The first table below looks at the demand for JTS skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JTS over the 3 months to 17 April 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 West 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Transaction Service (JTS)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing JTS 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West - - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
806 589 865
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 24.23% 25.04% 23.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 503 364 510
Average daily rate £325 £320 £339
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% -5.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 14 37
Average hourly rate £45.00 £31.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% +26.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £15.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £44.00 £44.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
JTS
England

JTS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

JTS Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

JTS
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing JTS across the South West region.

JTS Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

JTS
Top 16 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing JTS 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 JTS.

1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) J2EE
1 4 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 4 (100.00%) SOAP
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) JAX-RPC
1 4 (100.00%) WebLogic Portal
1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
1 4 (100.00%) Subversion
1 4 (100.00%) Spring
1 4 (100.00%) JTA
1 4 (100.00%) AquaLogic Service Bus
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Service Bus
1 4 (100.00%) REST
2 3 (75.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) Banking

JTS
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing JTS 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 JTS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 4 (100.00%) WebLogic Portal
1 4 (100.00%) AquaLogic Service Bus
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Service Bus
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Senior Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Lead Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Java Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Senior Java Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Technical Leader
1 3 (75.00%) Lead Java Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) J2EE
1 4 (100.00%) SOAP
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) JAX-RPC
1 4 (100.00%) Spring
1 4 (100.00%) JTA
1 4 (100.00%) REST
2 3 (75.00%) jQuery
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java