The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 24 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)
UK / Scotland
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 100 144 106
Rank change year-on-year +44 -38  
Contract jobs citing JSP 12 13 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.56% 0.44% 1.02%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.87% 1.98% 4.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 21
Median daily rate £400 £340 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.64% +0.74%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £333 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £378 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £373
% change year-on-year -5.88% +14.09%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £30.00
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 Scotland with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 642 656 644
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 29.94% 22.37% 21.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 403 382 302
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £267 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £426 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 12
Median hourly rate £43.39 £36.75 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.06% -8.12%  
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 Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland 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 Scotland

JSP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JSP in Scotland

JSP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JSP in Scotland over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JSP in Scotland

JSP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for JSP in Scotland

JSP
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JSP within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 June 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
Edinburgh +20 7 £425 +25.00% 4
Glasgow -1 5 £388 +6.16%
JSP
UK

For the 6 months to 24 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 Scotland region with a requirement for JSP.

1 21 (95.45%) Java
2 14 (63.64%) CSS
3 13 (59.09%) XML
4 12 (54.55%) HTML
4 12 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 11 (50.00%) SQL
6 10 (45.45%) Oracle
7 9 (40.91%) Tomcat
7 9 (40.91%) Web Development
8 8 (36.36%) Content Management
8 8 (36.36%) Spring
8 8 (36.36%) Servlets
8 8 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (31.82%) Eclipse
9 7 (31.82%) jQuery
9 7 (31.82%) Jenkins
10 6 (27.27%) Oracle Database
10 6 (27.27%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 6 (27.27%) JIRA
10 6 (27.27%) WebLogic
10 6 (27.27%) Ant
10 6 (27.27%) J2EE
10 6 (27.27%) Scrum
10 6 (27.27%) Adobe
11 5 (22.73%) Hibernate
11 5 (22.73%) WebSphere
11 5 (22.73%) HTML5
11 5 (22.73%) Subversion
11 5 (22.73%) CSS3

JSP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 (40.91%) Tomcat
2 6 (27.27%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 6 (27.27%) WebLogic
3 5 (22.73%) WebSphere
4 4 (18.18%) GlassFish
4 4 (18.18%) JBoss
5 3 (13.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (9.09%) CMS
6 2 (9.09%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (9.09%) WebSphere Portal
Business Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Pega PRPC
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Sauce Labs
2 1 (4.55%) BrowserStack
2 1 (4.55%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) HTTP
1 1 (4.55%) Internet
1 1 (4.55%) LDAP
1 1 (4.55%) SMS
1 1 (4.55%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (27.27%) Oracle Database
2 4 (18.18%) RDBMS
2 4 (18.18%) Relational Database
3 3 (13.64%) DB2
3 3 (13.64%) MySQL
3 3 (13.64%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (13.64%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (4.55%) KDB
4 1 (4.55%) Kdb+
4 1 (4.55%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 7 (31.82%) Eclipse
1 7 (31.82%) Jenkins
2 6 (27.27%) Ant
2 6 (27.27%) JIRA
3 5 (22.73%) Subversion
4 4 (18.18%) Maven
4 4 (18.18%) Oracle APEX
5 3 (13.64%) Cucumber
5 3 (13.64%) Selenium
6 2 (9.09%) Appium
7 1 (4.55%) Artifactory
7 1 (4.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (4.55%) ClearCase
7 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
7 1 (4.55%) Hudson
7 1 (4.55%) IBM UrbanCode
7 1 (4.55%) NetBeans
7 1 (4.55%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (4.55%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (13.64%) Banking
2 1 (4.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (63.64%) Developer
2 8 (36.36%) Java Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Applications Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Lead Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Scrum Master
4 2 (9.09%) Systems Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Designer
5 1 (4.55%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Digital Transformation
5 1 (4.55%) J2EE Architect
5 1 (4.55%) J2EE Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Java Web Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (4.55%) JSP Developer
5 1 (4.55%) MySQL Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Pega Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Designer
5 1 (4.55%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (63.64%) CSS
2 13 (59.09%) XML
3 12 (54.55%) HTML
4 8 (36.36%) Servlets
4 8 (36.36%) Spring
5 7 (31.82%) jQuery
6 6 (27.27%) J2EE
7 5 (22.73%) CSS3
7 5 (22.73%) Hibernate
7 5 (22.73%) HTML5
8 4 (18.18%) SOAP
9 3 (13.64%) EJB
9 3 (13.64%) Java EE
9 3 (13.64%) JDBC
10 2 (9.09%) Apache Felix
10 2 (9.09%) Apache Sling
10 2 (9.09%) JRuby
10 2 (9.09%) JSTL
10 2 (9.09%) REST
10 2 (9.09%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (18.18%) Client/Server
2 4 (18.18%) Mobile App
3 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (4.55%) Fintech
4 1 (4.55%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (4.55%) User Experience
4 1 (4.55%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Unix
2 2 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (40.91%) Web Development
3 8 (36.36%) Content Management
4 6 (27.27%) Scrum
5 4 (18.18%) MVC
6 3 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (13.64%) OO
6 3 (13.64%) Refactoring
6 3 (13.64%) SDLC
6 3 (13.64%) SOA
6 3 (13.64%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (13.64%) Waterfall
7 2 (9.09%) Configuration Management
7 2 (9.09%) Mentoring
7 2 (9.09%) People Management
7 2 (9.09%) Performance Testing
7 2 (9.09%) Software Engineering
7 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (9.09%) TDD
8 1 (4.55%) Benchmarking
Programming Languages
1 21 (95.45%) Java
2 11 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 11 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (13.64%) PL/SQL
4 2 (9.09%) Groovy
4 2 (9.09%) Jython
5 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
5 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
5 1 (4.55%) Python
5 1 (4.55%) Ruby
5 1 (4.55%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Degree
2 2 (9.09%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) Disclosure Scotland
1 3 (13.64%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) CA Service Virtualization
2 1 (4.55%) Ansible
2 1 (4.55%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 1 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (4.55%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) Oracle
2 6 (27.27%) Adobe
3 4 (18.18%) Alterian
3 4 (18.18%) Sybase
4 3 (13.64%) Pega
5 2 (9.09%) CA