Period
to 21 August 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 21 August 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
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 165 146 157
Rank change year-on-year -19 +11 +17
Contract jobs citing Tomcat 37 29 61
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.73% 0.67% 1.01%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.37% 4.07% 5.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 18 38
West Midlands median daily rate £419 £350 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.64% -11.11% +11.15%
10th Percentile £244 £293 £273
90th Percentile £505 £500 £500
England median daily rate £493 £475 £451
% change year-on-year +3.68% +5.44% +8.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate £47.50 - -
England median hourly rate £42.50 £38.75 £42.25
% change year-on-year +9.68% -8.28% +7.64%

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 846 712 1,095
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 16.73% 16.45% 18.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 502 442 675
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £419 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.49% +4.69% +8.11%
10th Percentile £250 £231 £243
90th Percentile £563 £575 £525
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 30 23
West Midlands median hourly rate £16.00 £15.82 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.14% +26.56% -24.70%
10th Percentile £11.23 £11.18 £10.52
90th Percentile £29.58 £36.35 £24.00
England median hourly rate £20.75 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +3.75% - +1.27%

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 21 August 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 21 August 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
Shropshire -12 15 £450 -7.83% 1
Birmingham -15 12 £450 +5.88% 3
Warwickshire +1 3 £350 -9.68%
Coventry -21 3 £425 +25.93% 1
Sutton Coldfield - 3 £338 -
Staffordshire -1 1 £413 +37.50%
Tomcat
England

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 29 (78.38%) Java
2 22 (59.46%) DevOps
3 21 (56.76%) Windows
4 20 (54.05%) Linux
5 19 (51.35%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (45.95%) JavaScript
6 17 (45.95%) Jenkins
7 16 (43.24%) Perl
7 16 (43.24%) Ant
8 15 (40.54%) HTTP
8 15 (40.54%) Analytics
8 15 (40.54%) jQuery
8 15 (40.54%) Git (software)
9 14 (37.84%) Test Automation
9 14 (37.84%) Cucumber
9 14 (37.84%) Puppet
9 14 (37.84%) Continuous Integration
9 14 (37.84%) Selenium
9 14 (37.84%) NoSQL
9 14 (37.84%) Python
9 14 (37.84%) SSL
9 14 (37.84%) Ubuntu
9 14 (37.84%) Configuration Management
10 13 (35.14%) JBoss
10 13 (35.14%) Servlets
10 13 (35.14%) Google
10 13 (35.14%) Ruby
10 13 (35.14%) Open Source
11 12 (32.43%) nginx
11 12 (32.43%) MongoDB

