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 19 December 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Tomcat
Rank 55 50 44
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -6
Contract jobs citing Tomcat 4 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.62% 0.81% 0.80%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.57% 5.38% 5.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 1
Average daily rate
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- £475 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +35.71%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £369 £363
% change year-on-year
+8.47% +1.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.40 £44.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-17.27% +60.00%
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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
112 93 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 17.31% 15.07% 13.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 59 27
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 £228 £225 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £500 £449
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 5
Average hourly rate £13.00 £10.25 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.82% -33.87%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.24 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+10.22% -9.27%

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 19 December 2014, 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 6 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (83.33%) Apache
3 4 (66.67%) IVR
3 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
3 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
3 4 (66.67%) Bash Shell
3 4 (66.67%) Oracle Database
3 4 (66.67%) Perl
3 4 (66.67%) Oracle
3 4 (66.67%) WebLogic
3 4 (66.67%) Windows
3 4 (66.67%) Solaris
3 4 (66.67%) Sun
4 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (33.33%) Spring
5 1 (16.67%) Maven
5 1 (16.67%) Ruby
5 1 (16.67%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (16.67%) Spring MVC
5 1 (16.67%) jQuery
5 1 (16.67%) Subversion
5 1 (16.67%) Eclipse
5 1 (16.67%) JPA
5 1 (16.67%) C#
5 1 (16.67%) HTML
5 1 (16.67%) Ant
5 1 (16.67%) .NET
5 1 (16.67%) J2EE
5 1 (16.67%) MVC
5 1 (16.67%) Hibernate

Tomcat
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 5 (83.33%) Apache
2 4 (66.67%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Maven
1 1 (16.67%) Subversion
1 1 (16.67%) Eclipse
1 1 (16.67%) Ant
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Spring
2 1 (16.67%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (16.67%) Spring MVC
2 1 (16.67%) jQuery
2 1 (16.67%) JPA
2 1 (16.67%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) J2EE
2 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
2 1 (16.67%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) MVC
1 1 (16.67%) OO
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 4 (66.67%) Perl
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (16.67%) Ruby
4 1 (16.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle
1 4 (66.67%) Sun