Period
to 25 May 2019

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 25 May 2019 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
25 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 51 44 57
Rank change year-on-year -7 +13 +6
Contract jobs citing Python 38 76 46
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 3.53% 4.78% 3.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.76% 12.38% 11.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 21 20
Milton Keynes median daily rate £450 £438 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% -2.78% +16.13%
10th Percentile £290 £350 £323
90th Percentile £539 £550 £563
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £463 £440 £480
% change year-on-year +5.11% -8.33% +28.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £34.58 - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £34.58 £45.00 -
% change year-on-year -23.17% - -

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 353 614 406
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 32.78% 38.62% 28.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 194 359 204
Milton Keynes median daily rate £438 £425 £364
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +16.84% -1.69%
10th Percentile £283 £310 £270
90th Percentile £606 £550 £538
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £425 £375
% change year-on-year - +13.33% +2.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 2 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.25% - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £38.00 £45.00 £55.00
% change year-on-year -15.56% -18.18% +42.86%

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 25 May 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Python in Milton Keynes

Python
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Python in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 25 May 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Python in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 25 May 2019, 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 22 (57.89%) Linux
1 22 (57.89%) DevOps
2 20 (52.63%) Java
3 17 (44.74%) JavaScript
3 17 (44.74%) Git (software)
4 16 (42.11%) JIRA
4 16 (42.11%) Ansible
5 14 (36.84%) PostgreSQL
5 14 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (36.84%) SQL
6 13 (34.21%) Oracle
6 13 (34.21%) SQL Server
6 13 (34.21%) Jenkins
7 12 (31.58%) Web Services
7 12 (31.58%) Tomcat
7 12 (31.58%) Test Automation
8 11 (28.95%) PowerShell
8 11 (28.95%) WebSphere
8 11 (28.95%) XML
8 11 (28.95%) SOAP
8 11 (28.95%) Active Directory
8 11 (28.95%) Node.js
8 11 (28.95%) Problem-Solving
9 10 (26.32%) Red Hat
9 10 (26.32%) Windows
10 9 (23.68%) LDAP
10 9 (23.68%) MySQL
10 9 (23.68%) Microsoft Office
10 9 (23.68%) HTML
10 9 (23.68%) PHP

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 12 (31.58%) Tomcat
2 11 (28.95%) WebSphere
3 9 (23.68%) Confluence
4 4 (10.53%) IIS
5 3 (7.89%) ArcGIS
5 3 (7.89%) ArcSDE
5 3 (7.89%) WebLogic
5 3 (7.89%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (5.26%) IBM Domino
6 2 (5.26%) JBoss
6 2 (5.26%) nginx
7 1 (2.63%) Apache Spark
7 1 (2.63%) IBM HTTP Server
7 1 (2.63%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 9 (23.68%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (10.53%) OpenShift
2 4 (10.53%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (7.89%) PaaS
4 2 (5.26%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 2 (5.26%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (5.26%) Amazon ELB
4 2 (5.26%) Amazon S3
4 2 (5.26%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (5.26%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (5.26%) Route 53
4 2 (5.26%) Serverless
5 1 (2.63%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.53%) HTTP
2 2 (5.26%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (36.84%) PostgreSQL
2 13 (34.21%) SQL Server
3 9 (23.68%) MySQL
4 5 (13.16%) DB2
4 5 (13.16%) DB2 UDB
5 3 (7.89%) GIS
5 3 (7.89%) MongoDB
5 3 (7.89%) Oracle Database
6 2 (5.26%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (5.26%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (5.26%) NoSQL
6 2 (5.26%) NuoDB
6 2 (5.26%) Redis
7 1 (2.63%) Apache Hive
7 1 (2.63%) Big Data
7 1 (2.63%) Data Lake
7 1 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (2.63%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 17 (44.74%) Git (software)
2 16 (42.11%) JIRA
3 13 (34.21%) Jenkins
4 7 (18.42%) Selenium
5 5 (13.16%) Ant
5 5 (13.16%) Eclipse
5 5 (13.16%) JUnit
6 4 (10.53%) Maven
6 4 (10.53%) Sonatype Nexus
7 2 (5.26%) Cucumber
7 2 (5.26%) FishEye
7 2 (5.26%) Gatling
7 2 (5.26%) JMeter
7 2 (5.26%) Sikuli
7 2 (5.26%) SoapUI
7 2 (5.26%) SonarQube
7 2 (5.26%) Subversion
7 2 (5.26%) TeamCity
8 1 (2.63%) GitLab
8 1 (2.63%) Introscope
General
1 9 (23.68%) Banking
1 9 (23.68%) Finance
2 2 (5.26%) Back Office
2 2 (5.26%) Electronics
3 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.63%) Marketing
3 1 (2.63%) Retail
3 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (31.58%) DevOps Engineer
2 9 (23.68%) Developer
3 5 (13.16%) Junior
4 4 (10.53%) Analyst
5 3 (7.89%) Administrator
5 3 (7.89%) Junior DevOps
5 3 (7.89%) Junior DevOps Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Software Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) DBA
6 2 (5.26%) Governance Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Java Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Python Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Python Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) SailPoint Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Senior DevOps
6 2 (5.26%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Software Development Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Software Test Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Test Development Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (31.58%) Web Services
2 11 (28.95%) Node.js
2 11 (28.95%) SOAP
2 11 (28.95%) XML
3 9 (23.68%) HTML
3 9 (23.68%) LDAP
4 7 (18.42%) SailPoint
4 7 (18.42%) Servlets
5 5 (13.16%) AngularJS
5 5 (13.16%) Electron Framework
5 5 (13.16%) JSP
6 4 (10.53%) HTML5
6 4 (10.53%) JSON
6 4 (10.53%) Middleware
7 3 (7.89%) .NET
7 3 (7.89%) ArcObjects
7 3 (7.89%) REST
8 2 (5.26%) JMS
8 2 (5.26%) RESTful
8 2 (5.26%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.16%) Linux Command Line
1 5 (13.16%) Mainframe
2 4 (10.53%) Robotics
3 2 (5.26%) Data Structures
3 2 (5.26%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.63%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (2.63%) Verilog
4 1 (2.63%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 22 (57.89%) Linux
2 10 (26.32%) Windows
3 8 (21.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (21.05%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (57.89%) DevOps
2 14 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (31.58%) Test Automation
4 11 (28.95%) Problem-Solving
5 9 (23.68%) Project Management
5 9 (23.68%) Technical Analysis
6 7 (18.42%) Configuration Management
7 6 (15.79%) Performance Monitoring
8 5 (13.16%) Data Modelling
9 4 (10.53%) Continuous Delivery
9 4 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (10.53%) Open Source
10 3 (7.89%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (7.89%) High Availability
10 3 (7.89%) Migration
10 3 (7.89%) Personalization
10 3 (7.89%) Security Operations
10 3 (7.89%) Workflow
11 2 (5.26%) Process Improvement
11 2 (5.26%) SDET
Programming Languages
1 20 (52.63%) Java
2 17 (44.74%) JavaScript
3 14 (36.84%) SQL
4 11 (28.95%) PowerShell
5 9 (23.68%) PHP
6 8 (21.05%) Bash Shell
7 6 (15.79%) C
7 6 (15.79%) Perl
8 5 (13.16%) BeanShell
8 5 (13.16%) Bourne shell
8 5 (13.16%) Korn
9 4 (10.53%) C#
10 2 (5.26%) Ruby
11 1 (2.63%) C++
11 1 (2.63%) Embedded C
11 1 (2.63%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 2 (5.26%) Degree
1 2 (5.26%) DV Cleared
1 2 (5.26%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) QA
2 1 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (28.95%) Active Directory
2 9 (23.68%) Docker
3 5 (13.16%) RACF
4 2 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (2.63%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 16 (42.11%) Ansible
2 4 (10.53%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (5.26%) Docker Swarm
3 2 (5.26%) Kubernetes
3 2 (5.26%) Nagios
3 2 (5.26%) Terraform
4 1 (2.63%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 13 (34.21%) Oracle
2 10 (26.32%) Red Hat
3 8 (21.05%) IBM
4 3 (7.89%) ESRI
5 2 (5.26%) AppDynamics
5 2 (5.26%) Atlassian
5 2 (5.26%) Splunk
5 2 (5.26%) VMware
5 2 (5.26%) White Clarke
6 1 (2.63%) Cloudera
6 1 (2.63%) SAP
6 1 (2.63%) Talend
6 1 (2.63%) Xilinx