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 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 37 43 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Contract jobs citing Python 3 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 1.23% 1.19% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.22% 2.92% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Average daily rate - £300 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.25 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.33% +7.14%
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
135 137 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 55.56% 40.90% 39.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 77 57
Average daily rate £345 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.15% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £187 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £450 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 17 5
Average hourly rate £40.00 £25.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% +85.18%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

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
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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Python within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 14 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +14 1 - - 10
Python
South East

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 11 (73.33%) JavaScript
2 7 (46.67%) Java
3 5 (33.33%) Linux
3 5 (33.33%) PHP
3 5 (33.33%) C#
3 5 (33.33%) .NET
3 5 (33.33%) XML
3 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (33.33%) Ruby
3 5 (33.33%) Hadoop
3 5 (33.33%) Open Source
3 5 (33.33%) DevOps
4 4 (26.67%) Scala
4 4 (26.67%) TDD
4 4 (26.67%) JIRA
4 4 (26.67%) Selenium
4 4 (26.67%) C++
4 4 (26.67%) Migration
4 4 (26.67%) Scrum
4 4 (26.67%) Odoo
5 3 (20.00%) Configuration Management
5 3 (20.00%) HTML
5 3 (20.00%) CSS
5 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 3 (20.00%) StarTeam
5 3 (20.00%) VMware
5 3 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 3 (20.00%) MongoDB
5 3 (20.00%) Test Management
5 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure

Python
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 (13.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 2 (13.33%) Apache Pig
1 2 (13.33%) Apache Spark
1 2 (13.33%) CMS
1 2 (13.33%) concrete5
1 2 (13.33%) Drupal
1 2 (13.33%) ExpressionEngine
1 2 (13.33%) Joomla!
1 2 (13.33%) Sitecore CMS
1 2 (13.33%) Umbraco
1 2 (13.33%) WordPress
2 1 (6.67%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) 3ds Max
1 2 (13.33%) Acrobat
1 2 (13.33%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (13.33%) GIMP
1 2 (13.33%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (13.33%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Odoo
2 2 (13.33%) Magento
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) MailChimp
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) Hadoop
2 3 (20.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (13.33%) HBase
3 2 (13.33%) MySQL
4 1 (6.67%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (6.67%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) JIRA
1 4 (26.67%) Selenium
2 3 (20.00%) StarTeam
2 3 (20.00%) TeamCity
3 2 (13.33%) Eclipse
3 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
3 2 (13.33%) Grunt
3 2 (13.33%) Subversion
3 2 (13.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Developer
2 5 (33.33%) Python Developer
3 4 (26.67%) JavaScript Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Open Source Developer
3 4 (26.67%) XML Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Software Support Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Support Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) AWS Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (13.33%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (13.33%) Web Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Cassandra Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Development Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Development Support Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Java Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Scrum Master
6 1 (6.67%) Software Development Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Telecoms Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Telecoms Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) .NET
1 5 (33.33%) XML
2 3 (20.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (20.00%) CSS
2 3 (20.00%) HTML
3 2 (13.33%) ActiveMQ
3 2 (13.33%) Backbone.js
3 2 (13.33%) CodeIgniter
3 2 (13.33%) CSS3
3 2 (13.33%) D3.js
3 2 (13.33%) Ember.js
3 2 (13.33%) Flash
3 2 (13.33%) GreenSock GSAP
3 2 (13.33%) Highcharts JS
3 2 (13.33%) JSP
3 2 (13.33%) Laravel
3 2 (13.33%) Marmalade SDK
3 2 (13.33%) PhoneGap
3 2 (13.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (13.33%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (13.33%) Android
2 2 (13.33%) Apple iOS
2 2 (13.33%) CentOS
2 2 (13.33%) Embedded Linux
2 2 (13.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (33.33%) DevOps
1 5 (33.33%) Open Source
2 4 (26.67%) Migration
2 4 (26.67%) Scrum
2 4 (26.67%) TDD
3 3 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (20.00%) Issue Tracking
3 3 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 3 (20.00%) Test Management
4 2 (13.33%) Android Development
4 2 (13.33%) BDD
4 2 (13.33%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (13.33%) Front End Development
4 2 (13.33%) iOS Development
4 2 (13.33%) Load Testing
4 2 (13.33%) Security Testing
4 2 (13.33%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) JavaScript
2 7 (46.67%) Java
3 5 (33.33%) C#
3 5 (33.33%) PHP
3 5 (33.33%) Ruby
4 4 (26.67%) C++
4 4 (26.67%) Scala
5 2 (13.33%) ActionScript
5 2 (13.33%) Apple Swift
5 2 (13.33%) Bash Shell
5 2 (13.33%) Objective-C
5 2 (13.33%) SQL
5 2 (13.33%) VB
5 2 (13.33%) VBA
6 1 (6.67%) Go
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) QA
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (13.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Ansible
1 2 (13.33%) Kubernetes
1 2 (13.33%) Mesos
1 2 (13.33%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (13.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) VMware
2 2 (13.33%) Adobe
2 2 (13.33%) Sitecore
2 2 (13.33%) Zend
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle