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 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Tomcat
Rank 116 84 104
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +20
Contract jobs citing Tomcat 29 27 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.86% 1.26% 1.07%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.84% 6.72% 7.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 25 17
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£375 £320 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.18% +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £300 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +34.54%
Tomcat
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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
599 402 455
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 17.77% 18.71% 15.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 393 255 248
Average daily rate £375 £340 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £189 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 25 29
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.30 £16.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.55% +16.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £13.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £55.00 £36.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.25 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -9.32%

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 24 October 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 24 October 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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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 £375 -
Gloucestershire -11 8 £475 - 1
Somerset -14 6 £380 +26.66% 1
Wiltshire -10 2 £230 - 3
Devon -17 2 £315 -22.22% 1
Dorset - - - -
Tomcat
England

Tomcat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 53 (91.38%) Java
2 32 (55.17%) Spring
3 31 (53.45%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (50.00%) HTML
4 29 (50.00%) CSS
5 27 (46.55%) JSP
6 26 (44.83%) Scrum
7 24 (41.38%) SQL
7 24 (41.38%) Apache
8 22 (37.93%) XML
9 21 (36.21%) Hibernate
10 20 (34.48%) Linux
10 20 (34.48%) JavaScript
11 18 (31.03%) Eclipse
12 14 (24.14%) Software Engineering
12 14 (24.14%) Ajax
12 14 (24.14%) jQuery
13 13 (22.41%) CentOS
13 13 (22.41%) Spring MVC
13 13 (22.41%) MySQL
13 13 (22.41%) MVC
14 12 (20.69%) Red Hat
14 12 (20.69%) Oracle
14 12 (20.69%) JUnit
15 11 (18.97%) Python
15 11 (18.97%) Ruby
16 10 (17.24%) WebSphere
16 10 (17.24%) TDD
16 10 (17.24%) Fedora
16 10 (17.24%) E-Commerce

Tomcat
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 24 (41.38%) Apache
2 10 (17.24%) WebSphere
3 9 (15.52%) WebSphere Application Server
4 6 (10.34%) JBoss
5 4 (6.90%) IIS
6 3 (5.17%) Confluence
7 1 (1.72%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.72%) Liferay
7 1 (1.72%) CMS
Business Applications
1 8 (13.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (13.79%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (12.07%) SaaS
2 7 (12.07%) Cloud Computing
2 7 (12.07%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.72%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.62%) HTTP
2 3 (5.17%) TCP/IP
2 3 (5.17%) Internet
3 2 (3.45%) VLAN
3 2 (3.45%) FTP
3 2 (3.45%) DNS
4 1 (1.72%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (22.41%) MySQL
2 9 (15.52%) RDBMS
2 9 (15.52%) Relational Database
3 7 (12.07%) Oracle Database 11g
3 7 (12.07%) Oracle Database
4 5 (8.62%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (5.17%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.72%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 18 (31.03%) Eclipse
2 12 (20.69%) JUnit
3 7 (12.07%) Ant
3 7 (12.07%) Subversion
4 4 (6.90%) JIRA
5 1 (1.72%) Rational Application Developer
5 1 (1.72%) Maven
5 1 (1.72%) NetBeans
General
1 10 (17.24%) Finance
2 8 (13.79%) Electronics
2 8 (13.79%) Telecoms
2 8 (13.79%) Manufacturing
2 8 (13.79%) Marketing
3 5 (8.62%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 41 (70.69%) Developer
2 38 (65.52%) Java Developer
3 6 (10.34%) Administrator
3 6 (10.34%) Lead Developer
3 6 (10.34%) Linux Administrator
4 5 (8.62%) Software Engineer
5 4 (6.90%) Java Software Engineer
6 3 (5.17%) Web Administrator
6 3 (5.17%) Lead Java Developer
6 3 (5.17%) Hybris Developer
7 2 (3.45%) Lead Software Engineer
7 2 (3.45%) Linux Support
7 2 (3.45%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 2 (3.45%) Cloud Solutions Architect
7 2 (3.45%) Cloud Architect
7 2 (3.45%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (3.45%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 2 (3.45%) Architect
7 2 (3.45%) Consultant
7 2 (3.45%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (55.17%) Spring
2 29 (50.00%) HTML
2 29 (50.00%) CSS
3 27 (46.55%) JSP
4 22 (37.93%) XML
5 21 (36.21%) Hibernate
6 14 (24.14%) Ajax
6 14 (24.14%) jQuery
7 13 (22.41%) Spring MVC
8 10 (17.24%) Struts
8 10 (17.24%) JDBC
9 9 (15.52%) Spring Security
10 8 (13.79%) Java EE
10 8 (13.79%) Web Services
10 8 (13.79%) Servlets
10 8 (13.79%) SAML
11 7 (12.07%) LAMP
12 6 (10.34%) J2EE
13 4 (6.90%) XSD
14 3 (5.17%) Spring Web Flow
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.79%) DTV
2 7 (12.07%) Cryptography
3 1 (1.72%) iSeries
3 1 (1.72%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 20 (34.48%) Linux
2 13 (22.41%) CentOS
3 10 (17.24%) Fedora
4 5 (8.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (6.90%) UNIX
6 2 (3.45%) Windows
7 1 (1.72%) Solaris
7 1 (1.72%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.72%) SELinux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (53.45%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (44.83%) Scrum
3 14 (24.14%) Software Engineering
4 13 (22.41%) MVC
5 10 (17.24%) E-Commerce
5 10 (17.24%) TDD
6 9 (15.52%) Web Application Development
7 8 (13.79%) Digital Marketing
7 8 (13.79%) OO
7 8 (13.79%) Programme Management
7 8 (13.79%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (12.07%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (12.07%) System Testing
8 7 (12.07%) Kanban
9 6 (10.34%) Project Management
9 6 (10.34%) Time Management
9 6 (10.34%) Web Development
10 4 (6.90%) Mentoring
11 3 (5.17%) DevOps
11 3 (5.17%) Data Validation
Programming Languages
1 53 (91.38%) Java
2 24 (41.38%) SQL
3 20 (34.48%) JavaScript
4 11 (18.97%) Python
4 11 (18.97%) Ruby
5 10 (17.24%) PHP
6 7 (12.07%) PHP5
7 4 (6.90%) Bash Shell
7 4 (6.90%) Perl
8 1 (1.72%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (10.34%) SC Cleared
1 6 (10.34%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 8 (13.79%) Shibboleth
2 5 (8.62%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (3.45%) Sendmail
3 2 (3.45%) Samba
3 2 (3.45%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.72%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (6.90%) Puppet
2 3 (5.17%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (3.45%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (3.45%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 1 (1.72%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (1.72%) YUM
4 1 (1.72%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.72%) ZABBIX
4 1 (1.72%) Ansible
4 1 (1.72%) logstash
4 1 (1.72%) Salt
Vendors
1 12 (20.69%) Red Hat
1 12 (20.69%) Oracle
2 9 (15.52%) IBM
3 8 (13.79%) SAP
3 8 (13.79%) VMware
4 3 (5.17%) hybris
5 1 (1.72%) Rackspace
5 1 (1.72%) Jaspersoft