The table below looks at the statistics for JSP skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JSP over the 3 months to 4 August 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaServer Pages (JSP)
Rank 105 101 102
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +1
Contract jobs citing JSP 9 20 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.37% 0.81% 0.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.69% 3.32% 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 11 5
Average daily rate
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£375 £260 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.23% -30.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £356 £245 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £300 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £373 £375
% change year-on-year
-2.68% -0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.38 £30.00 £37.75
% change year-on-year
+34.60% -20.52%
JSP
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
532 603 546
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 22.10% 24.49% 27.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 311 345 321
Average daily rate £335 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.07% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 17 7
Average hourly rate £23.75 £27.50 £28.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.63% -3.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £19.50 £20.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.55 £33.55 £175.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+16.17% -2.85%

JSP
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JSP across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

JSP Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

JSP
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing JSP across the West Midlands region.

JSP Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

JSP
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JSP across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

JSP Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

JSP
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing JSP across the West Midlands region.

JSP Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

JSP
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JSP within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 4 August 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
Solihull +3 3 £375 +44.23%
Birmingham -1 2 £381 +16.41% 1
Walsall - 2 £550 -
JSP
England

JSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region 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 16 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (68.75%) Servlets
3 10 (62.50%) Oracle
3 10 (62.50%) Web Services
4 8 (50.00%) EJB
4 8 (50.00%) JSTL
5 7 (43.75%) Oracle Database 11g
5 7 (43.75%) Oracle BPM
5 7 (43.75%) Oracle Database
6 6 (37.50%) HTML
6 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
6 6 (37.50%) XML
7 5 (31.25%) Tomcat
7 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
7 5 (31.25%) CSS
7 5 (31.25%) Spring
8 4 (25.00%) Pega
8 4 (25.00%) WebLogic
8 4 (25.00%) J2EE
8 4 (25.00%) SQL
8 4 (25.00%) N-Tier
8 4 (25.00%) OO
9 3 (18.75%) JBoss
9 3 (18.75%) IBM
9 3 (18.75%) Client/Server
9 3 (18.75%) JMS
9 3 (18.75%) DB2
9 3 (18.75%) Struts
9 3 (18.75%) jQuery
9 3 (18.75%) Technical Architecture

JSP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region 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 5 (31.25%) Tomcat
2 4 (25.00%) WebLogic
3 3 (18.75%) JBoss
4 2 (12.50%) Apache
4 2 (12.50%) CMS
5 1 (6.25%) PegaRULES
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (43.75%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (43.75%) Oracle Database 11g
1 7 (43.75%) Oracle Database
2 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
3 3 (18.75%) DB2
4 2 (12.50%) RDBMS
4 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
4 2 (12.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Ant
1 2 (12.50%) Eclipse
1 2 (12.50%) Subversion
1 2 (12.50%) Maven
2 1 (6.25%) JUnit
General
1 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Developer
2 6 (37.50%) Oracle Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Web Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Architect
3 3 (18.75%) Java Web Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Java Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Lead Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Systems Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) DBA
5 1 (6.25%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (68.75%) Servlets
2 10 (62.50%) Web Services
3 8 (50.00%) EJB
3 8 (50.00%) JSTL
4 6 (37.50%) HTML
4 6 (37.50%) XML
5 5 (31.25%) CSS
5 5 (31.25%) Spring
6 4 (25.00%) J2EE
7 3 (18.75%) JMS
7 3 (18.75%) Middleware
7 3 (18.75%) jQuery
7 3 (18.75%) Struts
8 2 (12.50%) XSLT
8 2 (12.50%) .NET
8 2 (12.50%) HTML5
8 2 (12.50%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) N-Tier
2 3 (18.75%) Client/Server
3 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Linux
2 2 (12.50%) UNIX
3 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) OO
2 3 (18.75%) MVC
2 3 (18.75%) Workflow
2 3 (18.75%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (12.50%) SDLC
3 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
4 1 (6.25%) TDD
4 1 (6.25%) Migration
4 1 (6.25%) Process Management
4 1 (6.25%) Regression Testing
4 1 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Unit Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 4 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) Oracle
2 4 (25.00%) Pega
3 3 (18.75%) BEA
3 3 (18.75%) Vitria
3 3 (18.75%) IBM
4 2 (12.50%) Sybase
4 2 (12.50%) Alterian
5 1 (6.25%) Sun