The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT contracts advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Python over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Python
Suffolk / Ipswich
Rank - 16 18
Contract jobs citing Python 0 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich - 1.14% 3.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 5.56% 9.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Median daily rate - - £250
UK excluding London median daily rate £445 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+11.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.38 £38.75
% change year-on-year
+1.58% +1.61%

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

Programming Languages Category
Ipswich
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
44 18 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 28.76% 20.45% 37.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 10 40
Median daily rate £400 £338 £376
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% -10.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £284 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £440 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £11.60 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +12.67%

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

Python
Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

Python Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich