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 24 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 29 14 22
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +8
Contract jobs citing Python 26 43 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 5.44% 9.86% 5.93%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.45% 17.06% 12.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 27 16
Median daily rate £444 £458 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.11% +1.77%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £40.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.50% +33.33%
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
227 252 182
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 47.49% 57.80% 49.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 160 104
Median daily rate £400 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £325 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £478 £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 17 20
Median hourly rate £43.00 £42.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £42.20 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £46.50 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%

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 24 May 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 24 May 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 -6 9 £456 -0.38% 7
Gloucester -3 4 £435 -5.43% 5
Python
South West

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 24 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Python.

1 49 (89.09%) DV Cleared
1 49 (89.09%) Security Cleared
2 43 (78.18%) Java
3 36 (65.45%) Bash Shell
4 33 (60.00%) Linux
5 27 (49.09%) Agile Software Development
6 25 (45.45%) ISTQB
7 23 (41.82%) Perl
8 22 (40.00%) Unix
9 20 (36.36%) Oracle
10 16 (29.09%) Continuous Integration
11 15 (27.27%) C++
12 13 (23.64%) DevOps
13 12 (21.82%) JavaScript
14 10 (18.18%) Oracle EBS
14 10 (18.18%) Ruby
15 9 (16.36%) ISEB
15 9 (16.36%) JBoss
15 9 (16.36%) Jenkins
16 8 (14.55%) Opscode Chef
16 8 (14.55%) OO
16 8 (14.55%) C
16 8 (14.55%) Red Hat
16 8 (14.55%) Software Testing
16 8 (14.55%) Scrum
16 8 (14.55%) Git (software)
16 8 (14.55%) JIRA
17 7 (12.73%) Release Management
17 7 (12.73%) jQuery
17 7 (12.73%) Performance Testing

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 9 (16.36%) JBoss
2 7 (12.73%) Tomcat
3 3 (5.45%) Node.js
4 2 (3.64%) Confluence
4 2 (3.64%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.82%) Apache
5 1 (1.82%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (3.64%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.82%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 10 (18.18%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (3.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.64%) HTTP
1 2 (3.64%) SAN
2 1 (1.82%) DHCP
2 1 (1.82%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.09%) Hadoop
2 4 (7.27%) SQL Server
3 3 (5.45%) Big Data
4 1 (1.82%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.82%) MySQL
4 1 (1.82%) Neo4j
4 1 (1.82%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.82%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.82%) OrientDB
4 1 (1.82%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (16.36%) Jenkins
2 8 (14.55%) Git (software)
2 8 (14.55%) JIRA
3 7 (12.73%) ClearCase
3 7 (12.73%) Subversion
3 7 (12.73%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 6 (10.91%) Ant
4 6 (10.91%) Apache Ivy
4 6 (10.91%) Maven
5 5 (9.09%) Hudson
5 5 (9.09%) LoadRunner
5 5 (9.09%) Rational Functional Tester
5 5 (9.09%) Selenium
6 4 (7.27%) Cucumber
7 2 (3.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (1.82%) Bitbucket
8 1 (1.82%) EasyMock
8 1 (1.82%) JUnit
General
1 4 (7.27%) Electronics
1 4 (7.27%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.64%) Finance
2 2 (3.64%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.64%) Marketing
3 1 (1.82%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 18 (32.73%) Developer
2 13 (23.64%) Java Developer
3 12 (21.82%) Test Engineer
4 10 (18.18%) Analyst
4 10 (18.18%) Test Analyst
5 9 (16.36%) Test Manager
6 8 (14.55%) DV Cleared Java Developer
7 7 (12.73%) DV Cleared Test Analyst
8 5 (9.09%) Integration Engineer
9 4 (7.27%) Test and Integration Engineer
10 2 (3.64%) Lead Test Analyst
10 2 (3.64%) Linux Engineer
10 2 (3.64%) Tester
11 1 (1.82%) Administrator
11 1 (1.82%) Applications Developer
11 1 (1.82%) Python Developer
11 1 (1.82%) Senior Developer
11 1 (1.82%) Systems Administrator
11 1 (1.82%) Systems Engineer
11 1 (1.82%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.73%) jQuery
2 6 (10.91%) Spring
3 5 (9.09%) Hibernate
3 5 (9.09%) HTML
3 5 (9.09%) JSON
4 2 (3.64%) SOAP
5 1 (1.82%) EJB
5 1 (1.82%) J2EE
5 1 (1.82%) Java EE
5 1 (1.82%) JSF
5 1 (1.82%) Middleware
5 1 (1.82%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.64%) Data Centre
1 2 (3.64%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.82%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (1.82%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (1.82%) Ergonomics
2 1 (1.82%) Raspberry Pi
2 1 (1.82%) SCADA
2 1 (1.82%) Visualisation
2 1 (1.82%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 33 (60.00%) Linux
2 22 (40.00%) Unix
3 7 (12.73%) Windows
4 3 (5.45%) Oracle Linux
5 2 (3.64%) CentOS
6 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (49.09%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (29.09%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (23.64%) DevOps
4 8 (14.55%) OO
4 8 (14.55%) Scrum
4 8 (14.55%) Software Testing
5 7 (12.73%) Performance Testing
5 7 (12.73%) Release Management
5 7 (12.73%) Software Engineering
5 7 (12.73%) Test Management
6 6 (10.91%) Integration Testing
7 5 (9.09%) Functional Testing
7 5 (9.09%) SDLC
7 5 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 5 (9.09%) TDD
7 5 (9.09%) Test Automation
8 4 (7.27%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (7.27%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (7.27%) System Integration Testing
8 4 (7.27%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 43 (78.18%) Java
2 36 (65.45%) Bash Shell
3 23 (41.82%) Perl
4 15 (27.27%) C++
5 12 (21.82%) JavaScript
6 10 (18.18%) Ruby
7 8 (14.55%) C
8 7 (12.73%) C#
8 7 (12.73%) SQL
9 6 (10.91%) Lua
9 6 (10.91%) PHP
9 6 (10.91%) PL/SQL
10 2 (3.64%) VB
11 1 (1.82%) MATLAB
11 1 (1.82%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.82%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 49 (89.09%) DV Cleared
1 49 (89.09%) Security Cleared
2 25 (45.45%) ISTQB
3 9 (16.36%) ISEB
4 5 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (7.27%) Sun Certification
6 3 (5.45%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 1 (1.82%) DBS Check
7 1 (1.82%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.64%) QA
2 1 (1.82%) DO-178B
System Software
1 2 (3.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.82%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.82%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (14.55%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (12.73%) Puppet
3 3 (5.45%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.82%) Ansible
Vendors
1 20 (36.36%) Oracle
2 8 (14.55%) Red Hat
3 4 (7.27%) Sun
4 3 (5.45%) Atlassian
4 3 (5.45%) HP
4 3 (5.45%) VMware
5 2 (3.64%) SAP
Gloucestershire
CPS Group Limited
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham
Capita Defence & Security Resourcing
Rate: £425 - £450 per day
Posted: 26 days ago