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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaServer Pages (JSP)
Rank 271 188 207
Rank change year-on-year
-83 +19
Contract jobs citing JSP 431 621 506
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.76% 1.14% 0.99%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.76% 4.08% 3.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 264 272 281
Average daily rate
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£375 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £271 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £365 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.36% -2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 8 17
Average hourly rate £40.19 £30.00 £39.51
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.96% -24.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £19.00 £27.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.75 £36.45 £47.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.19 £30.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+33.96% -9.09%

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
15641 15215 14405
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.40% 27.83% 28.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 10526 9806 9151
Average daily rate £390 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 226 221 296
Average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.14% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.35 £17.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £52.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 29 July 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 -86 370 £380 +1.33% 123
London -44 135 £425 +3.65% 52
South East -85 83 £375 +0.67% 17
Hampshire -30 55 £375 +2.73% 4
East of England -4 50 £375 +15.38% 4
North West 0 30 £438 +12.90% 22
Hertfordshire +2 29 £375 - 2
South West -7 29 £375 -22.07% 11
Wales +22 28 £250 -16.66% 3
Cardiff +19 26 £250 -16.66% 3
South Wales +17 26 £250 -16.66% 3
City of London -7 25 £575 +35.29% 13
Scotland -59 24 £344 -8.33% 9
Hook +13 19 £383 -15.60%
Somerset +6 19 £375 -24.24% 4
Gosport -2 19 £350 -4.10%
West Yorkshire -23 19 £313 -1.96% 9
Yorkshire -26 19 £313 - 11
Yeovil +4 14 - - 1
Essex -1 14 £275 -19.23% 1
Leeds -21 14 £313 -3.84% 9
Canary Wharf +2 13 £500 -
Berkshire +10 12 £575 +35.29% 3
Cheshire +3 12 £400 -8.88% 7
Buckinghamshire -14 11 £320 -12.92% 1
Edinburgh -23 11 £325 -12.16% 5
Lancashire - 10 £469 - 2
Watford -3 9 £350 -6.66% 1
West Midlands -6 9 £375 +44.23% 2
East Midlands -12 9 £328 +20.18% 3

JSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 726 (82.31%) Java
2 549 (62.24%) JavaScript
3 542 (61.45%) HTML
4 386 (43.76%) CSS
5 346 (39.23%) SQL
6 331 (37.53%) Spring
7 317 (35.94%) Agile Software Development
8 284 (32.20%) J2EE
9 272 (30.84%) Oracle
10 253 (28.68%) Web Services
11 246 (27.89%) XML
12 241 (27.32%) Servlets
13 194 (22.00%) Tomcat
14 192 (21.77%) Ajax
15 188 (21.32%) Hibernate
16 170 (19.27%) Struts
17 166 (18.82%) Linux
18 163 (18.48%) MVC
18 163 (18.48%) jQuery
19 160 (18.14%) Security Cleared
20 159 (18.03%) HTML5
20 159 (18.03%) UNIX
21 142 (16.10%) OO
22 134 (15.19%) Scrum
22 134 (15.19%) SC Cleared
