The table below looks at the statistics for Apache skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apache over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache HTTP Server (httpd)
Rank 65 68 53
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -15
Contract jobs citing Apache 5 2 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.64% 0.25% 1.37%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.65% 1.75% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 4
Median daily rate £220 £250 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% -20.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £31.27 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-8.85% -13.13%
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
137 114 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 17.52% 14.18% 15.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 68 52
Median daily rate £375 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £250 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £500 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.54% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 10
Median hourly rate £10.50 £15.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £15.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.30 £16.20 £34.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £21.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +23.52%

Apache
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing Apache as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 31 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Apache also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Apache.

1 6 (75.00%) Java
2 5 (62.50%) Linux
2 5 (62.50%) Tomcat
3 4 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 4 (50.00%) SSL
3 4 (50.00%) SAML
3 4 (50.00%) Oracle
3 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (50.00%) ITIL
3 4 (50.00%) Windows
3 4 (50.00%) SSH
3 4 (50.00%) BIG-IP
3 4 (50.00%) SharePoint Server
3 4 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (50.00%) F5
3 4 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 4 (50.00%) Data Centre
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 3 (37.50%) Service Delivery
5 2 (25.00%) HTML
5 2 (25.00%) Unix
5 2 (25.00%) CSS
5 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (25.00%) J2EE
5 2 (25.00%) jQuery
6 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (12.50%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
6 1 (12.50%) Separation of Concerns
6 1 (12.50%) Backbone.js
6 1 (12.50%) Jenkins

Apache
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (62.50%) Tomcat
2 4 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (50.00%) SharePoint Server
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) BIG-IP
1 4 (50.00%) SSH
1 4 (50.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) Relational Database
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Ant
1 1 (12.50%) Cucumber
1 1 (12.50%) Eclipse
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
1 1 (12.50%) JIRA
1 1 (12.50%) JUnit
1 1 (12.50%) Maven
1 1 (12.50%) RSpec
1 1 (12.50%) Subversion
General
1 1 (12.50%) Law
1 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Consultant
1 3 (37.50%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Applications Support
2 2 (25.00%) Java Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Linux Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Java Web Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Linux Support
3 1 (12.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Ruby Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Unix Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Unix Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Unix Support
3 1 (12.50%) Unix Systems Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Virtualisation Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) SAML
2 2 (25.00%) CSS
2 2 (25.00%) HTML
2 2 (25.00%) J2EE
2 2 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (12.50%) Backbone.js
3 1 (12.50%) Hibernate
3 1 (12.50%) JSP
3 1 (12.50%) JSTL
3 1 (12.50%) Phusion Passenger
3 1 (12.50%) RESTful
3 1 (12.50%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (12.50%) Spring
3 1 (12.50%) Web Services
3 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (12.50%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Linux
2 4 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (25.00%) Unix
4 1 (12.50%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) Service Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
3 1 (12.50%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) OO
3 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) Separation of Concerns
3 1 (12.50%) TDD
3 1 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) Java
2 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) F5
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) VMware