Period
to 21 October 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 21 October 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
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 23 21 -
Rank change year-on-year -2 - +32
Contract jobs citing Python 3 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in York 1.85% 1.95% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.36% 8.57% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
York median daily rate £338 - -
North Yorkshire median daily rate £338 £500 -
% change year-on-year -32.50% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
York median hourly rate £41.13 £27.63 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +48.87% - -
North Yorkshire median hourly rate £41.00 £27.63 -
% change year-on-year +48.42% - -

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 56 35 88
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in York 34.57% 22.73% 48.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 22 37
York median daily rate £400 £350 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -9.09% +14.07%
10th Percentile £261 £205 £300
90th Percentile £500 £454 £471
North Yorkshire median daily rate £375 £325 £380
% change year-on-year +15.38% -14.47% +12.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 1
York median hourly rate £41.13 £21.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +91.28% -46.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £40.21 £15.35 £37.50
90th Percentile £42.14 £37.95 £42.50
North Yorkshire median hourly rate £21.42 £17.75 £13.75
% change year-on-year +20.65% +29.09% -62.33%

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 21 October 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%) Visual Studio
1 2 (66.67%) XML
1 2 (66.67%) C++
1 2 (66.67%) Automotive
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Ubuntu
2 1 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (33.33%) Puppet
2 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (33.33%) Ansible
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Terraform
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) Linux

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:

Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 1 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (66.67%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded C++ Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Linux Engineer
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
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Ansible
1 1 (33.33%) Puppet
1 1 (33.33%) Terraform