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 27 March 2015 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 36 71 77
Rank change year-on-year
+35 +6
Contract jobs citing Python 80 33 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 4.36% 1.99% 0.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.10% 5.05% 1.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 25 6
Average daily rate
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£348 £320 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.59% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £249 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £323
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £41.75
% change year-on-year
- -4.19%
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
792 654 407
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 43.21% 39.37% 31.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 514 461 213
Average daily rate £345 £320 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.81% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £241 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 10 19
Average hourly rate £40.00 £17.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+128.57% +20.68%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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 27 March 2015.

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 27 March 2015. 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 +21 72 £350 +9.37% 21
Bradford - 1 £250 - 1
Python
Yorkshire

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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.

1 119 (67.23%) Linux
2 105 (59.32%) Ruby
3 101 (57.06%) Agile Software Development
4 97 (54.80%) DevOps
5 95 (53.67%) Puppet
6 87 (49.15%) Opscode Chef
7 80 (45.20%) Bash Shell
8 73 (41.24%) Configuration Management
9 63 (35.59%) PHP
10 59 (33.33%) SQL
11 56 (31.64%) Java
12 44 (24.86%) Apache
13 42 (23.73%) Continuous Integration
14 41 (23.16%) MongoDB
15 38 (21.47%) OpenStack
15 38 (21.47%) UNIX
16 36 (20.34%) Oracle
17 34 (19.21%) Splunk
18 33 (18.64%) Software Engineering
19 27 (15.25%) MySQL
20 26 (14.69%) Amazon AWS
20 26 (14.69%) Open Source
21 25 (14.12%) C++
21 25 (14.12%) Shell Script
21 25 (14.12%) Graphite
22 24 (13.56%) JavaScript
22 24 (13.56%) Cobbler
23 23 (12.99%) Riak
23 23 (12.99%) NoSQL
23 23 (12.99%) Git (software)

