The table below looks at the statistics for Servlets skills in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Servlets over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Servlet
Rank 31 39 24
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -15
Contract jobs citing Servlets 7 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 2.89% 2.71% 0.69%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.45% 7.07% 3.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 1
Average daily rate
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£401 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.76% +13.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £315 £319
% change year-on-year
-4.61% -1.41%
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%
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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 Chester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
67 99 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 27.69% 38.37% 21.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 36 14
Average daily rate £388 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £213 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 6
Average hourly rate - £40.57 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +170.46%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

Servlets
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

Servlets Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Servlets
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

Servlets Daily Rate Trend in Chester

Servlets
Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

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

Servlets Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

Servlets
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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 9 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 8 (88.89%) J2EE
3 7 (77.78%) JavaScript
3 7 (77.78%) CSS
3 7 (77.78%) XML
3 7 (77.78%) HTML
3 7 (77.78%) WebSphere
4 6 (66.67%) Integration Testing
4 6 (66.67%) Web Application Development
4 6 (66.67%) XSL
4 6 (66.67%) WSDL
4 6 (66.67%) SOAP
4 6 (66.67%) Web Services
4 6 (66.67%) Oracle
4 6 (66.67%) JUnit
4 6 (66.67%) Finance
4 6 (66.67%) Software Engineering
4 6 (66.67%) Spring
5 5 (55.56%) Online Banking
5 5 (55.56%) Selenium
5 5 (55.56%) Banking
5 5 (55.56%) JDBC
5 5 (55.56%) RDBMS
5 5 (55.56%) IBM
5 5 (55.56%) JAX-RPC
5 5 (55.56%) HTTP
5 5 (55.56%) Relational Database
5 5 (55.56%) Cucumber
5 5 (55.56%) PowerMock

Servlets
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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 7 (77.78%) WebSphere
2 4 (44.44%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 4 (44.44%) IBM HTTP Server
3 1 (11.11%) Apache
3 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
3 1 (11.11%) Jetty
3 1 (11.11%) nginx
3 1 (11.11%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon S3
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (11.11%) Route 53
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) HTTP
2 4 (44.44%) Internet
3 1 (11.11%) Firewall
3 1 (11.11%) Network Security
3 1 (11.11%) DNS
3 1 (11.11%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) RDBMS
1 5 (55.56%) Relational Database
2 4 (44.44%) Informix
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database
4 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (11.11%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (66.67%) JUnit
2 5 (55.56%) Selenium
2 5 (55.56%) Mockito
2 5 (55.56%) Cucumber
3 3 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 3 (33.33%) JIRA
4 2 (22.22%) SonarQube
4 2 (22.22%) Introscope
4 2 (22.22%) Subversion
4 2 (22.22%) Maven
5 1 (11.11%) Cactus
5 1 (11.11%) Hudson
5 1 (11.11%) Eclipse
General
1 6 (66.67%) Finance
2 5 (55.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Developer
1 8 (88.89%) Java Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 2 (22.22%) J2EE Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) J2EE Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) J2EE
2 7 (77.78%) CSS
2 7 (77.78%) XML
2 7 (77.78%) HTML
3 6 (66.67%) Spring
3 6 (66.67%) SOAP
3 6 (66.67%) Web Services
3 6 (66.67%) XSL
3 6 (66.67%) WSDL
4 5 (55.56%) JAX-RPC
4 5 (55.56%) JDBC
4 5 (55.56%) PowerMock
5 4 (44.44%) JAX-RS
5 4 (44.44%) RESTful
5 4 (44.44%) JSON
6 2 (22.22%) JSP
6 2 (22.22%) JSF
7 1 (11.11%) Ajax
7 1 (11.11%) PrimeFaces
7 1 (11.11%) ICEfaces
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Online Banking
2 3 (33.33%) Open Source
3 2 (22.22%) N-Tier
4 1 (11.11%) Web 2.0
4 1 (11.11%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Software Engineering
1 6 (66.67%) Integration Testing
1 6 (66.67%) Web Application Development
2 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) TDD
3 3 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 2 (22.22%) Waterfall
5 1 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (11.11%) JVM Tuning
5 1 (11.11%) DevOps
5 1 (11.11%) Auto-Scaling
5 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
5 1 (11.11%) Web Design
5 1 (11.11%) Load Balancing
5 1 (11.11%) Performance Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (88.89%) SQL
3 7 (77.78%) JavaScript
4 2 (22.22%) PL/SQL
5 1 (11.11%) Ruby
5 1 (11.11%) XPath
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Puppet
1 1 (11.11%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Oracle
2 5 (55.56%) IBM
3 3 (33.33%) Perforce
4 2 (22.22%) Compuware
4 2 (22.22%) HP
5 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
5 1 (11.11%) RightScale