The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Python over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Python
England / Yorkshire
Rank 15 50 58
Rank change year-on-year
+35 +8
Contract jobs citing Python 154 98 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 7.14% 3.40% 2.95%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.44% 8.41% 8.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 78 47
Median daily rate £420 £496 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.36% +36.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £679 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £441 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%

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

Programming Languages Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
937 1165 891
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 43.46% 40.45% 34.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 631 752 592
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £550 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 20 11
Median hourly rate £20.97 £32.50 £38.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.47% -14.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.38 £15.55 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £41.00 £42.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +12.67%

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Python
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Python Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Python
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Python across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017.

Python Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Python
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Python Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Python
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 19 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
West Yorkshire +27 119 £410 -13.68% 31
South Yorkshire +29 34 £450 -37.93% 11
North Yorkshire +10 1 £500 +42.85% 7
Python
England

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Python.

1 164 (58.36%) Linux
2 150 (53.38%) Agile Software Development
3 136 (48.40%) Java
4 132 (46.98%) Ruby
5 108 (38.43%) HTML
6 106 (37.72%) Puppet
7 90 (32.03%) DevOps
8 78 (27.76%) Opscode Chef
9 77 (27.40%) CSS
10 75 (26.69%) JavaScript
11 72 (25.62%) Jenkins
12 68 (24.20%) Continuous Integration
13 67 (23.84%) Git (software)
14 60 (21.35%) Scala
14 60 (21.35%) JIRA
15 57 (20.28%) Open Source
16 55 (19.57%) Bash Shell
16 55 (19.57%) HTTP
17 54 (19.22%) Configuration Management
18 53 (18.86%) RESTful
19 52 (18.51%) Django
20 49 (17.44%) Ansible
21 48 (17.08%) Relational Database
21 48 (17.08%) HTML5
22 47 (16.73%) MongoDB
22 47 (16.73%) Spring
22 47 (16.73%) Unix
23 45 (16.01%) TDD
24 43 (15.30%) Scrum
24 43 (15.30%) Confluence

