The first table below looks at the demand for JSR 168 skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JSR 168 over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the South East region.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Portlet Specification (JSR 168)
Rank 240 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing JSR 168 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.022% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.090% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£353 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £353 £290 -
% change year-on-year
+21.55% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2213 2112 2202
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 24.04% 24.91% 22.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1243 1142 1148
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 67 74
Average hourly rate £32.50 £37.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.88 £20.00 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.50 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £34.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-1.44% +6.15%
JSR 168
England

JSR 168
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

JSR 168 Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

JSR 168
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

JSR 168 Daily Rate Trend in the South East

JSR 168
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JSR 168 within the South East region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
Berkshire - 2 £353 -
JSR 168
England

JSR 168
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing JSR 168 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 168.

1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) XSLT
1 2 (100.00%) XHTML
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) Servlets
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Pair Programming
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) Velocity
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Groovy
1 2 (100.00%) Scala
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source
1 2 (100.00%) Gradle
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (50.00%) Web Application Development
2 1 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (50.00%) GitHub
2 1 (50.00%) Liferay
2 1 (50.00%) Alfresco
2 1 (50.00%) GigaSpaces
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms

JSR 168
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing JSR 168 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 168. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) Liferay
1 1 (50.00%) Alfresco
1 1 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) Gradle
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (50.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (50.00%) IntelliJ
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) XSLT
1 2 (100.00%) XHTML
1 2 (100.00%) Servlets
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) Velocity
2 1 (50.00%) Struts
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Pair Programming
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) Web Application Development
2 1 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Extreme Programming
2 1 (50.00%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) Groovy
1 2 (100.00%) Scala
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) GigaSpaces