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 29 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Servlet
Rank 416 471 403
Rank change year-on-year
+55 -68
Contract jobs citing Servlets 184 124 155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.35% 0.23% 0.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.28% 0.85% 1.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 62 73
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.46% +4.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £524 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 4
Average hourly rate £45.00 £35.50 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.76% -16.47%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £35.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+26.76% -16.47%

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
14410 14574 12928
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.02% 27.53% 27.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 9549 9635 8141
Average daily rate £385 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 191 185 361
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.25 £18.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.88 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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 29 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 29 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 +27 169 £400 -5.88% 30
London +30 95 £425 -5.55% 12
Yorkshire +1 24 £298 -20.66%
North West -3 21 £300 -31.42% 4
City of London +19 20 £500 - 5
West Yorkshire 0 18 £281 -25.00%
East of England +7 16 £350 +32.07% 2
Leeds - 15 £281 -
Scotland +8 13 £305 +12.96% 9
Cheshire -2 13 £388 -8.82%
Glasgow +6 10 £290 -
South East -10 10 £368 +18.54% 7
Canary Wharf -1 9 £500 -
Buckinghamshire +4 7 £325 +22.64% 1
Cambridgeshire - 7 £325 -
North East - 7 £300 -
Milton Keynes +2 6 £325 +22.64% 1
Newcastle upon Tyne - 6 £288 -
Cambridge - 6 £325 -
Tyne and Wear - 6 £288 -
Hertfordshire -13 5 £375 -42.30% 1
Lancashire - 5 £275 -
North Yorkshire - 5 £400 -
Blackpool - 5 £275 -
Burnley - 5 £275 -
Harrogate - 5 £400 -
Bedfordshire +10 4 £375 +41.50%
Chester +3 4 £401 -5.76%
Watford -5 4 - -
Warrington - 3 £275 -

Servlets
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 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.

1 317 (94.35%) Java
2 221 (65.77%) JSP
3 193 (57.44%) J2EE
4 179 (53.27%) HTML
5 158 (47.02%) JavaScript
6 145 (43.15%) Spring
7 141 (41.96%) XML
8 134 (39.88%) CSS
9 130 (38.69%) SQL
10 126 (37.50%) Tomcat
11 122 (36.31%) Agile Software Development
12 118 (35.12%) Oracle
13 93 (27.68%) Linux
13 93 (27.68%) Hibernate
14 91 (27.08%) Struts
15 84 (25.00%) Web Services
16 81 (24.11%) WebSphere
17 77 (22.92%) Subversion
17 77 (22.92%) Relational Database
18 74 (22.02%) Maven
19 73 (21.73%) EJB
20 71 (21.13%) Ajax
20 71 (21.13%) Continuous Integration
21 70 (20.83%) JUnit
22 68 (20.24%) JDBC
23 67 (19.94%) UNIX
24 66 (19.64%) Eclipse
24 66 (19.64%) HTTP
25 63 (18.75%) JMS
25 63 (18.75%) Finance

Servlets
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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
1 126 (37.50%) Tomcat
2 81 (24.11%) WebSphere
3 53 (15.77%) Apache
4 50 (14.88%) JBoss
5 43 (12.80%) WebLogic
6 31 (9.23%) Jetty
7 27 (8.04%) nginx
8 26 (7.74%) IIS
8 26 (7.74%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 22 (6.55%) CMS
10 12 (3.57%) MQSeries
11 11 (3.27%) OpenStack
12 8 (2.38%) IBM HTTP Server
12 8 (2.38%) WebSphere Application Server
12 8 (2.38%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 6 (1.79%) Liferay
14 5 (1.49%) NetWeaver
14 5 (1.49%) BizTalk Server
15 4 (1.19%) Documentum
15 4 (1.19%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 7 (2.08%) MS Office
2 6 (1.79%) MS Excel
3 3 (0.89%) InfoPath
3 3 (0.89%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.60%) MS Project
4 2 (0.60%) GIMP
4 2 (0.60%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (2.08%) Oracle 11i
2 6 (1.79%) Tridion
3 2 (0.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.60%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 35 (10.42%) Cloud Computing
2 28 (8.33%) Amazon EC2
2 28 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
3 25 (7.44%) Google Cloud Platform
3 25 (7.44%) Google App Engine
4 8 (2.38%) Adobe Analytics
5 3 (0.89%) SaaS
6 1 (0.30%) Yammer
6 1 (0.30%) GitHub
6 1 (0.30%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (0.30%) Route 53
6 1 (0.30%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 66 (19.64%) HTTP
2 39 (11.61%) TCP/IP
3 29 (8.63%) DNS
4 26 (7.74%) DHCP
4 26 (7.74%) IPsec
5 25 (7.44%) FTP
6 19 (5.65%) SSL
7 17 (5.06%) Internet
8 6 (1.79%) SNMP
9 5 (1.49%) HTTPS
9 5 (1.49%) LDAP
9 5 (1.49%) Firewall
10 3 (0.89%) Intrusion Detection
10 3 (0.89%) Intranet
11 2 (0.60%) Network Security
12 1 (0.30%) VPN
12 1 (0.30%) Kerberos
12 1 (0.30%) DMZ
12 1 (0.30%) X.509
12 1 (0.30%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (22.92%) Relational Database
2 57 (16.96%) RDBMS
3 47 (13.99%) SQL Server
4 37 (11.01%) Oracle Database
5 34 (10.12%) DB2
6 23 (6.85%) MySQL
7 16 (4.76%) MongoDB
8 15 (4.46%) Oracle Database 10g
9 13 (3.87%) SQL Server 2008
10 12 (3.57%) Oracle9i Database
10 12 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 12 (3.57%) Jackrabbit
11 11 (3.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 8 (2.38%) PostgreSQL
12 8 (2.38%) Informix
13 7 (2.08%) Oracle8/8i Database
14 5 (1.49%) Big Data
14 5 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
14 5 (1.49%) SAP BI
15 4 (1.19%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 77 (22.92%) Subversion
2 74 (22.02%) Maven
3 70 (20.83%) JUnit
4 66 (19.64%) Eclipse
5 55 (16.37%) Jenkins
6 51 (15.18%) Ant
7 32 (9.52%) Git (software)
8 25 (7.44%) Selenium
9 24 (7.14%) Mockito
10 22 (6.55%) JIRA
11 19 (5.65%) ClearCase
11 19 (5.65%) Toad
12 15 (4.46%) Cucumber
13 10 (2.98%) ClearQuest
13 10 (2.98%) Artifactory
14 9 (2.68%) Jasmine
15 7 (2.08%) Hudson
15 7 (2.08%) Log4j
16 5 (1.49%) Team Foundation Server
16 5 (1.49%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 63 (18.75%) Finance
2 38 (11.31%) Banking
3 20 (5.95%) Investment Banking
4 17 (5.06%) Retail
5 4 (1.19%) Telecoms
6 3 (0.89%) Marketing
6 3 (0.89%) Retail Banking
6 3 (0.89%) Manufacturing
6 3 (0.89%) Advertising
6 3 (0.89%) Publishing
7 2 (0.60%) Electronics
8 1 (0.30%) Russian Language
8 1 (0.30%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 253 (75.30%) Developer
2 180 (53.57%) Java Developer
3 31 (9.23%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 31 (9.23%) Senior Developer
4 20 (5.95%) Senior Java Developer
5 14 (4.17%) Architect
6 13 (3.87%) J2EE Developer
7 12 (3.57%) DevOps Engineer
8 11 (3.27%) SQL Developer
9 10 (2.98%) Consultant
10 9 (2.68%) UI Developer
10 9 (2.68%) UI Programmer
10 9 (2.68%) Applications Developer
11 7 (2.08%) JavaScript Developer
11 7 (2.08%) Web Engineer
11 7 (2.08%) Software Engineer
11 7 (2.08%) Lead Developer
11 7 (2.08%) Web Developer
11 7 (2.08%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 5 (1.49%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 221 (65.77%) JSP
2 193 (57.44%) J2EE
3 179 (53.27%) HTML
4 145 (43.15%) Spring
5 141 (41.96%) XML
6 134 (39.88%) CSS
7 93 (27.68%) Hibernate
8 91 (27.08%) Struts
9 84 (25.00%) Web Services
10 73 (21.73%) EJB
11 71 (21.13%) Ajax
12 68 (20.24%) JDBC
13 63 (18.75%) JMS
14 55 (16.37%) jQuery
15 51 (15.18%) JSTL
16 48 (14.29%) SOAP
17 45 (13.39%) XSL
18 41 (12.20%) HTML5
19 40 (11.90%) JSON
20 39 (11.61%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 23 (6.85%) N-Tier
2 16 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (4.46%) Computer Science
4 9 (2.68%) Client/Server
5 8 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (2.38%) Web 2.0
6 6 (1.79%) Online Banking
7 5 (1.49%) Inversion of Control
8 4 (1.19%) Mainframe
9 3 (0.89%) User Experience
9 3 (0.89%) Wiki
9 3 (0.89%) APACS
10 2 (0.60%) DTV
10 2 (0.60%) Visualisation
10 2 (0.60%) iSeries
10 2 (0.60%) PKI
10 2 (0.60%) Blog
10 2 (0.60%) Data Centre
11 1 (0.30%) VUI
11 1 (0.30%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 93 (27.68%) Linux
2 67 (19.94%) UNIX
3 19 (5.65%) Windows
4 8 (2.38%) AIX
5 7 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (1.79%) Solaris
7 5 (1.49%) HPUX
8 3 (0.89%) CentOS
8 3 (0.89%) Android
9 2 (0.60%) Fedora
10 1 (0.30%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (36.31%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (21.13%) Continuous Integration
3 60 (17.86%) TDD
4 55 (16.37%) OO
5 53 (15.77%) Unit Testing
6 51 (15.18%) MVC
7 43 (12.80%) UML
7 43 (12.80%) Scrum
7 43 (12.80%) Open Source
8 40 (11.90%) Configuration Management
9 36 (10.71%) Software Engineering
10 33 (9.82%) E-Commerce
10 33 (9.82%) SDLC
11 30 (8.93%) Automated Testing
12 27 (8.04%) SOA
13 26 (7.74%) OOP
13 26 (7.74%) Kalman Filter
14 24 (7.14%) Web Development
14 24 (7.14%) Web Application Development
15 21 (6.25%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 317 (94.35%) Java
2 158 (47.02%) JavaScript
3 130 (38.69%) SQL
4 53 (15.77%) PL/SQL
5 35 (10.42%) XPath
6 16 (4.76%) Bash Shell
7 15 (4.46%) VBA
7 15 (4.46%) Python
8 13 (3.87%) C#
8 13 (3.87%) Perl
9 9 (2.68%) Shell Script
10 8 (2.38%) C++
11 7 (2.08%) PHP
12 5 (1.49%) XQuery
12 5 (1.49%) C
13 4 (1.19%) Ruby
13 4 (1.19%) TypeScript
14 3 (0.89%) BeanShell
14 3 (0.89%) Smalltalk
15 2 (0.60%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 28 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 23 (6.85%) Degree
3 22 (6.55%) SC Cleared
4 15 (4.46%) Sun Certification
5 14 (4.17%) OCPJP
6 9 (2.68%) Oracle Certification
7 6 (1.79%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.60%) CISSP
9 1 (0.30%) BC Cleared
9 1 (0.30%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.30%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (5.36%) QA
2 3 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (0.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 35 (10.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (5.36%) Xen
3 10 (2.98%) QEMU
3 10 (2.98%) KVM
4 3 (0.89%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 2 (0.60%) Squid
6 1 (0.30%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 27 (8.04%) Puppet
2 22 (6.55%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (1.49%) CA Single Sign-On
4 2 (0.60%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.30%) Ansible
5 1 (0.30%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.30%) Nagios
Vendors
1 118 (35.12%) Oracle
2 56 (16.67%) IBM
3 37 (11.01%) VMware
4 35 (10.42%) Microsoft
5 28 (8.33%) Sybase
6 25 (7.44%) Google
7 22 (6.55%) Adobe
8 10 (2.98%) Red Hat
8 10 (2.98%) SAP
9 7 (2.08%) Pega
9 7 (2.08%) hybris
9 7 (2.08%) Sun
9 7 (2.08%) Perforce
10 6 (1.79%) ATG
10 6 (1.79%) HP
11 5 (1.49%) Blue Martini
11 5 (1.49%) Elastic Path
11 5 (1.49%) Interwoven
11 5 (1.49%) BEA
12 4 (1.19%) TIBCO
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