Period
to 23 February 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 23 February 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
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 137 155 156
Rank change year-on-year +18 +1 -15
Contract jobs citing Tomcat 49 38 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.03% 0.72% 0.54%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.39% 4.84% 3.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 13 11
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £450 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +16.13% -8.82%
10th Percentile £314 £363 £313
90th Percentile £618 £514 £600
England median daily rate £493 £440 £450
% change year-on-year +11.93% -2.22% +6.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £58.75 - £39.25

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 663 785 845
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 13.88% 14.91% 16.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 433 401 467
West Midlands median daily rate £401 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.13% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £238 £225 £229
90th Percentile £588 £533 £550
England median daily rate £450 £425 £405
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.94% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 30 27
West Midlands median hourly rate £20.00 £20.25 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.23% +15.71% +9.38%
10th Percentile £11.88 £11.19 £10.78
90th Percentile £30.41 £30.05 £34.13
England median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year -5.00% +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 February 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 23 February 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 +16 29 £568 +19.47% 7
Coventry +11 8 £438 +16.67% 1
Warwickshire +7 5 £390 +4.00% 2
Staffordshire - 4 £300 -
Shropshire -7 2 £600 +33.33%
Tomcat
England

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 34 (69.39%) Java
2 27 (55.10%) Continuous Integration
2 27 (55.10%) Jenkins
3 26 (53.06%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (48.98%) Git (software)
5 22 (44.90%) SQL
5 22 (44.90%) Apache
6 21 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
7 20 (40.82%) REST
7 20 (40.82%) Linux
7 20 (40.82%) Maven
8 19 (38.78%) DevOps
9 18 (36.73%) XML
10 17 (34.69%) Spring
11 16 (32.65%) HTTP
11 16 (32.65%) Puppet
12 15 (30.61%) Web Services
12 15 (30.61%) J2EE
13 14 (28.57%) JUnit
13 14 (28.57%) JBoss
13 14 (28.57%) WebSphere
13 14 (28.57%) Amazon EC2
14 13 (26.53%) JSON
14 13 (26.53%) TDD
14 13 (26.53%) Scrum
14 13 (26.53%) VMware
14 13 (26.53%) PostgreSQL
14 13 (26.53%) Servlets
15 12 (24.49%) ITIL
15 12 (24.49%) Service Management

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 22 (44.90%) Apache
2 14 (28.57%) JBoss
2 14 (28.57%) WebSphere
3 10 (20.41%) IIS
4 8 (16.33%) nginx
5 7 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
6 5 (10.20%) Confluence
7 4 (8.16%) WildFly
8 3 (6.12%) Jetty
8 3 (6.12%) Mongrel
8 3 (6.12%) Mule
8 3 (6.12%) Mule ESB
9 2 (4.08%) Cloud Foundry
9 2 (4.08%) WebLogic
9 2 (4.08%) WordPress
10 1 (2.04%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 1 (2.04%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 1 (2.04%) WebLogic Portal
Cloud Services
1 21 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (28.57%) Amazon EC2
3 8 (16.33%) AWS CloudFormation
4 7 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (10.20%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 5 (10.20%) Amazon ELB
5 5 (10.20%) Amazon S3
5 5 (10.20%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 4 (8.16%) GitHub
7 2 (4.08%) Google Analytics
7 2 (4.08%) Google App Engine
7 2 (4.08%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (4.08%) PaaS
8 1 (2.04%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (2.04%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 16 (32.65%) HTTP
2 6 (12.24%) DNS
3 5 (10.20%) OpenLDAP
3 5 (10.20%) OpenVPN
3 5 (10.20%) SSH
4 4 (8.16%) SSL
4 4 (8.16%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.04%) DHCP
5 1 (2.04%) FTP
5 1 (2.04%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (26.53%) PostgreSQL
2 9 (18.37%) RDBMS
2 9 (18.37%) Relational Database
3 8 (16.33%) SQL Server
4 7 (14.29%) Amazon RDS
4 7 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
4 7 (14.29%) SAP Data Services
5 6 (12.24%) Hadoop
6 4 (8.16%) MongoDB
6 4 (8.16%) MySQL
7 3 (6.12%) JasperReports
8 2 (4.08%) Big Data
8 2 (4.08%) DB2
8 2 (4.08%) MariaDB
8 2 (4.08%) NoSQL
9 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database
9 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 27 (55.10%) Jenkins
2 24 (48.98%) Git (software)
3 20 (40.82%) Maven
4 14 (28.57%) JUnit
5 11 (22.45%) Ant
5 11 (22.45%) SonarQube
6 9 (18.37%) Subversion
7 8 (16.33%) Selenium
8 7 (14.29%) Liquibase
8 7 (14.29%) TeamCity
9 6 (12.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 6 (12.24%) DbUnit
9 6 (12.24%) GitLab
9 6 (12.24%) JMeter
9 6 (12.24%) jMock
9 6 (12.24%) Mockito
10 5 (10.20%) Bitbucket
10 5 (10.20%) JIRA
10 5 (10.20%) Sonatype Nexus
11 3 (6.12%) Eclipse
General
1 5 (10.20%) Finance
2 3 (6.12%) Games
3 1 (2.04%) Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (46.94%) Developer
2 19 (38.78%) Java Developer
3 11 (22.45%) DevOps Engineer
4 5 (10.20%) Lead Developer
4 5 (10.20%) Lead Java Developer
4 5 (10.20%) Senior Developer
4 5 (10.20%) Senior Java Developer
4 5 (10.20%) Technical Specialist
5 3 (6.12%) Agile Java Developer
5 3 (6.12%) Architect
5 3 (6.12%) AWS Engineer
5 3 (6.12%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 3 (6.12%) Full Stack Developer
5 3 (6.12%) Java Architect
5 3 (6.12%) Java Software Developer
5 3 (6.12%) Lead Software Developer
5 3 (6.12%) Senior Front-End Developer
5 3 (6.12%) Senior Java Software Developer
5 3 (6.12%) Senior Software Developer
5 3 (6.12%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (40.82%) REST
2 18 (36.73%) XML
3 17 (34.69%) Spring
4 15 (30.61%) J2EE
4 15 (30.61%) Web Services
5 13 (26.53%) JSON
5 13 (26.53%) Servlets
6 11 (22.45%) JMS
6 11 (22.45%) jQuery
7 9 (18.37%) Hibernate
7 9 (18.37%) Middleware
7 9 (18.37%) Struts
8 8 (16.33%) HTML
8 8 (16.33%) JSP
8 8 (16.33%) SOAP
9 6 (12.24%) Apache Camel
9 6 (12.24%) Java EE
9 6 (12.24%) JPA
9 6 (12.24%) PowerMock
9 6 (12.24%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.24%) DataPower
1 6 (12.24%) PKI
2 5 (10.20%) Linux Command Line
3 3 (6.12%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (6.12%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.04%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.04%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 20 (40.82%) Linux
2 10 (20.41%) Windows
3 9 (18.37%) Unix
4 6 (12.24%) CentOS
5 3 (6.12%) Ubuntu
6 1 (2.04%) Debian
6 1 (2.04%) Fedora
6 1 (2.04%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (55.10%) Continuous Integration
2 26 (53.06%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (38.78%) DevOps
4 13 (26.53%) Scrum
4 13 (26.53%) TDD
5 12 (24.49%) ITIL
5 12 (24.49%) Service Management
6 11 (22.45%) Load Balancing
7 10 (20.41%) Test Automation
8 9 (18.37%) Continuous Delivery
9 8 (16.33%) Coaching
9 8 (16.33%) Kanban
10 7 (14.29%) Change Management
11 6 (12.24%) BDD
11 6 (12.24%) Configuration Management
11 6 (12.24%) Continuous Deployment
11 6 (12.24%) Infrastructure Management
11 6 (12.24%) Open Source
11 6 (12.24%) Release Automation
11 6 (12.24%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 34 (69.39%) Java
2 22 (44.90%) SQL
3 11 (22.45%) JavaScript
4 7 (14.29%) Groovy
4 7 (14.29%) PowerShell
5 6 (12.24%) Bash Shell
5 6 (12.24%) Shell Script
6 5 (10.20%) Python
6 5 (10.20%) Ruby
7 4 (8.16%) Perl
7 4 (8.16%) PL/SQL
8 2 (4.08%) C#
8 2 (4.08%) Haskell
8 2 (4.08%) Scala
9 1 (2.04%) Go
Qualifications
1 10 (20.41%) Security Cleared
2 7 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 5 (10.20%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 3 (6.12%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.04%) GCP
System Software
1 9 (18.37%) Docker
2 8 (16.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (14.29%) XenApp
3 7 (14.29%) XenDesktop
4 6 (12.24%) Active Directory
4 6 (12.24%) Microsoft App-V
4 6 (12.24%) vSphere
5 5 (10.20%) Postfix
5 5 (10.20%) Squid
5 5 (10.20%) vCloud
5 5 (10.20%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (4.08%) Xen
7 1 (2.04%) KVM
7 1 (2.04%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 16 (32.65%) Puppet
2 12 (24.49%) Ansible
3 11 (22.45%) logstash
4 9 (18.37%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (14.29%) Kibana
6 6 (12.24%) Graylog
6 6 (12.24%) Nagios
6 6 (12.24%) Rundeck
6 6 (12.24%) SCCM
6 6 (12.24%) Single Sign-On
6 6 (12.24%) Tivoli
7 5 (10.20%) Docker Swarm
7 5 (10.20%) Kubernetes
7 5 (10.20%) Rancher
7 5 (10.20%) Rsyslog
7 5 (10.20%) Sysdig
7 5 (10.20%) Terraform
7 5 (10.20%) ZABBIX
8 3 (6.12%) Salt
9 2 (4.08%) Grafana
Vendors
1 13 (26.53%) VMware
2 10 (20.41%) Microsoft
3 8 (16.33%) Oracle
4 7 (14.29%) Citrix
4 7 (14.29%) SAP
5 6 (12.24%) CA
5 6 (12.24%) IBM
5 6 (12.24%) Micro Focus
5 6 (12.24%) Serena
5 6 (12.24%) Splunk
5 6 (12.24%) Teradata
6 5 (10.20%) Sonatype
7 4 (8.16%) Google
8 3 (6.12%) MuleSoft
8 3 (6.12%) Unisys
8 3 (6.12%) WSO2
9 2 (4.08%) Red Hat
10 1 (2.04%) Adobe
10 1 (2.04%) Perforce
10 1 (2.04%) Rackspace