The first table below looks at the demand for JSR 170 skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JSR 170 over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the City of London region.

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.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Content Repository API for Java (JCR) (JSR 170)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing JSR 170 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London - - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 - £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1904 1791 1956
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 29.51% 28.15% 24.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1434 1422 1407
Average daily rate £425 £415 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% -5.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 16 20
Average hourly rate £41.00 £135.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-69.62% +321.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.30 £25.00 £14.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £190.00 £135.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
JSR 170
London

JSR 170
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JSR 170 across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

JSR 170 Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

JSR 170
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing JSR 170 across the City of London region.

JSR 170 Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

JSR 170
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing JSR 170 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited JSR 170.

1 9 (100.00%) HTML
1 9 (100.00%) Java
1 9 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 9 (100.00%) CSS
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
1 9 (100.00%) JMS
1 9 (100.00%) SOA
1 9 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 9 (100.00%) MVC
1 9 (100.00%) CMS
1 9 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (100.00%) ActiveMQ
1 9 (100.00%) Scala
1 9 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 9 (100.00%) Open Source
1 9 (100.00%) HTML5
1 9 (100.00%) Mockito
1 9 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 9 (100.00%) Puppet
1 9 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 9 (100.00%) CSS3
1 9 (100.00%) Spring Integration
1 9 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 9 (100.00%) Akka
1 9 (100.00%) Spring
1 9 (100.00%) Selenium
1 9 (100.00%) jQuery
1 9 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 9 (100.00%) Alfresco

JSR 170
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing JSR 170 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited JSR 170. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (100.00%) CMS
1 9 (100.00%) Alfresco
2 5 (55.56%) Apache Solr
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) MongoDB
2 5 (55.56%) Relational Database
2 5 (55.56%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (55.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 9 (100.00%) Mockito
1 9 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 9 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 9 (100.00%) Selenium
2 5 (55.56%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
1 9 (100.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) HTML
1 9 (100.00%) CSS
1 9 (100.00%) JMS
1 9 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 9 (100.00%) ActiveMQ
1 9 (100.00%) HTML5
1 9 (100.00%) CSS3
1 9 (100.00%) Spring Integration
1 9 (100.00%) Akka
1 9 (100.00%) Spring
1 9 (100.00%) jQuery
1 9 (100.00%) RESTful
2 5 (55.56%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 9 (100.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (44.44%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) SOA
1 9 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 9 (100.00%) MVC
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (55.56%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Java
1 9 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 9 (100.00%) Scala
Systems Management
1 9 (100.00%) Puppet