Period
to 18 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hounslow 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 18 January 2019 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
West London > Hounslow
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 11 10 13
Rank change year-on-year -1 +3 +15
Contract jobs citing Python 36 40 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hounslow 9.70% 12.70% 7.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.25% 28.57% 26.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 24 13
Hounslow median daily rate £500 £525 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +23.53% +41.67%
10th Percentile £300 £324 £406
90th Percentile £606 £575 £476
West London median daily rate £475 £503 £425
% change year-on-year -5.47% +18.24% -9.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Hounslow median hourly rate - - £55.00
West London median hourly rate £45.00 - £41.25

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 Hounslow with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Hounslow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 119 140 65
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hounslow 32.08% 44.44% 28.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 98 39
Hounslow median daily rate £500 £525 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +23.53% +6.25%
10th Percentile £313 £339 £286
90th Percentile £606 £597 £506
West London median daily rate £475 £475 £413
% change year-on-year - +15.15% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Hounslow median hourly rate - - £52.50
West London median hourly rate £46.50 £42.50 £26.25
% change year-on-year +9.41% +61.90% -30.92%

Python
Job Vacancy Trend in Hounslow

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

Job vacancy trend for Python in Hounslow

Python
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hounslow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Python in Hounslow

Python
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hounslow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Python in Hounslow over the 6 months to 18 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Python in Hounslow

Python
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hounslow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Python in Hounslow.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Python in Hounslow

Python
Contract Job Locations in Hounslow

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Python within the Hounslow region over the 6 months to 18 January 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Feltham +2 10 £587 +25.23% 10
Isleworth +24 9 £500 -4.76% 1
Osterley +7 5 £300 -33.33%
Chiswick +4 5 £450 +38.46%
Brentford -14 2 £588 +23.68% 1
Python
West London

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, 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 Hounslow region with a requirement for Python.

1 21 (58.33%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (55.56%) DevOps
2 20 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (47.22%) Linux
4 13 (36.11%) SQL
4 13 (36.11%) Bash Shell
5 11 (30.56%) Puppet
5 11 (30.56%) Ansible
6 9 (25.00%) Docker
6 9 (25.00%) Data Modelling
6 9 (25.00%) VMware
7 8 (22.22%) Software Engineering
7 8 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (22.22%) Java
7 8 (22.22%) Kubernetes
7 8 (22.22%) Jenkins
7 8 (22.22%) Tableau
8 7 (19.44%) Analytics
8 7 (19.44%) Opscode Chef
8 7 (19.44%) Relational Database
8 7 (19.44%) Unix
8 7 (19.44%) QA
8 7 (19.44%) VMware Infrastructure
8 7 (19.44%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (16.67%) Git (software)
9 6 (16.67%) Scala
9 6 (16.67%) Django
9 6 (16.67%) Perl
9 6 (16.67%) Kibana
9 6 (16.67%) Microservices

