Period
to 20 October 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 20 October 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
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 400 449 430
Rank change year-on-year +49 -19 +49
Contract jobs citing Django 612 504 575
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.60% 0.51% 0.54%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.71% 1.57% 1.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 410 343 383
UK median daily rate £478 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.11% +5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £356 £325 £306
90th Percentile £588 £575 £556
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £425 £413
% change year-on-year -2.94% +3.03% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
UK median hourly rate £34.00 - -
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 35,697 32,051 32,360
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 34.88% 32.26% 30.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 25,137 22,497 22,469
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £295
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 318 365 381
UK median hourly rate £41.57 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.93% +6.67% +0.13%
10th Percentile £15.60 £18.20 £13.50
90th Percentile £59.13 £52.50 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.31 £36.00
% change year-on-year +2.34% +11.96% -4.00%

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 20 October 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 14 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 20 October 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 +33 581 £500 +11.11% 221
London +65 361 £500 - 153
UK excluding London -19 243 £413 -2.94% 73
South East -19 100 £450 +5.88% 33
North of England -11 77 £400 -11.11% 14
North West +39 59 £400 -1.54% 9
West Midlands -9 24 £425 - 2
Midlands -13 24 £425 -2.86% 3
Scotland -8 20 £350 -30.00% 2
Yorkshire -49 14 £400 -11.11% 3
South West -34 12 £325 - 7
East of England +4 7 £425 -5.56% 11
North East -4 4 £425 -10.53% 2
Wales -17 4 £423 +16.55% 2

For the 6 months to 20 October 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.

1 526 (85.95%) Python
2 257 (41.99%) Agile Software Development
3 256 (41.83%) JavaScript
4 194 (31.70%) HTML
5 173 (28.27%) CSS
6 164 (26.80%) REST
7 158 (25.82%) Git (software)
8 154 (25.16%) TDD
9 152 (24.84%) Linux
10 149 (24.35%) Continuous Integration
11 142 (23.20%) Jenkins
12 127 (20.75%) Scrum
13 125 (20.42%) Docker
14 122 (19.93%) PostgreSQL
15 117 (19.12%) Java
16 108 (17.65%) Relational Database
17 105 (17.16%) Open Source
18 104 (16.99%) Test Automation
19 103 (16.83%) Flask
20 90 (14.71%) Ruby
21 88 (14.38%) JIRA
22 85 (13.89%) SQL
22 85 (13.89%) Finance
22 85 (13.89%) RESTful
23 79 (12.91%) React
24 77 (12.58%) Ruby on Rails
25 76 (12.42%) Web Development
26 75 (12.25%) Scala
26 75 (12.25%) Problem-Solving
27 72 (11.76%) Software Engineering

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 66 (10.78%) Confluence
2 50 (8.17%) CMS
3 47 (7.68%) Elasticsearch
4 23 (3.76%) Gunicorn
5 20 (3.27%) WordPress
6 9 (1.47%) Cloud Foundry
7 6 (0.98%) Apache Airflow
7 6 (0.98%) nginx
8 5 (0.82%) Apache Spark
8 5 (0.82%) SharePoint
9 4 (0.65%) WebLogic
10 3 (0.49%) Apache Pig
10 3 (0.49%) Apache Solr
11 2 (0.33%) Luigi
12 1 (0.16%) Drupal
12 1 (0.16%) Ethereum
12 1 (0.16%) Facebook Platform
12 1 (0.16%) Jupyter
12 1 (0.16%) OpenStack
12 1 (0.16%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 4 (0.65%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (0.33%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.16%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.16%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 68 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 51 (8.33%) GitHub
