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 December 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 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaServer Pages (JSP)
Rank 98 81 96
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +15
Contract jobs citing JSP 14 24 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.62% 1.11% 0.60%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.65% 4.40% 2.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 23 3
Average daily rate
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£361 £265 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.32% -24.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £226 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £375 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £320 £353
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -9.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.40 £33.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+10.30% +1.53%
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
529 545 546
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 23.31% 25.22% 27.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 333 325 286
Average daily rate £360 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 13 19
Average hourly rate £28.69 £24.00 £28.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.54% -16.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.37 £14.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £35.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

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 December 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 December 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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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
Warwickshire -1 2 £375 +41.50%
Birmingham -4 2 - -
Coventry 0 1 £438 -
Dudley - - - -
Solihull - - - -
Walsall - - - -
Staffordshire - - - -
JSP
England

JSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 19 (54.29%) Java
2 15 (42.86%) Oracle
2 15 (42.86%) LAN
3 13 (37.14%) Cisco
3 13 (37.14%) Servlets
3 13 (37.14%) XML
4 12 (34.29%) J2EE
4 12 (34.29%) Spring
4 12 (34.29%) SC Cleared
4 12 (34.29%) Security Cleared
5 11 (31.43%) JBoss
6 10 (28.57%) HP
6 10 (28.57%) JMS
7 9 (25.71%) Hibernate
7 9 (25.71%) WebSphere
7 9 (25.71%) Struts
8 8 (22.86%) SOAP
8 8 (22.86%) WebSphere Application Server
8 8 (22.86%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (22.86%) CCNA
8 8 (22.86%) Network Design
8 8 (22.86%) Mentoring
8 8 (22.86%) JSP 440
9 7 (20.00%) CMS
9 7 (20.00%) McAfee
9 7 (20.00%) WebLogic
9 7 (20.00%) Web Services
9 7 (20.00%) XSLT
9 7 (20.00%) Apache
10 6 (17.14%) UNIX

JSP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 11 (31.43%) JBoss
2 9 (25.71%) WebSphere
3 8 (22.86%) WebSphere Application Server
4 7 (20.00%) WebLogic
4 7 (20.00%) Apache
4 7 (20.00%) CMS
5 2 (5.71%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (11.43%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.86%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) SAP CRM
Communications & Networking
1 15 (42.86%) LAN
2 6 (17.14%) WAN
2 6 (17.14%) Internet
3 3 (8.57%) Firewall
4 2 (5.71%) HTTP
5 1 (2.86%) HTTPS
5 1 (2.86%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.57%) RDBMS
1 3 (8.57%) Relational Database
2 2 (5.71%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.86%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Ant
1 4 (11.43%) Maven
2 3 (8.57%) Hudson
2 3 (8.57%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.86%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.86%) Subversion
General
1 3 (8.57%) Banking
2 2 (5.71%) Finance
3 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (28.57%) Architect
1 10 (28.57%) Network Engineer
2 8 (22.86%) Developer
2 8 (22.86%) Java Developer
3 5 (14.29%) Installations Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) Java Web Developer
4 4 (11.43%) Web Developer
5 2 (5.71%) Technical Architect
5 2 (5.71%) Project Manager
6 1 (2.86%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 1 (2.86%) Applications Developer
6 1 (2.86%) Design Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Java Applications Developer
6 1 (2.86%) Java Architect
6 1 (2.86%) Site Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (2.86%) Web Applications Developer
6 1 (2.86%) Java Consultant
6 1 (2.86%) Network Design Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (37.14%) Servlets
1 13 (37.14%) XML
2 12 (34.29%) J2EE
2 12 (34.29%) Spring
3 10 (28.57%) JMS
4 9 (25.71%) Hibernate
4 9 (25.71%) Struts
5 8 (22.86%) SOAP
6 7 (20.00%) Web Services
6 7 (20.00%) XSLT
7 6 (17.14%) JMX
7 6 (17.14%) JDBC
8 5 (14.29%) Java EE
9 4 (11.43%) HTML
10 3 (8.57%) EJB
10 3 (8.57%) CSS
10 3 (8.57%) XML Schema
10 3 (8.57%) JAXP
10 3 (8.57%) JAXB
10 3 (8.57%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) iPad
2 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.86%) Client/Server
2 1 (2.86%) N-Tier
2 1 (2.86%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.14%) UNIX
2 1 (2.86%) AIX
2 1 (2.86%) HPUX
2 1 (2.86%) Solaris
2 1 (2.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.86%) Network Design
1 8 (22.86%) Mentoring
2 6 (17.14%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (17.14%) Load Testing
2 6 (17.14%) Software Architecture
2 6 (17.14%) Capacity Planning
2 6 (17.14%) E-Commerce
2 6 (17.14%) B2C
2 6 (17.14%) Content Management
3 4 (11.43%) CAD
4 3 (8.57%) Project Management
4 3 (8.57%) MVC
4 3 (8.57%) TDD
4 3 (8.57%) AOP
5 2 (5.71%) Six Sigma
5 2 (5.71%) ITIL
5 2 (5.71%) Unit Testing
6 1 (2.86%) Business Process Improvement
6 1 (2.86%) ITIL V3
6 1 (2.86%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 19 (54.29%) Java
2 5 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 5 (14.29%) SQL
2 5 (14.29%) C
3 4 (11.43%) Shell Script
4 3 (8.57%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.86%) VB
5 1 (2.86%) VB6
5 1 (2.86%) XPath
Qualifications
1 12 (34.29%) SC Cleared
1 12 (34.29%) Security Cleared
2 8 (22.86%) CCNA
2 8 (22.86%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.86%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.86%) HP AIS
3 1 (2.86%) CCIE
3 1 (2.86%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (22.86%) JSP 440
2 6 (17.14%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (42.86%) Oracle
2 13 (37.14%) Cisco
3 10 (28.57%) HP
4 7 (20.00%) McAfee
5 6 (17.14%) ATG
5 6 (17.14%) Endeca
6 2 (5.71%) BT
7 1 (2.86%) Alterian
7 1 (2.86%) Blue Coat
7 1 (2.86%) Pega
7 1 (2.86%) Riverbed
7 1 (2.86%) BEA
7 1 (2.86%) Sage
7 1 (2.86%) Vitria
7 1 (2.86%) IBM
7 1 (2.86%) Sybase
7 1 (2.86%) SAP