The first table below looks at the demand for Tomcat skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Tomcat over the 3 months to 1 August 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 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Tomcat
Rank 65 73 92
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +19
Contract jobs citing Tomcat 49 40 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.11% 1.91% 1.40%
As % of the Application Platforms category 12.69% 10.58% 7.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 25 18
Average daily rate
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£350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £263 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £401 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £356 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.50 £57.50
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -40.00%
Application Platforms Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
386 378 480
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 16.62% 18.04% 18.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 211 186 251
Average daily rate £350 £313 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £125 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 23 31
Average hourly rate £21.75 £23.25 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.45% +16.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £41.50 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.84 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-11.36% -5.00%
Tomcat
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Tomcat
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Tomcat Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Tomcat
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Tomcat Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Tomcat
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Tomcat across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Tomcat Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Tomcat
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Tomcat Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Tomcat
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 August 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
West Yorkshire -4 25 £466 +55.41% 4
South Yorkshire +7 11 £310 -11.42% 8
North Yorkshire +5 11 £300 -17.24% 7
East Yorkshire - - - -
Tomcat
England

Tomcat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 75 (96.15%) Java
2 35 (44.87%) Apache
3 33 (42.31%) Hibernate
4 32 (41.03%) Spring
4 32 (41.03%) Open Source
5 24 (30.77%) Linux
5 24 (30.77%) Red Hat
6 21 (26.92%) J2EE
7 20 (25.64%) JavaScript
7 20 (25.64%) Maven
8 19 (24.36%) MySQL
9 18 (23.08%) HTML
9 18 (23.08%) CSS
9 18 (23.08%) MVC
9 18 (23.08%) OpenLDAP
10 17 (21.79%) PostgreSQL
10 17 (21.79%) PHP
11 16 (20.51%) JMeter
11 16 (20.51%) Spring MVC
11 16 (20.51%) Git (software)
11 16 (20.51%) jQuery
11 16 (20.51%) Redis
12 15 (19.23%) Enterprise Software
12 15 (19.23%) Hudson
12 15 (19.23%) Performance Testing
13 14 (17.95%) Validation
13 14 (17.95%) TDD
14 13 (16.67%) SQL
14 13 (16.67%) HTML5
14 13 (16.67%) Jenkins

Tomcat
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 35 (44.87%) Apache
2 12 (15.38%) WebLogic
2 12 (15.38%) WebSphere
3 10 (12.82%) CMS
4 8 (10.26%) IIS
5 7 (8.97%) Magnolia
6 4 (5.13%) Jetty
7 2 (2.56%) Apache ServiceMix
8 1 (1.28%) Oracle Application Server
8 1 (1.28%) WebLogic Portal
8 1 (1.28%) nginx
8 1 (1.28%) Mule
8 1 (1.28%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 3 (3.85%) SAP IS-U
2 1 (1.28%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.28%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (23.08%) OpenLDAP
2 7 (8.97%) Internet
3 6 (7.69%) TCP/IP
4 4 (5.13%) HTTP
5 2 (2.56%) VPN
5 2 (2.56%) DNS
5 2 (2.56%) LDAP
5 2 (2.56%) VLAN
6 1 (1.28%) SSH
6 1 (1.28%) Firewall
6 1 (1.28%) HTTPS
6 1 (1.28%) SSL
6 1 (1.28%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (24.36%) MySQL
2 17 (21.79%) PostgreSQL
3 16 (20.51%) Redis
4 12 (15.38%) SQL Server
5 9 (11.54%) RDBMS
5 9 (11.54%) Relational Database
6 7 (8.97%) Jackrabbit
7 5 (6.41%) Oracle Database
8 2 (2.56%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (2.56%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (2.56%) JasperReports
9 1 (1.28%) Oracle9i Database
9 1 (1.28%) Riak
Development Applications
1 20 (25.64%) Maven
2 16 (20.51%) JMeter
2 16 (20.51%) Git (software)
3 15 (19.23%) Hudson
4 13 (16.67%) Jenkins
5 11 (14.10%) Selenium
5 11 (14.10%) JUnit
5 11 (14.10%) Cucumber
6 10 (12.82%) Subversion
7 7 (8.97%) Eclipse
8 4 (5.13%) NUnit
8 4 (5.13%) JIRA
9 2 (2.56%) Subclipse
9 2 (2.56%) TestNG
9 2 (2.56%) TeamCity
9 2 (2.56%) EasyMock
9 2 (2.56%) Log4j
9 2 (2.56%) jMock
General
1 1 (1.28%) Finance
1 1 (1.28%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 38 (48.72%) Developer
2 37 (47.44%) Java Developer
3 16 (20.51%) Architect
3 16 (20.51%) Technical Architect
4 12 (15.38%) Administrator
5 11 (14.10%) Systems Administrator
6 8 (10.26%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 6 (7.69%) Analyst
7 6 (7.69%) Support Analyst
7 6 (7.69%) Applications Support
7 6 (7.69%) Applications Support Analyst
8 5 (6.41%) Senior Java Developer
8 5 (6.41%) Senior Developer
9 3 (3.85%) Consultant
10 2 (2.56%) Web Developer
10 2 (2.56%) SAP Consultant
10 2 (2.56%) Solutions Consultant
10 2 (2.56%) Java Web Developer
11 1 (1.28%) J2EE Developer
11 1 (1.28%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (42.31%) Hibernate
2 32 (41.03%) Spring
3 21 (26.92%) J2EE
4 18 (23.08%) HTML
4 18 (23.08%) CSS
5 16 (20.51%) Spring MVC
5 16 (20.51%) jQuery
6 13 (16.67%) HTML5
7 12 (15.38%) Spring Integration
8 11 (14.10%) Apache Flex
8 11 (14.10%) Java EE
8 11 (14.10%) Web Services
9 10 (12.82%) REST
9 10 (12.82%) Ajax
10 8 (10.26%) JSF
11 6 (7.69%) JSON
12 4 (5.13%) CSS3
12 4 (5.13%) JPA
13 3 (3.85%) Tapestry
13 3 (3.85%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 32 (41.03%) Open Source
2 15 (19.23%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (11.54%) Reference Data
4 8 (10.26%) Data Integration
5 4 (5.13%) N-Tier
6 3 (3.85%) Statistics
6 3 (3.85%) Management Information System
6 3 (3.85%) Smart Meter
6 3 (3.85%) Digital Media
7 2 (2.56%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 24 (30.77%) Linux
2 7 (8.97%) Debian
2 7 (8.97%) UNIX
3 6 (7.69%) Windows
4 4 (5.13%) Android
5 3 (3.85%) AIX
6 1 (1.28%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (23.08%) MVC
2 15 (19.23%) Performance Testing
3 14 (17.95%) Validation
3 14 (17.95%) TDD
4 11 (14.10%) Software Engineering
4 11 (14.10%) BDD
5 10 (12.82%) Scrum
6 9 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (11.54%) Data Modelling
6 9 (11.54%) Data Architecture
7 6 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (7.69%) ITIL
8 5 (6.41%) CMMI
8 5 (6.41%) Performance Tuning
9 4 (5.13%) Android Development
9 4 (5.13%) Problem Management
9 4 (5.13%) Service Management
9 4 (5.13%) Technical Architecture
10 3 (3.85%) Web Development
10 3 (3.85%) OO
Programming Languages
1 75 (96.15%) Java
2 20 (25.64%) JavaScript
3 17 (21.79%) PHP
4 13 (16.67%) SQL
5 4 (5.13%) Bash Shell
5 4 (5.13%) Perl
6 3 (3.85%) Python
7 2 (2.56%) PowerShell
7 2 (2.56%) Ruby
8 1 (1.28%) C++
8 1 (1.28%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (3.85%) Degree
2 2 (2.56%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.28%) OCP
3 1 (1.28%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (1.28%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.69%) COBIT
2 4 (5.13%) QA
3 3 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.56%) qmail
1 2 (2.56%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.56%) Xen
Systems Management
1 10 (12.82%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (6.41%) Puppet
3 1 (1.28%) Salt
3 1 (1.28%) Vagrant
3 1 (1.28%) HAProxy
3 1 (1.28%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 24 (30.77%) Red Hat
2 10 (12.82%) JBoss
2 10 (12.82%) Oracle
3 4 (5.13%) FatWire
4 3 (3.85%) Perforce
4 3 (3.85%) SAP
5 1 (1.28%) ATG
5 1 (1.28%) IBM
5 1 (1.28%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.28%) hybris