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 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 76 89 81
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -8
Contract jobs citing Python 29 9 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.76% 0.58% 0.84%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.70% 1.69% 2.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 11
Median daily rate £450 £360 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.17% -34.63%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £45.00 £31.75
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +41.73%
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
617 532 540
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 37.37% 34.08% 32.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 385 336 300
Median daily rate £363 £350 £336
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +4.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 17 11
Median hourly rate £37.50 £19.25 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+94.80% +14.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.35 £15.13 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £41.60 £42.50
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 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 8 December 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 8 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
Derbyshire +12 12 £413 - 1
Northamptonshire -8 8 £450 -28.00%
Leicestershire 0 4 - - 5
Nottinghamshire -5 4 - - 6
Lincolnshire - 3 - - 2
Python
England

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Python.

1 21 (45.65%) Linux
2 20 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (41.30%) SQL
4 18 (39.13%) C#
5 16 (34.78%) Java
5 16 (34.78%) Microsoft Azure
6 15 (32.61%) Apache Spark
7 14 (30.43%) R
8 11 (23.91%) Amazon AWS
8 11 (23.91%) Hadoop
9 10 (21.74%) NoSQL
9 10 (21.74%) JavaScript
9 10 (21.74%) .NET
9 10 (21.74%) JSON
9 10 (21.74%) Mathematics
10 9 (19.57%) HTML
11 8 (17.39%) Web Services
11 8 (17.39%) Aerospace
11 8 (17.39%) MongoDB
11 8 (17.39%) PowerShell
11 8 (17.39%) Jenkins
11 8 (17.39%) Opscode Chef
11 8 (17.39%) Power BI
12 7 (15.22%) IaaS
12 7 (15.22%) DevOps
12 7 (15.22%) Tableau
12 7 (15.22%) Machine Learning
12 7 (15.22%) Apache
12 7 (15.22%) Degree
13 6 (13.04%) CSS

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 15 (32.61%) Apache Spark
2 7 (15.22%) Apache
3 5 (10.87%) SAS
4 4 (8.70%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (8.70%) nginx
5 2 (4.35%) Apache Pig
5 2 (4.35%) IIS
6 1 (2.17%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.17%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (4.35%) SPSS
2 1 (2.17%) Weka
Cloud Services
1 16 (34.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (23.91%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (15.22%) IaaS
4 6 (13.04%) PaaS
5 5 (10.87%) SaaS
6 2 (4.35%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (2.17%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (2.17%) Amazon S3
7 1 (2.17%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (2.17%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (2.17%) Google Analytics
7 1 (2.17%) Office 365
7 1 (2.17%) Route 53
7 1 (2.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.35%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.17%) AMQP
2 1 (2.17%) DNS
2 1 (2.17%) Ethernet
2 1 (2.17%) HTTP
2 1 (2.17%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (23.91%) Hadoop
2 10 (21.74%) NoSQL
3 8 (17.39%) MongoDB
3 8 (17.39%) Power BI
4 6 (13.04%) Apache Cassandra
4 6 (13.04%) Relational Database
5 5 (10.87%) Apache Hive
5 5 (10.87%) Data Lake
5 5 (10.87%) HDInsight
5 5 (10.87%) InfluxDB
5 5 (10.87%) OpenTSDB
5 5 (10.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (8.70%) SQL Server
7 3 (6.52%) Big Data
8 1 (2.17%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (2.17%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (2.17%) Amazon Redshift
8 1 (2.17%) DataStax
8 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database
8 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 8 (17.39%) Jenkins
2 6 (13.04%) Git (software)
3 5 (10.87%) Talend Open Studio
4 3 (6.52%) CasperJS
4 3 (6.52%) Cucumber
4 3 (6.52%) Jasmine
4 3 (6.52%) Karma Test Runner
4 3 (6.52%) Selenium
4 3 (6.52%) webpack
5 2 (4.35%) JIRA
5 2 (4.35%) Subversion
6 1 (2.17%) Bower
6 1 (2.17%) GitLab
6 1 (2.17%) gulp
6 1 (2.17%) Hudson
6 1 (2.17%) LabVIEW
6 1 (2.17%) MSBuild
6 1 (2.17%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (2.17%) Vagrant
6 1 (2.17%) Yeoman
General
1 8 (17.39%) Aerospace
2 4 (8.70%) Finance
3 2 (4.35%) Front Office
3 2 (4.35%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.17%) Marketing
4 1 (2.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (34.78%) Developer
2 6 (13.04%) Data Scientist
3 5 (10.87%) Architect
3 5 (10.87%) Data Engineer
3 5 (10.87%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (8.70%) Data Architect
5 3 (6.52%) Data Centre Architect
5 3 (6.52%) Senior Developer
6 2 (4.35%) .NET Developer
6 2 (4.35%) AWS Developer
6 2 (4.35%) AWS Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) C# Developer
6 2 (4.35%) Cloud Developer
6 2 (4.35%) Data Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) Embedded Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) HTML CSS Developer
6 2 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) Java Developer
6 2 (4.35%) Platform Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (21.74%) .NET
1 10 (21.74%) JSON
2 9 (19.57%) HTML
3 8 (17.39%) Web Services
4 6 (13.04%) CSS
4 6 (13.04%) Node.js
4 6 (13.04%) XML
5 4 (8.70%) REST
6 3 (6.52%) AngularJS
6 3 (6.52%) Browserify
6 3 (6.52%) CSS3
6 3 (6.52%) Handlebars
6 3 (6.52%) HTML5
6 3 (6.52%) RESTful
7 2 (4.35%) ELK Stack
7 2 (4.35%) Ember.js
7 2 (4.35%) Entity Framework
7 2 (4.35%) Flask
7 2 (4.35%) React
7 2 (4.35%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 10 (21.74%) Mathematics
2 5 (10.87%) Management Information System
3 4 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (8.70%) Data Centre
4 3 (6.52%) Mobile App
5 2 (4.35%) Algorithms
5 2 (4.35%) Computer Science
5 2 (4.35%) Statistics
5 2 (4.35%) User Experience
5 2 (4.35%) Wiki
6 1 (2.17%) Artificial Intelligence
6 1 (2.17%) Augmented Reality
6 1 (2.17%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (2.17%) Neural Network
6 1 (2.17%) Physics
6 1 (2.17%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 21 (45.65%) Linux
2 3 (6.52%) Windows
3 2 (4.35%) CentOS
3 2 (4.35%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (4.35%) Ubuntu
3 2 (4.35%) Unix
4 1 (2.17%) Android
4 1 (2.17%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.17%) Mac OS X
4 1 (2.17%) SUSE
4 1 (2.17%) VxWorks
4 1 (2.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (15.22%) DevOps
2 7 (15.22%) Machine Learning
3 6 (13.04%) Validation
4 5 (10.87%) Analytics
4 5 (10.87%) Business Analysis
4 5 (10.87%) Business Process Improvement
4 5 (10.87%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (10.87%) Data Validation
4 5 (10.87%) ETL
4 5 (10.87%) Front End Development
4 5 (10.87%) GAP Analysis
4 5 (10.87%) Process Improvement
4 5 (10.87%) Software Engineering
5 4 (8.70%) Configuration Management
5 4 (8.70%) E-Commerce
5 4 (8.70%) Unit Testing
6 3 (6.52%) Predictive Analytics
6 3 (6.52%) Scrum
6 3 (6.52%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 19 (41.30%) SQL
2 18 (39.13%) C#
3 16 (34.78%) Java
4 14 (30.43%) R
5 10 (21.74%) JavaScript
6 8 (17.39%) PowerShell
7 6 (13.04%) C++
8 5 (10.87%) PHP
8 5 (10.87%) Ruby
9 4 (8.70%) Bash Shell
9 4 (8.70%) MATLAB
9 4 (8.70%) Scala
10 2 (4.35%) C
10 2 (4.35%) Go
11 1 (2.17%) Perl
11 1 (2.17%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (15.22%) Degree
2 2 (4.35%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.17%) AWS Certification
3 1 (2.17%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.17%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) JTAG
1 1 (2.17%) QA
1 1 (2.17%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (8.70%) Samba
2 2 (4.35%) Docker
2 2 (4.35%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (2.17%) Firmware
3 1 (2.17%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 8 (17.39%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (13.04%) Puppet
3 4 (8.70%) Ansible
3 4 (8.70%) Graphite
3 4 (8.70%) logstash
4 3 (6.52%) Salt
5 1 (2.17%) Consul
5 1 (2.17%) Hadoop YARN
5 1 (2.17%) HAProxy
5 1 (2.17%) Kibana
5 1 (2.17%) Kubernetes
5 1 (2.17%) Mesos
5 1 (2.17%) Rancher
5 1 (2.17%) rkt
5 1 (2.17%) Terraform
Vendors
1 7 (15.22%) Tableau
2 5 (10.87%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.87%) MuleSoft
2 5 (10.87%) Talend
3 1 (2.17%) Adobe
3 1 (2.17%) Cloudera
3 1 (2.17%) Ensighten
3 1 (2.17%) Freescale
3 1 (2.17%) Google
3 1 (2.17%) Intel
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle
3 1 (2.17%) Rackspace
3 1 (2.17%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.17%) SaltStack
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