The first table below looks at the demand for Tomcat skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Tomcat over the 3 months to 16 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 Kent 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Tomcat
Rank 33 40 37
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -3
Contract jobs citing Tomcat 3 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 1.31% 0.58% 0.67%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.82% 3.77% 3.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Average daily rate £313 £463 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.43% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £354 £330
% change year-on-year
+1.83% +7.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.75 £26.25 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -29.05%
Application Platforms Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
34 53 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 14.85% 15.32% 18.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 31 38
Average daily rate £395 £295 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.89% -6.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £211 £214 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £514 £498 £374
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 2
Average hourly rate £22.50 £14.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.71% -17.64%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -2.56%
Tomcat
South East

Tomcat
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Tomcat Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Tomcat
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Tomcat Daily Rate Trend in Kent

Tomcat
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

Tomcat Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

Tomcat
Contract Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Tomcat within the Kent region over the 3 months to 16 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
Canterbury - - - -
Dartford - - - -
Folkestone - - - -
Maidstone - - - -
Sevenoaks - - - -
Tomcat
South East

Tomcat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 4 (80.00%) Apache
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) MySQL
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Debian
2 3 (60.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Load Balancing
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (40.00%) UNIX
3 2 (40.00%) Squid
3 2 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (40.00%) Nagios
3 2 (40.00%) IIS
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) Perl
3 2 (40.00%) Solaris
3 2 (40.00%) DHCP
3 2 (40.00%) Kerberos
3 2 (40.00%) DNS
3 2 (40.00%) Sun
4 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (20.00%) HP
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (20.00%) RHCE
4 1 (20.00%) SAN

Tomcat
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 4 (80.00%) Apache
2 2 (40.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) DHCP
1 2 (40.00%) Kerberos
1 2 (40.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (20.00%) LDAP
2 1 (20.00%) SMTP
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) MySQL
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) BODI
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 1 (20.00%) Back Office
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 3 (60.00%) Linux Administrator
2 2 (40.00%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (20.00%) Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Applications Architect
3 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) XML Schema
1 1 (20.00%) JAXB
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) EJB
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
1 1 (20.00%) XML
1 1 (20.00%) XSLT
1 1 (20.00%) LAMP
1 1 (20.00%) JMX
1 1 (20.00%) JSF
1 1 (20.00%) JAX-WS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
1 3 (60.00%) Debian
1 3 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (40.00%) UNIX
2 2 (40.00%) Solaris
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (20.00%) B2B
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (20.00%) SOA
2 1 (20.00%) ETL
2 1 (20.00%) UML
2 1 (20.00%) OOA/OOD
2 1 (20.00%) Document Management
2 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (20.00%) Change Control
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (40.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) Perl
3 1 (20.00%) PHP
3 1 (20.00%) Ruby
3 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (20.00%) RHCE
1 1 (20.00%) MCSE
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Squid
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Nagios
2 1 (20.00%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) Sun
3 1 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) Informatica
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) Cognos
3 1 (20.00%) Business Objects
3 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (20.00%) Infoblox