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 23 September 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache HTTP Server
Rank 63 55 46
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -9
Contract jobs citing Apache 3 8 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.39% 1.22% 2.07%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.88% 6.20% 11.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 8
Average daily rate
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£255 £375 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.00% +29.31%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.75 £27.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+8.18% -23.61%
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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
160 129 127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 20.70% 19.60% 18.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 99 69
Average daily rate £350 £315 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £220 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £432 £435 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £335 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 3
Average hourly rate £20.00 £14.00 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -57.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.40 £22.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £17.20 £34.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -5.26%

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 23 September 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 9 (81.82%) HTML
1 9 (81.82%) Linux
2 8 (72.73%) Tomcat
2 8 (72.73%) Java
3 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
4 5 (45.45%) Finance
4 5 (45.45%) SUSE
4 5 (45.45%) WebLogic
4 5 (45.45%) CSS
4 5 (45.45%) Solaris
4 5 (45.45%) SSL
5 4 (36.36%) Sun
5 4 (36.36%) CA
5 4 (36.36%) Shell Script
5 4 (36.36%) CA SiteMinder
5 4 (36.36%) LDAP
5 4 (36.36%) J2EE
5 4 (36.36%) Ant
5 4 (36.36%) Change Management
5 4 (36.36%) Banking
5 4 (36.36%) Investment Banking
5 4 (36.36%) Spring
5 4 (36.36%) Incident Management
5 4 (36.36%) Private Banking
5 4 (36.36%) Web Development
5 4 (36.36%) Wealth Management
5 4 (36.36%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (27.27%) Subversion
6 3 (27.27%) jQuery
6 3 (27.27%) Maven

Apache
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 8 (72.73%) Tomcat
2 5 (45.45%) WebLogic
3 2 (18.18%) CMS
4 1 (9.09%) WebSphere
4 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) SSL
2 4 (36.36%) LDAP
3 1 (9.09%) SMTP
3 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
3 1 (9.09%) S/MIME
3 1 (9.09%) Internet
3 1 (9.09%) IMAP
3 1 (9.09%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) MySQL
2 1 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Ant
2 3 (27.27%) Eclipse
2 3 (27.27%) Subversion
2 3 (27.27%) Maven
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 4 (36.36%) Banking
2 4 (36.36%) Investment Banking
2 4 (36.36%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Java Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Web Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Java Web Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Perl Developer
4 1 (9.09%) PHP Developer
4 1 (9.09%) UNIX Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (81.82%) HTML
2 5 (45.45%) CSS
3 4 (36.36%) Spring
3 4 (36.36%) J2EE
4 3 (27.27%) jQuery
4 3 (27.27%) JSP
4 3 (27.27%) XML
5 2 (18.18%) XSLT
5 2 (18.18%) XHTML
5 2 (18.18%) REST
5 2 (18.18%) JSTL
6 1 (9.09%) Spring MVC
6 1 (9.09%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (9.09%) J2SE
6 1 (9.09%) LAMP
6 1 (9.09%) Hibernate
6 1 (9.09%) Web Services
6 1 (9.09%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) PKI
1 1 (9.09%) Open Source
1 1 (9.09%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Linux
2 5 (45.45%) SUSE
2 5 (45.45%) Solaris
3 3 (27.27%) UNIX
4 1 (9.09%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Change Management
1 4 (36.36%) Incident Management
1 4 (36.36%) Web Development
1 4 (36.36%) Wealth Management
1 4 (36.36%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (9.09%) MVC
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) OO
3 1 (9.09%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) Java
2 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
3 4 (36.36%) Shell Script
4 2 (18.18%) Perl
5 1 (9.09%) PHP
5 1 (9.09%) Python
5 1 (9.09%) Ruby
5 1 (9.09%) C#
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Sun
1 4 (36.36%) CA
2 2 (18.18%) Alterian
3 1 (9.09%) Proofpoint