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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Python over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 33 57 99
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +42
Contract jobs citing Python 95 41 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 5.08% 2.60% 0.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.46% 6.68% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 37 2
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£350 £300 £356
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -15.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £298 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £456 £419 £401
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £35.00 £35.25
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -0.70%
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
657 614 631
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 35.15% 38.89% 38.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 428 384 346
Average daily rate £350 £300 £306
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -1.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £236 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £506 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 10 21
Average hourly rate £33.00 £14.63 £16.72
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+125.64% -12.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.50 £13.65 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.10 £22.30 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.57% -5.71%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 +20 90 £350 +16.66% 10
Bradford - 5 - -
Castleford - - - -
Pontefract - - - -
Wakefield - - - -
Python
Yorkshire

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 75 (64.10%) Ruby
2 74 (63.25%) Linux
3 64 (54.70%) DevOps
4 55 (47.01%) Puppet
5 53 (45.30%) PHP
6 51 (43.59%) Agile Software Development
7 48 (41.03%) Opscode Chef
8 42 (35.90%) Bash Shell
9 37 (31.62%) SQL
10 36 (30.77%) Java
11 35 (29.91%) Configuration Management
12 30 (25.64%) Apache
13 29 (24.79%) MongoDB
14 28 (23.93%) Splunk
15 27 (23.08%) Software Engineering
16 26 (22.22%) C++
17 25 (21.37%) UNIX
18 24 (20.51%) Node.js
19 22 (18.80%) Oracle
20 21 (17.95%) TDD
20 21 (17.95%) Continuous Integration
21 20 (17.09%) Amazon AWS
22 19 (16.24%) NoSQL
23 18 (15.38%) Graphite
23 18 (15.38%) Client/Server
24 17 (14.53%) JavaScript
24 17 (14.53%) Redis
24 17 (14.53%) CentOS
25 16 (13.68%) Riak
25 16 (13.68%) Web Services

Python
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 30 (25.64%) Apache
2 24 (20.51%) Node.js
3 12 (10.26%) OpenStack
4 6 (5.13%) nginx
5 5 (4.27%) Tomcat
6 4 (3.42%) Apache ServiceMix
7 1 (0.85%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (0.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 20 (17.09%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (9.40%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (5.13%) Amazon S3
3 6 (5.13%) Route 53
4 1 (0.85%) SaaS
4 1 (0.85%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.55%) Internet
1 10 (8.55%) DNS
2 9 (7.69%) TCP/IP
3 8 (6.84%) SSL
4 6 (5.13%) SAN
5 5 (4.27%) DHCP
6 4 (3.42%) Firewall
6 4 (3.42%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (1.71%) HTTP
8 1 (0.85%) SSH
8 1 (0.85%) IGMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (24.79%) MongoDB
2 19 (16.24%) NoSQL
3 17 (14.53%) Redis
4 16 (13.68%) Riak
5 14 (11.97%) MySQL
6 12 (10.26%) PostgreSQL
7 11 (9.40%) CouchDB
7 11 (9.40%) Hypertable
8 10 (8.55%) Couchbase
9 9 (7.69%) SimpleDB
10 6 (5.13%) Amazon RDS
11 5 (4.27%) Pentaho
12 4 (3.42%) Relational Database
13 3 (2.56%) RDBMS
14 1 (0.85%) Hadoop
14 1 (0.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (11.97%) Git (software)
2 11 (9.40%) Fiddler
3 6 (5.13%) Jenkins
4 5 (4.27%) Subversion
5 4 (3.42%) JUnit
5 4 (3.42%) JMeter
5 4 (3.42%) QUnit
6 1 (0.85%) Grunt
6 1 (0.85%) Selenium
6 1 (0.85%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
6 1 (0.85%) Maven
6 1 (0.85%) Ant
General
1 7 (5.98%) Telecoms
2 4 (3.42%) Law
3 1 (0.85%) Retail
