Period
to 16 January 2018

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 6 months to 16 January 2018 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 231 210 208
Rank change year-on-year -21 -2 +55
Contract jobs citing Servlets 10 16 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.14% 0.26% 0.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.37% 0.71% 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 14 31
City of London median daily rate £550 £550 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +25.71% -16.67%
10th Percentile £424 £411 £419
90th Percentile £606 £619 £588
Central London median daily rate £550 £550 £438
% change year-on-year - +25.71% -16.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London 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 the City of London with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 2,685 2,239 2,259
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 38.04% 36.08% 31.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,282 1,888 1,876
City of London median daily rate £511 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.63% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £363 £325 £313
90th Percentile £663 £650 £638
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 11
City of London median hourly rate £27.55 £52.12 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -47.15% +30.31% +61.62%
10th Percentile £21.00 £45.66 £20.00
90th Percentile £57.88 £56.68 £60.00
Central London median hourly rate £27.09 £52.12 £40.00
% change year-on-year -48.03% +30.31% +61.62%

Servlets
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Servlets as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

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 6 months to 16 January 2018.

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 16 January 2018, 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 10 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (80.00%) JSP
3 7 (70.00%) J2EE
4 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (60.00%) Unix
4 6 (60.00%) SQL
5 5 (50.00%) Finance
5 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (40.00%) Spring
6 4 (40.00%) JMS
6 4 (40.00%) SOAP
6 4 (40.00%) Web Services
6 4 (40.00%) AngularJS
7 3 (30.00%) JSON
7 3 (30.00%) jQuery
7 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
7 3 (30.00%) HTML5
7 3 (30.00%) Mockito
7 3 (30.00%) REST
7 3 (30.00%) CSS
7 3 (30.00%) HTML
7 3 (30.00%) PL/SQL
7 3 (30.00%) Linux
7 3 (30.00%) Maven
8 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
8 2 (20.00%) Middleware
8 2 (20.00%) Remedy
8 2 (20.00%) CMS
8 2 (20.00%) Hibernate
8 2 (20.00%) TDD

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 2 (20.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 2 (20.00%) CMS
1 2 (20.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (20.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (20.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (10.00%) JBoss
2 1 (10.00%) Jetty
2 1 (10.00%) MQSeries
2 1 (10.00%) nginx
2 1 (10.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (10.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) HTTPS
1 1 (10.00%) Internet
1 1 (10.00%) LDAP
1 1 (10.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) MySQL
2 1 (10.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (10.00%) Big Data
2 1 (10.00%) Data Mining
2 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (30.00%) Maven
1 3 (30.00%) Mockito
2 2 (20.00%) JUnit
2 2 (20.00%) Subversion
3 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (10.00%) Spock
3 1 (10.00%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Developer
2 7 (70.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Senior Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Administrator
5 1 (10.00%) DevOps Administrator
5 1 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) J2EE Developer
5 1 (10.00%) JSP Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (10.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (10.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Web Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior WebSphere Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Web Developer
5 1 (10.00%) WebSphere Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) JSP
2 7 (70.00%) J2EE
3 4 (40.00%) AngularJS
3 4 (40.00%) JMS
3 4 (40.00%) SOAP
3 4 (40.00%) Spring
3 4 (40.00%) Web Services
4 3 (30.00%) CSS
4 3 (30.00%) HTML
4 3 (30.00%) HTML5
4 3 (30.00%) jQuery
4 3 (30.00%) JSON
4 3 (30.00%) REST
5 2 (20.00%) CSS3
5 2 (20.00%) Hibernate
5 2 (20.00%) Java EE
5 2 (20.00%) JDBC
5 2 (20.00%) Middleware
5 2 (20.00%) XML
6 1 (10.00%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Unix
2 3 (30.00%) Linux
3 1 (10.00%) Android
3 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (10.00%) CentOS
3 1 (10.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (20.00%) DevOps
2 2 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (20.00%) Problem Management
2 2 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (20.00%) SDLC
2 2 (20.00%) TDD
2 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (10.00%) Android Development
3 1 (10.00%) API Development
3 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (10.00%) Identity Access Management
3 1 (10.00%) iOS Development
3 1 (10.00%) Mobile Development
3 1 (10.00%) Open Source
3 1 (10.00%) Patch Management
3 1 (10.00%) Release Management
3 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (10.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (60.00%) SQL
3 3 (30.00%) PL/SQL
4 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
5 1 (10.00%) BeanShell
5 1 (10.00%) Objective-C
5 1 (10.00%) Perl
5 1 (10.00%) Python
5 1 (10.00%) Ruby
5 1 (10.00%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Packer
1 1 (10.00%) Puppet
1 1 (10.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle
1 2 (20.00%) Remedy
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco
2 1 (10.00%) IBM
2 1 (10.00%) Solace