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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache HTTP Server (httpd)
Rank 93 94 87
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -7
Contract jobs citing Apache 30 32 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.18% 1.21% 1.75%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.94% 8.14% 9.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 17 28
Average daily rate £350 £388 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £300 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £563 £404
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £29.65
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +34.90%
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
378 393 487
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 14.88% 14.85% 18.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 215 196 241
Average daily rate £350 £378 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.28% +0.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £259 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £545 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 9 21
Average hourly rate £18.00 £22.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.18% -12.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £13.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £160.00 £55.65 £113.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +1 28 £350 -17.64% 3
Bracknell -11 3 £300 -20.52%
Slough +9 1 £280 -18.54% 1
Apache
South East

Apache
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 41 (71.93%) Linux
2 28 (49.12%) Web Services
3 26 (45.61%) MySQL
4 22 (38.60%) Tomcat
5 21 (36.84%) JavaScript
6 20 (35.09%) High Availability
7 19 (33.33%) HTTP
8 18 (31.58%) Python
8 18 (31.58%) SSL
8 18 (31.58%) CSS
8 18 (31.58%) LAMP
8 18 (31.58%) Puppet
9 17 (29.82%) JBoss
9 17 (29.82%) LDAP
9 17 (29.82%) HTML
9 17 (29.82%) Nagios
10 16 (28.07%) Java
10 16 (28.07%) Perl
10 16 (28.07%) WebLogic
10 16 (28.07%) Agile Software Development
10 16 (28.07%) Graphite
11 15 (26.32%) Cacti
11 15 (26.32%) nginx
12 14 (24.56%) ZABBIX
12 14 (24.56%) Amazon AWS
12 14 (24.56%) Ganglia
12 14 (24.56%) collectd
12 14 (24.56%) logstash
12 14 (24.56%) VMware
12 14 (24.56%) Configuration Management

Apache
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (38.60%) Tomcat
2 17 (29.82%) JBoss
3 16 (28.07%) WebLogic
4 15 (26.32%) nginx
5 13 (22.81%) OpenStack
6 8 (14.04%) WebSphere
7 7 (12.28%) IBM HTTP Server
8 6 (10.53%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 6 (10.53%) CMS
9 5 (8.77%) Commerce Server
9 5 (8.77%) Node.js
10 4 (7.02%) WebSphere Application Server
11 3 (5.26%) Apache Spark
11 3 (5.26%) WordPress
12 2 (3.51%) Elasticsearch
13 1 (1.75%) Drupal
13 1 (1.75%) IIS
13 1 (1.75%) iPlanet
13 1 (1.75%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 1 (1.75%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (7.02%) Fredhopper
2 1 (1.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (24.56%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (33.33%) HTTP
2 18 (31.58%) SSL
3 17 (29.82%) LDAP
4 14 (24.56%) DNS
5 13 (22.81%) SMTP
6 8 (14.04%) Firewall
6 8 (14.04%) SSH
7 7 (12.28%) VPN
8 6 (10.53%) TCP/IP
9 4 (7.02%) FTP
9 4 (7.02%) HTTPS
9 4 (7.02%) Internet
9 4 (7.02%) Intranet
9 4 (7.02%) LAN
9 4 (7.02%) SAN
10 2 (3.51%) Cisco ASA
11 1 (1.75%) DHCP
11 1 (1.75%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 1 (1.75%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 1 (1.75%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (45.61%) MySQL
2 5 (8.77%) DB2
2 5 (8.77%) Relational Database
3 4 (7.02%) MongoDB
3 4 (7.02%) SQL Server
4 3 (5.26%) Hadoop
5 2 (3.51%) Big Data
6 1 (1.75%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.75%) HBase
6 1 (1.75%) HPCC
6 1 (1.75%) Impala
6 1 (1.75%) Pentaho
6 1 (1.75%) Redis
Development Applications
1 11 (19.30%) Git (software)
2 8 (14.04%) Cucumber
2 8 (14.04%) Maven
3 4 (7.02%) Jenkins
3 4 (7.02%) JIRA
3 4 (7.02%) RSpec
3 4 (7.02%) Selenium
3 4 (7.02%) TeamCity
4 2 (3.51%) GitLab
4 2 (3.51%) Subversion
5 1 (1.75%) Xcode
General
1 9 (15.79%) Telecoms
2 4 (7.02%) Finance
3 3 (5.26%) Retail
