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 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Servlet
Rank 436 348 342
Rank change year-on-year
-88 -6
Contract jobs citing Servlets 179 247 265
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.31% 0.47% 0.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.13% 1.62% 1.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 158 122
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£408 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £526 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £360
% change year-on-year
- -2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 1
Average hourly rate £33.73 £33.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.19% +10.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.73 £33.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+2.19% +10.00%

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
15771 15204 15018
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.02% 28.99% 27.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 10491 9867 8994
Average daily rate £378 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 171 284 376
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £18.02 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.00 £46.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%

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 24 October 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 24 October 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
England -87 158 £416 +11.00% 46
London -52 80 £425 - 20
North West -2 32 £425 +13.33% 11
Manchester +13 18 £333 -11.33% 9
City of London -3 17 £451 -9.75% 4
East of England -10 15 £303 -43.62% 4
Scotland -4 14 £395 +24.40% 1
Essex -7 13 £303 -44.90%
South East -40 11 £292 -2.83% 5
Glasgow -7 10 £350 +10.23%
Salford - 8 £313 -
Berkshire +13 7 £311 -11.07% 2
West Midlands -11 7 £375 - 2
West Yorkshire -5 5 - -
Yorkshire -8 5 - -
Cheshire -12 4 £400 +14.28% 2
South West -32 4 £375 +7.14% 2
Edinburgh - 4 £460 - 1
Reading +7 3 £311 -11.07%
Chester -2 3 £400 +6.66%
Leeds - 3 - -
East Sussex - 3 £275 -
Warwickshire - 3 £375 - 2
Watford -4 2 - - 2
East Midlands -5 2 £450 +28.57% 1
Bristol -22 2 £375 +7.14% 1
Hertfordshire -28 2 - - 4
Brentwood - 2 £306 -
Birmingham - 2 £300 -
Slough - 2 £312 -

Servlets
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

1 325 (98.48%) Java
2 218 (66.06%) JSP
3 177 (53.64%) Spring
4 173 (52.42%) JavaScript
5 169 (51.21%) HTML
6 161 (48.79%) Oracle
7 156 (47.27%) XML
8 141 (42.73%) Agile Software Development
9 138 (41.82%) J2EE
10 132 (40.00%) Web Services
11 116 (35.15%) CSS
12 113 (34.24%) SQL
13 110 (33.33%) Maven
14 97 (29.39%) TDD
15 93 (28.18%) Linux
16 91 (27.58%) Tomcat
17 89 (26.97%) Hibernate
18 88 (26.67%) Struts
19 78 (23.64%) Ajax
20 71 (21.52%) JDBC
21 70 (21.21%) EJB
21 70 (21.21%) E-Commerce
21 70 (21.21%) HTTP
21 70 (21.21%) REST
22 69 (20.91%) MVC
23 68 (20.61%) JMS
23 68 (20.61%) Relational Database
24 65 (19.70%) Apache
24 65 (19.70%) jQuery
25 63 (19.09%) WebSphere

