The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Python over the 3 months to 30 July 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 27 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Python 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 0.93% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.44% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£350 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £30.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+28.33% -15.49%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Middlesex region.

Programming Languages Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
82 71 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 38.32% 31.28% 25.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 39 32
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £397 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 3
Average hourly rate £28.13 £43.75 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.71% +16.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.75 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.85% -

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Python
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Python Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

Python
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Python across the Middlesex region.

Python Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

Python
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Confluence
2 1 (50.00%) Puppet
2 1 (50.00%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (50.00%) Change Control
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) Ansible
2 1 (50.00%) iptables
2 1 (50.00%) Software Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) CentOS
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (50.00%) Nagios
2 1 (50.00%) Apache
2 1 (50.00%) LDAP
2 1 (50.00%) RDBMS

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 1 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Change Control
1 1 (50.00%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (50.00%) Ruby
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) iptables
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Nagios
1 1 (50.00%) Puppet
1 1 (50.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
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