The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Python over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 27 25 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs citing Python 5 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 2.38% 0.93% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.88% 2.47% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Median daily rate £400 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £395 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.59% +12.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £39.25 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-1.27% +30.83%
Python
South East

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

Programming Languages Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
85 81 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 40.48% 37.85% 30.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 46 37
Median daily rate £360 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £398 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 6
Median hourly rate £45.00 £28.13 £42.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -34.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £28.13 £40.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £47.50 £46.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Python
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Python Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

Python
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Python Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for Python.

1 4 (57.14%) SQL
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
1 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
2 3 (42.86%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) Red Hat
2 3 (42.86%) DevOps
3 2 (28.57%) Big Data
3 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
3 2 (28.57%) Statistics
3 2 (28.57%) VMware
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) Web Services
3 2 (28.57%) Unix
3 2 (28.57%) Data Mining
3 2 (28.57%) Ruby
3 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
3 2 (28.57%) Puppet
3 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (28.57%) Machine Learning
3 2 (28.57%) OpenStack
4 1 (14.29%) Mahout
4 1 (14.29%) iSCSI
4 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
4 1 (14.29%) CentOS
4 1 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
4 1 (14.29%) Apache Hive

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex 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 2 (28.57%) OpenStack
2 1 (14.29%) Apache Spark
2 1 (14.29%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (14.29%) Engine Yard
1 1 (14.29%) GitHub
1 1 (14.29%) Heroku
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (14.29%) OpenShift
1 1 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) FCoE
1 1 (14.29%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (14.29%) HTTP
1 1 (14.29%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Big Data
1 2 (28.57%) Data Mining
1 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
2 1 (14.29%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (14.29%) Apache Hive
2 1 (14.29%) Hadoop
2 1 (14.29%) HBase
2 1 (14.29%) Mahout
2 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 1 (14.29%) Subversion
2 1 (14.29%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Software Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Cassandra Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Data Scientist
3 1 (14.29%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 1 (14.29%) PowerShell Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Test Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Test Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Web Services
2 1 (14.29%) Cascading
2 1 (14.29%) ELK Stack
2 1 (14.29%) MCollective
2 1 (14.29%) RESTful
2 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Statistics
2 1 (14.29%) Algorithms
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Clustering
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 1 (14.29%) Device Driver
2 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
2 1 (14.29%) Neural Network
2 1 (14.29%) Physics
2 1 (14.29%) Social Network
2 1 (14.29%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Unix
3 1 (14.29%) CentOS
3 1 (14.29%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
2 3 (42.86%) DevOps
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (28.57%) Machine Learning
4 1 (14.29%) Analytics
4 1 (14.29%) BDD
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Data Visualisation
4 1 (14.29%) Matrix Organization
4 1 (14.29%) Microservices
4 1 (14.29%) OO
4 1 (14.29%) OOP
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (14.29%) SDLC
4 1 (14.29%) SOLID
4 1 (14.29%) TDD
4 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
4 1 (14.29%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) Ruby
4 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
4 1 (14.29%) C++
4 1 (14.29%) MATLAB
4 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
4 1 (14.29%) R
4 1 (14.29%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) AWS Certification
2 1 (14.29%) PhD
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
2 1 (14.29%) KVM
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Puppet
2 1 (14.29%) Ansible
2 1 (14.29%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (14.29%) Cobbler
2 1 (14.29%) Graphite
2 1 (14.29%) Kibana
2 1 (14.29%) logstash
2 1 (14.29%) Nagios
2 1 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (14.29%) StatsD
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Red Hat
2 2 (28.57%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) BMC
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle
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