The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Python over the 3 months to 23 January 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Python
East Sussex / Brighton
Rank 19 - 39
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Python 7 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 4.86% - 1.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.75% - 3.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 4
Median daily rate £300 - £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £39.63 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-5.36% +10.06%

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

Programming Languages Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
80 105 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 55.56% 69.54% 45.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 52 69
Median daily rate £350 £338 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £240 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £447
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 10
Median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +60.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +12.67%

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Python
Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Python Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

Python
Daily Rate Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Python across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

Python Daily Rate Histogram in Brighton

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 Brighton region with a requirement for Python.

1 11 (57.89%) Java
1 11 (57.89%) Linux
2 10 (52.63%) JBoss
2 10 (52.63%) Migration
2 10 (52.63%) WebSphere
2 10 (52.63%) Selenium
2 10 (52.63%) Subversion
2 10 (52.63%) Git (software)
2 10 (52.63%) Jenkins
2 10 (52.63%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (52.63%) Packer
2 10 (52.63%) Docker
3 7 (36.84%) Django
4 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
4 5 (26.32%) DevOps
5 4 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (21.05%) Node.js
6 3 (15.79%) HTML
6 3 (15.79%) CSS
6 3 (15.79%) jQuery
7 2 (10.53%) Online Games
7 2 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (10.53%) TDD
7 2 (10.53%) Automated Testing
7 2 (10.53%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (10.53%) Mobile Games
7 2 (10.53%) Games
8 1 (5.26%) Scrum
8 1 (5.26%) Web Services

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton 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 10 (52.63%) JBoss
1 10 (52.63%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 4 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (10.53%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (5.26%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) Big Data
1 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (5.26%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 10 (52.63%) Git (software)
1 10 (52.63%) Jenkins
1 10 (52.63%) Selenium
1 10 (52.63%) Subversion
General
1 2 (10.53%) Games
Job Titles
1 13 (68.42%) Developer
2 6 (31.58%) Python Developer
3 5 (26.32%) DevOps Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) Java Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Senior Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (36.84%) Django
2 4 (21.05%) Node.js
3 3 (15.79%) CSS
3 3 (15.79%) HTML
3 3 (15.79%) jQuery
4 1 (5.26%) Akka
4 1 (5.26%) AngularJS
4 1 (5.26%) J2EE
4 1 (5.26%) Play Framework
4 1 (5.26%) REST
4 1 (5.26%) RESTful
4 1 (5.26%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 1 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (52.63%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (10.53%) Mobile Games
2 2 (10.53%) Online Games
3 1 (5.26%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 11 (57.89%) Linux
2 1 (5.26%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Migration
2 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (26.32%) DevOps
3 2 (10.53%) Automated Testing
3 2 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (10.53%) TDD
4 1 (5.26%) Android Development
4 1 (5.26%) BDD
4 1 (5.26%) Continuous Deployment
4 1 (5.26%) Data Analysis
4 1 (5.26%) Front End Development
4 1 (5.26%) iOS Development
4 1 (5.26%) Kanban
4 1 (5.26%) Open Source
4 1 (5.26%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 11 (57.89%) Java
2 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.26%) C++
3 1 (5.26%) Ruby
3 1 (5.26%) Scala
System Software
1 10 (52.63%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (52.63%) Packer