The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 24 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
North East / Tyne and Wear
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 123 54
Contract jobs citing Servlets 0 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear - 0.071% 0.96%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.36% 3.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 6
Median daily rate - £540 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +87.82%  
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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Tyne and Wear
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 106 281 160
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 27.89% 19.89% 25.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 180 104
Median daily rate £450 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.57% +7.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 12 1
Median hourly rate £46.42 £28.25 £15.68
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +64.30% +80.22%  
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 Tyne and Wear

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 Tyne and Wear

Servlets
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Servlets in Tyne and Wear.

Contractor daily rate trend for Servlets in Tyne and Wear