The table below looks at the statistics for JSTL skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JSTL over the 3 months to 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaServer Pages Standard Tag Library (JSTL)
Rank 539 498 490
Rank change year-on-year
-41 -8
Contract jobs citing JSTL 55 102 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.099% 0.18% 0.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.37% 0.68% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 66 47
Average daily rate
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£400 £355 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.67% +9.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £330 £319
% change year-on-year
+17.42% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
14860 15075 13098
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 26.67% 27.30% 27.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 9628 9762 8191
Average daily rate £388 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 189 221 356
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.86 £18.20 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £55.00 £44.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -

JSTL
Jobs Demand Trend

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

JSTL Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

JSTL
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing JSTL within the UK.

JSTL Daily Rate Trend in the UK

JSTL
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JSTL within the UK over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

JSTL Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

JSTL
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing JSTL within the UK.

JSTL Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

JSTL
Top 28 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JSTL within the UK over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -42 54 £400 +7.38% 8
London -21 23 £413 +10.00% 5
East of England +14 10 - -
Hertfordshire +5 10 - -
Watford +8 8 - -
Yorkshire -18 6 £400 -
East Midlands +9 5 £375 +15.38%
South East -5 5 £375 -3.22% 3
North Yorkshire - 5 £400 -
Harrogate - 5 £400 -
Berkshire -2 4 £375 -6.25%
West Midlands -25 3 £220 -21.42%
Leicestershire - 3 £375 -
Leicester - 3 £375 -
Wolverhampton +5 2 £235 -11.32%
Newbury - 2 £375 -
St Albans - 2 - -
City of London +15 1 £325 +4.00% 1
Scotland +1 1 £388 +45.81%
Glasgow -7 1 £388 +45.81%
West Yorkshire -17 1 £400 -
Leeds -21 1 £400 -
Basingstoke - 1 - -
Bath - 1 £325 -
Bracknell - 1 - -
Hampshire - 1 - - 1
Somerset - 1 £325 -
South West - 1 £325 -

JSTL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 93 (91.18%) Java
2 90 (88.24%) JSP
3 76 (74.51%) HTML
4 74 (72.55%) JavaScript
5 68 (66.67%) CSS
6 53 (51.96%) Ajax
7 49 (48.04%) Spring
8 45 (44.12%) E-Commerce
9 44 (43.14%) Servlets
9 44 (43.14%) J2EE
9 44 (43.14%) jQuery
10 41 (40.20%) MVC
11 39 (38.24%) Agile Software Development
12 37 (36.27%) XHTML
13 32 (31.37%) XML
14 30 (29.41%) JMS
15 29 (28.43%) Struts
16 26 (25.49%) Tomcat
16 26 (25.49%) JBoss
17 25 (24.51%) Linux
17 25 (24.51%) Maven
18 24 (23.53%) Oracle
18 24 (23.53%) Ant
19 23 (22.55%) WebLogic
19 23 (22.55%) EJB
19 23 (22.55%) CMS
20 22 (21.57%) Scrum
20 22 (21.57%) MySQL
21 21 (20.59%) Spring MVC
21 21 (20.59%) Java EE

JSTL
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 26 (25.49%) Tomcat
1 26 (25.49%) JBoss
2 23 (22.55%) WebLogic
2 23 (22.55%) CMS
3 19 (18.63%) WebSphere
4 17 (16.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 12 (11.76%) Apache
6 11 (10.78%) GlassFish
6 11 (10.78%) Apache Solr
7 4 (3.92%) Liferay
7 4 (3.92%) Alfresco
7 4 (3.92%) Mule
7 4 (3.92%) SharePoint
8 3 (2.94%) Mule ESB
9 2 (1.96%) Commerce Server
10 1 (0.98%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (0.98%) MQSeries
10 1 (0.98%) Documentum
10 1 (0.98%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (0.98%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (3.92%) InfoPath
2 3 (2.94%) MS Office
2 3 (2.94%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.96%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (1.96%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.98%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 1 (0.98%) Tridion
1 1 (0.98%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.88%) GitHub
2 1 (0.98%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.88%) SNMP
2 5 (4.90%) HTTP
3 1 (0.98%) LDAP
3 1 (0.98%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (21.57%) MySQL
2 9 (8.82%) DB2
3 8 (7.84%) Oracle Database
3 8 (7.84%) SQL Server
4 7 (6.86%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (4.90%) RDBMS
5 5 (4.90%) Relational Database
6 4 (3.92%) Cognos Query Studio
6 4 (3.92%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (3.92%) Jackrabbit
7 2 (1.96%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.98%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.98%) CloverETL
Development Applications
1 25 (24.51%) Maven
2 24 (23.53%) Ant
3 19 (18.63%) Grunt
4 18 (17.65%) Eclipse
5 17 (16.67%) Bower
6 16 (15.69%) Subversion
7 12 (11.76%) JUnit
8 11 (10.78%) Jenkins
9 6 (5.88%) Jasmine
9 6 (5.88%) Selenium
10 5 (4.90%) Git (software)
11 2 (1.96%) QUnit
11 2 (1.96%) Checkstyle
11 2 (1.96%) ERwin
12 1 (0.98%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
12 1 (0.98%) Log4j
12 1 (0.98%) Mockito
12 1 (0.98%) Axure RP
12 1 (0.98%) Hudson
12 1 (0.98%) Gerrit
General
1 11 (10.78%) Retail
2 6 (5.88%) Banking
3 5 (4.90%) Finance
4 4 (3.92%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.96%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.98%) Back Office
6 1 (0.98%) Military
6 1 (0.98%) Advertising
6 1 (0.98%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.98%) Greek Language
6 1 (0.98%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 96 (94.12%) Developer
2 52 (50.98%) Java Developer
3 24 (23.53%) Front-End Developer
4 10 (9.80%) Senior Developer
5 7 (6.86%) Senior Java Developer
6 6 (5.88%) Hybris Developer
6 6 (5.88%) Web Developer
7 5 (4.90%) Applications Developer
7 5 (4.90%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 4 (3.92%) Java Engineer
8 4 (3.92%) Java Web Developer
8 4 (3.92%) Architect
8 4 (3.92%) Technical Architect
9 3 (2.94%) Analyst
9 3 (2.94%) Systems Analyst
9 3 (2.94%) WebSphere Developer
10 2 (1.96%) Java Architect
10 2 (1.96%) Systems Developer
10 2 (1.96%) Senior Applications Developer
10 2 (1.96%) Java Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (88.24%) JSP
2 76 (74.51%) HTML
3 68 (66.67%) CSS
4 53 (51.96%) Ajax
5 49 (48.04%) Spring
6 44 (43.14%) Servlets
6 44 (43.14%) J2EE
6 44 (43.14%) jQuery
7 37 (36.27%) XHTML
8 32 (31.37%) XML
9 30 (29.41%) JMS
10 29 (28.43%) Struts
11 23 (22.55%) EJB
12 21 (20.59%) Spring MVC
12 21 (20.59%) Java EE
13 20 (19.61%) Sass
13 20 (19.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 20 (19.61%) Web Services
13 20 (19.61%) Hibernate
14 16 (15.69%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 16 (15.69%) User Experience
2 15 (14.71%) W3C
3 14 (13.73%) Open Source
4 7 (6.86%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (4.90%) Mathematics
5 5 (4.90%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.94%) Web 2.0
6 3 (2.94%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 25 (24.51%) Linux
2 11 (10.78%) UNIX
3 6 (5.88%) Windows
4 1 (0.98%) HPUX
4 1 (0.98%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (44.12%) E-Commerce
2 41 (40.20%) MVC
3 39 (38.24%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (21.57%) Scrum
5 20 (19.61%) TDD
6 18 (17.65%) UML
7 16 (15.69%) SOA
8 15 (14.71%) OO
9 9 (8.82%) Data Modelling
10 8 (7.84%) AOP
11 7 (6.86%) Software Testing
11 7 (6.86%) Web Application Development
11 7 (6.86%) BDD
12 6 (5.88%) User Stories
12 6 (5.88%) Concurrent Programming
12 6 (5.88%) Multithreading
12 6 (5.88%) OOD
12 6 (5.88%) RUP
12 6 (5.88%) RAD
12 6 (5.88%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 93 (91.18%) Java
2 74 (72.55%) JavaScript
3 14 (13.73%) SQL
4 10 (9.80%) PL/SQL
5 7 (6.86%) Python
5 7 (6.86%) XPath
6 6 (5.88%) JPQL
7 4 (3.92%) VBA
7 4 (3.92%) PHP
8 1 (0.98%) Perl
8 1 (0.98%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.98%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.98%) Scala
8 1 (0.98%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 13 (12.75%) Degree
2 4 (3.92%) OCPJP
2 4 (3.92%) Sun Certification
3 2 (1.96%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.96%) OCMJD
3 2 (1.96%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.96%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 2 (1.96%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 24 (23.53%) Oracle
2 16 (15.69%) hybris
3 13 (12.75%) IBM
4 6 (5.88%) Adobe
5 5 (4.90%) Endeca
6 4 (3.92%) Nuxeo
6 4 (3.92%) Sun
6 4 (3.92%) Microsoft
6 4 (3.92%) Cognos
7 2 (1.96%) Canoo
7 2 (1.96%) Alterian
8 1 (0.98%) Interwoven
8 1 (0.98%) ATG
8 1 (0.98%) Blue Martini
8 1 (0.98%) Elastic Path
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