Period
to 20 November 2017

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 6 months to 20 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 > Hampshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 73 58 102
Rank change year-on-year -15 +44 -29
Contract jobs citing Python 92 129 98
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 2.61% 3.35% 2.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.53% 10.28% 6.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 73 52
Hampshire median daily rate £432 £400 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.88% +17.65% -13.92%
10th Percentile £210 £306 £228
90th Percentile £525 £566 £416
South East median daily rate £455 £450 £390
% change year-on-year +1.17% +15.38% +13.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 10 13
Hampshire median hourly rate £31.67 £42.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.48% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £19.34 £35.23 £36.25
90th Percentile £46.17 £58.38 £50.75
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 Hampshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Hampshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1078 1255 1618
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 30.58% 32.62% 36.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 627 763 998
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £370 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.11% - +5.71%
10th Percentile £250 £263 £263
90th Percentile £500 £500 £487
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 79 88
Hampshire median hourly rate £44.12 £42.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.80% +13.33% -
10th Percentile £21.87 £31.25 £14.03
90th Percentile £50.60 £58.86 £48.75
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% +7.14%

Python
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

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 6 months to 20 November 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 6 months to 20 November 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 6 months to 20 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
Fareham +10 29 £425 -5.56% 6
Southampton +19 26 £475 +4.11% 3
Basingstoke -16 14 £400 -1.54% 3
Portsmouth -10 2 £500 +11.11% 4
Winchester +11 1 £513 +46.43%
Fleet +3 1 - -
Farnborough 0 1 - - 1
Eastleigh -2 1 £500 +42.86%
Aldershot - 1 £525 -
Andover - 1 £375 -
Python
South East

For the 6 months to 20 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Python.

1 31 (33.70%) Linux
2 27 (29.35%) Microsoft
2 27 (29.35%) PowerShell
3 26 (28.26%) Security Cleared
3 26 (28.26%) SQL
4 25 (27.17%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (23.91%) Microsoft Azure
6 21 (22.83%) SC Cleared
7 19 (20.65%) JavaScript
7 19 (20.65%) Visual Studio Team System
7 19 (20.65%) R
8 18 (19.57%) SQL Server
8 18 (19.57%) Analytical Skills
9 17 (18.48%) Windows
9 17 (18.48%) Red Hat
9 17 (18.48%) Ruby
9 17 (18.48%) Bash Shell
10 16 (17.39%) Big Data
10 16 (17.39%) VMware
11 15 (16.30%) Perl
11 15 (16.30%) Apache
11 15 (16.30%) Degree
12 14 (15.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 14 (15.22%) Git (software)
12 14 (15.22%) DevOps
13 13 (14.13%) Statistics
13 13 (14.13%) VMware Infrastructure
14 12 (13.04%) Mathematics
14 12 (13.04%) Analytics
14 12 (13.04%) Data Analysis

Python
Co-occurring 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 15 (16.30%) Apache
2 7 (7.61%) nginx
3 5 (5.43%) Apache Spark
3 5 (5.43%) ArcGIS
3 5 (5.43%) SAS
4 4 (4.35%) JBoss
4 4 (4.35%) Tomcat
5 3 (3.26%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.09%) Apache Pig
6 1 (1.09%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.09%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (1.09%) Jupyter
6 1 (1.09%) uWSGI
Applications
1 6 (6.52%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (5.43%) Stata
Cloud Services
1 22 (23.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (11.96%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (4.35%) SaaS
4 2 (2.17%) GitHub
5 1 (1.09%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (1.09%) Amazon S3
5 1 (1.09%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.09%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.87%) Firewall
1 10 (10.87%) LDAP
2 7 (7.61%) DNS
2 7 (7.61%) TCP/IP
3 4 (4.35%) DHCP
3 4 (4.35%) LAN
3 4 (4.35%) VSAN
3 4 (4.35%) WAN
4 3 (3.26%) HTTP
4 3 (3.26%) HTTPS
4 3 (3.26%) SSL
5 2 (2.17%) DMZ
5 2 (2.17%) VoIP
6 1 (1.09%) BGP
6 1 (1.09%) Bluetooth
6 1 (1.09%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (1.09%) Internet
6 1 (1.09%) OSPF
6 1 (1.09%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (1.09%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (19.57%) SQL Server
2 16 (17.39%) Big Data
3 9 (9.78%) NoSQL
4 6 (6.52%) Neo4j
5 5 (5.43%) Geospatial Data
5 5 (5.43%) GIS
5 5 (5.43%) Hadoop
5 5 (5.43%) QGIS
5 5 (5.43%) Spatial Data
6 4 (4.35%) MongoDB
6 4 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (4.35%) Text Mining
7 3 (3.26%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (3.26%) MySQL
8 2 (2.17%) Apache Hive
9 1 (1.09%) HBase
9 1 (1.09%) Mahout
9 1 (1.09%) Oracle Database
9 1 (1.09%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (1.09%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 19 (20.65%) Visual Studio Team System
2 14 (15.22%) Git (software)
3 10 (10.87%) JIRA
4 7 (7.61%) Jenkins
5 6 (6.52%) Visual Studio
6 3 (3.26%) FishEye
6 3 (3.26%) Rational DOORS
6 3 (3.26%) Rational Rhapsody
6 3 (3.26%) Sonatype Nexus
6 3 (3.26%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.09%) Ant
7 1 (1.09%) Artifactory
7 1 (1.09%) Bitbucket
7 1 (1.09%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.09%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.09%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (1.09%) Selenium
7 1 (1.09%) SoapUI
7 1 (1.09%) SpecFlow
7 1 (1.09%) TestNG
General
1 7 (7.61%) Finance
2 2 (2.17%) Electronics
3 1 (1.09%) Banking
3 1 (1.09%) Marketing
3 1 (1.09%) Retail
3 1 (1.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (21.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 16 (17.39%) Azure Engineer
3 14 (15.22%) Developer
4 13 (14.13%) Microsoft Engineer
5 12 (13.04%) Analyst
6 10 (10.87%) Architect
7 8 (8.70%) Linux Engineer
8 7 (7.61%) Administrator
8 7 (7.61%) Data Scientist
9 6 (6.52%) DevOps Engineer
9 6 (6.52%) Integration Engineer
9 6 (6.52%) Software Integration Engineer
10 5 (5.43%) Data Analyst
10 5 (5.43%) Full Stack Developer
10 5 (5.43%) Linux Administrator
10 5 (5.43%) Python Developer
10 5 (5.43%) Software Developer
10 5 (5.43%) Software Engineer
10 5 (5.43%) Spatial Analyst
10 5 (5.43%) VMware Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.61%) CSS
1 7 (7.61%) HTML
2 6 (6.52%) Django
2 6 (6.52%) jQuery
2 6 (6.52%) NumPy
3 5 (5.43%) AngularJS
4 4 (4.35%) LESS
5 3 (3.26%) .NET
5 3 (3.26%) Angular 2
5 3 (3.26%) Elastic Stack
5 3 (3.26%) Sensu
5 3 (3.26%) Web Services
6 1 (1.09%) Bokeh
6 1 (1.09%) Flask
6 1 (1.09%) J2EE
6 1 (1.09%) Node.js
6 1 (1.09%) Pandas
6 1 (1.09%) PyMC3
6 1 (1.09%) REST
6 1 (1.09%) scikit-learn
Miscellaneous
1 18 (19.57%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (8.70%) Computer Science
3 6 (6.52%) CMDB
4 5 (5.43%) Minimum Viable Product
5 4 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (3.26%) Video on Demand
7 2 (2.17%) Device Driver
8 1 (1.09%) Data Centre
8 1 (1.09%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 31 (33.70%) Linux
2 17 (18.48%) Windows
3 14 (15.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (3.26%) CentOS
4 3 (3.26%) Unix
5 2 (2.17%) Debian
5 2 (2.17%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.09%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (27.17%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (15.22%) DevOps
3 13 (14.13%) Statistics
4 12 (13.04%) Analytics
4 12 (13.04%) Data Analysis
4 12 (13.04%) Mathematics
5 10 (10.87%) ITIL
6 8 (8.70%) Software Engineering
7 7 (7.61%) Collaborative Working
7 7 (7.61%) Release Management
7 7 (7.61%) TDD
8 6 (6.52%) Acceptance Criteria
8 6 (6.52%) Big Data Analytics
8 6 (6.52%) Customer Requirements
8 6 (6.52%) Data Analytics
8 6 (6.52%) Enterprise Architecture
8 6 (6.52%) Physics
8 6 (6.52%) SDLC
8 6 (6.52%) Web Development
9 5 (5.43%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 27 (29.35%) PowerShell
2 26 (28.26%) SQL
3 19 (20.65%) JavaScript
3 19 (20.65%) R
4 17 (18.48%) Bash Shell
4 17 (18.48%) Ruby
5 15 (16.30%) Perl
6 12 (13.04%) PHP
7 6 (6.52%) C#
7 6 (6.52%) C++
7 6 (6.52%) Java
8 4 (4.35%) TypeScript
9 3 (3.26%) C
9 3 (3.26%) Scala
10 1 (1.09%) F#
10 1 (1.09%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 26 (28.26%) Security Cleared
2 21 (22.83%) SC Cleared
3 15 (16.30%) Degree
4 4 (4.35%) CISSP
4 4 (4.35%) GCIH
4 4 (4.35%) GIAC
4 4 (4.35%) Postgraduate
5 3 (3.26%) RHCSA
6 2 (2.17%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.09%) CCNA
7 1 (1.09%) CCNP
7 1 (1.09%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.09%) RHCA
7 1 (1.09%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.35%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (14.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (6.52%) Active Directory
3 5 (5.43%) vSphere
4 4 (4.35%) Docker
4 4 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (3.26%) KVM
5 3 (3.26%) Xen
6 2 (2.17%) VMware NSX
7 1 (1.09%) Apache Flume
7 1 (1.09%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (1.09%) HDFS
7 1 (1.09%) zsh
Systems Management
1 8 (8.70%) Ansible
1 8 (8.70%) Puppet
2 6 (6.52%) HAProxy
3 4 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (4.35%) Red Hat Satellite
3 4 (4.35%) vCenter Server
4 3 (3.26%) Grafana
4 3 (3.26%) Kubernetes
4 3 (3.26%) logstash
5 2 (2.17%) vRealize
6 1 (1.09%) Oozie
6 1 (1.09%) Packer
6 1 (1.09%) Terraform
Vendors
1 27 (29.35%) Microsoft
2 17 (18.48%) Red Hat
3 16 (17.39%) VMware
4 10 (10.87%) Oracle
5 6 (6.52%) ServiceNow
6 5 (5.43%) Google
7 4 (4.35%) Cisco
8 3 (3.26%) Cloudera
8 3 (3.26%) NetApp
8 3 (3.26%) SaltStack
8 3 (3.26%) Splunk
9 1 (1.09%) Arista
9 1 (1.09%) Atlassian
9 1 (1.09%) HP
9 1 (1.09%) Lumension
9 1 (1.09%) Software AG
9 1 (1.09%) Symantec
9 1 (1.09%) Tableau
9 1 (1.09%) webMethods