Period
to 24 November 2017

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 6 months to 24 November 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.

Python
Berkshire > Bracknell
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 33 54
Rank change year-on-year -19 +21 -18
Contract jobs citing Python 5 25 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 0.90% 4.35% 0.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.84% 15.34% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 18 0
Bracknell median daily rate £450 £519 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.25% - -
Berkshire median daily rate £475 £450 £388
% change year-on-year +5.56% +16.13% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bracknell median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £24.75 £33.75 £45.50
% change year-on-year -26.67% -25.82% +25.52%

Python is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bracknell with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Bracknell
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 176 163 134
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 31.60% 28.35% 24.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 72 58
Bracknell median daily rate £350 £468 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.13% +46.09% -5.81%
10th Percentile £113 £269 £171
90th Percentile £538 £562 £438
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 17 8
Bracknell median hourly rate £36.25 £12.50 £36.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +190.00% -65.52% +133.87%
10th Percentile £20.13 £12.15 £24.25
90th Percentile £51.38 £47.70 £40.75
Berkshire median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £36.75
% change year-on-year +10.00% -18.37% +13.08%

Python
Job Vacancy Trend in Bracknell

Job postings citing Python as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bracknell.

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
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bracknell

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Python in Bracknell over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Python in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 3 (60.00%) Linux
1 3 (60.00%) Selenium
1 3 (60.00%) Docker
2 2 (40.00%) React
2 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (40.00%) HP Fortify
2 2 (40.00%) Gatling
2 2 (40.00%) REST
2 2 (40.00%) High Availability
2 2 (40.00%) Splunk
2 2 (40.00%) Bitbucket
2 2 (40.00%) Gradle
2 2 (40.00%) BDD
2 2 (40.00%) Apache Ivy
2 2 (40.00%) eggPlant
2 2 (40.00%) NeoLoad
2 2 (40.00%) Content Management
2 2 (40.00%) Maven
2 2 (40.00%) JSON
2 2 (40.00%) JMeter
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) TDD
2 2 (40.00%) Ruby
2 2 (40.00%) Groovy
2 2 (40.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (40.00%) Sitecore
2 2 (40.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (40.00%) WebDriver

Python
Co-occurring 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 2 (40.00%) CMS
1 2 (40.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (20.00%) Apache
2 1 (20.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) DNS
1 2 (40.00%) HTTP
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Selenium
2 2 (40.00%) Ant
2 2 (40.00%) Apache Ivy
2 2 (40.00%) Bitbucket
2 2 (40.00%) eggPlant
2 2 (40.00%) Gatling
2 2 (40.00%) Gradle
2 2 (40.00%) JMeter
2 2 (40.00%) Maven
2 2 (40.00%) NeoLoad
2 2 (40.00%) WebDriver
3 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) Middleware Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Developer
2 1 (20.00%) OSS Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) OSS Systems Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Performance Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Unix Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Unix Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) JSON
1 2 (40.00%) React
1 2 (40.00%) REST
1 2 (40.00%) Web Services
1 2 (40.00%) XML
2 1 (20.00%) LAMP
2 1 (20.00%) Middleware
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Unix
3 1 (20.00%) AIX
3 1 (20.00%) CentOS
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (20.00%) SUSE
3 1 (20.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) BDD
1 2 (40.00%) Content Management
1 2 (40.00%) High Availability
1 2 (40.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (40.00%) OO
1 2 (40.00%) OOP
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
1 2 (40.00%) TDD
1 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (20.00%) Application Packaging
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Kanban
2 1 (20.00%) Open Source
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Groovy
1 2 (40.00%) Java
1 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (40.00%) Perl
1 2 (40.00%) Ruby
2 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (20.00%) C
2 1 (20.00%) Korn
2 1 (20.00%) PHP
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Docker
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) HP Fortify
2 1 (20.00%) Ansible
2 1 (20.00%) Cobbler
2 1 (20.00%) Data Guard
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Puppet
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) HP
1 2 (40.00%) Sitecore
1 2 (40.00%) Splunk
2 1 (20.00%) EMC
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) VMware