The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South 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 27 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)
England / South West
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 132 132 120
Rank change year-on-year 0 -12  
Contract jobs citing JSP 5 9 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.18% 0.30% 0.75%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.68% 1.15% 2.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 9
Median daily rate £350 £341 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% -9.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £373
% change year-on-year -5.88% +14.09%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 11
Median hourly rate - - £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £44.50 £37.45
% change year-on-year - +18.82%  

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

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 730 785 795
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 26.73% 26.33% 25.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 446 542 553
Median daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £466 £488 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 20 38
Median hourly rate £47.50 £38.75 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.58% -0.64%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £20.39 £19.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.00 £55.00
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 the South West

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

JSP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JSP in the South West

JSP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for JSP in the South West

JSP
Contract Job Locations in the South 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 South West region over the 3 months to 27 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
Somerset -2 3 - - 3
Wiltshire 0 1 - - 1
Bristol -5 1 £350 -27.27% 4
JSP
England

For the 6 months to 27 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 South West region with a requirement for JSP.

1 42 (100.00%) Java
2 35 (83.33%) Spring
3 33 (78.57%) Struts
4 31 (73.81%) Hibernate
5 26 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
6 25 (59.52%) Servlets
6 25 (59.52%) SQL
7 23 (54.76%) HTML
8 22 (52.38%) CSS
9 21 (50.00%) JavaScript
9 21 (50.00%) Web Services
9 21 (50.00%) XML
10 20 (47.62%) SOAP
10 20 (47.62%) Oracle
10 20 (47.62%) ATG
11 19 (45.24%) Internet
11 19 (45.24%) E-Commerce
12 18 (42.86%) Apache
12 18 (42.86%) JSON
13 15 (35.71%) JBoss
14 13 (30.95%) XSLT
14 13 (30.95%) J2EE
14 13 (30.95%) WebLogic
15 12 (28.57%) JDBC
15 12 (28.57%) WebSphere Application Server
15 12 (28.57%) JMS
15 12 (28.57%) JMX
15 12 (28.57%) Content Management
15 12 (28.57%) CMS
15 12 (28.57%) B2B

JSP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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 18 (42.86%) Apache
2 15 (35.71%) JBoss
3 13 (30.95%) WebLogic
4 12 (28.57%) CMS
4 12 (28.57%) WebSphere
4 12 (28.57%) WebSphere Application Server
5 8 (19.05%) Tomcat
6 1 (2.38%) Liferay
Communications & Networking
1 19 (45.24%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (28.57%) Endeca
2 11 (26.19%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.76%) MySQL
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (26.19%) Eclipse
2 10 (23.81%) Maven
3 9 (21.43%) Ant
3 9 (21.43%) JUnit
4 8 (19.05%) Apache Buildr
4 8 (19.05%) Git (software)
4 8 (19.05%) Jenkins
4 8 (19.05%) jMock
4 8 (19.05%) Mercurial
4 8 (19.05%) Subversion
5 7 (16.67%) Gradle
5 7 (16.67%) IntelliJ
6 2 (4.76%) Rational DOORS
7 1 (2.38%) Artifactory
7 1 (2.38%) JIRA
7 1 (2.38%) Selenium
7 1 (2.38%) TeamCity
7 1 (2.38%) WATIR
7 1 (2.38%) WebDriver
7 1 (2.38%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 5 (11.90%) Finance
2 2 (4.76%) Banking
2 2 (4.76%) Manufacturing
2 2 (4.76%) Military
2 2 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (47.62%) Architect
2 17 (40.48%) Developer
3 15 (35.71%) Java Developer
4 7 (16.67%) Technical Architect
5 4 (9.52%) Java Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Software Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 2 (4.76%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
7 2 (4.76%) Java Software Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Senior Java Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Web Developer
8 1 (2.38%) Digital Architect
8 1 (2.38%) Digital Technical Architect
8 1 (2.38%) Java Architect
8 1 (2.38%) Salesforce Developer
8 1 (2.38%) Senior Architect
8 1 (2.38%) Senior Java Architect
8 1 (2.38%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (83.33%) Spring
2 33 (78.57%) Struts
3 31 (73.81%) Hibernate
4 25 (59.52%) Servlets
5 23 (54.76%) HTML
6 22 (52.38%) CSS
7 21 (50.00%) Web Services
7 21 (50.00%) XML
8 20 (47.62%) SOAP
9 18 (42.86%) JSON
10 13 (30.95%) J2EE
10 13 (30.95%) XSLT
11 12 (28.57%) JDBC
11 12 (28.57%) JMS
11 12 (28.57%) JMX
12 11 (26.19%) REST
13 10 (23.81%) RESTful
14 8 (19.05%) Ajax
14 8 (19.05%) EJB
14 8 (19.05%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (28.57%) iPad
1 12 (28.57%) Virtual Team
2 7 (16.67%) RIA
2 7 (16.67%) Web 2.0
3 2 (4.76%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.14%) Unix
2 1 (2.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (45.24%) E-Commerce
3 12 (28.57%) B2B
3 12 (28.57%) B2C
3 12 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
3 12 (28.57%) Content Management
3 12 (28.57%) High Availability
3 12 (28.57%) Load Testing
3 12 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
3 12 (28.57%) Software Architecture
4 11 (26.19%) Scrum
5 9 (21.43%) TDD
6 8 (19.05%) MVC
6 8 (19.05%) Pair Programming
6 8 (19.05%) Refactoring
6 8 (19.05%) Test Automation
6 8 (19.05%) Unit Testing
6 8 (19.05%) XML Parsing
7 7 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
8 6 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 42 (100.00%) Java
2 25 (59.52%) SQL
3 21 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.76%) Ada
4 2 (4.76%) C#
4 2 (4.76%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (28.57%) QA
System Software
1 7 (16.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (16.67%) Ansible
Vendors
1 20 (47.62%) ATG
1 20 (47.62%) Oracle
2 1 (2.38%) BEA
2 1 (2.38%) Salesforce.com