The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT contracts advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Python over the 3 months to 26 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 36 40 29
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -11
Contract jobs citing Python 19 11 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 3.77% 2.59% 0.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.98% 6.67% 1.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 10 1
Median daily rate £500 £463 £150
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +208.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £425 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +21.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year
- +10.34%
Python
South 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 Sheffield region.

Programming Languages Category
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
238 165 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 47.22% 38.82% 39.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 185 127 52
Median daily rate £425 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £300 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 4
Median hourly rate £45.00 £17.25 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+160.86% +11.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.14 £13.05 £15.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £21.45 £17.94
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Sheffield region citing Python as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Python
Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Python Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

Python
Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Python across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

Python Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

Python
Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Python across the Sheffield region.

Python Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for Python.

1 31 (79.49%) Ruby
2 28 (71.79%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (61.54%) Linux
4 23 (58.97%) nginx
4 23 (58.97%) Puppet
5 21 (53.85%) Jenkins
5 21 (53.85%) DevOps
6 20 (51.28%) Java
7 16 (41.03%) Bash Shell
7 16 (41.03%) Opscode Chef
8 15 (38.46%) MongoDB
8 15 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
8 15 (38.46%) MySQL
9 14 (35.90%) Tomcat
9 14 (35.90%) PostgreSQL
9 14 (35.90%) Continuous Delivery
10 13 (33.33%) Mongrel
10 13 (33.33%) LEMP Stack
10 13 (33.33%) LAPP Stack
10 13 (33.33%) Travis CI
10 13 (33.33%) Jetty
10 13 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
10 13 (33.33%) WebSphere
10 13 (33.33%) IPsec
10 13 (33.33%) LAMP
10 13 (33.33%) Microsoft
10 13 (33.33%) Windows
10 13 (33.33%) DHCP
10 13 (33.33%) FTP
10 13 (33.33%) HTTP

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield 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 23 (58.97%) nginx
2 14 (35.90%) Tomcat
3 13 (33.33%) IIS
3 13 (33.33%) Jetty
3 13 (33.33%) Mongrel
3 13 (33.33%) WebSphere
4 4 (10.26%) Apache
5 3 (7.69%) OpenStack
6 1 (2.56%) CloudStack
6 1 (2.56%) Confluence
6 1 (2.56%) JBoss
6 1 (2.56%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 13 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
2 8 (20.51%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (15.38%) GitHub
4 1 (2.56%) IaaS
4 1 (2.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (33.33%) DHCP
1 13 (33.33%) DNS
1 13 (33.33%) FTP
1 13 (33.33%) HTTP
1 13 (33.33%) IPsec
1 13 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (38.46%) MongoDB
1 15 (38.46%) MySQL
2 14 (35.90%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (17.95%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.56%) Apache Hive
4 1 (2.56%) Big Data
4 1 (2.56%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.56%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.56%) HBase
4 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.56%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 21 (53.85%) Jenkins
2 13 (33.33%) Travis CI
3 9 (23.08%) Git (software)
4 6 (15.38%) Artifactory
4 6 (15.38%) GitLab
5 1 (2.56%) ERwin
5 1 (2.56%) JIRA
5 1 (2.56%) JMeter
5 1 (2.56%) LoadRunner
5 1 (2.56%) Subversion
General
1 1 (2.56%) Finance
1 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (51.28%) DevOps Engineer
2 14 (35.90%) Linux Engineer
3 13 (33.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 13 (33.33%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 8 (20.51%) Developer
5 6 (15.38%) Architect
5 6 (15.38%) Lead DevOps
5 6 (15.38%) Lead DevOps Engineer
6 4 (10.26%) Technical Architect
6 4 (10.26%) UI Developer
7 3 (7.69%) Java Architect
7 3 (7.69%) Java Technical Architect
8 2 (5.13%) Python Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Technical Leader
9 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Data Architect
9 1 (2.56%) Lead Architect
9 1 (2.56%) Lead Java Developer
9 1 (2.56%) Middleware Specialist
9 1 (2.56%) Software Manager
9 1 (2.56%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (33.33%) LAMP
1 13 (33.33%) LAPP Stack
1 13 (33.33%) LEMP Stack
1 13 (33.33%) Servlets
2 6 (15.38%) MCollective
2 6 (15.38%) Sensu
3 5 (12.82%) HTML
3 5 (12.82%) jQuery
4 4 (10.26%) AngularJS
4 4 (10.26%) Backbone.js
4 4 (10.26%) Ember.js
4 4 (10.26%) KnockoutJS
4 4 (10.26%) Node.js
4 4 (10.26%) React
4 4 (10.26%) RESTful
4 4 (10.26%) XHTML
5 2 (5.13%) Ruby on Rails
5 2 (5.13%) Web Services
6 1 (2.56%) Ajax
6 1 (2.56%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.13%) Public Cloud
2 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.56%) Data Integration
2 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.56%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 24 (61.54%) Linux
2 13 (33.33%) Windows
3 6 (15.38%) CoreOS
4 2 (5.13%) Unix
5 1 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (71.79%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (53.85%) DevOps
3 15 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
4 14 (35.90%) Continuous Delivery
5 12 (30.77%) Scrum
6 7 (17.95%) Configuration Management
7 6 (15.38%) Kanban
7 6 (15.38%) Product Management
7 6 (15.38%) Prototyping
7 6 (15.38%) Software Architecture
7 6 (15.38%) TDD
7 6 (15.38%) User Stories
8 3 (7.69%) Software Engineering
9 2 (5.13%) Open Source
10 1 (2.56%) Data Visualisation
10 1 (2.56%) Non-Functional Testing
10 1 (2.56%) Performance Testing
10 1 (2.56%) Risk Analysis
10 1 (2.56%) Test Automation
10 1 (2.56%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 31 (79.49%) Ruby
2 20 (51.28%) Java
3 16 (41.03%) Bash Shell
4 8 (20.51%) Go
4 8 (20.51%) JavaScript
4 8 (20.51%) SQL
5 6 (15.38%) Erlang
6 5 (12.82%) C#
6 5 (12.82%) Perl
6 5 (12.82%) PHP
7 3 (7.69%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.56%) C
8 1 (2.56%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (15.38%) SC Cleared
1 6 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.56%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (2.56%) Degree
2 1 (2.56%) HP ASE
2 1 (2.56%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.56%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) QA
1 1 (2.56%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (17.95%) Docker
2 6 (15.38%) Ceph
2 6 (15.38%) etcd
2 6 (15.38%) flannel
2 6 (15.38%) GlusterFS
Systems Management
1 23 (58.97%) Puppet
2 16 (41.03%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (20.51%) Ansible
4 6 (15.38%) Graphite
4 6 (15.38%) HAProxy
4 6 (15.38%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 6 (15.38%) Kubernetes
4 6 (15.38%) logstash
4 6 (15.38%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 6 (15.38%) rkt
Vendors
1 13 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.13%) Oracle
3 1 (2.56%) CA
3 1 (2.56%) HP
3 1 (2.56%) Informatica
3 1 (2.56%) Rackspace
3 1 (2.56%) Siebel
3 1 (2.56%) Tableau
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
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