The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the City of London region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaServer Pages Standard Tag Library (JSTL)
Rank 206 191 221
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +30
Contract jobs citing JSTL 4 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.062% 0.096% 0.037%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.21% 0.34% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 1
Average daily rate £313 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% -13.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £319 £250
% change year-on-year
+1.88% +27.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1905 1752 1962
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 29.52% 28.11% 24.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1431 1391 1421
Average daily rate £425 £415 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% -7.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 17 18
Average hourly rate £41.00 £97.50 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.94% +267.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.30 £25.00 £14.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £190.00 £135.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
JSTL
London

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 18 April 2014, 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 15 (100.00%) Java
1 15 (100.00%) JSP
2 13 (86.67%) Spring
2 13 (86.67%) Spring MVC
3 12 (80.00%) jQuery
4 10 (66.67%) HTML
4 10 (66.67%) MVC
4 10 (66.67%) JavaScript
4 10 (66.67%) CSS
5 8 (53.33%) Oracle
5 8 (53.33%) J2EE
6 7 (46.67%) Struts
7 6 (40.00%) Servlets
8 5 (33.33%) Apache
8 5 (33.33%) Web Services
8 5 (33.33%) XSLT
8 5 (33.33%) MySQL
8 5 (33.33%) SQL
8 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
8 5 (33.33%) JDBC
8 5 (33.33%) Publishing
8 5 (33.33%) Hibernate
8 5 (33.33%) XQuery
8 5 (33.33%) JMS
8 5 (33.33%) Semantic Web
8 5 (33.33%) JSON
8 5 (33.33%) TDD
8 5 (33.33%) Ajax
8 5 (33.33%) Squid
8 5 (33.33%) RESTful

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 5 (33.33%) Apache
2 1 (6.67%) WordPress
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) MySQL
1 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 5 (33.33%) MarkLogic
1 5 (33.33%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Eclipse
1 2 (13.33%) Subversion
2 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (33.33%) Publishing
2 3 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 14 (93.33%) Developer
2 13 (86.67%) Java Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Java Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Head of Development
4 1 (6.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) JSP
2 13 (86.67%) Spring
2 13 (86.67%) Spring MVC
3 12 (80.00%) jQuery
4 10 (66.67%) HTML
4 10 (66.67%) CSS
5 8 (53.33%) J2EE
6 7 (46.67%) Struts
7 6 (40.00%) Servlets
8 5 (33.33%) Web Services
8 5 (33.33%) XSLT
8 5 (33.33%) JDBC
8 5 (33.33%) Hibernate
8 5 (33.33%) JMS
8 5 (33.33%) JSON
8 5 (33.33%) Ajax
8 5 (33.33%) RESTful
8 5 (33.33%) HTML5
8 5 (33.33%) CSS3
8 5 (33.33%) Apache Jena
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Semantic Web
2 3 (20.00%) Pharmacovigilance
3 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
4 1 (6.67%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) MVC
2 5 (33.33%) TDD
3 3 (20.00%) MVVM
3 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (13.33%) OO
4 2 (13.33%) OOD
4 2 (13.33%) Web Development
5 1 (6.67%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 5 (33.33%) SQL
3 5 (33.33%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) Squid
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Oracle