The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Python over the 3 months to 17 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Python
West Midlands / Coventry
Rank 48 37 28
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -9
Contract jobs citing Python 4 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 0.86% 0.61% 2.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.96% 2.25% 6.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Median daily rate £410 £300 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.66% -29.41%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £405 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £28.69
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.13 £40.50 £34.25
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +18.24%

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

Programming Languages Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
135 89 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 29.09% 27.05% 39.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 62 73
Median daily rate £400 £325 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £240 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 5
Median hourly rate £16.00 - £28.69
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +10.87%

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Python
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Python Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

Python
Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Python across the Coventry region.

Python Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 17 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 Coventry region with a requirement for Python.

1 8 (72.73%) Linux
2 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (45.45%) Bash Shell
4 4 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (36.36%) Jenkins
4 4 (36.36%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (36.36%) Ansible
4 4 (36.36%) Docker
4 4 (36.36%) Microservices
4 4 (36.36%) Scrum
4 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
4 4 (36.36%) Perl
4 4 (36.36%) Configuration Management
5 3 (27.27%) Red Hat
5 3 (27.27%) Web Services
5 3 (27.27%) E-Commerce
5 3 (27.27%) HTML
5 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
5 3 (27.27%) SQL
5 3 (27.27%) Ruby
5 3 (27.27%) Korn
5 3 (27.27%) Retail
5 3 (27.27%) Degree
5 3 (27.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (27.27%) DevOps
5 3 (27.27%) Low Latency
5 3 (27.27%) Terraform
5 3 (27.27%) Hudson

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry 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 2 (18.18%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (18.18%) IaaS
2 2 (18.18%) PaaS
3 1 (9.09%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (9.09%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (9.09%) Amazon S3
3 1 (9.09%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (9.09%) Route 53
3 1 (9.09%) SaaS
3 1 (9.09%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Broadband
1 1 (9.09%) DNS
1 1 (9.09%) Ethernet
1 1 (9.09%) SSH
1 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
1 1 (9.09%) Telnet
1 1 (9.09%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) DB2
1 2 (18.18%) Hadoop
1 2 (18.18%) MongoDB
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (18.18%) SAS Enterprise Guide
1 2 (18.18%) SAS Enterprise Miner
2 1 (9.09%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Jenkins
2 3 (27.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (27.27%) Git (software)
2 3 (27.27%) Hudson
3 2 (18.18%) GoCD
4 1 (9.09%) MSBuild
4 1 (9.09%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (9.09%) Selenium
4 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (9.09%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (27.27%) Retail
2 1 (9.09%) Advertising
2 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Administrator
2 2 (18.18%) AWS Developer
2 2 (18.18%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Full Stack Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) SAS Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Angular Developer
3 1 (9.09%) AWS DevOps
3 1 (9.09%) AWS Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Design Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Embedded Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 1 (9.09%) Node.js Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Test Automation Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Test Automation Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) HTML
1 3 (27.27%) Web Services
2 2 (18.18%) AngularJS
2 2 (18.18%) CSS
2 2 (18.18%) jQuery
2 2 (18.18%) Node.js
2 2 (18.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (9.09%) Express
3 1 (9.09%) MEAN Stack
3 1 (9.09%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
1 2 (18.18%) Private Cloud
1 2 (18.18%) Visualisation
2 1 (9.09%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (9.09%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Linux
2 3 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (9.09%) CentOS
3 1 (9.09%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (9.09%) Fedora
3 1 (9.09%) Ubuntu
3 1 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) Configuration Management
2 4 (36.36%) Microservices
2 4 (36.36%) Scrum
2 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
3 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (27.27%) DevOps
3 3 (27.27%) E-Commerce
3 3 (27.27%) Low Latency
4 2 (18.18%) Analytics
4 2 (18.18%) Change Management
4 2 (18.18%) Data Visualisation
4 2 (18.18%) Incident Management
4 2 (18.18%) Open Source
4 2 (18.18%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (18.18%) Test Automation
4 2 (18.18%) Validation
5 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
5 1 (9.09%) OO
5 1 (9.09%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) Bash Shell
2 4 (36.36%) Perl
3 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
3 3 (27.27%) Korn
3 3 (27.27%) Ruby
3 3 (27.27%) SQL
4 2 (18.18%) Go
4 2 (18.18%) Java
4 2 (18.18%) R
5 1 (9.09%) C++
5 1 (9.09%) PHP
5 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
5 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
2 2 (18.18%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Docker
2 2 (18.18%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) Ansible
1 4 (36.36%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (27.27%) Terraform
3 2 (18.18%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Red Hat
2 2 (18.18%) Google
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle
2 2 (18.18%) Teradata
3 1 (9.09%) IBM