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 January 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 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Python
Rank 13 23 24
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +1
Contract jobs citing Python 91 86 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 8.30% 6.04% 6.83%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.23% 15.14% 15.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 70 53
Median daily rate £423 £503 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.92% +38.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £361 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £594 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £39.63 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-5.36% +10.06%

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
528 568 464
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 48.18% 39.89% 42.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 370 376 339
Median daily rate £400 £425 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +19.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 4
Median hourly rate £13.00 £17.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.71% -46.15%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +12.67%

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 January 2017.

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 January 2017, 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.

1 114 (63.69%) Linux
2 92 (51.40%) HTML
3 91 (50.84%) Java
3 91 (50.84%) Agile Software Development
4 88 (49.16%) Ruby
5 72 (40.22%) Puppet
6 68 (37.99%) Jenkins
7 63 (35.20%) Scala
8 59 (32.96%) Opscode Chef
9 58 (32.40%) JIRA
9 58 (32.40%) Django
9 58 (32.40%) CSS
10 55 (30.73%) RESTful
10 55 (30.73%) HTML5
11 53 (29.61%) Spring
12 51 (28.49%) DevOps
13 49 (27.37%) JSON
14 48 (26.82%) JavaScript
15 47 (26.26%) Open Source
16 45 (25.14%) Confluence
17 43 (24.02%) Git (software)
18 42 (23.46%) Play Framework
19 41 (22.91%) Relational Database
19 41 (22.91%) MongoDB
20 40 (22.35%) NoSQL
20 40 (22.35%) Scrum
21 39 (21.79%) Selenium
22 37 (20.67%) Continuous Integration
23 35 (19.55%) Cucumber
24 32 (17.88%) Google

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 45 (25.14%) Confluence
2 13 (7.26%) Apache Spark
2 13 (7.26%) OpenStack
3 9 (5.03%) Apache
4 8 (4.47%) CloudStack
5 7 (3.91%) nginx
6 6 (3.35%) Apache Pig
7 3 (1.68%) Tomcat
8 2 (1.12%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.56%) Cloud Foundry
9 1 (0.56%) IIS
9 1 (0.56%) JBoss
9 1 (0.56%) Jetty
9 1 (0.56%) Mongrel
9 1 (0.56%) SAS
9 1 (0.56%) Tornado
9 1 (0.56%) uWSGI
9 1 (0.56%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (0.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 17 (9.50%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (3.91%) IaaS
3 6 (3.35%) Google Cloud Platform
3 6 (3.35%) Sumo Logic
4 2 (1.12%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (1.12%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.56%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.56%) DigitalOcean
5 1 (0.56%) GitHub
5 1 (0.56%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.56%) Heroku
5 1 (0.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (17.88%) HTTP
2 22 (12.29%) DNS
3 20 (11.17%) TCP/IP
4 17 (9.50%) LDAP
4 17 (9.50%) SMTP
4 17 (9.50%) SNMP
5 6 (3.35%) Internet
6 4 (2.23%) Kerberos
7 3 (1.68%) Firewall
8 1 (0.56%) OpenFlow
8 1 (0.56%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (22.91%) MongoDB
1 41 (22.91%) Relational Database
2 40 (22.35%) NoSQL
3 16 (8.94%) MySQL
4 15 (8.38%) Hadoop
4 15 (8.38%) PostgreSQL
4 15 (8.38%) Redis
5 14 (7.82%) HBase
6 10 (5.59%) Apache Hive
6 10 (5.59%) Big Data
6 10 (5.59%) Riak
7 7 (3.91%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (1.68%) SQL Server
8 3 (1.68%) SQL Server 2014
8 3 (1.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (1.12%) Data Mining
9 2 (1.12%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.12%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (1.12%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 68 (37.99%) Jenkins
2 58 (32.40%) JIRA
3 43 (24.02%) Git (software)
4 39 (21.79%) Selenium
5 35 (19.55%) Cucumber
6 20 (11.17%) JUnit
7 19 (10.61%) Subversion
8 8 (4.47%) Maven
8 8 (4.47%) WebDriver
9 7 (3.91%) Hudson
10 6 (3.35%) Grunt
10 6 (3.35%) PHPUnit
10 6 (3.35%) Vagrant
11 4 (2.23%) JMeter
12 3 (1.68%) Android Studio
12 3 (1.68%) Eclipse
12 3 (1.68%) Mockito
12 3 (1.68%) SoapUI
12 3 (1.68%) Travis CI
12 3 (1.68%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (3.35%) Finance
2 5 (2.79%) Billing
3 2 (1.12%) Electronics
4 1 (0.56%) Legal
4 1 (0.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 75 (41.90%) Developer
2 21 (11.73%) DevOps Engineer
3 20 (11.17%) Java Developer
4 18 (10.06%) Python Developer
5 16 (8.94%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 15 (8.38%) Architect
6 15 (8.38%) Scala Developer
7 11 (6.15%) Technical Architect
7 11 (6.15%) Technical Leader
8 9 (5.03%) Administrator
9 7 (3.91%) Java Architect
9 7 (3.91%) Java Technical Architect
9 7 (3.91%) Linux Engineer
9 7 (3.91%) PHP Developer
10 6 (3.35%) Hardware Specialist
10 6 (3.35%) Software Engineer
10 6 (3.35%) Storage Specialist
10 6 (3.35%) Tester
11 5 (2.79%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 5 (2.79%) Splunk Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (51.40%) HTML
2 58 (32.40%) CSS
2 58 (32.40%) Django
3 55 (30.73%) HTML5
3 55 (30.73%) RESTful
4 53 (29.61%) Spring
5 49 (27.37%) JSON
6 42 (23.46%) Play Framework
7 31 (17.32%) REST
8 30 (16.76%) CSS3
9 25 (13.97%) Ruby on Rails
10 24 (13.41%) Ajax
10 24 (13.41%) Guice
10 24 (13.41%) Spring MVC
10 24 (13.41%) XML
11 11 (6.15%) AngularJS
12 9 (5.03%) Node.js
12 9 (5.03%) Web Services
13 8 (4.47%) .NET
13 8 (4.47%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 14 (7.82%) Social Media
2 13 (7.26%) User Experience
3 10 (5.59%) Tandem
4 9 (5.03%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (5.03%) Driving Licence
5 5 (2.79%) Computer Science
5 5 (2.79%) NHS
5 5 (2.79%) Replication
5 5 (2.79%) Visualisation
6 4 (2.23%) Algorithms
6 4 (2.23%) Statistics
7 3 (1.68%) Mathematics
8 2 (1.12%) Data Centre
8 2 (1.12%) Neural Network
8 2 (1.12%) VCE vBlock
9 1 (0.56%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.56%) Graphic Design
9 1 (0.56%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.56%) Physics
9 1 (0.56%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 114 (63.69%) Linux
2 23 (12.85%) Windows
3 20 (11.17%) Unix
4 19 (10.61%) Ubuntu
5 18 (10.06%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (4.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (2.79%) Android
7 5 (2.79%) CentOS
7 5 (2.79%) CoreOS
7 5 (2.79%) Mac OS X
8 4 (2.23%) Embedded Linux
9 2 (1.12%) Windows CE
9 2 (1.12%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (50.84%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (28.49%) DevOps
3 47 (26.26%) Open Source
4 40 (22.35%) Scrum
5 37 (20.67%) Continuous Integration
6 31 (17.32%) MVC
7 30 (16.76%) TDD
8 28 (15.64%) Software Engineering
9 24 (13.41%) BDD
9 24 (13.41%) Configuration Management
10 23 (12.85%) Mentoring
11 20 (11.17%) Automated Testing
12 19 (10.61%) Web Development
13 18 (10.06%) Front End Development
13 18 (10.06%) Responsive Web Design
13 18 (10.06%) Web Design
14 17 (9.50%) Kanban
15 16 (8.94%) Microservices
16 14 (7.82%) Continuous Improvement
16 14 (7.82%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 91 (50.84%) Java
2 88 (49.16%) Ruby
3 63 (35.20%) Scala
4 48 (26.82%) JavaScript
5 31 (17.32%) C#
6 25 (13.97%) Bash Shell
6 25 (13.97%) PHP
7 21 (11.73%) SQL
8 7 (3.91%) C++
8 7 (3.91%) Go
8 7 (3.91%) Perl
9 6 (3.35%) Shell Script
10 5 (2.79%) C
11 4 (2.23%) R
12 3 (1.68%) PowerShell
12 3 (1.68%) T-SQL
13 2 (1.12%) MATLAB
13 2 (1.12%) VBScript
14 1 (0.56%) F#
14 1 (0.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (5.59%) Degree
2 3 (1.68%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.56%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (0.56%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (0.56%) ISEB
3 1 (0.56%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.56%) QA
1 1 (0.56%) SDET
System Software
1 17 (9.50%) Docker
2 12 (6.70%) HDFS
3 10 (5.59%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (4.47%) vSphere
5 7 (3.91%) Xen
5 7 (3.91%) XenServer
6 5 (2.79%) Active Directory
6 5 (2.79%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.56%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.56%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 72 (40.22%) Puppet
2 59 (32.96%) Opscode Chef
3 29 (16.20%) Ansible
4 13 (7.26%) Nagios
5 9 (5.03%) Salt
6 7 (3.91%) Hadoop YARN
7 6 (3.35%) ZABBIX
8 5 (2.79%) Cobbler
8 5 (2.79%) Kubernetes
9 2 (1.12%) vRealize
10 1 (0.56%) Marathon
10 1 (0.56%) Mesos
10 1 (0.56%) Packer
10 1 (0.56%) Terraform
Vendors
1 32 (17.88%) Google
2 28 (15.64%) Splunk
3 16 (8.94%) VMware
4 15 (8.38%) Red Hat
5 12 (6.70%) SaltStack
6 9 (5.03%) Oracle
7 8 (4.47%) Rackspace
8 6 (3.35%) Microsoft
8 6 (3.35%) New Relic
8 6 (3.35%) Zend
9 5 (2.79%) Hortonworks
10 1 (0.56%) Cisco
10 1 (0.56%) EMC
10 1 (0.56%) EnterpriseDB
10 1 (0.56%) Infoblox
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400 - £440 per day + DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £350 - £430 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago