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 31 October 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Servlet
Rank 440 355 340
Rank change year-on-year
-85 -15
Contract jobs citing Servlets 173 243 256
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.30% 0.46% 0.48%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.11% 1.60% 1.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 154 122
Average daily rate
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£418 £375 £393
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.33% -4.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £265 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £355
% change year-on-year
- -1.40%
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
15599 15235 14857
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 26.89% 29.11% 27.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 10438 9919 8959
Average daily rate £385 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 163 283 371
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.29 £17.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.20 £46.00 £44.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%

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 31 October 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 31 October 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 -92 153 £419 +11.66% 47
London -43 81 £428 +0.58% 21
North West -5 31 £425 +13.33% 9
Manchester +6 18 £333 -11.33% 8
City of London -2 18 £465 -7.00% 5
Scotland -2 13 £350 +10.23% 1
East of England -19 11 £306 -43.06% 2
South East -44 11 £292 -2.83% 6
Glasgow -6 10 £350 +10.23%
Essex -10 10 £306 -44.36%
Salford - 8 £313 -
Berkshire +9 7 £311 -11.07% 1
West Midlands -2 7 £375 - 2
Yorkshire -4 5 - - 1
West Yorkshire -5 5 - - 1
Cheshire -5 4 £400 +14.28% 1
Reading +11 3 £311 -11.07%
South West -26 3 £375 +7.14% 3
East Sussex - 3 £275 -
Warwickshire - 3 £375 - 2
Edinburgh - 3 £405 - 1
Leeds - 3 - - 1
Bristol -18 2 £375 +7.14% 1
Brentwood - 2 £306 -
Birmingham - 2 £300 -
Slough - 2 £312 -
Watford -3 1 - - 1
Hertfordshire -20 1 - - 2
Wales - 1 £550 -
South Wales - 1 £550 -

Servlets
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 October 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.

1 324 (98.78%) Java
2 219 (66.77%) JSP
3 175 (53.35%) Spring
4 171 (52.13%) HTML
5 170 (51.83%) JavaScript
6 157 (47.87%) Oracle
7 154 (46.95%) XML
8 140 (42.68%) Agile Software Development
9 138 (42.07%) J2EE
10 130 (39.63%) Web Services
11 118 (35.98%) CSS
12 111 (33.84%) SQL
12 111 (33.84%) Maven
13 99 (30.18%) TDD
14 94 (28.66%) Tomcat
15 92 (28.05%) Linux
16 90 (27.44%) Hibernate
17 88 (26.83%) Struts
18 77 (23.48%) Ajax
19 73 (22.26%) HTTP
20 70 (21.34%) REST
21 69 (21.04%) jQuery
21 69 (21.04%) EJB
21 69 (21.04%) JDBC
22 68 (20.73%) JMS
22 68 (20.73%) MVC
23 67 (20.43%) E-Commerce
23 67 (20.43%) Apache
24 65 (19.82%) Relational Database
25 62 (18.90%) Continuous Integration

Servlets
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 94 (28.66%) Tomcat
2 67 (20.43%) Apache
3 62 (18.90%) WebSphere
4 50 (15.24%) JBoss
5 40 (12.20%) CMS
6 39 (11.89%) Jetty
7 31 (9.45%) WebLogic
8 17 (5.18%) Adobe CQ
9 16 (4.88%) nginx
9 16 (4.88%) WebSphere Application Server
10 13 (3.96%) IIS
11 12 (3.66%) Oracle Workflow
12 10 (3.05%) Confluence
12 10 (3.05%) GlassFish
13 7 (2.13%) Oracle Service Bus
13 7 (2.13%) MQSeries
14 6 (1.83%) Oracle Coherence
15 5 (1.52%) WebLogic Portal
16 3 (0.91%) Alfresco
16 3 (0.91%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (0.61%) MS Office
1 2 (0.61%) MS Excel
