Period
to 16 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf with a requirement for Python skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Python over the 6 months to 16 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Python
Tower Hamlets > Canary Wharf
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 9 17 23
Rank change year-on-year +8 +6 +10
Contract jobs citing Python 80 36 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 21.56% 12.20% 6.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.47% 22.78% 13.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 25 16
Canary Wharf median daily rate £563 £575 £506
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.17% +13.58% +1.25%
10th Percentile £500 £443 £406
90th Percentile £650 £650 £594
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £563 £575 £506
% change year-on-year -2.17% +13.58% -1.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Canary Wharf median hourly rate - - -
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate - - -

Python is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Canary Wharf
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 281 158 140
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 75.74% 53.56% 45.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 249 127 105
Canary Wharf median daily rate £550 £550 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +22.22% -10.00%
10th Percentile £413 £404 £313
90th Percentile £650 £650 £625
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £550 £550 £450
% change year-on-year - +22.22% -13.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Canary Wharf median hourly rate - - -
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate - - -

Python
Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

Job postings citing Python as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf.

Job vacancy trend for Python in Canary Wharf

Python
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Python in Canary Wharf.

Contractor daily rate trend for Python in Canary Wharf

Python
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Python in Canary Wharf over the 6 months to 16 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Python in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 16 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Python also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Canary Wharf region with a requirement for Python.

1 59 (73.75%) Amazon AWS
2 50 (62.50%) Java
3 48 (60.00%) Hadoop
4 41 (51.25%) RESTful
4 41 (51.25%) Microservices
5 37 (46.25%) DevOps
6 33 (41.25%) Ansible
6 33 (41.25%) SQL
7 30 (37.50%) Docker
7 30 (37.50%) Kubernetes
7 30 (37.50%) Machine Learning
8 27 (33.75%) Terraform
8 27 (33.75%) Greenfield Project
9 26 (32.50%) Agile Software Development
10 24 (30.00%) NoSQL
11 23 (28.75%) Finance
12 19 (23.75%) Open Source
12 19 (23.75%) Big Data
12 19 (23.75%) Analytics
13 18 (22.50%) React
14 17 (21.25%) TDD
14 17 (21.25%) Banking
15 16 (20.00%) Web Development
15 16 (20.00%) Test Automation
15 16 (20.00%) JavaScript
15 16 (20.00%) SDLC
15 16 (20.00%) MongoDB
15 16 (20.00%) Data Science
16 15 (18.75%) BDD
16 15 (18.75%) Pandas

