The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 May 2015 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 27 26 21
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -5
Contract jobs citing Python 1 1 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 0.56% 0.54% 5.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.64% 1.92% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£375 £388 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £313
% change year-on-year
- +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -25.00%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Guildford region.

Programming Languages Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
61 52 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 33.89% 28.11% 44.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 34 44
Average daily rate £325 £375 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +17.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £325 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 10
Average hourly rate £37.50 £33.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.94% -10.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%

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 27 May 2015, 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 4 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 3 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (50.00%) C
2 3 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Games
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 2 (33.33%) Web Development
3 2 (33.33%) Django
3 2 (33.33%) Release Management
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 2 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (33.33%) TeamCity
3 2 (33.33%) CSS
3 2 (33.33%) C#
3 2 (33.33%) C++
3 2 (33.33%) HTML
3 2 (33.33%) PaaS
3 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 2 (33.33%) RESTful
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (33.33%) Cucumber
3 2 (33.33%) Game Development

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (33.33%) PaaS
2 2 (33.33%) IaaS
2 2 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) HTTP
1 1 (16.67%) IPv6
1 1 (16.67%) MPLS
1 1 (16.67%) L2TP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (33.33%) TeamCity
2 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (33.33%) Cucumber
3 1 (16.67%) Gerrit
3 1 (16.67%) GCC
3 1 (16.67%) Valgrind
3 1 (16.67%) Android Studio
General
1 3 (50.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
2 1 (16.67%) C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Front-End Developer
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) CSS
1 2 (33.33%) HTML
1 2 (33.33%) Django
1 2 (33.33%) RESTful
1 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (16.67%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 1 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) STL
2 1 (16.67%) Web Services
2 1 (16.67%) OpenGL
2 1 (16.67%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Device Driver
1 1 (16.67%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) Web Development
2 2 (33.33%) Release Management
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 2 (33.33%) Game Development
2 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
2 2 (33.33%) Cyber Security
2 2 (33.33%) DevOps
2 2 (33.33%) Line Management
3 1 (16.67%) Multithreading
3 1 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C
1 3 (50.00%) Java
1 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) C++
2 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
3 1 (16.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Perforce