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 3 months to 23 June 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
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 37 10
Rank change year-on-year +23 -27  
Contract jobs citing Python 7 7 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 5.30% 2.14% 12.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.29% 6.60% 26.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 20
Median daily rate £550 £465 £650
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.27% -28.46%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £388
% change year-on-year - +9.67%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £38.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year +11.84% +4.10%  

Python is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Warrington with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Warrington
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 49 106 92
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Warrington 37.12% 32.42% 47.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 81 73
Median daily rate £375 £460 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.47% -12.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £325 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £612 £800
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 3 0
Median hourly rate £32.00 £32.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.53% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year +13.33% +2.73%  

Python
Job Vacancy Trend in Warrington

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Warrington citing Python as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Python in Warrington

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 8 (80.00%) DevOps
2 6 (60.00%) Puppet
2 6 (60.00%) Jenkins
2 6 (60.00%) MySQL
2 6 (60.00%) Shell Script
2 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) Linux
2 6 (60.00%) Bash Shell
3 5 (50.00%) Java
4 4 (40.00%) SQL
4 4 (40.00%) Configuration Management
4 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
4 4 (40.00%) Scrum
4 4 (40.00%) Clustering
4 4 (40.00%) Confluence
4 4 (40.00%) HTTP
4 4 (40.00%) Xen
4 4 (40.00%) JIRA
4 4 (40.00%) Load Balancing
4 4 (40.00%) QA
4 4 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (40.00%) Kanban
4 4 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (40.00%) Git (software)
4 4 (40.00%) Test Automation
4 4 (40.00%) nginx
4 4 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (40.00%) Docker
4 4 (40.00%) Analytics
4 4 (40.00%) MongoDB

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 (40.00%) Confluence
1 4 (40.00%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) Slack
2 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) HTTP
2 2 (20.00%) tcpdump
2 2 (20.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) MySQL
2 4 (40.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (40.00%) Big Data
2 4 (40.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (20.00%) Hadoop
3 2 (20.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (60.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (40.00%) JIRA
2 4 (40.00%) SonarQube
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 6 (60.00%) Senior DevOps
1 6 (60.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Linux Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 3 (30.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Big Data Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Data Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Software Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Hadoop Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Java Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Java Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Java Hadoop Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Java Software Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Linux Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Java Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) LEMP Stack
2 2 (20.00%) Apache Avro
2 2 (20.00%) Elastic Stack
2 2 (20.00%) Kafka
2 2 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Clustering
2 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Linux
2 4 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) DevOps
2 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (40.00%) Analytics
3 4 (40.00%) Coaching
3 4 (40.00%) Configuration Management
3 4 (40.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 4 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (40.00%) Kanban
3 4 (40.00%) Load Balancing
3 4 (40.00%) Mentoring
3 4 (40.00%) Microservices
3 4 (40.00%) Scrum
3 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 4 (40.00%) Static Code Analysis
3 4 (40.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (20.00%) Data Security
4 2 (20.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) Bash Shell
1 6 (60.00%) Shell Script
2 5 (50.00%) Java
3 4 (40.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Docker
1 4 (40.00%) Xen
2 2 (20.00%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 6 (60.00%) Puppet
2 4 (40.00%) Kubernetes
2 4 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (40.00%) Rancher
3 2 (20.00%) Grafana
3 2 (20.00%) Graphite
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Vertica
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