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 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaServer Pages (JSP)
Rank 283 194 225
Rank change year-on-year
-89 +31
Contract jobs citing JSP 430 630 483
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.74% 1.11% 0.91%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.62% 4.00% 3.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 266 282 274
Average daily rate
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£375 £396 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.36% -0.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £540 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 8 4
Average hourly rate £42.00 £28.00 £36.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -22.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.01 £19.00 £28.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £35.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £28.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -22.75%

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
16432 15759 15480
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 28.15% 27.87% 29.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 11190 10009 9954
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £270 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 296 215 266
Average hourly rate £39.13 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.78% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £71.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -

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 3 September 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 3 September 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 3 September 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 -78 378 £389 -2.81% 95
London -82 115 £460 +8.23% 39
South East -46 87 £375 - 15
Hampshire -22 54 £375 -
East of England +1 52 £350 -7.59% 1
Yorkshire -2 33 £344 +5.76% 8
South West -30 33 £375 -21.05% 7
West Yorkshire 0 32 £344 +5.76% 6
Leeds -12 29 £344 +5.76% 6
Hertfordshire +15 27 £375 -1.96%
North West -25 25 £423 +9.03% 15
Wales - 24 £250 - 2
Cardiff - 24 £250 - 1
South Wales - 24 £250 - 2
City of London -7 23 £525 +25.37% 9
Somerset +10 22 - - 3
Berkshire 0 18 £313 -21.87% 5
Scotland -74 18 £338 -15.62% 3
Gosport -7 17 £373 -11.30%
Yeovil +1 16 - - 2
Essex 0 16 £275 -31.25%
East Midlands -11 16 £325 +7.43% 3
Hook +7 13 £375 -10.71%
Cheshire -11 12 £400 +14.28% 1
Basildon +2 11 £269 -
Edinburgh -36 11 £338 -13.46% 2
Watford -1 9 £350 -6.66%
West Midlands -7 8 £375 +25.00%
Tyne and Wear -16 8 £425 - 4
North East -18 8 £425 - 4

JSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 September 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.

1 711 (80.34%) Java
2 555 (62.71%) JavaScript
3 547 (61.81%) HTML
4 394 (44.52%) CSS
5 356 (40.23%) SQL
6 333 (37.63%) Agile Software Development
7 309 (34.92%) Spring
8 296 (33.45%) J2EE
9 264 (29.83%) Oracle
10 259 (29.27%) Servlets
11 253 (28.59%) XML
12 240 (27.12%) Web Services
13 200 (22.60%) Ajax
14 174 (19.66%) Hibernate
15 173 (19.55%) Linux
16 167 (18.87%) OO
16 167 (18.87%) Tomcat
17 164 (18.53%) HTML5
18 163 (18.42%) Security Cleared
19 157 (17.74%) jQuery
20 156 (17.63%) Struts
21 153 (17.29%) MVC
22 151 (17.06%) UNIX
23 143 (16.16%) E-Commerce
23 143 (16.16%) Scrum
24 142 (16.05%) Finance
25 132 (14.92%) JSTL
25 132 (14.92%) SC Cleared
26 129 (14.58%) WebSphere
27 127 (14.35%) Relational Database

JSP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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
1 167 (18.87%) Tomcat
2 129 (14.58%) WebSphere
3 101 (11.41%) Apache
4 97 (10.96%) JBoss
5 74 (8.36%) WebLogic
6 52 (5.88%) CMS
6 52 (5.88%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 35 (3.95%) WebSphere Application Server
8 24 (2.71%) Node.js
9 19 (2.15%) Apache Solr
10 12 (1.36%) MQSeries
11 10 (1.13%) WebSphere Process Server
12 8 (0.90%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 8 (0.90%) FileNet
13 7 (0.79%) Confluence
13 7 (0.79%) WebSphere Portal
14 5 (0.56%) Mule
15 4 (0.45%) Commerce Server
15 4 (0.45%) WebLogic Portal
15 4 (0.45%) Documentum
Applications
1 49 (5.54%) MS Excel
2 30 (3.39%) Photoshop
3 6 (0.68%) MS Office
4 4 (0.45%) Fireworks
5 2 (0.23%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.11%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 20 (2.26%) Oracle EBS
2 15 (1.69%) Oracle BPM
3 11 (1.24%) Oracle 11i
4 10 (1.13%) Tridion
5 4 (0.45%) Adobe Campaign
6 3 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.23%) Remedy ITSM
7 2 (0.23%) Magento
8 1 (0.11%) BigMachines
8 1 (0.11%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 1 (0.11%) Maximo
8 1 (0.11%) Cognos TM1
8 1 (0.11%) SAP HR
8 1 (0.11%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 25 (2.82%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (1.92%) GitHub
3 15 (1.69%) Adobe Analytics
4 11 (1.24%) SaaS
5 8 (0.90%) Google Analytics
5 8 (0.90%) Amazon EC2
6 5 (0.56%) Amazon S3
6 5 (0.56%) Google Checkout
6 5 (0.56%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 4 (0.45%) PaaS
8 3 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (0.34%) CallidusCloud
9 1 (0.11%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 1 (0.11%) IaaS
9 1 (0.11%) Yammer
9 1 (0.11%) Force.com
9 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Azure
9 1 (0.11%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (4.75%) HTTP
2 24 (2.71%) LDAP
2 24 (2.71%) TCP/IP
3 23 (2.60%) Internet
4 19 (2.15%) Firewall
5 18 (2.03%) SAN
6 14 (1.58%) SSL
7 6 (0.68%) HTTPS
7 6 (0.68%) SNMP
8 4 (0.45%) DNS
9 3 (0.34%) Intrusion Detection
9 3 (0.34%) Intranet
10 2 (0.23%) Network Security
10 2 (0.23%) Kerberos
11 1 (0.11%) LAN
11 1 (0.11%) VPN
11 1 (0.11%) DMZ
11 1 (0.11%) Wireless
11 1 (0.11%) IPsec
11 1 (0.11%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 127 (14.35%) Relational Database
2 122 (13.79%) MySQL
3 91 (10.28%) SQL Server
4 58 (6.55%) Oracle Database
5 50 (5.65%) DB2
6 42 (4.75%) RDBMS
7 39 (4.41%) MongoDB
8 27 (3.05%) Oracle Reports
9 24 (2.71%) Oracle Database 10g
10 17 (1.92%) Oracle Database 11g
11 15 (1.69%) PostgreSQL
12 11 (1.24%) Oracle9i Database
12 11 (1.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 11 (1.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 11 (1.24%) NoSQL
13 10 (1.13%) SQL Server 2008
13 10 (1.13%) Oracle Database 12c
14 9 (1.02%) Oracle8/8i Database
15 7 (0.79%) Crystal Reports
15 7 (0.79%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 104 (11.75%) Eclipse
2 98 (11.07%) Maven
3 85 (9.60%) Ant
4 80 (9.04%) Subversion
5 79 (8.93%) JUnit
6 40 (4.52%) Git (software)
7 36 (4.07%) Jenkins
8 30 (3.39%) Selenium
9 29 (3.28%) JIRA
10 23 (2.60%) Cucumber
10 23 (2.60%) Rational DOORS
11 21 (2.37%) Mockito
12 18 (2.03%) Grunt
13 13 (1.47%) Bower
13 13 (1.47%) Jasmine
13 13 (1.47%) Hudson
13 13 (1.47%) CruiseControl
14 12 (1.36%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
14 12 (1.36%) ProC
15 10 (1.13%) ClearCase
General
1 142 (16.05%) Finance
2 81 (9.15%) Banking
3 63 (7.12%) Retail
4 28 (3.16%) Telecoms
5 26 (2.94%) Investment Banking
6 19 (2.15%) Military
7 12 (1.36%) Marketing
7 12 (1.36%) Manufacturing
8 10 (1.13%) Advertising
9 7 (0.79%) Front Office
10 6 (0.68%) Back Office
10 6 (0.68%) Retail Banking
11 5 (0.56%) Games
11 5 (0.56%) Financial Institution
12 4 (0.45%) Automotive
13 3 (0.34%) Publishing
13 3 (0.34%) Electronics
14 1 (0.11%) Legal
14 1 (0.11%) French Language
14 1 (0.11%) Korean Language
Job Titles
1 590 (66.67%) Developer
2 348 (39.32%) Java Developer
3 63 (7.12%) Front-End Developer
4 61 (6.89%) Architect
5 59 (6.67%) Senior Developer
6 44 (4.97%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 37 (4.18%) Senior Java Developer
8 36 (4.07%) UI Developer
9 35 (3.95%) Analyst
9 35 (3.95%) Web Developer
10 34 (3.84%) UI Programmer
11 30 (3.39%) Software Engineer
12 28 (3.16%) Consultant
13 26 (2.94%) JavaScript Developer
13 26 (2.94%) Hybris Developer
14 19 (2.15%) J2EE Developer
15 16 (1.81%) Test Specialist
16 15 (1.69%) Oracle Developer
16 15 (1.69%) Test Analyst
16 15 (1.69%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 547 (61.81%) HTML
2 394 (44.52%) CSS
3 309 (34.92%) Spring
4 296 (33.45%) J2EE
5 259 (29.27%) Servlets
6 253 (28.59%) XML
7 240 (27.12%) Web Services
8 200 (22.60%) Ajax
9 174 (19.66%) Hibernate
10 164 (18.53%) HTML5
11 157 (17.74%) jQuery
12 156 (17.63%) Struts
13 132 (14.92%) JSTL
14 126 (14.24%) SOAP
15 113 (12.77%) JDBC
16 104 (11.75%) JMS
17 93 (10.51%) EJB
18 91 (10.28%) Spring MVC
19 90 (10.17%) XHTML
20 88 (9.94%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 65 (7.34%) Analytical Skills
2 46 (5.20%) User Experience
3 31 (3.50%) W3C
4 27 (3.05%) Enterprise Software
5 24 (2.71%) Management Information System
6 22 (2.49%) Web 2.0
7 17 (1.92%) Computer Science
8 15 (1.69%) RMADS
9 13 (1.47%) N-Tier
10 12 (1.36%) Client/Server
11 11 (1.24%) Inversion of Control
12 9 (1.02%) CESG
12 9 (1.02%) Mobile App
13 8 (0.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 8 (0.90%) Derivative
14 6 (0.68%) GIS
15 5 (0.56%) Mainframe
15 5 (0.56%) Mobile Banking
16 4 (0.45%) PKI
17 3 (0.34%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 173 (19.55%) Linux
2 151 (17.06%) UNIX
3 81 (9.15%) Windows
4 37 (4.18%) Solaris
5 27 (3.05%) AIX
6 12 (1.36%) Mac OS X
7 10 (1.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (0.90%) HPUX
9 4 (0.45%) Android
10 3 (0.34%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 333 (37.63%) Agile Software Development
2 167 (18.87%) OO
3 153 (17.29%) MVC
4 143 (16.16%) Scrum
4 143 (16.16%) E-Commerce
5 124 (14.01%) Web Development
6 106 (11.98%) TDD
7 101 (11.41%) UML
8 90 (10.17%) SOA
9 70 (7.91%) Project Management
10 65 (7.34%) Software Engineering
10 65 (7.34%) Continuous Integration
11 59 (6.67%) SDLC
12 58 (6.55%) Unit Testing
13 55 (6.21%) Content Management
14 51 (5.76%) Time Management
15 39 (4.41%) BDD
15 39 (4.41%) ITIL
16 35 (3.95%) Test Scripting
17 30 (3.39%) API Design
Programming Languages
1 711 (80.34%) Java
2 555 (62.71%) JavaScript
3 356 (40.23%) SQL
4 85 (9.60%) PL/SQL
5 45 (5.08%) XPath
6 40 (4.52%) Shell Script
6 40 (4.52%) C#
7 36 (4.07%) Perl
8 29 (3.28%) C++
9 27 (3.05%) C
10 21 (2.37%) PowerShell
11 20 (2.26%) Python
12 19 (2.15%) BeanShell
13 18 (2.03%) Bash Shell
14 15 (1.69%) PHP
15 13 (1.47%) VBA
16 11 (1.24%) T-SQL
16 11 (1.24%) Ruby
17 10 (1.13%) VB
17 10 (1.13%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 163 (18.42%) Security Cleared
2 132 (14.92%) SC Cleared
3 41 (4.63%) ISTQB
4 32 (3.62%) Degree
5 31 (3.50%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 26 (2.94%) DV Cleared
7 24 (2.71%) ISEB
8 23 (2.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 21 (2.37%) Microsoft Certification
10 20 (2.26%) Cisco Certification
11 19 (2.15%) MCITP
12 11 (1.24%) Sun Certification
13 10 (1.13%) CISSP
14 5 (0.56%) OCPJP
15 2 (0.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 2 (0.23%) BC Cleared
15 2 (0.23%) CCNA
15 2 (0.23%) CISA
16 1 (0.11%) CISM
16 1 (0.11%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (4.52%) JSP 440
2 34 (3.84%) QA
3 14 (1.58%) IEC 61508
3 14 (1.58%) DO-178B
4 11 (1.24%) DO-254
4 11 (1.24%) ARP4754
4 11 (1.24%) ARP4761
4 11 (1.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.34%) CESG Infosec
6 2 (0.23%) WCAG
7 1 (0.11%) ISO 9000
7 1 (0.11%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.11%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (0.56%) VirtualBox
2 4 (0.45%) Shibboleth
2 4 (0.45%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.45%) Squid
3 2 (0.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.23%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.11%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.11%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 11 (1.24%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (0.90%) Oracle Identity Management
2 8 (0.90%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 7 (0.79%) Puppet
3 7 (0.79%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (0.68%) CA Single Sign-On
5 5 (0.56%) Vagrant
6 4 (0.45%) CA LISA
7 3 (0.34%) Apache Shiro
8 2 (0.23%) OVSD
8 2 (0.23%) HP NNM
8 2 (0.23%) ServiceCenter
9 1 (0.11%) Cisco IPCC
9 1 (0.11%) Ansible
Vendors
1 264 (29.83%) Oracle
2 72 (8.14%) HP
3 69 (7.80%) IBM
4 65 (7.34%) Microsoft
5 64 (7.23%) Adobe
6 58 (6.55%) hybris
7 45 (5.08%) Sybase
8 19 (2.15%) Cisco
8 19 (2.15%) Sun
9 18 (2.03%) Citrix
10 15 (1.69%) SAP
10 15 (1.69%) CA
10 15 (1.69%) Google
11 14 (1.58%) ATG
11 14 (1.58%) FatWire
11 14 (1.58%) TIBCO
12 13 (1.47%) Salesforce.com
13 8 (0.90%) Interwoven
13 8 (0.90%) Blue Martini
13 8 (0.90%) Elastic Path
Bristol Area
Venn Group
Rate: £20 - £28 Per Hour
Posted: 3 hours ago
Northamptonshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Gatwick, West Sussex
Reed Technology
Rate: £350 - £398 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Hinxton, Cambridge
EMBL
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Streamline Connections
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Orgtel
Rate: £400 - £600 per day + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Lytham St Annes
First Recruitment Group
Rate: £375 - £400 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
Northampton
Mason Frank
Posted: 23 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 - £500.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago