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 16 September 2014 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaServer Pages (JSP)
Rank 194 222 210
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -12
Contract jobs citing JSP 624 490 550
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.09% 0.93% 0.93%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.97% 3.21% 3.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 292 284 313
Average daily rate
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£400 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £277 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £354 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +1.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 12
Average hourly rate £28.00 £36.25 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.75% +81.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £31.25 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £41.25 £26.66
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.00 £36.25 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-22.75% +81.25%

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
15699 15243 15940
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.31% 28.86% 27.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 10130 9794 9627
Average daily rate £375 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 197 273 369
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.55 £17.50 £16.21
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £71.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

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 16 September 2014.

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 16 September 2014.

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 16 September 2014. 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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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
England +21 514 £400 - 134
London +3 212 £435 -3.33% 56
South East 0 118 £375 - 26
Scotland +35 96 £400 +10.34% 6
Hampshire +20 67 £375 -0.79% 6
East of England 0 58 £391 -6.71% 8
South West +15 56 £475 +31.94% 16
Glasgow +17 55 £375 +25.00% 5
City of London +16 40 £443 -15.71% 18
Gosport -3 36 £420 -3.44%
Edinburgh +11 30 £408 +3.49%
West Midlands -6 22 £300 +9.09% 4
North West +2 21 £388 +19.23% 9
Bedfordshire -3 21 £303 +2.54%
Somerset +4 20 £491 +40.35% 1
Wiltshire -3 18 £464 +32.42% 3
Hertfordshire -7 18 £391 - 5
Berkshire -3 17 £400 - 11
Essex -5 15 £400 -25.58%
Hook -6 15 £413 +12.98% 2
East Midlands +7 13 £303 -30.85% 4
Yorkshire -6 13 £325 - 9
West Yorkshire +11 12 £325 - 4
Taunton - 11 £495 -
Leeds +11 10 £325 - 2
Cheshire +11 10 £350 -6.66% 4
Swindon +3 9 £464 -
Watford -3 9 £375 -
Gloucestershire - 9 £393 -
Buckinghamshire +2 8 £280 - 3

JSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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.

1 786 (67.76%) HTML
2 779 (67.16%) JavaScript
3 767 (66.12%) Java
4 478 (41.21%) CSS
5 438 (37.76%) Oracle
6 389 (33.53%) Spring
7 347 (29.91%) J2EE
8 332 (28.62%) XML
9 317 (27.33%) Agile Software Development
10 305 (26.29%) UNIX
11 290 (25.00%) SQL
12 284 (24.48%) Ajax
13 283 (24.40%) Security Cleared
14 277 (23.88%) .NET
15 273 (23.53%) jQuery
16 248 (21.38%) SC Cleared
17 229 (19.74%) HP
18 227 (19.57%) Web Services
19 224 (19.31%) ASP.NET
19 224 (19.31%) MVC
20 210 (18.10%) Microsoft
21 207 (17.84%) Hibernate
22 206 (17.76%) Servlets
23 202 (17.41%) OO
24 201 (17.33%) ISTQB
25 184 (15.86%) Linux
26 171 (14.74%) Struts
27 167 (14.40%) Finance
28 164 (14.14%) E-Commerce
29 162 (13.97%) Tomcat

