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 22 January 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Python
England / Yorkshire
Rank 25 47 50
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +3
Contract jobs citing Python 126 105 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 5.83% 3.69% 3.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.11% 9.84% 10.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 82 57
Median daily rate £428 £518 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.39% +42.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £376 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £650 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 £403 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.96% +7.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Median hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +12.50%

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
893 1067 837
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 41.34% 37.45% 34.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 620 685 571
Median daily rate £395 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £464
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 19 11
Median hourly rate £13.00 £21.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.09% -40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.38 £15.26 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.50 £45.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +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 22 January 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 22 January 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 +19 95 £420 -16.41% 35
South Yorkshire +15 31 £450 -30.76% 5
North Yorkshire +11 1 £500 - 3
Python
England

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 January 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.

1 144 (58.54%) Linux
2 127 (51.63%) Agile Software Development
3 123 (50.00%) Ruby
4 120 (48.78%) Java
5 106 (43.09%) HTML
6 98 (39.84%) Puppet
7 77 (31.30%) Jenkins
8 76 (30.89%) DevOps
9 74 (30.08%) Opscode Chef
10 67 (27.24%) CSS
11 65 (26.42%) JIRA
12 64 (26.02%) Scala
13 62 (25.20%) RESTful
14 59 (23.98%) Django
15 56 (22.76%) JavaScript
15 56 (22.76%) Git (software)
15 56 (22.76%) HTML5
16 55 (22.36%) Open Source
16 55 (22.36%) Continuous Integration
17 54 (21.95%) Spring
18 51 (20.73%) Confluence
19 50 (20.33%) JSON
20 49 (19.92%) Scrum
21 47 (19.11%) MongoDB
22 45 (18.29%) Bash Shell
22 45 (18.29%) HTTP
23 43 (17.48%) Play Framework
23 43 (17.48%) Relational Database
24 41 (16.67%) NoSQL
24 41 (16.67%) TDD

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 51 (20.73%) Confluence
2 20 (8.13%) Apache Spark
3 14 (5.69%) nginx
4 13 (5.28%) Apache
4 13 (5.28%) OpenStack
5 8 (3.25%) CloudStack
5 8 (3.25%) SAS
6 6 (2.44%) Apache Pig
6 6 (2.44%) Tomcat
7 4 (1.63%) WebSphere
8 3 (1.22%) IIS
8 3 (1.22%) Jetty
8 3 (1.22%) Mongrel
9 1 (0.41%) Cloud Foundry
9 1 (0.41%) GeoServer
9 1 (0.41%) JBoss
9 1 (0.41%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.41%) Tornado
9 1 (0.41%) uWSGI
9 1 (0.41%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (0.41%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.41%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 25 (10.16%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (4.07%) IaaS
3 8 (3.25%) Google Cloud Platform
4 6 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (2.44%) Sumo Logic
5 3 (1.22%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (1.22%) GitHub
