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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JSP over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaServer Pages (JSP)
Rank 99 113 99
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -14
Contract jobs citing JSP 48 8 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.45% 0.32% 0.75%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.82% 1.41% 3.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 6 9
Median daily rate £375 £375 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +33.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £356 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £475 £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £40.38 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+11.44% +34.60%
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
825 566 624
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 24.93% 22.71% 24.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 509 345 350
Median daily rate £375 £340 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £213 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 16 16
Median hourly rate £24.00 £28.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.78% +3.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £17.50 £19.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.20 £39.55 £33.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +12.14%

JSP
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing JSP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 31 August 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JSP within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +15 27 £425 +11.47% 1
Coventry - 7 £525 -
Warwickshire - 2 £350 -
JSP
England

JSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing JSP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for JSP.

1 77 (100.00%) Java
2 74 (96.10%) XML
3 73 (94.81%) HTML
4 72 (93.51%) SQL
5 64 (83.12%) Web Services
6 56 (72.73%) CSS
7 50 (64.94%) Oracle
7 50 (64.94%) WebLogic
8 45 (58.44%) IBM
8 45 (58.44%) Java EE
9 43 (55.84%) Spring
10 41 (53.25%) Tomcat
10 41 (53.25%) Servlets
11 38 (49.35%) Hibernate
12 37 (48.05%) JBoss
13 35 (45.45%) JMS
14 33 (42.86%) SQL Server
14 33 (42.86%) DB2
15 32 (41.56%) JavaScript
16 31 (40.26%) TDD
17 29 (37.66%) Web Development
18 28 (36.36%) WebSphere
19 27 (35.06%) Back Office
19 27 (35.06%) Log4j
19 27 (35.06%) Misys
19 27 (35.06%) WebLogic Portal
20 25 (32.47%) J2EE
21 23 (29.87%) OO
21 23 (29.87%) JUnit
21 23 (29.87%) MVC

JSP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 50 (64.94%) WebLogic
2 41 (53.25%) Tomcat
3 37 (48.05%) JBoss
4 28 (36.36%) WebSphere
5 27 (35.06%) WebLogic Portal
6 18 (23.38%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 2 (2.60%) Apache
7 2 (2.60%) CMS
8 1 (1.30%) WebSphere Application Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (42.86%) DB2
1 33 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 23 (29.87%) Relational Database
3 22 (28.57%) RDBMS
4 16 (20.78%) Oracle Database
5 14 (18.18%) BusinessObjects
5 14 (18.18%) Oracle OWB
5 14 (18.18%) Oracle Reports
6 6 (7.79%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 27 (35.06%) Log4j
2 23 (29.87%) JUnit
3 21 (27.27%) Eclipse
4 20 (25.97%) Ant
5 17 (22.08%) Maven
6 16 (20.78%) Toad
7 14 (18.18%) Artifactory
7 14 (18.18%) ClearQuest
7 14 (18.18%) Jenkins
7 14 (18.18%) JIRA
7 14 (18.18%) Oracle Forms
8 5 (6.49%) PVCS
9 4 (5.19%) Subversion
10 1 (1.30%) MyEclipse
General
1 27 (35.06%) Back Office
2 14 (18.18%) Banking
2 14 (18.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 46 (59.74%) Developer
2 33 (42.86%) Java Developer
3 24 (31.17%) Consultant
4 18 (23.38%) Technical Consultant
5 12 (15.58%) Administrator
5 12 (15.58%) JavaScript Developer
6 9 (11.69%) Oracle Developer
7 6 (7.79%) Architect
7 6 (7.79%) Java Consultant
7 6 (7.79%) Lead Architect
7 6 (7.79%) SQL Developer
7 6 (7.79%) Systems Architect
8 5 (6.49%) J2EE Developer
8 5 (6.49%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 5 (6.49%) PL/SQL Developer
9 4 (5.19%) SC Cleared Java Developer
10 2 (2.60%) Java Web Developer
10 2 (2.60%) Web Developer
11 1 (1.30%) C++ Developer
11 1 (1.30%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (96.10%) XML
2 73 (94.81%) HTML
3 64 (83.12%) Web Services
4 56 (72.73%) CSS
5 45 (58.44%) Java EE
6 43 (55.84%) Spring
7 41 (53.25%) Servlets
8 38 (49.35%) Hibernate
9 35 (45.45%) JMS
10 25 (32.47%) J2EE
11 21 (27.27%) Struts
12 20 (25.97%) SOAP
13 18 (23.38%) REST
14 17 (22.08%) Apache Felix
14 17 (22.08%) Apache Sling
14 17 (22.08%) RESTful
15 15 (19.48%) HTML5
15 15 (19.48%) JSON
16 14 (18.18%) Apache CXF
17 7 (9.09%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.99%) Computer Science
2 6 (7.79%) Client/Server
2 6 (7.79%) N-Tier
3 3 (3.90%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (16.88%) Unix
1 13 (16.88%) Windows
2 2 (2.60%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (40.26%) TDD
2 29 (37.66%) Web Development
3 23 (29.87%) MVC
3 23 (29.87%) OO
4 17 (22.08%) UML
5 14 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (18.18%) Defect Tracking
5 14 (18.18%) OOP
6 12 (15.58%) ITIL
6 12 (15.58%) ITSM
6 12 (15.58%) Service Management
7 6 (7.79%) Enterprise Architecture
7 6 (7.79%) SDLC
7 6 (7.79%) Technical Architecture
7 6 (7.79%) Workflow
8 2 (2.60%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (2.60%) Content Management
8 2 (2.60%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
8 2 (2.60%) Regression Testing
8 2 (2.60%) Separation of Concerns
Programming Languages
1 77 (100.00%) Java
2 72 (93.51%) SQL
3 32 (41.56%) JavaScript
4 17 (22.08%) PL/SQL
5 14 (18.18%) C++
5 14 (18.18%) VB
6 1 (1.30%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (20.78%) Security Cleared
2 15 (19.48%) SC Cleared
3 10 (12.99%) Degree
3 10 (12.99%) Oracle Certification
4 9 (11.69%) OCPJP
5 7 (9.09%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.60%) QA
Vendors
1 50 (64.94%) Oracle
2 45 (58.44%) IBM
3 27 (35.06%) Misys
4 18 (23.38%) Adobe
5 6 (7.79%) BEA
5 6 (7.79%) Pega
5 6 (7.79%) Sybase
5 6 (7.79%) Vitria
6 1 (1.30%) Sun