Period
to 20 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Tomcat skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Tomcat over the 6 months to 20 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Apache Tomcat
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
20 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 82 80 72
Rank change year-on-year -2 -8 +21
Contract jobs citing Tomcat 22 8 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.48% 0.64% 1.99%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.78% 4.37% 11.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 5 16
Birmingham median daily rate £475 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.67% - -11.76%
10th Percentile £170 £228 £211
90th Percentile £600 £489 £425
West Midlands median daily rate £438 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +6.06% -2.94% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £47.50 - -

Tomcat is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Birmingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 204 183 258
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 13.71% 14.58% 17.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 119 165
Birmingham median daily rate £434 £381 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.99% +1.47% -1.96%
10th Percentile £306 £261 £211
90th Percentile £597 £534 £500
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £388 £413
% change year-on-year +9.68% -6.06% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 6 9
Birmingham median hourly rate £15.00 £14.22 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.52% +13.72% -16.67%
10th Percentile £12.50 £10.63 £10.00
90th Percentile £23.00 £18.57 £16.50
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £18.00 £12.50
% change year-on-year -13.89% +44.00% -23.08%

Tomcat
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing Tomcat as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Tomcat in Birmingham

Tomcat
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Tomcat in Birmingham.

Contractor daily rate trend for Tomcat in Birmingham

Tomcat
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Tomcat in Birmingham over the 6 months to 20 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Tomcat in Birmingham

Tomcat
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Tomcat in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 20 June 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Tomcat also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Tomcat.

1 19 (86.36%) Java
2 15 (68.18%) JBoss
3 14 (63.64%) Jenkins
4 13 (59.09%) J2EE
5 12 (54.55%) XML
5 12 (54.55%) Spring
5 12 (54.55%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (50.00%) Maven
6 11 (50.00%) Hibernate
6 11 (50.00%) Struts
6 11 (50.00%) DevOps
7 9 (40.91%) Amazon AWS
7 9 (40.91%) Web Services
7 9 (40.91%) JUnit
7 9 (40.91%) IIS
7 9 (40.91%) JavaScript
7 9 (40.91%) Java EE
7 9 (40.91%) WebSphere
7 9 (40.91%) Git (software)
8 8 (36.36%) JPA
8 8 (36.36%) jQuery
8 8 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (36.36%) HTML
8 8 (36.36%) Apache
9 7 (31.82%) Linux
9 7 (31.82%) TDD
9 7 (31.82%) Ajax
9 7 (31.82%) VMware
9 7 (31.82%) JSON
9 7 (31.82%) VMware Infrastructure

