The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Content Repository API for Java (JCR) (JSR 170)
Rank 579 - 583
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing JSR 170 1 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% - 0.007%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.007% - 0.027%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Average daily rate
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£450 - £563
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
14863 14244 14823
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.60% 27.94% 25.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 9592 9051 9048
Average daily rate £375 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 215 297 366
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £20.20 £18.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.00 £44.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

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 6 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 23 July 2014. 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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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
London - 1 £450 -
City of London - 1 £450 -
England - 1 £450 -
North East - - - -
Tyne and Wear - - - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - - - -

JSR 170
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 6 (85.71%) CSS
1 6 (85.71%) Adobe
1 6 (85.71%) Adobe CQ
2 5 (71.43%) JSP
2 5 (71.43%) Java
2 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 4 (57.14%) HTML
3 4 (57.14%) J2EE
3 4 (57.14%) Workflow
3 4 (57.14%) jQuery
3 4 (57.14%) HTML5
3 4 (57.14%) Apache Sling
3 4 (57.14%) CSS3
4 3 (42.86%) SOA
4 3 (42.86%) Ajax
4 3 (42.86%) Configuration Management
4 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
4 3 (42.86%) .NET
5 2 (28.57%) SQL
5 2 (28.57%) Web Services
5 2 (28.57%) XML
5 2 (28.57%) XSLT
5 2 (28.57%) RUP
5 2 (28.57%) MS Visio
5 2 (28.57%) Middleware
5 2 (28.57%) Scrum
5 2 (28.57%) Publishing
5 2 (28.57%) CMS
5 2 (28.57%) Web Analytics
5 2 (28.57%) MS PowerPoint

JSR 170
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 6 (85.71%) Adobe CQ
2 2 (28.57%) CMS
3 1 (14.29%) Alfresco
3 1 (14.29%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Visio
1 2 (28.57%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
1 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (14.29%) Jackrabbit
1 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
1 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 1 (14.29%) WebDriver
2 1 (14.29%) Mockito
2 1 (14.29%) Cucumber
2 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 1 (14.29%) Subversion
2 1 (14.29%) Selenium
General
1 2 (28.57%) Publishing
1 2 (28.57%) Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) German Language
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) CSS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) CSS
2 5 (71.43%) JSP
3 4 (57.14%) HTML
3 4 (57.14%) J2EE
3 4 (57.14%) jQuery
3 4 (57.14%) HTML5
3 4 (57.14%) Apache Sling
3 4 (57.14%) CSS3
4 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
4 3 (42.86%) .NET
4 3 (42.86%) Ajax
5 2 (28.57%) JSON
5 2 (28.57%) WCF
5 2 (28.57%) Middleware
5 2 (28.57%) Web Services
5 2 (28.57%) XML
5 2 (28.57%) XSLT
5 2 (28.57%) REST
5 2 (28.57%) Apache Felix
6 1 (14.29%) Semantic HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Taxonomies
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Semantic Web
2 1 (14.29%) Open Source
2 1 (14.29%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Workflow
2 3 (42.86%) SOA
2 3 (42.86%) Configuration Management
3 2 (28.57%) Scrum
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) RUP
3 2 (28.57%) Asset Management
3 2 (28.57%) Content Management
3 2 (28.57%) Web Analytics
3 2 (28.57%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (28.57%) Analytics
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (14.29%) Web Development
4 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 1 (14.29%) TDD
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) MVC
4 1 (14.29%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) Java
1 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) Python
3 1 (14.29%) Ruby
3 1 (14.29%) Scala
3 1 (14.29%) PHP
3 1 (14.29%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Adobe
2 1 (14.29%) Facebook