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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Servlet
Rank 434 417 384
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -33
Contract jobs citing Servlets 142 150 153
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.27% 0.30% 0.34%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.01% 1.11% 1.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 76 76
Average daily rate
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£425 £324 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.27% -7.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £225 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £546 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £319 £319
% change year-on-year
+9.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 5
Average hourly rate - £60.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +41.17%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £42.50 £42.50

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
14022 13562 12160
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 26.72% 26.98% 27.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 9222 8450 7632
Average daily rate £388 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £525 £541
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 191 260 303
Average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £16.87 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 -13 124 £450 +20.00% 57
London -14 74 £515 +21.17% 13
City of London +26 23 £525 +16.66% 7
Scotland -13 18 £350 +9.71% 3
South East -21 16 £305 +31.18% 16
North West -4 15 £350 -9.67% 9
Manchester -2 9 £350 -9.67% 7
East Sussex - 9 £300 - 1
Brighton - 9 £300 -
East Midlands +10 8 £203 -23.39% 1
Edinburgh +2 7 £350 -7.89% 1
Cheshire +5 5 £363 - 2
Glasgow -17 5 £470 +47.33% 1
Nottinghamshire - 5 £510 -
South West -29 4 £363 +23.40% 5
Salford - 3 £348 -
Yorkshire -18 2 - - 3
Birmingham - 2 £475 -
Bristol - 2 £375 - 4
West Midlands - 2 £475 -
East of England -4 1 £280 -38.79% 10
Buckinghamshire -6 1 - - 2
Leeds -7 1 - - 2
South Yorkshire -8 1 - - 1
Milton Keynes -9 1 - - 2
West Yorkshire -14 1 - - 2
West Sussex - 1 - - 1
Berkshire - 1 £355 - 7
Walsall - 1 - -
Reading - 1 £355 - 5

Servlets
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 299 (98.36%) Java
2 205 (67.43%) JSP
3 174 (57.24%) HTML
4 151 (49.67%) Spring
5 149 (49.01%) J2EE
6 146 (48.03%) JavaScript
7 132 (43.42%) XML
8 123 (40.46%) CSS
9 118 (38.82%) Agile Software Development
10 114 (37.50%) Oracle
11 103 (33.88%) Maven
12 102 (33.55%) Tomcat
13 101 (33.22%) SQL
14 86 (28.29%) Web Services
14 86 (28.29%) Hibernate
15 83 (27.30%) Struts
16 81 (26.64%) TDD
17 79 (25.99%) Subversion
18 76 (25.00%) Linux
19 75 (24.67%) Continuous Integration
20 71 (23.36%) JUnit
21 70 (23.03%) UNIX
22 68 (22.37%) JDBC
23 64 (21.05%) Relational Database
24 62 (20.39%) jQuery
24 62 (20.39%) EJB
25 61 (20.07%) MVC
26 59 (19.41%) WebSphere
27 58 (19.08%) OO
27 58 (19.08%) Eclipse

Servlets
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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
1 102 (33.55%) Tomcat
2 59 (19.41%) WebSphere
3 50 (16.45%) Apache
4 42 (13.82%) WebLogic
5 33 (10.86%) JBoss
6 30 (9.87%) Adobe CQ
7 28 (9.21%) CMS
8 20 (6.58%) Jetty
9 11 (3.62%) nginx
10 10 (3.29%) IIS
11 8 (2.63%) GlassFish
12 7 (2.30%) Oracle Workflow
13 6 (1.97%) BizTalk Server
13 6 (1.97%) WebSphere Application Server
14 5 (1.64%) NetWeaver
15 4 (1.32%) SAP Portal
15 4 (1.32%) Liferay
15 4 (1.32%) Apache Solr
15 4 (1.32%) Node.js
15 4 (1.32%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (1.64%) Photoshop
1 5 (1.64%) MS Office
1 5 (1.64%) MS Excel
1 5 (1.64%) GIMP
2 4 (1.32%) InfoPath
3 2 (0.66%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.66%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (0.66%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.33%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.63%) Amazon EC2
2 7 (2.30%) GitHub
2 7 (2.30%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (1.64%) Google Cloud Platform
3 5 (1.64%) SaaS
3 5 (1.64%) Google App Engine
4 3 (0.99%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.99%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.33%) PaaS
5 1 (0.33%) Route 53
5 1 (0.33%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 55 (18.09%) HTTP
2 11 (3.62%) TCP/IP
3 10 (3.29%) SNMP
4 9 (2.96%) SSL
5 6 (1.97%) DNS
5 6 (1.97%) DHCP
6 5 (1.64%) FTP
6 5 (1.64%) IPsec
7 3 (0.99%) LDAP
7 3 (0.99%) Internet
7 3 (0.99%) HTTPS
8 2 (0.66%) Intranet
9 1 (0.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (21.05%) Relational Database
2 57 (18.75%) RDBMS
3 42 (13.82%) SQL Server
4 41 (13.49%) Oracle Database
5 39 (12.83%) MySQL
6 22 (7.24%) Jackrabbit
7 13 (4.28%) DB2
8 12 (3.95%) PostgreSQL
9 10 (3.29%) Hazelcast
10 8 (2.63%) Big Data
10 8 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
11 6 (1.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 6 (1.97%) Oracle Reports
11 6 (1.97%) Apache Cassandra
12 5 (1.64%) NoSQL
12 5 (1.64%) Oracle9i Database
12 5 (1.64%) Oracle Database 10g
12 5 (1.64%) SAP BI
12 5 (1.64%) Hadoop
13 4 (1.32%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 103 (33.88%) Maven
2 79 (25.99%) Subversion
3 71 (23.36%) JUnit
4 58 (19.08%) Eclipse
5 48 (15.79%) Jenkins
6 47 (15.46%) Ant
7 46 (15.13%) Git (software)
8 33 (10.86%) Mockito
9 28 (9.21%) Selenium
10 16 (5.26%) JIRA
10 16 (5.26%) Toad
10 16 (5.26%) ClearCase
11 12 (3.95%) Hudson
12 11 (3.62%) Cucumber
13 10 (3.29%) ClearQuest
14 9 (2.96%) Artifactory
15 7 (2.30%) NUnit
16 6 (1.97%) Grunt
17 5 (1.64%) NetBeans
17 5 (1.64%) Visual Studio
General
1 42 (13.82%) Finance
2 35 (11.51%) Banking
3 15 (4.93%) Retail
4 10 (3.29%) Investment Banking
5 6 (1.97%) Marketing
6 5 (1.64%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.32%) Advertising
8 3 (0.99%) Publishing
8 3 (0.99%) Telecoms
8 3 (0.99%) Front Office
9 2 (0.66%) Back Office
9 2 (0.66%) Electronics
9 2 (0.66%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.33%) Automotive
10 1 (0.33%) Dutch Language
10 1 (0.33%) French Language
10 1 (0.33%) German Language
10 1 (0.33%) Greek Language
10 1 (0.33%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 260 (85.53%) Developer
2 201 (66.12%) Java Developer
3 26 (8.55%) Senior Developer
4 20 (6.58%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 16 (5.26%) Senior Java Developer
6 15 (4.93%) WebSphere Developer
7 14 (4.61%) Architect
8 11 (3.62%) J2EE Developer
9 10 (3.29%) Web Developer
10 8 (2.63%) Lead Developer
10 8 (2.63%) C# Developer
11 7 (2.30%) Front-End Developer
11 7 (2.30%) C++ Developer
11 7 (2.30%) Technical Architect
11 7 (2.30%) Java Engineer
12 6 (1.97%) Consultant
12 6 (1.97%) SQL Developer
13 5 (1.64%) SAP Consultant
13 5 (1.64%) Analyst
13 5 (1.64%) Agile C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 205 (67.43%) JSP
2 174 (57.24%) HTML
3 151 (49.67%) Spring
4 149 (49.01%) J2EE
5 132 (43.42%) XML
6 123 (40.46%) CSS
7 86 (28.29%) Web Services
7 86 (28.29%) Hibernate
8 83 (27.30%) Struts
9 68 (22.37%) JDBC
10 62 (20.39%) EJB
10 62 (20.39%) jQuery
11 57 (18.75%) Ajax
12 46 (15.13%) JMS
