The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Hampshire region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 66 76 56
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -20
Contract jobs citing Python 49 34 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.34% 1.97% 2.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.35% 5.20% 6.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 18 19
Average daily rate £350 £288 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.73% +4.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £280 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £406 £382
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 11
Average hourly rate £40.00 £39.25 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.91% +7.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £38.50 £34.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
- +9.58%
Programming Languages Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
772 654 665
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 36.92% 37.94% 36.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 451 391 306
Average daily rate £328 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.75% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 60 87
Average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.67% +1.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.40 £18.50 £26.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £40.00 £40.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
Python
South East

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 16 April 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
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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Southampton -7 8 £400 +35.59% 2
Winchester - 4 £320 - 1
Farnborough - 4 £388 - 6
Basingstoke +10 3 £364 -0.68% 1
Fareham - - - - 1
Havant - - - -
Portsmouth - - - - 1
Romsey - - - -
Hook - - - -
Aldershot - - - -
Andover - - - -
Python
South East

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 53 (56.38%) Linux
2 39 (41.49%) C++
3 38 (40.43%) Security Cleared
4 36 (38.30%) SC Cleared
5 29 (30.85%) Software Engineering
6 23 (24.47%) Java
7 22 (23.40%) SQL
8 20 (21.28%) Agile Software Development
9 19 (20.21%) C
9 19 (20.21%) UNIX
10 18 (19.15%) Scrum
11 17 (18.09%) Selenium
12 16 (17.02%) MongoDB
12 16 (17.02%) Perl
13 15 (15.96%) Windows
13 15 (15.96%) Django
13 15 (15.96%) JSON
14 14 (14.89%) UML
14 14 (14.89%) Subversion
15 13 (13.83%) JavaScript
15 13 (13.83%) Git (software)
15 13 (13.83%) Bash Shell
16 12 (12.77%) Continuous Integration
17 11 (11.70%) jQuery
17 11 (11.70%) Puppet
17 11 (11.70%) Jenkins
17 11 (11.70%) PostgreSQL
17 11 (11.70%) Telecoms
18 10 (10.64%) XML
18 10 (10.64%) Golang

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 5 (5.32%) Tomcat
2 4 (4.26%) Mule
3 2 (2.13%) Apache
4 1 (1.06%) nginx
4 1 (1.06%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (3.19%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.06%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.26%) SaaS
2 1 (1.06%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.06%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.06%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.57%) Network Security
1 9 (9.57%) SAN
2 7 (7.45%) NGN
3 4 (4.26%) Fibre Channel
3 4 (4.26%) AMQP
4 3 (3.19%) NAS
4 3 (3.19%) LTE
4 3 (3.19%) iSCSI
4 3 (3.19%) SSH
4 3 (3.19%) GSM
4 3 (3.19%) UMTS
5 2 (2.13%) WAN
5 2 (2.13%) HTTP
5 2 (2.13%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.13%) DNS
5 2 (2.13%) IPv4
5 2 (2.13%) LAN
5 2 (2.13%) 3GPP
5 2 (2.13%) FCoE
5 2 (2.13%) HSPA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (17.02%) MongoDB
2 11 (11.70%) PostgreSQL
3 9 (9.57%) MySQL
4 5 (5.32%) NoSQL
5 3 (3.19%) Ingres
6 2 (2.13%) SQL Navigator
6 2 (2.13%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.13%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 17 (18.09%) Selenium
2 14 (14.89%) Subversion
3 13 (13.83%) Git (software)
4 11 (11.70%) Jenkins
5 6 (6.38%) JUnit
5 6 (6.38%) JIRA
6 4 (4.26%) SpecFlow
6 4 (4.26%) Hudson
6 4 (4.26%) NCrunch
6 4 (4.26%) ReSharper
6 4 (4.26%) Mercurial
7 3 (3.19%) CppUnit
7 3 (3.19%) GoogleTest
7 3 (3.19%) ClearCase
7 3 (3.19%) Ant
7 3 (3.19%) ClearQuest
7 3 (3.19%) NUnit
7 3 (3.19%) CruiseControl
8 2 (2.13%) Toad
8 2 (2.13%) WebDriver
General
1 11 (11.70%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.13%) Electronics
3 1 (1.06%) Retail
3 1 (1.06%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 49 (52.13%) Developer
2 17 (18.09%) Software Engineer
3 13 (13.83%) Python Developer
4 11 (11.70%) C++ Developer
5 10 (10.64%) Test Engineer
6 9 (9.57%) Software Developer
7 5 (5.32%) DevOps Engineer
7 5 (5.32%) Java Developer
7 5 (5.32%) Systems Engineer
7 5 (5.32%) Tester
8 4 (4.26%) Programmer
8 4 (4.26%) Python Programmer
8 4 (4.26%) C# Developer
8 4 (4.26%) Python Software Engineer
8 4 (4.26%) Agile C# Developer
9 3 (3.19%) Cloud Engineer
9 3 (3.19%) Cloud Software Engineer
9 3 (3.19%) Automation Engineer
9 3 (3.19%) Development Engineer
10 2 (2.13%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (15.96%) Django
1 15 (15.96%) JSON
2 11 (11.70%) jQuery
3 10 (10.64%) XML
4 9 (9.57%) Web Services
5 8 (8.51%) REST
6 7 (7.45%) .NET
7 6 (6.38%) CSS
8 5 (5.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 4 (4.26%) Middleware
9 4 (4.26%) HTML
9 4 (4.26%) ASP.NET
9 4 (4.26%) AngularJS
9 4 (4.26%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 4 (4.26%) ASP.NET Web API
9 4 (4.26%) .NET Framework
9 4 (4.26%) Drools
9 4 (4.26%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (3.19%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 3 (3.19%) wxWidgets
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.32%) Digital Media
2 3 (3.19%) Wiki
3 2 (2.13%) Clustering
3 2 (2.13%) Open Source
4 1 (1.06%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.06%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.06%) DTV
4 1 (1.06%) Cryptography
4 1 (1.06%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 53 (56.38%) Linux
2 19 (20.21%) UNIX
3 15 (15.96%) Windows
4 6 (6.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.13%) HPUX
5 2 (2.13%) Embedded Linux
5 2 (2.13%) Android
5 2 (2.13%) CentOS
6 1 (1.06%) Solaris
6 1 (1.06%) AIX
6 1 (1.06%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (30.85%) Software Engineering
2 20 (21.28%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (19.15%) Scrum
4 14 (14.89%) UML
5 12 (12.77%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (9.57%) ICONIX
7 6 (6.38%) OO
7 6 (6.38%) Test Strategy
8 5 (5.32%) OOP
9 4 (4.26%) Validation
9 4 (4.26%) MVC
9 4 (4.26%) TDD
9 4 (4.26%) Pair Programming
9 4 (4.26%) Configuration Management
9 4 (4.26%) Web Application Development
9 4 (4.26%) BDD
9 4 (4.26%) Performance Tuning
9 4 (4.26%) Kanban
9 4 (4.26%) System Testing
9 4 (4.26%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 39 (41.49%) C++
2 23 (24.47%) Java
3 22 (23.40%) SQL
4 19 (20.21%) C
5 16 (17.02%) Perl
6 13 (13.83%) JavaScript
6 13 (13.83%) Bash Shell
7 10 (10.64%) Golang
8 7 (7.45%) PowerShell
8 7 (7.45%) Ruby
9 6 (6.38%) C#
10 5 (5.32%) PHP
11 4 (4.26%) Korn
12 3 (3.19%) VB.NET
12 3 (3.19%) Shell Script
12 3 (3.19%) Embedded C
13 2 (2.13%) Tcl
13 2 (2.13%) VBScript
13 2 (2.13%) VB
13 2 (2.13%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 38 (40.43%) Security Cleared
2 36 (38.30%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.13%) ISEB
3 2 (2.13%) ISTQB
3 2 (2.13%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.06%) Degree
4 1 (1.06%) RHCE
4 1 (1.06%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.06%) QA
System Software
1 7 (7.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (5.32%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 11 (11.70%) Puppet
2 7 (7.45%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (7.45%) Ansible
3 2 (2.13%) Tivoli
3 2 (2.13%) SCOrch
4 1 (1.06%) Cacti
4 1 (1.06%) Nagios
Vendors
1 9 (9.57%) Google
1 9 (9.57%) VMware
2 7 (7.45%) Microsoft
3 6 (6.38%) HP
4 4 (4.26%) Oracle
4 4 (4.26%) Splunk
5 3 (3.19%) 3PAR
5 3 (3.19%) Red Hat
5 3 (3.19%) Cisco
6 2 (2.13%) IBM
7 1 (1.06%) Xilinx
7 1 (1.06%) Percona
7 1 (1.06%) Hitachi
7 1 (1.06%) Compaq
7 1 (1.06%) EMC
Hampshire
ARM Technology
Rate: £30 - £40 per hour + Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago