The table below looks at the statistics for Servlets skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Servlets over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Servlet
Rank 126 117 115
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -2
Contract jobs citing Servlets 23 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.71% 0.040% 0.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.96% 0.18% 1.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 0 1
Median daily rate £350 - £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
-10.58% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £41.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +38.33%
Servlets
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
778 548 637
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 24.01% 21.82% 24.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 486 348 344
Median daily rate £363 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £238 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 17 13
Median hourly rate £23.00 £31.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.80% +40.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.65 £19.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £87.84 £34.20 £33.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £34.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +8.69%

Servlets
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing Servlets as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Servlets Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Servlets
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Servlets Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Servlets
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Servlets across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

Servlets Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Servlets
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Servlets Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Servlets
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Servlets within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Coventry - 6 £525 -
Birmingham -3 3 £450 -
Warwickshire - 2 £350 -
Servlets
England

Servlets
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Servlets also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Servlets.

1 41 (100.00%) Java
2 40 (97.56%) HTML
2 40 (97.56%) Spring
3 39 (95.12%) SQL
4 37 (90.24%) JSP
4 37 (90.24%) XML
5 36 (87.80%) Web Services
6 31 (75.61%) Hibernate
6 31 (75.61%) JavaScript
7 29 (70.73%) CSS
8 25 (60.98%) MVC
9 22 (53.66%) Struts
9 22 (53.66%) REST
9 22 (53.66%) Relational Database
10 21 (51.22%) SOAP
10 21 (51.22%) OO
11 19 (46.34%) RDBMS
11 19 (46.34%) Oracle
11 19 (46.34%) Java EE
12 18 (43.90%) WebLogic
12 18 (43.90%) IBM
13 17 (41.46%) Adobe
13 17 (41.46%) RESTful
13 17 (41.46%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 17 (41.46%) Apache Sling
13 17 (41.46%) Apache Felix
14 16 (39.02%) HTML5
14 16 (39.02%) JUnit
14 16 (39.02%) JSON
15 15 (36.59%) Tomcat

Servlets
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 18 (43.90%) WebLogic
2 17 (41.46%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 15 (36.59%) Tomcat
4 11 (26.83%) JBoss
5 3 (7.32%) Apache
5 3 (7.32%) WebSphere
5 3 (7.32%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (4.88%) CMS
7 1 (2.44%) nginx
7 1 (2.44%) WebLogic Portal
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) GitHub
1 1 (2.44%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.32%) HTTP
2 1 (2.44%) FTP
2 1 (2.44%) LDAP
2 1 (2.44%) SSH
2 1 (2.44%) SSL
2 1 (2.44%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.44%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (53.66%) Relational Database
2 19 (46.34%) RDBMS
3 11 (26.83%) Oracle Database
4 10 (24.39%) Oracle Reports
5 8 (19.51%) BusinessObjects
5 8 (19.51%) Oracle OWB
6 6 (14.63%) DB2
6 6 (14.63%) Oracle Database 10g
6 6 (14.63%) SQL Server
7 2 (4.88%) MySQL
7 2 (4.88%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (2.44%) MongoDB
8 1 (2.44%) NoSQL
8 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 16 (39.02%) JUnit
2 11 (26.83%) Eclipse
2 11 (26.83%) Toad
3 10 (24.39%) Ant
3 10 (24.39%) Jenkins
3 10 (24.39%) Oracle Forms
4 9 (21.95%) Artifactory
4 9 (21.95%) ClearQuest
4 9 (21.95%) JIRA
4 9 (21.95%) Maven
5 2 (4.88%) DbUnit
5 2 (4.88%) jMock
5 2 (4.88%) Mockito
6 1 (2.44%) Cucumber
6 1 (2.44%) Git (software)
6 1 (2.44%) Grunt
6 1 (2.44%) IntelliJ
6 1 (2.44%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (2.44%) Selenium
6 1 (2.44%) Sublime Text
Job Titles
1 34 (82.93%) Developer
2 23 (56.10%) Java Developer
3 12 (29.27%) Administrator
3 12 (29.27%) JavaScript Developer
4 6 (14.63%) Architect
4 6 (14.63%) Lead Architect
4 6 (14.63%) Oracle Developer
4 6 (14.63%) Systems Architect
5 4 (9.76%) Senior Developer
5 4 (9.76%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (7.32%) PL/SQL Developer
6 3 (7.32%) SC Cleared Java Developer
6 3 (7.32%) SQL Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Software Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) Database Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Java Software Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) Java Team Leader
8 1 (2.44%) Software Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (97.56%) HTML
1 40 (97.56%) Spring
2 37 (90.24%) JSP
2 37 (90.24%) XML
3 36 (87.80%) Web Services
4 31 (75.61%) Hibernate
5 29 (70.73%) CSS
6 22 (53.66%) REST
6 22 (53.66%) Struts
7 21 (51.22%) SOAP
8 19 (46.34%) Java EE
9 17 (41.46%) Apache Felix
9 17 (41.46%) Apache Sling
9 17 (41.46%) RESTful
10 16 (39.02%) HTML5
10 16 (39.02%) JSON
11 11 (26.83%) J2EE
12 9 (21.95%) Apache CXF
13 7 (17.07%) Middleware
14 6 (14.63%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (24.39%) Computer Science
2 6 (14.63%) Client/Server
2 6 (14.63%) N-Tier
3 2 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (21.95%) Unix
1 9 (21.95%) Windows
2 1 (2.44%) Linux
2 1 (2.44%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (60.98%) MVC
2 21 (51.22%) OO
3 13 (31.71%) UML
4 12 (29.27%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (21.95%) Defect Tracking
5 9 (21.95%) OOP
6 8 (19.51%) ITIL
6 8 (19.51%) ITSM
6 8 (19.51%) Service Management
7 6 (14.63%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (14.63%) Enterprise Architecture
7 6 (14.63%) SDLC
7 6 (14.63%) Technical Architecture
7 6 (14.63%) Workflow
8 5 (12.20%) OOA/OOD
8 5 (12.20%) Scrum
9 4 (9.76%) OOD
10 2 (4.88%) Content Management
10 2 (4.88%) Software Engineering
10 2 (4.88%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 41 (100.00%) Java
2 39 (95.12%) SQL
3 31 (75.61%) JavaScript
4 10 (24.39%) PL/SQL
5 7 (17.07%) C++
5 7 (17.07%) VB
6 1 (2.44%) C#
6 1 (2.44%) Groovy
6 1 (2.44%) Haskell
6 1 (2.44%) Perl
6 1 (2.44%) Python
6 1 (2.44%) Ruby
6 1 (2.44%) Scala
Qualifications
1 10 (24.39%) Degree
1 10 (24.39%) SC Cleared
1 10 (24.39%) Security Cleared
2 9 (21.95%) OCPJP
2 9 (21.95%) Oracle Certification
3 4 (9.76%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 1 (2.44%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) Grafana
1 1 (2.44%) Kibana
1 1 (2.44%) Puppet
Vendors
1 19 (46.34%) Oracle
2 18 (43.90%) IBM
3 17 (41.46%) Adobe
4 6 (14.63%) BEA
4 6 (14.63%) Pega
4 6 (14.63%) Sybase
4 6 (14.63%) Vitria
5 3 (7.32%) Sun
6 1 (2.44%) Google
6 1 (2.44%) webMethods