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 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 22 40 33
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -7
Contract jobs citing Python 92 84 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 6.08% 3.88% 5.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.02% 9.94% 13.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 59 63
Median daily rate £430 £500 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.00% +42.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £337 £345 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £491 £563 £458
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Median hourly rate - £30.00 £36.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -17.80%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £45.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +45.16%
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
656 845 658
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 43.36% 38.99% 36.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 466 551 410
Median daily rate £400 £383 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.57% +9.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £540 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 12 10
Median hourly rate £13.50 £19.50 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.76% -40.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.70 £15.23 £20.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £42.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

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 4 December 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 4 December 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 +18 88 £430 -14.00% 25
Bradford +15 1 - - 1
Python
Yorkshire

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 97 (60.25%) Linux
2 82 (50.93%) Ruby
3 77 (47.83%) HTML
4 74 (45.96%) Java
4 74 (45.96%) Agile Software Development
5 62 (38.51%) Puppet
6 58 (36.02%) Scala
7 56 (34.78%) Jenkins
8 53 (32.92%) JIRA
9 52 (32.30%) Django
9 52 (32.30%) Opscode Chef
10 49 (30.43%) DevOps
10 49 (30.43%) RESTful
11 48 (29.81%) CSS
12 47 (29.19%) HTML5
12 47 (29.19%) Spring
13 46 (28.57%) JSON
14 43 (26.71%) Confluence
15 42 (26.09%) Open Source
16 41 (25.47%) Selenium
17 39 (24.22%) Play Framework
18 37 (22.98%) Cucumber
19 36 (22.36%) JavaScript
20 35 (21.74%) Scrum
21 33 (20.50%) Continuous Integration
22 32 (19.88%) NoSQL
22 32 (19.88%) Git (software)
22 32 (19.88%) Relational Database
23 31 (19.25%) C#
24 30 (18.63%) MongoDB

