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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Tomcat
Rank 68 75 60
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -15
Contract jobs citing Tomcat 6 6 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.58% 0.56% 1.16%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.35% 3.08% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 6
Average daily rate
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£425 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £355 £354
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +0.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £29.75 £26.25
% change year-on-year
+24.36% +13.33%
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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
179 195 144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 17.41% 18.36% 18.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 111 60
Average daily rate £410 £350 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.14% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £190 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 23
Average hourly rate £33.50 £13.05 £20.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+156.70% -37.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.80 £9.10 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £17.50 £34.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -5.26%

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
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 17 April 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 (93.75%) Java
2 12 (75.00%) Apache
3 10 (62.50%) Finance
4 8 (50.00%) Oracle
4 8 (50.00%) Linux
5 7 (43.75%) JBoss
5 7 (43.75%) WebLogic
5 7 (43.75%) J2EE
5 7 (43.75%) Red Hat
5 7 (43.75%) Middleware
5 7 (43.75%) Spring
6 6 (37.50%) Maven
6 6 (37.50%) Apache CXF
6 6 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (37.50%) Struts2
6 6 (37.50%) TCP/IP
6 6 (37.50%) Eclipse
6 6 (37.50%) HTML
6 6 (37.50%) JUnit
6 6 (37.50%) Struts
6 6 (37.50%) UNIX
7 5 (31.25%) PHP
7 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
7 5 (31.25%) Sun
7 5 (31.25%) Application Packaging
7 5 (31.25%) Release Management
7 5 (31.25%) Hibernate
7 5 (31.25%) Jenkins
7 5 (31.25%) Solaris
7 5 (31.25%) Oracle Database

Tomcat
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (75.00%) Apache
2 7 (43.75%) WebLogic
2 7 (43.75%) JBoss
3 4 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 4 (25.00%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (6.25%) Liferay
Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) TCP/IP
2 4 (25.00%) SSL
2 4 (25.00%) SSH
3 1 (6.25%) Network Security
3 1 (6.25%) Junos
3 1 (6.25%) Firewall
3 1 (6.25%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) JUnit
1 6 (37.50%) Eclipse
1 6 (37.50%) Maven
2 5 (31.25%) Jenkins
3 4 (25.00%) Subversion
4 1 (6.25%) TeamCity
General
1 10 (62.50%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Developer
2 4 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Technical Specialist
3 2 (12.50%) Middleware Specialist
3 2 (12.50%) Administrator
3 2 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Network Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Applications Support
4 1 (6.25%) Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Architect
4 1 (6.25%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Applications Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Security Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Web Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Web Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (43.75%) J2EE
1 7 (43.75%) Middleware
1 7 (43.75%) Spring
2 6 (37.50%) HTML
2 6 (37.50%) Struts
2 6 (37.50%) Apache CXF
2 6 (37.50%) Struts2
3 5 (31.25%) Application Packaging
3 5 (31.25%) Hibernate
4 4 (25.00%) jQuery
5 2 (12.50%) Apache Camel
6 1 (6.25%) JSP
6 1 (6.25%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) PKI
1 4 (25.00%) Open Source
2 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (50.00%) Linux
2 6 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 6 (37.50%) UNIX
3 5 (31.25%) Solaris
4 2 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Release Management
2 2 (12.50%) System Testing
2 2 (12.50%) SOA
2 2 (12.50%) Coaching
3 1 (6.25%) DevOps
3 1 (6.25%) ITIL
3 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 15 (93.75%) Java
2 5 (31.25%) PHP
3 1 (6.25%) SQL
3 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Oracle
2 7 (43.75%) Red Hat
3 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
3 5 (31.25%) Sun
4 1 (6.25%) Juniper
4 1 (6.25%) CheckPoint
4 1 (6.25%) Sophos
4 1 (6.25%) VMware