1 2 (0.61%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.30%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (1.52%) Oracle Retail
2 4 (1.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.61%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.30%) Hyperion Planning
4 1 (0.30%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.30%) BusinessWorks
4 1 (0.30%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.30%) Brady Trinity
4 1 (0.30%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 22 (6.71%) Cloud Computing
2 20 (6.10%) Amazon EC2
3 12 (3.66%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (3.05%) SaaS
5 9 (2.74%) Google App Engine
6 3 (0.91%) GitHub
7 2 (0.61%) Amazon ELB
7 2 (0.61%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.61%) PaaS
7 2 (0.61%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 73 (22.26%) HTTP
2 18 (5.49%) TCP/IP
3 14 (4.27%) SSL
3 14 (4.27%) Internet
4 13 (3.96%) SNMP
5 11 (3.35%) DNS
5 11 (3.35%) DHCP
6 9 (2.74%) FTP
6 9 (2.74%) IPsec
7 7 (2.13%) LDAP
7 7 (2.13%) HTTPS
8 6 (1.83%) SSH
9 2 (0.61%) Firewall
9 2 (0.61%) AMQP
10 1 (0.30%) Network Security
10 1 (0.30%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (19.82%) Relational Database
2 52 (15.85%) MySQL
3 48 (14.63%) RDBMS
4 42 (12.80%) Oracle Database
5 40 (12.20%) SQL Server
6 18 (5.49%) Oracle Database 11g
7 13 (3.96%) Hazelcast
8 12 (3.66%) SQL Server 2008
8 12 (3.66%) DB2
9 11 (3.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 11 (3.35%) MongoDB
9 11 (3.35%) NoSQL
10 8 (2.44%) Oracle Reports
10 8 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 7 (2.13%) Big Data
12 6 (1.83%) Jackrabbit
13 4 (1.22%) Crystal Reports
14 3 (0.91%) Oracle Database 10g
14 3 (0.91%) Data Warehouse
14 3 (0.91%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 111 (33.84%) Maven
2 56 (17.07%) Subversion
3 54 (16.46%) Jenkins
4 49 (14.94%) JUnit
5 45 (13.72%) Ant
6 44 (13.41%) Eclipse
7 28 (8.54%) Git (software)
8 23 (7.01%) Hudson
8 23 (7.01%) JIRA
9 19 (5.79%) Selenium
10 12 (3.66%) Mockito
11 11 (3.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 8 (2.44%) Oracle Forms
13 6 (1.83%) Log4j
13 6 (1.83%) Mercurial
14 5 (1.52%) TeamCity
14 5 (1.52%) Gradle
14 5 (1.52%) Bugzilla
15 4 (1.22%) IntelliJ
15 4 (1.22%) jMock
General
1 54 (16.46%) Finance
2 22 (6.71%) Retail
3 21 (6.40%) Banking
4 11 (3.35%) Manufacturing
5 9 (2.74%) Marketing
6 7 (2.13%) Telecoms
7 5 (1.52%) Publishing
8 4 (1.22%) Electronics
8 4 (1.22%) Advertising
9 3 (0.91%) Front Office
9 3 (0.91%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.61%) Law
10 2 (0.61%) Dutch Language
10 2 (0.61%) French Language
10 2 (0.61%) German Language
10 2 (0.61%) Back Office
11 1 (0.30%) Automotive
11 1 (0.30%) Korean Language
Job Titles
1 245 (74.70%) Developer
2 183 (55.79%) Java Developer
3 30 (9.15%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 27 (8.23%) Architect
5 26 (7.93%) Senior Developer
6 20 (6.10%) Senior Java Developer
7 13 (3.96%) WebSphere Developer
7 13 (3.96%) J2EE Developer
7 13 (3.96%) SQL Developer
8 12 (3.66%) Technical Leader
9 10 (3.05%) Java Architect
9 10 (3.05%) Java Engineer
10 9 (2.74%) Front-End Developer
11 8 (2.44%) SQL Server Developer
11 8 (2.44%) Technical Architect
12 7 (2.13%) Web Developer
12 7 (2.13%) Project Leader
13 6 (1.83%) Software Developer
13 6 (1.83%) C++ Developer
13 6 (1.83%) Software Project Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 219 (66.77%) JSP
2 175 (53.35%) Spring
3 171 (52.13%) HTML
4 154 (46.95%) XML
5 138 (42.07%) J2EE
6 130 (39.63%) Web Services
7 118 (35.98%) CSS
8 90 (27.44%) Hibernate
9 88 (26.83%) Struts
10 77 (23.48%) Ajax
11 70 (21.34%) REST
12 69 (21.04%) jQuery
12 69 (21.04%) JDBC
12 69 (21.04%) EJB
13 68 (20.73%) JMS
14 54 (16.46%) XSLT
15 52 (15.85%) JSON
16 50 (15.24%) Java EE
17 48 (14.63%) SOAP
18 36 (10.98%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 28 (8.54%) Open Source
2 27 (8.23%) Computer Science
3 23 (7.01%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (3.05%) User Experience
5 9 (2.74%) iPad
6 7 (2.13%) Data Structures
6 7 (2.13%) Algorithms
6 7 (2.13%) Data Integration
7 6 (1.83%) Mathematics
7 6 (1.83%) Biology
7 6 (1.83%) Life Science
7 6 (1.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 6 (1.83%) Web 2.0
8 4 (1.22%) N-Tier
8 4 (1.22%) DTV
8 4 (1.22%) Clustering
8 4 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.22%) Taxonomies
9 3 (0.91%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.61%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 92 (28.05%) Linux
2 59 (17.99%) UNIX
3 24 (7.32%) Windows
4 14 (4.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (3.96%) Android
6 12 (3.66%) Solaris
7 11 (3.35%) CentOS
8 7 (2.13%) Fedora
9 6 (1.83%) AIX
9 6 (1.83%) HPUX
10 2 (0.61%) VMS
10 2 (0.61%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.61%) zOS
10 2 (0.61%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.61%) Debian
10 2 (0.61%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.61%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.30%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (42.68%) Agile Software Development
2 99 (30.18%) TDD
3 68 (20.73%) MVC
4 67 (20.43%) E-Commerce
5 62 (18.90%) Continuous Integration
6 61 (18.60%) Scrum
7 60 (18.29%) OO
8 59 (17.99%) Unit Testing
9 46 (14.02%) SOA
10 38 (11.59%) Configuration Management
11 34 (10.37%) Content Management
12 28 (8.54%) Software Engineering
12 28 (8.54%) UML
13 24 (7.32%) Performance Tuning
14 22 (6.71%) Data Modelling
15 21 (6.40%) Software Architecture
16 20 (6.10%) Multithreading
17 19 (5.79%) Web Development
18 17 (5.18%) Workflow
18 17 (5.18%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 324 (98.78%) Java
2 170 (51.83%) JavaScript
3 111 (33.84%) SQL
4 51 (15.55%) PL/SQL
5 30 (9.15%) Shell Script
6 20 (6.10%) XPath
7 17 (5.18%) Python
8 13 (3.96%) PHP
9 11 (3.35%) VBA
10 10 (3.05%) Ruby
10 10 (3.05%) Scala
11 9 (2.74%) C++
11 9 (2.74%) Perl
12 7 (2.13%) PHP5
12 7 (2.13%) Groovy
13 5 (1.52%) XQuery
13 5 (1.52%) C
14 4 (1.22%) C#
15 3 (0.91%) Golang
16 2 (0.61%) BeanShell
Qualifications
1 38 (11.59%) Degree
2 19 (5.79%) Sun Certification
3 8 (2.44%) Security Cleared
4 4 (1.22%) OCPJP
4 4 (1.22%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.30%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (0.30%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.30%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.30%) PMP
5 1 (0.30%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.30%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (12.20%) QA
2 1 (0.30%) Data Quality
System Software
1 9 (2.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (2.13%) Xen
3 2 (0.61%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 15 (4.57%) Puppet
2 3 (0.91%) OpenSSO
2 3 (0.91%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.61%) Nagios
3 2 (0.61%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 157 (47.87%) Oracle
2 26 (7.93%) Red Hat
2 26 (7.93%) Google
3 24 (7.32%) IBM
4 21 (6.40%) Sun
5 19 (5.79%) Sybase
6 13 (3.96%) Microsoft
7 12 (3.66%) FatWire
8 10 (3.05%) VMware
9 8 (2.44%) SAP
9 8 (2.44%) ATG
9 8 (2.44%) Endeca
10 7 (2.13%) Adobe
11 6 (1.83%) AccuRev
12 5 (1.52%) Interwoven
13 3 (0.91%) BEA
13 3 (0.91%) GigaSpaces
13 3 (0.91%) HP
13 3 (0.91%) Canoo
14 2 (0.61%) hybris
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