6 2 (0.81%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.81%) Google App Engine
7 1 (0.41%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 1 (0.41%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (0.41%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.41%) CloudFront
7 1 (0.41%) DigitalOcean
7 1 (0.41%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.41%) Heroku
7 1 (0.41%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 45 (18.29%) HTTP
2 32 (13.01%) TCP/IP
3 24 (9.76%) DNS
4 17 (6.91%) LDAP
4 17 (6.91%) SMTP
4 17 (6.91%) SNMP
5 8 (3.25%) SSL
6 7 (2.85%) Firewall
7 6 (2.44%) Internet
8 4 (1.63%) IPsec
8 4 (1.63%) Kerberos
9 2 (0.81%) BGP
9 2 (0.81%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (0.81%) DHCP
9 2 (0.81%) EIGRP
9 2 (0.81%) FTP
9 2 (0.81%) MPLS
9 2 (0.81%) OSPF
9 2 (0.81%) VPN
9 2 (0.81%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (19.11%) MongoDB
2 43 (17.48%) Relational Database
3 41 (16.67%) NoSQL
4 25 (10.16%) MySQL
5 23 (9.35%) Hadoop
6 22 (8.94%) HBase
6 22 (8.94%) PostgreSQL
7 18 (7.32%) Apache Hive
7 18 (7.32%) Big Data
8 16 (6.50%) Redis
9 10 (4.07%) Riak
10 7 (2.85%) Apache Cassandra
11 5 (2.03%) DataStage
11 5 (2.03%) SQL Server
12 4 (1.63%) Data Lake
13 3 (1.22%) SQL Server 2014
13 3 (1.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 2 (0.81%) Pentaho
14 2 (0.81%) SQL Server 2008
14 2 (0.81%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 77 (31.30%) Jenkins
2 65 (26.42%) JIRA
3 56 (22.76%) Git (software)
4 40 (16.26%) Selenium
5 35 (14.23%) Cucumber
6 24 (9.76%) Subversion
7 21 (8.54%) JUnit
8 9 (3.66%) Maven
8 9 (3.66%) WebDriver
9 7 (2.85%) Hudson
9 7 (2.85%) Vagrant
10 6 (2.44%) Grunt
10 6 (2.44%) PHPUnit
11 5 (2.03%) JMeter
11 5 (2.03%) Travis CI
12 3 (1.22%) Android Studio
12 3 (1.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 3 (1.22%) GoCD
12 3 (1.22%) Mockito
12 3 (1.22%) SoapUI
General
1 15 (6.10%) Finance
2 5 (2.03%) Banking
2 5 (2.03%) Billing
3 2 (0.81%) Electronics
3 2 (0.81%) Investment Banking
4 1 (0.41%) Legal
4 1 (0.41%) Marketing
4 1 (0.41%) Retail
Job Titles
1 95 (38.62%) Developer
2 42 (17.07%) DevOps Engineer
3 24 (9.76%) Java Developer
4 23 (9.35%) Architect
5 21 (8.54%) Python Developer
6 18 (7.32%) Technical Architect
7 17 (6.91%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 15 (6.10%) Scala Developer
9 13 (5.28%) Technical Leader
10 11 (4.47%) Analyst
11 10 (4.07%) Administrator
11 10 (4.07%) Java Architect
11 10 (4.07%) Java Technical Architect
11 10 (4.07%) Linux Engineer
12 8 (3.25%) Data Analyst
12 8 (3.25%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 8 (3.25%) Linux/Unix DevOps
13 7 (2.85%) Big Data Analyst
13 7 (2.85%) PHP Developer
13 7 (2.85%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 106 (43.09%) HTML
2 67 (27.24%) CSS
3 62 (25.20%) RESTful
4 59 (23.98%) Django
5 56 (22.76%) HTML5
6 54 (21.95%) Spring
7 50 (20.33%) JSON
8 43 (17.48%) Play Framework
9 32 (13.01%) REST
10 31 (12.60%) CSS3
11 29 (11.79%) XML
12 27 (10.98%) Ruby on Rails
13 26 (10.57%) Ajax
14 24 (9.76%) Guice
14 24 (9.76%) Spring MVC
15 23 (9.35%) Web Services
16 19 (7.72%) AngularJS
17 14 (5.69%) Node.js
18 13 (5.28%) jQuery
19 10 (4.07%) React
Miscellaneous
1 14 (5.69%) Social Media
2 13 (5.28%) User Experience
3 10 (4.07%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (4.07%) Tandem
4 9 (3.66%) Driving Licence
5 7 (2.85%) Computer Science
6 5 (2.03%) NHS
6 5 (2.03%) Replication
6 5 (2.03%) Visualisation
7 4 (1.63%) Algorithms
7 4 (1.63%) Statistics
