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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 63 70 52
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -18
Contract jobs citing Python 89 74 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.09% 2.51% 2.93%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.74% 6.47% 8.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 49 48
Median daily rate £475 £390 £265
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.79% +47.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £300 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £629 £550 £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 3
Median hourly rate - - £16.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £39.25 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-4.45% +30.83%
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
1321 1144 847
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 45.92% 38.81% 36.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 886 779 503
Median daily rate £400 £330 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 16 24
Median hourly rate £19.38 £40.00 £21.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-51.56% +88.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.09 £30.50 £12.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 -2 72 £438 +16.66% 26
South Yorkshire +3 13 £500 -4.76% 4
Python
England

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 140 (64.52%) Agile Software Development
2 113 (52.07%) Linux
3 103 (47.47%) Java
4 96 (44.24%) Ruby
5 93 (42.86%) JavaScript
6 70 (32.26%) Puppet
7 61 (28.11%) DevOps
8 56 (25.81%) Jenkins
9 51 (23.50%) Opscode Chef
10 46 (21.20%) Git (software)
10 46 (21.20%) Open Source
11 44 (20.28%) PHP
12 41 (18.89%) MongoDB
13 40 (18.43%) Bash Shell
14 36 (16.59%) C++
14 36 (16.59%) Continuous Integration
15 35 (16.13%) Scrum
16 31 (14.29%) NoSQL
17 30 (13.82%) Analytical Skills
17 30 (13.82%) HTML
18 29 (13.36%) Amazon AWS
18 29 (13.36%) JIRA
19 27 (12.44%) SQL
19 27 (12.44%) Docker
19 27 (12.44%) High Availability
20 26 (11.98%) RabbitMQ
20 26 (11.98%) RESTful
20 26 (11.98%) Scala
21 25 (11.52%) JSON
22 24 (11.06%) MySQL

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 21 (9.68%) nginx
2 20 (9.22%) Tomcat
3 19 (8.76%) Confluence
4 16 (7.37%) Jetty
5 13 (5.99%) IIS
5 13 (5.99%) WebSphere
6 9 (4.15%) OpenStack
7 7 (3.23%) CMS
7 7 (3.23%) SAS
8 4 (1.84%) Apache
8 4 (1.84%) JBoss
9 2 (0.92%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.46%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.46%) CloudStack
10 1 (0.46%) Drupal
10 1 (0.46%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.46%) Joomla!
10 1 (0.46%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.46%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.46%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 2 (0.92%) Exchequer
2 1 (0.46%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 29 (13.36%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (9.22%) Cloud Computing
3 16 (7.37%) PaaS
4 14 (6.45%) IaaS
4 14 (6.45%) SaaS
5 8 (3.69%) GitHub
6 6 (2.76%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (0.92%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.92%) Google App Engine
7 2 (0.92%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.46%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.46%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 22 (10.14%) HTTP
2 16 (7.37%) DNS
3 14 (6.45%) TCP/IP
4 13 (5.99%) DHCP
4 13 (5.99%) FTP
4 13 (5.99%) IPsec
5 7 (3.23%) Internet
6 1 (0.46%) Firewall
6 1 (0.46%) Network Security
6 1 (0.46%) OpenFlow
6 1 (0.46%) OpenVPN
6 1 (0.46%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (18.89%) MongoDB
2 31 (14.29%) NoSQL
3 24 (11.06%) MySQL
4 19 (8.76%) PostgreSQL
5 17 (7.83%) Relational Database
6 13 (5.99%) Big Data
6 13 (5.99%) Hadoop
7 11 (5.07%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (2.76%) Apache Cassandra
8 6 (2.76%) Apache Hive
8 6 (2.76%) BusinessObjects
8 6 (2.76%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 6 (2.76%) HBase
8 6 (2.76%) Pentaho
9 4 (1.84%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.92%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.46%) Data Mining
11 1 (0.46%) Informix
11 1 (0.46%) Redis
11 1 (0.46%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 56 (25.81%) Jenkins
2 46 (21.20%) Git (software)
3 29 (13.36%) JIRA
4 23 (10.60%) Cucumber
4 23 (10.60%) Selenium
5 20 (9.22%) Subversion
6 16 (7.37%) Travis CI
7 15 (6.91%) Maven
8 13 (5.99%) JUnit
9 9 (4.15%) WebDriver
10 8 (3.69%) Ant
11 7 (3.23%) Artifactory
11 7 (3.23%) GitLab
11 7 (3.23%) SoapUI
12 6 (2.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 6 (2.76%) ClearCase
12 6 (2.76%) ERwin
12 6 (2.76%) Hudson
12 6 (2.76%) Mockito
12 6 (2.76%) TeamCity
General
1 24 (11.06%) Games
2 16 (7.37%) Finance
3 11 (5.07%) Retail
4 4 (1.84%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.38%) Banking
6 1 (0.46%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.46%) Electronics
