Period
to 23 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 23 February 2019 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 > South East
6 months to
23 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 209 224 156
Rank change year-on-year +15 -68 +62
Contract jobs citing Tomcat 172 152 241
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.08% 0.91% 1.55%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.17% 5.32% 9.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 96 145
South East median daily rate £500 £463 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.11% +6.32% +12.26%
10th Percentile £360 £261 £296
90th Percentile £538 £549 £550
England median daily rate £525 £493 £440
% change year-on-year +6.60% +11.93% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 0
South East median hourly rate £46.75 £80.73 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -42.09% - -
England median hourly rate £45.00 £58.75 -
% change year-on-year -23.40% - -

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 South East with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 2,786 2,856 2,618
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 17.56% 17.04% 16.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,636 1,670 1,516
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.12% +0.13%
10th Percentile £263 £256 £250
90th Percentile £588 £575 £553
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 91 89
South East median hourly rate £16.25 £19.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.47% -15.56% +23.29%
10th Percentile £12.00 £12.00 £12.00
90th Percentile £50.00 £48.75 £56.75
England median hourly rate £19.57 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +3.01% -5.00% +2.56%

Tomcat
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Tomcat as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Tomcat in the South East

Tomcat
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Tomcat in the South East

Tomcat
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Tomcat in the South East over the 6 months to 23 February 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Tomcat in the South East

Tomcat
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Tomcat in the South East

Tomcat
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Tomcat in the South East over the 6 months to 23 February 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Tomcat in the South East

Tomcat
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Tomcat within the South East region over the 6 months to 23 February 2019. 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
Hampshire +32 114 £500 +14.29% 6
West Sussex +4 23 £434 +57.73% 7
Thames Valley -27 22 £400 -13.51% 26
Berkshire -21 13 £400 -3.03% 18
Buckinghamshire +1 9 £413 -10.81% 4
Surrey -16 9 £388 -13.65% 9
East Sussex -8 3 £475 +11.76%
Kent +15 1 £450 +32.35% 3
Middlesex - 1 - - 1
Tomcat
England

For the 6 months to 23 February 2019, 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 South East region with a requirement for Tomcat.

1 130 (75.58%) Java
2 111 (64.53%) Puppet
3 95 (55.23%) NoSQL
4 89 (51.74%) JBoss
5 83 (48.26%) Amazon AWS
6 82 (47.67%) Agile Software Development
6 82 (47.67%) TDD
7 79 (45.93%) Ansible
8 78 (45.35%) Opscode Chef
9 72 (41.86%) Spring
10 69 (40.12%) WebLogic
11 66 (38.37%) Oracle
11 66 (38.37%) Hibernate
12 65 (37.79%) Linux
13 62 (36.05%) Continuous Integration
14 56 (32.56%) MongoDB
15 52 (30.23%) Git (software)
15 52 (30.23%) WebSphere
16 51 (29.65%) PostgreSQL
17 50 (29.07%) Apache
17 50 (29.07%) MySQL
18 49 (28.49%) Migration
18 49 (28.49%) Software Engineering
18 49 (28.49%) Jenkins
19 48 (27.91%) Unix
20 44 (25.58%) OO
21 43 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
22 40 (23.26%) Windows
22 40 (23.26%) DevOps
23 39 (22.67%) OpenStack

Tomcat
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 89 (51.74%) JBoss
2 69 (40.12%) WebLogic
3 52 (30.23%) WebSphere
4 50 (29.07%) Apache
5 39 (22.67%) OpenStack
6 36 (20.93%) Jetty
7 20 (11.63%) nginx
8 19 (11.05%) IIS
9 11 (6.40%) SharePoint
10 7 (4.07%) GlassFish
11 6 (3.49%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 6 (3.49%) WebSphere Application Server
12 5 (2.91%) Apache ServiceMix
12 5 (2.91%) JRun
13 3 (1.74%) Confluence
13 3 (1.74%) Skype for Business
14 2 (1.16%) Documentum
15 1 (0.58%) CMS
15 1 (0.58%) Jupyter
15 1 (0.58%) Mule
Applications
1 3 (1.74%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 83 (48.26%) Amazon AWS
2 43 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (10.47%) GitHub
3 18 (10.47%) Google Analytics
4 3 (1.74%) OpenShift
4 3 (1.74%) TestFlight
5 2 (1.16%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 2 (1.16%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.58%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (0.58%) Amazon Glacier
6 1 (0.58%) Amazon Kinesis
6 1 (0.58%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.58%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.58%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 1 (0.58%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (0.58%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.58%) IaaS
6 1 (0.58%) PaaS
6 1 (0.58%) SaaS
6 1 (0.58%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 33 (19.19%) TCP/IP
2 25 (14.53%) Firewall
3 21 (12.21%) DNS
4 20 (11.63%) HTTP
5 19 (11.05%) SSL
6 8 (4.65%) SNMP
7 4 (2.33%) BIG-IP
7 4 (2.33%) WAN
8 3 (1.74%) LAN
8 3 (1.74%) Network Security
9 2 (1.16%) DHCP
9 2 (1.16%) DVB
10 1 (0.58%) Internet
10 1 (0.58%) Intrusion Detection
10 1 (0.58%) MPLS
10 1 (0.58%) Reverse Proxy
10 1 (0.58%) SSH
10 1 (0.58%) VLAN
10 1 (0.58%) VPN
10 1 (0.58%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (55.23%) NoSQL
2 56 (32.56%) MongoDB
3 51 (29.65%) PostgreSQL
4 50 (29.07%) MySQL
5 36 (20.93%) Hadoop
6 20 (11.63%) SQL Server
7 3 (1.74%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.16%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (1.16%) NuoDB
8 2 (1.16%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.16%) Redis
9 1 (0.58%) Amazon Athena
9 1 (0.58%) Blockchain
9 1 (0.58%) DB2
9 1 (0.58%) Jackrabbit
9 1 (0.58%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 52 (30.23%) Git (software)
2 49 (28.49%) Jenkins
3 39 (22.67%) MSTest
3 39 (22.67%) NUnit
4 27 (15.70%) Eclipse
5 24 (13.95%) JUnit
6 20 (11.63%) gulp
6 20 (11.63%) Selenium
7 19 (11.05%) Ant
7 19 (11.05%) Cucumber
7 19 (11.05%) Gatling
7 19 (11.05%) Grunt
7 19 (11.05%) Karma Test Runner
8 18 (10.47%) IntelliJ
8 18 (10.47%) Sublime Text
9 14 (8.14%) Subversion
10 10 (5.81%) Maven
11 9 (5.23%) JIRA
12 7 (4.07%) NetBeans
13 5 (2.91%) Liquibase
General
1 22 (12.79%) Finance
2 3 (1.74%) Banking
2 3 (1.74%) Local Government
3 2 (1.16%) Retail
4 1 (0.58%) Automotive
4 1 (0.58%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 112 (65.12%) Developer
2 88 (51.16%) Java Developer
3 20 (11.63%) Middleware Engineer
4 10 (5.81%) Development Team Leader
4 10 (5.81%) Java Development Team Leader
4 10 (5.81%) Java Team Leader
4 10 (5.81%) Team Leader
5 8 (4.65%) .NET Developer
6 6 (3.49%) Scala Developer
7 5 (2.91%) SC Cleared Java Developer
7 5 (2.91%) Senior Developer
7 5 (2.91%) Technical Leader
8 4 (2.33%) Architect
8 4 (2.33%) DevOps Engineer
8 4 (2.33%) Senior Java Developer
8 4 (2.33%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (1.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (1.74%) iOS Developer
9 3 (1.74%) Junior DevOps
9 3 (1.74%) Junior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (41.86%) Spring
2 66 (38.37%) Hibernate
3 32 (18.60%) XML
4 30 (17.44%) AngularJS
4 30 (17.44%) Middleware
5 28 (16.28%) J2EE
6 27 (15.70%) HTML
6 27 (15.70%) SOAP
7 24 (13.95%) CSS
7 24 (13.95%) HTML5
7 24 (13.95%) REST
8 23 (13.37%) jQuery
8 23 (13.37%) Node.js
9 22 (12.79%) JSON
10 20 (11.63%) Servlets
