The table below looks at the statistics for JSR 168 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JSR 168 over the 3 months to 2 March 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Portlet Specification (JSR 168)
Rank - 111 -
Contract jobs citing JSR 168 0 10 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.41% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 1.45% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 0
Average daily rate
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- £288 -
UK excluding London average daily rate - £288 £278
% change year-on-year
- +3.60%
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 Scotland region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
615 692 592
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 22.23% 28.05% 28.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 371 375 322
Average daily rate £375 £323 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.27% +1.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £238 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 11
Average hourly rate £45.00 £32.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% -18.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

JSR 168
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

JSR 168 Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

JSR 168
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

JSR 168 Daily Rate Trend in Scotland