Period
to 21 August 2018

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 21 August 2018 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
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - - 387
Contract jobs citing JSR 168 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East - - 0.006%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 0.020%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
South East median daily rate - - £316
England median daily rate £500 - £375
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 5,311 4,429 4,888
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 32.06% 27.77% 26.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,463 2,655 3,150
South East median daily rate £425 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £313 £298 £275
90th Percentile £575 £550 £538
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 84 125
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £11.05 £12.65 £12.25
90th Percentile £53.75 £51.90 £55.50
England median hourly rate £41.53 £40.00 £36.75
% change year-on-year +3.83% +8.84% -0.68%

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