The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT contracts advertised for the North Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Python over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 33 37 34
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -3
Contract jobs citing Python 2 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 0.92% 0.87% 1.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.13% 3.13% 2.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Average daily rate £350 £373 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.04% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.25 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+8.78% +5.71%
Python
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Programming Languages Category
North Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
64 64 128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 29.49% 27.71% 61.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 36 72
Average daily rate £325 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £401 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 1
Average hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +171.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Python across the North Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Python Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

Python
Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Python Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

Python
Top 24 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North Yorkshire 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 15 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 15 (100.00%) PHP
1 15 (100.00%) XML
1 15 (100.00%) Linux
2 14 (93.33%) JSON
3 13 (86.67%) TCP/IP
4 12 (80.00%) SQL
5 10 (66.67%) C++
5 10 (66.67%) Java
5 10 (66.67%) Android
5 10 (66.67%) Android Development
6 9 (60.00%) Product Management
7 4 (26.67%) AngularJS
7 4 (26.67%) jQuery
8 3 (20.00%) Mobile App
8 3 (20.00%) React
8 3 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (20.00%) MySQL
9 2 (13.33%) CMS
9 2 (13.33%) Laravel
9 2 (13.33%) RESTful
9 2 (13.33%) Zend
9 2 (13.33%) PHP 5
10 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development

Python
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North Yorkshire 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 2 (13.33%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (86.67%) TCP/IP
2 3 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 15 (100.00%) Developer
2 12 (80.00%) PHP Developer
3 10 (66.67%) Senior Developer
4 9 (60.00%) Python Developer
5 8 (53.33%) Linux Developer
5 8 (53.33%) SQL Developer
6 7 (46.67%) Senior PHP Developer
6 7 (46.67%) Senior Python Developer
7 6 (40.00%) Senior SQL Developer
8 1 (6.67%) PHP Web Developer
8 1 (6.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) XML
2 14 (93.33%) JSON
3 4 (26.67%) AngularJS
3 4 (26.67%) jQuery
4 3 (20.00%) React
5 2 (13.33%) Laravel
5 2 (13.33%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (66.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Android Development
2 9 (60.00%) Product Management
3 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 15 (100.00%) PHP
2 12 (80.00%) SQL
3 10 (66.67%) C++
3 10 (66.67%) Java
4 2 (13.33%) PHP 5
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Zend