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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Python
Rank 10 31 36
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +5
Contract jobs citing Python 126 72 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 11.35% 5.28% 4.89%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.88% 11.88% 10.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 62 33
Median daily rate £410 £475 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.68% +31.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £365 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £668 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £436 £410 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.40% +9.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £40.00

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
576 606 502
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 51.89% 44.43% 45.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 395 432 350
Median daily rate £400 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £310 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £539 £575 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 3
Median hourly rate £13.00 £13.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -62.85%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +11.11%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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.

1 128 (60.38%) Linux
2 113 (53.30%) Agile Software Development
3 102 (48.11%) Java
4 89 (41.98%) HTML
4 89 (41.98%) Ruby
5 80 (37.74%) Puppet
6 69 (32.55%) JavaScript
7 65 (30.66%) Opscode Chef
7 65 (30.66%) DevOps
8 63 (29.72%) CSS
9 62 (29.25%) Jenkins
10 59 (27.83%) Scala
11 51 (24.06%) JIRA
12 49 (23.11%) Django
13 48 (22.64%) Git (software)
13 48 (22.64%) Open Source
14 46 (21.70%) HTML5
14 46 (21.70%) Continuous Integration
15 45 (21.23%) Relational Database
16 44 (20.75%) RESTful
16 44 (20.75%) Spring
17 43 (20.28%) MongoDB
18 40 (18.87%) HTTP
18 40 (18.87%) Ansible
19 37 (17.45%) Configuration Management
19 37 (17.45%) PHP
19 37 (17.45%) NoSQL
20 36 (16.98%) JSON
20 36 (16.98%) MVC
21 35 (16.51%) Confluence

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 35 (16.51%) Confluence
2 14 (6.60%) OpenStack
3 12 (5.66%) Apache Spark
4 9 (4.25%) Apache
5 8 (3.77%) CloudStack
6 7 (3.30%) Apache Pig
6 7 (3.30%) nginx
7 3 (1.42%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.94%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.47%) Cloud Foundry
9 1 (0.47%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.47%) IIS
9 1 (0.47%) JBoss
9 1 (0.47%) Jetty
9 1 (0.47%) Mongrel
9 1 (0.47%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.47%) Tornado
9 1 (0.47%) uWSGI
9 1 (0.47%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (0.47%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 26 (12.26%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (4.25%) IaaS
3 8 (3.77%) Google Cloud Platform
3 8 (3.77%) Loggly
3 8 (3.77%) Sumo Logic
4 4 (1.89%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (1.42%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.47%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.47%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (0.47%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.47%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.47%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (0.47%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.47%) DigitalOcean
6 1 (0.47%) GitHub
6 1 (0.47%) Heroku
6 1 (0.47%) Office 365
6 1 (0.47%) PaaS
6 1 (0.47%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 40 (18.87%) HTTP
2 24 (11.32%) TCP/IP
3 22 (10.38%) DNS
4 17 (8.02%) LDAP
4 17 (8.02%) SMTP
4 17 (8.02%) SNMP
5 5 (2.36%) Internet
5 5 (2.36%) Kerberos
6 4 (1.89%) Firewall
7 1 (0.47%) OpenFlow
7 1 (0.47%) OpenLDAP
7 1 (0.47%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (21.23%) Relational Database
2 43 (20.28%) MongoDB
3 37 (17.45%) NoSQL
4 24 (11.32%) PostgreSQL
5 22 (10.38%) MySQL
6 17 (8.02%) Redis
7 15 (7.08%) Riak
8 14 (6.60%) Hadoop
9 13 (6.13%) HBase
10 10 (4.72%) Apache Cassandra
10 10 (4.72%) Big Data
11 9 (4.25%) Apache Hive
12 4 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
13 3 (1.42%) MariaDB
13 3 (1.42%) SQL Server
13 3 (1.42%) SQL Server 2014
13 3 (1.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 2 (0.94%) SQL Server 2008
14 2 (0.94%) SQL Server 2012
15 1 (0.47%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 62 (29.25%) Jenkins
2 51 (24.06%) JIRA
3 48 (22.64%) Git (software)
4 33 (15.57%) Selenium
5 28 (13.21%) Cucumber
6 22 (10.38%) Subversion
7 16 (7.55%) JUnit
8 12 (5.66%) Maven
9 9 (4.25%) WebDriver
10 8 (3.77%) Grunt
10 8 (3.77%) Vagrant
11 7 (3.30%) PHPUnit
12 6 (2.83%) JMeter
13 5 (2.36%) Android Studio
13 5 (2.36%) Eclipse
13 5 (2.36%) Visual Studio
14 4 (1.89%) Gatling
14 4 (1.89%) Hudson
15 3 (1.42%) Mockito
16 2 (0.94%) Travis CI
General
1 8 (3.77%) Finance
2 7 (3.30%) Billing
3 4 (1.89%) Electronics
4 3 (1.42%) Marketing
5 2 (0.94%) German Language
5 2 (0.94%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.47%) Legal
Job Titles
1 103 (48.58%) Developer
2 36 (16.98%) Python Developer
3 31 (14.62%) DevOps Engineer
4 23 (10.85%) Java Developer
5 21 (9.91%) Scala Developer
6 15 (7.08%) PHP Developer
7 12 (5.66%) Software Engineer
8 11 (5.19%) Architect
9 10 (4.72%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 9 (4.25%) Administrator
10 9 (4.25%) AWS DevOps
10 9 (4.25%) Technical Leader
11 8 (3.77%) Linux Engineer
11 8 (3.77%) Tester
12 7 (3.30%) Automation Tester
12 7 (3.30%) Java Scala Developer
12 7 (3.30%) Technical Architect
12 7 (3.30%) WebOps Engineer
13 6 (2.83%) Software Development Engineer
13 6 (2.83%) Storage Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (41.98%) HTML
2 63 (29.72%) CSS
3 49 (23.11%) Django
4 46 (21.70%) HTML5
5 44 (20.75%) RESTful
5 44 (20.75%) Spring
6 36 (16.98%) JSON
7 32 (15.09%) Play Framework
8 27 (12.74%) CSS3
9 26 (12.26%) REST
10 23 (10.85%) XML
11 21 (9.91%) Symfony
12 17 (8.02%) Ajax
12 17 (8.02%) Guice
12 17 (8.02%) Ruby on Rails
12 17 (8.02%) Spring MVC
13 15 (7.08%) AngularJS
14 14 (6.60%) Web Services
15 11 (5.19%) Node.js
16 10 (4.72%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 11 (5.19%) Social Media
2 10 (4.72%) User Experience
3 9 (4.25%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (3.77%) Driving Licence
4 8 (3.77%) Tandem
5 7 (3.30%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (2.36%) Computer Science
6 5 (2.36%) NHS
6 5 (2.36%) Replication
7 2 (0.94%) Algorithms
7 2 (0.94%) Data Centre
7 2 (0.94%) VxBlock/Vblock
8 1 (0.47%) Clustering
8 1 (0.47%) Graphic Design
8 1 (0.47%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.47%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 128 (60.38%) Linux
2 30 (14.15%) Unix
3 25 (11.79%) Windows
4 19 (8.96%) Ubuntu
5 18 (8.49%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (5.19%) Mac OS X
7 6 (2.83%) Android
7 6 (2.83%) Embedded Linux
7 6 (2.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (2.36%) CentOS
8 5 (2.36%) CoreOS
9 4 (1.89%) Windows Embedded Compact
10 2 (0.94%) Windows Server
11 1 (0.47%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (53.30%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (30.66%) DevOps
3 48 (22.64%) Open Source
4 46 (21.70%) Continuous Integration
5 37 (17.45%) Configuration Management
6 36 (16.98%) MVC
7 33 (15.57%) Scrum
8 32 (15.09%) TDD
9 26 (12.26%) Software Engineering
10 21 (9.91%) Automated Testing
10 21 (9.91%) BDD
11 20 (9.43%) Responsive Web Design
11 20 (9.43%) Web Design
11 20 (9.43%) Web Development
12 19 (8.96%) Mentoring
13 14 (6.60%) Kanban
13 14 (6.60%) Microservices
13 14 (6.60%) OO
14 12 (5.66%) Continuous Deployment
14 12 (5.66%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 102 (48.11%) Java
2 89 (41.98%) Ruby
3 69 (32.55%) JavaScript
4 59 (27.83%) Scala
5 37 (17.45%) PHP
6 33 (15.57%) Bash Shell
7 25 (11.79%) SQL
8 24 (11.32%) C#
9 14 (6.60%) Go
10 10 (4.72%) C++
11 7 (3.30%) Shell Script
12 6 (2.83%) Perl
13 5 (2.36%) C
14 3 (1.42%) PowerShell
14 3 (1.42%) T-SQL
15 2 (0.94%) R
16 1 (0.47%) Clojure
16 1 (0.47%) F#
16 1 (0.47%) Groovy
16 1 (0.47%) Korn
Qualifications
1 10 (4.72%) Degree
2 4 (1.89%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.47%) AWS Certification
3 1 (0.47%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (0.47%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (0.47%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.47%) QA
1 1 (0.47%) SDET
System Software
1 22 (10.38%) Docker
2 13 (6.13%) HDFS
3 10 (4.72%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (3.77%) vSphere
5 7 (3.30%) Active Directory
5 7 (3.30%) Xen
5 7 (3.30%) XenServer
6 5 (2.36%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.47%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.47%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 80 (37.74%) Puppet
2 65 (30.66%) Opscode Chef
3 40 (18.87%) Ansible
4 17 (8.02%) Salt
5 16 (7.55%) Nagios
6 8 (3.77%) Hadoop YARN
6 8 (3.77%) ZABBIX
7 7 (3.30%) Kubernetes
8 5 (2.36%) Cobbler
9 2 (0.94%) Terraform
9 2 (0.94%) vRealize
10 1 (0.47%) Mesos
10 1 (0.47%) Packer
10 1 (0.47%) SCCM
10 1 (0.47%) SCOM
Vendors
1 31 (14.62%) Splunk
2 26 (12.26%) Google
3 15 (7.08%) Red Hat
3 15 (7.08%) SaltStack
3 15 (7.08%) VMware
4 14 (6.60%) Oracle
5 10 (4.72%) Rackspace
6 8 (3.77%) New Relic
7 7 (3.30%) Microsoft
7 7 (3.30%) Zend
8 6 (2.83%) Hortonworks
9 1 (0.47%) Cisco
9 1 (0.47%) EMC
9 1 (0.47%) EnterpriseDB
9 1 (0.47%) Infoblox
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