The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Manchester region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Tomcat
Rank 68 69 81
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +12
Contract jobs citing Tomcat 13 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.04% 0.71% 0.50%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.77% 3.62% 2.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 3
Average daily rate
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£323 £318 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.57% -2.30%
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 £35.50 £34.50 £57.50
% change year-on-year
+2.89% -40.00%
Application Platforms Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
192 221 271
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 15.34% 19.61% 19.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 96 138
Average daily rate £325 £315 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.17% +14.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 24 18
Average hourly rate £15.00 £19.50 £24.97
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% -21.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.95 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.10 £34.00 £26.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-13.15% -5.00%
Tomcat
North West

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 25 July 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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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
Bolton - - - -
Sale - - - -
Salford - - - - 1
Stockport - - - - 1
Tomcat
North West

Tomcat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 18 (69.23%) Oracle
2 14 (53.85%) WebLogic
2 14 (53.85%) Apache
3 13 (50.00%) Linux
3 13 (50.00%) Java
4 11 (42.31%) SQL Server
5 10 (38.46%) Finance
6 9 (34.62%) WebSphere
6 9 (34.62%) JavaScript
6 9 (34.62%) Oracle Database
7 8 (30.77%) IBM
7 8 (30.77%) Spring
7 8 (30.77%) Integration Testing
8 7 (26.92%) jQuery
8 7 (26.92%) JSF
8 7 (26.92%) Ajax
8 7 (26.92%) SUSE
8 7 (26.92%) Hibernate
8 7 (26.92%) HTML
8 7 (26.92%) J2EE
8 7 (26.92%) MySQL
8 7 (26.92%) JBoss
8 7 (26.92%) CSS
8 7 (26.92%) XML
8 7 (26.92%) UNIX
9 6 (23.08%) HPUX
9 6 (23.08%) VB
9 6 (23.08%) HP
9 6 (23.08%) FoxPro (VFP)
9 6 (23.08%) FTP

Tomcat
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 14 (53.85%) WebLogic
1 14 (53.85%) Apache
2 9 (34.62%) WebSphere
3 6 (23.08%) WebLogic Integration
4 5 (19.23%) CMS
4 5 (19.23%) MQSeries
4 5 (19.23%) Escenic
4 5 (19.23%) Adobe CQ
5 2 (7.69%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (3.85%) CICS
6 1 (3.85%) GlassFish
6 1 (3.85%) Mule
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (23.08%) FTP
2 2 (7.69%) SAN
2 2 (7.69%) Firewall
2 2 (7.69%) NAS
2 2 (7.69%) LAN
2 2 (7.69%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (42.31%) SQL Server
2 9 (34.62%) Oracle Database
3 7 (26.92%) MySQL
4 6 (23.08%) MS Access
5 5 (19.23%) Hadoop
5 5 (19.23%) Big Data
6 3 (11.54%) Relational Database
6 3 (11.54%) RDBMS
7 1 (3.85%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Eclipse
2 2 (7.69%) Subversion
2 2 (7.69%) JIRA
3 1 (3.85%) IntelliJ
3 1 (3.85%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 10 (38.46%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.85%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (34.62%) Developer
1 9 (34.62%) Java Developer
2 5 (19.23%) Senior Developer
2 5 (19.23%) Programmer
2 5 (19.23%) Senior Analyst
2 5 (19.23%) Analyst
2 5 (19.23%) Tester
2 5 (19.23%) Java Programmer
2 5 (19.23%) Senior Java Developer
2 5 (19.23%) Developer Analyst
2 5 (19.23%) Senior Programmer
2 5 (19.23%) Senior Java Programmer
2 5 (19.23%) Non-Functional Tester
3 4 (15.38%) Administrator
4 3 (11.54%) UNIX Administrator
4 3 (11.54%) Project Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Software Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Technical Project Manager
5 2 (7.69%) J2EE Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (30.77%) Spring
2 7 (26.92%) JSF
2 7 (26.92%) Ajax
2 7 (26.92%) HTML
2 7 (26.92%) J2EE
2 7 (26.92%) CSS
2 7 (26.92%) XML
2 7 (26.92%) Hibernate
2 7 (26.92%) jQuery
3 5 (19.23%) HTML5
3 5 (19.23%) CSS3
3 5 (19.23%) Struts
3 5 (19.23%) Web Services
3 5 (19.23%) EJB
3 5 (19.23%) .NET
3 5 (19.23%) Ruby on Rails
3 5 (19.23%) Java RMI
3 5 (19.23%) LAMP
4 3 (11.54%) Middleware
4 3 (11.54%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) N-Tier
2 4 (15.38%) Mainframe
2 4 (15.38%) IBM Mainframe
3 3 (11.54%) Firmware
4 2 (7.69%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 13 (50.00%) Linux
2 7 (26.92%) UNIX
2 7 (26.92%) SUSE
3 6 (23.08%) HPUX
4 5 (19.23%) Windows
5 3 (11.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (7.69%) Windows 7
7 1 (3.85%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) Integration Testing
2 6 (23.08%) Test Scripting
2 6 (23.08%) Statistical Analysis
2 6 (23.08%) Release Management
2 6 (23.08%) Performance Testing
2 6 (23.08%) Security Testing
2 6 (23.08%) SOA
2 6 (23.08%) TDD
3 5 (19.23%) Scrum
3 5 (19.23%) RUP
3 5 (19.23%) OOD
3 5 (19.23%) UML
3 5 (19.23%) OOP
3 5 (19.23%) OOA/OOD
3 5 (19.23%) BDD
4 3 (11.54%) Performance Improvement
4 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Management
4 3 (11.54%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (11.54%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (11.54%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 13 (50.00%) Java
2 9 (34.62%) JavaScript
3 6 (23.08%) VB
3 6 (23.08%) FoxPro (VFP)
4 5 (19.23%) C#
4 5 (19.23%) Scala
5 3 (11.54%) Shell Script
5 3 (11.54%) Perl
6 2 (7.69%) SQL
6 2 (7.69%) XPath
6 2 (7.69%) Python
7 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (23.08%) ISEB
1 6 (23.08%) ISEB Practitioner
1 6 (23.08%) ISTQB
1 6 (23.08%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (19.23%) QA
2 2 (7.69%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (11.54%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 6 (23.08%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (69.23%) Oracle
2 8 (30.77%) IBM
3 7 (26.92%) JBoss
4 6 (23.08%) HP
4 6 (23.08%) TIBCO
5 3 (11.54%) Sybase
5 3 (11.54%) EMC
5 3 (11.54%) NetApp
5 3 (11.54%) Red Hat
5 3 (11.54%) VMware
6 1 (3.85%) Endeca
6 1 (3.85%) FatWire