The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Python over the 3 months to 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 54 79 72
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -7
Contract jobs citing Python 44 10 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 2.91% 0.75% 1.02%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.48% 2.05% 2.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 5 3
Average daily rate
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£275 £363 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.13% -14.70%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.25 £36.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-13.79% -3.33%
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 Surrey region.

Programming Languages Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
588 487 448
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 38.86% 36.75% 35.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 363 293 221
Average daily rate £375 £350 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £215 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 22 38
Average hourly rate £46.75 £36.50 £40.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.08% -9.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £18.40 £34.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.80 £44.25 £45.78
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Python
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Python Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Python
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Python across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Python Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

Python
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Python Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Python
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Python within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014. 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
Woking - 10 £241 - 1
Leatherhead - 7 £190 - 7
Dorking -2 5 £275 -24.13% 4
Camberley - 4 £475 -
Guildford -13 3 £350 +20.17% 3
Egham - - - - 1
Epsom - - - -
Esher - - - -
Godalming - - - -
Redhill - - - -
Reigate - - - - 1
Staines - - - -
Thames Ditton - - - -
Walton-on-Thames - - - -
Python
South East

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 43 (48.86%) XML
2 39 (44.32%) XSLT
3 30 (34.09%) XQuery
3 30 (34.09%) Publishing
4 29 (32.95%) Internet
5 27 (30.68%) Perl
6 22 (25.00%) Linux
7 21 (23.86%) Open Source
8 19 (21.59%) Java
9 17 (19.32%) UNIX
9 17 (19.32%) OO
9 17 (19.32%) Agile Software Development
10 14 (15.91%) HTML
11 13 (14.77%) JavaScript
11 13 (14.77%) CSS
11 13 (14.77%) Ruby
12 12 (13.64%) PHP
12 12 (13.64%) SQL
13 11 (12.50%) Oracle
14 10 (11.36%) C++
14 10 (11.36%) C
14 10 (11.36%) Node.js
14 10 (11.36%) Analytics
14 10 (11.36%) Relational Database
15 9 (10.23%) jQuery
15 9 (10.23%) PHPUnit
15 9 (10.23%) MVC
16 8 (9.09%) C#
16 8 (9.09%) DB2
16 8 (9.09%) Data Modelling

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 10 (11.36%) Node.js
2 8 (9.09%) Apache Pig
3 5 (5.68%) JBoss
4 4 (4.55%) WebSphere
5 3 (3.41%) Apache
5 3 (3.41%) Tomcat
5 3 (3.41%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (1.14%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (1.14%) Kinematics
6 1 (1.14%) IBM HTTP Server
6 1 (1.14%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.14%) Confluence
6 1 (1.14%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (4.55%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.27%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.14%) Maya
3 1 (1.14%) MotionBuilder
3 1 (1.14%) HumanIK
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.27%) PaaS
1 2 (2.27%) IaaS
2 1 (1.14%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.14%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.14%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (32.95%) Internet
2 7 (7.95%) LDAP
3 5 (5.68%) SSL
4 4 (4.55%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (4.55%) LAN
4 4 (4.55%) WAN
4 4 (4.55%) SMTP
4 4 (4.55%) VPN
4 4 (4.55%) DNS
4 4 (4.55%) Firewall
5 3 (3.41%) InfiniBand
6 1 (1.14%) DMZ
6 1 (1.14%) Wireless
6 1 (1.14%) NFC
6 1 (1.14%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.36%) Relational Database
2 8 (9.09%) Oracle Database
2 8 (9.09%) HBase
2 8 (9.09%) Big Data
2 8 (9.09%) DB2
2 8 (9.09%) Hadoop
2 8 (9.09%) Apache Hive
3 7 (7.95%) RDBMS
3 7 (7.95%) NoSQL
4 6 (6.82%) Couchbase
4 6 (6.82%) MySQL
5 4 (4.55%) SQL Server
6 2 (2.27%) Data Mining
6 2 (2.27%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.14%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (1.14%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (1.14%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 9 (10.23%) PHPUnit
2 7 (7.95%) Jenkins
3 5 (5.68%) Maven
4 4 (4.55%) Subversion
5 3 (3.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (3.41%) Visual Studio
6 2 (2.27%) Ant
6 2 (2.27%) Hudson
7 1 (1.14%) Rational Application Developer
7 1 (1.14%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.14%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.14%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.14%) JUnit
7 1 (1.14%) JIRA
7 1 (1.14%) ClearCase
7 1 (1.14%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.14%) Introscope
7 1 (1.14%) Bugzilla
General
1 30 (34.09%) Publishing
2 6 (6.82%) Legal
3 5 (5.68%) Games
4 4 (4.55%) Finance
5 3 (3.41%) Automotive
6 1 (1.14%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.14%) Back Office
6 1 (1.14%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.14%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 27 (30.68%) Developer
2 17 (19.32%) Architect
3 10 (11.36%) PHP Developer
4 9 (10.23%) Senior Developer
4 9 (10.23%) Content Editor
5 8 (9.09%) Technical Architect
6 5 (5.68%) Senior PHP Developer
7 4 (4.55%) Python Developer
7 4 (4.55%) Senior Technical Architect
7 4 (4.55%) Senior Architect
7 4 (4.55%) Technical Developer
8 3 (3.41%) Software Engineer
8 3 (3.41%) Administrator
8 3 (3.41%) Environment Manager
9 2 (2.27%) DevOps Engineer
9 2 (2.27%) Python/Django Developer
9 2 (2.27%) .NET Developer
9 2 (2.27%) Junior
9 2 (2.27%) XML Developer
9 2 (2.27%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (48.86%) XML
2 39 (44.32%) XSLT
3 14 (15.91%) HTML
4 13 (14.77%) CSS
5 9 (10.23%) jQuery
6 7 (7.95%) HTML5
7 6 (6.82%) Natural Language Processing
8 5 (5.68%) CSS3
8 5 (5.68%) .NET
9 4 (4.55%) XML Schema
10 3 (3.41%) Web Services
10 3 (3.41%) Zend Framework
11 2 (2.27%) WCF
11 2 (2.27%) Django
11 2 (2.27%) YAML
11 2 (2.27%) Hibernate
12 1 (1.14%) Lucene
12 1 (1.14%) Spring
12 1 (1.14%) Ruby on Rails
12 1 (1.14%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 21 (23.86%) Open Source
2 6 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.82%) Data Structures
2 6 (6.82%) Algorithms
3 5 (5.68%) Mobile App
4 3 (3.41%) Smart Meter
4 3 (3.41%) Contract for Difference
5 2 (2.27%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.27%) Visualisation
5 2 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.14%) Xbox
6 1 (1.14%) User Experience
6 1 (1.14%) Wiki
6 1 (1.14%) Online Games
6 1 (1.14%) DataPower
6 1 (1.14%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.14%) Physics
6 1 (1.14%) W3C
6 1 (1.14%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 22 (25.00%) Linux
2 17 (19.32%) UNIX
3 6 (6.82%) Windows
3 6 (6.82%) Solaris
4 3 (3.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (3.41%) AIX
5 1 (1.14%) SUSE
5 1 (1.14%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (19.32%) OO
1 17 (19.32%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (11.36%) Analytics
3 9 (10.23%) MVC
4 8 (9.09%) Data Modelling
4 8 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (7.95%) OOP
5 7 (7.95%) Responsive Web Design
6 6 (6.82%) Data Security
6 6 (6.82%) DevOps
6 6 (6.82%) Project Management
6 6 (6.82%) TDD
6 6 (6.82%) MapReduce
6 6 (6.82%) Project Planning
7 5 (5.68%) BDD
7 5 (5.68%) Content Management
7 5 (5.68%) Line Management
7 5 (5.68%) Mobile Application Development
8 4 (4.55%) Kalman Filter
8 4 (4.55%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 30 (34.09%) XQuery
2 27 (30.68%) Perl
3 19 (21.59%) Java
4 13 (14.77%) JavaScript
4 13 (14.77%) Ruby
5 12 (13.64%) PHP
5 12 (13.64%) SQL
6 10 (11.36%) C
6 10 (11.36%) C++
7 8 (9.09%) C#
8 6 (6.82%) R
9 5 (5.68%) Bash Shell
9 5 (5.68%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.14%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.14%) Scala
Qualifications
1 7 (7.95%) SC Cleared
1 7 (7.95%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (1.14%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.14%) QA
System Software
1 6 (6.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (5.68%) NFS
3 4 (4.55%) Sendmail
4 3 (3.41%) Docker
4 3 (3.41%) LXC
5 2 (2.27%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (5.68%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (4.55%) MIMEsweeper
2 4 (4.55%) MAILsweeper
3 3 (3.41%) Ansible
4 2 (2.27%) Puppet
5 1 (1.14%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 11 (12.50%) Oracle
2 7 (7.95%) Sybase
3 6 (6.82%) VMware
3 6 (6.82%) Tableau
3 6 (6.82%) RapidMiner
3 6 (6.82%) Cloudera
4 5 (5.68%) Zend
5 4 (4.55%) Websense
5 4 (4.55%) Blue Coat
5 4 (4.55%) Red Hat
5 4 (4.55%) McAfee
5 4 (4.55%) Cisco
5 4 (4.55%) Juniper
5 4 (4.55%) NetApp
6 3 (3.41%) IBM
7 2 (2.27%) Microsoft
7 2 (2.27%) Veritas
8 1 (1.14%) CA
8 1 (1.14%) Software AG
8 1 (1.14%) Autodesk
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