Period
to 21 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a Python Developer was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 6 months to 21 July 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Developer
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 83 120 135
Rank change year-on-year +37 +15 -12
Contract jobs requiring a Python Developer 51 32 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 2.35% 1.08% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.40% 1.12% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 32 4
Leeds median daily rate £400 £394 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.59% -10.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £349 £363 £374
90th Percentile £488 £520 £549
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £375 £438
% change year-on-year +6.67% -14.29% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Leeds median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2124 2859 2763
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 98.02% 96.17% 94.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1450 2001 1902
Leeds median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.29% +7.69%
10th Percentile £287 £293 £238
90th Percentile £550 £575 £508
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.29% +2.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 49 81
Leeds median hourly rate £14.50 £12.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.00% +0.04% -16.70%
10th Percentile £10.50 £9.40 £8.90
90th Percentile £31.21 £17.95 £23.75
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.43 £12.38 £13.73
% change year-on-year +8.53% -9.89% +5.63%

Python Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings that featured Python Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

Job vacancy trend for Python Developer in Leeds

Python Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Python Developer in Leeds

Python Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 21 July 2017, Python Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Leeds region featuring Python Developer in the job title.

1 51 (100.00%) Python
2 32 (62.75%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (43.14%) JavaScript
4 14 (27.45%) Java
5 12 (23.53%) PHP
5 12 (23.53%) CSS
6 11 (21.57%) HTML
6 11 (21.57%) Linux
7 10 (19.61%) Git (software)
7 10 (19.61%) OO
8 9 (17.65%) High Availability
8 9 (17.65%) NoSQL
8 9 (17.65%) RabbitMQ
8 9 (17.65%) Data Analytics
8 9 (17.65%) OOP
8 9 (17.65%) MySQL
8 9 (17.65%) Billing
8 9 (17.65%) Analytics
9 8 (15.69%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (11.76%) Django
11 5 (9.80%) Relational Database
12 4 (7.84%) Open Source
12 4 (7.84%) Games
12 4 (7.84%) Unix
13 3 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
13 3 (5.88%) TDD
13 3 (5.88%) Node.js
13 3 (5.88%) Riak
13 3 (5.88%) MariaDB
13 3 (5.88%) Continuous Integration

Python Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.96%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (17.65%) MySQL
1 9 (17.65%) NoSQL
2 5 (9.80%) Relational Database
3 3 (5.88%) MariaDB
3 3 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (5.88%) Riak
4 2 (3.92%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.96%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.96%) Couchbase
5 1 (1.96%) Redis
Development Applications
1 10 (19.61%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.96%) Subversion
General
1 9 (17.65%) Billing
2 4 (7.84%) Games
3 1 (1.96%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (23.53%) CSS
2 11 (21.57%) HTML
3 9 (17.65%) RabbitMQ
4 6 (11.76%) Django
5 3 (5.88%) Node.js
6 2 (3.92%) CSS3
6 2 (3.92%) Flask
6 2 (3.92%) HTML5
6 2 (3.92%) Laravel
6 2 (3.92%) Symfony
7 1 (1.96%) AngularJS
7 1 (1.96%) Celery
7 1 (1.96%) CodeIgniter
7 1 (1.96%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.69%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.92%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 11 (21.57%) Linux
2 4 (7.84%) Unix
3 1 (1.96%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (62.75%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (19.61%) OO
3 9 (17.65%) Analytics
3 9 (17.65%) Data Analytics
3 9 (17.65%) High Availability
3 9 (17.65%) OOP
4 4 (7.84%) Open Source
5 3 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (5.88%) TDD
6 2 (3.92%) MVC
6 2 (3.92%) Scrum
7 1 (1.96%) Configuration Management
7 1 (1.96%) Data Visualisation
7 1 (1.96%) Functional Programming
7 1 (1.96%) Microservices
7 1 (1.96%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (1.96%) Test Automation
7 1 (1.96%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.96%) Web Design
7 1 (1.96%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 51 (100.00%) Python
2 22 (43.14%) JavaScript
3 14 (27.45%) Java
4 12 (23.53%) PHP
5 1 (1.96%) Ruby
5 1 (1.96%) Scala
5 1 (1.96%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (3.92%) Degree
2 1 (1.96%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (3.92%) Oracle
2 1 (1.96%) Zend
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