The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the West Wales region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 23 9 -
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -
Contract jobs citing Python 9 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Wales 6.92% 2.70% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.11% 8.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 0
Average daily rate £350 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
- +9.58%
Programming Languages Category
West Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
89 12 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Wales 68.46% 32.43% 39.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 5 14
Average daily rate £413 £349 £416
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.35% -16.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £317 £167
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £420 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £13.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +2.94%
Python
Wales

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
Daily Rate Histogram in West Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Python across the West Wales region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Python Daily Rate Histogram in West Wales

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 13 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (86.67%) Scala
2 12 (80.00%) Puppet
2 12 (80.00%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (80.00%) PHP
3 10 (66.67%) Perl
3 10 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (53.33%) Configuration Management
5 6 (40.00%) Nagios
6 4 (26.67%) Ruby
7 2 (13.33%) LAMP
7 2 (13.33%) Linux
7 2 (13.33%) Java
7 2 (13.33%) TDD
7 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
7 2 (13.33%) Mercurial
7 2 (13.33%) Jenkins
7 2 (13.33%) Hudson
7 2 (13.33%) Route 53
7 2 (13.33%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (13.33%) Open Source
8 1 (6.67%) Software Architecture
8 1 (6.67%) BDD
8 1 (6.67%) Jasmine
8 1 (6.67%) REST
8 1 (6.67%) Product Management
8 1 (6.67%) Spring
8 1 (6.67%) Kanban
8 1 (6.67%) Groovy
8 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared

Python
Top Related IT Skills in West Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (13.33%) Route 53
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (13.33%) Mercurial
1 2 (13.33%) Hudson
1 2 (13.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (6.67%) Jasmine
Job Titles
1 12 (80.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Architect
2 3 (20.00%) Technical Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Java Technical Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) LAMP
2 1 (6.67%) Hibernate
2 1 (6.67%) Spring
2 1 (6.67%) Ajax
2 1 (6.67%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (6.67%) Spring MVC
2 1 (6.67%) Grails
2 1 (6.67%) Django
2 1 (6.67%) jQuery
2 1 (6.67%) REST
2 1 (6.67%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (53.33%) Configuration Management
4 2 (13.33%) TDD
5 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
5 1 (6.67%) MVC
5 1 (6.67%) Scrum
5 1 (6.67%) Extreme Programming
5 1 (6.67%) Kanban
5 1 (6.67%) Product Management
5 1 (6.67%) Software Architecture
5 1 (6.67%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 13 (86.67%) Scala
2 12 (80.00%) PHP
3 10 (66.67%) Perl
4 4 (26.67%) Ruby
5 2 (13.33%) Java
6 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
6 1 (6.67%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 12 (80.00%) Puppet
1 12 (80.00%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (40.00%) Nagios
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Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
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