The first table below looks at the demand for Tomcat skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Tomcat over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Berkshire region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Tomcat
Rank 113 97 117
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +20
Contract jobs citing Tomcat 16 24 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.56% 0.98% 0.61%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.50% 6.76% 4.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 10 14
Average daily rate £400 £381 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.91% +23.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £318 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £432 £408 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £353 £334
% change year-on-year
-0.70% +5.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.75 £26.25 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -22.79%
Application Platforms Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
457 355 401
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 16.01% 14.44% 12.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 232 158 184
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £215 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 29 16
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -24.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.10 £15.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.30 £33.95 £45.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
Tomcat
South East

Tomcat
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Tomcat across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Tomcat Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Tomcat
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Tomcat across the Berkshire region.

Tomcat Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Tomcat
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Tomcat across the Berkshire region.

Tomcat Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Tomcat
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Tomcat within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Reading -6 6 £375 - 2
Maidenhead - 2 - -
Slough +7 1 - - 1
Bracknell -9 1 - - 3
Newbury - - - - 1
Tomcat
South East

Tomcat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Tomcat also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Tomcat.

1 29 (54.72%) Java
2 27 (50.94%) UNIX
3 22 (41.51%) Apache
3 22 (41.51%) Spring
4 20 (37.74%) Linux
5 18 (33.96%) Project Management
6 15 (28.30%) Firewall
6 15 (28.30%) Windows
6 15 (28.30%) IIS
7 14 (26.42%) Oracle
7 14 (26.42%) Telecoms
8 13 (24.53%) ITIL
8 13 (24.53%) WebLogic
9 12 (22.64%) Web Services
9 12 (22.64%) Red Hat
9 12 (22.64%) SAN
9 12 (22.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 11 (20.75%) Hibernate
10 11 (20.75%) MySQL
10 11 (20.75%) SQL
10 11 (20.75%) Cisco
11 10 (18.87%) PRINCE2
11 10 (18.87%) WebSphere
12 9 (16.98%) Agile Software Development
12 9 (16.98%) hybris
12 9 (16.98%) Unit Testing
12 9 (16.98%) J2EE
12 9 (16.98%) Solaris
12 9 (16.98%) MVC
13 8 (15.09%) Finance

