The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Jython (JPython)
Rank 542 567 517
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -50
Contract jobs citing Jython 65 15 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.028% 0.068%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.32% 0.076% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 7 22
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£388 £425 £575
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% -26.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £350 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £620
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £475 £310
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +53.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
20342 19691 17540
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 37.55% 37.41% 37.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 13467 13006 10832
Average daily rate £400 £375 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 421 468 618
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £17.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £52.50 £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%

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 22 May 2015.

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 30 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 22 May 2015. 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +4 44 £438 +2.94% 2
London +5 21 £450 +12.50%
Wales - 15 £340 -
South Wales - 13 £336 -
Newport - 13 £336 -
South East -7 10 £400 -
Edinburgh +3 5 £450 -
Scotland 0 5 £450 -
Yorkshire -10 5 £513 +20.58%
Greenford - 5 - -
West Midlands -6 4 £450 -10.00%
City of London - 4 £500 -
Warwick - 4 £450 -
Surrey - 4 £413 -
Warwickshire - 4 £450 -
Milton Keynes +3 3 £375 -
Buckinghamshire +2 3 £375 -
Cheshire - 3 £463 -
North West - 3 £463 -
Canary Wharf - 3 £475 -
Leeds - 3 - -
Chester - 3 £463 -
West Yorkshire - 3 - -
Berkshire - 3 £400 -
Sheffield -7 2 £513 +20.58%
South Yorkshire -8 2 £513 +20.58%
Bracknell - 2 £400 -
County Antrim - 1 £250 -
Belfast - 1 £250 -
Wiltshire - 1 - -

Jython
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 61 (58.10%) Linux
2 59 (56.19%) WebSphere
3 55 (52.38%) WebSphere Application Server
4 40 (38.10%) Windows
5 38 (36.19%) Python
6 36 (34.29%) UNIX
6 36 (34.29%) Perl
6 36 (34.29%) Introscope
7 35 (33.33%) Java
8 34 (32.38%) HTTP
9 28 (26.67%) IBM
10 27 (25.71%) AIX
11 26 (24.76%) ITIL
11 26 (24.76%) SSL
12 25 (23.81%) DB2
12 25 (23.81%) SQL
12 25 (23.81%) Oracle
12 25 (23.81%) WebSphere Portal
13 24 (22.86%) IBM HTTP Server
14 21 (20.00%) Shell Script
14 21 (20.00%) CA Wily
15 19 (18.10%) Scrum
15 19 (18.10%) Apache
16 17 (16.19%) Solaris
16 17 (16.19%) Finance
16 17 (16.19%) Migration
16 17 (16.19%) WebSphere Process Server
16 17 (16.19%) Middleware
17 16 (15.24%) CA
17 16 (15.24%) zOS

