The table below looks at the statistics for Apache skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apache over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache HTTP Server (httpd)
Rank 100 93 104
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +11
Contract jobs citing Apache 25 30 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.95% 1.24% 1.03%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.04% 7.63% 5.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 9 9
Average daily rate
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£408 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.48% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £255 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £400 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £389 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.38 £30.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+32.39% -12.85%
Apache
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Application Platforms Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
414 393 445
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 15.69% 16.19% 17.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 246 203 220
Average daily rate £400 £370 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% -7.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £504 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 17 17
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.10 £13.05 £9.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.30 £19.30 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -9.32%

Apache
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Apache across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Apache Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Apache
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Apache across the Berkshire region.

Apache Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Apache
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Apache across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Apache Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Apache
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Apache across the Berkshire region.

Apache Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Apache
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Apache within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -11 9 £423 +29.00% 6
Newbury -7 5 - - 1
Bracknell - 5 £408 -
Apache
South East

Apache
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Apache also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Apache.

1 34 (69.39%) Linux
2 33 (67.35%) Java
3 19 (38.78%) Oracle
4 18 (36.73%) HTML
4 18 (36.73%) WebSphere
5 17 (34.69%) UNIX
6 16 (32.65%) IBM
6 16 (32.65%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (30.61%) CSS
7 15 (30.61%) JavaScript
8 13 (26.53%) XML
8 13 (26.53%) Ajax
9 12 (24.49%) WebLogic
10 11 (22.45%) DB2
10 11 (22.45%) AIX
10 11 (22.45%) Subversion
10 11 (22.45%) Middleware
11 10 (20.41%) IBM HTTP Server
11 10 (20.41%) J2EE
11 10 (20.41%) SSL
11 10 (20.41%) E-Commerce
11 10 (20.41%) Performance Tuning
12 9 (18.37%) HTTP
12 9 (18.37%) Red Hat
12 9 (18.37%) MySQL
12 9 (18.37%) Telecoms
12 9 (18.37%) Shell Script
12 9 (18.37%) SSH
13 8 (16.33%) MVC
13 8 (16.33%) SQL

