Period
to 12 July 2020

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 12 July 2020 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
12 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 31 58 32
Rank change year-on-year +27 -26 +31
Contract jobs citing Python 23 36 84
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 5.04% 3.17% 5.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.86% 9.65% 13.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 19 22
Median daily rate £463 £475 £431
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.63% +10.14% +11.29%
10th Percentile £365 £320 £351
90th Percentile £506 £542 £549
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £475 £440
% change year-on-year -10.53% +7.95% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £31.55 £42.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.77% - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £31.55 £42.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year -25.77% -5.56% -

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 166 373 625
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 36.40% 32.89% 39.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 210 360
Median daily rate £450 £438 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +6.06% +10.00%
10th Percentile £300 £300 £313
90th Percentile £638 £588 £550
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 12 2
Median hourly rate £42.00 £37.75 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.26% -5.63% -
10th Percentile £28.13 £18.00 £27.75
90th Percentile £54.90 £46.38 £54.25
Median hourly rate £42.00 £34.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year +23.53% -24.44% -18.18%

Python
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for Python in Milton Keynes

Python
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Python in Milton Keynes.

Daily rate trend for Python in Milton Keynes

Python
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Python in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 12 July 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Python in Milton Keynes

Python
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Python in Milton Keynes.

Hourly rate trend for Python in Milton Keynes

Python
Hourly Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Python in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 12 July 2020.

Hourly rate histogram for Python in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 12 July 2020, 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 15 (65.22%) SQL
2 10 (43.48%) Linux
2 10 (43.48%) PowerShell
3 9 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (39.13%) Java
3 9 (39.13%) JavaScript
3 9 (39.13%) Oracle
3 9 (39.13%) DevOps
4 8 (34.78%) Test Automation
4 8 (34.78%) Problem-Solving
4 8 (34.78%) Perl
4 8 (34.78%) Unix
4 8 (34.78%) Windows
5 7 (30.43%) Ant
5 7 (30.43%) SOAP
5 7 (30.43%) SQL Server
5 7 (30.43%) MySQL
5 7 (30.43%) ETL
5 7 (30.43%) Git (software)
5 7 (30.43%) AWS
6 6 (26.09%) Node.js
6 6 (26.09%) AngularJS
6 6 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (26.09%) Project Management
6 6 (26.09%) XML
7 5 (21.74%) Web Services
7 5 (21.74%) JUnit
7 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Office
7 5 (21.74%) JSP
7 5 (21.74%) Servlets

