The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 22 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
UK / England
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 473 495 453
Rank change year-on-year +22 -42  
Contract jobs citing Servlets 117 142 169
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.27% 0.29% 0.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.84% 0.99% 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 84 113
Median daily rate £475 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £354 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £548 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £460 £325
% change year-on-year -2.17% +41.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Median hourly rate - £44.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +11.25%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £44.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year - -1.11%  

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

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 13923 14344 14192
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 32.35% 28.96% 27.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 9670 10235 9678
Median daily rate £450 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +9.67%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £570 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 194 164 188
Median hourly rate £41.50 £36.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.27% +2.85%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.26 £18.80 £16.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £38.89
% change year-on-year +18.05% -7.41%  

Servlets
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 England

Servlets
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Servlets in England

Servlets
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Servlets in England over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Servlets in England

Servlets
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Servlets in England

Servlets
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 22 June 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
London +17 73 £495 +14.78% 14
North West +27 11 £465 +20.00% 4
East of England +1 10 £525 +5.00% 2
South East +10 6 £488 +33.76% 5
East Midlands - 5 £400 -
West Midlands +15 4 £488 +1.71% 1
Yorkshire +11 4 £369 -26.25% 1
South West +13 3 £350 +3.70%
Servlets
UK

For the 6 months to 22 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 England region with a requirement for Servlets.

1 230 (86.79%) Java
2 182 (68.68%) JSP
3 147 (55.47%) Agile Software Development
4 139 (52.45%) J2EE
5 136 (51.32%) Spring
6 127 (47.92%) JavaScript
7 113 (42.64%) CSS
8 106 (40.00%) XML
8 106 (40.00%) HTML
9 105 (39.62%) SQL
10 93 (35.09%) Oracle
11 89 (33.58%) Web Services
12 88 (33.21%) Linux
13 83 (31.32%) WebSphere
14 78 (29.43%) REST
15 77 (29.06%) MVC
16 76 (28.68%) EJB
16 76 (28.68%) SOAP
17 73 (27.55%) Tomcat
17 73 (27.55%) Continuous Integration
18 70 (26.42%) Git (software)
18 70 (26.42%) JMS
19 69 (26.04%) Jenkins
20 68 (25.66%) Hibernate
21 67 (25.28%) jQuery
22 65 (24.53%) DevOps
23 63 (23.77%) Apache
23 63 (23.77%) Struts
24 61 (23.02%) WebLogic
25 58 (21.89%) JBoss

