Period
to 15 December 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 15 December 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
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 52 64 45
Rank change year-on-year +12 -19 +45
Contract jobs citing Python 46 58 52
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 3.72% 3.28% 4.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.36% 8.30% 14.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 14 25
Milton Keynes median daily rate £394 £405 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.78% -4.71% +3.03%
10th Percentile £301 £320 £323
90th Percentile £477 £569 £563
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £425
% change year-on-year - -5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £26.65 - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £26.65 - -

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 444 699 348
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 35.89% 39.54% 28.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 256 347 187
Milton Keynes median daily rate £418 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.38% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £250 £300 £263
90th Percentile £575 £525 £538
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +5.00% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 11
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £26.65 £60.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -55.58% +60.00% +138.10%
10th Percentile £17.33 £60.00 £11.50
90th Percentile £48.13 £60.00 £40.00
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £34.58 £51.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year -32.54% +36.67% +57.89%

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 15 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Python in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 15 December 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 16 (34.78%) DevOps
2 15 (32.61%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (30.43%) Ansible
4 13 (28.26%) Git (software)
4 13 (28.26%) Java
4 13 (28.26%) SQL
4 13 (28.26%) Linux
5 12 (26.09%) XML
5 12 (26.09%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (23.91%) Test Automation
6 11 (23.91%) Ruby
6 11 (23.91%) SOAP
6 11 (23.91%) Web Services
6 11 (23.91%) Bash Shell
7 10 (21.74%) PHP
7 10 (21.74%) JavaScript
7 10 (21.74%) .NET
8 9 (19.57%) JIRA
8 9 (19.57%) Jenkins
9 8 (17.39%) Docker
9 8 (17.39%) Microsoft Azure
9 8 (17.39%) Amazon AWS
9 8 (17.39%) Tomcat
10 7 (15.22%) HTML
10 7 (15.22%) Selenium
10 7 (15.22%) Finance
10 7 (15.22%) PostgreSQL
10 7 (15.22%) Confluence
10 7 (15.22%) BDD
11 6 (13.04%) HTML5

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 8 (17.39%) Tomcat
2 7 (15.22%) Confluence
3 4 (8.70%) SAS
3 4 (8.70%) WebSphere
4 3 (6.52%) ArcGIS
4 3 (6.52%) ArcSDE
4 3 (6.52%) Cloud Foundry
4 3 (6.52%) IIS
5 2 (4.35%) OpenStack
6 1 (2.17%) Apache Pig
6 1 (2.17%) Apache Spark
6 1 (2.17%) Oracle BPEL
6 1 (2.17%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (2.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (2.17%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (2.17%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 8 (17.39%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (17.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (8.70%) OpenShift
2 4 (8.70%) PaaS
3 2 (4.35%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (2.17%) Azure Data Factory
4 1 (2.17%) GitHub
4 1 (2.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.70%) HTTP
2 2 (4.35%) DHCP
2 2 (4.35%) DNS
2 2 (4.35%) NetScaler
3 1 (2.17%) Firewall
3 1 (2.17%) Internet
3 1 (2.17%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (2.17%) LAN
3 1 (2.17%) SSL
3 1 (2.17%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.17%) WAN
3 1 (2.17%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.22%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (13.04%) SQL Server
3 5 (10.87%) MongoDB
3 5 (10.87%) MySQL
4 4 (8.70%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (8.70%) NoSQL
4 4 (8.70%) Oracle Database
5 3 (6.52%) DB2
5 3 (6.52%) DB2 UDB
5 3 (6.52%) GIS
6 2 (4.35%) Big Data
6 2 (4.35%) NuoDB
6 2 (4.35%) Redis
7 1 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 1 (2.17%) HBase
7 1 (2.17%) HDInsight
7 1 (2.17%) Impala
7 1 (2.17%) Power BI
7 1 (2.17%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 13 (28.26%) Git (software)
2 9 (19.57%) Jenkins
2 9 (19.57%) JIRA
3 7 (15.22%) Selenium
4 6 (13.04%) SpecFlow
5 3 (6.52%) Babel
6 2 (4.35%) GitLab
6 2 (4.35%) SonarQube
6 2 (4.35%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (2.17%) Artifactory
7 1 (2.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (2.17%) Calabash
7 1 (2.17%) Cucumber
7 1 (2.17%) Eclipse
7 1 (2.17%) git-flow
7 1 (2.17%) gulp
7 1 (2.17%) IntelliJ
7 1 (2.17%) Introscope
7 1 (2.17%) Maven
7 1 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (15.22%) Finance
2 6 (13.04%) Banking
3 1 (2.17%) Retail
3 1 (2.17%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 13 (28.26%) DevOps Engineer
2 11 (23.91%) Developer
3 6 (13.04%) Architect
3 6 (13.04%) Test Architect
4 5 (10.87%) AWS Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) Cloud Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) DBA
5 3 (6.52%) Junior
5 3 (6.52%) Junior DevOps
5 3 (6.52%) Junior DevOps Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) Test Automation Architect
6 2 (4.35%) Administrator
6 2 (4.35%) AWS DevOps
6 2 (4.35%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) Designer
6 2 (4.35%) Network Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) Web Designer
7 1 (2.17%) Azure DevOps
7 1 (2.17%) Azure DevOps Engineer
7 1 (2.17%) Python Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (26.09%) XML
2 11 (23.91%) SOAP
2 11 (23.91%) Web Services
3 10 (21.74%) .NET
4 7 (15.22%) HTML
5 6 (13.04%) Behat
5 6 (13.04%) HTML5
5 6 (13.04%) REST
5 6 (13.04%) RESTful
5 6 (13.04%) YAML
6 5 (10.87%) JSON
6 5 (10.87%) Node.js
7 4 (8.70%) Middleware
7 4 (8.70%) Sass
8 3 (6.52%) AngularJS
8 3 (6.52%) CSS3
8 3 (6.52%) LDAP
8 3 (6.52%) RAML
8 3 (6.52%) Swagger
8 3 (6.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.52%) Robotics
2 2 (4.35%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (2.17%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 13 (28.26%) Linux
2 3 (6.52%) Unix
2 3 (6.52%) Windows
3 2 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.17%) Mac OS X
4 1 (2.17%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (34.78%) DevOps
2 15 (32.61%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (26.09%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (23.91%) Test Automation
5 7 (15.22%) BDD
6 6 (13.04%) API Integration
6 6 (13.04%) Technical Leadership
7 5 (10.87%) Continuous Delivery
7 5 (10.87%) Open Source
7 5 (10.87%) Performance Monitoring
7 5 (10.87%) Problem-Solving
7 5 (10.87%) TDD
8 4 (8.70%) Configuration Management
8 4 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (8.70%) Data Modelling
9 3 (6.52%) Capacity Planning
9 3 (6.52%) Project Management
9 3 (6.52%) Statistics
9 3 (6.52%) Web Design
9 3 (6.52%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 13 (28.26%) Java
1 13 (28.26%) SQL
2 11 (23.91%) Bash Shell
2 11 (23.91%) Ruby
3 10 (21.74%) JavaScript
3 10 (21.74%) PHP
4 4 (8.70%) C#
4 4 (8.70%) PowerShell
5 3 (6.52%) ES6
5 3 (6.52%) Korn
5 3 (6.52%) Shell Script
6 2 (4.35%) Groovy
6 2 (4.35%) Perl
7 1 (2.17%) C
7 1 (2.17%) Jython
7 1 (2.17%) R
7 1 (2.17%) Scala
7 1 (2.17%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (2.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) Data Quality
1 1 (2.17%) QA
1 1 (2.17%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (17.39%) Docker
2 3 (6.52%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.17%) Apache Flume
3 1 (2.17%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 14 (30.43%) Ansible
2 4 (8.70%) Kubernetes
2 4 (8.70%) Terraform
3 1 (2.17%) CA Wily
3 1 (2.17%) Hadoop YARN
3 1 (2.17%) Prometheus
3 1 (2.17%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 6 (13.04%) Oracle
2 4 (8.70%) IBM
3 3 (6.52%) ESRI
4 2 (4.35%) Cisco
4 2 (4.35%) F5
4 2 (4.35%) Nokia
4 2 (4.35%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.17%) Cloudera
5 1 (2.17%) Sun
5 1 (2.17%) Talend
5 1 (2.17%) VMware