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 29 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Tomcat
Rank 94 114 99
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -15
Contract jobs citing Tomcat 46 29 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.44% 0.95% 0.70%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.99% 5.80% 4.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 21 13
Average daily rate
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£350 £300 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £240 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £375 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 2 0
Average hourly rate £39.25 £35.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.56% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.38 £35.50 £34.50
% change year-on-year
+13.74% +2.89%
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
576 500 322
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 18.03% 16.41% 14.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 404 327 203
Average daily rate £358 £331 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.92% -5.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 19 19
Average hourly rate £32.54 £20.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+62.70% +5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.90 £13.10 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.20 £23.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.15 £16.68 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+26.80% -14.48%

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 29 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Tomcat across the South West region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

Tomcat Hourly Rate Histogram 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 29 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 +19 19 £375 +36.36% 5
Bristol -7 13 £350 - 7
Wiltshire -5 6 £350 +45.83% 6
Gloucestershire -5 3 £438 +10.41%
Devon -6 1 £463 +46.82% 4
Tomcat
England

Tomcat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 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 48 (70.59%) Apache
2 46 (67.65%) Java
3 41 (60.29%) SQL
4 33 (48.53%) HTML
4 33 (48.53%) CSS
5 31 (45.59%) JSP
5 31 (45.59%) Agile Software Development
6 29 (42.65%) Linux
7 26 (38.24%) Web Development
8 25 (36.76%) Red Hat
9 24 (35.29%) Oracle
9 24 (35.29%) Software Engineering
10 22 (32.35%) JBoss
11 21 (30.88%) OO
11 21 (30.88%) Scrum
11 21 (30.88%) Security Cleared
12 20 (29.41%) Time Management
13 15 (22.06%) C#
13 15 (22.06%) C++
13 15 (22.06%) Puppet
14 14 (20.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 14 (20.59%) Perl
14 14 (20.59%) UNIX
14 14 (20.59%) Eclipse
14 14 (20.59%) TCP/IP
15 13 (19.12%) VMware
15 13 (19.12%) Windows
15 13 (19.12%) UML
15 13 (19.12%) SC Cleared
16 11 (16.18%) Bash Shell

Tomcat
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 48 (70.59%) Apache
2 22 (32.35%) JBoss
3 11 (16.18%) IIS
4 7 (10.29%) WebLogic
5 5 (7.35%) Liferay
6 4 (5.88%) IBM Notes
6 4 (5.88%) Lotus Domino
7 2 (2.94%) Node.js
8 1 (1.47%) MS Exchange
8 1 (1.47%) CMS
8 1 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (1.47%) GlassFish
Applications
1 2 (2.94%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.47%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (13.24%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (20.59%) TCP/IP
2 11 (16.18%) DNS
2 11 (16.18%) Firewall
3 5 (7.35%) SSL
3 5 (7.35%) SAN
3 5 (7.35%) HTTP
4 4 (5.88%) HTTPS
5 3 (4.41%) iSCSI
6 1 (1.47%) NAS
6 1 (1.47%) Multicast
6 1 (1.47%) DHCP
6 1 (1.47%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (16.18%) MySQL
2 10 (14.71%) SQL Server
3 8 (11.76%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (8.82%) Oracle Database
5 5 (7.35%) Relational Database
6 4 (5.88%) MarkLogic
7 3 (4.41%) Hadoop
8 2 (2.94%) SQLite
9 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (1.47%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 14 (20.59%) Eclipse
2 7 (10.29%) JIRA
3 5 (7.35%) Ant
4 4 (5.88%) Git (software)
4 4 (5.88%) Hudson
4 4 (5.88%) Jenkins
5 3 (4.41%) Maven
5 3 (4.41%) JUnit
6 1 (1.47%) Toad
6 1 (1.47%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (1.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 6 (8.82%) Finance
2 5 (7.35%) Military
3 3 (4.41%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.47%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 23 (33.82%) Developer
2 21 (30.88%) Java Developer
3 18 (26.47%) Software Engineer
4 14 (20.59%) Administrator
5 13 (19.12%) Systems Administrator
6 9 (13.24%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 9 (13.24%) Linux Administrator
7 4 (5.88%) Web Administrator
7 4 (5.88%) Designer
7 4 (5.88%) Analyst
7 4 (5.88%) Applications Support
8 3 (4.41%) Senior Designer
8 3 (4.41%) Linux Engineer
8 3 (4.41%) Senior Linux Engineer
9 2 (2.94%) UNIX Engineer
9 2 (2.94%) AWS Developer
9 2 (2.94%) Java Software Engineer
10 1 (1.47%) Java Programmer
10 1 (1.47%) Applications Support Analyst
10 1 (1.47%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (48.53%) HTML
1 33 (48.53%) CSS
2 31 (45.59%) JSP
3 10 (14.71%) J2EE
4 9 (13.24%) Spring
5 8 (11.76%) Web Services
6 7 (10.29%) Hibernate
7 5 (7.35%) Java EE
7 5 (7.35%) .NET
7 5 (7.35%) WebCenter
8 4 (5.88%) RESTful
8 4 (5.88%) jQuery
9 3 (4.41%) JSON
9 3 (4.41%) ASP.NET
10 2 (2.94%) Struts
10 2 (2.94%) Spring MVC
10 2 (2.94%) JSF
11 1 (1.47%) Ajax
11 1 (1.47%) JPA
11 1 (1.47%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.35%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.88%) Client/Server
2 4 (5.88%) Derivative
3 3 (4.41%) Mathematics
3 3 (4.41%) Wiki
4 1 (1.47%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 29 (42.65%) Linux
2 14 (20.59%) UNIX
2 14 (20.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 13 (19.12%) Windows
4 8 (11.76%) CentOS
5 7 (10.29%) Solaris
6 5 (7.35%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (5.88%) Amazon Linux
7 4 (5.88%) Fedora
8 1 (1.47%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.47%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (45.59%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (38.24%) Web Development
3 24 (35.29%) Software Engineering
4 21 (30.88%) Scrum
4 21 (30.88%) OO
5 20 (29.41%) Time Management
6 13 (19.12%) UML
7 11 (16.18%) Service Delivery
8 10 (14.71%) Migration
9 9 (13.24%) Configuration Management
9 9 (13.24%) Project Management
10 5 (7.35%) TDD
10 5 (7.35%) Change Management
10 5 (7.35%) ITIL
10 5 (7.35%) Content Management
10 5 (7.35%) Demand Management
10 5 (7.35%) Performance Tuning
10 5 (7.35%) Performance Monitoring
10 5 (7.35%) Mobile Development
11 4 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 46 (67.65%) Java
2 41 (60.29%) SQL
3 15 (22.06%) C#
3 15 (22.06%) C++
4 14 (20.59%) Perl
5 11 (16.18%) Python
5 11 (16.18%) Bash Shell
6 10 (14.71%) Shell Script
7 5 (7.35%) JavaScript
8 4 (5.88%) Ruby
8 4 (5.88%) PowerShell
9 3 (4.41%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.47%) Ada
Qualifications
1 21 (30.88%) Security Cleared
2 13 (19.12%) SC Cleared
3 7 (10.29%) RHCE
4 6 (8.82%) DV Cleared
5 4 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (5.88%) Degree
6 1 (1.47%) OCP
6 1 (1.47%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (14.71%) Active Directory
2 6 (8.82%) ISA Server
3 5 (7.35%) Varnish
4 4 (5.88%) vSphere
5 3 (4.41%) Samba
5 3 (4.41%) VMware ESX
6 2 (2.94%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (1.47%) NFS
7 1 (1.47%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 15 (22.06%) Puppet
2 9 (13.24%) Ansible
3 8 (11.76%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (7.35%) Vagrant
5 4 (5.88%) Red Hat Satellite
6 3 (4.41%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (1.47%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (1.47%) WSUS
7 1 (1.47%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 25 (36.76%) Red Hat
2 24 (35.29%) Oracle
3 13 (19.12%) VMware
4 7 (10.29%) Sun
5 6 (8.82%) Ektron
5 6 (8.82%) BEA
5 6 (8.82%) NetApp
6 5 (7.35%) Cisco
7 4 (5.88%) Lotus
8 3 (4.41%) Microsoft
9 1 (1.47%) HP
9 1 (1.47%) Dell
9 1 (1.47%) Rackspace