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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 55 44 35
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -9
Contract jobs citing Python 5 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 0.87% 0.83% 1.64%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.46% 3.53% 4.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 2
Median daily rate £325 £700 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-53.57% +55.55%
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £425 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +21.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year
- +10.34%
Python
West Midlands

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
203 85 123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 35.43% 23.61% 33.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 68 75
Median daily rate £375 £325 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £190 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £700 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 5
Median hourly rate £13.00 £21.50 £29.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.53% -27.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +11.42%

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 28 September 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 Coventry region with a requirement for Python.

1 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (62.50%) Open Source
3 3 (37.50%) Hadoop
3 3 (37.50%) SAS Enterprise Miner
3 3 (37.50%) R
3 3 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
3 3 (37.50%) SAS
3 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
3 3 (37.50%) DNS
3 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
3 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (37.50%) DevOps
4 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (25.00%) Private Cloud
4 2 (25.00%) Software Delivery
4 2 (25.00%) Packer
4 2 (25.00%) Terraform
4 2 (25.00%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (25.00%) GoCD
4 2 (25.00%) Ruby
4 2 (25.00%) Teradata
4 2 (25.00%) Change Management
4 2 (25.00%) ICMP
4 2 (25.00%) SAS Certification
4 2 (25.00%) VPN
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce

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 3 (37.50%) SAS
2 2 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (12.50%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (12.50%) Amazon S3
2 1 (12.50%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (12.50%) IaaS
2 1 (12.50%) PaaS
2 1 (12.50%) Route 53
2 1 (12.50%) SaaS
2 1 (12.50%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) DNS
1 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
2 2 (25.00%) ICMP
2 2 (25.00%) VPN
3 1 (12.50%) Broadband
3 1 (12.50%) Ethernet
3 1 (12.50%) SSH
3 1 (12.50%) Telnet
3 1 (12.50%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) Hadoop
1 3 (37.50%) SAS Enterprise Miner
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (25.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 1 (12.50%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
2 2 (25.00%) GoCD
2 2 (25.00%) Vagrant
3 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Administrator
1 3 (37.50%) DevOps Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) SAS Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Design Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Embedded Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Test Automation Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (12.50%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (25.00%) Private Cloud
1 2 (25.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (12.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Open Source
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
2 3 (37.50%) DevOps
3 2 (25.00%) Analytics
3 2 (25.00%) Build Automation
3 2 (25.00%) Change Management
3 2 (25.00%) Data Visualisation
3 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (25.00%) Load Balancing
3 2 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (25.00%) Software Delivery
3 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (12.50%) Microservices
4 1 (12.50%) Migration
4 1 (12.50%) OO
4 1 (12.50%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
4 1 (12.50%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) R
2 2 (25.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (25.00%) Ruby
3 1 (12.50%) C++
3 1 (12.50%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) Perl
3 1 (12.50%) PHP
3 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
1 2 (25.00%) SAS Certification
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (12.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (25.00%) Packer
2 2 (25.00%) Terraform
3 1 (12.50%) Ansible
3 1 (12.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle
1 2 (25.00%) Splunk
1 2 (25.00%) Teradata