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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 19 19 26
Rank change year-on-year
0 +7
Contract jobs citing Python 33 42 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 7.16% 8.54% 4.91%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.84% 16.28% 11.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 33 14
Median daily rate £450 £425 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £379 £365 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £457 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £38.25
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.96%
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
257 258 205
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 55.75% 52.44% 43.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 159 102
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £284 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 15 12
Median hourly rate £42.50 £44.25 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.95% +10.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £27.50 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.45 £54.90 £42.50
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 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 28 August 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 28 August 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 10 £450 +12.50% 11
Gloucester -6 9 £450 +2.85% 14
Python
South West

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 46 (77.97%) Security Cleared
2 43 (72.88%) Java
3 41 (69.49%) DV Cleared
4 33 (55.93%) Agile Software Development
5 31 (52.54%) Bash Shell
6 30 (50.85%) Unix
7 29 (49.15%) Linux
8 27 (45.76%) Perl
9 23 (38.98%) C++
10 16 (27.12%) Ruby
10 16 (27.12%) JSON
10 16 (27.12%) Continuous Integration
11 15 (25.42%) Oracle
11 15 (25.42%) DevOps
12 14 (23.73%) JavaScript
12 14 (23.73%) ISTQB
13 13 (22.03%) Selenium
13 13 (22.03%) HTML
13 13 (22.03%) SQL
14 12 (20.34%) LoadRunner
15 11 (18.64%) Jenkins
15 11 (18.64%) Puppet
15 11 (18.64%) Red Hat
15 11 (18.64%) JIRA
16 10 (16.95%) jQuery
16 10 (16.95%) TDD
16 10 (16.95%) Spring
16 10 (16.95%) Configuration Management
16 10 (16.95%) C#
16 10 (16.95%) 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 9 (15.25%) JBoss
1 9 (15.25%) Tomcat
2 2 (3.39%) Confluence
3 1 (1.69%) Apache
3 1 (1.69%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.69%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (1.69%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (3.39%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.69%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.39%) OpenShift
2 1 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.69%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.69%) DHCP
1 1 (1.69%) DNS
1 1 (1.69%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (16.95%) Hadoop
2 3 (5.08%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.39%) Big Data
3 2 (3.39%) IBM InfoSphere
3 2 (3.39%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.69%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.69%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.69%) MySQL
4 1 (1.69%) Neo4j
4 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.69%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 13 (22.03%) Selenium
2 12 (20.34%) LoadRunner
3 11 (18.64%) Jenkins
3 11 (18.64%) JIRA
4 10 (16.95%) Git (software)
5 9 (15.25%) Hudson
5 9 (15.25%) JMeter
6 6 (10.17%) Rational Functional Tester
6 6 (10.17%) SoapUI
7 4 (6.78%) ClearCase
7 4 (6.78%) Subversion
7 4 (6.78%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 3 (5.08%) Ant
8 3 (5.08%) Apache Ivy
8 3 (5.08%) Cucumber
8 3 (5.08%) Maven
8 3 (5.08%) Zephyr
9 2 (3.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (1.69%) Bitbucket
10 1 (1.69%) EasyMock
General
1 3 (5.08%) Electronics
1 3 (5.08%) Finance
2 2 (3.39%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.39%) Marketing
2 2 (3.39%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (42.37%) Developer
2 17 (28.81%) Java Developer
3 13 (22.03%) Test Engineer
4 12 (20.34%) DV Cleared Java Developer
5 6 (10.17%) Analyst
5 6 (10.17%) Test Analyst
5 6 (10.17%) Test Specialist
6 5 (8.47%) Tester
7 4 (6.78%) Integration Engineer
8 3 (5.08%) DV Cleared Test Analyst
8 3 (5.08%) Software Test Engineer
8 3 (5.08%) Technical Tester
8 3 (5.08%) Test and Integration Engineer
8 3 (5.08%) UI Developer
9 2 (3.39%) Automation Tester
9 2 (3.39%) Java Engineer
9 2 (3.39%) LoadRunner Tester
9 2 (3.39%) Test Scripter
9 2 (3.39%) UI/UX Developer
9 2 (3.39%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (27.12%) JSON
2 13 (22.03%) HTML
3 10 (16.95%) jQuery
3 10 (16.95%) Spring
4 9 (15.25%) Hibernate
5 6 (10.17%) Node.js
5 6 (10.17%) SOAP
5 6 (10.17%) XML
5 6 (10.17%) XSD
6 3 (5.08%) HTML5
7 2 (3.39%) J2EE
7 2 (3.39%) Java EE
8 1 (1.69%) AngularJS
8 1 (1.69%) Backbone.js
8 1 (1.69%) EJB
8 1 (1.69%) JSF
8 1 (1.69%) Middleware
8 1 (1.69%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.08%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.39%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (3.39%) User Experience
3 1 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.69%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.69%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (1.69%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.69%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.69%) Ergonomics
3 1 (1.69%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.69%) Raspberry Pi
3 1 (1.69%) Visualisation
3 1 (1.69%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 30 (50.85%) Unix
2 29 (49.15%) Linux
3 5 (8.47%) Oracle Linux
3 5 (8.47%) Windows
4 1 (1.69%) AIX
4 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (55.93%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (27.12%) Continuous Integration
3 15 (25.42%) DevOps
4 10 (16.95%) Configuration Management
4 10 (16.95%) TDD
5 9 (15.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 7 (11.86%) Functional Testing
6 7 (11.86%) SDLC
6 7 (11.86%) Test Management
7 6 (10.17%) Scrum
7 6 (10.17%) Software Testing
8 5 (8.47%) OO
8 5 (8.47%) Web Accessibility
9 4 (6.78%) Automated Testing
9 4 (6.78%) Defect Tracking
9 4 (6.78%) MapReduce
9 4 (6.78%) Performance Testing
9 4 (6.78%) Release Management
9 4 (6.78%) Software Engineering
9 4 (6.78%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 43 (72.88%) Java
2 31 (52.54%) Bash Shell
3 27 (45.76%) Perl
4 23 (38.98%) C++
5 16 (27.12%) Ruby
6 14 (23.73%) JavaScript
7 13 (22.03%) SQL
8 10 (16.95%) C#
8 10 (16.95%) PL/SQL
9 5 (8.47%) C
10 3 (5.08%) Lua
10 3 (5.08%) PHP
11 2 (3.39%) Shell Script
12 1 (1.69%) PowerShell
12 1 (1.69%) Scala
Qualifications
1 46 (77.97%) Security Cleared
2 41 (69.49%) DV Cleared
3 14 (23.73%) ISTQB
4 7 (11.86%) ISEB
5 2 (3.39%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.69%) DBS Check
6 1 (1.69%) Degree
6 1 (1.69%) RHCE
6 1 (1.69%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.39%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.69%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.69%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (18.64%) Puppet
2 9 (15.25%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (3.39%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (25.42%) Oracle
2 11 (18.64%) Red Hat
3 8 (13.56%) HP
4 2 (3.39%) SAP
5 1 (1.69%) Apprenda
5 1 (1.69%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.69%) Cloudera
5 1 (1.69%) IBM
5 1 (1.69%) Sun
5 1 (1.69%) VMware
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 5 days ago