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 22 January 2017 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apache Tomcat
England / West Midlands
Rank 107 103 102
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Contract jobs citing Tomcat 13 17 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.55% 0.70% 0.52%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.93% 4.00% 3.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 5
Median daily rate £432 £383 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.94% -12.57%
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £29.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
- -20.32%

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
331 425 350
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 14.03% 17.42% 16.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 176 233 204
Median daily rate £400 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £273 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £513 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 28
Median hourly rate £21.47 £16.00 £15.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.15% +0.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.38 £16.00 £11.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.30 £24.50 £35.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

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
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 22 January 2017. 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 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
Shropshire +20 6 - -
Birmingham -5 4 £489 - 3
Coventry -15 2 - - 2
Warwickshire -2 1 £375 +15.38%
Tomcat
England

Tomcat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 42 (93.33%) Java
2 26 (57.78%) SQL
3 23 (51.11%) HTML
4 22 (48.89%) CSS
4 22 (48.89%) JBoss
5 21 (46.67%) JavaScript
5 21 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (42.22%) Oracle
6 19 (42.22%) Linux
7 17 (37.78%) JSP
8 16 (35.56%) XML
9 14 (31.11%) WebLogic
9 14 (31.11%) Apache
9 14 (31.11%) WebSphere
9 14 (31.11%) Java EE
10 13 (28.89%) Servlets
10 13 (28.89%) Web Services
11 12 (26.67%) Scrum
11 12 (26.67%) Jenkins
12 11 (24.44%) jQuery
12 11 (24.44%) TDD
12 11 (24.44%) Struts
12 11 (24.44%) JUnit
13 10 (22.22%) Ant
13 10 (22.22%) Unix
13 10 (22.22%) Spring
13 10 (22.22%) Web Development
14 9 (20.00%) HTTP
14 9 (20.00%) OO
14 9 (20.00%) Perl

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 22 (48.89%) JBoss
2 14 (31.11%) Apache
2 14 (31.11%) WebLogic
2 14 (31.11%) WebSphere
3 8 (17.78%) WebLogic Portal
4 5 (11.11%) nginx
4 5 (11.11%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (4.44%) Confluence
5 2 (4.44%) Documentum
5 2 (4.44%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 1 (2.22%) IIS
6 1 (2.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (2.22%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.11%) GitHub
1 5 (11.11%) Google Analytics
2 2 (4.44%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (20.00%) HTTP
2 5 (11.11%) SSL
2 5 (11.11%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.22%) FTP
3 1 (2.22%) OpenLDAP
3 1 (2.22%) SSH
3 1 (2.22%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.78%) DB2
1 8 (17.78%) Relational Database
1 8 (17.78%) SQL Server
2 7 (15.56%) MySQL
3 6 (13.33%) MongoDB
4 5 (11.11%) NoSQL
4 5 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (6.67%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.22%) Redis
Development Applications
1 12 (26.67%) Jenkins
2 11 (24.44%) JUnit
3 10 (22.22%) Ant
4 8 (17.78%) Log4j
5 7 (15.56%) Eclipse
5 7 (15.56%) Git (software)
5 7 (15.56%) Maven
6 5 (11.11%) Cucumber
6 5 (11.11%) Gatling
6 5 (11.11%) Grunt
6 5 (11.11%) gulp
6 5 (11.11%) IntelliJ
6 5 (11.11%) Karma Test Runner
6 5 (11.11%) Selenium
6 5 (11.11%) Sublime Text
6 5 (11.11%) Subversion
7 2 (4.44%) CA Gen
7 2 (4.44%) DbUnit
7 2 (4.44%) jMock
7 2 (4.44%) Mockito
General
1 8 (17.78%) Back Office
2 4 (8.89%) Finance
3 3 (6.67%) Banking
4 2 (4.44%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (55.56%) Developer
2 17 (37.78%) Java Developer
3 10 (22.22%) Consultant
4 7 (15.56%) Senior Developer
4 7 (15.56%) Senior Java Developer
4 7 (15.56%) Technical Consultant
5 5 (11.11%) Scala Developer
6 2 (4.44%) Administrator
6 2 (4.44%) Agile Developer
6 2 (4.44%) Agile Java Developer
6 2 (4.44%) Architect
6 2 (4.44%) Documentum Developer
6 2 (4.44%) Senior Agile Developer
6 2 (4.44%) Senior Agile Java Developer
6 2 (4.44%) Support Specialist
7 1 (2.22%) Applications Developer
7 1 (2.22%) Lead Developer
7 1 (2.22%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (2.22%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (2.22%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (51.11%) HTML
2 22 (48.89%) CSS
3 17 (37.78%) JSP
4 16 (35.56%) XML
5 14 (31.11%) Java EE
6 13 (28.89%) Servlets
6 13 (28.89%) Web Services
7 11 (24.44%) jQuery
7 11 (24.44%) Struts
8 10 (22.22%) Spring
9 8 (17.78%) AngularJS
9 8 (17.78%) JDBC
9 8 (17.78%) JMS
10 7 (15.56%) Node.js
10 7 (15.56%) Swing
11 6 (13.33%) Hibernate
11 6 (13.33%) SOAP
11 6 (13.33%) XSLT
12 5 (11.11%) AWT
12 5 (11.11%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.67%) Computer Science
1 3 (6.67%) Data Centre
1 3 (6.67%) Mathematics
2 1 (2.22%) Data Integration
2 1 (2.22%) Reference Data
2 1 (2.22%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 19 (42.22%) Linux
2 10 (22.22%) Unix
3 8 (17.78%) Ubuntu
4 7 (15.56%) Windows
5 3 (6.67%) Debian
6 1 (2.22%) AIX
6 1 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.22%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (26.67%) Scrum
3 11 (24.44%) TDD
4 10 (22.22%) Web Development
5 9 (20.00%) OO
6 8 (17.78%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (17.78%) DevOps
7 7 (15.56%) OOA/OOD
8 6 (13.33%) UML
9 5 (11.11%) Analytics
9 5 (11.11%) Automated Testing
9 5 (11.11%) OOD
9 5 (11.11%) Open Source
10 4 (8.89%) Configuration Management
11 3 (6.67%) Data Modelling
11 3 (6.67%) Migration
11 3 (6.67%) Software Engineering
12 2 (4.44%) Investment Management
12 2 (4.44%) Problem Management
12 2 (4.44%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 42 (93.33%) Java
2 26 (57.78%) SQL
3 21 (46.67%) JavaScript
4 9 (20.00%) Perl
5 6 (13.33%) Groovy
5 6 (13.33%) Scala
6 5 (11.11%) C#
6 5 (11.11%) Haskell
6 5 (11.11%) Python
6 5 (11.11%) Ruby
7 2 (4.44%) PL/SQL
7 2 (4.44%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.22%) PHP
8 1 (2.22%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (11.11%) Degree
1 5 (11.11%) Sun Certification
2 1 (2.22%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (6.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (11.11%) Grafana
1 5 (11.11%) Kibana
2 3 (6.67%) Puppet
3 1 (2.22%) Kubernetes
3 1 (2.22%) Nagios
3 1 (2.22%) Rancher
Vendors
1 19 (42.22%) Oracle
2 8 (17.78%) IBM
2 8 (17.78%) Misys
3 5 (11.11%) Google
3 5 (11.11%) Sun
4 3 (6.67%) OpenText
4 3 (6.67%) Red Hat
5 2 (4.44%) AppDynamics
5 2 (4.44%) BEA
5 2 (4.44%) Pega
6 1 (2.22%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.22%) Splunk