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 3 months to 25 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
UK / Scotland
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 105 145 124
Rank change year-on-year +40 -21  
Contract jobs citing Servlets 6 8 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.28% 0.28% 0.46%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.94% 1.23% 2.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 14
Median daily rate £350 £370 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.40% +9.62%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £370 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £370 £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £475 £325
% change year-on-year -5.26% +46.15%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £44.50 £41.23
% change year-on-year - +7.94%  

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 Scotland with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 641 652 633
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 29.93% 22.52% 20.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 402 378 297
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £267 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £433 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 11
Median hourly rate £43.39 £36.75 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.06% -8.12%  
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 Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland 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 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 3 months to 25 June 2017.

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 3 months to 25 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
Edinburgh +15 6 £350 -5.40% 1
Servlets
UK

For the 6 months to 25 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Servlets.

1 8 (88.89%) Java
1 8 (88.89%) SQL
1 8 (88.89%) JSP
1 8 (88.89%) XML
2 7 (77.78%) Oracle
3 5 (55.56%) WebLogic
3 5 (55.56%) J2EE
3 5 (55.56%) HTML
3 5 (55.56%) Tomcat
4 4 (44.44%) Oracle APEX
4 4 (44.44%) GlassFish
4 4 (44.44%) MVC
4 4 (44.44%) CSS
4 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
4 4 (44.44%) Oracle Database
5 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (33.33%) Disclosure Scotland
5 3 (33.33%) Pega PRPC
5 3 (33.33%) EJB
5 3 (33.33%) DB2
5 3 (33.33%) JDBC
5 3 (33.33%) SOAP
5 3 (33.33%) JBoss
5 3 (33.33%) Pega
5 3 (33.33%) Spring
5 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (33.33%) WebSphere
5 3 (33.33%) Degree
6 2 (22.22%) JSTL
6 2 (22.22%) Spring MVC

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 5 (55.56%) Tomcat
1 5 (55.56%) WebLogic
2 4 (44.44%) GlassFish
3 3 (33.33%) JBoss
3 3 (33.33%) WebSphere
4 2 (22.22%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (22.22%) CMS
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Pega PRPC
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) BrowserStack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) HTTP
1 1 (11.11%) LDAP
1 1 (11.11%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle Database
2 3 (33.33%) DB2
3 2 (22.22%) MySQL
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (11.11%) GIS
4 1 (11.11%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (22.22%) Ant
2 2 (22.22%) Eclipse
3 1 (11.11%) Artifactory
3 1 (11.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (11.11%) ClearCase
3 1 (11.11%) Cucumber
3 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
3 1 (11.11%) Hudson
3 1 (11.11%) IBM UrbanCode
3 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
3 1 (11.11%) Selenium
3 1 (11.11%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (11.11%) Subversion
3 1 (11.11%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (11.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Architect
2 3 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Lead Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Systems Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Angular Developer
4 1 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) J2EE Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Pega Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) JSP
1 8 (88.89%) XML
2 5 (55.56%) HTML
2 5 (55.56%) J2EE
3 4 (44.44%) CSS
4 3 (33.33%) EJB
4 3 (33.33%) JDBC
4 3 (33.33%) SOAP
4 3 (33.33%) Spring
5 2 (22.22%) Apache Felix
5 2 (22.22%) Apache Sling
5 2 (22.22%) Hibernate
5 2 (22.22%) Java EE
5 2 (22.22%) jQuery
5 2 (22.22%) JRuby
5 2 (22.22%) JSTL
5 2 (22.22%) REST
5 2 (22.22%) Spring MVC
5 2 (22.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (22.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) MVC
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
3 2 (22.22%) Content Management
3 2 (22.22%) OO
3 2 (22.22%) People Management
3 2 (22.22%) Performance Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Scrum
3 2 (22.22%) SDLC
3 2 (22.22%) SOA
3 2 (22.22%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (22.22%) Waterfall
4 1 (11.11%) Artefact Management
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (11.11%) Dependency Injection
4 1 (11.11%) DevOps
4 1 (11.11%) Release Automation
4 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
4 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
4 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) Java
1 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 2 (22.22%) Groovy
3 2 (22.22%) Jython
3 2 (22.22%) PL/SQL
4 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
4 1 (11.11%) Python
4 1 (11.11%) Ruby
4 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (22.22%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Ansible
1 1 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (11.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Oracle
2 3 (33.33%) Pega
3 2 (22.22%) Adobe