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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Tomcat
Rank 193 239 215
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -24
Contract jobs citing Tomcat 654 478 449
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.17% 0.90% 0.91%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.37% 5.05% 5.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 420 324 258
Average daily rate
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£400 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £275 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £505 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 1 9
Average hourly rate £37.00 £36.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.20 £36.00 £28.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.20 £36.00 £40.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +5.88%

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
10266 9458 8629
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.39% 17.87% 17.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 6491 5680 4837
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 328 364 438
Average hourly rate £20.80 £18.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.55% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.15 £40.25 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £16.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -15.38%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 3 July 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 +20 568 £400 +6.31% 216
London +37 326 £425 +4.29% 91
South East +10 83 £403 +7.33% 33
Yorkshire +1 63 £375 +7.14% 18
City of London -6 62 £425 +13.33% 30
West Yorkshire +6 50 £381 -4.68% 11
Wales +40 42 £390 +41.81% 2
Leeds -7 42 £381 +1.66% 9
South West +5 40 £344 +15.54% 13
South Wales +22 33 £400 +45.45%
Scotland +5 33 £350 -2.09% 14
North West -17 24 £300 -6.97% 19
West Sussex +10 23 £350 -38.59% 8
Oxfordshire - 23 £410 - 2
Canary Wharf +8 21 £500 -
East of England +2 20 £350 -17.64% 31
Newport - 19 £430 -
Somerset +21 18 £356 +29.54%
Edinburgh +10 18 £329 -12.33% 6
Cambridgeshire +7 17 £350 -13.58% 17
Yeovil +4 16 £338 +22.72%
Croydon -3 13 £425 +41.66%
Oxford - 13 £420 - 2
Cardiff +10 12 £375 +20.00%
Crawley +7 12 £363 -36.40% 1
Bristol -1 12 £344 -1.78% 4
Manchester -10 10 £394 +22.09% 11
Surrey -11 10 £450 -16.27% 8
Cambridge -2 9 £390 -8.23% 13
Glasgow -13 9 £325 -8.45% 7

Tomcat
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 926 (74.56%) Java
2 625 (50.32%) Linux
3 518 (41.71%) Apache
4 464 (37.36%) Agile Software Development
5 400 (32.21%) Spring
6 385 (31.00%) SQL
7 377 (30.35%) Oracle
8 352 (28.34%) JavaScript
9 345 (27.78%) JBoss
10 344 (27.70%) Web Services
11 327 (26.33%) HTML
12 324 (26.09%) UNIX
13 318 (25.60%) Maven
14 298 (23.99%) Jenkins
15 279 (22.46%) J2EE
16 257 (20.69%) Windows
17 246 (19.81%) Continuous Integration
18 240 (19.32%) Git (software)
19 236 (19.00%) CSS
20 235 (18.92%) Hibernate
21 223 (17.95%) MySQL
22 218 (17.55%) TDD
23 211 (16.99%) XML
24 207 (16.67%) Red Hat
24 207 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
24 207 (16.67%) DevOps
25 199 (16.02%) WebSphere
26 195 (15.70%) Puppet
26 195 (15.70%) IIS
27 194 (15.62%) JSP

Tomcat
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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
1 518 (41.71%) Apache
2 345 (27.78%) JBoss
3 199 (16.02%) WebSphere
4 195 (15.70%) IIS
5 170 (13.69%) WebLogic
6 94 (7.57%) Jetty
7 84 (6.76%) nginx
8 67 (5.39%) Node.js
