Period
to 15 February 2019

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 15 February 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
City of London > London Bridge
6 months to
15 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 8 9 8
Rank change year-on-year +1 -1 -
Contract jobs citing Python 82 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London Bridge 25.00% 8.82% 5.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.71% 13.04% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 3 1
London Bridge median daily rate £525 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.67% - -
10th Percentile £513 £420 £425
90th Percentile £575 £480 £475
City of London median daily rate £550 £550 £550
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London Bridge median hourly rate - - -
City of London median hourly rate - £28.00 -

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 London Bridge with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
London Bridge
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 267 23 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London Bridge 81.40% 67.65% 72.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 265 22 10
London Bridge median daily rate £525 £550 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.55% +46.67% -14.29%
10th Percentile £500 £390 £254
90th Percentile £575 £575 £629
City of London median daily rate £525 £525 £488
% change year-on-year - +7.69% +2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London Bridge median hourly rate - - -
City of London median hourly rate £37.09 £21.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year +72.51% -21.82% -7.22%

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 15 February 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Python in London Bridge

For the 6 months to 15 February 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 London Bridge region with a requirement for Python.

1 75 (91.46%) Finance
2 74 (90.24%) Apache Spark
2 74 (90.24%) PySpark
3 61 (74.39%) Elasticsearch
4 58 (70.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 58 (70.73%) NumPy
4 58 (70.73%) Splunk
4 58 (70.73%) Pandas
5 23 (28.05%) Amazon AWS
6 20 (24.39%) Big Data
7 17 (20.73%) Google Cloud Platform
7 17 (20.73%) Google
7 17 (20.73%) Apache
8 16 (19.51%) Microsoft Azure
8 16 (19.51%) Data Cleansing
8 16 (19.51%) Mentoring
8 16 (19.51%) Coaching
8 16 (19.51%) Apache Airflow
8 16 (19.51%) Data Engineering
8 16 (19.51%) Data Science
9 7 (8.54%) React
9 7 (8.54%) Linux
10 6 (7.32%) Git (software)
10 6 (7.32%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (6.10%) Test Automation
11 5 (6.10%) Selenium
11 5 (6.10%) Migration
11 5 (6.10%) Java
11 5 (6.10%) Unix
11 5 (6.10%) API Testing

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 74 (90.24%) Apache Spark
2 61 (74.39%) Elasticsearch
3 17 (20.73%) Apache
4 16 (19.51%) Apache Airflow
5 1 (1.22%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 23 (28.05%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (20.73%) Google Cloud Platform
3 16 (19.51%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.22%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (1.22%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.22%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 1 (1.22%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (1.22%) GitHub
4 1 (1.22%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (24.39%) Big Data
2 1 (1.22%) Hadoop
2 1 (1.22%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.22%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.22%) Redis
Development Applications
1 6 (7.32%) Git (software)
2 5 (6.10%) Cucumber
2 5 (6.10%) Selenium
3 1 (1.22%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.22%) JIRA
General
1 75 (91.46%) Finance
Job Titles
1 59 (71.95%) Developer
2 54 (65.85%) Python Developer
3 16 (19.51%) Big Data Engineer
3 16 (19.51%) Data Engineer
3 16 (19.51%) Python Engineer
4 15 (18.29%) Apache Spark Developer
4 15 (18.29%) Elasticsearch Developer
5 4 (4.88%) Big Data Developer
6 2 (2.44%) DevOps Engineer
7 1 (1.22%) React Developer
7 1 (1.22%) Senior Developer
7 1 (1.22%) Senior React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (90.24%) PySpark
2 58 (70.73%) NumPy
2 58 (70.73%) Pandas
3 7 (8.54%) React
4 5 (6.10%) Gherkin
5 2 (2.44%) Node.js
6 1 (1.22%) Django
6 1 (1.22%) Elastic Stack
6 1 (1.22%) GraphQL
6 1 (1.22%) Memcached
6 1 (1.22%) Middleware
6 1 (1.22%) React Native
6 1 (1.22%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 58 (70.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 5 (6.10%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (1.22%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.54%) Linux
2 5 (6.10%) Unix
3 1 (1.22%) Ubuntu
3 1 (1.22%) Windows
3 1 (1.22%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (19.51%) Coaching
1 16 (19.51%) Data Cleansing
1 16 (19.51%) Data Engineering
1 16 (19.51%) Data Science
1 16 (19.51%) Mentoring
2 6 (7.32%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (6.10%) API Testing
3 5 (6.10%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 5 (6.10%) Front End Development
3 5 (6.10%) Migration
3 5 (6.10%) SDET
3 5 (6.10%) Test Automation
4 2 (2.44%) DevOps
5 1 (1.22%) Configuration Management
5 1 (1.22%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (1.22%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (1.22%) Defect Tracking
5 1 (1.22%) High Availability
5 1 (1.22%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.22%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.10%) Java
2 2 (2.44%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.22%) Perl
3 1 (1.22%) Ruby
3 1 (1.22%) Shell Script
System Software
1 3 (3.66%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (3.66%) Kubernetes
2 2 (2.44%) Ansible
2 2 (2.44%) Grafana
2 2 (2.44%) Kibana
2 2 (2.44%) Terraform
3 1 (1.22%) Fluentd
3 1 (1.22%) Graphite
3 1 (1.22%) logstash
3 1 (1.22%) Prometheus
3 1 (1.22%) Puppet
3 1 (1.22%) StatsD
Vendors
1 58 (70.73%) Splunk
2 17 (20.73%) Google
3 1 (1.22%) Atlassian