Period
to 19 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in County Antrim 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 19 April 2018 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
Northern Ireland > County Antrim
6 months to
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 28 22 -
Rank change year-on-year -6 - +32
Contract jobs citing Python 27 36 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 6.46% 8.35% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.44% 12.54% -
Number of daily rates quoted 26 30 0
County Antrim median daily rate £432 £385 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.08% - -
Northern Ireland median daily rate £432 £385 -
% change year-on-year +12.08% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
County Antrim median hourly rate - - -
Northern Ireland median hourly rate - - -

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 County Antrim with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
County Antrim
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 286 287 73
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 68.42% 66.59% 42.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 232 225 40
County Antrim median daily rate £448 £403 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.18% +23.85% -1.89%
10th Percentile £300 £261 £256
90th Percentile £538 £563 £425
Northern Ireland median daily rate £443 £410 £325
% change year-on-year +7.93% +26.15% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 1
County Antrim median hourly rate £30.00 £14.42 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +108.04% -0.55% -
Northern Ireland median hourly rate £30.00 £14.42 £13.50
% change year-on-year +108.04% +6.81% -

Python
Job Vacancy Trend in County Antrim

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

Job vacancy trend for Python in County Antrim

Python
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Python in County Antrim

Python
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in County Antrim

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Python in County Antrim over the 6 months to 19 April 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Python in County Antrim

Python
Contract Job Locations in County Antrim

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Python within the County Antrim region over the 6 months to 19 April 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Belfast -2 27 £432 +12.08% 17
Python
Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 19 April 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Python also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the County Antrim region with a requirement for Python.

1 25 (92.59%) Finance
2 20 (74.07%) SQL Server
3 15 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (51.85%) Test Automation
5 13 (48.15%) C#
6 12 (44.44%) JavaScript
6 12 (44.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 11 (40.74%) Java
7 11 (40.74%) TDD
8 10 (37.04%) Unit Testing
8 10 (37.04%) SQL
8 10 (37.04%) Front Office
8 10 (37.04%) Risk Management
8 10 (37.04%) TeamCity
9 9 (33.33%) Relational Database
9 9 (33.33%) Banking
10 8 (29.63%) Data Analysis
10 8 (29.63%) Korn
10 8 (29.63%) RDBMS
10 8 (29.63%) Oracle
10 8 (29.63%) HTML
10 8 (29.63%) DB2
10 8 (29.63%) Unix
10 8 (29.63%) Talend
10 8 (29.63%) Apache Spark
10 8 (29.63%) Bash Shell
10 8 (29.63%) HTML5
10 8 (29.63%) Big Data
10 8 (29.63%) Jenkins
11 7 (25.93%) .NET

Python
Co-occurring IT Skills in County Antrim 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 8 (29.63%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 6 (22.22%) npm
1 6 (22.22%) Yarn
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (74.07%) SQL Server
2 9 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 8 (29.63%) Big Data
3 8 (29.63%) DB2
3 8 (29.63%) RDBMS
4 7 (25.93%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (22.22%) SQL Server 2014
6 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (37.04%) TeamCity
2 8 (29.63%) Jenkins
3 6 (22.22%) Git (software)
3 6 (22.22%) JIRA
3 6 (22.22%) JUnit
3 6 (22.22%) Maven
4 4 (14.81%) Visual Studio
4 4 (14.81%) Zephyr
5 2 (7.41%) Hudson
General
1 25 (92.59%) Finance
2 10 (37.04%) Front Office
3 9 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (77.78%) Developer
2 8 (29.63%) Talend Developer
3 6 (22.22%) .NET Developer
3 6 (22.22%) Java Developer
3 6 (22.22%) Tester
4 4 (14.81%) Manual Tester
5 3 (11.11%) Senior .NET Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Senior Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Automation Tester
6 2 (7.41%) DB2 Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Oracle Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Applications Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Applications Specialist
7 1 (3.70%) C# Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Graduate
7 1 (3.70%) Graduate Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Graduate Software Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Senior SQL Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Software Developer
7 1 (3.70%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (29.63%) HTML
1 8 (29.63%) HTML5
2 7 (25.93%) .NET
2 7 (25.93%) JMS
3 6 (22.22%) Akka
3 6 (22.22%) Hibernate
3 6 (22.22%) JSON
3 6 (22.22%) Kafka
3 6 (22.22%) React
3 6 (22.22%) Redux
3 6 (22.22%) REST
3 6 (22.22%) Spring
3 6 (22.22%) Spring Boot
3 6 (22.22%) WPF
3 6 (22.22%) Zuul
4 2 (7.41%) AngularJS
4 2 (7.41%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 12 (44.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 5 (18.52%) Fintech
3 4 (14.81%) Derivative
3 4 (14.81%) Equities
3 4 (14.81%) Equity Derivative
3 4 (14.81%) Grid Computing
4 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (7.41%) Computer Science
4 2 (7.41%) Data Structures
5 1 (3.70%) Client/Server
5 1 (3.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (29.63%) Unix
2 4 (14.81%) Windows
3 2 (7.41%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (51.85%) Test Automation
3 11 (40.74%) TDD
4 10 (37.04%) Risk Management
4 10 (37.04%) Unit Testing
5 8 (29.63%) Data Analysis
6 7 (25.93%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (22.22%) Data Transformation
7 6 (22.22%) Electronic Trading
7 6 (22.22%) Functional Testing
7 6 (22.22%) Garbage Collection
7 6 (22.22%) Non-Functional Testing
7 6 (22.22%) OO
7 6 (22.22%) SOLID
8 2 (7.41%) Issue Tracking
8 2 (7.41%) OOP
8 2 (7.41%) Regression Testing
8 2 (7.41%) Requirements Management
8 2 (7.41%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (48.15%) C#
2 12 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 11 (40.74%) Java
4 10 (37.04%) SQL
5 8 (29.63%) Bash Shell
5 8 (29.63%) Korn
6 6 (22.22%) ES6
6 6 (22.22%) Java 8
6 6 (22.22%) TypeScript
7 5 (18.52%) C++
8 2 (7.41%) Ruby
9 1 (3.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) ISEB
1 6 (22.22%) ISTQB
2 3 (11.11%) Degree
3 2 (7.41%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (22.22%) QA
System Software
1 4 (14.81%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 6 (22.22%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 8 (29.63%) Oracle
1 8 (29.63%) Talend
2 6 (22.22%) FXall
2 6 (22.22%) HP
2 6 (22.22%) Reuters