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 29 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 18 28 35
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +7
Contract jobs citing Python 49 54 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 8.19% 6.65% 4.71%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.65% 13.67% 10.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 43 25
Median daily rate £450 £388 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £253 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £437 £444
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £395 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.59% +12.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 1 2
Median hourly rate £37.50 £41.00 £48.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.53% -15.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.45 £41.00 £39.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.55 £41.00 £57.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £39.25 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-1.27% +30.83%
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
313 395 360
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 52.34% 48.65% 44.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 177 260 216
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 £300 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 14 14
Median hourly rate £40.00 £41.00 £38.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.43% +6.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.20 £37.00 £31.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £54.25 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

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 29 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 29 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 +12 40 £450 +16.12% 56
Huntingdon 0 4 £480 +9.09% 1
Python
East of England

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 29 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 60 (52.63%) Linux
2 40 (35.09%) Java
3 35 (30.70%) Perl
4 33 (28.95%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (24.56%) Ruby
6 27 (23.68%) JavaScript
7 26 (22.81%) Amazon AWS
7 26 (22.81%) DevOps
8 25 (21.93%) Puppet
9 23 (20.18%) C++
10 22 (19.30%) CSS
11 21 (18.42%) MySQL
12 20 (17.54%) HTML
12 20 (17.54%) C
13 19 (16.67%) Git (software)
14 18 (15.79%) Windows
15 17 (14.91%) Unix
15 17 (14.91%) Continuous Integration
15 17 (14.91%) Ansible
16 16 (14.04%) Jenkins
17 15 (13.16%) Opscode Chef
18 14 (12.28%) Selenium
18 14 (12.28%) C#
19 13 (11.40%) SQL
19 13 (11.40%) Web Services
19 13 (11.40%) Relational Database
20 12 (10.53%) Docker
20 12 (10.53%) Software Engineering
20 12 (10.53%) Hadoop
21 11 (9.65%) Atlassian Bamboo

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 (6.14%) Apache
1 7 (6.14%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (5.26%) Apache Pig
2 6 (5.26%) nginx
3 4 (3.51%) Tomcat
4 3 (2.63%) IIS
5 2 (1.75%) Apache Spark
5 2 (1.75%) Drupal
5 2 (1.75%) Jetty
5 2 (1.75%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.88%) CMS
6 1 (0.88%) Joomla!
6 1 (0.88%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.88%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.88%) uWSGI
6 1 (0.88%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (1.75%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.88%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (0.88%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 26 (22.81%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (7.02%) AWS CloudFormation
3 7 (6.14%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 7 (6.14%) Amazon S3
3 7 (6.14%) Amazon SQS
3 7 (6.14%) Route 53
4 6 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (4.39%) GitHub
6 4 (3.51%) IaaS
7 3 (2.63%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (2.63%) SaaS
8 2 (1.75%) Amazon EMR
8 2 (1.75%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (1.75%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.02%) Bluetooth
2 6 (5.26%) Internet
3 5 (4.39%) LDAP
3 5 (4.39%) TCP/IP
4 3 (2.63%) DNS
4 3 (2.63%) HTTP
4 3 (2.63%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (2.63%) WLAN
5 2 (1.75%) DHCP
5 2 (1.75%) Firewall
5 2 (1.75%) FTP
5 2 (1.75%) IPsec
5 2 (1.75%) SSL
5 2 (1.75%) VPN
5 2 (1.75%) Wireless
5 2 (1.75%) X.509
6 1 (0.88%) 802.15
6 1 (0.88%) LTE
6 1 (0.88%) WAN
6 1 (0.88%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (18.42%) MySQL
2 13 (11.40%) Relational Database
3 12 (10.53%) Hadoop
4 11 (9.65%) MongoDB
5 9 (7.89%) Big Data
6 8 (7.02%) Redis
7 7 (6.14%) Amazon RDS
7 7 (6.14%) MarkLogic
7 7 (6.14%) Neo4j
8 6 (5.26%) Apache Hive
8 6 (5.26%) RDBMS
8 6 (5.26%) SQL Server
9 4 (3.51%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (1.75%) NonStop SQL
10 2 (1.75%) Oracle Database
10 2 (1.75%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (1.75%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (1.75%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 19 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 16 (14.04%) Jenkins
3 14 (12.28%) Selenium
4 11 (9.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 11 (9.65%) Vagrant
5 7 (6.14%) Subversion
6 5 (4.39%) Cucumber
6 5 (4.39%) Gerrit
6 5 (4.39%) GitLab
7 4 (3.51%) Hudson
7 4 (3.51%) JIRA
7 4 (3.51%) JUnit
7 4 (3.51%) NUnit
7 4 (3.51%) RSpec
7 4 (3.51%) WebDriver
8 3 (2.63%) Robot Framework
9 2 (1.75%) TeamCity
9 2 (1.75%) Travis CI
10 1 (0.88%) ClearCase
10 1 (0.88%) GoogleTest
General
1 3 (2.63%) Billing
1 3 (2.63%) Finance
1 3 (2.63%) Military
1 3 (2.63%) Publishing
1 3 (2.63%) Telecoms
2 1 (0.88%) Aerospace
2 1 (0.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 48 (42.11%) Developer
2 29 (25.44%) Python Developer
3 21 (18.42%) DevOps Engineer
4 10 (8.77%) Senior Developer
5 9 (7.89%) Hadoop Developer
6 7 (6.14%) Applications Support
6 7 (6.14%) Architect
6 7 (6.14%) Linux Engineer
6 7 (6.14%) Test Engineer
7 6 (5.26%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 6 (5.26%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 6 (5.26%) Software Developer
7 6 (5.26%) Software Engineer
7 6 (5.26%) Tester
8 5 (4.39%) AWS Administrator
8 5 (4.39%) AWS DevOps
8 5 (4.39%) AWS Engineer
8 5 (4.39%) Hadoop Architect
8 5 (4.39%) Java Architect
8 5 (4.39%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (19.30%) CSS
2 20 (17.54%) HTML
3 13 (11.40%) Web Services
4 10 (8.77%) Django
5 8 (7.02%) AngularJS
6 7 (6.14%) ELK Stack
6 7 (6.14%) Node.js
6 7 (6.14%) REST
7 5 (4.39%) Ajax
7 5 (4.39%) LEMP Stack
7 5 (4.39%) NumPy
8 4 (3.51%) Gherkin
8 4 (3.51%) jQuery
8 4 (3.51%) XML
9 3 (2.63%) J2EE
9 3 (2.63%) JSON
9 3 (2.63%) LAMP
10 2 (1.75%) .NET
10 2 (1.75%) HTML5
10 2 (1.75%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.14%) Biology
2 5 (4.39%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.39%) Informatics
2 5 (4.39%) Mathematics
3 4 (3.51%) Algorithms
3 4 (3.51%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.63%) CESG
4 3 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (2.63%) Internet of Things
5 2 (1.75%) CESG CLAS
5 2 (1.75%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.75%) Public Cloud
5 2 (1.75%) Taxonomies
6 1 (0.88%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.88%) Cryptography
6 1 (0.88%) CUDA
6 1 (0.88%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.88%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (0.88%) Market Risk
6 1 (0.88%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 60 (52.63%) Linux
2 18 (15.79%) Windows
3 17 (14.91%) Unix
4 7 (6.14%) Ubuntu
5 3 (2.63%) CentOS
5 3 (2.63%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.88%) Android
6 1 (0.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (28.95%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (22.81%) DevOps
3 17 (14.91%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (10.53%) Software Engineering
5 9 (7.89%) Configuration Management
5 9 (7.89%) Continuous Delivery
5 9 (7.89%) Open Source
5 9 (7.89%) TDD
6 8 (7.02%) Analytics
6 8 (7.02%) OO
7 7 (6.14%) Big Data Analytics
7 7 (6.14%) Data Analytics
7 7 (6.14%) Functional Programming
8 6 (5.26%) ETL
8 6 (5.26%) Scrum
8 6 (5.26%) Security Hardening
8 6 (5.26%) Web Development
9 5 (4.39%) Automated Testing
9 5 (4.39%) E-Commerce
9 5 (4.39%) Open Source Development
Programming Languages
1 40 (35.09%) Java
2 35 (30.70%) Perl
3 28 (24.56%) Ruby
4 27 (23.68%) JavaScript
5 23 (20.18%) C++
6 20 (17.54%) C
7 14 (12.28%) C#
8 13 (11.40%) SQL
9 10 (8.77%) PHP
10 9 (7.89%) Bash Shell
11 7 (6.14%) Scala
11 7 (6.14%) Shell Script
12 5 (4.39%) Embedded C
13 4 (3.51%) MATLAB
14 1 (0.88%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.88%) R
Qualifications
1 8 (7.02%) Degree
2 6 (5.26%) DV Cleared
2 6 (5.26%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.63%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.75%) CISSP
4 2 (1.75%) CLAS
4 2 (1.75%) ISEB
4 2 (1.75%) Postgraduate
5 1 (0.88%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.88%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (0.88%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.51%) QA
2 2 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.88%) MISRA
System Software
1 12 (10.53%) Docker
2 7 (6.14%) Apache Flume
2 7 (6.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.63%) Firmware
4 2 (1.75%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.88%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 25 (21.93%) Puppet
2 17 (14.91%) Ansible
3 15 (13.16%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (9.65%) Packer
5 7 (6.14%) Kibana
5 7 (6.14%) logstash
6 2 (1.75%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.88%) Nagios
7 1 (0.88%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 10 (8.77%) VMware
2 9 (7.89%) Oracle
3 8 (7.02%) Microsoft
4 4 (3.51%) HP
4 4 (3.51%) Red Hat
4 4 (3.51%) Siebel
5 3 (2.63%) Cloudera
6 2 (1.75%) Citrix
7 1 (0.88%) Google
7 1 (0.88%) Intel
7 1 (0.88%) Lauterbach
7 1 (0.88%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.88%) Vertica