The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for Tomcat skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Tomcat over the 3 months to 25 June 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 West
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 111 124 113
Rank change year-on-year +13 -11  
Contract jobs citing Tomcat 24 13 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.90% 0.44% 1.03%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.17% 2.47% 6.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 8 20
Median daily rate £383 £400 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.37% +16.36%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £338 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £436 £450 £375
% change year-on-year -3.05% +20.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 10
Median hourly rate - - £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £44.50 £32.54
% change year-on-year +1.12% +36.75%  

Tomcat is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 389 527 525
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 14.51% 17.87% 16.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 239 373 360
Median daily rate £375 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.35% +5.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 15 32
Median hourly rate £47.50 £42.50 £20.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.76% +110.55%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £27.45 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year - +19.04%  

Tomcat
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West citing Tomcat as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for Tomcat in the South West

Tomcat
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Tomcat in the South West

Tomcat
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Tomcat in the South West over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Tomcat in the South West

Tomcat
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Tomcat in the South West

Tomcat
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol - 16 £390 - 2
Gloucestershire +3 4 £300 -25.00% 3
Somerset -5 2 £375 -
Wiltshire +3 1 - - 2
Devon -4 1 - -
Tomcat
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 West region with a requirement for Tomcat.

1 38 (73.08%) Apache
2 37 (71.15%) Java
3 26 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (48.08%) Linux
5 24 (46.15%) Oracle
6 21 (40.38%) SQL
7 20 (38.46%) VMware
8 19 (36.54%) VMware Infrastructure
9 18 (34.62%) JBoss
10 17 (32.69%) Puppet
11 16 (30.77%) Spring
11 16 (30.77%) J2EE
12 15 (28.85%) Unix
12 15 (28.85%) Amazon AWS
12 15 (28.85%) Jenkins
13 14 (26.92%) DevOps
14 13 (25.00%) Security Cleared
14 13 (25.00%) TCP/IP
14 13 (25.00%) DNS
15 12 (23.08%) Red Hat
15 12 (23.08%) CSS
15 12 (23.08%) SQL Server
15 12 (23.08%) HTML
16 11 (21.15%) IIS
16 11 (21.15%) Windows
16 11 (21.15%) DHCP
16 11 (21.15%) Firewall
16 11 (21.15%) SC Cleared
16 11 (21.15%) Open Source
16 11 (21.15%) Maven

