Period
to 21 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 21 October 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
England > North West
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 195 163 146
Rank change year-on-year -32 -17 +53
Contract jobs citing Tomcat 25 42 80
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.43% 0.75% 1.10%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.86% 4.84% 6.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 31 58
North West median daily rate £413 £415 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.60% -4.60% +2.35%
10th Percentile £285 £263 £305
90th Percentile £501 £650 £508
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
North West median hourly rate - - £32.76
England median hourly rate £42.50 £42.75 £44.50
% change year-on-year -0.58% -3.93% +11.25%

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 the North West with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 874 868 1,187
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 14.87% 15.47% 16.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 535 547 746
North West median daily rate £400 £388 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% -2.70% -3.75%
10th Percentile £190 £229 £254
90th Percentile £608 £575 £550
England median daily rate £465 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +3.33% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 36 48
North West median hourly rate £22.83 £27.00 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.46% +77.05% -9.44%
10th Percentile £12.01 £11.13 £11.70
90th Percentile £132.00 £47.50 £33.18
England median hourly rate £21.50 £20.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +4.88% +2.50% +5.26%

Tomcat
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Tomcat as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Tomcat in the North West

Tomcat
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Tomcat in the North West

Tomcat
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Tomcat in the North West over the 6 months to 21 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Tomcat in the North West

Tomcat
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Tomcat in the North West

Tomcat
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Tomcat within the North West region over the 6 months to 21 October 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
Manchester -31 11 £430 -4.44% 11
Cheshire +3 8 £300 -23.81% 4
Merseyside +14 3 £413 - 8
Lancashire -23 3 £443 +342.50% 1
Tomcat
England

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 North West region with a requirement for Tomcat.

1 15 (60.00%) Java
2 12 (48.00%) Oracle
3 11 (44.00%) Apache
3 11 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (40.00%) SQL
5 9 (36.00%) Linux
6 8 (32.00%) JSP
6 8 (32.00%) WebSphere
7 7 (28.00%) Amazon AWS
7 7 (28.00%) XML
7 7 (28.00%) Windows
7 7 (28.00%) HTML
8 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
8 6 (24.00%) ITIL
8 6 (24.00%) CSS
8 6 (24.00%) Finance
8 6 (24.00%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (24.00%) Jenkins
9 5 (20.00%) Oracle Database
9 5 (20.00%) JBoss
9 5 (20.00%) EJB
10 4 (16.00%) IIS
10 4 (16.00%) Eclipse
10 4 (16.00%) HTTP
10 4 (16.00%) IBM
10 4 (16.00%) VMware
10 4 (16.00%) Retail
10 4 (16.00%) Git (software)
10 4 (16.00%) JPA
10 4 (16.00%) Dojo

Tomcat
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 11 (44.00%) Apache
2 8 (32.00%) WebSphere
3 5 (20.00%) JBoss
4 4 (16.00%) IIS
5 3 (12.00%) nginx
5 3 (12.00%) WebLogic
6 2 (8.00%) Commerce Server
6 2 (8.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 2 (8.00%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (4.00%) CMS
7 1 (4.00%) IBM HTTP Server
7 1 (4.00%) Jetty
Cloud Services
1 7 (28.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (8.00%) Amazon S3
3 2 (8.00%) IaaS
3 2 (8.00%) PaaS
4 1 (4.00%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (4.00%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (4.00%) Amazon Glacier
4 1 (4.00%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) HTTP
2 3 (12.00%) FTP
3 1 (4.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (4.00%) Firewall
3 1 (4.00%) SSL
3 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (24.00%) PostgreSQL
1 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (20.00%) Oracle Database
3 4 (16.00%) MongoDB
4 2 (8.00%) DB2
4 2 (8.00%) MySQL
4 2 (8.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (4.00%) Amazon Athena
5 1 (4.00%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (4.00%) NoSQL
5 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 6 (24.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (16.00%) Eclipse
2 4 (16.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (12.00%) JIRA
3 3 (12.00%) Maven
3 3 (12.00%) Selenium
4 2 (8.00%) IntelliJ
4 2 (8.00%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (4.00%) Ant
5 1 (4.00%) CA Release Automation
5 1 (4.00%) GitLab
5 1 (4.00%) Gradle
5 1 (4.00%) JUnit
5 1 (4.00%) NetBeans
5 1 (4.00%) SoapUI
5 1 (4.00%) SonarQube
5 1 (4.00%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (4.00%) Travis CI
5 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 6 (24.00%) Finance
2 4 (16.00%) Retail
3 2 (8.00%) Banking
4 1 (4.00%) Back Office
4 1 (4.00%) Financial Institution
4 1 (4.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (4.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 10 (40.00%) Developer
2 6 (24.00%) Applications Support
3 5 (20.00%) Java Developer
4 4 (16.00%) WebSphere Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Applications Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Applications Support Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Lead Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Lead Java Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Support Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Applications Specialist
6 2 (8.00%) Applications Support Specialist
6 2 (8.00%) Middleware Specialist
6 2 (8.00%) Server Specialist
6 2 (8.00%) Server Support
6 2 (8.00%) Server Support Specialist
6 2 (8.00%) Support Specialist
7 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (32.00%) JSP
2 7 (28.00%) HTML
2 7 (28.00%) XML
3 6 (24.00%) CSS
4 5 (20.00%) EJB
5 4 (16.00%) Dojo
5 4 (16.00%) JPA
6 3 (12.00%) EDI
6 3 (12.00%) Elastic Stack
6 3 (12.00%) Middleware
6 3 (12.00%) Node.js
6 3 (12.00%) SOAP
6 3 (12.00%) Web Services
7 2 (8.00%) AngularJS
7 2 (8.00%) CSS3
7 2 (8.00%) HTML5
7 2 (8.00%) Java EE
7 2 (8.00%) JMS
7 2 (8.00%) JSON
7 2 (8.00%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) User Experience
2 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.00%) Fintech
3 1 (4.00%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (4.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 9 (36.00%) Linux
2 7 (28.00%) Windows
3 3 (12.00%) Unix
3 3 (12.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (8.00%) HPUX
4 2 (8.00%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (4.00%) Android
5 1 (4.00%) CentOS
5 1 (4.00%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (24.00%) ITIL
3 4 (16.00%) DevOps
4 3 (12.00%) Decision-Making
4 3 (12.00%) Knowledge Management
4 3 (12.00%) MVC
4 3 (12.00%) OO
4 3 (12.00%) Problem Management
4 3 (12.00%) TDD
4 3 (12.00%) Web Development
5 2 (8.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (8.00%) Data Protection
5 2 (8.00%) High Availability
5 2 (8.00%) Microservices
5 2 (8.00%) OOP
5 2 (8.00%) Performance Engineering
5 2 (8.00%) Performance Testing
5 2 (8.00%) Risk Management
5 2 (8.00%) Software Engineering
6 1 (4.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 15 (60.00%) Java
2 10 (40.00%) SQL
3 3 (12.00%) Perl
4 2 (8.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (8.00%) PL/SQL
5 1 (4.00%) Bash Shell
5 1 (4.00%) Python
5 1 (4.00%) Ruby
5 1 (4.00%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (4.00%) DBS Check
1 1 (4.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (16.00%) Docker
2 3 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (4.00%) Gluster
3 1 (4.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.00%) iptables
3 1 (4.00%) NFS
Systems Management
1 4 (16.00%) Puppet
2 3 (12.00%) Ansible
2 3 (12.00%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (8.00%) CA Single Sign-On
3 2 (8.00%) ZABBIX
4 1 (4.00%) BladeLogic
4 1 (4.00%) HAProxy
4 1 (4.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 12 (48.00%) Oracle
2 4 (16.00%) IBM
2 4 (16.00%) VMware
3 2 (8.00%) CA
3 2 (8.00%) Sybase
4 1 (4.00%) Cisco
4 1 (4.00%) HP
4 1 (4.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.00%) Splunk