The table below looks at the statistics for Servlets skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Servlets over the 3 months to 12 September 2014 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
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Servlet
Rank 430 382 355
Rank change year-on-year
-48 -27
Contract jobs citing Servlets 194 215 253
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.34% 0.41% 0.44%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.23% 1.41% 1.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 116 119
Average daily rate
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£413 £413 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £36.25 -
% change year-on-year
-17.24% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
15715 15210 15721
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.41% 28.79% 27.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 10089 9790 9520
Average daily rate £375 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 197 273 364
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.65 £17.50 £17.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £71.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

Servlets
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Servlets Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Servlets
Daily Rate Trend

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

Servlets Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Servlets
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Servlets within the UK over the 3 months to 12 September 2014.

Servlets Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Servlets
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Servlets Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Servlets
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Servlets within the UK over the 3 months to 12 September 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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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
England -49 160 £415 +0.60% 51
London -16 86 £426 -7.83% 23
Scotland -6 26 £425 +28.78% 1
North West -8 25 £425 +30.76% 13
City of London +3 18 £465 -15.45% 7
South East -8 18 £275 -22.80% 4
Glasgow -10 16 £350 +19.65% 1
East of England -18 14 £280 -49.09% 3
Manchester +1 13 £364 - 10
Edinburgh +5 9 £460 +16.82%
West Midlands -6 9 £300 -
Essex -6 9 £275 -50.00%
East Sussex - 8 £250 -
Warwickshire - 8 - -
Salford - 7 £313 -
Yorkshire -2 5 - - 2
West Yorkshire - 5 - - 1
East Midlands +1 4 £280 -21.40% 1
Berkshire 0 4 £330 -12.00% 2
South West -36 4 £375 +7.14% 5
Brighton - 4 £250 -
Watford -3 3 - -
Cheshire -7 3 £400 +23.07% 2
Hertfordshire -19 3 - - 3
Leeds - 3 - - 1
Slough - 3 £330 -
Chester +1 2 £400 +6.66%
Bristol -15 2 £375 +7.14% 3
Milton Keynes - 2 £280 -
Northampton - 2 £280 - 1

Servlets
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

1 314 (96.62%) Java
2 206 (63.38%) JSP
3 166 (51.08%) Oracle
4 159 (48.92%) Spring
5 156 (48.00%) JavaScript
6 154 (47.38%) HTML
7 145 (44.62%) J2EE
8 136 (41.85%) XML
9 120 (36.92%) Agile Software Development
10 117 (36.00%) SQL
11 114 (35.08%) Web Services
12 110 (33.85%) Linux
13 99 (30.46%) CSS
14 95 (29.23%) Maven
15 92 (28.31%) Tomcat
16 89 (27.38%) Struts
17 84 (25.85%) Hibernate
18 79 (24.31%) TDD
19 78 (24.00%) WebSphere
20 75 (23.08%) Ajax
20 75 (23.08%) Relational Database
21 74 (22.77%) E-Commerce
22 73 (22.46%) EJB
23 71 (21.85%) JDBC
23 71 (21.85%) UNIX
24 70 (21.54%) HTTP
25 68 (20.92%) Finance
26 67 (20.62%) Continuous Integration
27 66 (20.31%) Apache
28 63 (19.38%) jQuery

