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 1 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Tomcat
Rank 197 193 192
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Contract jobs citing Tomcat 587 587 611
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.03% 1.11% 1.06%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.80% 6.35% 6.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 374 381 397
Average daily rate
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£410 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £389 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 3
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00

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
10113 9239 10008
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 17.68% 17.54% 17.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 6178 5514 5631
Average daily rate £375 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £345 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.34% +2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 382 369 506
Average hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.63% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.29 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £38.50 £39.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

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 1 October 2014.

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
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 1 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -11 536 £413 -2.94% 200
London -24 286 £430 -4.44% 90
South East +13 64 £406 +2.84% 21
City of London -4 58 £400 -15.78% 32
North West +2 44 £388 +19.23% 22
East of England +6 43 £425 -5.55% 18
South West -30 32 £375 +7.14% 8
Yorkshire -27 31 £395 +21.53% 26
Scotland +4 27 £363 +3.57% 15
East Midlands +14 23 £365 -5.80% 3
Manchester -2 21 £318 -0.78% 14
Northamptonshire +7 18 £383 -1.29% 1
Northampton +5 17 £383 -1.29% 1
Hertfordshire -18 17 £405 -10.00% 10
Leeds -16 16 £425 +30.76% 7
West Yorkshire -22 16 £425 +30.76% 8
Cambridgeshire +13 15 £475 - 7
Cambridge +8 15 £475 - 7
Surrey +6 14 £450 +12.50% 2
Glasgow -7 14 £350 - 8
Berkshire +18 13 £350 -6.66% 8
Edinburgh +4 11 £375 -6.25% 5
Hampshire -8 11 £450 +38.46% 2
Essex - 9 £155 -
Bristol - 9 £375 - 4
York +1 8 £250 -18.69% 12
North Yorkshire 0 8 £250 -18.69% 16
Cheshire -8 8 £358 +10.00% 3
Gloucestershire -11 8 £475 -
Salford - 8 £313 - 1

Tomcat
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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.

1 789 (73.40%) Java
2 529 (49.21%) Linux
3 493 (45.86%) Apache
4 434 (40.37%) Agile Software Development
5 396 (36.84%) Spring
6 374 (34.79%) Oracle
7 315 (29.30%) UNIX
8 304 (28.28%) Web Services
9 270 (25.12%) JavaScript
10 264 (24.56%) SQL
11 258 (24.00%) XML
12 251 (23.35%) MySQL
12 251 (23.35%) HTML
13 235 (21.86%) Maven
14 231 (21.49%) CSS
15 225 (20.93%) J2EE
16 212 (19.72%) Scrum
17 208 (19.35%) Hibernate
17 208 (19.35%) Subversion
18 200 (18.60%) Finance
19 197 (18.33%) Red Hat
20 192 (17.86%) Windows
21 187 (17.40%) WebLogic
22 183 (17.02%) JUnit
23 169 (15.72%) Jenkins
24 167 (15.53%) WebSphere
