The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Python over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 49 45 29
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -16
Contract jobs citing Python 65 61 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 4.48% 3.76% 5.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.75% 9.16% 13.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 38 37
Median daily rate £438 £375 £265
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +41.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £356 £300 £162
10% offered a daily rate of more than £627 £610 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £399 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.51% +14.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £16.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £39.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-4.45% +12.14%
Python
West Yorkshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
743 666 413
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 51.21% 41.06% 39.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 524 491 297
Median daily rate £400 £335 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.40% +4.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £291 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £460 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 5
Median hourly rate £15.25 £35.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.42% +169.23%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Python
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Python Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Python
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Python across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016.

Python Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Python
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Python across the Leeds region.

Python Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 23 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Python.

1 98 (69.50%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (54.61%) Java
3 66 (46.81%) JavaScript
4 63 (44.68%) Linux
5 60 (42.55%) Ruby
6 35 (24.82%) Puppet
6 35 (24.82%) DevOps
7 30 (21.28%) PHP
8 29 (20.57%) Git (software)
9 28 (19.86%) Open Source
9 28 (19.86%) C++
9 28 (19.86%) Opscode Chef
10 27 (19.15%) High Availability
11 26 (18.44%) Scrum
12 24 (17.02%) Games
12 24 (17.02%) Jenkins
12 24 (17.02%) Analytical Skills
13 22 (15.60%) HTML
13 22 (15.60%) RabbitMQ
13 22 (15.60%) JIRA
14 21 (14.89%) Scala
15 20 (14.18%) Continuous Integration
15 20 (14.18%) C#
16 18 (12.77%) Splunk
16 18 (12.77%) Amazon AWS
17 16 (11.35%) Bash Shell
17 16 (11.35%) TDD
18 15 (10.64%) Subversion
18 15 (10.64%) Spring
18 15 (10.64%) CSS

