The table below looks at the statistics for JSTL skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JSTL over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaServer Pages Standard Tag Library (JSTL)
Rank 142 113 117
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +4
Contract jobs citing JSTL 4 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.13% 0.21% 0.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.50% 0.92% 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 6
Median daily rate £285 £363 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.37% +38.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £353 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £393 £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +4.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
JSTL
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
807 545 575
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 25.52% 22.86% 24.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 524 329 331
Median daily rate £375 £348 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.91% +6.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £190 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £438 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 12 19
Median hourly rate £24.00 £23.75 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.05% -13.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £22.00 £19.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £39.55 £34.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £34.75
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +15.10%

JSTL
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing JSTL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

JSTL Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

JSTL
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing JSTL across the West Midlands region.

JSTL Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

JSTL
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JSTL across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

JSTL Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

JSTL
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JSTL within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -13 2 £220 -42.29% 1
Warwickshire - 2 £350 -
JSTL
England

JSTL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing JSTL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for JSTL.

1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) JSP
1 4 (100.00%) XML
1 4 (100.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (50.00%) Eclipse
2 2 (50.00%) Adobe
2 2 (50.00%) OO
2 2 (50.00%) JBoss
2 2 (50.00%) Apache
2 2 (50.00%) Servlets
2 2 (50.00%) SOAP
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) J2EE
2 2 (50.00%) Ant
2 2 (50.00%) JUnit
2 2 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) CMS
2 2 (50.00%) XML-RPC
2 2 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) Subversion
2 2 (50.00%) Content Management
2 2 (50.00%) Spring
2 2 (50.00%) JSF
2 2 (50.00%) Maven

JSTL
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (100.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (50.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 2 (50.00%) Apache
2 2 (50.00%) CMS
2 2 (50.00%) JBoss
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Ant
1 2 (50.00%) Eclipse
1 2 (50.00%) JUnit
1 2 (50.00%) Maven
1 2 (50.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Java Web Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) JSP
1 4 (100.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) Apache Felix
2 2 (50.00%) Apache Sling
2 2 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 2 (50.00%) J2EE
2 2 (50.00%) Java EE
2 2 (50.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) JSF
2 2 (50.00%) REST
2 2 (50.00%) RESTful
2 2 (50.00%) Servlets
2 2 (50.00%) SOAP
2 2 (50.00%) Spring
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) XML-RPC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Content Management
1 2 (50.00%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
1 2 (50.00%) MVC
1 2 (50.00%) OO
1 2 (50.00%) Regression Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Separation of Concerns
1 2 (50.00%) TDD
1 2 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Adobe