The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 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 South West 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Tomcat
Rank 108 98 114
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +16
Contract jobs citing Tomcat 30 16 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.99% 0.75% 0.69%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.04% 4.97% 4.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 14 12
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£300 £363 £344
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.24% +5.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £304 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £468 £398
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.92% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.50 £57.50
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -40.00%
Application Platforms Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
497 322 512
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 16.34% 15.03% 16.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 330 199 323
Average daily rate £340 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £200 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 18 16
Average hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -17.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.65 £16.85 £19.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.30 £23.75 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.84 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-11.36% -5.00%
Tomcat
England

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 31 July 2014.

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 31 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
Bristol - 9 £350 -
Wiltshire -5 8 £240 -31.42% 3
Gloucestershire - 2 £396 - 1
Dorset - - - - 1
Tomcat
England

Tomcat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 56 (96.55%) Java
2 37 (63.79%) HTML
3 35 (60.34%) CSS
4 32 (55.17%) Spring
5 30 (51.72%) XML
5 30 (51.72%) JavaScript
6 27 (46.55%) SQL
7 23 (39.66%) Apache
7 23 (39.66%) Scrum
8 21 (36.21%) Hibernate
9 19 (32.76%) OO
9 19 (32.76%) JUnit
10 18 (31.03%) Software Engineering
10 18 (31.03%) jQuery
11 17 (29.31%) J2EE
12 15 (25.86%) MySQL
12 15 (25.86%) Linux
13 13 (22.41%) JSP
13 13 (22.41%) Agile Software Development
13 13 (22.41%) TDD
13 13 (22.41%) Finance
14 12 (20.69%) Subversion
14 12 (20.69%) Web Services
14 12 (20.69%) UNIX
14 12 (20.69%) OOD
14 12 (20.69%) Eclipse
15 11 (18.97%) E-Commerce
15 11 (18.97%) JBoss
15 11 (18.97%) Ajax
15 11 (18.97%) Kanban

Tomcat
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 23 (39.66%) Apache
2 7 (12.07%) CMS
3 6 (10.34%) Confluence
4 4 (6.90%) Railo
4 4 (6.90%) WebSphere
4 4 (6.90%) ColdFusion
5 3 (5.17%) Liferay
6 2 (3.45%) MQSeries
6 2 (3.45%) WebLogic
6 2 (3.45%) IIS
6 2 (3.45%) Escenic
6 2 (3.45%) Adobe CQ
7 1 (1.72%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.72%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (3.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (12.07%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.62%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (8.62%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (8.62%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (8.62%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.45%) FTP
1 2 (3.45%) HTTP
1 2 (3.45%) DNS
1 2 (3.45%) VLAN
2 1 (1.72%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (25.86%) MySQL
2 6 (10.34%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.45%) Hadoop
3 2 (3.45%) Big Data
4 1 (1.72%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.72%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 19 (32.76%) JUnit
2 12 (20.69%) Eclipse
2 12 (20.69%) Subversion
3 8 (13.79%) JIRA
4 4 (6.90%) Git (software)
4 4 (6.90%) Hudson
4 4 (6.90%) Jenkins
5 3 (5.17%) Maven
6 1 (1.72%) NetBeans
6 1 (1.72%) Rational Application Developer
General
1 13 (22.41%) Finance
2 7 (12.07%) Electronics
2 7 (12.07%) Telecoms
2 7 (12.07%) Manufacturing
2 7 (12.07%) Marketing
3 4 (6.90%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 45 (77.59%) Developer
2 38 (65.52%) Java Developer
3 6 (10.34%) Lead Developer
4 5 (8.62%) Analyst
5 4 (6.90%) Administrator
5 4 (6.90%) Linux Administrator
6 3 (5.17%) Support Analyst
7 2 (3.45%) Software Engineer
7 2 (3.45%) Senior Developer
7 2 (3.45%) Programmer
7 2 (3.45%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (3.45%) Java Software Engineer
7 2 (3.45%) Java Programmer
7 2 (3.45%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (3.45%) Senior Programmer
7 2 (3.45%) Senior Java Programmer
7 2 (3.45%) Developer Analyst
7 2 (3.45%) Web Administrator
7 2 (3.45%) Java Swing Developer
8 1 (1.72%) DevOps Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (63.79%) HTML
2 35 (60.34%) CSS
3 32 (55.17%) Spring
4 30 (51.72%) XML
5 21 (36.21%) Hibernate
6 18 (31.03%) jQuery
7 17 (29.31%) J2EE
8 13 (22.41%) JSP
9 12 (20.69%) Web Services
10 11 (18.97%) Ajax
11 7 (12.07%) Spring MVC
11 7 (12.07%) LAMP
12 6 (10.34%) Servlets
12 6 (10.34%) XSD
13 5 (8.62%) SOAP
14 4 (6.90%) Struts
14 4 (6.90%) RESTful
14 4 (6.90%) HTML5
14 4 (6.90%) CSS3
15 3 (5.17%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.07%) DTV
2 2 (3.45%) Open Source
3 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.72%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 15 (25.86%) Linux
2 12 (20.69%) UNIX
3 8 (13.79%) CentOS
4 5 (8.62%) Fedora
5 3 (5.17%) Solaris
6 2 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.72%) SELinux
7 1 (1.72%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.72%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (39.66%) Scrum
2 19 (32.76%) OO
3 18 (31.03%) Software Engineering
4 13 (22.41%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (22.41%) TDD
5 12 (20.69%) OOD
6 11 (18.97%) E-Commerce
6 11 (18.97%) Kanban
7 7 (12.07%) Programme Management
7 7 (12.07%) BDD
7 7 (12.07%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (12.07%) MVC
7 7 (12.07%) Digital Marketing
7 7 (12.07%) Unit Testing
7 7 (12.07%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (10.34%) Integration Testing
8 6 (10.34%) SEO
8 6 (10.34%) Validation
8 6 (10.34%) B2C
8 6 (10.34%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 56 (96.55%) Java
2 30 (51.72%) JavaScript
3 27 (46.55%) SQL
4 7 (12.07%) Python
4 7 (12.07%) Ruby
5 5 (8.62%) PHP5
5 5 (8.62%) PHP
6 3 (5.17%) PL/SQL
6 3 (5.17%) Scala
7 2 (3.45%) Perl
7 2 (3.45%) C#
8 1 (1.72%) C++
8 1 (1.72%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (6.90%) SC Cleared
1 4 (6.90%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.90%) ISO 9001
1 4 (6.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.45%) QA
3 1 (1.72%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.45%) Samba
1 2 (3.45%) VMware ESX
1 2 (3.45%) Sendmail
2 1 (1.72%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 2 (3.45%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 1 (1.72%) Ansible
2 1 (1.72%) logstash
2 1 (1.72%) Salt
2 1 (1.72%) ZABBIX
2 1 (1.72%) YUM
2 1 (1.72%) Puppet
2 1 (1.72%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 11 (18.97%) JBoss
2 8 (13.79%) Oracle
3 7 (12.07%) SAP
3 7 (12.07%) Red Hat
4 6 (10.34%) hybris
5 5 (8.62%) VMware
6 2 (3.45%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.72%) Jaspersoft
7 1 (1.72%) IBM
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