The table below looks at the statistics for Tomcat skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Tomcat over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Tomcat
Rank 206 229 219
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -10
Contract jobs citing Tomcat 605 507 493
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.06% 0.93% 0.97%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.79% 5.15% 5.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 395 345 296
Average daily rate
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£413 £375 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £518 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 2 10
Average hourly rate £40.38 £35.50 £34.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.74% +2.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £35.10 £28.28
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.43 £35.90 £39.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.38 £35.50 £34.50
% change year-on-year
+13.74% +2.89%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Application Platforms Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
10442 9852 8776
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.30% 18.01% 17.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 6689 5842 4954
Average daily rate £380 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 312 392 443
Average hourly rate £21.00 £17.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.44 £35.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £16.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -15.38%

Tomcat
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Tomcat Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Tomcat
Daily Rate Trend

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

Tomcat Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Tomcat
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Tomcat within the UK over the 3 months to 27 July 2015.

Tomcat Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Tomcat
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Tomcat Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Tomcat
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Tomcat within the UK over the 3 months to 27 July 2015.

Tomcat Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Tomcat
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Tomcat within the UK over the 3 months to 27 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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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
England +3 530 £425 +13.33% 225
London +28 327 £438 +7.36% 91
South East -11 67 £400 +8.10% 32
Yorkshire -20 49 £406 +16.07% 9
City of London -22 48 £450 +12.50% 19
South West +18 46 £350 +16.66% 25
West Yorkshire -1 41 £406 -12.86% 7
Scotland +8 38 £350 -6.66% 7
Leeds -12 35 £406 -12.16% 6
Wales +15 24 £359 +30.45% 3
West Sussex +11 24 £375 -34.21% 6
Edinburgh +6 21 £344 -8.33% 2
Canary Wharf - 21 £500 -
South Wales +14 20 £363 +31.81% 2
Somerset +18 19 £375 +36.36% 5
Oxfordshire - 18 £411 - 3
East of England -5 15 £365 -10.97% 22
Croydon -6 15 £425 +41.66% 1
Yeovil +4 14 - -
Crawley +6 13 £400 -29.82% 1
Bristol -4 13 £350 - 6
Cardiff +1 12 £375 +36.36%
North West -31 12 £378 +17.05% 26
Oxford - 12 £423 - 2
Glasgow -6 11 £325 -11.26% 4
Cambridgeshire -8 11 £350 -14.63% 12
Manchester -19 8 £431 +33.72% 16
Cambridge -6 7 £410 -3.52% 9
Newport - 7 £355 - 1
Horsham - 7 £350 - 1

Tomcat
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

1 909 (74.39%) Java
2 590 (48.28%) Linux
3 531 (43.45%) Apache
4 483 (39.53%) Agile Software Development
5 395 (32.32%) Spring
6 371 (30.36%) SQL
7 358 (29.30%) Oracle
8 340 (27.82%) Web Services
9 329 (26.92%) JBoss
10 327 (26.76%) JavaScript
11 315 (25.78%) Jenkins
12 314 (25.70%) UNIX
13 308 (25.20%) Maven
14 305 (24.96%) HTML
15 256 (20.95%) J2EE
16 254 (20.79%) Git (software)
17 247 (20.21%) Continuous Integration
18 243 (19.89%) Windows
19 226 (18.49%) CSS
20 223 (18.25%) MySQL
20 223 (18.25%) TDD
21 221 (18.09%) Hibernate
22 214 (17.51%) Scrum
23 211 (17.27%) Amazon AWS
24 208 (17.02%) DevOps
25 205 (16.78%) Red Hat
26 198 (16.20%) Puppet
27 195 (15.96%) IIS
28 194 (15.88%) JSP
29 184 (15.06%) Finance

