Period
to 19 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 19 October 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
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 86 83 92
Rank change year-on-year -3 +9 +2
Contract jobs citing Tomcat 8 5 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.61% 0.39% 0.88%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.90% 2.69% 6.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 7
Cheshire median daily rate £300 £394 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.81% -1.56% -5.88%
10th Percentile £246 £319 £325
90th Percentile £375 £452 £488
North West median daily rate £413 £415 £435
% change year-on-year -0.60% -4.60% +2.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - £32.76

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 Cheshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Cheshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 205 186 211
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 15.55% 14.52% 13.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 134 149
Cheshire median daily rate £375 £370 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.35% -1.33% -6.25%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £256
90th Percentile £563 £505 £575
North West median daily rate £400 £386 £398
% change year-on-year +3.56% -3.01% -4.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 13 9
Cheshire median hourly rate £20.00 £30.00 £14.86
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -33.33% +101.88% -11.76%
10th Percentile £16.20 £13.20 £11.25
90th Percentile £38.00 £37.60 £23.55
North West median hourly rate £22.83 £27.00 £15.25
% change year-on-year -15.46% +77.05% -9.87%

Tomcat
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Tomcat in Cheshire

Tomcat
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Tomcat in Cheshire

Tomcat
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Tomcat in Cheshire over the 6 months to 19 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Tomcat in Cheshire

Tomcat
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Tomcat in Cheshire

Tomcat
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Tomcat within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 19 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford - 4 £375 -
Crewe - 3 £270 -
Warrington - 1 - -
Tomcat
North West

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Tomcat.

1 6 (75.00%) Java
2 5 (62.50%) ITIL
2 5 (62.50%) Apache
3 4 (50.00%) XML
4 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database
4 3 (37.50%) EDI
4 3 (37.50%) FTP
4 3 (37.50%) Oracle
4 3 (37.50%) Linux
4 3 (37.50%) JBoss
4 3 (37.50%) Knowledge Management
4 3 (37.50%) Problem Management
5 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (25.00%) IBM
5 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
5 2 (25.00%) SQL
5 2 (25.00%) HTTP
5 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
6 1 (12.50%) OpenShift
6 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
6 1 (12.50%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (12.50%) Ansible
6 1 (12.50%) Docker
6 1 (12.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (12.50%) Puppet
6 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
6 1 (12.50%) NoSQL
6 1 (12.50%) Node.js
6 1 (12.50%) REST

Tomcat
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 1 (12.50%) IBM HTTP Server
3 1 (12.50%) IIS
3 1 (12.50%) Jetty
3 1 (12.50%) nginx
3 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (12.50%) Amazon Glacier
2 1 (12.50%) Amazon S3
2 1 (12.50%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) FTP
2 2 (25.00%) HTTP
3 1 (12.50%) SSL
3 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database
2 1 (12.50%) Amazon Athena
2 1 (12.50%) Amazon Redshift
2 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
2 1 (12.50%) NoSQL
2 1 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (12.50%) CA Release Automation
2 1 (12.50%) Eclipse
2 1 (12.50%) Gradle
2 1 (12.50%) IntelliJ
2 1 (12.50%) JIRA
2 1 (12.50%) Maven
2 1 (12.50%) NetBeans
2 1 (12.50%) Travis CI
General
1 1 (12.50%) Banking
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Investment Banking
1 1 (12.50%) Law
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Applications Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Applications Support
1 3 (37.50%) Applications Support Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Environment Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) IT Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Lead Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Lead Java Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Middleware Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Security Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Security Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Developer
2 1 (12.50%) WebOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) XML
2 3 (37.50%) EDI
3 1 (12.50%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (12.50%) Java EE
3 1 (12.50%) JMS
3 1 (12.50%) JSON
3 1 (12.50%) JSP
3 1 (12.50%) Middleware
3 1 (12.50%) Node.js
3 1 (12.50%) REST
3 1 (12.50%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 1 (12.50%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (12.50%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Unix
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) Knowledge Management
2 3 (37.50%) Problem Management
3 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (12.50%) Decision-Making
4 1 (12.50%) Defect Management
4 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 1 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (12.50%) Project Management
4 1 (12.50%) Project Planning
4 1 (12.50%) Scenario Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (12.50%) Virtual Team Management
4 1 (12.50%) Wealth Management
4 1 (12.50%) Web Development
4 1 (12.50%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) Java
2 2 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Ansible
1 1 (12.50%) BladeLogic
1 1 (12.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) IBM
3 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
3 1 (12.50%) Splunk
3 1 (12.50%) Sybase