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 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Jython (JPython)
UK
Rank 571 572 566
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -6
Contract jobs citing Jython 20 46 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.045% 0.090% 0.051%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.11% 0.23% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 28 15
Median daily rate £425 £420 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +1.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £345 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £550 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £420 £413
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +1.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £36.00

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
18141 19631 19305
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 40.56% 38.59% 37.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 12405 13280 12969
Median daily rate £438 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 409 519 417
Median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.12% +11.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.32 £17.50 £17.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.80 £50.00 £46.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +13.71%

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 19 January 2017.

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 16 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 19 January 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
England +16 19 £425 +1.19% 5
London +19 9 £525 +5.00%
North West +17 6 £375 +7.14%
Manchester +16 4 £375 +7.14%
Cheshire +19 2 - -
South West +19 2 - -
Swindon +9 2 - -
Knutsford +8 2 - -
Wiltshire +3 2 - -
Yorkshire +10 1 £413 -17.50%
Milton Keynes +6 1 - -
South East +2 1 - - 3
Sheffield -2 1 £413 -17.50%
Buckinghamshire -3 1 - -
South Yorkshire -5 1 £413 -17.50%
City of London -10 1 £650 +23.80%

Jython
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 47 (54.02%) WebSphere
2 45 (51.72%) Python
3 40 (45.98%) Linux
3 40 (45.98%) WebSphere Application Server
3 40 (45.98%) Middleware
4 38 (43.68%) Unix
5 35 (40.23%) HTTP
5 35 (40.23%) IBM
6 30 (34.48%) Java
7 28 (32.18%) Puppet
8 25 (28.74%) JavaScript
8 25 (28.74%) Apache
8 25 (28.74%) SSL
9 24 (27.59%) Perl
10 22 (25.29%) Finance
11 21 (24.14%) J2EE
11 21 (24.14%) WebLogic
11 21 (24.14%) ITIL
11 21 (24.14%) Active Directory
12 20 (22.99%) SQL
13 19 (21.84%) CA
14 18 (20.69%) BladeLogic
15 17 (19.54%) PowerShell
15 17 (19.54%) SCOrch
15 17 (19.54%) AIX
15 17 (19.54%) BMC
16 16 (18.39%) Dell
16 16 (18.39%) WebSphere MQ
17 15 (17.24%) HP
17 15 (17.24%) Clustering

