Period
to 23 September 2018

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 September 2018 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 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 17 48 69
Rank change year-on-year +31 +21 -11
Contract jobs citing Python 65 25 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 8.71% 2.83% 1.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.36% 6.60% 4.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 18 8
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £425 £450 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.50% +35.34% -30.00%
10th Percentile £315 £314 £276
90th Percentile £550 £563 £388
East Midlands median daily rate £401 £423 £375
% change year-on-year -5.21% +12.67% -21.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
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 354 379 370
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 47.45% 42.87% 36.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 235 230 207
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £304 £269 £289
90th Percentile £538 £500 £489
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 1
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £43.75 £38.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.64% +165.52% -67.78%
10th Percentile £20.12 £36.75 £13.25
90th Percentile £48.38 £40.25 £15.75
East Midlands median hourly rate £42.25 £47.50 £40.75
% change year-on-year -11.05% +16.56% +120.27%

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 September 2018.

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 September 2018. 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 +26 62 £400 -11.11% 18
Python
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 September 2018, 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 32 (49.23%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (44.62%) DevOps
3 27 (41.54%) Ansible
3 27 (41.54%) Linux
4 26 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
5 23 (35.38%) MySQL
6 21 (32.31%) Bash Shell
6 21 (32.31%) Opscode Chef
7 20 (30.77%) Docker
7 20 (30.77%) Analytics
8 19 (29.23%) Apache Cassandra
9 18 (27.69%) PHP
10 17 (26.15%) SQL
10 17 (26.15%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 16 (24.62%) JavaScript
11 16 (24.62%) NoSQL
11 16 (24.62%) Open Source
12 15 (23.08%) Web Services
12 15 (23.08%) Percona
12 15 (23.08%) Elasticsearch
13 14 (21.54%) Galera Cluster
13 14 (21.54%) Clustering
13 14 (21.54%) ETL
14 13 (20.00%) Replication
14 13 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
15 12 (18.46%) Amazon Redshift
15 12 (18.46%) Relational Database
15 12 (18.46%) Amazon EMR
15 12 (18.46%) Amazon Glacier
15 12 (18.46%) Amazon Aurora

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 15 (23.08%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (9.23%) nginx
3 4 (6.15%) Cloud Foundry
4 2 (3.08%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 26 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (26.15%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 12 (18.46%) Amazon EC2
3 12 (18.46%) Amazon EMR
3 12 (18.46%) Amazon Glacier
3 12 (18.46%) Amazon S3
4 6 (9.23%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (7.69%) Route 53
6 4 (6.15%) Google Cloud Platform
6 4 (6.15%) OpenShift
6 4 (6.15%) Tricentis Tosca
7 1 (1.54%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.54%) BGP
1 1 (1.54%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (1.54%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (1.54%) EIGRP
1 1 (1.54%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (1.54%) Firewall
1 1 (1.54%) HSRP
1 1 (1.54%) HTTP
1 1 (1.54%) IPsec
1 1 (1.54%) Network Security
1 1 (1.54%) NX-OS
1 1 (1.54%) Sourcefire
1 1 (1.54%) SSL
1 1 (1.54%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.54%) VRRP
1 1 (1.54%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (35.38%) MySQL
2 19 (29.23%) Apache Cassandra
3 16 (24.62%) NoSQL
4 12 (18.46%) Amazon Aurora
4 12 (18.46%) Amazon Redshift
4 12 (18.46%) Relational Database
5 5 (7.69%) MongoDB
6 3 (4.62%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.54%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 11 (16.92%) Selenium
2 9 (13.85%) Git (software)
3 7 (10.77%) Jenkins
4 6 (9.23%) Bitbucket
4 6 (9.23%) Cucumber
5 4 (6.15%) Artifactory
5 4 (6.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (6.15%) HP UFT
5 4 (6.15%) Maven
5 4 (6.15%) Subversion
6 2 (3.08%) JIRA
6 2 (3.08%) Protractor
6 2 (3.08%) SoapUI
6 2 (3.08%) SOAtest
6 2 (3.08%) SpecFlow
7 1 (1.54%) SonarQube
7 1 (1.54%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (15.38%) Back Office
2 3 (4.62%) Finance
2 3 (4.62%) Publishing
3 1 (1.54%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (32.31%) Developer
2 19 (29.23%) Administrator
3 15 (23.08%) DBA
4 14 (21.54%) AWS Engineer
4 14 (21.54%) MySQL DBA
5 13 (20.00%) Cloud Engineer
6 12 (18.46%) Automation Developer
7 8 (12.31%) Data Engineer
7 8 (12.31%) Server Administrator
8 7 (10.77%) Developer in Test
8 7 (10.77%) DevOps Engineer
9 6 (9.23%) Systems Administrator
10 5 (7.69%) Agile Developer
10 5 (7.69%) Agile Tester
10 5 (7.69%) Automation Tester
10 5 (7.69%) Java Developer
10 5 (7.69%) Selenium Automation Tester
10 5 (7.69%) Selenium Tester
10 5 (7.69%) Test Automation Developer
10 5 (7.69%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (23.08%) Web Services
2 8 (12.31%) LAMP
3 6 (9.23%) Elastic Stack
3 6 (9.23%) LEMP Stack
3 6 (9.23%) Memcached
3 6 (9.23%) Node.js
3 6 (9.23%) PHP-FPM
4 4 (6.15%) Kafka
4 4 (6.15%) React
4 4 (6.15%) Spring
5 2 (3.08%) AngularJS
5 2 (3.08%) SOAP
6 1 (1.54%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (21.54%) Clustering
2 13 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (20.00%) Replication
3 9 (13.85%) Mainframe
4 6 (9.23%) Computer Science
5 4 (6.15%) Public Cloud
6 3 (4.62%) Robotics
7 2 (3.08%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (1.54%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 27 (41.54%) Linux
2 6 (9.23%) CentOS
3 5 (7.69%) Unix
4 2 (3.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (49.23%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (44.62%) DevOps
3 20 (30.77%) Analytics
4 16 (24.62%) Open Source
5 14 (21.54%) ETL
6 12 (18.46%) Capacity Planning
6 12 (18.46%) Change Control
6 12 (18.46%) Process Management
6 12 (18.46%) Project Planning
6 12 (18.46%) Workflow
7 11 (16.92%) Data Analytics
7 11 (16.92%) Problem-Solving
7 11 (16.92%) Robotic Process Automation
7 11 (16.92%) Test Automation
8 10 (15.38%) Office Automation
8 10 (15.38%) Proactive Monitoring
9 9 (13.85%) Change Management
9 9 (13.85%) Dashboard Development
9 9 (13.85%) ITSM
9 9 (13.85%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (32.31%) Bash Shell
2 18 (27.69%) PHP
3 17 (26.15%) SQL
4 16 (24.62%) JavaScript
5 12 (18.46%) Java
5 12 (18.46%) Perl
6 6 (9.23%) C#
7 5 (7.69%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.54%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 6 (9.23%) Degree
2 5 (7.69%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (6.15%) MySQL Certification
System Software
1 20 (30.77%) Docker
Systems Management
1 27 (41.54%) Ansible
2 21 (32.31%) Opscode Chef
3 14 (21.54%) Galera Cluster
4 7 (10.77%) Puppet
5 6 (9.23%) HAProxy
5 6 (9.23%) Icinga
5 6 (9.23%) Nagios
6 4 (6.15%) Kubernetes
6 4 (6.15%) OpenView
6 4 (6.15%) SCOM
6 4 (6.15%) ZABBIX
7 2 (3.08%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (3.08%) Terraform
8 1 (1.54%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 15 (23.08%) Percona
2 12 (18.46%) Automation Anywhere
2 12 (18.46%) Splunk
3 10 (15.38%) Red Hat
4 6 (9.23%) HP
4 6 (9.23%) Microsoft
5 5 (7.69%) Google
6 2 (3.08%) Blue Prism
7 1 (1.54%) Arista
7 1 (1.54%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.54%) Cisco
7 1 (1.54%) F5
7 1 (1.54%) Palo Alto
7 1 (1.54%) SaltStack
7 1 (1.54%) Teradata