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 8 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 54 43 24
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -19
Contract jobs citing Python 3 2 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 0.60% 0.52% 5.04%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.91% 1.96% 12.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 3
Median daily rate £358 £725 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-50.68% +70.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £705 £385
10% offered a daily rate of more than £392 £745 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £28.69
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £45.00 £31.75
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +41.73%
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
157 102 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 31.40% 26.56% 40.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 76 70
Median daily rate £400 £370 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +9.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £195 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £700 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 8
Median hourly rate £16.00 - £28.50
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 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 8 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 Coventry region with a requirement for Python.

1 6 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (37.50%) SAS
2 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) Degree
2 3 (37.50%) Hadoop
2 3 (37.50%) Open Source
2 3 (37.50%) SAS Enterprise Miner
2 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
2 3 (37.50%) R
3 2 (25.00%) Data Visualisation
3 2 (25.00%) Node.js
3 2 (25.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (25.00%) Visualisation
3 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (25.00%) jQuery
3 2 (25.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (25.00%) Change Management
3 2 (25.00%) SAS Certification
3 2 (25.00%) Teradata
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle
3 2 (25.00%) DB2
3 2 (25.00%) CSS
3 2 (25.00%) HTML
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (25.00%) Analytics

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
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon ELB
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon S3
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon SQS
1 1 (12.50%) IaaS
1 1 (12.50%) PaaS
1 1 (12.50%) Route 53
1 1 (12.50%) SaaS
1 1 (12.50%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Broadband
1 1 (12.50%) DNS
1 1 (12.50%) Ethernet
1 1 (12.50%) SSH
1 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
1 1 (12.50%) Telnet
1 1 (12.50%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) Hadoop
1 3 (37.50%) SAS Enterprise Miner
2 2 (25.00%) DB2
2 2 (25.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (25.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 1 (12.50%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
2 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (12.50%) Advertising
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Administrator
1 3 (37.50%) SAS Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Angular Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Design Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Embedded Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Node.js Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Test Automation Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (25.00%) CSS
1 2 (25.00%) HTML
1 2 (25.00%) jQuery
1 2 (25.00%) Node.js
1 2 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (12.50%) Express
2 1 (12.50%) MEAN Stack
2 1 (12.50%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (25.00%) Private Cloud
1 2 (25.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (12.50%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (12.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Open Source
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Analytics
2 2 (25.00%) Change Management
2 2 (25.00%) Data Visualisation
2 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
3 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
3 1 (12.50%) DevOps
3 1 (12.50%) Logical Data Model
3 1 (12.50%) Microservices
3 1 (12.50%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) OO
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
3 1 (12.50%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
1 3 (37.50%) R
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (12.50%) C++
3 1 (12.50%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) Perl
3 1 (12.50%) PHP
3 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
2 2 (25.00%) SAS Certification
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (12.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Ansible
1 1 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (12.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle
1 2 (25.00%) Teradata
2 1 (12.50%) IBM