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 3 March 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaServer Pages Standard Tag Library (JSTL)
Rank 552 471 458
Rank change year-on-year
-81 -13
Contract jobs citing JSTL 35 95 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.067% 0.19% 0.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.25% 0.69% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 65 41
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£325 £319 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.88% +6.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £226 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £375 £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £319 £298 £317
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.15%
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
14092 13775 12340
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 26.80% 27.14% 27.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 9244 8596 7738
Average daily rate £388 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £545
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 195 264 304
Average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.78 £15.98 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £48.70 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%

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 3 March 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 25 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 3 March 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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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 -47 35 £325 - 15
London -21 11 £325 -13.33% 10
East of England +5 6 - - 1
City of London +7 5 £294 +17.50% 3
South East -15 5 - - 3
Berkshire +2 3 - - 3
Yorkshire -10 1 £325 -
Chiswick - - - -
East Sussex - - - -
Kent - - - -
Norfolk - - - - 1
Oxfordshire - - - -
Surrey - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - -
Scotland - - - -
Newbury - - - - 1
Norwich - - - - 1
Oxford - - - -
Sittingbourne - - - -
Twickenham - - - -
Brighton - - - -
Chessington - - - -
Edinburgh - - - -
Hounslow - - - -
Leeds - - - -

JSTL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 70 (92.11%) Java
1 70 (92.11%) JSP
2 63 (82.89%) HTML
3 60 (78.95%) JavaScript
4 56 (73.68%) CSS
5 43 (56.58%) Ajax
6 36 (47.37%) Spring
6 36 (47.37%) Servlets
7 35 (46.05%) E-Commerce
8 34 (44.74%) jQuery
9 30 (39.47%) Agile Software Development
10 29 (38.16%) MVC
10 29 (38.16%) XML
11 25 (32.89%) J2EE
11 25 (32.89%) Tomcat
12 22 (28.95%) XHTML
12 22 (28.95%) Linux
12 22 (28.95%) MySQL
13 21 (27.63%) Maven
13 21 (27.63%) Java EE
14 20 (26.32%) Hibernate
14 20 (26.32%) Web Services
15 19 (25.00%) Oracle
16 18 (23.68%) JBoss
16 18 (23.68%) CMS
17 17 (22.37%) UML
17 17 (22.37%) JMS
18 16 (21.05%) Struts
19 15 (19.74%) Eclipse
19 15 (19.74%) W3C

