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 25 November 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
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 62 81 89
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +8
Contract jobs citing Python 58 20 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.66% 1.24% 0.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.21% 3.59% 2.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 13 6
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£364 £384 £274
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.27% +40.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £292 £325 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £398 £323
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 2
Average hourly rate £12.82 £24.25 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.13% -39.37%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.85 £37.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year
-23.08% +2.73%
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
804 557 661
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 36.85% 34.64% 39.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 419 304 344
Average daily rate £350 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 23 57
Average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.82 £14.10 £28.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £42.50 £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

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 25 November 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 25 November 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Hook - 13 £300 - 1
Basingstoke - 9 £550 - 1
Southampton +2 8 £364 -7.20% 7
Farnborough - 1 £375 - 1
Aldershot - 1 £500 -
Andover - - - -
Fareham - - - - 2
Havant - - - -
Portsmouth - - - - 1
Python
South East

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 68 (58.12%) Linux
2 47 (40.17%) C
3 41 (35.04%) Software Engineering
4 38 (32.48%) Windows
5 35 (29.91%) C++
6 32 (27.35%) UNIX
7 29 (24.79%) Subversion
7 29 (24.79%) SQL
7 29 (24.79%) Security Cleared
8 27 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
9 26 (22.22%) UML
9 26 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
10 24 (20.51%) Java
11 23 (19.66%) Red Hat
12 22 (18.80%) XML
12 22 (18.80%) SC Cleared
13 21 (17.95%) JavaScript
14 20 (17.09%) ClearCase
15 19 (16.24%) C#
15 19 (16.24%) PostgreSQL
15 19 (16.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 19 (16.24%) Bash Shell
16 18 (15.38%) Jenkins
16 18 (15.38%) Network Security
16 18 (15.38%) ClearQuest
16 18 (15.38%) Ant
16 18 (15.38%) Microsoft
17 17 (14.53%) Configuration Management
17 17 (14.53%) CruiseControl
18 16 (13.68%) Motif

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 11 (9.40%) IIS
2 9 (7.69%) Apache
3 5 (4.27%) Oracle Spatial
4 1 (0.85%) Node.js
Applications
1 14 (11.97%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 18 (15.38%) Network Security
2 16 (13.68%) TCP/IP
3 12 (10.26%) Modbus
3 12 (10.26%) MQTT
4 8 (6.84%) NGN
5 2 (1.71%) ATM
5 2 (1.71%) Ethernet
5 2 (1.71%) Internet
6 1 (0.85%) NAS
6 1 (0.85%) HSUPA
6 1 (0.85%) HSPA
6 1 (0.85%) LTE
6 1 (0.85%) OFDM
6 1 (0.85%) IPv6
6 1 (0.85%) SAN
6 1 (0.85%) PPP
6 1 (0.85%) CDMA
6 1 (0.85%) GPRS
6 1 (0.85%) GSM
6 1 (0.85%) HSDPA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (16.24%) PostgreSQL
2 16 (13.68%) Ingres
3 11 (9.40%) MySQL
4 4 (3.42%) SQL Server
4 4 (3.42%) Oracle Database
5 3 (2.56%) MongoDB
5 3 (2.56%) NoSQL
5 3 (2.56%) SQLite
6 1 (0.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 29 (24.79%) Subversion
2 20 (17.09%) ClearCase
3 18 (15.38%) Jenkins
3 18 (15.38%) ClearQuest
3 18 (15.38%) Ant
4 17 (14.53%) CruiseControl
5 16 (13.68%) NUnit
5 16 (13.68%) GoogleTest
5 16 (13.68%) CppUnit
6 15 (12.82%) Git (software)
7 8 (6.84%) Hudson
8 7 (5.98%) JUnit
9 4 (3.42%) Cucumber
9 4 (3.42%) Gerrit
10 3 (2.56%) SoapUI
10 3 (2.56%) Redmine
10 3 (2.56%) SpecFlow
10 3 (2.56%) FitNesse
10 3 (2.56%) Rational Rose
10 3 (2.56%) Maven
General
1 5 (4.27%) Finance
2 3 (2.56%) Electronics
2 3 (2.56%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.71%) Legal
4 1 (0.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 46 (39.32%) Developer
2 30 (25.64%) Software Engineer
3 15 (12.82%) Software Developer
4 10 (8.55%) Security Engineer
5 9 (7.69%) Python Developer
6 8 (6.84%) C# Developer
6 8 (6.84%) C Developer
7 7 (5.98%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 7 (5.98%) C++ Developer
8 6 (5.13%) Tester
8 6 (5.13%) Consultant
9 5 (4.27%) Cyber Security Specialist
9 5 (4.27%) Java Developer
9 5 (4.27%) Security Specialist
9 5 (4.27%) Build Manager
10 4 (3.42%) Senior Software Engineer
10 4 (3.42%) Systems Architect
10 4 (3.42%) Penetration Tester
10 4 (3.42%) Architect
10 4 (3.42%) Security Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (18.80%) XML
2 16 (13.68%) Motif
2 16 (13.68%) wxWidgets
3 13 (11.11%) AngularJS
4 12 (10.26%) WebSockets
5 9 (7.69%) Drools
5 9 (7.69%) JSON
6 7 (5.98%) Web Services
7 6 (5.13%) .NET
7 6 (5.13%) HTML
8 4 (3.42%) SOAP
8 4 (3.42%) Ruby on Rails
9 3 (2.56%) Sinatra
9 3 (2.56%) .NET Framework
9 3 (2.56%) STL
10 2 (1.71%) ASP.NET
10 2 (1.71%) Middleware
10 2 (1.71%) WCF
10 2 (1.71%) LINQ
10 2 (1.71%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 16 (13.68%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (8.55%) Open Source
3 7 (5.98%) Wiki
4 6 (5.13%) Derivative
5 5 (4.27%) Cryptography
6 4 (3.42%) Device Driver
6 4 (3.42%) Smartphone
7 3 (2.56%) Algorithms
7 3 (2.56%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.71%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.71%) User Experience
9 1 (0.85%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 1 (0.85%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.85%) Graphic Design
9 1 (0.85%) MPEG
9 1 (0.85%) DTV
9 1 (0.85%) Clustering
9 1 (0.85%) VHDL
9 1 (0.85%) Handset
9 1 (0.85%) STB
Operating Systems
1 68 (58.12%) Linux
2 38 (32.48%) Windows
3 32 (27.35%) UNIX
4 19 (16.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 14 (11.97%) Android
6 12 (10.26%) Windows 7
7 8 (6.84%) Mac OS X
8 6 (5.13%) Ubuntu
9 3 (2.56%) CentOS
9 3 (2.56%) AIX
9 3 (2.56%) Solaris
10 2 (1.71%) Embedded Linux
10 2 (1.71%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.85%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.85%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (35.04%) Software Engineering
2 27 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
3 26 (22.22%) UML
3 26 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (14.53%) Configuration Management
5 16 (13.68%) OOD
6 14 (11.97%) Scrum
6 14 (11.97%) Cyber Security
7 12 (10.26%) Project Management
8 11 (9.40%) Use Case
8 11 (9.40%) Refactoring
9 10 (8.55%) OO
9 10 (8.55%) TDD
9 10 (8.55%) Multithreading
10 9 (7.69%) Unit Testing
11 8 (6.84%) ICONIX
12 7 (5.98%) Analytics
13 6 (5.13%) ITIL
13 6 (5.13%) Code Coverage
13 6 (5.13%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 47 (40.17%) C
2 35 (29.91%) C++
3 29 (24.79%) SQL
4 24 (20.51%) Java
5 21 (17.95%) JavaScript
6 19 (16.24%) C#
6 19 (16.24%) Bash Shell
7 16 (13.68%) Ruby
8 15 (12.82%) Perl
9 13 (11.11%) Shell Script
10 12 (10.26%) PHP
11 4 (3.42%) VBScript
11 4 (3.42%) Golang
12 3 (2.56%) Korn
12 3 (2.56%) Embedded C
12 3 (2.56%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.85%) Scala
13 1 (0.85%) Groovy
13 1 (0.85%) Embedded C++
13 1 (0.85%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 29 (24.79%) Security Cleared
2 22 (18.80%) SC Cleared
3 10 (8.55%) DV Cleared
4 9 (7.69%) CISSP
5 6 (5.13%) Degree
6 2 (1.71%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (12.82%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.71%) QA
3 1 (0.85%) JTAG
3 1 (0.85%) TickIT
System Software
1 9 (7.69%) Snort
2 1 (0.85%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (3.42%) Puppet
2 1 (0.85%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 23 (19.66%) Red Hat
2 18 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 6 (5.13%) Oracle
4 4 (3.42%) Intel
5 3 (2.56%) Google
6 1 (0.85%) Lauterbach
6 1 (0.85%) Agilent
6 1 (0.85%) HP
6 1 (0.85%) Hitachi
6 1 (0.85%) VMware
6 1 (0.85%) Telerik
Hook, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £304.69 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
Connectus
Rate: £12.82 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
LA International
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
Rullion IT Plus
Rate: £400 - £414 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 27 days ago