Period
to 17 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 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 17 January 2019 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
West Midlands > Warwickshire
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 25 40 53
Rank change year-on-year +15 +13 +3
Contract jobs citing Python 22 13 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 4.12% 2.25% 0.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.54% 7.47% 3.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 6 4
Warwickshire median daily rate £500 £475 £229
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +107.65% -
10th Percentile £493 £463 £215
90th Percentile £538 £544 £241
West Midlands median daily rate £500 £475 £401
% change year-on-year +5.16% +18.60% +0.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 1
Warwickshire median hourly rate - £27.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -31.25% -
West Midlands median hourly rate £35.00 £29.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +20.69% -27.50% +55.88%

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 Warwickshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Warwickshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 133 174 149
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 24.91% 30.10% 19.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 101 85
Warwickshire median daily rate £440 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.71% - +7.69%
10th Percentile £313 £181 £215
90th Percentile £575 £488 £486
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £383 £375
% change year-on-year +11.11% +2.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 21 25
Warwickshire median hourly rate £35.54 £30.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.51% +22.00% -20.48%
10th Percentile £15.71 £22.50 £14.60
90th Percentile £57.36 £34.36 £43.25
West Midlands median hourly rate £45.00 £31.75 £23.00
% change year-on-year +41.73% +38.04% -24.59%

Python
Job Vacancy Trend in Warwickshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Python in Warwickshire

Python
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Python in Warwickshire

Python
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Python in Warwickshire over the 6 months to 17 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Python in Warwickshire

Python
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Python in Warwickshire

Python
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Python within the Warwickshire region over the 6 months to 17 January 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwick -13 3 £525 +5.00% 8
Python
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 January 2019, 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 Warwickshire region with a requirement for Python.

1 16 (72.73%) PowerShell
1 16 (72.73%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (68.18%) Security Architecture
2 15 (68.18%) Linux
2 15 (68.18%) SNMP
3 13 (59.09%) Mathematics
3 13 (59.09%) Cybersecurity
4 12 (54.55%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (54.55%) Bash Shell
4 12 (54.55%) Degree
4 12 (54.55%) Ruby
4 12 (54.55%) C#
4 12 (54.55%) Java
5 11 (50.00%) Nmap
5 11 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
5 11 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (50.00%) Nessus
5 11 (50.00%) Lua
5 11 (50.00%) Open Source
5 11 (50.00%) Metasploit
5 11 (50.00%) Waterfall
5 11 (50.00%) OpenStack
5 11 (50.00%) Burp Suite
5 11 (50.00%) Kali Linux
6 10 (45.45%) Cyberthreat
6 10 (45.45%) Software Delivery
6 10 (45.45%) Social Engineering
6 10 (45.45%) Patch Management
6 10 (45.45%) 802.1X
6 10 (45.45%) OSINT

Python
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warwickshire 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 11 (50.00%) OpenStack
2 3 (13.64%) Apache Airflow
Cloud Services
1 16 (72.73%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (54.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (13.64%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 15 (68.18%) SNMP
2 10 (45.45%) 802.11
2 10 (45.45%) HTTP
2 10 (45.45%) VPN
3 8 (36.36%) VoIP
3 8 (36.36%) Wireless
4 7 (31.82%) SAN
5 5 (22.73%) Firewall
5 5 (22.73%) LAN
5 5 (22.73%) MPLS
5 5 (22.73%) Network Security
5 5 (22.73%) VLAN
5 5 (22.73%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) Couchbase
1 1 (4.55%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (50.00%) Burp Suite
1 11 (50.00%) Metasploit
2 3 (13.64%) Vagrant
3 1 (4.55%) gulp
3 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Penetration Tester
1 11 (50.00%) Tester
2 6 (27.27%) Architect
3 5 (22.73%) Security Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Data Scientist
4 2 (9.09%) Machine Learning Scientist
5 1 (4.55%) AWS Specialist
5 1 (4.55%) Developer
5 1 (4.55%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (45.45%) 802.1X
2 2 (9.09%) Web Services
3 1 (4.55%) .NET
3 1 (4.55%) AngularJS
3 1 (4.55%) CSS
3 1 (4.55%) CSS3
3 1 (4.55%) Handlebars
3 1 (4.55%) HTML
3 1 (4.55%) HTML5
3 1 (4.55%) jQuery
3 1 (4.55%) JSP
3 1 (4.55%) Node.js
3 1 (4.55%) React
3 1 (4.55%) Spring
3 1 (4.55%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 10 (45.45%) Cyberthreat
1 10 (45.45%) SCADA
2 8 (36.36%) Mobile App
2 8 (36.36%) Wiki
3 5 (22.73%) Management Information System
4 3 (13.64%) Algorithms
5 1 (4.55%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (4.55%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 15 (68.18%) Linux
2 11 (50.00%) Kali Linux
3 6 (27.27%) Unix
3 6 (27.27%) Windows
4 1 (4.55%) Mac OS
4 1 (4.55%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (68.18%) Security Architecture
2 13 (59.09%) Cybersecurity
2 13 (59.09%) Mathematics
3 11 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (50.00%) Open Source
3 11 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
3 11 (50.00%) Waterfall
4 10 (45.45%) Computer Science
4 10 (45.45%) Cyber Intelligence
4 10 (45.45%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
4 10 (45.45%) OSINT
4 10 (45.45%) Patch Management
4 10 (45.45%) Remediation Plan
4 10 (45.45%) Social Engineering
4 10 (45.45%) Software Delivery
4 10 (45.45%) Threat Intelligence
5 8 (36.36%) Security Operations
5 8 (36.36%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 5 (22.73%) Data Loss Prevention
6 5 (22.73%) Information Governance
Programming Languages
1 16 (72.73%) PowerShell
2 12 (54.55%) Bash Shell
2 12 (54.55%) C#
2 12 (54.55%) Java
2 12 (54.55%) Ruby
3 11 (50.00%) Lua
4 10 (45.45%) C
5 5 (22.73%) Perl
6 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
6 1 (4.55%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (54.55%) Degree
2 10 (45.45%) OSCE
3 7 (31.82%) SANS
4 5 (22.73%) CCNA
4 5 (22.73%) CCNP
4 5 (22.73%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (22.73%) CISSP
5 2 (9.09%) CREST Certified
5 2 (9.09%) GPEN
5 2 (9.09%) Numerate Degree
5 2 (9.09%) OSCP
5 2 (9.09%) Tigerscheme
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (22.73%) GDPR
System Software
1 4 (18.18%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (50.00%) Nessus
1 11 (50.00%) Nmap
2 5 (22.73%) Ansible
3 3 (13.64%) Kubernetes
3 3 (13.64%) Terraform
4 1 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) Oracle
2 3 (13.64%) Google
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft