The table below looks at the statistics for Tomcat skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Tomcat over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Tomcat
Rank 106 114 102
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -12
Contract jobs citing Tomcat 36 8 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.21% 0.34% 0.77%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.24% 1.88% 4.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 7 13
Median daily rate £425 £354 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.97% +24.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £286 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £376 £330
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.50 £32.54 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+36.75% -9.61%
Tomcat
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Application Platforms Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
497 425 428
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 16.65% 18.00% 18.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 317 238 227
Median daily rate £395 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.85% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 28 48
Median hourly rate £12.00 £18.14 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.84% +9.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.85 £13.17 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £37.64 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £21.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+19.04% +23.52%

Tomcat
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing Tomcat as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Tomcat Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Tomcat
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Tomcat across the West Midlands region.

Tomcat Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Tomcat
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Tomcat across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

Tomcat Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Tomcat
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Tomcat across the West Midlands region.

Tomcat Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Tomcat
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Tomcat within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +20 26 £375 - 2
Shropshire - 7 £500 -
Walsall +1 3 £545 -
Worcestershire - 1 £425 -
Tomcat
England

Tomcat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Tomcat also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Tomcat.

1 43 (86.00%) Java
2 36 (72.00%) Oracle
3 33 (66.00%) SQL
3 33 (66.00%) JBoss
4 31 (62.00%) SQL Server
4 31 (62.00%) WebLogic
5 28 (56.00%) HTML
5 28 (56.00%) CSS
6 25 (50.00%) XML
7 24 (48.00%) JSP
7 24 (48.00%) Web Services
8 23 (46.00%) IBM
9 21 (42.00%) JMS
9 21 (42.00%) DB2
9 21 (42.00%) Linux
10 19 (38.00%) TDD
11 18 (36.00%) WebSphere
12 17 (34.00%) Web Development
12 17 (34.00%) Unix
13 16 (32.00%) Log4j
13 16 (32.00%) Pega
14 15 (30.00%) Java EE
14 15 (30.00%) Back Office
14 15 (30.00%) Windows
14 15 (30.00%) WebLogic Portal
14 15 (30.00%) Misys
15 12 (24.00%) Apache
15 12 (24.00%) JavaScript
15 12 (24.00%) Finance
15 12 (24.00%) VMware

Tomcat
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 33 (66.00%) JBoss
2 31 (62.00%) WebLogic
3 18 (36.00%) WebSphere
4 15 (30.00%) WebLogic Portal
5 12 (24.00%) Apache
6 11 (22.00%) Documentum
7 8 (16.00%) Captiva
8 4 (8.00%) SharePoint
8 4 (8.00%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (4.00%) IIS
9 2 (4.00%) nginx
10 1 (2.00%) Jetty
10 1 (2.00%) PegaRULES
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) GitHub
1 1 (2.00%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.00%) SSL
2 4 (8.00%) BIG-IP
2 4 (8.00%) SSH
3 3 (6.00%) HTTP
3 3 (6.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (4.00%) DHCP
4 2 (4.00%) DNS
4 2 (4.00%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (4.00%) Internet
4 2 (4.00%) SAN
5 1 (2.00%) FTP
5 1 (2.00%) HTTPS
5 1 (2.00%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (62.00%) SQL Server
2 21 (42.00%) DB2
3 10 (20.00%) Relational Database
4 6 (12.00%) RDBMS
5 3 (6.00%) MongoDB
5 3 (6.00%) MySQL
6 2 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (4.00%) Oracle Database
7 1 (2.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (32.00%) Log4j
2 7 (14.00%) Jenkins
3 4 (8.00%) Ant
3 4 (8.00%) JUnit
3 4 (8.00%) Maven
4 3 (6.00%) Eclipse
5 2 (4.00%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (4.00%) Selenium
5 2 (4.00%) Subversion
6 1 (2.00%) Cucumber
6 1 (2.00%) Git (software)
6 1 (2.00%) Gradle
6 1 (2.00%) Grunt
6 1 (2.00%) IntelliJ
6 1 (2.00%) JIRA
6 1 (2.00%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (2.00%) Log4Net
6 1 (2.00%) Mockito
6 1 (2.00%) NUnit
6 1 (2.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (30.00%) Back Office
2 12 (24.00%) Finance
3 9 (18.00%) Banking
4 1 (2.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 15 (30.00%) Architect
1 15 (30.00%) Consultant
2 11 (22.00%) Technical Consultant
3 8 (16.00%) Developer
4 7 (14.00%) Java Consultant
4 7 (14.00%) Java Developer
5 6 (12.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 6 (12.00%) Lead Architect
5 6 (12.00%) Systems Architect
6 4 (8.00%) Technical Architect
7 3 (6.00%) Documentum Architect
7 3 (6.00%) Infrastructure Architect
7 3 (6.00%) Linux Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) Oracle Architect
8 2 (4.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
8 2 (4.00%) Java Web Developer
8 2 (4.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 2 (4.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 2 (4.00%) VMware Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (56.00%) CSS
1 28 (56.00%) HTML
2 25 (50.00%) XML
3 24 (48.00%) JSP
3 24 (48.00%) Web Services
4 21 (42.00%) JMS
5 15 (30.00%) Java EE
6 11 (22.00%) Spring
7 9 (18.00%) J2EE
8 8 (16.00%) Servlets
9 7 (14.00%) Middleware
9 7 (14.00%) Struts
10 6 (12.00%) jQuery
11 4 (8.00%) Hibernate
11 4 (8.00%) SAML
12 3 (6.00%) AngularJS
12 3 (6.00%) HTML5
13 2 (4.00%) JSTL
13 2 (4.00%) Play Framework
13 2 (4.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.00%) Client/Server
1 6 (12.00%) N-Tier
2 3 (6.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 21 (42.00%) Linux
2 17 (34.00%) Unix
3 15 (30.00%) Windows
4 5 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (8.00%) Windows Server
6 3 (6.00%) Solaris
7 1 (2.00%) CentOS
7 1 (2.00%) Ubuntu
7 1 (2.00%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (38.00%) TDD
2 17 (34.00%) Web Development
3 9 (18.00%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (16.00%) OO
5 7 (14.00%) DevOps
6 6 (12.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 6 (12.00%) MVC
6 6 (12.00%) Risk Management
6 6 (12.00%) SDLC
6 6 (12.00%) Technical Architecture
6 6 (12.00%) Workflow
7 5 (10.00%) Configuration Management
7 5 (10.00%) ITIL
7 5 (10.00%) Open Source
8 3 (6.00%) Service Delivery
9 2 (4.00%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
9 2 (4.00%) E-business
9 2 (4.00%) Regression Testing
9 2 (4.00%) Separation of Concerns
9 2 (4.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 43 (86.00%) Java
2 33 (66.00%) SQL
3 12 (24.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (8.00%) Perl
5 2 (4.00%) C#
5 2 (4.00%) Korn
5 2 (4.00%) Scala
5 2 (4.00%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.00%) Groovy
6 1 (2.00%) Haskell
6 1 (2.00%) PHP
6 1 (2.00%) Python
6 1 (2.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (6.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (6.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.00%) Docker
2 2 (4.00%) NFS
2 2 (4.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 7 (14.00%) Puppet
2 2 (4.00%) Oracle ZFS
2 2 (4.00%) Simpana
2 2 (4.00%) ZABBIX
3 1 (2.00%) Ansible
3 1 (2.00%) Grafana
3 1 (2.00%) HAProxy
3 1 (2.00%) Kibana
Vendors
1 36 (72.00%) Oracle
2 23 (46.00%) IBM
3 16 (32.00%) Pega
4 15 (30.00%) Misys
5 12 (24.00%) VMware
6 8 (16.00%) EMC
7 6 (12.00%) BEA
7 6 (12.00%) Sybase
7 6 (12.00%) Vitria
8 4 (8.00%) F5
9 3 (6.00%) Red Hat
9 3 (6.00%) webMethods
10 2 (4.00%) CommVault
10 2 (4.00%) NetApp
10 2 (4.00%) Netezza
10 2 (4.00%) Sun
10 2 (4.00%) Veritas
11 1 (2.00%) Atlassian
11 1 (2.00%) Cisco
11 1 (2.00%) Microsoft