Period
to 17 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London Bridge 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 17 November 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
City of London > London Bridge
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 8 - 9
Rank change year-on-year - +9 -2
Contract jobs citing Python 67 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London Bridge 26.91% - 3.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.06% - 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 0 1
London Bridge median daily rate £525 - £450
10th Percentile £463 - £425
90th Percentile £575 - £475
City of London median daily rate £550 £575 £538
% change year-on-year -4.35% +6.98% +7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London Bridge median hourly rate - - -
City of London median hourly rate - £27.55 -

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 London Bridge with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
London Bridge
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 209 10 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London Bridge 83.94% 47.62% 78.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 206 7 12
London Bridge median daily rate £525 £550 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.55% +45.70% -5.63%
10th Percentile £500 £243 £242
90th Percentile £588 £575 £610
City of London median daily rate £525 £525 £475
% change year-on-year - +10.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
London Bridge median hourly rate - £13.66 -
City of London median hourly rate £37.09 £22.99 £27.50
% change year-on-year +61.31% -16.39% +5.42%

Python
Job Vacancy Trend in London Bridge

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

Job vacancy trend for Python in London Bridge

Python
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London Bridge

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Python in London Bridge

Python
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London Bridge

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Python in London Bridge over the 6 months to 17 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Python in London Bridge

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 London Bridge region with a requirement for Python.

1 45 (67.16%) Elasticsearch
2 43 (64.18%) Finance
3 42 (62.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 42 (62.69%) NumPy
3 42 (62.69%) Splunk
3 42 (62.69%) Pandas
3 42 (62.69%) Apache Spark
3 42 (62.69%) PySpark
4 23 (34.33%) Amazon AWS
5 22 (32.84%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (31.34%) Unix
6 21 (31.34%) Test Automation
7 17 (25.37%) Big Data
8 15 (22.39%) Ansible
9 14 (20.90%) Jenkins
9 14 (20.90%) Hadoop
9 14 (20.90%) Amazon EC2
9 14 (20.90%) Continuous Integration
9 14 (20.90%) Puppet
9 14 (20.90%) Windows
9 14 (20.90%) Shell Script
10 13 (19.40%) Microsoft Excel
10 13 (19.40%) MS Visio
10 13 (19.40%) ETL
10 13 (19.40%) SQL
10 13 (19.40%) Oracle
10 13 (19.40%) SQL Server
10 13 (19.40%) Data Analysis
10 13 (19.40%) Korn
10 13 (19.40%) Scrum

Python
Co-occurring IT Skills in London Bridge 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 45 (67.16%) Elasticsearch
2 42 (62.69%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.49%) Apache
3 1 (1.49%) Confluence
Applications
1 13 (19.40%) Microsoft Excel
1 13 (19.40%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 23 (34.33%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (20.90%) Amazon EC2
3 13 (19.40%) Amazon S3
3 13 (19.40%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (1.49%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (1.49%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 1 (1.49%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (1.49%) GitHub
4 1 (1.49%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.49%) Google Play
4 1 (1.49%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (25.37%) Big Data
2 14 (20.90%) Hadoop
3 13 (19.40%) Apache Hive
3 13 (19.40%) Impala
3 13 (19.40%) SQL Server
3 13 (19.40%) Sqoop
4 1 (1.49%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.49%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.49%) Redis
Development Applications
1 14 (20.90%) Jenkins
2 9 (13.43%) Git (software)
3 8 (11.94%) Cucumber
3 8 (11.94%) Selenium
4 1 (1.49%) JIRA
4 1 (1.49%) JUnit
4 1 (1.49%) Robotium
General
1 43 (64.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 44 (65.67%) Developer
2 38 (56.72%) Python Developer
3 22 (32.84%) Apache Spark Developer
3 22 (32.84%) Elasticsearch Developer
4 13 (19.40%) Platform Engineer
5 4 (5.97%) Big Data Developer
6 2 (2.99%) DevOps Engineer
7 1 (1.49%) Android Developer
7 1 (1.49%) Applications Developer
7 1 (1.49%) React Developer
7 1 (1.49%) Senior Developer
7 1 (1.49%) Senior React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (62.69%) NumPy
1 42 (62.69%) Pandas
1 42 (62.69%) PySpark
2 10 (14.93%) React
3 8 (11.94%) Gherkin
4 3 (4.48%) Node.js
5 2 (2.99%) Django
6 1 (1.49%) CSS
6 1 (1.49%) Elastic Stack
6 1 (1.49%) GraphQL
6 1 (1.49%) HTML
6 1 (1.49%) Memcached
6 1 (1.49%) Middleware
6 1 (1.49%) React Native
6 1 (1.49%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 42 (62.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 13 (19.40%) Wiki
3 8 (11.94%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (1.49%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.49%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.49%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.49%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 21 (31.34%) Unix
2 14 (20.90%) Windows
3 10 (14.93%) Linux
4 1 (1.49%) Android
4 1 (1.49%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.49%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (32.84%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (31.34%) Test Automation
3 14 (20.90%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (19.40%) Build Automation
4 13 (19.40%) Data Analysis
4 13 (19.40%) Data Extraction
4 13 (19.40%) ETL
4 13 (19.40%) Scrum
5 9 (13.43%) Front End Development
6 8 (11.94%) API Testing
6 8 (11.94%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 8 (11.94%) Migration
6 8 (11.94%) SDET
7 2 (2.99%) DevOps
8 1 (1.49%) Android Development
8 1 (1.49%) Auto-Scaling
8 1 (1.49%) Continuous Delivery
8 1 (1.49%) Defect Tracking
8 1 (1.49%) Mobile Application Development
8 1 (1.49%) Monetization
Programming Languages
1 14 (20.90%) Shell Script
2 13 (19.40%) Bash Shell
2 13 (19.40%) Korn
2 13 (19.40%) PowerShell
2 13 (19.40%) SQL
3 8 (11.94%) Java
4 3 (4.48%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.49%) Perl
5 1 (1.49%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (1.49%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (1.49%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.49%) GDPR
1 1 (1.49%) QA
System Software
1 13 (19.40%) HDFS
2 3 (4.48%) Docker
Systems Management
1 15 (22.39%) Ansible
2 14 (20.90%) Puppet
3 13 (19.40%) Hadoop YARN
3 13 (19.40%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (4.48%) Kubernetes
5 2 (2.99%) Grafana
5 2 (2.99%) Kibana
5 2 (2.99%) Terraform
6 1 (1.49%) Fluentd
6 1 (1.49%) Graphite
6 1 (1.49%) logstash
6 1 (1.49%) Prometheus
6 1 (1.49%) StatsD
Vendors
1 42 (62.69%) Splunk
2 13 (19.40%) Cloudera
2 13 (19.40%) Oracle
3 2 (2.99%) Google
4 1 (1.49%) Atlassian