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 22 May 2015 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Tomcat
Rank 77 69 72
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +3
Contract jobs citing Tomcat 12 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.79% 0.73% 0.53%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.98% 4.46% 2.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 0
Average daily rate
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£400 £303 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.23% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.54 £32.75 £30.50
% change year-on-year
-0.64% +7.37%
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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
241 202 191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 15.90% 16.30% 20.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 105 90
Average daily rate £375 £330 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £263 £161
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 12 20
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.95 £13.40 £13.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £37.49 £38.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £17.25 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+17.01% -9.21%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 17 (77.27%) Linux
2 14 (63.64%) Java
3 13 (59.09%) Apache
4 11 (50.00%) Oracle
5 10 (45.45%) HTTP
6 9 (40.91%) Red Hat
6 9 (40.91%) Servlets
6 9 (40.91%) XML
6 9 (40.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (36.36%) Jenkins
7 8 (36.36%) J2EE
8 7 (31.82%) MySQL
8 7 (31.82%) J2SE
8 7 (31.82%) JMS
8 7 (31.82%) Maven
8 7 (31.82%) Grails
8 7 (31.82%) Oracle Database
9 6 (27.27%) Puppet
9 6 (27.27%) Spring
10 5 (22.73%) VMware
10 5 (22.73%) Oracle9i Database
10 5 (22.73%) Windows
10 5 (22.73%) PHP
10 5 (22.73%) Oracle Database 10g
10 5 (22.73%) Eclipse
11 4 (18.18%) JBoss
11 4 (18.18%) SOA
11 4 (18.18%) MVC
11 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
11 4 (18.18%) JSP

Tomcat
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 13 (59.09%) Apache
2 4 (18.18%) JBoss
2 4 (18.18%) nginx
3 3 (13.64%) WebSphere
4 2 (9.09%) WebLogic Integration
4 2 (9.09%) WebLogic
4 2 (9.09%) CMS
4 2 (9.09%) Liferay
4 2 (9.09%) Confluence
4 2 (9.09%) Apache ServiceMix
5 1 (4.55%) Jetty
5 1 (4.55%) IIS
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (9.09%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 1 (4.55%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (45.45%) HTTP
2 3 (13.64%) FTP
2 3 (13.64%) DNS
3 2 (9.09%) SSL
3 2 (9.09%) SNMP
3 2 (9.09%) SMTP
3 2 (9.09%) Internet
3 2 (9.09%) Extranet
3 2 (9.09%) SSH
3 2 (9.09%) Network Security
4 1 (4.55%) IPsec
4 1 (4.55%) DHCP
4 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (31.82%) MySQL
1 7 (31.82%) Oracle Database
2 5 (22.73%) Oracle9i Database
2 5 (22.73%) Oracle Database 10g
3 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
4 2 (9.09%) RDBMS
4 2 (9.09%) MS Access
4 2 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (9.09%) MongoDB
4 2 (9.09%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (9.09%) NoSQL
4 2 (9.09%) Relational Database
4 2 (9.09%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 8 (36.36%) Jenkins
2 7 (31.82%) Maven
3 5 (22.73%) Eclipse
4 2 (9.09%) JUnit
4 2 (9.09%) Subversion
4 2 (9.09%) JIRA
General
1 3 (13.64%) Marketing
2 2 (9.09%) Electronics
2 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
2 2 (9.09%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Developer
2 7 (31.82%) Java Developer
3 5 (22.73%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (18.18%) Administrator
5 3 (13.64%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 3 (13.64%) Linux Administrator
6 2 (9.09%) Non-Functional Tester
6 2 (9.09%) Tester
6 2 (9.09%) Team Leader
6 2 (9.09%) Designer
6 2 (9.09%) Hybris Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Technical Manager
7 1 (4.55%) Product Manager
7 1 (4.55%) Technical Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (40.91%) Servlets
1 9 (40.91%) XML
2 8 (36.36%) J2EE
3 7 (31.82%) J2SE
3 7 (31.82%) JMS
3 7 (31.82%) Grails
4 6 (27.27%) Spring
5 4 (18.18%) JSP
6 3 (13.64%) PHP-FPM
6 3 (13.64%) .NET
7 2 (9.09%) XML Schema
7 2 (9.09%) WSDL
7 2 (9.09%) SAX
7 2 (9.09%) WebSphere MQ
7 2 (9.09%) HTML
7 2 (9.09%) SOAP
7 2 (9.09%) Web Services
7 2 (9.09%) CSS
7 2 (9.09%) XSD
7 2 (9.09%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) N-Tier
1 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
1 2 (9.09%) DTV
1 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 17 (77.27%) Linux
2 9 (40.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (22.73%) Windows
4 4 (18.18%) UNIX
5 3 (13.64%) CentOS
6 2 (9.09%) HPUX
6 2 (9.09%) SUSE
6 2 (9.09%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (18.18%) SOA
1 4 (18.18%) MVC
1 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (13.64%) DevOps
2 3 (13.64%) Integration Testing
3 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (9.09%) B2C
3 2 (9.09%) UML
3 2 (9.09%) OO
3 2 (9.09%) EAI
3 2 (9.09%) E-Commerce
3 2 (9.09%) Software Engineering
3 2 (9.09%) Statistical Analysis
3 2 (9.09%) Load Balancing
3 2 (9.09%) Programme Management
3 2 (9.09%) Scrum
3 2 (9.09%) Time Management
3 2 (9.09%) Test Scripting
3 2 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (9.09%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (63.64%) Java
2 5 (22.73%) PHP
3 2 (9.09%) FoxPro (VFP)
3 2 (9.09%) PL/SQL
3 2 (9.09%) SQL
3 2 (9.09%) VB
3 2 (9.09%) Ruby
3 2 (9.09%) XPath
3 2 (9.09%) Groovy
3 2 (9.09%) Bash Shell
3 2 (9.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) ISEB
1 2 (9.09%) ISEB Practitioner
1 2 (9.09%) ISTQB
1 2 (9.09%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (9.09%) Squid
2 2 (9.09%) VirtualBox
2 2 (9.09%) Docker
3 1 (4.55%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (27.27%) Puppet
2 3 (13.64%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (13.64%) Nagios
3 2 (9.09%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (9.09%) Hyperic
3 2 (9.09%) Vagrant
4 1 (4.55%) Ansible
Vendors
1 11 (50.00%) Oracle
2 9 (40.91%) Red Hat
3 5 (22.73%) VMware
4 2 (9.09%) IBM
4 2 (9.09%) TIBCO
4 2 (9.09%) HP
4 2 (9.09%) SAP
4 2 (9.09%) hybris
5 1 (4.55%) Microsoft