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 3 months to 22 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)
UK
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 428 323 325
Rank change year-on-year -105 +2  
Contract jobs citing JSP 189 375 375
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.40% 0.70% 0.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.25% 2.45% 2.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 257 240
Median daily rate £413 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.94% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £375
% change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 21
Median hourly rate - £44.50 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +20.27%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £44.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year - +20.27%  

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

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 15082 15298 15416
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 32.18% 28.37% 27.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 10422 10796 10312
Median daily rate £430 £420 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.38% +8.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 204 179 206
Median hourly rate £41.50 £36.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.27% +2.85%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.08 £16.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £38.89
% change year-on-year +18.05% -7.41%  

JSP
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 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 3 months to 22 June 2017.

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 30 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 3 months to 22 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
England -114 166 £413 -4.06% 41
London -59 75 £419 -4.28% 19
East of England +5 27 £319 -20.31% 4
North West +10 17 £450 +20.00% 3
East Midlands -13 17 £423 +35.20%
South East -33 16 £350 -26.31% 9
Scotland +35 14 £400 +17.64% 4
Hertfordshire +8 12 £425 -2.85% 1
City of London +4 11 £456 -3.94% 4
Edinburgh +18 9 £400 +17.64% 4
Cheshire +21 8 £458 +0.27% 2
Milton Keynes -9 8 £338 +14.89% 2
Buckinghamshire -16 8 £338 +33.00% 2
County Antrim - 8 £413 -
Bedfordshire - 8 £288 -
Northern Ireland - 8 £413 -
Northamptonshire +7 7 £420 +11.25%
Watford -2 7 £350 -22.22%
Belfast - 7 £413 -
Yorkshire +19 6 £375 -11.76% 1
Berkshire +11 6 £475 -2.56% 3
South West +10 6 £338 -1.09% 5
Luton - 6 £288 -
Nottingham +7 5 £463 -
Glasgow +7 5 £388 +6.16%
Manchester +6 5 £488 +30.00%
Nottinghamshire +1 5 £463 -
Essex -16 5 £265 -33.75% 2
West Yorkshire +15 4 £369 -10.60% 1
Hemel Hempstead - 4 £450 -

For the 6 months to 22 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 with a requirement for JSP.

1 405 (91.42%) Java
2 257 (58.01%) JavaScript
3 253 (57.11%) Spring
4 237 (53.50%) HTML
5 232 (52.37%) Agile Software Development
6 219 (49.44%) CSS
7 210 (47.40%) J2EE
8 208 (46.95%) XML
9 203 (45.82%) SQL
10 200 (45.15%) Servlets
11 178 (40.18%) Oracle
12 164 (37.02%) Web Services
13 159 (35.89%) Hibernate
14 127 (28.67%) MVC
15 125 (28.22%) WebSphere
16 117 (26.41%) Struts
17 112 (25.28%) SOAP
18 108 (24.38%) jQuery
19 100 (22.57%) Finance
20 99 (22.35%) Ajax
21 98 (22.12%) JSON
22 96 (21.67%) Java EE
22 96 (21.67%) Scrum
23 94 (21.22%) REST
24 88 (19.86%) JBoss
25 87 (19.64%) TDD
26 86 (19.41%) Maven
26 86 (19.41%) Linux
27 85 (19.19%) EJB
28 83 (18.74%) WebLogic

