The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Python over the 3 months to 21 February 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Python
South West / Wiltshire
Rank 56 59 51
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -8
Contract jobs citing Python 9 7 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.32% 1.02% 1.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.46% 3.40% 6.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 3
Median daily rate £488 £370 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.75% +23.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £28.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Wiltshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
202 206 166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 29.62% 30.16% 23.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 148 90
Median daily rate £410 £365 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.32% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 8
Median hourly rate £40.25 £43.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.47% +107.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £13.00 £16.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.15 £44.00 £28.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £35.75
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +11.88%

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wiltshire region citing Python as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Python
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Python across the Wiltshire region.

Python Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Python
Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Python across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

Python Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

Python
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Python across the Wiltshire region.

Python Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Python
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Python within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 21 February 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
Salisbury - 3 £410 -
Swindon +2 2 £500 +41.84% 2
Corsham - 1 £450 -
Python
South West

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Python.

1 20 (62.50%) Ansible
2 18 (56.25%) DevOps
2 18 (56.25%) Linux
3 15 (46.88%) Docker
3 15 (46.88%) Puppet
3 15 (46.88%) Terraform
4 13 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (40.63%) Ruby
5 12 (37.50%) Jenkins
5 12 (37.50%) Security Cleared
5 12 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
6 11 (34.38%) Bash Shell
6 11 (34.38%) Java
7 10 (31.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (31.25%) Opscode Chef
8 9 (28.13%) Vagrant
8 9 (28.13%) JIRA
8 9 (28.13%) Confluence
8 9 (28.13%) SC Cleared
8 9 (28.13%) SQL
9 8 (25.00%) SaltStack
10 7 (21.88%) C
11 6 (18.75%) Perl
11 6 (18.75%) Oracle
11 6 (18.75%) SQL Server
11 6 (18.75%) HTTP
11 6 (18.75%) TCP/IP
11 6 (18.75%) Ubuntu
11 6 (18.75%) SSL
11 6 (18.75%) Migration

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 9 (28.13%) Confluence
2 5 (15.63%) Apache
2 5 (15.63%) nginx
3 1 (3.13%) IBM HTTP Server
3 1 (3.13%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.13%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 12 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (18.75%) AWS CloudFormation
3 5 (15.63%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (15.63%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 5 (15.63%) Amazon S3
3 5 (15.63%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 5 (15.63%) AWS Lambda
3 5 (15.63%) Route 53
3 5 (15.63%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 4 (12.50%) GitHub
5 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (3.13%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.75%) HTTP
1 6 (18.75%) SSL
1 6 (18.75%) TCP/IP
2 5 (15.63%) DNS
3 4 (12.50%) VPN
4 2 (6.25%) NAS
4 2 (6.25%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 5 (15.63%) Amazon RDS
3 4 (12.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 4 (12.50%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (12.50%) MongoDB
3 4 (12.50%) MySQL
3 4 (12.50%) NoSQL
3 4 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.13%) DB2
Development Applications
1 12 (37.50%) Jenkins
2 9 (28.13%) JIRA
2 9 (28.13%) Vagrant
3 5 (15.63%) Git (software)
4 4 (12.50%) Artifactory
4 4 (12.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 4 (12.50%) SonarQube
4 4 (12.50%) Sonatype Nexus
5 3 (9.38%) Hudson
6 1 (3.13%) Ant
General
1 2 (6.25%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 12 (37.50%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (18.75%) Developer
3 5 (15.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (15.63%) Software Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) Lead DevOps
5 3 (9.38%) Consultant
5 3 (9.38%) PowerShell Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Technical Consultant
5 3 (9.38%) Wintel Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Applications Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Automation Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Lead DevOps Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Python Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Scientific Software Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Hardware Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (3.13%) Linux Consultant
7 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared Technical Consultant
7 1 (3.13%) Test Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.63%) Elastic Stack
2 2 (6.25%) .NET
3 1 (3.13%) J2EE
3 1 (3.13%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.25%) CESG
2 2 (6.25%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 18 (56.25%) Linux
2 10 (31.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (18.75%) CentOS
3 6 (18.75%) Ubuntu
4 4 (12.50%) CoreOS
5 3 (9.38%) Debian
5 3 (9.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (56.25%) DevOps
2 13 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (18.75%) Migration
3 6 (18.75%) Server Virtualisation
4 5 (15.63%) Auto-Scaling
4 5 (15.63%) Software Engineering
5 4 (12.50%) Configuration Management
5 4 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (12.50%) Load Balancing
5 4 (12.50%) Open Source
6 3 (9.38%) Data Analysis
6 3 (9.38%) Visualisation
7 2 (6.25%) Automated Testing
7 2 (6.25%) Unit Testing
8 1 (3.13%) Automation Testing
8 1 (3.13%) BPEL
8 1 (3.13%) BPMN
8 1 (3.13%) Load Testing
8 1 (3.13%) SOA
8 1 (3.13%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 13 (40.63%) Ruby
2 11 (34.38%) Bash Shell
2 11 (34.38%) Java
3 9 (28.13%) SQL
4 7 (21.88%) C
5 6 (18.75%) Perl
5 6 (18.75%) PowerShell
6 5 (15.63%) C++
7 4 (12.50%) Go
7 4 (12.50%) JavaScript
7 4 (12.50%) PL/SQL
8 3 (9.38%) C#
8 3 (9.38%) MATLAB
9 1 (3.13%) Jython
9 1 (3.13%) Korn
9 1 (3.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 9 (28.13%) SC Cleared
3 3 (9.38%) DV Cleared
4 2 (6.25%) CCNA
4 2 (6.25%) CCNP
4 2 (6.25%) CESG Certified Professional
4 2 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (3.13%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 15 (46.88%) Docker
2 6 (18.75%) Hyper-V
2 6 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (12.50%) LXC
3 4 (12.50%) VirtualBox
4 1 (3.13%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 20 (62.50%) Ansible
2 15 (46.88%) Puppet
2 15 (46.88%) Terraform
3 10 (31.25%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (18.75%) Packer
4 6 (18.75%) Salt
5 5 (15.63%) Nagios
5 5 (15.63%) OSSEC
6 3 (9.38%) Kubernetes
6 3 (9.38%) PowerCLI
Vendors
1 8 (25.00%) SaltStack
2 6 (18.75%) Oracle
2 6 (18.75%) VMware
3 5 (15.63%) New Relic
4 2 (6.25%) Red Hat
4 2 (6.25%) Splunk
5 1 (3.13%) IBM
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