The table below looks at the statistics for Apache skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apache over the 3 months to 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache HTTP Server (httpd)
Rank 48 48 45
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Contract jobs citing Apache 9 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.43% 0.49% 0.40%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.82% 3.85% 2.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 2
Average daily rate
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£300 £265 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.20% -31.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £237 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £293 £478
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.00 £32.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+26.15% +85.71%
Apache
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Application Platforms Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
102 78 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 16.22% 12.83% 13.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 46 27
Average daily rate £350 £350 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £230 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £500 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 6
Average hourly rate £13.00 £10.25 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.82% -33.87%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.38 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+10.74% -7.89%

Apache
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Apache across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Apache Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Apache
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Apache across the Birmingham region.

Apache Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Apache
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Apache across the Birmingham region.

Apache Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Apache
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 7 (58.33%) Perl
2 6 (50.00%) Java
2 6 (50.00%) Windows
2 6 (50.00%) Solaris
2 6 (50.00%) Linux
3 5 (41.67%) Tomcat
3 5 (41.67%) Oracle
3 5 (41.67%) Sun
3 5 (41.67%) IVR
3 5 (41.67%) SC Cleared
3 5 (41.67%) Security Cleared
4 4 (33.33%) Bash Shell
4 4 (33.33%) Oracle Database
4 4 (33.33%) WebLogic
4 4 (33.33%) HTML
4 4 (33.33%) MySQL
4 4 (33.33%) CSS
4 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 3 (25.00%) PHP
5 3 (25.00%) UNIX
5 3 (25.00%) jQuery
6 2 (16.67%) CentOS
6 2 (16.67%) SQL
6 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
6 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
6 2 (16.67%) IIS
6 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 2 (16.67%) MVC
7 1 (8.33%) LAMP
7 1 (8.33%) SUSE

Apache
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 5 (41.67%) Tomcat
2 4 (33.33%) WebLogic
3 2 (16.67%) IIS
3 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
4 1 (8.33%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (8.33%) Drupal
4 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (8.33%) Node.js
4 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (8.33%) VPN
2 1 (8.33%) DNS
2 1 (8.33%) SSL
2 1 (8.33%) S/MIME
2 1 (8.33%) SAN
2 1 (8.33%) Internet
2 1 (8.33%) IMAP
2 1 (8.33%) OpenLDAP
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (8.33%) SMTP
2 1 (8.33%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) MySQL
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Ant
1 1 (8.33%) Eclipse
1 1 (8.33%) Subversion
1 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (8.33%) Web Developer
2 1 (8.33%) Java Developer
2 1 (8.33%) Perl Developer
2 1 (8.33%) PHP Developer
2 1 (8.33%) UNIX Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) MySQL Developer
2 1 (8.33%) Data Centre Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Mobile Developer
2 1 (8.33%) PHP MySQL Developer
2 1 (8.33%) Platform Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) CSS
1 4 (33.33%) HTML
2 3 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (8.33%) HTML5
3 1 (8.33%) CSS3
3 1 (8.33%) WebRTC
3 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (8.33%) Apache Cordova
3 1 (8.33%) .NET
3 1 (8.33%) J2EE
3 1 (8.33%) Web Services
3 1 (8.33%) XML
3 1 (8.33%) XHTML
3 1 (8.33%) LAMP
3 1 (8.33%) Spring
3 1 (8.33%) Ajax
3 1 (8.33%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (8.33%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) IVR
2 1 (8.33%) PKI
2 1 (8.33%) Taxonomies
2 1 (8.33%) Blog
2 1 (8.33%) Open Source
2 1 (8.33%) Social Media
2 1 (8.33%) User Experience
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Windows
1 6 (50.00%) Solaris
1 6 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (25.00%) UNIX
3 2 (16.67%) CentOS
4 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (8.33%) SUSE
4 1 (8.33%) Fedora
4 1 (8.33%) Android
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) MVC
2 1 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (8.33%) Time Management
2 1 (8.33%) Web Application Development
2 1 (8.33%) Android Development
2 1 (8.33%) iOS Development
2 1 (8.33%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) Perl
2 6 (50.00%) Java
3 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 4 (33.33%) Bash Shell
4 3 (25.00%) PHP
5 2 (16.67%) SQL
6 1 (8.33%) Python
6 1 (8.33%) Ruby
6 1 (8.33%) PHP5
6 1 (8.33%) C
6 1 (8.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) SC Cleared
1 5 (41.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (8.33%) Terminal Services
1 1 (8.33%) VMware ESX
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (8.33%) Postfix
1 1 (8.33%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Sun
1 5 (41.67%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco
3 1 (8.33%) HP
3 1 (8.33%) EMC
3 1 (8.33%) CommVault
3 1 (8.33%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (8.33%) VMware
3 1 (8.33%) Proofpoint