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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 72 94 68
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -26
Contract jobs citing Python 50 33 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.75% 1.47% 2.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.82% 4.29% 6.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 18 23
Median daily rate £485 £370 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.08% -7.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £271 £339
10% offered a daily rate of more than £574 £400 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £350
% change year-on-year
- +21.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 4
Median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £27.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +46.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.45 £30.10 £15.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.75 £42.25 £37.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year
- +10.34%
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
639 769 761
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 35.09% 34.16% 36.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 392 473 400
Median daily rate £375 £370 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £474 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 43 33
Median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.69 £23.25 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.76% +11.42%

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 29 September 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 29 September 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 29 September 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 - 8 £525 - 3
Southampton +12 7 £500 +35.13% 13
Portsmouth - 7 £475 - 2
Basingstoke +13 4 £406 +25.00% 4
Eastleigh - 2 £350 -
Romsey - 2 £538 - 1
Winchester +1 1 - -
Farnborough 0 1 £550 +46.66% 9
Hook -2 1 £320 +4.91% 1
Python
South East

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 75 (63.03%) Linux
2 47 (39.50%) Security Cleared
3 46 (38.66%) Agile Software Development
4 41 (34.45%) Java
5 35 (29.41%) SC Cleared
6 33 (27.73%) Unix
7 32 (26.89%) C++
8 27 (22.69%) C
9 26 (21.85%) Software Engineering
9 26 (21.85%) DevOps
10 25 (21.01%) Ruby
11 24 (20.17%) SQL
12 23 (19.33%) OO
13 21 (17.65%) Git (software)
13 21 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
14 20 (16.81%) Ruby on Rails
14 20 (16.81%) HTML
14 20 (16.81%) JavaScript
14 20 (16.81%) Configuration Management
15 19 (15.97%) Perl
16 18 (15.13%) Jenkins
17 17 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
17 17 (14.29%) MySQL
18 16 (13.45%) Oracle
18 16 (13.45%) CSS
18 16 (13.45%) UML
18 16 (13.45%) Puppet
19 15 (12.61%) NoSQL
19 15 (12.61%) Bash Shell
19 15 (12.61%) Memory Management

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 15 (12.61%) Apache
2 9 (7.56%) Elasticsearch
2 9 (7.56%) OpenStack
3 8 (6.72%) WebLogic
4 7 (5.88%) Apache Spark
4 7 (5.88%) Tomcat
5 4 (3.36%) Cloud Foundry
5 4 (3.36%) JBoss
6 3 (2.52%) ArcGIS
6 3 (2.52%) GlassFish
6 3 (2.52%) SAS
6 3 (2.52%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.68%) nginx
8 1 (0.84%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.84%) Confluence
8 1 (0.84%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (2.52%) Stata
2 2 (1.68%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.68%) MS Office
2 2 (1.68%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.84%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (0.84%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 13 (10.92%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (6.72%) PaaS
3 7 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (4.20%) IaaS
5 4 (3.36%) SaaS
6 3 (2.52%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.84%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.84%) Amazon EMR
7 1 (0.84%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.84%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.40%) TCP/IP
2 6 (5.04%) DVB
3 5 (4.20%) HTTP
4 4 (3.36%) Firewall
4 4 (3.36%) LDAP
4 4 (3.36%) NAS
4 4 (3.36%) SAN
4 4 (3.36%) SNMP
5 2 (1.68%) ATM
5 2 (1.68%) Kerberos
5 2 (1.68%) SSH
6 1 (0.84%) DHCP
6 1 (0.84%) DNS
6 1 (0.84%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.84%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (14.29%) MySQL
2 15 (12.61%) NoSQL
3 9 (7.56%) MongoDB
3 9 (7.56%) Oracle Database
4 7 (5.88%) Big Data
5 5 (4.20%) MariaDB
6 4 (3.36%) Hadoop
7 3 (2.52%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (2.52%) Azure SQL Database
7 3 (2.52%) Data Mining
7 3 (2.52%) DB2
7 3 (2.52%) GIS
7 3 (2.52%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (2.52%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (2.52%) QGIS
7 3 (2.52%) Relational Database
7 3 (2.52%) Text Mining
8 2 (1.68%) IBM InfoSphere
8 2 (1.68%) Spatial Data
8 2 (1.68%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 21 (17.65%) Git (software)
2 18 (15.13%) Jenkins
3 15 (12.61%) Subversion
4 13 (10.92%) GoogleTest
4 13 (10.92%) NUnit
5 11 (9.24%) ClearCase
6 10 (8.40%) Ant
6 10 (8.40%) CppUnit
7 9 (7.56%) Vagrant
8 5 (4.20%) Eclipse
8 5 (4.20%) JMeter
8 5 (4.20%) LoadRunner
9 4 (3.36%) JUnit
9 4 (3.36%) Selenium
10 3 (2.52%) NetBeans
10 3 (2.52%) SoapUI
10 3 (2.52%) Visual Studio
11 2 (1.68%) Jasmine
11 2 (1.68%) Robot Framework
12 1 (0.84%) Bitbucket
General
1 5 (4.20%) Military
2 3 (2.52%) Games
2 3 (2.52%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.68%) Aerospace
3 2 (1.68%) Avionics
3 2 (1.68%) Electronics
3 2 (1.68%) Retail
4 1 (0.84%) Legal
4 1 (0.84%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 48 (40.34%) Developer
2 16 (13.45%) Software Developer
3 15 (12.61%) DevOps Engineer
4 14 (11.76%) Systems Engineer
5 13 (10.92%) Software Engineer
6 12 (10.08%) C Developer
7 9 (7.56%) Python Developer
8 8 (6.72%) C/C++ Developer
8 8 (6.72%) C++ Developer
8 8 (6.72%) Java Developer
9 7 (5.88%) Administrator
9 7 (5.88%) Linux Engineer
9 7 (5.88%) Ruby on Rails Developer
9 7 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
9 7 (5.88%) Tester
10 6 (5.04%) C/C++ Software Developer
10 6 (5.04%) C++ Software Developer
10 6 (5.04%) Developer/Software Engineer
11 5 (4.20%) Scala Developer
11 5 (4.20%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (16.81%) HTML
1 20 (16.81%) Ruby on Rails
2 16 (13.45%) CSS
3 10 (8.40%) HTML5
3 10 (8.40%) REST
4 8 (6.72%) Django
4 8 (6.72%) XML
5 6 (5.04%) AngularJS
6 5 (4.20%) jQuery
6 5 (4.20%) JSON
7 4 (3.36%) Ajax
7 4 (3.36%) JSF
7 4 (3.36%) Middleware
7 4 (3.36%) Node.js
7 4 (3.36%) NumPy
7 4 (3.36%) SciPy
7 4 (3.36%) SOAP
7 4 (3.36%) Spring
7 4 (3.36%) Web Services
7 4 (3.36%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 17 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (12.61%) Derivative
3 6 (5.04%) Computer Science
3 6 (5.04%) Data Centre
4 4 (3.36%) Digital TV
4 4 (3.36%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (3.36%) MPEG
4 4 (3.36%) STB
5 3 (2.52%) Algorithms
5 3 (2.52%) Statistics
5 3 (2.52%) Visualisation
6 2 (1.68%) Data Integration
6 2 (1.68%) Device Driver
6 2 (1.68%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (1.68%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (0.84%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (0.84%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.84%) NHS
7 1 (0.84%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.84%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 75 (63.03%) Linux
2 33 (27.73%) Unix
3 15 (12.61%) Windows
4 8 (6.72%) Ubuntu
5 7 (5.88%) CentOS
5 7 (5.88%) Mac OS X
6 4 (3.36%) AIX
6 4 (3.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (2.52%) VMS
8 1 (0.84%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (0.84%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (38.66%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (21.85%) DevOps
2 26 (21.85%) Software Engineering
3 23 (19.33%) OO
4 21 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
5 20 (16.81%) Configuration Management
6 16 (13.45%) UML
7 15 (12.61%) Memory Management
7 15 (12.61%) Scrum
8 14 (11.76%) Multithreading
8 14 (11.76%) OOD
8 14 (11.76%) Use Case
9 13 (10.92%) Integration Testing
9 13 (10.92%) System Integration Testing
9 13 (10.92%) TDD
10 12 (10.08%) Project Management
11 11 (9.24%) ITIL
11 11 (9.24%) Requirements Analysis
11 11 (9.24%) Unit Testing
12 9 (7.56%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 41 (34.45%) Java
2 32 (26.89%) C++
3 27 (22.69%) C
4 25 (21.01%) Ruby
5 24 (20.17%) SQL
6 20 (16.81%) JavaScript
7 19 (15.97%) Perl
8 15 (12.61%) Bash Shell
9 11 (9.24%) PowerShell
10 9 (7.56%) Shell Script
11 8 (6.72%) Scala
12 6 (5.04%) Tcl
13 5 (4.20%) C#
14 4 (3.36%) Go
14 4 (3.36%) R
15 3 (2.52%) PHP
16 2 (1.68%) Assembly Language
16 2 (1.68%) Embedded C
16 2 (1.68%) Jython
17 1 (0.84%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 47 (39.50%) Security Cleared
2 35 (29.41%) SC Cleared
3 13 (10.92%) Degree
4 9 (7.56%) DV Cleared
5 7 (5.88%) ISTQB
6 2 (1.68%) Postgraduate
6 2 (1.68%) RHCE
7 1 (0.84%) ISEB
7 1 (0.84%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.88%) SLA
2 2 (1.68%) DO-178B
2 2 (1.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.68%) MISRA
2 2 (1.68%) MISRA C
3 1 (0.84%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.84%) SDET
System Software
1 10 (8.40%) Docker
2 5 (4.20%) Virtual Machines
2 5 (4.20%) vSphere
3 4 (3.36%) Active Directory
3 4 (3.36%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.68%) iptables
4 2 (1.68%) Postfix
5 1 (0.84%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 16 (13.45%) Puppet
2 3 (2.52%) SCCM
2 3 (2.52%) SCOM
3 2 (1.68%) Kibana
3 2 (1.68%) logstash
3 2 (1.68%) Nagios
3 2 (1.68%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 1 (0.84%) BladeLogic
4 1 (0.84%) HP Operations Orchestration
4 1 (0.84%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.84%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (0.84%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 16 (13.45%) Oracle
2 7 (5.88%) VMware
3 6 (5.04%) Microsoft
4 5 (4.20%) SaltStack
5 4 (3.36%) Cloudera
5 4 (3.36%) Red Hat
5 4 (3.36%) Sun
6 3 (2.52%) Google
6 3 (2.52%) IBM
7 2 (1.68%) HP
7 2 (1.68%) Rackspace
8 1 (0.84%) Ab Initio
8 1 (0.84%) BMC
8 1 (0.84%) CA
8 1 (0.84%) Dell
8 1 (0.84%) EMC
8 1 (0.84%) Informatica
8 1 (0.84%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (0.84%) SAP
8 1 (0.84%) Sybase
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