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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Python over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Python
South East / East Sussex
Rank 24 36 42
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +6
Contract jobs citing Python 7 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 3.47% 1.18% 1.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.14% 2.33% 2.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 4
Median daily rate £323 - £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £441 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
98 129 138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 48.51% 50.79% 41.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 82 79
Median daily rate £400 £338 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% +4.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £287 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 17
Median hourly rate £42.00 £20.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+110.00% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.30 £20.00 £15.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £20.00 £35.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +12.67%

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Sussex region citing Python as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Python across the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

Python Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

Python
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Python within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 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
Brighton +7 6 £323 - 4
Hove - 1 - -
Python
South East

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 East Sussex region with a requirement for Python.

1 8 (72.73%) Django
2 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
3 5 (45.45%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (45.45%) Node.js
4 4 (36.36%) Linux
5 3 (27.27%) HTML
5 3 (27.27%) CSS
5 3 (27.27%) jQuery
6 2 (18.18%) Online Games
6 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (18.18%) Open Source
6 2 (18.18%) Data Analysis
6 2 (18.18%) Automated Testing
6 2 (18.18%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
6 2 (18.18%) RESTful
6 2 (18.18%) TDD
6 2 (18.18%) C++
6 2 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (18.18%) Migration
6 2 (18.18%) Mobile Games
6 2 (18.18%) Games
6 2 (18.18%) Front End Development
6 2 (18.18%) AWS Lambda
6 2 (18.18%) Continuous Deployment
6 2 (18.18%) Big Data
6 2 (18.18%) AngularJS
7 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
7 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Software

Python
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex 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 (9.09%) JBoss
1 1 (9.09%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 5 (45.45%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (18.18%) AWS Lambda
2 2 (18.18%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Big Data
1 2 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
2 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
2 1 (9.09%) Selenium
2 1 (9.09%) Subversion
General
1 2 (18.18%) Games
2 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Developer
2 6 (54.55%) Python Developer
3 1 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (72.73%) Django
2 5 (45.45%) Node.js
3 3 (27.27%) CSS
3 3 (27.27%) HTML
3 3 (27.27%) jQuery
4 2 (18.18%) AngularJS
4 2 (18.18%) RESTful
5 1 (9.09%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Mobile Games
1 2 (18.18%) Online Games
2 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (9.09%) iPhone
2 1 (9.09%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) Android
2 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (18.18%) Automated Testing
2 2 (18.18%) Continuous Deployment
2 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (18.18%) Data Analysis
2 2 (18.18%) Front End Development
2 2 (18.18%) Migration
2 2 (18.18%) Open Source
2 2 (18.18%) TDD
3 1 (9.09%) Android Development
3 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (9.09%) DevOps
3 1 (9.09%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
2 2 (18.18%) C++
3 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
3 1 (9.09%) Java
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Packer