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 6 May 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JavaServer Pages Standard Tag Library (JSTL)
Rank - 127 104
Contract jobs citing JSTL 0 3 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.11% 0.59%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.44% 2.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 11
Median daily rate - £220 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -22.80%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £388 £343
% change year-on-year
+16.12% +13.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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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
692 682 578
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 24.15% 25.47% 24.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 415 451 324
Median daily rate £388 £340 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.97% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £245 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 16 19
Median hourly rate £35.00 £34.20 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.33% +5.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £17.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.25 £45.60 £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.08% +5.71%

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