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 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 110 102 82
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -20
Contract jobs citing Tomcat 15 9 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.59% 0.42% 1.19%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.34% 2.62% 9.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 19
Average daily rate £450 £438 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +65.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £425 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £438 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £36.40 £44.00
% change year-on-year
-20.32% -17.27%
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
449 344 272
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 17.73% 15.96% 12.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 244 178 171
Average daily rate £450 £388 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.12% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 33 16
Average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -18.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

Tomcat
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Tomcat across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Tomcat within the West Midlands region 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
Birmingham - 6 - - 2
Shropshire -24 4 - - 1
Coventry - 1 £425 - 2
Warwickshire - 1 £325 - 2
Tomcat
England

Tomcat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region 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 21 (84.00%) Java
2 20 (80.00%) Unix
3 18 (72.00%) Linux
4 16 (64.00%) Windows
5 15 (60.00%) Oracle
5 15 (60.00%) WebLogic
6 13 (52.00%) JBoss
7 12 (48.00%) EMC
7 12 (48.00%) Documentum
7 12 (48.00%) VMware
7 12 (48.00%) Pega
8 11 (44.00%) Captiva
8 11 (44.00%) Apache
9 10 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (36.00%) SQL
11 7 (28.00%) SQL Server
12 6 (24.00%) CSS
12 6 (24.00%) JavaScript
12 6 (24.00%) HTML
12 6 (24.00%) SDLC
13 5 (20.00%) Unit Testing
13 5 (20.00%) jQuery
13 5 (20.00%) RESTful
13 5 (20.00%) Finance
13 5 (20.00%) Web Services
13 5 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
14 4 (16.00%) webMethods
14 4 (16.00%) MySQL
14 4 (16.00%) MVC
14 4 (16.00%) Risk Management

Tomcat
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region 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 15 (60.00%) WebLogic
2 13 (52.00%) JBoss
3 12 (48.00%) Documentum
4 11 (44.00%) Apache
4 11 (44.00%) Captiva
5 4 (16.00%) nginx
6 3 (12.00%) Confluence
7 1 (4.00%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (4.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) IBM PureFlex
1 1 (4.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (28.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.00%) MySQL
2 4 (16.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (16.00%) JIRA
2 3 (12.00%) Hudson
2 3 (12.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (8.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (8.00%) Subversion
4 1 (4.00%) Log4j
4 1 (4.00%) Log4Net
4 1 (4.00%) Mockito
4 1 (4.00%) NUnit
4 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (60.00%) Architect
2 6 (24.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 5 (20.00%) Developer
3 5 (20.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 5 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (16.00%) Java Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Platform Architect
6 2 (8.00%) Documentum Architect
6 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Oracle Architect
6 2 (8.00%) Technical Architect
7 1 (4.00%) Administrator
7 1 (4.00%) Applications Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Deployment Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Linux Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Oracle Technical Architect
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Applications Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Unix Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) WebLogic Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (24.00%) CSS
1 6 (24.00%) HTML
2 5 (20.00%) jQuery
2 5 (20.00%) RESTful
2 5 (20.00%) Web Services
3 4 (16.00%) HTML5
4 3 (12.00%) J2EE
5 1 (4.00%) .NET
5 1 (4.00%) .NET Framework
5 1 (4.00%) AngularJS
5 1 (4.00%) Hibernate
5 1 (4.00%) SOAP
5 1 (4.00%) Spring
5 1 (4.00%) Struts
5 1 (4.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 20 (80.00%) Unix
2 18 (72.00%) Linux
3 16 (64.00%) Windows
4 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (4.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (24.00%) SDLC
3 5 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 4 (16.00%) MVC
4 4 (16.00%) Risk Management
5 3 (12.00%) DevOps
5 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Management
5 3 (12.00%) Load Balancing
6 2 (8.00%) Configuration Management
6 2 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (4.00%) Change Management
7 1 (4.00%) Data Protection
7 1 (4.00%) ITIL
7 1 (4.00%) Migration
7 1 (4.00%) Programme Management
7 1 (4.00%) SOA
7 1 (4.00%) Software Engineering
7 1 (4.00%) TDD
7 1 (4.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 21 (84.00%) Java
2 9 (36.00%) SQL
3 6 (24.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.00%) BC Cleared
3 1 (4.00%) BPSS Clearance
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) Puppet
2 1 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 15 (60.00%) Oracle
2 12 (48.00%) EMC
2 12 (48.00%) Pega
2 12 (48.00%) VMware
3 4 (16.00%) webMethods
4 3 (12.00%) BEA
5 2 (8.00%) IBM
6 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
6 1 (4.00%) Red Hat
Telford, Shropshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £450.00 - £650.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Evesham
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago