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 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 52 59 45
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -14
Contract jobs citing Python 71 65 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.48% 3.04% 3.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.64% 7.84% 9.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 41 39
Median daily rate £438 £375 £258
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +45.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £166
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £550 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £16.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £39.25 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-1.27% +30.83%
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
929 829 607
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 45.58% 38.74% 35.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 641 579 378
Median daily rate £400 £335 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.40% +4.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 9
Median hourly rate £15.25 £40.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.87% +150.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

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 26 July 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 26 July 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 0 63 £460 +22.66% 23
Bradford +2 1 - -
Python
Yorkshire

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 July 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.

1 104 (67.53%) Agile Software Development
2 83 (53.90%) Java
3 68 (44.16%) JavaScript
4 66 (42.86%) Linux
4 66 (42.86%) Ruby
5 42 (27.27%) Puppet
6 36 (23.38%) DevOps
7 35 (22.73%) PHP
8 33 (21.43%) Open Source
9 31 (20.13%) Git (software)
9 31 (20.13%) Opscode Chef
10 29 (18.83%) Jenkins
11 28 (18.18%) JIRA
11 28 (18.18%) C++
11 28 (18.18%) HTML
12 27 (17.53%) Scrum
12 27 (17.53%) High Availability
13 25 (16.23%) Scala
14 24 (15.58%) Games
15 23 (14.94%) Analytical Skills
16 22 (14.29%) Cucumber
16 22 (14.29%) RabbitMQ
16 22 (14.29%) Selenium
17 21 (13.64%) C#
18 20 (12.99%) Spring
19 19 (12.34%) Continuous Integration
19 19 (12.34%) Splunk
19 19 (12.34%) HTML5
20 18 (11.69%) Bash Shell
20 18 (11.69%) Confluence

