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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaServer Pages Standard Tag Library (JSTL)
Rank 563 548 526
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -22
Contract jobs citing JSTL 48 35 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.085% 0.065% 0.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.31% 0.23% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 27 33
Average daily rate
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£375 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £263 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £396 £455 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £325 £275
% change year-on-year
+10.61% +18.18%
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
15621 15299 15582
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.66% 28.62% 26.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 9921 9837 9564
Average daily rate £375 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £258 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £529
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 216 270 366
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £20.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £71.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +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 2 September 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 27 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 2 September 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 -10 39 £375 +11.52% 11
London +27 23 £375 +7.91% 8
Watford - 7 £375 - 1
Hertfordshire - 7 £375 - 1
East of England - 7 £375 - 1
South East -16 5 £365 +0.68%
Scotland - 5 £285 - 2
West Midlands -16 3 £280 -
Hampshire - 3 £365 -
City of London +31 2 £388 +11.51% 3
Buckinghamshire - 2 - -
Glasgow - 2 - - 2
High Wycombe - - - -
Hounslow - - - - 1
Leeds - - - -
Maidstone - - - -
Newbury - - - -
Sittingbourne - - - -
Kent - - - -
Middlesex - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
Birmingham - - - -
Edinburgh - - - -
Westminster - - - -

JSTL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

1 113 (94.17%) JSP
2 107 (89.17%) JavaScript
3 106 (88.33%) Java
4 100 (83.33%) HTML
5 93 (77.50%) CSS
6 58 (48.33%) E-Commerce
7 56 (46.67%) XHTML
8 48 (40.00%) J2EE
9 44 (36.67%) W3C
9 44 (36.67%) Subversion
10 42 (35.00%) Spring
10 42 (35.00%) jQuery
11 40 (33.33%) HTML5
11 40 (33.33%) CSS3
12 39 (32.50%) Semantic HTML
13 35 (29.17%) Linux
14 32 (26.67%) XML
14 32 (26.67%) Eclipse
15 29 (24.17%) Finance
16 28 (23.33%) OO
16 28 (23.33%) Ant
17 27 (22.50%) Maven
17 27 (22.50%) Retail
18 26 (21.67%) Servlets
19 25 (20.83%) Apache
20 24 (20.00%) Ajax
21 23 (19.17%) MVC
21 23 (19.17%) Tomcat
21 23 (19.17%) SQL
22 22 (18.33%) UNIX

