Period
to 19 January 2019

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 19 January 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
England > North West
6 months to
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 158 160 150
Rank change year-on-year +2 -10 +20
Contract jobs citing Tomcat 48 47 59
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.86% 0.86% 0.96%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.97% 5.65% 5.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 32 43
North West median daily rate £475 £400 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.75% -8.05% +2.35%
10th Percentile £331 £264 £363
90th Percentile £538 £643 £571
England median daily rate £513 £500 £440
% change year-on-year +2.50% +13.64% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
North West median hourly rate - - £29.53
England median hourly rate £45.00 £48.75 £29.53
% change year-on-year -7.69% +65.11% -26.19%

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 804 832 1,009
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 14.33% 15.27% 16.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 505 542 649
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% -5.00%
10th Percentile £181 £250 £263
90th Percentile £625 £598 £556
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 33 29
North West median hourly rate £20.00 £14.46 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +38.31% -3.60% -23.08%
10th Percentile £12.83 £11.00 £10.50
90th Percentile £50.00 £47.00 £19.15
England median hourly rate £20.00 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +2.56% -2.50% -

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 19 January 2019.

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 19 January 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
Manchester -7 27 £475 +14.46% 6
Merseyside +5 11 £400 - 4
Cheshire +5 8 £285 - 3
Lancashire -22 2 £618 +82.96% 3
Tomcat
England

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 North West region with a requirement for Tomcat.

1 30 (62.50%) Apache
2 28 (58.33%) Java
3 24 (50.00%) DevOps
4 21 (43.75%) Linux
5 18 (37.50%) Jenkins
6 17 (35.42%) Amazon AWS
7 16 (33.33%) IIS
7 16 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (33.33%) WebSphere
8 14 (29.17%) nginx
8 14 (29.17%) Jetty
8 14 (29.17%) Puppet
9 13 (27.08%) VMware Infrastructure
9 13 (27.08%) Amazon EC2
9 13 (27.08%) Configuration Management
9 13 (27.08%) FTP
9 13 (27.08%) HTTP
9 13 (27.08%) Windows
9 13 (27.08%) Finance
9 13 (27.08%) VMware
10 12 (25.00%) Servlets
10 12 (25.00%) ITIL
11 11 (22.92%) Microsoft
11 11 (22.92%) TDD
11 11 (22.92%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (22.92%) Travis CI
11 11 (22.92%) Mongrel
11 11 (22.92%) Greenfield Project
12 10 (20.83%) Google Cloud Platform
12 10 (20.83%) Unit Testing

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 30 (62.50%) Apache
2 16 (33.33%) IIS
2 16 (33.33%) WebSphere
3 14 (29.17%) Jetty
3 14 (29.17%) nginx
4 11 (22.92%) Mongrel
5 4 (8.33%) JBoss
6 3 (6.25%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (4.17%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (4.17%) WebLogic
8 1 (2.08%) Apache Pig
8 1 (2.08%) Apache Spark
8 1 (2.08%) Commerce Server
8 1 (2.08%) Oracle HTTP Server
Cloud Services
1 17 (35.42%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (27.08%) Amazon EC2
3 10 (20.83%) Cloud Computing
3 10 (20.83%) Google App Engine
3 10 (20.83%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (6.25%) Amazon Glacier
4 3 (6.25%) Amazon S3
5 2 (4.17%) IaaS
5 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (4.17%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (27.08%) FTP
1 13 (27.08%) HTTP
2 10 (20.83%) DHCP
2 10 (20.83%) DNS
2 10 (20.83%) IPsec
2 10 (20.83%) SSL
2 10 (20.83%) TCP/IP
3 2 (4.17%) AMQP
4 1 (2.08%) Kerberos
4 1 (2.08%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (20.83%) SQL Server
2 7 (14.58%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (12.50%) SQL Server 2014
4 4 (8.33%) MongoDB
4 4 (8.33%) NoSQL
4 4 (8.33%) Oracle Database
4 4 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (6.25%) Amazon Athena
5 3 (6.25%) Amazon Redshift
6 2 (4.17%) InterSystems Cache
6 2 (4.17%) MySQL
6 2 (4.17%) Relational Database
7 1 (2.08%) Apache Hive
7 1 (2.08%) Big Data
7 1 (2.08%) DB2
7 1 (2.08%) HBase
7 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (2.08%) RDBMS
7 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (2.08%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 18 (37.50%) Jenkins
2 11 (22.92%) Travis CI
3 8 (16.67%) Cucumber
3 8 (16.67%) JUnit
4 4 (8.33%) Eclipse
4 4 (8.33%) IntelliJ
5 3 (6.25%) Git (software)
5 3 (6.25%) Gradle
5 3 (6.25%) Maven
5 3 (6.25%) NetBeans
6 2 (4.17%) JIRA
6 2 (4.17%) Selenium
7 1 (2.08%) CA Release Automation
7 1 (2.08%) ERwin
7 1 (2.08%) SoapUI
7 1 (2.08%) Toad
7 1 (2.08%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 13 (27.08%) Finance
2 5 (10.42%) Banking
3 3 (6.25%) Investment Banking
3 3 (6.25%) Law
4 2 (4.17%) Retail
5 1 (2.08%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 14 (29.17%) Developer
1 14 (29.17%) DevOps Engineer
2 12 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 10 (20.83%) Analyst
3 10 (20.83%) Applications Support
4 8 (16.67%) AWS Developer
4 8 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 8 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
5 6 (12.50%) Agile Developer
5 6 (12.50%) Agile Java Developer
5 6 (12.50%) Senior Agile Developer
5 6 (12.50%) Senior Agile Java Developer
6 5 (10.42%) Applications Support Analyst
6 5 (10.42%) Support Analyst
7 3 (6.25%) Applications Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) Applications Support Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) Support Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) Windows Support Analyst
8 2 (4.17%) Artificial Intelligence Developer
8 2 (4.17%) WebSphere Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (25.00%) Servlets
2 10 (20.83%) .NET
2 10 (20.83%) J2EE
2 10 (20.83%) JSP
2 10 (20.83%) SOAP
3 7 (14.58%) XML
4 6 (12.50%) Middleware
5 5 (10.42%) AngularJS
5 5 (10.42%) Web Services
6 4 (8.33%) Java EE
6 4 (8.33%) JSON
7 3 (6.25%) EDI
7 3 (6.25%) EJB
7 3 (6.25%) HTML
7 3 (6.25%) JMS
7 3 (6.25%) REST
8 2 (4.17%) Dojo
8 2 (4.17%) JPA
8 2 (4.17%) Kafka
8 2 (4.17%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.92%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.08%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.08%) Fintech
3 1 (2.08%) PKI
3 1 (2.08%) User Experience
3 1 (2.08%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 21 (43.75%) Linux
2 13 (27.08%) Windows
3 9 (18.75%) Windows Server
4 8 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (10.42%) HPUX
5 5 (10.42%) Unix
6 4 (8.33%) CentOS
7 2 (4.17%) Oracle Linux
7 2 (4.17%) SUSE
7 2 (4.17%) Ubuntu
8 1 (2.08%) Android
8 1 (2.08%) Debian
8 1 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (2.08%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (50.00%) DevOps
2 16 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (27.08%) Configuration Management
4 12 (25.00%) ITIL
5 11 (22.92%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (22.92%) TDD
6 10 (20.83%) Open Source
6 10 (20.83%) Test Automation
6 10 (20.83%) Unit Testing
7 8 (16.67%) BDD
8 7 (14.58%) Artificial Intelligence
8 7 (14.58%) ITSM
8 7 (14.58%) Release Management
8 7 (14.58%) Service Management
9 5 (10.42%) ITIL V3
10 4 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
10 4 (8.33%) Risk Management
10 4 (8.33%) Web Development
11 3 (6.25%) Knowledge Management
11 3 (6.25%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 28 (58.33%) Java
2 8 (16.67%) Java 8
2 8 (16.67%) SQL
3 3 (6.25%) Bash Shell
3 3 (6.25%) Python
4 2 (4.17%) MUMPS
4 2 (4.17%) Perl
5 1 (2.08%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.08%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.08%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.08%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 9 (18.75%) Degree
2 4 (8.33%) Security Cleared
3 3 (6.25%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (6.25%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.08%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (2.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (27.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (20.83%) Xen
3 2 (4.17%) Docker
4 1 (2.08%) Active Directory
4 1 (2.08%) Apache Flume
4 1 (2.08%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (2.08%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.08%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 14 (29.17%) Puppet
2 6 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (10.42%) Ansible
4 2 (4.17%) Terraform
4 2 (4.17%) ZABBIX
5 1 (2.08%) BladeLogic
5 1 (2.08%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (2.08%) CA Single Sign-On
5 1 (2.08%) Ganglia
5 1 (2.08%) Nagios
5 1 (2.08%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 13 (27.08%) VMware
2 11 (22.92%) Microsoft
3 10 (20.83%) Google
4 8 (16.67%) Oracle
5 4 (8.33%) HP
6 2 (4.17%) IBM
6 2 (4.17%) Sybase
7 1 (2.08%) BMC
7 1 (2.08%) CA
7 1 (2.08%) Cloudera
7 1 (2.08%) Hortonworks
7 1 (2.08%) Red Hat