The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT contracts advertised for the St Albans region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Python over the 3 months to 26 March 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
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 10 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Python 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in St Albans 5.26% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.33% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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- - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £41.75
% change year-on-year
- -4.19%
Python
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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 St Albans region.

Programming Languages Category
St Albans
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
12 9 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in St Albans 63.16% 30.00% 36.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 8
Average daily rate £438 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £225 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £413 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

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

Python Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

Python
Hourly Rate Trend in St Albans

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

Python Hourly Rate Trend in St Albans

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the St Albans 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 3 (75.00%) C++
1 3 (75.00%) C
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Embedded Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) HTML5
2 2 (50.00%) Web Development
2 2 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) Photoshop
3 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Eclipse
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) Workflow
3 1 (25.00%) Device Driver
3 1 (25.00%) 3D Graphics
3 1 (25.00%) Games
3 1 (25.00%) Maya
3 1 (25.00%) 3ds Max
3 1 (25.00%) Xcode
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Artificial Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) Adobe
3 1 (25.00%) Embedded C
3 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (25.00%) Physics
3 1 (25.00%) Lua
3 1 (25.00%) Android

Python
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the St Albans 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.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (25.00%) Maya
1 1 (25.00%) 3ds Max
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Ethernet
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (25.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (25.00%) Xcode
General
1 1 (25.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Programmer
3 1 (25.00%) C++ Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) C# Software Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) C++ Programmer
3 1 (25.00%) C++ Software Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Software Programmer
3 1 (25.00%) C++/C# Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# Software Developer
3 1 (25.00%) 3D Software Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) C# Programmer
3 1 (25.00%) Embedded Linux Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) HTML5
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Device Driver
1 1 (25.00%) 3D Graphics
1 1 (25.00%) Artificial Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (25.00%) Physics
1 1 (25.00%) Augmented Reality
1 1 (25.00%) Kinect
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Android
2 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) Web Development
3 1 (25.00%) Workflow
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Image Processing
3 1 (25.00%) Game Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C++
1 3 (75.00%) C
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded C
2 1 (25.00%) Lua
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Adobe
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