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
1 125 (28.22%) WebSphere
2 88 (19.86%) JBoss
3 83 (18.74%) WebLogic
4 72 (16.25%) Tomcat
5 67 (15.12%) Apache
6 52 (11.74%) CMS
7 44 (9.93%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 43 (9.71%) WebSphere Application Server
9 25 (5.64%) Apache Solr
10 24 (5.42%) Confluence
11 15 (3.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 14 (3.16%) Elasticsearch
13 12 (2.71%) ATG Dynamo
14 11 (2.48%) WebSphere Portal
15 10 (2.26%) Mule
16 7 (1.58%) CoreMedia CMS
16 7 (1.58%) GlassFish
17 6 (1.35%) Commerce Server
17 6 (1.35%) nginx
17 6 (1.35%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 6 (1.35%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (0.23%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 17 (3.84%) SAP Hybris
2 7 (1.58%) Pega PRPC
3 4 (0.90%) Oracle BPM
3 4 (0.90%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 3 (0.68%) Siebel CRM
5 2 (0.45%) ION MarketView
5 2 (0.45%) Oracle Receivables
5 2 (0.45%) Oracle Utilities
5 2 (0.45%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.23%) Infor M3
6 1 (0.23%) Oracle Cash Management
6 1 (0.23%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 28 (6.32%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (2.26%) Cloud Computing
3 8 (1.81%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (1.58%) GitHub
4 7 (1.58%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.45%) BrowserStack
5 2 (0.45%) Google Checkout
5 2 (0.45%) Sauce Labs
6 1 (0.23%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.23%) OpenShift
6 1 (0.23%) PaaS
6 1 (0.23%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 30 (6.77%) Internet
2 21 (4.74%) HTTP
3 9 (2.03%) LDAP
4 5 (1.13%) SMS
4 5 (1.13%) SSL
5 4 (0.90%) Network Security
6 3 (0.68%) Firewall
6 3 (0.68%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.45%) FTP
7 2 (0.45%) Intranet
8 1 (0.23%) BIG-IP
8 1 (0.23%) DNS
8 1 (0.23%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.23%) NAS
8 1 (0.23%) SAN
8 1 (0.23%) Skype
8 1 (0.23%) SNMP
8 1 (0.23%) SSH
8 1 (0.23%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (11.06%) Oracle Database
2 37 (8.35%) MongoDB
2 37 (8.35%) Relational Database
3 33 (7.45%) SQL Server
4 29 (6.55%) DB2
5 27 (6.09%) MySQL
6 15 (3.39%) Endeca
6 15 (3.39%) RDBMS
7 12 (2.71%) PostgreSQL
8 11 (2.48%) Jackrabbit
8 11 (2.48%) Oracle Database 10g
9 10 (2.26%) Oracle Reports
9 10 (2.26%) Sybase ASE
10 9 (2.03%) Crystal Reports
10 9 (2.03%) Oracle Database 11g
11 7 (1.58%) NoSQL
11 7 (1.58%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 6 (1.35%) Hadoop
13 5 (1.13%) Data Warehouse
13 5 (1.13%) DataStax
Development Applications
1 86 (19.41%) Maven
2 74 (16.70%) Ant
3 71 (16.03%) Git (software)
3 71 (16.03%) JIRA
4 67 (15.12%) Jenkins
5 60 (13.54%) Eclipse
5 60 (13.54%) Subversion
6 54 (12.19%) JUnit
7 25 (5.64%) Gradle
8 24 (5.42%) Mockito
9 19 (4.29%) Selenium
10 17 (3.84%) IntelliJ
11 14 (3.16%) Cucumber
12 10 (2.26%) jMock
12 10 (2.26%) Log4j
12 10 (2.26%) NetBeans
12 10 (2.26%) TeamCity
13 9 (2.03%) ClearCase
13 9 (2.03%) ERwin
13 9 (2.03%) Hudson
General
1 100 (22.57%) Finance
2 54 (12.19%) Banking
3 13 (2.93%) Retail
4 10 (2.26%) Investment Banking
5 9 (2.03%) Telecoms
6 8 (1.81%) Front Office
7 7 (1.58%) Publishing
8 6 (1.35%) Advertising
8 6 (1.35%) Law
9 5 (1.13%) Aerospace
10 4 (0.90%) Billing
10 4 (0.90%) Marketing
11 3 (0.68%) French Language
12 2 (0.45%) Back Office
12 2 (0.45%) Dutch Language
12 2 (0.45%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.45%) Games
12 2 (0.45%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.45%) Military
12 2 (0.45%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 322 (72.69%) Developer
2 232 (52.37%) Java Developer
3 57 (12.87%) Architect
4 44 (9.93%) Senior Developer
5 36 (8.13%) Senior Java Developer
6 22 (4.97%) Hybris Developer
7 18 (4.06%) Technical Architect
8 15 (3.39%) Full Stack Developer
9 14 (3.16%) Applications Developer
9 14 (3.16%) Consultant
9 14 (3.16%) J2EE Developer
10 13 (2.93%) Java Engineer
10 13 (2.93%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 13 (2.93%) JavaScript Developer
10 13 (2.93%) JSP Developer
11 10 (2.26%) Digital Architect
11 10 (2.26%) HTML CSS Developer
11 10 (2.26%) HTML Developer
11 10 (2.26%) Java Applications Developer
11 10 (2.26%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 253 (57.11%) Spring
2 237 (53.50%) HTML
3 219 (49.44%) CSS
4 210 (47.40%) J2EE
5 208 (46.95%) XML
6 200 (45.15%) Servlets
7 164 (37.02%) Web Services
8 159 (35.89%) Hibernate
9 117 (26.41%) Struts
10 112 (25.28%) SOAP
11 108 (24.38%) jQuery
12 99 (22.35%) Ajax
13 98 (22.12%) JSON
14 96 (21.67%) Java EE
15 94 (21.22%) REST
16 85 (19.19%) EJB
17 81 (18.28%) Spring MVC
18 80 (18.06%) AngularJS
19 77 (17.38%) HTML5
20 74 (16.70%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 43 (9.71%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (6.32%) Virtual Team
3 27 (6.09%) Enterprise Software
4 23 (5.19%) User Experience
5 17 (3.84%) iPad
6 16 (3.61%) Web 2.0
7 14 (3.16%) Computer Science
8 11 (2.48%) Mobile App
9 10 (2.26%) Client/Server
10 9 (2.03%) Mainframe
11 8 (1.81%) Animation
12 7 (1.58%) RIA
13 6 (1.35%) Data Structures
13 6 (1.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 5 (1.13%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
14 5 (1.13%) Fixed Income
15 4 (0.90%) Data Centre
15 4 (0.90%) DataPower
15 4 (0.90%) PlayStation
15 4 (0.90%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 86 (19.41%) Linux
2 53 (11.96%) Unix
3 23 (5.19%) Windows
4 9 (2.03%) Solaris
5 6 (1.35%) VME
6 4 (0.90%) Apple iOS
7 3 (0.68%) AIX
7 3 (0.68%) HPUX
7 3 (0.68%) Windows Server
7 3 (0.68%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.45%) Android
9 1 (0.23%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 232 (52.37%) Agile Software Development
2 127 (28.67%) MVC
3 96 (21.67%) Scrum
4 87 (19.64%) TDD
5 64 (14.45%) OO
6 63 (14.22%) E-Commerce
7 56 (12.64%) Web Development
8 51 (11.51%) Unit Testing
8 51 (11.51%) Waterfall
9 46 (10.38%) UML
10 45 (10.16%) Content Management
11 38 (8.58%) SDLC
12 36 (8.13%) SOA
13 34 (7.67%) Continuous Integration
14 31 (7.00%) DevOps
15 28 (6.32%) Data Modelling
16 26 (5.87%) Software Engineering
17 24 (5.42%) OOP
18 23 (5.19%) High Availability
18 23 (5.19%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 405 (91.42%) Java
2 257 (58.01%) JavaScript
3 203 (45.82%) SQL
4 40 (9.03%) PL/SQL
5 27 (6.09%) Shell Script
6 21 (4.74%) C#
7 16 (3.61%) C
8 15 (3.39%) Bash Shell
8 15 (3.39%) C++
9 13 (2.93%) TypeScript
10 11 (2.48%) T-SQL
11 9 (2.03%) Python
12 7 (1.58%) ActionScript
12 7 (1.58%) Perl
12 7 (1.58%) Scala
12 7 (1.58%) VB
13 6 (1.35%) Groovy
13 6 (1.35%) Korn
13 6 (1.35%) PHP
14 5 (1.13%) VC++
Qualifications
1 19 (4.29%) Degree
2 11 (2.48%) OCPJP
3 8 (1.81%) Security Cleared
4 7 (1.58%) CISA
4 7 (1.58%) CISSP
4 7 (1.58%) Sun Certification
5 5 (1.13%) CISM
5 5 (1.13%) SC Cleared
6 4 (0.90%) Computer Science Degree
7 3 (0.68%) Master's Degree
8 2 (0.45%) CSSLP
8 2 (0.45%) HND
8 2 (0.45%) MCSE
8 2 (0.45%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.45%) Oracle Certification
8 2 (0.45%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.45%) RHCE
9 1 (0.23%) CTC Cleared
9 1 (0.23%) IBM Certification
9 1 (0.23%) OCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (5.19%) QA
2 7 (1.58%) PCI DSS
2 7 (1.58%) SLA
3 5 (1.13%) FedRAMP
4 3 (0.68%) Disclosure Scotland
4 3 (0.68%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.45%) FATCA
6 1 (0.23%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.23%) JSP 440
System Software
1 12 (2.71%) Docker
2 9 (2.03%) Oracle RAC
3 8 (1.81%) Virtual Machines
4 5 (1.13%) Apache Flume
5 4 (0.90%) HDFS
6 3 (0.68%) Active Directory
7 1 (0.23%) NDS
7 1 (0.23%) NetIQ eDirectory
7 1 (0.23%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (3.16%) Ansible
2 7 (1.58%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (1.13%) Kibana
3 5 (1.13%) logstash
3 5 (1.13%) Oracle Identity Management
4 3 (0.68%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 2 (0.45%) CA Service Virtualization
5 2 (0.45%) CA Single Sign-On
5 2 (0.45%) Puppet
6 1 (0.23%) BMC PATROL
6 1 (0.23%) Business Desktop Deployment
6 1 (0.23%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.23%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.23%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (0.23%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.23%) OpenView
6 1 (0.23%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.23%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 178 (40.18%) Oracle
2 45 (10.16%) Adobe
3 42 (9.48%) ATG
4 38 (8.58%) IBM
5 26 (5.87%) hybris
6 24 (5.42%) SAP
7 21 (4.74%) Sybase
8 11 (2.48%) Google
8 11 (2.48%) Sun
9 10 (2.26%) Pega
10 8 (1.81%) Microsoft
10 8 (1.81%) Solace
11 7 (1.58%) BEA
12 6 (1.35%) FatWire
12 6 (1.35%) Salesforce.com
13 5 (1.13%) Cloudera
13 5 (1.13%) Fujitsu
13 5 (1.13%) Omniture
14 4 (0.90%) Alterian
14 4 (0.90%) Talend
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North London
Coded People
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Milton Keynes
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IT Talent Solutions
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