6 1 (0.46%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 95 (43.78%) Developer
2 50 (23.04%) Python Developer
3 43 (19.82%) DevOps Engineer
4 32 (14.75%) Architect
5 30 (13.82%) Java Developer
6 22 (10.14%) Linux Engineer
6 22 (10.14%) Technical Architect
7 20 (9.22%) PHP Developer
8 18 (8.29%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 18 (8.29%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 16 (7.37%) JavaScript Developer
10 12 (5.53%) Splunk Engineer
11 11 (5.07%) Integration Engineer
11 11 (5.07%) Java Engineer
11 11 (5.07%) Ruby Engineer
12 10 (4.61%) Ruby Developer
12 10 (4.61%) Senior Developer
13 9 (4.15%) Lead DevOps
14 8 (3.69%) Data Architect
14 8 (3.69%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (13.82%) HTML
2 26 (11.98%) RabbitMQ
2 26 (11.98%) RESTful
3 25 (11.52%) JSON
4 22 (10.14%) Spring
5 20 (9.22%) AngularJS
5 20 (9.22%) HTML5
6 17 (7.83%) CSS
7 16 (7.37%) .NET
7 16 (7.37%) Node.js
8 15 (6.91%) Django
8 15 (6.91%) Web Services
9 14 (6.45%) jQuery
9 14 (6.45%) REST
10 13 (5.99%) LAMP
10 13 (5.99%) LAPP Stack
10 13 (5.99%) LEMP Stack
10 13 (5.99%) Play Framework
10 13 (5.99%) Servlets
10 13 (5.99%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 30 (13.82%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (6.45%) User Experience
3 13 (5.99%) Visualisation
4 10 (4.61%) Data Integration
5 7 (3.23%) Computer Science
5 7 (3.23%) Social Media
6 5 (2.30%) Mobile App
7 4 (1.84%) Algorithms
7 4 (1.84%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.92%) Data Centre
8 2 (0.92%) Digital Media
8 2 (0.92%) Reference Data
9 1 (0.46%) IBM XIV
9 1 (0.46%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.46%) Physics
9 1 (0.46%) Statistics
9 1 (0.46%) Streaming Video
9 1 (0.46%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 113 (52.07%) Linux
2 20 (9.22%) Unix
2 20 (9.22%) Windows
3 10 (4.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (3.23%) CoreOS
5 2 (0.92%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.46%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.46%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (64.52%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (28.11%) DevOps
3 46 (21.20%) Open Source
4 36 (16.59%) Continuous Integration
5 35 (16.13%) Scrum
6 27 (12.44%) High Availability
7 20 (9.22%) Configuration Management
8 19 (8.76%) TDD
9 18 (8.29%) ITIL
10 15 (6.91%) SOA
11 14 (6.45%) PRINCE2
11 14 (6.45%) Web Development
12 13 (5.99%) Continuous Delivery
12 13 (5.99%) Data Management
13 12 (5.53%) MVC
13 12 (5.53%) Problem Management
14 11 (5.07%) API Integration
14 11 (5.07%) Information Security
14 11 (5.07%) Mentoring
14 11 (5.07%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 103 (47.47%) Java
2 96 (44.24%) Ruby
3 93 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 44 (20.28%) PHP
5 40 (18.43%) Bash Shell
6 36 (16.59%) C++
7 27 (12.44%) SQL
8 26 (11.98%) Scala
9 23 (10.60%) C#
10 19 (8.76%) Perl
11 13 (5.99%) Shell Script
12 12 (5.53%) Go
13 7 (3.23%) PHP 5
14 6 (2.76%) Erlang
14 6 (2.76%) R
15 5 (2.30%) CoffeeScript
15 5 (2.30%) PowerShell
16 4 (1.84%) VBA
16 4 (1.84%) VBScript
17 3 (1.38%) C
Qualifications
1 18 (8.29%) Security Cleared
2 13 (5.99%) Degree
3 7 (3.23%) BPSS Clearance
3 7 (3.23%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.38%) CCNA
4 3 (1.38%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (1.38%) ISEB
4 3 (1.38%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.92%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.46%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.23%) QA
2 5 (2.30%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (0.92%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.46%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (12.44%) Docker
2 9 (4.15%) vSphere
3 7 (3.23%) Ceph
3 7 (3.23%) etcd
3 7 (3.23%) flannel
3 7 (3.23%) GlusterFS
4 6 (2.76%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (2.30%) Virtual Desktop
6 2 (0.92%) Apache Flume
6 2 (0.92%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.46%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 70 (32.26%) Puppet
2 51 (23.50%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (6.91%) Ansible
4 12 (5.53%) logstash
5 11 (5.07%) Graphite
6 8 (3.69%) Kubernetes
7 7 (3.23%) HAProxy
7 7 (3.23%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 7 (3.23%) Network Intrusion Detection System
7 7 (3.23%) rkt
8 6 (2.76%) Grafana
8 6 (2.76%) Mesos
9 5 (2.30%) Nagios
9 5 (2.30%) StatsD
10 4 (1.84%) Marathon
11 2 (0.92%) Control-M
11 2 (0.92%) Kibana
11 2 (0.92%) Salt
12 1 (0.46%) Cacti
12 1 (0.46%) SCCM
Vendors
1 20 (9.22%) Splunk
2 19 (8.76%) Oracle
3 17 (7.83%) Microsoft
4 12 (5.53%) Red Hat
4 12 (5.53%) VMware
5 11 (5.07%) Tableau
6 10 (4.61%) CA
7 9 (4.15%) Google
8 7 (3.23%) Zend
9 6 (2.76%) AppDynamics
9 6 (2.76%) Citrix
9 6 (2.76%) IBM
9 6 (2.76%) Informatica
10 5 (2.30%) Apigee
10 5 (2.30%) Dynatrace
10 5 (2.30%) Mashery
10 5 (2.30%) New Relic
10 5 (2.30%) Teradata
11 4 (1.84%) Atlassian
11 4 (1.84%) TIBCO
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