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 29 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.

Java Servlet
UK / England
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 421 496 466
Rank change year-on-year +75 -30  
Contract jobs citing Servlets 156 130 140
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.37% 0.26% 0.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.18% 0.93% 1.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 78 96
Median daily rate £475 £420 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.09% +3.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £594 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £400 £350
% change year-on-year +15.62% +14.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £38.38 -
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 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 13230 14037 13127
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 31.70% 28.26% 27.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 9187 9869 8617
Median daily rate £425 £413 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.77%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £570 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 170 210 170
Median hourly rate £42.50 £38.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.84% +8.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.05 £12.60 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £57.00 £46.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +7.89% +5.55%  

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 29 March 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 29 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
London +28 57 £500 +15.94% 6
South West +23 31 £325 +8.33% 3
East of England +15 21 £503 +16.52% 4
South East +18 17 £512 +44.08% 2
North West +19 15 £488 +18.18% 3
East Midlands -2 7 £450 +44.00% 2
West Midlands +7 5 £450 +7.14%
North East -7 1 £450 -
Servlets
UK

For the 6 months to 29 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 England region with a requirement for Servlets.

1 227 (91.90%) Java
2 175 (70.85%) JSP
3 147 (59.51%) J2EE
4 142 (57.49%) Agile Software Development
5 138 (55.87%) JavaScript
6 128 (51.82%) Spring
7 124 (50.20%) XML
8 96 (38.87%) Web Services
9 92 (37.25%) CSS
10 91 (36.84%) SQL
10 91 (36.84%) Oracle
11 90 (36.44%) HTML
12 89 (36.03%) SOAP
12 89 (36.03%) REST
13 88 (35.63%) WebSphere
13 88 (35.63%) Linux
14 80 (32.39%) Tomcat
15 77 (31.17%) Hibernate
16 75 (30.36%) JMS
17 74 (29.96%) Apache
18 73 (29.55%) Jenkins
19 69 (27.94%) Continuous Integration
20 65 (26.32%) MVC
21 61 (24.70%) Scrum
21 61 (24.70%) EJB
21 61 (24.70%) Git (software)
22 59 (23.89%) DevOps
23 57 (23.08%) WebLogic
23 57 (23.08%) JBoss
24 56 (22.67%) XSLT

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 88 (35.63%) WebSphere
2 80 (32.39%) Tomcat
3 74 (29.96%) Apache
4 57 (23.08%) JBoss
4 57 (23.08%) WebLogic
5 37 (14.98%) nginx
6 31 (12.55%) CMS
7 27 (10.93%) Jetty
8 25 (10.12%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 24 (9.72%) WebSphere Application Server
10 21 (8.50%) IIS
10 21 (8.50%) Mongrel
11 17 (6.88%) ATG Dynamo
12 9 (3.64%) Mule
13 7 (2.83%) Apache Solr
14 6 (2.43%) Mule ESB
14 6 (2.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 5 (2.02%) GlassFish
15 5 (2.02%) Liferay
15 5 (2.02%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 4 (1.62%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.81%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (3.24%) SAP Hybris
2 4 (1.62%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (1.62%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 3 (1.21%) Unica
4 1 (0.40%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 37 (14.98%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (8.50%) GitHub
3 20 (8.10%) Amazon EC2
3 20 (8.10%) Google App Engine
3 20 (8.10%) Google Cloud Platform
4 15 (6.07%) Google Analytics
5 5 (2.02%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (1.62%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (1.21%) IaaS
7 3 (1.21%) PaaS
7 3 (1.21%) Silverpop
8 2 (0.81%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 44 (17.81%) HTTP
2 37 (14.98%) SSL
3 36 (14.57%) TCP/IP
4 22 (8.91%) Internet
5 20 (8.10%) DHCP
5 20 (8.10%) DNS
5 20 (8.10%) FTP
5 20 (8.10%) IPsec
6 6 (2.43%) SNMP
7 5 (2.02%) LDAP
8 4 (1.62%) Firewall
9 2 (0.81%) Intrusion Detection
9 2 (0.81%) LAN
9 2 (0.81%) Network Security
9 2 (0.81%) VoIP
9 2 (0.81%) VPN
9 2 (0.81%) WAN
10 1 (0.40%) Intranet
10 1 (0.40%) Kerberos
10 1 (0.40%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (15.38%) MongoDB
2 32 (12.96%) Oracle Database
3 30 (12.15%) Relational Database
4 26 (10.53%) NoSQL
5 15 (6.07%) SQL Server
6 13 (5.26%) Endeca
7 12 (4.86%) RDBMS
8 11 (4.45%) DB2
8 11 (4.45%) Jackrabbit
8 11 (4.45%) MySQL
9 4 (1.62%) Data Mart
9 4 (1.62%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (1.21%) Big Data
10 3 (1.21%) CouchDB
10 3 (1.21%) DataStax
10 3 (1.21%) Hadoop
10 3 (1.21%) Neo4j
10 3 (1.21%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (1.21%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (1.21%) Riak
Development Applications
1 73 (29.55%) Jenkins
2 61 (24.70%) Git (software)
3 45 (18.22%) Maven
4 40 (16.19%) JUnit
5 38 (15.38%) Ant
6 34 (13.77%) JIRA
7 32 (12.96%) Subversion
8 28 (11.34%) IntelliJ
9 23 (9.31%) Eclipse
10 22 (8.91%) Mockito
11 21 (8.50%) Gradle
11 21 (8.50%) Travis CI
12 18 (7.29%) Selenium
13 17 (6.88%) Cucumber
14 16 (6.48%) Grunt
14 16 (6.48%) gulp
15 15 (6.07%) Gatling
15 15 (6.07%) Karma Test Runner
15 15 (6.07%) Spock
15 15 (6.07%) Sublime Text
General
1 38 (15.38%) Finance
2 32 (12.96%) Banking
3 16 (6.48%) Retail
4 4 (1.62%) Investment Banking
4 4 (1.62%) Marketing
5 3 (1.21%) Advertising
5 3 (1.21%) Games
6 2 (0.81%) Front Office
6 2 (0.81%) Online Betting
6 2 (0.81%) Prime Brokerage
6 2 (0.81%) Publishing
7 1 (0.40%) Back Office
7 1 (0.40%) Billing
7 1 (0.40%) Dutch Language
7 1 (0.40%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.40%) French Language
7 1 (0.40%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 164 (66.40%) Developer
2 99 (40.08%) Java Developer
3 41 (16.60%) Architect
4 25 (10.12%) Senior Developer
5 17 (6.88%) Senior Java Developer
6 15 (6.07%) Scala Developer
7 14 (5.67%) DevOps Engineer
8 13 (5.26%) Technical Architect
9 10 (4.05%) Agile Developer
9 10 (4.05%) Consultant
10 9 (3.64%) Agile Java Developer
11 8 (3.24%) Digital Architect
12 7 (2.83%) Digital Technical Architect
13 6 (2.43%) Integration Developer
13 6 (2.43%) MuleSoft Developer
14 5 (2.02%) Applications Developer
14 5 (2.02%) J2EE Developer
14 5 (2.02%) Java/J2EE Developer
14 5 (2.02%) UI Developer
15 4 (1.62%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 175 (70.85%) JSP
2 147 (59.51%) J2EE
3 128 (51.82%) Spring
4 124 (50.20%) XML
5 96 (38.87%) Web Services
6 92 (37.25%) CSS
7 90 (36.44%) HTML
8 89 (36.03%) REST
8 89 (36.03%) SOAP
9 77 (31.17%) Hibernate
10 75 (30.36%) JMS
11 61 (24.70%) EJB
12 56 (22.67%) Struts
12 56 (22.67%) XSLT
13 54 (21.86%) jQuery
14 53 (21.46%) AngularJS
14 53 (21.46%) JSON
15 48 (19.43%) JDBC
16 39 (15.79%) Java EE
17 36 (14.57%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 21 (8.50%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (6.07%) User Experience
3 14 (5.67%) Virtual Team
4 13 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
4 13 (5.26%) iPad
5 6 (2.43%) Mainframe
5 6 (2.43%) Mobile App
6 5 (2.02%) Computer Science
6 5 (2.02%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.21%) DataPower
7 3 (1.21%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 3 (1.21%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (0.81%) Clustering
8 2 (0.81%) Derivative
8 2 (0.81%) Online Games
8 2 (0.81%) PMI
8 2 (0.81%) Private Cloud
8 2 (0.81%) Security Operations Centre
8 2 (0.81%) Wiki
9 1 (0.40%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 88 (35.63%) Linux
2 37 (14.98%) Unix
3 24 (9.72%) Windows
4 15 (6.07%) Ubuntu
5 7 (2.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (2.43%) VME
7 4 (1.62%) Solaris
8 3 (1.21%) AIX
8 3 (1.21%) Android
8 3 (1.21%) Apple iOS
8 3 (1.21%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.81%) Windows 2000
9 2 (0.81%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (57.49%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (27.94%) Continuous Integration
3 65 (26.32%) MVC
4 61 (24.70%) Scrum
5 59 (23.89%) DevOps
6 56 (22.67%) E-Commerce
7 52 (21.05%) TDD
8 48 (19.43%) Open Source
9 37 (14.98%) Configuration Management
10 32 (12.96%) OO
11 28 (11.34%) UML
12 25 (10.12%) Automated Testing
13 24 (9.72%) B2B
13 24 (9.72%) Content Management
14 22 (8.91%) BDD
15 20 (8.10%) SDLC
16 19 (7.69%) SOA
17 18 (7.29%) Refactoring
18 17 (6.88%) Analytics
18 17 (6.88%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 227 (91.90%) Java
2 138 (55.87%) JavaScript
3 91 (36.84%) SQL
4 26 (10.53%) Groovy
5 23 (9.31%) Scala
6 21 (8.50%) Python
7 19 (7.69%) Perl
7 19 (7.69%) Ruby
8 16 (6.48%) C#
8 16 (6.48%) Korn
8 16 (6.48%) Shell Script
9 15 (6.07%) Haskell
9 15 (6.07%) PL/SQL
10 14 (5.67%) XPath
11 2 (0.81%) BeanShell
11 2 (0.81%) C++
11 2 (0.81%) Tcl
12 1 (0.40%) ECMAScript
12 1 (0.40%) SPARQL
12 1 (0.40%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 15 (6.07%) Degree
2 12 (4.86%) Security Cleared
3 8 (3.24%) SC Cleared
4 7 (2.83%) CISSP
5 5 (2.02%) CISA
5 5 (2.02%) OCPJP
6 3 (1.21%) CISM
6 3 (1.21%) Sun Certification
7 2 (0.81%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (0.81%) CSSLP
7 2 (0.81%) MCSE
7 2 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.81%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.81%) RHCE
7 2 (0.81%) SANS
7 2 (0.81%) SSCP
8 1 (0.40%) IBM Certification
8 1 (0.40%) OCA
8 1 (0.40%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (6.88%) QA
2 5 (2.02%) FATCA
2 5 (2.02%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.21%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (1.21%) FedRAMP
4 1 (0.40%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.40%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (8.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (7.69%) Xen
3 13 (5.26%) Docker
4 8 (3.24%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (1.21%) Apache Flume
6 2 (0.81%) Active Directory
6 2 (0.81%) HDFS
7 1 (0.40%) NDS
7 1 (0.40%) NetIQ eDirectory
Systems Management
1 29 (11.74%) Puppet
2 18 (7.29%) Kibana
3 15 (6.07%) Grafana
4 4 (1.62%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (1.21%) Ansible
5 3 (1.21%) logstash
6 2 (0.81%) CA Single Sign-On
6 2 (0.81%) Kubernetes
6 2 (0.81%) Oracle Identity Management
6 2 (0.81%) QRadar
6 2 (0.81%) Terraform
7 1 (0.40%) Business Desktop Deployment
7 1 (0.40%) Consul
7 1 (0.40%) Marathon
7 1 (0.40%) Mesos
7 1 (0.40%) MOM
7 1 (0.40%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.40%) Packer
Vendors
1 91 (36.84%) Oracle
2 37 (14.98%) Google
3 32 (12.96%) ATG
4 29 (11.74%) IBM
5 24 (9.72%) Adobe
6 21 (8.50%) Microsoft
7 20 (8.10%) VMware
8 16 (6.48%) Solace
9 13 (5.26%) MuleSoft
9 13 (5.26%) SAP
10 10 (4.05%) hybris
11 9 (3.64%) Pega
12 7 (2.83%) Salesforce.com
13 5 (2.02%) Fujitsu
13 5 (2.02%) TIBCO
14 4 (1.62%) Sybase
14 4 (1.62%) webMethods
15 3 (1.21%) GigaSpaces
15 3 (1.21%) Informatica
15 3 (1.21%) Sun
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