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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache HTTP Server
Rank 106 93 111
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +18
Contract jobs citing Apache 23 28 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.81% 1.14% 0.80%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.03% 7.89% 6.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 11 18
Average daily rate £388 £350 £283
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% +23.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £325 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £408 £383
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
- +25.00%
Application Platforms Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
457 355 401
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 16.01% 14.44% 12.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 232 158 184
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £215 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 29 16
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -24.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.10 £15.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.30 £33.95 £45.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Reading -3 11 £375 -6.25% 6
Slough +6 3 £363 +3.57% 2
Bracknell - 2 - - 1
Maidenhead - 1 £250 -
Newbury - - - - 1
Windsor - - - -
Apache
South East

Apache
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 24 (40.00%) UNIX
2 22 (36.67%) Java
2 22 (36.67%) Linux
2 22 (36.67%) Tomcat
3 20 (33.33%) Telecoms
4 19 (31.67%) Windows
5 18 (30.00%) Firewall
6 16 (26.67%) IIS
7 15 (25.00%) JavaScript
7 15 (25.00%) PHP
8 14 (23.33%) Oracle
9 13 (21.67%) MySQL
9 13 (21.67%) Web Services
9 13 (21.67%) Cisco
10 12 (20.00%) WebLogic
11 11 (18.33%) TCP/IP
12 10 (16.67%) HTTP
12 10 (16.67%) Solaris
12 10 (16.67%) SQL
12 10 (16.67%) SAN
13 9 (15.00%) Red Hat
13 9 (15.00%) Cisco Certification
13 9 (15.00%) ITIL
13 9 (15.00%) PRINCE2
13 9 (15.00%) JBoss
13 9 (15.00%) Scrum
13 9 (15.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 8 (13.33%) Ajax
14 8 (13.33%) E-Commerce
14 8 (13.33%) VPN

Apache
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 22 (36.67%) Tomcat
2 16 (26.67%) IIS
3 12 (20.00%) WebLogic
4 6 (10.00%) Confluence
5 5 (8.33%) IBM HTTP Server
6 3 (5.00%) SharePoint
7 2 (3.33%) WordPress
7 2 (3.33%) WebSphere
7 2 (3.33%) Drupal
7 2 (3.33%) Liferay
7 2 (3.33%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (3.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 1 (1.67%) Commerce Server
8 1 (1.67%) WebLogic Portal
8 1 (1.67%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (1.67%) CMS
8 1 (1.67%) nginx
8 1 (1.67%) TIBCO EMS
8 1 (1.67%) Jetty
Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (1.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.67%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (1.67%) Oracle BRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (30.00%) Firewall
2 11 (18.33%) TCP/IP
3 10 (16.67%) HTTP
3 10 (16.67%) SAN
4 8 (13.33%) VPN
4 8 (13.33%) DNS
5 7 (11.67%) VoIP
5 7 (11.67%) Cisco Nexus
6 6 (10.00%) FWSM
6 6 (10.00%) Cisco PIX
6 6 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (10.00%) BIG-IP
6 6 (10.00%) SNMP
6 6 (10.00%) Wireless
6 6 (10.00%) IPsec
6 6 (10.00%) MPLS
6 6 (10.00%) OSPF
6 6 (10.00%) BGP
7 5 (8.33%) LAN
8 4 (6.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (21.67%) MySQL
2 4 (6.67%) SQL Server
3 3 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (3.33%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.67%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.67%) EDRMS
5 1 (1.67%) DataStage
5 1 (1.67%) DB2
5 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.67%) IDOL
5 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 7 (11.67%) JIRA
1 7 (11.67%) Maven
2 6 (10.00%) Git (software)
3 5 (8.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 4 (6.67%) Subversion
4 4 (6.67%) Ant
5 3 (5.00%) Jenkins
5 3 (5.00%) Eclipse
6 2 (3.33%) Selenium
6 2 (3.33%) JUnit
6 2 (3.33%) Hudson
7 1 (1.67%) Gradle
7 1 (1.67%) Apache Ivy
7 1 (1.67%) LoadRunner
7 1 (1.67%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
7 1 (1.67%) IntelliJ
7 1 (1.67%) CruiseControl
7 1 (1.67%) PHPUnit
7 1 (1.67%) Mercurial
7 1 (1.67%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 20 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 6 (10.00%) Billing
