Period
to 20 November 2018

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 2018 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 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 51 75 60
Rank change year-on-year +24 -15 +43
Contract jobs citing Python 177 92 129
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 4.71% 2.61% 3.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.24% 8.53% 10.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 53 73
Hampshire median daily rate £475 £432 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.08% +7.88% +17.65%
10th Percentile £336 £210 £306
90th Percentile £673 £525 £566
South East median daily rate £450 £455 £450
% change year-on-year -1.15% +1.17% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 6 10
Hampshire median hourly rate £45.00 £31.67 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.09% -25.48% +6.25%
10th Percentile £21.75 £19.34 £35.23
90th Percentile £50.00 £46.17 £58.38
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £43.25 £41.50
% change year-on-year +4.05% +4.22% -4.60%

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 1,575 1,078 1,255
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 41.93% 30.55% 32.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,037 627 763
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £400 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +8.11% -
10th Percentile £313 £250 £263
90th Percentile £556 £500 £500
South East median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 53 79
Hampshire median hourly rate £43.50 £44.12 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.39% +3.80% +13.33%
10th Percentile £23.50 £21.87 £31.25
90th Percentile £52.45 £50.60 £58.86
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year - +12.50% +6.67%

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 2018.

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 2018.

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 2018. 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
Portsmouth +12 32 £575 +15.00% 9
Basingstoke +18 22 £375 -6.25% 11
Southampton -24 18 £500 +5.26% 11
Fareham -16 16 £550 +29.41% 10
Hook - 16 £365 - 5
Romsey - 9 £450 - 3
Farnborough -8 4 £538 - 6
Havant - 2 £650 - 3
Andover -3 1 £600 +60.00%
Python
South East

For the 6 months to 20 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Python also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Hampshire region with a requirement for Python.

1 88 (49.72%) Security Cleared
2 85 (48.02%) SC Cleared
3 72 (40.68%) Linux
4 65 (36.72%) Agile Software Development
5 46 (25.99%) Java
5 46 (25.99%) Amazon AWS
6 43 (24.29%) Software Engineering
6 43 (24.29%) DevOps
7 42 (23.73%) Git (software)
8 35 (19.77%) JavaScript
8 35 (19.77%) Unix
9 34 (19.21%) Windows
10 33 (18.64%) Apache Spark
11 32 (18.08%) C++
11 32 (18.08%) Microsoft Azure
12 31 (17.51%) Perl
12 31 (17.51%) Jenkins
13 30 (16.95%) Docker
13 30 (16.95%) Degree
14 29 (16.38%) SQL
15 28 (15.82%) UML
16 27 (15.25%) Subversion
17 26 (14.69%) Scrum
17 26 (14.69%) Ansible
17 26 (14.69%) Machine Learning
18 25 (14.12%) Jupyter
18 25 (14.12%) Data Science
18 25 (14.12%) Apache
19 24 (13.56%) C
19 24 (13.56%) Bash Shell

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 33 (18.64%) Apache Spark
2 25 (14.12%) Apache
2 25 (14.12%) Jupyter
3 24 (13.56%) Elasticsearch
4 12 (6.78%) Tomcat
5 7 (3.95%) SAS
6 6 (3.39%) JBoss
7 5 (2.82%) Apache Qpid
7 5 (2.82%) GlassFish
7 5 (2.82%) nginx
8 4 (2.26%) OpenStack
9 3 (1.69%) Cloud Foundry
10 2 (1.13%) Apache Solr
10 2 (1.13%) GemFire
11 1 (0.56%) Apache Pig
11 1 (0.56%) ArcGIS
11 1 (0.56%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.56%) IIS
11 1 (0.56%) Jetty
Applications
1 1 (0.56%) Maya
1 1 (0.56%) SPSS
1 1 (0.56%) Stata
Business Applications
1 1 (0.56%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 46 (25.99%) Amazon AWS
2 32 (18.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (10.17%) Serverless
4 17 (9.60%) Amazon S3
5 16 (9.04%) Amazon SQS
5 16 (9.04%) AWS Lambda
6 14 (7.91%) AWS Fargate
7 11 (6.21%) Azure Machine Learning
8 6 (3.39%) Google Cloud Platform
8 6 (3.39%) PaaS
9 5 (2.82%) Amazon EC2
9 5 (2.82%) GitHub
9 5 (2.82%) IaaS
10 4 (2.26%) OpenShift
11 3 (1.69%) Amazon ELB
11 3 (1.69%) AWS CloudFormation
12 2 (1.13%) Amazon EMR
12 2 (1.13%) Amazon Kinesis
12 2 (1.13%) Azure Functions
12 2 (1.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (9.60%) SNMP
2 12 (6.78%) LAN
3 10 (5.65%) DAB
3 10 (5.65%) Firewall
4 7 (3.95%) DNS
5 6 (3.39%) HTTP
5 6 (3.39%) Internet
6 5 (2.82%) TCP/IP
6 5 (2.82%) WAN
7 4 (2.26%) DMZ
7 4 (2.26%) DSL
7 4 (2.26%) DVB
7 4 (2.26%) HTTPS
7 4 (2.26%) SSL
8 2 (1.13%) NAS
8 2 (1.13%) Network Security
8 2 (1.13%) SAN
9 1 (0.56%) Cisco Firepower
9 1 (0.56%) Cisco ISE
9 1 (0.56%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (12.99%) MongoDB
2 20 (11.30%) Hadoop
3 19 (10.73%) Big Data
4 17 (9.60%) NoSQL
5 11 (6.21%) MySQL
6 9 (5.08%) Apache Cassandra
7 8 (4.52%) Geospatial Data
8 7 (3.95%) Redis
8 7 (3.95%) SQL Server
9 6 (3.39%) Apache Hive
9 6 (3.39%) Power BI
10 4 (2.26%) Data Mining
10 4 (2.26%) Sqoop
11 3 (1.69%) Cosmos DB
11 3 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (1.13%) DB2
12 2 (1.13%) HBase
12 2 (1.13%) Impala
12 2 (1.13%) PostgreSQL
12 2 (1.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 42 (23.73%) Git (software)
2 31 (17.51%) Jenkins
3 27 (15.25%) Subversion
4 16 (9.04%) Eclipse
5 14 (7.91%) NetBeans
6 13 (7.34%) Ant
7 12 (6.78%) GitLab
7 12 (6.78%) GoogleTest
7 12 (6.78%) NUnit
8 11 (6.21%) ClearCase
8 11 (6.21%) CppUnit
9 6 (3.39%) Cucumber
10 5 (2.82%) Selenium
10 5 (2.82%) Sonatype Nexus
11 4 (2.26%) Artifactory
11 4 (2.26%) Gradle
11 4 (2.26%) JUnit
12 3 (1.69%) Visual Studio Team System
13 2 (1.13%) JIRA
13 2 (1.13%) Maven
General
1 7 (3.95%) Telecoms
2 4 (2.26%) Finance
2 4 (2.26%) Games
3 3 (1.69%) Aerospace
3 3 (1.69%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.13%) Electronics
4 2 (1.13%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.13%) Military
5 1 (0.56%) Law
5 1 (0.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 63 (35.59%) Developer
2 25 (14.12%) Software Engineer
3 19 (10.73%) DevOps Engineer
4 17 (9.60%) Cloud Developer
4 17 (9.60%) Data Scientist
5 16 (9.04%) Java Developer
6 14 (7.91%) Architect
6 14 (7.91%) Data Engineer
7 12 (6.78%) AWS Developer
8 11 (6.21%) Big Data Engineer
9 10 (5.65%) Software Developer
10 8 (4.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 8 (4.52%) Monitoring Engineer
10 8 (4.52%) Test Engineer
11 7 (3.95%) Automation Engineer
11 7 (3.95%) Network Engineer
12 6 (3.39%) Perl Developer
12 6 (3.39%) PHP Developer
12 6 (3.39%) Python Developer
12 6 (3.39%) SC Cleared Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (12.99%) HTML
2 21 (11.86%) TensorFlow
3 15 (8.47%) Elastic Stack
4 14 (7.91%) CSS
4 14 (7.91%) Vue.js
5 13 (7.34%) Kafka
6 11 (6.21%) Natural Language Processing
6 11 (6.21%) Pandas
7 10 (5.65%) Web Services
8 9 (5.08%) Node.js
8 9 (5.08%) PySpark
8 9 (5.08%) XML
8 9 (5.08%) XSLT
9 8 (4.52%) LDAP
10 7 (3.95%) CGI