8 3 (1.22%) Mathematics
8 3 (1.22%) Public Cloud
9 2 (0.81%) Blog
9 2 (0.81%) Data Centre
9 2 (0.81%) Neural Network
9 2 (0.81%) VCE vBlock
10 1 (0.41%) Private Cloud
10 1 (0.41%) Reference Data
10 1 (0.41%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 144 (58.54%) Linux
2 33 (13.41%) Unix
3 25 (10.16%) Windows
4 20 (8.13%) Ubuntu
5 18 (7.32%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (3.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (2.85%) Mac OS X
8 6 (2.44%) CentOS
9 5 (2.03%) Android
9 5 (2.03%) CoreOS
10 4 (1.63%) Embedded Linux
11 2 (0.81%) Windows CE
11 2 (0.81%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (51.63%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (30.89%) DevOps
3 55 (22.36%) Continuous Integration
3 55 (22.36%) Open Source
4 49 (19.92%) Scrum
5 41 (16.67%) TDD
6 36 (14.63%) Configuration Management
7 31 (12.60%) MVC
7 31 (12.60%) Software Engineering
8 30 (12.20%) Mentoring
8 30 (12.20%) Web Development
9 24 (9.76%) BDD
10 23 (9.35%) Kanban
11 21 (8.54%) Automated Testing
12 19 (7.72%) Front End Development
13 18 (7.32%) Responsive Web Design
13 18 (7.32%) Web Design
14 17 (6.91%) Microservices
15 14 (5.69%) Continuous Improvement
15 14 (5.69%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 123 (50.00%) Ruby
2 120 (48.78%) Java
3 64 (26.02%) Scala
4 56 (22.76%) JavaScript
5 45 (18.29%) Bash Shell
6 39 (15.85%) C#
7 34 (13.82%) SQL
8 32 (13.01%) PHP
9 16 (6.50%) Perl
10 12 (4.88%) Shell Script
11 7 (2.85%) C++
11 7 (2.85%) Go
12 6 (2.44%) C
13 4 (1.63%) R
14 3 (1.22%) PowerShell
14 3 (1.22%) T-SQL
15 2 (0.81%) MATLAB
15 2 (0.81%) VBScript
16 1 (0.41%) Groovy
16 1 (0.41%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 11 (4.47%) Degree
2 7 (2.85%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.81%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (0.81%) CCNA
3 2 (0.81%) CCNP
3 2 (0.81%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (0.81%) JNCIA
4 1 (0.41%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (0.41%) HP ASE
4 1 (0.41%) ISEB
4 1 (0.41%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.41%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 1 (0.41%) PhD
4 1 (0.41%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.81%) QA
2 1 (0.41%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.41%) SDET
System Software
1 26 (10.57%) Docker
2 16 (6.50%) HDFS
3 13 (5.28%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (3.25%) vSphere
5 7 (2.85%) Xen
5 7 (2.85%) XenServer
6 5 (2.03%) Active Directory
6 5 (2.03%) VirtualBox
7 2 (0.81%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.41%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.41%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 98 (39.84%) Puppet
2 74 (30.08%) Opscode Chef
3 40 (16.26%) Ansible
4 19 (7.72%) Salt
5 14 (5.69%) Nagios
6 9 (3.66%) Kubernetes
7 8 (3.25%) Hadoop YARN
8 6 (2.44%) ZABBIX
9 5 (2.03%) Cobbler
10 3 (1.22%) Terraform
11 2 (0.81%) Packer
11 2 (0.81%) vRealize
12 1 (0.41%) Marathon
12 1 (0.41%) Mesos
12 1 (0.41%) OpenView
Vendors
1 34 (13.82%) Google
2 28 (11.38%) Splunk
3 21 (8.54%) VMware
4 16 (6.50%) Red Hat
5 13 (5.28%) Oracle
5 13 (5.28%) SaltStack
6 8 (3.25%) Microsoft
6 8 (3.25%) Rackspace
7 7 (2.85%) Ab Initio
7 7 (2.85%) New Relic
7 7 (2.85%) Zend
8 6 (2.44%) Hortonworks
9 5 (2.03%) Informatica
10 3 (1.22%) Cisco
11 2 (0.81%) Atlassian
11 2 (0.81%) Extreme Networks
11 2 (0.81%) F5
11 2 (0.81%) HP
11 2 (0.81%) Juniper
12 1 (0.41%) EMC
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