Start making mini deals of python ..long term of mini deals.. many python development things to develop.
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Take a look at my resume in my profile. I have 5 years experience with Python working in a Telecom company. Several projects ranging from backend to web (and Desktop) frontend.
The 5 days is just to fill numeric space, depend on your task, will do asap. Developer of Translatey for Google Wave using python, and teaching python as well.
There isn't enough information in your project description, so the estimates are just guesses, but I am a skilled Python developer and I have worked with MySQL. I have done both small and large projects in Python.