The median contractor rate for a Python Developer was £390 per day in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Python Developer
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 69 96 -
Rank change year-on-year +27 -  
Contract jobs requiring a Python Developer 34 11 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 2.54% 0.58% -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.62% 0.60% -
Number of daily rates quoted 17 11 0
Median daily rate £390 £520 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.00% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +13.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1297 1830 1703
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 96.72% 96.11% 95.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 844 1240 1076
Median daily rate £400 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.34%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £550 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 69 86
Median hourly rate £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.07 £8.75 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £23.00 £35.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Python Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire that featured Python Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Python Developer in West Yorkshire

Python Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Python Developer in West Yorkshire

Python Developer
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Python Developer within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +28 34 £390 -25.00% 6
Python Developer
Yorkshire

Python Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, Python Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Yorkshire region featuring Python Developer in the job title.

1 42 (100.00%) Python
2 25 (59.52%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (28.57%) Java
4 11 (26.19%) Linux
5 9 (21.43%) NoSQL
6 8 (19.05%) Django
6 8 (19.05%) JavaScript
7 7 (16.67%) Billing
7 7 (16.67%) Data Analytics
7 7 (16.67%) Analytics
8 6 (14.29%) PHP
9 5 (11.90%) Open Source
9 5 (11.90%) Relational Database
10 4 (9.52%) Riak
10 4 (9.52%) Flask
10 4 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (9.52%) RabbitMQ
10 4 (9.52%) TDD
10 4 (9.52%) NHS
10 4 (9.52%) HTML
10 4 (9.52%) CSS
10 4 (9.52%) Unix
11 3 (7.14%) Oracle
11 3 (7.14%) SQL
11 3 (7.14%) .NET
11 3 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (7.14%) HTTP
11 3 (7.14%) OO
11 3 (7.14%) Games
11 3 (7.14%) PostgreSQL

Python Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 1 (2.38%) Confluence
1 1 (2.38%) nginx
1 1 (2.38%) Tornado
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.14%) HTTP
2 1 (2.38%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (21.43%) NoSQL
2 5 (11.90%) Relational Database
3 4 (9.52%) Riak
4 3 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (7.14%) MariaDB
4 3 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (7.14%) Redis
5 1 (2.38%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (2.38%) Couchbase
5 1 (2.38%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.38%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.76%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.76%) JIRA
3 1 (2.38%) PHPUnit
3 1 (2.38%) Selenium
3 1 (2.38%) Subversion
General
1 7 (16.67%) Billing
2 3 (7.14%) Games
3 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (19.05%) Django
2 4 (9.52%) CSS
2 4 (9.52%) Flask
2 4 (9.52%) HTML
2 4 (9.52%) RabbitMQ
3 3 (7.14%) .NET
3 3 (7.14%) Node.js
3 3 (7.14%) Symfony
4 2 (4.76%) AngularJS
4 2 (4.76%) CSS3
4 2 (4.76%) HTML5
4 2 (4.76%) Laravel
4 2 (4.76%) RESTful
5 1 (2.38%) Celery
5 1 (2.38%) EclipseLink
5 1 (2.38%) Jinja
5 1 (2.38%) OpenCV
5 1 (2.38%) Pandas
5 1 (2.38%) PyQt
5 1 (2.38%) React
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.52%) NHS
2 3 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.38%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (26.19%) Linux
2 4 (9.52%) Unix
3 1 (2.38%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (59.52%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (16.67%) Analytics
2 7 (16.67%) Data Analytics
3 5 (11.90%) Open Source
4 4 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (9.52%) TDD
5 3 (7.14%) OO
6 2 (4.76%) High Availability
6 2 (4.76%) MVC
6 2 (4.76%) OOP
6 2 (4.76%) Scrum
7 1 (2.38%) Configuration Management
7 1 (2.38%) Continuous Deployment
7 1 (2.38%) E-Commerce
7 1 (2.38%) Functional Programming
7 1 (2.38%) Microservices
7 1 (2.38%) Regression Testing
7 1 (2.38%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (2.38%) SOLID
7 1 (2.38%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 42 (100.00%) Python
2 12 (28.57%) Java
3 8 (19.05%) JavaScript
4 6 (14.29%) PHP
5 3 (7.14%) SQL
6 1 (2.38%) Ruby
6 1 (2.38%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (7.14%) Degree
2 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (7.14%) Oracle
2 2 (4.76%) Zend
3 1 (2.38%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.38%) Splunk
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