The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT contracts advertised for the Maidenhead region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Python over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 13 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Python 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 3.33% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.33% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate £373 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
Python
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Maidenhead region.

Programming Languages Category
Maidenhead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
30 20 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 25.00% 19.42% 39.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 13 26
Average daily rate £370 £400 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.50% +60.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £438 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

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

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

Python
Daily Rate Trend in Maidenhead

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

Python Daily Rate Trend in Maidenhead

Python
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Maidenhead 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 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Banking
1 4 (100.00%) Open Source
1 4 (100.00%) Algorithms
2 3 (75.00%) Ubuntu
2 3 (75.00%) Django
2 3 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (75.00%) RabbitMQ
2 3 (75.00%) HBase
2 3 (75.00%) Redis
2 3 (75.00%) MySQL
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Engineering

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Maidenhead 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) HBase
1 3 (75.00%) MySQL
1 3 (75.00%) Redis
General
1 4 (100.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Automation Test Lead
1 4 (100.00%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) Django
1 3 (75.00%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Open Source
2 3 (75.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Engineering