Period
to 20 November 2017

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 6 months to 20 November 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)
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 33 29
Rank change year-on-year +17 -4 -2
Contract jobs citing JSP 32 8 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 7.31% 2.83% 3.60%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 21.05% 10.53% 10.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 6
Watford median daily rate £350 - £350
10th Percentile £325 - £325
90th Percentile £375 - £395
Hertfordshire median daily rate £438 £500 £375
% change year-on-year -12.50% +33.33% -4.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Watford median hourly rate - - -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - -

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Watford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 152 76 84
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 34.70% 26.86% 33.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 30 37
Watford median daily rate £425 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +10.34% -3.33%
10th Percentile £271 £213 £294
90th Percentile £591 £489 £443
Hertfordshire median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +2.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Watford median hourly rate - - £35.00
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £15.00 £34.81 £20.94
% change year-on-year -56.91% +66.29% -49.55%

JSP
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

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

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

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 32 (100.00%) Java
2 30 (93.75%) SQL
3 29 (90.63%) Spring
4 27 (84.38%) JSON
5 26 (81.25%) MVC
6 24 (75.00%) Finance
7 23 (71.88%) Spring MVC
8 10 (31.25%) French Language
9 9 (28.13%) J2EE
10 8 (25.00%) EJB
10 8 (25.00%) E-Commerce
11 7 (21.88%) IBM
11 7 (21.88%) Web Services
11 7 (21.88%) Linux
11 7 (21.88%) REST
12 6 (18.75%) Git (software)
12 6 (18.75%) Apache
12 6 (18.75%) JUnit
12 6 (18.75%) Subversion
13 5 (15.63%) MQSeries
13 5 (15.63%) Games
13 5 (15.63%) Log4j
13 5 (15.63%) Internet
13 5 (15.63%) JMS
13 5 (15.63%) Eclipse
13 5 (15.63%) HTML
13 5 (15.63%) JavaScript
13 5 (15.63%) RAD
13 5 (15.63%) HPUX
13 5 (15.63%) Solaris

JSP
Co-occurring 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 6 (18.75%) Apache
2 5 (15.63%) MQSeries
3 4 (12.50%) Tomcat
3 4 (12.50%) WebSphere
3 4 (12.50%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (3.13%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (3.13%) CMS
4 1 (3.13%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.63%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.50%) MySQL
2 2 (6.25%) MongoDB
2 2 (6.25%) Sybase ASE
3 1 (3.13%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (3.13%) DB2
3 1 (3.13%) Jackrabbit
3 1 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.13%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (18.75%) Git (software)
1 6 (18.75%) JUnit
1 6 (18.75%) Subversion
2 5 (15.63%) Eclipse
2 5 (15.63%) Log4j
2 5 (15.63%) Mockito
3 4 (12.50%) Maven
3 4 (12.50%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (3.13%) Ant
4 1 (3.13%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.13%) JMeter
4 1 (3.13%) jMock
4 1 (3.13%) Selenium
4 1 (3.13%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 24 (75.00%) Finance
2 10 (31.25%) French Language
3 5 (15.63%) Games
4 1 (3.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (81.25%) Developer
2 25 (78.13%) Java Developer
3 22 (68.75%) JSP Developer
3 22 (68.75%) SQL Developer
4 4 (12.50%) Technical Leader
5 2 (6.25%) Consultant
5 2 (6.25%) Java Consultant
5 2 (6.25%) WebSphere Consultant
6 1 (3.13%) Java Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) WebSphere Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (90.63%) Spring
2 27 (84.38%) JSON
3 23 (71.88%) Spring MVC
4 9 (28.13%) J2EE
5 8 (25.00%) EJB
6 7 (21.88%) REST
6 7 (21.88%) Web Services
7 5 (15.63%) HTML
7 5 (15.63%) JDBC
7 5 (15.63%) JMS
7 5 (15.63%) SOAP
7 5 (15.63%) Spring Boot
7 5 (15.63%) XML
7 5 (15.63%) XSD
7 5 (15.63%) XSLT
8 4 (12.50%) ActiveMQ
8 4 (12.50%) Apache Camel
8 4 (12.50%) Spring Security
9 3 (9.38%) Servlets
9 3 (9.38%) XHTML
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.88%) Linux
2 5 (15.63%) HPUX
2 5 (15.63%) Solaris
2 5 (15.63%) Unix
3 2 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (81.25%) MVC
2 8 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 5 (15.63%) RAD
4 4 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (12.50%) Dependency Management
4 4 (12.50%) ETL
4 4 (12.50%) TDD
5 2 (6.25%) DNA
5 2 (6.25%) Microservices
6 1 (3.13%) Data Modelling
6 1 (3.13%) Front End Development
6 1 (3.13%) OO
6 1 (3.13%) Secure Coding
6 1 (3.13%) UML
Programming Languages
1 32 (100.00%) Java
2 30 (93.75%) SQL
3 5 (15.63%) JavaScript
4 2 (6.25%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.13%) Bash Shell
5 1 (3.13%) C
5 1 (3.13%) C#
5 1 (3.13%) Perl
5 1 (3.13%) Python
Vendors
1 7 (21.88%) IBM
2 4 (12.50%) Talend
3 2 (6.25%) Sybase
4 1 (3.13%) ATG
4 1 (3.13%) Blue Martini
4 1 (3.13%) Demandware
4 1 (3.13%) Elastic Path
4 1 (3.13%) hybris