Period
to 14 November 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 14 November 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
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 193 213 135
Rank change year-on-year +20 -78 +99
Contract jobs citing Tomcat 208 168 302
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.24% 0.99% 1.80%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.01% 5.66% 9.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 114 202
South East median daily rate £500 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% - +9.42%
10th Percentile £361 £250 £306
90th Percentile £538 £538 £538
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +3.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 5 4
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £47.50 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.26% -5.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £41.25 £45.50 £38.00
90th Percentile £50.00 £56.00 £57.50
England median hourly rate £44.25 £44.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +0.57% +3.53% +6.25%

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 2,968 2,968 3,087
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 17.74% 17.58% 18.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,803 1,767 1,837
South East median daily rate £438 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.38% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £282 £250 £250
90th Percentile £575 £550 £550
England median daily rate £465 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +3.33% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 81 107 129
South East median hourly rate £28.00 £19.34 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +44.78% -12.09% +18.92%
10th Percentile £12.25 £11.25 £12.25
90th Percentile £50.50 £48.75 £57.50
England median hourly rate £22.00 £20.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +7.32% +2.50% +5.26%

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 14 November 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
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 14 November 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 +37 127 £525 +31.25% 1
Thames Valley -34 27 £400 -11.11% 20
West Sussex +6 25 £512 +86.25%
Surrey -20 24 £413 -17.50% 8
Buckinghamshire +14 15 £400 -11.11% 1
Berkshire -29 12 £394 -4.55% 12
East Sussex -7 4 £475 -14.61%
Middlesex +4 1 - - 3
Tomcat
England

For the 6 months to 14 November 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.

1 161 (77.40%) Java
2 126 (60.58%) Puppet
3 110 (52.88%) NoSQL
4 104 (50.00%) Ansible
5 102 (49.04%) Spring
6 101 (48.56%) JBoss
7 94 (45.19%) Amazon AWS
8 90 (43.27%) Hibernate
8 90 (43.27%) Opscode Chef
9 89 (42.79%) MongoDB
9 89 (42.79%) TDD
10 86 (41.35%) Agile Software Development
11 80 (38.46%) Software Engineering
12 74 (35.58%) Linux
13 62 (29.81%) Jetty
13 62 (29.81%) BDD
13 62 (29.81%) Cobbler
14 61 (29.33%) Jenkins
14 61 (29.33%) Digital Transformation Programme
14 61 (29.33%) Hadoop
15 60 (28.85%) Multithreading
15 60 (28.85%) Greenfield Project
16 59 (28.37%) DevOps
17 56 (26.92%) Git (software)
18 53 (25.48%) Windows
19 49 (23.56%) Apache
19 49 (23.56%) Continuous Integration
20 47 (22.60%) Oracle
21 44 (21.15%) Python
21 44 (21.15%) PostgreSQL

