The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Python over the 3 months to 2 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 37 43 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Contract jobs citing Python 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.71% 0.28% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.63% 0.66% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £250 - -
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 £35.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
Python
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Leicestershire region.

Programming Languages Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
123 151 160
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 43.93% 42.78% 45.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 98 82
Median daily rate £300 £300 £300
90% offered a daily rate of more than £173 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 31
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leicestershire region citing Python as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Python
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Python across the Leicestershire region.

Python Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Python
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Python across the Leicestershire region.

Python Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Python
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Python within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester - 2 £250 -
Python
East Midlands

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 2 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for Python.

1 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) OOD
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) Perl
2 2 (50.00%) OO
2 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) Ruby
2 2 (50.00%) JSON
2 2 (50.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (50.00%) PaaS
2 2 (50.00%) High Availability
2 2 (50.00%) BDD
2 2 (50.00%) IaaS
3 1 (25.00%) C
3 1 (25.00%) Data Structures

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (50.00%) IaaS
1 2 (50.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Bluetooth
1 1 (25.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (25.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Software Developer
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (50.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 2 (50.00%) C# Software Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C Software Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Electronics Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Embedded C Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Embedded C Software Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Embedded Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Embedded Java Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (25.00%) HTML CSS Developer
3 1 (25.00%) HTML Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Java Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) CSS
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (50.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) JSON
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (25.00%) CSS3
3 1 (25.00%) Django
3 1 (25.00%) HTML5
3 1 (25.00%) Middleware
3 1 (25.00%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (25.00%) Data Structures
1 1 (25.00%) Digital Media
1 1 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Android
1 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) BDD
1 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (50.00%) High Availability
1 2 (50.00%) MVC
1 2 (50.00%) OO
1 2 (50.00%) OOD
1 2 (50.00%) Scrum
1 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) UML
2 1 (25.00%) Validation
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) Perl
2 2 (50.00%) Ruby
3 1 (25.00%) C
3 1 (25.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft