Period
to 23 April 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 23 April 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
23 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 52 62 67
Rank change year-on-year +10 +5 +29
Contract jobs citing Python 69 41 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 4.31% 2.98% 2.06%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.63% 11.39% 6.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 18 9
Milton Keynes median daily rate £425 £450 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +6.51% +5.63%
10th Percentile £300 £307 £323
90th Percentile £550 £563 £650
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £490 £411
% change year-on-year -13.27% +19.15% +2.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £45.00 - -

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 649 360 491
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 40.54% 26.18% 33.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 368 177 276
Milton Keynes median daily rate £425 £363 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.24% -0.68% +12.31%
10th Percentile £300 £289 £263
90th Percentile £550 £538 £500
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £420 £363 £361
% change year-on-year +15.86% +0.35% +7.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 3
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £60.00 £37.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +60.00% +167.86% -12.50%
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £45.50 £38.50 £38.50
% change year-on-year +18.18% - +54.00%

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 23 April 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Python in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 43 (62.32%) Ansible
2 37 (53.62%) Linux
3 32 (46.38%) Java
4 28 (40.58%) DevOps
5 27 (39.13%) IBM
6 21 (30.43%) Jenkins
7 19 (27.54%) Amazon AWS
7 19 (27.54%) SQL
8 18 (26.09%) Banking
8 18 (26.09%) Bash Shell
8 18 (26.09%) MongoDB
9 16 (23.19%) Middleware
10 15 (21.74%) Docker
10 15 (21.74%) Apache Spark
11 14 (20.29%) Oracle
11 14 (20.29%) DB2
11 14 (20.29%) Big Data
11 14 (20.29%) Kafka
11 14 (20.29%) OpenShift
12 13 (18.84%) YAML
12 13 (18.84%) Git (software)
12 13 (18.84%) Hadoop
12 13 (18.84%) Finance
13 12 (17.39%) PostgreSQL
13 12 (17.39%) MySQL
13 12 (17.39%) Unix
13 12 (17.39%) Windows
13 12 (17.39%) Korn
13 12 (17.39%) Opscode Chef
14 11 (15.94%) Agile Software Development

