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 28 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
England / South East
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 237 254 248
Rank change year-on-year +17 -6  
Contract jobs citing Servlets 6 15 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.078% 0.17% 0.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.28% 0.63% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 10
Median daily rate £488 £365 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.76% -5.19%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £473 £325
% change year-on-year -4.76% +45.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £44.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £44.50 £38.00
% change year-on-year - +17.10%  

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 2109 2395 2371
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 27.29% 26.68% 25.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1352 1535 1502
Median daily rate £400 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +9.58%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 56 29
Median hourly rate £42.50 £43.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.16% +7.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.75 £12.50 £15.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.75 £55.00 £50.00
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 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 28 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
West Sussex - 5 £488 -
Berkshire - 1 - -
Servlets
England

For the 6 months to 28 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 South East region with a requirement for Servlets.

1 22 (95.65%) Java
2 21 (91.30%) JavaScript
3 19 (82.61%) XML
3 19 (82.61%) Linux
4 18 (78.26%) J2EE
4 18 (78.26%) Ant
5 14 (60.87%) WebLogic
5 14 (60.87%) JBoss
5 14 (60.87%) Apache
6 13 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (52.17%) Windows
8 11 (47.83%) Tomcat
8 11 (47.83%) Python
8 11 (47.83%) IntelliJ
8 11 (47.83%) HTTP
8 11 (47.83%) EJB
8 11 (47.83%) JSP
8 11 (47.83%) Oracle
8 11 (47.83%) C#
8 11 (47.83%) Perl
8 11 (47.83%) Ruby
8 11 (47.83%) Google
8 11 (47.83%) Ubuntu
8 11 (47.83%) TCP/IP
8 11 (47.83%) SSL
8 11 (47.83%) Selenium
8 11 (47.83%) Google Analytics
8 11 (47.83%) jQuery
8 11 (47.83%) Haskell
8 11 (47.83%) Continuous Integration

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 14 (60.87%) Apache
1 14 (60.87%) JBoss
1 14 (60.87%) WebLogic
2 11 (47.83%) nginx
2 11 (47.83%) Tomcat
3 7 (30.43%) ATG Dynamo
3 7 (30.43%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Pega PRPC
1 2 (8.70%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (47.83%) GitHub
1 11 (47.83%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 11 (47.83%) HTTP
1 11 (47.83%) SSL
1 11 (47.83%) TCP/IP
2 2 (8.70%) LDAP
3 1 (4.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (47.83%) MongoDB
1 11 (47.83%) NoSQL
2 8 (34.78%) Oracle Database
3 2 (8.70%) Data Mart
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (78.26%) Ant
2 11 (47.83%) Cucumber
2 11 (47.83%) Gatling
2 11 (47.83%) Git (software)
2 11 (47.83%) Grunt
2 11 (47.83%) gulp
2 11 (47.83%) IntelliJ
2 11 (47.83%) Jenkins
2 11 (47.83%) Karma Test Runner
2 11 (47.83%) Selenium
2 11 (47.83%) Sublime Text
3 7 (30.43%) Eclipse
3 7 (30.43%) JUnit
3 7 (30.43%) Log4j
3 7 (30.43%) Subversion
General
1 1 (4.35%) Finance
1 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (78.26%) Developer
2 11 (47.83%) Scala Developer
3 7 (30.43%) Senior Developer
4 4 (17.39%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) Digital Developer
4 4 (17.39%) Scala Software Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) Senior Scala Developer
4 4 (17.39%) Senior Software Developer
4 4 (17.39%) Senior Software Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) Software Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Architect
6 2 (8.70%) Pega Architect
6 2 (8.70%) Systems Architect
7 1 (4.35%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (82.61%) XML
2 18 (78.26%) J2EE
3 11 (47.83%) AngularJS
3 11 (47.83%) EJB
3 11 (47.83%) Gherkin
3 11 (47.83%) jQuery
3 11 (47.83%) JSP
3 11 (47.83%) Node.js
4 10 (43.48%) REST
4 10 (43.48%) SOAP
5 9 (39.13%) CSS
6 8 (34.78%) HTML
6 8 (34.78%) JMS
6 8 (34.78%) Spring
6 8 (34.78%) Web Services
7 7 (30.43%) Hibernate
7 7 (30.43%) HTML5
7 7 (30.43%) JSON
7 7 (30.43%) Play Framework
7 7 (30.43%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 19 (82.61%) Linux
2 12 (52.17%) Windows
3 11 (47.83%) Ubuntu
4 9 (39.13%) Unix
5 1 (4.35%) AIX
5 1 (4.35%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (47.83%) Analytics
2 11 (47.83%) Continuous Integration
2 11 (47.83%) DevOps
2 11 (47.83%) Open Source
2 11 (47.83%) Test Automation
3 8 (34.78%) E-Commerce
4 7 (30.43%) Configuration Management
4 7 (30.43%) Microservices
4 7 (30.43%) Personalization
4 7 (30.43%) Quality Management
5 4 (17.39%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (17.39%) Software Engineering
6 3 (13.04%) SDLC
7 2 (8.70%) Data Modelling
7 2 (8.70%) Identity Access Management
7 2 (8.70%) OO
7 2 (8.70%) OOP
7 2 (8.70%) Use Case
7 2 (8.70%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 22 (95.65%) Java
2 21 (91.30%) JavaScript
3 11 (47.83%) C#
3 11 (47.83%) Groovy
3 11 (47.83%) Haskell
3 11 (47.83%) Perl
3 11 (47.83%) Python
3 11 (47.83%) Ruby
3 11 (47.83%) Scala
4 9 (39.13%) SQL
5 1 (4.35%) BeanShell
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (30.43%) Docker
2 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.35%) NDS
2 1 (4.35%) NetIQ eDirectory
Systems Management
1 11 (47.83%) Grafana
1 11 (47.83%) Kibana
2 7 (30.43%) Puppet
3 2 (8.70%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 11 (47.83%) Google
1 11 (47.83%) Oracle
2 7 (30.43%) Adobe
2 7 (30.43%) ATG
2 7 (30.43%) webMethods
3 2 (8.70%) Pega
3 2 (8.70%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (8.70%) TIBCO
4 1 (4.35%) CA
4 1 (4.35%) Novell
4 1 (4.35%) Sybase