Servlets
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 91 (27.58%) Tomcat
2 65 (19.70%) Apache
3 63 (19.09%) WebSphere
4 49 (14.85%) JBoss
5 39 (11.82%) CMS
5 39 (11.82%) Jetty
6 31 (9.39%) WebLogic
7 17 (5.15%) WebSphere Application Server
8 16 (4.85%) nginx
9 15 (4.55%) Adobe CQ
10 13 (3.94%) IIS
11 12 (3.64%) Oracle Workflow
12 10 (3.03%) Confluence
12 10 (3.03%) GlassFish
13 8 (2.42%) MQSeries
14 7 (2.12%) Oracle Service Bus
15 6 (1.82%) Oracle Coherence
16 5 (1.52%) WebLogic Portal
17 3 (0.91%) Alfresco
17 3 (0.91%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (0.61%) MS Office
1 2 (0.61%) MS Excel
1 2 (0.61%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.30%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (1.52%) Oracle Retail
2 4 (1.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.61%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.30%) Hyperion Planning
4 1 (0.30%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.30%) Tridion
4 1 (0.30%) BusinessWorks
4 1 (0.30%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.30%) Brady Trinity
4 1 (0.30%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 23 (6.97%) Cloud Computing
2 20 (6.06%) Amazon EC2
3 12 (3.64%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (3.03%) SaaS
5 9 (2.73%) Google App Engine
6 3 (0.91%) GitHub
7 2 (0.61%) Amazon ELB
7 2 (0.61%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.61%) PaaS
7 2 (0.61%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 70 (21.21%) HTTP
2 18 (5.45%) TCP/IP
3 15 (4.55%) Internet
4 14 (4.24%) SSL
5 13 (3.94%) SNMP
6 11 (3.33%) DNS
6 11 (3.33%) DHCP
7 9 (2.73%) FTP
7 9 (2.73%) IPsec
8 7 (2.12%) LDAP
8 7 (2.12%) HTTPS
9 6 (1.82%) SSH
10 2 (0.61%) Firewall
10 2 (0.61%) AMQP
11 1 (0.30%) Network Security
11 1 (0.30%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (20.61%) Relational Database
2 50 (15.15%) MySQL
2 50 (15.15%) RDBMS
3 44 (13.33%) Oracle Database
4 42 (12.73%) SQL Server
5 18 (5.45%) Oracle Database 11g
6 13 (3.94%) DB2
6 13 (3.94%) Hazelcast
7 12 (3.64%) SQL Server 2008
8 11 (3.33%) MongoDB
8 11 (3.33%) NoSQL
8 11 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 8 (2.42%) Oracle Reports
9 8 (2.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 7 (2.12%) Big Data
11 4 (1.21%) Crystal Reports
12 3 (0.91%) Oracle Database 10g
12 3 (0.91%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (0.91%) JasperReports
12 3 (0.91%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 110 (33.33%) Maven
2 56 (16.97%) Subversion
3 53 (16.06%) Jenkins
4 50 (15.15%) JUnit
5 47 (14.24%) Eclipse
5 47 (14.24%) Ant
6 26 (7.88%) Git (software)
7 23 (6.97%) JIRA
8 22 (6.67%) Hudson
9 19 (5.76%) Selenium
10 11 (3.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 10 (3.03%) Mockito
12 8 (2.42%) Oracle Forms
13 7 (2.12%) Log4j
14 6 (1.82%) Mercurial
15 5 (1.52%) TeamCity
15 5 (1.52%) Gradle
15 5 (1.52%) Bugzilla
16 4 (1.21%) IntelliJ
16 4 (1.21%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 57 (17.27%) Finance
2 23 (6.97%) Retail
3 21 (6.36%) Banking
4 12 (3.64%) Manufacturing
5 9 (2.73%) Marketing
6 7 (2.12%) Telecoms
7 5 (1.52%) Publishing
8 4 (1.21%) Electronics
8 4 (1.21%) Advertising
9 3 (0.91%) Front Office
9 3 (0.91%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.61%) Law
10 2 (0.61%) Dutch Language
10 2 (0.61%) French Language
10 2 (0.61%) German Language
10 2 (0.61%) Back Office
11 1 (0.30%) Automotive
11 1 (0.30%) Korean Language
Job Titles
1 247 (74.85%) Developer
2 185 (56.06%) Java Developer
3 31 (9.39%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 28 (8.48%) Senior Developer
5 24 (7.27%) Architect
6 22 (6.67%) Senior Java Developer
7 15 (4.55%) J2EE Developer
8 13 (3.94%) SQL Developer
8 13 (3.94%) WebSphere Developer
9 12 (3.64%) Technical Leader
10 10 (3.03%) Java Engineer
11 9 (2.73%) Front-End Developer
12 8 (2.42%) Java Architect
12 8 (2.42%) SQL Server Developer
13 7 (2.12%) Project Leader
14 6 (1.82%) Software Developer
14 6 (1.82%) C++ Developer
14 6 (1.82%) Software Project Leader
15 5 (1.52%) Analyst
15 5 (1.52%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 218 (66.06%) JSP
2 177 (53.64%) Spring
3 169 (51.21%) HTML
