The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Surrey region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 49 71 93
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +22
Contract jobs citing Python 50 17 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 3.35% 1.33% 0.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.91% 4.03% 1.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 0 9
Average daily rate £420 - £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
- +9.58%
Programming Languages Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
561 422 673
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 37.58% 32.89% 39.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 340 197 328
Average daily rate £363 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 29 44
Average hourly rate £39.00 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £26.25 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.50 £43.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
Python
South East

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Staines - 6 £450 -
Woking - 5 £420 - 3
Redhill - 4 £425 -
Guildford -9 3 £295 - 5
Leatherhead - - - -
Reigate - - - - 1
Chertsey - - - -
Dorking - - - - 1
Egham - - - - 1
Epsom - - - -
Esher - - - -
Sunbury-on-Thames - - - -
Thames Ditton - - - -
Walton-on-Thames - - - -
Weybridge - - - -
Python
South East

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 50 (60.98%) SQL
2 43 (52.44%) JavaScript
3 40 (48.78%) Web Services
4 39 (47.56%) Linux
4 39 (47.56%) Relational Database
5 36 (43.90%) HTML
5 36 (43.90%) Oracle
5 36 (43.90%) jQuery
6 35 (42.68%) Continuous Integration
6 35 (42.68%) CSS
6 35 (42.68%) UNIX
6 35 (42.68%) Finance
6 35 (42.68%) HTML5
6 35 (42.68%) Responsive Web Design
7 34 (41.46%) Enterprise Software
7 34 (41.46%) Django
7 34 (41.46%) Web Design
7 34 (41.46%) Web Development
8 30 (36.59%) Java
9 23 (28.05%) C#
10 21 (25.61%) Git (software)
11 20 (24.39%) Subversion
11 20 (24.39%) PL/SQL
12 15 (18.29%) C
12 15 (18.29%) C++
12 15 (18.29%) XML
12 15 (18.29%) XSLT
13 14 (17.07%) Perl
14 13 (15.85%) NoSQL
14 13 (15.85%) Publishing

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 9 (10.98%) Apache Pig
2 3 (3.66%) Apache
3 2 (2.44%) Node.js
4 1 (1.22%) nginx
Applications
1 6 (7.32%) MS Visio
1 6 (7.32%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.22%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.76%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (7.32%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (15.85%) Internet
2 3 (3.66%) DNS
2 3 (3.66%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (2.44%) Firewall
4 1 (1.22%) NetScreen
4 1 (1.22%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.22%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (47.56%) Relational Database
2 13 (15.85%) NoSQL
3 9 (10.98%) SQL Server
3 9 (10.98%) Hadoop
3 9 (10.98%) Apache Hive
3 9 (10.98%) Big Data
4 7 (8.54%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (7.32%) Amazon RDS
5 6 (7.32%) HBase
5 6 (7.32%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (3.66%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (2.44%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.22%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 21 (25.61%) Git (software)
2 20 (24.39%) Subversion
3 8 (9.76%) Visual Studio
4 7 (8.54%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (3.66%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.22%) ClearCase
6 1 (1.22%) JIRA
6 1 (1.22%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.22%) PHPUnit
6 1 (1.22%) GNU Toolchain
General
1 35 (42.68%) Finance
2 13 (15.85%) Publishing
3 8 (9.76%) Games
4 3 (3.66%) Legal
5 1 (1.22%) Electronics
5 1 (1.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 46 (56.10%) Developer
2 34 (41.46%) Python Developer
3 14 (17.07%) Python/Django Developer
4 7 (8.54%) Software Engineer
5 6 (7.32%) Architect
6 5 (6.10%) Programmer
7 4 (4.88%) Senior Developer
7 4 (4.88%) Test Engineer
7 4 (4.88%) Technical Architect
8 3 (3.66%) Integration Engineer
8 3 (3.66%) .NET Developer
8 3 (3.66%) Senior Technical Architect
8 3 (3.66%) Senior Architect
8 3 (3.66%) Technical Developer
9 2 (2.44%) C# .NET Developer
9 2 (2.44%) C# Programmer
9 2 (2.44%) Hadoop Developer
9 2 (2.44%) C++ Programmer
9 2 (2.44%) Web Programmer
9 2 (2.44%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (48.78%) Web Services
2 36 (43.90%) HTML
2 36 (43.90%) jQuery
3 35 (42.68%) CSS
3 35 (42.68%) HTML5
4 34 (41.46%) Django
5 15 (18.29%) XML
5 15 (18.29%) XSLT
6 11 (13.41%) .NET
7 9 (10.98%) MapReduce
8 7 (8.54%) WCF
8 7 (8.54%) WPF
8 7 (8.54%) LINQ
9 3 (3.66%) ASP.NET
10 2 (2.44%) RESTful
10 2 (2.44%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (2.44%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 1 (1.22%) Symfony
11 1 (1.22%) CSS3
11 1 (1.22%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 34 (41.46%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (7.32%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.44%) Physics
3 2 (2.44%) Online Games
4 1 (1.22%) Smart Meter
4 1 (1.22%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.22%) Open Source
4 1 (1.22%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.22%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 39 (47.56%) Linux
2 35 (42.68%) UNIX
3 9 (10.98%) Windows
4 6 (7.32%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (3.66%) Solaris
6 1 (1.22%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.22%) Android
6 1 (1.22%) CentOS
6 1 (1.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.22%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (42.68%) Continuous Integration
1 35 (42.68%) Responsive Web Design
2 34 (41.46%) Web Design
2 34 (41.46%) Web Development
3 12 (14.63%) Scrum
4 11 (13.41%) Content Management
5 9 (10.98%) ETL
6 8 (9.76%) Software Engineering
7 7 (8.54%) Software Architecture
7 7 (8.54%) Game Development
8 6 (7.32%) Performance Tuning
9 5 (6.10%) Code Coverage
9 5 (6.10%) Test Automation
9 5 (6.10%) Information Management
9 5 (6.10%) Test Strategy
9 5 (6.10%) Process Architecture
10 4 (4.88%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (4.88%) Regression Testing
11 2 (2.44%) Parallel Computing
11 2 (2.44%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 50 (60.98%) SQL
2 43 (52.44%) JavaScript
3 30 (36.59%) Java
4 23 (28.05%) C#
5 20 (24.39%) PL/SQL
6 15 (18.29%) C
6 15 (18.29%) C++
7 14 (17.07%) Perl
8 11 (13.41%) XQuery
9 6 (7.32%) Shell Script
10 5 (6.10%) PHP
11 3 (3.66%) VB
11 3 (3.66%) Ruby
12 1 (1.22%) R
Qualifications
1 5 (6.10%) Degree
2 3 (3.66%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.22%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 3 (3.66%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 9 (10.98%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.44%) SCOM
Vendors
1 36 (43.90%) Oracle
2 8 (9.76%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.66%) NetApp
3 3 (3.66%) Sun
4 2 (2.44%) Hortonworks
4 2 (2.44%) Cisco
4 2 (2.44%) McAfee
4 2 (2.44%) Juniper
5 1 (1.22%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.22%) Mercator
5 1 (1.22%) ION Trading
5 1 (1.22%) Blue Coat
5 1 (1.22%) Zend
Woking, Surrey
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Rate: £410 - £430 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
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Rate: From £0 to £420 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
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Rate: £400 - £450 Per Day
Posted: 6 days ago
Woking, Surrey
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