The first table below looks at the demand for Python skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Python over the 3 months to 23 July 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 Yorkshire 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 44 57 91
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +34
Contract jobs citing Python 56 41 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.32% 2.66% 1.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.23% 7.51% 2.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 30 11
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£258 £313 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.60% -10.71%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £344 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.81% -1.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Average hourly rate £16.00 £27.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.81% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £35.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year
-15.49% -2.73%
Programming Languages Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
607 546 790
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 36.00% 35.45% 42.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 378 297 469
Average daily rate £320 £300 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £213 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 26 22
Average hourly rate £16.00 £28.75 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.34% +4.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £17.00 £14.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.80 £45.00 £110.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
Python
Yorkshire

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Python across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 23 July 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Python within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +18 53 £258 -17.60% 9
Bradford - 1 £325 -
Halifax - - - -
Huddersfield - - - -
Wetherby - - - -
Bingley - - - -
Python
Yorkshire

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 45 (50.56%) Linux
2 38 (42.70%) Splunk
3 33 (37.08%) Ubuntu
4 32 (35.96%) CentOS
5 28 (31.46%) Service Management
6 27 (30.34%) C++
7 23 (25.84%) Web Services
7 23 (25.84%) Workflow
7 23 (25.84%) Amazon AWS
8 22 (24.72%) Puppet
8 22 (24.72%) Windows
9 19 (21.35%) Ruby
10 18 (20.22%) Software Engineering
10 18 (20.22%) PHP
11 16 (17.98%) Windows XP
11 16 (17.98%) Windows Server 2003
11 16 (17.98%) Incident Management
11 16 (17.98%) Windows Server 2008
11 16 (17.98%) DevOps
12 15 (16.85%) nginx
12 15 (16.85%) VMware Server
12 15 (16.85%) VMware
12 15 (16.85%) SAN
13 14 (15.73%) NHS
13 14 (15.73%) Java
13 14 (15.73%) SQL
13 14 (15.73%) Perl
14 13 (14.61%) TCP/IP
15 12 (13.48%) Bash Shell
16 11 (12.36%) Opscode Chef

Python
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 15 (16.85%) nginx
2 10 (11.24%) Apache
3 7 (7.87%) Node.js
4 4 (4.49%) WebLogic
5 2 (2.25%) Confluence
6 1 (1.12%) IIS
6 1 (1.12%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.12%) GlassFish
Applications
1 1 (1.12%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 23 (25.84%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (16.85%) SAN
2 13 (14.61%) TCP/IP
3 9 (10.11%) Internet
4 8 (8.99%) DNS
4 8 (8.99%) SSL
5 7 (7.87%) Firewall
5 7 (7.87%) SSH
5 7 (7.87%) Ethernet
5 7 (7.87%) VLAN
6 5 (5.62%) LAN
6 5 (5.62%) WAN
7 2 (2.25%) DVB
8 1 (1.12%) DHCP
8 1 (1.12%) IGMP
8 1 (1.12%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.24%) Redis
2 8 (8.99%) NoSQL
3 6 (6.74%) Riak
4 5 (5.62%) Couchbase
4 5 (5.62%) SimpleDB
4 5 (5.62%) MongoDB
5 4 (4.49%) MySQL
5 4 (4.49%) Oracle Database
6 3 (3.37%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (2.25%) SQLPlus
7 2 (2.25%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (2.25%) SQL Server
7 2 (2.25%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (1.12%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (1.12%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 1 (1.12%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.12%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 7 (7.87%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.37%) Maven
2 3 (3.37%) JIRA
3 1 (1.12%) Selenium
3 1 (1.12%) LoadRunner
3 1 (1.12%) JMeter
3 1 (1.12%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
3 1 (1.12%) SoapUI
General
1 8 (8.99%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (4.49%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.12%) Law
3 1 (1.12%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 16 (17.98%) Developer
2 14 (15.73%) Software Engineer
2 14 (15.73%) Cloud Engineer
3 13 (14.61%) 2nd Line Support
4 12 (13.48%) Cloud Software Engineer
5 10 (11.24%) Architect
6 8 (8.99%) DevOps Engineer
7 7 (7.87%) Analyst
8 6 (6.74%) Technical Architect
8 6 (6.74%) Applications Support
9 4 (4.49%) Python Developer
10 3 (3.37%) Linux Engineer
10 3 (3.37%) Linux Support
10 3 (3.37%) Oracle Developer
10 3 (3.37%) Team Leader
10 3 (3.37%) PHP Developer
10 3 (3.37%) Test Manager
10 3 (3.37%) Test Analyst
10 3 (3.37%) Tester
10 3 (3.37%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (25.84%) Web Services
2 8 (8.99%) XML
3 7 (7.87%) RabbitMQ
4 5 (5.62%) REST
4 5 (5.62%) .NET
5 4 (4.49%) jQuery
6 3 (3.37%) CSS
6 3 (3.37%) HTML
6 3 (3.37%) Symfony
7 2 (2.25%) WCF
7 2 (2.25%) J2EE
8 1 (1.12%) ASP.NET
8 1 (1.12%) JDBC
8 1 (1.12%) SOAP
8 1 (1.12%) J2SE
8 1 (1.12%) Middleware
8 1 (1.12%) ASP.NET 2.0
8 1 (1.12%) JPA
8 1 (1.12%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (1.12%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.73%) NHS
2 8 (8.99%) Management Information System
3 6 (6.74%) Client/Server
4 4 (4.49%) Reference Data
4 4 (4.49%) Data Integration
5 3 (3.37%) IPTV
6 2 (2.25%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.25%) Open Source
6 2 (2.25%) Video on Demand
7 1 (1.12%) STB
Operating Systems
1 45 (50.56%) Linux
2 33 (37.08%) Ubuntu
3 32 (35.96%) CentOS
4 22 (24.72%) Windows
5 16 (17.98%) Windows XP
5 16 (17.98%) Windows Server 2003
5 16 (17.98%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (7.87%) UNIX
7 1 (1.12%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (31.46%) Service Management
2 23 (25.84%) Workflow
3 18 (20.22%) Software Engineering
4 16 (17.98%) Incident Management
4 16 (17.98%) DevOps
5 10 (11.24%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (11.24%) TDD
6 7 (7.87%) Configuration Management
7 6 (6.74%) Data Modelling
7 6 (6.74%) ITIL
7 6 (6.74%) OOP
7 6 (6.74%) OO
7 6 (6.74%) Performance Testing
7 6 (6.74%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (5.62%) MVC
8 5 (5.62%) Scrum
8 5 (5.62%) Performance Tuning
9 4 (4.49%) BDD
9 4 (4.49%) Test Strategy
9 4 (4.49%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 27 (30.34%) C++
2 19 (21.35%) Ruby
3 18 (20.22%) PHP
4 14 (15.73%) SQL
4 14 (15.73%) Java
4 14 (15.73%) Perl
5 12 (13.48%) Bash Shell
6 7 (7.87%) C#
7 6 (6.74%) PL/SQL
8 5 (5.62%) Tcl
8 5 (5.62%) Shell Script
9 4 (4.49%) JavaScript
10 3 (3.37%) VB
10 3 (3.37%) PHP5
11 1 (1.12%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.12%) Scala
11 1 (1.12%) VB.NET
11 1 (1.12%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (10.11%) ISEB
2 5 (5.62%) Degree
3 4 (4.49%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.25%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.12%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.12%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (1.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.25%) QA
2 1 (1.12%) ISO 9002
2 1 (1.12%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (16.85%) VMware Server
2 1 (1.12%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 22 (24.72%) Puppet
2 11 (12.36%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (11.24%) Salt
4 1 (1.12%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.12%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 38 (42.70%) Splunk
2 15 (16.85%) VMware
3 9 (10.11%) Oracle
4 7 (7.87%) Cisco
5 3 (3.37%) Microsoft
5 3 (3.37%) Google
5 3 (3.37%) Facebook
5 3 (3.37%) Twitter
6 1 (1.12%) Zend
6 1 (1.12%) Capita
6 1 (1.12%) Sun
6 1 (1.12%) HP
6 1 (1.12%) Citrix
6 1 (1.12%) Juniper
6 1 (1.12%) NetApp
6 1 (1.12%) McAfee
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Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £250 - £500 per day
Posted: 15 days ago