Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 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 > Surrey
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 27 55
Rank change year-on-year +9 +28 +4
Contract jobs citing Python 213 141 99
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 7.79% 6.07% 3.58%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.40% 15.67% 8.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 185 106 59
Surrey median daily rate £475 £450 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +7.14% +68.00%
10th Percentile £300 £316 £279
90th Percentile £613 £500 £575
South East median daily rate £451 £450 £389
% change year-on-year +0.11% +15.76% +12.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 1
Surrey median hourly rate £45.00 £42.00 £52.17
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -19.49% +160.85%
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 Surrey with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Surrey
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1044 900 1127
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 38.17% 38.73% 40.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 756 615 739
Surrey median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +11.11%
10th Percentile £327 £306 £280
90th Percentile £575 £550 £525
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 37 23
Surrey median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.76% -3.53% -9.09%
10th Percentile £25.00 £20.90 £33.00
90th Percentile £50.05 £46.00 £51.74
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 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 19 November 2017.

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 19 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
Redhill +10 31 £425 -10.53% 1
Reigate -15 28 £475 +2.70% 1
Woking 0 26 £300 -33.33%
Guildford +5 20 £400 -5.88% 2
Staines 0 15 £500 +14.29% 1
Camberley +6 14 £541 +13.79% 2
Sunbury-on-Thames - 10 £572 -
Cobham - 7 £525 -
Chertsey - 2 £555 -
Leatherhead -4 1 - -
Python
South East

For the 6 months to 19 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Python.

1 87 (40.85%) Linux
2 68 (31.92%) Oracle
3 56 (26.29%) SQL
3 56 (26.29%) JavaScript
3 56 (26.29%) Git (software)
3 56 (26.29%) Relational Database
4 53 (24.88%) REST
5 52 (24.41%) Java
5 52 (24.41%) Web Services
5 52 (24.41%) Continuous Integration
6 51 (23.94%) Finance
7 49 (23.00%) Agile Software Development
8 47 (22.07%) Jenkins
9 46 (21.60%) CSS
10 45 (21.13%) Web Development
11 44 (20.66%) HTML
12 42 (19.72%) Django
13 37 (17.37%) OO
14 36 (16.90%) Amazon AWS
15 33 (15.49%) Unix
15 33 (15.49%) DevOps
16 31 (14.55%) Opscode Chef
17 29 (13.62%) Perl
18 28 (13.15%) XML
18 28 (13.15%) Test Automation
19 27 (12.68%) Ansible
19 27 (12.68%) C++
20 26 (12.21%) Puppet
21 25 (11.74%) C
21 25 (11.74%) Regression Testing

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 21 (9.86%) Apache Spark
2 11 (5.16%) Tomcat
3 10 (4.69%) Apache
4 7 (3.29%) OpenStack
5 6 (2.82%) WebLogic
5 6 (2.82%) WebSphere
6 5 (2.35%) SAS
7 4 (1.88%) Apache Airflow
7 4 (1.88%) Luigi
7 4 (1.88%) nginx
8 2 (0.94%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.47%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.47%) ArcGIS
9 1 (0.47%) Documentum
9 1 (0.47%) JBoss
9 1 (0.47%) MQSeries
9 1 (0.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.47%) Tornado
Applications
1 7 (3.29%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (2.35%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (2.35%) Simulink
3 4 (1.88%) Pipeline Pilot
4 1 (0.47%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 5 (2.35%) BusinessWorks
