Period
to 31 July 2021

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 31 July 2021 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
31 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 5 3 5
Rank change year-on-year -2 +2 +2
Contract jobs citing Python 51 66 53
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Newport 17.96% 29.73% 16.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 49.04% 71.74% 46.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 54 42
10th Percentile £145 £379 £136
25th Percentile £154 £413 £369
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £475 £475 £475
75th Percentile £523 £523 £547
90th Percentile £545 £538 £575
South Wales median daily rate £451 £475 £475
% change year-on-year -5.00% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 2
10th Percentile £22.23 £17.30 £19.25
25th Percentile £23.89 £17.38 £19.36
Median hourly rate £25.00 £19.00 £19.53
Median % change year-on-year +31.58% -2.71% +3.50%
75th Percentile £26.63 £21.00 £19.71
90th Percentile £27.37 £21.90 £19.81
South Wales median hourly rate £25.00 £19.00 £19.88
% change year-on-year +31.58% -4.43% +5.35%

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 104 92 115
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newport 36.62% 41.44% 35.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 74 91
10th Percentile £153 £379 £316
25th Percentile £416 £413 £363
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £493 £475 £475
Median % change year-on-year +3.68% - +18.75%
75th Percentile £518 £525 £541
90th Percentile £545 £549 £575
South Wales median daily rate £450 £450 £420
% change year-on-year - +7.14% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 3 3
10th Percentile £20.27 £17.30 £19.32
25th Percentile £21.25 £17.38 £19.53
Median hourly rate £24.50 £19.00 £19.88
Median % change year-on-year +28.95% -4.43% +5.35%
75th Percentile £25.50 £21.00 £39.94
90th Percentile £27.15 £21.90 £51.98
South Wales median hourly rate £24.50 £19.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +28.95% -49.33% +98.73%

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 31 July 2021.

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 31 July 2021, 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 27 (52.94%) Security Cleared
2 23 (45.10%) SC Cleared
3 22 (43.14%) R
4 21 (41.18%) SQL
5 19 (37.25%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (33.33%) Software Engineering
7 13 (25.49%) DevOps
7 13 (25.49%) GCP
8 12 (23.53%) Relational Database
8 12 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (21.57%) TDD
9 11 (21.57%) Analytical Skills
9 11 (21.57%) Data Engineering
10 10 (19.61%) PySpark
10 10 (19.61%) Public Sector
10 10 (19.61%) AWS
11 9 (17.65%) Scala
11 9 (17.65%) Data Analysis
11 9 (17.65%) Infrastructure as Code
11 9 (17.65%) Serverless
11 9 (17.65%) AWS Lambda
11 9 (17.65%) Terraform
12 8 (15.69%) ETL Development
12 8 (15.69%) Impala
12 8 (15.69%) AWS Step Functions
12 8 (15.69%) Data Science
12 8 (15.69%) ETL
12 8 (15.69%) C#
12 8 (15.69%) Amazon S3
12 8 (15.69%) Apache Hive

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 5 (9.80%) Apache Spark
1 5 (9.80%) Jupyter
1 5 (9.80%) SAS
2 3 (5.88%) Apache
2 3 (5.88%) Apache Airflow
2 3 (5.88%) Confluence
3 2 (3.92%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.96%) R Markdown
Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 13 (25.49%) GCP
2 10 (19.61%) AWS
3 9 (17.65%) AWS Lambda
3 9 (17.65%) Serverless
4 8 (15.69%) Amazon S3
4 8 (15.69%) AWS Step Functions
5 5 (9.80%) GitHub
6 4 (7.84%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 4 (7.84%) Azure
6 4 (7.84%) Google Analytics
7 3 (5.88%) Amazon SQS
7 3 (5.88%) AWS CloudFormation
7 3 (5.88%) AWS CodeBuild
7 3 (5.88%) AWS CodeDeploy
7 3 (5.88%) AWS CodePipeline
7 3 (5.88%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 2 (3.92%) Google Data Studio
8 2 (3.92%) Google Sheets
8 2 (3.92%) Google Tag Manager
9 1 (1.96%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.96%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (23.53%) Relational Database
2 8 (15.69%) Apache Hive
2 8 (15.69%) Impala
3 7 (13.73%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 7 (13.73%) Hadoop
4 6 (11.76%) Amazon Athena
4 6 (11.76%) Metadata
5 4 (7.84%) Amazon Redshift
5 4 (7.84%) Apache Zeppelin
5 4 (7.84%) Big Data
5 4 (7.84%) SQL Server
6 3 (5.88%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (3.92%) BigQuery
8 1 (1.96%) HBase
8 1 (1.96%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.96%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 6 (11.76%) Git (software)
1 6 (11.76%) JIRA
2 4 (7.84%) RStudio
3 2 (3.92%) Artifactory
3 2 (3.92%) GitLab
4 1 (1.96%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.96%) Jenkins
General
1 11 (21.57%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (19.61%) Public Sector
3 4 (7.84%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 15 (29.41%) Software Engineer
2 9 (17.65%) Analyst
3 8 (15.69%) AWS Engineer
3 8 (15.69%) Developer
4 6 (11.76%) Data Engineer
5 5 (9.80%) Python Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) AWS Software Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) Data Analyst
6 4 (7.84%) Python Software Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) Data Scientist
7 3 (5.88%) Digital Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) Python Developer
7 3 (5.88%) Research Analyst
8 2 (3.92%) Applications Specialist
8 2 (3.92%) Digital Performance Analyst
8 2 (3.92%) Insight Analyst
8 2 (3.92%) Network Specialist
8 2 (3.92%) Performance Analyst
8 2 (3.92%) Technical Leader
9 1 (1.96%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (19.61%) PySpark
2 6 (11.76%) pytest
3 5 (9.80%) Pandas
4 4 (7.84%) HTML
4 4 (7.84%) JSON
4 4 (7.84%) Node.js
4 4 (7.84%) React
5 3 (5.88%) CSS
6 2 (3.92%) .NET
6 2 (3.92%) Lambda Expressions
6 2 (3.92%) Serverless Framework
6 2 (3.92%) YAML
7 1 (1.96%) Gherkin
7 1 (1.96%) JSON-LD
7 1 (1.96%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.76%) Cloud Native
2 3 (5.88%) Social Media
3 2 (3.92%) Algorithms
3 2 (3.92%) Data Structures
3 2 (3.92%) Linked Data
4 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.96%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.96%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.96%) Unix
1 1 (1.96%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (37.25%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 13 (25.49%) DevOps
4 12 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (21.57%) Data Engineering
5 11 (21.57%) TDD
6 9 (17.65%) Data Analysis
6 9 (17.65%) Infrastructure as Code
7 8 (15.69%) Data Science
7 8 (15.69%) ETL
7 8 (15.69%) ETL Development
7 8 (15.69%) Statistics
8 7 (13.73%) BDD
8 7 (13.73%) Test Automation
9 6 (11.76%) Coaching
9 6 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (11.76%) Data Modelling
9 6 (11.76%) Decision-Making
9 6 (11.76%) Functional Testing
9 6 (11.76%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (43.14%) R
2 21 (41.18%) SQL
3 9 (17.65%) Scala
4 8 (15.69%) C#
5 7 (13.73%) Java
6 3 (5.88%) JavaScript
6 3 (5.88%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.96%) C
7 1 (1.96%) Clojure
7 1 (1.96%) Groovy
7 1 (1.96%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 27 (52.94%) Security Cleared
2 23 (45.10%) SC Cleared
3 5 (9.80%) DBS Check
4 2 (3.92%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.96%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.96%) CCNA
5 1 (1.96%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.96%) MCP
5 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (15.69%) Data Quality
2 5 (9.80%) Accessibility
3 1 (1.96%) QA
3 1 (1.96%) WCAG
System Software
1 5 (9.80%) Docker
2 3 (5.88%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 9 (17.65%) Terraform
2 2 (3.92%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 6 (11.76%) Google
2 3 (5.88%) Cloudera
3 2 (3.92%) Remedy
4 1 (1.96%) Databricks
4 1 (1.96%) EMC
4 1 (1.96%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.96%) Oracle