Period
to 22 September 2018

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 22 September 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
England > South East
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 212 223 136
Rank change year-on-year +11 -87 +80
Contract jobs citing Tomcat 178 149 317
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.09% 0.91% 1.82%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.32% 5.27% 9.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 98 227
South East median daily rate £500 £475 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +13.41%
10th Percentile £381 £250 £317
90th Percentile £539 £538 £538
England median daily rate £493 £488 £450
% change year-on-year +0.95% +8.42% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 1 6
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.56% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £40.35 £45.00 £39.63
90th Percentile £54.75 £45.00 £57.50
England median hourly rate £42.50 £38.75 £44.50
% change year-on-year +9.68% -12.92% +11.25%

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 2,815 2,827 3,285
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 17.16% 17.23% 18.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,738 1,688 2,043
South East median daily rate £438 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.38% -3.03% +10.00%
10th Percentile £300 £250 £256
90th Percentile £575 £550 £550
England median daily rate £460 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.22% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 91 90 128
South East median hourly rate £23.50 £17.49 £20.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.36% -16.02% +4.14%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.20 £12.25
90th Percentile £50.00 £48.75 £57.50
England median hourly rate £21.33 £20.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +4.02% +2.50% -

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 22 September 2018.

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 22 September 2018.

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 22 September 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
Hampshire +9 78 £525 +27.27% 10
Thames Valley -6 38 £400 -11.11% 9
Surrey -3 36 £425 -15.00% 7
Buckinghamshire +27 24 £400 +6.67% 2
West Sussex +15 24 £539 +10.48%
Berkshire -20 14 £388 -7.46% 3
East Sussex -3 2 - - 6
Tomcat
England

For the 6 months to 22 September 2018, 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 (73.03%) Java
2 82 (46.07%) Spring
3 78 (43.82%) Puppet
4 77 (43.26%) NoSQL
4 77 (43.26%) Linux
5 75 (42.13%) MongoDB
5 75 (42.13%) Ansible
6 74 (41.57%) Hibernate
7 67 (37.64%) Agile Software Development
8 65 (36.52%) JBoss
9 60 (33.71%) Jenkins
10 58 (32.58%) Software Engineering
11 55 (30.90%) Windows
11 55 (30.90%) Python
12 54 (30.34%) Git (software)
12 54 (30.34%) Amazon AWS
13 53 (29.78%) Opscode Chef
14 51 (28.65%) DevOps
15 50 (28.09%) Apache
16 48 (26.97%) TDD
17 42 (23.60%) Jetty
17 42 (23.60%) JavaScript
17 42 (23.60%) Cobbler
17 42 (23.60%) BDD
18 41 (23.03%) Hadoop
18 41 (23.03%) Digital Transformation Programme
19 40 (22.47%) Open Source
19 40 (22.47%) XML
20 39 (21.91%) Multithreading
20 39 (21.91%) AngularJS

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 65 (36.52%) JBoss
2 50 (28.09%) Apache
3 42 (23.60%) Jetty
4 21 (11.80%) nginx
5 19 (10.67%) WebLogic
6 16 (8.99%) IIS
7 14 (7.87%) Confluence
8 11 (6.18%) WebSphere
9 7 (3.93%) GlassFish
10 6 (3.37%) OpenStack
10 6 (3.37%) SharePoint
11 5 (2.81%) BizTalk Server
11 5 (2.81%) Elasticsearch
12 4 (2.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 2 (1.12%) Oracle BPEL
14 1 (0.56%) Documentum
14 1 (0.56%) Mongrel
14 1 (0.56%) OpenROAD
Applications
1 2 (1.12%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (1.12%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.12%) BusinessWorks
1 2 (1.12%) Oracle BPM
1 2 (1.12%) TIBCO iProcess
Cloud Services
1 54 (30.34%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (9.55%) Google Analytics
3 16 (8.99%) Microsoft Azure
4 14 (7.87%) OpenShift
5 11 (6.18%) GitHub
6 2 (1.12%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (1.12%) Amazon S3
6 2 (1.12%) PaaS
7 1 (0.56%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (0.56%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (0.56%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.56%) AWS CloudTrail
7 1 (0.56%) Google App Engine
7 1 (0.56%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.56%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (14.61%) TCP/IP
2 24 (13.48%) HTTP
3 21 (11.80%) Firewall
4 20 (11.24%) SSL
5 16 (8.99%) DNS
6 11 (6.18%) SNMP
7 6 (3.37%) Network Security
8 4 (2.25%) BIG-IP
9 3 (1.69%) DVB
9 3 (1.69%) Internet
10 2 (1.12%) DOCSIS
10 2 (1.12%) Remote Desktop
10 2 (1.12%) Reverse Proxy
11 1 (0.56%) ATM
11 1 (0.56%) Cisco ICM
11 1 (0.56%) IPsec
11 1 (0.56%) SSH
11 1 (0.56%) tcpdump
11 1 (0.56%) VPN
11 1 (0.56%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (43.26%) NoSQL
2 75 (42.13%) MongoDB
3 41 (23.03%) Hadoop
4 33 (18.54%) PostgreSQL
5 26 (14.61%) MySQL
6 13 (7.30%) Apache Cassandra
6 13 (7.30%) Redis
6 13 (7.30%) SQL Server
7 10 (5.62%) NuoDB
8 5 (2.81%) Big Data
9 3 (1.69%) Oracle Database
10 2 (1.12%) Couchbase
10 2 (1.12%) Riak
10 2 (1.12%) SQL Server 2016
11 1 (0.56%) Amazon Aurora
11 1 (0.56%) Amazon RDS
11 1 (0.56%) Power BI
11 1 (0.56%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 60 (33.71%) Jenkins
2 54 (30.34%) Git (software)
3 27 (15.17%) JIRA
4 22 (12.36%) Selenium
5 19 (10.67%) Eclipse
6 18 (10.11%) Ant
6 18 (10.11%) gulp
6 18 (10.11%) IntelliJ
7 17 (9.55%) Cucumber
7 17 (9.55%) Gatling
8 12 (6.74%) Subversion
9 11 (6.18%) Grunt
9 11 (6.18%) JUnit
9 11 (6.18%) Karma Test Runner
9 11 (6.18%) Maven
9 11 (6.18%) Sublime Text
10 8 (4.49%) NetBeans
11 6 (3.37%) MSTest
11 6 (3.37%) NUnit
12 5 (2.81%) Gradle
General
1 23 (12.92%) Finance
2 4 (2.25%) Law
2 4 (2.25%) Retail
3 3 (1.69%) Banking
4 2 (1.12%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.12%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.56%) Advertising
5 1 (0.56%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 107 (60.11%) Developer
2 83 (46.63%) Java Developer
3 18 (10.11%) DevOps Engineer
4 11 (6.18%) Scala Developer
5 9 (5.06%) Consultant
6 8 (4.49%) Architect
6 8 (4.49%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 8 (4.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 8 (4.49%) Middleware Engineer
6 8 (4.49%) Operations Engineer
7 7 (3.93%) Senior Developer
7 7 (3.93%) Senior Java Developer
7 7 (3.93%) Software Engineer
8 6 (3.37%) Linux Engineer
9 5 (2.81%) Agile Developer
9 5 (2.81%) Agile Java Developer
9 5 (2.81%) Technical Consultant
10 4 (2.25%) Automation Engineer
10 4 (2.25%) Python Engineer
10 4 (2.25%) SC Cleared Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (46.07%) Spring
2 74 (41.57%) Hibernate
3 40 (22.47%) XML
4 39 (21.91%) AngularJS
5 36 (20.22%) SOAP
