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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Tomcat
Rank 105 114 129
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +15
Contract jobs citing Tomcat 34 15 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.06% 0.53% 0.034%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.43% 3.13% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 7 1
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£350 £319 £235
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.80% +35.63%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £363
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.40 £44.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-17.27% +60.00%
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
529 479 555
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 16.47% 16.91% 18.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 300 245 273
Average daily rate £351 £319 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.96% -1.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £197 £150 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 47 33
Average hourly rate £16.84 £21.00 £18.84
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.80% +11.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.13 £12.45 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £36.07 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.38 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+10.74% -7.89%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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
Manchester +2 15 £350 -6.66% 2
Cheshire +8 12 £366 +14.90% 6
Lancashire - 6 £425 -
Merseyside -5 1 £325 -56.66% 2
Tomcat
England

Tomcat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 58 (78.38%) Java
2 51 (68.92%) Linux
3 34 (45.95%) Spring
4 33 (44.59%) WebSphere
4 33 (44.59%) Red Hat
4 33 (44.59%) HTTP
5 32 (43.24%) Servlets
6 29 (39.19%) XML
7 28 (37.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 27 (36.49%) Maven
9 24 (32.43%) Apache
10 22 (29.73%) J2EE
11 21 (28.38%) Oracle
11 21 (28.38%) Windows
11 21 (28.38%) JMS
11 21 (28.38%) Grails
12 20 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
13 18 (24.32%) J2SE
14 15 (20.27%) XML Schema
14 15 (20.27%) XSLT
14 15 (20.27%) XPath
15 14 (18.92%) Android
15 14 (18.92%) Jenkins
15 14 (18.92%) Hazelcast
15 14 (18.92%) UNIX
16 13 (17.57%) MySQL
16 13 (17.57%) JUnit
16 13 (17.57%) Configuration Management
16 13 (17.57%) Continuous Integration
17 11 (14.86%) Jetty

Tomcat
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 33 (44.59%) WebSphere
2 24 (32.43%) Apache
3 11 (14.86%) IIS
3 11 (14.86%) Jetty
3 11 (14.86%) nginx
4 10 (13.51%) WebLogic
5 8 (10.81%) JBoss
6 6 (8.11%) WebSphere Application Server
6 6 (8.11%) Confluence
7 3 (4.05%) WebLogic Integration
8 2 (2.70%) CMS
8 2 (2.70%) IBM HTTP Server
8 2 (2.70%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 2 (2.70%) Node.js
8 2 (2.70%) OpenStack
8 2 (2.70%) Liferay
8 2 (2.70%) Oracle Coherence
9 1 (1.35%) iPlanet
Applications
1 2 (2.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.35%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.11%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (5.41%) Google App Engine
2 4 (5.41%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (5.41%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (4.05%) SaaS
4 2 (2.70%) PaaS
4 2 (2.70%) Route 53
4 2 (2.70%) Amazon ELB
4 2 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (2.70%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 33 (44.59%) HTTP
2 11 (14.86%) FTP
3 8 (10.81%) TCP/IP
3 8 (10.81%) SSL
4 6 (8.11%) DNS
4 6 (8.11%) DHCP
5 4 (5.41%) LDAP
5 4 (5.41%) SAN
5 4 (5.41%) IPsec
6 2 (2.70%) Firewall
7 1 (1.35%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (18.92%) Hazelcast
2 13 (17.57%) MySQL
3 7 (9.46%) SQL Server
3 7 (9.46%) Oracle Database
4 4 (5.41%) Oracle Database 10g
4 4 (5.41%) Oracle9i Database
4 4 (5.41%) MS Access
5 3 (4.05%) Relational Database
5 3 (4.05%) RDBMS
6 2 (2.70%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.70%) Big Data
6 2 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 27 (36.49%) Maven
2 14 (18.92%) Jenkins
3 13 (17.57%) JUnit
4 8 (10.81%) Eclipse
5 6 (8.11%) Ant
5 6 (8.11%) JIRA
6 4 (5.41%) Selenium
6 4 (5.41%) Subversion
7 2 (2.70%) Introscope
7 2 (2.70%) Grunt
7 2 (2.70%) Cucumber
7 2 (2.70%) Hudson
7 2 (2.70%) Bower
8 1 (1.35%) Rational Application Developer
8 1 (1.35%) Karma Test Runner
8 1 (1.35%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (8.11%) Finance
2 3 (4.05%) Retail
3 2 (2.70%) Banking
4 1 (1.35%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.35%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.35%) Publishing
4 1 (1.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 35 (47.30%) Developer
2 31 (41.89%) Java Developer
3 9 (12.16%) Administrator
4 6 (8.11%) Linux Administrator
5 4 (5.41%) Senior Java Developer
5 4 (5.41%) HPUX Systems Administrator
5 4 (5.41%) Senior Developer
5 4 (5.41%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (4.05%) Architect
6 3 (4.05%) Linux Engineer
6 3 (4.05%) HPUX Engineer
6 3 (4.05%) Hybris Developer
7 2 (2.70%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 2 (2.70%) Non-Functional Tester
7 2 (2.70%) Tester
7 2 (2.70%) Software Engineer
7 2 (2.70%) Technical Architect
7 2 (2.70%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (2.70%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 2 (2.70%) UNIX Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (45.95%) Spring
2 32 (43.24%) Servlets
3 29 (39.19%) XML
4 22 (29.73%) J2EE
5 21 (28.38%) JMS
5 21 (28.38%) Grails
6 18 (24.32%) J2SE
7 15 (20.27%) XSLT
7 15 (20.27%) XML Schema
8 11 (14.86%) Spring MVC
8 11 (14.86%) DOM
9 10 (13.51%) HTML
9 10 (13.51%) .NET
9 10 (13.51%) Middleware
9 10 (13.51%) Hibernate
10 8 (10.81%) CSS
10 8 (10.81%) Web Services
11 7 (9.46%) JSP
11 7 (9.46%) Struts
11 7 (9.46%) SAX
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.86%) Open Source
2 7 (9.46%) Computer Science
3 5 (6.76%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.05%) iPad
4 3 (4.05%) N-Tier
5 2 (2.70%) Web 2.0
6 1 (1.35%) iSeries
6 1 (1.35%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.35%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.35%) AS400
6 1 (1.35%) Clustering
6 1 (1.35%) Tandem
6 1 (1.35%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 51 (68.92%) Linux
2 28 (37.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 21 (28.38%) Windows
4 14 (18.92%) UNIX
4 14 (18.92%) Android
5 9 (12.16%) HPUX
6 5 (6.76%) SUSE
7 3 (4.05%) Solaris
7 3 (4.05%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (4.05%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (2.70%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 2 (2.70%) CentOS
8 2 (2.70%) Windows 7
8 2 (2.70%) AIX
9 1 (1.35%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (17.57%) Configuration Management
2 13 (17.57%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (14.86%) Unit Testing
4 10 (13.51%) Software Engineering
5 7 (9.46%) MVC
5 7 (9.46%) Integration Testing
6 6 (8.11%) DevOps
6 6 (8.11%) SOA
6 6 (8.11%) Automated Testing
6 6 (8.11%) Scrum
7 5 (6.76%) Performance Testing
8 3 (4.05%) Security Testing
8 3 (4.05%) Kanban
8 3 (4.05%) Data Validation
8 3 (4.05%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (4.05%) BDD
8 3 (4.05%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (4.05%) Validation
8 3 (4.05%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 58 (78.38%) Java
2 15 (20.27%) XPath
3 11 (14.86%) SQL
4 10 (13.51%) JavaScript
4 10 (13.51%) Shell Script
5 3 (4.05%) Scala
5 3 (4.05%) Bash Shell
5 3 (4.05%) Perl
5 3 (4.05%) VB
5 3 (4.05%) Python
5 3 (4.05%) FoxPro (VFP)
6 2 (2.70%) PL/SQL
6 2 (2.70%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (4.05%) ISEB Practitioner
1 3 (4.05%) ISTQB
1 3 (4.05%) SC Cleared
1 3 (4.05%) Security Cleared
1 3 (4.05%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
1 3 (4.05%) ISEB
2 2 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (10.81%) Firmware
2 5 (6.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (5.41%) Xen
4 2 (2.70%) RHEV
5 1 (1.35%) Shibboleth
5 1 (1.35%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (10.81%) Puppet
2 4 (5.41%) CA Wily
2 4 (5.41%) Tivoli
3 3 (4.05%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (2.70%) Vagrant
4 2 (2.70%) CA SiteMinder
4 2 (2.70%) Foglight
4 2 (2.70%) OMEGAMON
5 1 (1.35%) Nagios
Vendors
1 33 (44.59%) Red Hat
2 21 (28.38%) Oracle
3 11 (14.86%) Microsoft
3 11 (14.86%) HP
4 10 (13.51%) IBM
5 8 (10.81%) VMware
6 5 (6.76%) TIBCO
7 4 (5.41%) Google
7 4 (5.41%) Sun
8 3 (4.05%) EMC
8 3 (4.05%) Atlassian
8 3 (4.05%) hybris
9 2 (2.70%) RightScale
9 2 (2.70%) Tumbleweed
9 2 (2.70%) FatWire
9 2 (2.70%) CA
9 2 (2.70%) NetApp
9 2 (2.70%) Sybase
10 1 (1.35%) SAP
10 1 (1.35%) Brocade
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