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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache HTTP Server (httpd)
Rank 98 90 83
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -7
Contract jobs citing Apache 29 38 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.11% 1.47% 1.41%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.53% 7.95% 10.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 19 17
Average daily rate
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£383 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £210 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £414 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £20.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+23.07% +71.05%
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
385 478 286
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 14.76% 18.46% 13.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 195 246 124
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £240 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 22 18
Average hourly rate £22.00 £25.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% +13.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £113.50 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.38 £18.40
% change year-on-year
-2.04% -0.13%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 +9 14 £425 +102.38% 2
Bracknell - 10 £378 -
Slough -9 2 £344 -11.29% 2
Newbury -12 1 - -
Windsor - - - -
Maidenhead - - - - 4
Apache
South East

Apache
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 44 (61.97%) Linux
2 32 (45.07%) Java
3 23 (32.39%) PHP
4 22 (30.99%) Tomcat
4 22 (30.99%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (30.99%) Open Source
5 21 (29.58%) SSL
5 21 (29.58%) Windows
6 20 (28.17%) Oracle
7 19 (26.76%) XML
7 19 (26.76%) Jenkins
8 17 (23.94%) HTML
9 16 (22.54%) SQL
9 16 (22.54%) J2EE
9 16 (22.54%) DNS
10 15 (21.13%) MySQL
10 15 (21.13%) JavaScript
10 15 (21.13%) LAMP
10 15 (21.13%) Continuous Integration
10 15 (21.13%) Spring
11 14 (19.72%) Windows Server 2008
11 14 (19.72%) REST
11 14 (19.72%) Perl
11 14 (19.72%) UNIX
12 13 (18.31%) Solaris
12 13 (18.31%) IIS
12 13 (18.31%) IBM
12 13 (18.31%) Eclipse
12 13 (18.31%) Internet
12 13 (18.31%) Git (software)

Apache
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 22 (30.99%) Tomcat
2 13 (18.31%) IIS
3 11 (15.49%) Drupal
4 10 (14.08%) WebSphere
4 10 (14.08%) WebLogic
5 9 (12.68%) IBM HTTP Server
6 6 (8.45%) WebSphere Application Server
6 6 (8.45%) JBoss
6 6 (8.45%) Adobe CQ
7 5 (7.04%) Liferay
8 4 (5.63%) Alfresco
9 3 (4.23%) WebSphere Portal
9 3 (4.23%) iPlanet
10 2 (2.82%) CMS
10 2 (2.82%) Confluence
10 2 (2.82%) WordPress
10 2 (2.82%) Apache ServiceMix
11 1 (1.41%) MediaWiki
11 1 (1.41%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (1.41%) Joomla!
Applications
1 1 (1.41%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.63%) GitHub
2 1 (1.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (29.58%) SSL
2 16 (22.54%) DNS
3 13 (18.31%) Internet
4 12 (16.90%) HTTP
5 7 (9.86%) Firewall
6 6 (8.45%) BGP
6 6 (8.45%) IPsec
6 6 (8.45%) TCP/IP
6 6 (8.45%) VPN
6 6 (8.45%) Network Security
7 5 (7.04%) Cisco ISE
7 5 (7.04%) NetScaler
7 5 (7.04%) Cisco Nexus
7 5 (7.04%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (7.04%) SSH
7 5 (7.04%) VLAN
7 5 (7.04%) Ethernet
7 5 (7.04%) SAN
8 3 (4.23%) HTTPS
8 3 (4.23%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (21.13%) MySQL
2 10 (14.08%) SQL Server
3 7 (9.86%) Relational Database
4 6 (8.45%) DB2
5 4 (5.63%) RDBMS
5 4 (5.63%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.82%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.41%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.41%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.41%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 19 (26.76%) Jenkins
2 13 (18.31%) Eclipse
2 13 (18.31%) Git (software)
2 13 (18.31%) Subversion
3 10 (14.08%) Bitbucket
4 8 (11.27%) JIRA
5 7 (9.86%) JUnit
6 6 (8.45%) Introscope
7 5 (7.04%) Maven
8 4 (5.63%) IntelliJ
8 4 (5.63%) GCC
8 4 (5.63%) Gradle
9 2 (2.82%) Hudson
10 1 (1.41%) Mercurial
10 1 (1.41%) PHPUnit
10 1 (1.41%) CruiseControl
10 1 (1.41%) Selenium
General
1 12 (16.90%) Finance
2 2 (2.82%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.82%) Front Office
2 2 (2.82%) Back Office
3 1 (1.41%) Marketing
3 1 (1.41%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 20 (28.17%) Developer
