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 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache HTTP Server (httpd)
Rank 119 103 108
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +5
Contract jobs citing Apache 10 32 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.40% 1.13% 0.85%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.19% 7.96% 5.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 21 12
Average daily rate £450 £425 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +20.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £313 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £513 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.81 £33.02 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-3.65% +10.06%
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
456 402 445
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 18.27% 14.25% 16.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 285 239 230
Average daily rate £413 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £263 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.86% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 5 22
Average hourly rate £12.50 £33.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.68% +97.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £17.80 £9.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.03 £37.50 £21.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +11.11%

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 30 April 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 30 April 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 -17 4 £475 +11.76% 8
Newbury +8 2 - - 1
Bracknell -7 2 £475 +8.50%
Maidenhead - 2 £313 -
Apache
South East

Apache
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 33 (82.50%) Linux
2 26 (65.00%) MySQL
3 22 (55.00%) Web Services
4 20 (50.00%) Puppet
5 17 (42.50%) Tomcat
6 16 (40.00%) Python
6 16 (40.00%) WebLogic
6 16 (40.00%) Nagios
6 16 (40.00%) LAMP
6 16 (40.00%) VMware
6 16 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
6 16 (40.00%) Graphite
7 15 (37.50%) nginx
7 15 (37.50%) JBoss
7 15 (37.50%) DNS
7 15 (37.50%) SSL
7 15 (37.50%) HTTP
8 14 (35.00%) LDAP
8 14 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (35.00%) qmail
8 14 (35.00%) High Availability
8 14 (35.00%) ZABBIX
8 14 (35.00%) Cacti
8 14 (35.00%) OpenStack
8 14 (35.00%) logstash
9 13 (32.50%) MCollective
9 13 (32.50%) collectd
9 13 (32.50%) LEMP Stack
9 13 (32.50%) Ganglia
9 13 (32.50%) Squid

