The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Python over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Python
South West / Bristol
Rank 56 31 54
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +23
Contract jobs citing Python 14 44 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.69% 4.95% 2.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.55% 14.01% 5.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 35 17
Median daily rate £513 £350 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.42% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £290 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £515 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £443 £405 £375
% change year-on-year
+9.38% +8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £8.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £38.75
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

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

Programming Languages Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
308 314 359
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 37.11% 35.36% 40.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 218 216 269
Median daily rate £360 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £413 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 21 6
Median hourly rate £44.00 £44.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +17.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £31.00 £8.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +12.67%

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bristol region citing Python as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Python
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Python Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Python
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Python across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

Python Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Python
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Python across the Bristol region.

Python Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Python also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for Python.

1 28 (48.28%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (43.10%) Linux
3 19 (32.76%) DevOps
4 16 (27.59%) Unix
4 16 (27.59%) Java
5 14 (24.14%) Software Engineering
5 14 (24.14%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (24.14%) Git (software)
5 14 (24.14%) Hadoop
6 13 (22.41%) JavaScript
7 12 (20.69%) Amazon AWS
7 12 (20.69%) Scala
7 12 (20.69%) REST
7 12 (20.69%) Big Data
8 11 (18.97%) .NET
9 10 (17.24%) SQL
9 10 (17.24%) Ruby
9 10 (17.24%) TDD
9 10 (17.24%) Analytics
9 10 (17.24%) RabbitMQ
9 10 (17.24%) Docker
10 9 (15.52%) Ansible
10 9 (15.52%) NoSQL
10 9 (15.52%) Bash Shell
10 9 (15.52%) C#
11 8 (13.79%) HTML
11 8 (13.79%) E-Commerce
11 8 (13.79%) Unit Testing
11 8 (13.79%) OpenStack
11 8 (13.79%) Apache Spark

