The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 27 April 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
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 94 109 97
Rank change year-on-year +15 -12  
Contract jobs citing Servlets 3 11 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.22% 0.54% 1.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.58% 1.59% 3.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 17
Median daily rate £369 £470 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.54% +67.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £364 £355 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £374 £540 £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £300
% change year-on-year +9.09% +37.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £41.25 -

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 513 691 586
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 37.31% 33.82% 29.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 380 504 350
Median daily rate £375 £420 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.71% +20.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £313 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 6
Median hourly rate - £9.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -77.50%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year +21.42% -4.10%  

Servlets
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 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 West Yorkshire

Servlets
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Servlets in West Yorkshire

Servlets
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Servlets in West Yorkshire

Servlets
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Servlets within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 April 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
Halifax - 2 £375 -
Leeds +8 1 £363 -22.87%
Servlets
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Servlets.

1 8 (100.00%) Java
1 8 (100.00%) J2EE
2 7 (87.50%) JMS
3 6 (75.00%) Web Services
4 5 (62.50%) E-Commerce
4 5 (62.50%) B2B
4 5 (62.50%) EAI
4 5 (62.50%) SOA
4 5 (62.50%) EJB
4 5 (62.50%) SOAP
4 5 (62.50%) Mule
4 5 (62.50%) REST
4 5 (62.50%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (62.50%) MuleSoft
4 5 (62.50%) Mule ESB
4 5 (62.50%) API Development
4 5 (62.50%) Middleware
5 3 (37.50%) Open Source
5 3 (37.50%) WebSphere
5 3 (37.50%) Sun
5 3 (37.50%) Sun Certification
5 3 (37.50%) JDBC
5 3 (37.50%) JSP
5 3 (37.50%) SQL
5 3 (37.50%) Eclipse
6 2 (25.00%) IBM
6 2 (25.00%) NetBeans
6 2 (25.00%) QA
6 2 (25.00%) JSF
6 2 (25.00%) JNI

Servlets
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 5 (62.50%) Mule
1 5 (62.50%) Mule ESB
2 3 (37.50%) WebSphere
3 2 (25.00%) WebSphere Portal
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Eclipse
2 2 (25.00%) NetBeans
3 1 (12.50%) Rational Application Developer
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
2 5 (62.50%) Integration Developer
2 5 (62.50%) MuleSoft Developer
3 2 (25.00%) WebSphere Developer
3 2 (25.00%) WebSphere Portal Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) J2EE Developer
4 1 (12.50%) J2EE WebSphere Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Java Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Java WebSphere Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Portal Developer
4 1 (12.50%) WebSphere Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) WebSphere Portal Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) J2EE
2 7 (87.50%) JMS
3 6 (75.00%) Web Services
4 5 (62.50%) EJB
4 5 (62.50%) Middleware
4 5 (62.50%) REST
4 5 (62.50%) SOAP
5 3 (37.50%) JDBC
5 3 (37.50%) JSP
6 2 (25.00%) JNI
6 2 (25.00%) JSF
7 1 (12.50%) .NET
7 1 (12.50%) CSS
7 1 (12.50%) HTML
7 1 (12.50%) WS-I
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) API Development
1 5 (62.50%) B2B
1 5 (62.50%) EAI
1 5 (62.50%) E-Commerce
1 5 (62.50%) SOA
2 3 (37.50%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) MuleSoft
2 3 (37.50%) Sun
3 2 (25.00%) IBM