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 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Python
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 18 34 36
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +2
Contract jobs citing Python 95 89 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 6.62% 4.56% 4.62%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.37% 11.59% 12.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 72 53
Median daily rate £420 £503 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.41% +38.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £366 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £599 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Median hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £39.63 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-5.36% +10.06%

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
618 768 618
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 43.10% 39.36% 36.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 437 488 438
Median daily rate £390 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 14 10
Median hourly rate £13.00 £19.50 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% -42.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.38 £15.25 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.50 £45.00 £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +12.67%

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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017. 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 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 +10 91 £423 -15.92% 30
Bradford - 2 £356 -
Python
Yorkshire

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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.

1 114 (61.29%) Linux
2 94 (50.54%) Agile Software Development
3 93 (50.00%) HTML
3 93 (50.00%) Java
4 90 (48.39%) Ruby
5 75 (40.32%) Puppet
6 68 (36.56%) Jenkins
7 63 (33.87%) Scala
8 61 (32.80%) Opscode Chef
9 58 (31.18%) Django
9 58 (31.18%) JIRA
9 58 (31.18%) CSS
10 55 (29.57%) RESTful
10 55 (29.57%) HTML5
11 54 (29.03%) DevOps
12 53 (28.49%) Spring
13 49 (26.34%) JSON
13 49 (26.34%) JavaScript
14 47 (25.27%) Open Source
15 45 (24.19%) Confluence
16 43 (23.12%) Git (software)
17 42 (22.58%) Play Framework
18 41 (22.04%) Relational Database
18 41 (22.04%) MongoDB
19 40 (21.51%) NoSQL
19 40 (21.51%) Scrum
20 39 (20.97%) Selenium
21 37 (19.89%) Continuous Integration
22 35 (18.82%) Cucumber
23 33 (17.74%) 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 45 (24.19%) Confluence
2 13 (6.99%) Apache Spark
2 13 (6.99%) OpenStack
3 9 (4.84%) Apache
4 8 (4.30%) CloudStack
5 7 (3.76%) nginx
6 6 (3.23%) Apache Pig
7 3 (1.61%) Tomcat
8 2 (1.08%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.54%) Cloud Foundry
9 1 (0.54%) IIS
9 1 (0.54%) JBoss
9 1 (0.54%) Jetty
9 1 (0.54%) Mongrel
9 1 (0.54%) SAS
9 1 (0.54%) Tornado
9 1 (0.54%) uWSGI
9 1 (0.54%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (0.54%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 17 (9.14%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (3.76%) Google Cloud Platform
2 7 (3.76%) IaaS
3 6 (3.23%) Sumo Logic
4 2 (1.08%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (1.08%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.54%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.54%) DigitalOcean
5 1 (0.54%) GitHub
5 1 (0.54%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.54%) Google App Engine
5 1 (0.54%) Heroku
5 1 (0.54%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (17.20%) HTTP
2 22 (11.83%) DNS
3 20 (10.75%) TCP/IP
4 17 (9.14%) LDAP
4 17 (9.14%) SMTP
4 17 (9.14%) SNMP
5 6 (3.23%) Internet
6 5 (2.69%) Firewall
7 4 (2.15%) Kerberos
8 2 (1.08%) BGP
8 2 (1.08%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (1.08%) EIGRP
8 2 (1.08%) IPsec
8 2 (1.08%) IPv4
8 2 (1.08%) MPLS
8 2 (1.08%) OSPF
8 2 (1.08%) SSL
8 2 (1.08%) VPN
8 2 (1.08%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (1.08%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (22.04%) MongoDB
1 41 (22.04%) Relational Database
2 40 (21.51%) NoSQL
3 16 (8.60%) MySQL
4 15 (8.06%) Hadoop
4 15 (8.06%) PostgreSQL
4 15 (8.06%) Redis
5 14 (7.53%) HBase
6 10 (5.38%) Apache Hive
6 10 (5.38%) Big Data
6 10 (5.38%) Riak
7 7 (3.76%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (1.61%) SQL Server
8 3 (1.61%) SQL Server 2014
8 3 (1.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (1.08%) Data Mining
9 2 (1.08%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.08%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (1.08%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.54%) Mahout
Development Applications
1 68 (36.56%) Jenkins
2 58 (31.18%) JIRA
3 43 (23.12%) Git (software)
4 39 (20.97%) Selenium
5 35 (18.82%) Cucumber
6 20 (10.75%) JUnit
7 19 (10.22%) Subversion
8 8 (4.30%) Maven
8 8 (4.30%) WebDriver
9 7 (3.76%) Hudson
10 6 (3.23%) Grunt
10 6 (3.23%) PHPUnit
10 6 (3.23%) Vagrant
11 4 (2.15%) JMeter
12 3 (1.61%) Android Studio
12 3 (1.61%) Eclipse
12 3 (1.61%) Mockito
12 3 (1.61%) SoapUI
12 3 (1.61%) Travis CI
12 3 (1.61%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (3.23%) Finance
2 5 (2.69%) Billing
3 2 (1.08%) Electronics
4 1 (0.54%) Legal
4 1 (0.54%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 76 (40.86%) Developer
2 24 (12.90%) DevOps Engineer
3 21 (11.29%) Java Developer
4 18 (9.68%) Python Developer
5 16 (8.60%) Architect
5 16 (8.60%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 15 (8.06%) Scala Developer
7 12 (6.45%) Technical Architect
8 11 (5.91%) Technical Leader
9 9 (4.84%) Administrator
10 7 (3.76%) Java Architect
10 7 (3.76%) Java Technical Architect
10 7 (3.76%) Linux Engineer
10 7 (3.76%) PHP Developer
11 6 (3.23%) Hardware Specialist
11 6 (3.23%) Software Engineer
11 6 (3.23%) Storage Specialist
11 6 (3.23%) Tester
12 5 (2.69%) Automation Tester
12 5 (2.69%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (50.00%) HTML
2 58 (31.18%) CSS
2 58 (31.18%) Django
3 55 (29.57%) HTML5
3 55 (29.57%) RESTful
4 53 (28.49%) Spring
5 49 (26.34%) JSON
6 42 (22.58%) Play Framework
7 31 (16.67%) REST
8 30 (16.13%) CSS3
9 25 (13.44%) Ruby on Rails
10 24 (12.90%) Ajax
10 24 (12.90%) Guice
10 24 (12.90%) Spring MVC
10 24 (12.90%) XML
11 12 (6.45%) AngularJS
12 9 (4.84%) Node.js
12 9 (4.84%) Web Services
13 8 (4.30%) .NET
13 8 (4.30%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 14 (7.53%) Social Media
2 13 (6.99%) User Experience
3 10 (5.38%) Tandem
4 9 (4.84%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (4.84%) Driving Licence
5 5 (2.69%) Computer Science
5 5 (2.69%) NHS
5 5 (2.69%) Replication
5 5 (2.69%) Visualisation
6 4 (2.15%) Algorithms
6 4 (2.15%) Statistics
7 3 (1.61%) Mathematics
8 2 (1.08%) Data Centre
8 2 (1.08%) Neural Network
8 2 (1.08%) VCE vBlock
9 1 (0.54%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.54%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.54%) Physics
9 1 (0.54%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.54%) Psychology
Operating Systems
1 114 (61.29%) Linux
2 23 (12.37%) Unix
2 23 (12.37%) Windows
3 19 (10.22%) Ubuntu
4 18 (9.68%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (4.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (2.69%) Android
6 5 (2.69%) CentOS
6 5 (2.69%) CoreOS
6 5 (2.69%) Mac OS X
7 4 (2.15%) Embedded Linux
8 2 (1.08%) Windows CE
8 2 (1.08%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (50.54%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (29.03%) DevOps
3 47 (25.27%) Open Source
4 40 (21.51%) Scrum
5 37 (19.89%) Continuous Integration
6 31 (16.67%) MVC
7 30 (16.13%) TDD
8 28 (15.05%) Software Engineering
9 27 (14.52%) Configuration Management
10 24 (12.90%) BDD
10 24 (12.90%) Mentoring
11 20 (10.75%) Automated Testing
12 19 (10.22%) Web Development
13 18 (9.68%) Front End Development
13 18 (9.68%) Responsive Web Design
13 18 (9.68%) Web Design
14 17 (9.14%) Kanban
15 16 (8.60%) Microservices
16 14 (7.53%) Continuous Improvement
16 14 (7.53%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 93 (50.00%) Java
2 90 (48.39%) Ruby
3 63 (33.87%) Scala
4 49 (26.34%) JavaScript
5 31 (16.67%) C#
6 28 (15.05%) Bash Shell
7 25 (13.44%) PHP
8 24 (12.90%) SQL
9 10 (5.38%) Shell Script
10 9 (4.84%) Perl
11 7 (3.76%) C++
11 7 (3.76%) Go
12 5 (2.69%) C
13 4 (2.15%) R
14 3 (1.61%) PowerShell
14 3 (1.61%) T-SQL
15 2 (1.08%) MATLAB
15 2 (1.08%) VBScript
16 1 (0.54%) Groovy
16 1 (0.54%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (5.38%) Degree
2 4 (2.15%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.08%) CCNA
3 2 (1.08%) CCNP
3 2 (1.08%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (1.08%) JNCIA
4 1 (0.54%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.54%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (0.54%) ISEB
4 1 (0.54%) PhD
4 1 (0.54%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.54%) QA
1 1 (0.54%) SDET
System Software
1 18 (9.68%) Docker
2 12 (6.45%) HDFS
3 10 (5.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (4.30%) vSphere
5 7 (3.76%) Xen
5 7 (3.76%) XenServer
6 5 (2.69%) Active Directory
6 5 (2.69%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.54%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.54%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 75 (40.32%) Puppet
2 61 (32.80%) Opscode Chef
3 30 (16.13%) Ansible
4 13 (6.99%) Nagios
5 9 (4.84%) Salt
6 7 (3.76%) Hadoop YARN
7 6 (3.23%) ZABBIX
8 5 (2.69%) Cobbler
8 5 (2.69%) Kubernetes
9 2 (1.08%) vRealize
10 1 (0.54%) Marathon
10 1 (0.54%) Mesos
10 1 (0.54%) OpenView
10 1 (0.54%) Packer
10 1 (0.54%) Terraform
Vendors
1 33 (17.74%) Google
2 28 (15.05%) Splunk
3 16 (8.60%) VMware
4 15 (8.06%) Red Hat
5 12 (6.45%) SaltStack
6 11 (5.91%) Oracle
7 8 (4.30%) Rackspace
8 6 (3.23%) Microsoft
8 6 (3.23%) New Relic
8 6 (3.23%) Zend
9 5 (2.69%) Hortonworks
10 3 (1.61%) Cisco
11 2 (1.08%) Extreme Networks
11 2 (1.08%) F5
11 2 (1.08%) Juniper
12 1 (0.54%) Avaya
12 1 (0.54%) CheckPoint
12 1 (0.54%) EMC
12 1 (0.54%) HP
12 1 (0.54%) Infoblox
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400 - £440 per day + DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £350 - £430 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago