Period
to 27 January 2020

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 27 January 2020 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
27 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 34 18 55
Rank change year-on-year -16 +37 +11
Contract jobs citing Python 27 67 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 4.35% 10.01% 2.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.16% 21.41% 7.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 53 16
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £385 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.95% -5.00% +35.59%
10th Percentile £283 £363 £406
90th Percentile £475 £550 £631
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £450 £500
% change year-on-year -11.11% -10.00% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate - - £45.00
East Midlands median hourly rate - - £55.60

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 242 313 343
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 39.03% 46.79% 36.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 217 224
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £413 £440 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% +10.00%
10th Percentile £275 £300 £269
90th Percentile £550 £550 £563
East Midlands median daily rate £385 £410 £375
% change year-on-year -6.10% +9.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 2
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £45.00 £21.25 £41.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +111.76% -49.10% +138.57%
10th Percentile £20.30 £12.62 £37.33
90th Percentile £48.25 £34.50 £46.78
East Midlands median hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 £39.25
% change year-on-year +33.33% -23.57% +45.37%

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 27 January 2020.

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 27 January 2020. 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 -20 27 £385 -14.44% 39
Python
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 January 2020, 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 20 (74.07%) AWS
2 14 (51.85%) Bash Shell
3 11 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (37.04%) Ansible
4 10 (37.04%) Docker
4 10 (37.04%) Azure
5 9 (33.33%) SQL
5 9 (33.33%) Linux
6 8 (29.63%) Java
6 8 (29.63%) Git (software)
7 7 (25.93%) Finance
7 7 (25.93%) Infrastructure as Code
8 6 (22.22%) Kubernetes
8 6 (22.22%) Data Centre
8 6 (22.22%) DevOps
9 5 (18.52%) Analytics
9 5 (18.52%) Terraform
9 5 (18.52%) Perl
9 5 (18.52%) MySQL
9 5 (18.52%) Test Automation
9 5 (18.52%) Network Security
9 5 (18.52%) YAML
9 5 (18.52%) JSON
9 5 (18.52%) Cloud Native
10 4 (14.81%) Software Engineering
10 4 (14.81%) PowerShell
10 4 (14.81%) Amazon S3
10 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
10 4 (14.81%) JavaScript
10 4 (14.81%) C#

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 2 (7.41%) Apache Spark
1 2 (7.41%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 20 (74.07%) AWS
2 10 (37.04%) Azure
3 4 (14.81%) Amazon S3
4 2 (7.41%) Amazon EMR
4 2 (7.41%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (7.41%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (7.41%) GCP
4 2 (7.41%) Google Analytics
4 2 (7.41%) IaaS
4 2 (7.41%) OpenShift
4 2 (7.41%) PaaS
4 2 (7.41%) Serverless
5 1 (3.70%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (3.70%) AWS Step Functions
Communications & Networking
1 5 (18.52%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) MySQL
2 4 (14.81%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
3 2 (7.41%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (7.41%) Amazon Redshift
3 2 (7.41%) Big Data
3 2 (7.41%) Hadoop
3 2 (7.41%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.70%) Amazon Athena
4 1 (3.70%) Amazon Aurora
4 1 (3.70%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (3.70%) Apache Hive
4 1 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 8 (29.63%) Git (software)
2 3 (11.11%) Jenkins
2 3 (11.11%) JIRA
3 2 (7.41%) Selenium
4 1 (3.70%) Cucumber
General
1 7 (25.93%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Banking
2 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (22.22%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (14.81%) Developer
2 4 (14.81%) Python Engineer
2 4 (14.81%) Software Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Automation Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) AWS Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Data Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Implementation Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Python Software Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Software Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Administrator
4 2 (7.41%) C++ Software Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Cloud Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Data Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) DBA
4 2 (7.41%) Java Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Java Programmer
4 2 (7.41%) Programmer
4 2 (7.41%) Python Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Python Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (18.52%) JSON
1 5 (18.52%) YAML
2 3 (11.11%) Node.js
3 2 (7.41%) .NET
3 2 (7.41%) .NET Core
3 2 (7.41%) AngularJS
3 2 (7.41%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (3.70%) Apache Flex
4 1 (3.70%) Lambda Expressions
4 1 (3.70%) PySpark
4 1 (3.70%) pytest
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 5 (18.52%) Cloud Native
3 3 (11.11%) Public Cloud
4 2 (7.41%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (3.70%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (3.70%) Private Cloud
5 1 (3.70%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 9 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (7.41%) Android
2 2 (7.41%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (25.93%) Infrastructure as Code
3 6 (22.22%) DevOps
4 5 (18.52%) Analytics
4 5 (18.52%) Test Automation
5 4 (14.81%) Software Engineering
6 3 (11.11%) Configuration Management
6 3 (11.11%) Identity Access Management
6 3 (11.11%) OO
6 3 (11.11%) OOP
7 2 (7.41%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (7.41%) Event-Driven Architecture
7 2 (7.41%) IT Strategy
7 2 (7.41%) ITIL
7 2 (7.41%) Load Balancing
7 2 (7.41%) Microservices
7 2 (7.41%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (7.41%) Scrum
7 2 (7.41%) SDLC
7 2 (7.41%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 14 (51.85%) Bash Shell
2 9 (33.33%) SQL
3 8 (29.63%) Java
4 5 (18.52%) Perl
5 4 (14.81%) C#
5 4 (14.81%) JavaScript
5 4 (14.81%) PowerShell
5 4 (14.81%) R
6 3 (11.11%) Ruby
7 2 (7.41%) C++
8 1 (3.70%) C
8 1 (3.70%) Go
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) Degree
System Software
1 10 (37.04%) Docker
2 3 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (37.04%) Ansible
2 6 (22.22%) Kubernetes
3 5 (18.52%) Terraform
4 2 (7.41%) Galera Cluster
4 2 (7.41%) Nagios
4 2 (7.41%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (7.41%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (11.11%) Google
1 3 (11.11%) VMware
2 2 (7.41%) hybris
2 2 (7.41%) Percona
3 1 (3.70%) Tableau