Python
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hounslow 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 5 (13.89%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (11.11%) Apache Spark
3 3 (8.33%) Apache Solr
4 2 (5.56%) Cloud Foundry
4 2 (5.56%) MS Exchange
4 2 (5.56%) nginx
4 2 (5.56%) OpenStack
4 2 (5.56%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 21 (58.33%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (13.89%) Amazon S3
2 5 (13.89%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (11.11%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (5.56%) Adobe Analytics
5 2 (5.56%) Amazon EMR
5 2 (5.56%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (5.56%) GitHub
5 2 (5.56%) Heroku
5 2 (5.56%) PaaS
5 2 (5.56%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (2.78%) Amazon Alexa
6 1 (2.78%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.33%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.56%) LAN
2 2 (5.56%) WAN
3 1 (2.78%) Bluetooth
3 1 (2.78%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (2.78%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (19.44%) Relational Database
2 6 (16.67%) Big Data
3 5 (13.89%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (13.89%) Apache Hive
3 5 (13.89%) Hadoop
3 5 (13.89%) Impala
4 3 (8.33%) SQL Server
5 2 (5.56%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (5.56%) Amazon Redshift
5 2 (5.56%) Flink
5 2 (5.56%) HBase
6 1 (2.78%) Data Lake
6 1 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.78%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.78%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.78%) Power BI
6 1 (2.78%) QlikView
6 1 (2.78%) Redis
Development Applications
1 8 (22.22%) Jenkins
2 6 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 3 (8.33%) Gatling
3 3 (8.33%) JMeter
4 2 (5.56%) CF BOSH
4 2 (5.56%) Spinnaker
5 1 (2.78%) Appium
5 1 (2.78%) CircleCI
5 1 (2.78%) GCC
5 1 (2.78%) GitLab
5 1 (2.78%) JUnit
5 1 (2.78%) Mockito
5 1 (2.78%) Selenium
General
1 3 (8.33%) Finance
1 3 (8.33%) Marketing
1 3 (8.33%) Multimedia
2 2 (5.56%) Games
3 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.78%) Publishing
3 1 (2.78%) Retail
3 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (30.56%) Developer
2 10 (27.78%) DevOps Engineer
3 9 (25.00%) Python Developer
4 5 (13.89%) Agile Developer
5 4 (11.11%) Software Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Support Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) AWS Developer
6 3 (8.33%) AWS DevOps
6 3 (8.33%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) AWS Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) AWS Software Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Customer Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Customer Support Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) DevOps Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Python Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Python Software Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) SQL Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Tableau Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (16.67%) Django
2 5 (13.89%) Kafka
3 4 (11.11%) RESTful
4 3 (8.33%) Flask
4 3 (8.33%) Web Services
4 3 (8.33%) WebRTC
4 3 (8.33%) XML
5 2 (5.56%) AngularJS
5 2 (5.56%) HTML
5 2 (5.56%) NumPy
5 2 (5.56%) scikit-learn
5 2 (5.56%) SciPy
6 1 (2.78%) Dagger
6 1 (2.78%) Elastic Stack
6 1 (2.78%) GraphQL
6 1 (2.78%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (2.78%) RxJava
6 1 (2.78%) Sensu
6 1 (2.78%) Spark Streaming
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Management Information System
1 4 (11.11%) Public Cloud
1 4 (11.11%) Video on Demand
2 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.33%) Data Structures
2 3 (8.33%) Over-the-Top Content
2 3 (8.33%) Self-Motivation
2 3 (8.33%) User Experience
3 2 (5.56%) Blog
3 2 (5.56%) Cloud Native
3 2 (5.56%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (5.56%) Virtual Team
4 1 (2.78%) Cyber Defence
4 1 (2.78%) Device Driver
4 1 (2.78%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 17 (47.22%) Linux
2 7 (19.44%) Unix
3 2 (5.56%) Android
3 2 (5.56%) Mac OS X
3 2 (5.56%) Windows
3 2 (5.56%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.78%) Android TV
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
1 20 (55.56%) DevOps
2 9 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 8 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (22.22%) Software Engineering
4 7 (19.44%) Analytics
4 7 (19.44%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (16.67%) Microservices
6 5 (13.89%) BDD
6 5 (13.89%) Computer Science
6 5 (13.89%) Configuration Management
6 5 (13.89%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (13.89%) Data Science
6 5 (13.89%) DRM
6 5 (13.89%) Problem-Solving
6 5 (13.89%) Project Management
6 5 (13.89%) Visualisation
7 4 (11.11%) Kanban
7 4 (11.11%) Pair Programming
7 4 (11.11%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 13 (36.11%) Bash Shell
1 13 (36.11%) SQL
2 8 (22.22%) Java
3 6 (16.67%) Go
3 6 (16.67%) Perl
3 6 (16.67%) Scala
4 5 (13.89%) JavaScript
4 5 (13.89%) PowerShell
4 5 (13.89%) R
5 4 (11.11%) C++
5 4 (11.11%) Ruby
6 3 (8.33%) AWK
7 1 (2.78%) C
7 1 (2.78%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 4 (11.11%) Degree
2 2 (5.56%) RHCA
2 2 (5.56%) RHCE
2 2 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (2.78%) PhD
3 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (19.44%) QA
2 2 (5.56%) Data Quality
System Software
1 9 (25.00%) Docker
2 7 (19.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (13.89%) Xen
4 3 (8.33%) KVM
5 2 (5.56%) Active Directory
5 2 (5.56%) Apache Flume
5 2 (5.56%) Firmware
5 2 (5.56%) HDFS
5 2 (5.56%) Hyper-V
5 2 (5.56%) vSphere
5 2 (5.56%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 11 (30.56%) Ansible
1 11 (30.56%) Puppet
2 8 (22.22%) Kubernetes
3 7 (19.44%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (16.67%) Grafana
4 6 (16.67%) Kibana
5 5 (13.89%) Terraform
6 4 (11.11%) Prometheus
7 3 (8.33%) logstash
7 3 (8.33%) Salt
8 2 (5.56%) Hadoop YARN
8 2 (5.56%) Oozie
8 2 (5.56%) vRealize
9 1 (2.78%) Nagios
9 1 (2.78%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 9 (25.00%) VMware
2 8 (22.22%) Tableau
3 5 (13.89%) CA
3 5 (13.89%) Cisco
4 4 (11.11%) Atlassian
5 3 (8.33%) Cloudera
6 2 (5.56%) Adobe
6 2 (5.56%) Citrix
6 2 (5.56%) F5
6 2 (5.56%) Microsoft
6 2 (5.56%) MicroStrategy
6 2 (5.56%) Oracle
6 2 (5.56%) ServiceNow
7 1 (2.78%) Google
7 1 (2.78%) Informatica
7 1 (2.78%) SaltStack
7 1 (2.78%) Splunk
7 1 (2.78%) Teradata