The table below looks at the statistics for Tomcat skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Tomcat over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Tomcat
Rank 61 62 55
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -7
Contract jobs citing Tomcat 4 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.52% 0.25% 0.83%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.85% 1.59% 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 4
Average daily rate £225 £475 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-52.63% +40.74%
UK excluding London average daily rate £435 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+24.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £33.50 £29.75
% change year-on-year
+13.43% +12.60%
Tomcat
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Application Platforms Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
104 126 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 13.49% 15.54% 15.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 85 54
Average daily rate £350 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £213 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £490 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.86% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 8
Average hourly rate £9.00 £11.93 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.52% -27.72%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +11.11%

Tomcat
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Tomcat Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Tomcat
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Tomcat Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Tomcat
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Tomcat Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Tomcat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 9 (90.00%) Java
1 9 (90.00%) Oracle
2 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 8 (80.00%) Linux
3 7 (70.00%) Unix
4 6 (60.00%) WebLogic
5 5 (50.00%) SQL
5 5 (50.00%) Documentum
5 5 (50.00%) JBoss
5 5 (50.00%) EMC
5 5 (50.00%) Finance
5 5 (50.00%) VMware
5 5 (50.00%) Captiva
5 5 (50.00%) Pega
6 4 (40.00%) Apache
7 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
7 3 (30.00%) SSL
7 3 (30.00%) ITIL
7 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
7 3 (30.00%) SAML
7 3 (30.00%) F5
7 3 (30.00%) SharePoint Server
7 3 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (30.00%) SSH
7 3 (30.00%) BIG-IP
7 3 (30.00%) Relational Database
7 3 (30.00%) Windows Server
8 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
8 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
9 1 (10.00%) Law

Tomcat
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 6 (60.00%) WebLogic
2 5 (50.00%) Captiva
2 5 (50.00%) Documentum
2 5 (50.00%) JBoss
3 4 (40.00%) Apache
4 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
4 3 (30.00%) SharePoint Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) BIG-IP
1 3 (30.00%) SSH
1 3 (30.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) Relational Database
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Architect
1 5 (50.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 5 (50.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
1 5 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) Applications Support
3 1 (10.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Java Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Linux Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Linux Support
3 1 (10.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Support
3 1 (10.00%) Unix Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Unix Support
3 1 (10.00%) Unix Systems Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) WebLogic Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) SAML
2 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (10.00%) CSS
2 1 (10.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (10.00%) HTML
2 1 (10.00%) HTML5
2 1 (10.00%) jQuery
2 1 (10.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Linux
1 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) Unix
3 3 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (10.00%) Coaching
3 1 (10.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) Java
2 5 (50.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Oracle
2 5 (50.00%) EMC
2 5 (50.00%) Pega
2 5 (50.00%) VMware
3 3 (30.00%) F5
4 1 (10.00%) IBM