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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaServer Pages Standard Tag Library (JSTL)
Rank 543 534 524
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -10
Contract jobs citing JSTL 61 31 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.061% 0.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.40% 0.22% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 23 35
Average daily rate
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£325 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £278 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £500 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £400 £273
% change year-on-year
-11.31% +46.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £37.75 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £33.00 -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
15100 14239 14923
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.62% 27.86% 25.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 9730 9049 9104
Average daily rate £375 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £324
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +0.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 221 291 365
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.70 £20.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%

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 July 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 July 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 +15 52 £313 -21.87% 8
London +39 32 £250 -25.65% 6
East of England - 8 £375 - 1
South East -35 7 £365 -14.11% 1
Hertfordshire - 7 £375 - 1
Watford - 7 £375 - 1
West Midlands - 6 £263 -
Scotland -17 5 £285 - 1
City of London +11 3 £450 +29.49% 4
Hampshire -9 3 £365 -
Buckinghamshire - 3 - -
Milton Keynes - 3 - -
Birmingham - 2 £290 -
Glasgow - 2 - - 1
Berkshire -7 1 - - 1
Basingstoke - 1 £365 -
Newbury - 1 - - 1
Sittingbourne - - - -
Bedfordshire - - - -
High Wycombe - - - -
Hounslow - - - - 1
Leeds - - - -
Edinburgh - - - -
Luton - - - -
Maidstone - - - -
Westminster - - - -
Kent - - - -
Middlesex - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - -

JSTL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 155 (95.68%) JSP
2 149 (91.98%) JavaScript
3 143 (88.27%) Java
4 140 (86.42%) HTML
5 122 (75.31%) CSS
6 74 (45.68%) XHTML
7 70 (43.21%) E-Commerce
8 67 (41.36%) J2EE
9 64 (39.51%) Subversion
9 64 (39.51%) jQuery
10 63 (38.89%) Spring
11 58 (35.80%) HTML5
12 56 (34.57%) CSS3
13 51 (31.48%) W3C
14 50 (30.86%) Eclipse
14 50 (30.86%) XML
15 46 (28.40%) Ant
16 45 (27.78%) Linux
16 45 (27.78%) Semantic HTML
17 41 (25.31%) Maven
18 38 (23.46%) MVC
19 37 (22.84%) OO
20 36 (22.22%) Finance
21 35 (21.60%) UNIX
21 35 (21.60%) Servlets
22 34 (20.99%) Apache
22 34 (20.99%) Tomcat
23 32 (19.75%) XSLT
23 32 (19.75%) Ajax
23 32 (19.75%) Spring MVC

JSTL
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 34 (20.99%) Apache
1 34 (20.99%) Tomcat
2 29 (17.90%) CMS
3 15 (9.26%) WebSphere
4 12 (7.41%) MQSeries
5 11 (6.79%) WebSphere Application Server
6 7 (4.32%) Apache Solr
7 6 (3.70%) WebLogic
8 3 (1.85%) Adobe CQ
9 1 (0.62%) Node.js
9 1 (0.62%) Oracle Coherence
9 1 (0.62%) Mule
9 1 (0.62%) WordPress
9 1 (0.62%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.62%) Documentum
Applications
1 3 (1.85%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 11 (6.79%) Tridion
2 2 (1.23%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.62%) Global One
3 1 (0.62%) Brady Trinity
3 1 (0.62%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (7.41%) Internet
2 1 (0.62%) Network Security
2 1 (0.62%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (10.49%) RDBMS
1 17 (10.49%) Relational Database
2 15 (9.26%) Oracle Database
3 13 (8.02%) DB2
4 9 (5.56%) Oracle Database 11g
5 7 (4.32%) Pentaho
6 4 (2.47%) MySQL
7 3 (1.85%) SQL Server
8 1 (0.62%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.62%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.62%) CloverETL
8 1 (0.62%) MarkLogic
8 1 (0.62%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 64 (39.51%) Subversion
2 50 (30.86%) Eclipse
3 46 (28.40%) Ant
4 41 (25.31%) Maven
5 22 (13.58%) JUnit
6 12 (7.41%) Log4j
7 11 (6.79%) Jenkins
7 11 (6.79%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
7 11 (6.79%) Git (software)
8 10 (6.17%) Hudson
9 9 (5.56%) JIRA
9 9 (5.56%) Grunt
9 9 (5.56%) Bower
10 3 (1.85%) PhoneGap
10 3 (1.85%) Axure RP
10 3 (1.85%) ERwin
11 2 (1.23%) PVCS
11 2 (1.23%) JDeveloper
12 1 (0.62%) Selenium
12 1 (0.62%) WebDriver
General
1 36 (22.22%) Finance
2 28 (17.28%) Retail
3 24 (14.81%) Manufacturing
4 9 (5.56%) Banking
5 4 (2.47%) Advertising
5 4 (2.47%) Publishing
6 2 (1.23%) Back Office
7 1 (0.62%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.62%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 149 (91.98%) Developer
2 64 (39.51%) Front-End Developer
3 63 (38.89%) Java Developer
4 27 (16.67%) Web Developer
5 19 (11.73%) Java Web Developer
6 10 (6.17%) UI Developer
6 10 (6.17%) UI Programmer
7 6 (3.70%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 4 (2.47%) Analyst
8 4 (2.47%) Applications Developer
9 3 (1.85%) JavaScript Developer
9 3 (1.85%) User Experience Designer
9 3 (1.85%) Designer
9 3 (1.85%) Mobile Developer
9 3 (1.85%) User Experience Developer
10 2 (1.23%) Development Analyst
10 2 (1.23%) Senior Development Analyst
10 2 (1.23%) Software Development Analyst
10 2 (1.23%) Software Developer
10 2 (1.23%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 155 (95.68%) JSP
2 140 (86.42%) HTML
3 122 (75.31%) CSS
4 74 (45.68%) XHTML
5 67 (41.36%) J2EE
6 64 (39.51%) jQuery
7 63 (38.89%) Spring
8 58 (35.80%) HTML5
9 56 (34.57%) CSS3
10 50 (30.86%) XML
11 45 (27.78%) Semantic HTML
12 35 (21.60%) Servlets
13 32 (19.75%) XSLT
13 32 (19.75%) Ajax
13 32 (19.75%) Spring MVC
14 28 (17.28%) Struts
15 25 (15.43%) JMS
16 24 (14.81%) REST
17 23 (14.20%) EJB
18 22 (13.58%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 51 (31.48%) W3C
2 11 (6.79%) Web 2.0
3 7 (4.32%) Data Integration
4 5 (3.09%) Open Source
5 4 (2.47%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.85%) Taxonomies
7 2 (1.23%) Digital Media
7 2 (1.23%) iPad
8 1 (0.62%) Kindle
8 1 (0.62%) SWIFT
8 1 (0.62%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.62%) Pharmacovigilance
8 1 (0.62%) Semantic Web
8 1 (0.62%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 45 (27.78%) Linux
2 35 (21.60%) UNIX
3 11 (6.79%) HPUX
3 11 (6.79%) Solaris
4 4 (2.47%) MVS
5 1 (0.62%) Windows
5 1 (0.62%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (43.21%) E-Commerce
2 38 (23.46%) MVC
3 37 (22.84%) OO
4 24 (14.81%) Content Management
5 22 (13.58%) Web Development
6 12 (7.41%) RAD
7 11 (6.79%) UML
7 11 (6.79%) Web Design
7 11 (6.79%) Test Scripting
8 9 (5.56%) TDD
8 9 (5.56%) OOP
9 8 (4.94%) Responsive Web Design
10 7 (4.32%) Configuration Management
11 6 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (3.09%) Continuous Integration
13 4 (2.47%) MVVM
13 4 (2.47%) OOA/OOD
13 4 (2.47%) Data Modelling
13 4 (2.47%) Mobile Application Development
14 3 (1.85%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 149 (91.98%) JavaScript
2 143 (88.27%) Java
3 31 (19.14%) SQL
4 13 (8.02%) PHP
5 12 (7.41%) Perl
6 11 (6.79%) Bash Shell
6 11 (6.79%) XPath
7 7 (4.32%) PL/SQL
8 5 (3.09%) Python
9 2 (1.23%) XQuery
9 2 (1.23%) Ruby
10 1 (0.62%) Groovy
10 1 (0.62%) Scala
Qualifications
1 8 (4.94%) OCPJP
2 4 (2.47%) Degree
2 4 (2.47%) Sun Certification
3 2 (1.23%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.62%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.85%) QA
2 1 (0.62%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.62%) Squid
Systems Management
1 1 (0.62%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 28 (17.28%) Oracle
2 21 (12.96%) ATG
3 18 (11.11%) Alterian
4 12 (7.41%) hybris
4 12 (7.41%) IBM
5 11 (6.79%) Interwoven
5 11 (6.79%) Blue Martini
5 11 (6.79%) Elastic Path
6 4 (2.47%) Adobe
6 4 (2.47%) Sun
7 3 (1.85%) Perforce
8 2 (1.23%) JBoss
9 1 (0.62%) Sybase
9 1 (0.62%) Calypso
9 1 (0.62%) SunGard
9 1 (0.62%) ION Trading
9 1 (0.62%) Brady
9 1 (0.62%) Sencha
9 1 (0.62%) Demandware
9 1 (0.62%) Twitter
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