The first table below looks at the demand for Tomcat skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Tomcat over the 3 months to 24 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 Leeds 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Tomcat
Rank 73 53 62
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +9
Contract jobs citing Tomcat 13 18 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.13% 2.37% 0.66%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.24% 11.11% 3.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 4
Average daily rate £318 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.30% -7.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £354 £338
% change year-on-year
-1.19% +4.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.75 £26.25 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -22.79%
Application Platforms Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
248 162 179
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 21.49% 21.29% 19.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 100 115
Average daily rate £350 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 9
Average hourly rate £14.50 £9.45 £11.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.43% -17.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £9.45 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.25 £9.45 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -
Tomcat
West Yorkshire

Tomcat
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Tomcat Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Tomcat
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Tomcat Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Tomcat
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Tomcat Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Tomcat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 14 (82.35%) Java
2 11 (64.71%) SQL Server
2 11 (64.71%) Spring
3 10 (58.82%) Hibernate
4 9 (52.94%) Maven
4 9 (52.94%) JavaScript
5 8 (47.06%) J2EE
5 8 (47.06%) Java EE
6 7 (41.18%) jQuery
6 7 (41.18%) HTML
6 7 (41.18%) IIS
6 7 (41.18%) CSS
7 6 (35.29%) UNIX
7 6 (35.29%) MySQL
8 5 (29.41%) RDBMS
8 5 (29.41%) Relational Database
9 4 (23.53%) HTML5
9 4 (23.53%) CSS3
9 4 (23.53%) JPA
9 4 (23.53%) JSON
9 4 (23.53%) JBoss
9 4 (23.53%) Oracle
9 4 (23.53%) Windows
9 4 (23.53%) NUnit
10 3 (17.65%) ActiveMQ
10 3 (17.65%) Software Engineering
10 3 (17.65%) Technical Architecture
10 3 (17.65%) Scrum
10 3 (17.65%) CMMI
10 3 (17.65%) WebLogic

Tomcat
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 7 (41.18%) IIS
2 3 (17.65%) WebLogic
3 2 (11.76%) Apache ServiceMix
3 2 (11.76%) Apache
4 1 (5.88%) CMS
4 1 (5.88%) WebSphere
4 1 (5.88%) GlassFish
4 1 (5.88%) Mule
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (64.71%) SQL Server
2 6 (35.29%) MySQL
3 5 (29.41%) Relational Database
3 5 (29.41%) RDBMS
4 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (11.76%) Oracle OWB
4 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (52.94%) Maven
2 4 (23.53%) NUnit
3 2 (11.76%) JUnit
3 2 (11.76%) JIRA
4 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
4 1 (5.88%) Eclipse
4 1 (5.88%) Ant
General
1 1 (5.88%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 12 (70.59%) Developer
2 10 (58.82%) Java Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Senior Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Support Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Applications Support
3 3 (17.65%) Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Applications Support Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Architect
4 1 (5.88%) DBA
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (64.71%) Spring
2 10 (58.82%) Hibernate
3 8 (47.06%) J2EE
3 8 (47.06%) Java EE
4 7 (41.18%) CSS
4 7 (41.18%) jQuery
4 7 (41.18%) HTML
5 4 (23.53%) CSS3
5 4 (23.53%) JPA
5 4 (23.53%) HTML5
5 4 (23.53%) JSON
6 3 (17.65%) ActiveMQ
6 3 (17.65%) Apache Camel
7 2 (11.76%) JBoss Seam
7 2 (11.76%) Web Services
7 2 (11.76%) Spring MVC
8 1 (5.88%) JSF
8 1 (5.88%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) N-Tier
1 3 (17.65%) Open Source
2 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.88%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 6 (35.29%) UNIX
2 4 (23.53%) Windows
3 2 (11.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (17.65%) ITIL
1 3 (17.65%) CMMI
1 3 (17.65%) Scrum
1 3 (17.65%) Technical Architecture
1 3 (17.65%) Problem Management
1 3 (17.65%) Software Engineering
2 2 (11.76%) Software Testing
2 2 (11.76%) Service Management
2 2 (11.76%) Functional Testing
2 2 (11.76%) MVC
2 2 (11.76%) OO
3 1 (5.88%) SOA
3 1 (5.88%) OOP
3 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.88%) TDD
3 1 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (5.88%) ITIL V3
3 1 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 14 (82.35%) Java
2 9 (52.94%) JavaScript
3 2 (11.76%) SQL
3 2 (11.76%) Ruby
4 1 (5.88%) Bash Shell
4 1 (5.88%) Perl
4 1 (5.88%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
1 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) COBIT
2 1 (5.88%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) OpenView
1 2 (11.76%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (5.88%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Oracle
1 4 (23.53%) JBoss
2 2 (11.76%) HP
2 2 (11.76%) FatWire
3 1 (5.88%) Red Hat
3 1 (5.88%) Perforce
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.88%) Sybase