The table below looks at the statistics for JSP skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JSP over the 3 months to 1 June 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
1 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaServer Pages (JSP)
Rank 258 234 202
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -32
Contract jobs citing JSP 438 482 472
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.82% 0.92% 1.01%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.03% 3.34% 3.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 280 241 258
Average daily rate
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£400 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £277 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £524 £513 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 6 31
Average hourly rate £38.50 £36.25 £29.92
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.20% +21.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.78 £27.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.25 £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £36.25 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+6.20% +31.81%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
14444 14426 12708
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 26.99% 27.60% 27.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 9576 9521 7999
Average daily rate £385 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 195 182 358
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.79 £18.65 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -

JSP
Jobs Demand Trend

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

JSP Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

JSP
Daily Rate Trend

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

JSP Daily Rate Trend in the UK

JSP
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JSP within the UK over the 3 months to 1 June 2015.

JSP Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

JSP
Hourly Rate Trend

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

JSP Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

JSP
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JSP within the UK over the 3 months to 1 June 2015.

JSP Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

JSP
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JSP within the UK over the 3 months to 1 June 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
England -41 383 £400 +6.66% 123
London +21 185 £413 +3.12% 50
South East -64 76 £400 +14.28% 15
Scotland +4 41 £388 +2.64% 10
City of London +8 34 £438 -12.50% 17
East of England -3 33 £263 -22.79% 6
Hampshire -40 33 £400 +23.07% 2
South West +7 23 £375 -26.47% 15
Buckinghamshire +2 21 £325 -12.16% 2
Yorkshire -20 19 £400 +28.00% 7
East Midlands +3 18 £373 +40.56% 2
Glasgow -11 18 £298 -21.19% 1
Milton Keynes +4 17 £325 -12.16% 2
Somerset +19 16 £420 -17.64% 4
Edinburgh +12 16 £388 +8.39% 9
Hertfordshire -8 16 - - 2
North West -9 16 £388 -7.73% 27
West Yorkshire -23 14 £325 +4.00% 3
Hook - 13 £398 -
Watford -5 10 - - 2
Oxfordshire -9 10 £500 +33.33% 3
Southampton +3 9 £425 +25.92%
Northamptonshire +1 9 £325 +22.64% 2
Canary Wharf -1 9 £500 -
Oxford -5 9 £500 +33.33% 2
Leeds -19 9 £325 -7.14% 1
Berkshire +4 8 £463 +8.82% 3
Cambridgeshire 0 8 £264 -29.66% 1
Yeovil +2 7 £338 +22.72% 3
Essex +1 7 £300 +15.16%

JSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 June 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

1 673 (79.46%) Java
2 543 (64.11%) HTML
3 528 (62.34%) JavaScript
4 364 (42.98%) CSS
5 326 (38.49%) SQL
6 317 (37.43%) Spring
7 291 (34.36%) Agile Software Development
8 288 (34.00%) J2EE
9 264 (31.17%) Oracle
10 259 (30.58%) XML
11 220 (25.97%) Servlets
12 203 (23.97%) Web Services
13 201 (23.73%) Ajax
14 190 (22.43%) UNIX
15 188 (22.20%) Security Cleared
16 181 (21.37%) jQuery
17 174 (20.54%) Hibernate
18 172 (20.31%) Tomcat
19 166 (19.60%) Struts
20 161 (19.01%) Linux
20 161 (19.01%) SC Cleared
21 159 (18.77%) MVC
22 141 (16.65%) HTML5
23 126 (14.88%) JUnit
24 123 (14.52%) Maven
25 119 (14.05%) Relational Database
26 112 (13.22%) E-Commerce
27 111 (13.11%) .NET
27 111 (13.11%) Subversion
28 109 (12.87%) TDD

JSP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 June 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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
1 172 (20.31%) Tomcat
2 94 (11.10%) WebSphere
3 86 (10.15%) JBoss
3 86 (10.15%) WebLogic
4 73 (8.62%) Apache
5 61 (7.20%) CMS
6 56 (6.61%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 23 (2.72%) Apache Solr
8 17 (2.01%) WebSphere Application Server
9 13 (1.53%) Liferay
9 13 (1.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 12 (1.42%) IIS
11 10 (1.18%) Confluence
12 8 (0.94%) MQSeries
12 8 (0.94%) Node.js
12 8 (0.94%) GlassFish
13 7 (0.83%) Elasticsearch
13 7 (0.83%) WebLogic Portal
13 7 (0.83%) Oracle Workflow
14 6 (0.71%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 71 (8.38%) MS Excel
2 23 (2.72%) Photoshop
3 11 (1.30%) MS Office
4 4 (0.47%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.35%) InfoPath
6 2 (0.24%) GIMP
7 1 (0.12%) OmniGraffle
7 1 (0.12%) MS Project
7 1 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.12%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 34 (4.01%) Oracle EBS
2 10 (1.18%) Oracle 11i
3 8 (0.94%) Tridion
3 8 (0.94%) Oracle BPM
4 5 (0.59%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (0.47%) WebTrends
6 3 (0.35%) Magento
6 3 (0.35%) Maximo
6 3 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (0.24%) Oracle Applications
7 2 (0.24%) Oracle iStore
7 2 (0.24%) Adobe Campaign
8 1 (0.12%) Oracle Receivables
8 1 (0.12%) Oracle EBS R12
8 1 (0.12%) Oracle General Ledger
8 1 (0.12%) AWD
8 1 (0.12%) SAP HCM
8 1 (0.12%) Oracle Retail
8 1 (0.12%) SAP HR
8 1 (0.12%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 22 (2.60%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (2.24%) GitHub
3 8 (0.94%) Adobe Analytics
4 7 (0.83%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (0.47%) Google Checkout
5 4 (0.47%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 3 (0.35%) CallidusCloud
7 2 (0.24%) SaaS
8 1 (0.12%) Yammer
8 1 (0.12%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.12%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 29 (3.42%) Internet
2 26 (3.07%) TCP/IP
3 23 (2.72%) HTTP
4 20 (2.36%) SAN
5 12 (1.42%) Firewall
6 9 (1.06%) LDAP
7 8 (0.94%) HTTPS
8 7 (0.83%) LAN
9 6 (0.71%) WAN
9 6 (0.71%) SNMP
10 5 (0.59%) Intranet
10 5 (0.59%) SSL
11 4 (0.47%) DNS
11 4 (0.47%) PBX
12 3 (0.35%) Wireshark
12 3 (0.35%) Intrusion Detection
13 2 (0.24%) ATM
14 1 (0.12%) Network Security
14 1 (0.12%) Extranet
14 1 (0.12%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 119 (14.05%) Relational Database
2 97 (11.45%) SQL Server
3 82 (9.68%) MySQL
4 73 (8.62%) RDBMS
5 65 (7.67%) Oracle Database
6 42 (4.96%) DB2
7 36 (4.25%) Oracle Reports
8 23 (2.72%) MongoDB
9 17 (2.01%) Oracle Database 10g
9 17 (2.01%) PostgreSQL
10 14 (1.65%) Oracle Database 11g
11 13 (1.53%) SQL Server 2008
12 12 (1.42%) Jackrabbit
13 10 (1.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 10 (1.18%) Hadoop
14 9 (1.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 7 (0.83%) NoSQL
15 7 (0.83%) Oracle8/8i Database
15 7 (0.83%) Oracle9i Database
16 6 (0.71%) Redis
Development Applications
1 126 (14.88%) JUnit
