Period
to 24 September 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Jython skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Jython over the 6 months to 24 September 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
6 months to
24 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 845 736 804
Rank change year-on-year -109 +68 -24
Contract jobs citing Jython 31 143 106
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.032% 0.13% 0.093%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.076% 0.34% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 97 76
UK median daily rate £575 £475 £384
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.05% +23.78% -0.97%
10th Percentile £350 £320 £310
90th Percentile £800 £613 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £443 £380
% change year-on-year +1.69% +16.45% -10.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
UK median hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £45.00 -

Jython is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 40782 42448 43443
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 41.89% 39.79% 38.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 28146 29187 29249
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.23%
10th Percentile £305 £280 £263
90th Percentile £625 £588 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.67% +3.45% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 762 911 967
UK median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £36.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +2.74% +12.31%
10th Percentile £15.79 £14.00 £15.50
90th Percentile £53.75 £51.50 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year +6.67% +1.35% +10.37%

Jython
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Jython as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Jython in the UK

Jython
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Jython in the UK

Jython
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Jython over the 6 months to 24 September 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Jython in the UK

Jython
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Jython in the UK

Jython
Top 12 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 6 months to 24 September 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -83 31 £575 +21.05%
UK excluding London -10 16 £450 +1.69%
London -55 15 £650 +33.33%
North of England +50 10 £450 +9.09%
North West +20 7 £450 +20.00%
Yorkshire +31 2 - -
South West +6 2 £400 +9.44%
South East +4 2 - -
North East +61 1 £325 -20.73%
West Midlands +31 1 £350 +9.38%
Midlands +26 1 £350 +9.38%
East of England -18 1 - -

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 21 (67.74%) Python
2 18 (58.06%) Java
3 16 (51.61%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (41.94%) Linux
4 13 (41.94%) Amazon AWS
5 12 (38.71%) Shell Script
5 12 (38.71%) Groovy
6 11 (35.48%) TDD
6 11 (35.48%) Finance
6 11 (35.48%) Scrum
6 11 (35.48%) Scala
6 11 (35.48%) Clojure
7 10 (32.26%) Puppet
7 10 (32.26%) MongoDB
7 10 (32.26%) AngularJS
7 10 (32.26%) JRuby
7 10 (32.26%) jQuery
7 10 (32.26%) CSS
7 10 (32.26%) JavaScript
7 10 (32.26%) MySQL
7 10 (32.26%) HTML
8 9 (29.03%) Grails
8 9 (29.03%) YUI
8 9 (29.03%) RabbitMQ
8 9 (29.03%) Responsive Web Design
8 9 (29.03%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (29.03%) HTML5
8 9 (29.03%) CSS3
9 8 (25.81%) WebSphere
9 8 (25.81%) Middleware

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Co-occurring 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 8 (25.81%) WebSphere
2 6 (19.35%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (12.90%) Apache
3 4 (12.90%) IIS
4 3 (9.68%) IBM HTTP Server
4 3 (9.68%) JBoss
5 2 (6.45%) Tomcat
5 2 (6.45%) WebLogic
5 2 (6.45%) WebSphere Process Server
6 1 (3.23%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (3.23%) OpenStack
6 1 (3.23%) Oracle HTTP Server
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 13 (41.94%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (9.68%) Amazon S3
3 1 (3.23%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (3.23%) AWS OpsWorks
3 1 (3.23%) DigitalOcean
3 1 (3.23%) Linode
3 1 (3.23%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (25.81%) HTTP
2 6 (19.35%) SSH
2 6 (19.35%) SSL
3 3 (9.68%) LDAP
4 1 (3.23%) Firewall
4 1 (3.23%) FTP
4 1 (3.23%) HTTPS
4 1 (3.23%) PuTTY
4 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (32.26%) MongoDB
1 10 (32.26%) MySQL
2 2 (6.45%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.23%) Big Data
3 1 (3.23%) DataStage
3 1 (3.23%) DB2
3 1 (3.23%) Hadoop
3 1 (3.23%) IBM InfoSphere
3 1 (3.23%) Neo4j
3 1 (3.23%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.23%) Pentaho
3 1 (3.23%) Redis
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Git (software)
1 3 (9.68%) JIRA
2 2 (6.45%) Ant
2 2 (6.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (6.45%) ClearCase
2 2 (6.45%) ClearQuest
2 2 (6.45%) Eclipse
2 2 (6.45%) JUnit
2 2 (6.45%) Vagrant
3 1 (3.23%) Cucumber
3 1 (3.23%) Geb
3 1 (3.23%) HP UFT
3 1 (3.23%) JConsole
3 1 (3.23%) Maven
3 1 (3.23%) Selenium
3 1 (3.23%) SoapUI
3 1 (3.23%) Spock
3 1 (3.23%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (3.23%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.23%) VisualVM
General
1 11 (35.48%) Finance
2 3 (9.68%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (32.26%) Developer
2 8 (25.81%) Administrator
3 6 (19.35%) Java Developer
4 5 (16.13%) Development Team Leader
4 5 (16.13%) Java Development Team Leader
4 5 (16.13%) Java Team Leader
4 5 (16.13%) Senior Developer
4 5 (16.13%) Senior Java Developer
4 5 (16.13%) Team Leader
5 4 (12.90%) Automation Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) Technical Leader
5 4 (12.90%) Technical Team Leader
5 4 (12.90%) WebSphere Administrator
6 3 (9.68%) Linux Administrator
6 3 (9.68%) Server Administrator
6 3 (9.68%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
7 2 (6.45%) Automation Developer
7 2 (6.45%) AWS Administrator
8 1 (3.23%) Pentaho Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Unix Scripter
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (32.26%) AngularJS
1 10 (32.26%) CSS
1 10 (32.26%) HTML
1 10 (32.26%) jQuery
1 10 (32.26%) JRuby
2 9 (29.03%) CSS3
2 9 (29.03%) Grails
2 9 (29.03%) HTML5
2 9 (29.03%) RabbitMQ
2 9 (29.03%) YUI
3 8 (25.81%) Middleware
4 4 (12.90%) XML
5 3 (9.68%) J2EE
6 2 (6.45%) ActiveMQ
6 2 (6.45%) JDBC
6 2 (6.45%) REST
6 2 (6.45%) SOAP
7 1 (3.23%) Web Services
7 1 (3.23%) XSD
7 1 (3.23%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 9 (29.03%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.68%) Public Cloud
3 2 (6.45%) Algorithms
3 2 (6.45%) iSeries
4 1 (3.23%) Clustering
4 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.23%) DataPower
4 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.23%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (3.23%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.23%) Over-the-Top Content
4 1 (3.23%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 13 (41.94%) Linux
2 6 (19.35%) Windows
3 5 (16.13%) Unix
4 4 (12.90%) AIX
5 2 (6.45%) Solaris
5 2 (6.45%) Windows Server
6 1 (3.23%) CentOS
6 1 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (3.23%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (51.61%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (35.48%) Scrum
2 11 (35.48%) TDD
3 9 (29.03%) Responsive Web Design
4 5 (16.13%) ITIL
5 4 (12.90%) Change Management
5 4 (12.90%) Workflow
6 3 (9.68%) DevOps
6 3 (9.68%) Service Delivery
6 3 (9.68%) Test Automation
7 2 (6.45%) BDD
7 2 (6.45%) Database Tuning
7 2 (6.45%) E-business
7 2 (6.45%) E-Commerce
7 2 (6.45%) Kanban
7 2 (6.45%) Open Source
7 2 (6.45%) Task Automation
8 1 (3.23%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (3.23%) High Availability
8 1 (3.23%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 21 (67.74%) Python
2 18 (58.06%) Java
3 12 (38.71%) Groovy
3 12 (38.71%) Shell Script
4 11 (35.48%) Clojure
4 11 (35.48%) Scala
5 10 (32.26%) JavaScript
6 7 (22.58%) Perl
7 6 (19.35%) SQL
8 4 (12.90%) Bash Shell
9 2 (6.45%) Ruby
10 1 (3.23%) C#
10 1 (3.23%) C++
10 1 (3.23%) Go
10 1 (3.23%) PHP
10 1 (3.23%) VBScript
10 1 (3.23%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.23%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) ISEB
2 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.23%) Docker
2 1 (3.23%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 1 (3.23%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (3.23%) VirtualBox
2 1 (3.23%) Xen
Systems Management
1 10 (32.26%) Puppet
2 2 (6.45%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.23%) Ansible
3 1 (3.23%) BladeLogic
3 1 (3.23%) CA Service Virtualization
3 1 (3.23%) CA Single Sign-On
3 1 (3.23%) CA Wily
3 1 (3.23%) Nagios
3 1 (3.23%) OpenNMS
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (3.23%) Tivoli
3 1 (3.23%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 8 (25.81%) IBM
2 7 (22.58%) HP
3 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
4 3 (9.68%) CA
5 2 (6.45%) VMware
6 1 (3.23%) Google
6 1 (3.23%) Informatica
6 1 (3.23%) Oracle
6 1 (3.23%) Pega
6 1 (3.23%) Rackspace
6 1 (3.23%) Red Hat
6 1 (3.23%) SaltStack
6 1 (3.23%) Talend