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 23 April 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Tomcat
Rank 58 - 46
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Tomcat 11 0 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.32% - 2.07%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.80% - 11.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 10
Average daily rate £433 - £319
90% offered a daily rate of more than £427 - £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £439 - £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £354 £338
% change year-on-year
-1.19% +4.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.75 £26.25 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -22.79%
Application Platforms Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
125 148 127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 15.01% 19.20% 17.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 50 63
Average daily rate £375 £330 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £189 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £447 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £333
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 13 4
Average hourly rate £25.77 £17.50 £15.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.25% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £9.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.57 £23.50 £21.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -
Tomcat
North West

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
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 23 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Chester - 8 £425 - 2
Warrington - 1 £440 -
Knutsford - - - -
Runcorn - - - -
Tomcat
North West

Tomcat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 (78.95%) WebSphere
2 13 (68.42%) Linux
3 10 (52.63%) Java
4 9 (47.37%) Apache
4 9 (47.37%) Red Hat
5 8 (42.11%) DHCP
5 8 (42.11%) DNS
5 8 (42.11%) JBoss
5 8 (42.11%) UNIX
5 8 (42.11%) Configuration Management
5 8 (42.11%) Firewall
5 8 (42.11%) Open Source
5 8 (42.11%) Puppet
5 8 (42.11%) Hudson
5 8 (42.11%) Jenkins
6 7 (36.84%) Amazon ELB
6 7 (36.84%) OpenStack
6 7 (36.84%) Route 53
6 7 (36.84%) Big Data
6 7 (36.84%) RightScale
6 7 (36.84%) Cucumber
6 7 (36.84%) Vagrant
6 7 (36.84%) JVM Tuning
6 7 (36.84%) Maven
6 7 (36.84%) Ruby
6 7 (36.84%) Performance Testing
6 7 (36.84%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (36.84%) Jetty
6 7 (36.84%) CentOS
6 7 (36.84%) nginx

Tomcat
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 15 (78.95%) WebSphere
2 9 (47.37%) Apache
3 7 (36.84%) OpenStack
3 7 (36.84%) Jetty
3 7 (36.84%) nginx
3 7 (36.84%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (10.53%) IBM HTTP Server
4 2 (10.53%) WebLogic
5 1 (5.26%) Lync
5 1 (5.26%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
5 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
5 1 (5.26%) IIS
5 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2003
Cloud Services
1 7 (36.84%) Amazon ELB
1 7 (36.84%) Route 53
1 7 (36.84%) Amazon EC2
1 7 (36.84%) Amazon S3
1 7 (36.84%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.26%) SaaS
2 1 (5.26%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (42.11%) DHCP
1 8 (42.11%) DNS
1 8 (42.11%) Firewall
2 7 (36.84%) HTTP
3 2 (10.53%) LDAP
4 1 (5.26%) SAN
4 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (36.84%) Big Data
1 7 (36.84%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 8 (42.11%) Hudson
1 8 (42.11%) Jenkins
2 7 (36.84%) Cucumber
2 7 (36.84%) Maven
2 7 (36.84%) JUnit
General
1 4 (21.05%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 3 (15.79%) Consultant
2 2 (10.53%) Applications Consultant
2 2 (10.53%) Administrator
2 2 (10.53%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (10.53%) WebSphere Consultant
2 2 (10.53%) Middleware Specialist
3 1 (5.26%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Middleware Consultant
3 1 (5.26%) Java Architect
3 1 (5.26%) Senior Java Architect
3 1 (5.26%) Senior Architect
3 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Java Developer
3 1 (5.26%) Server Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (5.26%) Senior Developer
3 1 (5.26%) Architect
3 1 (5.26%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (36.84%) Servlets
2 5 (26.32%) Middleware
3 2 (10.53%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) Open Source
2 1 (5.26%) Clustering
2 1 (5.26%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 13 (68.42%) Linux
2 8 (42.11%) UNIX
3 7 (36.84%) CentOS
4 2 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (5.26%) Windows
5 1 (5.26%) AIX
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Configuration Management
2 7 (36.84%) JVM Tuning
2 7 (36.84%) Performance Testing
2 7 (36.84%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (10.53%) ITIL
4 1 (5.26%) BDD
4 1 (5.26%) TDD
4 1 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (5.26%) Validation
4 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) Java
2 7 (36.84%) Ruby
3 2 (10.53%) Perl
4 1 (5.26%) SQL
4 1 (5.26%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.26%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 8 (42.11%) Puppet
2 7 (36.84%) Vagrant
3 2 (10.53%) Tivoli
3 2 (10.53%) CA Wily
4 1 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (5.26%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Red Hat
2 8 (42.11%) JBoss
3 7 (36.84%) RightScale
4 2 (10.53%) Cisco
4 2 (10.53%) IBM
4 2 (10.53%) Sun
4 2 (10.53%) Cyber-Ark
4 2 (10.53%) Splunk
5 1 (5.26%) HP
5 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
5 1 (5.26%) Mercator
5 1 (5.26%) VMware
Chester, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £310 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £375 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £475 per day excellent salary or rate
Posted: 6 days ago