Period
to 8 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 6 months to 8 August 2020 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
UK > England
6 months to
8 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 326 423 261
Rank change year-on-year +97 -162 -20
Contract jobs citing Tomcat 200 452 988
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.64% 0.54% 1.05%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.37% 3.49% 6.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 310 745
Median daily rate £500 £480 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.17% +1.05% -
10th Percentile £315 £374 £369
90th Percentile £594 £675 £604
UK median daily rate £493 £480 £475
% change year-on-year +2.66% +1.05% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 8
Median hourly rate £35.00 £49.59 £43.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -29.41% +15.31% +1.18%
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £49.59 £42.50
% change year-on-year -29.41% +16.67% -

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 England with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 4,574 12,940 15,677
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 14.64% 15.57% 16.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,879 8,293 10,358
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £305 £263 £275
90th Percentile £663 £638 £625
UK median daily rate £475 £470 £450
% change year-on-year +1.06% +4.44% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 128 275 361
Median hourly rate £25.15 £20.50 £21.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.68% -3.53% +7.24%
10th Percentile £12.63 £12.00 £12.50
90th Percentile £47.66 £53.75 £53.75
Median hourly rate £27.50 £21.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year +30.95% +2.44% +7.89%

Tomcat
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Tomcat as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Tomcat in England

Tomcat
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Tomcat in England.

Daily rate trend for Tomcat in England

Tomcat
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Tomcat in England over the 6 months to 8 August 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Tomcat in England

Tomcat
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Tomcat in England.

Hourly rate trend for Tomcat in England

Tomcat
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 6 months to 8 August 2020. 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
London +128 109 £500 -4.76% 12
South East +92 29 £500 +11.11% 6
South West +69 26 £500 +8.11% 3
North of England +99 17 £513 +9.04% 5
East of England +68 11 £500 +11.11% 1
Yorkshire +69 9 £475 +5.56%
North West +72 7 £550 +22.56% 5
Midlands +63 7 £315 -42.73% 1
East Midlands +47 6 £315 -31.89%
West Midlands +43 1 £413 -25.00% 1
North East +26 1 - -
Tomcat
UK

For the 6 months to 8 August 2020, 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 England region with a requirement for Tomcat.

1 127 (63.50%) Java
2 102 (51.00%) Linux
3 78 (39.00%) SQL
4 74 (37.00%) Oracle
5 73 (36.50%) Apache
6 68 (34.00%) Web Services
7 67 (33.50%) DevOps
8 63 (31.50%) Python
9 61 (30.50%) Git (software)
10 60 (30.00%) Jenkins
11 58 (29.00%) AWS
12 57 (28.50%) XML
12 57 (28.50%) Agile Software Development
12 57 (28.50%) Spring
13 55 (27.50%) JavaScript
13 55 (27.50%) MySQL
13 55 (27.50%) Security Cleared
14 52 (26.00%) SC Cleared
14 52 (26.00%) REST
15 49 (24.50%) Windows
16 44 (22.00%) JBoss
17 43 (21.50%) JSON
18 42 (21.00%) SOAP
18 42 (21.00%) Red Hat
19 40 (20.00%) SQL Server
19 40 (20.00%) Scrum
20 38 (19.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
21 37 (18.50%) Bash Shell
21 37 (18.50%) Azure
21 37 (18.50%) Unix

Tomcat
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 73 (36.50%) Apache
2 44 (22.00%) JBoss
3 35 (17.50%) WebSphere
4 27 (13.50%) WebLogic
5 21 (10.50%) nginx
5 21 (10.50%) WebSphere Application Server
6 16 (8.00%) Red Hat Fuse
7 13 (6.50%) Confluence
8 11 (5.50%) Apache Solr
9 10 (5.00%) Apache Geronimo
9 10 (5.00%) Apache TomEE
9 10 (5.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 8 (4.00%) Elasticsearch
10 8 (4.00%) IIS
11 7 (3.50%) IBM HTTP Server
11 7 (3.50%) Jetty
12 6 (3.00%) Cloud Foundry
13 5 (2.50%) GeoServer
13 5 (2.50%) MQSeries
13 5 (2.50%) Oracle Self-Service HR
Applications
1 4 (2.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (2.00%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (4.00%) Oracle ERP
2 5 (2.50%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
3 3 (1.50%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (1.00%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 58 (29.00%) AWS
2 37 (18.50%) Azure
3 24 (12.00%) SaaS
4 15 (7.50%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 15 (7.50%) Datadog
5 14 (7.00%) Amazon EC2
5 14 (7.00%) OpenShift
6 11 (5.50%) GCP
7 9 (4.50%) PaaS
8 8 (4.00%) Apigee
9 7 (3.50%) GitHub
10 5 (2.50%) Amazon S3
10 5 (2.50%) Office 365
11 4 (2.00%) Amazon ECS
11 4 (2.00%) Cloud Computing
11 4 (2.00%) npm
12 3 (1.50%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 3 (1.50%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 2 (1.00%) Amazon ELB
13 2 (1.00%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 31 (15.50%) HTTP
2 25 (12.50%) DNS
3 20 (10.00%) SSL
4 12 (6.00%) Firewall
5 11 (5.50%) TCP/IP
6 8 (4.00%) SSH
7 6 (3.00%) DHCP
8 5 (2.50%) Reverse Proxy
8 5 (2.50%) VLAN
9 4 (2.00%) LAN
9 4 (2.00%) VPN
9 4 (2.00%) WAN
10 3 (1.50%) FTP
10 3 (1.50%) Internet
10 3 (1.50%) iSCSI
10 3 (1.50%) SAN
10 3 (1.50%) Skype
10 3 (1.50%) tcpdump
11 2 (1.00%) Cisco ASA
11 2 (1.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (27.50%) MySQL
2 40 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 27 (13.50%) PostgreSQL
4 21 (10.50%) Big Data
5 14 (7.00%) Oracle Database
5 14 (7.00%) SQL Server 2016
6 11 (5.50%) MongoDB
6 11 (5.50%) NoSQL
7 10 (5.00%) Hadoop
8 9 (4.50%) Relational Database
9 8 (4.00%) Apache Cassandra
10 7 (3.50%) BigQuery
11 6 (3.00%) Oracle ODI
11 6 (3.00%) Oracle Reports
12 5 (2.50%) GIS
12 5 (2.50%) QGIS
13 4 (2.00%) BusinessObjects
13 4 (2.00%) DB2 UDB
13 4 (2.00%) Geospatial Data
13 4 (2.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 61 (30.50%) Git (software)
2 60 (30.00%) Jenkins
3 35 (17.50%) Maven
4 33 (16.50%) JUnit
5 22 (11.00%) JIRA
6 21 (10.50%) Cucumber
7 19 (9.50%) Selenium
8 17 (8.50%) Subversion
9 16 (8.00%) Eclipse
9 16 (8.00%) Mockito
10 14 (7.00%) SoapUI
11 13 (6.50%) Postman
12 12 (6.00%) Ant
12 12 (6.00%) IntelliJ
13 11 (5.50%) Gradle
14 10 (5.00%) DbUnit
14 10 (5.00%) jMock
14 10 (5.00%) SonarQube
15 9 (4.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 9 (4.50%) Bitbucket
General
1 15 (7.50%) Finance
2 14 (7.00%) Banking
3 8 (4.00%) Public Sector
3 8 (4.00%) Retail
4 6 (3.00%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.50%) Electronics
6 2 (1.00%) Legal
7 1 (0.50%) Back Office
7 1 (0.50%) Games
7 1 (0.50%) Law
7 1 (0.50%) Private Banking
7 1 (0.50%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 67 (33.50%) Developer
2 39 (19.50%) Java Developer
3 18 (9.00%) Support Engineer
4 16 (8.00%) Applications Support
4 16 (8.00%) Architect
5 15 (7.50%) DevOps Engineer
6 14 (7.00%) Applications Engineer
6 14 (7.00%) Applications Support Engineer
7 12 (6.00%) Software Engineer
8 11 (5.50%) Consultant
8 11 (5.50%) Senior Developer
9 10 (5.00%) Java Engineer
9 10 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
10 9 (4.50%) Analyst
11 8 (4.00%) SC Cleared Java Developer
11 8 (4.00%) WebSphere Specialist
12 7 (3.50%) AWS Engineer
12 7 (3.50%) Linux Engineer
12 7 (3.50%) Middleware Consultant
13 6 (3.00%) Operations Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (34.00%) Web Services
2 57 (28.50%) Spring
2 57 (28.50%) XML
3 52 (26.00%) REST
4 43 (21.50%) JSON
5 42 (21.00%) SOAP
6 35 (17.50%) HTML
7 31 (15.50%) RESTful
8 30 (15.00%) CSS
9 29 (14.50%) AngularJS
10 28 (14.00%) Node.js
11 27 (13.50%) Apache Camel
11 27 (13.50%) Middleware
11 27 (13.50%) RabbitMQ
12 26 (13.00%) Hibernate
12 26 (13.00%) LAMP
12 26 (13.00%) Spring Boot
13 24 (12.00%) J2EE
14 22 (11.00%) jQuery
15 21 (10.50%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 20 (10.00%) Linux Command Line
2 12 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (4.50%) Mobile App
5 7 (3.50%) User Experience
6 6 (3.00%) DataPower
6 6 (3.00%) Derivative
7 5 (2.50%) Clustering
7 5 (2.50%) Management Information System
7 5 (2.50%) Self-Motivation
8 4 (2.00%) Mainframe
8 4 (2.00%) Replication
9 3 (1.50%) Data Centre
9 3 (1.50%) Data Structures
9 3 (1.50%) Private Cloud
9 3 (1.50%) Public Cloud
10 2 (1.00%) Algorithms
10 2 (1.00%) Credit Risk
10 2 (1.00%) EMC VNX
10 2 (1.00%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 102 (51.00%) Linux
2 49 (24.50%) Windows
3 38 (19.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 37 (18.50%) Unix
5 19 (9.50%) Windows Server
6 16 (8.00%) Windows Server 2016
7 9 (4.50%) Android
7 9 (4.50%) Ubuntu
8 7 (3.50%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (3.00%) CentOS
9 6 (3.00%) Debian
10 5 (2.50%) Apple iOS
10 5 (2.50%) Mac OS X
10 5 (2.50%) Solaris
11 4 (2.00%) Windows 10
12 2 (1.00%) Oracle Linux
12 2 (1.00%) Windows Server 2008
13 1 (0.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (33.50%) DevOps
2 57 (28.50%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (20.00%) Scrum
4 35 (17.50%) ITIL
4 35 (17.50%) Test Automation
5 29 (14.50%) Continuous Integration
6 28 (14.00%) Kanban
6 28 (14.00%) Performance Tuning
7 27 (13.50%) E-Commerce
8 26 (13.00%) Performance Monitoring
9 24 (12.00%) Microservices
9 24 (12.00%) Problem-Solving
10 23 (11.50%) Software Engineering
11 22 (11.00%) Deployment Automation
11 22 (11.00%) MVC
12 21 (10.50%) Open Source
13 19 (9.50%) Continuous Delivery
14 18 (9.00%) Root Cause Analysis
15 17 (8.50%) High Availability
15 17 (8.50%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 127 (63.50%) Java
2 78 (39.00%) SQL
3 63 (31.50%) Python
4 55 (27.50%) JavaScript
5 37 (18.50%) Bash Shell
6 34 (17.00%) Ruby
7 30 (15.00%) PowerShell
8 21 (10.50%) PL/SQL
9 19 (9.50%) C++
9 19 (9.50%) Shell Script
10 16 (8.00%) Groovy
11 13 (6.50%) Perl
11 13 (6.50%) PHP
12 8 (4.00%) C
13 7 (3.50%) Scala
13 7 (3.50%) T-SQL
14 5 (2.50%) Clojure
14 5 (2.50%) ClojureScript
14 5 (2.50%) Java 8
14 5 (2.50%) Korn
Qualifications
1 55 (27.50%) Security Cleared
2 52 (26.00%) SC Cleared
3 10 (5.00%) Degree
4 6 (3.00%) Computer Science Degree
4 6 (3.00%) Master's Degree
5 5 (2.50%) DBS Check
6 3 (1.50%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.00%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (1.00%) OCP
7 2 (1.00%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (0.50%) CCIE
8 1 (0.50%) CCNP
8 1 (0.50%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.50%) HND
8 1 (0.50%) MCP
8 1 (0.50%) MCSA
8 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.50%) OCPJP
8 1 (0.50%) RHCT
8 1 (0.50%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (7.00%) Cyber Essentials
1 14 (7.00%) GDPR
1 14 (7.00%) HIPAA
1 14 (7.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (4.00%) SLA
3 7 (3.50%) QA
4 6 (3.00%) PCI DSS
5 5 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 1 (0.50%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.50%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 37 (18.50%) Docker
2 25 (12.50%) Active Directory
3 20 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (3.50%) Hyper-V
5 7 (3.50%) vSphere
6 6 (3.00%) LXC
6 6 (3.00%) Virtual Machines
7 5 (2.50%) GeoWebCache
7 5 (2.50%) VMware Workstation
8 4 (2.00%) RACF
9 3 (1.50%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
9 3 (1.50%) Oracle RAC
10 2 (1.00%) DFS Replication
10 2 (1.00%) GFS2
10 2 (1.00%) NFS
10 2 (1.00%) Samba
10 2 (1.00%) Varnish
10 2 (1.00%) VMware NSX
10 2 (1.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 32 (16.00%) Ansible
2 28 (14.00%) Kubernetes
3 25 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
3 25 (12.50%) Puppet
4 20 (10.00%) Nagios
5 19 (9.50%) Terraform
6 8 (4.00%) Kibana
7 5 (2.50%) Grafana
7 5 (2.50%) logstash
7 5 (2.50%) Oracle RMAN
7 5 (2.50%) Salt
8 4 (2.00%) NetIQ Identity Manager
8 4 (2.00%) Single Sign-On
9 3 (1.50%) CA Single Sign-On
9 3 (1.50%) Data Guard
9 3 (1.50%) Forum Sentry
9 3 (1.50%) HAProxy
9 3 (1.50%) Prometheus
9 3 (1.50%) vMotion
10 2 (1.00%) vRealize
Vendors
1 74 (37.00%) Oracle
2 42 (21.00%) Red Hat
3 34 (17.00%) Splunk
4 25 (12.50%) IBM
5 23 (11.50%) VMware
6 15 (7.50%) Microsoft
7 11 (5.50%) HP
8 8 (4.00%) Cloudera
8 8 (4.00%) Hortonworks
9 7 (3.50%) CA
9 7 (3.50%) F5
9 7 (3.50%) MuleSoft
9 7 (3.50%) SAP
10 6 (3.00%) LogicMonitor
11 5 (2.50%) Atlassian
11 5 (2.50%) Axway
11 5 (2.50%) ESRI
11 5 (2.50%) NetIQ
11 5 (2.50%) Sparx
11 5 (2.50%) Veeam