The first table below looks at the demand for JSR 170 skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JSR 170 over the 3 months to 24 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 London 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Content Repository API for Java (JCR) (JSR 170)
Rank 390 376 421
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +45
Contract jobs citing JSR 170 3 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.013% 0.023% 0.004%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.044% 0.080% 0.013%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 0
Average daily rate £225 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-47.05% -
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
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
6877 6214 7689
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 29.43% 28.72% 27.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 4962 4521 5077
Average daily rate £400 £401 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.12% +0.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 66 84
Average hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +19.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £19.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £175.00 £54.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
JSR 170
England

JSR 170
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

JSR 170 Jobs Demand Trend in London

JSR 170
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

JSR 170 Daily Rate Trend in London

JSR 170
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JSR 170 within the London region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
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IT Job Ads
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Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
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JSR 170
England

JSR 170
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 18 (100.00%) Java
2 16 (88.89%) HTML
2 16 (88.89%) CSS
3 14 (77.78%) JMS
3 14 (77.78%) CMS
3 14 (77.78%) Hibernate
3 14 (77.78%) MongoDB
4 13 (72.22%) Open Source
5 12 (66.67%) HTML5
5 12 (66.67%) CSS3
6 11 (61.11%) SOA
6 11 (61.11%) JavaScript
7 10 (55.56%) MySQL
7 10 (55.56%) Configuration Management
7 10 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (55.56%) ActiveMQ
7 10 (55.56%) MVC
7 10 (55.56%) Spring
7 10 (55.56%) Spring Integration
7 10 (55.56%) Mockito
7 10 (55.56%) Apache Solr
7 10 (55.56%) Scala
7 10 (55.56%) Alfresco
7 10 (55.56%) jQuery
7 10 (55.56%) Git (software)
8 9 (50.00%) RESTful
8 9 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (50.00%) WebDriver
8 9 (50.00%) Cucumber
8 9 (50.00%) Puppet

JSR 170
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 14 (77.78%) CMS
2 10 (55.56%) Alfresco
2 10 (55.56%) Apache Solr
3 8 (44.44%) Adobe CQ
4 4 (22.22%) WebSphere
4 4 (22.22%) WebLogic
4 4 (22.22%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Visio
1 2 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (77.78%) MongoDB
2 10 (55.56%) MySQL
3 9 (50.00%) Relational Database
4 6 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
5 4 (22.22%) DB2
Development Applications
1 10 (55.56%) Git (software)
1 10 (55.56%) Mockito
2 9 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 9 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 9 (50.00%) WebDriver
2 9 (50.00%) Selenium
3 4 (22.22%) Maven
3 4 (22.22%) Ant
4 1 (5.56%) Subversion
General
1 2 (11.11%) Publishing
1 2 (11.11%) Marketing
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (77.78%) Developer
2 13 (72.22%) Java Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Leader
4 1 (5.56%) CSS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (88.89%) HTML
1 16 (88.89%) CSS
2 14 (77.78%) JMS
2 14 (77.78%) Hibernate
3 12 (66.67%) HTML5
3 12 (66.67%) CSS3
4 10 (55.56%) Spring Integration
4 10 (55.56%) jQuery
4 10 (55.56%) ActiveMQ
4 10 (55.56%) Spring
5 9 (50.00%) Akka
5 9 (50.00%) RESTful
6 6 (33.33%) REST
6 6 (33.33%) Lucene
6 6 (33.33%) J2EE
7 4 (22.22%) JDBC
7 4 (22.22%) JSP
7 4 (22.22%) Servlets
7 4 (22.22%) Java RMI
7 4 (22.22%) JavaBeans
Miscellaneous
1 13 (72.22%) Open Source
2 2 (11.11%) Taxonomies
3 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.56%) Semantic Web
3 1 (5.56%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 9 (50.00%) Linux
2 4 (22.22%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) SOA
2 10 (55.56%) Configuration Management
2 10 (55.56%) MVC
2 10 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (33.33%) E-Commerce
5 5 (27.78%) TDD
6 4 (22.22%) Web Application Development
7 3 (16.67%) Asset Management
8 2 (11.11%) Content Management
8 2 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
8 2 (11.11%) RUP
8 2 (11.11%) Workflow
8 2 (11.11%) Scrum
9 1 (5.56%) SEO
9 1 (5.56%) Project Management
9 1 (5.56%) Responsive Web Design
9 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
9 1 (5.56%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (61.11%) JavaScript
3 10 (55.56%) Scala
4 1 (5.56%) C#
4 1 (5.56%) PHP
4 1 (5.56%) Python
4 1 (5.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
Systems Management
1 9 (50.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) Adobe
2 4 (22.22%) BEA
2 4 (22.22%) Oracle
2 4 (22.22%) JBoss
2 4 (22.22%) IBM
2 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.56%) Facebook