Period
to 21 November 2017

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 6 months to 21 November 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
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 84 96 98
Rank change year-on-year +12 +2 -3
Contract jobs citing Servlets 11 1 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.82% 0.068% 0.77%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.21% 0.27% 3.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 1 9
Cheshire median daily rate £450 £225 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +100.00% -43.75% -
10th Percentile £400 £213 £345
90th Percentile £483 £238 £435
North West median daily rate £465 £475 £423
% change year-on-year -2.11% +12.43% -0.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

Servlets is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Cheshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 343 374 492
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 25.54% 25.60% 23.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 247 284 356
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% -3.13% +14.29%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £299
90th Percentile £525 £500 £538
North West median daily rate £400 £388 £390
% change year-on-year +3.23% -0.64% +11.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 19
Cheshire median hourly rate £32.00 £32.50 £17.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.54% +82.89% -47.74%
10th Percentile £30.50 £31.25 £16.16
90th Percentile £38.75 £38.35 £34.60
North West median hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year +14.29% +2.94% +0.98%

Servlets
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing Servlets as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

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 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Alderley Edge - 1 £400 -
Chester - 1 £450 -
Knutsford - 1 £400 - 1
Servlets
North West

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 11 (100.00%) Java
1 11 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 11 (100.00%) J2EE
2 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (90.91%) Spring
2 10 (90.91%) Banking
2 10 (90.91%) jQuery
2 10 (90.91%) Waterfall
3 9 (81.82%) Ajax
3 9 (81.82%) Finance
3 9 (81.82%) EJB
3 9 (81.82%) JSP
4 8 (72.73%) Struts
4 8 (72.73%) Scrum
4 8 (72.73%) Data Protection
4 8 (72.73%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (54.55%) SOAP
6 5 (45.45%) Git (software)
6 5 (45.45%) JIRA
6 5 (45.45%) Gradle
7 4 (36.36%) JSON
7 4 (36.36%) MongoDB
7 4 (36.36%) IntelliJ
8 3 (27.27%) HTML
8 3 (27.27%) Web Services
8 3 (27.27%) Oracle
9 2 (18.18%) PL/SQL
9 2 (18.18%) SQL
9 2 (18.18%) CSS
9 2 (18.18%) Eclipse

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 1 (9.09%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Internet
2 1 (9.09%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) MongoDB
2 1 (9.09%) DB2
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
2 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Git (software)
1 5 (45.45%) Gradle
1 5 (45.45%) JIRA
2 4 (36.36%) IntelliJ
3 2 (18.18%) Eclipse
4 1 (9.09%) Ant
4 1 (9.09%) Bitbucket
4 1 (9.09%) Jasmine
4 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
4 1 (9.09%) JUnit
4 1 (9.09%) Maven
4 1 (9.09%) Subversion
General
1 10 (90.91%) Banking
2 9 (81.82%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
1 11 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 5 (45.45%) J2EE Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) J2EE
2 10 (90.91%) jQuery
2 10 (90.91%) Spring
3 9 (81.82%) Ajax
3 9 (81.82%) EJB
3 9 (81.82%) JSP
4 8 (72.73%) Struts
5 6 (54.55%) SOAP
6 4 (36.36%) JSON
7 3 (27.27%) HTML
7 3 (27.27%) Web Services
8 2 (18.18%) AngularJS
8 2 (18.18%) CSS
8 2 (18.18%) CSS3
9 1 (9.09%) Backbone.js
9 1 (9.09%) KnockoutJS
9 1 (9.09%) OSGi
9 1 (9.09%) PrimeFaces
9 1 (9.09%) REST
9 1 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 8 (72.73%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (18.18%) RIA
3 1 (9.09%) User Experience
3 1 (9.09%) Web 2.0
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (90.91%) Waterfall
2 8 (72.73%) Data Protection
2 8 (72.73%) Scrum
3 2 (18.18%) BDD
3 2 (18.18%) MVC
3 2 (18.18%) SDLC
4 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (9.09%) Front End Development
4 1 (9.09%) Integration Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Investment Management
4 1 (9.09%) MVVM
4 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
4 1 (9.09%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (9.09%) TDD
4 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) Java
1 11 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (18.18%) PL/SQL
2 2 (18.18%) SQL
3 1 (9.09%) XPath
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) IBM
2 1 (9.09%) Perforce