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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Servlet
Rank 421 445 402
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -43
Contract jobs citing Servlets 211 177 196
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.36% 0.31% 0.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.27% 1.12% 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 94 105
Average daily rate
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£450 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £275 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £508 £580
UK excluding London average daily rate £405 £328 £350
% change year-on-year
+23.66% -6.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 3
Average hourly rate £38.00 £30.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% -29.41%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -29.41%

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
16607 15856 15326
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.97% 28.03% 29.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 11290 10074 9835
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £265 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 294 222 265
Average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.14% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £17.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £71.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -

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 1 September 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
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Servlets within the UK over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

Servlets Hourly Rate Histogram 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 1 September 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 +34 196 £473 +18.12% 56
London -5 76 £525 +23.16% 20
Yorkshire -7 29 £425 +32.81% 8
North West -9 25 £424 +9.35% 11
North East - 20 £488 - 2
Newcastle upon Tyne - 20 £488 - 2
Tyne and Wear - 20 £488 - 2
West Yorkshire -12 19 £425 +32.81% 8
City of London +7 18 £525 +21.73% 5
East of England +10 17 £284 +2.25% 1
South East -25 17 £394 +43.18% 8
Cheshire +1 15 £400 - 1
Leeds -13 15 £425 - 8
West Midlands +6 10 £375 +25.00%
Scotland -19 10 £353 -19.42% 4
South Yorkshire - 10 £390 -
Manchester -11 9 £475 +22.58% 5
Sheffield - 8 £390 -
Hampshire +8 7 £375 -6.25% 4
Essex -6 6 £284 +3.18%
Cambridgeshire - 6 £325 -
Cambridge - 6 £325 -
Berkshire -3 5 £625 +89.39% 1
South West -5 5 £315 -16.00% 5
Edinburgh -21 5 £338 -26.63% 2
Canary Wharf - 5 £500 -
Swindon 0 4 - - 3
Wiltshire 0 4 - - 4
Basildon -5 4 £293 -
Basingstoke - 4 £375 -

Servlets
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

1 369 (93.65%) Java
2 259 (65.74%) JSP
3 237 (60.15%) J2EE
4 186 (47.21%) HTML
5 185 (46.95%) JavaScript
6 174 (44.16%) Agile Software Development
7 151 (38.32%) SQL
8 146 (37.06%) Linux
9 138 (35.03%) Tomcat
10 132 (33.50%) XML
11 128 (32.49%) WebSphere
12 126 (31.98%) Oracle
13 124 (31.47%) CSS
14 122 (30.96%) Spring
15 116 (29.44%) Web Services
16 100 (25.38%) Hibernate
17 94 (23.86%) HTTP
18 88 (22.34%) Struts
19 83 (21.07%) Apache
19 83 (21.07%) EJB
20 82 (20.81%) JMS
21 81 (20.56%) Finance
22 79 (20.05%) JDBC
22 79 (20.05%) Jenkins
23 78 (19.80%) TCP/IP
24 75 (19.04%) UNIX
24 75 (19.04%) .NET
25 71 (18.02%) Ajax
25 71 (18.02%) Continuous Integration
26 69 (17.51%) SOAP

Servlets
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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
1 138 (35.03%) Tomcat
2 128 (32.49%) WebSphere
3 83 (21.07%) Apache
4 64 (16.24%) Jetty
5 62 (15.74%) nginx
6 61 (15.48%) IIS
7 57 (14.47%) JBoss
8 29 (7.36%) WebLogic
9 25 (6.35%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 22 (5.58%) CMS
11 15 (3.81%) MQSeries
12 13 (3.30%) Node.js
13 12 (3.05%) WebSphere Application Server
14 8 (2.03%) FileNet
15 6 (1.52%) Oracle HTTP Server
16 4 (1.02%) IBM HTTP Server
16 4 (1.02%) Documentum
16 4 (1.02%) OpenStack
17 3 (0.76%) Apache ServiceMix
17 3 (0.76%) WildFly
Applications
1 5 (1.27%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.76%) MS Office
3 2 (0.51%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.25%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 9 (2.28%) Oracle 11i
2 8 (2.03%) Tridion
3 7 (1.78%) Oracle BPM
4 4 (1.02%) Adobe Campaign
5 1 (0.25%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 58 (14.72%) Cloud Computing
1 58 (14.72%) Amazon AWS
2 57 (14.47%) Amazon EC2
3 55 (13.96%) Google Cloud Platform
3 55 (13.96%) Google App Engine
4 13 (3.30%) Adobe Analytics
5 4 (1.02%) PaaS
6 1 (0.25%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.25%) Route 53
6 1 (0.25%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (0.25%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 94 (23.86%) HTTP
2 78 (19.80%) TCP/IP
3 60 (15.23%) DNS
4 57 (14.47%) DHCP
4 57 (14.47%) IPsec
5 56 (14.21%) FTP
6 49 (12.44%) SSL
7 23 (5.84%) LDAP
8 18 (4.57%) Internet
9 7 (1.78%) Firewall
10 6 (1.52%) DMZ
10 6 (1.52%) HTTPS
10 6 (1.52%) SNMP
11 3 (0.76%) Intrusion Detection
11 3 (0.76%) Network Security
12 1 (0.25%) VPN
12 1 (0.25%) Kerberos
12 1 (0.25%) Intranet
12 1 (0.25%) Wireless
12 1 (0.25%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (15.99%) Relational Database
2 41 (10.41%) SQL Server
3 38 (9.64%) DB2
4 37 (9.39%) MongoDB
5 33 (8.38%) MySQL
6 29 (7.36%) RDBMS
6 29 (7.36%) Oracle Database
7 12 (3.05%) Oracle Database 10g
8 10 (2.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 10 (2.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 10 (2.54%) Oracle Database 11g
8 10 (2.54%) NoSQL
9 9 (2.28%) SQL Server 2008
9 9 (2.28%) Oracle8/8i Database
9 9 (2.28%) Oracle9i Database
10 6 (1.52%) PostgreSQL
10 6 (1.52%) Apache Cassandra
10 6 (1.52%) Triplestore
11 4 (1.02%) Big Data
11 4 (1.02%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 79 (20.05%) Jenkins
2 58 (14.72%) Maven
3 53 (13.45%) JUnit
4 51 (12.94%) Eclipse
5 45 (11.42%) Subversion
6 36 (9.14%) Ant
7 29 (7.36%) Git (software)
8 19 (4.82%) JIRA
8 19 (4.82%) Mockito
9 14 (3.55%) Selenium
10 13 (3.30%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
11 10 (2.54%) Cucumber
12 9 (2.28%) AccuRev
12 9 (2.28%) Jasmine
13 8 (2.03%) Log4j
14 6 (1.52%) Hudson
15 5 (1.27%) EasyMock
16 4 (1.02%) Team Foundation Server
16 4 (1.02%) VisualAge
16 4 (1.02%) JProfiler
General
1 81 (20.56%) Finance
2 52 (13.20%) Banking
3 29 (7.36%) Retail
4 28 (7.11%) Investment Banking
5 6 (1.52%) Back Office
6 5 (1.27%) Advertising
6 5 (1.27%) Financial Institution
7 4 (1.02%) Retail Banking
8 3 (0.76%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.51%) Automotive
9 2 (0.51%) Marketing
9 2 (0.51%) Games
10 1 (0.25%) Law
10 1 (0.25%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 235 (59.64%) Developer
2 160 (40.61%) Java Developer
3 34 (8.63%) Senior Developer
4 28 (7.11%) Senior Java Developer
5 27 (6.85%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 27 (6.85%) Consultant
6 26 (6.60%) Architect
7 21 (5.33%) DevOps Engineer
8 16 (4.06%) Designer
9 13 (3.30%) DevOps Consultant
9 13 (3.30%) J2EE Developer
10 9 (2.28%) SQL Developer
11 8 (2.03%) Senior Consultant
11 8 (2.03%) Web Engineer
12 7 (1.78%) UI Developer
12 7 (1.78%) UI Programmer
12 7 (1.78%) FileNet Developer
12 7 (1.78%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 7 (1.78%) Software Engineer
12 7 (1.78%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 259 (65.74%) JSP
2 237 (60.15%) J2EE
3 186 (47.21%) HTML
4 132 (33.50%) XML
5 124 (31.47%) CSS
6 122 (30.96%) Spring
7 116 (29.44%) Web Services
8 100 (25.38%) Hibernate
9 88 (22.34%) Struts
10 83 (21.07%) EJB
11 82 (20.81%) JMS
12 79 (20.05%) JDBC
13 75 (19.04%) .NET
14 71 (18.02%) Ajax
15 69 (17.51%) SOAP
16 63 (15.99%) JSTL
17 57 (14.47%) jQuery
18 49 (12.44%) Java EE
18 49 (12.44%) HTML5
19 46 (11.68%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 38 (9.64%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (3.55%) N-Tier
3 13 (3.30%) Enterprise Software
4 12 (3.05%) Web 2.0
5 11 (2.79%) Client/Server
6 9 (2.28%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 7 (1.78%) Derivative
8 6 (1.52%) Semantic Web
8 6 (1.52%) Linked Data
9 5 (1.27%) Computer Science
10 3 (0.76%) RIA
10 3 (0.76%) APACS
11 2 (0.51%) Management Information System
11 2 (0.51%) Online Games
11 2 (0.51%) PKI
11 2 (0.51%) Biology
11 2 (0.51%) Life Science
11 2 (0.51%) Wiki
11 2 (0.51%) User Experience
12 1 (0.25%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 146 (37.06%) Linux
2 75 (19.04%) UNIX
3 37 (9.39%) Windows
4 17 (4.31%) Solaris
5 16 (4.06%) AIX
6 11 (2.79%) Mac OS X
7 8 (2.03%) HPUX
8 5 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.25%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.25%) Android
9 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.25%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 174 (44.16%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (18.02%) Continuous Integration
3 68 (17.26%) Configuration Management
4 63 (15.99%) TDD
5 59 (14.97%) Unit Testing
6 54 (13.71%) MVC
6 54 (13.71%) OO
7 53 (13.45%) Scrum
7 53 (13.45%) Open Source
8 52 (13.20%) DevOps
9 51 (12.94%) UML
10 49 (12.44%) Automated Testing
11 46 (11.68%) E-Commerce
12 41 (10.41%) SDLC
13 35 (8.88%) SOA
14 28 (7.11%) Kalman Filter
15 27 (6.85%) Software Engineering
16 24 (6.09%) BDD
17 23 (5.84%) Waterfall
18 22 (5.58%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 369 (93.65%) Java
2 185 (46.95%) JavaScript
3 151 (38.32%) SQL
4 47 (11.93%) PL/SQL
5 31 (7.87%) XPath
6 24 (6.09%) Perl
7 18 (4.57%) Bash Shell
7 18 (4.57%) BeanShell
8 17 (4.31%) Shell Script
9 16 (4.06%) Python
10 9 (2.28%) VBA
11 8 (2.03%) C
12 7 (1.78%) C#
12 7 (1.78%) T-SQL
13 6 (1.52%) C++
13 6 (1.52%) SPARQL
14 4 (1.02%) TypeScript
14 4 (1.02%) Korn
15 3 (0.76%) Groovy
15 3 (0.76%) PHP
Qualifications
1 30 (7.61%) Security Cleared
2 19 (4.82%) SC Cleared
3 12 (3.05%) Sun Certification
4 11 (2.79%) Degree
5 5 (1.27%) OCPJP
5 5 (1.27%) BC Cleared
6 4 (1.02%) CISSP
7 1 (0.25%) ISEB
7 1 (0.25%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.25%) CISA
7 1 (0.25%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (5.33%) QA
System Software
1 58 (14.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 42 (10.66%) Xen
3 4 (1.02%) Docker
4 3 (0.76%) QEMU
4 3 (0.76%) KVM
4 3 (0.76%) Squid
5 1 (0.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 45 (11.42%) Puppet
2 39 (9.90%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (1.27%) Ansible
3 5 (1.27%) CA Single Sign-On
3 5 (1.27%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.51%) CA LISA
5 1 (0.25%) Nagios
5 1 (0.25%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 126 (31.98%) Oracle
2 65 (16.50%) Microsoft
3 60 (15.23%) VMware
4 56 (14.21%) IBM
4 56 (14.21%) Google
5 37 (9.39%) Sybase
6 26 (6.60%) Adobe
7 17 (4.31%) Sun
8 13 (3.30%) HP
8 13 (3.30%) hybris
9 11 (2.79%) CA
10 10 (2.54%) ATG
11 8 (2.03%) Blue Martini
11 8 (2.03%) Interwoven
11 8 (2.03%) Salesforce.com
11 8 (2.03%) Elastic Path
12 7 (1.78%) Perforce
13 6 (1.52%) Pega
14 5 (1.27%) SAP
15 4 (1.02%) TIBCO
Hampshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Twist IT
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Streamline Connections
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheshire
SYSTEM RECRUITMENT LTD
Rate: £20 - £25 per hour + flexible
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Intapeople
Rate: £470 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Austin Fraser Limited
Posted: 13 days ago
Lytham St Annes
First Recruitment Group
Rate: £375 - £400 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Arrows Group
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 27 days ago
Leeds
Arrows Group
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 27 days ago