Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 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
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 104 79
Rank change year-on-year +61 -25 +10
Contract jobs citing Tomcat 48 54 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 5.23% 2.27% 1.79%
As % of the Application Platforms category 20.60% 9.05% 9.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 44 23
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £350 £350 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -28.21% +25.00%
10th Percentile £307 £305 £300
90th Percentile £446 £476 £585
North East median daily rate £350 £350 £494
% change year-on-year - -29.11% +26.60%
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 233 597 292
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 25.38% 25.12% 19.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 179 415 214
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £380 £330 £446
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.15% -26.05% +23.96%
10th Percentile £270 £225 £277
90th Percentile £605 £525 £584
North East median daily rate £380 £330 £425
% change year-on-year +15.15% -22.35% +23.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 43 5
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £9.50 £28.00 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -66.07% +16.67% +31.51%
10th Percentile £7.89 £15.00 £14.27
90th Percentile £20.45 £36.00 £26.80
North East median hourly rate £9.75 £28.00 £21.58
% change year-on-year -65.18% +29.78% +16.62%

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 22 November 2017.

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 22 November 2017. 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 +66 48 £350 - 1
Tomcat
North East

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Tomcat.

1 34 (70.83%) Apache
2 32 (66.67%) Linux
2 32 (66.67%) WebLogic
2 32 (66.67%) Oracle
3 31 (64.58%) JBoss
4 30 (62.50%) Unix
4 30 (62.50%) AIX
4 30 (62.50%) Sun
4 30 (62.50%) iPlanet
5 29 (60.42%) Red Hat
5 29 (60.42%) HPUX
5 29 (60.42%) Solaris
6 28 (58.33%) J2EE
6 28 (58.33%) SUSE
6 28 (58.33%) Oracle Application Server
7 26 (54.17%) Clustering
7 26 (54.17%) Security Cleared
7 26 (54.17%) High Availability
8 25 (52.08%) TCP/IP
8 25 (52.08%) Firewall
9 23 (47.92%) Cisco
9 23 (47.92%) SC Cleared
9 23 (47.92%) Load Balancing
9 23 (47.92%) F5
10 22 (45.83%) ITIL
11 15 (31.25%) Java
12 14 (29.17%) XML
12 14 (29.17%) Veritas
12 14 (29.17%) VMware
12 14 (29.17%) JSON

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 34 (70.83%) Apache
2 32 (66.67%) WebLogic
3 31 (64.58%) JBoss
4 30 (62.50%) iPlanet
5 28 (58.33%) Oracle Application Server
6 9 (18.75%) Apache ServiceMix
6 9 (18.75%) IIS
7 7 (14.58%) BizTalk Server
7 7 (14.58%) MQSeries
7 7 (14.58%) OpenStack
7 7 (14.58%) SharePoint
7 7 (14.58%) WebLogic Portal
8 2 (4.17%) CMS
9 1 (2.08%) GeoServer
Applications
1 7 (14.58%) Microsoft Office
1 7 (14.58%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 14 (29.17%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.25%) IaaS
1 3 (6.25%) PaaS
2 2 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.17%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (4.17%) AWS Lambda
2 2 (4.17%) Serverless
3 1 (2.08%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 25 (52.08%) Firewall
1 25 (52.08%) TCP/IP
2 11 (22.92%) SAN
3 9 (18.75%) DNS
4 8 (16.67%) FCoE
4 8 (16.67%) iSCSI
5 7 (14.58%) LDAP
5 7 (14.58%) NAS
6 6 (12.50%) WAN
7 2 (4.17%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.75%) InterSystems Cache
2 4 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (4.17%) MySQL
3 2 (4.17%) Oracle Database
3 2 (4.17%) RDBMS
3 2 (4.17%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.17%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.08%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Git (software)
1 2 (4.17%) Jenkins
1 2 (4.17%) Selenium
1 2 (4.17%) Selenium IDE
1 2 (4.17%) SoapUI
1 2 (4.17%) Subversion
1 2 (4.17%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (2.08%) Finance
1 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
1 1 (2.08%) Retail
1 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (41.67%) Unix Engineer
2 14 (29.17%) Developer
3 13 (27.08%) AIX Engineer
4 10 (20.83%) Solaris Engineer
5 7 (14.58%) Java Developer
6 3 (6.25%) HPUX Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) Senior Developer
7 2 (4.17%) Designer
7 2 (4.17%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (4.17%) Project Engineer
8 1 (2.08%) Administrator
8 1 (2.08%) Build Engineer
8 1 (2.08%) C# Developer
8 1 (2.08%) Full Stack Developer
8 1 (2.08%) Genesys Specialist
8 1 (2.08%) Linux Administrator
8 1 (2.08%) Linux Engineer
8 1 (2.08%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 1 (2.08%) Network Specialist
8 1 (2.08%) Unix Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (58.33%) J2EE
2 14 (29.17%) JSON
2 14 (29.17%) XML
3 12 (25.00%) CSS
3 12 (25.00%) HTML
3 12 (25.00%) SOAP
4 11 (22.92%) Spring
5 9 (18.75%) Apache Camel
5 9 (18.75%) GWT
5 9 (18.75%) JSP
6 8 (16.67%) Spring Security
7 5 (10.42%) RESTful
7 5 (10.42%) Web Services
8 2 (4.17%) Hibernate
8 2 (4.17%) jQuery
8 2 (4.17%) XSD
8 2 (4.17%) XSLT
9 1 (2.08%) .NET Framework
9 1 (2.08%) JPA
9 1 (2.08%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 26 (54.17%) Clustering
2 13 (27.08%) Data Centre
3 4 (8.33%) Grid Computing
4 2 (4.17%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (4.17%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 32 (66.67%) Linux
2 30 (62.50%) AIX
2 30 (62.50%) Unix
3 29 (60.42%) HPUX
3 29 (60.42%) Solaris
4 28 (58.33%) SUSE
5 7 (14.58%) Windows
6 1 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (54.17%) High Availability
2 23 (47.92%) Load Balancing
3 22 (45.83%) ITIL
4 10 (20.83%) Unit Testing
5 9 (18.75%) OO
6 8 (16.67%) Procure-to-Pay
7 6 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (10.42%) Scrum
9 4 (8.33%) Requirements Management
9 4 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
10 3 (6.25%) Customer Requirements
11 2 (4.17%) Content Management
11 2 (4.17%) Continuous Delivery
11 2 (4.17%) DevOps
11 2 (4.17%) MVC
11 2 (4.17%) Process Management
11 2 (4.17%) SOA
11 2 (4.17%) Software Delivery
11 2 (4.17%) Test Automation
12 1 (2.08%) Collaborative Working
Programming Languages
1 15 (31.25%) Java
2 13 (27.08%) Bash Shell
2 13 (27.08%) C-shell
2 13 (27.08%) Korn
2 13 (27.08%) Perl
3 12 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 11 (22.92%) SQL
5 10 (20.83%) Shell Script
6 9 (18.75%) C#
7 3 (6.25%) Python
8 2 (4.17%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 26 (54.17%) Security Cleared
2 23 (47.92%) SC Cleared
3 5 (10.42%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (4.17%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (18.75%) HL7
System Software
1 14 (29.17%) Hyper-V
1 14 (29.17%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 14 (29.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (25.00%) KVM
3 9 (18.75%) Samba
4 7 (14.58%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (4.17%) Docker
6 1 (2.08%) GeoWebCache
6 1 (2.08%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (14.58%) OpenView
2 2 (4.17%) Ansible
2 2 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (4.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 32 (66.67%) Oracle
2 30 (62.50%) Sun
3 29 (60.42%) Red Hat
4 23 (47.92%) Cisco
4 23 (47.92%) F5
5 14 (29.17%) PlateSpin
5 14 (29.17%) Veritas
5 14 (29.17%) VMware
6 13 (27.08%) HP
7 10 (20.83%) Google
8 9 (18.75%) InterSystems
9 7 (14.58%) Cognos
9 7 (14.58%) Opsware
10 3 (6.25%) Borland
10 3 (6.25%) Genesys
11 2 (4.17%) OpenText
11 2 (4.17%) SaltStack