Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Warrington 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 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
Cheshire > Warrington
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 38 18
Rank change year-on-year +17 -20 +13
Contract jobs citing Python 11 14 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 4.00% 3.11% 6.71%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.64% 10.77% 23.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 8 37
Warrington median daily rate £535 £478 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.04% +0.53% -6.86%
10th Percentile £499 £388 £365
90th Percentile £575 £631 £559
Cheshire median daily rate £500 £431 £450
% change year-on-year +15.94% -4.17% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Warrington median hourly rate - - -
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Warrington with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Warrington
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 59 130 180
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 21.45% 28.89% 28.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 81 144
Warrington median daily rate £375 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% - +9.89%
10th Percentile £268 £275 £308
90th Percentile £575 £650 £575
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +10.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 1
Warrington median hourly rate £32.00 £25.25 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.73% +44.29% -52.22%
10th Percentile £30.30 £13.28 £16.25
90th Percentile £33.00 £33.75 £18.75
Cheshire median hourly rate £31.00 £21.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +47.62% -40.00% +5.26%

Python
Job Vacancy Trend in Warrington

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

Job vacancy trend for Python in Warrington

Python
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Python in Warrington

Python
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Warrington

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Python in Warrington over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Python in Warrington

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

1 10 (90.91%) Linux
1 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (90.91%) DevOps
2 9 (81.82%) Mentoring
2 9 (81.82%) Coaching
2 9 (81.82%) Microservices
2 9 (81.82%) Docker
2 9 (81.82%) SonarQube
2 9 (81.82%) Continuous Delivery
2 9 (81.82%) Slack
2 9 (81.82%) Clustering
2 9 (81.82%) HTTP
2 9 (81.82%) Configuration Management
2 9 (81.82%) JIRA
2 9 (81.82%) Load Balancing
2 9 (81.82%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (81.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 9 (81.82%) Git (software)
2 9 (81.82%) nginx
2 9 (81.82%) Puppet
2 9 (81.82%) Static Code Analysis
2 9 (81.82%) Bash Shell
2 9 (81.82%) Confluence
2 9 (81.82%) Jenkins
3 8 (72.73%) MongoDB
3 8 (72.73%) Apache Cassandra
3 8 (72.73%) Shell Script
3 8 (72.73%) Test Automation
3 8 (72.73%) Kanban
3 8 (72.73%) QA

Python
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warrington 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 9 (81.82%) Confluence
1 9 (81.82%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 9 (81.82%) Slack
2 1 (9.09%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 9 (81.82%) HTTP
2 1 (9.09%) Firewall
2 1 (9.09%) FTP
2 1 (9.09%) Intranet
2 1 (9.09%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (9.09%) tcpdump
2 1 (9.09%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (72.73%) Apache Cassandra
1 8 (72.73%) MongoDB
1 8 (72.73%) MySQL
2 1 (9.09%) Big Data
2 1 (9.09%) Hadoop
2 1 (9.09%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (81.82%) Git (software)
1 9 (81.82%) Jenkins
1 9 (81.82%) JIRA
1 9 (81.82%) SonarQube
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) DevOps Engineer
1 9 (81.82%) Senior DevOps
1 9 (81.82%) Senior DevOps Engineer
2 5 (45.45%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 5 (45.45%) Linux Engineer
2 5 (45.45%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 5 (45.45%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Java Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Java Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Java Software Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Operations Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Security Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Security Operations Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Java Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Security Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Software Developer
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (72.73%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (9.09%) Apache Avro
2 1 (9.09%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (9.09%) JSON
2 1 (9.09%) Kafka
2 1 (9.09%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 9 (81.82%) Clustering
2 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (9.09%) CESG
3 1 (9.09%) Cyber Attack
3 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
3 1 (9.09%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 10 (90.91%) Linux
2 9 (81.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (90.91%) DevOps
2 9 (81.82%) Coaching
2 9 (81.82%) Configuration Management
2 9 (81.82%) Continuous Delivery
2 9 (81.82%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (81.82%) Load Balancing
2 9 (81.82%) Mentoring
2 9 (81.82%) Microservices
2 9 (81.82%) Static Code Analysis
3 8 (72.73%) Kanban
3 8 (72.73%) Scrum
3 8 (72.73%) Software Engineering
3 8 (72.73%) Test Automation
4 2 (18.18%) Open Source
5 1 (9.09%) Data Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) Data Protection
5 1 (9.09%) Digital Forensics
5 1 (9.09%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) Bash Shell
2 8 (72.73%) Shell Script
3 3 (27.27%) Java
4 1 (9.09%) COBOL
4 1 (9.09%) Perl
4 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) CISSP
1 1 (9.09%) GCED
1 1 (9.09%) GCFA
1 1 (9.09%) GCIA
1 1 (9.09%) GCIH
1 1 (9.09%) GIAC
1 1 (9.09%) GREM
1 1 (9.09%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (72.73%) QA
2 1 (9.09%) CESG Infosec
2 1 (9.09%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (81.82%) Docker
2 8 (72.73%) Xen
3 1 (9.09%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 9 (81.82%) Puppet
2 8 (72.73%) Kubernetes
2 8 (72.73%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (72.73%) Rancher
3 1 (9.09%) Ansible
3 1 (9.09%) Grafana
3 1 (9.09%) Graphite
3 1 (9.09%) IBM BigFix
3 1 (9.09%) Terraform