Period
to 22 July 2017

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 22 July 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
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 164 135 198
Rank change year-on-year -29 +63 -54
Contract jobs citing Tomcat 38 109 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.67% 1.42% 0.52%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.40% 8.48% 3.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 67 40
North West median daily rate £445 £450 £303
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.11% +48.76% -11.03%
10th Percentile £350 £322 £263
90th Percentile £575 £593 £483
England median daily rate £481 £465 £410
% change year-on-year +3.49% +13.41% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
North West median hourly rate - £17.50 -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +8.11% +13.85%

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 864 1286 1152
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 15.13% 16.74% 15.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 538 751 635
North West median daily rate £375 £388 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.23% +1.97% +15.15%
10th Percentile £231 £228 £213
90th Percentile £538 £525 £538
England median daily rate £445 £425 £390
% change year-on-year +4.71% +8.97% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 59 53
North West median hourly rate £16.00 £20.39 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.53% -2.90% +6.33%
10th Percentile £10.50 £12.00 £10.50
90th Percentile £40.20 £42.35 £51.75
England median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +8.57%

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 22 July 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 6 months to 22 July 2017. 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 -12 22 £488 +18.18% 9
Cheshire -4 11 £431 -6.76% 5
Merseyside -6 4 £375 +22.95% 3
Lancashire +10 1 £550 +19.57% 3
Tomcat
England

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 28 (73.68%) Java
2 16 (42.11%) Linux
2 16 (42.11%) Apache
3 15 (39.47%) JavaScript
4 13 (34.21%) HTML
4 13 (34.21%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (31.58%) CSS
5 12 (31.58%) Jenkins
5 12 (31.58%) DevOps
6 11 (28.95%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (28.95%) Unix
6 11 (28.95%) SQL
7 10 (26.32%) HTTP
7 10 (26.32%) Spring
7 10 (26.32%) WebSphere
7 10 (26.32%) Puppet
7 10 (26.32%) REST
8 9 (23.68%) Amazon AWS
8 9 (23.68%) AngularJS
8 9 (23.68%) Oracle
9 8 (21.05%) J2EE
9 8 (21.05%) SOAP
9 8 (21.05%) SSL
9 8 (21.05%) Configuration Management
10 7 (18.42%) FTP
10 7 (18.42%) Windows
10 7 (18.42%) Servlets
10 7 (18.42%) SQL Server
10 7 (18.42%) Continuous Deployment
10 7 (18.42%) HTML5

