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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Jython (JPython)
Rank 568 619 581
Rank change year-on-year
+51 -38
Contract jobs citing Jython 66 45 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.077% 0.096%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.31% 0.20% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 32 34
Median daily rate £500 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £331 £327
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £496
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £380 £400
% change year-on-year
+31.57% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 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
21316 22213 20961
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 39.98% 38.07% 37.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 14629 14896 13287
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 £280 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 440 502 412
Median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £17.50 £15.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £50.00 £67.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

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 27 August 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 27 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 27 August 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 +50 66 £500 +21.21% 4
London +18 28 £500 +21.21% 1
City of London +42 10 £575 -
Yorkshire +9 10 £525 -
South East +11 9 £400 -20.00% 1
South Yorkshire +6 9 £550 -
Sheffield +3 9 £550 -
East of England - 7 £510 -
North West - 6 £375 -
Norfolk - 6 £510 -
Buckinghamshire - 6 £375 -
Milton Keynes - 6 £375 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 3 £300 - 2
Manchester - 3 £375 -
Swindon - 3 £366 -
Cheshire - 3 - -
Hampshire - 3 £500 -
Wiltshire - 3 £366 -
North East - 3 £300 - 2
South West - 3 £366 -
Tyne and Wear - 3 £300 - 2
Norwich - 2 £510 -
West Yorkshire +1 1 £500 -
Leeds -4 1 £500 -
Cambridge - 1 £550 -
Portsmouth - 1 - -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £550 -

Jython
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 75 (54.74%) WebSphere
2 69 (50.36%) WebSphere Application Server
3 64 (46.72%) IBM
4 61 (44.53%) Python
5 60 (43.80%) Linux
6 56 (40.88%) Finance
7 54 (39.42%) Java
8 47 (34.31%) HTTP
9 43 (31.39%) Middleware
9 43 (31.39%) Unix
10 40 (29.20%) SSL
10 40 (29.20%) Apache
11 39 (28.47%) Puppet
12 36 (26.28%) Perl
12 36 (26.28%) J2EE
13 35 (25.55%) Amazon AWS
14 31 (22.63%) Shell Script
15 30 (21.90%) IBM HTTP Server
15 30 (21.90%) ITIL
16 27 (19.71%) Web Services
16 27 (19.71%) JavaScript
16 27 (19.71%) WebLogic
16 27 (19.71%) Introscope
17 26 (18.98%) Agile Software Development
17 26 (18.98%) LDAP
18 25 (18.25%) SOAP
18 25 (18.25%) Scala
18 25 (18.25%) Analytical Skills
19 24 (17.52%) Groovy
19 24 (17.52%) JRuby

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 75 (54.74%) WebSphere
2 69 (50.36%) WebSphere Application Server
3 40 (29.20%) Apache
4 30 (21.90%) IBM HTTP Server
5 27 (19.71%) WebLogic
6 22 (16.06%) WebSphere Portal
7 20 (14.60%) WebLogic Portal
8 16 (11.68%) FileNet
9 10 (7.30%) Tomcat
10 5 (3.65%) JBoss
11 4 (2.92%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 4 (2.92%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 3 (2.19%) WebSphere Process Server
13 2 (1.46%) OpenStack
13 2 (1.46%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 1 (0.73%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 4 (2.92%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (5.84%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (1.46%) Documaker
2 2 (1.46%) Oracle FAH
3 1 (0.73%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 1 (0.73%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 35 (25.55%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (7.30%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 10 (7.30%) AWS CloudFormation
3 9 (6.57%) GitHub
4 4 (2.92%) PaaS
5 3 (2.19%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (1.46%) DigitalOcean
6 2 (1.46%) Google Analytics
6 2 (1.46%) Linode
Communications & Networking
1 47 (34.31%) HTTP
2 40 (29.20%) SSL
3 26 (18.98%) LDAP
4 23 (16.79%) DNS
5 5 (3.65%) Firewall
5 5 (3.65%) HTTPS
6 3 (2.19%) iSCSI
6 3 (2.19%) NAS
6 3 (2.19%) SAN
6 3 (2.19%) SNMP
6 3 (2.19%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.73%) PuTTY
7 1 (0.73%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (14.60%) MongoDB
2 19 (13.87%) MySQL
3 8 (5.84%) DB2
3 8 (5.84%) SQL Server
4 6 (4.38%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.46%) DataStage
5 2 (1.46%) IBM InfoSphere
5 2 (1.46%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (1.46%) Oracle ODI
5 2 (1.46%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 27 (19.71%) Introscope
2 21 (15.33%) Git (software)
3 19 (13.87%) Jenkins
4 11 (8.03%) Ant
5 6 (4.38%) JIRA
5 6 (4.38%) Selenium
6 5 (3.65%) Gradle
6 5 (3.65%) JMeter
6 5 (3.65%) SoapUI
6 5 (3.65%) Spock
6 5 (3.65%) The Grinder
6 5 (3.65%) Vagrant
6 5 (3.65%) WebDriver
7 4 (2.92%) Subversion
7 4 (2.92%) Zephyr
8 3 (2.19%) ClearCase
8 3 (2.19%) ClearQuest
8 3 (2.19%) Eclipse
8 3 (2.19%) Geb
8 3 (2.19%) JUnit
General
1 56 (40.88%) Finance
2 12 (8.76%) Banking
3 7 (5.11%) Retail
4 3 (2.19%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.46%) Billing
6 1 (0.73%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 46 (33.58%) Administrator
2 33 (24.09%) Developer
2 33 (24.09%) WebSphere Administrator
3 22 (16.06%) Java Developer
4 19 (13.87%) Senior Developer
5 18 (13.14%) Senior Java Developer
6 10 (7.30%) Consultant
7 9 (6.57%) DevOps Engineer
7 9 (6.57%) Server Administrator
7 9 (6.57%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
8 8 (5.84%) WebSphere Specialist
9 7 (5.11%) AWS DevOps
9 7 (5.11%) AWS Engineer
9 7 (5.11%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
10 6 (4.38%) Analyst
11 5 (3.65%) WebSphere Engineer
12 4 (2.92%) Linux Administrator
12 4 (2.92%) Systems Administrator
12 4 (2.92%) Test Analyst
12 4 (2.92%) WebSphere Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (31.39%) Middleware
2 36 (26.28%) J2EE
3 27 (19.71%) Web Services
4 25 (18.25%) SOAP
5 24 (17.52%) JRuby
6 23 (16.79%) HTML
6 23 (16.79%) WebSphere MQ
7 21 (15.33%) CSS
8 20 (14.60%) CSS3
8 20 (14.60%) HTML5
9 18 (13.14%) AngularJS
9 18 (13.14%) jQuery
10 17 (12.41%) Grails
10 17 (12.41%) RabbitMQ
10 17 (12.41%) YUI
11 15 (10.95%) IBM Integration Bus
12 11 (8.03%) JDBC
12 11 (8.03%) JNDI
13 8 (5.84%) RESTful
13 8 (5.84%) Worklight
Miscellaneous
1 25 (18.25%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (13.87%) DataPower
3 15 (10.95%) Clustering
4 6 (4.38%) Public Cloud
5 4 (2.92%) iSeries
6 3 (2.19%) Algorithms
6 3 (2.19%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.46%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.46%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.73%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.73%) Over-the-Top Content
8 1 (0.73%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 60 (43.80%) Linux
2 43 (31.39%) Unix
3 22 (16.06%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 19 (13.87%) AIX
5 8 (5.84%) Windows
6 6 (4.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (4.38%) Windows Server
7 4 (2.92%) CentOS
8 2 (1.46%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (21.90%) ITIL
2 26 (18.98%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (16.06%) High Availability
4 21 (15.33%) TDD
5 20 (14.60%) Scrum
6 17 (12.41%) Responsive Web Design
7 16 (11.68%) DevOps
8 11 (8.03%) Change Management
8 11 (8.03%) Garbage Collection
9 10 (7.30%) SOA
10 9 (6.57%) Release Management
11 8 (5.84%) Continuous Improvement
11 8 (5.84%) Incident Management
12 6 (4.38%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (4.38%) MVC
13 5 (3.65%) Functional Testing
13 5 (3.65%) ITSM
13 5 (3.65%) Performance Tuning
13 5 (3.65%) Regression Testing
14 4 (2.92%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 61 (44.53%) Python
2 54 (39.42%) Java
3 36 (26.28%) Perl
4 31 (22.63%) Shell Script
5 27 (19.71%) JavaScript
6 25 (18.25%) Scala
7 24 (17.52%) Groovy
8 23 (16.79%) Clojure
9 14 (10.22%) Bash Shell
10 11 (8.03%) Korn
10 11 (8.03%) SQL
11 8 (5.84%) PHP
12 6 (4.38%) PowerShell
13 3 (2.19%) Erlang
13 3 (2.19%) Go
13 3 (2.19%) Ruby
14 2 (1.46%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 4 (2.92%) ISEB
1 4 (2.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 4 (2.92%) SC Cleared
1 4 (2.92%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.19%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.73%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.73%) OCA
3 1 (0.73%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.73%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (16.06%) Active Directory
2 5 (3.65%) Docker
3 3 (2.19%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.46%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (1.46%) VirtualBox
4 2 (1.46%) Xen
Systems Management
1 39 (28.47%) Puppet
2 14 (10.22%) CA Wily
3 9 (6.57%) BladeLogic
4 6 (4.38%) HP Operations Orchestration
4 6 (4.38%) SCOrch
5 5 (3.65%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (2.19%) Nagios
6 3 (2.19%) OpenNMS
6 3 (2.19%) ZABBIX
6 3 (2.19%) Zenoss
7 2 (1.46%) Ansible
7 2 (1.46%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 1 (0.73%) SCCM
8 1 (0.73%) Terraform
Vendors
1 64 (46.72%) IBM
2 19 (13.87%) ATG
3 18 (13.14%) AppDynamics
4 16 (11.68%) Oracle
5 9 (6.57%) CA
6 8 (5.84%) Microsoft
7 6 (4.38%) BMC
7 6 (4.38%) Dell
7 6 (4.38%) HP
8 4 (2.92%) Adobe
9 3 (2.19%) VMware
10 2 (1.46%) Google
10 2 (1.46%) IFS
10 2 (1.46%) Rackspace
10 2 (1.46%) Remedy
10 2 (1.46%) SaltStack
10 2 (1.46%) Siebel
11 1 (0.73%) Informatica
11 1 (0.73%) Red Hat