The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for JSP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited JSP over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

JavaServer Pages (JSP)
London / City of London
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 134 138 157
Rank change year-on-year +4 +19  
Contract jobs citing JSP 17 25 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.55% 0.73% 0.76%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.57% 2.25% 2.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 19 33
Median daily rate £588 £475 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.68% -9.52%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £395 £332
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £46.50

JSP is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 1086 1111 1549
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 35.01% 32.64% 30.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 899 942 1239
Median daily rate £475 £473 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.52% +11.17%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £325 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 7
Median hourly rate £35.00 £55.00 £27.37
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.36% +100.94%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +7.89% +5.55%  

JSP
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing JSP as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for JSP in the City of London

JSP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing JSP in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for JSP in the City of London

JSP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JSP in the City of London over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JSP in the City of London

JSP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing JSP in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for JSP in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, 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 City of London region with a requirement for JSP.

1 37 (100.00%) Java
2 27 (72.97%) J2EE
3 26 (70.27%) Spring
4 23 (62.16%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (59.46%) TDD
5 22 (59.46%) Hibernate
6 21 (56.76%) JavaScript
6 21 (56.76%) HTML
7 20 (54.05%) Finance
8 19 (51.35%) JSON
8 19 (51.35%) Web Services
8 19 (51.35%) XML
9 18 (48.65%) SQL
10 17 (45.95%) CSS
10 17 (45.95%) Jenkins
11 16 (43.24%) Banking
11 16 (43.24%) MVC
12 15 (40.54%) REST
13 14 (37.84%) Continuous Integration
13 14 (37.84%) JPA
13 14 (37.84%) Servlets
13 14 (37.84%) Oracle
13 14 (37.84%) JUnit
14 13 (35.14%) Maven
15 12 (32.43%) Multithreading
16 11 (29.73%) Spring Boot
17 10 (27.03%) Ajax
17 10 (27.03%) Java EE
17 10 (27.03%) SOAP
17 10 (27.03%) JMS

JSP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 8 (21.62%) WebLogic
2 7 (18.92%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 7 (18.92%) Tomcat
3 6 (16.22%) Mule
4 3 (8.11%) Apache Spark
4 3 (8.11%) JBoss
4 3 (8.11%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.70%) Apache
5 1 (2.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (2.70%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (2.70%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 2 (5.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.41%) SNMP
2 1 (2.70%) Firewall
2 1 (2.70%) Internet
2 1 (2.70%) Kerberos
2 1 (2.70%) LDAP
2 1 (2.70%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.11%) DB2
1 3 (8.11%) Hadoop
1 3 (8.11%) Jackrabbit
2 2 (5.41%) MySQL
3 1 (2.70%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (2.70%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (2.70%) Endeca
3 1 (2.70%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Navigator
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 17 (45.95%) Jenkins
2 14 (37.84%) JUnit
3 13 (35.14%) Maven
4 10 (27.03%) Mockito
5 9 (24.32%) JIRA
6 8 (21.62%) Build Forge
6 8 (21.62%) CruiseControl
6 8 (21.62%) Hudson
6 8 (21.62%) Selenium
7 6 (16.22%) Cucumber
7 6 (16.22%) EasyMock
7 6 (16.22%) Subversion
8 5 (13.51%) Git (software)
9 3 (8.11%) Ant
10 2 (5.41%) Eclipse
10 2 (5.41%) NetBeans
10 2 (5.41%) SoapUI
11 1 (2.70%) Mocha
11 1 (2.70%) Rational Application Developer
11 1 (2.70%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 20 (54.05%) Finance
2 16 (43.24%) Banking
3 9 (24.32%) Investment Banking
4 4 (10.81%) Front Office
5 1 (2.70%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 33 (89.19%) Developer
2 24 (64.86%) Java Developer
3 11 (29.73%) Senior Developer
3 11 (29.73%) Senior Java Developer
4 5 (13.51%) Core Java Developer
5 3 (8.11%) .NET Developer
5 3 (8.11%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (8.11%) C# Developer
5 3 (8.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 3 (8.11%) Senior .NET Developer
5 3 (8.11%) Senior C# .NET Developer
5 3 (8.11%) Senior C# Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Angular Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Front Office Developer
6 2 (5.41%) J2EE Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Low Latency Java Developer
7 1 (2.70%) Access Control Consultant
7 1 (2.70%) Agile Developer
7 1 (2.70%) Commodities Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (72.97%) J2EE
2 26 (70.27%) Spring
3 22 (59.46%) Hibernate
4 21 (56.76%) HTML
5 19 (51.35%) JSON
5 19 (51.35%) Web Services
5 19 (51.35%) XML
6 17 (45.95%) CSS
7 15 (40.54%) REST
8 14 (37.84%) JPA
8 14 (37.84%) Servlets
9 11 (29.73%) Spring Boot
10 10 (27.03%) Ajax
10 10 (27.03%) Java EE
10 10 (27.03%) JMS
10 10 (27.03%) SOAP
11 9 (24.32%) JAXB
11 9 (24.32%) jQuery
12 8 (21.62%) AngularJS
12 8 (21.62%) TIBCO EMS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) Data Structures
1 6 (16.22%) Enterprise Software
1 6 (16.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 4 (10.81%) Computer Science
3 3 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (8.11%) Derivative
3 3 (8.11%) User Experience
4 1 (2.70%) Credit Risk
4 1 (2.70%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.70%) Fintech
4 1 (2.70%) Fixed Income
4 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.70%) Market Risk
4 1 (2.70%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.70%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 9 (24.32%) Unix
2 8 (21.62%) Linux
3 1 (2.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (62.16%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (59.46%) TDD
3 16 (43.24%) MVC
4 14 (37.84%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (32.43%) Multithreading
6 9 (24.32%) UML
6 9 (24.32%) Unit Testing
7 8 (21.62%) Dependency Injection
7 8 (21.62%) Inversion of Control
7 8 (21.62%) OO
8 7 (18.92%) BDD
8 7 (18.92%) Concurrent Programming
8 7 (18.92%) Front End Development
8 7 (18.92%) Microservices
9 5 (13.51%) Low Latency
10 4 (10.81%) Scrum
10 4 (10.81%) SDLC
10 4 (10.81%) SOA
11 3 (8.11%) SEO
11 3 (8.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 37 (100.00%) Java
2 21 (56.76%) JavaScript
3 18 (48.65%) SQL
4 9 (24.32%) Bash Shell
4 9 (24.32%) PL/SQL
5 8 (21.62%) Shell Script
6 7 (18.92%) C#
7 3 (8.11%) C
7 3 (8.11%) PowerShell
7 3 (8.11%) Python
7 3 (8.11%) VBA
8 1 (2.70%) BeanShell
8 1 (2.70%) Korn
8 1 (2.70%) Ruby
8 1 (2.70%) XPath
Qualifications
1 5 (13.51%) Degree
2 1 (2.70%) CISA
2 1 (2.70%) CISSP
2 1 (2.70%) CSSLP
2 1 (2.70%) MCSE
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.70%) OCA
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (2.70%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.70%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.70%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 14 (37.84%) Oracle
2 8 (21.62%) TIBCO
3 2 (5.41%) Canoo
3 2 (5.41%) Solace
4 1 (2.70%) Adobe
4 1 (2.70%) ATG
4 1 (2.70%) IBM
4 1 (2.70%) ION Trading
4 1 (2.70%) MuleSoft
4 1 (2.70%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (2.70%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.70%) StreamBase
4 1 (2.70%) Workday