Period
to 23 July 2018

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 23 July 2018 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
23 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 258 240 201
Rank change year-on-year -18 -39 +27
Contract jobs citing Tomcat 958 923 1,331
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 1.02% 1.05% 1.31%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.11% 6.20% 7.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 680 636 915
England median daily rate £490 £475 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.16% +2.15% +13.41%
10th Percentile £361 £331 £322
90th Percentile £625 £585 £588
UK median daily rate £488 £475 £460
% change year-on-year +2.63% +3.26% +15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 3 11
England median hourly rate £47.50 £35.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +35.71% -12.50% +8.11%
10th Percentile £41.25 £35.00 £16.25
90th Percentile £73.75 £43.00 £57.50
UK median hourly rate £45.50 £35.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +30.00% -12.50% +3.90%

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 15,689 14,882 18,158
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 16.66% 16.99% 17.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 10,408 9,639 12,034
England median daily rate £450 £445 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.12% +4.71% +8.97%
10th Percentile £270 £263 £255
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK median daily rate £450 £430 £420
% change year-on-year +4.65% +2.38% +8.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 368 372 424
England median hourly rate £20.50 £19.99 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.58% -0.08% +5.26%
10th Percentile £12.25 £11.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £51.70 £52.50 £46.00
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £19.50 £20.39
% change year-on-year +2.56% -4.36% +7.32%

Tomcat
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Tomcat in England

Tomcat
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Tomcat in England

Tomcat
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Tomcat in England over the 6 months to 23 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Tomcat in England

Tomcat
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Tomcat in England

Tomcat
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Tomcat in England over the 6 months to 23 July 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 23 July 2018. 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 +4 516 £525 +5.00% 71
North of England +2 158 £400 -4.76% 43
South East -33 131 £485 -3.00% 33
Midlands 0 69 £425 -5.56% 14
Yorkshire -20 63 £419 -2.90% 17
North West +2 60 £400 -10.11% 23
South West -13 55 £425 -2.86% 11
West Midlands -13 37 £450 +16.13% 10
North East -2 35 £400 +18.69% 3
East Midlands +10 32 £425 -12.82% 4
East of England -26 28 £450 - 11
Tomcat
UK

For the 6 months to 23 July 2018, 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.

1 753 (78.60%) Java
2 463 (48.33%) Agile Software Development
3 366 (38.20%) Linux
4 340 (35.49%) Amazon AWS
5 335 (34.97%) Jenkins
6 326 (34.03%) Apache
7 281 (29.33%) Oracle
8 277 (28.91%) DevOps
9 273 (28.50%) Spring
10 256 (26.72%) Git (software)
11 251 (26.20%) Ansible
12 242 (25.26%) Puppet
13 237 (24.74%) Continuous Integration
14 231 (24.11%) TDD
15 226 (23.59%) PostgreSQL
16 223 (23.28%) SQL
17 201 (20.98%) MySQL
18 200 (20.88%) Web Services
19 195 (20.35%) WebSphere
20 193 (20.15%) JavaScript
21 189 (19.73%) Python
21 189 (19.73%) Opscode Chef
22 187 (19.52%) Finance
23 183 (19.10%) XML
24 179 (18.68%) JBoss
25 178 (18.58%) NoSQL
26 175 (18.27%) Hibernate
27 165 (17.22%) WebLogic
28 163 (17.01%) Maven
29 162 (16.91%) REST

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
1 326 (34.03%) Apache
2 195 (20.35%) WebSphere
3 179 (18.68%) JBoss
4 165 (17.22%) WebLogic
5 102 (10.65%) nginx
6 95 (9.92%) OpenStack
7 81 (8.46%) Jetty
8 79 (8.25%) IIS
9 38 (3.97%) Confluence
10 34 (3.55%) Elasticsearch
11 28 (2.92%) CMS
12 26 (2.71%) WebSphere Application Server
13 22 (2.30%) Mongrel
14 20 (2.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 19 (1.98%) WildFly
16 18 (1.88%) Apache Spark
17 12 (1.25%) IBM HTTP Server
18 11 (1.15%) GemFire
18 11 (1.15%) GlassFish
19 10 (1.04%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 20 (2.09%) Microsoft Excel
2 13 (1.36%) Microsoft Office
3 12 (1.25%) Microsoft Project
4 11 (1.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 7 (0.73%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.21%) BusinessWorks
2 2 (0.21%) TIBCO iProcess
3 1 (0.10%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.10%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.10%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 340 (35.49%) Amazon AWS
2 156 (16.28%) Microsoft Azure
3 62 (6.47%) Amazon S3
4 53 (5.53%) GitHub
5 44 (4.59%) Amazon EC2
6 43 (4.49%) Google Cloud Platform
7 32 (3.34%) PaaS
8 29 (3.03%) npm
9 23 (2.40%) AWS CloudFormation
9 23 (2.40%) Google App Engine
9 23 (2.40%) OpenShift
10 21 (2.19%) Google Analytics
11 16 (1.67%) Cloud Computing
12 14 (1.46%) IaaS
12 14 (1.46%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 13 (1.36%) Amazon ELB
14 8 (0.84%) SaaS
15 7 (0.73%) Azure Active Directory
16 6 (0.63%) Akamai
16 6 (0.63%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 92 (9.60%) HTTP
2 79 (8.25%) SSL
3 67 (6.99%) TCP/IP
4 49 (5.11%) DNS
5 43 (4.49%) Firewall
6 27 (2.82%) SSH
7 23 (2.40%) Kerberos
8 21 (2.19%) FTP
9 20 (2.09%) DHCP
10 18 (1.88%) SAN
11 16 (1.67%) IPsec
12 14 (1.46%) Reverse Proxy
13 13 (1.36%) NAS
13 13 (1.36%) VPN
14 12 (1.25%) Internet
14 12 (1.25%) WAN
15 10 (1.04%) Cisco ICM
16 9 (0.94%) BIG-IP
16 9 (0.94%) OpenLDAP
16 9 (0.94%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 226 (23.59%) PostgreSQL
2 201 (20.98%) MySQL
3 178 (18.58%) NoSQL
4 99 (10.33%) SQL Server
5 96 (10.02%) MongoDB
6 60 (6.26%) Oracle Database
7 59 (6.16%) Hadoop
8 33 (3.44%) Big Data
9 31 (3.24%) Relational Database
10 30 (3.13%) Apache Cassandra
11 22 (2.30%) RDBMS
12 21 (2.19%) Redis
13 19 (1.98%) DB2
14 18 (1.88%) HBase
15 17 (1.77%) Amazon RDS
15 17 (1.77%) Oracle Database 11g
16 12 (1.25%) Apache Hive
17 11 (1.15%) Couchbase
17 11 (1.15%) Endeca
18 9 (0.94%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 335 (34.97%) Jenkins
2 256 (26.72%) Git (software)
3 163 (17.01%) Maven
4 147 (15.34%) JIRA
5 128 (13.36%) JUnit
6 96 (10.02%) Selenium
7 89 (9.29%) MSTest
7 89 (9.29%) NUnit
8 87 (9.08%) Subversion
9 63 (6.58%) Cucumber
10 56 (5.85%) Ant
10 56 (5.85%) Gradle
11 50 (5.22%) Eclipse
12 48 (5.01%) IntelliJ
13 42 (4.38%) Mockito
14 38 (3.97%) Sonatype Nexus
15 36 (3.76%) gulp
16 35 (3.65%) GitLab
16 35 (3.65%) Travis CI
17 30 (3.13%) Vagrant
General
1 187 (19.52%) Finance
2 90 (9.39%) Banking
3 33 (3.44%) Retail
4 22 (2.30%) Investment Banking
5 19 (1.98%) Financial Institution
6 11 (1.15%) Front Office
7 8 (0.84%) Games
7 8 (0.84%) Legal
8 7 (0.73%) Back Office
9 6 (0.63%) Law
9 6 (0.63%) Retail Banking
9 6 (0.63%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.21%) Private Banking
11 1 (0.10%) Local Government
11 1 (0.10%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.10%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 555 (57.93%) Developer
2 406 (42.38%) Java Developer
3 113 (11.80%) DevOps Engineer
4 84 (8.77%) Senior Developer
5 78 (8.14%) Senior Java Developer
6 47 (4.91%) Digital Developer
7 44 (4.59%) Digital Transformation
8 43 (4.49%) Architect
9 34 (3.55%) Java Engineer
9 34 (3.55%) Scala Developer
10 29 (3.03%) Linux Engineer
11 27 (2.82%) AWS DevOps
11 27 (2.82%) SC Cleared Java Developer
12 25 (2.61%) AWS Engineer
12 25 (2.61%) Software Engineer
13 24 (2.51%) Senior DevOps
14 23 (2.40%) AWS DevOps Engineer
14 23 (2.40%) Senior DevOps Engineer
15 22 (2.30%) Consultant
16 20 (2.09%) WebSphere Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 273 (28.50%) Spring
2 200 (20.88%) Web Services
3 183 (19.10%) XML
4 175 (18.27%) Hibernate
5 162 (16.91%) REST
6 139 (14.51%) HTML
7 128 (13.36%) JSON
8 126 (13.15%) Java EE
9 121 (12.63%) RESTful
10 117 (12.21%) J2EE
10 117 (12.21%) SOAP
11 101 (10.54%) CSS
12 99 (10.33%) AngularJS
13 95 (9.92%) RabbitMQ
14 91 (9.50%) JPA
15 80 (8.35%) Apache Camel
16 76 (7.93%) JMS
17 73 (7.62%) Spring Boot
18 70 (7.31%) JSP
18 70 (7.31%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 68 (7.10%) Analytical Skills
2 46 (4.80%) User Experience
3 38 (3.97%) Computer Science
4 31 (3.24%) Enterprise Software
5 24 (2.51%) Fintech
6 20 (2.09%) Fixed Income
6 20 (2.09%) Self-Motivation
7 19 (1.98%) Data Structures
8 18 (1.88%) Data Centre
8 18 (1.88%) Greenfield Project
9 16 (1.67%) Clustering
10 14 (1.46%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 13 (1.36%) Equities
11 13 (1.36%) Linux Command Line
11 13 (1.36%) PKI
12 12 (1.25%) Derivative
13 11 (1.15%) Cyberthreat
13 11 (1.15%) Fat Client
13 11 (1.15%) Hybrid Cloud
13 11 (1.15%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 366 (38.20%) Linux
2 148 (15.45%) Windows
3 129 (13.47%) Unix
4 103 (10.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 53 (5.53%) Windows Server
6 46 (4.80%) Ubuntu
7 45 (4.70%) CentOS
8 23 (2.40%) Solaris
9 14 (1.46%) Android
10 13 (1.36%) Debian
11 11 (1.15%) Apple iOS
11 11 (1.15%) Windows Server 2003
12 10 (1.04%) HPUX
12 10 (1.04%) Windows Server 2008
13 8 (0.84%) AIX
14 7 (0.73%) SUSE
15 6 (0.63%) Fedora
15 6 (0.63%) Mac OS X
15 6 (0.63%) Oracle Linux
16 5 (0.52%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 463 (48.33%) Agile Software Development
2 277 (28.91%) DevOps
3 237 (24.74%) Continuous Integration
4 231 (24.11%) TDD
5 146 (15.24%) OO
6 136 (14.20%) Test Automation
7 132 (13.78%) Open Source
8 121 (12.63%) Scrum
9 96 (10.02%) Microservices
10 94 (9.81%) Problem-Solving
11 83 (8.66%) Configuration Management
