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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Tomcat
Rank 200 209 207
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -2
Contract jobs citing Tomcat 678 573 538
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.14% 1.03% 1.02%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.02% 5.59% 5.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 436 363 342
Average daily rate
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£425 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £280 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £364 £333
% change year-on-year
+9.96% +9.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 2 8
Average hourly rate £40.38 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.37% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £35.00 £30.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.75 £35.00 £39.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.38 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+15.37% -

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
11261 10259 9078
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.95% 18.43% 17.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 7199 6067 5273
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £513 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 334 422 380
Average hourly rate £22.00 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £11.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.75 £37.50 £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -9.32%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 31 August 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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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 +9 609 £425 +6.25% 200
London +29 341 £441 +3.82% 90
South East -9 86 £413 +10.00% 20
City of London -16 47 £450 +12.50% 21
Yorkshire -30 46 £400 +2.56% 14
South West +6 45 £350 +13.82% 19
Scotland -3 36 £375 +6.38% 8
West Yorkshire -22 34 £400 -14.89% 13
Leeds -19 33 £400 -14.20% 13
North West -35 28 £431 +33.72% 26
Oxfordshire - 25 £425 - 1
Wales +9 22 £370 +45.09% 7
Somerset +19 21 £375 +36.36% 3
North East -8 21 £500 +37.93% 4
South Wales +5 20 £365 +43.13% 6
Tyne and Wear -6 19 £500 - 4
Newcastle upon Tyne -11 19 £500 - 4
Oxford - 19 £425 - 1
Yeovil +2 16 - -
West Sussex -9 16 £400 +22.60% 1
Edinburgh -8 15 £388 -3.12% 2
East of England -15 15 £380 -9.25% 16
Glasgow -5 14 £350 -0.35% 6
Croydon -8 14 £450 -21.05% 1
East Midlands -12 14 £290 -27.50% 8
Surrey -5 13 £400 -20.00% 2
Cardiff -4 12 £388 +55.00% 5
Manchester -23 12 £475 +47.28% 13
Bristol -3 11 £350 -6.66% 3
South Yorkshire -8 11 £405 +30.64% 1

Tomcat
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

1 923 (73.02%) Java
2 631 (49.92%) Linux
3 553 (43.75%) Apache
4 534 (42.25%) Agile Software Development
5 394 (31.17%) Jenkins
6 372 (29.43%) Spring
7 352 (27.85%) SQL
8 349 (27.61%) JBoss
9 343 (27.14%) Oracle
10 330 (26.11%) Web Services
11 329 (26.03%) UNIX
12 321 (25.40%) JavaScript
13 306 (24.21%) HTML
14 302 (23.89%) Maven
15 301 (23.81%) J2EE
16 291 (23.02%) Continuous Integration
17 289 (22.86%) Git (software)
18 265 (20.97%) Amazon AWS
19 263 (20.81%) Puppet
20 257 (20.33%) DevOps
21 248 (19.62%) Windows
22 245 (19.38%) MySQL
23 233 (18.43%) TDD
24 231 (18.28%) CSS
25 226 (17.88%) Scrum
26 224 (17.72%) VMware
27 222 (17.56%) Red Hat
28 213 (16.85%) WebSphere
29 212 (16.77%) IIS
30 199 (15.74%) HTTP

Tomcat
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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
1 553 (43.75%) Apache
2 349 (27.61%) JBoss
3 213 (16.85%) WebSphere
4 212 (16.77%) IIS
5 161 (12.74%) Jetty
6 148 (11.71%) WebLogic
7 125 (9.89%) nginx
8 92 (7.28%) Node.js
9 59 (4.67%) Confluence
10 43 (3.40%) Elasticsearch
10 43 (3.40%) WebSphere Application Server
11 35 (2.77%) GlassFish
12 28 (2.22%) Mule ESB
12 28 (2.22%) CMS
13 24 (1.90%) OpenStack
14 23 (1.82%) SharePoint
15 22 (1.74%) Apache Solr
16 18 (1.42%) Adobe Experience Manager
17 17 (1.34%) iPlanet
18 16 (1.27%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 33 (2.61%) MS Excel
2 6 (0.47%) MS Visio
2 6 (0.47%) Maya
3 5 (0.40%) MS Office
4 4 (0.32%) Photoshop
4 4 (0.32%) MS Project
5 3 (0.24%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.24%) GIMP
6 1 (0.079%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 12 (0.95%) Oracle BPM
2 6 (0.47%) RMDS
3 4 (0.32%) Summit
3 4 (0.32%) Adobe Campaign
3 4 (0.32%) Magento
4 3 (0.24%) Remedy ITSM
4 3 (0.24%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 3 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.16%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (0.16%) BigMachines
6 1 (0.079%) WebTrends
6 1 (0.079%) BusinessWorks
6 1 (0.079%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.079%) ResourceLink
6 1 (0.079%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.079%) Cognos TM1
6 1 (0.079%) ENOVIA
Cloud Services
1 265 (20.97%) Amazon AWS
2 99 (7.83%) Amazon EC2
3 81 (6.41%) Google Cloud Platform
4 59 (4.67%) Cloud Computing
5 56 (4.43%) Google App Engine
6 28 (2.22%) Amazon S3
7 17 (1.34%) SaaS
7 17 (1.34%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 13 (1.03%) Adobe Analytics
9 11 (0.87%) IaaS
9 11 (0.87%) PaaS
9 11 (0.87%) AWS CloudFormation
10 10 (0.79%) Microsoft Azure
11 9 (0.71%) GitHub
11 9 (0.71%) Amazon SQS
11 9 (0.71%) OpenShift
12 8 (0.63%) IBM SmartCloud
12 8 (0.63%) SoftLayer
12 8 (0.63%) Sumo Logic
13 7 (0.55%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 199 (15.74%) HTTP
2 161 (12.74%) TCP/IP
3 154 (12.18%) DNS
4 108 (8.54%) SSL
5 97 (7.67%) Firewall
6 81 (6.41%) DHCP
7 64 (5.06%) IPsec
8 62 (4.91%) Internet
8 62 (4.91%) FTP
9 54 (4.27%) SAN
10 50 (3.96%) LDAP
11 48 (3.80%) VPN
12 33 (2.61%) WAN
13 30 (2.37%) NAS
14 25 (1.98%) SNMP
15 23 (1.82%) DMZ
16 22 (1.74%) LAN
17 17 (1.34%) SMTP
18 15 (1.19%) iSCSI
19 13 (1.03%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 245 (19.38%) MySQL
2 156 (12.34%) SQL Server
3 130 (10.28%) MongoDB
4 126 (9.97%) PostgreSQL
5 114 (9.02%) Oracle Database
6 109 (8.62%) NoSQL
7 87 (6.88%) Relational Database
8 68 (5.38%) Redis
9 48 (3.80%) Hadoop
10 37 (2.93%) RDBMS
11 36 (2.85%) DB2
12 34 (2.69%) Oracle Database 11g
13 33 (2.61%) Apache Cassandra
14 20 (1.58%) Oracle Database 12c
15 13 (1.03%) Amazon RDS
16 12 (0.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 11 (0.87%) Infinispan
17 11 (0.87%) Couchbase
18 10 (0.79%) MarkLogic
18 10 (0.79%) HBase
Development Applications
1 394 (31.17%) Jenkins
2 302 (23.89%) Maven
3 289 (22.86%) Git (software)
4 165 (13.05%) Subversion
5 153 (12.10%) JUnit
6 148 (11.71%) JIRA
7 103 (8.15%) Eclipse
8 82 (6.49%) Ant
9 77 (6.09%) Cucumber
10 75 (5.93%) Gradle
11 73 (5.78%) Mockito
12 53 (4.19%) Hudson
13 50 (3.96%) JMeter
14 44 (3.48%) Selenium
15 43 (3.40%) TeamCity
16 42 (3.32%) Artifactory
17 35 (2.77%) Mercurial
18 33 (2.61%) Gerrit
18 33 (2.61%) SonarQube
19 32 (2.53%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 183 (14.48%) Finance
2 76 (6.01%) Banking
3 46 (3.64%) Retail
4 27 (2.14%) Investment Banking
5 24 (1.90%) Telecoms
6 22 (1.74%) Marketing
7 18 (1.42%) Military
8 17 (1.34%) Publishing
9 15 (1.19%) Back Office
10 10 (0.79%) Games
11 9 (0.71%) Manufacturing
12 6 (0.47%) Legal
12 6 (0.47%) Billing
12 6 (0.47%) Front Office
13 3 (0.24%) Electronics
13 3 (0.24%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.24%) Advertising
13 3 (0.24%) French Language
13 3 (0.24%) Private Banking
13 3 (0.24%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 539 (42.64%) Developer
2 395 (31.25%) Java Developer
3 133 (10.52%) DevOps Engineer
4 76 (6.01%) Analyst
5 73 (5.78%) Software Engineer
5 73 (5.78%) Administrator
6 69 (5.46%) Senior Developer
7 60 (4.75%) Senior Java Developer
8 59 (4.67%) Systems Administrator
9 54 (4.27%) Architect
10 52 (4.11%) Linux Engineer
11 46 (3.64%) Consultant
11 46 (3.64%) Applications Support
12 40 (3.16%) Linux Administrator
13 37 (2.93%) Java Software Engineer
14 33 (2.61%) Linux Systems Administrator
15 32 (2.53%) Web Developer
16 30 (2.37%) Linux DevOps Engineer
17 29 (2.29%) Java/J2EE Developer
17 29 (2.29%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 372 (29.43%) Spring
2 330 (26.11%) Web Services
3 306 (24.21%) HTML
4 301 (23.81%) J2EE
5 231 (18.28%) CSS
6 190 (15.03%) Hibernate
7 170 (13.45%) JSP
8 169 (13.37%) XML
9 156 (12.34%) jQuery
10 154 (12.18%) REST
10 154 (12.18%) .NET
11 138 (10.92%) Servlets
12 126 (9.97%) JSON
13 123 (9.73%) RESTful
14 122 (9.65%) Java EE
15 115 (9.10%) Middleware
15 115 (9.10%) HTML5
16 105 (8.31%) SOAP
17 86 (6.80%) Spring MVC
18 81 (6.41%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 80 (6.33%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (2.29%) Client/Server
3 28 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
4 27 (2.14%) Clustering
5 26 (2.06%) Mobile App
5 26 (2.06%) Data Centre
6 25 (1.98%) Computer Science
7 20 (1.58%) User Experience
8 19 (1.50%) PKI
9 14 (1.11%) Fixed Income
10 13 (1.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 13 (1.03%) FlexPod
11 12 (0.95%) W3C
12 11 (0.87%) STB
12 11 (0.87%) Mathematics
12 11 (0.87%) Digital Media
13 9 (0.71%) Derivative
13 9 (0.71%) Statistics
13 9 (0.71%) Cryptography
13 9 (0.71%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 631 (49.92%) Linux
2 329 (26.03%) UNIX
3 248 (19.62%) Windows
4 158 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 86 (6.80%) CentOS
6 60 (4.75%) Solaris
7 50 (3.96%) Ubuntu
8 33 (2.61%) Windows Server 2008
9 29 (2.29%) AIX
10 20 (1.58%) Windows Server 2012
11 16 (1.27%) Windows Server 2003
12 10 (0.79%) SUSE
12 10 (0.79%) Debian
12 10 (0.79%) Windows 7
13 7 (0.55%) Mac OS X
14 6 (0.47%) Mac OS
15 5 (0.40%) Oracle Linux
15 5 (0.40%) Fedora
15 5 (0.40%) HPUX
16 4 (0.32%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 534 (42.25%) Agile Software Development
2 291 (23.02%) Continuous Integration
3 257 (20.33%) DevOps
4 233 (18.43%) TDD
5 226 (17.88%) Scrum
6 171 (13.53%) Configuration Management
7 151 (11.95%) E-Commerce
8 150 (11.87%) Unit Testing
9 138 (10.92%) MVC
10 134 (10.60%) OO
11 125 (9.89%) Software Engineering
12 122 (9.65%) Web Development
13 119 (9.41%) Open Source
14 113 (8.94%) BDD
15 98 (7.75%) ITIL
16 82 (6.49%) SOA
17 79 (6.25%) Load Balancing
18 73 (5.78%) Continuous Delivery
19 71 (5.62%) Performance Tuning
20 69 (5.46%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 923 (73.02%) Java
2 352 (27.85%) SQL
3 321 (25.40%) JavaScript
4 191 (15.11%) Python
5 148 (11.71%) Perl
6 125 (9.89%) Bash Shell
7 121 (9.57%) Ruby
8 96 (7.59%) PHP
9 79 (6.25%) PowerShell
10 76 (6.01%) Shell Script
10 76 (6.01%) C++
11 74 (5.85%) C#
12 46 (3.64%) Scala
13 44 (3.48%) Groovy
14 38 (3.01%) C
15 31 (2.45%) PL/SQL
16 15 (1.19%) Korn
17 14 (1.11%) Ada
18 11 (0.87%) VB
19 10 (0.79%) Jython
Qualifications
1 146 (11.55%) Security Cleared
2 90 (7.12%) SC Cleared
3 55 (4.35%) Degree
4 22 (1.74%) DV Cleared
5 6 (0.47%) RHCE
6 5 (0.40%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (0.32%) OCPJWCD
7 4 (0.32%) OCPJP
7 4 (0.32%) OCMJD
7 4 (0.32%) ISEB
7 4 (0.32%) LPIC
8 3 (0.24%) Oracle Certification
9 2 (0.16%) ISEB Practitioner
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 (0.079%) RHCSA
10 1 (0.079%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (0.079%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (2.14%) QA
2 15 (1.19%) SLA
3 10 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.40%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.079%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.079%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 148 (11.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 76 (6.01%) Docker
3 55 (4.35%) Active Directory
4 50 (3.96%) Xen
5 40 (3.16%) vCloud
6 38 (3.01%) Hyper-V
7 28 (2.22%) vSphere
8 24 (1.90%) Varnish
9 22 (1.74%) NFS
10 20 (1.58%) VMware ESX
11 18 (1.42%) Squid
12 13 (1.03%) KVM
13 11 (0.87%) Oracle RAC
14 9 (0.71%) Shibboleth
15 8 (0.63%) Samba
16 6 (0.47%) SRDF
16 6 (0.47%) ISA Server
17 5 (0.40%) XenApp
17 5 (0.40%) XenDesktop
17 5 (0.40%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 263 (20.81%) Puppet
2 166 (13.13%) Opscode Chef
3 84 (6.65%) Ansible
4 76 (6.01%) Nagios
5 43 (3.40%) Salt
6 40 (3.16%) HAProxy
7 38 (3.01%) Graphite
8 34 (2.69%) Rundeck
8 34 (2.69%) logstash
9 33 (2.61%) ZABBIX
10 26 (2.06%) Kibana
10 26 (2.06%) Opsview
11 24 (1.90%) Vagrant
12 23 (1.82%) BladeLogic
13 16 (1.27%) Cacti
14 14 (1.11%) HP Quality Center
14 14 (1.11%) ITRS Geneos
15 11 (0.87%) Icinga
15 11 (0.87%) Apache Shiro
16 10 (0.79%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 343 (27.14%) Oracle
2 224 (17.72%) VMware
3 222 (17.56%) Red Hat
4 124 (9.81%) Microsoft
5 95 (7.52%) Google
6 92 (7.28%) IBM
7 68 (5.38%) Splunk
8 43 (3.40%) hybris
9 34 (2.69%) Sun
10 33 (2.61%) Cisco
11 30 (2.37%) TIBCO
12 24 (1.90%) Adobe
13 23 (1.82%) Sybase
14 21 (1.66%) BEA
14 21 (1.66%) Atlassian
15 20 (1.58%) F5
16 18 (1.42%) HP
17 17 (1.34%) NetApp
18 16 (1.27%) Perforce
18 16 (1.27%) SOASTA, Inc
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harris Global
Posted: 3 days ago
Isleworth, Middlesex
ICP Search
Rate: From £500 to £580 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 - £490.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Twist IT
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Streamline Connections
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Lexis Nexis Risk Solutions
Rate: Competitive Day Rate
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £450.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Intapeople
Rate: £470 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Imperial College London
Rate: From £34,270 to £42,830 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Arrows Group
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: From £400 to £550 per day c£400-£550 p/day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Coal IT Services
Rate: £250 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Streamline Connections
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool, Lancashire
Computer Futures
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Cheshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £450 - £500 per day + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 7 days ago