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 28 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaServer Pages (JSP)
Rank 82 67 83
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +16
Contract jobs citing JSP 38 45 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.44% 1.97% 1.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.93% 7.54% 4.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 22 13
Average daily rate
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£423 £319 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.44% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £346 £287 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £332 £398
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £319 £330
% change year-on-year
+17.55% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £44.00
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 Scotland region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
641 597 579
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 24.29% 26.16% 28.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 370 312 334
Average daily rate £375 £325 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +1.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 12 7
Average hourly rate £45.00 £32.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% -13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £13.50 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.25 £63.75 £44.00
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 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 28 January 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 28 January 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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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 +1 21 £350 +16.66% 2
Glasgow -15 12 £450 +41.06% 2
Stirling - 2 £525 -
Aberdeen - - - - 1
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JSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 76 (86.36%) Java
2 51 (57.95%) Oracle
3 47 (53.41%) JavaScript
4 46 (52.27%) XML
5 43 (48.86%) CSS
6 41 (46.59%) SQL
7 40 (45.45%) Relational Database
8 39 (44.32%) J2EE
9 38 (43.18%) PL/SQL
10 37 (42.05%) Agile Software Development
11 33 (37.50%) Spring
11 33 (37.50%) JSF
12 31 (35.23%) Banking
12 31 (35.23%) HTML
13 28 (31.82%) Struts
13 28 (31.82%) UNIX
14 27 (30.68%) Hibernate
14 27 (30.68%) Selenium
15 26 (29.55%) Ajax
16 25 (28.41%) WebSphere
16 25 (28.41%) jQuery
17 24 (27.27%) Unit Testing
17 24 (27.27%) Finance
17 24 (27.27%) OO
17 24 (27.27%) JBoss
18 23 (26.14%) MVC
19 22 (25.00%) Web Services
20 21 (23.86%) XSLT
20 21 (23.86%) Servlets
21 20 (22.73%) JMS

JSP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 25 (28.41%) WebSphere
2 24 (27.27%) JBoss
3 7 (7.95%) WebSphere Application Server
3 7 (7.95%) WebLogic
4 6 (6.82%) GlassFish
4 6 (6.82%) Apache
5 5 (5.68%) BizTalk Server
5 5 (5.68%) FileNet
6 4 (4.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 4 (4.55%) Adobe CQ
6 4 (4.55%) SharePoint
7 3 (3.41%) Tomcat
8 2 (2.27%) WebSphere Process Server
8 2 (2.27%) WebLogic Portal
8 2 (2.27%) WebLogic Integration
9 1 (1.14%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 4 (4.55%) MS Office
2 1 (1.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (4.55%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (3.41%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.14%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.14%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (13.64%) HTTP
2 3 (3.41%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.27%) Wireshark
3 2 (2.27%) HTTPS
3 2 (2.27%) SSL
4 1 (1.14%) LAN
4 1 (1.14%) VoIP
4 1 (1.14%) WAN
4 1 (1.14%) Intranet
4 1 (1.14%) SAN
4 1 (1.14%) Firewall
4 1 (1.14%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (45.45%) Relational Database
2 17 (19.32%) RDBMS
3 16 (18.18%) SQL Server
4 9 (10.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (10.23%) Oracle Database
4 9 (10.23%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (6.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (4.55%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (4.55%) InterSystems Cache
6 4 (4.55%) Oracle Database 10g
6 4 (4.55%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (4.55%) MySQL
7 1 (1.14%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.14%) JasperReports
7 1 (1.14%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.14%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.14%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.14%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 27 (30.68%) Selenium
2 18 (20.45%) CruiseControl
3 10 (11.36%) Eclipse
4 9 (10.23%) Cucumber
5 7 (7.95%) JUnit
5 7 (7.95%) Maven
6 6 (6.82%) Mockito
6 6 (6.82%) Subversion
7 5 (5.68%) Jenkins
8 4 (4.55%) Oracle APEX
8 4 (4.55%) NUnit
9 3 (3.41%) Hudson
10 2 (2.27%) Gradle
10 2 (2.27%) WebDriver
10 2 (2.27%) Ant
11 1 (1.14%) Git (software)
11 1 (1.14%) Mercurial
11 1 (1.14%) Calabash
11 1 (1.14%) Appium
General
1 31 (35.23%) Banking
2 24 (27.27%) Finance
3 2 (2.27%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 73 (82.95%) Developer
2 39 (44.32%) Java Developer
3 17 (19.32%) Senior Developer
4 14 (15.91%) UI Programmer
4 14 (15.91%) UI Developer
5 8 (9.09%) SQL Developer
6 7 (7.95%) Senior Java Developer
7 6 (6.82%) Senior UI Developer
8 5 (5.68%) SQL Server Developer
8 5 (5.68%) Technical Leader
8 5 (5.68%) FileNet Developer
9 4 (4.55%) Designer
9 4 (4.55%) Analyst
9 4 (4.55%) Solutions Designer
10 3 (3.41%) Test Analyst
10 3 (3.41%) Senior SQL Developer
11 2 (2.27%) Senior Designer
12 1 (1.14%) Project Manager
12 1 (1.14%) Test Manager
12 1 (1.14%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (52.27%) XML
2 43 (48.86%) CSS
3 39 (44.32%) J2EE
4 33 (37.50%) Spring
4 33 (37.50%) JSF
5 31 (35.23%) HTML
6 28 (31.82%) Struts
7 27 (30.68%) Hibernate
8 26 (29.55%) Ajax
9 25 (28.41%) jQuery
10 22 (25.00%) Web Services
11 21 (23.86%) XSLT
11 21 (23.86%) Servlets
12 20 (22.73%) JMS
12 20 (22.73%) Spring Web Flow
13 19 (21.59%) Java EE
14 18 (20.45%) Spring MVC
14 18 (20.45%) GWT
15 17 (19.32%) EJB
16 16 (18.18%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.68%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.41%) CESG
3 2 (2.27%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.27%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (2.27%) DataPower
3 2 (2.27%) Clustering
3 2 (2.27%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.14%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.14%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 28 (31.82%) UNIX
2 7 (7.95%) Linux
3 2 (2.27%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.27%) Android
3 2 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (2.27%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (2.27%) Windows 2000
3 2 (2.27%) Windows
3 2 (2.27%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (42.05%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (27.27%) Unit Testing
2 24 (27.27%) OO
3 23 (26.14%) MVC
4 19 (21.59%) Web Application Development
5 15 (17.05%) Web Design
6 14 (15.91%) TDD
7 13 (14.77%) Performance Tuning
8 10 (11.36%) UML
9 9 (10.23%) SOA
10 8 (9.09%) Scrum
10 8 (9.09%) Data Modelling
11 7 (7.95%) Technical Analysis
12 6 (6.82%) Mentoring
12 6 (6.82%) Wealth Management
12 6 (6.82%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (6.82%) Migration
12 6 (6.82%) Workflow
12 6 (6.82%) ITIL
13 5 (5.68%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 76 (86.36%) Java
2 47 (53.41%) JavaScript
3 41 (46.59%) SQL
4 38 (43.18%) PL/SQL
5 18 (20.45%) Perl
5 18 (20.45%) Shell Script
6 10 (11.36%) VBA
7 4 (4.55%) Groovy
7 4 (4.55%) Jython
7 4 (4.55%) C#
8 1 (1.14%) VB
8 1 (1.14%) XQuery
8 1 (1.14%) XPath
8 1 (1.14%) Scala
Qualifications
1 8 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 8 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.55%) ISTQB
2 4 (4.55%) DV Cleared
3 3 (3.41%) CCNA
3 3 (3.41%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (3.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.27%) CCNP
4 2 (2.27%) MCSE
5 1 (1.14%) Degree
5 1 (1.14%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.68%) JSP 440
System Software
1 2 (2.27%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 3 (3.41%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.27%) Nessus
Vendors
1 51 (57.95%) Oracle
2 11 (12.50%) Sybase
3 6 (6.82%) HP
4 3 (3.41%) IBM
4 3 (3.41%) Alterian
5 2 (2.27%) Kony
5 2 (2.27%) Twitter
5 2 (2.27%) Yahoo!
5 2 (2.27%) Google
6 1 (1.14%) Cisco
6 1 (1.14%) Cognos
6 1 (1.14%) Citrix
6 1 (1.14%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.14%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.14%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.14%) ProCurve