The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Chester 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 27 June 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
Cheshire / Chester
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 39 34
Contract jobs citing Tomcat 0 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Chester - 1.35% 0.48%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 7.69% 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £425 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £375
% change year-on-year -5.55% +20.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £44.50 £32.54
% change year-on-year +1.12% +36.75%  

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 Chester with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Chester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 20 39 21
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Chester 14.39% 17.57% 10.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 33 13
Median daily rate £290 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £190 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 3
Median hourly rate £11.00 £21.00 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -47.61% -38.23%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +5.76% +23.80%  

Tomcat
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Chester 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 Chester

Tomcat
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Tomcat in Chester