Apache
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 17 (42.50%) Tomcat
2 16 (40.00%) WebLogic
3 15 (37.50%) JBoss
3 15 (37.50%) nginx
4 14 (35.00%) OpenStack
5 5 (12.50%) Node.js
6 4 (10.00%) WebSphere
7 3 (7.50%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (5.00%) Apache Spark
8 2 (5.00%) Documentum
8 2 (5.00%) IIS
8 2 (5.00%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (2.50%) Community Server
9 1 (2.50%) IBM HTTP Server
9 1 (2.50%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (2.50%) WebLogic Portal
Cloud Services
1 16 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.50%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.50%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (2.50%) Amazon S3
2 1 (2.50%) CloudBees
2 1 (2.50%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 15 (37.50%) DNS
1 15 (37.50%) HTTP
1 15 (37.50%) SSL
2 14 (35.00%) LDAP
3 13 (32.50%) SMTP
4 3 (7.50%) Firewall
4 3 (7.50%) SSH
4 3 (7.50%) VPN
5 2 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (5.00%) SAN
6 1 (2.50%) Asterisk PBX
6 1 (2.50%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (2.50%) FTP
6 1 (2.50%) HTTPS
6 1 (2.50%) IPsec
6 1 (2.50%) iSCSI
6 1 (2.50%) LAN
6 1 (2.50%) NAS
6 1 (2.50%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.50%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (65.00%) MySQL
2 4 (10.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (5.00%) Big Data
3 2 (5.00%) Hadoop
3 2 (5.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (5.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.50%) Impala
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 13 (32.50%) Git (software)
2 10 (25.00%) Maven
3 8 (20.00%) Cucumber
4 7 (17.50%) Jenkins
5 4 (10.00%) JIRA
5 4 (10.00%) RSpec
5 4 (10.00%) Selenium
5 4 (10.00%) TeamCity
6 2 (5.00%) GitLab
7 1 (2.50%) Introscope
7 1 (2.50%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (2.50%) Subversion
General
1 5 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.00%) Retail
3 1 (2.50%) Finance
3 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.50%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.50%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 12 (30.00%) AWS Engineer
1 12 (30.00%) Support Engineer
1 12 (30.00%) VMware Engineer
1 12 (30.00%) VMware Support Engineer
2 9 (22.50%) Applications Engineer
3 8 (20.00%) Applications Support
3 8 (20.00%) Linux Support
4 7 (17.50%) Applications Support Engineer
4 7 (17.50%) Linux Engineer
4 7 (17.50%) Linux Support Engineer
5 6 (15.00%) Architect
5 6 (15.00%) Consultant
6 5 (12.50%) Automation Engineer
6 5 (12.50%) Cloud Automation Engineer
6 5 (12.50%) Cloud Engineer
6 5 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
7 4 (10.00%) Developer
8 3 (7.50%) Administrator
8 3 (7.50%) E-Commerce Architect
8 3 (7.50%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (55.00%) Web Services
2 16 (40.00%) LAMP
3 13 (32.50%) LEMP Stack
3 13 (32.50%) MCollective
4 10 (25.00%) CSS
4 10 (25.00%) jQuery
5 8 (20.00%) Ruby on Rails
6 6 (15.00%) HTML
7 5 (12.50%) REST
8 4 (10.00%) Apache Commons
8 4 (10.00%) Backbone.js
8 4 (10.00%) Gherkin
8 4 (10.00%) Grails
8 4 (10.00%) Hibernate
8 4 (10.00%) JSON
8 4 (10.00%) SOAP
8 4 (10.00%) Spring
8 4 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 4 (10.00%) XML
9 3 (7.50%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.00%) Blog
2 2 (5.00%) Private Cloud
3 1 (2.50%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.50%) DataPower
3 1 (2.50%) Mobile Payment
3 1 (2.50%) Social Media
3 1 (2.50%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 33 (82.50%) Linux
2 6 (15.00%) Unix
3 5 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (12.50%) Ubuntu
4 3 (7.50%) CentOS
4 3 (7.50%) Windows
5 1 (2.50%) Debian
5 1 (2.50%) Fedora
5 1 (2.50%) Solaris
5 1 (2.50%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 1 (2.50%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (35.00%) High Availability
2 13 (32.50%) Configuration Management
3 8 (20.00%) DevOps
3 8 (20.00%) Scrum
4 6 (15.00%) Incident Management
5 4 (10.00%) E-Commerce
5 4 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
6 3 (7.50%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (7.50%) Load Balancing
7 2 (5.00%) Analytics
7 2 (5.00%) ITIL
7 2 (5.00%) Project Management
7 2 (5.00%) Test Scripting
8 1 (2.50%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (2.50%) Content Management
8 1 (2.50%) Data Modelling
8 1 (2.50%) Network Design
8 1 (2.50%) OO
8 1 (2.50%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 16 (40.00%) Python
2 13 (32.50%) Perl
3 10 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 10 (25.00%) Ruby
4 9 (22.50%) Java
5 3 (7.50%) PHP
5 3 (7.50%) SQL
6 2 (5.00%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.50%) Jython
7 1 (2.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (15.00%) Degree
2 2 (5.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.50%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (35.00%) qmail
2 13 (32.50%) Squid
3 3 (7.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (5.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (5.00%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (2.50%) Docker
5 1 (2.50%) HDFS
5 1 (2.50%) KVM
5 1 (2.50%) NFS
5 1 (2.50%) Postfix
5 1 (2.50%) Sendmail
5 1 (2.50%) Varnish
5 1 (2.50%) vSphere
5 1 (2.50%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 20 (50.00%) Puppet
2 16 (40.00%) Graphite
2 16 (40.00%) Nagios
3 14 (35.00%) Cacti
3 14 (35.00%) logstash
3 14 (35.00%) ZABBIX
4 13 (32.50%) collectd
4 13 (32.50%) Ganglia
5 7 (17.50%) Ansible
6 4 (10.00%) Capistrano
7 3 (7.50%) Kibana
8 2 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (5.00%) Rsyslog
9 1 (2.50%) Bacula
9 1 (2.50%) cPanel
9 1 (2.50%) Grafana
9 1 (2.50%) Hadoop YARN
9 1 (2.50%) Red Hat Satellite
9 1 (2.50%) Red Hat Spacewalk
9 1 (2.50%) Salt
Vendors
1 16 (40.00%) VMware
2 13 (32.50%) Splunk
3 6 (15.00%) Oracle
3 6 (15.00%) Red Hat
4 5 (12.50%) ATG
5 4 (10.00%) hybris
5 4 (10.00%) IBM
6 2 (5.00%) Cisco
6 2 (5.00%) Cloudera
6 2 (5.00%) Veritas
7 1 (2.50%) AppDynamics
7 1 (2.50%) Citrix
7 1 (2.50%) CommVault
7 1 (2.50%) Google
7 1 (2.50%) Hitachi
7 1 (2.50%) NetApp
7 1 (2.50%) Rackspace
7 1 (2.50%) Symantec
7 1 (2.50%) Zend