The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT contracts advertised for the County Antrim region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Python over the 3 months to 2 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 9 - 21
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Python 19 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 12.26% - 5.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.81% - 7.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 0 2
Median daily rate £393 - £356
90% offered a daily rate of more than £364 - £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 - £401
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £43.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-8.04% +45.00%
Python
Northern Ireland

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

Programming Languages Category
County Antrim
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
101 39 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 65.16% 60.00% 64.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 29 45
Median daily rate £385 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.46% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £300 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £524 £425 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 1 0
Median hourly rate £14.42 £15.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.44% -
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 County Antrim

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

Python Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

Python
Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

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

Python Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

Python
Contract Job Locations in County Antrim

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Python within the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 2 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
Belfast - 19 £393 - 1
Python
Northern Ireland

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 2 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 County Antrim region with a requirement for Python.

1 19 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (73.68%) TDD
2 14 (73.68%) C#
2 14 (73.68%) C++
2 14 (73.68%) Java
2 14 (73.68%) SQL
2 14 (73.68%) BDD
3 13 (68.42%) OOD
4 12 (63.16%) NoSQL
4 12 (63.16%) Multithreading
5 10 (52.63%) Degree
6 9 (47.37%) Front Office
6 9 (47.37%) Linux
6 9 (47.37%) Equity Derivative
7 8 (42.11%) Mathematics
7 8 (42.11%) Integration Testing
7 8 (42.11%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (42.11%) Information Security
8 7 (36.84%) Migration
8 7 (36.84%) Finance
8 7 (36.84%) Banking
9 5 (26.32%) Active Directory
9 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Azure
9 5 (26.32%) Amazon AWS
9 5 (26.32%) Ansible
9 5 (26.32%) AWS Certification
9 5 (26.32%) Identity Access Management
10 4 (21.05%) AngularJS
10 4 (21.05%) Relational Database
10 4 (21.05%) Node.js

Python
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim 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 4 (21.05%) Apache
2 2 (10.53%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 5 (26.32%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (63.16%) NoSQL
2 4 (21.05%) RDBMS
2 4 (21.05%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Bitbucket
1 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
1 2 (10.53%) JIRA
1 2 (10.53%) TeamCity
General
1 9 (47.37%) Front Office
2 7 (36.84%) Banking
2 7 (36.84%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (68.42%) Developer
1 13 (68.42%) Java Developer
2 10 (52.63%) Lead Developer
3 8 (42.11%) Senior Developer
3 8 (42.11%) Senior Java Developer
4 5 (26.32%) Architect
4 5 (26.32%) Cloud Architect
5 1 (5.26%) AWS Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Lead Java Developer
5 1 (5.26%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) AngularJS
1 4 (21.05%) jQuery
1 4 (21.05%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 9 (47.37%) Equity Derivative
2 8 (42.11%) Mathematics
3 2 (10.53%) Derivative
3 2 (10.53%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 9 (47.37%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (73.68%) BDD
2 14 (73.68%) TDD
3 13 (68.42%) OOD
4 12 (63.16%) Multithreading
5 8 (42.11%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (42.11%) Information Security
5 8 (42.11%) Integration Testing
6 7 (36.84%) Migration
7 5 (26.32%) Identity Access Management
8 3 (15.79%) Data Validation
8 3 (15.79%) Validation
9 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 14 (73.68%) C#
1 14 (73.68%) C++
1 14 (73.68%) Java
1 14 (73.68%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (52.63%) Degree
2 5 (26.32%) AWS Certification
System Software
1 5 (26.32%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (26.32%) Ansible