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 5 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 40 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Python 31 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 4.02% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.79% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 23 0 0
Average daily rate
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£380 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £320
% change year-on-year
- +17.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.12%
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
263 163 137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 34.07% 31.96% 31.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 196 107 63
Average daily rate £400 £314 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.49% -3.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 2 5
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 £16.50 £39.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £42.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.40 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-1.09% +4.00%

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 5 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 5 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 - 13 £378 - 12
Bicester - 3 £375 - 2
Python
South East

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 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 32 (47.76%) Linux
2 30 (44.78%) PHP
3 27 (40.30%) UNIX
3 27 (40.30%) Continuous Integration
4 22 (32.84%) Subversion
4 22 (32.84%) Bash Shell
5 21 (31.34%) Shell Script
6 20 (29.85%) Puppet
7 19 (28.36%) MySQL
8 18 (26.87%) Apache
9 16 (23.88%) Red Hat
10 14 (20.90%) PostgreSQL
10 14 (20.90%) Software Engineering
10 14 (20.90%) DevOps
11 13 (19.40%) CentOS
11 13 (19.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 12 (17.91%) Git (software)
12 12 (17.91%) C++
12 12 (17.91%) Jenkins
13 11 (16.42%) Regular Expression
13 11 (16.42%) WSGI
13 11 (16.42%) uWSGI
13 11 (16.42%) Shibboleth
13 11 (16.42%) CMS
13 11 (16.42%) QA
14 10 (14.93%) Java
15 9 (13.43%) Perl
15 9 (13.43%) Project Management
16 8 (11.94%) Agile Software Development
16 8 (11.94%) Drupal

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 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 18 (26.87%) Apache
2 11 (16.42%) CMS
2 11 (16.42%) uWSGI
3 8 (11.94%) Drupal
4 1 (1.49%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.49%) Node.js
4 1 (1.49%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.49%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.49%) Maya
1 1 (1.49%) 3ds Max
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.96%) VLAN
2 2 (2.99%) DNS
3 1 (1.49%) Firewall
3 1 (1.49%) Wireless
3 1 (1.49%) SMTP
3 1 (1.49%) DHCP
3 1 (1.49%) HTTP
3 1 (1.49%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (28.36%) MySQL
2 14 (20.90%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (4.48%) Big Data
4 2 (2.99%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.99%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.49%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.49%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.49%) HBase
5 1 (1.49%) Redis
5 1 (1.49%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 22 (32.84%) Subversion
2 12 (17.91%) Git (software)
2 12 (17.91%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.99%) JIRA
4 1 (1.49%) Mercurial
General
1 3 (4.48%) Finance
2 2 (2.99%) Games
2 2 (2.99%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 22 (32.84%) Systems Administrator
1 22 (32.84%) Administrator
2 19 (28.36%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 19 (28.36%) Linux Administrator
3 14 (20.90%) Developer
4 9 (13.43%) PHP Developer
5 8 (11.94%) DevOps Engineer
6 6 (8.96%) Analyst
7 4 (5.97%) Programmer
7 4 (5.97%) Software Engineer
7 4 (5.97%) LAMP Developer
7 4 (5.97%) PHP LAMP Developer
8 3 (4.48%) Development Engineer
8 3 (4.48%) Senior Development Engineer
8 3 (4.48%) Computer Engineer
8 3 (4.48%) Support Analyst
9 2 (2.99%) Senior Support Analyst
9 2 (2.99%) Senior Analyst
9 2 (2.99%) Desktop Support Analyst
9 2 (2.99%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (16.42%) Regular Expression
1 11 (16.42%) WSGI
2 5 (7.46%) ODBC
3 4 (5.97%) XHTML
3 4 (5.97%) OpenGL
3 4 (5.97%) LAMP
3 4 (5.97%) HTML
3 4 (5.97%) CSS
3 4 (5.97%) Web Services
3 4 (5.97%) XML
3 4 (5.97%) JSON
3 4 (5.97%) Dojo
3 4 (5.97%) Django
4 3 (4.48%) Qt
4 3 (4.48%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 2 (2.99%) STL
6 1 (1.49%) Lucene
6 1 (1.49%) Ajax
6 1 (1.49%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (1.49%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.96%) Wiki
2 4 (5.97%) User Experience
3 2 (2.99%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.49%) Physics
4 1 (1.49%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.49%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.49%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.49%) Social Gaming
4 1 (1.49%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.49%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.49%) Device Driver
4 1 (1.49%) 3D Graphics
4 1 (1.49%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (1.49%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (1.49%) Animation
4 1 (1.49%) Freedom of Information Act
Operating Systems
1 32 (47.76%) Linux
2 27 (40.30%) UNIX
3 13 (19.40%) CentOS
3 13 (19.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (8.96%) Windows
5 3 (4.48%) Fedora
6 2 (2.99%) Solaris
7 1 (1.49%) Android
7 1 (1.49%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (40.30%) Continuous Integration
2 14 (20.90%) DevOps
2 14 (20.90%) Software Engineering
3 9 (13.43%) Project Management
4 8 (11.94%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (7.46%) Web Development
5 5 (7.46%) OO
5 5 (7.46%) Network Monitoring
6 4 (5.97%) OO PHP
6 4 (5.97%) Mentoring
6 4 (5.97%) Web Application Development
6 4 (5.97%) Configuration Management
7 3 (4.48%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (4.48%) Validation
7 3 (4.48%) Migration
7 3 (4.48%) Integration Testing
7 3 (4.48%) Continuous Delivery
7 3 (4.48%) Multithreading
7 3 (4.48%) Data Mapping
8 2 (2.99%) Image Processing
Programming Languages
1 30 (44.78%) PHP
2 22 (32.84%) Bash Shell
3 21 (31.34%) Shell Script
4 12 (17.91%) C++
5 10 (14.93%) Java
6 9 (13.43%) Perl
7 6 (8.96%) JavaScript
7 6 (8.96%) SQL
8 5 (7.46%) C#
8 5 (7.46%) MATLAB
9 4 (5.97%) Scala
9 4 (5.97%) C
10 2 (2.99%) Ruby
11 1 (1.49%) Go
11 1 (1.49%) Embedded C
11 1 (1.49%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 6 (8.96%) Degree
2 5 (7.46%) RHCT
3 3 (4.48%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.49%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (16.42%) QA
System Software
1 11 (16.42%) Shibboleth
2 1 (1.49%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.49%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 20 (29.85%) Puppet
2 6 (8.96%) Nagios
3 4 (5.97%) Vagrant
4 1 (1.49%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.49%) Ansible
Vendors
1 16 (23.88%) Red Hat
2 1 (1.49%) Perforce
Oxfordshire
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Rate: Unspecified Negotiable
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bicester
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Rate: £300 - £320 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
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Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
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Rate: £450 - £535 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Bicester
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
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Computer Futures
Rate: £170 - £250 per hour + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Abingdon
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Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
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Rate: £350 - £450 per day
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