Period
to 14 August 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 14 August 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
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 869 808 769
Rank change year-on-year -61 -39 +16
Contract jobs citing Jython 19 37 136
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.019% 0.039% 0.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.042% 0.092% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 22 90
UK median daily rate £395 £538 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.51% +10.26% +25.81%
10th Percentile £290 £364 £356
90th Percentile £648 £800 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £450 £450
% change year-on-year -30.56% - +18.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
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 45,269 40,167 42,712
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 44.23% 42.01% 39.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 31,771 27,605 29,349
UK median daily rate £463 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £275
90th Percentile £638 £625 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 741 777 892
UK median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £16.25 £16.22 £14.01
90th Percentile £52.50 £53.75 £50.98
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.38 £41.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +0.91% +9.33% +4.17%

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 14 August 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 11 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 14 August 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 -48 18 £400 -25.58% 6
UK excluding London -31 10 £313 -30.56% 5
London -29 9 £500 -23.08% 1
Midlands -5 3 £285 -18.57% 2
North of England -23 3 £313 -30.56% 1
East Midlands - 3 £285 - 2
North West -19 2 - -
South East -25 2 - - 2
South West -3 1 - -
North East -5 1 £313 -16.67% 1
Scotland -38 1 £376 -

For the 6 months to 14 August 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 14 (73.68%) Python
2 9 (47.37%) IBM
2 9 (47.37%) Java
3 8 (42.11%) Finance
4 7 (36.84%) Jenkins
5 6 (31.58%) DevOps
5 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (31.58%) WebSphere
5 6 (31.58%) SQL
5 6 (31.58%) WebSphere Application Server
5 6 (31.58%) Linux
6 5 (26.32%) WebSphere MQ
6 5 (26.32%) HTTP
6 5 (26.32%) Unix
6 5 (26.32%) SOAP
6 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (26.32%) Ansible
7 4 (21.05%) Open Source
7 4 (21.05%) Single Sign-On
7 4 (21.05%) Relational Database
7 4 (21.05%) Problem-Solving
7 4 (21.05%) Web Services
7 4 (21.05%) Apache
7 4 (21.05%) Oracle
7 4 (21.05%) J2EE
7 4 (21.05%) Middleware
7 4 (21.05%) Maven
7 4 (21.05%) Retail
8 3 (15.79%) Korn
8 3 (15.79%) Subversion

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 6 (31.58%) WebSphere
1 6 (31.58%) WebSphere Application Server
2 4 (21.05%) Apache
3 3 (15.79%) IBM HTTP Server
3 3 (15.79%) Tomcat
4 2 (10.53%) Confluence
4 2 (10.53%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 2 (10.53%) WebLogic
5 1 (5.26%) GemFire
5 1 (5.26%) GlassFish
5 1 (5.26%) IIS
5 1 (5.26%) JBoss
5 1 (5.26%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (15.79%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (5.26%) DigitalOcean
3 1 (5.26%) GitHub
3 1 (5.26%) Google Analytics
3 1 (5.26%) Linode
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) HTTP
2 3 (15.79%) SNMP
2 3 (15.79%) SSL
3 2 (10.53%) DNS
3 2 (10.53%) SMTP
3 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
4 1 (5.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) Relational Database
2 3 (15.79%) Essbase
2 3 (15.79%) MOLAP
2 3 (15.79%) OLAP
3 2 (10.53%) DB2
3 2 (10.53%) MySQL
4 1 (5.26%) DataStage
4 1 (5.26%) IBM InfoSphere
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle OLAP
4 1 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (36.84%) Jenkins
2 4 (21.05%) Maven
3 3 (15.79%) JMeter
3 3 (15.79%) Subversion
4 2 (10.53%) Cucumber
4 2 (10.53%) Gatling
4 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
4 2 (10.53%) JIRA
4 2 (10.53%) The Grinder
5 1 (5.26%) Ant
5 1 (5.26%) Concordion
5 1 (5.26%) Eclipse
5 1 (5.26%) FitNesse
5 1 (5.26%) GitLab
5 1 (5.26%) Introscope
5 1 (5.26%) NetBeans
5 1 (5.26%) QF-Test
5 1 (5.26%) Selenium
5 1 (5.26%) SoapUI
5 1 (5.26%) Vagrant
General
1 8 (42.11%) Finance
2 4 (21.05%) Retail
3 2 (10.53%) Banking
4 1 (5.26%) Financial Institution
4 1 (5.26%) Marketing
4 1 (5.26%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Developer
2 4 (21.05%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Python Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Administrator
3 2 (10.53%) Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Data Integration Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Integration Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Java Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Middleware Specialist
4 1 (5.26%) Agile Java Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Cloud Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Java Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Middleware Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Java Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Web Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) Web Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) WebSphere Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) SOAP
1 5 (26.32%) WebSphere MQ
2 4 (21.05%) J2EE
2 4 (21.05%) Middleware
2 4 (21.05%) Web Services
3 3 (15.79%) JDBC
3 3 (15.79%) JNDI
4 2 (10.53%) Hibernate
4 2 (10.53%) IBM Integration Bus
4 2 (10.53%) Kafka
4 2 (10.53%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (10.53%) REST
4 2 (10.53%) Spring
5 1 (5.26%) AngularJS
5 1 (5.26%) Gherkin
5 1 (5.26%) JAX-RS
5 1 (5.26%) LAPP Stack
5 1 (5.26%) PrimeFaces
5 1 (5.26%) Swagger
5 1 (5.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (15.79%) Computer Science
2 3 (15.79%) Public Cloud
3 2 (10.53%) Clustering
3 2 (10.53%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (5.26%) Credit Risk
4 1 (5.26%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 6 (31.58%) Linux
2 5 (26.32%) Unix
3 3 (15.79%) AIX
3 3 (15.79%) Windows
4 2 (10.53%) Solaris
5 1 (5.26%) CentOS
5 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (31.58%) DevOps
2 4 (21.05%) Open Source
2 4 (21.05%) Problem-Solving
3 3 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (15.79%) Data Integration
3 3 (15.79%) Garbage Collection
3 3 (15.79%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (15.79%) Scrum
3 3 (15.79%) TDD
4 2 (10.53%) Analytics
4 2 (10.53%) Continuous Deployment
4 2 (10.53%) Server Management
4 2 (10.53%) Server Virtualisation
4 2 (10.53%) Test Automation
5 1 (5.26%) Decision-Making
5 1 (5.26%) Deployment Automation
5 1 (5.26%) System Integration Testing
5 1 (5.26%) Task Automation
5 1 (5.26%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 14 (73.68%) Python
2 9 (47.37%) Java
3 6 (31.58%) SQL
4 3 (15.79%) Bash Shell
4 3 (15.79%) Groovy
4 3 (15.79%) Korn
4 3 (15.79%) Perl
4 3 (15.79%) VBA
4 3 (15.79%) VBScript
5 2 (10.53%) Clojure
5 2 (10.53%) Java 8
5 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
5 2 (10.53%) Scala
6 1 (5.26%) PHP
6 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
6 1 (5.26%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
1 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) Solvency II
2 1 (5.26%) IFRS
2 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Docker
2 1 (5.26%) VirtualBox
2 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.26%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (26.32%) Ansible
2 4 (21.05%) Single Sign-On
3 3 (15.79%) CA Wily
4 2 (10.53%) Kubernetes
5 1 (5.26%) CA Single Sign-On
5 1 (5.26%) Nagios
5 1 (5.26%) OpenNMS
5 1 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (5.26%) Puppet
5 1 (5.26%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) IBM
2 4 (21.05%) Oracle
3 3 (15.79%) Anaplan
3 3 (15.79%) Cognos
4 1 (5.26%) Atlassian
4 1 (5.26%) Google
4 1 (5.26%) Hyperion
4 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.26%) Rackspace
4 1 (5.26%) SaltStack
4 1 (5.26%) Sencha
4 1 (5.26%) VMware