The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Python over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 35 49 52
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +3
Contract jobs citing Python 47 54 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 4.51% 3.96% 3.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.35% 9.82% 8.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 40 36
Median daily rate £419 £420 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.35% +52.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £290 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £402 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.85% +7.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £44.75 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £45.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +38.46%
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
352 550 603
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 33.78% 40.32% 38.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 214 386 383
Median daily rate £415 £423 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.77% +20.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £325 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 7 20
Median hourly rate £41.00 £45.00 £46.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.88% -3.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.50 £35.00 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.50 £90.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +9.45%

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Surrey region citing Python as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 10 December 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Python within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Woking - 18 £320 - 5
Guildford +2 8 £463 +15.62%
Staines -12 6 £360 -31.42% 2
Camberley +1 3 £463 -15.90% 1
Python
South East

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Python also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Surrey region with a requirement for Python.

1 82 (61.19%) Linux
2 71 (52.99%) Ruby
3 59 (44.03%) Puppet
4 50 (37.31%) Amazon AWS
5 48 (35.82%) DevOps
6 42 (31.34%) Opscode Chef
7 37 (27.61%) Perl
8 36 (26.87%) Tomcat
9 35 (26.12%) Java
10 34 (25.37%) Finance
11 30 (22.39%) Open Source
12 29 (21.64%) SQL
12 29 (21.64%) Apache
13 28 (20.90%) Windows
13 28 (20.90%) PowerShell
14 27 (20.15%) Security Cleared
14 27 (20.15%) WebLogic
14 27 (20.15%) Bash Shell
14 27 (20.15%) Git (software)
14 27 (20.15%) Ansible
15 24 (17.91%) JavaScript
15 24 (17.91%) VMware
16 23 (17.16%) Agile Software Development
16 23 (17.16%) SC Cleared
17 22 (16.42%) CentOS
18 21 (15.67%) WebSphere
19 20 (14.93%) VMware Infrastructure
20 19 (14.18%) VPN
21 18 (13.43%) MySQL
22 17 (12.69%) Oracle

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 36 (26.87%) Tomcat
2 29 (21.64%) Apache
3 27 (20.15%) WebLogic
4 21 (15.67%) WebSphere
5 8 (5.97%) OpenStack
6 5 (3.73%) Apache Solr
6 5 (3.73%) Apache Spark
7 2 (1.49%) CMS
7 2 (1.49%) Confluence
7 2 (1.49%) Drupal
7 2 (1.49%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.75%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.75%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (0.75%) IIS
8 1 (0.75%) JBoss
8 1 (0.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.75%) WordPress
Applications
1 11 (8.21%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.99%) MS Office
2 4 (2.99%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.75%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (0.75%) Magento
1 1 (0.75%) OpenText Process Suite
1 1 (0.75%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 50 (37.31%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (11.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (10.45%) Amazon EC2
4 12 (8.96%) Amazon S3
4 12 (8.96%) AWS CloudFormation
5 9 (6.72%) IaaS
