The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Python over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 9 22 21
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -1
Contract jobs citing Python 34 43 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 9.91% 8.24% 7.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.92% 16.48% 15.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 29 28
Median daily rate £430 £400 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% +12.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £333 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £428
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 1 3
Median hourly rate £37.50 £39.00 £57.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% -32.17%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -
Python
Cambridgeshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
201 261 241
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 58.60% 50.00% 48.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 179 178
Median daily rate £375 £360 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -0.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £265 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 7 6
Median hourly rate £40.00 £43.75 £57.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -23.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.50 £45.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £58.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Python
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Python Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Python
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Python across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

Python Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

Python
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Python Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

Python
Hourly Rate Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Python across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

Python Hourly Rate Histogram in Cambridge

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Python.

1 40 (52.63%) Linux
2 27 (35.53%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (31.58%) Perl
3 24 (31.58%) DevOps
4 21 (27.63%) Ruby
5 20 (26.32%) Puppet
6 18 (23.68%) C
6 18 (23.68%) Amazon AWS
7 17 (22.37%) MySQL
8 14 (18.42%) JavaScript
9 13 (17.11%) HTML
9 13 (17.11%) Java
9 13 (17.11%) Ansible
9 13 (17.11%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (15.79%) Relational Database
10 12 (15.79%) C++
10 12 (15.79%) Unix
11 11 (14.47%) Software Engineering
11 11 (14.47%) Degree
12 10 (13.16%) MongoDB
12 10 (13.16%) Vagrant
12 10 (13.16%) Opscode Chef
12 10 (13.16%) Jenkins
12 10 (13.16%) Packer
12 10 (13.16%) Bluetooth
12 10 (13.16%) SQL
12 10 (13.16%) CSS
13 9 (11.84%) Docker
13 9 (11.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 8 (10.53%) Git (software)

