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 27 June 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 45 41 41
Rank change year-on-year
-4 0
Contract jobs citing Python 3 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 0.72% 0.31% 1.75%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.19% 0.90% 6.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 6
Median daily rate £400 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -14.28%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £36.50 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+6.16% +0.68%
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
137 111 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 32.78% 34.37% 27.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 84 69
Median daily rate £380 £300 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £238 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 0
Median hourly rate £17.50 £23.13 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.32% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%

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 27 June 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 10 (90.91%) Linux
2 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (63.64%) Configuration Management
2 7 (63.64%) Jenkins
2 7 (63.64%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (63.64%) DevOps
3 5 (45.45%) GitHub
3 5 (45.45%) Terraform
3 5 (45.45%) GoCD
3 5 (45.45%) Ruby
3 5 (45.45%) Release Management
3 5 (45.45%) Git (software)
3 5 (45.45%) Bash Shell
3 5 (45.45%) Automated Testing
4 3 (27.27%) Windows
4 3 (27.27%) .NET
4 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
4 3 (27.27%) IIS
4 3 (27.27%) Open Source
5 2 (18.18%) Mercator
5 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (18.18%) Puppet
5 2 (18.18%) Splunk
5 2 (18.18%) jQuery
5 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (18.18%) Load Balancing
5 2 (18.18%) ICMP
5 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
5 2 (18.18%) CSS
5 2 (18.18%) Web Services

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 (27.27%) IIS
2 2 (18.18%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (9.09%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 5 (45.45%) GitHub
2 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) DNS
1 2 (18.18%) ICMP
1 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
1 2 (18.18%) VPN
2 1 (9.09%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) Hadoop
2 1 (9.09%) SAS Enterprise Miner
Development Applications
1 7 (63.64%) Jenkins
2 5 (45.45%) Git (software)
2 5 (45.45%) GoCD
3 2 (18.18%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (9.09%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) DevOps Specialist
3 2 (18.18%) Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) DevOps Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Linux Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Electronics Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Embedded C Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Programmer
4 1 (9.09%) Python Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Python Programmer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) .NET
2 2 (18.18%) CSS
2 2 (18.18%) HTML
2 2 (18.18%) jQuery
2 2 (18.18%) Web Services
3 1 (9.09%) Django
3 1 (9.09%) Middleware
3 1 (9.09%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Algorithms
1 1 (9.09%) Data Structures
1 1 (9.09%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 10 (90.91%) Linux
2 3 (27.27%) Windows
3 1 (9.09%) Android
3 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (63.64%) Configuration Management
1 7 (63.64%) DevOps
2 5 (45.45%) Automated Testing
2 5 (45.45%) Release Management
3 3 (27.27%) Open Source
4 2 (18.18%) Build Automation
4 2 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
4 2 (18.18%) Load Balancing
4 2 (18.18%) Software Delivery
5 1 (9.09%) Front End Development
5 1 (9.09%) Migration
5 1 (9.09%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) SDLC
5 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
5 1 (9.09%) UML
5 1 (9.09%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) Bash Shell
1 5 (45.45%) Ruby
2 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
3 1 (9.09%) C
3 1 (9.09%) C#
3 1 (9.09%) C++
3 1 (9.09%) Java
3 1 (9.09%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Systems Management
1 7 (63.64%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (45.45%) Terraform
3 2 (18.18%) Packer
3 2 (18.18%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Mercator
1 2 (18.18%) Splunk