The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucester 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 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Python
Gloucestershire / Gloucester
Rank - - 18
Contract jobs citing Python 0 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucester - - 4.72%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 10.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 5
Median daily rate - - £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £424 £375
% change year-on-year +0.29% +13.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year -0.66% -5.62%  

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 Gloucester with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Gloucester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 31 35 55
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucester 29.25% 31.82% 43.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 20 44
Median daily rate £425 £438 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.85% +6.06%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £434 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £8.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.64 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +4.10% +11.11%  

Python
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucester 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 Gloucester

Python
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Python in Gloucester

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Gloucester region with a requirement for Python.

1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (71.43%) Security Cleared
3 4 (57.14%) RESTful
3 4 (57.14%) Big Data
3 4 (57.14%) Selenium
3 4 (57.14%) HTML
3 4 (57.14%) OOP
3 4 (57.14%) OO
3 4 (57.14%) CSS
3 4 (57.14%) JDBC
3 4 (57.14%) MVC
3 4 (57.14%) JMeter
4 3 (42.86%) Scrum
4 3 (42.86%) SOAP
4 3 (42.86%) XML
4 3 (42.86%) XSD
4 3 (42.86%) Windows
4 3 (42.86%) Linux
4 3 (42.86%) LoadRunner
4 3 (42.86%) DV Cleared
4 3 (42.86%) Kanban
4 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (42.86%) Web Accessibility
4 3 (42.86%) DevOps
5 2 (28.57%) Docker
5 2 (28.57%) Automated Testing
5 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
5 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
6 1 (14.29%) JSON
6 1 (14.29%) AngularJS

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) JMeter
1 4 (57.14%) Selenium
2 3 (42.86%) LoadRunner
3 1 (14.29%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Architect
2 3 (42.86%) Big Data Architect
2 3 (42.86%) Data Architect
2 3 (42.86%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Java Applications Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Java Architect
3 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) CSS
1 4 (57.14%) HTML
1 4 (57.14%) JDBC
1 4 (57.14%) RESTful
2 3 (42.86%) SOAP
2 3 (42.86%) XML
2 3 (42.86%) XSD
3 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
3 1 (14.29%) JSON
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) MVC
1 4 (57.14%) OO
1 4 (57.14%) OOP
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) DevOps
2 3 (42.86%) Kanban
2 3 (42.86%) Scrum
2 3 (42.86%) Web Accessibility
3 2 (28.57%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) Security Cleared
2 3 (42.86%) DV Cleared
3 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Docker