The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT contracts advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Python over the 3 months to 4 May 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 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 31 31 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Contract jobs citing Python 5 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 2.21% 2.22% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.88% 4.58% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 0
Average daily rate
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£250 £413 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-39.39% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £320
% change year-on-year
- +17.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £40.00
Python
East of England

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

Programming Languages Category
Suffolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
85 131 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 37.61% 48.52% 41.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 106 46
Average daily rate £425 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 1
Average hourly rate £15.75 £36.50 £15.16
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.84% +140.76%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.20 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-0.55% +3.42%

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Python
Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Python Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

Python
Daily Rate Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Python across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015.

Python Daily Rate Histogram in Suffolk

Python
Contract Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Python within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich +3 5 £250 -47.36% 1
Python
East of England

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Suffolk 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 (87.50%) Windows
1 7 (87.50%) Linux
2 4 (50.00%) UNIX
2 4 (50.00%) Information Management
2 4 (50.00%) Client/Server
2 4 (50.00%) User Stories
3 3 (37.50%) Robot Framework
3 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
3 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (37.50%) Visualisation
3 3 (37.50%) Java
4 2 (25.00%) Perl
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) Big Data
4 2 (25.00%) Apache Hive
4 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
5 1 (12.50%) Hadoop
5 1 (12.50%) Android
5 1 (12.50%) Data Integration
5 1 (12.50%) JRuby
5 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
5 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
5 1 (12.50%) R
5 1 (12.50%) Data Governance
5 1 (12.50%) Analytics
5 1 (12.50%) Open Source
5 1 (12.50%) Iperf
5 1 (12.50%) Metadata Management
5 1 (12.50%) Mobile App

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Suffolk 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Wireshark
1 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
1 1 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Big Data
1 2 (25.00%) Apache Hive
2 1 (12.50%) Hadoop
2 1 (12.50%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Robot Framework
1 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
2 1 (12.50%) TestLink
2 1 (12.50%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Python Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Test Automation Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Automation Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Big Data Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Junior Python Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Test Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Junior Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) JRuby
1 1 (12.50%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Client/Server
2 3 (37.50%) Visualisation
3 1 (12.50%) Data Integration
3 1 (12.50%) Open Source
3 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
3 1 (12.50%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
1 7 (87.50%) Linux
2 4 (50.00%) UNIX
3 1 (12.50%) Android
3 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
3 1 (12.50%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Information Management
1 4 (50.00%) User Stories
2 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (12.50%) Data Governance
4 1 (12.50%) Analytics
4 1 (12.50%) Metadata Management
4 1 (12.50%) Cyber Security
4 1 (12.50%) Automation Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Statistical Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Resource Management
4 1 (12.50%) Release Management
4 1 (12.50%) Scalability Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Integration Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
4 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Java
2 2 (25.00%) Perl
3 1 (12.50%) R
3 1 (12.50%) Ruby
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) Jython
3 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
3 1 (12.50%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) iptables
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Iperf
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Agilent
1 1 (12.50%) VMware
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