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 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Jython (JPython)
UK
Rank 595 594 580
Rank change year-on-year -1 -14  
Contract jobs citing Jython 14 47 43
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.031% 0.088% 0.081%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.076% 0.23% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 34 17
Median daily rate £425 £448 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.02% -0.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £390 £349
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £568 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £425 £438
% change year-on-year -11.76% -2.85%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £47.50 - £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 - £36.00

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 with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 18403 20247 19784
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 41.15% 38.05% 37.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 12666 13835 12813
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 427 485 404
Median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +12.67%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.62 £15.00 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.64 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +4.10% +11.11%  

Jython
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 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 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Jython in the UK

Jython
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Jython in the UK

Jython
Top 19 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 3 months to 26 March 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
England +17 11 £425 -22.72% 6
London +18 4 £425 -22.72% 3
South East +17 3 - - 1
North West +27 2 £375 -11.76% 1
Scotland +12 2 - - 1
Hampshire +8 2 - -
Glasgow +1 2 - -
Portsmouth - 2 - -
Cheshire +28 1 - - 1
Milton Keynes -5 1 - -
Buckinghamshire -13 1 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £375 -
Yorkshire - 1 £500 - 1
North East - 1 £375 -
Knutsford - 1 - - 1
Manchester - 1 £375 -
Sheffield - 1 £500 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £500 -
Tyne and Wear - 1 £375 -

Jython
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 22 (62.86%) WebSphere
2 16 (45.71%) WebSphere Application Server
2 16 (45.71%) Python
2 16 (45.71%) IBM
3 15 (42.86%) HTTP
3 15 (42.86%) Linux
3 15 (42.86%) Unix
4 14 (40.00%) Java
4 14 (40.00%) Middleware
5 12 (34.29%) AIX
5 12 (34.29%) Apache
6 11 (31.43%) SSL
7 9 (25.71%) JavaScript
8 8 (22.86%) Perl
8 8 (22.86%) Ant
8 8 (22.86%) Shell Script
8 8 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (22.86%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (20.00%) Business Activity Monitoring
9 7 (20.00%) Scrum
9 7 (20.00%) IBM HTTP Server
9 7 (20.00%) Groovy
9 7 (20.00%) JRuby
9 7 (20.00%) Configuration Management
9 7 (20.00%) Change Management
10 6 (17.14%) WebSphere MQ
10 6 (17.14%) Oracle
10 6 (17.14%) WebLogic
10 6 (17.14%) CSS
10 6 (17.14%) SQL

Jython
Top Related 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 22 (62.86%) WebSphere
2 16 (45.71%) WebSphere Application Server
3 12 (34.29%) Apache
4 7 (20.00%) IBM HTTP Server
5 6 (17.14%) WebLogic
6 5 (14.29%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 3 (8.57%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 3 (8.57%) Tomcat
8 2 (5.71%) CMS
8 2 (5.71%) GlassFish
8 2 (5.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (2.86%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (2.86%) JBoss
9 1 (2.86%) WebLogic Portal
9 1 (2.86%) WebSphere Portal
Business Applications
1 6 (17.14%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.86%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.86%) Amazon S3
2 1 (2.86%) AWS OpsWorks
2 1 (2.86%) GitHub
2 1 (2.86%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (42.86%) HTTP
2 11 (31.43%) SSL
3 5 (14.29%) DNS
4 4 (11.43%) SNMP
5 3 (8.57%) TCP/IP
6 2 (5.71%) LDAP
6 2 (5.71%) SMTP
7 1 (2.86%) Firewall
7 1 (2.86%) HTTPS
7 1 (2.86%) iSCSI
7 1 (2.86%) NAS
7 1 (2.86%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.29%) DB2
1 5 (14.29%) MySQL
2 4 (11.43%) MongoDB
3 2 (5.71%) NoSQL
3 2 (5.71%) Oracle Database
3 2 (5.71%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.86%) Redis
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (22.86%) Ant
2 3 (8.57%) Introscope
2 3 (8.57%) Subversion
3 2 (5.71%) Eclipse
3 2 (5.71%) Git (software)
3 2 (5.71%) Gradle
3 2 (5.71%) Jenkins
3 2 (5.71%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (5.71%) Spock
4 1 (2.86%) EasyMock
4 1 (2.86%) Geb
4 1 (2.86%) JIRA
4 1 (2.86%) jMock
4 1 (2.86%) JUnit
4 1 (2.86%) Maven
4 1 (2.86%) Mockito
4 1 (2.86%) Selenium
4 1 (2.86%) Vagrant
General
1 6 (17.14%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Banking
3 1 (2.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (31.43%) Developer
2 9 (25.71%) Administrator
3 6 (17.14%) Java Developer
3 6 (17.14%) WebSphere Administrator
4 5 (14.29%) Middleware Specialist
5 4 (11.43%) Senior Developer
5 4 (11.43%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (8.57%) Automation Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Server Administrator
6 3 (8.57%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
6 3 (8.57%) WebSphere Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) WebSphere Specialist
7 2 (5.71%) Applications Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Applications Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Consultant
7 2 (5.71%) Middleware Administrator
7 2 (5.71%) Server Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) WebSphere Developer
8 1 (2.86%) Analyst
8 1 (2.86%) Applications Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (40.00%) Middleware
2 7 (20.00%) JRuby
3 6 (17.14%) CSS
3 6 (17.14%) HTML
3 6 (17.14%) WebSphere MQ
4 5 (14.29%) SOAP
4 5 (14.29%) Web Services
5 4 (11.43%) J2EE
5 4 (11.43%) REST
6 3 (8.57%) AngularJS
6 3 (8.57%) CSS3
6 3 (8.57%) Grails
6 3 (8.57%) HTML5
6 3 (8.57%) Java EE
6 3 (8.57%) jQuery
6 3 (8.57%) RabbitMQ
6 3 (8.57%) XML
6 3 (8.57%) YUI
7 2 (5.71%) IBM Integration Bus
7 2 (5.71%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.86%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (17.14%) Clustering
3 2 (5.71%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.86%) DataPower
4 1 (2.86%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.86%) Over-the-Top Content
4 1 (2.86%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 15 (42.86%) Linux
1 15 (42.86%) Unix
2 12 (34.29%) AIX
3 3 (8.57%) Solaris
3 3 (8.57%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 1 (2.86%) CentOS
4 1 (2.86%) Windows
4 1 (2.86%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (20.00%) Business Activity Monitoring
2 7 (20.00%) Change Management
2 7 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 7 (20.00%) Scrum
3 5 (14.29%) ITIL
3 5 (14.29%) TDD
4 3 (8.57%) MVC
4 3 (8.57%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (8.57%) SDLC
4 3 (8.57%) SOA
5 2 (5.71%) Content Management
5 2 (5.71%) Garbage Collection
5 2 (5.71%) High Availability
5 2 (5.71%) ITSM
5 2 (5.71%) OO
5 2 (5.71%) People Management
5 2 (5.71%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (5.71%) Server Virtualisation
5 2 (5.71%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 16 (45.71%) Python
2 14 (40.00%) Java
3 9 (25.71%) JavaScript
4 8 (22.86%) Perl
4 8 (22.86%) Shell Script
5 7 (20.00%) Groovy
6 6 (17.14%) SQL
7 5 (14.29%) Clojure
7 5 (14.29%) Scala
8 3 (8.57%) Bash Shell
8 3 (8.57%) Korn
8 3 (8.57%) PHP
8 3 (8.57%) PowerShell
9 1 (2.86%) Erlang
9 1 (2.86%) Go
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) SC Cleared
1 4 (11.43%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.86%) Degree
2 1 (2.86%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 2 (5.71%) Active Directory
1 2 (5.71%) Docker
2 1 (2.86%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 6 (17.14%) Puppet
2 4 (11.43%) BladeLogic
3 3 (8.57%) CA Wily
3 3 (8.57%) SCOrch
4 2 (5.71%) HP Operations Orchestration
5 1 (2.86%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 16 (45.71%) IBM
2 6 (17.14%) Oracle
3 5 (14.29%) Adobe
4 4 (11.43%) CA
5 3 (8.57%) ATG
5 3 (8.57%) BMC
5 3 (8.57%) Dell
6 2 (5.71%) HP
7 1 (2.86%) Microsoft
7 1 (2.86%) OpenText
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