The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaServer Pages Standard Tag Library (JSTL)
Rank 485 480 528
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +48
Contract jobs citing JSTL 102 64 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.18% 0.13% 0.099%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.67% 0.50% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 41 46
Average daily rate £355 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.23% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £319 £250
% change year-on-year
+1.88% +27.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
15117 12750 15276
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 26.85% 26.72% 25.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 9729 7964 9020
Average daily rate £375 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £255 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 228 352 384
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £17.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £44.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -50 94 £375 +15.38% 7
London +1 47 £375 +15.38% 3
East of England -17 18 £375 -
West Midlands -4 17 £280 +7.69%
Hertfordshire -7 10 £375 -
Scotland -7 6 £319 -
Watford -16 6 £375 -
City of London -15 4 £313 -3.84%
Birmingham - 4 £338 -
South East -26 3 £388 -8.82% 1
Bedfordshire - 3 £374 -
Luton - 2 £374 -
Buckinghamshire -18 1 - - 1
Berkshire -22 1 £400 -5.88%
South West - 1 - - 2
Milton Keynes - 1 - -
Newbury - - - -
Norwich - - - -
Preston - - - -
Reading - - - -
Sittingbourne - - - -
Denbighshire - - - -
Gloucestershire - - - - 1
Hampshire - - - -
Bristol - - - - 1
Bury St Edmunds - - - -
Edinburgh - - - -
Gloucester - - - - 1
High Wycombe - - - - 1
Liverpool - - - -

JSTL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 164 (97.62%) JSP
2 155 (92.26%) HTML
3 154 (91.67%) JavaScript
4 151 (89.88%) Java
5 107 (63.69%) CSS
6 95 (56.55%) J2EE
7 93 (55.36%) Spring
8 85 (50.60%) jQuery
9 80 (47.62%) XML
10 78 (46.43%) Subversion
11 67 (39.88%) Ant
11 67 (39.88%) Eclipse
12 57 (33.93%) XSLT
12 57 (33.93%) Servlets
13 54 (32.14%) MVC
14 53 (31.55%) Linux
15 52 (30.95%) Struts
15 52 (30.95%) HTML5
16 51 (30.36%) XHTML
17 50 (29.76%) E-Commerce
18 49 (29.17%) UNIX
18 49 (29.17%) Maven
19 47 (27.98%) CSS3
20 46 (27.38%) Apache
21 45 (26.79%) Ajax
22 42 (25.00%) Oracle
23 41 (24.40%) OO
23 41 (24.40%) Spring MVC
24 40 (23.81%) RDBMS
24 40 (23.81%) SQL

JSTL
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 46 (27.38%) Apache
2 37 (22.02%) Tomcat
3 31 (18.45%) CMS
4 26 (15.48%) WebSphere
5 20 (11.90%) MQSeries
5 20 (11.90%) WebSphere Application Server
6 7 (4.17%) Apache Solr
7 3 (1.79%) WebLogic
8 2 (1.19%) Confluence
8 2 (1.19%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.60%) WordPress
9 1 (0.60%) Mule
9 1 (0.60%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.60%) Documentum
Applications
1 4 (2.38%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 19 (11.31%) Tridion
2 2 (1.19%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.60%) Global One
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.19%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (11.31%) Internet
2 1 (0.60%) RTCP
2 1 (0.60%) RTP
2 1 (0.60%) LDAP
2 1 (0.60%) SSL
2 1 (0.60%) GSM
2 1 (0.60%) SMS
2 1 (0.60%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (23.81%) RDBMS
1 40 (23.81%) Relational Database
2 22 (13.10%) DB2
3 21 (12.50%) Oracle Database
4 13 (7.74%) SQL Server
5 12 (7.14%) MySQL
6 8 (4.76%) MarkLogic
7 7 (4.17%) Triplestore
8 3 (1.79%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (1.19%) Pentaho
10 1 (0.60%) CloverETL
10 1 (0.60%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 78 (46.43%) Subversion
2 67 (39.88%) Ant
2 67 (39.88%) Eclipse
3 49 (29.17%) Maven
4 24 (14.29%) JUnit
5 20 (11.90%) Log4j
6 19 (11.31%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
7 8 (4.76%) Git (software)
8 7 (4.17%) Grunt
8 7 (4.17%) Bower
9 6 (3.57%) JIRA
10 5 (2.98%) JDeveloper
11 4 (2.38%) Jenkins
11 4 (2.38%) Axure RP
12 3 (1.79%) Hudson
12 3 (1.79%) PhoneGap
12 3 (1.79%) PVCS
13 1 (0.60%) Selenium
13 1 (0.60%) FitNesse
13 1 (0.60%) WebDriver
General
1 36 (21.43%) Finance
2 26 (15.48%) Retail
3 20 (11.90%) Manufacturing
4 7 (4.17%) Publishing
5 6 (3.57%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (2.38%) Banking
7 3 (1.79%) Advertising
8 2 (1.19%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.19%) Back Office
9 1 (0.60%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.60%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 151 (89.88%) Developer
2 99 (58.93%) Java Developer
3 36 (21.43%) Front-End Developer
4 31 (18.45%) Web Developer
5 24 (14.29%) Java Web Developer
6 11 (6.55%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 11 (6.55%) Programmer
7 10 (5.95%) Java Programmer
8 8 (4.76%) Analyst Programmer
8 8 (4.76%) Analyst
9 7 (4.17%) UI Developer
9 7 (4.17%) UI Programmer
9 7 (4.17%) Java Analyst Programmer
10 5 (2.98%) Senior Programmer
11 4 (2.38%) Developer Analyst
11 4 (2.38%) User Experience Designer
11 4 (2.38%) Designer
11 4 (2.38%) Mobile Developer
11 4 (2.38%) Senior Java Programmer
12 3 (1.79%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 164 (97.62%) JSP
2 155 (92.26%) HTML
3 107 (63.69%) CSS
4 95 (56.55%) J2EE
5 93 (55.36%) Spring
6 85 (50.60%) jQuery
7 80 (47.62%) XML
8 57 (33.93%) XSLT
8 57 (33.93%) Servlets
9 52 (30.95%) Struts
9 52 (30.95%) HTML5
10 51 (30.36%) XHTML
11 47 (27.98%) CSS3
12 45 (26.79%) Ajax
13 41 (24.40%) Spring MVC
14 40 (23.81%) EJB
15 36 (21.43%) JMS
15 36 (21.43%) JDBC
15 36 (21.43%) Hibernate
16 34 (20.24%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 23 (13.69%) W3C
2 19 (11.31%) Web 2.0
3 8 (4.76%) Semantic Web
4 6 (3.57%) Computer Science
4 6 (3.57%) Pharmacovigilance
5 5 (2.98%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (1.19%) iPhone
6 2 (1.19%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.60%) Open Source
7 1 (0.60%) Kindle
7 1 (0.60%) SWIFT
7 1 (0.60%) iPad
7 1 (0.60%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.60%) Equities
7 1 (0.60%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.60%) GIS
7 1 (0.60%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 53 (31.55%) Linux
2 49 (29.17%) UNIX
3 19 (11.31%) HPUX
3 19 (11.31%) Solaris
4 2 (1.19%) Windows
4 2 (1.19%) MVS
5 1 (0.60%) Windows Vista
5 1 (0.60%) Android
5 1 (0.60%) AIX
5 1 (0.60%) Windows 2000
5 1 (0.60%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (32.14%) MVC
2 50 (29.76%) E-Commerce
3 41 (24.40%) OO
4 26 (15.48%) Content Management
5 21 (12.50%) RAD
6 20 (11.90%) Web Development
7 19 (11.31%) UML
8 18 (10.71%) TDD
9 12 (7.14%) Test Scripting
10 11 (6.55%) Web Design
11 10 (5.95%) Technical Analysis
12 9 (5.36%) MVVM
12 9 (5.36%) Agile Software Development
13 7 (4.17%) Responsive Web Design
13 7 (4.17%) Configuration Management
14 5 (2.98%) Continuous Integration
14 5 (2.98%) OOD
14 5 (2.98%) OOP
15 4 (2.38%) Scrum
15 4 (2.38%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 154 (91.67%) JavaScript
2 151 (89.88%) Java
3 40 (23.81%) SQL
4 20 (11.90%) Perl
5 19 (11.31%) XPath
5 19 (11.31%) Bash Shell
6 9 (5.36%) XQuery
7 4 (2.38%) PHP
8 2 (1.19%) PL/SQL
8 2 (1.19%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.60%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 13 (7.74%) OCPJP
1 13 (7.74%) Sun Certification
2 7 (4.17%) Degree
3 2 (1.19%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.60%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.79%) QA
2 1 (0.60%) WAI
2 1 (0.60%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (4.76%) Squid
2 1 (0.60%) KVM
Systems Management
1 1 (0.60%) SCCM
1 1 (0.60%) SCOM
Vendors
1 42 (25.00%) Oracle
2 26 (15.48%) ATG
3 24 (14.29%) Alterian
4 21 (12.50%) IBM
5 19 (11.31%) Blue Martini
5 19 (11.31%) Elastic Path
5 19 (11.31%) Interwoven
6 13 (7.74%) Sun
7 11 (6.55%) hybris
8 3 (1.79%) Perforce
9 2 (1.19%) JBoss
10 1 (0.60%) Sencha
10 1 (0.60%) ION Trading
10 1 (0.60%) SunGard
10 1 (0.60%) ESRI
10 1 (0.60%) Sybase
10 1 (0.60%) Adobe
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