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 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 51 68 53
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -15
Contract jobs citing Python 105 79 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.75% 2.70% 3.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.27% 6.80% 7.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 48 45
Median daily rate £458 £383 £241
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.60% +58.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £351 £266 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £550 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £16.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £36.50 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+6.16% +0.68%
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
1270 1162 944
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 45.34% 39.73% 40.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 877 785 579
Median daily rate £400 £325 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £275 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £403
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 16 25
Median hourly rate £16.09 £40.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-59.77% +77.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.11 £24.57 £12.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.80 £45.00 £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%

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 June 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 June 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 +4 81 £400 +6.66% 26
South Yorkshire +14 19 £500 -9.09% 4
North Yorkshire +2 1 £425 +20.05%
Python
England

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 June 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.

1 156 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
2 124 (54.39%) Linux
3 113 (49.56%) Java
4 108 (47.37%) Ruby
5 99 (43.42%) JavaScript
6 81 (35.53%) DevOps
7 80 (35.09%) Puppet
8 61 (26.75%) Opscode Chef
9 59 (25.88%) Jenkins
10 58 (25.44%) Open Source
11 50 (21.93%) C++
12 48 (21.05%) Git (software)
12 48 (21.05%) Bash Shell
13 47 (20.61%) PHP
14 45 (19.74%) Continuous Integration
14 45 (19.74%) MongoDB
15 39 (17.11%) Amazon AWS
16 34 (14.91%) SQL
16 34 (14.91%) Unix
16 34 (14.91%) Analytical Skills
16 34 (14.91%) Docker
17 33 (14.47%) NoSQL
17 33 (14.47%) Perl
18 32 (14.04%) Scrum
19 30 (13.16%) JIRA
20 28 (12.28%) .NET
21 27 (11.84%) Configuration Management
22 26 (11.40%) HTML
22 26 (11.40%) C#
22 26 (11.40%) High Availability

