The table below looks at the statistics for Apache skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apache over the 3 months to 14 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache HTTP Server (httpd)
Rank 40 35 11
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -24
Contract jobs citing Apache 3 4 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.81% 1.32% 10.74%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.68% 6.78% 46.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 17
Average daily rate - £175 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -56.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £373 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.69% +6.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £39.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.66% +13.57%
Apache
Cambridgeshire

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

Application Platforms Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
31 59 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 8.40% 19.47% 22.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 26 39
Average daily rate £463 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £228 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 5
Average hourly rate - £46.00 £35.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +29.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

Apache
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Apache Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Apache
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Apache Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Apache
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Apache Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

Apache
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 (87.50%) Linux
2 5 (62.50%) Git (software)
3 4 (50.00%) Bash Shell
3 4 (50.00%) Puppet
3 4 (50.00%) Tomcat
4 3 (37.50%) MySQL
4 3 (37.50%) Java
4 3 (37.50%) SDLC
4 3 (37.50%) OO
5 2 (25.00%) WorldPay
5 2 (25.00%) FireEye
5 2 (25.00%) PHP
5 2 (25.00%) Web Services
5 2 (25.00%) XML
5 2 (25.00%) ITIL
5 2 (25.00%) Unix
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle
5 2 (25.00%) HTML
5 2 (25.00%) Solaris
5 2 (25.00%) Python
5 2 (25.00%) OOD
5 2 (25.00%) VoIP
5 2 (25.00%) WAN
5 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
5 2 (25.00%) Cisco
5 2 (25.00%) Sun
5 2 (25.00%) CCNA
5 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (25.00%) Juniper
5 2 (25.00%) Shell Script

Apache
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 4 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (12.50%) Apache Solr
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (12.50%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (25.00%) Firewall
1 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (25.00%) VoIP
1 2 (25.00%) WAN
1 2 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (12.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) MySQL
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Git (software)
2 2 (25.00%) JIRA
3 1 (12.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
3 1 (12.50%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Administrator
1 2 (25.00%) Developer
1 2 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Network Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Applications Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Applications Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Development Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) HTML
1 2 (25.00%) Web Services
1 2 (25.00%) XML
2 1 (12.50%) Ajax
2 1 (12.50%) CSS
2 1 (12.50%) LAMP
2 1 (12.50%) mod_perl
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (12.50%) Biology
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) Solaris
2 2 (25.00%) Unix
3 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) OO
1 3 (37.50%) SDLC
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) DevOps
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (25.00%) OOD
2 2 (25.00%) Web Development
3 1 (12.50%) Bioinformatics
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (12.50%) Data Visualisation
3 1 (12.50%) Front End Development
3 1 (12.50%) OOP
3 1 (12.50%) Software Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (37.50%) Java
3 2 (25.00%) PHP
3 2 (25.00%) Python
3 2 (25.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 1 (12.50%) Perl
4 1 (12.50%) PHP 5
4 1 (12.50%) Ruby
4 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) CCNA
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) Puppet
2 2 (25.00%) Ansible
2 2 (25.00%) Nagios
2 2 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (12.50%) Packer
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco
1 2 (25.00%) F5
1 2 (25.00%) FireEye
1 2 (25.00%) Juniper
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle
1 2 (25.00%) Splunk
1 2 (25.00%) Sun
1 2 (25.00%) WorldPay
2 1 (12.50%) Perforce
2 1 (12.50%) Red Hat