Period
to 23 November 2017

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 6 months to 23 November 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
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 185 217 212
Rank change year-on-year +32 -5 -44
Contract jobs citing Servlets 21 11 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.37% 0.16% 0.40%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.16% 0.57% 1.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 11 23
North West median daily rate £465 £475 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.11% +12.43% -0.59%
10th Percentile £343 £363 £330
90th Percentile £578 £571 £513
England median daily rate £490 £478 £455
% change year-on-year +2.62% +4.95% +10.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £40.75
% change year-on-year -22.22% +10.43% +35.83%

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 the North West with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1812 1927 2016
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 31.77% 28.19% 23.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 1246 1354 1258
North West median daily rate £400 £388 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% -0.64% +14.71%
10th Percentile £294 £275 £275
90th Percentile £538 £500 £538
England median daily rate £463 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 26 68
North West median hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.29% +2.94% -
10th Percentile £18.38 £15.38 £16.16
90th Percentile £50.86 £44.88 £47.33
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +10.29%

Servlets
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Servlets as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

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 Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Servlets in the North West over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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
Cheshire +14 10 £450 +100.00% 1
Merseyside +8 6 £525 -4.11%
Manchester +10 5 £325 -31.58%
Servlets
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 21 (100.00%) Java
2 19 (90.48%) JSP
3 14 (66.67%) J2EE
3 14 (66.67%) Spring
4 13 (61.90%) Finance
4 13 (61.90%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (57.14%) JSON
5 12 (57.14%) HTML
5 12 (57.14%) Web Services
6 11 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (52.38%) jQuery
7 10 (47.62%) Banking
7 10 (47.62%) CSS
7 10 (47.62%) JavaScript
8 9 (42.86%) Java EE
8 9 (42.86%) Waterfall
8 9 (42.86%) REST
9 8 (38.10%) SOAP
9 8 (38.10%) Ajax
9 8 (38.10%) JSF
9 8 (38.10%) EJB
10 7 (33.33%) Scrum
10 7 (33.33%) Struts
10 7 (33.33%) Data Protection
11 6 (28.57%) Android
11 6 (28.57%) Apple iOS
11 6 (28.57%) Adaptive Web Design
11 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
11 6 (28.57%) Web Design
12 5 (23.81%) MVC

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 4 (19.05%) CMS
2 3 (14.29%) WebSphere
3 2 (9.52%) nginx
3 2 (9.52%) Tomcat
3 2 (9.52%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (4.76%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) Internet
2 1 (4.76%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) MongoDB
2 2 (9.52%) Endeca
2 2 (9.52%) MariaDB
2 2 (9.52%) MySQL
3 1 (4.76%) DB2
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (23.81%) Git (software)
1 5 (23.81%) Gradle
1 5 (23.81%) JIRA
2 4 (19.05%) IntelliJ
3 2 (9.52%) Eclipse
4 1 (4.76%) Ant
4 1 (4.76%) Bitbucket
4 1 (4.76%) Jasmine
4 1 (4.76%) Jenkins
4 1 (4.76%) JUnit
4 1 (4.76%) Maven
4 1 (4.76%) Subversion
General
1 13 (61.90%) Finance
2 10 (47.62%) Banking
3 2 (9.52%) Manufacturing
3 2 (9.52%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (66.67%) Developer
1 14 (66.67%) Java Developer
2 7 (33.33%) J2EE Developer
2 7 (33.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 6 (28.57%) Architect
3 6 (28.57%) Digital Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) User Experience Architect
4 2 (9.52%) User Experience Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Architect
5 1 (4.76%) JSP Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Service Management Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (90.48%) JSP
2 14 (66.67%) J2EE
2 14 (66.67%) Spring
3 12 (57.14%) HTML
3 12 (57.14%) JSON
3 12 (57.14%) Web Services
4 11 (52.38%) jQuery
5 10 (47.62%) CSS
6 9 (42.86%) Java EE
6 9 (42.86%) REST
7 8 (38.10%) Ajax
7 8 (38.10%) EJB
7 8 (38.10%) JSF
7 8 (38.10%) SOAP
8 7 (33.33%) Struts
9 4 (19.05%) CSS3
9 4 (19.05%) Hibernate
9 4 (19.05%) HTML5
10 3 (14.29%) AngularJS
10 3 (14.29%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 13 (61.90%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (23.81%) User Experience
3 2 (9.52%) RIA
3 2 (9.52%) Social Media
4 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.76%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 6 (28.57%) Android
1 6 (28.57%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (42.86%) Waterfall
3 7 (33.33%) Data Protection
3 7 (33.33%) Scrum
4 6 (28.57%) Adaptive Web Design
4 6 (28.57%) Web Design
5 5 (23.81%) MVC
6 4 (19.05%) E-Commerce
7 3 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
8 2 (9.52%) Analytics
8 2 (9.52%) BDD
8 2 (9.52%) Change Management
8 2 (9.52%) Content Management
8 2 (9.52%) Investment Management
8 2 (9.52%) Project Management
8 2 (9.52%) SDLC
8 2 (9.52%) Strategic Planning
8 2 (9.52%) Supplier Management
9 1 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (4.76%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (47.62%) JavaScript
3 2 (9.52%) PL/SQL
3 2 (9.52%) SQL
4 1 (4.76%) Groovy
4 1 (4.76%) XPath
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 3 (14.29%) Oracle
3 2 (9.52%) FatWire
4 1 (4.76%) IBM
4 1 (4.76%) Perforce