Period
to 25 January 2022

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newport 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 25 January 2022 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
South Wales > Newport
6 months to
25 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 5 11 5
Rank change year-on-year +6 -6 +6
Contract jobs citing Python 77 19 56
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Newport 21.57% 9.90% 18.92%
As % of the Programming Languages category 45.83% 50.00% 43.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 8 40
10th Percentile £240 £140 £424
25th Percentile £509 £141 £439
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £388 £505
Median % change year-on-year +35.48% -23.27% +6.32%
75th Percentile £549 £525 £553
90th Percentile £588 £533 £575
South Wales median daily rate £520 £409 £490
% change year-on-year +27.22% -16.58% +7.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 4
10th Percentile £20.96 - -
25th Percentile £22.40 £20.00 -
Median hourly rate £24.79 £21.80 £19.18
Median % change year-on-year +13.72% +13.66% -18.35%
75th Percentile £24.90 £23.97 £19.27
90th Percentile £24.96 £26.09 £19.43
South Wales median hourly rate £24.79 £21.80 £19.18
% change year-on-year +13.72% +13.66% -18.35%

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 Newport with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Newport
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 168 38 130
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newport 47.06% 19.79% 43.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 24 103
10th Percentile £415 £181 £313
25th Percentile £501 £341 £400
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £488 £475
Median % change year-on-year +7.69% +2.63% +5.56%
75th Percentile £613 £525 £531
90th Percentile £650 £550 £562
South Wales median daily rate £509 £400 £450
% change year-on-year +27.13% -11.11% +7.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 4
10th Percentile £18.51 £15.59 -
25th Percentile £20.38 £20.00 -
Median hourly rate £20.75 £20.90 £19.18
Median % change year-on-year -0.72% +8.97% -17.49%
75th Percentile £24.90 £23.43 £19.27
90th Percentile £25.00 £25.74 £19.43
South Wales median hourly rate £24.79 £20.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +23.95% -46.67% +61.33%

Python
Job Vacancy Trend in Newport

Job postings citing Python as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Newport.

Job vacancy trend for Python in Newport

Python
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newport

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Python in Newport.

Daily rate trend for Python in Newport

Python
Daily Rate Histogram in Newport

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Python in Newport over the 6 months to 25 January 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Python in Newport

Python
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Newport

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Python in Newport.

Hourly rate trend for Python in Newport

For the 6 months to 25 January 2022, 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 Newport region with a requirement for Python.

1 42 (54.55%) SC Cleared
1 42 (54.55%) Security Cleared
2 39 (50.65%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (46.75%) Test Automation
4 32 (41.56%) Social Skills
5 30 (38.96%) R
5 30 (38.96%) Software Engineering
6 29 (37.66%) Mathematics
7 25 (32.47%) Java
8 18 (23.38%) AWS
9 17 (22.08%) Public Sector
9 17 (22.08%) Terraform
10 15 (19.48%) Apache Spark
10 15 (19.48%) CI/CD
10 15 (19.48%) SQL
11 14 (18.18%) ETL
11 14 (18.18%) Infrastructure as Code
11 14 (18.18%) Serverless
11 14 (18.18%) Data Science
11 14 (18.18%) AWS Lambda
12 13 (16.88%) Continuous Integration
13 12 (15.58%) Data Modelling
13 12 (15.58%) DevOps
14 11 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
14 11 (14.29%) Apache Hive
14 11 (14.29%) Cloudera
15 10 (12.99%) Hadoop
15 10 (12.99%) Statistics
15 10 (12.99%) Data Engineering
16 9 (11.69%) HDFS

Python
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newport 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 15 (19.48%) Apache Spark
2 5 (6.49%) SAS
3 4 (5.19%) SharePoint
4 3 (3.90%) Confluence
5 2 (2.60%) Apache
5 2 (2.60%) CMS
5 2 (2.60%) IBM Notes
6 1 (1.30%) Apache Airflow
6 1 (1.30%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.30%) Jupyter
Applications
1 1 (1.30%) Stata
Cloud Services
1 18 (23.38%) AWS
2 14 (18.18%) AWS Lambda
2 14 (18.18%) Serverless
3 8 (10.39%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 8 (10.39%) Amazon Cognito
4 6 (7.79%) GCP
5 5 (6.49%) IaaS
6 4 (5.19%) GitHub
6 4 (5.19%) PaaS
7 3 (3.90%) SaaS
8 2 (2.60%) OpenShift
9 1 (1.30%) Amazon S3
9 1 (1.30%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (1.30%) AWS CodeBuild
9 1 (1.30%) AWS CodeDeploy
9 1 (1.30%) AWS CodePipeline
9 1 (1.30%) AWS Step Functions
9 1 (1.30%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (1.30%) Google Data Studio
9 1 (1.30%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.30%) Firewall
1 1 (1.30%) IKE
1 1 (1.30%) IPsec
1 1 (1.30%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (14.29%) Apache Hive
2 10 (12.99%) Hadoop
3 9 (11.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 9 (11.69%) Big Data
3 9 (11.69%) Impala
3 9 (11.69%) Metadata
4 6 (7.79%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (7.79%) Relational Database
5 3 (3.90%) Parquet
6 2 (2.60%) SQL Server
7 1 (1.30%) Apache Zeppelin
7 1 (1.30%) Bigtable
7 1 (1.30%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.30%) Power BI
7 1 (1.30%) Spatial Data
7 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.30%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 7 (9.09%) GitLab
2 4 (5.19%) Jenkins
2 4 (5.19%) JIRA
3 3 (3.90%) Cucumber
4 2 (2.60%) Artifactory
4 2 (2.60%) Cypress.io
4 2 (2.60%) JMeter
5 1 (1.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.30%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.30%) RStudio
General
1 32 (41.56%) Social Skills
2 17 (22.08%) Public Sector
3 11 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.60%) Billing
5 1 (1.30%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 24 (31.17%) Software Engineer
2 23 (29.87%) Java Engineer
3 13 (16.88%) Python Engineer
4 11 (14.29%) Java Software Engineer
4 11 (14.29%) Python Software Engineer
5 9 (11.69%) Developer
6 7 (9.09%) Data Engineer
6 7 (9.09%) Data Scientist
7 6 (7.79%) AWS Developer
7 6 (7.79%) AWS Engineer
8 5 (6.49%) Cloud Engineer
9 3 (3.90%) Analyst
9 3 (3.90%) AWS Software Engineer
9 3 (3.90%) Data Analyst
9 3 (3.90%) Research Analyst
10 2 (2.60%) DevOps Engineer
10 2 (2.60%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
10 2 (2.60%) Scala Engineer
10 2 (2.60%) Test Engineer
11 1 (1.30%) Product Owner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.09%) PySpark
2 5 (6.49%) Middleware
3 4 (5.19%) Pandas
4 3 (3.90%) Apache Avro
4 3 (3.90%) REST
5 2 (2.60%) Matplotlib
5 2 (2.60%) NumPy
6 1 (1.30%) .NET
6 1 (1.30%) Apache Flex
6 1 (1.30%) CSS
6 1 (1.30%) Flutter
6 1 (1.30%) Gherkin
6 1 (1.30%) HTML
6 1 (1.30%) PyTorch
6 1 (1.30%) RESTful
6 1 (1.30%) Web Services
6 1 (1.30%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.79%) Cloud Native
2 2 (2.60%) Public Cloud
3 1 (1.30%) Algorithms
3 1 (1.30%) Linked Data
3 1 (1.30%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.30%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.30%) Linux
1 1 (1.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (1.30%) Windows
1 1 (1.30%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (50.65%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (46.75%) Test Automation
3 30 (38.96%) Software Engineering
4 29 (37.66%) Mathematics
5 15 (19.48%) CI/CD
6 14 (18.18%) Data Science
6 14 (18.18%) ETL
6 14 (18.18%) Infrastructure as Code
7 13 (16.88%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (15.58%) Data Modelling
8 12 (15.58%) DevOps
9 10 (12.99%) Data Engineering
9 10 (12.99%) Statistics
10 8 (10.39%) Continuous Delivery
10 8 (10.39%) Validation
11 7 (9.09%) Coaching
11 7 (9.09%) Data Munging
12 6 (7.79%) Data Ingestion
12 6 (7.79%) Data Pipeline
12 6 (7.79%) ETL Development
Programming Languages
1 30 (38.96%) R
2 25 (32.47%) Java
3 15 (19.48%) SQL
4 9 (11.69%) Scala
5 6 (7.79%) Bash
6 3 (3.90%) C#
7 2 (2.60%) Groovy
8 1 (1.30%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.30%) Perl
8 1 (1.30%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.30%) Ruby
8 1 (1.30%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 42 (54.55%) SC Cleared
1 42 (54.55%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.60%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.30%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.30%) DBS Check
3 1 (1.30%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.90%) QA
2 1 (1.30%) Accessibility
2 1 (1.30%) WCAG
System Software
1 9 (11.69%) HDFS
2 7 (9.09%) Docker
3 1 (1.30%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.30%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.30%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 17 (22.08%) Terraform
2 5 (6.49%) Kubernetes
3 4 (5.19%) Ansible
4 1 (1.30%) CloudForms
4 1 (1.30%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 11 (14.29%) Cloudera
2 5 (6.49%) Google
2 5 (6.49%) IBM
3 2 (2.60%) Lotus
3 2 (2.60%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.60%) Pega
4 1 (1.30%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.30%) VMware