The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apache Tomcat
UK
Rank 230 209 225
Rank change year-on-year -21 +16  
Contract jobs citing Tomcat 463 605 536
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.04% 1.15% 1.02%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.95% 6.64% 5.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 309 408 338
Median daily rate £451 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.11% +12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £448 £400 £350
% change year-on-year +11.87% +14.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Median hourly rate - £17.50 £44.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -60.45%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £17.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year - -47.76%  

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 with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 7784 9113 9021
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 17.41% 17.25% 17.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 5089 5794 5356
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £253 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £561 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 164 225 316
Median hourly rate £18.50 £19.92 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.10% +4.81%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year -5.55% +12.50%  

Tomcat
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 UK

Tomcat
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Tomcat in the UK

Tomcat
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Tomcat over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Tomcat in the UK

Tomcat
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Tomcat in the UK

Tomcat
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Tomcat within the UK over the 3 months to 23 March 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
England -25 436 £464 +3.05% 150
London -52 199 £475 -5.00% 62
South East +30 118 £512 +33.42% 21
Hampshire +12 32 £438 +25.00% 8
City of London +11 32 £525 +13.82% 11
South West -3 28 £444 +10.93% 10
East of England +9 27 £405 +35.00% 15
Surrey +25 25 £535 +22.28% 2
North West +12 23 £435 -5.94% 14
Hertfordshire +17 22 £388 +29.16% 8
Berkshire +15 20 £425 +21.42% 7
Scotland +24 17 £400 +10.34% 7
Edinburgh +15 15 £400 +10.34% 1
Oxfordshire -12 15 £525 +23.52% 3
Manchester +20 14 £519 +9.21% 9
Reading +17 14 £525 +50.00% 4
West Sussex +14 14 £550 +83.33%
West Midlands +12 13 £413 -15.38% 4
North East -6 13 £384 +21.82% 4
Yorkshire -14 12 £463 - 16
Wiltshire -9 11 £375 -11.76%
Swindon +3 10 £375 -6.25%
Buckinghamshire -4 10 £550 - 1
Winchester +11 9 £436 +16.33%
Newcastle upon Tyne -4 9 £379 +20.23% 2
Tyne and Wear -15 9 £379 +20.23% 2
Welwyn Garden City - 9 £340 -
Oxford -5 8 £525 +25.00%
Devon - 8 £560 - 2
Hatfield - 8 £405 -

Tomcat
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 with a requirement for Tomcat.

1 728 (73.61%) Java
2 571 (57.74%) Linux
3 454 (45.90%) Apache
4 440 (44.49%) Agile Software Development
5 313 (31.65%) Spring
6 310 (31.34%) Oracle
7 308 (31.14%) Jenkins
8 267 (27.00%) JBoss
9 257 (25.99%) DevOps
10 250 (25.28%) Git (software)
11 236 (23.86%) JavaScript
12 228 (23.05%) SQL
13 218 (22.04%) Maven
14 216 (21.84%) Puppet
15 207 (20.93%) Unix
16 194 (19.62%) Red Hat
17 191 (19.31%) Python
18 187 (18.91%) WebSphere
19 186 (18.81%) Continuous Integration
20 185 (18.71%) Perl
21 181 (18.30%) Finance
21 181 (18.30%) Open Source
22 179 (18.10%) J2EE
23 177 (17.90%) WebLogic
24 174 (17.59%) REST
25 170 (17.19%) MySQL
26 168 (16.99%) Scrum
27 161 (16.28%) HTML
28 159 (16.08%) TDD
29 158 (15.98%) XML

Tomcat
Top Related IT Skills 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
1 454 (45.90%) Apache
2 267 (27.00%) JBoss
3 187 (18.91%) WebSphere
4 177 (17.90%) WebLogic
5 116 (11.73%) nginx
6 100 (10.11%) IIS
7 80 (8.09%) Jetty
8 63 (6.37%) Confluence
9 41 (4.15%) WebSphere Application Server
10 37 (3.74%) Elasticsearch
11 36 (3.64%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 29 (2.93%) GlassFish
12 29 (2.93%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 26 (2.63%) Mongrel
14 22 (2.22%) Apache TomEE
14 22 (2.22%) CMS
15 21 (2.12%) Apache Geronimo
16 20 (2.02%) iPlanet
16 20 (2.02%) Oracle Application Server
17 18 (1.82%) Mule
Applications
1 33 (3.34%) MS Excel
2 8 (0.81%) MS Visio
3 7 (0.71%) MS Office
4 4 (0.40%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.40%) MS Project
5 1 (0.10%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 11 (1.11%) SAP Hybris
2 6 (0.61%) Oracle Cash Management
2 6 (0.61%) Payment Gateway
3 5 (0.51%) Oracle BPM
3 5 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 4 (0.40%) Demantra
4 4 (0.40%) Oracle 11i
4 4 (0.40%) Oracle Applications
4 4 (0.40%) SnowdropKCS
5 3 (0.30%) BusinessWorks
6 2 (0.20%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 1 (0.10%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.10%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.10%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
7 1 (0.10%) Oracle Retail
7 1 (0.10%) Primavera
7 1 (0.10%) Remedy AR System
7 1 (0.10%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.10%) SDL Web 8
7 1 (0.10%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 155 (15.67%) Amazon AWS
2 58 (5.86%) Amazon EC2
3 54 (5.46%) Microsoft Azure
4 36 (3.64%) GitHub
5 29 (2.93%) Google Cloud Platform
6 28 (2.83%) IaaS
7 26 (2.63%) Google App Engine
7 26 (2.63%) PaaS
8 25 (2.53%) Amazon S3
9 15 (1.52%) AWS CloudFormation
9 15 (1.52%) Google Analytics
10 14 (1.42%) SaaS
11 13 (1.31%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 13 (1.31%) Amazon SQS
12 12 (1.21%) Amazon ELB
13 10 (1.01%) Cloud Computing
13 10 (1.01%) OpenShift
13 10 (1.01%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 7 (0.71%) Azure Active Directory
14 7 (0.71%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 137 (13.85%) TCP/IP
2 132 (13.35%) HTTP
3 103 (10.41%) Firewall
4 102 (10.31%) SSL
5 96 (9.71%) DNS
6 53 (5.36%) LDAP
7 40 (4.04%) SAN
8 38 (3.84%) DHCP
9 32 (3.24%) FTP
10 28 (2.83%) Internet
11 25 (2.53%) IPsec
12 24 (2.43%) LAN
12 24 (2.43%) VPN
12 24 (2.43%) WAN
13 19 (1.92%) Kerberos
14 17 (1.72%) NAS
15 16 (1.62%) OpenLDAP
15 16 (1.62%) SSH
16 14 (1.42%) Reverse Proxy
17 12 (1.21%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 170 (17.19%) MySQL
2 152 (15.37%) PostgreSQL
3 88 (8.90%) SQL Server
4 86 (8.70%) NoSQL
5 75 (7.58%) Oracle Database
6 70 (7.08%) MongoDB
7 58 (5.86%) Relational Database
8 43 (4.35%) Redis
9 27 (2.73%) RDBMS
10 26 (2.63%) Hadoop
11 20 (2.02%) Apache Cassandra
12 17 (1.72%) Amazon RDS
12 17 (1.72%) DB2
12 17 (1.72%) HBase
13 16 (1.62%) Big Data
14 11 (1.11%) Oracle Reports
15 9 (0.91%) Endeca
15 9 (0.91%) SQL Server 2012
16 6 (0.61%) Hazelcast
16 6 (0.61%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 308 (31.14%) Jenkins
2 250 (25.28%) Git (software)
3 218 (22.04%) Maven
4 156 (15.77%) JUnit
5 112 (11.32%) Subversion
6 98 (9.91%) JIRA
7 96 (9.71%) Cucumber
8 77 (7.79%) Selenium
9 69 (6.98%) Ant
10 67 (6.77%) Mockito
11 62 (6.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 58 (5.86%) Gradle
13 55 (5.56%) Eclipse
14 35 (3.54%) TeamCity
15 32 (3.24%) IntelliJ
15 32 (3.24%) Vagrant
16 31 (3.13%) Sonatype Nexus
17 30 (3.03%) Bitbucket
17 30 (3.03%) GitLab
17 30 (3.03%) Mercurial
General
1 181 (18.30%) Finance
2 77 (7.79%) Banking
3 26 (2.63%) Retail
4 19 (1.92%) Telecoms
5 16 (1.62%) Games
6 13 (1.31%) Investment Banking
7 12 (1.21%) Manufacturing
7 12 (1.21%) Publishing
8 8 (0.81%) Back Office
8 8 (0.81%) Marketing
9 7 (0.71%) International Banking
10 6 (0.61%) Advertising
10 6 (0.61%) Electronics
11 5 (0.51%) Financial Institution
12 4 (0.40%) Law
13 3 (0.30%) French Language
13 3 (0.30%) Front Office
13 3 (0.30%) Military
13 3 (0.30%) Retail Banking
14 2 (0.20%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 383 (38.73%) Developer
2 286 (28.92%) Java Developer
3 111 (11.22%) DevOps Engineer
4 101 (10.21%) Architect
5 58 (5.86%) Administrator
6 52 (5.26%) Linux Engineer
7 51 (5.16%) Consultant
8 48 (4.85%) Senior Developer
9 39 (3.94%) Systems Administrator
10 38 (3.84%) Linux Administrator
10 38 (3.84%) Software Engineer
11 33 (3.34%) Java Engineer
12 32 (3.24%) Linux Systems Administrator
13 30 (3.03%) Senior Java Developer
14 29 (2.93%) Agile Developer
14 29 (2.93%) Agile Java Developer
14 29 (2.93%) Analyst
14 29 (2.93%) Technical Architect
15 28 (2.83%) Applications Support
16 23 (2.33%) Oracle Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 313 (31.65%) Spring
2 179 (18.10%) J2EE
3 174 (17.59%) REST
4 161 (16.28%) HTML
5 158 (15.98%) XML
6 157 (15.87%) Hibernate
7 155 (15.67%) Web Services
8 130 (13.14%) SOAP
9 116 (11.73%) CSS
10 111 (11.22%) Middleware
11 94 (9.50%) RESTful
12 88 (8.90%) JSON
13 86 (8.70%) Servlets
14 75 (7.58%) AngularJS
15 74 (7.48%) JSP
16 73 (7.38%) jQuery
17 71 (7.18%) JMS
17 71 (7.18%) LAPP Stack
18 69 (6.98%) LAMP
19 68 (6.88%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 50 (5.06%) Clustering
2 47 (4.75%) Computer Science
3 37 (3.74%) Analytical Skills
4 31 (3.13%) Linux Command Line
5 27 (2.73%) Data Centre
6 24 (2.43%) Enterprise Software
7 18 (1.82%) Data Structures
8 15 (1.52%) Management Information System
9 12 (1.21%) Algorithms
9 12 (1.21%) Client/Server
9 12 (1.21%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 12 (1.21%) User Experience
10 9 (0.91%) Fixed Income
10 9 (0.91%) iPad
10 9 (0.91%) NHS
10 9 (0.91%) Public Cloud
11 8 (0.81%) PKI
12 7 (0.71%) Derivative
12 7 (0.71%) Virtual Team
12 7 (0.71%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 571 (57.74%) Linux
2 207 (20.93%) Unix
3 157 (15.87%) Windows
4 140 (14.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 63 (6.37%) CentOS
6 59 (5.97%) Solaris
7 44 (4.45%) Ubuntu
8 34 (3.44%) AIX
9 30 (3.03%) Windows Server
10 18 (1.82%) HPUX
11 15 (1.52%) Windows Server 2008
12 14 (1.42%) Windows Server 2012
13 9 (0.91%) Apple iOS
13 9 (0.91%) Windows Server 2003
14 8 (0.81%) Debian
15 7 (0.71%) SUSE
16 6 (0.61%) Android
16 6 (0.61%) Oracle Linux
17 4 (0.40%) Mac OS X
17 4 (0.40%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 440 (44.49%) Agile Software Development
2 257 (25.99%) DevOps
3 186 (18.81%) Continuous Integration
4 181 (18.30%) Open Source
5 168 (16.99%) Scrum
6 159 (16.08%) TDD
7 132 (13.35%) Configuration Management
8 90 (9.10%) OO
9 89 (9.00%) E-Commerce
9 89 (9.00%) Microservices
10 81 (8.19%) BDD
11 76 (7.68%) Load Balancing
12 66 (6.67%) High Availability
13 62 (6.27%) ITIL
14 61 (6.17%) Continuous Delivery
15 58 (5.86%) MVC
16 56 (5.66%) SOA
16 56 (5.66%) Web Development
17 55 (5.56%) Software Engineering
18 54 (5.46%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 728 (73.61%) Java
2 236 (23.86%) JavaScript
3 228 (23.05%) SQL
4 191 (19.31%) Python
5 185 (18.71%) Perl
6 154 (15.57%) Bash Shell
7 103 (10.41%) Ruby
8 73 (7.38%) PHP
8 73 (7.38%) Shell Script
9 58 (5.86%) Groovy
10 48 (4.85%) Scala
11 47 (4.75%) C#
12 46 (4.65%) C
13 43 (4.35%) PowerShell
14 32 (3.24%) PL/SQL
15 20 (2.02%) C++
16 18 (1.82%) Haskell
17 16 (1.62%) XPath
18 14 (1.42%) Go
19 11 (1.11%) AWK
Qualifications
1 102 (10.31%) Security Cleared
2 85 (8.59%) Degree
3 81 (8.19%) SC Cleared
4 20 (2.02%) RHCE
5 16 (1.62%) RHCSA
6 9 (0.91%) CISSP
6 9 (0.91%) DV Cleared
7 8 (0.81%) AWS Certification
8 7 (0.71%) BPSS Clearance
9 5 (0.51%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (0.51%) Sun Certification
10 4 (0.40%) CCIE
10 4 (0.40%) EMC Certification
10 4 (0.40%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (0.40%) MCSE
10 4 (0.40%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (0.40%) OCPJP
10 4 (0.40%) SANS
11 3 (0.30%) GCIH
11 3 (0.30%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (2.93%) QA
2 14 (1.42%) Disclosure Scotland
3 13 (1.31%) PCI DSS
4 8 (0.81%) SEPA
5 6 (0.61%) SDET
6 5 (0.51%) SLA
7 3 (0.30%) Data Quality
7 3 (0.30%) ISO 9001
7 3 (0.30%) PMO
8 1 (0.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 154 (15.57%) Docker
2 98 (9.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 51 (5.16%) Xen
4 39 (3.94%) Active Directory
5 29 (2.93%) Virtual Machines
6 20 (2.02%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 18 (1.82%) NFS
8 15 (1.52%) Hyper-V
9 12 (1.21%) KVM
9 12 (1.21%) SRDF
10 11 (1.11%) Oracle RAC
10 11 (1.11%) Squid
10 11 (1.11%) VMware ESX
10 11 (1.11%) VMware ESXi
11 9 (0.91%) GlusterFS
11 9 (0.91%) vCloud
12 7 (0.71%) vSphere
13 6 (0.61%) Shibboleth
14 5 (0.51%) Postfix
15 4 (0.40%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 216 (21.84%) Puppet
2 106 (10.72%) Ansible
3 60 (6.07%) Opscode Chef
4 52 (5.26%) Nagios
5 47 (4.75%) Kibana
6 37 (3.74%) logstash
7 27 (2.73%) HAProxy
8 25 (2.53%) Kubernetes
9 22 (2.22%) ZABBIX
10 21 (2.12%) Grafana
10 21 (2.12%) Terraform
11 15 (1.52%) Salt
11 15 (1.52%) Zenoss
12 11 (1.11%) SELinux
13 10 (1.01%) Graphite
13 10 (1.01%) Red Hat Spacewalk
14 9 (0.91%) Cobbler
14 9 (0.91%) Red Hat Satellite
15 8 (0.81%) Mesos
15 8 (0.81%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 310 (31.34%) Oracle
2 194 (19.62%) Red Hat
3 140 (14.16%) VMware
4 94 (9.50%) IBM
5 61 (6.17%) Microsoft
6 49 (4.95%) Google
7 47 (4.75%) Cisco
8 37 (3.74%) Atlassian
9 34 (3.44%) EMC
9 34 (3.44%) F5
10 29 (2.93%) hybris
11 28 (2.83%) Sun
12 25 (2.53%) Veritas
13 23 (2.33%) SAP
14 19 (1.92%) NetApp
14 19 (1.92%) Splunk
15 18 (1.82%) HP
15 18 (1.82%) TIBCO
16 16 (1.62%) Sybase
17 15 (1.52%) New Relic
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