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 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 50 78 91
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +13
Contract jobs citing Python 104 80 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.66% 2.51% 1.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.31% 6.13% 4.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 57 25
Median daily rate £430 £450 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.44% +38.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £650 £365
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £425 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +21.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year
- +10.34%
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
1252 1305 795
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 44.04% 40.95% 32.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 839 886 479
Median daily rate £400 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £288 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 16 17
Median hourly rate £20.36 £21.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.31% -14.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.05 £12.05 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +11.42%

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 September 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 September 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 +27 79 £430 -4.44% 28
South Yorkshire +15 22 £500 +11.11% 5
North Yorkshire -2 1 - - 4
Python
England

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 September 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.

1 126 (60.29%) Agile Software Development
2 118 (56.46%) Ruby
3 107 (51.20%) Java
4 103 (49.28%) Linux
5 80 (38.28%) Puppet
6 72 (34.45%) Jenkins
7 66 (31.58%) Opscode Chef
8 61 (29.19%) DevOps
9 60 (28.71%) HTML
10 55 (26.32%) JavaScript
11 53 (25.36%) Scala
12 52 (24.88%) Open Source
13 51 (24.40%) Continuous Integration
13 51 (24.40%) Scrum
14 50 (23.92%) RESTful
15 48 (22.97%) JIRA
16 46 (22.01%) Spring
17 44 (21.05%) HTML5
18 43 (20.57%) Django
18 43 (20.57%) JSON
19 41 (19.62%) Git (software)
20 38 (18.18%) Bash Shell
20 38 (18.18%) Confluence
20 38 (18.18%) C#
20 38 (18.18%) PHP
21 36 (17.22%) MongoDB
21 36 (17.22%) Cucumber
21 36 (17.22%) Play Framework
22 34 (16.27%) NoSQL
23 33 (15.79%) Selenium

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 38 (18.18%) Confluence
2 27 (12.92%) nginx
3 18 (8.61%) Tomcat
4 17 (8.13%) Jetty
5 14 (6.70%) IIS
5 14 (6.70%) Mongrel
5 14 (6.70%) WebSphere
6 11 (5.26%) Apache
7 8 (3.83%) OpenStack
8 5 (2.39%) CloudStack
9 4 (1.91%) Apache Spark
10 2 (0.96%) SAS
11 1 (0.48%) Apache Solr
11 1 (0.48%) Cloud Foundry
11 1 (0.48%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.48%) GeoServer
11 1 (0.48%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (0.48%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.96%) Exchequer
Cloud Services
1 17 (8.13%) PaaS
2 14 (6.70%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (6.70%) Cloud Computing
2 14 (6.70%) SaaS
3 10 (4.78%) IaaS
4 6 (2.87%) GitHub
4 6 (2.87%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (1.91%) Google App Engine
5 4 (1.91%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (1.44%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (0.96%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.48%) DigitalOcean
8 1 (0.48%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.48%) Google Apps
8 1 (0.48%) Heroku
8 1 (0.48%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 31 (14.83%) HTTP
2 15 (7.18%) TCP/IP
3 13 (6.22%) DHCP
3 13 (6.22%) DNS
3 13 (6.22%) FTP
3 13 (6.22%) IPsec
4 2 (0.96%) Firewall
4 2 (0.96%) Internet
4 2 (0.96%) OpenFlow
5 1 (0.48%) Network Security
5 1 (0.48%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (17.22%) MongoDB
2 34 (16.27%) NoSQL
3 32 (15.31%) Relational Database
4 24 (11.48%) MySQL
5 14 (6.70%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (2.87%) Big Data
7 5 (2.39%) Oracle Database
8 4 (1.91%) Hadoop
9 3 (1.44%) Data Mining
10 2 (0.96%) Apache Hive
10 2 (0.96%) HBase
10 2 (0.96%) Redis
11 1 (0.48%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.48%) Base SAS
11 1 (0.48%) Couchbase
11 1 (0.48%) GIS
11 1 (0.48%) Mahout
11 1 (0.48%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.48%) Riak
Development Applications
1 72 (34.45%) Jenkins
2 48 (22.97%) JIRA
3 41 (19.62%) Git (software)
4 36 (17.22%) Cucumber
5 33 (15.79%) Selenium
6 21 (10.05%) JUnit
7 20 (9.57%) Subversion
8 18 (8.61%) Travis CI
9 9 (4.31%) SoapUI
10 7 (3.35%) WebDriver
11 6 (2.87%) Hudson
11 6 (2.87%) JMeter
11 6 (2.87%) LoadRunner
12 5 (2.39%) Artifactory
12 5 (2.39%) GitLab
12 5 (2.39%) Maven
12 5 (2.39%) SilkPerformer
12 5 (2.39%) Visual Studio
12 5 (2.39%) VisualVM
12 5 (2.39%) YourKit
General
1 15 (7.18%) Games
2 8 (3.83%) Finance
3 6 (2.87%) Retail
4 1 (0.48%) Electronics
4 1 (0.48%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.48%) Marketing
4 1 (0.48%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 82 (39.23%) Developer
2 48 (22.97%) DevOps Engineer
3 27 (12.92%) Architect
4 26 (12.44%) Java Developer
4 26 (12.44%) Python Developer
5 23 (11.00%) Linux Engineer
6 22 (10.53%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 22 (10.53%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 21 (10.05%) Technical Architect
8 17 (8.13%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 10 (4.78%) Java Architect
9 10 (4.78%) Java Technical Architect
9 10 (4.78%) JavaScript Developer
9 10 (4.78%) PHP Developer
10 8 (3.83%) Technical Leader
11 7 (3.35%) Consultant
11 7 (3.35%) Splunk Engineer
12 6 (2.87%) Integration Engineer
12 6 (2.87%) Ruby Engineer
12 6 (2.87%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (28.71%) HTML
2 50 (23.92%) RESTful
3 46 (22.01%) Spring
4 44 (21.05%) HTML5
5 43 (20.57%) Django
5 43 (20.57%) JSON
6 36 (17.22%) Play Framework
7 27 (12.92%) CSS
8 25 (11.96%) REST
9 22 (10.53%) Ajax
9 22 (10.53%) Ruby on Rails
10 21 (10.05%) CSS3
11 19 (9.09%) Guice
11 19 (9.09%) Spring MVC
12 15 (7.18%) RabbitMQ
13 14 (6.70%) LEMP Stack
14 13 (6.22%) LAMP
14 13 (6.22%) LAPP Stack
14 13 (6.22%) Node.js
14 13 (6.22%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 19 (9.09%) User Experience
2 17 (8.13%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (6.70%) Social Media
4 6 (2.87%) Tandem
5 4 (1.91%) Statistics
6 3 (1.44%) Driving Licence
6 3 (1.44%) Mathematics
6 3 (1.44%) Public Cloud
7 2 (0.96%) Algorithms
7 2 (0.96%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.96%) Data Centre
7 2 (0.96%) Data Integration
7 2 (0.96%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.96%) Mobile App
7 2 (0.96%) Neural Network
7 2 (0.96%) NHS
7 2 (0.96%) Physics
7 2 (0.96%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.48%) iPhone
8 1 (0.48%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 103 (49.28%) Linux
2 16 (7.66%) Windows
3 14 (6.70%) Unix
4 10 (4.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (2.39%) CoreOS
6 1 (0.48%) Android
6 1 (0.48%) CentOS
6 1 (0.48%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.48%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (60.29%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (29.19%) DevOps
3 52 (24.88%) Open Source
4 51 (24.40%) Continuous Integration
4 51 (24.40%) Scrum
5 28 (13.40%) Configuration Management
6 26 (12.44%) TDD
7 23 (11.00%) MVC
8 22 (10.53%) Mentoring
8 22 (10.53%) Web Development
9 20 (9.57%) High Availability
9 20 (9.57%) Microservices
10 19 (9.09%) ITIL
11 18 (8.61%) Automated Testing
11 18 (8.61%) Responsive Web Design
11 18 (8.61%) Software Engineering
11 18 (8.61%) Web Design
12 17 (8.13%) Front End Development
12 17 (8.13%) Kanban
13 15 (7.18%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 118 (56.46%) Ruby
2 107 (51.20%) Java
3 55 (26.32%) JavaScript
4 53 (25.36%) Scala
5 38 (18.18%) Bash Shell
5 38 (18.18%) C#
5 38 (18.18%) PHP
6 19 (9.09%) SQL
7 18 (8.61%) C++
8 11 (5.26%) Perl
9 10 (4.78%) Go
10 9 (4.31%) Shell Script
11 7 (3.35%) PowerShell
12 6 (2.87%) VBScript
13 5 (2.39%) CoffeeScript
13 5 (2.39%) Erlang
13 5 (2.39%) VBA
14 3 (1.44%) C
14 3 (1.44%) R
15 2 (0.96%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 13 (6.22%) Security Cleared
2 10 (4.78%) Degree
3 5 (2.39%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.44%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (1.44%) CCNA
4 3 (1.44%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (0.96%) PhD
6 1 (0.48%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.48%) HP ASE
6 1 (0.48%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.48%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.35%) QA
2 3 (1.44%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.48%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (10.53%) Docker
2 9 (4.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (3.83%) vSphere
4 5 (2.39%) Ceph
4 5 (2.39%) etcd
4 5 (2.39%) flannel
4 5 (2.39%) GlusterFS
5 4 (1.91%) Xen
6 3 (1.44%) XenServer
7 2 (0.96%) Apache Flume
7 2 (0.96%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.48%) Active Directory
8 1 (0.48%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 80 (38.28%) Puppet
2 66 (31.58%) Opscode Chef
3 20 (9.57%) Ansible
4 8 (3.83%) Graphite
5 6 (2.87%) logstash
6 5 (2.39%) HAProxy
6 5 (2.39%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 5 (2.39%) Kubernetes
6 5 (2.39%) Nagios
6 5 (2.39%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 5 (2.39%) rkt
7 4 (1.91%) Grafana
8 3 (1.44%) Cobbler
8 3 (1.44%) Marathon
8 3 (1.44%) Mesos
9 1 (0.48%) HP SiteScope
9 1 (0.48%) Kibana
9 1 (0.48%) Packer
9 1 (0.48%) Terraform
9 1 (0.48%) vRealize
Vendors
1 25 (11.96%) Google
2 15 (7.18%) Microsoft
3 12 (5.74%) Splunk
3 12 (5.74%) VMware
4 9 (4.31%) Oracle
5 8 (3.83%) Red Hat
6 6 (2.87%) AppDynamics
7 5 (2.39%) Dynatrace
7 5 (2.39%) IBM
7 5 (2.39%) New Relic
8 4 (1.91%) Rackspace
8 4 (1.91%) SaltStack
9 2 (0.96%) Cloudera
10 1 (0.48%) HP
10 1 (0.48%) hybris
10 1 (0.48%) Infoblox
10 1 (0.48%) Siebel
10 1 (0.48%) Zend
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