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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 48 68 79
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +11
Contract jobs citing Python 76 60 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 4.10% 2.64% 1.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.06% 6.31% 4.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 44 17
Median daily rate £430 £460 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.52% +41.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £308 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £650 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £425 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +21.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year
- +10.34%
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
839 951 533
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 45.28% 41.84% 32.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 576 639 326
Median daily rate £400 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 5
Median hourly rate £13.50 £19.25 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.87% -61.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +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 25 September 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 25 September 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 +15 72 £430 -6.52% 22
Bradford +17 1 - -
Python
Yorkshire

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 95 (59.38%) Agile Software Development
2 86 (53.75%) Java
3 82 (51.25%) Ruby
4 76 (47.50%) Linux
5 54 (33.75%) Puppet
6 51 (31.88%) Scala
6 51 (31.88%) HTML
7 48 (30.00%) JavaScript
7 48 (30.00%) Open Source
7 48 (30.00%) Jenkins
8 47 (29.38%) Opscode Chef
9 45 (28.13%) JIRA
10 44 (27.50%) Spring
11 42 (26.25%) RESTful
12 41 (25.63%) HTML5
13 40 (25.00%) JSON
13 40 (25.00%) Django
14 38 (23.75%) DevOps
15 35 (21.88%) Confluence
15 35 (21.88%) Cucumber
15 35 (21.88%) Scrum
16 34 (21.25%) Play Framework
17 33 (20.63%) PHP
18 32 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
19 31 (19.38%) Selenium
19 31 (19.38%) Git (software)
19 31 (19.38%) Relational Database
20 29 (18.13%) C#
21 26 (16.25%) NoSQL
22 24 (15.00%) Google

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 35 (21.88%) Confluence
2 5 (3.13%) Apache
2 5 (3.13%) OpenStack
3 4 (2.50%) Apache Spark
3 4 (2.50%) CloudStack
3 4 (2.50%) Jetty
3 4 (2.50%) Tomcat
4 3 (1.88%) nginx
5 2 (1.25%) SAS
6 1 (0.63%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.63%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (0.63%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.63%) IIS
6 1 (0.63%) Mongrel
6 1 (0.63%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 2 (1.25%) Exchequer
Cloud Services
1 15 (9.38%) PaaS
2 13 (8.13%) SaaS
3 9 (5.63%) IaaS
4 7 (4.38%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (3.75%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (1.88%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (1.88%) Google App Engine
6 3 (1.88%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (1.25%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.63%) DigitalOcean
8 1 (0.63%) GitHub
8 1 (0.63%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.63%) Google Apps
8 1 (0.63%) Heroku
8 1 (0.63%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 16 (10.00%) HTTP
2 2 (1.25%) Firewall
2 2 (1.25%) Internet
2 2 (1.25%) OpenFlow
2 2 (1.25%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.63%) Network Security
3 1 (0.63%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (19.38%) Relational Database
2 26 (16.25%) NoSQL
3 21 (13.13%) MongoDB
4 7 (4.38%) MySQL
5 6 (3.75%) Big Data
6 4 (2.50%) Hadoop
6 4 (2.50%) Oracle Database
7 3 (1.88%) Data Mining
8 2 (1.25%) Apache Hive
8 2 (1.25%) HBase
9 1 (0.63%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.63%) Base SAS
9 1 (0.63%) Couchbase
9 1 (0.63%) Mahout
9 1 (0.63%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.63%) Redis
Development Applications
1 48 (30.00%) Jenkins
2 45 (28.13%) JIRA
3 35 (21.88%) Cucumber
4 31 (19.38%) Git (software)
4 31 (19.38%) Selenium
5 19 (11.88%) JUnit
5 19 (11.88%) Subversion
6 8 (5.00%) SoapUI
7 7 (4.38%) WebDriver
8 6 (3.75%) Hudson
9 5 (3.13%) Gatling
9 5 (3.13%) JMeter
9 5 (3.13%) LoadRunner
9 5 (3.13%) Maven
9 5 (3.13%) SilkPerformer
9 5 (3.13%) Travis CI
9 5 (3.13%) Visual Studio
9 5 (3.13%) VisualVM
9 5 (3.13%) YourKit
10 4 (2.50%) The Grinder
General
1 18 (11.25%) Games
2 7 (4.38%) Retail
3 6 (3.75%) Finance
4 1 (0.63%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.63%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 68 (42.50%) Developer