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 14 (9.93%) Confluence
2 6 (4.26%) OpenStack
3 3 (2.13%) Apache
3 3 (2.13%) Jetty
3 3 (2.13%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.42%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.71%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.71%) CloudStack
5 1 (0.71%) CMS
5 1 (0.71%) Drupal
5 1 (0.71%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.71%) Joomla!
5 1 (0.71%) nginx
5 1 (0.71%) SAS
5 1 (0.71%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.71%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.71%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 2 (1.42%) Exchequer
2 1 (0.71%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 18 (12.77%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (9.93%) PaaS
3 13 (9.22%) IaaS
3 13 (9.22%) SaaS
4 7 (4.96%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (1.42%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (1.42%) Google App Engine
6 2 (1.42%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.71%) GitHub
7 1 (0.71%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.67%) HTTP
2 7 (4.96%) Internet
3 3 (2.13%) DNS
4 1 (0.71%) Firewall
4 1 (0.71%) Network Security
4 1 (0.71%) OpenVPN
4 1 (0.71%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (8.51%) NoSQL
2 11 (7.80%) Big Data
2 11 (7.80%) MongoDB
2 11 (7.80%) Relational Database
3 8 (5.67%) MySQL
4 7 (4.96%) Hadoop
5 6 (4.26%) Apache Cassandra
6 5 (3.55%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (2.84%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.71%) Couchbase
8 1 (0.71%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.71%) Informix
8 1 (0.71%) Redis
8 1 (0.71%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 29 (20.57%) Git (software)
2 24 (17.02%) Jenkins
3 22 (15.60%) JIRA
4 15 (10.64%) Selenium
4 15 (10.64%) Subversion
5 14 (9.93%) Cucumber
6 12 (8.51%) Maven
7 10 (7.09%) JUnit
8 8 (5.67%) Ant
9 6 (4.26%) TeamCity
9 6 (4.26%) WebDriver
10 5 (3.55%) Hudson
10 5 (3.55%) JMeter
11 4 (2.84%) Appium
11 4 (2.84%) Gatling
11 4 (2.84%) SoapUI
11 4 (2.84%) SonarQube
11 4 (2.84%) The Grinder
11 4 (2.84%) VisualVM
11 4 (2.84%) YourKit
General
1 24 (17.02%) Games
2 11 (7.80%) Retail
3 9 (6.38%) Finance
4 1 (0.71%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.71%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.71%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 70 (49.65%) Developer
2 32 (22.70%) Python Developer
3 27 (19.15%) Java Developer
4 20 (14.18%) Architect
4 20 (14.18%) DevOps Engineer
5 18 (12.77%) Technical Architect
6 15 (10.64%) JavaScript Developer
7 11 (7.80%) Integration Engineer
7 11 (7.80%) Java Engineer
7 11 (7.80%) PHP Developer
7 11 (7.80%) Ruby Engineer
7 11 (7.80%) Splunk Engineer
8 10 (7.09%) Ruby Developer
9 8 (5.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 6 (4.26%) Linux Engineer
11 5 (3.55%) Agile Developer
11 5 (3.55%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 5 (3.55%) Linux/Unix DevOps
11 5 (3.55%) Senior Developer
12 4 (2.84%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (15.60%) HTML
1 22 (15.60%) RabbitMQ
2 15 (10.64%) CSS
2 15 (10.64%) HTML5
2 15 (10.64%) Spring
3 14 (9.93%) .NET
4 12 (8.51%) AngularJS
5 11 (7.80%) Node.js
5 11 (7.80%) REST
5 11 (7.80%) RESTful
6 9 (6.38%) CSS3
6 9 (6.38%) Django
6 9 (6.38%) JSON
6 9 (6.38%) Play Framework
6 9 (6.38%) Ruby on Rails
6 9 (6.38%) Web Services
7 8 (5.67%) Middleware
8 7 (4.96%) Ajax
9 6 (4.26%) Guice
9 6 (4.26%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 24 (17.02%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (7.80%) User Experience
3 7 (4.96%) Visualisation
4 4 (2.84%) Data Integration
5 3 (2.13%) Social Media
6 2 (1.42%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.42%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.42%) Digital Media
6 2 (1.42%) Reference Data
7 1 (0.71%) IBM XIV
7 1 (0.71%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.71%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.71%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.71%) Physics
7 1 (0.71%) Statistics
7 1 (0.71%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 63 (44.68%) Linux
2 12 (8.51%) Unix
3 7 (4.96%) Windows
4 4 (2.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.42%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.71%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.71%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (69.50%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (24.82%) DevOps
3 28 (19.86%) Open Source
4 27 (19.15%) High Availability
5 26 (18.44%) Scrum
6 20 (14.18%) Continuous Integration
7 16 (11.35%) TDD
8 15 (10.64%) SOA
9 14 (9.93%) ITIL
9 14 (9.93%) Web Development
10 13 (9.22%) PRINCE2
11 11 (7.80%) API Integration
11 11 (7.80%) Configuration Management
11 11 (7.80%) Information Security
11 11 (7.80%) Problem Management
12 10 (7.09%) Data Management
12 10 (7.09%) MVC
12 10 (7.09%) Responsive Web Design
12 10 (7.09%) Web Design
13 9 (6.38%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 77 (54.61%) Java
2 66 (46.81%) JavaScript
3 60 (42.55%) Ruby
4 30 (21.28%) PHP
5 28 (19.86%) C++
6 21 (14.89%) Scala
7 20 (14.18%) C#
8 16 (11.35%) Bash Shell
9 12 (8.51%) Perl
10 7 (4.96%) Shell Script
11 6 (4.26%) R
12 4 (2.84%) CoffeeScript
12 4 (2.84%) VBA
12 4 (2.84%) VBScript
13 3 (2.13%) PowerShell
13 3 (2.13%) SQL
14 2 (1.42%) Go
15 1 (0.71%) C
15 1 (0.71%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 11 (7.80%) Security Cleared
2 6 (4.26%) Degree
3 5 (3.55%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (1.42%) BC Cleared
4 2 (1.42%) CCNA
4 2 (1.42%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.71%) ISEB
5 1 (0.71%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.96%) QA
2 5 (3.55%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (1.42%) Data Quality
System Software
1 14 (9.93%) Docker
2 9 (6.38%) vSphere
3 5 (3.55%) Virtual Desktop
3 5 (3.55%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.42%) Apache Flume
4 2 (1.42%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.71%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.71%) Xen
5 1 (0.71%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 35 (24.82%) Puppet
2 28 (19.86%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (4.26%) Mesos
4 5 (3.55%) Ansible
4 5 (3.55%) logstash
4 5 (3.55%) StatsD
5 4 (2.84%) Grafana
5 4 (2.84%) Marathon
6 3 (2.13%) Graphite
6 3 (2.13%) Nagios
7 1 (0.71%) Cacti
7 1 (0.71%) Cobbler
7 1 (0.71%) Kibana
7 1 (0.71%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.71%) Opsview
7 1 (0.71%) Salt
7 1 (0.71%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 18 (12.77%) Splunk
2 11 (7.80%) Oracle
2 11 (7.80%) Red Hat
2 11 (7.80%) VMware
3 9 (6.38%) Google
4 6 (4.26%) Citrix
5 5 (3.55%) Apigee
5 5 (3.55%) AppDynamics
5 5 (3.55%) IBM
5 5 (3.55%) Mashery
5 5 (3.55%) Tableau
5 5 (3.55%) Teradata
6 4 (2.84%) Atlassian
6 4 (2.84%) CA
6 4 (2.84%) Dynatrace
6 4 (2.84%) New Relic
6 4 (2.84%) TIBCO
7 3 (2.13%) SaltStack
8 2 (1.42%) Cloudera
8 2 (1.42%) Rackspace
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