The table below looks at the statistics 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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaServer Pages (JSP)
Rank 57 57 58
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Contract jobs citing JSP 21 15 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.53% 1.31% 0.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.27% 5.17% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 1
Average daily rate
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£350 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £319 £340
% change year-on-year
+17.55% -6.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £49.25
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -13.70%
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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 Edinburgh region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
289 290 203
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 21.00% 25.26% 26.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 149 107
Average daily rate £375 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £205 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £426
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 1
Average hourly rate £47.50 £13.50 £150.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+251.85% -91.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

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 26 January 2015, 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 42 (95.45%) Java
2 29 (65.91%) JSF
3 26 (59.09%) J2EE
3 26 (59.09%) XML
4 23 (52.27%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (47.73%) JBoss
6 20 (45.45%) JavaScript
6 20 (45.45%) Selenium
7 19 (43.18%) Oracle
7 19 (43.18%) CSS
8 18 (40.91%) Spring
9 17 (38.64%) jQuery
10 16 (36.36%) Unit Testing
10 16 (36.36%) Ajax
10 16 (36.36%) Struts
11 15 (34.09%) HTML
12 14 (31.82%) Web Design
12 14 (31.82%) RichFaces
13 13 (29.55%) Relational Database
13 13 (29.55%) MVC
13 13 (29.55%) TDD
13 13 (29.55%) XSLT
14 12 (27.27%) UNIX
14 12 (27.27%) SQL
14 12 (27.27%) HTTP
14 12 (27.27%) RESTful
15 11 (25.00%) Web Application Development
15 11 (25.00%) Banking
15 11 (25.00%) Java EE
16 10 (22.73%) WebSphere

JSP
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 21 (47.73%) JBoss
2 10 (22.73%) WebSphere
3 5 (11.36%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (6.82%) Apache
4 3 (6.82%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.27%) IaaS
2 1 (2.27%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 12 (27.27%) HTTP
2 1 (2.27%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (29.55%) Relational Database
2 6 (13.64%) SQL Server
3 3 (6.82%) RDBMS
3 3 (6.82%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 20 (45.45%) Selenium
2 10 (22.73%) CruiseControl
3 8 (18.18%) Cucumber
4 7 (15.91%) Maven
4 7 (15.91%) Eclipse
5 6 (13.64%) Subversion
6 5 (11.36%) JUnit
6 5 (11.36%) Jenkins
6 5 (11.36%) Mockito
7 4 (9.09%) NUnit
8 2 (4.55%) Ant
8 2 (4.55%) WebDriver
8 2 (4.55%) Hudson
8 2 (4.55%) Gradle
9 1 (2.27%) Calabash
9 1 (2.27%) Appium
9 1 (2.27%) Git (software)
9 1 (2.27%) Mercurial
General
1 11 (25.00%) Banking
2 9 (20.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 41 (93.18%) Developer
2 26 (59.09%) Java Developer
3 13 (29.55%) UI Developer
3 13 (29.55%) UI Programmer
4 11 (25.00%) Senior Developer
5 6 (13.64%) Senior UI Developer
6 4 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Technical Leader
8 1 (2.27%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 1 (2.27%) Front-End Developer
8 1 (2.27%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (65.91%) JSF
2 26 (59.09%) XML
2 26 (59.09%) J2EE
3 19 (43.18%) CSS
4 18 (40.91%) Spring
5 17 (38.64%) jQuery
6 16 (36.36%) Ajax
6 16 (36.36%) Struts
7 15 (34.09%) HTML
8 14 (31.82%) RichFaces
9 13 (29.55%) XSLT
10 12 (27.27%) RESTful
11 11 (25.00%) Java EE
12 10 (22.73%) Spring MVC
12 10 (22.73%) Spring Web Flow
12 10 (22.73%) GWT
12 10 (22.73%) JMS
12 10 (22.73%) SOAP
13 9 (20.45%) Hibernate
13 9 (20.45%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.27%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 12 (27.27%) UNIX
2 2 (4.55%) Android
2 2 (4.55%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (52.27%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (36.36%) Unit Testing
3 14 (31.82%) Web Design
4 13 (29.55%) MVC
4 13 (29.55%) TDD
5 11 (25.00%) Web Application Development
6 10 (22.73%) OO
7 5 (11.36%) CRM
8 4 (9.09%) UML
8 4 (9.09%) SOA
8 4 (9.09%) Scrum
8 4 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (6.82%) BDD
10 2 (4.55%) BPMN
10 2 (4.55%) Test Automation
10 2 (4.55%) Automated Testing
10 2 (4.55%) Data Modelling
11 1 (2.27%) Workflow
11 1 (2.27%) Web Development
11 1 (2.27%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 42 (95.45%) Java
2 20 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 12 (27.27%) SQL
4 10 (22.73%) Shell Script
4 10 (22.73%) Perl
4 10 (22.73%) PL/SQL
5 4 (9.09%) C#
Vendors
1 19 (43.18%) Oracle
2 1 (2.27%) Red Hat
2 1 (2.27%) Twitter