11 18 (10.47%) Gherkin
12 17 (9.88%) EJB
12 17 (9.88%) J2SE
12 17 (9.88%) Play Framework
13 13 (7.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 37 (21.51%) Greenfield Project
2 8 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (4.65%) Data Centre
3 6 (3.49%) Self-Motivation
4 5 (2.91%) Client/Server
5 3 (1.74%) Data Protection Act
5 3 (1.74%) Robotics
6 2 (1.16%) NHS
6 2 (1.16%) Public Cloud
6 2 (1.16%) User Experience
7 1 (0.58%) Clustering
7 1 (0.58%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.58%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.58%) EMC VNX
7 1 (0.58%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.58%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.58%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 65 (37.79%) Linux
2 48 (27.91%) Unix
3 40 (23.26%) Windows
4 21 (12.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 21 (12.21%) Ubuntu
5 8 (4.65%) Windows Server
6 4 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (1.74%) Apple iOS
8 2 (1.16%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (1.16%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.58%) CentOS
9 1 (0.58%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (47.67%) Agile Software Development
1 82 (47.67%) TDD
2 62 (36.05%) Continuous Integration
3 49 (28.49%) Migration
3 49 (28.49%) Software Engineering
4 44 (25.58%) OO
5 40 (23.26%) DevOps
6 38 (22.09%) BDD
7 36 (20.93%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 36 (20.93%) Multithreading
8 28 (16.28%) Microservices
9 27 (15.70%) Open Source
10 23 (13.37%) Problem-Solving
11 22 (12.79%) Test Automation
12 19 (11.05%) Configuration Management
13 18 (10.47%) Analytics
13 18 (10.47%) Lean Software Development
14 14 (8.14%) Continuous Improvement
15 13 (7.56%) Problem Management
15 13 (7.56%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 130 (75.58%) Java
2 34 (19.77%) Perl
2 34 (19.77%) Python
3 30 (17.44%) SQL
4 29 (16.86%) JavaScript
5 22 (12.79%) Ruby
6 19 (11.05%) C#
7 18 (10.47%) Groovy
7 18 (10.47%) Haskell
7 18 (10.47%) Java 8
8 17 (9.88%) Scala
9 10 (5.81%) PowerShell
10 8 (4.65%) Bash Shell
11 7 (4.07%) VB.NET
12 3 (1.74%) Apple Swift
12 3 (1.74%) Objective-C
12 3 (1.74%) PHP
13 2 (1.16%) C
13 2 (1.16%) C++
13 2 (1.16%) Jython
Qualifications
1 13 (7.56%) Degree
2 12 (6.98%) SC Cleared
2 12 (6.98%) Security Cleared
3 6 (3.49%) TOGAF Certification
4 5 (2.91%) CCIE
4 5 (2.91%) CCNA
4 5 (2.91%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.58%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.58%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.58%) MCSA
5 1 (0.58%) MCSE
5 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.58%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.58%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.07%) PCI DSS
2 3 (1.74%) GDPR
3 1 (0.58%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.58%) GPG13
System Software
1 17 (9.88%) Docker
2 13 (7.56%) Active Directory
2 13 (7.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.33%) Hyper-V
3 4 (2.33%) Postfix
4 3 (1.74%) Dovecot
4 3 (1.74%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (1.74%) vSphere
5 2 (1.16%) iptables
6 1 (0.58%) Squid
6 1 (0.58%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 111 (64.53%) Puppet
2 79 (45.93%) Ansible
3 78 (45.35%) Opscode Chef
4 36 (20.93%) Cobbler
5 19 (11.05%) Kibana
6 18 (10.47%) Grafana
7 16 (9.30%) Red Hat Satellite
8 14 (8.14%) SELinux
9 4 (2.33%) HAProxy
10 3 (1.74%) SCCM
11 2 (1.16%) WSUS
12 1 (0.58%) Graphite
12 1 (0.58%) logstash
12 1 (0.58%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 66 (38.37%) Oracle
2 25 (14.53%) Red Hat
3 21 (12.21%) Microsoft
4 20 (11.63%) Google
5 19 (11.05%) VMware
6 12 (6.98%) webMethods
7 11 (6.40%) Cisco
8 10 (5.81%) Adobe
9 8 (4.65%) IBM
10 3 (1.74%) F5
10 3 (1.74%) Juniper
10 3 (1.74%) SAP
11 1 (0.58%) Dell
11 1 (0.58%) EMC
11 1 (0.58%) Guidewire
11 1 (0.58%) HP
11 1 (0.58%) MuleSoft
11 1 (0.58%) NetApp
11 1 (0.58%) PlateSpin
11 1 (0.58%) Sun