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 27 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
UK
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 234 187 207
Rank change year-on-year -47 +20  
Contract jobs citing Tomcat 486 721 627
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.03% 1.34% 1.14%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.23% 7.39% 6.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 322 488 404
Median daily rate £475 £468 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.60% +16.87%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £337 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £375
% change year-on-year -5.55% +20.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 21
Median hourly rate £45.00 £44.50 £32.54
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.12% +36.75%  
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 with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 7806 9763 9839
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 16.57% 18.08% 17.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 4976 6503 6153
Median daily rate £425 £420 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.19% +12.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £265 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £560 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 200 242 324
Median hourly rate £25.00 £21.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.04% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.49 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +5.76% +23.80%  

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 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Tomcat in the UK

Tomcat
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 27 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
England -46 448 £481 +1.31% 161
London -50 228 £500 - 60
South East -52 67 £500 +7.52% 29
Yorkshire +29 47 £431 -13.31% 14
Scotland +38 35 £400 - 10
City of London -13 32 £525 - 11
Edinburgh +29 25 £451 -9.75% 7
South West +15 25 £390 -2.50% 9
South Yorkshire +10 24 £588 +17.50%
Sheffield +14 23 £588 +17.50%
East of England -2 23 £469 +17.18% 13
West Yorkshire +14 20 £420 -10.63% 11
North West -35 20 £445 +4.70% 18
Hampshire +2 17 £250 -37.50% 2
Bristol - 17 £395 - 1
North East +84 15 £330 -38.88% 4
Newcastle upon Tyne +85 14 £330 -38.88% 4
Tyne and Wear +85 14 £330 -38.88% 4
Berkshire +20 13 £450 -14.28% 10
Leeds +9 13 £420 -11.11% 8
Manchester -2 12 £469 +13.63% 10
Surrey -19 12 £500 +5.26% 6
Croydon -12 11 £463 - 1
West Midlands -6 10 £413 -2.94% 6
Essex -7 10 £535 - 2
Oxfordshire -16 10 £525 +10.52% 6
Glasgow +4 9 £375 +7.14% 2
Reading +27 8 £500 -9.09% 4
East Midlands -11 8 £413 +37.50% 8
Southend-on-Sea - 8 £544 -

For the 6 months to 27 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 with a requirement for Tomcat.

1 714 (74.76%) Java
2 517 (54.14%) Linux
3 399 (41.78%) Apache
4 387 (40.52%) Agile Software Development
5 292 (30.58%) Oracle
6 282 (29.53%) Jenkins
7 280 (29.32%) Spring
8 272 (28.48%) DevOps
9 254 (26.60%) JBoss
10 230 (24.08%) Git (software)
11 227 (23.77%) SQL
12 214 (22.41%) Puppet
13 209 (21.88%) JavaScript
14 203 (21.26%) Unix
15 202 (21.15%) Continuous Integration
