Period
to 6 December 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 6 December 2019 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 > Scotland
6 months to
6 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 151 188 180
Rank change year-on-year +37 -8 -4
Contract jobs citing Servlets 16 10 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.40% 0.19% 0.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.41% 0.67% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 7
Scotland median daily rate £600 £388 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +54.84% -22.50% +35.14%
10th Percentile £443 £334 £345
90th Percentile £650 £438 £605
UK median daily rate £625 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +25.00% +5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - £42.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year - +21.43% -22.22%

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 Scotland with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1,135 1,503 1,359
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 28.10% 28.74% 26.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 643 851 841
Scotland median daily rate £440 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +10.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £273
90th Percentile £588 £550 £525
UK median daily rate £490 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +3.16% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 11 5
Scotland median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +45.83% -46.67%
10th Percentile £20.26 £12.17 £13.45
90th Percentile £46.00 £43.75 £31.00
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £41.53 £40.00
% change year-on-year +2.34% +3.83% +1.01%

Servlets
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Servlets in Scotland

Servlets
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Servlets in Scotland

Servlets
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Servlets in Scotland over the 6 months to 6 December 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Servlets in Scotland

Servlets
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Servlets in Scotland

Servlets
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Servlets within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 6 December 2019. 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
Glasgow +27 12 £600 - 3
Edinburgh +23 4 £444 +14.52% 1
Servlets
UK

For the 6 months to 6 December 2019, 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Servlets.

1 14 (87.50%) Tomcat
2 13 (81.25%) Java
2 13 (81.25%) Apache
3 11 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (62.50%) TCP/IP
4 10 (62.50%) DNS
4 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
4 10 (62.50%) IIS
4 10 (62.50%) WebSphere
5 9 (56.25%) .NET
6 8 (50.00%) DHCP
6 8 (50.00%) FTP
6 8 (50.00%) HTTP
6 8 (50.00%) Linux
6 8 (50.00%) Configuration Management
6 8 (50.00%) IPsec
6 8 (50.00%) VMware
6 8 (50.00%) Google
6 8 (50.00%) Xen
6 8 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (50.00%) Jetty
6 8 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (50.00%) nginx
6 8 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
6 8 (50.00%) Google App Engine
6 8 (50.00%) AWS
6 8 (50.00%) Open Source
6 8 (50.00%) Puppet
6 8 (50.00%) Jenkins
6 8 (50.00%) DevOps

Servlets
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 14 (87.50%) Tomcat
2 13 (81.25%) Apache
3 10 (62.50%) IIS
3 10 (62.50%) WebSphere
4 8 (50.00%) Jetty
4 8 (50.00%) Mongrel
4 8 (50.00%) nginx
5 6 (37.50%) JBoss
6 3 (18.75%) Confluence
6 3 (18.75%) WildFly
7 2 (12.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 2 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
7 2 (12.50%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (12.50%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (12.50%) WebSphere Portal
8 1 (6.25%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 8 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
1 8 (50.00%) AWS
1 8 (50.00%) GCP
1 8 (50.00%) Google App Engine
2 2 (12.50%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 10 (62.50%) DNS
1 10 (62.50%) TCP/IP
2 8 (50.00%) DHCP
2 8 (50.00%) FTP
2 8 (50.00%) HTTP
2 8 (50.00%) IPsec
3 7 (43.75%) SSL
4 2 (12.50%) iSCSI
4 2 (12.50%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) Relational Database
2 5 (31.25%) MongoDB
3 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database
3 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (12.50%) DB2
4 2 (12.50%) Ingres
4 2 (12.50%) RDBMS
4 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 8 (50.00%) Travis CI
2 4 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (18.75%) JIRA
3 3 (18.75%) JUnit
3 3 (18.75%) Maven
3 3 (18.75%) Subversion
General
1 8 (50.00%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Architect
2 3 (18.75%) Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Full Stack Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Java Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Platform Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Associate Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) DevOps Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Pega Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (56.25%) .NET
2 7 (43.75%) J2EE
3 5 (31.25%) Java EE
3 5 (31.25%) JSP
3 5 (31.25%) JSTL
3 5 (31.25%) RabbitMQ
3 5 (31.25%) XML
4 3 (18.75%) AngularJS
4 3 (18.75%) Hibernate
4 3 (18.75%) JPA
4 3 (18.75%) RESTful
4 3 (18.75%) Spring
4 3 (18.75%) STL
4 3 (18.75%) XSLT
5 2 (12.50%) CSS
5 2 (12.50%) HTML
5 2 (12.50%) REST
5 2 (12.50%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (12.50%) Replication
2 2 (12.50%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (12.50%) Taxonomies
2 2 (12.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (50.00%) Linux
2 5 (31.25%) Unix
3 2 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 8 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (50.00%) DevOps
2 8 (50.00%) Open Source
3 6 (37.50%) Unit Testing
4 5 (31.25%) Kanban
4 5 (31.25%) User Stories
5 4 (25.00%) OO
5 4 (25.00%) OOP
5 4 (25.00%) Pair Programming
6 3 (18.75%) Continuous Deployment
6 3 (18.75%) Microservices
6 3 (18.75%) TDD
6 3 (18.75%) UML
7 2 (12.50%) Analytics
7 2 (12.50%) Case Management
7 2 (12.50%) Content Management
7 2 (12.50%) Mobile Development
7 2 (12.50%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 13 (81.25%) Java
2 4 (25.00%) Java 8
2 4 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (12.50%) Bash Shell
3 2 (12.50%) Bourne shell
3 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 2 (12.50%) Korn
3 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
3 2 (12.50%) VB
3 2 (12.50%) VB6
4 1 (6.25%) sed
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 8 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (50.00%) Xen
2 2 (12.50%) NFS
2 2 (12.50%) Samba
Systems Management
1 8 (50.00%) Puppet
2 5 (31.25%) Ansible
3 4 (25.00%) Consul
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 8 (50.00%) Google
2 8 (50.00%) VMware
3 3 (18.75%) Oracle
4 2 (12.50%) Adobe
5 1 (6.25%) BEA
5 1 (6.25%) IBM
5 1 (6.25%) Pega