Python
Top Related IT Skills in 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 43 (15.30%) Confluence
2 19 (6.76%) Apache Spark
3 14 (4.98%) OpenStack
4 13 (4.63%) Apache
5 11 (3.91%) nginx
6 9 (3.20%) CloudStack
7 8 (2.85%) SAS
8 7 (2.49%) Apache Pig
9 4 (1.42%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.71%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.36%) Cloud Foundry
11 1 (0.36%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.36%) IIS
11 1 (0.36%) JBoss
11 1 (0.36%) Jetty
11 1 (0.36%) Mongrel
11 1 (0.36%) Oracle Workflow
11 1 (0.36%) Tornado
11 1 (0.36%) uWSGI
11 1 (0.36%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (0.36%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 32 (11.39%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (3.91%) IaaS
3 10 (3.56%) Google Cloud Platform
4 7 (2.49%) Loggly
4 7 (2.49%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (2.49%) Sumo Logic
5 4 (1.42%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (1.07%) GitHub
7 2 (0.71%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.71%) Amazon ELB
7 2 (0.71%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.71%) Google App Engine
8 1 (0.36%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 1 (0.36%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (0.36%) CloudFront
8 1 (0.36%) DigitalOcean
8 1 (0.36%) Google Compute Engine
8 1 (0.36%) Heroku
8 1 (0.36%) PaaS
8 1 (0.36%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 55 (19.57%) HTTP
2 34 (12.10%) TCP/IP
3 22 (7.83%) DNS
4 17 (6.05%) LDAP
4 17 (6.05%) SMTP
4 17 (6.05%) SNMP
5 11 (3.91%) Firewall
6 9 (3.20%) SSL
7 5 (1.78%) Internet
7 5 (1.78%) Kerberos
8 2 (0.71%) BGP
8 2 (0.71%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (0.71%) EIGRP
8 2 (0.71%) IPsec
8 2 (0.71%) IPv4
8 2 (0.71%) MPLS
8 2 (0.71%) OSPF
8 2 (0.71%) VPN
8 2 (0.71%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (0.71%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (17.08%) Relational Database
2 47 (16.73%) MongoDB
3 38 (13.52%) NoSQL
4 28 (9.96%) MySQL
5 27 (9.61%) PostgreSQL
6 22 (7.83%) Hadoop
7 21 (7.47%) HBase
8 18 (6.41%) Big Data
8 18 (6.41%) Redis
9 17 (6.05%) Apache Hive
10 13 (4.63%) Riak
11 9 (3.20%) Apache Cassandra
12 6 (2.14%) SQL Server
13 5 (1.78%) DataStage
14 4 (1.42%) Data Lake
15 3 (1.07%) Data Warehouse
15 3 (1.07%) SQL Server 2014
15 3 (1.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 2 (0.71%) Pentaho
16 2 (0.71%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 72 (25.62%) Jenkins
2 67 (23.84%) Git (software)
3 60 (21.35%) JIRA
4 35 (12.46%) Selenium
5 29 (10.32%) Cucumber
6 27 (9.61%) Subversion
7 19 (6.76%) JUnit
8 11 (3.91%) WebDriver
9 10 (3.56%) Maven
10 8 (2.85%) Vagrant
11 7 (2.49%) Grunt
11 7 (2.49%) PHPUnit
12 6 (2.14%) Hudson
12 6 (2.14%) JMeter
13 5 (1.78%) Android Studio
13 5 (1.78%) Eclipse
13 5 (1.78%) GoCD
13 5 (1.78%) Visual Studio
14 4 (1.42%) Gatling
14 4 (1.42%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 19 (6.76%) Finance
2 7 (2.49%) Billing
3 6 (2.14%) Banking
3 6 (2.14%) Electronics
4 5 (1.78%) Marketing
5 4 (1.42%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.71%) German Language
6 2 (0.71%) Investment Banking
6 2 (0.71%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.36%) Legal
7 1 (0.36%) Retail
Job Titles
1 122 (43.42%) Developer
2 50 (17.79%) DevOps Engineer
3 36 (12.81%) Python Developer
4 32 (11.39%) Java Developer
5 21 (7.47%) Scala Developer
6 20 (7.12%) Architect
7 15 (5.34%) Technical Architect
8 13 (4.63%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 13 (4.63%) PHP Developer
9 11 (3.91%) Software Engineer
9 11 (3.91%) Technical Leader
10 10 (3.56%) Administrator
10 10 (3.56%) Analyst
10 10 (3.56%) Tester
11 9 (3.20%) Automation Tester
11 9 (3.20%) Linux Engineer
12 8 (2.85%) AWS DevOps
12 8 (2.85%) Data Analyst
12 8 (2.85%) Java Architect
12 8 (2.85%) WebOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (38.43%) HTML
2 77 (27.40%) CSS
3 53 (18.86%) RESTful
4 52 (18.51%) Django
5 48 (17.08%) HTML5
6 47 (16.73%) Spring
7 40 (14.23%) JSON
8 35 (12.46%) Play Framework
9 30 (10.68%) REST
10 29 (10.32%) CSS3
10 29 (10.32%) XML
11 26 (9.25%) Web Services
12 22 (7.83%) Ajax
12 22 (7.83%) Ruby on Rails
13 21 (7.47%) AngularJS
14 20 (7.12%) Guice
14 20 (7.12%) Spring MVC
15 18 (6.41%) Symfony
16 14 (4.98%) Node.js
17 13 (4.63%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 13 (4.63%) Visualisation
2 11 (3.91%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (3.91%) Social Media
2 11 (3.91%) User Experience
3 9 (3.20%) Computer Science
4 8 (2.85%) Driving Licence
4 8 (2.85%) Tandem
5 5 (1.78%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (1.78%) Replication
6 4 (1.42%) NHS
6 4 (1.42%) Public Cloud
7 3 (1.07%) Statistics
8 2 (0.71%) Algorithms
8 2 (0.71%) Blog
8 2 (0.71%) Data Centre
8 2 (0.71%) Mathematics
8 2 (0.71%) VxBlock/Vblock
9 1 (0.36%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.36%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.36%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 164 (58.36%) Linux
2 47 (16.73%) Unix
3 26 (9.25%) Windows
4 20 (7.12%) Ubuntu
5 18 (6.41%) Windows Server 2008
6 17 (6.05%) Mac OS X
7 6 (2.14%) Android
7 6 (2.14%) CentOS
7 6 (2.14%) Embedded Linux
7 6 (2.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (1.78%) CoreOS
9 4 (1.42%) Windows Embedded Compact
10 2 (0.71%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 150 (53.38%) Agile Software Development
2 90 (32.03%) DevOps
3 68 (24.20%) Continuous Integration
4 57 (20.28%) Open Source
5 54 (19.22%) Configuration Management
6 45 (16.01%) TDD
7 43 (15.30%) Scrum
8 37 (13.17%) Web Development
9 36 (12.81%) MVC
10 30 (10.68%) Mentoring
10 30 (10.68%) Software Engineering
11 26 (9.25%) Responsive Web Design
11 26 (9.25%) Web Design
12 23 (8.19%) Automated Testing
13 22 (7.83%) BDD
14 20 (7.12%) Kanban
15 16 (5.69%) Continuous Delivery
15 16 (5.69%) OO
16 15 (5.34%) Front End Development
16 15 (5.34%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 136 (48.40%) Java
2 132 (46.98%) Ruby
3 75 (26.69%) JavaScript
4 60 (21.35%) Scala
5 55 (19.57%) Bash Shell
6 40 (14.23%) PHP
7 39 (13.88%) SQL
8 32 (11.39%) C#
9 15 (5.34%) Perl
10 12 (4.27%) Go
10 12 (4.27%) Shell Script
11 10 (3.56%) C++
12 5 (1.78%) C
13 3 (1.07%) PowerShell
13 3 (1.07%) T-SQL
14 2 (0.71%) R
15 1 (0.36%) Clojure
15 1 (0.36%) F#
15 1 (0.36%) Korn
15 1 (0.36%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 12 (4.27%) Security Cleared
2 10 (3.56%) Degree
3 2 (0.71%) BC Cleared
3 2 (0.71%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (0.71%) CCNA
3 2 (0.71%) CCNP
3 2 (0.71%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (0.71%) JNCIA
3 2 (0.71%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.36%) AWS Certification
4 1 (0.36%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (0.36%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.71%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.36%) QA
2 1 (0.36%) SDET
System Software
1 29 (10.32%) Docker
2 17 (6.05%) HDFS
3 13 (4.63%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (3.20%) vSphere
5 8 (2.85%) Xen
5 8 (2.85%) XenServer
6 6 (2.14%) Active Directory
7 5 (1.78%) VirtualBox
8 4 (1.42%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.36%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.36%) KVM
9 1 (0.36%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.36%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 106 (37.72%) Puppet
2 78 (27.76%) Opscode Chef
3 49 (17.44%) Ansible
4 27 (9.61%) Salt
5 16 (5.69%) Nagios
6 10 (3.56%) Kubernetes
7 9 (3.20%) Hadoop YARN
8 7 (2.49%) ZABBIX
9 5 (1.78%) Cobbler
10 4 (1.42%) Terraform
11 2 (0.71%) Packer
11 2 (0.71%) vRealize
12 1 (0.36%) Mesos
12 1 (0.36%) OpenView
12 1 (0.36%) SCCM
12 1 (0.36%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 31 (11.03%) Google
2 30 (10.68%) Splunk
3 20 (7.12%) VMware
4 18 (6.41%) Oracle
5 16 (5.69%) Red Hat
6 14 (4.98%) SaltStack
7 9 (3.20%) Rackspace
8 8 (2.85%) New Relic
9 7 (2.49%) Ab Initio
9 7 (2.49%) Hortonworks
9 7 (2.49%) Zend
10 6 (2.14%) Microsoft
11 5 (1.78%) Informatica
12 4 (1.42%) Atlassian
13 3 (1.07%) Cisco
13 3 (1.07%) SAP
14 2 (0.71%) Extreme Networks
14 2 (0.71%) F5
14 2 (0.71%) Juniper
15 1 (0.36%) AppDynamics
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