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 5 (21.74%) Tomcat
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle Service Bus
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (8.70%) WebLogic
3 1 (4.35%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (4.35%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 7 (30.43%) AWS
2 5 (21.74%) Azure
3 4 (17.39%) Power Platform
4 3 (13.04%) GCP
5 1 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (4.35%) OpenShift
5 1 (4.35%) PaaS
5 1 (4.35%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (30.43%) MySQL
1 7 (30.43%) SQL Server
2 5 (21.74%) DB2
2 5 (21.74%) DB2 UDB
2 5 (21.74%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (17.39%) Power BI
4 3 (13.04%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (13.04%) Relational Database
4 3 (13.04%) Snowflake Schema
5 2 (8.70%) Data Mining
5 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (8.70%) PolyBase
5 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2016
5 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2017
5 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (30.43%) Ant
1 7 (30.43%) Git (software)
2 5 (21.74%) Eclipse
2 5 (21.74%) JIRA
2 5 (21.74%) JUnit
2 5 (21.74%) Selenium
3 2 (8.70%) Hudson
3 2 (8.70%) LabVIEW
3 2 (8.70%) Subversion
General
1 5 (21.74%) Banking
2 3 (13.04%) Aerospace
2 3 (13.04%) Automotive
3 2 (8.70%) Finance
4 1 (4.35%) Electronics
4 1 (4.35%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 6 (26.09%) Analyst
2 5 (21.74%) Developer
3 2 (8.70%) Business Developer
3 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 2 (8.70%) Data Scientist
3 2 (8.70%) DBA
3 2 (8.70%) Integration Specialist
3 2 (8.70%) Oracle Specialist
3 2 (8.70%) SQL DBA
3 2 (8.70%) Systems Integration Specialist
4 1 (4.35%) AWS Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence Lead
4 1 (4.35%) Embedded Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Geospatial Consultant
4 1 (4.35%) Power BI Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) React Developer
4 1 (4.35%) SailPoint Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Site Reliability Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (30.43%) SOAP
2 6 (26.09%) AngularJS
2 6 (26.09%) Node.js
2 6 (26.09%) XML
3 5 (21.74%) Electron Framework
3 5 (21.74%) HTML
3 5 (21.74%) JSP
3 5 (21.74%) LDAP
3 5 (21.74%) SailPoint
3 5 (21.74%) Servlets
3 5 (21.74%) Web Services
4 2 (8.70%) .NET
4 2 (8.70%) JMS
4 2 (8.70%) Keras
4 2 (8.70%) Middleware
4 2 (8.70%) NumPy
4 2 (8.70%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (8.70%) PyTorch
4 2 (8.70%) scikit-learn
4 2 (8.70%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (21.74%) Linux Command Line
2 5 (21.74%) Mainframe
3 3 (13.04%) Public Cloud
4 2 (8.70%) Algorithms
4 2 (8.70%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 10 (43.48%) Linux
2 8 (34.78%) Unix
2 8 (34.78%) Windows
3 5 (21.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (4.35%) AIX
4 1 (4.35%) HPUX
4 1 (4.35%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (39.13%) DevOps
2 8 (34.78%) Problem-Solving
2 8 (34.78%) Test Automation
3 7 (30.43%) ETL
4 6 (26.09%) Project Management
5 5 (21.74%) Data Modelling
5 5 (21.74%) Software Engineering
5 5 (21.74%) Technical Analysis
6 4 (17.39%) Analytics
6 4 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (17.39%) Decision-Making
7 3 (13.04%) Benchmarking
7 3 (13.04%) Computer Science
7 3 (13.04%) Data Science
7 3 (13.04%) ETL Development
7 3 (13.04%) Open Source
7 3 (13.04%) Visualisation
8 2 (8.70%) Coaching
8 2 (8.70%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 15 (65.22%) SQL
2 10 (43.48%) PowerShell
3 9 (39.13%) Java
3 9 (39.13%) JavaScript
4 8 (34.78%) Perl
5 5 (21.74%) BeanShell
5 5 (21.74%) Bourne shell
5 5 (21.74%) C
5 5 (21.74%) Korn
5 5 (21.74%) PHP
6 4 (17.39%) T-SQL
7 2 (8.70%) PL/SQL
7 2 (8.70%) R
7 2 (8.70%) Shell Script
7 2 (8.70%) VBScript
8 1 (4.35%) C#
8 1 (4.35%) C++
8 1 (4.35%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) Security Cleared
2 4 (17.39%) SC Cleared
3 2 (8.70%) Degree
4 1 (4.35%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (4.35%) DV Cleared
4 1 (4.35%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) QA
2 1 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 5 (21.74%) Active Directory
1 5 (21.74%) RACF
2 2 (8.70%) Docker
2 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.35%) Citrix Hypervisor
3 1 (4.35%) Firmware
3 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Ansible
1 1 (4.35%) Kubernetes
1 1 (4.35%) Terraform
1 1 (4.35%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 9 (39.13%) Oracle
2 5 (21.74%) Red Hat
3 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
4 2 (8.70%) VMware
5 1 (4.35%) Atlassian
5 1 (4.35%) Computacenter
5 1 (4.35%) Dell
5 1 (4.35%) ESRI
5 1 (4.35%) Google
5 1 (4.35%) HP
5 1 (4.35%) Sybase
5 1 (4.35%) Talend