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 26 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 82 39 48
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +9
Contract jobs citing Python 33 40 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 2.18% 4.31% 1.34%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.43% 13.38% 3.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 28 4
Median daily rate £450 £450 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +37.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £314 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £500 £375
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 £38.75 £39.25 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-1.27% +30.83%
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
513 299 221
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 33.93% 32.22% 42.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 320 200 144
Median daily rate £325 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £263 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £486 £509 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 2 8
Median hourly rate £32.50 £37.50 £23.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +57.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £23.75 £12.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.18 £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 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 26 July 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 26 July 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 -61 24 £450 - 4
Durham - 4 £300 - 1
Python
England

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 26 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 North East region with a requirement for Python.

1 45 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (54.29%) Java
3 33 (47.14%) Ruby
4 28 (40.00%) JavaScript
5 27 (38.57%) Linux
6 21 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
7 20 (28.57%) C++
8 19 (27.14%) Unix
9 18 (25.71%) Security Cleared
9 18 (25.71%) Open Source
10 17 (24.29%) Scala
11 16 (22.86%) Perl
11 16 (22.86%) TDD
12 14 (20.00%) C#
12 14 (20.00%) Oracle
12 14 (20.00%) SC Cleared
13 13 (18.57%) Puppet
14 12 (17.14%) Bash Shell
14 12 (17.14%) Scrum
15 11 (15.71%) Project Management
15 11 (15.71%) .NET
15 11 (15.71%) JSON
15 11 (15.71%) BPSS Clearance
16 10 (14.29%) ITIL
17 9 (12.86%) Web Services
17 9 (12.86%) Shell Script
17 9 (12.86%) Migration
17 9 (12.86%) Web Development
17 9 (12.86%) IaaS
17 9 (12.86%) Agile Project Management

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 7 (10.00%) Apache
2 3 (4.29%) Confluence
2 3 (4.29%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.86%) nginx
4 1 (1.43%) IIS
4 1 (1.43%) JBoss
4 1 (1.43%) Jetty
4 1 (1.43%) SAS
4 1 (1.43%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 9 (12.86%) IaaS
2 5 (7.14%) PaaS
2 5 (7.14%) SaaS
3 1 (1.43%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.43%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.43%) Google App Engine
3 1 (1.43%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.14%) HTTP
2 4 (5.71%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.86%) DHCP
3 2 (2.86%) DNS
3 2 (2.86%) FTP
3 2 (2.86%) Internet
4 1 (1.43%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.43%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (1.43%) Firewall
4 1 (1.43%) IPsec
4 1 (1.43%) Network Security
4 1 (1.43%) SSH
4 1 (1.43%) SSL
4 1 (1.43%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.71%) PostgreSQL
1 4 (5.71%) Relational Database
2 3 (4.29%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.86%) MySQL
4 1 (1.43%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.43%) Apache Hive
4 1 (1.43%) Big Data
4 1 (1.43%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.43%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.43%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.43%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.43%) HBase
4 1 (1.43%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.43%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.43%) Pentaho
4 1 (1.43%) Redis
4 1 (1.43%) TokuMX
Development Applications
1 8 (11.43%) Jenkins
1 8 (11.43%) JIRA
2 7 (10.00%) Cucumber
3 4 (5.71%) Git (software)
3 4 (5.71%) JUnit
3 4 (5.71%) Selenium
3 4 (5.71%) Subversion
4 2 (2.86%) RSpec
4 2 (2.86%) Travis CI
4 2 (2.86%) WebDriver
5 1 (1.43%) Burp Suite
5 1 (1.43%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.43%) ERwin
5 1 (1.43%) JMeter
5 1 (1.43%) Maven
General
1 8 (11.43%) Law
2 6 (8.57%) Marketing
3 5 (7.14%) Finance
4 3 (4.29%) Legal
5 2 (2.86%) Games
6 1 (1.43%) French Language
6 1 (1.43%) German Language
Job Titles
1 23 (32.86%) Developer
2 11 (15.71%) Analyst
2 11 (15.71%) Scala Developer
3 9 (12.86%) Business Analyst
3 9 (12.86%) Java Developer
3 9 (12.86%) Technical Analyst
4 8 (11.43%) Architect
4 8 (11.43%) Technical Business Analyst
5 6 (8.57%) Python Developer
5 6 (8.57%) Tester
6 5 (7.14%) Java Architect
6 5 (7.14%) Linux Engineer
7 4 (5.71%) DevOps Engineer
7 4 (5.71%) Full Stack Developer
7 4 (5.71%) Java Scala Developer
7 4 (5.71%) Lead Developer
7 4 (5.71%) Ruby Developer
8 3 (4.29%) Digital Analyst
8 3 (4.29%) Digital Business Analyst
8 3 (4.29%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (15.71%) .NET
1 11 (15.71%) JSON
2 9 (12.86%) Web Services
3 8 (11.43%) RESTful
4 7 (10.00%) HTML
5 6 (8.57%) CSS
5 6 (8.57%) J2EE
5 6 (8.57%) XML
6 5 (7.14%) SOAP
7 4 (5.71%) HTML5
7 4 (5.71%) Java EE
7 4 (5.71%) Spring
8 3 (4.29%) .NET Framework
8 3 (4.29%) Ajax
8 3 (4.29%) CSS3
8 3 (4.29%) Django
8 3 (4.29%) REST
9 2 (2.86%) Guice
9 2 (2.86%) Ruby on Rails
9 2 (2.86%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.86%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.29%) Computer Science
2 3 (4.29%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.86%) Clustering
3 2 (2.86%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.43%) CESG
4 1 (1.43%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.43%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.43%) Smartphone
4 1 (1.43%) User Experience
4 1 (1.43%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 27 (38.57%) Linux
2 19 (27.14%) Unix
3 8 (11.43%) Windows
4 6 (8.57%) Solaris
5 5 (7.14%) CentOS
5 5 (7.14%) Mac OS X
6 4 (5.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (2.86%) AIX
7 2 (2.86%) HPUX
8 1 (1.43%) Debian
8 1 (1.43%) SUSE
8 1 (1.43%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
3 18 (25.71%) Open Source
4 16 (22.86%) TDD
5 12 (17.14%) Scrum
6 11 (15.71%) Project Management
7 10 (14.29%) ITIL
8 9 (12.86%) Agile Project Management
8 9 (12.86%) BDD
8 9 (12.86%) DevOps
8 9 (12.86%) Migration
8 9 (12.86%) Web Development
9 8 (11.43%) Service Design
9 8 (11.43%) Test Scripting
9 8 (11.43%) Waterfall
10 7 (10.00%) Service Delivery
11 6 (8.57%) Configuration Management
11 6 (8.57%) Enterprise Architecture
11 6 (8.57%) PRINCE2
11 6 (8.57%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 38 (54.29%) Java
2 33 (47.14%) Ruby
3 28 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 20 (28.57%) C++
5 17 (24.29%) Scala
6 16 (22.86%) Perl
7 14 (20.00%) C#
8 12 (17.14%) Bash Shell
9 9 (12.86%) Shell Script
10 7 (10.00%) C
10 7 (10.00%) PHP
11 5 (7.14%) SQL
12 1 (1.43%) PL/SQL
12 1 (1.43%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 18 (25.71%) Security Cleared
2 14 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 11 (15.71%) BPSS Clearance
4 6 (8.57%) BC Cleared
5 5 (7.14%) DV Cleared
6 2 (2.86%) Degree
6 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.43%) CCNA
7 1 (1.43%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.43%) MCAD
7 1 (1.43%) MCSD
7 1 (1.43%) MCSE
7 1 (1.43%) MCTS
7 1 (1.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 4 (5.71%) WCAG
3 2 (2.86%) QA
3 2 (2.86%) WAI
4 1 (1.43%) GPG13
System Software
1 4 (5.71%) Hyper-V
2 2 (2.86%) LXC
2 2 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.43%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.43%) Docker
3 1 (1.43%) Gluster
3 1 (1.43%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.43%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (1.43%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.43%) Xen
Systems Management
1 13 (18.57%) Puppet
2 8 (11.43%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.43%) Ansible
3 1 (1.43%) Graphite
3 1 (1.43%) Graylog
3 1 (1.43%) HAProxy
3 1 (1.43%) Icinga
3 1 (1.43%) logstash
3 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (1.43%) OVPA
3 1 (1.43%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 14 (20.00%) Oracle
2 7 (10.00%) VMware
3 6 (8.57%) SaltStack
4 5 (7.14%) Red Hat
5 3 (4.29%) Google
5 3 (4.29%) HP
6 2 (2.86%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.43%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.43%) CA
7 1 (1.43%) Informatica
7 1 (1.43%) Kofax
7 1 (1.43%) Siebel
7 1 (1.43%) Tableau
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