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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Content Repository API for Java (JCR) (JSR 170)
Rank 616 635 634
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -1
Contract jobs citing JSR 170 28 20 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.052% 0.035% 0.002%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.17% 0.12% 0.006%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 8 1
Median daily rate £550 £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
16134 16105 15692
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 29.85% 28.01% 27.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 11187 10923 9942
Median daily rate £415 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 206 286 217
Median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.90 £17.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £52.17 £71.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.89 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.86% +11.10%

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 29 August 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
England +15 28 £550 +10.00% 2
London -2 28 £550 +10.00% 2
Docklands, London +11 1 - -

JSR 170
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 37 (100.00%) Java
1 37 (100.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 34 (91.89%) Adobe
3 32 (86.49%) OSGi
4 29 (78.38%) Spring
5 28 (75.68%) JavaScript
5 28 (75.68%) HTML
6 27 (72.97%) XML
6 27 (72.97%) CSS
7 24 (64.86%) JSP
7 24 (64.86%) Servlets
7 24 (64.86%) JSTL
7 24 (64.86%) Apache Sling
7 24 (64.86%) Apache Felix
7 24 (64.86%) Analytics
8 23 (62.16%) REST
8 23 (62.16%) Spring MVC
8 23 (62.16%) MVC
8 23 (62.16%) Agile Software Development
8 23 (62.16%) SOAP
8 23 (62.16%) JBoss
8 23 (62.16%) Tomcat
9 22 (59.46%) SQL
9 22 (59.46%) Hibernate
9 22 (59.46%) Content Management
9 22 (59.46%) Java EE
10 21 (56.76%) XML-RPC
10 21 (56.76%) User Stories
10 21 (56.76%) Customer Engagement
11 17 (45.95%) Maven

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 37 (100.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 23 (62.16%) JBoss
2 23 (62.16%) Tomcat
3 6 (16.22%) CMS
4 2 (5.41%) Apache Solr
Business Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (2.70%) SAP hybris
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.11%) Adobe Analytics
1 3 (8.11%) SaaS
2 1 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.41%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.51%) MongoDB
2 2 (5.41%) MySQL
2 2 (5.41%) NoSQL
2 2 (5.41%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 17 (45.95%) Maven
2 13 (35.14%) Eclipse
2 13 (35.14%) Gradle
2 13 (35.14%) IntelliJ
3 2 (5.41%) Git (software)
3 2 (5.41%) Jenkins
3 2 (5.41%) JProfiler
3 2 (5.41%) SonarQube
3 2 (5.41%) Subversion
3 2 (5.41%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (5.41%) VersionOne
3 2 (5.41%) VisualVM
4 1 (2.70%) Bower
4 1 (2.70%) gulp
General
1 13 (35.14%) Retail
2 4 (10.81%) Publishing
3 3 (8.11%) Marketing
4 1 (2.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 29 (78.38%) Developer
2 19 (51.35%) Java Developer
2 19 (51.35%) Lead Developer
3 18 (48.65%) Lead Java Developer
4 8 (21.62%) Architect
5 4 (10.81%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (8.11%) Technical Architect
7 1 (2.70%) Consultant
7 1 (2.70%) E-Commerce Architect
7 1 (2.70%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
7 1 (2.70%) J2EE Developer
7 1 (2.70%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (86.49%) OSGi
2 29 (78.38%) Spring
3 28 (75.68%) HTML
4 27 (72.97%) CSS
4 27 (72.97%) XML
5 24 (64.86%) Apache Felix
5 24 (64.86%) Apache Sling
5 24 (64.86%) JSP
5 24 (64.86%) JSTL
5 24 (64.86%) Servlets
6 23 (62.16%) REST
6 23 (62.16%) SOAP
6 23 (62.16%) Spring MVC
7 22 (59.46%) Hibernate
7 22 (59.46%) Java EE
8 21 (56.76%) XML-RPC
9 5 (13.51%) J2EE
9 5 (13.51%) JSON
10 4 (10.81%) RESTful
11 3 (8.11%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 13 (35.14%) Analytical Skills
1 13 (35.14%) Computer Science
2 3 (8.11%) Data Centre
2 3 (8.11%) Data Integration
2 3 (8.11%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (8.11%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.70%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.70%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (64.86%) Analytics
2 23 (62.16%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (62.16%) MVC
3 22 (59.46%) Content Management
4 21 (56.76%) Customer Engagement
4 21 (56.76%) User Stories
5 17 (45.95%) Scrum
6 4 (10.81%) Data Management
7 3 (8.11%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (8.11%) E-Commerce
7 3 (8.11%) Software Engineering
7 3 (8.11%) TDD
7 3 (8.11%) Web Analytics
8 2 (5.41%) BDD
8 2 (5.41%) Continuous Delivery
8 2 (5.41%) Digital Content Management
8 2 (5.41%) Front End Development
8 2 (5.41%) Kalman Filter
8 2 (5.41%) Software Architecture
8 2 (5.41%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 37 (100.00%) Java
2 28 (75.68%) JavaScript
3 22 (59.46%) SQL
4 1 (2.70%) ECMAScript
4 1 (2.70%) ES6
Qualifications
1 14 (37.84%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (5.41%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (5.41%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 34 (91.89%) Adobe
2 3 (8.11%) Apigee
2 3 (8.11%) hybris
2 3 (8.11%) Mashery
2 3 (8.11%) Omniture
2 3 (8.11%) WSO2
3 2 (5.41%) Coverity
3 2 (5.41%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.41%) Oracle
3 2 (5.41%) SAP
4 1 (2.70%) Akamai