Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham with a requirement for Python skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Python over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Python
Gloucestershire > Cheltenham
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 13 22
Rank change year-on-year -2 +9 -13
Contract jobs citing Python 9 26 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 6.29% 10.88% 5.08%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.29% 18.44% 11.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 12
Cheltenham median daily rate £375 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.67% +12.50% -11.11%
10th Percentile £349 £361 £356
90th Percentile £458 £525 £481
Gloucestershire median daily rate £400 £450 £425
% change year-on-year -11.11% +5.88% -5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Cheltenham median hourly rate £50.00 - -
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

Python is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Cheltenham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 63 141 101
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 44.06% 59.00% 42.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 71 66
Cheltenham median daily rate £388 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% - -7.41%
10th Percentile £313 £288 £259
90th Percentile £663 £494 £475
Gloucestershire median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 15 4
Cheltenham median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £43.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -1.16% +7.50%
10th Percentile £41.70 £33.00 £41.25
90th Percentile £60.00 £45.70 £44.25
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £38.50 £37.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +2.67% -11.76% +6.25%

Python
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

Job postings citing Python as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham.

Job vacancy trend for Python in Cheltenham

Python
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Python in Cheltenham.

Contractor daily rate trend for Python in Cheltenham

Python
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Python in Cheltenham.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Python in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for Python.

1 8 (88.89%) C
1 8 (88.89%) DO-178B
2 7 (77.78%) Rational DOORS
2 7 (77.78%) Embedded Systems
3 5 (55.56%) Aerospace
4 4 (44.44%) SysML
5 2 (22.22%) Validation
6 1 (11.11%) Retail
6 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
6 1 (11.11%) Statistical Analysis
6 1 (11.11%) Visualisation
6 1 (11.11%) Predictive Modelling
6 1 (11.11%) Social Media
6 1 (11.11%) SQL
6 1 (11.11%) Data Mining
6 1 (11.11%) SAS
6 1 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (11.11%) Data Munging
6 1 (11.11%) Finance
6 1 (11.11%) Data Visualisation
6 1 (11.11%) Machine Learning

Python
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheltenham 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 1 (11.11%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 7 (77.78%) Rational DOORS
General
1 5 (55.56%) Aerospace
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Embedded Engineer
2 7 (77.78%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) DOORS Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) SysML Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) C Software Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Data Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Embedded C Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Embedded C Software Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Python Software Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (77.78%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (11.11%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) SysML
2 2 (22.22%) Validation
3 1 (11.11%) Data Munging
3 1 (11.11%) Data Visualisation
3 1 (11.11%) Machine Learning
3 1 (11.11%) Predictive Modelling
3 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
3 1 (11.11%) Statistical Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) C
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (88.89%) DO-178B