The table below looks at the statistics for JSP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JSP over the 3 months to 4 March 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaServer Pages (JSP)
Rank 90 72 84
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +12
Contract jobs citing JSP 38 48 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.38% 1.97% 1.38%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.22% 7.02% 4.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 26 11
Average daily rate
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£423 £319 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.44% +0.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £280 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £356 £319
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £319 £325
% change year-on-year
+17.55% -1.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.50 £42.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+9.41% -
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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 Scotland region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
611 684 596
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 22.18% 28.04% 28.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 369 370 319
Average daily rate £375 £323 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.27% +1.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 11
Average hourly rate £45.00 £32.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% -18.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.57% -5.71%

JSP
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

JSP Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

JSP
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

JSP Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

JSP
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JSP across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

JSP Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

JSP
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

JSP Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

JSP
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JSP within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 4 March 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
Edinburgh -5 19 £350 +7.69% 4
Glasgow -16 15 £450 +41.06% 1
Stirling - 2 £420 -
West Dunbartonshire - - - - 1
Aberdeen - - - - 1
JSP
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JSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 70 (86.42%) Java
2 50 (61.73%) Oracle
3 43 (53.09%) JavaScript
4 40 (49.38%) SQL
5 39 (48.15%) XML
5 39 (48.15%) Spring
6 38 (46.91%) Agile Software Development
7 37 (45.68%) CSS
7 37 (45.68%) J2EE
8 35 (43.21%) PL/SQL
9 34 (41.98%) Relational Database
10 31 (38.27%) JSF
11 30 (37.04%) UNIX
12 29 (35.80%) Struts
13 27 (33.33%) Ajax
14 26 (32.10%) Selenium
14 26 (32.10%) Unit Testing
14 26 (32.10%) Banking
14 26 (32.10%) Hibernate
15 25 (30.86%) jQuery
16 24 (29.63%) WebSphere
16 24 (29.63%) HTML
16 24 (29.63%) OO
17 21 (25.93%) Finance
18 20 (24.69%) MVC
18 20 (24.69%) JBoss
18 20 (24.69%) Servlets
19 19 (23.46%) Web Services
19 19 (23.46%) XSLT
19 19 (23.46%) JMS

JSP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 24 (29.63%) WebSphere
2 20 (24.69%) JBoss
3 8 (9.88%) WebLogic
4 7 (8.64%) WebSphere Application Server
4 7 (8.64%) GlassFish
5 6 (7.41%) Tomcat
5 6 (7.41%) FileNet
5 6 (7.41%) BizTalk Server
6 5 (6.17%) Adobe CQ
6 5 (6.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 4 (4.94%) SharePoint
8 3 (3.70%) Apache
9 2 (2.47%) Confluence
9 2 (2.47%) WebSphere Process Server
9 2 (2.47%) WebLogic Portal
9 2 (2.47%) WebLogic Integration
10 1 (1.23%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 4 (4.94%) MS Office
2 1 (1.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (3.70%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (3.70%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.47%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.23%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.23%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (12.35%) HTTP
2 3 (3.70%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.47%) Wireshark
3 2 (2.47%) HTTPS
3 2 (2.47%) SSL
3 2 (2.47%) Intranet
4 1 (1.23%) SAN
4 1 (1.23%) Firewall
4 1 (1.23%) Wireless
4 1 (1.23%) LAN
4 1 (1.23%) VoIP
4 1 (1.23%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (41.98%) Relational Database
2 14 (17.28%) SQL Server
3 12 (14.81%) RDBMS
4 11 (13.58%) Oracle Database
5 7 (8.64%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (6.17%) Oracle Database 10g
6 5 (6.17%) MySQL
7 4 (4.94%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (4.94%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (4.94%) InterSystems Cache
7 4 (4.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (2.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (1.23%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.23%) JasperReports
9 1 (1.23%) MongoDB
9 1 (1.23%) NoSQL
9 1 (1.23%) Big Data
9 1 (1.23%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 26 (32.10%) Selenium
2 17 (20.99%) CruiseControl
3 10 (12.35%) Cucumber
3 10 (12.35%) JUnit
4 8 (9.88%) Eclipse
4 8 (9.88%) Subversion
5 7 (8.64%) Oracle APEX
5 7 (8.64%) Mockito
6 6 (7.41%) Maven
7 4 (4.94%) Jenkins
7 4 (4.94%) NUnit
8 3 (3.70%) Hudson
9 2 (2.47%) Gradle
9 2 (2.47%) WebDriver
9 2 (2.47%) JIRA
9 2 (2.47%) Ant
9 2 (2.47%) NetBeans
9 2 (2.47%) JDeveloper
9 2 (2.47%) Toad
10 1 (1.23%) Git (software)
General
1 26 (32.10%) Banking
2 21 (25.93%) Finance
3 3 (3.70%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 66 (81.48%) Developer
2 42 (51.85%) Java Developer
3 16 (19.75%) Senior Developer
4 10 (12.35%) UI Programmer
4 10 (12.35%) UI Developer
5 8 (9.88%) Senior Java Developer
6 5 (6.17%) Solutions Designer
6 5 (6.17%) Senior UI Developer
6 5 (6.17%) Designer
6 5 (6.17%) FileNet Developer
7 4 (4.94%) Senior Designer
7 4 (4.94%) Technical Leader
7 4 (4.94%) Analyst
8 3 (3.70%) Test Analyst
8 3 (3.70%) SQL Developer
9 2 (2.47%) Senior SQL Developer
10 1 (1.23%) Network Engineer
10 1 (1.23%) Lead Developer
10 1 (1.23%) Support Analyst
10 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (48.15%) XML
1 39 (48.15%) Spring
2 37 (45.68%) CSS
2 37 (45.68%) J2EE
3 31 (38.27%) JSF
4 29 (35.80%) Struts
5 27 (33.33%) Ajax
6 26 (32.10%) Hibernate
7 25 (30.86%) jQuery
8 24 (29.63%) HTML
9 20 (24.69%) Servlets
10 19 (23.46%) Web Services
10 19 (23.46%) XSLT
10 19 (23.46%) JMS
10 19 (23.46%) Java EE
10 19 (23.46%) Spring Web Flow
11 17 (20.99%) Spring MVC
11 17 (20.99%) GWT
12 14 (17.28%) JDBC
12 14 (17.28%) iBATIS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.70%) Management Information System
1 3 (3.70%) CESG
2 2 (2.47%) Mobile App
2 2 (2.47%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (2.47%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (2.47%) Web 2.0
2 2 (2.47%) DataPower
2 2 (2.47%) Client/Server
2 2 (2.47%) Clustering
3 1 (1.23%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.23%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 30 (37.04%) UNIX
2 7 (8.64%) Linux
3 2 (2.47%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.47%) Android
3 2 (2.47%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (2.47%) Windows XP
3 2 (2.47%) Windows 2000
3 2 (2.47%) Windows
3 2 (2.47%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (46.91%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (32.10%) Unit Testing
3 24 (29.63%) OO
4 20 (24.69%) MVC
5 19 (23.46%) Web Application Development
6 14 (17.28%) TDD
7 13 (16.05%) UML
8 11 (13.58%) Web Design
9 9 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
10 8 (9.88%) Mentoring
10 8 (9.88%) SOA
11 7 (8.64%) Workflow
11 7 (8.64%) Scrum
12 6 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (7.41%) CRM
12 6 (7.41%) ITIL
13 5 (6.17%) Six Sigma
13 5 (6.17%) OOD
13 5 (6.17%) Performance Testing
13 5 (6.17%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 70 (86.42%) Java
2 43 (53.09%) JavaScript
3 40 (49.38%) SQL
4 35 (43.21%) PL/SQL
5 17 (20.99%) Perl
5 17 (20.99%) Shell Script
6 5 (6.17%) Jython
6 5 (6.17%) VBA
6 5 (6.17%) Groovy
7 4 (4.94%) C#
8 1 (1.23%) XQuery
8 1 (1.23%) VB
8 1 (1.23%) XPath
8 1 (1.23%) Scala
Qualifications
1 8 (9.88%) Security Cleared
1 8 (9.88%) SC Cleared
2 3 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (3.70%) CCNA
2 3 (3.70%) DV Cleared
2 3 (3.70%) ISTQB
2 3 (3.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (2.47%) VCP4
3 2 (2.47%) Degree
3 2 (2.47%) MCSE
3 2 (2.47%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.17%) JSP 440
System Software
1 2 (2.47%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 2 (2.47%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (2.47%) Nessus
Vendors
1 50 (61.73%) Oracle
2 6 (7.41%) Sybase
3 5 (6.17%) HP
4 4 (4.94%) IBM
5 2 (2.47%) Kony
5 2 (2.47%) Yahoo!
5 2 (2.47%) Google
5 2 (2.47%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.23%) Citrix
6 1 (1.23%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.23%) Cognos
6 1 (1.23%) Cisco
6 1 (1.23%) ProCurve
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