4 2 (3.51%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.75%) Electronics
5 1 (1.75%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.75%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (21.05%) AWS Engineer
1 12 (21.05%) Support Engineer
1 12 (21.05%) VMware Engineer
1 12 (21.05%) VMware Support Engineer
2 10 (17.54%) Architect
2 10 (17.54%) Developer
3 9 (15.79%) Analyst
4 8 (14.04%) Applications Support
4 8 (14.04%) Linux Engineer
5 7 (12.28%) Applications Engineer
5 7 (12.28%) Applications Support Engineer
5 7 (12.28%) Consultant
5 7 (12.28%) Linux Support
5 7 (12.28%) Linux Support Engineer
6 6 (10.53%) Technical Analyst
7 5 (8.77%) Automation Engineer
7 5 (8.77%) Cloud Automation Engineer
8 4 (7.02%) Deployment Manager
8 4 (7.02%) DevOps Engineer
9 3 (5.26%) Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (49.12%) Web Services
2 18 (31.58%) CSS
2 18 (31.58%) LAMP
3 17 (29.82%) HTML
4 13 (22.81%) LEMP Stack
4 13 (22.81%) MCollective
5 12 (21.05%) jQuery
6 10 (17.54%) XML
7 9 (15.79%) JSON
8 8 (14.04%) Ajax
8 8 (14.04%) Ruby on Rails
9 6 (10.53%) REST
9 6 (10.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 5 (8.77%) SOAP
11 4 (7.02%) .NET
11 4 (7.02%) Backbone.js
11 4 (7.02%) Gherkin
11 4 (7.02%) Hibernate
11 4 (7.02%) Spring
11 4 (7.02%) Worklight
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.28%) Computer Science
2 4 (7.02%) Mobile Payment
3 2 (3.51%) Algorithms
3 2 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.51%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.75%) Blog
4 1 (1.75%) Clustering
4 1 (1.75%) DataPower
4 1 (1.75%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.75%) PKI
4 1 (1.75%) Smart Energy
4 1 (1.75%) Statistics
4 1 (1.75%) User Experience
4 1 (1.75%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 41 (71.93%) Linux
2 10 (17.54%) Unix
3 8 (14.04%) Windows
4 7 (12.28%) AIX
5 5 (8.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (7.02%) Ubuntu
7 3 (5.26%) CentOS
8 2 (3.51%) Solaris
9 1 (1.75%) Windows Server
9 1 (1.75%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (35.09%) High Availability
2 16 (28.07%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (24.56%) Configuration Management
4 9 (15.79%) E-Commerce
5 8 (14.04%) ITIL
5 8 (14.04%) Load Balancing
6 6 (10.53%) Incident Management
6 6 (10.53%) OO
7 5 (8.77%) DevOps
7 5 (8.77%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (8.77%) Project Management
8 4 (7.02%) Change Management
8 4 (7.02%) ITIL V3
8 4 (7.02%) Mobile First
8 4 (7.02%) OOD
8 4 (7.02%) Open Source
8 4 (7.02%) Responsive Web Design
8 4 (7.02%) Scrum
9 3 (5.26%) Transition Management
10 2 (3.51%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 21 (36.84%) JavaScript
2 18 (31.58%) Python
3 16 (28.07%) Java
3 16 (28.07%) Perl
4 10 (17.54%) Ruby
5 6 (10.53%) Shell Script
5 6 (10.53%) SQL
6 5 (8.77%) PHP
7 3 (5.26%) Bash Shell
7 3 (5.26%) VB
8 1 (1.75%) C++
8 1 (1.75%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.75%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (14.04%) Degree
2 3 (5.26%) MBA
3 2 (3.51%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.02%) QA
2 1 (1.75%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (22.81%) qmail
1 13 (22.81%) Squid
2 5 (8.77%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (3.51%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.75%) KVM
4 1 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.75%) Xen
Systems Management
1 18 (31.58%) Puppet
2 17 (29.82%) Nagios
3 16 (28.07%) Graphite
4 15 (26.32%) Cacti
5 14 (24.56%) collectd
5 14 (24.56%) Ganglia
5 14 (24.56%) logstash
5 14 (24.56%) ZABBIX
6 4 (7.02%) Ansible
6 4 (7.02%) Capistrano
7 2 (3.51%) Kibana
7 2 (3.51%) Rsyslog
8 1 (1.75%) Hadoop YARN
8 1 (1.75%) OpenNMS
8 1 (1.75%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (1.75%) Salt
8 1 (1.75%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 14 (24.56%) VMware
2 13 (22.81%) Splunk
3 7 (12.28%) IBM
3 7 (12.28%) Oracle
4 6 (10.53%) Adobe
4 6 (10.53%) Red Hat
5 4 (7.02%) AppDynamics
5 4 (7.02%) ATG
5 4 (7.02%) hybris
6 3 (5.26%) Cisco
6 3 (5.26%) Sitecore
7 2 (3.51%) F5
8 1 (1.75%) Cloudera
8 1 (1.75%) Dell
8 1 (1.75%) SAP
8 1 (1.75%) Sencha
8 1 (1.75%) Zend