The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Cheshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Servlet
Rank 67 56 50
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -6
Contract jobs citing Servlets 7 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.83% 0.80% 0.86%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.55% 3.61% 2.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 2
Average daily rate £425 £344 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.63% -3.16%
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £319 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.41% -1.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £44.00 -
% change year-on-year
-17.04% -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
197 166 202
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 23.29% 22.10% 29.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 88 109
Average daily rate £375 £325 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -9.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £245 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 6
Average hourly rate £40.57 £15.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+170.46% -53.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.77 £9.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £140.00 £33.20 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
Servlets
North West

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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Vacancies
Warrington - - - -
Servlets
North West

Servlets
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 10 (100.00%) Java
1 10 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 9 (90.00%) JUnit
3 8 (80.00%) HTTP
3 8 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (70.00%) Jetty
4 7 (70.00%) CentOS
4 7 (70.00%) nginx
4 7 (70.00%) Amazon EC2
4 7 (70.00%) Amazon S3
4 7 (70.00%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (70.00%) Open Source
4 7 (70.00%) RightScale
4 7 (70.00%) Maven
4 7 (70.00%) Ruby
4 7 (70.00%) Firewall
4 7 (70.00%) DHCP
4 7 (70.00%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (70.00%) DNS
4 7 (70.00%) Red Hat
4 7 (70.00%) Configuration Management
4 7 (70.00%) Apache
4 7 (70.00%) Tomcat
4 7 (70.00%) Cucumber
4 7 (70.00%) Puppet
4 7 (70.00%) Hudson
4 7 (70.00%) OpenStack
4 7 (70.00%) Route 53
4 7 (70.00%) Big Data
4 7 (70.00%) Jenkins

Servlets
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 10 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 7 (70.00%) Jetty
2 7 (70.00%) nginx
2 7 (70.00%) Apache
2 7 (70.00%) Tomcat
2 7 (70.00%) OpenStack
3 1 (10.00%) Mule
Cloud Services
1 7 (70.00%) Amazon EC2
1 7 (70.00%) Amazon S3
1 7 (70.00%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (70.00%) Route 53
1 7 (70.00%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (10.00%) SaaS
2 1 (10.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (80.00%) HTTP
2 7 (70.00%) Firewall
2 7 (70.00%) DHCP
2 7 (70.00%) DNS
3 2 (20.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) Data Warehouse
1 7 (70.00%) Big Data
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (90.00%) JUnit
2 7 (70.00%) Maven
2 7 (70.00%) Cucumber
2 7 (70.00%) Hudson
2 7 (70.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (10.00%) Eclipse
3 1 (10.00%) Subversion
3 1 (10.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) Java Developer
1 2 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 1 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) XHTML
1 3 (30.00%) CSS
1 3 (30.00%) DOM
1 3 (30.00%) XSLT
1 3 (30.00%) J2EE
1 3 (30.00%) JSP
1 3 (30.00%) SOAP
1 3 (30.00%) Web Services
1 3 (30.00%) JAX-RPC
1 3 (30.00%) HTML
1 3 (30.00%) WSDL
1 3 (30.00%) Spring
1 3 (30.00%) JSF
1 3 (30.00%) Ajax
1 3 (30.00%) Apache Axis
2 2 (20.00%) CSS3
2 2 (20.00%) ICEfaces
2 2 (20.00%) RichFaces
2 2 (20.00%) Hibernate
3 1 (10.00%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) Open Source
2 3 (30.00%) Web 2.0
3 1 (10.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (10.00%) N-Tier
3 1 (10.00%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) CentOS
2 6 (60.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (70.00%) Configuration Management
2 7 (70.00%) Performance Testing
2 7 (70.00%) JVM Tuning
3 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) TDD
4 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (70.00%) Ruby
3 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (30.00%) PL/SQL
3 3 (30.00%) SQL
3 3 (30.00%) XPath
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (70.00%) Puppet
1 7 (70.00%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) RightScale
1 7 (70.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle
3 1 (10.00%) IBM
3 1 (10.00%) JBoss
3 1 (10.00%) Perforce