The first table below looks at the demand for Python skills in IT contracts advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Python over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Ipswich region.

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.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Python 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich - - -
As % of the Programming Languages category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -10.95%
Programming Languages Category
Ipswich
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
89 27 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 52.05% 36.99% 31.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 19 39
Average daily rate £365 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £325 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £451 £382
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 11
Average hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +92.30%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
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Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Python across the Ipswich region as a proportion of the total demand within 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

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Ipswich region citing Python also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Python.

1 3 (100.00%) PHP
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
1 3 (100.00%) Drupal
2 2 (66.67%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) Web Design
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Ajax
3 1 (33.33%) Java EE
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) SOAP
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) UML
3 1 (33.33%) SOA
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (33.33%) Big Data
3 1 (33.33%) Web Application Development
3 1 (33.33%) Apache Pig
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (33.33%) Apache Camel
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) Groovy
3 1 (33.33%) DataPower
3 1 (33.33%) Scala

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Ipswich region citing Python also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Python. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (100.00%) Drupal
2 1 (33.33%) Apache Pig
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
2 1 (33.33%) Big Data
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (33.33%) Hadoop
2 1 (33.33%) Apache Hive
2 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Java Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Web Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Technical Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Drupal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) REST
2 1 (33.33%) Ajax
2 1 (33.33%) Java EE
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) SOAP
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) CSS3
2 1 (33.33%) Apache Camel
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) OSGi
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
1 1 (33.33%) DataPower
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Web Design
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) TDD
1 1 (33.33%) UML
1 1 (33.33%) SOA
1 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
1 1 (33.33%) Web Application Development
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) Groovy
3 1 (33.33%) Scala