Period
to 21 January 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 21 January 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
21 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 426 274 228
Rank change year-on-year -152 -46 -11
Contract jobs citing Tomcat 336 943 1,178
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.46% 0.95% 1.19%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.21% 5.79% 7.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 210 685 854
UK median daily rate £500 £500 £500
10th Percentile £380 £363 £319
90th Percentile £688 £638 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £450 £414
% change year-on-year +8.33% +8.76% -2.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 12 12
UK median hourly rate £40.75 £45.00 £48.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.44% -7.69% +65.11%
10th Percentile £38.63 £27.89 £37.88
90th Percentile £41.88 £50.00 £80.73
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.75 £45.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year -9.44% -10.00% +69.35%

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 10,452 16,285 16,307
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 14.34% 16.48% 16.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,768 10,510 10,865
UK median daily rate £450 £473 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.86% +5.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £256 £275 £263
90th Percentile £638 £638 £624
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 252 349 398
UK median hourly rate £21.00 £20.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +2.56% +0.33%
10th Percentile £11.28 £12.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £52.95 £47.70 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £18.11 £19.34
% change year-on-year +4.91% -6.36% -3.30%

Tomcat
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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 6 months to 21 January 2020.

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 16 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 21 January 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 -162 291 £500 -2.91% 151
UK excluding London -88 213 £488 +8.33% 114
London -122 111 £513 -6.82% 54
South East -50 73 £475 -5.00% 52
North of England +14 48 £663 +51.43% 12
South West -26 26 £475 +11.76% 13
Scotland -1 24 £593 +41.49% 9
North West -9 24 £600 +26.32% 9
East of England -4 17 £450 -5.26% 5
Midlands -2 15 £583 +44.72% 15
North East +25 13 £675 +52.54% 2
Yorkshire +31 12 £700 +61.38% 1
West Midlands +11 10 £583 +44.72% 7
Wales +25 9 £450 -2.70% 7
East Midlands +12 5 - - 8
Northern Ireland - 2 - - 1

For the 6 months to 21 January 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.

1 253 (75.30%) Java
2 194 (57.74%) Linux
3 156 (46.43%) Apache
4 151 (44.94%) Jenkins
5 140 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
6 127 (37.80%) AWS
7 114 (33.93%) Spring
8 111 (33.04%) Git (software)
8 111 (33.04%) DevOps
9 108 (32.14%) Oracle
10 101 (30.06%) Continuous Integration
11 100 (29.76%) SQL
12 97 (28.87%) Python
13 96 (28.57%) Maven
14 90 (26.79%) Configuration Management
15 88 (26.19%) Puppet
16 83 (24.70%) JavaScript
17 82 (24.40%) HTTP
18 79 (23.51%) Windows
19 78 (23.21%) J2EE
20 77 (22.92%) WebLogic
20 77 (22.92%) Open Source
21 76 (22.62%) nginx
21 76 (22.62%) WebSphere
22 75 (22.32%) Test Automation
23 73 (21.73%) Security Cleared
23 73 (21.73%) VMware
23 73 (21.73%) Ansible
24 71 (21.13%) TCP/IP
25 68 (20.24%) Web Services

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
1 156 (46.43%) Apache
2 77 (22.92%) WebLogic
3 76 (22.62%) nginx
3 76 (22.62%) WebSphere
4 63 (18.75%) IIS
4 63 (18.75%) JBoss
5 59 (17.56%) Jetty
6 36 (10.71%) Mongrel
7 31 (9.23%) Confluence
8 18 (5.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 12 (3.57%) WebSphere Application Server
10 10 (2.98%) Elasticsearch
11 9 (2.68%) Cloud Foundry
12 7 (2.08%) Documentum
13 6 (1.79%) Apache Spark
13 6 (1.79%) SharePoint
14 5 (1.49%) WildFly
15 4 (1.19%) CMS
15 4 (1.19%) GemFire
15 4 (1.19%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 16 (4.76%) Oracle Applications
2 8 (2.38%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.60%) Oracle Cash Management
3 2 (0.60%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.60%) Sentinel
4 1 (0.30%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (0.30%) SAP CAR
4 1 (0.30%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
4 1 (0.30%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 127 (37.80%) AWS
2 59 (17.56%) Azure
3 55 (16.37%) GCP
4 50 (14.88%) Amazon EC2
5 38 (11.31%) GitHub
6 33 (9.82%) Google App Engine
7 15 (4.46%) Google Analytics
8 12 (3.57%) PaaS
9 11 (3.27%) OpenShift
10 6 (1.79%) Amazon EKS
10 6 (1.79%) Amazon S3
11 5 (1.49%) Amazon ECS
11 5 (1.49%) Amazon Kinesis
11 5 (1.49%) AWS CloudFormation
11 5 (1.49%) IaaS
12 4 (1.19%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 4 (1.19%) Amazon ELB
12 4 (1.19%) Amazon EMR
12 4 (1.19%) Apigee
12 4 (1.19%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 82 (24.40%) HTTP
2 71 (21.13%) TCP/IP
3 58 (17.26%) SSL
4 48 (14.29%) DNS
5 45 (13.39%) DHCP
6 38 (11.31%) FTP
7 35 (10.42%) IPsec
8 16 (4.76%) Firewall
9 13 (3.87%) Internet
10 8 (2.38%) SSH
11 7 (2.08%) SAN
12 6 (1.79%) Broadband
12 6 (1.79%) LAN
12 6 (1.79%) SMTP
13 4 (1.19%) DSL
13 4 (1.19%) iSCSI
13 4 (1.19%) VoIP
13 4 (1.19%) Wireshark
14 3 (0.89%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 3 (0.89%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (13.99%) MySQL
2 44 (13.10%) Oracle Database
2 44 (13.10%) SQL Server
3 43 (12.80%) NoSQL
4 34 (10.12%) MongoDB
4 34 (10.12%) Relational Database
5 33 (9.82%) PostgreSQL
6 18 (5.36%) Hadoop
7 17 (5.06%) Oracle Database 12c
8 14 (4.17%) RDBMS
9 13 (3.87%) BigQuery
10 12 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
10 12 (3.57%) Redis
11 11 (3.27%) Big Data
11 11 (3.27%) Oracle ODI
12 9 (2.68%) Apache Cassandra
12 9 (2.68%) DB2
13 8 (2.38%) Cloudera CDH
14 7 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 6 (1.79%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 151 (44.94%) Jenkins
2 111 (33.04%) Git (software)
3 96 (28.57%) Maven
4 61 (18.15%) JUnit
