Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 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 > South East
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 217 133 227
Rank change year-on-year -84 +94 +8
Contract jobs citing Tomcat 167 301 173
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.99% 1.81% 0.90%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.65% 9.86% 4.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 202 124
South East median daily rate £448 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.56% +9.09% -
10th Percentile £250 £306 £313
90th Percentile £525 £538 £475
England median daily rate £491 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +9.14% +2.86% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 11
South East median hourly rate £47.50 £45.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +12.50% -
England median hourly rate £44.00 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% +14.29%

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 2958 3053 3525
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 17.58% 18.36% 18.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1764 1802 2102
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +3.45%
10th Percentile £250 £250 £225
90th Percentile £550 £550 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 108 123 114
South East median hourly rate £19.34 £22.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.04% +21.62% +13.57%
10th Percentile £11.25 £12.25 £12.00
90th Percentile £48.75 £57.50 £40.11
England median hourly rate £20.50 £20.00 £19.43
% change year-on-year +2.50% +2.96% +7.92%

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 21 November 2017.

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 21 November 2017.

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 21 November 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
Thames Valley -80 75 £450 -5.26% 11
Hampshire -1 53 £400 -3.61% 9
Berkshire -4 37 £413 -17.50% 7
Surrey -34 27 £500 +5.26% 8
Buckinghamshire -22 25 £456 +65.91% 1
Oxfordshire -56 13 £500 +5.26% 3
West Sussex -11 8 £275 -23.61% 2
Middlesex +10 6 £500 +19.76%
East Sussex -6 3 £556 +85.42%
Kent -14 1 £340 -
Tomcat
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 South East region with a requirement for Tomcat.

1 130 (77.84%) Java
2 95 (56.89%) Apache
3 87 (52.10%) Linux
4 79 (47.31%) Agile Software Development
5 62 (37.13%) Jenkins
6 60 (35.93%) Unix
7 57 (34.13%) SQL
8 53 (31.74%) Git (software)
9 50 (29.94%) Oracle
10 48 (28.74%) Scrum
10 48 (28.74%) Spring
11 46 (27.54%) MySQL
11 46 (27.54%) Red Hat
12 45 (26.95%) JBoss
12 45 (26.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 42 (25.15%) Puppet
14 39 (23.35%) DevOps
15 37 (22.16%) AngularJS
15 37 (22.16%) Web Services
15 37 (22.16%) Maven
15 37 (22.16%) Finance
15 37 (22.16%) Hibernate
16 36 (21.56%) J2EE
16 36 (21.56%) JavaScript
16 36 (21.56%) Middleware
17 33 (19.76%) Java EE
18 31 (18.56%) TDD
18 31 (18.56%) HTML
18 31 (18.56%) CSS
19 29 (17.37%) Windows

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 95 (56.89%) Apache
2 45 (26.95%) JBoss
3 29 (17.37%) WebSphere
4 21 (12.57%) WebLogic
5 17 (10.18%) Cloud Foundry
6 15 (8.98%) Apache Spark
7 13 (7.78%) GemFire
8 10 (5.99%) WebSphere Application Server
9 9 (5.39%) OpenStack
10 8 (4.79%) Confluence
11 7 (4.19%) Oracle Application Server
12 6 (3.59%) IIS
13 4 (2.40%) Liferay
13 4 (2.40%) nginx
14 3 (1.80%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 2 (1.20%) Apache TomEE
15 2 (1.20%) GlassFish
15 2 (1.20%) IBM Notes
15 2 (1.20%) SharePoint
16 1 (0.60%) EPiServer
Applications
1 2 (1.20%) Microsoft Project
1 2 (1.20%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.20%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.60%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.60%) SAP BPC
2 1 (0.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 24 (14.37%) GitHub
2 18 (10.78%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (9.58%) PaaS
4 9 (5.39%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (4.79%) AWS CloudFormation
6 6 (3.59%) SaaS
7 5 (2.99%) Amazon S3
8 4 (2.40%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 4 (2.40%) Amazon EC2
9 3 (1.80%) AWS Lambda
9 3 (1.80%) Google Analytics
9 3 (1.80%) OpenShift
9 3 (1.80%) Serverless
10 2 (1.20%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (1.20%) Google App Engine
10 2 (1.20%) Google Cloud Platform
10 2 (1.20%) Google Compute Engine
10 2 (1.20%) IaaS
11 1 (0.60%) Amazon Glacier
11 1 (0.60%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 17 (10.18%) DNS
1 17 (10.18%) TCP/IP
2 16 (9.58%) Firewall
3 14 (8.38%) HTTP
4 10 (5.99%) SSL
5 7 (4.19%) LDAP
6 6 (3.59%) DHCP
6 6 (3.59%) Internet
6 6 (3.59%) VPN
7 4 (2.40%) SAN
8 3 (1.80%) BIG-IP
8 3 (1.80%) Wireshark
9 2 (1.20%) Remote Desktop
10 1 (0.60%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 1 (0.60%) Kerberos
10 1 (0.60%) Network Security
10 1 (0.60%) Reverse Proxy
10 1 (0.60%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (27.54%) MySQL
2 28 (16.77%) SQL Server
3 27 (16.17%) PostgreSQL
4 15 (8.98%) Hadoop
5 14 (8.38%) NoSQL
6 13 (7.78%) Apache Hive
6 13 (7.78%) Big Data
6 13 (7.78%) HBase
6 13 (7.78%) OLTP
7 11 (6.59%) Relational Database
8 10 (5.99%) MongoDB
8 10 (5.99%) RDBMS
8 10 (5.99%) Redis
9 8 (4.79%) Oracle Database
10 6 (3.59%) Amazon RDS
10 6 (3.59%) DB2
11 5 (2.99%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 5 (2.99%) Data Warehouse
11 5 (2.99%) MariaDB
12 4 (2.40%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 62 (37.13%) Jenkins
2 53 (31.74%) Git (software)
3 37 (22.16%) Maven
4 22 (13.17%) Eclipse
4 22 (13.17%) Subversion
5 20 (11.98%) JIRA
6 17 (10.18%) Cucumber
6 17 (10.18%) JUnit
6 17 (10.18%) Selenium
7 16 (9.58%) IntelliJ
8 13 (7.78%) Gradle
9 8 (4.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 8 (4.79%) Sonatype Nexus
10 7 (4.19%) Mocha
11 6 (3.59%) MSTest
11 6 (3.59%) NUnit
12 5 (2.99%) Artifactory
12 5 (2.99%) Bitbucket
12 5 (2.99%) Talend Open Studio
13 4 (2.40%) VisualVM
General
1 37 (22.16%) Finance
2 14 (8.38%) Telecoms
3 6 (3.59%) Banking
4 5 (2.99%) French Language
5 4 (2.40%) Games
6 1 (0.60%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.60%) Local Government
6 1 (0.60%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.60%) Military
6 1 (0.60%) Publishing
6 1 (0.60%) Retail
6 1 (0.60%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 88 (52.69%) Developer
2 69 (41.32%) Java Developer
3 17 (10.18%) Senior Developer
3 17 (10.18%) Senior Java Developer
4 13 (7.78%) DevOps Engineer
5 9 (5.39%) Linux Engineer
6 8 (4.79%) Administrator
6 8 (4.79%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 8 (4.79%) J2EE Developer
6 8 (4.79%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 8 (4.79%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 7 (4.19%) Big Data Developer
7 7 (4.19%) Lead Developer
7 7 (4.19%) Linux Administrator
7 7 (4.19%) Software Engineer
8 6 (3.59%) Angular Developer
8 6 (3.59%) Consultant
9 5 (2.99%) Architect
9 5 (2.99%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 5 (2.99%) Middleware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (28.74%) Spring
2 37 (22.16%) AngularJS
2 37 (22.16%) Hibernate
2 37 (22.16%) Web Services
3 36 (21.56%) J2EE
3 36 (21.56%) Middleware
4 33 (19.76%) Java EE
5 31 (18.56%) CSS
5 31 (18.56%) HTML
6 28 (16.77%) REST
7 22 (13.17%) RESTful
7 22 (13.17%) Spring Integration
8 21 (12.57%) SOAP
9 20 (11.98%) JSON
10 19 (11.38%) React
10 19 (11.38%) XML
11 18 (10.78%) Apache Camel
12 16 (9.58%) JMS
13 14 (8.38%) Drools
13 14 (8.38%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (8.98%) Virtual Team
2 14 (8.38%) Linux Command Line
3 13 (7.78%) Replication
4 9 (5.39%) User Experience
5 7 (4.19%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (2.99%) N-Tier
7 4 (2.40%) iPad
7 4 (2.40%) Mobile App
7 4 (2.40%) Online Games
7 4 (2.40%) PKI
7 4 (2.40%) Smart Meter
8 3 (1.80%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.80%) Data Centre
8 3 (1.80%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.20%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (1.20%) Clustering
9 2 (1.20%) Mainframe
9 2 (1.20%) Public Cloud
10 1 (0.60%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.60%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 87 (52.10%) Linux
2 60 (35.93%) Unix
3 45 (26.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 29 (17.37%) Windows
5 14 (8.38%) Ubuntu
6 12 (7.19%) Windows Server
7 10 (5.99%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (5.39%) Debian
9 7 (4.19%) CentOS
9 7 (4.19%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (2.99%) Windows 7
11 4 (2.40%) AIX
11 4 (2.40%) Oracle Linux
12 2 (1.20%) Android
12 2 (1.20%) Solaris
12 2 (1.20%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.60%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (47.31%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (28.74%) Scrum
3 39 (23.35%) DevOps
4 31 (18.56%) TDD
5 25 (14.97%) Continuous Integration
6 20 (11.98%) System Testing
7 17 (10.18%) Mentoring
8 16 (9.58%) ITIL
8 16 (9.58%) OO
9 15 (8.98%) Performance Tuning
9 15 (8.98%) Unit Testing
9 15 (8.98%) User Stories
9 15 (8.98%) Validation
10 14 (8.38%) Acceptance Criteria
11 13 (7.78%) Benchmarking
11 13 (7.78%) CRM
11 13 (7.78%) ETL
11 13 (7.78%) MapReduce
12 12 (7.19%) Configuration Management
12 12 (7.19%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 130 (77.84%) Java
2 57 (34.13%) SQL
3 36 (21.56%) JavaScript
4 26 (15.57%) Perl
5 23 (13.77%) Shell Script
6 21 (12.57%) Python
7 9 (5.39%) Bash Shell
8 7 (4.19%) C++
9 6 (3.59%) C#
9 6 (3.59%) Groovy
9 6 (3.59%) Ruby
10 5 (2.99%) C
11 4 (2.40%) PHP
11 4 (2.40%) Scala
11 4 (2.40%) XPath
12 3 (1.80%) Haskell
12 3 (1.80%) PL/SQL
13 2 (1.20%) T-SQL
13 2 (1.20%) VB
14 1 (0.60%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 22 (13.17%) Degree
2 21 (12.57%) Security Cleared
3 15 (8.98%) SC Cleared
4 8 (4.79%) CISSP
5 7 (4.19%) RHCSA
6 5 (2.99%) RHCE
7 4 (2.40%) GCIH
7 4 (2.40%) GIAC
8 1 (0.60%) ISEB
8 1 (0.60%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.60%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (8.38%) QA
2 9 (5.39%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.20%) GDPR
3 2 (1.20%) SLA
4 1 (0.60%) AS 2805
4 1 (0.60%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 15 (8.98%) Docker
2 13 (7.78%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 13 (7.78%) HDFS
2 13 (7.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (6.59%) Virtual Machines
4 9 (5.39%) Active Directory
5 4 (2.40%) Hyper-V
5 4 (2.40%) iptables
5 4 (2.40%) Virtual Servers
5 4 (2.40%) vSphere
6 2 (1.20%) KVM
6 2 (1.20%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.20%) Xen
6 2 (1.20%) XenServer
7 1 (0.60%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.60%) Samba
Systems Management
1 42 (25.15%) Puppet
2 21 (12.57%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (7.19%) Ansible
4 11 (6.59%) Red Hat Satellite
5 9 (5.39%) SELinux
6 6 (3.59%) Nagios
7 5 (2.99%) Galera Cluster
7 5 (2.99%) OpenNebula
7 5 (2.99%) Terraform
7 5 (2.99%) ZABBIX
8 4 (2.40%) CFEngine
8 4 (2.40%) logstash
8 4 (2.40%) Netcool
9 3 (1.80%) Cacti
9 3 (1.80%) Cobbler
9 3 (1.80%) Grafana
9 3 (1.80%) Kibana
10 2 (1.20%) HP Quality Center
10 2 (1.20%) Icinga
10 2 (1.20%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 50 (29.94%) Oracle
2 46 (27.54%) Red Hat
3 22 (13.17%) VMware
4 19 (11.38%) IBM
5 13 (7.78%) Splunk
6 11 (6.59%) HP
7 7 (4.19%) Google
8 6 (3.59%) NetApp
9 5 (2.99%) Microsoft
9 5 (2.99%) Talend
10 4 (2.40%) BEA
10 4 (2.40%) Northgate
11 3 (1.80%) Pega
11 3 (1.80%) Sybase
11 3 (1.80%) Vitria
12 2 (1.20%) Cloudera
12 2 (1.20%) JD Edwards
12 2 (1.20%) Lotus
12 2 (1.20%) SAP
12 2 (1.20%) WSO2