The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Python over the 3 months to 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 19 17 17
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Contract jobs citing Python 1 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 0.91% 4.24% 6.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.86% 11.11% 18.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 9
Median daily rate - £468 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.88%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -
Python
Gloucestershire

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

Programming Languages Category
Gloucester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
35 45 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 31.82% 38.14% 37.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 34 39
Median daily rate £488 £413 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £8.50 £43.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-80.45% -3.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

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

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

Python
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucester

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

Python Daily Rate Trend in Gloucester

Python
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucester

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

Python Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucester

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 Gloucester region with a requirement for Python.

1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) ISEB
3 1 (33.33%) HP UFT
3 1 (33.33%) LoadRunner
3 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Selenium
3 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) VB
3 1 (33.33%) J2EE
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL V3
3 1 (33.33%) MapReduce
3 1 (33.33%) Big Data
3 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Big Data
1 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) HP UFT
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (33.33%) LoadRunner
1 1 (33.33%) RSpec
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) J2EE
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL V3
2 1 (33.33%) MapReduce
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) ISEB
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Ansible
1 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) HP