The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Python over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 25 47 28
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -19
Contract jobs citing Python 87 34 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 6.56% 2.95% 6.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.51% 5.70% 16.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 21 45
Average daily rate
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£325 £350 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £281 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £426 £500 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £320
% change year-on-year
- +17.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £40.00
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
644 596 314
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 48.57% 51.74% 40.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 447 426 190
Average daily rate £350 £320 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 4
Average hourly rate £35.00 £29.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% +123.07%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Python across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 1 May 2015.

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 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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.

1 108 (69.23%) Linux
2 88 (56.41%) Agile Software Development
3 87 (55.77%) DevOps
4 85 (54.49%) Ruby
5 84 (53.85%) Puppet
6 79 (50.64%) Bash Shell
7 78 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
8 70 (44.87%) Configuration Management
9 48 (30.77%) SQL
10 47 (30.13%) Java
11 44 (28.21%) PHP
12 42 (26.92%) Continuous Integration
13 38 (24.36%) MongoDB
14 35 (22.44%) Splunk
14 35 (22.44%) Apache
15 34 (21.79%) OpenStack
16 30 (19.23%) UNIX
17 28 (17.95%) Git (software)
18 27 (17.31%) VMware
19 26 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
19 26 (16.67%) NoSQL
19 26 (16.67%) Open Source
20 24 (15.38%) Oracle
21 23 (14.74%) MySQL
21 23 (14.74%) CentOS
22 22 (14.10%) Cobbler
23 20 (12.82%) Perl
23 20 (12.82%) Tivoli
23 20 (12.82%) Shell Script
23 20 (12.82%) Software Engineering

