The table below looks at the statistics for Tomcat skills in IT contracts advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Tomcat over the 3 months to 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Tomcat
Rank 24 27 28
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Contract jobs citing Tomcat 2 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.93% 3.23% 1.78%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.71% 17.39% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 3
Average daily rate
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- £350 £293
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +19.65%
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £333 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.77% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £57.50
% change year-on-year
- -39.13%
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South Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Sheffield region.

Application Platforms Category
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
35 46 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 16.20% 18.55% 17.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 27 26
Average daily rate £394 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £154 £205 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £525 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 8
Average hourly rate £19.00 £32.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.53% +8.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%

Tomcat
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

Tomcat Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Tomcat
Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Tomcat Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

Tomcat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield 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 11 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (72.73%) Linux
2 8 (72.73%) MySQL
2 8 (72.73%) Apache
2 8 (72.73%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (63.64%) Hudson
3 7 (63.64%) Git (software)
4 6 (54.55%) Jackrabbit
4 6 (54.55%) Magnolia
4 6 (54.55%) CMS
4 6 (54.55%) Internet
5 5 (45.45%) Debian
5 5 (45.45%) Red Hat
5 5 (45.45%) Jenkins
6 4 (36.36%) Perl
7 3 (27.27%) JBoss
7 3 (27.27%) HTTP
8 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
8 2 (18.18%) VPN
8 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
8 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
8 2 (18.18%) WebLogic
8 2 (18.18%) Python
8 2 (18.18%) LDAP
8 2 (18.18%) .NET
8 2 (18.18%) Windows
8 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
8 2 (18.18%) TeamCity
8 2 (18.18%) Subversion
8 2 (18.18%) VLAN

Tomcat
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield 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 8 (72.73%) Apache
2 6 (54.55%) Magnolia
2 6 (54.55%) CMS
3 2 (18.18%) WebLogic
4 1 (9.09%) Jetty
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) Internet
2 3 (27.27%) HTTP
3 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
3 2 (18.18%) VPN
3 2 (18.18%) LDAP
3 2 (18.18%) VLAN
3 2 (18.18%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (72.73%) MySQL
2 6 (54.55%) Jackrabbit
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
4 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
4 1 (9.09%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 7 (63.64%) Hudson
1 7 (63.64%) Git (software)
2 5 (45.45%) Jenkins
3 2 (18.18%) TeamCity
3 2 (18.18%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Systems Administrator
1 10 (90.91%) Administrator
2 1 (9.09%) Java Developer
2 1 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
2 1 (9.09%) Developer
2 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) .NET
2 1 (9.09%) REST
2 1 (9.09%) Spring
2 1 (9.09%) HTML
2 1 (9.09%) J2EE
2 1 (9.09%) CSS
2 1 (9.09%) SOAP
2 1 (9.09%) Hibernate
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Linux
2 5 (45.45%) Debian
3 2 (18.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) Web Development
1 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (9.09%) OOD
2 1 (9.09%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (36.36%) Perl
3 2 (18.18%) Python
3 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
3 2 (18.18%) Bash Shell
4 1 (9.09%) SQL
4 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
1 2 (18.18%) Xen
1 2 (18.18%) qmail
Systems Management
1 8 (72.73%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (18.18%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Red Hat
2 3 (27.27%) JBoss