The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for Servlets skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Servlets over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Java Servlet
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 79 71
Rank change year-on-year +29 -8  
Contract jobs citing Servlets 7 3 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.11% 0.33% 1.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.21% 1.11% 3.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 8
Median daily rate £465 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -3.18%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £388 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £469 £408 £436
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £475 £325
% change year-on-year -5.26% +46.15%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £44.50 £41.23
% change year-on-year - +7.94%  

Servlets is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Cheshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 218 271 267
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 34.55% 29.49% 26.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 211 182
Median daily rate £425 £425 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £320 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £570 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 4 10
Median hourly rate £32.00 £20.78 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +53.99% +28.58%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £20.78 £15.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.80 £32.50 £33.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

Servlets
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire citing Servlets as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for Servlets in Cheshire

Servlets
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Servlets in Cheshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Servlets in Cheshire

Servlets
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Servlets in Cheshire

Servlets
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Servlets within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. 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 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
Knutsford - 1 £475 - 4
Servlets
North West

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Servlets.

1 13 (100.00%) Java
1 13 (100.00%) JSP
1 13 (100.00%) Finance
1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (100.00%) jQuery
2 12 (92.31%) Data Protection
2 12 (92.31%) Banking
2 12 (92.31%) Spring
2 12 (92.31%) Ajax
2 12 (92.31%) JavaScript
2 12 (92.31%) J2EE
2 12 (92.31%) Struts
2 12 (92.31%) EJB
3 11 (84.62%) Waterfall
4 10 (76.92%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (76.92%) Scrum
5 9 (69.23%) Git (software)
6 8 (61.54%) MongoDB
6 8 (61.54%) Gradle
6 8 (61.54%) SOAP
7 7 (53.85%) JSON
7 7 (53.85%) JIRA
7 7 (53.85%) IntelliJ
8 3 (23.08%) Web Services
8 3 (23.08%) WebSphere
9 2 (15.38%) Struts2
9 2 (15.38%) BDD
9 2 (15.38%) WebLogic
9 2 (15.38%) Hibernate
9 2 (15.38%) JMS

Servlets
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 3 (23.08%) WebSphere
2 2 (15.38%) JBoss
2 2 (15.38%) WebLogic
3 1 (7.69%) Apache
3 1 (7.69%) GlassFish
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
3 1 (7.69%) WebLogic Integration
3 1 (7.69%) WebLogic Portal
3 1 (7.69%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (7.69%) WebSphere Process Server
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (61.54%) MongoDB
2 2 (15.38%) DB2
3 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
3 1 (7.69%) RDBMS
3 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (69.23%) Git (software)
2 8 (61.54%) Gradle
3 7 (53.85%) IntelliJ
3 7 (53.85%) JIRA
4 1 (7.69%) Apache Ivy
4 1 (7.69%) ClearCase
4 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
4 1 (7.69%) Subversion
General
1 13 (100.00%) Finance
2 12 (92.31%) Banking
3 1 (7.69%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Developer
1 13 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (23.08%) J2EE Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) jQuery
1 13 (100.00%) JSP
2 12 (92.31%) Ajax
2 12 (92.31%) EJB
2 12 (92.31%) J2EE
2 12 (92.31%) Spring
2 12 (92.31%) Struts
3 8 (61.54%) SOAP
4 7 (53.85%) JSON
5 3 (23.08%) Web Services
6 2 (15.38%) CSS
6 2 (15.38%) Hibernate
6 2 (15.38%) HTML
6 2 (15.38%) JMS
6 2 (15.38%) Struts2
6 2 (15.38%) XML
7 1 (7.69%) CSS3
7 1 (7.69%) HTML5
7 1 (7.69%) REST
7 1 (7.69%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 10 (76.92%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Clustering
2 1 (7.69%) DataPower
2 1 (7.69%) Derivative
2 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
2 1 (7.69%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (92.31%) Data Protection
3 11 (84.62%) Waterfall
4 10 (76.92%) Scrum
5 2 (15.38%) BDD
6 1 (7.69%) Agile Project Management
6 1 (7.69%) AOP
6 1 (7.69%) BPEL
6 1 (7.69%) Business Activity Monitoring
6 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (7.69%) OO
6 1 (7.69%) OOA/OOD
6 1 (7.69%) PRINCE
6 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
6 1 (7.69%) RUP
6 1 (7.69%) SDLC
6 1 (7.69%) SOA
6 1 (7.69%) SOLID
6 1 (7.69%) TDD
6 1 (7.69%) UML
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) Java
2 12 (92.31%) JavaScript
3 2 (15.38%) SQL
4 1 (7.69%) Groovy
4 1 (7.69%) Perl
4 1 (7.69%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) Chordiant
2 1 (7.69%) Google
2 1 (7.69%) IBM
2 1 (7.69%) Kony
2 1 (7.69%) Sybase
2 1 (7.69%) Yahoo!