The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 April 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)
England / North West
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 112 125 148
Rank change year-on-year +13 +23  
Contract jobs citing JSP 21 41 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.75% 1.02% 0.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.35% 3.99% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 29 9
Median daily rate £420 £388 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.38% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £366 £325 £346
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £400 £375
% change year-on-year -3.12% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £44.50 £40.60
% change year-on-year - +9.60%  

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

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
North West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 894 1027 890
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 31.94% 25.50% 22.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 601 703 562
Median daily rate £375 £388 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.22% +6.89%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 36 20
Median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -11.76%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £18.80 £16.16
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £52.50 £46.09
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +21.42% -5.40%  

JSP
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West 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 North West

JSP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JSP in the North West

JSP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JSP in the North West over the 3 months to 28 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JSP in the North West

JSP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for JSP in the North West

JSP
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JSP within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 April 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
Manchester +13 10 £413 +10.00% 3
Cheshire +23 7 £475 +18.75%
Merseyside -10 3 £375 -
Lancashire +8 1 - -
JSP
England

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 North West region with a requirement for JSP.

1 27 (84.38%) Java
2 20 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (50.00%) J2EE
3 16 (50.00%) Struts
4 13 (40.63%) Servlets
4 13 (40.63%) jQuery
5 12 (37.50%) JavaScript
6 11 (34.38%) HTML
6 11 (34.38%) EJB
7 10 (31.25%) Spring
7 10 (31.25%) Finance
7 10 (31.25%) Ajax
8 9 (28.13%) WebSphere
8 9 (28.13%) CSS
8 9 (28.13%) XML
9 8 (25.00%) SOAP
9 8 (25.00%) SQL
9 8 (25.00%) Oracle
9 8 (25.00%) JIRA
9 8 (25.00%) Scrum
9 8 (25.00%) Banking
9 8 (25.00%) AngularJS
10 7 (21.88%) Web Services
11 6 (18.75%) DB2
11 6 (18.75%) Tomcat
11 6 (18.75%) Data Protection
11 6 (18.75%) Git (software)
12 5 (15.63%) JSON
12 5 (15.63%) RESTful
12 5 (15.63%) HTML5

JSP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 9 (28.13%) WebSphere
2 6 (18.75%) Tomcat
3 5 (15.63%) WebLogic
4 4 (12.50%) Apache
4 4 (12.50%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (6.25%) JBoss
5 2 (6.25%) SharePoint
5 2 (6.25%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (3.13%) Commerce Server
6 1 (3.13%) GlassFish
6 1 (3.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (3.13%) WebLogic Integration
6 1 (3.13%) WebSphere Portal
6 1 (3.13%) WebSphere Process Server
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) LDAP
2 1 (3.13%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.75%) DB2
2 5 (15.63%) MongoDB
3 3 (9.38%) SQL Server
3 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (6.25%) Jackrabbit
4 2 (6.25%) MySQL
5 1 (3.13%) NoSQL
5 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database
5 1 (3.13%) RDBMS
5 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (25.00%) JIRA
2 6 (18.75%) Git (software)
3 5 (15.63%) Gradle
4 4 (12.50%) IntelliJ
5 1 (3.13%) Apache Ivy
5 1 (3.13%) ClearCase
5 1 (3.13%) JDeveloper
5 1 (3.13%) Jenkins
5 1 (3.13%) Subversion
General
1 10 (31.25%) Finance
2 8 (25.00%) Banking
3 2 (6.25%) Front Office
4 1 (3.13%) Prime Brokerage
4 1 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (81.25%) Developer
2 21 (65.63%) Java Developer
3 6 (18.75%) JSP Developer
4 3 (9.38%) Senior Developer
4 3 (9.38%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Applications Support
5 2 (6.25%) Architect
5 2 (6.25%) AWS Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (6.25%) Lead Architect
5 2 (6.25%) Pega Architect
5 2 (6.25%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Systems Architect
5 2 (6.25%) UI Developer
5 2 (6.25%) WebSphere Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Angular Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Finance Systems Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Financial Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) WebCenter Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (50.00%) J2EE
1 16 (50.00%) Struts
2 13 (40.63%) jQuery
2 13 (40.63%) Servlets
3 11 (34.38%) EJB
3 11 (34.38%) HTML
4 10 (31.25%) Ajax
4 10 (31.25%) Spring
5 9 (28.13%) CSS
5 9 (28.13%) XML
6 8 (25.00%) AngularJS
6 8 (25.00%) SOAP
7 7 (21.88%) Web Services
8 5 (15.63%) Hibernate
8 5 (15.63%) HTML5
8 5 (15.63%) JMS
8 5 (15.63%) JSON
8 5 (15.63%) RESTful
9 4 (12.50%) CSS3
9 4 (12.50%) Struts2
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.50%) Client/Server
3 2 (6.25%) iPad
3 2 (6.25%) Mainframe
3 2 (6.25%) Web 2.0
4 1 (3.13%) Clustering
4 1 (3.13%) DataPower
4 1 (3.13%) Derivative
4 1 (3.13%) IVR
4 1 (3.13%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.13%) PMI
4 1 (3.13%) VUI
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.38%) Windows
1 3 (9.38%) Windows Server
1 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (6.25%) HPUX
2 2 (6.25%) Linux
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (25.00%) Scrum
3 6 (18.75%) Data Protection
4 5 (15.63%) E-Commerce
4 5 (15.63%) Waterfall
5 3 (9.38%) High Availability
5 3 (9.38%) ITIL
5 3 (9.38%) ITIL V3
5 3 (9.38%) ITSM
5 3 (9.38%) Release Management
5 3 (9.38%) SDLC
5 3 (9.38%) Service Management
5 3 (9.38%) Unit Testing
6 2 (6.25%) BDD
6 2 (6.25%) Data Mapping
6 2 (6.25%) Low Latency
6 2 (6.25%) Microservices
6 2 (6.25%) Performance Analysis
6 2 (6.25%) TDD
6 2 (6.25%) UML
Programming Languages
1 27 (84.38%) Java
2 12 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 8 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (3.13%) C
4 1 (3.13%) Groovy
4 1 (3.13%) Perl
4 1 (3.13%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.13%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) OCMJD
1 1 (3.13%) OCPJP
1 1 (3.13%) OCPJWCD
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle Certification
1 1 (3.13%) PMI Certification
1 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
1 1 (3.13%) Sun Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 8 (25.00%) Oracle
2 2 (6.25%) HP
2 2 (6.25%) IBM
2 2 (6.25%) Pega
3 1 (3.13%) Avaya
3 1 (3.13%) Chordiant
3 1 (3.13%) Google
3 1 (3.13%) Kony
3 1 (3.13%) Sun
3 1 (3.13%) Sybase
3 1 (3.13%) Yahoo!
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