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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Tomcat
Rank 77 79 82
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Contract jobs citing Tomcat 15 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.07% 0.087% 0.083%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.95% 0.43% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 1 1
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£350 £375 £235
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +59.57%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £363
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.40 £44.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-17.27% +60.00%
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
252 233 240
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 17.95% 20.38% 19.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 130 123
Average daily rate £355 £303 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.35% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £135 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 18 9
Average hourly rate £16.50 £25.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.00% +19.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £17.15 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.40 £31.80 £21.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.38 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+10.74% -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 24 December 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 24 December 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 - 3 £319 -
Stockport - - - -
Oldham - - - -
Sale - - - -
Tomcat
North West

Tomcat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 27 (81.82%) Linux
2 26 (78.79%) Java
3 23 (69.70%) Red Hat
4 22 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 21 (63.64%) HTTP
5 21 (63.64%) XML
6 20 (60.61%) Spring
6 20 (60.61%) Maven
6 20 (60.61%) Grails
7 19 (57.58%) JMS
7 19 (57.58%) Servlets
8 17 (51.52%) J2SE
9 14 (42.42%) XSLT
9 14 (42.42%) XML Schema
9 14 (42.42%) XPath
10 13 (39.39%) Android
10 13 (39.39%) Hazelcast
11 12 (36.36%) WebSphere
11 12 (36.36%) Windows
12 10 (30.30%) DOM
12 10 (30.30%) Oracle
13 9 (27.27%) Apache
13 9 (27.27%) Software Engineering
14 7 (21.21%) J2EE
15 6 (18.18%) WebSphere MQ
15 6 (18.18%) SAX
15 6 (18.18%) Computer Science
15 6 (18.18%) Oracle Database
16 5 (15.15%) REST
16 5 (15.15%) JBoss

Tomcat
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 12 (36.36%) WebSphere
2 9 (27.27%) Apache
3 5 (15.15%) JBoss
4 4 (12.12%) WebLogic
5 2 (6.06%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (6.06%) Liferay
5 2 (6.06%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 2 (6.06%) WebLogic Integration
5 2 (6.06%) CMS
5 2 (6.06%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 21 (63.64%) HTTP
2 4 (12.12%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (39.39%) Hazelcast
2 6 (18.18%) Oracle Database
3 4 (12.12%) Oracle Database 10g
3 4 (12.12%) MySQL
3 4 (12.12%) Oracle9i Database
4 2 (6.06%) MS Access
4 2 (6.06%) RDBMS
4 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
4 2 (6.06%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 20 (60.61%) Maven
2 4 (12.12%) Jenkins
2 4 (12.12%) Eclipse
3 2 (6.06%) Introscope
General
1 2 (6.06%) Finance
1 2 (6.06%) Retail
2 1 (3.03%) Marketing
2 1 (3.03%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 22 (66.67%) Developer
1 22 (66.67%) Java Developer
2 4 (12.12%) Linux Administrator
2 4 (12.12%) Administrator
3 2 (6.06%) Non-Functional Tester
3 2 (6.06%) UNIX Administrator
3 2 (6.06%) Architect
3 2 (6.06%) Tester
3 2 (6.06%) Software Engineer
4 1 (3.03%) Technical Architect
4 1 (3.03%) Software Architect
4 1 (3.03%) Technical Manager
4 1 (3.03%) Product Manager
4 1 (3.03%) Java Technical Architect
4 1 (3.03%) Technical Leader
4 1 (3.03%) Technical Product Manager
4 1 (3.03%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (63.64%) XML
2 20 (60.61%) Spring
2 20 (60.61%) Grails
3 19 (57.58%) JMS
3 19 (57.58%) Servlets
4 17 (51.52%) J2SE
5 14 (42.42%) XSLT
5 14 (42.42%) XML Schema
6 10 (30.30%) DOM
7 7 (21.21%) J2EE
8 6 (18.18%) SAX
8 6 (18.18%) WebSphere MQ
9 5 (15.15%) REST
10 4 (12.12%) Apache Camel
10 4 (12.12%) Middleware
10 4 (12.12%) Hibernate
11 3 (9.09%) ActiveMQ
12 2 (6.06%) Java EE
12 2 (6.06%) JSON
12 2 (6.06%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.06%) N-Tier
2 2 (6.06%) Web 2.0
2 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.03%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 27 (81.82%) Linux
2 22 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 13 (39.39%) Android
4 12 (36.36%) Windows
5 4 (12.12%) SUSE
6 2 (6.06%) HPUX
6 2 (6.06%) UNIX
6 2 (6.06%) Windows 7
6 2 (6.06%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (27.27%) Software Engineering
2 4 (12.12%) Integration Testing
2 4 (12.12%) SOA
3 2 (6.06%) Code Coverage
3 2 (6.06%) Configuration Management
3 2 (6.06%) Change Management
3 2 (6.06%) MVC
3 2 (6.06%) Migration
3 2 (6.06%) Business Continuity
3 2 (6.06%) UML
3 2 (6.06%) Data Management
3 2 (6.06%) Content Management
3 2 (6.06%) Statistical Analysis
3 2 (6.06%) Problem Management
3 2 (6.06%) Release Management
3 2 (6.06%) Performance Testing
3 2 (6.06%) Security Testing
3 2 (6.06%) Unit Testing
3 2 (6.06%) Test Scripting
3 2 (6.06%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 26 (78.79%) Java
2 14 (42.42%) XPath
3 4 (12.12%) JavaScript
3 4 (12.12%) Shell Script
4 2 (6.06%) Perl
4 2 (6.06%) VB
4 2 (6.06%) Python
4 2 (6.06%) FoxPro (VFP)
5 1 (3.03%) Scala
5 1 (3.03%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) ISEB
1 2 (6.06%) ISEB Practitioner
1 2 (6.06%) ISTQB
1 2 (6.06%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (12.12%) Firmware
2 2 (6.06%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) Tivoli
1 2 (6.06%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (6.06%) CA Wily
1 2 (6.06%) Puppet
Vendors
1 23 (69.70%) Red Hat
2 10 (30.30%) Oracle
3 4 (12.12%) IBM
3 4 (12.12%) HP
4 2 (6.06%) EMC
4 2 (6.06%) CA
4 2 (6.06%) NetApp
4 2 (6.06%) TIBCO
4 2 (6.06%) FatWire
4 2 (6.06%) VMware
4 2 (6.06%) Sybase