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 22 August 2014 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 27 21 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Contract jobs citing Python 19 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 4.90% 1.16% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.38% 5.13% -
Number of daily rates quoted 14 2 0
Average daily rate
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£405 £205 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+97.56% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -7.14%
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
183 39 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 47.16% 22.54% 31.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 24 58
Average daily rate £361 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.15% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £395 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 2
Average hourly rate £23.88 - £16.64
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

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
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 22 August 2014.

Python Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 24 (96.00%) Java
1 24 (96.00%) Ruby
2 20 (80.00%) Scala
3 19 (76.00%) C#
4 14 (56.00%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (48.00%) Ajax
5 12 (48.00%) CSS
5 12 (48.00%) HTML
5 12 (48.00%) HTML5
5 12 (48.00%) REST
5 12 (48.00%) CSS3
6 11 (44.00%) Automated Testing
6 11 (44.00%) JSON
7 8 (32.00%) RESTful
8 6 (24.00%) Scrum
9 5 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (16.00%) Jenkins
10 4 (16.00%) JUnit
11 3 (12.00%) Games
11 3 (12.00%) TDD
11 3 (12.00%) Cucumber
11 3 (12.00%) Selenium
11 3 (12.00%) Test Automation
11 3 (12.00%) WebDriver
11 3 (12.00%) Open Source
12 2 (8.00%) RSpec
12 2 (8.00%) Web Testing
12 2 (8.00%) Test Scripting
12 2 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
12 2 (8.00%) Automation Testing

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (16.00%) JUnit
2 3 (12.00%) Cucumber
2 3 (12.00%) Selenium
2 3 (12.00%) WebDriver
3 2 (8.00%) RSpec
4 1 (4.00%) Subversion
4 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (12.00%) Games
2 1 (4.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 19 (76.00%) Developer
2 8 (32.00%) Senior Developer
3 2 (8.00%) Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) Test Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) Web Developer
4 1 (4.00%) Architect
4 1 (4.00%) Data Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) Test Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Test Specialist
4 1 (4.00%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Scala Developer
4 1 (4.00%) Automation Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) Automation Specialist
4 1 (4.00%) Front-End Developer
4 1 (4.00%) Test Automation Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (48.00%) Ajax
1 12 (48.00%) CSS
1 12 (48.00%) HTML
1 12 (48.00%) HTML5
1 12 (48.00%) REST
1 12 (48.00%) CSS3
2 11 (44.00%) JSON
3 8 (32.00%) RESTful
4 1 (4.00%) .NET
4 1 (4.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (56.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (44.00%) Automated Testing
3 6 (24.00%) Scrum
4 5 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (12.00%) TDD
5 3 (12.00%) Test Automation
6 2 (8.00%) Web Testing
6 2 (8.00%) Test Scripting
6 2 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (8.00%) Automation Testing
6 2 (8.00%) DevOps
6 2 (8.00%) Software Testing
6 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (4.00%) Configuration Management
7 1 (4.00%) Project Management
7 1 (4.00%) Web Design
7 1 (4.00%) Web Development
7 1 (4.00%) User Stories
7 1 (4.00%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (4.00%) Agile Project Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (96.00%) Java
1 24 (96.00%) Ruby
2 20 (80.00%) Scala
3 19 (76.00%) C#
4 1 (4.00%) C++
4 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) QA
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