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 25 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 67 56 65
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +9
Contract jobs citing Python 50 65 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.45% 3.13% 2.71%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.72% 9.64% 7.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 38 30
Median daily rate £400 £344 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.36% -1.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £247 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 5
Median hourly rate £38.00 £40.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £40.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.50% +33.33%
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
648 674 744
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 31.80% 32.47% 38.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 403 396 430
Median daily rate £372 £350 £326
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.28% +7.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 40 37
Median hourly rate £41.00 £39.75 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.14% -6.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £22.50 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.00 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -

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 25 May 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
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 25 May 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
Southampton +14 13 £438 +12.90% 5
Farnborough +4 9 £400 +52.38% 1
Eastleigh - 3 £318 -
Hook +2 2 £320 -29.12% 1
Fareham - 2 £389 - 3
Portsmouth -7 1 - - 1
Basingstoke -20 1 £400 - 4
Python
South East

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 91 (74.59%) Linux
2 52 (42.62%) C++
3 47 (38.52%) Unix
3 47 (38.52%) Software Engineering
4 45 (36.89%) Configuration Management
5 44 (36.07%) Security Cleared
6 42 (34.43%) C
7 36 (29.51%) SC Cleared
8 35 (28.69%) Ruby
9 33 (27.05%) GoogleTest
9 33 (27.05%) NUnit
10 32 (26.23%) Subversion
11 31 (25.41%) UML
12 30 (24.59%) Agile Software Development
12 30 (24.59%) Unit Testing
13 29 (23.77%) Multithreading
13 29 (23.77%) Analytical Skills
14 28 (22.95%) Memory Management
14 28 (22.95%) ClearCase
15 27 (22.13%) OOD
15 27 (22.13%) Ant
15 27 (22.13%) CppUnit
15 27 (22.13%) Git (software)
15 27 (22.13%) Continuous Integration
15 27 (22.13%) Use Case
15 27 (22.13%) DevOps
16 26 (21.31%) Project Management
17 24 (19.67%) OO
17 24 (19.67%) Integration Testing
18 23 (18.85%) Requirements Analysis

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 10 (8.20%) WebLogic
2 9 (7.38%) JBoss
3 8 (6.56%) Apache
4 7 (5.74%) Tomcat
5 6 (4.92%) Node.js
6 5 (4.10%) OpenStack
7 3 (2.46%) Confluence
8 2 (1.64%) Cloud Foundry
8 2 (1.64%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.82%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.82%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (2.46%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.82%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.82%) MS Office
2 1 (0.82%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 11 (9.02%) SaaS
2 8 (6.56%) IaaS
2 8 (6.56%) PaaS
3 5 (4.10%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (2.46%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (2.46%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (1.64%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 2 (1.64%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (1.64%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 14 (11.48%) TCP/IP
2 10 (8.20%) LDAP
3 8 (6.56%) DHCP
3 8 (6.56%) DNS
4 5 (4.10%) Firewall
4 5 (4.10%) MPLS
5 4 (3.28%) SSH
6 3 (2.46%) Internet
6 3 (2.46%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (1.64%) BGP
7 2 (1.64%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (1.64%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (1.64%) DVB
7 2 (1.64%) FTP
7 2 (1.64%) HSRP
7 2 (1.64%) OSPF
7 2 (1.64%) ZigBee
8 1 (0.82%) HTTP
8 1 (0.82%) Kerberos
8 1 (0.82%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.38%) Oracle Database
2 7 (5.74%) Hadoop
2 7 (5.74%) MySQL
3 6 (4.92%) MongoDB
4 5 (4.10%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (3.28%) Ingres
5 4 (3.28%) NoSQL
6 3 (2.46%) Azure SQL Database
6 3 (2.46%) MariaDB
7 2 (1.64%) Big Data
8 1 (0.82%) GIS
Development Applications
1 33 (27.05%) GoogleTest
1 33 (27.05%) NUnit
2 32 (26.23%) Subversion
3 28 (22.95%) ClearCase
4 27 (22.13%) Ant
4 27 (22.13%) CppUnit
4 27 (22.13%) Git (software)
5 22 (18.03%) Jenkins
6 13 (10.66%) Vagrant
7 8 (6.56%) JIRA
8 4 (3.28%) ClearQuest
8 4 (3.28%) CruiseControl
8 4 (3.28%) Cucumber
8 4 (3.28%) Gerrit
9 3 (2.46%) Rational DOORS
9 3 (2.46%) Selenium
9 3 (2.46%) Visual Studio
10 2 (1.64%) LabVIEW
11 1 (0.82%) Eclipse
11 1 (0.82%) NetBeans
General
1 4 (3.28%) Legal
1 4 (3.28%) Retail
2 3 (2.46%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.64%) Banking
3 2 (1.64%) Finance
Job Titles
1 40 (32.79%) Developer
2 22 (18.03%) C Developer
3 18 (14.75%) Software Engineer
4 16 (13.11%) DevOps Engineer
4 16 (13.11%) Linux Engineer
5 14 (11.48%) Systems Engineer
6 12 (9.84%) Software Developer
7 11 (9.02%) Administrator
8 10 (8.20%) C++ Developer
8 10 (8.20%) Systems Administrator
9 9 (7.38%) C/C++ Developer
10 8 (6.56%) Analyst
11 7 (5.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 6 (4.92%) C Software Engineer
12 6 (4.92%) C/C++ Software Engineer
12 6 (4.92%) C++ Software Engineer
13 5 (4.10%) Research Analyst
13 5 (4.10%) Senior Analyst
13 5 (4.10%) Senior Research Analyst
13 5 (4.10%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (14.75%) Ruby on Rails
2 9 (7.38%) CSS
3 8 (6.56%) XML
4 7 (5.74%) HTML
5 6 (4.92%) Web Services
6 4 (3.28%) Django
6 4 (3.28%) Hibernate
6 4 (3.28%) jQuery
6 4 (3.28%) JSF
6 4 (3.28%) Motif
6 4 (3.28%) wxWidgets
7 3 (2.46%) AngularJS
7 3 (2.46%) EJB
7 3 (2.46%) HTML5
7 3 (2.46%) J2EE
8 2 (1.64%) Ajax
8 2 (1.64%) Android SDK
8 2 (1.64%) Dalvik
8 2 (1.64%) Middleware
9 1 (0.82%) JavaFX
Miscellaneous
1 29 (23.77%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (18.03%) Derivative
3 12 (9.84%) Data Centre
4 7 (5.74%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (4.10%) Algorithms
5 5 (4.10%) Applied Mathematics
5 5 (4.10%) Mathematics
6 4 (3.28%) Cryptography
7 3 (2.46%) Driving Licence
7 3 (2.46%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.64%) Device Driver
8 2 (1.64%) MPEG
8 2 (1.64%) NHS
8 2 (1.64%) Smart Meter
8 2 (1.64%) VCE vBlock
8 2 (1.64%) Wiki
9 1 (0.82%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.82%) DTV
9 1 (0.82%) PKI
9 1 (0.82%) STB
Operating Systems
1 91 (74.59%) Linux
2 47 (38.52%) Unix
3 18 (14.75%) Windows
4 17 (13.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 14 (11.48%) Mac OS X
6 8 (6.56%) Oracle Linux
7 7 (5.74%) Android
8 6 (4.92%) Ubuntu
9 3 (2.46%) VMS
10 2 (1.64%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (38.52%) Software Engineering
2 45 (36.89%) Configuration Management
3 31 (25.41%) UML
4 30 (24.59%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (24.59%) Unit Testing
5 29 (23.77%) Multithreading
6 28 (22.95%) Memory Management
7 27 (22.13%) Continuous Integration
7 27 (22.13%) DevOps
7 27 (22.13%) OOD
7 27 (22.13%) Use Case
8 26 (21.31%) Project Management
9 24 (19.67%) Integration Testing
9 24 (19.67%) OO
10 23 (18.85%) Requirements Analysis
10 23 (18.85%) System Integration Testing
11 18 (14.75%) ITIL
11 18 (14.75%) Scrum
12 11 (9.02%) TDD
13 6 (4.92%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 52 (42.62%) C++
2 42 (34.43%) C
3 35 (28.69%) Ruby
4 23 (18.85%) Java
5 21 (17.21%) Shell Script
6 20 (16.39%) PowerShell
7 18 (14.75%) SQL
8 17 (13.93%) Perl
9 16 (13.11%) Bash Shell
10 15 (12.30%) JavaScript
11 8 (6.56%) C#
12 7 (5.74%) MATLAB
12 7 (5.74%) PHP
13 3 (2.46%) Tcl
14 1 (0.82%) Go
Qualifications
1 44 (36.07%) Security Cleared
2 36 (29.51%) SC Cleared
3 8 (6.56%) Degree
4 5 (4.10%) DV Cleared
4 5 (4.10%) Postgraduate
5 4 (3.28%) ISEB
5 4 (3.28%) ISTQB
5 4 (3.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (3.28%) RHCSA
6 3 (2.46%) CISSP
6 3 (2.46%) GCIH
6 3 (2.46%) GIAC
7 2 (1.64%) CCNP
7 2 (1.64%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (1.64%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.74%) SLA
2 6 (4.92%) QA
3 4 (3.28%) PCI DSS
4 3 (2.46%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (4.10%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.64%) Docker
2 2 (1.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.82%) iptables
3 1 (0.82%) Postfix
3 1 (0.82%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 23 (18.85%) Puppet
2 5 (4.10%) Ansible
3 4 (3.28%) Red Hat Satellite
4 3 (2.46%) SCCM
4 3 (2.46%) SCOM
5 1 (0.82%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.82%) Nagios
5 1 (0.82%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 20 (16.39%) Oracle
2 17 (13.93%) Red Hat
3 7 (5.74%) VMware
4 6 (4.92%) Serena
5 4 (3.28%) Microsoft
5 4 (3.28%) Sun
6 3 (2.46%) IBM
6 3 (2.46%) Telelogic
7 2 (1.64%) Cisco
7 2 (1.64%) EMC
7 2 (1.64%) SolarWinds
8 1 (0.82%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.82%) PTC
8 1 (0.82%) Rackspace
8 1 (0.82%) SaltStack
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