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 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 82 94 70
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -24
Contract jobs citing Python 19 5 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.18% 0.31% 1.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.35% 0.89% 4.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 8
Median daily rate £398 £281 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.33% -19.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £250 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £496 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £42.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £39.50
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%
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
568 563 440
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 35.37% 34.46% 29.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 364 355 251
Median daily rate £375 £340 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 12 27
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 £40.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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 24 August 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 24 August 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
Nottinghamshire +1 8 £325 -26.76% 4
Derbyshire - 4 £500 - 4
Northamptonshire - 3 £373 - 2
Lincolnshire -7 1 - -
Leicestershire - 1 - - 1
Python
England

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 14 (45.16%) Linux
2 13 (41.94%) Web Services
2 13 (41.94%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (32.26%) HTML
4 10 (32.26%) JavaScript
5 9 (29.03%) Java
5 9 (29.03%) Jenkins
6 8 (25.81%) DevOps
7 7 (22.58%) Opscode Chef
7 7 (22.58%) CSS
8 6 (19.35%) Git (software)
8 6 (19.35%) Re-Platforming
9 5 (16.13%) Front End Development
9 5 (16.13%) Ansible
9 5 (16.13%) Microservices
9 5 (16.13%) Build Automation
9 5 (16.13%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (16.13%) Unit Testing
9 5 (16.13%) Bash Shell
9 5 (16.13%) HTML5
9 5 (16.13%) Puppet
9 5 (16.13%) CSS3
9 5 (16.13%) Ruby
9 5 (16.13%) PHP
9 5 (16.13%) Finance
10 4 (12.90%) C#
10 4 (12.90%) C++
10 4 (12.90%) SQL
10 4 (12.90%) Software Engineering

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 3 (9.68%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (3.23%) CICS
2 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 13 (41.94%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.23%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (3.23%) Google Analytics
3 1 (3.23%) SaaS
3 1 (3.23%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) Bluetooth
1 1 (3.23%) Ethernet
1 1 (3.23%) Internet
1 1 (3.23%) Intranet
1 1 (3.23%) Network Security
1 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) MySQL
1 2 (6.45%) NoSQL
1 2 (6.45%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.23%) DB2
2 1 (3.23%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (29.03%) Jenkins
2 6 (19.35%) Git (software)
3 4 (12.90%) CasperJS
3 4 (12.90%) Cucumber
3 4 (12.90%) Jasmine
3 4 (12.90%) Karma Test Runner
3 4 (12.90%) Selenium
3 4 (12.90%) webpack
4 2 (6.45%) Bower
4 2 (6.45%) gulp
4 2 (6.45%) JIRA
4 2 (6.45%) Subversion
4 2 (6.45%) Yeoman
5 1 (3.23%) LabVIEW
5 1 (3.23%) MSTest
5 1 (3.23%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (16.13%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Front Office
3 1 (3.23%) Banking
3 1 (3.23%) Electronics
3 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.23%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (41.94%) Developer
2 4 (12.90%) Architect
2 4 (12.90%) Data Architect
2 4 (12.90%) Data Centre Architect
2 4 (12.90%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (9.68%) Embedded Engineer
3 3 (9.68%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 3 (9.68%) Full Stack Developer
3 3 (9.68%) HTML CSS Developer
3 3 (9.68%) HTML Developer
3 3 (9.68%) Java Developer
3 3 (9.68%) JavaScript Developer
3 3 (9.68%) Test Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Administrator
4 2 (6.45%) Automation Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) AWS Developer
4 2 (6.45%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (6.45%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (6.45%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (41.94%) Web Services
2 10 (32.26%) HTML
3 7 (22.58%) CSS
4 5 (16.13%) CSS3
4 5 (16.13%) HTML5
5 4 (12.90%) Browserify
5 4 (12.90%) Handlebars
6 3 (9.68%) AngularJS
6 3 (9.68%) Django
6 3 (9.68%) J2EE
6 3 (9.68%) JSON
6 3 (9.68%) Node.js
7 2 (6.45%) .NET
7 2 (6.45%) Ajax
7 2 (6.45%) DOM
7 2 (6.45%) ELK Stack
7 2 (6.45%) Entity Framework
7 2 (6.45%) REST
7 2 (6.45%) RESTful
7 2 (6.45%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.45%) Wiki
3 1 (3.23%) Algorithms
3 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.23%) Data Structures
3 1 (3.23%) Digital Media
3 1 (3.23%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 14 (45.16%) Linux
2 3 (9.68%) CentOS
3 2 (6.45%) Ubuntu
3 2 (6.45%) Unix
4 1 (3.23%) Android
4 1 (3.23%) Apple iOS
4 1 (3.23%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.23%) SUSE
4 1 (3.23%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (25.81%) DevOps
3 6 (19.35%) Re-Platforming
4 5 (16.13%) Build Automation
4 5 (16.13%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (16.13%) Front End Development
4 5 (16.13%) Microservices
4 5 (16.13%) Unit Testing
5 4 (12.90%) Progressive Enhancement
5 4 (12.90%) Software Engineering
5 4 (12.90%) Web Development
6 3 (9.68%) Configuration Management
6 3 (9.68%) Web Design
7 2 (6.45%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (6.45%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (6.45%) SDLC
7 2 (6.45%) UML
7 2 (6.45%) Validation
7 2 (6.45%) Workflow
8 1 (3.23%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (32.26%) JavaScript
2 9 (29.03%) Java
3 5 (16.13%) Bash Shell
3 5 (16.13%) PHP
3 5 (16.13%) Ruby
4 4 (12.90%) C#
4 4 (12.90%) C++
4 4 (12.90%) SQL
5 3 (9.68%) C
5 3 (9.68%) VB
6 2 (6.45%) Go
7 1 (3.23%) Perl
7 1 (3.23%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) JTAG
System Software
1 3 (9.68%) Samba
2 2 (6.45%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.45%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (3.23%) Docker
3 1 (3.23%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 7 (22.58%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (16.13%) Ansible
2 5 (16.13%) Puppet
3 3 (9.68%) Graphite
3 3 (9.68%) logstash
4 2 (6.45%) Icinga
4 2 (6.45%) Salt
Vendors
1 1 (3.23%) Adobe
1 1 (3.23%) Ensighten
1 1 (3.23%) Freescale
1 1 (3.23%) Google
1 1 (3.23%) Intel
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle
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