The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 December 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
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Servlet
Rank 314 303 316
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +13
Contract jobs citing Servlets 99 117 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.44% 0.49% 0.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.47% 1.66% 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 77 45
Average daily rate
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£478 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.35% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £397 £333 £331
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £615
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £319 £375
% change year-on-year
+9.71% -14.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £56.25 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £33.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%
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 London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
6744 7049 6496
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 29.86% 29.62% 31.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 5124 5077 4723
Average daily rate £425 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £560 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 55 69
Average hourly rate £37.25 £35.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.42% +55.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £18.00 £14.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £70.00 £77.50 £48.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

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 29 December 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 29 December 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 -7 17 £490 -2.00% 1
Edgware - 1 £530 -
Twickenham - - - -
Docklands, London - - - -
Chiswick - - - -
Chessington - - - - 1
Servlets
England

Servlets
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 December 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.

1 178 (97.80%) Java
2 137 (75.27%) JSP
3 118 (64.84%) HTML
4 100 (54.95%) Spring
5 97 (53.30%) Agile Software Development
6 96 (52.75%) JavaScript
7 93 (51.10%) J2EE
8 85 (46.70%) XML
9 80 (43.96%) Web Services
10 79 (43.41%) Oracle
11 76 (41.76%) Maven
12 71 (39.01%) TDD
13 66 (36.26%) CSS
14 65 (35.71%) Struts
15 64 (35.16%) Continuous Integration
16 63 (34.62%) Subversion
17 56 (30.77%) JDBC
17 56 (30.77%) SQL
18 55 (30.22%) Hibernate
19 54 (29.67%) JUnit
20 51 (28.02%) UNIX
20 51 (28.02%) OO
21 47 (25.82%) Ajax
22 45 (24.73%) Linux
22 45 (24.73%) REST
23 44 (24.18%) Scrum
23 44 (24.18%) MVC
24 39 (21.43%) Eclipse
24 39 (21.43%) Git (software)
25 38 (20.88%) JSON

Servlets
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 37 (20.33%) Tomcat
2 32 (17.58%) WebLogic
3 31 (17.03%) Apache
3 31 (17.03%) CMS
4 30 (16.48%) Adobe CQ
5 23 (12.64%) WebSphere
6 16 (8.79%) JBoss
7 15 (8.24%) Jetty
8 8 (4.40%) Oracle Workflow
9 7 (3.85%) GlassFish
10 4 (2.20%) Oracle Coherence
10 4 (2.20%) Node.js
10 4 (2.20%) Confluence
11 3 (1.65%) Apache Pig
12 2 (1.10%) nginx
12 2 (1.10%) Apache Spark
12 2 (1.10%) WebLogic Portal
12 2 (1.10%) MQSeries
13 1 (0.55%) SharePoint
13 1 (0.55%) Documentum
Applications
1 5 (2.75%) MS Office
2 4 (2.20%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.20%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.10%) MS Project
4 1 (0.55%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (0.55%) HFM
1 1 (0.55%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.30%) GitHub
2 4 (2.20%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (1.65%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.10%) Google App Engine
4 2 (1.10%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.10%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 24 (13.19%) HTTP
2 13 (7.14%) SNMP
3 6 (3.30%) HTTPS
4 5 (2.75%) LDAP
5 4 (2.20%) TCP/IP
6 3 (1.65%) SSH
7 2 (1.10%) AMQP
7 2 (1.10%) Internet
7 2 (1.10%) IPsec
7 2 (1.10%) DNS
7 2 (1.10%) DHCP
7 2 (1.10%) FTP
8 1 (0.55%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (20.33%) Relational Database
2 33 (18.13%) RDBMS
3 31 (17.03%) Oracle Database
4 28 (15.38%) MySQL
5 19 (10.44%) SQL Server
6 17 (9.34%) Jackrabbit
7 9 (4.95%) NoSQL
7 9 (4.95%) DB2
7 9 (4.95%) Oracle Database 11g
8 7 (3.85%) MongoDB
8 7 (3.85%) Big Data
9 5 (2.75%) Oracle Reports
9 5 (2.75%) Apache Cassandra
10 3 (1.65%) Couchbase
10 3 (1.65%) Hadoop
10 3 (1.65%) CouchDB
10 3 (1.65%) Apache Hive
11 2 (1.10%) Oracle Database 10g
11 2 (1.10%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 1 (0.55%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 76 (41.76%) Maven
2 63 (34.62%) Subversion
3 54 (29.67%) JUnit
4 39 (21.43%) Eclipse
4 39 (21.43%) Git (software)
5 32 (17.58%) Jenkins
6 31 (17.03%) Ant
7 20 (10.99%) JIRA
7 20 (10.99%) Mockito
8 16 (8.79%) Selenium
8 16 (8.79%) Toad
9 13 (7.14%) ClearCase
10 10 (5.49%) Hudson
11 9 (4.95%) ClearQuest
12 8 (4.40%) Mercurial
12 8 (4.40%) Artifactory
13 7 (3.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 6 (3.30%) Grunt
15 4 (2.20%) Redmine
15 4 (2.20%) Bugzilla
General
1 28 (15.38%) Finance
2 23 (12.64%) Banking
3 15 (8.24%) Retail
4 8 (4.40%) Investment Banking
5 6 (3.30%) Marketing
6 3 (1.65%) Front Office
6 3 (1.65%) Advertising
7 2 (1.10%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.10%) Back Office
8 1 (0.55%) Law
8 1 (0.55%) Greek Language
8 1 (0.55%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 164 (90.11%) Developer
2 124 (68.13%) Java Developer
3 18 (9.89%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 13 (7.14%) Senior Developer
5 12 (6.59%) WebSphere Developer
6 10 (5.49%) Java Engineer
7 9 (4.95%) Web Developer
8 8 (4.40%) Lead Developer
9 7 (3.85%) C# Developer
9 7 (3.85%) Senior Java Developer
10 6 (3.30%) J2EE Developer
10 6 (3.30%) Architect
11 5 (2.75%) Java Architect
12 4 (2.20%) Lead Java Developer
12 4 (2.20%) Java Programmer
12 4 (2.20%) Java Web Developer
12 4 (2.20%) Front-End Developer
12 4 (2.20%) Agile C# Developer
12 4 (2.20%) Senior Web Developer
12 4 (2.20%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 137 (75.27%) JSP
2 118 (64.84%) HTML
3 100 (54.95%) Spring
4 93 (51.10%) J2EE
5 85 (46.70%) XML
6 80 (43.96%) Web Services
7 66 (36.26%) CSS
8 65 (35.71%) Struts
9 56 (30.77%) JDBC
10 55 (30.22%) Hibernate
11 47 (25.82%) Ajax
12 45 (24.73%) REST
13 38 (20.88%) JSON
14 36 (19.78%) jQuery
14 36 (19.78%) EJB
15 32 (17.58%) HTML5
15 32 (17.58%) Java EE
16 29 (15.93%) JSTL
17 28 (15.38%) JMS
18 23 (12.64%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 19 (10.44%) Computer Science
2 8 (4.40%) Open Source
3 7 (3.85%) Data Structures
3 7 (3.85%) Algorithms
4 6 (3.30%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (3.30%) User Experience
5 3 (1.65%) Web 2.0
6 2 (1.10%) N-Tier
6 2 (1.10%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.10%) Social Network
7 1 (0.55%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.55%) New Media
7 1 (0.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.55%) Clustering
7 1 (0.55%) Equities
7 1 (0.55%) Economics
7 1 (0.55%) Taxonomies
7 1 (0.55%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 51 (28.02%) UNIX
2 45 (24.73%) Linux
3 12 (6.59%) Windows
4 4 (2.20%) Solaris
5 2 (1.10%) Debian
5 2 (1.10%) Ubuntu
5 2 (1.10%) CentOS
5 2 (1.10%) AIX
5 2 (1.10%) HPUX
5 2 (1.10%) VMS
5 2 (1.10%) zOS
5 2 (1.10%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.55%) SUSE
6 1 (0.55%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (53.30%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (39.01%) TDD
3 64 (35.16%) Continuous Integration
4 51 (28.02%) OO
5 44 (24.18%) Scrum
5 44 (24.18%) MVC
6 32 (17.58%) UML
6 32 (17.58%) Unit Testing
7 30 (16.48%) E-Commerce
8 21 (11.54%) Web Development
9 20 (10.99%) Multithreading
9 20 (10.99%) SOA
10 19 (10.44%) OOP
11 18 (9.89%) Configuration Management
12 17 (9.34%) User Stories
12 17 (9.34%) Kalman Filter
13 15 (8.24%) ITIL
14 14 (7.69%) Service Management
14 14 (7.69%) SEO
14 14 (7.69%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 178 (97.80%) Java
2 96 (52.75%) JavaScript
3 56 (30.77%) SQL
4 24 (13.19%) PL/SQL
5 9 (4.95%) C#
6 6 (3.30%) JPQL
7 5 (2.75%) Shell Script
7 5 (2.75%) XPath
8 4 (2.20%) Groovy
8 4 (2.20%) Python
8 4 (2.20%) C++
8 4 (2.20%) Bash Shell
9 3 (1.65%) Perl
9 3 (1.65%) PHP
9 3 (1.65%) Golang
9 3 (1.65%) Scala
9 3 (1.65%) C-shell
10 1 (0.55%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.55%) VBA
Qualifications
1 25 (13.74%) Degree
2 17 (9.34%) Security Cleared
3 14 (7.69%) Sun Certification
4 13 (7.14%) SC Cleared
5 10 (5.49%) Oracle Certification
6 9 (4.95%) OCPJP
7 6 (3.30%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (12.64%) QA
2 1 (0.55%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (1.65%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 2 (1.10%) HDFS
2 2 (1.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.55%) Xen
Systems Management
1 9 (4.95%) Puppet
2 2 (1.10%) Nagios
2 2 (1.10%) OpenSSO
3 1 (0.55%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 79 (43.41%) Oracle
2 13 (7.14%) Google
3 12 (6.59%) IBM
4 10 (5.49%) Sybase
5 9 (4.95%) Adobe
6 7 (3.85%) FatWire
7 3 (1.65%) Microsoft
7 3 (1.65%) Red Hat
7 3 (1.65%) Sun
7 3 (1.65%) Canoo
8 2 (1.10%) VMware
8 2 (1.10%) Rackspace
8 2 (1.10%) Interwoven
8 2 (1.10%) Business Objects
9 1 (0.55%) Cognos
9 1 (0.55%) BEA
9 1 (0.55%) Hyperion
9 1 (0.55%) Informatica
9 1 (0.55%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.55%) Perforce