The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 28 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)
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 80 85 81
Rank change year-on-year +5 -4  
Contract jobs citing JSP 8 13 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.79% 0.90% 0.76%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.88% 2.47% 1.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 9
Median daily rate £445 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.66% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £441 £350 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £449 £431 £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £394 £375
% change year-on-year +1.58% +5.00%  
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 Leeds with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 425 526 456
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 41.91% 36.43% 38.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 313 391 291
Median daily rate £375 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £305 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 2
Median hourly rate £22.50 £9.00 £26.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +150.00% -66.35%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +6.57% +5.55%  

JSP
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds 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 Leeds

JSP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JSP in Leeds

JSP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for JSP in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 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 Leeds region with a requirement for JSP.

1 13 (100.00%) Java
1 13 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 12 (92.31%) J2EE
3 10 (76.92%) SQL
3 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (61.54%) Identity Management
4 8 (61.54%) WebSphere
4 8 (61.54%) Unit Testing
4 8 (61.54%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 8 (61.54%) Oracle Identity Management
4 8 (61.54%) JavaBeans
4 8 (61.54%) Finance
4 8 (61.54%) Law
4 8 (61.54%) Oracle
4 8 (61.54%) WebSphere Application Server
5 7 (53.85%) Struts
5 7 (53.85%) Waterfall
5 7 (53.85%) Data Centre
5 7 (53.85%) Rational Application Developer
6 5 (38.46%) XML
7 4 (30.77%) HTML
7 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
8 3 (23.08%) JIRA
8 3 (23.08%) Apache Axis
8 3 (23.08%) Confluence
8 3 (23.08%) RESTful
8 3 (23.08%) Eclipse
8 3 (23.08%) WSDL
8 3 (23.08%) Unix
8 3 (23.08%) Linux

JSP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 (61.54%) WebSphere
1 8 (61.54%) WebSphere Application Server
2 3 (23.08%) Apache
2 3 (23.08%) Confluence
3 2 (15.38%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (7.69%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (7.69%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.69%) GitHub
Development Applications
1 7 (53.85%) Rational Application Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Eclipse
2 3 (23.08%) JIRA
3 2 (15.38%) Jenkins
4 1 (7.69%) Ant
4 1 (7.69%) JMeter
4 1 (7.69%) Maven
General
1 8 (61.54%) Finance
1 8 (61.54%) Law
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Developer
2 7 (53.85%) Oracle Developer
3 2 (15.38%) JavaScript Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Principal Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Principal Software Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) J2EE Developer
4 1 (7.69%) J2EE Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Java Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Java Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Java J2EE Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (7.69%) JSP Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (92.31%) J2EE
2 8 (61.54%) JavaBeans
3 7 (53.85%) Struts
4 5 (38.46%) XML
5 4 (30.77%) HTML
6 3 (23.08%) Apache Axis
6 3 (23.08%) CSS
6 3 (23.08%) RESTful
6 3 (23.08%) SOAP
6 3 (23.08%) Web Services
6 3 (23.08%) WSDL
6 3 (23.08%) XHTML
7 2 (15.38%) jQuery
7 2 (15.38%) Sass
7 2 (15.38%) Spring
7 2 (15.38%) XSL
8 1 (7.69%) CSS3
8 1 (7.69%) Hibernate
8 1 (7.69%) HTML5
8 1 (7.69%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Linux
1 3 (23.08%) Unix
2 2 (15.38%) Windows
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (61.54%) Identity Management
2 8 (61.54%) Unit Testing
3 7 (53.85%) Waterfall
4 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
5 3 (23.08%) DevOps
6 1 (7.69%) Automated Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
6 1 (7.69%) Front End Development
6 1 (7.69%) MVC
6 1 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (7.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) Java
1 13 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 10 (76.92%) SQL
3 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
Systems Management
1 8 (61.54%) Oracle Identity Management
1 8 (61.54%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Oracle
2 2 (15.38%) Adobe
3 1 (7.69%) Google
3 1 (7.69%) hybris