Period
to 1 June 2020

The median contractor rate for a Python Engineer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 6 months to 1 June 2020.

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 Engineer
England > North West
6 months to
1 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank - 188 211
Contract jobs requiring a Python Engineer 0 15 8
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the North West - 0.29% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.30% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 11 3
Median daily rate - £550 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.00% -6.98%
England median daily rate £525 £525 £525
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £42.50 £52.50 £8.00
% change year-on-year -19.05% +556.25% -75.96%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
North West
Contract vacancies in the North West with a recognized job title 2,727 4,928 5,627
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.84% 94.70% 95.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,620 3,151 3,489
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% +3.23%
10th Percentile £200 £250 £244
90th Percentile £638 £613 £575
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +4.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 159 223 318
Median hourly rate £20.57 £18.06 £18.42
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.90% -1.93% -4.34%
10th Percentile £12.02 £12.21 £11.27
90th Percentile £53.00 £49.75 £50.38
Median hourly rate £21.50 £19.50 £18.70
% change year-on-year +10.26% +4.28% -1.22%

Python Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings that featured Python Engineer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Python Engineer in the North West

Python Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Python Engineer in the North West.

Daily rate trend for Python Engineer in the North West