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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 27 39 42
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +3
Contract jobs citing Python 126 126 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 5.25% 4.09% 3.87%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.83% 11.21% 11.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 85 74
Median daily rate £438 £500 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +42.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £320 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £583 £443
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £402 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.85% +7.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Median hourly rate - £30.00 £36.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -17.80%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £45.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +38.46%
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
982 1124 932
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 40.88% 36.47% 34.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 687 749 584
Median daily rate £403 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £540 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 17 17
Median hourly rate £14.63 £32.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.38 £15.08 £16.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +9.45%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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 +16 93 £430 -14.00% 28
South Yorkshire +6 32 £480 -2.53% 4
Python
England

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 10 December 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.

1 123 (56.68%) Linux
2 115 (53.00%) Ruby
3 108 (49.77%) Agile Software Development
4 100 (46.08%) Java
5 88 (40.55%) HTML
6 84 (38.71%) Puppet
7 70 (32.26%) DevOps
8 69 (31.80%) Jenkins
9 66 (30.41%) Opscode Chef
10 62 (28.57%) Scala
10 62 (28.57%) JIRA
11 58 (26.73%) RESTful
12 56 (25.81%) Django
13 54 (24.88%) CSS
14 52 (23.96%) Confluence
15 51 (23.50%) HTML5
16 50 (23.04%) Spring
17 49 (22.58%) JSON
18 48 (22.12%) Continuous Integration
18 48 (22.12%) Scrum
19 45 (20.74%) Open Source
20 43 (19.82%) JavaScript
20 43 (19.82%) Selenium
21 42 (19.35%) Play Framework
22 41 (18.89%) Bash Shell
22 41 (18.89%) Git (software)
23 40 (18.43%) MongoDB
23 40 (18.43%) C#
23 40 (18.43%) HTTP
24 37 (17.05%) Cucumber

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 52 (23.96%) Confluence
2 18 (8.29%) nginx
3 15 (6.91%) Apache Spark
4 10 (4.61%) Apache
5 9 (4.15%) OpenStack
5 9 (4.15%) Tomcat
5 9 (4.15%) WebSphere
6 8 (3.69%) CloudStack
6 8 (3.69%) IIS
6 8 (3.69%) Jetty
6 8 (3.69%) Mongrel
6 8 (3.69%) SAS
7 3 (1.38%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.46%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (0.46%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.46%) GeoServer
8 1 (0.46%) JBoss
8 1 (0.46%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.46%) Tornado
8 1 (0.46%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (0.46%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 18 (8.29%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (3.23%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (2.76%) IaaS
4 5 (2.30%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (1.84%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (1.38%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (1.38%) GitHub
7 2 (0.92%) Google App Engine
7 2 (0.92%) Sumo Logic