Tomcat
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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
1 531 (43.45%) Apache
2 329 (26.92%) JBoss
3 195 (15.96%) IIS
4 182 (14.89%) WebSphere
5 160 (13.09%) WebLogic
6 107 (8.76%) Jetty
7 81 (6.63%) nginx
8 71 (5.81%) Node.js
9 52 (4.26%) Confluence
10 41 (3.36%) WebSphere Application Server
11 35 (2.86%) Elasticsearch
12 34 (2.78%) GlassFish
13 33 (2.70%) CMS
14 24 (1.96%) Mule ESB
14 24 (1.96%) Apache Solr
15 23 (1.88%) Oracle HTTP Server
16 22 (1.80%) OpenStack
17 19 (1.55%) Adobe Experience Manager
18 18 (1.47%) SharePoint
19 15 (1.23%) Liferay
Applications
1 34 (2.78%) MS Excel
2 6 (0.49%) Maya
2 6 (0.49%) MS Office
3 5 (0.41%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.33%) MS Project
5 3 (0.25%) Photoshop
5 3 (0.25%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.16%) GIMP
7 1 (0.082%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.082%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 12 (0.98%) Remedy ITSM
2 8 (0.65%) RMDS
3 7 (0.57%) Oracle BPM
4 4 (0.33%) Adobe Campaign
4 4 (0.33%) WebTrends
5 3 (0.25%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 2 (0.16%) Remedy AR System
6 2 (0.16%) Summit
6 2 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.082%) ResourceLink
7 1 (0.082%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 1 (0.082%) AWD
7 1 (0.082%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.082%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.082%) Cognos TM1
7 1 (0.082%) ENOVIA
7 1 (0.082%) Magento
7 1 (0.082%) BigMachines
Cloud Services
1 211 (17.27%) Amazon AWS
2 62 (5.07%) Amazon EC2
3 50 (4.09%) Google Cloud Platform
4 30 (2.45%) Cloud Computing
5 28 (2.29%) Google App Engine
6 26 (2.13%) Amazon S3
7 15 (1.23%) SaaS
8 14 (1.15%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 13 (1.06%) Amazon SQS
9 13 (1.06%) Adobe Analytics
10 12 (0.98%) AWS CloudFormation
11 10 (0.82%) IaaS
12 9 (0.74%) PaaS
13 8 (0.65%) Route 53
13 8 (0.65%) IBM SmartCloud
14 7 (0.57%) Amazon ElastiCache
15 5 (0.41%) OpenShift
16 4 (0.33%) Microsoft Azure
17 3 (0.25%) GitHub
17 3 (0.25%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 161 (13.18%) HTTP
2 138 (11.29%) TCP/IP
3 122 (9.98%) DNS
4 103 (8.43%) Firewall
5 72 (5.89%) SSL
6 71 (5.81%) Internet
7 62 (5.07%) SAN
8 56 (4.58%) LDAP
9 52 (4.26%) DHCP
10 36 (2.95%) WAN
11 35 (2.86%) VPN
12 34 (2.78%) FTP
13 33 (2.70%) IPsec
14 32 (2.62%) NAS
15 25 (2.05%) LAN
16 22 (1.80%) DMZ
17 17 (1.39%) iSCSI
18 16 (1.31%) Reverse Proxy
19 14 (1.15%) SMTP
19 14 (1.15%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 223 (18.25%) MySQL
2 165 (13.50%) SQL Server
3 127 (10.39%) Oracle Database
4 111 (9.08%) MongoDB
5 105 (8.59%) NoSQL
6 92 (7.53%) PostgreSQL
7 89 (7.28%) Relational Database
8 63 (5.16%) Redis
9 47 (3.85%) RDBMS
10 43 (3.52%) Hadoop
11 39 (3.19%) Oracle Database 11g
12 36 (2.95%) DB2
13 28 (2.29%) Apache Cassandra
14 19 (1.55%) Oracle Database 12c
15 16 (1.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 12 (0.98%) Amazon RDS
16 12 (0.98%) MarkLogic
17 11 (0.90%) HBase
17 11 (0.90%) Data Warehouse
18 9 (0.74%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 315 (25.78%) Jenkins
2 308 (25.20%) Maven
3 254 (20.79%) Git (software)
4 175 (14.32%) Subversion
5 159 (13.01%) JUnit
6 149 (12.19%) JIRA
7 109 (8.92%) Eclipse
8 99 (8.10%) Ant
9 73 (5.97%) Gradle
10 71 (5.81%) Cucumber
11 62 (5.07%) Mockito
12 54 (4.42%) TeamCity
13 43 (3.52%) Mercurial
14 41 (3.36%) Hudson
15 36 (2.95%) Artifactory
16 34 (2.78%) Selenium
17 29 (2.37%) JMeter
18 28 (2.29%) Gerrit
19 27 (2.21%) Team Foundation Server
20 25 (2.05%) MSBuild
General
1 184 (15.06%) Finance
