Period
to 23 July 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 July 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 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 35 58 48
Rank change year-on-year +23 -10 +52
Contract jobs citing Python 82 56 46
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 5.39% 3.57% 3.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.74% 11.00% 10.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 15 16
Milton Keynes median daily rate £425 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.68% +3.33% -6.25%
10th Percentile £350 £283 £233
90th Percentile £550 £475 £488
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £439 £405 £356
% change year-on-year +8.33% +13.68% -9.52%
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 597 509 427
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 39.25% 32.46% 29.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 343 243 218
Milton Keynes median daily rate £420 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.39% +3.33% +14.50%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £263
90th Percentile £550 £525 £488
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +13.33% +3.45% +7.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £40.00 - £25.50
10th Percentile £27.75 - £25.25
90th Percentile £54.25 - £25.75
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £45.00 £55.00 £41.50
% change year-on-year -18.18% +32.53% +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 23 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Python in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 45 (54.88%) Java
2 38 (46.34%) Ansible
3 35 (42.68%) Linux
4 34 (41.46%) Jenkins
5 33 (40.24%) Git (software)
6 32 (39.02%) DevOps
7 27 (32.93%) Bash Shell
7 27 (32.93%) MongoDB
7 27 (32.93%) IBM
8 26 (31.71%) Middleware
8 26 (31.71%) SQL
9 24 (29.27%) Ruby
9 24 (29.27%) JIRA
10 23 (28.05%) Finance
10 23 (28.05%) Oracle
10 23 (28.05%) Amazon AWS
11 22 (26.83%) Web Services
11 22 (26.83%) YAML
12 20 (24.39%) PostgreSQL
12 20 (24.39%) TDD
12 20 (24.39%) MySQL
13 19 (23.17%) SQL Server
13 19 (23.17%) Docker
14 18 (21.95%) Agile Software Development
15 17 (20.73%) DB2
16 16 (19.51%) OpenShift
16 16 (19.51%) Continuous Delivery
17 15 (18.29%) Apache Spark
17 15 (18.29%) RESTful
17 15 (18.29%) Apache Cassandra

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 (18.29%) Apache Spark
2 11 (13.41%) Confluence
2 11 (13.41%) Tomcat
3 9 (10.98%) JBoss
3 9 (10.98%) WebLogic
3 9 (10.98%) WebSphere
4 7 (8.54%) Cloud Foundry
5 5 (6.10%) Oracle Service Bus
6 3 (3.66%) Apache
7 1 (1.22%) Apache Pig
7 1 (1.22%) Oracle BPEL
7 1 (1.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 23 (28.05%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (19.51%) OpenShift
3 12 (14.63%) Amazon S3
4 9 (10.98%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 9 (10.98%) Amazon EC2
4 9 (10.98%) Amazon ELB
4 9 (10.98%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 8 (9.76%) Microsoft Azure
6 6 (7.32%) PaaS
7 2 (2.44%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (1.22%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.10%) Internet
2 2 (2.44%) BGP
2 2 (2.44%) DHCP
2 2 (2.44%) DNS
2 2 (2.44%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 2 (2.44%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 2 (2.44%) LAN
2 2 (2.44%) OSPF
2 2 (2.44%) VLAN
2 2 (2.44%) WAN
3 1 (1.22%) SSL
3 1 (1.22%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.22%) Wireless
3 1 (1.22%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (32.93%) MongoDB
2 20 (24.39%) MySQL
2 20 (24.39%) PostgreSQL
3 19 (23.17%) SQL Server
4 17 (20.73%) DB2
5 15 (18.29%) Apache Cassandra
6 14 (17.07%) Big Data
6 14 (17.07%) NoSQL
7 13 (15.85%) Hadoop
8 12 (14.63%) DB2 UDB
9 11 (13.41%) Redis
10 9 (10.98%) Amazon RDS
11 8 (9.76%) NuoDB
12 5 (6.10%) Apache Hive
12 5 (6.10%) HBase
12 5 (6.10%) Impala
12 5 (6.10%) Oracle Database
12 5 (6.10%) Oracle Database 11g
13 4 (4.88%) Data Warehouse
13 4 (4.88%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 34 (41.46%) Jenkins
2 33 (40.24%) Git (software)
3 24 (29.27%) JIRA
4 9 (10.98%) TeamCity
5 6 (7.32%) Calabash
6 5 (6.10%) Maven
6 5 (6.10%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (4.88%) Artifactory
7 4 (4.88%) Selenium
7 4 (4.88%) SonarQube
7 4 (4.88%) Sonatype Nexus
8 3 (3.66%) Cucumber
9 1 (1.22%) Eclipse
9 1 (1.22%) git-flow
9 1 (1.22%) GitLab
9 1 (1.22%) IntelliJ
9 1 (1.22%) JUnit
General
1 23 (28.05%) Finance
2 10 (12.20%) Banking
3 9 (10.98%) Back Office
4 8 (9.76%) Spanish Language
5 2 (2.44%) Marketing
5 2 (2.44%) Retail
5 2 (2.44%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.22%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 17 (20.73%) DevOps Engineer
2 15 (18.29%) Cloud Engineer
3 13 (15.85%) Java Engineer
4 12 (14.63%) DBA
5 8 (9.76%) Software Engineer
6 7 (8.54%) Administrator
6 7 (8.54%) Developer
7 6 (7.32%) AWS Engineer
7 6 (7.32%) Data Engineer
7 6 (7.32%) Operations Engineer
8 5 (6.10%) Automation Tester
8 5 (6.10%) Python Engineer
8 5 (6.10%) QA Automation Tester
8 5 (6.10%) QA Tester
8 5 (6.10%) Tester
9 4 (4.88%) Development Manager
9 4 (4.88%) Java Software Engineer
9 4 (4.88%) Linux Engineer
9 4 (4.88%) Software Development Manager
9 4 (4.88%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (31.71%) Middleware
2 22 (26.83%) Web Services
2 22 (26.83%) YAML
3 15 (18.29%) REST
3 15 (18.29%) RESTful
3 15 (18.29%) SOAP
4 12 (14.63%) Kafka
5 11 (13.41%) JSON
5 11 (13.41%) LAMP
5 11 (13.41%) LAPP Stack
5 11 (13.41%) XML
6 9 (10.98%) RAML
6 9 (10.98%) Swagger
7 7 (8.54%) .NET
8 6 (7.32%) AngularJS
8 6 (7.32%) Hibernate
8 6 (7.32%) Node.js
8 6 (7.32%) WebSphere MQ
9 5 (6.10%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (6.10%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.32%) Mobile App
2 4 (4.88%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (3.66%) Data Structures
4 2 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.44%) Blog
4 2 (2.44%) Smart City
Operating Systems
1 35 (42.68%) Linux
2 15 (18.29%) Unix
3 9 (10.98%) Windows
4 1 (1.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (39.02%) DevOps
2 20 (24.39%) TDD
3 18 (21.95%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (19.51%) Continuous Delivery
5 15 (18.29%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (14.63%) Security Management
6 12 (14.63%) Test Automation
7 11 (13.41%) Open Source
8 10 (12.20%) Configuration Management
8 10 (12.20%) Continuous Improvement
9 9 (10.98%) Software Engineering
10 7 (8.54%) Capacity Planning
10 7 (8.54%) High Availability
10 7 (8.54%) Performance Monitoring
11 6 (7.32%) Build Automation
11 6 (7.32%) Capacity Management
11 6 (7.32%) Data Analysis
11 6 (7.32%) Data Science
11 6 (7.32%) Task Automation
11 6 (7.32%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 45 (54.88%) Java
2 27 (32.93%) Bash Shell
3 26 (31.71%) SQL
4 24 (29.27%) Ruby
5 15 (18.29%) Korn
6 10 (12.20%) Shell Script
7 7 (8.54%) C#
7 7 (8.54%) Groovy
8 6 (7.32%) VB
9 5 (6.10%) Scala
10 3 (3.66%) HiveQL
10 3 (3.66%) PL/SQL
10 3 (3.66%) R
10 3 (3.66%) T-SQL
11 2 (2.44%) C++
12 1 (1.22%) JavaScript
12 1 (1.22%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (9.76%) Degree
2 1 (1.22%) CCNA
2 1 (1.22%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.10%) QA
2 4 (4.88%) Data Quality
3 3 (3.66%) GDPR
4 1 (1.22%) GCP
System Software
1 19 (23.17%) Docker
2 2 (2.44%) Apache Flume
3 1 (1.22%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (1.22%) HDFS
3 1 (1.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 38 (46.34%) Ansible
2 9 (10.98%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (8.54%) Kubernetes
4 3 (3.66%) Kibana
5 1 (1.22%) Hadoop YARN
5 1 (1.22%) Oozie
5 1 (1.22%) Terraform
Vendors
1 27 (32.93%) IBM
2 23 (28.05%) Oracle
3 5 (6.10%) Tableau
4 4 (4.88%) Cloudera
4 4 (4.88%) Microsoft
4 4 (4.88%) Talend
5 3 (3.66%) Splunk
6 2 (2.44%) Alteryx
6 2 (2.44%) Cisco
6 2 (2.44%) F5
7 1 (1.22%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 1 (1.22%) Google
7 1 (1.22%) Juniper
7 1 (1.22%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.22%) VMware