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 18 (11.69%) Confluence
2 5 (3.25%) OpenStack
3 3 (1.95%) Apache
3 3 (1.95%) Jetty
3 3 (1.95%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.30%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.65%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.65%) CMS
5 1 (0.65%) Drupal
5 1 (0.65%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.65%) Joomla!
5 1 (0.65%) nginx
5 1 (0.65%) SAS
5 1 (0.65%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.65%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.65%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 2 (1.30%) Exchequer
2 1 (0.65%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 18 (11.69%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (9.09%) PaaS
3 13 (8.44%) SaaS
4 12 (7.79%) IaaS
5 6 (3.90%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (3.25%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (1.30%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (1.30%) Google App Engine
7 2 (1.30%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.65%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.65%) GitHub
8 1 (0.65%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.19%) HTTP
2 6 (3.90%) Internet
3 3 (1.95%) DNS
4 1 (0.65%) Firewall
4 1 (0.65%) Network Security
4 1 (0.65%) OpenFlow
4 1 (0.65%) OpenVPN
4 1 (0.65%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (11.04%) NoSQL
2 15 (9.74%) Relational Database
3 14 (9.09%) MongoDB
4 10 (6.49%) Big Data
5 9 (5.84%) MySQL
6 6 (3.90%) Hadoop
7 5 (3.25%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (2.60%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (2.60%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.65%) Couchbase
9 1 (0.65%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.65%) Informix
9 1 (0.65%) Redis
9 1 (0.65%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 31 (20.13%) Git (software)
2 29 (18.83%) Jenkins
3 28 (18.18%) JIRA
4 22 (14.29%) Cucumber
4 22 (14.29%) Selenium
5 15 (9.74%) Subversion
6 13 (8.44%) Maven
7 10 (6.49%) JUnit
8 8 (5.19%) Ant
8 8 (5.19%) WebDriver
9 6 (3.90%) Hudson
9 6 (3.90%) JMeter
9 6 (3.90%) SoapUI
9 6 (3.90%) TeamCity
10 5 (3.25%) Gatling
10 5 (3.25%) LoadRunner
10 5 (3.25%) SilkPerformer
10 5 (3.25%) Visual Studio
10 5 (3.25%) VisualVM
10 5 (3.25%) YourKit
General
1 24 (15.58%) Games
2 11 (7.14%) Retail
3 8 (5.19%) Finance
4 2 (1.30%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.65%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.65%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 72 (46.75%) Developer
2 35 (22.73%) Python Developer
3 27 (17.53%) Java Developer
4 25 (16.23%) Architect
5 21 (13.64%) DevOps Engineer
5 21 (13.64%) Technical Architect
6 15 (9.74%) JavaScript Developer
7 13 (8.44%) PHP Developer
8 12 (7.79%) Splunk Engineer
9 11 (7.14%) Integration Engineer
9 11 (7.14%) Java Engineer
9 11 (7.14%) Ruby Engineer
10 10 (6.49%) Ruby Developer
11 8 (5.19%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 6 (3.90%) Linux Engineer
13 5 (3.25%) Agile Developer
13 5 (3.25%) Cloud Engineer
13 5 (3.25%) Linux DevOps Engineer
13 5 (3.25%) Linux/Unix DevOps
13 5 (3.25%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (18.18%) HTML
2 22 (14.29%) RabbitMQ
3 20 (12.99%) Spring
4 19 (12.34%) HTML5
5 17 (11.04%) RESTful
6 15 (9.74%) CSS
6 15 (9.74%) JSON
7 14 (9.09%) .NET
7 14 (9.09%) Django
8 13 (8.44%) Play Framework
9 12 (7.79%) AngularJS
10 11 (7.14%) REST
11 10 (6.49%) Node.js
12 9 (5.84%) CSS3
12 9 (5.84%) Ruby on Rails
12 9 (5.84%) Web Services
13 8 (5.19%) Middleware
14 6 (3.90%) Ajax
14 6 (3.90%) Guice
14 6 (3.90%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 23 (14.94%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (8.44%) User Experience
3 6 (3.90%) Social Media
3 6 (3.90%) Visualisation
4 4 (2.60%) Data Integration
4 4 (2.60%) Mobile App
5 3 (1.95%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.30%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.30%) Digital Media
6 2 (1.30%) Reference Data
7 1 (0.65%) IBM XIV
7 1 (0.65%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.65%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.65%) Physics
7 1 (0.65%) Statistics
7 1 (0.65%) Streaming Video
7 1 (0.65%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 66 (42.86%) Linux
2 10 (6.49%) Unix
3 7 (4.55%) Windows
4 5 (3.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.30%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.65%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (67.53%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (23.38%) DevOps
3 33 (21.43%) Open Source
4 27 (17.53%) High Availability
4 27 (17.53%) Scrum
5 19 (12.34%) Continuous Integration
6 18 (11.69%) TDD
7 16 (10.39%) ITIL
8 15 (9.74%) SOA
9 14 (9.09%) Web Development
10 13 (8.44%) PRINCE2
11 11 (7.14%) API Integration
11 11 (7.14%) Configuration Management
11 11 (7.14%) Information Security
11 11 (7.14%) Problem Management
12 10 (6.49%) Data Management
12 10 (6.49%) MVC
12 10 (6.49%) Responsive Web Design
12 10 (6.49%) Web Design
13 9 (5.84%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 83 (53.90%) Java
2 68 (44.16%) JavaScript
3 66 (42.86%) Ruby
4 35 (22.73%) PHP
5 28 (18.18%) C++
6 25 (16.23%) Scala
7 21 (13.64%) C#
8 18 (11.69%) Bash Shell
9 12 (7.79%) Perl
10 6 (3.90%) Shell Script
11 5 (3.25%) CoffeeScript
11 5 (3.25%) R
11 5 (3.25%) SQL
12 4 (2.60%) PowerShell
12 4 (2.60%) VBA
12 4 (2.60%) VBScript
13 1 (0.65%) C
13 1 (0.65%) Go
13 1 (0.65%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 11 (7.14%) Security Cleared
2 7 (4.55%) Degree
3 5 (3.25%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (1.30%) BC Cleared
4 2 (1.30%) CCNA
4 2 (1.30%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.30%) ISEB
5 1 (0.65%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.55%) QA
2 5 (3.25%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (1.30%) Data Quality
System Software
1 15 (9.74%) Docker
2 9 (5.84%) vSphere
3 6 (3.90%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (2.60%) Virtual Desktop
5 2 (1.30%) Apache Flume
5 2 (1.30%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.65%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 42 (27.27%) Puppet
2 31 (20.13%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (3.90%) Mesos
4 5 (3.25%) Ansible
4 5 (3.25%) logstash
5 4 (2.60%) Grafana
5 4 (2.60%) Marathon
5 4 (2.60%) Nagios
5 4 (2.60%) StatsD
6 3 (1.95%) Graphite
7 1 (0.65%) Cacti
7 1 (0.65%) HP SiteScope
7 1 (0.65%) Kibana
7 1 (0.65%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.65%) Opsview
7 1 (0.65%) Salt
7 1 (0.65%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (12.34%) Splunk
2 12 (7.79%) Red Hat
2 12 (7.79%) VMware
3 10 (6.49%) Oracle
4 9 (5.84%) Google
5 6 (3.90%) AppDynamics
5 6 (3.90%) IBM
6 5 (3.25%) Citrix
6 5 (3.25%) Dynatrace
6 5 (3.25%) New Relic
7 4 (2.60%) Apigee
7 4 (2.60%) Atlassian
7 4 (2.60%) CA
7 4 (2.60%) Mashery
7 4 (2.60%) Tableau
7 4 (2.60%) Teradata
7 4 (2.60%) TIBCO
8 3 (1.95%) SaltStack
9 2 (1.30%) Cloudera
9 2 (1.30%) Rackspace
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