The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bracknell with a requirement for Python skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Python over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Python
Berkshire / Bracknell
Rank 24 22 29
Rank change year-on-year -2 +7  
Contract jobs citing Python 10 11 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 3.77% 4.03% 2.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.52% 17.19% 10.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 3
Median daily rate £450 £475 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +26.66%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £424 £375
% change year-on-year +0.29% +13.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year -0.66% -5.62%  

Python is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bracknell with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Bracknell
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 54 64 69
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bracknell 20.38% 23.44% 22.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 39 36
Median daily rate £450 £417 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.04% +11.06%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £253 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 4
Median hourly rate £27.50 £14.00 £125.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +96.42% -88.80%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.64 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +4.10% +11.11%  

Python
Job Vacancy Trend in Bracknell

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bracknell citing Python as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for Python in Bracknell

Python
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Python in Bracknell.

Contractor daily rate trend for Python in Bracknell

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, 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 Bracknell region with a requirement for Python.

1 16 (84.21%) JSON
2 15 (78.95%) Ruby
2 15 (78.95%) Selenium
2 15 (78.95%) TDD
2 15 (78.95%) Content Management
2 15 (78.95%) Maven
2 15 (78.95%) Groovy
2 15 (78.95%) Sitecore CMS
2 15 (78.95%) Sitecore
2 15 (78.95%) WebDriver
2 15 (78.95%) Java
2 15 (78.95%) Ant
2 15 (78.95%) OOP
2 15 (78.95%) OO
2 15 (78.95%) HTTP
2 15 (78.95%) XML
2 15 (78.95%) Project Management
2 15 (78.95%) JMeter
2 15 (78.95%) CMS
2 15 (78.95%) BDD
2 15 (78.95%) REST
2 15 (78.95%) Splunk
2 15 (78.95%) Bitbucket
2 15 (78.95%) Gradle
2 15 (78.95%) Apache Ivy
2 15 (78.95%) eggPlant
3 12 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (57.89%) Visualisation
4 11 (57.89%) Test Automation
4 11 (57.89%) Scrum

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell 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 15 (78.95%) CMS
1 15 (78.95%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (10.53%) Apache
2 2 (10.53%) Confluence
2 2 (10.53%) nginx
2 2 (10.53%) OpenStack
3 1 (5.26%) Tomcat
3 1 (5.26%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 7 (36.84%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (78.95%) HTTP
2 1 (5.26%) Internet
2 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) MySQL
1 1 (5.26%) RDBMS
1 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (78.95%) Ant
1 15 (78.95%) Apache Ivy
1 15 (78.95%) Bitbucket
1 15 (78.95%) eggPlant
1 15 (78.95%) Gradle
1 15 (78.95%) JMeter
1 15 (78.95%) Maven
1 15 (78.95%) Selenium
1 15 (78.95%) WebDriver
2 5 (26.32%) Gatling
2 5 (26.32%) NeoLoad
3 4 (21.05%) Jenkins
4 3 (15.79%) JIRA
4 3 (15.79%) Vagrant
5 2 (10.53%) TeamCity
6 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
6 1 (5.26%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (5.26%) Travis CI
General
1 1 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Developer
1 9 (47.37%) Developer in Test
2 4 (21.05%) Performance Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Development Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Test Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) AWS DevOps
4 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (84.21%) JSON
2 15 (78.95%) REST
2 15 (78.95%) XML
3 5 (26.32%) React
3 5 (26.32%) Web Services
4 1 (5.26%) JMS
4 1 (5.26%) LAMP
4 1 (5.26%) LEMP Stack
4 1 (5.26%) Middleware
4 1 (5.26%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Linux
2 3 (15.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (10.53%) CentOS
3 2 (10.53%) Ubuntu
4 1 (5.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (78.95%) BDD
1 15 (78.95%) Content Management
1 15 (78.95%) OO
1 15 (78.95%) OOP
1 15 (78.95%) Project Management
1 15 (78.95%) TDD
2 12 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (57.89%) Scrum
3 11 (57.89%) Test Automation
3 11 (57.89%) Visualisation
4 10 (52.63%) Automated Testing
4 10 (52.63%) Manual Testing
4 10 (52.63%) Security Testing
5 4 (21.05%) DevOps
5 4 (21.05%) Performance Engineering
6 3 (15.79%) Configuration Management
7 2 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (10.53%) Software Delivery
8 1 (5.26%) Automation Testing
8 1 (5.26%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 15 (78.95%) Groovy
1 15 (78.95%) Java
1 15 (78.95%) Ruby
2 10 (52.63%) C++
3 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
4 2 (10.53%) Bash Shell
5 1 (5.26%) Perl
5 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
5 1 (5.26%) Shell Script
System Software
1 7 (36.84%) Docker
2 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (26.32%) HP Fortify
2 4 (21.05%) Ansible
3 3 (15.79%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (15.79%) Puppet
4 1 (5.26%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 15 (78.95%) Sitecore
1 15 (78.95%) Splunk
2 5 (26.32%) HP
3 2 (10.53%) AppDynamics
3 2 (10.53%) Atlassian
4 1 (5.26%) IBM
4 1 (5.26%) New Relic
4 1 (5.26%) PagerDuty
4 1 (5.26%) SaltStack
4 1 (5.26%) VMware