Period
to 7 April 2020

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 7 April 2020 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
7 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 612 687 707
Rank change year-on-year +75 +20 -134
Contract jobs citing Servlets 53 167 163
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.097% 0.19% 0.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.32% 0.57% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 90 109
Median daily rate £650 £514 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.58% +8.11% -1.30%
10th Percentile £450 £387 £355
90th Percentile £700 £550 £603
UK median daily rate £650 £507 £450
% change year-on-year +28.14% +12.72% -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 2
Median hourly rate £62.00 £41.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +51.22% -8.89% -
UK median hourly rate £62.00 £41.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year +51.22% -8.89% -

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 16,610 29,429 30,654
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 30.39% 33.20% 32.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 11,403 20,929 21,828
Median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +7.95%
10th Percentile £336 £331 £313
90th Percentile £675 £650 £625
UK median daily rate £500 £488 £475
% change year-on-year +2.56% +2.63% +10.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 225 276 315
Median hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.65% +3.66% +1.23%
10th Percentile £21.25 £18.50 £18.35
90th Percentile £69.20 £60.00 £58.25
Median hourly rate £35.00 £42.00 £41.21
% change year-on-year -16.67% +1.93% +2.04%

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 7 April 2020.

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 7 April 2020. 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
North of England +36 21 £675 +54.29% 5
London +81 16 £450 -18.18% 3
South East +98 10 £500 +5.26% 1
North West +7 9 £675 +58.82% 2
Yorkshire +48 8 £700 +51.35%
North East +33 5 £688 - 3
Midlands +62 3 £825 +60.98% 5
West Midlands +56 3 £825 +60.98% 4
South West +38 2 £600 - 4
Servlets
UK

For the 6 months to 7 April 2020, 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 53 (100.00%) Java
2 37 (69.81%) Linux
3 29 (54.72%) J2EE
4 28 (52.83%) Tomcat
5 25 (47.17%) Google
5 25 (47.17%) Jenkins
5 25 (47.17%) DevOps
6 24 (45.28%) Open Source
6 24 (45.28%) Continuous Integration
6 24 (45.28%) JavaScript
7 23 (43.40%) HTTP
7 23 (43.40%) TCP/IP
7 23 (43.40%) nginx
8 22 (41.51%) Puppet
8 22 (41.51%) Configuration Management
9 21 (39.62%) Apache
9 21 (39.62%) .NET
9 21 (39.62%) XML
9 21 (39.62%) AWS
10 20 (37.74%) GCP
10 20 (37.74%) IIS
10 20 (37.74%) DNS
10 20 (37.74%) SSL
11 19 (35.85%) Microsoft
11 19 (35.85%) DHCP
11 19 (35.85%) FTP
11 19 (35.85%) JSP
11 19 (35.85%) Windows
11 19 (35.85%) WebSphere
11 19 (35.85%) IPsec

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 28 (52.83%) Tomcat
2 23 (43.40%) nginx
3 21 (39.62%) Apache
4 20 (37.74%) IIS
5 19 (35.85%) WebSphere
6 18 (33.96%) Jetty
6 18 (33.96%) Mongrel
7 3 (5.66%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 3 (5.66%) WebLogic
8 2 (3.77%) Cloud Foundry
8 2 (3.77%) JBoss
8 2 (3.77%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (1.89%) Apache Solr
9 1 (1.89%) CMS
9 1 (1.89%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 5 (9.43%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Adobe Campaign
1 1 (1.89%) ENOVIA
Cloud Services
1 21 (39.62%) AWS
2 20 (37.74%) GCP
3 19 (35.85%) Amazon EC2
3 19 (35.85%) Google App Engine
4 7 (13.21%) Azure
5 5 (9.43%) GitHub
5 5 (9.43%) Google Analytics
6 1 (1.89%) Adobe Analytics
6 1 (1.89%) Force.com
6 1 (1.89%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
6 1 (1.89%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 23 (43.40%) HTTP
1 23 (43.40%) TCP/IP
2 20 (37.74%) DNS
2 20 (37.74%) SSL
3 19 (35.85%) DHCP
3 19 (35.85%) FTP
3 19 (35.85%) IPsec
4 2 (3.77%) Kerberos
5 1 (1.89%) Firewall
5 1 (1.89%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (24.53%) SQL Server
2 12 (22.64%) MySQL
3 7 (13.21%) DB2
4 6 (11.32%) DB2 UDB
4 6 (11.32%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (9.43%) MongoDB
5 5 (9.43%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 25 (47.17%) Jenkins
2 18 (33.96%) Travis CI
3 13 (24.53%) Git (software)
4 11 (20.75%) Ant
4 11 (20.75%) Selenium
5 8 (15.09%) Eclipse
5 8 (15.09%) JUnit
6 7 (13.21%) JIRA
7 5 (9.43%) Cucumber
7 5 (9.43%) Gatling
7 5 (9.43%) Grunt
7 5 (9.43%) gulp
7 5 (9.43%) IntelliJ
7 5 (9.43%) Karma Test Runner
7 5 (9.43%) Sublime Text
8 2 (3.77%) Bitbucket
8 2 (3.77%) Gradle
8 2 (3.77%) Maven
9 1 (1.89%) Fiddler
9 1 (1.89%) GitLab
General
1 6 (11.32%) Automotive
2 5 (9.43%) Banking
3 4 (7.55%) Finance
3 4 (7.55%) Public Sector
4 2 (3.77%) Marketing
5 1 (1.89%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.89%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 13 (24.53%) DevOps Engineer
2 11 (20.75%) Developer
3 9 (16.98%) Architect
4 6 (11.32%) Analyst
4 6 (11.32%) SailPoint Architect
4 6 (11.32%) Site Engineer
4 6 (11.32%) Site Reliability Engineer
5 5 (9.43%) Java Developer
6 4 (7.55%) Consultant
7 3 (5.66%) Identity Management Consultant
7 3 (5.66%) Management Consultant
8 2 (3.77%) Lead Architect
8 2 (3.77%) Oracle Consultant
8 2 (3.77%) Scala Developer
8 2 (3.77%) Senior Software Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) Software Engineer
9 1 (1.89%) SailPoint Consultant
9 1 (1.89%) Senior Software Developer
9 1 (1.89%) Systems Architect
9 1 (1.89%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (54.72%) J2EE
2 21 (39.62%) .NET
2 21 (39.62%) XML
3 19 (35.85%) JSP
4 17 (32.08%) HTML
4 17 (32.08%) LDAP
5 16 (30.19%) SOAP
6 14 (26.42%) SailPoint
7 11 (20.75%) Node.js
8 10 (18.87%) AngularJS
9 9 (16.98%) Web Services
10 8 (15.09%) RESTful
11 7 (13.21%) Java EE
11 7 (13.21%) Spring
12 6 (11.32%) jQuery
12 6 (11.32%) SPML
13 5 (9.43%) CSS
13 5 (9.43%) Gherkin
14 4 (7.55%) JSON
14 4 (7.55%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.21%) Mainframe
2 6 (11.32%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (3.77%) PKI
4 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.89%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.89%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.89%) Social Media
4 1 (1.89%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 37 (69.81%) Linux
2 19 (35.85%) Windows
3 14 (26.42%) Unix
4 6 (11.32%) AIX
4 6 (11.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (9.43%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (47.17%) DevOps
2 24 (45.28%) Continuous Integration
2 24 (45.28%) Open Source
3 22 (41.51%) Configuration Management
4 17 (32.08%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (28.30%) Site Reliability Engineering
5 15 (28.30%) Test Automation
6 12 (22.64%) Microservices
7 10 (18.87%) Project Management
8 8 (15.09%) Analytics
8 8 (15.09%) Identity Management
9 7 (13.21%) Problem-Solving
9 7 (13.21%) Workflow
10 6 (11.32%) Integration Testing
10 6 (11.32%) Project Planning
10 6 (11.32%) Resource Management
10 6 (11.32%) System Integration Testing
10 6 (11.32%) Test Scripting
11 5 (9.43%) Computer Science
11 5 (9.43%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 53 (100.00%) Java
2 24 (45.28%) JavaScript
3 17 (32.08%) SQL
4 11 (20.75%) BeanShell
4 11 (20.75%) Perl
5 9 (16.98%) Python
6 7 (13.21%) PowerShell
7 6 (11.32%) Bourne shell
7 6 (11.32%) C
7 6 (11.32%) Korn
8 5 (9.43%) C#
8 5 (9.43%) Groovy
8 5 (9.43%) Haskell
8 5 (9.43%) Ruby
9 4 (7.55%) PHP
10 3 (5.66%) Scala
11 2 (3.77%) Kotlin
12 1 (1.89%) Apex Code
12 1 (1.89%) Shell Script
12 1 (1.89%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (16.98%) Security Cleared
2 8 (15.09%) SC Cleared
3 6 (11.32%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.89%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 18 (33.96%) VMware Infrastructure
1 18 (33.96%) Xen
2 15 (28.30%) Active Directory
3 7 (13.21%) Docker
4 6 (11.32%) RACF
5 1 (1.89%) NDS
5 1 (1.89%) OpenAM
5 1 (1.89%) OpenDJ
5 1 (1.89%) OpenIDM
Systems Management
1 22 (41.51%) Puppet
2 5 (9.43%) Grafana
2 5 (9.43%) Kibana
3 3 (5.66%) Ansible
4 2 (3.77%) Kubernetes
4 2 (3.77%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (3.77%) Oracle Identity Management
4 2 (3.77%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 1 (1.89%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (1.89%) Terraform
Vendors
1 25 (47.17%) Google
2 19 (35.85%) Microsoft
3 18 (33.96%) VMware
4 16 (30.19%) Oracle
5 6 (11.32%) HP
5 6 (11.32%) IBM
5 6 (11.32%) Novell
5 6 (11.32%) PeopleSoft
5 6 (11.32%) Red Hat
5 6 (11.32%) SAP
5 6 (11.32%) Sun
5 6 (11.32%) Sybase
6 2 (3.77%) Adobe
6 2 (3.77%) ForgeRock
6 2 (3.77%) webMethods
7 1 (1.89%) Centrify
7 1 (1.89%) NetIQ
7 1 (1.89%) Okta
7 1 (1.89%) Pega
7 1 (1.89%) Salesforce.com