The first table below looks at the demand for Servlets skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Servlets over the 3 months to 25 July 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 London 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Servlet
Rank 337 314 336
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +22
Contract jobs citing Servlets 74 101 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.31% 0.42% 0.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.02% 1.33% 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 52 50
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.16% +22.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £396 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £578
UK excluding London average daily rate £305 £350 £369
% change year-on-year
-12.85% -5.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £31.25 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £42.50 -
% change year-on-year
-29.41% -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
7263 7580 7539
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 30.76% 31.27% 28.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 5169 5471 5259
Average daily rate £425 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £574
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 80 82
Average hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £19.00 £19.52
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £55.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £32.75
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.81%
Servlets
England

Servlets
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Servlets Jobs Demand Trend in London

Servlets
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Servlets Daily Rate Trend in London

Servlets
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Servlets across the London region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Servlets Daily Rate Histogram in London

Servlets
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Servlets Hourly Rate Trend in London

Servlets
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Servlets within the London region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
City of London 0 13 £463 -17.77% 10
Westminster - - - -
Hammersmith - - - -
Chiswick - - - -
Chessington - - - -
Hayes - - - - 2
Surbiton - - - -
Servlets
England

Servlets
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

1 140 (95.24%) Java
2 94 (63.95%) JSP
3 85 (57.82%) Spring
3 85 (57.82%) HTML
4 82 (55.78%) JavaScript
5 71 (48.30%) Oracle
6 58 (39.46%) SQL
7 56 (38.10%) J2EE
8 54 (36.73%) XML
9 49 (33.33%) Linux
10 45 (30.61%) Tomcat
11 41 (27.89%) JDBC
12 39 (26.53%) Unit Testing
13 38 (25.85%) Struts
13 38 (25.85%) Web Services
13 38 (25.85%) Ajax
13 38 (25.85%) Hibernate
14 36 (24.49%) TDD
14 36 (24.49%) CSS
14 36 (24.49%) Continuous Integration
15 34 (23.13%) jQuery
15 34 (23.13%) UNIX
16 33 (22.45%) HTTP
17 32 (21.77%) MVC
18 31 (21.09%) EJB
19 30 (20.41%) JSON
19 30 (20.41%) Relational Database
20 29 (19.73%) HTML5
20 29 (19.73%) WebSphere
20 29 (19.73%) Maven

Servlets
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 45 (30.61%) Tomcat
2 29 (19.73%) WebSphere
3 27 (18.37%) Apache
4 24 (16.33%) WebLogic
4 24 (16.33%) Jetty
5 19 (12.93%) IIS
6 13 (8.84%) CMS
7 11 (7.48%) Oracle Workflow
7 11 (7.48%) nginx
8 10 (6.80%) WebSphere Application Server
8 10 (6.80%) MQSeries
9 9 (6.12%) Confluence
10 3 (2.04%) SharePoint
10 3 (2.04%) Oracle Application Server
10 3 (2.04%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 2 (1.36%) WebLogic Portal
11 2 (1.36%) Oracle Spatial
11 2 (1.36%) Oracle Coherence
11 2 (1.36%) Node.js
12 1 (0.68%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (1.36%) Photoshop
1 2 (1.36%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.68%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.68%) MS Project
2 1 (0.68%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (5.44%) Tridion
2 1 (0.68%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.68%) Global One
2 1 (0.68%) Brady Trinity
2 1 (0.68%) HFM
2 1 (0.68%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (0.68%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.68%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 17 (11.56%) Cloud Computing
2 10 (6.80%) Amazon EC2
3 8 (5.44%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 33 (22.45%) HTTP
2 17 (11.56%) TCP/IP
3 14 (9.52%) SSL
4 12 (8.16%) Internet
5 10 (6.80%) DNS
6 8 (5.44%) HTTPS
6 8 (5.44%) IPsec
6 8 (5.44%) DHCP
6 8 (5.44%) FTP
7 6 (4.08%) SSH
7 6 (4.08%) LDAP
8 2 (1.36%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (20.41%) Relational Database
2 23 (15.65%) RDBMS
3 17 (11.56%) Oracle Database
4 15 (10.20%) MySQL
5 14 (9.52%) Oracle Database 11g
6 11 (7.48%) DB2
7 9 (6.12%) Oracle Reports
8 6 (4.08%) NoSQL
8 6 (4.08%) SQL Server
9 4 (2.72%) Crystal Reports
9 4 (2.72%) MongoDB
10 2 (1.36%) Couchbase
10 2 (1.36%) Big Data
10 2 (1.36%) JasperReports
10 2 (1.36%) CouchDB
11 1 (0.68%) CloverETL
11 1 (0.68%) Oracle8/8i Database
11 1 (0.68%) Oracle9i Database
11 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 29 (19.73%) Maven
2 27 (18.37%) Subversion
3 25 (17.01%) JUnit
4 21 (14.29%) Ant
4 21 (14.29%) Eclipse
5 18 (12.24%) Jenkins
6 15 (10.20%) JIRA
7 10 (6.80%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
7 10 (6.80%) Log4j
8 9 (6.12%) Git (software)
9 6 (4.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 5 (3.40%) Mockito
10 5 (3.40%) TeamCity
10 5 (3.40%) Apache Ivy
11 4 (2.72%) EasyMock
11 4 (2.72%) jMock
11 4 (2.72%) Hudson
12 2 (1.36%) Artifactory
12 2 (1.36%) Selenium
12 2 (1.36%) NUnit
General
1 27 (18.37%) Finance
2 19 (12.93%) Banking
3 12 (8.16%) Retail
3 12 (8.16%) Investment Banking
4 9 (6.12%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.72%) German Language
6 3 (2.04%) Publishing
6 3 (2.04%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (1.36%) Advertising
7 2 (1.36%) Retail Banking
7 2 (1.36%) Corporate Banking
7 2 (1.36%) Back Office
8 1 (0.68%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.68%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 110 (74.83%) Developer
2 89 (60.54%) Java Developer
3 16 (10.88%) Senior Developer
4 13 (8.84%) Senior Java Developer
5 8 (5.44%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 6 (4.08%) Technical Specialist
7 5 (3.40%) Programmer
7 5 (3.40%) Architect
7 5 (3.40%) Front-End Developer
8 4 (2.72%) Consultant
8 4 (2.72%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (2.72%) J2EE Developer
9 3 (2.04%) Applications Developer
9 3 (2.04%) Analyst
9 3 (2.04%) Senior Programmer
9 3 (2.04%) Java Programmer
9 3 (2.04%) Java Architect
10 2 (1.36%) Operations Consultant
10 2 (1.36%) JavaScript Developer
10 2 (1.36%) Senior Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (63.95%) JSP
2 85 (57.82%) HTML
2 85 (57.82%) Spring
3 56 (38.10%) J2EE
4 54 (36.73%) XML
5 41 (27.89%) JDBC
6 38 (25.85%) Struts
6 38 (25.85%) Web Services
6 38 (25.85%) Hibernate
6 38 (25.85%) Ajax
7 36 (24.49%) CSS
8 34 (23.13%) jQuery
9 31 (21.09%) EJB
10 30 (20.41%) JSON
11 29 (19.73%) HTML5
12 24 (16.33%) REST
13 22 (14.97%) JMS
14 21 (14.29%) RESTful
15 20 (13.61%) XSLT
15 20 (13.61%) JSTL
Miscellaneous
1 23 (15.65%) Open Source
2 13 (8.84%) Computer Science
3 9 (6.12%) Web 2.0
4 6 (4.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (2.04%) Client/Server
5 3 (2.04%) Pharmacovigilance
6 2 (1.36%) Visualisation
6 2 (1.36%) SWIFT
6 2 (1.36%) Digital Media
6 2 (1.36%) Equities
6 2 (1.36%) Photography
7 1 (0.68%) Derivative
7 1 (0.68%) Taxonomies
7 1 (0.68%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.68%) Fixed Income
7 1 (0.68%) New Media
7 1 (0.68%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 49 (33.33%) Linux
2 34 (23.13%) UNIX
3 14 (9.52%) Solaris
4 9 (6.12%) HPUX
5 6 (4.08%) Windows
6 2 (1.36%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.68%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (26.53%) Unit Testing
2 36 (24.49%) Continuous Integration
2 36 (24.49%) TDD
3 32 (21.77%) MVC
4 29 (19.73%) Configuration Management
5 28 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
6 27 (18.37%) OO
7 26 (17.69%) E-Commerce
8 24 (16.33%) Content Management
9 20 (13.61%) UML
10 18 (12.24%) Automated Testing
10 18 (12.24%) Web Development
11 15 (10.20%) Scrum
11 15 (10.20%) SOA
12 12 (8.16%) Workflow
12 12 (8.16%) Software Engineering
12 12 (8.16%) BDD
13 10 (6.80%) Continuous Improvement
14 9 (6.12%) RAD
15 7 (4.76%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 140 (95.24%) Java
2 82 (55.78%) JavaScript
3 58 (39.46%) SQL
4 26 (17.69%) PL/SQL
5 12 (8.16%) Perl
6 11 (7.48%) XPath
7 9 (6.12%) Shell Script
7 9 (6.12%) Bash Shell
8 5 (3.40%) Python
8 5 (3.40%) C#
9 4 (2.72%) Scala
10 3 (2.04%) Groovy
10 3 (2.04%) PHP
11 2 (1.36%) Golang
12 1 (0.68%) C++
12 1 (0.68%) C
12 1 (0.68%) C-shell
12 1 (0.68%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (14.97%) Degree
2 5 (3.40%) Security Cleared
2 5 (3.40%) OCPJP
3 4 (2.72%) Sun Certification
4 3 (2.04%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.36%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (1.36%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.68%) PMP
6 1 (0.68%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.68%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (0.68%) Brainbench
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.12%) QA
2 1 (0.68%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.68%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (3.40%) Xen
Systems Management
1 12 (8.16%) Puppet
2 4 (2.72%) OpenSSO
3 2 (1.36%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.68%) Nagios
Vendors
1 71 (48.30%) Oracle
2 20 (13.61%) Google
3 16 (10.88%) Microsoft
4 15 (10.20%) JBoss
5 11 (7.48%) IBM
6 10 (6.80%) Sun
6 10 (6.80%) FatWire
7 9 (6.12%) Interwoven
8 8 (5.44%) ATG
8 8 (5.44%) Elastic Path
8 8 (5.44%) Blue Martini
9 7 (4.76%) VMware
9 7 (4.76%) Sybase
10 3 (2.04%) Adobe
11 2 (1.36%) TIBCO
11 2 (1.36%) BEA
12 1 (0.68%) Hyperion
12 1 (0.68%) Red Hat
12 1 (0.68%) Ab Initio
12 1 (0.68%) Calypso
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