The table below looks at the statistics for Servlets skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Servlets over the 3 months to 1 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Servlet
Rank 110 118 98
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -20
Contract jobs citing Servlets 18 9 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.60% 0.34% 0.90%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.98% 1.11% 2.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 4 11
Average daily rate
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£325 £266 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.29% -16.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £213 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £319 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £305 £310 £319
% change year-on-year
-1.61% -2.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £36.50 £44.00
% change year-on-year
- -17.04%
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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 Scotland region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
605 812 758
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 20.16% 30.80% 30.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 333 491 372
Average daily rate £375 £350 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 10
Average hourly rate £23.50 £32.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.56% -24.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.90 £18.74 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.90 £78.50 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -

Servlets
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Servlets Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Servlets
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Servlets Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Servlets
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Servlets across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

Servlets Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Servlets
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Servlets Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Servlets
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Servlets within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 1 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
Glasgow -4 10 £290 +9.12% 3
Edinburgh - 5 £350 - 3
Stirling -4 2 £420 -
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Servlets
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 28 (87.50%) Java
2 27 (84.38%) JSP
3 25 (78.13%) JavaScript
4 23 (71.88%) HTML
5 21 (65.63%) SQL
6 20 (62.50%) Hibernate
7 19 (59.38%) Oracle
8 18 (56.25%) Finance
9 16 (50.00%) SQL Server
9 16 (50.00%) EJB
9 16 (50.00%) CSS
10 12 (37.50%) Web Services
11 11 (34.38%) RDBMS
11 11 (34.38%) Relational Database
12 10 (31.25%) Performance Tuning
12 10 (31.25%) Unit Testing
12 10 (31.25%) SQL Server 2008
12 10 (31.25%) XML
12 10 (31.25%) XSL
12 10 (31.25%) VBA
12 10 (31.25%) Sybase
12 10 (31.25%) PL/SQL
12 10 (31.25%) DHTML
12 10 (31.25%) Subversion
12 10 (31.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 10 (31.25%) Spring
13 9 (28.13%) Banking
13 9 (28.13%) Tomcat
14 8 (25.00%) Data Modelling
14 8 (25.00%) JUnit

Servlets
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 9 (28.13%) Tomcat
2 6 (18.75%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (15.63%) JBoss
4 4 (12.50%) Documentum
5 2 (6.25%) FileNet
6 1 (3.13%) WildFly
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.38%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (34.38%) RDBMS
2 11 (34.38%) Relational Database
3 10 (31.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (31.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 10 (31.25%) Subversion
2 8 (25.00%) JUnit
3 7 (21.88%) Selenium
3 7 (21.88%) Mockito
3 7 (21.88%) Cucumber
4 5 (15.63%) Maven
5 4 (12.50%) Eclipse
6 3 (9.38%) NUnit
7 1 (3.13%) Jenkins
General
1 18 (56.25%) Finance
2 9 (28.13%) Banking
3 6 (18.75%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 30 (93.75%) Developer
2 15 (46.88%) Java Developer
3 9 (28.13%) SQL Developer
4 5 (15.63%) Senior Developer
5 4 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 4 (12.50%) SQL Server Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Documentum Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Junior
7 2 (6.25%) Junior Java Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Junior Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Senior SQL Developer
7 2 (6.25%) SQL Server BI Developer
8 1 (3.13%) Portal Developer
8 1 (3.13%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (84.38%) JSP
2 23 (71.88%) HTML
3 20 (62.50%) Hibernate
4 16 (50.00%) EJB
4 16 (50.00%) CSS
5 12 (37.50%) Web Services
6 10 (31.25%) XML
6 10 (31.25%) XSL
6 10 (31.25%) DHTML
6 10 (31.25%) Spring
7 8 (25.00%) J2EE
7 8 (25.00%) Struts
7 8 (25.00%) JSF
8 7 (21.88%) JPA
9 6 (18.75%) Gherkin
9 6 (18.75%) EJB 3.0
9 6 (18.75%) Ajax
10 4 (12.50%) WDK
10 4 (12.50%) JDBC
10 4 (12.50%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.38%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.13%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (31.25%) Performance Tuning
1 10 (31.25%) Unit Testing
2 8 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 8 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (25.00%) Wealth Management
3 7 (21.88%) TDD
4 6 (18.75%) CRM
5 5 (15.63%) Kalman Filter
5 5 (15.63%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (12.50%) OO
6 4 (12.50%) Performance Testing
7 3 (9.38%) Web Application Development
7 3 (9.38%) UML
7 3 (9.38%) Migration
8 2 (6.25%) Automated Testing
8 2 (6.25%) Technical Analysis
8 2 (6.25%) Data Mapping
9 1 (3.13%) Data Migration
9 1 (3.13%) SOA
9 1 (3.13%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 28 (87.50%) Java
2 25 (78.13%) JavaScript
3 21 (65.63%) SQL
4 10 (31.25%) VBA
4 10 (31.25%) PL/SQL
5 3 (9.38%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 19 (59.38%) Oracle
2 10 (31.25%) Sybase
3 2 (6.25%) IBM