The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT contracts advertised for the Welwyn Garden City region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Python over the 3 months to 1 June 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
1 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 18 14 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Contract jobs citing Python 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 1.87% 2.82% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.67% 6.90% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£275 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +17.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £30.00 £39.25
% change year-on-year
+29.16% -23.56%
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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 Welwyn Garden City region.

Programming Languages Category
Welwyn Garden City
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
30 29 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 28.04% 40.85% 19.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 21 5
Average daily rate £350 £338 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -15.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £384 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £35.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.81% +1.42%

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

Python
Daily Rate Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

Python Daily Rate Trend in Welwyn Garden City

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 1 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Welwyn Garden City 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%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) HPUX
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris
2 1 (50.00%) VBScript
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (50.00%) Korn
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) Atlassian
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) Confluence
2 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Gerrit
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (50.00%) SUSE
2 1 (50.00%) Replication
2 1 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City by Category

For the 6 months to 1 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Welwyn Garden City 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%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Gerrit
General
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL DBA
1 1 (50.00%) DBA
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Replication
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) HPUX
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris
2 1 (50.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (50.00%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) VBScript
2 1 (50.00%) Korn
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) NFS
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) Atlassian
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Sun
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp