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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 5 23 27
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +4
Contract jobs citing Python 62 58 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 11.70% 6.90% 5.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.66% 14.08% 14.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 21 27
Median daily rate £440 £403 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.31% +18.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £341 £280 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £440 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £425 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +21.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 6 4
Median hourly rate £38.75 £39.50 £58.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.89% -32.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.75 £38.75 £57.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.85 £55.00 £60.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year
- +10.34%
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
262 412 313
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 49.43% 49.05% 41.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 224 204
Median daily rate £375 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 25 11
Median hourly rate £42.50 £50.00 £57.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% -13.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £38.20 £19.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £55.00 £60.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +11.42%

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 25 September 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 +5 34 £440 +9.65% 63
Peterborough - 8 £350 - 1
Huntingdon +1 3 £480 +9.09%
Python
East of England

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 57 (52.29%) Linux
2 40 (36.70%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (27.52%) Java
4 27 (24.77%) Perl
4 27 (24.77%) C++
5 26 (23.85%) DevOps
6 21 (19.27%) JavaScript
6 21 (19.27%) Amazon AWS
7 18 (16.51%) Unix
8 17 (15.60%) C
8 17 (15.60%) SQL
8 17 (15.60%) Relational Database
9 16 (14.68%) Software Engineering
9 16 (14.68%) Puppet
9 16 (14.68%) Ruby
9 16 (14.68%) Degree
10 15 (13.76%) Continuous Integration
10 15 (13.76%) Jenkins
10 15 (13.76%) CSS
11 14 (12.84%) MySQL
11 14 (12.84%) C#
11 14 (12.84%) Continuous Delivery
12 13 (11.93%) HTML
12 13 (11.93%) TCP/IP
12 13 (11.93%) TDD
12 13 (11.93%) Opscode Chef
13 12 (11.01%) JSON
13 12 (11.01%) Web Services
13 12 (11.01%) Windows
14 11 (10.09%) Oracle

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 (7.34%) Apache
2 5 (4.59%) nginx
3 3 (2.75%) Apache Pig
3 3 (2.75%) IIS
3 3 (2.75%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.83%) Apache Spark
4 2 (1.83%) Jetty
4 2 (1.83%) Mongrel
4 2 (1.83%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.92%) Drupal
5 1 (0.92%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.92%) uWSGI
Applications
1 2 (1.83%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 21 (19.27%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (8.26%) IaaS
3 5 (4.59%) GitHub
4 4 (3.67%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (2.75%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (2.75%) SaaS
6 2 (1.83%) Amazon EMR
7 1 (0.92%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 1 (0.92%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.92%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.92%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.92%) PaaS
7 1 (0.92%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 13 (11.93%) TCP/IP
2 8 (7.34%) Bluetooth
2 8 (7.34%) SSL
3 7 (6.42%) HTTP
3 7 (6.42%) Internet
3 7 (6.42%) LDAP
3 7 (6.42%) X.509
4 4 (3.67%) DNS
5 3 (2.75%) Wireless
5 3 (2.75%) WLAN
6 2 (1.83%) DHCP
6 2 (1.83%) FTP
6 2 (1.83%) IPsec
6 2 (1.83%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.92%) 802.15
7 1 (0.92%) AMQP
7 1 (0.92%) Firewall
7 1 (0.92%) VPN
7 1 (0.92%) WAN
7 1 (0.92%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (15.60%) Relational Database
2 14 (12.84%) MySQL
3 11 (10.09%) Hadoop
4 9 (8.26%) NoSQL
4 9 (8.26%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (6.42%) Big Data
6 5 (4.59%) RDBMS
7 4 (3.67%) MongoDB
7 4 (3.67%) SQL Server
8 3 (2.75%) Apache Hive
9 2 (1.83%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.83%) NonStop SQL
9 2 (1.83%) Oracle Database
9 2 (1.83%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (1.83%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (1.83%) Redis
9 2 (1.83%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (1.83%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (1.83%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.92%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 15 (13.76%) Jenkins
2 10 (9.17%) Git (software)
3 5 (4.59%) Selenium
4 4 (3.67%) Hudson
4 4 (3.67%) Vagrant
5 3 (2.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (2.75%) Cucumber
5 3 (2.75%) LabVIEW
6 2 (1.83%) JUnit
6 2 (1.83%) NUnit
6 2 (1.83%) RSpec
6 2 (1.83%) TeamCity
6 2 (1.83%) Travis CI
6 2 (1.83%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.92%) GitLab
7 1 (0.92%) GoogleTest
7 1 (0.92%) JIRA
7 1 (0.92%) Maven
7 1 (0.92%) Robot Framework
7 1 (0.92%) Subversion
General
1 5 (4.59%) Finance
1 5 (4.59%) Manufacturing
1 5 (4.59%) Military
2 3 (2.75%) Electronics
2 3 (2.75%) Publishing
2 3 (2.75%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.83%) Billing
3 2 (1.83%) Marketing
4 1 (0.92%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 51 (46.79%) Developer
2 29 (26.61%) Python Developer
3 15 (13.76%) DevOps Engineer
4 12 (11.01%) Senior Developer
5 11 (10.09%) Test Engineer
6 9 (8.26%) Architect
7 8 (7.34%) Hadoop Developer
8 7 (6.42%) Hadoop Architect
8 7 (6.42%) Java Architect
9 5 (4.59%) Bluetooth Engineer
9 5 (4.59%) C++/Java Developer
9 5 (4.59%) Java Hadoop Developer
9 5 (4.59%) Java Software Architect
9 5 (4.59%) Java Software Developer
9 5 (4.59%) Linux Engineer
9 5 (4.59%) Platform Engineer
9 5 (4.59%) Python Software Architect
9 5 (4.59%) Software Design Architect
9 5 (4.59%) Unix Architect
9 5 (4.59%) Unix Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (13.76%) CSS
2 13 (11.93%) HTML
3 12 (11.01%) JSON
3 12 (11.01%) Web Services
4 11 (10.09%) AngularJS
4 11 (10.09%) REST
5 8 (7.34%) Django
6 7 (6.42%) .NET
7 6 (5.50%) Oracle ADF
8 4 (3.67%) jQuery
8 4 (3.67%) NumPy
9 3 (2.75%) LAMP
9 3 (2.75%) LEMP Stack
9 3 (2.75%) RabbitMQ
9 3 (2.75%) Twisted
9 3 (2.75%) XML
10 2 (1.83%) LAPP Stack
10 2 (1.83%) Matplotlib
10 2 (1.83%) Node.js
10 2 (1.83%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.17%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (7.34%) Biology
3 7 (6.42%) Internet of Things
4 5 (4.59%) Computer Science
4 5 (4.59%) Informatics
5 4 (3.67%) Mathematics
6 3 (2.75%) Algorithms
6 3 (2.75%) CESG
7 2 (1.83%) CESG CLAS
7 2 (1.83%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (1.83%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.83%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.92%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.92%) Cryptography
8 1 (0.92%) CUDA
8 1 (0.92%) Equities
8 1 (0.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.92%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 57 (52.29%) Linux
2 18 (16.51%) Unix
3 12 (11.01%) Windows
4 9 (8.26%) Ubuntu
5 3 (2.75%) CentOS
5 3 (2.75%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.92%) Android
6 1 (0.92%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (36.70%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (23.85%) DevOps
3 16 (14.68%) Software Engineering
4 15 (13.76%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (12.84%) Continuous Delivery
6 13 (11.93%) TDD
7 9 (8.26%) E-Commerce
8 8 (7.34%) OO
8 8 (7.34%) Open Source
9 7 (6.42%) Configuration Management
10 6 (5.50%) High Availability
11 5 (4.59%) Analytics
11 5 (4.59%) Change Management
11 5 (4.59%) ITSM
11 5 (4.59%) Open Source Development
11 5 (4.59%) Unit Testing
11 5 (4.59%) Web Development
12 4 (3.67%) Front End Development
12 4 (3.67%) Functional Programming
12 4 (3.67%) Security Hardening
Programming Languages
1 30 (27.52%) Java
2 27 (24.77%) C++
2 27 (24.77%) Perl
3 21 (19.27%) JavaScript
4 17 (15.60%) C
4 17 (15.60%) SQL
5 16 (14.68%) Ruby
6 14 (12.84%) C#
7 9 (8.26%) Bash Shell
7 9 (8.26%) Shell Script
8 6 (5.50%) PHP
8 6 (5.50%) PL/SQL
8 6 (5.50%) VB.NET
9 4 (3.67%) MATLAB
9 4 (3.67%) Scala
10 2 (1.83%) Embedded C
10 2 (1.83%) R
11 1 (0.92%) Go
11 1 (0.92%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (14.68%) Degree
2 7 (6.42%) DV Cleared
2 7 (6.42%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.75%) Postgraduate
4 2 (1.83%) CISSP
4 2 (1.83%) CLAS
4 2 (1.83%) ISEB
4 2 (1.83%) PhD
4 2 (1.83%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.75%) JTAG
2 2 (1.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.83%) QA
3 1 (0.92%) MISRA
System Software
1 9 (8.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (7.34%) Docker
3 4 (3.67%) Apache Flume
4 3 (2.75%) Firmware
5 1 (0.92%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 16 (14.68%) Puppet
2 13 (11.93%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (7.34%) Ansible
4 4 (3.67%) Packer
5 2 (1.83%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.92%) Consul
6 1 (0.92%) HAProxy
6 1 (0.92%) Kibana
6 1 (0.92%) logstash
6 1 (0.92%) Nagios
6 1 (0.92%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 11 (10.09%) Oracle
2 10 (9.17%) VMware
3 5 (4.59%) Microsoft
4 3 (2.75%) Cloudera
4 3 (2.75%) HP
4 3 (2.75%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.92%) Citrix
5 1 (0.92%) EMC
5 1 (0.92%) Google
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