Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Swindon 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 18 November 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
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 58 56
Rank change year-on-year 0 -2 +11
Contract jobs citing Python 8 6 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 1.14% 0.87% 1.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.16% 2.41% 4.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 9
Swindon median daily rate £531 £500 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +35.14% -5.13%
10th Percentile £318 £360 £317
90th Percentile £616 £545 £391
Wiltshire median daily rate £510 £500 £370
% change year-on-year +2.00% +35.14% -7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Swindon median hourly rate - - -
Wiltshire median hourly rate - £40.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year - +33.33% +5.26%

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 Swindon with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Swindon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 253 249 200
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 36.04% 36.24% 22.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 189 182 153
Swindon median daily rate £400 £357 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.12% -4.87% +8.70%
10th Percentile £300 £288 £301
90th Percentile £601 £531 £475
Wiltshire median daily rate £400 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +10.34% +3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 12
Swindon median hourly rate £27.50 £21.00 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.95% -19.23% +15.40%
10th Percentile £26.25 £18.50 £18.05
90th Percentile £31.15 £24.70 £41.50
Wiltshire median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year +1.35% +13.85% +14.04%

Python
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

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

Job vacancy trend for Python in Swindon

Python
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Python in Swindon

Python
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Python in Swindon over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Python in Swindon

Python
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Python in Swindon

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Python.

1 5 (62.50%) Java
2 4 (50.00%) Open Source
2 4 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (50.00%) DevOps
3 3 (37.50%) Ansible
3 3 (37.50%) Docker
3 3 (37.50%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (37.50%) Puppet
3 3 (37.50%) Bash Shell
3 3 (37.50%) Groovy
3 3 (37.50%) Nagios
4 2 (25.00%) McAfee
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco
4 2 (25.00%) EMC
4 2 (25.00%) Juniper
4 2 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (25.00%) Firewall
4 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (25.00%) Banking
4 2 (25.00%) Blue Coat
4 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (25.00%) IronPort
4 2 (25.00%) Network Management
4 2 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (25.00%) NoSQL
4 2 (25.00%) F5
4 2 (25.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Management
4 2 (25.00%) Proactive Management

Python
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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 1 (12.50%) Cloud Foundry
1 1 (12.50%) Confluence
1 1 (12.50%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon ElastiCache
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon S3
1 1 (12.50%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
1 1 (12.50%) AWS Lambda
1 1 (12.50%) npm
1 1 (12.50%) OpenShift
1 1 (12.50%) PaaS
1 1 (12.50%) Route 53
1 1 (12.50%) Serverless
1 1 (12.50%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) HTTP
2 1 (12.50%) SSL
2 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 1 (12.50%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (25.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (12.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (12.50%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
2 1 (12.50%) MySQL
2 1 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (12.50%) Artifactory
2 1 (12.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (12.50%) CircleCI
2 1 (12.50%) Gatling
2 1 (12.50%) Gradle
2 1 (12.50%) gulp
2 1 (12.50%) IBM UrbanCode
2 1 (12.50%) JIRA
2 1 (12.50%) LoadRunner
2 1 (12.50%) Maven
2 1 (12.50%) Selenium
2 1 (12.50%) SonarQube
2 1 (12.50%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (12.50%) Travis CI
2 1 (12.50%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Law
2 1 (12.50%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Designer
2 1 (12.50%) Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Django Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Nagios Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Security Designer
2 1 (12.50%) Selenium Tester
2 1 (12.50%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Django
1 1 (12.50%) Elastic Stack
1 1 (12.50%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) CESG
1 1 (12.50%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) CentOS
1 1 (12.50%) CoreOS
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) DevOps
1 4 (50.00%) Open Source
2 2 (25.00%) Coaching
2 2 (25.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 2 (25.00%) Network Management
2 2 (25.00%) People Management
2 2 (25.00%) Proactive Management
2 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Auto-Scaling
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (12.50%) DSDM
3 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
3 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
3 1 (12.50%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
3 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) Bash Shell
2 3 (37.50%) Groovy
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
4 1 (12.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) CESG Certified Professional
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Docker
2 1 (12.50%) GlusterFS
2 1 (12.50%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (12.50%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Ansible
1 3 (37.50%) Nagios
1 3 (37.50%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (37.50%) Puppet
2 1 (12.50%) Kubernetes
2 1 (12.50%) OSSEC
2 1 (12.50%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Blue Coat
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco
1 2 (25.00%) EMC
1 2 (25.00%) F5
1 2 (25.00%) IronPort
1 2 (25.00%) Juniper
1 2 (25.00%) McAfee
2 1 (12.50%) New Relic
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
2 1 (12.50%) Veracode