The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Watford 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 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
JavaServer Pages (JSP)
Hertfordshire / Watford
Rank 17 16 19
Rank change year-on-year -1 +3  
Contract jobs citing JSP 6 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 4.96% 6.19% 6.50%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.18% 11.76% 13.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 0
Median daily rate £350 £500 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -30.00% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
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 Watford with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Watford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 33 51 58
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Watford 27.27% 52.58% 47.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 23 26
Median daily rate £400 £385 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.89% +2.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £300 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £514 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

JSP
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Watford 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 Watford

JSP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JSP in Watford

JSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 25 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 Watford region with a requirement for JSP.

1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (85.71%) Sybase ASE
2 6 (85.71%) Spring
2 6 (85.71%) AngularJS
2 6 (85.71%) Sybase
2 6 (85.71%) Web Services
2 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 6 (85.71%) T-SQL
2 6 (85.71%) Hibernate
3 5 (71.43%) MongoDB
3 5 (71.43%) C
3 5 (71.43%) J2EE
3 5 (71.43%) Linux
3 5 (71.43%) Crystal Reports
3 5 (71.43%) Finance
3 5 (71.43%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (42.86%) C#
4 3 (42.86%) .NET
5 2 (28.57%) HTML
5 2 (28.57%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (28.57%) Microservices
5 2 (28.57%) Spring Boot
5 2 (28.57%) HTML5
6 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (14.29%) Spring MVC
6 1 (14.29%) jQuery
6 1 (14.29%) Time Management
6 1 (14.29%) SQL Server

JSP
Top Related IT Skills in Watford 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 2 (28.57%) Elasticsearch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) Sybase ASE
2 5 (71.43%) Crystal Reports
2 5 (71.43%) MongoDB
2 5 (71.43%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
1 7 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Java Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Angular Developer
3 1 (14.29%) HTML Developer
3 1 (14.29%) JSP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) AngularJS
1 6 (85.71%) Hibernate
1 6 (85.71%) Spring
1 6 (85.71%) Web Services
2 5 (71.43%) J2EE
3 3 (42.86%) .NET
4 2 (28.57%) HTML
4 2 (28.57%) HTML5
4 2 (28.57%) Spring Boot
5 1 (14.29%) jQuery
5 1 (14.29%) REST
5 1 (14.29%) Spring MVC
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Microservices
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) MVC
2 1 (14.29%) OO
2 1 (14.29%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 6 (85.71%) T-SQL
3 5 (71.43%) C
4 3 (42.86%) C#
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Sybase