Period
to 14 October 2019

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 14 October 2019 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
14 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 446 267 223
Rank change year-on-year -179 -44 -27
Contract jobs citing Tomcat 352 952 1,077
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.45% 1.02% 1.19%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.00% 6.10% 7.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 221 695 779
England median daily rate £475 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £375 £368 £319
90th Percentile £660 £609 £586
UK median daily rate £475 £493 £475
% change year-on-year -3.55% +3.68% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 12 8
England median hourly rate £44.34 £42.50 £42.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.32% -0.58% -3.93%
10th Percentile £39.38 £39.07 £35.00
90th Percentile £51.63 £49.73 £48.75
UK median hourly rate £44.34 £42.50 £42.75
% change year-on-year +4.32% -0.58% -3.93%

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 11,742 15,614 15,200
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 15.04% 16.72% 16.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,662 10,278 9,970
England median daily rate £463 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.78% +5.88%
10th Percentile £263 £275 £263
90th Percentile £638 £627 £606
UK median daily rate £455 £450 £440
% change year-on-year +1.11% +2.27% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 255 391 378
England median hourly rate £20.52 £21.50 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.56% +4.88% +2.50%
10th Percentile £11.00 £12.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £53.75 £51.25 £48.75
UK median hourly rate £21.50 £21.25 £20.00
% change year-on-year +1.18% +6.25% -

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 14 October 2019.

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 14 October 2019.

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 14 October 2019. 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 -175 119 £500 -4.76% 69
South East -37 97 £450 -10.00% 37
South West -52 48 £450 +5.88% 8
North of England 0 47 £488 +21.88% 18
East of England -13 21 £450 -2.70% 11
North West +9 20 £448 +11.88% 8
Midlands -13 20 £625 +51.52% 8
Yorkshire +17 14 £450 +5.88% 5
North East +7 13 £500 +25.00% 5
East Midlands +4 10 - - 2
West Midlands +2 10 £625 +56.25% 6
Tomcat
UK

For the 6 months to 14 October 2019, 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.

1 255 (72.44%) Java
2 193 (54.83%) Linux
3 157 (44.60%) Agile Software Development
4 155 (44.03%) Jenkins
5 133 (37.78%) Apache
6 118 (33.52%) Git (software)
7 116 (32.95%) DevOps
8 115 (32.67%) Spring
9 110 (31.25%) Maven
10 106 (30.11%) SQL
11 103 (29.26%) JavaScript
12 99 (28.13%) AWS
13 98 (27.84%) Oracle
14 94 (26.70%) Python
15 92 (26.14%) JBoss
16 89 (25.28%) Windows
17 88 (25.00%) Docker
18 84 (23.86%) Ansible
18 84 (23.86%) XML
19 82 (23.30%) JUnit
20 80 (22.73%) Test Automation
21 78 (22.16%) Scrum
22 76 (21.59%) HTML
23 74 (21.02%) Web Services
23 74 (21.02%) Continuous Integration
24 71 (20.17%) nginx
25 70 (19.89%) Finance
26 69 (19.60%) WebLogic
27 65 (18.47%) Unix
27 65 (18.47%) Hibernate

