Period
to 23 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 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 23 January 2019 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 Midlands > Nottinghamshire
6 months to
23 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 16 52 68
Rank change year-on-year +36 +16 +4
Contract jobs citing Python 67 25 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 9.88% 2.63% 1.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.20% 7.16% 3.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 18 9
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £475 £494 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.80% +36.21% +95.95%
10th Percentile £348 £406 £323
90th Percentile £550 £629 £458
East Midlands median daily rate £450 £489 £388
% change year-on-year -7.93% +26.13% +7.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate - £45.00 -
East Midlands median hourly rate - £55.60 £42.50
% change year-on-year - +30.82% -

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 Nottinghamshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Nottinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 316 349 399
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 46.61% 36.78% 44.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 218 228 228
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £425 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +13.33% +11.52%
10th Percentile £300 £270 £286
90th Percentile £550 £563 £496
East Midlands median daily rate £410 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +9.20% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 1
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £21.25 £41.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -49.10% +138.57% +12.90%
10th Percentile £12.62 £37.33 £16.25
90th Percentile £34.50 £46.78 £18.75
East Midlands median hourly rate £30.00 £39.25 £27.00
% change year-on-year -23.57% +45.37% +45.95%

Python
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottinghamshire

Job postings citing Python as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for Python in Nottinghamshire

Python
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Python in Nottinghamshire

Python
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Python in Nottinghamshire over the 6 months to 23 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Python in Nottinghamshire

Python
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Python within the Nottinghamshire region over the 6 months to 23 January 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham +35 65 £450 -8.86% 19
Python
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 January 2019, 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 Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for Python.

1 56 (83.58%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (59.70%) Amazon AWS
3 36 (53.73%) Ansible
4 30 (44.78%) Linux
4 30 (44.78%) ETL
5 29 (43.28%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 28 (41.79%) DevOps
7 27 (40.30%) Docker
8 25 (37.31%) Opscode Chef
9 22 (32.84%) SQL
9 22 (32.84%) Open Source
10 21 (31.34%) NoSQL
10 21 (31.34%) Amazon Aurora
11 20 (29.85%) Web Services
12 19 (28.36%) Analytics
12 19 (28.36%) Amazon EC2
12 19 (28.36%) Amazon S3
12 19 (28.36%) Relational Database
12 19 (28.36%) Amazon Redshift
12 19 (28.36%) Amazon EMR
12 19 (28.36%) Amazon Glacier
12 19 (28.36%) Analytical Skills
13 18 (26.87%) Splunk
13 18 (26.87%) MySQL
13 18 (26.87%) PHP
14 17 (25.37%) Data Analytics
15 14 (20.90%) Red Hat
16 13 (19.40%) Workflow
16 13 (19.40%) Task Automation
17 12 (17.91%) Finance

