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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaServer Pages (JSP)
Rank 229 212 243
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +31
Contract jobs citing JSP 461 472 348
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.91% 0.97% 0.77%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.36% 3.59% 2.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 274 270 183
Average daily rate
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£413 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.79% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £521 £487
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £319 £340
% change year-on-year
+17.55% -6.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 6
Average hourly rate £45.00 £60.00 £49.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +21.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.40 £46.00 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £74.00 £54.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £49.25
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -13.70%

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
13731 13141 12896
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.05% 27.00% 28.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 9225 8312 8170
Average daily rate £390 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 192 276 337
Average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.46 £13.50 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

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 26 January 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
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 26 January 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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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 -27 408 £413 +10.00% 129
London +18 203 £450 +5.88% 53
South East -16 95 £375 +15.38% 18
Hampshire -17 57 £373 +14.61% 3
Scotland -14 38 £420 +31.66% 3
City of London -8 35 £525 +31.25% 10
North West +2 31 £348 -7.33% 13
Cheshire +20 22 £335 -9.15% 6
Edinburgh 0 21 £350 +16.66% 1
South West -31 19 £388 +29.16% 17
East Midlands +25 18 £325 - 6
East of England -8 14 £264 -24.64% 13
Glasgow -18 12 £450 +41.06% 1
Surrey 0 10 £375 +20.48% 3
Berkshire -11 10 £485 +55.20% 2
Yorkshire -12 9 £325 +30.00% 4
Wiltshire -15 9 £375 +25.00% 3
West Midlands -24 9 £361 +36.32% 3
Essex - 8 £264 - 4
Southampton -13 6 £369 +22.91%
Buckinghamshire - 6 £295 - 1
Nottinghamshire - 6 £510 - 2
Chester +14 5 £310 -15.93% 1
North Yorkshire +8 5 £325 - 3
Watford -2 5 - - 3
Hertfordshire -9 5 - - 4
Middlesex - 5 £413 - 1
West Sussex - 5 £400 - 2
Crawley - 5 £400 - 1
Reading +5 4 £615 -

JSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 January 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.

1 762 (73.20%) Java
2 688 (66.09%) HTML
3 628 (60.33%) JavaScript
4 420 (40.35%) CSS
5 374 (35.93%) Spring
6 359 (34.49%) Agile Software Development
7 357 (34.29%) Oracle
8 329 (31.60%) XML
9 320 (30.74%) J2EE
10 310 (29.78%) SQL
11 277 (26.61%) UNIX
12 259 (24.88%) jQuery
13 242 (23.25%) Security Cleared
14 232 (22.29%) Web Services
15 229 (22.00%) Ajax
16 222 (21.33%) Servlets
17 214 (20.56%) Hibernate
18 210 (20.17%) MVC
19 203 (19.50%) SC Cleared
20 191 (18.35%) JUnit
21 180 (17.29%) .NET
22 179 (17.20%) Struts
23 176 (16.91%) Relational Database
24 175 (16.81%) Tomcat
25 170 (16.33%) Linux
26 165 (15.85%) TDD
27 163 (15.66%) HP
28 159 (15.27%) Eclipse
29 153 (14.70%) Scrum
30 146 (14.02%) Subversion

JSP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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
1 175 (16.81%) Tomcat
2 121 (11.62%) Apache
3 97 (9.32%) WebSphere
4 81 (7.78%) JBoss
5 73 (7.01%) CMS
6 55 (5.28%) WebLogic
7 44 (4.23%) Adobe CQ
8 32 (3.07%) WebSphere Application Server
9 22 (2.11%) Confluence
10 21 (2.02%) Apache Solr
11 18 (1.73%) Documentum
12 13 (1.25%) Oracle Workflow
12 13 (1.25%) Node.js
13 12 (1.15%) CICS
14 11 (1.06%) SharePoint
14 11 (1.06%) GlassFish
15 10 (0.96%) IIS
15 10 (0.96%) Oracle Application Server
16 9 (0.86%) Liferay
17 7 (0.67%) Oracle 10gAS
Applications
1 51 (4.90%) MS Excel
2 22 (2.11%) Photoshop
3 14 (1.34%) MS Office
4 8 (0.77%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.48%) Adobe Illustrator
5 5 (0.48%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (0.38%) InfoPath
6 4 (0.38%) GIMP
7 2 (0.19%) MS Project
7 2 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.096%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 90 (8.65%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (0.58%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.29%) Oracle BPM
4 3 (0.29%) Remedy ITSM
4 3 (0.29%) Remedy AR System
5 1 (0.096%) Magento
5 1 (0.096%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.096%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (0.096%) BusinessWorks
5 1 (0.096%) IntelliMatch
Cloud Services
1 11 (1.06%) SaaS
2 7 (0.67%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (0.58%) GitHub
4 4 (0.38%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (0.29%) IaaS
6 2 (0.19%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.096%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 51 (4.90%) TCP/IP
2 47 (4.51%) SAN
3 28 (2.69%) HTTP
4 26 (2.50%) LAN
5 22 (2.11%) HTTPS
6 21 (2.02%) Internet
7 13 (1.25%) SNMP
7 13 (1.25%) WAN
8 12 (1.15%) SSL
8 12 (1.15%) Wireshark
9 9 (0.86%) Firewall
9 9 (0.86%) SSH
10 8 (0.77%) LDAP
11 7 (0.67%) DNS
11 7 (0.67%) Intranet
12 5 (0.48%) VoIP
13 4 (0.38%) PBX
14 2 (0.19%) ATM
14 2 (0.19%) DHCP
14 2 (0.19%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 176 (16.91%) Relational Database
2 120 (11.53%) RDBMS
3 109 (10.47%) MySQL
4 92 (8.84%) Oracle Reports
5 71 (6.82%) Oracle Database
6 61 (5.86%) SQL Server
7 46 (4.42%) DB2
8 32 (3.07%) Oracle Database 11g
9 21 (2.02%) Jackrabbit
10 16 (1.54%) Oracle Database 10g
11 15 (1.44%) NoSQL
12 14 (1.34%) PostgreSQL
12 14 (1.34%) SQL Server 2008
13 12 (1.15%) MongoDB
14 9 (0.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 7 (0.67%) InterSystems Cache
15 7 (0.67%) Big Data
16 6 (0.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 5 (0.48%) Hadoop
18 4 (0.38%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 191 (18.35%) JUnit
2 159 (15.27%) Eclipse
3 146 (14.02%) Subversion
4 139 (13.35%) Maven
5 99 (9.51%) Ant
6 95 (9.13%) Selenium
7 76 (7.30%) Git (software)
8 62 (5.96%) JIRA
9 50 (4.80%) Mockito
10 43 (4.13%) Jenkins
11 30 (2.88%) ClearCase
12 29 (2.79%) IntelliJ
12 29 (2.79%) Cucumber
13 21 (2.02%) Hudson
14 20 (1.92%) Redmine
14 20 (1.92%) QuickTest Pro
15 19 (1.83%) CruiseControl
16 18 (1.73%) ClearQuest
17 16 (1.54%) Toad
18 15 (1.44%) Grunt
General
1 142 (13.64%) Finance
2 100 (9.61%) Banking
3 37 (3.55%) Marketing
4 33 (3.17%) Retail
5 18 (1.73%) Telecoms
6 17 (1.63%) Investment Banking
7 15 (1.44%) Advertising
8 12 (1.15%) Publishing
9 11 (1.06%) Legal
9 11 (1.06%) Manufacturing
10 6 (0.58%) Back Office
10 6 (0.58%) Military
11 5 (0.48%) Electronics
12 4 (0.38%) Front Office
12 4 (0.38%) Games
13 3 (0.29%) Retail Banking
13 3 (0.29%) Aerospace
14 2 (0.19%) Spanish Language
14 2 (0.19%) Dutch Language
14 2 (0.19%) French Language
Job Titles
1 672 (64.55%) Developer
2 417 (40.06%) Java Developer
3 64 (6.15%) Front-End Developer
4 63 (6.05%) Senior Developer
5 56 (5.38%) Analyst
6 47 (4.51%) Architect
7 45 (4.32%) Test Analyst
8 43 (4.13%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 36 (3.46%) Senior Java Developer
10 33 (3.17%) UI Developer
10 33 (3.17%) UI Programmer
11 27 (2.59%) Test Leader
11 27 (2.59%) Consultant
12 25 (2.40%) Test Specialist
13 24 (2.31%) Hybris Developer
14 21 (2.02%) JavaScript Developer
15 19 (1.83%) Lead Developer
15 19 (1.83%) Designer
16 18 (1.73%) Test Manager
16 18 (1.73%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 688 (66.09%) HTML
2 420 (40.35%) CSS
3 374 (35.93%) Spring
4 329 (31.60%) XML
5 320 (30.74%) J2EE
6 259 (24.88%) jQuery
7 232 (22.29%) Web Services
8 229 (22.00%) Ajax
9 222 (21.33%) Servlets
10 214 (20.56%) Hibernate
11 180 (17.29%) .NET
12 179 (17.20%) Struts
13 142 (13.64%) ASP.NET
14 138 (13.26%) JDBC
15 137 (13.16%) HTML5
16 127 (12.20%) Java EE
17 123 (11.82%) REST
18 120 (11.53%) Spring MVC
18 120 (11.53%) SOAP
19 99 (9.51%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 50 (4.80%) User Experience
2 44 (4.23%) Computer Science
3 26 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
4 21 (2.02%) W3C
5 19 (1.83%) Management Information System
6 17 (1.63%) Enterprise Software
7 16 (1.54%) Open Source
7 16 (1.54%) Web 2.0
8 13 (1.25%) iPad
9 12 (1.15%) Mobile App
10 11 (1.06%) Biology
11 9 (0.86%) IBM Mainframe
11 9 (0.86%) Mainframe
11 9 (0.86%) CESG
12 7 (0.67%) Cryptography
13 6 (0.58%) Life Science
13 6 (0.58%) Mathematics
13 6 (0.58%) Client/Server
13 6 (0.58%) N-Tier
13 6 (0.58%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 277 (26.61%) UNIX
2 170 (16.33%) Linux
3 95 (9.13%) Windows
4 29 (2.79%) AIX
5 25 (2.40%) Windows Server 2003
6 23 (2.21%) Windows Server 2008
7 18 (1.73%) Windows XP
8 13 (1.25%) Windows 2000
9 12 (1.15%) Solaris
10 8 (0.77%) Windows 7
11 7 (0.67%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (0.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 4 (0.38%) Apple iOS
13 4 (0.38%) Android
14 3 (0.29%) SUSE
14 3 (0.29%) Debian
14 3 (0.29%) Ubuntu
15 2 (0.19%) CentOS
15 2 (0.19%) VMS
15 2 (0.19%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 359 (34.49%) Agile Software Development
2 210 (20.17%) MVC
3 165 (15.85%) TDD
4 153 (14.70%) Scrum
5 146 (14.02%) Project Management
6 128 (12.30%) OO
7 125 (12.01%) Unit Testing
8 121 (11.62%) E-Commerce
9 112 (10.76%) Continuous Integration
10 104 (9.99%) Knowledge Management
11 80 (7.68%) Web Development
12 76 (7.30%) UML
13 74 (7.11%) Test Scripting
14 69 (6.63%) SOA
15 63 (6.05%) ITIL
16 57 (5.48%) Content Management
17 52 (5.00%) CRM
18 51 (4.90%) BDD
19 41 (3.94%) Waterfall
19 41 (3.94%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 762 (73.20%) Java
2 628 (60.33%) JavaScript
3 310 (29.78%) SQL
4 101 (9.70%) PL/SQL
5 51 (4.90%) Perl
6 43 (4.13%) Shell Script
7 41 (3.94%) C#
8 31 (2.98%) VB
9 27 (2.59%) C++
10 26 (2.50%) Python
11 23 (2.21%) VBA
11 23 (2.21%) PHP
11 23 (2.21%) PowerShell
12 19 (1.83%) C
13 17 (1.63%) Groovy
14 16 (1.54%) XPath
15 10 (0.96%) Ruby
15 10 (0.96%) Scala
16 9 (0.86%) Clojure
17 8 (0.77%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 242 (23.25%) Security Cleared
2 203 (19.50%) SC Cleared
3 125 (12.01%) ISTQB
4 84 (8.07%) DV Cleared
5 77 (7.40%) Degree
6 76 (7.30%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 65 (6.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 50 (4.80%) Cisco Certification
9 41 (3.94%) Microsoft Certification
10 40 (3.84%) ISEB
11 25 (2.40%) MCITP
12 23 (2.21%) CCNA
13 16 (1.54%) ITIL Certification
14 15 (1.44%) Sun Certification
15 11 (1.06%) MCSE
16 10 (0.96%) CISSP
16 10 (0.96%) Oracle Certification
17 9 (0.86%) OCPJP
18 6 (0.58%) CCNP
19 4 (0.38%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (5.57%) JSP 440
2 54 (5.19%) QA
3 7 (0.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.48%) IEC 61508
4 5 (0.48%) DO-178B
5 3 (0.29%) ISO 9000
5 3 (0.29%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.19%) COBIT
6 2 (0.19%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.19%) DO-254
6 2 (0.19%) ARP4754
6 2 (0.19%) ARP4761
7 1 (0.096%) WCAG
System Software
1 12 (1.15%) Nmap
2 10 (0.96%) Shibboleth
3 7 (0.67%) Active Directory
4 5 (0.48%) Oracle RAC
5 4 (0.38%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 3 (0.29%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (0.19%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (0.19%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 40 (3.84%) HP Quality Center
2 12 (1.15%) Nessus
3 7 (0.67%) Puppet
4 5 (0.48%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.19%) AppDNA
5 2 (0.19%) SCCM
6 1 (0.096%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.096%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.096%) Netcool
6 1 (0.096%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 357 (34.29%) Oracle
2 163 (15.66%) HP
3 137 (13.16%) Microsoft
4 61 (5.86%) IBM
5 49 (4.71%) Cisco
6 45 (4.32%) Citrix
7 42 (4.03%) hybris
8 28 (2.69%) Adobe
9 23 (2.21%) SAP
10 19 (1.83%) Sybase
11 16 (1.54%) FatWire
11 16 (1.54%) Google
12 15 (1.44%) Canoo
13 13 (1.25%) Red Hat
14 12 (1.15%) Salesforce.com
14 12 (1.15%) McAfee
15 8 (0.77%) Cognos
15 8 (0.77%) Alterian
16 7 (0.67%) ATG
17 6 (0.58%) JD Edwards
Manchester, Lancashire
Premier IT
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
Northamptonshire
Salt
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
North East
Northern Recruitment Group
Rate: From £320 to £360 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 9 hours ago
Northampton
Altura
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Zetman
Rate: From £300 to £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £0.00 per day + Market Rates
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
C4 Commerce
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
Eaglecliff
Rate: From £450 to £500 per day + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Candidate Source
Rate: From £450 to £500 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Zetman
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Zetman
Rate: From £450 to £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £550 per day excellent rates
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £300 per day + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 11 days ago
Ellesmere Port
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £350 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago