Period
to 19 August 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 19 August 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
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 6 8 29
Rank change year-on-year +2 +21 +7
Contract jobs citing Python 85 38 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 24.78% 15.20% 3.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 37.28% 30.40% 8.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 27 8
Canary Wharf median daily rate £550 £535 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.80% +7.00% -4.76%
10th Percentile £500 £438 £316
90th Percentile £675 £650 £633
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £550 £535 £500
% change year-on-year +2.80% +7.00% -8.68%
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 228 125 109
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 66.47% 50.00% 41.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 99 82
Canary Wharf median daily rate £511 £570 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.31% +31.03% -10.77%
10th Percentile £382 £378 £319
90th Percentile £600 £650 £650
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £510 £571 £450
% change year-on-year -10.72% +26.94% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Canary Wharf median hourly rate - - £26.00
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate - - £26.00

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 19 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Python in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 64 (75.29%) Finance
2 58 (68.24%) SQL
3 46 (54.12%) Git (software)
4 45 (52.94%) Hadoop
4 45 (52.94%) Amazon AWS
5 44 (51.76%) Data Science
6 42 (49.41%) Analytics
6 42 (49.41%) Apache Spark
7 41 (48.24%) Big Data
8 39 (45.88%) NoSQL
8 39 (45.88%) Algorithms
9 32 (37.65%) Agile Software Development
10 31 (36.47%) SQL Server
11 29 (34.12%) Linux
11 29 (34.12%) Relational Database
11 29 (34.12%) Scala
12 27 (31.76%) Machine Learning
12 27 (31.76%) Deep Learning
12 27 (31.76%) Java
13 26 (30.59%) Open Source
14 25 (29.41%) OpenCV
14 25 (29.41%) Perl
15 24 (28.24%) Microsoft Azure
16 23 (27.06%) RDBMS
17 22 (25.88%) ETL
17 22 (25.88%) Visual Studio Team System
18 21 (24.71%) Technical Architecture
18 21 (24.71%) Computer Vision
19 20 (23.53%) Convolutional Neural Network
20 19 (22.35%) Degree

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 42 (49.41%) Apache Spark
2 11 (12.94%) Elasticsearch
2 11 (12.94%) Ethereum
2 11 (12.94%) Hyperledger
3 9 (10.59%) Apache Solr
4 8 (9.41%) Confluence
4 8 (9.41%) SAS
5 7 (8.24%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.35%) Apache Pig
7 1 (1.18%) Apache
7 1 (1.18%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (1.18%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (7.06%) Microsoft Excel
1 6 (7.06%) MS Visio
2 5 (5.88%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 5 (5.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (2.35%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 45 (52.94%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (28.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (14.12%) Amazon S3
4 11 (12.94%) Cloud Computing
5 7 (8.24%) Amazon EC2
6 6 (7.06%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (1.18%) Amazon EMR
7 1 (1.18%) Azure Data Factory
7 1 (1.18%) GitHub
7 1 (1.18%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (1.18%) IaaS
7 1 (1.18%) PaaS
7 1 (1.18%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.06%) SSL
2 5 (5.88%) Kerberos
2 5 (5.88%) VPN
3 2 (2.35%) DNS
4 1 (1.18%) BIG-IP
4 1 (1.18%) DHCP
4 1 (1.18%) HTTP
4 1 (1.18%) Internet
4 1 (1.18%) Intranet
4 1 (1.18%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (52.94%) Hadoop
2 41 (48.24%) Big Data
3 39 (45.88%) NoSQL
4 31 (36.47%) SQL Server
5 29 (34.12%) Relational Database
6 23 (27.06%) RDBMS
7 14 (16.47%) Apache Hive
7 14 (16.47%) Power BI
8 12 (14.12%) Blockchain
9 11 (12.94%) HBase
10 10 (11.76%) Data Lake
10 10 (11.76%) Spotfire
11 9 (10.59%) Data Warehouse
12 8 (9.41%) Impala
12 8 (9.41%) MongoDB
13 7 (8.24%) Data Mining
14 6 (7.06%) Amazon Redshift
14 6 (7.06%) Apache Cassandra
14 6 (7.06%) PostgreSQL
14 6 (7.06%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 46 (54.12%) Git (software)
2 22 (25.88%) Visual Studio Team System
3 11 (12.94%) Jenkins
4 8 (9.41%) JIRA
5 5 (5.88%) Cucumber
5 5 (5.88%) FishEye
5 5 (5.88%) Selenium
6 3 (3.53%) TeamCity
7 2 (2.35%) Visual Studio
8 1 (1.18%) GitLab
8 1 (1.18%) Maven
General
1 64 (75.29%) Finance
2 8 (9.41%) Games
3 5 (5.88%) Banking
4 3 (3.53%) Retail
5 2 (2.35%) Front Office
6 1 (1.18%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (28.24%) Developer
2 21 (24.71%) Data Engineer
3 17 (20.00%) Big Data Engineer
4 11 (12.94%) Blockchain Developer
4 11 (12.94%) Data Scientist
5 6 (7.06%) Big Data Developer
5 6 (7.06%) Hadoop Developer
5 6 (7.06%) Platform Engineer
6 5 (5.88%) Analytics Consultant
6 5 (5.88%) Computer Scientist
6 5 (5.88%) Computer Vision Scientist
6 5 (5.88%) Consultant
6 5 (5.88%) Digital Transformation
6 5 (5.88%) Python Developer
7 4 (4.71%) DevOps Engineer
8 3 (3.53%) Big Data Consultant
8 3 (3.53%) Data Consultant
9 2 (2.35%) Scrum Master
9 2 (2.35%) Senior Python Developer
9 2 (2.35%) Talend Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (29.41%) OpenCV
2 18 (21.18%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 14 (16.47%) React
4 13 (15.29%) TensorFlow
5 11 (12.94%) Natural Language Processing
6 9 (10.59%) Kafka
7 8 (9.41%) Keras
8 6 (7.06%) Play Framework
8 6 (7.06%) XML
9 5 (5.88%) Gherkin
9 5 (5.88%) GraphX
9 5 (5.88%) HTML
9 5 (5.88%) HTML5
10 4 (4.71%) AngularJS
11 3 (3.53%) scikit-learn
11 3 (3.53%) SQLAlchemy
11 3 (3.53%) Vue.js
12 2 (2.35%) Pandas
12 2 (2.35%) Spark Streaming
12 2 (2.35%) Theano
Miscellaneous
1 39 (45.88%) Algorithms
2 18 (21.18%) HoloLens
3 15 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (12.94%) Bitcoin
5 10 (11.76%) Computer Science
6 6 (7.06%) Fintech
6 6 (7.06%) Linux Command Line
6 6 (7.06%) Wiki
7 2 (2.35%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (1.18%) Clustering
8 1 (1.18%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.18%) Private Cloud
8 1 (1.18%) Replication
8 1 (1.18%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 29 (34.12%) Linux
2 18 (21.18%) Unix
3 6 (7.06%) Windows
4 2 (2.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (2.35%) Solaris
5 1 (1.18%) CentOS
5 1 (1.18%) SUSE
5 1 (1.18%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (51.76%) Data Science
2 42 (49.41%) Analytics
3 32 (37.65%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (31.76%) Deep Learning
4 27 (31.76%) Machine Learning
5 26 (30.59%) Open Source
6 22 (25.88%) ETL
7 21 (24.71%) Computer Vision
7 21 (24.71%) Technical Architecture
8 20 (23.53%) Convolutional Neural Network
9 19 (22.35%) Continuous Integration
10 17 (20.00%) Data Engineering
10 17 (20.00%) DevOps
10 17 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
10 17 (20.00%) Visualisation
11 16 (18.82%) Scrum
11 16 (18.82%) Use Case
12 14 (16.47%) Mathematics
13 13 (15.29%) Test Automation
14 12 (14.12%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 58 (68.24%) SQL
2 29 (34.12%) Scala
3 27 (31.76%) Java
4 25 (29.41%) Perl
5 17 (20.00%) C++
5 17 (20.00%) R
6 14 (16.47%) Bash Shell
6 14 (16.47%) JavaScript
6 14 (16.47%) Ruby
7 12 (14.12%) C
7 12 (14.12%) MATLAB
8 8 (9.41%) Korn
9 7 (8.24%) Shell Script
10 6 (7.06%) PowerShell
11 3 (3.53%) C#
11 3 (3.53%) Go
11 3 (3.53%) PHP
12 1 (1.18%) ES6
12 1 (1.18%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 19 (22.35%) Degree
2 7 (8.24%) Master's Degree
2 7 (8.24%) PhD
3 6 (7.06%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.18%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.35%) QA
2 1 (1.18%) GCP
2 1 (1.18%) GDPR
System Software
1 14 (16.47%) HDFS
2 3 (3.53%) Docker
3 1 (1.18%) Apache Flume
3 1 (1.18%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (1.18%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 16 (18.82%) Ansible
2 12 (14.12%) Hadoop YARN
3 11 (12.94%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (12.94%) Puppet
4 4 (4.71%) Salt
5 2 (2.35%) Kubernetes
6 1 (1.18%) CFEngine
6 1 (1.18%) Oozie
6 1 (1.18%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 18 (21.18%) Oracle
2 12 (14.12%) Microsoft
3 9 (10.59%) Databricks
4 8 (9.41%) Alteryx
5 7 (8.24%) Cloudera
5 7 (8.24%) Google
5 7 (8.24%) Tableau
6 5 (5.88%) Atlassian
6 5 (5.88%) Hortonworks
6 5 (5.88%) SAP
7 4 (4.71%) Talend
8 2 (2.35%) Sybase
9 1 (1.18%) F5
9 1 (1.18%) Informatica
9 1 (1.18%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.18%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (1.18%) SaltStack
9 1 (1.18%) Splunk
9 1 (1.18%) VMware
9 1 (1.18%) Zend