The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Python over the 3 months to 25 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 94 49 40
Rank change year-on-year
-45 -9
Contract jobs citing Python 30 23 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 1.87% 2.77% 2.02%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.54% 8.16% 5.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 17 7
Median daily rate £450 £445 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.12% +27.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £312 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £490 £364
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £36.50 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+6.16% +0.68%
Python
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the North East region.

Programming Languages Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
542 282 214
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 33.83% 33.94% 39.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 334 196 131
Median daily rate £320 £336 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.83% +22.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £500 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 5 5
Median hourly rate £28.75 £32.00 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.15% -4.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.90 £15.68 £13.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £40.00 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +4.22%

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North East region citing Python as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Python Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Python
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Python across the North East region.

Python Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Python
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Python across the North East region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

Python Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

Python
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Python within the North East region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -51 27 £450 +7.14% 5
Durham - 1 £310 - 1
Python
England

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 North East region with a requirement for Python.

1 51 (79.69%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (54.69%) JavaScript
3 31 (48.44%) Java
4 26 (40.63%) Ruby
5 24 (37.50%) C++
6 22 (34.38%) Open Source
7 19 (29.69%) Linux
8 18 (28.13%) Oracle
8 18 (28.13%) Continuous Integration
9 14 (21.88%) C#
9 14 (21.88%) Unix
9 14 (21.88%) Shell Script
9 14 (21.88%) TDD
10 13 (20.31%) .NET
11 12 (18.75%) Security Cleared
11 12 (18.75%) Scala
11 12 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
12 11 (17.19%) Puppet
12 11 (17.19%) Web Development
12 11 (17.19%) Project Management
13 10 (15.63%) Perl
13 10 (15.63%) Bash Shell
13 10 (15.63%) IaaS
13 10 (15.63%) BPSS Clearance
14 9 (14.06%) Service Design
14 9 (14.06%) DevOps
14 9 (14.06%) Agile Project Management
14 9 (14.06%) JIRA
14 9 (14.06%) Finance
14 9 (14.06%) Scrum

