The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England 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 24 April 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)
UK / England
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 572 588 578
Rank change year-on-year +16 -10  
Contract jobs citing Jython 9 52 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.021% 0.10% 0.091%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.051% 0.26% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 35 24
Median daily rate £500 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £368 £349
10% offered a daily rate of more than £800 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £418 £425
% change year-on-year -10.17% -1.76%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £50.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 - -

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 England with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 17660 19793 19406
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 41.35% 38.45% 37.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 12189 13760 12744
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 391 421 414
Median hourly rate £42.50 £38.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.38% +10.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.97 £13.00 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £38.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year +11.84% +7.04%  

Jython
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England 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 England

Jython
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Jython in England

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Jython in England over the 3 months to 24 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Jython in England

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Jython in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Jython in England

Jython
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Jython within the England region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
London +4 4 £725 +61.11% 3
South East +17 2 - -
North West +31 1 £375 -9.09%
Yorkshire +28 1 £500 +21.21%
North East - 1 £375 - 2
Jython
UK

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 across the England region with a requirement for Jython.

1 18 (66.67%) WebSphere
2 14 (51.85%) Python
3 13 (48.15%) Unix
3 13 (48.15%) WebSphere Application Server
3 13 (48.15%) IBM
4 12 (44.44%) Java
4 12 (44.44%) HTTP
5 11 (40.74%) Linux
6 10 (37.04%) Apache
6 10 (37.04%) SSL
7 9 (33.33%) Middleware
7 9 (33.33%) AIX
8 8 (29.63%) Ant
8 8 (29.63%) Shell Script
9 7 (25.93%) Change Management
9 7 (25.93%) Finance
10 6 (22.22%) Perl
10 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (22.22%) Business Activity Monitoring
11 5 (18.52%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
11 5 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (18.52%) TDD
11 5 (18.52%) Groovy
11 5 (18.52%) JRuby
11 5 (18.52%) Scala
11 5 (18.52%) Amazon AWS
11 5 (18.52%) Clojure
11 5 (18.52%) J2EE
11 5 (18.52%) WebLogic
11 5 (18.52%) Scrum

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Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 18 (66.67%) WebSphere
2 13 (48.15%) WebSphere Application Server
3 10 (37.04%) Apache
4 5 (18.52%) IBM HTTP Server
4 5 (18.52%) WebLogic
5 3 (11.11%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 2 (7.41%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 2 (7.41%) Tomcat
7 1 (3.70%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (3.70%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (3.70%) WebSphere Portal
Business Applications
1 5 (18.52%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 5 (18.52%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.70%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (3.70%) Amazon S3
2 1 (3.70%) AWS OpsWorks
2 1 (3.70%) GitHub
2 1 (3.70%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (44.44%) HTTP
2 10 (37.04%) SSL
3 4 (14.81%) DNS
4 3 (11.11%) SNMP
5 2 (7.41%) TCP/IP
6 1 (3.70%) LDAP
6 1 (3.70%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) MongoDB
2 3 (11.11%) DB2
2 3 (11.11%) MySQL
3 2 (7.41%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.70%) Redis
Development Applications
1 8 (29.63%) Ant
2 3 (11.11%) Introscope
3 2 (7.41%) Eclipse
3 2 (7.41%) Git (software)
3 2 (7.41%) Gradle
3 2 (7.41%) Spock
3 2 (7.41%) Subversion
4 1 (3.70%) EasyMock
4 1 (3.70%) Geb
4 1 (3.70%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.70%) JIRA
4 1 (3.70%) jMock
4 1 (3.70%) JUnit
4 1 (3.70%) Maven
4 1 (3.70%) Mockito
4 1 (3.70%) Selenium
4 1 (3.70%) Vagrant
General
1 7 (25.93%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Banking
3 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (33.33%) Administrator
2 7 (25.93%) Developer
3 6 (22.22%) WebSphere Administrator
4 4 (14.81%) Java Developer
4 4 (14.81%) Middleware Specialist
5 3 (11.11%) Server Administrator
5 3 (11.11%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
6 2 (7.41%) Applications Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Applications Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Development Team Leader
6 2 (7.41%) Java Team Leader
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Server Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Team Leader
6 2 (7.41%) Technical Leader
6 2 (7.41%) Technical Team Leader
6 2 (7.41%) Unix Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) WebSphere Developer
6 2 (7.41%) WebSphere Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) WebSphere Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (33.33%) Middleware
2 5 (18.52%) J2EE
2 5 (18.52%) JRuby
3 4 (14.81%) CSS
3 4 (14.81%) HTML
3 4 (14.81%) WebSphere MQ
4 3 (11.11%) AngularJS
4 3 (11.11%) CSS3
4 3 (11.11%) Grails
4 3 (11.11%) HTML5
4 3 (11.11%) jQuery
4 3 (11.11%) RabbitMQ
4 3 (11.11%) SOAP
4 3 (11.11%) Web Services
4 3 (11.11%) YUI
5 2 (7.41%) JDBC
5 2 (7.41%) JNDI
5 2 (7.41%) JSON
5 2 (7.41%) REST
6 1 (3.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (18.52%) Clustering
2 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.70%) DataPower
2 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.70%) Over-the-Top Content
2 1 (3.70%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 13 (48.15%) Unix
2 11 (40.74%) Linux
3 9 (33.33%) AIX
4 3 (11.11%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 2 (7.41%) Solaris
6 1 (3.70%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.93%) Change Management
2 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (22.22%) Business Activity Monitoring
3 5 (18.52%) Scrum
3 5 (18.52%) TDD
4 4 (14.81%) Configuration Management
4 4 (14.81%) ITIL
5 3 (11.11%) High Availability
5 3 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (7.41%) Garbage Collection
6 2 (7.41%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (3.70%) BDD
7 1 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (3.70%) E-Commerce
7 1 (3.70%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (3.70%) Process Improvement
7 1 (3.70%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (3.70%) SDLC
7 1 (3.70%) Server Virtualisation
7 1 (3.70%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 14 (51.85%) Python
2 12 (44.44%) Java
3 8 (29.63%) Shell Script
4 6 (22.22%) Perl
5 5 (18.52%) Clojure
5 5 (18.52%) Groovy
5 5 (18.52%) Scala
6 4 (14.81%) JavaScript
7 3 (11.11%) Bash Shell
7 3 (11.11%) Korn
7 3 (11.11%) PHP
8 1 (3.70%) Erlang
8 1 (3.70%) Go
8 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared
1 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) Docker
2 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.70%) ISA Server
2 1 (3.70%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) Puppet
2 2 (7.41%) CA Wily
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (3.70%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 13 (48.15%) IBM
2 3 (11.11%) Adobe
2 3 (11.11%) ATG
2 3 (11.11%) Oracle
3 1 (3.70%) OpenText