Period
to 15 November 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 15 November 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
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 168 159 150
Rank change year-on-year -9 -9 +9
Contract jobs citing Tomcat 42 30 71
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.81% 0.62% 1.14%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.91% 4.13% 6.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 17 42
West Midlands median daily rate £366 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.40% -11.76% +19.97%
10th Percentile £200 £298 £325
90th Percentile £468 £506 £511
England median daily rate £500 £478 £450
% change year-on-year +4.71% +6.11% +4.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £44.25 £44.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +0.57% +3.53% +6.25%

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 855 727 1,066
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 16.59% 15.10% 17.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 483 466 620
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.87% +1.31% +6.67%
10th Percentile £250 £212 £238
90th Percentile £563 £569 £525
England median daily rate £465 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +3.33% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 29 28
West Midlands median hourly rate £18.00 £19.50 £15.46
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.69% +26.11% -6.85%
10th Percentile £11.00 £12.70 £10.60
90th Percentile £38.88 £42.20 £24.00
England median hourly rate £22.00 £21.25 £20.00
% change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% +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 15 November 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 15 November 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 -27 22 £405 -17.05% 1
Birmingham -1 9 £165 -63.33% 6
Warwickshire +11 4 £350 -9.68% 1
Coventry -14 3 £425 +25.93% 1
Sutton Coldfield - 3 £338 -
Tomcat
England

For the 6 months to 15 November 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 30 (71.43%) Java
2 27 (64.29%) Linux
2 27 (64.29%) DevOps
3 26 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (59.52%) JavaScript
5 24 (57.14%) Windows
6 22 (52.38%) Selenium
6 22 (52.38%) Analytics
6 22 (52.38%) Cucumber
7 21 (50.00%) Git (software)
7 21 (50.00%) Test Automation
7 21 (50.00%) Jenkins
7 21 (50.00%) Ant
8 20 (47.62%) jQuery
8 20 (47.62%) Ruby
8 20 (47.62%) Microservices
9 19 (45.24%) Kibana
9 19 (45.24%) Karma Test Runner
9 19 (45.24%) Sublime Text
9 19 (45.24%) Grunt
9 19 (45.24%) AngularJS
9 19 (45.24%) Gherkin
9 19 (45.24%) GitHub
9 19 (45.24%) nginx
9 19 (45.24%) Groovy
9 19 (45.24%) Node.js
9 19 (45.24%) Puppet
9 19 (45.24%) MongoDB
9 19 (45.24%) NoSQL
9 19 (45.24%) Open Source

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 (45.24%) nginx
2 17 (40.48%) JBoss
3 16 (38.10%) Apache
4 9 (21.43%) WebLogic
5 7 (16.67%) WebSphere
6 6 (14.29%) IIS
7 4 (9.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 4 (9.52%) WildFly
8 2 (4.76%) Confluence
8 2 (4.76%) Documentum
8 2 (4.76%) MS Exchange
8 2 (4.76%) Skype for Business
9 1 (2.38%) CMS
9 1 (2.38%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 3 (7.14%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 19 (45.24%) GitHub
1 19 (45.24%) Google Analytics
2 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.38%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (45.24%) HTTP
1 19 (45.24%) SSL
1 19 (45.24%) TCP/IP
2 3 (7.14%) SAN
3 2 (4.76%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (4.76%) Internet
3 2 (4.76%) LAN
3 2 (4.76%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (45.24%) MongoDB
1 19 (45.24%) NoSQL
2 10 (23.81%) SQL Server
3 5 (11.90%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (11.90%) MySQL
3 5 (11.90%) Oracle Database
4 3 (7.14%) OLAP
4 3 (7.14%) Oracle Database 12c
4 3 (7.14%) Oracle OLAP
4 3 (7.14%) Pentaho
5 2 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (4.76%) RDBMS
5 2 (4.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 22 (52.38%) Cucumber
1 22 (52.38%) Selenium
2 21 (50.00%) Ant
2 21 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 21 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 19 (45.24%) Gatling
3 19 (45.24%) Grunt
3 19 (45.24%) gulp
3 19 (45.24%) IntelliJ
3 19 (45.24%) Karma Test Runner
3 19 (45.24%) Sublime Text
4 12 (28.57%) Bitbucket
5 11 (26.19%) JUnit
6 8 (19.05%) Eclipse
6 8 (19.05%) RSpec
7 3 (7.14%) JIRA
8 2 (4.76%) GitLab
8 2 (4.76%) Maven
8 2 (4.76%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (4.76%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 1 (2.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (33.33%) Developer
2 8 (19.05%) Software Engineer
3 7 (16.67%) Architect
3 7 (16.67%) Java Developer
4 4 (9.52%) Applications Support
4 4 (9.52%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 4 (9.52%) Technical Support
5 3 (7.14%) Administrator
5 3 (7.14%) DBA
5 3 (7.14%) Hybris Architect
5 3 (7.14%) SAP Architect
6 2 (4.76%) IT Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Linux Specialist
6 2 (4.76%) Oracle DBA
6 2 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (4.76%) Technical Architect
7 1 (2.38%) Applications Support Specialist
7 1 (2.38%) Documentum Developer
7 1 (2.38%) Java Architect
7 1 (2.38%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (47.62%) jQuery
2 19 (45.24%) AngularJS
2 19 (45.24%) Gherkin
2 19 (45.24%) Node.js
2 19 (45.24%) Servlets
3 18 (42.86%) CSS
3 18 (42.86%) Spring
4 13 (30.95%) RESTful
5 12 (28.57%) HTML
5 12 (28.57%) XML
6 11 (26.19%) Hibernate
7 10 (23.81%) J2EE
7 10 (23.81%) SOAP
8 9 (21.43%) REST
9 8 (19.05%) Ruby on Rails
10 7 (16.67%) EJB
10 7 (16.67%) HTML5
10 7 (16.67%) J2SE
10 7 (16.67%) JSON
10 7 (16.67%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.14%) Client/Server
2 2 (4.76%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 27 (64.29%) Linux
2 24 (57.14%) Windows
3 19 (45.24%) Ubuntu
4 10 (23.81%) Unix
5 5 (11.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (4.76%) Solaris
6 2 (4.76%) Windows Server
7 1 (2.38%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (64.29%) DevOps
2 26 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (52.38%) Analytics
4 21 (50.00%) Test Automation
5 20 (47.62%) Microservices
6 19 (45.24%) Configuration Management
6 19 (45.24%) Continuous Integration
6 19 (45.24%) Open Source
7 12 (28.57%) Process Improvement
7 12 (28.57%) Test Strategy
8 8 (19.05%) Continuous Improvement
8 8 (19.05%) Software Engineering
9 5 (11.90%) ITIL
9 5 (11.90%) Kanban
9 5 (11.90%) Scrum
10 4 (9.52%) Change Management
10 4 (9.52%) Service Management
10 4 (9.52%) SOA
11 3 (7.14%) ETL
11 3 (7.14%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 30 (71.43%) Java
2 25 (59.52%) JavaScript
3 20 (47.62%) Ruby
4 19 (45.24%) C#
4 19 (45.24%) Groovy
4 19 (45.24%) Haskell
4 19 (45.24%) Perl
4 19 (45.24%) Python
5 14 (33.33%) SQL
6 7 (16.67%) Scala
7 4 (9.52%) PowerShell
8 2 (4.76%) Korn
9 1 (2.38%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (4.76%) SC Cleared
1 2 (4.76%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) QA
1 1 (2.38%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (35.71%) Docker
2 6 (14.29%) Active Directory
3 4 (9.52%) NFS
3 4 (9.52%) XenApp
3 4 (9.52%) XenDesktop
4 2 (4.76%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 2 (4.76%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (4.76%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (2.38%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 19 (45.24%) Grafana
1 19 (45.24%) Kibana
1 19 (45.24%) Puppet
2 3 (7.14%) Data Guard
2 3 (7.14%) Oracle EDQ
2 3 (7.14%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (4.76%) Kubernetes
3 2 (4.76%) Oracle ZFS
3 2 (4.76%) Simpana
4 1 (2.38%) Ansible
4 1 (2.38%) Docker Swarm
4 1 (2.38%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (45.24%) Google
2 12 (28.57%) Oracle
3 7 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 5 (11.90%) Red Hat
5 4 (9.52%) Citrix
6 3 (7.14%) Adobe
6 3 (7.14%) Cognos
6 3 (7.14%) hybris
6 3 (7.14%) SAP
6 3 (7.14%) webMethods
7 2 (4.76%) Atlassian
7 2 (4.76%) CommVault
7 2 (4.76%) IBM
7 2 (4.76%) NetApp
7 2 (4.76%) Netezza
7 2 (4.76%) Pega
7 2 (4.76%) Sun
7 2 (4.76%) Veritas
7 2 (4.76%) VMware