10 7 (3.95%) HTML5
10 7 (3.95%) Spring
11 6 (3.39%) Keras
12 5 (2.82%) Apache Avro
12 5 (2.82%) PrimeFaces
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.34%) Self-Motivation
2 12 (6.78%) Computer Science
3 11 (6.21%) Derivative
4 9 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.26%) Video on Demand
6 2 (1.13%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.13%) CMDB
6 2 (1.13%) CUDA
6 2 (1.13%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (1.13%) User Experience
6 2 (1.13%) VHDL
7 1 (0.56%) Animation
7 1 (0.56%) ASIC
7 1 (0.56%) Blog
7 1 (0.56%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.56%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 1 (0.56%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.56%) Robotics
7 1 (0.56%) STB
7 1 (0.56%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 72 (40.68%) Linux
2 35 (19.77%) Unix
3 34 (19.21%) Windows
4 9 (5.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (2.26%) CentOS
6 2 (1.13%) AIX
6 2 (1.13%) Solaris
7 1 (0.56%) Android
7 1 (0.56%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.56%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (36.72%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (24.29%) DevOps
2 43 (24.29%) Software Engineering
3 28 (15.82%) UML
4 26 (14.69%) Machine Learning
4 26 (14.69%) Scrum
5 25 (14.12%) Data Science
6 23 (12.99%) Configuration Management
7 19 (10.73%) Analytics
7 19 (10.73%) Artificial Intelligence
7 19 (10.73%) Continuous Integration
8 18 (10.17%) Open Source
9 16 (9.04%) Requirements Analysis
10 15 (8.47%) Mathematics
10 15 (8.47%) Problem-Solving
11 14 (7.91%) Issue Tracking
11 14 (7.91%) Network Management
11 14 (7.91%) OO
12 13 (7.34%) Integration Testing
12 13 (7.34%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 46 (25.99%) Java
2 35 (19.77%) JavaScript
3 32 (18.08%) C++
4 31 (17.51%) Perl
5 29 (16.38%) SQL
6 24 (13.56%) Bash Shell
6 24 (13.56%) C
7 17 (9.60%) PHP
8 15 (8.47%) R
8 15 (8.47%) Ruby
9 8 (4.52%) Jython
9 8 (4.52%) PowerShell
9 8 (4.52%) Scala
10 7 (3.95%) VB
11 6 (3.39%) Groovy
12 5 (2.82%) Shell Script
13 4 (2.26%) C#
13 4 (2.26%) Go
13 4 (2.26%) Tcl
14 3 (1.69%) Korn
Qualifications
1 88 (49.72%) Security Cleared
2 85 (48.02%) SC Cleared
3 30 (16.95%) Degree
4 13 (7.34%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.13%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (1.13%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (0.56%) PhD
6 1 (0.56%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.56%) Data Quality
1 1 (0.56%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (16.95%) Docker
2 6 (3.39%) HDFS
2 6 (3.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (2.82%) Active Directory
4 4 (2.26%) KVM
4 4 (2.26%) Xen
5 3 (1.69%) Firmware
5 3 (1.69%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (1.13%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.56%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.56%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 26 (14.69%) Ansible
2 20 (11.30%) Kibana
3 18 (10.17%) Kubernetes
4 16 (9.04%) Opscode Chef
5 15 (8.47%) logstash
6 12 (6.78%) Puppet
7 8 (4.52%) CA Spectrum
7 8 (4.52%) Terraform
8 7 (3.95%) Grafana
9 5 (2.82%) Prometheus
10 4 (2.26%) Consul
10 4 (2.26%) HAProxy
10 4 (2.26%) Uchiwa
11 2 (1.13%) Graphite
11 2 (1.13%) Oozie
11 2 (1.13%) SCOM
12 1 (0.56%) Nagios
12 1 (0.56%) Packer
12 1 (0.56%) Perfmon
12 1 (0.56%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 18 (10.17%) Cisco
2 17 (9.60%) Oracle
3 11 (6.21%) Red Hat
3 11 (6.21%) ServiceNow
3 11 (6.21%) Tableau
4 9 (5.08%) CA
4 9 (5.08%) VMware
5 8 (4.52%) Juniper
6 7 (3.95%) Google
7 6 (3.39%) Splunk
8 4 (2.26%) Microsoft
8 4 (2.26%) SaltStack
9 3 (1.69%) Cloudera
10 2 (1.13%) F5
10 2 (1.13%) Infoblox
11 1 (0.56%) Fujitsu
11 1 (0.56%) HP
11 1 (0.56%) Micro Focus
11 1 (0.56%) Remedy
11 1 (0.56%) SolarWinds