The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Python over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Python
Rank 54 48 40
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -8
Contract jobs citing Python 3 8 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 0.73% 1.50% 2.58%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.88% 3.74% 6.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 10
Median daily rate £438 £369 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.64% +5.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £338 £349
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £488 £379
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +9.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.13 £42.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-13.15% +22.14%

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

Programming Languages Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
160 214 160
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 38.93% 40.23% 37.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 148 96
Median daily rate £350 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £508 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 18 14
Median hourly rate £36.00 £44.00 £39.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.18% +11.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £36.50 £31.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £47.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +13.71%

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Python
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Python Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Python
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Python Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

Python
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Python within the Essex region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 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
Southend-on-Sea +3 1 £475 -17.39% 1
Saffron Walden - 1 - - 2
Python
East of England

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 Essex region with a requirement for Python.

1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) Perl
3 4 (66.67%) Tomcat
3 4 (66.67%) Ruby
3 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (66.67%) DevOps
4 3 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (50.00%) Kanban
4 3 (50.00%) Bash Shell
4 3 (50.00%) Puppet
4 3 (50.00%) High Availability
4 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (50.00%) CentOS
4 3 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (50.00%) Apache
4 3 (50.00%) PHP
4 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (50.00%) Red Hat
4 3 (50.00%) Internet
4 3 (50.00%) Configuration Management
4 3 (50.00%) Scrum
4 3 (50.00%) Fedora
4 3 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (50.00%) Continuous Deployment
5 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
5 2 (33.33%) Programme Management
5 2 (33.33%) Electronics
5 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
5 2 (33.33%) Finance

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 4 (66.67%) Tomcat
2 3 (50.00%) Apache
3 1 (16.67%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Internet
1 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (33.33%) Electronics
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
1 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
1 2 (33.33%) Marketing
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (16.67%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) IT Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Java Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Web Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) CentOS
2 3 (50.00%) Fedora
2 3 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (33.33%) Unix
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
4 1 (16.67%) Ubuntu
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (66.67%) DevOps
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 3 (50.00%) Continuous Deployment
2 3 (50.00%) High Availability
2 3 (50.00%) Kanban
2 3 (50.00%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (33.33%) Programme Management
4 1 (16.67%) Data Visualisation
4 1 (16.67%) OO
4 1 (16.67%) OOP
4 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (83.33%) Perl
3 4 (66.67%) Ruby
4 3 (50.00%) Bash Shell
4 3 (50.00%) PHP
5 1 (16.67%) C++
5 1 (16.67%) Go
5 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
5 1 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (16.67%) VBA
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Docker
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (50.00%) Puppet
2 2 (33.33%) Ansible
3 1 (16.67%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (33.33%) SAP
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) VMware
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