Period
to 25 January 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 25 January 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
25 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 438 290 227
Rank change year-on-year -148 -63 -22
Contract jobs citing Tomcat 291 850 1,121
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.45% 0.93% 1.21%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.12% 5.64% 7.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 191 628 822
England median daily rate £500 £521 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.03% +4.20% +13.90%
10th Percentile £380 £363 £325
90th Percentile £688 £650 £624
UK median daily rate £500 £500 £500
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 12 13
England median hourly rate £40.75 £45.00 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.44% -10.00% +69.35%
10th Percentile £38.63 £27.89 £38.25
90th Percentile £41.88 £50.00 £80.73
UK median hourly rate £40.75 £45.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year -9.44% -10.00% +69.35%

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 9,336 15,073 15,350
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 14.34% 16.52% 16.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,142 9,843 10,315
England median daily rate £450 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £263 £283 £265
90th Percentile £638 £638 £625
UK median daily rate £450 £475 £450
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 220 321 383
England median hourly rate £20.25 £20.00 £19.34
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.25% +3.41% -3.30%
10th Percentile £11.15 £12.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £53.00 £47.50 £47.83
UK median hourly rate £21.00 £20.00 £19.34
% change year-on-year +5.00% +3.41% +1.79%

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 25 January 2020.

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
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 25 January 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 -100 116 £522 -5.05% 46
South East -33 74 £475 -5.00% 50
North of England +7 47 £675 +54.29% 11
South West -27 25 £456 +7.35% 9
North West +1 23 £663 +39.47% 9
East of England +4 15 £450 -10.00% 4
North East +22 13 £675 +52.54% 1
Yorkshire +33 12 £700 +61.38% 1
Midlands +10 12 £483 +20.63% 13
West Midlands +16 7 £483 +19.88% 6
East Midlands +11 5 - - 7
Tomcat
UK

For the 6 months to 25 January 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.

1 216 (74.23%) Java
2 166 (57.04%) Linux
3 132 (45.36%) Jenkins
4 128 (43.99%) Apache
5 121 (41.58%) Agile Software Development
6 105 (36.08%) AWS
7 99 (34.02%) Spring
8 98 (33.68%) Git (software)
9 93 (31.96%) Oracle
10 92 (31.62%) DevOps
11 90 (30.93%) SQL
12 87 (29.90%) Continuous Integration
13 83 (28.52%) Maven
13 83 (28.52%) Python
14 73 (25.09%) Configuration Management
15 72 (24.74%) Test Automation
16 71 (24.40%) JavaScript
17 69 (23.71%) WebLogic
17 69 (23.71%) Web Services
18 68 (23.37%) Windows
18 68 (23.37%) HTTP
19 66 (22.68%) Security Cleared
20 63 (21.65%) Open Source
20 63 (21.65%) Scrum
21 62 (21.31%) Docker
22 61 (20.96%) J2EE
23 60 (20.62%) Puppet
24 59 (20.27%) nginx
24 59 (20.27%) Unix
25 58 (19.93%) VMware

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
1 128 (43.99%) Apache
2 69 (23.71%) WebLogic
3 59 (20.27%) nginx
4 56 (19.24%) WebSphere
5 52 (17.87%) JBoss
6 46 (15.81%) IIS
7 44 (15.12%) Jetty
8 26 (8.93%) Confluence
9 24 (8.25%) Mongrel
10 13 (4.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 9 (3.09%) Elasticsearch
12 7 (2.41%) Cloud Foundry
13 6 (2.06%) Apache Spark
13 6 (2.06%) Documentum
13 6 (2.06%) WebSphere Application Server
14 4 (1.37%) GemFire
14 4 (1.37%) SharePoint
15 3 (1.03%) Oracle Workflow
15 3 (1.03%) Skype for Business
15 3 (1.03%) WildFly
Business Applications
1 16 (5.50%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (1.37%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 105 (36.08%) AWS
2 48 (16.49%) Azure
3 43 (14.78%) GCP
4 39 (13.40%) Amazon EC2
5 33 (11.34%) GitHub
6 21 (7.22%) Google App Engine
7 12 (4.12%) Google Analytics
8 10 (3.44%) PaaS
9 9 (3.09%) OpenShift
10 6 (2.06%) Amazon ECS
10 6 (2.06%) Amazon EKS
10 6 (2.06%) Amazon S3
10 6 (2.06%) AWS CloudFormation
11 5 (1.72%) Amazon Kinesis
11 5 (1.72%) Serverless
12 4 (1.37%) Amazon ELB
12 4 (1.37%) Amazon EMR
13 3 (1.03%) Cloud Computing
13 3 (1.03%) IaaS
13 3 (1.03%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 68 (23.37%) HTTP
2 55 (18.90%) TCP/IP
3 46 (15.81%) SSL
4 35 (12.03%) DNS
5 33 (11.34%) DHCP
6 25 (8.59%) FTP
7 23 (7.90%) IPsec
8 15 (5.15%) Firewall
9 12 (4.12%) Internet
10 7 (2.41%) SAN
11 6 (2.06%) LAN
11 6 (2.06%) SMTP
12 5 (1.72%) Broadband
12 5 (1.72%) SSH
12 5 (1.72%) Wireshark
13 4 (1.37%) DSL
13 4 (1.37%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 4 (1.37%) VoIP
13 4 (1.37%) VPN
14 3 (1.03%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (13.75%) MySQL
2 37 (12.71%) SQL Server
3 36 (12.37%) NoSQL
4 32 (11.00%) Oracle Database
4 32 (11.00%) PostgreSQL
5 26 (8.93%) MongoDB
6 25 (8.59%) Relational Database
7 17 (5.84%) Hadoop
8 13 (4.47%) Oracle Database 12c
9 12 (4.12%) Data Warehouse
10 11 (3.78%) Big Data
10 11 (3.78%) BigQuery
10 11 (3.78%) Oracle ODI
10 11 (3.78%) RDBMS
11 9 (3.09%) Apache Cassandra
12 8 (2.75%) Cloudera CDH
12 8 (2.75%) Redis
13 7 (2.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 4 (1.37%) DB2
14 4 (1.37%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 132 (45.36%) Jenkins
2 98 (33.68%) Git (software)
3 83 (28.52%) Maven
4 52 (17.87%) JUnit
5 43 (14.78%) JIRA
6 41 (14.09%) Cucumber
6 41 (14.09%) Subversion
7 39 (13.40%) Selenium
8 29 (9.97%) Ant
8 29 (9.97%) Mockito
9 26 (8.93%) Gradle
9 26 (8.93%) Travis CI
10 24 (8.25%) SonarQube
11 20 (6.87%) Mercurial
12 17 (5.84%) Eclipse
12 17 (5.84%) FindBugs
12 17 (5.84%) IntelliJ
12 17 (5.84%) Log4j
13 15 (5.15%) GitLab
14 13 (4.47%) SoapUI
General
1 45 (15.46%) Finance
2 20 (6.87%) Public Sector
3 13 (4.47%) Telecoms
4 11 (3.78%) Banking
5 6 (2.06%) Retail
6 5 (1.72%) Games
6 5 (1.72%) Manufacturing
6 5 (1.72%) Publishing
7 4 (1.37%) Electronics
7 4 (1.37%) Marketing
8 3 (1.03%) Legal
9 2 (0.69%) Advertising
10 1 (0.34%) Automotive
10 1 (0.34%) German Language
Job Titles
1 132 (45.36%) Developer
2 80 (27.49%) Java Developer
3 37 (12.71%) DevOps Engineer
4 21 (7.22%) Senior Developer
5 19 (6.53%) Administrator
6 15 (5.15%) SC Cleared Java Developer
7 13 (4.47%) Software Engineer
8 12 (4.12%) Oracle Developer
9 11 (3.78%) Architect
10 10 (3.44%) Cloud Engineer
10 10 (3.44%) Java Engineer
10 10 (3.44%) Senior Java Developer
10 10 (3.44%) Site Engineer
10 10 (3.44%) Site Reliability Engineer
10 10 (3.44%) Software Developer
11 9 (3.09%) WebSphere Administrator
12 8 (2.75%) Consultant
12 8 (2.75%) Java Software Developer
12 8 (2.75%) Scala Developer
13 7 (2.41%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (34.02%) Spring
2 69 (23.71%) Web Services
3 61 (20.96%) J2EE
4 55 (18.90%) XML
5 54 (18.56%) HTML
6 49 (16.84%) Hibernate
7 44 (15.12%) REST
8 41 (14.09%) AngularJS
9 40 (13.75%) SOAP
10 38 (13.06%) CSS
11 37 (12.71%) .NET
11 37 (12.71%) Servlets
12 34 (11.68%) JSON
12 34 (11.68%) RabbitMQ
13 33 (11.34%) Middleware
14 32 (11.00%) Spring Boot
15 30 (10.31%) jQuery
16 29 (9.97%) RESTful
16 29 (9.97%) XSLT
17 24 (8.25%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 21 (7.22%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (4.47%) Linux Command Line
3 12 (4.12%) Data Structures
3 12 (4.12%) Mobile App
