Period
to 22 November 2017

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 6 months to 22 November 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
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 174 145 168
Rank change year-on-year -29 +23 -73
Contract jobs citing JSP 14 36 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.28% 0.83% 0.44%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.03% 3.02% 2.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 25 17
Scotland median daily rate £470 £363 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +29.66% +7.41% -10.00%
10th Percentile £400 £320 £284
90th Percentile £605 £490 £427
UK median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Scotland median hourly rate - - £40.38
UK median hourly rate £43.75 £45.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year -2.78% +9.76% +36.67%

JSP is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1356 1192 1238
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 26.87% 27.41% 20.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 839 715 664
Scotland median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% -
10th Percentile £273 £263 £269
90th Percentile £525 £475 £488
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 15 16
Scotland median hourly rate £27.00 £42.50 £40.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.47% +5.25% +1.58%
10th Percentile £18.75 £22.50 £25.00
90th Percentile £43.39 £52.00 £55.00
UK median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +8.70%

JSP
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing JSP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

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 6 months to 22 November 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 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -26 8 £425 +21.43% 3
Glasgow -24 2 £400 -
JSP
UK

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 14 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (78.57%) JavaScript
3 10 (71.43%) XML
4 8 (57.14%) HTML
4 8 (57.14%) Oracle
4 8 (57.14%) RDBMS
4 8 (57.14%) Relational Database
5 7 (50.00%) J2EE
5 7 (50.00%) Web Services
6 6 (42.86%) Tomcat
6 6 (42.86%) EJB
6 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (42.86%) TDD
6 6 (42.86%) Scrum
6 6 (42.86%) Jenkins
6 6 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (35.71%) Hibernate
7 5 (35.71%) WebSphere
7 5 (35.71%) Web Development
7 5 (35.71%) Spring
7 5 (35.71%) CSS
7 5 (35.71%) SQL
7 5 (35.71%) Servlets
8 4 (28.57%) SOAP
8 4 (28.57%) Struts
8 4 (28.57%) XSLT
8 4 (28.57%) JDBC
8 4 (28.57%) Oracle Database
9 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
9 3 (21.43%) Guidewire

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 6 (42.86%) Tomcat
2 5 (35.71%) WebSphere
3 3 (21.43%) Apache
3 3 (21.43%) JBoss
4 2 (14.29%) CMS
4 2 (14.29%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (14.29%) WebSphere Portal
5 1 (7.14%) GlassFish
5 1 (7.14%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) BlazeMeter
1 2 (14.29%) Sauce Labs
2 1 (7.14%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Internet
1 1 (7.14%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) RDBMS
1 8 (57.14%) Relational Database
2 4 (28.57%) Oracle Database
3 3 (21.43%) DB2
3 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (7.14%) MongoDB
4 1 (7.14%) NoSQL
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (42.86%) Jenkins
2 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
2 3 (21.43%) JDeveloper
2 3 (21.43%) JUnit
2 3 (21.43%) Log4j
2 3 (21.43%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
2 3 (21.43%) XMLSpy
3 2 (14.29%) Ant
3 2 (14.29%) Appium
3 2 (14.29%) Cucumber
3 2 (14.29%) JIRA
3 2 (14.29%) Selenium
4 1 (7.14%) Eclipse
4 1 (7.14%) Maven
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle APEX
General
1 3 (21.43%) Law
2 2 (14.29%) Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Finance
3 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) Developer
2 8 (57.14%) Java Developer
3 4 (28.57%) J2EE Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Architect
5 2 (14.29%) Scrum Master
6 1 (7.14%) Digital Transformation
6 1 (7.14%) Oracle Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Senior J2EE Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Senior Oracle Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Web Content Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (71.43%) XML
2 8 (57.14%) HTML
3 7 (50.00%) J2EE
3 7 (50.00%) Web Services
4 6 (42.86%) EJB
5 5 (35.71%) CSS
5 5 (35.71%) Hibernate
5 5 (35.71%) Servlets
5 5 (35.71%) Spring
6 4 (28.57%) JDBC
6 4 (28.57%) SOAP
6 4 (28.57%) Struts
6 4 (28.57%) XSLT
7 3 (21.43%) DHTML
7 3 (21.43%) JMS
7 3 (21.43%) jQuery
8 2 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (7.14%) Apache CXF
9 1 (7.14%) JAX-WS
9 1 (7.14%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
1 1 (7.14%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Android
2 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
2 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
1 6 (42.86%) Scrum
1 6 (42.86%) TDD
2 5 (35.71%) Web Development
3 3 (21.43%) Content Management
3 3 (21.43%) OOA/OOD
3 3 (21.43%) UML
4 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 2 (14.29%) Refactoring
5 1 (7.14%) BDD
5 1 (7.14%) Coaching
5 1 (7.14%) Content Development
5 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (7.14%) Data Integration
5 1 (7.14%) Open Source
5 1 (7.14%) Pair Programming
5 1 (7.14%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (78.57%) JavaScript
3 5 (35.71%) SQL
4 1 (7.14%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
1 1 (7.14%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) CA Service Virtualization
2 1 (7.14%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Oracle
2 3 (21.43%) Guidewire
3 2 (14.29%) CA
3 2 (14.29%) Perfecto Mobile
4 1 (7.14%) Google
4 1 (7.14%) OpenText
4 1 (7.14%) Sybase