The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Python over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 53 48 50
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +2
Contract jobs citing Python 5 8 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.76% 1.14% 2.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.45% 4.49% 6.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 5
Average daily rate £420 £300 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
Python
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Wiltshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
204 178 260
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 30.82% 25.36% 36.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 94 141
Average daily rate £350 £365 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £438 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £332
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 12 13
Average hourly rate £38.00 £20.19 £40.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+88.25% -50.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £20.06 £15.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £21.00 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Python
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Python Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Python
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Python Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Python
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Python within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Salisbury - 3 £400 -
Python
South West

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 19 (95.00%) Linux
2 12 (60.00%) Oracle
2 12 (60.00%) Red Hat
2 12 (60.00%) AWK
2 12 (60.00%) Bash Shell
2 12 (60.00%) Oracle Linux
2 12 (60.00%) sed
3 11 (55.00%) Security Cleared
3 11 (55.00%) Load Balancing
3 11 (55.00%) Samba
3 11 (55.00%) NetApp
4 10 (50.00%) NFS
4 10 (50.00%) Perl
4 10 (50.00%) ITIL
4 10 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (50.00%) Finance
4 10 (50.00%) Puppet
4 10 (50.00%) ITIL V3
4 10 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (40.00%) Configuration Management
6 7 (35.00%) SC Cleared
7 6 (30.00%) Java
8 5 (25.00%) C++
8 5 (25.00%) Unix
8 5 (25.00%) Windows
8 5 (25.00%) Shell Script
8 5 (25.00%) VMware
8 5 (25.00%) Hadoop
9 4 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 4 (20.00%) DV Cleared

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 4 (20.00%) Apache
2 1 (5.00%) IBM HTTP Server
2 1 (5.00%) Node.js
2 1 (5.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) LDAP
2 1 (5.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Ant
1 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.00%) Grunt
1 1 (5.00%) gulp
1 1 (5.00%) Jasmine
General
1 10 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Project Manager
2 5 (25.00%) Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Solutions Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Analyst Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Administrator
6 1 (5.00%) Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (5.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Linux Specialist
6 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared Project Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Systems Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) CSS
1 1 (5.00%) CSS3
1 1 (5.00%) HTML
1 1 (5.00%) HTML5
1 1 (5.00%) jQuery
1 1 (5.00%) JSON
1 1 (5.00%) LESS
1 1 (5.00%) RequireJS
1 1 (5.00%) Sass
1 1 (5.00%) Semantic HTML
1 1 (5.00%) SVG
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 19 (95.00%) Linux
2 12 (60.00%) Oracle Linux
3 10 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (25.00%) Unix
4 5 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) Load Balancing
2 10 (50.00%) ITIL
2 10 (50.00%) ITIL V3
3 8 (40.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (5.00%) Business Activity Monitoring
4 1 (5.00%) Front End Development
4 1 (5.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (5.00%) Network Architecture
4 1 (5.00%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (5.00%) Project Management
4 1 (5.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (60.00%) AWK
1 12 (60.00%) Bash Shell
1 12 (60.00%) sed
2 10 (50.00%) Perl
3 6 (30.00%) Java
4 5 (25.00%) C++
4 5 (25.00%) Shell Script
5 3 (15.00%) MATLAB
6 1 (5.00%) C
6 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
6 1 (5.00%) Jython
6 1 (5.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (55.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (35.00%) SC Cleared
3 4 (20.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (5.00%) RMADS
System Software
1 11 (55.00%) Samba
2 10 (50.00%) NFS
3 4 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 10 (50.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (60.00%) Oracle
1 12 (60.00%) Red Hat
2 11 (55.00%) NetApp
3 5 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (5.00%) IBM
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