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 3 September 2015 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 102 62 75
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +13
Contract jobs citing Python 21 60 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.96% 2.86% 1.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.75% 7.56% 4.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 31 30
Average daily rate
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£370 £400 £403
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.50% -0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £345 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+17.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 3
Average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.63%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £37.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +15.38%
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
765 794 749
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 34.88% 37.85% 40.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 491 425 433
Average daily rate £363 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.69% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £374 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 42 54
Average hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £29.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +27.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £17.50 £17.19
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.42% +2.94%

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 3 September 2015.

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 3 September 2015.

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 3 September 2015. 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
Winchester - 7 - -
Basingstoke -8 4 £325 -27.77% 5
Farnborough -8 2 £375 - 1
Southampton -13 2 £370 -7.50% 1
Havant - 1 - -
Python
South East

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 60 (75.00%) Linux
2 40 (50.00%) UNIX
3 30 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (35.00%) C
5 26 (32.50%) Perl
6 25 (31.25%) Jenkins
7 24 (30.00%) Git (software)
7 24 (30.00%) C++
8 23 (28.75%) Software Engineering
9 22 (27.50%) Windows
9 22 (27.50%) Security Cleared
10 21 (26.25%) Puppet
11 20 (25.00%) DevOps
11 20 (25.00%) Ruby
11 20 (25.00%) Java
11 20 (25.00%) Configuration Management
12 17 (21.25%) Shell Script
13 16 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
14 14 (17.50%) SC Cleared
15 13 (16.25%) Continuous Integration
16 12 (15.00%) PowerShell
16 12 (15.00%) Subversion
17 11 (13.75%) Web Services
18 10 (12.50%) JavaScript
18 10 (12.50%) SAN
18 10 (12.50%) Mac OS X
18 10 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
18 10 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
18 10 (12.50%) Integration Testing
18 10 (12.50%) Atlassian Bamboo

