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 24 September 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 45 61 37
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -24
Contract jobs citing Python 18 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 2.60% 0.50% 0.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.95% 1.12% 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 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 £438 £425 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +21.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.50 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +8.96%
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
259 267 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 37.48% 44.28% 27.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 190 51
Median daily rate £400 £365 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% +16.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £285 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £473 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 3 4
Median hourly rate £50.00 £45.00 £29.95
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +50.25%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%

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 24 September 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 24 September 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 - 7 £475 -
Gatwick - 4 £475 -
Crawley +12 1 - -
Python
South East

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 68 (93.15%) Ruby
2 64 (87.67%) Java
3 62 (84.93%) Scala
4 56 (76.71%) Agile Software Development
5 54 (73.97%) HTML
5 54 (73.97%) CSS
6 48 (65.75%) REST
7 46 (63.01%) Scrum
8 45 (61.64%) Ajax
8 45 (61.64%) Subversion
8 45 (61.64%) Git (software)
9 44 (60.27%) HTML5
9 44 (60.27%) CSS3
9 44 (60.27%) JSON
9 44 (60.27%) Automated Testing
9 44 (60.27%) Jenkins
10 42 (57.53%) HTTP
11 41 (56.16%) JUnit
11 41 (56.16%) Continuous Integration
11 41 (56.16%) Play Framework
12 40 (54.79%) Open Source
13 36 (49.32%) Responsive Web Design
13 36 (49.32%) Web Design
14 34 (46.58%) Linux
14 34 (46.58%) Ruby on Rails
15 33 (45.21%) Django
15 33 (45.21%) Google
16 32 (43.84%) Guice
17 31 (42.47%) Spring
18 30 (41.10%) C#

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 22 (30.14%) Confluence
2 1 (1.37%) Apache Pig
2 1 (1.37%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.37%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.74%) GitHub
2 1 (1.37%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.37%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.37%) Google App Engine
2 1 (1.37%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 42 (57.53%) HTTP
2 1 (1.37%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (19.18%) Relational Database
2 6 (8.22%) MongoDB
3 3 (4.11%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.74%) Big Data
4 2 (2.74%) Hadoop
4 2 (2.74%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.74%) Star Schema
5 1 (1.37%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.37%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.37%) OLAP
5 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.37%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 45 (61.64%) Git (software)
1 45 (61.64%) Subversion
2 44 (60.27%) Jenkins
3 41 (56.16%) JUnit
4 22 (30.14%) JIRA
5 18 (24.66%) Selenium
6 5 (6.85%) Cucumber
7 2 (2.74%) PigUnit
7 2 (2.74%) PyUnit
7 2 (2.74%) RSpec
8 1 (1.37%) TeamCity
8 1 (1.37%) Travis CI
8 1 (1.37%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (1.37%) Advertising
1 1 (1.37%) Law
Job Titles
1 64 (87.67%) Developer
2 47 (64.38%) Scala Developer
3 33 (45.21%) Java Developer
4 28 (38.36%) Java Scala Developer
5 18 (24.66%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 9 (12.33%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
6 9 (12.33%) HTML CSS Developer
6 9 (12.33%) HTML Developer
7 6 (8.22%) C# Developer
8 5 (6.85%) Lead Developer
9 3 (4.11%) Lead Java Developer
9 3 (4.11%) Software Engineer
9 3 (4.11%) Technical Leader
10 2 (2.74%) Automation Tester
10 2 (2.74%) Database Developer
10 2 (2.74%) MongoDB Developer
10 2 (2.74%) Software Developer
10 2 (2.74%) Tester
11 1 (1.37%) Agile Developer
11 1 (1.37%) Hadoop Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (73.97%) CSS
1 54 (73.97%) HTML
2 48 (65.75%) REST
3 45 (61.64%) Ajax
4 44 (60.27%) CSS3
4 44 (60.27%) HTML5
4 44 (60.27%) JSON
5 41 (56.16%) Play Framework
6 34 (46.58%) Ruby on Rails
7 33 (45.21%) Django
8 32 (43.84%) Guice
9 31 (42.47%) Spring
10 26 (35.62%) RESTful
11 19 (26.03%) Spring MVC
12 9 (12.33%) Akka
12 9 (12.33%) J2EE
13 2 (2.74%) .NET
14 1 (1.37%) ASP.NET
14 1 (1.37%) WPF
14 1 (1.37%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.44%) User Experience
2 2 (2.74%) Visualisation
3 1 (1.37%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.37%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.37%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 34 (46.58%) Linux
2 8 (10.96%) Unix
3 7 (9.59%) Mac OS X
4 4 (5.48%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (76.71%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (63.01%) Scrum
3 44 (60.27%) Automated Testing
4 41 (56.16%) Continuous Integration
5 40 (54.79%) Open Source
6 36 (49.32%) Responsive Web Design
6 36 (49.32%) Web Design
7 25 (34.25%) Web Development
8 20 (27.40%) Mentoring
8 20 (27.40%) MVC
8 20 (27.40%) OWASP
9 18 (24.66%) Configuration Management
9 18 (24.66%) Front End Development
10 15 (20.55%) Continuous Improvement
10 15 (20.55%) Line Management
11 13 (17.81%) Service Design
12 10 (13.70%) TDD
13 8 (10.96%) BDD
14 7 (9.59%) Continuous Deployment
14 7 (9.59%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 68 (93.15%) Ruby
2 64 (87.67%) Java
3 62 (84.93%) Scala
4 30 (41.10%) C#
5 6 (8.22%) JavaScript
6 4 (5.48%) C++
7 3 (4.11%) Bash Shell
7 3 (4.11%) C
8 2 (2.74%) SQL
9 1 (1.37%) Embedded C
9 1 (1.37%) Perl
9 1 (1.37%) PHP
9 1 (1.37%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.37%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.37%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (8.22%) SC Cleared
1 6 (8.22%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.37%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (1.37%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (1.37%) HDFS
1 1 (1.37%) Hyper-V
1 1 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.37%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (4.11%) Puppet
2 1 (1.37%) Ansible
2 1 (1.37%) Oozie
2 1 (1.37%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 33 (45.21%) Google
2 2 (2.74%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.37%) Cognos
3 1 (1.37%) Rackspace
3 1 (1.37%) SaltStack
3 1 (1.37%) VMware