The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Python over the 3 months to 31 August 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 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 59 41 -
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -
Contract jobs citing Python 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.55% 0.27% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.17% 0.89% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Average daily rate
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£313 £570 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-45.17% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+17.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £37.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +15.38%
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 West Sussex region.

Programming Languages Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
256 112 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 47.06% 30.35% 28.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 63 56
Average daily rate £368 £313 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.60% -8.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £492 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 15
Average hourly rate £50.00 £29.95 £40.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.94% -26.04%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

Python Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Python
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Python Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

Python
Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Python across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Python Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

Python
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Python Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

Python
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Python within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015. 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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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
Crawley -7 2 £310 -45.61%
Python
South East

Python
Top 25 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 6 (60.00%) PHP
2 5 (50.00%) Java
2 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (30.00%) SQL
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (20.00%) Data Cleansing
4 2 (20.00%) Linux
5 1 (10.00%) Eclipse
5 1 (10.00%) SLA
5 1 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (10.00%) Banking
5 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Software Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Ubuntu
5 1 (10.00%) Web Development
5 1 (10.00%) Django
5 1 (10.00%) Drools
5 1 (10.00%) Mac OS
5 1 (10.00%) Flask
5 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (10.00%) Blue Prism
5 1 (10.00%) UNIX

Python
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) AWS Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Data Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Java Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) SQL DBA
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Leader
3 1 (10.00%) Django Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Python/Django Developer
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Data Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Django
1 1 (10.00%) Drools
1 1 (10.00%) Flask
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (10.00%) Mac OS
2 1 (10.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Data Cleansing
2 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (10.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) PHP
2 5 (50.00%) Java
2 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (30.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Blue Prism