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 28 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 37 - 37
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Python 2 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.71% - 1.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.04% - 3.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £425 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +21.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year
- +10.34%
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
98 128 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 35.00% 46.04% 45.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 75 52
Median daily rate £350 £315 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £387 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 19
Median hourly rate £40.00 £8.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+400.00% -78.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +11.42%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 28 September 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%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (50.00%) Django
2 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) IaaS
2 2 (50.00%) Docker
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (50.00%) Go
3 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (25.00%) HAProxy
3 1 (25.00%) Front End Development
3 1 (25.00%) Consul
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Deployment
3 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (25.00%) Kafka
3 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) Node.js
3 1 (25.00%) REST
3 1 (25.00%) CSS3
3 1 (25.00%) Digital Media
3 1 (25.00%) AMQP
3 1 (25.00%) nginx
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) IaaS
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (25.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) AMQP
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
1 1 (25.00%) HTTP
1 1 (25.00%) Network Security
1 1 (25.00%) SSL
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Platform Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Django Developer
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%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) NoSQL Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Python Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Python/Django Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior C# Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) Django
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (25.00%) CSS3
2 1 (25.00%) HTML5
2 1 (25.00%) JSON
2 1 (25.00%) Kafka
2 1 (25.00%) Node.js
2 1 (25.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Digital Media
1 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Mac OS X
2 1 (25.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Deployment
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) Go
2 2 (50.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Consul
1 1 (25.00%) HAProxy
1 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef