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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Python over the 3 months to 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 84 41 45
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +4
Contract jobs citing Python 25 20 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 2.13% 3.31% 1.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.84% 8.23% 3.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 13 4
Median daily rate £405 £445 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.98% +35.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £311 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £506 £486 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £40.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.50% +33.33%
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
428 243 185
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 36.46% 40.17% 38.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 273 165 119
Median daily rate £320 £325 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.53% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £437 £475 £433
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 5 4
Median hourly rate £35.00 £32.00 £34.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -7.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.50 £15.25 £18.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.27 £40.00 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Tyne and Wear region citing Python as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 24 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Python within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 24 May 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -42 25 £405 -8.98% 3
Python
North East

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Python.

1 52 (82.54%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (53.97%) Ruby
3 31 (49.21%) Java
4 30 (47.62%) JavaScript
5 23 (36.51%) Open Source
6 22 (34.92%) Linux
7 20 (31.75%) Scala
8 19 (30.16%) C#
9 18 (28.57%) C++
10 17 (26.98%) TDD
11 15 (23.81%) Shell Script
12 13 (20.63%) .NET
12 13 (20.63%) JIRA
12 13 (20.63%) Puppet
12 13 (20.63%) Security Cleared
12 13 (20.63%) Jenkins
13 12 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
13 12 (19.05%) Web Development
13 12 (19.05%) Scrum
13 12 (19.05%) Oracle
13 12 (19.05%) Unix
14 11 (17.46%) HTML
14 11 (17.46%) Perl
14 11 (17.46%) Selenium
14 11 (17.46%) Continuous Integration
14 11 (17.46%) MongoDB
15 10 (15.87%) Cucumber
15 10 (15.87%) Bash Shell
15 10 (15.87%) Service Design
15 10 (15.87%) Opscode Chef

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 9 (14.29%) Confluence
2 5 (7.94%) SAS
3 4 (6.35%) Apache
4 1 (1.59%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.11%) IaaS
2 4 (6.35%) GitHub
3 3 (4.76%) PaaS
3 3 (4.76%) SaaS
4 1 (1.59%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.59%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.76%) HTTP
1 3 (4.76%) SNMP
2 1 (1.59%) Ethernet
2 1 (1.59%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (1.59%) Internet
2 1 (1.59%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (17.46%) MongoDB
2 8 (12.70%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (11.11%) Hadoop
4 6 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (9.52%) Relational Database
5 5 (7.94%) Apache Hive
5 5 (7.94%) BusinessObjects
5 5 (7.94%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 5 (7.94%) HBase
5 5 (7.94%) NoSQL
5 5 (7.94%) Pentaho
6 3 (4.76%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (3.17%) Big Data
7 2 (3.17%) MySQL
8 1 (1.59%) Data Mining
8 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 13 (20.63%) Jenkins
1 13 (20.63%) JIRA
2 11 (17.46%) Selenium
3 10 (15.87%) Cucumber
4 7 (11.11%) Git (software)
5 6 (9.52%) JUnit
6 5 (7.94%) ERwin
7 4 (6.35%) RSpec
7 4 (6.35%) Vagrant
7 4 (6.35%) WebDriver
8 3 (4.76%) HP UFT
8 3 (4.76%) JMeter
8 3 (4.76%) LoadRunner
8 3 (4.76%) Subversion
General
1 8 (12.70%) Finance
2 5 (7.94%) Marketing
3 4 (6.35%) Games
3 4 (6.35%) Law
4 3 (4.76%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (23.81%) Developer
2 12 (19.05%) Architect
3 10 (15.87%) Analyst
4 9 (14.29%) Scala Developer
4 9 (14.29%) Tester
5 8 (12.70%) Business Analyst
5 8 (12.70%) Technical Analyst
6 7 (11.11%) Technical Business Analyst
7 5 (7.94%) Technical Architect
8 4 (6.35%) Java Architect
8 4 (6.35%) Test Automation Engineer
8 4 (6.35%) Test Engineer
9 3 (4.76%) Consultant
9 3 (4.76%) DevOps Engineer
9 3 (4.76%) Digital Analyst
9 3 (4.76%) Digital Business Analyst
9 3 (4.76%) Lead Architect
9 3 (4.76%) Technical Leader
10 2 (3.17%) Data Architect
10 2 (3.17%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (20.63%) .NET
2 11 (17.46%) HTML
3 9 (14.29%) JSON
4 8 (12.70%) CSS
4 8 (12.70%) Django
4 8 (12.70%) HTML5
5 7 (11.11%) Play Framework
5 7 (11.11%) REST
5 7 (11.11%) RESTful
5 7 (11.11%) Spring
6 5 (7.94%) Ajax
6 5 (7.94%) CSS3
6 5 (7.94%) Web Services
7 4 (6.35%) J2EE
7 4 (6.35%) Java EE
7 4 (6.35%) Ruby on Rails
8 3 (4.76%) .NET Framework
9 2 (3.17%) Guice
9 2 (3.17%) Spring MVC
9 2 (3.17%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (12.70%) Visualisation
3 5 (7.94%) Management Information System
4 4 (6.35%) Social Media
5 3 (4.76%) CESG
5 3 (4.76%) PKI
6 1 (1.59%) Clustering
6 1 (1.59%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.59%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.59%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 22 (34.92%) Linux
2 12 (19.05%) Unix
3 8 (12.70%) Windows
4 5 (7.94%) SUSE
5 4 (6.35%) CentOS
5 4 (6.35%) Mac OS X
5 4 (6.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (6.35%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.59%) Debian
6 1 (1.59%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (82.54%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (36.51%) Open Source
3 17 (26.98%) TDD
4 12 (19.05%) Scrum
4 12 (19.05%) Web Development
5 11 (17.46%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (15.87%) Configuration Management
6 10 (15.87%) Project Management
6 10 (15.87%) Service Design
7 9 (14.29%) Test Scripting
8 8 (12.70%) Agile Project Management
9 7 (11.11%) Automated Testing
9 7 (11.11%) DevOps
9 7 (11.11%) Test Automation
9 7 (11.11%) User Stories
9 7 (11.11%) Waterfall
10 6 (9.52%) Business Analysis
11 5 (7.94%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (7.94%) Data Modelling
11 5 (7.94%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 34 (53.97%) Ruby
2 31 (49.21%) Java
3 30 (47.62%) JavaScript
4 20 (31.75%) Scala
5 19 (30.16%) C#
6 18 (28.57%) C++
7 15 (23.81%) Shell Script
8 11 (17.46%) Perl
9 10 (15.87%) Bash Shell
9 10 (15.87%) C
10 6 (9.52%) SQL
11 1 (1.59%) R
Qualifications
1 13 (20.63%) Security Cleared
2 9 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 8 (12.70%) BPSS Clearance
4 6 (9.52%) BC Cleared
5 5 (7.94%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.59%) CCNA
6 1 (1.59%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.59%) MCSE
6 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.11%) WCAG
2 5 (7.94%) Disclosure Scotland
3 4 (6.35%) QA
4 3 (4.76%) WAI
5 2 (3.17%) GPG13
6 1 (1.59%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (7.94%) Docker
2 1 (1.59%) LXC
2 1 (1.59%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.59%) VMware ESX
2 1 (1.59%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (20.63%) Puppet
2 10 (15.87%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.59%) StatsD
Vendors
1 12 (19.05%) Oracle
2 6 (9.52%) Tableau
3 5 (7.94%) CA
3 5 (7.94%) Informatica
3 5 (7.94%) VMware
4 4 (6.35%) SaltStack
5 3 (4.76%) HP
6 2 (3.17%) Google
7 1 (1.59%) Apigee
7 1 (1.59%) Citrix
7 1 (1.59%) Kofax
7 1 (1.59%) Mashery
7 1 (1.59%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.59%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.59%) Teradata
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