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 27 May 2016 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 33 15 25
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +10
Contract jobs citing Python 2 22 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 0.94% 9.95% 1.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.53% 20.56% 2.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 13 0
Median daily rate £356 £300 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £40.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.50% +33.33%
Python
East Sussex

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
131 107 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 61.50% 48.42% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 74 53
Median daily rate £420 £300 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £355 £330
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £24.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -

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
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, 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 2 (66.67%) LAMP
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Apache
1 2 (66.67%) Open Source
1 2 (66.67%) Puppet
1 2 (66.67%) Ansible
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (33.33%) Advertising
2 1 (33.33%) Debian
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby
2 1 (33.33%) Ubuntu
2 1 (33.33%) Django
2 1 (33.33%) CentOS
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Scala

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 2 (66.67%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
General
1 1 (33.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Java Scrum Master
1 1 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Scrum Master
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) LAMP
2 1 (33.33%) Django
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) CentOS
2 1 (33.33%) Debian
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) Perl
1 1 (33.33%) PHP
1 1 (33.33%) Ruby
1 1 (33.33%) Scala
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Ansible
1 2 (66.67%) Puppet
2 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat