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 27 November 2014 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache HTTP Server
Rank 87 105 104
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -1
Contract jobs citing Apache 35 21 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.34% 0.85% 0.75%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.14% 4.02% 6.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 12 8
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£335 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.66% +7.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate £389 £365 £340
% change year-on-year
+6.67% +7.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £24.50
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +32.65%
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
430 523 333
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 16.47% 21.14% 12.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 234 301 141
Average daily rate £416 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.06% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 19 24
Average hourly rate £37.50 £27.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.88% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.60 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £148.50 £41.50 £46.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.15 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+10.78% -9.73%

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 27 November 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 27 November 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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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 £325 -7.14% 7
Maidenhead +7 7 - -
Bracknell - 5 £300 -
Slough -9 2 £360 -3.93% 3
Windsor - - - -
Newbury - - - -
Apache
South East

Apache
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 44 (67.69%) Linux
2 26 (40.00%) Windows
3 24 (36.92%) PHP
3 24 (36.92%) Oracle
4 21 (32.31%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (30.77%) Open Source
5 20 (30.77%) Java
6 19 (29.23%) SQL
6 19 (29.23%) LAMP
7 18 (27.69%) MySQL
8 17 (26.15%) XML
9 16 (24.62%) SSL
9 16 (24.62%) Windows Server 2008
10 15 (23.08%) Internet
10 15 (23.08%) WebLogic
11 14 (21.54%) SQL Server
11 14 (21.54%) JavaScript
11 14 (21.54%) ITIL
11 14 (21.54%) UNIX
11 14 (21.54%) REST
11 14 (21.54%) Jenkins
12 13 (20.00%) HTML
12 13 (20.00%) Tomcat
12 13 (20.00%) Solaris
12 13 (20.00%) Red Hat
12 13 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
13 12 (18.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 12 (18.46%) Bash Shell
13 12 (18.46%) Scrum
13 12 (18.46%) DNS

