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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 18 25 41
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +16
Contract jobs citing Python 49 60 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 8.25% 7.59% 4.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.31% 15.75% 9.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 47 24
Median daily rate £450 £388 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £250 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £416 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 1
Median hourly rate £37.50 £41.75 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.17% +11.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £36.25
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
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
283 381 343
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 47.64% 48.17% 44.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 252 197
Median daily rate £400 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 18 17
Median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £37.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.60 £36.70 £31.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £49.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.45 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+0.13% +4.02%

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 1 July 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 1 July 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 +10 38 £463 +19.35% 62
Huntingdon +1 3 £480 -
Peterborough - 1 £325 - 1
Python
East of England

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 58 (52.25%) Linux
2 43 (38.74%) Java
3 34 (30.63%) Perl
4 31 (27.93%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (25.23%) JavaScript
6 26 (23.42%) Ruby
7 25 (22.52%) Amazon AWS
7 25 (22.52%) Puppet
8 24 (21.62%) DevOps
9 23 (20.72%) C++
10 22 (19.82%) CSS
10 22 (19.82%) Git (software)
11 20 (18.02%) HTML
12 19 (17.12%) MySQL
13 18 (16.22%) C
14 16 (14.41%) Selenium
14 16 (14.41%) Continuous Integration
14 16 (14.41%) Ansible
15 15 (13.51%) Docker
15 15 (13.51%) Opscode Chef
15 15 (13.51%) Jenkins
15 15 (13.51%) C#
15 15 (13.51%) Windows
16 13 (11.71%) Web Services
16 13 (11.71%) Hadoop
17 12 (10.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 12 (10.81%) Vagrant
18 11 (9.91%) Packer
18 11 (9.91%) MongoDB
18 11 (9.91%) 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 (6.31%) Elasticsearch
1 7 (6.31%) nginx
2 6 (5.41%) Apache
2 6 (5.41%) Apache Pig
3 4 (3.60%) Tomcat
4 3 (2.70%) IIS
5 2 (1.80%) Apache Spark
5 2 (1.80%) Jetty
5 2 (1.80%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.90%) CMS
6 1 (0.90%) Drupal
6 1 (0.90%) Joomla!
6 1 (0.90%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.90%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.90%) uWSGI
6 1 (0.90%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.90%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (0.90%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 25 (22.52%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (7.21%) AWS CloudFormation
3 7 (6.31%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 7 (6.31%) Amazon S3
3 7 (6.31%) Amazon SQS
3 7 (6.31%) Route 53
4 6 (5.41%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (3.60%) IaaS
6 3 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (2.70%) SaaS
7 2 (1.80%) Amazon EMR
7 2 (1.80%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (1.80%) GitHub
7 2 (1.80%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.31%) Bluetooth
2 6 (5.41%) Internet
2 6 (5.41%) TCP/IP
3 4 (3.60%) DNS
3 4 (3.60%) FTP
3 4 (3.60%) HTTP
3 4 (3.60%) LDAP
3 4 (3.60%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (2.70%) Firewall
4 3 (2.70%) WLAN
5 2 (1.80%) 802.15
5 2 (1.80%) DHCP
5 2 (1.80%) IPsec
5 2 (1.80%) SSL
5 2 (1.80%) VPN
5 2 (1.80%) X.509
5 2 (1.80%) ZigBee
6 1 (0.90%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.90%) LTE
6 1 (0.90%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (17.12%) MySQL
2 13 (11.71%) Hadoop
3 11 (9.91%) MongoDB
4 8 (7.21%) Redis
5 7 (6.31%) Amazon RDS
5 7 (6.31%) Big Data
5 7 (6.31%) MarkLogic
5 7 (6.31%) Neo4j
5 7 (6.31%) Relational Database
6 6 (5.41%) Apache Hive
7 4 (3.60%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (3.60%) RDBMS
7 4 (3.60%) SQL Server
8 2 (1.80%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.80%) NonStop SQL
8 2 (1.80%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 22 (19.82%) Git (software)
2 16 (14.41%) Selenium
3 15 (13.51%) Jenkins
4 12 (10.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 12 (10.81%) Vagrant
5 8 (7.21%) Subversion
6 7 (6.31%) Gerrit
7 6 (5.41%) Cucumber
8 5 (4.50%) GitLab
9 4 (3.60%) Hudson
9 4 (3.60%) JIRA
9 4 (3.60%) JUnit
9 4 (3.60%) NUnit
9 4 (3.60%) RSpec
9 4 (3.60%) WebDriver
10 3 (2.70%) Robot Framework
11 2 (1.80%) Travis CI
12 1 (0.90%) ClearCase
12 1 (0.90%) Maven
12 1 (0.90%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 3 (2.70%) Billing
1 3 (2.70%) Finance
1 3 (2.70%) Publishing
2 2 (1.80%) Military
2 2 (1.80%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.90%) Aerospace
3 1 (0.90%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 46 (41.44%) Developer
2 31 (27.93%) Python Developer
3 20 (18.02%) DevOps Engineer
4 8 (7.21%) Hadoop Developer
5 7 (6.31%) Administrator
5 7 (6.31%) Applications Support
5 7 (6.31%) Senior Developer
5 7 (6.31%) Software Engineer
5 7 (6.31%) Tester
6 6 (5.41%) Architect
6 6 (5.41%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 6 (5.41%) Linux Engineer
6 6 (5.41%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 5 (4.50%) AWS Administrator
7 5 (4.50%) AWS DevOps
7 5 (4.50%) AWS Engineer
7 5 (4.50%) Embedded Engineer
7 5 (4.50%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 5 (4.50%) Linux Administrator
7 5 (4.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (19.82%) CSS
2 20 (18.02%) HTML
3 13 (11.71%) Web Services
4 11 (9.91%) Django
5 8 (7.21%) AngularJS
6 7 (6.31%) Ajax
6 7 (6.31%) ELK Stack
6 7 (6.31%) Node.js
6 7 (6.31%) REST
7 6 (5.41%) LEMP Stack
7 6 (5.41%) NumPy
8 5 (4.50%) J2EE
9 4 (3.60%) Gherkin
9 4 (3.60%) jQuery
9 4 (3.60%) SciPy
9 4 (3.60%) XML
10 3 (2.70%) LAMP
10 3 (2.70%) Spring Boot
11 2 (1.80%) 802.1X
11 2 (1.80%) OpenJDK
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.31%) Mathematics
2 5 (4.50%) Algorithms
3 4 (3.60%) Biology
3 4 (3.60%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.70%) CESG
4 3 (2.70%) Internet of Things
5 2 (1.80%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.80%) CESG CLAS
5 2 (1.80%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.80%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.80%) Informatics
5 2 (1.80%) Life Science
5 2 (1.80%) Public Cloud
5 2 (1.80%) Smart Meter
5 2 (1.80%) Taxonomies
6 1 (0.90%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.90%) Cryptography
6 1 (0.90%) CUDA
6 1 (0.90%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.90%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 58 (52.25%) Linux
2 15 (13.51%) Windows
3 10 (9.01%) Unix
4 7 (6.31%) Ubuntu
5 4 (3.60%) CentOS
6 3 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.90%) Android
7 1 (0.90%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (27.93%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (21.62%) DevOps
3 16 (14.41%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (9.91%) Configuration Management
4 11 (9.91%) Software Engineering
5 9 (8.11%) Continuous Delivery
6 8 (7.21%) Analytics
7 7 (6.31%) Big Data Analytics
7 7 (6.31%) Data Analytics
7 7 (6.31%) Functional Programming
7 7 (6.31%) Scrum
7 7 (6.31%) TDD
8 6 (5.41%) ETL
8 6 (5.41%) Open Source
8 6 (5.41%) Security Hardening
9 5 (4.50%) BDD
9 5 (4.50%) E-Commerce
9 5 (4.50%) Signal Processing
10 4 (3.60%) Digital Signal Processing
10 4 (3.60%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 43 (38.74%) Java
2 34 (30.63%) Perl
3 28 (25.23%) JavaScript
4 26 (23.42%) Ruby
5 23 (20.72%) C++
6 18 (16.22%) C
7 15 (13.51%) C#
8 10 (9.01%) SQL
9 9 (8.11%) Bash Shell
10 8 (7.21%) PHP
11 7 (6.31%) Embedded C
11 7 (6.31%) MATLAB
11 7 (6.31%) Scala
12 6 (5.41%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (5.41%) Degree
2 5 (4.50%) DV Cleared
2 5 (4.50%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.70%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.80%) CISSP
4 2 (1.80%) CLAS
4 2 (1.80%) ISEB
5 1 (0.90%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.90%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.60%) QA
2 2 (1.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (13.51%) Docker
2 7 (6.31%) Apache Flume
3 4 (3.60%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (2.70%) Firmware
5 2 (1.80%) Active Directory
5 2 (1.80%) GPFS
5 2 (1.80%) NFS
6 1 (0.90%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 25 (22.52%) Puppet
2 16 (14.41%) Ansible
3 15 (13.51%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (9.91%) Packer
5 7 (6.31%) Kibana
5 7 (6.31%) logstash
6 4 (3.60%) Nagios
7 2 (1.80%) Ganglia
8 1 (0.90%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 7 (6.31%) VMware
2 6 (5.41%) Microsoft
3 5 (4.50%) Oracle
3 5 (4.50%) Red Hat
4 4 (3.60%) Siebel
5 3 (2.70%) Cloudera
6 2 (1.80%) Citrix
6 2 (1.80%) HP
6 2 (1.80%) IBM
7 1 (0.90%) AppDynamics
7 1 (0.90%) Intel
7 1 (0.90%) Lauterbach
7 1 (0.90%) LogRhythm
7 1 (0.90%) New Relic
7 1 (0.90%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.90%) Vertica
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