JSTL
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 25 (32.89%) Tomcat
2 18 (23.68%) JBoss
2 18 (23.68%) CMS
3 13 (17.11%) Apache
4 12 (15.79%) WebLogic
5 8 (10.53%) Apache Solr
5 8 (10.53%) Adobe CQ
6 7 (9.21%) GlassFish
7 5 (6.58%) WebSphere
8 4 (5.26%) Alfresco
8 4 (5.26%) Liferay
8 4 (5.26%) SharePoint
9 3 (3.95%) Mule
10 1 (1.32%) Documentum
10 1 (1.32%) Commerce Server
10 1 (1.32%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 4 (5.26%) InfoPath
2 3 (3.95%) MS Office
2 3 (3.95%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.63%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (2.63%) Photoshop
4 1 (1.32%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.89%) GitHub
2 1 (1.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (13.16%) SNMP
2 4 (5.26%) HTTP
3 1 (1.32%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (28.95%) MySQL
2 7 (9.21%) SQL Server
2 7 (9.21%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (9.21%) Oracle Database
3 6 (7.89%) DB2
4 4 (5.26%) Jackrabbit
4 4 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (5.26%) Relational Database
4 4 (5.26%) Cognos Query Studio
4 4 (5.26%) RDBMS
5 3 (3.95%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.63%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.32%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.32%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.32%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.32%) Big Data
7 1 (1.32%) CloverETL
7 1 (1.32%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 21 (27.63%) Maven
2 15 (19.74%) Eclipse
3 11 (14.47%) Subversion
4 10 (13.16%) Ant
4 10 (13.16%) JUnit
5 9 (11.84%) Jenkins
5 9 (11.84%) Grunt
6 7 (9.21%) Bower
7 5 (6.58%) Selenium
7 5 (6.58%) Git (software)
8 4 (5.26%) Checkstyle
9 3 (3.95%) JIRA
9 3 (3.95%) Mockito
9 3 (3.95%) SoapUI
9 3 (3.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 3 (3.95%) Bitbucket
10 1 (1.32%) QUnit
10 1 (1.32%) Axure RP
10 1 (1.32%) Hudson
10 1 (1.32%) Gerrit
General
1 12 (15.79%) Retail
2 6 (7.89%) Banking
3 5 (6.58%) Finance
4 2 (2.63%) Back Office
4 2 (2.63%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.32%) Military
5 1 (1.32%) Marketing
5 1 (1.32%) Greek Language
5 1 (1.32%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.32%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 71 (93.42%) Developer
2 42 (55.26%) Java Developer
3 18 (23.68%) Front-End Developer
4 8 (10.53%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 7 (9.21%) Java Engineer
6 6 (7.89%) Senior Java Developer
6 6 (7.89%) Senior Developer
7 5 (6.58%) Web Developer
8 3 (3.95%) Analyst
8 3 (3.95%) Systems Analyst
8 3 (3.95%) Technical Architect
8 3 (3.95%) Architect
9 2 (2.63%) Java Web Developer
9 2 (2.63%) JavaScript Developer
9 2 (2.63%) Java Architect
9 2 (2.63%) Front-End Web Developer
9 2 (2.63%) Java Technical Architect
9 2 (2.63%) WebSphere Developer
9 2 (2.63%) J2EE Developer
10 1 (1.32%) Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (92.11%) JSP
2 63 (82.89%) HTML
3 56 (73.68%) CSS
4 43 (56.58%) Ajax
5 36 (47.37%) Spring
5 36 (47.37%) Servlets
6 34 (44.74%) jQuery
7 29 (38.16%) XML
8 25 (32.89%) J2EE
9 22 (28.95%) XHTML
10 21 (27.63%) Java EE
11 20 (26.32%) Web Services
11 20 (26.32%) Hibernate
12 17 (22.37%) JMS
13 16 (21.05%) Struts
14 14 (18.42%) CSS3
14 14 (18.42%) HTML5
15 13 (17.11%) Semantic HTML
15 13 (17.11%) EJB
15 13 (17.11%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 15 (19.74%) W3C
1 15 (19.74%) User Experience
2 6 (7.89%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (6.58%) Open Source
4 3 (3.95%) Web 2.0
5 1 (1.32%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.32%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.32%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 22 (28.95%) Linux
2 8 (10.53%) UNIX
3 6 (7.89%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (46.05%) E-Commerce
2 30 (39.47%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (38.16%) MVC
4 17 (22.37%) UML
5 14 (18.42%) OO
5 14 (18.42%) TDD
5 14 (18.42%) Scrum
6 11 (14.47%) SOA
7 10 (13.16%) Multithreading
7 10 (13.16%) User Stories
8 7 (9.21%) B2B
8 7 (9.21%) E-business
9 6 (7.89%) OOP
9 6 (7.89%) OOD
9 6 (7.89%) Software Testing
10 5 (6.58%) Analytics
10 5 (6.58%) Data Modelling
11 4 (5.26%) ITIL
11 4 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
12 3 (3.95%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 70 (92.11%) Java
2 60 (78.95%) JavaScript
3 11 (14.47%) SQL
4 6 (7.89%) JPQL
5 4 (5.26%) VBA
5 4 (5.26%) PHP
6 3 (3.95%) PL/SQL
7 2 (2.63%) Scala
8 1 (1.32%) C++
8 1 (1.32%) Python
8 1 (1.32%) XQuery
8 1 (1.32%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.32%) XPath
Qualifications
1 8 (10.53%) Degree
2 2 (2.63%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.32%) VCP4
3 1 (1.32%) HND
3 1 (1.32%) Sun Certification
3 1 (1.32%) OCPJP
3 1 (1.32%) OCMJD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (13.16%) QA
Vendors
1 19 (25.00%) Oracle
2 8 (10.53%) hybris
3 6 (7.89%) Adobe
4 5 (6.58%) IBM
5 4 (5.26%) Cognos
6 3 (3.95%) Canoo
6 3 (3.95%) Microsoft
7 2 (2.63%) Alterian
8 1 (1.32%) Endeca
8 1 (1.32%) Sun
8 1 (1.32%) Sybase
8 1 (1.32%) Trapeze
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