The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Python over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 84 96 73
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -23
Contract jobs citing Python 21 2 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.27% 0.12% 1.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.37% 0.39% 4.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 1 7
Median daily rate £450 £475 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +26.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £475 £309
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £475 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £350
% change year-on-year
- +21.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £42.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year
- +10.34%
Python
England

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

Programming Languages Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
623 519 501
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 37.73% 32.22% 31.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 407 327 273
Median daily rate £375 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 25
Median hourly rate £42.50 £8.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+431.25% -78.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.76% +11.42%

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Python Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Python
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Python Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Python
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Python across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

Python Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Python
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Python Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Python
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Python within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 September 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
Northamptonshire - 8 £435 - 3
Nottinghamshire -8 5 £325 -31.57% 3
Derbyshire - 5 £588 -
Lincolnshire - 3 - - 2
Leicestershire - 2 - - 1
Python
England

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Python.

1 20 (47.62%) Linux
2 16 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (35.71%) Java
4 14 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
5 13 (30.95%) JavaScript
5 13 (30.95%) Web Services
6 12 (28.57%) HTML
7 10 (23.81%) C#
8 9 (21.43%) Jenkins
9 8 (19.05%) Opscode Chef
9 8 (19.05%) DevOps
9 8 (19.05%) SQL
10 7 (16.67%) PHP
10 7 (16.67%) CSS
10 7 (16.67%) Data Centre
10 7 (16.67%) Git (software)
11 6 (14.29%) NoSQL
11 6 (14.29%) Node.js
11 6 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
11 6 (14.29%) Graphite
11 6 (14.29%) logstash
11 6 (14.29%) Re-Platforming
11 6 (14.29%) Ruby
11 6 (14.29%) Samba
12 5 (11.90%) Finance
12 5 (11.90%) JSON
12 5 (11.90%) Unit Testing
12 5 (11.90%) Continuous Integration
12 5 (11.90%) Apache
12 5 (11.90%) Ansible

Python
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 6 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (11.90%) Apache
2 5 (11.90%) Apache Spark
3 3 (7.14%) nginx
4 1 (2.38%) Apache Pig
4 1 (2.38%) CICS
4 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 14 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (11.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (7.14%) IaaS
4 2 (4.76%) PaaS
4 2 (4.76%) SaaS
5 1 (2.38%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (2.38%) Google Analytics
5 1 (2.38%) Office 365
5 1 (2.38%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.76%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.38%) AMQP
2 1 (2.38%) DNS
2 1 (2.38%) Ethernet
2 1 (2.38%) HTTP
2 1 (2.38%) Internet
2 1 (2.38%) Intranet
2 1 (2.38%) Network Security
2 1 (2.38%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (14.29%) NoSQL
2 3 (7.14%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.76%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (4.76%) Hadoop
3 2 (4.76%) MongoDB
3 2 (4.76%) MySQL
3 2 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (4.76%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.38%) Apache Hive
4 1 (2.38%) Big Data
4 1 (2.38%) DataStax
4 1 (2.38%) DB2
4 1 (2.38%) HBase
4 1 (2.38%) HDInsight
4 1 (2.38%) InfluxDB
4 1 (2.38%) OpenTSDB
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.38%) Power BI
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (21.43%) Jenkins
2 7 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 4 (9.52%) CasperJS
3 4 (9.52%) Cucumber
3 4 (9.52%) Jasmine
3 4 (9.52%) Karma Test Runner
3 4 (9.52%) Selenium
3 4 (9.52%) webpack
4 2 (4.76%) Bower
4 2 (4.76%) gulp
4 2 (4.76%) JIRA
4 2 (4.76%) Subversion
4 2 (4.76%) Yeoman
5 1 (2.38%) LabVIEW
5 1 (2.38%) MSTest
5 1 (2.38%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (2.38%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (11.90%) Finance
2 2 (4.76%) Front Office
3 1 (2.38%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.38%) Banking
3 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (42.86%) Developer
2 7 (16.67%) Architect
2 7 (16.67%) Data Architect
3 6 (14.29%) Data Centre Architect
4 4 (9.52%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (9.52%) Java Developer
4 4 (9.52%) Test Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 3 (7.14%) Full Stack Developer
5 3 (7.14%) HTML CSS Developer
5 3 (7.14%) HTML Developer
5 3 (7.14%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Administrator
6 2 (4.76%) C# Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Linux Administrator
6 2 (4.76%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 2 (4.76%) Python Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Senior Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Test Automation Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (30.95%) Web Services
2 12 (28.57%) HTML
3 7 (16.67%) CSS
4 6 (14.29%) Node.js
5 5 (11.90%) AngularJS
5 5 (11.90%) CSS3
5 5 (11.90%) HTML5
5 5 (11.90%) JSON
6 4 (9.52%) .NET
6 4 (9.52%) Browserify
6 4 (9.52%) Handlebars
6 4 (9.52%) RESTful
7 3 (7.14%) Django
7 3 (7.14%) J2EE
7 3 (7.14%) REST
8 2 (4.76%) Ajax
8 2 (4.76%) Backbone.js
8 2 (4.76%) Entity Framework
8 2 (4.76%) jQuery
8 2 (4.76%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.76%) Wiki
3 1 (2.38%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.38%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.38%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 20 (47.62%) Linux
2 3 (7.14%) CentOS
2 3 (7.14%) Ubuntu
3 2 (4.76%) Unix
4 1 (2.38%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (2.38%) Mac OS X
4 1 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.38%) SUSE
4 1 (2.38%) VxWorks
4 1 (2.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (19.05%) DevOps
3 6 (14.29%) Re-Platforming
4 5 (11.90%) Build Automation
4 5 (11.90%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (11.90%) Front End Development
4 5 (11.90%) Microservices
4 5 (11.90%) Unit Testing
5 4 (9.52%) Progressive Enhancement
5 4 (9.52%) Software Engineering
5 4 (9.52%) Web Development
6 3 (7.14%) Configuration Management
6 3 (7.14%) E-Commerce
6 3 (7.14%) Web Design
7 2 (4.76%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (4.76%) Continuous Deployment
7 2 (4.76%) Data Management
7 2 (4.76%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (4.76%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (4.76%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 15 (35.71%) Java
2 13 (30.95%) JavaScript
3 10 (23.81%) C#
4 8 (19.05%) SQL
5 7 (16.67%) PHP
6 6 (14.29%) Ruby
7 5 (11.90%) Bash Shell
8 4 (9.52%) C++
9 3 (7.14%) Go
9 3 (7.14%) R
9 3 (7.14%) Scala
9 3 (7.14%) VB
10 2 (4.76%) C
10 2 (4.76%) PowerShell
11 1 (2.38%) Perl
11 1 (2.38%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (7.14%) Degree
2 2 (4.76%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.38%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) JTAG
1 1 (2.38%) QA
1 1 (2.38%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (14.29%) Samba
2 2 (4.76%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.76%) Docker
2 2 (4.76%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (2.38%) Firmware
3 1 (2.38%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 8 (19.05%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (14.29%) Graphite
2 6 (14.29%) logstash
3 5 (11.90%) Ansible
3 5 (11.90%) Puppet
4 2 (4.76%) Icinga
4 2 (4.76%) Salt
5 1 (2.38%) Consul
5 1 (2.38%) Hadoop YARN
5 1 (2.38%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 1 (2.38%) Adobe
1 1 (2.38%) Cloudera
1 1 (2.38%) Ensighten
1 1 (2.38%) Freescale
1 1 (2.38%) Google
1 1 (2.38%) Intel
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft
1 1 (2.38%) MuleSoft
1 1 (2.38%) Oracle
1 1 (2.38%) Tableau
1 1 (2.38%) Talend