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 2 May 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 10 37 48
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +11
Contract jobs citing Python 65 31 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 10.57% 4.18% 3.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.99% 10.33% 7.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 16 13
Median daily rate £425 £325 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £270 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £393 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 3
Median hourly rate £41.25 £42.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +41.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
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
271 300 321
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 44.07% 40.43% 45.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 163 151
Median daily rate £375 £325 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £438 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 25 31
Median hourly rate £37.50 £39.00 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.64 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.75 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

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 2 May 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Python across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016.

Python Hourly Rate Histogram 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 2 May 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 +14 43 £431 +40.81% 53
Peterborough +13 6 £325 -
Python
East of England

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 2 May 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 53 (43.09%) Perl
2 48 (39.02%) Java
3 45 (36.59%) Linux
4 37 (30.08%) C++
5 36 (29.27%) JavaScript
6 34 (27.64%) C
7 33 (26.83%) Agile Software Development
8 31 (25.20%) CSS
9 30 (24.39%) HTML
10 26 (21.14%) Git (software)
11 25 (20.33%) Software Engineering
12 22 (17.89%) Puppet
13 20 (16.26%) Ruby
13 20 (16.26%) DevOps
14 19 (15.45%) Amazon AWS
14 19 (15.45%) MySQL
15 18 (14.63%) C#
16 17 (13.82%) AngularJS
16 17 (13.82%) Ajax
16 17 (13.82%) Docker
17 16 (13.01%) Selenium
17 16 (13.01%) REST
17 16 (13.01%) Bash Shell
18 15 (12.20%) Computer Science
18 15 (12.20%) SQL
18 15 (12.20%) Internet
19 14 (11.38%) Bluetooth
19 14 (11.38%) Gerrit
20 13 (10.57%) Hadoop
20 13 (10.57%) Django

