Period
to 19 August 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 19 August 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
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 167 173 134
Rank change year-on-year +6 -39 +64
Contract jobs citing Tomcat 47 34 110
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.77% 0.59% 1.47%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.11% 3.79% 8.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 23 77
North West median daily rate £400 £438 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.57% -2.78% +28.57%
10th Percentile £345 £334 £322
90th Percentile £501 £575 £584
England median daily rate £490 £488 £451
% change year-on-year +0.51% +8.21% +8.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
North West median hourly rate - - £32.76
England median hourly rate £42.50 £38.75 £42.25
% change year-on-year +9.68% -8.28% +7.64%

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 919 898 1,255
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 15.10% 15.55% 16.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 581 564 752
North West median daily rate £400 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -3.23% -3.13%
10th Percentile £225 £232 £249
90th Percentile £588 £544 £525
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 37 45
North West median hourly rate £23.65 £16.00 £20.39
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +47.81% -21.53% +16.51%
10th Percentile £12.44 £10.50 £11.90
90th Percentile £55.00 £41.00 £39.00
England median hourly rate £20.75 £21.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -1.19% +5.00% +1.27%

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 August 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 19 August 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 -8 31 £400 -11.11% 10
Cheshire -9 11 £338 -21.74% 3
Lancashire -11 3 £443 -19.55% 4
Merseyside +16 2 £413 +10.00% 6
Tomcat
England

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 36 (76.60%) Java
2 23 (48.94%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (46.81%) Oracle
4 20 (42.55%) HTML
5 18 (38.30%) CSS
6 17 (36.17%) Apache
7 15 (31.91%) SQL
7 15 (31.91%) J2EE
8 14 (29.79%) WebSphere
9 12 (25.53%) Linux
10 11 (23.40%) JSP
10 11 (23.40%) EJB
10 11 (23.40%) Retail
10 11 (23.40%) Spring
11 10 (21.28%) Dojo
11 10 (21.28%) Unix
11 10 (21.28%) JavaScript
11 10 (21.28%) WebLogic
11 10 (21.28%) Performance Testing
11 10 (21.28%) JPA
11 10 (21.28%) Android
12 9 (19.15%) Oracle Database
12 9 (19.15%) JBoss
13 8 (17.02%) Web Services
13 8 (17.02%) User Experience
13 8 (17.02%) Decision-Making
14 7 (14.89%) Docker
14 7 (14.89%) Git (software)
14 7 (14.89%) Amazon AWS
14 7 (14.89%) Jenkins

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 17 (36.17%) Apache
2 14 (29.79%) WebSphere
3 10 (21.28%) WebLogic
4 9 (19.15%) JBoss
5 5 (10.64%) CMS
5 5 (10.64%) Commerce Server
6 2 (4.26%) Confluence
6 2 (4.26%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 2 (4.26%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (2.13%) IBM HTTP Server
7 1 (2.13%) IIS
7 1 (2.13%) Jetty
7 1 (2.13%) nginx
7 1 (2.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (2.13%) WebLogic Integration
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.89%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (12.77%) OpenShift
3 3 (6.38%) PaaS
4 2 (4.26%) GitHub
4 2 (4.26%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (2.13%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (2.13%) Amazon S3
5 1 (2.13%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (2.13%) npm
5 1 (2.13%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.77%) HTTP
2 4 (8.51%) FTP
3 1 (2.13%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (2.13%) Firewall
3 1 (2.13%) SSL
3 1 (2.13%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.13%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (19.15%) Oracle Database
2 5 (10.64%) DB2
3 4 (8.51%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (6.38%) MongoDB
4 3 (6.38%) MySQL
5 2 (4.26%) SQL Server
6 1 (2.13%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (2.13%) MariaDB
6 1 (2.13%) MS Access
6 1 (2.13%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (14.89%) Git (software)
1 7 (14.89%) Jenkins
2 5 (10.64%) JIRA
3 3 (6.38%) Eclipse
3 3 (6.38%) GitLab
4 2 (4.26%) Gradle
4 2 (4.26%) Maven
4 2 (4.26%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (4.26%) Selenium
5 1 (2.13%) Ant
5 1 (2.13%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.13%) Geb
5 1 (2.13%) IntelliJ
5 1 (2.13%) JUnit
5 1 (2.13%) SoapUI
5 1 (2.13%) SonarQube
5 1 (2.13%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (2.13%) Travis CI
5 1 (2.13%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 11 (23.40%) Retail
2 7 (14.89%) Finance
3 1 (2.13%) Back Office
3 1 (2.13%) Banking
3 1 (2.13%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 28 (59.57%) Developer
2 14 (29.79%) Java Developer
3 10 (21.28%) WebSphere Developer
4 5 (10.64%) Applications Support
5 4 (8.51%) J2EE Developer
5 4 (8.51%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 4 (8.51%) Middleware Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) Android Developer
6 3 (6.38%) Applications Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) Applications Support Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) Release Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) Support Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) Applications Specialist
7 2 (4.26%) Applications Support Specialist
7 2 (4.26%) Lead Developer
7 2 (4.26%) Lead Java Developer
7 2 (4.26%) Server Support
7 2 (4.26%) Server Support Specialist
7 2 (4.26%) Support Specialist
7 2 (4.26%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (42.55%) HTML
2 18 (38.30%) CSS
3 15 (31.91%) J2EE
4 11 (23.40%) EJB
4 11 (23.40%) JSP
4 11 (23.40%) Spring
5 10 (21.28%) Dojo
5 10 (21.28%) JPA
6 8 (17.02%) Web Services
7 7 (14.89%) XML
8 6 (12.77%) Ajax
8 6 (12.77%) Hibernate
8 6 (12.77%) Middleware
9 4 (8.51%) AngularJS
9 4 (8.51%) Node.js
10 3 (6.38%) EDI
10 3 (6.38%) IBM Integration Bus
10 3 (6.38%) Struts
11 2 (4.26%) jQuery
11 2 (4.26%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.02%) User Experience
2 6 (12.77%) Mobile App
3 4 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (6.38%) Data Structures
4 3 (6.38%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (4.26%) Clustering
6 1 (2.13%) Data Centre
6 1 (2.13%) Mobile Payment
6 1 (2.13%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 12 (25.53%) Linux
2 10 (21.28%) Android
2 10 (21.28%) Unix
3 6 (12.77%) Apple iOS
3 6 (12.77%) Windows
4 5 (10.64%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (2.13%) HPUX
5 1 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.13%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (48.94%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (21.28%) Performance Testing
3 8 (17.02%) Decision-Making
4 7 (14.89%) Software Engineering
4 7 (14.89%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (12.77%) Android Development
5 6 (12.77%) TDD
5 6 (12.77%) Web Development
6 5 (10.64%) E-Commerce
6 5 (10.64%) High Availability
6 5 (10.64%) iOS Development
6 5 (10.64%) Performance Engineering
6 5 (10.64%) Problem-Solving
6 5 (10.64%) Web Application Development
7 4 (8.51%) DevOps
7 4 (8.51%) ITIL
7 4 (8.51%) Process Improvement
7 4 (8.51%) Scrum
7 4 (8.51%) SOA
7 4 (8.51%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 36 (76.60%) Java
2 15 (31.91%) SQL
3 10 (21.28%) JavaScript
4 4 (8.51%) Ruby
5 3 (6.38%) Bash Shell
5 3 (6.38%) Perl
5 3 (6.38%) Python
6 2 (4.26%) Apple Swift
6 2 (4.26%) Groovy
6 2 (4.26%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.13%) FoxPro (VFP)
7 1 (2.13%) Go
7 1 (2.13%) Kotlin
7 1 (2.13%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.13%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.13%) Tcl
7 1 (2.13%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (4.26%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (2.13%) BC Cleared
2 1 (2.13%) DBS Check
2 1 (2.13%) ISEB
2 1 (2.13%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (2.13%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.38%) QA
System Software
1 7 (14.89%) Docker
2 2 (4.26%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (4.26%) VirtualBox
2 2 (4.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.13%) Gluster
3 1 (2.13%) iptables
3 1 (2.13%) NFS
Systems Management
1 5 (10.64%) Kubernetes
1 5 (10.64%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (4.26%) Ansible
2 2 (4.26%) CA Single Sign-On
2 2 (4.26%) Puppet
3 1 (2.13%) HAProxy
3 1 (2.13%) HP ALM
3 1 (2.13%) Terraform
Vendors
1 22 (46.81%) Oracle
2 6 (12.77%) IBM
3 5 (10.64%) SOASTA, Inc
4 4 (8.51%) Red Hat
5 3 (6.38%) Splunk
5 3 (6.38%) VMware
5 3 (6.38%) Xamarin
6 2 (4.26%) CA
6 2 (4.26%) Google
7 1 (2.13%) AppDynamics
7 1 (2.13%) Cisco
7 1 (2.13%) HP
7 1 (2.13%) Sybase
7 1 (2.13%) TIBCO