Python
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 6 (9.38%) Apache
2 5 (7.81%) SAS
3 4 (6.25%) Confluence
4 2 (3.13%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.56%) IIS
5 1 (1.56%) Jetty
5 1 (1.56%) nginx
5 1 (1.56%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 10 (15.63%) IaaS
2 5 (7.81%) PaaS
2 5 (7.81%) SaaS
3 2 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.13%) GitHub
4 1 (1.56%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.56%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.56%) Google App Engine
4 1 (1.56%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.25%) HTTP
2 2 (3.13%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.56%) DHCP
3 1 (1.56%) DNS
3 1 (1.56%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.56%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (1.56%) FTP
3 1 (1.56%) Internet
3 1 (1.56%) IPsec
3 1 (1.56%) SNMP
3 1 (1.56%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (10.94%) Hadoop
2 7 (10.94%) MongoDB
3 6 (9.38%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (7.81%) Apache Hive
4 5 (7.81%) BusinessObjects
4 5 (7.81%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 5 (7.81%) HBase
4 5 (7.81%) Pentaho
5 4 (6.25%) Relational Database
6 2 (3.13%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (3.13%) Big Data
7 1 (1.56%) Data Mining
7 1 (1.56%) MySQL
7 1 (1.56%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (14.06%) JIRA
2 7 (10.94%) Jenkins
3 6 (9.38%) Cucumber
3 6 (9.38%) Git (software)
4 5 (7.81%) ERwin
5 4 (6.25%) Selenium
5 4 (6.25%) Subversion
6 3 (4.69%) JUnit
7 2 (3.13%) JMeter
7 2 (3.13%) Vagrant
8 1 (1.56%) Burp Suite
8 1 (1.56%) Eclipse
8 1 (1.56%) HP UFT
8 1 (1.56%) LoadRunner
8 1 (1.56%) Maven
8 1 (1.56%) RSpec
8 1 (1.56%) Travis CI
8 1 (1.56%) WebDriver
General
1 9 (14.06%) Finance
2 7 (10.94%) Law
3 6 (9.38%) Marketing
4 3 (4.69%) Legal
5 1 (1.56%) Games
Job Titles
1 19 (29.69%) Developer
2 11 (17.19%) Analyst
3 10 (15.63%) Architect
4 9 (14.06%) Business Analyst
4 9 (14.06%) Technical Analyst
5 8 (12.50%) Technical Business Analyst
6 7 (10.94%) Scala Developer
6 7 (10.94%) Tester
7 5 (7.81%) Java Architect
7 5 (7.81%) Java Developer
8 4 (6.25%) DevOps Engineer
8 4 (6.25%) Lead Developer
9 3 (4.69%) Digital Analyst
9 3 (4.69%) Digital Business Analyst
9 3 (4.69%) Linux Engineer
9 3 (4.69%) Solutions Analyst
10 2 (3.13%) Digital Architect
10 2 (3.13%) Digital Director
10 2 (3.13%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 2 (3.13%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (20.31%) .NET
2 8 (12.50%) JSON
2 8 (12.50%) Web Services
3 7 (10.94%) HTML
3 7 (10.94%) RESTful
4 6 (9.38%) CSS
4 6 (9.38%) J2EE
5 4 (6.25%) .NET Framework
5 4 (6.25%) HTML5
5 4 (6.25%) Java EE
5 4 (6.25%) SOAP
5 4 (6.25%) Spring
6 3 (4.69%) Ajax
6 3 (4.69%) CSS3
6 3 (4.69%) Django
6 3 (4.69%) REST
6 3 (4.69%) XML
7 2 (3.13%) Guice
7 2 (3.13%) Servlets
7 2 (3.13%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (12.50%) Visualisation
3 5 (7.81%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.13%) CESG
4 2 (3.13%) Clustering
4 2 (3.13%) User Experience
5 1 (1.56%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.56%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.56%) PKI
5 1 (1.56%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.56%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.56%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 19 (29.69%) Linux
2 14 (21.88%) Unix
3 7 (10.94%) Windows
4 3 (4.69%) CentOS
4 3 (4.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (4.69%) SUSE
5 2 (3.13%) Mac OS X
5 2 (3.13%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.56%) Debian
6 1 (1.56%) Solaris
6 1 (1.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (79.69%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (34.38%) Open Source
3 18 (28.13%) Continuous Integration
4 14 (21.88%) TDD
5 11 (17.19%) Project Management
5 11 (17.19%) Web Development
6 9 (14.06%) Agile Project Management
6 9 (14.06%) DevOps
6 9 (14.06%) Scrum
6 9 (14.06%) Service Design
7 8 (12.50%) BDD
7 8 (12.50%) Configuration Management
7 8 (12.50%) Waterfall
8 7 (10.94%) ITIL
8 7 (10.94%) Test Scripting
9 6 (9.38%) Enterprise Architecture
9 6 (9.38%) Migration
9 6 (9.38%) PRINCE2
10 5 (7.81%) Business Analysis
10 5 (7.81%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 35 (54.69%) JavaScript
2 31 (48.44%) Java
3 26 (40.63%) Ruby
4 24 (37.50%) C++
5 14 (21.88%) C#
5 14 (21.88%) Shell Script
6 12 (18.75%) Scala
7 10 (15.63%) Bash Shell
7 10 (15.63%) Perl
8 8 (12.50%) C
9 7 (10.94%) SQL
10 1 (1.56%) PHP
10 1 (1.56%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.56%) R
Qualifications
1 12 (18.75%) Security Cleared
2 10 (15.63%) BPSS Clearance
3 8 (12.50%) SC Cleared
4 6 (9.38%) BC Cleared
5 5 (7.81%) DV Cleared
6 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.56%) CCNA
7 1 (1.56%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.56%) MCAD
7 1 (1.56%) MCSD
7 1 (1.56%) MCSE
7 1 (1.56%) MCTS
7 1 (1.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.94%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (4.69%) QA
2 3 (4.69%) WCAG
3 2 (3.13%) WAI
4 1 (1.56%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.56%) GPG13
System Software
1 3 (4.69%) Docker
2 2 (3.13%) Virtual Desktop
2 2 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.56%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.56%) LXC
3 1 (1.56%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.56%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.56%) Xen
Systems Management
1 11 (17.19%) Puppet
2 8 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (1.56%) StatsD
Vendors
1 18 (28.13%) Oracle
2 6 (9.38%) Tableau
3 5 (7.81%) CA
3 5 (7.81%) Informatica
3 5 (7.81%) SaltStack
3 5 (7.81%) VMware
4 3 (4.69%) Google
5 2 (3.13%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.13%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.56%) Apigee
6 1 (1.56%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.56%) Citrix
6 1 (1.56%) HP
6 1 (1.56%) Kofax
6 1 (1.56%) Mashery
6 1 (1.56%) Siebel
6 1 (1.56%) Teradata
Durham, County Durham
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