The table below looks at the statistics for JSR 168 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JSR 168 over the 3 months to 3 June 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
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Portlet Specification (JSR 168)
Rank - - 70
Contract jobs citing JSR 168 0 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester - - 0.54%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 1.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 5
Average daily rate
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- - £290
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £325 £290
% change year-on-year
+30.76% +12.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
JSR 168
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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 Manchester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
345 332 285
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 23.45% 26.00% 30.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 227 198 148
Average daily rate £350 £325 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +10.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £450 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 21
Average hourly rate £37.50 £28.75 £27.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.43% +3.60%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -

JSR 168
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

JSR 168 Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

JSR 168
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

JSR 168 Daily Rate Trend in Manchester