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 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Servlet
Rank 134 131 113
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -18
Contract jobs citing Servlets 10 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.35% 0.075% 0.085%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.43% 0.30% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 0
Median daily rate £440 £475 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.36% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £305 £310
% change year-on-year
+35.24% -1.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 - £36.50
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
700 677 590
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 24.43% 25.25% 24.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 423 445 334
Median daily rate £388 £345 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.31% +6.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £248 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £351 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +3.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 16 20
Median hourly rate £22.50 £34.20 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.21% +5.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £17.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.60 £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.55 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.53% +7.14%

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 4 May 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 4 May 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
Birmingham +1 4 £421 -11.42% 1
Solihull - 4 £440 -
Coventry - 2 £325 -
Shropshire - 1 £500 -
Servlets
England

Servlets
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 13 (100.00%) Java
1 13 (100.00%) J2EE
1 13 (100.00%) JUnit
2 12 (92.31%) JSP
2 12 (92.31%) Oracle
2 12 (92.31%) Eclipse
2 12 (92.31%) Hibernate
2 12 (92.31%) Spring
3 11 (84.62%) Maven
4 10 (76.92%) Sun Certification
5 7 (53.85%) XML
5 7 (53.85%) WebLogic
5 7 (53.85%) C++
5 7 (53.85%) HTML
5 7 (53.85%) PL/SQL
5 7 (53.85%) SQL
5 7 (53.85%) VB
6 6 (46.15%) Ant
6 6 (46.15%) Toad
6 6 (46.15%) Selenium
6 6 (46.15%) BusinessObjects
6 6 (46.15%) RDBMS
6 6 (46.15%) Oracle OWB
6 6 (46.15%) Unit Testing
6 6 (46.15%) Oracle Database
6 6 (46.15%) Relational Database
6 6 (46.15%) Jenkins
7 5 (38.46%) Artifactory
7 5 (38.46%) Defect Tracking
7 5 (38.46%) Apache CXF

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 7 (53.85%) WebLogic
2 1 (7.69%) IIS
2 1 (7.69%) Jetty
2 1 (7.69%) nginx
2 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
2 1 (7.69%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) DHCP
1 1 (7.69%) DNS
1 1 (7.69%) FTP
1 1 (7.69%) HTTP
1 1 (7.69%) IPsec
1 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) BusinessObjects
1 6 (46.15%) Oracle Database
1 6 (46.15%) Oracle OWB
1 6 (46.15%) RDBMS
1 6 (46.15%) Relational Database
2 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
3 4 (30.77%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (7.69%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 13 (100.00%) JUnit
2 12 (92.31%) Eclipse
3 11 (84.62%) Maven
4 6 (46.15%) Ant
4 6 (46.15%) Jenkins
4 6 (46.15%) Selenium
4 6 (46.15%) Toad
5 5 (38.46%) Artifactory
5 5 (38.46%) ClearQuest
5 5 (38.46%) JIRA
5 5 (38.46%) PVCS
6 4 (30.77%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (7.69%) Gradle
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Developer
2 9 (69.23%) Java Developer
3 6 (46.15%) J2EE Developer
3 6 (46.15%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Oracle Developer
4 3 (23.08%) SQL Developer
5 2 (15.38%) PL/SQL Developer
6 1 (7.69%) C++ Developer
6 1 (7.69%) C++/Java Developer
6 1 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) HTML Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Java Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Senior Java Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) WebLogic Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) J2EE
2 12 (92.31%) Hibernate
2 12 (92.31%) JSP
2 12 (92.31%) Spring
3 7 (53.85%) HTML
3 7 (53.85%) XML
4 5 (38.46%) Apache CXF
4 5 (38.46%) jQuery
4 5 (38.46%) Struts
4 5 (38.46%) Web Services
5 4 (30.77%) OC4J
6 1 (7.69%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Unix
1 5 (38.46%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Unit Testing
2 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (38.46%) Defect Tracking
2 5 (38.46%) OO
2 5 (38.46%) OOP
2 5 (38.46%) UML
2 5 (38.46%) Validation
3 4 (30.77%) ITIL
3 4 (30.77%) ITSM
3 4 (30.77%) Service Management
4 1 (7.69%) Automated Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
4 1 (7.69%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (53.85%) C++
2 7 (53.85%) PL/SQL
2 7 (53.85%) SQL
2 7 (53.85%) VB
3 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.69%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (76.92%) Sun Certification
2 5 (38.46%) Degree
2 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
3 4 (30.77%) SC Cleared
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Ansible
1 1 (7.69%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) Oracle
2 5 (38.46%) Sun
3 1 (7.69%) Atlassian
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) VMware