The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Python over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 47 51 46
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -5
Contract jobs citing Python 81 72 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.98% 3.43% 3.58%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.70% 8.80% 8.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 43 37
Median daily rate £400 £375 £255
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +47.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £251 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £602 £545 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £16.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £36.50 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+6.16% +0.68%
Python
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Programming Languages Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
931 818 698
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 45.75% 38.99% 40.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 646 571 445
Median daily rate £400 £330 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £403
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 10
Median hourly rate £14.88 £40.00 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.81% +113.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.75 £35.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.09 £45.00 £30.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Python as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Python Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Python
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Python Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Python
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Python across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016.

Python Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Python
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Python across the West Yorkshire region.

Python Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Python
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Python within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -3 68 £400 +3.22% 21
Bradford +12 4 £298 -20.66%
Python
Yorkshire

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Python also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Python.

1 114 (71.70%) Agile Software Development
2 87 (54.72%) Java
3 73 (45.91%) JavaScript
3 73 (45.91%) Ruby
4 71 (44.65%) Linux
5 49 (30.82%) DevOps
6 47 (29.56%) Puppet
7 38 (23.90%) Open Source
7 38 (23.90%) PHP
8 35 (22.01%) Opscode Chef
9 33 (20.75%) C++
10 29 (18.24%) JIRA
11 27 (16.98%) Jenkins
11 27 (16.98%) Git (software)
12 26 (16.35%) High Availability
13 25 (15.72%) Analytical Skills
13 25 (15.72%) HTML
13 25 (15.72%) Bash Shell
14 24 (15.09%) C#
14 24 (15.09%) Scrum
15 23 (14.47%) Games
15 23 (14.47%) Continuous Integration
16 21 (13.21%) RabbitMQ
16 21 (13.21%) Scala
16 21 (13.21%) Amazon AWS
17 20 (12.58%) Selenium
17 20 (12.58%) .NET
18 19 (11.95%) Confluence
19 18 (11.32%) Cucumber
19 18 (11.32%) Splunk