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 35 (22.44%) Apache
2 34 (21.79%) OpenStack
3 11 (7.05%) Node.js
4 9 (5.77%) Tomcat
5 6 (3.85%) Apache ServiceMix
6 3 (1.92%) nginx
6 3 (1.92%) JBoss
7 1 (0.64%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.64%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 26 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (11.54%) Amazon EC2
3 9 (5.77%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (2.56%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 4 (2.56%) Route 53
4 4 (2.56%) Amazon S3
5 3 (1.92%) SaaS
6 2 (1.28%) IaaS
7 1 (0.64%) PaaS
7 1 (0.64%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (0.64%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.13%) SAN
2 7 (4.49%) Internet
3 6 (3.85%) Firewall
4 3 (1.92%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (1.92%) DNS
5 2 (1.28%) HTTP
5 2 (1.28%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.64%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (24.36%) MongoDB
2 26 (16.67%) NoSQL
3 23 (14.74%) MySQL
4 15 (9.62%) Redis
4 15 (9.62%) PostgreSQL
5 14 (8.97%) CouchDB
5 14 (8.97%) Riak
5 14 (8.97%) Hypertable
6 12 (7.69%) Relational Database
7 11 (7.05%) RDBMS
8 10 (6.41%) Couchbase
9 9 (5.77%) SimpleDB
9 9 (5.77%) Hadoop
10 7 (4.49%) Pentaho
11 5 (3.21%) Big Data
11 5 (3.21%) Apache Cassandra
12 4 (2.56%) Neo4j
12 4 (2.56%) Amazon RDS
13 1 (0.64%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 1 (0.64%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 28 (17.95%) Git (software)
2 17 (10.90%) Jenkins
3 14 (8.97%) Fiddler
4 10 (6.41%) Subversion
5 9 (5.77%) Eclipse
6 6 (3.85%) JUnit
6 6 (3.85%) JMeter
6 6 (3.85%) QUnit
7 5 (3.21%) JIRA
7 5 (3.21%) NetBeans
8 4 (2.56%) Maven
9 2 (1.28%) PHPUnit
10 1 (0.64%) Selenium
10 1 (0.64%) Hudson
General
1 5 (3.21%) Telecoms
2 4 (2.56%) Law
3 2 (1.28%) Finance
4 1 (0.64%) Banking
Job Titles
1 63 (40.38%) DevOps Engineer
2 31 (19.87%) Developer
3 16 (10.26%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 10 (6.41%) Senior Developer
5 9 (5.77%) 2nd Line Support
5 9 (5.77%) Architect
6 6 (3.85%) Analyst
6 6 (3.85%) Python Developer
6 6 (3.85%) Java Developer
6 6 (3.85%) Platform Engineer
7 5 (3.21%) Software Engineer
7 5 (3.21%) Systems Engineer
7 5 (3.21%) Software Developer
8 4 (2.56%) Digital Architect
8 4 (2.56%) Release Manager
8 4 (2.56%) Senior Python Developer
9 3 (1.92%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 3 (1.92%) Linux Engineer
9 3 (1.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (1.92%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (6.41%) XML
2 8 (5.13%) Servlets
2 8 (5.13%) Web Services
2 8 (5.13%) J2EE
2 8 (5.13%) REST
3 7 (4.49%) Ajax
3 7 (4.49%) JPA
3 7 (4.49%) jQuery
3 7 (4.49%) Drools
3 7 (4.49%) Mustache
3 7 (4.49%) JRules
3 7 (4.49%) Hibernate
3 7 (4.49%) .NET
3 7 (4.49%) HTML
4 6 (3.85%) CSS
4 6 (3.85%) LAMP
4 6 (3.85%) Apache Camel
4 6 (3.85%) ActiveMQ
4 6 (3.85%) JSON
5 5 (3.21%) JavaFX
Miscellaneous
1 26 (16.67%) Open Source
2 15 (9.62%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (4.49%) Client/Server
4 6 (3.85%) NHS
4 6 (3.85%) Smartcard
4 6 (3.85%) Visualisation
4 6 (3.85%) PKI
5 5 (3.21%) Chemistry
5 5 (3.21%) Life Science
6 3 (1.92%) Fat Client
6 3 (1.92%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.92%) Clustering
6 3 (1.92%) Thin Client
7 2 (1.28%) User Experience
8 1 (0.64%) Social Media
8 1 (0.64%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.64%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 108 (69.23%) Linux
2 30 (19.23%) UNIX
3 23 (14.74%) CentOS
4 18 (11.54%) Windows
5 15 (9.62%) Ubuntu
6 10 (6.41%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (6.41%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (6.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (3.21%) Windows XP
8 3 (1.92%) Debian
9 2 (1.28%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.64%) Android
10 1 (0.64%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.64%) Fedora
10 1 (0.64%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (56.41%) Agile Software Development
2 87 (55.77%) DevOps
3 70 (44.87%) Configuration Management
4 42 (26.92%) Continuous Integration
5 20 (12.82%) Software Engineering
6 14 (8.97%) Workflow
6 14 (8.97%) Service Management
6 14 (8.97%) TDD
7 12 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
7 12 (7.69%) Software Delivery
8 10 (6.41%) Unit Testing
8 10 (6.41%) Automated Testing
9 9 (5.77%) OOP
10 8 (5.13%) Scrum
10 8 (5.13%) Incident Management
11 7 (4.49%) OO
12 6 (3.85%) MVC
12 6 (3.85%) Machine Learning
13 5 (3.21%) User Acceptance Testing
13 5 (3.21%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 85 (54.49%) Ruby
2 79 (50.64%) Bash Shell
3 48 (30.77%) SQL
4 47 (30.13%) Java
5 44 (28.21%) PHP
6 20 (12.82%) Perl
6 20 (12.82%) Shell Script
7 19 (12.18%) JavaScript
7 19 (12.18%) C#
8 15 (9.62%) C++
8 15 (9.62%) C
9 5 (3.21%) Groovy
10 2 (1.28%) Scala
11 1 (0.64%) R
11 1 (0.64%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.64%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (5.77%) Security Cleared
2 3 (1.92%) Degree
3 2 (1.28%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.64%) QA
1 1 (0.64%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (12.18%) QEMU
1 19 (12.18%) VMware Infrastructure
1 19 (12.18%) KVM
2 4 (2.56%) VMware Server
3 1 (0.64%) XenServer
3 1 (0.64%) Xen
3 1 (0.64%) Tivoli Directory Server
3 1 (0.64%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 84 (53.85%) Puppet
2 78 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
3 22 (14.10%) Cobbler
4 20 (12.82%) Tivoli
5 18 (11.54%) Graphite
6 16 (10.26%) Ansible
7 15 (9.62%) Nagios
8 14 (8.97%) CFEngine
9 11 (7.05%) Salt
10 7 (4.49%) OpenIDM
11 4 (2.56%) Opsview
12 3 (1.92%) HAProxy
13 1 (0.64%) StatsD
Vendors
1 35 (22.44%) Splunk
2 27 (17.31%) VMware
3 24 (15.38%) Oracle
4 18 (11.54%) Red Hat
5 14 (8.97%) Rackspace
5 14 (8.97%) SaltStack
6 6 (3.85%) Cisco
7 4 (2.56%) Tealeaf
7 4 (2.56%) Riverbed
8 3 (1.92%) Microsoft
9 2 (1.28%) hybris
10 1 (0.64%) EnterpriseDB
10 1 (0.64%) Percona
10 1 (0.64%) Tableau
10 1 (0.64%) Teradata
10 1 (0.64%) Citrix
10 1 (0.64%) Apigee
10 1 (0.64%) Mashery
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