The first table below looks at the demand for Tomcat skills in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Tomcat over the 3 months to 24 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 Merseyside 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Tomcat
Rank 28 29 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Contract jobs citing Tomcat 1 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.46% 1.29% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.00% 9.68% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£500 £275 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+81.81% -
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
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
25 31 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 11.47% 13.36% 30.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 12 32
Average daily rate £400 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £169 £278 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £404 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 11
Average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £16.33
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -14.26%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-15.38% -2.50%
Tomcat
North West

Tomcat
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Tomcat across the Merseyside region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Tomcat Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Tomcat
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Tomcat across the Merseyside region.

Tomcat Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

Tomcat
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Tomcat within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 24 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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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
Liverpool -1 1 £500 +81.81% 1
Southport - - - -
Tomcat
North West

Tomcat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside 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 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) J2EE
1 3 (100.00%) Eclipse
2 2 (66.67%) Workflow
2 2 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (66.67%) JUnit
2 2 (66.67%) Spring
2 2 (66.67%) Maven
2 2 (66.67%) Alfresco
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) AquaLogic
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (33.33%) System Testing
3 1 (33.33%) C
3 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
3 1 (33.33%) EJB
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) XSLT
3 1 (33.33%) SOA
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) Ant
3 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 1 (33.33%) SQL

Tomcat
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside 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 2 (66.67%) Alfresco
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (33.33%) AquaLogic
2 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Eclipse
2 2 (66.67%) JUnit
2 2 (66.67%) Maven
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) Ant
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) J2EE
2 2 (66.67%) Spring
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (33.33%) EJB
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) XSLT
3 1 (33.33%) Middleware
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Workflow
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) System Testing
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Content Management
2 1 (33.33%) BPEL
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) XQuery
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) BEA