Period
to 15 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in York 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 15 August 2018 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
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 21 21 33
Rank change year-on-year 0 +12 +5
Contract jobs citing Python 3 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in York 2.29% 1.41% 0.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.26% 5.00% 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
York median daily rate £400 - £425
10th Percentile £350 - £413
90th Percentile £450 - £438
North Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.29% +16.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
York median hourly rate £41.13 £41.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.30% - -
North Yorkshire median hourly rate £41.00 £41.25 -
% change year-on-year -0.61% - -

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 York with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
York
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 57 40 89
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in York 43.51% 28.17% 49.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 27 46
York median daily rate £388 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% -3.23% +16.54%
10th Percentile £203 £202 £234
90th Percentile £500 £475 £488
North Yorkshire median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +7.14% - +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
York median hourly rate £41.13 £41.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.30% - -
North Yorkshire median hourly rate £41.00 £42.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year -3.53% +63.46% -25.71%

Python
Job Vacancy Trend in York

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

Job vacancy trend for Python in York

Python
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in York

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Python in York

Python
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in York

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Python in York

For the 6 months to 15 August 2018, 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 York region with a requirement for Python.

1 2 (66.67%) C++
1 2 (66.67%) XML
1 2 (66.67%) Automotive
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
1 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Django
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) HTTP
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) SQL

Python
Co-occurring IT Skills in York 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (66.67%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded C++ Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Python Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Software Test Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) Django
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) SQL