Period
to 22 July 2019

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 22 July 2019 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
22 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 82 88 76
Rank change year-on-year +6 -12 -8
Contract jobs citing Tomcat 15 16 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.09% 1.05% 0.68%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.20% 7.73% 4.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 9 6
Birmingham median daily rate £500 £475 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +15.15% +10.00%
10th Percentile £429 £167 £246
90th Percentile £550 £600 £483
West Midlands median daily rate £525 £450 £388
% change year-on-year +16.67% +16.13% -6.06%
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 183 207 207
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 13.26% 13.56% 15.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 132 143
Birmingham median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £211 £276 £263
90th Percentile £550 £574 £537
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £424 £400
% change year-on-year +0.29% +5.94% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 13 7
Birmingham median hourly rate £17.06 £15.50 £14.22
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.06% +9.04% +23.61%
10th Percentile £10.85 £14.30 £10.75
90th Percentile £20.00 £22.75 £17.98
West Midlands median hourly rate £20.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year +25.00% -5.88% +36.00%

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 22 July 2019.

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 22 July 2019, 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 14 (93.33%) Linux
2 12 (80.00%) Apache
2 12 (80.00%) WebSphere
3 11 (73.33%) Microsoft
3 11 (73.33%) Java
4 10 (66.67%) IIS
4 10 (66.67%) .NET
4 10 (66.67%) Servlets
4 10 (66.67%) DHCP
4 10 (66.67%) FTP
4 10 (66.67%) HTTP
4 10 (66.67%) TCP/IP
4 10 (66.67%) DNS
4 10 (66.67%) SSL
4 10 (66.67%) Configuration Management
4 10 (66.67%) Xen
4 10 (66.67%) Google
4 10 (66.67%) VMware
4 10 (66.67%) IPsec
4 10 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (66.67%) Jetty
4 10 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (66.67%) nginx
4 10 (66.67%) Amazon EC2
4 10 (66.67%) Google App Engine
4 10 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (66.67%) Open Source
4 10 (66.67%) Puppet
4 10 (66.67%) Jenkins
4 10 (66.67%) Google Cloud Platform

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 12 (80.00%) Apache
1 12 (80.00%) WebSphere
2 10 (66.67%) IIS
2 10 (66.67%) Jetty
2 10 (66.67%) Mongrel
2 10 (66.67%) nginx
3 4 (26.67%) WebLogic
4 2 (13.33%) JBoss
4 2 (13.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 10 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (66.67%) Amazon EC2
1 10 (66.67%) Google App Engine
1 10 (66.67%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 10 (66.67%) DHCP
1 10 (66.67%) DNS
1 10 (66.67%) FTP
1 10 (66.67%) HTTP
1 10 (66.67%) IPsec
1 10 (66.67%) SSL
1 10 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (13.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) Big Data
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 10 (66.67%) Jenkins
1 10 (66.67%) Travis CI
General
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
1 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
1 1 (6.67%) Retail
1 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) SOA Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Middleware Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Middleware Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior DevOps
4 1 (6.67%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior WebOps Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) WebOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (66.67%) .NET
1 10 (66.67%) Servlets
2 9 (60.00%) J2EE
3 2 (13.33%) JDBC
3 2 (13.33%) Middleware
3 2 (13.33%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 14 (93.33%) Linux
2 4 (26.67%) AIX
2 4 (26.67%) Unix
3 3 (20.00%) Solaris
4 2 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (6.67%) Windows
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Configuration Management
1 10 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
1 10 (66.67%) Open Source
2 8 (53.33%) DevOps
3 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (26.67%) ITIL
4 2 (13.33%) Change Management
4 2 (13.33%) Load Balancing
4 2 (13.33%) Performance Analysis
4 2 (13.33%) Performance Metrics
4 2 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (13.33%) Preventative Maintenance
4 2 (13.33%) SOA
5 1 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (6.67%) Cloud Operations
5 1 (6.67%) Coaching
5 1 (6.67%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (6.67%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (6.67%) Programme Management
5 1 (6.67%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) Java
2 2 (13.33%) PHP
2 2 (13.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) BPSS Clearance
2 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (13.33%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (6.67%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) SLA
2 1 (6.67%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 10 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 10 (66.67%) Xen
2 3 (20.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (66.67%) Puppet
2 5 (33.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 11 (73.33%) Microsoft
2 10 (66.67%) Google
2 10 (66.67%) VMware
3 2 (13.33%) Oracle
3 2 (13.33%) Red Hat
4 1 (6.67%) CA