The first table below looks at the demand 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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the North West region.

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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Servlet
Rank 130 92 94
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +2
Contract jobs citing Servlets 5 36 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.17% 1.32% 1.46%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.67% 4.52% 4.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 18 28
Average daily rate
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£425 £350 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -7.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £268 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £375 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
-11.42% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £30.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £42.50 -
% change year-on-year
-29.41% -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
748 797 1022
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 24.70% 29.13% 31.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 444 421 565
Average daily rate £325 £308 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.51% -5.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £375 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 17 38
Average hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -3.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.75 £13.61 £16.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.60 £40.00 £43.38
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
Servlets
England

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
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 August 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 -8 4 £425 +44.06% 9
Cheshire -18 1 - - 1
Servlets
England

Servlets
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 12 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (66.67%) JUnit
2 8 (66.67%) WebSphere
3 7 (58.33%) Ruby
3 7 (58.33%) Maven
3 7 (58.33%) Firewall
3 7 (58.33%) Performance Testing
3 7 (58.33%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (58.33%) Jetty
3 7 (58.33%) CentOS
3 7 (58.33%) nginx
3 7 (58.33%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (58.33%) Amazon S3
3 7 (58.33%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (58.33%) Open Source
3 7 (58.33%) Cucumber
3 7 (58.33%) Puppet
3 7 (58.33%) Hudson
3 7 (58.33%) OpenStack
3 7 (58.33%) Route 53
3 7 (58.33%) Big Data
3 7 (58.33%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (58.33%) Apache
3 7 (58.33%) Tomcat
3 7 (58.33%) DHCP
3 7 (58.33%) HTTP
3 7 (58.33%) DNS
3 7 (58.33%) Red Hat
3 7 (58.33%) Configuration Management
3 7 (58.33%) Jenkins

Servlets
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 8 (66.67%) WebSphere
2 7 (58.33%) Jetty
2 7 (58.33%) nginx
2 7 (58.33%) OpenStack
2 7 (58.33%) Apache
2 7 (58.33%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 7 (58.33%) Amazon EC2
1 7 (58.33%) Amazon S3
1 7 (58.33%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (58.33%) Route 53
1 7 (58.33%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (8.33%) SaaS
2 1 (8.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) Firewall
1 7 (58.33%) DHCP
1 7 (58.33%) HTTP
1 7 (58.33%) DNS
2 1 (8.33%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) Big Data
1 7 (58.33%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (66.67%) JUnit
2 7 (58.33%) Maven
2 7 (58.33%) Cucumber
2 7 (58.33%) Hudson
2 7 (58.33%) Jenkins
3 2 (16.67%) Eclipse
4 1 (8.33%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Lead Developer
4 1 (8.33%) WebSphere Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Lead Java Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) J2EE
2 4 (33.33%) Ajax
2 4 (33.33%) JSP
3 3 (25.00%) HTML
3 3 (25.00%) CSS
3 3 (25.00%) jQuery
4 2 (16.67%) Spring
4 2 (16.67%) Hibernate
4 2 (16.67%) Struts
5 1 (8.33%) XHTML
5 1 (8.33%) Web Services
5 1 (8.33%) XML
5 1 (8.33%) XSLT
5 1 (8.33%) JDBC
5 1 (8.33%) EJB
5 1 (8.33%) DHTML
5 1 (8.33%) Struts2
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) Open Source
2 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (8.33%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) CentOS
2 6 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Performance Testing
1 7 (58.33%) Continuous Integration
1 7 (58.33%) Configuration Management
1 7 (58.33%) JVM Tuning
1 7 (58.33%) DevOps
2 3 (25.00%) OO
2 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (16.67%) Web Application Development
3 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
4 1 (8.33%) Project Management
4 1 (8.33%) RAD
4 1 (8.33%) UML
4 1 (8.33%) MVC
4 1 (8.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (58.33%) Ruby
3 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (58.33%) Puppet
1 7 (58.33%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Red Hat
1 7 (58.33%) RightScale
2 1 (8.33%) IBM
2 1 (8.33%) SAP
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