3 22 (3.59%) Heroku
4 19 (3.10%) Google Cloud Platform
4 19 (3.10%) PaaS
5 18 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
6 15 (2.45%) Google App Engine
7 11 (1.80%) Serverless
8 10 (1.63%) AWS Lambda
8 10 (1.63%) Cloud Computing
9 9 (1.47%) Azure Functions
10 4 (0.65%) AdWords
10 4 (0.65%) Office 365
11 1 (0.16%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.16%) Amazon Kinesis
11 1 (0.16%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.16%) CloudFront
11 1 (0.16%) Firebase
11 1 (0.16%) SaaS
11 1 (0.16%) Twilio
Communications & Networking
1 59 (9.64%) HTTP
2 7 (1.14%) RTMP
3 5 (0.82%) AMQP
4 4 (0.65%) Junos
5 3 (0.49%) Firewall
5 3 (0.49%) SSL
5 3 (0.49%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.33%) Internet
6 2 (0.33%) Intranet
6 2 (0.33%) VLAN
7 1 (0.16%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 122 (19.93%) PostgreSQL
2 108 (17.65%) Relational Database
3 66 (10.78%) MySQL
4 52 (8.50%) NoSQL
5 42 (6.86%) MongoDB
6 36 (5.88%) Big Data
7 30 (4.90%) Redis
8 23 (3.76%) Hadoop
9 16 (2.61%) Apache Cassandra
10 8 (1.31%) Blockchain
11 7 (1.14%) HBase
11 7 (1.14%) SQL Server
12 6 (0.98%) Oracle Database
13 5 (0.82%) Apache Hive
14 4 (0.65%) GIS
14 4 (0.65%) RDBMS
15 3 (0.49%) BigQuery
15 3 (0.49%) Cosmos DB
15 3 (0.49%) Data Mining
15 3 (0.49%) Geospatial Data
Development Applications
1 158 (25.82%) Git (software)
2 142 (23.20%) Jenkins
3 88 (14.38%) JIRA
4 55 (8.99%) Subversion
5 53 (8.66%) JUnit
6 48 (7.84%) Selenium
7 37 (6.05%) Hudson
8 33 (5.39%) Robot Framework
9 26 (4.25%) Gatling
10 13 (2.12%) PyCharm
11 10 (1.63%) GitLab
11 10 (1.63%) Mocha
12 9 (1.47%) webpack
13 8 (1.31%) gulp
13 8 (1.31%) Vagrant
14 7 (1.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 7 (1.14%) Cucumber
14 7 (1.14%) Jasmine
15 6 (0.98%) Bitbucket
15 6 (0.98%) WebDriver
General
1 85 (13.89%) Finance
2 22 (3.59%) Marketing
2 22 (3.59%) Retail
3 18 (2.94%) Banking
4 15 (2.45%) Investment Banking
5 10 (1.63%) Advertising
5 10 (1.63%) Publishing
6 9 (1.47%) Financial Institution
6 9 (1.47%) Front Office
7 5 (0.82%) Games
7 5 (0.82%) Telecoms
8 4 (0.65%) Back Office
8 4 (0.65%) Dutch Language
9 2 (0.33%) Law
9 2 (0.33%) Legal
10 1 (0.16%) French Language
10 1 (0.16%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.16%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.16%) Turkish Language
Job Titles
1 506 (82.68%) Developer
2 328 (53.59%) Python Developer
3 189 (30.88%) Django Developer
4 141 (23.04%) Python/Django Developer
5 44 (7.19%) Scala Developer
6 41 (6.70%) Agile Developer
7 38 (6.21%) Senior Developer
8 37 (6.05%) Python Engineer
8 37 (6.05%) Software Engineer
9 30 (4.90%) Full Stack Developer
10 23 (3.76%) Backend Developer
11 22 (3.59%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 22 (3.59%) Senior Python Developer
11 22 (3.59%) Software Developer
12 21 (3.43%) Python Software Engineer
13 19 (3.10%) Architect
14 16 (2.61%) Lead Developer
14 16 (2.61%) Web Developer
15 14 (2.29%) HTML Developer
16 13 (2.12%) React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 194 (31.70%) HTML
2 173 (28.27%) CSS
3 164 (26.80%) REST
4 103 (16.83%) Flask
5 85 (13.89%) RESTful
6 79 (12.91%) React
7 77 (12.58%) Ruby on Rails
8 71 (11.60%) JSON
9 69 (11.27%) Web Services
10 67 (10.95%) AngularJS
11 65 (10.62%) Celery
12 63 (10.29%) Play Framework
13 61 (9.97%) Spring
14 60 (9.80%) HTML5
14 60 (9.80%) Node.js
15 51 (8.33%) CSS3
16 49 (8.01%) Guice
17 48 (7.84%) Spring MVC
18 30 (4.90%) Ajax
19 27 (4.41%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 50 (8.17%) User Experience
2 37 (6.05%) Computer Science
3 22 (3.59%) Greenfield Project
4 19 (3.10%) Data Structures
5 17 (2.78%) Algorithms
6 15 (2.45%) Mobile App
7 14 (2.29%) Analytical Skills
8 11 (1.80%) iPad
9 10 (1.63%) Fintech
10 9 (1.47%) Derivative
11 8 (1.31%) iPhone
11 8 (1.31%) Smart Home
12 7 (1.14%) Equity Derivative
13 6 (0.98%) Blog
14 5 (0.82%) Enterprise Software
15 4 (0.65%) Fixed Income
15 4 (0.65%) Hedge funds
15 4 (0.65%) Self-Motivation
15 4 (0.65%) Social Media
16 3 (0.49%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 152 (24.84%) Linux
2 30 (4.90%) Unix
3 16 (2.61%) Android
4 13 (2.12%) Apple iOS
5 10 (1.63%) Ubuntu
6 9 (1.47%) Mac OS X
7 5 (0.82%) Windows
8 4 (0.65%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.16%) Robot Operating System
9 1 (0.16%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 257 (41.99%) Agile Software Development
2 154 (25.16%) TDD
3 149 (24.35%) Continuous Integration
4 127 (20.75%) Scrum
5 105 (17.16%) Open Source
6 104 (16.99%) Test Automation
7 76 (12.42%) Web Development
8 75 (12.25%) Problem-Solving
9 72 (11.76%) Software Engineering
10 71 (11.60%) Front End Development
11 68 (11.11%) DevOps
12 67 (10.95%) BDD
13 66 (10.78%) MVC
14 65 (10.62%) Microservices
15 60 (9.80%) Kanban
16 59 (9.64%) Configuration Management
17 57 (9.31%) Responsive Web Design
18 54 (8.82%) OWASP
19 53 (8.66%) Web Design
20 49 (8.01%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 526 (85.95%) Python
2 256 (41.83%) JavaScript
3 117 (19.12%) Java
4 90 (14.71%) Ruby
5 85 (13.89%) SQL
6 75 (12.25%) Scala
7 30 (4.90%) ES6
8 29 (4.74%) PHP
9 22 (3.59%) C++
10 21 (3.43%) C#
11 17 (2.78%) Go
12 13 (2.12%) Bash Shell
13 12 (1.96%) Perl
14 8 (1.31%) TypeScript
15 6 (0.98%) C
16 5 (0.82%) Objective-C
17 4 (0.65%) PowerShell
18 3 (0.49%) Delphi
19 2 (0.33%) Prolog
19 2 (0.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 43 (7.03%) Degree
2 40 (6.54%) BPSS Clearance
3 24 (3.92%) Computer Science Degree
4 9 (1.47%) Security Cleared
5 3 (0.49%) CCNA
5 3 (0.49%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (0.49%) CISSP
5 3 (0.49%) CompTIA Security+
5 3 (0.49%) DV Cleared
5 3 (0.49%) GIAC
5 3 (0.49%) Linux+ Certification
5 3 (0.49%) MCSE
5 3 (0.49%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (0.49%) Network+ Certification
5 3 (0.49%) SANS
5 3 (0.49%) SSCP
6 2 (0.33%) DBS Check
6 2 (0.33%) Master's Degree
6 2 (0.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (1.47%) QA
2 8 (1.31%) SLA
3 1 (0.16%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.16%) GDPR
3 1 (0.16%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 125 (20.42%) Docker
2 7 (1.14%) HDFS
3 6 (0.98%) LXC
4 4 (0.65%) VirtualBox
5 3 (0.49%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (0.49%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 30 (4.90%) Terraform
2 28 (4.58%) Ansible
3 27 (4.41%) Kubernetes
4 13 (2.12%) Puppet
5 9 (1.47%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (0.65%) Kibana
6 4 (0.65%) logstash
7 3 (0.49%) Grafana
7 3 (0.49%) Prometheus
7 3 (0.49%) Salt
8 2 (0.33%) QRadar
8 2 (0.33%) RSA enVision
9 1 (0.16%) HAProxy
9 1 (0.16%) Mesos
9 1 (0.16%) Packer
9 1 (0.16%) Rancher
9 1 (0.16%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 71 (11.60%) Google
2 55 (8.99%) Oracle
3 15 (2.45%) Splunk
4 13 (2.12%) Atlassian
5 9 (1.47%) Microsoft
6 7 (1.14%) MapR
7 6 (0.98%) Facebook
8 5 (0.82%) Tableau
9 4 (0.65%) Adobe
9 4 (0.65%) Twitter
10 3 (0.49%) IBM
10 3 (0.49%) Juniper
11 2 (0.33%) Cisco
11 2 (0.33%) VMware
12 1 (0.16%) Apiary
12 1 (0.16%) Huawei
12 1 (0.16%) Lets Encrypt
12 1 (0.16%) Mapbox
12 1 (0.16%) Salesforce.com
12 1 (0.16%) SAP