Period
to 10 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Django skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Django over the 6 months to 10 December 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.

Django
UK
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 419 500 406
Rank change year-on-year +81 -94 +65
Contract jobs citing Django 581 442 605
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.55% 0.43% 0.59%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.59% 1.34% 1.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 352 301 410
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +11.76% -5.56%
10th Percentile £363 £338 £306
90th Percentile £600 £575 £556
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £425 £425
% change year-on-year -2.94% - -3.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 0
UK median hourly rate £34.00 £27.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.93% - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 - -

Django is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 36,529 32,985 31,729
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 34.77% 32.19% 30.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 25,809 23,296 21,896
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +3.03%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £300
90th Percentile £638 £625 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 312 363 364
UK median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.75% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £17.50 £18.00 £14.52
90th Percentile £59.88 £51.94 £51.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £38.63
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.56% +3.00%

Django
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Django as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Django in the UK

Django
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Django.

Contractor daily rate trend for Django in the UK

Django
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Django over the 6 months to 10 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Django in the UK

Django
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Django.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Django in the UK

Django
Top 15 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Django within the UK over the 6 months to 10 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +45 563 £500 +5.26% 225
London +95 368 £500 - 135
UK excluding London +1 206 £413 -2.94% 99
South East -26 82 £450 +0.56% 32
North of England +10 71 £400 -11.11% 20
North West +32 46 £400 +6.67% 11
South West -28 20 £325 - 18
Yorkshire -23 17 £406 -20.73% 3
Midlands -2 16 £425 - 2
West Midlands -11 15 £425 - 1
Scotland -14 10 £488 +3.17% 5
North East -16 8 £419 -16.25% 6
East of England -13 5 £425 - 18
Wales -21 3 £395 +8.97% 3
East Midlands - 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 10 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Django 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 with a requirement for Django.

1 482 (82.96%) Python
2 280 (48.19%) Agile Software Development
3 235 (40.45%) JavaScript
4 194 (33.39%) TDD
5 157 (27.02%) REST
6 153 (26.33%) HTML
7 148 (25.47%) Git (software)
8 145 (24.96%) Java
8 145 (24.96%) Continuous Integration
9 144 (24.78%) Docker
10 140 (24.10%) Linux
11 138 (23.75%) Scrum
12 137 (23.58%) PostgreSQL
12 137 (23.58%) Flask
12 137 (23.58%) Jenkins
13 133 (22.89%) Test Automation
14 129 (22.20%) CSS
15 117 (20.14%) Open Source
16 112 (19.28%) RESTful
16 112 (19.28%) Ruby
17 101 (17.38%) JIRA
18 100 (17.21%) Relational Database
19 98 (16.87%) SQL
20 96 (16.52%) Ruby on Rails
21 95 (16.35%) Google
22 92 (15.83%) Scala
23 90 (15.49%) BDD
23 90 (15.49%) JSON
23 90 (15.49%) Problem-Solving
24 89 (15.32%) MVC

Django
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 78 (13.43%) Confluence
2 53 (9.12%) Elasticsearch
3 28 (4.82%) Gunicorn
4 20 (3.44%) CMS
5 12 (2.07%) WordPress
6 9 (1.55%) nginx
7 6 (1.03%) SharePoint
8 5 (0.86%) Apache Airflow
9 4 (0.69%) Apache Solr
9 4 (0.69%) Cloud Foundry
9 4 (0.69%) Luigi
9 4 (0.69%) WebLogic
10 3 (0.52%) Apache Pig
11 2 (0.34%) Apache Spark
12 1 (0.17%) Apache
12 1 (0.17%) Drupal
12 1 (0.17%) Ethereum
12 1 (0.17%) IIS
12 1 (0.17%) Joomla!
12 1 (0.17%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (0.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (0.34%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.17%) Chatbot
3 1 (0.17%) InVision
Business Applications
1 1 (0.17%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 81 (13.94%) Amazon AWS
2 46 (7.92%) GitHub
3 39 (6.71%) Microsoft Azure
4 24 (4.13%) Google Cloud Platform
5 22 (3.79%) Heroku
6 19 (3.27%) Google App Engine
6 19 (3.27%) PaaS
7 13 (2.24%) Serverless
8 12 (2.07%) AWS Lambda
9 11 (1.89%) Azure Functions
10 7 (1.20%) Cloud Computing
11 6 (1.03%) AdWords
12 5 (0.86%) Office 365
13 2 (0.34%) Amazon EC2
13 2 (0.34%) Amazon S3
13 2 (0.34%) CloudFront
14 1 (0.17%) Cloudflare
14 1 (0.17%) Google Analytics
14 1 (0.17%) Google Play
14 1 (0.17%) Twilio
Communications & Networking
1 83 (14.29%) HTTP
2 6 (1.03%) AMQP
2 6 (1.03%) Internet
3 4 (0.69%) Junos
4 3 (0.52%) Firewall
4 3 (0.52%) RTMP
4 3 (0.52%) SSL
4 3 (0.52%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.34%) Intranet
5 2 (0.34%) VLAN
6 1 (0.17%) Broadband
6 1 (0.17%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 137 (23.58%) PostgreSQL
2 100 (17.21%) Relational Database
3 70 (12.05%) MySQL
4 54 (9.29%) NoSQL
5 41 (7.06%) MongoDB
6 35 (6.02%) Big Data
7 26 (4.48%) Hadoop
8 19 (3.27%) Apache Cassandra
9 13 (2.24%) Blockchain
10 12 (2.07%) SQL Server
11 11 (1.89%) RDBMS
11 11 (1.89%) Redis
12 9 (1.55%) Cosmos DB
13 6 (1.03%) Parquet
14 5 (0.86%) Power BI
15 4 (0.69%) Apache Hive
15 4 (0.69%) GIS
16 3 (0.52%) Geospatial Data
16 3 (0.52%) HBase
16 3 (0.52%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 148 (25.47%) Git (software)
2 137 (23.58%) Jenkins
3 101 (17.38%) JIRA
4 72 (12.39%) Subversion
5 71 (12.22%) JUnit
6 55 (9.47%) Hudson
7 48 (8.26%) Selenium
8 35 (6.02%) Robot Framework
9 31 (5.34%) Gatling
10 14 (2.41%) webpack
11 13 (2.24%) gulp
11 13 (2.24%) Mocha
12 12 (2.07%) PyCharm
13 10 (1.72%) Cucumber
13 10 (1.72%) GitLab
13 10 (1.72%) Jasmine
14 9 (1.55%) Babel
14 9 (1.55%) WebDriver
15 8 (1.38%) Vagrant
16 7 (1.20%) Bitbucket
General
1 66 (11.36%) Finance
2 21 (3.61%) Retail
3 11 (1.89%) Banking
3 11 (1.89%) Telecoms
4 10 (1.72%) Games
4 10 (1.72%) Marketing
5 9 (1.55%) Financial Institution
6 7 (1.20%) Investment Banking
7 6 (1.03%) Advertising
8 4 (0.69%) Back Office
8 4 (0.69%) Dutch Language
8 4 (0.69%) Front Office
9 2 (0.34%) Law
9 2 (0.34%) Legal
10 1 (0.17%) French Language
10 1 (0.17%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.17%) Publishing
10 1 (0.17%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.17%) Turkish Language
Job Titles
1 467 (80.38%) Developer
2 280 (48.19%) Python Developer
3 135 (23.24%) Django Developer
4 94 (16.18%) Python/Django Developer
5 69 (11.88%) Scala Developer
6 55 (9.47%) Agile Developer
7 49 (8.43%) Senior Developer
8 46 (7.92%) Python Engineer
9 42 (7.23%) Software Engineer
10 33 (5.68%) Senior Python Developer
11 30 (5.16%) Full Stack Developer
12 24 (4.13%) Backend Developer
13 22 (3.79%) Python Software Engineer
14 21 (3.61%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 19 (3.27%) Software Developer
16 15 (2.58%) Java Developer
17 14 (2.41%) JavaScript Developer
18 13 (2.24%) Architect
18 13 (2.24%) React Developer
19 12 (2.07%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 157 (27.02%) REST
2 153 (26.33%) HTML
3 137 (23.58%) Flask
4 129 (22.20%) CSS
5 112 (19.28%) RESTful
6 96 (16.52%) Ruby on Rails
7 90 (15.49%) JSON
8 87 (14.97%) React
9 86 (14.80%) Spring
10 81 (13.94%) Play Framework
11 78 (13.43%) Node.js
12 68 (11.70%) Guice
13 67 (11.53%) Spring MVC
14 64 (11.02%) AngularJS
14 64 (11.02%) Celery
15 58 (9.98%) HTML5
16 47 (8.09%) CSS3
17 40 (6.88%) Web Services
18 34 (5.85%) Ajax
19 33 (5.68%) pytest
Miscellaneous
1 49 (8.43%) User Experience
2 20 (3.44%) Data Structures
3 19 (3.27%) Mobile App
4 18 (3.10%) Analytical Skills
5 17 (2.93%) Greenfield Project
6 13 (2.24%) Algorithms
7 9 (1.55%) iPhone
8 6 (1.03%) Blog
8 6 (1.03%) Derivative
8 6 (1.03%) Fintech
8 6 (1.03%) iPad
9 4 (0.69%) Linux Command Line
10 3 (0.52%) Credit Risk
10 3 (0.52%) Equity Derivative
10 3 (0.52%) Management Information System
10 3 (0.52%) Self-Motivation
10 3 (0.52%) Smart Home
10 3 (0.52%) Virtual Team
11 2 (0.34%) Digital Media
12 1 (0.17%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 140 (24.10%) Linux
2 28 (4.82%) Unix
3 19 (3.27%) Android
4 16 (2.75%) Apple iOS
5 9 (1.55%) Mac OS X
6 6 (1.03%) Windows
7 4 (0.69%) Mac OS
7 4 (0.69%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.17%) Robot Operating System
8 1 (0.17%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 280 (48.19%) Agile Software Development
2 194 (33.39%) TDD
3 145 (24.96%) Continuous Integration
4 138 (23.75%) Scrum
5 133 (22.89%) Test Automation
6 117 (20.14%) Open Source
7 90 (15.49%) BDD
7 90 (15.49%) Problem-Solving
8 89 (15.32%) MVC
9 86 (14.80%) Software Engineering
10 82 (14.11%) Front End Development
11 79 (13.60%) Microservices
12 78 (13.43%) DevOps
13 76 (13.08%) Responsive Web Design
14 75 (12.91%) Kanban
15 74 (12.74%) Configuration Management
15 74 (12.74%) OWASP
16 71 (12.22%) Web Design
17 65 (11.19%) Pair Programming
18 54 (9.29%) Digital Transformation Programme
Programming Languages
1 482 (82.96%) Python
2 235 (40.45%) JavaScript
3 145 (24.96%) Java
4 112 (19.28%) Ruby
5 98 (16.87%) SQL
6 92 (15.83%) Scala
7 38 (6.54%) ES6
8 28 (4.82%) C#
8 28 (4.82%) Go
9 26 (4.48%) PHP
10 24 (4.13%) C++
11 17 (2.93%) Bash Shell
12 11 (1.89%) Perl
13 7 (1.20%) C
13 7 (1.20%) Shell Script
14 4 (0.69%) Objective-C
14 4 (0.69%) PowerShell
14 4 (0.69%) TypeScript
15 3 (0.52%) Delphi
16 2 (0.34%) Prolog
Qualifications
1 56 (9.64%) BPSS Clearance
2 38 (6.54%) Degree
3 24 (4.13%) Computer Science Degree
4 9 (1.55%) Security Cleared
5 3 (0.52%) CCNA
5 3 (0.52%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (0.52%) CISSP
5 3 (0.52%) CompTIA Security+
5 3 (0.52%) DV Cleared
5 3 (0.52%) GIAC
5 3 (0.52%) Linux+ Certification
5 3 (0.52%) MCSE
5 3 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (0.52%) Network+ Certification
5 3 (0.52%) SANS
5 3 (0.52%) SSCP
6 2 (0.34%) DBS Check
6 2 (0.34%) Master's Degree
6 2 (0.34%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (1.55%) QA
2 6 (1.03%) SLA
3 2 (0.34%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.17%) GDPR
4 1 (0.17%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 144 (24.78%) Docker
2 4 (0.69%) VirtualBox
3 3 (0.52%) HDFS
3 3 (0.52%) LXC
3 3 (0.52%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (0.52%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 40 (6.88%) Kubernetes
2 35 (6.02%) Ansible
3 34 (5.85%) Terraform
4 8 (1.38%) Puppet
5 5 (0.86%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (0.69%) Grafana
7 3 (0.52%) Kibana
7 3 (0.52%) logstash
7 3 (0.52%) Prometheus
7 3 (0.52%) Salt
8 2 (0.34%) QRadar
8 2 (0.34%) RSA enVision
9 1 (0.17%) Docker Swarm
9 1 (0.17%) HAProxy
9 1 (0.17%) Mesos
9 1 (0.17%) Rancher
Vendors
1 95 (16.35%) Google
2 39 (6.71%) Oracle
3 18 (3.10%) Splunk
4 15 (2.58%) Microsoft
5 12 (2.07%) Atlassian
6 8 (1.38%) Facebook
6 8 (1.38%) Tableau
7 6 (1.03%) Twitter
8 5 (0.86%) Adobe
9 4 (0.69%) Automation Anywhere
9 4 (0.69%) UiPath
10 3 (0.52%) Juniper
10 3 (0.52%) MapR
11 2 (0.34%) Cisco
11 2 (0.34%) IBM
11 2 (0.34%) VMware
12 1 (0.17%) Apiary
12 1 (0.17%) Huawei
12 1 (0.17%) Lets Encrypt
12 1 (0.17%) Mapbox