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 25 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Portlet Specification v2.0 (JSR 286)
Rank - - 640
Contract jobs citing JSR 286 0 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - - 0.010%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 0.038%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 6
Median daily rate - - £340
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £340
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
16252 16367 15677
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 30.72% 28.23% 27.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 11254 11273 10177
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 196 306 180
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 £19.72 £17.33 £17.50
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 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 10 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (100.00%) Struts
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Jython
1 1 (100.00%) JSF
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (100.00%) JSR 168
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere Portal

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 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere Portal
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) JSF
1 1 (100.00%) JSR 168
1 1 (100.00%) Struts
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Jython
1 1 (100.00%) Python
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) IBM