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 October 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 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Tomcat
Rank 68 66 91
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +25
Contract jobs citing Tomcat 21 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.56% 0.76% 0.21%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.55% 4.02% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 5 3
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£318 £320 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.78% -1.53%
UK excluding London average daily rate £389 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
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
199 224 297
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 14.74% 18.92% 20.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 99 145
Average daily rate £325 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £240 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £345 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.34% +2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 36 30
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 £13.15 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £36.20 £26.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Tomcat across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Tomcat Daily Rate Histogram 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 October 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 - 8 £313 - 1
Stockport - - - - 3
Oldham - - - -
Sale - - - -
Tomcat
North West

Tomcat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 25 (73.53%) Linux
2 23 (67.65%) Java
3 20 (58.82%) Spring
4 18 (52.94%) XML
4 18 (52.94%) Red Hat
5 17 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 16 (47.06%) WebSphere
7 15 (44.12%) HTTP
8 14 (41.18%) Oracle
8 14 (41.18%) Maven
8 14 (41.18%) Grails
9 13 (38.24%) Servlets
9 13 (38.24%) Apache
9 13 (38.24%) JMS
10 12 (35.29%) XML Schema
10 12 (35.29%) XSLT
10 12 (35.29%) XPath
11 11 (32.35%) WebLogic
11 11 (32.35%) J2SE
11 11 (32.35%) Android
11 11 (32.35%) Hazelcast
12 10 (29.41%) Windows
13 9 (26.47%) DOM
14 8 (23.53%) SQL Server
14 8 (23.53%) JBoss
14 8 (23.53%) SUSE
15 7 (20.59%) Finance
15 7 (20.59%) Hibernate
15 7 (20.59%) Software Engineering
15 7 (20.59%) SOA

Tomcat
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 16 (47.06%) WebSphere
2 13 (38.24%) Apache
3 11 (32.35%) WebLogic
4 5 (14.71%) WebLogic Integration
4 5 (14.71%) CMS
5 3 (8.82%) MQSeries
5 3 (8.82%) Escenic
5 3 (8.82%) Adobe CQ
6 2 (5.88%) Liferay
6 2 (5.88%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (5.88%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 2 (5.88%) IBM HTTP Server
7 1 (2.94%) CICS
7 1 (2.94%) GlassFish
7 1 (2.94%) Mule
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 15 (44.12%) HTTP
2 7 (20.59%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (32.35%) Hazelcast
2 8 (23.53%) SQL Server
3 7 (20.59%) MySQL
4 5 (14.71%) MS Access
4 5 (14.71%) Oracle Database
5 3 (8.82%) RDBMS
5 3 (8.82%) Hadoop
5 3 (8.82%) Relational Database
5 3 (8.82%) Big Data
6 1 (2.94%) DB2
Development Applications
1 14 (41.18%) Maven
2 2 (5.88%) Introscope
3 1 (2.94%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.94%) IntelliJ
3 1 (2.94%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 7 (20.59%) Finance
2 2 (5.88%) Retail
3 1 (2.94%) Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (52.94%) Developer
1 18 (52.94%) Java Developer
2 6 (17.65%) Administrator
3 5 (14.71%) Tester
3 5 (14.71%) Non-Functional Tester
4 4 (11.76%) Linux Administrator
5 3 (8.82%) UNIX Administrator
5 3 (8.82%) Java Programmer
5 3 (8.82%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Developer Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Senior Programmer
5 3 (8.82%) Senior Java Programmer
5 3 (8.82%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Senior Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Programmer
5 3 (8.82%) Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Architect
6 2 (5.88%) Software Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Technical Leader
7 1 (2.94%) Java Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (58.82%) Spring
2 18 (52.94%) XML
3 14 (41.18%) Grails
4 13 (38.24%) Servlets
4 13 (38.24%) JMS
5 12 (35.29%) XML Schema
5 12 (35.29%) XSLT
6 11 (32.35%) J2SE
7 9 (26.47%) DOM
8 7 (20.59%) Hibernate
9 6 (17.65%) J2EE
9 6 (17.65%) WebSphere MQ
10 5 (14.71%) Middleware
10 5 (14.71%) SAX
10 5 (14.71%) HTML
10 5 (14.71%) CSS
10 5 (14.71%) HTML5
10 5 (14.71%) REST
10 5 (14.71%) CSS3
11 4 (11.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) Computer Science
1 5 (14.71%) N-Tier
1 5 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.88%) Web 2.0
3 1 (2.94%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.94%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 25 (73.53%) Linux
2 17 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (32.35%) Android
4 10 (29.41%) Windows
5 8 (23.53%) SUSE
6 5 (14.71%) HPUX
7 4 (11.76%) UNIX
8 2 (5.88%) Windows 7
9 1 (2.94%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.59%) Software Engineering
1 7 (20.59%) SOA
1 7 (20.59%) Integration Testing
2 6 (17.65%) Mentoring
3 5 (14.71%) Statistical Analysis
3 5 (14.71%) UML
3 5 (14.71%) Test Scripting
3 5 (14.71%) Release Management
3 5 (14.71%) Performance Testing
3 5 (14.71%) Security Testing
4 4 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (11.76%) TDD
5 3 (8.82%) Data Management
5 3 (8.82%) Scrum
5 3 (8.82%) Business Continuity
5 3 (8.82%) Change Management
5 3 (8.82%) RUP
5 3 (8.82%) OOD
5 3 (8.82%) OOP
5 3 (8.82%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 23 (67.65%) Java
2 12 (35.29%) XPath
3 7 (20.59%) JavaScript
4 5 (14.71%) Shell Script
4 5 (14.71%) FoxPro (VFP)
4 5 (14.71%) VB
5 3 (8.82%) C#
5 3 (8.82%) Perl
5 3 (8.82%) Scala
6 2 (5.88%) Python
7 1 (2.94%) SQL
7 1 (2.94%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (14.71%) ISEB Practitioner
1 5 (14.71%) ISTQB
1 5 (14.71%) ISEB
1 5 (14.71%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) QA
2 2 (5.88%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (14.71%) Firmware
2 3 (8.82%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 5 (14.71%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (5.88%) CA Wily
2 2 (5.88%) Puppet
2 2 (5.88%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 18 (52.94%) Red Hat
2 14 (41.18%) Oracle
3 8 (23.53%) JBoss
4 7 (20.59%) IBM
4 7 (20.59%) HP
5 5 (14.71%) TIBCO
6 3 (8.82%) FatWire
6 3 (8.82%) NetApp
6 3 (8.82%) EMC
6 3 (8.82%) Sybase
7 2 (5.88%) CA
7 2 (5.88%) VMware
8 1 (2.94%) Endeca
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £280 - £300 per day + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Quantica Technology - London
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 8 days ago