The table below looks at the statistics for JSTL skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JSTL over the 3 months to 23 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
23 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaServer Pages Standard Tag Library (JSTL)
Rank 590 592 571
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -21
Contract jobs citing JSTL 60 62 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.11% 0.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.37% 0.39% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 33 28
Median daily rate £398 £375 £362
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £353 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £293 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-22.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
16194 16027 15399
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 29.63% 27.85% 27.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 11240 10816 9791
Median daily rate £418 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.37% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 191 273 218
Median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.58 £17.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £52.37 £55.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%

JSTL
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing JSTL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 23 August 2016.

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 13 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JSTL within the UK over the 3 months to 23 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +2 60 £398 +6.00% 6
London +15 50 £400 -5.88% 5
City of London - 8 £398 -
West Midlands -29 6 £285 -21.37%
Birmingham -9 4 £220 -42.29%
West Sussex +1 2 £293 -19.19%
South East -10 2 £293 -19.19% 1
Warwickshire - 2 £350 -
Docklands, London +11 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 £300 -
Sheffield - 1 £300 -
Burgess Hill - 1 £293 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £300 -

JSTL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing JSTL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for JSTL.

1 113 (96.58%) Java
2 108 (92.31%) JavaScript
3 99 (84.62%) HTML
4 97 (82.91%) JSP
5 93 (79.49%) CSS
6 82 (70.09%) Spring
7 72 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
8 64 (54.70%) SQL
9 62 (52.99%) XML
10 58 (49.57%) Servlets
11 57 (48.72%) Hibernate
11 57 (48.72%) MVC
12 54 (46.15%) J2EE
13 51 (43.59%) Web Services
14 46 (39.32%) Tomcat
14 46 (39.32%) Spring MVC
15 45 (38.46%) JBoss
16 42 (35.90%) SOAP
16 42 (35.90%) Struts
17 41 (35.04%) Maven
18 40 (34.19%) Adobe Experience Manager
18 40 (34.19%) JUnit
19 39 (33.33%) Eclipse
19 39 (33.33%) Ajax
20 38 (32.48%) jQuery
20 38 (32.48%) REST
21 35 (29.91%) Scrum
22 33 (28.21%) Oracle
23 32 (27.35%) Java EE
24 30 (25.64%) Adobe

JSTL
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 46 (39.32%) Tomcat
2 45 (38.46%) JBoss
3 40 (34.19%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 24 (20.51%) WebSphere
5 22 (18.80%) CMS
6 14 (11.97%) Apache
7 10 (8.55%) GlassFish
8 7 (5.98%) Commerce Server
9 5 (4.27%) WebLogic
10 3 (2.56%) Mule
10 3 (2.56%) WebSphere Application Server
11 2 (1.71%) MQSeries
12 1 (0.85%) Apache Solr
12 1 (0.85%) OpenCms
Applications
1 2 (1.71%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (1.71%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.71%) Adobe Campaign
1 2 (1.71%) Global One
2 1 (0.85%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.13%) GitHub
2 2 (1.71%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 17 (14.53%) SNMP
2 2 (1.71%) HTTP
2 2 (1.71%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (11.11%) MySQL
2 9 (7.69%) DB2
2 9 (7.69%) Oracle Database
3 7 (5.98%) Relational Database
3 7 (5.98%) SQL Server
4 4 (3.42%) Data Mining
4 4 (3.42%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.71%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (1.71%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.71%) UniData
6 1 (0.85%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.85%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.85%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.85%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 41 (35.04%) Maven
2 40 (34.19%) JUnit
3 39 (33.33%) Eclipse
4 27 (23.08%) Subversion
5 21 (17.95%) Ant
6 20 (17.09%) Mockito
7 18 (15.38%) Git (software)
8 17 (14.53%) SoapUI
9 16 (13.68%) Selenium
10 15 (12.82%) Jenkins
10 15 (12.82%) QUnit
11 13 (11.11%) Gradle
11 13 (11.11%) IntelliJ
12 9 (7.69%) Checkstyle
12 9 (7.69%) JIRA
12 9 (7.69%) jMock
12 9 (7.69%) JSUnit
12 9 (7.69%) Karma Test Runner
13 7 (5.98%) Cucumber
14 4 (3.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 21 (17.95%) Retail
2 5 (4.27%) Advertising
2 5 (4.27%) Finance
2 5 (4.27%) Publishing
3 3 (2.56%) Banking
4 2 (1.71%) Games
5 1 (0.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 107 (91.45%) Developer
2 61 (52.14%) Java Developer
3 31 (26.50%) Lead Developer
4 23 (19.66%) Lead Java Developer
5 19 (16.24%) JavaScript Developer
6 14 (11.97%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 10 (8.55%) HTML Developer
8 9 (7.69%) Agile Developer
8 9 (7.69%) Architect
8 9 (7.69%) UI Developer
9 8 (6.84%) Hybris Developer
9 8 (6.84%) Senior Developer
10 7 (5.98%) Agile Java Developer
10 7 (5.98%) HTML CSS Developer
10 7 (5.98%) J2EE Developer
10 7 (5.98%) XML Developer
11 6 (5.13%) Java Engineer
11 6 (5.13%) Web Developer
12 5 (4.27%) Domain Architect
12 5 (4.27%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (84.62%) HTML
2 97 (82.91%) JSP
3 93 (79.49%) CSS
4 82 (70.09%) Spring
5 62 (52.99%) XML
6 58 (49.57%) Servlets
7 57 (48.72%) Hibernate
8 54 (46.15%) J2EE
9 51 (43.59%) Web Services
10 46 (39.32%) Spring MVC
11 42 (35.90%) SOAP
11 42 (35.90%) Struts
12 39 (33.33%) Ajax
13 38 (32.48%) jQuery
13 38 (32.48%) REST
14 32 (27.35%) Java EE
15 29 (24.79%) RESTful
16 28 (23.93%) JMS
17 25 (21.37%) Apache Sling
17 25 (21.37%) OSGi
Miscellaneous
1 26 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (19.66%) Computer Science
3 8 (6.84%) Web 2.0
4 5 (4.27%) User Experience
5 2 (1.71%) Equities
5 2 (1.71%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.71%) SWIFT
5 2 (1.71%) W3C
6 1 (0.85%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.85%) Mobile Games
6 1 (0.85%) Social Gaming
Operating Systems
1 20 (17.09%) Linux
2 4 (3.42%) Unix
3 2 (1.71%) Android
3 2 (1.71%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (48.72%) MVC
3 35 (29.91%) Scrum
4 26 (22.22%) Content Management
5 25 (21.37%) SOA
6 24 (20.51%) E-Commerce
7 22 (18.80%) OO
8 21 (17.95%) Analytics
8 21 (17.95%) Customer Engagement
8 21 (17.95%) User Stories
9 20 (17.09%) TDD
10 19 (16.24%) Multithreading
11 17 (14.53%) Web Development
12 13 (11.11%) Front End Development
13 12 (10.26%) UML
14 10 (8.55%) B2B
14 10 (8.55%) Web Application Development
15 9 (7.69%) Unit Testing
16 8 (6.84%) Microservices
17 7 (5.98%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 113 (96.58%) Java
2 108 (92.31%) JavaScript
3 64 (54.70%) SQL
4 13 (11.11%) PL/SQL
5 3 (2.56%) Apex Code
5 3 (2.56%) PHP
5 3 (2.56%) Python
5 3 (2.56%) SOQL
6 2 (1.71%) C#
6 2 (1.71%) Perl
7 1 (0.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 23 (19.66%) Degree
2 9 (7.69%) SC Cleared
2 9 (7.69%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.56%) DV Cleared
3 3 (2.56%) OCMJD
3 3 (2.56%) Sun Certification
4 2 (1.71%) OCPJP
5 1 (0.85%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.27%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.71%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (1.71%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.85%) Puppet
Vendors
1 33 (28.21%) Oracle
2 30 (25.64%) Adobe
3 15 (12.82%) hybris
4 12 (10.26%) ATG
5 10 (8.55%) Canoo
6 9 (7.69%) ESRI
7 7 (5.98%) IBM
8 5 (4.27%) Sencha
9 4 (3.42%) Escenic
9 4 (3.42%) Pegasus
10 3 (2.56%) Endeca
10 3 (2.56%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (2.56%) Sun
11 2 (1.71%) Apple
11 2 (1.71%) Google
11 2 (1.71%) Microsoft
11 2 (1.71%) Sybase
12 1 (0.85%) SAP
12 1 (0.85%) SunGard
12 1 (0.85%) Vignette