The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT contracts advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Python over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Python
Tyne and Wear / Newcastle upon Tyne
Rank 45 29 36
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +7
Contract jobs citing Python 37 38 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 5.54% 5.82% 1.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.86% 13.52% 3.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 15 5
Median daily rate £375 £550 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.81% +48.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £413 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £770 £471
UK excluding London median daily rate £445 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+11.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.38 £38.75
% change year-on-year
+1.58% +1.61%

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

Programming Languages Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
267 281 133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 39.97% 43.03% 40.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 196 178 98
Median daily rate £350 £375 £347
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £550 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 4 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 £19.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+105.12% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +12.67%

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Python
Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Python Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Python
Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Python across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017.

Python Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for Python.

1 48 (72.73%) Ruby
2 39 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (59.09%) Scala
3 34 (51.52%) Java
3 34 (51.52%) Jenkins
4 27 (40.91%) Automated Testing
5 26 (39.39%) Selenium
5 26 (39.39%) Linux
6 25 (37.88%) C#
7 24 (36.36%) Puppet
8 22 (33.33%) Open Source
8 22 (33.33%) JUnit
9 21 (31.82%) CSS
9 21 (31.82%) HTML
9 21 (31.82%) Configuration Management
10 20 (30.30%) Django
11 19 (28.79%) Spring
11 19 (28.79%) JSON
11 19 (28.79%) JIRA
11 19 (28.79%) TDD
11 19 (28.79%) Ajax
11 19 (28.79%) REST
12 18 (27.27%) CSS3
12 18 (27.27%) Confluence
12 18 (27.27%) HTML5
12 18 (27.27%) JavaScript
13 17 (25.76%) ITIL
13 17 (25.76%) CA
14 16 (24.24%) SQL
14 16 (24.24%) Test Scripting

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 18 (27.27%) Confluence
2 1 (1.52%) Apache
2 1 (1.52%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (1.52%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.58%) IaaS
1 5 (7.58%) PaaS
1 5 (7.58%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (21.21%) HTTP
2 5 (7.58%) Firewall
2 5 (7.58%) HTTPS
2 5 (7.58%) iSCSI
2 5 (7.58%) NAS
2 5 (7.58%) SAN
3 2 (3.03%) SNMP
4 1 (1.52%) Internet
4 1 (1.52%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 9 (13.64%) Apache Cassandra
2 9 (13.64%) MongoDB
2 9 (13.64%) MySQL
2 9 (13.64%) NoSQL
2 9 (13.64%) Oracle Database
2 9 (13.64%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (12.12%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 34 (51.52%) Jenkins
2 26 (39.39%) Selenium
3 22 (33.33%) JUnit
4 19 (28.79%) JIRA
5 16 (24.24%) Cucumber
6 14 (21.21%) RSpec
6 14 (21.21%) WebDriver
7 10 (15.15%) Git (software)
8 9 (13.64%) Subversion
9 2 (3.03%) HP UFT
9 2 (3.03%) JMeter
9 2 (3.03%) LoadRunner
10 1 (1.52%) Travis CI
General
1 3 (4.55%) Games
2 1 (1.52%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (28.79%) Developer
2 14 (21.21%) Tester
3 12 (18.18%) Automation Tester
4 11 (16.67%) Automation Engineer
5 10 (15.15%) Agile Tester
5 10 (15.15%) Selenium Automation Tester
5 10 (15.15%) Selenium Tester
6 9 (13.64%) Architect
6 9 (13.64%) Scala Developer
6 9 (13.64%) Solutions Architect
7 7 (10.61%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 6 (9.09%) Test Engineer
9 5 (7.58%) Applications Support
10 4 (6.06%) Analyst
10 4 (6.06%) Lead Architect
10 4 (6.06%) Lead Solutions Architect
10 4 (6.06%) Senior Applications Support
10 4 (6.06%) Test Automation Engineer
11 3 (4.55%) Cloud Automation Engineer
11 3 (4.55%) QA Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (31.82%) CSS
1 21 (31.82%) HTML
2 20 (30.30%) Django
3 19 (28.79%) Ajax
3 19 (28.79%) JSON
3 19 (28.79%) REST
3 19 (28.79%) Spring
4 18 (27.27%) CSS3
4 18 (27.27%) HTML5
5 13 (19.70%) Middleware
6 12 (18.18%) RESTful
7 11 (16.67%) Play Framework
8 10 (15.15%) Gherkin
8 10 (15.15%) Guice
8 10 (15.15%) Ruby on Rails
9 9 (13.64%) SOAP
9 9 (13.64%) Web Services
10 7 (10.61%) Spring MVC
11 4 (6.06%) .NET
12 1 (1.52%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.67%) Smartphone
2 10 (15.15%) Public Cloud
3 7 (10.61%) User Experience
4 3 (4.55%) Mainframe
5 2 (3.03%) PKI
5 2 (3.03%) Replication
6 1 (1.52%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 26 (39.39%) Linux
2 11 (16.67%) Windows
3 5 (7.58%) Windows Server
4 4 (6.06%) Unix
5 3 (4.55%) Mac OS X
5 3 (4.55%) MVS
6 2 (3.03%) VME
7 1 (1.52%) Android
7 1 (1.52%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.52%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (40.91%) Automated Testing
3 22 (33.33%) Open Source
4 21 (31.82%) Configuration Management
5 19 (28.79%) TDD
6 17 (25.76%) ITIL
7 16 (24.24%) Test Scripting
8 15 (22.73%) Test Automation
9 14 (21.21%) Automation Testing
9 14 (21.21%) Defect Tracking
9 14 (21.21%) Scrum
9 14 (21.21%) Web Testing
10 13 (19.70%) ITSM
10 13 (19.70%) Web Development
11 12 (18.18%) OWASP
12 9 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
12 9 (13.64%) OO
12 9 (13.64%) Responsive Web Design
12 9 (13.64%) Web Design
13 7 (10.61%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 48 (72.73%) Ruby
2 39 (59.09%) Scala
3 34 (51.52%) Java
4 25 (37.88%) C#
5 18 (27.27%) JavaScript
6 16 (24.24%) SQL
7 15 (22.73%) PowerShell
8 14 (21.21%) Jython
9 9 (13.64%) Perl
10 6 (9.09%) C
11 2 (3.03%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (13.64%) Security Cleared
2 6 (9.09%) SC Cleared
3 5 (7.58%) DV Cleared
4 4 (6.06%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.52%) CISSP
5 1 (1.52%) SANS
5 1 (1.52%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.55%) QA
1 3 (4.55%) WCAG
2 1 (1.52%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.52%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 9 (13.64%) Docker
1 9 (13.64%) LXC
2 6 (9.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 24 (36.36%) Puppet
2 14 (21.21%) Opscode Chef
2 14 (21.21%) SCOrch
3 13 (19.70%) BladeLogic
4 11 (16.67%) HP Operations Orchestration
5 1 (1.52%) Ansible
Vendors
1 17 (25.76%) CA
2 14 (21.21%) BMC
2 14 (21.21%) HP
3 13 (19.70%) Dell
4 10 (15.15%) Google
4 10 (15.15%) Oracle
5 7 (10.61%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.52%) SaltStack
6 1 (1.52%) ServiceNow
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Experis Ltd
Rate: £490.00 - £540.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago