The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 25 April 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
London / City of London
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 144 147 179
Rank change year-on-year +3 +32  
Contract jobs citing Servlets 11 19 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.34% 0.54% 0.42%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.96% 1.66% 1.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 11 19
Median daily rate £433 £450 £520
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.88% -13.46%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £363 £395
10% offered a daily rate of more than £583 £600 £526
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £300
% change year-on-year +9.09% +37.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £38.75 -

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 the City of London with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 1145 1147 1654
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 35.87% 32.87% 30.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 936 976 1296
Median daily rate £475 £473 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.52% +11.17%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £313 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £601 £593
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 9
Median hourly rate £26.80 £22.00 £27.37
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.81% -19.62%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.86 £16.52 £15.64
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £34.94 £60.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £37.50 £36.25
% change year-on-year +10.66% +3.44%  

Servlets
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London 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 the City of London

Servlets
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Servlets in the City of London

Servlets
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Servlets in the City of London over the 3 months to 25 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Servlets in the City of London

Servlets
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Servlets in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 City of London region with a requirement for Servlets.

1 14 (82.35%) Java
1 14 (82.35%) JSP
2 11 (64.71%) J2EE
3 9 (52.94%) JavaScript
3 9 (52.94%) HTML
3 9 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (52.94%) SQL
3 9 (52.94%) Spring
4 8 (47.06%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (47.06%) TDD
4 8 (47.06%) JUnit
5 6 (35.29%) XML
5 6 (35.29%) Front End Development
6 5 (29.41%) Struts
6 5 (29.41%) EJB
6 5 (29.41%) CSS
6 5 (29.41%) MVC
6 5 (29.41%) Subversion
6 5 (29.41%) Unit Testing
6 5 (29.41%) Git (software)
7 4 (23.53%) RESTful
7 4 (23.53%) Multithreading
7 4 (23.53%) Maven
7 4 (23.53%) Automated Testing
7 4 (23.53%) Banking
7 4 (23.53%) Oracle
7 4 (23.53%) Web Services
7 4 (23.53%) Jenkins
7 4 (23.53%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (17.65%) Kalman Filter

Servlets
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 (17.65%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (5.88%) Apache
2 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.88%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.88%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.88%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (5.88%) WebSphere Portal
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) SNMP
1 2 (11.76%) SSL
2 1 (5.88%) Firewall
2 1 (5.88%) HTTP
2 1 (5.88%) Internet
2 1 (5.88%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) DB2
1 3 (17.65%) Jackrabbit
2 1 (5.88%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (5.88%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (5.88%) MySQL
2 1 (5.88%) NoSQL
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (47.06%) JUnit
2 5 (29.41%) Git (software)
2 5 (29.41%) Subversion
3 4 (23.53%) Jenkins
3 4 (23.53%) Maven
4 3 (17.65%) Mockito
4 3 (17.65%) Selenium
5 2 (11.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (11.76%) Eclipse
5 2 (11.76%) JIRA
6 1 (5.88%) Ant
6 1 (5.88%) Artifactory
6 1 (5.88%) ClearCase
6 1 (5.88%) Cucumber
6 1 (5.88%) Hudson
6 1 (5.88%) Jasmine
6 1 (5.88%) Mocha
6 1 (5.88%) Rational Application Developer
6 1 (5.88%) SoapUI
6 1 (5.88%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (23.53%) Banking
2 3 (17.65%) Finance
2 3 (17.65%) Investment Banking
3 1 (5.88%) Financial Institution
3 1 (5.88%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 15 (88.24%) Developer
2 8 (47.06%) Java Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (5.88%) Agile Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Angular Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Business Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) J2EE Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Salesforce Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Security Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior DevOps
4 1 (5.88%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (82.35%) JSP
2 11 (64.71%) J2EE
3 9 (52.94%) HTML
3 9 (52.94%) Spring
4 6 (35.29%) XML
5 5 (29.41%) CSS
5 5 (29.41%) EJB
5 5 (29.41%) Struts
6 4 (23.53%) RESTful
6 4 (23.53%) Web Services
7 3 (17.65%) Ajax
7 3 (17.65%) Apache Felix
7 3 (17.65%) Apache Sling
7 3 (17.65%) Hibernate
7 3 (17.65%) Java SE
7 3 (17.65%) JavaBeans
7 3 (17.65%) JDBC
7 3 (17.65%) JMS
7 3 (17.65%) JSTL
8 2 (11.76%) Java RMI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.88%) Fintech
2 1 (5.88%) Fixed Income
2 1 (5.88%) Linked Data
2 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Linux
2 1 (5.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (47.06%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (47.06%) TDD
3 6 (35.29%) Front End Development
4 5 (29.41%) MVC
4 5 (29.41%) Unit Testing
5 4 (23.53%) Automated Testing
5 4 (23.53%) Multithreading
6 3 (17.65%) Data Modelling
6 3 (17.65%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (17.65%) Physical Data Model
6 3 (17.65%) SEO
6 3 (17.65%) SOA
6 3 (17.65%) Web Development
7 2 (11.76%) BDD
7 2 (11.76%) Concurrent Programming
7 2 (11.76%) Configuration Management
7 2 (11.76%) OO
7 2 (11.76%) Scrum
8 1 (5.88%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 14 (82.35%) Java
2 9 (52.94%) JavaScript
2 9 (52.94%) SQL
3 3 (17.65%) PL/SQL
4 2 (11.76%) Ruby
4 2 (11.76%) Shell Script
5 1 (5.88%) Bash Shell
5 1 (5.88%) C#
5 1 (5.88%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (5.88%) CISA
1 1 (5.88%) CISSP
1 1 (5.88%) CSSLP
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
1 1 (5.88%) MCSE
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (5.88%) OCA
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle Certification
1 1 (5.88%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Ansible
1 1 (5.88%) CA Single Sign-On
1 1 (5.88%) Kubernetes
1 1 (5.88%) Marathon
1 1 (5.88%) Mesos
1 1 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (5.88%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Oracle
2 2 (11.76%) Canoo
3 1 (5.88%) Capita
3 1 (5.88%) IBM
3 1 (5.88%) ION Trading
3 1 (5.88%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (5.88%) Solace
3 1 (5.88%) StreamBase
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