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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Tomcat
Rank 187 222 200
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -22
Contract jobs citing Tomcat 661 532 507
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.29% 1.05% 1.04%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.01% 5.82% 5.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 483 359 311
Average daily rate £450 £411 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.42% +2.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £312 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £566 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 2 2
Average hourly rate £29.00 £36.40 £44.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.32% -17.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.50 £36.40 £43.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.15 £36.40 £44.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £36.40 £44.00
% change year-on-year
-20.32% -17.27%

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
9427 9135 8717
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.33% 18.03% 17.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 6123 5679 5159
Average daily rate £410 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £249 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £502
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 248 313 310
Average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £18.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.75 £38.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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 +43 619 £450 +8.43% 202
London +40 362 £500 +8.69% 88
South East +4 81 £350 - 29
Yorkshire +22 49 £508 +56.30% 14
South West +18 35 £400 +14.28% 17
North West -22 33 £363 +1.39% 19
Berkshire +17 27 £350 -1.40% 7
West Yorkshire +12 27 £566 +96.86% 7
City of London +3 27 £525 +10.52% 18
Leeds +1 26 £566 +223.42% 7
North East -1 26 £400 +28.00% 6
Tyne and Wear -6 26 £400 +33.33% 6
Manchester -2 25 £338 -3.57% 9
Newcastle upon Tyne -10 25 £408 +36.08% 4
Edinburgh -18 25 £369 -7.81% 3
Scotland -27 25 £369 -1.66% 6
South Yorkshire +8 23 £490 +35.17% 4
Sheffield +7 22 £495 +13.14% 4
Hampshire +11 21 £350 -14.37% 4
Reading -1 20 £350 -15.66% 3
East of England +11 15 £438 +16.66% 11
West Midlands -8 15 £450 +2.85% 13
Gloucestershire +16 13 £415 +3.75% 9
Wiltshire +9 11 £388 - 3
Oxfordshire -3 11 £400 -2.43% 6
Wales +4 10 £380 +1.33% 2
Surrey -14 10 £310 -8.14% 5
Swindon - 9 £388 - 3
South Wales -1 8 £380 +1.33% 1
Bristol +2 7 £388 +3.33% 3

Tomcat
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 1035 (81.43%) Java
2 657 (51.69%) Agile Software Development
3 602 (47.36%) Linux
4 540 (42.49%) Apache
5 467 (36.74%) Spring
6 454 (35.72%) Jenkins
7 382 (30.06%) Web Services
8 381 (29.98%) JBoss
9 368 (28.95%) Unix
10 363 (28.56%) Continuous Integration
11 344 (27.07%) Maven
12 326 (25.65%) Git (software)
13 321 (25.26%) SQL
13 321 (25.26%) DevOps
14 315 (24.78%) Amazon AWS
15 313 (24.63%) J2EE
16 307 (24.15%) JavaScript
17 303 (23.84%) TDD
18 298 (23.45%) Scrum
19 296 (23.29%) Puppet
20 294 (23.13%) Oracle
21 261 (20.54%) MySQL
22 255 (20.06%) VMware
23 251 (19.75%) Hibernate
24 248 (19.51%) HTML
25 232 (18.25%) HTTP
26 229 (18.02%) Subversion
27 228 (17.94%) Jetty
28 224 (17.62%) WebSphere
29 222 (17.47%) Configuration Management

Tomcat
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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
1 540 (42.49%) Apache
2 381 (29.98%) JBoss
3 228 (17.94%) Jetty
4 224 (17.62%) WebSphere
5 194 (15.26%) nginx
6 168 (13.22%) IIS
7 161 (12.67%) WebLogic
8 84 (6.61%) Node.js
9 66 (5.19%) Confluence
10 48 (3.78%) WebSphere Application Server
11 34 (2.68%) Documentum
12 31 (2.44%) OpenStack
13 30 (2.36%) Apache Solr
14 26 (2.05%) Oracle HTTP Server
15 25 (1.97%) Elasticsearch
16 22 (1.73%) Mule
17 20 (1.57%) Captiva
18 19 (1.49%) GlassFish
19 14 (1.10%) CMS
19 14 (1.10%) SharePoint
Applications
1 20 (1.57%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.39%) HipChat
3 2 (0.16%) MS Office
3 2 (0.16%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.16%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.079%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.079%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.079%) GIMP
4 1 (0.079%) InDesign
4 1 (0.079%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.55%) BusinessWorks
2 7 (0.55%) Magento
3 5 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.24%) Endur
5 2 (0.16%) Payment Gateway
5 2 (0.16%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.079%) BigMachines
6 1 (0.079%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.079%) Eloqua
6 1 (0.079%) ION MarketView
6 1 (0.079%) OpenX
6 1 (0.079%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.079%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.079%) RMDS
6 1 (0.079%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 315 (24.78%) Amazon AWS
2 124 (9.76%) Amazon EC2
3 91 (7.16%) Google Cloud Platform
4 71 (5.59%) Google App Engine
5 65 (5.11%) Cloud Computing
6 37 (2.91%) Amazon S3
7 36 (2.83%) GitHub
8 27 (2.12%) AWS CloudFormation
9 25 (1.97%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 24 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
11 20 (1.57%) PaaS
12 17 (1.34%) Amazon Glacier
12 17 (1.34%) IaaS
13 14 (1.10%) SaaS
14 10 (0.79%) Amazon SQS
14 10 (0.79%) Google Analytics
15 8 (0.63%) Adobe Analytics
15 8 (0.63%) Google Tag Manager
16 5 (0.39%) SoftLayer
16 5 (0.39%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 232 (18.25%) HTTP
2 183 (14.40%) TCP/IP
3 164 (12.90%) DNS
4 125 (9.83%) SSL
5 103 (8.10%) DHCP
6 90 (7.08%) IPsec
7 87 (6.85%) FTP
8 58 (4.56%) Internet
9 52 (4.09%) Firewall
10 40 (3.15%) LDAP
11 30 (2.36%) VPN
12 27 (2.12%) SMTP
13 19 (1.49%) LAN
13 19 (1.49%) SNMP
14 16 (1.26%) SAN
15 14 (1.10%) DMZ
16 12 (0.94%) HTTPS
17 11 (0.87%) Intranet
17 11 (0.87%) WAN
18 10 (0.79%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 261 (20.54%) MySQL
2 180 (14.16%) MongoDB
3 169 (13.30%) PostgreSQL
4 140 (11.01%) NoSQL
5 108 (8.50%) Apache Cassandra
6 106 (8.34%) SQL Server
7 91 (7.16%) Relational Database
8 83 (6.53%) Oracle Database
9 34 (2.68%) Oracle Database 11g
10 33 (2.60%) RDBMS
11 32 (2.52%) Jackrabbit
12 28 (2.20%) Redis
13 22 (1.73%) Amazon RDS
13 22 (1.73%) Big Data
13 22 (1.73%) BusinessObjects
14 19 (1.49%) DB2
15 14 (1.10%) Hadoop
16 12 (0.94%) SQL Server 2008
17 11 (0.87%) PowerCenter
18 10 (0.79%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 454 (35.72%) Jenkins
2 344 (27.07%) Maven
3 326 (25.65%) Git (software)
4 229 (18.02%) Subversion
5 178 (14.00%) JUnit
6 167 (13.14%) JIRA
7 139 (10.94%) Mockito
8 102 (8.03%) Eclipse
9 96 (7.55%) Cucumber
10 90 (7.08%) Gradle
11 70 (5.51%) Ant
11 70 (5.51%) Hudson
12 59 (4.64%) TeamCity
13 56 (4.41%) Selenium
14 55 (4.33%) JMeter
15 45 (3.54%) Artifactory
16 36 (2.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 32 (2.52%) Sonatype Nexus
18 28 (2.20%) GitLab
19 21 (1.65%) Liquibase
General
1 165 (12.98%) Finance
2 81 (6.37%) Banking
3 25 (1.97%) Telecoms
4 17 (1.34%) Investment Banking
4 17 (1.34%) Retail
5 12 (0.94%) Front Office
6 9 (0.71%) Games
6 9 (0.71%) Marketing
6 9 (0.71%) Publishing
7 7 (0.55%) Electronics
7 7 (0.55%) Legal
7 7 (0.55%) Manufacturing
7 7 (0.55%) Military
8 5 (0.39%) Financial Institution
8 5 (0.39%) Local Government
9 3 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.16%) Automotive
10 2 (0.16%) Back Office
10 2 (0.16%) Law
10 2 (0.16%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 605 (47.60%) Developer
2 487 (38.32%) Java Developer
3 194 (15.26%) DevOps Engineer
4 107 (8.42%) Linux Engineer
5 95 (7.47%) Agile Developer
6 94 (7.40%) Agile Java Developer
7 92 (7.24%) Senior Developer
8 83 (6.53%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 80 (6.29%) Senior Java Developer
10 64 (5.04%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 58 (4.56%) Administrator
12 57 (4.48%) Architect
13 53 (4.17%) Applications Support
14 48 (3.78%) Analyst
15 45 (3.54%) Systems Administrator
16 44 (3.46%) Java Engineer
17 37 (2.91%) Consultant
17 37 (2.91%) Software Engineer
18 34 (2.68%) AWS Engineer
18 34 (2.68%) J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 467 (36.74%) Spring
2 382 (30.06%) Web Services
3 313 (24.63%) J2EE
4 251 (19.75%) Hibernate
5 248 (19.51%) HTML
6 204 (16.05%) REST
7 200 (15.74%) XML
8 199 (15.66%) CSS
9 150 (11.80%) SOAP
10 146 (11.49%) .NET
11 136 (10.70%) Servlets
12 133 (10.46%) RESTful
13 113 (8.89%) JSON
14 105 (8.26%) jQuery
15 93 (7.32%) HTML5
16 90 (7.08%) Java EE
17 89 (7.00%) AngularJS
18 88 (6.92%) Ajax
19 84 (6.61%) JMS
20 79 (6.22%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 40 (3.15%) Data Centre
2 37 (2.91%) Analytical Skills
3 32 (2.52%) Enterprise Software
4 31 (2.44%) Computer Science
5 29 (2.28%) STB
6 25 (1.97%) Management Information System
7 18 (1.42%) Clustering
7 18 (1.42%) Equities
8 17 (1.34%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 14 (1.10%) User Experience
10 13 (1.02%) Derivative
11 11 (0.87%) Mainframe
12 9 (0.71%) Cryptography
12 9 (0.71%) Fixed Income
12 9 (0.71%) Inversion of Control
12 9 (0.71%) Online Banking
12 9 (0.71%) Private Cloud
13 8 (0.63%) PKI
13 8 (0.63%) Semantic Web
14 6 (0.47%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 602 (47.36%) Linux
2 368 (28.95%) Unix
3 221 (17.39%) Windows
4 130 (10.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 103 (8.10%) CentOS
6 70 (5.51%) Windows Server
7 44 (3.46%) Solaris
8 36 (2.83%) AIX
8 36 (2.83%) Ubuntu
9 32 (2.52%) Debian
10 19 (1.49%) Windows Server 2008
11 15 (1.18%) Windows Server 2012
12 11 (0.87%) Windows Server 2003
13 10 (0.79%) SUSE
14 9 (0.71%) Mac OS X
15 7 (0.55%) Android
16 6 (0.47%) Apple iOS
17 5 (0.39%) Mac OS
18 3 (0.24%) Mac OS X Server
18 3 (0.24%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 657 (51.69%) Agile Software Development
2 363 (28.56%) Continuous Integration
3 321 (25.26%) DevOps
4 303 (23.84%) TDD
5 298 (23.45%) Scrum
6 222 (17.47%) Configuration Management
7 196 (15.42%) Unit Testing
8 162 (12.75%) OO
9 159 (12.51%) BDD
10 151 (11.88%) MVC
11 137 (10.78%) Multithreading
12 121 (9.52%) Software Engineering
13 114 (8.97%) Open Source
14 113 (8.89%) SDLC
15 111 (8.73%) Pair Programming
16 100 (7.87%) Concurrent Programming
17 81 (6.37%) SOA
18 74 (5.82%) E-Commerce
19 71 (5.59%) Automated Testing
20 68 (5.35%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1035 (81.43%) Java
2 321 (25.26%) SQL
3 307 (24.15%) JavaScript
4 216 (16.99%) Python
5 160 (12.59%) Perl
6 119 (9.36%) Ruby
7 117 (9.21%) Bash Shell
8 88 (6.92%) PHP
9 70 (5.51%) PL/SQL
10 63 (4.96%) PowerShell
11 62 (4.88%) Groovy
12 56 (4.41%) Shell Script
13 53 (4.17%) C#
14 45 (3.54%) Scala
15 37 (2.91%) C++
16 32 (2.52%) C
17 18 (1.42%) T-SQL
18 15 (1.18%) Go
18 15 (1.18%) VB
19 14 (1.10%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 109 (8.58%) Security Cleared
2 69 (5.43%) Degree
3 67 (5.27%) SC Cleared
4 17 (1.34%) DV Cleared
5 13 (1.02%) BPSS Clearance
6 6 (0.47%) OCPJP
6 6 (0.47%) RHCSA
7 5 (0.39%) RHCE
8 4 (0.31%) BC Cleared
8 4 (0.31%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (0.31%) OCPJWCD
9 3 (0.24%) CISSP
9 3 (0.24%) GCIH
