The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 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 26 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
JavaServer Pages (JSP)
North West / Merseyside
Rank 38 27 -
Rank change year-on-year -11 -  
Contract jobs citing JSP 1 13 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 0.31% 3.85% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.09% 13.83% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 12 0
Median daily rate £425 £325 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.76% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
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 Merseyside with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Merseyside
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 92 94 48
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 28.66% 27.81% 13.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 79 24
Median daily rate £350 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £450 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

JSP
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Merseyside 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 Merseyside

JSP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JSP in Merseyside

JSP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for JSP in Merseyside

JSP
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JSP within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool -9 1 £425 +30.76%
JSP
North West

JSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 26 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for JSP.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (50.00%) JDeveloper
2 1 (50.00%) WebLogic Portal
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) JDBC
2 1 (50.00%) Servlets
2 1 (50.00%) Struts
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle ADF
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere Portal
2 1 (50.00%) WebCenter
2 1 (50.00%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills

JSP
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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 1 (50.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (50.00%) WebLogic Portal
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere Portal
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) JDeveloper
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Portal Developer
2 1 (50.00%) WebCenter Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) JDBC
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle ADF
2 1 (50.00%) Servlets
2 1 (50.00%) Struts
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle