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 1 May 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaServer Pages (JSP)
Rank 249 236 223
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -13
Contract jobs citing JSP 452 462 422
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.81% 0.85% 0.87%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.01% 3.08% 3.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 284 258 235
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £265 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £483
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 3 23
Average hourly rate £40.60 £36.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.23% +32.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £23.70 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £44.10 £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.60 £36.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+11.23% +114.70%

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
15010 14998 13126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 26.89% 27.53% 27.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 9741 9785 8213
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £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 191 216 369
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.86 £18.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £55.00 £44.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -

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 1 May 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 1 May 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 1 May 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 -19 398 £400 +6.66% 101
London +23 199 £413 +3.12% 39
South East -45 66 £403 +23.84% 26
City of London +13 42 £450 -10.00% 9
Scotland +5 42 £388 +18.55% 5
East of England -3 34 £313 -16.66% 9
Hampshire -45 26 £419 +28.84% 4
East Midlands +11 25 £338 +3.84% 2
South West +14 23 £394 -23.54% 7
Glasgow -7 19 £305 -4.38% 1
Edinburgh +17 18 £375 -9.09% 3
Somerset +16 18 £420 -18.44% 1
Yorkshire -11 17 £375 +23.15% 9
Buckinghamshire 0 16 £325 +19.81% 3
Milton Keynes +2 14 £325 +19.81% 2
Hertfordshire -12 14 - -
Essex +12 12 £343 +42.70% 2
Northamptonshire -4 12 £289 +8.96% 1
West Yorkshire -16 12 £331 +10.41% 6
North West -26 11 £388 -3.12% 7
Berkshire -2 10 £438 +6.06% 6
Oxfordshire -9 10 £500 +42.85% 4
Watford -5 9 - -
Leeds -23 9 £331 -1.85% 6
Oxford - 9 £500 - 4
Southampton -11 8 £438 +45.83%
Cambridgeshire +3 7 £313 -16.66% 7
West Midlands -50 7 £325 +14.03% 2
Leicestershire +6 6 £375 -3.84%
Manchester -17 6 £388 +3.33% 7

JSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 May 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.

1 709 (78.43%) Java
2 584 (64.60%) HTML
3 548 (60.62%) JavaScript
4 375 (41.48%) CSS
5 330 (36.50%) Agile Software Development
6 323 (35.73%) Spring
7 322 (35.62%) SQL
8 299 (33.08%) J2EE
9 280 (30.97%) Oracle
10 264 (29.20%) XML
11 229 (25.33%) Web Services
12 226 (25.00%) Servlets
13 221 (24.45%) UNIX
14 207 (22.90%) jQuery
15 206 (22.79%) Security Cleared
16 200 (22.12%) Ajax
17 181 (20.02%) Hibernate
18 177 (19.58%) SC Cleared
19 174 (19.25%) Tomcat
20 170 (18.81%) MVC
21 168 (18.58%) Struts
22 164 (18.14%) Linux
23 156 (17.26%) HTML5
24 146 (16.15%) JUnit
25 134 (14.82%) TDD
26 132 (14.60%) .NET
27 127 (14.05%) Relational Database
28 126 (13.94%) Subversion
29 123 (13.61%) Maven
30 118 (13.05%) Scrum

JSP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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
1 174 (19.25%) Tomcat
2 99 (10.95%) WebSphere
3 89 (9.85%) WebLogic
4 81 (8.96%) JBoss
5 79 (8.74%) Apache
6 67 (7.41%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 65 (7.19%) CMS
8 24 (2.65%) Apache Solr
9 17 (1.88%) WebSphere Application Server
10 16 (1.77%) IIS
11 13 (1.44%) Liferay
11 13 (1.44%) Confluence
11 13 (1.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 12 (1.33%) GlassFish
12 12 (1.33%) Oracle Application Server
13 10 (1.11%) Oracle Workflow
14 9 (1.00%) SharePoint
15 8 (0.88%) Node.js
16 7 (0.77%) Documentum
16 7 (0.77%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 74 (8.19%) MS Excel
2 22 (2.43%) Photoshop
3 15 (1.66%) MS Office
4 7 (0.77%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.55%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.55%) GIMP
6 4 (0.44%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.22%) MS Project
8 1 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.11%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 42 (4.65%) Oracle EBS
2 10 (1.11%) Oracle 11i
3 8 (0.88%) Oracle BPM
3 8 (0.88%) Dynamics AX
4 5 (0.55%) Tridion
5 4 (0.44%) WebTrends
6 3 (0.33%) Maximo
6 3 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 3 (0.33%) Magento
7 2 (0.22%) Oracle iStore
7 2 (0.22%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.11%) SAP R/3
8 1 (0.11%) BusinessWorks
8 1 (0.11%) SAP HR
8 1 (0.11%) SAP CRM
8 1 (0.11%) Oracle EBS R12
8 1 (0.11%) Oracle General Ledger
8 1 (0.11%) SAP HCM
8 1 (0.11%) AWD
8 1 (0.11%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 23 (2.54%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (2.43%) GitHub
3 8 (0.88%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (0.44%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 3 (0.33%) SaaS
5 3 (0.33%) CallidusCloud
5 3 (0.33%) Google Checkout
6 2 (0.22%) Adobe Analytics
7 1 (0.11%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.11%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.11%) Yammer
7 1 (0.11%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (3.21%) HTTP
1 29 (3.21%) TCP/IP
2 25 (2.77%) SAN
3 24 (2.65%) Internet
4 16 (1.77%) HTTPS
5 12 (1.33%) Firewall
6 10 (1.11%) LAN
7 8 (0.88%) SSH
8 7 (0.77%) DNS
8 7 (0.77%) WAN
9 6 (0.66%) Intranet
9 6 (0.66%) LDAP
9 6 (0.66%) SNMP
9 6 (0.66%) SSL
10 4 (0.44%) Wireshark
10 4 (0.44%) PBX
10 4 (0.44%) VoIP
11 3 (0.33%) Intrusion Detection
12 2 (0.22%) Extranet
12 2 (0.22%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 127 (14.05%) Relational Database
2 94 (10.40%) SQL Server
3 91 (10.07%) MySQL
4 85 (9.40%) Oracle Database
5 76 (8.41%) RDBMS
6 54 (5.97%) Oracle Reports
7 31 (3.43%) DB2
8 26 (2.88%) Oracle Database 11g
9 23 (2.54%) Jackrabbit
10 22 (2.43%) MongoDB
11 21 (2.32%) PostgreSQL
12 20 (2.21%) Oracle Database 10g
13 14 (1.55%) SQL Server 2008
14 11 (1.22%) Hadoop
15 10 (1.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 9 (1.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 7 (0.77%) Oracle8/8i Database
17 7 (0.77%) Oracle9i Database
18 6 (0.66%) Big Data
18 6 (0.66%) Redis
Development Applications
1 146 (16.15%) JUnit
2 126 (13.94%) Subversion
3 123 (13.61%) Maven
4 110 (12.17%) Eclipse
5 88 (9.73%) Ant
6 58 (6.42%) Git (software)
7 52 (5.75%) Selenium
8 48 (5.31%) JIRA
9 45 (4.98%) Jenkins
