The table below looks at the statistics 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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 47 43 40
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -3
Contract jobs citing Python 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 0.24% 0.24% 0.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.14% 1.14% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
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£465 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £25.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+54.00% -26.47%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Swindon region.

Programming Languages Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
88 88 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 20.90% 21.36% 24.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 59 57
Average daily rate £400 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £398 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 9
Average hourly rate £19.03 £20.06 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.13% -33.13%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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 22 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 (100.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) AIX
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (50.00%) Middleware
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Release Management
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) DB2
2 1 (50.00%) Ant

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Ant
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Release Manager
1 1 (50.00%) PHP Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Python Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration and Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) AIX
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (50.00%) Release Management
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
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