Period
to 20 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 20 October 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
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 40 68 39
Rank change year-on-year +28 -29 +53
Contract jobs citing Python 69 51 58
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 4.99% 3.02% 4.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.12% 7.99% 14.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 11 27
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £332 £363 £251
90th Percentile £514 £456 £496
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £403 £394 £388
% change year-on-year +2.22% +1.61% -13.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 526 638 390
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 38.03% 37.84% 30.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 312 307 199
Milton Keynes median daily rate £412 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £300 £300 £263
90th Percentile £573 £525 £500
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £413 £388 £370
% change year-on-year +6.45% +4.73% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 5
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £35.83 - £15.00
10th Percentile £20.24 - £11.20
90th Percentile £53.42 - £21.45
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £45.00 £50.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year -10.00% +36.99% +43.14%

Python
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for Python in Milton Keynes

Python
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Python in Milton Keynes

Python
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Python in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 20 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Python in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Python.

1 32 (46.38%) Git (software)
2 27 (39.13%) Linux
3 25 (36.23%) Ruby
3 25 (36.23%) JIRA
3 25 (36.23%) Ansible
4 23 (33.33%) Jenkins
5 22 (31.88%) Bash Shell
5 22 (31.88%) Java
6 21 (30.43%) SQL
6 21 (30.43%) Web Services
6 21 (30.43%) DevOps
7 19 (27.54%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (26.09%) Continuous Integration
9 17 (24.64%) RESTful
9 17 (24.64%) SOAP
10 16 (23.19%) YAML
10 16 (23.19%) TDD
10 16 (23.19%) Finance
10 16 (23.19%) OpenShift
10 16 (23.19%) Continuous Delivery
11 15 (21.74%) Amazon AWS
11 15 (21.74%) REST
11 15 (21.74%) Test Automation
11 15 (21.74%) XML
12 14 (20.29%) MySQL
12 14 (20.29%) MongoDB
12 14 (20.29%) Confluence
13 13 (18.84%) Docker
13 13 (18.84%) PostgreSQL
14 12 (17.39%) JSON

Python
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 14 (20.29%) Confluence
2 12 (17.39%) Tomcat
3 7 (10.14%) Cloud Foundry
4 5 (7.25%) Oracle Service Bus
5 4 (5.80%) Apache Spark
6 3 (4.35%) SAS
7 2 (2.90%) OpenStack
8 1 (1.45%) Apache
8 1 (1.45%) Apache Pig
8 1 (1.45%) Oracle BPEL
8 1 (1.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (1.45%) WebSphere
8 1 (1.45%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (1.45%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 16 (23.19%) OpenShift
2 15 (21.74%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (15.94%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (10.14%) PaaS
5 2 (2.90%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (1.45%) Amazon S3
6 1 (1.45%) Azure Data Factory
6 1 (1.45%) GitHub
6 1 (1.45%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (1.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.80%) Internet
2 2 (2.90%) DHCP
2 2 (2.90%) DNS
2 2 (2.90%) NetScaler
3 1 (1.45%) Firewall
3 1 (1.45%) HTTP
3 1 (1.45%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (1.45%) LAN
3 1 (1.45%) SSL
3 1 (1.45%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.45%) WAN
3 1 (1.45%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (20.29%) MongoDB
1 14 (20.29%) MySQL
2 13 (18.84%) PostgreSQL
3 12 (17.39%) Apache Cassandra
3 12 (17.39%) NoSQL
4 11 (15.94%) SQL Server
5 9 (13.04%) NuoDB
5 9 (13.04%) Redis
6 6 (8.70%) DB2
7 5 (7.25%) DB2 UDB
7 5 (7.25%) Oracle Database
7 5 (7.25%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (5.80%) Hadoop
9 3 (4.35%) Big Data
10 2 (2.90%) Apache Hive
10 2 (2.90%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (2.90%) HBase
10 2 (2.90%) Impala
10 2 (2.90%) Power BI
11 1 (1.45%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 32 (46.38%) Git (software)
2 25 (36.23%) JIRA
3 23 (33.33%) Jenkins
4 9 (13.04%) Selenium
5 6 (8.70%) SpecFlow
6 5 (7.25%) Maven
6 5 (7.25%) SonarQube
6 5 (7.25%) Sonatype Nexus
6 5 (7.25%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (5.80%) Artifactory
7 4 (5.80%) Calabash
8 3 (4.35%) Babel
8 3 (4.35%) Cucumber
8 3 (4.35%) GitLab
9 2 (2.90%) Eclipse
9 2 (2.90%) IntelliJ
10 1 (1.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (1.45%) Grunt
10 1 (1.45%) gulp
10 1 (1.45%) Introscope
General
1 16 (23.19%) Finance
2 5 (7.25%) Banking
3 2 (2.90%) Marketing
3 2 (2.90%) Spanish Language
4 1 (1.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (18.84%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (11.59%) AWS Engineer
2 8 (11.59%) Developer
3 7 (10.14%) Architect
4 6 (8.70%) Cloud Engineer
4 6 (8.70%) Operations Engineer
4 6 (8.70%) Python Engineer
4 6 (8.70%) Test Architect
5 5 (7.25%) DBA
5 5 (7.25%) Linux Engineer
5 5 (7.25%) Software Engineer
6 4 (5.80%) Automation Tester
6 4 (5.80%) QA Automation Tester
6 4 (5.80%) QA Tester
6 4 (5.80%) Tester
7 3 (4.35%) Administrator
7 3 (4.35%) Automation Engineer
7 3 (4.35%) Java Automation Tester
7 3 (4.35%) Test Automation Architect
8 2 (2.90%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (30.43%) Web Services
2 17 (24.64%) RESTful
2 17 (24.64%) SOAP
3 16 (23.19%) YAML
4 15 (21.74%) REST
4 15 (21.74%) XML
5 12 (17.39%) JSON
5 12 (17.39%) Middleware
6 11 (15.94%) .NET
7 10 (14.49%) LAMP
7 10 (14.49%) LAPP Stack
7 10 (14.49%) RAML
7 10 (14.49%) Swagger
8 7 (10.14%) AngularJS
9 6 (8.70%) Behat
9 6 (8.70%) Node.js
10 5 (7.25%) ASP.NET
10 5 (7.25%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (7.25%) LINQ
10 5 (7.25%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.80%) Mobile App
1 4 (5.80%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (2.90%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.90%) Blog
3 1 (1.45%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 27 (39.13%) Linux
2 6 (8.70%) Unix
3 3 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (4.35%) Windows
4 1 (1.45%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.45%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (30.43%) DevOps
2 19 (27.54%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (26.09%) Continuous Integration
4 16 (23.19%) Continuous Delivery
4 16 (23.19%) TDD
5 15 (21.74%) Test Automation
6 12 (17.39%) Open Source
7 11 (15.94%) Continuous Improvement
8 8 (11.59%) BDD
9 7 (10.14%) Capacity Planning
9 7 (10.14%) High Availability
10 6 (8.70%) API Integration
11 5 (7.25%) Build Automation
11 5 (7.25%) Configuration Management
11 5 (7.25%) MVC
11 5 (7.25%) Security Management
11 5 (7.25%) Software Engineering
11 5 (7.25%) Task Automation
12 4 (5.80%) Data Analysis
12 4 (5.80%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 25 (36.23%) Ruby
2 22 (31.88%) Bash Shell
2 22 (31.88%) Java
3 21 (30.43%) SQL
4 7 (10.14%) Groovy
4 7 (10.14%) PHP
5 6 (8.70%) Korn
6 5 (7.25%) C#
6 5 (7.25%) JavaScript
6 5 (7.25%) Shell Script
7 4 (5.80%) VB
8 3 (4.35%) ES6
8 3 (4.35%) R
9 2 (2.90%) Perl
9 2 (2.90%) Scala
10 1 (1.45%) C
10 1 (1.45%) Jython
10 1 (1.45%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.45%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (2.90%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.80%) QA
2 2 (2.90%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.45%) GDPR
3 1 (1.45%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (18.84%) Docker
2 1 (1.45%) Apache Flume
2 1 (1.45%) HDFS
2 1 (1.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 25 (36.23%) Ansible
2 8 (11.59%) Kubernetes
3 5 (7.25%) Terraform
4 1 (1.45%) CA Wily
4 1 (1.45%) Hadoop YARN
4 1 (1.45%) Kibana
4 1 (1.45%) Prometheus
4 1 (1.45%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 12 (17.39%) IBM
2 10 (14.49%) Oracle
3 3 (4.35%) Red Hat
3 3 (4.35%) Tableau
4 2 (2.90%) Alteryx
4 2 (2.90%) Cisco
4 2 (2.90%) Cloudera
4 2 (2.90%) F5
4 2 (2.90%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.90%) Nokia
4 2 (2.90%) Talend
4 2 (2.90%) VMware
5 1 (1.45%) Google
5 1 (1.45%) Splunk
5 1 (1.45%) Sun