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 28 April 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 22 27 30
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +3
Contract jobs citing Python 3 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 2.11% 1.43% 1.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.84% 4.00% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 3
Average daily rate £450 £363 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.13% +22.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £321 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £373 £369
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
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
62 75 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 43.66% 35.71% 30.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 47 40
Average daily rate £400 £338 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £465 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 2
Average hourly rate £47.50 £40.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% +19.40%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £35.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+7.04% -2.73%

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 28 April 2016, 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 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Puppet
2 3 (75.00%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (50.00%) CentOS
3 2 (50.00%) VPN
3 2 (50.00%) DNS
3 2 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Ubuntu
3 2 (50.00%) SIEM
3 2 (50.00%) Perl
3 2 (50.00%) SMTP
3 2 (50.00%) FTP
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) Backup Exec
4 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
4 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (25.00%) Games
4 1 (25.00%) Debian
4 1 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (25.00%) Symantec
4 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (25.00%) Change Management

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 1 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) FTP
1 2 (50.00%) SMTP
1 2 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Apache Hive
1 1 (25.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
1 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Metasploit
General
1 1 (25.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) ArcSight Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (25.00%) NoSQL Developer
2 1 (25.00%) PHP Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Regular Expression
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
1 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (25.00%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) CentOS
2 2 (50.00%) Ubuntu
3 1 (25.00%) Debian
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (50.00%) SIEM
2 1 (25.00%) Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) MapReduce
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (25.00%) Security Hardening
2 1 (25.00%) Security Operations
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Perl
1 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) PHP
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) Puppet
2 1 (25.00%) ArcSight ESM
2 1 (25.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (25.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (25.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (25.00%) ArcSight
2 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Hortonworks
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) Juniper
2 1 (25.00%) Palo Alto
2 1 (25.00%) Symantec
2 1 (25.00%) VMware