The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Python over the 3 months to 29 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 19 27 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Contract jobs citing Python 24 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 7.43% 1.21% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.78% 2.80% -
Number of daily rates quoted 13 0 0
Average daily rate
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£300 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £386 £375 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.00% +17.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £30.00 £39.25
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -23.56%
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 East Sussex region.

Programming Languages Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
143 107 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 44.27% 43.32% 41.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 66 51
Average daily rate £300 £290 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -13.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £378 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £341 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.79% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Average hourly rate £29.50 £27.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.25% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.38% +2.85%

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

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

Python Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

Python
Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Python Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

Python
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Python within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 29 May 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
Brighton +10 23 £300 - 7
Python
South East

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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 (57.14%) Software Engineering
2 15 (53.57%) Scrum
2 15 (53.57%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (53.57%) C++
2 15 (53.57%) Automation Testing
3 13 (46.43%) Microsoft
3 13 (46.43%) Windows
4 12 (42.86%) VC++
5 9 (32.14%) Linux
6 8 (28.57%) C
6 8 (28.57%) Manufacturing
6 8 (28.57%) Lua
6 8 (28.57%) Unit Testing
6 8 (28.57%) Bash Shell
6 8 (28.57%) Embedded Systems
7 3 (10.71%) Embedded C
7 3 (10.71%) Jenkins
8 2 (7.14%) QlikView
8 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (7.14%) Marketing
8 2 (7.14%) Ubuntu
8 2 (7.14%) Ruby
8 2 (7.14%) Maven
8 2 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (7.14%) UNIX
8 2 (7.14%) Tomcat
8 2 (7.14%) Java
8 2 (7.14%) Perl
8 2 (7.14%) SQL
8 2 (7.14%) MySQL

Python
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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 (7.14%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Office
1 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) Ethernet
1 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) QlikView
1 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (7.14%) MySQL
1 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 2 (7.14%) Relational Database
1 2 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Jenkins
2 2 (7.14%) Maven
3 1 (3.57%) LabVIEW
3 1 (3.57%) Subversion
3 1 (3.57%) Trac
General
1 8 (28.57%) Manufacturing
2 2 (7.14%) Marketing
3 1 (3.57%) Legal
3 1 (3.57%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 15 (53.57%) C++ Software Engineer
1 15 (53.57%) Software Engineer
2 10 (35.71%) Developer
3 8 (28.57%) C Developer
4 5 (17.86%) C Programmer
4 5 (17.86%) Programmer
5 2 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 2 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (7.14%) Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Administrator
6 1 (3.57%) Business Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Business Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Developer Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Analyst Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (28.57%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 13 (46.43%) Windows
2 9 (32.14%) Linux
3 2 (7.14%) Ubuntu
3 2 (7.14%) UNIX
4 1 (3.57%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (57.14%) Software Engineering
2 15 (53.57%) Scrum
2 15 (53.57%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (53.57%) Automation Testing
3 8 (28.57%) Unit Testing
4 2 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (7.14%) DevOps
5 1 (3.57%) SDLC
5 1 (3.57%) Regression Testing
5 1 (3.57%) Validation
5 1 (3.57%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (3.57%) Automated Testing
5 1 (3.57%) Software Testing
5 1 (3.57%) Business Analysis
5 1 (3.57%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (3.57%) Kimball Methodology
5 1 (3.57%) Test Strategy
5 1 (3.57%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 15 (53.57%) C++
2 12 (42.86%) VC++
3 8 (28.57%) C
3 8 (28.57%) Lua
3 8 (28.57%) Bash Shell
4 3 (10.71%) Embedded C
5 2 (7.14%) Ruby
5 2 (7.14%) Java
5 2 (7.14%) Perl
5 2 (7.14%) SQL
Vendors
1 13 (46.43%) Microsoft
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