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 19 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Python
Northern Ireland / County Antrim
Rank 19 - 22
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Python 21 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 9.55% - 1.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.56% - 2.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 0 0
Median daily rate £400 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +9.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.13 £42.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-13.15% +22.14%

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
135 40 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 61.36% 50.63% 52.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 24 23
Median daily rate £410 £313 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.20% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £400 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 0
Median hourly rate £14.42 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +13.71%

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 19 January 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 19 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
Belfast - 21 £400 -
Python
Northern Ireland

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 19 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 County Antrim region with a requirement for Python.

1 24 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (57.14%) C++
3 14 (50.00%) Java
3 14 (50.00%) C#
3 14 (50.00%) SQL
3 14 (50.00%) TDD
3 14 (50.00%) BDD
4 13 (46.43%) OOD
5 12 (42.86%) Linux
5 12 (42.86%) NoSQL
5 12 (42.86%) Multithreading
5 12 (42.86%) Information Security
5 12 (42.86%) Degree
6 11 (39.29%) Finance
7 10 (35.71%) Migration
7 10 (35.71%) Mathematics
8 9 (32.14%) Equity Derivative
8 9 (32.14%) Front Office
9 8 (28.57%) Active Directory
9 8 (28.57%) Integration Testing
9 8 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
9 8 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
9 8 (28.57%) Ansible
9 8 (28.57%) AWS Certification
9 8 (28.57%) Identity Access Management
10 7 (25.00%) Banking
11 6 (21.43%) Wireless
12 4 (14.29%) Blue Coat
12 4 (14.29%) ProxySG

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 (14.29%) Apache
2 2 (7.14%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 8 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.57%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (21.43%) Wireless
2 4 (14.29%) DHCP
2 4 (14.29%) DNS
2 4 (14.29%) DWDM
2 4 (14.29%) Firewall
2 4 (14.29%) MPLS
2 4 (14.29%) SSL
2 4 (14.29%) Structured Cabling
2 4 (14.29%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (42.86%) NoSQL
2 4 (14.29%) RDBMS
2 4 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Bitbucket
1 2 (7.14%) Git (software)
1 2 (7.14%) Jenkins
1 2 (7.14%) JIRA
1 2 (7.14%) TeamCity
General
1 11 (39.29%) Finance
2 9 (32.14%) Front Office
3 7 (25.00%) Banking
4 2 (7.14%) Electronics
4 2 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (46.43%) Developer
1 13 (46.43%) Java Developer
2 10 (35.71%) Lead Developer
3 8 (28.57%) Architect
3 8 (28.57%) Cloud Architect
3 8 (28.57%) Senior Developer
3 8 (28.57%) Senior Java Developer
4 4 (14.29%) AWS Architect
4 4 (14.29%) Blue Coat Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Security Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Firewall Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Embedded Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Software Test Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Test Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Lead Java Developer
7 1 (3.57%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.29%) AngularJS
1 4 (14.29%) jQuery
1 4 (14.29%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 10 (35.71%) Mathematics
2 9 (32.14%) Equity Derivative
3 4 (14.29%) Data Centre
3 4 (14.29%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 4 (14.29%) RSA SecurID
4 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (7.14%) Derivative
4 2 (7.14%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 12 (42.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (50.00%) BDD
2 14 (50.00%) TDD
3 13 (46.43%) OOD
4 12 (42.86%) Information Security
4 12 (42.86%) Multithreading
5 10 (35.71%) Migration
6 8 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (28.57%) Identity Access Management
6 8 (28.57%) Integration Testing
7 4 (14.29%) Network Management
8 3 (10.71%) Data Validation
8 3 (10.71%) Validation
9 2 (7.14%) Configuration Management
9 2 (7.14%) Manual Testing
9 2 (7.14%) Mentoring
9 2 (7.14%) Test Scripting
10 1 (3.57%) Security Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 16 (57.14%) C++
2 14 (50.00%) C#
2 14 (50.00%) Java
2 14 (50.00%) SQL
3 4 (14.29%) Perl
4 2 (7.14%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (42.86%) Degree
2 8 (28.57%) AWS Certification
3 4 (14.29%) JNCIE
3 4 (14.29%) JNCIP
System Software
1 8 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 4 (14.29%) ProxySG
3 2 (7.14%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 8 (28.57%) Ansible
2 4 (14.29%) FortiGate
2 4 (14.29%) Nagios
Vendors
1 4 (14.29%) Aruba
1 4 (14.29%) Blue Coat
1 4 (14.29%) CheckPoint
1 4 (14.29%) Cisco
1 4 (14.29%) FireEye
1 4 (14.29%) Fortinet
1 4 (14.29%) IronPort
1 4 (14.29%) Juniper
1 4 (14.29%) Radware
1 4 (14.29%) Riverbed
1 4 (14.29%) SevOne
1 4 (14.29%) Sourcefire
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