Period
to 19 January 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 19 January 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
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 71 43 85
Rank change year-on-year -28 +42 +20
Contract jobs citing Python 48 49 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 2.83% 3.98% 1.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.40% 13.61% 4.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 25 9
Milton Keynes median daily rate £410 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.53% - +21.43%
10th Percentile £313 £323 £340
90th Percentile £588 £563 £650
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £425 £425
% change year-on-year -5.88% - +28.79%
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 649 360 587
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 38.27% 29.24% 32.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 323 199 298
Milton Keynes median daily rate £405 £375 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.00% +6.38% +0.71%
10th Percentile £300 £285 £263
90th Percentile £525 £538 £538
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £401 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +10.48% +3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 10 8
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £60.00 £37.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +60.00% +158.62% -3.33%
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £55.00 £37.50 £20.75
% change year-on-year +46.67% +80.72% +18.57%

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 19 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Python in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 35 (72.92%) Ansible
2 34 (70.83%) Linux
3 21 (43.75%) Perl
4 16 (33.33%) SQL
4 16 (33.33%) Windows
4 16 (33.33%) Finance
5 14 (29.17%) Unix
5 14 (29.17%) DevOps
6 13 (27.08%) Task Automation
6 13 (27.08%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (25.00%) Banking
7 12 (25.00%) OpenShift
8 11 (22.92%) Bash Shell
8 11 (22.92%) PostgreSQL
9 10 (20.83%) Cloud Foundry
10 9 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
10 9 (18.75%) YAML
10 9 (18.75%) Git (software)
11 8 (16.67%) MongoDB
11 8 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
11 8 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
11 8 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
11 8 (16.67%) GitLab
11 8 (16.67%) Ruby
11 8 (16.67%) Korn
11 8 (16.67%) DB2 UDB
11 8 (16.67%) HTML
11 8 (16.67%) Java
11 8 (16.67%) Oracle
11 8 (16.67%) SQL Server

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 (20.83%) Cloud Foundry
2 5 (10.42%) Confluence
2 5 (10.42%) OpenStack
3 3 (6.25%) Apache Spark
4 1 (2.08%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.08%) IBM Domino
4 1 (2.08%) IIS
4 1 (2.08%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (25.00%) OpenShift
2 9 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.08%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (2.08%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.42%) DHCP
1 5 (10.42%) DNS
1 5 (10.42%) LAN
1 5 (10.42%) WAN
2 3 (6.25%) VLAN
3 2 (4.17%) Software-Defined Networking
3 2 (4.17%) Wireless
4 1 (2.08%) BGP
4 1 (2.08%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (2.08%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (2.08%) OSPF
4 1 (2.08%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (22.92%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (16.67%) DB2
2 8 (16.67%) DB2 UDB
2 8 (16.67%) MongoDB
2 8 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 7 (14.58%) NoSQL
4 6 (12.50%) Apache Cassandra
4 6 (12.50%) MySQL
5 5 (10.42%) Hadoop
6 4 (8.33%) Big Data
6 4 (8.33%) Relational Database
7 2 (4.17%) Apache Hive
7 2 (4.17%) HBase
7 2 (4.17%) Impala
7 2 (4.17%) Power BI
7 2 (4.17%) Sqoop
8 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database
8 1 (2.08%) Spark SQL
Development Applications
1 9 (18.75%) Git (software)
2 8 (16.67%) GitLab
3 7 (14.58%) JIRA
4 6 (12.50%) Jenkins
5 2 (4.17%) Ant
5 2 (4.17%) Eclipse
5 2 (4.17%) Gradle
5 2 (4.17%) Hudson
5 2 (4.17%) SonarQube
6 1 (2.08%) Calabash
6 1 (2.08%) LoadRunner
6 1 (2.08%) Maven
6 1 (2.08%) Selenium
6 1 (2.08%) Selenium IDE
6 1 (2.08%) WebDriver
General
1 16 (33.33%) Finance
2 12 (25.00%) Banking
3 4 (8.33%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.17%) International Banking
4 2 (4.17%) Retail
4 2 (4.17%) Retail Banking
5 1 (2.08%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (2.08%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 8 (16.67%) DBA
1 8 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (14.58%) Administrator
2 7 (14.58%) Developer
3 6 (12.50%) Monitoring Engineer
4 5 (10.42%) Network Engineer
5 4 (8.33%) Cloud Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) Data Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) Data Network Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) Release Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) Consultant
7 2 (4.17%) Data Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) Linux Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) Oracle DBA
7 2 (4.17%) Senior Network Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) SQL Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) SQL Data Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) SQL DBA
7 2 (4.17%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (18.75%) YAML
2 8 (16.67%) HTML
3 5 (10.42%) Web Services
4 3 (6.25%) CSS
4 3 (6.25%) Kafka
5 2 (4.17%) .NET
5 2 (4.17%) EJB
5 2 (4.17%) Java EE
5 2 (4.17%) JMS
5 2 (4.17%) REST
5 2 (4.17%) XML
5 2 (4.17%) XSLT
6 1 (2.08%) AngularJS
6 1 (2.08%) Node.js
6 1 (2.08%) RESTful
6 1 (2.08%) SOAP
6 1 (2.08%) Spring Boot
6 1 (2.08%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.25%) Private Cloud
3 2 (4.17%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (2.08%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 34 (70.83%) Linux
2 16 (33.33%) Windows
3 14 (29.17%) Unix
4 5 (10.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.08%) CentOS
5 1 (2.08%) Solaris
5 1 (2.08%) SUSE
5 1 (2.08%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (29.17%) DevOps
2 13 (27.08%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (27.08%) Task Automation
3 8 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
3 8 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
3 8 (16.67%) Project Management
4 7 (14.58%) Capacity Management
4 7 (14.58%) Security Management
5 6 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (12.50%) Web Development
6 5 (10.42%) Configuration Management
6 5 (10.42%) Incident Management
6 5 (10.42%) Infrastructure Management
6 5 (10.42%) Load Balancing
7 4 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (8.33%) Scrum
7 4 (8.33%) TDD
8 2 (4.17%) Network Design
8 2 (4.17%) Open Source
8 2 (4.17%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 21 (43.75%) Perl
2 16 (33.33%) SQL
3 11 (22.92%) Bash Shell
4 8 (16.67%) Java
4 8 (16.67%) Korn
4 8 (16.67%) Ruby
4 8 (16.67%) Shell Script
5 7 (14.58%) JavaScript
6 6 (12.50%) PHP
7 4 (8.33%) R
8 3 (6.25%) C#
9 2 (4.17%) C
9 2 (4.17%) C++
9 2 (4.17%) Scala
9 2 (4.17%) VB.NET
10 1 (2.08%) Go
10 1 (2.08%) GraphQL
10 1 (2.08%) PowerShell
10 1 (2.08%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (8.33%) CCNP
1 4 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (6.25%) Degree
3 2 (4.17%) CCDA
3 2 (4.17%) CCDE
3 2 (4.17%) CCDP
3 2 (4.17%) CCIE
3 2 (4.17%) CCIE Routing and Switching
3 2 (4.17%) DV Cleared
3 2 (4.17%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.08%) AWS Certification
4 1 (2.08%) ISEB
4 1 (2.08%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (2.08%) OCA
4 1 (2.08%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) QA
System Software
1 4 (8.33%) Docker
2 2 (4.17%) Apache Flume
2 2 (4.17%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (2.08%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.08%) vCloud
3 1 (2.08%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 35 (72.92%) Ansible
2 5 (10.42%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (10.42%) Puppet
3 2 (4.17%) Docker Swarm
3 2 (4.17%) Oozie
3 2 (4.17%) Rundeck
4 1 (2.08%) CFEngine
4 1 (2.08%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (2.08%) HP SiteScope
4 1 (2.08%) Nagios
4 1 (2.08%) SCCM
4 1 (2.08%) SCOM
4 1 (2.08%) SCOrch
4 1 (2.08%) SCVMM
4 1 (2.08%) Unicenter
4 1 (2.08%) vRealize
Vendors
1 8 (16.67%) CA
1 8 (16.67%) IBM
1 8 (16.67%) Oracle
2 6 (12.50%) Atlassian
2 6 (12.50%) Nimsoft
3 5 (10.42%) Cisco
3 5 (10.42%) F5
3 5 (10.42%) Red Hat
3 5 (10.42%) Remedy
4 3 (6.25%) Juniper
4 3 (6.25%) VMware
5 2 (4.17%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 2 (4.17%) Fortinet
5 2 (4.17%) HP
6 1 (2.08%) Dell
6 1 (2.08%) EMC
6 1 (2.08%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.08%) NetApp
6 1 (2.08%) Sun
6 1 (2.08%) SunGard