2 13 (18.31%) Java Developer
3 11 (15.49%) DevOps Engineer
4 10 (14.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (8.45%) Administrator
5 6 (8.45%) WebSphere Engineer
5 6 (8.45%) Security Engineer
6 5 (7.04%) Web Engineer
7 4 (5.63%) Network Engineer
7 4 (5.63%) Network Security Engineer
7 4 (5.63%) PHP Developer
7 4 (5.63%) Designer
8 3 (4.23%) Web Hosting Specialist
8 3 (4.23%) Web Infrastructure Specialist
8 3 (4.23%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 3 (4.23%) Web Support Engineer
8 3 (4.23%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
8 3 (4.23%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 3 (4.23%) WebSphere Administrator
8 3 (4.23%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (26.76%) XML
2 17 (23.94%) HTML
3 16 (22.54%) J2EE
4 15 (21.13%) LAMP
4 15 (21.13%) Spring
5 14 (19.72%) REST
6 12 (16.90%) jQuery
7 10 (14.08%) CSS
7 10 (14.08%) Struts
8 9 (12.68%) WebSphere MQ
9 8 (11.27%) Web Services
9 8 (11.27%) Servlets
10 6 (8.45%) Apache Camel
10 6 (8.45%) Worklight
11 5 (7.04%) Regular Expression
11 5 (7.04%) Struts2
11 5 (7.04%) Apache CXF
11 5 (7.04%) HTML5
11 5 (7.04%) RabbitMQ
11 5 (7.04%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 22 (30.99%) Open Source
2 4 (5.63%) IVR
3 2 (2.82%) PKI
4 1 (1.41%) User Experience
4 1 (1.41%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.41%) CMDB
4 1 (1.41%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 44 (61.97%) Linux
2 21 (29.58%) Windows
3 14 (19.72%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (19.72%) UNIX
4 13 (18.31%) Solaris
5 9 (12.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (11.27%) AIX
6 8 (11.27%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (8.45%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 5 (7.04%) Oracle Linux
8 5 (7.04%) SUSE
8 5 (7.04%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (4.23%) zOS
10 2 (2.82%) Debian
11 1 (1.41%) Android
11 1 (1.41%) CentOS
11 1 (1.41%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (30.99%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (21.13%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (18.31%) DevOps
4 12 (16.90%) Scrum
5 10 (14.08%) Performance Analysis
5 10 (14.08%) ITIL
5 10 (14.08%) Identity Management
6 8 (11.27%) MVC
6 8 (11.27%) Change Management
6 8 (11.27%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (9.86%) OO
7 7 (9.86%) E-Commerce
7 7 (9.86%) SOA
8 6 (8.45%) TDD
8 6 (8.45%) Product Management
9 5 (7.04%) Load Balancing
10 4 (5.63%) Penetration Testing
10 4 (5.63%) Pair Programming
10 4 (5.63%) Unit Testing
10 4 (5.63%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 32 (45.07%) Java
2 23 (32.39%) PHP
3 16 (22.54%) SQL
4 15 (21.13%) JavaScript
5 14 (19.72%) Perl
6 12 (16.90%) Bash Shell
7 8 (11.27%) Python
8 7 (9.86%) Shell Script
9 6 (8.45%) Jython
10 5 (7.04%) Korn
11 3 (4.23%) PHP5
11 3 (4.23%) Groovy
11 3 (4.23%) PowerShell
11 3 (4.23%) Scala
12 2 (2.82%) PL/SQL
12 2 (2.82%) Ruby
13 1 (1.41%) sed
13 1 (1.41%) PHP4
13 1 (1.41%) AWK
13 1 (1.41%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 10 (14.08%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (7.04%) Degree
3 3 (4.23%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.41%) PMP
4 1 (1.41%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.63%) QA
2 1 (1.41%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (14.08%) KVM
2 5 (7.04%) FreeRADIUS
2 5 (7.04%) vSphere
3 4 (5.63%) Firmware
3 4 (5.63%) OpenSSH
4 2 (2.82%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.41%) XenServer
5 1 (1.41%) Postfix
5 1 (1.41%) Tivoli Directory Server
5 1 (1.41%) Samba
Systems Management
1 11 (15.49%) Puppet
1 11 (15.49%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (14.08%) Vagrant
3 5 (7.04%) CA Spectrum
4 2 (2.82%) Tivoli
5 1 (1.41%) Salt
5 1 (1.41%) cPanel
5 1 (1.41%) SCCM
5 1 (1.41%) ZABBIX
5 1 (1.41%) Tivoli Monitoring
5 1 (1.41%) Netcool
5 1 (1.41%) Netcool/OMNIbus
Vendors
1 20 (28.17%) Oracle
2 13 (18.31%) IBM
3 10 (14.08%) Red Hat
4 6 (8.45%) Citrix
4 6 (8.45%) Adobe
4 6 (8.45%) Cisco
4 6 (8.45%) VMware
4 6 (8.45%) AppDynamics
5 5 (7.04%) Splunk
5 5 (7.04%) Microsoft
5 5 (7.04%) CheckPoint
5 5 (7.04%) CA
6 4 (5.63%) GigaSpaces
7 3 (4.23%) Zend
8 2 (2.82%) Sun
9 1 (1.41%) Rackspace
9 1 (1.41%) F5
9 1 (1.41%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
9 1 (1.41%) Huawei
9 1 (1.41%) Fortinet