23 130 (14.74%) WebSphere
24 129 (14.63%) Finance
25 128 (14.51%) SOAP
25 128 (14.51%) E-Commerce
26 126 (14.29%) JSTL

JSP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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
1 194 (22.00%) Tomcat
2 130 (14.74%) WebSphere
3 104 (11.79%) Apache
4 101 (11.45%) JBoss
5 83 (9.41%) WebLogic
6 57 (6.46%) CMS
7 53 (6.01%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 33 (3.74%) WebSphere Application Server
9 19 (2.15%) Apache Solr
10 11 (1.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 10 (1.13%) Node.js
11 10 (1.13%) MQSeries
11 10 (1.13%) WebSphere Process Server
12 9 (1.02%) WebSphere Portal
12 9 (1.02%) Confluence
13 8 (0.91%) Liferay
13 8 (0.91%) FileNet
14 7 (0.79%) IIS
14 7 (0.79%) Elasticsearch
15 6 (0.68%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 55 (6.24%) MS Excel
2 22 (2.49%) Photoshop
3 9 (1.02%) MS Office
4 4 (0.45%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.23%) GIMP
6 1 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 21 (2.38%) Oracle EBS
2 15 (1.70%) Oracle BPM
3 11 (1.25%) Oracle 11i
4 10 (1.13%) Tridion
5 5 (0.57%) Dynamics AX
6 4 (0.45%) WebTrends
6 4 (0.45%) Adobe Campaign
7 3 (0.34%) Maximo
8 2 (0.23%) Oracle Applications
8 2 (0.23%) Magento
8 2 (0.23%) Oracle iStore
8 2 (0.23%) Remedy ITSM
8 2 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 1 (0.11%) Oracle Receivables
9 1 (0.11%) Oracle Retail
9 1 (0.11%) SAP HCM
9 1 (0.11%) Oracle General Ledger
9 1 (0.11%) Oracle EBS R12
9 1 (0.11%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 1 (0.11%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 27 (3.06%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (2.15%) GitHub
3 14 (1.59%) Adobe Analytics
4 10 (1.13%) SaaS
4 10 (1.13%) Amazon EC2
5 8 (0.91%) Google Analytics
6 5 (0.57%) Amazon S3
6 5 (0.57%) Google Checkout
6 5 (0.57%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 3 (0.34%) CallidusCloud
7 3 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.23%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 1 (0.11%) IaaS
9 1 (0.11%) Yammer
9 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Azure
9 1 (0.11%) PaaS
9 1 (0.11%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 45 (5.10%) HTTP
2 27 (3.06%) Internet
3 21 (2.38%) LDAP
3 21 (2.38%) TCP/IP
4 17 (1.93%) Firewall
5 15 (1.70%) SAN
6 12 (1.36%) SSL
7 7 (0.79%) HTTPS
8 6 (0.68%) SNMP
9 4 (0.45%) Intranet
10 3 (0.34%) Intrusion Detection
10 3 (0.34%) DNS
10 3 (0.34%) LAN
11 2 (0.23%) WAN
11 2 (0.23%) Network Security
12 1 (0.11%) Wireshark
12 1 (0.11%) Kerberos
12 1 (0.11%) VPN
12 1 (0.11%) DMZ
12 1 (0.11%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 124 (14.06%) Relational Database
2 107 (12.13%) MySQL
3 96 (10.88%) SQL Server
4 69 (7.82%) Oracle Database
5 47 (5.33%) DB2
5 47 (5.33%) RDBMS
6 26 (2.95%) MongoDB
7 25 (2.83%) Oracle Database 10g
7 25 (2.83%) Oracle Reports
8 23 (2.61%) Oracle Database 11g
9 19 (2.15%) PostgreSQL
10 11 (1.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 10 (1.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 10 (1.13%) Oracle Database 12c
12 9 (1.02%) SQL Server 2008
12 9 (1.02%) Oracle9i Database
13 7 (0.79%) Oracle8/8i Database
13 7 (0.79%) Hadoop
13 7 (0.79%) Jackrabbit
14 6 (0.68%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 112 (12.70%) Maven
2 109 (12.36%) Eclipse
3 106 (12.02%) JUnit
4 95 (10.77%) Ant
5 90 (10.20%) Subversion
6 43 (4.88%) Git (software)
7 40 (4.54%) Jenkins
8 35 (3.97%) JIRA
9 34 (3.85%) Selenium
10 27 (3.06%) Cucumber
11 23 (2.61%) Rational DOORS
12 20 (2.27%) Mockito
13 16 (1.81%) Grunt
14 15 (1.70%) CruiseControl
15 14 (1.59%) Bower
16 12 (1.36%) ClearCase
16 12 (1.36%) ProC
17 11 (1.25%) Hudson
18 10 (1.13%) Jasmine
18 10 (1.13%) NetBeans
General
1 129 (14.63%) Finance
2 67 (7.60%) Banking
3 55 (6.24%) Retail
4 22 (2.49%) Telecoms
5 21 (2.38%) Investment Banking
6 15 (1.70%) Marketing
7 14 (1.59%) Military
8 12 (1.36%) Manufacturing
9 10 (1.13%) Advertising
10 7 (0.79%) Front Office
11 5 (0.57%) Back Office
11 5 (0.57%) Games
11 5 (0.57%) Retail Banking
12 4 (0.45%) Publishing
13 3 (0.34%) Automotive
14 2 (0.23%) Electronics
14 2 (0.23%) Financial Institution
15 1 (0.11%) Legal
15 1 (0.11%) Billing
15 1 (0.11%) French Language
Job Titles
1 597 (67.69%) Developer
2 365 (41.38%) Java Developer
3 59 (6.69%) Senior Developer
4 54 (6.12%) Architect
5 53 (6.01%) Front-End Developer
6 45 (5.10%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 39 (4.42%) Senior Java Developer
8 33 (3.74%) Analyst
9 32 (3.63%) Web Developer
10 31 (3.51%) UI Developer
10 31 (3.51%) UI Programmer
11 29 (3.29%) Consultant
11 29 (3.29%) Software Engineer
12 26 (2.95%) JavaScript Developer
12 26 (2.95%) Hybris Developer
13 22 (2.49%) Test Specialist
14 20 (2.27%) J2EE Developer
15 18 (2.04%) Designer
16 17 (1.93%) Oracle Developer
17 13 (1.47%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 542 (61.45%) HTML
2 386 (43.76%) CSS
3 331 (37.53%) Spring
4 284 (32.20%) J2EE
5 253 (28.68%) Web Services
6 246 (27.89%) XML
7 241 (27.32%) Servlets
8 192 (21.77%) Ajax
9 188 (21.32%) Hibernate
10 170 (19.27%) Struts
11 163 (18.48%) jQuery
12 159 (18.03%) HTML5
13 128 (14.51%) SOAP
14 126 (14.29%) JSTL
15 102 (11.56%) JDBC
16 101 (11.45%) JMS
17 99 (11.22%) Spring MVC
18 88 (9.98%) .NET
19 85 (9.64%) REST
20 84 (9.52%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 56 (6.35%) Analytical Skills
2 41 (4.65%) User Experience
3 32 (3.63%) W3C
4 27 (3.06%) Enterprise Software
5 26 (2.95%) Management Information System
6 23 (2.61%) Web 2.0
7 18 (2.04%) Computer Science
8 14 (1.59%) N-Tier
9 13 (1.47%) RMADS
10 11 (1.25%) Client/Server
11 10 (1.13%) CESG
11 10 (1.13%) Inversion of Control
12 7 (0.79%) GIS
12 7 (0.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 5 (0.57%) Mainframe
13 5 (0.57%) Derivative
13 5 (0.57%) Mobile App
14 4 (0.45%) Mobile Banking
14 4 (0.45%) Google Search Appliance
14 4 (0.45%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 166 (18.82%) Linux
2 159 (18.03%) UNIX
3 75 (8.50%) Windows
4 33 (3.74%) Solaris
5 24 (2.72%) AIX
6 10 (1.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (0.79%) HPUX
8 4 (0.45%) Android
9 2 (0.23%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.23%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.11%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.11%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 317 (35.94%) Agile Software Development
2 163 (18.48%) MVC
3 142 (16.10%) OO
4 134 (15.19%) Scrum
5 128 (14.51%) E-Commerce
6 112 (12.70%) Web Development
7 111 (12.59%) TDD
8 97 (11.00%) SOA
9 95 (10.77%) UML
10 71 (8.05%) Continuous Integration
11 67 (7.60%) SDLC
12 63 (7.14%) Project Management
13 62 (7.03%) Unit Testing
14 59 (6.69%) Software Engineering
15 56 (6.35%) Content Management
16 41 (4.65%) Time Management
17 40 (4.54%) ITIL
18 36 (4.08%) Test Scripting
19 34 (3.85%) Open Source
19 34 (3.85%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 726 (82.31%) Java
2 549 (62.24%) JavaScript
3 346 (39.23%) SQL
4 96 (10.88%) PL/SQL
5 41 (4.65%) C#
6 38 (4.31%) Shell Script
7 36 (4.08%) XPath
8 35 (3.97%) Perl
9 29 (3.29%) C++
10 27 (3.06%) PowerShell
11 22 (2.49%) C
12 18 (2.04%) Bash Shell
13 17 (1.93%) Python
14 14 (1.59%) VBA
15 13 (1.47%) BeanShell
15 13 (1.47%) VB
16 12 (1.36%) PHP
17 9 (1.02%) T-SQL
18 8 (0.91%) XQuery
18 8 (0.91%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 160 (18.14%) Security Cleared
2 134 (15.19%) SC Cleared
3 42 (4.76%) ISTQB
4 35 (3.97%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 31 (3.51%) Degree
6 30 (3.40%) DV Cleared
7 29 (3.29%) ISEB
8 28 (3.17%) Cisco Certification
8 28 (3.17%) Microsoft Certification
9 26 (2.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 25 (2.83%) MCITP
11 10 (1.13%) Sun Certification
11 10 (1.13%) CISSP
12 5 (0.57%) OCPJP
13 4 (0.45%) CCNA
13 4 (0.45%) ITIL Certification
14 2 (0.23%) CCNP
14 2 (0.23%) CISA
14 2 (0.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 2 (0.23%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (4.65%) QA
2 39 (4.42%) JSP 440
3 11 (1.25%) IEC 61508
3 11 (1.25%) DO-178B
4 9 (1.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 8 (0.91%) DO-254
5 8 (0.91%) ARP4754
5 8 (0.91%) ARP4761
6 3 (0.34%) CESG Infosec
7 1 (0.11%) WCAG
7 1 (0.11%) ISO 9000
7 1 (0.11%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (0.45%) Active Directory
1 4 (0.45%) Squid
1 4 (0.45%) Shibboleth
1 4 (0.45%) VirtualBox
2 2 (0.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.23%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.11%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.11%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 10 (1.13%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (0.91%) Puppet
2 8 (0.91%) Oracle Identity Management
2 8 (0.91%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (0.91%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 6 (0.68%) CA Single Sign-On
3 6 (0.68%) Apache Shiro
4 4 (0.45%) Vagrant
5 2 (0.23%) CA LISA
5 2 (0.23%) OVSD
5 2 (0.23%) HP NNM
5 2 (0.23%) ServiceCenter
6 1 (0.11%) Nessus
6 1 (0.11%) Nmap
6 1 (0.11%) Cisco IPCC
6 1 (0.11%) Nagios
6 1 (0.11%) Ansible
6 1 (0.11%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 272 (30.84%) Oracle
2 72 (8.16%) Microsoft
3 69 (7.82%) IBM
4 68 (7.71%) HP
5 61 (6.92%) Adobe
6 58 (6.58%) hybris
7 37 (4.20%) Sybase
8 29 (3.29%) Cisco
9 23 (2.61%) Google
10 18 (2.04%) SAP
11 17 (1.93%) FatWire
12 15 (1.70%) Sun
12 15 (1.70%) Citrix
13 14 (1.59%) TIBCO
14 13 (1.47%) CA
15 12 (1.36%) ATG
16 11 (1.25%) Omniture
17 8 (0.91%) Endeca
17 8 (0.91%) Pega
17 8 (0.91%) Salesforce.com
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