The table below looks at the statistics for Servlets skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Servlets over the 3 months to 3 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Servlet
Rank 421 428 407
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -21
Contract jobs citing Servlets 167 128 149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.33% 0.27% 0.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.19% 0.95% 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 68 70
Average daily rate
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£400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £583 £563 £528
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 3
Average hourly rate £37.73 £35.50 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.26% +7.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.33 £34.70 £22.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £36.30 £40.60
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 England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
14076 13491 12666
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.78% 28.17% 28.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 9611 8873 8150
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £268 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 209 195 315
Average hourly rate £38.00 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.80 £17.50 £22.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £48.84
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £33.55 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+19.22% -4.14%

Servlets
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Servlets Jobs Demand Trend in England

Servlets
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Servlets Daily Rate Trend in England

Servlets
Daily Rate Histogram in England

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

Servlets Daily Rate Histogram in England

Servlets
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Servlets Hourly Rate Trend in England

Servlets
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

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

Servlets Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Servlets
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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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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
London -13 81 £500 +11.11% 15
Yorkshire -6 21 £291 -14.33% 3
North West +2 20 £300 -28.35% 7
South East -13 16 £400 +46.78% 8
East of England +7 15 £325 +22.64% 3
West Midlands +1 10 £375 - 2
North East - 7 £300 -
South West -9 4 £315 -10.00% 7
East Midlands -9 1 - -
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Servlets
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

1 300 (94.34%) Java
2 209 (65.72%) JSP
3 184 (57.86%) J2EE
4 143 (44.97%) HTML
5 140 (44.03%) JavaScript
6 121 (38.05%) Tomcat
7 120 (37.74%) Agile Software Development
8 117 (36.79%) SQL
9 114 (35.85%) XML
9 114 (35.85%) Spring
10 108 (33.96%) CSS
11 92 (28.93%) Oracle
12 91 (28.62%) Linux
13 90 (28.30%) WebSphere
14 85 (26.73%) Web Services
15 78 (24.53%) Struts
16 76 (23.90%) JMS
17 72 (22.64%) JDBC
18 70 (22.01%) Hibernate
19 65 (20.44%) Ajax
20 64 (20.13%) Maven
20 64 (20.13%) EJB
20 64 (20.13%) HTTP
21 61 (19.18%) JSTL
22 59 (18.55%) JBoss
23 58 (18.24%) IBM
24 57 (17.92%) UNIX
25 55 (17.30%) SOAP
26 54 (16.98%) MVC
26 54 (16.98%) Relational Database

