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 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Servlet
Rank 130 127 97
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -30
Contract jobs citing Servlets 21 7 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.58% 0.23% 1.01%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.57% 1.03% 3.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 2 19
Average daily rate
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£300 £438 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.42% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £428 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £448 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £35.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+26.76% -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 North West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
816 678 639
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 22.59% 21.83% 27.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 529 410 337
Average daily rate £375 £330 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% +5.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £440 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 8 30
Average hourly rate £37.50 £28.75 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.43% -12.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.16 £20.60 £13.61
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £35.25 £157.99
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 -2 13 £388 -8.82%
Lancashire - 5 £275 -
Manchester -4 2 £388 -13.88% 3
Servlets
England

Servlets
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 34 (94.44%) Java
2 26 (72.22%) J2EE
3 24 (66.67%) HTTP
4 20 (55.56%) WebSphere
5 19 (52.78%) Spring
5 19 (52.78%) XML
6 16 (44.44%) Oracle
6 16 (44.44%) Tomcat
7 15 (41.67%) Linux
7 15 (41.67%) Web Services
7 15 (41.67%) CSS
7 15 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (41.67%) Jenkins
8 14 (38.89%) Continuous Integration
8 14 (38.89%) SQL
8 14 (38.89%) SOAP
8 14 (38.89%) JavaScript
8 14 (38.89%) HTML
8 14 (38.89%) WSDL
9 13 (36.11%) Software Engineering
9 13 (36.11%) SDLC
10 12 (33.33%) IBM
10 12 (33.33%) Finance
11 11 (30.56%) JUnit
11 11 (30.56%) Integration Testing
11 11 (30.56%) System Integration Testing
11 11 (30.56%) Open Source
12 10 (27.78%) JSON
12 10 (27.78%) XSL
13 9 (25.00%) Apache

Servlets
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 20 (55.56%) WebSphere
2 16 (44.44%) Tomcat
3 9 (25.00%) Apache
4 8 (22.22%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 8 (22.22%) IBM HTTP Server
5 7 (19.44%) Jetty
5 7 (19.44%) nginx
6 6 (16.67%) IIS
7 3 (8.33%) OpenStack
8 2 (5.56%) Liferay
8 2 (5.56%) JBoss
8 2 (5.56%) Apache ServiceMix
Cloud Services
1 8 (22.22%) Cloud Computing
2 7 (19.44%) Amazon EC2
2 7 (19.44%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (16.67%) Google App Engine
3 6 (16.67%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (2.78%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (2.78%) Route 53
4 1 (2.78%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 24 (66.67%) HTTP
2 8 (22.22%) Internet
3 7 (19.44%) DNS
3 7 (19.44%) DHCP
4 6 (16.67%) FTP
4 6 (16.67%) TCP/IP
4 6 (16.67%) SSL
4 6 (16.67%) IPsec
5 1 (2.78%) Firewall
5 1 (2.78%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (25.00%) RDBMS
1 9 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 8 (22.22%) Oracle Database
2 8 (22.22%) Informix
3 5 (13.89%) Oracle9i Database
3 5 (13.89%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (5.56%) Hazelcast
5 1 (2.78%) Big Data
5 1 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 15 (41.67%) Jenkins
2 11 (30.56%) JUnit
3 9 (25.00%) Maven
3 9 (25.00%) Selenium
3 9 (25.00%) Mockito
3 9 (25.00%) Cucumber
4 7 (19.44%) Eclipse
5 5 (13.89%) JIRA
6 3 (8.33%) SonarQube
6 3 (8.33%) Introscope
6 3 (8.33%) Subversion
7 2 (5.56%) Cactus
8 1 (2.78%) Grunt
8 1 (2.78%) Bower
8 1 (2.78%) Hudson
8 1 (2.78%) Git (software)
General
1 12 (33.33%) Finance
2 6 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (63.89%) Developer
2 21 (58.33%) Java Developer
3 6 (16.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 4 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
4 4 (11.11%) Senior Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Designer
5 3 (8.33%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
6 2 (5.56%) J2EE Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Java Software Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Software Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) DevOps Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Build and Release Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Architect
7 1 (2.78%) Software Architect
7 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (2.78%) .NET Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Senior Software Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Release Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) J2EE Software Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Senior Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (72.22%) J2EE
2 19 (52.78%) Spring
2 19 (52.78%) XML
3 15 (41.67%) Web Services
3 15 (41.67%) CSS
4 14 (38.89%) SOAP
4 14 (38.89%) HTML
4 14 (38.89%) WSDL
5 10 (27.78%) JSON
5 10 (27.78%) XSL
6 9 (25.00%) JDBC
6 9 (25.00%) JAX-RPC
6 9 (25.00%) RESTful
6 9 (25.00%) PowerMock
7 8 (22.22%) JAX-RS
7 8 (22.22%) JSP
8 7 (19.44%) J2SE
8 7 (19.44%) JMS
8 7 (19.44%) .NET
8 7 (19.44%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.67%) Online Banking
2 3 (8.33%) N-Tier
3 2 (5.56%) Web 2.0
3 2 (5.56%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.78%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 15 (41.67%) Linux
2 7 (19.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (5.56%) Android
3 2 (5.56%) Windows
4 1 (2.78%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (38.89%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (36.11%) Software Engineering
3 13 (36.11%) SDLC
4 11 (30.56%) Integration Testing
4 11 (30.56%) System Integration Testing
4 11 (30.56%) Open Source
5 9 (25.00%) Configuration Management
5 9 (25.00%) Web Application Development
6 8 (22.22%) Unit Testing
6 8 (22.22%) TDD
7 6 (16.67%) Automated Testing
7 6 (16.67%) MVC
8 5 (13.89%) Waterfall
8 5 (13.89%) E-Commerce
9 3 (8.33%) DevOps
9 3 (8.33%) UML
9 3 (8.33%) Web Design
9 3 (8.33%) SOA
10 2 (5.56%) EAI
Programming Languages
1 34 (94.44%) Java
2 14 (38.89%) SQL
2 14 (38.89%) JavaScript
3 4 (11.11%) XPath
4 3 (8.33%) PL/SQL
5 2 (5.56%) Python
5 2 (5.56%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.78%) C#
6 1 (2.78%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (19.44%) Degree
2 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 8 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (16.67%) Xen
3 2 (5.56%) Squid
3 2 (5.56%) QEMU
3 2 (5.56%) KVM
Systems Management
1 6 (16.67%) Puppet
2 5 (13.89%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.78%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 16 (44.44%) Oracle
2 12 (33.33%) IBM
3 8 (22.22%) Red Hat
3 8 (22.22%) VMware
4 6 (16.67%) Google
4 6 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 5 (13.89%) Perforce
6 3 (8.33%) Compuware
6 3 (8.33%) HP
7 1 (2.78%) RightScale
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