The table below looks at the statistics for Servlets skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Servlets over the 3 months to 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Servlet
Rank 246 232 219
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -13
Contract jobs citing Servlets 10 17 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.100% 0.18% 0.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.43% 0.78% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 4
Average daily rate
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£346 £320 £403
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.20% -20.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £252 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £405 £447
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £320 £319
% change year-on-year
-6.10% +0.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £36.50 £44.00
% change year-on-year
- -17.04%
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 South East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2313 2192 2085
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 23.10% 23.18% 24.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 1405 1270 1092
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 50 137
Average hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.75 £17.00 £17.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £52.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -

Servlets
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Servlets Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Servlets
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Servlets Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Servlets
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Servlets across the South East region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Servlets Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Servlets
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Servlets Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Servlets
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Servlets within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
Buckinghamshire 0 5 £368 +14.84% 3
Middlesex - 3 £275 -
Surrey +1 1 - - 1
East Sussex - 1 - -
Servlets
England

Servlets
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 27 (100.00%) Java
2 22 (81.48%) JavaScript
2 22 (81.48%) CSS
3 21 (77.78%) HTML
3 21 (77.78%) Spring
4 19 (70.37%) OO
5 18 (66.67%) JSP
6 15 (55.56%) XML
7 14 (51.85%) Hibernate
7 14 (51.85%) Tomcat
8 12 (44.44%) SQL
9 11 (40.74%) J2EE
10 10 (37.04%) PostgreSQL
10 10 (37.04%) jQuery
11 8 (29.63%) JPA
11 8 (29.63%) Eclipse
12 7 (25.93%) N-Tier
12 7 (25.93%) Apache
12 7 (25.93%) UML
12 7 (25.93%) Git (software)
12 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (25.93%) Dojo
13 6 (22.22%) Web Development
13 6 (22.22%) NetBeans
13 6 (22.22%) OOA/OOD
13 6 (22.22%) JMS
13 6 (22.22%) Project Management
14 5 (18.52%) MVC
14 5 (18.52%) Risk Management
14 5 (18.52%) Adobe

Servlets
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 14 (51.85%) Tomcat
2 7 (25.93%) Apache
3 4 (14.81%) WebSphere
3 4 (14.81%) JBoss
4 3 (11.11%) Jetty
4 3 (11.11%) Apache Solr
5 1 (3.70%) WebLogic
5 1 (3.70%) Liferay
Applications
1 5 (18.52%) Photoshop
1 5 (18.52%) GIMP
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.81%) HTTP
1 4 (14.81%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (37.04%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (18.52%) MySQL
3 2 (7.41%) BaseX
3 2 (7.41%) MarkLogic
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.70%) DB2
4 1 (3.70%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (29.63%) Eclipse
2 7 (25.93%) Git (software)
3 6 (22.22%) NetBeans
4 5 (18.52%) JUnit
4 5 (18.52%) Subversion
4 5 (18.52%) Maven
5 4 (14.81%) Ant
6 3 (11.11%) Jenkins
7 2 (7.41%) IntelliJ
7 2 (7.41%) Log4j
8 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
8 1 (3.70%) Hudson
General
1 3 (11.11%) Publishing
2 1 (3.70%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.70%) Banking
2 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (85.19%) Developer
2 18 (66.67%) Java Developer
3 7 (25.93%) JavaScript Developer
4 4 (14.81%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 4 (14.81%) J2EE Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Senior Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Development Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Senior JavaScript Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Senior J2EE Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Architect
7 1 (3.70%) Software Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Technical Architect
7 1 (3.70%) Applications Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Senior Software Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (81.48%) CSS
2 21 (77.78%) HTML
2 21 (77.78%) Spring
3 18 (66.67%) JSP
4 15 (55.56%) XML
5 14 (51.85%) Hibernate
6 11 (40.74%) J2EE
7 10 (37.04%) jQuery
8 8 (29.63%) JPA
9 7 (25.93%) Dojo
10 6 (22.22%) JMS
11 5 (18.52%) XSLT
11 5 (18.52%) Struts
11 5 (18.52%) JDBC
11 5 (18.52%) Ajax
11 5 (18.52%) Spring MVC
11 5 (18.52%) MooTools
12 4 (14.81%) REST
12 4 (14.81%) JSON
12 4 (14.81%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) N-Tier
2 5 (18.52%) Inversion of Control
3 4 (14.81%) Open Source
4 2 (7.41%) User Experience
4 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (7.41%) Wiki
4 2 (7.41%) Blog
4 2 (7.41%) Web 2.0
5 1 (3.70%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.11%) UNIX
2 2 (7.41%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (70.37%) OO
2 7 (25.93%) UML
2 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (22.22%) Web Development
3 6 (22.22%) OOA/OOD
3 6 (22.22%) Project Management
4 5 (18.52%) MVC
4 5 (18.52%) Risk Management
4 5 (18.52%) Software Engineering
5 3 (11.11%) TDD
5 3 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
5 3 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (11.11%) Unit Testing
5 3 (11.11%) Integration Testing
6 2 (7.41%) Time Management
6 2 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (7.41%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (7.41%) Software Architecture
6 2 (7.41%) Use Case
6 2 (7.41%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) Java
2 22 (81.48%) JavaScript
3 12 (44.44%) SQL
4 5 (18.52%) XQuery
4 5 (18.52%) XPath
5 1 (3.70%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (18.52%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (18.52%) Adobe
2 4 (14.81%) Oracle
2 4 (14.81%) VMware
3 2 (7.41%) Cisco
3 2 (7.41%) IBM
4 1 (3.70%) SAP