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 18 January 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Content Repository API for Java (JCR) (JSR 170)
UK
Rank 595 612 586
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -26
Contract jobs citing JSR 170 5 6 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.012% 0.030%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.036% 0.041% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 12
Median daily rate £450 £450 £459
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.85%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £450 £459
% change year-on-year
- -1.85%
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
13751 14734 13681
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 30.66% 28.97% 27.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 9453 10131 9262
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 160 264 181
Median hourly rate £38.00 £38.50 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.29% +14.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £20.50 £18.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £55.55 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

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 4 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 18 January 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 +23 5 £450 - 7
London +8 3 £450 -5.26% 3
North West - 2 - - 1
Manchester - 2 - -

JSR 170
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 26 (100.00%) Java
2 24 (92.31%) HTML
3 23 (88.46%) Adobe
3 23 (88.46%) JSP
3 23 (88.46%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 22 (84.62%) Apache Sling
4 22 (84.62%) OSGi
4 22 (84.62%) XML
5 21 (80.77%) CSS
5 21 (80.77%) JavaScript
5 21 (80.77%) Apache Felix
6 20 (76.92%) Analytics
6 20 (76.92%) Servlets
6 20 (76.92%) Spring
6 20 (76.92%) JSTL
7 19 (73.08%) Java EE
7 19 (73.08%) Hibernate
7 19 (73.08%) JBoss
7 19 (73.08%) Tomcat
7 19 (73.08%) REST
8 18 (69.23%) User Stories
8 18 (69.23%) Customer Engagement
8 18 (69.23%) SOAP
8 18 (69.23%) SQL
8 18 (69.23%) MVC
8 18 (69.23%) XML-RPC
8 18 (69.23%) Spring MVC
9 17 (65.38%) Content Management
9 17 (65.38%) Agile Software Development
10 16 (61.54%) Scrum

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 23 (88.46%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 19 (73.08%) JBoss
2 19 (73.08%) Tomcat
3 2 (7.69%) Apache Solr
3 2 (7.69%) CMS
4 1 (3.85%) Magnolia
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (3.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Adobe Analytics
1 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (3.85%) GitHub
1 1 (3.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) Jackrabbit
2 1 (3.85%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (57.69%) Maven
2 13 (50.00%) Eclipse
2 13 (50.00%) Gradle
2 13 (50.00%) IntelliJ
3 1 (3.85%) JProfiler
3 1 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.85%) VersionOne
3 1 (3.85%) VisualVM
General
1 14 (53.85%) Retail
2 2 (7.69%) Marketing
3 1 (3.85%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 24 (92.31%) Developer
2 12 (46.15%) Java Developer
3 9 (34.62%) Lead Developer
3 9 (34.62%) Lead Java Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Architect
4 2 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (3.85%) AWS Architect
5 1 (3.85%) Digital Architect
5 1 (3.85%) Digital Solutions Architect
5 1 (3.85%) E-Commerce Architect
5 1 (3.85%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
5 1 (3.85%) Java Software Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Lead Architect
5 1 (3.85%) Lead Solutions Architect
5 1 (3.85%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (92.31%) HTML
2 23 (88.46%) JSP
3 22 (84.62%) Apache Sling
3 22 (84.62%) OSGi
3 22 (84.62%) XML
4 21 (80.77%) Apache Felix
4 21 (80.77%) CSS
5 20 (76.92%) JSTL
5 20 (76.92%) Servlets
5 20 (76.92%) Spring
6 19 (73.08%) Hibernate
6 19 (73.08%) Java EE
6 19 (73.08%) REST
7 18 (69.23%) SOAP
7 18 (69.23%) Spring MVC
7 18 (69.23%) XML-RPC
8 5 (19.23%) J2EE
9 2 (7.69%) RESTful
9 2 (7.69%) Web Services
9 2 (7.69%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 14 (53.85%) Computer Science
2 13 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (11.54%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.85%) Data Integration
4 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.85%) Taxonomies
4 1 (3.85%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (76.92%) Analytics
2 18 (69.23%) Customer Engagement
2 18 (69.23%) MVC
2 18 (69.23%) User Stories
3 17 (65.38%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (65.38%) Content Management
4 16 (61.54%) Scrum
5 2 (7.69%) Data Management
5 2 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (7.69%) Front End Development
5 2 (7.69%) OOP
5 2 (7.69%) SDLC
5 2 (7.69%) Software Engineering
5 2 (7.69%) Web Analytics
6 1 (3.85%) BDD
6 1 (3.85%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Content Management
6 1 (3.85%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (3.85%) Open Source
6 1 (3.85%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (100.00%) Java
2 21 (80.77%) JavaScript
3 18 (69.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (57.69%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Docker
1 1 (3.85%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 23 (88.46%) Adobe
2 1 (3.85%) hybris
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.85%) Omniture