The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 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 29 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.

Apache Tomcat
North West / Merseyside
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 38 -
Rank change year-on-year +4 -  
Contract jobs citing Tomcat 4 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 1.25% 0.59% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.15% 2.78% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £385 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £407 £350
% change year-on-year +10.70% +16.14%  
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 Merseyside with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Merseyside
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 65 72 69
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 20.38% 21.30% 18.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 43 29
Median daily rate £325 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.33% -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £310 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £450 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Median hourly rate £16.00 £15.25 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.91% +8.92%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year - +6.06%  

Tomcat
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Merseyside 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 Merseyside

Tomcat
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Tomcat in Merseyside

Tomcat
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Tomcat in Merseyside over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Tomcat in Merseyside

Tomcat
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Tomcat within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool +7 4 £385 -
Tomcat
North West

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Tomcat also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Merseyside region with a requirement for Tomcat.

1 6 (85.71%) JBoss
2 5 (71.43%) HTTP
2 5 (71.43%) IBM
2 5 (71.43%) IBM HTTP Server
2 5 (71.43%) WebSphere
3 2 (28.57%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (28.57%) Middleware
3 2 (28.57%) Apache
4 1 (14.29%) Python
4 1 (14.29%) Chordiant
4 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
4 1 (14.29%) Legal
4 1 (14.29%) Migration
4 1 (14.29%) LAMP
4 1 (14.29%) Java
4 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 1 (14.29%) Perl
4 1 (14.29%) PHP
4 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
4 1 (14.29%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) J2EE
4 1 (14.29%) MySQL
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle
4 1 (14.29%) Linux
4 1 (14.29%) jQuery
4 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (14.29%) nginx
4 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
4 1 (14.29%) Puppet
4 1 (14.29%) Jenkins

Tomcat
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 6 (85.71%) JBoss
2 5 (71.43%) IBM HTTP Server
2 5 (71.43%) WebSphere
3 2 (28.57%) Apache
4 1 (14.29%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (14.29%) Legal
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (14.29%) Administrator
1 1 (14.29%) Developer
1 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Specialist
1 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
1 1 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
1 1 (14.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 1 (14.29%) Middleware Specialist
1 1 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (14.29%) WebSphere Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Middleware
1 2 (28.57%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (14.29%) J2EE
2 1 (14.29%) jQuery
2 1 (14.29%) LAMP
2 1 (14.29%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (14.29%) Spring
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (14.29%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
1 1 (14.29%) Java
1 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
1 1 (14.29%) Perl
1 1 (14.29%) PHP
1 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
1 1 (14.29%) Python
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Ansible
1 1 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (14.29%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) IBM
2 1 (14.29%) Chordiant
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Red Hat