The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Python over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Python
Berkshire / Bracknell
Rank 21 34 28
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -6
Contract jobs citing Python 15 1 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 5.34% 0.35% 2.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.08% 1.45% 14.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 0 5
Median daily rate £450 - £378
UK excluding London median daily rate £441 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Bracknell region.

Programming Languages Category
Bracknell
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
65 69 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 23.13% 24.04% 18.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 38 30
Median daily rate £450 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £253 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £510 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 12 8
Median hourly rate £27.50 £15.50 £39.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+77.41% -60.75%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +12.67%

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bracknell region citing Python as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

Python
Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Python Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

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

1 20 (83.33%) JSON
2 16 (66.67%) Java
2 16 (66.67%) XML
3 14 (58.33%) Ant
3 14 (58.33%) OOP
3 14 (58.33%) OO
3 14 (58.33%) HTTP
3 14 (58.33%) Project Management
3 14 (58.33%) JMeter
3 14 (58.33%) TDD
3 14 (58.33%) Selenium
3 14 (58.33%) Groovy
3 14 (58.33%) CMS
3 14 (58.33%) Content Management
3 14 (58.33%) Maven
3 14 (58.33%) Ruby
3 14 (58.33%) Sitecore CMS
3 14 (58.33%) Sitecore
3 14 (58.33%) WebDriver
3 14 (58.33%) BDD
3 14 (58.33%) REST
3 14 (58.33%) Splunk
3 14 (58.33%) Gradle
3 14 (58.33%) Bitbucket
3 14 (58.33%) Apache Ivy
3 14 (58.33%) eggPlant
4 12 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (45.83%) Scrum
5 11 (45.83%) Visualisation
5 11 (45.83%) Test Automation

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell 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 14 (58.33%) CMS
1 14 (58.33%) Sitecore CMS
2 5 (20.83%) Tomcat
2 5 (20.83%) WebLogic
3 2 (8.33%) Apache
3 2 (8.33%) Confluence
3 2 (8.33%) nginx
3 2 (8.33%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 6 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (58.33%) HTTP
2 1 (4.17%) Internet
2 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) Data Mining
2 1 (4.17%) MySQL
2 1 (4.17%) RDBMS
2 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (58.33%) Ant
1 14 (58.33%) Apache Ivy
1 14 (58.33%) Bitbucket
1 14 (58.33%) eggPlant
1 14 (58.33%) Gradle
1 14 (58.33%) JMeter
1 14 (58.33%) Maven
1 14 (58.33%) Selenium
1 14 (58.33%) WebDriver
2 8 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 5 (20.83%) Git (software)
3 5 (20.83%) Vagrant
4 4 (16.67%) Gatling
4 4 (16.67%) NeoLoad
5 3 (12.50%) JIRA
5 3 (12.50%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (8.33%) TeamCity
7 1 (4.17%) Travis CI
General
1 1 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (45.83%) Developer
2 9 (37.50%) Developer in Test
3 6 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Performance Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Automation Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Development Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Semantic Web Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Test Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Web Developer
6 1 (4.17%) AWS DevOps
6 1 (4.17%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (83.33%) JSON
2 16 (66.67%) XML
3 14 (58.33%) REST
4 6 (25.00%) Web Services
5 4 (16.67%) React
6 3 (12.50%) JMS
6 3 (12.50%) Middleware
6 3 (12.50%) RabbitMQ
7 2 (8.33%) XSLT
8 1 (4.17%) LAMP
8 1 (4.17%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (12.50%) Private Cloud
3 2 (8.33%) Linked Data
3 2 (8.33%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 8 (33.33%) Linux
2 7 (29.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (16.67%) Unix
4 2 (8.33%) CentOS
4 2 (8.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (58.33%) BDD
1 14 (58.33%) Content Management
1 14 (58.33%) OO
1 14 (58.33%) OOP
1 14 (58.33%) Project Management
1 14 (58.33%) TDD
2 12 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (45.83%) Scrum
3 11 (45.83%) Test Automation
3 11 (45.83%) Visualisation
4 10 (41.67%) Automated Testing
4 10 (41.67%) Manual Testing
4 10 (41.67%) Security Testing
5 8 (33.33%) DevOps
6 6 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (20.83%) Configuration Management
8 3 (12.50%) Performance Engineering
9 2 (8.33%) Data Extraction
9 2 (8.33%) Migration
9 2 (8.33%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 16 (66.67%) Java
2 14 (58.33%) Groovy
2 14 (58.33%) Ruby
3 10 (41.67%) C++
4 4 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 4 (16.67%) Shell Script
5 3 (12.50%) Perl
6 2 (8.33%) Bash Shell
6 2 (8.33%) PHP
6 2 (8.33%) SPARQL
7 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
System Software
1 6 (25.00%) Docker
2 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (33.33%) Ansible
2 4 (16.67%) HP Fortify
3 3 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (12.50%) Puppet
4 1 (4.17%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 14 (58.33%) Sitecore
1 14 (58.33%) Splunk
2 5 (20.83%) IBM
3 4 (16.67%) HP
4 2 (8.33%) AppDynamics
4 2 (8.33%) Atlassian
5 1 (4.17%) New Relic
5 1 (4.17%) PagerDuty
5 1 (4.17%) SaltStack
5 1 (4.17%) VMware