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 26 November 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Servlet
Rank 433 362 335
Rank change year-on-year
-71 -27
Contract jobs citing Servlets 162 225 251
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.29% 0.44% 0.48%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.08% 1.54% 1.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 136 126
Average daily rate
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£435 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.00% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £228 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £508
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Average hourly rate - £33.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £33.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +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
14954 14628 14627
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 26.67% 28.29% 28.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 10214 9450 8891
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 167 288 387
Average hourly rate £35.00 £34.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.44% +6.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £17.04 £14.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.70 £42.50 £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%

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 26 November 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 26 November 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 -68 149 £435 +16.00% 44
London -28 94 £450 +5.88% 20
North West -6 23 £450 +20.00% 3
City of London +9 18 £525 +5.00% 8
Manchester -7 12 £340 -9.33% 3
South East -34 11 £350 +16.66% 14
Scotland -11 8 £350 +10.23% 1
East of England -4 7 £306 +0.32% 2
Berkshire +5 6 £313 -10.71%
West Midlands -7 6 £375 - 1
Glasgow -10 5 £350 +11.11%
Salford - 4 £290 -
Reading +18 3 £311 -11.07%
Edinburgh -4 3 £385 - 1
West Yorkshire -3 2 - -
Cheshire -5 2 £400 +6.66%
Yorkshire -14 2 - - 1
Wales - 2 £550 - 3
Warwickshire - 2 £375 -
Coventry -4 1 £438 -
Hampshire -25 1 £350 -22.22% 2
Surrey -31 1 £375 +25.00% 4
South Wales - 1 £550 - 3
South West - 1 £320 - 1
Slough - 1 £333 -
Birmingham - 1 - - 1
Cardiff - 1 £550 - 3
Chessington - - - - 1
Chippenham - - - -
Ascot - - - -

Servlets
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 November 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.

1 333 (98.52%) Java
2 234 (69.23%) JSP
3 185 (54.73%) HTML
4 179 (52.96%) JavaScript
5 168 (49.70%) Spring
6 154 (45.56%) Oracle
7 151 (44.67%) Agile Software Development
8 150 (44.38%) XML
9 145 (42.90%) J2EE
10 126 (37.28%) Web Services
11 121 (35.80%) CSS
12 119 (35.21%) Maven
13 109 (32.25%) SQL
14 100 (29.59%) TDD
15 96 (28.40%) Linux
15 96 (28.40%) Tomcat
16 88 (26.04%) Hibernate
17 85 (25.15%) Struts
18 82 (24.26%) Ajax
19 77 (22.78%) jQuery
20 76 (22.49%) JDBC
20 76 (22.49%) MVC
21 75 (22.19%) EJB
22 73 (21.60%) Continuous Integration
23 71 (21.01%) UNIX
24 70 (20.71%) HTTP
25 69 (20.41%) JMS
25 69 (20.41%) Subversion
25 69 (20.41%) WebSphere
26 67 (19.82%) REST

Servlets
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 96 (28.40%) Tomcat
2 69 (20.41%) WebSphere
3 64 (18.93%) Apache
4 51 (15.09%) JBoss
5 44 (13.02%) CMS
6 36 (10.65%) Jetty
7 35 (10.36%) WebLogic
8 29 (8.58%) Adobe CQ
9 17 (5.03%) nginx
10 16 (4.73%) WebSphere Application Server
11 15 (4.44%) GlassFish
12 12 (3.55%) Oracle Workflow
12 12 (3.55%) IIS
13 7 (2.07%) Confluence
13 7 (2.07%) MQSeries
14 6 (1.78%) Oracle Coherence
15 5 (1.48%) Node.js
15 5 (1.48%) WebLogic Portal
16 4 (1.18%) Oracle Service Bus
17 3 (0.89%) Alfresco
Applications
1 3 (0.89%) GIMP
1 3 (0.89%) MS Excel
1 3 (0.89%) Photoshop
1 3 (0.89%) MS Office
2 2 (0.59%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.30%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.30%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.59%) Oracle BPM
1 2 (0.59%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.30%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.30%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (0.30%) HFM
2 1 (0.30%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (0.30%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 19 (5.62%) Cloud Computing
2 17 (5.03%) Amazon EC2
3 10 (2.96%) Google Cloud Platform
3 10 (2.96%) Google App Engine
4 8 (2.37%) GitHub
4 8 (2.37%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (1.78%) SaaS
6 4 (1.18%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.59%) Amazon ELB
7 2 (0.59%) Route 53
7 2 (0.59%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 70 (20.71%) HTTP
2 19 (5.62%) TCP/IP
3 15 (4.44%) SSL
4 14 (4.14%) Internet
5 13 (3.85%) SNMP
6 12 (3.55%) DNS
6 12 (3.55%) DHCP
7 10 (2.96%) IPsec
7 10 (2.96%) FTP
8 8 (2.37%) LDAP
9 5 (1.48%) HTTPS
10 3 (0.89%) SSH
11 2 (0.59%) Firewall
11 2 (0.59%) AMQP
12 1 (0.30%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (19.82%) Relational Database
2 50 (14.79%) RDBMS
3 49 (14.50%) MySQL
4 45 (13.31%) Oracle Database
5 38 (11.24%) SQL Server
6 17 (5.03%) Oracle Database 11g
7 14 (4.14%) Jackrabbit
7 14 (4.14%) Hazelcast
8 13 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
9 12 (3.55%) DB2
10 11 (3.25%) MongoDB
10 11 (3.25%) NoSQL
10 11 (3.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 9 (2.66%) Oracle Reports
12 8 (2.37%) Big Data
12 8 (2.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 4 (1.18%) PostgreSQL
13 4 (1.18%) Crystal Reports
14 3 (0.89%) JasperReports
14 3 (0.89%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 119 (35.21%) Maven
2 69 (20.41%) Subversion
3 58 (17.16%) Jenkins
4 56 (16.57%) JUnit
5 50 (14.79%) Eclipse
6 44 (13.02%) Ant
7 35 (10.36%) Git (software)
8 23 (6.80%) Hudson
9 21 (6.21%) Selenium
10 20 (5.92%) JIRA
11 19 (5.62%) Mockito
12 8 (2.37%) Oracle Forms
12 8 (2.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 6 (1.78%) Log4j
13 6 (1.78%) Mercurial
14 5 (1.48%) TeamCity
14 5 (1.48%) Bugzilla
15 4 (1.18%) Gradle
15 4 (1.18%) Grunt
15 4 (1.18%) IntelliJ
General
1 56 (16.57%) Finance
2 29 (8.58%) Banking
3 21 (6.21%) Retail
4 8 (2.37%) Manufacturing
5 7 (2.07%) Marketing
6 5 (1.48%) Investment Banking
6 5 (1.48%) Advertising
7 4 (1.18%) Publishing
7 4 (1.18%) Telecoms
8 3 (0.89%) Front Office
9 2 (0.59%) Law
9 2 (0.59%) Back Office
9 2 (0.59%) Dutch Language
9 2 (0.59%) French Language
9 2 (0.59%) German Language
10 1 (0.30%) Greek Language
10 1 (0.30%) Korean Language
10 1 (0.30%) Electronics
10 1 (0.30%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 260 (76.92%) Developer
2 195 (57.69%) Java Developer
3 28 (8.28%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 27 (7.99%) Architect
5 24 (7.10%) Senior Developer
6 18 (5.33%) Senior Java Developer
7 16 (4.73%) WebSphere Developer
8 13 (3.85%) SQL Developer
9 12 (3.55%) Web Developer
10 11 (3.25%) Front-End Developer
10 11 (3.25%) J2EE Developer
11 10 (2.96%) Java Engineer
11 10 (2.96%) Technical Leader
12 9 (2.66%) Java Architect
12 9 (2.66%) Technical Architect
13 8 (2.37%) SQL Server Developer
14 7 (2.07%) Java Web Developer
14 7 (2.07%) Project Leader
14 7 (2.07%) C++ Developer
15 6 (1.78%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 234 (69.23%) JSP
2 185 (54.73%) HTML
3 168 (49.70%) Spring
4 150 (44.38%) XML
5 145 (42.90%) J2EE
6 126 (37.28%) Web Services
7 121 (35.80%) CSS
8 88 (26.04%) Hibernate
9 85 (25.15%) Struts
10 82 (24.26%) Ajax
11 77 (22.78%) jQuery
12 76 (22.49%) JDBC
13 75 (22.19%) EJB
14 69 (20.41%) JMS
15 67 (19.82%) REST
16 58 (17.16%) XSLT
17 57 (16.86%) Java EE
18 53 (15.68%) JSON
19 48 (14.20%) SOAP
20 43 (12.72%) JSTL
Miscellaneous
1 24 (7.10%) Computer Science
1 24 (7.10%) Open Source
2 20 (5.92%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (2.66%) iPad
3 9 (2.66%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (2.37%) User Experience
4 8 (2.37%) Web 2.0
5 7 (2.07%) Data Integration
5 7 (2.07%) Data Structures
5 7 (2.07%) Algorithms
6 6 (1.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 6 (1.78%) Mathematics
6 6 (1.78%) Biology
6 6 (1.78%) Life Science
7 5 (1.48%) N-Tier
8 4 (1.18%) Clustering
8 4 (1.18%) Taxonomies
9 3 (0.89%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.59%) Inversion of Control
10 2 (0.59%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 96 (28.40%) Linux
2 71 (21.01%) UNIX
3 30 (8.88%) Windows
4 15 (4.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 14 (4.14%) Android
6 12 (3.55%) Solaris
7 7 (2.07%) CentOS
8 6 (1.78%) AIX
8 6 (1.78%) HPUX
9 3 (0.89%) Fedora
10 2 (0.59%) Debian
10 2 (0.59%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.59%) VMS
10 2 (0.59%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.59%) zOS
10 2 (0.59%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.59%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.30%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.30%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 151 (44.67%) Agile Software Development
2 100 (29.59%) TDD
3 76 (22.49%) MVC
4 73 (21.60%) Continuous Integration
5 64 (18.93%) OO
6 61 (18.05%) E-Commerce
6 61 (18.05%) Scrum
7 58 (17.16%) Unit Testing
8 44 (13.02%) SOA
9 38 (11.24%) Configuration Management
9 38 (11.24%) UML
10 33 (9.76%) Content Management
11 25 (7.40%) Web Development
11 25 (7.40%) Software Engineering
12 23 (6.80%) Performance Tuning
13 21 (6.21%) Multithreading
13 21 (6.21%) Software Architecture
13 21 (6.21%) Data Modelling
13 21 (6.21%) OOD
14 19 (5.62%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 333 (98.52%) Java
2 179 (52.96%) JavaScript
3 109 (32.25%) SQL
4 52 (15.38%) PL/SQL
5 32 (9.47%) Shell Script
6 22 (6.51%) XPath
7 13 (3.85%) Python
8 12 (3.55%) VBA
9 11 (3.25%) Scala
10 10 (2.96%) C++
10 10 (2.96%) Perl
10 10 (2.96%) PHP
11 8 (2.37%) Groovy
12 7 (2.07%) C#
13 6 (1.78%) Ruby
14 5 (1.48%) C
14 5 (1.48%) JPQL
15 4 (1.18%) XQuery
16 3 (0.89%) PHP5
16 3 (0.89%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 30 (8.88%) Degree
2 18 (5.33%) Sun Certification
3 8 (2.37%) Security Cleared
4 4 (1.18%) OCPJP
5 3 (0.89%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.30%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.30%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.30%) PMP
6 1 (0.30%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.30%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (10.95%) QA
2 1 (0.30%) Data Quality
System Software
1 11 (3.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (2.37%) Xen
3 2 (0.59%) HDFS
4 1 (0.30%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 16 (4.73%) Puppet
2 3 (0.89%) OpenSSO
2 3 (0.89%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.59%) Vagrant
3 2 (0.59%) Nagios
Vendors
1 154 (45.56%) Oracle
2 25 (7.40%) IBM
3 24 (7.10%) Red Hat
4 23 (6.80%) Sybase
4 23 (6.80%) Google
5 19 (5.62%) Sun
6 15 (4.44%) Microsoft
7 13 (3.85%) Adobe
7 13 (3.85%) VMware
8 11 (3.25%) FatWire
9 8 (2.37%) ATG
9 8 (2.37%) Endeca
10 7 (2.07%) AccuRev
11 6 (1.78%) SAP
12 5 (1.48%) Interwoven
13 3 (0.89%) GigaSpaces
13 3 (0.89%) Canoo
13 3 (0.89%) HP
13 3 (0.89%) BEA
14 2 (0.59%) Kony
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