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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 28 27 30
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Contract jobs citing Python 13 20 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 4.45% 5.65% 1.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.13% 13.07% 3.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 6 0
Median daily rate £400 £300 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £36.25
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
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
160 153 128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 54.79% 43.22% 44.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 105 72
Median daily rate £413 £320 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.90% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £29.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +31.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.45 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+0.13% +4.02%

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 1 July 2016.

Python Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

Python
Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Python Hourly 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Python within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 1 July 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
Brighton -13 5 £419 +39.58% 5
Hove - 2 £400 - 1
Eastbourne - 1 £500 -
Lewes - 1 - -
Python
South East

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 East Sussex region with a requirement for Python.

1 10 (50.00%) Linux
2 9 (45.00%) Open Source
3 8 (40.00%) Java
4 7 (35.00%) Software Engineering
4 7 (35.00%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (30.00%) Puppet
5 6 (30.00%) DevOps
5 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
5 6 (30.00%) MySQL
6 5 (25.00%) PHP
6 5 (25.00%) Apache
6 5 (25.00%) Web Services
6 5 (25.00%) LAMP
6 5 (25.00%) Bash Shell
6 5 (25.00%) NoSQL
6 5 (25.00%) RESTful
6 5 (25.00%) Amazon Kinesis
6 5 (25.00%) Ansible
7 4 (20.00%) Mobile Development
7 4 (20.00%) Apple Swift
7 4 (20.00%) Swagger
7 4 (20.00%) Android
7 4 (20.00%) Degree
7 4 (20.00%) Computer Science
7 4 (20.00%) jQuery
7 4 (20.00%) Apple iOS
7 4 (20.00%) HTML5
7 4 (20.00%) iOS Development
7 4 (20.00%) Backbone.js
7 4 (20.00%) Ember.js

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 5 (25.00%) Apache
2 1 (5.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 7 (35.00%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (25.00%) Amazon Kinesis
3 1 (5.00%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (5.00%) Google App Engine
3 1 (5.00%) Google Apps
3 1 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Wireless
1 1 (5.00%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) MySQL
2 5 (25.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (20.00%) Advertising
2 1 (5.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Developer
2 5 (25.00%) Python Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 4 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (15.00%) Software Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Software Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Electronics Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Java Scrum Master
5 1 (5.00%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Scala Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) LAMP
1 5 (25.00%) RESTful
1 5 (25.00%) Web Services
2 4 (20.00%) AngularJS
2 4 (20.00%) Backbone.js
2 4 (20.00%) CSS
2 4 (20.00%) Ember.js
2 4 (20.00%) HTML
2 4 (20.00%) HTML5
2 4 (20.00%) jQuery
2 4 (20.00%) Swagger
3 2 (10.00%) Django
3 2 (10.00%) Node.js
4 1 (5.00%) Akka
4 1 (5.00%) Play Framework
4 1 (5.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (50.00%) Linux
2 4 (20.00%) Android
2 4 (20.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (5.00%) CentOS
3 1 (5.00%) Debian
3 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (5.00%) Ubuntu
3 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Open Source
2 7 (35.00%) Software Engineering
3 6 (30.00%) DevOps
4 4 (20.00%) iOS Development
4 4 (20.00%) Mobile Development
5 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (10.00%) Scrum
7 1 (5.00%) BDD
7 1 (5.00%) Front End Development
7 1 (5.00%) Kanban
7 1 (5.00%) TDD
7 1 (5.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 8 (40.00%) Java
2 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 5 (25.00%) PHP
4 4 (20.00%) Apple Swift
4 4 (20.00%) Ruby
5 3 (15.00%) Perl
6 2 (10.00%) Scala
7 1 (5.00%) C
7 1 (5.00%) C#
7 1 (5.00%) C++
7 1 (5.00%) Embedded C
7 1 (5.00%) Embedded C++
7 1 (5.00%) Google Apps Script
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 6 (30.00%) Puppet
2 5 (25.00%) Ansible
3 2 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) Google
1 1 (5.00%) Rackspace
1 1 (5.00%) Red Hat