The first table below looks at the demand for Tomcat skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Tomcat over the 3 months to 22 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 Hertfordshire 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Tomcat
Rank 53 57 55
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -2
Contract jobs citing Tomcat 2 2 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.31% 0.32% 2.07%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.72% 1.74% 11.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 7
Average daily rate
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£375 £250 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -44.44%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £353
% change year-on-year
- -0.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £34.00 £57.50
% change year-on-year
+4.41% -40.86%
Application Platforms Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
116 115 179
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 18.27% 18.58% 18.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 48 80
Average daily rate £325 £375 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £180 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £650 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 10 10
Average hourly rate £16.00 £26.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.46% +73.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.60 £12.55 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.50 £26.00 £33.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-17.50% -
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East of England

Tomcat
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Tomcat Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Tomcat
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Tomcat Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Tomcat
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Tomcat Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Tomcat
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Tomcat within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 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
Watford - 1 - - 1
Bishop's Stortford - - - -
Borehamwood - - - - 1
Hertford - - - -
Hitchin - - - -
Rickmansworth - - - -
Stevenage - - - -
Tomcat
East of England

Tomcat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 18 (94.74%) UNIX
1 18 (94.74%) Linux
2 15 (78.95%) Oracle
3 14 (73.68%) Finance
4 13 (68.42%) HTML
4 13 (68.42%) JavaScript
4 13 (68.42%) CSS
5 12 (63.16%) Ant
5 12 (63.16%) Java
5 12 (63.16%) XML
5 12 (63.16%) Eclipse
5 12 (63.16%) Subversion
5 12 (63.16%) Spring
5 12 (63.16%) Ajax
6 11 (57.89%) Relational Database
6 11 (57.89%) RDBMS
6 11 (57.89%) SQL
6 11 (57.89%) JUnit
7 10 (52.63%) Apache
7 10 (52.63%) Retail
8 9 (47.37%) MQSeries
8 9 (47.37%) JSP
8 9 (47.37%) IBM
8 9 (47.37%) HTTP
8 9 (47.37%) E-Commerce
8 9 (47.37%) Sun
8 9 (47.37%) Internet
8 9 (47.37%) Manufacturing
9 8 (42.11%) SOAP
9 8 (42.11%) J2EE

Tomcat
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 10 (52.63%) Apache
2 9 (47.37%) MQSeries
3 7 (36.84%) IIS
4 6 (31.58%) WebSphere Application Server
4 6 (31.58%) WebSphere
4 6 (31.58%) IBM HTTP Server
5 5 (26.32%) CMS
6 4 (21.05%) Alfresco
7 3 (15.79%) Adobe CQ
8 1 (5.26%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (5.26%) AquaLogic
8 1 (5.26%) WebLogic Portal
8 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 4 (21.05%) RiskWrite
Communications & Networking
1 9 (47.37%) HTTP
1 9 (47.37%) Internet
2 1 (5.26%) Wireshark
2 1 (5.26%) Intranet
2 1 (5.26%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (57.89%) Relational Database
1 11 (57.89%) RDBMS
2 8 (42.11%) MySQL
3 6 (31.58%) DB2
3 6 (31.58%) Oracle Database
4 4 (21.05%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (21.05%) Crystal Reports
4 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
4 4 (21.05%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (21.05%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (63.16%) Ant
1 12 (63.16%) Eclipse
1 12 (63.16%) Subversion
2 11 (57.89%) JUnit
3 7 (36.84%) Maven
3 7 (36.84%) Log4j
4 4 (21.05%) IntelliJ
4 4 (21.05%) Selenium
4 4 (21.05%) Mockito
4 4 (21.05%) Git (software)
General
1 14 (73.68%) Finance
2 10 (52.63%) Retail
3 9 (47.37%) Manufacturing
4 4 (21.05%) Marketing
5 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (68.42%) Developer
2 10 (52.63%) Java Developer
3 7 (36.84%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 6 (31.58%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 6 (31.58%) Technical Project Manager
4 6 (31.58%) Project Manager
4 6 (31.58%) Delivery Project Manager
4 6 (31.58%) Services Delivery Manager
4 6 (31.58%) Service Manager
4 6 (31.58%) Infrastructure Manager
4 6 (31.58%) Technical Manager
4 6 (31.58%) Delivery Manager
4 6 (31.58%) Technical Services Manager
4 6 (31.58%) Technical Delivery Manager
4 6 (31.58%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
5 4 (21.05%) J2EE Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Portal Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Administrator
7 1 (5.26%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (68.42%) HTML
1 13 (68.42%) CSS
2 12 (63.16%) XML
2 12 (63.16%) Spring
2 12 (63.16%) Ajax
3 9 (47.37%) JSP
4 8 (42.11%) SOAP
4 8 (42.11%) J2EE
4 8 (42.11%) REST
5 7 (36.84%) XMLBeans
5 7 (36.84%) JSON
5 7 (36.84%) jQuery
5 7 (36.84%) Struts
5 7 (36.84%) Web Services
5 7 (36.84%) Servlets
5 7 (36.84%) XSLT
5 7 (36.84%) Hibernate
6 4 (21.05%) JDBC
6 4 (21.05%) JSF
7 3 (15.79%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Web 2.0
2 4 (21.05%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 18 (94.74%) UNIX
1 18 (94.74%) Linux
2 7 (36.84%) Solaris
3 6 (31.58%) Windows
3 6 (31.58%) AIX
3 6 (31.58%) SUSE
3 6 (31.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (15.79%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) E-Commerce
2 7 (36.84%) OO
3 6 (31.58%) Service Delivery
3 6 (31.58%) Project Management
3 6 (31.58%) ITIL
3 6 (31.58%) Web Development
4 5 (26.32%) Waterfall
4 5 (26.32%) BDD
4 5 (26.32%) TDD
4 5 (26.32%) MVC
4 5 (26.32%) Scrum
5 4 (21.05%) Content Management
5 4 (21.05%) Performance Testing
5 4 (21.05%) Unit Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 13 (68.42%) JavaScript
2 12 (63.16%) Java
3 11 (57.89%) SQL
4 7 (36.84%) XPath
5 1 (5.26%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Degree
1 3 (15.79%) Sun Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) SCOM
Vendors
1 15 (78.95%) Oracle
2 9 (47.37%) IBM
2 9 (47.37%) Sun
3 6 (31.58%) Red Hat
3 6 (31.58%) HP
3 6 (31.58%) Dell
4 3 (15.79%) Interwoven
5 1 (5.26%) BEA
5 1 (5.26%) Plumtree
5 1 (5.26%) Microsoft