24 167 (15.53%) JBoss
25 166 (15.44%) TDD
26 163 (15.16%) JSP
27 159 (14.79%) MVC

Tomcat
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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
1 493 (45.86%) Apache
2 187 (17.40%) WebLogic
3 167 (15.53%) WebSphere
4 122 (11.35%) IIS
5 55 (5.12%) Confluence
5 55 (5.12%) Jetty
6 47 (4.37%) WebSphere Application Server
6 47 (4.37%) nginx
7 42 (3.91%) IBM HTTP Server
8 40 (3.72%) CMS
9 36 (3.35%) GlassFish
10 25 (2.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 24 (2.23%) SharePoint
11 24 (2.23%) Node.js
11 24 (2.23%) Adobe CQ
12 23 (2.14%) MQSeries
13 19 (1.77%) Apache Solr
14 18 (1.67%) Documentum
15 14 (1.30%) Liferay
15 14 (1.30%) OpenStack
Applications
1 32 (2.98%) MS Excel
2 18 (1.67%) MS Office
3 15 (1.40%) MS PowerPoint
3 15 (1.40%) MS Project
4 9 (0.84%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.19%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 11 (1.02%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 7 (0.65%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (0.47%) Oracle BPM
4 4 (0.37%) WebTrends
4 4 (0.37%) Summit
4 4 (0.37%) SAP IS-U
5 3 (0.28%) Google Analytics
5 3 (0.28%) RMDS
6 2 (0.19%) BusinessWorks
6 2 (0.19%) SAP CRM
6 2 (0.19%) ENOVIA
6 2 (0.19%) Markit EDM
7 1 (0.093%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.093%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.093%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.093%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.093%) Magento
7 1 (0.093%) IntelliMatch
7 1 (0.093%) Oracle CRM
7 1 (0.093%) CODA-Financials
Cloud Services
1 116 (10.79%) Amazon AWS
2 81 (7.53%) Amazon EC2
3 45 (4.19%) Amazon S3
4 36 (3.35%) Cloud Computing
5 18 (1.67%) Amazon ELB
6 15 (1.40%) SaaS
6 15 (1.40%) Google App Engine
7 11 (1.02%) Google Apps
8 9 (0.84%) GitHub
8 9 (0.84%) IaaS
9 8 (0.74%) Route 53
9 8 (0.74%) ElastiCache
9 8 (0.74%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 6 (0.56%) Amazon SQS
11 5 (0.47%) IBM SmartCloud
11 5 (0.47%) CloudFront
12 4 (0.37%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 142 (13.21%) HTTP
2 83 (7.72%) DNS
3 81 (7.53%) SSL
4 71 (6.60%) TCP/IP
5 56 (5.21%) LDAP
6 52 (4.84%) FTP
7 51 (4.74%) SAN
8 48 (4.47%) Internet
9 45 (4.19%) Firewall
10 28 (2.60%) DHCP
11 18 (1.67%) LAN
11 18 (1.67%) OpenLDAP
12 17 (1.58%) IPsec
13 16 (1.49%) WAN
13 16 (1.49%) NAS
14 15 (1.40%) Intranet
14 15 (1.40%) VPN
15 13 (1.21%) BIG-IP
16 12 (1.12%) SSH
17 9 (0.84%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 251 (23.35%) MySQL
2 144 (13.40%) SQL Server
3 93 (8.65%) Relational Database
4 84 (7.81%) Oracle Database
5 67 (6.23%) PostgreSQL
6 65 (6.05%) RDBMS
7 63 (5.86%) NoSQL
8 57 (5.30%) MongoDB
9 40 (3.72%) Oracle Database 11g
10 26 (2.42%) Amazon RDS
10 26 (2.42%) Redis
11 21 (1.95%) Apache Cassandra
11 21 (1.95%) Data Warehouse
12 20 (1.86%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 15 (1.40%) Hazelcast
13 15 (1.40%) DB2
14 13 (1.21%) QlikView
15 12 (1.12%) Oracle Database 10g
15 12 (1.12%) Hadoop
16 9 (0.84%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 235 (21.86%) Maven
2 208 (19.35%) Subversion
3 183 (17.02%) JUnit
4 169 (15.72%) Jenkins
5 143 (13.30%) Git (software)
