Period
to 20 November 2017

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 November 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
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 67 42 91
Rank change year-on-year -25 +49 +6
Contract jobs citing Python 56 53 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 3.21% 4.18% 1.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.28% 14.06% 4.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 23 8
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -3.03% +26.92%
10th Percentile £307 £273 £335
90th Percentile £435 £499 £650
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £394 £388 £413
% change year-on-year +1.61% -6.06% +25.00%
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 676 377 593
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 38.74% 29.76% 30.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 343 188 291
Milton Keynes median daily rate £388 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14% -3.05%
10th Percentile £300 £263 £248
90th Percentile £525 £527 £475
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £388 £365 £350
% change year-on-year +6.16% +4.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 11 8
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £60.00 £37.50 £18.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +60.00% +105.48% +21.67%
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £45.00 £37.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year +20.00% +66.67% +50.00%

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 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Python in Milton Keynes

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

1 45 (80.36%) Linux
2 40 (71.43%) Ansible
3 22 (39.29%) Finance
3 22 (39.29%) PostgreSQL
3 22 (39.29%) Task Automation
4 21 (37.50%) Perl
5 20 (35.71%) SQL Server
6 19 (33.93%) SQL
6 19 (33.93%) Windows
6 19 (33.93%) YAML
6 19 (33.93%) MongoDB
7 18 (32.14%) Oracle
8 17 (30.36%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (30.36%) DevOps
9 16 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
9 16 (28.57%) Performance Monitoring
9 16 (28.57%) Apache Cassandra
9 16 (28.57%) DB2 UDB
9 16 (28.57%) Shell Script
9 16 (28.57%) DB2
10 15 (26.79%) MySQL
10 15 (26.79%) Git (software)
11 14 (25.00%) Unix
12 13 (23.21%) OpenShift
13 12 (21.43%) Java
14 11 (19.64%) Project Management
14 11 (19.64%) Banking
14 11 (19.64%) GitLab
15 10 (17.86%) Cloud Foundry
15 10 (17.86%) Bash Shell

