The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Servlet
England / East of England
Rank 106 119 127
Rank change year-on-year +13 +8  
Contract jobs citing Servlets 20 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.92% 0.16% 0.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.15% 0.65% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 4 5
Median daily rate £508 £431 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.68% +15.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £461 £400 £344
% change year-on-year +15.31% +16.36%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £38.38 -

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 East of England with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 635 619 752
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 29.24% 25.35% 29.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 421 373 428
Median daily rate £375 £370 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.35% -3.89%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £515 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 21 24
Median hourly rate £37.00 £37.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.33% +4.16%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £9.00 £23.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £55.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

Servlets
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England 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 East of England

Servlets
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Servlets in the East of England

Servlets
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Servlets in the East of England over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Servlets in the East of England

Servlets
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Servlets in the East of England

Servlets
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Servlets within the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 March 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
Essex +4 13 £513 +17.14% 1
Bedfordshire - 6 £465 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 1 £500 - 1
Servlets
England

Servlets
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 East of England region with a requirement for Servlets.

1 18 (78.26%) J2EE
2 17 (73.91%) JSP
3 16 (69.57%) Oracle
4 14 (60.87%) Java
4 14 (60.87%) OO
4 14 (60.87%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (52.17%) Scrum
5 12 (52.17%) XML
5 12 (52.17%) UML
5 12 (52.17%) WebLogic
5 12 (52.17%) DevOps
6 11 (47.83%) Oracle Database
6 11 (47.83%) Linux
6 11 (47.83%) Configuration Management
6 11 (47.83%) Amazon AWS
7 10 (43.48%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (34.78%) XML Schema
8 8 (34.78%) XSLT
8 8 (34.78%) PVCS
8 8 (34.78%) Virtual Machines
9 7 (30.43%) IBM
9 7 (30.43%) WebSphere
10 6 (26.09%) Java EE
10 6 (26.09%) Enterprise Architecture
10 6 (26.09%) VME
10 6 (26.09%) Mainframe
10 6 (26.09%) Mentoring
11 5 (21.74%) Eclipse
11 5 (21.74%) Web Services
11 5 (21.74%) Fujitsu

Servlets
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 12 (52.17%) WebLogic
2 7 (30.43%) WebSphere
3 4 (17.39%) Tomcat
4 3 (13.04%) Apache
4 3 (13.04%) IIS
4 3 (13.04%) Jetty
4 3 (13.04%) Mongrel
4 3 (13.04%) nginx
4 3 (13.04%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (13.04%) WebSphere Portal
5 1 (4.35%) JBoss
5 1 (4.35%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 1 (4.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (13.04%) SAP Hybris
1 3 (13.04%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 11 (47.83%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (13.04%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (13.04%) Google App Engine
2 3 (13.04%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (13.04%) Silverpop
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) DHCP
1 3 (13.04%) DNS
1 3 (13.04%) FTP
1 3 (13.04%) HTTP
1 3 (13.04%) IPsec
1 3 (13.04%) SSL
1 3 (13.04%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (47.83%) Oracle Database
2 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
3 3 (13.04%) DB2
3 3 (13.04%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (13.04%) Relational Database
4 2 (8.70%) RDBMS
5 1 (4.35%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (34.78%) PVCS
2 5 (21.74%) Eclipse
3 3 (13.04%) Jenkins
3 3 (13.04%) Rational Application Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Travis CI
4 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
4 1 (4.35%) Lombardi
4 1 (4.35%) Subversion
General
1 3 (13.04%) Marketing
1 3 (13.04%) Retail
2 1 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (60.87%) Architect
2 11 (47.83%) Technical Architect
3 7 (30.43%) Digital Architect
3 7 (30.43%) Digital Technical Architect
4 5 (21.74%) Developer
4 5 (21.74%) Java Developer
5 3 (13.04%) E-Commerce Architect
5 3 (13.04%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
5 3 (13.04%) Oracle Architect
5 3 (13.04%) Oracle Technical Architect
5 3 (13.04%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (8.70%) Agile Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Agile Java Developer
6 2 (8.70%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) J2EE Architect
6 2 (8.70%) J2EE Technical Architect
6 2 (8.70%) Java Architect
6 2 (8.70%) Java Technical Architect
7 1 (4.35%) Business Process Consultant
7 1 (4.35%) WebLogic Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (78.26%) J2EE
2 17 (73.91%) JSP
3 12 (52.17%) XML
4 8 (34.78%) XML Schema
4 8 (34.78%) XSLT
5 6 (26.09%) Java EE
6 5 (21.74%) Web Services
7 4 (17.39%) HTML
8 3 (13.04%) .NET
8 3 (13.04%) CSS
8 3 (13.04%) EJB
8 3 (13.04%) JDBC
8 3 (13.04%) JMS
8 3 (13.04%) JPA
8 3 (13.04%) JSF
8 3 (13.04%) JSR 168
8 3 (13.04%) JSR 286
8 3 (13.04%) OSGi
9 2 (8.70%) AngularJS
9 2 (8.70%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Mainframe
2 3 (13.04%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (47.83%) Linux
2 6 (26.09%) VME
3 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (60.87%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (60.87%) OO
2 12 (52.17%) DevOps
2 12 (52.17%) Scrum
2 12 (52.17%) UML
3 11 (47.83%) Configuration Management
4 10 (43.48%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (26.09%) Enterprise Architecture
5 6 (26.09%) Mentoring
6 3 (13.04%) Asset Management
6 3 (13.04%) B2B
6 3 (13.04%) B2C
6 3 (13.04%) Content Management
6 3 (13.04%) CRM
6 3 (13.04%) E-Commerce
6 3 (13.04%) OOP
6 3 (13.04%) Open Source
6 3 (13.04%) RAD
6 3 (13.04%) Web Application Development
7 1 (4.35%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 14 (60.87%) Java
2 4 (17.39%) JavaScript
3 3 (13.04%) SQL
4 1 (4.35%) C
4 1 (4.35%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.35%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (4.35%) IBM Certification
2 1 (4.35%) OCPJP
2 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.35%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 8 (34.78%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (13.04%) Xen
3 1 (4.35%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) Puppet
2 1 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 16 (69.57%) Oracle
2 7 (30.43%) IBM
3 5 (21.74%) Fujitsu
4 3 (13.04%) Google
4 3 (13.04%) hybris
4 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
4 3 (13.04%) Pega
4 3 (13.04%) SAP
4 3 (13.04%) VMware
5 1 (4.35%) Sun
5 1 (4.35%) WSO2
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