The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Python over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 69 81 100
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +19
Contract jobs citing Python 48 25 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.32% 1.49% 1.08%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.43% 3.84% 2.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 22 10
Average daily rate
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£400 £403 £276
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.62% +45.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £328 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £522 £316
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 1
Average hourly rate £27.25 £35.25 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.69% -17.05%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £33.75 £38.75
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -12.90%
Python
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Hampshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
746 651 817
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 36.06% 38.75% 40.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 385 373 433
Average daily rate £360 £350 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £248 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 41 64
Average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £19.50 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Python
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Python Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Python
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Python across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Python Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Python
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Python across the Hampshire region.

Python Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Python
Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Python across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Python Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Python
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Python within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Southampton +11 20 £400 +22.13% 4
Basingstoke +13 5 £600 +49.06% 1
Farnborough - 4 - -
Andover - - - -
Winchester - - - -
Fareham - - - - 1
Havant - - - -
Portsmouth - - - -
Python
South East

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 59 (59.00%) Linux
2 37 (37.00%) Windows
3 34 (34.00%) C
4 30 (30.00%) Software Engineering
5 25 (25.00%) Bash Shell
6 24 (24.00%) Java
6 24 (24.00%) Perl
6 24 (24.00%) UNIX
7 21 (21.00%) Agile Software Development
8 19 (19.00%) PHP
8 19 (19.00%) JavaScript
9 18 (18.00%) C#
9 18 (18.00%) TCP/IP
10 17 (17.00%) C++
10 17 (17.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 16 (16.00%) Security Cleared
11 16 (16.00%) Ruby
11 16 (16.00%) Microsoft
11 16 (16.00%) Red Hat
12 15 (15.00%) MySQL
12 15 (15.00%) IIS
12 15 (15.00%) Android
13 14 (14.00%) PCI DSS
13 14 (14.00%) MS Excel
14 13 (13.00%) Snort
14 13 (13.00%) Apache
14 13 (13.00%) CISSP
14 13 (13.00%) SC Cleared
14 13 (13.00%) Network Security
14 13 (13.00%) Open Source

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 15 (15.00%) IIS
2 13 (13.00%) Apache
3 6 (6.00%) Oracle Spatial
4 1 (1.00%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (1.00%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.00%) Node.js
4 1 (1.00%) Oracle BPEL
4 1 (1.00%) Mule
Applications
1 14 (14.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.00%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.00%) SuccessFactors
1 1 (1.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (18.00%) TCP/IP
2 13 (13.00%) Network Security
3 12 (12.00%) Modbus
3 12 (12.00%) MQTT
4 8 (8.00%) SAN
5 7 (7.00%) Fibre Channel
6 5 (5.00%) NGN
7 4 (4.00%) iSCSI
7 4 (4.00%) NAS
8 3 (3.00%) GSM
8 3 (3.00%) LTE
9 2 (2.00%) FCoE
9 2 (2.00%) ATM
9 2 (2.00%) UMTS
9 2 (2.00%) Internet
9 2 (2.00%) Wireless
10 1 (1.00%) HSDPA
10 1 (1.00%) TDMA
10 1 (1.00%) WAN
10 1 (1.00%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (15.00%) MySQL
2 5 (5.00%) Oracle Database
3 3 (3.00%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (3.00%) SQLite
4 2 (2.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.00%) SQL Navigator
5 1 (1.00%) Big Data
5 1 (1.00%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.00%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.00%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 12 (12.00%) Jenkins
2 11 (11.00%) Git (software)
3 8 (8.00%) Subversion
4 6 (6.00%) Hudson
5 4 (4.00%) FitNesse
5 4 (4.00%) Gerrit
5 4 (4.00%) Cucumber
6 3 (3.00%) SpecFlow
6 3 (3.00%) SoapUI
7 2 (2.00%) WebDriver
7 2 (2.00%) Visual Studio
8 1 (1.00%) Maven
8 1 (1.00%) Ant
8 1 (1.00%) JUnit
8 1 (1.00%) Toad
8 1 (1.00%) Eclipse
8 1 (1.00%) LLVM
8 1 (1.00%) JIRA
8 1 (1.00%) Selenium
8 1 (1.00%) Mercurial
General
1 6 (6.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.00%) Electronics
3 1 (1.00%) Finance
3 1 (1.00%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.00%) Legal
3 1 (1.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 29 (29.00%) Software Engineer
2 27 (27.00%) Developer
3 14 (14.00%) Security Engineer
4 11 (11.00%) Tester
5 10 (10.00%) Software Developer
6 9 (9.00%) Python Developer
7 8 (8.00%) C# Developer
8 7 (7.00%) Penetration Tester
8 7 (7.00%) Security Tester
9 5 (5.00%) Architect
9 5 (5.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 5 (5.00%) Test Engineer
10 4 (4.00%) C++ Developer
10 4 (4.00%) Systems Architect
10 4 (4.00%) Consultant
10 4 (4.00%) Systems Engineer
11 3 (3.00%) Real Time Software Engineer
11 3 (3.00%) Real Time Engineer
11 3 (3.00%) Build Manager
12 2 (2.00%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (13.00%) AngularJS
2 12 (12.00%) WebSockets
3 9 (9.00%) Web Services
3 9 (9.00%) JSON
4 8 (8.00%) HTML
5 7 (7.00%) XML
6 5 (5.00%) .NET
7 3 (3.00%) SOAP
7 3 (3.00%) STL
7 3 (3.00%) REST
7 3 (3.00%) .NET Framework
7 3 (3.00%) Drools
8 2 (2.00%) WCF
8 2 (2.00%) LINQ
8 2 (2.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 2 (2.00%) ASP.NET
9 1 (1.00%) Middleware
9 1 (1.00%) Spring
9 1 (1.00%) CSS
9 1 (1.00%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.00%) Open Source
2 6 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.00%) Wiki
4 4 (4.00%) Smartphone
4 4 (4.00%) Device Driver
5 3 (3.00%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.00%) Clustering
5 3 (3.00%) Algorithms
6 2 (2.00%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 2 (2.00%) VHDL
6 2 (2.00%) STB
6 2 (2.00%) DTV
7 1 (1.00%) ASIC
7 1 (1.00%) Verilog
7 1 (1.00%) Handset
7 1 (1.00%) MPEG
7 1 (1.00%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (1.00%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 59 (59.00%) Linux
2 37 (37.00%) Windows
3 24 (24.00%) UNIX
4 17 (17.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 15 (15.00%) Android
6 12 (12.00%) Windows 7
7 8 (8.00%) Mac OS X
8 4 (4.00%) Solaris
8 4 (4.00%) AIX
9 3 (3.00%) HPUX
9 3 (3.00%) Ubuntu
9 3 (3.00%) Embedded Linux
10 2 (2.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (30.00%) Software Engineering
2 21 (21.00%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (11.00%) Scrum
4 9 (9.00%) Cyber Security
5 8 (8.00%) TDD
6 7 (7.00%) Test Automation
6 7 (7.00%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (6.00%) Unit Testing
7 6 (6.00%) DevOps
7 6 (6.00%) UML
8 4 (4.00%) Multithreading
8 4 (4.00%) Software Testing
8 4 (4.00%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (4.00%) Regression Testing
9 3 (3.00%) Code Coverage
9 3 (3.00%) OO
9 3 (3.00%) User Stories
9 3 (3.00%) BDD
9 3 (3.00%) ICONIX
Programming Languages
1 34 (34.00%) C
2 25 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 24 (24.00%) Java
3 24 (24.00%) Perl
4 19 (19.00%) PHP
4 19 (19.00%) JavaScript
5 18 (18.00%) C#
6 17 (17.00%) C++
7 16 (16.00%) Ruby
8 12 (12.00%) SQL
8 12 (12.00%) Shell Script
9 7 (7.00%) Korn
10 5 (5.00%) PL/SQL
10 5 (5.00%) VBScript
10 5 (5.00%) Embedded C
11 3 (3.00%) Golang
11 3 (3.00%) PowerShell
12 2 (2.00%) Assembly Language
13 1 (1.00%) MATLAB
13 1 (1.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 16 (16.00%) Security Cleared
2 13 (13.00%) CISSP
2 13 (13.00%) SC Cleared
3 10 (10.00%) DV Cleared
4 4 (4.00%) Degree
5 2 (2.00%) ISTQB
5 2 (2.00%) ISEB
6 1 (1.00%) HND
6 1 (1.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (14.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.00%) TickIT
2 1 (1.00%) QA
2 1 (1.00%) JTAG
System Software
1 13 (13.00%) Snort
2 3 (3.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.00%) vCloud
4 1 (1.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (5.00%) Puppet
2 3 (3.00%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.00%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.00%) SCOrch
4 1 (1.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 16 (16.00%) Microsoft
1 16 (16.00%) Red Hat
2 8 (8.00%) Oracle
3 6 (6.00%) VMware
4 4 (4.00%) HP
4 4 (4.00%) Intel
5 3 (3.00%) Google
6 1 (1.00%) webMethods
6 1 (1.00%) Perforce
6 1 (1.00%) SAP
6 1 (1.00%) Cisco
6 1 (1.00%) IBM
6 1 (1.00%) Hitachi
6 1 (1.00%) Software AG
6 1 (1.00%) Compaq
6 1 (1.00%) Dell
6 1 (1.00%) EMC
6 1 (1.00%) 3PAR
6 1 (1.00%) Splunk
6 1 (1.00%) Agilent
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