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 1 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Servlet
Rank 326 324 312
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -12
Contract jobs citing Servlets 85 82 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.36% 0.35% 0.38%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.18% 1.14% 1.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 46 42
Average daily rate
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£468 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £400 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £548
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £27.66 - £31.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £35.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+7.04% -16.47%
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
7224 7215 7279
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 30.90% 31.02% 31.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 5234 5198 5230
Average daily rate £425 £423 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.59% +5.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 33 97
Average hourly rate £22.50 £45.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £17.50 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £53.00 £54.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+15.94% -1.42%

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 1 July 2015.

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 1 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
Canary Wharf +2 13 £500 -
City of London -7 11 £425 -15.00% 4
Docklands, London - 4 - -
Croydon - 4 £425 -
Servlets
England

Servlets
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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.

1 164 (99.39%) Java
2 122 (73.94%) JSP
3 101 (61.21%) J2EE
4 76 (46.06%) Tomcat
5 75 (45.45%) HTML
6 70 (42.42%) JavaScript
7 59 (35.76%) SQL
7 59 (35.76%) Agile Software Development
8 52 (31.52%) XML
9 51 (30.91%) Spring
10 50 (30.30%) CSS
11 46 (27.88%) Oracle
11 46 (27.88%) Maven
12 45 (27.27%) Web Services
13 44 (26.67%) JSTL
14 43 (26.06%) Linux
15 39 (23.64%) JMS
16 38 (23.03%) UNIX
17 37 (22.42%) Ajax
18 35 (21.21%) Relational Database
19 34 (20.61%) Finance
19 34 (20.61%) Struts
19 34 (20.61%) JBoss
19 34 (20.61%) EJB
20 31 (18.79%) JDBC
21 30 (18.18%) SOAP
22 29 (17.58%) SQL Server
22 29 (17.58%) TDD
22 29 (17.58%) Hibernate
22 29 (17.58%) Scrum

Servlets
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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 76 (46.06%) Tomcat
2 34 (20.61%) JBoss
3 26 (15.76%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 25 (15.15%) WebSphere
5 24 (14.55%) CMS
6 20 (12.12%) Apache
7 17 (10.30%) WebLogic
8 10 (6.06%) Jetty
9 8 (4.85%) nginx
10 7 (4.24%) IIS
11 6 (3.64%) MQSeries
12 4 (2.42%) SharePoint
13 3 (1.82%) Liferay
14 2 (1.21%) Mule
14 2 (1.21%) WebSphere Portal
14 2 (1.21%) Commerce Server
14 2 (1.21%) Magnolia
15 1 (0.61%) Mule ESB
15 1 (0.61%) WebSphere Application Server
15 1 (0.61%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 5 (3.03%) MS Office
2 4 (2.42%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.82%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 7 (4.24%) Oracle 11i
2 4 (2.42%) Adobe Campaign
3 2 (1.21%) Tridion
4 1 (0.61%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 13 (7.88%) Adobe Analytics
2 8 (4.85%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (4.24%) Cloud Computing
3 7 (4.24%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (4.24%) Google App Engine
3 7 (4.24%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.61%) Yammer
4 1 (0.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (14.55%) HTTP
2 13 (7.88%) TCP/IP
3 10 (6.06%) DNS
4 8 (4.85%) LDAP
4 8 (4.85%) IPsec
5 7 (4.24%) DHCP
5 7 (4.24%) FTP
6 6 (3.64%) HTTPS
6 6 (3.64%) Internet
6 6 (3.64%) SNMP
7 5 (3.03%) Firewall
7 5 (3.03%) SSL
8 4 (2.42%) DMZ
9 3 (1.82%) Intrusion Detection
10 1 (0.61%) Network Security
10 1 (0.61%) Wireless
10 1 (0.61%) X.509
10 1 (0.61%) VPN
10 1 (0.61%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (21.21%) Relational Database
2 29 (17.58%) SQL Server
3 20 (12.12%) MongoDB
4 15 (9.09%) DB2
5 14 (8.48%) RDBMS
5 14 (8.48%) MySQL
6 13 (7.88%) Oracle Database
7 10 (6.06%) Oracle Database 10g
8 8 (4.85%) Jackrabbit
9 7 (4.24%) NoSQL
9 7 (4.24%) Oracle8/8i Database
9 7 (4.24%) Oracle9i Database
10 6 (3.64%) PostgreSQL
10 6 (3.64%) Apache Cassandra
11 3 (1.82%) Cognos Query Studio
11 3 (1.82%) Big Data
11 3 (1.82%) Triplestore
11 3 (1.82%) Oracle Database 12c
11 3 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
11 3 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 46 (27.88%) Maven
2 26 (15.76%) Subversion
3 25 (15.15%) Git (software)
4 22 (13.33%) Ant
5 21 (12.73%) Jenkins
6 19 (11.52%) Eclipse
7 15 (9.09%) JUnit
8 14 (8.48%) JIRA
9 5 (3.03%) Selenium
9 5 (3.03%) Mockito
10 4 (2.42%) JProfiler
10 4 (2.42%) VisualVM
10 4 (2.42%) Team Foundation Server
11 3 (1.82%) Toad
11 3 (1.82%) ERwin
12 2 (1.21%) Hudson
13 1 (0.61%) Jasmine
13 1 (0.61%) WebObjects
13 1 (0.61%) Bugzilla
13 1 (0.61%) Log4j
General
1 34 (20.61%) Finance
2 23 (13.94%) Banking
3 15 (9.09%) Investment Banking
4 12 (7.27%) Retail
5 3 (1.82%) Retail Banking
5 3 (1.82%) Advertising
6 2 (1.21%) Back Office
6 2 (1.21%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.61%) Private Banking
7 1 (0.61%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 128 (77.58%) Developer
2 96 (58.18%) Java Developer
3 17 (10.30%) Senior Developer
4 13 (7.88%) Senior Java Developer
4 13 (7.88%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 12 (7.27%) Architect
6 8 (4.85%) J2EE Developer
6 8 (4.85%) UI Developer
6 8 (4.85%) UI Programmer
7 7 (4.24%) DevOps Engineer
7 7 (4.24%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 7 (4.24%) Applications Developer
8 5 (3.03%) Consultant
8 5 (3.03%) Analyst
8 5 (3.03%) Web Engineer
9 4 (2.42%) Java Engineer
9 4 (2.42%) .NET Developer
10 3 (1.82%) Systems Analyst
10 3 (1.82%) Technical Architect
10 3 (1.82%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 122 (73.94%) JSP
2 101 (61.21%) J2EE
3 75 (45.45%) HTML
4 52 (31.52%) XML
5 51 (30.91%) Spring
6 50 (30.30%) CSS
7 45 (27.27%) Web Services
8 44 (26.67%) JSTL
9 39 (23.64%) JMS
10 37 (22.42%) Ajax
11 34 (20.61%) EJB
11 34 (20.61%) Struts
12 31 (18.79%) JDBC
13 30 (18.18%) SOAP
14 29 (17.58%) JSON
14 29 (17.58%) Hibernate
15 27 (16.36%) REST
16 25 (15.15%) HTML5
17 24 (14.55%) jQuery
18 20 (12.12%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.88%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (5.45%) N-Tier
3 5 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (2.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 4 (2.42%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.82%) Wiki
5 3 (1.82%) Client/Server
5 3 (1.82%) Derivative
6 2 (1.21%) User Experience
6 2 (1.21%) Linked Data
6 2 (1.21%) RIA
6 2 (1.21%) Semantic Web
6 2 (1.21%) Visualisation
6 2 (1.21%) PKI
6 2 (1.21%) Web 2.0
7 1 (0.61%) Clustering
7 1 (0.61%) Social Media
7 1 (0.61%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.61%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 43 (26.06%) Linux
2 38 (23.03%) UNIX
3 14 (8.48%) Windows
4 4 (2.42%) AIX
5 3 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.21%) Solaris
7 1 (0.61%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.61%) Android
7 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.61%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (35.76%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (17.58%) TDD
2 29 (17.58%) Scrum
3 26 (15.76%) MVC
4 23 (13.94%) OO
4 23 (13.94%) Kalman Filter
5 20 (12.12%) Unit Testing
6 18 (10.91%) E-Commerce
7 17 (10.30%) Continuous Integration
8 16 (9.70%) Multithreading
8 16 (9.70%) UML
8 16 (9.70%) SOA
9 13 (7.88%) Data Modelling
9 13 (7.88%) Open Source
9 13 (7.88%) Web Application Development
10 12 (7.27%) SDLC
10 12 (7.27%) Software Engineering
11 11 (6.67%) Automated Testing
12 9 (5.45%) Web Development
12 9 (5.45%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 164 (99.39%) Java
2 70 (42.42%) JavaScript
3 59 (35.76%) SQL
4 16 (9.70%) PL/SQL
5 11 (6.67%) XPath
6 7 (4.24%) Python
7 6 (3.64%) Shell Script
7 6 (3.64%) T-SQL
7 6 (3.64%) C#
8 5 (3.03%) Perl
8 5 (3.03%) VBA
9 4 (2.42%) BeanShell
9 4 (2.42%) TypeScript
10 3 (1.82%) SPARQL
10 3 (1.82%) PHP
10 3 (1.82%) C++
11 2 (1.21%) C
11 2 (1.21%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.61%) Scala
12 1 (0.61%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (8.48%) Security Cleared
2 9 (5.45%) SC Cleared
3 6 (3.64%) Sun Certification
4 5 (3.03%) OCPJP
4 5 (3.03%) Degree
4 5 (3.03%) BC Cleared
5 2 (1.21%) CISSP
6 1 (0.61%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.61%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.88%) QA
System Software
1 7 (4.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.61%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (0.61%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (5.45%) Puppet
2 7 (4.24%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (3.03%) CA Single Sign-On
4 4 (2.42%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.61%) Ansible
5 1 (0.61%) Nagios
Vendors
1 46 (27.88%) Oracle
2 24 (14.55%) Adobe
3 20 (12.12%) IBM
4 17 (10.30%) Microsoft
5 16 (9.70%) Sybase
6 7 (4.24%) Sun
6 7 (4.24%) VMware
6 7 (4.24%) Google
7 4 (2.42%) Gemalto
7 4 (2.42%) HP
7 4 (2.42%) CA
8 3 (1.82%) FatWire
8 3 (1.82%) Cognos
8 3 (1.82%) F5
8 3 (1.82%) hybris
8 3 (1.82%) ServiceNow
9 2 (1.21%) BEA
9 2 (1.21%) Atlassian
9 2 (1.21%) Pega
9 2 (1.21%) Canoo