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 28 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
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Tomcat
Rank 58 74 62
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -12
Contract jobs citing Tomcat 34 7 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.08% 0.70% 1.37%
As % of the Application Platforms category 13.93% 4.02% 9.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 4 2
Average daily rate £500 £438 £433
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +1.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £341 £427
10% offered a daily rate of more than £604 £459 £439
UK excluding London average daily rate £429 £349 £350
% change year-on-year
+22.94% -0.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £16.75 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £33.50 £29.75
% change year-on-year
+13.43% +12.60%
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
244 174 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 22.08% 17.42% 14.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 99 49
Average daily rate £425 £408 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.29% +8.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £286 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £650 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 14 11
Average hourly rate £20.50 £16.84 £23.77
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.73% -29.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £14.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £38.00 £40.57
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-17.50% +11.11%

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 28 April 2016.

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 28 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Warrington - 14 £570 - 1
Macclesfield - 11 £361 -
Chester +3 5 £425 -8.10% 1
Tomcat
North West

Tomcat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 30 (73.17%) Linux
2 29 (70.73%) Apache
3 27 (65.85%) Java
4 26 (63.41%) Oracle
5 22 (53.66%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (48.78%) JBoss
7 19 (46.34%) CSS
7 19 (46.34%) HTML
7 19 (46.34%) JavaScript
7 19 (46.34%) HTTP
7 19 (46.34%) IBM
7 19 (46.34%) HTML5
7 19 (46.34%) REST
8 18 (43.90%) Middleware
9 15 (36.59%) SQL
9 15 (36.59%) MySQL
9 15 (36.59%) PostgreSQL
10 14 (34.15%) XML
10 14 (34.15%) Apache Camel
11 13 (31.71%) High Availability
11 13 (31.71%) CSS3
11 13 (31.71%) JDBC
11 13 (31.71%) SOAP
11 13 (31.71%) AIX
11 13 (31.71%) J2EE
11 13 (31.71%) C
11 13 (31.71%) C++
11 13 (31.71%) SOA
11 13 (31.71%) E-business
11 13 (31.71%) Banking

Tomcat
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 29 (70.73%) Apache
2 20 (48.78%) JBoss
3 9 (21.95%) IIS
4 7 (17.07%) WebLogic
5 6 (14.63%) WebSphere
5 6 (14.63%) WebSphere Application Server
6 4 (9.76%) IBM HTTP Server
6 4 (9.76%) iPlanet
6 4 (9.76%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 2 (4.88%) nginx
7 2 (4.88%) Node.js
7 2 (4.88%) SharePoint
7 2 (4.88%) WebSphere Process Server
8 1 (2.44%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (7.32%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.76%) IaaS
1 4 (9.76%) PaaS
1 4 (9.76%) SaaS
2 3 (7.32%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (46.34%) HTTP
2 10 (24.39%) SSL
3 5 (12.20%) Internet
4 2 (4.88%) DNS
4 2 (4.88%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (36.59%) MySQL
1 15 (36.59%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (19.51%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.88%) MongoDB
3 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (9.76%) Introscope
1 4 (9.76%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.88%) ClearCase
2 2 (4.88%) ClearQuest
2 2 (4.88%) Maven
2 2 (4.88%) Travis CI
3 1 (2.44%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.44%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.44%) Gradle
3 1 (2.44%) JUnit
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 13 (31.71%) Banking
2 9 (21.95%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (7.32%) Finance
4 1 (2.44%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 13 (31.71%) Developer
2 11 (26.83%) Architect
3 8 (19.51%) Java Developer
3 8 (19.51%) Technical Architect
4 7 (17.07%) Digital Architect
5 6 (14.63%) Digital Technical Architect
6 5 (12.20%) JavaScript Developer
7 4 (9.76%) Delivery Manager
7 4 (9.76%) Java Architect
7 4 (9.76%) Technical Delivery Manager
7 4 (9.76%) Technical Manager
7 4 (9.76%) Test Manager
8 3 (7.32%) Senior Developer
8 3 (7.32%) Senior Java Developer
8 3 (7.32%) Test Automation Manager
9 2 (4.88%) Applications Manager
9 2 (4.88%) Operations Engineer
9 2 (4.88%) Server Administrator
9 2 (4.88%) Visual Analytics Developer
9 2 (4.88%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (46.34%) CSS
1 19 (46.34%) HTML
1 19 (46.34%) HTML5
1 19 (46.34%) REST
2 18 (43.90%) Middleware
3 14 (34.15%) Apache Camel
3 14 (34.15%) XML
4 13 (31.71%) ActiveMQ
4 13 (31.71%) CSS3
4 13 (31.71%) J2EE
4 13 (31.71%) JDBC
4 13 (31.71%) JSON
4 13 (31.71%) SOAP
5 8 (19.51%) Spring
6 6 (14.63%) .NET
6 6 (14.63%) AngularJS
7 2 (4.88%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (4.88%) LAMP
7 2 (4.88%) WAMP
8 1 (2.44%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.88%) Data Centre
1 2 (4.88%) Public Cloud
2 1 (2.44%) iPad
2 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.44%) PMI
2 1 (2.44%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 30 (73.17%) Linux
2 13 (31.71%) AIX
3 11 (26.83%) Windows
4 6 (14.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (12.20%) CentOS
6 4 (9.76%) Unix
7 3 (7.32%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (4.88%) Windows Server
9 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (53.66%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (31.71%) E-business
2 13 (31.71%) High Availability
2 13 (31.71%) SOA
3 9 (21.95%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (19.51%) TDD
5 7 (17.07%) Open Source
6 6 (14.63%) Analytics
6 6 (14.63%) Configuration Management
6 6 (14.63%) ITIL
6 6 (14.63%) Scrum
6 6 (14.63%) Validation
6 6 (14.63%) Visual Analytics
7 5 (12.20%) Build Automation
7 5 (12.20%) Capacity Management
7 5 (12.20%) Microservices
7 5 (12.20%) Project Management
7 5 (12.20%) SDLC
8 4 (9.76%) Automation Testing
8 4 (9.76%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 27 (65.85%) Java
2 19 (46.34%) JavaScript
3 15 (36.59%) SQL
4 13 (31.71%) C
4 13 (31.71%) C++
5 6 (14.63%) Jython
6 4 (9.76%) Bash Shell
6 4 (9.76%) Korn
6 4 (9.76%) Perl
6 4 (9.76%) PHP
6 4 (9.76%) PowerShell
6 4 (9.76%) Shell Script
6 4 (9.76%) TypeScript
7 2 (4.88%) Python
7 2 (4.88%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (12.20%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.32%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (4.88%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (4.88%) MCITP
3 2 (4.88%) MCTS
3 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.88%) RHCE
4 1 (2.44%) BC Cleared
4 1 (2.44%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (4.88%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.88%) UAG
1 2 (4.88%) vCloud
1 2 (4.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.44%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (19.51%) Puppet
2 5 (12.20%) vRealize
3 4 (9.76%) CA Wily
4 3 (7.32%) BladeLogic
5 2 (4.88%) Ansible
5 2 (4.88%) logstash
5 2 (4.88%) Nagios
5 2 (4.88%) Red Hat Satellite
5 2 (4.88%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 26 (63.41%) Oracle
2 19 (46.34%) IBM
3 11 (26.83%) Microsoft
4 6 (14.63%) Red Hat
4 6 (14.63%) VMware
5 4 (9.76%) CA
5 4 (9.76%) Sun
6 3 (7.32%) BMC
7 2 (4.88%) AppSense
7 2 (4.88%) Brocade