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 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 40 44 35
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -9
Contract jobs citing Python 26 13 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 3.61% 1.81% 4.05%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.88% 6.74% 16.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 11 6
Median daily rate £500 £335 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+49.25% -16.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £341 £250 £376
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £370 £431
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 17
Median hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +19.29%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £45.00 £31.75
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +41.73%
Python
South West

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
239 193 179
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 33.15% 26.92% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 137 85
Median daily rate £375 £370 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% -2.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £280 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 7 25
Median hourly rate £31.50 £42.50 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.88% +49.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £34.00 £27.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.20 £45.00 £49.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

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 6 December 2016.

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 6 December 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
Swindon -5 6 £500 +41.84% 1
Corsham - 5 £425 -
Salisbury - 3 £400 -
Python
South West

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

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

1 15 (48.39%) Ansible
2 14 (45.16%) DevOps
2 14 (45.16%) Linux
3 13 (41.94%) Java
3 13 (41.94%) Security Cleared
3 13 (41.94%) Terraform
4 12 (38.71%) Docker
4 12 (38.71%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (35.48%) Amazon AWS
5 11 (35.48%) Puppet
6 10 (32.26%) SC Cleared
7 9 (29.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (29.03%) Ruby
7 9 (29.03%) JIRA
7 9 (29.03%) Bash Shell
7 9 (29.03%) Confluence
7 9 (29.03%) Opscode Chef
8 8 (25.81%) Vagrant
8 8 (25.81%) Jenkins
8 8 (25.81%) SQL
9 6 (19.35%) Migration
9 6 (19.35%) VMware
9 6 (19.35%) C
9 6 (19.35%) Oracle
9 6 (19.35%) SQL Server
9 6 (19.35%) HTTP
9 6 (19.35%) TCP/IP
9 6 (19.35%) SSL
9 6 (19.35%) Open Source
9 6 (19.35%) Visualisation

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 (29.03%) Confluence
2 3 (9.68%) Apache
2 3 (9.68%) nginx
3 1 (3.23%) IBM HTTP Server
3 1 (3.23%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.23%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 11 (35.48%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (19.35%) AWS CloudFormation
3 5 (16.13%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (16.13%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 5 (16.13%) Amazon S3
3 5 (16.13%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 5 (16.13%) AWS Lambda
3 5 (16.13%) Route 53
3 5 (16.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 3 (9.68%) GitHub
4 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (3.23%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (19.35%) HTTP
1 6 (19.35%) SSL
1 6 (19.35%) TCP/IP
2 4 (12.90%) VPN
3 3 (9.68%) DNS
4 2 (6.45%) NAS
4 2 (6.45%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (19.35%) SQL Server
2 5 (16.13%) Amazon RDS
3 4 (12.90%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 4 (12.90%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (12.90%) GIS
3 4 (12.90%) MongoDB
3 4 (12.90%) MySQL
3 4 (12.90%) NoSQL
3 4 (12.90%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.23%) DB2
Development Applications
1 9 (29.03%) JIRA
2 8 (25.81%) Jenkins
2 8 (25.81%) Vagrant
3 4 (12.90%) Artifactory
3 4 (12.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (12.90%) Git (software)
3 4 (12.90%) SonarQube
3 4 (12.90%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (3.23%) Ant
General
1 2 (6.45%) Electronics
1 2 (6.45%) Military
Job Titles
1 8 (25.81%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (22.58%) Developer
3 5 (16.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) Lead DevOps
4 4 (12.90%) Software Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Data Scientist
5 3 (9.68%) PowerShell Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Wintel Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Applications Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Automation Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) Lead DevOps Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Python Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Technical Consultant
7 1 (3.23%) Administrator
7 1 (3.23%) Digital Developer
7 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared Technical Consultant
7 1 (3.23%) Scientific Software Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Test Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.13%) ELK Stack
2 4 (12.90%) Django
2 4 (12.90%) GWT
2 4 (12.90%) JavaFX
2 4 (12.90%) TensorFlow
2 4 (12.90%) Vaadin
3 2 (6.45%) .NET
4 1 (3.23%) J2EE
4 1 (3.23%) Natural Language Processing
4 1 (3.23%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) Visualisation
2 4 (12.90%) Neural Network
2 4 (12.90%) Ontologies
2 4 (12.90%) Remote Sensing
2 4 (12.90%) Semantic Web
2 4 (12.90%) Statistics
3 3 (9.68%) Applied Mathematics
3 3 (9.68%) Data Centre
3 3 (9.68%) Mathematics
4 2 (6.45%) CESG
4 2 (6.45%) Device Driver
5 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 14 (45.16%) Linux
2 9 (29.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (19.35%) CentOS
4 5 (16.13%) Ubuntu
5 4 (12.90%) CoreOS
6 3 (9.68%) Debian
6 3 (9.68%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (45.16%) DevOps
2 12 (38.71%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (19.35%) Migration
3 6 (19.35%) Open Source
3 6 (19.35%) Server Virtualisation
4 5 (16.13%) Auto-Scaling
5 4 (12.90%) Configuration Management
5 4 (12.90%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (12.90%) Data Modelling
5 4 (12.90%) Deep Learning
5 4 (12.90%) Image Processing
5 4 (12.90%) Load Balancing
5 4 (12.90%) Machine Learning
5 4 (12.90%) RDF
5 4 (12.90%) Software Engineering
5 4 (12.90%) Spatial Analysis
6 3 (9.68%) Analytics
7 2 (6.45%) Automated Testing
7 2 (6.45%) Data Analysis
7 2 (6.45%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (41.94%) Java
2 9 (29.03%) Bash Shell
2 9 (29.03%) Ruby
3 8 (25.81%) SQL
4 6 (19.35%) C
4 6 (19.35%) PowerShell
5 5 (16.13%) Perl
6 4 (12.90%) C++
6 4 (12.90%) JavaScript
6 4 (12.90%) PL/SQL
7 2 (6.45%) C#
7 2 (6.45%) Go
7 2 (6.45%) MATLAB
8 1 (3.23%) Jython
8 1 (3.23%) Korn
8 1 (3.23%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (41.94%) Security Cleared
2 10 (32.26%) SC Cleared
3 5 (16.13%) DV Cleared
4 2 (6.45%) CCNA
4 2 (6.45%) CCNP
4 2 (6.45%) CESG Certified Professional
4 2 (6.45%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (3.23%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (3.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 12 (38.71%) Docker
2 6 (19.35%) Hyper-V
2 6 (19.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (12.90%) LXC
3 4 (12.90%) VirtualBox
4 1 (3.23%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 15 (48.39%) Ansible
2 13 (41.94%) Terraform
3 11 (35.48%) Puppet
4 9 (29.03%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (19.35%) Packer
6 5 (16.13%) Nagios
6 5 (16.13%) OSSEC
6 5 (16.13%) Salt
7 4 (12.90%) Kibana
8 3 (9.68%) PowerCLI
Vendors
1 6 (19.35%) Oracle
1 6 (19.35%) VMware
2 5 (16.13%) New Relic
3 4 (12.90%) Facebook
3 4 (12.90%) Google
3 4 (12.90%) SaltStack
4 2 (6.45%) i2
4 2 (6.45%) Red Hat
4 2 (6.45%) Splunk
5 1 (3.23%) IBM