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 29 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Servlet
Rank 446 461 386
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -75
Contract jobs citing Servlets 150 122 169
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.29% 0.25% 0.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.04% 0.88% 1.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 69 78
Average daily rate
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£425 £400 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £265 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £305 £350
% change year-on-year
+22.95% -12.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 3
Average hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.80 £30.00 £22.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £33.15 £40.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £30.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+40.00% -29.41%
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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
14460 13870 13417
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.96% 28.09% 28.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 9914 9065 8711
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 212 203 276
Average hourly rate £39.00 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.20 £17.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £47.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%

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 29 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 29 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 29 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 +5 73 £500 +11.11% 31
North West -5 18 £400 -5.88% 7
South East -23 17 £400 +48.14% 4
East of England +9 15 £309 +16.50% 2
West Midlands +5 11 £375 -
Yorkshire -20 9 £344 +1.10% 1
South West +2 5 £315 -10.00% 6
North East - 1 £400 -
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Servlets
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 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.

1 294 (92.45%) Java
2 215 (67.61%) JSP
3 193 (60.69%) J2EE
4 146 (45.91%) JavaScript
5 145 (45.60%) HTML
6 130 (40.88%) Agile Software Development
7 124 (38.99%) SQL
8 113 (35.53%) Tomcat
9 111 (34.91%) XML
9 111 (34.91%) Spring
10 99 (31.13%) CSS
11 98 (30.82%) Oracle
12 96 (30.19%) Linux
13 95 (29.87%) WebSphere
14 94 (29.56%) Web Services
15 82 (25.79%) Struts
16 78 (24.53%) JMS
17 76 (23.90%) JDBC
17 76 (23.90%) Hibernate
18 66 (20.75%) EJB
19 64 (20.13%) Ajax
20 63 (19.81%) UNIX
21 61 (19.18%) HTTP
21 61 (19.18%) JSTL
21 61 (19.18%) Maven
22 59 (18.55%) Finance
23 58 (18.24%) JBoss
23 58 (18.24%) Apache
24 57 (17.92%) IBM
24 57 (17.92%) MVC

Servlets
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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
1 113 (35.53%) Tomcat
2 95 (29.87%) WebSphere
3 58 (18.24%) JBoss
3 58 (18.24%) Apache
4 34 (10.69%) WebLogic
5 29 (9.12%) Jetty
6 27 (8.49%) nginx
7 26 (8.18%) IIS
8 25 (7.86%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 22 (6.92%) CMS
10 14 (4.40%) MQSeries
11 11 (3.46%) WebSphere Application Server
11 11 (3.46%) OpenStack
12 8 (2.52%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 6 (1.89%) IBM HTTP Server
13 6 (1.89%) Liferay
14 3 (0.94%) Apache Solr
14 3 (0.94%) Apache ServiceMix
15 2 (0.63%) Magnolia
