The first table below looks at the demand for Jython skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Jython over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category.

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.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Jython (JPython)
Rank 575 498 538
Rank change year-on-year
-77 +40
Contract jobs citing Jython 12 40 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.022% 0.084% 0.069%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.059% 0.23% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 27 18
Average daily rate £475 £575 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.39% +48.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £306 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £595 £494
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £305 £350
% change year-on-year
+55.73% -12.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Programming Languages Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
20291 17619 21010
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 37.17% 36.94% 34.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 13179 10834 12393
Average daily rate £375 £375 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £258 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £560 £570
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 471 627 717
Average hourly rate £35.20 £35.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.57% +2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £15.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £43.75 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +2.94%

Jython
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Jython within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 24 April 2014.

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 29 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Jython within the UK over the 3 months to 24 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -76 11 £475 -17.39% 3
London -31 7 £388 -32.60% 2
South East -5 3 - -
Hampshire +7 1 - -
Edinburgh - 1 - -
Scotland - 1 - - 2
East of England - - - -
South West - - - -
West Midlands - - - -
Exeter - - - -
Glasgow - - - - 2
Harlow - - - -
Leeds - - - -
Aldershot - - - -
Bracknell - - - -
Bristol - - - -
Coventry - - - -
North Yorkshire - - - -
Somerset - - - -
Surrey - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - - 1
North West - - - -
Manchester - - - -
Stockport - - - -
Yeovil - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
Devon - - - -
Essex - - - -

Jython
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Jython also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Jython.

1 21 (67.74%) WebSphere
2 20 (64.52%) WebSphere Application Server
3 19 (61.29%) IBM
4 17 (54.84%) SSL
5 15 (48.39%) Linux
6 13 (41.94%) J2EE
6 13 (41.94%) Middleware
7 10 (32.26%) IBM HTTP Server
7 10 (32.26%) Clustering
8 9 (29.03%) Java
8 9 (29.03%) AIX
8 9 (29.03%) UNIX
8 9 (29.03%) HTTP
8 9 (29.03%) Bash Shell
9 8 (25.81%) Apache
9 8 (25.81%) Shell Script
10 7 (22.58%) Oracle
11 6 (19.35%) Ant
11 6 (19.35%) JDBC
11 6 (19.35%) ITIL
11 6 (19.35%) Web Services
11 6 (19.35%) Python
11 6 (19.35%) JMS
11 6 (19.35%) WebSphere MQ
11 6 (19.35%) Retail
12 5 (16.13%) Introscope
12 5 (16.13%) SOA
12 5 (16.13%) SOAP
12 5 (16.13%) WebLogic
12 5 (16.13%) WebLogic Scripting Tool

Jython
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Jython also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Jython. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 21 (67.74%) WebSphere
2 20 (64.52%) WebSphere Application Server
3 10 (32.26%) IBM HTTP Server
4 8 (25.81%) Apache
5 5 (16.13%) WebLogic
6 4 (12.90%) WebSphere Portal
6 4 (12.90%) Oracle Service Bus
6 4 (12.90%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 3 (9.68%) Commerce Server
8 2 (6.45%) WebSphere Process Server
9 1 (3.23%) WebLogic Portal
9 1 (3.23%) CMS
9 1 (3.23%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 17 (54.84%) SSL
2 9 (29.03%) HTTP
3 4 (12.90%) FTP
4 3 (9.68%) TCP/IP
4 3 (9.68%) HTTPS
5 2 (6.45%) SSH
5 2 (6.45%) LDAP
5 2 (6.45%) Firewall
6 1 (3.23%) Wireless
6 1 (3.23%) SAN
6 1 (3.23%) DNS
6 1 (3.23%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.68%) DB2
2 2 (6.45%) MySQL
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.23%) DataStage
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (3.23%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 6 (19.35%) Ant
2 5 (16.13%) Introscope
3 3 (9.68%) JConsole
4 2 (6.45%) Git (software)
4 2 (6.45%) JUnit
4 2 (6.45%) Maven
4 2 (6.45%) Selenium
5 1 (3.23%) Rational Performance Tester
5 1 (3.23%) Rational Functional Tester
5 1 (3.23%) ClearCase
5 1 (3.23%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
5 1 (3.23%) LoadRunner
5 1 (3.23%) Cucumber
5 1 (3.23%) Hudson
5 1 (3.23%) Gradle
5 1 (3.23%) Jenkins
5 1 (3.23%) JMeter
5 1 (3.23%) Subversion
General
1 6 (19.35%) Retail
2 4 (12.90%) Finance
3 1 (3.23%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 11 (35.48%) Administrator
2 8 (25.81%) WebSphere Administrator
3 7 (22.58%) Consultant
4 5 (16.13%) WebSphere Specialist
4 5 (16.13%) WebSphere Consultant
5 4 (12.90%) Server Specialist
5 4 (12.90%) WebSphere Server Specialist
5 4 (12.90%) Applications Specialist
6 3 (9.68%) Middleware Consultant
6 3 (9.68%) Server Administrator
6 3 (9.68%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
7 2 (6.45%) WebSphere Server Consultant
7 2 (6.45%) Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Technical Support
7 2 (6.45%) Applications Support
7 2 (6.45%) Applications Consultant
8 1 (3.23%) Solutions Designer
8 1 (3.23%) Support Specialist
8 1 (3.23%) Server Support
8 1 (3.23%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (41.94%) J2EE
1 13 (41.94%) Middleware
2 6 (19.35%) JDBC
2 6 (19.35%) JMS
2 6 (19.35%) Web Services
2 6 (19.35%) WebSphere MQ
3 5 (16.13%) Oracle Fusion
3 5 (16.13%) SOAP
4 4 (12.90%) XML
4 4 (12.90%) Worklight
5 3 (9.68%) JRockit
5 3 (9.68%) Spring
5 3 (9.68%) JNDI
6 2 (6.45%) XSD
6 2 (6.45%) XSLT
6 2 (6.45%) XML Schema
6 2 (6.45%) REST
7 1 (3.23%) Spring Batch
7 1 (3.23%) Gherkin
7 1 (3.23%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (32.26%) Clustering
2 3 (9.68%) HACMP
2 3 (9.68%) DataPower
3 2 (6.45%) PMI
4 1 (3.23%) Open Source
4 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.23%) CLARiiON
4 1 (3.23%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 15 (48.39%) Linux
2 9 (29.03%) UNIX
2 9 (29.03%) AIX
3 4 (12.90%) Windows
3 4 (12.90%) SUSE
4 2 (6.45%) Solaris
4 2 (6.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.23%) CentOS
5 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (19.35%) ITIL
2 5 (16.13%) SOA
3 4 (12.90%) BPEL
3 4 (12.90%) E-Commerce
3 4 (12.90%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (9.68%) High Availability
4 3 (9.68%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (9.68%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (9.68%) Service Management
5 2 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (6.45%) TDD
5 2 (6.45%) Migration
5 2 (6.45%) Change Control
5 2 (6.45%) Problem Management
5 2 (6.45%) Performance Testing
5 2 (6.45%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (6.45%) Test Automation
6 1 (3.23%) Performance Engineering
6 1 (3.23%) Server Monitoring
6 1 (3.23%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (29.03%) Java
1 9 (29.03%) Bash Shell
2 8 (25.81%) Shell Script
3 6 (19.35%) Python
4 5 (16.13%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
5 4 (12.90%) SQL
5 4 (12.90%) JavaScript
6 3 (9.68%) Korn
6 3 (9.68%) Groovy
7 2 (6.45%) XPath
7 2 (6.45%) Perl
8 1 (3.23%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (6.45%) PMI Certification
2 2 (6.45%) ISEB
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (3.23%) Degree
3 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 4 (12.90%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.23%) VirtualBox
3 1 (3.23%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (12.90%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 3 (9.68%) CA Wily
2 3 (9.68%) BladeLogic
3 2 (6.45%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (6.45%) Tivoli
3 2 (6.45%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 2 (6.45%) CA SiteMinder
4 1 (3.23%) Puppet
4 1 (3.23%) HP SiteScope
4 1 (3.23%) HP UCMDB
4 1 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (3.23%) nmon
4 1 (3.23%) ZABBIX
4 1 (3.23%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 19 (61.29%) IBM
2 7 (22.58%) Oracle
3 4 (12.90%) VMware
4 3 (9.68%) Red Hat
5 2 (6.45%) HP
5 2 (6.45%) Remedy
6 1 (3.23%) F5
6 1 (3.23%) Splunk
6 1 (3.23%) EMC
6 1 (3.23%) BMC
6 1 (3.23%) CA
6 1 (3.23%) Hyperion
6 1 (3.23%) Mercator
6 1 (3.23%) Symantec
6 1 (3.23%) JBoss
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