Period
to 7 August 2020

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 7 August 2020 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
7 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 157 263 239
Rank change year-on-year +106 -24 -29
Contract jobs citing Tomcat 29 109 146
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the South East 0.58% 0.74% 0.87%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.95% 4.65% 5.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 64 85
Median daily rate £500 £450 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% -
10th Percentile £434 £300 £366
90th Percentile £582 £601 £575
England median daily rate £500 £480 £475
% change year-on-year +4.17% +1.05% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 6
Median hourly rate - £49.59 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +16.67% -5.56%
England median hourly rate £35.00 £49.59 £43.00
% change year-on-year -29.41% +15.31% +1.18%

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 734 2,342 2,773
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 14.79% 15.87% 16.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 440 1,373 1,682
Median daily rate £453 £429 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.54% +0.94% +6.25%
10th Percentile £263 £258 £275
90th Percentile £614 £588 £575
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.50% +0.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 83 76
Median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £22.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -19.45% +27.70%
10th Percentile £12.19 £12.00 £11.50
90th Percentile £50.75 £53.75 £51.88
Median hourly rate £25.15 £20.50 £21.25
% change year-on-year +22.68% -3.53% +8.09%

Tomcat
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Tomcat as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Tomcat in the South East.

Daily rate trend for Tomcat in the South East

Tomcat
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Tomcat in the South East over the 6 months to 7 August 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Tomcat in the South East

Tomcat
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Tomcat in the South East.

Hourly rate trend 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 7 August 2020. 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 +89 19 £483 -11.38%
Thames Valley +40 5 £500 +11.11% 1
Buckinghamshire +24 4 £500 +9.59%
Surrey +60 3 £475 -19.15% 4
West Sussex +22 2 £600 +60.00% 1
Berkshire +52 1 - -
Tomcat
England

For the 6 months to 7 August 2020, 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 24 (82.76%) Linux
2 19 (65.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 18 (62.07%) Red Hat
4 16 (55.17%) JBoss
5 15 (51.72%) Java
6 14 (48.28%) WebSphere
6 14 (48.28%) Security Cleared
6 14 (48.28%) DevOps
7 13 (44.83%) Bash Shell
7 13 (44.83%) SC Cleared
8 12 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (41.38%) WebSphere Application Server
8 12 (41.38%) IBM
8 12 (41.38%) Shell Script
8 12 (41.38%) Open Source
8 12 (41.38%) Git (software)
9 11 (37.93%) WebSphere MQ
10 10 (34.48%) Oracle
10 10 (34.48%) IBM Integration Bus
10 10 (34.48%) Analytics
10 10 (34.48%) Apache TomEE
10 10 (34.48%) Apache Geronimo
11 9 (31.03%) AWS
11 9 (31.03%) Python
12 8 (27.59%) XML
12 8 (27.59%) Active Directory
12 8 (27.59%) Unix
12 8 (27.59%) Windows
13 7 (24.14%) Scrum
13 7 (24.14%) Selenium

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 16 (55.17%) JBoss
2 14 (48.28%) WebSphere
3 12 (41.38%) WebSphere Application Server
4 10 (34.48%) Apache Geronimo
4 10 (34.48%) Apache TomEE
5 3 (10.34%) Apache
5 3 (10.34%) Apache Spark
5 3 (10.34%) nginx
6 2 (6.90%) Cloud Foundry
6 2 (6.90%) GemFire
6 2 (6.90%) WebLogic
7 1 (3.45%) Confluence
7 1 (3.45%) Jetty
7 1 (3.45%) Jupyter
7 1 (3.45%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (3.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Fuse
7 1 (3.45%) WildFly
Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 9 (31.03%) AWS
2 5 (17.24%) OpenShift
3 3 (10.34%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (10.34%) Amazon ECS
3 3 (10.34%) Amazon S3
3 3 (10.34%) GitHub
4 2 (6.90%) Amazon ELB
4 2 (6.90%) Amazon EMR
4 2 (6.90%) Amazon Kinesis
4 2 (6.90%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (3.45%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 1 (3.45%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (3.45%) AWS CodeBuild
5 1 (3.45%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (3.45%) AWS Step Functions
5 1 (3.45%) Azure
5 1 (3.45%) BlazeMeter
5 1 (3.45%) Cloudflare
5 1 (3.45%) Serverless
5 1 (3.45%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) LAN
1 3 (10.34%) SSH
1 3 (10.34%) tcpdump
1 3 (10.34%) WAN
2 2 (6.90%) DHCP
2 2 (6.90%) DSL
2 2 (6.90%) Firewall
2 2 (6.90%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.45%) DNS
3 1 (3.45%) Skype
3 1 (3.45%) SNMP
3 1 (3.45%) VPN
3 1 (3.45%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (24.14%) MySQL
2 6 (20.69%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (13.79%) DB2
3 4 (13.79%) DB2 UDB
3 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
4 2 (6.90%) MariaDB
4 2 (6.90%) Oracle Database
5 1 (3.45%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (3.45%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (3.45%) Cosmos DB
5 1 (3.45%) Hadoop
5 1 (3.45%) MongoDB
5 1 (3.45%) NoSQL
5 1 (3.45%) Redis
5 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.45%) Semantic Layer
Development Applications
1 12 (41.38%) Git (software)
2 7 (24.14%) JUnit
2 7 (24.14%) Selenium
3 6 (20.69%) Eclipse
4 5 (17.24%) JIRA
5 4 (13.79%) Ant
5 4 (13.79%) Cucumber
5 4 (13.79%) Maven
6 3 (10.34%) Jenkins
6 3 (10.34%) Sonatype Nexus
7 2 (6.90%) Artifactory
7 2 (6.90%) Liquibase
7 2 (6.90%) Oracle APEX
7 2 (6.90%) Protractor
7 2 (6.90%) Subversion
7 2 (6.90%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (3.45%) Bitbucket
8 1 (3.45%) DbUnit
8 1 (3.45%) Mocha
8 1 (3.45%) Mockito
General
1 4 (13.79%) Banking
2 1 (3.45%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (27.59%) WebSphere Specialist
2 5 (17.24%) Applications Specialist
2 5 (17.24%) Developer
2 5 (17.24%) Server Specialist
2 5 (17.24%) WebSphere Server Specialist
3 4 (13.79%) Analyst
3 4 (13.79%) Java Developer
4 3 (10.34%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Support Specialist
4 3 (10.34%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Applications Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Development Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Integration Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Java Applications Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Software Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Software Integration Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Architect
6 1 (3.45%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (37.93%) WebSphere MQ
2 10 (34.48%) IBM Integration Bus
3 8 (27.59%) XML
4 7 (24.14%) Node.js
5 6 (20.69%) AngularJS
5 6 (20.69%) LDAP
5 6 (20.69%) Web Services
6 5 (17.24%) HTML
6 5 (17.24%) JSP
6 5 (17.24%) Middleware
6 5 (17.24%) SOAP
7 4 (13.79%) Apache Camel
7 4 (13.79%) Electron Framework
7 4 (13.79%) RabbitMQ
7 4 (13.79%) REST
7 4 (13.79%) SailPoint
7 4 (13.79%) Servlets
7 4 (13.79%) WireMock
8 3 (10.34%) Hibernate
8 3 (10.34%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Linux Command Line
2 4 (13.79%) Mainframe
3 1 (3.45%) Clustering
3 1 (3.45%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 24 (82.76%) Linux
2 19 (65.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (27.59%) Unix
3 8 (27.59%) Windows
4 2 (6.90%) Android
4 2 (6.90%) Solaris
5 1 (3.45%) Windows 10
5 1 (3.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (48.28%) DevOps
2 12 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (41.38%) Open Source
3 10 (34.48%) Analytics
4 7 (24.14%) Scrum
4 7 (24.14%) Test Automation
5 5 (17.24%) Kanban
5 5 (17.24%) Problem-Solving
5 5 (17.24%) Project Management
6 4 (13.79%) Microservices
6 4 (13.79%) Migration
6 4 (13.79%) Software Delivery
6 4 (13.79%) Technical Analysis
7 3 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (10.34%) Multithreading
7 3 (10.34%) Scaled Agile Framework
8 2 (6.90%) High Availability
8 2 (6.90%) SDLC
8 2 (6.90%) Software Engineering
8 2 (6.90%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 15 (51.72%) Java
2 13 (44.83%) Bash Shell
3 12 (41.38%) Shell Script
4 9 (31.03%) Python
5 7 (24.14%) SQL
6 5 (17.24%) JavaScript
6 5 (17.24%) Korn
7 4 (13.79%) BeanShell
7 4 (13.79%) Bourne shell
7 4 (13.79%) C
7 4 (13.79%) Perl
7 4 (13.79%) PHP
7 4 (13.79%) PowerShell
8 3 (10.34%) Groovy
9 2 (6.90%) Apple Swift
9 2 (6.90%) Objective-C
9 2 (6.90%) Ruby
10 1 (3.45%) Java 8
10 1 (3.45%) Scala
Qualifications
1 14 (48.28%) Security Cleared
2 13 (44.83%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.90%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (6.90%) OCP
3 2 (6.90%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (3.45%) MCP
4 1 (3.45%) MCSA
4 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.45%) RHCSA
4 1 (3.45%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) Data Quality
1 1 (3.45%) QA
1 1 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (27.59%) Active Directory
2 6 (20.69%) Docker
3 4 (13.79%) RACF
4 3 (10.34%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (6.90%) GFS2
5 2 (6.90%) Samba
5 2 (6.90%) VMware NSX
6 1 (3.45%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 7 (24.14%) Ansible
2 5 (17.24%) Kubernetes
3 3 (10.34%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (10.34%) Terraform
4 2 (6.90%) Grafana
4 2 (6.90%) Kibana
4 2 (6.90%) Nessus
4 2 (6.90%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (6.90%) Prometheus
4 2 (6.90%) SELinux
4 2 (6.90%) vCenter Server
4 2 (6.90%) vRealize
5 1 (3.45%) Consul
5 1 (3.45%) HAProxy
5 1 (3.45%) Packer
5 1 (3.45%) Puppet
5 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 1 (3.45%) Sysprep
5 1 (3.45%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 18 (62.07%) Red Hat
2 12 (41.38%) IBM
3 10 (34.48%) Oracle
4 3 (10.34%) VMware
5 2 (6.90%) 3PAR
5 2 (6.90%) HP
5 2 (6.90%) SAP
5 2 (6.90%) Splunk
5 2 (6.90%) Thycotic
5 2 (6.90%) TIBCO
5 2 (6.90%) Xamarin
6 1 (3.45%) Cisco
6 1 (3.45%) Cognos
6 1 (3.45%) Meraki
6 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
6 1 (3.45%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (3.45%) TOWER Software
6 1 (3.45%) WSO2