The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for JSTL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited JSTL over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

JavaServer Pages Standard Tag Library (JSTL)
UK
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 595 602 560
Rank change year-on-year +7 -42  
Contract jobs citing JSTL 15 49 85
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.032% 0.091% 0.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.100% 0.32% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 41 56
Median daily rate £413 £420 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.78% +12.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £320 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £375
% change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

JSTL is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 15073 15351 15194
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 32.00% 28.50% 27.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 10419 10809 10150
Median daily rate £430 £420 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.38% +8.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £553 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 198 192 210
Median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £37.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.05% -4.76%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.05 £18.80 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £47.50 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

JSTL
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing JSTL as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for JSTL in the UK

JSTL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing JSTL.

Contractor daily rate trend for JSTL in the UK

JSTL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing JSTL.

Contractor hourly rate trend for JSTL in the UK

JSTL
Top 5 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JSTL within the UK over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. 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 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
England +3 15 £413 -1.78% 1
London -11 14 £431 +4.54% 1
South East +21 1 £400 -21.95%
City of London -5 1 - -
Berkshire - 1 £400 -

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, 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 with a requirement for JSTL.

1 51 (85.00%) Java
2 37 (61.67%) JSP
3 36 (60.00%) JavaScript
4 35 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
5 32 (53.33%) Spring
5 32 (53.33%) Web Services
6 30 (50.00%) CSS
6 30 (50.00%) HTML
7 27 (45.00%) J2EE
8 25 (41.67%) jQuery
9 24 (40.00%) REST
10 22 (36.67%) WebSphere
11 21 (35.00%) Oracle
11 21 (35.00%) SQL
11 21 (35.00%) Servlets
11 21 (35.00%) OO
12 20 (33.33%) Tomcat
12 20 (33.33%) WebLogic
12 20 (33.33%) MVC
13 18 (30.00%) JBoss
13 18 (30.00%) Open Source
14 17 (28.33%) hybris
14 17 (28.33%) SOAP
14 17 (28.33%) TDD
15 16 (26.67%) Scrum
15 16 (26.67%) Maven
16 15 (25.00%) Spring MVC
16 15 (25.00%) Java EE
16 15 (25.00%) XML
16 15 (25.00%) Ant

JSTL
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 22 (36.67%) WebSphere
2 20 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 20 (33.33%) WebLogic
3 18 (30.00%) JBoss
4 14 (23.33%) CMS
5 13 (21.67%) GlassFish
6 12 (20.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 10 (16.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 5 (8.33%) Commerce Server
9 3 (5.00%) CoreMedia CMS
10 2 (3.33%) Apache
10 2 (3.33%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.67%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (11.67%) GitHub
2 2 (3.33%) Google Analytics
2 2 (3.33%) Google Checkout
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.67%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.67%) Jackrabbit
1 7 (11.67%) MySQL
2 5 (8.33%) Relational Database
3 3 (5.00%) Oracle Database
3 3 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (3.33%) DB2
4 2 (3.33%) Endeca
4 2 (3.33%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (26.67%) Maven
2 15 (25.00%) Ant
3 9 (15.00%) JUnit
4 7 (11.67%) Gradle
4 7 (11.67%) Subversion
5 6 (10.00%) ERwin
6 5 (8.33%) Eclipse
6 5 (8.33%) Mockito
7 3 (5.00%) Jenkins
7 3 (5.00%) JIRA
8 2 (3.33%) Hudson
8 2 (3.33%) Oracle APEX
9 1 (1.67%) Selenium
9 1 (1.67%) SoapUI
General
1 6 (10.00%) Advertising
1 6 (10.00%) Telecoms
2 5 (8.33%) Aerospace
3 4 (6.67%) Publishing
4 3 (5.00%) Retail
5 2 (3.33%) Banking
5 2 (3.33%) Marketing
6 1 (1.67%) Electronics
6 1 (1.67%) Finance
6 1 (1.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 60 (100.00%) Developer
2 24 (40.00%) Java Developer
3 15 (25.00%) Hybris Developer
4 8 (13.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 7 (11.67%) Applications Developer
6 6 (10.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 6 (10.00%) Java Applications Developer
6 6 (10.00%) Programmer
6 6 (10.00%) Software Engineer
6 6 (10.00%) Software Programmer
7 4 (6.67%) UI Developer
8 2 (3.33%) CMS Developer
8 2 (3.33%) HTML CSS Developer
8 2 (3.33%) HTML Developer
8 2 (3.33%) J2EE Developer
8 2 (3.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 2 (3.33%) JavaScript Developer
8 2 (3.33%) Senior Architect
8 2 (3.33%) Senior Developer
8 2 (3.33%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (61.67%) JSP
2 32 (53.33%) Spring
2 32 (53.33%) Web Services
3 30 (50.00%) CSS
3 30 (50.00%) HTML
4 27 (45.00%) J2EE
5 25 (41.67%) jQuery
6 24 (40.00%) REST
7 21 (35.00%) Servlets
8 17 (28.33%) SOAP
9 15 (25.00%) Java EE
9 15 (25.00%) Spring MVC
9 15 (25.00%) XML
10 14 (23.33%) Struts
11 13 (21.67%) CSS3
11 13 (21.67%) HTML5
12 10 (16.67%) Ajax
12 10 (16.67%) AngularJS
12 10 (16.67%) EJB
13 9 (15.00%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 8 (13.33%) User Experience
3 7 (11.67%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (6.67%) PlayStation
5 2 (3.33%) Social Media
5 2 (3.33%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.67%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 8 (13.33%) Linux
2 6 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (35.00%) OO
3 20 (33.33%) MVC
4 18 (30.00%) Open Source
5 17 (28.33%) TDD
6 16 (26.67%) Scrum
7 15 (25.00%) E-Commerce
8 13 (21.67%) Content Management
9 12 (20.00%) RAD
9 12 (20.00%) RUP
10 11 (18.33%) SOA
10 11 (18.33%) UML
10 11 (18.33%) Validation
10 11 (18.33%) Waterfall
11 10 (16.67%) Mathematics
12 9 (15.00%) Customer Requirements
12 9 (15.00%) Test Scripting
13 8 (13.33%) Front End Development
13 8 (13.33%) Physical Data Model
13 8 (13.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 51 (85.00%) Java
2 36 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 21 (35.00%) SQL
4 2 (3.33%) C#
4 2 (3.33%) Groovy
4 2 (3.33%) Jython
5 1 (1.67%) PHP
5 1 (1.67%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.67%) Python
5 1 (1.67%) Ruby
5 1 (1.67%) XPath
Qualifications
1 13 (21.67%) Degree
2 7 (11.67%) OCPJP
3 2 (3.33%) Computer Science Degree
Vendors
1 21 (35.00%) Oracle
2 17 (28.33%) hybris
3 14 (23.33%) Adobe
4 9 (15.00%) IBM
5 7 (11.67%) SAP
6 5 (8.33%) ATG
7 3 (5.00%) FatWire
7 3 (5.00%) Interwoven
7 3 (5.00%) Lotus
7 3 (5.00%) OpenText
7 3 (5.00%) Percussion
7 3 (5.00%) Vignette
8 2 (3.33%) Coremetrics
8 2 (3.33%) Google
8 2 (3.33%) PayPal
9 1 (1.67%) Canoo
9 1 (1.67%) Escenic
9 1 (1.67%) Microsoft
9 1 (1.67%) Perforce
9 1 (1.67%) Salesforce.com
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
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