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 30 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
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Tomcat
Rank 198 194 198
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +4
Contract jobs citing Tomcat 625 546 553
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.08% 1.06% 1.03%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.88% 5.88% 5.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 396 347 364
Average daily rate
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£413 £413 £413
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £314 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £538 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 5
Average hourly rate £40.00 £37.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +34.54%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +34.54%

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
10638 9285 9530
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.30% 17.97% 17.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 6715 5630 5381
Average daily rate £383 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £500 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 367 386 468
Average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £39.00 £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -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 30 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 30 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
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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 -11 566 £425 - 192
London -12 298 £450 - 90
South East +22 86 £413 +5.76% 25
City of London +5 66 £413 -13.15% 33
North West +2 43 £400 +23.07% 17
East of England +7 39 £425 - 11
Yorkshire -30 30 £350 +7.69% 22
South West -31 29 £375 +17.18% 14
Scotland +4 27 £375 -6.25% 4
Manchester +6 20 £319 -1.92% 11
Leeds -8 20 £388 +19.23% 12
West Yorkshire -15 20 £388 +14.81% 12
East Midlands +7 18 £364 -6.12% 3
Hertfordshire -2 18 £405 -10.00% 5
Berkshire +6 15 £323 -19.31% 4
Edinburgh +5 15 £375 -6.25% 1
South Wales -2 15 £410 - 7
Wales -12 15 £410 - 7
West Midlands -10 14 £268 -28.66% 8
Hampshire -15 14 £450 +38.46% 5
Surrey 0 13 £425 +6.25% 3
Oxfordshire -9 13 £475 +40.74% 3
West Sussex - 13 £375 - 5
Cambridge +4 10 £494 +16.17% 1
Cambridgeshire -1 10 £494 +16.17% 2
Northampton -10 10 £364 -6.12% 1
Northamptonshire -11 10 £364 -6.12% 1
Glasgow +1 9 £350 -9.67% 3
Gloucestershire -2 9 £353 - 2
Essex -14 9 £155 - 1

Tomcat
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 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.

1 846 (73.82%) Java
2 531 (46.34%) Linux
3 520 (45.38%) Apache
4 463 (40.40%) Agile Software Development
5 426 (37.17%) Spring
6 399 (34.82%) Oracle
7 329 (28.71%) UNIX
8 310 (27.05%) Web Services
9 293 (25.57%) HTML
10 287 (25.04%) JavaScript
11 283 (24.69%) SQL
12 276 (24.08%) MySQL
13 271 (23.65%) XML
14 260 (22.69%) CSS
15 246 (21.47%) Maven
16 230 (20.07%) Scrum
17 225 (19.63%) Windows
18 224 (19.55%) Hibernate
19 213 (18.59%) Subversion
20 201 (17.54%) Red Hat
21 200 (17.45%) J2EE
22 196 (17.10%) Finance
23 188 (16.40%) TDD
24 185 (16.14%) JUnit
25 183 (15.97%) Jenkins
26 181 (15.79%) WebLogic
27 175 (15.27%) JSP
28 173 (15.10%) Continuous Integration
29 172 (15.01%) JBoss
30 169 (14.75%) Git (software)

Tomcat
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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
1 520 (45.38%) Apache
2 181 (15.79%) WebLogic
3 172 (15.01%) JBoss
4 155 (13.53%) WebSphere
5 106 (9.25%) IIS
6 54 (4.71%) WebSphere Application Server
7 53 (4.62%) CMS
8 52 (4.54%) Confluence
9 50 (4.36%) Jetty
10 44 (3.84%) nginx
11 41 (3.58%) IBM HTTP Server
12 35 (3.05%) GlassFish
13 28 (2.44%) Node.js
14 26 (2.27%) Oracle HTTP Server
15 23 (2.01%) SharePoint
15 23 (2.01%) Apache Solr
16 19 (1.66%) Adobe CQ
17 18 (1.57%) Alfresco
18 17 (1.48%) Documentum
18 17 (1.48%) MQSeries
Applications
1 30 (2.62%) MS Excel
2 17 (1.48%) MS Office
3 16 (1.40%) MS PowerPoint
3 16 (1.40%) MS Project
4 10 (0.87%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.17%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 13 (1.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (0.52%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (0.35%) Oracle BPM
3 4 (0.35%) SAP IS-U
3 4 (0.35%) WebTrends
3 4 (0.35%) Summit
4 3 (0.26%) RMDS
4 3 (0.26%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.17%) BusinessWorks
5 2 (0.17%) ENOVIA
5 2 (0.17%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.087%) IntelliMatch
6 1 (0.087%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (0.087%) CODA-Financials
6 1 (0.087%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.087%) Magento
6 1 (0.087%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.087%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.087%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 123 (10.73%) Amazon AWS
2 80 (6.98%) Amazon EC2
3 51 (4.45%) Amazon S3
4 27 (2.36%) Cloud Computing
5 20 (1.75%) Amazon ELB
6 16 (1.40%) SaaS
7 12 (1.05%) Google Apps
7 12 (1.05%) GitHub
8 10 (0.87%) Route 53
8 10 (0.87%) IaaS
9 9 (0.79%) Google App Engine
10 7 (0.61%) ElastiCache
10 7 (0.61%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 6 (0.52%) Amazon SQS
12 5 (0.44%) CloudFront
13 4 (0.35%) PaaS
14 2 (0.17%) IBM SmartCloud
15 1 (0.087%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 140 (12.22%) HTTP
2 84 (7.33%) DNS
3 75 (6.54%) SSL
4 59 (5.15%) TCP/IP
5 54 (4.71%) Internet
6 52 (4.54%) SAN
7 50 (4.36%) FTP
8 46 (4.01%) LDAP
8 46 (4.01%) Firewall
9 24 (2.09%) DHCP
10 18 (1.57%) OpenLDAP
10 18 (1.57%) LAN
11 17 (1.48%) NAS
12 16 (1.40%) WAN
13 14 (1.22%) Intranet
14 13 (1.13%) SSH
14 13 (1.13%) BIG-IP
15 12 (1.05%) VPN
16 10 (0.87%) SMTP
17 9 (0.79%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 276 (24.08%) MySQL
2 143 (12.48%) SQL Server
3 127 (11.08%) Relational Database
4 98 (8.55%) Oracle Database
5 89 (7.77%) RDBMS
6 74 (6.46%) NoSQL
7 67 (5.85%) PostgreSQL
8 63 (5.50%) MongoDB
9 52 (4.54%) Oracle Database 11g
10 31 (2.71%) Amazon RDS
11 30 (2.62%) Redis
12 23 (2.01%) DB2
13 21 (1.83%) Apache Cassandra
14 20 (1.75%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 17 (1.48%) Hazelcast
16 16 (1.40%) Data Warehouse
17 14 (1.22%) Oracle Database 10g
18 13 (1.13%) QlikView
19 11 (0.96%) Hadoop
20 10 (0.87%) Jackrabbit
Development Applications
1 246 (21.47%) Maven
2 213 (18.59%) Subversion
3 185 (16.14%) JUnit
4 183 (15.97%) Jenkins
5 169 (14.75%) Git (software)
6 152 (13.26%) Eclipse
7 113 (9.86%) Ant
8 111 (9.69%) JIRA
9 77 (6.72%) Selenium
10 58 (5.06%) Hudson
11 55 (4.80%) IntelliJ
12 54 (4.71%) Mockito
13 49 (4.28%) Cucumber
14 37 (3.23%) JMeter
15 28 (2.44%) TeamCity
16 16 (1.40%) Gradle
16 16 (1.40%) Team Foundation Server
17 15 (1.31%) Visual Studio
17 15 (1.31%) jMock
17 15 (1.31%) SoapUI
General
1 196 (17.10%) Finance
2 111 (9.69%) Banking
3 46 (4.01%) Investment Banking
4 41 (3.58%) Marketing
5 40 (3.49%) Telecoms
6 25 (2.18%) Manufacturing
6 25 (2.18%) Retail
7 22 (1.92%) Publishing
8 16 (1.40%) Electronics
8 16 (1.40%) Front Office
9 13 (1.13%) Advertising
10 8 (0.70%) Financial Institution
10 8 (0.70%) Games
11 6 (0.52%) Aerospace
12 5 (0.44%) Billing
12 5 (0.44%) Private Banking
13 4 (0.35%) German Language
13 4 (0.35%) Law
13 4 (0.35%) Legal
14 3 (0.26%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 539 (47.03%) Developer
2 395 (34.47%) Java Developer
3 87 (7.59%) DevOps Engineer
4 86 (7.50%) Administrator
5 66 (5.76%) Architect
6 57 (4.97%) Analyst
7 53 (4.62%) Senior Developer
8 44 (3.84%) Web Developer
9 40 (3.49%) Senior Java Developer
10 36 (3.14%) Systems Administrator
11 35 (3.05%) Java/J2EE Developer
12 33 (2.88%) Linux Engineer
13 32 (2.79%) Technical Architect
13 32 (2.79%) Hybris Developer
14 31 (2.71%) Consultant
14 31 (2.71%) Support Analyst
14 31 (2.71%) Linux Administrator
15 28 (2.44%) Applications Support
16 25 (2.18%) Java Web Developer
16 25 (2.18%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 426 (37.17%) Spring
2 310 (27.05%) Web Services
3 293 (25.57%) HTML
4 271 (23.65%) XML
5 260 (22.69%) CSS
6 224 (19.55%) Hibernate
7 200 (17.45%) J2EE
8 175 (15.27%) JSP
9 151 (13.18%) jQuery
10 148 (12.91%) SOAP
11 145 (12.65%) REST
12 137 (11.95%) Ajax
13 115 (10.03%) Java EE
14 109 (9.51%) JSON
15 98 (8.55%) HTML5
16 93 (8.12%) Servlets
17 92 (8.03%) Middleware
17 92 (8.03%) Spring MVC
18 90 (7.85%) .NET
19 87 (7.59%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 141 (12.30%) Open Source
2 57 (4.97%) Computer Science
3 47 (4.10%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
4 20 (1.75%) User Experience
5 18 (1.57%) Clustering
6 16 (1.40%) Data Integration
7 15 (1.31%) N-Tier
8 14 (1.22%) IVR
9 13 (1.13%) DTV
10 12 (1.05%) Mathematics
11 11 (0.96%) GIS
11 11 (0.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 10 (0.87%) Digital Media
12 10 (0.87%) Reference Data
12 10 (0.87%) Mobile App
13 9 (0.79%) Replication
13 9 (0.79%) Cryptography
14 8 (0.70%) Web 2.0
14 8 (0.70%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 531 (46.34%) Linux
2 329 (28.71%) UNIX
3 225 (19.63%) Windows
4 134 (11.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 104 (9.08%) Solaris
6 53 (4.62%) CentOS
7 45 (3.93%) Windows Server 2008
8 36 (3.14%) Windows Server 2003
9 24 (2.09%) Windows Server 2012
10 21 (1.83%) Android
10 21 (1.83%) Oracle Linux
11 19 (1.66%) AIX
11 19 (1.66%) HPUX
12 16 (1.40%) Ubuntu
13 14 (1.22%) Debian
14 13 (1.13%) SUSE
15 11 (0.96%) Fedora
15 11 (0.96%) Apple iOS
16 8 (0.70%) Windows 7
17 6 (0.52%) SELinux
Processes & Methodologies
1 463 (40.40%) Agile Software Development
2 230 (20.07%) Scrum
3 188 (16.40%) TDD
4 173 (15.10%) Continuous Integration
5 162 (14.14%) MVC
6 133 (11.61%) DevOps
7 126 (10.99%) OO
8 119 (10.38%) E-Commerce
9 107 (9.34%) Unit Testing
10 99 (8.64%) Software Engineering
11 95 (8.29%) ITIL
12 78 (6.81%) BDD
13 65 (5.67%) SOA
14 60 (5.24%) Configuration Management
15 56 (4.89%) Release Management
16 54 (4.71%) Web Development
17 53 (4.62%) Kanban
18 51 (4.45%) Performance Testing
19 49 (4.28%) UML
20 43 (3.75%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 846 (73.82%) Java
2 287 (25.04%) JavaScript
3 283 (24.69%) SQL
4 117 (10.21%) Perl
5 102 (8.90%) Python
6 95 (8.29%) Ruby
6 95 (8.29%) Shell Script
7 87 (7.59%) Bash Shell
8 79 (6.89%) PHP
9 52 (4.54%) C#
10 42 (3.66%) PowerShell
11 37 (3.23%) PL/SQL
12 33 (2.88%) C
13 28 (2.44%) Korn
14 27 (2.36%) Scala
15 26 (2.27%) XPath
16 20 (1.75%) Groovy
16 20 (1.75%) T-SQL
17 19 (1.66%) VB
18 16 (1.40%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 78 (6.81%) Degree
2 51 (4.45%) Security Cleared
3 31 (2.71%) SC Cleared
4 17 (1.48%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (0.87%) ISEB
6 8 (0.70%) DV Cleared
6 8 (0.70%) Sun Certification
7 7 (0.61%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 7 (0.61%) CEH
7 7 (0.61%) ISEB Practitioner
7 7 (0.61%) CISSP
7 7 (0.61%) ISTQB
8 6 (0.52%) MCSE
9 5 (0.44%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (0.44%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (0.35%) RHCE
11 3 (0.26%) CISM
11 3 (0.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 3 (0.26%) RHCT
11 3 (0.26%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (2.97%) QA
2 23 (2.01%) ISO 9001
3 10 (0.87%) SLA
4 5 (0.44%) PCI DSS
4 5 (0.44%) COBIT
5 4 (0.35%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 74 (6.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 36 (3.14%) Active Directory
3 25 (2.18%) XenServer
4 23 (2.01%) vCloud
5 19 (1.66%) Oracle RMAN
6 18 (1.57%) vSphere
7 17 (1.48%) NFS
8 16 (1.40%) Xen
9 12 (1.05%) Shibboleth
9 12 (1.05%) Oracle RAC
9 12 (1.05%) VMware ESX
10 10 (0.87%) Hyper-V
11 9 (0.79%) Firmware
12 8 (0.70%) VirtualBox
12 8 (0.70%) VMware ESXi
12 8 (0.70%) Samba
13 7 (0.61%) Docker
14 6 (0.52%) Varnish
15 5 (0.44%) KVM
15 5 (0.44%) OpenSSH
Systems Management
1 156 (13.61%) Puppet
2 82 (7.16%) Opscode Chef
3 56 (4.89%) Nagios
4 31 (2.71%) Tivoli
5 20 (1.75%) Ansible
6 19 (1.66%) Vagrant
7 18 (1.57%) Opsview
8 15 (1.31%) CA SiteMinder
9 13 (1.13%) YUM
10 12 (1.05%) ZABBIX
10 12 (1.05%) Icinga
10 12 (1.05%) collectd
11 10 (0.87%) SCOM
11 10 (0.87%) Control-M
11 10 (0.87%) NetBackup
11 10 (0.87%) Salt
12 9 (0.79%) HP Quality Center
12 9 (0.79%) Capistrano
13 8 (0.70%) BladeLogic
13 8 (0.70%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 399 (34.82%) Oracle
2 201 (17.54%) Red Hat
3 136 (11.87%) VMware
4 110 (9.60%) IBM
5 93 (8.12%) Microsoft
6 66 (5.76%) Sun
7 45 (3.93%) HP
7 45 (3.93%) hybris
8 39 (3.40%) Citrix
9 38 (3.32%) Google
10 30 (2.62%) Sybase
10 30 (2.62%) Atlassian
11 28 (2.44%) EMC
12 24 (2.09%) SAP
13 23 (2.01%) Cisco
14 22 (1.92%) TIBCO
15 19 (1.66%) LANDesk
16 18 (1.57%) NetApp
17 17 (1.48%) Adobe
18 14 (1.22%) Akamai
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