The first table below looks at the demand for Tomcat skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Tomcat over the 3 months to 11 July 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 Cheshire 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Tomcat
Rank 54 60 58
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -2
Contract jobs citing Tomcat 9 4 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.17% 0.54% 1.09%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.96% 2.86% 4.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 5
Average daily rate
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£340 - £301
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 - £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 - £367
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £34.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £34.00 £41.25
% change year-on-year
+4.41% -17.57%
Application Platforms Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
151 140 209
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 19.69% 18.89% 25.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 53 126
Average daily rate £310 £325 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.61% -7.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £227 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 13 15
Average hourly rate £14.50 £22.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.55% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.50 £18.68
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.75 £34.10 £42.26
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-17.50% -
Tomcat
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Tomcat
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Tomcat Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Tomcat
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Tomcat Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Tomcat
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Tomcat across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

Tomcat Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

Tomcat
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Tomcat Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

Tomcat
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Tomcat within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 11 July 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester - 2 £310 -
Knutsford - 1 £450 -
Northwich - - - -
Warrington - - - - 1
Wilmslow - - - -
Alderley Edge - - - -
Tomcat
North West

Tomcat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 15 (75.00%) Linux
2 12 (60.00%) Apache
3 11 (55.00%) Red Hat
4 10 (50.00%) Firewall
4 10 (50.00%) DHCP
4 10 (50.00%) DNS
5 9 (45.00%) Performance Testing
6 8 (40.00%) CentOS
6 8 (40.00%) Open Source
6 8 (40.00%) Puppet
6 8 (40.00%) Hudson
6 8 (40.00%) WebSphere
6 8 (40.00%) Jenkins
6 8 (40.00%) DevOps
6 8 (40.00%) Java
7 7 (35.00%) SQL
7 7 (35.00%) JUnit
7 7 (35.00%) Servlets
7 7 (35.00%) HTTP
7 7 (35.00%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (35.00%) Configuration Management
7 7 (35.00%) JVM Tuning
7 7 (35.00%) Amazon ELB
7 7 (35.00%) Vagrant
7 7 (35.00%) OpenStack
7 7 (35.00%) Route 53
7 7 (35.00%) Big Data
7 7 (35.00%) Maven
7 7 (35.00%) Ruby
7 7 (35.00%) Continuous Integration

Tomcat
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 12 (60.00%) Apache
2 8 (40.00%) WebSphere
3 7 (35.00%) Jetty
3 7 (35.00%) nginx
3 7 (35.00%) OpenStack
4 6 (30.00%) WebLogic
5 3 (15.00%) IIS
5 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (15.00%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (15.00%) Lync
5 3 (15.00%) SharePoint
5 3 (15.00%) MS Exchange
6 2 (10.00%) WebLogic Integration
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (35.00%) Amazon EC2
1 7 (35.00%) Amazon S3
1 7 (35.00%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (35.00%) Route 53
1 7 (35.00%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (5.00%) SaaS
2 1 (5.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (50.00%) DHCP
1 10 (50.00%) DNS
1 10 (50.00%) Firewall
2 7 (35.00%) HTTP
3 3 (15.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (15.00%) SAN
4 2 (10.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) Data Warehouse
1 7 (35.00%) Big Data
2 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (10.00%) MS Access
4 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database
5 1 (5.00%) MySQL
5 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (40.00%) Hudson
1 8 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 7 (35.00%) JUnit
2 7 (35.00%) Maven
2 7 (35.00%) Cucumber
General
1 1 (5.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Administrator
2 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (10.00%) Test Leader
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Architect
4 1 (5.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Developer
4 1 (5.00%) DBA
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Applications Support
4 1 (5.00%) Java Developer
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server DBA
4 1 (5.00%) SQL DBA
4 1 (5.00%) Server Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Server Administrator
4 1 (5.00%) Java Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (35.00%) Servlets
2 3 (15.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 3 (15.00%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (5.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (40.00%) Open Source
2 3 (15.00%) Replication
2 3 (15.00%) Clustering
2 3 (15.00%) PKI
3 2 (10.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 15 (75.00%) Linux
2 8 (40.00%) CentOS
3 6 (30.00%) Windows
4 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (15.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (10.00%) SUSE
5 2 (10.00%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Performance Testing
2 8 (40.00%) DevOps
3 7 (35.00%) JVM Tuning
3 7 (35.00%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (35.00%) Configuration Management
4 3 (15.00%) ITIL
5 2 (10.00%) CRM
5 2 (10.00%) SOA
5 2 (10.00%) Security Testing
5 2 (10.00%) Statistical Analysis
5 2 (10.00%) Release Management
6 1 (5.00%) TDD
6 1 (5.00%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 8 (40.00%) Java
2 7 (35.00%) Ruby
2 7 (35.00%) SQL
3 3 (15.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (15.00%) Shell Script
3 3 (15.00%) Perl
4 2 (10.00%) VB
4 2 (10.00%) FoxPro (VFP)
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (10.00%) ISEB Practitioner
2 2 (10.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (10.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 5 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (15.00%) VMware ESX
3 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (40.00%) Puppet
2 7 (35.00%) Vagrant
3 3 (15.00%) NetBackup
4 2 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (55.00%) Red Hat
2 7 (35.00%) RightScale
3 5 (25.00%) HP
4 4 (20.00%) VMware
5 3 (15.00%) Wincor Nixdorf
5 3 (15.00%) Oracle
5 3 (15.00%) IBM
5 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (15.00%) Splunk
5 3 (15.00%) Cyber-Ark
6 2 (10.00%) SAP
6 2 (10.00%) TIBCO
7 1 (5.00%) Mercator