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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Tomcat
Rank 197 206 188
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -18
Contract jobs citing Tomcat 581 538 597
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.03% 1.02% 1.03%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.70% 5.92% 5.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 369 342 381
Average daily rate
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£400 £425 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £333 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.77% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 1
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £57.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -39.13%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £57.50
% change year-on-year
- -39.13%

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
10199 9081 10100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.03% 17.23% 17.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 6034 5282 5738
Average daily rate £375 £375 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £213 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 424 380 466
Average hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.15 £38.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 -11 532 £400 -5.88% 200
London -20 278 £425 -5.55% 91
South East +14 66 £375 +11.11% 34
City of London -9 60 £400 -21.95% 35
Yorkshire +2 46 £390 +26.82% 17
East of England -5 37 £413 +3.12% 19
South West -23 35 £308 -12.14% 6
North West -2 33 £323 -0.76% 29
Scotland +4 28 £353 +2.54% 15
West Yorkshire -1 27 £470 +56.66% 5
Leeds -5 26 £466 +55.41% 4
Hampshire -5 21 £370 +8.82% 8
Cambridgeshire +5 19 £438 +9.37% 10
Glasgow +1 19 £351 -7.86% 7
Manchester -1 19 £323 +0.78% 20
East Midlands +12 18 £400 +1.58% 2
Cambridge -3 16 £463 +15.62% 8
Northamptonshire +7 15 £400 +1.58% 2
Surrey +5 15 £500 +25.00% 7
Northampton +13 14 £400 +1.58% 2
York +15 12 £300 -2.43% 10
Berkshire +14 12 £350 +16.66% 5
North Yorkshire +14 12 £300 -2.43% 10
West Midlands -8 10 £255 -27.14% 3
Cheshire -4 9 £375 +15.38% 3
Southampton -4 9 £365 +2.81% 1
Hertfordshire -14 9 £391 +4.33% 8
Edinburgh -4 8 £400 - 5
Wiltshire -11 8 £240 -31.42% 2
Bristol - 8 £375 - 2

Tomcat
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 775 (73.67%) Java
2 520 (49.43%) Linux
3 482 (45.82%) Apache
4 380 (36.12%) Spring
5 362 (34.41%) Oracle
6 325 (30.89%) UNIX
7 289 (27.47%) Web Services
8 278 (26.43%) SQL
9 261 (24.81%) HTML
10 258 (24.52%) JavaScript
11 253 (24.05%) MySQL
12 242 (23.00%) XML
13 235 (22.34%) Maven
14 230 (21.86%) J2EE
15 229 (21.77%) CSS
16 208 (19.77%) Agile Software Development
17 205 (19.49%) Scrum
18 203 (19.30%) Hibernate
19 202 (19.20%) Finance
19 202 (19.20%) Subversion
20 192 (18.25%) WebLogic
21 186 (17.68%) Red Hat
22 176 (16.73%) Windows
23 169 (16.06%) JUnit
24 157 (14.92%) JBoss
25 156 (14.83%) JSP
25 156 (14.83%) TDD
25 156 (14.83%) WebSphere
26 151 (14.35%) jQuery
26 151 (14.35%) Jenkins

Tomcat
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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
1 482 (45.82%) Apache
2 192 (18.25%) WebLogic
3 156 (14.83%) WebSphere
4 126 (11.98%) IIS
5 51 (4.85%) WebSphere Application Server
6 50 (4.75%) Confluence
7 46 (4.37%) Jetty
8 45 (4.28%) CMS
9 42 (3.99%) nginx
10 34 (3.23%) IBM HTTP Server
11 32 (3.04%) GlassFish
12 30 (2.85%) MQSeries
13 24 (2.28%) Adobe CQ
13 24 (2.28%) Node.js
14 20 (1.90%) Oracle HTTP Server
15 18 (1.71%) Apache Solr
16 17 (1.62%) SharePoint
17 16 (1.52%) OpenStack
18 14 (1.33%) Oracle Coherence
19 12 (1.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 32 (3.04%) MS Excel
2 20 (1.90%) MS Office
3 11 (1.05%) MS Project
3 11 (1.05%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (0.67%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.095%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 10 (0.95%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 8 (0.76%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (0.48%) Oracle BPM
4 4 (0.38%) SAP IS-U
4 4 (0.38%) Summit
5 3 (0.29%) RMDS
5 3 (0.29%) WebTrends
6 2 (0.19%) Magento
6 2 (0.19%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.19%) Markit EDM
6 2 (0.19%) ENOVIA
6 2 (0.19%) Oracle CRM
6 2 (0.19%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.095%) IntelliMatch
7 1 (0.095%) CODA-Financials
7 1 (0.095%) BusinessWorks
7 1 (0.095%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.095%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.095%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 113 (10.74%) Amazon AWS
2 79 (7.51%) Amazon EC2
3 44 (4.18%) Amazon S3
4 36 (3.42%) Cloud Computing
5 20 (1.90%) Amazon ELB
6 14 (1.33%) SaaS
7 12 (1.14%) Google App Engine
8 10 (0.95%) Route 53
9 9 (0.86%) IBM SmartCloud
9 9 (0.86%) Google Apps
10 8 (0.76%) ElastiCache
10 8 (0.76%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 7 (0.67%) GitHub
12 6 (0.57%) Amazon SQS
13 5 (0.48%) IaaS
14 4 (0.38%) PaaS
14 4 (0.38%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 112 (10.65%) HTTP
2 74 (7.03%) DNS
3 67 (6.37%) SSL
4 60 (5.70%) LDAP
5 58 (5.51%) TCP/IP
6 51 (4.85%) Internet
7 49 (4.66%) Firewall
8 45 (4.28%) SAN
8 45 (4.28%) FTP
9 29 (2.76%) DHCP
10 19 (1.81%) OpenLDAP
10 19 (1.81%) NAS
11 17 (1.62%) VPN
12 16 (1.52%) IPsec
13 15 (1.43%) WAN
13 15 (1.43%) LAN
13 15 (1.43%) Intranet
14 11 (1.05%) BIG-IP
14 11 (1.05%) X.509
15 10 (0.95%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 253 (24.05%) MySQL
2 143 (13.59%) SQL Server
3 86 (8.17%) Oracle Database
4 80 (7.60%) Relational Database
5 62 (5.89%) PostgreSQL
6 59 (5.61%) NoSQL
7 58 (5.51%) MongoDB
8 51 (4.85%) RDBMS
9 38 (3.61%) Oracle Database 11g
10 30 (2.85%) Data Warehouse
11 26 (2.47%) Redis
11 26 (2.47%) Amazon RDS
12 22 (2.09%) Apache Cassandra
13 20 (1.90%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 16 (1.52%) Hadoop
14 16 (1.52%) Big Data
15 14 (1.33%) DB2
16 13 (1.24%) QlikView
17 11 (1.05%) Oracle Reports
18 10 (0.95%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 235 (22.34%) Maven
2 202 (19.20%) Subversion
3 169 (16.06%) JUnit
4 151 (14.35%) Jenkins
5 131 (12.45%) Git (software)
6 126 (11.98%) Eclipse
7 115 (10.93%) Ant
8 105 (9.98%) JIRA
9 54 (5.13%) Hudson
10 53 (5.04%) Selenium
11 47 (4.47%) Cucumber
12 33 (3.14%) IntelliJ
13 32 (3.04%) Mockito
14 30 (2.85%) TeamCity
15 25 (2.38%) JMeter
16 15 (1.43%) Mercurial
17 14 (1.33%) Team Foundation Server
17 14 (1.33%) Gerrit
18 10 (0.95%) AnthillPro
19 9 (0.86%) SoapUI
General
1 202 (19.20%) Finance
2 96 (9.13%) Banking
3 37 (3.52%) Investment Banking
4 32 (3.04%) Marketing
5 28 (2.66%) Retail
6 27 (2.57%) Telecoms
7 25 (2.38%) Manufacturing
8 16 (1.52%) Front Office
9 15 (1.43%) Publishing
10 13 (1.24%) Electronics
11 12 (1.14%) Advertising
12 10 (0.95%) Games
13 7 (0.67%) Billing
