The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 30 March 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
England / South East
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 232 250 254
Rank change year-on-year +18 +4  
Contract jobs citing Servlets 16 17 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.20% 0.18% 0.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.76% 0.75% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 14 8
Median daily rate £512 £355 £346
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +44.08% +2.52%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £388 £350
% change year-on-year +19.35% +10.71%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £38.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £38.38 -

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 the South East with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 2110 2252 2324
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 26.64% 23.95% 23.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 1265 1512 1361
Median daily rate £400 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +2.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £512 £495 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 50 50
Median hourly rate £43.00 £38.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.15% +8.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £11.00 £15.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.89 £60.62 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +7.89% +5.55%  

Servlets
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 the South East

Servlets
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Servlets in the South East

Servlets
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Servlets in the South East

Servlets
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Servlets within the South East region over the 3 months to 30 March 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
Hampshire +19 7 - -
West Sussex - 6 £512 - 2
Berkshire +25 2 - -
Surrey - 1 - -
Servlets
England

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 South East region with a requirement for Servlets.

1 35 (97.22%) Java
1 35 (97.22%) JavaScript
2 31 (86.11%) XML
3 27 (75.00%) J2EE
4 24 (66.67%) Linux
5 22 (61.11%) Ant
6 21 (58.33%) JSP
6 21 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (58.33%) Subversion
7 19 (52.78%) E-Commerce
7 19 (52.78%) JBoss
7 19 (52.78%) Apache
8 18 (50.00%) XSLT
9 17 (47.22%) WebLogic
9 17 (47.22%) Oracle
9 17 (47.22%) Tomcat
9 17 (47.22%) Quality Management
10 15 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
10 15 (41.67%) Groovy
10 15 (41.67%) Scala
10 15 (41.67%) Open Source
10 15 (41.67%) MongoDB
10 15 (41.67%) GitHub
10 15 (41.67%) Jenkins
11 14 (38.89%) Spring
11 14 (38.89%) JMS
11 14 (38.89%) HTML
11 14 (38.89%) JDBC
11 14 (38.89%) Web Services
12 13 (36.11%) ATG

Servlets
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 19 (52.78%) Apache
1 19 (52.78%) JBoss
2 17 (47.22%) Tomcat
2 17 (47.22%) WebLogic
3 13 (36.11%) ATG Dynamo
3 13 (36.11%) WebSphere
4 9 (25.00%) nginx
5 3 (8.33%) Alfresco
5 3 (8.33%) Liferay
6 2 (5.56%) GlassFish
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (41.67%) GitHub
2 9 (25.00%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 9 (25.00%) HTTP
1 9 (25.00%) SSL
1 9 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (11.11%) LDAP
3 2 (5.56%) SNMP
4 1 (2.78%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (41.67%) MongoDB
2 13 (36.11%) Oracle Database
3 9 (25.00%) NoSQL
4 2 (5.56%) Data Mart
4 2 (5.56%) MySQL
5 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 22 (61.11%) Ant
2 21 (58.33%) Subversion
3 15 (41.67%) Jenkins
4 13 (36.11%) Log4j
5 12 (33.33%) IntelliJ
6 9 (25.00%) Cucumber
6 9 (25.00%) Eclipse
6 9 (25.00%) Gatling
6 9 (25.00%) Git (software)
6 9 (25.00%) Grunt
6 9 (25.00%) gulp
6 9 (25.00%) Karma Test Runner
6 9 (25.00%) Selenium
6 9 (25.00%) Sublime Text
7 6 (16.67%) Gradle
7 6 (16.67%) JIRA
7 6 (16.67%) JUnit
8 2 (5.56%) NetBeans
General
1 1 (2.78%) Finance
Job Titles
1 31 (86.11%) Developer
2 11 (30.56%) Java Developer
3 9 (25.00%) Scala Developer
4 6 (16.67%) Senior Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Agile Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Agile Java Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Architect
6 2 (5.56%) Systems Architect
7 1 (2.78%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Digital Developer
7 1 (2.78%) E-Commerce Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Java E-Commerce Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Java WebSphere Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Scala Software Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Senior Scala Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Senior Software Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Software Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Technical Architect
7 1 (2.78%) WebLogic Developer
7 1 (2.78%) WebSphere Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (86.11%) XML
2 27 (75.00%) J2EE
3 21 (58.33%) JSP
4 18 (50.00%) XSLT
5 14 (38.89%) HTML
5 14 (38.89%) JDBC
5 14 (38.89%) JMS
5 14 (38.89%) Spring
5 14 (38.89%) Web Services
6 11 (30.56%) jQuery
6 11 (30.56%) REST
7 9 (25.00%) AngularJS
7 9 (25.00%) CSS
7 9 (25.00%) Gherkin
7 9 (25.00%) Node.js
8 8 (22.22%) EJB
8 8 (22.22%) SOAP
9 7 (19.44%) Hibernate
10 6 (16.67%) HTML5
10 6 (16.67%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
1 1 (2.78%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 24 (66.67%) Linux
2 12 (33.33%) Windows
3 9 (25.00%) Ubuntu
4 8 (22.22%) Unix
5 4 (11.11%) Solaris
6 1 (2.78%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (52.78%) E-Commerce
3 17 (47.22%) Quality Management
4 15 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (41.67%) Open Source
5 13 (36.11%) Personalization
6 9 (25.00%) Analytics
6 9 (25.00%) Automated Testing
6 9 (25.00%) DevOps
7 7 (19.44%) Microservices
8 6 (16.67%) Extreme Programming
8 6 (16.67%) Pair Programming
8 6 (16.67%) TDD
8 6 (16.67%) Web Application Development
9 5 (13.89%) Configuration Management
9 5 (13.89%) Functional Testing
9 5 (13.89%) IT Strategy
9 5 (13.89%) SDLC
10 4 (11.11%) MVC
11 3 (8.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 35 (97.22%) Java
1 35 (97.22%) JavaScript
2 15 (41.67%) Groovy
2 15 (41.67%) Scala
3 11 (30.56%) Python
4 9 (25.00%) C#
4 9 (25.00%) Haskell
4 9 (25.00%) Perl
4 9 (25.00%) Ruby
4 9 (25.00%) SQL
5 2 (5.56%) C++
5 2 (5.56%) Tcl
6 1 (2.78%) BeanShell
6 1 (2.78%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (11.11%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (11.11%) Docker
2 1 (2.78%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.78%) NDS
2 1 (2.78%) NetIQ eDirectory
Systems Management
1 9 (25.00%) Grafana
1 9 (25.00%) Kibana
2 4 (11.11%) Puppet
3 2 (5.56%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 17 (47.22%) Oracle
2 13 (36.11%) ATG
3 9 (25.00%) Google
4 4 (11.11%) webMethods
5 3 (8.33%) Adobe
5 3 (8.33%) GigaSpaces
5 3 (8.33%) Pega
5 3 (8.33%) TIBCO
6 2 (5.56%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (2.78%) CA
7 1 (2.78%) Novell
7 1 (2.78%) Sybase