Jython
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 59 (56.19%) WebSphere
2 55 (52.38%) WebSphere Application Server
3 25 (23.81%) WebSphere Portal
4 24 (22.86%) IBM HTTP Server
5 19 (18.10%) Apache
6 17 (16.19%) WebSphere Process Server
7 16 (15.24%) CICS
8 14 (13.33%) WebLogic
9 11 (10.48%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 7 (6.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 7 (6.67%) Tomcat
10 7 (6.67%) WebLogic Portal
11 6 (5.71%) IIS
12 5 (4.76%) GlassFish
13 4 (3.81%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 2 (1.90%) JBoss
14 2 (1.90%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 1 (0.95%) MS Office
1 1 (0.95%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.90%) Documaker
1 2 (1.90%) Oracle BPM
1 2 (1.90%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.95%) HFM
Communications & Networking
1 34 (32.38%) HTTP
2 26 (24.76%) SSL
3 15 (14.29%) DNS
4 9 (8.57%) TCP/IP
4 9 (8.57%) LDAP
5 6 (5.71%) HTTPS
6 4 (3.81%) Firewall
7 3 (2.86%) NAS
7 3 (2.86%) SAN
8 2 (1.90%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (23.81%) DB2
2 8 (7.62%) Oracle Database
3 7 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (5.71%) RDBMS
4 6 (5.71%) Relational Database
5 5 (4.76%) MySQL
5 5 (4.76%) Oracle Database 10g
6 4 (3.81%) Oracle ODI
7 3 (2.86%) SQL Server
7 3 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (2.86%) Essbase
8 2 (1.90%) Oracle BI EE
8 2 (1.90%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 1 (0.95%) Hyperion Smart View
9 1 (0.95%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 36 (34.29%) Introscope
2 14 (13.33%) MSBuild
2 14 (13.33%) Jenkins
2 14 (13.33%) Hudson
3 13 (12.38%) Artifactory
4 8 (7.62%) Subversion
4 8 (7.62%) Maven
4 8 (7.62%) Gradle
5 6 (5.71%) Ant
6 5 (4.76%) Oracle APEX
7 2 (1.90%) JIRA
General
1 17 (16.19%) Finance
2 4 (3.81%) Banking
3 3 (2.86%) Billing
4 2 (1.90%) Retail
5 1 (0.95%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.95%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.95%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 34 (32.38%) Administrator
2 25 (23.81%) WebSphere Administrator
3 16 (15.24%) Server Administrator
3 16 (15.24%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
4 14 (13.33%) WebSphere Engineer
5 11 (10.48%) Analyst
6 9 (8.57%) Consultant
7 8 (7.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (6.67%) Deployment Specialist
9 5 (4.76%) Designer
9 5 (4.76%) Support Analyst
9 5 (4.76%) Technical Support
9 5 (4.76%) Solutions Designer
9 5 (4.76%) Technical Support Analyst
9 5 (4.76%) Technical Analyst
10 4 (3.81%) Server Engineer
10 4 (3.81%) WebSphere Specialist
10 4 (3.81%) Applications Specialist
10 4 (3.81%) Server Specialist
10 4 (3.81%) Senior Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (16.19%) Middleware
2 16 (15.24%) J2EE
3 15 (14.29%) .NET
4 14 (13.33%) WebSphere MQ
4 14 (13.33%) Worklight
5 10 (9.52%) JRuby
6 9 (8.57%) Web Services
7 6 (5.71%) JDBC
8 5 (4.76%) Java EE 5
8 5 (4.76%) jQuery
8 5 (4.76%) Spring
8 5 (4.76%) Java EE
8 5 (4.76%) CSS
8 5 (4.76%) JSP
8 5 (4.76%) Hibernate
8 5 (4.76%) Oracle ADF
9 4 (3.81%) SOAP
9 4 (3.81%) JNDI
10 2 (1.90%) JMS
10 2 (1.90%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 16 (15.24%) LPAR
2 12 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (6.67%) Clustering
4 6 (5.71%) CMDB
5 2 (1.90%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.90%) Mainframe
5 2 (1.90%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.95%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.95%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 61 (58.10%) Linux
2 40 (38.10%) Windows
3 36 (34.29%) UNIX
4 27 (25.71%) AIX
5 17 (16.19%) Solaris
6 16 (15.24%) zOS
7 15 (14.29%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 6 (5.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (3.81%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (3.81%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (2.86%) Windows NT
12 1 (0.95%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (24.76%) ITIL
2 19 (18.10%) Scrum
3 17 (16.19%) Migration
4 10 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
4 10 (9.52%) DevOps
5 9 (8.57%) SOA
6 8 (7.62%) Software Delivery
7 7 (6.67%) Continuous Delivery
7 7 (6.67%) E-Commerce
7 7 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (5.71%) UML
8 6 (5.71%) Performance Tuning
9 5 (4.76%) Mentoring
9 5 (4.76%) Root Cause Analysis
9 5 (4.76%) Waterfall
9 5 (4.76%) Use Case
9 5 (4.76%) Performance Testing
9 5 (4.76%) OO
9 5 (4.76%) OOD
9 5 (4.76%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (36.19%) Python
2 36 (34.29%) Perl
3 35 (33.33%) Java
4 25 (23.81%) SQL
5 21 (20.00%) Shell Script
6 15 (14.29%) PowerShell
7 14 (13.33%) Bash Shell
8 11 (10.48%) PL/SQL
9 8 (7.62%) JavaScript
9 8 (7.62%) Korn
10 6 (5.71%) PHP
11 5 (4.76%) Groovy
12 4 (3.81%) Tcl
12 4 (3.81%) VBScript
13 2 (1.90%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
14 1 (0.95%) VB
14 1 (0.95%) C
14 1 (0.95%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 6 (5.71%) SC Cleared
1 6 (5.71%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.95%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.90%) QA
1 2 (1.90%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (6.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.90%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 21 (20.00%) CA Wily
2 4 (3.81%) Control-M
3 3 (2.86%) HP UCMDB
4 2 (1.90%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (1.90%) BladeLogic
4 2 (1.90%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 28 (26.67%) IBM
2 25 (23.81%) Oracle
3 16 (15.24%) CA
4 15 (14.29%) AppDynamics
5 8 (7.62%) ATG
6 7 (6.67%) Remedy
7 6 (5.71%) Red Hat
7 6 (5.71%) Adobe
8 4 (3.81%) HP
8 4 (3.81%) BMC
9 3 (2.86%) Citrix
9 3 (2.86%) Hyperion
10 2 (1.90%) Microsoft
10 2 (1.90%) Sun
10 2 (1.90%) WorldPay
11 1 (0.95%) SAP
11 1 (0.95%) Siebel