Period
to 19 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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 19 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
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 20 34 42
Rank change year-on-year +14 +8 +19
Contract jobs citing Python 59 35 44
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 6.55% 4.73% 4.04%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.53% 13.11% 9.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 37 39
South Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £375 £393 £340
90th Percentile £591 £638 £645
Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £425 £450
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +8.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £41.00 £38.13 -
% change year-on-year +7.54% - -

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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
South Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 380 267 489
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 42.18% 36.08% 44.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 255 183 377
South Yorkshire median daily rate £403 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.63% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £268 £297 £287
90th Percentile £562 £549 £575
Yorkshire median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +1.88% - +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 11
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £24.92 - £24.50
10th Percentile £20.14 - £14.25
90th Percentile £76.47 - £47.50
Yorkshire median hourly rate £22.08 £39.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year -43.39% +151.61% -31.11%

Python
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Python in South Yorkshire

Python
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Python in South Yorkshire

Python
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Python in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 19 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Python in South Yorkshire

Python
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Python in South Yorkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Python in South Yorkshire

Python
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Python within the South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 19 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
Sheffield +16 55 £450 -10.00% 11
Barnsley - 3 £500 -
Python
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Python.

1 28 (47.46%) DevOps
2 26 (44.07%) Ansible
3 25 (42.37%) Jenkins
4 24 (40.68%) Finance
5 20 (33.90%) Hadoop
6 19 (32.20%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (30.51%) JIRA
7 18 (30.51%) Java
8 17 (28.81%) Amazon AWS
9 16 (27.12%) Analytical Skills
9 16 (27.12%) SQL
9 16 (27.12%) Linux
10 15 (25.42%) Google Cloud Platform
10 15 (25.42%) Analytics
10 15 (25.42%) Bash Shell
11 14 (23.73%) Git (software)
11 14 (23.73%) R
12 13 (22.03%) Confluence
12 13 (22.03%) GitHub
12 13 (22.03%) Docker
12 13 (22.03%) SAS
13 11 (18.64%) GCP
13 11 (18.64%) Shell Script
13 11 (18.64%) Risk Analytics
13 11 (18.64%) Puppet
13 11 (18.64%) Terraform
14 10 (16.95%) Kubernetes
14 10 (16.95%) Ruby
15 9 (15.25%) Data Analysis
15 9 (15.25%) Scrum

Python
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 13 (22.03%) Confluence
1 13 (22.03%) SAS
2 9 (15.25%) Apache Spark
3 5 (8.47%) Apache
3 5 (8.47%) Cloud Foundry
4 4 (6.78%) nginx
5 3 (5.08%) WebLogic
5 3 (5.08%) WebSphere
6 2 (3.39%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (3.39%) IBM HTTP Server
6 2 (3.39%) JBoss
6 2 (3.39%) Mule
6 2 (3.39%) Tomcat
6 2 (3.39%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (1.69%) Alfresco
Cloud Services
1 17 (28.81%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (25.42%) Google Cloud Platform
3 13 (22.03%) GitHub
4 9 (15.25%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (6.78%) AWS CloudFormation
5 4 (6.78%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (1.69%) Amazon S3
6 1 (1.69%) IBM Cloud
6 1 (1.69%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (13.56%) SMS
2 7 (11.86%) VPN
3 5 (8.47%) Firewall
3 5 (8.47%) Internet
4 4 (6.78%) SSL
5 2 (3.39%) HTTP
5 2 (3.39%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.69%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (33.90%) Hadoop
2 9 (15.25%) Big Data
3 7 (11.86%) QlikView
3 7 (11.86%) Spotfire
4 6 (10.17%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (8.47%) MongoDB
5 5 (8.47%) NoSQL
6 4 (6.78%) Oracle ODI
7 3 (5.08%) MySQL
7 3 (5.08%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (3.39%) BigQuery
8 2 (3.39%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (3.39%) HBase
8 2 (3.39%) Relational Database
9 1 (1.69%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (1.69%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (1.69%) Apache Hive
9 1 (1.69%) Bigtable
9 1 (1.69%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 1 (1.69%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 25 (42.37%) Jenkins
2 18 (30.51%) JIRA
3 14 (23.73%) Git (software)
4 9 (15.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 9 (15.25%) Bitbucket
5 7 (11.86%) Sonatype Nexus
6 4 (6.78%) Subversion
6 4 (6.78%) Toad
7 2 (3.39%) Mercurial
8 1 (1.69%) CF BOSH
8 1 (1.69%) CircleCI
8 1 (1.69%) Cucumber
8 1 (1.69%) FitNesse
8 1 (1.69%) Selenium
8 1 (1.69%) Travis CI
8 1 (1.69%) Vagrant
General
1 24 (40.68%) Finance
2 2 (3.39%) Banking
3 1 (1.69%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.69%) Law
Job Titles
1 23 (38.98%) Developer
2 9 (15.25%) Analyst
3 8 (13.56%) Consultant
3 8 (13.56%) Data Analyst
3 8 (13.56%) DevOps Engineer
4 7 (11.86%) Cloud Developer
5 6 (10.17%) Python Developer
6 5 (8.47%) Blue Coat Engineer
6 5 (8.47%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 5 (8.47%) Network Engineer
7 4 (6.78%) DevOps Consultant
8 3 (5.08%) Cloud Engineer
8 3 (5.08%) ETL Developer
8 3 (5.08%) Java Developer
8 3 (5.08%) Python Engineer
8 3 (5.08%) Senior Analyst
9 2 (3.39%) Agile Developer
9 2 (3.39%) Automation Consultant
9 2 (3.39%) Automation Engineer
9 2 (3.39%) React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.08%) Middleware
1 3 (5.08%) Node.js
2 2 (3.39%) Anaconda
2 2 (3.39%) AngularJS
2 2 (3.39%) Backbone.js
2 2 (3.39%) Ember.js
2 2 (3.39%) HTML
2 2 (3.39%) HTML5
2 2 (3.39%) Kafka
2 2 (3.39%) KnockoutJS
2 2 (3.39%) React
2 2 (3.39%) Redux
2 2 (3.39%) RESTful
3 1 (1.69%) Apache Camel
3 1 (1.69%) CSS3
3 1 (1.69%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (1.69%) JPA
3 1 (1.69%) Play Framework
3 1 (1.69%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (1.69%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 16 (27.12%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.08%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (3.39%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.69%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.69%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.69%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.69%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.69%) User Experience
4 1 (1.69%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 16 (27.12%) Linux
2 9 (15.25%) Unix
3 3 (5.08%) Windows
4 2 (3.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.69%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (47.46%) DevOps
2 19 (32.20%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (25.42%) Analytics
4 11 (18.64%) Risk Analytics
5 9 (15.25%) Data Analysis
5 9 (15.25%) Kanban
5 9 (15.25%) Scrum
6 8 (13.56%) Infrastructure Management
6 8 (13.56%) Metadata Management
6 8 (13.56%) Visualisation
7 7 (11.86%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (11.86%) Data Visualisation
8 6 (10.17%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (10.17%) Data Science
8 6 (10.17%) Open Source
8 6 (10.17%) Software Engineering
8 6 (10.17%) Use Case
8 6 (10.17%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (8.47%) Anti-Money Laundering
9 5 (8.47%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 18 (30.51%) Java
2 16 (27.12%) SQL
3 15 (25.42%) Bash Shell
4 14 (23.73%) R
5 11 (18.64%) Shell Script
6 10 (16.95%) Ruby
7 6 (10.17%) JavaScript
8 5 (8.47%) Perl
8 5 (8.47%) PHP
8 5 (8.47%) PL/SQL
8 5 (8.47%) PowerShell
9 4 (6.78%) Go
10 3 (5.08%) C#
11 2 (3.39%) Scala
12 1 (1.69%) Kotlin
12 1 (1.69%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 5 (8.47%) Degree
2 2 (3.39%) CCNA
2 2 (3.39%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (3.39%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.39%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.69%) AWS Certification
3 1 (1.69%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.69%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (18.64%) GCP
2 3 (5.08%) QA
3 1 (1.69%) Data Quality
System Software
1 13 (22.03%) Docker
2 5 (8.47%) ProxySG
3 3 (5.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.08%) vSphere
4 1 (1.69%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 26 (44.07%) Ansible
2 11 (18.64%) Puppet
2 11 (18.64%) Terraform
3 10 (16.95%) Kubernetes
4 9 (15.25%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (6.78%) BladeLogic
6 3 (5.08%) vRealize Orchestrator
7 1 (1.69%) Cobbler
7 1 (1.69%) Kibana
7 1 (1.69%) logstash
7 1 (1.69%) Salt
Vendors
1 9 (15.25%) EMC
1 9 (15.25%) NetApp
2 8 (13.56%) Datameer
2 8 (13.56%) Oracle
2 8 (13.56%) SaltStack
2 8 (13.56%) Tableau
2 8 (13.56%) Teradata
2 8 (13.56%) VMware
3 7 (11.86%) Google
4 6 (10.17%) Splunk
5 5 (8.47%) Blue Coat
5 5 (8.47%) CheckPoint
5 5 (8.47%) Cisco
5 5 (8.47%) Dell
5 5 (8.47%) F5
5 5 (8.47%) Symantec
6 4 (6.78%) Atlassian
6 4 (6.78%) HP
6 4 (6.78%) IBM
6 4 (6.78%) TOWER Software