The table below looks at the statistics for JSR 286 skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JSR 286 over the 3 months to 24 June 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
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Portlet Specification v2.0 (JSR 286)
Rank 639 639 609
Rank change year-on-year
0 -30
Contract jobs citing JSR 286 1 1 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.002% 0.026%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.007% 0.007% 0.093%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 11
Median daily rate - £550 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +22.22%
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £450
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
15257 15356 15097
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 28.38% 27.38% 27.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 10756 10258 9887
Median daily rate £420 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.38% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 177 209 208
Median hourly rate £36.00 £37.45 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.87% +7.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.80 £17.86 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.70 £55.00 £53.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%

JSR 286
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing JSR 286 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

JSR 286 Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

JSR 286
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing JSR 286 within the UK.

JSR 286 Daily Rate Trend in the UK

JSR 286
Top 2 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JSR 286 within the UK over the 3 months to 24 June 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 +1 1 - -
London -2 1 - -

JSR 286
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing JSR 286 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 286.

1 3 (60.00%) Java
1 3 (60.00%) Spring
1 3 (60.00%) JSR 168
2 2 (40.00%) WebSphere Portal
2 2 (40.00%) Liferay
2 2 (40.00%) JSF
2 2 (40.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (40.00%) Jython
2 2 (40.00%) J2EE
2 2 (40.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (40.00%) Struts
2 2 (40.00%) Hibernate
2 2 (40.00%) Python
2 2 (40.00%) IBM
3 1 (20.00%) Middleware
3 1 (20.00%) B2B
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Apache
3 1 (20.00%) CSS
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) JSON
3 1 (20.00%) Maven
3 1 (20.00%) Open Source
3 1 (20.00%) REST
3 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (20.00%) Jenkins

JSR 286
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 2 (40.00%) Liferay
1 2 (40.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (40.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 2 (40.00%) WebSphere Portal
2 1 (20.00%) Apache
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (20.00%) Maven
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (40.00%) WebSphere Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Java Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Portal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) JSR 168
1 3 (60.00%) Spring
2 2 (40.00%) Hibernate
2 2 (40.00%) J2EE
2 2 (40.00%) JSF
2 2 (40.00%) Struts
3 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (20.00%) CSS
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) JSON
3 1 (20.00%) Middleware
3 1 (20.00%) REST
3 1 (20.00%) Spring Web Flow
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (20.00%) B2B
1 1 (20.00%) MVC
1 1 (20.00%) Open Source
1 1 (20.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) Jython
2 2 (40.00%) Python
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) IBM