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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaServer Pages Standard Tag Library (JSTL)
Rank 542 547 541
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -6
Contract jobs citing JSTL 59 28 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.053% 0.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.38% 0.19% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 24 31
Average daily rate
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£362 £348 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.24% -7.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £281 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £363 £273
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +32.78%
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
15354 15116 15598
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.71% 28.42% 26.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 9755 9715 9580
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 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 221 253 370
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £22.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.65 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 -4 50 £365 +5.03% 6
London +37 31 £375 +7.91% 5
Watford - 7 £375 - 1
Hertfordshire - 7 £375 - 1
East of England - 7 £375 - 1
South East -8 6 £365 -11.51%
West Midlands - 5 £245 -
Scotland - 5 £285 - 1
Hampshire -13 3 £365 -
City of London +30 2 £388 +11.51% 2
Buckinghamshire - 2 - -
Milton Keynes - 2 - -
Glasgow - 2 - - 1
Berkshire -4 1 - -
Birmingham - 1 £280 -
Newbury - 1 - -
Sittingbourne - - - -
Bedfordshire - - - -
Kent - - - -
Middlesex - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
Edinburgh - - - -
Luton - - - -
Maidstone - - - -
High Wycombe - - - -
Hounslow - - - - 1
Leeds - - - -
Westminster - - - -

JSTL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

1 130 (94.89%) JSP
2 124 (90.51%) JavaScript
3 123 (89.78%) Java
4 115 (83.94%) HTML
5 102 (74.45%) CSS
6 65 (47.45%) E-Commerce
7 63 (45.99%) XHTML
8 55 (40.15%) J2EE
9 51 (37.23%) Spring
10 50 (36.50%) Subversion
11 49 (35.77%) W3C
12 47 (34.31%) HTML5
13 45 (32.85%) jQuery
13 45 (32.85%) CSS3
14 43 (31.39%) Semantic HTML
15 38 (27.74%) XML
16 37 (27.01%) Linux
17 36 (26.28%) Eclipse
18 33 (24.09%) OO
18 33 (24.09%) Finance
19 32 (23.36%) Ant
20 31 (22.63%) Servlets
20 31 (22.63%) Maven
21 29 (21.17%) MVC
22 28 (20.44%) Retail
23 27 (19.71%) Apache
24 26 (18.98%) Tomcat
24 26 (18.98%) Spring MVC
25 25 (18.25%) Ajax
25 25 (18.25%) UNIX

JSTL
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 27 (19.71%) Apache
2 26 (18.98%) Tomcat
3 25 (18.25%) CMS
4 12 (8.76%) WebSphere
5 9 (6.57%) MQSeries
6 8 (5.84%) WebSphere Application Server
7 6 (4.38%) WebLogic
8 4 (2.92%) Apache Solr
9 3 (2.19%) Adobe CQ
10 1 (0.73%) Node.js
10 1 (0.73%) Oracle Coherence
10 1 (0.73%) Mule
10 1 (0.73%) WordPress
10 1 (0.73%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (0.73%) Documentum
Business Applications
1 8 (5.84%) Tridion
2 2 (1.46%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.73%) Global One
3 1 (0.73%) Brady Trinity
3 1 (0.73%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.19%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.57%) Internet
2 3 (2.19%) SNMP
3 1 (0.73%) LDAP
3 1 (0.73%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (9.49%) Oracle Database
2 12 (8.76%) Relational Database
2 12 (8.76%) RDBMS
3 10 (7.30%) DB2
4 9 (6.57%) Oracle Database 11g
5 7 (5.11%) Pentaho
6 3 (2.19%) MySQL
7 2 (1.46%) SQL Server
8 1 (0.73%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.73%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.73%) CloverETL
Development Applications
1 50 (36.50%) Subversion
2 36 (26.28%) Eclipse
3 32 (23.36%) Ant
4 31 (22.63%) Maven
5 20 (14.60%) JUnit
6 11 (8.03%) Git (software)
6 11 (8.03%) Jenkins
7 10 (7.30%) Hudson
8 9 (6.57%) Log4j
8 9 (6.57%) Grunt
8 9 (6.57%) Bower
8 9 (6.57%) JIRA
9 8 (5.84%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
10 3 (2.19%) ERwin
11 1 (0.73%) Selenium
11 1 (0.73%) HtmlUnit
11 1 (0.73%) Canoo WebTest
11 1 (0.73%) WebDriver
11 1 (0.73%) Cucumber
General
1 33 (24.09%) Finance
2 28 (20.44%) Retail
3 21 (15.33%) Manufacturing
4 9 (6.57%) Banking
5 3 (2.19%) Advertising
5 3 (2.19%) Publishing
6 2 (1.46%) Back Office
7 1 (0.73%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 126 (91.97%) Developer
2 59 (43.07%) Front-End Developer
3 49 (35.77%) Java Developer
4 18 (13.14%) Web Developer
5 12 (8.76%) Java Web Developer
6 8 (5.84%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 7 (5.11%) UI Developer
7 7 (5.11%) UI Programmer
8 4 (2.92%) Analyst
8 4 (2.92%) Applications Developer
9 3 (2.19%) Mobile Developer
9 3 (2.19%) Java Engineer
9 3 (2.19%) User Experience Developer
10 2 (1.46%) Development Analyst
10 2 (1.46%) Senior Development Analyst
10 2 (1.46%) Software Development Analyst
10 2 (1.46%) JavaScript Developer
10 2 (1.46%) Java Analyst Programmer
10 2 (1.46%) Senior Developer
10 2 (1.46%) Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 130 (94.89%) JSP
2 115 (83.94%) HTML
3 102 (74.45%) CSS
4 63 (45.99%) XHTML
5 55 (40.15%) J2EE
6 51 (37.23%) Spring
7 47 (34.31%) HTML5
8 45 (32.85%) CSS3
8 45 (32.85%) jQuery
9 43 (31.39%) Semantic HTML
10 38 (27.74%) XML
11 31 (22.63%) Servlets
12 26 (18.98%) Spring MVC
13 25 (18.25%) Ajax
14 22 (16.06%) Struts
14 22 (16.06%) JMS
15 20 (14.60%) XSLT
16 18 (13.14%) EJB
17 16 (11.68%) JDBC
18 15 (10.95%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 49 (35.77%) W3C
2 8 (5.84%) Web 2.0
3 7 (5.11%) Data Integration
4 5 (3.65%) Open Source
5 4 (2.92%) Mobile App
6 3 (2.19%) Taxonomies
7 2 (1.46%) iPad
7 2 (1.46%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.73%) SWIFT
8 1 (0.73%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 37 (27.01%) Linux
2 25 (18.25%) UNIX
3 8 (5.84%) HPUX
3 8 (5.84%) Solaris
4 4 (2.92%) MVS
5 1 (0.73%) Windows
5 1 (0.73%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (47.45%) E-Commerce
2 33 (24.09%) OO
3 29 (21.17%) MVC
4 19 (13.87%) Web Development
5 17 (12.41%) Content Management
6 11 (8.03%) UML
6 11 (8.03%) TDD
7 9 (6.57%) RAD
7 9 (6.57%) Test Scripting
8 8 (5.84%) Web Design
8 8 (5.84%) Responsive Web Design
9 6 (4.38%) Scrum
9 6 (4.38%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (4.38%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (4.38%) OOP
9 6 (4.38%) SOA
10 4 (2.92%) Data Modelling
10 4 (2.92%) OOA/OOD
10 4 (2.92%) Configuration Management
10 4 (2.92%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 124 (90.51%) JavaScript
2 123 (89.78%) Java
3 25 (18.25%) SQL
4 12 (8.76%) PHP
5 9 (6.57%) Perl
6 8 (5.84%) Bash Shell
6 8 (5.84%) XPath
7 7 (5.11%) PL/SQL
8 5 (3.65%) Python
9 2 (1.46%) XQuery
10 1 (0.73%) Ruby
10 1 (0.73%) Groovy
10 1 (0.73%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (4.38%) OCPJP
2 3 (2.19%) Degree
3 2 (1.46%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.38%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.73%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 24 (17.52%) Oracle
2 18 (13.14%) ATG
3 11 (8.03%) Alterian
4 9 (6.57%) IBM
4 9 (6.57%) hybris
5 8 (5.84%) Elastic Path
5 8 (5.84%) Interwoven
5 8 (5.84%) Blue Martini
6 4 (2.92%) Adobe
7 2 (1.46%) Sun
7 2 (1.46%) JBoss
8 1 (0.73%) Sybase
8 1 (0.73%) Calypso
8 1 (0.73%) SunGard
8 1 (0.73%) Google
8 1 (0.73%) Canoo
8 1 (0.73%) Perforce
8 1 (0.73%) ION Trading
8 1 (0.73%) Brady
8 1 (0.73%) Sencha