The first table below looks at the demand for JSP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JSP over the 3 months to 17 April 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 Edinburgh 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaServer Pages (JSP)
Rank 70 51 66
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +15
Contract jobs citing JSP 8 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.62% 0.40% 0.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.23% 2.03% 2.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 2
Average daily rate £413 £365 £210
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.01% +73.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £327 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £439 £403 £290
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.25 £17.00 £26.28
% change year-on-year
+142.64% -35.31%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
358 148 146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 27.84% 19.81% 12.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 204 77 68
Average daily rate £350 £325 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £205 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 2
Average hourly rate £32.00 £30.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
JSP
Scotland

JSP
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

JSP Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

JSP
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

JSP Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

JSP
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

JSP Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

JSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 18 (90.00%) Java
2 13 (65.00%) XML
3 11 (55.00%) HTML
4 10 (50.00%) J2EE
4 10 (50.00%) EJB
5 9 (45.00%) JavaScript
5 9 (45.00%) Spring
6 8 (40.00%) JSF
6 8 (40.00%) .NET
6 8 (40.00%) RAD
6 8 (40.00%) Swing
6 8 (40.00%) SOA
7 7 (35.00%) Struts
8 6 (30.00%) TDD
8 6 (30.00%) Banking
9 5 (25.00%) Hibernate
9 5 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (25.00%) Drools
9 5 (25.00%) Rational Application Developer
9 5 (25.00%) XSLT
9 5 (25.00%) Oracle
9 5 (25.00%) Workflow
9 5 (25.00%) JBoss
10 4 (20.00%) Oracle Workflow
10 4 (20.00%) JUnit
10 4 (20.00%) C#
10 4 (20.00%) CSS
10 4 (20.00%) Ajax
10 4 (20.00%) jQuery
11 3 (15.00%) Java EE

JSP
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 (20.00%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (10.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (10.00%) WebSphere Portal
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Rational Application Developer
2 4 (20.00%) JUnit
3 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (5.00%) Eclipse
3 1 (5.00%) PhoneGap
General
1 6 (30.00%) Banking
2 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (95.00%) Developer
2 16 (80.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 2 (10.00%) WebSphere Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Senior Developer
3 2 (10.00%) WebSphere Portal Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Portal Developer
4 1 (5.00%) SOA Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Programmer
4 1 (5.00%) Lead Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Web Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (65.00%) XML
2 11 (55.00%) HTML
3 10 (50.00%) J2EE
3 10 (50.00%) EJB
4 9 (45.00%) Spring
5 8 (40.00%) JSF
5 8 (40.00%) Swing
5 8 (40.00%) .NET
6 7 (35.00%) Struts
7 5 (25.00%) XSLT
7 5 (25.00%) Drools
7 5 (25.00%) Hibernate
8 4 (20.00%) jQuery
8 4 (20.00%) Ajax
8 4 (20.00%) CSS
9 3 (15.00%) SOAP
9 3 (15.00%) Java EE
10 2 (10.00%) Servlets
10 2 (10.00%) Web Services
11 1 (5.00%) jBPM
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Open Source
1 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (5.00%) Mobile Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) RAD
1 8 (40.00%) SOA
2 6 (30.00%) TDD
3 5 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (25.00%) Workflow
4 3 (15.00%) Scrum
5 2 (10.00%) Refactoring
6 1 (5.00%) UML
6 1 (5.00%) Web Development
6 1 (5.00%) BPMN
6 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (5.00%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (5.00%) Web Application Development
6 1 (5.00%) Extreme Programming
6 1 (5.00%) Migration
6 1 (5.00%) Project Management
6 1 (5.00%) Identity Management
6 1 (5.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 18 (90.00%) Java
2 9 (45.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (20.00%) C#
4 1 (5.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Oracle
1 5 (25.00%) JBoss
2 2 (10.00%) IBM