The table below looks at the statistics for JSTL skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JSTL over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaServer Pages Standard Tag Library (JSTL)
Rank 181 192 184
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -8
Contract jobs citing JSTL 5 8 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.098% 0.14% 0.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.32% 0.46% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 8
Average daily rate
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£294 £250 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.50% -23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £224 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £480 £348
UK excluding London average daily rate £319 £285 £315
% change year-on-year
+11.84% -9.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1577 1723 1625
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 30.93% 29.51% 28.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 1266 1257 1299
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 12 18
Average hourly rate £27.37 £41.00 £37.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.24% +9.62%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.57% -5.71%

JSTL
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JSTL across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

JSTL Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

JSTL
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing JSTL across the City of London region.

JSTL Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

JSTL
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing JSTL across the City of London region.

JSTL Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

JSTL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing JSTL also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited JSTL.

1 6 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (83.33%) JSP
2 5 (83.33%) Ajax
3 4 (66.67%) Servlets
3 4 (66.67%) HTML
3 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 4 (66.67%) MySQL
3 4 (66.67%) CSS
4 3 (50.00%) Relational Database
4 3 (50.00%) Cognos Query Studio
4 3 (50.00%) Oracle
4 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (50.00%) PHP
4 3 (50.00%) VBA
4 3 (50.00%) ITIL
4 3 (50.00%) Cognos
4 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
4 3 (50.00%) Data Modelling
4 3 (50.00%) RDBMS
4 3 (50.00%) IBM
4 3 (50.00%) InfoPath
4 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
5 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (33.33%) Spring
5 2 (33.33%) MVC
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (33.33%) J2EE
5 2 (33.33%) MS Office

JSTL
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing JSTL also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited JSTL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (16.67%) JBoss
3 1 (16.67%) CMS
3 1 (16.67%) Apache Solr
3 1 (16.67%) Alfresco
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) InfoPath
2 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) MySQL
2 3 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (50.00%) Cognos Query Studio
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) RDBMS
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) JUnit
1 1 (16.67%) Eclipse
1 1 (16.67%) Maven
1 1 (16.67%) Checkstyle
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (16.67%) Mockito
1 1 (16.67%) SoapUI
1 1 (16.67%) Bitbucket
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
1 1 (16.67%) Selenium
1 1 (16.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 1 (16.67%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Systems Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Senior Java Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Senior Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Analyst Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) JSP
1 5 (83.33%) Ajax
2 4 (66.67%) Servlets
2 4 (66.67%) HTML
2 4 (66.67%) CSS
3 2 (33.33%) Spring
3 2 (33.33%) J2EE
4 1 (16.67%) Struts
4 1 (16.67%) Web Services
4 1 (16.67%) XML
4 1 (16.67%) XSD
4 1 (16.67%) XSL
4 1 (16.67%) JavaBeans
4 1 (16.67%) JMS
4 1 (16.67%) Java RMI
4 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
4 1 (16.67%) RESTful
4 1 (16.67%) Java EE
4 1 (16.67%) Spring MVC
4 1 (16.67%) jQuery
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
1 3 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) SOA
3 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (16.67%) UML
3 1 (16.67%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) User Stories
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (16.67%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 3 (50.00%) PHP
3 3 (50.00%) VBA
4 2 (33.33%) SQL
5 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle
1 3 (50.00%) Cognos
1 3 (50.00%) IBM
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Canoo
3 1 (16.67%) hybris
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