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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 59 84 95
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +11
Contract jobs citing Python 90 70 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.11% 2.22% 1.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.88% 5.71% 3.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 53 22
Median daily rate £430 £413 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.24% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £300 £152
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £635 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £38.25
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.96%
Python
England

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
1308 1225 783
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 45.21% 38.83% 33.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 890 819 466
Median daily rate £400 £350 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £485 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 19 16
Median hourly rate £15.00 £40.00 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.50% +63.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.88 £12.78
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £50.00
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 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 28 August 2016.

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 28 August 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
West Yorkshire +16 73 £428 +6.87% 37
South Yorkshire +3 15 £500 +11.11% 6
North Yorkshire -4 1 - - 3
Python
England

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Python.

1 142 (62.56%) Agile Software Development
2 108 (47.58%) Linux
3 107 (47.14%) Ruby
4 103 (45.37%) Java
5 85 (37.44%) JavaScript
6 70 (30.84%) Puppet
7 65 (28.63%) Jenkins
8 61 (26.87%) Open Source
9 55 (24.23%) DevOps
10 51 (22.47%) Opscode Chef
11 50 (22.03%) HTML
12 48 (21.15%) Git (software)
13 47 (20.70%) PHP
14 45 (19.82%) Scrum
15 44 (19.38%) MongoDB
16 42 (18.50%) Scala
16 42 (18.50%) Continuous Integration
17 38 (16.74%) RESTful
17 38 (16.74%) JIRA
18 37 (16.30%) Spring
19 36 (15.86%) C#
19 36 (15.86%) C++
19 36 (15.86%) HTML5
19 36 (15.86%) Bash Shell
20 35 (15.42%) NoSQL
20 35 (15.42%) JSON
21 34 (14.98%) Django
22 33 (14.54%) Cucumber
23 31 (13.66%) Analytical Skills
24 30 (13.22%) HTTP

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 29 (12.78%) Confluence
2 24 (10.57%) nginx
3 20 (8.81%) Tomcat
4 17 (7.49%) Jetty
5 14 (6.17%) IIS
5 14 (6.17%) Mongrel
5 14 (6.17%) WebSphere
6 8 (3.52%) SAS
7 7 (3.08%) Apache
8 5 (2.20%) OpenStack
9 4 (1.76%) Apache Spark
10 3 (1.32%) JBoss
11 2 (0.88%) CMS
12 1 (0.44%) CloudStack
12 1 (0.44%) Drupal
12 1 (0.44%) Elasticsearch
12 1 (0.44%) Joomla!
12 1 (0.44%) Sitecore CMS
12 1 (0.44%) Umbraco
12 1 (0.44%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.44%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.88%) Exchequer
2 1 (0.44%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 16 (7.05%) PaaS
2 15 (6.61%) Cloud Computing
3 14 (6.17%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (6.17%) SaaS
4 9 (3.96%) IaaS
5 7 (3.08%) GitHub
6 5 (2.20%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (0.88%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.88%) Google App Engine
7 2 (0.88%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.44%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.44%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.44%) Google Apps
8 1 (0.44%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 30 (13.22%) HTTP
2 17 (7.49%) DNS
3 16 (7.05%) TCP/IP
4 14 (6.17%) DHCP
4 14 (6.17%) FTP
4 14 (6.17%) IPsec
5 2 (0.88%) Internet
6 1 (0.44%) Firewall
6 1 (0.44%) Network Security
6 1 (0.44%) OpenFlow
6 1 (0.44%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (19.38%) MongoDB
2 35 (15.42%) NoSQL
3 27 (11.89%) Relational Database
4 26 (11.45%) MySQL
5 21 (9.25%) PostgreSQL
6 10 (4.41%) Hadoop
7 8 (3.52%) Apache Hive
7 8 (3.52%) Big Data
7 8 (3.52%) HBase
8 6 (2.64%) BusinessObjects
8 6 (2.64%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (2.64%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 6 (2.64%) Pentaho
9 4 (1.76%) Oracle Database
10 3 (1.32%) Data Mining
11 2 (0.88%) RDBMS
12 1 (0.44%) Apache Cassandra
12 1 (0.44%) Base SAS
12 1 (0.44%) Couchbase
12 1 (0.44%) GIS
Development Applications
1 65 (28.63%) Jenkins
2 48 (21.15%) Git (software)
3 38 (16.74%) JIRA
4 33 (14.54%) Cucumber
5 29 (12.78%) Selenium
6 21 (9.25%) Subversion
7 19 (8.37%) JUnit
8 18 (7.93%) Travis CI
9 10 (4.41%) WebDriver
10 9 (3.96%) SoapUI
11 7 (3.08%) JMeter
12 6 (2.64%) Artifactory
12 6 (2.64%) ERwin
12 6 (2.64%) GitLab
12 6 (2.64%) Hudson
12 6 (2.64%) LoadRunner
12 6 (2.64%) Maven
13 5 (2.20%) Gatling
13 5 (2.20%) VisualVM
13 5 (2.20%) YourKit
General
1 23 (10.13%) Games
2 14 (6.17%) Finance
3 10 (4.41%) Retail
4 4 (1.76%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.32%) Banking
6 1 (0.44%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.44%) Electronics
6 1 (0.44%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 96 (42.29%) Developer
2 47 (20.70%) Python Developer
3 43 (18.94%) DevOps Engineer
4 31 (13.66%) Architect
5 30 (13.22%) Java Developer
6 26 (11.45%) Linux Engineer
7 23 (10.13%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 23 (10.13%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 21 (9.25%) Technical Architect
9 16 (7.05%) JavaScript Developer
10 15 (6.61%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 14 (6.17%) PHP Developer
12 11 (4.85%) Splunk Engineer
13 10 (4.41%) Integration Engineer
13 10 (4.41%) Java Engineer
13 10 (4.41%) Ruby Engineer
14 9 (3.96%) Ruby Developer
15 7 (3.08%) Senior Developer
16 6 (2.64%) Consultant
16 6 (2.64%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (22.03%) HTML
2 38 (16.74%) RESTful
3 37 (16.30%) Spring
4 36 (15.86%) HTML5
5 35 (15.42%) JSON
6 34 (14.98%) Django
7 27 (11.89%) Play Framework
8 26 (11.45%) CSS
9 25 (11.01%) RabbitMQ
10 22 (9.69%) REST
11 20 (8.81%) Ruby on Rails
12 19 (8.37%) CSS3
13 18 (7.93%) Ajax
14 16 (7.05%) Guice
14 16 (7.05%) Spring MVC
15 15 (6.61%) Node.js
16 14 (6.17%) LAMP
16 14 (6.17%) LAPP Stack
16 14 (6.17%) LEMP Stack
16 14 (6.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 31 (13.66%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (7.93%) User Experience
3 10 (4.41%) Data Integration
4 9 (3.96%) Social Media
4 9 (3.96%) Visualisation
5 8 (3.52%) Computer Science
6 6 (2.64%) Algorithms
7 5 (2.20%) Mobile App
8 4 (1.76%) Management Information System
8 4 (1.76%) Statistics
9 3 (1.32%) Mathematics
9 3 (1.32%) Tandem
10 2 (0.88%) Data Centre
10 2 (0.88%) Digital Media
10 2 (0.88%) Driving Licence
10 2 (0.88%) Neural Network
10 2 (0.88%) NHS
10 2 (0.88%) Physics
10 2 (0.88%) Reference Data
11 1 (0.44%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 108 (47.58%) Linux
2 16 (7.05%) Windows
3 13 (5.73%) Unix
4 12 (5.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (2.64%) CoreOS
6 2 (0.88%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.44%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (62.56%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (26.87%) Open Source
3 55 (24.23%) DevOps
4 45 (19.82%) Scrum
5 42 (18.50%) Continuous Integration
6 27 (11.89%) High Availability
7 26 (11.45%) Configuration Management
8 21 (9.25%) MVC
8 21 (9.25%) Web Development
9 19 (8.37%) TDD
10 18 (7.93%) ITIL
11 17 (7.49%) Mentoring
11 17 (7.49%) Responsive Web Design
11 17 (7.49%) Web Design
12 15 (6.61%) Continuous Delivery
12 15 (6.61%) Front End Development
12 15 (6.61%) Software Engineering
13 14 (6.17%) Automated Testing
13 14 (6.17%) PRINCE2
14 13 (5.73%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 107 (47.14%) Ruby
2 103 (45.37%) Java
3 85 (37.44%) JavaScript
4 47 (20.70%) PHP
5 42 (18.50%) Scala
6 36 (15.86%) Bash Shell
6 36 (15.86%) C#
6 36 (15.86%) C++
7 23 (10.13%) SQL
8 11 (4.85%) Perl
9 10 (4.41%) Go
9 10 (4.41%) Shell Script
10 6 (2.64%) C
10 6 (2.64%) Erlang
10 6 (2.64%) VBScript
11 5 (2.20%) CoffeeScript
11 5 (2.20%) PowerShell
11 5 (2.20%) VBA
12 3 (1.32%) R
13 2 (0.88%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 16 (7.05%) Degree
2 15 (6.61%) Security Cleared
3 6 (2.64%) SC Cleared
4 5 (2.20%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (1.32%) CCNA
5 3 (1.32%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (1.32%) ISEB
5 3 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.88%) BC Cleared
6 2 (0.88%) PhD
7 1 (0.44%) HP ASE
7 1 (0.44%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.44%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.52%) QA
2 5 (2.20%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (0.88%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.44%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (11.89%) Docker
2 6 (2.64%) Ceph
2 6 (2.64%) etcd
2 6 (2.64%) flannel
2 6 (2.64%) GlusterFS
2 6 (2.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.76%) vSphere
4 2 (0.88%) Apache Flume
4 2 (0.88%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 70 (30.84%) Puppet
2 51 (22.47%) Opscode Chef
3 17 (7.49%) Ansible
4 9 (3.96%) Graphite
5 7 (3.08%) logstash
6 6 (2.64%) HAProxy
6 6 (2.64%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 6 (2.64%) Kubernetes
6 6 (2.64%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 6 (2.64%) rkt
7 5 (2.20%) Mesos
8 4 (1.76%) Grafana
8 4 (1.76%) Marathon
8 4 (1.76%) Nagios
9 1 (0.44%) Control-M
9 1 (0.44%) HP SiteScope
9 1 (0.44%) Kibana
9 1 (0.44%) SCCM
Vendors
1 20 (8.81%) Google
2 18 (7.93%) Microsoft
3 15 (6.61%) Splunk
4 12 (5.29%) Oracle
5 11 (4.85%) Red Hat
5 11 (4.85%) VMware
6 6 (2.64%) AppDynamics
6 6 (2.64%) CA
6 6 (2.64%) Informatica
6 6 (2.64%) Tableau
7 5 (2.20%) Dynatrace
7 5 (2.20%) IBM
7 5 (2.20%) New Relic
8 4 (1.76%) Rackspace
8 4 (1.76%) SaltStack
9 2 (0.88%) Cloudera
9 2 (0.88%) Zend
10 1 (0.44%) HP
10 1 (0.44%) hybris
10 1 (0.44%) Sitecore
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