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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 92 30 38
Rank change year-on-year
-62 +8
Contract jobs citing Python 21 39 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 1.69% 5.88% 0.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.83% 18.57% 1.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 27 2
Median daily rate £450 £450 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +30.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £314 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £500 £377
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £39.25 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-4.45% +30.83%
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
435 210 144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 35.05% 31.67% 45.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 285 136 108
Median daily rate £325 £398 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.23% +32.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £261 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £520 £426
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 2 6
Median hourly rate £32.66 £37.50 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.92% +13.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £23.75 £13.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.54 £37.50 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

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 25 July 2016.

Python Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 43 (76.79%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (55.36%) Java
3 26 (46.43%) JavaScript
4 24 (42.86%) Ruby
5 21 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
6 18 (32.14%) C++
7 17 (30.36%) Linux
7 17 (30.36%) Open Source
8 16 (28.57%) TDD
9 14 (25.00%) Security Cleared
10 13 (23.21%) Scala
10 13 (23.21%) C#
11 12 (21.43%) Oracle
12 11 (19.64%) .NET
12 11 (19.64%) Perl
12 11 (19.64%) Scrum
12 11 (19.64%) BPSS Clearance
13 10 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
13 10 (17.86%) SC Cleared
13 10 (17.86%) JSON
13 10 (17.86%) Unix
13 10 (17.86%) Project Management
14 9 (16.07%) Web Services
14 9 (16.07%) Web Development
14 9 (16.07%) DevOps
14 9 (16.07%) IaaS
15 8 (14.29%) RESTful
15 8 (14.29%) Agile Project Management
15 8 (14.29%) BDD
15 8 (14.29%) Puppet

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 5 (8.93%) Apache
2 3 (5.36%) Confluence
3 2 (3.57%) nginx
4 1 (1.79%) IIS
4 1 (1.79%) Jetty
4 1 (1.79%) SAS
4 1 (1.79%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.79%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 9 (16.07%) IaaS
2 5 (8.93%) PaaS
2 5 (8.93%) SaaS
3 2 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.79%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.79%) Google App Engine
4 1 (1.79%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.14%) HTTP
1 4 (7.14%) TCP/IP
2 3 (5.36%) Internet
3 2 (3.57%) DHCP
3 2 (3.57%) DNS
4 1 (1.79%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.79%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (1.79%) FTP
4 1 (1.79%) IPsec
4 1 (1.79%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.14%) MongoDB
1 4 (7.14%) Relational Database
2 3 (5.36%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (3.57%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (3.57%) Big Data
3 2 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (3.57%) Hadoop
3 2 (3.57%) MySQL
4 1 (1.79%) Apache Hive
4 1 (1.79%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.79%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.79%) HBase
4 1 (1.79%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.79%) Pentaho
4 1 (1.79%) Redis
4 1 (1.79%) TokuMX
Development Applications
1 7 (12.50%) Jenkins
1 7 (12.50%) JIRA
2 6 (10.71%) Cucumber
3 4 (7.14%) JUnit
4 3 (5.36%) Git (software)
4 3 (5.36%) Selenium
4 3 (5.36%) Subversion
5 2 (3.57%) RSpec
5 2 (3.57%) Travis CI
5 2 (3.57%) WebDriver
6 1 (1.79%) ERwin
General
1 8 (14.29%) Law
2 5 (8.93%) Finance
2 5 (8.93%) Marketing
3 3 (5.36%) Legal
4 2 (3.57%) Games
5 1 (1.79%) French Language
5 1 (1.79%) German Language
Job Titles
1 17 (30.36%) Developer
2 10 (17.86%) Analyst
3 8 (14.29%) Business Analyst
3 8 (14.29%) Technical Analyst
4 7 (12.50%) Architect
4 7 (12.50%) Scala Developer
4 7 (12.50%) Technical Business Analyst
5 6 (10.71%) Tester
6 5 (8.93%) Java Developer
7 4 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
7 4 (7.14%) Java Architect
8 3 (5.36%) Digital Analyst
8 3 (5.36%) Digital Business Analyst
8 3 (5.36%) Lead Developer
9 2 (3.57%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 2 (3.57%) Lead Java Developer
9 2 (3.57%) Senior Developer
9 2 (3.57%) Solutions Analyst
9 2 (3.57%) Web Analyst
9 2 (3.57%) Web Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (19.64%) .NET
2 10 (17.86%) JSON
3 9 (16.07%) Web Services
4 8 (14.29%) RESTful
5 6 (10.71%) CSS
5 6 (10.71%) HTML
5 6 (10.71%) XML
6 5 (8.93%) J2EE
6 5 (8.93%) SOAP
7 4 (7.14%) Java EE
7 4 (7.14%) Spring
8 3 (5.36%) .NET Framework
8 3 (5.36%) Ajax
8 3 (5.36%) CSS3
8 3 (5.36%) Django
8 3 (5.36%) HTML5
8 3 (5.36%) REST
9 2 (3.57%) Guice
9 2 (3.57%) Play Framework
9 2 (3.57%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.36%) Computer Science
2 3 (5.36%) Management Information System
2 3 (5.36%) Visualisation
3 2 (3.57%) User Experience
4 1 (1.79%) CESG
4 1 (1.79%) Clustering
4 1 (1.79%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.79%) Smartphone
4 1 (1.79%) Social Media
4 1 (1.79%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 17 (30.36%) Linux
2 10 (17.86%) Unix
3 7 (12.50%) Windows
4 2 (3.57%) AIX
4 2 (3.57%) HPUX
4 2 (3.57%) Solaris
5 1 (1.79%) CentOS
5 1 (1.79%) Debian
5 1 (1.79%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.79%) SUSE
5 1 (1.79%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (76.79%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
3 17 (30.36%) Open Source
4 16 (28.57%) TDD
5 11 (19.64%) Scrum
6 10 (17.86%) Project Management
7 9 (16.07%) DevOps
7 9 (16.07%) Web Development
8 8 (14.29%) Agile Project Management
8 8 (14.29%) BDD
8 8 (14.29%) Service Design
8 8 (14.29%) Test Scripting
9 7 (12.50%) Waterfall
10 6 (10.71%) Configuration Management
10 6 (10.71%) ITIL
10 6 (10.71%) PRINCE2
11 5 (8.93%) Automated Testing
11 5 (8.93%) Enterprise Architecture
11 5 (8.93%) Problem Management
11 5 (8.93%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 31 (55.36%) Java
2 26 (46.43%) JavaScript
3 24 (42.86%) Ruby
4 18 (32.14%) C++
5 13 (23.21%) C#
5 13 (23.21%) Scala
6 11 (19.64%) Perl
7 8 (14.29%) Shell Script
8 7 (12.50%) C
9 6 (10.71%) Bash Shell
10 4 (7.14%) SQL
11 3 (5.36%) PHP
12 1 (1.79%) PowerShell
12 1 (1.79%) R
Qualifications
1 14 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 11 (19.64%) BPSS Clearance
3 10 (17.86%) SC Cleared
4 6 (10.71%) BC Cleared
5 5 (8.93%) DV Cleared
6 2 (3.57%) Degree
7 1 (1.79%) CCNA
7 1 (1.79%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.79%) MCSE
7 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.50%) Disclosure Scotland
2 4 (7.14%) WCAG
3 2 (3.57%) QA
3 2 (3.57%) WAI
4 1 (1.79%) GPG13
System Software
1 2 (3.57%) LXC
1 2 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.79%) Docker
2 1 (1.79%) Gluster
2 1 (1.79%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.79%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (1.79%) VMware ESX
2 1 (1.79%) Xen
Systems Management
1 8 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (14.29%) Puppet
2 1 (1.79%) Ansible
2 1 (1.79%) Graphite
2 1 (1.79%) Graylog
2 1 (1.79%) HAProxy
2 1 (1.79%) Icinga
2 1 (1.79%) logstash
2 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (1.79%) OVPA
2 1 (1.79%) StatsD
2 1 (1.79%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 12 (21.43%) Oracle
2 5 (8.93%) SaltStack
3 3 (5.36%) Google
3 3 (5.36%) HP
4 2 (3.57%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.57%) Tableau
4 2 (3.57%) VMware
5 1 (1.79%) Apigee
5 1 (1.79%) CA
5 1 (1.79%) Citrix
5 1 (1.79%) Informatica
5 1 (1.79%) Kofax
5 1 (1.79%) Mashery
5 1 (1.79%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.79%) Teradata