The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 27 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
England / North West
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 129 152 134
Rank change year-on-year +23 -18  
Contract jobs citing Servlets 10 7 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.34% 0.18% 0.52%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.12% 0.73% 2.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 15
Median daily rate £458 £388 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.06% +29.16%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £368 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £405 £401
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £470 £325
% change year-on-year -4.25% +44.61%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 the North West with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
North West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 890 964 802
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 30.22% 25.40% 22.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 582 678 528
Median daily rate £388 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 19 22
Median hourly rate £41.25 £28.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +44.73% -32.94%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.40 £18.80 £16.16
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £56.50
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 the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West 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 the North West

Servlets
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Servlets in the North West

Servlets
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Servlets in the North West

Servlets
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Servlets within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 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
Cheshire +25 6 £458 +18.06% 6
Manchester +17 3 - - 2
Lancashire +4 1 - -
Servlets
England

For the 6 months to 27 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 North West region with a requirement for Servlets.

1 26 (100.00%) Java
2 21 (80.77%) J2EE
3 18 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (69.23%) JavaScript
4 17 (65.38%) JSP
5 16 (61.54%) Spring
5 16 (61.54%) Ajax
6 15 (57.69%) EJB
7 14 (53.85%) jQuery
7 14 (53.85%) Finance
7 14 (53.85%) Scrum
8 13 (50.00%) SOAP
8 13 (50.00%) Struts
8 13 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
9 12 (46.15%) Data Protection
9 12 (46.15%) Banking
10 11 (42.31%) JIRA
10 11 (42.31%) WebSphere
10 11 (42.31%) XML
10 11 (42.31%) SQL
10 11 (42.31%) Git (software)
10 11 (42.31%) Waterfall
10 11 (42.31%) MongoDB
11 9 (34.62%) Oracle
11 9 (34.62%) HTTP
11 9 (34.62%) JSON
12 8 (30.77%) Apache
12 8 (30.77%) Web Services
12 8 (30.77%) REST
12 8 (30.77%) Gradle

Servlets
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 (42.31%) WebSphere
2 8 (30.77%) Apache
3 7 (26.92%) Tomcat
4 5 (19.23%) WebLogic
5 4 (15.38%) IIS
5 4 (15.38%) Jetty
5 4 (15.38%) Mongrel
5 4 (15.38%) nginx
5 4 (15.38%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (7.69%) JBoss
6 2 (7.69%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (3.85%) GlassFish
7 1 (3.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (3.85%) WebLogic Integration
7 1 (3.85%) WebSphere Portal
7 1 (3.85%) WebSphere Process Server
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (15.38%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (15.38%) Google App Engine
1 4 (15.38%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 9 (34.62%) HTTP
2 6 (23.08%) SSL
3 4 (15.38%) DHCP
3 4 (15.38%) DNS
3 4 (15.38%) FTP
3 4 (15.38%) IPsec
3 4 (15.38%) TCP/IP
4 2 (7.69%) Firewall
4 2 (7.69%) LAN
4 2 (7.69%) LDAP
4 2 (7.69%) VoIP
4 2 (7.69%) VPN
4 2 (7.69%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (42.31%) MongoDB
2 4 (15.38%) DB2
2 4 (15.38%) NoSQL
3 3 (11.54%) CouchDB
3 3 (11.54%) MySQL
3 3 (11.54%) Neo4j
3 3 (11.54%) Relational Database
3 3 (11.54%) Riak
3 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.85%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 11 (42.31%) Git (software)
1 11 (42.31%) JIRA
2 8 (30.77%) Gradle
3 7 (26.92%) IntelliJ
3 7 (26.92%) Jenkins
4 4 (15.38%) Travis CI
5 2 (7.69%) Eclipse
5 2 (7.69%) Maven
6 1 (3.85%) Apache Ivy
6 1 (3.85%) ClearCase
6 1 (3.85%) JDeveloper
6 1 (3.85%) Subversion
General
1 14 (53.85%) Finance
2 12 (46.15%) Banking
3 1 (3.85%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 20 (76.92%) Developer
2 19 (73.08%) Java Developer
3 3 (11.54%) J2EE Developer
3 3 (11.54%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Architect
4 2 (7.69%) Lead Architect
4 2 (7.69%) Pega Architect
4 2 (7.69%) Senior Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Systems Architect
5 1 (3.85%) DevOps Specialist
5 1 (3.85%) Portal Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (3.85%) WebCenter Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (80.77%) J2EE
2 17 (65.38%) JSP
3 16 (61.54%) Ajax
3 16 (61.54%) Spring
4 15 (57.69%) EJB
5 14 (53.85%) jQuery
6 13 (50.00%) SOAP
6 13 (50.00%) Struts
7 11 (42.31%) XML
8 9 (34.62%) JSON
9 8 (30.77%) REST
9 8 (30.77%) Web Services
10 7 (26.92%) CSS
10 7 (26.92%) HTML
11 5 (19.23%) JMS
12 4 (15.38%) .NET
13 3 (11.54%) DOM
13 3 (11.54%) Hibernate
13 3 (11.54%) SAX
13 3 (11.54%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 13 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.69%) Mainframe
2 2 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.69%) Security Operations Centre
2 2 (7.69%) Wiki
3 1 (3.85%) Clustering
3 1 (3.85%) DataPower
3 1 (3.85%) Derivative
3 1 (3.85%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.85%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 4 (15.38%) Linux
2 2 (7.69%) Unix
2 2 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (53.85%) Scrum
3 12 (46.15%) Data Protection
4 11 (42.31%) Waterfall
5 5 (19.23%) BDD
5 5 (19.23%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (15.38%) Configuration Management
6 4 (15.38%) DevOps
6 4 (15.38%) Open Source
6 4 (15.38%) TDD
7 3 (11.54%) MVC
7 3 (11.54%) Pair Programming
8 2 (7.69%) Data Modelling
8 2 (7.69%) Information Security
8 2 (7.69%) OOA/OOD
8 2 (7.69%) Performance Analysis
8 2 (7.69%) Refactoring
8 2 (7.69%) SEO
8 2 (7.69%) UML
8 2 (7.69%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 26 (100.00%) Java
2 18 (69.23%) JavaScript
3 11 (42.31%) SQL
4 3 (11.54%) Groovy
5 2 (7.69%) Python
5 2 (7.69%) Ruby
5 2 (7.69%) Scala
6 1 (3.85%) C
6 1 (3.85%) Perl
6 1 (3.85%) PL/SQL
6 1 (3.85%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.69%) CISSP
2 2 (7.69%) SANS
2 2 (7.69%) SC Cleared
2 2 (7.69%) SSCP
3 1 (3.85%) OCMJD
3 1 (3.85%) OCPJP
3 1 (3.85%) OCPJWCD
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (3.85%) PMI Certification
3 1 (3.85%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 4 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (15.38%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (15.38%) Puppet
2 2 (7.69%) QRadar
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 9 (34.62%) Oracle
2 6 (23.08%) IBM
3 5 (19.23%) Google
4 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
4 4 (15.38%) VMware
5 2 (7.69%) Apple
5 2 (7.69%) HP
5 2 (7.69%) LogRhythm
5 2 (7.69%) Pega
5 2 (7.69%) Splunk
6 1 (3.85%) Chordiant
6 1 (3.85%) Kony
6 1 (3.85%) Sun
6 1 (3.85%) Sybase
6 1 (3.85%) Yahoo!
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