The first table below looks at the demand for Servlets skills in IT contracts advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Servlets over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Watford region.

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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Servlet
Rank 24 14 20
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +6
Contract jobs citing Servlets 8 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 6.25% 3.66% 2.65%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.67% 9.09% 9.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £319 £319 £338
% change year-on-year
- -5.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £44.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-17.04% +175.00%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Watford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
48 33 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 37.50% 40.24% 27.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 17 18
Average daily rate £363 £500 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.50% +42.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £318 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
Servlets
Hertfordshire

Servlets
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Servlets across the Watford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Servlets Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Servlets
Daily Rate Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Servlets across the Watford region.

Servlets Daily Rate Trend in Watford

Servlets
Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Servlets across the Watford region.

Servlets Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

Servlets
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Watford region 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 12 (100.00%) HTML
1 12 (100.00%) Java
1 12 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 12 (100.00%) SQL
1 12 (100.00%) J2EE
1 12 (100.00%) Ant
1 12 (100.00%) JUnit
1 12 (100.00%) XML
1 12 (100.00%) XSLT
1 12 (100.00%) UNIX
1 12 (100.00%) Struts
1 12 (100.00%) Solaris
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
1 12 (100.00%) OO
1 12 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 12 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 12 (100.00%) Internet
1 12 (100.00%) Log4j
1 12 (100.00%) Subversion
1 12 (100.00%) XMLBeans
1 12 (100.00%) Ajax
1 12 (100.00%) Web 2.0
1 12 (100.00%) XPath
1 12 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 10 (83.33%) JSP
3 7 (58.33%) CSS
3 7 (58.33%) Oracle
3 7 (58.33%) Tomcat
3 7 (58.33%) MQSeries
3 7 (58.33%) HPUX

Servlets
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Watford region 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 7 (58.33%) Tomcat
1 7 (58.33%) MQSeries
2 5 (41.67%) WebSphere
2 5 (41.67%) Alfresco
2 5 (41.67%) WebSphere Application Server
2 5 (41.67%) Apache
3 2 (16.67%) Adobe CQ
Business Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Tridion
1 5 (41.67%) RiskWrite
Communications & Networking
1 12 (100.00%) Internet
2 2 (16.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 12 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (41.67%) DB2
2 5 (41.67%) Crystal Reports
2 5 (41.67%) Oracle Reports
2 5 (41.67%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 12 (100.00%) Log4j
1 12 (100.00%) Subversion
1 12 (100.00%) Ant
1 12 (100.00%) JUnit
2 5 (41.67%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Maven
General
1 7 (58.33%) Finance
1 7 (58.33%) Manufacturing
1 7 (58.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
1 12 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 7 (58.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 5 (41.67%) J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) HTML
1 12 (100.00%) J2EE
1 12 (100.00%) Struts
1 12 (100.00%) XML
1 12 (100.00%) XSLT
1 12 (100.00%) XMLBeans
1 12 (100.00%) Ajax
2 10 (83.33%) JSP
3 7 (58.33%) CSS
3 7 (58.33%) JMS
3 7 (58.33%) Hibernate
3 7 (58.33%) Spring
3 7 (58.33%) jQuery
4 5 (41.67%) JSTL
4 5 (41.67%) JSF
4 5 (41.67%) XHTML
4 5 (41.67%) JDBC
4 5 (41.67%) EJB
5 2 (16.67%) SOAP
5 2 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (100.00%) Web 2.0
2 5 (41.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) UNIX
1 12 (100.00%) Solaris
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (58.33%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) OO
2 7 (58.33%) E-Commerce
2 7 (58.33%) Content Management
3 5 (41.67%) RAD
3 5 (41.67%) UML
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) Java
1 12 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 12 (100.00%) SQL
1 12 (100.00%) XPath
2 5 (41.67%) Bash Shell
2 5 (41.67%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Sun Certification
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Interwoven
1 7 (58.33%) Oracle
1 7 (58.33%) IBM
2 5 (41.67%) ATG
2 5 (41.67%) Blue Martini
2 5 (41.67%) Elastic Path
3 2 (16.67%) Sun