The table below looks at the statistics for Tomcat skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Tomcat over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Tomcat
Rank 65 72 63
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -9
Contract jobs citing Tomcat 15 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.17% 0.43% 0.30%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.34% 2.03% 2.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 4 0
Average daily rate
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£375 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +34.54%
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Scotland

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

Application Platforms Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
281 246 122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 21.99% 21.10% 12.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 179 114 44
Average daily rate £375 £338 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +22.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £175 £95
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Average hourly rate £12.00 £140.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-91.42% +833.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

Tomcat
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Tomcat Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Tomcat
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Tomcat Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Tomcat
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Tomcat across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014.

Tomcat Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Tomcat
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Tomcat Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Tomcat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 19 (76.00%) Java
2 17 (68.00%) JUnit
2 17 (68.00%) Spring
3 13 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (48.00%) Hibernate
5 10 (40.00%) XML
5 10 (40.00%) Oracle
6 9 (36.00%) Relational Database
7 8 (32.00%) FitNesse
7 8 (32.00%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (32.00%) JDBC
7 8 (32.00%) XML Schema
7 8 (32.00%) TDD
7 8 (32.00%) Pair Programming
7 8 (32.00%) iBATIS
8 7 (28.00%) Linux
8 7 (28.00%) UNIX
9 6 (24.00%) Apache
9 6 (24.00%) JMS
9 6 (24.00%) Subversion
9 6 (24.00%) Maven
9 6 (24.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
10 5 (20.00%) Unit Testing
10 5 (20.00%) JIRA
10 5 (20.00%) Oracle Database
10 5 (20.00%) Confluence
10 5 (20.00%) Mockito
10 5 (20.00%) NetBeans
10 5 (20.00%) UML

Tomcat
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 6 (24.00%) Apache
2 5 (20.00%) Confluence
3 4 (16.00%) JBoss
3 4 (16.00%) WebLogic
3 4 (16.00%) CMS
4 3 (12.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (36.00%) Relational Database
2 5 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 5 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 5 (20.00%) MySQL
3 4 (16.00%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (16.00%) MongoDB
3 4 (16.00%) NoSQL
4 1 (4.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 17 (68.00%) JUnit
2 8 (32.00%) FitNesse
3 6 (24.00%) Subversion
3 6 (24.00%) Maven
4 5 (20.00%) JIRA
4 5 (20.00%) Mockito
4 5 (20.00%) NetBeans
5 4 (16.00%) JMeter
5 4 (16.00%) jMock
6 3 (12.00%) HttpUnit
6 3 (12.00%) Ant
General
1 4 (16.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (68.00%) Developer
1 17 (68.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (12.00%) Administrator
2 3 (12.00%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) Analyst
3 2 (8.00%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (8.00%) Environment Analyst
3 2 (8.00%) Wintel Specialist
3 2 (8.00%) Wintel Analyst
3 2 (8.00%) Deployment Specialist
3 2 (8.00%) Build Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Middleware Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (4.00%) Linux Specialist
4 1 (4.00%) Senior Linux Administrator
4 1 (4.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Applications Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (68.00%) Spring
2 12 (48.00%) Hibernate
3 10 (40.00%) XML
4 8 (32.00%) JDBC
4 8 (32.00%) XML Schema
4 8 (32.00%) iBATIS
5 6 (24.00%) JMS
6 4 (16.00%) SOAP
6 4 (16.00%) Ruby on Rails
6 4 (16.00%) RESTful
7 3 (12.00%) Middleware
7 3 (12.00%) .NET
7 3 (12.00%) J2EE
7 3 (12.00%) Web Services
8 2 (8.00%) Spring Integration
9 1 (4.00%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Open Source
2 3 (12.00%) Data Integration
2 3 (12.00%) Machine to Machine
3 1 (4.00%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 7 (28.00%) Linux
1 7 (28.00%) UNIX
2 6 (24.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (16.00%) Windows
3 4 (16.00%) Apple iOS
3 4 (16.00%) Android
4 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (8.00%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (4.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (32.00%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (32.00%) TDD
2 8 (32.00%) Pair Programming
3 5 (20.00%) Unit Testing
3 5 (20.00%) UML
4 4 (16.00%) CRM
5 1 (4.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 19 (76.00%) Java
2 4 (16.00%) Perl
2 4 (16.00%) Ruby
3 3 (12.00%) Bash Shell
3 3 (12.00%) Shell Script
3 3 (12.00%) PHP
4 2 (8.00%) Korn
4 2 (8.00%) Bourne shell
5 1 (4.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) ARCserve
1 1 (4.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 10 (40.00%) Oracle
2 5 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (12.00%) VMware
3 3 (12.00%) TIBCO
3 3 (12.00%) Cisco
4 2 (8.00%) Citrix
5 1 (4.00%) Brocade
5 1 (4.00%) EMC