The table below looks at the statistics for JSP skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JSP over the 3 months to 2 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaServer Pages (JSP)
Rank 334 310 343
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +33
Contract jobs citing JSP 353 378 313
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.63% 0.67% 0.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.29% 2.49% 2.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 241 243 200
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £290 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £512 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 14 2
Median hourly rate £44.50 £40.60 £41.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.60% -1.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.50 £40.60 £41.25
% change year-on-year
+9.60% -1.57%

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
15383 15205 15053
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.60% 26.81% 27.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 10761 9852 9840
Median daily rate £413 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £278 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 192 204 207
Median hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £17.86 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.90 £47.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.75% +5.71%

JSP
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing JSP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 2 May 2016.

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
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JSP within the UK over the 3 months to 2 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -1 326 £440 +10.00% 68
London -55 143 £475 +11.76% 28
South East +11 62 £450 +20.00% 14
North West +30 41 £388 - 5
City of London +23 24 £525 +7.63% 3
East Midlands +7 22 £325 -1.88% 2
Scotland -38 18 £378 +0.66% 2
Cheshire +4 16 £400 -0.12%
Yorkshire +3 16 £369 -1.66% 5
Berkshire +11 14 £525 +29.23% 1
East of England -14 13 £400 +30.61% 5
Merseyside - 13 £375 - 1
Derbyshire - 13 £294 -
Surrey -3 12 £463 +44.53% 4
South West -9 12 £341 -4.54% 2
West Sussex - 12 £500 - 2
Liverpool - 12 £375 - 1
Buckinghamshire +7 11 £325 - 2
Glasgow +1 11 £365 +19.67%
West Yorkshire 0 11 £388 +16.98% 3
Tyne and Wear -25 11 £485 - 1
North East -30 11 £485 +64.40% 1
Manchester +3 10 £375 -10.44% 4
Leeds -5 10 £375 +13.20% 1
Leatherhead - 10 £463 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 10 £493 - 1
West Midlands -9 9 £440 +35.38% 5
Milton Keynes +1 8 £325 - 1
Newbury +14 7 £563 +50.00% 1
Hertfordshire +7 7 £450 - 2

JSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing JSP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for JSP.

1 576 (97.46%) Java
2 371 (62.77%) HTML
3 358 (60.58%) JavaScript
4 299 (50.59%) Agile Software Development
5 275 (46.53%) Spring
6 273 (46.19%) J2EE
7 272 (46.02%) CSS
8 249 (42.13%) XML
9 242 (40.95%) Oracle
10 219 (37.06%) SQL
11 203 (34.35%) Servlets
12 194 (32.83%) Web Services
13 184 (31.13%) Hibernate
14 174 (29.44%) E-Commerce
15 166 (28.09%) jQuery
16 127 (21.49%) Struts
17 122 (20.64%) Maven
18 121 (20.47%) Scrum
19 117 (19.80%) JUnit
19 117 (19.80%) Ajax
20 114 (19.29%) TDD
21 113 (19.12%) WebSphere
21 113 (19.12%) OO
22 110 (18.61%) JBoss
23 103 (17.43%) Finance
24 101 (17.09%) SOAP
25 98 (16.58%) Tomcat
26 96 (16.24%) JMS
26 96 (16.24%) MVC
27 95 (16.07%) JIRA

JSP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 113 (19.12%) WebSphere
2 110 (18.61%) JBoss
3 98 (16.58%) Tomcat
4 74 (12.52%) WebLogic
5 56 (9.48%) WebSphere Application Server
6 55 (9.31%) CMS
7 52 (8.80%) Apache
8 42 (7.11%) Confluence
9 17 (2.88%) ATG Dynamo
10 15 (2.54%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 15 (2.54%) GlassFish
11 14 (2.37%) Node.js
12 12 (2.03%) Liferay
13 11 (1.86%) IBM HTTP Server
14 10 (1.69%) CICS
15 6 (1.02%) iPlanet
15 6 (1.02%) Oracle Workflow
15 6 (1.02%) WebLogic Portal
16 5 (0.85%) ColdFusion
16 5 (0.85%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 16 (2.71%) Photoshop
2 8 (1.35%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.34%) 3ds Max
3 2 (0.34%) Acrobat
3 2 (0.34%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.34%) GIMP
3 2 (0.34%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 21 (3.55%) Payment Gateway
2 10 (1.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 6 (1.02%) Oracle BPM
4 5 (0.85%) BusinessWorks
5 2 (0.34%) Global One
5 2 (0.34%) Magento
5 2 (0.34%) Maximo
5 2 (0.34%) Unica
6 1 (0.17%) Adobe Campaign
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.17%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.18%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (1.18%) Google Analytics
2 3 (0.51%) GitHub
3 2 (0.34%) Adobe Analytics
3 2 (0.34%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 2 (0.34%) Bluemix
3 2 (0.34%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (0.34%) MailChimp
4 1 (0.17%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.17%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 32 (5.41%) HTTP
1 32 (5.41%) Internet
2 21 (3.55%) LDAP
3 18 (3.05%) TCP/IP
4 16 (2.71%) SNMP
5 12 (2.03%) SAN
6 10 (1.69%) SSL
7 7 (1.18%) DNS
7 7 (1.18%) Firewall
8 6 (1.02%) BIG-IP
9 3 (0.51%) Intranet
9 3 (0.51%) Network Security
10 2 (0.34%) DVB
10 2 (0.34%) FTP
10 2 (0.34%) NAS
10 2 (0.34%) SSH
11 1 (0.17%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (8.80%) Oracle Database
2 50 (8.46%) DB2
3 46 (7.78%) Relational Database
4 40 (6.77%) MySQL
5 39 (6.60%) SQL Server
6 27 (4.57%) RDBMS
7 19 (3.21%) NoSQL
8 12 (2.03%) MongoDB
9 11 (1.86%) Oracle Database 10g
9 11 (1.86%) Oracle Database 11g
10 8 (1.35%) BusinessObjects
10 8 (1.35%) Oracle Reports
11 7 (1.18%) Hadoop
12 6 (1.02%) CouchDB
12 6 (1.02%) Oracle OWB
13 5 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
14 4 (0.68%) MarkLogic
15 3 (0.51%) Big Data
15 3 (0.51%) Oracle9i Database
15 3 (0.51%) Redis
Development Applications
1 122 (20.64%) Maven
2 117 (19.80%) JUnit
3 95 (16.07%) JIRA
4 94 (15.91%) Eclipse
5 78 (13.20%) Git (software)
6 71 (12.01%) Mockito
7 70 (11.84%) Jenkins
7 70 (11.84%) Subversion
8 64 (10.83%) Ant
8 64 (10.83%) Selenium
9 35 (5.92%) Cucumber
10 23 (3.89%) Spock
11 20 (3.38%) Grunt
12 19 (3.21%) ClearCase
13 16 (2.71%) SoapUI
14 11 (1.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 11 (1.86%) Gradle
15 10 (1.69%) jMock
15 10 (1.69%) JSUnit
15 10 (1.69%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 103 (17.43%) Finance
2 55 (9.31%) Banking
3 54 (9.14%) Retail
4 22 (3.72%) Telecoms
5 14 (2.37%) Marketing
6 13 (2.20%) Manufacturing
7 11 (1.86%) Financial Institution
8 10 (1.69%) Electronics
9 9 (1.52%) Investment Banking
10 8 (1.35%) Advertising
11 6 (1.02%) Front Office
12 4 (0.68%) Military
12 4 (0.68%) Publishing
13 3 (0.51%) Back Office
14 2 (0.34%) Dutch Language
14 2 (0.34%) French Language
14 2 (0.34%) Retail Banking
15 1 (0.17%) German Language
15 1 (0.17%) International Banking
15 1 (0.17%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 416 (70.39%) Developer
2 250 (42.30%) Java Developer
3 101 (17.09%) Senior Developer
4 57 (9.64%) Architect
5 54 (9.14%) Senior Java Developer
6 49 (8.29%) J2EE Developer
7 48 (8.12%) JavaScript Developer
8 45 (7.61%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 44 (7.45%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 30 (5.08%) Lead Developer
11 28 (4.74%) HTML Developer
12 26 (4.40%) Java Engineer
13 25 (4.23%) UI Developer
14 22 (3.72%) Consultant
14 22 (3.72%) HTML CSS Developer
15 21 (3.55%) Oracle Developer
15 21 (3.55%) Technical Leader
16 19 (3.21%) Agile Developer
16 19 (3.21%) Hybris Developer
17 18 (3.05%) Senior JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 371 (62.77%) HTML
2 275 (46.53%) Spring
3 273 (46.19%) J2EE
4 272 (46.02%) CSS
5 249 (42.13%) XML
6 203 (34.35%) Servlets
7 194 (32.83%) Web Services
8 184 (31.13%) Hibernate
9 166 (28.09%) jQuery
10 127 (21.49%) Struts
11 117 (19.80%) Ajax
12 101 (17.09%) SOAP
13 96 (16.24%) JMS
14 87 (14.72%) HTML5
15 78 (13.20%) Spring MVC
16 76 (12.86%) JDBC
17 74 (12.52%) XSLT
18 71 (12.01%) REST
19 66 (11.17%) EJB
20 61 (10.32%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 51 (8.63%) Enterprise Software
2 36 (6.09%) iPad
3 31 (5.25%) Computer Science
4 30 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
5 22 (3.72%) Social Media
6 17 (2.88%) User Experience
7 12 (2.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 12 (2.03%) W3C
8 10 (1.69%) N-Tier
8 10 (1.69%) PMI
9 9 (1.52%) Equities
9 9 (1.52%) Hedge funds
9 9 (1.52%) Mainframe
10 8 (1.35%) IBM Mainframe
10 8 (1.35%) Management Information System
11 7 (1.18%) Online Banking
12 5 (0.85%) Client/Server
12 5 (0.85%) Clustering
12 5 (0.85%) Derivative
12 5 (0.85%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 78 (13.20%) Linux
2 69 (11.68%) Unix
3 41 (6.94%) Windows
4 12 (2.03%) AIX
4 12 (2.03%) Solaris
5 6 (1.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (1.02%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (0.51%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.34%) Android
7 2 (0.34%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.34%) CentOS
7 2 (0.34%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.17%) SUSE
8 1 (0.17%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 299 (50.59%) Agile Software Development
2 174 (29.44%) E-Commerce
3 121 (20.47%) Scrum
4 114 (19.29%) TDD
5 113 (19.12%) OO
6 96 (16.24%) MVC
7 75 (12.69%) Continuous Integration
8 70 (11.84%) Content Management
9 63 (10.66%) Unit Testing
10 60 (10.15%) SOA
11 58 (9.81%) Web Development
12 56 (9.48%) SDLC
12 56 (9.48%) UML
13 49 (8.29%) Front End Development
14 45 (7.61%) Project Management
15 41 (6.94%) Software Engineering
16 34 (5.75%) Open Source
17 33 (5.58%) High Availability
18 32 (5.41%) Business Intelligence
19 30 (5.08%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 576 (97.46%) Java
2 358 (60.58%) JavaScript
3 219 (37.06%) SQL
4 38 (6.43%) PL/SQL
5 28 (4.74%) Python
6 25 (4.23%) C++
7 18 (3.05%) PHP
8 17 (2.88%) VB
9 16 (2.71%) C#
10 15 (2.54%) Perl
11 14 (2.37%) Shell Script
12 12 (2.03%) Bash Shell
12 12 (2.03%) C
12 12 (2.03%) Ruby
13 8 (1.35%) Assembly Language
13 8 (1.35%) COBOL
14 6 (1.02%) Groovy
15 5 (0.85%) BeanShell
16 3 (0.51%) Scala
16 3 (0.51%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 36 (6.09%) Degree
1 36 (6.09%) Security Cleared
2 28 (4.74%) SC Cleared
3 24 (4.06%) Sun Certification
4 10 (1.69%) ISTQB
4 10 (1.69%) PMI Certification
5 7 (1.18%) BPSS Clearance
5 7 (1.18%) CCNA
5 7 (1.18%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (1.18%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 3 (0.51%) DV Cleared
6 3 (0.51%) ISEB
7 2 (0.34%) MCITP
7 2 (0.34%) MCTS
7 2 (0.34%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.34%) PhD
7 2 (0.34%) RHCE
8 1 (0.17%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (3.89%) QA
2 6 (1.02%) JSP 440
3 5 (0.85%) Disclosure Scotland
3 5 (0.85%) SLA
4 4 (0.68%) WCAG
5 3 (0.51%) ISO 8583
6 2 (0.34%) ISO20022
7 1 (0.17%) Basel III
7 1 (0.17%) CRD IV
7 1 (0.17%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (1.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (1.35%) Varnish
3 4 (0.68%) Active Directory
4 3 (0.51%) Docker
5 2 (0.34%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (0.34%) UAG
5 2 (0.34%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 26 (4.40%) Puppet
2 23 (3.89%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (1.86%) Capistrano
3 11 (1.86%) Nagios
4 6 (1.02%) EMC NetWorker
4 6 (1.02%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 4 (0.68%) Ansible
6 3 (0.51%) OpenView
6 3 (0.51%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 3 (0.51%) Oracle ZFS
7 2 (0.34%) BMC PATROL
7 2 (0.34%) CA Wily
7 2 (0.34%) HP Data Protector
7 2 (0.34%) logstash
7 2 (0.34%) NetBackup
7 2 (0.34%) Red Hat Satellite
7 2 (0.34%) Tivoli
7 2 (0.34%) Zenoss
8 1 (0.17%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.17%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 242 (40.95%) Oracle
2 79 (13.37%) ATG
3 69 (11.68%) IBM
4 49 (8.29%) Endeca
5 34 (5.75%) hybris
6 24 (4.06%) Adobe
7 23 (3.89%) BEA
8 18 (3.05%) Sun
9 15 (2.54%) SAP
10 14 (2.37%) Pega
11 13 (2.20%) HP
11 13 (2.20%) Red Hat
12 12 (2.03%) FatWire
12 12 (2.03%) Microsoft
13 11 (1.86%) Sybase
13 11 (1.86%) VMware
14 10 (1.69%) Atlassian
14 10 (1.69%) Chordiant
14 10 (1.69%) Cognos
14 10 (1.69%) ESRI
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