10 31 (3.43%) Mockito
11 27 (2.99%) Cucumber
12 24 (2.65%) Toad
13 23 (2.54%) Grunt
14 22 (2.43%) ClearCase
15 20 (2.21%) ClearQuest
16 19 (2.10%) Bower
17 16 (1.77%) CruiseControl
18 15 (1.66%) Oracle Forms
18 15 (1.66%) NetBeans
19 11 (1.22%) Rational DOORS
General
1 109 (12.06%) Finance
2 83 (9.18%) Banking
3 40 (4.42%) Retail
4 21 (2.32%) Marketing
5 20 (2.21%) Investment Banking
6 19 (2.10%) Telecoms
7 12 (1.33%) Legal
8 10 (1.11%) Manufacturing
8 10 (1.11%) Advertising
9 8 (0.88%) Military
10 6 (0.66%) Publishing
11 4 (0.44%) Games
11 4 (0.44%) Back Office
12 3 (0.33%) Retail Banking
13 2 (0.22%) Electronics
14 1 (0.11%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.11%) Front Office
14 1 (0.11%) Aerospace
14 1 (0.11%) Automotive
14 1 (0.11%) Billing
Job Titles
1 603 (66.70%) Developer
2 380 (42.04%) Java Developer
3 62 (6.86%) Senior Developer
4 50 (5.53%) Architect
5 46 (5.09%) Front-End Developer
6 44 (4.87%) Analyst
7 33 (3.65%) Senior Java Developer
8 30 (3.32%) Consultant
9 28 (3.10%) Test Specialist
9 28 (3.10%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 26 (2.88%) UI Programmer
10 26 (2.88%) UI Developer
10 26 (2.88%) Web Developer
11 23 (2.54%) Hybris Developer
12 20 (2.21%) Software Developer
13 18 (1.99%) Designer
13 18 (1.99%) JavaScript Developer
13 18 (1.99%) Test Analyst
14 17 (1.88%) Oracle Developer
15 14 (1.55%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 584 (64.60%) HTML
2 375 (41.48%) CSS
3 323 (35.73%) Spring
4 299 (33.08%) J2EE
5 264 (29.20%) XML
6 229 (25.33%) Web Services
7 226 (25.00%) Servlets
8 207 (22.90%) jQuery
9 200 (22.12%) Ajax
10 181 (20.02%) Hibernate
11 168 (18.58%) Struts
12 156 (17.26%) HTML5
13 132 (14.60%) .NET
14 110 (12.17%) SOAP
15 103 (11.39%) Spring MVC
16 99 (10.95%) JMS
17 95 (10.51%) ASP.NET
17 95 (10.51%) Java EE
18 94 (10.40%) JSTL
19 85 (9.40%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 42 (4.65%) User Experience
2 39 (4.31%) Analytical Skills
3 37 (4.09%) Open Source
4 26 (2.88%) Computer Science
5 24 (2.65%) Enterprise Software
6 21 (2.32%) Management Information System
7 18 (1.99%) W3C
8 13 (1.44%) CESG
8 13 (1.44%) RMADS
9 12 (1.33%) N-Tier
10 11 (1.22%) Web 2.0
11 9 (1.00%) iPad
11 9 (1.00%) Mobile App
12 8 (0.88%) Client/Server
13 7 (0.77%) GIS
13 7 (0.77%) Mainframe
13 7 (0.77%) IBM Mainframe
13 7 (0.77%) Mobile Banking
14 6 (0.66%) PKI
15 5 (0.55%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 221 (24.45%) UNIX
2 164 (18.14%) Linux
3 87 (9.62%) Windows
4 12 (1.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (1.33%) Solaris
5 11 (1.22%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (1.11%) AIX
7 9 (1.00%) Windows XP
8 7 (0.77%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (0.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (0.55%) Windows 7
10 4 (0.44%) Windows 2000
11 3 (0.33%) HPUX
11 3 (0.33%) Android
11 3 (0.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 330 (36.50%) Agile Software Development
2 170 (18.81%) MVC
3 134 (14.82%) TDD
4 118 (13.05%) Scrum
5 106 (11.73%) E-Commerce
6 100 (11.06%) OO
7 94 (10.40%) Web Development
8 93 (10.29%) UML
9 91 (10.07%) Continuous Integration
10 90 (9.96%) Unit Testing
11 88 (9.73%) SOA
12 84 (9.29%) Project Management
13 67 (7.41%) Knowledge Management
14 59 (6.53%) ITIL
15 57 (6.31%) Content Management
16 49 (5.42%) Test Scripting
17 44 (4.87%) Migration
18 40 (4.42%) BDD
18 40 (4.42%) Software Engineering
19 39 (4.31%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 709 (78.43%) Java
2 548 (60.62%) JavaScript
3 322 (35.62%) SQL
4 114 (12.61%) PL/SQL
5 39 (4.31%) XPath
6 36 (3.98%) Shell Script
7 32 (3.54%) PowerShell
8 30 (3.32%) Perl
9 26 (2.88%) C#
10 24 (2.65%) C++
11 23 (2.54%) VBA
12 19 (2.10%) VB
12 19 (2.10%) PHP
13 17 (1.88%) Bash Shell
14 13 (1.44%) Groovy
14 13 (1.44%) Scala
15 12 (1.33%) XQuery
16 11 (1.22%) C
17 8 (0.88%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
18 6 (0.66%) JPQL
Qualifications
1 206 (22.79%) Security Cleared
2 177 (19.58%) SC Cleared
3 74 (8.19%) ISTQB
4 55 (6.08%) Degree
5 52 (5.75%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 52 (5.75%) Microsoft Certification
6 51 (5.64%) Cisco Certification
7 49 (5.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 47 (5.20%) DV Cleared
9 43 (4.76%) ISEB
10 37 (4.09%) MCITP
11 16 (1.77%) ITIL Certification
12 13 (1.44%) CCNA
12 13 (1.44%) CISSP
12 13 (1.44%) Sun Certification
12 13 (1.44%) OCPJP
13 9 (1.00%) MCSE
13 9 (1.00%) Oracle Certification
14 4 (0.44%) CCNP
14 4 (0.44%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (5.86%) JSP 440
2 33 (3.65%) QA
3 9 (1.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.44%) DO-178B
4 4 (0.44%) IEC 61508
5 3 (0.33%) CESG Infosec
5 3 (0.33%) DO-254
5 3 (0.33%) ARP4754
5 3 (0.33%) ARP4761
6 2 (0.22%) COBIT
6 2 (0.22%) ISO 9000
7 1 (0.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (0.77%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.44%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 3 (0.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.22%) VirtualBox
4 2 (0.22%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.22%) Squid
5 1 (0.11%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 16 (1.77%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (0.88%) Oracle Identity Management
2 8 (0.88%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 6 (0.66%) CA Single Sign-On
4 4 (0.44%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (0.44%) Puppet
4 4 (0.44%) Nessus
4 4 (0.44%) Nmap
5 3 (0.33%) CA LISA
6 2 (0.22%) Vagrant
7 1 (0.11%) Nagios
7 1 (0.11%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 280 (30.97%) Oracle
2 104 (11.50%) Microsoft
3 96 (10.62%) HP
4 57 (6.31%) Adobe
5 54 (5.97%) IBM
6 49 (5.42%) Cisco
7 47 (5.20%) hybris
8 29 (3.21%) SAP
9 25 (2.77%) Citrix
10 22 (2.43%) Sybase
11 21 (2.32%) FatWire
12 17 (1.88%) Google
13 12 (1.33%) Red Hat
14 8 (0.88%) Endeca
14 8 (0.88%) JD Edwards
14 8 (0.88%) Cognos
15 7 (0.77%) CA
16 6 (0.66%) VMware
16 6 (0.66%) TIBCO
16 6 (0.66%) Sun
Central London / West End
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Fife
Connectus
Rate: £30 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FPSG Connect
Posted: 4 days ago
Chertsey, Surrey
Synergize Consulting
Rate: From £23,000 to £25,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Northamptonshire
Salt
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £300 - 350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £650 - 700 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £275 - £375 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
East London
Eaglecliff
Rate: From £300 to £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £650 - 750 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £375 per day
Posted: 23 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 26 days ago