The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry with a requirement for Python skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Python over the 3 months to 22 June 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
West Midlands / Coventry
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 44 38
Rank change year-on-year +17 -6  
Contract jobs citing Python 5 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 2.03% 0.74% 0.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.93% 2.27% 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 1
Median daily rate £394 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.56% +33.33%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £388
% change year-on-year - +9.67%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.63 £37.75 £36.50
% change year-on-year +10.26% +3.42%  

Python is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Coventry
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 56 132 106
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry 22.76% 32.59% 33.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 90 81
Median daily rate £351 £388 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.54% +29.16%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £315 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 8
Median hourly rate £25.00 £17.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.85% -22.22%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +14.86% +2.77%  

Python
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Coventry citing Python as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for Python in Coventry

Python
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Python in Coventry

Python
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Python in Coventry over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Python in Coventry

Python
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Python in Coventry

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Coventry region with a requirement for Python.

1 5 (55.56%) Ruby
2 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) Linux
2 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (44.44%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (33.33%) DevOps
3 3 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 3 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 3 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 3 (33.33%) MongoDB
3 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (33.33%) Perl
3 3 (33.33%) PHP
4 2 (22.22%) HTML
4 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 2 (22.22%) DB2
4 2 (22.22%) CSS
4 2 (22.22%) Web Services
4 2 (22.22%) Data Modelling
4 2 (22.22%) IBM
4 2 (22.22%) Shell Script
4 2 (22.22%) Google
4 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
4 2 (22.22%) TDD
4 2 (22.22%) Symfony
4 2 (22.22%) CakePHP
4 2 (22.22%) Django
4 2 (22.22%) jQuery

Python
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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%) CloudStack
1 1 (11.11%) nginx
1 1 (11.11%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (11.11%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (11.11%) Route 53
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 2 (22.22%) DB2
3 1 (11.11%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
3 1 (11.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (11.11%) CircleCI
3 1 (11.11%) GoCD
3 1 (11.11%) Hudson
3 1 (11.11%) JIRA
3 1 (11.11%) Selenium
3 1 (11.11%) Travis CI
3 1 (11.11%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Django Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Full Stack Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Python Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Python/Django Developer
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Automation Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) AWS Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Cloud Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) DevOps Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Ethical Hacker
3 1 (11.11%) HTML CSS Developer
3 1 (11.11%) HTML Developer
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (11.11%) PHP Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Security Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Windows DevOps Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) AngularJS
1 2 (22.22%) CakePHP
1 2 (22.22%) CSS
1 2 (22.22%) Django
1 2 (22.22%) Express
1 2 (22.22%) HTML
1 2 (22.22%) jQuery
1 2 (22.22%) Laravel
1 2 (22.22%) MEAN Stack
1 2 (22.22%) Node.js
1 2 (22.22%) REST
1 2 (22.22%) Symfony
1 2 (22.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 2 (22.22%) Web Services
2 1 (11.11%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Unix
2 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (33.33%) DevOps
3 2 (22.22%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (22.22%) Data Modelling
3 2 (22.22%) Logical Data Model
3 2 (22.22%) Open Source
3 2 (22.22%) TDD
4 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
4 1 (11.11%) Ethical Hacking
4 1 (11.11%) Fuzz Testing
4 1 (11.11%) OWASP
4 1 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Scrum
4 1 (11.11%) Security Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Social Engineering
4 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
4 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
4 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) Ruby
2 4 (44.44%) SQL
3 3 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 3 (33.33%) Perl
3 3 (33.33%) PHP
4 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 2 (22.22%) Shell Script
5 1 (11.11%) C#
5 1 (11.11%) Go
5 1 (11.11%) Korn
5 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
5 1 (11.11%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) CHECK Team Member
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Docker
2 1 (11.11%) vSphere
2 1 (11.11%) Xen
2 1 (11.11%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (22.22%) Ansible
2 2 (22.22%) Puppet
2 2 (22.22%) Terraform
3 1 (11.11%) Cobbler
3 1 (11.11%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Google
1 2 (22.22%) IBM
2 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
2 1 (11.11%) SaltStack