JSP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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
1 162 (13.97%) Tomcat
2 124 (10.69%) WebSphere
3 122 (10.52%) Apache
4 79 (6.81%) CMS
5 69 (5.95%) WebLogic
6 49 (4.22%) WebSphere Application Server
7 34 (2.93%) Confluence
8 25 (2.16%) Adobe CQ
8 25 (2.16%) Oracle Workflow
9 22 (1.90%) IIS
10 20 (1.72%) Oracle Service Bus
11 13 (1.12%) Node.js
12 12 (1.03%) Documentum
13 11 (0.95%) Jetty
14 10 (0.86%) WebSphere Portal
15 9 (0.78%) MQSeries
16 8 (0.69%) Apache Solr
17 7 (0.60%) Liferay
17 7 (0.60%) AquaLogic
18 6 (0.52%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 67 (5.78%) MS Excel
2 21 (1.81%) Photoshop
3 9 (0.78%) MS Visio
3 9 (0.78%) MS Office
4 6 (0.52%) MS Project
5 4 (0.34%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.17%) Fireworks
6 2 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.086%) OmniGraffle
7 1 (0.086%) CorelDRAW
7 1 (0.086%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 114 (9.83%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (0.60%) Oracle Retail
3 6 (0.52%) Oracle BPM
3 6 (0.52%) Tridion
4 5 (0.43%) Remedy ITSM
5 4 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 3 (0.26%) Summit
6 3 (0.26%) Remedy AR System
7 2 (0.17%) Google Analytics
7 2 (0.17%) Magento
7 2 (0.17%) WebTrends
7 2 (0.17%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
8 1 (0.086%) BusinessWorks
8 1 (0.086%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.086%) Brady Trinity
8 1 (0.086%) HFM
8 1 (0.086%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.086%) IntelliMatch
8 1 (0.086%) Oracle Cash Management
8 1 (0.086%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 9 (0.78%) SaaS
2 5 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (0.34%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.26%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.17%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.17%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 91 (7.84%) TCP/IP
2 47 (4.05%) HTTP
3 44 (3.79%) HTTPS
4 38 (3.28%) SAN
5 31 (2.67%) Internet
6 30 (2.59%) DNS
7 27 (2.33%) SSL
8 20 (1.72%) LAN
8 20 (1.72%) Wireshark
9 15 (1.29%) Firewall
10 14 (1.21%) LDAP
11 7 (0.60%) WAN
11 7 (0.60%) SNMP
12 5 (0.43%) Intranet
12 5 (0.43%) X.400
12 5 (0.43%) X.500
12 5 (0.43%) S/MIME
13 4 (0.34%) DMZ
13 4 (0.34%) Intrusion Detection
13 4 (0.34%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 145 (12.50%) Relational Database
2 90 (7.76%) MySQL
2 90 (7.76%) Oracle Reports
3 88 (7.59%) SQL Server
4 83 (7.16%) RDBMS
5 60 (5.17%) Oracle Database
6 31 (2.67%) Oracle Database 11g
7 29 (2.50%) DB2
8 20 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
9 13 (1.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 11 (0.95%) NoSQL
11 10 (0.86%) Oracle Database 10g
12 8 (0.69%) JasperReports
12 8 (0.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 8 (0.69%) MongoDB
13 6 (0.52%) Big Data
13 6 (0.52%) MS Access
14 5 (0.43%) Crystal Reports
14 5 (0.43%) SQL Server 2005
15 4 (0.34%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 161 (13.88%) Subversion
2 159 (13.71%) JUnit
3 132 (11.38%) Eclipse
4 129 (11.12%) Maven
5 100 (8.62%) QuickTest Pro
6 99 (8.53%) Ant
7 65 (5.60%) Selenium
8 52 (4.48%) JIRA
9 48 (4.14%) Git (software)
10 41 (3.53%) Jenkins
11 29 (2.50%) Cucumber
12 25 (2.16%) LoadRunner
13 23 (1.98%) Mockito
14 21 (1.81%) IntelliJ
15 20 (1.72%) CruiseControl
15 20 (1.72%) Hudson
16 10 (0.86%) Team Foundation Server
17 9 (0.78%) MSI
17 9 (0.78%) Grunt
18 8 (0.69%) Mercurial
General
1 167 (14.40%) Finance
2 89 (7.67%) Banking
3 56 (4.83%) Retail
4 30 (2.59%) Marketing
5 29 (2.50%) Manufacturing
6 27 (2.33%) Telecoms
7 19 (1.64%) Investment Banking
8 12 (1.03%) Publishing
8 12 (1.03%) Back Office
9 9 (0.78%) Advertising
9 9 (0.78%) Retail Banking
9 9 (0.78%) Legal
10 8 (0.69%) Games
11 6 (0.52%) Military
11 6 (0.52%) Electronics
11 6 (0.52%) German Language
12 5 (0.43%) Dutch Language
12 5 (0.43%) Front Office
12 5 (0.43%) Aerospace
13 4 (0.34%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 686 (59.14%) Developer
2 363 (31.29%) Java Developer
3 97 (8.36%) Front-End Developer
4 92 (7.93%) Analyst
5 70 (6.03%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 58 (5.00%) Test Analyst
7 57 (4.91%) Senior Developer
8 49 (4.22%) Web Developer
9 46 (3.97%) UI Developer
10 44 (3.79%) Test Leader
10 44 (3.79%) UI Programmer
11 42 (3.62%) Architect
12 40 (3.45%) Tester
12 40 (3.45%) Test Manager
13 35 (3.02%) Consultant
13 35 (3.02%) Test Specialist
14 33 (2.84%) Hybris Developer
15 31 (2.67%) JavaScript Developer
16 30 (2.59%) Senior Java Developer
17 27 (2.33%) Java Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 786 (67.76%) HTML
2 478 (41.21%) CSS
3 389 (33.53%) Spring
4 347 (29.91%) J2EE
5 332 (28.62%) XML
6 284 (24.48%) Ajax
7 277 (23.88%) .NET
8 273 (23.53%) jQuery
9 227 (19.57%) Web Services
10 224 (19.31%) ASP.NET
11 207 (17.84%) Hibernate
12 206 (17.76%) Servlets
13 171 (14.74%) Struts
14 151 (13.02%) HTML5
15 139 (11.98%) JDBC
16 138 (11.90%) Spring MVC
17 131 (11.29%) CSS3
18 126 (10.86%) REST
19 111 (9.57%) JMS
20 109 (9.40%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 72 (6.21%) User Experience
2 58 (5.00%) W3C
3 50 (4.31%) Analytical Skills
4 42 (3.62%) Computer Science
5 35 (3.02%) Management Information System
6 21 (1.81%) Web 2.0
6 21 (1.81%) RMADS
7 16 (1.38%) Enterprise Software
8 12 (1.03%) Open Source
9 11 (0.95%) Biology
9 11 (0.95%) CESG
10 10 (0.86%) CESG CLAS
10 10 (0.86%) PMI
10 10 (0.86%) iPad
10 10 (0.86%) Data Integration
11 9 (0.78%) Mobile App
11 9 (0.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 8 (0.69%) Data Protection Act
13 7 (0.60%) Mathematics
14 6 (0.52%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 305 (26.29%) UNIX
2 184 (15.86%) Linux
3 127 (10.95%) Windows
4 58 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 50 (4.31%) Windows Server 2003
6 47 (4.05%) Windows XP
7 45 (3.88%) Windows 2000
8 24 (2.07%) Solaris
9 14 (1.21%) AIX
10 13 (1.12%) Windows 7
11 10 (0.86%) Android
12 9 (0.78%) HPUX
12 9 (0.78%) Apple iOS
13 5 (0.43%) Windows Server 2012
14 3 (0.26%) Debian
14 3 (0.26%) Ubuntu
14 3 (0.26%) Windows Vista
15 2 (0.17%) SUSE
15 2 (0.17%) CentOS
16 1 (0.086%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 317 (27.33%) Agile Software Development
2 224 (19.31%) MVC
3 202 (17.41%) OO
4 164 (14.14%) E-Commerce
5 159 (13.71%) Scrum
6 149 (12.84%) Project Management
7 123 (10.60%) TDD
8 121 (10.43%) Unit Testing
9 103 (8.88%) Knowledge Management
10 97 (8.36%) CRM
11 90 (7.76%) Web Development
11 90 (7.76%) Test Automation
12 85 (7.33%) Content Management
13 84 (7.24%) SOA
13 84 (7.24%) Continuous Integration
14 83 (7.16%) Test Scripting
15 58 (5.00%) ITIL
15 58 (5.00%) Functional Testing
16 57 (4.91%) Workflow
17 54 (4.66%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 779 (67.16%) JavaScript
2 767 (66.12%) Java
3 290 (25.00%) SQL
4 108 (9.31%) C#
5 96 (8.28%) VB
6 92 (7.93%) PL/SQL
7 53 (4.57%) Shell Script
8 49 (4.22%) Perl
9 39 (3.36%) PowerShell
10 29 (2.50%) PHP
11 24 (2.07%) C
12 23 (1.98%) Python
13 17 (1.47%) T-SQL
14 14 (1.21%) VBA
15 13 (1.12%) C++
16 11 (0.95%) Bash Shell
17 8 (0.69%) XPath
17 8 (0.69%) Groovy
17 8 (0.69%) VBScript
18 7 (0.60%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 283 (24.40%) Security Cleared
2 248 (21.38%) SC Cleared
3 201 (17.33%) ISTQB
4 122 (10.52%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 121 (10.43%) DV Cleared
6 79 (6.81%) Degree
7 77 (6.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 48 (4.14%) Cisco Certification
9 36 (3.10%) Microsoft Certification
10 31 (2.67%) MCITP
11 21 (1.81%) ISEB
12 19 (1.64%) CCNA
13 12 (1.03%) PMI Certification
14 10 (0.86%) Sun Certification
14 10 (0.86%) CCNP
15 9 (0.78%) OCPJP
16 7 (0.60%) MCSE
17 6 (0.52%) CTC Cleared
18 5 (0.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
19 4 (0.34%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (5.60%) QA
2 47 (4.05%) JSP 440
3 24 (2.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (0.60%) ISO 9001
5 6 (0.52%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.26%) ISO 14001
7 2 (0.17%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.086%) SLA
8 1 (0.086%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.086%) Section 508
8 1 (0.086%) WCAG
8 1 (0.086%) WAI
System Software
1 20 (1.72%) Nmap
2 7 (0.60%) Microsoft App-V
2 7 (0.60%) Shibboleth
3 5 (0.43%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 3 (0.26%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (0.17%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.17%) HDFS
6 1 (0.086%) RACF
6 1 (0.086%) Samba
6 1 (0.086%) ACF2
Systems Management
1 68 (5.86%) HP Quality Center
2 21 (1.81%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 20 (1.72%) Nessus
4 12 (1.03%) SCCM
5 10 (0.86%) Puppet
6 9 (0.78%) Opscode Chef
7 7 (0.60%) AppDNA
8 5 (0.43%) Capistrano
8 5 (0.43%) WSUS
8 5 (0.43%) Nagios
8 5 (0.43%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 4 (0.34%) OpenSSO
10 2 (0.17%) Control-M
11 1 (0.086%) Oracle Identity Manager
11 1 (0.086%) Oracle Identity Management
11 1 (0.086%) CA SiteMinder
11 1 (0.086%) Tivoli
11 1 (0.086%) Tivoli Identity Manager
11 1 (0.086%) Netcool
11 1 (0.086%) logstash
Vendors
1 438 (37.76%) Oracle
2 229 (19.74%) HP
3 210 (18.10%) Microsoft
4 102 (8.79%) JBoss
5 69 (5.95%) IBM
6 62 (5.34%) hybris
7 43 (3.71%) Cisco
8 38 (3.28%) Citrix
9 29 (2.50%) Adobe
10 26 (2.24%) ATG
11 25 (2.16%) Sybase
12 24 (2.07%) FatWire
13 15 (1.29%) Alterian
13 15 (1.29%) Sun
14 13 (1.12%) SAP
15 11 (0.95%) Twitter
16 10 (0.86%) Google
16 10 (0.86%) Salesforce.com
17 9 (0.78%) McAfee
17 9 (0.78%) Endeca
West Midlands
Roc Search
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £400 to £550 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
Northamptonshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £400 - £475 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + DOE
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bridgwater, Somerset
Experis Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Hook, Hampshire
LA International
Rate: £300 - £350 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Roc Search
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Calibre Search Ltd
Rate: £300 - £330 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Rullion IT Plus
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 4 days ago
Dumbarton, Dunbartonshire
LA International
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Wallsend, Tyne and Wear
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £225 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £400 - £500 per annum + Benfits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Cititec
Rate: £550 - 600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
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Rate: £500
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
JM
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago