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 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 76 18 26
Rank change year-on-year
-58 +8
Contract jobs citing Python 35 73 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 3.07% 9.18% 7.74%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.07% 21.66% 16.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 57 28
Median daily rate £440 £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.36% +18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £323 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £635 £475
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
Tyne and Wear

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
495 337 220
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 43.42% 42.39% 47.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 353 232 145
Median daily rate £350 £470 £366
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.53% +28.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £308 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £560 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 8 7
Median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £21.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +75.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £29.20 £12.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £45.00 £49.00
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 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 28 September 2016.

Python Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for Python.

1 34 (57.63%) Linux
1 34 (57.63%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (50.85%) Puppet
3 27 (45.76%) Java
4 23 (38.98%) JavaScript
5 21 (35.59%) Windows
6 20 (33.90%) ITIL
6 20 (33.90%) Continuous Integration
7 19 (32.20%) PowerShell
7 19 (32.20%) SQL
7 19 (32.20%) HP
8 18 (30.51%) Ruby
9 17 (28.81%) Opscode Chef
9 17 (28.81%) DevOps
10 16 (27.12%) Jython
11 15 (25.42%) Security Cleared
12 14 (23.73%) Jenkins
12 14 (23.73%) Scrum
13 13 (22.03%) BMC
13 13 (22.03%) CA
13 13 (22.03%) Middleware
13 13 (22.03%) OO
13 13 (22.03%) SCOrch
14 12 (20.34%) SaltStack
14 12 (20.34%) Open Source
14 12 (20.34%) BladeLogic
14 12 (20.34%) JSON
14 12 (20.34%) Microsoft
14 12 (20.34%) Dell
14 12 (20.34%) Perl

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 10 (16.95%) Apache
2 7 (11.86%) Tomcat
3 5 (8.47%) Confluence
4 3 (5.08%) nginx
5 2 (3.39%) IIS
5 2 (3.39%) Jetty
5 2 (3.39%) Mongrel
5 2 (3.39%) OpenStack
5 2 (3.39%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (13.56%) IaaS
2 6 (10.17%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (8.47%) PaaS
3 5 (8.47%) SaaS
4 2 (3.39%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (3.39%) DigitalOcean
4 2 (3.39%) GitHub
4 2 (3.39%) Google Analytics
4 2 (3.39%) Google App Engine
4 2 (3.39%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (3.39%) Linode
5 1 (1.69%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (16.95%) TCP/IP
2 9 (15.25%) HTTP
3 7 (11.86%) Internet
4 5 (8.47%) Firewall
4 5 (8.47%) HTTPS
4 5 (8.47%) iSCSI
4 5 (8.47%) NAS
4 5 (8.47%) SAN
5 3 (5.08%) DHCP
5 3 (5.08%) DNS
6 2 (3.39%) FTP
6 2 (3.39%) IPsec
6 2 (3.39%) SNMP
6 2 (3.39%) SSL
7 1 (1.69%) Ethernet
7 1 (1.69%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.25%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.78%) MySQL
2 4 (6.78%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (5.08%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.39%) DataStage
4 2 (3.39%) IBM InfoSphere
4 2 (3.39%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.69%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.69%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.69%) Redis
5 1 (1.69%) TokuMX
Development Applications
1 14 (23.73%) Jenkins
2 11 (18.64%) JIRA
3 8 (13.56%) Travis CI
4 7 (11.86%) Cucumber
5 4 (6.78%) Git (software)
5 4 (6.78%) Selenium
5 4 (6.78%) Subversion
6 3 (5.08%) JUnit
7 2 (3.39%) GitLab
7 2 (3.39%) HP UFT
7 2 (3.39%) JMeter
7 2 (3.39%) LoadRunner
7 2 (3.39%) Vagrant
8 1 (1.69%) RSpec
8 1 (1.69%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (6.78%) Law
2 2 (3.39%) French Language
2 2 (3.39%) German Language
3 1 (1.69%) Finance
3 1 (1.69%) Games
3 1 (1.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (18.64%) Automation Engineer
1 11 (18.64%) Developer
2 7 (11.86%) WebOps Engineer
3 6 (10.17%) Administrator
3 6 (10.17%) Systems Administrator
4 5 (8.47%) Analyst
4 5 (8.47%) DevOps Engineer
4 5 (8.47%) Java Developer
5 4 (6.78%) Business Analyst
5 4 (6.78%) Cloud Engineer
5 4 (6.78%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 4 (6.78%) Technical Analyst
5 4 (6.78%) Technical Business Analyst
6 3 (5.08%) Cloud Automation Engineer
6 3 (5.08%) Linux Administrator
6 3 (5.08%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 3 (5.08%) Test Engineer
7 2 (3.39%) QA Engineer
7 2 (3.39%) QA Tester
7 2 (3.39%) Solutions Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (22.03%) Middleware
2 12 (20.34%) JSON
3 7 (11.86%) CSS
3 7 (11.86%) HTML
3 7 (11.86%) RESTful
3 7 (11.86%) XML
4 6 (10.17%) .NET
4 6 (10.17%) Ruby on Rails
5 5 (8.47%) Ajax
5 5 (8.47%) CSS3
5 5 (8.47%) Django
5 5 (8.47%) HTML5
5 5 (8.47%) REST
5 5 (8.47%) SOAP
5 5 (8.47%) Spring
5 5 (8.47%) Web Services
6 4 (6.78%) Guice
6 4 (6.78%) Spring MVC
7 2 (3.39%) ActiveMQ
7 2 (3.39%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.64%) Public Cloud
2 4 (6.78%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.39%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.39%) PKI
4 2 (3.39%) Replication
4 2 (3.39%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.69%) Clustering
5 1 (1.69%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 34 (57.63%) Linux
2 21 (35.59%) Windows
3 11 (18.64%) Unix
3 11 (18.64%) Windows Server
4 6 (10.17%) CentOS
5 5 (8.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (5.08%) AIX
6 3 (5.08%) HPUX
6 3 (5.08%) Solaris
7 2 (3.39%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.69%) Debian
8 1 (1.69%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (57.63%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (33.90%) Continuous Integration
2 20 (33.90%) ITIL
3 17 (28.81%) DevOps
4 14 (23.73%) Scrum
5 13 (22.03%) OO
6 12 (20.34%) Open Source
7 11 (18.64%) ITSM
8 9 (15.25%) Kanban
9 8 (13.56%) TDD
10 7 (11.86%) Software Distribution
10 7 (11.86%) Web Operations
11 6 (10.17%) Configuration Management
11 6 (10.17%) PRINCE2
11 6 (10.17%) Software Engineering
12 5 (8.47%) BDD
12 5 (8.47%) Front End Development
12 5 (8.47%) Problem Management
12 5 (8.47%) Project Management
12 5 (8.47%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 27 (45.76%) Java
2 23 (38.98%) JavaScript
3 19 (32.20%) PowerShell
3 19 (32.20%) SQL
4 18 (30.51%) Ruby
5 16 (27.12%) Jython
6 12 (20.34%) Perl
7 9 (15.25%) C#
7 9 (15.25%) C++
8 8 (13.56%) Bash Shell
9 7 (11.86%) PHP
10 5 (8.47%) Scala
11 4 (6.78%) Shell Script
12 2 (3.39%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (25.42%) Security Cleared
2 9 (15.25%) BPSS Clearance
3 8 (13.56%) SC Cleared
4 4 (6.78%) DV Cleared
5 3 (5.08%) Degree
6 1 (1.69%) CCNA
6 1 (1.69%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.69%) MCSE
6 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (13.56%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (5.08%) QA
3 1 (1.69%) SLA
3 1 (1.69%) WCAG
System Software
1 6 (10.17%) Active Directory
2 5 (8.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (6.78%) Xen
4 2 (3.39%) LXC
4 2 (3.39%) VirtualBox
5 1 (1.69%) Docker
5 1 (1.69%) Gluster
5 1 (1.69%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (1.69%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 30 (50.85%) Puppet
2 17 (28.81%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (22.03%) SCOrch
4 12 (20.34%) BladeLogic
5 11 (18.64%) HP Operations Orchestration
6 10 (16.95%) Ansible
7 6 (10.17%) ZABBIX
8 5 (8.47%) Nagios
9 3 (5.08%) OpenNMS
9 3 (5.08%) Zenoss
10 2 (3.39%) OVPA
11 1 (1.69%) Graphite
11 1 (1.69%) Graylog
11 1 (1.69%) HAProxy
11 1 (1.69%) Icinga
11 1 (1.69%) logstash
11 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 19 (32.20%) HP
2 13 (22.03%) BMC
2 13 (22.03%) CA
3 12 (20.34%) Dell
3 12 (20.34%) Microsoft
3 12 (20.34%) SaltStack
4 10 (16.95%) Oracle
5 8 (13.56%) Google
6 5 (8.47%) VMware
7 4 (6.78%) Rackspace
8 3 (5.08%) Red Hat
9 2 (3.39%) IBM
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