The table below looks at the statistics for Servlets skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Servlets over the 3 months to 2 July 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Servlet
Rank 193 186 193
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +7
Contract jobs citing Servlets 12 15 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.21% 0.26% 0.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.71% 0.86% 1.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 10 13
Average daily rate
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£488 £475 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.63% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £395 £405
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £610 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £35.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+7.04% -16.47%
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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 City of London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1689 1738 2044
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 29.34% 29.76% 29.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1371 1322 1593
Average daily rate £438 £450 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 4 27
Average hourly rate £24.23 £20.50 £41.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.19% -50.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.72 £16.00 £27.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £187.50 £32.01 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -2.85%

Servlets
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Servlets Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Servlets
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Servlets Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Servlets
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Servlets across the City of London region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015.

Servlets Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Servlets
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Servlets Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Servlets
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 38 (97.44%) Java
2 32 (82.05%) JSP
3 19 (48.72%) HTML
4 18 (46.15%) J2EE
4 18 (46.15%) Tomcat
4 18 (46.15%) Relational Database
5 17 (43.59%) Oracle
6 14 (35.90%) UNIX
7 13 (33.33%) Linux
7 13 (33.33%) SQL Server
8 12 (30.77%) IBM
8 12 (30.77%) RDBMS
9 11 (28.21%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (28.21%) JBoss
9 11 (28.21%) JavaScript
9 11 (28.21%) AngularJS
10 10 (25.64%) HTML5
10 10 (25.64%) SQL
10 10 (25.64%) Struts
11 9 (23.08%) MySQL
11 9 (23.08%) Spring
11 9 (23.08%) jQuery
12 8 (20.51%) Java EE
12 8 (20.51%) Maven
12 8 (20.51%) SOAP
12 8 (20.51%) XML
13 7 (17.95%) Apache
13 7 (17.95%) Banking
13 7 (17.95%) TDD
13 7 (17.95%) Continuous Integration

Servlets
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 18 (46.15%) Tomcat
2 11 (28.21%) JBoss
3 7 (17.95%) Apache
4 6 (15.38%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 6 (15.38%) WebSphere
5 3 (7.69%) MQSeries
5 3 (7.69%) SharePoint
5 3 (7.69%) CMS
5 3 (7.69%) WebLogic
6 2 (5.13%) Magnolia
6 2 (5.13%) Liferay
6 2 (5.13%) Jetty
6 2 (5.13%) Mule
6 2 (5.13%) WebSphere Portal
7 1 (2.56%) nginx
7 1 (2.56%) Confluence
7 1 (2.56%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 3 (7.69%) MS Excel
1 3 (7.69%) InfoPath
2 2 (5.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.82%) HTTP
2 3 (7.69%) TCP/IP
2 3 (7.69%) DNS
2 3 (7.69%) HTTPS
2 3 (7.69%) Firewall
2 3 (7.69%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (7.69%) LDAP
3 2 (5.13%) SSL
3 2 (5.13%) Internet
4 1 (2.56%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (46.15%) Relational Database
2 13 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 12 (30.77%) RDBMS
4 9 (23.08%) MySQL
5 6 (15.38%) Jackrabbit
6 3 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (7.69%) MongoDB
6 3 (7.69%) Cognos Query Studio
7 2 (5.13%) Oracle Database
7 2 (5.13%) NoSQL
7 2 (5.13%) DB2
8 1 (2.56%) Oracle8/8i Database
8 1 (2.56%) Oracle9i Database
8 1 (2.56%) Big Data
8 1 (2.56%) Triplestore
8 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 8 (20.51%) Maven
2 6 (15.38%) Git (software)
2 6 (15.38%) Subversion
3 5 (12.82%) Jenkins
4 3 (7.69%) Mockito
5 2 (5.13%) Hudson
5 2 (5.13%) Eclipse
5 2 (5.13%) Ant
5 2 (5.13%) JUnit
5 2 (5.13%) Selenium
6 1 (2.56%) ClearCase
6 1 (2.56%) JIRA
General
1 7 (17.95%) Banking
2 5 (12.82%) Investment Banking
2 5 (12.82%) Finance
3 3 (7.69%) Retail
4 2 (5.13%) Retail Banking
5 1 (2.56%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 28 (71.79%) Developer
2 24 (61.54%) Java Developer
3 4 (10.26%) Analyst
3 4 (10.26%) Architect
4 3 (7.69%) Senior Developer
4 3 (7.69%) Systems Analyst
4 3 (7.69%) .NET Developer
5 2 (5.13%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (5.13%) Senior .NET Developer
5 2 (5.13%) Web Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (2.56%) UI Developer
6 1 (2.56%) Senior UI Developer
6 1 (2.56%) Software Developer
6 1 (2.56%) Senior Web Engineer
6 1 (2.56%) CMS Developer
6 1 (2.56%) UI Programmer
6 1 (2.56%) Hybris Developer
6 1 (2.56%) TIBCO Consultant
6 1 (2.56%) Lead Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (82.05%) JSP
2 19 (48.72%) HTML
3 18 (46.15%) J2EE
4 11 (28.21%) AngularJS
5 10 (25.64%) HTML5
5 10 (25.64%) Struts
6 9 (23.08%) Spring
6 9 (23.08%) jQuery
7 8 (20.51%) Java EE
7 8 (20.51%) SOAP
7 8 (20.51%) XML
8 6 (15.38%) CSS
8 6 (15.38%) Ajax
8 6 (15.38%) Hibernate
8 6 (15.38%) REST
8 6 (15.38%) Apache Sling
9 5 (12.82%) JSTL
9 5 (12.82%) EJB
9 5 (12.82%) Web Services
9 5 (12.82%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.13%) PKI
2 1 (2.56%) RIA
2 1 (2.56%) Semantic Web
2 1 (2.56%) Linked Data
2 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.56%) Client/Server
2 1 (2.56%) N-Tier
2 1 (2.56%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 14 (35.90%) UNIX
2 13 (33.33%) Linux
3 3 (7.69%) Windows
3 3 (7.69%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.21%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (17.95%) TDD
2 7 (17.95%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (15.38%) Web Development
3 6 (15.38%) Scrum
4 5 (12.82%) MVC
4 5 (12.82%) Project Planning
5 4 (10.26%) Test Scripting
5 4 (10.26%) SOA
5 4 (10.26%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (7.69%) SDLC
6 3 (7.69%) E-Commerce
6 3 (7.69%) EAI
6 3 (7.69%) Data Modelling
6 3 (7.69%) ITIL
6 3 (7.69%) OO
6 3 (7.69%) Project Management
6 3 (7.69%) Usability Testing
6 3 (7.69%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 38 (97.44%) Java
2 11 (28.21%) JavaScript
3 10 (25.64%) SQL
4 3 (7.69%) VBA
4 3 (7.69%) C#
4 3 (7.69%) BeanShell
4 3 (7.69%) PHP
5 2 (5.13%) XPath
6 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.56%) SPARQL
6 1 (2.56%) Scala
6 1 (2.56%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (5.13%) Degree
2 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.56%) CISSP
2 1 (2.56%) Sun Certification
2 1 (2.56%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.69%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (7.69%) CA Single Sign-On
2 1 (2.56%) Puppet
2 1 (2.56%) Nagios
Vendors
1 17 (43.59%) Oracle
2 12 (30.77%) IBM
3 4 (10.26%) Microsoft
3 4 (10.26%) Adobe
3 4 (10.26%) Sybase
4 3 (7.69%) Cognos
4 3 (7.69%) CA
4 3 (7.69%) Sun
4 3 (7.69%) HP
4 3 (7.69%) Gemalto
5 2 (5.13%) FatWire
5 2 (5.13%) hybris
5 2 (5.13%) TIBCO
6 1 (2.56%) ATG
6 1 (2.56%) BEA
6 1 (2.56%) Splunk