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 17 December 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
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Tomcat
Rank 197 191 195
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +4
Contract jobs citing Tomcat 580 558 512
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.05% 1.08% 1.02%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.74% 5.99% 5.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 380 354 345
Average daily rate
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£425 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £319 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £513 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 6
Average hourly rate £36.40 £44.00 £31.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.27% +40.80%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.40 £44.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-17.27% +60.00%

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
10110 9314 8870
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.23% 18.01% 17.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 6519 5661 5000
Average daily rate £390 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £502 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 340 388 454
Average hourly rate £19.44 £17.23 £18.68
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.85% -7.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £36.07 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.38 £17.23 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+12.51% -9.34%

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 17 December 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 17 December 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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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 -27 504 £425 +1.19% 126
London -16 287 £450 +5.88% 57
South East -13 78 £413 +13.79% 21
City of London +6 67 £475 +15.08% 23
Scotland +7 50 £375 - 2
Edinburgh +14 36 £375 -6.25% 2
Yorkshire -9 30 £368 +8.88% 10
North West +2 28 £350 +9.80% 5
East Midlands +23 23 £375 +50.00% 3
South West -24 23 £358 -20.55% 15
West Midlands -7 20 £425 +60.37% 2
West Yorkshire -4 19 £413 +17.85% 4
Leeds -3 17 £368 +13.07% 3
Oxfordshire -9 17 £469 +33.92% 2
Hampshire -17 16 £400 +23.07% 4
Manchester +3 14 £349 -7.00% 2
Wales -13 14 £420 - 5
Surrey -3 13 £350 -18.84% 6
South Wales -4 13 £415 - 5
Berkshire -20 11 £369 +5.35% 5
Hertfordshire +12 10 £421 -6.38% 4
Glasgow 0 10 £400 +3.22%
East of England -23 10 £421 -0.88% 12
Nottinghamshire +11 9 £323 -0.76% 1
Nottingham +9 9 £323 -0.76% 1
Southampton +2 9 £415 - 2
West Sussex -1 9 £400 - 3
Reading +15 8 £425 +13.33% 3
Cheshire -2 8 £400 +25.49% 3
Northamptonshire -10 7 £488 +178.57% 2

Tomcat
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 December 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.

1 857 (72.38%) Java
2 576 (48.65%) Linux
3 525 (44.34%) Apache
4 462 (39.02%) Agile Software Development
5 413 (34.88%) Spring
6 386 (32.60%) Oracle
7 353 (29.81%) UNIX
8 299 (25.25%) Web Services
9 294 (24.83%) JavaScript
9 294 (24.83%) HTML
10 273 (23.06%) SQL
11 269 (22.72%) Maven
12 261 (22.04%) XML
13 255 (21.54%) CSS
14 253 (21.37%) MySQL
15 246 (20.78%) Windows
16 229 (19.34%) Scrum
17 225 (19.00%) Hibernate
18 217 (18.33%) Red Hat
19 209 (17.65%) Jenkins
20 207 (17.48%) JBoss
21 204 (17.23%) Puppet
22 202 (17.06%) Subversion
23 194 (16.39%) J2EE
24 190 (16.05%) JUnit
25 189 (15.96%) TDD
25 189 (15.96%) Finance
26 187 (15.79%) Git (software)
27 186 (15.71%) Continuous Integration
28 178 (15.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Tomcat
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 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
1 525 (44.34%) Apache
2 207 (17.48%) JBoss
3 171 (14.44%) WebLogic
4 162 (13.68%) WebSphere
5 101 (8.53%) IIS
6 59 (4.98%) Confluence
6 59 (4.98%) WebSphere Application Server
7 52 (4.39%) nginx
8 50 (4.22%) Apache Solr
8 50 (4.22%) Jetty
8 50 (4.22%) CMS
9 41 (3.46%) IBM HTTP Server
10 29 (2.45%) GlassFish
11 28 (2.36%) Node.js
12 26 (2.20%) Elasticsearch
13 25 (2.11%) Alfresco
14 24 (2.03%) Oracle HTTP Server
15 22 (1.86%) Adobe CQ
16 21 (1.77%) SharePoint
17 19 (1.60%) OpenStack
Applications
1 34 (2.87%) MS Excel
2 20 (1.69%) MS Office
3 18 (1.52%) MS PowerPoint
3 18 (1.52%) MS Project
4 9 (0.76%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.25%) Photoshop
5 3 (0.25%) GIMP
6 2 (0.17%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 11 (0.93%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (0.34%) SAP IS-U
2 4 (0.34%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (0.34%) Summit
3 3 (0.25%) WebTrends
3 3 (0.25%) Google Analytics
3 3 (0.25%) ResourceLink
4 2 (0.17%) RMDS
4 2 (0.17%) ENOVIA
4 2 (0.17%) BusinessWorks
4 2 (0.17%) Agresso
5 1 (0.084%) CODA-Financials
5 1 (0.084%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.084%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.084%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.084%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.084%) IntelliMatch
Cloud Services
1 121 (10.22%) Amazon AWS
2 67 (5.66%) Amazon EC2
3 43 (3.63%) Amazon S3
4 18 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
5 17 (1.44%) Amazon ELB
6 14 (1.18%) IaaS
6 14 (1.18%) GitHub
7 13 (1.10%) Route 53
7 13 (1.10%) SaaS
7 13 (1.10%) Google Cloud Platform
8 12 (1.01%) Google Apps
9 10 (0.84%) Google App Engine
10 8 (0.68%) PaaS
10 8 (0.68%) Amazon SQS
11 5 (0.42%) CloudFront
12 4 (0.34%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 4 (0.34%) ElastiCache
12 4 (0.34%) Amazon EMR
13 3 (0.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 153 (12.92%) HTTP
2 106 (8.95%) DNS
3 78 (6.59%) TCP/IP
4 75 (6.33%) SSL
5 58 (4.90%) Internet
5 58 (4.90%) SAN
5 58 (4.90%) Firewall
6 52 (4.39%) LDAP
7 48 (4.05%) FTP
8 36 (3.04%) DHCP
9 23 (1.94%) LAN
10 21 (1.77%) WAN
11 16 (1.35%) NAS
11 16 (1.35%) Intranet
12 15 (1.27%) BIG-IP
13 12 (1.01%) Network Security
13 12 (1.01%) SSH
13 12 (1.01%) VPN
14 11 (0.93%) IPsec
15 10 (0.84%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 253 (21.37%) MySQL
2 135 (11.40%) SQL Server
3 133 (11.23%) Relational Database
4 96 (8.11%) Oracle Database
5 94 (7.94%) RDBMS
6 71 (6.00%) NoSQL
7 66 (5.57%) MongoDB
7 66 (5.57%) PostgreSQL
8 41 (3.46%) Oracle Database 11g
9 29 (2.45%) DB2
10 24 (2.03%) Amazon RDS
11 21 (1.77%) Hazelcast
11 21 (1.77%) Hadoop
12 20 (1.69%) Redis
13 19 (1.60%) Apache Cassandra
14 14 (1.18%) QlikView
14 14 (1.18%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 14 (1.18%) Big Data
14 14 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
14 14 (1.18%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 269 (22.72%) Maven
2 209 (17.65%) Jenkins
3 202 (17.06%) Subversion
4 190 (16.05%) JUnit
5 187 (15.79%) Git (software)
6 143 (12.08%) Eclipse
7 115 (9.71%) JIRA
8 103 (8.70%) Ant
9 76 (6.42%) Selenium
10 60 (5.07%) Mockito
11 59 (4.98%) IntelliJ
12 51 (4.31%) Cucumber
13 50 (4.22%) Hudson
14 26 (2.20%) JMeter
15 24 (2.03%) TeamCity
15 24 (2.03%) Gradle
