Period
to 16 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 16 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
UK > Scotland
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 128 134 145
Rank change year-on-year +6 +11 -34
Contract jobs citing Tomcat 53 35 53
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.12% 0.93% 0.94%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.82% 5.04% 5.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 18 29
Scotland median daily rate £415 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £318 £346 £229
90th Percentile £575 £475 £578
UK median daily rate £500 £438 £450
% change year-on-year +14.16% -2.67% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Scotland median hourly rate - - £40.38
UK 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 Scotland with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 777 694 943
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 16.41% 18.51% 16.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 467 418 523
Scotland median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% -
10th Percentile £213 £211 £210
90th Percentile £525 £475 £500
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 16 20
Scotland median hourly rate £20.00 £17.25 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.94% -31.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £15.03 £13.38 £14.20
90th Percentile £26.88 £39.88 £40.38
UK median hourly rate £19.50 £19.44 £21.00
% change year-on-year +0.33% -7.45% +16.67%

Tomcat
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Tomcat as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Tomcat in Scotland

Tomcat
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Tomcat in Scotland

Tomcat
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Tomcat in Scotland over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Tomcat in Scotland

Tomcat
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Tomcat in Scotland.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Tomcat in Scotland

Tomcat
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Tomcat within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 16 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
Edinburgh -10 34 £450 +5.88% 2
Glasgow -18 13 £338 -15.63% 6
Renfrewshire - 1 - -
Tomcat
UK

For the 6 months to 16 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Tomcat.

1 36 (67.92%) Java
2 29 (54.72%) JBoss
2 29 (54.72%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (47.17%) Linux
4 24 (45.28%) Hibernate
4 24 (45.28%) Ansible
5 23 (43.40%) Spring
5 23 (43.40%) JavaScript
6 20 (37.74%) Oracle
7 17 (32.08%) TDD
7 17 (32.08%) Scrum
7 17 (32.08%) DevOps
7 17 (32.08%) Puppet
8 15 (28.30%) Bash Shell
8 15 (28.30%) Jenkins
8 15 (28.30%) WebSphere
8 15 (28.30%) Unix
8 15 (28.30%) Python
9 14 (26.42%) Perl
9 14 (26.42%) HTML
10 13 (24.53%) WebLogic
10 13 (24.53%) UML
10 13 (24.53%) JPA
10 13 (24.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 13 (24.53%) Test Automation
10 13 (24.53%) Amazon AWS
10 13 (24.53%) Opscode Chef
11 12 (22.64%) Oracle Database
11 12 (22.64%) Maven
11 12 (22.64%) Apache

