The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Berkshire region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache HTTP Server
Rank 96 100 112
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +12
Contract jobs citing Apache 24 23 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.95% 0.96% 0.74%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.83% 5.57% 5.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 9 13
Average daily rate
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£325 £335 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.98% -10.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £290 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £440 £446
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £30.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+1.66% -23.07%
Application Platforms Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
412 413 444
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 16.38% 17.18% 14.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 211 196 208
Average daily rate £350 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £200 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 21 19
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.75 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.40% -26.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.45 £8.77 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.70 £30.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.84 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-11.36% -5.00%
Apache
South East

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 July 2014.

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 July 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +4 8 £290 -31.76% 2
Maidenhead -2 4 £245 -30.00% 1
Slough +3 1 £330 - 2
Newbury - 1 - -
Bracknell - 1 £425 -
Windsor - - - -
Apache
South East

Apache
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 27 (52.94%) Linux
2 17 (33.33%) Cisco
3 14 (27.45%) Oracle
3 14 (27.45%) Firewall
4 13 (25.49%) SNMP
4 13 (25.49%) BIG-IP
4 13 (25.49%) F5
4 13 (25.49%) Cisco Nexus
5 12 (23.53%) FortiGate
5 12 (23.53%) Network Management
5 12 (23.53%) Cisco PIX
5 12 (23.53%) Cisco ASA
5 12 (23.53%) DNS
5 12 (23.53%) VoIP
5 12 (23.53%) OSPF
5 12 (23.53%) Juniper
5 12 (23.53%) CheckPoint
6 11 (21.57%) CCNP
6 11 (21.57%) CISSP
6 11 (21.57%) Cisco Certification
6 11 (21.57%) Check Point Certification
6 11 (21.57%) VPN
6 11 (21.57%) CCIE
6 11 (21.57%) WebLogic
6 11 (21.57%) PHP
7 10 (19.61%) MySQL
7 10 (19.61%) Windows
7 10 (19.61%) Red Hat
8 9 (17.65%) IPsec
8 9 (17.65%) UNIX

