The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Wiltshire region.

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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 52 - 49
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Python 17 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 2.45% - 0.74%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.69% - 2.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 1
Average daily rate £368 - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+17.18% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
- +9.58%
Programming Languages Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
254 152 239
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 36.65% 33.33% 35.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 98 130
Average daily rate £350 £306 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -15.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 7 14
Average hourly rate £40.50 £32.50 £36.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.61% -11.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.13 £16.44 £23.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £37.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +2.94%
Python
South West

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Python across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

Python Daily Rate Histogram 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 24 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Salisbury - 7 £343 -
Swindon - 2 £400 -
Chippenham - 1 £335 - 1
Corsham - - - -
Python
South West

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 23 (82.14%) Security Cleared
2 21 (75.00%) SC Cleared
3 16 (57.14%) Java
4 13 (46.43%) Web Services
5 12 (42.86%) DV Cleared
5 12 (42.86%) Ruby
5 12 (42.86%) REST
6 11 (39.29%) NoSQL
6 11 (39.29%) JavaScript
7 10 (35.71%) Linux
7 10 (35.71%) HP
7 10 (35.71%) Degree
7 10 (35.71%) Computer Science
8 8 (28.57%) SOAP
8 8 (28.57%) VMware
8 8 (28.57%) Software Engineering
8 8 (28.57%) UNIX
8 8 (28.57%) Perl
8 8 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
9 6 (21.43%) SAN
9 6 (21.43%) XML
9 6 (21.43%) Servlets
9 6 (21.43%) Windows
9 6 (21.43%) Tomcat
9 6 (21.43%) PowerShell
9 6 (21.43%) vCloud
9 6 (21.43%) Opscode Chef
10 5 (17.86%) Web 2.0
10 5 (17.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (17.86%) Image Processing

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 6 (21.43%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.57%) GlassFish
2 1 (3.57%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (21.43%) SAN
2 2 (7.14%) SSH
2 2 (7.14%) NAS
2 2 (7.14%) DHCP
2 2 (7.14%) FTP
2 2 (7.14%) HTTP
2 2 (7.14%) TCP/IP
2 2 (7.14%) DNS
3 1 (3.57%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (39.29%) NoSQL
2 3 (10.71%) MySQL
3 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
3 2 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (7.14%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Eclipse
1 2 (7.14%) LoadRunner
1 2 (7.14%) JMeter
1 2 (7.14%) JIRA
1 2 (7.14%) SoapUI
2 1 (3.57%) Trac
2 1 (3.57%) Subversion
General
1 5 (17.86%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.57%) Military
Job Titles
1 9 (32.14%) Developer
2 7 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 6 (21.43%) Programmer
4 4 (14.29%) Software Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Python Programmer
5 3 (10.71%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Computer Scientist
5 3 (10.71%) Cloud Software Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Cloud Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) VMware Consultant
6 2 (7.14%) Tester
6 2 (7.14%) Consultant
6 2 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Performance Tester
7 1 (3.57%) Senior Software Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) C++ Programmer
7 1 (3.57%) Java Programmer
7 1 (3.57%) Python Software Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Senior Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (46.43%) Web Services
2 12 (42.86%) REST
3 8 (28.57%) SOAP
4 6 (21.43%) XML
4 6 (21.43%) Servlets
5 2 (7.14%) .NET
5 2 (7.14%) XML Messaging
5 2 (7.14%) WCF
6 1 (3.57%) CSS
6 1 (3.57%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (35.71%) Computer Science
2 5 (17.86%) Web 2.0
3 4 (14.29%) Visualisation
4 3 (10.71%) Mathematics
4 3 (10.71%) Physics
4 3 (10.71%) Biometrics
5 2 (7.14%) CLARiiON
5 2 (7.14%) Celerra
5 2 (7.14%) Open Source
6 1 (3.57%) Wiki
6 1 (3.57%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 10 (35.71%) Linux
2 8 (28.57%) UNIX
3 6 (21.43%) Windows
4 5 (17.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (7.14%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (28.57%) Software Engineering
2 5 (17.86%) Test Scripting
2 5 (17.86%) Image Processing
3 4 (14.29%) Integration Testing
3 4 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (14.29%) SOA
4 3 (10.71%) OpenUP
5 2 (7.14%) Test Automation
5 2 (7.14%) Test Management
5 2 (7.14%) Waterfall
5 2 (7.14%) Software Deployment
5 2 (7.14%) Validation
5 2 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (7.14%) Information Management
5 2 (7.14%) Performance Testing
6 1 (3.57%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (57.14%) Java
2 12 (42.86%) Ruby
3 11 (39.29%) JavaScript
4 8 (28.57%) Perl
5 6 (21.43%) PowerShell
6 5 (17.86%) C++
7 4 (14.29%) SQL
8 3 (10.71%) MATLAB
9 2 (7.14%) VBScript
9 2 (7.14%) C#
10 1 (3.57%) VB
10 1 (3.57%) PHP
10 1 (3.57%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 23 (82.14%) Security Cleared
2 21 (75.00%) SC Cleared
3 12 (42.86%) DV Cleared
4 10 (35.71%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) ISO 9002
System Software
1 8 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (21.43%) vCloud
3 2 (7.14%) NFS
3 2 (7.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (21.43%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (7.14%) SCOrch
2 2 (7.14%) NetBackup
2 2 (7.14%) Backup Exec
2 2 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (3.57%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (35.71%) HP
2 8 (28.57%) VMware
3 5 (17.86%) Oracle
4 4 (14.29%) Cisco
4 4 (14.29%) 3PAR
5 3 (10.71%) Red Hat
6 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
6 2 (7.14%) Sun
6 2 (7.14%) Capita
6 2 (7.14%) EMC
6 2 (7.14%) Citrix
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