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 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Tomcat
Rank 208 190 201
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +11
Contract jobs citing Tomcat 531 509 453
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.04% 1.06% 1.01%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.85% 5.98% 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 358 313 287
Average daily rate
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£413 £407 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.47% -4.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £306 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £506 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 3
Average hourly rate £36.40 £44.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.27% +25.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.40 £44.00 £29.25
% change year-on-year
-17.27% +50.42%

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
9071 8512 8152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 17.78% 17.67% 18.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 5679 5033 4571
Average daily rate £400 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £518 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 312 312 417
Average hourly rate £19.00 £18.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.04 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.60 £35.40 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.68
% change year-on-year
- -6.31%

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 January 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
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 January 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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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 -18 470 £421 +1.93% 210
London -17 274 £461 +8.52% 84
South East +8 79 £375 +3.44% 38
City of London +3 62 £475 +11.76% 27
Scotland +11 44 £375 -6.25% 10
North West +9 38 £358 +4.07% 14
Edinburgh +15 28 £413 +10.36% 3
East Midlands +34 23 £363 - 4
Yorkshire -1 22 £325 - 18
Surrey +5 19 £350 -18.84% 10
Hampshire -17 17 £403 +34.16% 3
Cheshire +13 16 £358 +12.15% 3
South West -21 15 £350 -17.64% 21
Berkshire -19 14 £385 +10.00% 10
West Yorkshire +3 13 £300 -17.24% 11
Oxfordshire -6 13 £410 - 3
Manchester +1 11 £350 -2.77% 7
Southampton -4 11 £406 +41.30% 2
Leeds -5 11 £175 -51.72% 10
West Midlands -8 11 £438 +65.09% 5
Reading +6 10 £420 +12.00% 7
Lancashire -10 9 £419 - 3
Burnley -11 8 £419 -
Nottingham - 8 £388 - 2
Nottinghamshire - 8 £388 - 2
West Sussex -9 7 £313 - 4
Northamptonshire 0 6 £575 - 2
Oxford - 6 £425 - 3
North Yorkshire +3 5 £325 -1.88% 4
Northampton -3 5 £575 - 1

Tomcat
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 860 (75.24%) Java
2 568 (49.69%) Linux
3 497 (43.48%) Apache
4 451 (39.46%) Agile Software Development
5 422 (36.92%) Spring
6 359 (31.41%) Oracle
7 354 (30.97%) UNIX
8 311 (27.21%) HTML
9 296 (25.90%) JavaScript
10 277 (24.23%) Web Services
11 267 (23.36%) Maven
12 264 (23.10%) SQL
13 261 (22.83%) XML
14 258 (22.57%) CSS
15 244 (21.35%) Windows
16 229 (20.03%) Hibernate
17 227 (19.86%) MySQL
18 224 (19.60%) JBoss
19 215 (18.81%) Scrum
20 210 (18.37%) J2EE
21 209 (18.29%) Puppet
22 202 (17.67%) Jenkins
23 201 (17.59%) JUnit
24 200 (17.50%) Continuous Integration
25 192 (16.80%) TDD
25 192 (16.80%) Subversion
26 188 (16.45%) Red Hat
27 186 (16.27%) Git (software)
28 174 (15.22%) JSP
29 173 (15.14%) DevOps

Tomcat
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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
1 497 (43.48%) Apache
2 224 (19.60%) JBoss
3 163 (14.26%) WebSphere
4 150 (13.12%) WebLogic
5 100 (8.75%) IIS
6 62 (5.42%) nginx
7 57 (4.99%) WebSphere Application Server
8 54 (4.72%) Jetty
9 53 (4.64%) Apache Solr
10 50 (4.37%) Confluence
10 50 (4.37%) CMS
11 40 (3.50%) Node.js
12 29 (2.54%) IBM HTTP Server
13 25 (2.19%) SharePoint
14 24 (2.10%) Alfresco
15 23 (2.01%) Elasticsearch
16 21 (1.84%) Adobe CQ
17 19 (1.66%) OpenStack
17 19 (1.66%) Oracle HTTP Server
18 17 (1.49%) GlassFish
Applications
1 35 (3.06%) MS Excel
2 14 (1.22%) MS Project
2 14 (1.22%) MS Office
2 14 (1.22%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (0.44%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.35%) Photoshop
4 4 (0.35%) GIMP
5 2 (0.17%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 12 (1.05%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (0.52%) Remedy ITSM
3 4 (0.35%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (0.26%) Google Analytics
4 3 (0.26%) ResourceLink
4 3 (0.26%) WebTrends
5 2 (0.17%) Agresso
5 2 (0.17%) BusinessWorks
6 1 (0.087%) IntelliMatch
6 1 (0.087%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.087%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.087%) RMDS
6 1 (0.087%) ENOVIA
6 1 (0.087%) CODA-Financials
Cloud Services
1 108 (9.45%) Amazon AWS
2 59 (5.16%) Amazon EC2
3 39 (3.41%) Amazon S3
4 27 (2.36%) Cloud Computing
5 22 (1.92%) Amazon ELB
6 16 (1.40%) SaaS
7 15 (1.31%) GitHub
8 14 (1.22%) Google Cloud Platform
9 13 (1.14%) IaaS
9 13 (1.14%) Route 53
10 10 (0.87%) Google App Engine
11 9 (0.79%) Amazon SQS
12 8 (0.70%) PaaS
13 7 (0.61%) Google Apps
14 4 (0.35%) Amazon EMR
14 4 (0.35%) CloudFront
15 3 (0.26%) Microsoft Azure
16 2 (0.17%) ElastiCache
16 2 (0.17%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 152 (13.30%) HTTP
2 102 (8.92%) DNS
3 83 (7.26%) TCP/IP
4 80 (7.00%) SSL
5 65 (5.69%) Internet
6 60 (5.25%) SAN
7 59 (5.16%) Firewall
8 58 (5.07%) LDAP
9 36 (3.15%) DHCP
9 36 (3.15%) FTP
10 23 (2.01%) LAN
11 21 (1.84%) WAN
12 16 (1.40%) Intranet
13 13 (1.14%) VPN
14 12 (1.05%) NAS
15 11 (0.96%) SSH
16 10 (0.87%) IPsec
16 10 (0.87%) Network Security
17 9 (0.79%) BIG-IP
18 8 (0.70%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 227 (19.86%) MySQL
2 134 (11.72%) Relational Database
3 116 (10.15%) SQL Server
4 96 (8.40%) Oracle Database
5 89 (7.79%) RDBMS
6 67 (5.86%) PostgreSQL
7 66 (5.77%) NoSQL
8 65 (5.69%) MongoDB
9 44 (3.85%) Oracle Database 11g
10 32 (2.80%) DB2
11 26 (2.27%) Hazelcast
12 20 (1.75%) Apache Cassandra
12 20 (1.75%) Redis
13 18 (1.57%) Hadoop
14 16 (1.40%) Oracle Database 10g
15 14 (1.22%) Amazon RDS
16 13 (1.14%) Big Data
17 11 (0.96%) SQL Server 2012
18 8 (0.70%) Data Warehouse
19 7 (0.61%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 267 (23.36%) Maven
2 202 (17.67%) Jenkins
3 201 (17.59%) JUnit
4 192 (16.80%) Subversion
5 186 (16.27%) Git (software)
6 142 (12.42%) Eclipse
7 119 (10.41%) Ant
8 106 (9.27%) JIRA
9 81 (7.09%) Selenium
10 62 (5.42%) Mockito
11 57 (4.99%) Cucumber
12 50 (4.37%) Hudson
13 49 (4.29%) IntelliJ
14 32 (2.80%) Gradle
15 20 (1.75%) JMeter
15 20 (1.75%) Mercurial
16 18 (1.57%) TeamCity
17 17 (1.49%) jMock
17 17 (1.49%) FitNesse
18 16 (1.40%) SoapUI
General
1 168 (14.70%) Finance
2 89 (7.79%) Banking
3 35 (3.06%) Investment Banking
4 34 (2.97%) Publishing
5 32 (2.80%) Telecoms
6 30 (2.62%) Marketing
7 20 (1.75%) Retail
7 20 (1.75%) Manufacturing
8 16 (1.40%) Financial Institution
9 12 (1.05%) Electronics
10 7 (0.61%) Front Office
11 6 (0.52%) Advertising
11 6 (0.52%) Games
12 5 (0.44%) Legal
13 4 (0.35%) German Language
14 3 (0.26%) French Language
14 3 (0.26%) Law
14 3 (0.26%) Back Office
15 2 (0.17%) Billing
15 2 (0.17%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 542 (47.42%) Developer
2 410 (35.87%) Java Developer
3 105 (9.19%) DevOps Engineer
4 79 (6.91%) Administrator
5 69 (6.04%) Analyst
6 55 (4.81%) Architect
7 53 (4.64%) Senior Developer
8 49 (4.29%) Systems Administrator
9 39 (3.41%) Consultant
9 39 (3.41%) Senior Java Developer
10 37 (3.24%) Applications Support
10 37 (3.24%) Support Analyst
11 34 (2.97%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 32 (2.80%) Linux Administrator
13 30 (2.62%) Linux Engineer
14 27 (2.36%) Systems Engineer
14 27 (2.36%) Hybris Developer
15 24 (2.10%) Web Developer
15 24 (2.10%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 21 (1.84%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 422 (36.92%) Spring
2 311 (27.21%) HTML
3 277 (24.23%) Web Services
4 261 (22.83%) XML
5 258 (22.57%) CSS
6 229 (20.03%) Hibernate
7 210 (18.37%) J2EE
8 174 (15.22%) JSP
9 161 (14.09%) jQuery
10 158 (13.82%) SOAP
11 130 (11.37%) REST
12 126 (11.02%) Ajax
13 124 (10.85%) JSON
14 112 (9.80%) RESTful
15 109 (9.54%) HTML5
16 104 (9.10%) Servlets
17 100 (8.75%) Java EE
18 98 (8.57%) Spring MVC
19 93 (8.14%) Middleware
20 91 (7.96%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 145 (12.69%) Open Source
2 70 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
3 63 (5.51%) Computer Science
4 37 (3.24%) Clustering
5 22 (1.92%) User Experience
6 15 (1.31%) Enterprise Software
6 15 (1.31%) Derivative
6 15 (1.31%) Replication
6 15 (1.31%) Client/Server
7 14 (1.22%) IVR
8 13 (1.14%) GIS
9 12 (1.05%) N-Tier
9 12 (1.05%) DTV
9 12 (1.05%) Mobile App
10 10 (0.87%) Digital Media
11 8 (0.70%) Equity Derivative
11 8 (0.70%) iPad
12 7 (0.61%) Data Structures
12 7 (0.61%) PKI
12 7 (0.61%) Biology
Operating Systems
1 568 (49.69%) Linux
2 354 (30.97%) UNIX
3 244 (21.35%) Windows
4 165 (14.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 103 (9.01%) Solaris
6 51 (4.46%) CentOS
7 39 (3.41%) Windows Server 2008
8 37 (3.24%) Windows Server 2003
9 36 (3.15%) AIX
10 27 (2.36%) Android
11 23 (2.01%) Ubuntu
11 23 (2.01%) Windows Server 2012
12 21 (1.84%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 17 (1.49%) Apple iOS
14 13 (1.14%) Debian
15 11 (0.96%) Mac OS X
15 11 (0.96%) HPUX
16 10 (0.87%) Fedora
17 9 (0.79%) Oracle Linux
18 4 (0.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 451 (39.46%) Agile Software Development
2 215 (18.81%) Scrum
3 200 (17.50%) Continuous Integration
4 192 (16.80%) TDD
5 173 (15.14%) DevOps
6 164 (14.35%) MVC
7 111 (9.71%) OO
7 111 (9.71%) ITIL
8 105 (9.19%) E-Commerce
9 94 (8.22%) Unit Testing
10 93 (8.14%) Configuration Management
11 89 (7.79%) BDD
12 85 (7.44%) Software Engineering
13 72 (6.30%) SOA
14 60 (5.25%) Web Development
15 59 (5.16%) Kanban
16 47 (4.11%) Load Balancing
17 43 (3.76%) Project Management
18 37 (3.24%) Content Management
19 36 (3.15%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 860 (75.24%) Java
2 296 (25.90%) JavaScript
3 264 (23.10%) SQL
4 128 (11.20%) Perl
5 112 (9.80%) Ruby
6 104 (9.10%) Bash Shell
7 85 (7.44%) Python
8 80 (7.00%) Shell Script
9 54 (4.72%) C#
10 52 (4.55%) PHP
11 37 (3.24%) PL/SQL
11 37 (3.24%) Scala
12 29 (2.54%) Groovy
12 29 (2.54%) Korn
13 27 (2.36%) XPath
14 20 (1.75%) C
15 19 (1.66%) PowerShell
16 17 (1.49%) Jython
17 15 (1.31%) C-shell
18 11 (0.96%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 80 (7.00%) Degree
2 59 (5.16%) Security Cleared
3 33 (2.89%) SC Cleared
4 21 (1.84%) Microsoft Certification
5 17 (1.49%) ITIL Certification
6 12 (1.05%) DV Cleared
7 10 (0.87%) MCSE
8 9 (0.79%) Cisco Certification
8 9 (0.79%) RHCE
9 8 (0.70%) Sun Certification
10 6 (0.52%) CCIE
10 6 (0.52%) CCNP
11 3 (0.26%) GWAPT
11 3 (0.26%) MCITP
11 3 (0.26%) CISM
11 3 (0.26%) CEH
11 3 (0.26%) RHCT
11 3 (0.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 3 (0.26%) ISEB
11 3 (0.26%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (3.24%) QA
2 10 (0.87%) SLA
3 6 (0.52%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.26%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.17%) COBIT
System Software
1 80 (7.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 34 (2.97%) Active Directory
3 28 (2.45%) NFS
4 21 (1.84%) vSphere
4 21 (1.84%) Xen
5 19 (1.66%) VirtualBox
6 18 (1.57%) vCloud
6 18 (1.57%) Docker
7 13 (1.14%) Varnish
7 13 (1.14%) Squid
8 12 (1.05%) VMware ESXi
9 11 (0.96%) VMware ESX
10 10 (0.87%) Oracle RAC
10 10 (0.87%) Shibboleth
11 9 (0.79%) Hyper-V
12 8 (0.70%) KVM
13 7 (0.61%) XenServer
14 6 (0.52%) Firmware
14 6 (0.52%) Samba
14 6 (0.52%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 209 (18.29%) Puppet
2 80 (7.00%) Opscode Chef
3 71 (6.21%) Nagios
4 32 (2.80%) Ansible
5 29 (2.54%) Vagrant
6 22 (1.92%) Icinga
7 21 (1.84%) Opsview
8 20 (1.75%) Graphite
9 18 (1.57%) Tivoli
9 18 (1.57%) collectd
10 16 (1.40%) CA SiteMinder
11 14 (1.22%) ZABBIX
12 12 (1.05%) Salt
12 12 (1.05%) SELinux
13 11 (0.96%) logstash
14 10 (0.87%) NetBackup
14 10 (0.87%) yum
15 9 (0.79%) HAProxy
16 8 (0.70%) CA Wily
16 8 (0.70%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 359 (31.41%) Oracle
2 188 (16.45%) Red Hat
3 151 (13.21%) VMware
4 83 (7.26%) Microsoft
5 82 (7.17%) IBM
6 55 (4.81%) Sun
7 49 (4.29%) HP
8 46 (4.02%) hybris
9 32 (2.80%) Google
10 29 (2.54%) F5
11 28 (2.45%) Adobe
12 23 (2.01%) Akamai
12 23 (2.01%) Sybase
13 22 (1.92%) NetApp
14 21 (1.84%) Cisco
15 20 (1.75%) Citrix
15 20 (1.75%) EMC
16 19 (1.66%) Atlassian
16 19 (1.66%) TIBCO
17 14 (1.22%) BEA
London
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Rate: £400.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Exeter, Devon
QUANTICA
Rate: £340 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Candour Solutions
Rate: Above Market Rates
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Oliver James Associates
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + bens - extension potential
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Roc Search
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Zetman
Rate: From £450 to £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £400 - £550 per day + depending on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Up to £250 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: market rates
Posted: 4 days ago
London
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Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £450.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £325.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Middlesex
TEKsystems
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Rate: DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Rate: £450 to £500 p/day
Posted: 5 days ago
Northamptonshire
Salt
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Oxbridge Answers
Rate: Excellent market rates
Posted: 5 days ago
North East
Northern Recruitment Group
Rate: From £320 to £360 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
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