16 19 (1.60%) jMock
17 18 (1.52%) Visual Studio
18 16 (1.35%) RSpec
19 13 (1.10%) Artifactory
General
1 189 (15.96%) Finance
2 109 (9.21%) Banking
3 43 (3.63%) Investment Banking
4 37 (3.13%) Telecoms
5 35 (2.96%) Marketing
6 28 (2.36%) Retail
7 25 (2.11%) Manufacturing
8 23 (1.94%) Publishing
9 16 (1.35%) Front Office
10 14 (1.18%) Electronics
11 12 (1.01%) Advertising
12 9 (0.76%) Games
13 8 (0.68%) Financial Institution
14 5 (0.42%) Legal
14 5 (0.42%) Aerospace
15 3 (0.25%) Billing
15 3 (0.25%) Law
15 3 (0.25%) Back Office
15 3 (0.25%) German Language
16 2 (0.17%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 532 (44.93%) Developer
2 389 (32.85%) Java Developer
3 96 (8.11%) Administrator
4 94 (7.94%) DevOps Engineer
5 63 (5.32%) Architect
6 61 (5.15%) Analyst
7 54 (4.56%) Senior Developer
8 52 (4.39%) Systems Administrator
9 44 (3.72%) Linux Administrator
10 40 (3.38%) Senior Java Developer
11 37 (3.13%) Linux Engineer
12 35 (2.96%) Web Developer
13 34 (2.87%) Consultant
14 31 (2.62%) Systems Engineer
15 30 (2.53%) Linux DevOps Engineer
16 28 (2.36%) Applications Support
16 28 (2.36%) Software Engineer
17 27 (2.28%) Support Analyst
17 27 (2.28%) Hybris Developer
18 23 (1.94%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 413 (34.88%) Spring
2 299 (25.25%) Web Services
3 294 (24.83%) HTML
4 261 (22.04%) XML
5 255 (21.54%) CSS
6 225 (19.00%) Hibernate
7 194 (16.39%) J2EE
8 171 (14.44%) JSP
9 161 (13.60%) jQuery
10 146 (12.33%) SOAP
11 140 (11.82%) REST
12 135 (11.40%) Ajax
13 121 (10.22%) JSON
14 113 (9.54%) Java EE
15 110 (9.29%) HTML5
16 104 (8.78%) RESTful
17 102 (8.61%) Middleware
18 101 (8.53%) Servlets
19 95 (8.02%) Spring MVC
20 89 (7.52%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 160 (13.51%) Open Source
2 60 (5.07%) Computer Science
3 59 (4.98%) Analytical Skills
4 31 (2.62%) Clustering
5 21 (1.77%) User Experience
6 16 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
7 14 (1.18%) Mobile App
7 14 (1.18%) IVR
8 13 (1.10%) N-Tier
8 13 (1.10%) Derivative
9 12 (1.01%) Mathematics
9 12 (1.01%) Digital Media
9 12 (1.01%) GIS
10 11 (0.93%) DTV
11 10 (0.84%) Web 2.0
12 9 (0.76%) Client/Server
12 9 (0.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 8 (0.68%) iPad
13 8 (0.68%) Replication
13 8 (0.68%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 576 (48.65%) Linux
2 353 (29.81%) UNIX
3 246 (20.78%) Windows
4 178 (15.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 108 (9.12%) Solaris
6 63 (5.32%) CentOS
7 49 (4.14%) Windows Server 2008
8 42 (3.55%) Windows Server 2003
9 30 (2.53%) AIX
10 28 (2.36%) Windows Server 2012
11 24 (2.03%) Android
12 23 (1.94%) Ubuntu
13 20 (1.69%) HPUX
14 18 (1.52%) Oracle Linux
15 17 (1.44%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
16 16 (1.35%) Debian
17 14 (1.18%) Apple iOS
18 9 (0.76%) SUSE
19 8 (0.68%) Fedora
20 6 (0.51%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 462 (39.02%) Agile Software Development
2 229 (19.34%) Scrum
3 189 (15.96%) TDD
4 186 (15.71%) Continuous Integration
5 169 (14.27%) MVC
6 164 (13.85%) DevOps
7 111 (9.38%) E-Commerce
8 108 (9.12%) OO
9 106 (8.95%) ITIL
10 103 (8.70%) Unit Testing
11 89 (7.52%) Software Engineering
12 87 (7.35%) BDD
13 73 (6.17%) Configuration Management
14 71 (6.00%) SOA
15 61 (5.15%) Kanban
16 53 (4.48%) Release Management
17 44 (3.72%) Project Management
18 43 (3.63%) Load Balancing
19 41 (3.46%) Web Development
20 39 (3.29%) UML
Programming Languages
1 857 (72.38%) Java
2 294 (24.83%) JavaScript
3 273 (23.06%) SQL
4 134 (11.32%) Perl
5 101 (8.53%) Ruby
6 99 (8.36%) Bash Shell
7 93 (7.85%) Python
8 88 (7.43%) Shell Script
9 61 (5.15%) PHP
10 55 (4.65%) C#
11 37 (3.13%) PL/SQL
12 35 (2.96%) PowerShell
13 30 (2.53%) Scala
14 28 (2.36%) XPath
15 25 (2.11%) C
15 25 (2.11%) Korn
16 17 (1.44%) VB
16 17 (1.44%) Groovy
17 16 (1.35%) Jython
18 14 (1.18%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 78 (6.59%) Degree
2 59 (4.98%) Security Cleared
3 36 (3.04%) SC Cleared
4 19 (1.60%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (0.84%) RHCE
6 9 (0.76%) Sun Certification
6 9 (0.76%) DV Cleared
7 8 (0.68%) ISEB
7 8 (0.68%) MCSE
8 7 (0.59%) CISSP
8 7 (0.59%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (0.59%) CEH
9 6 (0.51%) ITIL Certification
10 5 (0.42%) ISEB Practitioner
10 5 (0.42%) ISTQB
10 5 (0.42%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
11 4 (0.34%) CCIE
11 4 (0.34%) CCNP
12 3 (0.25%) CCNA
12 3 (0.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (3.29%) QA
2 19 (1.60%) ISO 9001
3 8 (0.68%) SLA
4 6 (0.51%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.34%) ISO 14001
6 3 (0.25%) COBIT
System Software
1 83 (7.01%) VMware Infrastructure
2 39 (3.29%) Active Directory
3 25 (2.11%) NFS
4 21 (1.77%) XenServer
5 19 (1.60%) vCloud
5 19 (1.60%) vSphere
6 18 (1.52%) Xen
7 15 (1.27%) Oracle RMAN
7 15 (1.27%) Hyper-V
8 13 (1.10%) Squid
9 12 (1.01%) Shibboleth
10 11 (0.93%) VMware ESX
10 11 (0.93%) Docker
11 10 (0.84%) Oracle RAC
11 10 (0.84%) VirtualBox
12 9 (0.76%) Firmware
12 9 (0.76%) VMware ESXi
13 8 (0.68%) Samba
13 8 (0.68%) KVM
14 5 (0.42%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 204 (17.23%) Puppet
2 82 (6.93%) Opscode Chef
3 64 (5.41%) Nagios
4 29 (2.45%) Ansible
5 27 (2.28%) Tivoli
6 22 (1.86%) Vagrant
7 20 (1.69%) Opsview
8 17 (1.44%) Graphite
9 16 (1.35%) Icinga
10 15 (1.27%) yum
10 15 (1.27%) collectd
11 14 (1.18%) ZABBIX
12 13 (1.10%) Salt
13 11 (0.93%) Control-M
13 11 (0.93%) NetBackup
13 11 (0.93%) SCOM
13 11 (0.93%) logstash
14 10 (0.84%) SELinux
14 10 (0.84%) HAProxy
15 9 (0.76%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 386 (32.60%) Oracle
2 217 (18.33%) Red Hat
3 157 (13.26%) VMware
4 99 (8.36%) IBM
5 93 (7.85%) Microsoft
6 56 (4.73%) Sun
7 47 (3.97%) HP
8 44 (3.72%) hybris
9 41 (3.46%) Google
10 35 (2.96%) Citrix
11 32 (2.70%) Sybase
12 28 (2.36%) EMC
13 27 (2.28%) Atlassian
14 26 (2.20%) Cisco
15 25 (2.11%) Adobe
15 25 (2.11%) NetApp
16 24 (2.03%) TIBCO
17 22 (1.86%) F5
18 17 (1.44%) Akamai
19 16 (1.35%) SAP
Cheshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Reigate, Surrey
Clearwater People Solutions
Rate: £370 Per Day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £550 per day excellent rates
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
People Source
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Brightred Resourcing
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Bradford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Brightred Resourcing
Rate: £350 - £400 per day. 3 mths contract
Posted: 9 days ago
City, London
NewsInternationalsjpw4
Posted: 12 days ago
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
Allied Worldwide
Posted: 13 days ago
Bromley
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £600.00 - £650.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Edinburgh
Vsolvit4u
Rate: £375 - £450 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
London, South East, United Kingdom
Queen Mary Barts Cancer Institute
Rate: £31,735 - £37,275 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
London
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 27 days ago