Python
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottinghamshire 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 11 (16.42%) nginx
2 9 (13.43%) Apache Spark
3 2 (2.99%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 40 (59.70%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (43.28%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 19 (28.36%) Amazon EC2
3 19 (28.36%) Amazon EMR
3 19 (28.36%) Amazon Glacier
3 19 (28.36%) Amazon S3
4 10 (14.93%) Route 53
5 5 (7.46%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (5.97%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (2.99%) OpenShift
7 2 (2.99%) Tricentis Tosca
8 1 (1.49%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.49%) BGP
1 1 (1.49%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (1.49%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (1.49%) EIGRP
1 1 (1.49%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (1.49%) Firewall
1 1 (1.49%) HSRP
1 1 (1.49%) HTTP
1 1 (1.49%) IPsec
1 1 (1.49%) Network Security
1 1 (1.49%) NX-OS
1 1 (1.49%) Sourcefire
1 1 (1.49%) SSL
1 1 (1.49%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.49%) VRRP
1 1 (1.49%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (31.34%) Amazon Aurora
1 21 (31.34%) NoSQL
2 19 (28.36%) Amazon Redshift
2 19 (28.36%) Relational Database
3 18 (26.87%) MySQL
4 9 (13.43%) Big Data
4 9 (13.43%) Cloudera CDH
4 9 (13.43%) Hadoop
4 9 (13.43%) Sqoop
5 8 (11.94%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (2.99%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (2.99%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 12 (17.91%) Git (software)
1 12 (17.91%) Selenium
2 9 (13.43%) Jenkins
3 7 (10.45%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.99%) Artifactory
4 2 (2.99%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (2.99%) Bitbucket
4 2 (2.99%) Cucumber
4 2 (2.99%) HP UFT
4 2 (2.99%) Maven
4 2 (2.99%) Subversion
General
1 12 (17.91%) Finance
2 5 (7.46%) Back Office
3 3 (4.48%) Publishing
4 2 (2.99%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (31.34%) AWS Engineer
2 20 (29.85%) Developer
3 18 (26.87%) Administrator
3 18 (26.87%) Cloud Engineer
4 12 (17.91%) DevOps Engineer
5 11 (16.42%) Systems Administrator
6 10 (14.93%) Agile Developer
6 10 (14.93%) Agile Tester
6 10 (14.93%) Automation Tester
6 10 (14.93%) AWS DevOps
6 10 (14.93%) Developer in Test
6 10 (14.93%) Selenium Automation Tester
6 10 (14.93%) Selenium Tester
6 10 (14.93%) Test Automation Developer
6 10 (14.93%) Tester
7 9 (13.43%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 9 (13.43%) Software Developer
8 8 (11.94%) Data Engineer
9 7 (10.45%) Hadoop Administrator
9 7 (10.45%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (29.85%) Web Services
2 11 (16.42%) Elastic Stack
2 11 (16.42%) LEMP Stack
2 11 (16.42%) Memcached
2 11 (16.42%) PHP-FPM
3 3 (4.48%) Kafka
4 2 (2.99%) .NET
4 2 (2.99%) ASP.NET
4 2 (2.99%) Node.js
4 2 (2.99%) React
4 2 (2.99%) Spring
5 1 (1.49%) Django
5 1 (1.49%) Flask
5 1 (1.49%) NumPy
5 1 (1.49%) Pandas
5 1 (1.49%) scikit-learn
5 1 (1.49%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (28.36%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (10.45%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (4.48%) Robotics
4 2 (2.99%) Mainframe
4 2 (2.99%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 30 (44.78%) Linux
2 12 (17.91%) CentOS
3 10 (14.93%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (83.58%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (44.78%) ETL
3 28 (41.79%) DevOps
4 22 (32.84%) Open Source
5 19 (28.36%) Analytics
6 17 (25.37%) Data Analytics
7 13 (19.40%) Task Automation
7 13 (19.40%) Workflow
8 12 (17.91%) Business Continuity
8 12 (17.91%) Computer Science
8 12 (17.91%) Test Automation
9 10 (14.93%) Auto-Scaling
9 10 (14.93%) Data Science
9 10 (14.93%) OO
10 9 (13.43%) Use Case
10 9 (13.43%) Visualisation
11 7 (10.45%) Mentoring
11 7 (10.45%) SDET
12 5 (7.46%) Office Automation
12 5 (7.46%) Robotic Process Automation
Programming Languages
1 22 (32.84%) SQL
2 18 (26.87%) PHP
3 12 (17.91%) Bash Shell
3 12 (17.91%) Java
4 10 (14.93%) C#
5 9 (13.43%) Scala
6 5 (7.46%) JavaScript
6 5 (7.46%) Perl
7 3 (4.48%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.49%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 11 (16.42%) Degree
2 10 (14.93%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.49%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.94%) GDPR
System Software
1 27 (40.30%) Docker
Systems Management
1 36 (53.73%) Ansible
2 25 (37.31%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (16.42%) HAProxy
3 11 (16.42%) Icinga
3 11 (16.42%) Nagios
4 9 (13.43%) Oozie
5 3 (4.48%) Puppet
6 2 (2.99%) Kubernetes
6 2 (2.99%) OpenView
6 2 (2.99%) SCOM
6 2 (2.99%) ZABBIX
7 1 (1.49%) Docker Swarm
7 1 (1.49%) Terraform
Vendors
1 18 (26.87%) Splunk
2 14 (20.90%) Red Hat
3 9 (13.43%) Cloudera
4 5 (7.46%) Automation Anywhere
4 5 (7.46%) Google
5 2 (2.99%) HP
5 2 (2.99%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.99%) Oracle
6 1 (1.49%) Arista
6 1 (1.49%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.49%) Cisco
6 1 (1.49%) F5
6 1 (1.49%) Palo Alto
6 1 (1.49%) SaltStack