15 2 (0.63%) WildFly
Applications
1 4 (1.26%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.94%) Photoshop
2 3 (0.94%) MS Office
3 2 (0.63%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 8 (2.52%) Tridion
2 7 (2.20%) Oracle BPM
2 7 (2.20%) Oracle 11i
3 4 (1.26%) Adobe Campaign
4 1 (0.31%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 36 (11.32%) Cloud Computing
2 27 (8.49%) Amazon AWS
3 26 (8.18%) Amazon EC2
4 25 (7.86%) Google Cloud Platform
4 25 (7.86%) Google App Engine
5 13 (4.09%) Adobe Analytics
6 1 (0.31%) Route 53
6 1 (0.31%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (0.31%) Yammer
6 1 (0.31%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.31%) SaaS
6 1 (0.31%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 61 (19.18%) HTTP
2 42 (13.21%) TCP/IP
3 29 (9.12%) DNS
4 26 (8.18%) DHCP
4 26 (8.18%) IPsec
5 25 (7.86%) FTP
6 20 (6.29%) SSL
7 18 (5.66%) Internet
8 17 (5.35%) LDAP
9 6 (1.89%) SNMP
9 6 (1.89%) Firewall
9 6 (1.89%) HTTPS
10 4 (1.26%) DMZ
11 3 (0.94%) Intrusion Detection
11 3 (0.94%) Network Security
12 1 (0.31%) Wireless
12 1 (0.31%) X.509
12 1 (0.31%) VPN
12 1 (0.31%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (16.35%) Relational Database
2 36 (11.32%) DB2
3 33 (10.38%) SQL Server
4 27 (8.49%) Oracle Database
5 25 (7.86%) RDBMS
6 24 (7.55%) MongoDB
7 18 (5.66%) MySQL
8 10 (3.14%) Oracle Database 10g
8 10 (3.14%) Oracle Database 11g
9 8 (2.52%) NoSQL
10 7 (2.20%) Jackrabbit
10 7 (2.20%) PostgreSQL
10 7 (2.20%) Oracle8/8i Database
10 7 (2.20%) Oracle9i Database
11 6 (1.89%) Informix
11 6 (1.89%) Triplestore
12 5 (1.57%) Apache Cassandra
13 3 (0.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 3 (0.94%) Oracle Database 12c
13 3 (0.94%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 61 (19.18%) Maven
2 50 (15.72%) Eclipse
3 46 (14.47%) JUnit
4 45 (14.15%) Jenkins
5 41 (12.89%) Subversion
6 37 (11.64%) Ant
7 30 (9.43%) Git (software)
8 19 (5.97%) JIRA
9 13 (4.09%) Mockito
10 10 (3.14%) Selenium
11 9 (2.83%) Jasmine
11 9 (2.83%) Log4j
11 9 (2.83%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
12 8 (2.52%) AccuRev
13 7 (2.20%) Cucumber
14 5 (1.57%) Hudson
15 4 (1.26%) VisualVM
15 4 (1.26%) Team Foundation Server
15 4 (1.26%) JProfiler
15 4 (1.26%) NetBeans
General
1 59 (18.55%) Finance
2 32 (10.06%) Banking
3 26 (8.18%) Retail
4 15 (4.72%) Investment Banking
5 5 (1.57%) Back Office
6 4 (1.26%) Retail Banking
6 4 (1.26%) Advertising
7 2 (0.63%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.63%) Marketing
7 2 (0.63%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.31%) Automotive
8 1 (0.31%) Law
8 1 (0.31%) Private Banking
8 1 (0.31%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 209 (65.72%) Developer
2 147 (46.23%) Java Developer
3 30 (9.43%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 26 (8.18%) Senior Developer
5 21 (6.60%) Senior Java Developer
6 19 (5.97%) Architect
7 16 (5.03%) J2EE Developer
8 13 (4.09%) Consultant
8 13 (4.09%) DevOps Engineer
9 12 (3.77%) Designer
10 9 (2.83%) Web Engineer
10 9 (2.83%) UI Developer
10 9 (2.83%) UI Programmer
11 8 (2.52%) JavaScript Developer
12 7 (2.20%) Software Engineer
12 7 (2.20%) Applications Developer
12 7 (2.20%) Senior DevOps Engineer
13 6 (1.89%) Oracle Developer
14 5 (1.57%) .NET Developer
14 5 (1.57%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 215 (67.61%) JSP
2 193 (60.69%) J2EE
3 145 (45.60%) HTML
4 111 (34.91%) XML
4 111 (34.91%) Spring
5 99 (31.13%) CSS
6 94 (29.56%) Web Services
7 82 (25.79%) Struts
8 78 (24.53%) JMS
9 76 (23.90%) JDBC
9 76 (23.90%) Hibernate
10 66 (20.75%) EJB
11 64 (20.13%) Ajax
12 61 (19.18%) JSTL
13 56 (17.61%) SOAP
14 49 (15.41%) JSON
14 49 (15.41%) jQuery
15 42 (13.21%) .NET
15 42 (13.21%) HTML5
16 37 (11.64%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 28 (8.81%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (4.72%) N-Tier
3 12 (3.77%) Enterprise Software
4 11 (3.46%) Web 2.0
5 7 (2.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 7 (2.20%) Client/Server
6 5 (1.57%) Semantic Web
6 5 (1.57%) Computer Science
6 5 (1.57%) Linked Data
7 4 (1.26%) User Experience
7 4 (1.26%) Derivative
7 4 (1.26%) Online Banking
7 4 (1.26%) Wiki
8 3 (0.94%) APACS
9 2 (0.63%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.63%) Blog
9 2 (0.63%) RIA
9 2 (0.63%) Biology
9 2 (0.63%) PKI
9 2 (0.63%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 96 (30.19%) Linux
2 63 (19.81%) UNIX
3 26 (8.18%) Windows
4 14 (4.40%) AIX
5 13 (4.09%) Solaris
6 7 (2.20%) HPUX
7 3 (0.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.31%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.31%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.31%) Android
8 1 (0.31%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.31%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (40.88%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (17.92%) MVC
3 51 (16.04%) Continuous Integration
4 49 (15.41%) Unit Testing
5 48 (15.09%) TDD
5 48 (15.09%) OO
6 46 (14.47%) Open Source
7 43 (13.52%) E-Commerce
7 43 (13.52%) Scrum
8 42 (13.21%) UML
9 40 (12.58%) Configuration Management
10 39 (12.26%) SDLC
11 35 (11.01%) Automated Testing
12 29 (9.12%) SOA
13 27 (8.49%) Software Engineering
14 23 (7.23%) DevOps
15 22 (6.92%) Kalman Filter
15 22 (6.92%) Waterfall
16 20 (6.29%) Web Application Development
17 18 (5.66%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 294 (92.45%) Java
2 146 (45.91%) JavaScript
3 124 (38.99%) SQL
4 34 (10.69%) PL/SQL
5 28 (8.81%) XPath
6 19 (5.97%) Bash Shell
7 18 (5.66%) Python
8 15 (4.72%) Perl
9 13 (4.09%) BeanShell
10 12 (3.77%) Shell Script
11 8 (2.52%) C
12 7 (2.20%) C#
12 7 (2.20%) C++
12 7 (2.20%) T-SQL
13 6 (1.89%) SPARQL
14 4 (1.26%) TypeScript
15 2 (0.63%) Ruby
15 2 (0.63%) VBA
15 2 (0.63%) PHP
16 1 (0.31%) Korn
Qualifications
1 18 (5.66%) Security Cleared
2 13 (4.09%) 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 18 (5.66%) QA
System Software
1 35 (11.01%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (5.03%) Xen
3 10 (3.14%) QEMU
3 10 (3.14%) KVM
4 3 (0.94%) Squid
5 2 (0.63%) Docker
6 1 (0.31%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 29 (9.12%) Puppet
2 25 (7.86%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (1.57%) CA Single Sign-On
4 4 (1.26%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (0.94%) Ansible
6 1 (0.31%) Nagios
6 1 (0.31%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 98 (30.82%) Oracle
2 57 (17.92%) IBM
3 37 (11.64%) VMware
4 33 (10.38%) Microsoft
5 27 (8.49%) Adobe
6 25 (7.86%) Google
7 22 (6.92%) Sybase
8 14 (4.40%) hybris
9 12 (3.77%) Sun
10 9 (2.83%) HP
10 9 (2.83%) CA
10 9 (2.83%) ATG
11 8 (2.52%) Pega
12 7 (2.20%) Blue Martini
12 7 (2.20%) Perforce
12 7 (2.20%) Interwoven
12 7 (2.20%) Elastic Path
13 6 (1.89%) SAP
14 5 (1.57%) BEA
14 5 (1.57%) Salesforce.com
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