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 4 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 20 18 22
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +4
Contract jobs citing Python 5 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 4.55% 6.54% 2.07%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.20% 15.91% 5.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 2
Median daily rate £450 £450 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +25.87%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £45.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +45.16%
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
41 44 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 37.27% 41.12% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 29 50
Median daily rate £400 £423 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.32% +9.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £400 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £12.00 - £25.25
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 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Python across the Gloucester region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

Python Daily Rate Histogram 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 4 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 Gloucester region with a requirement for Python.

1 12 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (78.57%) Java
2 11 (78.57%) Linux
2 11 (78.57%) Security Cleared
3 9 (64.29%) DV Cleared
3 9 (64.29%) Bash Shell
4 7 (50.00%) DevOps
5 5 (35.71%) Unix
5 5 (35.71%) C++
5 5 (35.71%) Perl
6 4 (28.57%) HTML
6 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
6 4 (28.57%) Windows
6 4 (28.57%) Jenkins
6 4 (28.57%) Scrum
6 4 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (28.57%) Kanban
6 4 (28.57%) Spring
7 3 (21.43%) JSON
7 3 (21.43%) JIRA
7 3 (21.43%) jQuery
7 3 (21.43%) Test Scripting
7 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
7 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
7 3 (21.43%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (21.43%) Docker
7 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 3 (21.43%) Hadoop
7 3 (21.43%) Puppet
7 3 (21.43%) Hudson

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (21.43%) JBoss
1 3 (21.43%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) Hadoop
2 1 (7.14%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Jenkins
2 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
2 3 (21.43%) Hudson
2 3 (21.43%) JIRA
2 3 (21.43%) JMeter
3 2 (14.29%) LoadRunner
3 2 (14.29%) Rational Functional Tester
3 2 (14.29%) Zephyr
4 1 (7.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (7.14%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Developer
2 6 (42.86%) Java Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Java Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Test Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Test Scripter
3 3 (21.43%) Tester
4 2 (14.29%) Automation Tester
4 2 (14.29%) DV Cleared Java Developer
4 2 (14.29%) LoadRunner Tester
4 2 (14.29%) Technical Tester
5 1 (7.14%) Applications Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Java Applications Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Java Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Open Source Developer
5 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) HTML
1 4 (28.57%) Spring
2 3 (21.43%) Hibernate
2 3 (21.43%) jQuery
2 3 (21.43%) JSON
2 3 (21.43%) Node.js
3 2 (14.29%) AngularJS
4 1 (7.14%) CSS
4 1 (7.14%) JDBC
4 1 (7.14%) RESTful
Operating Systems
1 11 (78.57%) Linux
2 5 (35.71%) Unix
3 4 (28.57%) Windows
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (50.00%) DevOps
3 4 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (28.57%) Kanban
3 4 (28.57%) Scrum
4 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 3 (21.43%) TDD
4 3 (21.43%) Test Scripting
5 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
5 2 (14.29%) Functional Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Automated Testing
6 1 (7.14%) MVC
6 1 (7.14%) OO
6 1 (7.14%) OOP
6 1 (7.14%) Open Source
6 1 (7.14%) Open Source Development
6 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) Java
2 9 (64.29%) Bash Shell
3 5 (35.71%) C++
3 5 (35.71%) Perl
4 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 3 (21.43%) C#
5 3 (21.43%) PL/SQL
5 3 (21.43%) SQL
6 2 (14.29%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (78.57%) Security Cleared
2 9 (64.29%) DV Cleared
3 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
4 1 (7.14%) ISTQB
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (21.43%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle
1 3 (21.43%) Red Hat
2 2 (14.29%) HP