JSTL
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 25 (20.83%) Apache
2 23 (19.17%) Tomcat
3 21 (17.50%) CMS
4 10 (8.33%) WebSphere
5 7 (5.83%) WebSphere Application Server
5 7 (5.83%) MQSeries
6 6 (5.00%) WebLogic
7 3 (2.50%) Apache Solr
7 3 (2.50%) Adobe CQ
8 1 (0.83%) Node.js
8 1 (0.83%) Oracle Coherence
8 1 (0.83%) Mule
8 1 (0.83%) WordPress
8 1 (0.83%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.83%) Documentum
Business Applications
1 7 (5.83%) Tridion
2 1 (0.83%) Brady Trinity
2 1 (0.83%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.67%) Internet
2 3 (2.50%) SNMP
3 1 (0.83%) LDAP
3 1 (0.83%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.50%) DB2
1 9 (7.50%) Oracle Database
2 8 (6.67%) Relational Database
2 8 (6.67%) RDBMS
2 8 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 7 (5.83%) Pentaho
4 3 (2.50%) MySQL
5 2 (1.67%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.83%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.83%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.83%) CloverETL
Development Applications
1 44 (36.67%) Subversion
2 32 (26.67%) Eclipse
3 28 (23.33%) Ant
4 27 (22.50%) Maven
5 17 (14.17%) JUnit
6 11 (9.17%) Git (software)
6 11 (9.17%) Jenkins
7 10 (8.33%) Hudson
8 9 (7.50%) Grunt
8 9 (7.50%) Bower
9 8 (6.67%) JIRA
10 7 (5.83%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
10 7 (5.83%) Log4j
11 3 (2.50%) ERwin
12 1 (0.83%) Selenium
12 1 (0.83%) HtmlUnit
12 1 (0.83%) Canoo WebTest
12 1 (0.83%) WebDriver
12 1 (0.83%) Cucumber
General
1 29 (24.17%) Finance
2 27 (22.50%) Retail
3 20 (16.67%) Manufacturing
4 8 (6.67%) Banking
5 3 (2.50%) Advertising
5 3 (2.50%) Publishing
6 1 (0.83%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 111 (92.50%) Developer
2 52 (43.33%) Front-End Developer
3 43 (35.83%) Java Developer
4 18 (15.00%) Web Developer
5 13 (10.83%) Java Web Developer
6 8 (6.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 6 (5.00%) UI Developer
7 6 (5.00%) UI Programmer
8 4 (3.33%) Applications Developer
9 3 (2.50%) Analyst
9 3 (2.50%) Mobile Developer
9 3 (2.50%) Java Engineer
10 2 (1.67%) User Experience Developer
10 2 (1.67%) Development Analyst
10 2 (1.67%) Senior Development Analyst
10 2 (1.67%) Software Development Analyst
10 2 (1.67%) Software Developer
10 2 (1.67%) Senior Analyst
10 2 (1.67%) Consultant
10 2 (1.67%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 113 (94.17%) JSP
2 100 (83.33%) HTML
3 93 (77.50%) CSS
4 56 (46.67%) XHTML
5 48 (40.00%) J2EE
6 42 (35.00%) Spring
6 42 (35.00%) jQuery
7 40 (33.33%) HTML5
7 40 (33.33%) CSS3
8 39 (32.50%) Semantic HTML
9 32 (26.67%) XML
10 26 (21.67%) Servlets
11 24 (20.00%) Ajax
12 22 (18.33%) Spring MVC
13 20 (16.67%) JMS
14 19 (15.83%) Struts
15 18 (15.00%) XSLT
16 15 (12.50%) EJB
17 14 (11.67%) JDBC
17 14 (11.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 44 (36.67%) W3C
2 7 (5.83%) Web 2.0
2 7 (5.83%) Data Integration
3 5 (4.17%) Open Source
4 3 (2.50%) Taxonomies
4 3 (2.50%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.67%) iPad
5 2 (1.67%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 35 (29.17%) Linux
2 22 (18.33%) UNIX
3 7 (5.83%) HPUX
3 7 (5.83%) Solaris
4 3 (2.50%) MVS
5 1 (0.83%) Windows
5 1 (0.83%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (48.33%) E-Commerce
2 28 (23.33%) OO
3 23 (19.17%) MVC
4 19 (15.83%) Web Development
5 16 (13.33%) Content Management
6 10 (8.33%) UML
7 9 (7.50%) Test Scripting
8 8 (6.67%) Responsive Web Design
8 8 (6.67%) RAD
9 7 (5.83%) Web Design
10 6 (5.00%) OOP
10 6 (5.00%) SOA
10 6 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (5.00%) TDD
11 4 (3.33%) Data Modelling
11 4 (3.33%) OOA/OOD
12 3 (2.50%) B2B
12 3 (2.50%) Configuration Management
12 3 (2.50%) E-business
12 3 (2.50%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 107 (89.17%) JavaScript
2 106 (88.33%) Java
3 23 (19.17%) SQL
4 12 (10.00%) PHP
5 7 (5.83%) PL/SQL
5 7 (5.83%) Perl
5 7 (5.83%) Bash Shell
5 7 (5.83%) XPath
6 5 (4.17%) Python
7 2 (1.67%) XQuery
8 1 (0.83%) Ruby
8 1 (0.83%) Groovy
8 1 (0.83%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (3.33%) OCPJP
2 3 (2.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.83%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 20 (16.67%) Oracle
2 17 (14.17%) ATG
3 10 (8.33%) Alterian
4 8 (6.67%) IBM
5 7 (5.83%) Blue Martini
5 7 (5.83%) Interwoven
5 7 (5.83%) Elastic Path
6 5 (4.17%) hybris
7 4 (3.33%) Adobe
8 1 (0.83%) Calypso
8 1 (0.83%) JBoss
8 1 (0.83%) Google
8 1 (0.83%) Canoo
8 1 (0.83%) Demandware
8 1 (0.83%) Twitter
8 1 (0.83%) Perforce
8 1 (0.83%) Brady
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