The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 28 March 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
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 63 71
Rank change year-on-year +18 +8  
Contract jobs citing Tomcat 15 15 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 2.28% 1.48% 0.49%
As % of the Application Platforms category 13.76% 8.33% 2.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 14 2
Median daily rate £475 £350 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +35.71% +21.73%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £332 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £298
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £350
% change year-on-year +12.50% +14.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £17.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year - -47.76%  

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 Reading with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Reading
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 109 180 207
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 16.59% 17.80% 20.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 111 114
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £305 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 8
Median hourly rate £53.75 £9.00 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +497.22% -73.13%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.95 £9.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.46 £160.00 £55.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year - +6.06%  

Tomcat
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading 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 Reading

Tomcat
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Tomcat in Reading.

Contractor daily rate trend for Tomcat in Reading

Tomcat
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Reading region with a requirement for Tomcat.

1 13 (76.47%) Linux
2 11 (64.71%) Java
3 9 (52.94%) Unix
4 7 (41.18%) JBoss
5 6 (35.29%) Apache
5 6 (35.29%) Maven
5 6 (35.29%) Docker
6 5 (29.41%) AngularJS
6 5 (29.41%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (29.41%) Finance
7 4 (23.53%) Middleware
7 4 (23.53%) ITIL
7 4 (23.53%) SharePoint
7 4 (23.53%) Windows
7 4 (23.53%) WebLogic
7 4 (23.53%) IIS
7 4 (23.53%) SQL
7 4 (23.53%) Problem Management
7 4 (23.53%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (23.53%) DevOps
7 4 (23.53%) Puppet
8 3 (17.65%) JSP
8 3 (17.65%) UML
8 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (17.65%) Spring
9 2 (11.76%) Python
9 2 (11.76%) SOA
9 2 (11.76%) RHCE
9 2 (11.76%) Red Hat
9 2 (11.76%) Oracle

Tomcat
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 7 (41.18%) JBoss
2 6 (35.29%) Apache
3 4 (23.53%) IIS
3 4 (23.53%) SharePoint
3 4 (23.53%) WebLogic
4 2 (11.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (5.88%) ColdFusion
Cloud Services
1 5 (29.41%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 6 (35.29%) Maven
2 2 (11.76%) Jenkins
2 2 (11.76%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (5.88%) JUnit
General
1 5 (29.41%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Developer
1 6 (35.29%) Java Developer
2 5 (29.41%) Applications Developer
2 5 (29.41%) Java Applications Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Java Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Middleware Specialist
3 3 (17.65%) Technical Specialist
3 3 (17.65%) Web Specialist
4 2 (11.76%) Administrator
4 2 (11.76%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (11.76%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Java Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) AWS DevOps
5 1 (5.88%) AWS Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 1 (5.88%) Middleware Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) AngularJS
2 4 (23.53%) Middleware
3 3 (17.65%) JSP
3 3 (17.65%) Spring
4 2 (11.76%) Oracle GoldenGate
Operating Systems
1 13 (76.47%) Linux
2 9 (52.94%) Unix
3 4 (23.53%) Windows
4 2 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Continuous Improvement
1 4 (23.53%) DevOps
1 4 (23.53%) ITIL
1 4 (23.53%) Problem Management
2 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (17.65%) UML
3 2 (11.76%) SOA
3 2 (11.76%) User Stories
4 1 (5.88%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 11 (64.71%) Java
2 4 (23.53%) SQL
3 2 (11.76%) Bash Shell
3 2 (11.76%) Perl
3 2 (11.76%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) RHCE
1 2 (11.76%) RHCSA
2 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (35.29%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) Puppet
2 2 (11.76%) Red Hat Satellite
2 2 (11.76%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle
1 2 (11.76%) Red Hat
1 2 (11.76%) Talend
2 1 (5.88%) ServiceNow