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 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache HTTP Server (httpd)
Rank 53 51 50
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Contract jobs citing Apache 4 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.59% 0.66% 0.87%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.54% 3.77% 6.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 2
Average daily rate £350 £375 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +41.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £389 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £39.75 £29.65
% change year-on-year
-5.66% +34.06%
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
113 106 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 16.67% 17.52% 12.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 56 46
Average daily rate £363 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £182 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 2
Average hourly rate £16.00 £13.00 £10.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +26.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.93 £13.00 £9.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.50 £22.25 £10.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

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 12 February 2016, 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 9 (81.82%) JavaScript
1 9 (81.82%) MySQL
1 9 (81.82%) Linux
2 8 (72.73%) CSS
2 8 (72.73%) HTML
2 8 (72.73%) jQuery
3 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (54.55%) Unix
4 5 (45.45%) Tomcat
5 4 (36.36%) MVC
5 4 (36.36%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (36.36%) Java
5 4 (36.36%) Web Services
5 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (36.36%) Unit Testing
5 4 (36.36%) nginx
5 4 (36.36%) RESTful
5 4 (36.36%) HTML5
5 4 (36.36%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (36.36%) SDLC
6 3 (27.27%) LAMP
7 2 (18.18%) Scrum
7 2 (18.18%) PHP
7 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
7 2 (18.18%) Backbone.js
7 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
7 2 (18.18%) Capistrano
7 2 (18.18%) Phusion Passenger
7 2 (18.18%) Cucumber
7 2 (18.18%) RSpec

Apache
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 (45.45%) Tomcat
2 4 (36.36%) nginx
3 1 (9.09%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (81.82%) MySQL
2 4 (36.36%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Cucumber
1 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
1 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
1 2 (18.18%) JIRA
1 2 (18.18%) RSpec
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Java Developer
3 2 (18.18%) PHP Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Ruby Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Applications Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (9.09%) MySQL Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Perl Developer
4 1 (9.09%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared Java Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Applications Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
4 1 (9.09%) SOA Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Unix Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Virtualisation Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) VMware Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) WebLogic Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (72.73%) CSS
1 8 (72.73%) HTML
1 8 (72.73%) jQuery
2 4 (36.36%) HTML5
2 4 (36.36%) RESTful
2 4 (36.36%) Web Services
3 3 (27.27%) LAMP
4 2 (18.18%) Backbone.js
4 2 (18.18%) Phusion Passenger
4 2 (18.18%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (9.09%) CakePHP
5 1 (9.09%) CodeIgniter
5 1 (9.09%) Ext JS
5 1 (9.09%) Laravel
5 1 (9.09%) Symfony
5 1 (9.09%) XHTML
5 1 (9.09%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 1 (9.09%) Internet of Things
2 1 (9.09%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Linux
2 6 (54.55%) Unix
3 2 (18.18%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (36.36%) MVC
2 4 (36.36%) SDLC
2 4 (36.36%) Unit Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Scrum
4 1 (9.09%) Coaching
4 1 (9.09%) Logistics
4 1 (9.09%) Migration
4 1 (9.09%) OO
4 1 (9.09%) OO PHP
4 1 (9.09%) Project Management
4 1 (9.09%) SOA
4 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) JavaScript
2 4 (36.36%) Java
3 2 (18.18%) PHP
3 2 (18.18%) Ruby
4 1 (9.09%) Perl
4 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) BC Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) IBM
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle
1 1 (9.09%) VMware
1 1 (9.09%) Zend