The first table below looks at the demand for Tomcat skills in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Tomcat over the 3 months to 16 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 Chester 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Tomcat
Rank 34 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Tomcat 8 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 3.07% - -
As % of the Application Platforms category 16.67% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £425 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £354 £330
% change year-on-year
+1.83% +7.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.75 £26.25 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -29.05%
Application Platforms Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
48 26 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 18.39% 17.93% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 9 3
Average daily rate £400 £313 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.00% -10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £255 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £350 £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 2
Average hourly rate £40.57 £9.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+350.77% -35.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -2.56%
Tomcat
Cheshire

Tomcat
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

Tomcat Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Tomcat
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

Tomcat Daily Rate Trend in Chester

Tomcat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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 8 (100.00%) DHCP
1 8 (100.00%) DNS
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
2 7 (87.50%) Performance Testing
2 7 (87.50%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (87.50%) Jetty
2 7 (87.50%) CentOS
2 7 (87.50%) nginx
2 7 (87.50%) Amazon EC2
2 7 (87.50%) Amazon S3
2 7 (87.50%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (87.50%) Open Source
2 7 (87.50%) HTTP
2 7 (87.50%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (87.50%) Java
2 7 (87.50%) JUnit
2 7 (87.50%) Servlets
2 7 (87.50%) Linux
2 7 (87.50%) Apache
2 7 (87.50%) Red Hat
2 7 (87.50%) Maven
2 7 (87.50%) Ruby
2 7 (87.50%) RightScale
2 7 (87.50%) Cucumber
2 7 (87.50%) Puppet
2 7 (87.50%) Hudson
2 7 (87.50%) OpenStack
2 7 (87.50%) Route 53
2 7 (87.50%) Big Data
2 7 (87.50%) Jenkins

Tomcat
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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 7 (87.50%) Jetty
1 7 (87.50%) nginx
1 7 (87.50%) Apache
1 7 (87.50%) OpenStack
1 7 (87.50%) WebSphere
2 1 (12.50%) Lync
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (12.50%) IIS
2 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint 2010
Cloud Services
1 7 (87.50%) Amazon EC2
1 7 (87.50%) Amazon S3
1 7 (87.50%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (87.50%) Route 53
1 7 (87.50%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (12.50%) SaaS
2 1 (12.50%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) DHCP
1 8 (100.00%) DNS
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
2 7 (87.50%) HTTP
3 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 1 (12.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) Data Warehouse
1 7 (87.50%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 7 (87.50%) JUnit
1 7 (87.50%) Maven
1 7 (87.50%) Cucumber
1 7 (87.50%) Hudson
1 7 (87.50%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 1 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (12.50%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) Open Source
2 1 (12.50%) Replication
2 1 (12.50%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) CentOS
1 7 (87.50%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Performance Testing
1 7 (87.50%) Continuous Integration
1 7 (87.50%) JVM Tuning
1 7 (87.50%) Configuration Management
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) Java
1 7 (87.50%) Ruby
2 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 1 (12.50%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (87.50%) Puppet
1 7 (87.50%) Vagrant
2 1 (12.50%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Red Hat
1 7 (87.50%) RightScale
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) HP
2 1 (12.50%) VMware
Chester, Cheshire
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £475 per day excellent salary or rate
Posted: 6 days ago