Period
to 4 August 2020

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 6 months to 4 August 2020 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
UK
6 months to
4 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 336 407 259
Rank change year-on-year +71 -148 -12
Contract jobs citing Tomcat 231 533 1,052
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.65% 0.58% 1.02%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.36% 3.76% 6.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 358 767
Median daily rate £482 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.37% - -
10th Percentile £313 £363 £358
90th Percentile £594 £670 £603
UK excluding London median daily rate £483 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +7.33% +5.88% -2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 10
Median hourly rate £35.00 £49.59 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -29.41% +16.67% +9.68%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £49.59 £42.50
% change year-on-year -29.41% +16.67% +21.43%

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 with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 5,297 14,194 17,259
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 14.79% 15.57% 16.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,268 8,983 11,302
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.56% +3.45%
10th Percentile £300 £263 £263
90th Percentile £650 £638 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 147 325 395
Median hourly rate £26.96 £21.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.38% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £12.63 £12.00 £12.00
90th Percentile £45.36 £51.35 £52.15
Median hourly rate £20.00 £20.68 £20.00
% change year-on-year -3.28% +3.39% +3.65%

Tomcat
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Tomcat as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Tomcat in the UK

Tomcat
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Tomcat.

Daily rate trend for Tomcat in the UK

Tomcat
Daily Rate Histogram

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Tomcat over the 6 months to 4 August 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Tomcat in the UK

Tomcat
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Tomcat.

Hourly rate trend for Tomcat in the UK

Tomcat
Top 15 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 6 months to 4 August 2020. 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
England +87 198 £500 +5.26% 29
London +123 109 £500 -2.44% 6
UK excluding London +71 106 £483 +7.33% 29
Work from Home -8 27 £435 -5.95% 6
South West +61 26 £500 +8.11% 3
South East +84 25 £492 +9.22% 13
North of England +96 19 £475 +5.56% 4
Scotland +66 18 £470 +10.59% 5
Yorkshire +75 11 £475 +5.56%
East of England +67 11 £500 +11.11%
North West +71 7 £550 +22.56% 4
Midlands +60 7 £315 -42.73% 2
East Midlands +47 6 £315 -31.89% 1
West Midlands +49 1 £413 -25.00% 1
North East +29 1 - -

For the 6 months to 4 August 2020, 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 with a requirement for Tomcat.

1 145 (62.77%) Java
2 121 (52.38%) Linux
3 94 (40.69%) SQL
4 90 (38.96%) Oracle
5 82 (35.50%) Apache
6 76 (32.90%) Web Services
7 74 (32.03%) Agile Software Development
8 73 (31.60%) Git (software)
8 73 (31.60%) DevOps
9 69 (29.87%) JavaScript
10 68 (29.44%) Spring
11 66 (28.57%) Jenkins
11 66 (28.57%) XML
11 66 (28.57%) Python
12 64 (27.71%) REST
13 59 (25.54%) AWS
14 57 (24.68%) Windows
14 57 (24.68%) MySQL
15 56 (24.24%) HTML
16 53 (22.94%) Security Cleared
17 52 (22.51%) SOAP
18 51 (22.08%) SC Cleared
19 50 (21.65%) CSS
20 48 (20.78%) Unix
21 46 (19.91%) SQL Server
21 46 (19.91%) JSON
22 42 (18.18%) Maven
22 42 (18.18%) Azure
22 42 (18.18%) Red Hat
23 41 (17.75%) JBoss

Tomcat
Co-occurring 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 82 (35.50%) Apache
2 41 (17.75%) JBoss
3 39 (16.88%) WebSphere
4 34 (14.72%) WebLogic
5 23 (9.96%) nginx
6 19 (8.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 16 (6.93%) Confluence
7 16 (6.93%) WebSphere Application Server
8 15 (6.49%) Red Hat Fuse
9 13 (5.63%) Apache Solr
10 8 (3.46%) Cloud Foundry
10 8 (3.46%) Elasticsearch
11 7 (3.03%) IBM HTTP Server
11 7 (3.03%) IIS
11 7 (3.03%) Jetty
12 6 (2.60%) Apache Geronimo
12 6 (2.60%) Apache TomEE
13 5 (2.16%) Apache Spark
13 5 (2.16%) GeoServer
13 5 (2.16%) Oracle Self-Service HR
Applications
1 5 (2.16%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.73%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (1.30%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (5.19%) Oracle ERP
2 5 (2.16%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
3 2 (0.87%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.87%) ResourceLink
4 1 (0.43%) StreamServe
Cloud Services
1 59 (25.54%) AWS
2 42 (18.18%) Azure
3 27 (11.69%) SaaS
4 16 (6.93%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 15 (6.49%) Amazon EC2
5 15 (6.49%) Datadog
5 15 (6.49%) OpenShift
6 13 (5.63%) PaaS
7 11 (4.76%) GCP
8 8 (3.46%) Apigee
8 8 (3.46%) GitHub
9 5 (2.16%) Amazon S3
9 5 (2.16%) Office 365
10 4 (1.73%) Amazon ECS
10 4 (1.73%) Cloud Computing
10 4 (1.73%) npm
11 3 (1.30%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 3 (1.30%) Amazon SQS
11 3 (1.30%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 2 (0.87%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 31 (13.42%) HTTP
2 26 (11.26%) DNS
3 22 (9.52%) SSL
4 13 (5.63%) TCP/IP
5 12 (5.19%) Firewall
6 9 (3.90%) SSH
7 7 (3.03%) DHCP
8 6 (2.60%) LAN
8 6 (2.60%) SAN
8 6 (2.60%) WAN
9 5 (2.16%) Internet
9 5 (2.16%) Reverse Proxy
10 4 (1.73%) VLAN
11 3 (1.30%) FTP
11 3 (1.30%) Skype
11 3 (1.30%) tcpdump
11 3 (1.30%) VPN
12 2 (0.87%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 2 (0.87%) HTTPS
12 2 (0.87%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (24.68%) MySQL
2 46 (19.91%) SQL Server
3 28 (12.12%) PostgreSQL
4 23 (9.96%) Big Data
5 18 (7.79%) Oracle Database
6 15 (6.49%) DB2
7 14 (6.06%) SQL Server 2016
8 13 (5.63%) NoSQL
9 11 (4.76%) MongoDB
10 10 (4.33%) Apache Cassandra
10 10 (4.33%) Hadoop
11 9 (3.90%) Relational Database
12 7 (3.03%) BigQuery
12 7 (3.03%) Oracle ODI
13 6 (2.60%) Oracle Reports
14 5 (2.16%) DB2 UDB
14 5 (2.16%) GIS
14 5 (2.16%) QGIS
15 4 (1.73%) Amazon RDS
15 4 (1.73%) Geospatial Data
Development Applications
1 73 (31.60%) Git (software)
2 66 (28.57%) Jenkins
3 42 (18.18%) Maven
4 37 (16.02%) JUnit
5 34 (14.72%) JIRA
6 32 (13.85%) Subversion
7 27 (11.69%) Eclipse
8 22 (9.52%) Cucumber
9 20 (8.66%) Selenium
10 18 (7.79%) Ant
10 18 (7.79%) Mockito
10 18 (7.79%) SoapUI
11 17 (7.36%) Postman
12 16 (6.93%) IntelliJ
13 12 (5.19%) Gradle
13 12 (5.19%) SonarQube
14 11 (4.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 10 (4.33%) DbUnit
15 10 (4.33%) jMock
16 9 (3.90%) Axure RP
General
1 22 (9.52%) Finance
2 16 (6.93%) Banking
2 16 (6.93%) Public Sector
3 8 (3.46%) Retail
4 7 (3.03%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.30%) Electronics
6 2 (0.87%) Legal
7 1 (0.43%) Back Office
7 1 (0.43%) French Language
7 1 (0.43%) Games
7 1 (0.43%) Law
7 1 (0.43%) Private Banking
7 1 (0.43%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 83 (35.93%) Developer
2 48 (20.78%) Java Developer
3 20 (8.66%) Support Engineer
4 17 (7.36%) Applications Support
4 17 (7.36%) Architect
5 15 (6.49%) Applications Engineer
5 15 (6.49%) Applications Support Engineer
5 15 (6.49%) DevOps Engineer
6 12 (5.19%) Senior Developer
6 12 (5.19%) Software Engineer
7 11 (4.76%) Consultant
7 11 (4.76%) Java Engineer
8 10 (4.33%) Analyst
8 10 (4.33%) Systems Engineer
9 8 (3.46%) Linux Engineer
9 8 (3.46%) SC Cleared Java Developer
10 7 (3.03%) Administrator
10 7 (3.03%) AWS Engineer
10 7 (3.03%) Operations Engineer
10 7 (3.03%) Operations Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (32.90%) Web Services
2 68 (29.44%) Spring
3 66 (28.57%) XML
4 64 (27.71%) REST
5 56 (24.24%) HTML
6 52 (22.51%) SOAP
7 50 (21.65%) CSS
8 46 (19.91%) JSON
9 33 (14.29%) Hibernate
9 33 (14.29%) RESTful
10 32 (13.85%) AngularJS
10 32 (13.85%) Node.js
10 32 (13.85%) Spring Boot
11 30 (12.99%) XSLT
12 28 (12.12%) J2EE
13 27 (11.69%) Apache Camel
13 27 (11.69%) Middleware
13 27 (11.69%) RabbitMQ
14 26 (11.26%) LAMP
15 24 (10.39%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 23 (9.96%) Linux Command Line
2 15 (6.49%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (6.06%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (3.90%) Mobile App
5 8 (3.46%) User Experience
6 6 (2.60%) Clustering
6 6 (2.60%) DataPower
6 6 (2.60%) Derivative
6 6 (2.60%) Management Information System
6 6 (2.60%) Self-Motivation
7 5 (2.16%) Mainframe
8 4 (1.73%) Data Structures
8 4 (1.73%) Public Cloud
8 4 (1.73%) Replication
9 3 (1.30%) Algorithms
9 3 (1.30%) Data Centre
9 3 (1.30%) Private Cloud
10 2 (0.87%) EMC VNX
10 2 (0.87%) Virtual Team
10 2 (0.87%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 121 (52.38%) Linux
2 57 (24.68%) Windows
3 48 (20.78%) Unix
4 36 (15.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 21 (9.09%) Windows Server
6 16 (6.93%) Windows Server 2016
7 10 (4.33%) Solaris
8 9 (3.90%) Android
8 9 (3.90%) Ubuntu
9 8 (3.46%) CentOS
10 7 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
11 6 (2.60%) Debian
12 5 (2.16%) Apple iOS
12 5 (2.16%) Mac OS X
13 4 (1.73%) Windows 10
14 3 (1.30%) Oracle Linux
15 2 (0.87%) Windows Server 2008
16 1 (0.43%) AIX
16 1 (0.43%) HPUX
16 1 (0.43%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (32.03%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (31.60%) DevOps
3 41 (17.75%) Scrum
4 37 (16.02%) ITIL
5 36 (15.58%) Continuous Integration
5 36 (15.58%) Test Automation
6 29 (12.55%) Unit Testing
7 28 (12.12%) E-Commerce
7 28 (12.12%) Kanban
7 28 (12.12%) Microservices
7 28 (12.12%) Performance Monitoring
7 28 (12.12%) Performance Tuning
7 28 (12.12%) Problem-Solving
8 24 (10.39%) MVC
8 24 (10.39%) Software Engineering
9 23 (9.96%) SOA
10 22 (9.52%) Deployment Automation
11 20 (8.66%) Root Cause Analysis
12 19 (8.23%) Continuous Delivery
13 18 (7.79%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 145 (62.77%) Java
2 94 (40.69%) SQL
3 69 (29.87%) JavaScript
4 66 (28.57%) Python
5 36 (15.58%) Bash Shell
6 34 (14.72%) Ruby
7 30 (12.99%) PowerShell
8 26 (11.26%) PL/SQL
9 22 (9.52%) C++
10 17 (7.36%) Shell Script
11 16 (6.93%) Groovy
12 15 (6.49%) PHP
13 14 (6.06%) Perl
14 10 (4.33%) C
15 7 (3.03%) Scala
15 7 (3.03%) T-SQL
16 6 (2.60%) Java 8
16 6 (2.60%) Korn
17 5 (2.16%) ClojureScript
17 5 (2.16%) XPath
Qualifications
1 53 (22.94%) Security Cleared
2 51 (22.08%) SC Cleared
3 15 (6.49%) Degree
4 9 (3.90%) Master's Degree
5 8 (3.46%) Computer Science Degree
6 5 (2.16%) DBS Check
7 3 (1.30%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.87%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.87%) OCP
8 2 (0.87%) Oracle Certification
9 1 (0.43%) CCIE
9 1 (0.43%) CCNP
9 1 (0.43%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.43%) HND
9 1 (0.43%) MCP
9 1 (0.43%) MCSA
9 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.43%) OCPJP
9 1 (0.43%) RHCT
9 1 (0.43%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (6.06%) Cyber Essentials
1 14 (6.06%) GDPR
1 14 (6.06%) HIPAA
1 14 (6.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (3.90%) SLA
3 8 (3.46%) QA
4 7 (3.03%) PCI DSS
5 6 (2.60%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 1 (0.43%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.43%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.43%) GxP
System Software
1 39 (16.88%) Docker
2 26 (11.26%) Active Directory
3 23 (9.96%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (4.76%) Virtual Machines
5 7 (3.03%) Hyper-V
5 7 (3.03%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (3.03%) vSphere
6 6 (2.60%) LXC
7 5 (2.16%) GeoWebCache
7 5 (2.16%) RACF
7 5 (2.16%) VMware Workstation
8 4 (1.73%) Oracle RAC
9 3 (1.30%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
10 2 (0.87%) DFS Replication
10 2 (0.87%) GFS2
10 2 (0.87%) Samba
10 2 (0.87%) Varnish
10 2 (0.87%) VMware NSX
10 2 (0.87%) XenApp
11 1 (0.43%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 37 (16.02%) Ansible
2 30 (12.99%) Kubernetes
3 27 (11.69%) Puppet
4 24 (10.39%) Opscode Chef
5 21 (9.09%) Nagios
6 19 (8.23%) Terraform
7 8 (3.46%) Kibana
8 6 (2.60%) Oracle RMAN
9 5 (2.16%) Grafana
9 5 (2.16%) logstash
9 5 (2.16%) Salt
10 4 (1.73%) Data Guard
10 4 (1.73%) NetIQ Identity Manager
10 4 (1.73%) Single Sign-On
11 3 (1.30%) CA Single Sign-On
11 3 (1.30%) HAProxy
11 3 (1.30%) Prometheus
12 2 (0.87%) Oracle ZFS
12 2 (0.87%) SELinux
12 2 (0.87%) vMotion
Vendors
1 90 (38.96%) Oracle
2 42 (18.18%) Red Hat
3 35 (15.15%) Splunk
4 29 (12.55%) IBM
5 26 (11.26%) VMware
6 22 (9.52%) Microsoft
7 12 (5.19%) HP
8 9 (3.90%) CA
9 8 (3.46%) Cloudera
9 8 (3.46%) Hortonworks
9 8 (3.46%) MuleSoft
10 7 (3.03%) F5
10 7 (3.03%) SAP
11 6 (2.60%) LogicMonitor
11 6 (2.60%) NetApp
12 5 (2.16%) Cisco
12 5 (2.16%) Curam
12 5 (2.16%) NetIQ
12 5 (2.16%) Sparx
12 5 (2.16%) Sybase