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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 24 - 21
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Python 7 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 3.40% - 0.71%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.53% - 2.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 1
Average daily rate
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£325 - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £35.00 £35.25
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -0.70%
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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
93 39 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 45.15% 30.71% 32.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 27 26
Average daily rate £350 £275 £294
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -6.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £188 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £375 £472
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 10
Average hourly rate £35.00 £22.41 £37.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+56.18% -40.63%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.57% -5.71%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Guildford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Python across the Guildford region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Python Daily Rate Histogram in Guildford

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
1 5 (55.56%) Games
1 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) C
2 4 (44.44%) C#
2 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (44.44%) Test Automation
2 4 (44.44%) Game Development
3 3 (33.33%) Cyber Security
3 3 (33.33%) RESTful
3 3 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 3 (33.33%) HTML
3 3 (33.33%) Java
3 3 (33.33%) CSS
3 3 (33.33%) Web Services
3 3 (33.33%) Web Development
3 3 (33.33%) Django
4 2 (22.22%) Regression Testing
4 2 (22.22%) SQL
4 2 (22.22%) Code Coverage
4 2 (22.22%) Release Management
4 2 (22.22%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
4 2 (22.22%) Scrum
4 2 (22.22%) C++
4 2 (22.22%) Windows
4 2 (22.22%) Linux
4 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
4 2 (22.22%) MS Visio

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (22.22%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
1 2 (22.22%) MS Visio
2 1 (11.11%) Maya
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (22.22%) IaaS
2 2 (22.22%) PaaS
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (22.22%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
1 2 (22.22%) Cucumber
1 2 (22.22%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (55.56%) Games
2 1 (11.11%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Front-End Developer
1 3 (33.33%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Change Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Animator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) RESTful
1 3 (33.33%) AngularJS
1 3 (33.33%) HTML
1 3 (33.33%) CSS
1 3 (33.33%) Web Services
1 3 (33.33%) Django
2 1 (11.11%) XML
2 1 (11.11%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Visualisation
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (44.44%) Test Automation
2 4 (44.44%) Game Development
3 3 (33.33%) Cyber Security
3 3 (33.33%) Web Development
4 2 (22.22%) Regression Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Code Coverage
4 2 (22.22%) Release Management
4 2 (22.22%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
4 2 (22.22%) Scrum
4 2 (22.22%) Analytics
4 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Management
4 2 (22.22%) Software Architecture
4 2 (22.22%) Process Architecture
4 2 (22.22%) DevOps
4 2 (22.22%) Line Management
4 2 (22.22%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 4 (44.44%) C
2 4 (44.44%) C#
3 3 (33.33%) Java
4 2 (22.22%) SQL
4 2 (22.22%) C++
4 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
5 1 (11.11%) XQuery
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
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