The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Python over the 3 months to 6 May 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 42 40 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs citing Python 20 31 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 3.39% 4.02% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.91% 11.79% -
Number of daily rates quoted 10 23 0
Median daily rate £358 £380 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.92% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £40.00 £38.75
% change year-on-year
-7.50% +3.22%
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 Oxfordshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
253 263 163
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 42.88% 34.07% 31.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 202 196 107
Median daily rate £400 £400 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +26.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 12 2
Median hourly rate £11.00 £25.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.00% -41.17%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.45
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.23%

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing Python as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Python
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Python Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Python
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Python across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016.

Python Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

Python
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Python Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Python
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Python within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 6 May 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
Oxford +8 14 £413 +9.27% 19
Python
South East

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Python.

1 31 (53.45%) Java
2 24 (41.38%) Linux
2 24 (41.38%) Big Data
3 23 (39.66%) Analytics
3 23 (39.66%) C++
4 17 (29.31%) Degree
5 16 (27.59%) Perl
6 15 (25.86%) JavaScript
6 15 (25.86%) Bash Shell
7 14 (24.14%) Amazon AWS
7 14 (24.14%) R
7 14 (24.14%) HPCC
7 14 (24.14%) Django
7 14 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (22.41%) Windows
9 12 (20.69%) SAS
9 12 (20.69%) Data Analysis
10 11 (18.97%) Algorithms
10 11 (18.97%) MongoDB
10 11 (18.97%) Statistics
11 10 (17.24%) Hadoop
11 10 (17.24%) Data Analytics
11 10 (17.24%) AngularJS
12 9 (15.52%) CSS
12 9 (15.52%) Publishing
13 8 (13.79%) HTML
13 8 (13.79%) Software Engineering
13 8 (13.79%) NoSQL
13 8 (13.79%) Machine Learning
14 7 (12.07%) CSS3

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 12 (20.69%) SAS
2 6 (10.34%) Node.js
2 6 (10.34%) WebLogic
2 6 (10.34%) WebSphere
3 2 (3.45%) Apache Pig
3 2 (3.45%) nginx
4 1 (1.72%) Plone
4 1 (1.72%) Zope
Applications
1 2 (3.45%) Weka
2 1 (1.72%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 14 (24.14%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (12.07%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.45%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (1.72%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.72%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.45%) Bluetooth
1 2 (3.45%) Network Security
1 2 (3.45%) TCP/IP
1 2 (3.45%) Wireless
2 1 (1.72%) 802.11
2 1 (1.72%) Broadband
2 1 (1.72%) DHCP
2 1 (1.72%) SAN
2 1 (1.72%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (1.72%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (41.38%) Big Data
2 14 (24.14%) HPCC
3 11 (18.97%) MongoDB
4 10 (17.24%) Hadoop
5 8 (13.79%) NoSQL
6 5 (8.62%) SQL Server
7 3 (5.17%) KDB
7 3 (5.17%) MySQL
8 2 (3.45%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (3.45%) Apache Hive
8 2 (3.45%) Data Mining
8 2 (3.45%) Pentaho
8 2 (3.45%) Redis
9 1 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.72%) OLTP
9 1 (1.72%) Power BI
9 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (10.34%) Selenium
2 3 (5.17%) Maven
3 2 (3.45%) Redmine
4 1 (1.72%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (15.52%) Publishing
2 4 (6.90%) Finance
3 3 (5.17%) Front Office
3 3 (5.17%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.72%) Banking
4 1 (1.72%) Electronics
4 1 (1.72%) Games
4 1 (1.72%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (43.10%) Developer
2 15 (25.86%) Python Developer
3 12 (20.69%) Data Scientist
4 9 (15.52%) Architect
5 6 (10.34%) Solutions Architect
6 5 (8.62%) Big Data Architect
6 5 (8.62%) Cloud Architect
6 5 (8.62%) Cloud Solutions Architect
6 5 (8.62%) Data Architect
7 4 (6.90%) Big Data Engineer
7 4 (6.90%) Data Engineer
8 3 (5.17%) Administrator
8 3 (5.17%) Development Team Leader
8 3 (5.17%) Quantitative Developer
8 3 (5.17%) Software Engineer
8 3 (5.17%) Team Leader
9 2 (3.45%) C++ Developer
9 2 (3.45%) PHP Developer
9 2 (3.45%) Security Analyst
9 2 (3.45%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (24.14%) Django
2 10 (17.24%) AngularJS
3 9 (15.52%) CSS
4 8 (13.79%) HTML
5 7 (12.07%) CSS3
5 7 (12.07%) Pyramid
6 6 (10.34%) J2EE
6 6 (10.34%) Natural Language Processing
6 6 (10.34%) Web Services
7 5 (8.62%) Flask
8 4 (6.90%) Celery
8 4 (6.90%) HTML5
8 4 (6.90%) Pylons
9 3 (5.17%) Esper
9 3 (5.17%) jQuery
9 3 (5.17%) KnockoutJS
9 3 (5.17%) NumPy
9 3 (5.17%) Pandas
9 3 (5.17%) SciPy
10 2 (3.45%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.97%) Algorithms
1 11 (18.97%) Statistics
2 7 (12.07%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (8.62%) Computer Science
4 4 (6.90%) Semantic Web
4 4 (6.90%) Visualisation
5 3 (5.17%) Hedge funds
5 3 (5.17%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.72%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.72%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (1.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.72%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.72%) Physics
6 1 (1.72%) Tandem
6 1 (1.72%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 24 (41.38%) Linux
2 13 (22.41%) Windows
3 2 (3.45%) Unix
4 1 (1.72%) Android
4 1 (1.72%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.72%) Mac OS
4 1 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.72%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (39.66%) Analytics
2 14 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (20.69%) Data Analysis
4 10 (17.24%) Data Analytics
5 8 (13.79%) Machine Learning
5 8 (13.79%) Software Engineering
6 7 (12.07%) OO
7 6 (10.34%) Content Enrichment
7 6 (10.34%) Content Management
7 6 (10.34%) Data Modelling
7 6 (10.34%) Enterprise Architecture
7 6 (10.34%) Open Source
7 6 (10.34%) TOGAF
7 6 (10.34%) Waterfall
7 6 (10.34%) Zachman Framework
8 4 (6.90%) Data Acquisition
8 4 (6.90%) Unit Testing
9 3 (5.17%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (5.17%) Refactoring
9 3 (5.17%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (53.45%) Java
2 23 (39.66%) C++
3 16 (27.59%) Perl
4 15 (25.86%) Bash Shell
4 15 (25.86%) JavaScript
5 14 (24.14%) R
6 6 (10.34%) C
6 6 (10.34%) PHP
7 3 (5.17%) C#
7 3 (5.17%) Ruby
7 3 (5.17%) SQL
8 2 (3.45%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.72%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (29.31%) Degree
2 2 (3.45%) CEH
2 2 (3.45%) CREST Certified
2 2 (3.45%) GIAC
2 2 (3.45%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.45%) QA
2 1 (1.72%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.45%) GridGain
2 1 (1.72%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.45%) Ansible
1 2 (3.45%) Nessus
1 2 (3.45%) Nmap
1 2 (3.45%) OpenVAS
1 2 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (3.45%) Puppet
2 1 (1.72%) Hyperic
2 1 (1.72%) Nagios
Vendors
1 3 (5.17%) Oracle
2 2 (3.45%) Qualys
2 2 (3.45%) VMware
3 1 (1.72%) 3PAR
3 1 (1.72%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.72%) Red Hat
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