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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 29 50 62
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +12
Contract jobs citing Python 72 30 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 6.12% 2.86% 0.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.84% 6.19% 1.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 24 4
Average daily rate
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£350 £320 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £41.75
% change year-on-year
- -4.19%
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
608 485 248
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 51.66% 46.19% 33.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 416 346 133
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 £229 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 6
Average hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+55.55% +66.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £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 27 March 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 27 March 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.

1 112 (68.29%) Linux
2 105 (64.02%) Ruby
3 100 (60.98%) Agile Software Development
4 97 (59.15%) DevOps
5 95 (57.93%) Puppet
6 87 (53.05%) Opscode Chef
7 80 (48.78%) Bash Shell
8 73 (44.51%) Configuration Management
9 62 (37.80%) PHP
10 53 (32.32%) SQL
11 51 (31.10%) Java
12 43 (26.22%) Apache
13 42 (25.61%) Continuous Integration
14 41 (25.00%) MongoDB
15 38 (23.17%) OpenStack
16 34 (20.73%) Splunk
16 34 (20.73%) UNIX
17 32 (19.51%) Oracle
18 30 (18.29%) Software Engineering
19 27 (16.46%) MySQL
20 26 (15.85%) Open Source
20 26 (15.85%) Amazon AWS
21 25 (15.24%) Shell Script
21 25 (15.24%) Graphite
22 24 (14.63%) Cobbler
23 23 (14.02%) Riak
23 23 (14.02%) NoSQL
23 23 (14.02%) Git (software)
24 22 (13.41%) Tivoli
24 22 (13.41%) C++

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 43 (26.22%) Apache
2 38 (23.17%) OpenStack
3 20 (12.20%) Node.js
4 6 (3.66%) Apache ServiceMix
5 4 (2.44%) nginx
5 4 (2.44%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.61%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.61%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.61%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 26 (15.85%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (11.59%) Amazon EC2
3 8 (4.88%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (3.05%) Route 53
4 5 (3.05%) Amazon S3
4 5 (3.05%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 3 (1.83%) SaaS
6 2 (1.22%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (1.22%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (0.61%) IaaS
7 1 (0.61%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.10%) Internet
2 8 (4.88%) DNS
3 7 (4.27%) TCP/IP
4 6 (3.66%) Firewall
4 6 (3.66%) SSL
5 4 (2.44%) SAN
6 3 (1.83%) DHCP
6 3 (1.83%) HTTP
6 3 (1.83%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (0.61%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (25.00%) MongoDB
2 27 (16.46%) MySQL
3 23 (14.02%) NoSQL
3 23 (14.02%) Riak
4 19 (11.59%) Redis
5 18 (10.98%) CouchDB
5 18 (10.98%) Hypertable
6 17 (10.37%) PostgreSQL
7 12 (7.32%) Relational Database
8 11 (6.71%) RDBMS
8 11 (6.71%) Couchbase
9 10 (6.10%) SimpleDB
10 7 (4.27%) Pentaho
11 5 (3.05%) Amazon RDS
12 1 (0.61%) Hadoop
12 1 (0.61%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 23 (14.02%) Git (software)
2 18 (10.98%) Fiddler
3 12 (7.32%) Jenkins
4 10 (6.10%) Subversion
5 9 (5.49%) Eclipse
6 6 (3.66%) JMeter
6 6 (3.66%) JUnit
6 6 (3.66%) QUnit
7 5 (3.05%) JIRA
7 5 (3.05%) NetBeans
8 4 (2.44%) Maven
9 2 (1.22%) PHPUnit
10 1 (0.61%) Hudson
10 1 (0.61%) Selenium
General
1 6 (3.66%) Telecoms
2 4 (2.44%) Law
3 2 (1.22%) Finance
4 1 (0.61%) Banking
4 1 (0.61%) Retail
Job Titles
1 70 (42.68%) DevOps Engineer
2 31 (18.90%) Developer
3 17 (10.37%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 10 (6.10%) Software Engineer
