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 22 February 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Jython (JPython)
UK
Rank 583 582 578
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -4
Contract jobs citing Jython 11 47 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.024% 0.090% 0.074%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.060% 0.24% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 31 17
Median daily rate £425 £425 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £420 £438
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £47.50 - £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 - £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
18446 19864 19532
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 40.67% 38.19% 37.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 12706 13500 12868
Median daily rate £425 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 425 486 416
Median hourly rate £41.82 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.55% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.32 £18.60 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.68 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +11.11%

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
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 11 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 22 February 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 +13 8 £425 -10.52% 4
London +18 3 £425 -22.72% 1
North West +12 3 £350 -
Scotland +24 2 - -
Cheshire +22 2 - -
South East +10 2 - - 2
Knutsford +10 2 - -
Hampshire +6 2 - - 1
Glasgow +4 2 - -
Portsmouth - 2 - -
Manchester +8 1 £350 -

Jython
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 35 (57.38%) Python
2 33 (54.10%) Middleware
3 31 (50.82%) WebSphere
4 29 (47.54%) Linux
5 27 (44.26%) HTTP
6 24 (39.34%) IBM
6 24 (39.34%) JavaScript
6 24 (39.34%) WebSphere Application Server
7 23 (37.70%) Puppet
8 21 (34.43%) Unix
9 20 (32.79%) SQL
10 18 (29.51%) Java
10 18 (29.51%) ITIL
10 18 (29.51%) CA
11 17 (27.87%) BMC
11 17 (27.87%) SSL
11 17 (27.87%) BladeLogic
11 17 (27.87%) PowerShell
11 17 (27.87%) SCOrch
12 16 (26.23%) Dell
13 15 (24.59%) HP
14 14 (22.95%) Apache
14 14 (22.95%) Perl
14 14 (22.95%) ITSM
14 14 (22.95%) HP Operations Orchestration
15 13 (21.31%) Security Cleared
15 13 (21.31%) Firewall
15 13 (21.31%) Active Directory
16 12 (19.67%) AIX
17 11 (18.03%) WebLogic

