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 3 months to 27 April 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
England / North West
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 116 106 137
Rank change year-on-year -10 +31  
Contract jobs citing Tomcat 19 59 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.68% 1.46% 0.62%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.76% 8.49% 3.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 34 15
Median daily rate £445 £475 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.31% +58.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £593 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £345
% change year-on-year +5.88% +23.18%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £16.75 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £38.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year - +13.43%  

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 the North West with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
North West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 399 695 602
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 14.37% 17.24% 15.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 251 393 313
Median daily rate £363 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.37% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year +1.01% +5.60%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 26 32
Median hourly rate £16.00 £22.54 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -29.01% +18.63%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.40 £10.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £57.75 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 £17.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +14.70% -15.00%  

Tomcat
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West 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 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 3 months to 27 April 2017.

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 3 months to 27 April 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
Manchester +9 11 £550 +25.71% 5
Cheshire +7 5 £445 -11.00% 1
Merseyside 0 3 £375 -
Tomcat
England

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 North West region with a requirement for Tomcat.

1 37 (75.51%) Java
2 20 (40.82%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (36.73%) Apache
4 17 (34.69%) WebSphere
5 15 (30.61%) Windows
5 15 (30.61%) DevOps
6 14 (28.57%) HTTP
7 13 (26.53%) Linux
7 13 (26.53%) JBoss
8 12 (24.49%) SQL
8 12 (24.49%) Jenkins
9 11 (22.45%) nginx
9 11 (22.45%) Amazon AWS
9 11 (22.45%) J2EE
9 11 (22.45%) Unix
9 11 (22.45%) Spring
10 10 (20.41%) JavaScript
10 10 (20.41%) Oracle
10 10 (20.41%) SSL
10 10 (20.41%) REST
10 10 (20.41%) Puppet
11 9 (18.37%) E-Commerce
11 9 (18.37%) IIS
11 9 (18.37%) Servlets
11 9 (18.37%) Finance
12 8 (16.33%) SOAP
12 8 (16.33%) HTML
12 8 (16.33%) SQL Server
12 8 (16.33%) IBM
12 8 (16.33%) Microsoft

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 18 (36.73%) Apache
2 17 (34.69%) WebSphere
3 13 (26.53%) JBoss
4 11 (22.45%) nginx
5 9 (18.37%) IIS
6 6 (12.24%) WebLogic
7 5 (10.20%) Jetty
7 5 (10.20%) Mongrel
8 4 (8.16%) IBM HTTP Server
9 3 (6.12%) GlassFish
10 2 (4.08%) Confluence
11 1 (2.04%) Commerce Server
11 1 (2.04%) Oracle 10gAS
11 1 (2.04%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 1 (2.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 1 (2.04%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 11 (22.45%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (10.20%) Google App Engine
3 5 (10.20%) Google Cloud Platform
3 5 (10.20%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (4.08%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 2 (4.08%) Amazon ELB
4 2 (4.08%) Amazon S3
4 2 (4.08%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (4.08%) CloudFront
4 2 (4.08%) IaaS
4 2 (4.08%) PaaS
5 1 (2.04%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (28.57%) HTTP
2 10 (20.41%) SSL
3 5 (10.20%) DHCP
3 5 (10.20%) DNS
3 5 (10.20%) FTP
3 5 (10.20%) IPsec
3 5 (10.20%) TCP/IP
4 3 (6.12%) Firewall
4 3 (6.12%) Kerberos
5 2 (4.08%) LAN
5 2 (4.08%) VoIP
5 2 (4.08%) VPN
5 2 (4.08%) WAN
6 1 (2.04%) LDAP
6 1 (2.04%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.12%) DB2
2 3 (6.12%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (6.12%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (4.08%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (4.08%) MySQL
3 2 (4.08%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (4.08%) Redis
4 1 (2.04%) Big Data
4 1 (2.04%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.04%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.04%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 12 (24.49%) Jenkins
2 7 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 7 (14.29%) Maven
3 5 (10.20%) JIRA
3 5 (10.20%) Travis CI
3 5 (10.20%) Visual Studio Team System
4 4 (8.16%) Gradle
5 3 (6.12%) Eclipse
6 2 (4.08%) Ant
6 2 (4.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (4.08%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (4.08%) Vagrant
7 1 (2.04%) Apache Ivy
General
1 9 (18.37%) Finance
2 4 (8.16%) Retail
3 2 (4.08%) Banking
3 2 (4.08%) Front Office
3 2 (4.08%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.04%) Legal
Job Titles
1 17 (34.69%) Developer
2 9 (18.37%) Java Developer
3 5 (10.20%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (6.12%) Administrator
4 3 (6.12%) Azure DevOps
4 3 (6.12%) Consultant
4 3 (6.12%) DevOps Consultant
4 3 (6.12%) Middleware Engineer
4 3 (6.12%) Senior Middleware Engineer
4 3 (6.12%) Software Engineer
5 2 (4.08%) Analyst
5 2 (4.08%) Applications Support
5 2 (4.08%) Azure DevOps Engineer
5 2 (4.08%) Full Stack Developer
5 2 (4.08%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 2 (4.08%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (4.08%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (4.08%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (4.08%) WebSphere Developer
5 2 (4.08%) WebSphere Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (22.45%) J2EE
1 11 (22.45%) Spring
2 10 (20.41%) REST
3 9 (18.37%) Servlets
4 8 (16.33%) HTML
4 8 (16.33%) SOAP
5 7 (14.29%) CSS
5 7 (14.29%) Middleware
6 6 (12.24%) AngularJS
6 6 (12.24%) JSP
7 5 (10.20%) .NET
8 4 (8.16%) Angular 2
8 4 (8.16%) Elastic Stack
8 4 (8.16%) HTML5
8 4 (8.16%) Web Services
9 3 (6.12%) JSTL
9 3 (6.12%) XML
10 2 (4.08%) Ajax
10 2 (4.08%) Struts
10 2 (4.08%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.16%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.08%) Client/Server
2 2 (4.08%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.08%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.08%) Security Operations Centre
2 2 (4.08%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (30.61%) Windows
2 13 (26.53%) Linux
3 11 (22.45%) Unix
4 5 (10.20%) Windows Server
5 3 (6.12%) CentOS
5 3 (6.12%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (4.08%) Android
6 2 (4.08%) HPUX
6 2 (4.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.04%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (40.82%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (30.61%) DevOps
3 9 (18.37%) E-Commerce
4 7 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 7 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (14.29%) ITIL
5 6 (12.24%) Open Source
5 6 (12.24%) TDD
6 5 (10.20%) Continuous Deployment
6 5 (10.20%) Scrum
6 5 (10.20%) Service Management
7 4 (8.16%) UML
8 3 (6.12%) ITSM
8 3 (6.12%) OO
8 3 (6.12%) RAD
8 3 (6.12%) Release Management
8 3 (6.12%) RUP
8 3 (6.12%) Software Engineering
8 3 (6.12%) Validation
8 3 (6.12%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 37 (75.51%) Java
2 12 (24.49%) SQL
3 10 (20.41%) JavaScript
4 7 (14.29%) Python
5 6 (12.24%) Perl
5 6 (12.24%) PowerShell
6 4 (8.16%) Bash Shell
6 4 (8.16%) TypeScript
7 3 (6.12%) PHP
8 1 (2.04%) Jython
8 1 (2.04%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.04%) Ruby
8 1 (2.04%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (8.16%) Degree
2 3 (6.12%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.08%) CISSP
3 2 (4.08%) SANS
3 2 (4.08%) SSCP
4 1 (2.04%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) QA
System Software
1 5 (10.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (8.16%) Xen
3 3 (6.12%) Docker
4 1 (2.04%) Active Directory
4 1 (2.04%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 10 (20.41%) Puppet
2 4 (8.16%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (6.12%) Ansible
4 2 (4.08%) Packer
4 2 (4.08%) QRadar
Vendors
1 10 (20.41%) Oracle
2 8 (16.33%) IBM
2 8 (16.33%) Microsoft
3 6 (12.24%) VMware
4 5 (10.20%) Google
5 4 (8.16%) HP
6 3 (6.12%) hybris
6 3 (6.12%) SaltStack
7 2 (4.08%) AppDynamics
7 2 (4.08%) Apple
7 2 (4.08%) Chordiant
7 2 (4.08%) Guidewire
7 2 (4.08%) LogRhythm
7 2 (4.08%) New Relic
7 2 (4.08%) Red Hat
7 2 (4.08%) ServiceNow
7 2 (4.08%) SOASTA, Inc
7 2 (4.08%) Splunk
8 1 (2.04%) Cloudera
Manchester, Lancashire
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Rate: £450 - £525 per day
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