The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT contracts advertised for the Maidenhead 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 19 14 19
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +5
Contract jobs citing Python 6 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 4.80% 2.67% 0.94%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.17% 6.45% 2.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 1
Median daily rate £400 £380 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +26.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £350
% change year-on-year
- +21.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year
- +10.34%
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
59 31 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 47.20% 41.33% 38.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 18 11
Median daily rate £425 £335 £276
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.86% +21.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £205 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £400 £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 0
Median hourly rate £46.25 £37.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.33% -
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 Maidenhead

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Maidenhead region citing Python as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 30 Related IT Skills in Maidenhead

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 Maidenhead region with a requirement for Python.

1 10 (83.33%) Linux
1 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (83.33%) Open Source
2 9 (75.00%) RabbitMQ
2 9 (75.00%) Redis
3 8 (66.67%) Django
3 8 (66.67%) Banking
3 8 (66.67%) Algorithms
4 7 (58.33%) HBase
4 7 (58.33%) MySQL
4 7 (58.33%) Ubuntu
5 5 (41.67%) Finance
5 5 (41.67%) Performance Engineering
6 4 (33.33%) Test Automation
7 3 (25.00%) JSON
7 3 (25.00%) XML
7 3 (25.00%) REST
7 3 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (25.00%) SQL
8 2 (16.67%) Web Services
8 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
8 2 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (16.67%) Kafka
8 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
8 2 (16.67%) nginx
8 2 (16.67%) RESTful
8 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (16.67%) Ansible
8 2 (16.67%) Docker
8 2 (16.67%) ELK Stack

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead 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 2 (16.67%) nginx
2 1 (8.33%) Apache
2 1 (8.33%) Apache Spark
2 1 (8.33%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Firewall
1 1 (8.33%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (8.33%) LAN
1 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (8.33%) VoIP
1 1 (8.33%) VPN
1 1 (8.33%) WAN
1 1 (8.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (75.00%) Redis
2 7 (58.33%) HBase
2 7 (58.33%) MySQL
3 3 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (8.33%) Big Data
5 1 (8.33%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (8.33%) CircleCI
2 1 (8.33%) FitNesse
2 1 (8.33%) Travis CI
General
1 8 (66.67%) Banking
2 5 (41.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Automation Test Lead
1 8 (66.67%) Test Leader
2 1 (8.33%) Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) Cloud Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Cybersecurity Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) Developer
2 1 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Python Developer
2 1 (8.33%) Security Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (75.00%) RabbitMQ
2 8 (66.67%) Django
3 3 (25.00%) JSON
3 3 (25.00%) REST
3 3 (25.00%) XML
4 2 (16.67%) ELK Stack
4 2 (16.67%) Kafka
4 2 (16.67%) RESTful
4 2 (16.67%) Web Services
5 1 (8.33%) Celery
Miscellaneous
1 8 (66.67%) Algorithms
2 1 (8.33%) Cyber Attack
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) Linux
2 7 (58.33%) Ubuntu
3 1 (8.33%) Unix
3 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (83.33%) Open Source
2 5 (41.67%) Performance Engineering
3 4 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (16.67%) DevOps
5 1 (8.33%) Automated Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Computer Security
5 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
5 1 (8.33%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (8.33%) Data Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Information Security
5 1 (8.33%) OWASP
5 1 (8.33%) Patch Management
5 1 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (8.33%) SDLC
5 1 (8.33%) Security Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Social Engineering
5 1 (8.33%) TDD
5 1 (8.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) PHP
2 1 (8.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (8.33%) CHECK Team Member
1 1 (8.33%) CISSP
1 1 (8.33%) SANS
1 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
1 1 (8.33%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Ansible
1 2 (16.67%) Kibana
1 2 (16.67%) logstash
2 1 (8.33%) QRadar
2 1 (8.33%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Apple
1 1 (8.33%) IBM
1 1 (8.33%) LogRhythm
1 1 (8.33%) Splunk