The table below looks at the statistics for Tomcat skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Tomcat over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Tomcat
Rank 64 69 91
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +22
Contract jobs citing Tomcat 19 9 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.44% 0.74% 0.49%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.96% 3.88% 2.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 7 4
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£323 £320 £328
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.78% -2.29%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £333 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.02% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £57.50
% change year-on-year
- -39.13%
Tomcat
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Application Platforms Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
212 232 278
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 16.06% 19.17% 19.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 96 131
Average daily rate £323 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.76% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 35 25
Average hourly rate £15.00 £18.00 £24.97
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -27.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.40 £11.70 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.95 £34.90 £26.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%

Tomcat
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Tomcat Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Tomcat
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Tomcat Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Tomcat
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Tomcat Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Tomcat
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Tomcat within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 1 September 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
Salford - 5 £313 - 3
Stockport - - - - 3
Sale - - - - 1
Tomcat
North West

Tomcat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 20 (71.43%) Linux
2 17 (60.71%) Java
3 16 (57.14%) Oracle
4 15 (53.57%) WebSphere
5 14 (50.00%) WebLogic
5 14 (50.00%) Apache
6 13 (46.43%) Spring
7 12 (42.86%) XML
8 11 (39.29%) SQL Server
9 10 (35.71%) Red Hat
9 10 (35.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 9 (32.14%) Finance
11 8 (28.57%) SUSE
11 8 (28.57%) Integration Testing
11 8 (28.57%) JBoss
11 8 (28.57%) JavaScript
12 7 (25.00%) MySQL
12 7 (25.00%) XSLT
12 7 (25.00%) HP
12 7 (25.00%) HTTP
12 7 (25.00%) XPath
12 7 (25.00%) Hibernate
13 6 (21.43%) TDD
13 6 (21.43%) CMS
13 6 (21.43%) WebLogic Integration
13 6 (21.43%) Statistical Analysis
13 6 (21.43%) ISTQB
13 6 (21.43%) JSF
13 6 (21.43%) Maven
13 6 (21.43%) ISEB Practitioner

Tomcat
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 15 (53.57%) WebSphere
2 14 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 14 (50.00%) Apache
3 6 (21.43%) WebLogic Integration
3 6 (21.43%) CMS
4 5 (17.86%) MQSeries
4 5 (17.86%) Escenic
4 5 (17.86%) Adobe CQ
5 2 (7.14%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (3.57%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 1 (3.57%) CICS
6 1 (3.57%) IBM HTTP Server
6 1 (3.57%) GlassFish
6 1 (3.57%) Mule
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.00%) HTTP
2 6 (21.43%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (39.29%) SQL Server
2 7 (25.00%) MySQL
3 6 (21.43%) MS Access
3 6 (21.43%) Hazelcast
3 6 (21.43%) Oracle Database
4 5 (17.86%) Hadoop
4 5 (17.86%) Big Data
5 3 (10.71%) Relational Database
5 3 (10.71%) RDBMS
6 1 (3.57%) DB2
Development Applications
1 6 (21.43%) Maven
2 2 (7.14%) Eclipse
3 1 (3.57%) IntelliJ
3 1 (3.57%) WebLogic Workshop
3 1 (3.57%) Introscope
3 1 (3.57%) Subversion
3 1 (3.57%) JIRA
General
1 9 (32.14%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Banking
2 1 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (50.00%) Developer
1 14 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 5 (17.86%) Senior Programmer
2 5 (17.86%) Senior Java Programmer
2 5 (17.86%) Java Programmer
2 5 (17.86%) Senior Java Developer
2 5 (17.86%) Developer Analyst
2 5 (17.86%) Analyst
2 5 (17.86%) Tester
2 5 (17.86%) Senior Developer
2 5 (17.86%) Programmer
2 5 (17.86%) Administrator
2 5 (17.86%) Senior Analyst
2 5 (17.86%) Non-Functional Tester
3 3 (10.71%) UNIX Administrator
3 3 (10.71%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (7.14%) Software Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (3.57%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (3.57%) UNIX Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (46.43%) Spring
2 12 (42.86%) XML
3 7 (25.00%) XSLT
3 7 (25.00%) Hibernate
4 6 (21.43%) JSF
4 6 (21.43%) Ajax
4 6 (21.43%) Grails
4 6 (21.43%) jQuery
4 6 (21.43%) J2SE
4 6 (21.43%) JMS
4 6 (21.43%) DOM
4 6 (21.43%) XML Schema
4 6 (21.43%) HTML
4 6 (21.43%) J2EE
4 6 (21.43%) CSS
4 6 (21.43%) Servlets
5 5 (17.86%) Struts
5 5 (17.86%) EJB
5 5 (17.86%) .NET
5 5 (17.86%) Java RMI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) N-Tier
2 4 (14.29%) Firmware
3 3 (10.71%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.57%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (3.57%) Mainframe
4 1 (3.57%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 20 (71.43%) Linux
2 10 (35.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (28.57%) SUSE
4 6 (21.43%) Android
4 6 (21.43%) HPUX
5 5 (17.86%) Windows
6 4 (14.29%) UNIX
7 2 (7.14%) Windows 7
8 1 (3.57%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (28.57%) Integration Testing
2 6 (21.43%) Test Scripting
2 6 (21.43%) Release Management
2 6 (21.43%) Performance Testing
2 6 (21.43%) Security Testing
2 6 (21.43%) Statistical Analysis
2 6 (21.43%) SOA
2 6 (21.43%) TDD
3 5 (17.86%) Scrum
3 5 (17.86%) RUP
3 5 (17.86%) OOD
3 5 (17.86%) UML
3 5 (17.86%) OOP
3 5 (17.86%) OOA/OOD
3 5 (17.86%) Software Engineering
3 5 (17.86%) BDD
4 3 (10.71%) Performance Improvement
4 3 (10.71%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (10.71%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (10.71%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 17 (60.71%) Java
2 8 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 7 (25.00%) XPath
4 6 (21.43%) VB
4 6 (21.43%) FoxPro (VFP)
5 5 (17.86%) Scala
5 5 (17.86%) C#
6 4 (14.29%) Shell Script
7 3 (10.71%) Perl
8 2 (7.14%) SQL
8 2 (7.14%) Python
9 1 (3.57%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (21.43%) ISEB
1 6 (21.43%) ISEB Practitioner
1 6 (21.43%) ISTQB
1 6 (21.43%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.86%) QA
2 2 (7.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (10.71%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 6 (21.43%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (3.57%) CA Wily
2 1 (3.57%) Puppet
2 1 (3.57%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 16 (57.14%) Oracle
2 10 (35.71%) Red Hat
3 8 (28.57%) JBoss
4 7 (25.00%) HP
5 6 (21.43%) IBM
5 6 (21.43%) TIBCO
6 3 (10.71%) Sybase
6 3 (10.71%) EMC
6 3 (10.71%) NetApp
7 2 (7.14%) FatWire
8 1 (3.57%) VMware
8 1 (3.57%) Endeca
8 1 (3.57%) CA
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