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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 44 46 69
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +23
Contract jobs citing Python 50 51 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 3.48% 3.37% 1.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.63% 8.81% 3.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 15 0
Average daily rate
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£375 £424 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.49% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.12%
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
519 579 427
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 36.14% 38.27% 32.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 325 346 200
Average daily rate £363 £365 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.68% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 16 29
Average hourly rate £41.25 £39.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.76% +11.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.25 £28.00 £26.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.88 £51.00 £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.40 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-1.09% +4.00%

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 17 April 2015.

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 17 April 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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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 +20 11 £270 -35.42% 1
Camberley +3 10 £416 +11.00%
Leatherhead - 10 £438 - 1
Guildford +7 4 £369 +25.00% 10
Staines +5 4 - - 5
Walton-on-Thames - - - -
Weybridge - - - -
Cobham - - - -
Dorking - - - - 2
Epsom - - - -
Esher - - - -
Addlestone - - - -
Python
South East

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 39 (39.80%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (32.65%) Open Source
3 30 (30.61%) Perl
4 28 (28.57%) Linux
5 27 (27.55%) Internet
6 24 (24.49%) XML
7 22 (22.45%) XSLT
7 22 (22.45%) JavaScript
7 22 (22.45%) C
7 22 (22.45%) HTML
7 22 (22.45%) Publishing
8 20 (20.41%) Firewall
8 20 (20.41%) UNIX
8 20 (20.41%) VPN
8 20 (20.41%) DNS
9 19 (19.39%) CSS
9 19 (19.39%) C++
10 18 (18.37%) Ruby
10 18 (18.37%) QA
10 18 (18.37%) Security Cleared
11 17 (17.35%) SC Cleared
11 17 (17.35%) AngularJS
11 17 (17.35%) LDAP
11 17 (17.35%) XQuery
11 17 (17.35%) Shell Script
12 16 (16.33%) NetApp
12 16 (16.33%) McAfee
12 16 (16.33%) Websense
12 16 (16.33%) MIMEsweeper
12 16 (16.33%) MAILsweeper

