The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the West Midlands region.

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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaServer Pages (JSP)
Rank 101 101 98
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Contract jobs citing JSP 17 7 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.73% 0.36% 0.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.96% 1.38% 1.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 4
Average daily rate
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£260 £375 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.66% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £335 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £450 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-4.13% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £34.50 - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.50 £33.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+4.54% +1.53%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
574 507 534
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 24.51% 26.24% 23.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 329 276 308
Average daily rate £325 £300 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £321
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +1.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 11 21
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 £25.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.90 £92.20 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
JSP
England

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 22 July 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 22 July 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 - 5 - -
Birmingham -3 4 £300 -7.69%
Coventry - - - -
Worcestershire - - - - 1
JSP
England

JSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 45 (73.77%) JavaScript
2 44 (72.13%) Java
2 44 (72.13%) J2EE
3 42 (68.85%) HTML
4 41 (67.21%) XML
5 33 (54.10%) CSS
6 32 (52.46%) UNIX
7 31 (50.82%) jQuery
8 30 (49.18%) Tomcat
9 29 (47.54%) Apache
10 26 (42.62%) Spring
10 26 (42.62%) Subversion
11 24 (39.34%) Maven
11 24 (39.34%) CMS
11 24 (39.34%) Ant
12 23 (37.70%) JSTL
13 22 (36.07%) XSLT
13 22 (36.07%) Eclipse
14 21 (34.43%) Linux
15 17 (27.87%) .NET
15 17 (27.87%) Alterian
15 17 (27.87%) REST
16 16 (26.23%) Oracle
17 11 (18.03%) JBoss
17 11 (18.03%) Finance
18 10 (16.39%) Servlets
19 9 (14.75%) Ajax
19 9 (14.75%) Web 2.0
19 9 (14.75%) Hibernate
19 9 (14.75%) Customer Engagement

JSP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 30 (49.18%) Tomcat
2 29 (47.54%) Apache
3 24 (39.34%) CMS
4 8 (13.11%) WebLogic
4 8 (13.11%) WebSphere
5 5 (8.20%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (1.64%) Liferay
Applications
1 3 (4.92%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.20%) Internet
2 3 (4.92%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.20%) Informix
1 5 (8.20%) MySQL
1 5 (8.20%) RDBMS
1 5 (8.20%) Oracle Database
1 5 (8.20%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 26 (42.62%) Subversion
2 24 (39.34%) Maven
2 24 (39.34%) Ant
3 22 (36.07%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.64%) JUnit
General
1 11 (18.03%) Finance
2 4 (6.56%) Banking
2 4 (6.56%) Games
3 3 (4.92%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 47 (77.05%) Developer
2 37 (60.66%) Java Developer
3 26 (42.62%) Web Developer
4 22 (36.07%) Java Web Developer
5 10 (16.39%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 5 (8.20%) Architect
6 5 (8.20%) UNIX Developer
7 4 (6.56%) Front-End Developer
7 4 (6.56%) J2EE Developer
7 4 (6.56%) IT Project Manager
7 4 (6.56%) Project Manager
8 3 (4.92%) Front-End Web Developer
9 2 (3.28%) Java Applications Developer
9 2 (3.28%) Installations Engineer
9 2 (3.28%) Web Applications Developer
9 2 (3.28%) Support Engineer
9 2 (3.28%) Network Engineer
9 2 (3.28%) Applications Developer
10 1 (1.64%) Senior Developer
10 1 (1.64%) Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (72.13%) J2EE
2 42 (68.85%) HTML
3 41 (67.21%) XML
4 33 (54.10%) CSS
5 31 (50.82%) jQuery
6 26 (42.62%) Spring
7 23 (37.70%) JSTL
8 22 (36.07%) XSLT
9 17 (27.87%) .NET
9 17 (27.87%) REST
10 10 (16.39%) Servlets
11 9 (14.75%) Ajax
11 9 (14.75%) Hibernate
11 9 (14.75%) CGI
12 8 (13.11%) Web Services
13 7 (11.48%) SOAP
14 6 (9.84%) Struts
15 5 (8.20%) JDBC
15 5 (8.20%) JMS
15 5 (8.20%) JMX
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.75%) Web 2.0
2 5 (8.20%) iPad
3 3 (4.92%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.92%) Digital Media
4 2 (3.28%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 32 (52.46%) UNIX
2 21 (34.43%) Linux
3 2 (3.28%) Windows
3 2 (3.28%) Windows XP
3 2 (3.28%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (14.75%) Customer Engagement
1 9 (14.75%) Migration
2 5 (8.20%) B2C
2 5 (8.20%) E-Commerce
2 5 (8.20%) Load Testing
2 5 (8.20%) Content Management
2 5 (8.20%) Software Architecture
2 5 (8.20%) Capacity Planning
2 5 (8.20%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (4.92%) OOD
3 3 (4.92%) Network Design
3 3 (4.92%) Web Accessibility
3 3 (4.92%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (3.28%) Web Application Development
4 2 (3.28%) TDD
4 2 (3.28%) OO
4 2 (3.28%) MVC
5 1 (1.64%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 45 (73.77%) JavaScript
2 44 (72.13%) Java
3 9 (14.75%) PHP
3 9 (14.75%) Shell Script
4 5 (8.20%) C
4 5 (8.20%) Perl
5 2 (3.28%) VB6
5 2 (3.28%) SQL
5 2 (3.28%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (8.20%) SC Cleared
1 5 (8.20%) Security Cleared
1 5 (8.20%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 3 (4.92%) CCNA
2 3 (4.92%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (4.92%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.48%) QA
2 1 (1.64%) JSP 440
Systems Management
1 9 (14.75%) Control-M
Vendors
1 17 (27.87%) Alterian
2 16 (26.23%) Oracle
3 11 (18.03%) JBoss
4 5 (8.20%) Sybase
4 5 (8.20%) ATG
4 5 (8.20%) Endeca
5 4 (6.56%) BMC
6 3 (4.92%) Cisco
6 3 (4.92%) HP
6 3 (4.92%) McAfee
6 3 (4.92%) Facebook
7 2 (3.28%) Riverbed
7 2 (3.28%) Blue Coat
7 2 (3.28%) Sage