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 8 (13.79%) Apache Spark
1 8 (13.79%) OpenStack
2 7 (12.07%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (5.17%) Jupyter
4 1 (1.72%) Apache
4 1 (1.72%) Confluence
4 1 (1.72%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (5.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 3 (5.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (20.69%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (8.62%) Amazon Kinesis
3 4 (6.90%) GitHub
4 3 (5.17%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.17%) Internet
1 3 (5.17%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.45%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (3.45%) Firewall
2 2 (3.45%) HTTP
3 1 (1.72%) NAS
3 1 (1.72%) SAN
3 1 (1.72%) Software-Defined Networking
3 1 (1.72%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (24.14%) Hadoop
2 12 (20.69%) Big Data
3 9 (15.52%) NoSQL
4 6 (10.34%) Relational Database
5 4 (6.90%) MySQL
5 4 (6.90%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (5.17%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (5.17%) SQL Server
7 2 (3.45%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.72%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 14 (24.14%) Git (software)
2 7 (12.07%) Jenkins
3 3 (5.17%) Cucumber
3 3 (5.17%) GoCD
3 3 (5.17%) Subversion
4 2 (3.45%) Bitbucket
4 2 (3.45%) Capybara
4 2 (3.45%) git-flow
4 2 (3.45%) JUnit
4 2 (3.45%) RSpec
5 1 (1.72%) JIRA
5 1 (1.72%) Mockito
5 1 (1.72%) Selenium
5 1 (1.72%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (1.72%) Vagrant
5 1 (1.72%) Valgrind
General
1 4 (6.90%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.45%) Banking
2 2 (3.45%) Finance
3 1 (1.72%) Electronics
3 1 (1.72%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.72%) Marketing
3 1 (1.72%) Multimedia
3 1 (1.72%) Retail
Job Titles
1 34 (58.62%) Developer
2 20 (34.48%) Python Developer
3 7 (12.07%) Big Data Engineer
4 6 (10.34%) DevOps Engineer
4 6 (10.34%) Java Developer
5 5 (8.62%) Data Engineer
5 5 (8.62%) JavaScript Developer
5 5 (8.62%) Polyglot Developer
5 5 (8.62%) Senior DevOps
6 4 (6.90%) C# Developer
6 4 (6.90%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 4 (6.90%) HTML Developer
6 4 (6.90%) Senior Developer
6 4 (6.90%) Senior Python Developer
6 4 (6.90%) Software Developer
6 4 (6.90%) Software Engineer
7 3 (5.17%) Analyst
7 3 (5.17%) E-Commerce Engineer
7 3 (5.17%) Ruby on Rails Developer
7 3 (5.17%) Traffic Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (20.69%) REST
2 11 (18.97%) .NET
3 10 (17.24%) RabbitMQ
4 8 (13.79%) HTML
5 7 (12.07%) ActiveMQ
5 7 (12.07%) CSS
5 7 (12.07%) ZeroMQ
6 6 (10.34%) Flask
6 6 (10.34%) HTML5
6 6 (10.34%) Kafka
7 5 (8.62%) AngularJS
7 5 (8.62%) Sass
7 5 (8.62%) XML
8 4 (6.90%) CSS3
8 4 (6.90%) Dropwizard
8 4 (6.90%) JSON
8 4 (6.90%) Spring
8 4 (6.90%) Web Services
9 3 (5.17%) Backbone.js
9 3 (5.17%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.34%) Algorithms
2 3 (5.17%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.17%) Computer Science
2 3 (5.17%) Social Media
3 2 (3.45%) Cyberthreat
3 2 (3.45%) Digital TV
3 2 (3.45%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.45%) STB
4 1 (1.72%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (1.72%) Internet of Things
4 1 (1.72%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.72%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 25 (43.10%) Linux
2 16 (27.59%) Unix
3 7 (12.07%) Windows
4 2 (3.45%) CentOS
4 2 (3.45%) Mac OS X
4 2 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.72%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (1.72%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (48.28%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (32.76%) DevOps
3 14 (24.14%) Continuous Integration
3 14 (24.14%) Software Engineering
4 10 (17.24%) Analytics
4 10 (17.24%) TDD
5 8 (13.79%) E-Commerce
5 8 (13.79%) Unit Testing
6 6 (10.34%) Machine Learning
6 6 (10.34%) Mathematics
7 5 (8.62%) Continuous Deployment
7 5 (8.62%) Data Modelling
7 5 (8.62%) Event-Driven Architecture
7 5 (8.62%) Open Source
7 5 (8.62%) Responsive Web Design
7 5 (8.62%) Web Design
8 4 (6.90%) BDD
8 4 (6.90%) Microservices
8 4 (6.90%) Scrum
8 4 (6.90%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (27.59%) Java
2 13 (22.41%) JavaScript
3 12 (20.69%) Scala
4 10 (17.24%) Ruby
4 10 (17.24%) SQL
5 9 (15.52%) Bash Shell
5 9 (15.52%) C#
6 5 (8.62%) PHP
7 4 (6.90%) Perl
8 3 (5.17%) C++
9 2 (3.45%) C
9 2 (3.45%) Clojure
9 2 (3.45%) Go
9 2 (3.45%) Lua
9 2 (3.45%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.72%) Groovy
10 1 (1.72%) R
Qualifications
1 6 (10.34%) Security Cleared
2 4 (6.90%) DV Cleared
3 2 (3.45%) Degree
3 2 (3.45%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 10 (17.24%) Docker
2 4 (6.90%) LXC
3 2 (3.45%) Snort
4 1 (1.72%) Gluster
Systems Management
1 9 (15.52%) Ansible
2 5 (8.62%) Puppet
3 2 (3.45%) Nessus
3 2 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (3.45%) QRadar
4 1 (1.72%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 5 (8.62%) Cloudera
2 4 (6.90%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.17%) Adobe
4 2 (3.45%) CheckPoint
4 2 (3.45%) Cisco
4 2 (3.45%) Citrix
4 2 (3.45%) Intel Security
4 2 (3.45%) ScanSafe
5 1 (1.72%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.72%) Intel
5 1 (1.72%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.72%) SaltStack
5 1 (1.72%) SAP
5 1 (1.72%) Sonatype
5 1 (1.72%) Splunk
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