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 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apache Tomcat
England / East of England
Rank 99 108 113
Rank change year-on-year +9 +5  
Contract jobs citing Tomcat 27 15 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.24% 0.61% 0.73%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.99% 3.96% 3.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 3 13
Median daily rate £405 £300 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +35.00% -20.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £280 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £410 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £445 £400 £350
% change year-on-year +11.25% +14.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £33.50
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 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 386 379 492
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 17.77% 15.52% 19.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 262 190 281
Median daily rate £425 £400 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +1.58%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 15 27
Median hourly rate £27.00 £40.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -33.33% +92.85%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.38 £9.00 £11.67
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.65 £57.50 £33.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £16.07
% change year-on-year -2.85% +8.89%  

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 24 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 24 March 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
Hertfordshire +23 22 £388 +29.16% 8
Cambridgeshire 0 2 £483 - 2
Essex -9 2 £575 +61.33% 3
Norfolk - 1 - - 2
Tomcat
England

Tomcat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 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 East of England region with a requirement for Tomcat.

1 44 (95.65%) Java
2 33 (71.74%) Linux
3 29 (63.04%) Apache
4 26 (56.52%) TCP/IP
5 23 (50.00%) SSL
6 21 (45.65%) Python
6 21 (45.65%) Firewall
6 21 (45.65%) Puppet
7 20 (43.48%) Bash Shell
7 20 (43.48%) Ruby
7 20 (43.48%) Perl
8 19 (41.30%) Finance
8 19 (41.30%) High Availability
9 18 (39.13%) LAPP Stack
9 18 (39.13%) PostgreSQL
10 17 (36.96%) Clustering
10 17 (36.96%) Configuration Management
11 16 (34.78%) SQL
12 15 (32.61%) DevOps
13 14 (30.43%) Software Engineering
14 13 (28.26%) Windows
15 12 (26.09%) RHCE
15 12 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
15 12 (26.09%) Computer Science
16 11 (23.91%) JBoss
16 11 (23.91%) Salt
16 11 (23.91%) Continuous Integration
17 10 (21.74%) J2EE
17 10 (21.74%) MySQL
17 10 (21.74%) LAMP

