The first table below looks at the demand for Python skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon 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 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 Swindon 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 49 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Python 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 0.67% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.88% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate £400 - -
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
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
160 66 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 35.71% 23.91% 30.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 43 75
Average daily rate £338 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 4
Average hourly rate £40.50 £24.96 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+62.25% -41.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.35 £12.42 £38.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.30 £37.50 £125.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +2.94%
Python
Wiltshire

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Python across the Swindon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Python
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Python across the Swindon region.

Python Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

Python
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Python across the Swindon region.

Python Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

Python
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) C++
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) SOAP
1 2 (66.67%) ISO 9002
1 2 (66.67%) HP
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix
1 2 (66.67%) LoadRunner
1 2 (66.67%) Capita
1 2 (66.67%) JIRA
1 2 (66.67%) WCF
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Test Management
1 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
1 2 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (66.67%) Open Source
1 2 (66.67%) JMeter
1 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
1 2 (66.67%) SoapUI
2 1 (33.33%) Puppet
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Linux

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) LoadRunner
1 2 (66.67%) JMeter
1 2 (66.67%) JIRA
1 2 (66.67%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Tester
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Python Programmer
2 1 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Python Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) SOAP
1 2 (66.67%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Test Management
1 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
1 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
1 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) C++
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) ISO 9002
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (33.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) HP
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix
1 2 (66.67%) Capita
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