Period
to 20 January 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 20 January 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
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 28 34 22
Rank change year-on-year +6 -12 +24
Contract jobs citing Python 7 9 43
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 2.56% 2.41% 6.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.72% 9.38% 23.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 38
Warrington median daily rate £540 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.00% +5.26% +18.75%
10th Percentile £503 £365 £365
90th Percentile £662 £590 £585
Cheshire median daily rate £515 £450 £451
% change year-on-year +14.44% -0.22% +31.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Warrington median hourly rate - - -
Cheshire median hourly rate £42.50 - -

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 72 96 186
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 26.37% 25.74% 28.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 63 134
Warrington median daily rate £500 £400 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -15.79% +48.44%
10th Percentile £305 £278 £311
90th Percentile £575 £600 £575
Cheshire median daily rate £375 £375 £388
% change year-on-year - -3.23% +13.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Warrington median hourly rate - £15.25 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -12.86% -52.22%
Cheshire median hourly rate £35.00 £19.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +79.49% +11.43% -50.00%

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 20 January 2018, 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 4 (57.14%) HTTP
1 4 (57.14%) Configuration Management
1 4 (57.14%) Clustering
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
1 4 (57.14%) JIRA
1 4 (57.14%) Load Balancing
1 4 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (57.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 4 (57.14%) Git (software)
1 4 (57.14%) nginx
1 4 (57.14%) Bash Shell
1 4 (57.14%) Confluence
1 4 (57.14%) Puppet
1 4 (57.14%) Static Code Analysis
1 4 (57.14%) Jenkins
1 4 (57.14%) Docker
1 4 (57.14%) DevOps
1 4 (57.14%) Mentoring
1 4 (57.14%) Coaching
1 4 (57.14%) SonarQube
1 4 (57.14%) Continuous Delivery
1 4 (57.14%) Microservices
1 4 (57.14%) Slack
2 3 (42.86%) Malware Reverse Engineering
2 3 (42.86%) Security Monitoring
2 3 (42.86%) Threat Intelligence
2 3 (42.86%) Ansible
2 3 (42.86%) IBM BigFix
2 3 (42.86%) HMG Security Policy Framework

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 4 (57.14%) Confluence
1 4 (57.14%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) Slack
2 3 (42.86%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) HTTP
2 3 (42.86%) Firewall
2 3 (42.86%) FTP
2 3 (42.86%) Intranet
2 3 (42.86%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Git (software)
1 4 (57.14%) Jenkins
1 4 (57.14%) JIRA
1 4 (57.14%) SonarQube
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) DevOps Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Linux DevOps Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Linux Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Linux/Unix DevOps
1 4 (57.14%) Senior DevOps
1 4 (57.14%) Senior DevOps Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Senior Linux Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Operations Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Security Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Security Operations Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Senior Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Senior Operations Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Senior Security Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Linux Scripter
3 2 (28.57%) Malware Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) SIEM Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Monitoring Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Protective Monitoring Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Security Monitoring Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) JSON
1 3 (42.86%) Node.js
2 1 (14.29%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Clustering
2 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (42.86%) CESG
2 3 (42.86%) Cyberattack
2 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
2 3 (42.86%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
1 4 (57.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (57.14%) Coaching
1 4 (57.14%) Configuration Management
1 4 (57.14%) Continuous Delivery
1 4 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (57.14%) DevOps
1 4 (57.14%) Load Balancing
1 4 (57.14%) Mentoring
1 4 (57.14%) Microservices
1 4 (57.14%) Static Code Analysis
2 3 (42.86%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
2 3 (42.86%) Malware Analysis
2 3 (42.86%) Malware Reverse Engineering
2 3 (42.86%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Remediation Plan
2 3 (42.86%) Security Monitoring
2 3 (42.86%) Security Operations
2 3 (42.86%) SFIA
2 3 (42.86%) Threat Intelligence
2 3 (42.86%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Bash Shell
2 3 (42.86%) COBOL
2 3 (42.86%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) Perl
3 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) CISSP
1 3 (42.86%) GCED
1 3 (42.86%) GCFA
1 3 (42.86%) GCIA
1 3 (42.86%) GCIH
1 3 (42.86%) GIAC
1 3 (42.86%) GREM
1 3 (42.86%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) CESG Infosec
1 3 (42.86%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 3 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Docker
2 1 (14.29%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) Puppet
2 3 (42.86%) Ansible
2 3 (42.86%) IBM BigFix
2 3 (42.86%) Terraform
3 1 (14.29%) Kubernetes
3 1 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (14.29%) Rancher