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 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaServer Pages (JSP)
Rank 93 101 109
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +8
Contract jobs citing JSP 28 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.08% 0.38% 0.088%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.31% 1.38% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 5 0
Average daily rate
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£280 £290 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £372 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.80% +6.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £42.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-29.41% +112.50%
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
650 581 575
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 25.15% 27.92% 25.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 368 361 324
Average daily rate £325 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £420 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 7 15
Average hourly rate £27.50 £28.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.50% +14.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £16.50 £24.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.55 £175.00 £42.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

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 29 August 2014.

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 29 August 2014. 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
Warwickshire - 8 - - 1
Birmingham -2 2 £290 +24.73%
Staffordshire - 1 £290 -
Coventry - - - -
Worcestershire - - - - 1
JSP
England

JSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 35 (70.00%) Java
2 34 (68.00%) J2EE
3 26 (52.00%) XML
4 25 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 22 (44.00%) Apache
6 21 (42.00%) HTML
6 21 (42.00%) Spring
7 20 (40.00%) UNIX
8 19 (38.00%) CSS
8 19 (38.00%) CMS
9 18 (36.00%) jQuery
10 17 (34.00%) Tomcat
10 17 (34.00%) XSLT
10 17 (34.00%) Oracle
11 15 (30.00%) Subversion
11 15 (30.00%) JBoss
12 14 (28.00%) Ant
12 14 (28.00%) Servlets
12 14 (28.00%) Maven
13 13 (26.00%) JSTL
14 12 (24.00%) Hibernate
14 12 (24.00%) Eclipse
15 11 (22.00%) Web Services
15 11 (22.00%) WebLogic
15 11 (22.00%) WebSphere
16 10 (20.00%) Struts
16 10 (20.00%) Linux
17 9 (18.00%) SOAP
17 9 (18.00%) REST
17 9 (18.00%) Alterian

JSP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 22 (44.00%) Apache
2 19 (38.00%) CMS
3 17 (34.00%) Tomcat
4 11 (22.00%) WebLogic
4 11 (22.00%) WebSphere
5 8 (16.00%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (2.00%) Liferay
Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.00%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (2.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 8 (16.00%) LAN
1 8 (16.00%) Internet
2 4 (8.00%) WAN
3 3 (6.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.00%) RDBMS
1 5 (10.00%) Relational Database
1 5 (10.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (4.00%) MySQL
2 2 (4.00%) Informix
Development Applications
1 15 (30.00%) Subversion
2 14 (28.00%) Ant
2 14 (28.00%) Maven
3 12 (24.00%) Eclipse
General
1 9 (18.00%) Finance
2 3 (6.00%) Banking
3 2 (4.00%) Automotive
4 1 (2.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 31 (62.00%) Developer
2 27 (54.00%) Java Developer
3 18 (36.00%) Web Developer
4 16 (32.00%) Java Web Developer
5 9 (18.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 8 (16.00%) Architect
7 4 (8.00%) J2EE Developer
8 3 (6.00%) Project Manager
8 3 (6.00%) Network Engineer
9 2 (4.00%) Front-End Developer
9 2 (4.00%) Front-End Web Developer
9 2 (4.00%) UNIX Developer
9 2 (4.00%) Installations Engineer
9 2 (4.00%) Support Engineer
10 1 (2.00%) IT Project Manager
10 1 (2.00%) IT Support Engineer
10 1 (2.00%) Infrastructure Manager
10 1 (2.00%) Web Applications Developer
10 1 (2.00%) Java Applications Developer
10 1 (2.00%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (68.00%) J2EE
2 26 (52.00%) XML
3 21 (42.00%) HTML
3 21 (42.00%) Spring
4 19 (38.00%) CSS
5 18 (36.00%) jQuery
6 17 (34.00%) XSLT
7 14 (28.00%) Servlets
8 13 (26.00%) JSTL
9 12 (24.00%) Hibernate
10 11 (22.00%) Web Services
11 10 (20.00%) Struts
12 9 (18.00%) SOAP
12 9 (18.00%) REST
13 8 (16.00%) JMX
13 8 (16.00%) JDBC
13 8 (16.00%) JMS
14 7 (14.00%) .NET
15 3 (6.00%) Ajax
15 3 (6.00%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.00%) iPad
2 3 (6.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (6.00%) Web 2.0
3 2 (4.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.00%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.00%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 20 (40.00%) UNIX
2 10 (20.00%) Linux
3 2 (4.00%) Windows
3 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (4.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (2.00%) AIX
4 1 (2.00%) HPUX
4 1 (2.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (16.00%) Content Management
1 8 (16.00%) Software Architecture
1 8 (16.00%) Capacity Planning
1 8 (16.00%) Load Testing
1 8 (16.00%) B2C
1 8 (16.00%) E-Commerce
1 8 (16.00%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (6.00%) Migration
2 3 (6.00%) Project Management
2 3 (6.00%) Network Design
2 3 (6.00%) Customer Engagement
2 3 (6.00%) OOD
3 2 (4.00%) Web Accessibility
3 2 (4.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (2.00%) MVC
4 1 (2.00%) Web Application Development
4 1 (2.00%) Process Improvement
4 1 (2.00%) Business Process Improvement
4 1 (2.00%) Web Development
4 1 (2.00%) CAD
Programming Languages
1 35 (70.00%) Java
2 25 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (14.00%) Shell Script
3 7 (14.00%) C
4 3 (6.00%) PHP
5 2 (4.00%) Perl
6 1 (2.00%) VB6
6 1 (2.00%) SQL
6 1 (2.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (12.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (12.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (8.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (8.00%) CCNA
3 3 (6.00%) Degree
4 2 (4.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 1 (2.00%) CCIE
5 1 (2.00%) CCNP
5 1 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (16.00%) QA
2 3 (6.00%) JSP 440
Systems Management
1 3 (6.00%) Control-M
Vendors
1 17 (34.00%) Oracle
2 15 (30.00%) JBoss
3 9 (18.00%) Alterian
4 8 (16.00%) Endeca
4 8 (16.00%) ATG
5 6 (12.00%) Cisco
6 5 (10.00%) HP
7 3 (6.00%) McAfee
8 2 (4.00%) Sybase
8 2 (4.00%) Facebook
8 2 (4.00%) BT
9 1 (2.00%) BMC
9 1 (2.00%) Sage