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 20 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 54 82 79
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -3
Contract jobs citing Python 42 10 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 2.82% 0.75% 0.84%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.30% 2.06% 2.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 5 2
Average daily rate
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£253 £363 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.34% -12.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £208 £403
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £375 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year
-8.45% -2.73%
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
575 486 473
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 38.67% 36.46% 35.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 356 293 236
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £215 £238
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 21 21 37
Average hourly rate £46.75 £36.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.08% -8.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £17.36 £34.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £45.00
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 20 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 20 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 - 12 £227 - 1
Leatherhead - 7 £190 - 7
Dorking -2 3 £375 +3.44% 4
Guildford -11 2 £338 +15.87% 2
Egham - - - -
Epsom - - - -
Esher - - - -
Godalming - - - -
Redhill - - - - 1
Reigate - - - -
Staines - - - -
Thames Ditton - - - -
Walton-on-Thames - - - - 1
Python
South East

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 20 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 (50.00%) XML
2 39 (45.35%) XSLT
3 30 (34.88%) XQuery
3 30 (34.88%) Publishing
4 29 (33.72%) Internet
5 23 (26.74%) Perl
6 22 (25.58%) Linux
7 19 (22.09%) Java
8 18 (20.93%) Open Source
9 17 (19.77%) UNIX
10 16 (18.60%) Agile Software Development
11 14 (16.28%) OO
12 13 (15.12%) JavaScript
12 13 (15.12%) SQL
13 12 (13.95%) Oracle
13 12 (13.95%) HTML
14 11 (12.79%) CSS
14 11 (12.79%) Relational Database
15 10 (11.63%) Analytics
15 10 (11.63%) Ruby
16 9 (10.47%) C#
16 9 (10.47%) C++
16 9 (10.47%) PHP
16 9 (10.47%) jQuery
17 8 (9.30%) Continuous Integration
17 8 (9.30%) Hadoop
17 8 (9.30%) Apache Hive
17 8 (9.30%) Apache Pig
17 8 (9.30%) Oracle Database
17 8 (9.30%) HBase

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 20 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 8 (9.30%) Apache Pig
2 7 (8.14%) Node.js
3 5 (5.81%) JBoss
4 4 (4.65%) WebSphere
5 3 (3.49%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (3.49%) Apache
5 3 (3.49%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.16%) CMS
6 1 (1.16%) IBM HTTP Server
6 1 (1.16%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.16%) Confluence
6 1 (1.16%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (1.16%) Kinematics
Applications
1 4 (4.65%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.33%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.16%) Maya
3 1 (1.16%) MotionBuilder
3 1 (1.16%) HumanIK
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.33%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.16%) PaaS
2 1 (1.16%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (33.72%) Internet
2 6 (6.98%) LDAP
3 4 (4.65%) SSL
4 3 (3.49%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (3.49%) InfiniBand
4 3 (3.49%) LAN
4 3 (3.49%) WAN
4 3 (3.49%) SMTP
4 3 (3.49%) VPN
4 3 (3.49%) DNS
4 3 (3.49%) Firewall
5 1 (1.16%) Wireless
5 1 (1.16%) NFC
5 1 (1.16%) Network Security
5 1 (1.16%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (12.79%) Relational Database
2 8 (9.30%) Oracle Database
2 8 (9.30%) HBase
2 8 (9.30%) Big Data
2 8 (9.30%) DB2
2 8 (9.30%) Hadoop
2 8 (9.30%) Apache Hive
3 7 (8.14%) RDBMS
3 7 (8.14%) NoSQL
4 6 (6.98%) Couchbase
4 6 (6.98%) SQL Server
5 5 (5.81%) MySQL
6 4 (4.65%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (2.33%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (2.33%) Data Mining
7 2 (2.33%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.16%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (1.16%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 7 (8.14%) PHPUnit
2 6 (6.98%) Jenkins
3 5 (5.81%) Visual Studio
3 5 (5.81%) Maven
4 4 (4.65%) Subversion
5 3 (3.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (2.33%) Hudson
6 2 (2.33%) Ant
7 1 (1.16%) JUnit
7 1 (1.16%) JIRA
7 1 (1.16%) ClearCase
7 1 (1.16%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.16%) Introscope
7 1 (1.16%) Bugzilla
7 1 (1.16%) Rational Application Developer
7 1 (1.16%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.16%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 30 (34.88%) Publishing
2 6 (6.98%) Legal
3 5 (5.81%) Finance
4 4 (4.65%) Games
5 3 (3.49%) Automotive
6 1 (1.16%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.16%) Back Office
6 1 (1.16%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.16%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 26 (30.23%) Developer
2 17 (19.77%) Architect
3 9 (10.47%) Content Editor
4 8 (9.30%) Technical Architect
5 7 (8.14%) Senior Developer
5 7 (8.14%) PHP Developer
6 5 (5.81%) Python Developer
7 4 (4.65%) Senior Technical Architect
7 4 (4.65%) Senior Architect
7 4 (4.65%) Technical Developer
8 3 (3.49%) DevOps Engineer
8 3 (3.49%) Python/Django Developer
8 3 (3.49%) Environment Manager
8 3 (3.49%) Senior PHP Developer
8 3 (3.49%) Administrator
8 3 (3.49%) .NET Developer
8 3 (3.49%) Software Engineer
9 2 (2.33%) Junior
9 2 (2.33%) C# Developer
9 2 (2.33%) Deployment Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (50.00%) XML
2 39 (45.35%) XSLT
3 12 (13.95%) HTML
4 11 (12.79%) CSS
5 9 (10.47%) jQuery
6 7 (8.14%) .NET
7 6 (6.98%) HTML5
7 6 (6.98%) Natural Language Processing
8 5 (5.81%) Web Services
9 4 (4.65%) XML Schema
10 3 (3.49%) WCF
10 3 (3.49%) Django
10 3 (3.49%) CSS3
11 2 (2.33%) WPF
11 2 (2.33%) LINQ
11 2 (2.33%) YAML
11 2 (2.33%) Hibernate
12 1 (1.16%) Lucene
12 1 (1.16%) Spring
12 1 (1.16%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 18 (20.93%) Open Source
2 7 (8.14%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (6.98%) Data Structures
3 6 (6.98%) Algorithms
4 3 (3.49%) Smart Meter
4 3 (3.49%) Mobile App
4 3 (3.49%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (3.49%) Contract for Difference
5 2 (2.33%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.33%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.16%) Xbox
6 1 (1.16%) User Experience
6 1 (1.16%) Wiki
6 1 (1.16%) Online Games
6 1 (1.16%) DataPower
6 1 (1.16%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.16%) Physics
6 1 (1.16%) W3C
6 1 (1.16%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 22 (25.58%) Linux
2 17 (19.77%) UNIX
3 6 (6.98%) Windows
4 5 (5.81%) Solaris
5 3 (3.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (3.49%) AIX
6 1 (1.16%) SUSE
6 1 (1.16%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.16%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (18.60%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (16.28%) OO
3 10 (11.63%) Analytics
4 8 (9.30%) Data Modelling
4 8 (9.30%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (8.14%) OOP
5 7 (8.14%) MVC
6 6 (6.98%) Project Management
6 6 (6.98%) Content Management
6 6 (6.98%) Project Planning
6 6 (6.98%) MapReduce
6 6 (6.98%) Responsive Web Design
6 6 (6.98%) Data Security
6 6 (6.98%) DevOps
7 5 (5.81%) Scrum
8 4 (4.65%) TDD
8 4 (4.65%) Software Engineering
8 4 (4.65%) Line Management
9 3 (3.49%) Kalman Filter
9 3 (3.49%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 30 (34.88%) XQuery
2 23 (26.74%) Perl
3 19 (22.09%) Java
4 13 (15.12%) JavaScript
4 13 (15.12%) SQL
5 10 (11.63%) Ruby
6 9 (10.47%) PHP
6 9 (10.47%) C#
6 9 (10.47%) C++
7 8 (9.30%) C
8 6 (6.98%) R
9 5 (5.81%) Bash Shell
10 4 (4.65%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.16%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (6.98%) SC Cleared
1 6 (6.98%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.16%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (1.16%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.16%) QA
System Software
1 5 (5.81%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (5.81%) NFS
2 3 (3.49%) Sendmail
2 3 (3.49%) Docker
2 3 (3.49%) LXC
3 2 (2.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (8.14%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (3.49%) Ansible
2 3 (3.49%) MIMEsweeper
2 3 (3.49%) MAILsweeper
3 2 (2.33%) Puppet
4 1 (1.16%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 12 (13.95%) Oracle
2 7 (8.14%) Sybase
3 6 (6.98%) Tableau
3 6 (6.98%) RapidMiner
3 6 (6.98%) Cloudera
4 5 (5.81%) VMware
5 4 (4.65%) Red Hat
6 3 (3.49%) McAfee
6 3 (3.49%) Blue Coat
6 3 (3.49%) Zend
6 3 (3.49%) Cisco
6 3 (3.49%) IBM
6 3 (3.49%) Juniper
6 3 (3.49%) NetApp
6 3 (3.49%) Websense
7 2 (2.33%) Veritas
7 2 (2.33%) Microsoft
8 1 (1.16%) Software AG
8 1 (1.16%) CA
8 1 (1.16%) Autodesk
Dorking, Surrey
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Rate: £250 - £350 per day
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Experis Ltd
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Dorking
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Experis Ltd
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