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 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Portlet Specification v2.0 (JSR 286)
Rank - 115 112
Contract jobs citing JSR 286 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.040% 0.041%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.13% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £425 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £400 £525
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -23.80%
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
759 766 486
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 27.52% 30.30% 19.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 454 392 246
Average daily rate £363 £338 £301
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.40% +12.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 19 18
Average hourly rate £42.50 £32.50 £20.04
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% +62.17%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%

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

JSR 286
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 12 (100.00%) HTML
1 12 (100.00%) Java
1 12 (100.00%) JBoss
1 12 (100.00%) XHTML
1 12 (100.00%) SOA
1 12 (100.00%) JSF
1 12 (100.00%) Maven
2 1 (8.33%) Spring
2 1 (8.33%) Java EE
2 1 (8.33%) BPMN
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Hibernate
2 1 (8.33%) Scrum
2 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
2 1 (8.33%) XML

JSR 286
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 12 (100.00%) JBoss
Development Applications
1 12 (100.00%) Maven
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
2 9 (75.00%) UI Developer
2 9 (75.00%) UI Programmer
3 3 (25.00%) Java Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) HTML
1 12 (100.00%) XHTML
1 12 (100.00%) JSF
2 1 (8.33%) Java EE
2 1 (8.33%) Hibernate
2 1 (8.33%) Spring
2 1 (8.33%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) SOA
2 1 (8.33%) Scrum
2 1 (8.33%) BPMN
2 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) Java