The first table below looks at the demand for Python skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hounslow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Python over the 3 months to 25 July 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 Hounslow 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 4 6 15
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +9
Contract jobs citing Python 2 11 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hounslow 6.90% 20.37% 3.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 50.00% 44.00% 9.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 1
Average daily rate
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£380 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% +25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £35.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year
-15.49% -2.73%
Programming Languages Category
Hounslow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
4 25 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hounslow 13.79% 46.30% 34.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 15 10
Average daily rate £400 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £470 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
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Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Hounslow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Python across the Hounslow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Hounslow

Python
Daily Rate Trend in Hounslow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Python across the Hounslow region.

Python Daily Rate Trend in Hounslow

Python
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Hounslow

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hounslow 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 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) OOP
1 2 (50.00%) OO
1 2 (50.00%) TDD
1 2 (50.00%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (25.00%) GDB
2 1 (25.00%) REST
2 1 (25.00%) Capybara
2 1 (25.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Multicast
2 1 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (25.00%) JSON
2 1 (25.00%) Kanban
2 1 (25.00%) Reverse Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (25.00%) JBehave
2 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (25.00%) Debian
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Extreme Programming
2 1 (25.00%) SOAP
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) UNIX
2 1 (25.00%) Linux

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Hounslow by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hounslow 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Multicast
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) JBehave
1 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (25.00%) GDB
1 1 (25.00%) Capybara
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Tester
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Python Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Penetration Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Penetration Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (25.00%) REST
2 1 (25.00%) SOAP
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) JSON
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) UNIX
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) OOP
1 2 (50.00%) OO
1 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Kanban
2 1 (25.00%) Reverse Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (25.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Extreme Programming
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell