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 3 months to 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Python
South East / Surrey
Rank 15 44 46
Rank change year-on-year +29 +2  
Contract jobs citing Python 110 59 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 9.41% 4.59% 3.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.57% 11.46% 9.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 43 32
Median daily rate £425 £500 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.00% +35.59%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £417 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £423 £375
% change year-on-year +0.59% +12.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £37.50 -
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 Surrey with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 510 515 494
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 43.63% 40.08% 34.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 324 354 317
Median daily rate £425 £425 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +20.56%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £326 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 37 15
Median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -16.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.30 £22.80 £34.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £60.62 £51.68
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 Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey 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 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 3 months to 24 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 24 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
Redhill - 19 £425 - 4
Woking -1 11 £375 -16.66% 1
Camberley +7 6 £473 -10.00% 1
Staines -10 6 - - 3
Guildford +5 5 £425 -8.10% 10
Caterham - 4 £582 -
Reigate - 3 £453 - 1
Dorking - 2 £483 -
Leatherhead +21 1 £450 -7.69% 5
Farnham - 1 £275 -
Python
South East

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 24 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Python.

1 68 (44.16%) Oracle
2 61 (39.61%) Linux
3 56 (36.36%) SQL
4 53 (34.42%) Java
5 44 (28.57%) Finance
6 43 (27.92%) JavaScript
7 40 (25.97%) Agile Software Development
8 39 (25.32%) Unix
9 37 (24.03%) Git (software)
10 35 (22.73%) XML
10 35 (22.73%) Perl
11 33 (21.43%) Jenkins
11 33 (21.43%) SDLC
12 32 (20.78%) HTML
13 31 (20.13%) Relational Database
14 30 (19.48%) Analytical Skills
14 30 (19.48%) Web Services
15 28 (18.18%) Windows
16 27 (17.53%) Puppet
17 26 (16.88%) Oracle Database
18 24 (15.58%) Ruby
19 23 (14.94%) PowerShell
19 23 (14.94%) Docker
20 22 (14.29%) Web Development
20 22 (14.29%) Degree
20 22 (14.29%) Data Analysis
21 21 (13.64%) DevOps
22 20 (12.99%) C
22 20 (12.99%) OO
23 19 (12.34%) OOD

Python
Top Related 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 15 (9.74%) Tomcat
2 14 (9.09%) WebLogic
3 11 (7.14%) Apache
4 10 (6.49%) nginx
5 8 (5.19%) Apache Spark
6 7 (4.55%) Drupal
6 7 (4.55%) OpenStack
7 6 (3.90%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 5 (3.25%) CMS
8 5 (3.25%) Elasticsearch
8 5 (3.25%) WordPress
9 4 (2.60%) Confluence
10 2 (1.30%) Apache Solr
11 1 (0.65%) IBM Domino
11 1 (0.65%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.65%) IIS
11 1 (0.65%) JBoss
11 1 (0.65%) MS Exchange
11 1 (0.65%) QuickPlace
Applications
1 12 (7.79%) MS Excel
1 12 (7.79%) Photoshop
2 6 (3.90%) MS Office
3 2 (1.30%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.30%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.65%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 6 (3.90%) BusinessWorks
2 2 (1.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.65%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 16 (10.39%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (5.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (3.25%) IaaS
3 5 (3.25%) PaaS
4 2 (1.30%) GitHub
5 1 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (8.44%) Internet
2 7 (4.55%) DNS
2 7 (4.55%) VPN
3 6 (3.90%) FTP
3 6 (3.90%) SMTP
4 4 (2.60%) TCP/IP
5 3 (1.95%) LDAP
6 2 (1.30%) DVB
6 2 (1.30%) Firewall
6 2 (1.30%) HTTP
6 2 (1.30%) InfiniBand
6 2 (1.30%) NAS
6 2 (1.30%) SAN
6 2 (1.30%) VLAN
7 1 (0.65%) 3GPP
7 1 (0.65%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.65%) LTE
7 1 (0.65%) Telnet
7 1 (0.65%) WAN
7 1 (0.65%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (20.13%) Relational Database
2 26 (16.88%) Oracle Database
3 19 (12.34%) SQL Server
4 17 (11.04%) MySQL
5 11 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
6 10 (6.49%) Oracle Database 10g
6 10 (6.49%) Oracle Database 12c
7 9 (5.84%) MarkLogic
7 9 (5.84%) NoSQL
8 7 (4.55%) Hadoop
9 6 (3.90%) Big Data
9 6 (3.90%) MS Access
10 4 (2.60%) MongoDB
11 3 (1.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 2 (1.30%) Apache Hive
12 2 (1.30%) DataStage
12 2 (1.30%) QlikView
12 2 (1.30%) QualityStage
12 2 (1.30%) RDBMS
12 2 (1.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 37 (24.03%) Git (software)
2 33 (21.43%) Jenkins
3 16 (10.39%) JIRA
3 16 (10.39%) Subversion
4 14 (9.09%) JUnit
4 14 (9.09%) ProC
5 10 (6.49%) Selenium
6 8 (5.19%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (4.55%) HP UFT
8 6 (3.90%) Eclipse
8 6 (3.90%) SoapUI
9 5 (3.25%) ANTLR
9 5 (3.25%) Maven
10 4 (2.60%) Bitbucket
10 4 (2.60%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 3 (1.95%) Visual Studio
12 2 (1.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 2 (1.30%) Metasploit
12 2 (1.30%) Rational DOORS
13 1 (0.65%) Mercurial
General
1 44 (28.57%) Finance
2 14 (9.09%) Publishing
3 10 (6.49%) Banking
3 10 (6.49%) Legal
4 3 (1.95%) Electronics
4 3 (1.95%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.30%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.30%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.30%) Marketing
6 1 (0.65%) Military
Job Titles
1 41 (26.62%) Developer
2 36 (23.38%) Analyst
3 19 (12.34%) Systems Analyst
4 17 (11.04%) Web Developer
5 16 (10.39%) Insurance Systems Analyst
6 15 (9.74%) Pensions Analyst
7 14 (9.09%) Architect
7 14 (9.09%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 14 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
7 14 (9.09%) Oracle Architect
8 13 (8.44%) Oracle Analyst
9 12 (7.79%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 12 (7.79%) HTML Developer
9 12 (7.79%) Java Developer
9 12 (7.79%) JavaScript Developer
9 12 (7.79%) Unix Architect
10 11 (7.14%) HTML CSS Developer
10 11 (7.14%) Python Developer
10 11 (7.14%) SQL Analyst
11 9 (5.84%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (22.73%) XML
2 32 (20.78%) HTML
3 30 (19.48%) Web Services
4 18 (11.69%) Django
5 16 (10.39%) HTML5
6 15 (9.74%) CSS
7 14 (9.09%) AngularJS
7 14 (9.09%) jQuery
7 14 (9.09%) React
7 14 (9.09%) REST
7 14 (9.09%) XSLT
8 13 (8.44%) Ajax
8 13 (8.44%) CSS3
8 13 (8.44%) Sass
9 9 (5.84%) Ruby on Rails
10 8 (5.19%) YAML
11 6 (3.90%) Apache Thrift
11 6 (3.90%) Spring
11 6 (3.90%) XACML
12 5 (3.25%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 30 (19.48%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (8.44%) User Experience
3 2 (1.30%) Algorithms
3 2 (1.30%) Data Structures
3 2 (1.30%) Digital TV
3 2 (1.30%) MPEG
3 2 (1.30%) Smart Meter
3 2 (1.30%) STB
4 1 (0.65%) 3D Graphics
4 1 (0.65%) Clustering
4 1 (0.65%) Driving Licence
4 1 (0.65%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.65%) Grid Computing
4 1 (0.65%) iSeries
4 1 (0.65%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (0.65%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 61 (39.61%) Linux
2 39 (25.32%) Unix
3 28 (18.18%) Windows
4 17 (11.04%) AIX
5 8 (5.19%) CentOS
6 7 (4.55%) Ubuntu
7 6 (3.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (3.25%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (3.25%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (1.95%) Solaris
10 2 (1.30%) Windows Server
11 1 (0.65%) SUSE
11 1 (0.65%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (25.97%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (21.43%) SDLC
3 22 (14.29%) Data Analysis
3 22 (14.29%) Web Development
4 21 (13.64%) DevOps
5 20 (12.99%) OO
6 19 (12.34%) OOD
7 16 (10.39%) Business Analysis
7 16 (10.39%) Configuration Management
7 16 (10.39%) Performance Tuning
8 14 (9.09%) MVC
9 13 (8.44%) Scrum
9 13 (8.44%) Technical Architecture
10 12 (7.79%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
10 12 (7.79%) Regression Testing
10 12 (7.79%) User Acceptance Testing
10 12 (7.79%) Waterfall
10 12 (7.79%) Wireframes
11 11 (7.14%) Open Source
12 10 (6.49%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 56 (36.36%) SQL
2 53 (34.42%) Java
3 43 (27.92%) JavaScript
4 35 (22.73%) Perl
5 24 (15.58%) Ruby
6 23 (14.94%) PowerShell
7 20 (12.99%) C
8 19 (12.34%) Bash Shell
9 18 (11.69%) PHP
10 10 (6.49%) XQuery
11 8 (5.19%) R
12 6 (3.90%) Groovy
12 6 (3.90%) VBA
13 5 (3.25%) C++
14 4 (2.60%) C#
14 4 (2.60%) MATLAB
15 2 (1.30%) Bourne shell
15 2 (1.30%) PL/SQL
16 1 (0.65%) VB
16 1 (0.65%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 22 (14.29%) Degree
2 19 (12.34%) Security Cleared
3 17 (11.04%) SC Cleared
4 9 (5.84%) ISTQB
5 8 (5.19%) ISEB
6 6 (3.90%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 5 (3.25%) MCSE
7 5 (3.25%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (2.60%) AWS Certification
8 4 (2.60%) CEH
8 4 (2.60%) RHCT
9 2 (1.30%) CCNA
9 2 (1.30%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.65%) CCNP
10 1 (0.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (9.74%) QA
2 2 (1.30%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.65%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.65%) ISO26262
3 1 (0.65%) MISRA
System Software
1 23 (14.94%) Docker
2 8 (5.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (3.90%) Active Directory
4 5 (3.25%) NFS
5 4 (2.60%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (2.60%) vSphere
6 2 (1.30%) LXC
6 2 (1.30%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (1.30%) VMware Workstation
6 2 (1.30%) XenServer
7 1 (0.65%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 27 (17.53%) Puppet
2 15 (9.74%) Ansible
3 14 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (3.25%) Kibana
5 4 (2.60%) logstash
5 4 (2.60%) Rsyslog
6 2 (1.30%) Control-M
6 2 (1.30%) NetBackup
6 2 (1.30%) OpenView
7 1 (0.65%) CFEngine
7 1 (0.65%) Cobbler
7 1 (0.65%) HAProxy
7 1 (0.65%) MIMEsweeper
Vendors
1 68 (44.16%) Oracle
2 10 (6.49%) HP
2 10 (6.49%) VMware
3 9 (5.84%) Red Hat
4 6 (3.90%) Microsoft
4 6 (3.90%) TIBCO
5 4 (2.60%) LANDesk
5 4 (2.60%) SolarWinds
6 3 (1.95%) IBM
6 3 (1.95%) SaltStack
6 3 (1.95%) SAP
7 2 (1.30%) Cisco
7 2 (1.30%) Citrix
7 2 (1.30%) Minitab
7 2 (1.30%) Veritas
8 1 (0.65%) Dell
8 1 (0.65%) Lotus
8 1 (0.65%) Sophos
8 1 (0.65%) Sun
8 1 (0.65%) Teradata
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