The table below looks at the statistics for Tomcat skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Tomcat over the 3 months to 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Tomcat
Rank 131 96 112
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +16
Contract jobs citing Tomcat 10 28 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.35% 1.15% 0.68%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.79% 6.83% 3.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 16 8
Average daily rate
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£421 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £363 £368
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £438 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £369 £363
% change year-on-year
+8.47% +1.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.40 £44.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-17.27% +60.00%
Tomcat
England

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

Application Platforms Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
558 410 513
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 19.65% 16.91% 18.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 353 229 250
Average daily rate £375 £343 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.48% -14.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £173 £168 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £514 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 40 53
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £17.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% +13.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.93 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £45.00 £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.24 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+10.22% -9.27%

Tomcat
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Tomcat Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Tomcat
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Tomcat Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Tomcat
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Tomcat Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Tomcat
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Tomcat within the East of England region over the 3 months to 19 December 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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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
Hertfordshire +8 10 £421 -6.38% 7
Suffolk - - - - 2
Bedfordshire - - - - 2
Cambridgeshire - - - - 6
Essex - - - - 1
Tomcat
England

Tomcat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 44 (88.00%) Java
2 38 (76.00%) Linux
3 37 (74.00%) UNIX
4 33 (66.00%) SQL
5 31 (62.00%) Agile Software Development
6 30 (60.00%) Scrum
7 29 (58.00%) JavaScript
7 29 (58.00%) Apache
7 29 (58.00%) Finance
8 27 (54.00%) Spring
8 27 (54.00%) REST
9 26 (52.00%) Subversion
9 26 (52.00%) XML
10 25 (50.00%) CSS
11 24 (48.00%) HTML
11 24 (48.00%) J2EE
12 23 (46.00%) Ajax
12 23 (46.00%) JSON
12 23 (46.00%) Git (software)
13 22 (44.00%) Oracle
13 22 (44.00%) Web Services
14 21 (42.00%) SOAP
14 21 (42.00%) Eclipse
15 20 (40.00%) Ant
16 19 (38.00%) JSP
16 19 (38.00%) Maven
16 19 (38.00%) TDD
17 18 (36.00%) MySQL
18 17 (34.00%) Solaris
18 17 (34.00%) Sun

Tomcat
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 (58.00%) Apache
2 14 (28.00%) WebLogic
3 9 (18.00%) CMS
4 5 (10.00%) JBoss
5 4 (8.00%) Adobe CQ
6 3 (6.00%) MQSeries
7 2 (4.00%) OpenStack
7 2 (4.00%) Node.js
7 2 (4.00%) LiveCycle
7 2 (4.00%) lighttpd
7 2 (4.00%) Apache Solr
7 2 (4.00%) GlassFish
8 1 (2.00%) IIS
8 1 (2.00%) WebSphere
8 1 (2.00%) Liferay
8 1 (2.00%) Facebook Platform
Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Fireworks
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.00%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.00%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (18.00%) Internet
2 6 (12.00%) HTTP
3 3 (6.00%) Firewall
4 2 (4.00%) PuTTY
4 2 (4.00%) VRRP
4 2 (4.00%) VPN
5 1 (2.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (36.00%) MySQL
2 13 (26.00%) Relational Database
3 12 (24.00%) RDBMS
4 9 (18.00%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.00%) DB2
5 1 (2.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.00%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.00%) SimpleDB
5 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 26 (52.00%) Subversion
2 23 (46.00%) Git (software)
3 21 (42.00%) Eclipse
4 20 (40.00%) Ant
5 19 (38.00%) Maven
6 16 (32.00%) JUnit
7 13 (26.00%) Mockito
8 11 (22.00%) Selenium
8 11 (22.00%) IntelliJ
9 3 (6.00%) Log4j
9 3 (6.00%) Jenkins
10 2 (4.00%) jEdit
10 2 (4.00%) Hamcrest
10 2 (4.00%) WebDriver
10 2 (4.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (2.00%) Bugzilla
11 1 (2.00%) VisualVM
General
1 29 (58.00%) Finance
2 7 (14.00%) Marketing
3 5 (10.00%) Publishing
4 4 (8.00%) Advertising
4 4 (8.00%) Retail
5 3 (6.00%) Manufacturing
6 1 (2.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 30 (60.00%) Developer
2 18 (36.00%) Java Developer
3 8 (16.00%) Architect
4 7 (14.00%) Design Engineer
4 7 (14.00%) Principal Engineer
5 5 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
5 5 (10.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 5 (10.00%) Java Architect
5 5 (10.00%) UI Developer
5 5 (10.00%) UI Programmer
6 4 (8.00%) Front-End Developer
7 2 (4.00%) Java/J2EE Architect
7 2 (4.00%) DevOps Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) Technical Architect
7 2 (4.00%) Software Engineer
8 1 (2.00%) Software Developer
8 1 (2.00%) Senior Developer
8 1 (2.00%) Lead Developer
8 1 (2.00%) Administrator
8 1 (2.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (54.00%) Spring
1 27 (54.00%) REST
2 26 (52.00%) XML
3 25 (50.00%) CSS
4 24 (48.00%) HTML
4 24 (48.00%) J2EE
5 23 (46.00%) Ajax
5 23 (46.00%) JSON
6 22 (44.00%) Web Services
7 21 (42.00%) SOAP
8 19 (38.00%) JSP
9 14 (28.00%) J2SE
9 14 (28.00%) jQuery
10 13 (26.00%) JDBC
11 11 (22.00%) Hibernate
12 9 (18.00%) CSS3
12 9 (18.00%) HTML5
13 5 (10.00%) DHTML
13 5 (10.00%) Apache Wicket
14 4 (8.00%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.00%) Biology
1 7 (14.00%) Computer Science
1 7 (14.00%) Open Source
1 7 (14.00%) User Experience
2 6 (12.00%) Mathematics
3 5 (10.00%) Clustering
4 3 (6.00%) Web 2.0
5 2 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.00%) Digital Media
6 1 (2.00%) Social Media
6 1 (2.00%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 38 (76.00%) Linux
2 37 (74.00%) UNIX
3 17 (34.00%) Solaris
4 14 (28.00%) Oracle Linux
5 3 (6.00%) HPUX
6 1 (2.00%) Windows
6 1 (2.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (62.00%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (60.00%) Scrum
3 19 (38.00%) TDD
4 16 (32.00%) UML
4 16 (32.00%) Unit Testing
5 14 (28.00%) OO
5 14 (28.00%) MVC
5 14 (28.00%) Multithreading
6 13 (26.00%) Waterfall
6 13 (26.00%) BDD
7 12 (24.00%) Performance Testing
8 8 (16.00%) Capacity Planning
8 8 (16.00%) Enterprise Architecture
9 7 (14.00%) Bioinformatics
10 5 (10.00%) OOA/OOD
10 5 (10.00%) Load Balancing
11 4 (8.00%) Test Strategy
11 4 (8.00%) Responsive Web Design
11 4 (8.00%) Content Management
11 4 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 44 (88.00%) Java
2 33 (66.00%) SQL
3 29 (58.00%) JavaScript
4 15 (30.00%) Perl
5 3 (6.00%) XPath
6 2 (4.00%) Python
7 1 (2.00%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 12 (24.00%) Degree
2 4 (8.00%) Sun Certification
3 1 (2.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) QA
1 2 (4.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (4.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (4.00%) Vagrant
1 2 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (4.00%) Puppet
1 2 (4.00%) Nagios
2 1 (2.00%) Opsview
Vendors
1 22 (44.00%) Oracle
2 17 (34.00%) Sun
3 13 (26.00%) Atlassian
4 4 (8.00%) Adobe
5 3 (6.00%) Interwoven
5 3 (6.00%) IBM
5 3 (6.00%) Sybase
6 1 (2.00%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.00%) webMethods
6 1 (2.00%) Google
6 1 (2.00%) FatWire
6 1 (2.00%) Facebook
6 1 (2.00%) Twitter
6 1 (2.00%) Splunk