Period
to 16 July 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 16 July 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
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 29 12 24
Rank change year-on-year -17 +12 +9
Contract jobs citing Python 13 19 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hounslow 4.14% 9.13% 4.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.87% 27.94% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 12 10
Hounslow median daily rate £425 £500 £421
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.00% +18.76% +5.25%
10th Percentile £271 £416 £106
90th Percentile £475 £551 £445
West London median daily rate £455 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +1.11% - +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Hounslow median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -15.79% -
10th Percentile £44.50 £38.75 £43.75
90th Percentile £45.50 £41.25 £51.25
West London median hourly rate £46.42 £40.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year +16.04% -20.00% -

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 101 68 84
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hounslow 32.17% 32.69% 27.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 34 64
Hounslow median daily rate £450 £436 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% -1.02% +12.82%
10th Percentile £313 £293 £278
90th Percentile £573 £546 £596
West London median daily rate £475 £433 £425
% change year-on-year +9.83% +1.76% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Hounslow median hourly rate £45.00 £41.25 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.09% +10.00% -6.25%
10th Percentile £44.50 £39.00 £28.00
90th Percentile £45.50 £43.50 £49.00
West London median hourly rate £43.75 £37.50 £24.25
% change year-on-year +16.67% +54.64% -22.40%

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 16 July 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 16 July 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
Feltham +2 6 £438 -4.89% 3
Isleworth -16 3 - - 1
Brentford - 2 £189 - 1
Osterley -5 1 - - 1
Chiswick - 1 - -
Python
West London

For the 6 months to 16 July 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 10 (76.92%) Java
1 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (61.54%) Jenkins
3 7 (53.85%) DevOps
3 7 (53.85%) C++
3 7 (53.85%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (46.15%) TDD
4 6 (46.15%) Spring
4 6 (46.15%) Spring Boot
4 6 (46.15%) Ansible
5 5 (38.46%) Bash Shell
5 5 (38.46%) Scrum
5 5 (38.46%) Linux
5 5 (38.46%) Ruby
5 5 (38.46%) RESTful
5 5 (38.46%) Scala
6 4 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (30.77%) MongoDB
6 4 (30.77%) Multithreading
6 4 (30.77%) OOP
6 4 (30.77%) OO
6 4 (30.77%) Configuration Management
6 4 (30.77%) Web Services
6 4 (30.77%) Perl
6 4 (30.77%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (30.77%) Docker
6 4 (30.77%) Kubernetes
6 4 (30.77%) Java 8
7 3 (23.08%) Gatling
7 3 (23.08%) Analytics

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 1 (7.69%) Apache Solr
1 1 (7.69%) Apache Spark
1 1 (7.69%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (15.38%) Akamai
3 1 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) MongoDB
1 4 (30.77%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (23.08%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (15.38%) Big Data
3 2 (15.38%) Hazelcast
3 2 (15.38%) QlikView
3 2 (15.38%) Spotfire
4 1 (7.69%) MySQL
4 1 (7.69%) Power BI
4 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (61.54%) Jenkins
2 3 (23.08%) Gatling
2 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
3 2 (15.38%) Cucumber
3 2 (15.38%) JUnit
3 2 (15.38%) Maven
3 2 (15.38%) Mockito
4 1 (7.69%) JMeter
4 1 (7.69%) LoadRunner
General
1 1 (7.69%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Developer
1 4 (30.77%) Java Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) AWS Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Agile Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Agile Java Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) C++ Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Data Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Java Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Data Scientist
4 1 (7.69%) Data Visualisation Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Integration Tester
4 1 (7.69%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) Spring
1 6 (46.15%) Spring Boot
2 5 (38.46%) RESTful
3 4 (30.77%) Web Services
4 2 (15.38%) REST
4 2 (15.38%) Sensu
5 1 (7.69%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (7.69%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.69%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (53.85%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (53.85%) DevOps
3 6 (46.15%) TDD
4 5 (38.46%) Scrum
5 4 (30.77%) Configuration Management
5 4 (30.77%) Multithreading
5 4 (30.77%) OO
5 4 (30.77%) OOP
6 3 (23.08%) Analytics
6 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (23.08%) High Availability
6 3 (23.08%) Non-Functional Testing
6 3 (23.08%) Open Source
7 2 (15.38%) BDD
7 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (15.38%) Dashboard Development
7 2 (15.38%) Data Visualisation
7 2 (15.38%) Functional Testing
7 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) Java
2 7 (53.85%) C++
3 5 (38.46%) Bash Shell
3 5 (38.46%) Ruby
3 5 (38.46%) Scala
4 4 (30.77%) Java 8
4 4 (30.77%) Perl
5 3 (23.08%) R
6 1 (7.69%) C
6 1 (7.69%) Go
6 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
1 2 (15.38%) Master's Degree
2 1 (7.69%) PhD
2 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) QA
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (46.15%) Ansible
2 4 (30.77%) Kubernetes
3 2 (15.38%) Prometheus
3 2 (15.38%) Puppet
3 2 (15.38%) Terraform
4 1 (7.69%) Galera Cluster
4 1 (7.69%) Grafana
4 1 (7.69%) Icinga
4 1 (7.69%) Mesos
4 1 (7.69%) Nagios
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Tableau
2 1 (7.69%) AppDynamics
2 1 (7.69%) SOASTA, Inc