8 1 (0.46%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.46%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 1 (0.46%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (0.46%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.46%) CloudFront
8 1 (0.46%) DigitalOcean
8 1 (0.46%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.46%) Heroku
8 1 (0.46%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (18.43%) HTTP
2 33 (15.21%) TCP/IP
3 26 (11.98%) DNS
4 17 (7.83%) LDAP
4 17 (7.83%) SMTP
4 17 (7.83%) SNMP
5 9 (4.15%) IPsec
6 7 (3.23%) DHCP
6 7 (3.23%) FTP
7 5 (2.30%) Firewall
7 5 (2.30%) SSL
8 4 (1.84%) Internet
9 2 (0.92%) BGP
9 2 (0.92%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (0.92%) EIGRP
9 2 (0.92%) IPv4
9 2 (0.92%) MPLS
9 2 (0.92%) OSPF
9 2 (0.92%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (0.92%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (18.43%) MongoDB
2 37 (17.05%) Relational Database
3 35 (16.13%) NoSQL
4 20 (9.22%) MySQL
5 17 (7.83%) Hadoop
6 15 (6.91%) Big Data
7 14 (6.45%) HBase
8 13 (5.99%) Apache Hive
8 13 (5.99%) PostgreSQL
9 10 (4.61%) Redis
10 6 (2.76%) Riak
11 5 (2.30%) DataStage
11 5 (2.30%) SQL Server
12 4 (1.84%) Data Lake
13 3 (1.38%) Apache Cassandra
13 3 (1.38%) SQL Server 2014
13 3 (1.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 2 (0.92%) Pentaho
14 2 (0.92%) Spark SQL
14 2 (0.92%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 69 (31.80%) Jenkins
2 62 (28.57%) JIRA
3 43 (19.82%) Selenium
4 41 (18.89%) Git (software)
5 37 (17.05%) Cucumber
6 22 (10.14%) Subversion
7 20 (9.22%) JUnit
8 11 (5.07%) WebDriver
9 10 (4.61%) Travis CI
10 6 (2.76%) Hudson
11 5 (2.30%) JMeter
12 4 (1.84%) PHPUnit
13 3 (1.38%) Maven
13 3 (1.38%) SoapUI
13 3 (1.38%) Vagrant
14 2 (0.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 2 (0.92%) Gatling
14 2 (0.92%) Grunt
14 2 (0.92%) HP UFT
14 2 (0.92%) Mockito
General
1 12 (5.53%) Finance
2 4 (1.84%) Banking
3 3 (1.38%) Games
3 3 (1.38%) Retail
4 2 (0.92%) Electronics
5 1 (0.46%) Billing
5 1 (0.46%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.46%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 77 (35.48%) Developer
2 43 (19.82%) DevOps Engineer
3 23 (10.60%) Architect
4 21 (9.68%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 20 (9.22%) Java Developer
6 19 (8.76%) Technical Architect
7 13 (5.99%) Analyst
7 13 (5.99%) Linux Engineer
7 13 (5.99%) Scala Developer
8 12 (5.53%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 12 (5.53%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 11 (5.07%) Java Architect
9 11 (5.07%) Java Technical Architect
10 10 (4.61%) Python Developer
10 10 (4.61%) Technical Leader
11 8 (3.69%) Administrator
12 7 (3.23%) Data Analyst
13 6 (2.76%) Big Data Analyst
13 6 (2.76%) Hardware Specialist
13 6 (2.76%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (40.55%) HTML
2 58 (26.73%) RESTful
3 56 (25.81%) Django
4 54 (24.88%) CSS
5 51 (23.50%) HTML5
6 50 (23.04%) Spring
7 49 (22.58%) JSON
8 42 (19.35%) Play Framework
9 30 (13.82%) REST
10 27 (12.44%) CSS3
10 27 (12.44%) Ruby on Rails
11 26 (11.98%) Ajax
11 26 (11.98%) XML
12 24 (11.06%) Guice
12 24 (11.06%) Spring MVC
13 14 (6.45%) Web Services
14 13 (5.99%) Node.js
15 11 (5.07%) AngularJS
16 9 (4.15%) jQuery
16 9 (4.15%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 16 (7.37%) User Experience
2 14 (6.45%) Social Media
3 11 (5.07%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (4.61%) Tandem
5 8 (3.69%) Driving Licence
6 5 (2.30%) Statistics
7 4 (1.84%) Mathematics
8 3 (1.38%) Algorithms
8 3 (1.38%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.38%) NHS
8 3 (1.38%) Public Cloud
8 3 (1.38%) Visualisation
9 2 (0.92%) Blog
9 2 (0.92%) Data Centre
9 2 (0.92%) Data Integration
9 2 (0.92%) Neural Network
9 2 (0.92%) Physics
9 2 (0.92%) Replication
9 2 (0.92%) VCE vBlock
10 1 (0.46%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 123 (56.68%) Linux
2 31 (14.29%) Unix
3 29 (13.36%) Windows
4 19 (8.76%) Ubuntu
5 18 (8.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (3.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (2.76%) CentOS
8 3 (1.38%) Android
8 3 (1.38%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.92%) CoreOS
9 2 (0.92%) Embedded Linux
9 2 (0.92%) Windows Server
10 1 (0.46%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (49.77%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (32.26%) DevOps
3 48 (22.12%) Continuous Integration
3 48 (22.12%) Scrum
4 45 (20.74%) Open Source
5 30 (13.82%) Mentoring
6 28 (12.90%) MVC
6 28 (12.90%) TDD
7 26 (11.98%) Configuration Management
7 26 (11.98%) Web Development
8 24 (11.06%) Software Engineering
9 21 (9.68%) Front End Development
9 21 (9.68%) Kanban
10 19 (8.76%) Automated Testing
10 19 (8.76%) Responsive Web Design
10 19 (8.76%) Web Design
11 18 (8.29%) BDD
12 17 (7.83%) Microservices
12 17 (7.83%) OWASP
13 15 (6.91%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 115 (53.00%) Ruby
2 100 (46.08%) Java
3 62 (28.57%) Scala
4 43 (19.82%) JavaScript
5 41 (18.89%) Bash Shell
6 40 (18.43%) C#
7 30 (13.82%) SQL
8 25 (11.52%) PHP
9 16 (7.37%) Perl
10 14 (6.45%) Shell Script
11 5 (2.30%) R
12 4 (1.84%) C
12 4 (1.84%) PowerShell
13 3 (1.38%) C++
13 3 (1.38%) T-SQL
14 2 (0.92%) Groovy
14 2 (0.92%) MATLAB
14 2 (0.92%) VBScript
15 1 (0.46%) Clojure
15 1 (0.46%) Go
Qualifications
1 8 (3.69%) Degree
2 5 (2.30%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.92%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (0.92%) CCNA
3 2 (0.92%) CCNP
3 2 (0.92%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (0.92%) JNCIA
3 2 (0.92%) PhD
4 1 (0.46%) HP ASE
4 1 (0.46%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.46%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 1 (0.46%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.46%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (0.46%) QA
1 1 (0.46%) SDET
System Software
1 17 (7.83%) Docker
2 9 (4.15%) HDFS
2 9 (4.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (3.23%) vSphere
3 7 (3.23%) Xen
3 7 (3.23%) XenServer
4 3 (1.38%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.92%) Apache Flume
5 2 (0.92%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.46%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.46%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 84 (38.71%) Puppet
2 66 (30.41%) Opscode Chef
3 29 (13.36%) Ansible
4 9 (4.15%) Salt
5 7 (3.23%) Nagios
6 6 (2.76%) Kubernetes
7 5 (2.30%) Cobbler
8 4 (1.84%) Hadoop YARN
9 3 (1.38%) Terraform
10 2 (0.92%) Marathon
10 2 (0.92%) Mesos
10 2 (0.92%) Packer
10 2 (0.92%) vRealize
10 2 (0.92%) ZABBIX
11 1 (0.46%) Grafana
11 1 (0.46%) Kibana
11 1 (0.46%) logstash
11 1 (0.46%) OpenView
Vendors
1 30 (13.82%) Google
2 27 (12.44%) Splunk
3 17 (7.83%) VMware
4 12 (5.53%) Microsoft
4 12 (5.53%) Red Hat
5 8 (3.69%) Oracle
5 8 (3.69%) SaltStack
6 6 (2.76%) Ab Initio
7 5 (2.30%) Informatica
7 5 (2.30%) Zend
8 4 (1.84%) Hortonworks
9 3 (1.38%) Cisco
9 3 (1.38%) New Relic
9 3 (1.38%) Rackspace
10 2 (0.92%) Cloudera
10 2 (0.92%) Extreme Networks
10 2 (0.92%) F5
10 2 (0.92%) HP
10 2 (0.92%) Juniper
11 1 (0.46%) AppDynamics
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