The first table below looks at the demand for Python skills in IT contracts advertised for the Salisbury region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Python over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Salisbury region.

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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 13 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Python 7 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salisbury 9.72% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.33% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £343 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+17.18% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
- +9.58%
Programming Languages Category
Salisbury
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
30 17 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salisbury 41.67% 48.57% 29.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 14 5
Average daily rate £400 £300 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.55% -25.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £275 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 4
Average hourly rate £55.00 - £23.88
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.45 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+4.14% +2.94%
Python
Wiltshire

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Salisbury

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

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Salisbury

Python
Daily Rate Trend in Salisbury

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

Python Daily Rate Trend in Salisbury

Python
Daily Rate Histogram in Salisbury

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Python across the Salisbury region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

Python Daily Rate Histogram in Salisbury

Python
Hourly Rate Trend in Salisbury

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

Python Hourly Rate Trend in Salisbury

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salisbury

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Salisbury 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 14 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 12 (85.71%) SC Cleared
3 11 (78.57%) REST
3 11 (78.57%) Java
3 11 (78.57%) Web Services
4 10 (71.43%) DV Cleared
5 9 (64.29%) NoSQL
5 9 (64.29%) JavaScript
6 8 (57.14%) Degree
6 8 (57.14%) Computer Science
7 6 (42.86%) Ruby
8 5 (35.71%) XML
8 5 (35.71%) Servlets
8 5 (35.71%) SOAP
8 5 (35.71%) Tomcat
9 4 (28.57%) Web 2.0
9 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
9 4 (28.57%) Test Scripting
9 4 (28.57%) Image Processing
9 4 (28.57%) Visualisation
10 3 (21.43%) Integration Testing
10 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
11 2 (14.29%) Information Management
11 2 (14.29%) Biometrics
11 2 (14.29%) MATLAB
11 2 (14.29%) Validation
11 2 (14.29%) XML Messaging
11 2 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (14.29%) Eclipse
11 2 (14.29%) C++

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Salisbury by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Salisbury 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 5 (35.71%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (64.29%) NoSQL
2 2 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (14.29%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (7.14%) Military
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Java Developer
1 5 (35.71%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Programmer
3 3 (21.43%) Computer Scientist
4 2 (14.29%) Python Programmer
5 1 (7.14%) C++ Programmer
5 1 (7.14%) Java Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (78.57%) REST
1 11 (78.57%) Web Services
2 5 (35.71%) XML
2 5 (35.71%) Servlets
2 5 (35.71%) SOAP
3 2 (14.29%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 8 (57.14%) Computer Science
2 4 (28.57%) Web 2.0
2 4 (28.57%) Visualisation
3 2 (14.29%) Biometrics
3 2 (14.29%) Mathematics
3 2 (14.29%) Physics
4 1 (7.14%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) UNIX
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
1 4 (28.57%) Test Scripting
1 4 (28.57%) Image Processing
2 3 (21.43%) Integration Testing
2 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (14.29%) Information Management
3 2 (14.29%) Validation
3 2 (14.29%) OpenUP
4 1 (7.14%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) Java
2 9 (64.29%) JavaScript
3 6 (42.86%) Ruby
4 2 (14.29%) MATLAB
4 2 (14.29%) C++
4 2 (14.29%) SQL
5 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
5 1 (7.14%) Perl
Qualifications
1 14 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 12 (85.71%) SC Cleared
3 10 (71.43%) DV Cleared
4 8 (57.14%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (7.14%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) 3PAR
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco
1 1 (7.14%) HP
1 1 (7.14%) VMware