The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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)
Scotland / Glasgow
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 63 58
Rank change year-on-year +4 -5  
Contract jobs citing JSP 5 8 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.76% 1.13% 1.48%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.87% 3.52% 5.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 10
Median daily rate £388 £365 £303
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.16% +20.56%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £333 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £385 £360
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 Glasgow with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Glasgow
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 268 227 219
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 40.48% 31.93% 24.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 153 90
Median daily rate £375 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £275 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £413 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £14.49 - £65.00
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 Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow 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 Glasgow

JSP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JSP in Glasgow

JSP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for JSP in Glasgow

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 Glasgow region with a requirement for JSP.

1 9 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (77.78%) CSS
2 7 (77.78%) XML
3 6 (66.67%) Spring
3 6 (66.67%) Web Development
4 5 (55.56%) SQL
5 4 (44.44%) Oracle
5 4 (44.44%) Sybase
5 4 (44.44%) Tomcat
5 4 (44.44%) RDBMS
5 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (44.44%) Oracle Database
5 4 (44.44%) Relational Database
6 3 (33.33%) Waterfall
6 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 3 (33.33%) Java EE
6 3 (33.33%) Refactoring
6 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (33.33%) SOA
6 3 (33.33%) Hibernate
6 3 (33.33%) Scrum
6 3 (33.33%) SOAP
6 3 (33.33%) Unix
6 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 3 (33.33%) SDLC
7 2 (22.22%) MySQL
7 2 (22.22%) Servlets
7 2 (22.22%) Linux
7 2 (22.22%) Web Services

JSP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 4 (44.44%) Tomcat
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (22.22%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (22.22%) CMS
3 2 (22.22%) GlassFish
4 1 (11.11%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle Database
1 4 (44.44%) RDBMS
1 4 (44.44%) Relational Database
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (22.22%) MySQL
4 1 (11.11%) KDB
4 1 (11.11%) Kdb+
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (11.11%) Eclipse
2 1 (11.11%) NetBeans
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Developer
2 5 (55.56%) Java Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Designer
3 1 (11.11%) Java Web Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Designer
3 1 (11.11%) Solutions Designer
3 1 (11.11%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) CSS
1 7 (77.78%) XML
2 6 (66.67%) Spring
3 3 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 3 (33.33%) Java EE
3 3 (33.33%) SOAP
4 2 (22.22%) Apache Felix
4 2 (22.22%) Apache Sling
4 2 (22.22%) HTML
4 2 (22.22%) JRuby
4 2 (22.22%) JSTL
4 2 (22.22%) REST
4 2 (22.22%) Servlets
4 2 (22.22%) Web Services
5 1 (11.11%) JMS
5 1 (11.11%) jQuery
5 1 (11.11%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Unix
2 2 (22.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Web Development
2 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (33.33%) Refactoring
3 3 (33.33%) Scrum
3 3 (33.33%) SDLC
3 3 (33.33%) SOA
3 3 (33.33%) Waterfall
4 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
4 2 (22.22%) Content Management
4 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
4 2 (22.22%) MVC
4 2 (22.22%) People Management
4 2 (22.22%) Performance Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (11.11%) Benchmarking
5 1 (11.11%) OO
5 1 (11.11%) OOD
5 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
5 1 (11.11%) UML
5 1 (11.11%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (55.56%) SQL
3 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (22.22%) Groovy
4 2 (22.22%) Jython
5 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
5 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle
1 4 (44.44%) Sybase
2 2 (22.22%) Adobe