The table below looks at the statistics for JSR 286 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 286 over the 3 months to 2 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
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Portlet Specification v2.0 (JSR 286)
Rank - 107 113
Contract jobs citing JSR 286 0 14 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.55% 0.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 1.84% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 11 4
Average daily rate
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- £450 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.12%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £450 £295
% change year-on-year
- +52.54%
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
584 762 774
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 20.34% 29.95% 32.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 289 479 366
Average daily rate £350 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 7
Average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -24.70%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -

JSR 286
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

JSR 286 Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

JSR 286
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

JSR 286 Daily Rate Trend in Scotland