The table below looks at the statistics 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 18 December 2014 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 10 10 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Contract jobs citing Python 11 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salisbury 14.47% 8.70% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.91% 25.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£400 £275 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.45% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 0
Average hourly rate £28.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £35.00 £35.25
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -0.70%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Salisbury region.

Programming Languages Category
Salisbury
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
46 16 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salisbury 60.53% 34.78% 42.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 6 13
Average daily rate £400 £350 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +21.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £275 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £350 £344
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 0 1
Average hourly rate £28.50 - £16.72
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+9.23% -7.14%

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
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 18 December 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 10 (83.33%) SQL
1 10 (83.33%) Linux
1 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (83.33%) Google
1 10 (83.33%) Test Scripting
1 10 (83.33%) Test Automation
1 10 (83.33%) GoogleTest
2 7 (58.33%) Automation Testing
2 7 (58.33%) Electronics
2 7 (58.33%) Automotive
3 3 (25.00%) CORBA
3 3 (25.00%) Progress
3 3 (25.00%) Eclipse
3 3 (25.00%) Ethernet
3 3 (25.00%) Qt
3 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (25.00%) Multithreading
3 3 (25.00%) OpenGL
3 3 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 3 (25.00%) SQLite
3 3 (25.00%) QML
4 1 (8.33%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (8.33%) Cyber Security
4 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
4 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
4 1 (8.33%) Ruby
4 1 (8.33%) Degree
4 1 (8.33%) Mathematics
4 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
4 1 (8.33%) DV Cleared

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Salisbury by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 1 (8.33%) ArcGIS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 10 (83.33%) GoogleTest
2 3 (25.00%) Eclipse
2 3 (25.00%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (58.33%) Electronics
1 7 (58.33%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Tester
1 7 (58.33%) Software Engineer
1 7 (58.33%) Software Tester
1 7 (58.33%) Test Engineer
1 7 (58.33%) Software Test Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) CORBA
1 3 (25.00%) Qt
1 3 (25.00%) OpenGL
1 3 (25.00%) QML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Mathematics
1 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (8.33%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (83.33%) Test Scripting
1 10 (83.33%) Test Automation
2 7 (58.33%) Automation Testing
3 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (25.00%) Multithreading
4 1 (8.33%) Cyber Security
4 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
4 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
4 1 (8.33%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) Ruby
2 1 (8.33%) R
2 1 (8.33%) Assembly Language
2 1 (8.33%) C
2 1 (8.33%) C++
2 1 (8.33%) Java
2 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
1 1 (8.33%) DV Cleared
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Google
2 3 (25.00%) Progress