Period
to 19 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Maidenhead 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 19 January 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
Berkshire > Maidenhead
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 24 29 27
Rank change year-on-year +5 -2 -
Contract jobs citing Python 14 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Maidenhead 4.71% 3.33% 1.05%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.28% 8.99% 4.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 1
Maidenhead median daily rate £525 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +31.25% +5.26% -
Berkshire median daily rate £475 £475 £388
% change year-on-year - +22.58% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Maidenhead median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £8.00 £33.75 £45.00
% change year-on-year -76.30% -25.00% +38.46%

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 Maidenhead with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Maidenhead
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 81 89 50
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Maidenhead 27.27% 37.08% 26.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 58 34
Maidenhead median daily rate £425 £425 £371
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.48% +35.00%
10th Percentile £313 £312 £254
90th Percentile £546 £825 £625
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £390
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 4
Maidenhead median hourly rate £54.00 £46.25 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.76% +15.63% -
10th Percentile £50.50 £45.00 £31.88
90th Percentile £59.90 £62.75 £49.18
Berkshire median hourly rate £37.50 £35.75 £38.00
% change year-on-year +4.90% -5.92% +16.92%

Python
Job Vacancy Trend in Maidenhead

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

Job vacancy trend for Python in Maidenhead

Python
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Maidenhead

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Python in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Python also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Maidenhead region with a requirement for Python.

1 12 (85.71%) Scrum
2 11 (78.57%) Bash Shell
3 10 (71.43%) TeamCity
3 10 (71.43%) Jenkins
3 10 (71.43%) DevOps
3 10 (71.43%) Configuration Management
3 10 (71.43%) JIRA
4 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (64.29%) Maven
4 9 (64.29%) Windows
4 9 (64.29%) Linux
4 9 (64.29%) Trello
4 9 (64.29%) Ansible
4 9 (64.29%) Docker
4 9 (64.29%) User Stories
4 9 (64.29%) Confluence
4 9 (64.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 9 (64.29%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (64.29%) Groovy
4 9 (64.29%) Git (software)
4 9 (64.29%) git-flow
4 9 (64.29%) Sonatype Nexus
4 9 (64.29%) Slack
5 8 (57.14%) Microservices
6 7 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 7 (50.00%) TCP/IP
7 6 (42.86%) VMware
7 6 (42.86%) Test Automation
7 6 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (42.86%) Puppet

Python
Co-occurring IT Skills in Maidenhead 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 9 (64.29%) Confluence
2 3 (21.43%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 9 (64.29%) Slack
1 9 (64.29%) Trello
2 6 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (42.86%) IaaS
3 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 10 (71.43%) Jenkins
1 10 (71.43%) JIRA
1 10 (71.43%) TeamCity
2 9 (64.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 9 (64.29%) Git (software)
2 9 (64.29%) git-flow
2 9 (64.29%) Maven
2 9 (64.29%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
2 2 (14.29%) Finance
3 1 (7.14%) Electronics
3 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
3 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (50.00%) Automation Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Development Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (7.14%) Incident Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Integration Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Security Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Security Incident Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) pytest
2 2 (14.29%) AngularJS
2 2 (14.29%) Django
2 2 (14.29%) React
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Public Cloud
2 2 (14.29%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (64.29%) Linux
1 9 (64.29%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) Scrum
2 10 (71.43%) Configuration Management
2 10 (71.43%) DevOps
3 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (64.29%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (64.29%) User Stories
4 8 (57.14%) Microservices
5 7 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 6 (42.86%) Test Automation
7 5 (35.71%) Release Management
7 5 (35.71%) SOA
8 3 (21.43%) Data Security
8 3 (21.43%) Functional Testing
8 3 (21.43%) Kanban
8 3 (21.43%) Machine Learning
8 3 (21.43%) SDLC
8 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
8 3 (21.43%) TDD
8 3 (21.43%) Technical Architecture
9 2 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) Bash Shell
2 9 (64.29%) Groovy
3 3 (21.43%) C#
3 3 (21.43%) C++
3 3 (21.43%) Go
3 3 (21.43%) Java
3 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
3 3 (21.43%) Scala
4 1 (7.14%) Perl
4 1 (7.14%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) GDPR
System Software
1 9 (64.29%) Docker
2 6 (42.86%) Hyper-V
2 6 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (64.29%) Ansible
2 6 (42.86%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (42.86%) Puppet
2 6 (42.86%) Salt
3 4 (28.57%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) VMware
2 1 (7.14%) SAP