The table below looks at the statistics for Jython skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Jython over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Jython (JPython)
Rank 580 573 591
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +18
Contract jobs citing Jython 63 63 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.11% 0.057%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.30% 0.29% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 44 14
Median daily rate £510 £384 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.89% -6.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £320 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £450 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £530 £388 £450
% change year-on-year
+36.77% -13.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Programming Languages Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
20891 21377 19947
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 38.90% 38.15% 37.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 14331 14303 12951
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 462 434 427
Median hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.08 £19.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.55 £52.17 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%

Jython
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Jython as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Jython Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Jython
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Jython within the UK.

Jython Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Jython
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Jython within the UK over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

Jython Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Jython
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Jython within the UK.

Jython Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Jython
Top 22 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Jython within the UK over the 3 months to 29 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
England +12 61 £510 +21.79% 2
London +18 36 £475 +35.71% 1
East of England - 11 £535 -
Norfolk - 9 £530 -
City of London +54 8 £575 +84.00% 1
Yorkshire +4 6 £413 -
South Yorkshire - 6 £413 -
Sheffield - 6 £413 -
Norwich - 6 £538 -
South East -5 4 - - 1
Milton Keynes - 3 - -
Buckinghamshire - 3 - -
North West -13 2 £400 -13.51%
Cambridgeshire - 2 £550 -
Cambridge - 2 £550 -
South West -2 1 - -
Wiltshire -5 1 - -
Cheshire -5 1 £400 -13.51%
Chester -6 1 £400 -13.51%
Hampshire - 1 - - 1
Swindon - 1 - -
Manchester - 1 - -

Jython
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Jython also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Jython.

1 61 (53.98%) Python
2 52 (46.02%) WebSphere
3 49 (43.36%) IBM
3 49 (43.36%) Linux
4 46 (40.71%) WebSphere Application Server
5 44 (38.94%) HTTP
6 43 (38.05%) Puppet
7 41 (36.28%) Middleware
8 37 (32.74%) Finance
8 37 (32.74%) Java
8 37 (32.74%) ITIL
9 36 (31.86%) JavaScript
10 32 (28.32%) Shell Script
11 31 (27.43%) SSL
11 31 (27.43%) Amazon AWS
12 29 (25.66%) IBM HTTP Server
13 28 (24.78%) Introscope
14 26 (23.01%) Unix
15 24 (21.24%) Apache
15 24 (21.24%) Web Services
15 24 (21.24%) Agile Software Development
15 24 (21.24%) Scala
15 24 (21.24%) Groovy
16 23 (20.35%) JRuby
16 23 (20.35%) Clojure
16 23 (20.35%) SQL
16 23 (20.35%) HTML
17 22 (19.47%) CSS
17 22 (19.47%) DNS
17 22 (19.47%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server

Jython
Top Related IT Skills 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 52 (46.02%) WebSphere
2 46 (40.71%) WebSphere Application Server
3 29 (25.66%) IBM HTTP Server
4 24 (21.24%) Apache
5 16 (14.16%) WebLogic
6 6 (5.31%) JBoss
6 6 (5.31%) Tomcat
6 6 (5.31%) WebSphere Portal
7 4 (3.54%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 4 (3.54%) FileNet
7 4 (3.54%) IIS
7 4 (3.54%) WebLogic Portal
8 2 (1.77%) iPlanet
8 2 (1.77%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 2 (1.77%) WebSphere Process Server
9 1 (0.88%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 5 (4.42%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.54%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (3.54%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (2.65%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 2 (1.77%) OpenText Process Suite
4 1 (0.88%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 31 (27.43%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (7.08%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 8 (7.08%) AWS CloudFormation
3 4 (3.54%) GitHub
3 4 (3.54%) PaaS
4 3 (2.65%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 44 (38.94%) HTTP
2 31 (27.43%) SSL
3 22 (19.47%) DNS
4 9 (7.96%) Firewall
4 9 (7.96%) HTTPS
5 8 (7.08%) iSCSI
5 8 (7.08%) NAS
5 8 (7.08%) SAN
6 7 (6.19%) LDAP
7 2 (1.77%) Internet
7 2 (1.77%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.88%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (17.70%) MongoDB
2 17 (15.04%) MySQL
3 15 (13.27%) SQL Server
4 10 (8.85%) DB2
5 6 (5.31%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.77%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.77%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 28 (24.78%) Introscope
2 16 (14.16%) Git (software)
3 14 (12.39%) Jenkins
4 11 (9.73%) Ant
5 5 (4.42%) Gradle
5 5 (4.42%) Spock
6 4 (3.54%) Maven
6 4 (3.54%) Subversion
7 3 (2.65%) Eclipse
7 3 (2.65%) Geb
7 3 (2.65%) JIRA
7 3 (2.65%) JUnit
7 3 (2.65%) Selenium
7 3 (2.65%) Vagrant
8 2 (1.77%) ClearCase
8 2 (1.77%) Mockito
8 2 (1.77%) SoapUI
8 2 (1.77%) The Grinder
8 2 (1.77%) WebDriver
8 2 (1.77%) Zephyr
General
1 37 (32.74%) Finance
2 8 (7.08%) Retail
3 1 (0.88%) Dutch Language
3 1 (0.88%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 35 (30.97%) Administrator
2 33 (29.20%) Developer
3 26 (23.01%) WebSphere Administrator
4 24 (21.24%) Java Developer
5 21 (18.58%) Senior Developer
6 20 (17.70%) Senior Java Developer
7 9 (7.96%) DevOps Engineer
8 7 (6.19%) AWS DevOps
8 7 (6.19%) AWS Engineer
8 7 (6.19%) Server Administrator
8 7 (6.19%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
9 4 (3.54%) Automation Engineer
9 4 (3.54%) Consultant
9 4 (3.54%) Software Engineer
9 4 (3.54%) Technical Leader
9 4 (3.54%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
10 3 (2.65%) Architect
10 3 (2.65%) Linux Administrator
10 3 (2.65%) WebSphere Developer
10 3 (2.65%) WebSphere Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (36.28%) Middleware
2 24 (21.24%) Web Services
3 23 (20.35%) HTML
3 23 (20.35%) JRuby
4 22 (19.47%) CSS
5 20 (17.70%) CSS3
5 20 (17.70%) HTML5
5 20 (17.70%) SOAP
6 17 (15.04%) AngularJS
6 17 (15.04%) Grails
6 17 (15.04%) J2EE
6 17 (15.04%) jQuery
6 17 (15.04%) RabbitMQ
6 17 (15.04%) YUI
7 14 (12.39%) WebSphere MQ
8 8 (7.08%) Worklight
9 7 (6.19%) JDBC
9 7 (6.19%) JNDI
10 6 (5.31%) IBM Integration Bus
10 6 (5.31%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 17 (15.04%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (10.62%) Public Cloud
3 7 (6.19%) Clustering
3 7 (6.19%) DataPower
4 4 (3.54%) Data Centre
5 3 (2.65%) Algorithms
5 3 (2.65%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.88%) Over-the-Top Content
6 1 (0.88%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 49 (43.36%) Linux
2 26 (23.01%) Unix
3 22 (19.47%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 15 (13.27%) AIX
5 13 (11.50%) Windows
6 8 (7.08%) Windows Server
7 5 (4.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.88%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (32.74%) ITIL
2 24 (21.24%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (17.70%) TDD
4 19 (16.81%) Scrum
5 17 (15.04%) Responsive Web Design
6 12 (10.62%) DevOps
6 12 (10.62%) ITSM
7 8 (7.08%) Change Management
7 8 (7.08%) Continuous Improvement
7 8 (7.08%) High Availability
7 8 (7.08%) OO
7 8 (7.08%) Software Distribution
7 8 (7.08%) Virtual Environments
8 7 (6.19%) Garbage Collection
9 6 (5.31%) MVC
9 6 (5.31%) SOA
10 5 (4.42%) Incident Management
10 5 (4.42%) Release Management
11 4 (3.54%) ITIL V2
11 4 (3.54%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 61 (53.98%) Python
2 37 (32.74%) Java
3 36 (31.86%) JavaScript
4 32 (28.32%) Shell Script
5 24 (21.24%) Groovy
5 24 (21.24%) Scala
6 23 (20.35%) Clojure
6 23 (20.35%) SQL
7 20 (17.70%) Perl
8 14 (12.39%) PowerShell
9 10 (8.85%) Korn
10 7 (6.19%) Bash Shell
11 5 (4.42%) PHP
12 3 (2.65%) Erlang
12 3 (2.65%) Go
13 2 (1.77%) PL/SQL
13 2 (1.77%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
14 1 (0.88%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 11 (9.73%) Security Cleared
2 10 (8.85%) SC Cleared
3 4 (3.54%) DV Cleared
4 2 (1.77%) ISEB
4 2 (1.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (1.77%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.88%) OCA
5 1 (0.88%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 11 (9.73%) Active Directory
2 5 (4.42%) Docker
3 1 (0.88%) ISA Server
3 1 (0.88%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 43 (38.05%) Puppet
2 14 (12.39%) BladeLogic
3 13 (11.50%) HP Operations Orchestration
3 13 (11.50%) SCOrch
4 9 (7.96%) CA Wily
5 5 (4.42%) SCCM
6 4 (3.54%) HP UCMDB
6 4 (3.54%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 4 (3.54%) WSUS
7 1 (0.88%) Terraform
Vendors
1 49 (43.36%) IBM
2 19 (16.81%) ATG
3 18 (15.93%) AppDynamics
4 17 (15.04%) HP
5 16 (14.16%) CA
6 14 (12.39%) Dell
6 14 (12.39%) Oracle
7 13 (11.50%) BMC
8 7 (6.19%) Microsoft
9 4 (3.54%) Adobe
9 4 (3.54%) PeopleSoft
9 4 (3.54%) SAP
9 4 (3.54%) Siebel
9 4 (3.54%) Sybase
9 4 (3.54%) Symantec
10 3 (2.65%) Red Hat
11 2 (1.77%) Remedy
11 2 (1.77%) Sun