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 31 (50.82%) WebSphere
2 24 (39.34%) WebSphere Application Server
3 14 (22.95%) Apache
4 11 (18.03%) WebLogic
5 8 (13.11%) IBM HTTP Server
6 5 (8.20%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 5 (8.20%) Tomcat
7 4 (6.56%) FileNet
7 4 (6.56%) WebLogic Portal
7 4 (6.56%) WebSphere Portal
8 3 (4.92%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 2 (3.28%) CMS
9 2 (3.28%) GlassFish
9 2 (3.28%) JBoss
9 2 (3.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (1.64%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (4.92%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.64%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (9.84%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 3 (4.92%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 8 (13.11%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.92%) PaaS
3 1 (1.64%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (1.64%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.64%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.64%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (1.64%) AWS OpsWorks
3 1 (1.64%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 27 (44.26%) HTTP
2 17 (27.87%) SSL
3 13 (21.31%) Firewall
4 10 (16.39%) SAN
5 8 (13.11%) HTTPS
5 8 (13.11%) iSCSI
5 8 (13.11%) NAS
6 6 (9.84%) DNS
6 6 (9.84%) TCP/IP
7 5 (8.20%) LDAP
8 4 (6.56%) SNMP
9 3 (4.92%) DMZ
10 2 (3.28%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.11%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.20%) MySQL
3 4 (6.56%) DB2
3 4 (6.56%) MongoDB
3 4 (6.56%) NoSQL
3 4 (6.56%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.28%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.64%) Redis
Development Applications
1 8 (13.11%) Ant
2 6 (9.84%) Introscope
3 3 (4.92%) Git (software)
3 3 (4.92%) Jenkins
3 3 (4.92%) Subversion
4 2 (3.28%) Eclipse
4 2 (3.28%) Gradle
4 2 (3.28%) Oracle APEX
4 2 (3.28%) Spock
5 1 (1.64%) EasyMock
5 1 (1.64%) Geb
5 1 (1.64%) jMock
5 1 (1.64%) JUnit
5 1 (1.64%) Maven
5 1 (1.64%) Mockito
5 1 (1.64%) Selenium
5 1 (1.64%) Vagrant
General
1 8 (13.11%) Finance
2 4 (6.56%) Banking
3 2 (3.28%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (21.31%) Automation Engineer
2 12 (19.67%) Administrator
3 10 (16.39%) Developer
4 8 (13.11%) WebSphere Administrator
5 7 (11.48%) WebSphere Specialist
6 5 (8.20%) Java Developer
6 5 (8.20%) Middleware Specialist
7 4 (6.56%) Senior Developer
7 4 (6.56%) Senior Java Developer
8 3 (4.92%) Cloud Automation Engineer
8 3 (4.92%) Cloud Engineer
8 3 (4.92%) Consultant
8 3 (4.92%) Middleware Administrator
8 3 (4.92%) Server Administrator
8 3 (4.92%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
9 2 (3.28%) DevOps Engineer
9 2 (3.28%) Java Engineer
9 2 (3.28%) Middleware Engineer
9 2 (3.28%) Web Engineer
9 2 (3.28%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (54.10%) Middleware
2 10 (16.39%) J2EE
3 9 (14.75%) WebSphere MQ
4 8 (13.11%) Web Services
5 7 (11.48%) JRuby
5 7 (11.48%) SOAP
6 6 (9.84%) IBM Integration Bus
7 5 (8.20%) CSS
7 5 (8.20%) HTML
8 4 (6.56%) JDBC
8 4 (6.56%) JNDI
8 4 (6.56%) REST
8 4 (6.56%) Servlets
9 3 (4.92%) AngularJS
9 3 (4.92%) CSS3
9 3 (4.92%) Grails
9 3 (4.92%) HTML5
9 3 (4.92%) jQuery
9 3 (4.92%) RabbitMQ
9 3 (4.92%) YUI
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.39%) Clustering
1 10 (16.39%) Public Cloud
2 8 (13.11%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.92%) iSeries
4 2 (3.28%) DataPower
4 2 (3.28%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.28%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.64%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.64%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.64%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.64%) Over-the-Top Content
5 1 (1.64%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 29 (47.54%) Linux
2 21 (34.43%) Unix
3 12 (19.67%) AIX
4 9 (14.75%) Windows
5 8 (13.11%) Windows Server
6 5 (8.20%) Solaris
7 4 (6.56%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 3 (4.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (3.28%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (29.51%) ITIL
2 14 (22.95%) ITSM
3 10 (16.39%) OO
4 9 (14.75%) Configuration Management
5 8 (13.11%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (13.11%) Change Management
5 8 (13.11%) Software Distribution
5 8 (13.11%) Virtual Environments
6 7 (11.48%) Business Activity Monitoring
6 7 (11.48%) Scrum
7 5 (8.20%) Garbage Collection
8 4 (6.56%) SOA
8 4 (6.56%) TDD
9 3 (4.92%) High Availability
9 3 (4.92%) Load Balancing
9 3 (4.92%) MVC
9 3 (4.92%) Open Source
9 3 (4.92%) People Management
9 3 (4.92%) Responsive Web Design
9 3 (4.92%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 35 (57.38%) Python
2 24 (39.34%) JavaScript
3 20 (32.79%) SQL
4 18 (29.51%) Java
5 17 (27.87%) PowerShell
6 14 (22.95%) Perl
7 9 (14.75%) Shell Script
8 7 (11.48%) Groovy
9 5 (8.20%) Clojure
9 5 (8.20%) Korn
9 5 (8.20%) Scala
10 4 (6.56%) Bash Shell
11 3 (4.92%) PHP
12 1 (1.64%) Erlang
12 1 (1.64%) Go
Qualifications
1 13 (21.31%) Security Cleared
2 11 (18.03%) SC Cleared
3 5 (8.20%) DV Cleared
4 2 (3.28%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.64%) QA
1 1 (1.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (1.64%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (21.31%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.28%) Docker
3 1 (1.64%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 23 (37.70%) Puppet
2 17 (27.87%) BladeLogic
2 17 (27.87%) SCOrch
3 14 (22.95%) HP Operations Orchestration
4 4 (6.56%) CA Wily
5 3 (4.92%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.64%) Ansible
Vendors
1 24 (39.34%) IBM
2 18 (29.51%) CA
3 17 (27.87%) BMC
4 16 (26.23%) Dell
5 15 (24.59%) HP
6 11 (18.03%) Microsoft
7 10 (16.39%) Oracle
8 5 (8.20%) Adobe
9 4 (6.56%) ATG
10 1 (1.64%) AppDynamics
10 1 (1.64%) Red Hat