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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Jython (JPython)
Rank 598 613 602
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -11
Contract jobs citing Jython 63 50 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.088% 0.066%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.30% 0.23% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 33 22
Median daily rate £545 £380 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+43.42% -3.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £320 £326
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £445 £499
UK excluding London median daily rate £510 £380 £450
% change year-on-year
+34.21% -15.55%
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
21318 21626 20289
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 39.60% 37.89% 37.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 14625 14536 12990
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 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 447 448 418
Median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.04 £18.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £52.17 £59.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +7.85%

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 30 July 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 24 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 30 July 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 +46 61 £540 +30.90% 4
London +8 27 £575 +39.39% 1
City of London +61 13 £575 - 1
East of England - 12 £523 -
South East +20 10 £375 -11.76% 1
Norfolk - 10 £510 -
Yorkshire 0 9 £550 -
South Yorkshire +2 8 £550 -
Sheffield -6 8 £550 -
Milton Keynes - 8 £375 -
Buckinghamshire - 8 £375 -
Norwich - 5 £545 -
Cambridge - 2 £550 -
Hampshire - 2 - - 1
North West - 2 - -
Cambridgeshire - 2 £550 -
West Yorkshire -3 1 £500 -
Leeds -7 1 £500 -
Swindon - 1 £375 -
Portsmouth - 1 - -
Wiltshire - 1 £375 -
South West - 1 £375 -
Manchester - 1 - -
Cheshire - 1 - -

Jython
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 70 (53.44%) Python
2 63 (48.09%) WebSphere
3 57 (43.51%) IBM
4 56 (42.75%) WebSphere Application Server
5 53 (40.46%) Finance
6 52 (39.69%) Linux
7 49 (37.40%) Puppet
8 48 (36.64%) HTTP
9 46 (35.11%) Java
10 45 (34.35%) Middleware
11 39 (29.77%) JavaScript
12 37 (28.24%) Amazon AWS
13 36 (27.48%) SSL
14 35 (26.72%) ITIL
15 31 (23.66%) Unix
16 29 (22.14%) J2EE
16 29 (22.14%) Scala
17 28 (21.37%) Groovy
17 28 (21.37%) JRuby
17 28 (21.37%) Web Services
17 28 (21.37%) Apache
17 28 (21.37%) IBM HTTP Server
17 28 (21.37%) Shell Script
17 28 (21.37%) Introscope
18 27 (20.61%) Agile Software Development
18 27 (20.61%) HTML
18 27 (20.61%) Clojure
19 26 (19.85%) Perl
20 25 (19.08%) TDD
20 25 (19.08%) CSS

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 63 (48.09%) WebSphere
2 56 (42.75%) WebSphere Application Server
3 28 (21.37%) Apache
3 28 (21.37%) IBM HTTP Server
4 20 (15.27%) WebLogic
5 14 (10.69%) WebSphere Portal
6 12 (9.16%) WebLogic Portal
7 10 (7.63%) FileNet
8 5 (3.82%) Tomcat
9 4 (3.05%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 3 (2.29%) JBoss
11 2 (1.53%) IIS
11 2 (1.53%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 2 (1.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 2 (1.53%) WebSphere Process Server
12 1 (0.76%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 3 (2.29%) MS Excel
1 3 (2.29%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.53%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (5.34%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (1.53%) Documaker
2 2 (1.53%) Oracle FAH
3 1 (0.76%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 1 (0.76%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 37 (28.24%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (7.63%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 10 (7.63%) AWS CloudFormation
3 5 (3.82%) GitHub
4 4 (3.05%) PaaS
5 3 (2.29%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 48 (36.64%) HTTP
2 36 (27.48%) SSL
3 22 (16.79%) DNS
4 16 (12.21%) LDAP
5 11 (8.40%) Firewall
5 11 (8.40%) HTTPS
6 8 (6.11%) iSCSI
6 8 (6.11%) NAS
6 8 (6.11%) SAN
7 3 (2.29%) TCP/IP
8 2 (1.53%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (18.32%) MongoDB
2 21 (16.03%) MySQL
3 13 (9.92%) SQL Server
4 8 (6.11%) DB2
5 6 (4.58%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.53%) Oracle BI EE
6 2 (1.53%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 28 (21.37%) Introscope
2 19 (14.50%) Git (software)
3 17 (12.98%) Jenkins
4 9 (6.87%) Ant
5 5 (3.82%) Gradle
5 5 (3.82%) Spock
6 4 (3.05%) JIRA
6 4 (3.05%) Selenium
7 3 (2.29%) Geb
7 3 (2.29%) JMeter
7 3 (2.29%) JUnit
7 3 (2.29%) SoapUI
7 3 (2.29%) The Grinder
7 3 (2.29%) Vagrant
7 3 (2.29%) WebDriver
7 3 (2.29%) Zephyr
8 2 (1.53%) ClearQuest
8 2 (1.53%) Eclipse
8 2 (1.53%) Maven
8 2 (1.53%) Subversion
General
1 53 (40.46%) Finance
2 8 (6.11%) Retail
3 6 (4.58%) Banking
4 3 (2.29%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.53%) Billing
6 1 (0.76%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 40 (30.53%) Administrator
2 37 (28.24%) Developer
3 30 (22.90%) WebSphere Administrator
4 26 (19.85%) Java Developer
5 23 (17.56%) Senior Developer
6 22 (16.79%) Senior Java Developer
7 9 (6.87%) Consultant
7 9 (6.87%) DevOps Engineer
8 7 (5.34%) AWS DevOps
8 7 (5.34%) AWS Engineer
8 7 (5.34%) Server Administrator
8 7 (5.34%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
8 7 (5.34%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
9 6 (4.58%) WebSphere Specialist
10 5 (3.82%) Software Engineer
11 4 (3.05%) Applications Developer
11 4 (3.05%) Automation Engineer
11 4 (3.05%) DevOps Consultant
11 4 (3.05%) WebSphere Consultant
12 3 (2.29%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (34.35%) Middleware
2 29 (22.14%) J2EE
3 28 (21.37%) JRuby
3 28 (21.37%) Web Services
4 27 (20.61%) HTML
5 25 (19.08%) CSS
6 24 (18.32%) CSS3
6 24 (18.32%) HTML5
6 24 (18.32%) SOAP
7 22 (16.79%) AngularJS
7 22 (16.79%) jQuery
8 21 (16.03%) Grails
8 21 (16.03%) RabbitMQ
8 21 (16.03%) WebSphere MQ
8 21 (16.03%) YUI
9 12 (9.16%) IBM Integration Bus
9 12 (9.16%) JDBC
9 12 (9.16%) JNDI
10 8 (6.11%) Worklight
11 6 (4.58%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 23 (17.56%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (9.92%) Clustering
3 12 (9.16%) DataPower
3 12 (9.16%) Public Cloud
4 4 (3.05%) Data Centre
5 3 (2.29%) Algorithms
5 3 (2.29%) iSeries
5 3 (2.29%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.53%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.76%) Over-the-Top Content
7 1 (0.76%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 52 (39.69%) Linux
2 31 (23.66%) Unix
3 22 (16.79%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 14 (10.69%) AIX
5 13 (9.92%) Windows
6 8 (6.11%) Windows Server
7 3 (2.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.76%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (26.72%) ITIL
2 27 (20.61%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (19.08%) TDD
4 24 (18.32%) Scrum
5 21 (16.03%) Responsive Web Design
6 16 (12.21%) High Availability
7 14 (10.69%) DevOps
8 12 (9.16%) Garbage Collection
8 12 (9.16%) ITSM
9 9 (6.87%) Change Management
9 9 (6.87%) OO
10 8 (6.11%) Continuous Improvement
10 8 (6.11%) SOA
10 8 (6.11%) Software Distribution
10 8 (6.11%) Virtual Environments
11 7 (5.34%) Release Management
12 6 (4.58%) Incident Management
12 6 (4.58%) MVC
13 5 (3.82%) Performance Tuning
13 5 (3.82%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 70 (53.44%) Python
2 46 (35.11%) Java
3 39 (29.77%) JavaScript
4 29 (22.14%) Scala
5 28 (21.37%) Groovy
5 28 (21.37%) Shell Script
6 27 (20.61%) Clojure
7 26 (19.85%) Perl
8 19 (14.50%) SQL
9 14 (10.69%) Bash Shell
9 14 (10.69%) PowerShell
10 12 (9.16%) Korn
11 5 (3.82%) PHP
12 3 (2.29%) Erlang
12 3 (2.29%) Go
13 2 (1.53%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 12 (9.16%) Security Cleared
2 11 (8.40%) SC Cleared
3 4 (3.05%) DV Cleared
4 3 (2.29%) ISEB
4 3 (2.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (1.53%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.76%) OCA
6 1 (0.76%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 19 (14.50%) Active Directory
2 5 (3.82%) Docker
3 1 (0.76%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 49 (37.40%) Puppet
2 15 (11.45%) BladeLogic
3 13 (9.92%) CA Wily
3 13 (9.92%) HP Operations Orchestration
3 13 (9.92%) SCOrch
4 5 (3.82%) SCCM
5 4 (3.05%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 4 (3.05%) WSUS
6 2 (1.53%) HP UCMDB
6 2 (1.53%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.76%) Terraform
Vendors
1 57 (43.51%) IBM
2 19 (14.50%) ATG
3 18 (13.74%) AppDynamics
4 15 (11.45%) CA
4 15 (11.45%) HP
4 15 (11.45%) Oracle
5 14 (10.69%) Dell
6 13 (9.92%) BMC
7 10 (7.63%) Microsoft
8 4 (3.05%) Adobe
8 4 (3.05%) Siebel
8 4 (3.05%) Symantec
9 2 (1.53%) IFS
9 2 (1.53%) PeopleSoft
9 2 (1.53%) Remedy
9 2 (1.53%) SAP
9 2 (1.53%) Sybase
10 1 (0.76%) Red Hat
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