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 21 April 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 15 18 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs citing Python 7 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 5.69% 2.59% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.17% 5.77% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 0
Average daily rate
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£625 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £40.00
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
24 52 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 19.51% 44.83% 35.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 34 30
Average daily rate £360 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £350 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £333 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 2
Average hourly rate £26.50 - £16.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Norwich

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Python across the Norwich region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

Python Daily Rate Histogram in Norwich

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norwich

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) Firewall
3 5 (55.56%) Finance
3 5 (55.56%) Linux
3 5 (55.56%) UNIX
4 4 (44.44%) Oracle
4 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
4 4 (44.44%) SharePoint
4 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
5 3 (33.33%) zOS
5 3 (33.33%) CheckPoint
5 3 (33.33%) RACF
5 3 (33.33%) EDMS
5 3 (33.33%) Symantec
5 3 (33.33%) Sophos
5 3 (33.33%) AIX
5 3 (33.33%) SSL
5 3 (33.33%) Cisco
5 3 (33.33%) IBM
5 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 3 (33.33%) Blue Coat
5 3 (33.33%) ProxySG
5 3 (33.33%) LAN
5 3 (33.33%) WAN
5 3 (33.33%) Load Balancing
5 3 (33.33%) PowerShell
5 3 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (33.33%) Network Security
5 3 (33.33%) Splunk
5 3 (33.33%) SIEM

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Norwich by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 4 (44.44%) SharePoint
2 1 (11.11%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
1 1 (11.11%) InfoPath
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) Firewall
2 3 (33.33%) Network Security
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (33.33%) LAN
2 3 (33.33%) WAN
2 3 (33.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 3 (33.33%) EDMS
3 1 (11.11%) NoSQL
3 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
3 1 (11.11%) DB2
3 1 (11.11%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Subversion
1 1 (11.11%) Firebug
1 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Security Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Python Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Data Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Security Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Information Security Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Django Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Python/Django Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Security Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) Regular Expression
2 1 (11.11%) Backbone.js
2 1 (11.11%) Ember.js
2 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
2 1 (11.11%) HTML
2 1 (11.11%) CSS
2 1 (11.11%) Web Services
2 1 (11.11%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (11.11%) Django
2 1 (11.11%) WebKit
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) UNIX
2 5 (55.56%) Linux
3 3 (33.33%) zOS
3 3 (33.33%) AIX
4 1 (11.11%) Debian
4 1 (11.11%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Load Balancing
1 3 (33.33%) SIEM
1 3 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (11.11%) Database Security
2 1 (11.11%) Release Management
2 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (11.11%) Network Management
2 1 (11.11%) OO
2 1 (11.11%) Data Security
2 1 (11.11%) MVC
2 1 (11.11%) Information Security
2 1 (11.11%) TDD
2 1 (11.11%) Supplier Management
2 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (11.11%) C
2 1 (11.11%) C++
2 1 (11.11%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 1 (11.11%) Perl
2 1 (11.11%) PHP
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) VBA
2 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
2 1 (11.11%) Ruby
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 3 (33.33%) RACF
2 3 (33.33%) ProxySG
2 3 (33.33%) ACF2
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco
2 3 (33.33%) IBM
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 3 (33.33%) Symantec
2 3 (33.33%) Sophos
2 3 (33.33%) Blue Coat
2 3 (33.33%) Splunk
2 3 (33.33%) Lumension
2 3 (33.33%) AlgoSec
2 3 (33.33%) Cyber-Ark
3 1 (11.11%) Perforce