9 3 (0.24%) GIAC
10 2 (0.16%) ISEB
10 2 (0.16%) ISTQB
10 2 (0.16%) MCSE
10 2 (0.16%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (0.079%) CTC Cleared
11 1 (0.079%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (3.93%) QA
2 38 (2.99%) SLA
3 23 (1.81%) PCI DSS
4 18 (1.42%) Disclosure Scotland
5 6 (0.47%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 6 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.24%) ISO 8583
7 1 (0.079%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 184 (14.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 130 (10.23%) Docker
3 90 (7.08%) Xen
4 36 (2.83%) Active Directory
5 35 (2.75%) VMware ESX
6 34 (2.68%) vSphere
7 23 (1.81%) vCloud
8 14 (1.10%) Squid
9 13 (1.02%) KVM
9 13 (1.02%) qmail
10 12 (0.94%) NFS
11 11 (0.87%) Varnish
11 11 (0.87%) VMware ESXi
12 8 (0.63%) Hyper-V
12 8 (0.63%) Shibboleth
13 7 (0.55%) Oracle RAC
14 5 (0.39%) oVirt
15 4 (0.31%) VirtualBox
16 3 (0.24%) FreeRADIUS
16 3 (0.24%) OpenSSH
Systems Management
1 296 (23.29%) Puppet
2 133 (10.46%) Opscode Chef
3 108 (8.50%) Nagios
4 90 (7.08%) Ansible
5 56 (4.41%) Graphite
6 34 (2.68%) logstash
7 30 (2.36%) Opsview
7 30 (2.36%) ZABBIX
8 26 (2.05%) Icinga
9 24 (1.89%) Cacti
10 16 (1.26%) HAProxy
10 16 (1.26%) Red Hat Spacewalk
11 15 (1.18%) Salt
12 13 (1.02%) collectd
12 13 (1.02%) Ganglia
12 13 (1.02%) SELinux
13 12 (0.94%) FreeIPA
14 9 (0.71%) Capistrano
14 9 (0.71%) CFEngine
14 9 (0.71%) Kibana
Vendors
1 294 (23.13%) Oracle
2 255 (20.06%) VMware
3 161 (12.67%) Red Hat
4 152 (11.96%) Microsoft
5 108 (8.50%) Google
6 93 (7.32%) IBM
7 38 (2.99%) Splunk
8 32 (2.52%) Adobe
9 30 (2.36%) BEA
9 30 (2.36%) SAP
9 30 (2.36%) SOASTA, Inc
10 25 (1.97%) hybris
11 20 (1.57%) Sun
12 19 (1.49%) EMC
12 19 (1.49%) Pega
13 18 (1.42%) Atlassian
13 18 (1.42%) Informatica
14 15 (1.18%) F5
14 15 (1.18%) TIBCO
15 12 (0.94%) Axway
Oxfordshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £449 - £501 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Computer People
Rate: £280.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: market rates or excellent salary, 6 months initial contract
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: market rates or excellent salary, 6 months initial contract
Posted: 20 hours ago
West London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Volt
Rate: £350.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Colston Consulting
Rate: £500 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Synergize Consulting
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Jenrick IT
Rate: £400 - £465 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Square One Resources
Rate: Up to £460 per day 10 weeks contract
Posted: Yesterday
London
Arrows Group
Rate: £450.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £330 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Elevate Direct
Rate: Negotiable - Market rates
Posted: 2 days ago
Fleet, Hampshire
FT Select
Rate: From £320 to £350 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Executive Resource Group
Rate: £14 - 18 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £450.00 - £650.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £450.00 - £535.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
North West London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Excellent Daily Rates Available
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £0.00 per day + Market Rates
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Rate: £450 - £500 Per Day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £400 - £440 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
LA International
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £450.00 - £535.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago