The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Python over the 3 months to 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 25 - 28
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Python 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 1.09% - 0.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.70% - 1.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £43.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £45.00 £31.75
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +41.73%
Python
South West

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

Programming Languages Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
54 56 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 29.35% 31.28% 36.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 31 36
Median daily rate £375 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £179 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £480 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 14
Median hourly rate - £41.50 £43.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -3.48%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Python
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Python Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

Python
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Python Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

Python
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Python within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth - 1 - - 1
Poole - 1 - -
Python
South West

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 Dorset region with a requirement for Python.

1 4 (50.00%) Linux
1 4 (50.00%) Perl
1 4 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) Unix
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) TDD
3 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (25.00%) Puppet
3 2 (25.00%) DevOps
3 2 (25.00%) F5
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL
3 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (25.00%) Nagios
3 2 (25.00%) Firewall
3 2 (25.00%) Ruby
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (12.50%) Android
4 1 (12.50%) Magento
4 1 (12.50%) NAS
4 1 (12.50%) RESTful
4 1 (12.50%) Visualisation
4 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
4 1 (12.50%) HTML5
4 1 (12.50%) iPad
4 1 (12.50%) tcpdump
4 1 (12.50%) BDD
4 1 (12.50%) Network Security

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset 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 1 (12.50%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (12.50%) MQSeries
1 1 (12.50%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Magento
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) BIG-IP
2 1 (12.50%) FTP
2 1 (12.50%) HTTP
2 1 (12.50%) HTTPS
2 1 (12.50%) IPsec
2 1 (12.50%) LDAP
2 1 (12.50%) NAS
2 1 (12.50%) Network Security
2 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 1 (12.50%) tcpdump
2 1 (12.50%) VPN
2 1 (12.50%) Wireshark
General
1 1 (12.50%) Banking
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Android Developer
3 1 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (12.50%) HTML CSS Developer
3 1 (12.50%) HTML Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Python Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Unix Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) Android SDK
1 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
1 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (12.50%) CSS
1 1 (12.50%) HTML
1 1 (12.50%) HTML5
1 1 (12.50%) J2EE
1 1 (12.50%) JSON
1 1 (12.50%) KnockoutJS
1 1 (12.50%) LESS
1 1 (12.50%) Regular Expression
1 1 (12.50%) REST
1 1 (12.50%) RESTful
1 1 (12.50%) Sass
1 1 (12.50%) SOAP
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
1 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (12.50%) iPad
1 1 (12.50%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (37.50%) Unix
3 1 (12.50%) Android
3 1 (12.50%) Solaris
3 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (25.00%) DevOps
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (12.50%) Analytics
3 1 (12.50%) Android Development
3 1 (12.50%) BCP
3 1 (12.50%) BDD
3 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity Planning
3 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Deployment
3 1 (12.50%) CRM
3 1 (12.50%) Dashboard Development
3 1 (12.50%) Data Visualisation
3 1 (12.50%) Front End Development
3 1 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (12.50%) OO
3 1 (12.50%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) Java
1 4 (50.00%) Perl
2 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (25.00%) Ruby
2 2 (25.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
3 1 (12.50%) C
3 1 (12.50%) C#
3 1 (12.50%) C++
3 1 (12.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) ISEB
2 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
2 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Samba
1 1 (12.50%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Nagios
1 2 (25.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) F5
1 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
2 1 (12.50%) NetApp
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Splunk
2 1 (12.50%) VMware