Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 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
England > West Midlands
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 139 143 156
Rank change year-on-year +4 +13 -9
Contract jobs citing Tomcat 39 69 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.81% 1.12% 0.40%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.34% 6.48% 2.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 41 11
West Midlands median daily rate £388 £425 £354
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.82% +19.97% +36.25%
10th Percentile £275 £325 £313
90th Percentile £663 £513 £394
England median daily rate £497 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +10.44% +2.86% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £43.00 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +1.18% +6.25% +14.29%

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 730 1064 778
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 15.08% 17.20% 15.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 470 618 427
West Midlands median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +1.35%
10th Percentile £207 £238 £233
90th Percentile £575 £525 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 28 42
West Midlands median hourly rate £20.00 £15.46 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.35% -11.64% -
10th Percentile £13.04 £10.60 £11.04
90th Percentile £42.20 £24.00 £33.55
England median hourly rate £20.50 £20.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year +2.50% +2.56% +8.33%

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 23 November 2017.

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 23 November 2017. 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 -12 23 £450 +5.88% 1
Coventry +14 6 £338 -3.57% 2
Warwickshire +5 4 £388 +10.71% 1
Shropshire +12 3 £488 -2.35%
Staffordshire - 3 £300 -
Tomcat
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Tomcat.

1 32 (82.05%) Java
2 27 (69.23%) Linux
3 21 (53.85%) Continuous Integration
3 21 (53.85%) Git (software)
3 21 (53.85%) Jenkins
4 20 (51.28%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (48.72%) Apache
5 19 (48.72%) SQL
6 17 (43.59%) Puppet
6 17 (43.59%) DevOps
7 15 (38.46%) REST
7 15 (38.46%) Amazon AWS
7 15 (38.46%) Ant
8 14 (35.90%) JUnit
8 14 (35.90%) HTTP
8 14 (35.90%) JBoss
8 14 (35.90%) Maven
8 14 (35.90%) PostgreSQL
9 13 (33.33%) Oracle
9 13 (33.33%) Windows
9 13 (33.33%) Ansible
10 12 (30.77%) logstash
10 12 (30.77%) Load Balancing
11 11 (28.21%) Scrum
11 11 (28.21%) Configuration Management
11 11 (28.21%) Elasticsearch
12 10 (25.64%) Docker
12 10 (25.64%) Kibana
12 10 (25.64%) Test Automation
12 10 (25.64%) Groovy

