The table below looks at the statistics for JSR 168 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JSR 168 over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Portlet Specification (JSR 168)
Rank - 75 64
Contract jobs citing JSR 168 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh - 0.084% 0.098%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.33% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £450 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £312 £388 £300
% change year-on-year
-19.41% +29.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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 Edinburgh region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
358 305 157
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 26.38% 25.67% 15.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 210 157 76
Average daily rate £355 £325 £281
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.23% +15.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £215 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £335
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Average hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%

JSR 168
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JSR 168 across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

JSR 168 Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

JSR 168
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

JSR 168 Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh