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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Python over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 49 57 42
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -15
Contract jobs citing Python 15 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 2.12% 0.56% 0.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.56% 1.19% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 1
Median daily rate £475 £313 £570
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+52.00% -45.17%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £38.25
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.96%
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
270 252 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 38.24% 47.37% 30.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 169 65
Median daily rate £400 £368 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.84% +17.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £286 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £438 £491
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 5 3
Median hourly rate £48.00 £50.00 £29.95
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +66.94%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Sussex region citing Python as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 28 August 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Python within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Worthing - 11 £475 -
Crawley +3 1 - -
Gatwick - 1 £450 -
Python
South East

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Python also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Sussex region with a requirement for Python.

1 93 (94.90%) Ruby
2 90 (91.84%) Java
3 84 (85.71%) Scala
4 82 (83.67%) Agile Software Development
5 78 (79.59%) HTML
5 78 (79.59%) CSS
6 70 (71.43%) REST
7 69 (70.41%) CSS3
7 69 (70.41%) HTML5
7 69 (70.41%) JSON
7 69 (70.41%) Ajax
7 69 (70.41%) Automated Testing
8 68 (69.39%) Subversion
8 68 (69.39%) Git (software)
8 68 (69.39%) Jenkins
9 67 (68.37%) Open Source
10 66 (67.35%) JUnit
10 66 (67.35%) HTTP
11 65 (66.33%) Continuous Integration
12 63 (64.29%) Scrum
13 61 (62.24%) Play Framework
14 57 (58.16%) Responsive Web Design
14 57 (58.16%) Web Design
14 57 (58.16%) Ruby on Rails
15 56 (57.14%) Google
15 56 (57.14%) Django
16 55 (56.12%) Guice
17 53 (54.08%) Spring
18 49 (50.00%) C#
19 46 (46.94%) Linux

Python
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 38 (38.78%) Confluence
2 2 (2.04%) Apache Pig
2 2 (2.04%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.04%) GitHub
2 1 (1.02%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.02%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.02%) Google App Engine
2 1 (1.02%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (1.02%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 66 (67.35%) HTTP
2 1 (1.02%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (24.49%) Relational Database
2 4 (4.08%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (3.06%) Hadoop
3 3 (3.06%) MongoDB
3 3 (3.06%) Star Schema
4 2 (2.04%) Apache Hive
4 2 (2.04%) Big Data
4 2 (2.04%) Sqoop
5 1 (1.02%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.02%) MySQL
5 1 (1.02%) OLAP
5 1 (1.02%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.02%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.02%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.02%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (1.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 68 (69.39%) Git (software)
1 68 (69.39%) Jenkins
1 68 (69.39%) Subversion
2 66 (67.35%) JUnit
3 38 (38.78%) JIRA
4 26 (26.53%) Selenium
5 6 (6.12%) Cucumber
6 3 (3.06%) PigUnit
6 3 (3.06%) PyUnit
6 3 (3.06%) RSpec
7 1 (1.02%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.02%) Travis CI
7 1 (1.02%) Vagrant
General
1 4 (4.08%) Law
2 1 (1.02%) Finance
Job Titles
1 85 (86.73%) Developer
2 60 (61.22%) Scala Developer
3 43 (43.88%) Java Developer
4 38 (38.78%) Java Scala Developer
5 26 (26.53%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 11 (11.22%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
7 10 (10.20%) C# Developer
7 10 (10.20%) HTML CSS Developer
7 10 (10.20%) HTML Developer
8 9 (9.18%) Lead Developer
9 8 (8.16%) Software Developer
10 4 (4.08%) Lead Java Developer
11 3 (3.06%) Automation Tester
11 3 (3.06%) Senior Developer
11 3 (3.06%) Software Engineer
11 3 (3.06%) Technical Leader
11 3 (3.06%) Tester
12 2 (2.04%) Agile Developer
12 2 (2.04%) Database Developer
12 2 (2.04%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (79.59%) CSS
1 78 (79.59%) HTML
2 70 (71.43%) REST
3 69 (70.41%) Ajax
3 69 (70.41%) CSS3
3 69 (70.41%) HTML5
3 69 (70.41%) JSON
4 61 (62.24%) Play Framework
5 57 (58.16%) Ruby on Rails
6 56 (57.14%) Django
7 55 (56.12%) Guice
8 53 (54.08%) Spring
9 40 (40.82%) RESTful
10 30 (30.61%) Spring MVC
11 6 (6.12%) Akka
11 6 (6.12%) J2EE
12 4 (4.08%) .NET
13 2 (2.04%) Apache Tez
Miscellaneous
1 24 (24.49%) User Experience
2 2 (2.04%) Visualisation
3 1 (1.02%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.02%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.02%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 46 (46.94%) Linux
2 8 (8.16%) Unix
3 7 (7.14%) Mac OS X
4 4 (4.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (83.67%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (70.41%) Automated Testing
3 67 (68.37%) Open Source
4 65 (66.33%) Continuous Integration
5 63 (64.29%) Scrum
6 57 (58.16%) Responsive Web Design
6 57 (58.16%) Web Design
7 36 (36.73%) OWASP
8 34 (34.69%) Web Development
9 33 (33.67%) Mentoring
10 30 (30.61%) MVC
11 29 (29.59%) Configuration Management
12 26 (26.53%) Front End Development
13 23 (23.47%) Service Design
14 21 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
14 21 (21.43%) Line Management
15 7 (7.14%) Continuous Deployment
15 7 (7.14%) TDD
16 5 (5.10%) BDD
16 5 (5.10%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 93 (94.90%) Ruby
2 90 (91.84%) Java
3 84 (85.71%) Scala
4 49 (50.00%) C#
5 7 (7.14%) C++
6 5 (5.10%) JavaScript
7 4 (4.08%) Bash Shell
8 3 (3.06%) C
9 2 (2.04%) SQL
10 1 (1.02%) Embedded C
10 1 (1.02%) Perl
10 1 (1.02%) PHP
10 1 (1.02%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (8.16%) SC Cleared
1 8 (8.16%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.04%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (2.04%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.02%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.04%) HDFS
2 1 (1.02%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.02%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (3.06%) Puppet
2 2 (2.04%) Oozie
3 1 (1.02%) Ansible
3 1 (1.02%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 56 (57.14%) Google
2 1 (1.02%) Cognos
2 1 (1.02%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.02%) Rackspace
2 1 (1.02%) SaltStack
2 1 (1.02%) VMware