16 201 (21.05%) Maven
17 194 (20.31%) MySQL
18 192 (20.10%) Python
18 192 (20.10%) Amazon AWS
19 184 (19.27%) WebLogic
20 179 (18.74%) REST
21 178 (18.64%) J2EE
22 176 (18.43%) Perl
22 176 (18.43%) WebSphere
23 174 (18.22%) Windows
24 173 (18.12%) Web Services
25 171 (17.91%) HTML
26 170 (17.80%) Finance
27 159 (16.65%) XML
28 157 (16.44%) TDD

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
1 399 (41.78%) Apache
2 254 (26.60%) JBoss
3 184 (19.27%) WebLogic
4 176 (18.43%) WebSphere
5 111 (11.62%) nginx
6 77 (8.06%) IIS
7 53 (5.55%) Jetty
8 52 (5.45%) Elasticsearch
9 43 (4.50%) OpenStack
10 35 (3.66%) Confluence
11 32 (3.35%) WebSphere Application Server
12 24 (2.51%) Mule
13 23 (2.41%) GlassFish
13 23 (2.41%) iPlanet
13 23 (2.41%) Mongrel
13 23 (2.41%) Oracle Application Server
13 23 (2.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 18 (1.88%) Apache Spark
15 17 (1.78%) Apache Solr
16 14 (1.47%) Apache TomEE
Applications
1 15 (1.57%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (0.73%) MS Visio
3 4 (0.42%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (0.21%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (1.26%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 8 (0.84%) SAP Hybris
3 7 (0.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 6 (0.63%) Payment Gateway
5 4 (0.42%) Oracle Cash Management
6 3 (0.31%) Oracle BPM
6 3 (0.31%) Pega PRPC
7 2 (0.21%) BusinessWorks
8 1 (0.10%) BASE24
8 1 (0.10%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.10%) Dynamics CRM
8 1 (0.10%) Oracle Retail
8 1 (0.10%) Primavera
8 1 (0.10%) Remedy AR System
8 1 (0.10%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 192 (20.10%) Amazon AWS
2 72 (7.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 39 (4.08%) Amazon EC2
4 27 (2.83%) GitHub
5 25 (2.62%) AWS CloudFormation
6 24 (2.51%) Google Cloud Platform
7 23 (2.41%) Google App Engine
8 22 (2.30%) OpenShift
9 20 (2.09%) PaaS
10 19 (1.99%) Cloud Computing
11 18 (1.88%) IaaS
12 17 (1.78%) Google Analytics
13 16 (1.68%) Amazon S3
13 16 (1.68%) OpenDNS
14 12 (1.26%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 12 (1.26%) Amazon ELB
14 12 (1.26%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 7 (0.73%) SaaS
16 6 (0.63%) Akamai
17 5 (0.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 124 (12.98%) HTTP
2 120 (12.57%) TCP/IP
3 98 (10.26%) SSL
4 93 (9.74%) DNS
5 86 (9.01%) Firewall
6 51 (5.34%) LDAP
7 39 (4.08%) DHCP
8 29 (3.04%) FTP
9 26 (2.72%) SAN
10 25 (2.62%) IPsec
11 24 (2.51%) Internet
12 22 (2.30%) WAN
13 19 (1.99%) LAN
14 18 (1.88%) VPN
15 16 (1.68%) SSH
16 14 (1.47%) SMTP
17 12 (1.26%) OpenLDAP
18 10 (1.05%) NAS
19 9 (0.94%) IMAP
19 9 (0.94%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 194 (20.31%) MySQL
2 149 (15.60%) PostgreSQL
3 120 (12.57%) SQL Server
4 87 (9.11%) NoSQL
5 79 (8.27%) Relational Database
6 64 (6.70%) MongoDB
7 57 (5.97%) Oracle Database
8 49 (5.13%) RDBMS
9 42 (4.40%) Redis
10 34 (3.56%) Hadoop
11 21 (2.20%) Apache Cassandra
11 21 (2.20%) DB2
12 19 (1.99%) Big Data
13 16 (1.68%) Maltego
14 15 (1.57%) HBase
15 14 (1.47%) MariaDB
16 13 (1.36%) Amazon RDS
17 11 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
17 11 (1.15%) Endeca
17 11 (1.15%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 282 (29.53%) Jenkins
2 230 (24.08%) Git (software)
3 201 (21.05%) Maven
4 146 (15.29%) JUnit
5 104 (10.89%) Subversion
6 90 (9.42%) JIRA
7 78 (8.17%) Cucumber
8 72 (7.54%) Selenium
9 68 (7.12%) Ant
10 55 (5.76%) Mockito
11 48 (5.03%) Sonatype Nexus
12 47 (4.92%) Eclipse
13 43 (4.50%) Bitbucket
13 43 (4.50%) Gradle
14 34 (3.56%) IntelliJ
15 32 (3.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 30 (3.14%) gulp
17 29 (3.04%) NUnit
18 26 (2.72%) Gatling
18 26 (2.72%) MSTest
General
1 170 (17.80%) Finance
2 86 (9.01%) Banking
3 38 (3.98%) Retail
4 24 (2.51%) Investment Banking
5 21 (2.20%) Telecoms
6 13 (1.36%) Games
7 12 (1.26%) Front Office
8 11 (1.15%) Marketing
9 9 (0.94%) Manufacturing
10 8 (0.84%) Electronics
11 7 (0.73%) Law
12 6 (0.63%) Publishing
13 5 (0.52%) Advertising
13 5 (0.52%) Retail Banking
14 4 (0.42%) Financial Institution
14 4 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
15 3 (0.31%) Military
16 2 (0.21%) Billing
16 2 (0.21%) International Banking
16 2 (0.21%) Legal
Job Titles
1 397 (41.57%) Developer
2 287 (30.05%) Java Developer
3 124 (12.98%) DevOps Engineer
4 79 (8.27%) Architect
5 60 (6.28%) Senior Developer
6 50 (5.24%) Administrator
7 45 (4.71%) Linux Engineer
8 41 (4.29%) Consultant
9 40 (4.19%) Analyst
10 36 (3.77%) Linux/Unix DevOps
11 33 (3.46%) Software Engineer
12 32 (3.35%) Senior Java Developer
13 31 (3.25%) Full Stack Developer
14 28 (2.93%) Java Engineer
15 27 (2.83%) Systems Administrator
16 26 (2.72%) Linux Administrator
17 25 (2.62%) Linux DevOps Engineer
18 24 (2.51%) AWS Engineer
18 24 (2.51%) Oracle Architect
19 22 (2.30%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 280 (29.32%) Spring
2 179 (18.74%) REST
3 178 (18.64%) J2EE
4 173 (18.12%) Web Services
5 171 (17.91%) HTML
6 159 (16.65%) XML
7 152 (15.92%) SOAP
8 151 (15.81%) Hibernate
9 130 (13.61%) CSS
10 102 (10.68%) JSON
11 101 (10.58%) AngularJS
12 99 (10.37%) RESTful
13 94 (9.84%) Middleware
14 85 (8.90%) Java EE
15 81 (8.48%) Servlets
16 75 (7.85%) jQuery
17 70 (7.33%) Elastic Stack
17 70 (7.33%) JSP
18 66 (6.91%) JMS
19 65 (6.81%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 63 (6.60%) Analytical Skills
2 61 (6.39%) Computer Science
3 47 (4.92%) Clustering
4 24 (2.51%) Data Centre
5 22 (2.30%) Linux Command Line
6 21 (2.20%) Management Information System
7 20 (2.09%) Enterprise Software
8 18 (1.88%) Client/Server
8 18 (1.88%) User Experience
9 17 (1.78%) Data Structures
10 11 (1.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 11 (1.15%) Greenfield Project
11 10 (1.05%) iPad
12 9 (0.94%) Private Cloud
13 8 (0.84%) PKI
14 7 (0.73%) Cyberthreat
14 7 (0.73%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
14 7 (0.73%) Fintech
15 6 (0.63%) Fixed Income
15 6 (0.63%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 517 (54.14%) Linux
2 203 (21.26%) Unix
3 174 (18.22%) Windows
4 115 (12.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 75 (7.85%) CentOS
6 71 (7.43%) Solaris
7 54 (5.65%) AIX
8 40 (4.19%) Ubuntu
9 37 (3.87%) HPUX
10 36 (3.77%) Windows Server
11 28 (2.93%) SUSE
12 27 (2.83%) Windows Server 2012
13 16 (1.68%) Windows Server 2008
14 9 (0.94%) Android
15 7 (0.73%) Apple iOS
16 6 (0.63%) Debian
16 6 (0.63%) Oracle Linux
16 6 (0.63%) Windows Server 2003
17 3 (0.31%) CoreOS
