The table below looks at the statistics for Tomcat skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Tomcat over the 3 months to 22 September 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Tomcat
Rank 93 99 116
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +17
Contract jobs citing Tomcat 44 34 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.38% 1.15% 0.79%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.87% 6.60% 3.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 14 21
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£358 £323 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.85% -14.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £300 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £516 £397 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £339 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.70% -3.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
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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 North West region.

Application Platforms Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
496 515 697
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 15.53% 17.42% 20.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 266 240 380
Average daily rate £340 £320 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £441 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £335 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 54 63
Average hourly rate £16.84 £18.77 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% -6.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.65 £11.30 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.09 £34.90 £39.78
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -5.26%

Tomcat
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Tomcat Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Tomcat
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Tomcat Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Tomcat
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Tomcat across the North West region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

Tomcat Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Tomcat
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Tomcat across the North West region.

Tomcat Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Tomcat
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Tomcat within the North West region over the 3 months to 22 September 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
Manchester 0 22 £318 -0.78% 10
Cheshire -5 7 £358 +10.00% 5
Lancashire - 7 £517 - 2
Merseyside +1 4 £450 +63.63% 2
Tomcat
England

Tomcat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 53 (74.65%) Linux
2 41 (57.75%) Java
3 34 (47.89%) Apache
3 34 (47.89%) WebSphere
4 30 (42.25%) Red Hat
5 26 (36.62%) WebLogic
6 24 (33.80%) Oracle
7 23 (32.39%) HTTP
7 23 (32.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 22 (30.99%) Servlets
9 20 (28.17%) Spring
10 19 (26.76%) SQL Server
11 18 (25.35%) XML
12 17 (23.94%) J2EE
12 17 (23.94%) Windows
12 17 (23.94%) HP
12 17 (23.94%) Agile Software Development
13 15 (21.13%) Finance
13 15 (21.13%) JBoss
14 14 (19.72%) .NET
14 14 (19.72%) FTP
15 13 (18.31%) IBM
15 13 (18.31%) Configuration Management
15 13 (18.31%) MySQL
15 13 (18.31%) HPUX
15 13 (18.31%) Maven
16 12 (16.90%) nginx
16 12 (16.90%) Jetty
16 12 (16.90%) UNIX
16 12 (16.90%) JMS

Tomcat
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 34 (47.89%) Apache
1 34 (47.89%) WebSphere
2 26 (36.62%) WebLogic
3 12 (16.90%) Jetty
3 12 (16.90%) nginx
4 10 (14.08%) IIS
5 7 (9.86%) WebLogic Integration
5 7 (9.86%) CMS
6 5 (7.04%) MQSeries
6 5 (7.04%) Escenic
6 5 (7.04%) Adobe CQ
7 4 (5.63%) OpenStack
8 3 (4.23%) Confluence
8 3 (4.23%) WebSphere Application Server
9 2 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (2.82%) Oracle Coherence
9 2 (2.82%) SharePoint
9 2 (2.82%) MS Exchange
9 2 (2.82%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 2 (2.82%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 2 (2.82%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.82%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.86%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (5.63%) Amazon S3
2 4 (5.63%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (5.63%) Route 53
2 4 (5.63%) Amazon ELB
3 3 (4.23%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (4.23%) SaaS
3 3 (4.23%) Google App Engine
4 2 (2.82%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (32.39%) HTTP
2 14 (19.72%) FTP
3 9 (12.68%) DHCP
3 9 (12.68%) TCP/IP
3 9 (12.68%) DNS
4 7 (9.86%) SSL
5 6 (8.45%) SAN
5 6 (8.45%) Firewall
6 3 (4.23%) IPsec
7 2 (2.82%) LDAP
8 1 (1.41%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (26.76%) SQL Server
2 13 (18.31%) MySQL
3 9 (12.68%) Big Data
3 9 (12.68%) Hazelcast
4 8 (11.27%) Oracle Database
4 8 (11.27%) MS Access
5 5 (7.04%) Hadoop
6 4 (5.63%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (4.23%) RDBMS
7 3 (4.23%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (4.23%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.41%) Oracle ODI
8 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.41%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.41%) DB2
8 1 (1.41%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 13 (18.31%) Maven
2 12 (16.90%) Jenkins
3 5 (7.04%) Hudson
4 4 (5.63%) Cucumber
4 4 (5.63%) JUnit
5 3 (4.23%) Eclipse
5 3 (4.23%) JIRA
6 2 (2.82%) Introscope
7 1 (1.41%) Ant
7 1 (1.41%) IntelliJ
7 1 (1.41%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 15 (21.13%) Finance
2 3 (4.23%) Banking
2 3 (4.23%) Retail
3 1 (1.41%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.41%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (29.58%) Developer
2 19 (26.76%) Administrator
2 19 (26.76%) Java Developer
3 10 (14.08%) Systems Administrator
4 7 (9.86%) Senior Developer
4 7 (9.86%) Senior Java Developer
5 6 (8.45%) Linux Administrator
5 6 (8.45%) Analyst
6 5 (7.04%) Senior Analyst
6 5 (7.04%) Programmer
6 5 (7.04%) Tester
6 5 (7.04%) Developer Analyst
6 5 (7.04%) Java Programmer
6 5 (7.04%) UNIX Administrator
6 5 (7.04%) Senior Java Programmer
6 5 (7.04%) Senior Programmer
6 5 (7.04%) Non-Functional Tester
7 4 (5.63%) HPUX Systems Administrator
8 3 (4.23%) UNIX Systems Administrator
8 3 (4.23%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (30.99%) Servlets
2 20 (28.17%) Spring
3 18 (25.35%) XML
4 17 (23.94%) J2EE
5 14 (19.72%) .NET
6 12 (16.90%) JMS
6 12 (16.90%) Middleware
7 11 (15.49%) Hibernate
8 10 (14.08%) XSLT
9 9 (12.68%) J2SE
9 9 (12.68%) DOM
9 9 (12.68%) WebSphere MQ
9 9 (12.68%) XML Schema
9 9 (12.68%) Grails
10 8 (11.27%) CSS3
10 8 (11.27%) HTML5
10 8 (11.27%) HTML
10 8 (11.27%) CSS
11 7 (9.86%) EJB
11 7 (9.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.68%) Firmware
1 9 (12.68%) Open Source
2 7 (9.86%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (9.86%) N-Tier
3 5 (7.04%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.23%) PKI
4 3 (4.23%) Clustering
5 2 (2.82%) Replication
5 2 (2.82%) Mainframe
5 2 (2.82%) Web 2.0
5 2 (2.82%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.41%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (1.41%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.41%) AS400
6 1 (1.41%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 53 (74.65%) Linux
2 23 (32.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 17 (23.94%) Windows
4 13 (18.31%) HPUX
5 12 (16.90%) UNIX
6 10 (14.08%) SUSE
7 9 (12.68%) Android
8 5 (7.04%) CentOS
9 3 (4.23%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (4.23%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (4.23%) Solaris
10 2 (2.82%) AIX
10 2 (2.82%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (2.82%) Windows 7
11 1 (1.41%) VMS
11 1 (1.41%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (23.94%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (18.31%) Configuration Management
3 11 (15.49%) SOA
3 11 (15.49%) Performance Testing
3 11 (15.49%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (11.27%) DevOps
4 8 (11.27%) Mentoring
4 8 (11.27%) TDD
5 7 (9.86%) Scrum
5 7 (9.86%) Statistical Analysis
5 7 (9.86%) UML
5 7 (9.86%) Release Management
5 7 (9.86%) Security Testing
5 7 (9.86%) Unit Testing
5 7 (9.86%) Integration Testing
6 6 (8.45%) BDD
6 6 (8.45%) Software Engineering
7 5 (7.04%) OOD
7 5 (7.04%) Automated Testing
7 5 (7.04%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 41 (57.75%) Java
2 12 (16.90%) SQL
3 11 (15.49%) JavaScript
3 11 (15.49%) Shell Script
4 9 (12.68%) XPath
5 7 (9.86%) VB
5 7 (9.86%) FoxPro (VFP)
6 6 (8.45%) Scala
6 6 (8.45%) Perl
7 5 (7.04%) C#
8 4 (5.63%) T-SQL
8 4 (5.63%) Ruby
9 2 (2.82%) Python
10 1 (1.41%) XQuery
10 1 (1.41%) C
10 1 (1.41%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (9.86%) ISEB Practitioner
1 7 (9.86%) ISTQB
1 7 (9.86%) ISEB
1 7 (9.86%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 3 (4.23%) SC Cleared
2 3 (4.23%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.82%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.45%) QA
2 2 (2.82%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (5.63%) Active Directory
1 4 (5.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.23%) RHEV
2 3 (4.23%) Xen
3 2 (2.82%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 10 (14.08%) Puppet
2 7 (9.86%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (5.63%) CA Wily
3 4 (5.63%) Vagrant
3 4 (5.63%) Tivoli
4 2 (2.82%) Foglight
4 2 (2.82%) NetBackup
4 2 (2.82%) OMEGAMON
5 1 (1.41%) Nagios
5 1 (1.41%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 30 (42.25%) Red Hat
2 24 (33.80%) Oracle
3 17 (23.94%) HP
4 15 (21.13%) JBoss
5 13 (18.31%) IBM
6 11 (15.49%) Microsoft
6 11 (15.49%) TIBCO
7 9 (12.68%) VMware
8 5 (7.04%) Splunk
8 5 (7.04%) Cyber-Ark
9 4 (5.63%) Tumbleweed
9 4 (5.63%) RightScale
10 3 (4.23%) Wincor Nixdorf
10 3 (4.23%) Atlassian
10 3 (4.23%) FatWire
10 3 (4.23%) Google
10 3 (4.23%) NetApp
10 3 (4.23%) Sun
10 3 (4.23%) EMC
10 3 (4.23%) Sybase
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