Apache
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Apache also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Apache. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (36.73%) WebSphere
2 12 (24.49%) WebLogic
3 10 (20.41%) IBM HTTP Server
4 7 (14.29%) Tomcat
4 7 (14.29%) Commerce Server
5 6 (12.24%) WebSphere Application Server
5 6 (12.24%) JBoss
5 6 (12.24%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 5 (10.20%) nginx
6 5 (10.20%) Node.js
7 4 (8.16%) IIS
8 2 (4.08%) SharePoint
8 2 (4.08%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 2 (4.08%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (4.08%) GlassFish
9 1 (2.04%) WebSphere Portal
9 1 (2.04%) OpenStack
9 1 (2.04%) Apache Spark
9 1 (2.04%) iPlanet
Applications
1 5 (10.20%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (8.16%) Fredhopper
2 2 (4.08%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.08%) SaaS
2 1 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (20.41%) SSL
2 9 (18.37%) SSH
2 9 (18.37%) HTTP
3 6 (12.24%) TCP/IP
3 6 (12.24%) VPN
3 6 (12.24%) Firewall
4 4 (8.16%) SAN
5 3 (6.12%) Intranet
5 3 (6.12%) LDAP
5 3 (6.12%) LAN
5 3 (6.12%) FTP
5 3 (6.12%) HTTPS
6 2 (4.08%) DHCP
6 2 (4.08%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 2 (4.08%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 1 (2.04%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (2.04%) Internet
7 1 (2.04%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (22.45%) DB2
2 9 (18.37%) MySQL
3 7 (14.29%) Hadoop
4 4 (8.16%) SQL Server
4 4 (8.16%) Relational Database
5 3 (6.12%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (6.12%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (4.08%) Oracle Database
7 1 (2.04%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (2.04%) RDBMS
7 1 (2.04%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (2.04%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (2.04%) NoSQL
7 1 (2.04%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 11 (22.45%) Subversion
2 7 (14.29%) Eclipse
3 6 (12.24%) Ant
3 6 (12.24%) Jenkins
4 5 (10.20%) Xcode
4 5 (10.20%) Maven
5 3 (6.12%) Git (software)
6 2 (4.08%) TeamCity
7 1 (2.04%) WebDriver
7 1 (2.04%) Selenium
7 1 (2.04%) JMeter
General
1 9 (18.37%) Telecoms
2 7 (14.29%) Finance
3 3 (6.12%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.04%) Banking
4 1 (2.04%) Retail
4 1 (2.04%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (30.61%) Developer
2 7 (14.29%) Consultant
3 6 (12.24%) Analyst
3 6 (12.24%) Java Developer
3 6 (12.24%) Technical Analyst
4 5 (10.20%) Front-End Developer
5 4 (8.16%) Deployment Manager
6 3 (6.12%) Support Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) Security Consultant
6 3 (6.12%) Linux Support Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) Linux Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) Linux Support
6 3 (6.12%) Middleware Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) Cyber Security Consultant
7 2 (4.08%) DevOps Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) DevOps Consultant
7 2 (4.08%) TIBCO Architect
7 2 (4.08%) PHP Developer
7 2 (4.08%) Operations Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (36.73%) HTML
2 15 (30.61%) CSS
3 13 (26.53%) XML
3 13 (26.53%) Ajax
4 11 (22.45%) Middleware
5 10 (20.41%) J2EE
6 8 (16.33%) Web Services
6 8 (16.33%) HTML5
7 7 (14.29%) CSS3
7 7 (14.29%) jQuery
8 6 (12.24%) WebCenter
8 6 (12.24%) JSON
8 6 (12.24%) JSP
8 6 (12.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 5 (10.20%) XHTML
9 5 (10.20%) JSTL
9 5 (10.20%) Lucene
10 4 (8.16%) Worklight
11 3 (6.12%) REST
11 3 (6.12%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.20%) W3C
1 5 (10.20%) Clustering
1 5 (10.20%) PKI
2 3 (6.12%) Management Information System
2 3 (6.12%) Replication
2 3 (6.12%) Computer Science
2 3 (6.12%) Mobile Payment
2 3 (6.12%) Algorithms
3 2 (4.08%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.08%) User Experience
3 2 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.04%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.04%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 34 (69.39%) Linux
2 17 (34.69%) UNIX
3 11 (22.45%) AIX
4 8 (16.33%) Windows
5 5 (10.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (8.16%) CentOS
7 3 (6.12%) Ubuntu
7 3 (6.12%) Solaris
8 1 (2.04%) zOS
8 1 (2.04%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (32.65%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (20.41%) E-Commerce
2 10 (20.41%) Performance Tuning
3 8 (16.33%) ITIL
3 8 (16.33%) MVC
4 6 (12.24%) Open Source
5 5 (10.20%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (10.20%) Load Balancing
6 4 (8.16%) Change Management
6 4 (8.16%) DevOps
6 4 (8.16%) Mobile First
7 3 (6.12%) SDLC
7 3 (6.12%) Cyber Security
7 3 (6.12%) Transition Management
7 3 (6.12%) SOA
7 3 (6.12%) Identity Management
7 3 (6.12%) Data Security
7 3 (6.12%) Project Management
7 3 (6.12%) Information Security
7 3 (6.12%) Ethical Hacking
Programming Languages
1 33 (67.35%) Java
2 15 (30.61%) JavaScript
3 9 (18.37%) Shell Script
4 8 (16.33%) SQL
5 7 (14.29%) Python
6 6 (12.24%) PHP
7 5 (10.20%) Objective-C
8 4 (8.16%) C++
8 4 (8.16%) Perl
9 3 (6.12%) Jython
9 3 (6.12%) Bash Shell
10 2 (4.08%) PowerShell
10 2 (4.08%) Ruby
11 1 (2.04%) Korn
Qualifications
1 5 (10.20%) Degree
2 3 (6.12%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.08%) MBA
4 1 (2.04%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.04%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.12%) PCI DSS
2 2 (4.08%) QA
System Software
1 5 (10.20%) VirtualBox
2 3 (6.12%) vSphere
2 3 (6.12%) VMware ESX
2 3 (6.12%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.04%) Squid
3 1 (2.04%) FreeRADIUS
3 1 (2.04%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 5 (10.20%) Vagrant
2 3 (6.12%) Puppet
2 3 (6.12%) cPanel
2 3 (6.12%) Webmin
2 3 (6.12%) Plesk
3 2 (4.08%) TIBCO Hawk
3 2 (4.08%) ZABBIX
4 1 (2.04%) Cacti
4 1 (2.04%) Ganglia
4 1 (2.04%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (2.04%) yum
4 1 (2.04%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (2.04%) Nagios
4 1 (2.04%) Graphite
4 1 (2.04%) Oracle Identity Management
4 1 (2.04%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (2.04%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.04%) collectd
4 1 (2.04%) Ansible
4 1 (2.04%) logstash
Vendors
1 19 (38.78%) Oracle
2 16 (32.65%) IBM
3 9 (18.37%) Red Hat
4 6 (12.24%) Adobe
5 5 (10.20%) Microsoft
5 5 (10.20%) Sencha
5 5 (10.20%) F5
6 4 (8.16%) AppDynamics
6 4 (8.16%) VMware
7 3 (6.12%) Cisco
8 2 (4.08%) Sun
8 2 (4.08%) TIBCO
9 1 (2.04%) Atlassian
9 1 (2.04%) Splunk
9 1 (2.04%) HP
9 1 (2.04%) EMC