Period
to 23 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 23 February 2020 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
6 months to
23 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 642 547 502
Rank change year-on-year -95 -45 -50
Contract jobs citing JSP 77 362 427
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.37% 0.42%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.38% 1.10% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 243 278
UK median daily rate £500 £550 £448
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% +22.91% +6.55%
10th Percentile £401 £380 £352
90th Percentile £613 £650 £591
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £450 £430
% change year-on-year +2.78% +4.65% +7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 1
UK median hourly rate £43.00 £43.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -4.44% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £43.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year - -4.44% -

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 with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 20,254 33,048 32,335
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 30.07% 33.63% 31.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 13,860 23,252 23,008
UK median daily rate £500 £488 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +5.41% +8.82%
10th Percentile £330 £325 £313
90th Percentile £650 £638 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 238 292 338
UK median hourly rate £41.00 £42.17 £40.15
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.78% +5.03% +0.38%
10th Percentile £21.03 £18.01 £19.70
90th Percentile £73.75 £60.00 £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.89 £42.50 £41.81
% change year-on-year -6.15% +1.66% +7.19%

JSP
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for JSP in the UK

JSP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JSP in the UK

JSP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JSP over the 6 months to 23 February 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JSP in the UK

JSP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for JSP in the UK

JSP
Top 12 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JSP within the UK over the 6 months to 23 February 2020. 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
England -51 58 £525 -4.55% 30
UK excluding London -41 41 £463 +2.78% 32
London +19 30 £550 -3.85% 6
Scotland +10 10 £444 +1.43% 6
South East +62 8 £475 +5.56% 11
North of England +25 8 £513 +24.24% 1
North West +23 8 £513 +28.13%
East of England +26 5 - - 4
Northern Ireland -3 5 £416 +1.03%
South West -6 5 £575 +4.55% 2
Midlands +31 2 £650 +52.94% 6
East Midlands +30 1 - - 5

For the 6 months to 23 February 2020, IT contractor jobs citing JSP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads with a requirement for JSP.

1 75 (97.40%) Java
2 40 (51.95%) JavaScript
3 37 (48.05%) Oracle
4 34 (44.16%) Spring
5 33 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
6 32 (41.56%) SQL
7 23 (29.87%) HTML
7 23 (29.87%) XML
7 23 (29.87%) Linux
8 22 (28.57%) Struts
8 22 (28.57%) JUnit
8 22 (28.57%) JIRA
8 22 (28.57%) AngularJS
9 21 (27.27%) CSS
9 21 (27.27%) Eclipse
9 21 (27.27%) Hibernate
10 20 (25.97%) Finance
10 20 (25.97%) Selenium
11 19 (24.68%) Maven
12 18 (23.38%) JSTL
12 18 (23.38%) Subversion
12 18 (23.38%) WebLogic
12 18 (23.38%) Problem-Solving
13 17 (22.08%) Ant
13 17 (22.08%) JDBC
13 17 (22.08%) Servlets
13 17 (22.08%) Red Hat
13 17 (22.08%) WebSphere
14 16 (20.78%) Degree
14 16 (20.78%) Unit Testing

