The table below looks at the statistics for JSR 168 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JSR 168 over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Portlet Specification (JSR 168)
Rank - - 121
Contract jobs citing JSR 168 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire - - 0.041%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £480 £375
% change year-on-year
-21.87% +28.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
JSR 168
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
491 480 518
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 20.87% 19.58% 21.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 296 303 267
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £263 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 4 4
Median hourly rate £16.06 £30.00 £19.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.48% +51.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.35 £18.00 £17.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £33.90 £26.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%

JSR 168
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing JSR 168 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

JSR 168 Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

JSR 168
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing JSR 168 across the Berkshire region.

JSR 168 Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire