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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Jython (JPython)
Rank 576 591 612
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +21
Contract jobs citing Jython 45 53 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.090% 0.096% 0.037%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.22% 0.25% 0.099%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 35 8
Median daily rate £439 £420 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.46% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £513 £412
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
20312 21270 21290
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 40.82% 38.52% 37.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 13933 14486 14491
Median daily rate £430 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.38% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £293 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 414 542 414
Median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £17.00 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £50.00 £50.00
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 8 December 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 28 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 8 December 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 +13 41 £440 +4.76% 4
London -1 14 £550 +10.00% 1
North East -20 14 £425 +41.66% 1
Tyne and Wear -22 14 £425 +41.66% 1
Newcastle upon Tyne -23 14 £425 +41.66% 1
Scotland +20 9 £420 +5.00%
Renfrewshire +8 9 £420 +5.00%
Erskine +5 9 £420 +5.00%
South East +16 5 £398 -5.35% 2
North West +5 4 £400 +14.28%
Manchester +1 4 £400 +14.28%
Milton Keynes +12 3 - -
Buckinghamshire +11 3 - -
City of London -8 3 £650 +23.80%
South West - 2 - -
East of England - 2 - -
Swindon - 2 - -
Wiltshire - 2 - -
Hertfordshire - 2 - -
Hampshire +25 1 £320 -24.70%
Yorkshire +12 1 £413 -17.50%
Sheffield -13 1 £413 -17.50%
South Yorkshire -14 1 £413 -17.50%
Hook - 1 £320 -
West Midlands - 1 £320 -
Shropshire - 1 £320 -
Telford - 1 £320 -
Rickmansworth - 1 - -

Jython
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 57 (50.44%) WebSphere
2 51 (45.13%) Python
3 49 (43.36%) WebSphere Application Server
4 47 (41.59%) Unix
5 46 (40.71%) Java
6 45 (39.82%) Linux
6 45 (39.82%) IBM
7 42 (37.17%) Finance
8 41 (36.28%) Middleware
9 39 (34.51%) Puppet
10 35 (30.97%) J2EE
11 34 (30.09%) HTTP
12 32 (28.32%) Active Directory
12 32 (28.32%) Perl
13 31 (27.43%) JavaScript
14 30 (26.55%) WebLogic
15 27 (23.89%) LDAP
16 24 (21.24%) Apache
16 24 (21.24%) WebSphere MQ
16 24 (21.24%) SSL
17 23 (20.35%) WebLogic Portal
17 23 (20.35%) Oracle
17 23 (20.35%) WebSphere Portal
17 23 (20.35%) Amazon AWS
18 21 (18.58%) SQL
18 21 (18.58%) Web Services
19 20 (17.70%) CA
19 20 (17.70%) Analytical Skills
20 19 (16.81%) FileNet
20 19 (16.81%) BladeLogic

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 57 (50.44%) WebSphere
2 49 (43.36%) WebSphere Application Server
3 30 (26.55%) WebLogic
4 24 (21.24%) Apache
5 23 (20.35%) WebLogic Portal
5 23 (20.35%) WebSphere Portal
6 19 (16.81%) FileNet
7 10 (8.85%) Tomcat
8 9 (7.96%) IBM HTTP Server
9 7 (6.19%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 6 (5.31%) JBoss
11 2 (1.77%) OpenStack
11 2 (1.77%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 1 (0.88%) Elasticsearch
12 1 (0.88%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 7 (6.19%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (9.73%) Oracle BPM
2 6 (5.31%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 2 (1.77%) Documaker
3 2 (1.77%) Oracle FAH
4 1 (0.88%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 23 (20.35%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (6.19%) GitHub
3 5 (4.42%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 5 (4.42%) AWS CloudFormation
4 4 (3.54%) PaaS
5 2 (1.77%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (1.77%) DigitalOcean
5 2 (1.77%) Google Analytics
5 2 (1.77%) Linode
6 1 (0.88%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.88%) AWS OpsWorks
Communications & Networking
1 34 (30.09%) HTTP
2 27 (23.89%) LDAP
3 24 (21.24%) SSL
4 15 (13.27%) Firewall
5 10 (8.85%) HTTPS
5 10 (8.85%) SAN
6 9 (7.96%) TCP/IP
7 8 (7.08%) iSCSI
7 8 (7.08%) NAS
8 4 (3.54%) DNS
8 4 (3.54%) SNMP
9 3 (2.65%) DMZ
9 3 (2.65%) SMTP
10 1 (0.88%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (10.62%) MySQL
2 11 (9.73%) MongoDB
2 11 (9.73%) SQL Server
3 7 (6.19%) DB2
4 5 (4.42%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.77%) DataStage
5 2 (1.77%) IBM InfoSphere
5 2 (1.77%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (1.77%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.77%) Oracle ODI
5 2 (1.77%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.88%) Redis
Development Applications
1 14 (12.39%) Git (software)
1 14 (12.39%) Jenkins
2 11 (9.73%) Ant
3 5 (4.42%) Introscope
3 5 (4.42%) Selenium
3 5 (4.42%) Subversion
4 4 (3.54%) JIRA
4 4 (3.54%) JMeter
4 4 (3.54%) SoapUI
4 4 (3.54%) The Grinder
4 4 (3.54%) Vagrant
4 4 (3.54%) WebDriver
5 3 (2.65%) Gradle
5 3 (2.65%) Spock
5 3 (2.65%) Zephyr
6 2 (1.77%) Eclipse
6 2 (1.77%) Geb
6 2 (1.77%) GitLab
6 2 (1.77%) JUnit
7 1 (0.88%) ClearCase
General
1 42 (37.17%) Finance
2 14 (12.39%) Banking
3 2 (1.77%) Billing
3 2 (1.77%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (19.47%) Administrator
2 16 (14.16%) Developer
3 14 (12.39%) WebSphere Administrator
3 14 (12.39%) WebSphere Specialist
4 13 (11.50%) Automation Engineer
4 13 (11.50%) Consultant
5 12 (10.62%) Java Developer
6 11 (9.73%) Senior Developer
6 11 (9.73%) Senior Java Developer
7 7 (6.19%) Analyst
7 7 (6.19%) Middleware Specialist
7 7 (6.19%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
8 6 (5.31%) WebSphere Engineer
9 5 (4.42%) DevOps Engineer
9 5 (4.42%) WebSphere Consultant
10 4 (3.54%) DevOps Consultant
10 4 (3.54%) Test Analyst
11 3 (2.65%) AWS Engineer
11 3 (2.65%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 3 (2.65%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (36.28%) Middleware
2 35 (30.97%) J2EE
3 24 (21.24%) WebSphere MQ
4 21 (18.58%) Web Services
5 18 (15.93%) IBM Integration Bus
6 16 (14.16%) SOAP
7 14 (12.39%) JRuby
8 13 (11.50%) HTML
9 12 (10.62%) CSS
10 11 (9.73%) AngularJS
10 11 (9.73%) CSS3
10 11 (9.73%) HTML5
10 11 (9.73%) jQuery
11 10 (8.85%) Grails
11 10 (8.85%) JDBC
11 10 (8.85%) JNDI
11 10 (8.85%) RabbitMQ
11 10 (8.85%) YUI
12 5 (4.42%) RESTful
13 3 (2.65%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 20 (17.70%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (14.16%) Clustering
3 13 (11.50%) DataPower
4 12 (10.62%) Public Cloud
5 7 (6.19%) iSeries
6 2 (1.77%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.77%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.77%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.77%) Hedge funds
6 2 (1.77%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.88%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.88%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.88%) Over-the-Top Content
7 1 (0.88%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 47 (41.59%) Unix
2 45 (39.82%) Linux
3 15 (13.27%) AIX
4 14 (12.39%) Windows
5 11 (9.73%) Windows Server
6 7 (6.19%) Solaris
7 6 (5.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (2.65%) CentOS
9 2 (1.77%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (0.88%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (15.93%) High Availability
1 18 (15.93%) ITIL
2 17 (15.04%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (12.39%) ITSM
4 13 (11.50%) Scrum
5 12 (10.62%) TDD
6 11 (9.73%) DevOps
6 11 (9.73%) Garbage Collection
6 11 (9.73%) OO
7 10 (8.85%) Change Management
7 10 (8.85%) Responsive Web Design
8 8 (7.08%) Configuration Management
8 8 (7.08%) SOA
8 8 (7.08%) Software Distribution
8 8 (7.08%) Virtual Environments
9 7 (6.19%) Business Activity Monitoring
10 5 (4.42%) Incident Management
10 5 (4.42%) Open Source
10 5 (4.42%) Release Management
11 4 (3.54%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 51 (45.13%) Python
2 46 (40.71%) Java
3 32 (28.32%) Perl
4 31 (27.43%) JavaScript
5 21 (18.58%) SQL
6 17 (15.04%) PowerShell
7 14 (12.39%) Scala
8 13 (11.50%) Bash Shell
8 13 (11.50%) Clojure
8 13 (11.50%) Groovy
9 11 (9.73%) Korn
10 6 (5.31%) Shell Script
11 4 (3.54%) PHP
12 3 (2.65%) Ruby
13 2 (1.77%) Erlang
13 2 (1.77%) Go
14 1 (0.88%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 12 (10.62%) Security Cleared
2 10 (8.85%) SC Cleared
3 5 (4.42%) DV Cleared
4 3 (2.65%) ISEB
4 3 (2.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (1.77%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.88%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.77%) SLA
2 1 (0.88%) QA
2 1 (0.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 32 (28.32%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.65%) Docker
2 3 (2.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.77%) VirtualBox
3 2 (1.77%) Xen
4 1 (0.88%) ISA Server
4 1 (0.88%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 39 (34.51%) Puppet
2 19 (16.81%) BladeLogic
3 17 (15.04%) SCOrch
4 14 (12.39%) HP Operations Orchestration
5 12 (10.62%) CA Wily
6 7 (6.19%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (2.65%) Ansible
7 3 (2.65%) Nagios
7 3 (2.65%) OpenNMS
7 3 (2.65%) ZABBIX
7 3 (2.65%) Zenoss
8 2 (1.77%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 45 (39.82%) IBM
2 23 (20.35%) Oracle
3 20 (17.70%) CA
4 17 (15.04%) BMC
4 17 (15.04%) Microsoft
5 16 (14.16%) Dell
6 15 (13.27%) HP
7 3 (2.65%) VMware
8 2 (1.77%) Google
8 2 (1.77%) IFS
8 2 (1.77%) Rackspace
8 2 (1.77%) SaltStack
8 2 (1.77%) Siebel
9 1 (0.88%) AppDynamics
9 1 (0.88%) ATG
9 1 (0.88%) Informatica
9 1 (0.88%) Red Hat