The first table below looks at the demand for Tomcat skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Tomcat over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Scotland region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Tomcat
Rank 103 91 83
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -8
Contract jobs citing Tomcat 28 26 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.03% 1.05% 0.79%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.14% 6.36% 5.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 8 7
Average daily rate
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£375 £363 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £353
% change year-on-year
- -0.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £28.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £34.00 £57.50
% change year-on-year
+4.41% -40.86%
Application Platforms Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
392 409 371
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 14.48% 16.54% 14.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 175 180 143
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 25 12
Average hourly rate £12.00 £15.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.25 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £20.50 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-17.50% -
Tomcat
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Tomcat
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Tomcat Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Tomcat
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Tomcat Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Tomcat
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Tomcat Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Tomcat
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Tomcat within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 22 July 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
Glasgow +11 19 £366 +8.51% 10
Edinburgh -20 9 £375 -25.00% 2
Aberdeen - - - -
Dundee - - - -
Stirling - - - -
Fife - - - -
North Lanarkshire - - - -
Tomcat
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Tomcat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 54 (85.71%) Java
2 37 (58.73%) Spring
3 24 (38.10%) JMS
4 23 (36.51%) UNIX
4 23 (36.51%) Hibernate
5 22 (34.92%) XML
5 22 (34.92%) SQL
6 21 (33.33%) Web Services
6 21 (33.33%) Subversion
7 19 (30.16%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (28.57%) Finance
9 16 (25.40%) Maven
10 14 (22.22%) JUnit
11 13 (20.63%) Apache
11 13 (20.63%) IBM
11 13 (20.63%) Unit Testing
12 12 (19.05%) Windows
12 12 (19.05%) Oracle
13 11 (17.46%) HTML
13 11 (17.46%) Linux
14 10 (15.87%) XML Schema
15 9 (14.29%) WebLogic
15 9 (14.29%) IIS
15 9 (14.29%) iBATIS
15 9 (14.29%) TDD
15 9 (14.29%) Relational Database
16 8 (12.70%) Continuous Integration
16 8 (12.70%) HTML5
16 8 (12.70%) Shell Script
17 7 (11.11%) Sun

Tomcat
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 13 (20.63%) Apache
2 9 (14.29%) WebLogic
2 9 (14.29%) IIS
3 7 (11.11%) WebSphere
4 6 (9.52%) Confluence
5 4 (6.35%) IBM HTTP Server
5 4 (6.35%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (1.59%) GlassFish
6 1 (1.59%) Mule
Applications
1 2 (3.17%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.11%) Firewall
2 5 (7.94%) TCP/IP
2 5 (7.94%) DNS
3 4 (6.35%) SAN
3 4 (6.35%) X.509
3 4 (6.35%) Wireshark
3 4 (6.35%) Intrusion Detection
3 4 (6.35%) LDAP
3 4 (6.35%) SSL
3 4 (6.35%) HTTP
3 4 (6.35%) Kerberos
3 4 (6.35%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (14.29%) Relational Database
2 7 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 6 (9.52%) Oracle Database 11g
3 6 (9.52%) Oracle Database
4 3 (4.76%) Ingres
4 3 (4.76%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.59%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 21 (33.33%) Subversion
2 16 (25.40%) Maven
3 14 (22.22%) JUnit
4 7 (11.11%) JIRA
4 7 (11.11%) FitNesse
5 6 (9.52%) NetBeans
5 6 (9.52%) Eclipse
6 5 (7.94%) Ant
7 4 (6.35%) Fiddler
8 3 (4.76%) Cucumber
9 1 (1.59%) CruiseControl
9 1 (1.59%) Bugzilla
9 1 (1.59%) Jenkins
9 1 (1.59%) Trac
9 1 (1.59%) Hudson
9 1 (1.59%) Mockito
General
1 18 (28.57%) Finance
2 6 (9.52%) Banking
3 4 (6.35%) Investment Banking
4 2 (3.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 43 (68.25%) Developer
2 34 (53.97%) Java Developer
3 5 (7.94%) Administrator
3 5 (7.94%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (6.35%) Support Analyst
4 4 (6.35%) Analyst
4 4 (6.35%) Applications Support
4 4 (6.35%) UNIX Systems Administrator
4 4 (6.35%) UNIX Administrator
5 3 (4.76%) Applications Support Analyst
6 2 (3.17%) Front-End Developer
6 2 (3.17%) Architect
6 2 (3.17%) Web Developer
6 2 (3.17%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (3.17%) Applications Developer
6 2 (3.17%) Senior Developer
6 2 (3.17%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (1.59%) Java Web Developer
7 1 (1.59%) Linux Engineer
7 1 (1.59%) Linux Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (58.73%) Spring
2 24 (38.10%) JMS
3 23 (36.51%) Hibernate
4 22 (34.92%) XML
5 21 (33.33%) Web Services
6 11 (17.46%) HTML
7 10 (15.87%) XML Schema
8 9 (14.29%) iBATIS
9 8 (12.70%) HTML5
10 7 (11.11%) JDBC
11 6 (9.52%) JSP
11 6 (9.52%) SOAP
12 5 (7.94%) CSS
13 4 (6.35%) JSON
13 4 (6.35%) WebSphere Message Broker
13 4 (6.35%) J2EE
13 4 (6.35%) WebSphere MQ
14 3 (4.76%) CSS3
14 3 (4.76%) Spring MVC
14 3 (4.76%) Apache CXF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 4 (6.35%) DataPower
2 4 (6.35%) Fixed Income
2 4 (6.35%) PKI
2 4 (6.35%) Equities
2 4 (6.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (1.59%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 23 (36.51%) UNIX
2 12 (19.05%) Windows
3 11 (17.46%) Linux
4 6 (9.52%) Solaris
5 5 (7.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (30.16%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (20.63%) Unit Testing
3 9 (14.29%) TDD
4 8 (12.70%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (11.11%) UML
6 6 (9.52%) E-Commerce
7 5 (7.94%) SOA
7 5 (7.94%) ITIL
7 5 (7.94%) Pair Programming
8 4 (6.35%) Multithreading
8 4 (6.35%) DevOps
8 4 (6.35%) Service Delivery
8 4 (6.35%) Change Management
8 4 (6.35%) MVC
9 3 (4.76%) ETL
9 3 (4.76%) OOA/OOD
9 3 (4.76%) OO
9 3 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (4.76%) Root Cause Analysis
10 2 (3.17%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 54 (85.71%) Java
2 22 (34.92%) SQL
3 8 (12.70%) Shell Script
4 7 (11.11%) Perl
5 5 (7.94%) JavaScript
5 5 (7.94%) Korn
6 4 (6.35%) Bash Shell
7 3 (4.76%) C
8 1 (1.59%) Python
8 1 (1.59%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.59%) Scala
8 1 (1.59%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 1 (1.59%) Sun Certification
1 1 (1.59%) OCPJP
1 1 (1.59%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.35%) SLA
2 1 (1.59%) QA
System Software
1 4 (6.35%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 4 (6.35%) HP Data Protector
1 4 (6.35%) EMC NetWorker
1 4 (6.35%) Puppet
1 4 (6.35%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (6.35%) NetBackup
1 4 (6.35%) Legato
1 4 (6.35%) Tivoli
1 4 (6.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (3.17%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 13 (20.63%) IBM
2 12 (19.05%) Oracle
3 7 (11.11%) Sun
4 4 (6.35%) ForgeRock
4 4 (6.35%) Northgate
4 4 (6.35%) HP
4 4 (6.35%) EMC
4 4 (6.35%) Veritas
4 4 (6.35%) Red Hat
5 3 (4.76%) Microsoft
6 2 (3.17%) Sybase
6 2 (3.17%) JBoss
6 2 (3.17%) TIBCO
7 1 (1.59%) Informatica
7 1 (1.59%) VMware
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