Period
to 21 November 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 21 November 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
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 835 763 793
Rank change year-on-year -72 +30 -3
Contract jobs citing Jython 42 118 95
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.041% 0.11% 0.084%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.097% 0.28% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 81 65
UK median daily rate £450 £475 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +15.15% +7.84%
10th Percentile £350 £320 £310
90th Percentile £675 £613 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £443 £380
% change year-on-year -2.82% +16.45% -5.00%
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 43314 42222 43547
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.00% 40.32% 38.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 30261 28989 29461
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £308 £281 £269
90th Percentile £638 £588 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £369
% change year-on-year +6.67% +1.76% +5.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 805 881 1045
UK median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +0.13% +20.81%
10th Percentile £16.18 £14.34 £14.13
90th Percentile £52.50 £52.50 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +19.05%

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 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Jython in the UK

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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

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Top 13 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 21 November 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 -56 42 £450 -5.26% 3
UK excluding London -30 22 £430 -2.82%
London -46 20 £525 -4.55% 3
North of England +28 14 £450 +7.14%
North West +23 11 £450 +20.00%
Midlands +23 4 £350 +9.38%
South West -8 4 £425 +16.28%
East Midlands - 3 - -
Yorkshire +14 2 - -
North East +49 1 £325 -20.73%
West Midlands +22 1 £350 +9.38%
South East -13 1 - -
East of England -14 1 - -

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 28 (66.67%) Python
2 23 (54.76%) Java
3 21 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (42.86%) Linux
5 16 (38.10%) Ant
5 16 (38.10%) HP
5 16 (38.10%) Jenkins
6 15 (35.71%) Maven
7 14 (33.33%) IBM
7 14 (33.33%) HTTP
8 13 (30.95%) Perl
9 12 (28.57%) Middleware
10 11 (26.19%) Shell Script
11 10 (23.81%) JIRA
11 10 (23.81%) TDD
12 9 (21.43%) Scrum
12 9 (21.43%) Groovy
12 9 (21.43%) DevOps
13 8 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
13 8 (19.05%) Test Automation
13 8 (19.05%) Amazon AWS
13 8 (19.05%) VMware
13 8 (19.05%) Subversion
13 8 (19.05%) Apache
13 8 (19.05%) SQL
14 7 (16.67%) JBoss
14 7 (16.67%) CruiseControl
14 7 (16.67%) Software Testing
14 7 (16.67%) WebSphere
14 7 (16.67%) Hudson

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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 (19.05%) Apache
2 7 (16.67%) JBoss
2 7 (16.67%) WebSphere
3 5 (11.90%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (9.52%) IIS
5 3 (7.14%) IBM HTTP Server
5 3 (7.14%) WebLogic
6 2 (4.76%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (4.76%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 2 (4.76%) WebSphere Process Server
7 1 (2.38%) OpenStack
7 1 (2.38%) SAS
7 1 (2.38%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 6 (14.29%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 8 (19.05%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (11.90%) OpenShift
3 4 (9.52%) Amazon S3
4 1 (2.38%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (2.38%) AWS OpsWorks
4 1 (2.38%) DigitalOcean
4 1 (2.38%) Linode
4 1 (2.38%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (33.33%) HTTP
2 6 (14.29%) SSH
3 5 (11.90%) Internet
4 4 (9.52%) SSL
5 2 (4.76%) Firewall
6 1 (2.38%) DNS
6 1 (2.38%) LDAP
6 1 (2.38%) PuTTY
6 1 (2.38%) SMTP
6 1 (2.38%) SNMP
6 1 (2.38%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.52%) MongoDB
1 4 (9.52%) MySQL
2 3 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (4.76%) DB2
3 2 (4.76%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.38%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (2.38%) Big Data
4 1 (2.38%) DataStage
4 1 (2.38%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.38%) IBM InfoSphere
4 1 (2.38%) Neo4j
4 1 (2.38%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.38%) Pentaho
4 1 (2.38%) Redis
Development Applications
1 16 (38.10%) Ant
1 16 (38.10%) Jenkins
2 15 (35.71%) Maven
3 10 (23.81%) JIRA
4 8 (19.05%) Subversion
5 7 (16.67%) CruiseControl
5 7 (16.67%) Hudson
6 6 (14.29%) Gradle
7 5 (11.90%) Artifactory
7 5 (11.90%) Bitbucket
7 5 (11.90%) Build Forge
7 5 (11.90%) SonarQube
7 5 (11.90%) Sonatype Nexus
8 4 (9.52%) Eclipse
8 4 (9.52%) JUnit
9 3 (7.14%) Git (software)
9 3 (7.14%) HP UFT
9 3 (7.14%) Selenium
9 3 (7.14%) The Grinder
9 3 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (11.90%) Banking
1 5 (11.90%) Finance
1 5 (11.90%) Publishing
2 1 (2.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (21.43%) Developer
1 9 (21.43%) Test Manager
2 7 (16.67%) Administrator
2 7 (16.67%) Environment Manager
2 7 (16.67%) Test Environment Manager
3 5 (11.90%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (9.52%) Automation Engineer
4 4 (9.52%) Java Developer
5 3 (7.14%) Linux Administrator
5 3 (7.14%) Senior Developer
5 3 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (7.14%) WebSphere Administrator
6 2 (4.76%) Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) Automation Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Automation Tester
6 2 (4.76%) AWS Administrator
6 2 (4.76%) Server Administrator
6 2 (4.76%) Test Automation Manager
6 2 (4.76%) Tester
6 2 (4.76%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (28.57%) Middleware
2 6 (14.29%) CSS
2 6 (14.29%) HTML
2 6 (14.29%) jQuery
3 5 (11.90%) XML
4 4 (9.52%) AngularJS
4 4 (9.52%) JRuby
4 4 (9.52%) REST
5 3 (7.14%) .NET
5 3 (7.14%) CSS3
5 3 (7.14%) Gherkin
5 3 (7.14%) Grails
5 3 (7.14%) HTML5
5 3 (7.14%) RabbitMQ
5 3 (7.14%) SOAP
5 3 (7.14%) YUI
6 2 (4.76%) ActiveMQ
6 2 (4.76%) J2EE
6 2 (4.76%) JDBC
6 2 (4.76%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.90%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.14%) Public Cloud
3 2 (4.76%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.76%) iSeries
4 1 (2.38%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.38%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.38%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (2.38%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.38%) Over-the-Top Content
4 1 (2.38%) Video on Demand
4 1 (2.38%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 18 (42.86%) Linux
2 5 (11.90%) Unix
2 5 (11.90%) Windows
3 4 (9.52%) AIX
4 2 (4.76%) Solaris
4 2 (4.76%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.38%) CentOS
5 1 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.38%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (23.81%) TDD
3 9 (21.43%) DevOps
3 9 (21.43%) Scrum
4 8 (19.05%) Test Automation
5 7 (16.67%) Software Testing
6 5 (11.90%) Release Automation
7 4 (9.52%) BDD
7 4 (9.52%) ITIL
7 4 (9.52%) SDLC
7 4 (9.52%) Workflow
8 3 (7.14%) Change Management
8 3 (7.14%) Responsive Web Design
8 3 (7.14%) Service Delivery
8 3 (7.14%) Waterfall
9 2 (4.76%) Analytics
9 2 (4.76%) Database Tuning
9 2 (4.76%) E-business
9 2 (4.76%) E-Commerce
9 2 (4.76%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 28 (66.67%) Python
2 23 (54.76%) Java
3 13 (30.95%) Perl
4 11 (26.19%) Shell Script
5 9 (21.43%) Groovy
6 8 (19.05%) SQL
7 6 (14.29%) Clojure
7 6 (14.29%) JavaScript
7 6 (14.29%) Scala
8 4 (9.52%) Bash Shell
8 4 (9.52%) Ruby
9 3 (7.14%) C#
9 3 (7.14%) C++
9 3 (7.14%) VBScript
10 1 (2.38%) ClojureScript
10 1 (2.38%) Go
10 1 (2.38%) Kotlin
10 1 (2.38%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.38%) Degree
2 1 (2.38%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 8 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (16.67%) Docker
3 1 (2.38%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 1 (2.38%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (2.38%) VirtualBox
3 1 (2.38%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (9.52%) Puppet
2 3 (7.14%) CA Service Virtualization
3 1 (2.38%) Ansible
3 1 (2.38%) Marathon
3 1 (2.38%) Mesos
3 1 (2.38%) Nagios
3 1 (2.38%) OpenNMS
3 1 (2.38%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (2.38%) Tivoli
3 1 (2.38%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 16 (38.10%) HP
2 14 (33.33%) IBM
3 8 (19.05%) VMware
4 7 (16.67%) Green Hat
5 6 (14.29%) Temenos
6 4 (9.52%) Microsoft
7 3 (7.14%) CA
8 2 (4.76%) Oracle
9 1 (2.38%) Google
9 1 (2.38%) Informatica
9 1 (2.38%) Pega
9 1 (2.38%) Rackspace
9 1 (2.38%) Red Hat
9 1 (2.38%) SaltStack
9 1 (2.38%) Talend