The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Python over the 3 months to 7 July 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 68 76 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Contract jobs citing Python 18 10 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.53% 0.76% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.59% 2.62% -
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 0
Average daily rate
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£466 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.21% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £389 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.66% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £26.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -4.10%
Python
South East

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

Programming Languages Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
392 381 311
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 33.42% 29.11% 32.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 217 232 191
Average daily rate £375 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £265 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £439
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 12 9
Average hourly rate £30.00 £20.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -11.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Python across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Python
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Python Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Python
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Python across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

Python Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Python
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Python across the Buckinghamshire region.

Python Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Python
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Python within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +6 6 £500 +42.85% 5
Aylesbury - 5 £200 - 1
High Wycombe - 2 £483 -
Python
South East

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 12 (46.15%) Linux
2 10 (38.46%) Windows
2 10 (38.46%) Web Services
3 9 (34.62%) SSL
3 9 (34.62%) Firewall
4 8 (30.77%) Perl
4 8 (30.77%) Hadoop
5 7 (26.92%) HTTP
5 7 (26.92%) UNIX
5 7 (26.92%) TCP/IP
5 7 (26.92%) Bash Shell
6 6 (23.08%) Shell Script
6 6 (23.08%) Oracle
7 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
7 5 (19.23%) WebSphere Application Server
7 5 (19.23%) IIS
7 5 (19.23%) Apache
7 5 (19.23%) Tomcat
7 5 (19.23%) LAN
7 5 (19.23%) WAN
7 5 (19.23%) SMTP
7 5 (19.23%) DHCP
7 5 (19.23%) ITIL
7 5 (19.23%) Nagios
7 5 (19.23%) WebSphere MQ
7 5 (19.23%) VPN
7 5 (19.23%) DNS
7 5 (19.23%) Active Directory
7 5 (19.23%) Citrix
7 5 (19.23%) SAN

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 5 (19.23%) WebSphere Application Server
1 5 (19.23%) IIS
1 5 (19.23%) Apache
1 5 (19.23%) Tomcat
1 5 (19.23%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.85%) OpenStack
2 1 (3.85%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS Visio
1 2 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (19.23%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (7.69%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (7.69%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 9 (34.62%) SSL
1 9 (34.62%) Firewall
2 7 (26.92%) HTTP
2 7 (26.92%) TCP/IP
3 5 (19.23%) VPN
3 5 (19.23%) DNS
3 5 (19.23%) LAN
3 5 (19.23%) WAN
3 5 (19.23%) SMTP
3 5 (19.23%) DHCP
3 5 (19.23%) SAN
3 5 (19.23%) Wireshark
3 5 (19.23%) NetScaler
4 4 (15.38%) HTTPS
5 2 (7.69%) SNMP
6 1 (3.85%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (30.77%) Hadoop
2 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
3 3 (11.54%) Big Data
4 2 (7.69%) MySQL
5 1 (3.85%) MongoDB
5 1 (3.85%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Introscope
2 2 (7.69%) Subversion
2 2 (7.69%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.85%) GCC
3 1 (3.85%) SCons
3 1 (3.85%) Robot Framework
3 1 (3.85%) Metasploit
General
1 4 (15.38%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Spanish Language
2 1 (3.85%) Electronics
2 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (34.62%) Developer
2 3 (11.54%) Analyst
2 3 (11.54%) Administrator
2 3 (11.54%) Technical Analyst
2 3 (11.54%) WebSphere Administrator
2 3 (11.54%) Python Developer
3 2 (7.69%) WebSphere Consultant
3 2 (7.69%) Front-End Developer
3 2 (7.69%) C++ Developer
3 2 (7.69%) Architect
3 2 (7.69%) Consultant
4 1 (3.85%) Data Architect
4 1 (3.85%) Network Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (3.85%) Support Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (3.85%) Tester
4 1 (3.85%) Software Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Web Developer
4 1 (3.85%) C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (38.46%) Web Services
2 5 (19.23%) WebSphere MQ
3 4 (15.38%) JNDI
3 4 (15.38%) J2EE
3 4 (15.38%) JDBC
3 4 (15.38%) SOAP
4 3 (11.54%) AngularJS
5 2 (7.69%) Django
5 2 (7.69%) HTML
5 2 (7.69%) CSS
5 2 (7.69%) RESTful
6 1 (3.85%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 1 (3.85%) HTML5
6 1 (3.85%) REST
6 1 (3.85%) CSS3
6 1 (3.85%) Backbone.js
6 1 (3.85%) Sass
6 1 (3.85%) Ember.js
6 1 (3.85%) STL
6 1 (3.85%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Clustering
2 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.85%) Device Driver
3 1 (3.85%) Ergonomics
3 1 (3.85%) Human Factors
3 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.85%) CMDB
3 1 (3.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (46.15%) Linux
2 10 (38.46%) Windows
3 7 (26.92%) UNIX
4 1 (3.85%) Solaris
4 1 (3.85%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (3.85%) Android
4 1 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (19.23%) ITIL
1 5 (19.23%) Capacity Management
1 5 (19.23%) Network Monitoring
2 4 (15.38%) Garbage Collection
2 4 (15.38%) High Availability
3 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (11.54%) Software Engineering
3 3 (11.54%) Problem Management
4 2 (7.69%) OO
4 2 (7.69%) Configuration Management
4 2 (7.69%) Migration
5 1 (3.85%) DevOps
5 1 (3.85%) Project Management
5 1 (3.85%) Integration Testing
5 1 (3.85%) Multithreading
5 1 (3.85%) Test Automation
5 1 (3.85%) Open Source
5 1 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.85%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (3.85%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 8 (30.77%) Perl
2 7 (26.92%) Bash Shell
3 6 (23.08%) Shell Script
4 5 (19.23%) Jython
4 5 (19.23%) PowerShell
5 4 (15.38%) JavaScript
5 4 (15.38%) Korn
5 4 (15.38%) C++
6 3 (11.54%) Java
6 3 (11.54%) PHP
6 3 (11.54%) Scala
7 2 (7.69%) Embedded C
7 2 (7.69%) Assembly Language
7 2 (7.69%) C
7 2 (7.69%) C#
8 1 (3.85%) PL/SQL
8 1 (3.85%) SQL
8 1 (3.85%) VBA
8 1 (3.85%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) Degree
2 3 (11.54%) DV Cleared
2 3 (11.54%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 5 (19.23%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (19.23%) XenApp
1 5 (19.23%) XenDesktop
1 5 (19.23%) Active Directory
1 5 (19.23%) HDFS
2 2 (7.69%) Firmware
3 1 (3.85%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 5 (19.23%) Zenoss
1 5 (19.23%) CA Wily
1 5 (19.23%) Nagios
2 1 (3.85%) NetBackup
2 1 (3.85%) Control-M
2 1 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) Oracle
2 5 (19.23%) VMware
2 5 (19.23%) AppSense
2 5 (19.23%) Citrix
2 5 (19.23%) Splunk
3 4 (15.38%) IBM
4 2 (7.69%) Google
4 2 (7.69%) Cloudera
5 1 (3.85%) Rackspace
5 1 (3.85%) BMC
5 1 (3.85%) Veritas
5 1 (3.85%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.85%) Remedy
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