The table below looks at the statistics for Tomcat skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Tomcat over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Tomcat
Rank 58 64 51
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -13
Contract jobs citing Tomcat 10 11 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.16% 1.11% 2.40%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.25% 5.31% 14.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 14
Average daily rate
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£420 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.40 £44.00 £29.25
% change year-on-year
-17.27% +50.42%
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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 Reading region.

Application Platforms Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
160 207 150
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 18.60% 20.93% 16.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 109 56
Average daily rate £415 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 13
Average hourly rate £55.65 £19.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+192.89% -15.55%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.68
% change year-on-year
- -6.31%

Tomcat
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Tomcat Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Tomcat
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Tomcat Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Tomcat
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Tomcat across the Reading region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Tomcat Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

Tomcat
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Tomcat Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Tomcat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 15 (100.00%) Java
2 12 (80.00%) Apache
3 9 (60.00%) Oracle
3 9 (60.00%) Spring
4 8 (53.33%) Eclipse
5 7 (46.67%) J2EE
5 7 (46.67%) Finance
6 6 (40.00%) jQuery
6 6 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (40.00%) HTML
6 6 (40.00%) Linux
6 6 (40.00%) Red Hat
7 5 (33.33%) JUnit
7 5 (33.33%) Struts
7 5 (33.33%) Apache CXF
7 5 (33.33%) Maven
7 5 (33.33%) Struts2
8 4 (26.67%) Jenkins
8 4 (26.67%) Hibernate
8 4 (26.67%) JSP
8 4 (26.67%) Servlets
8 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
8 4 (26.67%) JBoss
9 3 (20.00%) Middleware
9 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
9 3 (20.00%) RDBMS
9 3 (20.00%) PHP
9 3 (20.00%) SQL
9 3 (20.00%) MySQL
9 3 (20.00%) UNIX

Tomcat
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 12 (80.00%) Apache
2 4 (26.67%) JBoss
3 3 (20.00%) WebLogic
4 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
4 1 (6.67%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (6.67%) Liferay
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (13.33%) SSL
3 1 (6.67%) HTTP
3 1 (6.67%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (20.00%) MySQL
1 3 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (53.33%) Eclipse
2 5 (33.33%) JUnit
2 5 (33.33%) Maven
3 4 (26.67%) Jenkins
4 3 (20.00%) Subversion
5 1 (6.67%) TeamCity
General
1 7 (46.67%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Developer
2 5 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 3 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Software Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Software Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Applications Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Applications Support
4 1 (6.67%) Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Web Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Front-End Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Web Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Middleware Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (60.00%) Spring
2 7 (46.67%) J2EE
3 6 (40.00%) jQuery
3 6 (40.00%) HTML
4 5 (33.33%) Struts
4 5 (33.33%) Apache CXF
4 5 (33.33%) Struts2
5 4 (26.67%) Hibernate
5 4 (26.67%) JSP
5 4 (26.67%) Servlets
6 3 (20.00%) Middleware
6 3 (20.00%) CSS
6 3 (20.00%) Spring Security
6 3 (20.00%) JSON
6 3 (20.00%) HTML5
6 3 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
6 3 (20.00%) CSS3
7 2 (13.33%) Apache Camel
7 2 (13.33%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Open Source
1 2 (13.33%) PKI
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 6 (40.00%) Linux
2 3 (20.00%) UNIX
3 2 (13.33%) Solaris
4 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) DevOps
2 2 (13.33%) Release Management
2 2 (13.33%) Unit Testing
2 2 (13.33%) SOA
3 1 (6.67%) System Testing
3 1 (6.67%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
3 3 (20.00%) PHP
3 3 (20.00%) SQL
4 2 (13.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Oracle
2 6 (40.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (13.33%) Sun
4 1 (6.67%) Microsoft