Period
to 22 October 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 22 October 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
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 16 70 27
Rank change year-on-year +54 -43 -2
Contract jobs citing Python 33 15 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 9.79% 2.40% 5.06%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.03% 3.15% 11.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 12 10
County Antrim median daily rate £435 £455 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.51% +15.92% -
10th Percentile £398 £400 £354
90th Percentile £538 £471 £419
Northern Ireland median daily rate £435 £455 £393
% change year-on-year -4.51% +15.92% -
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 183 476 102
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 54.30% 76.28% 43.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 395 54
County Antrim median daily rate £432 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.61% +10.00% +20.00%
10th Percentile £310 £350 £192
90th Percentile £538 £496 £419
Northern Ireland median daily rate £432 £413 £375
% change year-on-year +4.61% +10.00% +19.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 7
County Antrim median hourly rate £46.25 £18.25 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +153.42% +82.50% -34.43%
Northern Ireland median hourly rate £45.00 £18.25 £10.00
% change year-on-year +146.58% +82.50% -34.43%

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 22 October 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 22 October 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 +56 33 £435 -4.51% 23
Python
Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 20 (60.61%) Bash Shell
2 13 (39.39%) Finance
3 12 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (36.36%) RDBMS
3 12 (36.36%) SQL Server
3 12 (36.36%) Relational Database
4 11 (33.33%) Oracle
4 11 (33.33%) DevOps
5 9 (27.27%) Apache Spark
5 9 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (27.27%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (27.27%) Big Data
5 9 (27.27%) Test Automation
6 8 (24.24%) Korn
6 8 (24.24%) Talend
6 8 (24.24%) SQL
6 8 (24.24%) Java
6 8 (24.24%) DB2
6 8 (24.24%) JIRA
7 7 (21.21%) Banking
7 7 (21.21%) Linux
7 7 (21.21%) Git (software)
7 7 (21.21%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (18.18%) Docker
8 6 (18.18%) Multithreading
8 6 (18.18%) C++
8 6 (18.18%) JMS
8 6 (18.18%) Data Analysis
9 5 (15.15%) FIX Protocol
9 5 (15.15%) Computer Science

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 9 (27.27%) Apache Spark
2 3 (9.09%) SAS
3 1 (3.03%) Apache
3 1 (3.03%) Confluence
3 1 (3.03%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (9.09%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.12%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.03%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (3.03%) npm
3 1 (3.03%) SaaS
3 1 (3.03%) Yarn
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (36.36%) RDBMS
1 12 (36.36%) Relational Database
1 12 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 9 (27.27%) Big Data
2 9 (27.27%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (24.24%) DB2
4 4 (12.12%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (12.12%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (9.09%) Oracle Database
5 3 (9.09%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (3.03%) Apache Hive
6 1 (3.03%) Hadoop
6 1 (3.03%) NoSQL
6 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 8 (24.24%) JIRA
2 7 (21.21%) Git (software)
3 5 (15.15%) Jenkins
3 5 (15.15%) TeamCity
4 4 (12.12%) Selenium
4 4 (12.12%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (9.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (9.09%) TestComplete
6 1 (3.03%) Bitbucket
6 1 (3.03%) JUnit
6 1 (3.03%) Maven
6 1 (3.03%) Subversion
General
1 13 (39.39%) Finance
2 7 (21.21%) Banking
3 5 (15.15%) Front Office
4 4 (12.12%) Financial Institution
5 2 (6.06%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (45.45%) Developer
2 8 (24.24%) Talend Developer
3 6 (18.18%) DevOps Engineer
4 5 (15.15%) Java Developer
5 4 (12.12%) Architect
5 4 (12.12%) Database Architect
6 3 (9.09%) Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) Data Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) DB2 Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Oracle Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) Oracle Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Automation Tester
7 2 (6.06%) C++ Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Test Automation Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Test Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Tester
8 1 (3.03%) C++/Java Developer
8 1 (3.03%) Data Scientist
8 1 (3.03%) Java Engineer
8 1 (3.03%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.18%) JMS
2 5 (15.15%) FIX Protocol
3 3 (9.09%) Flask
4 2 (6.06%) Akka
5 1 (3.03%) .NET
5 1 (3.03%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (3.03%) AngularJS
5 1 (3.03%) Hibernate
5 1 (3.03%) HTML
5 1 (3.03%) HTML5
5 1 (3.03%) jQuery
5 1 (3.03%) Kafka
5 1 (3.03%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (3.03%) Node.js
5 1 (3.03%) React
5 1 (3.03%) Redux
5 1 (3.03%) Spring
5 1 (3.03%) Spring Boot
5 1 (3.03%) WPF
5 1 (3.03%) Zuul
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.21%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (15.15%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.06%) Equities
3 2 (6.06%) Fintech
3 2 (6.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (3.03%) Data Structures
4 1 (3.03%) Derivative
4 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.03%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.21%) Linux
2 5 (15.15%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (33.33%) DevOps
3 9 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (27.27%) Test Automation
4 6 (18.18%) Data Analysis
4 6 (18.18%) Multithreading
5 5 (15.15%) Data Transformation
5 5 (15.15%) Low Latency
5 5 (15.15%) Market Making
5 5 (15.15%) OOA/OOD
5 5 (15.15%) OOP
6 4 (12.12%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (12.12%) Data Engineering
6 4 (12.12%) Issue Tracking
6 4 (12.12%) Requirements Management
6 4 (12.12%) TDD
7 3 (9.09%) Analytics
7 3 (9.09%) Data Extraction
7 3 (9.09%) Predictive Modelling
7 3 (9.09%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 20 (60.61%) Bash Shell
2 8 (24.24%) Java
2 8 (24.24%) Korn
2 8 (24.24%) SQL
3 6 (18.18%) C++
4 5 (15.15%) JavaScript
5 4 (12.12%) C#
5 4 (12.12%) MATLAB
5 4 (12.12%) R
5 4 (12.12%) Ruby
6 3 (9.09%) PL/SQL
6 3 (9.09%) PowerShell
7 1 (3.03%) ES6
7 1 (3.03%) Java 8
7 1 (3.03%) Scala
7 1 (3.03%) TypeScript
7 1 (3.03%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (15.15%) Degree
2 4 (12.12%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (3.03%) ISEB
3 1 (3.03%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.12%) QA
System Software
1 6 (18.18%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (15.15%) Ansible
2 4 (12.12%) HP ALM
2 4 (12.12%) Puppet
3 3 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (9.09%) Salt
4 2 (6.06%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 11 (33.33%) Oracle
2 8 (24.24%) Talend
3 4 (12.12%) HP
4 3 (9.09%) RapidMiner
5 1 (3.03%) Cloudera
5 1 (3.03%) Google