Tomcat
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 15 (68.18%) JBoss
2 9 (40.91%) IIS
2 9 (40.91%) WebSphere
3 8 (36.36%) Apache
4 5 (22.73%) Mule
4 5 (22.73%) Mule ESB
4 5 (22.73%) nginx
5 3 (13.64%) WildFly
6 2 (9.09%) GlassFish
6 2 (9.09%) Jetty
6 2 (9.09%) Mongrel
6 2 (9.09%) MS Exchange
6 2 (9.09%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 2 (9.09%) Skype for Business
6 2 (9.09%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 9 (40.91%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (22.73%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (4.55%) Amazon S3
4 1 (4.55%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (4.55%) Google App Engine
4 1 (4.55%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) HTTP
1 4 (18.18%) SSL
2 3 (13.64%) DNS
3 2 (9.09%) Firewall
3 2 (9.09%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (9.09%) iSCSI
3 2 (9.09%) LAN
3 2 (9.09%) TCP/IP
3 2 (9.09%) WAN
4 1 (4.55%) DHCP
4 1 (4.55%) FTP
4 1 (4.55%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (27.27%) RDBMS
1 6 (27.27%) Relational Database
2 4 (18.18%) MySQL
2 4 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (13.64%) JasperReports
4 2 (9.09%) Couchbase
4 2 (9.09%) NoSQL
4 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
5 1 (4.55%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 14 (63.64%) Jenkins
2 11 (50.00%) Maven
3 9 (40.91%) Git (software)
3 9 (40.91%) JUnit
4 5 (22.73%) Ant
4 5 (22.73%) Eclipse
4 5 (22.73%) Subversion
5 4 (18.18%) DbUnit
5 4 (18.18%) jMock
5 4 (18.18%) Mockito
5 4 (18.18%) SonarQube
6 2 (9.09%) Bugzilla
6 2 (9.09%) JIRA
6 2 (9.09%) MSBuild
6 2 (9.09%) Travis CI
7 1 (4.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (4.55%) GitLab
7 1 (4.55%) JMeter
7 1 (4.55%) Selenium
7 1 (4.55%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (13.64%) Games
2 2 (9.09%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (54.55%) Developer
2 9 (40.91%) Java Developer
3 5 (22.73%) Senior Developer
3 5 (22.73%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Backend Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 3 (13.64%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
4 3 (13.64%) Java Software Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Lead Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Lead Java Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Lead Software Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Senior Backend Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Senior Front-End Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Senior Java Software Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Senior Software Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Software Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Applications Support Specialist
5 2 (9.09%) Deployment Manager
5 2 (9.09%) IT Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) MuleSoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (59.09%) J2EE
2 12 (54.55%) Spring
2 12 (54.55%) XML
3 11 (50.00%) Hibernate
3 11 (50.00%) Struts
4 9 (40.91%) Java EE
4 9 (40.91%) Web Services
5 8 (36.36%) HTML
5 8 (36.36%) JPA
5 8 (36.36%) jQuery
6 7 (31.82%) Ajax
6 7 (31.82%) JSON
7 6 (27.27%) JMS
7 6 (27.27%) JSP
7 6 (27.27%) Middleware
7 6 (27.27%) REST
7 6 (27.27%) SOAP
8 4 (18.18%) PowerMock
8 4 (18.18%) RabbitMQ
8 4 (18.18%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (13.64%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (9.09%) Client/Server
2 2 (9.09%) Clustering
2 2 (9.09%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (9.09%) Wiki
3 1 (4.55%) DataPower
3 1 (4.55%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 7 (31.82%) Linux
2 5 (22.73%) Windows
3 4 (18.18%) Windows Server
4 3 (13.64%) Unix
5 2 (9.09%) CentOS
5 2 (9.09%) Debian
5 2 (9.09%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) Continuous Integration
2 11 (50.00%) DevOps
3 8 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (31.82%) TDD
5 6 (27.27%) Scrum
6 5 (22.73%) Coaching
6 5 (22.73%) Mentoring
6 5 (22.73%) Software Engineering
7 4 (18.18%) BDD
7 4 (18.18%) Kanban
7 4 (18.18%) Virtual Infrastructure
8 3 (13.64%) Concurrent Programming
8 3 (13.64%) Configuration Management
8 3 (13.64%) Continuous Delivery
8 3 (13.64%) Continuous Deployment
8 3 (13.64%) Multithreading
8 3 (13.64%) MVC
8 3 (13.64%) Software Architecture
8 3 (13.64%) Value Proposition
9 2 (9.09%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 19 (86.36%) Java
2 9 (40.91%) JavaScript
3 6 (27.27%) SQL
4 4 (18.18%) Perl
4 4 (18.18%) Python
5 3 (13.64%) PL/SQL
5 3 (13.64%) Shell Script
6 2 (9.09%) PHP
6 2 (9.09%) PowerShell
6 2 (9.09%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) DBS Check
2 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 7 (31.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (18.18%) Active Directory
2 4 (18.18%) vSphere
3 3 (13.64%) Xen
4 2 (9.09%) Hyper-V
4 2 (9.09%) NFS
4 2 (9.09%) Samba
4 2 (9.09%) Squid
4 2 (9.09%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 5 (22.73%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (22.73%) Puppet
2 3 (13.64%) Nagios
3 2 (9.09%) HAProxy
3 2 (9.09%) Salt
3 2 (9.09%) WMI
4 1 (4.55%) Ansible
4 1 (4.55%) Automic
4 1 (4.55%) Graylog
4 1 (4.55%) logstash
4 1 (4.55%) Rundeck
4 1 (4.55%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (4.55%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 7 (31.82%) VMware
2 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 5 (22.73%) MuleSoft
3 5 (22.73%) WSO2
4 4 (18.18%) Red Hat
5 3 (13.64%) Oracle
5 3 (13.64%) Splunk
5 3 (13.64%) Unisys
6 2 (9.09%) AppDynamics
6 2 (9.09%) Dynatrace
7 1 (4.55%) CA
7 1 (4.55%) Google
7 1 (4.55%) IBM
7 1 (4.55%) Micro Focus
7 1 (4.55%) Serena
7 1 (4.55%) Teradata