The table below looks at the statistics for the Python Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Python Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python Developer
Rank 132 128 111
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -17
Contract jobs requiring a Python Developer 8 13 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.25% 0.43% 0.093%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.46% 0.099%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 11 1
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£425 £500 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% +66.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £35.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year
- -30.00%
Python Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South West region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3009 2827 2023
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 93.88% 93.21% 93.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 1918 1858 1253
Average daily rate £375 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 197 166 136
Average hourly rate £19.03 £20.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.85% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.23
% change year-on-year
- -4.20%

Python Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Python Developer in the job title across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Python Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Python Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Python Developer Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Python Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Python Developer across the South West region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

Python Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Python Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Python Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Python Developer
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Python Developer within the South West region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
Gloucestershire -10 5 £425 -15.00% 2
Bristol -5 3 £400 -
Python Developer
England

Python Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West region that cited Python Developer in their job title 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 with Python Developer in their job title.

1 18 (100.00%) Python
2 12 (66.67%) Linux
2 12 (66.67%) Django
3 11 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (50.00%) Java
4 9 (50.00%) Security Cleared
5 8 (44.44%) MySQL
6 6 (33.33%) DV Cleared
7 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
8 3 (16.67%) C
8 3 (16.67%) Finance
8 3 (16.67%) TDD
8 3 (16.67%) SQL
8 3 (16.67%) Windows
8 3 (16.67%) Git (software)
8 3 (16.67%) Relational Database
9 2 (11.11%) User Experience
9 2 (11.11%) Bitbucket
9 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
9 2 (11.11%) jQuery
9 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
9 2 (11.11%) UNIX
9 2 (11.11%) PHP
9 2 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (11.11%) Scrum
9 2 (11.11%) HTML
9 2 (11.11%) Progress
9 2 (11.11%) Eclipse
10 1 (5.56%) Broadband
10 1 (5.56%) MPEG

Python Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West region that cited Python Developer in their job title 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 with Python Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Broadband
1 1 (5.56%) HTTP
1 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
1 1 (5.56%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (44.44%) MySQL
2 3 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 2 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (11.11%) Bitbucket
2 2 (11.11%) Eclipse
3 1 (5.56%) Subversion
3 1 (5.56%) Maven
3 1 (5.56%) Firebug
3 1 (5.56%) Apache Ivy
3 1 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (5.56%) Ant
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Billing
2 1 (5.56%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (66.67%) Django
2 2 (11.11%) jQuery
2 2 (11.11%) HTML
3 1 (5.56%) CSS
3 1 (5.56%) SOAP
3 1 (5.56%) XML
3 1 (5.56%) Ajax
3 1 (5.56%) HTML5
3 1 (5.56%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) User Experience
2 1 (5.56%) MPEG
2 1 (5.56%) DTV
2 1 (5.56%) IPTV
2 1 (5.56%) Mathematics
2 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.56%) Video on Demand
2 1 (5.56%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 12 (66.67%) Linux
2 3 (16.67%) Windows
3 2 (11.11%) UNIX
4 1 (5.56%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (16.67%) TDD
3 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
3 2 (11.11%) Scrum
4 1 (5.56%) CRM
4 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
4 1 (5.56%) Project Management
4 1 (5.56%) Web Development
4 1 (5.56%) Release Management
4 1 (5.56%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) Python
2 9 (50.00%) Java
3 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 3 (16.67%) C
4 3 (16.67%) SQL
5 2 (11.11%) PHP
6 1 (5.56%) Perl
Qualifications
1 9 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (33.33%) DV Cleared
3 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.56%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Progress
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
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