The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Norfolk 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 27 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.

Python
East of England / Norfolk
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 24 20
Rank change year-on-year -3 -4  
Contract jobs citing Python 1 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Norfolk 0.71% 2.07% 3.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.27% 6.56% 13.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 6
Median daily rate - £538 £638
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -15.68%  
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 Norfolk with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Norfolk
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 44 61 43
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Norfolk 31.43% 31.61% 22.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 42 33
Median daily rate £350 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £475 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £16.50 - £20.00
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 Norfolk

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Norfolk 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 Norfolk

Python
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Python in Norfolk

Python
Top 21 Co-occurring IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 27 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 Norfolk region with a requirement for Python.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) OOD
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) WordPress
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) Bitbucket
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Data Structures
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source Development
1 1 (100.00%) Complexity Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Deployment

Python
Co-occurring IT Skills in Norfolk 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 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) WordPress
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Bitbucket
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Complexity Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Deployment
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) OOD
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script