Period
to 25 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 25 May 2018 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
England > West Midlands
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 147 146 160
Rank change year-on-year -1 +14 +4
Contract jobs citing Tomcat 46 23 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.93% 0.53% 0.57%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.38% 3.75% 3.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 12 12
West Midlands median daily rate £444 £413 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.58% -1.49% +26.89%
10th Percentile £320 £303 £316
90th Percentile £600 £513 £600
England median daily rate £490 £465 £470
% change year-on-year +5.38% -1.06% +17.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate £47.50 - -
England median hourly rate £55.00 £45.00 £33.75
% change year-on-year +22.22% +33.33% -5.46%

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 the West Midlands with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 721 613 981
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 14.62% 14.24% 18.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 455 358 546
West Midlands median daily rate £413 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% -3.03% +10.00%
10th Percentile £260 £215 £243
90th Percentile £575 £538 £525
England median daily rate £455 £430 £415
% change year-on-year +5.90% +3.61% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 29 18
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.25 £18.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.28% +16.13% -2.21%
10th Percentile £11.23 £10.50 £10.82
90th Percentile £28.83 £30.60 £25.03
England median hourly rate £19.28 £19.63 £20.00
% change year-on-year -1.77% -1.88% +5.26%

Tomcat
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Tomcat as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Tomcat in the West Midlands

Tomcat
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Tomcat in the West Midlands

Tomcat
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Tomcat in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 25 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Tomcat in the West Midlands

Tomcat
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Tomcat in the West Midlands

Tomcat
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Tomcat within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 25 May 2018. 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
Birmingham -3 23 £475 +26.67% 5
Coventry -7 8 £425 +33.12% 4
Warwickshire +5 6 £390 +4.00%
Shropshire -16 5 £558 +23.89%
Staffordshire - 3 £413 -
Tomcat
England

For the 6 months to 25 May 2018, 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Tomcat.

1 32 (69.57%) Java
2 21 (45.65%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (41.30%) XML
3 19 (41.30%) Jenkins
4 17 (36.96%) DevOps
4 17 (36.96%) Continuous Integration
4 17 (36.96%) SQL
4 17 (36.96%) JBoss
5 16 (34.78%) J2EE
5 16 (34.78%) Maven
5 16 (34.78%) WebSphere
6 15 (32.61%) Spring
6 15 (32.61%) Linux
7 14 (30.43%) JavaScript
7 14 (30.43%) Git (software)
7 14 (30.43%) REST
8 13 (28.26%) jQuery
8 13 (28.26%) Web Services
8 13 (28.26%) Servlets
8 13 (28.26%) Apache
8 13 (28.26%) HTTP
8 13 (28.26%) Hibernate
9 12 (26.09%) Microsoft
9 12 (26.09%) SQL Server
9 12 (26.09%) Amazon AWS
10 11 (23.91%) JSON
10 11 (23.91%) JUnit
10 11 (23.91%) Struts
11 10 (21.74%) IIS
11 10 (21.74%) Ant

Tomcat
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 17 (36.96%) JBoss
2 16 (34.78%) WebSphere
3 13 (28.26%) Apache
4 10 (21.74%) IIS
5 9 (19.57%) nginx
6 5 (10.87%) Mule
6 5 (10.87%) Mule ESB
7 3 (6.52%) WebLogic
7 3 (6.52%) WildFly
8 2 (4.35%) GlassFish
8 2 (4.35%) Jetty
8 2 (4.35%) Mongrel
8 2 (4.35%) MS Exchange
8 2 (4.35%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 2 (4.35%) Skype for Business
8 2 (4.35%) WordPress
9 1 (2.17%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 1 (2.17%) Apache Spark
9 1 (2.17%) Confluence
9 1 (2.17%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 12 (26.09%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (17.39%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (8.70%) GitHub
3 4 (8.70%) Google Analytics
3 4 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (6.52%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (4.35%) Amazon S3
5 2 (4.35%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (2.17%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (2.17%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (2.17%) Google App Engine
6 1 (2.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 13 (28.26%) HTTP
2 8 (17.39%) SSL
3 6 (13.04%) TCP/IP
4 4 (8.70%) DNS
5 2 (4.35%) Firewall
5 2 (4.35%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (4.35%) iSCSI
5 2 (4.35%) LAN
5 2 (4.35%) WAN
6 1 (2.17%) DHCP
6 1 (2.17%) FTP
6 1 (2.17%) IPsec
6 1 (2.17%) OpenLDAP
6 1 (2.17%) OpenVPN
6 1 (2.17%) PuTTY
6 1 (2.17%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (26.09%) SQL Server
2 8 (17.39%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (15.22%) BusinessObjects
3 7 (15.22%) MySQL
3 7 (15.22%) SAP Data Services
4 6 (13.04%) NoSQL
4 6 (13.04%) RDBMS
4 6 (13.04%) Relational Database
5 4 (8.70%) MongoDB
6 3 (6.52%) Amazon RDS
6 3 (6.52%) JasperReports
7 2 (4.35%) Couchbase
7 2 (4.35%) DB2
7 2 (4.35%) Hadoop
8 1 (2.17%) Apache Hive
8 1 (2.17%) Big Data
8 1 (2.17%) BigQuery
8 1 (2.17%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 19 (41.30%) Jenkins
2 16 (34.78%) Maven
3 14 (30.43%) Git (software)
4 11 (23.91%) JUnit
5 10 (21.74%) Ant
6 6 (13.04%) Eclipse
6 6 (13.04%) Selenium
7 5 (10.87%) Cucumber
7 5 (10.87%) SonarQube
7 5 (10.87%) Subversion
8 4 (8.70%) DbUnit
8 4 (8.70%) Gatling
8 4 (8.70%) Grunt
8 4 (8.70%) gulp
8 4 (8.70%) IntelliJ
8 4 (8.70%) JIRA
8 4 (8.70%) jMock
8 4 (8.70%) Karma Test Runner
8 4 (8.70%) Mockito
8 4 (8.70%) Sublime Text
General
1 5 (10.87%) Finance
2 3 (6.52%) Games
3 2 (4.35%) Banking
4 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (52.17%) Developer
2 16 (34.78%) Java Developer
3 5 (10.87%) Lead Developer
3 5 (10.87%) Lead Java Developer
3 5 (10.87%) Senior Developer
3 5 (10.87%) Senior Java Developer
3 5 (10.87%) Technical Specialist
4 4 (8.70%) Software Developer
5 3 (6.52%) Backend Developer
5 3 (6.52%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 3 (6.52%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
5 3 (6.52%) Java Software Developer
5 3 (6.52%) Lead Software Developer
5 3 (6.52%) Scala Developer
5 3 (6.52%) Senior Backend Developer
5 3 (6.52%) Senior Front-End Developer
5 3 (6.52%) Senior Java Software Developer
5 3 (6.52%) Senior Software Developer
6 2 (4.35%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (41.30%) XML
2 16 (34.78%) J2EE
3 15 (32.61%) Spring
4 14 (30.43%) REST
5 13 (28.26%) Hibernate
5 13 (28.26%) jQuery
5 13 (28.26%) Servlets
5 13 (28.26%) Web Services
6 11 (23.91%) JSON
6 11 (23.91%) Struts
7 10 (21.74%) JMS
8 9 (19.57%) HTML
8 9 (19.57%) Java EE
8 9 (19.57%) SOAP
9 8 (17.39%) JPA
9 8 (17.39%) JSP
10 7 (15.22%) Ajax
11 6 (13.04%) Middleware
12 5 (10.87%) AngularJS
12 5 (10.87%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.52%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (6.52%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (4.35%) Client/Server
2 2 (4.35%) Clustering
2 2 (4.35%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (4.35%) Wiki
3 1 (2.17%) CMDB
3 1 (2.17%) DataPower
3 1 (2.17%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (2.17%) PKI
3 1 (2.17%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 15 (32.61%) Linux
2 9 (19.57%) Windows
3 6 (13.04%) Ubuntu
3 6 (13.04%) Unix
4 4 (8.70%) Windows Server
5 3 (6.52%) CentOS
6 2 (4.35%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (45.65%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (36.96%) Continuous Integration
2 17 (36.96%) DevOps
3 9 (19.57%) Problem-Solving
3 9 (19.57%) TDD
4 8 (17.39%) Service Management
4 8 (17.39%) Software Engineering
5 7 (15.22%) Change Management
5 7 (15.22%) ITIL
5 7 (15.22%) Open Source
5 7 (15.22%) Scrum
6 6 (13.04%) Coaching
6 6 (13.04%) Configuration Management
6 6 (13.04%) Test Automation
7 5 (10.87%) Continuous Delivery
7 5 (10.87%) Mentoring
8 4 (8.70%) Kanban
8 4 (8.70%) Microservices
8 4 (8.70%) UML
8 4 (8.70%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 32 (69.57%) Java
2 17 (36.96%) SQL
3 14 (30.43%) JavaScript
4 8 (17.39%) Perl
4 8 (17.39%) PowerShell
4 8 (17.39%) Python
5 7 (15.22%) Ruby
6 5 (10.87%) Groovy
7 4 (8.70%) C#
7 4 (8.70%) Haskell
7 4 (8.70%) PL/SQL
8 3 (6.52%) Scala
8 3 (6.52%) Shell Script
9 2 (4.35%) PHP
10 1 (2.17%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (10.87%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 5 (10.87%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.35%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.17%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 10 (21.74%) Active Directory
2 8 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (15.22%) XenApp
3 7 (15.22%) XenDesktop
4 6 (13.04%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (8.70%) Docker
5 4 (8.70%) vSphere
6 3 (6.52%) Squid
6 3 (6.52%) Xen
7 2 (4.35%) Hyper-V
7 2 (4.35%) NFS
7 2 (4.35%) Samba
7 2 (4.35%) Varnish
8 1 (2.17%) Postfix
8 1 (2.17%) vCloud
8 1 (2.17%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 10 (21.74%) Puppet
2 6 (13.04%) SCCM
3 5 (10.87%) Kibana
3 5 (10.87%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (8.70%) Grafana
5 3 (6.52%) Ansible
5 3 (6.52%) Nagios
6 2 (4.35%) Automic
6 2 (4.35%) HAProxy
6 2 (4.35%) logstash
6 2 (4.35%) Salt
6 2 (4.35%) WMI
7 1 (2.17%) Docker Swarm
7 1 (2.17%) Kubernetes
7 1 (2.17%) Rancher
7 1 (2.17%) Rundeck
7 1 (2.17%) Single Sign-On
7 1 (2.17%) Sysdig
7 1 (2.17%) Terraform
7 1 (2.17%) vRealize
Vendors
1 12 (26.09%) Microsoft
2 9 (19.57%) VMware
3 7 (15.22%) Citrix
3 7 (15.22%) SAP
4 6 (13.04%) Google
5 5 (10.87%) MuleSoft
5 5 (10.87%) WSO2
6 4 (8.70%) Oracle
6 4 (8.70%) Red Hat
7 3 (6.52%) Splunk
7 3 (6.52%) Unisys
8 2 (4.35%) Adobe
8 2 (4.35%) AppDynamics
8 2 (4.35%) Dynatrace
9 1 (2.17%) CA
9 1 (2.17%) Delphix
9 1 (2.17%) IBM
9 1 (2.17%) Micro Focus
9 1 (2.17%) Sonatype
9 1 (2.17%) webMethods