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 31 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaServer Pages (JSP)
Rank 126 47 75
Rank change year-on-year
-79 +28
Contract jobs citing JSP 16 95 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.48% 3.45% 1.55%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.38% 12.42% 6.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 37 15
Average daily rate
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£338 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.62% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £271 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £454 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £372
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +0.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £40.38 - £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.38 £30.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+34.60% -29.41%
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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
672 765 569
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 20.21% 27.82% 23.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 344 399 273
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 £275 £263 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 10
Average hourly rate £55.00 £42.25 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.17% +24.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.38 £35.75 £27.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 -37 9 £325 -16.66% 2
Glasgow -43 4 £353 -11.87% 2
Stirling +9 2 £410 +2.56%
Fife - 1 - -
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JSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 50 (86.21%) Java
2 38 (65.52%) SQL
2 38 (65.52%) CSS
3 35 (60.34%) JavaScript
4 34 (58.62%) HTML
5 28 (48.28%) Oracle
6 25 (43.10%) Hibernate
6 25 (43.10%) Agile Software Development
7 23 (39.66%) Spring
7 23 (39.66%) PL/SQL
7 23 (39.66%) XML
8 22 (37.93%) Web Services
9 21 (36.21%) Tomcat
10 20 (34.48%) Servlets
10 20 (34.48%) Relational Database
11 18 (31.03%) UNIX
11 18 (31.03%) J2EE
11 18 (31.03%) Banking
11 18 (31.03%) Finance
12 17 (29.31%) MVC
13 15 (25.86%) OO
14 14 (24.14%) Struts
14 14 (24.14%) Selenium
15 13 (22.41%) Spring MVC
15 13 (22.41%) Ajax
16 12 (20.69%) RDBMS
17 11 (18.97%) SQL Server
17 11 (18.97%) Shell Script
17 11 (18.97%) Unit Testing
17 11 (18.97%) RESTful

JSP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 21 (36.21%) Tomcat
2 10 (17.24%) JBoss
3 8 (13.79%) WebSphere
4 5 (8.62%) Apache
5 4 (6.90%) Documentum
6 3 (5.17%) FileNet
6 3 (5.17%) Confluence
6 3 (5.17%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 3 (5.17%) WebLogic
7 2 (3.45%) CMS
8 1 (1.72%) WordPress
8 1 (1.72%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Photoshop
1 1 (1.72%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.72%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 2 (3.45%) Oracle 11i
1 2 (3.45%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.62%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.17%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.72%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.45%) LDAP
2 1 (1.72%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (34.48%) Relational Database
2 12 (20.69%) RDBMS
3 11 (18.97%) SQL Server
4 9 (15.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (15.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (15.52%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (8.62%) Oracle Database
6 3 (5.17%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (5.17%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (5.17%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (3.45%) Oracle9i Database
7 2 (3.45%) SQLPlus
8 1 (1.72%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 14 (24.14%) Selenium
2 10 (17.24%) Cucumber
3 8 (13.79%) Git (software)
3 8 (13.79%) JIRA
3 8 (13.79%) Eclipse
3 8 (13.79%) CruiseControl
4 7 (12.07%) Ant
5 6 (10.34%) JUnit
5 6 (10.34%) Jenkins
6 5 (8.62%) Maven
6 5 (8.62%) Rational DOORS
7 4 (6.90%) Subversion
7 4 (6.90%) Mockito
8 3 (5.17%) WebDriver
8 3 (5.17%) SonarQube
8 3 (5.17%) Gradle
8 3 (5.17%) Hudson
8 3 (5.17%) Oracle APEX
9 2 (3.45%) Mercurial
9 2 (3.45%) NetBeans
General
1 18 (31.03%) Finance
1 18 (31.03%) Banking
2 9 (15.52%) Investment Banking
3 5 (8.62%) Military
4 1 (1.72%) Retail
4 1 (1.72%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 44 (75.86%) Developer
2 26 (44.83%) Java Developer
3 9 (15.52%) SQL Developer
4 7 (12.07%) Senior Developer
5 5 (8.62%) SQL Server Developer
6 4 (6.90%) Java Software Engineer
6 4 (6.90%) Senior Java Developer
6 4 (6.90%) Software Engineer
7 3 (5.17%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 3 (5.17%) Automation Engineer
7 3 (5.17%) Test Automation Engineer
7 3 (5.17%) Documentum Developer
7 3 (5.17%) Test Engineer
8 2 (3.45%) FileNet Developer
8 2 (3.45%) SQL Server BI Developer
9 1 (1.72%) Lead Security Architect
9 1 (1.72%) Digital Project Manager
9 1 (1.72%) Front-End Developer
9 1 (1.72%) Designer
9 1 (1.72%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (65.52%) CSS
2 34 (58.62%) HTML
3 25 (43.10%) Hibernate
4 23 (39.66%) Spring
4 23 (39.66%) XML
5 22 (37.93%) Web Services
6 20 (34.48%) Servlets
7 18 (31.03%) J2EE
8 14 (24.14%) Struts
9 13 (22.41%) Ajax
9 13 (22.41%) Spring MVC
10 11 (18.97%) RESTful
11 10 (17.24%) jQuery
11 10 (17.24%) EJB
12 9 (15.52%) DHTML
12 9 (15.52%) XSL
13 8 (13.79%) Spring Web Flow
13 8 (13.79%) GWT
13 8 (13.79%) JSON
13 8 (13.79%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.07%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (3.45%) Client/Server
2 2 (3.45%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.45%) PKI
3 1 (1.72%) Web 2.0
3 1 (1.72%) User Experience
3 1 (1.72%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 18 (31.03%) UNIX
2 2 (3.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (43.10%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (29.31%) MVC
3 15 (25.86%) OO
4 11 (18.97%) Unit Testing
5 10 (17.24%) Data Modelling
6 9 (15.52%) Wealth Management
6 9 (15.52%) TDD
6 9 (15.52%) Web Application Development
6 9 (15.52%) Performance Tuning
7 8 (13.79%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (13.79%) UML
7 8 (13.79%) Scrum
8 7 (12.07%) Kalman Filter
9 6 (10.34%) Mentoring
10 5 (8.62%) DevOps
10 5 (8.62%) Change Control
10 5 (8.62%) BDD
10 5 (8.62%) Time Management
10 5 (8.62%) Software Engineering
10 5 (8.62%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 50 (86.21%) Java
2 38 (65.52%) SQL
3 35 (60.34%) JavaScript
4 23 (39.66%) PL/SQL
5 11 (18.97%) Shell Script
6 9 (15.52%) VBA
6 9 (15.52%) Perl
7 5 (8.62%) C#
7 5 (8.62%) C++
7 5 (8.62%) Ada
8 1 (1.72%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (6.90%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.17%) Sun Certification
3 2 (3.45%) Degree
3 2 (3.45%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.72%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.72%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 1 (1.72%) MCITP
4 1 (1.72%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.72%) ISEB
4 1 (1.72%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.72%) JSP 440
System Software
1 2 (3.45%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 28 (48.28%) Oracle
2 9 (15.52%) Sybase
3 7 (12.07%) Adobe
4 2 (3.45%) Red Hat
4 2 (3.45%) IBM
4 2 (3.45%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.45%) Sencha
5 1 (1.72%) Cisco
5 1 (1.72%) Alterian
5 1 (1.72%) HP