The table below looks at the statistics for JSR 286 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 286 over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Portlet Specification v2.0 (JSR 286)
Rank 407 423 409
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -14
Contract jobs citing JSR 286 2 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.008% 0.004% 0.027%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.027% 0.012% 0.090%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 7
Average daily rate
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£450 - £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £295 £410
% change year-on-year
+52.54% -28.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
JSR 286
England

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 London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
7382 8002 7771
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 30.41% 31.75% 29.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 5154 5785 5523
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 53 78
Average hourly rate £45.00 £35.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £20.00 £16.24
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £48.84 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

JSR 286
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

JSR 286 Jobs Demand Trend in London

JSR 286
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

JSR 286 Daily Rate Trend in London

JSR 286
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 286 within the London region over the 3 months to 22 August 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
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +31 1 - -
JSR 286
England

JSR 286
Top 23 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing JSR 286 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 286.

1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Ant
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) J2SE
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere Portal
1 2 (100.00%) JSR 168
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Back Office
2 1 (50.00%) Publishing
2 1 (50.00%) Tivoli
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) CSS

JSR 286
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing JSR 286 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 286. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere Portal
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Ant
General
1 1 (50.00%) Back Office
1 1 (50.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Portal Developer
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere Portal Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior WebSphere Portal Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior WebSphere Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Java Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) J2SE
1 2 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) JSR 168
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) IBM