The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT contracts advertised for the Norwich region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Python over the 3 months to 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 14 30 -
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -
Contract jobs citing Python 6 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 5.36% 1.62% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.38% 3.26% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£300 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+17.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £37.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +15.38%
Python
Norfolk

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

Programming Languages Category
Norwich
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
39 92 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 34.82% 49.73% 27.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 51 15
Average daily rate £288 £300 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.16% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £243 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £474 £350 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.00% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £11.50 £21.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -47.12%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £35.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+11.42% +4.47%

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Norwich

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

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Norwich

Python
Daily Rate Trend in Norwich

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

Python Daily Rate Trend in Norwich

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norwich

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Norwich 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 5 (50.00%) Django
1 5 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 5 (50.00%) HTML5
1 5 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 5 (50.00%) HTML
1 5 (50.00%) Java
1 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (50.00%) CSS
1 5 (50.00%) Adobe
1 5 (50.00%) CSS3
2 4 (40.00%) Adobe Analytics
2 4 (40.00%) WCAG
3 3 (30.00%) Photoshop
4 2 (20.00%) Hadoop
4 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (20.00%) Finance
4 2 (20.00%) JSP
4 2 (20.00%) C
4 2 (20.00%) UNIX
4 2 (20.00%) Windows
5 1 (10.00%) Linux
5 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
5 1 (10.00%) PhD
5 1 (10.00%) C++
5 1 (10.00%) Web Services
5 1 (10.00%) Perl
5 1 (10.00%) SQL
5 1 (10.00%) VBA
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Norwich by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Norwich 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 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (10.00%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (10.00%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Firewall
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (10.00%) Apache Hive
2 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (10.00%) Big Data
2 1 (10.00%) Sqoop
2 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (10.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (10.00%) EDMS
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (10.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Web Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Python Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Front-End Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Front-End Web Developer
4 1 (10.00%) CSS Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Django Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Data Scientist
4 1 (10.00%) Hadoop Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Python/Django Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Python Web Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Python Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Data Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Security Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Security Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) HTML Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) HTML
1 5 (50.00%) CSS
1 5 (50.00%) Django
1 5 (50.00%) HTML5
1 5 (50.00%) CSS3
2 2 (20.00%) JSP
3 1 (10.00%) Web Services
3 1 (10.00%) Regular Expression
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) UNIX
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (10.00%) DevOps
2 1 (10.00%) Mobile First
2 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (10.00%) Data Security
2 1 (10.00%) Web Design
2 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (10.00%) Release Management
2 1 (10.00%) Network Management
2 1 (10.00%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) Java
1 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (20.00%) C
3 1 (10.00%) C++
3 1 (10.00%) Perl
3 1 (10.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) VBA
3 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (10.00%) R
3 1 (10.00%) Pig Latin
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) WCAG
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) ProxySG
2 1 (10.00%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Oozie
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Adobe
2 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (10.00%) Symantec
2 1 (10.00%) Sophos
2 1 (10.00%) Perforce
2 1 (10.00%) Blue Coat
2 1 (10.00%) Splunk
2 1 (10.00%) Lumension
2 1 (10.00%) AlgoSec
2 1 (10.00%) Cyber-Ark
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft