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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 38 35 57
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +22
Contract jobs citing Python 20 39 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.06% 3.87% 1.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.56% 13.13% 4.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 24 5
Median daily rate £475 £451 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.43% +38.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £396 £323 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £598 £550 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £403 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.59% +7.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £45.00 £31.75
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +41.73%
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
173 297 249
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 26.45% 29.44% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 214 131
Median daily rate £388 £383 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.17% +9.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £277 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £500 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 10
Median hourly rate £21.00 £13.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+61.53% -62.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.60 £13.00 £30.87
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.20 £15.70 £39.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

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 7 December 2016.

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 7 December 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
Warrington -11 6 £500 +8.10% 3
Chester +2 4 £438 -16.66% 1
Macclesfield - 3 £600 - 1
Python
North West

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Python.

1 18 (51.43%) Windows
1 18 (51.43%) Linux
2 16 (45.71%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (40.00%) Puppet
4 13 (37.14%) Amazon AWS
4 13 (37.14%) Jenkins
4 13 (37.14%) Opscode Chef
5 11 (31.43%) Perl
6 10 (28.57%) Java
7 9 (25.71%) PowerShell
7 9 (25.71%) HTML
7 9 (25.71%) SSL
7 9 (25.71%) DevOps
8 8 (22.86%) Django
9 7 (20.00%) Bash Shell
9 7 (20.00%) Active Directory
9 7 (20.00%) Shell Script
9 7 (20.00%) JavaScript
10 6 (17.14%) Oracle
10 6 (17.14%) Unix
10 6 (17.14%) MSI
10 6 (17.14%) HTTPS
10 6 (17.14%) TDD
10 6 (17.14%) Amazon S3
10 6 (17.14%) Security Architecture
10 6 (17.14%) yum
10 6 (17.14%) Wiki
10 6 (17.14%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (17.14%) JSON
10 6 (17.14%) GitLab

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 (14.29%) Apache
2 4 (11.43%) WebLogic
3 3 (8.57%) Apache Spark
3 3 (8.57%) IIS
3 3 (8.57%) JBoss
3 3 (8.57%) nginx
3 3 (8.57%) Oracle 10gAS
3 3 (8.57%) Tomcat
4 2 (5.71%) Apache Pig
5 1 (2.86%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 13 (37.14%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (17.14%) Amazon S3
3 5 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (14.29%) Amazon EMR
3 5 (14.29%) AWS CloudFormation
3 5 (14.29%) AWS Lambda
4 4 (11.43%) IaaS
4 4 (11.43%) PaaS
4 4 (11.43%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 3 (8.57%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 3 (8.57%) Amazon ELB
5 3 (8.57%) Amazon SQS
5 3 (8.57%) AWS CloudTrail
5 3 (8.57%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 3 (8.57%) SaaS
6 1 (2.86%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (2.86%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 9 (25.71%) SSL
2 6 (17.14%) HTTPS
3 4 (11.43%) Kerberos
4 3 (8.57%) LDAP
4 3 (8.57%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.43%) Amazon Redshift
2 3 (8.57%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (5.71%) Apache Hive
3 2 (5.71%) Big Data
3 2 (5.71%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (5.71%) DataStage
3 2 (5.71%) Hadoop
3 2 (5.71%) HBase
3 2 (5.71%) MongoDB
3 2 (5.71%) NoSQL
3 2 (5.71%) OLAP
3 2 (5.71%) Oracle OLAP
3 2 (5.71%) Pentaho
3 2 (5.71%) QlikView
3 2 (5.71%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.86%) Data Mining
4 1 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 13 (37.14%) Jenkins
2 6 (17.14%) GitLab
2 6 (17.14%) MSI
3 2 (5.71%) JIRA
4 1 (2.86%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.86%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 2 (5.71%) Banking
1 2 (5.71%) Finance
1 2 (5.71%) Investment Banking
1 2 (5.71%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (2.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (31.43%) Developer
2 10 (28.57%) Python Developer
3 5 (14.29%) Django Developer
3 5 (14.29%) Python/Django Developer
4 4 (11.43%) Automation Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) Cloud Automation Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) Cloud Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) AWS Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Middleware Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Architect
6 2 (5.71%) Automation Consultant
6 2 (5.71%) Cloud Consultant
6 2 (5.71%) Consultant
6 2 (5.71%) Data Architect
6 2 (5.71%) Java Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Linux Consultant
6 2 (5.71%) Linux Scripter
6 2 (5.71%) Senior Middleware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (25.71%) HTML
2 8 (22.86%) Django
3 6 (17.14%) JSON
4 5 (14.29%) boto
4 5 (14.29%) YAML
5 4 (11.43%) Middleware
6 3 (8.57%) AngularJS
6 3 (8.57%) CSS
6 3 (8.57%) Oracle Fusion
7 2 (5.71%) Web Services
8 1 (2.86%) Ajax
8 1 (2.86%) HTML5
8 1 (2.86%) JAAS
8 1 (2.86%) Java SE
8 1 (2.86%) jQuery
8 1 (2.86%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) Wiki
2 3 (8.57%) Visualisation
3 2 (5.71%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.71%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 18 (51.43%) Linux
1 18 (51.43%) Windows
2 6 (17.14%) Unix
3 1 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (45.71%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (25.71%) DevOps
3 6 (17.14%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (17.14%) Security Architecture
3 6 (17.14%) Security Operations
3 6 (17.14%) TDD
4 5 (14.29%) Automated Testing
4 5 (14.29%) High Availability
4 5 (14.29%) Open Source
4 5 (14.29%) Scrum
5 4 (11.43%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (8.57%) Analytics
6 3 (8.57%) Change Management
6 3 (8.57%) Data Visualisation
6 3 (8.57%) E-Commerce
6 3 (8.57%) ETL
6 3 (8.57%) Identity Management
6 3 (8.57%) Incident Management
6 3 (8.57%) ITIL
7 2 (5.71%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 11 (31.43%) Perl
2 10 (28.57%) Java
3 9 (25.71%) PowerShell
4 7 (20.00%) Bash Shell
4 7 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 7 (20.00%) Shell Script
5 4 (11.43%) C++
5 4 (11.43%) SQL
6 2 (5.71%) C
6 2 (5.71%) Ruby
7 1 (2.86%) Cython
7 1 (2.86%) Go
Qualifications
1 5 (14.29%) AWS Certification
2 1 (2.86%) BC Cleared
2 1 (2.86%) PhD
2 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (11.43%) Docker
Systems Management
1 14 (40.00%) Puppet
2 13 (37.14%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (17.14%) yum
4 4 (11.43%) Kubernetes
5 3 (8.57%) Salt
6 1 (2.86%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 6 (17.14%) Oracle
2 2 (5.71%) Ab Initio
2 2 (5.71%) Actian
2 2 (5.71%) Informatica
2 2 (5.71%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.71%) MicroStrategy
2 2 (5.71%) ParAccel
2 2 (5.71%) SaltStack
2 2 (5.71%) SAP
2 2 (5.71%) Sybase
2 2 (5.71%) Teradata
3 1 (2.86%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.86%) Tableau
3 1 (2.86%) Talend
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £600.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago