The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT contracts advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Python over the 3 months to 2 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 34 15 42
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +27
Contract jobs citing Python 3 27 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 1.26% 10.00% 0.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.70% 16.67% 2.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 23 0
Median daily rate - £400 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £36.00 £33.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +8.27%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £43.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-8.04% +45.00%
Python
South West

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

Programming Languages Category
Devon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
111 162 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 46.44% 60.00% 25.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 131 44
Median daily rate £425 £350 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +1.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 10 5
Median hourly rate £23.78 £37.00 £36.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.74% +1.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.30 £36.00 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £43.50 £38.50
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 Devon

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

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

Python
Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

Python Daily Rate Trend in Devon

Python
Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

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

Python Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

Python
Contract Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Python within the Devon region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Exeter 0 3 - - 1
Python
South West

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 2 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 Devon region with a requirement for Python.

1 6 (60.00%) Java
1 6 (60.00%) R
2 5 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (50.00%) Degree
2 5 (50.00%) Machine Learning
2 5 (50.00%) C++
2 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) MATLAB
3 4 (40.00%) Finance
3 4 (40.00%) PhD
3 4 (40.00%) Data Analytics
3 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
3 4 (40.00%) Analytics
4 2 (20.00%) Wireless
4 2 (20.00%) ZigBee
4 2 (20.00%) LTE
4 2 (20.00%) Bluetooth
4 2 (20.00%) 3G
5 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
5 1 (10.00%) C
5 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (10.00%) Maven
5 1 (10.00%) Statistical Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Statistics
5 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
5 1 (10.00%) Open Source
5 1 (10.00%) Confluence
5 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
5 1 (10.00%) Django

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Devon 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 1 (10.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) 3G
1 2 (20.00%) Bluetooth
1 2 (20.00%) LTE
1 2 (20.00%) Wireless
1 2 (20.00%) ZigBee
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Artifactory
1 1 (10.00%) Bitbucket
1 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (10.00%) Gradle
1 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (10.00%) JIRA
1 1 (10.00%) Maven
1 1 (10.00%) SonarQube
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Data Scientist
2 1 (10.00%) Configuration and Release Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Configuration Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Django Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Machine Learning Scientist
2 1 (10.00%) Release and Configuration Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Release Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Release Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Senior Configuration Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Senior Data Scientist
2 1 (10.00%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Django
1 1 (10.00%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (10.00%) Algorithms
3 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (10.00%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Machine Learning
2 4 (40.00%) Analytics
2 4 (40.00%) Data Analytics
3 1 (10.00%) Actionable Insight
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (10.00%) Open Source
3 1 (10.00%) Statistical Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
3 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) Java
1 6 (60.00%) R
2 5 (50.00%) C++
2 5 (50.00%) MATLAB
2 5 (50.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) C
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Degree
2 4 (40.00%) PhD
3 1 (10.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Black Duck