The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Python over the 3 months to 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 30 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Python 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 0.83% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.82% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £350 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £39.25 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-4.45% +30.83%
Python
South West

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

Programming Languages Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
71 166 176
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 29.46% 49.26% 49.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 86 129
Median daily rate £375 £358 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.89% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £400 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 38 9
Median hourly rate £38.75 £42.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.73% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.40 £30.00 £33.84
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £55.00 £36.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Python
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Python Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

Python
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Python Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

Python
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Python within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath - 1 £350 - 6
Street - 1 - -
Python
South West

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Python.

1 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) Django
2 5 (62.50%) AngularJS
2 5 (62.50%) HTML
3 4 (50.00%) CSS
4 2 (25.00%) Microservices
4 2 (25.00%) Linux
5 1 (12.50%) Kerberos
5 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
5 1 (12.50%) Web Services
5 1 (12.50%) GIS
5 1 (12.50%) Scrum
5 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (12.50%) TDD
5 1 (12.50%) Spring
5 1 (12.50%) Maven
5 1 (12.50%) jQuery
5 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
5 1 (12.50%) Hadoop
5 1 (12.50%) JBehave
5 1 (12.50%) Open Source
5 1 (12.50%) Cucumber
5 1 (12.50%) BDD
5 1 (12.50%) Apache Hive
5 1 (12.50%) NoSQL
5 1 (12.50%) Node.js
5 1 (12.50%) REST
5 1 (12.50%) HBase

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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 1 (12.50%) Apache Spark
1 1 (12.50%) GeoServer
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Apache Hive
1 1 (12.50%) GIS
1 1 (12.50%) Hadoop
1 1 (12.50%) HBase
1 1 (12.50%) NoSQL
1 1 (12.50%) QGIS
1 1 (12.50%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Cucumber
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 1 (12.50%) GitLab
1 1 (12.50%) Gradle
1 1 (12.50%) JBehave
1 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
1 1 (12.50%) JIRA
1 1 (12.50%) Maven
1 1 (12.50%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Python Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Angular Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Django Developer
4 1 (12.50%) GIS Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Hadoop Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
4 1 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Programmer
4 1 (12.50%) Python/Django Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Software Programmer
4 1 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) AngularJS
1 5 (62.50%) Django
1 5 (62.50%) HTML
2 4 (50.00%) CSS
3 1 (12.50%) Backbone.js
3 1 (12.50%) Flask
3 1 (12.50%) jQuery
3 1 (12.50%) JSON
3 1 (12.50%) Node.js
3 1 (12.50%) PostGIS
3 1 (12.50%) React
3 1 (12.50%) REST
3 1 (12.50%) Spring
3 1 (12.50%) Spring Boot
3 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Microservices
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) BDD
2 1 (12.50%) Open Source
2 1 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (12.50%) Scrum
2 1 (12.50%) SDLC
2 1 (12.50%) TDD
2 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (62.50%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
1 1 (12.50%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 1 (12.50%) Apache Flume
1 1 (12.50%) Docker
1 1 (12.50%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Hadoop YARN