The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Norwich 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 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
Norfolk / Norwich
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 20 14
Rank change year-on-year -1 -6  
Contract jobs citing Python 5 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Norwich 3.82% 5.96% 3.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.25% 12.86% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 3
Median daily rate £488 £350 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +39.28% -14.63%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £350 £362
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £482 £522
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 £43.25 £38.75 £36.50
% change year-on-year +11.61% +6.16%  

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 Norwich with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Norwich
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 69 70 24
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Norwich 52.67% 46.36% 26.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 44 17
Median daily rate £350 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £325 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £545 £510
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 £37.00
% change year-on-year +13.33% +1.35%  

Python
Job Vacancy Trend in Norwich

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Norwich 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 Norwich

Python
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Norwich

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Python in Norwich

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

1 5 (100.00%) Hadoop
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) MySQL
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) Big Data
2 4 (80.00%) Kafka
2 4 (80.00%) MapReduce
2 4 (80.00%) Apache Spark
3 3 (60.00%) Hadoop YARN
3 3 (60.00%) HDFS
3 3 (60.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (60.00%) Coaching
3 3 (60.00%) Java
3 3 (60.00%) Apache
3 3 (60.00%) Tomcat
3 3 (60.00%) Eclipse
3 3 (60.00%) Spring
3 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (60.00%) MVC
3 3 (60.00%) Spring MVC
3 3 (60.00%) Data Integration
3 3 (60.00%) Apache Solr
4 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (40.00%) Apache Hive
5 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
5 1 (20.00%) HBase
5 1 (20.00%) Mahout
5 1 (20.00%) DevOps
5 1 (20.00%) Analytics

Python
Co-occurring IT Skills in Norwich 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 Spark
2 3 (60.00%) Apache
2 3 (60.00%) Apache Solr
2 3 (60.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (20.00%) Apache Pig
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (20.00%) Amazon EMR
2 1 (20.00%) Amazon S3
2 1 (20.00%) AWS Lambda
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) Hadoop
2 4 (80.00%) Big Data
2 4 (80.00%) MySQL
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (60.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (40.00%) Apache Hive
5 1 (20.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (20.00%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (20.00%) HBase
5 1 (20.00%) Mahout
5 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
5 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (20.00%) Sqoop
5 1 (20.00%) Yellowfin
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Eclipse
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Technical Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Database Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) Kafka
2 3 (60.00%) Spring
2 3 (60.00%) Spring MVC
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Fintech
1 1 (20.00%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) MapReduce
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%) Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) DevOps
3 1 (20.00%) ITSM
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (20.00%) VB
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Hadoop YARN