The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Python over the 3 months to 8 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 43 57 66
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +9
Contract jobs citing Python 65 83 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 3.50% 3.81% 2.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.04% 10.38% 6.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 46 40
Median daily rate £410 £325 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.15% +3.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £536 £407 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 2
Median hourly rate £89.50 £47.50 £12.82
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+88.42% +270.51%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £45.00 £31.75
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +41.73%
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
540 800 819
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 29.06% 36.75% 36.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 306 466 428
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 54 27
Median hourly rate £42.50 £40.50 £31.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +29.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £16.72 £12.82
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £50.00 £50.00
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 Hampshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hampshire region citing Python as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 8 December 2016.

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 8 December 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Python within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Fareham -1 12 £488 +50.00% 1
Southampton 0 8 £500 +33.33% 9
Hook 0 8 £320 +16.36%
Farnborough +11 4 £400 +1.58% 1
Portsmouth 0 4 £425 - 2
Basingstoke -2 2 £438 +66.66% 2
Python
South East

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 8 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Python.

1 70 (59.83%) Linux
2 53 (45.30%) Security Cleared
3 52 (44.44%) Java
4 43 (36.75%) Agile Software Development
5 34 (29.06%) C++
6 33 (28.21%) SC Cleared
7 31 (26.50%) Unix
8 29 (24.79%) Software Engineering
9 28 (23.93%) JavaScript
10 26 (22.22%) C
11 24 (20.51%) OO
12 21 (17.95%) Apache
13 20 (17.09%) HTML
13 20 (17.09%) Ruby
14 18 (15.38%) CSS
14 18 (15.38%) UML
15 17 (14.53%) Perl
15 17 (14.53%) SQL
15 17 (14.53%) Git (software)
15 17 (14.53%) Memory Management
16 16 (13.68%) GoogleTest
16 16 (13.68%) Big Data
16 16 (13.68%) System Integration Testing
16 16 (13.68%) Unit Testing
16 16 (13.68%) Integration Testing
17 15 (12.82%) NUnit
17 15 (12.82%) Subversion
17 15 (12.82%) Derivative
17 15 (12.82%) Degree
17 15 (12.82%) Tomcat

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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 21 (17.95%) Apache
2 15 (12.82%) Tomcat
3 14 (11.97%) Elasticsearch
4 9 (7.69%) Apache Spark
4 9 (7.69%) JBoss
5 7 (5.98%) Cloud Foundry
5 7 (5.98%) OpenStack
6 5 (4.27%) ArcGIS
6 5 (4.27%) Confluence
6 5 (4.27%) SAS
7 4 (3.42%) GlassFish
8 3 (2.56%) WebSphere
9 2 (1.71%) nginx
10 1 (0.85%) Apache Pig
10 1 (0.85%) Apache Qpid
10 1 (0.85%) Jupyter
10 1 (0.85%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (4.27%) Stata
Business Applications
1 1 (0.85%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (0.85%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (11.97%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (5.98%) PaaS
4 5 (4.27%) SaaS
5 3 (2.56%) IaaS
6 2 (1.71%) Google App Engine
6 2 (1.71%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.85%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.85%) Amazon EMR
7 1 (0.85%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.85%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.69%) LDAP
2 6 (5.13%) Firewall
2 6 (5.13%) TCP/IP
3 5 (4.27%) DNS
4 4 (3.42%) NAS
4 4 (3.42%) SAN
4 4 (3.42%) SNMP
5 3 (2.56%) DHCP
6 2 (1.71%) ATM
6 2 (1.71%) Internet
6 2 (1.71%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (1.71%) MPLS
7 1 (0.85%) AMQP
7 1 (0.85%) DVB
7 1 (0.85%) HTTP
7 1 (0.85%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.85%) iSCSI
7 1 (0.85%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.85%) VoIP
7 1 (0.85%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (13.68%) Big Data
2 14 (11.97%) MySQL
3 10 (8.55%) NoSQL
4 9 (7.69%) Hadoop
5 8 (6.84%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (5.13%) MongoDB
6 6 (5.13%) Relational Database
7 5 (4.27%) GIS
7 5 (4.27%) QGIS
7 5 (4.27%) Text Mining
8 4 (3.42%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (2.56%) DB2
9 3 (2.56%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (2.56%) RDBMS
9 3 (2.56%) Spatial Data
10 2 (1.71%) HBase
10 2 (1.71%) IBM InfoSphere
10 2 (1.71%) SQL Server
11 1 (0.85%) MariaDB
11 1 (0.85%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 17 (14.53%) Git (software)
2 16 (13.68%) GoogleTest
3 15 (12.82%) NUnit
3 15 (12.82%) Subversion
4 13 (11.11%) Ant
5 11 (9.40%) ClearCase
5 11 (9.40%) CppUnit
6 10 (8.55%) Selenium
7 8 (6.84%) Jenkins
8 7 (5.98%) JMeter
8 7 (5.98%) LoadRunner
9 5 (4.27%) Eclipse
9 5 (4.27%) JIRA
9 5 (4.27%) JUnit
9 5 (4.27%) SoapUI
10 4 (3.42%) Jasmine
10 4 (3.42%) Maven
10 4 (3.42%) NetBeans
11 3 (2.56%) Bitbucket
11 3 (2.56%) Robot Framework
General
1 5 (4.27%) Military
2 4 (3.42%) Finance
3 3 (2.56%) Electronics
3 3 (2.56%) Games
4 2 (1.71%) Aerospace
4 2 (1.71%) Avionics
4 2 (1.71%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.85%) Legal
5 1 (0.85%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.85%) Marketing
5 1 (0.85%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 54 (46.15%) Developer
2 16 (13.68%) Software Engineer
3 13 (11.11%) Software Developer
4 11 (9.40%) C Developer
5 10 (8.55%) Java Developer
5 10 (8.55%) Python Developer
6 9 (7.69%) Scala Developer
6 9 (7.69%) Tester
7 8 (6.84%) Analyst
8 7 (5.98%) C++ Developer
9 6 (5.13%) Cloud Developer
9 6 (5.13%) DevOps Engineer
9 6 (5.13%) Linux Engineer
9 6 (5.13%) Senior Developer
10 5 (4.27%) C/C++ Developer
10 5 (4.27%) Developer/Software Engineer
10 5 (4.27%) Ruby on Rails Developer
10 5 (4.27%) Statistical Analyst
10 5 (4.27%) Test Engineer
11 4 (3.42%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (17.09%) HTML
2 18 (15.38%) CSS
3 11 (9.40%) XML
4 10 (8.55%) Django
4 10 (8.55%) HTML5
5 8 (6.84%) JSON
6 7 (5.98%) Ruby on Rails
6 7 (5.98%) XSD
7 6 (5.13%) AngularJS
7 6 (5.13%) jQuery
7 6 (5.13%) REST
7 6 (5.13%) SOAP
7 6 (5.13%) Web Services
8 5 (4.27%) JSF
8 5 (4.27%) Spring
9 4 (3.42%) Ajax
9 4 (3.42%) Java RMI
9 4 (3.42%) JSP
9 4 (3.42%) Middleware
9 4 (3.42%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
1 15 (12.82%) Derivative
2 8 (6.84%) Data Centre
3 4 (3.42%) Algorithms
3 4 (3.42%) Statistics
4 3 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (2.56%) User Experience
4 3 (2.56%) Visualisation
5 2 (1.71%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.71%) Cryptography
5 2 (1.71%) Data Integration
5 2 (1.71%) Device Driver
5 2 (1.71%) Driving Licence
5 2 (1.71%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (1.71%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.71%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.71%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (0.85%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (0.85%) Physics
6 1 (0.85%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 70 (59.83%) Linux
2 31 (26.50%) Unix
3 10 (8.55%) Windows
4 8 (6.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (3.42%) AIX
6 3 (2.56%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.85%) CentOS
7 1 (0.85%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (36.75%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (24.79%) Software Engineering
3 24 (20.51%) OO
4 18 (15.38%) UML
5 17 (14.53%) Memory Management
6 16 (13.68%) Integration Testing
6 16 (13.68%) System Integration Testing
6 16 (13.68%) Unit Testing
7 15 (12.82%) Configuration Management
7 15 (12.82%) OOD
7 15 (12.82%) Project Management
8 14 (11.97%) Multithreading
9 13 (11.11%) Use Case
10 12 (10.26%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (10.26%) DevOps
10 12 (10.26%) Requirements Analysis
10 12 (10.26%) Scrum
11 10 (8.55%) SDLC
12 8 (6.84%) BDD
12 8 (6.84%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 52 (44.44%) Java
2 34 (29.06%) C++
3 28 (23.93%) JavaScript
4 26 (22.22%) C
5 20 (17.09%) Ruby
6 17 (14.53%) Perl
6 17 (14.53%) SQL
7 14 (11.97%) Bash Shell
7 14 (11.97%) Scala
8 10 (8.55%) R
9 7 (5.98%) C#
10 6 (5.13%) Tcl
11 4 (3.42%) Go
11 4 (3.42%) TypeScript
12 3 (2.56%) PHP
13 2 (1.71%) Assembly Language
13 2 (1.71%) Embedded C
13 2 (1.71%) Groovy
13 2 (1.71%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 53 (45.30%) Security Cleared
2 33 (28.21%) SC Cleared
3 15 (12.82%) Degree
4 14 (11.97%) DV Cleared
5 9 (7.69%) ISTQB
6 6 (5.13%) RHCSA
7 5 (4.27%) Postgraduate
8 2 (1.71%) CISSP
8 2 (1.71%) GCIH
8 2 (1.71%) GIAC
9 1 (0.85%) ISEB
9 1 (0.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.56%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.71%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (1.71%) DO-178B
2 2 (1.71%) MISRA
2 2 (1.71%) MISRA C
3 1 (0.85%) QA
3 1 (0.85%) SDET
System Software
1 9 (7.69%) Docker
2 8 (6.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.56%) HDFS
4 1 (0.85%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.85%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 10 (8.55%) Puppet
2 3 (2.56%) Ansible
2 3 (2.56%) Red Hat Satellite
3 2 (1.71%) Kibana
3 2 (1.71%) Kubernetes
3 2 (1.71%) logstash
4 1 (0.85%) BladeLogic
4 1 (0.85%) HP Operations Orchestration
4 1 (0.85%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.85%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 14 (11.97%) VMware
2 10 (8.55%) Cloudera
3 8 (6.84%) Oracle
3 8 (6.84%) Red Hat
4 6 (5.13%) Google
5 3 (2.56%) Atlassian
5 3 (2.56%) HP
5 3 (2.56%) IBM
6 2 (1.71%) SAP
6 2 (1.71%) Splunk
7 1 (0.85%) Ab Initio
7 1 (0.85%) Actian
7 1 (0.85%) BMC
7 1 (0.85%) CA
7 1 (0.85%) Dell
7 1 (0.85%) EMC
7 1 (0.85%) Hortonworks
7 1 (0.85%) ParAccel
7 1 (0.85%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.85%) Teradata
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