Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Ipswich 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 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
Suffolk > Ipswich
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 29 29
Rank change year-on-year +2 0 +6
Contract jobs citing Python 7 7 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Ipswich 2.82% 2.32% 3.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.29% 7.00% 9.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 2
Ipswich median daily rate £460 £444 £526
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.72% -15.60% -7.87%
10th Percentile £419 £376 £500
90th Percentile £506 £671 £590
Suffolk median daily rate £463 £444 £463
% change year-on-year +4.28% -4.21% -18.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Ipswich median hourly rate - - -
Suffolk 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 Ipswich with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Ipswich
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 68 100 100
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Ipswich 27.42% 33.11% 37.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 62 64
Ipswich median daily rate £413 £394 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.76% -1.56% +6.67%
10th Percentile £313 £295 £275
90th Percentile £504 £583 £568
Suffolk median daily rate £388 £403 £401
% change year-on-year -3.73% +0.31% +0.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Ipswich median hourly rate - £21.88 -
Suffolk median hourly rate £27.50 £35.00 £8.50
% change year-on-year -21.43% +311.76% -77.33%

Python
Job Vacancy Trend in Ipswich

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

Job vacancy trend for Python in Ipswich

Python
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Python in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 19 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 Ipswich region with a requirement for Python.

1 6 (85.71%) Hadoop
1 6 (85.71%) Big Data
1 6 (85.71%) Apache Spark
2 5 (71.43%) Oozie
2 5 (71.43%) Apache Hive
2 5 (71.43%) Impala
2 5 (71.43%) ETL
2 5 (71.43%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (71.43%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
3 4 (57.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (57.14%) Test Automation
4 3 (42.86%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (42.86%) Analytics
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (28.57%) Data Ingestion
5 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (28.57%) JSON
5 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (28.57%) XML
5 2 (28.57%) Sqoop
5 2 (28.57%) Apache Avro
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (28.57%) Cloudera
5 2 (28.57%) Kafka
6 1 (14.29%) REST
6 1 (14.29%) Java
6 1 (14.29%) Gradle

Python
Co-occurring IT Skills in Ipswich 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 6 (85.71%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) Big Data
1 6 (85.71%) Hadoop
2 5 (71.43%) Apache Hive
2 5 (71.43%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (71.43%) Impala
3 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
3 4 (57.14%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (28.57%) Sqoop
6 1 (14.29%) Parquet
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Gradle
1 1 (14.29%) JUnit
1 1 (14.29%) Selenium
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Big Data Engineer
1 6 (85.71%) Data Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Hadoop Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Apache Avro
1 2 (28.57%) JSON
1 2 (28.57%) Kafka
1 2 (28.57%) XML
2 1 (14.29%) CSS
2 1 (14.29%) Django
2 1 (14.29%) jQuery
2 1 (14.29%) PySpark
2 1 (14.29%) REST
2 1 (14.29%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) ETL
2 4 (57.14%) Test Automation
3 3 (42.86%) Analytics
3 3 (42.86%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) Data Ingestion
4 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
5 1 (14.29%) Microservices
5 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Java
1 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (71.43%) Oozie
2 1 (14.29%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (14.29%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Cloudera