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 17 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 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Tomcat
Rank 220 235 177
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -58
Contract jobs citing Tomcat 482 345 608
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.94% 0.80% 1.09%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.45% 4.57% 6.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 298 192 421
Average daily rate £415 £413 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.60% +8.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £301 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £549 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £354 £334
% change year-on-year
+0.42% +5.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 10
Average hourly rate £29.75 £26.25 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -29.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.55 £23.88 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.95 £52.95 £57.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.75 £26.25 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -22.79%
Application Platforms Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
8844 7556 9097
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 17.22% 17.50% 16.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 5463 4337 5046
Average daily rate £375 £350 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £520 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 301 391 415
Average hourly rate £18.10 £20.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.50% +2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.09 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
Tomcat
UK

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 17 April 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London +7 276 £425 - 103
East of England -6 47 £425 +6.25% 15
South East -28 47 £365 +0.68% 36
North West 0 30 £365 -15.65% 17
South West 0 28 £375 +16.73% 11
Yorkshire -8 26 £318 -9.73% 29
West Midlands -11 25 £280 +7.69% 10
East Midlands -12 2 £358 +164.81% 12
Midlands - - - -
North East - - - - 4
Tomcat
UK

Tomcat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 716 (75.21%) Java
2 476 (50.00%) Linux
3 418 (43.91%) Apache
4 332 (34.87%) Spring
5 318 (33.40%) UNIX
6 297 (31.20%) Oracle
7 259 (27.21%) HTML
8 256 (26.89%) J2EE
9 246 (25.84%) SQL
10 239 (25.11%) JavaScript
11 224 (23.53%) Web Services
12 220 (23.11%) XML
13 203 (21.32%) MySQL
14 198 (20.80%) Maven
15 193 (20.27%) CSS
16 192 (20.17%) Agile Software Development
17 188 (19.75%) Hibernate
18 187 (19.64%) Finance
19 183 (19.22%) JBoss
20 176 (18.49%) Subversion
21 166 (17.44%) Windows
21 166 (17.44%) WebLogic
22 162 (17.02%) JSP
23 152 (15.97%) jQuery
24 137 (14.39%) TDD
25 133 (13.97%) WebSphere
26 131 (13.76%) Scrum
27 130 (13.66%) Puppet
28 129 (13.55%) OO
29 128 (13.45%) SQL Server

Tomcat
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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
1 418 (43.91%) Apache
2 166 (17.44%) WebLogic
3 133 (13.97%) WebSphere
4 126 (13.24%) IIS
5 78 (8.19%) CMS
6 53 (5.57%) Node.js
7 41 (4.31%) nginx
8 39 (4.10%) WebSphere Application Server
9 34 (3.57%) Jetty
10 30 (3.15%) GlassFish
11 28 (2.94%) Apache Solr
12 23 (2.42%) OpenStack
13 21 (2.21%) Cloud Foundry
13 21 (2.21%) Confluence
13 21 (2.21%) MQSeries
14 19 (2.00%) Adobe CQ
15 18 (1.89%) Mule
16 17 (1.79%) Alfresco
16 17 (1.79%) SharePoint
16 17 (1.79%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 25 (2.63%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.53%) MS Office
3 4 (0.42%) MS Project
4 2 (0.21%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.21%) Fireworks
4 2 (0.21%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.11%) Maya
5 1 (0.11%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 8 (0.84%) RMDS
2 6 (0.63%) Oracle BPM
3 5 (0.53%) RiskWrite
3 5 (0.53%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (0.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.21%) Tridion
5 2 (0.21%) Markit EDM
6 1 (0.11%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (0.11%) BusinessWorks
6 1 (0.11%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (0.11%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.11%) SAP IS-U
6 1 (0.11%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 50 (5.25%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (3.15%) Amazon EC2
3 15 (1.58%) Amazon S3
4 14 (1.47%) Cloud Computing
5 9 (0.95%) SaaS
6 7 (0.74%) Route 53
6 7 (0.74%) Amazon ELB
6 7 (0.74%) IBM SmartCloud
7 5 (0.53%) IaaS
8 4 (0.42%) PaaS
9 2 (0.21%) Microsoft Azure
9 2 (0.21%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 99 (10.40%) HTTP
2 89 (9.35%) DNS
3 78 (8.19%) SAN
4 63 (6.62%) Firewall
5 57 (5.99%) TCP/IP
6 49 (5.15%) Internet
7 40 (4.20%) LDAP
8 38 (3.99%) NAS
9 32 (3.36%) SSL
10 25 (2.63%) FTP
11 21 (2.21%) LAN
11 21 (2.21%) DHCP
12 19 (2.00%) WAN
13 17 (1.79%) VPN
14 16 (1.68%) SSH
15 14 (1.47%) Kerberos
15 14 (1.47%) Fibre Channel
16 13 (1.37%) SNMP
17 12 (1.26%) SMTP
18 9 (0.95%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 203 (21.32%) MySQL
2 128 (13.45%) SQL Server
3 87 (9.14%) MongoDB
4 78 (8.19%) Relational Database
5 65 (6.83%) Oracle Database
6 56 (5.88%) NoSQL
7 41 (4.31%) Apache Cassandra
8 39 (4.10%) PostgreSQL
9 34 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
10 32 (3.36%) RDBMS
11 23 (2.42%) Hadoop
12 22 (2.31%) Oracle Database 11g
13 21 (2.21%) Big Data
14 17 (1.79%) DB2
15 15 (1.58%) Oracle Reports
16 14 (1.47%) Crystal Reports
17 13 (1.37%) Hazelcast
17 13 (1.37%) Redis
18 12 (1.26%) Oracle Database 10g
19 8 (0.84%) HBase
Development Applications
1 198 (20.80%) Maven
2 176 (18.49%) Subversion
3 117 (12.29%) JUnit
3 117 (12.29%) Eclipse
4 107 (11.24%) Jenkins
5 100 (10.50%) Git (software)
6 95 (9.98%) Ant
7 62 (6.51%) Hudson
8 53 (5.57%) JIRA
9 30 (3.15%) Selenium
10 28 (2.94%) Cucumber
11 19 (2.00%) Mockito
12 14 (1.47%) Log4j
13 13 (1.37%) IntelliJ
13 13 (1.37%) Spring Roo
14 12 (1.26%) Mercurial
15 11 (1.16%) TeamCity
16 10 (1.05%) RSpec
17 9 (0.95%) Team Foundation Server
17 9 (0.95%) Gerrit
General
1 187 (19.64%) Finance
2 75 (7.88%) Banking
3 31 (3.26%) Telecoms
4 30 (3.15%) Investment Banking
5 22 (2.31%) Retail
6 18 (1.89%) Marketing
7 17 (1.79%) Manufacturing
8 15 (1.58%) Games
9 14 (1.47%) Advertising
10 13 (1.37%) Back Office
11 12 (1.26%) Publishing
12 5 (0.53%) Electronics
12 5 (0.53%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.32%) Front Office
14 2 (0.21%) Legal
14 2 (0.21%) German Language
14 2 (0.21%) Dutch Language
14 2 (0.21%) Retail Banking
15 1 (0.11%) Corporate Banking
15 1 (0.11%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 421 (44.22%) Developer
2 308 (32.35%) Java Developer
3 87 (9.14%) Administrator
4 73 (7.67%) Systems Administrator
5 65 (6.83%) Architect
5 65 (6.83%) DevOps Engineer
6 55 (5.78%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 45 (4.73%) Senior Developer
8 43 (4.52%) Senior Java Developer
9 42 (4.41%) Analyst
10 35 (3.68%) Web Developer
10 35 (3.68%) Systems Engineer
11 33 (3.47%) Linux Administrator
12 30 (3.15%) Project Manager
13 29 (3.05%) Java Web Developer
14 28 (2.94%) Linux Systems Administrator
14 28 (2.94%) UNIX Administrator
15 26 (2.73%) Linux Engineer
16 23 (2.42%) Consultant
16 23 (2.42%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 332 (34.87%) Spring
2 259 (27.21%) HTML
3 256 (26.89%) J2EE
4 224 (23.53%) Web Services
5 220 (23.11%) XML
6 193 (20.27%) CSS
7 188 (19.75%) Hibernate
8 162 (17.02%) JSP
9 152 (15.97%) jQuery
10 121 (12.71%) REST
11 103 (10.82%) SOAP
12 98 (10.29%) Ajax
13 94 (9.87%) Servlets
14 84 (8.82%) .NET
15 83 (8.72%) Spring MVC
16 71 (7.46%) Struts
16 71 (7.46%) XSLT
17 68 (7.14%) Java EE
18 64 (6.72%) Middleware
18 64 (6.72%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 117 (12.29%) Open Source
2 43 (4.52%) Clustering
3 35 (3.68%) Enterprise Software
4 27 (2.84%) Replication
5 26 (2.73%) Computer Science
6 17 (1.79%) Client/Server
6 17 (1.79%) Mobile App
7 16 (1.68%) PKI
8 11 (1.16%) Management Information System
9 10 (1.05%) iPad
9 10 (1.05%) Data Integration
10 8 (0.84%) RIA
10 8 (0.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 7 (0.74%) N-Tier
12 6 (0.63%) W3C
12 6 (0.63%) Mainframe
12 6 (0.63%) Web 2.0
12 6 (0.63%) Life Science
12 6 (0.63%) CMDB
12 6 (0.63%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 476 (50.00%) Linux
2 318 (33.40%) UNIX
3 166 (17.44%) Windows
4 110 (11.55%) Solaris
5 91 (9.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 34 (3.57%) CentOS
7 24 (2.52%) Windows Server 2008
8 23 (2.42%) Ubuntu
9 19 (2.00%) Windows Server 2003
10 16 (1.68%) Debian
10 16 (1.68%) Apple iOS
11 15 (1.58%) Windows 7
12 13 (1.37%) AIX
13 12 (1.26%) Mac OS X
13 12 (1.26%) Oracle Linux
14 11 (1.16%) HPUX
14 11 (1.16%) SUSE
14 11 (1.16%) Windows XP
15 8 (0.84%) Android
16 6 (0.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 192 (20.17%) Agile Software Development
2 137 (14.39%) TDD
3 131 (13.76%) Scrum
4 129 (13.55%) OO
5 115 (12.08%) MVC
6 106 (11.13%) E-Commerce
7 94 (9.87%) Continuous Integration
8 77 (8.09%) SOA
9 68 (7.14%) ITIL
10 66 (6.93%) Software Engineering
10 66 (6.93%) Unit Testing
11 61 (6.41%) BDD
12 60 (6.30%) Configuration Management
13 56 (5.88%) Project Management
14 52 (5.46%) UML
15 49 (5.15%) Load Balancing
16 45 (4.73%) OOA/OOD
17 40 (4.20%) Content Management
18 37 (3.89%) Disaster Recovery
19 36 (3.78%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 716 (75.21%) Java
2 246 (25.84%) SQL
3 239 (25.11%) JavaScript
4 111 (11.66%) Perl
5 105 (11.03%) Ruby
6 68 (7.14%) Bash Shell
7 62 (6.51%) Shell Script
8 56 (5.88%) Python
9 38 (3.99%) C#
10 37 (3.89%) PHP
11 34 (3.57%) Groovy
12 30 (3.15%) PL/SQL
13 25 (2.63%) Scala
14 20 (2.10%) Korn
15 18 (1.89%) C
16 14 (1.47%) C++
17 12 (1.26%) XPath
17 12 (1.26%) PowerShell
18 8 (0.84%) VB
19 6 (0.63%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 52 (5.46%) Degree
2 44 (4.62%) Security Cleared
3 36 (3.78%) SC Cleared
4 10 (1.05%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (1.05%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (1.05%) ITIL Certification
5 9 (0.95%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 9 (0.95%) MCSE
6 6 (0.63%) RHCE
6 6 (0.63%) DV Cleared
7 5 (0.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 4 (0.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (0.42%) CCNA
8 4 (0.42%) ISEB
9 3 (0.32%) CCIE
9 3 (0.32%) Oracle Certification
9 3 (0.32%) RHCT
9 3 (0.32%) ISTQB
10 2 (0.21%) NCDA
10 2 (0.21%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (4.94%) QA
2 8 (0.84%) SLA
3 5 (0.53%) Data Quality
4 4 (0.42%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.42%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.32%) COBIT
6 1 (0.11%) JSP 440
6 1 (0.11%) WAI
6 1 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 44 (4.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 37 (3.89%) NFS
3 33 (3.47%) Active Directory
4 17 (1.79%) VMware ESXi
5 15 (1.58%) VMware ESX
6 14 (1.47%) Sendmail
7 13 (1.37%) Samba
8 12 (1.26%) Oracle RAC
9 11 (1.16%) vSphere
9 11 (1.16%) Varnish
10 10 (1.05%) vCloud
11 9 (0.95%) Hyper-V
12 8 (0.84%) Squid
12 8 (0.84%) XenApp
12 8 (0.84%) SRDF
13 7 (0.74%) KVM
13 7 (0.74%) Xen
14 5 (0.53%) VirtualBox
15 3 (0.32%) XenDesktop
16 2 (0.21%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 130 (13.66%) Puppet
2 115 (12.08%) Opscode Chef
3 64 (6.72%) Nagios
4 18 (1.89%) Ansible
5 17 (1.79%) Vagrant
6 15 (1.58%) collectd
6 15 (1.58%) Ganglia
7 7 (0.74%) Backup Exec
8 6 (0.63%) Munin
8 6 (0.63%) HP Quality Center
8 6 (0.63%) OpenSSO
8 6 (0.63%) StatsD
9 5 (0.53%) SCCM
9 5 (0.53%) SCOM
9 5 (0.53%) Tivoli
10 4 (0.42%) HAProxy
11 3 (0.32%) Cobbler
11 3 (0.32%) CA Wily
11 3 (0.32%) WSUS
11 3 (0.32%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 297 (31.20%) Oracle
2 183 (19.22%) JBoss
3 124 (13.03%) Red Hat
4 83 (8.72%) VMware
5 77 (8.09%) IBM
6 68 (7.14%) Sun
7 55 (5.78%) Microsoft
8 48 (5.04%) Sybase
9 41 (4.31%) HP
10 40 (4.20%) Cisco
11 30 (3.15%) F5
12 29 (3.05%) EMC
13 28 (2.94%) hybris
14 24 (2.52%) Alterian
14 24 (2.52%) NetApp
15 21 (2.21%) Akamai
16 20 (2.10%) Adobe
17 19 (2.00%) TIBCO
17 19 (2.00%) Splunk
18 18 (1.89%) Foundry
Essex
Nakama
Rate: Unspecified Negotiable.
Posted: 1 hour ago
South East
People Source Consulting
Rate: £350 - £500 per day + Market rates
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
DP Connect
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Certes Computing Ltd (Birmingham)
Posted: Yesterday
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £300 Per Day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Aston Carter
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
C4 Commerce
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Yoh Company
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Salt
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Rate: £300 - £320 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Rate: £350.00 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Intuition IT Solutions
Rate: €520 - €570 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £500 per day excellent rates or salaries
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Aston Carter
Rate: £250 - £320 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £200 - £300 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applied Card Technologies
Rate: From £30,000 to £37,000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 13 days ago