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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Content Repository API for Java (JCR) (JSR 170)
Rank 629 645 635
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -10
Contract jobs citing JSR 170 26 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.048% 0.016% 0.005%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.16% 0.056% 0.019%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 3
Median daily rate £550 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -5.26%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £400 £513
% change year-on-year
- -21.95%
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
16487 16147 15691
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 30.72% 28.22% 27.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 11418 11124 10198
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 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 199 302 177
Median hourly rate £41.00 £37.45 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.47% +7.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.49 £17.20 £17.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £71.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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 26 September 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 +29 26 £550 +22.22% 1
London +14 26 £550 +10.00% 1
Docklands, London - 1 - -

JSR 170
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 40 (100.00%) Java
2 39 (97.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 36 (90.00%) Adobe
4 35 (87.50%) OSGi
5 32 (80.00%) HTML
5 32 (80.00%) Spring
6 31 (77.50%) JavaScript
6 31 (77.50%) CSS
7 30 (75.00%) XML
8 27 (67.50%) Apache Sling
8 27 (67.50%) Apache Felix
8 27 (67.50%) Analytics
9 26 (65.00%) REST
9 26 (65.00%) JSP
9 26 (65.00%) Servlets
9 26 (65.00%) SOAP
9 26 (65.00%) JSTL
9 26 (65.00%) Spring MVC
9 26 (65.00%) MVC
9 26 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
10 25 (62.50%) Content Management
10 25 (62.50%) Hibernate
10 25 (62.50%) Java EE
10 25 (62.50%) SQL
10 25 (62.50%) JBoss
10 25 (62.50%) Tomcat
11 24 (60.00%) XML-RPC
11 24 (60.00%) User Stories
11 24 (60.00%) Customer Engagement
12 20 (50.00%) 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 39 (97.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 25 (62.50%) JBoss
2 25 (62.50%) Tomcat
3 6 (15.00%) CMS
4 2 (5.00%) Apache Solr
5 1 (2.50%) Magnolia
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Adobe Campaign
1 1 (2.50%) SAP hybris
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.50%) Adobe Analytics
1 3 (7.50%) SaaS
2 1 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.50%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (5.00%) MySQL
2 2 (5.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 20 (50.00%) Maven
2 16 (40.00%) Eclipse
2 16 (40.00%) Gradle
2 16 (40.00%) IntelliJ
3 2 (5.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (5.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (5.00%) SonarQube
3 2 (5.00%) Subversion
4 1 (2.50%) Bower
4 1 (2.50%) gulp
4 1 (2.50%) JProfiler
4 1 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.50%) VersionOne
4 1 (2.50%) VisualVM
General
1 17 (42.50%) Retail
2 4 (10.00%) Publishing
3 3 (7.50%) Marketing
4 1 (2.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 32 (80.00%) Developer
2 19 (47.50%) Java Developer
2 19 (47.50%) Lead Developer
3 18 (45.00%) Lead Java Developer
4 8 (20.00%) Architect
5 4 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (7.50%) Technical Architect
7 1 (2.50%) Consultant
7 1 (2.50%) E-Commerce Architect
7 1 (2.50%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
7 1 (2.50%) Java Software Developer
7 1 (2.50%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (87.50%) OSGi
2 32 (80.00%) HTML
2 32 (80.00%) Spring
3 31 (77.50%) CSS
4 30 (75.00%) XML
5 27 (67.50%) Apache Felix
5 27 (67.50%) Apache Sling
6 26 (65.00%) JSP
6 26 (65.00%) JSTL
6 26 (65.00%) REST
6 26 (65.00%) Servlets
6 26 (65.00%) SOAP
6 26 (65.00%) Spring MVC
7 25 (62.50%) Hibernate
7 25 (62.50%) Java EE
8 24 (60.00%) XML-RPC
9 5 (12.50%) JSON
10 4 (10.00%) J2EE
10 4 (10.00%) RESTful
11 3 (7.50%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 17 (42.50%) Computer Science
2 16 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.50%) Data Centre
3 3 (7.50%) Data Integration
3 3 (7.50%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (7.50%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.00%) User Experience
5 1 (2.50%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (67.50%) Analytics
2 26 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (65.00%) MVC
3 25 (62.50%) Content Management
4 24 (60.00%) Customer Engagement
4 24 (60.00%) User Stories
5 20 (50.00%) Scrum
6 4 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (10.00%) Data Management
6 4 (10.00%) Software Engineering
6 4 (10.00%) TDD
7 3 (7.50%) BDD
7 3 (7.50%) E-Commerce
7 3 (7.50%) Web Analytics
8 2 (5.00%) Continuous Delivery
8 2 (5.00%) Digital Content Management
8 2 (5.00%) Front End Development
8 2 (5.00%) OO
8 2 (5.00%) Software Architecture
8 2 (5.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 40 (100.00%) Java
2 31 (77.50%) JavaScript
3 25 (62.50%) SQL
4 1 (2.50%) ECMAScript
4 1 (2.50%) ES6
Qualifications
1 18 (45.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) Docker
1 1 (2.50%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 36 (90.00%) Adobe
2 3 (7.50%) Apigee
2 3 (7.50%) hybris
2 3 (7.50%) Mashery
2 3 (7.50%) Omniture
2 3 (7.50%) WSO2
3 2 (5.00%) Coverity
3 2 (5.00%) Oracle
3 2 (5.00%) SAP
4 1 (2.50%) Akamai
4 1 (2.50%) Microsoft