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 18 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Jython (JPython)
Rank 576 500 543
Rank change year-on-year
-76 +43
Contract jobs citing Jython 11 44 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% 0.092% 0.074%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.053% 0.25% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 29 20
Average daily rate £413 £500 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.50% +17.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £308 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £585 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £311 £401
% change year-on-year
+32.53% -22.28%
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
20800 17600 21068
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 36.94% 36.88% 34.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 13477 10833 12444
Average daily rate £375 £375 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £258 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £555 £570
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 487 629 742
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £16.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £44.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +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 18 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 18 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 -119 10 £413 -23.25% 3
London -44 7 £388 -32.60% 1
South East -18 2 £350 +12.90%
Hampshire +2 1 - -
Scotland -6 1 - - 1
Berkshire -10 1 £350 +36.58%
Edinburgh - 1 - -
Exeter - - - -
Glasgow - - - - 1
Harlow - - - -
Leeds - - - -
Aldershot - - - -
Bracknell - - - -
Bristol - - - -
Coventry - - - -
North Yorkshire - - - -
Somerset - - - -
Surrey - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
North West - - - - 2
Manchester - - - - 1
Stockport - - - - 1
Yeovil - - - -
Devon - - - -
Essex - - - -
South West - - - -
West Midlands - - - -
East of England - - - -

Jython
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 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 19 (65.52%) WebSphere
2 18 (62.07%) WebSphere Application Server
3 17 (58.62%) IBM
4 15 (51.72%) Linux
4 15 (51.72%) SSL
5 13 (44.83%) Middleware
6 11 (37.93%) J2EE
7 10 (34.48%) IBM HTTP Server
8 9 (31.03%) Java
8 9 (31.03%) AIX
8 9 (31.03%) UNIX
9 8 (27.59%) Apache
9 8 (27.59%) Shell Script
9 8 (27.59%) Clustering
10 7 (24.14%) HTTP
10 7 (24.14%) Oracle
10 7 (24.14%) Bash Shell
11 6 (20.69%) Ant
11 6 (20.69%) ITIL
11 6 (20.69%) JMS
11 6 (20.69%) Retail
12 5 (17.24%) SOA
12 5 (17.24%) WebLogic
12 5 (17.24%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
12 5 (17.24%) Oracle Fusion
13 4 (13.79%) WebSphere Portal
13 4 (13.79%) Oracle RAC
13 4 (13.79%) Oracle Service Bus
13 4 (13.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 4 (13.79%) Worklight

Jython
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 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 19 (65.52%) WebSphere
2 18 (62.07%) WebSphere Application Server
3 10 (34.48%) IBM HTTP Server
4 8 (27.59%) Apache
5 5 (17.24%) WebLogic
6 4 (13.79%) WebSphere Portal
6 4 (13.79%) Oracle Service Bus
6 4 (13.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 3 (10.34%) Commerce Server
8 2 (6.90%) WebSphere Process Server
9 1 (3.45%) CMS
9 1 (3.45%) WebLogic Portal
9 1 (3.45%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 15 (51.72%) SSL
2 7 (24.14%) HTTP
3 4 (13.79%) FTP
4 3 (10.34%) HTTPS
4 3 (10.34%) TCP/IP
5 2 (6.90%) LDAP
5 2 (6.90%) SSH
5 2 (6.90%) Firewall
6 1 (3.45%) Wireless
6 1 (3.45%) DNS
6 1 (3.45%) SAN
6 1 (3.45%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) DB2
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle Database
2 2 (6.90%) MySQL
3 1 (3.45%) DataStage
3 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (3.45%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 6 (20.69%) Ant
2 3 (10.34%) Introscope
2 3 (10.34%) JConsole
3 2 (6.90%) Git (software)
3 2 (6.90%) Selenium
3 2 (6.90%) JUnit
3 2 (6.90%) Maven
4 1 (3.45%) JMeter
4 1 (3.45%) Subversion
4 1 (3.45%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
4 1 (3.45%) LoadRunner
4 1 (3.45%) ClearCase
4 1 (3.45%) Gradle
4 1 (3.45%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.45%) Cucumber
4 1 (3.45%) Hudson
4 1 (3.45%) Rational Performance Tester
4 1 (3.45%) Rational Functional Tester
General
1 6 (20.69%) Retail
2 4 (13.79%) Finance
3 1 (3.45%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 9 (31.03%) Administrator
2 7 (24.14%) Consultant
3 6 (20.69%) WebSphere Administrator
4 5 (17.24%) WebSphere Consultant
4 5 (17.24%) WebSphere Specialist
5 4 (13.79%) WebSphere Server Specialist
5 4 (13.79%) Server Specialist
5 4 (13.79%) Applications Specialist
6 3 (10.34%) Server Administrator
6 3 (10.34%) Middleware Consultant
6 3 (10.34%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
7 2 (6.90%) WebSphere Server Consultant
7 2 (6.90%) Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Technical Support
7 2 (6.90%) Applications Support
7 2 (6.90%) Applications Consultant
8 1 (3.45%) Solutions Designer
8 1 (3.45%) Support Specialist
8 1 (3.45%) Server Support
8 1 (3.45%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (44.83%) Middleware
2 11 (37.93%) J2EE
3 6 (20.69%) JMS
4 5 (17.24%) Oracle Fusion
5 4 (13.79%) Worklight
5 4 (13.79%) JDBC
5 4 (13.79%) Web Services
5 4 (13.79%) XML
5 4 (13.79%) WebSphere MQ
6 3 (10.34%) JRockit
6 3 (10.34%) Spring
6 3 (10.34%) SOAP
7 2 (6.90%) REST
7 2 (6.90%) XSD
7 2 (6.90%) XSLT
7 2 (6.90%) XML Schema
8 1 (3.45%) X-Windows
8 1 (3.45%) Hibernate
8 1 (3.45%) JNDI
8 1 (3.45%) JRules
Miscellaneous
1 8 (27.59%) Clustering
2 3 (10.34%) HACMP
2 3 (10.34%) DataPower
3 2 (6.90%) PMI
4 1 (3.45%) CLARiiON
4 1 (3.45%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.45%) Open Source
4 1 (3.45%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 15 (51.72%) Linux
2 9 (31.03%) AIX
2 9 (31.03%) UNIX
3 4 (13.79%) Windows
3 4 (13.79%) SUSE
4 2 (6.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (6.90%) Solaris
5 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.45%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.69%) ITIL
2 5 (17.24%) SOA
3 4 (13.79%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (13.79%) E-Commerce
3 4 (13.79%) BPEL
4 3 (10.34%) Service Management
4 3 (10.34%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (10.34%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (6.90%) Test Automation
5 2 (6.90%) Problem Management
5 2 (6.90%) Performance Testing
5 2 (6.90%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (6.90%) Change Control
5 2 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (6.90%) TDD
5 2 (6.90%) Migration
6 1 (3.45%) MVC
6 1 (3.45%) Process Management
6 1 (3.45%) Change Management
6 1 (3.45%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 9 (31.03%) Java
2 8 (27.59%) Shell Script
3 7 (24.14%) Bash Shell
4 5 (17.24%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
5 4 (13.79%) JavaScript
5 4 (13.79%) SQL
5 4 (13.79%) Python
6 3 (10.34%) Groovy
7 2 (6.90%) XPath
7 2 (6.90%) Perl
8 1 (3.45%) Korn
8 1 (3.45%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (6.90%) ISEB
2 2 (6.90%) PMI Certification
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (3.45%) Degree
3 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 4 (13.79%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.45%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 4 (13.79%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 3 (10.34%) BladeLogic
3 2 (6.90%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (6.90%) CA SiteMinder
3 2 (6.90%) Tivoli
3 2 (6.90%) Tivoli Monitoring
4 1 (3.45%) nmon
4 1 (3.45%) HP UCMDB
4 1 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (3.45%) HP SiteScope
4 1 (3.45%) CA Wily
4 1 (3.45%) Puppet
4 1 (3.45%) ZABBIX
4 1 (3.45%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 17 (58.62%) IBM
2 7 (24.14%) Oracle
3 4 (13.79%) VMware
4 3 (10.34%) Red Hat
5 2 (6.90%) HP
5 2 (6.90%) Remedy
6 1 (3.45%) Mercator
6 1 (3.45%) Symantec
6 1 (3.45%) BMC
6 1 (3.45%) CA
6 1 (3.45%) Hyperion
6 1 (3.45%) EMC
6 1 (3.45%) JBoss
6 1 (3.45%) Splunk
6 1 (3.45%) F5