The first table below looks at the demand for Apache skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apache over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Bristol region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache HTTP Server
Rank 52 59 62
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +3
Contract jobs citing Apache 21 1 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 2.21% 0.15% 0.81%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.99% 0.90% 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 1 4
Average daily rate £394 £338 £356
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £338 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £338 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+13.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
- +30.43%
Application Platforms Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
191 111 160
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 20.13% 16.89% 16.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 72 99
Average daily rate £350 £309 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.26% -11.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £213 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 11
Average hourly rate £18.50 £9.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+105.55% -57.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.90 £9.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.40 £9.00 £35.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -2.56%
Apache
South West

Apache
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Apache Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Apache
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Apache Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Apache
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Apache Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Apache
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 20 (66.67%) PHP
2 19 (63.33%) Linux
3 10 (33.33%) LAMP
3 10 (33.33%) Java
3 10 (33.33%) MySQL
3 10 (33.33%) Ruby
3 10 (33.33%) Refactoring
3 10 (33.33%) Puppet
4 9 (30.00%) CentOS
4 9 (30.00%) Git (software)
4 9 (30.00%) nginx
4 9 (30.00%) Software Engineering
5 8 (26.67%) JIRA
5 8 (26.67%) Zend
5 8 (26.67%) Zend Framework
5 8 (26.67%) Bash Shell
5 8 (26.67%) Red Hat
5 8 (26.67%) VMware
6 7 (23.33%) Samba
6 7 (23.33%) Firewall
6 7 (23.33%) VPN
6 7 (23.33%) Jenkins
6 7 (23.33%) Postfix
6 7 (23.33%) FitNesse
6 7 (23.33%) PHP5
6 7 (23.33%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (23.33%) Time Management
6 7 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (23.33%) Automated Testing
7 6 (20.00%) CSS

Apache
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 9 (30.00%) nginx
2 4 (13.33%) Apache Solr
2 4 (13.33%) Confluence
2 4 (13.33%) Mule
2 4 (13.33%) Apache ServiceMix
3 3 (10.00%) MediaWiki
3 3 (10.00%) Drupal
4 1 (3.33%) IIS
4 1 (3.33%) CMS
4 1 (3.33%) Joomla!
4 1 (3.33%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (6.67%) Amazon S3
1 2 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (23.33%) VPN
1 7 (23.33%) Firewall
2 5 (16.67%) LAN
2 5 (16.67%) WAN
3 4 (13.33%) IPv6
3 4 (13.33%) Network Security
4 3 (10.00%) IPsec
4 3 (10.00%) LDAP
4 3 (10.00%) OSPF
4 3 (10.00%) BGP
4 3 (10.00%) EIGRP
5 2 (6.67%) Internet
6 1 (3.33%) Intranet
6 1 (3.33%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (33.33%) MySQL
2 4 (13.33%) MarkLogic
3 3 (10.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (30.00%) Git (software)
2 8 (26.67%) JIRA
3 7 (23.33%) FitNesse
3 7 (23.33%) Jenkins
4 4 (13.33%) WebDriver
4 4 (13.33%) JUnit
4 4 (13.33%) Subversion
4 4 (13.33%) Hudson
5 1 (3.33%) Maven
5 1 (3.33%) PHPUnit
5 1 (3.33%) Grunt
General
1 1 (3.33%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 12 (40.00%) Developer
2 7 (23.33%) Software Engineer
2 7 (23.33%) Senior Software Engineer
3 5 (16.67%) Web Developer
4 4 (13.33%) Administrator
4 4 (13.33%) PHP Developer
4 4 (13.33%) Java Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Linux Administrator
5 3 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (6.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 2 (6.67%) DevOps Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) PHP Web Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Drupal Developer
7 1 (3.33%) PHP Drupal Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Front-End Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Architect
7 1 (3.33%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (33.33%) LAMP
2 8 (26.67%) Zend Framework
3 6 (20.00%) HTML
3 6 (20.00%) CSS
4 5 (16.67%) Ajax
5 4 (13.33%) Grails
5 4 (13.33%) Spring
5 4 (13.33%) XHTML
5 4 (13.33%) Spring Integration
6 3 (10.00%) Flash
6 3 (10.00%) RESTful
7 2 (6.67%) HTML5
7 2 (6.67%) CSS3
7 2 (6.67%) jQuery
7 2 (6.67%) Web Services
7 2 (6.67%) XML
7 2 (6.67%) .NET
8 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET
8 1 (3.33%) RSS
8 1 (3.33%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) W3C
1 3 (10.00%) Wiki
1 3 (10.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (6.67%) Open Source
2 2 (6.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 19 (63.33%) Linux
2 9 (30.00%) CentOS
3 6 (20.00%) Windows
3 6 (20.00%) Debian
4 5 (16.67%) Ubuntu
5 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (10.00%) UNIX
6 1 (3.33%) Mac OS X
6 1 (3.33%) SUSE
6 1 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (33.33%) Refactoring
2 9 (30.00%) Software Engineering
3 7 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (23.33%) Automated Testing
3 7 (23.33%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (23.33%) Time Management
4 4 (13.33%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (13.33%) TDD
4 4 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (13.33%) SEO
4 4 (13.33%) Scrum
5 3 (10.00%) MVC
5 3 (10.00%) Data Modelling
5 3 (10.00%) Project Management
6 2 (6.67%) Content Management
6 2 (6.67%) Load Balancing
6 2 (6.67%) Configuration Management
7 1 (3.33%) OOP
7 1 (3.33%) OO
7 1 (3.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (66.67%) PHP
2 10 (33.33%) Java
2 10 (33.33%) Ruby
3 8 (26.67%) Bash Shell
4 7 (23.33%) PHP5
5 6 (20.00%) JavaScript
6 5 (16.67%) Perl
7 3 (10.00%) SQL
7 3 (10.00%) ActionScript
8 2 (6.67%) Python
9 1 (3.33%) Shell Script
9 1 (3.33%) Groovy
9 1 (3.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) WCAG
1 3 (10.00%) WAI
System Software
1 7 (23.33%) Samba
1 7 (23.33%) Postfix
2 5 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (10.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 10 (33.33%) Puppet
2 4 (13.33%) ZABBIX
3 2 (6.67%) Cacti
3 2 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (6.67%) Nagios
Vendors
1 8 (26.67%) Red Hat
1 8 (26.67%) VMware
1 8 (26.67%) Zend
2 4 (13.33%) Oracle
3 3 (10.00%) Citrix
4 2 (6.67%) Percona
5 1 (3.33%) JBoss
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