The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Python over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Python
North West / Cheshire
Rank 24 56 58
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +2
Contract jobs citing Python 23 18 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 4.67% 2.04% 1.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.99% 5.75% 3.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 15 5
Median daily rate £500 £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +18.75%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £39.63 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-5.36% +10.06%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
177 313 253
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 35.90% 35.53% 34.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 222 162
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £524 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 5
Median hourly rate £21.00 £13.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+61.53% -63.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.60 £13.00 £30.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.20 £35.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +12.67%

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire region citing Python as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Python
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Python across the Cheshire region.

Python Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Python
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Python across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

Python Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

Python
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Python across the Cheshire region.

Python Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

Python
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Python within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 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
Chester +10 8 £500 +17.64% 2
Macclesfield - 5 £600 -
Warrington +12 2 - - 1
Python
North West

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Python.

1 22 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (45.45%) Windows
3 19 (43.18%) Linux
4 16 (36.36%) Java
5 15 (34.09%) Puppet
6 14 (31.82%) Amazon AWS
6 14 (31.82%) Jenkins
6 14 (31.82%) Opscode Chef
6 14 (31.82%) Perl
7 11 (25.00%) TDD
7 11 (25.00%) HTML
8 10 (22.73%) DevOps
9 9 (20.45%) JavaScript
9 9 (20.45%) OO
9 9 (20.45%) SSL
9 9 (20.45%) PowerShell
10 8 (18.18%) JSON
10 8 (18.18%) Django
10 8 (18.18%) Finance
10 8 (18.18%) Active Directory
10 8 (18.18%) Unix
10 8 (18.18%) Oracle
11 7 (15.91%) Shell Script
11 7 (15.91%) Amazon S3
11 7 (15.91%) Bash Shell
12 6 (13.64%) yum
12 6 (13.64%) Amazon EC2
12 6 (13.64%) High Availability
12 6 (13.64%) Amazon EMR
12 6 (13.64%) boto

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 5 (11.36%) Apache
2 4 (9.09%) IIS
2 4 (9.09%) WebLogic
3 3 (6.82%) Apache Spark
3 3 (6.82%) JBoss
3 3 (6.82%) nginx
3 3 (6.82%) Oracle 10gAS
3 3 (6.82%) Tomcat
4 2 (4.55%) Apache Pig
5 1 (2.27%) Confluence
5 1 (2.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (2.27%) SAS
5 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (2.27%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (2.27%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 14 (31.82%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (15.91%) Amazon S3
3 6 (13.64%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (13.64%) Amazon EMR
3 6 (13.64%) AWS CloudFormation
3 6 (13.64%) AWS Lambda
4 5 (11.36%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 4 (9.09%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 4 (9.09%) Amazon ELB
5 4 (9.09%) Amazon SQS
5 4 (9.09%) AWS CloudTrail
5 4 (9.09%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 4 (9.09%) IaaS
5 4 (9.09%) PaaS
6 3 (6.82%) SaaS
7 1 (2.27%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (2.27%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 9 (20.45%) SSL
2 6 (13.64%) HTTPS
3 4 (9.09%) Kerberos
3 4 (9.09%) VPN
4 3 (6.82%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.36%) Amazon Redshift
2 4 (9.09%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (6.82%) Apache Hive
3 3 (6.82%) Big Data
3 3 (6.82%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (6.82%) Hadoop
3 3 (6.82%) SQL Server
4 2 (4.55%) DataStage
4 2 (4.55%) HBase
4 2 (4.55%) MongoDB
4 2 (4.55%) NoSQL
4 2 (4.55%) OLAP
4 2 (4.55%) Oracle OLAP
4 2 (4.55%) Pentaho
4 2 (4.55%) QlikView
4 2 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.27%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 14 (31.82%) Jenkins
2 6 (13.64%) GitLab
2 6 (13.64%) MSI
3 2 (4.55%) JIRA
4 1 (2.27%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.27%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (2.27%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 8 (18.18%) Finance
2 6 (13.64%) Banking
3 3 (6.82%) Back Office
3 3 (6.82%) Investment Banking
3 3 (6.82%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (29.55%) Developer
2 11 (25.00%) Python Developer
3 5 (11.36%) Django Developer
3 5 (11.36%) Python/Django Developer
4 4 (9.09%) Automation Engineer
4 4 (9.09%) AWS Engineer
4 4 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Architect
5 3 (6.82%) Cloud Automation Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Cloud Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Java Developer
5 3 (6.82%) Middleware Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Automation Consultant
6 2 (4.55%) Cloud Consultant
6 2 (4.55%) Consultant
6 2 (4.55%) Data Architect
6 2 (4.55%) Linux Consultant
6 2 (4.55%) Linux Scripter
6 2 (4.55%) Senior Middleware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (25.00%) HTML
2 8 (18.18%) Django
2 8 (18.18%) JSON
3 6 (13.64%) boto
3 6 (13.64%) YAML
4 4 (9.09%) AngularJS
4 4 (9.09%) CSS
4 4 (9.09%) Middleware
4 4 (9.09%) Web Services
5 3 (6.82%) Oracle Fusion
6 2 (4.55%) Ajax
6 2 (4.55%) HTML5
6 2 (4.55%) jQuery
7 1 (2.27%) .NET
7 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET
7 1 (2.27%) JAAS
7 1 (2.27%) Java SE
7 1 (2.27%) Node.js
7 1 (2.27%) REST
7 1 (2.27%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.64%) Wiki
2 4 (9.09%) Derivative
2 4 (9.09%) OTC Derivatives
2 4 (9.09%) Visualisation
3 2 (4.55%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.55%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.27%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.27%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 20 (45.45%) Windows
2 19 (43.18%) Linux
3 8 (18.18%) Unix
4 1 (2.27%) Android
4 1 (2.27%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.27%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (25.00%) TDD
3 10 (22.73%) DevOps
4 9 (20.45%) OO
5 6 (13.64%) Automated Testing
5 6 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (13.64%) High Availability
5 6 (13.64%) Scrum
5 6 (13.64%) Security Operations
6 5 (11.36%) OOP
6 5 (11.36%) Open Source
6 5 (11.36%) Security Architecture
6 5 (11.36%) Unit Testing
7 4 (9.09%) Analytics
7 4 (9.09%) Data Visualisation
7 4 (9.09%) ETL
7 4 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (6.82%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (6.82%) E-Commerce
8 3 (6.82%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 16 (36.36%) Java
2 14 (31.82%) Perl
3 9 (20.45%) JavaScript
3 9 (20.45%) PowerShell
4 7 (15.91%) Bash Shell
4 7 (15.91%) Shell Script
5 6 (13.64%) SQL
6 4 (9.09%) C++
7 3 (6.82%) Ruby
8 2 (4.55%) C
9 1 (2.27%) C#
9 1 (2.27%) Cython
9 1 (2.27%) Go
9 1 (2.27%) PHP
9 1 (2.27%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (13.64%) AWS Certification
2 1 (2.27%) BC Cleared
2 1 (2.27%) PhD
2 1 (2.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (18.18%) Active Directory
2 6 (13.64%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (11.36%) Docker
Systems Management
1 15 (34.09%) Puppet
2 14 (31.82%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (13.64%) yum
4 5 (11.36%) Kubernetes
5 4 (9.09%) Salt
6 1 (2.27%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 8 (18.18%) Oracle
2 3 (6.82%) Informatica
2 3 (6.82%) SAP
3 2 (4.55%) Ab Initio
3 2 (4.55%) Actian
3 2 (4.55%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.55%) MicroStrategy
3 2 (4.55%) ParAccel
3 2 (4.55%) SaltStack
3 2 (4.55%) Sybase
3 2 (4.55%) Teradata
4 1 (2.27%) Hyperion
4 1 (2.27%) IBM
4 1 (2.27%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.27%) Tableau
4 1 (2.27%) Talend
4 1 (2.27%) Twitter
Knutsford, Cheshire
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Rate: £300 - £400 per day
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