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
1 101 (48.56%) JBoss
2 62 (29.81%) Jetty
3 49 (23.56%) Apache
4 38 (18.27%) WebLogic
5 33 (15.87%) WebSphere
6 25 (12.02%) OpenStack
7 21 (10.10%) nginx
8 17 (8.17%) IIS
9 8 (3.85%) Confluence
10 6 (2.88%) GlassFish
11 5 (2.40%) BizTalk Server
11 5 (2.40%) SharePoint
12 3 (1.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 2 (0.96%) Documentum
13 2 (0.96%) Oracle BPEL
14 1 (0.48%) Elasticsearch
14 1 (0.48%) Mule
14 1 (0.48%) Mule ESB
14 1 (0.48%) OpenROAD
14 1 (0.48%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (0.96%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.48%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.96%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 94 (45.19%) Amazon AWS
2 35 (16.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (8.17%) Google Analytics
4 11 (5.29%) GitHub
5 6 (2.88%) OpenShift
6 2 (0.96%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.96%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.96%) PaaS
7 1 (0.48%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (0.48%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (0.48%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.48%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.48%) AWS CloudTrail
7 1 (0.48%) Google App Engine
7 1 (0.48%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (17.31%) TCP/IP
2 30 (14.42%) Firewall
3 25 (12.02%) DNS
4 21 (10.10%) HTTP
5 20 (9.62%) SSL
6 10 (4.81%) SNMP
7 6 (2.88%) Network Security
8 4 (1.92%) BIG-IP
8 4 (1.92%) DVB
9 2 (0.96%) Internet
10 1 (0.48%) DHCP
10 1 (0.48%) FTP
10 1 (0.48%) IPsec
10 1 (0.48%) Remote Desktop
10 1 (0.48%) SSH
10 1 (0.48%) tcpdump
10 1 (0.48%) VPN
10 1 (0.48%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 110 (52.88%) NoSQL
2 89 (42.79%) MongoDB
3 61 (29.33%) Hadoop
4 44 (21.15%) PostgreSQL
5 41 (19.71%) MySQL
6 13 (6.25%) SQL Server
7 6 (2.88%) Redis
8 5 (2.40%) Apache Cassandra
9 4 (1.92%) NuoDB
9 4 (1.92%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.96%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.96%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.48%) Amazon RDS
11 1 (0.48%) Big Data
11 1 (0.48%) Blockchain
11 1 (0.48%) Couchbase
11 1 (0.48%) DB2
11 1 (0.48%) Power BI
11 1 (0.48%) Riak
11 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 61 (29.33%) Jenkins
2 56 (26.92%) Git (software)
3 25 (12.02%) MSTest
3 25 (12.02%) NUnit
4 21 (10.10%) Eclipse
4 21 (10.10%) Selenium
5 19 (9.13%) Ant
6 18 (8.65%) Cucumber
6 18 (8.65%) Gatling
6 18 (8.65%) gulp
6 18 (8.65%) IntelliJ
6 18 (8.65%) JIRA
7 15 (7.21%) JUnit
7 15 (7.21%) Maven
7 15 (7.21%) Subversion
8 11 (5.29%) Grunt
8 11 (5.29%) Karma Test Runner
8 11 (5.29%) Sublime Text
9 10 (4.81%) NetBeans
10 6 (2.88%) Liquibase
General
1 31 (14.90%) Finance
2 3 (1.44%) Banking
2 3 (1.44%) Retail
3 1 (0.48%) Advertising
3 1 (0.48%) Law
3 1 (0.48%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 148 (71.15%) Developer
2 124 (59.62%) Java Developer
3 20 (9.62%) Middleware Engineer
4 17 (8.17%) DevOps Engineer
5 10 (4.81%) Scala Developer
6 8 (3.85%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 8 (3.85%) Senior Developer
7 7 (3.37%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (3.37%) Senior Java Developer
8 5 (2.40%) Architect
8 5 (2.40%) SC Cleared Java Developer
9 4 (1.92%) Automation Engineer
9 4 (1.92%) Software Engineer
9 4 (1.92%) Systems Engineer
10 3 (1.44%) Consultant
10 3 (1.44%) Java Technical Architect
10 3 (1.44%) Software Developer
10 3 (1.44%) Support Engineer
10 3 (1.44%) Technical Architect
10 3 (1.44%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (49.04%) Spring