12 82 (8.56%) Software Engineering
13 79 (8.25%) Digital Transformation Programme
14 77 (8.04%) MVC
15 71 (7.41%) E-Commerce
16 66 (6.89%) BDD
17 62 (6.47%) Continuous Delivery
18 58 (6.05%) ITIL
19 54 (5.64%) Kanban
20 49 (5.11%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 753 (78.60%) Java
2 223 (23.28%) SQL
3 193 (20.15%) JavaScript
4 189 (19.73%) Python
5 110 (11.48%) Java 8
6 96 (10.02%) Bash Shell
7 75 (7.83%) Ruby
8 70 (7.31%) Perl
9 59 (6.16%) Groovy
10 55 (5.74%) Scala
11 53 (5.53%) Shell Script
12 37 (3.86%) PowerShell
13 34 (3.55%) C#
14 21 (2.19%) Haskell
14 21 (2.19%) PL/SQL
15 18 (1.88%) T-SQL
16 13 (1.36%) Go
17 10 (1.04%) C++
18 8 (0.84%) PHP
18 8 (0.84%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 116 (12.11%) Security Cleared
2 107 (11.17%) SC Cleared
3 41 (4.28%) Degree
4 16 (1.67%) Computer Science Degree
5 7 (0.73%) BPSS Clearance
6 5 (0.52%) DV Cleared
6 5 (0.52%) ISTQB
6 5 (0.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 5 (0.52%) Numerate Degree
7 4 (0.42%) ISEB
7 4 (0.42%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 4 (0.42%) RHCE
8 2 (0.21%) AWS Certification
8 2 (0.21%) BC Cleared
8 2 (0.21%) CTC Cleared
8 2 (0.21%) DBS Check
8 2 (0.21%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.21%) TOGAF Certification
8 2 (0.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.10%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (2.40%) QA
2 5 (0.52%) GCP
3 4 (0.42%) SLA
4 3 (0.31%) GDPR
5 2 (0.21%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.21%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.21%) PMO
6 1 (0.10%) ECSS
6 1 (0.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 116 (12.11%) Docker
2 78 (8.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 39 (4.07%) Active Directory
4 33 (3.44%) Xen
5 31 (3.24%) Virtual Machines
6 13 (1.36%) NFS
7 11 (1.15%) KVM
7 11 (1.15%) vSphere
8 10 (1.04%) VirtualBox
9 8 (0.84%) Hyper-V
9 8 (0.84%) XenApp
10 7 (0.73%) HDFS
11 6 (0.63%) Squid
12 5 (0.52%) Varnish
12 5 (0.52%) vCloud
12 5 (0.52%) XenDesktop
13 4 (0.42%) iptables
13 4 (0.42%) Microsoft App-V
13 4 (0.42%) VMware ESXi
14 3 (0.31%) Samba
Systems Management
1 251 (26.20%) Ansible
2 242 (25.26%) Puppet
3 189 (19.73%) Opscode Chef
4 60 (6.26%) Kubernetes
5 55 (5.74%) Terraform
6 38 (3.97%) Kibana
7 29 (3.03%) Nagios
8 27 (2.82%) Salt
9 26 (2.71%) Single Sign-On
10 24 (2.51%) logstash
10 24 (2.51%) Packer
11 22 (2.30%) Grafana
12 19 (1.98%) CA Single Sign-On
13 18 (1.88%) ZABBIX
14 17 (1.77%) Cobbler
15 14 (1.46%) HAProxy
16 12 (1.25%) Rancher
17 11 (1.15%) Cisco UCCE
18 9 (0.94%) Control-M
18 9 (0.94%) Mesos
Vendors
1 281 (29.33%) Oracle
2 93 (9.71%) VMware
3 88 (9.19%) Microsoft
4 79 (8.25%) Red Hat
5 72 (7.52%) Google
6 57 (5.95%) IBM
7 35 (3.65%) Splunk
8 31 (3.24%) Cisco
9 24 (2.51%) ServiceNow
10 23 (2.40%) Citrix
11 19 (1.98%) Cloudera
12 18 (1.88%) webMethods
13 17 (1.77%) ForgeRock
14 16 (1.67%) Axway
15 15 (1.57%) Capita
16 14 (1.46%) Adobe
16 14 (1.46%) Reuters
17 13 (1.36%) Atlassian
17 13 (1.36%) F5
17 13 (1.36%) NetApp