Period
to 11 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for JSR 168 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited JSR 168 over the 6 months to 11 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Java Portlet Specification (JSR 168)
England > South East
6 months to
11 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 372 364 -
Rank change year-on-year -8 - +376
Contract jobs citing JSR 168 5 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.030% 0.037% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.11% 0.14% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 0
South East median daily rate - £320 -
England median daily rate - £320 £463
% change year-on-year - -30.92% +38.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

JSR 168 is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 4664 4342 5144
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 27.83% 26.72% 26.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 2850 2627 3350
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +6.90%
10th Percentile £300 £281 £268
90th Percentile £575 £538 £520
England median daily rate £470 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +10.59% +2.41% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 88 120 129
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.76% +9.33% +20.97%
10th Percentile £16.15 £13.83 £14.30
90th Percentile £48.75 £55.05 £52.17
England median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% +7.14%

JSR 168
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing JSR 168 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for JSR 168 in the South East

JSR 168
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing JSR 168 in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for JSR 168 in the South East

JSR 168
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JSR 168 within the South East region over the 6 months to 11 December 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxfordshire +6 5 - -
Thames Valley -14 5 - -
JSR 168
England

For the 6 months to 11 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing JSR 168 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region with a requirement for JSR 168.

1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) JSP
1 5 (100.00%) Struts
1 5 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle ADF
1 5 (100.00%) JSF
1 5 (100.00%) Ajax
1 5 (100.00%) WebCenter
1 5 (100.00%) Build Automation
1 5 (100.00%) Personalization
2 4 (80.00%) Mentoring
2 4 (80.00%) Load Balancing
2 4 (80.00%) Maven
2 4 (80.00%) JMeter
2 4 (80.00%) Clustering
2 4 (80.00%) Web Services
2 4 (80.00%) Ant
2 4 (80.00%) JUnit

JSR 168
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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:

Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Ant
1 4 (80.00%) JMeter
1 4 (80.00%) JUnit
1 4 (80.00%) Maven
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Senior Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Senior Oracle Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) Ajax
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) JSF
1 5 (100.00%) JSP
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle ADF
1 5 (100.00%) Struts
1 5 (100.00%) WebCenter
2 4 (80.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Clustering
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Build Automation
1 5 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 5 (100.00%) Personalization
2 4 (80.00%) Load Balancing
2 4 (80.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle