The first table below looks at the demand for Tomcat skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Tomcat over the 3 months to 31 July 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 England 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Tomcat
Rank 215 194 187
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -7
Contract jobs citing Tomcat 475 472 553
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.96% 1.01% 1.05%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.36% 5.92% 6.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 329 298 367
Average daily rate
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£393 £425 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.64% +8.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.92% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 1
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £57.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -39.13%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.50 £57.50
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -40.00%
Application Platforms Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
8861 7976 9158
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 17.93% 17.12% 17.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 5341 4654 5341
Average daily rate £375 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £217 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 371 395 422
Average hourly rate £18.00 £21.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -2.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.20 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £38.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.84 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-11.36% -5.00%
Tomcat
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Tomcat
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Tomcat Jobs Demand Trend in England

Tomcat
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Tomcat Daily Rate Trend in England

Tomcat
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Tomcat across the England region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Tomcat Daily Rate Histogram in England

Tomcat
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Tomcat Hourly Rate Trend in England

Tomcat
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 31 July 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
London -26 263 £410 -8.93% 91
South East +15 61 £375 +13.63% 29
Yorkshire +11 49 £350 - 19
South West -10 30 £300 -17.24% 6
East of England -12 24 £419 +19.64% 24
North West 0 20 £323 +1.57% 22
East Midlands - 13 £400 - 4
West Midlands -17 10 £253 -32.66% 7
North East - 3 £363 - 3
Tomcat
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Tomcat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

1 671 (72.62%) Java
2 464 (50.22%) Linux
3 422 (45.67%) Apache
4 321 (34.74%) Spring
5 312 (33.77%) Oracle
6 292 (31.60%) UNIX
7 243 (26.30%) SQL
8 238 (25.76%) HTML
8 238 (25.76%) Web Services
9 226 (24.46%) MySQL
10 223 (24.13%) J2EE
10 223 (24.13%) JavaScript
11 213 (23.05%) Maven
12 198 (21.43%) CSS
13 189 (20.45%) XML
14 178 (19.26%) Subversion
15 175 (18.94%) Hibernate
15 175 (18.94%) WebLogic
16 169 (18.29%) Scrum
17 168 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
18 159 (17.21%) Finance
19 149 (16.13%) JBoss
19 149 (16.13%) Red Hat
20 143 (15.48%) TDD
21 137 (14.83%) JUnit
22 136 (14.72%) jQuery
23 134 (14.50%) Puppet
24 132 (14.29%) Jenkins
24 132 (14.29%) Windows
25 130 (14.07%) DevOps

Tomcat
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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
1 422 (45.67%) Apache
2 175 (18.94%) WebLogic
3 124 (13.42%) WebSphere
4 109 (11.80%) IIS
5 53 (5.74%) CMS
6 44 (4.76%) Jetty
7 40 (4.33%) GlassFish
8 39 (4.22%) Confluence
9 37 (4.00%) nginx
10 32 (3.46%) WebSphere Application Server
11 28 (3.03%) Node.js
12 26 (2.81%) MQSeries
13 20 (2.16%) IBM HTTP Server
14 19 (2.06%) OpenStack
14 19 (2.06%) Adobe CQ
15 17 (1.84%) Oracle HTTP Server
16 16 (1.73%) Apache Solr
17 14 (1.52%) SharePoint
17 14 (1.52%) CICS
18 13 (1.41%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 23 (2.49%) MS Excel
2 12 (1.30%) MS Office
3 7 (0.76%) MS Visio
4 6 (0.65%) MS Project
4 6 (0.65%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.11%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 8 (0.87%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 7 (0.76%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (0.54%) RMDS
3 5 (0.54%) Oracle BPM
4 4 (0.43%) SAP IS-U
5 2 (0.22%) Markit EDM
5 2 (0.22%) RiskWrite
5 2 (0.22%) Oracle CRM
5 2 (0.22%) SAP CRM
5 2 (0.22%) Magento
6 1 (0.11%) Summit
6 1 (0.11%) ENOVIA
6 1 (0.11%) WebTrends
6 1 (0.11%) BusinessWorks
6 1 (0.11%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.11%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.11%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 90 (9.74%) Amazon AWS
2 67 (7.25%) Amazon EC2
3 41 (4.44%) Amazon S3
4 30 (3.25%) Cloud Computing
5 18 (1.95%) Amazon ELB
6 9 (0.97%) IBM SmartCloud
7 8 (0.87%) ElastiCache
7 8 (0.87%) Google App Engine
7 8 (0.87%) SaaS
8 7 (0.76%) Route 53
9 6 (0.65%) Google Apps
10 5 (0.54%) IaaS
11 4 (0.43%) GitHub
11 4 (0.43%) Amazon SQS
12 3 (0.32%) PaaS
13 1 (0.11%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 82 (8.87%) HTTP
2 67 (7.25%) DNS
3 49 (5.30%) LDAP
4 46 (4.98%) Internet
5 44 (4.76%) Firewall
6 43 (4.65%) SSL
7 40 (4.33%) TCP/IP
8 36 (3.90%) SAN
9 31 (3.35%) FTP
10 27 (2.92%) DHCP
11 22 (2.38%) NAS
12 19 (2.06%) OpenLDAP
13 16 (1.73%) WAN
14 15 (1.62%) LAN
14 15 (1.62%) VPN
15 12 (1.30%) IPsec
16 10 (1.08%) Intranet
17 9 (0.97%) Fibre Channel
17 9 (0.97%) VLAN
18 8 (0.87%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 226 (24.46%) MySQL
2 117 (12.66%) SQL Server
3 79 (8.55%) Oracle Database
4 63 (6.82%) Relational Database
5 56 (6.06%) PostgreSQL
6 54 (5.84%) NoSQL
7 51 (5.52%) MongoDB
8 36 (3.90%) RDBMS
9 32 (3.46%) Data Warehouse
10 28 (3.03%) Apache Cassandra
10 28 (3.03%) Oracle Database 11g
11 25 (2.71%) Amazon RDS
12 22 (2.38%) Redis
13 17 (1.84%) Hadoop
14 16 (1.73%) Big Data
14 16 (1.73%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 13 (1.41%) Oracle Reports
16 12 (1.30%) DB2
17 9 (0.97%) Crystal Reports
17 9 (0.97%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 213 (23.05%) Maven
2 178 (19.26%) Subversion
3 137 (14.83%) JUnit
4 132 (14.29%) Jenkins
5 121 (13.10%) Git (software)
6 120 (12.99%) Eclipse
7 101 (10.93%) Ant
8 87 (9.42%) JIRA
9 60 (6.49%) Hudson
10 45 (4.87%) Selenium
11 42 (4.55%) Cucumber
12 29 (3.14%) TeamCity
13 26 (2.81%) Mockito
14 21 (2.27%) IntelliJ
15 20 (2.16%) JMeter
16 13 (1.41%) Gerrit
16 13 (1.41%) Mercurial
17 12 (1.30%) Team Foundation Server
18 11 (1.19%) AnthillPro
19 10 (1.08%) CruiseControl
General
1 159 (17.21%) Finance
2 78 (8.44%) Banking
3 28 (3.03%) Marketing
4 26 (2.81%) Investment Banking
5 22 (2.38%) Retail
6 21 (2.27%) Telecoms
6 21 (2.27%) Manufacturing
7 13 (1.41%) Front Office
8 11 (1.19%) Electronics
8 11 (1.19%) Games
9 9 (0.97%) Advertising
9 9 (0.97%) Publishing
10 7 (0.76%) Private Banking
11 5 (0.54%) Billing
11 5 (0.54%) Aerospace
12 4 (0.43%) Back Office
13 2 (0.22%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.22%) Legal
13 2 (0.22%) Dutch Language
13 2 (0.22%) French Language
Job Titles
1 391 (42.32%) Developer
2 305 (33.01%) Java Developer
3 85 (9.20%) DevOps Engineer
4 74 (8.01%) Administrator
5 55 (5.95%) Analyst
6 54 (5.84%) Architect
7 53 (5.74%) Senior Developer
8 47 (5.09%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 46 (4.98%) Senior Java Developer
10 42 (4.55%) Web Developer
11 39 (4.22%) Systems Administrator
12 29 (3.14%) Java Web Developer
13 27 (2.92%) Linux Administrator
14 23 (2.49%) Systems Engineer
14 23 (2.49%) Technical Architect
14 23 (2.49%) Linux Engineer
15 22 (2.38%) Consultant
16 21 (2.27%) Support Analyst
17 18 (1.95%) Applications Support
17 18 (1.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 321 (34.74%) Spring
2 238 (25.76%) HTML
2 238 (25.76%) Web Services
3 223 (24.13%) J2EE
4 198 (21.43%) CSS
5 189 (20.45%) XML
6 175 (18.94%) Hibernate
7 136 (14.72%) jQuery
8 127 (13.74%) JSP
9 103 (11.15%) REST
10 88 (9.52%) Ajax
11 79 (8.55%) .NET
11 79 (8.55%) SOAP
12 78 (8.44%) Java EE
12 78 (8.44%) Spring MVC
13 66 (7.14%) Servlets
14 64 (6.93%) RESTful
15 60 (6.49%) Middleware
16 55 (5.95%) HTML5
17 52 (5.63%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 130 (14.07%) Open Source
2 29 (3.14%) Enterprise Software
3 21 (2.27%) Computer Science
4 17 (1.84%) Clustering
4 17 (1.84%) Mobile App
5 16 (1.73%) Data Integration
6 15 (1.62%) N-Tier
7 11 (1.19%) PKI
8 10 (1.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 10 (1.08%) Management Information System
8 10 (1.08%) Digital Media
9 9 (0.97%) Reference Data
9 9 (0.97%) Replication
10 8 (0.87%) DTV
10 8 (0.87%) W3C
10 8 (0.87%) Web 2.0
10 8 (0.87%) Mathematics
11 6 (0.65%) Client/Server
12 5 (0.54%) Physics
12 5 (0.54%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 464 (50.22%) Linux
2 292 (31.60%) UNIX
3 132 (14.29%) Windows
4 95 (10.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 82 (8.87%) Solaris
6 38 (4.11%) CentOS
7 24 (2.60%) SUSE
8 20 (2.16%) Windows Server 2003
8 20 (2.16%) Windows Server 2008
9 18 (1.95%) Oracle Linux
10 17 (1.84%) Apple iOS
11 15 (1.62%) Debian
11 15 (1.62%) AIX
11 15 (1.62%) HPUX
12 10 (1.08%) Windows Server 2012
13 8 (0.87%) Windows 7
13 8 (0.87%) Ubuntu
14 6 (0.65%) Android
14 6 (0.65%) SELinux
15 5 (0.54%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 169 (18.29%) Scrum
2 168 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 143 (15.48%) TDD
4 130 (14.07%) DevOps
5 127 (13.74%) OO
6 119 (12.88%) Continuous Integration
7 111 (12.01%) MVC
8 93 (10.06%) Software Engineering
9 92 (9.96%) E-Commerce
10 76 (8.23%) ITIL
11 74 (8.01%) BDD
12 69 (7.47%) Unit Testing
13 60 (6.49%) SOA
14 59 (6.39%) Release Management
15 58 (6.28%) Performance Testing
16 56 (6.06%) Web Development
17 46 (4.98%) Kanban
17 46 (4.98%) Configuration Management
18 45 (4.87%) UML
19 39 (4.22%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 671 (72.62%) Java
2 243 (26.30%) SQL
3 223 (24.13%) JavaScript
4 84 (9.09%) Ruby
5 82 (8.87%) Perl
6 80 (8.66%) Python
7 66 (7.14%) Bash Shell
8 61 (6.60%) Shell Script
8 61 (6.60%) PHP
9 41 (4.44%) PL/SQL
10 30 (3.25%) PowerShell
11 28 (3.03%) C
12 25 (2.71%) C#
13 21 (2.27%) VB
13 21 (2.27%) Scala
14 20 (2.16%) Groovy
15 19 (2.06%) Korn
16 17 (1.84%) XPath
17 14 (1.52%) C++
18 12 (1.30%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 49 (5.30%) Degree
2 36 (3.90%) Security Cleared
3 23 (2.49%) SC Cleared
4 13 (1.41%) ISEB
5 10 (1.08%) ITIL Certification
6 9 (0.97%) ISEB Practitioner
6 9 (0.97%) ISTQB
6 9 (0.97%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 7 (0.76%) Sun Certification
8 5 (0.54%) CEH
8 5 (0.54%) CISSP
9 4 (0.43%) DV Cleared
10 3 (0.32%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (0.32%) OCPJP
10 3 (0.32%) RHCE
11 2 (0.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (0.22%) RHCT
11 2 (0.22%) Oracle Certification
11 2 (0.22%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (0.22%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (3.68%) QA
2 18 (1.95%) ISO 9001
3 11 (1.19%) SLA
4 6 (0.65%) COBIT
5 4 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.43%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.11%) JSP 440
6 1 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.11%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 57 (6.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 30 (3.25%) Active Directory
3 18 (1.95%) VMware ESX
3 18 (1.95%) XenServer
4 16 (1.73%) vCloud
5 15 (1.62%) Hyper-V
5 15 (1.62%) Xen
6 13 (1.41%) Oracle RAC
6 13 (1.41%) Oracle RMAN
7 11 (1.19%) NFS
7 11 (1.19%) vSphere
8 8 (0.87%) KVM
9 7 (0.76%) VMware ESXi
10 6 (0.65%) Shibboleth
11 5 (0.54%) XenApp
11 5 (0.54%) SRDF
12 4 (0.43%) VirtualBox
12 4 (0.43%) Sendmail
13 3 (0.32%) Squid
13 3 (0.32%) qmail
Systems Management
1 134 (14.50%) Puppet
2 78 (8.44%) Opscode Chef
3 49 (5.30%) Nagios
4 27 (2.92%) Ansible
5 22 (2.38%) Opsview
5 22 (2.38%) Vagrant
6 15 (1.62%) Tivoli
7 12 (1.30%) CA SiteMinder
7 12 (1.30%) YUM
8 11 (1.19%) HP Quality Center
8 11 (1.19%) collectd
9 10 (1.08%) Salt
10 9 (0.97%) Backup Exec
11 8 (0.87%) Control-M
12 7 (0.76%) SCOM
12 7 (0.76%) OpenSSO
12 7 (0.76%) Red Hat Spacewalk
13 6 (0.65%) ZABBIX
13 6 (0.65%) BladeLogic
13 6 (0.65%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 312 (33.77%) Oracle
2 149 (16.13%) JBoss
2 149 (16.13%) Red Hat
3 93 (10.06%) VMware
4 89 (9.63%) IBM
5 60 (6.49%) Microsoft
6 59 (6.39%) Sun
7 39 (4.22%) hybris
8 34 (3.68%) HP
9 29 (3.14%) Citrix
10 25 (2.71%) Google
11 24 (2.60%) Sybase
12 23 (2.49%) EMC
13 22 (2.38%) SAP
13 22 (2.38%) Atlassian
13 22 (2.38%) TIBCO
14 17 (1.84%) Cisco
14 17 (1.84%) Akamai
15 16 (1.73%) Alterian
16 14 (1.52%) NetApp
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