Period
to 23 November 2017

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 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
UK > Scotland
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 180 175 185
Rank change year-on-year -5 +10 -33
Contract jobs citing Servlets 7 11 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.14% 0.25% 0.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.52% 0.92% 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 11
Scotland median daily rate £485 £370 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +31.08% +4.23% -15.98%
10th Percentile £284 £360 £319
90th Percentile £613 £533 £475
UK median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK 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 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 1354 1195 1248
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 26.85% 27.57% 20.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 841 717 671
Scotland median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% -
10th Percentile £273 £263 £269
90th Percentile £525 £475 £488
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 15 16
Scotland median hourly rate £24.00 £42.50 £40.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -43.53% +5.25% +1.58%
10th Percentile £17.89 £22.50 £25.00
90th Percentile £40.03 £52.00 £55.00
UK median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +8.70%

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 23 November 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 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
Edinburgh -9 3 £318 -14.19% 1
Servlets
UK

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 Scotland region with a requirement for Servlets.

1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle
3 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 5 (71.43%) JSP
3 5 (71.43%) XML
3 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (71.43%) Hibernate
4 4 (57.14%) Scrum
4 4 (57.14%) TDD
4 4 (57.14%) JDBC
4 4 (57.14%) WebSphere
4 4 (57.14%) Spring
4 4 (57.14%) XSLT
4 4 (57.14%) JBoss
4 4 (57.14%) Tomcat
4 4 (57.14%) Struts
4 4 (57.14%) Web Services
4 4 (57.14%) J2EE
4 4 (57.14%) Oracle Database
5 3 (42.86%) Relational Database
5 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
5 3 (42.86%) Jenkins
5 3 (42.86%) Guidewire
5 3 (42.86%) JUnit
5 3 (42.86%) EJB
5 3 (42.86%) UML
5 3 (42.86%) OOA/OOD
5 3 (42.86%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
5 3 (42.86%) RDBMS
5 3 (42.86%) JDeveloper

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 4 (57.14%) JBoss
1 4 (57.14%) Tomcat
1 4 (57.14%) WebSphere
2 1 (14.29%) Apache
2 1 (14.29%) GlassFish
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (14.29%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle Database
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (42.86%) RDBMS
2 3 (42.86%) Relational Database
3 1 (14.29%) GIS
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
1 3 (42.86%) JDeveloper
1 3 (42.86%) Jenkins
1 3 (42.86%) JUnit
1 3 (42.86%) Log4j
1 3 (42.86%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
1 3 (42.86%) XMLSpy
2 1 (14.29%) Ant
2 1 (14.29%) Eclipse
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle APEX
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Java Developer
3 3 (42.86%) Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Angular Developer
4 1 (14.29%) J2EE Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior J2EE Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) Hibernate
1 5 (71.43%) JSP
1 5 (71.43%) XML
2 4 (57.14%) J2EE
2 4 (57.14%) JDBC
2 4 (57.14%) Spring
2 4 (57.14%) Struts
2 4 (57.14%) Web Services
2 4 (57.14%) XSLT
3 3 (42.86%) EJB
4 2 (28.57%) CSS
4 2 (28.57%) HTML
4 2 (28.57%) jQuery
5 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
5 1 (14.29%) Apache Axis
5 1 (14.29%) Apache CXF
5 1 (14.29%) JAX-WS
5 1 (14.29%) JPA
5 1 (14.29%) JSF
5 1 (14.29%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Scrum
2 4 (57.14%) TDD
3 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (42.86%) OOA/OOD
3 3 (42.86%) UML
4 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
5 1 (14.29%) Data Integration
5 1 (14.29%) Dependency Injection
5 1 (14.29%) MVC
5 1 (14.29%) Pair Programming
5 1 (14.29%) SOA
5 1 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
1 1 (14.29%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Oracle
2 3 (42.86%) Guidewire