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 8 (10.00%) SAS
2 6 (7.50%) nginx
3 4 (5.00%) WebLogic
4 3 (3.75%) IIS
4 3 (3.75%) Oracle Spatial
5 2 (2.50%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.50%) JBoss
5 2 (2.50%) Apache
5 2 (2.50%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.25%) WordPress
6 1 (1.25%) ArcGIS
6 1 (1.25%) Smallworld
Business Applications
1 1 (1.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 16 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (8.75%) Heroku
4 3 (3.75%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 10 (12.50%) SAN
2 8 (10.00%) iSCSI
2 8 (10.00%) FCoE
2 8 (10.00%) Fibre Channel
3 7 (8.75%) Firewall
4 5 (6.25%) SSL
4 5 (6.25%) DNS
4 5 (6.25%) Intrusion Detection
5 4 (5.00%) LDAP
6 3 (3.75%) SMTP
6 3 (3.75%) HTTPS
6 3 (3.75%) FTP
6 3 (3.75%) HTTP
6 3 (3.75%) TCP/IP
6 3 (3.75%) SSH
7 2 (2.50%) OpenLDAP
7 2 (2.50%) NAS
7 2 (2.50%) DVB
7 2 (2.50%) Kerberos
8 1 (1.25%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.25%) MongoDB
2 8 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (3.75%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.50%) Data Mining
4 2 (2.50%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.50%) MySQL
4 2 (2.50%) DB2
5 1 (1.25%) MS Access
5 1 (1.25%) Ingres
5 1 (1.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 25 (31.25%) Jenkins
2 24 (30.00%) Git (software)
3 12 (15.00%) Subversion
4 10 (12.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 9 (11.25%) NUnit
5 9 (11.25%) GoogleTest
6 8 (10.00%) Ant
7 6 (7.50%) ClearCase
7 6 (7.50%) CppUnit
8 4 (5.00%) Gerrit
9 3 (3.75%) SoapUI
9 3 (3.75%) SpecFlow
9 3 (3.75%) JIRA
9 3 (3.75%) FitNesse
9 3 (3.75%) Cucumber
9 3 (3.75%) Hudson
10 2 (2.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 2 (2.50%) Maven
11 1 (1.25%) CruiseControl
11 1 (1.25%) ClearQuest
General
1 6 (7.50%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.50%) Electronics
2 2 (2.50%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.25%) Games
3 1 (1.25%) Military
3 1 (1.25%) Marketing
3 1 (1.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (32.50%) Developer
2 17 (21.25%) Software Engineer
3 12 (15.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 7 (8.75%) C Developer
4 7 (8.75%) C++ Developer
5 5 (6.25%) Linux Administrator
5 5 (6.25%) Administrator
5 5 (6.25%) Development Specialist
5 5 (6.25%) ArcSight Engineer
6 4 (5.00%) C++ Software Engineer
6 4 (5.00%) Automation Engineer
7 2 (2.50%) Development Engineer
7 2 (2.50%) Software Developer
7 2 (2.50%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 1 (1.25%) Linux Developer
8 1 (1.25%) Monitoring Engineer
8 1 (1.25%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 1 (1.25%) Architect
8 1 (1.25%) DBA
8 1 (1.25%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (13.75%) Web Services
2 8 (10.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 6 (7.50%) .NET
4 5 (6.25%) CSS
5 4 (5.00%) HTML
5 4 (5.00%) REST
6 3 (3.75%) Motif
6 3 (3.75%) JSON
6 3 (3.75%) Django
6 3 (3.75%) SOAP
7 2 (2.50%) STL
7 2 (2.50%) XHTML
7 2 (2.50%) SAML
7 2 (2.50%) Middleware
7 2 (2.50%) OAuth
7 2 (2.50%) Qt
7 2 (2.50%) SailPoint
7 2 (2.50%) ServiceStack
7 2 (2.50%) XACML
7 2 (2.50%) OpenID
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.75%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.00%) Derivative
3 3 (3.75%) Algorithms
4 2 (2.50%) Clustering
4 2 (2.50%) Mathematics
4 2 (2.50%) DTV
4 2 (2.50%) SecurID
5 1 (1.25%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (1.25%) PKI
5 1 (1.25%) IPTV
5 1 (1.25%) GIS
5 1 (1.25%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.25%) Device Driver
5 1 (1.25%) Replication
5 1 (1.25%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.25%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.25%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.25%) User Experience
5 1 (1.25%) VHDL
5 1 (1.25%) STB
Operating Systems
1 60 (75.00%) Linux
2 40 (50.00%) UNIX
3 22 (27.50%) Windows
4 10 (12.50%) Mac OS X
5 5 (6.25%) Debian
5 5 (6.25%) CentOS
6 4 (5.00%) Android
7 2 (2.50%) Oracle Linux
7 2 (2.50%) Solaris
8 1 (1.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.25%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (28.75%) Software Engineering
3 20 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 20 (25.00%) DevOps
4 13 (16.25%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (12.50%) Integration Testing
6 8 (10.00%) UML
7 7 (8.75%) Scrum
7 7 (8.75%) Unit Testing
8 6 (7.50%) Multithreading
8 6 (7.50%) Memory Management
8 6 (7.50%) Information Security
8 6 (7.50%) OO
8 6 (7.50%) Project Management
8 6 (7.50%) Continuous Delivery
9 5 (6.25%) SDLC
9 5 (6.25%) OOD
9 5 (6.25%) Incident Management
9 5 (6.25%) Requirements Analysis
9 5 (6.25%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 28 (35.00%) C
2 26 (32.50%) Perl
3 24 (30.00%) C++
4 20 (25.00%) Java
4 20 (25.00%) Ruby
5 17 (21.25%) Shell Script
6 12 (15.00%) PowerShell
7 10 (12.50%) JavaScript
8 7 (8.75%) Go
9 4 (5.00%) Bash Shell
9 4 (5.00%) C#
9 4 (5.00%) SQL
10 2 (2.50%) Embedded C
11 1 (1.25%) Embedded C++
11 1 (1.25%) PHP
11 1 (1.25%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.25%) VB
11 1 (1.25%) Ada
Qualifications
1 22 (27.50%) Security Cleared
2 14 (17.50%) SC Cleared
3 6 (7.50%) Degree
4 5 (6.25%) RHCE
5 1 (1.25%) PMP
5 1 (1.25%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.25%) GCIA
5 1 (1.25%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.25%) HND
5 1 (1.25%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.25%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (6.25%) qmail
1 5 (6.25%) Postfix
1 5 (6.25%) Docker
2 3 (3.75%) SpamAssassin
2 3 (3.75%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.50%) Firmware
3 2 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 21 (26.25%) Puppet
2 10 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (11.25%) Ansible
4 6 (7.50%) Nagios
5 5 (6.25%) SELinux
6 4 (5.00%) Tivoli
7 3 (3.75%) Tivoli Monitoring
8 2 (2.50%) Netcool
8 2 (2.50%) Netcool/OMNIbus
8 2 (2.50%) OpenAM
8 2 (2.50%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 9 (11.25%) IBM
2 7 (8.75%) Oracle
3 5 (6.25%) ArcSight
4 4 (5.00%) ESRI
5 2 (2.50%) VMware
5 2 (2.50%) ForgeRock
5 2 (2.50%) SAP
5 2 (2.50%) Splunk
6 1 (1.25%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.25%) Google
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