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 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 32 26 50
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +24
Contract jobs citing Python 81 84 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 5.37% 6.34% 3.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.02% 13.13% 6.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 54 24
Median daily rate £475 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.15% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £247 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £670 £412 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £9.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -
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
735 640 596
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 48.77% 48.30% 51.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 549 442 428
Median daily rate £400 £340 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 8
Median hourly rate £11.00 £35.00 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-68.57% +20.68%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.09%

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 5 May 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 5 May 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.

1 110 (70.06%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (50.96%) Java
3 79 (50.32%) JavaScript
4 74 (47.13%) Linux
5 73 (46.50%) Ruby
6 43 (27.39%) DevOps
7 41 (26.11%) Puppet
8 38 (24.20%) C++
9 35 (22.29%) Perl
10 34 (21.66%) Bash Shell
11 31 (19.75%) JIRA
11 31 (19.75%) C#
12 30 (19.11%) PHP
12 30 (19.11%) Opscode Chef
13 28 (17.83%) .NET
14 26 (16.56%) Amazon AWS
14 26 (16.56%) Jenkins
15 23 (14.65%) Unix
16 22 (14.01%) Red Hat
16 22 (14.01%) Selenium
16 22 (14.01%) Git (software)
16 22 (14.01%) High Availability
16 22 (14.01%) Analytical Skills
17 21 (13.38%) Open Source
17 21 (13.38%) Confluence
17 21 (13.38%) Shell Script
17 21 (13.38%) Games
17 21 (13.38%) Maven
18 20 (12.74%) Scrum
18 20 (12.74%) Scala

