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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Content Repository API for Java (JCR) (JSR 170)
Rank 629 610 620
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +10
Contract jobs citing JSR 170 14 31 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.026% 0.055% 0.006%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.093% 0.20% 0.020%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 17 1
Median daily rate £450 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £400 -
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
15063 15371 15061
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 28.38% 27.49% 27.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 10626 10275 9847
Median daily rate £420 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.38% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 176 213 213
Median hourly rate £36.00 £37.45 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.87% +7.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.80 £17.86 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £53.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +14.28%

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
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JSR 170 within the UK over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

JSR 170 Daily Rate Histogram 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 26 June 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 +10 14 £450 -10.00% 2
England -3 14 £450 -10.00% 3

JSR 170
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 18 (100.00%) Java
2 15 (83.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 14 (77.78%) OSGi
4 12 (66.67%) Spring
4 12 (66.67%) Adobe
5 10 (55.56%) JavaScript
6 9 (50.00%) HTML
6 9 (50.00%) CSS
6 9 (50.00%) XML
6 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (50.00%) Content Management
7 8 (44.44%) Maven
8 7 (38.89%) REST
8 7 (38.89%) SOAP
9 6 (33.33%) MVC
9 6 (33.33%) CMS
9 6 (33.33%) Spring MVC
10 5 (27.78%) JSON
10 5 (27.78%) Marketing
10 5 (27.78%) Analytics
10 5 (27.78%) Web Services
10 5 (27.78%) SQL
10 5 (27.78%) Eclipse
10 5 (27.78%) JBoss
11 4 (22.22%) J2EE
11 4 (22.22%) JSP
11 4 (22.22%) Servlets
11 4 (22.22%) Scrum
11 4 (22.22%) Publishing
11 4 (22.22%) Apache Sling

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 15 (83.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 6 (33.33%) CMS
3 5 (27.78%) JBoss
4 3 (16.67%) Tomcat
5 2 (11.11%) GlassFish
5 2 (11.11%) WebLogic
5 2 (11.11%) WebLogic Portal
5 2 (11.11%) WebSphere
5 2 (11.11%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (5.56%) Alfresco
6 1 (5.56%) Liferay
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Adobe Campaign
1 1 (5.56%) SAP hybris
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) Adobe Analytics
1 3 (16.67%) SaaS
2 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) MongoDB
2 2 (11.11%) MySQL
2 2 (11.11%) NoSQL
2 2 (11.11%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (44.44%) Maven
2 5 (27.78%) Eclipse
3 3 (16.67%) Subversion
4 2 (11.11%) Ant
4 2 (11.11%) Git (software)
4 2 (11.11%) Gradle
4 2 (11.11%) IntelliJ
4 2 (11.11%) Jenkins
4 2 (11.11%) SoapUI
4 2 (11.11%) SonarQube
5 1 (5.56%) Bower
5 1 (5.56%) gulp
5 1 (5.56%) JProfiler
5 1 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (5.56%) VersionOne
5 1 (5.56%) VisualVM
General
1 5 (27.78%) Marketing
2 4 (22.22%) Publishing
3 2 (11.11%) Legal
3 2 (11.11%) Retail
4 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Developer
2 8 (44.44%) Architect
3 5 (27.78%) Java Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Lead Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (16.67%) Technical Architect
5 2 (11.11%) C++ Developer
5 2 (11.11%) C++/Java Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Lead Java Developer
5 2 (11.11%) PL/SQL Developer
5 2 (11.11%) SQL Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce Architect
6 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
6 1 (5.56%) J2EE Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (77.78%) OSGi
2 12 (66.67%) Spring
3 9 (50.00%) CSS
3 9 (50.00%) HTML
3 9 (50.00%) XML
4 7 (38.89%) REST
4 7 (38.89%) SOAP
5 6 (33.33%) Spring MVC
6 5 (27.78%) JSON
6 5 (27.78%) Web Services
7 4 (22.22%) Apache Felix
7 4 (22.22%) Apache Sling
7 4 (22.22%) Ext JS
7 4 (22.22%) J2EE
7 4 (22.22%) jQuery
7 4 (22.22%) JSP
7 4 (22.22%) Servlets
8 3 (16.67%) Hibernate
8 3 (16.67%) JSTL
8 3 (16.67%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 3 (16.67%) Data Integration
2 3 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 3 (16.67%) User Experience
3 2 (11.11%) Clustering
3 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 2 (11.11%) Mobile App
3 2 (11.11%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Linux
1 2 (11.11%) Solaris
1 2 (11.11%) Unix
1 2 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (50.00%) Content Management
2 6 (33.33%) MVC
3 5 (27.78%) Analytics
4 4 (22.22%) Scrum
4 4 (22.22%) User Stories
5 3 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (16.67%) Data Management
5 3 (16.67%) E-Commerce
5 3 (16.67%) TDD
5 3 (16.67%) Web Analytics
6 2 (11.11%) B2C
6 2 (11.11%) CRM
6 2 (11.11%) Customer Engagement
6 2 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (11.11%) Information Management
6 2 (11.11%) Migration
6 2 (11.11%) OO
6 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
6 2 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 5 (27.78%) SQL
4 2 (11.11%) C++
4 2 (11.11%) PL/SQL
5 1 (5.56%) ECMAScript
5 1 (5.56%) ES6
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (66.67%) Adobe
2 3 (16.67%) Apigee
2 3 (16.67%) hybris
2 3 (16.67%) Mashery
2 3 (16.67%) Omniture
2 3 (16.67%) Oracle
2 3 (16.67%) WSO2
3 2 (11.11%) Coverity
3 2 (11.11%) SAP
4 1 (5.56%) Akamai
4 1 (5.56%) Kofax
4 1 (5.56%) Microsoft