2 65 (5.32%) Banking
3 40 (3.27%) Retail
4 27 (2.21%) Investment Banking
5 22 (1.80%) Marketing
6 19 (1.55%) Publishing
6 19 (1.55%) Telecoms
7 15 (1.23%) Military
8 13 (1.06%) Back Office
9 12 (0.98%) Games
10 8 (0.65%) Manufacturing
10 8 (0.65%) Financial Institution
11 7 (0.57%) Legal
12 6 (0.49%) Front Office
13 5 (0.41%) Billing
14 3 (0.25%) Advertising
14 3 (0.25%) Dutch Language
14 3 (0.25%) Retail Banking
14 3 (0.25%) Swedish Language
15 2 (0.16%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 545 (44.60%) Developer
2 416 (34.04%) Java Developer
3 106 (8.67%) DevOps Engineer
4 83 (6.79%) Analyst
5 75 (6.14%) Software Engineer
6 74 (6.06%) Administrator
7 66 (5.40%) Senior Developer
8 58 (4.75%) Senior Java Developer
9 56 (4.58%) Systems Administrator
9 56 (4.58%) Architect
10 47 (3.85%) Applications Support
10 47 (3.85%) Linux Engineer
11 39 (3.19%) Consultant
12 38 (3.11%) Linux Administrator
13 33 (2.70%) Support Analyst
14 32 (2.62%) Java Software Engineer
15 31 (2.54%) Linux Systems Administrator
16 26 (2.13%) Java/J2EE Developer
17 25 (2.05%) Infrastructure Architect
18 23 (1.88%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 395 (32.32%) Spring
2 340 (27.82%) Web Services
3 305 (24.96%) HTML
4 256 (20.95%) J2EE
5 226 (18.49%) CSS
6 221 (18.09%) Hibernate
7 194 (15.88%) JSP
8 176 (14.40%) XML
9 150 (12.27%) jQuery
10 140 (11.46%) RESTful
10 140 (11.46%) REST
11 135 (11.05%) Java EE
12 131 (10.72%) JSON
13 127 (10.39%) .NET
14 122 (9.98%) Servlets
15 114 (9.33%) HTML5
16 108 (8.84%) Middleware
17 104 (8.51%) SOAP
18 86 (7.04%) Spring MVC
19 76 (6.22%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 89 (7.28%) Analytical Skills
2 36 (2.95%) Clustering
3 35 (2.86%) Client/Server
3 35 (2.86%) Computer Science
4 31 (2.54%) User Experience
5 27 (2.21%) Enterprise Software
6 25 (2.05%) Data Centre
7 23 (1.88%) Mobile App
8 22 (1.80%) Fixed Income
9 20 (1.64%) PKI
10 13 (1.06%) N-Tier
10 13 (1.06%) FlexPod
11 12 (0.98%) Mathematics
12 10 (0.82%) Wiki
12 10 (0.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 10 (0.82%) Management Information System
12 10 (0.82%) Digital Media
13 9 (0.74%) Enterprise Storage
13 9 (0.74%) Replication
13 9 (0.74%) STB
Operating Systems
1 590 (48.28%) Linux
2 314 (25.70%) UNIX
3 243 (19.89%) Windows
4 156 (12.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 75 (6.14%) CentOS
6 60 (4.91%) Solaris
7 37 (3.03%) Ubuntu
8 35 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
9 28 (2.29%) AIX
10 19 (1.55%) Windows Server 2012
11 16 (1.31%) Windows Server 2003
12 10 (0.82%) Windows 7
13 6 (0.49%) SUSE
13 6 (0.49%) Debian
14 5 (0.41%) Fedora
14 5 (0.41%) HPUX
15 4 (0.33%) Amazon Linux
15 4 (0.33%) Oracle Linux
15 4 (0.33%) Windows 8
16 3 (0.25%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 483 (39.53%) Agile Software Development
2 247 (20.21%) Continuous Integration
3 223 (18.25%) TDD
4 214 (17.51%) Scrum
5 208 (17.02%) DevOps
6 136 (11.13%) OO
7 132 (10.80%) Software Engineering
8 131 (10.72%) MVC
9 128 (10.47%) Unit Testing
10 126 (10.31%) Configuration Management
11 117 (9.57%) ITIL
12 115 (9.41%) E-Commerce
13 112 (9.17%) Web Development
14 110 (9.00%) Open Source
15 101 (8.27%) SOA
16 99 (8.10%) BDD
17 83 (6.79%) Load Balancing
18 73 (5.97%) Continuous Delivery
19 72 (5.89%) SDLC
20 70 (5.73%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 909 (74.39%) Java
2 371 (30.36%) SQL
3 327 (26.76%) JavaScript
4 178 (14.57%) Python
5 125 (10.23%) Perl
6 119 (9.74%) Bash Shell
7 109 (8.92%) Ruby
8 97 (7.94%) PHP
9 74 (6.06%) C++
9 74 (6.06%) Shell Script
10 62 (5.07%) PowerShell
10 62 (5.07%) C#
11 47 (3.85%) PL/SQL
12 43 (3.52%) Scala
13 28 (2.29%) Groovy
14 27 (2.21%) C
15 12 (0.98%) Korn
16 11 (0.90%) Ada
17 9 (0.74%) VB.NET
17 9 (0.74%) Jython
Qualifications
1 123 (10.07%) Security Cleared
2 78 (6.38%) SC Cleared
3 65 (5.32%) Degree
4 23 (1.88%) DV Cleared
5 10 (0.82%) RHCE
6 5 (0.41%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (0.33%) ISEB
7 4 (0.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (0.33%) LPIC
8 3 (0.25%) OCPJWCD
8 3 (0.25%) OCPJP
8 3 (0.25%) OCMJD
9 2 (0.16%) ISEB Practitioner
9 2 (0.16%) Oracle Certification
9 2 (0.16%) ISTQB
9 2 (0.16%) Sun Certification
9 2 (0.16%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (0.16%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 1 (0.082%) RHCSA
10 1 (0.082%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (3.44%) QA
2 11 (0.90%) SLA
3 10 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.16%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.082%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 108 (8.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 55 (4.50%) Docker
3 52 (4.26%) Active Directory
4 42 (3.44%) Hyper-V
5 32 (2.62%) vCloud
6 29 (2.37%) Xen
7 24 (1.96%) vSphere
8 23 (1.88%) NFS
9 19 (1.55%) Varnish
10 16 (1.31%) VMware ESX
11 15 (1.23%) Squid
11 15 (1.23%) KVM
12 14 (1.15%) Oracle RAC
13 9 (0.74%) Shibboleth
13 9 (0.74%) iptables
14 8 (0.65%) Samba
14 8 (0.65%) SRDF
15 6 (0.49%) ISA Server
16 5 (0.41%) XenApp
16 5 (0.41%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 198 (16.20%) Puppet
2 125 (10.23%) Opscode Chef
3 67 (5.48%) Ansible
4 58 (4.75%) Nagios
5 41 (3.36%) HAProxy
6 38 (3.11%) Graphite
7 37 (3.03%) Salt
8 31 (2.54%) BladeLogic
9 30 (2.45%) Rundeck
10 28 (2.29%) Opsview
11 24 (1.96%) ZABBIX
12 23 (1.88%) ITRS Geneos
13 21 (1.72%) Kibana
13 21 (1.72%) logstash
14 20 (1.64%) Vagrant
15 12 (0.98%) Cacti
15 12 (0.98%) HP Quality Center
16 11 (0.90%) SCOM
17 10 (0.82%) Red Hat Satellite
17 10 (0.82%) Icinga
Vendors
1 358 (29.30%) Oracle
2 205 (16.78%) Red Hat
3 181 (14.81%) VMware
4 93 (7.61%) Microsoft
5 88 (7.20%) IBM
6 69 (5.65%) Google
7 60 (4.91%) Splunk
8 40 (3.27%) TIBCO
9 37 (3.03%) Cisco
10 34 (2.78%) Sun
11 31 (2.54%) hybris
12 25 (2.05%) NetApp
12 25 (2.05%) Adobe
13 23 (1.88%) Sybase
14 21 (1.72%) F5
15 19 (1.55%) HP
16 18 (1.47%) Atlassian
17 17 (1.39%) BEA
18 15 (1.23%) Remedy
19 14 (1.15%) Perforce
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
ICP Search
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £400 - 475 per day + negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Involved Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £550 - £580 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Proactive Appointments
Rate: Excellent
Posted: 4 days ago
Fife
Connectus
Rate: £40.38 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
Northamptonshire
TEKsystems
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £450.00 - £525.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Rate: £350 to £400 Per Day
Posted: 5 days ago
Wales
Fusion Experience
Rate: £51.35 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
East Midlands
Next Ventures Ltd
Rate: Unspecified £Competitive (market rates)
Posted: 5 days ago
Middlesex
TEKsystems
Rate: £300 - £401 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
East Midlands
Next Ventures Ltd
Rate: Unspecified £Competitive (market rates)
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: From £300 to £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
South West
Sanderson
Rate: £0.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Mercator IT Solutions
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Rate: £475 - £525 per day
Posted: 6 days ago