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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 24 - 19
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Python 5 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 2.34% - 0.75%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.51% - 1.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Average daily rate
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£225 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -7.14%
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
37 62 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 17.29% 22.46% 40.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 18 23
Average daily rate £325 £370 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.16% +8.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £297 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £450 £404
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 6
Average hourly rate £15.50 - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

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
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) SAN
1 5 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 5 (100.00%) NAS
2 4 (80.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) System Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (20.00%) REST
4 1 (20.00%) JSON
4 1 (20.00%) QA
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (20.00%) Ruby
4 1 (20.00%) Ajax
4 1 (20.00%) Web Development
4 1 (20.00%) Hitachi
4 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (20.00%) Middleware
4 1 (20.00%) Hibernate
4 1 (20.00%) OO
4 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (20.00%) C++
4 1 (20.00%) HTML
4 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (20.00%) Perl
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) SOAP

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) SAN
1 5 (100.00%) NAS
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) REST
1 1 (20.00%) JSON
1 1 (20.00%) Ajax
1 1 (20.00%) Middleware
1 1 (20.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) System Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Web Development
2 1 (20.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (20.00%) Ruby
2 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (20.00%) C++
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) Perl
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Hitachi
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