Servlets
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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
1 121 (38.05%) Tomcat
2 90 (28.30%) WebSphere
3 59 (18.55%) JBoss
4 51 (16.04%) Apache
5 30 (9.43%) Jetty
6 28 (8.81%) WebLogic
7 26 (8.18%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 25 (7.86%) nginx
9 24 (7.55%) IIS
9 24 (7.55%) CMS
10 12 (3.77%) MQSeries
11 11 (3.46%) OpenStack
12 9 (2.83%) WebSphere Application Server
13 6 (1.89%) Liferay
13 6 (1.89%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 6 (1.89%) IBM HTTP Server
14 5 (1.57%) NetWeaver
15 4 (1.26%) SharePoint
15 4 (1.26%) SAP Portal
16 3 (0.94%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 6 (1.89%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.57%) MS Office
3 4 (1.26%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.94%) InfoPath
4 3 (0.94%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 7 (2.20%) Oracle 11i
1 7 (2.20%) Oracle BPM
2 6 (1.89%) Tridion
3 4 (1.26%) Adobe Campaign
4 1 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.31%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 34 (10.69%) Cloud Computing
2 26 (8.18%) Amazon AWS
3 25 (7.86%) Amazon EC2
4 23 (7.23%) Google Cloud Platform
4 23 (7.23%) Google App Engine
5 13 (4.09%) Adobe Analytics
6 2 (0.63%) SaaS
7 1 (0.31%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.31%) Route 53
7 1 (0.31%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (0.31%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 64 (20.13%) HTTP
2 40 (12.58%) TCP/IP
3 27 (8.49%) DNS
4 24 (7.55%) DHCP
4 24 (7.55%) IPsec
5 23 (7.23%) FTP
6 20 (6.29%) SSL
7 16 (5.03%) Internet
7 16 (5.03%) LDAP
8 6 (1.89%) SNMP
8 6 (1.89%) Firewall
8 6 (1.89%) HTTPS
9 4 (1.26%) DMZ
10 3 (0.94%) Intrusion Detection
10 3 (0.94%) Network Security
11 1 (0.31%) Wireless
11 1 (0.31%) X.509
11 1 (0.31%) VPN
11 1 (0.31%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (16.98%) Relational Database
2 38 (11.95%) SQL Server
3 35 (11.01%) DB2
4 27 (8.49%) RDBMS
5 26 (8.18%) Oracle Database
6 24 (7.55%) MongoDB
7 23 (7.23%) MySQL
8 11 (3.46%) Oracle Database 10g
8 11 (3.46%) PostgreSQL
9 10 (3.14%) Oracle Database 11g
10 8 (2.52%) Jackrabbit
10 8 (2.52%) NoSQL
10 8 (2.52%) Oracle9i Database
11 7 (2.20%) Oracle8/8i Database
12 6 (1.89%) Informix
12 6 (1.89%) Apache Cassandra
13 5 (1.57%) Triplestore
13 5 (1.57%) SAP BI
14 4 (1.26%) Big Data
15 3 (0.94%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 64 (20.13%) Maven
2 47 (14.78%) Eclipse
3 45 (14.15%) JUnit
4 44 (13.84%) Subversion
5 43 (13.52%) Jenkins
6 39 (12.26%) Ant
7 34 (10.69%) Git (software)
8 18 (5.66%) JIRA
9 13 (4.09%) Mockito
10 12 (3.77%) Selenium
11 9 (2.83%) Jasmine
12 7 (2.20%) Team Foundation Server
12 7 (2.20%) Cucumber
12 7 (2.20%) Log4j
13 6 (1.89%) AccuRev
13 6 (1.89%) ClearCase
13 6 (1.89%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
14 5 (1.57%) Hudson
14 5 (1.57%) NetBeans
15 4 (1.26%) JProfiler
General
1 53 (16.67%) Finance
2 29 (9.12%) Banking
3 24 (7.55%) Retail
4 16 (5.03%) Investment Banking
5 4 (1.26%) Advertising
5 4 (1.26%) Back Office
6 3 (0.94%) Telecoms
6 3 (0.94%) Marketing
6 3 (0.94%) Retail Banking
7 2 (0.63%) Publishing
8 1 (0.31%) Russian Language
8 1 (0.31%) Private Banking
8 1 (0.31%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.31%) Electronics
8 1 (0.31%) Automotive
8 1 (0.31%) Law
8 1 (0.31%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 214 (67.30%) Developer
2 158 (49.69%) Java Developer
3 29 (9.12%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 26 (8.18%) Senior Developer
5 21 (6.60%) Senior Java Developer
6 17 (5.35%) Architect
7 15 (4.72%) J2EE Developer
8 14 (4.40%) Consultant
9 12 (3.77%) DevOps Engineer
10 9 (2.83%) UI Programmer
10 9 (2.83%) UI Developer
10 9 (2.83%) Web Engineer
11 8 (2.52%) JavaScript Developer
11 8 (2.52%) Designer
12 7 (2.20%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 7 (2.20%) Applications Developer
12 7 (2.20%) Software Engineer
13 6 (1.89%) Oracle Developer
13 6 (1.89%) Web Developer
14 5 (1.57%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 209 (65.72%) JSP
2 184 (57.86%) J2EE
3 143 (44.97%) HTML
4 114 (35.85%) XML
4 114 (35.85%) Spring
5 108 (33.96%) CSS
6 85 (26.73%) Web Services
7 78 (24.53%) Struts
8 76 (23.90%) JMS
9 72 (22.64%) JDBC
10 70 (22.01%) Hibernate
11 65 (20.44%) Ajax
12 64 (20.13%) EJB
13 61 (19.18%) JSTL
14 55 (17.30%) SOAP
15 49 (15.41%) jQuery
16 45 (14.15%) JSON
17 38 (11.95%) .NET
18 36 (11.32%) REST
19 35 (11.01%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 22 (6.92%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (6.29%) N-Tier
3 13 (4.09%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (2.83%) Web 2.0
5 7 (2.20%) Computer Science
6 6 (1.89%) Client/Server
7 5 (1.57%) Wiki
7 5 (1.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 5 (1.57%) Inversion of Control
8 4 (1.26%) Semantic Web
8 4 (1.26%) Linked Data
8 4 (1.26%) User Experience
8 4 (1.26%) Mainframe
8 4 (1.26%) Derivative
8 4 (1.26%) Online Banking
9 3 (0.94%) APACS
10 2 (0.63%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.63%) PKI
10 2 (0.63%) Blog
10 2 (0.63%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 91 (28.62%) Linux
2 57 (17.92%) UNIX
3 25 (7.86%) Windows
4 13 (4.09%) AIX
5 9 (2.83%) Solaris
6 6 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (1.57%) HPUX
8 3 (0.94%) Android
9 2 (0.63%) CentOS
10 1 (0.31%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.31%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.31%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.31%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (37.74%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (16.98%) MVC
3 53 (16.67%) OO
4 52 (16.35%) Continuous Integration
5 49 (15.41%) TDD
6 46 (14.47%) Unit Testing
7 43 (13.52%) Open Source
8 41 (12.89%) Scrum
9 39 (12.26%) E-Commerce
10 38 (11.95%) Configuration Management
11 36 (11.32%) UML
11 36 (11.32%) SDLC
12 34 (10.69%) Software Engineering
13 30 (9.43%) Automated Testing
14 29 (9.12%) SOA
15 23 (7.23%) Kalman Filter
16 20 (6.29%) Web Application Development
17 19 (5.97%) Multithreading
18 18 (5.66%) Waterfall
18 18 (5.66%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 300 (94.34%) Java
2 140 (44.03%) JavaScript
3 117 (36.79%) SQL
4 32 (10.06%) XPath
5 28 (8.81%) PL/SQL
6 18 (5.66%) Python
7 16 (5.03%) Perl
7 16 (5.03%) Bash Shell
8 12 (3.77%) BeanShell
9 10 (3.14%) Shell Script
10 7 (2.20%) T-SQL
10 7 (2.20%) C#
10 7 (2.20%) C++
11 6 (1.89%) C
12 5 (1.57%) VBA
12 5 (1.57%) SPARQL
13 4 (1.26%) TypeScript
13 4 (1.26%) PHP
14 3 (0.94%) Smalltalk
14 3 (0.94%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 18 (5.66%) Security Cleared
2 12 (3.77%) Degree
3 10 (3.14%) SC Cleared
4 9 (2.83%) Sun Certification
5 6 (1.89%) BC Cleared
6 5 (1.57%) OCPJP
7 4 (1.26%) CISSP
8 1 (0.31%) ISEB
8 1 (0.31%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.31%) CISA
8 1 (0.31%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (6.29%) QA
2 3 (0.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (0.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 33 (10.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (5.03%) Xen
3 10 (3.14%) QEMU
3 10 (3.14%) KVM
4 3 (0.94%) Squid
5 1 (0.31%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.31%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 26 (8.18%) Puppet
2 22 (6.92%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (1.57%) CA Single Sign-On
4 4 (1.26%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.31%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.31%) Ansible
5 1 (0.31%) Nagios
Vendors
1 92 (28.93%) Oracle
2 58 (18.24%) IBM
3 36 (11.32%) Microsoft
3 36 (11.32%) VMware
4 28 (8.81%) Adobe
5 23 (7.23%) Google
6 22 (6.92%) Sybase
7 13 (4.09%) hybris
8 11 (3.46%) SAP
8 11 (3.46%) Sun
9 9 (2.83%) CA
10 8 (2.52%) HP
10 8 (2.52%) Pega
11 7 (2.20%) Perforce
12 6 (1.89%) ATG
13 5 (1.57%) Elastic Path
13 5 (1.57%) Salesforce.com
13 5 (1.57%) Blue Martini
13 5 (1.57%) Interwoven
13 5 (1.57%) BEA
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