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 27 June 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
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 153 152 179
Rank change year-on-year -1 +27  
Contract jobs citing JSP 11 11 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.33% 0.32% 0.38%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.88% 0.93% 1.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 17
Median daily rate £456 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.38% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £341 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £713 £628 £635
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £373
% change year-on-year -5.88% +14.09%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £44.50 £37.45
% change year-on-year - +18.82%  

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 1252 1181 1708
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 37.89% 34.87% 29.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 1019 1014 1376
Median daily rate £500 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.00% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £325 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £575 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 11
Median hourly rate £24.36 £20.00 £24.23
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.80% -17.45%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £20.00 £15.64
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.86 £20.00 £187.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

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 27 June 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 27 June 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 25 (96.15%) Java
2 20 (76.92%) J2EE
3 18 (69.23%) Spring
3 18 (69.23%) XML
4 17 (65.38%) Servlets
4 17 (65.38%) HTML
5 16 (61.54%) JavaScript
5 16 (61.54%) SQL
6 15 (57.69%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (50.00%) Oracle
7 13 (50.00%) JUnit
8 11 (42.31%) CSS
8 11 (42.31%) Banking
8 11 (42.31%) Maven
8 11 (42.31%) Hibernate
8 11 (42.31%) Unit Testing
8 11 (42.31%) Jenkins
9 10 (38.46%) Finance
9 10 (38.46%) MVC
9 10 (38.46%) TDD
9 10 (38.46%) PL/SQL
9 10 (38.46%) EJB
10 9 (34.62%) Struts
10 9 (34.62%) Web Services
10 9 (34.62%) Investment Banking
10 9 (34.62%) Shell Script
10 9 (34.62%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (34.62%) Multithreading
10 9 (34.62%) JSON
10 9 (34.62%) Selenium

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 6 (23.08%) Mule
1 6 (23.08%) Tomcat
1 6 (23.08%) WebLogic
2 2 (7.69%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 2 (7.69%) JBoss
2 2 (7.69%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.85%) Apache
3 1 (3.85%) Apache TomEE
3 1 (3.85%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (3.85%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.85%) BrowserStack
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) SSL
2 1 (3.85%) Firewall
2 1 (3.85%) HTTP
2 1 (3.85%) Internet
2 1 (3.85%) LDAP
2 1 (3.85%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) DB2
1 2 (7.69%) MySQL
1 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) Jackrabbit
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 13 (50.00%) JUnit
2 11 (42.31%) Jenkins
2 11 (42.31%) Maven
3 9 (34.62%) Selenium
4 8 (30.77%) Cucumber
4 8 (30.77%) Mockito
5 7 (26.92%) JIRA
6 6 (23.08%) EasyMock
7 4 (15.38%) Subversion
8 3 (11.54%) Ant
8 3 (11.54%) Git (software)
9 2 (7.69%) Eclipse
10 1 (3.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (3.85%) ClearCase
10 1 (3.85%) Hudson
10 1 (3.85%) Mocha
10 1 (3.85%) NetBeans
10 1 (3.85%) Rational Application Developer
10 1 (3.85%) TeamCity
10 1 (3.85%) WebDriver
General
1 11 (42.31%) Banking
2 10 (38.46%) Finance
3 9 (34.62%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.85%) Advertising
4 1 (3.85%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.85%) Front Office
4 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (92.31%) Developer
2 19 (73.08%) Java Developer
3 6 (23.08%) Senior Developer
3 6 (23.08%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (11.54%) J2EE Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Agile Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Angular Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Business Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Lead Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Lead Java Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Salesforce Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Security Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Senior DevOps
5 1 (3.85%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (76.92%) J2EE
2 18 (69.23%) Spring
2 18 (69.23%) XML
3 17 (65.38%) HTML
3 17 (65.38%) Servlets
4 11 (42.31%) CSS
4 11 (42.31%) Hibernate
5 10 (38.46%) EJB
6 9 (34.62%) JSON
6 9 (34.62%) REST
6 9 (34.62%) Struts
6 9 (34.62%) Web Services
7 8 (30.77%) Java EE
7 8 (30.77%) JMS
7 8 (30.77%) SOAP
8 7 (26.92%) JAXB
9 6 (23.08%) ActiveMQ
9 6 (23.08%) JPA
9 6 (23.08%) Spring MVC
9 6 (23.08%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Data Structures
1 6 (23.08%) Enterprise Software
1 6 (23.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 4 (15.38%) Computer Science
3 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.69%) Fixed Income
4 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.85%) Fintech
4 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (30.77%) Unix
2 7 (26.92%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (57.69%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (42.31%) Unit Testing
3 10 (38.46%) MVC
3 10 (38.46%) TDD
4 9 (34.62%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (34.62%) Multithreading
5 8 (30.77%) Concurrent Programming
5 8 (30.77%) Scrum
5 8 (30.77%) UML
6 7 (26.92%) BDD
6 7 (26.92%) OO
7 6 (23.08%) Microservices
8 4 (15.38%) Data Modelling
8 4 (15.38%) Physical Data Model
8 4 (15.38%) SDLC
9 3 (11.54%) Software Architecture
9 3 (11.54%) Test Automation
10 2 (7.69%) Front End Development
10 2 (7.69%) Low Latency
10 2 (7.69%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 25 (96.15%) Java
2 16 (61.54%) JavaScript
2 16 (61.54%) SQL
3 10 (38.46%) PL/SQL
4 9 (34.62%) Shell Script
5 7 (26.92%) Bash Shell
6 2 (7.69%) Python
6 2 (7.69%) Ruby
7 1 (3.85%) C#
7 1 (3.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) CISA
1 1 (3.85%) CISSP
1 1 (3.85%) CSSLP
1 1 (3.85%) Degree
1 1 (3.85%) MCSE
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (3.85%) OCA
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle Certification
1 1 (3.85%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Ansible
1 1 (3.85%) CA Single Sign-On
1 1 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.85%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (7.69%) ION Trading
3 1 (3.85%) Adobe
3 1 (3.85%) Canoo
3 1 (3.85%) IBM
3 1 (3.85%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (3.85%) Solace
3 1 (3.85%) StreamBase
City, London
EPAM Systems
Rate: From £450 to £500 per day
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