4 156 (47.27%) XML
5 138 (41.82%) J2EE
6 132 (40.00%) Web Services
7 116 (35.15%) CSS
8 89 (26.97%) Hibernate
9 88 (26.67%) Struts
10 78 (23.64%) Ajax
11 71 (21.52%) JDBC
12 70 (21.21%) EJB
12 70 (21.21%) REST
13 68 (20.61%) JMS
14 65 (19.70%) jQuery
15 56 (16.97%) XSLT
16 51 (15.45%) JSON
17 48 (14.55%) Java EE
18 47 (14.24%) SOAP
19 32 (9.70%) JSTL
Miscellaneous
1 30 (9.09%) Open Source
2 28 (8.48%) Computer Science
3 23 (6.97%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (3.03%) User Experience
5 9 (2.73%) iPad
6 7 (2.12%) Data Structures
6 7 (2.12%) Algorithms
6 7 (2.12%) Data Integration
6 7 (2.12%) Web 2.0
7 6 (1.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 6 (1.82%) Mathematics
7 6 (1.82%) Biology
7 6 (1.82%) Life Science
8 4 (1.21%) DTV
8 4 (1.21%) Clustering
8 4 (1.21%) N-Tier
8 4 (1.21%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.21%) Taxonomies
9 3 (0.91%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.61%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 93 (28.18%) Linux
2 60 (18.18%) UNIX
3 24 (7.27%) Windows
4 14 (4.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (3.94%) Android
5 13 (3.94%) Solaris
6 11 (3.33%) CentOS
7 7 (2.12%) Fedora
7 7 (2.12%) HPUX
8 6 (1.82%) AIX
9 2 (0.61%) VMS
9 2 (0.61%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.61%) zOS
9 2 (0.61%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.61%) Debian
9 2 (0.61%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.61%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.30%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (42.73%) Agile Software Development
2 97 (29.39%) TDD
3 70 (21.21%) E-Commerce
4 69 (20.91%) MVC
5 61 (18.48%) OO
5 61 (18.48%) Unit Testing
5 61 (18.48%) Continuous Integration
6 60 (18.18%) Scrum
7 46 (13.94%) SOA
8 39 (11.82%) Configuration Management
9 35 (10.61%) Content Management
10 30 (9.09%) UML
11 28 (8.48%) Software Engineering
12 24 (7.27%) Performance Tuning
13 22 (6.67%) Data Modelling
14 21 (6.36%) Software Architecture
15 20 (6.06%) Multithreading
16 19 (5.76%) Web Development
17 17 (5.15%) Workflow
17 17 (5.15%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 325 (98.48%) Java
2 173 (52.42%) JavaScript
3 113 (34.24%) SQL
4 51 (15.45%) PL/SQL
5 31 (9.39%) Shell Script
6 21 (6.36%) XPath
7 17 (5.15%) Python
8 13 (3.94%) PHP
9 11 (3.33%) VBA
10 10 (3.03%) Ruby
10 10 (3.03%) Perl
11 9 (2.73%) C++
11 9 (2.73%) Scala
12 7 (2.12%) PHP5
12 7 (2.12%) Groovy
13 6 (1.82%) C
14 5 (1.52%) C#
14 5 (1.52%) XQuery
15 3 (0.91%) Golang
16 2 (0.61%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 40 (12.12%) Degree
2 20 (6.06%) Sun Certification
3 7 (2.12%) Security Cleared
4 4 (1.21%) OCPJP
4 4 (1.21%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.30%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (0.30%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.30%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.30%) PMP
5 1 (0.30%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.30%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (12.12%) QA
2 1 (0.30%) Data Quality
System Software
1 9 (2.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (2.12%) Xen
3 2 (0.61%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 15 (4.55%) Puppet
2 3 (0.91%) OpenSSO
2 3 (0.91%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.61%) Nagios
3 2 (0.61%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 161 (48.79%) Oracle
2 28 (8.48%) Google
3 26 (7.88%) IBM
3 26 (7.88%) Red Hat
4 23 (6.97%) Sun
5 20 (6.06%) Sybase
6 13 (3.94%) Microsoft
7 12 (3.64%) FatWire
8 10 (3.03%) VMware
9 9 (2.73%) ATG
10 8 (2.42%) Endeca
10 8 (2.42%) SAP
11 6 (1.82%) Interwoven
11 6 (1.82%) Adobe
11 6 (1.82%) AccuRev
12 3 (0.91%) Canoo
12 3 (0.91%) GigaSpaces
12 3 (0.91%) BEA
12 3 (0.91%) HP
13 2 (0.61%) Business Objects
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: From £450 to £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Senitor Associates
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Quantica Technology - London
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Bracknell
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 23 days ago