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 28 November 2014 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaServer Pages Standard Tag Library (JSTL)
Rank 559 500 516
Rank change year-on-year
-59 +16
Contract jobs citing JSTL 41 81 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.071% 0.16% 0.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.27% 0.55% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 63 32
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£375 £325 £284
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +14.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £234 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £495 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £283
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +14.73%
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
15375 14633 14419
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 26.65% 28.27% 28.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 10489 9488 8807
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 172 283 393
Average hourly rate £35.00 £33.84 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.42% +4.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £17.04 £14.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.60 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%

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 28 November 2014.

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 28 November 2014. 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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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 -90 38 £375 +15.38% 18
London 0 33 £400 +23.07% 8
South East -40 2 £363 +3.57% 5
City of London +20 1 £400 +23.07% 1
Glasgow -8 1 - -
Scotland -13 1 - -
South West - 1 £375 - 2
Wiltshire - 1 £375 - 2
Yorkshire - 1 £325 - 1
Surrey - 1 £375 - 1
Hampshire - 1 £350 - 1
Hertfordshire - - - -
Kent - - - - 1
Norfolk - - - - 2
Oxfordshire - - - - 1
High Wycombe - - - -
Hounslow - - - - 1
Leeds - - - -
Manchester - - - -
Newbury - - - - 1
Norwich - - - - 2
Oxford - - - - 1
Sittingbourne - - - - 1
Stockport - - - -
Watford - - - -
Berkshire - - - - 1
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Cheshire - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - -
Basingstoke - - - -

JSTL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 94 (98.95%) JSP
2 90 (94.74%) Java
3 87 (91.58%) JavaScript
4 85 (89.47%) HTML
5 81 (85.26%) CSS
6 49 (51.58%) E-Commerce
7 43 (45.26%) Servlets
8 40 (42.11%) Spring
9 38 (40.00%) XHTML
10 37 (38.95%) J2EE
11 36 (37.89%) Ajax
12 35 (36.84%) XML
13 32 (33.68%) W3C
14 31 (32.63%) jQuery
15 29 (30.53%) Semantic HTML
16 28 (29.47%) CSS3
16 28 (29.47%) HTML5
16 28 (29.47%) Web Services
17 26 (27.37%) MVC
17 26 (27.37%) Agile Software Development
18 25 (26.32%) Retail
19 23 (24.21%) Linux
20 22 (23.16%) JMS
20 22 (23.16%) Hibernate
20 22 (23.16%) User Experience
21 21 (22.11%) Maven
21 21 (22.11%) Apache
21 21 (22.11%) OO
22 20 (21.05%) Struts
22 20 (21.05%) CMS

JSTL
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 21 (22.11%) Apache
2 20 (21.05%) CMS
3 16 (16.84%) Tomcat
4 12 (12.63%) JBoss
4 12 (12.63%) WebLogic
5 8 (8.42%) Adobe CQ
6 5 (5.26%) GlassFish
7 3 (3.16%) WebSphere
7 3 (3.16%) Mule
8 1 (1.05%) Apache Solr
8 1 (1.05%) Node.js
8 1 (1.05%) Oracle Coherence
8 1 (1.05%) Alfresco
8 1 (1.05%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.05%) Documentum
8 1 (1.05%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 2 (2.11%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (2.11%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.05%) MS Office
2 1 (1.05%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.05%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.26%) GitHub
2 1 (1.05%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (13.68%) SNMP
2 4 (4.21%) HTTP
3 1 (1.05%) Network Security
3 1 (1.05%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (12.63%) MySQL
2 6 (6.32%) Oracle Database
3 4 (4.21%) DB2
3 4 (4.21%) Jackrabbit
4 3 (3.16%) NoSQL
4 3 (3.16%) SQL Server
5 2 (2.11%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.05%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.05%) Cognos Query Studio
6 1 (1.05%) CloverETL
6 1 (1.05%) Big Data
6 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.05%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.05%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.05%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.05%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.05%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.05%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.05%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 21 (22.11%) Maven
2 18 (18.95%) Eclipse
3 16 (16.84%) Subversion
4 15 (15.79%) JUnit
5 13 (13.68%) Ant
6 10 (10.53%) Jenkins
7 4 (4.21%) Selenium
7 4 (4.21%) JIRA
7 4 (4.21%) Hudson
8 3 (3.16%) Bitbucket
8 3 (3.16%) SoapUI
8 3 (3.16%) Mockito
8 3 (3.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (3.16%) ERwin
8 3 (3.16%) Checkstyle
9 2 (2.11%) Git (software)
9 2 (2.11%) Grunt
10 1 (1.05%) HtmlUnit
10 1 (1.05%) Canoo WebTest
10 1 (1.05%) Cucumber
General
1 25 (26.32%) Retail
2 18 (18.95%) Finance
3 11 (11.58%) Manufacturing
4 6 (6.32%) Banking
5 3 (3.16%) Publishing
6 2 (2.11%) Advertising
6 2 (2.11%) Back Office
7 1 (1.05%) Greek Language
7 1 (1.05%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 91 (95.79%) Developer
2 43 (45.26%) Java Developer
3 35 (36.84%) Front-End Developer
4 13 (13.68%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 12 (12.63%) Web Developer
6 10 (10.53%) Java Engineer
7 7 (7.37%) Java Web Developer
8 4 (4.21%) Senior Java Developer
8 4 (4.21%) Applications Developer
8 4 (4.21%) Senior Developer
9 3 (3.16%) Architect
9 3 (3.16%) Technical Architect
9 3 (3.16%) J2EE Developer
10 2 (2.11%) JavaScript Developer
10 2 (2.11%) Java Technical Architect
10 2 (2.11%) Java Architect
10 2 (2.11%) Front-End Web Developer
10 2 (2.11%) UI Developer
10 2 (2.11%) UI Programmer
11 1 (1.05%) Java/J2EE Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (98.95%) JSP
2 85 (89.47%) HTML
3 81 (85.26%) CSS
4 43 (45.26%) Servlets
5 40 (42.11%) Spring
6 38 (40.00%) XHTML
7 37 (38.95%) J2EE
8 36 (37.89%) Ajax
9 35 (36.84%) XML
10 31 (32.63%) jQuery
11 29 (30.53%) Semantic HTML
12 28 (29.47%) CSS3
12 28 (29.47%) HTML5
12 28 (29.47%) Web Services
13 22 (23.16%) JMS
13 22 (23.16%) Hibernate
14 20 (21.05%) Struts
14 20 (21.05%) Java EE
15 17 (17.89%) Spring MVC
16 13 (13.68%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 32 (33.68%) W3C
2 22 (23.16%) User Experience
3 5 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (4.21%) Open Source
5 3 (3.16%) Taxonomies
5 3 (3.16%) Web 2.0
6 1 (1.05%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.05%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.05%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 23 (24.21%) Linux
2 12 (12.63%) UNIX
3 5 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (51.58%) E-Commerce
2 26 (27.37%) MVC
2 26 (27.37%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (22.11%) OO
4 18 (18.95%) UML
5 17 (17.89%) TDD
6 16 (16.84%) Scrum
6 16 (16.84%) SOA
7 13 (13.68%) Multithreading
7 13 (13.68%) User Stories
8 10 (10.53%) E-business
8 10 (10.53%) B2B
9 9 (9.47%) OOP
10 7 (7.37%) Content Management
11 5 (5.26%) Analytics
11 5 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (5.26%) Data Modelling
11 5 (5.26%) OOD
11 5 (5.26%) Software Testing
12 4 (4.21%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 90 (94.74%) Java
2 87 (91.58%) JavaScript
3 19 (20.00%) SQL
4 9 (9.47%) PHP
5 7 (7.37%) PL/SQL
6 5 (5.26%) JPQL
6 5 (5.26%) Python
7 3 (3.16%) Scala
8 2 (2.11%) XQuery
9 1 (1.05%) Groovy
9 1 (1.05%) XPath
9 1 (1.05%) VBA
9 1 (1.05%) C++
9 1 (1.05%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (4.21%) OCPJP
2 3 (3.16%) Degree
3 2 (2.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (14.74%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.05%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 18 (18.95%) Oracle
2 10 (10.53%) Adobe
3 4 (4.21%) Canoo
4 3 (3.16%) IBM
4 3 (3.16%) Alterian
5 1 (1.05%) Twitter
5 1 (1.05%) Trapeze
5 1 (1.05%) Sybase
5 1 (1.05%) Cognos
5 1 (1.05%) Microsoft
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