Period
to 25 April 2018

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 25 April 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
Cheshire > Warrington
6 months to
25 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 31 22 53
Rank change year-on-year -9 +31 -26
Contract jobs citing Python 5 6 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 1.93% 2.76% 2.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.02% 8.33% 6.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 13
Warrington median daily rate £530 £410 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +29.27% -18.00% -16.67%
10th Percentile £515 £393 £364
90th Percentile £662 £419 £668
Cheshire median daily rate £525 £500 £425
% change year-on-year +5.00% +17.65% -19.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Warrington median hourly rate - - -
Cheshire median hourly rate £42.50 - £27.50

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 83 72 235
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 32.05% 33.18% 33.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 48 159
Warrington median daily rate £500 £388 £444
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +29.03% -12.73% +11.00%
10th Percentile £313 £275 £300
90th Percentile £600 £525 £590
Cheshire median daily rate £375 £400 £375
% change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% -3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 3
Warrington median hourly rate - £55.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +323.08% -
Cheshire median hourly rate £35.00 £43.48 £20.00
% change year-on-year -19.49% +117.38% -13.04%

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

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 Warrington region with a requirement for Python.

1 5 (100.00%) Decision-Making
2 3 (60.00%) Malware Reverse Engineering
2 3 (60.00%) Security Monitoring
2 3 (60.00%) Threat Intelligence
2 3 (60.00%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
2 3 (60.00%) Remediation Plan
2 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (60.00%) GREM
2 3 (60.00%) Cyberattack
2 3 (60.00%) Malware Analysis
2 3 (60.00%) SFIA
2 3 (60.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 3 (60.00%) Security Operations
2 3 (60.00%) IBM BigFix
2 3 (60.00%) COBOL
2 3 (60.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) FTP
2 3 (60.00%) CISSP
2 3 (60.00%) Intranet
2 3 (60.00%) Project Management
2 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) Information Security Management
2 3 (60.00%) Security Management
2 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (60.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (60.00%) GIAC
2 3 (60.00%) Information Security
2 3 (60.00%) GCIA
2 3 (60.00%) GSEC

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 2 (40.00%) Confluence
1 2 (40.00%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) AWS CloudFormation
1 2 (40.00%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
1 3 (60.00%) FTP
1 3 (60.00%) Intranet
1 3 (60.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (40.00%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (40.00%) JIRA
1 2 (40.00%) SonarQube
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Operations Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Security Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Security Operations Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Senior Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Senior Operations Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Senior Security Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Linux Scripter
2 2 (40.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 2 (40.00%) Malware Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Senior DevOps
2 2 (40.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) SIEM Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Monitoring Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Protective Monitoring Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Security Monitoring Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) JSON
1 3 (60.00%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (60.00%) CESG
1 3 (60.00%) Cyberattack
1 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (40.00%) Clustering
2 2 (40.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
1 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Decision-Making
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
2 3 (60.00%) Data Analysis
2 3 (60.00%) Information Security
2 3 (60.00%) Information Security Management
2 3 (60.00%) Malware Analysis
2 3 (60.00%) Malware Reverse Engineering
2 3 (60.00%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Project Management
2 3 (60.00%) Remediation Plan
2 3 (60.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (60.00%) Security Management
2 3 (60.00%) Security Monitoring
2 3 (60.00%) Security Operations
2 3 (60.00%) Security Testing
2 3 (60.00%) SFIA
2 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (60.00%) Threat Intelligence
2 3 (60.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) COBOL
1 3 (60.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (40.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) CISSP
1 3 (60.00%) GCED
1 3 (60.00%) GCFA
1 3 (60.00%) GCIA
1 3 (60.00%) GCIH
1 3 (60.00%) GIAC
1 3 (60.00%) GREM
1 3 (60.00%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) CESG Infosec
1 3 (60.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 3 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) IBM BigFix
2 2 (40.00%) Ansible
2 2 (40.00%) Puppet
2 2 (40.00%) Terraform