17 3 (0.31%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 387 (40.52%) Agile Software Development
2 272 (28.48%) DevOps
3 202 (21.15%) Continuous Integration
4 157 (16.44%) Open Source
4 157 (16.44%) TDD
5 140 (14.66%) Scrum
6 137 (14.35%) Configuration Management
7 122 (12.77%) Test Automation
8 113 (11.83%) OO
9 76 (7.96%) Load Balancing
10 71 (7.43%) E-Commerce
10 71 (7.43%) Microservices
11 64 (6.70%) Continuous Delivery
12 61 (6.39%) Web Development
13 60 (6.28%) Software Engineering
14 58 (6.07%) Unit Testing
15 57 (5.97%) BDD
15 57 (5.97%) High Availability
16 53 (5.55%) MVC
17 52 (5.45%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 714 (74.76%) Java
2 227 (23.77%) SQL
3 209 (21.88%) JavaScript
4 192 (20.10%) Python
5 176 (18.43%) Perl
6 144 (15.08%) Bash Shell
7 111 (11.62%) Ruby
8 78 (8.17%) Shell Script
9 66 (6.91%) Groovy
10 55 (5.76%) PHP
11 49 (5.13%) C#
12 46 (4.82%) Scala
13 45 (4.71%) C
14 34 (3.56%) PowerShell
15 22 (2.30%) C++
16 21 (2.20%) PL/SQL
17 19 (1.99%) Haskell
18 16 (1.68%) TypeScript
19 14 (1.47%) VB
20 11 (1.15%) Go
Qualifications
1 126 (13.19%) Security Cleared
2 101 (10.58%) SC Cleared
3 74 (7.75%) Degree
4 32 (3.35%) RHCE
5 30 (3.14%) CISSP
6 27 (2.83%) Computer Science Degree
7 24 (2.51%) RHCSA
8 10 (1.05%) DV Cleared
9 8 (0.84%) CISA
9 8 (0.84%) Cisco Certification
10 7 (0.73%) Master's Degree
11 6 (0.63%) CISM
12 5 (0.52%) CCNA
13 4 (0.42%) CCNP
13 4 (0.42%) ISEB
13 4 (0.42%) ISTQB
13 4 (0.42%) SANS
14 3 (0.31%) GIAC
14 3 (0.31%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 3 (0.31%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (3.56%) QA
2 19 (1.99%) PCI DSS
3 15 (1.57%) Disclosure Scotland
4 7 (0.73%) MiFID
5 5 (0.52%) FedRAMP
6 4 (0.42%) PMO
7 3 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (0.31%) SLA
8 2 (0.21%) SEPA
System Software
1 139 (14.55%) Docker
2 84 (8.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 38 (3.98%) Active Directory
4 37 (3.87%) Xen
5 30 (3.14%) Virtual Machines
6 21 (2.20%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 20 (2.09%) Hyper-V
8 17 (1.78%) KVM
9 13 (1.36%) HDFS
10 11 (1.15%) Squid
10 11 (1.15%) vCloud
10 11 (1.15%) vSphere
11 8 (0.84%) Apache Flume
11 8 (0.84%) Postfix
12 7 (0.73%) Oracle RAC
13 6 (0.63%) NFS
13 6 (0.63%) XenServer
14 5 (0.52%) Apache ZooKeeper
14 5 (0.52%) Samba
14 5 (0.52%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 214 (22.41%) Puppet
2 148 (15.50%) Ansible
3 112 (11.73%) Opscode Chef
4 56 (5.86%) Kibana
5 44 (4.61%) Kubernetes
6 36 (3.77%) Grafana
6 36 (3.77%) Terraform
7 35 (3.66%) Nagios
8 28 (2.93%) logstash
9 27 (2.83%) ZABBIX
10 15 (1.57%) Prometheus
10 15 (1.57%) Rancher
11 12 (1.26%) Graphite
11 12 (1.26%) Salt
12 11 (1.15%) Rundeck
13 10 (1.05%) Sysdig
14 9 (0.94%) Packer
15 8 (0.84%) Hadoop YARN
16 7 (0.73%) Docker Swarm
16 7 (0.73%) Rsyslog
Vendors
1 292 (30.58%) Oracle
2 145 (15.18%) Red Hat
3 119 (12.46%) VMware
4 70 (7.33%) IBM
5 61 (6.39%) Microsoft
6 45 (4.71%) Google
7 41 (4.29%) Cisco
8 39 (4.08%) HP
9 38 (3.98%) F5
9 38 (3.98%) Splunk
10 32 (3.35%) SAP
11 30 (3.14%) Sun
12 23 (2.41%) Veritas
13 18 (1.88%) hybris
13 18 (1.88%) MuleSoft
13 18 (1.88%) TIBCO
14 17 (1.78%) Adobe
15 14 (1.47%) Perforce
15 14 (1.47%) PlateSpin
15 14 (1.47%) Sybase
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