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 29 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)
UK / Scotland
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 96 122 93
Rank change year-on-year +26 -29  
Contract jobs citing JSP 10 12 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.57% 0.46% 1.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.92% 2.10% 5.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 20
Median daily rate £393 £425 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.64% +4.93%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £367 £330 £336
10% offered a daily rate of more than £419 £480 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.66%  
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 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 521 572 591
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 29.62% 22.07% 20.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 348 333 353
Median daily rate £370 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.71% -6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £460 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 3 11
Median hourly rate £52.17 £18.75 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +178.24% -58.33%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +7.89% +5.55%  

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 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 29 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
Glasgow +2 4 £425 +13.33% 1
Edinburgh +17 3 £360 -17.71% 5
JSP
UK

For the 6 months to 29 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 Scotland region with a requirement for JSP.

1 21 (95.45%) Java
2 18 (81.82%) HTML
3 17 (77.27%) CSS
3 17 (77.27%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (63.64%) Oracle
5 12 (54.55%) HTML5
5 12 (54.55%) CSS3
6 10 (45.45%) JBoss
6 10 (45.45%) Scrum
7 9 (40.91%) J2EE
7 9 (40.91%) JavaScript
8 8 (36.36%) MySQL
8 8 (36.36%) jQuery
8 8 (36.36%) AngularJS
8 8 (36.36%) Mobile App
9 7 (31.82%) Jenkins
9 7 (31.82%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (31.82%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 7 (31.82%) RESTful
9 7 (31.82%) Content Management
9 7 (31.82%) Adobe
10 6 (27.27%) Eclipse
10 6 (27.27%) Finance
10 6 (27.27%) SQL
10 6 (27.27%) XML
10 6 (27.27%) Subversion
10 6 (27.27%) Maven
10 6 (27.27%) Web Development
10 6 (27.27%) Java EE
10 6 (27.27%) JIRA

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 10 (45.45%) JBoss
2 7 (31.82%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 4 (18.18%) WebLogic
4 3 (13.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 3 (13.64%) Tomcat
5 2 (9.09%) CMS
5 2 (9.09%) GlassFish
5 2 (9.09%) WebLogic Portal
5 2 (9.09%) WebSphere
6 1 (4.55%) Apache
6 1 (4.55%) Confluence
6 1 (4.55%) iPlanet
6 1 (4.55%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) HTTP
2 1 (4.55%) BIG-IP
2 1 (4.55%) Firewall
2 1 (4.55%) LDAP
2 1 (4.55%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (36.36%) MySQL
2 5 (22.73%) Oracle Database
3 3 (13.64%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (9.09%) DB2
4 2 (9.09%) RDBMS
4 2 (9.09%) Relational Database
4 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
5 1 (4.55%) MarkLogic
5 1 (4.55%) NoSQL
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 7 (31.82%) Jenkins
2 6 (27.27%) Eclipse
2 6 (27.27%) JIRA
2 6 (27.27%) Maven
2 6 (27.27%) Subversion
3 5 (22.73%) Ant
4 3 (13.64%) Git (software)
5 2 (9.09%) Artifactory
5 2 (9.09%) Cucumber
5 2 (9.09%) Log4j
5 2 (9.09%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (9.09%) Selenium
6 1 (4.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (4.55%) ClearCase
6 1 (4.55%) Gradle
6 1 (4.55%) Hudson
6 1 (4.55%) JBehave
6 1 (4.55%) NetBeans
6 1 (4.55%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (4.55%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (27.27%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) Banking
3 2 (9.09%) Back Office
4 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (77.27%) Developer
2 9 (40.91%) Java Developer
3 5 (22.73%) J2EE Developer
3 5 (22.73%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Applications Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Consultant
4 3 (13.64%) Java Mobile Developer
4 3 (13.64%) JSP Developer
4 3 (13.64%) MySQL Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Oracle Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Designer
6 1 (4.55%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) HTML Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Designer
6 1 (4.55%) Solutions Designer
6 1 (4.55%) Storage Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) UI Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Virtualisation Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (81.82%) HTML
2 17 (77.27%) CSS
3 12 (54.55%) CSS3
3 12 (54.55%) HTML5
4 9 (40.91%) J2EE
5 8 (36.36%) AngularJS
5 8 (36.36%) jQuery
6 7 (31.82%) RESTful
7 6 (27.27%) Java EE
7 6 (27.27%) React
7 6 (27.27%) XML
8 5 (22.73%) Web Services
9 4 (18.18%) Servlets
9 4 (18.18%) SOAP
10 3 (13.64%) Backbone.js
10 3 (13.64%) Hibernate
10 3 (13.64%) REST
11 2 (9.09%) Apache Felix
11 2 (9.09%) Apache Sling
11 2 (9.09%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) Mobile App
2 7 (31.82%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (22.73%) Client/Server
4 4 (18.18%) Computer Science
5 3 (13.64%) Fintech
6 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (4.55%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (18.18%) Linux
2 3 (13.64%) Unix
3 2 (9.09%) Windows
4 1 (4.55%) AIX
4 1 (4.55%) Solaris
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (77.27%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (45.45%) Scrum
3 7 (31.82%) Content Management
4 6 (27.27%) Web Development
5 3 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (13.64%) SDLC
5 3 (13.64%) SOA
5 3 (13.64%) Translating Business Requirements
5 3 (13.64%) Waterfall
6 2 (9.09%) Configuration Management
6 2 (9.09%) MVC
6 2 (9.09%) OO
6 2 (9.09%) OOD
6 2 (9.09%) Open Source
6 2 (9.09%) People Management
6 2 (9.09%) Performance Testing
6 2 (9.09%) TDD
6 2 (9.09%) User Stories
7 1 (4.55%) Automated Testing
7 1 (4.55%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 21 (95.45%) Java
2 9 (40.91%) JavaScript
3 6 (27.27%) SQL
4 2 (9.09%) Groovy
4 2 (9.09%) Jython
4 2 (9.09%) Python
5 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
5 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL
5 1 (4.55%) Ruby
5 1 (4.55%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) ISO 9001
2 1 (4.55%) JSP 440
2 1 (4.55%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) Ansible
2 1 (4.55%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (4.55%) Puppet
2 1 (4.55%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 14 (63.64%) Oracle
2 7 (31.82%) Adobe
3 5 (22.73%) Alterian
4 2 (9.09%) IBM
4 2 (9.09%) Misys
5 1 (4.55%) BEA
5 1 (4.55%) Cisco
5 1 (4.55%) F5
5 1 (4.55%) Red Hat
5 1 (4.55%) Sun
5 1 (4.55%) VMware
5 1 (4.55%) Xamarin
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 13 hours ago