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 23 June 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
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 23 29
Rank change year-on-year -5 +6  
Contract jobs citing Python 4 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Norfolk 2.30% 4.11% 1.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.19% 9.89% 4.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 3
Median daily rate £450 £350 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.57% -14.63%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £388
% change year-on-year - +9.67%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £38.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year +11.84% +4.10%  

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 77 91 62
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Norfolk 44.25% 41.55% 34.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 64 48
Median daily rate £375 £375 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +17.18%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £253 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £534 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £24.23 £33.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -27.14%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year +13.33% +2.73%  

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
Contract Job Locations in Norfolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Python within the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Norwich -4 4 £450 +28.57% 2
Python
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 4 (80.00%) Java
1 4 (80.00%) MySQL
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (80.00%) Apache
1 4 (80.00%) Tomcat
1 4 (80.00%) Hadoop
1 4 (80.00%) MapReduce
2 3 (60.00%) Big Data
2 3 (60.00%) Kafka
2 3 (60.00%) Apache Spark
2 3 (60.00%) Hadoop YARN
2 3 (60.00%) HDFS
2 3 (60.00%) Coaching
2 3 (60.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (60.00%) Data Integration
2 3 (60.00%) Apache Solr
2 3 (60.00%) Spring
2 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Spring MVC
2 3 (60.00%) Eclipse
2 3 (60.00%) MVC
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (20.00%) OOD
4 1 (20.00%) OO
4 1 (20.00%) Web Services

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 4 (80.00%) Apache
1 4 (80.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (60.00%) Apache Solr
2 3 (60.00%) Apache Spark
3 1 (20.00%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon EMR
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon S3
1 1 (20.00%) AWS Lambda
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) Hadoop
1 4 (80.00%) MySQL
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (60.00%) Big Data
3 1 (20.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (20.00%) Amazon Redshift
3 1 (20.00%) Apache Hive
3 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (20.00%) Sqoop
3 1 (20.00%) Yellowfin
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (20.00%) Bitbucket
2 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Technical Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Database Architect
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) Kafka
1 3 (60.00%) Spring
1 3 (60.00%) Spring MVC
2 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (20.00%) Data Structures
1 1 (20.00%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) MapReduce
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Coaching
2 3 (60.00%) Data Integration
2 3 (60.00%) MVC
2 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) Complexity Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Deployment
3 1 (20.00%) DevOps
3 1 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) OOD
3 1 (20.00%) Open Source
3 1 (20.00%) Open Source Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (20.00%) C#
4 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (20.00%) PHP
4 1 (20.00%) VB
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Hadoop YARN