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 16 (42.11%) Apache
2 10 (26.32%) WebSphere
3 6 (15.79%) nginx
4 5 (13.16%) IIS
5 4 (10.53%) JBoss
5 4 (10.53%) Jetty
5 4 (10.53%) Mongrel
6 3 (7.89%) Confluence
7 2 (5.26%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (2.63%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (2.63%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 9 (23.68%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (15.79%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (10.53%) Google App Engine
3 4 (10.53%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (7.89%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (5.26%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 2 (5.26%) Amazon ELB
5 2 (5.26%) Amazon S3
5 2 (5.26%) CloudFront
6 1 (2.63%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (26.32%) HTTP
2 8 (21.05%) SSL
3 7 (18.42%) FTP
4 5 (13.16%) DNS
4 5 (13.16%) TCP/IP
5 4 (10.53%) DHCP
5 4 (10.53%) IPsec
6 3 (7.89%) Firewall
7 2 (5.26%) LAN
7 2 (5.26%) LDAP
7 2 (5.26%) VoIP
7 2 (5.26%) VPN
7 2 (5.26%) WAN
8 1 (2.63%) SAN
8 1 (2.63%) SMTP
8 1 (2.63%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (18.42%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.89%) DB2
2 3 (7.89%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (7.89%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (5.26%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (5.26%) MongoDB
3 2 (5.26%) MySQL
3 2 (5.26%) Oracle Database
3 2 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (5.26%) Redis
4 1 (2.63%) Big Data
4 1 (2.63%) Data Mining
4 1 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.63%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.63%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (31.58%) Jenkins
2 6 (15.79%) Git (software)
2 6 (15.79%) JIRA
3 4 (10.53%) Eclipse
3 4 (10.53%) Travis CI
4 3 (7.89%) Maven
5 2 (5.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (5.26%) JUnit
5 2 (5.26%) Mockito
5 2 (5.26%) Vagrant
6 1 (2.63%) Apache Ivy
6 1 (2.63%) Bitbucket
6 1 (2.63%) Gradle
6 1 (2.63%) IntelliJ
6 1 (2.63%) JMeter
6 1 (2.63%) jMock
General
1 6 (15.79%) Finance
2 3 (7.89%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (5.26%) Banking
3 2 (5.26%) Front Office
3 2 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (44.74%) Developer
2 7 (18.42%) Java Developer
3 4 (10.53%) Administrator
4 3 (7.89%) Analyst
4 3 (7.89%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Full Stack Developer
5 2 (5.26%) Agile Developer
5 2 (5.26%) Agile Java Developer
5 2 (5.26%) Applications Support
5 2 (5.26%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (5.26%) Server Administrator
5 2 (5.26%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) WebSphere Administrator
5 2 (5.26%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
5 2 (5.26%) WebSphere Developer
6 1 (2.63%) Database Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Deployment Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Financial Analyst
6 1 (2.63%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (2.63%) Performance Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (34.21%) HTML
2 12 (31.58%) CSS
3 10 (26.32%) REST
3 10 (26.32%) Spring
4 9 (23.68%) AngularJS
5 8 (21.05%) J2EE
5 8 (21.05%) SOAP
6 7 (18.42%) HTML5
6 7 (18.42%) Servlets
7 6 (15.79%) JSP
8 5 (13.16%) .NET
8 5 (13.16%) Angular 2
9 4 (10.53%) Ajax
9 4 (10.53%) Elastic Stack
9 4 (10.53%) Spring Boot
9 4 (10.53%) Web Services
9 4 (10.53%) XML
10 3 (7.89%) Middleware
10 3 (7.89%) MyBatis
10 3 (7.89%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.53%) User Experience
2 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.26%) Client/Server
2 2 (5.26%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (5.26%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.26%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (2.63%) Clustering
3 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 16 (42.11%) Linux
2 11 (28.95%) Unix
3 7 (18.42%) Windows
4 4 (10.53%) Android
5 3 (7.89%) CentOS
5 3 (7.89%) Windows Server
5 3 (7.89%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (5.26%) HPUX
7 1 (2.63%) AIX
7 1 (2.63%) Debian
7 1 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.63%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (34.21%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (31.58%) DevOps
3 11 (28.95%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (21.05%) Configuration Management
5 7 (18.42%) Continuous Deployment
6 6 (15.79%) E-Commerce
6 6 (15.79%) TDD
7 5 (13.16%) ITIL
7 5 (13.16%) Open Source
7 5 (13.16%) Scrum
8 4 (10.53%) Front End Development
8 4 (10.53%) Performance Analysis
8 4 (10.53%) Performance Testing
9 3 (7.89%) API Design
9 3 (7.89%) ITIL V3
9 3 (7.89%) ITSM
9 3 (7.89%) MVC
9 3 (7.89%) Release Management
9 3 (7.89%) Service Management
9 3 (7.89%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 28 (73.68%) Java
2 15 (39.47%) JavaScript
3 11 (28.95%) SQL
4 6 (15.79%) TypeScript
5 4 (10.53%) Bash Shell
6 3 (7.89%) Perl
6 3 (7.89%) Python
7 2 (5.26%) Jython
7 2 (5.26%) PHP
7 2 (5.26%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.63%) C#
8 1 (2.63%) Delphi
8 1 (2.63%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.63%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.63%) Ruby
8 1 (2.63%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.63%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (10.53%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.26%) CISSP
2 2 (5.26%) SANS
2 2 (5.26%) SC Cleared
2 2 (5.26%) SSCP
3 1 (2.63%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 4 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (10.53%) Xen
2 2 (5.26%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.63%) Docker
3 1 (2.63%) Firmware
3 1 (2.63%) NFS
3 1 (2.63%) Squid
3 1 (2.63%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 10 (26.32%) Puppet
2 4 (10.53%) Ansible
3 3 (7.89%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (5.26%) Packer
4 2 (5.26%) QRadar
5 1 (2.63%) BladeLogic
5 1 (2.63%) CA Wily
5 1 (2.63%) Kubernetes
5 1 (2.63%) Nagios
5 1 (2.63%) SCCM
5 1 (2.63%) Terraform
5 1 (2.63%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (2.63%) WSUS
5 1 (2.63%) yum
Vendors
1 9 (23.68%) Oracle
2 6 (15.79%) IBM
3 5 (13.16%) HP
3 5 (13.16%) Microsoft
3 5 (13.16%) VMware
4 4 (10.53%) Google
4 4 (10.53%) SOASTA, Inc
5 2 (5.26%) Apple
5 2 (5.26%) LogRhythm
5 2 (5.26%) New Relic
5 2 (5.26%) Red Hat
5 2 (5.26%) SaltStack
5 2 (5.26%) Splunk
6 1 (2.63%) CA
6 1 (2.63%) Chordiant
6 1 (2.63%) Citrix
6 1 (2.63%) Cloudera
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