The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Python over the 3 months to 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 48 60 52
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -8
Contract jobs citing Python 23 13 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.29% 1.44% 2.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.80% 4.28% 5.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 6 12
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £36.50 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+6.16% +0.68%
Python
Scotland

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

Programming Languages Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
338 304 379
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 48.29% 33.78% 48.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 192 154 203
Median daily rate £350 £355 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.40% -5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £65.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +4.22%

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Python
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Python Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Python
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Python across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

Python Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Python
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Python Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Python.

1 18 (64.29%) Linux
2 17 (60.71%) Java
2 17 (60.71%) Perl
3 10 (35.71%) Unix
4 9 (32.14%) SQL
5 8 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 8 (28.57%) Git (software)
6 6 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (21.43%) HTML
6 6 (21.43%) Finance
6 6 (21.43%) Jenkins
7 5 (17.86%) MongoDB
7 5 (17.86%) NoSQL
7 5 (17.86%) DevOps
7 5 (17.86%) Firewall
7 5 (17.86%) Red Hat
7 5 (17.86%) VMware
7 5 (17.86%) CSS
7 5 (17.86%) Windows
7 5 (17.86%) TDD
7 5 (17.86%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (17.86%) Open Source
7 5 (17.86%) BDD
8 4 (14.29%) Bash Shell
8 4 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (14.29%) Test Automation
8 4 (14.29%) Subversion
8 4 (14.29%) AIX
8 4 (14.29%) DNS
8 4 (14.29%) Shell Script

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 (10.71%) WebSphere
2 2 (7.14%) GeoServer
2 2 (7.14%) IBM HTTP Server
2 2 (7.14%) JBoss
2 2 (7.14%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (3.57%) Apache
3 1 (3.57%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.57%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 1 (3.57%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (3.57%) Amazon S3
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.86%) Firewall
2 4 (14.29%) DNS
3 2 (7.14%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.86%) MongoDB
1 5 (17.86%) NoSQL
2 3 (10.71%) GIS
3 2 (7.14%) Big Data
3 2 (7.14%) DB2
3 2 (7.14%) Hadoop
3 2 (7.14%) MySQL
3 2 (7.14%) QGIS
4 1 (3.57%) Apache Hive
4 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 6 (21.43%) Jenkins
3 4 (14.29%) Subversion
4 3 (10.71%) Bower
4 3 (10.71%) Hudson
4 3 (10.71%) Selenium
5 2 (7.14%) DBeaver
5 2 (7.14%) Flyway
5 2 (7.14%) JUnit
5 2 (7.14%) Ranorex
5 2 (7.14%) SoapUI
6 1 (3.57%) GitLab
6 1 (3.57%) JIRA
6 1 (3.57%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (21.43%) Finance
2 3 (10.71%) Banking
3 2 (7.14%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.57%) Law
Job Titles
1 10 (35.71%) Developer
2 4 (14.29%) Security Engineer
2 4 (14.29%) Splunk Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 2 (7.14%) Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Consultant
4 2 (7.14%) GIS Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Linux Scripter
4 2 (7.14%) Market Risk Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Python Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Senior Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Test Automation Consultant
4 2 (7.14%) Test Automation Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Test Consultant
4 2 (7.14%) Unix Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Unix Linux Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Unix Scripter
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (21.43%) HTML
2 5 (17.86%) CSS
3 4 (14.29%) AngularJS
3 4 (14.29%) Node.js
4 3 (10.71%) .NET
4 3 (10.71%) Flask
4 3 (10.71%) jQuery
4 3 (10.71%) Sass
5 2 (7.14%) Java EE
5 2 (7.14%) OpenLayers
5 2 (7.14%) PostGIS
5 2 (7.14%) Regular Expression
6 1 (3.57%) Django
6 1 (3.57%) J2EE
6 1 (3.57%) Jinja
6 1 (3.57%) LAMP
6 1 (3.57%) Middleware
6 1 (3.57%) RESTful
6 1 (3.57%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Clustering
1 2 (7.14%) Derivative
1 2 (7.14%) Equities
1 2 (7.14%) Equity Derivative
1 2 (7.14%) Market Risk
2 1 (3.57%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (3.57%) Public Cloud
2 1 (3.57%) Replication
2 1 (3.57%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 18 (64.29%) Linux
2 10 (35.71%) Unix
3 5 (17.86%) Windows
4 4 (14.29%) AIX
4 4 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.57%) Mac OS
5 1 (3.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (17.86%) BDD
2 5 (17.86%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (17.86%) DevOps
2 5 (17.86%) Open Source
2 5 (17.86%) TDD
3 4 (14.29%) Analytics
3 4 (14.29%) SIEM
3 4 (14.29%) Test Automation
4 3 (10.71%) Kanban
4 3 (10.71%) Migration
4 3 (10.71%) Scrum
4 3 (10.71%) Software Engineering
4 3 (10.71%) Software Testing
4 3 (10.71%) Use Case
5 2 (7.14%) CRM
5 2 (7.14%) OOD
5 2 (7.14%) Project Management
5 2 (7.14%) Risk Management
5 2 (7.14%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (60.71%) Java
1 17 (60.71%) Perl
2 9 (32.14%) SQL
3 8 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 4 (14.29%) Bash Shell
4 4 (14.29%) Shell Script
5 3 (10.71%) C#
5 3 (10.71%) CoffeeScript
5 3 (10.71%) PowerShell
5 3 (10.71%) Ruby
6 2 (7.14%) Korn
6 2 (7.14%) PL/SQL
6 2 (7.14%) Scala
7 1 (3.57%) AWK
7 1 (3.57%) C-shell
7 1 (3.57%) Jython
7 1 (3.57%) PHP
7 1 (3.57%) R
7 1 (3.57%) sed
7 1 (3.57%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) CISSP
1 1 (3.57%) Degree
1 1 (3.57%) ISEB
1 1 (3.57%) ISTQB
1 1 (3.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (3.57%) SANS
1 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) GeoWebCache
2 1 (3.57%) Docker
2 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) Ansible
2 1 (3.57%) ArcSight ESM
2 1 (3.57%) BladeLogic
2 1 (3.57%) Capistrano
2 1 (3.57%) Kubernetes
2 1 (3.57%) Mesos
2 1 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.57%) Puppet
2 1 (3.57%) QRadar
Vendors
1 5 (17.86%) Red Hat
1 5 (17.86%) VMware
2 4 (14.29%) Splunk
3 3 (10.71%) IBM
4 1 (3.57%) ArcSight
4 1 (3.57%) CA
4 1 (3.57%) Citrix
4 1 (3.57%) Dell
4 1 (3.57%) MapR
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle
4 1 (3.57%) Symantec