5 9 (6.72%) PaaS
6 2 (1.49%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 2 (1.49%) SaaS
7 1 (0.75%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 1 (0.75%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.75%) Google App Engine
7 1 (0.75%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.75%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 19 (14.18%) VPN
2 15 (11.19%) DNS
3 11 (8.21%) Internet
3 11 (8.21%) SMTP
4 9 (6.72%) FTP
5 7 (5.22%) SSL
5 7 (5.22%) TCP/IP
6 6 (4.48%) Firewall
7 5 (3.73%) IPsec
7 5 (3.73%) LAN
7 5 (3.73%) LDAP
7 5 (3.73%) WAN
8 3 (2.24%) HTTP
9 2 (1.49%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (1.49%) DHCP
9 2 (1.49%) Ethernet
9 2 (1.49%) FlexRay
9 2 (1.49%) Network Security
9 2 (1.49%) SSH
9 2 (1.49%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (13.43%) MySQL
2 10 (7.46%) Hadoop
2 10 (7.46%) Relational Database
2 10 (7.46%) SQL Server
3 7 (5.22%) Big Data
3 7 (5.22%) MarkLogic
4 6 (4.48%) NoSQL
4 6 (4.48%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (2.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (2.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.49%) HBase
6 2 (1.49%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.49%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.75%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.75%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.75%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.75%) Oracle Exadata
7 1 (0.75%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.75%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 27 (20.15%) Git (software)
2 14 (10.45%) Jenkins
3 13 (9.70%) Subversion
4 7 (5.22%) JUnit
5 6 (4.48%) Metasploit
5 6 (4.48%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (3.73%) JIRA
7 4 (2.99%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 3 (2.24%) TeamCity
9 2 (1.49%) Ant
9 2 (1.49%) Maven
9 2 (1.49%) Mercurial
9 2 (1.49%) Selenium
9 2 (1.49%) Travis CI
9 2 (1.49%) Vagrant
10 1 (0.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.75%) HP UFT
10 1 (0.75%) NUnit
10 1 (0.75%) ReSharper
10 1 (0.75%) Visual Studio
General
1 34 (25.37%) Finance
2 10 (7.46%) Publishing
3 4 (2.99%) Legal
4 3 (2.24%) Banking
4 3 (2.24%) Military
5 2 (1.49%) Aerospace
5 2 (1.49%) Automotive
5 2 (1.49%) Billing
6 1 (0.75%) Back Office
6 1 (0.75%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.75%) Marketing
6 1 (0.75%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 36 (26.87%) DevOps Engineer
2 22 (16.42%) Administrator
2 22 (16.42%) Developer
2 22 (16.42%) Senior DevOps
3 18 (13.43%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 17 (12.69%) DevOps Administrator
4 17 (12.69%) Linux Engineer
4 17 (12.69%) Systems Administrator
5 16 (11.94%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 13 (9.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 12 (8.96%) DevOps Systems Engineer
8 10 (7.46%) Senior Systems Engineer
9 9 (6.72%) Analyst
10 8 (5.97%) Ruby on Rails Developer
10 8 (5.97%) Systems Engineer
11 7 (5.22%) Software Engineer
12 6 (4.48%) Python Developer
13 5 (3.73%) Java Developer
13 5 (3.73%) Technical Leader
14 4 (2.99%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (10.45%) XML
2 13 (9.70%) Ruby on Rails
3 12 (8.96%) XSLT
4 7 (5.22%) Web Services
5 5 (3.73%) Middleware
6 4 (2.99%) .NET
6 4 (2.99%) HTML
7 3 (2.24%) HTML5
7 3 (2.24%) LAMP
7 3 (2.24%) LAPP Stack
7 3 (2.24%) Node.js
7 3 (2.24%) Regular Expression
8 2 (1.49%) AngularJS
8 2 (1.49%) ASP.NET
8 2 (1.49%) boto
8 2 (1.49%) CSS
8 2 (1.49%) REST
8 2 (1.49%) RESTful
8 2 (1.49%) SOAP
9 1 (0.75%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (3.73%) Data Centre
2 4 (2.99%) Computer Science
2 4 (2.99%) Statistics
2 4 (2.99%) Visualisation
3 3 (2.24%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.24%) Smart Meter
4 2 (1.49%) Device Driver
4 2 (1.49%) Digital TV
