Period
to 25 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Middlesex 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 25 July 2017 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
South East > Middlesex
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 35 37
Rank change year-on-year +19 +2 +3
Contract jobs citing Python 17 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Middlesex 7.33% 1.41% 0.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.76% 4.27% 1.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 3 2
Middlesex median daily rate £500 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +42.86% - -16.67%
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £375
% change year-on-year - +20.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Middlesex median hourly rate - £48.50 -
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +21.43% -12.50% +3.23%

Python is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Middlesex with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Middlesex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 66 117 106
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Middlesex 28.45% 33.05% 30.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 72 54
Middlesex median daily rate £443 £400 £318
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.63% +25.98% -9.29%
10th Percentile £213 £310 £263
90th Percentile £549 £528 £446
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £363
% change year-on-year - +10.34% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 7
Middlesex median hourly rate - £44.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -1.11% +5.88%
South East median hourly rate £44.00 £40.00 £38.25
% change year-on-year +10.00% +4.58% +2.00%

Python
Job Vacancy Trend in Middlesex

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

Job vacancy trend for Python in Middlesex

Python
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Python in Middlesex

Python
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Middlesex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Python in Middlesex over the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Python in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 25 July 2017, 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for Python.

1 14 (82.35%) Java
2 13 (76.47%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (76.47%) Ansible
3 11 (64.71%) Opscode Chef
4 10 (58.82%) Puppet
4 10 (58.82%) OpenStack
4 10 (58.82%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (47.06%) Oracle
6 8 (47.06%) Linux
6 8 (47.06%) NoSQL
6 8 (47.06%) Microsoft Azure
7 7 (41.18%) MySQL
7 7 (41.18%) TDD
7 7 (41.18%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (35.29%) NUnit
8 6 (35.29%) WebSphere
8 6 (35.29%) OO
8 6 (35.29%) WebLogic
8 6 (35.29%) Configuration Management
8 6 (35.29%) Tomcat
8 6 (35.29%) MSTest
9 5 (29.41%) StatsD
9 5 (29.41%) Jenkins
9 5 (29.41%) DevOps
9 5 (29.41%) Graphite
9 5 (29.41%) Sensu
9 5 (29.41%) Virtual Team
10 4 (23.53%) Continuous Deployment
10 4 (23.53%) Fluentd

Python
Co-occurring IT Skills in Middlesex 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 10 (58.82%) OpenStack
2 6 (35.29%) Tomcat
2 6 (35.29%) WebLogic
2 6 (35.29%) WebSphere
3 4 (23.53%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (11.76%) Confluence
5 1 (5.88%) Apache
5 1 (5.88%) Apache Spark
5 1 (5.88%) JBoss
5 1 (5.88%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 13 (76.47%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (47.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (23.53%) GitHub
4 1 (5.88%) Amazon EMR
4 1 (5.88%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (5.88%) IaaS
4 1 (5.88%) OpenShift
4 1 (5.88%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) DHCP
1 1 (5.88%) Firewall
1 1 (5.88%) LAN
1 1 (5.88%) LDAP
1 1 (5.88%) Network Security
1 1 (5.88%) SSL
1 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
1 1 (5.88%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (47.06%) NoSQL
2 7 (41.18%) MySQL
2 7 (41.18%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (23.53%) InfluxDB
4 2 (11.76%) Big Data
4 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
5 1 (5.88%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (5.88%) Hadoop
5 1 (5.88%) QlikView
5 1 (5.88%) RDBMS
5 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (35.29%) MSTest
1 6 (35.29%) NUnit
2 5 (29.41%) Jenkins
3 4 (23.53%) Ant
3 4 (23.53%) Gradle
3 4 (23.53%) Maven
4 3 (17.65%) Git (software)
5 1 (5.88%) Artifactory
5 1 (5.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (5.88%) Bitbucket
5 1 (5.88%) JIRA
5 1 (5.88%) Mockito
5 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Developer
2 7 (41.18%) Java Developer
3 4 (23.53%) DevOps Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) DevOps Systems Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Python Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Data Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Integration Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) JIRA Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Junior
5 1 (5.88%) Junior Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Junior Software Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Linux Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Software Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Systems Integration Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Systems Test Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Test and Integration Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) Sensu
2 4 (23.53%) Web Services
3 2 (11.76%) HTML
4 1 (5.88%) CSS
4 1 (5.88%) D3.js
4 1 (5.88%) JMS
4 1 (5.88%) JSON
4 1 (5.88%) Node.js
4 1 (5.88%) REST
4 1 (5.88%) SOAP
4 1 (5.88%) Spring
4 1 (5.88%) Spring Boot
4 1 (5.88%) Spring MVC
4 1 (5.88%) Spring Security
4 1 (5.88%) Three.js
4 1 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Virtual Team
2 1 (5.88%) Algorithms
2 1 (5.88%) Clustering
2 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.88%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 8 (47.06%) Linux
2 2 (11.76%) Unix
3 1 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (5.88%) Solaris
3 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (41.18%) TDD
4 6 (35.29%) Configuration Management
4 6 (35.29%) OO
5 5 (29.41%) DevOps
6 4 (23.53%) Continuous Deployment
6 4 (23.53%) Software Delivery
7 2 (11.76%) Kanban
7 2 (11.76%) Scrum
8 1 (5.88%) BDD
8 1 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (5.88%) Data Visualisation
8 1 (5.88%) High Availability
8 1 (5.88%) MapReduce
8 1 (5.88%) Performance Testing
8 1 (5.88%) Statistical Modelling
8 1 (5.88%) Test Automation
8 1 (5.88%) Unit Testing
8 1 (5.88%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 14 (82.35%) Java
2 4 (23.53%) Ruby
3 3 (17.65%) SQL
4 2 (11.76%) Bash Shell
4 2 (11.76%) PowerShell
5 1 (5.88%) MATLAB
5 1 (5.88%) Perl
5 1 (5.88%) R
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) SC Cleared
1 4 (23.53%) Security Cleared
2 3 (17.65%) Degree
3 1 (5.88%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Docker
2 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.88%) Gluster
Systems Management
1 13 (76.47%) Ansible
2 11 (64.71%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (58.82%) Puppet
4 5 (29.41%) Graphite
4 5 (29.41%) StatsD
5 4 (23.53%) Fluentd
5 4 (23.53%) logstash
5 4 (23.53%) Prometheus
5 4 (23.53%) Salt
5 4 (23.53%) ZABBIX
6 1 (5.88%) Ganglia
6 1 (5.88%) Kubernetes
6 1 (5.88%) Nagios
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Oracle
2 4 (23.53%) Rackspace
3 1 (5.88%) Atlassian
3 1 (5.88%) Remedy
3 1 (5.88%) ServiceNow
3 1 (5.88%) Splunk
3 1 (5.88%) TOWER Software
Middlesex
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