The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warrington region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Python over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 36 30 23
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -7
Contract jobs citing Python 10 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 2.87% 2.28% 1.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.26% 7.58% 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 1
Average daily rate £575 £400 £485
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+43.75% -17.52%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.25 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.33% +7.14%
Python
Cheshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Warrington
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
108 66 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 31.03% 30.14% 28.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 39 24
Average daily rate £461 £306 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.61% -5.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £35.25 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

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

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

Python
Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Python Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

Python
Daily Rate Histogram in Warrington

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Python across the Warrington region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

Python Daily Rate Histogram in Warrington

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Warrington 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 34 (91.89%) C++
2 32 (86.49%) JavaScript
3 28 (75.68%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (67.57%) ITIL
5 19 (51.35%) PRINCE2
6 18 (48.65%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 18 (48.65%) Analytical Skills
7 14 (37.84%) P3O
8 10 (27.03%) Finance
9 9 (24.32%) Risk Management
10 8 (21.62%) MS Excel
10 8 (21.62%) Portfolio Management
11 7 (18.92%) ITIL V3
12 6 (16.22%) Service Delivery
13 5 (13.51%) Internet
13 5 (13.51%) Supplier Management
13 5 (13.51%) Enterprise Architecture
13 5 (13.51%) Marketing
13 5 (13.51%) Unix
13 5 (13.51%) Linux
13 5 (13.51%) .NET
13 5 (13.51%) Java
13 5 (13.51%) Web Accessibility
13 5 (13.51%) Performance Management
14 4 (10.81%) Ruby
14 4 (10.81%) Web Design
14 4 (10.81%) Responsive Web Design
14 4 (10.81%) HTML
14 4 (10.81%) HTTP
14 4 (10.81%) CSS

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Warrington 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 2 (5.41%) Node.js
2 1 (2.70%) Drupal
2 1 (2.70%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (21.62%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.70%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (5.41%) IaaS
2 1 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.51%) Internet
2 4 (10.81%) HTTP
3 1 (2.70%) Intranet
3 1 (2.70%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.11%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.70%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (2.70%) Big Data
2 1 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.70%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.70%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Git (software)
1 3 (8.11%) Subversion
General
1 10 (27.03%) Finance
2 5 (13.51%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (21.62%) Portfolio Manager
2 7 (18.92%) Architect
3 6 (16.22%) Service Manager
3 6 (16.22%) Technical Architect
4 5 (13.51%) Programme Office Support
5 4 (10.81%) Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Applications Manager
6 3 (8.11%) Applications Support
6 3 (8.11%) Applications Support Manager
6 3 (8.11%) Support Manager
7 2 (5.41%) Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Configuration Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Delivery Manager
7 2 (5.41%) Digital Architect
7 2 (5.41%) ITIL Manager
7 2 (5.41%) ITIL Service Manager
7 2 (5.41%) Service Transition Manager
7 2 (5.41%) Services Delivery Manager
7 2 (5.41%) Software Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.51%) .NET
2 4 (10.81%) CSS
2 4 (10.81%) HTML
3 3 (8.11%) XHTML
4 2 (5.41%) AngularJS
4 2 (5.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (2.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (48.65%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.70%) Client/Server
2 1 (2.70%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.70%) User Experience
2 1 (2.70%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.51%) Linux
1 5 (13.51%) Unix
2 3 (8.11%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (75.68%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (67.57%) ITIL
3 19 (51.35%) PRINCE2
4 9 (24.32%) Risk Management
5 8 (21.62%) Portfolio Management
6 7 (18.92%) ITIL V3
7 6 (16.22%) Service Delivery
8 5 (13.51%) Enterprise Architecture
8 5 (13.51%) Performance Management
8 5 (13.51%) Supplier Management
8 5 (13.51%) Web Accessibility
9 4 (10.81%) Responsive Web Design
9 4 (10.81%) Service Management
9 4 (10.81%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (10.81%) Web Design
10 3 (8.11%) ArchiMate
10 3 (8.11%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (8.11%) Line Management
11 2 (5.41%) Software Asset Management
11 2 (5.41%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 34 (91.89%) C++
2 32 (86.49%) JavaScript
3 5 (13.51%) Java
4 4 (10.81%) Ruby
5 3 (8.11%) C#
5 3 (8.11%) SQL
6 1 (2.70%) PHP
6 1 (2.70%) R
Qualifications
1 18 (48.65%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 3 (8.11%) APMP
3 2 (5.41%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.70%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (37.84%) P3O
2 3 (8.11%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 2 (5.41%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (5.41%) StatsD
Vendors
1 1 (2.70%) Apigee
1 1 (2.70%) BT
1 1 (2.70%) Citrix
1 1 (2.70%) HP
1 1 (2.70%) Mashery
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle
1 1 (2.70%) Tableau
1 1 (2.70%) Teradata