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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaServer Pages Standard Tag Library (JSTL)
Rank 190 198 205
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +7
Contract jobs citing JSTL 2 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.037% 0.050% 0.078%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.12% 0.17% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 4
Average daily rate
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£325 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +15.38%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £359 £345
% change year-on-year
+11.49% +4.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £33.00
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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
1603 1783 1845
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 29.54% 29.83% 28.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1295 1377 1455
Average daily rate £425 £438 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +6.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £315 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 0 27
Average hourly rate £19.72 - £41.75
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.64 - £32.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 - £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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 22 May 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 7 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (85.71%) Ajax
3 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 5 (71.43%) JSP
3 5 (71.43%) Servlets
4 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
4 4 (57.14%) HTML
4 4 (57.14%) MySQL
4 4 (57.14%) CSS
5 3 (42.86%) MVC
5 3 (42.86%) InfoPath
5 3 (42.86%) Oracle
5 3 (42.86%) VBA
5 3 (42.86%) PHP
5 3 (42.86%) ITIL
5 3 (42.86%) JBoss
5 3 (42.86%) Cognos
5 3 (42.86%) SharePoint
5 3 (42.86%) Tomcat
5 3 (42.86%) Data Modelling
5 3 (42.86%) RDBMS
5 3 (42.86%) IBM
5 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
5 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (42.86%) Relational Database
5 3 (42.86%) Cognos Query Studio
5 3 (42.86%) Maven
6 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
6 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
6 2 (28.57%) J2EE

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (42.86%) JBoss
1 3 (42.86%) SharePoint
1 3 (42.86%) Tomcat
2 1 (14.29%) Jetty
2 1 (14.29%) Alfresco
2 1 (14.29%) Mule
2 1 (14.29%) CMS
2 1 (14.29%) Apache
2 1 (14.29%) nginx
2 1 (14.29%) Apache Solr
2 1 (14.29%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) InfoPath
2 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 2 (28.57%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
1 4 (57.14%) MySQL
2 3 (42.86%) RDBMS
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (42.86%) Relational Database
2 3 (42.86%) Cognos Query Studio
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Maven
2 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
3 1 (14.29%) Subversion
3 1 (14.29%) Selenium
3 1 (14.29%) Ant
3 1 (14.29%) Eclipse
3 1 (14.29%) Mockito
3 1 (14.29%) Hudson
3 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Java Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Systems Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Developer
4 1 (14.29%) UI Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior UI Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Analyst Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Systems Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (14.29%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) Ajax
2 5 (71.43%) JSP
2 5 (71.43%) Servlets
3 4 (57.14%) HTML
3 4 (57.14%) CSS
4 2 (28.57%) J2EE
4 2 (28.57%) Spring
4 2 (28.57%) jQuery
5 1 (14.29%) JPA
5 1 (14.29%) Hibernate
5 1 (14.29%) Java EE
5 1 (14.29%) JSON
5 1 (14.29%) Spring MVC
5 1 (14.29%) Spring Security
5 1 (14.29%) GWT
5 1 (14.29%) SOAP
5 1 (14.29%) Web Services
5 1 (14.29%) XSLT
5 1 (14.29%) SAML
5 1 (14.29%) JAAS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) RIA
1 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) MVC
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
1 3 (42.86%) Data Modelling
2 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) Unified Process
3 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
3 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
3 1 (14.29%) RUP
3 1 (14.29%) UML
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 3 (42.86%) VBA
3 3 (42.86%) PHP
4 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
4 1 (14.29%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle
1 3 (42.86%) Cognos
1 3 (42.86%) IBM
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) hybris
2 1 (14.29%) Nuxeo