The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gatwick region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Python over the 3 months to 21 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Python
West Sussex / Gatwick
Rank 4 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Python 22 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gatwick 32.84% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 81.48% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 22 0 0
Median daily rate £468 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

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

Programming Languages Category
Gatwick
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
27 12 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gatwick 40.30% 29.27% 38.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 8 4
Median daily rate £550 £406 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.38% +20.37%
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £13.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £35.75
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +11.88%

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

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

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

Python
Daily Rate Trend in Gatwick

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

Python Daily Rate Trend in Gatwick

Python
Daily Rate Histogram in Gatwick

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Python across the Gatwick region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

Python Daily Rate Histogram in Gatwick

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 21 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 Gatwick region with a requirement for Python.

1 22 (84.62%) Oracle
1 22 (84.62%) Degree
1 22 (84.62%) SDLC
2 15 (57.69%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (57.69%) Relational Database
2 15 (57.69%) Data Analysis
2 15 (57.69%) Business Analysis
2 15 (57.69%) OOD
2 15 (57.69%) Finance
2 15 (57.69%) OO
2 15 (57.69%) Web Services
2 15 (57.69%) XML
2 15 (57.69%) SQL
3 11 (42.31%) Java
3 11 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (26.92%) ProC
4 7 (26.92%) Configuration Management
4 7 (26.92%) JavaScript
4 7 (26.92%) Perl
4 7 (26.92%) PHP
4 7 (26.92%) C
4 7 (26.92%) HTML
4 7 (26.92%) Unix
4 7 (26.92%) AIX
4 7 (26.92%) Linux
4 7 (26.92%) Apache
4 7 (26.92%) Tomcat
4 7 (26.92%) WebLogic
4 7 (26.92%) Docker
4 7 (26.92%) Jenkins

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick 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 7 (26.92%) Apache
1 7 (26.92%) nginx
1 7 (26.92%) Tomcat
1 7 (26.92%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (57.69%) Relational Database
2 4 (15.38%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 7 (26.92%) Git (software)
1 7 (26.92%) Jenkins
1 7 (26.92%) ProC
General
1 15 (57.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (57.69%) Analyst
1 15 (57.69%) Insurance Systems Analyst
1 15 (57.69%) Oracle Analyst
1 15 (57.69%) Pensions Analyst
1 15 (57.69%) Systems Analyst
2 7 (26.92%) Architect
2 7 (26.92%) Oracle Architect
3 4 (15.38%) Developer
3 4 (15.38%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (57.69%) Web Services
1 15 (57.69%) XML
2 7 (26.92%) HTML
3 4 (15.38%) Akka
3 4 (15.38%) J2EE
3 4 (15.38%) Play Framework
3 4 (15.38%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 15 (57.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (26.92%) AIX
1 7 (26.92%) Linux
1 7 (26.92%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (84.62%) SDLC
2 15 (57.69%) Business Analysis
2 15 (57.69%) Data Analysis
2 15 (57.69%) OO
2 15 (57.69%) OOD
3 11 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (26.92%) Configuration Management
4 7 (26.92%) Open Source
4 7 (26.92%) Performance Tuning
4 7 (26.92%) Waterfall
5 4 (15.38%) BDD
5 4 (15.38%) Kanban
5 4 (15.38%) Scrum
5 4 (15.38%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 15 (57.69%) SQL
2 11 (42.31%) Java
3 7 (26.92%) C
3 7 (26.92%) JavaScript
3 7 (26.92%) Perl
3 7 (26.92%) PHP
4 4 (15.38%) Ruby
4 4 (15.38%) Scala
Qualifications
1 22 (84.62%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (26.92%) Docker
Vendors
1 22 (84.62%) Oracle