Tomcat
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Tomcat also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Tomcat. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 22 (41.51%) Apache
2 15 (28.30%) IIS
3 13 (24.53%) WebLogic
4 10 (18.87%) WebSphere
5 7 (13.21%) Confluence
6 5 (9.43%) IBM HTTP Server
7 2 (3.77%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 1 (1.89%) Jetty
8 1 (1.89%) Commerce Server
8 1 (1.89%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.89%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (1.89%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (28.30%) Firewall
2 12 (22.64%) SAN
3 8 (15.09%) TCP/IP
4 6 (11.32%) HTTP
4 6 (11.32%) LAN
5 4 (7.55%) SSL
6 2 (3.77%) VPN
6 2 (3.77%) SSH
7 1 (1.89%) FWSM
7 1 (1.89%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (1.89%) Wireshark
7 1 (1.89%) Network Security
7 1 (1.89%) tcpdump
7 1 (1.89%) snoop
7 1 (1.89%) OpenLDAP
7 1 (1.89%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (1.89%) MPLS
7 1 (1.89%) OSPF
7 1 (1.89%) BGP
7 1 (1.89%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (20.75%) MySQL
2 5 (9.43%) SQL Server
3 4 (7.55%) Oracle Database
4 3 (5.66%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (5.66%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.89%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.89%) DataStage
6 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.89%) DB2
Development Applications
1 8 (15.09%) JUnit
1 8 (15.09%) Subversion
2 7 (13.21%) JIRA
3 2 (3.77%) Ant
3 2 (3.77%) Eclipse
3 2 (3.77%) Maven
3 2 (3.77%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.89%) Apache Ivy
4 1 (1.89%) Hudson
4 1 (1.89%) Gradle
4 1 (1.89%) Selenium
4 1 (1.89%) LoadRunner
4 1 (1.89%) IntelliJ
4 1 (1.89%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 14 (26.42%) Telecoms
2 8 (15.09%) Finance
3 2 (3.77%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.89%) Banking
4 1 (1.89%) Retail
4 1 (1.89%) Marketing
4 1 (1.89%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 20 (37.74%) Developer
2 12 (22.64%) Java Developer
3 11 (20.75%) Project Manager
4 9 (16.98%) Technical Manager
5 8 (15.09%) Administrator
5 8 (15.09%) Technical Project Manager
6 4 (7.55%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (7.55%) Deployment Manager
6 4 (7.55%) Technical Leader
7 3 (5.66%) Linux Administrator
7 3 (5.66%) Service Manager
7 3 (5.66%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 3 (5.66%) DBA
8 2 (3.77%) Systems Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) Lead Developer
8 2 (3.77%) Technical Services Manager
8 2 (3.77%) Deployment Project Manager
8 2 (3.77%) Transition Manager
8 2 (3.77%) Service Transition Manager
9 1 (1.89%) Middleware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (41.51%) Spring
2 12 (22.64%) Web Services
3 11 (20.75%) Hibernate
4 9 (16.98%) J2EE
5 8 (15.09%) XML
6 7 (13.21%) Ajax
6 7 (13.21%) jQuery
6 7 (13.21%) HTML
7 6 (11.32%) XSD
7 6 (11.32%) JSP
7 6 (11.32%) CSS
7 6 (11.32%) Spring MVC
8 5 (9.43%) .NET
9 4 (7.55%) Java EE
10 3 (5.66%) Java SE
11 2 (3.77%) Middleware
11 2 (3.77%) X-Windows
11 2 (3.77%) Apache CXF
12 1 (1.89%) Apache Camel
12 1 (1.89%) OSGi
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.55%) Clustering
1 4 (7.55%) iPad
2 2 (3.77%) PKI
2 2 (3.77%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.89%) Wiki
3 1 (1.89%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 27 (50.94%) UNIX
2 20 (37.74%) Linux
3 15 (28.30%) Windows
4 12 (22.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (16.98%) Solaris
6 7 (13.21%) HPUX
7 5 (9.43%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (7.55%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (5.66%) Windows 7
10 2 (3.77%) AIX
10 2 (3.77%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (1.89%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (1.89%) CentOS
11 1 (1.89%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (33.96%) Project Management
2 13 (24.53%) ITIL
3 10 (18.87%) PRINCE2
4 9 (16.98%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (16.98%) Unit Testing
4 9 (16.98%) MVC
5 8 (15.09%) E-Commerce
6 6 (11.32%) B2C
6 6 (11.32%) Scrum
6 6 (11.32%) Integration Testing
7 5 (9.43%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (9.43%) Kanban
8 4 (7.55%) Data Modelling
8 4 (7.55%) Validation
8 4 (7.55%) SEO
8 4 (7.55%) Data Validation
9 3 (5.66%) Transition Management
9 3 (5.66%) Load Balancing
9 3 (5.66%) Service Management
9 3 (5.66%) UML
Programming Languages
1 29 (54.72%) Java
2 11 (20.75%) SQL
3 3 (5.66%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.89%) Ruby
4 1 (1.89%) Korn
4 1 (1.89%) Groovy
4 1 (1.89%) C-shell
4 1 (1.89%) Jython
4 1 (1.89%) Python
4 1 (1.89%) C
4 1 (1.89%) C#
4 1 (1.89%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.89%) Perl
4 1 (1.89%) PHP
4 1 (1.89%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (9.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 5 (9.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (5.66%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (5.66%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.77%) MCSE
3 2 (3.77%) MCDBA
3 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.89%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.89%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (5.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.77%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.89%) Xen
3 1 (1.89%) Sendmail
3 1 (1.89%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (3.77%) Foglight
1 2 (3.77%) HP SIM
2 1 (1.89%) nmon
2 1 (1.89%) Puppet
2 1 (1.89%) YUM
2 1 (1.89%) MOM
2 1 (1.89%) Nagios
Vendors
1 14 (26.42%) Oracle
2 12 (22.64%) Red Hat
3 11 (20.75%) Cisco
4 9 (16.98%) hybris
5 8 (15.09%) Sun
6 7 (13.21%) HP
7 6 (11.32%) IBM
7 6 (11.32%) Microsoft
8 5 (9.43%) VMware
9 1 (1.89%) F5
9 1 (1.89%) Google
9 1 (1.89%) Mercator
9 1 (1.89%) TIBCO
9 1 (1.89%) Juniper
9 1 (1.89%) BEA
9 1 (1.89%) Dell
9 1 (1.89%) JBoss
9 1 (1.89%) Vignette
9 1 (1.89%) SAP