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 5 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Servlet
Rank 428 467 419
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -48
Contract jobs citing Servlets 187 115 134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.33% 0.21% 0.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.24% 0.76% 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 56 69
Average daily rate
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£375 £406 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +0.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £303 £310 £319
% change year-on-year
-2.41% -2.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Average hourly rate - £35.50 £44.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -19.31%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £35.50 £44.00
% change year-on-year
- -19.31%

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
15064 15068 12977
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 26.94% 27.61% 27.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 9784 9859 8111
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 189 216 364
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.61 £18.80 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £55.00 £44.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -

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 5 May 2015.

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 5 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
England +39 170 £375 -11.76% 53
London +38 89 £450 - 19
Yorkshire - 30 £298 - 3
West Yorkshire - 24 £284 - 3
City of London +22 23 £510 +2.00% 5
Leeds - 23 £284 - 3
North West -2 20 £300 -29.41% 6
East of England +18 17 £350 +32.07% 4
Scotland +4 17 £315 +18.53% 7
Cheshire -2 12 £394 -7.35% 2
Glasgow -2 10 £290 +9.12% 2
South East -32 8 £325 +4.83% 14
Cambridgeshire - 7 £325 - 2
Buckinghamshire -8 6 £346 +18.37% 2
Cambridge - 6 £325 - 2
North East - 6 £288 -
Chester +5 5 £401 -5.76%
Milton Keynes +2 5 £325 +11.11% 1
Hertfordshire -1 5 £375 -42.30%
Lancashire - 5 £275 -
North Yorkshire - 5 £400 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 5 £275 -
Harrogate - 5 £400 -
Blackpool - 5 £275 -
Burnley - 5 £275 -
Tyne and Wear - 5 £275 -
Bedfordshire +1 4 £375 +41.50%
Edinburgh - 4 £369 - 3
Watford -1 3 - -
Canary Wharf -3 3 £350 -

Servlets
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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.

1 324 (94.19%) Java
2 226 (65.70%) JSP
3 190 (55.23%) HTML
4 181 (52.62%) J2EE
5 165 (47.97%) JavaScript
6 146 (42.44%) Spring
7 136 (39.53%) CSS
7 136 (39.53%) Agile Software Development
8 133 (38.66%) XML
9 125 (36.34%) Oracle
10 119 (34.59%) SQL
10 119 (34.59%) Tomcat
11 94 (27.33%) Linux
12 92 (26.74%) Hibernate
13 87 (25.29%) Subversion
14 86 (25.00%) Struts
15 85 (24.71%) Web Services
16 81 (23.55%) Continuous Integration
16 81 (23.55%) Relational Database
17 79 (22.97%) WebSphere
18 78 (22.67%) Maven
19 76 (22.09%) Ajax
19 76 (22.09%) EJB
19 76 (22.09%) JUnit
20 74 (21.51%) JDBC
21 72 (20.93%) UNIX
22 71 (20.64%) Eclipse
23 70 (20.35%) TDD
24 68 (19.77%) jQuery
25 64 (18.60%) HTTP

