The table below looks at the statistics for Tomcat skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Tomcat over the 3 months to 7 July 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Tomcat
Rank 102 104 104
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Contract jobs citing Tomcat 42 27 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.36% 0.94% 0.44%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.68% 5.53% 2.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 19 7
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£350 £298 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £240 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £380 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 1 0
Average hourly rate £37.89 £36.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.23% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +5.88%
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 South West region.

Application Platforms Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
547 488 320
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 17.75% 17.01% 15.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 377 323 196
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £463 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 18 17
Average hourly rate £22.00 £18.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.91% -2.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £45.00 £24.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £16.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -17.50%

Tomcat
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Tomcat Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Tomcat
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Tomcat Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Tomcat
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Tomcat across the South West region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

Tomcat Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Tomcat
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Tomcat Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Tomcat
Contract Job Locations in the South 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 South West region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015. 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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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
Somerset +28 19 £356 +29.54% 1
Bristol -1 13 £350 - 4
Wiltshire +3 5 £350 +45.83% 7
Devon - 1 £463 - 1
Dorset - 1 £300 - 1
Tomcat
England

Tomcat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South 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 43 (69.35%) Apache
2 41 (66.13%) Java
3 34 (54.84%) SQL
4 29 (46.77%) CSS
5 27 (43.55%) JSP
5 27 (43.55%) Linux
6 26 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
7 25 (40.32%) HTML
8 23 (37.10%) Red Hat
9 21 (33.87%) Software Engineering
9 21 (33.87%) Web Development
10 20 (32.26%) Oracle
11 19 (30.65%) JBoss
11 19 (30.65%) Scrum
12 18 (29.03%) OO
12 18 (29.03%) Time Management
13 15 (24.19%) Security Cleared
13 15 (24.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 14 (22.58%) Eclipse
15 13 (20.97%) TCP/IP
15 13 (20.97%) Windows
15 13 (20.97%) VMware
16 12 (19.35%) MySQL
16 12 (19.35%) Puppet
17 11 (17.74%) Amazon AWS
17 11 (17.74%) SC Cleared
17 11 (17.74%) UNIX
17 11 (17.74%) IIS
17 11 (17.74%) DNS
17 11 (17.74%) Service Delivery

Tomcat
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South 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 43 (69.35%) Apache
2 19 (30.65%) JBoss
3 11 (17.74%) IIS
4 7 (11.29%) WebLogic
5 5 (8.06%) Liferay
6 4 (6.45%) IBM Notes
6 4 (6.45%) Lotus Domino
7 2 (3.23%) Node.js
8 1 (1.61%) MS Exchange
8 1 (1.61%) CMS
8 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (1.61%) GlassFish
Applications
1 2 (3.23%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.61%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (17.74%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.23%) SaaS
2 2 (3.23%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.61%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.61%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (1.61%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (20.97%) TCP/IP
2 11 (17.74%) DNS
2 11 (17.74%) Firewall
3 5 (8.06%) SSL
3 5 (8.06%) HTTP
4 4 (6.45%) HTTPS
4 4 (6.45%) SAN
5 2 (3.23%) iSCSI
6 1 (1.61%) NAS
6 1 (1.61%) Multicast
6 1 (1.61%) VLAN
6 1 (1.61%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (19.35%) MySQL
2 10 (16.13%) SQL Server
3 7 (11.29%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (9.68%) Oracle Database
5 5 (8.06%) Relational Database
6 4 (6.45%) MarkLogic
7 2 (3.23%) SQLite
8 1 (1.61%) Hazelcast
8 1 (1.61%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (1.61%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 14 (22.58%) Eclipse
2 5 (8.06%) Ant
3 3 (4.84%) JUnit
3 3 (4.84%) Maven
3 3 (4.84%) JIRA
4 1 (1.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (1.61%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.61%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (1.61%) Hudson
4 1 (1.61%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.61%) Toad
General
1 7 (11.29%) Finance
2 5 (8.06%) Military
3 3 (4.84%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.23%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.61%) Electronics
5 1 (1.61%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (29.03%) Developer
2 17 (27.42%) Software Engineer
3 16 (25.81%) Java Developer
4 14 (22.58%) Administrator
5 13 (20.97%) Systems Administrator
6 9 (14.52%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 9 (14.52%) Linux Administrator
7 4 (6.45%) Web Administrator
7 4 (6.45%) Analyst
7 4 (6.45%) Applications Support
8 3 (4.84%) Designer
9 2 (3.23%) Senior Designer
9 2 (3.23%) AWS Developer
9 2 (3.23%) UNIX Engineer
9 2 (3.23%) Linux Engineer
9 2 (3.23%) Senior Linux Engineer
9 2 (3.23%) Java Software Engineer
10 1 (1.61%) Java Programmer
10 1 (1.61%) Applications Support Analyst
10 1 (1.61%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (46.77%) CSS
2 27 (43.55%) JSP
3 25 (40.32%) HTML
4 10 (16.13%) J2EE
5 8 (12.90%) Web Services
6 6 (9.68%) Spring
7 5 (8.06%) Java EE
7 5 (8.06%) .NET
7 5 (8.06%) WebCenter
8 4 (6.45%) RESTful
9 3 (4.84%) ASP.NET
9 3 (4.84%) Hibernate
10 2 (3.23%) JSF
10 2 (3.23%) Struts
11 1 (1.61%) REST
11 1 (1.61%) JAX-RS
11 1 (1.61%) Spring MVC
11 1 (1.61%) jQuery
11 1 (1.61%) ActiveMQ
11 1 (1.61%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.06%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.45%) Client/Server
2 4 (6.45%) Derivative
3 2 (3.23%) Wiki
4 1 (1.61%) DTV
4 1 (1.61%) Cryptography
4 1 (1.61%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 27 (43.55%) Linux
2 15 (24.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 13 (20.97%) Windows
4 11 (17.74%) UNIX
5 9 (14.52%) CentOS
6 6 (9.68%) Fedora
6 6 (9.68%) Solaris
7 5 (8.06%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (6.45%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (6.45%) Amazon Linux
9 1 (1.61%) Debian
9 1 (1.61%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (33.87%) Web Development
2 21 (33.87%) Software Engineering
3 19 (30.65%) Scrum
4 18 (29.03%) Time Management
4 18 (29.03%) OO
5 11 (17.74%) Service Delivery
6 10 (16.13%) UML
6 10 (16.13%) Migration
7 9 (14.52%) Configuration Management
7 9 (14.52%) Project Management
8 5 (8.06%) ITIL
8 5 (8.06%) Change Management
8 5 (8.06%) Content Management
8 5 (8.06%) Demand Management
8 5 (8.06%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (8.06%) Performance Monitoring
8 5 (8.06%) Mobile Development
9 4 (6.45%) High Availability
9 4 (6.45%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 41 (66.13%) Java
2 34 (54.84%) SQL
3 10 (16.13%) Perl
3 10 (16.13%) C#
3 10 (16.13%) C++
3 10 (16.13%) Shell Script
4 9 (14.52%) Bash Shell
4 9 (14.52%) Python
5 6 (9.68%) Ruby
6 4 (6.45%) PowerShell
7 2 (3.23%) PHP5
7 2 (3.23%) PHP
7 2 (3.23%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.61%) Ada
8 1 (1.61%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 15 (24.19%) Security Cleared
2 11 (17.74%) SC Cleared
3 6 (9.68%) RHCE
4 4 (6.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (3.23%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.61%) Degree
6 1 (1.61%) OCP
6 1 (1.61%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.45%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (14.52%) Active Directory
2 6 (9.68%) ISA Server
3 5 (8.06%) Varnish
4 4 (6.45%) vSphere
5 3 (4.84%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (3.23%) Samba
6 2 (3.23%) VMware ESX
6 2 (3.23%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (1.61%) NFS
7 1 (1.61%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 12 (19.35%) Puppet
2 9 (14.52%) Ansible
3 6 (9.68%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (8.06%) Vagrant
5 4 (6.45%) Red Hat Satellite
6 3 (4.84%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (1.61%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (1.61%) WSUS
7 1 (1.61%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 23 (37.10%) Red Hat
2 20 (32.26%) Oracle
3 13 (20.97%) VMware
4 6 (9.68%) Ektron
4 6 (9.68%) Sun
4 6 (9.68%) BEA
4 6 (9.68%) NetApp
5 5 (8.06%) Cisco
6 4 (6.45%) Lotus
7 3 (4.84%) Microsoft
8 1 (1.61%) SAP
8 1 (1.61%) HP
8 1 (1.61%) Dell
8 1 (1.61%) Rackspace