The table below looks at the statistics 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 2 October 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
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Tomcat
Rank 65 54 66
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +12
Contract jobs citing Tomcat 8 21 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.98% 2.23% 0.57%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.33% 12.96% 3.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 5
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£358 £325 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +6.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £310 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £442 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
Tomcat
North West

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

Application Platforms Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
150 162 165
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 18.40% 17.23% 18.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 66 101
Average daily rate £350 £300 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -19.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £348 £333
% change year-on-year
+3.59% +4.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 14 15
Average hourly rate £18.00 £18.03 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.16% +18.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.05 £10.20 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £32.24 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -7.89%

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 2 October 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 2 October 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 +1 3 £400 -
Warrington -12 1 £260 -20.00% 1
Wilmslow - - - -
Alderley Edge - - - - 1
Tomcat
North West

Tomcat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 11 (61.11%) Linux
2 9 (50.00%) Windows
3 8 (44.44%) Apache
3 8 (44.44%) SQL
3 8 (44.44%) Red Hat
4 7 (38.89%) Java
4 7 (38.89%) SQL Server
5 6 (33.33%) WebLogic
5 6 (33.33%) WebSphere
6 5 (27.78%) Performance Testing
6 5 (27.78%) Firewall
6 5 (27.78%) DNS
6 5 (27.78%) DHCP
6 5 (27.78%) HP
7 4 (22.22%) IBM
7 4 (22.22%) HTTP
7 4 (22.22%) Oracle
7 4 (22.22%) WebSphere MQ
7 4 (22.22%) Servlets
7 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
7 4 (22.22%) Maven
7 4 (22.22%) CentOS
8 3 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (16.67%) nginx
8 3 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (16.67%) Jetty
8 3 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (16.67%) Amazon S3
8 3 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
8 3 (16.67%) Open Source

Tomcat
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 8 (44.44%) Apache
2 6 (33.33%) WebLogic
2 6 (33.33%) WebSphere
3 3 (16.67%) nginx
3 3 (16.67%) Jetty
3 3 (16.67%) OpenStack
4 2 (11.11%) Lync
4 2 (11.11%) Confluence
4 2 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (11.11%) WebLogic Integration
4 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
4 2 (11.11%) MS Exchange
4 2 (11.11%) IIS
4 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle Coherence
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (16.67%) Amazon S3
1 3 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (16.67%) Route 53
1 3 (16.67%) Amazon ELB
2 2 (11.11%) SaaS
2 2 (11.11%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (27.78%) Firewall
1 5 (27.78%) DNS
1 5 (27.78%) DHCP
2 4 (22.22%) HTTP
3 3 (16.67%) FTP
4 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
4 2 (11.11%) SAN
5 1 (5.56%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (38.89%) SQL Server
2 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (16.67%) MySQL
2 3 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (16.67%) Big Data
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database
3 2 (11.11%) MS Access
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (5.56%) Hazelcast
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Maven
2 3 (16.67%) JUnit
2 3 (16.67%) Cucumber
2 3 (16.67%) Hudson
2 3 (16.67%) Jenkins
3 2 (11.11%) JIRA
4 1 (5.56%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (5.56%) Retail
1 1 (5.56%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Administrator
2 2 (11.11%) Developer
2 2 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (11.11%) Java Developer
2 2 (11.11%) Test Leader
3 1 (5.56%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 1 (5.56%) Senior Java Software Developer
3 1 (5.56%) Java Software Developer
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server DBA
3 1 (5.56%) SQL DBA
3 1 (5.56%) Senior Software Developer
3 1 (5.56%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (5.56%) Server Administrator
3 1 (5.56%) DBA
3 1 (5.56%) Senior Developer
3 1 (5.56%) Applications Support
3 1 (5.56%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) WebSphere MQ
1 4 (22.22%) Servlets
2 3 (16.67%) ActiveMQ
3 2 (11.11%) J2EE
3 2 (11.11%) Spring
3 2 (11.11%) Middleware
4 1 (5.56%) Spring MVC
4 1 (5.56%) Grails
4 1 (5.56%) RESTful
4 1 (5.56%) Hibernate
4 1 (5.56%) SOAP
4 1 (5.56%) Web Services
4 1 (5.56%) XML
4 1 (5.56%) DOM
4 1 (5.56%) XSLT
4 1 (5.56%) .NET
4 1 (5.56%) J2SE
4 1 (5.56%) XML Schema
4 1 (5.56%) SAX
4 1 (5.56%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Open Source
1 3 (16.67%) PKI
2 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.11%) N-Tier
2 2 (11.11%) Clustering
2 2 (11.11%) Replication
3 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.56%) AS400
3 1 (5.56%) Tandem
3 1 (5.56%) Mainframe
3 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 11 (61.11%) Linux
2 9 (50.00%) Windows
3 4 (22.22%) CentOS
4 3 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (16.67%) HPUX
5 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (11.11%) SUSE
5 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (5.56%) Android
6 1 (5.56%) VMS
6 1 (5.56%) UNIX
6 1 (5.56%) AIX
6 1 (5.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Performance Testing
2 3 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (16.67%) Configuration Management
2 3 (16.67%) JVM Tuning
2 3 (16.67%) DevOps
3 2 (11.11%) ITIL
3 2 (11.11%) CRM
3 2 (11.11%) SOA
3 2 (11.11%) Workflow
3 2 (11.11%) Statistical Analysis
3 2 (11.11%) Security Testing
3 2 (11.11%) Release Management
4 1 (5.56%) Incident Management
4 1 (5.56%) Business Analysis
4 1 (5.56%) Scrum
4 1 (5.56%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 8 (44.44%) SQL
2 7 (38.89%) Java
3 3 (16.67%) Ruby
3 3 (16.67%) T-SQL
4 2 (11.11%) FoxPro (VFP)
4 2 (11.11%) Shell Script
4 2 (11.11%) VB
4 2 (11.11%) Perl
5 1 (5.56%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
1 2 (11.11%) ISEB
1 2 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (11.11%) ISEB Practitioner
1 2 (11.11%) ISTQB
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.11%) VMware ESX
3 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) Puppet
1 3 (16.67%) Vagrant
2 2 (11.11%) NetBackup
2 2 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (5.56%) OMEGAMON
3 1 (5.56%) CA Wily
3 1 (5.56%) Foglight
3 1 (5.56%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) Red Hat
2 5 (27.78%) HP
3 4 (22.22%) IBM
3 4 (22.22%) Oracle
4 3 (16.67%) Wincor Nixdorf
4 3 (16.67%) TIBCO
4 3 (16.67%) VMware
4 3 (16.67%) RightScale
5 2 (11.11%) Cyber-Ark
5 2 (11.11%) Splunk
5 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 2 (11.11%) SAP
5 2 (11.11%) Atlassian
6 1 (5.56%) Tumbleweed
6 1 (5.56%) JBoss
6 1 (5.56%) Sun