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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 22 18 17
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Contract jobs citing Python 32 43 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 6.56% 9.21% 7.71%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.12% 17.34% 16.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 33 21
Median daily rate £450 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £365 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £477 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £395 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.59% +12.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £39.25 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-1.27% +30.83%
Python
South West

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
264 248 202
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 54.10% 53.10% 45.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 164 99
Median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £315 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 6 13
Median hourly rate £42.50 £27.50 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+54.54% -32.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £27.50 £32.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.80 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

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 29 July 2016.

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 29 July 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
(Click see detailed
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
Cheltenham +2 11 £450 +12.50% 7
Gloucester -7 7 £450 +2.85% 11
Python
South West

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Python.

1 43 (81.13%) Security Cleared
2 40 (75.47%) DV Cleared
3 38 (71.70%) Java
4 31 (58.49%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (54.72%) Linux
6 28 (52.83%) Unix
7 26 (49.06%) Perl
7 26 (49.06%) Bash Shell
8 18 (33.96%) C++
8 18 (33.96%) Continuous Integration
9 17 (32.08%) Oracle
10 16 (30.19%) JavaScript
10 16 (30.19%) DevOps
11 14 (26.42%) JSON
12 13 (24.53%) ISTQB
12 13 (24.53%) HTML
12 13 (24.53%) SQL
13 12 (22.64%) JBoss
13 12 (22.64%) Red Hat
13 12 (22.64%) jQuery
13 12 (22.64%) Jenkins
13 12 (22.64%) Puppet
14 11 (20.75%) Git (software)
14 11 (20.75%) Ruby
14 11 (20.75%) JIRA
14 11 (20.75%) Selenium
15 10 (18.87%) TDD
15 10 (18.87%) Spring
15 10 (18.87%) Tomcat
15 10 (18.87%) PL/SQL

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 12 (22.64%) JBoss
2 10 (18.87%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.77%) Confluence
4 1 (1.89%) Apache
4 1 (1.89%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.89%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (3.77%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.77%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.77%) SAN
2 1 (1.89%) DHCP
2 1 (1.89%) DNS
2 1 (1.89%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (18.87%) Hadoop
2 4 (7.55%) SQL Server
3 3 (5.66%) Big Data
4 1 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.89%) IBM InfoSphere
4 1 (1.89%) MySQL
4 1 (1.89%) Neo4j
4 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.89%) OrientDB
4 1 (1.89%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (22.64%) Jenkins
2 11 (20.75%) Git (software)
2 11 (20.75%) JIRA
2 11 (20.75%) Selenium
3 9 (16.98%) Hudson
4 7 (13.21%) LoadRunner
5 6 (11.32%) ClearCase
5 6 (11.32%) Subversion
5 6 (11.32%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 5 (9.43%) Ant
6 5 (9.43%) Apache Ivy
6 5 (9.43%) Maven
7 4 (7.55%) Cucumber
7 4 (7.55%) JMeter
7 4 (7.55%) SoapUI
8 3 (5.66%) Rational Functional Tester
9 2 (3.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (1.89%) Bitbucket
10 1 (1.89%) EasyMock
10 1 (1.89%) JUnit
General
1 3 (5.66%) Electronics
1 3 (5.66%) Finance
2 2 (3.77%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.77%) Marketing
2 2 (3.77%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (49.06%) Developer
2 18 (33.96%) Java Developer
3 11 (20.75%) DV Cleared Java Developer
3 11 (20.75%) Test Engineer
4 6 (11.32%) Analyst
4 6 (11.32%) Test Analyst
5 5 (9.43%) Integration Engineer
5 5 (9.43%) Test Specialist
6 4 (7.55%) Test and Integration Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) DV Cleared Test Analyst
7 3 (5.66%) UI Developer
8 2 (3.77%) Lead Test Analyst
8 2 (3.77%) Linux Administrator
8 2 (3.77%) Linux Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 2 (3.77%) Python Developer
8 2 (3.77%) Senior Systems Administrator
8 2 (3.77%) Software Test Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) UI/UX Developer
8 2 (3.77%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (26.42%) JSON
2 13 (24.53%) HTML
3 12 (22.64%) jQuery
4 10 (18.87%) Spring
5 9 (16.98%) Hibernate
6 6 (11.32%) Node.js
7 5 (9.43%) SOAP
8 4 (7.55%) XML
8 4 (7.55%) XSD
9 3 (5.66%) HTML5
10 1 (1.89%) AngularJS
10 1 (1.89%) Backbone.js
10 1 (1.89%) EJB
10 1 (1.89%) J2EE
10 1 (1.89%) Java EE
10 1 (1.89%) JSF
10 1 (1.89%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.66%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.77%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.77%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (3.77%) User Experience
3 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.89%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (1.89%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.89%) Ergonomics
3 1 (1.89%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.89%) Raspberry Pi
3 1 (1.89%) Visualisation
3 1 (1.89%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 29 (54.72%) Linux
2 28 (52.83%) Unix
3 6 (11.32%) Windows
4 5 (9.43%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (1.89%) AIX
5 1 (1.89%) CentOS
5 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (58.49%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (33.96%) Continuous Integration
3 16 (30.19%) DevOps
4 10 (18.87%) TDD
5 9 (16.98%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 8 (15.09%) Scrum
7 7 (13.21%) OO
7 7 (13.21%) SDLC
8 6 (11.32%) Configuration Management
8 6 (11.32%) Release Management
8 6 (11.32%) Software Testing
9 5 (9.43%) Defect Tracking
9 5 (9.43%) Software Engineering
9 5 (9.43%) Test Management
10 4 (7.55%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (7.55%) Functional Testing
10 4 (7.55%) MapReduce
10 4 (7.55%) Root Cause Analysis
10 4 (7.55%) V-Model
10 4 (7.55%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 38 (71.70%) Java
2 26 (49.06%) Bash Shell
2 26 (49.06%) Perl
3 18 (33.96%) C++
4 16 (30.19%) JavaScript
5 13 (24.53%) SQL
6 11 (20.75%) Ruby
7 10 (18.87%) C#
7 10 (18.87%) PL/SQL
8 5 (9.43%) C
8 5 (9.43%) Lua
8 5 (9.43%) PHP
9 2 (3.77%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.89%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 43 (81.13%) Security Cleared
2 40 (75.47%) DV Cleared
3 13 (24.53%) ISTQB
4 6 (11.32%) ISEB
5 3 (5.66%) Sun Certification
6 1 (1.89%) DBS Check
6 1 (1.89%) Degree
6 1 (1.89%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.77%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.89%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (22.64%) Puppet
2 10 (18.87%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (3.77%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (32.08%) Oracle
2 12 (22.64%) Red Hat
3 5 (9.43%) HP
4 3 (5.66%) Sun
5 2 (3.77%) Atlassian
5 2 (3.77%) SAP
5 2 (3.77%) VMware
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