Servlets
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 83 (31.32%) WebSphere
2 73 (27.55%) Tomcat
3 63 (23.77%) Apache
4 61 (23.02%) WebLogic
5 58 (21.89%) JBoss
6 42 (15.85%) nginx
7 34 (12.83%) CMS
8 28 (10.57%) WebSphere Application Server
9 26 (9.81%) Apache Solr
10 24 (9.06%) Jetty
11 23 (8.68%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 17 (6.42%) Confluence
12 17 (6.42%) IIS
12 17 (6.42%) Mongrel
13 12 (4.53%) ATG Dynamo
14 9 (3.40%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 8 (3.02%) WebSphere Portal
16 6 (2.26%) CoreMedia CMS
17 5 (1.89%) Elasticsearch
17 5 (1.89%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 23 (8.68%) SAP Hybris
2 6 (2.26%) Unica
3 4 (1.51%) Oracle BPM
3 4 (1.51%) Pega PRPC
3 4 (1.51%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 2 (0.75%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 46 (17.36%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (7.55%) Cloud Computing
2 20 (7.55%) GitHub
2 20 (7.55%) Google Analytics
3 18 (6.79%) Amazon EC2
4 16 (6.04%) Google App Engine
4 16 (6.04%) Google Cloud Platform
5 6 (2.26%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (2.26%) Silverpop
6 3 (1.13%) Bluemix
6 3 (1.13%) IBM Cloud
7 1 (0.38%) BrowserStack
7 1 (0.38%) IaaS
7 1 (0.38%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 47 (17.74%) HTTP
2 41 (15.47%) SSL
3 39 (14.72%) TCP/IP
4 18 (6.79%) Internet
5 16 (6.04%) DHCP
5 16 (6.04%) DNS
5 16 (6.04%) FTP
5 16 (6.04%) IPsec
6 6 (2.26%) LDAP
7 4 (1.51%) Firewall
7 4 (1.51%) Network Security
7 4 (1.51%) SMS
8 2 (0.75%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (0.75%) LAN
8 2 (0.75%) VoIP
8 2 (0.75%) VPN
8 2 (0.75%) WAN
9 1 (0.38%) Intranet
9 1 (0.38%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (15.85%) MongoDB
2 30 (11.32%) NoSQL
3 28 (10.57%) Relational Database
4 27 (10.19%) Oracle Database
5 14 (5.28%) SQL Server
6 13 (4.91%) DB2
6 13 (4.91%) Endeca
7 11 (4.15%) RDBMS
8 9 (3.40%) Jackrabbit
8 9 (3.40%) MySQL
9 6 (2.26%) HBase
9 6 (2.26%) PostgreSQL
10 5 (1.89%) DataStax
10 5 (1.89%) Hadoop
10 5 (1.89%) Oracle Database 11g
11 4 (1.51%) Apache Hive
11 4 (1.51%) Data Mart
11 4 (1.51%) Sqoop
12 3 (1.13%) MariaDB
12 3 (1.13%) Riak
Development Applications
1 70 (26.42%) Git (software)
2 69 (26.04%) Jenkins
3 45 (16.98%) Ant
4 38 (14.34%) JIRA
5 36 (13.58%) Maven
6 31 (11.70%) JUnit
7 29 (10.94%) IntelliJ
8 24 (9.06%) gulp
9 23 (8.68%) Selenium
10 22 (8.30%) Cucumber
10 22 (8.30%) Grunt
11 21 (7.92%) Eclipse
11 21 (7.92%) Gradle
11 21 (7.92%) Karma Test Runner
11 21 (7.92%) Subversion
12 20 (7.55%) Gatling
12 20 (7.55%) Sublime Text
13 17 (6.42%) Travis CI
14 11 (4.15%) TeamCity
15 9 (3.40%) Mockito
General
1 42 (15.85%) Finance
2 30 (11.32%) Banking
3 14 (5.28%) Retail
4 8 (3.02%) Marketing
5 5 (1.89%) Advertising
6 4 (1.51%) Investment Banking
7 2 (0.75%) Billing
7 2 (0.75%) Front Office
7 2 (0.75%) Prime Brokerage
7 2 (0.75%) Publishing
8 1 (0.38%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.38%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.38%) French Language
8 1 (0.38%) Games
8 1 (0.38%) Legal
8 1 (0.38%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 171 (64.53%) Developer
2 103 (38.87%) Java Developer
3 51 (19.25%) Architect
4 25 (9.43%) Senior Developer
5 20 (7.55%) Scala Developer
6 17 (6.42%) Hybris Developer
7 16 (6.04%) DevOps Engineer
8 13 (4.91%) Senior Java Developer
9 12 (4.53%) Consultant
9 12 (4.53%) Technical Architect
10 9 (3.40%) J2EE Developer
10 9 (3.40%) Solutions Architect
11 8 (3.02%) Applications Developer
11 8 (3.02%) Digital Architect
11 8 (3.02%) Java/J2EE Developer
12 7 (2.64%) Digital Technical Architect
12 7 (2.64%) E-Commerce Architect
12 7 (2.64%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 7 (2.64%) Java Applications Developer
12 7 (2.64%) Pega Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 182 (68.68%) JSP
2 139 (52.45%) J2EE
3 136 (51.32%) Spring
4 113 (42.64%) CSS
5 106 (40.00%) HTML
5 106 (40.00%) XML
6 89 (33.58%) Web Services
7 78 (29.43%) REST
8 76 (28.68%) EJB
8 76 (28.68%) SOAP
9 70 (26.42%) JMS
10 68 (25.66%) Hibernate
11 67 (25.28%) jQuery
12 63 (23.77%) Struts
13 58 (21.89%) AngularJS
14 53 (20.00%) JSON
15 52 (19.62%) Spring MVC
16 46 (17.36%) JDBC
17 44 (16.60%) Java EE
18 39 (14.72%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 25 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (7.17%) User Experience
3 13 (4.91%) iPad
3 13 (4.91%) Virtual Team
4 9 (3.40%) Computer Science
4 9 (3.40%) Mainframe
5 8 (3.02%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (1.89%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 5 (1.89%) Mobile App
7 4 (1.51%) Private Cloud
8 3 (1.13%) DataPower
8 3 (1.13%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.75%) Clustering
9 2 (0.75%) Derivative
9 2 (0.75%) Fixed Income
9 2 (0.75%) PMI
9 2 (0.75%) Security Operations Centre
9 2 (0.75%) Social Media
9 2 (0.75%) Wiki
10 1 (0.38%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 88 (33.21%) Linux
2 36 (13.58%) Unix
3 24 (9.06%) Ubuntu
4 23 (8.68%) Windows
5 7 (2.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (2.26%) VME
7 4 (1.51%) CentOS
8 2 (0.75%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.38%) AIX
9 1 (0.38%) Android
9 1 (0.38%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.38%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 147 (55.47%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (29.06%) MVC
3 73 (27.55%) Continuous Integration
4 65 (24.53%) DevOps
5 57 (21.51%) Open Source
5 57 (21.51%) Scrum
6 42 (15.85%) Configuration Management
7 40 (15.09%) TDD
8 39 (14.72%) E-Commerce
9 38 (14.34%) Test Automation
10 32 (12.08%) Waterfall
11 29 (10.94%) Content Management
12 26 (9.81%) OO
13 23 (8.68%) SDLC
14 21 (7.92%) Analytics
15 19 (7.17%) B2B
15 19 (7.17%) B2C
15 19 (7.17%) High Availability
15 19 (7.17%) UML
16 18 (6.79%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 230 (86.79%) Java
2 127 (47.92%) JavaScript
3 105 (39.62%) SQL
4 34 (12.83%) Python
5 28 (10.57%) Perl
5 28 (10.57%) Ruby
6 25 (9.43%) Groovy
7 23 (8.68%) Scala
8 21 (7.92%) C#
9 20 (7.55%) Haskell
9 20 (7.55%) Shell Script
10 12 (4.53%) PL/SQL
11 7 (2.64%) Korn
12 3 (1.13%) ActionScript
12 3 (1.13%) C++
12 3 (1.13%) XPath
13 2 (0.75%) C
14 1 (0.38%) Bourne shell
14 1 (0.38%) COBOL
14 1 (0.38%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 13 (4.91%) Security Cleared
2 9 (3.40%) CISSP
2 9 (3.40%) OCPJP
3 8 (3.02%) SC Cleared
4 7 (2.64%) CISA
4 7 (2.64%) Sun Certification
5 6 (2.26%) Degree
6 5 (1.89%) CISM
7 2 (0.75%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (0.75%) CSSLP
7 2 (0.75%) Master's Degree
7 2 (0.75%) MCSE
7 2 (0.75%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.75%) Oracle Certification
7 2 (0.75%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.75%) RHCE
7 2 (0.75%) SANS
7 2 (0.75%) SSCP
8 1 (0.38%) IBM Certification
8 1 (0.38%) OCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (6.42%) QA
2 5 (1.89%) FedRAMP
2 5 (1.89%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.75%) FATCA
4 1 (0.38%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.38%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.38%) MiFID
System Software
1 16 (6.04%) VMware Infrastructure
1 16 (6.04%) Xen
2 14 (5.28%) Docker
3 8 (3.02%) Virtual Machines
4 5 (1.89%) Apache Flume
5 4 (1.51%) HDFS
6 1 (0.38%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.38%) NDS
6 1 (0.38%) NetIQ eDirectory
6 1 (0.38%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 38 (14.34%) Puppet
2 25 (9.43%) Kibana
3 20 (7.55%) Grafana
4 8 (3.02%) Ansible
5 5 (1.89%) logstash
5 5 (1.89%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (1.51%) Packer
6 4 (1.51%) Terraform
7 2 (0.75%) CA Single Sign-On
7 2 (0.75%) Oracle Identity Management
7 2 (0.75%) QRadar
8 1 (0.38%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 93 (35.09%) Oracle
2 43 (16.23%) IBM
3 38 (14.34%) Google
4 32 (12.08%) Adobe
5 30 (11.32%) SAP
6 25 (9.43%) ATG
7 24 (9.06%) hybris
8 18 (6.79%) Microsoft
9 17 (6.42%) VMware
10 13 (4.91%) Pega
11 9 (3.40%) webMethods
12 8 (3.02%) Solace
13 7 (2.64%) Sun
14 6 (2.26%) Salesforce.com
15 5 (1.89%) Cloudera
15 5 (1.89%) Fujitsu
16 4 (1.51%) Ab Initio
16 4 (1.51%) Informatica
16 4 (1.51%) Sybase
16 4 (1.51%) TIBCO
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