3 1 (0.85%) Marketing
3 1 (0.85%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 42 (35.90%) DevOps Engineer
2 29 (24.79%) Developer
3 14 (11.97%) Software Engineer
4 12 (10.26%) Analyst
5 10 (8.55%) Python Developer
6 9 (7.69%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 9 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
6 9 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
7 8 (6.84%) Cloud Engineer
8 7 (5.98%) Cloud Software Engineer
8 7 (5.98%) Support Analyst
8 7 (5.98%) Architect
9 6 (5.13%) Linux Engineer
10 5 (4.27%) Android Developer
10 5 (4.27%) Programmer
11 4 (3.42%) Senior Developer
11 4 (3.42%) Analyst Programmer
11 4 (3.42%) Java Developer
11 4 (3.42%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
11 4 (3.42%) Digital Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (13.68%) Web Services
2 13 (11.11%) J2EE
3 11 (9.40%) HTML
4 10 (8.55%) CSS
5 9 (7.69%) jQuery
5 9 (7.69%) JSON
6 8 (6.84%) .NET
6 8 (6.84%) Hibernate
7 6 (5.13%) RESTful
7 6 (5.13%) REST
8 5 (4.27%) OAuth2
8 5 (4.27%) Mustache
8 5 (4.27%) JPA
8 5 (4.27%) Drools
8 5 (4.27%) OAuth
8 5 (4.27%) Ajax
8 5 (4.27%) JRules
8 5 (4.27%) LAMP
8 5 (4.27%) XML
9 4 (3.42%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 18 (15.38%) Client/Server
2 13 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (7.69%) Open Source
4 4 (3.42%) NHS
4 4 (3.42%) Smartcard
4 4 (3.42%) Clustering
4 4 (3.42%) PKI
4 4 (3.42%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (3.42%) User Experience
5 2 (1.71%) STB
5 2 (1.71%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.85%) Social Media
6 1 (0.85%) IPTV
6 1 (0.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 74 (63.25%) Linux
2 25 (21.37%) UNIX
3 17 (14.53%) CentOS
4 15 (12.82%) Windows
5 14 (11.97%) Ubuntu
6 9 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (5.13%) Android
7 6 (5.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (3.42%) Windows XP
9 3 (2.56%) Solaris
10 1 (0.85%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.85%) Debian
10 1 (0.85%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (54.70%) DevOps
2 51 (43.59%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (29.91%) Configuration Management
4 27 (23.08%) Software Engineering
5 21 (17.95%) TDD
5 21 (17.95%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (10.26%) Load Balancing
7 11 (9.40%) Workflow
8 8 (6.84%) Service Management
8 8 (6.84%) MVC
8 8 (6.84%) Incident Management
9 7 (5.98%) Project Management
10 6 (5.13%) Scrum
10 6 (5.13%) Test Automation
10 6 (5.13%) Kanban
11 5 (4.27%) Android Development
11 5 (4.27%) Agile Project Management
11 5 (4.27%) User Acceptance Testing
12 4 (3.42%) Security Testing
12 4 (3.42%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 75 (64.10%) Ruby
2 53 (45.30%) PHP
3 42 (35.90%) Bash Shell
4 37 (31.62%) SQL
5 36 (30.77%) Java
6 26 (22.22%) C++
7 17 (14.53%) JavaScript
8 15 (12.82%) Shell Script
9 13 (11.11%) C
9 13 (11.11%) C#
10 10 (8.55%) Perl
11 1 (0.85%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.85%) Scala
11 1 (0.85%) AWK
11 1 (0.85%) Jython
11 1 (0.85%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.85%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (5.13%) Security Cleared
2 4 (3.42%) Degree
3 2 (1.71%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.85%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.98%) QA
2 1 (0.85%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (2.56%) VMware Server
2 1 (0.85%) XenServer
2 1 (0.85%) vSphere
2 1 (0.85%) Xen
Systems Management
1 55 (47.01%) Puppet
2 48 (41.03%) Opscode Chef
3 18 (15.38%) Graphite
4 13 (11.11%) Nagios
5 11 (9.40%) CFEngine
5 11 (9.40%) Cobbler
5 11 (9.40%) Ansible
5 11 (9.40%) Salt
5 11 (9.40%) Tivoli
6 6 (5.13%) HAProxy
7 5 (4.27%) OpenIDM
8 1 (0.85%) Opsview
Vendors
1 28 (23.93%) Splunk
2 22 (18.80%) Oracle
3 13 (11.11%) Red Hat
4 11 (9.40%) SaltStack
5 6 (5.13%) VMware
6 5 (4.27%) Rackspace
6 5 (4.27%) Microsoft
7 4 (3.42%) Cisco
8 2 (1.71%) Percona
9 1 (0.85%) Tealeaf
9 1 (0.85%) Zend
9 1 (0.85%) Riverbed
9 1 (0.85%) EnterpriseDB
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