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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Servlet
Rank 140 121 113
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -8
Contract jobs citing Servlets 25 14 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.57% 0.45% 0.77%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.35% 1.73% 2.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 7 6
Average daily rate
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£424 £388 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.35% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £313 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £445 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £328 £350
% change year-on-year
+25.95% -6.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £30.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -29.41%
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
1064 808 840
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 24.24% 26.18% 29.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 693 472 454
Average daily rate £390 £325 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +4.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 13 18
Average hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.33 £30.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £40.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -

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 31 August 2015.

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 31 August 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
Cheshire +4 15 £400 - 2
Manchester -17 9 £475 +22.58% 6
Merseyside -9 1 £375 -
Servlets
England

Servlets
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 42 (91.30%) Java
2 33 (71.74%) J2EE
3 28 (60.87%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (54.35%) Web Services
5 24 (52.17%) HTML
6 23 (50.00%) WebSphere
7 22 (47.83%) JavaScript
7 22 (47.83%) CSS
7 22 (47.83%) JSP
7 22 (47.83%) WSDL
7 22 (47.83%) HTTP
8 21 (45.65%) Spring
9 20 (43.48%) Linux
10 17 (36.96%) Tomcat
11 16 (34.78%) Configuration Management
11 16 (34.78%) .NET
11 16 (34.78%) MVC
12 15 (32.61%) VMware
12 15 (32.61%) Unit Testing
12 15 (32.61%) VMware Infrastructure
12 15 (32.61%) Cloud Computing
12 15 (32.61%) UML
12 15 (32.61%) SOAP
13 14 (30.43%) DNS
13 14 (30.43%) DHCP
13 14 (30.43%) Continuous Integration
13 14 (30.43%) Jetty
13 14 (30.43%) nginx
13 14 (30.43%) Amazon EC2
13 14 (30.43%) Amazon AWS

Servlets
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 23 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 17 (36.96%) Tomcat
3 14 (30.43%) Jetty
3 14 (30.43%) nginx
4 13 (28.26%) IIS
5 11 (23.91%) Apache
6 5 (10.87%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 5 (10.87%) IBM HTTP Server
7 4 (8.70%) JBoss
8 3 (6.52%) Liferay
8 3 (6.52%) OpenStack
8 3 (6.52%) Apache ServiceMix
Cloud Services
1 15 (32.61%) Cloud Computing
2 14 (30.43%) Amazon EC2
2 14 (30.43%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (28.26%) Google App Engine
3 13 (28.26%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (2.17%) Route 53
4 1 (2.17%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (2.17%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 22 (47.83%) HTTP
2 14 (30.43%) DHCP
2 14 (30.43%) DNS
3 13 (28.26%) FTP
3 13 (28.26%) TCP/IP
3 13 (28.26%) IPsec
4 6 (13.04%) SSL
5 5 (10.87%) Internet
6 1 (2.17%) Firewall
6 1 (2.17%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.39%) RDBMS
1 8 (17.39%) Relational Database
2 5 (10.87%) MySQL
2 5 (10.87%) Informix
3 4 (8.70%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.17%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 14 (30.43%) Jenkins
2 9 (19.57%) JUnit
3 6 (13.04%) Cucumber
4 5 (10.87%) Selenium
4 5 (10.87%) Mockito
5 4 (8.70%) JIRA
5 4 (8.70%) Subversion
6 3 (6.52%) Eclipse
6 3 (6.52%) Cactus
6 3 (6.52%) gulp
6 3 (6.52%) Grunt
6 3 (6.52%) Bower
7 2 (4.35%) Maven
8 1 (2.17%) Introscope
8 1 (2.17%) SonarQube
8 1 (2.17%) Hudson
General
1 13 (28.26%) Finance
2 8 (17.39%) Banking
3 4 (8.70%) Retail
4 2 (4.35%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 13 (28.26%) Developer
2 12 (26.09%) Designer
3 10 (21.74%) Java Developer
4 7 (15.22%) Senior Consultant
4 7 (15.22%) Consultant
4 7 (15.22%) DevOps Consultant
5 4 (8.70%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 4 (8.70%) Senior Developer
5 4 (8.70%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (6.52%) Architect
6 3 (6.52%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
7 2 (4.35%) Virtualisation Architect
8 1 (2.17%) SOA Architect
8 1 (2.17%) DevOps Engineer
8 1 (2.17%) Build and Release Engineer
8 1 (2.17%) Java Architect
8 1 (2.17%) Software Engineer
8 1 (2.17%) Release Engineer
8 1 (2.17%) Senior Java Software Engineer
8 1 (2.17%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (71.74%) J2EE
2 25 (54.35%) Web Services
3 24 (52.17%) HTML
4 22 (47.83%) CSS
4 22 (47.83%) JSP
4 22 (47.83%) WSDL
5 21 (45.65%) Spring
6 16 (34.78%) .NET
7 15 (32.61%) SOAP
8 14 (30.43%) HTML5
9 13 (28.26%) Hibernate
9 13 (28.26%) JSON
10 12 (26.09%) JDBC
11 9 (19.57%) EJB
11 9 (19.57%) JSF
12 8 (17.39%) RESTful
12 8 (17.39%) XML
13 7 (15.22%) REST
14 6 (13.04%) jQuery
14 6 (13.04%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.52%) Web 2.0
3 2 (4.35%) Online Banking
3 2 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.17%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.17%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 20 (43.48%) Linux
2 11 (23.91%) Windows
3 5 (10.87%) Solaris
4 1 (2.17%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (60.87%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (34.78%) Configuration Management
2 16 (34.78%) MVC
3 15 (32.61%) UML
3 15 (32.61%) Unit Testing
4 14 (30.43%) Continuous Integration
4 14 (30.43%) SDLC
5 13 (28.26%) Waterfall
6 12 (26.09%) Automated Testing
7 10 (21.74%) Open Source
7 10 (21.74%) DevOps
8 9 (19.57%) System Integration Testing
8 9 (19.57%) Software Engineering
8 9 (19.57%) Integration Testing
9 7 (15.22%) SOA
10 6 (13.04%) Continuous Delivery
10 6 (13.04%) Software Delivery
10 6 (13.04%) TDD
10 6 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (8.70%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 42 (91.30%) Java
2 22 (47.83%) JavaScript
3 11 (23.91%) SQL
4 4 (8.70%) PL/SQL
5 3 (6.52%) XPath
5 3 (6.52%) PHP
5 3 (6.52%) C#
6 2 (4.35%) Bash Shell
6 2 (4.35%) Python
7 1 (2.17%) Ruby
7 1 (2.17%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (10.87%) Degree
2 1 (2.17%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.17%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.52%) QA
System Software
1 15 (32.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (15.22%) Xen
3 3 (6.52%) Squid
4 2 (4.35%) QEMU
4 2 (4.35%) KVM
Systems Management
1 13 (28.26%) Puppet
2 12 (26.09%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (4.35%) CA LISA
4 1 (2.17%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 15 (32.61%) VMware
2 13 (28.26%) Google
2 13 (28.26%) Microsoft
3 12 (26.09%) Oracle
4 11 (23.91%) IBM
5 4 (8.70%) Perforce
6 1 (2.17%) RightScale
6 1 (2.17%) Compuware
6 1 (2.17%) HP
6 1 (2.17%) Red Hat
Manchester, Lancashire
Twist IT
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
SYSTEM RECRUITMENT LTD
Rate: £20 - £25 per hour + flexible
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: From £400 to £550 per day c£400-£550 p/day
Posted: 5 days ago
Lytham St Annes
First Recruitment Group
Rate: £375 - £400 per day
Posted: 18 days ago