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 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 39 49 91
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +42
Contract jobs citing Python 130 107 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 4.50% 3.66% 1.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.17% 8.62% 3.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 70 27
Median daily rate £450 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £660 £450 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Median hourly rate £9.00 £40.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-77.50% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -
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
1278 1241 1089
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 44.24% 42.47% 42.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 907 802 736
Median daily rate £400 £325 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +3.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £253 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 17 26
Median hourly rate £16.50 £38.00 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.57% +31.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £26.00 £15.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.30 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

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 3 May 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 3 May 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 85 £425 +30.76% 31
South Yorkshire +24 37 £500 +23.07% 5
North Yorkshire +10 5 £350 +16.66% 2
Python
England

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 May 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.

1 152 (66.96%) Agile Software Development
2 122 (53.74%) Linux
3 112 (49.34%) Java
4 107 (47.14%) JavaScript
5 105 (46.26%) Ruby
6 70 (30.84%) Puppet
7 66 (29.07%) DevOps
8 54 (23.79%) Jenkins
9 52 (22.91%) C++
10 51 (22.47%) Opscode Chef
11 50 (22.03%) Perl
12 49 (21.59%) Bash Shell
13 44 (19.38%) PHP
13 44 (19.38%) Git (software)
14 43 (18.94%) Open Source
15 42 (18.50%) Amazon AWS
16 41 (18.06%) Unix
17 38 (16.74%) .NET
17 38 (16.74%) MongoDB
18 37 (16.30%) C#
19 36 (15.86%) JIRA
20 35 (15.42%) SQL
21 33 (14.54%) Analytical Skills
22 31 (13.66%) Shell Script
23 30 (13.22%) Oracle
23 30 (13.22%) Continuous Integration
24 29 (12.78%) Scrum
24 29 (12.78%) NoSQL
25 28 (12.33%) Configuration Management
25 28 (12.33%) 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 26 (11.45%) Confluence
2 20 (8.81%) OpenStack
3 19 (8.37%) Node.js
4 17 (7.49%) nginx
5 11 (4.85%) Tomcat
6 9 (3.96%) SAS
6 9 (3.96%) Skype for Business
7 7 (3.08%) CMS
8 6 (2.64%) IIS
8 6 (2.64%) Jetty
8 6 (2.64%) WebSphere
9 5 (2.20%) Apache
9 5 (2.20%) JBoss
10 4 (1.76%) Apache Spark
10 4 (1.76%) CloudStack
11 1 (0.44%) Apache Solr
11 1 (0.44%) Drupal
11 1 (0.44%) Joomla!
11 1 (0.44%) Umbraco
11 1 (0.44%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (0.44%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.44%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 42 (18.50%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (5.73%) Cloud Computing
3 12 (5.29%) GitHub
4 10 (4.41%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (3.52%) Office 365