4 2 (1.49%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (1.49%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (1.49%) Mathematics
4 2 (1.49%) MPEG
4 2 (1.49%) STB
5 1 (0.75%) Clustering
5 1 (0.75%) Driving Licence
5 1 (0.75%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.75%) Grid Computing
5 1 (0.75%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 82 (61.19%) Linux
2 28 (20.90%) Windows
3 22 (16.42%) CentOS
4 14 (10.45%) Unix
5 13 (9.70%) Ubuntu
6 9 (6.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (5.22%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (2.24%) Solaris
9 2 (1.49%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (1.49%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.75%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (0.75%) SUSE
10 1 (0.75%) VMS
10 1 (0.75%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (35.82%) DevOps
2 30 (22.39%) Open Source
3 23 (17.16%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (11.94%) Software Engineering
5 15 (11.19%) Migration
6 12 (8.96%) Scrum
7 11 (8.21%) Configuration Management
7 11 (8.21%) Technical Architecture
8 10 (7.46%) Continuous Delivery
8 10 (7.46%) Load Balancing
8 10 (7.46%) User Acceptance Testing
9 9 (6.72%) ITIL
9 9 (6.72%) Regression Testing
10 6 (4.48%) Analytics
10 6 (4.48%) Content Analysis
10 6 (4.48%) Data Management
10 6 (4.48%) Ethical Hacking
10 6 (4.48%) Service Delivery
10 6 (4.48%) TDD
10 6 (4.48%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 71 (52.99%) Ruby
2 37 (27.61%) Perl
3 35 (26.12%) Java
4 29 (21.64%) SQL
5 28 (20.90%) PowerShell
6 27 (20.15%) Bash Shell
7 24 (17.91%) JavaScript
8 14 (10.45%) C
9 12 (8.96%) C++
10 8 (5.97%) XQuery
11 7 (5.22%) PHP
12 6 (4.48%) C#
13 4 (2.99%) ABAP
13 4 (2.99%) R
13 4 (2.99%) VBScript
14 3 (2.24%) Shell Script
15 2 (1.49%) Bourne shell
15 2 (1.49%) MATLAB
16 1 (0.75%) Embedded C
16 1 (0.75%) VBA
Qualifications
1 27 (20.15%) Security Cleared
2 23 (17.16%) SC Cleared
3 13 (9.70%) Degree
4 8 (5.97%) AWS Certification
5 7 (5.22%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (4.48%) CEH
6 6 (4.48%) RHCT
7 5 (3.73%) MCSE
8 2 (1.49%) ISEB
8 2 (1.49%) RHCA
9 1 (0.75%) CCNA
9 1 (0.75%) CCNP
9 1 (0.75%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.75%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.75%) RHCE
9 1 (0.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.96%) QA
2 4 (2.99%) Data Quality
2 4 (2.99%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.75%) MISRA
3 1 (0.75%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 20 (14.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (7.46%) vSphere
3 6 (4.48%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (3.73%) vCloud
5 4 (2.99%) Docker
6 3 (2.24%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (1.49%) GPFS
7 2 (1.49%) Sendmail
7 2 (1.49%) StorNext
8 1 (0.75%) Active Directory
8 1 (0.75%) Apache Flume
8 1 (0.75%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.75%) HDFS
8 1 (0.75%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.75%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.75%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.75%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.75%) Xen
Systems Management
1 59 (44.03%) Puppet
2 42 (31.34%) Opscode Chef
3 27 (20.15%) Ansible
4 2 (1.49%) MAILsweeper
4 2 (1.49%) MIMEsweeper
5 1 (0.75%) Ambari
5 1 (0.75%) Bacula
5 1 (0.75%) Cobbler
5 1 (0.75%) Grafana
5 1 (0.75%) Hadoop YARN
5 1 (0.75%) HAProxy
5 1 (0.75%) Oozie
5 1 (0.75%) Opsview
5 1 (0.75%) Rsyslog
5 1 (0.75%) Salt
Vendors
1 24 (17.91%) VMware
2 17 (12.69%) Oracle
2 17 (12.69%) Red Hat
3 13 (9.70%) Microsoft
4 4 (2.99%) SAP
5 3 (2.24%) Cisco
5 3 (2.24%) SaltStack
6 2 (1.49%) Atlassian
6 2 (1.49%) Blue Coat
6 2 (1.49%) Forcepoint
6 2 (1.49%) Intel Security
6 2 (1.49%) Juniper
6 2 (1.49%) LANDesk
6 2 (1.49%) NetApp
6 2 (1.49%) SolarWinds
7 1 (0.75%) Google
7 1 (0.75%) Hortonworks
7 1 (0.75%) OpenText
7 1 (0.75%) Rackspace
7 1 (0.75%) Teradata