Period
to 23 November 2017

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 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
England > South East
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 356 352 363
Rank change year-on-year -4 +11 -11
Contract jobs citing Servlets 20 29 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.12% 0.17% 0.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.43% 0.65% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 12 27
South East median daily rate £485 £320 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +51.80% -17.55% +38.39%
10th Percentile £406 £268 £319
90th Percentile £638 £419 £588
England median daily rate £490 £478 £455
% change year-on-year +2.62% +4.95% +10.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
South East median hourly rate - £45.00 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
England 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 the South East with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 4641 4473 5095
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 27.56% 26.82% 26.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 2856 2710 3290
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +6.21%
10th Percentile £300 £281 £263
90th Percentile £575 £538 £515
England median daily rate £463 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 130 122
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.76% +9.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £15.16 £12.25 £14.46
90th Percentile £50.00 £55.05 £51.25
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +10.29%

Servlets
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Servlets as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

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 Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Servlets in the South East over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 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
Thames Valley -1 11 £610 +91.00% 4
Berkshire -6 6 £375 +17.37% 2
Hampshire +11 5 £453 +45.97%
Oxfordshire +10 5 £625 -
West Sussex - 3 £485 - 1
Servlets
England

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 South East region with a requirement for Servlets.

1 20 (100.00%) Java
2 16 (80.00%) Spring
3 15 (75.00%) SQL
4 14 (70.00%) JSP
5 13 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (60.00%) XML
7 11 (55.00%) HTML
7 11 (55.00%) Web Services
7 11 (55.00%) REST
8 9 (45.00%) SOA
8 9 (45.00%) JavaScript
8 9 (45.00%) SOAP
8 9 (45.00%) Struts
9 8 (40.00%) Tomcat
9 8 (40.00%) BizTalk Server
9 8 (40.00%) JSON
9 8 (40.00%) Docker
9 8 (40.00%) DevOps
10 7 (35.00%) Puppet
10 7 (35.00%) Test Automation
10 7 (35.00%) Windows
10 7 (35.00%) Linux
10 7 (35.00%) .NET
10 7 (35.00%) J2EE
10 7 (35.00%) CSS
11 6 (30.00%) Oracle
11 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
11 6 (30.00%) OO
11 6 (30.00%) Workflow
11 6 (30.00%) Microsoft

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 8 (40.00%) BizTalk Server
1 8 (40.00%) Tomcat
2 5 (25.00%) JBoss
2 5 (25.00%) WebLogic
3 4 (20.00%) nginx
4 3 (15.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (10.00%) Apache
5 2 (10.00%) Apache Solr
6 1 (5.00%) FileNet
6 1 (5.00%) SharePoint Server
Cloud Services
1 4 (20.00%) GitHub
1 4 (20.00%) Google Analytics
2 3 (15.00%) SaaS
2 3 (15.00%) Slack
3 2 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (10.00%) AWS Lambda
3 2 (10.00%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) HTTP
1 4 (20.00%) SSL
1 4 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (15.00%) Internet
2 3 (15.00%) Intranet
3 1 (5.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (20.00%) DB2
2 4 (20.00%) MongoDB
2 4 (20.00%) MySQL
2 4 (20.00%) NoSQL
2 4 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (15.00%) RDBMS
3 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (30.00%) Cucumber
1 6 (30.00%) Eclipse
1 6 (30.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (30.00%) Jenkins
2 5 (25.00%) Ant
2 5 (25.00%) JIRA
3 4 (20.00%) Gatling
3 4 (20.00%) Grunt
3 4 (20.00%) gulp
3 4 (20.00%) IntelliJ
3 4 (20.00%) JUnit
3 4 (20.00%) Karma Test Runner
3 4 (20.00%) Selenium
3 4 (20.00%) Sublime Text
4 2 (10.00%) Maven
4 2 (10.00%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 4 (20.00%) Publishing
2 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.00%) Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Architect
2 8 (40.00%) Developer
3 7 (35.00%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (20.00%) Java Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Scala Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) DevOps Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Digital Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Java Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Java Solutions Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Pega Architect
5 2 (10.00%) SAP Architect
5 2 (10.00%) SAP Solutions Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Scala Software Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Software Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Software Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Programmer
6 1 (5.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (80.00%) Spring
2 14 (70.00%) JSP
3 12 (60.00%) XML
4 11 (55.00%) HTML
4 11 (55.00%) REST
4 11 (55.00%) Web Services
5 9 (45.00%) SOAP
5 9 (45.00%) Struts
6 8 (40.00%) JSON
7 7 (35.00%) .NET
7 7 (35.00%) CSS
7 7 (35.00%) J2EE
8 6 (30.00%) Hibernate
8 6 (30.00%) Node.js
9 5 (25.00%) EJB
9 5 (25.00%) jQuery
10 4 (20.00%) ActiveMQ
10 4 (20.00%) AngularJS
10 4 (20.00%) Gherkin
10 4 (20.00%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Client/Server
1 3 (15.00%) Data Structures
1 3 (15.00%) N-Tier
2 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (35.00%) Linux
1 7 (35.00%) Windows
2 5 (25.00%) Unix
3 4 (20.00%) Ubuntu
4 3 (15.00%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (45.00%) SOA
3 8 (40.00%) DevOps
4 7 (35.00%) Test Automation
5 6 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (30.00%) OO
5 6 (30.00%) Open Source
5 6 (30.00%) Workflow
6 5 (25.00%) Data Migration
6 5 (25.00%) Microservices
6 5 (25.00%) Migration
6 5 (25.00%) TDD
7 4 (20.00%) Analytics
7 4 (20.00%) Configuration Management
8 3 (15.00%) Data Modelling
8 3 (15.00%) ETL
8 3 (15.00%) High Availability
8 3 (15.00%) MSF
8 3 (15.00%) MVC
8 3 (15.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) Java
2 15 (75.00%) SQL
3 9 (45.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (30.00%) Scala
5 4 (20.00%) C#
5 4 (20.00%) Groovy
5 4 (20.00%) Haskell
5 4 (20.00%) Perl
5 4 (20.00%) Python
5 4 (20.00%) Ruby
6 1 (5.00%) BeanShell
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
1 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 8 (40.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (35.00%) Puppet
2 4 (20.00%) Grafana
2 4 (20.00%) Kibana
3 3 (15.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (30.00%) Oracle
2 5 (25.00%) SAP
3 4 (20.00%) Google
4 3 (15.00%) BEA
4 3 (15.00%) Cisco
4 3 (15.00%) IBM
4 3 (15.00%) Pega
4 3 (15.00%) Sybase
4 3 (15.00%) Vitria
5 2 (10.00%) webMethods