2 28 (17.50%) Java Developer
3 27 (16.88%) DevOps Engineer
4 25 (15.63%) Python Developer
5 18 (11.25%) Architect
6 16 (10.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 14 (8.75%) Technical Architect
8 13 (8.13%) JavaScript Developer
9 10 (6.25%) PHP Developer
10 9 (5.63%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 9 (5.63%) Linux Engineer
10 9 (5.63%) Linux/Unix DevOps
11 8 (5.00%) Splunk Engineer
12 7 (4.38%) Consultant
12 7 (4.38%) Integration Engineer
12 7 (4.38%) Java Engineer
12 7 (4.38%) Ruby Engineer
13 6 (3.75%) Analyst
13 6 (3.75%) Java Architect
13 6 (3.75%) Java Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (31.88%) HTML
2 44 (27.50%) Spring
3 42 (26.25%) RESTful
4 41 (25.63%) HTML5
5 40 (25.00%) Django
5 40 (25.00%) JSON
6 34 (21.25%) Play Framework
7 24 (15.00%) CSS
8 23 (14.38%) REST
9 20 (12.50%) Ruby on Rails
10 19 (11.88%) Ajax
10 19 (11.88%) CSS3
10 19 (11.88%) Guice
10 19 (11.88%) Spring MVC
11 17 (10.63%) RabbitMQ
12 9 (5.63%) Web Services
13 8 (5.00%) Middleware
13 8 (5.00%) Node.js
14 7 (4.38%) AngularJS
15 5 (3.13%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 20 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (11.25%) User Experience
3 13 (8.13%) Social Media
4 6 (3.75%) Tandem
5 4 (2.50%) Statistics
6 3 (1.88%) Driving Licence
6 3 (1.88%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.25%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.25%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.25%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.25%) Data Integration
7 2 (1.25%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.25%) Neural Network
7 2 (1.25%) NHS
7 2 (1.25%) Physics
7 2 (1.25%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.63%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.63%) iPhone
8 1 (0.63%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.63%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 76 (47.50%) Linux
2 11 (6.88%) Unix
3 8 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (1.88%) Windows
5 1 (0.63%) Android
5 1 (0.63%) CentOS
5 1 (0.63%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.63%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (59.38%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (30.00%) Open Source
3 38 (23.75%) DevOps
4 35 (21.88%) Scrum
5 32 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
6 23 (14.38%) High Availability
6 23 (14.38%) MVC
7 22 (13.75%) Web Development
8 21 (13.13%) Configuration Management
9 19 (11.88%) Mentoring
10 18 (11.25%) Responsive Web Design
10 18 (11.25%) Web Design
11 17 (10.63%) ITIL
11 17 (10.63%) Microservices
11 17 (10.63%) TDD
12 16 (10.00%) Automated Testing
12 16 (10.00%) Front End Development
13 15 (9.38%) OWASP
14 14 (8.75%) Software Engineering
15 13 (8.13%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 86 (53.75%) Java
2 82 (51.25%) Ruby
3 51 (31.88%) Scala
4 48 (30.00%) JavaScript
5 33 (20.63%) PHP
6 29 (18.13%) C#
7 20 (12.50%) Bash Shell
8 17 (10.63%) C++
9 11 (6.88%) SQL
10 7 (4.38%) PowerShell
10 7 (4.38%) Shell Script
11 6 (3.75%) VBScript
12 5 (3.13%) CoffeeScript
12 5 (3.13%) Perl
12 5 (3.13%) VBA
13 3 (1.88%) R
14 2 (1.25%) C
14 2 (1.25%) Go
14 2 (1.25%) Groovy
14 2 (1.25%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 7 (4.38%) Degree
1 7 (4.38%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.25%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (1.25%) CCNA
2 2 (1.25%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (1.25%) PhD
3 1 (0.63%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.75%) QA
2 3 (1.88%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 15 (9.38%) Docker
2 9 (5.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (5.00%) vSphere
4 4 (2.50%) Xen
5 3 (1.88%) XenServer
6 2 (1.25%) Apache Flume
6 2 (1.25%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.63%) Active Directory
7 1 (0.63%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 54 (33.75%) Puppet
2 47 (29.38%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (6.88%) Ansible
4 4 (2.50%) Nagios
5 3 (1.88%) Cobbler
5 3 (1.88%) Grafana
5 3 (1.88%) Marathon
5 3 (1.88%) Mesos
6 2 (1.25%) Graphite
7 1 (0.63%) HP SiteScope
7 1 (0.63%) Kibana
7 1 (0.63%) logstash
7 1 (0.63%) Packer
7 1 (0.63%) SCCM
7 1 (0.63%) Terraform
7 1 (0.63%) vRealize
Vendors
1 24 (15.00%) Google
2 12 (7.50%) VMware
3 11 (6.88%) Splunk
4 8 (5.00%) Oracle
4 8 (5.00%) Red Hat
5 6 (3.75%) AppDynamics
6 5 (3.13%) Dynatrace
6 5 (3.13%) IBM
6 5 (3.13%) New Relic
7 4 (2.50%) SaltStack
8 3 (1.88%) Rackspace
9 2 (1.25%) Cloudera
9 2 (1.25%) Microsoft
10 1 (0.63%) Infoblox
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