2 90 (43.27%) Hibernate
3 35 (16.83%) AngularJS
4 34 (16.35%) XML
5 29 (13.94%) CSS
6 27 (12.98%) SOAP
7 26 (12.50%) HTML
7 26 (12.50%) Middleware
7 26 (12.50%) Web Services
8 25 (12.02%) JSON
9 24 (11.54%) Servlets
10 22 (10.58%) Node.js
11 21 (10.10%) REST
12 20 (9.62%) jQuery
13 17 (8.17%) Gherkin
13 17 (8.17%) J2EE
14 14 (6.73%) HTML5
15 13 (6.25%) JPA
15 13 (6.25%) Play Framework
16 11 (5.29%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 60 (28.85%) Greenfield Project
2 8 (3.85%) Data Centre
3 6 (2.88%) Self-Motivation
4 5 (2.40%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (1.92%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.44%) Public Cloud
7 2 (0.96%) Clustering
7 2 (0.96%) NHS
7 2 (0.96%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.48%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.48%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.48%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.48%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 74 (35.58%) Linux
2 53 (25.48%) Windows
3 41 (19.71%) Unix
4 25 (12.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 21 (10.10%) Ubuntu
6 17 (8.17%) Windows Server
7 3 (1.44%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.48%) AIX
8 1 (0.48%) Debian
8 1 (0.48%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (42.79%) TDD
2 86 (41.35%) Agile Software Development
3 80 (38.46%) Software Engineering
4 62 (29.81%) BDD
5 61 (29.33%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 60 (28.85%) Multithreading
7 59 (28.37%) DevOps
8 49 (23.56%) Continuous Integration
9 36 (17.31%) Migration
10 29 (13.94%) Open Source
11 26 (12.50%) OO
12 23 (11.06%) Test Automation
13 20 (9.62%) Microservices
14 19 (9.13%) Configuration Management
15 18 (8.65%) Analytics
15 18 (8.65%) Problem-Solving
16 15 (7.21%) Performance Tuning
16 15 (7.21%) Problem Management
16 15 (7.21%) Root Cause Analysis
16 15 (7.21%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 161 (77.40%) Java
2 44 (21.15%) Python
3 39 (18.75%) JavaScript
4 35 (16.83%) Perl
5 27 (12.98%) SQL
6 26 (12.50%) Ruby
7 20 (9.62%) Bash Shell
8 19 (9.13%) Groovy
8 19 (9.13%) PowerShell
9 18 (8.65%) C#
9 18 (8.65%) Haskell
10 17 (8.17%) Scala
11 12 (5.77%) Java 8
12 4 (1.92%) C++
12 4 (1.92%) Tcl
13 2 (0.96%) C
13 2 (0.96%) Jython
13 2 (0.96%) PHP
13 2 (0.96%) PL/SQL
13 2 (0.96%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 27 (12.98%) Security Cleared
2 25 (12.02%) SC Cleared
3 16 (7.69%) Degree
4 2 (0.96%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (0.48%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.37%) PCI DSS
2 3 (1.44%) QA
3 1 (0.48%) GPG13
System Software
1 16 (7.69%) Docker
2 13 (6.25%) Active Directory
3 9 (4.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (2.88%) Hyper-V
5 5 (2.40%) Postfix
6 4 (1.92%) Dovecot
7 2 (0.96%) vSphere
8 1 (0.48%) iptables
8 1 (0.48%) Squid
8 1 (0.48%) Xen
Systems Management
1 126 (60.58%) Puppet
2 104 (50.00%) Ansible
3 90 (43.27%) Opscode Chef
4 62 (29.81%) Cobbler
5 19 (9.13%) Red Hat Satellite
6 18 (8.65%) Grafana
6 18 (8.65%) Kibana
7 17 (8.17%) SELinux
8 7 (3.37%) SCOM
9 6 (2.88%) Nagios
10 4 (1.92%) HAProxy
11 1 (0.48%) Kubernetes
11 1 (0.48%) Mesos
11 1 (0.48%) Packer
11 1 (0.48%) Prometheus
11 1 (0.48%) Terraform
Vendors
1 47 (22.60%) Oracle
2 30 (14.42%) Red Hat
3 19 (9.13%) Google
4 15 (7.21%) VMware
5 14 (6.73%) Cisco
6 13 (6.25%) Adobe
7 9 (4.33%) Microsoft
8 7 (3.37%) IBM
8 7 (3.37%) webMethods
9 6 (2.88%) Splunk
10 5 (2.40%) ForgeRock
11 4 (1.92%) F5
11 4 (1.92%) Juniper
12 1 (0.48%) Cloudera
12 1 (0.48%) Guidewire
12 1 (0.48%) MuleSoft
12 1 (0.48%) WSO2