JSP
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (23.38%) WebLogic
2 17 (22.08%) WebSphere
3 8 (10.39%) JBoss
3 8 (10.39%) Tomcat
4 7 (9.09%) Apache
5 4 (5.19%) Confluence
6 3 (3.90%) IIS
6 3 (3.90%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 3 (3.90%) SharePoint
6 3 (3.90%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (3.90%) WildFly
7 2 (2.60%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (2.60%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (2.60%) WebSphere Portal
8 1 (1.30%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (1.30%) CMS
8 1 (1.30%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (1.30%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 12 (15.58%) Photoshop
1 12 (15.58%) Sketch
2 11 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
3 8 (10.39%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 12 (15.58%) Magento
1 12 (15.58%) Shopify
2 8 (10.39%) Oracle AML
3 1 (1.30%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.30%) ENOVIA
3 1 (1.30%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.49%) AWS
2 2 (2.60%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (2.60%) Amazon ELB
2 2 (2.60%) Amazon S3
2 2 (2.60%) AWS Lambda
2 2 (2.60%) GCP
2 2 (2.60%) OpenShift
2 2 (2.60%) SaaS
2 2 (2.60%) Serverless
3 1 (1.30%) Force.com
3 1 (1.30%) GitHub
3 1 (1.30%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
3 1 (1.30%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.60%) DNS
1 2 (2.60%) FTP
1 2 (2.60%) iSCSI
1 2 (2.60%) SSH
1 2 (2.60%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.30%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (20.78%) Oracle Database
1 16 (20.78%) SQL Server
2 12 (15.58%) Oracle Database 12c
3 11 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
4 10 (12.99%) DB2
5 9 (11.69%) Oracle Database 10g
6 7 (9.09%) Relational Database
7 6 (7.79%) DB2 UDB
8 5 (6.49%) MySQL
8 5 (6.49%) RDBMS
9 4 (5.19%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (5.19%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (2.60%) Amazon Athena
10 2 (2.60%) Amazon RDS
10 2 (2.60%) BigQuery
10 2 (2.60%) Data Lake
10 2 (2.60%) Ingres
10 2 (2.60%) NoSQL
11 1 (1.30%) EDRMS
11 1 (1.30%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 22 (28.57%) JIRA
1 22 (28.57%) JUnit
2 21 (27.27%) Eclipse
3 20 (25.97%) Selenium
4 19 (24.68%) Maven
5 18 (23.38%) Subversion
6 17 (22.08%) Ant
7 16 (20.78%) Jenkins
8 14 (18.18%) Grunt
8 14 (18.18%) Jasmine
8 14 (18.18%) Toad
9 12 (15.58%) Artifactory
9 12 (15.58%) Karma Test Runner
10 10 (12.99%) Git (software)
11 3 (3.90%) Cucumber
11 3 (3.90%) Mercurial
12 2 (2.60%) Bower
13 1 (1.30%) GitLab
13 1 (1.30%) SonarQube
13 1 (1.30%) Spock
General
1 20 (25.97%) Finance
2 14 (18.18%) Games
3 10 (12.99%) Banking
3 10 (12.99%) Public Sector
4 8 (10.39%) Aerospace
4 8 (10.39%) Manufacturing
5 7 (9.09%) Automotive
6 2 (2.60%) Investment Banking
6 2 (2.60%) Law
6 2 (2.60%) Marketing
6 2 (2.60%) Retail
7 1 (1.30%) Electronics
7 1 (1.30%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.30%) Legal
7 1 (1.30%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 47 (61.04%) Developer
2 18 (23.38%) Java Developer
3 13 (16.88%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 11 (14.29%) Analyst
5 8 (10.39%) Administrator
5 8 (10.39%) React Developer
6 7 (9.09%) Architect
7 6 (7.79%) Database Developer
7 6 (7.79%) Senior Developer
8 5 (6.49%) Angular Developer
8 5 (6.49%) Database Analyst
8 5 (6.49%) Full Stack Developer
8 5 (6.49%) Senior Java Developer
9 4 (5.19%) Analyst Developer
10 3 (3.90%) Consultant
10 3 (3.90%) Pega Developer
10 3 (3.90%) Software Developer
11 2 (2.60%) Integration Developer
11 2 (2.60%) Management Consultant
11 2 (2.60%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (44.16%) Spring
2 23 (29.87%) HTML
2 23 (29.87%) XML
3 22 (28.57%) AngularJS
3 22 (28.57%) Struts
4 21 (27.27%) CSS
4 21 (27.27%) Hibernate
5 18 (23.38%) JSTL
6 17 (22.08%) JDBC
6 17 (22.08%) Servlets
7 16 (20.78%) React
8 14 (18.18%) Node.js
8 14 (18.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 14 (18.18%) Web Services
9 12 (15.58%) Sass
9 12 (15.58%) Semantic HTML
9 12 (15.58%) SOAP
9 12 (15.58%) Vue.js
9 12 (15.58%) XHTML
10 8 (10.39%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.88%) W3C
2 12 (15.58%) User Experience
3 5 (6.49%) Mainframe
4 4 (5.19%) Linux Command Line
5 3 (3.90%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.60%) Data Centre
6 2 (2.60%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.60%) Replication
6 2 (2.60%) SWIFT
7 1 (1.30%) Blog
7 1 (1.30%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.30%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 23 (29.87%) Linux
2 16 (20.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 12 (15.58%) Unix
4 9 (11.69%) Windows
5 1 (1.30%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (23.38%) Problem-Solving
3 16 (20.78%) Unit Testing
4 13 (16.88%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (16.88%) E-Commerce
4 13 (16.88%) Front End Development
4 13 (16.88%) MVC
4 13 (16.88%) OO
5 12 (15.58%) Computer Science
5 12 (15.58%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
5 12 (15.58%) Sprint Planning
5 12 (15.58%) Wireframes
6 11 (14.29%) Workflow
7 9 (11.69%) API Development
7 9 (11.69%) DevOps
8 8 (10.39%) PLM
8 8 (10.39%) User Acceptance Testing
9 7 (9.09%) Service Management
9 7 (9.09%) TDD
10 6 (7.79%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 75 (97.40%) Java
2 40 (51.95%) JavaScript
3 32 (41.56%) SQL
4 16 (20.78%) PL/SQL
5 6 (7.79%) Bourne shell
5 6 (7.79%) Korn
5 6 (7.79%) PowerShell
6 5 (6.49%) Java 8
7 4 (5.19%) BeanShell
7 4 (5.19%) C
7 4 (5.19%) Perl
8 3 (3.90%) Python
8 3 (3.90%) VB
9 2 (2.60%) Bash Shell
9 2 (2.60%) C#
9 2 (2.60%) ES6
9 2 (2.60%) PHP
9 2 (2.60%) Scala
9 2 (2.60%) VB6
9 2 (2.60%) XPath
Qualifications
1 16 (20.78%) Degree
2 10 (12.99%) SC Cleared
2 10 (12.99%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.90%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.60%) PSD2
2 1 (1.30%) GDPR
2 1 (1.30%) QA
2 1 (1.30%) WCAG
System Software
1 7 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.19%) RACF
3 2 (2.60%) Docker
3 2 (2.60%) NFS
3 2 (2.60%) Samba
Systems Management
1 2 (2.60%) Kubernetes
1 2 (2.60%) Oracle Identity Management
1 2 (2.60%) Oracle Identity Manager
1 2 (2.60%) Terraform
Vendors
1 37 (48.05%) Oracle
2 17 (22.08%) Red Hat
3 13 (16.88%) hybris
3 13 (16.88%) IBM
4 12 (15.58%) Microsoft
5 4 (5.19%) Pega
6 3 (3.90%) SAP
7 2 (2.60%) Google
7 2 (2.60%) HP
8 1 (1.30%) Adobe
8 1 (1.30%) Novell
8 1 (1.30%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (1.30%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.30%) Splunk
8 1 (1.30%) Sun
8 1 (1.30%) Sybase