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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Python over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 30 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Python 11 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 3.24% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.59% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Average daily rate
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£483 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
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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
128 80 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 37.65% 38.65% 35.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 47 24
Average daily rate £333 £275 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.90% +4.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £500 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 9
Average hourly rate - £170.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +871.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.53 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.89% -4.21%

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Python across the Newcastle upon Tyne region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing Python also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Python.

1 70 (98.59%) Java
1 70 (98.59%) Ruby
2 68 (95.77%) Agile Software Development
3 67 (94.37%) Scala
4 50 (70.42%) HTML
5 43 (60.56%) RESTful
6 40 (56.34%) HTML5
7 39 (54.93%) JSON
8 38 (53.52%) C#
9 37 (52.11%) Linux
10 34 (47.89%) CSS
11 33 (46.48%) Mentoring
12 32 (45.07%) Scrum
13 30 (42.25%) Relational Database
14 28 (39.44%) Open Source
15 27 (38.03%) Web Development
16 26 (36.62%) Django
16 26 (36.62%) REST
17 25 (35.21%) CSS3
17 25 (35.21%) Ajax
18 21 (29.58%) Subversion
18 21 (29.58%) Git (software)
19 20 (28.17%) UNIX
19 20 (28.17%) Mac OS X
20 19 (26.76%) Automated Testing
21 18 (25.35%) Web Design
21 18 (25.35%) HTTP
21 18 (25.35%) Confluence
21 18 (25.35%) JIRA
21 18 (25.35%) Responsive Web Design

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing Python also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Python. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (25.35%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 18 (25.35%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (42.25%) Relational Database
2 15 (21.13%) MongoDB
2 15 (21.13%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 21 (29.58%) Subversion
1 21 (29.58%) Git (software)
2 18 (25.35%) JIRA
2 18 (25.35%) Jenkins
3 16 (22.54%) Selenium
4 4 (5.63%) JUnit
5 1 (1.41%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.41%) RSpec
5 1 (1.41%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (1.41%) Banking
Job Titles
1 44 (61.97%) Developer
2 21 (29.58%) Senior Developer
3 16 (22.54%) Architect
4 13 (18.31%) Solutions Architect
5 10 (14.08%) Digital Architect
5 10 (14.08%) Lead Solutions Architect
5 10 (14.08%) Lead Architect
6 8 (11.27%) ScrumMaster
7 7 (9.86%) Digital Solutions Architect
7 7 (9.86%) Scala Developer
8 6 (8.45%) Java Developer
9 5 (7.04%) Lead Developer
10 3 (4.23%) Web Developer
11 2 (2.82%) Senior Architect
11 2 (2.82%) Senior Digital Architect
12 1 (1.41%) Automation Specialist
12 1 (1.41%) Senior Web Developer
12 1 (1.41%) Test Specialist
12 1 (1.41%) Technical Solutions Architect
12 1 (1.41%) Senior Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (70.42%) HTML
2 43 (60.56%) RESTful
3 40 (56.34%) HTML5
4 39 (54.93%) JSON
5 34 (47.89%) CSS
6 26 (36.62%) Django
6 26 (36.62%) REST
7 25 (35.21%) CSS3
7 25 (35.21%) Ajax
8 17 (23.94%) Spring
9 4 (5.63%) Play Framework
10 3 (4.23%) Guice
10 3 (4.23%) Ruby on Rails
11 2 (2.82%) Spring MVC
12 1 (1.41%) JAX-RS
12 1 (1.41%) Hibernate
12 1 (1.41%) .NET
12 1 (1.41%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 28 (39.44%) Open Source
2 15 (21.13%) Visualisation
3 1 (1.41%) User Experience
3 1 (1.41%) Online Gambling
3 1 (1.41%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 37 (52.11%) Linux
2 20 (28.17%) UNIX
2 20 (28.17%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (95.77%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (46.48%) Mentoring
3 32 (45.07%) Scrum
4 27 (38.03%) Web Development
5 19 (26.76%) Automated Testing
6 18 (25.35%) Web Design
6 18 (25.35%) Responsive Web Design
7 17 (23.94%) Configuration Management
8 14 (19.72%) Continuous Integration
9 12 (16.90%) Continuous Improvement
10 11 (15.49%) Line Management
11 9 (12.68%) DevOps
12 5 (7.04%) TDD
13 3 (4.23%) Microservices
13 3 (4.23%) Service Delivery
13 3 (4.23%) Kanban
13 3 (4.23%) OWASP
14 2 (2.82%) MVC
14 2 (2.82%) Stakeholder Management
15 1 (1.41%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 70 (98.59%) Java
1 70 (98.59%) Ruby
2 67 (94.37%) Scala
3 38 (53.52%) C#
4 16 (22.54%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.41%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (2.82%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.41%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.41%) QA
Systems Management
1 14 (19.72%) Puppet
1 14 (19.72%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (4.23%) Google
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