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 9 February 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.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Servlet
Rank 149 171 183
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +12
Contract jobs citing Servlets 1 21 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.032% 0.41% 0.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.10% 1.34% 1.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 18 12
Average daily rate £438 £525 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +16.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £356 £350 £319
% change year-on-year
+1.78% +9.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £77.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.63 - £42.50
Servlets
London

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
990 1564 1731
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 31.46% 30.54% 29.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 846 1258 1292
Average daily rate £463 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.82% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 11
Average hourly rate £55.00 £27.37 £37.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.94% -26.52%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £33.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+17.16% +1.51%

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
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 9 February 2016, 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 16 (100.00%) Java
2 14 (87.50%) Oracle
3 11 (68.75%) JSP
4 10 (62.50%) HTML
5 9 (56.25%) JavaScript
6 7 (43.75%) SQL
6 7 (43.75%) Shell Script
6 7 (43.75%) Spring
7 6 (37.50%) E-Commerce
7 6 (37.50%) Perl
7 6 (37.50%) Linux
8 5 (31.25%) XML
8 5 (31.25%) OO
8 5 (31.25%) jQuery
9 4 (25.00%) Unit Testing
9 4 (25.00%) Hadoop
9 4 (25.00%) AngularJS
9 4 (25.00%) Pair Programming
9 4 (25.00%) Banking
9 4 (25.00%) Teradata
9 4 (25.00%) Ruby
9 4 (25.00%) Python
9 4 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (25.00%) ETL
9 4 (25.00%) Unix
9 4 (25.00%) PL/SQL
9 4 (25.00%) DB2
9 4 (25.00%) WebLogic
10 3 (18.75%) Vignette
10 3 (18.75%) Apache

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

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 4 (25.00%) WebLogic
2 3 (18.75%) Apache
2 3 (18.75%) Apache Spark
3 2 (12.50%) Tomcat
4 1 (6.25%) JBoss
4 1 (6.25%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (25.00%) DB2
1 4 (25.00%) Hadoop
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
4 1 (6.25%) Big Data
4 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
1 3 (18.75%) Jenkins
1 3 (18.75%) Maven
2 1 (6.25%) VisualAge
2 1 (6.25%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 4 (25.00%) Banking
2 3 (18.75%) Finance
3 2 (12.50%) Investment Banking
4 1 (6.25%) Advertising
4 1 (6.25%) Back Office
4 1 (6.25%) Financial Institution
4 1 (6.25%) Retail
4 1 (6.25%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (75.00%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Java Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Senior Developer
3 3 (18.75%) E-Commerce Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Database Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Java E-Commerce Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Database Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Database Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Java Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Java Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Database Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior SQL Developer
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Database Developer
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (68.75%) JSP
2 10 (62.50%) HTML
3 7 (43.75%) Spring
4 5 (31.25%) jQuery
4 5 (31.25%) XML
5 4 (25.00%) AngularJS
6 3 (18.75%) Celery
6 3 (18.75%) Spring Batch
6 3 (18.75%) Spring Integration
6 3 (18.75%) Web Services
6 3 (18.75%) WebCenter
7 2 (12.50%) CGI
7 2 (12.50%) CSS
7 2 (12.50%) EJB
7 2 (12.50%) J2EE
7 2 (12.50%) JNDI
7 2 (12.50%) Struts
7 2 (12.50%) Taglibs
8 1 (6.25%) JAXP
8 1 (6.25%) SAX
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (6.25%) Client/Server
2 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Linux
2 4 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) E-Commerce
2 5 (31.25%) OO
3 4 (25.00%) ETL
3 4 (25.00%) Pair Programming
3 4 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (18.75%) Performance Optimisation
4 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
5 2 (12.50%) Data Transformation
5 2 (12.50%) High Availability
5 2 (12.50%) Identity Management
5 2 (12.50%) Release Management
5 2 (12.50%) Scrum
5 2 (12.50%) TDD
5 2 (12.50%) Web Application Development
6 1 (6.25%) Integration Testing
6 1 (6.25%) Multithreading
6 1 (6.25%) Portfolio Management
6 1 (6.25%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (56.25%) JavaScript
3 7 (43.75%) Shell Script
3 7 (43.75%) SQL
4 6 (37.50%) Perl
5 4 (25.00%) PL/SQL
5 4 (25.00%) Python
5 4 (25.00%) Ruby
6 3 (18.75%) Bash Shell
7 1 (6.25%) C#
7 1 (6.25%) TypeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (87.50%) Oracle
2 4 (25.00%) Teradata
3 3 (18.75%) Vignette
3 3 (18.75%) WorldPay
4 2 (12.50%) ATG
4 2 (12.50%) Sun
5 1 (6.25%) BEA
5 1 (6.25%) Endeca