Servlets
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 92 (28.31%) Tomcat
2 78 (24.00%) WebSphere
3 66 (20.31%) Apache
4 50 (15.38%) Jetty
5 39 (12.00%) WebLogic
6 30 (9.23%) CMS
7 28 (8.62%) nginx
8 26 (8.00%) IIS
9 23 (7.08%) WebSphere Application Server
10 16 (4.92%) MQSeries
11 14 (4.31%) Adobe CQ
12 10 (3.08%) Confluence
12 10 (3.08%) GlassFish
12 10 (3.08%) Oracle Workflow
13 7 (2.15%) Oracle Service Bus
14 5 (1.54%) Oracle Coherence
14 5 (1.54%) WebLogic Portal
14 5 (1.54%) OpenStack
15 3 (0.92%) Oracle HTTP Server
15 3 (0.92%) Alfresco
Applications
1 4 (1.23%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.62%) MS Office
2 2 (0.62%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.31%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.31%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.31%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (2.15%) Tridion
2 5 (1.54%) Oracle Retail
3 4 (1.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.62%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.31%) Hyperion Planning
5 1 (0.31%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.31%) BusinessWorks
5 1 (0.31%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.31%) Brady Trinity
5 1 (0.31%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 32 (9.85%) Cloud Computing
2 29 (8.92%) Amazon EC2
3 15 (4.62%) Google App Engine
3 15 (4.62%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (3.08%) SaaS
5 5 (1.54%) Amazon S3
5 5 (1.54%) Route 53
5 5 (1.54%) Amazon ELB
6 3 (0.92%) GitHub
7 2 (0.62%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 70 (21.54%) HTTP
2 26 (8.00%) TCP/IP
3 24 (7.38%) SSL
3 24 (7.38%) Internet
4 21 (6.46%) DNS
5 20 (6.15%) DHCP
6 15 (4.62%) FTP
6 15 (4.62%) IPsec
7 10 (3.08%) LDAP
8 8 (2.46%) SNMP
9 7 (2.15%) HTTPS
10 6 (1.85%) SSH
11 5 (1.54%) Firewall
12 2 (0.62%) AMQP
13 1 (0.31%) Network Security
13 1 (0.31%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (23.08%) Relational Database
2 57 (17.54%) RDBMS
3 48 (14.77%) Oracle Database
4 46 (14.15%) MySQL
5 44 (13.54%) SQL Server
6 20 (6.15%) Oracle Database 11g
7 14 (4.31%) DB2
8 12 (3.69%) SQL Server 2008
9 11 (3.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 10 (3.08%) Oracle Reports
10 10 (3.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 10 (3.08%) MongoDB
11 9 (2.77%) NoSQL
11 9 (2.77%) Big Data
12 8 (2.46%) Data Warehouse
12 8 (2.46%) Hazelcast
13 6 (1.85%) Crystal Reports
14 4 (1.23%) Oracle Database 10g
15 3 (0.92%) Couchbase
15 3 (0.92%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 95 (29.23%) Maven
2 61 (18.77%) Subversion
2 61 (18.77%) JUnit
3 60 (18.46%) Jenkins
4 53 (16.31%) Eclipse
5 51 (15.69%) Ant
6 25 (7.69%) JIRA
7 19 (5.85%) Hudson
8 17 (5.23%) Selenium
8 17 (5.23%) Git (software)
9 15 (4.62%) Log4j
10 9 (2.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 8 (2.46%) Mockito
11 8 (2.46%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
11 8 (2.46%) Oracle Forms
12 7 (2.15%) Cucumber
13 5 (1.54%) Gradle
13 5 (1.54%) Mercurial
13 5 (1.54%) TeamCity
14 4 (1.23%) EasyMock
General
1 68 (20.92%) Finance
2 28 (8.62%) Banking
2 28 (8.62%) Retail
3 19 (5.85%) Manufacturing
4 10 (3.08%) Investment Banking
5 8 (2.46%) Telecoms
6 7 (2.15%) Marketing
7 6 (1.85%) Publishing
8 4 (1.23%) Electronics
9 3 (0.92%) Front Office
9 3 (0.92%) German Language
10 2 (0.62%) Advertising
10 2 (0.62%) Law
10 2 (0.62%) Dutch Language
10 2 (0.62%) French Language
11 1 (0.31%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.31%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.31%) Legal
11 1 (0.31%) Back Office
11 1 (0.31%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 225 (69.23%) Developer
2 166 (51.08%) Java Developer
3 29 (8.92%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 23 (7.08%) Senior Developer
4 23 (7.08%) Architect
5 18 (5.54%) Senior Java Developer
6 16 (4.92%) SQL Developer
7 12 (3.69%) Technical Leader
7 12 (3.69%) WebSphere Developer
7 12 (3.69%) J2EE Developer
8 8 (2.46%) Web Developer
8 8 (2.46%) SQL Server Developer
9 7 (2.15%) Project Leader
9 7 (2.15%) Front-End Developer
10 6 (1.85%) Software Project Leader
10 6 (1.85%) Java Architect
10 6 (1.85%) Consultant
10 6 (1.85%) Technical Specialist
11 5 (1.54%) PL/SQL Developer
11 5 (1.54%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 206 (63.38%) JSP
2 159 (48.92%) Spring
3 154 (47.38%) HTML
4 145 (44.62%) J2EE
5 136 (41.85%) XML
6 114 (35.08%) Web Services
7 99 (30.46%) CSS
8 89 (27.38%) Struts
9 84 (25.85%) Hibernate
10 75 (23.08%) Ajax
11 73 (22.46%) EJB
12 71 (21.85%) JDBC
13 63 (19.38%) jQuery
14 61 (18.77%) XSLT
15 60 (18.46%) JMS
16 58 (17.85%) REST
17 46 (14.15%) SOAP
18 39 (12.00%) JSON
19 36 (11.08%) Java EE
20 31 (9.54%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 38 (11.69%) Open Source
2 29 (8.92%) Computer Science
3 26 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (4.31%) Web 2.0
5 9 (2.77%) User Experience
5 9 (2.77%) iPad
6 7 (2.15%) Data Integration
6 7 (2.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 6 (1.85%) Life Science
7 6 (1.85%) Mathematics
7 6 (1.85%) Biology
8 5 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (1.23%) Taxonomies
9 4 (1.23%) DTV
9 4 (1.23%) Clustering
10 3 (0.92%) Derivative
11 2 (0.62%) Equity Derivative
11 2 (0.62%) Equities
11 2 (0.62%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.62%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 110 (33.85%) Linux
2 71 (21.85%) UNIX
3 22 (6.77%) Solaris
4 18 (5.54%) Windows
5 15 (4.62%) HPUX
6 14 (4.31%) CentOS
7 8 (2.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (2.46%) Android
8 7 (2.15%) Fedora
9 4 (1.23%) AIX
10 2 (0.62%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.62%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.62%) Debian
10 2 (0.62%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.62%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.31%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (36.92%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (24.31%) TDD
3 74 (22.77%) E-Commerce
4 67 (20.62%) Continuous Integration
5 62 (19.08%) Unit Testing
6 57 (17.54%) OO
6 57 (17.54%) MVC
7 48 (14.77%) Configuration Management
8 45 (13.85%) Scrum
9 40 (12.31%) SOA
9 40 (12.31%) Content Management
10 35 (10.77%) UML
11 28 (8.62%) Software Engineering
12 25 (7.69%) Automated Testing
13 24 (7.38%) Performance Tuning
14 22 (6.77%) Data Modelling
15 21 (6.46%) Web Development
16 20 (6.15%) Software Architecture
17 18 (5.54%) DevOps
17 18 (5.54%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 314 (96.62%) Java
2 156 (48.00%) JavaScript
3 117 (36.00%) SQL
4 54 (16.62%) PL/SQL
5 29 (8.92%) Shell Script
6 23 (7.08%) XPath
7 17 (5.23%) Python
7 17 (5.23%) Perl
8 15 (4.62%) PHP
9 13 (4.00%) Ruby
10 11 (3.38%) VBA
11 8 (2.46%) Bash Shell
12 7 (2.15%) PHP5
12 7 (2.15%) Groovy
12 7 (2.15%) Scala
12 7 (2.15%) C++
12 7 (2.15%) C
13 6 (1.85%) C#
14 4 (1.23%) XQuery
15 3 (0.92%) VB
Qualifications
1 46 (14.15%) Degree
2 22 (6.77%) Sun Certification
3 12 (3.69%) Security Cleared
4 7 (2.15%) SC Cleared
5 6 (1.85%) OCPJP
6 3 (0.92%) Oracle Certification
6 3 (0.92%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.31%) PMP
7 1 (0.31%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.31%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (0.31%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (9.54%) QA
2 1 (0.31%) Data Quality
System Software
1 14 (4.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (3.69%) Xen
3 2 (0.62%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 20 (6.15%) Puppet
2 5 (1.54%) Vagrant
2 5 (1.54%) OpenSSO
3 3 (0.92%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.31%) OpenView
4 1 (0.31%) Control-M
4 1 (0.31%) Nagios
Vendors
1 166 (51.08%) Oracle
2 50 (15.38%) JBoss
3 33 (10.15%) IBM
3 33 (10.15%) Google
4 27 (8.31%) Sun
5 23 (7.08%) Microsoft
5 23 (7.08%) Red Hat
6 19 (5.85%) Sybase
7 18 (5.54%) ATG
8 15 (4.62%) VMware
9 14 (4.31%) Interwoven
10 9 (2.77%) SAP
10 9 (2.77%) FatWire
11 8 (2.46%) Endeca
12 7 (2.15%) Blue Martini
12 7 (2.15%) Elastic Path
13 5 (1.54%) RightScale
13 5 (1.54%) AccuRev
13 5 (1.54%) Adobe
14 4 (1.23%) HP
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £500
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Revolution Technology Ltd
Rate: NEG
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Preston
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Rate: £450 - £583 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Cheshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 25 days ago
Uxbridge
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £300 - 340 per day
Posted: 26 days ago