The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 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 Scotland 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Servlet
Rank 108 97 93
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -4
Contract jobs citing Servlets 20 11 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.73% 0.45% 0.46%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.55% 1.84% 3.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 8
Average daily rate
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£425 £350 £273
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +28.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £275 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £469 £398 £333
UK excluding London average daily rate £318 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
-9.28% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £42.50 -
% change year-on-year
-29.41% -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
785 598 395
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 28.50% 24.33% 15.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 430 277 190
Average daily rate £375 £368 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.90% +16.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £233 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 11 16
Average hourly rate £42.00 £32.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.23% -18.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
Servlets
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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 31 July 2014.

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 31 July 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
Edinburgh -14 11 £460 +22.66%
Glasgow +3 8 £325 +18.18% 3
Fife - - - -
Servlets
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Servlets
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 29 (100.00%) Java
2 28 (96.55%) JSP
3 21 (72.41%) Relational Database
4 20 (68.97%) HTML
4 20 (68.97%) Oracle
4 20 (68.97%) RDBMS
5 19 (65.52%) JavaScript
5 19 (65.52%) Maven
6 18 (62.07%) JSF
7 17 (58.62%) CSS
8 14 (48.28%) Hibernate
8 14 (48.28%) Web Services
8 14 (48.28%) Oracle Database
9 12 (41.38%) Jenkins
9 12 (41.38%) XML
9 12 (41.38%) Data Modelling
9 12 (41.38%) SQL
10 11 (37.93%) SOA
10 11 (37.93%) JBoss
10 11 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (34.48%) TDD
11 10 (34.48%) Finance
11 10 (34.48%) EJB
11 10 (34.48%) J2EE
12 9 (31.03%) Subversion
12 9 (31.03%) JSTL
13 8 (27.59%) Spring
13 8 (27.59%) Selenium
13 8 (27.59%) Technical Analysis
14 7 (24.14%) SQL Server 2008

Servlets
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 3 (10.34%) CMS
1 3 (10.34%) Adobe CQ
2 1 (3.45%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (3.45%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Oracle Payables
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (72.41%) Relational Database
2 20 (68.97%) RDBMS
3 14 (48.28%) Oracle Database
4 7 (24.14%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (24.14%) SQL Server
5 6 (20.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (13.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (3.45%) BusinessObjects XI
7 1 (3.45%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 1 (3.45%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (3.45%) MS Access
7 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 19 (65.52%) Maven
2 12 (41.38%) Jenkins
3 9 (31.03%) Subversion
4 8 (27.59%) Selenium
5 6 (20.69%) Eclipse
6 5 (17.24%) Ant
6 5 (17.24%) JUnit
7 3 (10.34%) Hudson
8 2 (6.90%) PVCS
8 2 (6.90%) JDeveloper
9 1 (3.45%) FitNesse
9 1 (3.45%) TeamCity
9 1 (3.45%) Mockito
9 1 (3.45%) Rational Application Developer
9 1 (3.45%) JIRA
General
1 10 (34.48%) Finance
2 5 (17.24%) Banking
3 3 (10.34%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 17 (58.62%) Developer
2 9 (31.03%) Java Developer
2 9 (31.03%) Technical Leader
3 6 (20.69%) SQL Developer
4 4 (13.79%) SQL Server Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Web Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Java Analyst Programmer
6 2 (6.90%) Java Programmer
6 2 (6.90%) Analyst Programmer
6 2 (6.90%) Programmer
7 1 (3.45%) Java Web Developer
7 1 (3.45%) CMS Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Senior SQL Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Development Specialist
7 1 (3.45%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (96.55%) JSP
2 20 (68.97%) HTML
3 18 (62.07%) JSF
4 17 (58.62%) CSS
5 14 (48.28%) Web Services
5 14 (48.28%) Hibernate
6 12 (41.38%) XML
7 10 (34.48%) J2EE
7 10 (34.48%) EJB
8 9 (31.03%) JSTL
9 8 (27.59%) Spring
10 6 (20.69%) DHTML
10 6 (20.69%) XSL
11 5 (17.24%) Struts
11 5 (17.24%) Tapestry
11 5 (17.24%) Java EE
12 4 (13.79%) jQuery
13 3 (10.34%) Ext JS
13 3 (10.34%) OSGi
14 2 (6.90%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Taxonomies
2 1 (3.45%) Market Risk
2 1 (3.45%) iPad
2 1 (3.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (3.45%) Derivative
2 1 (3.45%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.90%) UNIX
2 1 (3.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (41.38%) Data Modelling
2 11 (37.93%) SOA
2 11 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (34.48%) TDD
4 8 (27.59%) Technical Analysis
5 6 (20.69%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (20.69%) Scrum
6 5 (17.24%) MVC
6 5 (17.24%) Migration
7 4 (13.79%) OO
7 4 (13.79%) Wealth Management
8 3 (10.34%) Content Management
8 3 (10.34%) OOP
9 2 (6.90%) Unit Testing
9 2 (6.90%) Test Scripting
10 1 (3.45%) Investment Management
10 1 (3.45%) Data Protection
10 1 (3.45%) Responsive Web Design
10 1 (3.45%) Validation
10 1 (3.45%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 29 (100.00%) Java
2 19 (65.52%) JavaScript
3 12 (41.38%) SQL
4 7 (24.14%) PL/SQL
5 6 (20.69%) VBA
6 1 (3.45%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.45%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) Sun Certification
1 4 (13.79%) OCPJP
2 3 (10.34%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) Control-M
Vendors
1 20 (68.97%) Oracle
2 11 (37.93%) JBoss
3 7 (24.14%) Sybase
4 4 (13.79%) Sun
5 3 (10.34%) Adobe
6 1 (3.45%) Google
6 1 (3.45%) Twitter
6 1 (3.45%) Business Objects
6 1 (3.45%) IBM