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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 47 44 32
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -12
Contract jobs citing Python 68 68 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 4.59% 4.45% 5.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.14% 10.90% 11.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 40 35
Median daily rate £400 £388 £265
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +46.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £245 £159
10% offered a daily rate of more than £614 £570 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £16.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £36.50 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+6.16% +0.68%
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
744 624 536
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 50.20% 40.84% 46.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 537 460 378
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 £318 £287 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 6
Median hourly rate £15.67 £35.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.22% +133.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.68 £20.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.09 £40.00 £29.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%

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 28 June 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 28 June 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.

1 105 (73.43%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (55.24%) Java
3 67 (46.85%) JavaScript
4 66 (46.15%) Linux
4 66 (46.15%) Ruby
5 46 (32.17%) DevOps
6 41 (28.67%) Puppet
7 33 (23.08%) Open Source
7 33 (23.08%) PHP
7 33 (23.08%) C++
8 31 (21.68%) Opscode Chef
9 26 (18.18%) High Availability
9 26 (18.18%) Git (software)
10 24 (16.78%) Analytical Skills
11 23 (16.08%) Games
11 23 (16.08%) Scrum
11 23 (16.08%) Continuous Integration
11 23 (16.08%) JIRA
11 23 (16.08%) Bash Shell
11 23 (16.08%) Jenkins
12 22 (15.38%) C#
13 21 (14.69%) Amazon AWS
13 21 (14.69%) RabbitMQ
14 19 (13.29%) HTML
14 19 (13.29%) .NET
15 18 (12.59%) Perl
16 17 (11.89%) TDD
16 17 (11.89%) Splunk
16 17 (11.89%) Scala
17 16 (11.19%) Unix

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 15 (10.49%) Confluence
2 10 (6.99%) OpenStack
3 3 (2.10%) Apache
3 3 (2.10%) Jetty
3 3 (2.10%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.40%) CloudStack
5 1 (0.70%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.70%) CMS
5 1 (0.70%) Drupal
5 1 (0.70%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.70%) Joomla!
5 1 (0.70%) nginx
5 1 (0.70%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.70%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.70%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 2 (1.40%) Exchequer
2 1 (0.70%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 21 (14.69%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (9.79%) PaaS
3 13 (9.09%) IaaS
3 13 (9.09%) SaaS
4 7 (4.90%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (2.10%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (1.40%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (1.40%) Google App Engine
6 2 (1.40%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.70%) GitHub
7 1 (0.70%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.20%) Internet
2 5 (3.50%) HTTP
3 3 (2.10%) DNS
4 1 (0.70%) Firewall
4 1 (0.70%) Network Security
4 1 (0.70%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (8.39%) NoSQL
2 11 (7.69%) MongoDB
3 8 (5.59%) Big Data
3 8 (5.59%) Relational Database
4 7 (4.90%) Hadoop
5 6 (4.20%) Apache Cassandra
5 6 (4.20%) MySQL
6 5 (3.50%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (2.80%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.70%) Couchbase
8 1 (0.70%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.70%) Informix
8 1 (0.70%) Redis
8 1 (0.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 26 (18.18%) Git (software)
2 23 (16.08%) Jenkins
2 23 (16.08%) JIRA
3 15 (10.49%) Maven
4 14 (9.79%) Selenium
5 12 (8.39%) Subversion
6 11 (7.69%) Ant
6 11 (7.69%) Cucumber
7 7 (4.90%) Appium
7 7 (4.90%) JUnit
7 7 (4.90%) Mocha
7 7 (4.90%) SonarQube
8 6 (4.20%) TeamCity
9 5 (3.50%) Hudson
9 5 (3.50%) JMeter
10 4 (2.80%) ClearCase
10 4 (2.80%) CruiseControl
10 4 (2.80%) SilkPerformer
10 4 (2.80%) Visual Studio
10 4 (2.80%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 23 (16.08%) Games
2 12 (8.39%) Finance
3 10 (6.99%) Retail
4 5 (3.50%) Law
5 1 (0.70%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.70%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 68 (47.55%) Developer
2 32 (22.38%) Python Developer
3 27 (18.88%) Java Developer
4 26 (18.18%) DevOps Engineer
5 24 (16.78%) Architect
6 19 (13.29%) Technical Architect
7 14 (9.79%) JavaScript Developer
8 11 (7.69%) PHP Developer
9 10 (6.99%) Integration Engineer
9 10 (6.99%) Java Engineer
9 10 (6.99%) Ruby Developer
9 10 (6.99%) Ruby Engineer
9 10 (6.99%) Splunk Engineer
10 6 (4.20%) Agile Developer
10 6 (4.20%) Linux Engineer
10 6 (4.20%) Senior Developer
11 5 (3.50%) Agile Java Developer
11 5 (3.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 5 (3.50%) Linux/Unix DevOps
11 5 (3.50%) Service Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (14.69%) RabbitMQ
2 19 (13.29%) .NET
2 19 (13.29%) HTML
3 13 (9.09%) Spring
4 12 (8.39%) CSS
4 12 (8.39%) HTML5
5 11 (7.69%) AngularJS
5 11 (7.69%) REST
6 9 (6.29%) JSON
6 9 (6.29%) Web Services
7 8 (5.59%) Middleware
7 8 (5.59%) Node.js
7 8 (5.59%) RESTful
8 7 (4.90%) Chai
8 7 (4.90%) YAML
9 6 (4.20%) CSS3
9 6 (4.20%) Django
9 6 (4.20%) jQuery
9 6 (4.20%) Play Framework
9 6 (4.20%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 24 (16.78%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (6.29%) User Experience
2 9 (6.29%) Visualisation
3 3 (2.10%) Social Media
4 2 (1.40%) Data Centre
4 2 (1.40%) Data Integration
4 2 (1.40%) Digital Media
4 2 (1.40%) Reference Data
5 1 (0.70%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.70%) IBM XIV
5 1 (0.70%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.70%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.70%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 66 (46.15%) Linux
2 16 (11.19%) Unix
3 7 (4.90%) Windows
4 4 (2.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.40%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.70%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (73.43%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (32.17%) DevOps
3 33 (23.08%) Open Source
4 26 (18.18%) High Availability
5 23 (16.08%) Continuous Integration
5 23 (16.08%) Scrum
6 17 (11.89%) TDD
7 15 (10.49%) SOA
8 14 (9.79%) ITIL
9 13 (9.09%) PRINCE2
10 12 (8.39%) Configuration Management
11 11 (7.69%) Problem Management
12 10 (6.99%) API Integration
12 10 (6.99%) Information Security
12 10 (6.99%) Web Development
13 8 (5.59%) Data Management
13 8 (5.59%) Mentoring
13 8 (5.59%) Release Management
14 7 (4.90%) Software Engineering
14 7 (4.90%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 79 (55.24%) Java
2 67 (46.85%) JavaScript
3 66 (46.15%) Ruby
4 33 (23.08%) C++
4 33 (23.08%) PHP
5 23 (16.08%) Bash Shell
6 22 (15.38%) C#
7 18 (12.59%) Perl
8 17 (11.89%) Scala
9 11 (7.69%) Shell Script
10 6 (4.20%) R
11 4 (2.80%) CoffeeScript
11 4 (2.80%) VBA
11 4 (2.80%) VBScript
12 3 (2.10%) SQL
13 2 (1.40%) Go
13 2 (1.40%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.70%) C
14 1 (0.70%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 11 (7.69%) Security Cleared
2 6 (4.20%) Degree
3 5 (3.50%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (1.40%) BC Cleared
4 2 (1.40%) CCNA
4 2 (1.40%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.70%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.90%) QA
2 6 (4.20%) Disclosure Scotland
3 4 (2.80%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.70%) WCAG
System Software
1 14 (9.79%) Docker
2 13 (9.09%) vSphere
3 5 (3.50%) Virtual Desktop
3 5 (3.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.40%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.40%) Xen
4 2 (1.40%) XenServer
5 1 (0.70%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 41 (28.67%) Puppet
2 31 (21.68%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (4.20%) Mesos
4 5 (3.50%) Cobbler
4 5 (3.50%) logstash
4 5 (3.50%) StatsD
5 4 (2.80%) Ansible
5 4 (2.80%) Grafana
5 4 (2.80%) Marathon
6 3 (2.10%) Graphite
6 3 (2.10%) Nagios
7 2 (1.40%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.70%) Cacti
8 1 (0.70%) Kibana
8 1 (0.70%) Kubernetes
8 1 (0.70%) Opsview
8 1 (0.70%) Salt
Vendors
1 17 (11.89%) Splunk
2 14 (9.79%) Red Hat
3 12 (8.39%) Oracle
4 11 (7.69%) VMware
5 7 (4.90%) Atlassian
6 6 (4.20%) Citrix
6 6 (4.20%) Google
7 5 (3.50%) Apigee
7 5 (3.50%) AppDynamics
7 5 (3.50%) IBM
7 5 (3.50%) Mashery
7 5 (3.50%) Tableau
7 5 (3.50%) Teradata
8 4 (2.80%) CA
8 4 (2.80%) Dynatrace
8 4 (2.80%) New Relic
8 4 (2.80%) TIBCO
9 2 (1.40%) EnterpriseDB
9 2 (1.40%) Rackspace
9 2 (1.40%) SaltStack
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