The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 30 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)
England / North West
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 131 169 163
Rank change year-on-year +38 -6  
Contract jobs citing Jython 1 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.036% 0.050% 0.077%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.093% 0.14% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 2
Median daily rate £375 £413 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% -10.81%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £418 £400
% change year-on-year -10.17% +4.37%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 the North West with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
North West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 1072 1405 1256
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 38.84% 34.92% 32.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 725 906 796
Median daily rate £375 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.73%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 41 28
Median hourly rate £42.00 £39.25 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.00% +6.08%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £18.80 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.33 £46.09
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +11.84% +5.55%  

Jython
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West 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 North West

Jython
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Jython in the North West

Jython
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Jython within the North West region over the 3 months to 30 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
Manchester - 1 £375 -
Jython
England

For the 6 months to 30 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 North West region with a requirement for Jython.

1 6 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 6 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 5 (83.33%) HTTP
3 4 (66.67%) SSL
4 3 (50.00%) Shell Script
4 3 (50.00%) Clustering
4 3 (50.00%) Apache
5 2 (33.33%) Unix
5 2 (33.33%) Java
5 2 (33.33%) Perl
5 2 (33.33%) Oracle
5 2 (33.33%) DB2
5 2 (33.33%) Middleware
5 2 (33.33%) Linux
6 1 (16.67%) Java EE
6 1 (16.67%) JIRA
6 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
6 1 (16.67%) IBM Integration Bus
6 1 (16.67%) CentOS
6 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
6 1 (16.67%) High Availability
6 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
6 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (16.67%) Server Virtualisation
6 1 (16.67%) IBM HTTP Server
6 1 (16.67%) IBM
6 1 (16.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 1 (16.67%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development

Jython
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 6 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 6 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 3 (50.00%) Apache
3 1 (16.67%) IBM HTTP Server
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
3 1 (16.67%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) HTTP
2 4 (66.67%) SSL
3 1 (16.67%) DNS
3 1 (16.67%) SMTP
3 1 (16.67%) SNMP
3 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
1 1 (16.67%) Subversion
General
1 1 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) WebSphere Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Middleware Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Middleware Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Server Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) WebSphere Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Middleware
2 1 (16.67%) IBM Integration Bus
2 1 (16.67%) Java EE
2 1 (16.67%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
1 2 (33.33%) Unix
2 1 (16.67%) AIX
2 1 (16.67%) CentOS
2 1 (16.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
1 1 (16.67%) High Availability
1 1 (16.67%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) Perl
3 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
3 1 (16.67%) Python
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) IBM