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 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
JavaServer Pages Standard Tag Library (JSTL)
UK
Rank 567 594 590
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -4
Contract jobs citing JSTL 35 33 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.078% 0.063% 0.071%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.25% 0.22% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 15 19
Median daily rate £400 £420 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +29.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £360 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £575 £414
UK excluding London median daily rate £376 £375 £319
% change year-on-year
+0.33% +17.64%
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
13979 14840 14022
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 31.23% 28.54% 26.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 9757 10205 9249
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 161 248 193
Median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £20.95 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £60.62 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

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 25 February 2017.

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 18 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 25 February 2017. 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 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 +40 33 £400 -5.32% 5
London +24 28 £406 -3.84% 5
City of London +15 6 £414 +3.43%
Scotland +16 2 - -
Glasgow - 2 - -
Yorkshire +21 1 £400 +23.07%
South East +18 1 £353 -21.66%
West Yorkshire +15 1 £400 +23.07%
Leeds +4 1 £400 +23.07%
West Midlands - 1 - -
North East - 1 £350 -
East Midlands - 1 £400 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £400 -
East Sussex - 1 £353 -
Durham - 1 £350 -
Nottingham - 1 £400 -
Coventry - 1 - -
Brighton - 1 £353 -

JSTL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 72 (80.90%) Java
2 62 (69.66%) JavaScript
3 59 (66.29%) Agile Software Development
4 52 (58.43%) CSS
4 52 (58.43%) JSP
5 51 (57.30%) HTML
6 48 (53.93%) XML
6 48 (53.93%) Spring
7 41 (46.07%) Web Services
8 39 (43.82%) SQL
9 38 (42.70%) OO
10 36 (40.45%) J2EE
10 36 (40.45%) SOAP
11 35 (39.33%) REST
12 34 (38.20%) jQuery
13 32 (35.96%) Scrum
14 30 (33.71%) MVC
14 30 (33.71%) Tomcat
14 30 (33.71%) WebSphere
15 29 (32.58%) E-Commerce
15 29 (32.58%) TDD
16 27 (30.34%) AngularJS
17 25 (28.09%) Degree
17 25 (28.09%) hybris
17 25 (28.09%) Servlets
18 24 (26.97%) Adobe Experience Manager
19 23 (25.84%) CSS3
19 23 (25.84%) Computer Science
20 22 (24.72%) Front End Development
21 21 (23.60%) Spring MVC

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 30 (33.71%) Tomcat
1 30 (33.71%) WebSphere
2 24 (26.97%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 21 (23.60%) JBoss
4 20 (22.47%) WebLogic
5 14 (15.73%) Apache
5 14 (15.73%) GlassFish
6 13 (14.61%) CMS
7 9 (10.11%) Commerce Server
8 4 (4.49%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 4 (4.49%) WebSphere Application Server
9 3 (3.37%) MQSeries
10 2 (2.25%) Jetty
11 1 (1.12%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 2 (2.25%) Fireworks
1 2 (2.25%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.12%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (4.49%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.49%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.12%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.62%) Internet
2 4 (4.49%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (16.85%) Relational Database
2 13 (14.61%) MySQL
3 6 (6.74%) Oracle Database
4 5 (5.62%) DB2
4 5 (5.62%) NoSQL
5 4 (4.49%) MongoDB
5 4 (4.49%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (4.49%) RDBMS
6 3 (3.37%) Jackrabbit
7 2 (2.25%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (2.25%) SQL Server
8 1 (1.12%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (1.12%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.12%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (1.12%) Redis
Development Applications
1 20 (22.47%) JUnit
2 18 (20.22%) Maven
3 17 (19.10%) Ant
4 14 (15.73%) Eclipse
4 14 (15.73%) Git (software)
5 11 (12.36%) Mockito
6 8 (8.99%) IntelliJ
7 7 (7.87%) Selenium
8 6 (6.74%) Gradle
9 5 (5.62%) Grunt
9 5 (5.62%) gulp
9 5 (5.62%) Jasmine
9 5 (5.62%) JIRA
9 5 (5.62%) Log4j
9 5 (5.62%) Mocha
10 4 (4.49%) Jenkins
10 4 (4.49%) Spock
11 3 (3.37%) SoapUI
11 3 (3.37%) Subversion
11 3 (3.37%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 11 (12.36%) Advertising
2 9 (10.11%) Retail
3 5 (5.62%) Games
3 5 (5.62%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.49%) Aerospace
5 3 (3.37%) Marketing
5 3 (3.37%) Publishing
6 2 (2.25%) Banking
6 2 (2.25%) Finance
7 1 (1.12%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 82 (92.13%) Developer
2 33 (37.08%) Java Developer
3 25 (28.09%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 19 (21.35%) Hybris Developer
5 11 (12.36%) Senior Developer
6 7 (7.87%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 6 (6.74%) Angular Developer
7 6 (6.74%) Software Engineer
7 6 (6.74%) Web Developer
8 5 (5.62%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 4 (4.49%) Agile Developer
9 4 (4.49%) E-Commerce Developer
9 4 (4.49%) J2EE Developer
9 4 (4.49%) Java E-Commerce Developer
9 4 (4.49%) Java Engineer
9 4 (4.49%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 3 (3.37%) Agile Java Developer
10 3 (3.37%) Applications Developer
10 3 (3.37%) Senior Java Developer
11 2 (2.25%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (58.43%) CSS
1 52 (58.43%) JSP
2 51 (57.30%) HTML
3 48 (53.93%) Spring
3 48 (53.93%) XML
4 41 (46.07%) Web Services
5 36 (40.45%) J2EE
5 36 (40.45%) SOAP
6 35 (39.33%) REST
7 34 (38.20%) jQuery
8 27 (30.34%) AngularJS
9 25 (28.09%) Servlets
10 23 (25.84%) CSS3
11 21 (23.60%) Spring MVC
12 20 (22.47%) Struts
13 18 (20.22%) Ajax
13 18 (20.22%) HTML5
14 17 (19.10%) XHTML
15 16 (17.98%) Hibernate
15 16 (17.98%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 23 (25.84%) Computer Science
2 14 (15.73%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (7.87%) User Experience
4 2 (2.25%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.12%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.12%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 14 (15.73%) Linux
2 6 (6.74%) Unix
3 3 (3.37%) HPUX
3 3 (3.37%) Solaris
4 1 (1.12%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (66.29%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (42.70%) OO
3 32 (35.96%) Scrum
4 30 (33.71%) MVC
5 29 (32.58%) E-Commerce
5 29 (32.58%) TDD
6 22 (24.72%) Front End Development
7 20 (22.47%) UML
8 18 (20.22%) RAD
9 15 (16.85%) Content Management
9 15 (16.85%) Open Source
9 15 (16.85%) RUP
10 14 (15.73%) Validation
10 14 (15.73%) Web Development
11 11 (12.36%) Mathematics
11 11 (12.36%) Waterfall
12 9 (10.11%) Customer Requirements
12 9 (10.11%) Test Scripting
13 7 (7.87%) Unit Testing
14 6 (6.74%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 72 (80.90%) Java
2 62 (69.66%) JavaScript
3 39 (43.82%) SQL
4 8 (8.99%) XPath
5 5 (5.62%) Python
6 4 (4.49%) C#
7 3 (3.37%) Bash Shell
7 3 (3.37%) Perl
7 3 (3.37%) PHP
7 3 (3.37%) PL/SQL
7 3 (3.37%) Ruby
8 2 (2.25%) Groovy
8 2 (2.25%) Jython
Qualifications
1 25 (28.09%) Degree
2 3 (3.37%) OCPJP
Systems Management
1 1 (1.12%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 1 (1.12%) MOM
Vendors
1 25 (28.09%) hybris
2 21 (23.60%) Oracle
3 15 (16.85%) IBM
4 14 (15.73%) ATG
5 13 (14.61%) Adobe
6 7 (7.87%) Microsoft
7 5 (5.62%) Elastic Path
8 3 (3.37%) Blue Martini
8 3 (3.37%) Interwoven
8 3 (3.37%) OpenText
8 3 (3.37%) Perforce
9 2 (2.25%) Canoo
9 2 (2.25%) Demandware
9 2 (2.25%) Escenic
9 2 (2.25%) webMethods
10 1 (1.12%) BEA
10 1 (1.12%) Salesforce.com