The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Python over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Python
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank 20 25 17
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -8
Contract jobs citing Python 33 28 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 9.24% 6.18% 9.64%
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.41% 12.50% 18.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 12 32
Median daily rate £475 £461 £468
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.98% -1.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £366 £378
10% offered a daily rate of more than £628 £500 £523
UK excluding London median daily rate £443 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.75% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Median hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 £44.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -4.49%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%

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

Programming Languages Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
170 224 257
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 47.62% 49.45% 51.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 103 181
Median daily rate £434 £425 £434
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.11% -2.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 23 18
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +1.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £27.50 £36.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.00 £46.20 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +11.11%

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Python
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Python Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Python
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Python across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

Python Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

Python
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Python Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Python
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Python within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. 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 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
Gloucester -1 5 £630 +26.00% 5
Cheltenham -3 2 £425 -7.60% 6
Tewkesbury - 1 - -
Python
South West

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Python.

1 57 (74.03%) Security Cleared
2 56 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (64.94%) DV Cleared
4 44 (57.14%) Java
5 35 (45.45%) Linux
6 30 (38.96%) Selenium
7 27 (35.06%) Perl
8 26 (33.77%) Software Engineering
9 24 (31.17%) Scrum
10 22 (28.57%) C++
11 21 (27.27%) Windows
11 21 (27.27%) Software Testing
11 21 (27.27%) Bash Shell
12 19 (24.68%) Continuous Integration
12 19 (24.68%) DevOps
12 19 (24.68%) C
13 18 (23.38%) Oracle
13 18 (23.38%) LoadRunner
13 18 (23.38%) SDLC
14 17 (22.08%) Ruby
15 14 (18.18%) JIRA
15 14 (18.18%) OO
15 14 (18.18%) SQL Server
16 13 (16.88%) ISTQB
16 13 (16.88%) JMeter
16 13 (16.88%) Defect Tracking
16 13 (16.88%) Automation Testing
17 12 (15.58%) Hadoop
17 12 (15.58%) Validation
17 12 (15.58%) JavaScript

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 8 (10.39%) WebLogic
2 4 (5.19%) Confluence
3 3 (3.90%) Apache Qpid
4 2 (2.60%) Apache
4 2 (2.60%) Apache Pig
5 1 (1.30%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.30%) WebSphere
Applications
1 11 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.90%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.19%) VoIP
1 4 (5.19%) Wireshark
2 3 (3.90%) AMQP
3 1 (1.30%) Firewall
3 1 (1.30%) Internet
3 1 (1.30%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 12 (15.58%) Hadoop
3 11 (14.29%) Big Data
4 3 (3.90%) MongoDB
4 3 (3.90%) NoSQL
4 3 (3.90%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.60%) Apache Hive
5 2 (2.60%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.60%) dBASE
5 2 (2.60%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (2.60%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 30 (38.96%) Selenium
2 18 (23.38%) LoadRunner
3 14 (18.18%) JIRA
4 13 (16.88%) JMeter
5 11 (14.29%) Cucumber
5 11 (14.29%) Jenkins
6 10 (12.99%) Ant
7 8 (10.39%) Maven
8 6 (7.79%) Rational Functional Tester
9 5 (6.49%) Bitbucket
9 5 (6.49%) Selenium IDE
9 5 (6.49%) WebDriver
10 4 (5.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 4 (5.19%) CMake
10 4 (5.19%) Git (software)
10 4 (5.19%) Hudson
11 3 (3.90%) GoogleTest
11 3 (3.90%) Gradle
11 3 (3.90%) Zephyr
12 2 (2.60%) Apache Ivy
General
1 2 (2.60%) Games
2 1 (1.30%) Electronics
2 1 (1.30%) Finance
2 1 (1.30%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.30%) Marketing
2 1 (1.30%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (35.06%) Developer
2 18 (23.38%) Test Engineer
3 16 (20.78%) Java Developer
4 11 (14.29%) Integration Engineer
4 11 (14.29%) Software Engineer
4 11 (14.29%) Test and Integration Engineer
5 10 (12.99%) DV Cleared Java Developer
6 7 (9.09%) Architect
7 6 (7.79%) Software Test Engineer
7 6 (7.79%) Tester
8 5 (6.49%) Analyst
8 5 (6.49%) Test Analyst
9 4 (5.19%) Applications Developer
10 3 (3.90%) Applications Architect
10 3 (3.90%) Big Data Architect
10 3 (3.90%) Data Architect
10 3 (3.90%) Lead Test Analyst
10 3 (3.90%) Oracle Applications Developer
10 3 (3.90%) Oracle Developer
10 3 (3.90%) Technical Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (14.29%) HTML
1 11 (14.29%) RESTful
2 10 (12.99%) CSS
3 8 (10.39%) J2EE
3 8 (10.39%) Web Services
4 7 (9.09%) Spring
5 6 (7.79%) EJB
5 6 (7.79%) Java EE
5 6 (7.79%) JDBC
5 6 (7.79%) XML
6 5 (6.49%) Middleware
7 4 (5.19%) AngularJS
7 4 (5.19%) XSD
8 3 (3.90%) Hibernate
8 3 (3.90%) JMS
8 3 (3.90%) SOAP
9 2 (2.60%) .NET
9 2 (2.60%) JSON
9 2 (2.60%) STL
9 2 (2.60%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.60%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (2.60%) Computer Science
1 2 (2.60%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.30%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (1.30%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 35 (45.45%) Linux
2 21 (27.27%) Windows
3 12 (15.58%) Unix
4 4 (5.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.60%) Android
5 2 (2.60%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.60%) CentOS
6 1 (1.30%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (1.30%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (33.77%) Software Engineering
3 24 (31.17%) Scrum
4 21 (27.27%) Software Testing
5 19 (24.68%) Continuous Integration
5 19 (24.68%) DevOps
6 18 (23.38%) SDLC
7 14 (18.18%) OO
8 13 (16.88%) Automation Testing
8 13 (16.88%) Defect Tracking
9 12 (15.58%) Validation
10 11 (14.29%) Automated Testing
10 11 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
10 11 (14.29%) Integration Testing
10 11 (14.29%) Manual Testing
10 11 (14.29%) Performance Testing
10 11 (14.29%) Risk Analysis
10 11 (14.29%) System Integration Testing
10 11 (14.29%) System Testing
10 11 (14.29%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 44 (57.14%) Java
2 27 (35.06%) Perl
3 22 (28.57%) C++
4 21 (27.27%) Bash Shell
5 19 (24.68%) C
6 17 (22.08%) Ruby
7 12 (15.58%) JavaScript
8 7 (9.09%) Embedded C++
9 5 (6.49%) C#
10 4 (5.19%) Embedded C
11 3 (3.90%) PL/SQL
11 3 (3.90%) SQL
12 2 (2.60%) Objective-C
12 2 (2.60%) PHP
12 2 (2.60%) VB.NET
13 1 (1.30%) Lua
Qualifications
1 57 (74.03%) Security Cleared
2 50 (64.94%) DV Cleared
3 13 (16.88%) ISTQB
4 12 (15.58%) ISEB
5 10 (12.99%) SC Cleared
6 5 (6.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (2.60%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.30%) QA
System Software
1 9 (11.69%) Docker
2 4 (5.19%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 8 (10.39%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.30%) Ansible
2 1 (1.30%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.30%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (23.38%) Oracle
2 10 (12.99%) HP
3 5 (6.49%) Atlassian
3 5 (6.49%) Cloudera
4 4 (5.19%) Red Hat
5 3 (3.90%) Google
6 1 (1.30%) SAP
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