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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaServer Pages Standard Tag Library (JSTL)
Rank 516 536 513
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -23
Contract jobs citing JSTL 84 63 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.12% 0.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.55% 0.42% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 29 40
Average daily rate
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£375 £343 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.48% -14.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £237 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £460 £487
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £400
% change year-on-year
+4.31% -10.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £37.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £33.00

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
15338 15097 13707
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.34% 28.03% 27.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 10258 9816 8606
Average daily rate £380 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 218 222 341
Average hourly rate £38.00 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £17.75 £20.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £52.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -

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 30 June 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 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 30 June 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 +16 82 £375 +18.11% 9
London -9 43 £413 +65.00% 2
East of England +9 18 £375 -
Hertfordshire -3 18 £375 -
Canary Wharf +2 13 £500 -
Watford -6 7 - -
South East -19 7 £388 - 3
West Midlands +1 6 £356 +35.71% 1
East Midlands - 5 £375 -
Berkshire +3 4 £375 -
Leicestershire - 4 £375 -
Leicester - 4 £375 -
Docklands, London - 4 - -
St Albans - 3 - -
Newbury +1 2 £375 -
Scotland +1 2 £400 -
Birmingham -9 2 £381 +31.46% 1
Oxfordshire - 2 £400 -
City of London -2 1 - -
Somerset - 1 £325 -
Yorkshire - 1 £400 - 3
North East - 1 £400 -
South West - 1 £325 -
Tyne and Wear - 1 £400 -
Bracknell - 1 - -
Harrogate - 1 £400 -
Basingstoke - 1 - -
Bath - 1 £325 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £400 -
Oxford - 1 £400 -

JSTL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 June 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.

1 125 (93.98%) Java
2 124 (93.23%) JSP
3 89 (66.92%) JavaScript
4 82 (61.65%) HTML
5 79 (59.40%) CSS
6 68 (51.13%) J2EE
7 66 (49.62%) E-Commerce
8 61 (45.86%) Servlets
9 56 (42.11%) XHTML
10 51 (38.35%) Spring
11 43 (32.33%) Ajax
12 39 (29.32%) Agile Software Development
12 39 (29.32%) MVC
12 39 (29.32%) JMS
12 39 (29.32%) Struts
13 38 (28.57%) JBoss
14 35 (26.32%) XML
14 35 (26.32%) CMS
15 33 (24.81%) Maven
16 32 (24.06%) jQuery
16 32 (24.06%) Adobe Experience Manager
17 31 (23.31%) User Experience
17 31 (23.31%) W3C
18 30 (22.56%) Ant
18 30 (22.56%) Tomcat
18 30 (22.56%) Semantic HTML
19 29 (21.80%) Oracle
20 27 (20.30%) Web Services
21 26 (19.55%) EJB
22 25 (18.80%) SQL

JSTL
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 38 (28.57%) JBoss
2 35 (26.32%) CMS
3 32 (24.06%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 30 (22.56%) Tomcat
5 25 (18.80%) WebSphere
6 20 (15.04%) WebLogic
7 11 (8.27%) Apache
8 8 (6.02%) Apache Solr
9 6 (4.51%) GlassFish
10 5 (3.76%) WebSphere Application Server
10 5 (3.76%) MQSeries
11 4 (3.01%) Commerce Server
12 3 (2.26%) SharePoint
13 1 (0.75%) Confluence
13 1 (0.75%) Elasticsearch
13 1 (0.75%) Jetty
13 1 (0.75%) Mule
13 1 (0.75%) nginx
Applications
1 3 (2.26%) InfoPath
2 2 (1.50%) MS Office
2 2 (1.50%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.75%) OmniGraffle
3 1 (0.75%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (3.76%) Tridion
1 5 (3.76%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (3.01%) Adobe Campaign
3 1 (0.75%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 13 (9.77%) Adobe Analytics
2 1 (0.75%) GitHub
2 1 (0.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.51%) SNMP
2 5 (3.76%) Internet
3 4 (3.01%) LDAP
4 1 (0.75%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (9.02%) DB2
2 10 (7.52%) MySQL
2 10 (7.52%) Oracle Database
3 9 (6.77%) Relational Database
3 9 (6.77%) SQL Server
4 8 (6.02%) RDBMS
5 7 (5.26%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (3.76%) MongoDB
7 3 (2.26%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (2.26%) Cognos Query Studio
8 1 (0.75%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.75%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 33 (24.81%) Maven
2 30 (22.56%) Ant
3 22 (16.54%) Eclipse
4 18 (13.53%) Grunt
4 18 (13.53%) Bower
5 16 (12.03%) Subversion
5 16 (12.03%) JUnit
6 9 (6.77%) Jasmine
6 9 (6.77%) Jenkins
7 7 (5.26%) Selenium
8 5 (3.76%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
8 5 (3.76%) Log4j
9 4 (3.01%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (3.01%) JProfiler
9 4 (3.01%) VisualVM
10 3 (2.26%) Git (software)
10 3 (2.26%) ERwin
11 2 (1.50%) Checkstyle
11 2 (1.50%) Gerrit
11 2 (1.50%) QUnit
General
1 13 (9.77%) Finance
2 10 (7.52%) Retail
3 5 (3.76%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.50%) Investment Banking
4 2 (1.50%) Advertising
4 2 (1.50%) Publishing
4 2 (1.50%) Banking
5 1 (0.75%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 128 (96.24%) Developer
2 61 (45.86%) Java Developer
3 34 (25.56%) Front-End Developer
4 15 (11.28%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 11 (8.27%) Senior Developer
6 8 (6.02%) J2EE Developer
6 8 (6.02%) Hybris Developer
7 7 (5.26%) Applications Developer
8 6 (4.51%) Oracle Developer
8 6 (4.51%) Web Developer
8 6 (4.51%) Senior Java Developer
9 5 (3.76%) Java Web Developer
10 4 (3.01%) JavaScript Developer
10 4 (3.01%) Java Engineer
11 3 (2.26%) Senior Applications Developer
11 3 (2.26%) WebSphere Developer
11 3 (2.26%) Analyst
11 3 (2.26%) Systems Analyst
12 2 (1.50%) Systems Developer
12 2 (1.50%) WebCenter Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 124 (93.23%) JSP
2 82 (61.65%) HTML
3 79 (59.40%) CSS
4 68 (51.13%) J2EE
5 61 (45.86%) Servlets
6 56 (42.11%) XHTML
7 51 (38.35%) Spring
8 43 (32.33%) Ajax
9 39 (29.32%) JMS
9 39 (29.32%) Struts
10 35 (26.32%) XML
11 32 (24.06%) jQuery
12 30 (22.56%) Semantic HTML
13 27 (20.30%) Web Services
14 26 (19.55%) EJB
15 23 (17.29%) Spring MVC
16 22 (16.54%) Hibernate
17 21 (15.79%) XSLT
18 18 (13.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 18 (13.53%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 31 (23.31%) W3C
1 31 (23.31%) User Experience
2 6 (4.51%) Web 2.0
3 5 (3.76%) Mathematics
3 5 (3.76%) Computer Science
3 5 (3.76%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (0.75%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.75%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.75%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 23 (17.29%) Linux
2 12 (9.02%) UNIX
3 5 (3.76%) HPUX
3 5 (3.76%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (49.62%) E-Commerce
2 39 (29.32%) MVC
2 39 (29.32%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (18.80%) TDD
3 25 (18.80%) Scrum
4 21 (15.79%) SOA
5 18 (13.53%) OO
5 18 (13.53%) UML
6 17 (12.78%) Kalman Filter
7 13 (9.77%) Open Source
8 11 (8.27%) BDD
9 10 (7.52%) AOP
9 10 (7.52%) RAD
10 9 (6.77%) Data Modelling
11 8 (6.02%) Web Application Development
12 6 (4.51%) User Stories
12 6 (4.51%) RUP
12 6 (4.51%) Multithreading
12 6 (4.51%) Content Management
13 5 (3.76%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 125 (93.98%) Java
2 89 (66.92%) JavaScript
3 25 (18.80%) SQL
4 15 (11.28%) PL/SQL
5 14 (10.53%) XPath
6 8 (6.02%) Python
7 5 (3.76%) Perl
7 5 (3.76%) Bash Shell
8 3 (2.26%) PHP
8 3 (2.26%) VBA
9 1 (0.75%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.75%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (9.02%) Degree
2 5 (3.76%) Sun Certification
2 5 (3.76%) OCPJP
3 2 (1.50%) OCMJD
3 2 (1.50%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.51%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.26%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 4 (3.01%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (2.26%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 29 (21.80%) Oracle
2 22 (16.54%) IBM
3 19 (14.29%) Adobe
4 17 (12.78%) hybris
5 7 (5.26%) Endeca
5 7 (5.26%) Microsoft
6 6 (4.51%) ATG
7 5 (3.76%) Sun
7 5 (3.76%) Interwoven
7 5 (3.76%) Blue Martini
7 5 (3.76%) Elastic Path
8 3 (2.26%) Cognos
9 2 (1.50%) Alterian
9 2 (1.50%) Canoo
9 2 (1.50%) Sencha
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