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 24 (10.53%) nginx
2 20 (8.77%) Confluence
2 20 (8.77%) Tomcat
3 16 (7.02%) OpenStack
4 15 (6.58%) Jetty
5 12 (5.26%) IIS
5 12 (5.26%) WebSphere
6 9 (3.95%) SAS
7 7 (3.07%) CMS
8 5 (2.19%) Apache
8 5 (2.19%) JBoss
9 3 (1.32%) CloudStack
10 1 (0.44%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.44%) Drupal
10 1 (0.44%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.44%) Joomla!
10 1 (0.44%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.44%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.44%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.44%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 2 (0.88%) Exchequer
2 1 (0.44%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 39 (17.11%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (8.77%) Cloud Computing
3 16 (7.02%) PaaS
4 14 (6.14%) IaaS
4 14 (6.14%) SaaS
5 12 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
6 11 (4.82%) GitHub
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 Apps
Communications & Networking
1 22 (9.65%) HTTP
2 16 (7.02%) DNS
2 16 (7.02%) TCP/IP
3 12 (5.26%) DHCP
3 12 (5.26%) FTP
3 12 (5.26%) IPsec
4 6 (2.63%) Internet
5 3 (1.32%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (1.32%) SSL
6 2 (0.88%) Network Security
7 1 (0.44%) Firewall
7 1 (0.44%) LDAP
7 1 (0.44%) OpenFlow
7 1 (0.44%) OpenLDAP
7 1 (0.44%) OpenVPN
7 1 (0.44%) VLAN
7 1 (0.44%) VPN
7 1 (0.44%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (19.74%) MongoDB
2 33 (14.47%) NoSQL
3 24 (10.53%) PostgreSQL
4 22 (9.65%) MySQL
5 17 (7.46%) Hadoop
6 16 (7.02%) Relational Database
7 14 (6.14%) Data Warehouse
8 10 (4.39%) Big Data
9 9 (3.95%) Apache Hive
9 9 (3.95%) BusinessObjects
9 9 (3.95%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 9 (3.95%) HBase
9 9 (3.95%) Pentaho
10 6 (2.63%) Apache Cassandra
11 4 (1.75%) Oracle Database
11 4 (1.75%) Redis
12 2 (0.88%) RDBMS
12 2 (0.88%) SQL Server
13 1 (0.44%) Data Mining
13 1 (0.44%) Informix
Development Applications
1 59 (25.88%) Jenkins
2 48 (21.05%) Git (software)
3 30 (13.16%) JIRA
4 21 (9.21%) Selenium
5 19 (8.33%) Cucumber
6 18 (7.89%) Maven
7 17 (7.46%) Subversion
8 14 (6.14%) Travis CI
9 11 (4.82%) Ant
10 10 (4.39%) Artifactory
10 10 (4.39%) GitLab
10 10 (4.39%) JUnit
11 9 (3.95%) ERwin
12 7 (3.07%) Appium
12 7 (3.07%) Mocha
12 7 (3.07%) SonarQube
13 6 (2.63%) Hudson
13 6 (2.63%) Mockito
13 6 (2.63%) SoapUI
13 6 (2.63%) WebDriver
General
1 23 (10.09%) Finance
1 23 (10.09%) Games
2 10 (4.39%) Retail
3 5 (2.19%) Law
4 4 (1.75%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.32%) Banking
6 1 (0.44%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.44%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 91 (39.91%) Developer
2 57 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 48 (21.05%) Python Developer
4 36 (15.79%) Architect
5 30 (13.16%) Java Developer
6 22 (9.65%) Technical Architect
7 20 (8.77%) Linux Engineer
7 20 (8.77%) PHP Developer
8 16 (7.02%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 16 (7.02%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 15 (6.58%) JavaScript Developer
10 11 (4.82%) Senior Developer
10 11 (4.82%) Splunk Engineer
11 10 (4.39%) Integration Engineer
11 10 (4.39%) Java Engineer
11 10 (4.39%) Ruby Developer
11 10 (4.39%) Ruby Engineer
12 9 (3.95%) Lead DevOps
13 8 (3.51%) Data Architect
13 8 (3.51%) Linux Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (12.28%) .NET
2 26 (11.40%) HTML
3 25 (10.96%) RabbitMQ
4 24 (10.53%) JSON
5 22 (9.65%) RESTful
6 19 (8.33%) AngularJS
6 19 (8.33%) Node.js
6 19 (8.33%) Spring
7 16 (7.02%) HTML5
7 16 (7.02%) Web Services
7 16 (7.02%) XML
8 15 (6.58%) jQuery
9 14 (6.14%) CSS
9 14 (6.14%) REST
10 13 (5.70%) LAMP
10 13 (5.70%) LEMP Stack
10 13 (5.70%) Sensu
11 12 (5.26%) LAPP Stack
11 12 (5.26%) Servlets
12 10 (4.39%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 34 (14.91%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (8.33%) Visualisation
3 12 (5.26%) User Experience
4 8 (3.51%) Data Integration
5 6 (2.63%) Computer Science
5 6 (2.63%) Management Information System
5 6 (2.63%) Social Media
6 5 (2.19%) Mobile App
7 4 (1.75%) Algorithms
8 2 (0.88%) Data Centre
8 2 (0.88%) Digital Media
8 2 (0.88%) Reference Data
9 1 (0.44%) IBM XIV
9 1 (0.44%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 124 (54.39%) Linux
2 34 (14.91%) Unix
3 21 (9.21%) Windows
4 11 (4.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (4.39%) CoreOS
6 2 (0.88%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.44%) AIX
7 1 (0.44%) Debian
7 1 (0.44%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.44%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 156 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (35.53%) DevOps
3 58 (25.44%) Open Source
4 45 (19.74%) Continuous Integration
5 32 (14.04%) Scrum
6 27 (11.84%) Configuration Management
7 26 (11.40%) High Availability
8 19 (8.33%) TDD
9 18 (7.89%) ITIL
10 15 (6.58%) SOA
11 14 (6.14%) Continuous Delivery
11 14 (6.14%) PRINCE2
12 13 (5.70%) Data Management
12 13 (5.70%) OO
13 12 (5.26%) Problem Management
14 11 (4.82%) Business Intelligence
14 11 (4.82%) Data Architecture
14 11 (4.82%) Data Modelling
14 11 (4.82%) Unit Testing
15 10 (4.39%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 113 (49.56%) Java
2 108 (47.37%) Ruby
3 99 (43.42%) JavaScript
4 50 (21.93%) C++
5 48 (21.05%) Bash Shell
6 47 (20.61%) PHP
7 34 (14.91%) SQL
8 33 (14.47%) Perl
9 26 (11.40%) C#
10 21 (9.21%) Scala
11 20 (8.77%) Shell Script
12 15 (6.58%) Go
13 12 (5.26%) PowerShell
14 7 (3.07%) PHP 5
14 7 (3.07%) R
15 6 (2.63%) Erlang
16 5 (2.19%) CoffeeScript
17 4 (1.75%) VBA
17 4 (1.75%) VBScript
18 3 (1.32%) C
Qualifications
1 24 (10.53%) Security Cleared
2 13 (5.70%) Degree
2 13 (5.70%) SC Cleared
3 7 (3.07%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (1.32%) CCNA
4 3 (1.32%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (1.32%) ISEB
4 3 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.88%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.07%) QA
2 6 (2.63%) Disclosure Scotland
3 5 (2.19%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.44%) SLA
4 1 (0.44%) WCAG
System Software
1 34 (14.91%) Docker
2 14 (6.14%) vSphere
3 10 (4.39%) Ceph
3 10 (4.39%) etcd
3 10 (4.39%) flannel
3 10 (4.39%) GlusterFS
4 8 (3.51%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (2.19%) Virtual Desktop
6 2 (0.88%) Active Directory
6 2 (0.88%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.88%) Xen
6 2 (0.88%) XenServer
7 1 (0.44%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 80 (35.09%) Puppet
2 61 (26.75%) Opscode Chef
3 19 (8.33%) Ansible
4 18 (7.89%) logstash
5 14 (6.14%) Graphite
6 12 (5.26%) Grafana
7 11 (4.82%) Kubernetes
8 10 (4.39%) HAProxy
8 10 (4.39%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 10 (4.39%) Network Intrusion Detection System
8 10 (4.39%) rkt
9 8 (3.51%) Kibana
9 8 (3.51%) Salt
10 7 (3.07%) Uchiwa
11 6 (2.63%) Mesos
12 5 (2.19%) Cobbler
12 5 (2.19%) Nagios
12 5 (2.19%) StatsD
13 4 (1.75%) Marathon
14 2 (0.88%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 24 (10.53%) Oracle
2 19 (8.33%) Splunk
3 17 (7.46%) VMware
4 16 (7.02%) Microsoft
4 16 (7.02%) Red Hat
5 14 (6.14%) Tableau
6 13 (5.70%) CA
7 9 (3.95%) Informatica
8 8 (3.51%) Sitecore
9 7 (3.07%) Atlassian
9 7 (3.07%) Zend
10 6 (2.63%) AppDynamics
10 6 (2.63%) Citrix
10 6 (2.63%) Google
10 6 (2.63%) IBM
11 5 (2.19%) Apigee
11 5 (2.19%) Dynatrace
11 5 (2.19%) Mashery
11 5 (2.19%) New Relic
11 5 (2.19%) Rackspace
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