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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaServer Pages (JSP)
Rank 56 69 58
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -11
Contract jobs citing JSP 14 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.78% 0.51% 0.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.48% 1.72% 2.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 0
Average daily rate
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£350 £363 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £319 £325
% change year-on-year
+17.55% -1.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.50 £42.50 £43.25
% change year-on-year
+9.41% -1.73%
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
216 233 175
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 27.48% 29.57% 24.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 106 103
Average daily rate £350 £325 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 9
Average hourly rate £19.45 £40.57 £9.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.05% +350.77%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 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
Knutsford - 5 £463 -
Chester +11 2 £288 -20.68%
Warrington - - - - 1
JSP
North West

JSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 24 (92.31%) Java
2 19 (73.08%) XML
3 16 (61.54%) J2EE
4 12 (46.15%) JUnit
5 11 (42.31%) Oracle
5 11 (42.31%) HTML
5 11 (42.31%) Banking
6 10 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (38.46%) Project Management
7 9 (34.62%) .NET
7 9 (34.62%) JDBC
7 9 (34.62%) Struts
7 9 (34.62%) IBM
8 8 (30.77%) HTTPS
8 8 (30.77%) SOAP
8 8 (30.77%) Finance
8 8 (30.77%) SSH
8 8 (30.77%) Spring
8 8 (30.77%) XPath
8 8 (30.77%) Unit Testing
9 7 (26.92%) IBM Mainframe
9 7 (26.92%) Ajax
9 7 (26.92%) Java EE
9 7 (26.92%) Waterfall
9 7 (26.92%) Agile Project Management
9 7 (26.92%) jQuery
9 7 (26.92%) JNDI
9 7 (26.92%) Mainframe
9 7 (26.92%) CICS
9 7 (26.92%) DB2

JSP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 7 (26.92%) CICS
2 5 (19.23%) Tomcat
3 3 (11.54%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 8 (30.77%) HTTPS
1 8 (30.77%) SSH
2 2 (7.69%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (26.92%) DB2
2 3 (11.54%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (46.15%) JUnit
2 3 (11.54%) Subversion
2 3 (11.54%) JIRA
3 2 (7.69%) Eclipse
3 2 (7.69%) Ant
General
1 11 (42.31%) Banking
2 8 (30.77%) Finance
3 3 (11.54%) Investment Banking
4 2 (7.69%) Retail Banking
4 2 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (65.38%) Developer
2 13 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 4 (15.38%) Architect
3 4 (15.38%) Designer
4 3 (11.54%) Hybris Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Integration Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) J2EE Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Senior J2EE Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Java Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Java Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (7.69%) Solutions Designer
6 1 (3.85%) Oracle Developer
6 1 (3.85%) SQL Developer
6 1 (3.85%) PL/SQL Developer
6 1 (3.85%) ATM Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (73.08%) XML
2 16 (61.54%) J2EE
3 11 (42.31%) HTML
4 9 (34.62%) .NET
4 9 (34.62%) JDBC
4 9 (34.62%) Struts
5 8 (30.77%) SOAP
5 8 (30.77%) Spring
6 7 (26.92%) JNDI
6 7 (26.92%) Ajax
6 7 (26.92%) Java EE
6 7 (26.92%) jQuery
6 7 (26.92%) JMS
7 5 (19.23%) CSS
7 5 (19.23%) XSLT
7 5 (19.23%) HTML5
7 5 (19.23%) REST
8 3 (11.54%) Spring MVC
8 3 (11.54%) JSF
8 3 (11.54%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) Mainframe
1 7 (26.92%) IBM Mainframe
2 3 (11.54%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.54%) UNIX
1 3 (11.54%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) Project Management
1 10 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (30.77%) Unit Testing
3 7 (26.92%) Waterfall
3 7 (26.92%) Agile Project Management
4 5 (19.23%) MVC
4 5 (19.23%) Migration
5 3 (11.54%) E-Commerce
5 3 (11.54%) Data Modelling
5 3 (11.54%) B2C
5 3 (11.54%) SEO
5 3 (11.54%) Validation
5 3 (11.54%) Integration Testing
5 3 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (11.54%) Kanban
5 3 (11.54%) Data Validation
5 3 (11.54%) Scrum
6 2 (7.69%) Software Engineering
6 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (92.31%) Java
2 8 (30.77%) XPath
3 5 (19.23%) JavaScript
4 3 (11.54%) PL/SQL
4 3 (11.54%) SQL
5 2 (7.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) Degree
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 11 (42.31%) Oracle
2 9 (34.62%) IBM
3 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
4 3 (11.54%) hybris