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 7 (5.69%) Apache Pig
2 6 (4.88%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (4.88%) Node.js
3 5 (4.07%) nginx
4 2 (1.63%) Apache
4 2 (1.63%) Apache Spark
4 2 (1.63%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.81%) CMS
5 1 (0.81%) Drupal
5 1 (0.81%) IIS
5 1 (0.81%) Joomla!
5 1 (0.81%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.81%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.81%) uWSGI
5 1 (0.81%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.81%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 2 (1.63%) BigMachines
1 2 (1.63%) Eloqua
2 1 (0.81%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 19 (15.45%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (5.69%) AWS CloudFormation
3 6 (4.88%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 6 (4.88%) Amazon S3
3 6 (4.88%) Amazon SQS
3 6 (4.88%) Route 53
4 5 (4.07%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (3.25%) IaaS
6 3 (2.44%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (2.44%) SaaS
7 2 (1.63%) Amazon EMR
7 2 (1.63%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (1.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (12.20%) Internet
2 14 (11.38%) Bluetooth
3 13 (10.57%) TCP/IP
3 13 (10.57%) Wi-Fi
4 11 (8.94%) 802.15
4 11 (8.94%) HTTP
4 11 (8.94%) SSL
4 11 (8.94%) X.509
4 11 (8.94%) ZigBee
5 5 (4.07%) FTP
6 3 (2.44%) Firewall
6 3 (2.44%) Wireless
7 2 (1.63%) DNS
7 2 (1.63%) VPN
7 2 (1.63%) WLAN
8 1 (0.81%) Ethernet
8 1 (0.81%) LTE
8 1 (0.81%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (15.45%) MySQL
2 13 (10.57%) Hadoop
3 11 (8.94%) Relational Database
4 10 (8.13%) Big Data
5 9 (7.32%) MongoDB
6 7 (5.69%) Apache Hive
6 7 (5.69%) Redis
7 6 (4.88%) Amazon RDS
7 6 (4.88%) MarkLogic
7 6 (4.88%) Neo4j
8 4 (3.25%) RDBMS
8 4 (3.25%) SQL Server
9 3 (2.44%) NoSQL
10 2 (1.63%) Data Mining
10 2 (1.63%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 26 (21.14%) Git (software)
2 16 (13.01%) Selenium
3 14 (11.38%) Gerrit
4 12 (9.76%) Jenkins
5 10 (8.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 10 (8.13%) Vagrant
6 7 (5.69%) Subversion
7 6 (4.88%) Cucumber
8 4 (3.25%) GitLab
8 4 (3.25%) Hudson
8 4 (3.25%) JUnit
8 4 (3.25%) NUnit
8 4 (3.25%) RSpec
8 4 (3.25%) WebDriver
9 3 (2.44%) JIRA
9 3 (2.44%) Robot Framework
10 2 (1.63%) Oracle APEX
11 1 (0.81%) ClearCase
11 1 (0.81%) Maven
11 1 (0.81%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 6 (4.88%) Finance
2 2 (1.63%) Publishing
3 1 (0.81%) Aerospace
3 1 (0.81%) Billing
3 1 (0.81%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (0.81%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 43 (34.96%) Developer
2 31 (25.20%) Python Developer
3 13 (10.57%) DevOps Engineer
4 12 (9.76%) Software Engineer
5 9 (7.32%) Administrator
5 9 (7.32%) Embedded Engineer
6 8 (6.50%) DSP Engineer
6 8 (6.50%) Embedded C Engineer
6 8 (6.50%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 7 (5.69%) Applications Support
7 7 (5.69%) Audio DSP Engineer
7 7 (5.69%) Audio Engineer
7 7 (5.69%) Audio Software Engineer
7 7 (5.69%) C Software Engineer
7 7 (5.69%) DSP Embedded Software Engineer
7 7 (5.69%) DSP Software Engineer
7 7 (5.69%) Embedded C Software Engineer
7 7 (5.69%) Hadoop Developer
7 7 (5.69%) Machine Learning Engineer
7 7 (5.69%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (25.20%) CSS
2 30 (24.39%) HTML
3 17 (13.82%) Ajax
3 17 (13.82%) AngularJS
4 16 (13.01%) REST
5 13 (10.57%) Django
5 13 (10.57%) Web Services
6 11 (8.94%) 802.1X
6 11 (8.94%) JSON
7 10 (8.13%) J2EE
8 9 (7.32%) SciPy
9 8 (6.50%) NumPy
10 7 (5.69%) jQuery
11 6 (4.88%) ELK Stack
12 4 (3.25%) CSS3
12 4 (3.25%) Gherkin
12 4 (3.25%) HTML5
12 4 (3.25%) LEMP Stack
12 4 (3.25%) XML
13 3 (2.44%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 15 (12.20%) Computer Science
2 12 (9.76%) Mathematics
3 11 (8.94%) Algorithms
3 11 (8.94%) Biology
4 10 (8.13%) Internet of Things
5 8 (6.50%) Life Science
6 6 (4.88%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (4.07%) Smart Meter
8 4 (3.25%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (3.25%) Visualisation
9 2 (1.63%) Data Centre
9 2 (1.63%) Taxonomies
10 1 (0.81%) Credit Risk
10 1 (0.81%) Cryptography
10 1 (0.81%) CUDA
10 1 (0.81%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.81%) Equities
10 1 (0.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (0.81%) Informatics
10 1 (0.81%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 45 (36.59%) Linux
2 10 (8.13%) Windows
3 6 (4.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (4.88%) Ubuntu
4 4 (3.25%) Unix
5 3 (2.44%) CentOS
6 1 (0.81%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (26.83%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (20.33%) Software Engineering
3 20 (16.26%) DevOps
4 12 (9.76%) Configuration Management
4 12 (9.76%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (8.94%) Bioinformatics
6 9 (7.32%) Analytics
6 9 (7.32%) Signal Processing
7 8 (6.50%) Big Data Analytics
7 8 (6.50%) Data Analytics
7 8 (6.50%) Functional Programming
8 7 (5.69%) Digital Signal Processing
8 7 (5.69%) Machine Learning
9 6 (4.88%) BDD
9 6 (4.88%) Continuous Delivery
9 6 (4.88%) E-Commerce
9 6 (4.88%) ETL
9 6 (4.88%) High Availability
9 6 (4.88%) TDD
9 6 (4.88%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 53 (43.09%) Perl
2 48 (39.02%) Java
3 37 (30.08%) C++
4 36 (29.27%) JavaScript
5 34 (27.64%) C
6 20 (16.26%) Ruby
7 18 (14.63%) C#
8 16 (13.01%) Bash Shell
9 15 (12.20%) SQL
10 10 (8.13%) Embedded C
10 10 (8.13%) MATLAB
11 9 (7.32%) PHP
12 8 (6.50%) Scala
13 6 (4.88%) Shell Script
14 2 (1.63%) Apex Code
14 2 (1.63%) R
Qualifications
1 11 (8.94%) Degree
2 4 (3.25%) Postgraduate
3 1 (0.81%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (0.81%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (0.81%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.81%) PhD
3 1 (0.81%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.81%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.25%) QA
System Software
1 17 (13.82%) Docker
2 8 (6.50%) Apache Flume
3 5 (4.07%) GPFS
3 5 (4.07%) NFS
4 2 (1.63%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.63%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 22 (17.89%) Puppet
2 12 (9.76%) Ansible
3 11 (8.94%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (7.32%) Packer
5 7 (5.69%) Nagios
6 6 (4.88%) Kibana
6 6 (4.88%) logstash
7 5 (4.07%) Ganglia
8 1 (0.81%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 8 (6.50%) Oracle
2 7 (5.69%) Red Hat
3 6 (4.88%) Siebel
4 5 (4.07%) IBM
5 4 (3.25%) Microsoft
6 3 (2.44%) Cloudera
7 2 (1.63%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.63%) VMware
8 1 (0.81%) AppDynamics
8 1 (0.81%) Citrix
8 1 (0.81%) HP
8 1 (0.81%) Intel
8 1 (0.81%) Lauterbach
8 1 (0.81%) LogRhythm
8 1 (0.81%) New Relic
8 1 (0.81%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.81%) Vertica
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