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 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 40 52 -
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -
Contract jobs citing Python 8 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 2.06% 0.48% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.57% 1.06% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Average daily rate
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£370 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £41.75
% change year-on-year
- -4.19%
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
175 188 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 44.99% 45.30% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 132 34
Average daily rate £325 £263 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.80% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £423 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Average hourly rate £13.13 £170.00 £12.42
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-92.27% +1268.76%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+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 30 March 2015.

Python Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 36 (87.80%) Ruby
2 35 (85.37%) Java
3 32 (78.05%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (75.61%) Scala
5 27 (65.85%) Open Source
6 26 (63.41%) Django
7 25 (60.98%) Linux
8 24 (58.54%) HTML
9 22 (53.66%) Mentoring
10 20 (48.78%) Relational Database
11 19 (46.34%) HTML5
11 19 (46.34%) RESTful
11 19 (46.34%) JSON
11 19 (46.34%) Scrum
12 18 (43.90%) JIRA
12 18 (43.90%) Puppet
12 18 (43.90%) Confluence
13 17 (41.46%) Jenkins
13 17 (41.46%) Spring
14 15 (36.59%) MongoDB
14 15 (36.59%) NoSQL
14 15 (36.59%) Selenium
15 14 (34.15%) Opscode Chef
15 14 (34.15%) Web Development
16 12 (29.27%) Git (software)
17 11 (26.83%) DevOps
18 10 (24.39%) Configuration Management
19 8 (19.51%) CSS
19 8 (19.51%) Subversion
20 7 (17.07%) Responsive Web Design

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 (43.90%) Confluence
2 1 (2.44%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (4.88%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.44%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.07%) HTTP
2 1 (2.44%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (48.78%) Relational Database
2 15 (36.59%) MongoDB
2 15 (36.59%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.44%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 18 (43.90%) JIRA
2 17 (41.46%) Jenkins
3 15 (36.59%) Selenium
4 12 (29.27%) Git (software)
5 8 (19.51%) Subversion
6 3 (7.32%) JUnit
General
1 1 (2.44%) Games
1 1 (2.44%) Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (39.02%) Architect
2 13 (31.71%) Solutions Architect
3 10 (24.39%) Lead Solutions Architect
3 10 (24.39%) Lead Architect
3 10 (24.39%) Digital Architect
4 9 (21.95%) Developer
5 8 (19.51%) ScrumMaster
6 7 (17.07%) Digital Solutions Architect
6 7 (17.07%) Java Developer
7 5 (12.20%) Scala Developer
8 2 (4.88%) Senior Digital Architect
8 2 (4.88%) Senior Architect
8 2 (4.88%) Consultant
8 2 (4.88%) Senior Developer
9 1 (2.44%) Programmer
9 1 (2.44%) Lead Developer
9 1 (2.44%) Administrator
9 1 (2.44%) Systems Administrator
9 1 (2.44%) Technical Architect
9 1 (2.44%) Senior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (63.41%) Django
2 24 (58.54%) HTML
3 19 (46.34%) JSON
3 19 (46.34%) RESTful
3 19 (46.34%) HTML5
4 17 (41.46%) Spring
5 8 (19.51%) CSS
6 6 (14.63%) REST
7 4 (9.76%) CSS3
7 4 (9.76%) Ajax
7 4 (9.76%) Play Framework
8 3 (7.32%) Ruby on Rails
8 3 (7.32%) Guice
9 2 (4.88%) Spring MVC
9 2 (4.88%) Web Services
10 1 (2.44%) Hibernate
10 1 (2.44%) .NET
10 1 (2.44%) Java EE
10 1 (2.44%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 27 (65.85%) Open Source
2 3 (7.32%) Visualisation
3 1 (2.44%) User Experience
3 1 (2.44%) Online Banking
3 1 (2.44%) Online Gambling
Operating Systems
1 25 (60.98%) Linux
2 7 (17.07%) UNIX
3 6 (14.63%) Mac OS X
4 1 (2.44%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (78.05%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (53.66%) Mentoring
3 19 (46.34%) Scrum
4 14 (34.15%) Web Development
5 11 (26.83%) DevOps
6 10 (24.39%) Configuration Management
7 7 (17.07%) Web Design
7 7 (17.07%) Responsive Web Design
8 6 (14.63%) Continuous Delivery
9 4 (9.76%) TDD
9 4 (9.76%) Automated Testing
10 3 (7.32%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (7.32%) Kanban
10 3 (7.32%) OWASP
10 3 (7.32%) Service Delivery
10 3 (7.32%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (7.32%) Microservices
11 2 (4.88%) MVC
12 1 (2.44%) Project Management
12 1 (2.44%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 36 (87.80%) Ruby
2 35 (85.37%) Java
3 31 (75.61%) Scala
4 6 (14.63%) C#
5 5 (12.20%) Bash Shell
5 5 (12.20%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.44%) Perl
6 1 (2.44%) SQL
6 1 (2.44%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (4.88%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.44%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 4 (9.76%) Docker
2 1 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 18 (43.90%) Puppet
2 14 (34.15%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (9.76%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 5 (12.20%) VMware
1 5 (12.20%) Google
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle
2 1 (2.44%) HP
2 1 (2.44%) Red Hat
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