The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 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
England / East of England
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 111 104 120
Rank change year-on-year -7 +16  
Contract jobs citing Tomcat 25 26 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.08% 1.02% 0.92%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.54% 6.00% 4.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 11 14
Median daily rate £465 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.25% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £320 £329
10% offered a daily rate of more than £544 £625 £421
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £450 £375
% change year-on-year -4.44% +20.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £31.50 £47.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -32.97%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £44.75 £32.54
% change year-on-year +0.55% +37.52%  

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 the East of England with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 451 433 619
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 19.41% 16.99% 20.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 261 268 379
Median daily rate £450 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £210 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £484
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.69% +11.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 22 40
Median hourly rate £16.98 £19.50 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.92% -17.02%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £35.10 £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +8.69% +9.52%  

Tomcat
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England 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 the East of England

Tomcat
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Tomcat in the East of England

Tomcat
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Tomcat in the East of England over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Tomcat in the East of England

Tomcat
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Tomcat in the East of England

Tomcat
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Tomcat within the East of England region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex -7 10 £535 - 1
Hertfordshire -3 6 £413 -8.33% 4
Cambridgeshire -4 5 £465 +16.25%
Norfolk - 3 - - 2
Suffolk +12 1 £350 +32.07%
Tomcat
England

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 East of England region with a requirement for Tomcat.

1 48 (92.31%) Java
2 38 (73.08%) Apache
3 35 (67.31%) Linux
4 25 (48.08%) TCP/IP
5 24 (46.15%) Python
6 23 (44.23%) SSL
6 23 (44.23%) Puppet
7 22 (42.31%) Bash Shell
7 22 (42.31%) Perl
7 22 (42.31%) SQL
8 21 (40.38%) MySQL
8 21 (40.38%) Software Engineering
9 20 (38.46%) Ruby
9 20 (38.46%) PostgreSQL
9 20 (38.46%) LAPP Stack
10 19 (36.54%) Clustering
10 19 (36.54%) Firewall
10 19 (36.54%) Configuration Management
11 17 (32.69%) Agile Software Development
11 17 (32.69%) DevOps
12 14 (26.92%) High Availability
12 14 (26.92%) Computer Science
12 14 (26.92%) Finance
12 14 (26.92%) J2EE
13 13 (25.00%) RHCE
13 13 (25.00%) LAMP
14 12 (23.08%) Oracle
14 12 (23.08%) Salt
15 11 (21.15%) JavaScript
15 11 (21.15%) Spring

Tomcat
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 38 (73.08%) Apache
2 10 (19.23%) JBoss
2 10 (19.23%) WebLogic
3 6 (11.54%) Confluence
3 6 (11.54%) WebSphere
4 5 (9.62%) IIS
5 4 (7.69%) Jetty
5 4 (7.69%) Mongrel
5 4 (7.69%) nginx
6 3 (5.77%) Apache Solr
6 3 (5.77%) Apache Spark
7 1 (1.92%) MQSeries
7 1 (1.92%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (1.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (1.92%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.92%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 7 (13.46%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.69%) Google App Engine
1 4 (7.69%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (5.77%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.77%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 25 (48.08%) TCP/IP
2 23 (44.23%) SSL
3 19 (36.54%) Firewall
4 5 (9.62%) DHCP
4 5 (9.62%) DNS
4 5 (9.62%) HTTP
5 3 (5.77%) FTP
5 3 (5.77%) IPsec
6 2 (3.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (40.38%) MySQL
2 20 (38.46%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (11.54%) Relational Database
3 6 (11.54%) SQL Server
4 5 (9.62%) RDBMS
5 4 (7.69%) Ingres
6 3 (5.77%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (5.77%) Big Data
6 3 (5.77%) Hadoop
7 2 (3.85%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.92%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 9 (17.31%) Git (software)
2 7 (13.46%) JIRA
3 6 (11.54%) Jenkins
4 4 (7.69%) Eclipse
4 4 (7.69%) JUnit
4 4 (7.69%) Maven
5 3 (5.77%) Cucumber
5 3 (5.77%) JBehave
5 3 (5.77%) Mockito
5 3 (5.77%) Selenium
5 3 (5.77%) SoapUI
5 3 (5.77%) Subversion
5 3 (5.77%) Travis CI
5 3 (5.77%) WebDriver
6 2 (3.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (3.85%) Lombardi
6 2 (3.85%) Moq
6 2 (3.85%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.92%) JDeveloper
7 1 (1.92%) Log4j
General
1 14 (26.92%) Finance
2 2 (3.85%) Banking
2 2 (3.85%) Law
3 1 (1.92%) Games
3 1 (1.92%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.92%) Retail
3 1 (1.92%) Retail Banking
3 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (26.92%) DevOps Engineer
2 11 (21.15%) Software Engineer
3 10 (19.23%) Developer
4 6 (11.54%) Java Developer
5 5 (9.62%) SC Cleared Java Developer
6 4 (7.69%) Architect
6 4 (7.69%) Technical Leader
7 3 (5.77%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (5.77%) WebLogic Developer
8 2 (3.85%) Automation Tester
8 2 (3.85%) BPM Consultant
8 2 (3.85%) Business Consultant
8 2 (3.85%) Business Process Consultant
8 2 (3.85%) Business Process Management Consultant
8 2 (3.85%) Consultant
8 2 (3.85%) Full Stack Developer
8 2 (3.85%) IT Architect
8 2 (3.85%) Management Consultant
8 2 (3.85%) Process Consultant
8 2 (3.85%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (38.46%) LAPP Stack
2 14 (26.92%) J2EE
3 13 (25.00%) LAMP
4 11 (21.15%) Spring
5 7 (13.46%) HTML
6 6 (11.54%) JSP
6 6 (11.54%) Servlets
6 6 (11.54%) Spring MVC
7 5 (9.62%) .NET
7 5 (9.62%) AngularJS
7 5 (9.62%) REST
8 4 (7.69%) CSS
8 4 (7.69%) RESTful
8 4 (7.69%) Spring Boot
8 4 (7.69%) Spring Security
9 3 (5.77%) Ehcache
9 3 (5.77%) Gherkin
9 3 (5.77%) HTML5
9 3 (5.77%) Kafka
9 3 (5.77%) MyBatis
Miscellaneous
1 19 (36.54%) Clustering
2 14 (26.92%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.92%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.92%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 35 (67.31%) Linux
2 8 (15.38%) Solaris
2 8 (15.38%) Windows
3 6 (11.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (9.62%) Unix
5 1 (1.92%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (40.38%) Software Engineering
2 19 (36.54%) Configuration Management
3 17 (32.69%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (32.69%) DevOps
4 14 (26.92%) High Availability
5 9 (17.31%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (15.38%) Open Source
6 8 (15.38%) Scrum
7 7 (13.46%) MVC
7 7 (13.46%) TDD
7 7 (13.46%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (7.69%) API Design
8 4 (7.69%) Coaching
8 4 (7.69%) Continuous Deployment
8 4 (7.69%) Data Protection
8 4 (7.69%) Kanban
8 4 (7.69%) Mentoring
8 4 (7.69%) SOA
8 4 (7.69%) Test Automation
9 3 (5.77%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 48 (92.31%) Java
2 24 (46.15%) Python
3 22 (42.31%) Bash Shell
3 22 (42.31%) Perl
3 22 (42.31%) SQL
4 20 (38.46%) Ruby
5 11 (21.15%) JavaScript
6 9 (17.31%) C
7 5 (9.62%) C#
7 5 (9.62%) VB
8 4 (7.69%) TypeScript
9 3 (5.77%) PHP
10 2 (3.85%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.92%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (25.00%) RHCE
2 8 (15.38%) Security Cleared
3 6 (11.54%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.92%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.92%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.92%) Degree
4 1 (1.92%) IBM Certification
4 1 (1.92%) Master's Degree
4 1 (1.92%) OCPJP
4 1 (1.92%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.69%) QA
2 1 (1.92%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 5 (9.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (7.69%) Xen
3 3 (5.77%) HDFS
4 2 (3.85%) Docker
5 1 (1.92%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.92%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 23 (44.23%) Puppet
2 12 (23.08%) Salt
3 3 (5.77%) Hadoop YARN
4 2 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.92%) Data Guard
5 1 (1.92%) vCenter Server
5 1 (1.92%) vRealize
Vendors
1 12 (23.08%) Oracle
2 6 (11.54%) VMware
3 5 (9.62%) Red Hat
4 4 (7.69%) Google
4 4 (7.69%) Microsoft
5 3 (5.77%) Atlassian
5 3 (5.77%) IBM
6 1 (1.92%) Serena
6 1 (1.92%) Sun
6 1 (1.92%) Talend
6 1 (1.92%) WSO2
6 1 (1.92%) Zend