Period
to 17 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 January 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 > Surrey
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 17 39 45
Rank change year-on-year +22 +6 +7
Contract jobs citing Python 211 93 107
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 7.63% 4.59% 4.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.89% 12.92% 10.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 169 70 73
Surrey median daily rate £475 £444 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.04% +4.41% +54.55%
10th Percentile £300 £300 £288
90th Percentile £613 £526 £575
South East median daily rate £475 £450 £400
% change year-on-year +5.56% +12.50% +18.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 0
Surrey median hourly rate £45.00 £47.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.26% - -
South East median hourly rate £40.00 £41.50 £46.25
% change year-on-year -3.61% -10.27% +42.31%

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 Surrey with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Surrey
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,061 720 1,053
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 38.34% 35.52% 41.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 762 457 708
Surrey median daily rate £459 £415 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.54% -1.19% +12.00%
10th Percentile £329 £313 £303
90th Percentile £575 £543 £538
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 34 26
Surrey median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £42.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.76% -2.96% -9.63%
10th Percentile £31.50 £27.90 £27.88
90th Percentile £50.25 £48.75 £62.63
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £38.25
% change year-on-year +9.76% +7.19% +12.50%

Python
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Python in Surrey

Python
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Python in Surrey

Python
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Python in Surrey over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Python in Surrey

Python
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Python in Surrey

Python
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Python within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 17 January 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
Reigate -7 41 £475 - 4
Woking +13 27 £298 -15.00%
Guildford +11 24 £400 -9.86% 21
Camberley +9 22 £548 +25.14%
Redhill +7 18 £425 -9.33% 1
Staines +6 16 £475 +8.57% 5
Sunbury-on-Thames - 8 £465 -
Chertsey - 4 £490 -
Cobham - 4 £550 -
Leatherhead -3 1 - - 5
Weybridge - 1 £450 -
Python
South East

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Python.

1 73 (34.60%) Linux
2 69 (32.70%) SQL
3 60 (28.44%) Agile Software Development
4 57 (27.01%) Oracle
5 53 (25.12%) Java
6 48 (22.75%) Finance
7 47 (22.27%) Git (software)
8 46 (21.80%) JavaScript
9 42 (19.91%) Unix
9 42 (19.91%) Jenkins
10 40 (18.96%) Relational Database
11 38 (18.01%) CSS
11 38 (18.01%) Perl
12 37 (17.54%) Web Services
12 37 (17.54%) Test Automation
13 36 (17.06%) HTML
13 36 (17.06%) Scrum
14 35 (16.59%) OO
15 34 (16.11%) Continuous Integration
16 33 (15.64%) REST
17 30 (14.22%) Web Development
18 29 (13.74%) Regression Testing
19 28 (13.27%) C++
19 28 (13.27%) C
19 28 (13.27%) XML
19 28 (13.27%) QA
19 28 (13.27%) Django
20 26 (12.32%) Amazon AWS
21 25 (11.85%) DevOps
22 24 (11.37%) Analytical Skills

