Period
to 17 January 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 17 January 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
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 159 163 174
Rank change year-on-year +4 +11 -46
Contract jobs citing Tomcat 46 59 69
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.85% 0.96% 0.83%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.45% 5.85% 5.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 43 41
North West median daily rate £400 £435 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.05% +2.35% +13.33%
10th Percentile £265 £363 £313
90th Percentile £635 £571 £513
England median daily rate £500 £440 £450
% change year-on-year +13.64% -2.22% +7.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 10
North West median hourly rate - £29.53 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +1.81% -
England median hourly rate £48.75 £29.53 £40.00
% change year-on-year +65.11% -26.19% +9.89%

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 844 1,009 1,355
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 15.54% 16.35% 16.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 554 650 784
North West median daily rate £400 £383 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.58% -4.38% +14.29%
10th Percentile £250 £274 £225
90th Percentile £598 £556 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 27 83
North West median hourly rate £14.46 £14.86 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.69% -23.79% +15.80%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
90th Percentile £47.00 £19.43 £40.00
England median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £20.00

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 17 January 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 17 January 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 +2 31 £415 -5.68% 19
Lancashire +17 7 £338 -
Merseyside +4 5 - - 4
Cheshire -5 2 £310 -22.50% 7
Tomcat
England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 33 (71.74%) Java
2 26 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (45.65%) HTML
3 21 (45.65%) CSS
4 20 (43.48%) Linux
5 19 (41.30%) WebSphere
6 16 (34.78%) Oracle
7 15 (32.61%) SQL
7 15 (32.61%) JSP
7 15 (32.61%) DevOps
8 14 (30.43%) TDD
9 13 (28.26%) Retail
10 12 (26.09%) nginx
10 12 (26.09%) Amazon AWS
10 12 (26.09%) Puppet
10 12 (26.09%) Docker
11 11 (23.91%) Jenkins
11 11 (23.91%) Kubernetes
11 11 (23.91%) Dojo
11 11 (23.91%) JPA
11 11 (23.91%) Spring
11 11 (23.91%) EJB
12 10 (21.74%) Apache
12 10 (21.74%) J2EE
13 9 (19.57%) MySQL
13 9 (19.57%) DB2
13 9 (19.57%) JUnit
13 9 (19.57%) Python
13 9 (19.57%) Web Services
13 9 (19.57%) Red Hat

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 19 (41.30%) WebSphere
2 12 (26.09%) nginx
3 10 (21.74%) Apache
4 6 (13.04%) WebSphere Application Server
5 5 (10.87%) Cloud Foundry
6 4 (8.70%) Commerce Server
7 2 (4.35%) CMS
7 2 (4.35%) IIS
7 2 (4.35%) JBoss
8 1 (2.17%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (2.17%) EPiServer
8 1 (2.17%) IBM Notes
8 1 (2.17%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 5 (10.87%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 12 (26.09%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (13.04%) PaaS
3 5 (10.87%) AWS Lambda
3 5 (10.87%) Serverless
4 3 (6.52%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (6.52%) SaaS
5 1 (2.17%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.87%) SAN
2 2 (4.35%) AMQP
2 2 (4.35%) DNS
3 1 (2.17%) BIG-IP
3 1 (2.17%) DHCP
3 1 (2.17%) Firewall
3 1 (2.17%) HTTP
3 1 (2.17%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (2.17%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (2.17%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.17%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (19.57%) DB2
1 9 (19.57%) MySQL
2 5 (10.87%) Big Data
2 5 (10.87%) NoSQL
3 3 (6.52%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (4.35%) MariaDB
4 2 (4.35%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.17%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.17%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 11 (23.91%) Jenkins
2 9 (19.57%) JUnit
3 5 (10.87%) Maven
4 4 (8.70%) Mockito
5 2 (4.35%) Bitbucket
5 2 (4.35%) Git (software)
5 2 (4.35%) Gradle
5 2 (4.35%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (4.35%) Spock
General
1 13 (28.26%) Retail
2 6 (13.04%) Finance
3 3 (6.52%) Manufacturing
4 2 (4.35%) Banking
4 2 (4.35%) Games
5 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (63.04%) Developer
2 13 (28.26%) WebSphere Developer
3 12 (26.09%) DevOps Engineer
4 11 (23.91%) Java Developer
5 5 (10.87%) Android Developer
5 5 (10.87%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 5 (10.87%) Linux Engineer
5 5 (10.87%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 4 (8.70%) AWS DevOps
6 4 (8.70%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 4 (8.70%) AWS Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Administrator
7 2 (4.35%) AWS Administrator
7 2 (4.35%) J2EE Developer
7 2 (4.35%) Java Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 2 (4.35%) Lead DevOps
7 2 (4.35%) Lead DevOps Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Linux Administrator
7 2 (4.35%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (45.65%) CSS
1 21 (45.65%) HTML
2 15 (32.61%) JSP
3 11 (23.91%) Dojo
3 11 (23.91%) EJB
3 11 (23.91%) JPA
3 11 (23.91%) Spring
4 10 (21.74%) J2EE
5 9 (19.57%) Hibernate
5 9 (19.57%) Web Services
6 6 (13.04%) REST
7 5 (10.87%) Android SDK
7 5 (10.87%) Node.js
7 5 (10.87%) React
7 5 (10.87%) RESTful
8 4 (8.70%) Apache Camel
8 4 (8.70%) Grails
8 4 (8.70%) JMS
8 4 (8.70%) SOAP
8 4 (8.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.87%) Enterprise Software
1 5 (10.87%) iPad
1 5 (10.87%) Mobile App
2 4 (8.70%) User Experience
3 2 (4.35%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 20 (43.48%) Linux
2 8 (17.39%) Oracle Linux
3 5 (10.87%) Android
3 5 (10.87%) CentOS
4 3 (6.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (6.52%) Windows
5 2 (4.35%) Unix
6 1 (2.17%) Solaris
6 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (32.61%) DevOps
3 14 (30.43%) TDD
4 7 (15.22%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (13.04%) E-Commerce
5 6 (13.04%) Open Source
6 5 (10.87%) Android Development
6 5 (10.87%) Software Engineering
7 4 (8.70%) High Availability
7 4 (8.70%) Performance Engineering
7 4 (8.70%) Performance Testing
8 3 (6.52%) Continuous Delivery
8 3 (6.52%) Scrum
9 2 (4.35%) Change Management
9 2 (4.35%) ITIL
9 2 (4.35%) Mentoring
9 2 (4.35%) Web Development
10 1 (2.17%) Configuration Management
10 1 (2.17%) Incident Management
10 1 (2.17%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (71.74%) Java
2 15 (32.61%) SQL
3 9 (19.57%) Python
4 8 (17.39%) Groovy
5 7 (15.22%) Shell Script
6 6 (13.04%) JavaScript
6 6 (13.04%) Ruby
7 5 (10.87%) C#
7 5 (10.87%) C++
7 5 (10.87%) Kotlin
8 1 (2.17%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.17%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (4.35%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.17%) Degree
2 1 (2.17%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (26.09%) Docker
2 6 (13.04%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (4.35%) Active Directory
4 1 (2.17%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.17%) iptables
4 1 (2.17%) ISA Server
4 1 (2.17%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (26.09%) Puppet
2 11 (23.91%) Kubernetes
3 7 (15.22%) Ansible
3 7 (15.22%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (13.04%) Terraform
5 5 (10.87%) Nagios
Vendors
1 16 (34.78%) Oracle
2 9 (19.57%) Red Hat
3 6 (13.04%) VMware
4 4 (8.70%) IBM
4 4 (8.70%) NetApp
5 1 (2.17%) BEA
5 1 (2.17%) Cisco
5 1 (2.17%) Lotus