The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Python over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 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 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 20 - 31
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Python 52 0 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 8.33% - 2.72%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.55% - 8.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 0 3
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£450 - £300
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 - £292
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 - £324
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £38.00 £37.75
% change year-on-year
-21.05% +0.66%
Python
North East

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

Programming Languages Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
253 72 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 40.54% 33.80% 31.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 177 36 46
Average daily rate £375 £310 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.96% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £217 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £508 £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 2
Average hourly rate £27.50 £12.99 £21.60
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+111.70% -39.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.40 £12.99 £16.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £12.99 £26.32
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Python
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Python Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Python
Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Python across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014.

Python Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

Python
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Python within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Newcastle upon Tyne - 52 £450 - 3
Sunderland - - - -
Gateshead - - - -
Python
North East

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 70 (98.59%) Java
1 70 (98.59%) Ruby
2 68 (95.77%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (95.77%) Scala
3 50 (70.42%) HTML
4 43 (60.56%) RESTful
5 40 (56.34%) HTML5
6 39 (54.93%) JSON
7 38 (53.52%) C#
8 37 (52.11%) Linux
9 34 (47.89%) CSS
10 32 (45.07%) Scrum
10 32 (45.07%) Mentoring
11 30 (42.25%) Relational Database
12 27 (38.03%) Web Development
12 27 (38.03%) Open Source
13 26 (36.62%) Django
13 26 (36.62%) REST
14 25 (35.21%) CSS3
14 25 (35.21%) Ajax
15 21 (29.58%) Subversion
15 21 (29.58%) Git (software)
16 20 (28.17%) Mac OS X
16 20 (28.17%) UNIX
16 20 (28.17%) Automated Testing
17 19 (26.76%) Jenkins
18 18 (25.35%) Responsive Web Design
18 18 (25.35%) Web Design
18 18 (25.35%) HTTP
18 18 (25.35%) Confluence

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 18 (25.35%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 18 (25.35%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (42.25%) Relational Database
2 15 (21.13%) MongoDB
2 15 (21.13%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 21 (29.58%) Git (software)
1 21 (29.58%) Subversion
2 19 (26.76%) Jenkins
3 18 (25.35%) JIRA
4 17 (23.94%) Selenium
5 5 (7.04%) JUnit
6 2 (2.82%) RSpec
6 2 (2.82%) WebDriver
6 2 (2.82%) Cucumber
General
1 1 (1.41%) Games
1 1 (1.41%) Banking
Job Titles
1 44 (61.97%) Developer
2 21 (29.58%) Senior Developer
3 15 (21.13%) Architect
4 12 (16.90%) Solutions Architect
5 10 (14.08%) Lead Architect
5 10 (14.08%) Lead Solutions Architect
5 10 (14.08%) Digital Architect
6 8 (11.27%) ScrumMaster
7 7 (9.86%) Scala Developer
7 7 (9.86%) Digital Solutions Architect
8 6 (8.45%) Java Developer
9 5 (7.04%) Lead Developer
10 3 (4.23%) Web Developer
11 2 (2.82%) Test Specialist
11 2 (2.82%) Test Automation Specialist
11 2 (2.82%) Senior Architect
11 2 (2.82%) Automation Specialist
11 2 (2.82%) Senior Digital Architect
12 1 (1.41%) Senior Solutions Architect
12 1 (1.41%) Lead Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (70.42%) HTML
2 43 (60.56%) RESTful
3 40 (56.34%) HTML5
4 39 (54.93%) JSON
5 34 (47.89%) CSS
6 26 (36.62%) Django
6 26 (36.62%) REST
7 25 (35.21%) CSS3
7 25 (35.21%) Ajax
8 17 (23.94%) Spring
9 4 (5.63%) Play Framework
10 3 (4.23%) Guice
10 3 (4.23%) Ruby on Rails
11 2 (2.82%) Spring MVC
12 1 (1.41%) jQuery
12 1 (1.41%) Hibernate
12 1 (1.41%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 27 (38.03%) Open Source
2 15 (21.13%) Visualisation
3 1 (1.41%) User Experience
3 1 (1.41%) Online Banking
3 1 (1.41%) Online Gambling
Operating Systems
1 37 (52.11%) Linux
2 20 (28.17%) Mac OS X
2 20 (28.17%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (95.77%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (45.07%) Scrum
2 32 (45.07%) Mentoring
3 27 (38.03%) Web Development
4 20 (28.17%) Automated Testing
5 18 (25.35%) Web Design
5 18 (25.35%) Responsive Web Design
6 17 (23.94%) Configuration Management
7 14 (19.72%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (16.90%) Continuous Improvement
9 11 (15.49%) Line Management
10 8 (11.27%) DevOps
11 6 (8.45%) TDD
12 3 (4.23%) Service Delivery
12 3 (4.23%) Kanban
12 3 (4.23%) OWASP
12 3 (4.23%) Microservices
13 2 (2.82%) Automation Testing
13 2 (2.82%) Test Scripting
13 2 (2.82%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 70 (98.59%) Java
1 70 (98.59%) Ruby
2 68 (95.77%) Scala
3 38 (53.52%) C#
4 16 (22.54%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (2.82%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.41%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.41%) QA
Systems Management
1 14 (19.72%) Puppet
1 14 (19.72%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (4.23%) Google
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