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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Servlet
Rank 107 97 95
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -2
Contract jobs citing Servlets 33 34 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.03% 1.17% 1.48%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.18% 3.99% 4.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 9 20
Average daily rate
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£425 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £315 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £527 £375 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £30.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £36.25 -
% change year-on-year
-17.24% -
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
790 852 1055
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 24.73% 29.27% 31.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 483 462 578
Average daily rate £325 £320 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £413 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 21 29
Average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £25.73
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +36.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £17.69 £12.82
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £50.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

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 1 October 2014.

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 1 October 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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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
Manchester +2 19 £364 -3.00% 8
Cheshire -19 5 £400 +14.28% 1
Servlets
England

Servlets
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 35 (97.22%) Java
2 26 (72.22%) Tomcat
3 25 (69.44%) HTTP
4 23 (63.89%) Linux
4 23 (63.89%) WebSphere
5 20 (55.56%) J2EE
6 18 (50.00%) Spring
7 17 (47.22%) Maven
7 17 (47.22%) XML
8 16 (44.44%) Red Hat
9 14 (38.89%) XSLT
9 14 (38.89%) Grails
10 13 (36.11%) XPath
10 13 (36.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 13 (36.11%) XML Schema
10 13 (36.11%) JMS
11 12 (33.33%) J2SE
11 12 (33.33%) Android
11 12 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (33.33%) Hazelcast
12 11 (30.56%) nginx
12 11 (30.56%) Jetty
12 11 (30.56%) Apache
13 10 (27.78%) Configuration Management
13 10 (27.78%) Windows
13 10 (27.78%) DOM
13 10 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
13 10 (27.78%) Jenkins
14 8 (22.22%) JSP
14 8 (22.22%) JavaScript

Servlets
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 26 (72.22%) Tomcat
2 23 (63.89%) WebSphere
3 11 (30.56%) nginx
3 11 (30.56%) Jetty
3 11 (30.56%) Apache
4 8 (22.22%) IIS
5 3 (8.33%) OpenStack
6 1 (2.78%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (2.78%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 6 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (8.33%) Amazon S3
2 3 (8.33%) Google App Engine
2 3 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (8.33%) SaaS
2 3 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (8.33%) Amazon ELB
2 3 (8.33%) Route 53
3 2 (5.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (69.44%) HTTP
2 7 (19.44%) SSL
2 7 (19.44%) TCP/IP
3 6 (16.67%) DNS
3 6 (16.67%) DHCP
4 3 (8.33%) FTP
4 3 (8.33%) Firewall
4 3 (8.33%) IPsec
5 1 (2.78%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (33.33%) Hazelcast
2 3 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (8.33%) Relational Database
2 3 (8.33%) Big Data
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.78%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 17 (47.22%) Maven
2 10 (27.78%) Jenkins
3 5 (13.89%) JUnit
4 3 (8.33%) Eclipse
4 3 (8.33%) Hudson
4 3 (8.33%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.78%) Ant
5 1 (2.78%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
5 1 (2.78%) Subversion
General
1 1 (2.78%) Banking
1 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
1 1 (2.78%) Finance
1 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 24 (66.67%) Developer
2 22 (61.11%) Java Developer
3 4 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
3 4 (11.11%) Senior Developer
3 4 (11.11%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 2 (5.56%) Architect
4 2 (5.56%) WebSphere Developer
4 2 (5.56%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (2.78%) Analyst
5 1 (2.78%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (2.78%) Applications Developer
5 1 (2.78%) Java Architect
5 1 (2.78%) Lead Java Developer
5 1 (2.78%) Web Analyst
5 1 (2.78%) WebLogic Developer
5 1 (2.78%) Technical Leader
5 1 (2.78%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (2.78%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (2.78%) Operations Analyst
5 1 (2.78%) Applications Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (55.56%) J2EE
2 18 (50.00%) Spring
3 17 (47.22%) XML
4 14 (38.89%) XSLT
4 14 (38.89%) Grails
5 13 (36.11%) XML Schema
5 13 (36.11%) JMS
6 12 (33.33%) J2SE
7 10 (27.78%) DOM
8 8 (22.22%) JSP
9 7 (19.44%) .NET
10 6 (16.67%) SAX
10 6 (16.67%) WebSphere MQ
11 5 (13.89%) HTML
11 5 (13.89%) Ajax
12 4 (11.11%) Hibernate
12 4 (11.11%) jQuery
12 4 (11.11%) Web Services
13 3 (8.33%) Struts
13 3 (8.33%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (19.44%) Open Source
2 5 (13.89%) Computer Science
3 3 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.78%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.78%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 23 (63.89%) Linux
2 13 (36.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 12 (33.33%) Android
4 10 (27.78%) Windows
5 3 (8.33%) CentOS
6 1 (2.78%) Solaris
6 1 (2.78%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (27.78%) Configuration Management
2 10 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (16.67%) DevOps
4 5 (13.89%) Unit Testing
4 5 (13.89%) Automated Testing
4 5 (13.89%) Software Engineering
5 4 (11.11%) OO
6 3 (8.33%) E-Commerce
6 3 (8.33%) Performance Testing
6 3 (8.33%) JVM Tuning
6 3 (8.33%) Web Application Development
7 2 (5.56%) MVC
7 2 (5.56%) Scrum
7 2 (5.56%) TDD
7 2 (5.56%) SOA
7 2 (5.56%) UML
8 1 (2.78%) OOA/OOD
8 1 (2.78%) RAD
8 1 (2.78%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (97.22%) Java
2 13 (36.11%) XPath
3 8 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 3 (8.33%) Ruby
5 1 (2.78%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (8.33%) SC Cleared
1 3 (8.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (8.33%) Xen
1 3 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (16.67%) Puppet
2 3 (8.33%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 16 (44.44%) Red Hat
2 8 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 4 (11.11%) VMware
4 3 (8.33%) Google
4 3 (8.33%) RightScale
5 2 (5.56%) IBM
5 2 (5.56%) Oracle
6 1 (2.78%) SAP
6 1 (2.78%) JBoss
6 1 (2.78%) Sun
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