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 21 (13.38%) Confluence
2 14 (8.92%) OpenStack
3 9 (5.73%) Skype for Business
4 8 (5.10%) Node.js
5 5 (3.18%) Apache
6 4 (2.55%) Apache Spark
7 3 (1.91%) CloudStack
8 1 (0.64%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.64%) CMS
8 1 (0.64%) Drupal
8 1 (0.64%) Joomla!
8 1 (0.64%) nginx
8 1 (0.64%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.64%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.64%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.64%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.64%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 26 (16.56%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (5.10%) Office 365
3 6 (3.82%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (3.82%) PaaS
4 5 (3.18%) IaaS
4 5 (3.18%) SaaS
5 2 (1.27%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.64%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.64%) GitHub
6 1 (0.64%) Google App Engine
6 1 (0.64%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.37%) Internet
2 8 (5.10%) Skype
3 7 (4.46%) SNMP
4 5 (3.18%) NAS
4 5 (3.18%) SAN
5 4 (2.55%) DSL
6 3 (1.91%) DNS
7 2 (1.27%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (7.01%) Hadoop
2 10 (6.37%) MongoDB
3 7 (4.46%) Big Data
3 7 (4.46%) NoSQL
4 6 (3.82%) Oracle Database
5 5 (3.18%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (3.18%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (2.55%) HBase
6 4 (2.55%) MySQL
6 4 (2.55%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.27%) Informix
7 2 (1.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 31 (19.75%) JIRA
2 26 (16.56%) Jenkins
3 22 (14.01%) Git (software)
3 22 (14.01%) Selenium
4 21 (13.38%) Maven
5 18 (11.46%) Cucumber
6 15 (9.55%) Ant
7 14 (8.92%) JMeter
8 12 (7.64%) LoadRunner
9 11 (7.01%) Appium
9 11 (7.01%) Mocha
9 11 (7.01%) SonarQube
10 7 (4.46%) HP UFT
11 6 (3.82%) Gatling
11 6 (3.82%) SilkPerformer
11 6 (3.82%) Subversion
11 6 (3.82%) The Grinder
11 6 (3.82%) Visual Studio
11 6 (3.82%) VisualVM
11 6 (3.82%) YourKit
General
1 21 (13.38%) Games
2 17 (10.83%) Finance
3 8 (5.10%) Retail
4 5 (3.18%) Law
5 2 (1.27%) Banking
5 2 (1.27%) Marketing
6 1 (0.64%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 62 (39.49%) Developer
2 26 (16.56%) Architect
3 25 (15.92%) DevOps Engineer
4 24 (15.29%) Python Developer
5 23 (14.65%) Technical Architect
6 20 (12.74%) Java Developer
7 11 (7.01%) JavaScript Developer
7 11 (7.01%) PHP Developer
8 10 (6.37%) Linux Engineer
9 8 (5.10%) Integration Engineer
9 8 (5.10%) Java Engineer
9 8 (5.10%) Ruby Engineer
9 8 (5.10%) Splunk Engineer
10 7 (4.46%) Analyst
10 7 (4.46%) Ruby Developer
10 7 (4.46%) Test Analyst
10 7 (4.46%) Test Engineer
10 7 (4.46%) Test Leader
11 6 (3.82%) Performance Analyst
11 6 (3.82%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (17.83%) .NET
2 18 (11.46%) RabbitMQ
3 16 (10.19%) HTML
4 13 (8.28%) AngularJS
5 11 (7.01%) Spring
5 11 (7.01%) YAML
6 10 (6.37%) CSS
7 8 (5.10%) HTML5
8 7 (4.46%) Web Services
9 6 (3.82%) Hibernate
10 5 (3.18%) jQuery
10 5 (3.18%) JSON
10 5 (3.18%) REST
10 5 (3.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 5 (3.18%) XML
11 4 (2.55%) Kafka
11 4 (2.55%) Samza
11 4 (2.55%) Spark Streaming
11 4 (2.55%) SparkR
11 4 (2.55%) Web Services Management
Miscellaneous
1 22 (14.01%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (5.73%) Visualisation
3 7 (4.46%) PKI
3 7 (4.46%) User Experience
4 2 (1.27%) Clustering
4 2 (1.27%) Data Integration
4 2 (1.27%) IBM XIV
4 2 (1.27%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.27%) Reference Data
4 2 (1.27%) Social Media
5 1 (0.64%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.64%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.64%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.64%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.64%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 74 (47.13%) Linux
2 23 (14.65%) Unix
3 14 (8.92%) Windows
4 9 (5.73%) Mac OS X
5 7 (4.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.27%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.64%) Android
7 1 (0.64%) CentOS
7 1 (0.64%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.64%) SUSE
7 1 (0.64%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (70.06%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (27.39%) DevOps
3 22 (14.01%) High Availability
4 21 (13.38%) Open Source
5 20 (12.74%) Scrum
6 13 (8.28%) Configuration Management
6 13 (8.28%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (8.28%) Non-Functional Testing
6 13 (8.28%) SOA
7 12 (7.64%) Project Management
7 12 (7.64%) TDD
8 9 (5.73%) Migration
9 8 (5.10%) API Integration
9 8 (5.10%) Information Security
10 7 (4.46%) Continuous Delivery
10 7 (4.46%) Functional Testing
10 7 (4.46%) ITIL
10 7 (4.46%) Network Monitoring
10 7 (4.46%) Release Management
10 7 (4.46%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 80 (50.96%) Java
2 79 (50.32%) JavaScript
3 73 (46.50%) Ruby
4 38 (24.20%) C++
5 35 (22.29%) Perl
6 34 (21.66%) Bash Shell
7 31 (19.75%) C#
8 30 (19.11%) PHP
9 21 (13.38%) Shell Script
10 20 (12.74%) Scala
11 10 (6.37%) R
12 9 (5.73%) C
13 6 (3.82%) CoffeeScript
13 6 (3.82%) VBA
13 6 (3.82%) VBScript
14 4 (2.55%) HiveQL
15 3 (1.91%) SQL
16 2 (1.27%) Go
16 2 (1.27%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (6.37%) Security Cleared
2 6 (3.82%) Degree
3 3 (1.91%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (1.27%) APMP
4 2 (1.27%) BC Cleared
4 2 (1.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.64%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (10.19%) QA
2 7 (4.46%) Disclosure Scotland
3 4 (2.55%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.64%) WCAG
System Software
1 17 (10.83%) vSphere
2 8 (5.10%) Docker
3 6 (3.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (3.82%) Xen
4 3 (1.91%) KVM
4 3 (1.91%) XenServer
5 1 (0.64%) Firmware
5 1 (0.64%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.64%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 41 (26.11%) Puppet
2 30 (19.11%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (5.73%) Cobbler
4 5 (3.18%) Ansible
4 5 (3.18%) StatsD
4 5 (3.18%) Tivoli
5 4 (2.55%) logstash
5 4 (2.55%) Mesos
6 2 (1.27%) Cacti
6 2 (1.27%) Grafana
6 2 (1.27%) Graphite
6 2 (1.27%) HP Operations Orchestration
6 2 (1.27%) Nagios
6 2 (1.27%) Opsview
6 2 (1.27%) Red Hat Satellite
6 2 (1.27%) Salt
7 1 (0.64%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.64%) Terraform
Vendors
1 22 (14.01%) Red Hat
2 18 (11.46%) Oracle
3 14 (8.92%) VMware
4 12 (7.64%) Splunk
5 11 (7.01%) Atlassian
6 10 (6.37%) HP
7 8 (5.10%) IBM
8 6 (3.82%) AppDynamics
8 6 (3.82%) Cisco
8 6 (3.82%) Citrix
8 6 (3.82%) Dynatrace
8 6 (3.82%) F5
8 6 (3.82%) New Relic
9 5 (3.18%) Apigee
9 5 (3.18%) Mashery
9 5 (3.18%) Tableau
9 5 (3.18%) Teradata
10 4 (2.55%) CA
10 4 (2.55%) TIBCO
11 3 (1.91%) Microsoft
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Rate: £Market
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