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 43 (26.71%) Confluence
2 8 (4.97%) Apache Spark
2 8 (4.97%) CloudStack
2 8 (4.97%) OpenStack
3 6 (3.73%) nginx
4 5 (3.11%) Apache
5 3 (1.86%) Apache Pig
6 2 (1.24%) SAS
6 2 (1.24%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.62%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.62%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.62%) IIS
7 1 (0.62%) JBoss
7 1 (0.62%) Jetty
7 1 (0.62%) Mongrel
7 1 (0.62%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.62%) Tornado
7 1 (0.62%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.59%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (3.11%) IaaS
3 4 (2.48%) PaaS
4 3 (1.86%) SaaS
5 2 (1.24%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (1.24%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (1.24%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.62%) DigitalOcean
6 1 (0.62%) GitHub
6 1 (0.62%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.62%) Google App Engine
6 1 (0.62%) Heroku
6 1 (0.62%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 22 (13.66%) HTTP
2 19 (11.80%) TCP/IP
3 18 (11.18%) DNS
4 17 (10.56%) LDAP
4 17 (10.56%) SMTP
4 17 (10.56%) SNMP
5 5 (3.11%) Firewall
6 3 (1.86%) Internet
7 2 (1.24%) BGP
7 2 (1.24%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (1.24%) EIGRP
7 2 (1.24%) IPsec
7 2 (1.24%) IPv4
7 2 (1.24%) Kerberos
7 2 (1.24%) MPLS
7 2 (1.24%) OSPF
7 2 (1.24%) SSL
7 2 (1.24%) VPN
7 2 (1.24%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (1.24%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (19.88%) NoSQL
1 32 (19.88%) Relational Database
2 30 (18.63%) MongoDB
3 10 (6.21%) Hadoop
4 9 (5.59%) Big Data
4 9 (5.59%) MySQL
5 8 (4.97%) Redis
6 7 (4.35%) Apache Hive
6 7 (4.35%) HBase
7 4 (2.48%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (2.48%) Riak
8 3 (1.86%) SQL Server
8 3 (1.86%) SQL Server 2014
8 3 (1.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (1.24%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (1.24%) Data Mining
9 2 (1.24%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (1.24%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.62%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.62%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 56 (34.78%) Jenkins
2 53 (32.92%) JIRA
3 41 (25.47%) Selenium
4 37 (22.98%) Cucumber
5 32 (19.88%) Git (software)
6 18 (11.18%) Subversion
7 17 (10.56%) JUnit
8 11 (6.83%) WebDriver
9 7 (4.35%) Hudson
10 4 (2.48%) PHPUnit
11 3 (1.86%) JMeter
11 3 (1.86%) Travis CI
12 2 (1.24%) Gatling
12 2 (1.24%) HP UFT
12 2 (1.24%) SoapUI
13 1 (0.62%) Capybara
13 1 (0.62%) IntelliJ
13 1 (0.62%) Maven
13 1 (0.62%) Mockito
13 1 (0.62%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (3.11%) Finance
2 4 (2.48%) Games
3 2 (1.24%) Retail
4 1 (0.62%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 58 (36.02%) Developer
2 24 (14.91%) DevOps Engineer
3 19 (11.80%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 16 (9.94%) Architect
4 16 (9.94%) Java Developer
5 13 (8.07%) Technical Architect
6 12 (7.45%) Scala Developer
7 8 (4.97%) Administrator
7 8 (4.97%) Java Architect
7 8 (4.97%) Java Technical Architect
8 7 (4.35%) Analyst
8 7 (4.35%) Python Developer
8 7 (4.35%) Technical Leader
9 6 (3.73%) Consultant
9 6 (3.73%) Hardware Specialist
9 6 (3.73%) Linux Engineer
9 6 (3.73%) Storage Specialist
10 5 (3.11%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 5 (3.11%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 5 (3.11%) Splunk Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (47.83%) HTML
2 52 (32.30%) Django
3 49 (30.43%) RESTful
4 48 (29.81%) CSS
5 47 (29.19%) HTML5
5 47 (29.19%) Spring
6 46 (28.57%) JSON
7 39 (24.22%) Play Framework
8 28 (17.39%) REST
9 24 (14.91%) CSS3
9 24 (14.91%) Ruby on Rails
10 23 (14.29%) Ajax
10 23 (14.29%) Guice
10 23 (14.29%) Spring MVC
11 22 (13.66%) XML
12 9 (5.59%) Node.js
13 5 (3.11%) Flask
14 4 (2.48%) EclipseLink
14 4 (2.48%) Laravel
14 4 (2.48%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 15 (9.32%) User Experience
2 13 (8.07%) Social Media
3 11 (6.83%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (5.59%) Tandem
5 8 (4.97%) Driving Licence
6 5 (3.11%) Statistics
7 4 (2.48%) Mathematics
8 3 (1.86%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.86%) Data Centre
8 3 (1.86%) NHS
9 2 (1.24%) Algorithms
9 2 (1.24%) Data Integration
9 2 (1.24%) Neural Network
9 2 (1.24%) Physics
9 2 (1.24%) VCE vBlock
9 2 (1.24%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.62%) Graphic Design
10 1 (0.62%) iPhone
10 1 (0.62%) Psychology
10 1 (0.62%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 97 (60.25%) Linux
2 21 (13.04%) Unix
2 21 (13.04%) Windows
3 19 (11.80%) Ubuntu
4 18 (11.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (4.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (3.11%) CentOS
7 2 (1.24%) Mac OS X
7 2 (1.24%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.62%) Android
8 1 (0.62%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (45.96%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (30.43%) DevOps
3 42 (26.09%) Open Source
4 35 (21.74%) Scrum
5 33 (20.50%) Continuous Integration
6 27 (16.77%) MVC
7 22 (13.66%) Mentoring
8 21 (13.04%) Configuration Management
9 20 (12.42%) Web Development
10 19 (11.80%) Front End Development
11 18 (11.18%) Software Engineering
12 17 (10.56%) Automated Testing
12 17 (10.56%) Responsive Web Design
12 17 (10.56%) Web Design
13 16 (9.94%) BDD
13 16 (9.94%) OWASP
13 16 (9.94%) TDD
14 15 (9.32%) Microservices
15 13 (8.07%) Continuous Improvement
15 13 (8.07%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 82 (50.93%) Ruby
2 74 (45.96%) Java
3 58 (36.02%) Scala
4 36 (22.36%) JavaScript
5 31 (19.25%) C#
6 23 (14.29%) Bash Shell
7 19 (11.80%) SQL
8 17 (10.56%) PHP
9 11 (6.83%) Shell Script
10 8 (4.97%) Perl
11 5 (3.11%) C++
11 5 (3.11%) R
12 4 (2.48%) PowerShell
13 3 (1.86%) T-SQL
14 2 (1.24%) C
14 2 (1.24%) Groovy
14 2 (1.24%) MATLAB
14 2 (1.24%) VBScript
15 1 (0.62%) Clojure
15 1 (0.62%) F#
Qualifications
1 7 (4.35%) Degree
2 5 (3.11%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.86%) CCNA
3 3 (1.86%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.24%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (1.24%) CCNP
4 2 (1.24%) JNCIA
4 2 (1.24%) PhD
5 1 (0.62%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.24%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 10 (6.21%) Docker
2 7 (4.35%) vSphere
2 7 (4.35%) Xen
2 7 (4.35%) XenServer
3 5 (3.11%) HDFS
3 5 (3.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.86%) Active Directory
5 2 (1.24%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.62%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.62%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.62%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 62 (38.51%) Puppet
2 52 (32.30%) Opscode Chef
3 16 (9.94%) Ansible
4 7 (4.35%) Nagios
5 5 (3.11%) Cobbler
6 4 (2.48%) Hadoop YARN
7 2 (1.24%) Grafana
7 2 (1.24%) Marathon
7 2 (1.24%) Mesos
7 2 (1.24%) vRealize
8 1 (0.62%) Graphite
8 1 (0.62%) Kibana
8 1 (0.62%) Kubernetes
8 1 (0.62%) logstash
8 1 (0.62%) OpenView
8 1 (0.62%) Packer
8 1 (0.62%) Salt
8 1 (0.62%) Terraform
8 1 (0.62%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 27 (16.77%) Splunk
2 26 (16.15%) Google
3 12 (7.45%) Red Hat
4 11 (6.83%) VMware
5 6 (3.73%) SaltStack
6 5 (3.11%) Microsoft
6 5 (3.11%) Oracle
7 4 (2.48%) Hortonworks
7 4 (2.48%) Zend
8 3 (1.86%) Cisco
9 2 (1.24%) Cloudera
9 2 (1.24%) Extreme Networks
9 2 (1.24%) F5
9 2 (1.24%) Juniper
9 2 (1.24%) Rackspace
10 1 (0.62%) AppDynamics
10 1 (0.62%) CheckPoint
10 1 (0.62%) EMC
10 1 (0.62%) HP
10 1 (0.62%) New Relic
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