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 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
JavaServer Pages (JSP)
England / South West
Rank 100 121 140
Rank change year-on-year +21 +19  
Contract jobs citing JSP 37 19 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.44% 0.65% 0.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.01% 2.67% 1.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 17 4
Median daily rate £325 £375 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.33% -1.63%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £47.00
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 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 738 711 770
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 28.67% 24.50% 24.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 493 472 503
Median daily rate £393 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.14% -6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 51 19
Median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.28%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £25.00 £32.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.25 £57.00 £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +6.57% +5.55%  

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 Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JSP in the South West over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JSP in the South West

JSP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 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
Dorset - 13 £325 - 1
Somerset +9 10 - -
Wiltshire -2 2 - - 1
Bristol -4 2 £494 +27.41%
Devon - 1 £438 -
JSP
England

JSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

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

1 47 (100.00%) Java
2 35 (74.47%) Spring
3 32 (68.09%) Struts
4 31 (65.96%) Hibernate
5 29 (61.70%) Agile Software Development
6 27 (57.45%) SQL
7 26 (55.32%) HTML
7 26 (55.32%) Servlets
8 24 (51.06%) CSS
8 24 (51.06%) XML
9 23 (48.94%) Oracle
9 23 (48.94%) JavaScript
10 21 (44.68%) Web Services
11 20 (42.55%) SOAP
11 20 (42.55%) ATG
12 19 (40.43%) Apache
13 17 (36.17%) E-Commerce
13 17 (36.17%) Internet
14 16 (34.04%) JSON
14 16 (34.04%) JMS
14 16 (34.04%) JBoss
14 16 (34.04%) WebLogic
14 16 (34.04%) J2EE
15 14 (29.79%) WebSphere
15 14 (29.79%) Scrum
16 13 (27.66%) REST
16 13 (27.66%) XSLT
17 12 (25.53%) JDBC
17 12 (25.53%) WebSphere Application Server
17 12 (25.53%) B2B

JSP
Top Related 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 19 (40.43%) Apache
2 16 (34.04%) JBoss
2 16 (34.04%) WebLogic
3 14 (29.79%) WebSphere
4 12 (25.53%) CMS
4 12 (25.53%) WebSphere Application Server
5 10 (21.28%) Tomcat
6 4 (8.51%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (4.26%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Fredhopper
1 1 (2.13%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 17 (36.17%) Internet
2 1 (2.13%) Firewall
2 1 (2.13%) LDAP
2 1 (2.13%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (25.53%) Endeca
1 12 (25.53%) Relational Database
2 3 (6.38%) DB2
3 2 (4.26%) MySQL
4 1 (2.13%) Informix
4 1 (2.13%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (23.40%) Eclipse
2 9 (19.15%) Ant
2 9 (19.15%) Maven
3 8 (17.02%) Git (software)
3 8 (17.02%) Jenkins
3 8 (17.02%) JUnit
4 6 (12.77%) Apache Buildr
4 6 (12.77%) jMock
4 6 (12.77%) Mercurial
4 6 (12.77%) Subversion
5 5 (10.64%) Gradle
5 5 (10.64%) IntelliJ
6 3 (6.38%) Artifactory
6 3 (6.38%) JIRA
6 3 (6.38%) Rational DOORS
6 3 (6.38%) TeamCity
7 1 (2.13%) Selenium
7 1 (2.13%) WATIR
7 1 (2.13%) WebDriver
7 1 (2.13%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 5 (10.64%) Finance
2 3 (6.38%) Banking
2 3 (6.38%) Manufacturing
2 3 (6.38%) Military
2 3 (6.38%) Retail
3 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (44.68%) Developer
2 20 (42.55%) Architect
3 17 (36.17%) Java Developer
4 5 (10.64%) Java Engineer
4 5 (10.64%) Technical Architect
5 4 (8.51%) Software Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) Java Software Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 2 (4.26%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
7 2 (4.26%) Senior Java Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (4.26%) Web Developer
8 1 (2.13%) Agile Developer
8 1 (2.13%) Agile Java Developer
8 1 (2.13%) Digital Architect
8 1 (2.13%) Digital Technical Architect
8 1 (2.13%) Java Architect
8 1 (2.13%) Salesforce Developer
8 1 (2.13%) Senior Architect
8 1 (2.13%) Senior Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (74.47%) Spring
2 32 (68.09%) Struts
3 31 (65.96%) Hibernate
4 26 (55.32%) HTML
4 26 (55.32%) Servlets
5 24 (51.06%) CSS
5 24 (51.06%) XML
6 21 (44.68%) Web Services
7 20 (42.55%) SOAP
8 16 (34.04%) J2EE
8 16 (34.04%) JMS
8 16 (34.04%) JSON
9 13 (27.66%) REST
9 13 (27.66%) XSLT
10 12 (25.53%) JDBC
10 12 (25.53%) JMX
11 10 (21.28%) Ajax
11 10 (21.28%) EJB
12 8 (17.02%) RESTful
13 7 (14.89%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (25.53%) iPad
1 12 (25.53%) Virtual Team
2 5 (10.64%) RIA
2 5 (10.64%) Web 2.0
3 2 (4.26%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.26%) User Experience
4 1 (2.13%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.64%) Unix
2 1 (2.13%) Linux
2 1 (2.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (61.70%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (36.17%) E-Commerce
3 14 (29.79%) Scrum
4 12 (25.53%) B2B
4 12 (25.53%) B2C
4 12 (25.53%) Capacity Planning
4 12 (25.53%) Content Management
4 12 (25.53%) High Availability
4 12 (25.53%) Load Testing
4 12 (25.53%) Performance Tuning
4 12 (25.53%) Software Architecture
5 8 (17.02%) UML
6 7 (14.89%) Web Development
7 6 (12.77%) MVC
7 6 (12.77%) Pair Programming
7 6 (12.77%) Refactoring
7 6 (12.77%) TDD
7 6 (12.77%) Unit Testing
7 6 (12.77%) XML Parsing
8 5 (10.64%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 47 (100.00%) Java
2 27 (57.45%) SQL
3 23 (48.94%) JavaScript
4 3 (6.38%) Ada
4 3 (6.38%) C#
4 3 (6.38%) C++
5 2 (4.26%) Perl
5 2 (4.26%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (4.26%) SC Cleared
1 2 (4.26%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.13%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (25.53%) QA
System Software
1 5 (10.64%) Docker
2 1 (2.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (10.64%) Ansible
Vendors
1 23 (48.94%) Oracle
2 20 (42.55%) ATG
3 3 (6.38%) BEA
4 2 (4.26%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.13%) Sybase
5 1 (2.13%) VeriFone
5 1 (2.13%) webMethods
5 1 (2.13%) WorldPay
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