5 52 (15.48%) JIRA
6 51 (15.18%) Subversion
7 48 (14.29%) Cucumber
8 43 (12.80%) Selenium
9 40 (11.90%) Ant
10 38 (11.31%) Travis CI
11 31 (9.23%) Mockito
12 28 (8.33%) Gradle
13 27 (8.04%) SonarQube
14 24 (7.14%) Eclipse
14 24 (7.14%) IntelliJ
15 21 (6.25%) Mercurial
16 17 (5.06%) FindBugs
16 17 (5.06%) GitLab
16 17 (5.06%) Log4j
17 15 (4.46%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 50 (14.88%) Finance
2 38 (11.31%) Public Sector
3 15 (4.46%) Telecoms
4 10 (2.98%) Banking
5 7 (2.08%) Retail
6 6 (1.79%) Manufacturing
6 6 (1.79%) Publishing
7 5 (1.49%) Games
8 4 (1.19%) Electronics
8 4 (1.19%) Legal
8 4 (1.19%) Marketing
9 2 (0.60%) Advertising
10 1 (0.30%) Automotive
10 1 (0.30%) German Language
Job Titles
1 149 (44.35%) Developer
2 88 (26.19%) Java Developer
3 46 (13.69%) DevOps Engineer
4 23 (6.85%) Senior Developer
5 20 (5.95%) Administrator
6 15 (4.46%) SC Cleared Java Developer
7 14 (4.17%) Consultant
8 13 (3.87%) Architect
8 13 (3.87%) Oracle Developer
8 13 (3.87%) Software Engineer
9 11 (3.27%) Senior Java Developer
10 10 (2.98%) Cloud Engineer
10 10 (2.98%) Scala Developer
10 10 (2.98%) Site Engineer
10 10 (2.98%) Site Reliability Engineer
10 10 (2.98%) Software Developer
11 9 (2.68%) Java Engineer
11 9 (2.68%) Linux Engineer
11 9 (2.68%) WebSphere Administrator
12 8 (2.38%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 114 (33.93%) Spring
2 78 (23.21%) J2EE
3 68 (20.24%) Web Services
4 65 (19.35%) XML
5 63 (18.75%) HTML
6 57 (16.96%) Servlets
7 55 (16.37%) AngularJS
8 53 (15.77%) .NET
9 52 (15.48%) Hibernate
9 52 (15.48%) REST
10 48 (14.29%) CSS
11 46 (13.69%) SOAP
12 42 (12.50%) JSON
13 41 (12.20%) jQuery
14 40 (11.90%) RabbitMQ
15 39 (11.61%) Spring Boot
16 36 (10.71%) XSLT
17 35 (10.42%) Middleware
18 33 (9.82%) RESTful
19 31 (9.23%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 23 (6.85%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (3.87%) Mobile App
3 12 (3.57%) Data Structures
3 12 (3.57%) Linux Command Line
4 11 (3.27%) Derivative
5 10 (2.98%) Enterprise Software
6 9 (2.68%) Public Cloud
7 8 (2.38%) Replication
8 7 (2.08%) Data Centre
9 5 (1.49%) Management Information System
9 5 (1.49%) PKI
10 4 (1.19%) NHS
10 4 (1.19%) User Experience
11 3 (0.89%) iPad
11 3 (0.89%) IVR
11 3 (0.89%) N-Tier
11 3 (0.89%) Self-Motivation
11 3 (0.89%) SWIFT
11 3 (0.89%) Virtual Team
11 3 (0.89%) VUI
Operating Systems
1 194 (57.74%) Linux
2 79 (23.51%) Windows
3 65 (19.35%) Unix
4 43 (12.80%) Ubuntu
5 42 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 29 (8.63%) CentOS
7 22 (6.55%) Debian
8 20 (5.95%) Windows Server
9 12 (3.57%) Oracle Linux
10 11 (3.27%) Solaris
11 8 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
12 7 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
13 6 (1.79%) Apple iOS
14 5 (1.49%) Android
14 5 (1.49%) VMS
15 4 (1.19%) Mac OS X
16 3 (0.89%) Windows Server 2003
17 1 (0.30%) Fedora
17 1 (0.30%) Mac OS
17 1 (0.30%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 111 (33.04%) DevOps
3 101 (30.06%) Continuous Integration
4 90 (26.79%) Configuration Management
5 77 (22.92%) Open Source
6 75 (22.32%) Test Automation
7 65 (19.35%) Scrum
8 52 (15.48%) Microservices
9 45 (13.39%) TDD
10 41 (12.20%) Kanban
11 34 (10.12%) Software Engineering
11 34 (10.12%) User Stories
12 33 (9.82%) Analytics
13 32 (9.52%) Migration
14 31 (9.23%) BDD
14 31 (9.23%) System Testing
15 30 (8.93%) MVC
15 30 (8.93%) Problem-Solving
16 28 (8.33%) ITIL
17 26 (7.74%) OO
Programming Languages
1 253 (75.30%) Java
2 100 (29.76%) SQL
3 97 (28.87%) Python
4 83 (24.70%) JavaScript
5 37 (11.01%) Perl
6 33 (9.82%) PL/SQL
7 32 (9.52%) Ruby
8 27 (8.04%) Groovy
9 26 (7.74%) Bash Shell
10 24 (7.14%) C++
11 23 (6.85%) Java 8
11 23 (6.85%) Shell Script
12 18 (5.36%) C#
13 17 (5.06%) PHP
13 17 (5.06%) Scala
14 14 (4.17%) Haskell
15 13 (3.87%) PowerShell
16 8 (2.38%) Go
17 5 (1.49%) Objective-C
17 5 (1.49%) XPath
Qualifications
1 73 (21.73%) Security Cleared
2 55 (16.37%) SC Cleared
3 22 (6.55%) Degree
4 13 (3.87%) BPSS Clearance
5 12 (3.57%) Computer Science Degree
6 9 (2.68%) DV Cleared
7 8 (2.38%) OCPJP
8 5 (1.49%) Sun Certification
9 4 (1.19%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (1.19%) MCSA
9 4 (1.19%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (0.60%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (0.60%) HND
10 2 (0.60%) ISEB
10 2 (0.60%) ISTQB
10 2 (0.60%) MCSE
10 2 (0.60%) RHCE
10 2 (0.60%) RHCSA
10 2 (0.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (0.30%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.57%) QA
2 5 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 4 (1.19%) HL7
4 2 (0.60%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (0.60%) GDPR
4 2 (0.60%) SEPA
5 1 (0.30%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.30%) PSD2
5 1 (0.30%) SLA
System Software
1 66 (19.64%) Docker
2 62 (18.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 37 (11.01%) Xen
4 16 (4.76%) Active Directory
5 11 (3.27%) vSphere
6 10 (2.98%) Virtual Machines
7 8 (2.38%) HDFS
7 8 (2.38%) VirtualBox
8 6 (1.79%) Hyper-V
8 6 (1.79%) NFS
9 4 (1.19%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (0.89%) Oracle RAC
10 3 (0.89%) VMware Server
11 2 (0.60%) ISA Server
11 2 (0.60%) KVM
11 2 (0.60%) PowerDNS
11 2 (0.60%) Samba
11 2 (0.60%) Virtual Desktop
12 1 (0.30%) OpenAM
12 1 (0.30%) OpenIDM
Systems Management
1 88 (26.19%) Puppet
2 73 (21.73%) Ansible
3 43 (12.80%) Kubernetes
4 40 (11.90%) Opscode Chef
5 33 (9.82%) Terraform
6 25 (7.44%) Kibana
7 23 (6.85%) Grafana
8 12 (3.57%) Nagios
9 10 (2.98%) logstash
10 8 (2.38%) Single Sign-On
11 7 (2.08%) WSUS
12 6 (1.79%) Cobbler
12 6 (1.79%) Consul
13 5 (1.49%) Docker Swarm
13 5 (1.49%) NetIQ Identity Manager
13 5 (1.49%) Oracle Identity Manager
13 5 (1.49%) Prometheus
14 4 (1.19%) Oracle Identity Management
14 4 (1.19%) Salt
14 4 (1.19%) SELinux
Vendors
1 108 (32.14%) Oracle
2 73 (21.73%) VMware
3 67 (19.94%) Google
4 63 (18.75%) Microsoft
5 39 (11.61%) Red Hat
6 23 (6.85%) IBM
7 13 (3.87%) Splunk
8 12 (3.57%) Cisco
9 10 (2.98%) Cloudera
10 9 (2.68%) Adobe
10 9 (2.68%) ForgeRock
10 9 (2.68%) SAP
10 9 (2.68%) webMethods
11 8 (2.38%) NetIQ
12 7 (2.08%) McAfee
13 5 (1.49%) F5
13 5 (1.49%) HP
13 5 (1.49%) New Relic
14 4 (1.19%) CA
14 4 (1.19%) Sun