The table below looks at the statistics 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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaServer Pages (JSP)
Rank 75 63 55
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -8
Contract jobs citing JSP 2 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.20% 0.86% 0.78%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.70% 3.59% 3.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 1
Average daily rate
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£401 £420 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.64% +12.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.80 £36.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+17.26% +114.70%
JSP
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
285 195 172
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 28.61% 24.04% 22.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 201 87 91
Average daily rate £388 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £478 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 6
Average hourly rate £15.83 £40.57 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.98% +170.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £38.77 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.81 £140.00 £34.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -

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
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 24 April 2015. 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 +4 2 £401 -
JSP
North West

JSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 22 (91.67%) Java
2 17 (70.83%) XML
3 15 (62.50%) J2EE
4 12 (50.00%) Oracle
5 11 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (45.83%) JUnit
6 10 (41.67%) HTML
6 10 (41.67%) Banking
7 9 (37.50%) Spring
7 9 (37.50%) Project Management
7 9 (37.50%) SOAP
7 9 (37.50%) IBM
7 9 (37.50%) Unit Testing
8 8 (33.33%) Waterfall
8 8 (33.33%) Ajax
8 8 (33.33%) XPath
8 8 (33.33%) jQuery
8 8 (33.33%) Struts
8 8 (33.33%) JDBC
8 8 (33.33%) .NET
8 8 (33.33%) Finance
9 7 (29.17%) SSH
9 7 (29.17%) HTTPS
10 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
10 6 (25.00%) JMS
10 6 (25.00%) JavaScript
10 6 (25.00%) DB2
10 6 (25.00%) Mainframe
10 6 (25.00%) CICS
10 6 (25.00%) Agile Project Management

JSP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 6 (25.00%) CICS
2 5 (20.83%) Tomcat
3 3 (12.50%) Confluence
4 2 (8.33%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 7 (29.17%) SSH
1 7 (29.17%) HTTPS
2 2 (8.33%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (25.00%) DB2
2 3 (12.50%) MySQL
3 2 (8.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 11 (45.83%) JUnit
2 5 (20.83%) Subversion
3 4 (16.67%) JIRA
4 3 (12.50%) Eclipse
5 2 (8.33%) Ant
6 1 (4.17%) Cactus
6 1 (4.17%) Maven
General
1 10 (41.67%) Banking
2 8 (33.33%) Finance
3 3 (12.50%) Investment Banking
4 1 (4.17%) Retail Banking
4 1 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (66.67%) Developer
2 12 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (12.50%) Designer
3 3 (12.50%) Hybris Developer
3 3 (12.50%) Architect
3 3 (12.50%) Integration Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Java Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) J2EE Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Senior J2EE Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Senior Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Senior Java Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) ATM Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Solutions Designer
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Developer
5 1 (4.17%) PL/SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (70.83%) XML
2 15 (62.50%) J2EE
3 10 (41.67%) HTML
4 9 (37.50%) Spring
4 9 (37.50%) SOAP
5 8 (33.33%) Ajax
5 8 (33.33%) jQuery
5 8 (33.33%) Struts
5 8 (33.33%) JDBC
5 8 (33.33%) .NET
6 6 (25.00%) JMS
6 6 (25.00%) Java EE
6 6 (25.00%) JNDI
7 4 (16.67%) CSS
7 4 (16.67%) XSLT
7 4 (16.67%) Web Services
7 4 (16.67%) HTML5
8 3 (12.50%) REST
8 3 (12.50%) Spring MVC
8 3 (12.50%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Mainframe
1 6 (25.00%) IBM Mainframe
2 3 (12.50%) iPad
3 1 (4.17%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) UNIX
1 3 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (37.50%) Project Management
2 9 (37.50%) Unit Testing
3 8 (33.33%) Waterfall
4 6 (25.00%) Agile Project Management
5 5 (20.83%) Integration Testing
5 5 (20.83%) MVC
6 4 (16.67%) Migration
6 4 (16.67%) Software Engineering
6 4 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (12.50%) Kanban
7 3 (12.50%) Data Validation
7 3 (12.50%) SEO
7 3 (12.50%) Validation
7 3 (12.50%) Scrum
7 3 (12.50%) E-Commerce
7 3 (12.50%) Data Modelling
7 3 (12.50%) B2C
8 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (4.17%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 22 (91.67%) Java
2 8 (33.33%) XPath
3 6 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (20.83%) PL/SQL
4 5 (20.83%) SQL
5 2 (8.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) Degree
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 12 (50.00%) Oracle
2 9 (37.50%) IBM
3 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (12.50%) hybris
5 1 (4.17%) Perforce