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 3 months to 30 March 2017 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
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 57 65
Rank change year-on-year +4 +8  
Contract jobs citing Tomcat 2 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.32% 0.44% 0.26%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.44% 2.97% 1.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Median daily rate £363 £225 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +61.11% -52.63%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £401 £350
% change year-on-year +12.35% +14.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £17.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year - -47.76%  

Tomcat is in the application platform skills category. The next 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.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Birmingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 82 101 135
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 13.18% 14.77% 17.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 51 82
Median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +3.89% +2.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 4
Median hourly rate £21.00 £11.50 £11.93
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +82.60% -3.56%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.84
% change year-on-year - +3.91%  

Tomcat
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing Tomcat as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

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 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 30 March 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Tomcat.

1 5 (62.50%) Oracle
1 5 (62.50%) Apache
2 4 (50.00%) Linux
3 3 (37.50%) JBoss
3 3 (37.50%) Unix
3 3 (37.50%) Java
3 3 (37.50%) Red Hat
3 3 (37.50%) HTTP
4 2 (25.00%) Shell Script
4 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (25.00%) Perl
4 2 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (25.00%) MySQL
4 2 (25.00%) WebLogic
4 2 (25.00%) IIS
4 2 (25.00%) Finance
4 2 (25.00%) Migration
4 2 (25.00%) LAMP
4 2 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (25.00%) Banking
4 2 (25.00%) Investment Banking
4 2 (25.00%) Degree
4 2 (25.00%) Investment Management
4 2 (25.00%) Reference Data
4 2 (25.00%) AppDynamics
4 2 (25.00%) Application Performance Monitoring
4 2 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 1 (12.50%) Docker
5 1 (12.50%) CRUD

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 5 (62.50%) Apache
2 3 (37.50%) JBoss
3 2 (25.00%) IIS
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 2 (25.00%) WebLogic
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (12.50%) Tuxedo
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) HTTP
2 1 (12.50%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) MySQL
1 2 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (12.50%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) JMeter
General
1 2 (25.00%) Banking
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
1 2 (25.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Administrator
1 2 (25.00%) Architect
1 2 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Deployment Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Middleware Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) SOA Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) WebLogic Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) LAMP
2 1 (12.50%) CSS
2 1 (12.50%) CSS3
2 1 (12.50%) Grails
2 1 (12.50%) HTML
2 1 (12.50%) HTML5
2 1 (12.50%) J2EE
2 1 (12.50%) Java EE
2 1 (12.50%) JDBC
2 1 (12.50%) jQuery
2 1 (12.50%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (12.50%) Middleware
2 1 (12.50%) POJO
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Reference Data
2 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 1 (12.50%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (37.50%) Unix
3 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (12.50%) Windows
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Application Performance Monitoring
1 2 (25.00%) Investment Management
1 2 (25.00%) Migration
1 2 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) Coaching
2 1 (12.50%) CRUD
2 1 (12.50%) Data Architecture
2 1 (12.50%) Data Integration
2 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
2 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (12.50%) SOA
2 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Java
2 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (25.00%) Perl
2 2 (25.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Nagios
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle
2 3 (37.50%) Red Hat
3 2 (25.00%) AppDynamics
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (12.50%) Splunk