Tomcat
Top Related 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 29 (63.04%) Apache
2 11 (23.91%) JBoss
3 9 (19.57%) WebSphere
4 7 (15.22%) IIS
5 5 (10.87%) Confluence
6 4 (8.70%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 4 (8.70%) WebLogic
7 3 (6.52%) IBM HTTP Server
7 3 (6.52%) Jetty
7 3 (6.52%) Mongrel
7 3 (6.52%) nginx
7 3 (6.52%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (2.17%) CMS
8 1 (2.17%) GlassFish
8 1 (2.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (2.17%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.17%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 6 (13.04%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (2.17%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (8.70%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (6.52%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (6.52%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 26 (56.52%) TCP/IP
2 23 (50.00%) SSL
3 21 (45.65%) Firewall
4 7 (15.22%) DNS
4 7 (15.22%) HTTP
5 6 (13.04%) FTP
6 4 (8.70%) DHCP
7 3 (6.52%) IPsec
7 3 (6.52%) LDAP
8 1 (2.17%) Internet
8 1 (2.17%) IPv4
8 1 (2.17%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (39.13%) PostgreSQL
2 10 (21.74%) MySQL
3 4 (8.70%) Oracle Database
4 3 (6.52%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (6.52%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (4.35%) Relational Database
5 2 (4.35%) SQL Server
6 1 (2.17%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.17%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 9 (19.57%) Git (software)
1 9 (19.57%) Jenkins
2 8 (17.39%) JUnit
2 8 (17.39%) Maven
2 8 (17.39%) Selenium
3 7 (15.22%) Cucumber
3 7 (15.22%) JIRA
3 7 (15.22%) SoapUI
3 7 (15.22%) WebDriver
4 6 (13.04%) JBehave
5 3 (6.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (6.52%) Mockito
5 3 (6.52%) Moq
5 3 (6.52%) TeamCity
5 3 (6.52%) Travis CI
6 2 (4.35%) Subversion
7 1 (2.17%) Ant
7 1 (2.17%) HP UFT
7 1 (2.17%) Lombardi
7 1 (2.17%) Robot Framework
General
1 19 (41.30%) Finance
2 3 (6.52%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.35%) Banking
4 1 (2.17%) Automotive
4 1 (2.17%) Retail
4 1 (2.17%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (28.26%) DevOps Engineer
2 9 (19.57%) Software Engineer
3 5 (10.87%) Developer
3 5 (10.87%) Java Developer
4 3 (6.52%) Automation Tester
4 3 (6.52%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 3 (6.52%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
4 3 (6.52%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
4 3 (6.52%) Tester
5 2 (4.35%) Agile Tester
5 2 (4.35%) Analyst
5 2 (4.35%) Automation Test Analyst
5 2 (4.35%) Consultant
5 2 (4.35%) Java Automation Tester
5 2 (4.35%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (4.35%) Selenium Automation Tester
5 2 (4.35%) Selenium Tester
5 2 (4.35%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (4.35%) Test Analyst
6 1 (2.17%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (39.13%) LAPP Stack
2 10 (21.74%) J2EE
2 10 (21.74%) LAMP
3 9 (19.57%) Spring
4 7 (15.22%) Gherkin
4 7 (15.22%) Hibernate
4 7 (15.22%) RESTful
5 6 (13.04%) Middleware
6 4 (8.70%) .NET
6 4 (8.70%) Servlets
7 3 (6.52%) REST
7 3 (6.52%) XML
8 2 (4.35%) CSS
8 2 (4.35%) HTML
8 2 (4.35%) JSON
8 2 (4.35%) JSP
8 2 (4.35%) Web Services
9 1 (2.17%) JRules
9 1 (2.17%) XSD
9 1 (2.17%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 17 (36.96%) Clustering
2 12 (26.09%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.35%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.17%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.17%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 33 (71.74%) Linux
2 13 (28.26%) Windows
3 3 (6.52%) AIX
3 3 (6.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (6.52%) Unix
4 1 (2.17%) CentOS
4 1 (2.17%) Fedora
4 1 (2.17%) Ubuntu
4 1 (2.17%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (41.30%) High Availability
2 17 (36.96%) Configuration Management
3 15 (32.61%) DevOps
4 14 (30.43%) Software Engineering
5 12 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (23.91%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (21.74%) Scrum
8 9 (19.57%) Kanban
8 9 (19.57%) Open Source
9 8 (17.39%) TDD
9 8 (17.39%) User Acceptance Testing
10 7 (15.22%) ATDD
10 7 (15.22%) BDD
10 7 (15.22%) Software Testing
10 7 (15.22%) Test Strategy
11 6 (13.04%) Continuous Delivery
11 6 (13.04%) Non-Functional Testing
11 6 (13.04%) Test Automation
12 5 (10.87%) Integration Testing
12 5 (10.87%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 44 (95.65%) Java
2 21 (45.65%) Python
3 20 (43.48%) Bash Shell
3 20 (43.48%) Perl
3 20 (43.48%) Ruby
4 16 (34.78%) SQL
5 7 (15.22%) C
5 7 (15.22%) Shell Script
6 5 (10.87%) VB
7 4 (8.70%) C#
7 4 (8.70%) JavaScript
8 2 (4.35%) PHP
8 2 (4.35%) XPath
9 1 (2.17%) Go
9 1 (2.17%) PowerShell
9 1 (2.17%) TypeScript
9 1 (2.17%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 12 (26.09%) RHCE
2 3 (6.52%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.35%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.17%) AWS Certification
4 1 (2.17%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.17%) IBM Certification
4 1 (2.17%) OCPJP
4 1 (2.17%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.70%) QA
2 2 (4.35%) SDET
3 1 (2.17%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (2.17%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (10.87%) Docker
3 3 (6.52%) Xen
4 1 (2.17%) Active Directory
4 1 (2.17%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.17%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 21 (45.65%) Puppet
2 11 (23.91%) Salt
3 3 (6.52%) Tivoli
4 2 (4.35%) Ansible
4 2 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (2.17%) HAProxy
5 1 (2.17%) vRealize
Vendors
1 8 (17.39%) Oracle
2 7 (15.22%) Microsoft
3 6 (13.04%) VMware
4 5 (10.87%) Atlassian
4 5 (10.87%) IBM
5 4 (8.70%) Google
6 3 (6.52%) HP
7 2 (4.35%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.17%) Pega
8 1 (2.17%) PTC
8 1 (2.17%) Siemens
8 1 (2.17%) Sun
8 1 (2.17%) WSO2
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