The table below looks at the statistics for Servlets skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Servlets over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Servlet
Rank 135 112 130
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +18
Contract jobs citing Servlets 14 9 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.45% 0.38% 0.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.51% 1.27% 1.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 2
Average daily rate
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£280 £550 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-49.09% +29.41%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £33.73 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £36.25 -
% change year-on-year
-17.24% -
Servlets
England

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 East of England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
926 706 855
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 30.05% 30.09% 28.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 580 346 422
Average daily rate £375 £375 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 43 62
Average hourly rate £25.00 £39.00 £32.10
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.89% +21.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.71 £18.15 £19.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.69 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

Servlets
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Servlets Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Servlets
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Servlets Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Servlets
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Servlets Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Servlets
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Servlets within the East of England region over the 3 months to 18 September 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
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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
Essex -7 9 £275 -50.00%
Hertfordshire -25 3 - - 5
Cambridgeshire - - - -
Servlets
England

Servlets
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 24 (96.00%) Java
2 22 (88.00%) Oracle
3 21 (84.00%) JavaScript
3 21 (84.00%) XML
4 18 (72.00%) XSLT
4 18 (72.00%) UNIX
4 18 (72.00%) HTML
4 18 (72.00%) SQL
5 16 (64.00%) Degree
6 15 (60.00%) Sun
6 15 (60.00%) Sun Certification
6 15 (60.00%) JSP
7 13 (52.00%) Linux
7 13 (52.00%) J2EE
7 13 (52.00%) Eclipse
7 13 (52.00%) Ajax
8 12 (48.00%) Relational Database
8 12 (48.00%) JUnit
8 12 (48.00%) Struts
9 11 (44.00%) MySQL
9 11 (44.00%) PL/SQL
9 11 (44.00%) Spring
9 11 (44.00%) Shell Script
9 11 (44.00%) Hibernate
9 11 (44.00%) Computer Science
10 10 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (36.00%) E-Commerce
12 8 (32.00%) OO
12 8 (32.00%) Perl
12 8 (32.00%) Ant

Servlets
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 (28.00%) MQSeries
2 5 (20.00%) Tomcat
2 5 (20.00%) Adobe CQ
3 2 (8.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (8.00%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Tridion
Communications & Networking
1 7 (28.00%) Internet
2 5 (20.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (48.00%) Relational Database
2 11 (44.00%) MySQL
3 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
4 5 (20.00%) RDBMS
4 5 (20.00%) Oracle Database
5 2 (8.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 13 (52.00%) Eclipse
2 12 (48.00%) JUnit
3 8 (32.00%) Ant
4 7 (28.00%) Log4j
4 7 (28.00%) Subversion
4 7 (28.00%) Maven
5 2 (8.00%) Selenium
5 2 (8.00%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 8 (32.00%) Retail
2 7 (28.00%) Finance
2 7 (28.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 18 (72.00%) Developer
2 13 (52.00%) Java Developer
3 10 (40.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 6 (24.00%) Software Project Leader
4 6 (24.00%) Project Leader
5 5 (20.00%) J2EE Developer
6 3 (12.00%) SQL Developer
6 3 (12.00%) PL/SQL Developer
7 1 (4.00%) C++ Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (84.00%) XML
2 18 (72.00%) XSLT
2 18 (72.00%) HTML
3 15 (60.00%) JSP
4 13 (52.00%) J2EE
4 13 (52.00%) Ajax
5 12 (48.00%) Struts
6 11 (44.00%) Hibernate
6 11 (44.00%) Spring
7 8 (32.00%) JDBC
8 7 (28.00%) XMLBeans
8 7 (28.00%) JMS
8 7 (28.00%) jQuery
9 6 (24.00%) GWT
9 6 (24.00%) Web Services
9 6 (24.00%) DHTML
10 5 (20.00%) SOAP
10 5 (20.00%) EJB
10 5 (20.00%) CSS
10 5 (20.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 11 (44.00%) Computer Science
2 7 (28.00%) Web 2.0
3 6 (24.00%) Mathematics
3 6 (24.00%) Biology
3 6 (24.00%) Life Science
3 6 (24.00%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 18 (72.00%) UNIX
2 13 (52.00%) Linux
3 7 (28.00%) HPUX
3 7 (28.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (36.00%) E-Commerce
3 8 (32.00%) OO
4 7 (28.00%) UML
4 7 (28.00%) Content Management
5 6 (24.00%) Bioinformatics
5 6 (24.00%) Software Engineering
5 6 (24.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 6 (24.00%) Build Automation
6 5 (20.00%) OOD
6 5 (20.00%) Web Development
6 5 (20.00%) Unit Testing
7 2 (8.00%) RAD
7 2 (8.00%) Validation
8 1 (4.00%) Customer Intelligence
8 1 (4.00%) Analytics
8 1 (4.00%) Campaign Management
8 1 (4.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 24 (96.00%) Java
2 21 (84.00%) JavaScript
3 18 (72.00%) SQL
4 11 (44.00%) Shell Script
4 11 (44.00%) PL/SQL
5 8 (32.00%) Perl
6 7 (28.00%) XPath
7 5 (20.00%) C++
8 2 (8.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 16 (64.00%) Degree
2 15 (60.00%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 22 (88.00%) Oracle
2 15 (60.00%) Sun
3 7 (28.00%) Interwoven
3 7 (28.00%) IBM
4 5 (20.00%) AccuRev
5 3 (12.00%) ATG
6 2 (8.00%) Blue Martini
6 2 (8.00%) Elastic Path
7 1 (4.00%) hybris