Tomcat
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 29 (54.72%) JBoss
2 15 (28.30%) WebSphere
3 13 (24.53%) WebLogic
4 12 (22.64%) Apache
5 9 (16.98%) Jetty
6 5 (9.43%) Confluence
7 2 (3.77%) Cloud Foundry
7 2 (3.77%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (1.89%) CMS
8 1 (1.89%) GemFire
8 1 (1.89%) GlassFish
8 1 (1.89%) IIS
8 1 (1.89%) JOnAS
8 1 (1.89%) MQSeries
8 1 (1.89%) Mule
8 1 (1.89%) Oracle Coherence
8 1 (1.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 13 (24.53%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.77%) GitHub
4 1 (1.89%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.89%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (1.89%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.89%) IaaS
4 1 (1.89%) npm
4 1 (1.89%) PaaS
4 1 (1.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (15.09%) AMQP
2 6 (11.32%) Firewall
3 5 (9.43%) SSL
4 3 (5.66%) HTTP
5 2 (3.77%) Internet
5 2 (3.77%) LDAP
5 2 (3.77%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.89%) BIG-IP
6 1 (1.89%) DMZ
6 1 (1.89%) DNS
6 1 (1.89%) HTTPS
6 1 (1.89%) NAS
6 1 (1.89%) NetScaler
6 1 (1.89%) SAN
6 1 (1.89%) VPN
6 1 (1.89%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (22.64%) Oracle Database
2 11 (20.75%) NoSQL
3 10 (18.87%) Hadoop
3 10 (18.87%) MongoDB
4 9 (16.98%) Couchbase
4 9 (16.98%) Redis
4 9 (16.98%) Riak
5 8 (15.09%) RDBMS
5 8 (15.09%) Relational Database
6 7 (13.21%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (3.77%) MySQL
7 2 (3.77%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (3.77%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.89%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.89%) Oracle9i Database
8 1 (1.89%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (28.30%) Jenkins
2 12 (22.64%) Maven
3 11 (20.75%) Cucumber
4 9 (16.98%) Selenium
4 9 (16.98%) Vagrant
5 8 (15.09%) Ant
5 8 (15.09%) FitNesse
5 8 (15.09%) JUnit
6 6 (11.32%) Git (software)
6 6 (11.32%) Log4j
6 6 (11.32%) Subversion
7 5 (9.43%) JDeveloper
7 5 (9.43%) JIRA
7 5 (9.43%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
7 5 (9.43%) XMLSpy
8 4 (7.55%) Artifactory
9 2 (3.77%) Eclipse
9 2 (3.77%) IBM UrbanCode
9 2 (3.77%) Sonatype Nexus
9 2 (3.77%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (15.09%) Finance
2 6 (11.32%) Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (50.94%) Developer
2 20 (37.74%) Java Developer
3 11 (20.75%) DevOps Engineer
4 6 (11.32%) Full Stack Developer
5 5 (9.43%) Architect
6 4 (7.55%) Java Engineer
6 4 (7.55%) Technical Specialist
6 4 (7.55%) Unix Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) DevOps Developer
7 3 (5.66%) Operations Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) Administrator
8 2 (3.77%) Cloud Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) DevOps Specialist
8 2 (3.77%) J2EE Developer
8 2 (3.77%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 2 (3.77%) Lead Developer
8 2 (3.77%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 1 (1.89%) Analyst
9 1 (1.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 1 (1.89%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (45.28%) Hibernate
2 23 (43.40%) Spring
3 14 (26.42%) HTML
4 13 (24.53%) JPA
5 11 (20.75%) HTML5
6 9 (16.98%) J2EE
6 9 (16.98%) JDBC
6 9 (16.98%) JMS
7 8 (15.09%) Kafka
7 8 (15.09%) RabbitMQ
7 8 (15.09%) TIBCO EMS
7 8 (15.09%) Web Services
7 8 (15.09%) WebSphere MQ
7 8 (15.09%) XML
8 7 (13.21%) EJB
8 7 (13.21%) JSP
8 7 (13.21%) Servlets
9 6 (11.32%) AngularJS
9 6 (11.32%) Middleware
9 6 (11.32%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.55%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.66%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.77%) DataPower
3 2 (3.77%) Internet of Things
3 2 (3.77%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.89%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.89%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 25 (47.17%) Linux
2 15 (28.30%) Unix
3 13 (24.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (15.09%) Windows
5 6 (11.32%) Solaris
6 1 (1.89%) Android
6 1 (1.89%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.89%) Debian
6 1 (1.89%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (54.72%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (32.08%) DevOps
2 17 (32.08%) Scrum
2 17 (32.08%) TDD
3 13 (24.53%) Test Automation
3 13 (24.53%) UML
4 11 (20.75%) Multithreading
5 10 (18.87%) BDD
5 10 (18.87%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (18.87%) Mentoring
5 10 (18.87%) Open Source
6 9 (16.98%) Kanban
6 9 (16.98%) RUP
6 9 (16.98%) Software Engineering
7 8 (15.09%) Concurrent Programming
7 8 (15.09%) DSDM
7 8 (15.09%) Integration Testing
8 7 (13.21%) System Testing
9 6 (11.32%) ITIL
9 6 (11.32%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 36 (67.92%) Java
2 23 (43.40%) JavaScript
3 15 (28.30%) Bash Shell
3 15 (28.30%) Python
4 14 (26.42%) Perl
5 10 (18.87%) Ruby
6 5 (9.43%) SQL
7 2 (3.77%) PL/SQL
7 2 (3.77%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.89%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (11.32%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.66%) BC Cleared
3 2 (3.77%) Degree
3 2 (3.77%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.89%) HND
4 1 (1.89%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (15.09%) QA
2 5 (9.43%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 11 (20.75%) Docker
2 2 (3.77%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.89%) OpenAM
3 1 (1.89%) Postfix
3 1 (1.89%) Samba
Systems Management
1 24 (45.28%) Ansible
2 17 (32.08%) Puppet
3 13 (24.53%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (16.98%) Cobbler
5 1 (1.89%) CA Single Sign-On
5 1 (1.89%) MOM
5 1 (1.89%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.89%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 20 (37.74%) Oracle
2 9 (16.98%) IBM
3 8 (15.09%) TIBCO
4 5 (9.43%) Guidewire
4 5 (9.43%) Red Hat
5 3 (5.66%) VMware
6 2 (3.77%) Informatica
7 1 (1.89%) CA
7 1 (1.89%) Citrix
7 1 (1.89%) CommVault
7 1 (1.89%) F5
7 1 (1.89%) ForgeRock
7 1 (1.89%) Google
7 1 (1.89%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.89%) NetApp
7 1 (1.89%) Open-E
7 1 (1.89%) Software AG
7 1 (1.89%) Synology
7 1 (1.89%) Veritas
7 1 (1.89%) webMethods