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 10 (17.86%) Cloud Foundry
2 5 (8.93%) Confluence
2 5 (8.93%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.79%) Apache
3 1 (1.79%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.79%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.79%) IBM Domino
3 1 (1.79%) IIS
3 1 (1.79%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.79%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 13 (23.21%) OpenShift
2 8 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.79%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.79%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.79%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.79%) PaaS
4 1 (1.79%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.57%) DHCP
1 2 (3.57%) DNS
1 2 (3.57%) Internet
1 2 (3.57%) LAN
1 2 (3.57%) LDAP
1 2 (3.57%) Software-Defined Networking
1 2 (3.57%) WAN
2 1 (1.79%) BIG-IP
2 1 (1.79%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (1.79%) Firewall
2 1 (1.79%) SSL
2 1 (1.79%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.79%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (39.29%) PostgreSQL
2 20 (35.71%) SQL Server
3 19 (33.93%) MongoDB
4 16 (28.57%) Apache Cassandra
4 16 (28.57%) DB2
4 16 (28.57%) DB2 UDB
5 15 (26.79%) MySQL
6 7 (12.50%) NoSQL
7 3 (5.36%) Hadoop
8 2 (3.57%) Big Data
8 2 (3.57%) Power BI
8 2 (3.57%) Relational Database
9 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database
9 1 (1.79%) Redis
9 1 (1.79%) Spark SQL
Development Applications
1 15 (26.79%) Git (software)
2 11 (19.64%) GitLab
3 8 (14.29%) JIRA
4 7 (12.50%) Jenkins
5 2 (3.57%) Ant
5 2 (3.57%) Calabash
5 2 (3.57%) Eclipse
5 2 (3.57%) Gradle
5 2 (3.57%) Hudson
5 2 (3.57%) Selenium
5 2 (3.57%) SonarQube
6 1 (1.79%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.79%) Jasmine
6 1 (1.79%) LoadRunner
6 1 (1.79%) Maven
6 1 (1.79%) Protractor
6 1 (1.79%) Selenium IDE
6 1 (1.79%) WebDriver
General
1 22 (39.29%) Finance
2 11 (19.64%) Banking
3 2 (3.57%) International Banking
3 2 (3.57%) Retail
4 1 (1.79%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (1.79%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (19.64%) DBA
2 10 (17.86%) Administrator
3 9 (16.07%) DevOps Engineer
4 7 (12.50%) Automation Engineer
4 7 (12.50%) Developer
5 6 (10.71%) Monitoring Engineer
6 5 (8.93%) DB2 DBA
7 4 (7.14%) Cloud Engineer
8 3 (5.36%) Analyst
8 3 (5.36%) Oracle DBA
8 3 (5.36%) Release Engineer
8 3 (5.36%) SQL DBA
9 2 (3.57%) Consultant
9 2 (3.57%) Data Analyst
9 2 (3.57%) Linux Engineer
9 2 (3.57%) Network Engineer
9 2 (3.57%) Platform Engineer
9 2 (3.57%) Systems Analyst
9 2 (3.57%) Tester
9 2 (3.57%) Unix Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (33.93%) YAML
2 10 (17.86%) HTML
3 6 (10.71%) Web Services
4 4 (7.14%) .NET
4 4 (7.14%) Node.js
4 4 (7.14%) SOAP
4 4 (7.14%) XML
5 3 (5.36%) CSS
5 3 (5.36%) REST
6 2 (3.57%) EJB
6 2 (3.57%) HTML5
6 2 (3.57%) Java EE
6 2 (3.57%) JMS
6 2 (3.57%) Laravel
6 2 (3.57%) XSLT
7 1 (1.79%) AngularJS
7 1 (1.79%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (1.79%) Kafka
7 1 (1.79%) RESTful
7 1 (1.79%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.57%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (3.57%) Mobile App
2 2 (3.57%) Private Cloud
3 1 (1.79%) Clustering
3 1 (1.79%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.79%) DataPower
3 1 (1.79%) Enterprise Cloud
3 1 (1.79%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (1.79%) Public Cloud
3 1 (1.79%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 45 (80.36%) Linux
2 19 (33.93%) Windows
3 14 (25.00%) Unix
4 6 (10.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (5.36%) Solaris
6 2 (3.57%) AIX
6 2 (3.57%) Windows 10
6 2 (3.57%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.79%) CentOS
7 1 (1.79%) SUSE
7 1 (1.79%) Windows Server
7 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (39.29%) Task Automation
2 17 (30.36%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (30.36%) DevOps
3 16 (28.57%) Performance Monitoring
3 16 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
4 11 (19.64%) Project Management
5 10 (17.86%) Capacity Management
5 10 (17.86%) Security Management
6 6 (10.71%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (10.71%) Web Development
7 5 (8.93%) Configuration Management
7 5 (8.93%) Incident Management
7 5 (8.93%) Infrastructure Management
7 5 (8.93%) TDD
8 4 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (7.14%) Open Source
9 3 (5.36%) High Availability
9 3 (5.36%) Test Automation
10 2 (3.57%) Data Governance
10 2 (3.57%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 21 (37.50%) Perl
2 19 (33.93%) SQL
3 16 (28.57%) Shell Script
4 12 (21.43%) Java
5 10 (17.86%) Bash Shell
5 10 (17.86%) Ruby
6 8 (14.29%) JavaScript
6 8 (14.29%) PHP
7 7 (12.50%) Korn
8 5 (8.93%) C#
9 4 (7.14%) R
10 3 (5.36%) PowerShell
11 2 (3.57%) C
11 2 (3.57%) C++
11 2 (3.57%) VB
11 2 (3.57%) VB.NET
12 1 (1.79%) Go
12 1 (1.79%) GraphQL
Qualifications
1 3 (5.36%) Degree
2 2 (3.57%) CCDA
2 2 (3.57%) CCDE
2 2 (3.57%) CCDP
2 2 (3.57%) CCNP
2 2 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (3.57%) DV Cleared
2 2 (3.57%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.79%) AWS Certification
3 1 (1.79%) ISEB
3 1 (1.79%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.79%) OCA
3 1 (1.79%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (1.79%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.57%) QA
2 1 (1.79%) AS 2805
2 1 (1.79%) ISO 8583
2 1 (1.79%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (8.93%) Docker
2 2 (3.57%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.79%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.79%) vCloud
3 1 (1.79%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 40 (71.43%) Ansible
2 6 (10.71%) Puppet
3 4 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (3.57%) Docker Swarm
4 2 (3.57%) Rundeck
5 1 (1.79%) CFEngine
5 1 (1.79%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (1.79%) HP SiteScope
5 1 (1.79%) Nagios
5 1 (1.79%) SCCM
5 1 (1.79%) SCOM
5 1 (1.79%) SCOrch
5 1 (1.79%) SCVMM
5 1 (1.79%) Terraform
5 1 (1.79%) Unicenter
5 1 (1.79%) vRealize
Vendors
1 18 (32.14%) Oracle
2 9 (16.07%) IBM
3 8 (14.29%) CA
4 6 (10.71%) Atlassian
4 6 (10.71%) Nimsoft
4 6 (10.71%) Red Hat
5 5 (8.93%) Remedy
6 4 (7.14%) VMware
7 3 (5.36%) F5
8 2 (3.57%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 2 (3.57%) Cisco
8 2 (3.57%) Fortinet
8 2 (3.57%) HP
8 2 (3.57%) Juniper
9 1 (1.79%) Dell
9 1 (1.79%) EMC
9 1 (1.79%) Lotus
9 1 (1.79%) Microsoft
9 1 (1.79%) NetApp
9 1 (1.79%) SunGard