Python
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 17 (8.06%) Apache Spark
2 8 (3.79%) SAS
3 7 (3.32%) Apache
4 4 (1.90%) Apache Airflow
4 4 (1.90%) Luigi
4 4 (1.90%) Tomcat
5 3 (1.42%) Confluence
5 3 (1.42%) nginx
6 1 (0.47%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.47%) ArcGIS
6 1 (0.47%) Documentum
6 1 (0.47%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.47%) JBoss
6 1 (0.47%) MQSeries
6 1 (0.47%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.47%) Tornado
6 1 (0.47%) WebLogic
Applications
1 11 (5.21%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (4.27%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (2.37%) Simulink
4 4 (1.90%) Pipeline Pilot
5 3 (1.42%) SPSS
6 1 (0.47%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 4 (1.90%) BusinessWorks
2 2 (0.95%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
2 2 (0.95%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.47%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 26 (12.32%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (5.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (3.32%) GitHub
4 6 (2.84%) PaaS
4 6 (2.84%) SaaS
5 5 (2.37%) IaaS
6 4 (1.90%) AWS CloudFormation
6 4 (1.90%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 2 (0.95%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.47%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.47%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.47%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (0.47%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 22 (10.43%) Internet
2 10 (4.74%) Network Security
3 7 (3.32%) DNS
3 7 (3.32%) VPN
4 6 (2.84%) Firewall
5 4 (1.90%) TCP/IP
5 4 (1.90%) WAN
6 3 (1.42%) FTP
6 3 (1.42%) IPsec
7 2 (0.95%) GSM
7 2 (0.95%) LAN
7 2 (0.95%) LDAP
7 2 (0.95%) MPLS
7 2 (0.95%) OSPF
7 2 (0.95%) SCCP
7 2 (0.95%) SMTP
7 2 (0.95%) TCAP
7 2 (0.95%) UMTS
7 2 (0.95%) VoIP
7 2 (0.95%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (18.96%) Relational Database
2 20 (9.48%) MarkLogic
3 17 (8.06%) Hadoop
3 17 (8.06%) MongoDB
4 15 (7.11%) Big Data
5 14 (6.64%) Oracle Database
6 12 (5.69%) Oracle Database 10g
6 12 (5.69%) Oracle Database 11g
6 12 (5.69%) Oracle Database 12c
6 12 (5.69%) Oracle9i Database
7 10 (4.74%) SQL Server
8 9 (4.27%) Data Warehouse
8 9 (4.27%) Spotfire
9 8 (3.79%) Apache Hive
9 8 (3.79%) Data Mining
9 8 (3.79%) Power BI
10 7 (3.32%) Data Mart
10 7 (3.32%) MySQL
11 5 (2.37%) Impala
11 5 (2.37%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 47 (22.27%) Git (software)
2 42 (19.91%) Jenkins
3 21 (9.95%) Team Foundation Server
4 18 (8.53%) JUnit
5 12 (5.69%) Subversion
6 11 (5.21%) Selenium
6 11 (5.21%) Visual Studio
7 9 (4.27%) JIRA
8 6 (2.84%) Eclipse
8 6 (2.84%) PyCharm
8 6 (2.84%) WebDriver
9 5 (2.37%) CANoe
10 4 (1.90%) ANTLR
11 3 (1.42%) Artifactory
11 3 (1.42%) Bitbucket
11 3 (1.42%) HP UFT
11 3 (1.42%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 2 (0.95%) ProC
13 1 (0.47%) Ant
13 1 (0.47%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 48 (22.75%) Finance
2 20 (9.48%) Publishing
3 8 (3.79%) Banking
4 7 (3.32%) Legal
5 6 (2.84%) Investment Banking
6 5 (2.37%) Automotive
6 5 (2.37%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.90%) Financial Institution
8 3 (1.42%) Electronics
9 2 (0.95%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.95%) Games
9 2 (0.95%) General Ledger
9 2 (0.95%) Marketing
10 1 (0.47%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.47%) Retail
Job Titles
1 88 (41.71%) Developer
2 53 (25.12%) Python Developer
3 27 (12.80%) Django Developer
3 27 (12.80%) Python/Django Developer
4 22 (10.43%) Python Web Developer
4 22 (10.43%) Web Developer
5 20 (9.48%) Analyst
6 18 (8.53%) Java Developer
7 17 (8.06%) Data Scientist
8 16 (7.58%) Oracle Developer
9 15 (7.11%) Consultant
10 10 (4.74%) QA Engineer
11 9 (4.27%) AWS Engineer
11 9 (4.27%) Cloud Engineer
11 9 (4.27%) DevOps Engineer
12 8 (3.79%) Developer in Test
12 8 (3.79%) Linux Engineer
13 7 (3.32%) Data Analyst
13 7 (3.32%) Test Automation Developer
13 7 (3.32%) UAT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (18.01%) CSS
2 37 (17.54%) Web Services
3 36 (17.06%) HTML
4 33 (15.64%) REST
5 28 (13.27%) Django
5 28 (13.27%) XML
6 24 (11.37%) XSLT
7 10 (4.74%) .NET
8 9 (4.27%) AngularJS
9 7 (3.32%) Regular Expression
9 7 (3.32%) Spring
10 6 (2.84%) Ajax
10 6 (2.84%) J2EE
10 6 (2.84%) jQuery
10 6 (2.84%) JSON
10 6 (2.84%) RESTful
11 5 (2.37%) Node.js
12 4 (1.90%) CSS3
12 4 (1.90%) HTML5
12 4 (1.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 24 (11.37%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (4.27%) Credit Derivative
2 9 (4.27%) Equities
3 7 (3.32%) Algorithms
3 7 (3.32%) Computer Science
4 6 (2.84%) Security Operations Centre
5 5 (2.37%) Data Centre
5 5 (2.37%) User Experience
6 4 (1.90%) Life Science
6 4 (1.90%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.42%) Hybrid Cloud
7 3 (1.42%) iPad
8 2 (0.95%) Enterprise Cloud
8 2 (0.95%) Fintech
8 2 (0.95%) Public Cloud
8 2 (0.95%) Smart Meter
9 1 (0.47%) Cyberattack
9 1 (0.47%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.47%) Online Games
9 1 (0.47%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 73 (34.60%) Linux
2 42 (19.91%) Unix
3 9 (4.27%) CentOS
3 9 (4.27%) Windows
4 3 (1.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.95%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.47%) AIX
6 1 (0.47%) Android
6 1 (0.47%) Debian
6 1 (0.47%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (28.44%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (17.54%) Test Automation
3 36 (17.06%) Scrum
4 35 (16.59%) OO
5 34 (16.11%) Continuous Integration
6 30 (14.22%) Web Development
7 29 (13.74%) Regression Testing
8 25 (11.85%) DevOps
9 24 (11.37%) User Acceptance Testing
10 22 (10.43%) Content Analysis
11 20 (9.48%) Business Intelligence
12 18 (8.53%) Data Analysis
12 18 (8.53%) Visualisation
13 17 (8.06%) Analytics
14 16 (7.58%) Migration
15 15 (7.11%) Machine Learning
15 15 (7.11%) SDLC
16 14 (6.64%) Data Migration
17 13 (6.16%) Data Visualisation
17 13 (6.16%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 69 (32.70%) SQL
2 53 (25.12%) Java
3 46 (21.80%) JavaScript
4 38 (18.01%) Perl
5 28 (13.27%) C
5 28 (13.27%) C++
6 22 (10.43%) Ruby
7 20 (9.48%) R
8 19 (9.00%) PL/SQL
9 18 (8.53%) XQuery
10 16 (7.58%) C#
11 13 (6.16%) Shell Script
11 13 (6.16%) T-SQL
12 12 (5.69%) Bash Shell
13 10 (4.74%) MATLAB
14 9 (4.27%) Go
15 8 (3.79%) PHP
16 5 (2.37%) PowerShell
16 5 (2.37%) VBA
17 1 (0.47%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 12 (5.69%) Degree
2 10 (4.74%) Security Cleared
3 8 (3.79%) ISTQB
3 8 (3.79%) SC Cleared
4 5 (2.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (2.37%) PhD
5 3 (1.42%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 3 (1.42%) Master's Degree
6 2 (0.95%) Numerate Degree
7 1 (0.47%) AWS Certification
7 1 (0.47%) CCNA
7 1 (0.47%) CCNP
7 1 (0.47%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.47%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (13.27%) QA
2 5 (2.37%) ISO 26262
3 2 (0.95%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.47%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (4.27%) Docker
2 2 (0.95%) HDFS
2 2 (0.95%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (0.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.95%) VMware NSX
3 1 (0.47%) Samba
Systems Management
1 17 (8.06%) Puppet
2 13 (6.16%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (5.21%) Ansible
4 7 (3.32%) ArcSight ESM
5 4 (1.90%) Oozie
6 3 (1.42%) CFEngine
6 3 (1.42%) Kubernetes
6 3 (1.42%) logstash
6 3 (1.42%) Nagios
7 2 (0.95%) Cacti
7 2 (0.95%) Icinga
7 2 (0.95%) Netcool
7 2 (0.95%) Terraform
8 1 (0.47%) Fluentd
8 1 (0.47%) Grafana
8 1 (0.47%) Graphite
8 1 (0.47%) Mesos
8 1 (0.47%) Salt
8 1 (0.47%) SELinux
8 1 (0.47%) StatsD
Vendors
1 57 (27.01%) Oracle
2 10 (4.74%) HP
3 8 (3.79%) Tableau
4 7 (3.32%) ArcSight
4 7 (3.32%) Intel
5 6 (2.84%) TIBCO
6 5 (2.37%) Red Hat
6 5 (2.37%) VMware
7 4 (1.90%) Cisco
7 4 (1.90%) Microsoft
7 4 (1.90%) Netezza
7 4 (1.90%) RapidMiner
8 3 (1.42%) F5
8 3 (1.42%) SAP
9 2 (0.95%) Palo Alto
9 2 (0.95%) Remedy
9 2 (0.95%) Splunk
10 1 (0.47%) Platfora
10 1 (0.47%) SaltStack
10 1 (0.47%) ServiceNow