The table below looks at the statistics for Servlets skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Servlets over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Servlet
Rank 142 138 136
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -2
Contract jobs citing Servlets 25 20 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.62% 0.52% 0.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.47% 2.25% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 17 2
Average daily rate £413 £300 £406
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.50% -26.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £352 £253 £391
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £400 £421
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £300 £319
% change year-on-year
+37.50% -5.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.25 - £36.50
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 North West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1014 888 721
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 25.22% 22.87% 23.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 689 560 428
Average daily rate £388 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.89% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 20 7
Average hourly rate £39.25 £42.50 £40.57
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.64% +4.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.80 £16.16 £40.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.13 £46.09 £140.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%

Servlets
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Servlets Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Servlets
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Servlets Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Servlets
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Servlets across the North West region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Servlets Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Servlets
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Servlets Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Servlets
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Servlets within the North West region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Cheshire -4 14 £419 +8.06%
Manchester 0 9 £394 +1.61%
Lancashire -4 2 £360 +30.90%
Servlets
England

Servlets
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 34 (100.00%) Java
2 28 (82.35%) JSP
3 26 (76.47%) JavaScript
4 25 (73.53%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (67.65%) XML
6 22 (64.71%) J2EE
7 20 (58.82%) Oracle
8 19 (55.88%) SQL
8 19 (55.88%) WebSphere
9 16 (47.06%) TDD
10 14 (41.18%) Spring
11 13 (38.24%) Struts
11 13 (38.24%) EJB
11 13 (38.24%) JMS
11 13 (38.24%) HTTP
11 13 (38.24%) IBM
12 12 (35.29%) JDBC
12 12 (35.29%) Web Services
12 12 (35.29%) XSLT
12 12 (35.29%) Finance
12 12 (35.29%) SDLC
13 11 (32.35%) Waterfall
13 11 (32.35%) Service Management
14 10 (29.41%) CSS
14 10 (29.41%) JBoss
14 10 (29.41%) jQuery
14 10 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
15 9 (26.47%) Maven
15 9 (26.47%) Subversion
16 8 (23.53%) Software Engineering

Servlets
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 19 (55.88%) WebSphere
2 10 (29.41%) JBoss
3 8 (23.53%) CICS
3 8 (23.53%) WebLogic
4 6 (17.65%) IBM HTTP Server
5 5 (14.71%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 5 (14.71%) Tomcat
6 2 (5.88%) IIS
6 2 (5.88%) Jetty
6 2 (5.88%) nginx
6 2 (5.88%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (5.88%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (5.88%) Amazon ElastiCache
1 2 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (5.88%) Google App Engine
1 2 (5.88%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 13 (38.24%) HTTP
2 5 (14.71%) Internet
3 2 (5.88%) DHCP
3 2 (5.88%) DNS
3 2 (5.88%) FTP
3 2 (5.88%) IPsec
3 2 (5.88%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (23.53%) DB2
2 5 (14.71%) Oracle Database
3 4 (11.76%) Oracle Database 10g
3 4 (11.76%) Oracle9i Database
4 3 (8.82%) Relational Database
5 2 (5.88%) MySQL
5 2 (5.88%) NoSQL
5 2 (5.88%) Redis
6 1 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (2.94%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (26.47%) Maven
1 9 (26.47%) Subversion
2 8 (23.53%) ClearCase
3 7 (20.59%) Jenkins
4 5 (14.71%) Checkstyle
4 5 (14.71%) Cucumber
4 5 (14.71%) FindBugs
4 5 (14.71%) JIRA
4 5 (14.71%) Mockito
4 5 (14.71%) Selenium
4 5 (14.71%) SonarQube
5 4 (11.76%) Eclipse
6 2 (5.88%) Travis CI
7 1 (2.94%) Ant
7 1 (2.94%) JUnit
7 1 (2.94%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (35.29%) Finance
2 7 (20.59%) Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (70.59%) Developer
2 16 (47.06%) Java Developer
3 7 (20.59%) Senior Developer
4 5 (14.71%) Architect
4 5 (14.71%) Designer
4 5 (14.71%) J2EE Developer
4 5 (14.71%) Senior Java Developer
5 4 (11.76%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 3 (8.82%) Senior J2EE Developer
6 3 (8.82%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
6 3 (8.82%) Solutions Designer
7 2 (5.88%) Consultant
7 2 (5.88%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 2 (5.88%) Java Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Senior Consultant
7 2 (5.88%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 2 (5.88%) SQL Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Technical Architect
7 2 (5.88%) Web Consultant
7 2 (5.88%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (82.35%) JSP
2 23 (67.65%) XML
3 22 (64.71%) J2EE
4 14 (41.18%) Spring
5 13 (38.24%) EJB
5 13 (38.24%) JMS
5 13 (38.24%) Struts
6 12 (35.29%) JDBC
6 12 (35.29%) Web Services
6 12 (35.29%) XSLT
7 10 (29.41%) CSS
7 10 (29.41%) jQuery
8 8 (23.53%) Hibernate
8 8 (23.53%) Spring MVC
8 8 (23.53%) WSDL
8 8 (23.53%) XSD
9 7 (20.59%) HTML
10 6 (17.65%) Java EE
10 6 (17.65%) REST
10 6 (17.65%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 8 (23.53%) Mainframe
1 8 (23.53%) PMI
2 7 (20.59%) IBM Mainframe
3 5 (14.71%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (14.71%) N-Tier
4 4 (11.76%) Computer Science
4 4 (11.76%) Online Banking
5 3 (8.82%) IVR
5 3 (8.82%) VUI
6 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.59%) Linux
2 5 (14.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (11.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (73.53%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (47.06%) TDD
3 12 (35.29%) SDLC
4 11 (32.35%) Service Management
4 11 (32.35%) Waterfall
5 10 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (23.53%) Agile Project Management
6 8 (23.53%) CMMI
6 8 (23.53%) MVC
6 8 (23.53%) PRINCE
6 8 (23.53%) PRINCE2
6 8 (23.53%) Project Management
6 8 (23.53%) RUP
6 8 (23.53%) Software Engineering
7 7 (20.59%) Automated Testing
7 7 (20.59%) E-Commerce
7 7 (20.59%) OOP
7 7 (20.59%) Web Application Development
8 6 (17.65%) Integration Testing
9 5 (14.71%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 34 (100.00%) Java
2 26 (76.47%) JavaScript
3 19 (55.88%) SQL
4 8 (23.53%) Assembly Language
4 8 (23.53%) COBOL
5 6 (17.65%) PL/SQL
6 3 (8.82%) XPath
7 2 (5.88%) C
7 2 (5.88%) C++
7 2 (5.88%) Go
7 2 (5.88%) PHP
7 2 (5.88%) Python
7 2 (5.88%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (23.53%) PMI Certification
2 6 (17.65%) Degree
3 5 (14.71%) Sun Certification
4 2 (5.88%) PhD
5 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (5.88%) Puppet
Vendors
1 20 (58.82%) Oracle
2 13 (38.24%) IBM
3 8 (23.53%) Chordiant
4 5 (14.71%) Perforce
4 5 (14.71%) Red Hat
4 5 (14.71%) Sun
4 5 (14.71%) VMware
5 2 (5.88%) Google
5 2 (5.88%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.94%) Axway