Period
to 21 January 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 21 January 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
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 180 174 161
Rank change year-on-year -6 -13 +25
Contract jobs citing Servlets 10 9 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.21% 0.19% 0.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.74% 0.74% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 4
Scotland median daily rate £400 £500 £443
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +12.99% +18.00%
10th Percentile £333 £362 £356
90th Percentile £438 £598 £533
UK median daily rate £516 £470 £500
% change year-on-year +9.79% -6.00% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £42.50 - -

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 1,351 1,221 1,098
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 28.78% 25.96% 29.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 783 750 672
Scotland median daily rate £425 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +3.45% -3.33%
10th Percentile £313 £275 £270
90th Percentile £543 £525 £488
UK median daily rate £476 £460 £425
% change year-on-year +3.48% +8.24% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 5 19
Scotland median hourly rate £35.00 £24.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +45.83% -46.67% +11.97%
10th Percentile £13.16 £13.45 £16.80
90th Percentile £43.75 £31.00 £52.17
UK median hourly rate £41.53 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +3.83% - +6.67%

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 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 21 January 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
Edinburgh +15 9 £400 +40.35% 1
Glasgow -19 1 - - 1
Servlets
UK

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 10 (100.00%) Java
1 10 (100.00%) XML
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (90.00%) Java EE
2 9 (90.00%) JSP
2 9 (90.00%) Oracle
3 7 (70.00%) Unix
3 7 (70.00%) Spring
4 6 (60.00%) Apache
5 5 (50.00%) JBoss
5 5 (50.00%) Hibernate
5 5 (50.00%) Web Services
5 5 (50.00%) Confluence
5 5 (50.00%) AngularJS
5 5 (50.00%) Oracle Database
5 5 (50.00%) JSTL
5 5 (50.00%) JIRA
5 5 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (40.00%) Subversion
6 4 (40.00%) Maven
6 4 (40.00%) Node.js
6 4 (40.00%) Unit Testing
6 4 (40.00%) Data Integration
6 4 (40.00%) JUnit
6 4 (40.00%) Tomcat
6 4 (40.00%) UML
6 4 (40.00%) WildFly
7 3 (30.00%) Case Management
7 3 (30.00%) Finance
7 3 (30.00%) HTML

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 6 (60.00%) Apache
2 5 (50.00%) Confluence
2 5 (50.00%) JBoss
3 4 (40.00%) Tomcat
3 4 (40.00%) WildFly
4 1 (10.00%) Apache Spark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (20.00%) Big Data
2 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (10.00%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) JIRA
2 4 (40.00%) JUnit
2 4 (40.00%) Maven
2 4 (40.00%) Subversion
3 1 (10.00%) JMeter
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Developer
2 7 (70.00%) Java Developer
3 6 (60.00%) Full Stack Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Consultant
4 2 (20.00%) ETL Consultant
4 2 (20.00%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) XML
2 9 (90.00%) Java EE
2 9 (90.00%) JSP
3 7 (70.00%) Spring
4 5 (50.00%) AngularJS
4 5 (50.00%) Hibernate
4 5 (50.00%) JSTL
4 5 (50.00%) Web Services
5 4 (40.00%) Node.js
6 3 (30.00%) .NET
6 3 (30.00%) CSS
6 3 (30.00%) HTML
6 3 (30.00%) jQuery
6 3 (30.00%) SOAP
7 2 (20.00%) Apache Axis
7 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
7 2 (20.00%) JAX-RPC
7 2 (20.00%) JAX-WS
7 2 (20.00%) Struts
7 2 (20.00%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) Data Integration
2 4 (40.00%) UML
2 4 (40.00%) Unit Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Case Management
3 3 (30.00%) Performance Management
3 3 (30.00%) TDD
4 2 (20.00%) Conceptual Models
4 2 (20.00%) Data Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) Data Modelling
4 2 (20.00%) ETL
4 2 (20.00%) ETL Development
4 2 (20.00%) Logical Data Model
4 2 (20.00%) Pair Programming
4 2 (20.00%) Scrum
4 2 (20.00%) Web Development
5 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (10.00%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) C#
3 1 (10.00%) VB
3 1 (10.00%) VB6
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) Informatica