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 August 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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Tomcat
Rank 76 67 57
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -10
Contract jobs citing Tomcat 9 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.74% 0.18% 0.68%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.26% 1.09% 4.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 1
Average daily rate
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£388 - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £336 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.57% -3.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £57.50
% change year-on-year
- -39.13%
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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
171 184 141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 14.00% 16.31% 13.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 77 49
Average daily rate £360 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £252 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £472 £449 £441
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 3
Average hourly rate £12.00 £19.00 £17.58
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.84% +8.07%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%

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 August 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 August 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 13 (76.47%) Java
2 11 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (52.94%) Spring
4 8 (47.06%) Oracle
4 8 (47.06%) JUnit
5 7 (41.18%) UNIX
5 7 (41.18%) Maven
5 7 (41.18%) Subversion
6 6 (35.29%) JIRA
6 6 (35.29%) NetBeans
6 6 (35.29%) UML
6 6 (35.29%) Oracle Database 11g
6 6 (35.29%) Confluence
6 6 (35.29%) Oracle Database
7 5 (29.41%) Unit Testing
7 5 (29.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (29.41%) Linux
8 4 (23.53%) Red Hat
9 3 (17.65%) Shell Script
9 3 (17.65%) Cisco
9 3 (17.65%) JMS
9 3 (17.65%) JDBC
9 3 (17.65%) XML
9 3 (17.65%) TDD
9 3 (17.65%) Pair Programming
9 3 (17.65%) Finance
9 3 (17.65%) Hibernate
9 3 (17.65%) iBATIS
9 3 (17.65%) FitNesse
9 3 (17.65%) Relational Database

Tomcat
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (35.29%) Confluence
2 2 (11.76%) Apache
3 1 (5.88%) WebLogic
3 1 (5.88%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) SAN
1 1 (5.88%) X.509
1 1 (5.88%) SSL
1 1 (5.88%) LDAP
1 1 (5.88%) HTTP
1 1 (5.88%) Kerberos
1 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
1 1 (5.88%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) Oracle Database 11g
1 6 (35.29%) Oracle Database
2 3 (17.65%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.88%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (47.06%) JUnit
2 7 (41.18%) Maven
2 7 (41.18%) Subversion
3 6 (35.29%) JIRA
3 6 (35.29%) NetBeans
4 3 (17.65%) FitNesse
5 2 (11.76%) Ant
6 1 (5.88%) Fiddler
6 1 (5.88%) Mockito
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Developer
2 9 (52.94%) Java Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Administrator
4 2 (11.76%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (11.76%) Architect
4 2 (11.76%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Applications Specialist
5 1 (5.88%) Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Linux Specialist
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Linux Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) Build Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (52.94%) Spring
2 3 (17.65%) JMS
2 3 (17.65%) JDBC
2 3 (17.65%) XML
2 3 (17.65%) Hibernate
2 3 (17.65%) iBATIS
3 2 (11.76%) Spring Integration
3 2 (11.76%) XML Schema
4 1 (5.88%) JAAS
4 1 (5.88%) HTML
4 1 (5.88%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 7 (41.18%) UNIX
2 5 (29.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (29.41%) Linux
3 2 (11.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (35.29%) UML
3 5 (29.41%) Unit Testing
4 3 (17.65%) TDD
4 3 (17.65%) Pair Programming
5 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (5.88%) Scrum
6 1 (5.88%) Web Development
6 1 (5.88%) Content Management
6 1 (5.88%) DevOps
6 1 (5.88%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 13 (76.47%) Java
2 3 (17.65%) Shell Script
3 1 (5.88%) Perl
3 1 (5.88%) SQL
3 1 (5.88%) Korn
3 1 (5.88%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Sun Certification
1 1 (5.88%) OCPJP
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) ARCserve
1 1 (5.88%) NetBackup
1 1 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (5.88%) OpenSSO
1 1 (5.88%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Oracle
2 4 (23.53%) Red Hat
3 3 (17.65%) Cisco
4 2 (11.76%) VMware
4 2 (11.76%) Sun
5 1 (5.88%) EMC
5 1 (5.88%) TIBCO
5 1 (5.88%) JBoss
5 1 (5.88%) Brocade
5 1 (5.88%) ForgeRock