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 18 September 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 45 72 70
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -2
Contract jobs citing Python 45 18 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 3.37% 1.37% 1.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.56% 3.76% 3.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 9 2
Average daily rate
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£221 £208 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.50% -34.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £166 £158 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £375 £384
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £32.50 £34.50
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -5.79%
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
526 479 507
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 39.37% 36.51% 38.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 340 272 231
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £215 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £488 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 18 37
Average hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £17.04 £34.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

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 September 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 September 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 - 16 £213 - 5
Dorking -2 2 £375 +3.44% 1
Guildford -9 2 £265 +27.71% 4
Epsom - 1 £570 - 2
Godalming - - - -
Egham - - - -
Leatherhead - - - - 2
Redhill - - - - 1
Reigate - - - - 1
Staines - - - -
Thames Ditton - - - -
Walton-on-Thames - - - - 1
Camberley - - - -
Python
South East

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 39 (43.82%) XML
2 38 (42.70%) XSLT
3 30 (33.71%) XQuery
3 30 (33.71%) Publishing
4 28 (31.46%) Internet
5 27 (30.34%) Linux
6 20 (22.47%) C#
6 20 (22.47%) SQL
7 19 (21.35%) Java
7 19 (21.35%) Perl
8 18 (20.22%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (20.22%) Relational Database
9 16 (17.98%) Opscode Chef
9 16 (17.98%) .NET
9 16 (17.98%) Oracle
10 15 (16.85%) SQL Server
10 15 (16.85%) Web Services
11 14 (15.73%) UNIX
12 13 (14.61%) Visual Studio
12 13 (14.61%) Open Source
13 12 (13.48%) Hadoop
13 12 (13.48%) Apache Hive
13 12 (13.48%) Big Data
13 12 (13.48%) Apache Pig
13 12 (13.48%) Windows
13 12 (13.48%) JavaScript
14 11 (12.36%) HTML
14 11 (12.36%) Content Management
14 11 (12.36%) Software Engineering
14 11 (12.36%) NoSQL

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 12 (13.48%) Apache Pig
2 4 (4.49%) WebSphere
3 3 (3.37%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (3.37%) Apache
3 3 (3.37%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.25%) Node.js
5 1 (1.12%) CMS
5 1 (1.12%) IBM HTTP Server
5 1 (1.12%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.12%) Confluence
5 1 (1.12%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 3 (3.37%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.12%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.12%) Maya
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.99%) Amazon EC2
1 8 (8.99%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.12%) PaaS
2 1 (1.12%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (31.46%) Internet
2 3 (3.37%) LDAP
3 2 (2.25%) InfiniBand
4 1 (1.12%) SSL
4 1 (1.12%) DMZ
4 1 (1.12%) Wireless
4 1 (1.12%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (20.22%) Relational Database
2 15 (16.85%) SQL Server
3 12 (13.48%) Hadoop
3 12 (13.48%) Apache Hive
3 12 (13.48%) Big Data
4 11 (12.36%) NoSQL
4 11 (12.36%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (10.11%) HBase
6 8 (8.99%) Amazon RDS
6 8 (8.99%) Oracle Database
6 8 (8.99%) DB2
7 7 (7.87%) RDBMS
8 6 (6.74%) Couchbase
9 5 (5.62%) MySQL
10 2 (2.25%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (2.25%) MongoDB
11 1 (1.12%) Data Mining
11 1 (1.12%) Oracle Database 10g
11 1 (1.12%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (1.12%) HCatalog
Development Applications
1 13 (14.61%) Visual Studio
2 8 (8.99%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (4.49%) Eclipse
4 3 (3.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (3.37%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.25%) Maven
5 2 (2.25%) PHPUnit
5 2 (2.25%) Hudson
5 2 (2.25%) Ant
6 1 (1.12%) JUnit
6 1 (1.12%) ClearCase
6 1 (1.12%) Introscope
6 1 (1.12%) Bugzilla
6 1 (1.12%) Subversion
6 1 (1.12%) Rational Application Developer
6 1 (1.12%) JIRA
6 1 (1.12%) Git (software)
General
1 30 (33.71%) Publishing
2 9 (10.11%) Finance
3 6 (6.74%) Legal
4 3 (3.37%) Games
5 2 (2.25%) Automotive
6 1 (1.12%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.12%) Back Office
6 1 (1.12%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 29 (32.58%) Developer
2 15 (16.85%) Architect
3 9 (10.11%) Software Engineer
3 9 (10.11%) Python Developer
3 9 (10.11%) Content Editor
4 8 (8.99%) Technical Architect
5 7 (7.87%) Python/Django Developer
6 6 (6.74%) Senior Developer
6 6 (6.74%) .NET Developer
7 4 (4.49%) Senior Technical Architect
7 4 (4.49%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (4.49%) Senior Architect
7 4 (4.49%) Technical Developer
7 4 (4.49%) C# Developer
7 4 (4.49%) DevOps Engineer
8 3 (3.37%) Software Developer
9 2 (2.25%) Junior
9 2 (2.25%) Administrator
9 2 (2.25%) XML Developer
9 2 (2.25%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (43.82%) XML
2 38 (42.70%) XSLT
3 16 (17.98%) .NET
4 15 (16.85%) Web Services
5 11 (12.36%) HTML
6 10 (11.24%) CSS
6 10 (11.24%) WCF
7 9 (10.11%) WPF
7 9 (10.11%) LINQ
7 9 (10.11%) jQuery
7 9 (10.11%) HTML5
8 7 (7.87%) Django
9 6 (6.74%) Natural Language Processing
10 3 (3.37%) XML Schema
11 2 (2.25%) YAML
11 2 (2.25%) CSS3
11 2 (2.25%) Hibernate
12 1 (1.12%) Lucene
12 1 (1.12%) Spring
12 1 (1.12%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.61%) Open Source
2 10 (11.24%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (7.87%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.25%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.25%) Contract for Difference
4 2 (2.25%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.12%) Wiki
5 1 (1.12%) Online Games
5 1 (1.12%) DataPower
5 1 (1.12%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.12%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.12%) Physics
5 1 (1.12%) W3C
5 1 (1.12%) Animation
5 1 (1.12%) Xbox
5 1 (1.12%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 27 (30.34%) Linux
2 14 (15.73%) UNIX
3 12 (13.48%) Windows
4 7 (7.87%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (4.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (3.37%) AIX
7 2 (2.25%) Solaris
8 1 (1.12%) SUSE
8 1 (1.12%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.12%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (20.22%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (12.36%) Content Management
2 11 (12.36%) Software Engineering
2 11 (12.36%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (11.24%) Scrum
3 10 (11.24%) MapReduce
4 9 (10.11%) Responsive Web Design
4 9 (10.11%) Analytics
4 9 (10.11%) DevOps
4 9 (10.11%) OO
5 8 (8.99%) Data Modelling
6 7 (7.87%) OOP
6 7 (7.87%) Web Design
6 7 (7.87%) Web Development
7 6 (6.74%) Project Planning
7 6 (6.74%) Data Security
7 6 (6.74%) Project Management
8 4 (4.49%) ETL
8 4 (4.49%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (3.37%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (33.71%) XQuery
2 20 (22.47%) C#
2 20 (22.47%) SQL
3 19 (21.35%) Perl
3 19 (21.35%) Java
4 12 (13.48%) JavaScript
5 8 (8.99%) C++
6 7 (7.87%) C
6 7 (7.87%) R
7 5 (5.62%) Ruby
8 4 (4.49%) Bash Shell
8 4 (4.49%) PHP
9 2 (2.25%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.12%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (1.12%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.12%) QA
System Software
1 4 (4.49%) NFS
2 2 (2.25%) VMware ESX
2 2 (2.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.25%) Docker
Systems Management
1 16 (17.98%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.25%) Puppet
3 1 (1.12%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 16 (17.98%) Oracle
2 7 (7.87%) Sybase
3 6 (6.74%) Tableau
3 6 (6.74%) RapidMiner
3 6 (6.74%) Cloudera
4 5 (5.62%) JBoss
4 5 (5.62%) Red Hat
5 3 (3.37%) IBM
6 2 (2.25%) VMware
6 2 (2.25%) Zend
6 2 (2.25%) Veritas
6 2 (2.25%) Hortonworks
7 1 (1.12%) webMethods
7 1 (1.12%) Autodesk
7 1 (1.12%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.12%) Software AG
7 1 (1.12%) CA
Woking, Surrey
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £260 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
Dorking, Surrey
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Rate: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
TEKsystems
Rate: £225 - £250 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Direct Advertiser
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 19 days ago