Tomcat
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 38 (73.08%) Apache
2 18 (34.62%) JBoss
3 11 (21.15%) IIS
4 10 (19.23%) WebSphere
5 8 (15.38%) WebLogic
6 7 (13.46%) Jetty
6 7 (13.46%) Mongrel
6 7 (13.46%) nginx
7 6 (11.54%) iPlanet
7 6 (11.54%) Oracle Application Server
8 3 (5.77%) GlassFish
8 3 (5.77%) OpenStack
8 3 (5.77%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 2 (3.85%) Alfresco
9 2 (3.85%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (3.85%) Mule
9 2 (3.85%) SharePoint
10 1 (1.92%) MQSeries
10 1 (1.92%) WebLogic Portal
10 1 (1.92%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 5 (9.62%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (1.92%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 15 (28.85%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (11.54%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (11.54%) Google App Engine
2 6 (11.54%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (3.85%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (3.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (25.00%) DNS
1 13 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 11 (21.15%) DHCP
2 11 (21.15%) Firewall
3 9 (17.31%) HTTP
4 7 (13.46%) SSL
5 6 (11.54%) FTP
5 6 (11.54%) IPsec
5 6 (11.54%) WAN
6 5 (9.62%) LAN
6 5 (9.62%) LDAP
6 5 (9.62%) SAN
6 5 (9.62%) VPN
7 3 (5.77%) NAS
8 2 (3.85%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (3.85%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 2 (3.85%) Internet
9 1 (1.92%) FCoE
9 1 (1.92%) iSCSI
9 1 (1.92%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 6 (11.54%) MySQL
3 4 (7.69%) Relational Database
4 3 (5.77%) Oracle Database
4 3 (5.77%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (3.85%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.92%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.92%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 15 (28.85%) Jenkins
2 11 (21.15%) Maven
3 8 (15.38%) Subversion
4 7 (13.46%) Ant
4 7 (13.46%) Cucumber
4 7 (13.46%) JUnit
4 7 (13.46%) Travis CI
5 4 (7.69%) Eclipse
5 4 (7.69%) Git (software)
5 4 (7.69%) Selenium
6 3 (5.77%) JBehave
6 3 (5.77%) Rational DOORS
7 2 (3.85%) Vagrant
8 1 (1.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (1.92%) Bitbucket
8 1 (1.92%) Mockito
8 1 (1.92%) Oracle Forms
General
1 8 (15.38%) Finance
2 2 (3.85%) Banking
2 2 (3.85%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.85%) Military
3 1 (1.92%) Games
Job Titles
1 17 (32.69%) Developer
2 13 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 7 (13.46%) DevOps Engineer
3 7 (13.46%) Java Engineer
4 6 (11.54%) Linux Engineer
5 4 (7.69%) AWS Engineer
5 4 (7.69%) Developer in Test
5 4 (7.69%) Solaris Engineer
6 3 (5.77%) Analyst
6 3 (5.77%) Applications Support
6 3 (5.77%) Consultant
6 3 (5.77%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 3 (5.77%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 3 (5.77%) Unix Engineer
7 2 (3.85%) Administrator
7 2 (3.85%) Oracle Developer
7 2 (3.85%) Software Engineer
7 2 (3.85%) Support Engineer
7 2 (3.85%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (3.85%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (30.77%) J2EE
1 16 (30.77%) Spring
2 12 (23.08%) CSS
2 12 (23.08%) HTML
3 9 (17.31%) Servlets
4 8 (15.38%) JSP
5 7 (13.46%) .NET
5 7 (13.46%) Hibernate
5 7 (13.46%) Web Services
5 7 (13.46%) XML
6 5 (9.62%) REST
6 5 (9.62%) SOAP
7 4 (7.69%) Spring MVC
8 3 (5.77%) AngularJS
8 3 (5.77%) jQuery
8 3 (5.77%) LAMP
8 3 (5.77%) LAPP Stack
9 2 (3.85%) Elastic Stack
9 2 (3.85%) SAML
9 2 (3.85%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.46%) Computer Science
2 6 (11.54%) Clustering
3 5 (9.62%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.85%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.85%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (3.85%) Private Cloud
4 2 (3.85%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.92%) e-Learning
5 1 (1.92%) Grid Computing
5 1 (1.92%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 25 (48.08%) Linux
2 15 (28.85%) Unix
3 11 (21.15%) Windows
4 9 (17.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (11.54%) AIX
5 6 (11.54%) CentOS
5 6 (11.54%) HPUX
5 6 (11.54%) Solaris
5 6 (11.54%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (11.54%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (9.62%) SUSE
7 4 (7.69%) Windows Server
8 3 (5.77%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (3.85%) Windows 7
10 1 (1.92%) Debian
10 1 (1.92%) VMS
10 1 (1.92%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (26.92%) DevOps
3 11 (21.15%) Open Source
4 10 (19.23%) Scrum
5 8 (15.38%) Configuration Management
6 7 (13.46%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (13.46%) High Availability
7 6 (11.54%) ITIL
7 6 (11.54%) Load Balancing
8 5 (9.62%) OO
8 5 (9.62%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (9.62%) UML
9 4 (7.69%) MVC
9 4 (7.69%) OOA/OOD
9 4 (7.69%) Web Development
10 3 (5.77%) Incident Management
10 3 (5.77%) Performance Testing
10 3 (5.77%) Requirements Management
10 3 (5.77%) Root Cause Analysis
10 3 (5.77%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 37 (71.15%) Java
2 21 (40.38%) SQL
3 10 (19.23%) JavaScript
4 9 (17.31%) Perl
4 9 (17.31%) PL/SQL
5 4 (7.69%) PHP
5 4 (7.69%) Python
6 3 (5.77%) Bash Shell
6 3 (5.77%) Ruby
6 3 (5.77%) Shell Script
7 2 (3.85%) Ada
7 2 (3.85%) C#
7 2 (3.85%) C++
7 2 (3.85%) Groovy
7 2 (3.85%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.92%) C
8 1 (1.92%) C-shell
8 1 (1.92%) Korn
Qualifications
1 13 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 11 (21.15%) SC Cleared
3 5 (9.62%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (9.62%) Degree
4 2 (3.85%) ISEB
4 2 (3.85%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.92%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.92%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.92%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (1.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.92%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 19 (36.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (17.31%) Hyper-V
2 9 (17.31%) Xen
3 8 (15.38%) Active Directory
4 5 (9.62%) KVM
4 5 (9.62%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 3 (5.77%) Docker
5 3 (5.77%) vSphere
6 2 (3.85%) Samba
6 2 (3.85%) Shibboleth
7 1 (1.92%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (1.92%) Varnish
7 1 (1.92%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 17 (32.69%) Puppet
2 4 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (3.85%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (3.85%) NetBackup
3 2 (3.85%) SCCM
3 2 (3.85%) WSUS
4 1 (1.92%) Bcfg2
4 1 (1.92%) Kibana
4 1 (1.92%) Nessus
4 1 (1.92%) Nexpose
4 1 (1.92%) OpenView
Vendors
1 24 (46.15%) Oracle
2 20 (38.46%) VMware
3 12 (23.08%) Red Hat
4 10 (19.23%) Microsoft
5 8 (15.38%) Cisco
5 8 (15.38%) F5
6 7 (13.46%) IBM
7 6 (11.54%) Google
7 6 (11.54%) HP
7 6 (11.54%) Sun
8 5 (9.62%) PlateSpin
8 5 (9.62%) Veritas
9 2 (3.85%) arcserve
9 2 (3.85%) Dell
9 2 (3.85%) Gemalto
9 2 (3.85%) Juniper
9 2 (3.85%) McAfee
10 1 (1.92%) ArcSight
10 1 (1.92%) Opsware
10 1 (1.92%) SolarWinds
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