The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 25 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)
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 75 91 74
Rank change year-on-year +16 -17  
Contract jobs citing JSP 7 5 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.59% 0.38% 0.90%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.29% 1.60% 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 9
Median daily rate £425 £340 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% +0.74%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £340 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £340 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £370
% change year-on-year -5.88% +14.86%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £44.50 £37.23
% change year-on-year - +19.54%  

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 Edinburgh with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Edinburgh
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 306 312 247
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 25.71% 23.55% 17.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 195 172 136
Median daily rate £400 £373 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.38% +6.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £242
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 8
Median hourly rate £43.39 £42.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.09% +6.25%  
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 Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh

JSP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JSP in Edinburgh

JSP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JSP in Edinburgh over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JSP in Edinburgh

JSP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for JSP in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 25 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for JSP.

1 9 (90.00%) Java
2 7 (70.00%) HTML
3 6 (60.00%) SQL
3 6 (60.00%) J2EE
3 6 (60.00%) Oracle
3 6 (60.00%) Servlets
3 6 (60.00%) XML
4 5 (50.00%) WebLogic
4 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (50.00%) Tomcat
4 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (50.00%) WebSphere
5 4 (40.00%) JBoss
5 4 (40.00%) CSS
5 4 (40.00%) Jenkins
6 3 (30.00%) Disclosure Scotland
6 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (30.00%) Pega
6 3 (30.00%) Cucumber
6 3 (30.00%) Pega PRPC
6 3 (30.00%) JDBC
6 3 (30.00%) EJB
6 3 (30.00%) DB2
6 3 (30.00%) Ant
6 3 (30.00%) Eclipse
6 3 (30.00%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (30.00%) Web Development
6 3 (30.00%) Banking
6 3 (30.00%) JIRA
6 3 (30.00%) Selenium

JSP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 5 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 5 (50.00%) WebLogic
1 5 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 4 (40.00%) JBoss
3 2 (20.00%) GlassFish
3 2 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (20.00%) WebSphere Portal
4 1 (10.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
Business Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Pega PRPC
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Sauce Labs
2 1 (10.00%) BrowserStack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) HTTP
1 1 (10.00%) Internet
1 1 (10.00%) LDAP
1 1 (10.00%) SMS
1 1 (10.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) DB2
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (10.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (30.00%) Ant
2 3 (30.00%) Cucumber
2 3 (30.00%) Eclipse
2 3 (30.00%) JIRA
2 3 (30.00%) Selenium
3 2 (20.00%) Appium
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (20.00%) Subversion
4 1 (10.00%) Artifactory
4 1 (10.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (10.00%) ClearCase
4 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (10.00%) Hudson
4 1 (10.00%) IBM UrbanCode
4 1 (10.00%) Maven
4 1 (10.00%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (10.00%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (30.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Architect
2 3 (30.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Lead Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Scrum Master
3 2 (20.00%) Systems Architect
4 1 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Digital Transformation
4 1 (10.00%) J2EE Architect
4 1 (10.00%) J2EE Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (10.00%) JSP Developer
4 1 (10.00%) MySQL Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Pega Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) HTML
2 6 (60.00%) J2EE
2 6 (60.00%) Servlets
2 6 (60.00%) XML
3 4 (40.00%) CSS
4 3 (30.00%) EJB
4 3 (30.00%) JDBC
4 3 (30.00%) jQuery
5 2 (20.00%) CSS3
5 2 (20.00%) Hibernate
5 2 (20.00%) HTML5
5 2 (20.00%) Spring
5 2 (20.00%) Spring MVC
5 2 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
6 1 (10.00%) Backbone.js
6 1 (10.00%) React
6 1 (10.00%) RESTful
6 1 (10.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (10.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (10.00%) Fintech
2 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (10.00%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) Content Management
2 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (30.00%) Scrum
2 3 (30.00%) Technical Architecture
2 3 (30.00%) Web Development
3 2 (20.00%) MVC
3 2 (20.00%) OO
3 2 (20.00%) TDD
4 1 (10.00%) BDD
4 1 (10.00%) Coaching
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (10.00%) DevOps
4 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (10.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) Java
2 6 (60.00%) SQL
3 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (20.00%) PL/SQL
5 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
5 1 (10.00%) Python
5 1 (10.00%) Ruby
5 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
1 2 (20.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) CA Service Virtualization
2 1 (10.00%) Ansible
2 1 (10.00%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 1 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (10.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Oracle
2 3 (30.00%) Pega
3 2 (20.00%) CA
4 1 (10.00%) Adobe
4 1 (10.00%) Alterian