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 19 (48.72%) Apache
2 14 (35.90%) JBoss
3 11 (28.21%) Elasticsearch
4 8 (20.51%) WebSphere
5 7 (17.95%) Confluence
6 6 (15.38%) IIS
7 4 (10.26%) nginx
7 4 (10.26%) WebLogic
8 2 (5.13%) Apache Solr
8 2 (5.13%) Cloud Foundry
9 1 (2.56%) Jetty
9 1 (2.56%) Mongrel
9 1 (2.56%) WebLogic Portal
9 1 (2.56%) WildFly
Cloud Services
1 15 (38.46%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (23.08%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (17.95%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 7 (17.95%) Amazon ELB
3 7 (17.95%) Amazon S3
3 7 (17.95%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 6 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (12.82%) AWS CloudFormation
5 5 (12.82%) GitHub
6 3 (7.69%) Google Analytics
7 2 (5.13%) PaaS
8 1 (2.56%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (2.56%) Google App Engine
8 1 (2.56%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (2.56%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 14 (35.90%) HTTP
2 7 (17.95%) DNS
2 7 (17.95%) OpenLDAP
2 7 (17.95%) OpenVPN
2 7 (17.95%) SSH
3 3 (7.69%) SSL
3 3 (7.69%) TCP/IP
4 2 (5.13%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (35.90%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (20.51%) SQL Server
3 7 (17.95%) Amazon RDS
3 7 (17.95%) Relational Database
4 6 (15.38%) MySQL
5 5 (12.82%) Hadoop
5 5 (12.82%) MongoDB
5 5 (12.82%) RDBMS
6 3 (7.69%) NoSQL
7 2 (5.13%) Big Data
7 2 (5.13%) EDRMS
7 2 (5.13%) MariaDB
8 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database
8 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 21 (53.85%) Git (software)
1 21 (53.85%) Jenkins
2 15 (38.46%) Ant
3 14 (35.90%) JUnit
3 14 (35.90%) Maven
4 10 (25.64%) Subversion
5 9 (23.08%) Liquibase
5 9 (23.08%) SonarQube
6 8 (20.51%) Selenium
7 7 (17.95%) Bitbucket
7 7 (17.95%) JIRA
7 7 (17.95%) Sonatype Nexus
8 6 (15.38%) TeamCity
9 5 (12.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 5 (12.82%) Eclipse
9 5 (12.82%) GitLab
9 5 (12.82%) JMeter
10 3 (7.69%) gulp
10 3 (7.69%) IntelliJ
10 3 (7.69%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 5 (12.82%) Banking
2 4 (10.26%) Finance
3 2 (5.13%) Legal
3 2 (5.13%) Retail
4 1 (2.56%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.56%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (46.15%) Developer
2 13 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
3 11 (28.21%) Java Developer
4 3 (7.69%) Applications Support
4 3 (7.69%) Architect
4 3 (7.69%) AWS DevOps
4 3 (7.69%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 3 (7.69%) AWS Engineer
4 3 (7.69%) Scala Developer
4 3 (7.69%) Technical Support
5 2 (5.13%) Agile Developer
5 2 (5.13%) Agile Java Developer
5 2 (5.13%) BPM Developer
5 2 (5.13%) Cloud Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Full Stack Developer
5 2 (5.13%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 2 (5.13%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (2.56%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (38.46%) REST
2 10 (25.64%) jQuery
3 8 (20.51%) JSON
3 8 (20.51%) XML
4 7 (17.95%) AngularJS
4 7 (17.95%) Elastic Stack
4 7 (17.95%) MCollective
4 7 (17.95%) Servlets
4 7 (17.95%) SOAP
4 7 (17.95%) Spring
5 6 (15.38%) EJB
6 5 (12.82%) CSS
6 5 (12.82%) Hibernate
6 5 (12.82%) HTML
6 5 (12.82%) J2EE
6 5 (12.82%) JSP
6 5 (12.82%) Middleware
6 5 (12.82%) Node.js
7 4 (10.26%) Apache Axis
7 4 (10.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.95%) Linux Command Line
2 5 (12.82%) DataPower
2 5 (12.82%) PKI
3 2 (5.13%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.56%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.56%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (2.56%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 27 (69.23%) Linux
2 13 (33.33%) Windows
3 9 (23.08%) CentOS
4 7 (17.95%) Unix
5 4 (10.26%) Ubuntu
5 4 (10.26%) Windows 2000 Server
5 4 (10.26%) Windows Server
5 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.56%) Debian
6 1 (2.56%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (53.85%) Continuous Integration
2 20 (51.28%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (43.59%) DevOps
4 12 (30.77%) Load Balancing
5 11 (28.21%) Configuration Management
5 11 (28.21%) Scrum
6 10 (25.64%) Test Automation
7 8 (20.51%) Continuous Delivery
8 7 (17.95%) Coaching
8 7 (17.95%) ITIL
8 7 (17.95%) Service Management
8 7 (17.95%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (12.82%) Continuous Deployment
9 5 (12.82%) Infrastructure Management
9 5 (12.82%) Open Source
9 5 (12.82%) Release Automation
10 4 (10.26%) Kanban
10 4 (10.26%) OO
10 4 (10.26%) TDD
11 3 (7.69%) UML
Programming Languages
1 32 (82.05%) Java
2 19 (48.72%) SQL
3 10 (25.64%) Groovy
3 10 (25.64%) JavaScript
4 9 (23.08%) C#
5 8 (20.51%) Bash Shell
6 7 (17.95%) PowerShell
7 6 (15.38%) Perl
7 6 (15.38%) Python
8 5 (12.82%) Shell Script
9 4 (10.26%) Ruby
10 3 (7.69%) Haskell
10 3 (7.69%) Scala
11 2 (5.13%) PL/SQL
12 1 (2.56%) Go
Qualifications
1 10 (25.64%) Security Cleared
2 9 (23.08%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.13%) DBS Check
4 1 (2.56%) Degree
4 1 (2.56%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.26%) SLA
2 2 (5.13%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (2.56%) GCP
System Software
1 10 (25.64%) Docker
2 7 (17.95%) Postfix
2 7 (17.95%) Squid
2 7 (17.95%) vCloud
2 7 (17.95%) Virtual Machines
3 6 (15.38%) Active Directory
4 3 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (5.13%) vSphere
6 1 (2.56%) KVM
6 1 (2.56%) VirtualBox
6 1 (2.56%) Xen
Systems Management
1 17 (43.59%) Puppet
2 13 (33.33%) Ansible
3 12 (30.77%) logstash
4 10 (25.64%) Kibana
5 7 (17.95%) Docker Swarm
5 7 (17.95%) Kubernetes
5 7 (17.95%) Rancher
5 7 (17.95%) Rsyslog
5 7 (17.95%) Sysdig
5 7 (17.95%) Terraform
5 7 (17.95%) ZABBIX
6 6 (15.38%) Opscode Chef
7 5 (12.82%) Graylog
7 5 (12.82%) Nagios
7 5 (12.82%) Rundeck
7 5 (12.82%) Tivoli
8 3 (7.69%) Grafana
9 1 (2.56%) FTK
9 1 (2.56%) Salt
Vendors
1 13 (33.33%) Oracle
2 10 (25.64%) VMware
3 7 (17.95%) Sonatype
4 5 (12.82%) CA
4 5 (12.82%) IBM
4 5 (12.82%) Micro Focus
4 5 (12.82%) Microsoft
4 5 (12.82%) Serena
4 5 (12.82%) Splunk
4 5 (12.82%) Teradata
5 4 (10.26%) Google
6 1 (2.56%) Adobe
6 1 (2.56%) Capita
6 1 (2.56%) Nuix
6 1 (2.56%) Perforce
6 1 (2.56%) Rackspace
6 1 (2.56%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.56%) webMethods