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 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 32 24 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Contract jobs citing Python 6 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 2.44% 1.88% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.23% 5.17% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Average daily rate
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£388 £390 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.64% -
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 £31.25 £36.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-13.79% -3.33%
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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
65 58 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 26.42% 36.25% 49.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 31 33
Average daily rate £365 £325 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.30% +13.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £300 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £390 £394
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £36.63 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 21 (95.45%) JavaScript
2 17 (77.27%) Web Services
2 17 (77.27%) Java
2 17 (77.27%) Linux
3 16 (72.73%) C#
3 16 (72.73%) C++
3 16 (72.73%) PHP
3 16 (72.73%) SQL
3 16 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (72.73%) Ruby
3 16 (72.73%) Open Source
3 16 (72.73%) BDD
3 16 (72.73%) NoSQL
4 15 (68.18%) Unit Testing
4 15 (68.18%) TDD
5 14 (63.64%) Scala
6 12 (54.55%) RESTful
6 12 (54.55%) JSON
7 10 (45.45%) Mentoring
8 9 (40.91%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (31.82%) Ajax
9 7 (31.82%) HTML
9 7 (31.82%) XML
9 7 (31.82%) CSS
9 7 (31.82%) XHTML
10 5 (22.73%) Data Modelling
10 5 (22.73%) GIS
10 5 (22.73%) ArcGIS
10 5 (22.73%) ASP.NET
10 5 (22.73%) .NET

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 5 (22.73%) ArcGIS
2 1 (4.55%) Apache
2 1 (4.55%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (72.73%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.55%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Subversion
1 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 21 (95.45%) Developer
2 5 (22.73%) Senior Developer
2 5 (22.73%) GIS Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Java Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Software Developer
4 2 (9.09%) C++/Java Developer
5 1 (4.55%) C++ Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Team Leader
5 1 (4.55%) Java Team Leader
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior C++ Developer
5 1 (4.55%) C++ Team Leader
5 1 (4.55%) Lead Java Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Lead Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Web Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (77.27%) Web Services
2 12 (54.55%) JSON
2 12 (54.55%) RESTful
3 7 (31.82%) XML
3 7 (31.82%) XHTML
3 7 (31.82%) HTML
3 7 (31.82%) CSS
3 7 (31.82%) Ajax
4 5 (22.73%) .NET
4 5 (22.73%) ASP.NET
4 5 (22.73%) WCF
5 1 (4.55%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 16 (72.73%) Open Source
2 5 (22.73%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 17 (77.27%) Linux
2 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (4.55%) UNIX
2 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (72.73%) BDD
2 15 (68.18%) Unit Testing
2 15 (68.18%) TDD
3 10 (45.45%) Mentoring
4 9 (40.91%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (22.73%) Data Modelling
6 2 (9.09%) Software Engineering
7 1 (4.55%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (95.45%) JavaScript
2 17 (77.27%) Java
3 16 (72.73%) C#
3 16 (72.73%) C++
3 16 (72.73%) PHP
3 16 (72.73%) SQL
3 16 (72.73%) Ruby
4 14 (63.64%) Scala
5 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
5 1 (4.55%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
1 1 (4.55%) EMC
1 1 (4.55%) Red Hat
1 1 (4.55%) VMware