The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Python over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 30 32 24
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -8
Contract jobs citing Python 54 37 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 6.64% 4.60% 6.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.67% 10.34% 15.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 25 15
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£388 £388 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +29.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £437 £444 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £350 £344
% change year-on-year
+12.85% +1.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 13
Average hourly rate £41.00 £48.75 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.89% +14.70%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -15.49%
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
395 358 306
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 48.59% 44.53% 41.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 261 213 143
Average daily rate £350 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 14 34
Average hourly rate £41.00 £38.50 £39.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.49% -1.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £31.50 £26.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.50 £50.00 £47.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Python across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 July 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Python within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -2 44 £388 - 51
Huntingdon - 1 £440 -
Python
East of England

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing Python also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Python.

1 45 (52.33%) Linux
2 37 (43.02%) Web Services
3 35 (40.70%) Ruby
4 32 (37.21%) Puppet
4 32 (37.21%) Opscode Chef
4 32 (37.21%) DevOps
5 31 (36.05%) Amazon AWS
6 21 (24.42%) Configuration Management
7 20 (23.26%) C++
8 16 (18.60%) Ansible
9 15 (17.44%) Java
9 15 (17.44%) JavaScript
10 13 (15.12%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (12.79%) PostgreSQL
11 11 (12.79%) C#
11 11 (12.79%) SQL
11 11 (12.79%) Windows
12 10 (11.63%) Red Hat
12 10 (11.63%) IaaS
13 9 (10.47%) Bash Shell
13 9 (10.47%) Tomcat
13 9 (10.47%) UNIX
13 9 (10.47%) .NET
13 9 (10.47%) Oracle
13 9 (10.47%) Django
14 8 (9.30%) MySQL
14 8 (9.30%) C
14 8 (9.30%) Perl
15 7 (8.14%) HTML
15 7 (8.14%) CSS

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing Python also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Python. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (10.47%) Tomcat
2 7 (8.14%) Apache
3 5 (5.81%) Zope
3 5 (5.81%) Plone
4 1 (1.16%) Drupal
4 1 (1.16%) WordPress
4 1 (1.16%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.16%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 31 (36.05%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (11.63%) IaaS
3 2 (2.33%) GitHub
4 1 (1.16%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.65%) LDAP
1 4 (4.65%) HTTP
1 4 (4.65%) Wireless
1 4 (4.65%) NGN
2 2 (2.33%) Internet
3 1 (1.16%) GPRS
3 1 (1.16%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (12.79%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (9.30%) MySQL
3 3 (3.49%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.49%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.33%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.16%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.16%) HBase
5 1 (1.16%) Sqoop
5 1 (1.16%) Impala
5 1 (1.16%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (6.98%) Jenkins
2 4 (4.65%) JIRA
2 4 (4.65%) Selenium
3 3 (3.49%) WebDriver
3 3 (3.49%) Cucumber
3 3 (3.49%) SoapUI
3 3 (3.49%) eggPlant
3 3 (3.49%) Xcode
4 2 (2.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.16%) TestComplete
5 1 (1.16%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.16%) SpecFlow
General
1 3 (3.49%) Finance
2 1 (1.16%) Aerospace
2 1 (1.16%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.16%) Publishing
2 1 (1.16%) Banking
2 1 (1.16%) Investment Banking
2 1 (1.16%) Marketing
2 1 (1.16%) Electronics
2 1 (1.16%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (34.88%) Developer
2 20 (23.26%) DevOps Engineer
3 16 (18.60%) Python Developer
4 15 (17.44%) Administrator
4 15 (17.44%) Linux Administrator
4 15 (17.44%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 14 (16.28%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 14 (16.28%) Systems Administrator
6 9 (10.47%) Architect
7 8 (9.30%) Systems Architect
8 5 (5.81%) Linux Support
8 5 (5.81%) Applications Developer
8 5 (5.81%) Applications Support
9 4 (4.65%) Support Engineer
9 4 (4.65%) C++ Developer
9 4 (4.65%) Linux Engineer
9 4 (4.65%) Applications Support Engineer
9 4 (4.65%) UI Developer
9 4 (4.65%) Linux Support Engineer
9 4 (4.65%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (43.02%) Web Services
2 9 (10.47%) .NET
2 9 (10.47%) Django
3 7 (8.14%) HTML
3 7 (8.14%) CSS
4 4 (4.65%) Qt
4 4 (4.65%) RESTful
4 4 (4.65%) HTML5
5 3 (3.49%) RabbitMQ
5 3 (3.49%) SOAP
5 3 (3.49%) CSS3
5 3 (3.49%) AngularJS
6 2 (2.33%) Backbone.js
7 1 (1.16%) Kafka
7 1 (1.16%) Sass
7 1 (1.16%) LESS
7 1 (1.16%) Ember.js
7 1 (1.16%) Apache Avro
7 1 (1.16%) React
7 1 (1.16%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.65%) Visualisation
1 4 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.49%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.33%) Life Science
3 2 (2.33%) Mathematics
3 2 (2.33%) Biology
4 1 (1.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.16%) Fixed Income
4 1 (1.16%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.16%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.16%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 45 (52.33%) Linux
2 11 (12.79%) Windows
3 9 (10.47%) UNIX
4 5 (5.81%) Debian
4 5 (5.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.33%) CentOS
6 1 (1.16%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.16%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (37.21%) DevOps
2 21 (24.42%) Configuration Management
3 13 (15.12%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (8.14%) Web Development
5 6 (6.98%) E-Commerce
6 5 (5.81%) OOD
6 5 (5.81%) OO
6 5 (5.81%) Software Engineering
7 4 (4.65%) Project Planning
7 4 (4.65%) Test Automation
7 4 (4.65%) Network Architecture
7 4 (4.65%) MVC
8 3 (3.49%) Project Management
8 3 (3.49%) Data Analysis
9 2 (2.33%) Bioinformatics
9 2 (2.33%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (2.33%) Use Case
9 2 (2.33%) OOP
9 2 (2.33%) Test Scripting
9 2 (2.33%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 35 (40.70%) Ruby
2 20 (23.26%) C++
3 15 (17.44%) Java
3 15 (17.44%) JavaScript
4 11 (12.79%) C#
4 11 (12.79%) SQL
5 9 (10.47%) Bash Shell
6 8 (9.30%) C
6 8 (9.30%) Perl
7 5 (5.81%) PHP
8 3 (3.49%) MATLAB
9 2 (2.33%) Shell Script
9 2 (2.33%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.16%) Embedded C
10 1 (1.16%) Groovy
10 1 (1.16%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.16%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (4.65%) LPIC
1 4 (4.65%) Degree
2 3 (3.49%) DV Cleared
2 3 (3.49%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.33%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.81%) QA
System Software
1 4 (4.65%) Docker
2 3 (3.49%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.16%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 32 (37.21%) Puppet
1 32 (37.21%) Opscode Chef
2 16 (18.60%) Ansible
3 5 (5.81%) Vagrant
4 3 (3.49%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 10 (11.63%) Red Hat
2 9 (10.47%) Oracle
3 7 (8.14%) VMware
4 1 (1.16%) Zend
4 1 (1.16%) Cloudera
4 1 (1.16%) WorldPay
4 1 (1.16%) Cisco
4 1 (1.16%) EMC
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