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 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 20 13 19
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +6
Contract jobs citing Python 4 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 3.10% 6.19% 2.78%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.76% 36.84% 5.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 0
Average daily rate £515 £625 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.60% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
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
41 19 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 31.78% 16.81% 47.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 12 33
Average daily rate £390 £425 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.23% +41.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £234 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £479 £650 £336
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £333
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £33.25 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

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 26 Related IT Skills in Norwich

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 6 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Middleware
2 4 (66.67%) Puppet
2 4 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 4 (66.67%) DevOps
2 4 (66.67%) AWS CloudFormation
2 4 (66.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 3 (50.00%) Build Automation
3 3 (50.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (33.33%) HTML
4 2 (33.33%) Java
4 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (33.33%) Photoshop
4 2 (33.33%) CSS
4 2 (33.33%) JSP
4 2 (33.33%) Adobe
4 2 (33.33%) HTML5
4 2 (33.33%) Web Development
4 2 (33.33%) WCAG
4 2 (33.33%) Django
4 2 (33.33%) Adobe Analytics
4 2 (33.33%) CSS3
4 2 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (16.67%) Web Services

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Norwich by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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.

Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 4 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (66.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 4 (66.67%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (33.33%) Adobe Analytics
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (66.67%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) AWS Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Cloud Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 2 (33.33%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 2 (33.33%) Web Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) HTML CSS Developer
3 1 (16.67%) HTML Developer
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) Middleware
2 2 (33.33%) CSS
2 2 (33.33%) CSS3
2 2 (33.33%) Django
2 2 (33.33%) HTML
2 2 (33.33%) HTML5
2 2 (33.33%) JSP
3 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) DevOps
2 3 (50.00%) Build Automation
2 3 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Java
1 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Adobe