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 7 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 52 53 48
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -5
Contract jobs citing Python 2 8 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 0.49% 1.40% 3.02%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.27% 3.45% 6.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 12
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £403 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.59% +7.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £45.00 £31.75
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +41.73%
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
158 232 235
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 38.73% 40.56% 44.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 127 169
Median daily rate £350 £388 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% -8.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 36 8
Median hourly rate £36.00 £36.50 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.36% -1.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £26.15 £31.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £41.00
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 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 7 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
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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
Saffron Walden - 1 - -
Python
East of England

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 7 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 Essex region with a requirement for Python.

1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) Perl
3 3 (50.00%) Unix
3 3 (50.00%) Tomcat
3 3 (50.00%) Ruby
3 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (50.00%) DevOps
4 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
4 2 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (33.33%) Kanban
4 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
4 2 (33.33%) Puppet
4 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
4 2 (33.33%) Scrum
4 2 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (33.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (33.33%) Marketing
4 2 (33.33%) CentOS
4 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (33.33%) C++
4 2 (33.33%) Apache
4 2 (33.33%) OOP
4 2 (33.33%) OO
4 2 (33.33%) Windows
4 2 (33.33%) SAP
4 2 (33.33%) PHP
4 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence

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 3 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (33.33%) 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 2 (33.33%) Internet
1 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
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 3 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) IT Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
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%) Computer Science
1 1 (16.67%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Unix
3 2 (33.33%) CentOS
3 2 (33.33%) Fedora
3 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
4 1 (16.67%) Ubuntu
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (50.00%) DevOps
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Deployment
2 2 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (33.33%) High Availability
2 2 (33.33%) Kanban
2 2 (33.33%) OO
2 2 (33.33%) OOP
2 2 (33.33%) Programme Management
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) Data Visualisation
3 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (83.33%) Perl
3 3 (50.00%) Ruby
4 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
4 2 (33.33%) C++
4 2 (33.33%) PHP
4 2 (33.33%) SQL
5 1 (16.67%) Go
5 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
5 1 (16.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Docker
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (33.33%) Puppet
2 1 (16.67%) Ansible
2 1 (16.67%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
1 2 (33.33%) SAP
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) VMware
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