2 3 (1.41%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
3 2 (0.94%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.47%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 36 (16.90%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (7.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (6.10%) AWS CloudFormation
4 12 (5.63%) IaaS
5 11 (5.16%) PaaS
6 9 (4.23%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 5 (2.35%) SaaS
8 3 (1.41%) GitHub
9 2 (0.94%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (0.94%) Amazon EMR
9 2 (0.94%) AWS Lambda
9 2 (0.94%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.94%) Serverless
10 1 (0.47%) Amazon Kinesis
10 1 (0.47%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.47%) Amazon SQS
10 1 (0.47%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 22 (10.33%) Internet
2 10 (4.69%) VPN
3 9 (4.23%) DNS
3 9 (4.23%) Network Security
4 5 (2.35%) Firewall
5 4 (1.88%) IPsec
5 4 (1.88%) TCP/IP
6 3 (1.41%) FTP
6 3 (1.41%) LDAP
6 3 (1.41%) OSPF
6 3 (1.41%) SSL
6 3 (1.41%) WAN
7 2 (0.94%) DHCP
7 2 (0.94%) GSM
7 2 (0.94%) LAN
7 2 (0.94%) SCCP
7 2 (0.94%) SMTP
7 2 (0.94%) TCAP
7 2 (0.94%) UMTS
7 2 (0.94%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (26.29%) Relational Database
2 23 (10.80%) Hadoop
3 21 (9.86%) Big Data
3 21 (9.86%) MongoDB
4 18 (8.45%) MarkLogic
4 18 (8.45%) SQL Server
5 16 (7.51%) MySQL
6 13 (6.10%) NoSQL
7 12 (5.63%) Apache Hive
8 10 (4.69%) Oracle Database
9 9 (4.23%) Impala
9 9 (4.23%) RDBMS
10 8 (3.76%) Oracle Database 10g
10 8 (3.76%) Oracle Database 11g
10 8 (3.76%) Oracle Database 12c
10 8 (3.76%) Oracle9i Database
10 8 (3.76%) PostgreSQL
10 8 (3.76%) SQL Server 2008
10 8 (3.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (1.88%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 56 (26.29%) Git (software)
2 47 (22.07%) Jenkins
3 18 (8.45%) Team Foundation Server
4 17 (7.98%) JUnit
5 14 (6.57%) Subversion
6 10 (4.69%) Visual Studio
7 6 (2.82%) MSTest
7 6 (2.82%) NUnit
7 6 (2.82%) Selenium
8 5 (2.35%) ANTLR
8 5 (2.35%) CANoe
8 5 (2.35%) Eclipse
9 4 (1.88%) JIRA
9 4 (1.88%) PyCharm
9 4 (1.88%) WebDriver
10 3 (1.41%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 2 (0.94%) Maven
11 2 (0.94%) Toad
12 1 (0.47%) Ant
12 1 (0.47%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 51 (23.94%) Finance
2 18 (8.45%) Publishing
3 10 (4.69%) Banking
4 7 (3.29%) Investment Banking
4 7 (3.29%) Legal
5 6 (2.82%) Telecoms
6 5 (2.35%) Automotive
7 4 (1.88%) Financial Institution
7 4 (1.88%) Marketing
8 3 (1.41%) General Ledger
9 2 (0.94%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.94%) Electronics
9 2 (0.94%) Games
10 1 (0.47%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.47%) Retail
Job Titles
1 101 (47.42%) Developer
2 63 (29.58%) Python Developer
3 41 (19.25%) Django Developer
3 41 (19.25%) Python/Django Developer
4 34 (15.96%) Python Web Developer
4 34 (15.96%) Web Developer
5 22 (10.33%) Java Developer
6 18 (8.45%) Cloud Engineer
7 17 (7.98%) Consultant
8 16 (7.51%) Analyst
9 14 (6.57%) DevOps Engineer
10 11 (5.16%) AWS Engineer
11 8 (3.76%) Oracle Developer
11 8 (3.76%) QA Engineer
12 7 (3.29%) Data Scientist
12 7 (3.29%) Senior Developer
12 7 (3.29%) UAT Engineer
13 6 (2.82%) Big Data Engineer
13 6 (2.82%) Developer in Test
13 6 (2.82%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (24.88%) REST
2 52 (24.41%) Web Services
3 46 (21.60%) CSS
4 44 (20.66%) HTML
5 42 (19.72%) Django
6 28 (13.15%) XML
7 22 (10.33%) XSLT
8 15 (7.04%) JSON
9 10 (4.69%) .NET
10 9 (4.23%) Spring
11 7 (3.29%) AngularJS
11 7 (3.29%) J2EE
11 7 (3.29%) Node.js
11 7 (3.29%) RESTful
12 5 (2.35%) Apache Thrift
12 5 (2.35%) CSS3
12 5 (2.35%) LAMP
12 5 (2.35%) MyBatis
12 5 (2.35%) SOAP
12 5 (2.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 22 (10.33%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (5.16%) Data Centre
3 8 (3.76%) Computer Science
4 6 (2.82%) Virtual Team
5 5 (2.35%) Credit Derivative
5 5 (2.35%) Equities
5 5 (2.35%) Mobile App
5 5 (2.35%) User Experience
6 4 (1.88%) Cyber Attack
6 4 (1.88%) Life Science
7 3 (1.41%) Algorithms
7 3 (1.41%) Hybrid Cloud
7 3 (1.41%) Security Operations Centre
8 2 (0.94%) Enterprise Cloud
8 2 (0.94%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.94%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (0.94%) Linux Command Line
8 2 (0.94%) Public Cloud
8 2 (0.94%) Smart Meter
9 1 (0.47%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 87 (40.85%) Linux
2 33 (15.49%) Unix
3 11 (5.16%) Windows
4 8 (3.76%) CentOS
5 5 (2.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.94%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.47%) Debian
7 1 (0.47%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (0.47%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (24.41%) Continuous Integration
2 49 (23.00%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (21.13%) Web Development
4 37 (17.37%) OO
5 33 (15.49%) DevOps
6 28 (13.15%) Test Automation
7 25 (11.74%) Regression Testing
8 23 (10.80%) Migration
9 22 (10.33%) User Acceptance Testing
10 21 (9.86%) Configuration Management
11 20 (9.39%) Content Analysis
12 18 (8.45%) Analytics
12 18 (8.45%) Scrum
13 17 (7.98%) TDD
14 15 (7.04%) Load Balancing
15 13 (6.10%) Data Migration
16 12 (5.63%) Software Engineering
17 11 (5.16%) Performance Testing
17 11 (5.16%) Visualisation
18 9 (4.23%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 56 (26.29%) JavaScript
1 56 (26.29%) SQL
2 52 (24.41%) Java
3 29 (13.62%) Perl
4 27 (12.68%) C++
5 25 (11.74%) C
5 25 (11.74%) Ruby
6 17 (7.98%) Bash Shell
7 16 (7.51%) XQuery
8 14 (6.57%) C#
9 12 (5.63%) PowerShell
10 11 (5.16%) Shell Script
11 10 (4.69%) Go
11 10 (4.69%) PL/SQL
11 10 (4.69%) R
12 9 (4.23%) T-SQL
13 7 (3.29%) MATLAB
14 6 (2.82%) PHP
15 5 (2.35%) VBA
16 1 (0.47%) Korn
Qualifications
1 14 (6.57%) Degree
2 9 (4.23%) Security Cleared
3 8 (3.76%) SC Cleared
4 5 (2.35%) PhD
5 3 (1.41%) ISTQB
5 3 (1.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.94%) 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 24 (11.27%) QA
2 5 (2.35%) ISO 26262
3 2 (0.94%) Data Quality
System Software
1 12 (5.63%) Docker
2 2 (0.94%) HDFS
2 2 (0.94%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.47%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.47%) NFS
3 1 (0.47%) Openswan
3 1 (0.47%) pfSense
3 1 (0.47%) Samba
3 1 (0.47%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 31 (14.55%) Opscode Chef
2 27 (12.68%) Ansible
3 26 (12.21%) Puppet
4 8 (3.76%) Oozie
5 7 (3.29%) Nagios
6 5 (2.35%) CFEngine
6 5 (2.35%) logstash
7 4 (1.88%) Netcool
7 4 (1.88%) Terraform
8 3 (1.41%) ArcSight ESM
8 3 (1.41%) Graphite
8 3 (1.41%) Kubernetes
8 3 (1.41%) StatsD
9 2 (0.94%) Cacti
9 2 (0.94%) Ganglia
9 2 (0.94%) Hadoop YARN
9 2 (0.94%) Icinga
9 2 (0.94%) Kibana
10 1 (0.47%) Salt
10 1 (0.47%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 68 (31.92%) Oracle
2 7 (3.29%) Microsoft
2 7 (3.29%) Red Hat
2 7 (3.29%) TIBCO
3 4 (1.88%) Netezza
3 4 (1.88%) RapidMiner
3 4 (1.88%) Splunk
4 3 (1.41%) ArcSight
4 3 (1.41%) Cisco
4 3 (1.41%) Cloudera
4 3 (1.41%) HP
4 3 (1.41%) Intel
4 3 (1.41%) SAP
4 3 (1.41%) VMware
5 2 (0.94%) CheckPoint
5 2 (0.94%) Citrix
5 2 (0.94%) F5
5 2 (0.94%) Juniper
5 2 (0.94%) ServiceNow
6 1 (0.47%) Vyatta