Apache
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 11 (21.57%) WebLogic
2 6 (11.76%) IIS
3 5 (9.80%) Tomcat
4 4 (7.84%) Confluence
5 3 (5.88%) Liferay
6 2 (3.92%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (3.92%) SharePoint
6 2 (3.92%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.96%) TIBCO EMS
7 1 (1.96%) Drupal
7 1 (1.96%) Alfresco
7 1 (1.96%) WordPress
7 1 (1.96%) nginx
7 1 (1.96%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (1.96%) CMS
7 1 (1.96%) IBM HTTP Server
7 1 (1.96%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (3.92%) MS Office
1 2 (3.92%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.96%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.92%) CSG Singleview
2 1 (1.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.96%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.92%) GitHub
2 2 (3.92%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (3.92%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 14 (27.45%) Firewall
2 13 (25.49%) SNMP
2 13 (25.49%) BIG-IP
2 13 (25.49%) Cisco Nexus
3 12 (23.53%) Cisco PIX
3 12 (23.53%) Cisco ASA
3 12 (23.53%) VoIP
3 12 (23.53%) OSPF
3 12 (23.53%) DNS
4 11 (21.57%) VPN
5 9 (17.65%) IPsec
6 8 (15.69%) BGP
6 8 (15.69%) MPLS
6 8 (15.69%) FWSM
7 5 (9.80%) HTTP
8 4 (7.84%) SSL
8 4 (7.84%) Cisco IOS
9 3 (5.88%) Network Security
10 2 (3.92%) Internet
10 2 (3.92%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (19.61%) MySQL
2 7 (13.73%) Oracle Database
3 4 (7.84%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.96%) EDRMS
4 1 (1.96%) IDOL
4 1 (1.96%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.96%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 6 (11.76%) JIRA
2 5 (9.80%) Git (software)
3 4 (7.84%) Maven
4 3 (5.88%) Subversion
4 3 (5.88%) Ant
4 3 (5.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (3.92%) Gradle
5 2 (3.92%) Jenkins
5 2 (3.92%) IntelliJ
6 1 (1.96%) CruiseControl
6 1 (1.96%) JUnit
6 1 (1.96%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.96%) Selenium
6 1 (1.96%) Trac
6 1 (1.96%) Apache Ivy
6 1 (1.96%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.96%) Hudson
General
1 5 (9.80%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.92%) Finance
2 2 (3.92%) Retail
3 1 (1.96%) Billing
3 1 (1.96%) Marketing
3 1 (1.96%) Electronics
3 1 (1.96%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.96%) Games
Job Titles
1 10 (19.61%) Developer
2 9 (17.65%) Security Engineer
3 8 (15.69%) Consultant
3 8 (15.69%) IP Engineer
4 7 (13.73%) Design Engineer
5 6 (11.76%) PHP Developer
5 6 (11.76%) Security Consultant
6 5 (9.80%) Administrator
7 4 (7.84%) Network Engineer
7 4 (7.84%) Analyst
7 4 (7.84%) Network Consultant
7 4 (7.84%) Environment Analyst
8 3 (5.88%) Configuration Engineer
8 3 (5.88%) Linux Administrator
8 3 (5.88%) Senior Security Engineer
8 3 (5.88%) IP Network Engineer
8 3 (5.88%) Network Design Engineer
8 3 (5.88%) Network Security Consultant
8 3 (5.88%) Test Analyst
8 3 (5.88%) Senior IP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (13.73%) LAMP
2 6 (11.76%) Web Services
3 4 (7.84%) Middleware
4 3 (5.88%) OSGi
4 3 (5.88%) HTML
4 3 (5.88%) Spring
4 3 (5.88%) Ajax
5 2 (3.92%) J2EE
5 2 (3.92%) CSS
5 2 (3.92%) Apache Camel
5 2 (3.92%) JMS
5 2 (3.92%) Struts
5 2 (3.92%) Apache CXF
6 1 (1.96%) Hibernate
6 1 (1.96%) Lucene
6 1 (1.96%) CGI
6 1 (1.96%) CPAN
6 1 (1.96%) X-Windows
6 1 (1.96%) Servlets
6 1 (1.96%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.92%) PKI
1 2 (3.92%) Open Source
2 1 (1.96%) Digital Media
2 1 (1.96%) DTV
2 1 (1.96%) Clustering
2 1 (1.96%) Statistics
2 1 (1.96%) CMDB
2 1 (1.96%) Wiki
2 1 (1.96%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 27 (52.94%) Linux
2 10 (19.61%) Windows
3 9 (17.65%) UNIX
3 9 (17.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (13.73%) Solaris
5 4 (7.84%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (7.84%) HPUX
5 4 (7.84%) zOS
6 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (3.92%) CentOS
6 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.96%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (1.96%) FreeBSD
7 1 (1.96%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (23.53%) Network Management
2 6 (11.76%) Scrum
2 6 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (9.80%) ITIL
3 5 (9.80%) E-Commerce
4 4 (7.84%) MVC
4 4 (7.84%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (5.88%) Demand Forecasting
5 3 (5.88%) OOP
5 3 (5.88%) Risk Assessment
5 3 (5.88%) Network Design
6 2 (3.92%) ITIL V3
6 2 (3.92%) OO
6 2 (3.92%) CRM
6 2 (3.92%) EAI
6 2 (3.92%) SOA
6 2 (3.92%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (3.92%) Service Delivery
6 2 (3.92%) Configuration Management
6 2 (3.92%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 11 (21.57%) PHP
2 7 (13.73%) SQL
2 7 (13.73%) Java
3 6 (11.76%) JavaScript
4 4 (7.84%) Bash Shell
5 3 (5.88%) PHP5
5 3 (5.88%) Perl
6 2 (3.92%) Ruby
6 2 (3.92%) Python
6 2 (3.92%) PowerShell
6 2 (3.92%) C
7 1 (1.96%) Scala
7 1 (1.96%) C-shell
7 1 (1.96%) Groovy
7 1 (1.96%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.96%) AWK
7 1 (1.96%) Korn
Qualifications
1 11 (21.57%) CCIE
1 11 (21.57%) CCNP
1 11 (21.57%) CISSP
1 11 (21.57%) Cisco Certification
1 11 (21.57%) Check Point Certification
2 7 (13.73%) CCDP
2 7 (13.73%) CCSP
3 5 (9.80%) Security Cleared
4 3 (5.88%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.96%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (1.96%) PMP
5 1 (1.96%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.96%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.73%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.96%) QA
System Software
1 7 (13.73%) Xen
2 4 (7.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.92%) ISA Server
4 1 (1.96%) Sendmail
4 1 (1.96%) NFS
4 1 (1.96%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (23.53%) FortiGate
2 3 (5.88%) Nagios
2 3 (5.88%) Nessus
3 2 (3.92%) Plesk
3 2 (3.92%) Puppet
4 1 (1.96%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.96%) YUM
4 1 (1.96%) Cacti
4 1 (1.96%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.96%) Tivoli Monitoring
4 1 (1.96%) Netcool
4 1 (1.96%) Netcool/OMNIbus
Vendors
1 17 (33.33%) Cisco
2 14 (27.45%) Oracle
3 13 (25.49%) F5
4 12 (23.53%) CheckPoint
4 12 (23.53%) Juniper
5 10 (19.61%) Red Hat
6 6 (11.76%) Citrix
6 6 (11.76%) IBM
7 4 (7.84%) Ericsson
7 4 (7.84%) HP
7 4 (7.84%) Zend
7 4 (7.84%) VMware
7 4 (7.84%) Blue Coat
8 3 (5.88%) Microsoft
9 2 (3.92%) PeopleSoft
9 2 (3.92%) TIBCO
10 1 (1.96%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
10 1 (1.96%) Meridio
10 1 (1.96%) Google
10 1 (1.96%) Huawei
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