9 47 (3.78%) Confluence
10 46 (3.70%) WebSphere Application Server
11 34 (2.74%) CMS
12 32 (2.58%) GlassFish
13 31 (2.50%) Elasticsearch
14 27 (2.17%) Apache Solr
15 24 (1.93%) Mule ESB
16 22 (1.77%) OpenStack
17 21 (1.69%) Adobe Experience Manager
17 21 (1.69%) SharePoint
17 21 (1.69%) Oracle HTTP Server
18 16 (1.29%) Liferay
Applications
1 40 (3.22%) MS Excel
2 6 (0.48%) Maya
2 6 (0.48%) MS Office
3 5 (0.40%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.32%) Photoshop
4 4 (0.32%) MS Project
5 3 (0.24%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.24%) GIMP
6 1 (0.081%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.081%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 13 (1.05%) Remedy ITSM
2 8 (0.64%) RMDS
3 6 (0.48%) Oracle BPM
4 4 (0.32%) Adobe Campaign
4 4 (0.32%) WebTrends
5 3 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (0.24%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 2 (0.16%) Remedy AR System
7 1 (0.081%) ResourceLink
7 1 (0.081%) AWD
7 1 (0.081%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.081%) ENOVIA
Cloud Services
1 207 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 64 (5.15%) Amazon EC2
3 46 (3.70%) Google Cloud Platform
4 33 (2.66%) Cloud Computing
5 32 (2.58%) Amazon S3
6 28 (2.25%) Google App Engine
7 18 (1.45%) Amazon SQS
8 16 (1.29%) SaaS
8 16 (1.29%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 13 (1.05%) Adobe Analytics
10 11 (0.89%) AWS CloudFormation
11 10 (0.81%) IaaS
11 10 (0.81%) PaaS
12 8 (0.64%) Route 53
12 8 (0.64%) IBM SmartCloud
13 6 (0.48%) GitHub
14 5 (0.40%) Amazon ElastiCache
15 4 (0.32%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 4 (0.32%) Amazon ELB
15 4 (0.32%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 158 (12.72%) HTTP
2 137 (11.03%) TCP/IP
3 122 (9.82%) DNS
4 101 (8.13%) Firewall
5 78 (6.28%) Internet
6 75 (6.04%) SSL
7 68 (5.48%) SAN
8 67 (5.39%) LDAP
9 51 (4.11%) DHCP
10 38 (3.06%) WAN
11 35 (2.82%) FTP
12 32 (2.58%) IPsec
12 32 (2.58%) NAS
13 31 (2.50%) VPN
14 27 (2.17%) LAN
15 21 (1.69%) DMZ
16 20 (1.61%) Intranet
17 17 (1.37%) Reverse Proxy
18 16 (1.29%) iSCSI
19 14 (1.13%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 223 (17.95%) MySQL
2 172 (13.85%) SQL Server
3 134 (10.79%) Oracle Database
4 107 (8.62%) MongoDB
5 106 (8.53%) Relational Database
6 100 (8.05%) NoSQL
7 91 (7.33%) PostgreSQL
8 59 (4.75%) Redis
9 55 (4.43%) RDBMS
10 45 (3.62%) Oracle Database 11g
11 39 (3.14%) Hadoop
12 38 (3.06%) DB2
13 20 (1.61%) Oracle Database 12c
14 19 (1.53%) Apache Cassandra
15 18 (1.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 12 (0.97%) MarkLogic
17 11 (0.89%) HBase
17 11 (0.89%) Amazon RDS
18 10 (0.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 10 (0.81%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 318 (25.60%) Maven
2 298 (23.99%) Jenkins
3 240 (19.32%) Git (software)
4 179 (14.41%) Subversion
5 170 (13.69%) JUnit
6 139 (11.19%) JIRA
7 121 (9.74%) Eclipse
8 115 (9.26%) Ant
9 70 (5.64%) Cucumber
10 65 (5.23%) Gradle
11 58 (4.67%) Mockito
12 47 (3.78%) TeamCity
13 44 (3.54%) Mercurial
14 35 (2.82%) Hudson
14 35 (2.82%) Selenium
15 32 (2.58%) Artifactory
16 27 (2.17%) Gerrit
17 25 (2.01%) MSBuild
17 25 (2.01%) Team Foundation Server
18 22 (1.77%) SonarQube
General
1 183 (14.73%) Finance
2 70 (5.64%) Banking
3 32 (2.58%) Retail
4 30 (2.42%) Investment Banking
5 25 (2.01%) Publishing
6 22 (1.77%) Marketing
7 19 (1.53%) Telecoms
8 15 (1.21%) Financial Institution
9 12 (0.97%) Military
10 11 (0.89%) Games
10 11 (0.89%) Back Office
11 9 (0.72%) Manufacturing
12 7 (0.56%) Legal
12 7 (0.56%) Front Office
13 4 (0.32%) Billing
13 4 (0.32%) Dutch Language
14 3 (0.24%) French Language
14 3 (0.24%) German Language
14 3 (0.24%) Italian Language
14 3 (0.24%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 562 (45.25%) Developer
2 444 (35.75%) Java Developer
3 107 (8.62%) DevOps Engineer
4 90 (7.25%) Analyst
5 72 (5.80%) Administrator
6 66 (5.31%) Senior Developer
7 63 (5.07%) Software Engineer
8 59 (4.75%) Senior Java Developer
9 57 (4.59%) Applications Support
10 54 (4.35%) Systems Administrator
10 54 (4.35%) Architect
11 49 (3.95%) Consultant
12 45 (3.62%) Linux Engineer
13 43 (3.46%) Support Analyst
14 36 (2.90%) Linux Administrator
15 29 (2.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
16 26 (2.09%) Java Software Engineer
16 26 (2.09%) Java/J2EE Developer
16 26 (2.09%) Linux DevOps Engineer
17 24 (1.93%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 400 (32.21%) Spring
2 344 (27.70%) Web Services
3 327 (26.33%) HTML
4 279 (22.46%) J2EE
5 236 (19.00%) CSS
6 235 (18.92%) Hibernate
7 211 (16.99%) XML
8 194 (15.62%) JSP
9 154 (12.40%) jQuery
10 139 (11.19%) Java EE
11 136 (10.95%) JSON
11 136 (10.95%) RESTful
12 133 (10.71%) REST
12 133 (10.71%) Servlets
13 131 (10.55%) .NET
14 118 (9.50%) HTML5
15 112 (9.02%) SOAP
16 103 (8.29%) Middleware
17 85 (6.84%) Spring MVC
18 83 (6.68%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 95 (7.65%) Analytical Skills
2 43 (3.46%) Computer Science
3 39 (3.14%) Client/Server
3 39 (3.14%) Clustering
4 33 (2.66%) User Experience
5 31 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
6 24 (1.93%) Data Centre
7 23 (1.85%) Mobile App
8 22 (1.77%) Fixed Income
9 17 (1.37%) N-Tier
9 17 (1.37%) PKI
10 11 (0.89%) Replication
10 11 (0.89%) FlexPod
11 10 (0.81%) Management Information System
12 9 (0.72%) Derivative
12 9 (0.72%) Wiki
12 9 (0.72%) Mathematics
12 9 (0.72%) Enterprise Storage
13 8 (0.64%) Digital Media
13 8 (0.64%) IBM XIV
Operating Systems
1 625 (50.32%) Linux
2 324 (26.09%) UNIX
3 257 (20.69%) Windows
4 166 (13.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 69 (5.56%) CentOS
6 65 (5.23%) Solaris
7 37 (2.98%) Windows Server 2008
8 36 (2.90%) Ubuntu
8 36 (2.90%) AIX
9 19 (1.53%) Windows Server 2012
10 16 (1.29%) Windows Server 2003
11 10 (0.81%) Windows 7
12 7 (0.56%) Mac OS X
12 7 (0.56%) Android
12 7 (0.56%) Fedora
13 6 (0.48%) Debian
14 5 (0.40%) SUSE
14 5 (0.40%) HPUX
15 4 (0.32%) Oracle Linux
15 4 (0.32%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 464 (37.36%) Agile Software Development
2 246 (19.81%) Continuous Integration
3 218 (17.55%) TDD
4 207 (16.67%) DevOps
5 191 (15.38%) Scrum
6 141 (11.35%) OO
7 133 (10.71%) ITIL
8 132 (10.63%) Configuration Management
9 131 (10.55%) MVC
10 121 (9.74%) Software Engineering
11 119 (9.58%) Unit Testing
12 117 (9.42%) Web Development
13 116 (9.34%) Open Source
14 107 (8.62%) SOA
15 106 (8.53%) E-Commerce
16 94 (7.57%) BDD
17 87 (7.00%) SDLC
18 79 (6.36%) Load Balancing
19 66 (5.31%) Performance Tuning
20 63 (5.07%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 926 (74.56%) Java
2 385 (31.00%) SQL
3 352 (28.34%) JavaScript
4 159 (12.80%) Python
5 122 (9.82%) Perl
6 113 (9.10%) Bash Shell
7 104 (8.37%) Ruby
8 87 (7.00%) PHP
9 76 (6.12%) Shell Script
10 57 (4.59%) PowerShell
11 56 (4.51%) C++
12 53 (4.27%) C#
13 48 (3.86%) PL/SQL
14 42 (3.38%) Scala
15 29 (2.33%) Groovy
16 28 (2.25%) C
17 14 (1.13%) Korn
18 10 (0.81%) Jython
19 9 (0.72%) XPath
19 9 (0.72%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 111 (8.94%) Security Cleared
