The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Python over the 3 months to 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 32 32 43
Rank change year-on-year
0 +11
Contract jobs citing Python 6 12 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 1.83% 3.00% 0.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.69% 11.54% 1.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 11 1
Median daily rate £500 £370 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.13% -5.12%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £46.25 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-13.51% +42.30%
Python
Wiltshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
128 104 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 39.14% 26.00% 15.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 86 38
Median daily rate £375 £370 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £425 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 5
Median hourly rate - £42.50 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +78.94%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +9.45%

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Python
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Python Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

Python
Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Python across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

Python Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

Python
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Python Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Python.

1 5 (83.33%) Linux
1 5 (83.33%) HTTP
1 5 (83.33%) TCP/IP
1 5 (83.33%) SSL
1 5 (83.33%) CentOS
1 5 (83.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 5 (83.33%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (83.33%) Bash Shell
1 5 (83.33%) Jenkins
1 5 (83.33%) Ansible
1 5 (83.33%) Docker
1 5 (83.33%) DevOps
2 4 (66.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 4 (66.67%) Amazon RDS
2 4 (66.67%) Vagrant
2 4 (66.67%) New Relic
2 4 (66.67%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 4 (66.67%) LXC
2 4 (66.67%) CoreOS
2 4 (66.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 4 (66.67%) Auto-Scaling
2 4 (66.67%) SonarQube
2 4 (66.67%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 4 (66.67%) OSSEC
2 4 (66.67%) Confluence
2 4 (66.67%) MongoDB
2 4 (66.67%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (66.67%) NoSQL
2 4 (66.67%) VirtualBox
2 4 (66.67%) Route 53

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon 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 4 (66.67%) Confluence
2 1 (16.67%) IBM HTTP Server
2 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
2 1 (16.67%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 5 (83.33%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (66.67%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (66.67%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 4 (66.67%) Amazon S3
2 4 (66.67%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 4 (66.67%) AWS Lambda
2 4 (66.67%) Route 53
2 4 (66.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (16.67%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) HTTP
1 5 (83.33%) SSL
1 5 (83.33%) TCP/IP
2 4 (66.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 4 (66.67%) Amazon RDS
1 4 (66.67%) Apache Cassandra
1 4 (66.67%) MongoDB
1 4 (66.67%) MySQL
1 4 (66.67%) NoSQL
1 4 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) DB2
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Jenkins
2 4 (66.67%) Artifactory
2 4 (66.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 4 (66.67%) JIRA
2 4 (66.67%) SonarQube
2 4 (66.67%) Sonatype Nexus
2 4 (66.67%) Vagrant
3 1 (16.67%) Ant
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Lead DevOps
2 2 (33.33%) Lead DevOps Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Linux Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) ELK Stack
2 1 (16.67%) J2EE
2 1 (16.67%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) CentOS
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
1 5 (83.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (66.67%) CoreOS
3 1 (16.67%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) DevOps
2 4 (66.67%) Auto-Scaling
2 4 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (66.67%) Load Balancing
2 4 (66.67%) Migration
2 4 (66.67%) Open Source
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) BPEL
4 1 (16.67%) BPMN
4 1 (16.67%) Business Activity Monitoring
4 1 (16.67%) Load Testing
4 1 (16.67%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Bash Shell
2 4 (66.67%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) PL/SQL
2 4 (66.67%) Ruby
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) Jython
3 1 (16.67%) Korn
3 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) CESG Certified Professional
2 1 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Docker
2 4 (66.67%) LXC
2 4 (66.67%) VirtualBox
3 1 (16.67%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 5 (83.33%) Ansible
2 4 (66.67%) Nagios
2 4 (66.67%) OSSEC
2 4 (66.67%) Terraform
3 1 (16.67%) Puppet
3 1 (16.67%) Salt
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) New Relic
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) IBM
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat