The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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
South East / Hampshire
Rank 67 33 42
Rank change year-on-year -34 +9  
Contract jobs citing Python 45 117 93
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 2.42% 5.36% 4.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.17% 15.92% 11.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 100 52
Median daily rate £351 £400 £334
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.37% +19.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £275 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £514 £550 £423
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £424 £375
% change year-on-year +0.29% +13.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 7
Median hourly rate £40.50 £38.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.57% -5.00%  
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 Hampshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 628 735 838
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 33.80% 33.70% 38.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 364 494 433
Median daily rate £395 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.33% +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 31 43
Median hourly rate £43.00 £38.00 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.15% -2.56%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £22.50 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.20 £47.65 £45.00
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 Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire 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 Hampshire

Python
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Python in Hampshire

Python
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Python in Hampshire over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Python in Hampshire

Python
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Python in Hampshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Python in Hampshire

Python
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Python in Hampshire over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Python in Hampshire

Python
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Python within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Southampton +6 9 £425 +1.79% 8
Fareham -4 8 £375 +74.41%
Portsmouth - 3 £200 -
Basingstoke +6 2 £550 +100.00% 1
Hook -1 2 £425 +44.06%
Havant - 2 - -
Romsey -3 1 £380 -7.87% 1
Fleet -4 1 £395 -12.22%
Farnborough -8 1 - - 3
Eastleigh - 1 - -
Python
South East

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Python.

1 57 (55.34%) Linux
2 37 (35.92%) Java
3 36 (34.95%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (27.18%) JavaScript
5 25 (24.27%) Unix
5 25 (24.27%) Software Engineering
5 25 (24.27%) Security Cleared
6 23 (22.33%) C++
7 21 (20.39%) Git (software)
7 21 (20.39%) DevOps
8 19 (18.45%) Ruby
8 19 (18.45%) HTML
9 17 (16.50%) C
10 16 (15.53%) VMware
10 16 (15.53%) Unit Testing
10 16 (15.53%) Amazon AWS
10 16 (15.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 15 (14.56%) SC Cleared
11 15 (14.56%) Perl
11 15 (14.56%) Red Hat
12 14 (13.59%) Tomcat
12 14 (13.59%) Scrum
12 14 (13.59%) Puppet
12 14 (13.59%) Continuous Integration
13 13 (12.62%) Degree
13 13 (12.62%) Apache
13 13 (12.62%) Docker
14 12 (11.65%) OO
14 12 (11.65%) UML
14 12 (11.65%) Integration Testing

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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 14 (13.59%) Tomcat
2 13 (12.62%) Apache
3 11 (10.68%) OpenStack
4 8 (7.77%) JBoss
5 7 (6.80%) Elasticsearch
6 5 (4.85%) Apache Solr
6 5 (4.85%) ArcGIS
6 5 (4.85%) Cloud Foundry
6 5 (4.85%) Confluence
6 5 (4.85%) SAS
7 2 (1.94%) Apache Spark
7 2 (1.94%) GlassFish
8 1 (0.97%) Apache Qpid
8 1 (0.97%) Jupyter
Applications
1 5 (4.85%) Stata
Business Applications
1 1 (0.97%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 16 (15.53%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (8.74%) PaaS
3 8 (7.77%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (5.83%) SaaS
5 3 (2.91%) IaaS
6 2 (1.94%) Google App Engine
6 2 (1.94%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.80%) DNS
1 7 (6.80%) LDAP
2 6 (5.83%) TCP/IP
3 5 (4.85%) DHCP
4 4 (3.88%) Internet
4 4 (3.88%) SNMP
5 3 (2.91%) Firewall
5 3 (2.91%) HTTP
5 3 (2.91%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (2.91%) MPLS
6 2 (1.94%) DVB
7 1 (0.97%) AMQP
7 1 (0.97%) Broadband
7 1 (0.97%) IPv6
7 1 (0.97%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.97%) Network Security
7 1 (0.97%) VoIP
7 1 (0.97%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.71%) Big Data
1 10 (9.71%) Hadoop
2 9 (8.74%) MySQL
3 8 (7.77%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (6.80%) GIS
5 5 (4.85%) Apache Hive
5 5 (4.85%) Impala
5 5 (4.85%) NoSQL
5 5 (4.85%) QGIS
6 4 (3.88%) Geospatial Data
6 4 (3.88%) MongoDB
7 3 (2.91%) RDBMS
7 3 (2.91%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.94%) Spatial Data
8 2 (1.94%) Text Mining
9 1 (0.97%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.97%) HBase
9 1 (0.97%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 21 (20.39%) Git (software)
2 11 (10.68%) Jenkins
3 10 (9.71%) GoogleTest
4 9 (8.74%) JIRA
4 9 (8.74%) NUnit
4 9 (8.74%) Selenium
4 9 (8.74%) Subversion
5 8 (7.77%) Ant
6 7 (6.80%) Maven
7 6 (5.83%) ClearCase
7 6 (5.83%) CppUnit
8 5 (4.85%) Robot Framework
9 4 (3.88%) Eclipse
10 3 (2.91%) Bitbucket
11 2 (1.94%) Gradle
11 2 (1.94%) Jasmine
11 2 (1.94%) JUnit
11 2 (1.94%) LoadRunner
11 2 (1.94%) NuGet
11 2 (1.94%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (3.88%) Finance
2 3 (2.91%) Manufacturing
2 3 (2.91%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.94%) Automotive
3 2 (1.94%) Electronics
3 2 (1.94%) Retail
4 1 (0.97%) Avionics
4 1 (0.97%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 35 (33.98%) Developer
2 16 (15.53%) Software Engineer
3 11 (10.68%) Administrator
4 10 (9.71%) DevOps Engineer
5 9 (8.74%) Linux Administrator
6 8 (7.77%) Analyst
6 8 (7.77%) Linux Engineer
6 8 (7.77%) Python Developer
7 7 (6.80%) Cloud Developer
8 6 (5.83%) Automation Engineer
8 6 (5.83%) C Developer
9 5 (4.85%) Consultant
9 5 (4.85%) Scala Developer
9 5 (4.85%) Spatial Analyst
9 5 (4.85%) Systems Administrator
9 5 (4.85%) Test Engineer
10 4 (3.88%) Big Data Developer
10 4 (3.88%) Java Developer
10 4 (3.88%) Software Developer
10 4 (3.88%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (18.45%) HTML
2 10 (9.71%) HTML5
2 10 (9.71%) Web Services
2 10 (9.71%) XML
3 9 (8.74%) RESTful
4 8 (7.77%) JSON
5 6 (5.83%) CSS
6 5 (4.85%) Elastic Stack
7 4 (3.88%) .NET
7 4 (3.88%) Django
7 4 (3.88%) Node.js
7 4 (3.88%) RabbitMQ
8 3 (2.91%) Flash
8 3 (2.91%) STL
8 3 (2.91%) XSD
9 2 (1.94%) Java RMI
9 2 (1.94%) Swing
9 2 (1.94%) XHTML
9 2 (1.94%) XSL
9 2 (1.94%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.68%) Analytical Skills
1 11 (10.68%) User Experience
2 9 (8.74%) Derivative
3 7 (6.80%) Data Centre
4 5 (4.85%) Computer Science
4 5 (4.85%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.91%) Digital TV
5 3 (2.91%) Driving Licence
5 3 (2.91%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.94%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (1.94%) Infotainment
6 2 (1.94%) MPEG
6 2 (1.94%) STB
7 1 (0.97%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 57 (55.34%) Linux
2 25 (24.27%) Unix
3 16 (15.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (10.68%) Windows
5 7 (6.80%) Ubuntu
6 5 (4.85%) CentOS
6 5 (4.85%) Debian
7 2 (1.94%) Android
8 1 (0.97%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (34.95%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (24.27%) Software Engineering
3 21 (20.39%) DevOps
4 16 (15.53%) Unit Testing
5 14 (13.59%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (13.59%) Scrum
6 12 (11.65%) Integration Testing
6 12 (11.65%) OO
6 12 (11.65%) UML
7 10 (9.71%) Configuration Management
7 10 (9.71%) Project Management
7 10 (9.71%) SDLC
7 10 (9.71%) System Integration Testing
7 10 (9.71%) TDD
7 10 (9.71%) Use Case
8 9 (8.74%) Memory Management
8 9 (8.74%) Open Source
9 8 (7.77%) BDD
9 8 (7.77%) Multithreading
9 8 (7.77%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 37 (35.92%) Java
2 28 (27.18%) JavaScript
3 23 (22.33%) C++
4 19 (18.45%) Ruby
5 17 (16.50%) C
6 15 (14.56%) Perl
7 10 (9.71%) Bash Shell
8 9 (8.74%) PHP
8 9 (8.74%) R
8 9 (8.74%) SQL
9 7 (6.80%) C#
9 7 (6.80%) Scala
10 5 (4.85%) TypeScript
11 4 (3.88%) Groovy
12 2 (1.94%) Jython
12 2 (1.94%) Tcl
13 1 (0.97%) Embedded C
13 1 (0.97%) MATLAB
13 1 (0.97%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.97%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 25 (24.27%) Security Cleared
2 15 (14.56%) SC Cleared
3 13 (12.62%) Degree
4 8 (7.77%) RHCSA
5 5 (4.85%) DV Cleared
6 4 (3.88%) ISTQB
7 3 (2.91%) CISSP
7 3 (2.91%) GCIH
7 3 (2.91%) GIAC
7 3 (2.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (2.91%) Postgraduate
8 2 (1.94%) ISEB
8 2 (1.94%) SANS
9 1 (0.97%) RHCA
9 1 (0.97%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.88%) PCI DSS
2 3 (2.91%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (1.94%) QA
4 1 (0.97%) DO-178B
System Software
1 13 (12.62%) Docker
2 8 (7.77%) HDFS
3 7 (6.80%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (4.85%) Apache Flume
4 5 (4.85%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 2 (1.94%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (1.94%) vSphere
6 1 (0.97%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 1 (0.97%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 14 (13.59%) Puppet
2 6 (5.83%) Ansible
3 5 (4.85%) Oozie
4 4 (3.88%) Marathon
4 4 (3.88%) Mesos
4 4 (3.88%) Red Hat Satellite
5 2 (1.94%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.97%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.97%) Kibana
6 1 (0.97%) logstash
6 1 (0.97%) Nagios
6 1 (0.97%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.97%) Rsyslog
Vendors
1 16 (15.53%) VMware
2 15 (14.56%) Red Hat
3 11 (10.68%) Cloudera
4 5 (4.85%) Splunk
5 4 (3.88%) Oracle
6 3 (2.91%) Atlassian
6 3 (2.91%) Google
6 3 (2.91%) HP
7 2 (1.94%) SaltStack
7 2 (1.94%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.97%) Hortonworks
8 1 (0.97%) LANDesk
8 1 (0.97%) SAP
8 1 (0.97%) SolarWinds
8 1 (0.97%) Sun
8 1 (0.97%) Veritas
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