The first table below looks at the demand for Python skills in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Python over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Guildford region.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 23 19 18
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Contract jobs citing Python 1 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 0.79% 5.59% 1.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.17% 10.84% 3.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 2
Average daily rate
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£180 £158 £235
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -32.97%
UK excluding London average daily rate £369 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+5.50% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £32.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year
-23.07% -10.95%
Programming Languages Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
46 83 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 36.22% 51.55% 47.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 46 24
Average daily rate £325 £323 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.77% +9.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £158 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 14 11
Average hourly rate - £37.50 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
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Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Python
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Python Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Content Management
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) WCF
2 1 (33.33%) WPF
2 1 (33.33%) LINQ
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (33.33%) Visualisation
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (33.33%) Game Development
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) XSLT

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) Data Mining
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Publishing
1 1 (33.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Design Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
1 1 (33.33%) XML
1 1 (33.33%) XSLT
1 1 (33.33%) WCF
1 1 (33.33%) WPF
1 1 (33.33%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Content Management
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Game Development
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) XQuery
2 1 (33.33%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
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