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 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 55 65 69
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +4
Contract jobs citing Python 73 65 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.56% 2.83% 1.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.77% 6.91% 4.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 47 17
Median daily rate £430 £375 £245
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.66% +53.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £164
10% offered a daily rate of more than £573 £643 £360
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £39.50
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%
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
940 941 546
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 45.79% 40.91% 32.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 658 645 335
Median daily rate £400 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £288 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 13 4
Median hourly rate £13.50 £40.00 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-66.25% -20.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%

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 24 August 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 24 August 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 +8 70 £430 +10.96% 28
Bradford +8 1 - -
Python
Yorkshire

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 August 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.

1 108 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
2 87 (50.88%) Java
3 81 (47.37%) Ruby
4 72 (42.11%) Linux
5 64 (37.43%) JavaScript
6 47 (27.49%) Open Source
7 45 (26.32%) Puppet
7 45 (26.32%) HTML
8 43 (25.15%) Scala
9 40 (23.39%) Jenkins
10 39 (22.81%) PHP
11 38 (22.22%) Scrum
11 38 (22.22%) Git (software)
12 37 (21.64%) JIRA
12 37 (21.64%) Spring
13 35 (20.47%) HTML5
14 33 (19.30%) RESTful
14 33 (19.30%) Opscode Chef
14 33 (19.30%) DevOps
15 32 (18.71%) Cucumber
15 32 (18.71%) JSON
15 32 (18.71%) Django
16 29 (16.96%) C#
16 29 (16.96%) C++
17 28 (16.37%) Selenium
17 28 (16.37%) Confluence
18 27 (15.79%) High Availability
18 27 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
18 27 (15.79%) Play Framework
19 26 (15.20%) Relational Database

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 28 (16.37%) Confluence
2 4 (2.34%) Apache Spark
3 3 (1.75%) Apache
3 3 (1.75%) Jetty
3 3 (1.75%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.17%) SAS
5 1 (0.58%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.58%) CMS
5 1 (0.58%) Drupal
5 1 (0.58%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.58%) Joomla!
5 1 (0.58%) nginx
5 1 (0.58%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.58%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.58%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.58%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 2 (1.17%) Exchequer
2 1 (0.58%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 14 (8.19%) PaaS
2 13 (7.60%) SaaS
3 8 (4.68%) IaaS
4 6 (3.51%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (2.92%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (1.17%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (1.17%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (1.17%) Google App Engine
6 2 (1.17%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.58%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.58%) GitHub
7 1 (0.58%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.58%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.58%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 15 (8.77%) HTTP
2 3 (1.75%) DNS
3 2 (1.17%) Internet
3 2 (1.17%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.58%) Firewall
4 1 (0.58%) Network Security
4 1 (0.58%) OpenFlow
4 1 (0.58%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (15.20%) Relational Database
2 24 (14.04%) NoSQL
3 17 (9.94%) MongoDB
4 8 (4.68%) MySQL
5 7 (4.09%) Big Data
6 4 (2.34%) Hadoop
6 4 (2.34%) Oracle Database
7 3 (1.75%) Data Mining
8 2 (1.17%) Apache Hive
8 2 (1.17%) HBase
9 1 (0.58%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.58%) Base SAS
9 1 (0.58%) Couchbase
9 1 (0.58%) Mahout
9 1 (0.58%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.58%) Redis
Development Applications
1 40 (23.39%) Jenkins
2 38 (22.22%) Git (software)
3 37 (21.64%) JIRA
4 32 (18.71%) Cucumber
5 28 (16.37%) Selenium
6 18 (10.53%) Subversion
7 17 (9.94%) JUnit
8 9 (5.26%) WebDriver
9 8 (4.68%) SoapUI
10 6 (3.51%) Hudson
10 6 (3.51%) JMeter
11 5 (2.92%) Gatling
11 5 (2.92%) LoadRunner
11 5 (2.92%) Maven
11 5 (2.92%) SilkPerformer
11 5 (2.92%) Visual Studio
11 5 (2.92%) VisualVM
11 5 (2.92%) YourKit
12 4 (2.34%) The Grinder
12 4 (2.34%) Travis CI
General
1 23 (13.45%) Games
2 10 (5.85%) Retail
3 8 (4.68%) Finance
4 2 (1.17%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.58%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.58%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 78 (45.61%) Developer
2 36 (21.05%) Python Developer
3 30 (17.54%) Java Developer
4 25 (14.62%) Architect
5 22 (12.87%) DevOps Engineer
6 21 (12.28%) Technical Architect
7 15 (8.77%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 15 (8.77%) JavaScript Developer
8 13 (7.60%) PHP Developer
9 11 (6.43%) Splunk Engineer
10 10 (5.85%) Integration Engineer
10 10 (5.85%) Java Engineer
10 10 (5.85%) Linux Engineer
10 10 (5.85%) Ruby Developer
10 10 (5.85%) Ruby Engineer
11 9 (5.26%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 9 (5.26%) Linux/Unix DevOps
12 6 (3.51%) Analyst
12 6 (3.51%) Consultant
13 5 (2.92%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (26.32%) HTML
2 37 (21.64%) Spring
3 35 (20.47%) HTML5
4 33 (19.30%) RESTful
5 32 (18.71%) Django
5 32 (18.71%) JSON
6 27 (15.79%) Play Framework
7 24 (14.04%) CSS
8 22 (12.87%) RabbitMQ
9 21 (12.28%) REST
10 20 (11.70%) Ruby on Rails
11 18 (10.53%) CSS3
12 16 (9.36%) Ajax
12 16 (9.36%) Guice
12 16 (9.36%) Spring MVC
13 9 (5.26%) Web Services
14 8 (4.68%) Middleware
14 8 (4.68%) Node.js
15 7 (4.09%) AngularJS
16 6 (3.51%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 25 (14.62%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (10.53%) User Experience
3 9 (5.26%) Social Media
4 4 (2.34%) Computer Science
4 4 (2.34%) Data Integration
4 4 (2.34%) Mobile App
4 4 (2.34%) Statistics
5 3 (1.75%) Mathematics
5 3 (1.75%) Tandem
5 3 (1.75%) Visualisation
6 2 (1.17%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.17%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.17%) Digital Media
6 2 (1.17%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.17%) Neural Network
6 2 (1.17%) NHS
6 2 (1.17%) Physics
6 2 (1.17%) Reference Data
7 1 (0.58%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.58%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 72 (42.11%) Linux
2 8 (4.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (3.51%) Unix
4 2 (1.17%) Mac OS X
4 2 (1.17%) Windows
5 1 (0.58%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (27.49%) Open Source
3 38 (22.22%) Scrum
4 33 (19.30%) DevOps
5 27 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
5 27 (15.79%) High Availability
6 21 (12.28%) Web Development
7 20 (11.70%) MVC
7 20 (11.70%) TDD
8 18 (10.53%) Configuration Management
9 17 (9.94%) Responsive Web Design
9 17 (9.94%) Web Design
10 16 (9.36%) ITIL
10 16 (9.36%) Mentoring
11 15 (8.77%) Front End Development
11 15 (8.77%) Software Engineering
12 13 (7.60%) Automated Testing
12 13 (7.60%) OWASP
12 13 (7.60%) PRINCE2
13 12 (7.02%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 87 (50.88%) Java
2 81 (47.37%) Ruby
3 64 (37.43%) JavaScript
4 43 (25.15%) Scala
5 39 (22.81%) PHP
6 29 (16.96%) C#
6 29 (16.96%) C++
7 14 (8.19%) Bash Shell
8 8 (4.68%) SQL
9 6 (3.51%) VBScript
10 5 (2.92%) CoffeeScript
10 5 (2.92%) PowerShell
10 5 (2.92%) VBA
11 4 (2.34%) Perl
12 3 (1.75%) C
12 3 (1.75%) R
13 2 (1.17%) MATLAB
13 2 (1.17%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.58%) Groovy
14 1 (0.58%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 9 (5.26%) Degree
1 9 (5.26%) Security Cleared
2 3 (1.75%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (1.17%) BC Cleared
3 2 (1.17%) CCNA
3 2 (1.17%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (1.17%) ISEB
3 2 (1.17%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.09%) QA
2 5 (2.92%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (1.17%) Data Quality
System Software
1 18 (10.53%) Docker
2 6 (3.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.34%) vSphere
4 2 (1.17%) Apache Flume
4 2 (1.17%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 45 (26.32%) Puppet
2 33 (19.30%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (5.26%) Ansible
4 7 (4.09%) Mesos
5 5 (2.92%) Marathon
6 3 (1.75%) Grafana
6 3 (1.75%) Nagios
7 2 (1.17%) Graphite
8 1 (0.58%) HP SiteScope
8 1 (0.58%) Kibana
8 1 (0.58%) Kubernetes
8 1 (0.58%) logstash
8 1 (0.58%) SCCM
Vendors
1 20 (11.70%) Google
2 14 (8.19%) Splunk
3 12 (7.02%) VMware
4 11 (6.43%) Red Hat
5 6 (3.51%) AppDynamics
6 5 (2.92%) Dynatrace
6 5 (2.92%) IBM
6 5 (2.92%) New Relic
6 5 (2.92%) Oracle
7 4 (2.34%) SaltStack
8 2 (1.17%) Cloudera
8 2 (1.17%) Rackspace
9 1 (0.58%) Citrix
9 1 (0.58%) Microsoft
9 1 (0.58%) Sitecore
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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