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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Tomcat
Rank 117 119 111
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -8
Contract jobs citing Tomcat 27 4 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.82% 0.17% 0.99%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.95% 1.03% 6.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 4 24
Average daily rate £375 £321 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.73% -14.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £273 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £420 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £353 £334
% change year-on-year
-0.70% +5.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.75 £26.25 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -22.79%
Application Platforms Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
683 388 572
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 20.62% 16.68% 15.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 424 238 329
Average daily rate £350 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £500 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 8 42
Average hourly rate £20.00 £24.50 £23.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.36% +2.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.45 £13.50 £14.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £25.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Wiltshire - 16 £375 - 5
Bristol -11 2 - - 2
Somerset - 2 - - 2
Devon - - - -
Dorset - - - - 2
Tomcat
England

Tomcat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 46 (100.00%) Java
2 30 (65.22%) JavaScript
2 30 (65.22%) XML
3 29 (63.04%) Spring
4 26 (56.52%) HTML
4 26 (56.52%) CSS
5 23 (50.00%) Hibernate
6 20 (43.48%) Web Services
7 18 (39.13%) J2EE
7 18 (39.13%) Oracle
8 17 (36.96%) SQL
8 17 (36.96%) Apache
9 16 (34.78%) SOAP
10 15 (32.61%) Finance
10 15 (32.61%) jQuery
11 14 (30.43%) JUnit
11 14 (30.43%) OOD
12 13 (28.26%) OO
12 13 (28.26%) JBoss
13 12 (26.09%) SQL Server
14 11 (23.91%) Software Engineering
14 11 (23.91%) Scrum
15 10 (21.74%) TDD
15 10 (21.74%) MySQL
15 10 (21.74%) WebLogic
15 10 (21.74%) HTML5
15 10 (21.74%) BDD
15 10 (21.74%) CSS3
16 9 (19.57%) E-Commerce
16 9 (19.57%) CMS

Tomcat
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 17 (36.96%) Apache
2 10 (21.74%) WebLogic
3 9 (19.57%) CMS
4 5 (10.87%) MQSeries
4 5 (10.87%) WebSphere
4 5 (10.87%) Adobe CQ
4 5 (10.87%) Escenic
5 4 (8.70%) ColdFusion
6 3 (6.52%) Confluence
7 2 (4.35%) Liferay
8 1 (2.17%) GlassFish
8 1 (2.17%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 2 (4.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (6.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.17%) Internet
1 1 (2.17%) SSL
1 1 (2.17%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (26.09%) SQL Server
2 10 (21.74%) MySQL
3 6 (13.04%) NoSQL
4 5 (10.87%) Big Data
4 5 (10.87%) Hadoop
5 3 (6.52%) Relational Database
6 2 (4.35%) MongoDB
6 2 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (2.17%) SQLPlus
7 1 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 14 (30.43%) JUnit
2 7 (15.22%) Maven
2 7 (15.22%) Git (software)
3 6 (13.04%) Eclipse
4 5 (10.87%) Subversion
4 5 (10.87%) Jenkins
5 4 (8.70%) Hudson
5 4 (8.70%) JIRA
6 1 (2.17%) IntelliJ
6 1 (2.17%) Toad
6 1 (2.17%) Selenium
6 1 (2.17%) FitNesse
6 1 (2.17%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (2.17%) Cucumber
6 1 (2.17%) JSUnit
6 1 (2.17%) WebDriver
General
1 15 (32.61%) Finance
2 3 (6.52%) Marketing
2 3 (6.52%) Retail
2 3 (6.52%) Manufacturing
2 3 (6.52%) Electronics
2 3 (6.52%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.17%) Banking
3 1 (2.17%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 40 (86.96%) Developer
2 32 (69.57%) Java Developer
3 9 (19.57%) Analyst
4 7 (15.22%) Programmer
5 6 (13.04%) Senior Developer
5 6 (13.04%) Senior Analyst
6 5 (10.87%) Senior Java Programmer
6 5 (10.87%) Senior Programmer
6 5 (10.87%) Java Programmer
6 5 (10.87%) Senior Java Developer
6 5 (10.87%) Developer Analyst
7 3 (6.52%) Support Analyst
8 2 (4.35%) Java Swing Developer
8 2 (4.35%) Lead Developer
9 1 (2.17%) Web Developer
9 1 (2.17%) Java Web Developer
9 1 (2.17%) Web Manager
9 1 (2.17%) Analyst Developer
9 1 (2.17%) ColdFusion Developer
9 1 (2.17%) Senior Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (65.22%) XML
2 29 (63.04%) Spring
3 26 (56.52%) HTML
3 26 (56.52%) CSS
4 23 (50.00%) Hibernate
5 20 (43.48%) Web Services
6 18 (39.13%) J2EE
7 16 (34.78%) SOAP
8 15 (32.61%) jQuery
9 10 (21.74%) HTML5
9 10 (21.74%) CSS3
10 8 (17.39%) Ajax
11 7 (15.22%) Servlets
11 7 (15.22%) REST
12 6 (13.04%) RESTful
12 6 (13.04%) JSF
12 6 (13.04%) EJB
13 5 (10.87%) Struts
13 5 (10.87%) XSD
13 5 (10.87%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.52%) DTV
2 2 (4.35%) Open Source
3 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.17%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 8 (17.39%) UNIX
2 4 (8.70%) Solaris
2 4 (8.70%) Linux
3 1 (2.17%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (30.43%) OOD
2 13 (28.26%) OO
3 11 (23.91%) Software Engineering
3 11 (23.91%) Scrum
4 10 (21.74%) TDD
4 10 (21.74%) BDD
5 9 (19.57%) E-Commerce
5 9 (19.57%) MVC
6 7 (15.22%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (13.04%) Unit Testing
7 6 (13.04%) Integration Testing
7 6 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (13.04%) Kanban
8 5 (10.87%) UML
8 5 (10.87%) OOP
8 5 (10.87%) OOA/OOD
8 5 (10.87%) RUP
8 5 (10.87%) Validation
9 4 (8.70%) ITIL V3
9 4 (8.70%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (100.00%) Java
2 30 (65.22%) JavaScript
3 17 (36.96%) SQL
4 7 (15.22%) Python
4 7 (15.22%) Ruby
5 5 (10.87%) C#
5 5 (10.87%) Scala
6 4 (8.70%) PL/SQL
7 2 (4.35%) C++
8 1 (2.17%) Perl
8 1 (2.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (13.04%) Security Cleared
2 5 (10.87%) DV Cleared
3 4 (8.70%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.87%) QA
2 4 (8.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (8.70%) ISO 9001
3 1 (2.17%) SLA
3 1 (2.17%) WAI
3 1 (2.17%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 18 (39.13%) Oracle
2 13 (28.26%) JBoss
3 5 (10.87%) hybris
4 3 (6.52%) SAP
5 2 (4.35%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.17%) GoldenSource
6 1 (2.17%) Talend
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