Python
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 19 (11.95%) Confluence
2 10 (6.29%) OpenStack
3 3 (1.89%) Apache
3 3 (1.89%) Jetty
3 3 (1.89%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.26%) CloudStack
5 1 (0.63%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.63%) CMS
5 1 (0.63%) Drupal
5 1 (0.63%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.63%) Joomla!
5 1 (0.63%) nginx
5 1 (0.63%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.63%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.63%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 2 (1.26%) Exchequer
2 1 (0.63%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 21 (13.21%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (8.81%) PaaS
3 13 (8.18%) IaaS
3 13 (8.18%) SaaS
4 7 (4.40%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (3.14%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (1.26%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (1.26%) Google App Engine
6 2 (1.26%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.63%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.63%) GitHub
7 1 (0.63%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.77%) Internet
2 5 (3.14%) HTTP
3 4 (2.52%) DNS
4 1 (0.63%) Firewall
4 1 (0.63%) Network Security
4 1 (0.63%) OpenFlow
4 1 (0.63%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (10.06%) NoSQL
2 14 (8.81%) MongoDB
3 11 (6.92%) Relational Database
4 8 (5.03%) Big Data
4 8 (5.03%) Hadoop
5 7 (4.40%) MySQL
6 6 (3.77%) Apache Cassandra
7 5 (3.14%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (2.52%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.63%) Couchbase
9 1 (0.63%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.63%) Informix
9 1 (0.63%) Redis
9 1 (0.63%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 29 (18.24%) JIRA
2 27 (16.98%) Git (software)
2 27 (16.98%) Jenkins
3 20 (12.58%) Selenium
4 18 (11.32%) Cucumber
5 16 (10.06%) Maven
6 12 (7.55%) Subversion
7 11 (6.92%) Ant
8 7 (4.40%) Appium
8 7 (4.40%) JUnit
8 7 (4.40%) Mocha
8 7 (4.40%) SonarQube
9 6 (3.77%) Hudson
9 6 (3.77%) JMeter
9 6 (3.77%) SoapUI
9 6 (3.77%) TeamCity
10 5 (3.14%) LoadRunner
10 5 (3.14%) SilkPerformer
10 5 (3.14%) Visual Studio
10 5 (3.14%) WebDriver
General
1 23 (14.47%) Games
2 13 (8.18%) Finance
3 10 (6.29%) Retail
4 5 (3.14%) Law
5 2 (1.26%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.63%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.63%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 71 (44.65%) Developer
2 35 (22.01%) Python Developer
3 29 (18.24%) Architect
3 29 (18.24%) DevOps Engineer
4 27 (16.98%) Java Developer
5 22 (13.84%) Technical Architect
6 14 (8.81%) JavaScript Developer
7 13 (8.18%) PHP Developer
8 11 (6.92%) Splunk Engineer
9 10 (6.29%) Integration Engineer
9 10 (6.29%) Java Engineer
9 10 (6.29%) Ruby Developer
9 10 (6.29%) Ruby Engineer
10 6 (3.77%) Agile Developer
10 6 (3.77%) Linux Engineer
10 6 (3.77%) Senior Developer
11 5 (3.14%) Agile Java Developer
11 5 (3.14%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 5 (3.14%) Linux/Unix DevOps
11 5 (3.14%) Service Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (15.72%) HTML
2 21 (13.21%) RabbitMQ
3 20 (12.58%) .NET
4 17 (10.69%) Spring
5 15 (9.43%) HTML5
6 14 (8.81%) JSON
6 14 (8.81%) RESTful
7 13 (8.18%) CSS
8 12 (7.55%) AngularJS
9 11 (6.92%) REST
10 10 (6.29%) Django
10 10 (6.29%) Web Services
11 9 (5.66%) Play Framework
12 8 (5.03%) Middleware
12 8 (5.03%) Node.js
13 7 (4.40%) Chai
13 7 (4.40%) XML
13 7 (4.40%) YAML
14 6 (3.77%) CSS3
14 6 (3.77%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 25 (15.72%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (7.55%) User Experience
3 10 (6.29%) Visualisation
4 6 (3.77%) Social Media
5 4 (2.52%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.26%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.26%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.26%) Data Integration
6 2 (1.26%) Digital Media
6 2 (1.26%) Reference Data
7 1 (0.63%) IBM XIV
7 1 (0.63%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.63%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 71 (44.65%) Linux
2 18 (11.32%) Unix
3 8 (5.03%) Windows
4 6 (3.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.26%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.63%) AIX
6 1 (0.63%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.63%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (71.70%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (30.82%) DevOps
3 38 (23.90%) Open Source
4 26 (16.35%) High Availability
5 24 (15.09%) Scrum
6 23 (14.47%) Continuous Integration
7 18 (11.32%) TDD
8 16 (10.06%) ITIL
9 15 (9.43%) SOA
10 13 (8.18%) PRINCE2
11 12 (7.55%) Configuration Management
12 11 (6.92%) Problem Management
13 10 (6.29%) API Integration
13 10 (6.29%) Information Security
13 10 (6.29%) Web Development
14 8 (5.03%) Data Management
14 8 (5.03%) Mentoring
14 8 (5.03%) Microservices
14 8 (5.03%) Release Management
14 8 (5.03%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 87 (54.72%) Java
2 73 (45.91%) JavaScript
2 73 (45.91%) Ruby
3 38 (23.90%) PHP
4 33 (20.75%) C++
5 25 (15.72%) Bash Shell
6 24 (15.09%) C#
7 21 (13.21%) Scala
8 18 (11.32%) Perl
9 11 (6.92%) Shell Script
10 7 (4.40%) R
11 6 (3.77%) SQL
12 5 (3.14%) CoffeeScript
13 4 (2.52%) PowerShell
13 4 (2.52%) VBA
13 4 (2.52%) VBScript
14 2 (1.26%) Go
15 1 (0.63%) C
15 1 (0.63%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 11 (6.92%) Security Cleared
2 7 (4.40%) Degree
3 5 (3.14%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (1.26%) BC Cleared
4 2 (1.26%) CCNA
4 2 (1.26%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.26%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.40%) QA
2 6 (3.77%) Disclosure Scotland
3 5 (3.14%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.63%) WCAG
System Software
1 15 (9.43%) Docker
2 14 (8.81%) vSphere
3 7 (4.40%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (3.14%) Virtual Desktop
5 2 (1.26%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.26%) Xen
5 2 (1.26%) XenServer
6 1 (0.63%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.63%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 47 (29.56%) Puppet
2 35 (22.01%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (3.77%) Mesos
4 5 (3.14%) Cobbler
4 5 (3.14%) logstash
4 5 (3.14%) StatsD
5 4 (2.52%) Ansible
5 4 (2.52%) Grafana
5 4 (2.52%) Marathon
5 4 (2.52%) Nagios
6 3 (1.89%) Graphite
7 2 (1.26%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.63%) Cacti
8 1 (0.63%) HP SiteScope
8 1 (0.63%) Kibana
8 1 (0.63%) Kubernetes
8 1 (0.63%) Opsview
8 1 (0.63%) Salt
8 1 (0.63%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (11.32%) Splunk
2 16 (10.06%) Red Hat
3 13 (8.18%) Oracle
3 13 (8.18%) VMware
4 7 (4.40%) Atlassian
5 6 (3.77%) AppDynamics
5 6 (3.77%) Citrix
5 6 (3.77%) Google
5 6 (3.77%) IBM
6 5 (3.14%) Apigee
6 5 (3.14%) Dynatrace
6 5 (3.14%) Mashery
6 5 (3.14%) New Relic
6 5 (3.14%) Tableau
6 5 (3.14%) Teradata
7 4 (2.52%) CA
7 4 (2.52%) TIBCO
8 2 (1.26%) EnterpriseDB
8 2 (1.26%) Rackspace
8 2 (1.26%) SaltStack
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