The first table below looks at the demand for JSP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JSP over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Cheshire region.

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.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaServer Pages (JSP)
Rank 59 58 60
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Contract jobs citing JSP 6 13 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.78% 1.72% 1.04%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.47% 6.31% 3.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 8
Average daily rate
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£439 £375 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.06% +11.11%
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-4.13% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £30.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +1.53%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
173 206 256
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 22.56% 27.25% 29.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 99 163
Average daily rate £340 £360 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 8
Average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £39.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -24.05%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
JSP
North West

JSP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JSP across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

JSP Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

JSP
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing JSP across the Cheshire region.

JSP Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

JSP
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JSP across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

JSP Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

JSP
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing JSP across the Cheshire region.

JSP Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

JSP
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JSP within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester +1 2 £263 -30.00%
Warrington - - - -
Wilmslow - - - -
JSP
North West

JSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing JSP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited JSP.

1 9 (69.23%) Java
2 8 (61.54%) .NET
2 8 (61.54%) J2EE
3 7 (53.85%) JDBC
3 7 (53.85%) JMS
3 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
3 7 (53.85%) Finance
3 7 (53.85%) JNDI
3 7 (53.85%) Waterfall
4 4 (30.77%) IBM
4 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (30.77%) Retail
4 4 (30.77%) IBM Mainframe
4 4 (30.77%) CICS
4 4 (30.77%) Mainframe
4 4 (30.77%) DNS
4 4 (30.77%) DB2
5 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
5 3 (23.08%) IIS
5 3 (23.08%) HTML
5 3 (23.08%) SSL
5 3 (23.08%) Data Protection
5 3 (23.08%) Web Development
5 3 (23.08%) Data Protection Act
5 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
5 3 (23.08%) Banking
5 3 (23.08%) Information Security
5 3 (23.08%) Migration
5 3 (23.08%) LAMP
5 3 (23.08%) Internet

JSP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing JSP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited JSP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (30.77%) CICS
2 3 (23.08%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) DNS
2 3 (23.08%) SSL
2 3 (23.08%) Internet
2 3 (23.08%) Firewall
3 1 (7.69%) SMS
3 1 (7.69%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) JUnit
1 2 (15.38%) Eclipse
2 1 (7.69%) LoadRunner
2 1 (7.69%) JMeter
2 1 (7.69%) OpenSTA
2 1 (7.69%) LoadUI
General
1 7 (53.85%) Finance
2 4 (30.77%) Retail
3 3 (23.08%) Banking
4 2 (15.38%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Designer
2 5 (38.46%) Solutions Designer
3 4 (30.77%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (30.77%) Architect
4 3 (23.08%) Security Consultant
4 3 (23.08%) Consultant
5 2 (15.38%) Java Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Test Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Web Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Java Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) .NET
1 8 (61.54%) J2EE
2 7 (53.85%) JDBC
2 7 (53.85%) JMS
2 7 (53.85%) JNDI
3 3 (23.08%) LAMP
3 3 (23.08%) HTML
4 2 (15.38%) Web Services
4 2 (15.38%) XML
4 2 (15.38%) CSS
5 1 (7.69%) XSLT
5 1 (7.69%) Flash
5 1 (7.69%) DHTML
5 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
5 1 (7.69%) Spring
5 1 (7.69%) Servlets
5 1 (7.69%) Struts
5 1 (7.69%) Ajax
5 1 (7.69%) jQuery
5 1 (7.69%) Struts2
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Mainframe
1 4 (30.77%) IBM Mainframe
2 3 (23.08%) Data Protection Act
2 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.69%) IVR
3 1 (7.69%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Waterfall
2 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (23.08%) Information Security
3 3 (23.08%) Project Management
3 3 (23.08%) Migration
3 3 (23.08%) Agile Project Management
3 3 (23.08%) Data Protection
3 3 (23.08%) OWASP
3 3 (23.08%) Web Development
4 1 (7.69%) Performance Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Load Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Test Scripting
4 1 (7.69%) Test Automation
4 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (7.69%) Scrum
4 1 (7.69%) ETL
4 1 (7.69%) TDD
4 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) Java
2 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.69%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) ISEB
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 4 (30.77%) IBM
3 3 (23.08%) Akamai