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 15 (21.74%) Apache Spark
2 9 (13.04%) Cloud Foundry
2 9 (13.04%) JBoss
2 9 (13.04%) WebLogic
2 9 (13.04%) WebSphere
3 3 (4.35%) Confluence
3 3 (4.35%) OpenStack
3 3 (4.35%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.90%) Apache
5 1 (1.45%) IBM Domino
5 1 (1.45%) IIS
5 1 (1.45%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 19 (27.54%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (20.29%) OpenShift
3 11 (15.94%) Amazon S3
4 9 (13.04%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 9 (13.04%) Amazon EC2
4 9 (13.04%) Amazon ELB
4 9 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (13.04%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (1.45%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.45%) GitHub
5 1 (1.45%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.45%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.70%) DHCP
1 6 (8.70%) DNS
1 6 (8.70%) LAN
1 6 (8.70%) WAN
2 5 (7.25%) VLAN
3 3 (4.35%) BGP
3 3 (4.35%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 3 (4.35%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 3 (4.35%) OSPF
3 3 (4.35%) Wireless
4 2 (2.90%) Internet
5 1 (1.45%) Software-Defined Networking
5 1 (1.45%) SSL
5 1 (1.45%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.45%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (26.09%) MongoDB
2 14 (20.29%) Big Data
2 14 (20.29%) DB2
3 13 (18.84%) Hadoop
4 12 (17.39%) MySQL
4 12 (17.39%) PostgreSQL
5 10 (14.49%) DB2 UDB
6 9 (13.04%) Amazon RDS
7 8 (11.59%) SQL Server
8 7 (10.14%) Apache Cassandra
8 7 (10.14%) NoSQL
9 6 (8.70%) Apache Hive
9 6 (8.70%) HBase
9 6 (8.70%) Impala
9 6 (8.70%) Redis
10 4 (5.80%) Relational Database
10 4 (5.80%) Sqoop
11 3 (4.35%) NuoDB
12 2 (2.90%) Oracle OLAP
12 2 (2.90%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 21 (30.43%) Jenkins
2 13 (18.84%) Git (software)
3 9 (13.04%) JIRA
3 9 (13.04%) TeamCity
4 4 (5.80%) Calabash
4 4 (5.80%) GitLab
5 3 (4.35%) Selenium
6 2 (2.90%) SonarQube
7 1 (1.45%) Artifactory
7 1 (1.45%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.45%) JUnit
7 1 (1.45%) LoadRunner
7 1 (1.45%) Maven
7 1 (1.45%) Selenium IDE
7 1 (1.45%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (1.45%) WebDriver
General
1 18 (26.09%) Banking
2 13 (18.84%) Finance
3 9 (13.04%) Back Office
4 7 (10.14%) Spanish Language
5 6 (8.70%) Telecoms
6 3 (4.35%) Retail
7 2 (2.90%) Retail Banking
8 1 (1.45%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (1.45%) Financial Institution
8 1 (1.45%) Games
Job Titles
1 13 (18.84%) DevOps Engineer
2 12 (17.39%) Cloud Engineer
2 12 (17.39%) Java Engineer
3 10 (14.49%) DBA
3 10 (14.49%) Developer
4 9 (13.04%) Administrator
5 8 (11.59%) Data Engineer
6 6 (8.70%) Network Engineer
7 5 (7.25%) Data Network Engineer
8 4 (5.80%) Development Manager
8 4 (5.80%) Software Development Manager
8 4 (5.80%) Software Engineer
8 4 (5.80%) Software Manager
9 3 (4.35%) Architect
9 3 (4.35%) Automation Tester
9 3 (4.35%) Java Software Engineer
9 3 (4.35%) QA Tester
9 3 (4.35%) Release Engineer
9 3 (4.35%) Senior Developer
9 3 (4.35%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (23.19%) Middleware
2 14 (20.29%) Kafka
3 13 (18.84%) YAML
4 9 (13.04%) Web Services
5 7 (10.14%) REST
5 7 (10.14%) SOAP
6 6 (8.70%) Hibernate
6 6 (8.70%) WebSphere MQ
7 5 (7.25%) LAMP
7 5 (7.25%) LAPP Stack
7 5 (7.25%) Swagger
8 4 (5.80%) RESTful
9 3 (4.35%) JSON
9 3 (4.35%) RAML
9 3 (4.35%) Spring
9 3 (4.35%) XML
10 2 (2.90%) .NET
10 2 (2.90%) J2EE
10 2 (2.90%) Node.js
10 2 (2.90%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.35%) Mobile App
1 3 (4.35%) Private Cloud
2 2 (2.90%) Data Structures
2 2 (2.90%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (2.90%) Smart City
3 1 (1.45%) Enterprise Cloud
3 1 (1.45%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (1.45%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 37 (53.62%) Linux
2 12 (17.39%) Unix
2 12 (17.39%) Windows
3 2 (2.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.45%) CentOS
4 1 (1.45%) Solaris
4 1 (1.45%) SUSE
4 1 (1.45%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (40.58%) DevOps
2 11 (15.94%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (15.94%) Configuration Management
3 9 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (13.04%) Security Management
3 9 (13.04%) Task Automation
4 8 (11.59%) TDD
5 7 (10.14%) Load Balancing
5 7 (10.14%) Test Automation
6 6 (8.70%) Capacity Management
6 6 (8.70%) Migration
6 6 (8.70%) Performance Monitoring
6 6 (8.70%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (8.70%) Problem-Solving
6 6 (8.70%) Project Management
6 6 (8.70%) Scrum
6 6 (8.70%) Technical Analysis
7 5 (7.25%) Continuous Delivery
7 5 (7.25%) Software Engineering
8 4 (5.80%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 32 (46.38%) Java
2 19 (27.54%) SQL
3 18 (26.09%) Bash Shell
4 12 (17.39%) Korn
5 10 (14.49%) Perl
6 8 (11.59%) Shell Script
7 7 (10.14%) Ruby
8 6 (8.70%) Scala
9 4 (5.80%) VB
10 2 (2.90%) C#
10 2 (2.90%) C++
10 2 (2.90%) Groovy
10 2 (2.90%) HiveQL
10 2 (2.90%) PL/SQL
10 2 (2.90%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.45%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.45%) R
Qualifications
1 6 (8.70%) Degree
2 4 (5.80%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (4.35%) CCNP
4 2 (2.90%) CCIE
4 2 (2.90%) CCIE Routing and Switching
5 1 (1.45%) CCDA
5 1 (1.45%) CCDE
5 1 (1.45%) CCDP
5 1 (1.45%) CCNA
5 1 (1.45%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.45%) ISEB
5 1 (1.45%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.35%) Data Quality
1 3 (4.35%) QA
2 2 (2.90%) GDPR
3 1 (1.45%) GCP
System Software
1 15 (21.74%) Docker
2 4 (5.80%) Apache Flume
2 4 (5.80%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (1.45%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.45%) vCloud
3 1 (1.45%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 43 (62.32%) Ansible
2 12 (17.39%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (5.80%) Oozie
4 3 (4.35%) Puppet
5 2 (2.90%) Kibana
5 2 (2.90%) Kubernetes
6 1 (1.45%) CFEngine
6 1 (1.45%) Docker Swarm
6 1 (1.45%) HP ALM
6 1 (1.45%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (1.45%) Rundeck
6 1 (1.45%) SCCM
6 1 (1.45%) SCOM
6 1 (1.45%) SCOrch
6 1 (1.45%) SCVMM
6 1 (1.45%) Unicenter
6 1 (1.45%) vRealize
6 1 (1.45%) vRealize Orchestrator
Vendors
1 27 (39.13%) IBM
2 14 (20.29%) Oracle
3 6 (8.70%) Cisco
3 6 (8.70%) F5
4 4 (5.80%) Microsoft
5 3 (4.35%) Cloudera
5 3 (4.35%) Juniper
6 2 (2.90%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 2 (2.90%) CA
6 2 (2.90%) HP
6 2 (2.90%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.90%) Splunk
6 2 (2.90%) Tableau
6 2 (2.90%) Talend
6 2 (2.90%) VMware
7 1 (1.45%) Dell
7 1 (1.45%) EMC
7 1 (1.45%) Lotus
7 1 (1.45%) NetApp
7 1 (1.45%) Sun