The first table below looks at the demand for Tomcat skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Tomcat over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the West Yorkshire region.

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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Tomcat
Rank 71 66 85
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +19
Contract jobs citing Tomcat 26 35 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.55% 2.33% 1.09%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.32% 10.90% 6.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 16 14
Average daily rate
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£463 £300 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+54.16% -10.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £250 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £431 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £34.00 £41.25
% change year-on-year
+4.41% -17.57%
Application Platforms Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
279 321 330
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 16.65% 21.34% 17.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 154 176
Average daily rate £350 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £125 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £370 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 14 15
Average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.90 £10.00 £11.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £38.50 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-17.50% -
Tomcat
Yorkshire

Tomcat
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Tomcat across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Tomcat Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Tomcat
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Tomcat Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Tomcat
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Tomcat across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

Tomcat Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Tomcat
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Tomcat Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Tomcat
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014. 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
Leeds -9 25 £456 +52.08% 9
Wakefield - - - -
Bradford - - - -
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Yorkshire

Tomcat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 34 (91.89%) Java
2 23 (62.16%) Apache
3 18 (48.65%) Open Source
4 17 (45.95%) PHP
4 17 (45.95%) Red Hat
5 16 (43.24%) JMeter
5 16 (43.24%) PostgreSQL
5 16 (43.24%) Redis
5 16 (43.24%) OpenLDAP
6 15 (40.54%) Performance Testing
6 15 (40.54%) Hibernate
7 14 (37.84%) Validation
7 14 (37.84%) Spring
8 13 (35.14%) Maven
9 10 (27.03%) JavaScript
10 9 (24.32%) HTML
10 9 (24.32%) J2EE
10 9 (24.32%) SQL Server
10 9 (24.32%) CSS
10 9 (24.32%) Data Modelling
10 9 (24.32%) Java EE
10 9 (24.32%) Reference Data
10 9 (24.32%) Data Architecture
11 8 (21.62%) Data Integration
11 8 (21.62%) IIS
12 6 (16.22%) jQuery
13 5 (13.51%) JSON
13 5 (13.51%) HTML5
13 5 (13.51%) Performance Tuning
13 5 (13.51%) Relational Database

Tomcat
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 23 (62.16%) Apache
2 8 (21.62%) IIS
3 4 (10.81%) WebLogic
4 2 (5.41%) CMS
5 1 (2.70%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (2.70%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.70%) Mule
5 1 (2.70%) nginx
5 1 (2.70%) Node.js
5 1 (2.70%) Apache ServiceMix
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (43.24%) OpenLDAP
2 2 (5.41%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (43.24%) PostgreSQL
1 16 (43.24%) Redis
2 9 (24.32%) SQL Server
3 5 (13.51%) RDBMS
3 5 (13.51%) MySQL
3 5 (13.51%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (2.70%) Riak
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 16 (43.24%) JMeter
2 13 (35.14%) Maven
3 4 (10.81%) NUnit
3 4 (10.81%) Eclipse
4 3 (8.11%) JIRA
5 1 (2.70%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.70%) JUnit
General
1 1 (2.70%) Finance
1 1 (2.70%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 16 (43.24%) Architect
1 16 (43.24%) Technical Architect
2 14 (37.84%) Developer
3 13 (35.14%) Java Developer
4 4 (10.81%) Applications Support Analyst
4 4 (10.81%) Analyst
4 4 (10.81%) Support Analyst
4 4 (10.81%) Applications Support
5 3 (8.11%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (8.11%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 3 (8.11%) Senior Developer
6 1 (2.70%) Oracle DBA
6 1 (2.70%) Testing Specialist
6 1 (2.70%) Cloud Software Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) Cloud Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) Administrator
6 1 (2.70%) Data Architect
6 1 (2.70%) DBA
6 1 (2.70%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (40.54%) Hibernate
2 14 (37.84%) Spring
3 9 (24.32%) HTML
3 9 (24.32%) J2EE
3 9 (24.32%) CSS
3 9 (24.32%) Java EE
4 6 (16.22%) jQuery
5 5 (13.51%) JSON
5 5 (13.51%) HTML5
6 4 (10.81%) JPA
6 4 (10.81%) CSS3
6 4 (10.81%) Web Services
7 2 (5.41%) ActiveMQ
8 1 (2.70%) JSF
8 1 (2.70%) Struts
8 1 (2.70%) Struts2
8 1 (2.70%) RabbitMQ
8 1 (2.70%) REST
8 1 (2.70%) Spring MVC
8 1 (2.70%) JBoss Seam
Miscellaneous
1 18 (48.65%) Open Source
2 9 (24.32%) Reference Data
3 8 (21.62%) Data Integration
4 3 (8.11%) N-Tier
5 2 (5.41%) NHS
5 2 (5.41%) Management Information System
5 2 (5.41%) Statistics
6 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.51%) UNIX
2 4 (10.81%) Windows
3 2 (5.41%) Linux
4 1 (2.70%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (40.54%) Performance Testing
2 14 (37.84%) Validation
3 9 (24.32%) Data Modelling
3 9 (24.32%) Data Architecture
4 5 (13.51%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (10.81%) ITIL
5 4 (10.81%) CMMI
5 4 (10.81%) Software Engineering
5 4 (10.81%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (8.11%) Problem Management
6 3 (8.11%) Service Management
7 2 (5.41%) DevOps
7 2 (5.41%) ITIL V3
7 2 (5.41%) Scrum
7 2 (5.41%) TDD
8 1 (2.70%) TOGAF
8 1 (2.70%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (2.70%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (2.70%) MVC
8 1 (2.70%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (91.89%) Java
2 17 (45.95%) PHP
3 10 (27.03%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.41%) Ruby
4 2 (5.41%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.70%) C++
5 1 (2.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (5.41%) Degree
2 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.70%) OCP
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.81%) COBIT
2 2 (5.41%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (8.11%) Puppet
2 1 (2.70%) Vagrant
2 1 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.70%) HAProxy
2 1 (2.70%) Salt
Vendors
1 17 (45.95%) Red Hat
2 3 (8.11%) Oracle
2 3 (8.11%) FatWire
3 2 (5.41%) JBoss
3 2 (5.41%) Perforce
4 1 (2.70%) Microsoft