The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Python over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 14 23 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Contract jobs citing Python 23 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 10.22% 1.22% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.91% 2.44% -
Number of daily rates quoted 13 0 0
Average daily rate
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£300 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £320
% change year-on-year
- +17.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £30.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+31.66% -25.00%
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
110 82 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 48.89% 50.00% 53.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 53 37
Average daily rate £300 £290 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -10.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £330 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £24.75 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.45 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.85%

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Python across the Brighton region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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 16 (59.26%) Software Engineering
2 15 (55.56%) Scrum
2 15 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (55.56%) Automation Testing
2 15 (55.56%) C++
3 13 (48.15%) Microsoft
3 13 (48.15%) Windows
4 12 (44.44%) VC++
5 9 (33.33%) Linux
6 8 (29.63%) Manufacturing
6 8 (29.63%) C
6 8 (29.63%) Bash Shell
6 8 (29.63%) Embedded Systems
6 8 (29.63%) Lua
6 8 (29.63%) Unit Testing
7 3 (11.11%) Embedded C
7 3 (11.11%) Jenkins
8 2 (7.41%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (7.41%) UNIX
8 2 (7.41%) Tomcat
8 2 (7.41%) Java
8 2 (7.41%) Perl
8 2 (7.41%) SQL
8 2 (7.41%) MySQL
8 2 (7.41%) Ruby
8 2 (7.41%) Maven
8 2 (7.41%) Ubuntu
8 2 (7.41%) Relational Database
8 2 (7.41%) DevOps
9 1 (3.70%) SDLC

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.41%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Office
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) Ethernet
1 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (7.41%) MySQL
1 2 (7.41%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (3.70%) QlikView
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Jenkins
2 2 (7.41%) Maven
3 1 (3.70%) Subversion
3 1 (3.70%) LabVIEW
3 1 (3.70%) Trac
General
1 8 (29.63%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.70%) Marketing
2 1 (3.70%) Legal
2 1 (3.70%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 15 (55.56%) C++ Software Engineer
1 15 (55.56%) Software Engineer
2 9 (33.33%) Developer
3 8 (29.63%) C Developer
4 5 (18.52%) C Programmer
4 5 (18.52%) Programmer
5 2 (7.41%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (7.41%) Administrator
5 2 (7.41%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (7.41%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.70%) Developer Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Test Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Business Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (29.63%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 13 (48.15%) Windows
2 9 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (7.41%) UNIX
3 2 (7.41%) Ubuntu
4 1 (3.70%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (59.26%) Software Engineering
2 15 (55.56%) Scrum
2 15 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (55.56%) Automation Testing
3 8 (29.63%) Unit Testing
4 2 (7.41%) DevOps
5 1 (3.70%) SDLC
5 1 (3.70%) Kimball Methodology
5 1 (3.70%) Test Strategy
5 1 (3.70%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (3.70%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (3.70%) Automated Testing
5 1 (3.70%) Business Analysis
5 1 (3.70%) Software Testing
5 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (3.70%) Regression Testing
5 1 (3.70%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 15 (55.56%) C++
2 12 (44.44%) VC++
3 8 (29.63%) C
3 8 (29.63%) Bash Shell
3 8 (29.63%) Lua
4 3 (11.11%) Embedded C
5 2 (7.41%) Java
5 2 (7.41%) Perl
5 2 (7.41%) SQL
5 2 (7.41%) Ruby
Vendors
1 13 (48.15%) Microsoft