6 135 (12.56%) Eclipse
7 122 (11.35%) Ant
8 107 (9.95%) JIRA
9 60 (5.58%) Selenium
10 53 (4.93%) Hudson
11 47 (4.37%) IntelliJ
12 41 (3.81%) Mockito
13 40 (3.72%) Cucumber
14 29 (2.70%) TeamCity
15 28 (2.60%) JMeter
16 13 (1.21%) Mercurial
17 12 (1.12%) Gerrit
18 11 (1.02%) Team Foundation Server
18 11 (1.02%) SoapUI
19 10 (0.93%) RSpec
General
1 200 (18.60%) Finance
2 109 (10.14%) Banking
3 44 (4.09%) Investment Banking
4 39 (3.63%) Marketing
5 30 (2.79%) Telecoms
6 27 (2.51%) Retail
7 25 (2.33%) Manufacturing
8 16 (1.49%) Front Office
9 14 (1.30%) Electronics
9 14 (1.30%) Publishing
10 13 (1.21%) Advertising
11 8 (0.74%) Games
12 7 (0.65%) Private Banking
12 7 (0.65%) Financial Institution
13 6 (0.56%) Aerospace
13 6 (0.56%) Legal
13 6 (0.56%) Billing
14 5 (0.47%) Back Office
15 4 (0.37%) Law
16 3 (0.28%) French Language
Job Titles
1 503 (46.79%) Developer
2 368 (34.23%) Java Developer
3 83 (7.72%) DevOps Engineer
3 83 (7.72%) Administrator
4 59 (5.49%) Analyst
5 57 (5.30%) Architect
6 50 (4.65%) Senior Developer
7 43 (4.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 42 (3.91%) Web Developer
9 40 (3.72%) Senior Java Developer
10 33 (3.07%) Systems Administrator
10 33 (3.07%) Hybris Developer
11 31 (2.88%) Linux Engineer
12 30 (2.79%) Linux Administrator
13 28 (2.60%) Technical Architect
13 28 (2.60%) Support Analyst
14 27 (2.51%) Consultant
15 25 (2.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 23 (2.14%) Linux DevOps Engineer
17 22 (2.05%) Java Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 396 (36.84%) Spring
2 304 (28.28%) Web Services
3 258 (24.00%) XML
4 251 (23.35%) HTML
5 231 (21.49%) CSS
6 225 (20.93%) J2EE
7 208 (19.35%) Hibernate
8 163 (15.16%) JSP
9 151 (14.05%) jQuery
10 132 (12.28%) Ajax
11 128 (11.91%) SOAP
12 126 (11.72%) REST
13 99 (9.21%) Java EE
14 95 (8.84%) Spring MVC
15 89 (8.28%) Servlets
16 88 (8.19%) .NET
17 85 (7.91%) Middleware
18 78 (7.26%) JSON
19 75 (6.98%) JMS
20 64 (5.95%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 130 (12.09%) Open Source
2 45 (4.19%) Computer Science
3 37 (3.44%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (1.86%) Enterprise Software
5 19 (1.77%) Data Integration
5 19 (1.77%) Clustering
6 15 (1.40%) User Experience
7 14 (1.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 13 (1.21%) N-Tier
9 11 (1.02%) Mathematics
9 11 (1.02%) DTV
10 10 (0.93%) Management Information System
10 10 (0.93%) Replication
10 10 (0.93%) Reference Data
11 9 (0.84%) Web 2.0
11 9 (0.84%) PKI
11 9 (0.84%) Cryptography
11 9 (0.84%) Equities
12 8 (0.74%) Mobile App
12 8 (0.74%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 529 (49.21%) Linux
2 315 (29.30%) UNIX
3 192 (17.86%) Windows
4 134 (12.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 87 (8.09%) Solaris
6 47 (4.37%) CentOS
7 32 (2.98%) Windows Server 2008
8 25 (2.33%) Oracle Linux
9 23 (2.14%) Windows Server 2003
10 21 (1.95%) HPUX
11 20 (1.86%) Windows Server 2012
12 19 (1.77%) Android
12 19 (1.77%) AIX
13 17 (1.58%) SUSE
14 15 (1.40%) Ubuntu
15 13 (1.21%) Debian
16 8 (0.74%) Fedora
17 7 (0.65%) SELinux
17 7 (0.65%) Windows 7
18 5 (0.47%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 434 (40.37%) Agile Software Development
2 212 (19.72%) Scrum
3 166 (15.44%) TDD
4 159 (14.79%) MVC
5 153 (14.23%) Continuous Integration
6 130 (12.09%) OO
6 130 (12.09%) DevOps
7 122 (11.35%) E-Commerce
8 109 (10.14%) Unit Testing
9 96 (8.93%) Software Engineering
10 79 (7.35%) ITIL
11 74 (6.88%) BDD
12 63 (5.86%) Configuration Management
13 58 (5.40%) SOA
14 57 (5.30%) UML
14 57 (5.30%) Release Management
15 55 (5.12%) Web Development
16 54 (5.02%) Performance Testing
17 49 (4.56%) Kanban
18 45 (4.19%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 789 (73.40%) Java
2 270 (25.12%) JavaScript
3 264 (24.56%) SQL
4 98 (9.12%) Perl
5 94 (8.74%) Python
5 94 (8.74%) Shell Script
6 79 (7.35%) Ruby
7 76 (7.07%) PHP
8 61 (5.67%) Bash Shell
9 36 (3.35%) PowerShell
10 35 (3.26%) C#
11 34 (3.16%) PL/SQL
12 33 (3.07%) C
13 28 (2.60%) XPath
14 24 (2.23%) Korn
15 23 (2.14%) Scala
16 22 (2.05%) Groovy
17 19 (1.77%) T-SQL
18 18 (1.67%) VB
19 16 (1.49%) Jython
Qualifications
1 63 (5.86%) Degree
2 35 (3.26%) Security Cleared
3 22 (2.05%) SC Cleared
4 16 (1.49%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (1.02%) ISEB
5 11 (1.02%) Sun Certification
6 7 (0.65%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 7 (0.65%) ISTQB
6 7 (0.65%) ISEB Practitioner
7 6 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (0.47%) CEH
8 5 (0.47%) CISSP
8 5 (0.47%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (0.47%) MCSE
9 4 (0.37%) Oracle Certification
9 4 (0.37%) RHCE
9 4 (0.37%) OCPJP
10 3 (0.28%) MCITP
10 3 (0.28%) DV Cleared
10 3 (0.28%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (3.07%) QA
2 22 (2.05%) ISO 9001
3 8 (0.74%) SLA
4 5 (0.47%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.37%) ISO 14001
6 3 (0.28%) COBIT
System Software
1 77 (7.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 29 (2.70%) Active Directory
3 24 (2.23%) XenServer
4 21 (1.95%) Xen
5 20 (1.86%) vCloud
6 19 (1.77%) vSphere
7 18 (1.67%) Oracle RMAN
8 17 (1.58%) VMware ESX
8 17 (1.58%) NFS
9 14 (1.30%) Oracle RAC
10 13 (1.21%) Hyper-V
11 11 (1.02%) VMware ESXi
12 10 (0.93%) Shibboleth
13 9 (0.84%) Firmware
14 8 (0.74%) VirtualBox
15 7 (0.65%) Docker
16 6 (0.56%) KVM
17 5 (0.47%) OpenSSH
17 5 (0.47%) XenApp
17 5 (0.47%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 147 (13.67%) Puppet
2 78 (7.26%) Opscode Chef
3 56 (5.21%) Nagios
4 32 (2.98%) Tivoli
5 20 (1.86%) Vagrant
6 19 (1.77%) Ansible
7 17 (1.58%) Opsview
8 16 (1.49%) CA SiteMinder
9 14 (1.30%) Icinga
10 13 (1.21%) YUM
11 11 (1.02%) HP Quality Center
12 10 (0.93%) Control-M
12 10 (0.93%) collectd
13 9 (0.84%) ZABBIX
14 8 (0.74%) ITRS Geneos
14 8 (0.74%) Red Hat Spacewalk
14 8 (0.74%) SCOM
14 8 (0.74%) BladeLogic
15 7 (0.65%) Salt
15 7 (0.65%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 374 (34.79%) Oracle
2 197 (18.33%) Red Hat
3 167 (15.53%) JBoss
4 134 (12.47%) VMware
5 113 (10.51%) IBM
6 101 (9.40%) Microsoft
7 59 (5.49%) Sun
8 49 (4.56%) hybris
9 45 (4.19%) HP
10 42 (3.91%) Google
11 39 (3.63%) Citrix
12 31 (2.88%) Atlassian
13 27 (2.51%) EMC
14 23 (2.14%) Cisco
14 23 (2.14%) Sybase
15 22 (2.05%) TIBCO
15 22 (2.05%) SAP
16 18 (1.67%) NetApp
16 18 (1.67%) LANDesk
17 16 (1.49%) Adobe
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