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 3 months to 24 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
South West / Wiltshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 - 55
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Python 8 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 1.21% - 0.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.26% - 2.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 3
Median daily rate £400 - £420
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 Wiltshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Wiltshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 188 176 141
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 28.53% 26.87% 22.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 118 98
Median daily rate £350 £345 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.44% +2.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £281 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £424 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 10 11
Median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £20.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +85.78%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £10.50 £19.03
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £54.50 £35.00
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 Wiltshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wiltshire 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 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 3 months to 24 June 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 3 months to 24 June 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
Swindon - 7 £400 - 3
Malmesbury - 1 £450 - 1
Python
South West

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

1 11 (64.71%) Linux
1 11 (64.71%) DevOps
2 9 (52.94%) Ansible
2 9 (52.94%) Ruby
2 9 (52.94%) Puppet
3 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (47.06%) SaltStack
4 7 (41.18%) Jenkins
5 6 (35.29%) Terraform
5 6 (35.29%) Bash Shell
6 5 (29.41%) nginx
6 5 (29.41%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (29.41%) Software Engineering
6 5 (29.41%) Apache
6 5 (29.41%) DNS
7 4 (23.53%) Django
7 4 (23.53%) Git (software)
7 4 (23.53%) Docker
8 3 (17.65%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (17.65%) Vagrant
8 3 (17.65%) Go
8 3 (17.65%) Kubernetes
8 3 (17.65%) Kanban
8 3 (17.65%) Degree
8 3 (17.65%) BDD
8 3 (17.65%) Hudson
8 3 (17.65%) TDD
8 3 (17.65%) Scrum
8 3 (17.65%) HTML
8 3 (17.65%) Java

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 5 (29.41%) Apache
1 5 (29.41%) nginx
2 1 (5.88%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 5 (29.41%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (11.76%) GitHub
3 1 (5.88%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) DNS
2 1 (5.88%) MQTT
2 1 (5.88%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) NoSQL
2 1 (5.88%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 7 (41.18%) Jenkins
2 4 (23.53%) Git (software)
3 3 (17.65%) Hudson
3 3 (17.65%) Vagrant
4 1 (5.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (5.88%) Calabash
General
1 1 (5.88%) Electronics
1 1 (5.88%) Law
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Software Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) Developer
3 2 (11.76%) DevOps Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Cloud Software Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Dashboard Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Django Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Embedded Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Python Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Scientific Software Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Splunk Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) Django
2 3 (17.65%) CSS
2 3 (17.65%) HTML
3 2 (11.76%) CSS3
3 2 (11.76%) HTML5
3 2 (11.76%) Node.js
3 2 (11.76%) Web Services
4 1 (5.88%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (5.88%) jQuery
4 1 (5.88%) Qt
4 1 (5.88%) Serverless Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
1 1 (5.88%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 11 (64.71%) Linux
2 2 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (11.76%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) DevOps
2 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (29.41%) Software Engineering
4 3 (17.65%) BDD
4 3 (17.65%) Kanban
4 3 (17.65%) Scrum
4 3 (17.65%) TDD
5 2 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (11.76%) E-Commerce
5 2 (11.76%) SOA
6 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management
6 1 (5.88%) Data Analysis
6 1 (5.88%) Data Modelling
6 1 (5.88%) Extreme Programming
6 1 (5.88%) Load Testing
6 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
6 1 (5.88%) OO
6 1 (5.88%) Performance Management
6 1 (5.88%) Refactoring
6 1 (5.88%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) Ruby
2 6 (35.29%) Bash Shell
3 3 (17.65%) Go
3 3 (17.65%) Java
3 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
3 3 (17.65%) Perl
4 2 (11.76%) C
4 2 (11.76%) C#
4 2 (11.76%) C++
4 2 (11.76%) SQL
5 1 (5.88%) Embedded C
5 1 (5.88%) Embedded C++
5 1 (5.88%) Groovy
5 1 (5.88%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Degree
2 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.88%) DV Cleared
3 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (5.88%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (23.53%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (52.94%) Ansible
1 9 (52.94%) Puppet
2 6 (35.29%) Terraform
3 3 (17.65%) Kubernetes
3 3 (17.65%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (11.76%) Salt
5 1 (5.88%) Consul
5 1 (5.88%) Graphite
5 1 (5.88%) Kibana
5 1 (5.88%) logstash
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) SaltStack
2 2 (11.76%) Splunk
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