Period
to 24 September 2018

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 24 September 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
West London > Hounslow
6 months to
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 27 4 19
Rank change year-on-year -23 +15 +18
Contract jobs citing Python 20 35 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hounslow 5.38% 14.52% 5.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.35% 36.84% 18.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 22 15
Hounslow median daily rate £450 £513 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.20% +20.59% +6.58%
10th Percentile £300 £317 £108
90th Percentile £575 £575 £500
West London median daily rate £489 £500 £425
% change year-on-year -2.25% +17.65% +9.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Hounslow median hourly rate - £40.00 £55.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -27.27% -
West London median hourly rate £46.42 £40.00 £55.00
% change year-on-year +16.04% -27.27% -

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 109 95 91
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hounslow 29.30% 39.42% 28.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 54 68
Hounslow median daily rate £500 £450 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +2.27% +12.82%
10th Percentile £314 £352 £191
90th Percentile £592 £571 £561
West London median daily rate £475 £450 £414
% change year-on-year +5.56% +8.76% +13.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Hounslow median hourly rate - £40.00 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -20.00% +90.77%
West London median hourly rate £45.00 £37.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year +20.00% +50.00% -28.57%

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 24 September 2018.

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 24 September 2018. 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
Isleworth +1 6 £525 - 4
Feltham +4 5 £450 -9.77% 2
Osterley +2 5 £300 -33.33%
Brentford -11 1 £550 +69.23%
Chiswick -13 1 - - 1
Python
West London

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 Hounslow region with a requirement for Python.

1 11 (55.00%) Linux
1 11 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (50.00%) Java
3 9 (45.00%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (45.00%) DevOps
4 8 (40.00%) Jenkins
4 8 (40.00%) Scala
4 8 (40.00%) SQL
5 7 (35.00%) TDD
5 7 (35.00%) RESTful
5 7 (35.00%) Docker
5 7 (35.00%) Kubernetes
6 6 (30.00%) Gatling
6 6 (30.00%) BDD
6 6 (30.00%) Big Data
6 6 (30.00%) Unix
7 5 (25.00%) C++
7 5 (25.00%) High Availability
7 5 (25.00%) MongoDB
7 5 (25.00%) Bash Shell
7 5 (25.00%) Spring
7 5 (25.00%) Spring Boot
7 5 (25.00%) Prometheus
7 5 (25.00%) Relational Database
7 5 (25.00%) Ansible
8 4 (20.00%) Apache Spark
8 4 (20.00%) Impala
8 4 (20.00%) Acceptance Criteria
8 4 (20.00%) Grafana
8 4 (20.00%) Data Science

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 4 (20.00%) Apache Spark
2 3 (15.00%) Apache Solr
2 3 (15.00%) SAS
3 1 (5.00%) Amazon Alexa
3 1 (5.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (10.00%) Akamai
3 1 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.00%) Bluetooth
2 1 (5.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (5.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) Big Data
2 5 (25.00%) MongoDB
2 5 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 4 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (20.00%) Apache Hive
3 4 (20.00%) Hadoop
3 4 (20.00%) Impala
4 3 (15.00%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (10.00%) Hazelcast
5 2 (10.00%) Power BI
6 1 (5.00%) Data Lake
6 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (5.00%) Flink
6 1 (5.00%) HBase
6 1 (5.00%) MySQL
6 1 (5.00%) NoSQL
6 1 (5.00%) QlikView
6 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 6 (30.00%) Gatling
3 4 (20.00%) JMeter
4 3 (15.00%) Git (software)
5 2 (10.00%) Cucumber
5 2 (10.00%) JUnit
5 2 (10.00%) Maven
5 2 (10.00%) Mockito
6 1 (5.00%) GCC
6 1 (5.00%) LoadRunner
General
1 2 (10.00%) Games
2 1 (5.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.00%) Retail
2 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Developer
2 4 (20.00%) Agile Developer
3 3 (15.00%) AWS Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Java Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Python Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Support Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Agile Java Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Customer Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Customer Support Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Data Scientist
4 2 (10.00%) Java Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Applications Support
5 1 (5.00%) Applications Support Specialist
5 1 (5.00%) Big Data Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Big Data Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Big Data Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.00%) C++ Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Data Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (35.00%) RESTful
2 5 (25.00%) Spring
2 5 (25.00%) Spring Boot
3 3 (15.00%) Django
3 3 (15.00%) Flask
3 3 (15.00%) Kafka
3 3 (15.00%) Web Services
4 2 (10.00%) HTML
4 2 (10.00%) REST
4 2 (10.00%) Sensu
4 2 (10.00%) XML
5 1 (5.00%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (5.00%) Spark Streaming
5 1 (5.00%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Data Structures
2 2 (10.00%) Blog
2 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (10.00%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (10.00%) Video on Demand
3 1 (5.00%) Cyber Defence
3 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.00%) Device Driver
3 1 (5.00%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 11 (55.00%) Linux
2 6 (30.00%) Unix
3 2 (10.00%) Mac OS X
4 1 (5.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (45.00%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (45.00%) DevOps
3 7 (35.00%) TDD
4 6 (30.00%) BDD
5 5 (25.00%) High Availability
6 4 (20.00%) Acceptance Criteria
6 4 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (20.00%) Data Modelling
6 4 (20.00%) Data Science
6 4 (20.00%) DRM
6 4 (20.00%) Kanban
6 4 (20.00%) Performance Testing
6 4 (20.00%) Project Management
6 4 (20.00%) Scrum
6 4 (20.00%) Visualisation
7 3 (15.00%) Microservices
7 3 (15.00%) OO
7 3 (15.00%) OOP
7 3 (15.00%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 10 (50.00%) Java
2 8 (40.00%) Scala
2 8 (40.00%) SQL
3 5 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 5 (25.00%) C++
4 4 (20.00%) Perl
4 4 (20.00%) R
4 4 (20.00%) Ruby
5 3 (15.00%) Go
5 3 (15.00%) Java 8
5 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
6 2 (10.00%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) PhD
2 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 7 (35.00%) Docker
2 1 (5.00%) Apache Flume
2 1 (5.00%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 7 (35.00%) Kubernetes
2 5 (25.00%) Ansible
2 5 (25.00%) Prometheus
3 4 (20.00%) Grafana
4 3 (15.00%) Kibana
4 3 (15.00%) logstash
5 2 (10.00%) Puppet
5 2 (10.00%) Terraform
6 1 (5.00%) Galera Cluster
6 1 (5.00%) Hadoop YARN
6 1 (5.00%) Icinga
6 1 (5.00%) Mesos
6 1 (5.00%) Nagios
6 1 (5.00%) Oozie
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) CA
1 4 (20.00%) Cisco
1 4 (20.00%) Tableau
2 3 (15.00%) Cloudera
3 1 (5.00%) AppDynamics
3 1 (5.00%) Google
3 1 (5.00%) Informatica
3 1 (5.00%) SOASTA, Inc
3 1 (5.00%) Teradata