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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 47 31 34
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +3
Contract jobs citing Python 26 19 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 3.64% 3.61% 3.58%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.44% 10.80% 10.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 9 8
Average daily rate
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£520 £335 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+55.22% -13.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £400 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £37.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +15.38%
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
308 176 166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 43.14% 33.40% 34.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 250 112 97
Average daily rate £400 £325 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 9 7
Average hourly rate £39.00 £23.75 £31.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+64.21% -24.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £13.19 £27.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £31.38 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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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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 -16 13 £520 +48.57% 10
Python
South East

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 27 (47.37%) Linux
2 19 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (28.07%) C++
3 16 (28.07%) MySQL
4 15 (26.32%) JavaScript
5 14 (24.56%) Red Hat
5 14 (24.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 14 (24.56%) Bash Shell
6 13 (22.81%) Shell Script
6 13 (22.81%) Java
7 12 (21.05%) Windows
7 12 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
8 11 (19.30%) C#
8 11 (19.30%) Subversion
9 10 (17.54%) QA
9 10 (17.54%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (17.54%) Puppet
10 9 (15.79%) Node.js
10 9 (15.79%) Big Data
10 9 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
10 9 (15.79%) Hadoop
10 9 (15.79%) CentOS
10 9 (15.79%) Degree
10 9 (15.79%) PHP
10 9 (15.79%) SQL
10 9 (15.79%) Configuration Management
11 8 (14.04%) C
11 8 (14.04%) Perl
11 8 (14.04%) Scrum
12 7 (12.28%) VMware

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 9 (15.79%) Node.js
2 7 (12.28%) Apache
3 6 (10.53%) WebLogic
3 6 (10.53%) WebSphere
4 5 (8.77%) Drupal
4 5 (8.77%) CMS
5 2 (3.51%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.75%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (5.26%) Maya
1 3 (5.26%) 3ds Max
2 1 (1.75%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.51%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (3.51%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.75%) SMTP
1 1 (1.75%) HTTP
1 1 (1.75%) DNS
1 1 (1.75%) Internet
1 1 (1.75%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (28.07%) MySQL
2 9 (15.79%) Hadoop
2 9 (15.79%) Big Data
3 7 (12.28%) NoSQL
3 7 (12.28%) MongoDB
4 6 (10.53%) SQL Server
4 6 (10.53%) SSDT
4 6 (10.53%) Relational Database
5 3 (5.26%) HBase
6 1 (1.75%) Redis
6 1 (1.75%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 11 (19.30%) Subversion
2 6 (10.53%) Visual Studio
2 6 (10.53%) Selenium
2 6 (10.53%) TeamCity
2 6 (10.53%) Git (software)
2 6 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (10.53%) WinDbg
2 6 (10.53%) MSBuild
2 6 (10.53%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 4 (7.02%) JIRA
General
1 6 (10.53%) Publishing
1 6 (10.53%) Games
2 4 (7.02%) Electronics
3 2 (3.51%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.51%) Finance
3 2 (3.51%) Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (36.84%) Administrator
2 14 (24.56%) Systems Administrator
3 13 (22.81%) Developer
4 11 (19.30%) Linux Administrator
5 10 (17.54%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 8 (14.04%) Architect
7 6 (10.53%) Solutions Architect
7 6 (10.53%) PHP Developer
7 6 (10.53%) Server Administrator
8 4 (7.02%) LAMP Developer
8 4 (7.02%) PHP LAMP Developer
8 4 (7.02%) Python Developer
9 3 (5.26%) Animator
10 2 (3.51%) DevOps Architect
10 2 (3.51%) Computer Engineer
10 2 (3.51%) Test Engineer
10 2 (3.51%) Software Engineer
11 1 (1.75%) Analyst
11 1 (1.75%) Test Analyst
11 1 (1.75%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.28%) Web Services
2 6 (10.53%) HTML
2 6 (10.53%) .NET
2 6 (10.53%) J2EE
2 6 (10.53%) AngularJS
3 5 (8.77%) Dojo
3 5 (8.77%) CSS
3 5 (8.77%) XML
3 5 (8.77%) XHTML
3 5 (8.77%) LAMP
4 4 (7.02%) JSON
5 3 (5.26%) Unreal Engine
6 2 (3.51%) Django
6 2 (3.51%) Pyramid
6 2 (3.51%) Pylons
7 1 (1.75%) HTML5
7 1 (1.75%) PhoneGap
7 1 (1.75%) Backbone.js
7 1 (1.75%) Lucene
7 1 (1.75%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (10.53%) Algorithms
2 6 (10.53%) Data Centre
3 5 (8.77%) User Experience
4 3 (5.26%) Animation
5 1 (1.75%) Freedom of Information Act
5 1 (1.75%) Robotics
5 1 (1.75%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.75%) Social Gaming
5 1 (1.75%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.75%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.75%) Device Driver
5 1 (1.75%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (1.75%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 27 (47.37%) Linux
2 14 (24.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 12 (21.05%) Windows
4 9 (15.79%) CentOS
5 6 (10.53%) Windows 8
5 6 (10.53%) Windows 7
5 6 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (7.02%) Fedora
7 2 (3.51%) Solaris
7 2 (3.51%) UNIX
8 1 (1.75%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.75%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (17.54%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (15.79%) Configuration Management
4 8 (14.04%) Scrum
5 6 (10.53%) Enterprise Architecture
5 6 (10.53%) Waterfall
5 6 (10.53%) Analytics
5 6 (10.53%) Mentoring
5 6 (10.53%) Data Modelling
5 6 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (10.53%) Zachman Framework
5 6 (10.53%) TOGAF
5 6 (10.53%) Content Management
5 6 (10.53%) Data Analysis
6 4 (7.02%) OO
6 4 (7.02%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (7.02%) OO PHP
6 4 (7.02%) DevOps
7 3 (5.26%) BDD
7 3 (5.26%) Game Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (28.07%) C++
2 15 (26.32%) JavaScript
3 14 (24.56%) Bash Shell
4 13 (22.81%) Shell Script
4 13 (22.81%) Java
5 11 (19.30%) C#
6 9 (15.79%) PHP
6 9 (15.79%) SQL
7 8 (14.04%) Perl
7 8 (14.04%) C
8 6 (10.53%) Ruby
8 6 (10.53%) C++/CLI
8 6 (10.53%) PowerShell
9 3 (5.26%) MATLAB
10 2 (3.51%) CoffeeScript
11 1 (1.75%) Scala
Qualifications
1 9 (15.79%) Degree
2 1 (1.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (17.54%) QA
System Software
1 7 (12.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (10.53%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.51%) Docker
3 2 (3.51%) Firmware
4 1 (1.75%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (17.54%) Puppet
2 6 (10.53%) SCCM
3 5 (8.77%) Vagrant
4 4 (7.02%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (7.02%) Ansible
5 2 (3.51%) Mesos
5 2 (3.51%) Nagios
6 1 (1.75%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 14 (24.56%) Red Hat
2 7 (12.28%) Perforce
2 7 (12.28%) VMware
3 6 (10.53%) Oracle
3 6 (10.53%) Microsoft
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Rate: From £300 to £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £520 per day
Posted: 4 days ago