Period
to 18 November 2018

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 18 November 2018 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
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 189 181 175
Rank change year-on-year -8 -6 +14
Contract jobs citing Servlets 10 6 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.19% 0.12% 0.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.68% 0.45% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 7
Scotland median daily rate £388 £470 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.55% +27.03% +4.23%
10th Percentile £334 £276 £362
90th Percentile £438 £590 £533
UK median daily rate £500 £473 £475
% change year-on-year +5.82% -0.53% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year +21.43% -22.22% +10.43%

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 1,476 1,347 1,225
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 28.28% 27.06% 27.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 819 835 741
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £313 £275 £263
90th Percentile £550 £525 £475
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 6 15
Scotland median hourly rate £35.00 £27.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.63% -36.47% +5.25%
10th Percentile £12.14 £18.75 £22.50
90th Percentile £43.75 £43.39 £52.00
UK median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.90% +2.67%

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 18 November 2018. 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 0 9 £388 +22.05% 2
Glasgow - 1 - - 1
Servlets
UK

For the 6 months to 18 November 2018, 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
2 9 (90.00%) JSP
2 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (80.00%) Oracle
4 7 (70.00%) Spring
4 7 (70.00%) Java EE
5 6 (60.00%) JBoss
5 6 (60.00%) Apache
6 5 (50.00%) Confluence
6 5 (50.00%) AngularJS
6 5 (50.00%) Oracle Database
6 5 (50.00%) Unix
6 5 (50.00%) SOAP
6 5 (50.00%) HTML
6 5 (50.00%) JSTL
6 5 (50.00%) JIRA
6 5 (50.00%) Hibernate
6 5 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (40.00%) Subversion
7 4 (40.00%) jQuery
7 4 (40.00%) Unit Testing
7 4 (40.00%) Web Services
7 4 (40.00%) TDD
7 4 (40.00%) Maven
7 4 (40.00%) CSS
7 4 (40.00%) JUnit
7 4 (40.00%) UML
7 4 (40.00%) Tomcat
7 4 (40.00%) Node.js

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
1 6 (60.00%) JBoss
2 5 (50.00%) Confluence
3 4 (40.00%) Tomcat
3 4 (40.00%) WildFly
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle Workflow
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (10.00%) MySQL
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
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 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Developer
2 8 (80.00%) Java Developer
3 6 (60.00%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) XML
2 9 (90.00%) JSP
3 7 (70.00%) Java EE
3 7 (70.00%) Spring
4 5 (50.00%) AngularJS
4 5 (50.00%) Hibernate
4 5 (50.00%) HTML
4 5 (50.00%) JSTL
4 5 (50.00%) SOAP
5 4 (40.00%) CSS
5 4 (40.00%) jQuery
5 4 (40.00%) Node.js
5 4 (40.00%) Web Services
6 3 (30.00%) .NET
7 2 (20.00%) .NET Framework
7 2 (20.00%) Apache Axis
7 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
7 2 (20.00%) JAX-RPC
7 2 (20.00%) Struts
7 2 (20.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) TDD
2 4 (40.00%) UML
2 4 (40.00%) Unit Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Case Management
3 3 (30.00%) Performance Management
4 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (20.00%) Data Integration
4 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (20.00%) Pair Programming
4 2 (20.00%) Scrum
4 2 (20.00%) Web Development
5 1 (10.00%) Performance Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Process Management
5 1 (10.00%) Project Management
5 1 (10.00%) Project Planning
5 1 (10.00%) Resource Management
5 1 (10.00%) Usability Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Use Case
5 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) BeanShell
3 1 (10.00%) C#
3 1 (10.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) VB
3 1 (10.00%) VB6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) Sybase