The table below looks at the statistics for JSR 286 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 286 over the 3 months to 1 May 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Portlet Specification v2.0 (JSR 286)
Rank - 75 53
Contract jobs citing JSR 286 0 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh - 0.64% 0.75%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 2.31% 3.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 5
Average daily rate
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- £294 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -26.56%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £300 £375
% change year-on-year
- -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
JSR 286
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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
246 346 165
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 16.99% 27.50% 20.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 211 90
Average daily rate £351 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 1
Average hourly rate £39.00 £32.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.87% +6.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -

JSR 286
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JSR 286 across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

JSR 286 Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

JSR 286
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing JSR 286 across the Edinburgh region.

JSR 286 Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh