The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Python over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 24 27 38
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +11
Contract jobs citing Python 5 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 2.59% 2.48% 0.99%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.14% 5.75% 2.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 2
Average daily rate
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- £425 £403
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.59%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £315
% change year-on-year
- +19.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -25.00%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region.

Programming Languages Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
70 87 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 36.27% 43.07% 46.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 62 61
Average daily rate £335 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £185 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 8
Average hourly rate £42.00 £35.00 £23.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +51.35%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Python across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

Python
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Python across the Basingstoke region.

Python Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

Python
Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Python Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Python also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Python.

1 9 (81.82%) Java
2 8 (72.73%) JavaScript
3 7 (63.64%) Linux
3 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (63.64%) Git (software)
4 6 (54.55%) HTML
5 5 (45.45%) UNIX
5 5 (45.45%) Perl
5 5 (45.45%) Software Engineering
5 5 (45.45%) Jenkins
6 4 (36.36%) Apple iOS
6 4 (36.36%) Gerrit
6 4 (36.36%) Node.js
6 4 (36.36%) HTML5
6 4 (36.36%) jQuery
6 4 (36.36%) Android
6 4 (36.36%) AngularJS
6 4 (36.36%) TDD
6 4 (36.36%) Ruby
6 4 (36.36%) Scrum
6 4 (36.36%) Objective-C
6 4 (36.36%) IBM
6 4 (36.36%) Windows
6 4 (36.36%) CSS
6 4 (36.36%) OO
7 3 (27.27%) C
7 3 (27.27%) .NET
7 3 (27.27%) Oracle
7 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
7 3 (27.27%) Maven

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Python also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Python. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (36.36%) Node.js
2 2 (18.18%) WebSphere
2 2 (18.18%) WebLogic
2 2 (18.18%) IIS
2 2 (18.18%) JBoss
2 2 (18.18%) Apache
2 2 (18.18%) Tomcat
3 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Kerberos
1 2 (18.18%) LDAP
1 2 (18.18%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
1 2 (18.18%) DB2
1 2 (18.18%) MySQL
1 2 (18.18%) Data Mining
1 2 (18.18%) MongoDB
2 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (9.09%) NoSQL
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 7 (63.64%) Git (software)
2 5 (45.45%) Jenkins
3 4 (36.36%) Gerrit
4 3 (27.27%) Maven
4 3 (27.27%) Subversion
5 2 (18.18%) Ant
5 2 (18.18%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (9.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (9.09%) ClearCase
6 1 (9.09%) Eclipse
6 1 (9.09%) JUnit
6 1 (9.09%) NetBeans
6 1 (9.09%) JIRA
6 1 (9.09%) Checkstyle
General
1 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Lead Developer
2 3 (27.27%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Architect
4 1 (9.09%) AWS Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Monitoring Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Node.js Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Team Leader
4 1 (9.09%) Applications Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) HTML
2 4 (36.36%) HTML5
2 4 (36.36%) jQuery
2 4 (36.36%) AngularJS
2 4 (36.36%) CSS
3 3 (27.27%) .NET
4 2 (18.18%) Middleware
4 2 (18.18%) SAML
4 2 (18.18%) XHTML
4 2 (18.18%) OAuth
4 2 (18.18%) XACML
4 2 (18.18%) OpenID
4 2 (18.18%) SailPoint
5 1 (9.09%) CSS3
5 1 (9.09%) XML
5 1 (9.09%) XSLT
5 1 (9.09%) J2EE
5 1 (9.09%) Classic ASP
5 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) SecurID
1 2 (18.18%) Mathematics
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Open Source
2 1 (9.09%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Linux
2 5 (45.45%) UNIX
3 4 (36.36%) Apple iOS
3 4 (36.36%) Android
3 4 (36.36%) Windows
4 2 (18.18%) Solaris
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) Software Engineering
3 4 (36.36%) TDD
3 4 (36.36%) Scrum
3 4 (36.36%) OO
4 2 (18.18%) Performance Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Integration Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (9.09%) SOA
5 1 (9.09%) RUP
5 1 (9.09%) Project Management
5 1 (9.09%) Information Security
5 1 (9.09%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) Java
2 8 (72.73%) JavaScript
3 5 (45.45%) Perl
4 4 (36.36%) Ruby
4 4 (36.36%) Objective-C
5 3 (27.27%) C
6 2 (18.18%) Shell Script
6 2 (18.18%) C#
6 2 (18.18%) SQL
7 1 (9.09%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
1 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Tivoli
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle Identity Management
1 2 (18.18%) OpenAM
2 1 (9.09%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) IBM
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle
3 2 (18.18%) ForgeRock
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft