Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 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 23 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
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 37 41
Rank change year-on-year -2 +4 +8
Contract jobs citing Python 17 21 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 3.07% 3.98% 3.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.44% 7.22% 6.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 21 14
East Sussex median daily rate £438 £450 £318
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.78% +41.73% -9.29%
10th Percentile £248 £325 £250
90th Percentile £583 £538 £568
South East median daily rate £460 £450 £400
% change year-on-year +2.22% +12.50% +15.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
East Sussex median hourly rate - - £40.00
South East median hourly rate £43.25 £41.50 £43.50
% change year-on-year +4.22% -4.60% +16.00%

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 East Sussex with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
East Sussex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 264 291 344
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 47.74% 55.11% 49.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 177 177 226
East Sussex median daily rate £350 £363 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.45% +6.62% +7.94%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £225
90th Percentile £568 £538 £475
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 11
East Sussex median hourly rate £38.75 £42.00 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.74% +82.61% +15.26%
10th Percentile £33.38 £25.28 £13.50
90th Percentile £43.13 £47.70 £40.00
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £40.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year +11.80% +7.33% +7.14%

Python
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Python in East Sussex

Python
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Python in East Sussex

Python
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Python in East Sussex over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Python in East Sussex

Python
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Python within the East Sussex region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton +2 14 £400 -15.79% 7
Hove -2 4 £550 +37.50%
Python
South East

For the 6 months to 23 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 East Sussex region with a requirement for Python.

1 8 (47.06%) SQL
2 5 (29.41%) Java
2 5 (29.41%) Oracle
2 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
2 5 (29.41%) Finance
2 5 (29.41%) Scala
2 5 (29.41%) Hadoop
3 4 (23.53%) Visualisation
3 4 (23.53%) Ruby
3 4 (23.53%) Django
3 4 (23.53%) HTML
3 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
3 4 (23.53%) CSS
3 4 (23.53%) Data Visualisation
3 4 (23.53%) Jenkins
3 4 (23.53%) Apache Spark
4 3 (17.65%) DevOps
4 3 (17.65%) Ansible
4 3 (17.65%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 3 (17.65%) Natural Language Processing
4 3 (17.65%) Bash Shell
4 3 (17.65%) Puppet
4 3 (17.65%) MySQL
4 3 (17.65%) Data Modelling
4 3 (17.65%) C#
4 3 (17.65%) T-SQL
4 3 (17.65%) PHP
4 3 (17.65%) Linux
4 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (17.65%) Software Engineering

Python
Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex 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 (23.53%) Apache Spark
2 2 (11.76%) Apache
3 1 (5.88%) Apache Pig
3 1 (5.88%) Confluence
3 1 (5.88%) Jupyter
3 1 (5.88%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) Hadoop
1 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
2 3 (17.65%) MySQL
3 2 (11.76%) Amazon Redshift
3 2 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database
3 2 (11.76%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (11.76%) Text Mining
4 1 (5.88%) Apache Hive
4 1 (5.88%) Big Data
4 1 (5.88%) Flink
4 1 (5.88%) HBase
4 1 (5.88%) Mahout
4 1 (5.88%) MariaDB
4 1 (5.88%) MongoDB
4 1 (5.88%) RDBMS
4 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.88%) Cucumber
2 1 (5.88%) Gerrit
2 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.88%) Hudson
2 1 (5.88%) IntelliJ
2 1 (5.88%) JIRA
2 1 (5.88%) Selenium
2 1 (5.88%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (29.41%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Electronics
2 2 (11.76%) Manufacturing
2 2 (11.76%) Marketing
2 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.88%) Financial Institution
3 1 (5.88%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Developer
2 4 (23.53%) Data Scientist
3 3 (17.65%) Python Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Data Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) AWS Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Development Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Data Scientist
5 1 (5.88%) Software Development Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Software Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Software Test Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Systems Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Test Development Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) CSS
1 4 (23.53%) Django
1 4 (23.53%) HTML
2 3 (17.65%) Natural Language Processing
3 2 (11.76%) SparkR
4 1 (5.88%) .NET
4 1 (5.88%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (5.88%) Gherkin
4 1 (5.88%) Kafka
4 1 (5.88%) LAMP
4 1 (5.88%) LEMP Stack
4 1 (5.88%) Matplotlib
4 1 (5.88%) NumPy
4 1 (5.88%) Pandas
4 1 (5.88%) RESTful
4 1 (5.88%) scikit-learn
4 1 (5.88%) Seaborn
4 1 (5.88%) SOAP
4 1 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (11.76%) Greenfield Project
1 2 (11.76%) Life Science
2 1 (5.88%) Fintech
2 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Linux
2 1 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (5.88%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Data Visualisation
1 4 (23.53%) Visualisation
2 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (17.65%) Data Modelling
2 3 (17.65%) DevOps
2 3 (17.65%) Digital Transformation Programme
2 3 (17.65%) Software Engineering
3 2 (11.76%) Biostatistics
3 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (11.76%) Data Management
3 2 (11.76%) Data Munging
3 2 (11.76%) Data Protection
3 2 (11.76%) Data Transformation
3 2 (11.76%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (11.76%) ETL
3 2 (11.76%) Migration
3 2 (11.76%) OO
3 2 (11.76%) OOP
3 2 (11.76%) Programme Management
3 2 (11.76%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) SQL
2 5 (29.41%) Java
2 5 (29.41%) Scala
3 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
3 4 (23.53%) Ruby
4 3 (17.65%) Bash Shell
4 3 (17.65%) C#
4 3 (17.65%) PHP
4 3 (17.65%) T-SQL
5 2 (11.76%) C++
5 2 (11.76%) MATLAB
5 2 (11.76%) R
6 1 (5.88%) Perl
6 1 (5.88%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) Ansible
1 3 (17.65%) Puppet
2 2 (11.76%) Consul
2 2 (11.76%) Terraform
3 1 (5.88%) Galera Cluster
3 1 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Oracle
2 2 (11.76%) Birst
2 2 (11.76%) SAP
3 1 (5.88%) Cloudera
3 1 (5.88%) New Relic
3 1 (5.88%) Red Hat