The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Python over the 3 months to 22 September 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Python 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Wales - - -
As % of the Programming Languages category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £32.50 £34.50
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -5.79%
Python
Wales

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

Programming Languages Category
West Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
53 10 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Wales 42.40% 21.74% 34.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 8 11
Average daily rate £420 £288 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.08% -30.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £147 £336
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £317 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £20.85 - £19.50
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 West Wales

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

Python Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

Python
Daily Rate Trend in West Wales

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

Python Daily Rate Trend in West Wales

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Wales 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 7 (87.50%) PHP
1 7 (87.50%) Configuration Management
1 7 (87.50%) Puppet
1 7 (87.50%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (87.50%) DevOps
2 5 (62.50%) Nagios
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) Scala
3 4 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (50.00%) Perl
4 3 (37.50%) Linux
4 3 (37.50%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (37.50%) LAMP
4 3 (37.50%) Ruby
5 2 (25.00%) Hudson
5 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
5 2 (25.00%) Route 53
5 2 (25.00%) Mercurial
5 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
6 1 (12.50%) Jasmine
6 1 (12.50%) Cacti
6 1 (12.50%) nginx
6 1 (12.50%) Percona
6 1 (12.50%) Ajax
6 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
6 1 (12.50%) Spring MVC
6 1 (12.50%) Grails
6 1 (12.50%) jQuery
6 1 (12.50%) Hibernate
6 1 (12.50%) Extreme Programming

Python
Top Related IT Skills in West Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Wales 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 1 (12.50%) Apache
1 1 (12.50%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (25.00%) Route 53
3 1 (12.50%) Amazon S3
3 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (25.00%) Mercurial
1 2 (25.00%) Hudson
1 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (12.50%) Jasmine
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Java Technical Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) LAMP
2 1 (12.50%) Hibernate
2 1 (12.50%) Spring
2 1 (12.50%) Ajax
2 1 (12.50%) Spring MVC
2 1 (12.50%) Grails
2 1 (12.50%) jQuery
2 1 (12.50%) J2EE
2 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) CentOS
2 1 (12.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Configuration Management
1 7 (87.50%) DevOps
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (12.50%) BDD
4 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
4 1 (12.50%) TDD
4 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
4 1 (12.50%) MVC
4 1 (12.50%) Extreme Programming
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) PHP
2 5 (62.50%) Scala
3 4 (50.00%) Perl
4 3 (37.50%) Ruby
5 1 (12.50%) Groovy
5 1 (12.50%) Java
5 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
Systems Management
1 7 (87.50%) Puppet
1 7 (87.50%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (62.50%) Nagios
3 1 (12.50%) Cacti
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
1 1 (12.50%) Percona