The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT contracts advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Python over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 20 - 25
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Python 11 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 5.02% - 3.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.79% - 8.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Average daily rate
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£394 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £320
% change year-on-year
- +17.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £40.00
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
86 75 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 39.27% 33.78% 41.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 29 42
Average daily rate £350 £320 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £351
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 6
Average hourly rate £35.00 £13.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+169.23% -67.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.20 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-0.55% +3.42%

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Python across the Devon region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Python across the Devon region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015.

Python Daily Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Python within the Devon region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Plymouth - 5 £500 -
Exeter - 4 £313 - 3
Python
South West

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Devon region citing Python also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Python.

1 16 (84.21%) Linux
2 13 (68.42%) Ruby
3 10 (52.63%) Perl
4 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (42.11%) Bash Shell
5 6 (31.58%) Puppet
5 6 (31.58%) Red Hat Satellite
5 6 (31.58%) Salt
5 6 (31.58%) VMware
5 6 (31.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (31.58%) JBoss
5 6 (31.58%) Apache
5 6 (31.58%) Tomcat
6 5 (26.32%) Shell Script
7 4 (21.05%) Change Management
7 4 (21.05%) RHCE
7 4 (21.05%) Red Hat
7 4 (21.05%) C
7 4 (21.05%) Java
7 4 (21.05%) Git (software)
7 4 (21.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (21.05%) DevOps
7 4 (21.05%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (21.05%) Performance Monitoring
7 4 (21.05%) Flask
7 4 (21.05%) High Availability
7 4 (21.05%) vSphere
8 3 (15.79%) Open Source
8 3 (15.79%) GitHub
8 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Devon region citing Python also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Python. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (31.58%) JBoss
1 6 (31.58%) Apache
1 6 (31.58%) Tomcat
2 2 (10.53%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (10.53%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Wireless
1 1 (5.26%) Internet
1 1 (5.26%) Broadband
1 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) MySQL
1 2 (10.53%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (10.53%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Git (software)
2 3 (15.79%) Subversion
3 2 (10.53%) Cucumber
4 1 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (5.26%) Electronics
1 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Linux Administrator
1 6 (31.58%) Administrator
2 4 (21.05%) Developer
2 4 (21.05%) Systems Administrator
2 4 (21.05%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 3 (15.79%) Software Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) AWS Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) DevOps Administrator
4 2 (10.53%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Agile Coach
5 1 (5.26%) Software Development Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Python Developer
5 1 (5.26%) C Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Development Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Firmware Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) Flask
2 3 (15.79%) CSS
2 3 (15.79%) HTML
3 2 (10.53%) Web Services
3 2 (10.53%) JSON
4 1 (5.26%) Leaflet
4 1 (5.26%) RESTful
4 1 (5.26%) Ajax
4 1 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Open Source
1 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 16 (84.21%) Linux
2 6 (31.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (10.53%) Windows
3 2 (10.53%) CentOS
4 1 (5.26%) Mac OS X
4 1 (5.26%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (21.05%) Change Management
2 4 (21.05%) DevOps
2 4 (21.05%) Performance Monitoring
2 4 (21.05%) High Availability
3 3 (15.79%) Web Development
4 2 (10.53%) Configuration Management
4 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
4 2 (10.53%) TDD
5 1 (5.26%) Portfolio Management
5 1 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (5.26%) Embedded Software Development
5 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.26%) Coaching
5 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.26%) Programme Management
5 1 (5.26%) Test Automation
5 1 (5.26%) Multithreading
5 1 (5.26%) System Testing
5 1 (5.26%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (68.42%) Ruby
2 10 (52.63%) Perl
3 8 (42.11%) Bash Shell
4 5 (26.32%) Shell Script
5 4 (21.05%) C
5 4 (21.05%) Java
6 2 (10.53%) PHP
6 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
7 1 (5.26%) AWK
7 1 (5.26%) Jython
7 1 (5.26%) Scala
7 1 (5.26%) Embedded C
7 1 (5.26%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) RHCE
1 4 (21.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 4 (21.05%) vSphere
2 2 (10.53%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (31.58%) Puppet
1 6 (31.58%) Red Hat Satellite
1 6 (31.58%) Salt
2 4 (21.05%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (10.53%) ZABBIX
3 2 (10.53%) logstash
3 2 (10.53%) Ansible
3 2 (10.53%) SELinux
3 2 (10.53%) yum
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) VMware
2 4 (21.05%) Red Hat
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