Period
to 16 June 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 16 June 2019 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
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
16 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 69 84 79
Rank change year-on-year +15 -5 +50
Contract jobs citing Tomcat 9 15 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 1.05% 1.42% 1.79%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.70% 6.94% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 13 16
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £488 £430 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.37% +31.30% +2.34%
10th Percentile £428 £316 £310
90th Percentile £658 £520 £386
North East median daily rate £488 £400 £330
% change year-on-year +21.88% +21.21% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - - -
North East median hourly rate - - -

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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Tyne and Wear
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 158 216 198
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 18.44% 20.51% 19.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 160 129
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £450 £364 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.71% +3.93% +8.53%
10th Percentile £160 £261 £250
90th Percentile £576 £557 £528
North East median daily rate £450 £374 £350
% change year-on-year +20.40% +6.79% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 12
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £12.82 £12.50 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.56% -51.92% -8.77%
10th Percentile £10.13 £10.80 £10.25
90th Percentile £21.00 £27.00 £40.00
North East median hourly rate £12.00 £12.50 £24.50
% change year-on-year -4.00% -48.98% -14.04%

Tomcat
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing Tomcat as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for Tomcat in Tyne and Wear

Tomcat
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Tomcat in Tyne and Wear.

Contractor daily rate trend for Tomcat in Tyne and Wear

Tomcat
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Tomcat in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 16 June 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Tomcat in Tyne and Wear

Tomcat
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Tomcat within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 16 June 2019. 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +18 9 £488 +13.37% 6
Tomcat
North East

For the 6 months to 16 June 2019, 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Tomcat.

1 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 7 (77.78%) Java
2 7 (77.78%) Oracle
3 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (66.67%) SOAP
3 6 (66.67%) Web Services
3 6 (66.67%) REST
4 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
4 5 (55.56%) AngularJS
5 4 (44.44%) Jenkins
5 4 (44.44%) HTML
5 4 (44.44%) XML
5 4 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (44.44%) Spring
5 4 (44.44%) Maven
6 3 (33.33%) Scrum
6 3 (33.33%) Content Management
6 3 (33.33%) WebSphere
6 3 (33.33%) Mashup
6 3 (33.33%) Spring Security
6 3 (33.33%) Unit Testing
6 3 (33.33%) Pega
6 3 (33.33%) Open Source
6 3 (33.33%) Spring Integration
6 3 (33.33%) PowerMock
6 3 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 3 (33.33%) Jetty
6 3 (33.33%) HTML5
6 3 (33.33%) XSD
6 3 (33.33%) JBoss

Tomcat
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 3 (33.33%) JBoss
1 3 (33.33%) Jetty
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 3 (33.33%) WebSphere
2 2 (22.22%) Confluence
2 2 (22.22%) Documentum
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (22.22%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (22.22%) Amazon S3
2 2 (22.22%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (22.22%) AWS Lambda
2 2 (22.22%) CloudFront
2 2 (22.22%) Serverless
2 2 (22.22%) Virtual Private Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) DB2
1 3 (33.33%) MySQL
1 3 (33.33%) RDBMS
1 3 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 2 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Jenkins
1 4 (44.44%) Maven
2 3 (33.33%) JUnit
3 2 (22.22%) Cucumber
3 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
3 2 (22.22%) GitLab
3 2 (22.22%) GoCD
3 2 (22.22%) JIRA
3 2 (22.22%) Selenium
3 2 (22.22%) Sonatype Nexus
3 2 (22.22%) Vagrant
General
1 3 (33.33%) Publishing
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Developer
2 5 (55.56%) Java Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Backend Developer
4 2 (22.22%) BPM Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Cloud Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Platform Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) Senior JavaScript Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Senior Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) REST
1 6 (66.67%) SOAP
1 6 (66.67%) Web Services
2 5 (55.56%) AngularJS
3 4 (44.44%) HTML
3 4 (44.44%) Spring
3 4 (44.44%) XML
4 3 (33.33%) Apache Camel
4 3 (33.33%) HTML5
4 3 (33.33%) JDBC
4 3 (33.33%) JMS
4 3 (33.33%) JSP
4 3 (33.33%) PowerMock
4 3 (33.33%) Spring Integration
4 3 (33.33%) Spring Security
4 3 (33.33%) XSD
5 2 (22.22%) Elastic Stack
5 2 (22.22%) Java EE
5 2 (22.22%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (22.22%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Mashup
2 1 (11.11%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) CentOS
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) Content Management
2 3 (33.33%) DevOps
2 3 (33.33%) Open Source
2 3 (33.33%) Scrum
2 3 (33.33%) SOA
2 3 (33.33%) TDD
2 3 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (22.22%) Kanban
3 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (11.11%) Coaching
4 1 (11.11%) Collaborative Working
4 1 (11.11%) Data Ingestion
4 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
4 1 (11.11%) Metadata Management
4 1 (11.11%) MVC
4 1 (11.11%) Process Improvement
4 1 (11.11%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 7 (77.78%) Java
3 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Ansible
1 2 (22.22%) Consul
1 2 (22.22%) Grafana
1 2 (22.22%) HAProxy
1 2 (22.22%) Packer
1 2 (22.22%) Puppet
1 2 (22.22%) Rundeck
1 2 (22.22%) Terraform
1 2 (22.22%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Oracle
2 3 (33.33%) Pega
3 2 (22.22%) Atlassian