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
1 133 (37.78%) Apache
2 92 (26.14%) JBoss
3 71 (20.17%) nginx
4 69 (19.60%) WebLogic
5 61 (17.33%) WebSphere
6 48 (13.64%) Jetty
7 37 (10.51%) Confluence
8 34 (9.66%) IIS
9 18 (5.11%) Elasticsearch
10 11 (3.13%) Mongrel
10 11 (3.13%) WebSphere Application Server
11 10 (2.84%) Apache Spark
11 10 (2.84%) GeoServer
12 7 (1.99%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 6 (1.70%) Cloud Foundry
13 6 (1.70%) CMS
13 6 (1.70%) Oracle Self-Service HR
14 4 (1.14%) GemFire
14 4 (1.14%) WildFly
15 3 (0.85%) Apache Qpid
Applications
1 10 (2.84%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (1.70%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.85%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (2.56%) Oracle Applications
2 5 (1.42%) Oracle BPM
3 3 (0.85%) Payment Gateway
4 2 (0.57%) Adobe Campaign
4 2 (0.57%) CSG Singleview
4 2 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.57%) Magento
4 2 (0.57%) SAP Hybris
4 2 (0.57%) WebTrends
5 1 (0.28%) SAP BPC
5 1 (0.28%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 99 (28.13%) AWS
2 58 (16.48%) Azure
3 34 (9.66%) GitHub
4 28 (7.95%) GCP
5 27 (7.67%) Amazon EC2
5 27 (7.67%) OpenShift
6 17 (4.83%) Apigee
7 15 (4.26%) SaaS
8 12 (3.41%) Google Analytics
9 10 (2.84%) PaaS
10 9 (2.56%) Amazon S3
10 9 (2.56%) AWS CloudFormation
11 8 (2.27%) Google App Engine
12 5 (1.42%) Amazon EKS
12 5 (1.42%) BrowserStack
12 5 (1.42%) Serverless
13 4 (1.14%) Amazon ECS
13 4 (1.14%) Amazon EMR
13 4 (1.14%) Amazon Kinesis
13 4 (1.14%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 50 (14.20%) HTTP
2 32 (9.09%) SSL
3 30 (8.52%) TCP/IP
4 22 (6.25%) DNS
5 15 (4.26%) DHCP
6 11 (3.13%) Internet
6 11 (3.13%) IPsec
7 10 (2.84%) FTP
7 10 (2.84%) SSH
8 8 (2.27%) Firewall
9 7 (1.99%) Broadband
9 7 (1.99%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 7 (1.99%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 6 (1.70%) VLAN
11 5 (1.42%) Cisco IOS
11 5 (1.42%) OpenLDAP
12 4 (1.14%) DSL
13 3 (0.85%) AMQP
13 3 (0.85%) HTTPS
13 3 (0.85%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (17.90%) PostgreSQL
2 62 (17.61%) MySQL
3 58 (16.48%) SQL Server
4 33 (9.38%) Oracle Database
5 32 (9.09%) MongoDB
6 29 (8.24%) Hadoop
6 29 (8.24%) Relational Database
7 27 (7.67%) NoSQL
8 17 (4.83%) DB2
9 12 (3.41%) RDBMS
10 11 (3.13%) Big Data
10 11 (3.13%) BigQuery
11 10 (2.84%) GIS
12 9 (2.56%) Oracle Database 12c
13 8 (2.27%) Redis
14 7 (1.99%) Apache Cassandra
14 7 (1.99%) Data Warehouse
14 7 (1.99%) MariaDB
14 7 (1.99%) Oracle ODI
14 7 (1.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 155 (44.03%) Jenkins
2 118 (33.52%) Git (software)
3 110 (31.25%) Maven
4 82 (23.30%) JUnit
5 59 (16.76%) JIRA
6 49 (13.92%) Selenium
7 45 (12.78%) Ant
7 45 (12.78%) Cucumber
8 39 (11.08%) Mockito
9 35 (9.94%) Subversion
10 33 (9.38%) Eclipse
11 30 (8.52%) Gradle
12 24 (6.82%) IntelliJ
13 21 (5.97%) SonarQube
14 20 (5.68%) Mercurial
15 19 (5.40%) JMeter
16 18 (5.11%) GitLab
16 18 (5.11%) Sonatype Nexus
17 15 (4.26%) Bitbucket
18 12 (3.41%) gulp
General
1 70 (19.89%) Finance
2 25 (7.10%) Banking
3 19 (5.40%) Public Sector
4 18 (5.11%) Telecoms
5 10 (2.84%) Games
5 10 (2.84%) Publishing
6 9 (2.56%) Marketing
7 7 (1.99%) Manufacturing
8 6 (1.70%) Retail
9 5 (1.42%) Electronics
10 3 (0.85%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.57%) Front Office
12 1 (0.28%) Advertising
12 1 (0.28%) Cantonese Language
12 1 (0.28%) German Language
Job Titles
1 158 (44.89%) Developer
2 98 (27.84%) Java Developer
3 42 (11.93%) DevOps Engineer
4 19 (5.40%) Senior Developer
5 17 (4.83%) Architect
6 16 (4.55%) Administrator
6 16 (4.55%) Consultant
7 15 (4.26%) Lead Developer
8 14 (3.98%) Middleware Engineer
9 13 (3.69%) Lead Java Developer
9 13 (3.69%) SC Cleared Java Developer
10 12 (3.41%) Analyst
11 11 (3.13%) Java Engineer
12 9 (2.56%) Linux Engineer
12 9 (2.56%) Senior Java Developer
12 9 (2.56%) WebSphere Administrator
13 8 (2.27%) Developer in Test
13 8 (2.27%) Java Developer in Test
14 7 (1.99%) Full Stack Developer
14 7 (1.99%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 115 (32.67%) Spring
2 84 (23.86%) XML
3 76 (21.59%) HTML
4 74 (21.02%) Web Services
5 65 (18.47%) Hibernate
6 55 (15.63%) J2EE
7 51 (14.49%) CSS
7 51 (14.49%) REST
8 50 (14.20%) AngularJS
9 49 (13.92%) JSON
10 47 (13.35%) SOAP
11 43 (12.22%) jQuery
12 42 (11.93%) Middleware
13 38 (10.80%) JSP
13 38 (10.80%) RabbitMQ
14 35 (9.94%) Node.js
14 35 (9.94%) Spring Boot
15 33 (9.38%) RESTful
15 33 (9.38%) Servlets
16 31 (8.81%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 18 (5.11%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (4.55%) Linux Command Line
3 14 (3.98%) Data Centre
4 13 (3.69%) Enterprise Software
5 12 (3.41%) Derivative
5 12 (3.41%) Mobile App
6 9 (2.56%) Data Structures
7 8 (2.27%) Clustering
7 8 (2.27%) Management Information System
7 8 (2.27%) User Experience
8 7 (1.99%) Public Cloud
9 6 (1.70%) iPad
9 6 (1.70%) Mainframe
10 4 (1.14%) Replication
11 3 (0.85%) IVR
11 3 (0.85%) Mashup
11 3 (0.85%) SCADA
11 3 (0.85%) Self-Motivation
11 3 (0.85%) VUI
12 2 (0.57%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 193 (54.83%) Linux
2 89 (25.28%) Windows
3 65 (18.47%) Unix
4 60 (17.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 33 (9.38%) CentOS
6 31 (8.81%) Ubuntu
7 17 (4.83%) Debian
8 14 (3.98%) Windows Server
9 12 (3.41%) Solaris
10 11 (3.13%) Apple iOS
11 10 (2.84%) Android
12 8 (2.27%) AIX
12 8 (2.27%) Mac OS X
12 8 (2.27%) Oracle Linux
13 4 (1.14%) HPUX
14 3 (0.85%) VMS
14 3 (0.85%) Windows Server 2008
15 2 (0.57%) Fedora
15 2 (0.57%) Windows 7
15 2 (0.57%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 157 (44.60%) Agile Software Development
2 116 (32.95%) DevOps
3 80 (22.73%) Test Automation
4 78 (22.16%) Scrum
5 74 (21.02%) Continuous Integration
6 65 (18.47%) Microservices
7 58 (16.48%) Configuration Management
8 56 (15.91%) TDD
9 49 (13.92%) Open Source
10 46 (13.07%) Kanban
11 40 (11.36%) BDD
12 30 (8.52%) Continuous Delivery
13 29 (8.24%) Software Engineering
14 27 (7.67%) ITIL
14 27 (7.67%) Problem-Solving
15 23 (6.53%) Analytics
15 23 (6.53%) MVC
16 21 (5.97%) Deployment Automation
16 21 (5.97%) Mentoring
17 20 (5.68%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 255 (72.44%) Java
2 106 (30.11%) SQL
3 103 (29.26%) JavaScript
4 94 (26.70%) Python
5 50 (14.20%) Perl
6 42 (11.93%) Bash Shell
7 35 (9.94%) Ruby
8 32 (9.09%) Groovy
9 27 (7.67%) PL/SQL
9 27 (7.67%) Shell Script
10 26 (7.39%) C++
10 26 (7.39%) PowerShell
11 23 (6.53%) PHP
12 17 (4.83%) C#
12 17 (4.83%) Scala
13 13 (3.69%) T-SQL
14 10 (2.84%) Java 8
15 9 (2.56%) Haskell
15 9 (2.56%) Objective-C
16 6 (1.70%) C
Qualifications
1 56 (15.91%) Security Cleared
2 35 (9.94%) SC Cleared
3 25 (7.10%) Degree
4 14 (3.98%) Computer Science Degree
5 8 (2.27%) DV Cleared
6 6 (1.70%) ISEB
6 6 (1.70%) ISTQB
6 6 (1.70%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (1.14%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (0.85%) BPSS Clearance
8 3 (0.85%) MCSA
9 2 (0.57%) CCNA
9 2 (0.57%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.57%) OCPJP
9 2 (0.57%) RHCE
9 2 (0.57%) RHCSA
10 1 (0.28%) CCIE
10 1 (0.28%) Master's Degree
10 1 (0.28%) MCSE
10 1 (0.28%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.26%) QA
2 2 (0.57%) GDPR
2 2 (0.57%) HL7
3 1 (0.28%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.28%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.28%) PSD2
System Software
1 88 (25.00%) Docker
2 33 (9.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (7.95%) Active Directory
4 17 (4.83%) Virtual Machines
4 17 (4.83%) vSphere
5 10 (2.84%) LXC
5 10 (2.84%) Xen
6 8 (2.27%) VirtualBox
7 6 (1.70%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (1.42%) NFS
8 5 (1.42%) RACF
9 4 (1.14%) Samba
9 4 (1.14%) VMware Workstation
10 3 (0.85%) Firmware
10 3 (0.85%) Hyper-V
10 3 (0.85%) VMware Server
11 2 (0.57%) HDFS
11 2 (0.57%) ISA Server
11 2 (0.57%) KVM
11 2 (0.57%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 84 (23.86%) Ansible
2 61 (17.33%) Puppet
3 60 (17.05%) Kubernetes
4 40 (11.36%) Opscode Chef
5 38 (10.80%) Terraform
6 18 (5.11%) Kibana
7 17 (4.83%) Grafana
8 11 (3.13%) logstash
8 11 (3.13%) Nagios
9 10 (2.84%) Cobbler
9 10 (2.84%) Single Sign-On
10 8 (2.27%) Packer
10 8 (2.27%) Salt
10 8 (2.27%) ZABBIX
11 6 (1.70%) Rundeck
12 5 (1.42%) Consul
12 5 (1.42%) vCenter Server
12 5 (1.42%) WSUS
13 4 (1.14%) Docker Swarm
13 4 (1.14%) NetIQ Identity Manager
Vendors
1 98 (27.84%) Oracle
2 59 (16.76%) Red Hat
3 56 (15.91%) VMware
4 41 (11.65%) Google
5 31 (8.81%) Microsoft
6 14 (3.98%) Cloudera
7 13 (3.69%) Atlassian
8 12 (3.41%) Adobe
8 12 (3.41%) Cisco
8 12 (3.41%) SAP
8 12 (3.41%) Splunk
9 11 (3.13%) IBM
10 9 (2.56%) F5
11 8 (2.27%) McAfee
11 8 (2.27%) webMethods
12 6 (1.70%) Dynatrace
12 6 (1.70%) Hortonworks
12 6 (1.70%) Sybase
12 6 (1.70%) Xamarin
13 5 (1.42%) ForgeRock