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 13 (35.14%) JBoss
2 12 (32.43%) nginx
3 10 (27.03%) Apache
4 9 (24.32%) IIS
5 7 (18.92%) WebSphere
6 4 (10.81%) WebLogic
7 2 (5.41%) GlassFish
7 2 (5.41%) MS Exchange
7 2 (5.41%) Mule
7 2 (5.41%) Mule ESB
7 2 (5.41%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 2 (5.41%) Skype for Business
7 2 (5.41%) WildFly
8 1 (2.70%) Apache Spark
8 1 (2.70%) CMS
8 1 (2.70%) Confluence
8 1 (2.70%) Documentum
8 1 (2.70%) Oracle Workflow
Cloud Services
1 12 (32.43%) GitHub
1 12 (32.43%) Google Analytics
2 7 (18.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (10.81%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.70%) Amazon S3
4 1 (2.70%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (2.70%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (40.54%) HTTP
2 14 (37.84%) SSL
3 12 (32.43%) TCP/IP
4 2 (5.41%) DNS
4 2 (5.41%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (5.41%) Firewall
4 2 (5.41%) Internet
4 2 (5.41%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (5.41%) iSCSI
4 2 (5.41%) LAN
4 2 (5.41%) SAN
4 2 (5.41%) WAN
5 1 (2.70%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (37.84%) NoSQL
2 12 (32.43%) MongoDB
3 8 (21.62%) SQL Server
4 7 (18.92%) MySQL
5 5 (13.51%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (13.51%) Oracle Database
6 3 (8.11%) OLAP
6 3 (8.11%) Oracle Database 12c
6 3 (8.11%) Oracle OLAP
6 3 (8.11%) Pentaho
6 3 (8.11%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (8.11%) RDBMS
6 3 (8.11%) Relational Database
7 2 (5.41%) Couchbase
8 1 (2.70%) Apache Hive
8 1 (2.70%) Big Data
8 1 (2.70%) BigQuery
8 1 (2.70%) Data Mining
8 1 (2.70%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 17 (45.95%) Jenkins
2 16 (43.24%) Ant
3 15 (40.54%) Git (software)
4 14 (37.84%) Cucumber
4 14 (37.84%) Selenium
5 12 (32.43%) Gatling
5 12 (32.43%) Grunt
5 12 (32.43%) gulp
5 12 (32.43%) IntelliJ
5 12 (32.43%) Karma Test Runner
5 12 (32.43%) Sublime Text
6 9 (24.32%) Bitbucket
7 8 (21.62%) JUnit
8 6 (16.22%) Maven
9 5 (13.51%) Eclipse
9 5 (13.51%) RSpec
10 4 (10.81%) JIRA
11 3 (8.11%) Bugzilla
11 3 (8.11%) Subversion
12 2 (5.41%) Oracle Forms
General
1 2 (5.41%) Banking
2 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (29.73%) Developer
2 9 (24.32%) Software Engineer
3 4 (10.81%) Applications Support
4 3 (8.11%) Applications Specialist
4 3 (8.11%) Applications Support Specialist
4 3 (8.11%) Architect
4 3 (8.11%) DBA
4 3 (8.11%) Support Specialist
5 2 (5.41%) Administrator
5 2 (5.41%) Deployment Manager
5 2 (5.41%) IT Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Java Developer
5 2 (5.41%) Linux Specialist
5 2 (5.41%) MuleSoft Developer
5 2 (5.41%) Oracle DBA
5 2 (5.41%) Scala Developer
5 2 (5.41%) Senior Manager
5 2 (5.41%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (5.41%) Technical Support
6 1 (2.70%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (40.54%) jQuery
2 13 (35.14%) Servlets
3 12 (32.43%) AngularJS
3 12 (32.43%) Gherkin
3 12 (32.43%) Node.js
3 12 (32.43%) Spring
4 10 (27.03%) RESTful
5 9 (24.32%) XML
6 8 (21.62%) CSS
7 6 (16.22%) Hibernate
7 6 (16.22%) J2EE
7 6 (16.22%) JSON
7 6 (16.22%) REST
7 6 (16.22%) SOAP
7 6 (16.22%) Spring Boot
8 5 (13.51%) HTML
8 5 (13.51%) Ruby on Rails
8 5 (13.51%) Web Services
9 4 (10.81%) Ajax
9 4 (10.81%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.41%) Client/Server
1 2 (5.41%) Clustering
1 2 (5.41%) Data Centre
1 2 (5.41%) Self-Motivation
1 2 (5.41%) Wiki
2 1 (2.70%) CMDB
2 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.70%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 21 (56.76%) Windows
2 20 (54.05%) Linux
3 14 (37.84%) Ubuntu
4 6 (16.22%) Unix
4 6 (16.22%) Windows Server
5 4 (10.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (5.41%) CentOS
6 2 (5.41%) Debian
6 2 (5.41%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (59.46%) DevOps
2 19 (51.35%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (40.54%) Analytics
4 14 (37.84%) Configuration Management
4 14 (37.84%) Continuous Integration
4 14 (37.84%) Test Automation
5 13 (35.14%) Open Source
6 12 (32.43%) Microservices
7 11 (29.73%) Software Engineering
8 9 (24.32%) Process Improvement
8 9 (24.32%) Test Strategy
9 8 (21.62%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (13.51%) Migration
10 5 (13.51%) Problem-Solving
11 4 (10.81%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (10.81%) ETL
12 3 (8.11%) Database Security
12 3 (8.11%) High Availability
12 3 (8.11%) Scrum
13 2 (5.41%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 29 (78.38%) Java
2 17 (45.95%) JavaScript
3 16 (43.24%) Perl
4 14 (37.84%) Python
5 13 (35.14%) Ruby
6 12 (32.43%) C#
6 12 (32.43%) Groovy
6 12 (32.43%) Haskell
7 9 (24.32%) SQL
8 4 (10.81%) PowerShell
9 2 (5.41%) Korn
9 2 (5.41%) PHP
9 2 (5.41%) Scala
9 2 (5.41%) Shell Script
10 1 (2.70%) PL/SQL
10 1 (2.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (8.11%) SC Cleared
1 3 (8.11%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) QA
System Software
1 7 (18.92%) Docker
2 6 (16.22%) Active Directory
2 6 (16.22%) NFS
3 5 (13.51%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (5.41%) Hyper-V
4 2 (5.41%) Samba
4 2 (5.41%) Squid
4 2 (5.41%) Varnish
4 2 (5.41%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 2 (5.41%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (5.41%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (5.41%) Xen
4 2 (5.41%) XenApp
4 2 (5.41%) XenDesktop
5 1 (2.70%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 14 (37.84%) Puppet
2 12 (32.43%) Grafana
2 12 (32.43%) Kibana
3 3 (8.11%) Data Guard
3 3 (8.11%) Oracle EDQ
3 3 (8.11%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (5.41%) Ansible
4 2 (5.41%) HAProxy
4 2 (5.41%) Kubernetes
4 2 (5.41%) Nagios
4 2 (5.41%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (5.41%) Oracle ZFS
4 2 (5.41%) Simpana
4 2 (5.41%) WMI
5 1 (2.70%) Automic
5 1 (2.70%) Docker Swarm
5 1 (2.70%) SCCM
5 1 (2.70%) vRealize
Vendors
1 13 (35.14%) Google
2 10 (27.03%) Oracle
3 8 (21.62%) Red Hat
4 7 (18.92%) Microsoft
5 5 (13.51%) VMware
6 3 (8.11%) Cognos
7 2 (5.41%) Adobe
7 2 (5.41%) AppDynamics
7 2 (5.41%) Citrix
7 2 (5.41%) CommVault
7 2 (5.41%) Dynatrace
7 2 (5.41%) IBM
7 2 (5.41%) MuleSoft
7 2 (5.41%) NetApp
7 2 (5.41%) Netezza
7 2 (5.41%) Splunk
7 2 (5.41%) Sun
7 2 (5.41%) Veritas
7 2 (5.41%) webMethods
7 2 (5.41%) WSO2