13 7 (0.67%) Private Banking
14 6 (0.57%) Financial Institution
14 6 (0.57%) Aerospace
15 5 (0.48%) Back Office
15 5 (0.48%) Legal
16 4 (0.38%) French Language
17 3 (0.29%) Law
Job Titles
1 478 (45.44%) Developer
2 358 (34.03%) Java Developer
3 83 (7.89%) DevOps Engineer
4 81 (7.70%) Administrator
5 63 (5.99%) Architect
6 62 (5.89%) Analyst
7 50 (4.75%) Senior Developer
8 44 (4.18%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 42 (3.99%) Systems Administrator
9 42 (3.99%) Senior Java Developer
10 41 (3.90%) Web Developer
11 30 (2.85%) Linux Engineer
11 30 (2.85%) Consultant
11 30 (2.85%) Support Analyst
12 29 (2.76%) Hybris Developer
13 28 (2.66%) Linux Administrator
14 27 (2.57%) Technical Architect
15 26 (2.47%) Java Web Developer
15 26 (2.47%) Linux DevOps Engineer
16 24 (2.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 380 (36.12%) Spring
2 289 (27.47%) Web Services
3 261 (24.81%) HTML
4 242 (23.00%) XML
5 230 (21.86%) J2EE
6 229 (21.77%) CSS
7 203 (19.30%) Hibernate
8 156 (14.83%) JSP
9 151 (14.35%) jQuery
10 118 (11.22%) REST
11 112 (10.65%) Ajax
12 105 (9.98%) SOAP
13 92 (8.75%) Java EE
14 84 (7.98%) Spring MVC
15 83 (7.89%) .NET
16 80 (7.60%) Servlets
17 70 (6.65%) Middleware
18 68 (6.46%) HTML5
19 63 (5.99%) JSON
20 62 (5.89%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 125 (11.88%) Open Source
2 35 (3.33%) Computer Science
3 25 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
4 20 (1.90%) Clustering
5 16 (1.52%) Data Integration
6 15 (1.43%) N-Tier
7 14 (1.33%) PKI
8 13 (1.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 12 (1.14%) Management Information System
10 11 (1.05%) Mathematics
11 10 (0.95%) DTV
12 9 (0.86%) Digital Media
12 9 (0.86%) Reference Data
13 8 (0.76%) Mobile App
13 8 (0.76%) Replication
13 8 (0.76%) Equities
14 7 (0.67%) Fixed Income
14 7 (0.67%) W3C
14 7 (0.67%) Client/Server
14 7 (0.67%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 520 (49.43%) Linux
2 325 (30.89%) UNIX
3 176 (16.73%) Windows
4 119 (11.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 90 (8.56%) Solaris
6 48 (4.56%) CentOS
7 27 (2.57%) Oracle Linux
8 26 (2.47%) Windows Server 2008
9 22 (2.09%) Windows Server 2003
10 21 (2.00%) AIX
10 21 (2.00%) HPUX
11 20 (1.90%) SUSE
12 16 (1.52%) Windows Server 2012
13 14 (1.33%) Debian
14 11 (1.05%) Android
15 10 (0.95%) Ubuntu
16 9 (0.86%) Apple iOS
17 8 (0.76%) Windows 7
18 7 (0.67%) Fedora
19 6 (0.57%) SELinux
Processes & Methodologies
1 208 (19.77%) Agile Software Development
2 205 (19.49%) Scrum
3 156 (14.83%) TDD
4 146 (13.88%) Continuous Integration
5 141 (13.40%) OO
6 137 (13.02%) DevOps
7 135 (12.83%) MVC
8 112 (10.65%) E-Commerce
9 100 (9.51%) Software Engineering
10 93 (8.84%) Unit Testing
11 76 (7.22%) BDD
12 72 (6.84%) ITIL
13 64 (6.08%) UML
14 60 (5.70%) Release Management
15 58 (5.51%) Performance Testing
16 57 (5.42%) SOA
16 57 (5.42%) Web Development
17 53 (5.04%) Kanban
18 52 (4.94%) Configuration Management
19 44 (4.18%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 775 (73.67%) Java
2 278 (26.43%) SQL
3 258 (24.52%) JavaScript
4 105 (9.98%) Perl
5 92 (8.75%) Python
6 90 (8.56%) Ruby
7 80 (7.60%) Shell Script
8 74 (7.03%) PHP
9 68 (6.46%) Bash Shell
10 38 (3.61%) PL/SQL
11 36 (3.42%) C#
12 35 (3.33%) C
13 31 (2.95%) PowerShell
14 23 (2.19%) Scala
14 23 (2.19%) XPath
14 23 (2.19%) VB
15 21 (2.00%) Groovy
16 19 (1.81%) Korn
17 18 (1.71%) T-SQL
18 16 (1.52%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 58 (5.51%) Degree
2 33 (3.14%) Security Cleared
3 20 (1.90%) SC Cleared
4 13 (1.24%) ISEB
5 10 (0.95%) Sun Certification
6 9 (0.86%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 9 (0.86%) ISEB Practitioner
6 9 (0.86%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (0.86%) ISTQB
7 7 (0.67%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (0.48%) CEH
8 5 (0.48%) CISSP
9 4 (0.38%) DV Cleared
9 4 (0.38%) Oracle Certification
9 4 (0.38%) OCPJP
10 3 (0.29%) RHCE
10 3 (0.29%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (0.29%) MCSE
11 2 (0.19%) BC Cleared
11 2 (0.19%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (3.52%) QA
2 17 (1.62%) ISO 9001
3 8 (0.76%) SLA
4 6 (0.57%) PCI DSS
4 6 (0.57%) COBIT
5 4 (0.38%) ISO 14001
6 1 (0.095%) JSP 440
System Software
1 69 (6.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 30 (2.85%) Active Directory
3 20 (1.90%) Xen
3 20 (1.90%) vCloud
4 18 (1.71%) XenServer
5 16 (1.52%) vSphere
5 16 (1.52%) VMware ESX
6 15 (1.43%) Hyper-V
7 14 (1.33%) Oracle RAC
8 13 (1.24%) Oracle RMAN
8 13 (1.24%) NFS
9 12 (1.14%) Shibboleth
10 7 (0.67%) VMware ESXi
11 6 (0.57%) VirtualBox
11 6 (0.57%) KVM
12 5 (0.48%) Varnish
12 5 (0.48%) XenApp
13 3 (0.29%) Docker
13 3 (0.29%) RHEV
13 3 (0.29%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 149 (14.16%) Puppet
2 85 (8.08%) Opscode Chef
3 46 (4.37%) Nagios
4 24 (2.28%) Tivoli
4 24 (2.28%) Vagrant
5 19 (1.81%) Ansible
6 17 (1.62%) Opsview
7 14 (1.33%) YUM
7 14 (1.33%) CA SiteMinder
8 12 (1.14%) HP Quality Center
9 11 (1.05%) Control-M
10 10 (0.95%) Backup Exec
10 10 (0.95%) Icinga
11 9 (0.86%) OpenSSO
12 8 (0.76%) ZABBIX
12 8 (0.76%) BladeLogic
12 8 (0.76%) ITRS Geneos
12 8 (0.76%) Salt
13 7 (0.67%) collectd
13 7 (0.67%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 362 (34.41%) Oracle
2 186 (17.68%) Red Hat
3 157 (14.92%) JBoss
4 116 (11.03%) VMware
5 113 (10.74%) IBM
6 79 (7.51%) Microsoft
7 71 (6.75%) Sun
8 46 (4.37%) hybris
9 43 (4.09%) HP
10 34 (3.23%) Google
11 30 (2.85%) Atlassian
11 30 (2.85%) Citrix
12 26 (2.47%) EMC
13 25 (2.38%) Sybase
14 24 (2.28%) SAP
14 24 (2.28%) TIBCO
15 22 (2.09%) Cisco
16 16 (1.52%) Zend
17 14 (1.33%) NetApp
17 14 (1.33%) New Relic
Salford, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Rate: £315 - £365 per day + Market Rates
Posted: 2 hours ago
Brentford, Middlesex
Aston Carter
Rate: £450 - £500 per day + dependant on experience
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
Brentford, Middlesex
Search Consultancy
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Venturi
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Rate: £425 - £475 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Roc Search
Rate: £400 - £405 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £550 per day excellent rates
Posted: Yesterday
Hinxton, near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Montash
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £320 per day + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £475 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £240 - £250 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
South East
People Source Consulting
Rate: £350 - £500 per day + Market rates
Posted: 3 days ago
South Yorkshire
Recital Consulting
Rate: £200 - £270 Per Day
Posted: 3 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
People Source
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 7 days ago