The table below looks at the statistics for JSR 168 skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JSR 168 over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Portlet Specification (JSR 168)
Rank - 538 500
Contract jobs citing JSR 168 0 1 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England - 0.002% 0.037%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.008% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 15
Average daily rate
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- - £450
UK excluding London average daily rate - £265 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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 England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
12683 12009 11563
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.31% 27.30% 28.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 8620 7684 7424
Average daily rate £398 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.00% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £255 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 174 249 314
Average hourly rate £33.50 £33.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.51% -2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.99 £14.08 £19.21
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £44.85 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

JSR 168
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

JSR 168 Jobs Demand Trend in England

JSR 168
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

JSR 168 Daily Rate Trend in England

JSR 168
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing JSR 168 across the England region.

JSR 168 Hourly Rate Trend in England

JSR 168
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing JSR 168 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 168.

1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) Spring
2 2 (50.00%) JIRA
2 2 (50.00%) GigaSpaces
2 2 (50.00%) Velocity
2 2 (50.00%) Spring Web Flow
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (50.00%) Alfresco
2 2 (50.00%) Groovy
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) Pair Programming
2 2 (50.00%) Subversion
2 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) Servlets
2 2 (50.00%) Struts
2 2 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) XSLT
2 2 (50.00%) Solaris
2 2 (50.00%) Apache
2 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (50.00%) XHTML
2 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (50.00%) Eclipse
2 2 (50.00%) IntelliJ
2 2 (50.00%) Liferay

JSR 168
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing JSR 168 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 168. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) Alfresco
1 2 (50.00%) Apache
1 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (50.00%) Liferay
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) JIRA
1 2 (50.00%) Subversion
1 2 (50.00%) Eclipse
1 2 (50.00%) IntelliJ
1 2 (50.00%) Gradle
1 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) Spring
2 2 (50.00%) Velocity
2 2 (50.00%) Spring Web Flow
2 2 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) Servlets
2 2 (50.00%) Struts
2 2 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) XSLT
2 2 (50.00%) XHTML
2 2 (50.00%) Middleware
3 1 (25.00%) J2EE
3 1 (25.00%) JSR 286
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) TDD
1 2 (50.00%) Pair Programming
1 2 (50.00%) MVC
1 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Web Application Development
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Extreme Programming
2 1 (25.00%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) Groovy
2 2 (50.00%) Scala
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) GigaSpaces
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