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 3 August 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaServer Pages (JSP)
Rank 78 55 49
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -6
Contract jobs citing JSP 11 31 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.68% 2.42% 1.65%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.74% 8.47% 8.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 15 10
Average daily rate
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£325 £375 £381
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% -1.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £292 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £460 £401
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.38 £30.00 £37.75
% change year-on-year
+34.60% -20.52%
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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
294 366 191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 18.27% 28.62% 18.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 166 229 76
Average daily rate £350 £400 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +30.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £265 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £475 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £42.50 - £24.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.55 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+16.32% -2.85%

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 3 August 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 29 (100.00%) Java
2 18 (62.07%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (58.62%) J2EE
3 17 (58.62%) CSS
4 16 (55.17%) Spring
5 15 (51.72%) Oracle
5 15 (51.72%) JavaScript
5 15 (51.72%) Tomcat
6 14 (48.28%) SQL
7 13 (44.83%) Struts
7 13 (44.83%) UNIX
8 12 (41.38%) Selenium
9 11 (37.93%) Cucumber
9 11 (37.93%) HTML
9 11 (37.93%) Hibernate
9 11 (37.93%) MVC
10 10 (34.48%) Finance
10 10 (34.48%) XML
10 10 (34.48%) jQuery
10 10 (34.48%) Unit Testing
10 10 (34.48%) Ajax
11 9 (31.03%) JSF
11 9 (31.03%) TDD
11 9 (31.03%) Web Services
11 9 (31.03%) JBoss
11 9 (31.03%) PL/SQL
12 8 (27.59%) JUnit
12 8 (27.59%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (27.59%) JIRA
12 8 (27.59%) Git (software)

JSP
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 15 (51.72%) Tomcat
2 9 (31.03%) JBoss
3 5 (17.24%) WebSphere
4 3 (10.34%) Confluence
4 3 (10.34%) Apache
5 2 (6.90%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (6.90%) WebLogic
6 1 (3.45%) WordPress
6 1 (3.45%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Photoshop
1 1 (3.45%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Oracle 11i
1 2 (6.90%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.24%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (10.34%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (3.45%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) LDAP
1 2 (6.90%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (24.14%) Relational Database
2 5 (17.24%) Oracle Database
3 3 (10.34%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
4 2 (6.90%) Oracle9i Database
4 2 (6.90%) RDBMS
4 2 (6.90%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (6.90%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 12 (41.38%) Selenium
2 11 (37.93%) Cucumber
3 8 (27.59%) Git (software)
3 8 (27.59%) JUnit
3 8 (27.59%) JIRA
4 7 (24.14%) Ant
5 6 (20.69%) Eclipse
5 6 (20.69%) Subversion
5 6 (20.69%) Maven
5 6 (20.69%) Jenkins
6 5 (17.24%) CruiseControl
6 5 (17.24%) Mockito
7 3 (10.34%) WebDriver
7 3 (10.34%) Hudson
7 3 (10.34%) NetBeans
7 3 (10.34%) SonarQube
7 3 (10.34%) Gradle
8 2 (6.90%) Oracle APEX
8 2 (6.90%) Rational DOORS
8 2 (6.90%) Mercurial
General
1 10 (34.48%) Finance
2 5 (17.24%) Banking
3 2 (6.90%) Military
4 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 23 (79.31%) Developer
2 22 (75.86%) Java Developer
3 3 (10.34%) Test Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) Automation Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) Test Automation Engineer
4 1 (3.45%) Software Engineer
4 1 (3.45%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (3.45%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (3.45%) Front-End Developer
4 1 (3.45%) Development Specialist
4 1 (3.45%) Senior Developer
4 1 (3.45%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (58.62%) J2EE
1 17 (58.62%) CSS
2 16 (55.17%) Spring
3 13 (44.83%) Struts
4 11 (37.93%) HTML
4 11 (37.93%) Hibernate
5 10 (34.48%) XML
5 10 (34.48%) Ajax
5 10 (34.48%) jQuery
6 9 (31.03%) JSF
6 9 (31.03%) Web Services
7 7 (24.14%) Servlets
7 7 (24.14%) JSON
7 7 (24.14%) Spring MVC
7 7 (24.14%) RESTful
8 6 (20.69%) HTML5
9 5 (17.24%) Spring Web Flow
9 5 (17.24%) GWT
9 5 (17.24%) JMS
9 5 (17.24%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Client/Server
1 2 (6.90%) PKI
2 1 (3.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (44.83%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (62.07%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (37.93%) MVC
3 10 (34.48%) Unit Testing
4 9 (31.03%) TDD
5 8 (27.59%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (24.14%) OO
6 7 (24.14%) Web Application Development
7 5 (17.24%) DevOps
7 5 (17.24%) Mentoring
7 5 (17.24%) UML
8 4 (13.79%) Scrum
8 4 (13.79%) BDD
9 3 (10.34%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (10.34%) Test Automation
9 3 (10.34%) Open Source
9 3 (10.34%) Root Cause Analysis
9 3 (10.34%) ATDD
9 3 (10.34%) Refactoring
10 2 (6.90%) Change Control
10 2 (6.90%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 29 (100.00%) Java
2 15 (51.72%) JavaScript
3 14 (48.28%) SQL
4 9 (31.03%) PL/SQL
5 7 (24.14%) Shell Script
6 6 (20.69%) Perl
7 2 (6.90%) C#
7 2 (6.90%) C++
7 2 (6.90%) Ada
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) Sun Certification
2 1 (3.45%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (6.90%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 15 (51.72%) Oracle
2 3 (10.34%) Adobe
3 2 (6.90%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.45%) Alterian