The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the England region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Servlet
Rank 430 372 372
Rank change year-on-year
-58 0
Contract jobs citing Servlets 125 180 203
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.25% 0.39% 0.38%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.91% 1.35% 1.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 88 98
Average daily rate
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90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £295 £309
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £586 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
-11.42% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Average hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £42.50 -
% change year-on-year
-29.41% -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
13711 13328 14132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.78% 28.60% 26.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 8924 8639 8790
Average daily rate £375 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 200 261 344
Average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +4.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £20.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £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
UK

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 1 August 2014.

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
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 1 August 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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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 -25 71 £450 -5.75% 35
South East +1 18 £275 -19.70% 6
East of England -10 10 £270 - 3
West Midlands -5 9 - -
Yorkshire +1 7 £340 -2.85%
South West -28 7 £350 -3.44% 5
East Midlands -6 6 £280 -17.03%
North West -38 5 £425 +21.42% 9
Servlets
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Servlets
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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.

1 220 (95.65%) Java
2 134 (58.26%) JSP
3 125 (54.35%) Oracle
4 122 (53.04%) Spring
5 114 (49.57%) J2EE
6 113 (49.13%) HTML
7 110 (47.83%) JavaScript
8 95 (41.30%) XML
9 81 (35.22%) SQL
10 76 (33.04%) Linux
11 69 (30.00%) Web Services
12 68 (29.57%) Struts
13 66 (28.70%) Tomcat
14 60 (26.09%) UNIX
15 59 (25.65%) JDBC
16 58 (25.22%) Hibernate
17 57 (24.78%) E-Commerce
18 56 (24.35%) CSS
18 56 (24.35%) Maven
18 56 (24.35%) Ajax
19 54 (23.48%) JUnit
20 53 (23.04%) WebSphere
21 52 (22.61%) Ant
21 52 (22.61%) EJB
22 51 (22.17%) HTTP
22 51 (22.17%) Relational Database
23 50 (21.74%) jQuery
23 50 (21.74%) XSLT
24 49 (21.30%) Subversion
25 48 (20.87%) Apache

Servlets
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 66 (28.70%) Tomcat
2 53 (23.04%) WebSphere
3 48 (20.87%) Apache
4 36 (15.65%) Jetty
5 35 (15.22%) WebLogic
6 23 (10.00%) WebSphere Application Server
7 20 (8.70%) CMS
8 18 (7.83%) MQSeries
8 18 (7.83%) IIS
8 18 (7.83%) nginx
9 10 (4.35%) Confluence
9 10 (4.35%) Oracle Workflow
10 7 (3.04%) OpenStack
10 7 (3.04%) GlassFish
10 7 (3.04%) Oracle Service Bus
11 6 (2.61%) Adobe CQ
12 3 (1.30%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 3 (1.30%) Node.js
12 3 (1.30%) Alfresco
13 2 (0.87%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 3 (1.30%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.87%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (0.87%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.43%) MS Project
3 1 (0.43%) MS Office
3 1 (0.43%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (4.78%) Tridion
2 5 (2.17%) Oracle Retail
3 3 (1.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.87%) RiskWrite
5 1 (0.43%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (0.43%) BusinessWorks
5 1 (0.43%) Global One
5 1 (0.43%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.43%) HFM
5 1 (0.43%) Brady Trinity
5 1 (0.43%) Hyperion Planning
5 1 (0.43%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 22 (9.57%) Cloud Computing
1 22 (9.57%) Amazon EC2
2 12 (5.22%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (3.48%) Google App Engine
4 7 (3.04%) Route 53
4 7 (3.04%) Amazon ELB
4 7 (3.04%) Amazon S3
5 6 (2.61%) SaaS
6 1 (0.43%) GitHub
6 1 (0.43%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 51 (22.17%) HTTP
2 29 (12.61%) Internet
3 17 (7.39%) TCP/IP
3 17 (7.39%) DNS
4 15 (6.52%) DHCP
5 14 (6.09%) SSL
6 8 (3.48%) IPsec
6 8 (3.48%) FTP
6 8 (3.48%) HTTPS
7 7 (3.04%) Firewall
8 6 (2.61%) SSH
8 6 (2.61%) LDAP
9 3 (1.30%) SNMP
10 1 (0.43%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (22.17%) Relational Database
2 41 (17.83%) RDBMS
3 39 (16.96%) Oracle Database
4 30 (13.04%) MySQL
5 22 (9.57%) SQL Server
6 20 (8.70%) Oracle Database 11g
7 16 (6.96%) DB2
8 11 (4.78%) Oracle Reports
8 11 (4.78%) Data Warehouse
9 9 (3.91%) Big Data
10 8 (3.48%) Crystal Reports
11 7 (3.04%) NoSQL
12 5 (2.17%) MongoDB
13 4 (1.74%) Oracle Database 10g
14 2 (0.87%) CouchDB
14 2 (0.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 2 (0.87%) Couchbase
14 2 (0.87%) JasperReports
14 2 (0.87%) Oracle8/8i Database
14 2 (0.87%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 56 (24.35%) Maven
2 54 (23.48%) JUnit
3 52 (22.61%) Ant
4 49 (21.30%) Subversion
5 46 (20.00%) Eclipse
6 29 (12.61%) Jenkins
7 20 (8.70%) Log4j
8 19 (8.26%) JIRA
9 14 (6.09%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
10 12 (5.22%) Hudson
11 9 (3.91%) Git (software)
12 8 (3.48%) Cucumber
13 7 (3.04%) Oracle Forms
13 7 (3.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 6 (2.61%) Toad
15 5 (2.17%) Mockito
15 5 (2.17%) TeamCity
16 4 (1.74%) EasyMock
16 4 (1.74%) Talend Open Studio
16 4 (1.74%) Selenium
General
1 45 (19.57%) Finance
2 27 (11.74%) Retail
3 22 (9.57%) Banking
4 20 (8.70%) Manufacturing
5 13 (5.65%) Investment Banking
6 6 (2.61%) Telecoms
7 5 (2.17%) German Language
8 4 (1.74%) Marketing
9 3 (1.30%) Electronics
9 3 (1.30%) Publishing
10 2 (0.87%) Retail Banking
10 2 (0.87%) Corporate Banking
10 2 (0.87%) Back Office
10 2 (0.87%) Advertising
11 1 (0.43%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.43%) Legal
11 1 (0.43%) Front Office
11 1 (0.43%) Korean Language
Job Titles
1 169 (73.48%) Developer
2 133 (57.83%) Java Developer
3 29 (12.61%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 17 (7.39%) J2EE Developer
5 16 (6.96%) Architect
5 16 (6.96%) Senior Developer
6 13 (5.65%) Senior Java Developer
7 7 (3.04%) SQL Developer
7 7 (3.04%) PL/SQL Developer
8 6 (2.61%) Technical Specialist
8 6 (2.61%) Consultant
9 5 (2.17%) Web Developer
9 5 (2.17%) Software Developer
9 5 (2.17%) Front-End Developer
10 4 (1.74%) Java Architect
10 4 (1.74%) Solutions Architect
11 3 (1.30%) Applications Developer
11 3 (1.30%) Senior Consultant
11 3 (1.30%) Lead Developer
11 3 (1.30%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 134 (58.26%) JSP
2 122 (53.04%) Spring
3 114 (49.57%) J2EE
4 113 (49.13%) HTML
5 95 (41.30%) XML
6 69 (30.00%) Web Services
7 68 (29.57%) Struts
8 59 (25.65%) JDBC
9 58 (25.22%) Hibernate
10 56 (24.35%) CSS
10 56 (24.35%) Ajax
11 52 (22.61%) EJB
12 50 (21.74%) jQuery
12 50 (21.74%) XSLT
13 42 (18.26%) JMS
14 34 (14.78%) REST
15 31 (13.48%) JSON
16 28 (12.17%) SOAP
17 25 (10.87%) Java EE
17 25 (10.87%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 32 (13.91%) Open Source
2 20 (8.70%) Computer Science
3 19 (8.26%) Web 2.0
4 7 (3.04%) iPad
5 6 (2.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 5 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.74%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.30%) DTV
9 2 (0.87%) Visualisation
9 2 (0.87%) Photography
9 2 (0.87%) SWIFT
9 2 (0.87%) Digital Media
9 2 (0.87%) Equities
10 1 (0.43%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.43%) Fixed Income
10 1 (0.43%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.43%) Economics
10 1 (0.43%) New Media
10 1 (0.43%) Data Integration
10 1 (0.43%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 76 (33.04%) Linux
2 60 (26.09%) UNIX
3 25 (10.87%) Solaris
4 17 (7.39%) HPUX
5 12 (5.22%) CentOS
6 8 (3.48%) Windows
7 5 (2.17%) Fedora
8 2 (0.87%) AIX
8 2 (0.87%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.43%) Windows NT
9 1 (0.43%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.43%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (24.78%) E-Commerce
2 46 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 45 (19.57%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (19.57%) TDD
4 43 (18.70%) Unit Testing
5 41 (17.83%) OO
6 39 (16.96%) Configuration Management
7 37 (16.09%) Content Management
7 37 (16.09%) UML
8 32 (13.91%) MVC
9 23 (10.00%) Scrum
10 21 (9.13%) Web Development
11 18 (7.83%) Automated Testing
11 18 (7.83%) Software Engineering
12 17 (7.39%) OOD
13 16 (6.96%) SOA
14 15 (6.52%) Software Architecture
15 13 (5.65%) RAD
15 13 (5.65%) OOA/OOD
15 13 (5.65%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 220 (95.65%) Java
2 110 (47.83%) JavaScript
3 81 (35.22%) SQL
4 36 (15.65%) PL/SQL
5 22 (9.57%) Shell Script
6 21 (9.13%) XPath
7 17 (7.39%) Perl
8 14 (6.09%) PHP
9 13 (5.65%) Ruby
10 12 (5.22%) Bash Shell
10 12 (5.22%) Python
11 7 (3.04%) C
11 7 (3.04%) C++
11 7 (3.04%) Scala
12 6 (2.61%) Groovy
13 5 (2.17%) C#
13 5 (2.17%) PHP5
14 4 (1.74%) XQuery
15 2 (0.87%) Golang
15 2 (0.87%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 37 (16.09%) Degree
2 22 (9.57%) Sun Certification
3 10 (4.35%) Security Cleared
4 5 (2.17%) OCPJP
5 4 (1.74%) SC Cleared
6 3 (1.30%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.87%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (0.43%) PMP
8 1 (0.43%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.43%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.43%) Brainbench
8 1 (0.43%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (7.39%) QA
2 1 (0.43%) SLA
2 1 (0.43%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (3.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (2.17%) Xen
Systems Management
1 19 (8.26%) Puppet
2 7 (3.04%) Vagrant
3 4 (1.74%) OpenSSO
4 3 (1.30%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.43%) OpenView
5 1 (0.43%) Nagios
Vendors
1 125 (54.35%) Oracle
2 30 (13.04%) JBoss
3 28 (12.17%) Sun
4 22 (9.57%) IBM
5 21 (9.13%) ATG
6 20 (8.70%) Google
7 17 (7.39%) Interwoven
8 16 (6.96%) Microsoft
9 13 (5.65%) Red Hat
10 11 (4.78%) Blue Martini
10 11 (4.78%) Elastic Path
11 9 (3.91%) FatWire
12 7 (3.04%) Sybase
12 7 (3.04%) VMware
12 7 (3.04%) Endeca
12 7 (3.04%) RightScale
12 7 (3.04%) AccuRev
13 6 (2.61%) SAP
14 4 (1.74%) Talend
15 3 (1.30%) TIBCO
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