4 10 (6.10%) Systems Engineer
5 9 (5.49%) Architect
6 8 (4.88%) Analyst
6 8 (4.88%) Java Developer
7 7 (4.27%) 2nd Line Support
8 6 (3.66%) Senior Developer
8 6 (3.66%) Software Developer
9 5 (3.05%) Cloud Engineer
10 4 (2.44%) Digital Architect
10 4 (2.44%) Python Developer
10 4 (2.44%) Linux Engineer
10 4 (2.44%) Programmer
10 4 (2.44%) Support Analyst
10 4 (2.44%) Release Manager
11 3 (1.83%) Delivery Manager
11 3 (1.83%) Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (7.93%) J2EE
2 12 (7.32%) Web Services
3 11 (6.71%) XML
4 10 (6.10%) Hibernate
5 9 (5.49%) HTML
5 9 (5.49%) jQuery
6 8 (4.88%) REST
6 8 (4.88%) CSS
6 8 (4.88%) Servlets
7 7 (4.27%) .NET
7 7 (4.27%) JRules
7 7 (4.27%) JPA
7 7 (4.27%) Drools
7 7 (4.27%) Ajax
7 7 (4.27%) Mustache
8 6 (3.66%) Apache Camel
8 6 (3.66%) LAMP
8 6 (3.66%) JSON
8 6 (3.66%) ActiveMQ
9 5 (3.05%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 26 (15.85%) Open Source
2 20 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (8.54%) Client/Server
4 6 (3.66%) Smartcard
4 6 (3.66%) PKI
5 5 (3.05%) Chemistry
5 5 (3.05%) Life Science
5 5 (3.05%) NHS
5 5 (3.05%) Clustering
5 5 (3.05%) Visualisation
6 3 (1.83%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.83%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.83%) User Experience
6 3 (1.83%) Thin Client
6 3 (1.83%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.61%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.61%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.61%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 112 (68.29%) Linux
2 34 (20.73%) UNIX
3 17 (10.37%) CentOS
4 12 (7.32%) Ubuntu
4 12 (7.32%) Windows
5 7 (4.27%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (4.27%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (3.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (1.83%) Windows XP
8 2 (1.22%) Mac OS X
8 2 (1.22%) Debian
9 1 (0.61%) Fedora
9 1 (0.61%) SUSE
9 1 (0.61%) Solaris
9 1 (0.61%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.61%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (60.98%) Agile Software Development
2 97 (59.15%) DevOps
3 73 (44.51%) Configuration Management
4 42 (25.61%) Continuous Integration
5 30 (18.29%) Software Engineering
6 19 (11.59%) TDD
7 12 (7.32%) Workflow
8 11 (6.71%) Scrum
8 11 (6.71%) Load Balancing
8 11 (6.71%) Service Management
8 11 (6.71%) Unit Testing
9 10 (6.10%) Automated Testing
10 9 (5.49%) MVC
10 9 (5.49%) OOP
11 8 (4.88%) OO
12 7 (4.27%) Project Management
12 7 (4.27%) Incident Management
13 6 (3.66%) Kanban
14 5 (3.05%) Release Management
14 5 (3.05%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 105 (64.02%) Ruby
2 80 (48.78%) Bash Shell
3 62 (37.80%) PHP
4 53 (32.32%) SQL
5 51 (31.10%) Java
6 25 (15.24%) Shell Script
7 22 (13.41%) C++
8 21 (12.80%) Perl
9 20 (12.20%) JavaScript
9 20 (12.20%) C
9 20 (12.20%) C#
10 5 (3.05%) Groovy
11 2 (1.22%) Scala
12 1 (0.61%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.61%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (5.49%) Security Cleared
2 4 (2.44%) Degree
3 2 (1.22%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.61%) QA
System Software
1 17 (10.37%) VMware Infrastructure
1 17 (10.37%) QEMU
1 17 (10.37%) KVM
2 3 (1.83%) VMware Server
3 1 (0.61%) Xen
3 1 (0.61%) XenServer
3 1 (0.61%) vSphere
3 1 (0.61%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 95 (57.93%) Puppet
2 87 (53.05%) Opscode Chef
3 25 (15.24%) Graphite
4 24 (14.63%) Cobbler
5 22 (13.41%) Tivoli
6 20 (12.20%) Nagios
7 18 (10.98%) CFEngine
7 18 (10.98%) Ansible
8 12 (7.32%) Salt
9 7 (4.27%) OpenIDM
10 4 (2.44%) HAProxy
11 1 (0.61%) Opsview
Vendors
1 34 (20.73%) Splunk
2 32 (19.51%) Oracle
3 21 (12.80%) VMware
4 18 (10.98%) SaltStack
5 16 (9.76%) Red Hat
6 14 (8.54%) Rackspace
7 6 (3.66%) Cisco
8 4 (2.44%) Microsoft
9 2 (1.22%) Percona
10 1 (0.61%) Zend
10 1 (0.61%) Riverbed
10 1 (0.61%) EnterpriseDB
10 1 (0.61%) Tealeaf
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