6 6 (2.64%) IaaS
7 5 (2.20%) PaaS
8 3 (1.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (5.73%) HTTP
2 11 (4.85%) Internet
3 10 (4.41%) DNS
3 10 (4.41%) TCP/IP
4 8 (3.52%) Skype
4 8 (3.52%) SNMP
5 6 (2.64%) DHCP
5 6 (2.64%) FTP
5 6 (2.64%) IPsec
6 5 (2.20%) NAS
6 5 (2.20%) SAN
7 4 (1.76%) DSL
8 3 (1.32%) Intrusion Detection
8 3 (1.32%) SSL
9 1 (0.44%) LDAP
9 1 (0.44%) Network Security
9 1 (0.44%) OpenLDAP
9 1 (0.44%) VLAN
9 1 (0.44%) VPN
9 1 (0.44%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (16.74%) MongoDB
2 29 (12.78%) NoSQL
3 21 (9.25%) Hadoop
4 18 (7.93%) PostgreSQL
5 15 (6.61%) MySQL
6 14 (6.17%) Data Warehouse
7 13 (5.73%) HBase
8 12 (5.29%) Relational Database
9 9 (3.96%) Apache Hive
9 9 (3.96%) Big Data
9 9 (3.96%) BusinessObjects
9 9 (3.96%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 9 (3.96%) Pentaho
10 6 (2.64%) Oracle Database
11 5 (2.20%) Apache Cassandra
12 4 (1.76%) Redis
12 4 (1.76%) SQL Server
13 2 (0.88%) Informix
13 2 (0.88%) RDBMS
14 1 (0.44%) Riak
Development Applications
1 54 (23.79%) Jenkins
2 44 (19.38%) Git (software)
3 36 (15.86%) JIRA
4 28 (12.33%) Selenium
5 24 (10.57%) Cucumber
6 23 (10.13%) Maven
7 15 (6.61%) Ant
7 15 (6.61%) JMeter
8 13 (5.73%) LoadRunner
9 12 (5.29%) Subversion
10 11 (4.85%) Appium
10 11 (4.85%) Mocha
10 11 (4.85%) SonarQube
11 10 (4.41%) Artifactory
11 10 (4.41%) GitLab
12 9 (3.96%) ERwin
13 8 (3.52%) HP UFT
14 7 (3.08%) SoapUI
15 6 (2.64%) VisualVM
15 6 (2.64%) YourKit
General
1 26 (11.45%) Finance
2 21 (9.25%) Games
3 8 (3.52%) Retail
4 5 (2.20%) Banking
4 5 (2.20%) Law
5 4 (1.76%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.88%) Marketing
7 1 (0.44%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 86 (37.89%) Developer
2 46 (20.26%) DevOps Engineer
3 40 (17.62%) Python Developer
4 36 (15.86%) Architect
5 25 (11.01%) Java Developer
5 25 (11.01%) Technical Architect
6 20 (8.81%) PHP Developer
7 17 (7.49%) Linux Engineer
8 12 (5.29%) JavaScript Developer
9 10 (4.41%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 10 (4.41%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 10 (4.41%) Senior Developer
10 9 (3.96%) Splunk Engineer
10 9 (3.96%) Test Engineer
11 8 (3.52%) Data Architect
11 8 (3.52%) Integration Engineer
11 8 (3.52%) Java Engineer
11 8 (3.52%) Linux Developer
11 8 (3.52%) Ruby Engineer
11 8 (3.52%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (16.74%) .NET
2 23 (10.13%) HTML
3 22 (9.69%) RabbitMQ
4 21 (9.25%) AngularJS
5 19 (8.37%) JSON
6 16 (7.05%) RESTful
7 15 (6.61%) jQuery
7 15 (6.61%) Spring
7 15 (6.61%) XML
8 13 (5.73%) CSS
8 13 (5.73%) Sensu
9 12 (5.29%) HTML5
10 11 (4.85%) Web Services
10 11 (4.85%) YAML
11 8 (3.52%) Hibernate
11 8 (3.52%) REST
12 7 (3.08%) LAMP
12 7 (3.08%) Laravel
12 7 (3.08%) LEMP Stack
12 7 (3.08%) React
Miscellaneous
1 33 (14.54%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (8.37%) Visualisation
3 9 (3.96%) User Experience
4 8 (3.52%) Data Integration
4 8 (3.52%) PKI
5 7 (3.08%) Management Information System
6 6 (2.64%) Computer Science
7 5 (2.20%) Mobile App
8 4 (1.76%) Algorithms
8 4 (1.76%) Social Media
9 2 (0.88%) Clustering
9 2 (0.88%) IBM XIV
9 2 (0.88%) Reference Data
10 1 (0.44%) Blog
10 1 (0.44%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.44%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.44%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 122 (53.74%) Linux
2 41 (18.06%) Unix
3 22 (9.69%) Windows
4 13 (5.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (4.85%) Mac OS X
6 10 (4.41%) CoreOS
7 2 (0.88%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.44%) AIX
8 1 (0.44%) Android
8 1 (0.44%) CentOS
8 1 (0.44%) Debian
8 1 (0.44%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.44%) SUSE
8 1 (0.44%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 152 (66.96%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (29.07%) DevOps
3 43 (18.94%) Open Source
4 30 (13.22%) Continuous Integration
5 29 (12.78%) Scrum
6 28 (12.33%) Configuration Management
7 22 (9.69%) High Availability
8 14 (6.17%) Non-Functional Testing
8 14 (6.17%) OO
8 14 (6.17%) TDD
9 13 (5.73%) Continuous Delivery
9 13 (5.73%) SOA
10 12 (5.29%) Project Management
11 11 (4.85%) Data Architecture
11 11 (4.85%) Data Modelling
12 10 (4.41%) Business Intelligence
12 10 (4.41%) Migration
13 9 (3.96%) Data Visualisation
13 9 (3.96%) ETL
14 8 (3.52%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 112 (49.34%) Java
2 107 (47.14%) JavaScript
3 105 (46.26%) Ruby
4 52 (22.91%) C++
5 50 (22.03%) Perl
6 49 (21.59%) Bash Shell
7 44 (19.38%) PHP
8 37 (16.30%) C#
9 35 (15.42%) SQL
10 31 (13.66%) Shell Script
11 22 (9.69%) Scala
12 14 (6.17%) Go
13 12 (5.29%) C
14 11 (4.85%) R
15 10 (4.41%) PowerShell
16 7 (3.08%) PHP 5
17 6 (2.64%) CoffeeScript
17 6 (2.64%) Erlang
17 6 (2.64%) VBA
17 6 (2.64%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 23 (10.13%) Security Cleared
2 13 (5.73%) SC Cleared
3 11 (4.85%) Degree
4 5 (2.20%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (1.32%) ISEB
5 3 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.88%) APMP
6 2 (0.88%) BC Cleared
6 2 (0.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (7.49%) QA
2 7 (3.08%) Disclosure Scotland
3 5 (2.20%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.44%) SLA
4 1 (0.44%) WCAG
System Software
1 26 (11.45%) Docker
2 16 (7.05%) vSphere
3 10 (4.41%) Ceph
3 10 (4.41%) GlusterFS
4 7 (3.08%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (2.64%) Xen
6 3 (1.32%) KVM
6 3 (1.32%) XenServer
7 2 (0.88%) Active Directory
8 1 (0.44%) Firmware
8 1 (0.44%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 70 (30.84%) Puppet
2 51 (22.47%) Opscode Chef
3 18 (7.93%) Ansible
4 17 (7.49%) logstash
5 12 (5.29%) Graphite
6 11 (4.85%) Kubernetes
7 10 (4.41%) HAProxy
8 9 (3.96%) Cobbler
8 9 (3.96%) Grafana
8 9 (3.96%) Salt
9 7 (3.08%) Kibana
9 7 (3.08%) Uchiwa
10 5 (2.20%) StatsD
10 5 (2.20%) Tivoli
11 4 (1.76%) Mesos
12 3 (1.32%) Nagios
13 2 (0.88%) Cacti
13 2 (0.88%) Control-M
13 2 (0.88%) Opsview
13 2 (0.88%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 30 (13.22%) Oracle
2 23 (10.13%) Red Hat
3 18 (7.93%) VMware
4 14 (6.17%) Tableau
5 13 (5.73%) CA
5 13 (5.73%) Splunk
6 12 (5.29%) Microsoft
7 11 (4.85%) Atlassian
7 11 (4.85%) HP
8 9 (3.96%) Informatica
9 8 (3.52%) IBM
9 8 (3.52%) Sitecore
10 7 (3.08%) Zend
11 6 (2.64%) AppDynamics
11 6 (2.64%) Cisco
11 6 (2.64%) Citrix
11 6 (2.64%) Dynatrace
11 6 (2.64%) F5
11 6 (2.64%) New Relic
12 5 (2.20%) Apigee
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