Python
Co-occurring IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 14 (17.50%) Confluence
2 13 (16.25%) Apache Spark
3 8 (10.00%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (5.00%) Apache
4 4 (5.00%) SAS
5 3 (3.75%) Apache Solr
5 3 (3.75%) SharePoint
5 3 (3.75%) Tomcat
6 2 (2.50%) Cloud Foundry
6 2 (2.50%) Ethereum
6 2 (2.50%) Hyperledger
7 1 (1.25%) Apache Pig
7 1 (1.25%) nginx
7 1 (1.25%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (1.25%) Chatbot
1 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 59 (73.75%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (15.00%) SaaS
3 7 (8.75%) Amazon EMR
4 4 (5.00%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (3.75%) Amazon S3
6 2 (2.50%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (2.50%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (1.25%) Azure Data Factory
7 1 (1.25%) GitHub
7 1 (1.25%) IaaS
7 1 (1.25%) PaaS
7 1 (1.25%) Serverless
7 1 (1.25%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.75%) SSL
2 2 (2.50%) Kerberos
2 2 (2.50%) VPN
3 1 (1.25%) BIG-IP
3 1 (1.25%) DNS
3 1 (1.25%) HTTP
3 1 (1.25%) Internet
3 1 (1.25%) Intranet
3 1 (1.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (60.00%) Hadoop
2 24 (30.00%) NoSQL
3 19 (23.75%) Big Data
4 16 (20.00%) MongoDB
5 14 (17.50%) Apache Cassandra
6 12 (15.00%) Apache Hive
7 9 (11.25%) Relational Database
8 7 (8.75%) Power BI
8 7 (8.75%) RDBMS
8 7 (8.75%) SQL Server
9 5 (6.25%) Spotfire
10 4 (5.00%) HBase
10 4 (5.00%) MySQL
11 3 (3.75%) Blockchain
11 3 (3.75%) Data Lake
11 3 (3.75%) Data Mining
11 3 (3.75%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (3.75%) Parquet
11 3 (3.75%) Redis
12 2 (2.50%) HDInsight
Development Applications
1 14 (17.50%) JIRA
2 13 (16.25%) Git (software)
3 12 (15.00%) Bitbucket
3 12 (15.00%) Pylint
4 5 (6.25%) Jenkins
4 5 (6.25%) Visual Studio Team System
5 2 (2.50%) FishEye
6 1 (1.25%) CF BOSH
6 1 (1.25%) Maven
6 1 (1.25%) SonarQube
6 1 (1.25%) TeamCity
General
1 23 (28.75%) Finance
2 17 (21.25%) Banking
3 2 (2.50%) Front Office
3 2 (2.50%) Games
4 1 (1.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 32 (40.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 27 (33.75%) AWS DevOps
2 27 (33.75%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 27 (33.75%) AWS Engineer
2 27 (33.75%) Hadoop Engineer
3 21 (26.25%) Developer
4 16 (20.00%) Python Developer
5 14 (17.50%) Data Engineer
6 13 (16.25%) Big Data Engineer
7 11 (13.75%) Python Engineer
8 5 (6.25%) Data Scientist
9 3 (3.75%) Project Manager
9 3 (3.75%) Senior Developer
9 3 (3.75%) Senior Python Developer
9 3 (3.75%) Site Reliability Engineer
9 3 (3.75%) Technical Manager
9 3 (3.75%) Technical Project Manager
10 2 (2.50%) Big Data Developer
10 2 (2.50%) Blockchain Developer
10 2 (2.50%) Data Science Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (51.25%) RESTful
2 18 (22.50%) React
3 15 (18.75%) Pandas
4 14 (17.50%) Web Services
5 13 (16.25%) Elastic Stack
6 12 (15.00%) pytest
6 12 (15.00%) Redux
7 8 (10.00%) PySpark
8 6 (7.50%) OpenCV
9 5 (6.25%) Kafka
9 5 (6.25%) TensorFlow
10 4 (5.00%) Keras
10 4 (5.00%) LAMP
10 4 (5.00%) scikit-learn
10 4 (5.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
11 3 (3.75%) AngularJS
11 3 (3.75%) Caffe
11 3 (3.75%) Natural Language Processing
11 3 (3.75%) NumPy
11 3 (3.75%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 27 (33.75%) Greenfield Project
2 12 (15.00%) Algorithms
2 12 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.00%) HoloLens
4 2 (2.50%) Bitcoin
4 2 (2.50%) Fintech
4 2 (2.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (2.50%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (1.25%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.25%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.25%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.25%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.25%) User Experience
5 1 (1.25%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 11 (13.75%) Linux
2 6 (7.50%) Unix
3 2 (2.50%) Windows
4 1 (1.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.25%) Solaris
4 1 (1.25%) SUSE
4 1 (1.25%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (51.25%) Microservices
2 37 (46.25%) DevOps
3 30 (37.50%) Machine Learning
4 26 (32.50%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (23.75%) Analytics
5 19 (23.75%) Open Source
6 17 (21.25%) TDD
7 16 (20.00%) Data Science
7 16 (20.00%) SDLC
7 16 (20.00%) Test Automation
7 16 (20.00%) Web Development
8 15 (18.75%) BDD
8 15 (18.75%) Deep Learning
9 12 (15.00%) Task Automation
10 10 (12.50%) Data Analysis
10 10 (12.50%) Statistical Modelling
11 9 (11.25%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (10.00%) Predictive Analytics
12 8 (10.00%) Visualisation
13 7 (8.75%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 50 (62.50%) Java
2 33 (41.25%) SQL
3 16 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 9 (11.25%) Perl
4 9 (11.25%) Ruby
4 9 (11.25%) Scala
5 8 (10.00%) MATLAB
6 6 (7.50%) R
7 4 (5.00%) Bash Shell
8 3 (3.75%) C
8 3 (3.75%) C++
8 3 (3.75%) PHP
8 3 (3.75%) Shell Script
9 2 (2.50%) C#
9 2 (2.50%) Korn
10 1 (1.25%) ES6
10 1 (1.25%) Groovy
10 1 (1.25%) Java 8
10 1 (1.25%) PHP 7
10 1 (1.25%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (17.50%) Degree
2 10 (12.50%) Master's Degree
3 3 (3.75%) PhD
4 2 (2.50%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.25%) AWS Certification
5 1 (1.25%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.50%) PMO
2 1 (1.25%) GDPR
2 1 (1.25%) QA
System Software
1 30 (37.50%) Docker
2 4 (5.00%) HDFS
3 2 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.25%) Apache Flume
4 1 (1.25%) LXC
4 1 (1.25%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.25%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (1.25%) VirtualBox
4 1 (1.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 33 (41.25%) Ansible
2 30 (37.50%) Kubernetes
3 27 (33.75%) Terraform
4 4 (5.00%) Hadoop YARN
4 4 (5.00%) Puppet
5 3 (3.75%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.25%) CFEngine
6 1 (1.25%) Oozie
6 1 (1.25%) Salt
Vendors
1 13 (16.25%) Splunk
2 10 (12.50%) Hortonworks
3 9 (11.25%) Cloudera
4 7 (8.75%) Oracle
5 5 (6.25%) Alteryx
5 5 (6.25%) Databricks
6 4 (5.00%) Google
6 4 (5.00%) Microsoft
7 3 (3.75%) Tableau
8 2 (2.50%) Atlassian
8 2 (2.50%) Talend
8 2 (2.50%) VMware
9 1 (1.25%) Citrix
9 1 (1.25%) F5
9 1 (1.25%) Informatica
9 1 (1.25%) MuleSoft
9 1 (1.25%) NetApp
9 1 (1.25%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.25%) SAP
9 1 (1.25%) Zend