2 123 (14.52%) Maven
3 111 (13.11%) Subversion
4 106 (12.51%) Eclipse
5 95 (11.22%) Ant
6 45 (5.31%) Git (software)
7 44 (5.19%) Selenium
8 43 (5.08%) Jenkins
9 40 (4.72%) JIRA
10 27 (3.19%) Cucumber
11 25 (2.95%) Toad
12 24 (2.83%) ClearCase
13 22 (2.60%) Grunt
14 21 (2.48%) Mockito
15 20 (2.36%) Bower
16 19 (2.24%) ClearQuest
17 18 (2.13%) Rational DOORS
18 16 (1.89%) CruiseControl
19 13 (1.53%) NetBeans
20 11 (1.30%) WebDriver
General
1 101 (11.92%) Finance
2 66 (7.79%) Banking
3 39 (4.60%) Retail
4 20 (2.36%) Telecoms
5 19 (2.24%) Investment Banking
6 13 (1.53%) Marketing
7 10 (1.18%) Military
8 9 (1.06%) Manufacturing
9 8 (0.94%) Legal
10 7 (0.83%) Advertising
11 4 (0.47%) Retail Banking
11 4 (0.47%) Games
12 2 (0.24%) Electronics
12 2 (0.24%) Back Office
12 2 (0.24%) Publishing
13 1 (0.12%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.12%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.12%) Automotive
13 1 (0.12%) Front Office
13 1 (0.12%) Billing
Job Titles
1 568 (67.06%) Developer
2 349 (41.20%) Java Developer
3 53 (6.26%) Front-End Developer
4 48 (5.67%) Architect
4 48 (5.67%) Senior Developer
5 33 (3.90%) Analyst
6 32 (3.78%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 29 (3.42%) UI Developer
7 29 (3.42%) UI Programmer
7 29 (3.42%) Consultant
7 29 (3.42%) Test Specialist
8 27 (3.19%) Senior Java Developer
9 25 (2.95%) Web Developer
10 21 (2.48%) Hybris Developer
11 19 (2.24%) JavaScript Developer
12 16 (1.89%) Software Developer
12 16 (1.89%) Designer
13 15 (1.77%) J2EE Developer
14 14 (1.65%) Lead Developer
14 14 (1.65%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 543 (64.11%) HTML
2 364 (42.98%) CSS
3 317 (37.43%) Spring
4 288 (34.00%) J2EE
5 259 (30.58%) XML
6 220 (25.97%) Servlets
7 203 (23.97%) Web Services
8 201 (23.73%) Ajax
9 181 (21.37%) jQuery
10 174 (20.54%) Hibernate
11 166 (19.60%) Struts
12 141 (16.65%) HTML5
13 111 (13.11%) .NET
14 108 (12.75%) JSTL
15 101 (11.92%) Spring MVC
16 99 (11.69%) JMS
17 97 (11.45%) SOAP
18 82 (9.68%) EJB
19 81 (9.56%) Java EE
20 78 (9.21%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 42 (4.96%) User Experience
2 39 (4.60%) Analytical Skills
3 27 (3.19%) Computer Science
4 26 (3.07%) W3C
5 25 (2.95%) Enterprise Software
6 21 (2.48%) Management Information System
7 14 (1.65%) N-Tier
8 13 (1.53%) Web 2.0
9 12 (1.42%) RMADS
10 11 (1.30%) Client/Server
10 11 (1.30%) CESG
11 9 (1.06%) GIS
12 7 (0.83%) Mobile App
12 7 (0.83%) Mobile Banking
12 7 (0.83%) IBM Mainframe
12 7 (0.83%) Mainframe
13 5 (0.59%) Inversion of Control
13 5 (0.59%) PKI
14 4 (0.47%) CESG CLAS
14 4 (0.47%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 190 (22.43%) UNIX
2 161 (19.01%) Linux
3 69 (8.15%) Windows
4 17 (2.01%) Solaris
5 13 (1.53%) AIX
6 9 (1.06%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (1.06%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (0.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (0.71%) HPUX
8 6 (0.71%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (0.47%) Windows 7
9 4 (0.47%) Android
10 3 (0.35%) Apple iOS
10 3 (0.35%) Windows 2000
10 3 (0.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 291 (34.36%) Agile Software Development
2 159 (18.77%) MVC
3 112 (13.22%) E-Commerce
4 109 (12.87%) TDD
5 108 (12.75%) Scrum
6 107 (12.63%) OO
7 94 (11.10%) SOA
8 92 (10.86%) UML
9 78 (9.21%) Continuous Integration
10 77 (9.09%) Web Development
11 74 (8.74%) Unit Testing
12 73 (8.62%) Project Management
13 64 (7.56%) SDLC
14 58 (6.85%) Knowledge Management
15 50 (5.90%) Content Management
16 48 (5.67%) ITIL
17 46 (5.43%) Test Scripting
18 42 (4.96%) Software Engineering
19 38 (4.49%) Open Source
20 37 (4.37%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 673 (79.46%) Java
2 528 (62.34%) JavaScript
3 326 (38.49%) SQL
4 109 (12.87%) PL/SQL
5 37 (4.37%) Perl
5 37 (4.37%) XPath
6 36 (4.25%) Shell Script
7 31 (3.66%) PowerShell
8 22 (2.60%) C#
9 19 (2.24%) Bash Shell
10 18 (2.13%) C++
11 15 (1.77%) PHP
11 15 (1.77%) VBA
12 13 (1.53%) VB
13 12 (1.42%) XQuery
14 10 (1.18%) Python
14 10 (1.18%) Groovy
15 9 (1.06%) Scala
16 8 (0.94%) C
16 8 (0.94%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 188 (22.20%) Security Cleared
2 161 (19.01%) SC Cleared
3 65 (7.67%) ISTQB
4 53 (6.26%) Degree
5 50 (5.90%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 47 (5.55%) Microsoft Certification
7 45 (5.31%) Cisco Certification
8 41 (4.84%) ISEB
8 41 (4.84%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 39 (4.60%) DV Cleared
10 36 (4.25%) MCITP
11 14 (1.65%) OCPJP
11 14 (1.65%) Sun Certification
12 13 (1.53%) CISSP
13 10 (1.18%) ITIL Certification
13 10 (1.18%) CCNA
14 9 (1.06%) Oracle Certification
15 7 (0.83%) MCSE
16 4 (0.47%) MCSA
16 4 (0.47%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (5.08%) JSP 440
2 34 (4.01%) QA
3 9 (1.06%) DO-178B
3 9 (1.06%) IEC 61508
4 8 (0.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (0.83%) DO-254
5 7 (0.83%) ARP4754
5 7 (0.83%) ARP4761
6 3 (0.35%) CESG Infosec
7 2 (0.24%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.12%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.12%) COBIT
System Software
1 7 (0.83%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.35%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 3 (0.35%) VirtualBox
3 2 (0.24%) Squid
3 2 (0.24%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.24%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.12%) HDFS
4 1 (0.12%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 15 (1.77%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (0.94%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 8 (0.94%) Oracle Identity Management
3 6 (0.71%) CA Single Sign-On
4 5 (0.59%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (0.59%) Puppet
5 3 (0.35%) CA LISA
5 3 (0.35%) Vagrant
5 3 (0.35%) Nessus
5 3 (0.35%) Nmap
6 1 (0.12%) Ansible
6 1 (0.12%) Capistrano
6 1 (0.12%) Nagios
Vendors
1 264 (31.17%) Oracle
2 97 (11.45%) Microsoft
3 81 (9.56%) HP
4 62 (7.32%) IBM
5 54 (6.38%) Adobe
6 47 (5.55%) hybris
7 41 (4.84%) Cisco
8 25 (2.95%) SAP
9 23 (2.72%) Sybase
10 20 (2.36%) Citrix
11 17 (2.01%) Google
12 16 (1.89%) FatWire
13 10 (1.18%) Sun
14 9 (1.06%) Red Hat
15 8 (0.94%) Endeca
15 8 (0.94%) ATG
15 8 (0.94%) TIBCO
16 7 (0.83%) Pega
16 7 (0.83%) CA
17 6 (0.71%) Cognos
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