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 28 February 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Python
Northern Ireland / County Antrim
Rank 24 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Python 16 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 7.17% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.68% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 11 0 0
Median daily rate £300 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £410 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.87% +9.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £40.00

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
137 45 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 61.43% 42.45% 50.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 25 21
Median daily rate £400 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £400 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +11.11%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in County Antrim

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Python across the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017.

Python Daily Rate Histogram 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 28 February 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
Belfast - 16 £300 - 2
Python
Northern Ireland

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 28 February 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 County Antrim region with a requirement for Python.

1 24 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (47.06%) C++
3 15 (44.12%) SQL
4 14 (41.18%) Java
4 14 (41.18%) C#
4 14 (41.18%) TDD
4 14 (41.18%) BDD
5 13 (38.24%) Linux
5 13 (38.24%) OOD
6 12 (35.29%) Information Security
6 12 (35.29%) Degree
6 12 (35.29%) Multithreading
6 12 (35.29%) NoSQL
7 11 (32.35%) Finance
8 10 (29.41%) Mathematics
8 10 (29.41%) Migration
9 9 (26.47%) Equity Derivative
9 9 (26.47%) Front Office
10 8 (23.53%) Active Directory
10 8 (23.53%) Ansible
10 8 (23.53%) AWS Certification
10 8 (23.53%) Integration Testing
10 8 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
10 8 (23.53%) Amazon AWS
10 8 (23.53%) Identity Access Management
11 7 (20.59%) Banking
12 6 (17.65%) Wireless
13 5 (14.71%) Perl
14 4 (11.76%) Apache

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 (11.76%) Apache
2 2 (5.88%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 8 (23.53%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.94%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.65%) Wireless
2 4 (11.76%) DHCP
2 4 (11.76%) DNS
2 4 (11.76%) DWDM
2 4 (11.76%) Firewall
2 4 (11.76%) MPLS
2 4 (11.76%) SSL
2 4 (11.76%) Structured Cabling
2 4 (11.76%) VPN
3 1 (2.94%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (35.29%) NoSQL
2 4 (11.76%) RDBMS
2 4 (11.76%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Bitbucket
1 2 (5.88%) Git (software)
1 2 (5.88%) Jenkins
1 2 (5.88%) JIRA
1 2 (5.88%) TeamCity
General
1 11 (32.35%) Finance
2 9 (26.47%) Front Office
3 7 (20.59%) Banking
4 2 (5.88%) Electronics
4 2 (5.88%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.94%) Billing
Job Titles
1 13 (38.24%) Developer
1 13 (38.24%) Java Developer
2 10 (29.41%) Lead Developer
3 8 (23.53%) Architect
3 8 (23.53%) Cloud Architect
3 8 (23.53%) Senior Developer
3 8 (23.53%) Senior Java Developer
4 4 (11.76%) AWS Architect
4 4 (11.76%) Blue Coat Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) FPGA Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) Security Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Firewall Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Embedded Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Software Test Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Test Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Consultant
7 1 (2.94%) Implementation Consultant
7 1 (2.94%) Lead Java Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Software Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.76%) AngularJS
1 4 (11.76%) jQuery
1 4 (11.76%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 9 (26.47%) Equity Derivative
2 4 (11.76%) Data Centre
2 4 (11.76%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 4 (11.76%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 4 (11.76%) RSA SecurID
2 4 (11.76%) VHDL
3 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.88%) Derivative
3 2 (5.88%) Equities
4 1 (2.94%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 13 (38.24%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (41.18%) BDD
2 14 (41.18%) TDD
3 13 (38.24%) OOD
4 12 (35.29%) Information Security
4 12 (35.29%) Multithreading
5 10 (29.41%) Mathematics
5 10 (29.41%) Migration
6 8 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (23.53%) Identity Access Management
6 8 (23.53%) Integration Testing
7 4 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (11.76%) FPGA Design
7 4 (11.76%) Network Management
8 3 (8.82%) Data Validation
8 3 (8.82%) Validation
9 2 (5.88%) Configuration Management
9 2 (5.88%) Manual Testing
9 2 (5.88%) Mentoring
9 2 (5.88%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 16 (47.06%) C++
2 15 (44.12%) SQL
3 14 (41.18%) C#
3 14 (41.18%) Java
4 5 (14.71%) Perl
5 2 (5.88%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (35.29%) Degree
2 8 (23.53%) AWS Certification
3 4 (11.76%) JNCIE
3 4 (11.76%) JNCIP
System Software
1 8 (23.53%) Active Directory
2 4 (11.76%) ProxySG
3 2 (5.88%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 8 (23.53%) Ansible
2 4 (11.76%) FortiGate
2 4 (11.76%) Nagios
Vendors
1 4 (11.76%) Aruba
1 4 (11.76%) Blue Coat
1 4 (11.76%) CheckPoint
1 4 (11.76%) Cisco
1 4 (11.76%) FireEye
1 4 (11.76%) Fortinet
1 4 (11.76%) IronPort
1 4 (11.76%) Juniper
1 4 (11.76%) Radware
1 4 (11.76%) Riverbed
1 4 (11.76%) SevOne
1 4 (11.76%) Sourcefire
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle