Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Guildford 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 17 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
Surrey > Guildford
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 17 27
Rank change year-on-year +6 +10 +11
Contract jobs citing Python 21 10 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Guildford 9.21% 4.72% 3.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.63% 16.13% 8.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 5 2
Guildford median daily rate £400 £425 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +26.87% -0.74%
10th Percentile £371 £293 £281
90th Percentile £625 £473 £410
Surrey median daily rate £475 £450 £420
% change year-on-year +5.56% +7.14% +68.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Guildford median hourly rate - £11.00 -
Surrey median hourly rate £45.00 £42.00 £52.17
% change year-on-year +7.14% -19.49% +160.85%

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 Guildford with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Guildford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 76 62 89
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Guildford 33.33% 29.25% 38.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 36 58
Guildford median daily rate £438 £393 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.46% +20.77% -7.14%
10th Percentile £363 £225 £255
90th Percentile £556 £538 £517
Surrey median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 4
Guildford median hourly rate £19.63 £33.75 £38.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -41.85% -12.90% +10.71%
10th Percentile £18.56 £14.53 £35.38
90th Percentile £20.69 £42.98 £40.00
Surrey median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +9.76% -3.53% -9.09%

Python
Job Vacancy Trend in Guildford

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

Job vacancy trend for Python in Guildford

Python
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Python in Guildford

Python
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Guildford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Python in Guildford over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Python in Guildford

For the 6 months to 17 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 Guildford region with a requirement for Python.

1 12 (57.14%) MongoDB
2 10 (47.62%) C
2 10 (47.62%) C++
3 8 (38.10%) Security Cleared
4 7 (33.33%) SC Cleared
4 7 (33.33%) Java
4 7 (33.33%) Linux
5 5 (23.81%) Perl
5 5 (23.81%) QA
6 4 (19.05%) CentOS
6 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (19.05%) Scrum
6 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
6 4 (19.05%) Web Services
6 4 (19.05%) Apache
7 3 (14.29%) HP
7 3 (14.29%) Intel
7 3 (14.29%) ITIL
7 3 (14.29%) Unix
7 3 (14.29%) J2EE
7 3 (14.29%) PHP
7 3 (14.29%) Change Management
7 3 (14.29%) Red Hat
7 3 (14.29%) Firewall
7 3 (14.29%) Bash Shell
7 3 (14.29%) Git (software)
7 3 (14.29%) ArcSight
7 3 (14.29%) SIEM
7 3 (14.29%) Regular Expression
7 3 (14.29%) Network Security

Python
Co-occurring IT Skills in Guildford 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 (19.05%) Apache
2 2 (9.52%) nginx
3 1 (4.76%) Tornado
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) Firewall
1 3 (14.29%) Network Security
2 2 (9.52%) DNS
2 2 (9.52%) FTP
2 2 (9.52%) LAN
2 2 (9.52%) OSPF
2 2 (9.52%) SMTP
2 2 (9.52%) VLAN
2 2 (9.52%) VPN
2 2 (9.52%) WAN
3 1 (4.76%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (4.76%) tcpdump
3 1 (4.76%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (57.14%) MongoDB
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.76%) DataStage
3 1 (4.76%) IBM InfoSphere
3 1 (4.76%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (4.76%) QualityStage
3 1 (4.76%) RDBMS
3 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.76%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.76%) Subversion
2 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (9.52%) Aerospace
2 1 (4.76%) Banking
2 1 (4.76%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Games
2 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (57.14%) Developer
2 9 (42.86%) Python Developer
3 5 (23.81%) Java Developer
4 3 (14.29%) ArcSight Expert
4 3 (14.29%) C++ Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Subject Matter Expert
5 2 (9.52%) Applications Developer
5 2 (9.52%) C++ Applications Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) MongoDB Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Python Web Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Web Applications Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Web Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Agile Java Developer
6 1 (4.76%) C++/Java Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Java Applications Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Java Web Applications Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) Web Services
2 3 (14.29%) J2EE
2 3 (14.29%) Regular Expression
3 2 (9.52%) Celery
3 2 (9.52%) CSS
3 2 (9.52%) HTML
4 1 (4.76%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Security Operations Centre
2 2 (9.52%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 7 (33.33%) Linux
2 4 (19.05%) CentOS
3 3 (14.29%) Unix
4 2 (9.52%) Ubuntu
5 1 (4.76%) Debian
5 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (19.05%) Scrum
2 3 (14.29%) Change Management
2 3 (14.29%) Content Development
2 3 (14.29%) ITIL
2 3 (14.29%) Security Monitoring
2 3 (14.29%) Security Operations
2 3 (14.29%) SIEM
3 2 (9.52%) Configuration Management
3 2 (9.52%) Integration Testing
3 2 (9.52%) Open Source
3 2 (9.52%) Web Development
4 1 (4.76%) DevOps
4 1 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (4.76%) Information Security
4 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
4 1 (4.76%) OO
4 1 (4.76%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (4.76%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (47.62%) C
1 10 (47.62%) C++
2 7 (33.33%) Java
3 5 (23.81%) Perl
4 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
5 3 (14.29%) Bash Shell
5 3 (14.29%) PHP
5 3 (14.29%) PowerShell
6 2 (9.52%) SQL
7 1 (4.76%) C#
7 1 (4.76%) PL/SQL
7 1 (4.76%) Ruby
7 1 (4.76%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (38.10%) Security Cleared
2 7 (33.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (23.81%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) ArcSight ESM
1 3 (14.29%) Puppet
2 1 (4.76%) Ansible
2 1 (4.76%) HAProxy
2 1 (4.76%) Kubernetes
2 1 (4.76%) Nagios
2 1 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (4.76%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) ArcSight
1 3 (14.29%) HP
1 3 (14.29%) Intel
1 3 (14.29%) Red Hat
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle
2 2 (9.52%) VMware
3 1 (4.76%) Citrix
3 1 (4.76%) IBM