The table below looks at the statistics for JSR 170 skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JSR 170 over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Content Repository API for Java (JCR) (JSR 170)
Rank 657 615 613
Rank change year-on-year
-42 -2
Contract jobs citing JSR 170 1 16 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.029% 0.009%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.006% 0.11% 0.034%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 1
Average daily rate - £400 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +77.77%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £400 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
15413 14955 14841
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.57% 26.78% 27.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 10766 9686 9710
Average daily rate £413 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £278 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 188 202 204
Average hourly rate £33.55 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.14% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £17.86 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.00 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%

JSR 170
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JSR 170 within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JSR 170 within the UK over the 3 months to 30 April 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Docklands, London +10 1 - -
London -8 1 - - 2
England -40 1 - - 3

JSR 170
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing JSR 170 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 JSR 170.

1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (85.71%) Maven
3 5 (71.43%) Ajax
3 5 (71.43%) REST
3 5 (71.43%) Spring
3 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 5 (71.43%) SOAP
3 5 (71.43%) Struts
3 5 (71.43%) Web Services
3 5 (71.43%) JBoss
3 5 (71.43%) Eclipse
4 4 (57.14%) B2C
4 4 (57.14%) CRM
4 4 (57.14%) SAML
4 4 (57.14%) WebLogic Portal
4 4 (57.14%) XHTML
4 4 (57.14%) C++
4 4 (57.14%) HTML
4 4 (57.14%) CSS
4 4 (57.14%) XML
4 4 (57.14%) Unix
4 4 (57.14%) Windows
4 4 (57.14%) Solaris
4 4 (57.14%) Linux
4 4 (57.14%) PL/SQL
4 4 (57.14%) SQL
4 4 (57.14%) Ant
4 4 (57.14%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (57.14%) WebLogic
4 4 (57.14%) Information Management

JSR 170
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing JSR 170 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 JSR 170. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (71.43%) JBoss
2 4 (57.14%) GlassFish
2 4 (57.14%) WebLogic
2 4 (57.14%) WebLogic Portal
2 4 (57.14%) WebSphere
2 4 (57.14%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (28.57%) CMS
4 1 (14.29%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Alfresco
4 1 (14.29%) Liferay
4 1 (14.29%) Magnolia
4 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Adobe Campaign
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) Relational Database
2 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) Maven
2 5 (71.43%) Eclipse
3 4 (57.14%) Ant
3 4 (57.14%) SoapUI
4 1 (14.29%) JProfiler
4 1 (14.29%) Subversion
4 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (14.29%) VersionOne
4 1 (14.29%) VisualVM
General
1 4 (57.14%) Legal
1 4 (57.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
1 6 (85.71%) Java Developer
2 4 (57.14%) C++ Developer
2 4 (57.14%) C++/Java Developer
2 4 (57.14%) PL/SQL Developer
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Digital Developer
3 1 (14.29%) J2EE Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) Ajax
1 5 (71.43%) REST
1 5 (71.43%) SOAP
1 5 (71.43%) Spring
1 5 (71.43%) Struts
1 5 (71.43%) Web Services
2 4 (57.14%) CSS
2 4 (57.14%) EclipseLink
2 4 (57.14%) Ext JS
2 4 (57.14%) HTML
2 4 (57.14%) Java SE
2 4 (57.14%) JAX-RS
2 4 (57.14%) JAX-WS
2 4 (57.14%) JPA
2 4 (57.14%) jQuery
2 4 (57.14%) OSGi
2 4 (57.14%) SAML
2 4 (57.14%) Spring MVC
2 4 (57.14%) TopLink
2 4 (57.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (57.14%) Clustering
1 4 (57.14%) Mobile App
1 4 (57.14%) Replication
1 4 (57.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
1 4 (57.14%) Solaris
1 4 (57.14%) Unix
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) B2C
1 4 (57.14%) CRM
1 4 (57.14%) Digital Marketing
1 4 (57.14%) Information Management
1 4 (57.14%) MVC
1 4 (57.14%) User Stories
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 4 (57.14%) C++
3 4 (57.14%) PL/SQL
3 4 (57.14%) SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Adobe
1 1 (14.29%) Kofax
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle
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