The table below looks at the statistics for JSR 170 skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JSR 170 over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Content Repository API for Java (JCR) (JSR 170)
Rank 612 638 621
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -17
Contract jobs citing JSR 170 9 7 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.018% 0.013% 0.028%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.059% 0.044% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 13
Median daily rate £450 £463 £467
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.70% -0.96%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £419 £467
% change year-on-year
- -10.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
15273 15835 15252
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 30.81% 28.73% 27.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 10539 11026 10410
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 144 255 172
Median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.08 £17.43 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.50 £54.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

JSR 170
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing JSR 170 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

JSR 170 Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

JSR 170
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing JSR 170 within the UK.

JSR 170 Daily Rate Trend in the UK

JSR 170
Top 2 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JSR 170 within the UK over the 3 months to 9 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +18 9 £450 -5.26% 1
England +12 9 £450 -2.70% 2

JSR 170
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing JSR 170 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for JSR 170.

1 35 (100.00%) Java
2 34 (97.14%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 32 (91.43%) Adobe
4 31 (88.57%) HTML
4 31 (88.57%) OSGi
5 30 (85.71%) JavaScript
5 30 (85.71%) CSS
5 30 (85.71%) JSP
6 29 (82.86%) Servlets
6 29 (82.86%) XML
6 29 (82.86%) Spring
6 29 (82.86%) JSTL
6 29 (82.86%) Apache Sling
6 29 (82.86%) Analytics
7 28 (80.00%) Apache Felix
7 28 (80.00%) REST
7 28 (80.00%) Java EE
7 28 (80.00%) Hibernate
7 28 (80.00%) JBoss
7 28 (80.00%) Tomcat
8 27 (77.14%) SOAP
8 27 (77.14%) SQL
8 27 (77.14%) MVC
8 27 (77.14%) XML-RPC
8 27 (77.14%) Spring MVC
8 27 (77.14%) Customer Engagement
8 27 (77.14%) User Stories
9 25 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
10 24 (68.57%) Scrum
11 23 (65.71%) Content Management

JSR 170
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 34 (97.14%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 28 (80.00%) JBoss
2 28 (80.00%) Tomcat
3 4 (11.43%) CMS
4 2 (5.71%) Apache Solr
5 1 (2.86%) Magnolia
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (2.86%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Adobe Analytics
1 1 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.86%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.86%) GitHub
1 1 (2.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.86%) MongoDB
1 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 21 (60.00%) Maven
2 19 (54.29%) Eclipse
2 19 (54.29%) Gradle
2 19 (54.29%) IntelliJ
3 1 (2.86%) JProfiler
3 1 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.86%) VersionOne
3 1 (2.86%) VisualVM
General
1 20 (57.14%) Retail
2 2 (5.71%) Marketing
3 1 (2.86%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 31 (88.57%) Developer
2 19 (54.29%) Java Developer
3 18 (51.43%) Lead Developer
3 18 (51.43%) Lead Java Developer
4 4 (11.43%) Architect
5 2 (5.71%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (5.71%) Technical Architect
6 1 (2.86%) AWS Architect
6 1 (2.86%) Digital Architect
6 1 (2.86%) Digital Solutions Architect
6 1 (2.86%) E-Commerce Architect
6 1 (2.86%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
6 1 (2.86%) Java Software Developer
6 1 (2.86%) Lead Architect
6 1 (2.86%) Lead Solutions Architect
6 1 (2.86%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (88.57%) HTML
1 31 (88.57%) OSGi
2 30 (85.71%) CSS
2 30 (85.71%) JSP
3 29 (82.86%) Apache Sling
3 29 (82.86%) JSTL
3 29 (82.86%) Servlets
3 29 (82.86%) Spring
3 29 (82.86%) XML
4 28 (80.00%) Apache Felix
4 28 (80.00%) Hibernate
4 28 (80.00%) Java EE
4 28 (80.00%) REST
5 27 (77.14%) SOAP
5 27 (77.14%) Spring MVC
5 27 (77.14%) XML-RPC
6 3 (8.57%) J2EE
7 2 (5.71%) HTML5
7 2 (5.71%) RESTful
7 2 (5.71%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 20 (57.14%) Computer Science
2 19 (54.29%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.86%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.86%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.86%) Data Integration
3 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.86%) Taxonomies
3 1 (2.86%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (82.86%) Analytics
2 27 (77.14%) Customer Engagement
2 27 (77.14%) MVC
2 27 (77.14%) User Stories
3 25 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (68.57%) Scrum
5 23 (65.71%) Content Management
6 2 (5.71%) Data Management
6 2 (5.71%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (5.71%) Front End Development
6 2 (5.71%) SDLC
6 2 (5.71%) Software Engineering
6 2 (5.71%) Web Analytics
7 1 (2.86%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (2.86%) Migration
7 1 (2.86%) TDD
7 1 (2.86%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (2.86%) Time Management
7 1 (2.86%) TOGAF
7 1 (2.86%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 35 (100.00%) Java
2 30 (85.71%) JavaScript
3 27 (77.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (60.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) Docker
1 1 (2.86%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 32 (91.43%) Adobe
2 2 (5.71%) Apigee
2 2 (5.71%) Mashery
2 2 (5.71%) WSO2
3 1 (2.86%) hybris
3 1 (2.86%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.86%) Omniture