The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Python over the 3 months to 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 16 11 23
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +12
Contract jobs citing Python 50 72 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 8.46% 10.56% 7.06%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.45% 23.23% 15.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 33 25
Median daily rate £400 £403 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.62% +19.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £284 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £427 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 12
Median hourly rate £39.38 £47.50 £43.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.10% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £39.25 £37.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £56.50 £56.13
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £45.00 £31.75
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +41.73%
Python
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 Cambridgeshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
304 310 339
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 51.44% 45.45% 44.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 188 200
Median daily rate £350 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £280 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 23 27
Median hourly rate £40.00 £45.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.25 £37.50 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £60.00 £57.50
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 Cambridgeshire

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

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Python
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Python Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Python
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Python across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

Python Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Python
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Python Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Python
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Python within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -9 27 £375 -6.83% 69
Peterborough - 3 - - 2
Python
East of England

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Python.

1 52 (48.15%) Linux
2 33 (30.56%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (25.93%) C
4 27 (25.00%) Java
4 27 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 25 (23.15%) SQL
5 25 (23.15%) Relational Database
6 24 (22.22%) C++
7 22 (20.37%) Perl
8 21 (19.44%) Unix
9 20 (18.52%) Degree
10 15 (13.89%) JSON
10 15 (13.89%) JavaScript
10 15 (13.89%) Oracle
11 14 (12.96%) Web Services
11 14 (12.96%) DevOps
12 13 (12.04%) TCP/IP
12 13 (12.04%) Git (software)
12 13 (12.04%) Amazon AWS
12 13 (12.04%) REST
13 12 (11.11%) NoSQL
13 12 (11.11%) TDD
13 12 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
13 12 (11.11%) CSS
13 12 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
14 11 (10.19%) .NET
14 11 (10.19%) C#
14 11 (10.19%) AngularJS
15 10 (9.26%) HTML
15 10 (9.26%) Docker

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 (7.41%) Apache
2 7 (6.48%) Apache Pig
3 4 (3.70%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.93%) Drupal
4 1 (0.93%) nginx
4 1 (0.93%) SAS
4 1 (0.93%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.93%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (2.78%) Weka
2 2 (1.85%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.93%) Doxygen
Cloud Services
1 13 (12.04%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (6.48%) IaaS
3 5 (4.63%) GitHub
4 4 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.93%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (12.04%) TCP/IP
2 9 (8.33%) Bluetooth
2 9 (8.33%) Internet
2 9 (8.33%) SSL
3 8 (7.41%) X.509
4 6 (5.56%) HTTP
4 6 (5.56%) Wireless
5 5 (4.63%) LDAP
6 2 (1.85%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.93%) 802.15
7 1 (0.93%) AMQP
7 1 (0.93%) DNS
7 1 (0.93%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.93%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (0.93%) Firewall
7 1 (0.93%) RS-232
7 1 (0.93%) SAN
7 1 (0.93%) Software-Defined Networking
7 1 (0.93%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (23.15%) Relational Database
2 12 (11.11%) NoSQL
2 12 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
3 9 (8.33%) MySQL
4 8 (7.41%) Big Data
4 8 (7.41%) MongoDB
4 8 (7.41%) RDBMS
5 7 (6.48%) Apache Hive
5 7 (6.48%) Hadoop
6 6 (5.56%) SQL Server
7 4 (3.70%) Data Lake
7 4 (3.70%) HBase
8 3 (2.78%) Data Mining
8 3 (2.78%) Mahout
8 3 (2.78%) Power BI
9 2 (1.85%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (1.85%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (1.85%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (1.85%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 13 (12.04%) Git (software)
2 9 (8.33%) Jenkins
3 5 (4.63%) LabVIEW
3 5 (4.63%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (0.93%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.93%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.93%) Gerrit
4 1 (0.93%) GoogleTest
4 1 (0.93%) Hudson
4 1 (0.93%) JDeveloper
4 1 (0.93%) JUnit
4 1 (0.93%) NUnit
4 1 (0.93%) RSpec
4 1 (0.93%) Selenium
4 1 (0.93%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.93%) WebDriver
General
1 8 (7.41%) Manufacturing
2 6 (5.56%) Electronics
3 5 (4.63%) Finance
4 3 (2.78%) Military
5 2 (1.85%) Billing
6 1 (0.93%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.93%) Law
6 1 (0.93%) Marketing
6 1 (0.93%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 48 (44.44%) Developer
2 23 (21.30%) Python Developer
3 13 (12.04%) Test Engineer
4 12 (11.11%) Software Engineer
5 9 (8.33%) Python Software Engineer
6 7 (6.48%) Hadoop Developer
6 7 (6.48%) Senior Developer
7 6 (5.56%) Bluetooth Engineer
7 6 (5.56%) Embedded Engineer
7 6 (5.56%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 6 (5.56%) Oracle Developer
8 5 (4.63%) Data Scientist
8 5 (4.63%) Java Developer
8 5 (4.63%) Java Hadoop Developer
8 5 (4.63%) Platform Engineer
8 5 (4.63%) Senior Software Developer
8 5 (4.63%) Software Developer
9 3 (2.78%) Audio Engineer
9 3 (2.78%) Java Architect
9 3 (2.78%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (13.89%) JSON
2 14 (12.96%) Web Services
3 13 (12.04%) REST
4 12 (11.11%) CSS
5 11 (10.19%) .NET
5 11 (10.19%) AngularJS
6 10 (9.26%) HTML
7 8 (7.41%) Oracle ADF
8 7 (6.48%) Django
8 7 (6.48%) NumPy
9 5 (4.63%) Kafka
10 4 (3.70%) XML
11 3 (2.78%) D3.js
11 3 (2.78%) Flask
11 3 (2.78%) jQuery
11 3 (2.78%) RabbitMQ
11 3 (2.78%) scikit-learn
11 3 (2.78%) SQLAlchemy
11 3 (2.78%) Twisted
12 2 (1.85%) Matplotlib
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (8.33%) Biology
2 9 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 8 (7.41%) Internet of Things
4 6 (5.56%) Algorithms
5 5 (4.63%) Embedded Systems
5 5 (4.63%) Informatics
5 5 (4.63%) Mathematics
6 4 (3.70%) Visualisation
7 3 (2.78%) Physics
7 3 (2.78%) Statistics
8 2 (1.85%) Cryptography
8 2 (1.85%) Data Centre
8 2 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.85%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.93%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.93%) Performance Metrics
9 1 (0.93%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 52 (48.15%) Linux
2 21 (19.44%) Unix
3 9 (8.33%) Windows
4 5 (4.63%) Ubuntu
5 2 (1.85%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.93%) Android
6 1 (0.93%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (30.56%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 14 (12.96%) DevOps
4 12 (11.11%) TDD
5 9 (8.33%) Continuous Delivery
5 9 (8.33%) Open Source
6 8 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (7.41%) E-Commerce
6 8 (7.41%) High Availability
6 8 (7.41%) OO
7 7 (6.48%) Bioinformatics
7 7 (6.48%) Change Management
7 7 (6.48%) ITSM
7 7 (6.48%) Unit Testing
8 6 (5.56%) Machine Learning
8 6 (5.56%) Web Development
9 5 (4.63%) Open Source Development
10 4 (3.70%) Data Visualisation
10 4 (3.70%) MapReduce
10 4 (3.70%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 28 (25.93%) C
2 27 (25.00%) Java
3 25 (23.15%) SQL
4 24 (22.22%) C++
5 22 (20.37%) Perl
6 15 (13.89%) JavaScript
7 11 (10.19%) C#
8 8 (7.41%) Bash Shell
8 8 (7.41%) Embedded C
8 8 (7.41%) PHP
8 8 (7.41%) PL/SQL
8 8 (7.41%) R
8 8 (7.41%) VB.NET
9 5 (4.63%) MATLAB
9 5 (4.63%) Ruby
9 5 (4.63%) Shell Script
10 4 (3.70%) Scala
11 1 (0.93%) Go
11 1 (0.93%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 20 (18.52%) Degree
2 3 (2.78%) DV Cleared
2 3 (2.78%) Postgraduate
2 3 (2.78%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.85%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.63%) JTAG
2 3 (2.78%) QA
3 1 (0.93%) MISRA
System Software
1 10 (9.26%) Docker
2 8 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.85%) Firmware
3 2 (1.85%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.93%) KVM
4 1 (0.93%) LXC
Systems Management
1 4 (3.70%) Hadoop YARN
1 4 (3.70%) Puppet
2 3 (2.78%) Kibana
3 2 (1.85%) Ansible
3 2 (1.85%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (1.85%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.93%) Consul
4 1 (0.93%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 15 (13.89%) Oracle
2 8 (7.41%) VMware
3 4 (3.70%) Hortonworks
4 3 (2.78%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.85%) HP
5 2 (1.85%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.93%) Brocade
6 1 (0.93%) BT
6 1 (0.93%) CA
6 1 (0.93%) EMC
6 1 (0.93%) Google
6 1 (0.93%) Riverbed
6 1 (0.93%) Samsung
6 1 (0.93%) Vyatta
Cambridgeshire
OHO Group Ltd.
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edissero Ltd
Rate: £On application
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute
Posted: 21 days ago