Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 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 24 November 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
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 67 62 73
Rank change year-on-year -5 +11 -11
Contract jobs citing Python 22 28 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 1.72% 2.19% 1.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.74% 6.98% 4.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 20 13
Wiltshire median daily rate £475 £500 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +35.14% -7.50%
10th Percentile £348 £312 £314
90th Percentile £606 £576 £430
South West median daily rate £400 £450 £400
% change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50% -8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Wiltshire median hourly rate - £40.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +33.33% +5.26%
South West median hourly rate £43.00 £45.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year -4.44% +25.00% +26.32%

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 Wiltshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Wiltshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 383 401 391
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 29.99% 31.38% 25.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 269 280 270
Wiltshire median daily rate £400 £363 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.34% +2.11% +1.43%
10th Percentile £304 £275 £275
90th Percentile £532 £530 £470
South West median daily rate £388 £363 £370
% change year-on-year +6.90% -2.03% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 15 27
Wiltshire median hourly rate £29.50 £37.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.27% +13.85% +14.04%
10th Percentile £26.25 £18.50 £18.05
90th Percentile £39.95 £65.50 £43.75
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £39.63
% change year-on-year +3.90% -2.84% +13.21%

Python
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Python in Wiltshire

Python
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Python in Wiltshire

Python
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Python in Wiltshire over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Python in Wiltshire

Python
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Python in Wiltshire

Python
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Python within the Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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
Swindon +2 12 £464 -7.25% 5
Salisbury -4 2 £530 +51.97%
Malmesbury - 1 £375 - 3
Python
South West

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Python.

1 11 (50.00%) Java
2 10 (45.45%) Ruby
3 9 (40.91%) DevOps
4 8 (36.36%) Security Cleared
5 7 (31.82%) Open Source
5 7 (31.82%) Bash Shell
5 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (27.27%) Docker
6 6 (27.27%) Jenkins
7 5 (22.73%) Puppet
7 5 (22.73%) Amazon AWS
7 5 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (22.73%) Test Automation
7 5 (22.73%) Groovy
7 5 (22.73%) Scrum
7 5 (22.73%) VMware
7 5 (22.73%) Cisco
7 5 (22.73%) Ansible
7 5 (22.73%) Infrastructure Management
8 4 (18.18%) Kubernetes
8 4 (18.18%) Migration
8 4 (18.18%) Nagios
8 4 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (18.18%) Selenium
9 3 (13.64%) Wireshark
9 3 (13.64%) Load Balancing
9 3 (13.64%) Incident Management
9 3 (13.64%) CentOS
9 3 (13.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (13.64%) Amazon EC2

Python
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 (9.09%) Confluence
1 2 (9.09%) nginx
2 1 (4.55%) Apache
2 1 (4.55%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (4.55%) IIS
2 1 (4.55%) Jetty
2 1 (4.55%) Mongrel
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 1 (4.55%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.55%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (22.73%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (13.64%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (13.64%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 3 (13.64%) Amazon S3
2 3 (13.64%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 3 (13.64%) AWS Lambda
2 3 (13.64%) Route 53
2 3 (13.64%) Serverless
2 3 (13.64%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 2 (9.09%) Google App Engine
3 2 (9.09%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (9.09%) OpenShift
4 1 (4.55%) npm
4 1 (4.55%) PaaS
4 1 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) BGP
1 3 (13.64%) Cisco Nexus
1 3 (13.64%) EIGRP
1 3 (13.64%) HTTP
1 3 (13.64%) LAN
1 3 (13.64%) NX-OS
1 3 (13.64%) TCP/IP
1 3 (13.64%) VoIP
1 3 (13.64%) VPN
1 3 (13.64%) WAN
1 3 (13.64%) Wireshark
2 2 (9.09%) DHCP
2 2 (9.09%) DNS
2 2 (9.09%) Firewall
2 2 (9.09%) FTP
2 2 (9.09%) IPsec
2 2 (9.09%) SSL
3 1 (4.55%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) Amazon RDS
1 3 (13.64%) Apache Cassandra
1 3 (13.64%) NoSQL
2 2 (9.09%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 2 (9.09%) MongoDB
2 2 (9.09%) MySQL
2 2 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.55%) Big Data
3 1 (4.55%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 6 (27.27%) Jenkins
2 4 (18.18%) Selenium
3 2 (9.09%) Artifactory
3 2 (9.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (9.09%) JIRA
3 2 (9.09%) SonarQube
3 2 (9.09%) Sonatype Nexus
3 2 (9.09%) Travis CI
3 2 (9.09%) Vagrant
3 2 (9.09%) WebDriver
4 1 (4.55%) CircleCI
4 1 (4.55%) Gatling
4 1 (4.55%) Gradle
4 1 (4.55%) gulp
4 1 (4.55%) IBM UrbanCode
4 1 (4.55%) LoadRunner
4 1 (4.55%) Maven
General
1 2 (9.09%) Banking
1 2 (9.09%) Finance
1 2 (9.09%) Law
2 1 (4.55%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (13.64%) AWS DevOps
2 3 (13.64%) Network Engineer
2 3 (13.64%) Senior Network Engineer
2 3 (13.64%) Tester
3 2 (9.09%) Architect
3 2 (9.09%) Automation Tester
3 2 (9.09%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) AWS Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Developer
3 2 (9.09%) Salesforce Architect
4 1 (4.55%) CRM Architect
4 1 (4.55%) Django Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM Architect
4 1 (4.55%) Nagios Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Salesforce Technical Architect
4 1 (4.55%) Selenium Test Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Selenium Tester
4 1 (4.55%) Service Architect
4 1 (4.55%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) .NET
2 2 (9.09%) Elastic Stack
2 2 (9.09%) Visualforce
2 2 (9.09%) Web Services
2 2 (9.09%) WSDL
3 1 (4.55%) Django
3 1 (4.55%) J2EE
3 1 (4.55%) LAMP
3 1 (4.55%) LAPP Stack
3 1 (4.55%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (4.55%) Node.js
3 1 (4.55%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Public Cloud
2 2 (9.09%) iPad
3 1 (4.55%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) CentOS
1 3 (13.64%) Linux
1 3 (13.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (9.09%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) DevOps
2 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (31.82%) Open Source
3 5 (22.73%) Infrastructure Management
3 5 (22.73%) Scrum
3 5 (22.73%) Test Automation
4 4 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (18.18%) Migration
5 3 (13.64%) Auto-Scaling
5 3 (13.64%) BDD
5 3 (13.64%) Capacity Management
5 3 (13.64%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 3 (13.64%) DSDM
5 3 (13.64%) Incident Management
5 3 (13.64%) Load Balancing
5 3 (13.64%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (13.64%) Security Patching
5 3 (13.64%) Service Management
5 3 (13.64%) Waterfall
6 2 (9.09%) Case Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (50.00%) Java
2 10 (45.45%) Ruby
3 7 (31.82%) Bash Shell
4 5 (22.73%) Groovy
5 3 (13.64%) C++
5 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
5 3 (13.64%) SQL
6 2 (9.09%) Apex Code
6 2 (9.09%) C#
6 2 (9.09%) PL/SQL
6 2 (9.09%) SOQL
6 2 (9.09%) SOSL
7 1 (4.55%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (36.36%) Security Cleared
2 3 (13.64%) CCNP
2 3 (13.64%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.55%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (4.55%) CESG Certified Professional
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) SLA
2 1 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 6 (27.27%) Docker
2 5 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (9.09%) GlusterFS
3 2 (9.09%) VirtualBox
3 2 (9.09%) Xen
4 1 (4.55%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (22.73%) Ansible
1 5 (22.73%) Puppet
2 4 (18.18%) Kubernetes
2 4 (18.18%) Nagios
3 3 (13.64%) Cisco Prime
3 3 (13.64%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (13.64%) Opsview
4 2 (9.09%) OSSEC
4 2 (9.09%) Terraform
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) Cisco
1 5 (22.73%) VMware
2 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.09%) Blue Coat
3 2 (9.09%) EMC
3 2 (9.09%) F5
3 2 (9.09%) Google
3 2 (9.09%) IronPort
3 2 (9.09%) Juniper
3 2 (9.09%) McAfee
3 2 (9.09%) New Relic
3 2 (9.09%) Oracle
3 2 (9.09%) Red Hat
3 2 (9.09%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (4.55%) Veracode