3 3 (5.00%) Finance
4 1 (1.67%) Electronics
4 1 (1.67%) Games
4 1 (1.67%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.67%) Banking
4 1 (1.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (23.33%) Developer
2 8 (13.33%) PHP Developer
2 8 (13.33%) Project Manager
3 7 (11.67%) Administrator
4 6 (10.00%) Architect
5 5 (8.33%) Technical Manager
6 4 (6.67%) IP Engineer
6 4 (6.67%) Security Engineer
6 4 (6.67%) Design Engineer
6 4 (6.67%) Technical Project Manager
6 4 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (6.67%) Configuration Engineer
7 3 (5.00%) Senior Design Engineer
7 3 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (5.00%) DBA
7 3 (5.00%) Service Manager
7 3 (5.00%) Senior Security Engineer
7 3 (5.00%) Senior IP Engineer
8 2 (3.33%) Web Manager
8 2 (3.33%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (21.67%) Web Services
2 8 (13.33%) Ajax
2 8 (13.33%) HTML
3 6 (10.00%) XML
3 6 (10.00%) J2EE
4 5 (8.33%) XHTML
4 5 (8.33%) Hibernate
4 5 (8.33%) Spring
5 4 (6.67%) jQuery
5 4 (6.67%) .NET
5 4 (6.67%) OSGi
6 3 (5.00%) Middleware
6 3 (5.00%) CSS
6 3 (5.00%) Apache CXF
6 3 (5.00%) Zend Framework
6 3 (5.00%) Java EE
7 2 (3.33%) LAMP
7 2 (3.33%) SOAP
7 2 (3.33%) Struts
7 2 (3.33%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.67%) Clustering
2 3 (5.00%) PKI
3 1 (1.67%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.67%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.67%) DTV
3 1 (1.67%) Statistics
3 1 (1.67%) Wiki
3 1 (1.67%) Open Source
3 1 (1.67%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 24 (40.00%) UNIX
2 22 (36.67%) Linux
3 19 (31.67%) Windows
4 10 (16.67%) Solaris
5 9 (15.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (11.67%) HPUX
7 6 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (5.00%) Windows 7
10 2 (3.33%) AIX
10 2 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (1.67%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (1.67%) Windows XP
11 1 (1.67%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (15.00%) ITIL
1 9 (15.00%) PRINCE2
1 9 (15.00%) Scrum
2 8 (13.33%) E-Commerce
2 8 (13.33%) Project Management
3 6 (10.00%) Network Management
3 6 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (10.00%) Migration
3 6 (10.00%) OOP
3 6 (10.00%) MVC
4 5 (8.33%) OO
5 4 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (5.00%) Change Control
6 3 (5.00%) Transition Management
6 3 (5.00%) Service Management
6 3 (5.00%) OOD
6 3 (5.00%) Data Protection
7 2 (3.33%) System Testing
7 2 (3.33%) Content Management
7 2 (3.33%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 22 (36.67%) Java
2 15 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 15 (25.00%) PHP
3 10 (16.67%) SQL
4 6 (10.00%) PHP5
4 6 (10.00%) PL/SQL
4 6 (10.00%) C
5 5 (8.33%) Perl
6 3 (5.00%) Bash Shell
7 2 (3.33%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.67%) C#
8 1 (1.67%) Python
8 1 (1.67%) Jython
8 1 (1.67%) Ruby
8 1 (1.67%) Korn
8 1 (1.67%) C-shell
8 1 (1.67%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 9 (15.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (10.00%) CCIE
2 6 (10.00%) CCSP
2 6 (10.00%) CCNP
2 6 (10.00%) CCDP
2 6 (10.00%) CISSP
2 6 (10.00%) Check Point Certification
3 5 (8.33%) SC Cleared
3 5 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 3 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (3.33%) MCSE
5 2 (3.33%) MCDBA
5 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.67%) PMP
6 1 (1.67%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.00%) ISA Server
3 2 (3.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.33%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.67%) NFS
4 1 (1.67%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (1.67%) UAG
4 1 (1.67%) Sendmail
4 1 (1.67%) Xen
4 1 (1.67%) Squid
Systems Management
1 6 (10.00%) FortiGate
2 2 (3.33%) Foglight
2 2 (3.33%) HP SIM
3 1 (1.67%) Puppet
3 1 (1.67%) nmon
3 1 (1.67%) TIBCO Hawk
3 1 (1.67%) Nagios
3 1 (1.67%) MOM
3 1 (1.67%) YUM
Vendors
1 14 (23.33%) Oracle
2 13 (21.67%) Cisco
3 9 (15.00%) Red Hat
3 9 (15.00%) JBoss
4 8 (13.33%) Sun
5 7 (11.67%) HP
5 7 (11.67%) Zend
6 6 (10.00%) F5
6 6 (10.00%) IBM
6 6 (10.00%) CheckPoint
6 6 (10.00%) Juniper
7 5 (8.33%) Microsoft
8 4 (6.67%) VMware
9 2 (3.33%) TIBCO
9 2 (3.33%) Ericsson
10 1 (1.67%) M86 Security
10 1 (1.67%) Talend
10 1 (1.67%) Websense
10 1 (1.67%) BEA
10 1 (1.67%) Dell
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