Period
to 17 November 2018

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 17 November 2018 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
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 860 848 782
Rank change year-on-year -12 -66 +22
Contract jobs citing Jython 24 42 121
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.023% 0.041% 0.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.052% 0.097% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 21 84
UK median daily rate £390 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.33% -5.26% +15.15%
10th Percentile £283 £350 £320
90th Percentile £614 £675 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £376 £430 £445
% change year-on-year -12.67% -3.37% +17.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 2
UK median hourly rate £45.00 - £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 - £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 46,071 43,141 42,782
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 44.68% 41.95% 40.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 32,416 30,149 29,368
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £315 £306 £281
90th Percentile £638 £638 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 675 803 890
UK median hourly rate £41.53 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.83% +6.67% +1.35%
10th Percentile £16.25 £16.15 £14.25
90th Percentile £52.50 £52.50 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +5.00% +6.67% -

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 17 November 2018.

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 10 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 17 November 2018. 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 -24 23 £395 -12.22% 3
UK excluding London -10 16 £376 -12.67% 3
South East -2 9 - -
London -4 8 £491 -6.43%
East Midlands +12 4 £343 -
Midlands -18 4 £343 -2.14%
North of England -35 2 - - 3
Yorkshire -10 1 - - 1
North West -19 1 - -
Scotland - 1 £376 -

For the 6 months to 17 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Jython also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads with a requirement for Jython.

1 18 (75.00%) Python
2 16 (66.67%) Java
3 10 (41.67%) SQL
3 10 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (29.17%) Web Services
5 6 (25.00%) IBM
5 6 (25.00%) SOAP
5 6 (25.00%) SNMP
5 6 (25.00%) Scrum
5 6 (25.00%) Groovy
5 6 (25.00%) Network Management
5 6 (25.00%) REST
6 5 (20.83%) SC Cleared
6 5 (20.83%) Security Cleared
6 5 (20.83%) Software Engineering
6 5 (20.83%) Software Testing
6 5 (20.83%) Finance
6 5 (20.83%) Unix
6 5 (20.83%) Linux
6 5 (20.83%) UML
6 5 (20.83%) J2EE
7 4 (16.67%) Oracle
7 4 (16.67%) WebSphere Application Server
7 4 (16.67%) JavaScript
7 4 (16.67%) XML
7 4 (16.67%) HTTP
7 4 (16.67%) SSL
7 4 (16.67%) WebSphere MQ
7 4 (16.67%) Middleware
7 4 (16.67%) Hibernate

Jython
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 4 (16.67%) WebSphere
1 4 (16.67%) WebSphere Application Server
2 3 (12.50%) Confluence
2 3 (12.50%) GlassFish
2 3 (12.50%) JBoss
2 3 (12.50%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.17%) Apache Spark
3 1 (4.17%) GemFire
3 1 (4.17%) IBM HTTP Server
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (4.17%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (12.50%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (12.50%) Google Cloud Platform
1 3 (12.50%) PaaS
1 3 (12.50%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 6 (25.00%) SNMP
2 4 (16.67%) HTTP
2 4 (16.67%) SSL
3 2 (8.33%) DVB
3 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
4 1 (4.17%) DNS
4 1 (4.17%) Firewall
4 1 (4.17%) FTP
4 1 (4.17%) Internet
4 1 (4.17%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 3 (12.50%) Essbase
2 3 (12.50%) MOLAP
2 3 (12.50%) MySQL
2 3 (12.50%) NoSQL
2 3 (12.50%) OLAP
3 1 (4.17%) Big Data
3 1 (4.17%) DB2
3 1 (4.17%) Hadoop
3 1 (4.17%) HBase
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 4 (16.67%) Jenkins
1 4 (16.67%) Maven
1 4 (16.67%) Subversion
2 3 (12.50%) Ant
2 3 (12.50%) Cucumber
2 3 (12.50%) Eclipse
2 3 (12.50%) Gradle
2 3 (12.50%) JIRA
2 3 (12.50%) NetBeans
2 3 (12.50%) Vagrant
3 2 (8.33%) JMeter
3 2 (8.33%) JUnit
3 2 (8.33%) QF-Test
3 2 (8.33%) Selenium
3 2 (8.33%) SoapUI
4 1 (4.17%) Concordion
4 1 (4.17%) CruiseControl
4 1 (4.17%) Hudson
4 1 (4.17%) Introscope
General
1 5 (20.83%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Banking
3 1 (4.17%) Financial Institution
3 1 (4.17%) Marketing
3 1 (4.17%) Military
3 1 (4.17%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (50.00%) Developer
2 7 (29.17%) Java Developer
3 6 (25.00%) Python Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Java Software Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Software Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Administrator
5 2 (8.33%) Data Integration Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Integration Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Middleware Specialist
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Test Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Big Data Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Data Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Functional Test Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Oracle SOA Administrator
6 1 (4.17%) QA Leader
6 1 (4.17%) SOA Administrator
6 1 (4.17%) Test Environment Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Video On Demand Developer
6 1 (4.17%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (29.17%) Web Services
2 6 (25.00%) REST
2 6 (25.00%) SOAP
3 5 (20.83%) J2EE
4 4 (16.67%) Hibernate
4 4 (16.67%) JRuby
4 4 (16.67%) Middleware
4 4 (16.67%) Spring
4 4 (16.67%) WebSphere MQ
4 4 (16.67%) XML
5 3 (12.50%) CSS
5 3 (12.50%) HTML
5 3 (12.50%) JDBC
5 3 (12.50%) JNDI
5 3 (12.50%) jQuery
5 3 (12.50%) JSF
5 3 (12.50%) LDAP
5 3 (12.50%) PrimeFaces
5 3 (12.50%) XHTML
6 2 (8.33%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 3 (12.50%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (12.50%) Mobile App
2 3 (12.50%) Over-the-Top Content
2 3 (12.50%) Video on Demand
3 2 (8.33%) Clustering
4 1 (4.17%) Credit Risk
4 1 (4.17%) PKI
4 1 (4.17%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.83%) Linux
1 5 (20.83%) Unix
2 3 (12.50%) Windows
3 1 (4.17%) AIX
3 1 (4.17%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (25.00%) Network Management
2 6 (25.00%) Scrum
3 5 (20.83%) Software Engineering
3 5 (20.83%) Software Testing
3 5 (20.83%) UML
4 4 (16.67%) Kanban
4 4 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (12.50%) Data Integration
5 3 (12.50%) Functional Testing
5 3 (12.50%) Garbage Collection
5 3 (12.50%) Issue Tracking
5 3 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (12.50%) Task Automation
5 3 (12.50%) Test Automation
5 3 (12.50%) Workflow
6 2 (8.33%) Compatibility Testing
6 2 (8.33%) Regression Testing
6 2 (8.33%) TDD
6 2 (8.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (75.00%) Python
2 16 (66.67%) Java
3 10 (41.67%) SQL
4 6 (25.00%) Groovy
5 4 (16.67%) Clojure
5 4 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 4 (16.67%) Scala
6 3 (12.50%) Bash Shell
6 3 (12.50%) C#
6 3 (12.50%) Go
6 3 (12.50%) Java 8
6 3 (12.50%) Korn
6 3 (12.50%) VBA
6 3 (12.50%) VBScript
7 2 (8.33%) C
7 2 (8.33%) C++
7 2 (8.33%) Perl
7 2 (8.33%) Tcl
8 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
8 1 (4.17%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) SC Cleared
1 5 (20.83%) Security Cleared
2 4 (16.67%) Degree
3 1 (4.17%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) QA
1 2 (8.33%) Solvency II
2 1 (4.17%) IFRS
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) CA Wily
1 3 (12.50%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (4.17%) HP ALM
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) IBM
2 4 (16.67%) Oracle
3 3 (12.50%) Anaplan
3 3 (12.50%) Cognos
4 2 (8.33%) Atlassian
5 1 (4.17%) Cisco
5 1 (4.17%) Cloudera
5 1 (4.17%) Green Hat
5 1 (4.17%) Hortonworks
5 1 (4.17%) HP
5 1 (4.17%) Hyperion
5 1 (4.17%) Juniper
5 1 (4.17%) Sencha