The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 28 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
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 69 - 61
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Servlets 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.23% - 0.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.48% - 1.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £525 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £470 £325
% change year-on-year -4.25% +44.61%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £37.73
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £44.50 £38.00
% change year-on-year - +17.10%  

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

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Essex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 207 132 175
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 47.15% 27.33% 27.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 568 308 310
Median daily rate £488 £313 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +56.00% -21.87%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £220 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £619 £450 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 81 59
Median hourly rate £41.50 £31.27 £40.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.71% -22.98%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £26.25 £37.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.75 £36.00 £47.90
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 Essex

Job postings citing Servlets as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Essex.

Job vacancy trend for Servlets in Essex

Servlets
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Servlets in Essex

Servlets
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Servlets in Essex

For the 6 months to 28 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 Essex region with a requirement for Servlets.

1 14 (100.00%) J2EE
2 13 (92.86%) DevOps
3 12 (85.71%) Oracle
3 12 (85.71%) Scrum
3 12 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (78.57%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (78.57%) WebLogic
4 11 (78.57%) JSP
4 11 (78.57%) Linux
4 11 (78.57%) OO
4 11 (78.57%) Configuration Management
4 11 (78.57%) Oracle Database
5 10 (71.43%) UML
5 10 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (57.14%) PVCS
6 8 (57.14%) XML
6 8 (57.14%) XSLT
6 8 (57.14%) XML Schema
6 8 (57.14%) Virtual Machines
7 6 (42.86%) Mentoring
7 6 (42.86%) Mainframe
7 6 (42.86%) Enterprise Architecture
7 6 (42.86%) VME
8 5 (35.71%) Fujitsu
8 5 (35.71%) Java
9 3 (21.43%) .NET
9 3 (21.43%) IIS
9 3 (21.43%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (21.43%) Apache
9 3 (21.43%) Tomcat

Servlets
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 11 (78.57%) WebLogic
2 3 (21.43%) Apache
2 3 (21.43%) IIS
2 3 (21.43%) Jetty
2 3 (21.43%) Mongrel
2 3 (21.43%) nginx
2 3 (21.43%) Tomcat
2 3 (21.43%) WebSphere
3 1 (7.14%) JBoss
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 11 (78.57%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (21.43%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (21.43%) Google App Engine
2 3 (21.43%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) DHCP
1 3 (21.43%) DNS
1 3 (21.43%) FTP
1 3 (21.43%) HTTP
1 3 (21.43%) IPsec
1 3 (21.43%) SSL
1 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (78.57%) Oracle Database
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (57.14%) PVCS
2 3 (21.43%) Jenkins
2 3 (21.43%) Travis CI
3 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
3 1 (7.14%) Subversion
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) Architect
1 11 (78.57%) Technical Architect
2 7 (50.00%) Digital Architect
2 7 (50.00%) Digital Technical Architect
3 3 (21.43%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Oracle Architect
3 3 (21.43%) Oracle Technical Architect
4 2 (14.29%) J2EE Architect
4 2 (14.29%) J2EE Technical Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Java Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Java Technical Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Java/J2EE Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Java/J2EE Technical Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Lead DevOps
5 1 (7.14%) Lead DevOps Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) WebLogic Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) J2EE
2 11 (78.57%) JSP
3 8 (57.14%) XML
3 8 (57.14%) XML Schema
3 8 (57.14%) XSLT
4 3 (21.43%) .NET
5 1 (7.14%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Mainframe
2 1 (7.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (78.57%) Linux
2 6 (42.86%) VME
3 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) DevOps
2 12 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (85.71%) Scrum
3 11 (78.57%) Configuration Management
3 11 (78.57%) OO
4 10 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (71.43%) UML
5 6 (42.86%) Enterprise Architecture
5 6 (42.86%) Mentoring
6 3 (21.43%) Open Source
7 1 (7.14%) API Design
7 1 (7.14%) Coaching
7 1 (7.14%) Integration Testing
7 1 (7.14%) Kanban
7 1 (7.14%) Line Management
7 1 (7.14%) Microservices
7 1 (7.14%) SOA
7 1 (7.14%) System Integration Testing
7 1 (7.14%) Test Automation
7 1 (7.14%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) Java
2 1 (7.14%) C
2 1 (7.14%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 8 (57.14%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (21.43%) Xen
3 1 (7.14%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) Puppet
2 1 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) Oracle
2 5 (35.71%) Fujitsu
3 3 (21.43%) Google
3 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
3 3 (21.43%) VMware
4 1 (7.14%) WSO2