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 47 (54.02%) WebSphere
2 40 (45.98%) WebSphere Application Server
3 25 (28.74%) Apache
4 21 (24.14%) WebLogic
5 12 (13.79%) WebLogic Portal
5 12 (13.79%) WebSphere Portal
6 11 (12.64%) IBM HTTP Server
7 10 (11.49%) FileNet
8 9 (10.34%) Tomcat
9 6 (6.90%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 5 (5.75%) JBoss
11 3 (3.45%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 2 (2.30%) OpenStack
13 1 (1.15%) Elasticsearch
13 1 (1.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 1 (1.15%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 4 (4.60%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.15%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (6.90%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 4 (4.60%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (1.15%) Documaker
3 1 (1.15%) Oracle FAH
Cloud Services
1 13 (14.94%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (6.90%) GitHub
3 3 (3.45%) PaaS
4 2 (2.30%) DigitalOcean
4 2 (2.30%) Google Analytics
4 2 (2.30%) Linode
5 1 (1.15%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (1.15%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.15%) Amazon S3
5 1 (1.15%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (1.15%) AWS OpsWorks
Communications & Networking
1 35 (40.23%) HTTP
2 25 (28.74%) SSL
3 15 (17.24%) Firewall
4 14 (16.09%) LDAP
5 10 (11.49%) HTTPS
5 10 (11.49%) SAN
6 9 (10.34%) TCP/IP
7 8 (9.20%) iSCSI
7 8 (9.20%) NAS
8 7 (8.05%) DNS
9 4 (4.60%) SNMP
10 3 (3.45%) DMZ
10 3 (3.45%) SMTP
11 1 (1.15%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.49%) SQL Server
2 8 (9.20%) MySQL
3 7 (8.05%) MongoDB
4 6 (6.90%) DB2
5 4 (4.60%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.30%) DataStage
6 2 (2.30%) IBM InfoSphere
6 2 (2.30%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.30%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.15%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (1.15%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (1.15%) Redis
Development Applications
1 10 (11.49%) Ant
2 8 (9.20%) Introscope
3 6 (6.90%) Jenkins
4 5 (5.75%) Git (software)
4 5 (5.75%) Subversion
5 4 (4.60%) Selenium
6 3 (3.45%) JIRA
6 3 (3.45%) JMeter
6 3 (3.45%) SoapUI
6 3 (3.45%) The Grinder
6 3 (3.45%) Vagrant
6 3 (3.45%) WebDriver
7 2 (2.30%) Eclipse
7 2 (2.30%) GitLab
7 2 (2.30%) Gradle
7 2 (2.30%) Spock
7 2 (2.30%) Zephyr
8 1 (1.15%) EasyMock
8 1 (1.15%) jMock
8 1 (1.15%) Mockito
General
1 22 (25.29%) Finance
2 10 (11.49%) Banking
3 2 (2.30%) Retail
4 1 (1.15%) Billing
4 1 (1.15%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 20 (22.99%) Administrator
2 13 (14.94%) Automation Engineer
2 13 (14.94%) WebSphere Administrator
3 10 (11.49%) Developer
4 9 (10.34%) WebSphere Specialist
5 8 (9.20%) Java Developer
6 7 (8.05%) Consultant
6 7 (8.05%) Senior Developer
6 7 (8.05%) Senior Java Developer
7 6 (6.90%) Analyst
7 6 (6.90%) Middleware Specialist
7 6 (6.90%) WebSphere Engineer
8 4 (4.60%) Middleware Administrator
8 4 (4.60%) Server Administrator
8 4 (4.60%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
8 4 (4.60%) WebSphere Consultant
8 4 (4.60%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
9 3 (3.45%) Server Engineer
9 3 (3.45%) Systems Administrator
9 3 (3.45%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (45.98%) Middleware
2 21 (24.14%) J2EE
3 16 (18.39%) WebSphere MQ
4 12 (13.79%) Web Services
5 11 (12.64%) SOAP
6 10 (11.49%) IBM Integration Bus
7 8 (9.20%) JRuby
8 7 (8.05%) HTML
8 7 (8.05%) JDBC
8 7 (8.05%) JNDI
9 6 (6.90%) AngularJS
9 6 (6.90%) CSS
9 6 (6.90%) CSS3
9 6 (6.90%) Grails
9 6 (6.90%) HTML5
9 6 (6.90%) jQuery
9 6 (6.90%) RabbitMQ
9 6 (6.90%) YUI
10 3 (3.45%) RESTful
11 2 (2.30%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 15 (17.24%) Clustering
2 14 (16.09%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (13.79%) Public Cloud
4 9 (10.34%) DataPower
5 4 (4.60%) iSeries
6 2 (2.30%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.30%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.15%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.15%) Hedge funds
7 1 (1.15%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.15%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.15%) Over-the-Top Content
7 1 (1.15%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 40 (45.98%) Linux
2 38 (43.68%) Unix
3 17 (19.54%) AIX
4 14 (16.09%) Windows
5 11 (12.64%) Windows Server
6 7 (8.05%) Solaris
7 6 (6.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (4.60%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 3 (3.45%) CentOS
10 2 (2.30%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (24.14%) ITIL
2 14 (16.09%) ITSM
3 13 (14.94%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (13.79%) High Availability
5 10 (11.49%) Change Management
5 10 (11.49%) OO
6 8 (9.20%) Garbage Collection
6 8 (9.20%) Scrum
6 8 (9.20%) Software Distribution
6 8 (9.20%) Virtual Environments
7 7 (8.05%) Business Activity Monitoring
7 7 (8.05%) Configuration Management
7 7 (8.05%) TDD
8 6 (6.90%) Responsive Web Design
8 6 (6.90%) SOA
9 4 (4.60%) DevOps
9 4 (4.60%) Incident Management
9 4 (4.60%) Open Source
9 4 (4.60%) Release Management
10 3 (3.45%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 45 (51.72%) Python
2 30 (34.48%) Java
3 25 (28.74%) JavaScript
4 24 (27.59%) Perl
5 20 (22.99%) SQL
6 17 (19.54%) PowerShell
7 11 (12.64%) Shell Script
8 9 (10.34%) Bash Shell
9 8 (9.20%) Clojure
9 8 (9.20%) Groovy
9 8 (9.20%) Korn
9 8 (9.20%) Scala
10 6 (6.90%) PHP
11 3 (3.45%) Ruby
12 1 (1.15%) Erlang
12 1 (1.15%) Go
12 1 (1.15%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 12 (13.79%) Security Cleared
2 10 (11.49%) SC Cleared
3 5 (5.75%) DV Cleared
4 2 (2.30%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (2.30%) ISEB
4 2 (2.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.15%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.30%) SLA
2 1 (1.15%) QA
2 1 (1.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 21 (24.14%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.30%) Docker
3 2 (2.30%) VirtualBox
3 2 (2.30%) Xen
4 1 (1.15%) ISA Server
4 1 (1.15%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 28 (32.18%) Puppet
2 18 (20.69%) BladeLogic
3 17 (19.54%) SCOrch
4 14 (16.09%) HP Operations Orchestration
5 8 (9.20%) CA Wily
6 6 (6.90%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (3.45%) Ansible
7 3 (3.45%) Nagios
7 3 (3.45%) OpenNMS
7 3 (3.45%) ZABBIX
7 3 (3.45%) Zenoss
8 1 (1.15%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 35 (40.23%) IBM
2 19 (21.84%) CA
3 17 (19.54%) BMC
4 16 (18.39%) Dell
5 15 (17.24%) HP
6 14 (16.09%) Microsoft
7 13 (14.94%) Oracle
8 4 (4.60%) ATG
9 3 (3.45%) Adobe
9 3 (3.45%) VMware
10 2 (2.30%) Google
10 2 (2.30%) Rackspace
10 2 (2.30%) SaltStack
11 1 (1.15%) AppDynamics
11 1 (1.15%) IFS
11 1 (1.15%) Informatica
11 1 (1.15%) Red Hat
11 1 (1.15%) Siebel
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