Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Brighton 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 19 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
East Sussex > Brighton
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 33 42
Rank change year-on-year +2 +9 +1
Contract jobs citing Python 13 16 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Brighton 3.81% 4.32% 3.87%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.78% 6.50% 7.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 16 12
Brighton median daily rate £375 £500 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.00% +66.67% -14.29%
10th Percentile £243 £406 £250
90th Percentile £555 £538 £573
East Sussex median daily rate £425 £500 £310
% change year-on-year -15.00% +61.29% -11.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Brighton median hourly rate - - -
East Sussex median hourly rate - - £40.00

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 Brighton with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Brighton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 167 246 276
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Brighton 48.97% 66.49% 53.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 142 177
Brighton median daily rate £375 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +15.38% -
10th Percentile £284 £263 £225
90th Percentile £575 £538 £481
East Sussex median daily rate £350 £375 £340
% change year-on-year -6.67% +10.29% +7.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 8
Brighton median hourly rate £38.75 £28.63 £24.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +35.37% +15.42% +24.56%
10th Percentile £33.38 £16.91 £17.13
90th Percentile £43.13 £39.44 £40.00
East Sussex median hourly rate £38.75 £42.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -7.74% +82.61% +15.26%

Python
Job Vacancy Trend in Brighton

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

Job vacancy trend for Python in Brighton

Python
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Python in Brighton

Python
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Brighton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Python in Brighton over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Python in Brighton

For the 6 months to 19 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 Brighton region with a requirement for Python.

1 8 (61.54%) SQL
2 5 (38.46%) Oracle
2 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 5 (38.46%) Hadoop
3 4 (30.77%) Visualisation
3 4 (30.77%) Django
3 4 (30.77%) Scala
3 4 (30.77%) Data Visualisation
3 4 (30.77%) HTML
3 4 (30.77%) Java
3 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
3 4 (30.77%) CSS
3 4 (30.77%) Apache Spark
4 3 (23.08%) Natural Language Processing
4 3 (23.08%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 3 (23.08%) MySQL
4 3 (23.08%) Data Modelling
4 3 (23.08%) Finance
4 3 (23.08%) PHP
4 3 (23.08%) T-SQL
4 3 (23.08%) C#
4 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
4 3 (23.08%) Ruby
5 2 (15.38%) Marketing
5 2 (15.38%) Life Science
5 2 (15.38%) Biostatistics
5 2 (15.38%) Regression Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Electronics
5 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
5 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development

Python
Co-occurring IT Skills in Brighton 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 4 (30.77%) Apache Spark
2 1 (7.69%) Apache
2 1 (7.69%) Apache Pig
2 1 (7.69%) Jupyter
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) Hadoop
1 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 3 (23.08%) MySQL
3 2 (15.38%) Amazon Redshift
3 2 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database
3 2 (15.38%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (15.38%) Text Mining
4 1 (7.69%) Apache Hive
4 1 (7.69%) Big Data
4 1 (7.69%) Flink
4 1 (7.69%) HBase
4 1 (7.69%) Mahout
4 1 (7.69%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Hudson
1 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Electronics
2 2 (15.38%) Manufacturing
2 2 (15.38%) Marketing
2 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
3 1 (7.69%) Financial Institution
3 1 (7.69%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Data Scientist
3 3 (23.08%) Python Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Data Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Data Scientist
5 1 (7.69%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) CSS
1 4 (30.77%) Django
1 4 (30.77%) HTML
2 3 (23.08%) Natural Language Processing
3 2 (15.38%) SparkR
4 1 (7.69%) .NET
4 1 (7.69%) Kafka
4 1 (7.69%) Matplotlib
4 1 (7.69%) NumPy
4 1 (7.69%) Pandas
4 1 (7.69%) RESTful
4 1 (7.69%) scikit-learn
4 1 (7.69%) Seaborn
4 1 (7.69%) SOAP
4 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (15.38%) Life Science
2 1 (7.69%) Fintech
2 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Data Visualisation
1 4 (30.77%) Visualisation
2 3 (23.08%) Data Modelling
2 3 (23.08%) Digital Transformation Programme
2 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
3 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (15.38%) Biostatistics
3 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (15.38%) Data Governance
3 2 (15.38%) Data Management
3 2 (15.38%) Data Munging
3 2 (15.38%) Data Protection
3 2 (15.38%) Data Transformation
3 2 (15.38%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (15.38%) ETL
3 2 (15.38%) Migration
3 2 (15.38%) OO
3 2 (15.38%) OOP
3 2 (15.38%) Programme Management
3 2 (15.38%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) SQL
2 4 (30.77%) Java
2 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
2 4 (30.77%) Scala
3 3 (23.08%) C#
3 3 (23.08%) PHP
3 3 (23.08%) Ruby
3 3 (23.08%) T-SQL
4 2 (15.38%) C++
4 2 (15.38%) MATLAB
4 2 (15.38%) R
5 1 (7.69%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (7.69%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Oracle
2 2 (15.38%) Birst
2 2 (15.38%) SAP
3 1 (7.69%) Cloudera