Period
to 22 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 22 January 2018 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)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 177 166 176
Rank change year-on-year -11 +10 -31
Contract jobs citing JSP 8 28 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.17% 0.52% 0.081%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.66% 2.00% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 19 10
West Midlands median daily rate £469 £425 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.29% +41.67% -16.96%
England median daily rate £448 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.29% - +2.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £43.75 - £42.75

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1,218 1,397 1,164
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 26.00% 25.97% 23.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 797 851 729
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £378 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.96% +7.86% -2.78%
10th Percentile £256 £275 £262
90th Percentile £563 £525 £516
England median daily rate £475 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +11.76% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 17 32
West Midlands median hourly rate £30.50 £24.00 £25.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +27.08% -7.14% -13.13%
10th Percentile £14.21 £10.40 £11.08
90th Percentile £43.75 £33.82 £43.78
England median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%

JSP
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing JSP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for JSP in the West Midlands

JSP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JSP in the West Midlands

JSP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JSP in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JSP in the West Midlands

JSP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for JSP in the West Midlands

JSP
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JSP within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 22 January 2018. 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
Birmingham -9 6 £500 +17.65% 3
Coventry -3 1 £338 -10.00% 1
JSP
England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for JSP.

1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (75.00%) Tomcat
2 6 (75.00%) Hibernate
2 6 (75.00%) Spring
3 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (62.50%) J2EE
3 5 (62.50%) EJB
3 5 (62.50%) Struts
3 5 (62.50%) Web Services
4 4 (50.00%) JDBC
4 4 (50.00%) JUnit
4 4 (50.00%) SQL
4 4 (50.00%) JMS
4 4 (50.00%) MVC
4 4 (50.00%) TDD
4 4 (50.00%) Scrum
4 4 (50.00%) SOAP
4 4 (50.00%) Spring MVC
4 4 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (37.50%) Multithreading
5 3 (37.50%) Kanban
5 3 (37.50%) JPA
5 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (37.50%) jMock
5 3 (37.50%) JasperReports
5 3 (37.50%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (37.50%) VMware
5 3 (37.50%) Maven
5 3 (37.50%) Java EE
5 3 (37.50%) CORBA

JSP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 (75.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (37.50%) JBoss
3 2 (25.00%) WildFly
4 1 (12.50%) nginx
4 1 (12.50%) WebLogic
4 1 (12.50%) WebLogic Portal
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (37.50%) Amazon EC2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) JasperReports
1 3 (37.50%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (12.50%) MySQL
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) JUnit
2 3 (37.50%) DbUnit
2 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
2 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
2 3 (37.50%) jMock
2 3 (37.50%) Maven
2 3 (37.50%) Mockito
2 3 (37.50%) SonarQube
3 2 (25.00%) Eclipse
3 2 (25.00%) Subversion
4 1 (12.50%) Ant
General
1 1 (12.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
2 6 (75.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Senior Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Angular Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Architect
5 1 (12.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (12.50%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
5 1 (12.50%) Java Architect
5 1 (12.50%) Java Software Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Java Solutions Architect
5 1 (12.50%) Lead Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Lead Java Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Lead Software Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Senior Front-End Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Senior Java Software Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Senior Software Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) Hibernate
1 6 (75.00%) Spring
2 5 (62.50%) EJB
2 5 (62.50%) J2EE
2 5 (62.50%) Struts
2 5 (62.50%) Web Services
3 4 (50.00%) JDBC
3 4 (50.00%) JMS
3 4 (50.00%) SOAP
3 4 (50.00%) Spring MVC
4 3 (37.50%) Apache Camel
4 3 (37.50%) CORBA
4 3 (37.50%) Java EE
4 3 (37.50%) JPA
4 3 (37.50%) PowerMock
4 3 (37.50%) RESTful
4 3 (37.50%) Servlets
4 3 (37.50%) XML
5 2 (25.00%) JAXB
5 2 (25.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (12.50%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (50.00%) MVC
2 4 (50.00%) Scrum
2 4 (50.00%) TDD
3 3 (37.50%) BDD
3 3 (37.50%) Concurrent Programming
3 3 (37.50%) Kanban
3 3 (37.50%) Multithreading
3 3 (37.50%) Virtual Infrastructure
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (12.50%) Software Architecture
4 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 3 (37.50%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (37.50%) vSphere
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle
1 3 (37.50%) VMware
2 1 (12.50%) Capita
2 1 (12.50%) Unisys
2 1 (12.50%) WSO2