The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Jython skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Jython over the 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Jython (JPython)
London / City of London
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 161 211
Contract jobs citing Jython 0 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London - 0.24% 0.017%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.48% 0.040%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 1
Median daily rate - £575 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +84.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate - £530 £394
% change year-on-year - +34.60%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £45.00 -

Jython is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 1699 1650 2497
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 51.55% 48.47% 42.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 1363 1407 2061
Median daily rate £510 £475 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.36% +2.70%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £325 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 22
Median hourly rate £21.50 £44.00 £24.23
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -51.13% +81.59%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.25 £19.00 £19.72
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.25 £80.00 £54.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +14.86% +2.77%  

Jython
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing Jython as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for Jython in the City of London

Jython
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Jython in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Jython in the City of London