The first table below looks at the demand for JSR 170 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JSR 170 over the 3 months to 18 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 Leeds 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
18 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 Leeds - - -
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
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
441 239 243
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 37.60% 31.24% 26.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 314 143 157
Average daily rate £320 £300 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Average hourly rate £17.50 £26.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.96% +17.77%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
JSR 170
West Yorkshire

JSR 170
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

JSR 170 Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

JSR 170
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

JSR 170 Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

JSR 170
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Adobe
1 3 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Jackrabbit
1 3 (100.00%) OSGi
1 3 (100.00%) Adobe CQ
2 2 (66.67%) Build Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Business Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Integration Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration

JSR 170
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 3 (100.00%) Adobe CQ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Jackrabbit
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Java Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) OSGi
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Build Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (66.67%) Business Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Integration Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Adobe