The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 74 93 85
Rank change year-on-year +19 -8  
Contract jobs citing Servlets 6 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.50% 0.37% 0.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.95% 1.60% 2.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 5
Median daily rate £350 £370 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.40% +9.62%  
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 Edinburgh with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Edinburgh
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 307 312 250
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 25.76% 23.16% 17.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 196 172 139
Median daily rate £400 £373 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.38% +7.97%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 9
Median hourly rate £43.39 £42.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.09% +6.25%  
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 Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh

Servlets
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Servlets in Edinburgh

Servlets
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Servlets in Edinburgh over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Servlets in Edinburgh

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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Servlets.

1 6 (85.71%) SQL
1 6 (85.71%) Java
1 6 (85.71%) JSP
1 6 (85.71%) XML
2 5 (71.43%) Tomcat
2 5 (71.43%) WebLogic
2 5 (71.43%) J2EE
2 5 (71.43%) Oracle
3 3 (42.86%) DB2
3 3 (42.86%) EJB
3 3 (42.86%) HTML
3 3 (42.86%) JDBC
3 3 (42.86%) Spring
3 3 (42.86%) WebSphere
3 3 (42.86%) Pega
3 3 (42.86%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (42.86%) Pega PRPC
3 3 (42.86%) JBoss
4 2 (28.57%) MVC
4 2 (28.57%) Hibernate
4 2 (28.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
4 2 (28.57%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (28.57%) Degree
4 2 (28.57%) Spring MVC
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle APEX
4 2 (28.57%) jQuery
4 2 (28.57%) GlassFish
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database 10g

Servlets
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 5 (71.43%) Tomcat
1 5 (71.43%) WebLogic
2 3 (42.86%) JBoss
2 3 (42.86%) WebSphere
3 2 (28.57%) GlassFish
Business Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Pega PRPC
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) BrowserStack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) HTTP
1 1 (14.29%) LDAP
1 1 (14.29%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) DB2
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (14.29%) GIS
3 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Ant
1 2 (28.57%) Eclipse
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (14.29%) Artifactory
2 1 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (14.29%) ClearCase
2 1 (14.29%) Cucumber
2 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 1 (14.29%) Hudson
2 1 (14.29%) IBM UrbanCode
2 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 1 (14.29%) Selenium
2 1 (14.29%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (14.29%) Subversion
2 1 (14.29%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (14.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Architect
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
1 3 (42.86%) Java Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Lead Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Systems Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Angular Developer
3 1 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) J2EE Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Pega Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) JSP
1 6 (85.71%) XML
2 5 (71.43%) J2EE
3 3 (42.86%) EJB
3 3 (42.86%) HTML
3 3 (42.86%) JDBC
3 3 (42.86%) Spring
4 2 (28.57%) CSS
4 2 (28.57%) Hibernate
4 2 (28.57%) jQuery
4 2 (28.57%) Spring MVC
4 2 (28.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
5 1 (14.29%) JPA
5 1 (14.29%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) MVC
1 2 (28.57%) OO
1 2 (28.57%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Artefact Management
2 1 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (14.29%) Dependency Injection
2 1 (14.29%) DevOps
2 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (14.29%) Release Automation
2 1 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
2 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
2 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) Java
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
3 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
3 1 (14.29%) Python
3 1 (14.29%) Ruby
3 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
1 2 (28.57%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Ansible
1 1 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (14.29%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle
2 3 (42.86%) Pega