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 23 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apache Tomcat
Cheshire / Chester
Rank - 28 32
Contract jobs citing Tomcat 0 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Chester - 1.99% 0.54%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 6.98% 3.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +30.76%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £448 £400 £350
% change year-on-year +11.87% +14.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £16.75 -
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 Chester with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Chester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 18 43 26
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Chester 18.00% 28.48% 13.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 27 16
Median daily rate £323 £348 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.19% -11.74%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £245 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £435 £484
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 7
Median hourly rate £14.00 £22.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -37.77% -18.18%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.90 £16.25 £14.81
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.20 £35.00 £29.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year -5.55% +12.50%  

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

Tomcat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 23 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 Chester region with a requirement for Tomcat.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Struts
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) UML
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) JBoss
1 2 (100.00%) RAD
1 2 (100.00%) RUP
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) Validation
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) JSTL
1 2 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) GlassFish
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source
1 2 (100.00%) hybris
1 2 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 2 (100.00%) REST
1 2 (100.00%) Customer Requirements

Tomcat
Top Related IT Skills in Chester 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 2 (100.00%) GlassFish
1 2 (100.00%) JBoss
1 2 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) JSTL
1 2 (100.00%) REST
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) Struts
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Customer Requirements
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source
1 2 (100.00%) RAD
1 2 (100.00%) RUP
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (100.00%) UML
1 2 (100.00%) Validation
1 2 (100.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) hybris