The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Python over the 3 months to 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 42 62 -
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -
Contract jobs citing Python 37 11 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.70% 1.32% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.05% 4.31% -
Number of daily rates quoted 27 5 0
Average daily rate
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£600 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+71.42% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.12%
Python
North West

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
409 255 202
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 40.86% 30.61% 27.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 264 120 96
Average daily rate £400 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £160 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £445 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 11 5
Average hourly rate £19.75 £40.57 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-51.31% +179.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.64 £30.46 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £140.00 £51.39
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.40 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-1.09% +4.00%

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Python across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 17 April 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Python within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +8 28 £613 +44.11% 3
Wilmslow - - - -
Chester - - - -
Python
North West

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 35 (74.47%) JavaScript
2 32 (68.09%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (63.83%) Linux
4 27 (57.45%) Java
4 27 (57.45%) .NET
5 26 (55.32%) Oracle
6 24 (51.06%) Opscode Chef
7 23 (48.94%) Hadoop
7 23 (48.94%) Amazon AWS
8 22 (46.81%) MongoDB
8 22 (46.81%) Apache Cassandra
8 22 (46.81%) R
8 22 (46.81%) Machine Learning
8 22 (46.81%) StatsD
8 22 (46.81%) IaaS
8 22 (46.81%) Citrix
8 22 (46.81%) Teradata
9 21 (44.68%) Data Warehouse
9 21 (44.68%) Big Data
9 21 (44.68%) Tableau
10 20 (42.55%) Node.js
10 20 (42.55%) Visualisation
10 20 (42.55%) Apigee
10 20 (42.55%) Mashery
10 20 (42.55%) UNIX
10 20 (42.55%) Cloud Computing
11 15 (31.91%) AngularJS
11 15 (31.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 9 (19.15%) Continuous Integration
13 7 (14.89%) Git (software)

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 20 (42.55%) Node.js
2 3 (6.38%) OpenStack
2 3 (6.38%) ArcGIS
3 2 (4.26%) Oracle Spatial
3 2 (4.26%) IIS
4 1 (2.13%) JBoss
4 1 (2.13%) Apache
4 1 (2.13%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.13%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.13%) Confluence
4 1 (2.13%) ArcSDE
Cloud Services
1 23 (48.94%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (46.81%) IaaS
3 20 (42.55%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (4.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.89%) Internet
2 2 (4.26%) DNS
3 1 (2.13%) SSL
3 1 (2.13%) IPv4
3 1 (2.13%) SAN
3 1 (2.13%) LDAP
3 1 (2.13%) SMTP
3 1 (2.13%) DHCP
3 1 (2.13%) Ethernet
3 1 (2.13%) HTTP
3 1 (2.13%) SNMP
3 1 (2.13%) VPN
3 1 (2.13%) Firewall
3 1 (2.13%) SSH
3 1 (2.13%) VLAN
3 1 (2.13%) iSCSI
3 1 (2.13%) tcpdump
3 1 (2.13%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (48.94%) Hadoop
2 22 (46.81%) MongoDB
2 22 (46.81%) Apache Cassandra
3 21 (44.68%) Big Data
3 21 (44.68%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (10.64%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (6.38%) MySQL
5 3 (6.38%) SQL Server
6 2 (4.26%) DB2
7 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (14.89%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.38%) Subversion
3 2 (4.26%) JIRA
3 2 (4.26%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.13%) Selenium
4 1 (2.13%) Maven
4 1 (2.13%) WebDriver
4 1 (2.13%) FishEye
4 1 (2.13%) Gradle
4 1 (2.13%) Artifactory
General
1 6 (12.77%) Finance
2 3 (6.38%) Retail
3 2 (4.26%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.26%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.13%) Games
4 1 (2.13%) Banking
4 1 (2.13%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (34.04%) Architect
1 16 (34.04%) Technical Architect
2 12 (25.53%) Developer
3 10 (21.28%) Digital Architect
3 10 (21.28%) Digital Technical Architect
4 7 (14.89%) Senior Architect
4 7 (14.89%) Senior Technical Architect
5 5 (10.64%) .NET Developer
6 4 (8.51%) Python Developer
6 4 (8.51%) Django Developer
6 4 (8.51%) Senior Digital Technical Architect
6 4 (8.51%) Senior Digital Architect
6 4 (8.51%) Python/Django Developer
7 3 (6.38%) Agile .NET Developer
7 3 (6.38%) Systems Engineer
8 2 (4.26%) Administrator
8 2 (4.26%) Linux Engineer
8 2 (4.26%) Head of Technology
8 2 (4.26%) GIS Developer
8 2 (4.26%) Linux Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (57.45%) .NET
2 15 (31.91%) AngularJS
2 15 (31.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 7 (14.89%) HTML
4 6 (12.77%) .NET Framework
4 6 (12.77%) CSS
5 4 (8.51%) Django
6 3 (6.38%) JSON
6 3 (6.38%) Ajax
7 2 (4.26%) Web Services
7 2 (4.26%) HTML5
7 2 (4.26%) CSS3
8 1 (2.13%) Middleware
8 1 (2.13%) Servlets
8 1 (2.13%) ArcObjects
Miscellaneous
1 20 (42.55%) Visualisation
2 6 (12.77%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (10.64%) User Experience
3 5 (10.64%) Inversion of Control
4 3 (6.38%) Open Source
4 3 (6.38%) GIS
5 2 (4.26%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (2.13%) Replication
6 1 (2.13%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 30 (63.83%) Linux
2 20 (42.55%) UNIX
3 6 (12.77%) Windows
4 3 (6.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (4.26%) Windows CE
5 2 (4.26%) Android
6 1 (2.13%) CentOS
6 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (68.09%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (46.81%) Machine Learning
3 9 (19.15%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (14.89%) Waterfall
4 7 (14.89%) OO
5 6 (12.77%) Web Accessibility
5 6 (12.77%) TDD
6 5 (10.64%) OOD
6 5 (10.64%) Configuration Management
6 5 (10.64%) Software Engineering
6 5 (10.64%) AOP
6 5 (10.64%) Mentoring
7 2 (4.26%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (4.26%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (4.26%) Web Development
7 2 (4.26%) ERP
7 2 (4.26%) Data Modelling
7 2 (4.26%) ETL
7 2 (4.26%) Data Management
7 2 (4.26%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 35 (74.47%) JavaScript
2 27 (57.45%) Java
3 22 (46.81%) R
4 7 (14.89%) Ruby
4 7 (14.89%) C++
5 6 (12.77%) C
5 6 (12.77%) Perl
5 6 (12.77%) Bash Shell
6 3 (6.38%) PHP
6 3 (6.38%) C#
7 2 (4.26%) VBA
8 1 (2.13%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.13%) Objective-C
8 1 (2.13%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (6.38%) Degree
2 2 (4.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.13%) QA
System Software
1 6 (12.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (6.38%) QEMU
2 3 (6.38%) KVM
3 2 (4.26%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (4.26%) Active Directory
3 2 (4.26%) Terminal Services
4 1 (2.13%) Samba
4 1 (2.13%) iptables
4 1 (2.13%) NFS
Systems Management
1 24 (51.06%) Opscode Chef
2 22 (46.81%) StatsD
3 2 (4.26%) Puppet
3 2 (4.26%) Nagios
4 1 (2.13%) WSUS
4 1 (2.13%) SCOM
4 1 (2.13%) Ganglia
4 1 (2.13%) yum
4 1 (2.13%) MOM
4 1 (2.13%) Opsview
Vendors
1 26 (55.32%) Oracle
2 22 (46.81%) Citrix
2 22 (46.81%) Teradata
3 21 (44.68%) Tableau
4 20 (42.55%) Apigee
4 20 (42.55%) Mashery
5 7 (14.89%) Microsoft
6 6 (12.77%) VMware
7 3 (6.38%) ESRI
7 3 (6.38%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.13%) CheckPoint
8 1 (2.13%) Mapinfo
8 1 (2.13%) EMC
8 1 (2.13%) Atlassian
8 1 (2.13%) ArcSight
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