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 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank - 24 17
Contract jobs citing Python 0 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Wales - 1.15% 8.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 2.56% 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 5
Average daily rate - £500 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
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 £40.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+8.00% +7.14%
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
9 39 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Wales 33.33% 44.83% 65.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 10 31
Average daily rate £265 £500 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-47.00% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £263 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £541 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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 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 11 Related IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) nginx
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) Vagrant
1 1 (100.00%) Ansible
1 1 (100.00%) Web Operations

Python
Top Related IT Skills in West Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) nginx
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) WebOps Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Ansible
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) VMware