The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Python over the 3 months to 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 13 16 27
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +11
Contract jobs citing Python 8 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 6.20% 3.09% 3.72%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.24% 9.68% 8.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 8
Median daily rate £463 £400 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.62% +18.51%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £45.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +45.16%
Python
Surrey

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
33 31 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 25.58% 31.96% 46.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 22 77
Median daily rate £463 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.30% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £263 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £488 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Median hourly rate £21.38 £37.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.00% +7.14%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Guildford region citing Python as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 4 December 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 Guildford region with a requirement for Python.

1 8 (66.67%) Linux
2 7 (58.33%) Windows
3 6 (50.00%) Java
3 6 (50.00%) PowerShell
4 5 (41.67%) CentOS
4 5 (41.67%) Ubuntu
4 5 (41.67%) Perl
4 5 (41.67%) SMTP
4 5 (41.67%) FTP
4 5 (41.67%) VPN
4 5 (41.67%) DNS
4 5 (41.67%) Red Hat
4 5 (41.67%) Puppet
5 4 (33.33%) SQL
5 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
6 3 (25.00%) RHCT
6 3 (25.00%) Ethical Hacking
6 3 (25.00%) CEH
6 3 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (25.00%) AWS Certification
6 3 (25.00%) Metasploit
6 3 (25.00%) Regular Expression
7 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
7 2 (16.67%) C#
7 2 (16.67%) Ruby
8 1 (8.33%) Marketing
8 1 (8.33%) Web Development
8 1 (8.33%) Informatics

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford 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 1 (8.33%) Cloud Foundry
1 1 (8.33%) CMS
1 1 (8.33%) Drupal
1 1 (8.33%) OpenStack
1 1 (8.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (8.33%) Heroku
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) DNS
1 5 (41.67%) FTP
1 5 (41.67%) SMTP
1 5 (41.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) MySQL
1 1 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Metasploit
2 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (8.33%) Travis CI
General
1 1 (8.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 5 (41.67%) Linux Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Linux Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Python Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
4 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support
4 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Java Software Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Linux Support
4 2 (16.67%) Linux Support Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) SQL Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Support Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) Regular Expression
2 1 (8.33%) .NET
2 1 (8.33%) CSS
2 1 (8.33%) HTML
2 1 (8.33%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (8.33%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Linux
2 7 (58.33%) Windows
3 5 (41.67%) CentOS
3 5 (41.67%) Ubuntu
4 1 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Ethical Hacking
1 3 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (8.33%) Change Control
2 1 (8.33%) DevOps
2 1 (8.33%) Feasibility Study
2 1 (8.33%) Issue Tracking
2 1 (8.33%) Open Source
2 1 (8.33%) Prototyping
2 1 (8.33%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (8.33%) UML
2 1 (8.33%) Validation
2 1 (8.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) Java
1 6 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 5 (41.67%) Perl
3 4 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (16.67%) C#
4 2 (16.67%) Ruby
5 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
5 1 (8.33%) Bourne shell
5 1 (8.33%) C
5 1 (8.33%) C++
5 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
5 1 (8.33%) MATLAB
5 1 (8.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 3 (25.00%) AWS Certification
2 3 (25.00%) CEH
2 3 (25.00%) RHCT
3 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (8.33%) Docker
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (41.67%) Puppet
2 1 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Red Hat
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) VMware