2 70 (5.64%) Degree
3 69 (5.56%) SC Cleared
4 23 (1.85%) DV Cleared
5 11 (0.89%) ITIL Certification
6 9 (0.72%) RHCE
7 5 (0.40%) Sun Certification
8 4 (0.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (0.32%) LPIC
8 4 (0.32%) ISEB
9 3 (0.24%) OCPJWCD
9 3 (0.24%) OCPJP
9 3 (0.24%) OCMJD
10 2 (0.16%) ISEB Practitioner
10 2 (0.16%) ISTQB
10 2 (0.16%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (0.16%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (0.16%) MCSE
10 2 (0.16%) CCIE
10 2 (0.16%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (3.86%) QA
2 10 (0.81%) SLA
2 10 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.16%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.081%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 108 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 49 (3.95%) Active Directory
3 47 (3.78%) Docker
4 42 (3.38%) Hyper-V
5 32 (2.58%) Xen
6 30 (2.42%) vCloud
7 26 (2.09%) NFS
7 26 (2.09%) vSphere
8 19 (1.53%) Varnish
9 15 (1.21%) KVM
10 14 (1.13%) Oracle RAC
10 14 (1.13%) VMware ESX
10 14 (1.13%) Squid
11 9 (0.72%) Shibboleth
11 9 (0.72%) iptables
12 8 (0.64%) SRDF
13 7 (0.56%) Samba
14 6 (0.48%) ISA Server
15 5 (0.40%) XenApp
15 5 (0.40%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 195 (15.70%) Puppet
2 123 (9.90%) Opscode Chef
3 69 (5.56%) Ansible
4 61 (4.91%) Nagios
5 38 (3.06%) HAProxy
6 36 (2.90%) Salt
6 36 (2.90%) Graphite
7 31 (2.50%) BladeLogic
8 30 (2.42%) Opsview
9 29 (2.33%) Rundeck
10 24 (1.93%) ZABBIX
11 23 (1.85%) ITRS Geneos
12 21 (1.69%) Kibana
12 21 (1.69%) logstash
13 20 (1.61%) Vagrant
14 14 (1.13%) Icinga
15 12 (0.97%) Cacti
16 11 (0.89%) SCOM
17 9 (0.72%) HP Quality Center
17 9 (0.72%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 377 (30.35%) Oracle
2 207 (16.67%) Red Hat
3 186 (14.98%) VMware
4 97 (7.81%) Microsoft
5 87 (7.00%) IBM
6 62 (4.99%) Google
7 54 (4.35%) Splunk
8 38 (3.06%) Sun
9 37 (2.98%) TIBCO
9 37 (2.98%) Cisco
10 30 (2.42%) hybris
11 28 (2.25%) Adobe
12 25 (2.01%) NetApp
13 24 (1.93%) HP
13 24 (1.93%) F5
14 21 (1.69%) Sybase
15 18 (1.45%) BEA
16 16 (1.29%) Veritas
16 16 (1.29%) Atlassian
16 16 (1.29%) Remedy
West Sussex
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £400 - £475 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
Buckinghamshire
Michael Bailey Associates
Rate: Market rate
Posted: 10 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
IT People First
Rate: From £275 to £325 per day 3 Months +
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £500 - £575 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Talent International
Rate: £350 - £410 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 13 hours ago
Fife
Connectus
Rate: £40.38 per hour
Posted: 16 hours ago
West London
Talent International
Rate: £290.00 - £320.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Arrows Group
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
EMBL
Rate: 5 (monthly salary starting at £2,387.20 free of UK income tax plus mob
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
West Sussex
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Optimus Search Ltd
Rate: From £230 to £370 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Optimus Search Ltd
Rate: From £250 to £370 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Rate: £375 - £425 Per Day
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
LA International
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
CPS Group UK
Rate: £500 - 600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago