The first table below looks at the demand for Tomcat skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Tomcat over the 3 months to 25 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 Southampton 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Tomcat
Rank 34 32 38
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +6
Contract jobs citing Tomcat 10 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 2.89% 1.29% 1.09%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.49% 9.30% 4.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 1
Average daily rate
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£365 £355 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.81% +9.23%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £34.50 £57.50
% change year-on-year
+2.89% -40.00%
Application Platforms Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
87 43 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 25.14% 13.92% 22.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 18 28
Average daily rate £338 £355 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.92% +10.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £228 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £400 £338
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 13
Average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -50.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-13.15% -5.00%
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Tomcat
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

Tomcat Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Tomcat
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Tomcat Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

Tomcat
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Tomcat Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

Tomcat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 13 (86.67%) Java
1 13 (86.67%) Web Services
1 13 (86.67%) Apache
2 9 (60.00%) Linux
2 9 (60.00%) Spring
3 8 (53.33%) Scrum
3 8 (53.33%) VMware
3 8 (53.33%) EMC
3 8 (53.33%) Jenkins
4 7 (46.67%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (46.67%) CentOS
4 7 (46.67%) Puppet
5 6 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (40.00%) Vagrant
5 6 (40.00%) CSS
5 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
5 6 (40.00%) Maven
5 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (40.00%) Ajax
6 5 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (33.33%) PostGIS
6 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (33.33%) Open Source
7 4 (26.67%) Amazon EC2
7 4 (26.67%) Amazon S3
7 4 (26.67%) Cucumber
7 4 (26.67%) vCloud
7 4 (26.67%) RSpec
7 4 (26.67%) Red Hat
7 4 (26.67%) Selenium

Tomcat
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 13 (86.67%) Apache
2 3 (20.00%) Node.js
3 2 (13.33%) IIS
4 1 (6.67%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 6 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (26.67%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (26.67%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) Internet
2 2 (13.33%) iSCSI
2 2 (13.33%) NAS
2 2 (13.33%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (13.33%) LDAP
2 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
2 2 (13.33%) SAN
3 1 (6.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (20.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (20.00%) NoSQL
2 3 (20.00%) MySQL
2 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (53.33%) Jenkins
2 6 (40.00%) Maven
3 4 (26.67%) Selenium
3 4 (26.67%) RSpec
3 4 (26.67%) Cucumber
4 3 (20.00%) Grunt
4 3 (20.00%) Mockito
5 2 (13.33%) Subversion
6 1 (6.67%) WebDriver
6 1 (6.67%) HttpUnit
6 1 (6.67%) JIRA
6 1 (6.67%) JUnit
6 1 (6.67%) Eclipse
6 1 (6.67%) JMeter
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Developer
2 4 (26.67%) Java Developer
3 3 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Software Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Technical Leader
4 2 (13.33%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Web Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Java Web Developer
5 1 (6.67%) DevOps Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (86.67%) Web Services
2 9 (60.00%) Spring
3 6 (40.00%) Ajax
3 6 (40.00%) CSS
4 5 (33.33%) PostGIS
5 3 (20.00%) RESTful
5 3 (20.00%) XML
5 3 (20.00%) Flash
5 3 (20.00%) JTS
5 3 (20.00%) Hibernate
5 3 (20.00%) HTML
5 3 (20.00%) JSP
5 3 (20.00%) Servlets
5 3 (20.00%) SOAP
5 3 (20.00%) Struts
5 3 (20.00%) Java EE
5 3 (20.00%) JSON
5 3 (20.00%) Spring MVC
5 3 (20.00%) jQuery
5 3 (20.00%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Open Source
2 3 (20.00%) Linked Data
Operating Systems
1 9 (60.00%) Linux
2 7 (46.67%) CentOS
3 3 (20.00%) UNIX
4 2 (13.33%) Windows
4 2 (13.33%) Solaris
5 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Scrum
2 7 (46.67%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (26.67%) TDD
5 3 (20.00%) MVC
5 3 (20.00%) Kanban
5 3 (20.00%) Test Automation
5 3 (20.00%) Web Development
5 3 (20.00%) DevOps
6 2 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (6.67%) SOA
7 1 (6.67%) Migration
7 1 (6.67%) Automated Testing
7 1 (6.67%) Rapid Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 13 (86.67%) Java
2 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (26.67%) vCloud
3 3 (20.00%) VirtualBox
4 2 (13.33%) VMware ESX
4 2 (13.33%) vSphere
4 2 (13.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (46.67%) Puppet
2 6 (40.00%) Vagrant
3 2 (13.33%) Tivoli
3 2 (13.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) EMC
1 8 (53.33%) VMware
2 4 (26.67%) Oracle
2 4 (26.67%) Red Hat
3 3 (20.00%) Tripwire
4 2 (13.33%) Brocade
4 2 (13.33%) Citrix
4 2 (13.33%) Hitachi
4 2 (13.33%) NetApp
4 2 (13.33%) Cisco
4 2 (13.33%) IBM
5 1 (6.67%) Atlassian