13 44 (14.47%) Java EE
14 41 (13.49%) REST
15 40 (13.16%) HTML5
16 37 (12.17%) JSON
17 35 (11.51%) JSTL
17 35 (11.51%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 22 (7.24%) Computer Science
2 16 (5.26%) N-Tier
3 13 (4.28%) Open Source
4 8 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (2.30%) Inversion of Control
6 6 (1.97%) User Experience
7 5 (1.64%) Client/Server
8 4 (1.32%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (1.32%) Data Structures
8 4 (1.32%) Algorithms
8 4 (1.32%) Wiki
8 4 (1.32%) Online Banking
9 3 (0.99%) Web 2.0
9 3 (0.99%) Mainframe
9 3 (0.99%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.66%) Life Science
10 2 (0.66%) Blog
10 2 (0.66%) Market Risk
10 2 (0.66%) Data Integration
10 2 (0.66%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 76 (25.00%) Linux
2 70 (23.03%) UNIX
3 24 (7.89%) Windows
4 16 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (3.29%) Android
6 5 (1.64%) CentOS
6 5 (1.64%) AIX
7 3 (0.99%) Solaris
8 2 (0.66%) VMS
8 2 (0.66%) zOS
8 2 (0.66%) Debian
8 2 (0.66%) Fedora
8 2 (0.66%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.33%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (38.82%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (26.64%) TDD
3 75 (24.67%) Continuous Integration
4 61 (20.07%) MVC
5 58 (19.08%) OO
6 51 (16.78%) Unit Testing
7 46 (15.13%) UML
8 39 (12.83%) Scrum
9 34 (11.18%) Web Development
10 33 (10.86%) E-Commerce
11 24 (7.89%) Software Engineering
12 23 (7.57%) OOP
13 22 (7.24%) SOA
14 21 (6.91%) Configuration Management
14 21 (6.91%) ITIL
14 21 (6.91%) Multithreading
15 20 (6.58%) Kalman Filter
16 15 (4.93%) Integration Testing
16 15 (4.93%) SEO
17 14 (4.61%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 299 (98.36%) Java
2 146 (48.03%) JavaScript
3 101 (33.22%) SQL
4 43 (14.14%) PL/SQL
5 21 (6.91%) XPath
6 16 (5.26%) Shell Script
7 15 (4.93%) C#
8 10 (3.29%) C++
8 10 (3.29%) VBA
9 8 (2.63%) Perl
9 8 (2.63%) PHP
10 6 (1.97%) XQuery
10 6 (1.97%) JPQL
11 5 (1.64%) Groovy
11 5 (1.64%) Scala
12 4 (1.32%) Bash Shell
12 4 (1.32%) Python
13 3 (0.99%) Smalltalk
13 3 (0.99%) Ruby
13 3 (0.99%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 21 (6.91%) Degree
2 20 (6.58%) Security Cleared
3 18 (5.92%) Sun Certification
4 15 (4.93%) SC Cleared
5 9 (2.96%) Oracle Certification
5 9 (2.96%) OCPJP
6 6 (1.97%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.66%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (6.91%) QA
2 3 (0.99%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (0.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (1.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (1.64%) Xen
3 4 (1.32%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (3.29%) Puppet
2 2 (0.66%) Nagios
3 1 (0.33%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 114 (37.50%) Oracle
2 30 (9.87%) IBM
3 22 (7.24%) Sybase
3 22 (7.24%) Red Hat
4 18 (5.92%) Microsoft
5 15 (4.93%) Adobe
6 12 (3.95%) SAP
7 11 (3.62%) Google
8 9 (2.96%) VMware
9 7 (2.30%) Sun
10 6 (1.97%) FatWire
11 5 (1.64%) BEA
12 4 (1.32%) HP
12 4 (1.32%) Perforce
12 4 (1.32%) Cognos
13 3 (0.99%) Vitria
13 3 (0.99%) Pega
13 3 (0.99%) Canoo
14 2 (0.66%) hybris
14 2 (0.66%) Kony
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Universe Technology Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Connectus
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Premier Media
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
City, London
Solid Consulting Limited
Rate: From £375 to £425 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 18 days ago