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 29 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaServer Pages (JSP)
Rank 95 97 97
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Contract jobs citing JSP 20 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.82% 0.36% 0.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.34% 1.32% 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 5 2
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 £245 £335 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £450 £368
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £34.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £37.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-20.52% +25.83%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
598 530 519
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 24.53% 26.92% 23.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 341 304 286
Average daily rate £325 £300 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 9 19
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 £23.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £175.00 £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 29 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 29 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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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 - 6 - -
Birmingham -2 4 £300 -7.69%
Coventry - - - -
Staffordshire - - - -
Worcestershire - - - - 1
JSP
England

JSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 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 43 (69.35%) Java
1 43 (69.35%) JavaScript
1 43 (69.35%) J2EE
2 40 (64.52%) HTML
2 40 (64.52%) XML
3 32 (51.61%) CSS
3 32 (51.61%) UNIX
4 30 (48.39%) Apache
4 30 (48.39%) jQuery
5 29 (46.77%) Tomcat
6 27 (43.55%) Spring
7 26 (41.94%) Subversion
8 25 (40.32%) CMS
9 24 (38.71%) Ant
9 24 (38.71%) Maven
10 23 (37.10%) JSTL
10 23 (37.10%) XSLT
11 22 (35.48%) Eclipse
12 21 (33.87%) Linux
13 17 (27.42%) Alterian
13 17 (27.42%) REST
13 17 (27.42%) Oracle
13 17 (27.42%) .NET
14 12 (19.35%) JBoss
15 11 (17.74%) Servlets
15 11 (17.74%) Finance
16 10 (16.13%) Hibernate
17 9 (14.52%) Web 2.0
17 9 (14.52%) WebSphere
17 9 (14.52%) Ajax

JSP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 (48.39%) Apache
2 29 (46.77%) Tomcat
3 25 (40.32%) CMS
4 9 (14.52%) WebSphere
4 9 (14.52%) WebLogic
5 6 (9.68%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (1.61%) Liferay
Applications
1 3 (4.84%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.68%) Internet
2 5 (8.06%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.06%) MySQL
1 5 (8.06%) Informix
1 5 (8.06%) RDBMS
1 5 (8.06%) Oracle Database
1 5 (8.06%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 26 (41.94%) Subversion
2 24 (38.71%) Maven
2 24 (38.71%) Ant
3 22 (35.48%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.61%) JUnit
General
1 11 (17.74%) Finance
2 4 (6.45%) Games
2 4 (6.45%) Banking
3 3 (4.84%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 45 (72.58%) Developer
2 35 (56.45%) Java Developer
3 25 (40.32%) Web Developer
4 21 (33.87%) Java Web Developer
5 10 (16.13%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 6 (9.68%) Architect
7 5 (8.06%) UNIX Developer
8 4 (6.45%) Front-End Developer
8 4 (6.45%) Project Manager
8 4 (6.45%) J2EE Developer
8 4 (6.45%) IT Project Manager
9 3 (4.84%) Network Engineer
9 3 (4.84%) Installations Engineer
9 3 (4.84%) Front-End Web Developer
10 2 (3.23%) Support Engineer
11 1 (1.61%) IT Support
11 1 (1.61%) Senior Front-End Developer
11 1 (1.61%) Cisco Engineer
11 1 (1.61%) Web Applications Developer
11 1 (1.61%) Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (69.35%) J2EE
2 40 (64.52%) HTML
2 40 (64.52%) XML
3 32 (51.61%) CSS
4 30 (48.39%) jQuery
5 27 (43.55%) Spring
6 23 (37.10%) XSLT
6 23 (37.10%) JSTL
7 17 (27.42%) REST
7 17 (27.42%) .NET
8 11 (17.74%) Servlets
9 10 (16.13%) Hibernate
10 9 (14.52%) Ajax
10 9 (14.52%) Web Services
10 9 (14.52%) CGI
11 7 (11.29%) SOAP
11 7 (11.29%) Struts
12 6 (9.68%) JDBC
12 6 (9.68%) JMX
12 6 (9.68%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.52%) Web 2.0
2 6 (9.68%) iPad
3 3 (4.84%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.23%) Digital Media
4 2 (3.23%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 32 (51.61%) UNIX
2 21 (33.87%) Linux
3 2 (3.23%) Windows XP
3 2 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (3.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (14.52%) Migration
1 9 (14.52%) Customer Engagement
2 6 (9.68%) Software Architecture
2 6 (9.68%) Capacity Planning
2 6 (9.68%) Load Testing
2 6 (9.68%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (9.68%) Content Management
2 6 (9.68%) E-Commerce
2 6 (9.68%) B2C
3 5 (8.06%) Network Design
4 3 (4.84%) OOD
4 3 (4.84%) Web Accessibility
4 3 (4.84%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (3.23%) OO
5 2 (3.23%) MVC
5 2 (3.23%) TDD
6 1 (1.61%) Web Development
6 1 (1.61%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 43 (69.35%) Java
1 43 (69.35%) JavaScript
2 9 (14.52%) PHP
2 9 (14.52%) Shell Script
3 5 (8.06%) C
3 5 (8.06%) Perl
4 1 (1.61%) SQL
4 1 (1.61%) VB
4 1 (1.61%) VB6
Qualifications
1 7 (11.29%) SC Cleared
1 7 (11.29%) Security Cleared
2 5 (8.06%) CCNA
2 5 (8.06%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (8.06%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 3 (4.84%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.90%) QA
2 3 (4.84%) JSP 440
Systems Management
1 9 (14.52%) Control-M
Vendors
1 17 (27.42%) Oracle
1 17 (27.42%) Alterian
2 12 (19.35%) JBoss
3 6 (9.68%) ATG
3 6 (9.68%) Endeca
4 5 (8.06%) McAfee
4 5 (8.06%) Sybase
4 5 (8.06%) Cisco
4 5 (8.06%) HP
5 4 (6.45%) BMC
6 3 (4.84%) Facebook
7 2 (3.23%) Riverbed
7 2 (3.23%) Blue Coat
8 1 (1.61%) Sage