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 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaServer Pages (JSP)
Rank 132 94 98
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +4
Contract jobs citing JSP 17 38 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.57% 1.27% 1.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.80% 6.25% 4.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 26 13
Average daily rate £378 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £290 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £450 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £44.50 £40.60 £41.25
% change year-on-year
+9.60% -1.57%
JSP
UK

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
608 608 797
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 20.33% 20.33% 30.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 343 334 477
Average daily rate £350 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 12 7
Average hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.15 £24.90 £18.74
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £40.00 £78.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +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 30 April 2016.

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 30 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Glasgow -3 10 £365 +19.67% 1
Edinburgh -26 5 £420 +12.00% 2
Stirling +11 1 - -
JSP
UK

JSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 24 (100.00%) Java
2 18 (75.00%) Oracle
3 13 (54.17%) JavaScript
4 12 (50.00%) Spring
4 12 (50.00%) Hibernate
4 12 (50.00%) HTML
5 11 (45.83%) Servlets
5 11 (45.83%) SQL
5 11 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (37.50%) Tomcat
7 8 (33.33%) CSS
7 8 (33.33%) Windows
7 8 (33.33%) Linux
8 7 (29.17%) XML
8 7 (29.17%) JBoss
8 7 (29.17%) Java EE
8 7 (29.17%) Oracle Database
9 6 (25.00%) Relational Database
9 6 (25.00%) Mentoring
9 6 (25.00%) AngularJS
9 6 (25.00%) Confluence
9 6 (25.00%) JIRA
9 6 (25.00%) Spring MVC
9 6 (25.00%) Subversion
9 6 (25.00%) Integration Testing
9 6 (25.00%) MVC
9 6 (25.00%) Apache
9 6 (25.00%) RDBMS
9 6 (25.00%) OO
9 6 (25.00%) Web Services

JSP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 9 (37.50%) Tomcat
2 7 (29.17%) JBoss
3 6 (25.00%) Apache
3 6 (25.00%) Confluence
4 3 (12.50%) Oracle Workflow
4 3 (12.50%) WebSphere
5 2 (8.33%) OpenStack
6 1 (4.17%) Captiva
6 1 (4.17%) WebLogic
6 1 (4.17%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (4.17%) WebSphere Portal
6 1 (4.17%) WildFly
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.17%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (8.33%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) HTTP
1 3 (12.50%) SAN
2 2 (8.33%) LDAP
2 2 (8.33%) SSL
3 1 (4.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (29.17%) Oracle Database
2 6 (25.00%) RDBMS
2 6 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 5 (20.83%) NoSQL
3 5 (20.83%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (16.67%) DB2
5 3 (12.50%) MarkLogic
5 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
6 2 (8.33%) MongoDB
7 1 (4.17%) MySQL
7 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 6 (25.00%) JIRA
1 6 (25.00%) Subversion
2 5 (20.83%) Eclipse
2 5 (20.83%) Jenkins
2 5 (20.83%) JUnit
2 5 (20.83%) Maven
2 5 (20.83%) NetBeans
3 4 (16.67%) Mockito
4 3 (12.50%) Grunt
4 3 (12.50%) HP UFT
4 3 (12.50%) LoadRunner
4 3 (12.50%) Vagrant
5 2 (8.33%) Ant
5 2 (8.33%) Artifactory
5 2 (8.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (8.33%) ClearCase
5 2 (8.33%) Gradle
5 2 (8.33%) Hudson
5 2 (8.33%) Selenium
5 2 (8.33%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 5 (20.83%) Finance
2 3 (12.50%) Banking
3 2 (8.33%) Front Office
4 1 (4.17%) German Language
Job Titles
1 17 (70.83%) Developer
2 13 (54.17%) Java Developer
3 3 (12.50%) JSP Developer
3 3 (12.50%) Senior Developer
3 3 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Test Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) UI Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Designer
5 1 (4.17%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (4.17%) IT Architect
5 1 (4.17%) J2EE Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Java WebSphere Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Portal Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Designer
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Oracle Developer
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Developer
5 1 (4.17%) WebSphere Portal Developer
5 1 (4.17%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (50.00%) Hibernate
1 12 (50.00%) HTML
1 12 (50.00%) Spring
2 11 (45.83%) Servlets
3 8 (33.33%) CSS
4 7 (29.17%) Java EE
4 7 (29.17%) XML
5 6 (25.00%) AngularJS
5 6 (25.00%) Spring MVC
5 6 (25.00%) Web Services
6 5 (20.83%) J2EE
6 5 (20.83%) jQuery
6 5 (20.83%) JSF
7 4 (16.67%) .NET
7 4 (16.67%) JPA
7 4 (16.67%) REST
7 4 (16.67%) SOAP
7 4 (16.67%) Spring Security
8 3 (12.50%) Apache Commons
8 3 (12.50%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 2 (8.33%) Client/Server
3 2 (8.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (8.33%) N-Tier
4 1 (4.17%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (33.33%) Linux
1 8 (33.33%) Windows
2 5 (20.83%) Unix
3 2 (8.33%) AIX
3 2 (8.33%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (25.00%) Integration Testing
2 6 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 6 (25.00%) MVC
2 6 (25.00%) OO
3 5 (20.83%) Project Management
3 5 (20.83%) Unit Testing
4 4 (16.67%) OOD
4 4 (16.67%) SDLC
4 4 (16.67%) Workflow
5 3 (12.50%) BPMN
5 3 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (12.50%) CRM
5 3 (12.50%) Functional Testing
5 3 (12.50%) Migration
5 3 (12.50%) Open Source
5 3 (12.50%) System Integration Testing
5 3 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (12.50%) User Stories
6 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (54.17%) JavaScript
3 11 (45.83%) SQL
4 4 (16.67%) VB
5 3 (12.50%) C#
6 2 (8.33%) Bash Shell
6 2 (8.33%) PL/SQL
6 2 (8.33%) Python
6 2 (8.33%) Ruby
6 2 (8.33%) Shell Script
7 1 (4.17%) C++
7 1 (4.17%) VB6
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) CCNA
1 3 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (12.50%) Degree
1 3 (12.50%) ISTQB
1 3 (12.50%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
1 3 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 3 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) Docker
2 2 (8.33%) VirtualBox
2 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) Puppet
2 2 (8.33%) Ansible
2 2 (8.33%) CA Wily
2 2 (8.33%) logstash
2 2 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (8.33%) Tivoli
2 2 (8.33%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 18 (75.00%) Oracle
2 3 (12.50%) HP
2 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.33%) Atlassian
3 2 (8.33%) Google
3 2 (8.33%) Pega
3 2 (8.33%) Red Hat
3 2 (8.33%) Splunk
3 2 (8.33%) Sybase
3 2 (8.33%) VMware
4 1 (4.17%) Avaya
4 1 (4.17%) Cisco
4 1 (4.17%) Cognos
4 1 (4.17%) SAP