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 8 (8.16%) OpenStack
2 6 (6.12%) Node.js
3 3 (3.06%) Apache Pig
3 3 (3.06%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.04%) Apache
4 2 (2.04%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 3 (3.06%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.02%) Maya
Business Applications
1 1 (1.02%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 16 (16.33%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (8.16%) PaaS
2 8 (8.16%) IaaS
2 8 (8.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (4.08%) AWS CloudFormation
3 4 (4.08%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 3 (3.06%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 27 (27.55%) Internet
2 20 (20.41%) Firewall
2 20 (20.41%) VPN
2 20 (20.41%) DNS
3 17 (17.35%) LDAP
4 16 (16.33%) LAN
4 16 (16.33%) WAN
4 16 (16.33%) SMTP
4 16 (16.33%) SSL
4 16 (16.33%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (4.08%) DHCP
6 2 (2.04%) Network Security
7 1 (1.02%) SSH
7 1 (1.02%) MPLS
7 1 (1.02%) L2TP
7 1 (1.02%) HTTP
7 1 (1.02%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.02%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (16.33%) MarkLogic
2 15 (15.31%) Hadoop
3 9 (9.18%) MySQL
4 5 (5.10%) NoSQL
5 4 (4.08%) MongoDB
6 3 (3.06%) Big Data
7 2 (2.04%) OLAP Cube
7 2 (2.04%) SQL Server
7 2 (2.04%) OLAP
7 2 (2.04%) Apache Hive
7 2 (2.04%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 2 (2.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.02%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (16.33%) JUnit
2 13 (13.27%) Jenkins
3 11 (11.22%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (9.18%) Git (software)
5 6 (6.12%) Subversion
5 6 (6.12%) Maven
6 4 (4.08%) JIRA
6 4 (4.08%) TeamCity
6 4 (4.08%) Ant
6 4 (4.08%) Cucumber
7 3 (3.06%) Gerrit
7 3 (3.06%) PHPUnit
8 2 (2.04%) InstallShield
9 1 (1.02%) JMeter
9 1 (1.02%) QuickTest Pro
9 1 (1.02%) LoadRunner
9 1 (1.02%) Valgrind
9 1 (1.02%) GCC
9 1 (1.02%) RSpec
9 1 (1.02%) Android Studio
General
1 22 (22.45%) Publishing
2 12 (12.24%) Retail
3 10 (10.20%) Legal
4 7 (7.14%) Games
5 3 (3.06%) Law
6 2 (2.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (27.55%) Developer
2 12 (12.24%) Data Scientist
3 9 (9.18%) Web Developer
4 8 (8.16%) Architect
4 8 (8.16%) DevOps Engineer
5 6 (6.12%) Analyst
5 6 (6.12%) Systems Integrator
5 6 (6.12%) Front-End Developer
6 5 (5.10%) Team Leader
6 5 (5.10%) Security Architect
7 4 (4.08%) Lead Developer
7 4 (4.08%) PHP Developer
7 4 (4.08%) Data Analyst
7 4 (4.08%) JavaScript Developer
8 3 (3.06%) Cloud Architect
8 3 (3.06%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
8 3 (3.06%) Infrastructure Architect
9 2 (2.04%) Security Engineer
9 2 (2.04%) Content Editor
9 2 (2.04%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (24.49%) XML
2 22 (22.45%) XSLT
2 22 (22.45%) HTML
3 19 (19.39%) CSS
4 17 (17.35%) AngularJS
5 12 (12.24%) jQuery
6 8 (8.16%) REST
7 7 (7.14%) Django
7 7 (7.14%) RESTful
7 7 (7.14%) Web Services
8 5 (5.10%) Natural Language Processing
9 4 (4.08%) HTML5
10 2 (2.04%) CSS3
10 2 (2.04%) Zend Framework
10 2 (2.04%) .NET
11 1 (1.02%) ASP.NET
11 1 (1.02%) STL
11 1 (1.02%) OpenGL
11 1 (1.02%) Ruby on Rails
11 1 (1.02%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 32 (32.65%) Open Source
2 7 (7.14%) Social Media
2 7 (7.14%) Visualisation
3 4 (4.08%) Semantic Web
4 2 (2.04%) Algorithms
4 2 (2.04%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.04%) Mathematics
4 2 (2.04%) Physics
5 1 (1.02%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.02%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.02%) Device Driver
5 1 (1.02%) Animation
5 1 (1.02%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 28 (28.57%) Linux
2 20 (20.41%) UNIX
3 14 (14.29%) Solaris
4 8 (8.16%) Windows
5 3 (3.06%) Android
6 2 (2.04%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.02%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.02%) AIX
7 1 (1.02%) Windows NT
7 1 (1.02%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (39.80%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (16.33%) Web Development
2 16 (16.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 16 (16.33%) Kalman Filter
3 13 (13.27%) Analytics
4 11 (11.22%) DevOps
4 11 (11.22%) Content Analysis
4 11 (11.22%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (11.22%) MVC
5 10 (10.20%) Release Management
6 9 (9.18%) Configuration Management
7 6 (6.12%) Project Management
7 6 (6.12%) OO
7 6 (6.12%) Automated Testing
7 6 (6.12%) Integration Testing
7 6 (6.12%) Test Automation
7 6 (6.12%) Cyber Security
7 6 (6.12%) Build Automation
8 5 (5.10%) TDD
9 4 (4.08%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 30 (30.61%) Perl
2 22 (22.45%) C
2 22 (22.45%) JavaScript
3 19 (19.39%) C++
4 18 (18.37%) Ruby
5 17 (17.35%) XQuery
5 17 (17.35%) Shell Script
6 14 (14.29%) Java
6 14 (14.29%) R
7 12 (12.24%) MATLAB
8 8 (8.16%) PowerShell
9 6 (6.12%) PHP
10 5 (5.10%) C#
11 4 (4.08%) SQL
12 2 (2.04%) Bash Shell
12 2 (2.04%) Objective-C
13 1 (1.02%) Bourne shell
13 1 (1.02%) VB
13 1 (1.02%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (18.37%) Security Cleared
2 17 (17.35%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.06%) PhD
4 2 (2.04%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.02%) CCNP
5 1 (1.02%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (18.37%) QA
System Software
1 16 (16.33%) Sendmail
2 13 (13.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (4.08%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.02%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 16 (16.33%) MIMEsweeper
1 16 (16.33%) MAILsweeper
2 9 (9.18%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (5.10%) Puppet
4 1 (1.02%) Ansible
4 1 (1.02%) Nessus
4 1 (1.02%) Nmap
4 1 (1.02%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.02%) CORE IMPACT
Vendors
1 16 (16.33%) Cisco
1 16 (16.33%) Juniper
1 16 (16.33%) NetApp
1 16 (16.33%) VMware
1 16 (16.33%) Blue Coat
1 16 (16.33%) McAfee
1 16 (16.33%) Websense
2 4 (4.08%) Red Hat
3 2 (2.04%) Zend
3 2 (2.04%) Tableau
3 2 (2.04%) Oracle
4 1 (1.02%) Perforce
4 1 (1.02%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.02%) HP
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