The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Python over the 3 months to 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank - 53 27
Contract jobs citing Python 0 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - 0.20% 1.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.81% 5.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Average daily rate
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- £338 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.57%
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £369 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.97% +5.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £25.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+57.00% -23.07%
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East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
83 124 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 21.67% 24.31% 28.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 80 25
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 1
Average hourly rate £51.90 £26.09 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+98.92% +15.95%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Python across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Python
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Python across the Bedfordshire region.

Python Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Python
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Python also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Python.

1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) CMS
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) Zend
1 1 (50.00%) Drupal
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (50.00%) WordPress
1 1 (50.00%) TeamCity
1 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (50.00%) Confluence
1 1 (50.00%) HTML5
1 1 (50.00%) CSS3
1 1 (50.00%) Laravel
1 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) TestLink
1 1 (50.00%) SonarQube

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Python also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Python. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) CMS
1 1 (50.00%) Drupal
1 1 (50.00%) WordPress
1 1 (50.00%) Confluence
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) TeamCity
1 1 (50.00%) TestLink
1 1 (50.00%) SonarQube
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) HTML5
1 1 (50.00%) CSS3
1 1 (50.00%) Laravel
1 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
1 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Zend
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