Apache
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 15 (23.08%) WebLogic
2 13 (20.00%) Tomcat
3 12 (18.46%) IIS
4 11 (16.92%) Drupal
5 3 (4.62%) Liferay
5 3 (4.62%) Alfresco
6 2 (3.08%) Apache ServiceMix
6 2 (3.08%) CMS
6 2 (3.08%) WebSphere
6 2 (3.08%) WordPress
6 2 (3.08%) JBoss
7 1 (1.54%) iPlanet
7 1 (1.54%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (1.54%) nginx
7 1 (1.54%) WebSphere Portal
7 1 (1.54%) Confluence
7 1 (1.54%) Joomla!
7 1 (1.54%) TIBCO EMS
7 1 (1.54%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 2 (3.08%) MS Visio
1 2 (3.08%) MS Office
2 1 (1.54%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.08%) CSG Singleview
2 1 (1.54%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.62%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (4.62%) GitHub
2 2 (3.08%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (3.08%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (24.62%) SSL
2 15 (23.08%) Internet
3 12 (18.46%) DNS
4 7 (10.77%) Firewall
5 6 (9.23%) Cisco Nexus
5 6 (9.23%) IPsec
5 6 (9.23%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (9.23%) BGP
5 6 (9.23%) VPN
5 6 (9.23%) HTTP
6 5 (7.69%) Ethernet
6 5 (7.69%) SAN
6 5 (7.69%) Network Security
6 5 (7.69%) VLAN
6 5 (7.69%) NetScaler
6 5 (7.69%) Cisco ISE
7 4 (6.15%) SSH
7 4 (6.15%) Cisco IOS
8 3 (4.62%) FTP
8 3 (4.62%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (27.69%) MySQL
2 14 (21.54%) SQL Server
3 7 (10.77%) Relational Database
4 6 (9.23%) Oracle Database
4 6 (9.23%) DB2
5 4 (6.15%) MongoDB
5 4 (6.15%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.54%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.54%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (21.54%) Jenkins
2 11 (16.92%) Git (software)
3 10 (15.38%) Bitbucket
4 8 (12.31%) Subversion
5 7 (10.77%) Eclipse
6 5 (7.69%) JIRA
7 4 (6.15%) GCC
8 3 (4.62%) IntelliJ
8 3 (4.62%) Gradle
9 2 (3.08%) JUnit
10 1 (1.54%) Ant
10 1 (1.54%) Mercurial
10 1 (1.54%) PHPUnit
10 1 (1.54%) TeamCity
10 1 (1.54%) Selenium
10 1 (1.54%) Maven
10 1 (1.54%) CruiseControl
10 1 (1.54%) Hudson
10 1 (1.54%) Trac
General
1 4 (6.15%) Finance
2 2 (3.08%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.54%) Marketing
3 1 (1.54%) Retail
3 1 (1.54%) Billing
Job Titles
1 15 (23.08%) Developer
2 10 (15.38%) DevOps Engineer
3 9 (13.85%) Java Developer
4 6 (9.23%) Security Engineer
5 5 (7.69%) Analyst
5 5 (7.69%) PHP Developer
6 4 (6.15%) Web Hosting Specialist
6 4 (6.15%) Web Infrastructure Specialist
6 4 (6.15%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 4 (6.15%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
6 4 (6.15%) Environment Analyst
6 4 (6.15%) Designer
6 4 (6.15%) Network Engineer
6 4 (6.15%) Senior Developer
6 4 (6.15%) Network Security Engineer
6 4 (6.15%) Support Specialist
6 4 (6.15%) Administrator
7 3 (4.62%) Consultant
7 3 (4.62%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (4.62%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (29.23%) LAMP
2 17 (26.15%) XML
3 14 (21.54%) REST
4 13 (20.00%) HTML
5 11 (16.92%) J2EE
6 10 (15.38%) CSS
7 9 (13.85%) Web Services
8 8 (12.31%) Spring
8 8 (12.31%) jQuery
9 7 (10.77%) Servlets
10 5 (7.69%) SOAP
10 5 (7.69%) HTML5
10 5 (7.69%) Regular Expression
11 4 (6.15%) Apache Camel
11 4 (6.15%) RabbitMQ
11 4 (6.15%) CSS3
11 4 (6.15%) JSON
11 4 (6.15%) Spring Security
11 4 (6.15%) Struts
11 4 (6.15%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (30.77%) Open Source
2 4 (6.15%) IVR
3 2 (3.08%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.54%) CMDB
4 1 (1.54%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 44 (67.69%) Linux
2 26 (40.00%) Windows
3 16 (24.62%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (21.54%) UNIX
5 13 (20.00%) Solaris
6 12 (18.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (10.77%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (9.23%) AIX
10 5 (7.69%) zOS
10 5 (7.69%) SUSE
10 5 (7.69%) Oracle Linux
11 4 (6.15%) HPUX
12 2 (3.08%) Debian
13 1 (1.54%) FreeBSD
13 1 (1.54%) CentOS
13 1 (1.54%) Android
13 1 (1.54%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (32.31%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (21.54%) ITIL
3 13 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (18.46%) Scrum
4 12 (18.46%) DevOps
5 10 (15.38%) Identity Management
5 10 (15.38%) Performance Analysis
6 8 (12.31%) Change Management
6 8 (12.31%) E-Commerce
7 7 (10.77%) OO
8 6 (9.23%) MVC
8 6 (9.23%) Load Balancing
8 6 (9.23%) Product Management
9 5 (7.69%) SOA
9 5 (7.69%) TDD
10 4 (6.15%) Penetration Testing
10 4 (6.15%) Unit Testing
11 3 (4.62%) OOP
11 3 (4.62%) Pair Programming
11 3 (4.62%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (36.92%) PHP
2 20 (30.77%) Java
3 19 (29.23%) SQL
4 14 (21.54%) JavaScript
5 12 (18.46%) Bash Shell
6 6 (9.23%) Perl
7 5 (7.69%) Korn
8 3 (4.62%) Python
8 3 (4.62%) Scala
8 3 (4.62%) Groovy
8 3 (4.62%) PowerShell
8 3 (4.62%) PHP5
9 2 (3.08%) AWK
9 2 (3.08%) Ruby
9 2 (3.08%) Shell Script
9 2 (3.08%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.54%) ActionScript
10 1 (1.54%) PHP4
10 1 (1.54%) sed
Qualifications
1 10 (15.38%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (4.62%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.08%) Degree
4 1 (1.54%) CCIE
4 1 (1.54%) CCSP
4 1 (1.54%) CCNP
4 1 (1.54%) CCDP
4 1 (1.54%) PMP
4 1 (1.54%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.54%) CISSP
4 1 (1.54%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.54%) Check Point Certification
4 1 (1.54%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.69%) QA
2 2 (3.08%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (15.38%) KVM
2 6 (9.23%) Xen
3 5 (7.69%) vSphere
3 5 (7.69%) FreeRADIUS
4 4 (6.15%) OpenSSH
4 4 (6.15%) Firmware
5 3 (4.62%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (1.54%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 12 (18.46%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (15.38%) Puppet
2 10 (15.38%) Vagrant
3 5 (7.69%) CA Spectrum
4 3 (4.62%) Nessus
5 2 (3.08%) Plesk
5 2 (3.08%) Tivoli
5 2 (3.08%) Nagios
6 1 (1.54%) Tivoli Monitoring
6 1 (1.54%) Netcool
6 1 (1.54%) Netcool/OMNIbus
6 1 (1.54%) Cacti
6 1 (1.54%) SCCM
6 1 (1.54%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 24 (36.92%) Oracle
2 13 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 11 (16.92%) Cisco
3 11 (16.92%) IBM
3 11 (16.92%) Citrix
4 7 (10.77%) VMware
5 6 (9.23%) CheckPoint
6 5 (7.69%) CA
6 5 (7.69%) Splunk
7 4 (6.15%) Zend
7 4 (6.15%) Microsoft
8 3 (4.62%) HP
8 3 (4.62%) GigaSpaces
9 2 (3.08%) F5
9 2 (3.08%) TIBCO
9 2 (3.08%) PeopleSoft
10 1 (1.54%) Ericsson
10 1 (1.54%) Siemens
10 1 (1.54%) Juniper
10 1 (1.54%) Nokia Solutions and Networks