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 7 (9.21%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (5.26%) nginx
3 3 (3.95%) IIS
3 3 (3.95%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.63%) Apache
4 2 (2.63%) Drupal
4 2 (2.63%) Jetty
4 2 (2.63%) Mongrel
4 2 (2.63%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.32%) CMS
5 1 (1.32%) Joomla!
5 1 (1.32%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (1.32%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.32%) uWSGI
5 1 (1.32%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (2.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 18 (23.68%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (9.21%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 7 (9.21%) Amazon S3
2 7 (9.21%) Amazon SQS
2 7 (9.21%) AWS CloudFormation
2 7 (9.21%) Route 53
3 5 (6.58%) GitHub
4 4 (5.26%) IaaS
5 3 (3.95%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (3.95%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (13.16%) Bluetooth
2 8 (10.53%) TCP/IP
3 5 (6.58%) Internet
3 5 (6.58%) SSL
3 5 (6.58%) X.509
4 4 (5.26%) HTTP
5 3 (3.95%) DNS
5 3 (3.95%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (3.95%) WLAN
6 2 (2.63%) 802.15
6 2 (2.63%) DHCP
6 2 (2.63%) FTP
6 2 (2.63%) IPsec
6 2 (2.63%) Wireless
6 2 (2.63%) ZigBee
7 1 (1.32%) Firewall
7 1 (1.32%) LDAP
7 1 (1.32%) LTE
7 1 (1.32%) VPN
7 1 (1.32%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (22.37%) MySQL
2 12 (15.79%) Relational Database
3 10 (13.16%) MongoDB
4 8 (10.53%) Redis
5 7 (9.21%) Amazon RDS
5 7 (9.21%) MarkLogic
5 7 (9.21%) Neo4j
6 6 (7.89%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (3.95%) Big Data
7 3 (3.95%) RDBMS
8 2 (2.63%) NonStop SQL
8 2 (2.63%) NoSQL
8 2 (2.63%) Oracle Database
8 2 (2.63%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (2.63%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (2.63%) SQL Server
8 2 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (1.32%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 10 (13.16%) Jenkins
1 10 (13.16%) Vagrant
2 9 (11.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 8 (10.53%) Git (software)
3 8 (10.53%) Selenium
4 7 (9.21%) Subversion
5 5 (6.58%) GitLab
6 4 (5.26%) Hudson
7 3 (3.95%) JIRA
8 2 (2.63%) Robot Framework
8 2 (2.63%) TeamCity
8 2 (2.63%) Travis CI
9 1 (1.32%) Maven
General
1 5 (6.58%) Finance
2 3 (3.95%) Publishing
3 2 (2.63%) Marketing
3 2 (2.63%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.32%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.32%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 29 (38.16%) Developer
2 19 (25.00%) Python Developer
3 18 (23.68%) DevOps Engineer
4 9 (11.84%) Test Engineer
5 8 (10.53%) Senior Developer
6 6 (7.89%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 6 (7.89%) Linux Engineer
6 6 (7.89%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 6 (7.89%) Software Developer
7 5 (6.58%) Administrator
7 5 (6.58%) AWS Administrator
7 5 (6.58%) AWS DevOps
7 5 (6.58%) AWS Engineer
7 5 (6.58%) Bluetooth Engineer
7 5 (6.58%) Linux Administrator
7 5 (6.58%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 5 (6.58%) Senior Software Developer
8 4 (5.26%) DevOps Administrator
8 4 (5.26%) Python Software Engineer
8 4 (5.26%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (17.11%) HTML
2 10 (13.16%) CSS
3 8 (10.53%) Web Services
4 7 (9.21%) AngularJS
4 7 (9.21%) ELK Stack
4 7 (9.21%) Node.js
5 6 (7.89%) Django
5 6 (7.89%) JSON
5 6 (7.89%) REST
6 3 (3.95%) jQuery
6 3 (3.95%) LAMP
6 3 (3.95%) LEMP Stack
6 3 (3.95%) NumPy
7 2 (2.63%) .NET
7 2 (2.63%) 802.1X
7 2 (2.63%) Ajax
7 2 (2.63%) Flask
7 2 (2.63%) HTML5
7 2 (2.63%) LAPP Stack
7 2 (2.63%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.53%) Biology
2 5 (6.58%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.58%) Computer Science
2 5 (6.58%) Informatics
2 5 (6.58%) Internet of Things
3 4 (5.26%) Mathematics
4 3 (3.95%) Algorithms
5 2 (2.63%) CESG
5 2 (2.63%) CESG CLAS
6 1 (1.32%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.32%) Cryptography
6 1 (1.32%) CUDA
6 1 (1.32%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.32%) Equities
6 1 (1.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.32%) Market Risk
6 1 (1.32%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 40 (52.63%) Linux
2 12 (15.79%) Unix
3 7 (9.21%) Windows
4 3 (3.95%) Ubuntu
4 3 (3.95%) Windows Server
5 2 (2.63%) CentOS
6 1 (1.32%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (35.53%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (31.58%) DevOps
3 13 (17.11%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (14.47%) Software Engineering
5 8 (10.53%) Configuration Management
5 8 (10.53%) OO
5 8 (10.53%) Open Source
6 6 (7.89%) High Availability
7 5 (6.58%) Continuous Delivery
7 5 (6.58%) Open Source Development
7 5 (6.58%) TDD
8 4 (5.26%) Security Hardening
8 4 (5.26%) Web Development
9 3 (3.95%) Bioinformatics
9 3 (3.95%) Prototyping
9 3 (3.95%) Service Delivery
9 3 (3.95%) Software Delivery
9 3 (3.95%) Test Scripting
9 3 (3.95%) Web Operations
9 3 (3.95%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 24 (31.58%) Perl
2 21 (27.63%) Ruby
3 18 (23.68%) C
4 14 (18.42%) JavaScript
5 13 (17.11%) Java
6 12 (15.79%) C++
7 10 (13.16%) SQL
8 8 (10.53%) Bash Shell
9 7 (9.21%) PHP
10 3 (3.95%) C#
10 3 (3.95%) Shell Script
11 2 (2.63%) Embedded C
11 2 (2.63%) R
12 1 (1.32%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 11 (14.47%) Degree
2 3 (3.95%) Postgraduate
3 2 (2.63%) CISSP
3 2 (2.63%) CLAS
3 2 (2.63%) DV Cleared
3 2 (2.63%) ISEB
3 2 (2.63%) PhD
3 2 (2.63%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (11.84%) Docker
2 3 (3.95%) Firmware
3 2 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 20 (26.32%) Puppet
2 13 (17.11%) Ansible
3 10 (13.16%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (13.16%) Packer
4 7 (9.21%) Kibana
4 7 (9.21%) logstash
5 2 (2.63%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (1.32%) Nagios
6 1 (1.32%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 6 (7.89%) Oracle
2 4 (5.26%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.26%) VMware
3 2 (2.63%) HP
3 2 (2.63%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.32%) Citrix
4 1 (1.32%) Intel
4 1 (1.32%) Siebel
4 1 (1.32%) Sitecore
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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