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 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Tomcat
Rank 89 71 68
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -3
Contract jobs citing Tomcat 11 19 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.58% 1.44% 0.75%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.41% 9.05% 3.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 11 7
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£475 £323 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.28% +0.78%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £365 £333
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +9.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.38 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+15.37% -
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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
323 210 236
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 17.14% 15.91% 19.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 196 114 100
Average daily rate £400 £324 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.55% -0.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £253 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 10 35
Average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.55 £11.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.91 £19.50 £34.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -9.32%

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 1 September 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 16 (69.57%) Linux
2 14 (60.87%) Apache
3 13 (56.52%) Java
4 12 (52.17%) Puppet
5 11 (47.83%) HTTP
6 10 (43.48%) VMware Infrastructure
6 10 (43.48%) nginx
6 10 (43.48%) VMware
7 9 (39.13%) .NET
7 9 (39.13%) Servlets
7 9 (39.13%) Windows
7 9 (39.13%) DevOps
8 8 (34.78%) FTP
8 8 (34.78%) J2EE
8 8 (34.78%) MySQL
8 8 (34.78%) DNS
8 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (34.78%) Amazon AWS
8 8 (34.78%) Jenkins
8 8 (34.78%) Opscode Chef
9 7 (30.43%) WebSphere
9 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
9 7 (30.43%) SOA
9 7 (30.43%) JBoss
10 6 (26.09%) DHCP
10 6 (26.09%) Oracle
10 6 (26.09%) PHP
10 6 (26.09%) IIS
10 6 (26.09%) TCP/IP
10 6 (26.09%) Configuration Management

Tomcat
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 14 (60.87%) Apache
2 10 (43.48%) nginx
3 7 (30.43%) JBoss
3 7 (30.43%) WebSphere
4 6 (26.09%) Jetty
4 6 (26.09%) IIS
5 5 (21.74%) Liferay
6 3 (13.04%) Apache ServiceMix
7 2 (8.70%) WebLogic
7 2 (8.70%) WebLogic Integration
7 2 (8.70%) CMS
8 1 (4.35%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (34.78%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (26.09%) Google Cloud Platform
2 6 (26.09%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (26.09%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (26.09%) Google App Engine
3 2 (8.70%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 11 (47.83%) HTTP
2 8 (34.78%) DNS
2 8 (34.78%) FTP
3 6 (26.09%) TCP/IP
3 6 (26.09%) IPsec
3 6 (26.09%) DHCP
4 2 (8.70%) SMTP
4 2 (8.70%) SNMP
4 2 (8.70%) SSL
4 2 (8.70%) Internet
4 2 (8.70%) Extranet
4 2 (8.70%) SSH
4 2 (8.70%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (34.78%) MySQL
2 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
3 2 (8.70%) MS Access
3 2 (8.70%) RDBMS
3 2 (8.70%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (8.70%) MongoDB
3 2 (8.70%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (8.70%) NoSQL
3 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database
3 2 (8.70%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (34.78%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (8.70%) Retail
2 1 (4.35%) Back Office
2 1 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (26.09%) Senior Consultant
1 6 (26.09%) Consultant
1 6 (26.09%) Systems Administrator
1 6 (26.09%) DevOps Consultant
2 5 (21.74%) Administrator
3 4 (17.39%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 4 (17.39%) Linux Administrator
3 4 (17.39%) Designer
4 2 (8.70%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Java Architect
4 2 (8.70%) Architect
4 2 (8.70%) Tester
4 2 (8.70%) Non-Functional Tester
5 1 (4.35%) Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Technical Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Applications Specialist
5 1 (4.35%) Support Specialist
5 1 (4.35%) Applications Support
5 1 (4.35%) BizTalk Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (39.13%) Servlets
1 9 (39.13%) .NET
2 8 (34.78%) J2EE
3 5 (21.74%) WSDL
3 5 (21.74%) SOAP
3 5 (21.74%) REST
3 5 (21.74%) Apache Camel
4 4 (17.39%) PHP-FPM
4 4 (17.39%) JPA
4 4 (17.39%) Hibernate
4 4 (17.39%) Spring
4 4 (17.39%) JSF
4 4 (17.39%) Web Services
4 4 (17.39%) JSP
5 3 (13.04%) EJB
5 3 (13.04%) Java EE
5 3 (13.04%) ActiveMQ
5 3 (13.04%) Ehcache
5 3 (13.04%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (8.70%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (13.04%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.70%) N-Tier
3 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 16 (69.57%) Linux
2 9 (39.13%) Windows
3 4 (17.39%) CentOS
4 3 (13.04%) UNIX
5 2 (8.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (8.70%) HPUX
5 2 (8.70%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) DevOps
2 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (30.43%) SOA
4 6 (26.09%) Configuration Management
4 6 (26.09%) Automated Testing
4 6 (26.09%) Continuous Delivery
4 6 (26.09%) Software Delivery
4 6 (26.09%) Unit Testing
5 4 (17.39%) MVC
6 3 (13.04%) UML
6 3 (13.04%) E-Commerce
6 3 (13.04%) EAI
7 2 (8.70%) Statistical Analysis
7 2 (8.70%) Load Balancing
7 2 (8.70%) Release Management
7 2 (8.70%) Performance Testing
7 2 (8.70%) Security Testing
7 2 (8.70%) Test Scripting
7 2 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (8.70%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (56.52%) Java
2 6 (26.09%) PHP
3 3 (13.04%) SQL
4 2 (8.70%) VB
4 2 (8.70%) FoxPro (VFP)
4 2 (8.70%) Ruby
4 2 (8.70%) Groovy
4 2 (8.70%) PowerShell
4 2 (8.70%) Bash Shell
4 2 (8.70%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) ISEB
2 2 (8.70%) ISEB Practitioner
2 2 (8.70%) ISTQB
2 2 (8.70%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (4.35%) Degree
3 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 10 (43.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (17.39%) Squid
3 2 (8.70%) VirtualBox
3 2 (8.70%) Docker
4 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (52.17%) Puppet
2 8 (34.78%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (17.39%) Nagios
4 2 (8.70%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (8.70%) Vagrant
4 2 (8.70%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 10 (43.48%) VMware
2 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
3 6 (26.09%) Oracle
3 6 (26.09%) Google
4 4 (17.39%) IBM
5 3 (13.04%) Red Hat
6 2 (8.70%) TIBCO
6 2 (8.70%) HP
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