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 6 March 2015 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Portlet Specification (JSR 168)
Rank - 69 -
Contract jobs citing JSR 168 0 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh - 0.74% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 2.62% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Average daily rate
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- £294 -
UK excluding London average daily rate - £288 £278
% change year-on-year
- +3.60%
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
246 343 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 18.37% 28.30% 21.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 181 70
Average daily rate £350 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £499 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 2
Average hourly rate £47.50 £18.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+163.88% -40.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.25 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.81% -5.71%

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