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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 55 60 52
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -8
Contract jobs citing Python 4 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 0.83% 0.32% 0.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.53% 0.97% 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Median daily rate £550 £583 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.57% +79.23%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £395 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.59% +12.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +33.33%
Python
East of 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 Essex region.

Programming Languages Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
158 207 169
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 32.71% 32.91% 33.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 134 87
Median daily rate £313 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £227 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £550 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £351 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 16 23
Median hourly rate £32.27 £38.00 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.07% +22.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £24.00 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 Essex region with a requirement for Python.

1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) Perl
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (40.00%) Fedora
3 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) Apache
3 2 (40.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (40.00%) J2EE
3 2 (40.00%) DB2
3 2 (40.00%) PHP
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) JSF
3 2 (40.00%) Ruby
3 2 (40.00%) WebSphere
3 2 (40.00%) JPA
3 2 (40.00%) CentOS
3 2 (40.00%) Puppet
3 2 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (40.00%) PrimeFaces
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (20.00%) C++
4 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (20.00%) Ansible
4 1 (20.00%) DevOps
4 1 (20.00%) High Availability
4 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

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 2 (40.00%) Apache
1 2 (40.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (40.00%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) DB2
2 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (60.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (20.00%) Electronics
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) IT Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) CSS
1 2 (40.00%) J2EE
1 2 (40.00%) JPA
1 2 (40.00%) JSF
1 2 (40.00%) PrimeFaces
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) CentOS
2 2 (40.00%) Fedora
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (20.00%) DevOps
1 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (20.00%) High Availability
1 1 (20.00%) Kanban
1 1 (20.00%) OO
1 1 (20.00%) OOP
1 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (20.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) Perl
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) PHP
3 2 (40.00%) Ruby
4 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (20.00%) C++
4 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (40.00%) Puppet
2 1 (20.00%) Ansible
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (20.00%) SAP
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