The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Python over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 21 30 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Contract jobs citing Python 10 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 4.50% 0.46% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.22% 2.22% -
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 0
Average daily rate
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£258 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year
-8.45% -2.73%
Python
Berkshire

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
45 45 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 20.27% 20.55% 23.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 19 10
Average daily rate £330 £348 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.03% -0.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 5
Average hourly rate £15.50 £14.00 £12.99
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% +7.77%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Python across the Bracknell region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Bracknell

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Python across the Bracknell region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

Python Daily Rate Histogram in Bracknell

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell 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 10 (100.00%) Java
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (80.00%) Computer Science
3 7 (70.00%) User Experience
3 7 (70.00%) NAS
3 7 (70.00%) SAN
4 6 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (50.00%) Software Engineering
5 5 (50.00%) Degree
5 5 (50.00%) Perl
6 3 (30.00%) SQL
6 3 (30.00%) SOAP
6 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
6 3 (30.00%) C++
6 3 (30.00%) HTML
6 3 (30.00%) OO
6 3 (30.00%) JSON
6 3 (30.00%) Hibernate
6 3 (30.00%) Ruby
6 3 (30.00%) Ajax
6 3 (30.00%) Web Development
6 3 (30.00%) Hitachi
6 3 (30.00%) Shell Script
6 3 (30.00%) Middleware
6 3 (30.00%) QA
6 3 (30.00%) Bash Shell
6 3 (30.00%) REST
7 2 (20.00%) vCloud
7 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell 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.

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) SaaS
1 2 (20.00%) PaaS
1 2 (20.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (70.00%) SAN
1 7 (70.00%) NAS
2 2 (20.00%) DNS
2 2 (20.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Test Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Software Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Cloud Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) HTML
1 3 (30.00%) SOAP
1 3 (30.00%) Middleware
1 3 (30.00%) Hibernate
1 3 (30.00%) Ajax
1 3 (30.00%) JSON
1 3 (30.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 8 (80.00%) Computer Science
2 7 (70.00%) User Experience
3 6 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (20.00%) Data Structures
4 2 (20.00%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (10.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (30.00%) Web Development
3 3 (30.00%) OO
4 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (20.00%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (50.00%) Perl
3 3 (30.00%) SQL
3 3 (30.00%) Shell Script
3 3 (30.00%) Ruby
3 3 (30.00%) Bash Shell
3 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (30.00%) C++
4 2 (20.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (20.00%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Hitachi
2 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (20.00%) VMware
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco
2 2 (20.00%) EMC
2 2 (20.00%) BMC
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £300 - £360 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell
Spectrum IT
Rate: £230 - £250 per day
Posted: 20 days ago