Servlets
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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
1 119 (34.59%) Tomcat
2 79 (22.97%) WebSphere
3 54 (15.70%) Apache
4 45 (13.08%) WebLogic
5 44 (12.79%) JBoss
6 30 (8.72%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 28 (8.14%) Jetty
8 24 (6.98%) nginx
9 23 (6.69%) IIS
10 22 (6.40%) CMS
11 10 (2.91%) MQSeries
11 10 (2.91%) OpenStack
12 8 (2.33%) IBM HTTP Server
12 8 (2.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 7 (2.03%) WebSphere Application Server
14 6 (1.74%) BizTalk Server
14 6 (1.74%) Node.js
14 6 (1.74%) Liferay
14 6 (1.74%) GlassFish
15 5 (1.45%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 8 (2.33%) MS Office
2 7 (2.03%) MS Excel
3 6 (1.74%) Photoshop
4 5 (1.45%) GIMP
5 4 (1.16%) InfoPath
6 2 (0.58%) MS Project
6 2 (0.58%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (2.03%) Oracle 11i
2 4 (1.16%) Tridion
3 2 (0.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.29%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 33 (9.59%) Cloud Computing
2 25 (7.27%) Amazon EC2
2 25 (7.27%) Amazon AWS
3 22 (6.40%) Google Cloud Platform
3 22 (6.40%) Google App Engine
4 6 (1.74%) GitHub
5 3 (0.87%) SaaS
6 2 (0.58%) Adobe Analytics
7 1 (0.29%) Route 53
7 1 (0.29%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (0.29%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.29%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 64 (18.60%) HTTP
2 32 (9.30%) TCP/IP
3 26 (7.56%) DNS
4 23 (6.69%) IPsec
4 23 (6.69%) DHCP
5 22 (6.40%) FTP
6 18 (5.23%) SSL
7 15 (4.36%) Internet
8 6 (1.74%) HTTPS
8 6 (1.74%) SNMP
9 5 (1.45%) Firewall
10 3 (0.87%) Intrusion Detection
10 3 (0.87%) Intranet
11 2 (0.58%) Network Security
11 2 (0.58%) LDAP
12 1 (0.29%) VPN
12 1 (0.29%) Kerberos
12 1 (0.29%) Wireless
12 1 (0.29%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (23.55%) Relational Database
2 62 (18.02%) RDBMS
3 47 (13.66%) SQL Server
4 45 (13.08%) Oracle Database
5 27 (7.85%) MySQL
6 26 (7.56%) DB2
7 18 (5.23%) Jackrabbit
8 15 (4.36%) Oracle Database 10g
9 14 (4.07%) SQL Server 2008
10 12 (3.49%) MongoDB
10 12 (3.49%) PostgreSQL
10 12 (3.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 12 (3.49%) Oracle9i Database
11 11 (3.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 8 (2.33%) Informix
13 7 (2.03%) Oracle8/8i Database
14 6 (1.74%) Big Data
15 5 (1.45%) Oracle Reports
15 5 (1.45%) Oracle Database 11g
15 5 (1.45%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 87 (25.29%) Subversion
2 78 (22.67%) Maven
3 76 (22.09%) JUnit
4 71 (20.64%) Eclipse
5 58 (16.86%) Jenkins
6 47 (13.66%) Ant
7 39 (11.34%) Git (software)
8 31 (9.01%) Selenium
8 31 (9.01%) Mockito
9 21 (6.10%) JIRA
10 19 (5.52%) Toad
11 18 (5.23%) ClearCase
12 16 (4.65%) Cucumber
13 10 (2.91%) ClearQuest
14 8 (2.33%) Artifactory
15 7 (2.03%) Grunt
16 6 (1.74%) Jasmine
16 6 (1.74%) NetBeans
17 5 (1.45%) NUnit
17 5 (1.45%) Log4j
General
1 62 (18.02%) Finance
2 45 (13.08%) Banking
3 20 (5.81%) Investment Banking
4 16 (4.65%) Retail
5 4 (1.16%) Marketing
6 3 (0.87%) Retail Banking
6 3 (0.87%) Telecoms
6 3 (0.87%) Manufacturing
6 3 (0.87%) Advertising
6 3 (0.87%) Publishing
7 2 (0.58%) Electronics
8 1 (0.29%) Private Banking
8 1 (0.29%) Greek Language
8 1 (0.29%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 269 (78.20%) Developer
2 194 (56.40%) Java Developer
3 32 (9.30%) Senior Developer
4 26 (7.56%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 20 (5.81%) Senior Java Developer
6 11 (3.20%) Web Developer
6 11 (3.20%) SQL Developer
7 10 (2.91%) J2EE Developer
7 10 (2.91%) DevOps Engineer
8 9 (2.62%) Consultant
8 9 (2.62%) JavaScript Developer
9 8 (2.33%) UI Developer
9 8 (2.33%) Applications Developer
9 8 (2.33%) Architect
9 8 (2.33%) UI Programmer
10 7 (2.03%) Web Engineer
10 7 (2.03%) Software Engineer
10 7 (2.03%) Lead Developer
10 7 (2.03%) C# Developer
11 6 (1.74%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 226 (65.70%) JSP
2 190 (55.23%) HTML
3 181 (52.62%) J2EE
4 146 (42.44%) Spring
5 136 (39.53%) CSS
6 133 (38.66%) XML
7 92 (26.74%) Hibernate
8 86 (25.00%) Struts
9 85 (24.71%) Web Services
10 76 (22.09%) EJB
10 76 (22.09%) Ajax
11 74 (21.51%) JDBC
12 68 (19.77%) jQuery
13 55 (15.99%) JMS
14 49 (14.24%) HTML5
15 47 (13.66%) JSTL
16 45 (13.08%) JSON
16 45 (13.08%) SOAP
17 43 (12.50%) XSL
18 40 (11.63%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 38 (11.05%) Open Source
2 21 (6.10%) N-Tier
3 16 (4.65%) Computer Science
3 16 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (3.20%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (2.03%) Web 2.0
6 6 (1.74%) Online Banking
6 6 (1.74%) Client/Server
7 5 (1.45%) Inversion of Control
7 5 (1.45%) User Experience
8 4 (1.16%) Mainframe
9 3 (0.87%) Wiki
10 2 (0.58%) Blog
10 2 (0.58%) DTV
10 2 (0.58%) PKI
10 2 (0.58%) iSeries
10 2 (0.58%) Visualisation
11 1 (0.29%) VUI
11 1 (0.29%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.29%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 94 (27.33%) Linux
2 72 (20.93%) UNIX
3 19 (5.52%) Windows
4 8 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (1.16%) Android
6 3 (0.87%) CentOS
6 3 (0.87%) HPUX
6 3 (0.87%) Solaris
7 2 (0.58%) AIX
7 2 (0.58%) Fedora
8 1 (0.29%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.29%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (39.53%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (23.55%) Continuous Integration
3 70 (20.35%) TDD
4 55 (15.99%) Unit Testing
5 54 (15.70%) MVC
6 53 (15.41%) OO
7 50 (14.53%) UML
8 43 (12.50%) Scrum
9 38 (11.05%) Software Engineering
9 38 (11.05%) Configuration Management
10 32 (9.30%) OOP
11 31 (9.01%) E-Commerce
11 31 (9.01%) Web Development
12 26 (7.56%) Automated Testing
13 25 (7.27%) Kalman Filter
14 24 (6.98%) SOA
15 22 (6.40%) Web Application Development
16 21 (6.10%) ITIL
17 20 (5.81%) Data Modelling
18 19 (5.52%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 324 (94.19%) Java
2 165 (47.97%) JavaScript
3 119 (34.59%) SQL
4 49 (14.24%) PL/SQL
5 32 (9.30%) XPath
6 17 (4.94%) C#
7 16 (4.65%) VBA
8 15 (4.36%) Bash Shell
9 13 (3.78%) Python
10 9 (2.62%) Perl
11 8 (2.33%) PHP
11 8 (2.33%) Shell Script
12 7 (2.03%) C++
13 6 (1.74%) JPQL
14 5 (1.45%) XQuery
15 4 (1.16%) Ruby
15 4 (1.16%) C
15 4 (1.16%) TypeScript
16 3 (0.87%) Smalltalk
17 2 (0.58%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 25 (7.27%) Security Cleared
2 23 (6.69%) Degree
3 19 (5.52%) SC Cleared
4 15 (4.36%) Sun Certification
5 13 (3.78%) OCPJP
6 9 (2.62%) Oracle Certification
7 6 (1.74%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.58%) CISSP
9 1 (0.29%) BC Cleared
9 1 (0.29%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.29%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.07%) QA
2 3 (0.87%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 32 (9.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (4.94%) Xen
3 9 (2.62%) QEMU
3 9 (2.62%) KVM
4 4 (1.16%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 2 (0.58%) Squid
6 1 (0.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 24 (6.98%) Puppet
2 20 (5.81%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (1.45%) CA Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.29%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.29%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.29%) Nagios
Vendors
1 125 (36.34%) Oracle
2 48 (13.95%) IBM
3 35 (10.17%) VMware
4 32 (9.30%) Microsoft
5 28 (8.14%) Sybase
6 22 (6.40%) Google
7 21 (6.10%) Adobe
8 12 (3.49%) Red Hat
9 11 (3.20%) SAP
10 7 (2.03%) hybris
11 6 (1.74%) Perforce
12 5 (1.45%) FatWire
13 4 (1.16%) TIBCO
13 4 (1.16%) ATG
13 4 (1.16%) BEA
13 4 (1.16%) CA
13 4 (1.16%) Cognos
13 4 (1.16%) Sun
13 4 (1.16%) Gemalto
13 4 (1.16%) Pega
London
JM
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Anantha
Posted: 3 hours ago
Havant, Hampshire
Connectus
Rate: £375 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Rate: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
Warrington
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £225.00 - £275.00 per day
Posted: 25 days ago