The table below looks at the statistics for Servlets skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Servlets over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Servlet
Rank 74 70 65
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -5
Contract jobs citing Servlets 14 12 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.27% 1.21% 0.88%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.42% 4.14% 3.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 9 1
Average daily rate £419 £388 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.06% -8.82%
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £300 £319
% change year-on-year
+37.50% -5.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.25 - £36.50
Servlets
North West

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 Cheshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
317 290 180
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 28.66% 29.29% 22.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 238 202 87
Average daily rate £400 £391 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.23% +4.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £525 £478
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 3
Average hourly rate £27.50 £15.83 £40.57
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+73.72% -60.98%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%

Servlets
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Servlets across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Servlets Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Servlets
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Servlets Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Servlets
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Servlets across the Cheshire region.

Servlets Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

Servlets
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Servlets within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Knutsford - 6 £425 -
Chester -2 5 £400 -0.12%
Servlets
North West

Servlets
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing Servlets 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 Servlets.

1 19 (100.00%) Java
1 19 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 18 (94.74%) JSP
3 16 (84.21%) XML
3 16 (84.21%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (73.68%) SQL
4 14 (73.68%) Oracle
4 14 (73.68%) WebSphere
5 13 (68.42%) IBM
6 12 (63.16%) Finance
7 11 (57.89%) Service Management
7 11 (57.89%) TDD
7 11 (57.89%) EJB
7 11 (57.89%) Waterfall
7 11 (57.89%) SDLC
8 10 (52.63%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (42.11%) Agile Project Management
9 8 (42.11%) CSS
9 8 (42.11%) Struts
9 8 (42.11%) Web Services
9 8 (42.11%) XSD
9 8 (42.11%) PRINCE2
9 8 (42.11%) DB2
9 8 (42.11%) J2EE
9 8 (42.11%) COBOL
9 8 (42.11%) PMI
9 8 (42.11%) PMI Certification
9 8 (42.11%) CICS
9 8 (42.11%) Assembly Language
9 8 (42.11%) PRINCE

Servlets
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing Servlets 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 Servlets. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (73.68%) WebSphere
2 8 (42.11%) CICS
2 8 (42.11%) JBoss
2 8 (42.11%) WebLogic
3 6 (31.58%) IBM HTTP Server
4 5 (26.32%) Oracle HTTP Server
Communications & Networking
1 6 (31.58%) HTTP
2 5 (26.32%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (42.11%) DB2
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (42.11%) ClearCase
1 8 (42.11%) Subversion
2 5 (26.32%) Checkstyle
2 5 (26.32%) Cucumber
2 5 (26.32%) FindBugs
2 5 (26.32%) Jenkins
2 5 (26.32%) JIRA
2 5 (26.32%) Maven
2 5 (26.32%) Mockito
2 5 (26.32%) Selenium
2 5 (26.32%) SonarQube
3 1 (5.26%) JUnit
3 1 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (63.16%) Finance
2 7 (36.84%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Developer
2 6 (31.58%) Java Developer
3 5 (26.32%) Architect
3 5 (26.32%) Designer
4 4 (21.05%) Senior Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Solutions Designer
6 2 (10.53%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (10.53%) Java Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Senior Java Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) SQL Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Technical Architect
7 1 (5.26%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) HTML CSS Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Senior Java Software Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Senior JavaScript Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Senior SQL Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Systems Architect
7 1 (5.26%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (94.74%) JSP
2 16 (84.21%) XML
3 11 (57.89%) EJB
4 8 (42.11%) CSS
4 8 (42.11%) Hibernate
4 8 (42.11%) J2EE
4 8 (42.11%) JMS
4 8 (42.11%) Struts
4 8 (42.11%) Web Services
4 8 (42.11%) WSDL
4 8 (42.11%) XSD
5 7 (36.84%) JDBC
5 7 (36.84%) jQuery
5 7 (36.84%) XSLT
6 6 (31.58%) Java EE
6 6 (31.58%) Spring
6 6 (31.58%) Spring MVC
6 6 (31.58%) Spring Security
7 4 (21.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (15.79%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) Mainframe
1 8 (42.11%) PMI
2 7 (36.84%) IBM Mainframe
3 5 (26.32%) N-Tier
4 4 (21.05%) Online Banking
5 3 (15.79%) IVR
5 3 (15.79%) VUI
6 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (84.21%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (57.89%) SDLC
2 11 (57.89%) Service Management
2 11 (57.89%) TDD
2 11 (57.89%) Waterfall
3 10 (52.63%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (42.11%) Agile Project Management
4 8 (42.11%) CMMI
4 8 (42.11%) PRINCE
4 8 (42.11%) PRINCE2
4 8 (42.11%) Project Management
4 8 (42.11%) RUP
5 6 (31.58%) MVC
6 5 (26.32%) Automated Testing
6 5 (26.32%) BDD
6 5 (26.32%) OOP
7 4 (21.05%) E-Commerce
7 4 (21.05%) Integration Testing
7 4 (21.05%) System Integration Testing
7 4 (21.05%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) Java
1 19 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 14 (73.68%) SQL
3 8 (42.11%) Assembly Language
3 8 (42.11%) COBOL
4 1 (5.26%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (42.11%) PMI Certification
2 5 (26.32%) Sun Certification
3 4 (21.05%) Degree
Vendors
1 14 (73.68%) Oracle
2 13 (68.42%) IBM
3 8 (42.11%) Chordiant
4 5 (26.32%) Perforce
4 5 (26.32%) Sun