6 35 (19.66%) REST
6 35 (19.66%) Web Services
7 34 (19.10%) JSON
8 28 (15.73%) CSS
9 24 (13.48%) Servlets
10 23 (12.92%) HTML
11 21 (11.80%) Node.js
12 20 (11.24%) Middleware
13 19 (10.67%) Apache Camel
14 17 (9.55%) Gherkin
14 17 (9.55%) jQuery
15 16 (8.99%) J2EE
15 16 (8.99%) JPA
16 14 (7.87%) Play Framework
17 13 (7.30%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 39 (21.91%) Greenfield Project
2 9 (5.06%) Computer Science
3 6 (3.37%) Data Centre
4 5 (2.81%) Self-Motivation
5 4 (2.25%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (1.69%) Public Cloud
6 3 (1.69%) Virtual Team
7 2 (1.12%) Clustering
7 2 (1.12%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.12%) IVR
7 2 (1.12%) NHS
7 2 (1.12%) User Experience
8 1 (0.56%) Cyberattack
8 1 (0.56%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.56%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.56%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.56%) PKI
8 1 (0.56%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 77 (43.26%) Linux
2 55 (30.90%) Windows
3 29 (16.29%) Unix
4 21 (11.80%) Ubuntu
5 18 (10.11%) Windows Server
6 15 (8.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (1.69%) Solaris
8 2 (1.12%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.56%) AIX
9 1 (0.56%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (37.64%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (32.58%) Software Engineering
3 51 (28.65%) DevOps
4 48 (26.97%) TDD
5 42 (23.60%) BDD
6 41 (23.03%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 40 (22.47%) Open Source
8 39 (21.91%) Multithreading
9 30 (16.85%) Continuous Integration
10 23 (12.92%) Test Automation
11 22 (12.36%) Continuous Improvement
12 21 (11.80%) Analytics
12 21 (11.80%) Microservices
13 19 (10.67%) Configuration Management
14 16 (8.99%) Problem-Solving
15 15 (8.43%) Continuous Delivery
16 14 (7.87%) Migration
17 12 (6.74%) Network Management
18 11 (6.18%) Cybersecurity
18 11 (6.18%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 130 (73.03%) Java
2 55 (30.90%) Python
3 42 (23.60%) JavaScript
4 38 (21.35%) Ruby
5 32 (17.98%) Bash Shell
5 32 (17.98%) SQL
6 31 (17.42%) Perl
7 23 (12.92%) PowerShell
8 19 (10.67%) Groovy
9 18 (10.11%) C#
9 18 (10.11%) Haskell
9 18 (10.11%) Scala
10 15 (8.43%) Java 8
11 4 (2.25%) C++
11 4 (2.25%) PL/SQL
12 3 (1.69%) Shell Script
12 3 (1.69%) Tcl
13 1 (0.56%) Jython
13 1 (0.56%) Korn
13 1 (0.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 33 (18.54%) Security Cleared
2 31 (17.42%) SC Cleared
3 22 (12.36%) Degree
4 2 (1.12%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (1.12%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.25%) PCI DSS
2 3 (1.69%) QA
3 1 (0.56%) ECSS
3 1 (0.56%) GPG13
System Software
1 18 (10.11%) Docker
2 14 (7.87%) Active Directory
3 6 (3.37%) Hyper-V
3 6 (3.37%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (2.81%) Postfix
5 4 (2.25%) Dovecot
6 2 (1.12%) vSphere
7 1 (0.56%) iptables
7 1 (0.56%) Squid
7 1 (0.56%) Xen
Systems Management
1 78 (43.82%) Puppet
2 75 (42.13%) Ansible
3 53 (29.78%) Opscode Chef
4 42 (23.60%) Cobbler
5 18 (10.11%) Grafana
6 17 (9.55%) Kibana
7 10 (5.62%) Nagios
8 8 (4.49%) Red Hat Satellite
9 7 (3.93%) SCOM
9 7 (3.93%) SELinux
10 5 (2.81%) Mesos
11 4 (2.25%) HAProxy
12 2 (1.12%) Cisco UCCE
12 2 (1.12%) TIBCO Hawk
13 1 (0.56%) Kubernetes
13 1 (0.56%) Packer
13 1 (0.56%) Prometheus
13 1 (0.56%) Terraform
Vendors
1 30 (16.85%) Oracle
2 21 (11.80%) Red Hat
3 18 (10.11%) Google
4 15 (8.43%) Cisco
5 14 (7.87%) Adobe
5 14 (7.87%) IBM
6 10 (5.62%) Microsoft
6 10 (5.62%) VMware
7 8 (4.49%) webMethods
8 6 (3.37%) Splunk
9 5 (2.81%) Cloudera
9 5 (2.81%) ForgeRock
10 4 (2.25%) F5
10 4 (2.25%) Juniper
11 2 (1.12%) Remedy
11 2 (1.12%) TIBCO
12 1 (0.56%) WSO2