The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Python over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 36 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Python 31 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 4.18% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.40% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 22 0 0
Average daily rate
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£438 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £315
% change year-on-year
- +19.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -25.00%
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
272 159 148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 36.71% 32.78% 32.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 206 101 70
Average daily rate £425 £318 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.85% -2.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 4
Average hourly rate £25.00 £42.50 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.17% +78.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £39.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £42.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Python across the Oxfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 May 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Python within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford - 11 £380 - 10
Bicester - 4 £375 - 1
Abingdon - 1 £425 -
Python
South East

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 33 (48.53%) Linux
2 29 (42.65%) PHP
3 25 (36.76%) UNIX
4 24 (35.29%) Continuous Integration
5 22 (32.35%) Subversion
5 22 (32.35%) MySQL
5 22 (32.35%) Bash Shell
6 21 (30.88%) Puppet
6 21 (30.88%) Shell Script
7 19 (27.94%) Apache
8 16 (23.53%) Red Hat
9 14 (20.59%) C++
9 14 (20.59%) DevOps
10 13 (19.12%) PostgreSQL
10 13 (19.12%) CentOS
10 13 (19.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 12 (17.65%) Git (software)
11 12 (17.65%) Software Engineering
11 12 (17.65%) CMS
11 12 (17.65%) Jenkins
12 11 (16.18%) WSGI
12 11 (16.18%) Regular Expression
12 11 (16.18%) Shibboleth
12 11 (16.18%) uWSGI
12 11 (16.18%) QA
13 9 (13.24%) Drupal
13 9 (13.24%) JavaScript
14 7 (10.29%) Perl
14 7 (10.29%) Java
14 7 (10.29%) Project Management

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 19 (27.94%) Apache
2 12 (17.65%) CMS
3 11 (16.18%) uWSGI
4 9 (13.24%) Drupal
5 3 (4.41%) Node.js
6 1 (1.47%) IIS
6 1 (1.47%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 3 (4.41%) Maya
1 3 (4.41%) 3ds Max
2 1 (1.47%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.82%) VLAN
2 2 (2.94%) DNS
3 1 (1.47%) SMTP
3 1 (1.47%) DHCP
3 1 (1.47%) HTTP
3 1 (1.47%) SNMP
3 1 (1.47%) Firewall
3 1 (1.47%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (32.35%) MySQL
2 13 (19.12%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (2.94%) Big Data
3 2 (2.94%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.47%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.47%) HBase
4 1 (1.47%) Redis
4 1 (1.47%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.47%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.47%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 22 (32.35%) Subversion
2 12 (17.65%) Git (software)
2 12 (17.65%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.94%) JIRA
4 1 (1.47%) Mercurial
General
1 5 (7.35%) Finance
2 4 (5.88%) Games
3 2 (2.94%) Electronics
3 2 (2.94%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.94%) Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (32.35%) Systems Administrator
1 22 (32.35%) Administrator
2 19 (27.94%) Linux Administrator
2 19 (27.94%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 15 (22.06%) Developer
4 9 (13.24%) PHP Developer
5 8 (11.76%) DevOps Engineer
6 5 (7.35%) Analyst
7 4 (5.88%) PHP LAMP Developer
7 4 (5.88%) Computer Engineer
7 4 (5.88%) LAMP Developer
7 4 (5.88%) Software Engineer
8 3 (4.41%) Animator
8 3 (4.41%) Programmer
8 3 (4.41%) Support Analyst
9 2 (2.94%) Computer Scientist
9 2 (2.94%) AWS Developer
9 2 (2.94%) Desktop Support
9 2 (2.94%) Desktop Support Analyst
9 2 (2.94%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (16.18%) WSGI
1 11 (16.18%) Regular Expression
2 6 (8.82%) Web Services
3 5 (7.35%) Dojo
3 5 (7.35%) XHTML
3 5 (7.35%) HTML
3 5 (7.35%) ODBC
3 5 (7.35%) CSS
3 5 (7.35%) LAMP
4 4 (5.88%) OpenGL
4 4 (5.88%) XML
4 4 (5.88%) Django
4 4 (5.88%) JSON
5 3 (4.41%) Unreal Engine
5 3 (4.41%) Qt
5 3 (4.41%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 2 (2.94%) STL
7 1 (1.47%) Ajax
7 1 (1.47%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (1.47%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.82%) Wiki
2 5 (7.35%) User Experience
3 3 (4.41%) Animation
4 2 (2.94%) Device Driver
4 2 (2.94%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (1.47%) Freedom of Information Act
5 1 (1.47%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.47%) Physics
5 1 (1.47%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.47%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (1.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.47%) 3D Graphics
5 1 (1.47%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.47%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.47%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.47%) Social Gaming
Operating Systems
1 33 (48.53%) Linux
2 25 (36.76%) UNIX
3 13 (19.12%) CentOS
3 13 (19.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (8.82%) Windows
5 3 (4.41%) Fedora
6 2 (2.94%) Solaris
7 1 (1.47%) Android
7 1 (1.47%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (35.29%) Continuous Integration
2 14 (20.59%) DevOps
3 12 (17.65%) Software Engineering
4 7 (10.29%) Project Management
5 6 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (7.35%) Web Development
6 5 (7.35%) OO
6 5 (7.35%) Network Monitoring
7 4 (5.88%) Mentoring
7 4 (5.88%) Web Application Development
7 4 (5.88%) OO PHP
7 4 (5.88%) Configuration Management
8 3 (4.41%) Data Mapping
8 3 (4.41%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (4.41%) Validation
8 3 (4.41%) Migration
8 3 (4.41%) Game Development
9 2 (2.94%) Multithreading
9 2 (2.94%) TDD
10 1 (1.47%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 29 (42.65%) PHP
2 22 (32.35%) Bash Shell
3 21 (30.88%) Shell Script
4 14 (20.59%) C++
5 9 (13.24%) JavaScript
6 7 (10.29%) Perl
6 7 (10.29%) Java
7 6 (8.82%) C
7 6 (8.82%) C#
8 5 (7.35%) MATLAB
9 3 (4.41%) SQL
10 2 (2.94%) Scala
10 2 (2.94%) CoffeeScript
10 2 (2.94%) Ruby
11 1 (1.47%) Embedded C
11 1 (1.47%) Embedded C++
11 1 (1.47%) Go
Qualifications
1 6 (8.82%) Degree
2 5 (7.35%) RHCT
3 3 (4.41%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.47%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (16.18%) QA
System Software
1 11 (16.18%) Shibboleth
2 1 (1.47%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.47%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 21 (30.88%) Puppet
2 6 (8.82%) Nagios
3 5 (7.35%) Vagrant
4 1 (1.47%) Ansible
4 1 (1.47%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 16 (23.53%) Red Hat
2 1 (1.47%) Perforce
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