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 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 525 508 479
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -29
Contract jobs citing JSTL 82 74 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.14% 0.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.56% 0.51% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 47 50
Average daily rate
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£400 £375 £354
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +6.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £250 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £408 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £359 £345
% change year-on-year
+11.49% +4.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £37.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £33.00

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
14620 14600 12823
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 26.99% 27.74% 27.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 9624 9677 8046
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 193 183 368
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £17.85 £17.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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 22 May 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 30 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 22 May 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 -17 79 £400 +6.66% 13
London +1 42 £413 +10.00% 8
Hertfordshire +2 13 - -
East of England +1 13 - -
Watford +3 10 - -
Canary Wharf -4 7 £500 -
East Midlands -4 7 £375 +15.38%
South East -10 7 £388 -3.12% 3
Yorkshire -12 6 £400 -
North Yorkshire - 5 £400 -
Harrogate - 5 £400 -
Berkshire -3 4 £375 -6.25% 2
Leicester - 4 £375 -
Leicestershire - 4 £375 -
Scotland -3 3 £400 +25.39%
St Albans - 3 - -
City of London +8 2 £325 -13.33% 1
Oxfordshire - 2 £400 -
Newbury - 2 £375 - 1
Wolverhampton +2 1 £250 -5.66%
Glasgow -6 1 £388 +21.47%
West Yorkshire -13 1 £400 -
Leeds -16 1 £400 -
West Midlands -18 1 £250 -12.28%
South West - 1 £325 - 2
Tyne and Wear - 1 £400 -
Somerset - 1 £325 -
Docklands, London - 1 - -
North East - 1 £400 -
Basingstoke - 1 - -

JSTL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 110 (92.44%) Java
2 106 (89.08%) JSP
3 84 (70.59%) JavaScript
4 79 (66.39%) HTML
5 71 (59.66%) CSS
6 59 (49.58%) J2EE
7 56 (47.06%) E-Commerce
8 55 (46.22%) Spring
9 54 (45.38%) Ajax
10 52 (43.70%) Servlets
11 48 (40.34%) XHTML
12 44 (36.97%) MVC
13 42 (35.29%) jQuery
14 40 (33.61%) Agile Software Development
14 40 (33.61%) Struts
15 39 (32.77%) JMS
16 34 (28.57%) JBoss
16 34 (28.57%) Maven
17 32 (26.89%) CMS
17 32 (26.89%) Tomcat
17 32 (26.89%) XML
18 31 (26.05%) Ant
19 28 (23.53%) Linux
20 25 (21.01%) WebSphere
20 25 (21.01%) Oracle
20 25 (21.01%) Scrum
21 24 (20.17%) TDD
21 24 (20.17%) EJB
21 24 (20.17%) Eclipse
21 24 (20.17%) Adobe Experience Manager

JSTL
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 34 (28.57%) JBoss
2 32 (26.89%) CMS
2 32 (26.89%) Tomcat
3 25 (21.01%) WebSphere
4 24 (20.17%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 21 (17.65%) WebLogic
6 12 (10.08%) Apache Solr
7 11 (9.24%) Apache
8 9 (7.56%) GlassFish
9 5 (4.20%) WebSphere Application Server
9 5 (4.20%) MQSeries
10 4 (3.36%) SharePoint
10 4 (3.36%) Liferay
10 4 (3.36%) Alfresco
11 2 (1.68%) Commerce Server
12 1 (0.84%) Elasticsearch
12 1 (0.84%) Jetty
12 1 (0.84%) Mule
12 1 (0.84%) nginx
12 1 (0.84%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (3.36%) InfoPath
2 3 (2.52%) MS Office
2 3 (2.52%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.84%) OmniGraffle
3 1 (0.84%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (4.20%) Tridion
2 1 (0.84%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (0.84%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.88%) Adobe Analytics
2 4 (3.36%) GitHub
3 1 (0.84%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.04%) SNMP
2 5 (4.20%) Internet
3 2 (1.68%) HTTP
4 1 (0.84%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (14.29%) MySQL
2 13 (10.92%) DB2
3 9 (7.56%) Relational Database
3 9 (7.56%) RDBMS
4 8 (6.72%) SQL Server
5 6 (5.04%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (5.04%) Oracle Database
6 4 (3.36%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (3.36%) Cognos Query Studio
7 2 (1.68%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.68%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.84%) Jackrabbit
Development Applications
1 34 (28.57%) Maven
2 31 (26.05%) Ant
3 24 (20.17%) Eclipse
4 18 (15.13%) Bower
4 18 (15.13%) Grunt
4 18 (15.13%) Subversion
5 16 (13.45%) JUnit
6 11 (9.24%) Jenkins
7 9 (7.56%) Jasmine
8 7 (5.88%) Git (software)
8 7 (5.88%) Selenium
9 5 (4.20%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
9 5 (4.20%) Log4j
10 3 (2.52%) ERwin
11 2 (1.68%) Checkstyle
11 2 (1.68%) QUnit
11 2 (1.68%) Gerrit
12 1 (0.84%) VisualVM
12 1 (0.84%) Mockito
12 1 (0.84%) Axure RP
General
1 11 (9.24%) Retail
2 9 (7.56%) Finance
3 5 (4.20%) Banking
4 4 (3.36%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.68%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.68%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.68%) Advertising
6 1 (0.84%) Marketing
6 1 (0.84%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.84%) Military
Job Titles
1 115 (96.64%) Developer
2 65 (54.62%) Java Developer
3 26 (21.85%) Front-End Developer
4 12 (10.08%) Senior Developer
5 11 (9.24%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 8 (6.72%) Hybris Developer
7 7 (5.88%) Applications Developer
7 7 (5.88%) Senior Java Developer
8 6 (5.04%) Web Developer
9 5 (4.20%) Java Web Developer
10 4 (3.36%) J2EE Developer
10 4 (3.36%) Java Engineer
11 3 (2.52%) Analyst
11 3 (2.52%) Systems Analyst
11 3 (2.52%) Senior Applications Developer
12 2 (1.68%) Systems Developer
12 2 (1.68%) WebSphere Developer
13 1 (0.84%) Full Stack Developer
13 1 (0.84%) Magento Developer
13 1 (0.84%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 106 (89.08%) JSP
2 79 (66.39%) HTML
3 71 (59.66%) CSS
4 59 (49.58%) J2EE
5 55 (46.22%) Spring
6 54 (45.38%) Ajax
7 52 (43.70%) Servlets
8 48 (40.34%) XHTML
9 42 (35.29%) jQuery
10 40 (33.61%) Struts
11 39 (32.77%) JMS
12 32 (26.89%) XML
13 24 (20.17%) EJB
14 23 (19.33%) Spring MVC
14 23 (19.33%) Hibernate
15 21 (17.65%) XSLT
15 21 (17.65%) Web Services
16 19 (15.97%) Sass
17 18 (15.13%) Semantic HTML
17 18 (15.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 19 (15.97%) W3C
1 19 (15.97%) User Experience
2 16 (13.45%) Open Source
3 6 (5.04%) Web 2.0
4 5 (4.20%) Inversion of Control
4 5 (4.20%) Mathematics
4 5 (4.20%) Computer Science
5 4 (3.36%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.84%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 28 (23.53%) Linux
2 13 (10.92%) UNIX
3 5 (4.20%) HPUX
3 5 (4.20%) Solaris
4 3 (2.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (47.06%) E-Commerce
2 44 (36.97%) MVC
3 40 (33.61%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (21.01%) Scrum
5 24 (20.17%) TDD
6 21 (17.65%) SOA
6 21 (17.65%) UML
7 18 (15.13%) OO
8 11 (9.24%) BDD
9 10 (8.40%) RAD
9 10 (8.40%) Data Modelling
9 10 (8.40%) AOP
10 8 (6.72%) Web Application Development
10 8 (6.72%) Kalman Filter
11 6 (5.04%) Content Management
11 6 (5.04%) RUP
11 6 (5.04%) Multithreading
11 6 (5.04%) User Stories
12 5 (4.20%) Validation
13 4 (3.36%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 110 (92.44%) Java
2 84 (70.59%) JavaScript
3 23 (19.33%) SQL
4 15 (12.61%) PL/SQL
5 14 (11.76%) XPath
6 8 (6.72%) Python
7 5 (4.20%) Bash Shell
7 5 (4.20%) Perl
8 4 (3.36%) PHP
8 4 (3.36%) VBA
9 3 (2.52%) JPQL
10 1 (0.84%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.84%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (10.92%) Degree
2 5 (4.20%) Sun Certification
2 5 (4.20%) OCPJP
3 2 (1.68%) OCMJD
3 2 (1.68%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.04%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.68%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 2 (1.68%) Vagrant
2 1 (0.84%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 25 (21.01%) Oracle
2 20 (16.81%) IBM
3 19 (15.97%) hybris
4 11 (9.24%) Adobe
5 7 (5.88%) Endeca
6 5 (4.20%) Elastic Path
6 5 (4.20%) Blue Martini
6 5 (4.20%) Microsoft
6 5 (4.20%) Sun
6 5 (4.20%) Interwoven
6 5 (4.20%) ATG
7 4 (3.36%) Cognos
7 4 (3.36%) Nuxeo
8 2 (1.68%) Alterian
8 2 (1.68%) Canoo
8 2 (1.68%) Sencha
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