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 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 123 104 111
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +7
Contract jobs citing Tomcat 25 24 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.68% 0.79% 0.55%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.34% 5.90% 3.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 9 6
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£300 £400 £433
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% -7.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £308 £413
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £440 £438
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%
Tomcat
England

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
576 407 408
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 15.69% 13.46% 17.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 324 217 181
Average daily rate £370 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.84% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £227 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 27 35
Average hourly rate £16.84 £25.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.64% +31.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £39.50 £33.00
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 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 May 2015.

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 May 2015. 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 -8 12 £400 +32.23% 9
Lancashire +8 6 £275 -32.51% 1
Cheshire -17 6 £450 +22.44% 3
Tomcat
England

Tomcat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 44 (70.97%) Java
2 31 (50.00%) Linux
3 25 (40.32%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (40.32%) Spring
4 24 (38.71%) Oracle
5 23 (37.10%) WebSphere
6 22 (35.48%) Apache
7 20 (32.26%) J2EE
8 19 (30.65%) JUnit
9 17 (27.42%) IIS
9 17 (27.42%) HTTP
9 17 (27.42%) Maven
10 16 (25.81%) Servlets
10 16 (25.81%) XML
11 15 (24.19%) UNIX
11 15 (24.19%) Jenkins
12 14 (22.58%) Spring MVC
12 14 (22.58%) Open Source
12 14 (22.58%) SQL
13 13 (20.97%) MySQL
13 13 (20.97%) Windows
13 13 (20.97%) Continuous Integration
14 12 (19.35%) Puppet
14 12 (19.35%) Ant
14 12 (19.35%) HTML
14 12 (19.35%) Hibernate
14 12 (19.35%) Red Hat
15 11 (17.74%) VMware
15 11 (17.74%) Struts
15 11 (17.74%) nginx

Tomcat
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 23 (37.10%) WebSphere
2 22 (35.48%) Apache
3 17 (27.42%) IIS
4 11 (17.74%) nginx
5 8 (12.90%) Jetty
6 7 (11.29%) JBoss
7 6 (9.68%) WebLogic
8 5 (8.06%) Confluence
8 5 (8.06%) Node.js
9 4 (6.45%) iPlanet
9 4 (6.45%) WebSphere Application Server
10 2 (3.23%) Apache ServiceMix
10 2 (3.23%) Liferay
10 2 (3.23%) WebLogic Integration
10 2 (3.23%) CMS
11 1 (1.61%) SharePoint
11 1 (1.61%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 2 (3.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (14.52%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (11.29%) Cloud Computing
2 7 (11.29%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (9.68%) Google Cloud Platform
3 6 (9.68%) Google App Engine
4 2 (3.23%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (1.61%) Amazon S3
5 1 (1.61%) Route 53
5 1 (1.61%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 17 (27.42%) HTTP
2 10 (16.13%) DNS
3 9 (14.52%) FTP
4 8 (12.90%) LDAP
4 8 (12.90%) DHCP
4 8 (12.90%) SSL
5 7 (11.29%) TCP/IP
5 7 (11.29%) IPsec
6 3 (4.84%) Network Security
7 2 (3.23%) Internet
7 2 (3.23%) Extranet
7 2 (3.23%) SSH
7 2 (3.23%) SMTP
7 2 (3.23%) SNMP
8 1 (1.61%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (20.97%) MySQL
2 8 (12.90%) Oracle Database
2 8 (12.90%) MongoDB
3 6 (9.68%) SQL Server
4 5 (8.06%) Oracle9i Database
4 5 (8.06%) Oracle Database 10g
5 4 (6.45%) Relational Database
6 2 (3.23%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (3.23%) NoSQL
6 2 (3.23%) Hazelcast
6 2 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (3.23%) MS Access
6 2 (3.23%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.61%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 19 (30.65%) JUnit
2 17 (27.42%) Maven
3 15 (24.19%) Jenkins
4 12 (19.35%) Ant
5 9 (14.52%) Eclipse
6 8 (12.90%) Selenium
7 5 (8.06%) Subversion
7 5 (8.06%) JIRA
8 2 (3.23%) Bower
8 2 (3.23%) Grunt
9 1 (1.61%) Git (software)
9 1 (1.61%) Oracle APEX
9 1 (1.61%) Gradle
9 1 (1.61%) Karma Test Runner
9 1 (1.61%) Hudson
9 1 (1.61%) Cucumber
General
1 3 (4.84%) Banking
1 3 (4.84%) Finance
1 3 (4.84%) Marketing
2 2 (3.23%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.23%) Electronics
2 2 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (38.71%) Developer
2 18 (29.03%) Java Developer
3 6 (9.68%) Senior Developer
3 6 (9.68%) Technical Specialist
3 6 (9.68%) Senior Java Developer
4 5 (8.06%) Systems Administrator
4 5 (8.06%) Hybris Developer
5 4 (6.45%) DevOps Engineer
5 4 (6.45%) Architect
5 4 (6.45%) Administrator
6 3 (4.84%) Linux Administrator
6 3 (4.84%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 2 (3.23%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 2 (3.23%) Test Environment Manager
7 2 (3.23%) Designer
7 2 (3.23%) Non-Functional Tester
7 2 (3.23%) Team Leader
7 2 (3.23%) Tester
7 2 (3.23%) Test Manager
7 2 (3.23%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (40.32%) Spring
2 20 (32.26%) J2EE
3 16 (25.81%) Servlets
3 16 (25.81%) XML
4 14 (22.58%) Spring MVC
5 12 (19.35%) HTML
5 12 (19.35%) Hibernate
6 11 (17.74%) Struts
7 10 (16.13%) JSP
8 9 (14.52%) CSS
8 9 (14.52%) .NET
8 9 (14.52%) AngularJS
9 8 (12.90%) Apache Wicket
9 8 (12.90%) Ajax
9 8 (12.90%) jQuery
10 7 (11.29%) JMS
10 7 (11.29%) J2SE
10 7 (11.29%) Web Services
10 7 (11.29%) Grails
11 5 (8.06%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 14 (22.58%) Open Source
2 7 (11.29%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.84%) iPad
4 2 (3.23%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.23%) DTV
4 2 (3.23%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.61%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 31 (50.00%) Linux
2 15 (24.19%) UNIX
3 13 (20.97%) Windows
4 9 (14.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (6.45%) CentOS
6 2 (3.23%) Android
6 2 (3.23%) SUSE
6 2 (3.23%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (40.32%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (20.97%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (14.52%) ITIL
3 9 (14.52%) Configuration Management
3 9 (14.52%) Unit Testing
4 8 (12.90%) MVC
4 8 (12.90%) Scrum
5 7 (11.29%) E-Commerce
6 6 (9.68%) Integration Testing
7 5 (8.06%) B2C
7 5 (8.06%) DevOps
8 4 (6.45%) Process Improvement
8 4 (6.45%) Kanban
8 4 (6.45%) Automated Testing
8 4 (6.45%) SOA
9 3 (4.84%) Data Modelling
9 3 (4.84%) OO
9 3 (4.84%) TDD
9 3 (4.84%) SEO
9 3 (4.84%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 44 (70.97%) Java
2 14 (22.58%) SQL
3 8 (12.90%) Shell Script
4 6 (9.68%) JavaScript
4 6 (9.68%) PL/SQL
5 5 (8.06%) PHP
5 5 (8.06%) Scala
6 4 (6.45%) Bash Shell
7 3 (4.84%) Ruby
8 2 (3.23%) PowerShell
8 2 (3.23%) Groovy
8 2 (3.23%) XPath
8 2 (3.23%) FoxPro (VFP)
8 2 (3.23%) VB
9 1 (1.61%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.61%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (12.90%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (3.23%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 2 (3.23%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.23%) ISTQB
2 2 (3.23%) ISEB
2 2 (3.23%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.23%) QA
1 2 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (16.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (11.29%) Xen
3 2 (3.23%) Docker
3 2 (3.23%) VirtualBox
3 2 (3.23%) Squid
Systems Management
1 12 (19.35%) Puppet
2 8 (12.90%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (12.90%) CA Single Sign-On
3 3 (4.84%) Nagios
3 3 (4.84%) Vagrant
4 2 (3.23%) Hyperic
4 2 (3.23%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (1.61%) Ansible
Vendors
1 24 (38.71%) Oracle
2 12 (19.35%) Red Hat
3 11 (17.74%) VMware
4 7 (11.29%) Microsoft
5 6 (9.68%) Google
5 6 (9.68%) IBM
5 6 (9.68%) Sun
6 5 (8.06%) hybris
7 3 (4.84%) CA
8 2 (3.23%) HP
8 2 (3.23%) TIBCO
8 2 (3.23%) SAP
8 2 (3.23%) Sybase
9 1 (1.61%) RightScale