Period
to 27 February 2021

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 6 months to 27 February 2021 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
6 months to
27 Feb 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 542 650 714
Rank change year-on-year +108 +64 -9
Contract jobs citing Servlets 22 46 148
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.058% 0.075% 0.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.19% 0.25% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 32 81
Median daily rate £497 £675 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.33% +28.57% +8.25%
10th Percentile £413 £416 £420
90th Percentile £605 £700 £556
UK median daily rate £495 £650 £515
% change year-on-year -23.85% +26.21% +8.99%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £43.00
UK median hourly rate - - £43.00

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 England with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 11,737 18,609 30,786
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 30.79% 30.38% 33.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,336 13,268 22,137
Median daily rate £500 £500 £500
10th Percentile £325 £331 £330
90th Percentile £675 £660 £644
UK median daily rate £488 £500 £488
% change year-on-year -2.50% +2.56% +5.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 147 166 238
Median hourly rate £45.00 £46.20 £43.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.60% +6.21% +8.75%
10th Percentile £22.10 £18.78 £18.50
90th Percentile £62.03 £78.75 £60.36
Median hourly rate £45.00 £46.20 £42.50
% change year-on-year -2.60% +8.71% +6.25%

Servlets
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Servlets as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Servlets in England

Servlets
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Servlets in England.

Daily rate trend for Servlets in England

Servlets
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Servlets in England over the 6 months to 27 February 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Servlets in England

Servlets
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Servlets in England.

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 6 months to 27 February 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +69 10 £550 +22.22% 11
East of England - 8 £500 -
North of England +61 2 £450 -33.33%
North West +46 1 £425 -37.04%
North East +24 1 £475 -30.91%
Servlets
UK

For the 6 months to 27 February 2021, IT contractor jobs citing Servlets also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the England region with a requirement for Servlets.

1 21 (95.45%) Java
2 18 (81.82%) Linux
3 16 (72.73%) JSP
4 13 (59.09%) J2EE
4 13 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (54.55%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (54.55%) AWS
5 12 (54.55%) Oracle
5 12 (54.55%) XML
6 10 (45.45%) MySQL
7 8 (36.36%) JavaScript
7 8 (36.36%) XSLT
7 8 (36.36%) UML
7 8 (36.36%) Amazon EC2
7 8 (36.36%) Virtual Machines
7 8 (36.36%) Amazon Aurora
8 7 (31.82%) XML Schema
9 6 (27.27%) CSS
9 6 (27.27%) Enterprise Architecture
9 6 (27.27%) Jenkins
10 5 (22.73%) AngularJS
10 5 (22.73%) Node.js
10 5 (22.73%) Test Automation
10 5 (22.73%) Git (software)
10 5 (22.73%) Tomcat
10 5 (22.73%) HTML
10 5 (22.73%) JUnit
10 5 (22.73%) Configuration Management
11 4 (18.18%) HTTP
11 4 (18.18%) TCP/IP

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 5 (22.73%) Tomcat
2 4 (18.18%) nginx
3 2 (9.09%) Apache
3 2 (9.09%) IIS
3 2 (9.09%) Jetty
3 2 (9.09%) Mongrel
3 2 (9.09%) WebSphere
4 1 (4.55%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Alfresco
4 1 (4.55%) CMS
4 1 (4.55%) Confluence
4 1 (4.55%) Documentum
4 1 (4.55%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (4.55%) FileNet
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Exstream
1 1 (4.55%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 12 (54.55%) AWS
2 8 (36.36%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (13.64%) GitHub
4 2 (9.09%) GCP
4 2 (9.09%) Google Analytics
4 2 (9.09%) Google App Engine
5 1 (4.55%) Amazon ECS
5 1 (4.55%) Amazon EKS
5 1 (4.55%) Amazon S3
5 1 (4.55%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (4.55%) Azure
5 1 (4.55%) SaaS
5 1 (4.55%) Serverless
5 1 (4.55%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) HTTP
1 4 (18.18%) SSL
1 4 (18.18%) TCP/IP
2 2 (9.09%) DHCP
2 2 (9.09%) DNS
2 2 (9.09%) FTP
2 2 (9.09%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (45.45%) MySQL
2 8 (36.36%) Amazon Aurora
3 3 (13.64%) MongoDB
4 2 (9.09%) NoSQL
4 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
5 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (27.27%) Jenkins
2 5 (22.73%) Git (software)
2 5 (22.73%) JUnit
3 4 (18.18%) Ant
3 4 (18.18%) Gradle
3 4 (18.18%) Selenium
4 3 (13.64%) Cucumber
5 2 (9.09%) Gatling
5 2 (9.09%) Grunt
5 2 (9.09%) gulp
5 2 (9.09%) IntelliJ
5 2 (9.09%) Karma Test Runner
5 2 (9.09%) Maven
5 2 (9.09%) SonarQube
5 2 (9.09%) Sublime Text
5 2 (9.09%) Travis CI
6 1 (4.55%) Artifactory
6 1 (4.55%) JIRA
6 1 (4.55%) JMeter
6 1 (4.55%) Subversion
General
1 3 (13.64%) Public Sector
2 2 (9.09%) Banking
3 1 (4.55%) Back Office
3 1 (4.55%) Finance
3 1 (4.55%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Developer
2 7 (31.82%) Architect
3 5 (22.73%) Database Architect
4 2 (9.09%) DBA
4 2 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Full Stack Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Java Developer
4 2 (9.09%) MySQL Architect
4 2 (9.09%) MySQL DBA
4 2 (9.09%) Oracle Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Oracle DBA
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Web Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Applications Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Backend Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Cloud Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Hybris Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Java Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) SailPoint Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Backend Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (72.73%) JSP
2 13 (59.09%) J2EE
3 12 (54.55%) XML
4 8 (36.36%) XSLT
5 7 (31.82%) XML Schema
6 6 (27.27%) CSS
7 5 (22.73%) AngularJS
7 5 (22.73%) HTML
7 5 (22.73%) Node.js
8 4 (18.18%) jQuery
8 4 (18.18%) Spring
8 4 (18.18%) Web Services
9 3 (13.64%) .NET
9 3 (13.64%) Hibernate
9 3 (13.64%) React
10 2 (9.09%) Gherkin
10 2 (9.09%) JDBC
10 2 (9.09%) OpenID
10 2 (9.09%) REST
10 2 (9.09%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) N-Tier
2 1 (4.55%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (4.55%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 18 (81.82%) Linux
2 3 (13.64%) Windows
3 2 (9.09%) Ubuntu
3 2 (9.09%) Unix
4 1 (4.55%) AIX
4 1 (4.55%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (54.55%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (36.36%) UML
4 6 (27.27%) Enterprise Architecture
5 5 (22.73%) Configuration Management
5 5 (22.73%) Test Automation
6 4 (18.18%) DevOps
6 4 (18.18%) Open Source
7 3 (13.64%) Microservices
7 3 (13.64%) Web Development
8 2 (9.09%) Analytics
8 2 (9.09%) DevSecOps
8 2 (9.09%) Identity Management
8 2 (9.09%) Lean Software Development
8 2 (9.09%) OO
8 2 (9.09%) Process Improvement
8 2 (9.09%) Scrum
8 2 (9.09%) Software Engineering
8 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (9.09%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 21 (95.45%) Java
2 8 (36.36%) JavaScript
3 3 (13.64%) C#
3 3 (13.64%) Java 8
3 3 (13.64%) Python
3 3 (13.64%) SQL
4 2 (9.09%) Groovy
4 2 (9.09%) Haskell
4 2 (9.09%) Perl
4 2 (9.09%) PL/SQL
4 2 (9.09%) Ruby
5 1 (4.55%) BeanShell
5 1 (4.55%) C
5 1 (4.55%) C++
5 1 (4.55%) Go
5 1 (4.55%) Rust
5 1 (4.55%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) GDPR
1 1 (4.55%) GxP
1 1 (4.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (36.36%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (9.09%) Xen
3 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (18.18%) Puppet
2 2 (9.09%) Grafana
2 2 (9.09%) Kibana
Vendors
1 12 (54.55%) Oracle
2 4 (18.18%) Google
3 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.09%) VMware
4 1 (4.55%) Adobe
4 1 (4.55%) HP
4 1 (4.55%) hybris
4 1 (4.55%) OpenText
4 1 (4.55%) Pega
4 1 (4.55%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.55%) SAP
4 1 (4.55%) Sun
4 1 (4.55%) Sybase