4 10 (3.44%) Derivative
5 8 (2.75%) Public Cloud
6 7 (2.41%) Data Centre
7 6 (2.06%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (2.06%) Replication
8 5 (1.72%) Management Information System
9 4 (1.37%) NHS
10 3 (1.03%) IVR
10 3 (1.03%) N-Tier
10 3 (1.03%) PKI
10 3 (1.03%) SWIFT
10 3 (1.03%) User Experience
10 3 (1.03%) Virtual Team
10 3 (1.03%) VUI
11 2 (0.69%) Digital Wallet
11 2 (0.69%) Mobile Wallet
Operating Systems
1 166 (57.04%) Linux
2 68 (23.37%) Windows
3 59 (20.27%) Unix
4 37 (12.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 35 (12.03%) Ubuntu
6 23 (7.90%) CentOS
7 19 (6.53%) Debian
8 16 (5.50%) Windows Server
9 12 (4.12%) Oracle Linux
10 10 (3.44%) Solaris
11 7 (2.41%) Windows Server 2008
11 7 (2.41%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (1.72%) Android
12 5 (1.72%) Apple iOS
13 4 (1.37%) VMS
14 3 (1.03%) Mac OS X
14 3 (1.03%) Windows Server 2003
15 1 (0.34%) Fedora
15 1 (0.34%) Mac OS
15 1 (0.34%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (41.58%) Agile Software Development
2 92 (31.62%) DevOps
3 87 (29.90%) Continuous Integration
4 73 (25.09%) Configuration Management
5 72 (24.74%) Test Automation
6 63 (21.65%) Open Source
6 63 (21.65%) Scrum
7 46 (15.81%) Microservices
8 42 (14.43%) TDD
9 34 (11.68%) Software Engineering
10 32 (11.00%) BDD
10 32 (11.00%) Kanban
11 31 (10.65%) System Testing
12 29 (9.97%) User Stories
13 28 (9.62%) Analytics
13 28 (9.62%) MVC
14 27 (9.28%) Migration
15 26 (8.93%) ITIL
15 26 (8.93%) Problem-Solving
15 26 (8.93%) Project Delivery
Programming Languages
1 216 (74.23%) Java
2 90 (30.93%) SQL
3 83 (28.52%) Python
4 71 (24.40%) JavaScript
5 32 (11.00%) PL/SQL
6 30 (10.31%) Ruby
7 26 (8.93%) Perl
8 25 (8.59%) Groovy
9 23 (7.90%) C++
10 21 (7.22%) Bash Shell
11 19 (6.53%) Shell Script
12 18 (6.19%) Java 8
13 15 (5.15%) C#
14 14 (4.81%) Scala
15 12 (4.12%) Haskell
15 12 (4.12%) PHP
16 8 (2.75%) PowerShell
17 6 (2.06%) Go
18 4 (1.37%) Objective-C
18 4 (1.37%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 66 (22.68%) Security Cleared
2 52 (17.87%) SC Cleared
3 20 (6.87%) Degree
4 11 (3.78%) Computer Science Degree
5 9 (3.09%) DV Cleared
6 8 (2.75%) BPSS Clearance
7 5 (1.72%) OCPJP
8 4 (1.37%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (1.03%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (0.69%) CCIE
10 2 (0.69%) HND
10 2 (0.69%) ISEB
10 2 (0.69%) ISTQB
10 2 (0.69%) MCSA
10 2 (0.69%) MCSE
10 2 (0.69%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (0.69%) Sun Certification
10 2 (0.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (0.34%) CCNA
11 1 (0.34%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.44%) QA
2 6 (2.06%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 3 (1.03%) HL7
4 2 (0.69%) GDPR
4 2 (0.69%) SEPA
5 1 (0.34%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.34%) PSD2
5 1 (0.34%) SLA
System Software
1 62 (21.31%) Docker
2 49 (16.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (8.25%) Xen
4 16 (5.50%) Active Directory
5 11 (3.78%) vSphere
6 10 (3.44%) Virtual Machines
7 8 (2.75%) HDFS
7 8 (2.75%) VirtualBox
8 6 (2.06%) Hyper-V
9 4 (1.37%) NFS
10 3 (1.03%) Oracle RAC
10 3 (1.03%) VMware Server
11 2 (0.69%) ISA Server
11 2 (0.69%) KVM
11 2 (0.69%) Virtual Desktop
11 2 (0.69%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (0.34%) LXC
12 1 (0.34%) OpenDJ
12 1 (0.34%) SRDF
12 1 (0.34%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 60 (20.62%) Puppet
2 58 (19.93%) Ansible
3 41 (14.09%) Kubernetes
4 37 (12.71%) Opscode Chef
5 29 (9.97%) Terraform
6 23 (7.90%) Kibana
7 18 (6.19%) Grafana
8 11 (3.78%) logstash
9 7 (2.41%) Nagios
9 7 (2.41%) WSUS
10 6 (2.06%) Cobbler
10 6 (2.06%) Single Sign-On
11 5 (1.72%) NetIQ Identity Manager
11 5 (1.72%) Oracle Identity Manager
11 5 (1.72%) Prometheus
12 4 (1.37%) Rundeck
12 4 (1.37%) SELinux
13 3 (1.03%) Data Guard
13 3 (1.03%) Salt
13 3 (1.03%) SCOM
Vendors
1 93 (31.96%) Oracle
2 58 (19.93%) VMware
3 51 (17.53%) Google
4 44 (15.12%) Microsoft
5 30 (10.31%) Red Hat
6 14 (4.81%) IBM
7 13 (4.47%) Cisco
8 10 (3.44%) Adobe
9 9 (3.09%) Cloudera
9 9 (3.09%) ForgeRock
9 9 (3.09%) Splunk
9 9 (3.09%) webMethods
10 8 (2.75%) NetIQ
10 8 (2.75%) SAP
11 7 (2.41%) McAfee
12 5 (1.72%) Apple
12 5 (1.72%) HP
13 4 (1.37%) EMC
13 4 (1.37%) Juniper
13 4 (1.37%) TIBCO