The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 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 27 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apache Tomcat
North West / Lancashire
Rank - 47 43
Contract jobs citing Tomcat 0 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire - 0.93% 1.01%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 4.04% 4.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 4
Median daily rate - £375 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -7.69%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £350
% change year-on-year +12.42% +14.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Lancashire with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Lancashire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 21 99 81
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 9.86% 22.97% 20.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 70 52
Median daily rate £356 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.72% +3.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £255 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £399 £450 £552
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 6
Median hourly rate £11.25 £12.00 £45.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.25% -73.77%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.25 £11.70 £17.06
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £19.89 £46.09
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year -5.55% +9.09%  

Tomcat
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Lancashire 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 Lancashire

Tomcat
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Tomcat in Lancashire