Python
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 44 (24.86%) Apache
2 38 (21.47%) OpenStack
3 20 (11.30%) Node.js
4 6 (3.39%) Apache ServiceMix
5 5 (2.82%) WebSphere
6 4 (2.26%) nginx
6 4 (2.26%) Tomcat
6 4 (2.26%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (1.13%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.56%) IIS
8 1 (0.56%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 26 (14.69%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (10.73%) Amazon EC2
3 8 (4.52%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (2.82%) Route 53
4 5 (2.82%) Amazon S3
4 5 (2.82%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 3 (1.69%) SaaS
6 2 (1.13%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (1.13%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (0.56%) IaaS
7 1 (0.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (6.78%) DNS
2 11 (6.21%) TCP/IP
3 10 (5.65%) Internet
4 6 (3.39%) Firewall
4 6 (3.39%) SSL
5 4 (2.26%) SAN
5 4 (2.26%) BIG-IP
6 3 (1.69%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (1.69%) DHCP
6 3 (1.69%) HTTP
7 1 (0.56%) SSH
7 1 (0.56%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (23.16%) MongoDB
2 27 (15.25%) MySQL
3 23 (12.99%) NoSQL
3 23 (12.99%) Riak
4 19 (10.73%) Redis
5 18 (10.17%) CouchDB
5 18 (10.17%) Hypertable
6 17 (9.60%) PostgreSQL
7 12 (6.78%) Relational Database
8 11 (6.21%) RDBMS
8 11 (6.21%) Couchbase
9 10 (5.65%) SimpleDB
10 7 (3.95%) Pentaho
11 5 (2.82%) Amazon RDS
12 3 (1.69%) Hadoop
13 1 (0.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 23 (12.99%) Git (software)
2 18 (10.17%) Fiddler
3 12 (6.78%) Jenkins
4 10 (5.65%) Subversion
5 9 (5.08%) Eclipse
6 6 (3.39%) JMeter
6 6 (3.39%) JUnit
6 6 (3.39%) QUnit
7 5 (2.82%) JIRA
7 5 (2.82%) NetBeans
8 4 (2.26%) Maven
9 2 (1.13%) PHPUnit
10 1 (0.56%) Hudson
10 1 (0.56%) Selenium
General
1 6 (3.39%) Telecoms
2 4 (2.26%) Law
3 3 (1.69%) Electronics
4 2 (1.13%) Finance
5 1 (0.56%) Banking
5 1 (0.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 70 (39.55%) DevOps Engineer
2 36 (20.34%) Developer
3 17 (9.60%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 13 (7.34%) Software Engineer
5 10 (5.65%) Systems Engineer
6 9 (5.08%) Architect
7 8 (4.52%) Analyst
7 8 (4.52%) Java Developer
8 7 (3.95%) 2nd Line Support
8 7 (3.95%) Linux Engineer
9 6 (3.39%) Software Developer
9 6 (3.39%) Senior Developer
10 5 (2.82%) Cloud Engineer
10 5 (2.82%) Android Developer
11 4 (2.26%) Digital Architect
11 4 (2.26%) Python Developer
11 4 (2.26%) Programmer
11 4 (2.26%) Support Analyst
11 4 (2.26%) Release Manager
12 3 (1.69%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (10.17%) HTML
2 14 (7.91%) CSS
3 13 (7.34%) J2EE
4 12 (6.78%) Web Services
5 11 (6.21%) XML
5 11 (6.21%) JSON
6 10 (5.65%) jQuery
6 10 (5.65%) Hibernate
7 8 (4.52%) Servlets
7 8 (4.52%) REST
8 7 (3.95%) JPA
8 7 (3.95%) Drools
8 7 (3.95%) Ajax
8 7 (3.95%) .NET
8 7 (3.95%) JRules
8 7 (3.95%) Mustache
9 6 (3.39%) LAMP
9 6 (3.39%) Apache Camel
9 6 (3.39%) ActiveMQ
9 6 (3.39%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 26 (14.69%) Open Source
2 20 (11.30%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (7.91%) Client/Server
4 6 (3.39%) NHS
4 6 (3.39%) Smartcard
4 6 (3.39%) PKI
5 5 (2.82%) Chemistry
5 5 (2.82%) Life Science
5 5 (2.82%) Clustering
5 5 (2.82%) Visualisation
6 4 (2.26%) Replication
7 3 (1.69%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.69%) User Experience
7 3 (1.69%) Fat Client
7 3 (1.69%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.56%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.56%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.56%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 119 (67.23%) Linux
2 38 (21.47%) UNIX
3 17 (9.60%) CentOS
4 16 (9.04%) Windows
5 12 (6.78%) Ubuntu
6 10 (5.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (3.95%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (3.95%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (3.39%) Android
9 5 (2.82%) Solaris
9 5 (2.82%) SUSE
10 4 (2.26%) AIX
10 4 (2.26%) zOS
11 3 (1.69%) Embedded Linux
11 3 (1.69%) Windows XP
12 2 (1.13%) Mac OS X
12 2 (1.13%) Debian
13 1 (0.56%) Fedora
13 1 (0.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (57.06%) Agile Software Development
2 97 (54.80%) DevOps
3 73 (41.24%) Configuration Management
4 42 (23.73%) Continuous Integration
5 33 (18.64%) Software Engineering
6 19 (10.73%) TDD
7 12 (6.78%) Workflow
7 12 (6.78%) Scrum
8 11 (6.21%) Service Management
8 11 (6.21%) Load Balancing
8 11 (6.21%) Unit Testing
9 10 (5.65%) Automated Testing
10 9 (5.08%) MVC
10 9 (5.08%) OOP
10 9 (5.08%) OO
11 8 (4.52%) Project Management
12 7 (3.95%) Incident Management
13 6 (3.39%) Kanban
14 5 (2.82%) ITIL
14 5 (2.82%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 105 (59.32%) Ruby
2 80 (45.20%) Bash Shell
3 63 (35.59%) PHP
4 59 (33.33%) SQL
5 56 (31.64%) Java
6 25 (14.12%) C++
6 25 (14.12%) Shell Script
7 24 (13.56%) JavaScript
8 23 (12.99%) C
9 21 (11.86%) Perl
10 20 (11.30%) C#
11 5 (2.82%) Groovy
12 3 (1.69%) Embedded C
12 3 (1.69%) Embedded C++
13 2 (1.13%) Scala
14 1 (0.56%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 13 (7.34%) Security Cleared
2 4 (2.26%) Degree
3 2 (1.13%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.39%) QA
System Software
1 17 (9.60%) VMware Infrastructure
1 17 (9.60%) QEMU
1 17 (9.60%) KVM
2 4 (2.26%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.69%) VMware Server
4 1 (0.56%) Xen
4 1 (0.56%) XenServer
4 1 (0.56%) vSphere
4 1 (0.56%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 95 (53.67%) Puppet
2 87 (49.15%) Opscode Chef
3 25 (14.12%) Graphite
4 24 (13.56%) Cobbler
5 22 (12.43%) Tivoli
6 20 (11.30%) Nagios
7 18 (10.17%) CFEngine
7 18 (10.17%) Ansible
8 12 (6.78%) Salt
9 7 (3.95%) OpenIDM
10 4 (2.26%) HAProxy
11 1 (0.56%) Opsview
Vendors
1 36 (20.34%) Oracle
2 34 (19.21%) Splunk
3 21 (11.86%) VMware
4 18 (10.17%) SaltStack
5 16 (9.04%) Red Hat
6 14 (7.91%) Rackspace
7 8 (4.52%) Microsoft
8 6 (3.39%) Cisco
9 4 (2.26%) F5
10 2 (1.13%) Percona
11 1 (0.56%) Tealeaf
11 1 (0.56%) Zend
11 1 (0.56%) Riverbed
11 1 (0.56%) EnterpriseDB
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