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 27 February 2017 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Content Repository API for Java (JCR) (JSR 170)
UK
Rank 599 632 614
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -18
Contract jobs citing JSR 170 2 4 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.008% 0.017%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.014% 0.027% 0.064%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 7
Median daily rate - £450 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.12%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £450 £460
% change year-on-year
- -2.17%
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
14205 14607 14048
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 31.22% 28.54% 26.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 9909 10043 9256
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 162 241 188
Median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.07 £20.55 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £60.62 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

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 3 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 27 February 2017. 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 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
England +10 2 - - 3
North West - 2 - -
Manchester - 2 - -

JSR 170
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 11 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (90.91%) HTML
3 9 (81.82%) JSP
3 9 (81.82%) XML
3 9 (81.82%) OSGi
3 9 (81.82%) Apache Sling
4 8 (72.73%) Apache Felix
4 8 (72.73%) Analytics
4 8 (72.73%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 8 (72.73%) CSS
4 8 (72.73%) Adobe
4 8 (72.73%) Content Management
4 8 (72.73%) Degree
5 7 (63.64%) Retail
5 7 (63.64%) Computer Science
5 7 (63.64%) Spring
5 7 (63.64%) Maven
5 7 (63.64%) Scrum
5 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
5 7 (63.64%) REST
6 6 (54.55%) Customer Engagement
6 6 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (54.55%) Gradle
6 6 (54.55%) User Stories
6 6 (54.55%) SQL
6 6 (54.55%) JBoss
6 6 (54.55%) Servlets
6 6 (54.55%) SOAP
6 6 (54.55%) MVC

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 8 (72.73%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 6 (54.55%) JBoss
2 6 (54.55%) Tomcat
3 1 (9.09%) CMS
3 1 (9.09%) Magnolia
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Adobe Analytics
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (9.09%) GitHub
1 1 (9.09%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Jackrabbit
Development Applications
1 7 (63.64%) Maven
2 6 (54.55%) Eclipse
2 6 (54.55%) Gradle
2 6 (54.55%) IntelliJ
General
1 7 (63.64%) Retail
2 2 (18.18%) Marketing
3 1 (9.09%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Java Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Architect
3 1 (9.09%) AWS Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Digital Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Digital Solutions Architect
3 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce Architect
3 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Java Software Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Lead Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Lead Solutions Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Software Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (90.91%) HTML
2 9 (81.82%) Apache Sling
2 9 (81.82%) JSP
2 9 (81.82%) OSGi
2 9 (81.82%) XML
3 8 (72.73%) Apache Felix
3 8 (72.73%) CSS
4 7 (63.64%) REST
4 7 (63.64%) Spring
5 6 (54.55%) Hibernate
5 6 (54.55%) Java EE
5 6 (54.55%) JSTL
5 6 (54.55%) Servlets
5 6 (54.55%) SOAP
5 6 (54.55%) Spring MVC
5 6 (54.55%) XML-RPC
6 3 (27.27%) J2EE
7 2 (18.18%) Taglibs
7 2 (18.18%) XSD
8 1 (9.09%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) Computer Science
2 6 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (18.18%) Client/Server
4 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
4 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
4 1 (9.09%) Taxonomies
4 1 (9.09%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Analytics
1 8 (72.73%) Content Management
2 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (63.64%) Scrum
3 6 (54.55%) Customer Engagement
3 6 (54.55%) MVC
3 6 (54.55%) User Stories
4 2 (18.18%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (18.18%) OOP
4 2 (18.18%) Web Analytics
5 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (9.09%) Data Management
5 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
5 1 (9.09%) ERP
5 1 (9.09%) RUP
5 1 (9.09%) SOA
5 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
5 1 (9.09%) TDD
5 1 (9.09%) TOGAF
5 1 (9.09%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
3 6 (54.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (72.73%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Docker
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Adobe
2 1 (9.09%) hybris
2 1 (9.09%) Omniture