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 21 October 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache HTTP Server
Rank 35 33 40
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +7
Contract jobs citing Apache 9 9 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.38% 2.67% 2.60%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.89% 13.43% 12.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 7 6
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£388 £375 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -11.76%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £353 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.38% +8.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -9.72%
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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 Cambridge region.

Application Platforms Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
91 67 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 24.07% 19.88% 21.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 38 35
Average daily rate £378 £375 £373
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.66% +0.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £190 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £515 £444
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 12
Average hourly rate £21.00 £39.00 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.15% +64.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £8.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £39.00 £44.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -7.89%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Apache across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

Apache Daily Rate Histogram 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 21 October 2014, 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 16 (66.67%) Java
2 13 (54.17%) Oracle
2 13 (54.17%) OO
3 12 (50.00%) WebLogic
3 12 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (45.83%) Git (software)
4 11 (45.83%) SQL
5 9 (37.50%) Perl
6 8 (33.33%) JBoss
6 8 (33.33%) Linux
7 7 (29.17%) UNIX
7 7 (29.17%) J2EE
7 7 (29.17%) Scrum
7 7 (29.17%) jQuery
7 7 (29.17%) Maven
7 7 (29.17%) Dojo
7 7 (29.17%) Selenium
7 7 (29.17%) Jenkins
8 6 (25.00%) Web Services
9 5 (20.83%) MySQL
9 5 (20.83%) PHP
9 5 (20.83%) Tomcat
9 5 (20.83%) Finance
10 4 (16.67%) Big Data
10 4 (16.67%) Apache Camel
10 4 (16.67%) Apache ServiceMix
10 4 (16.67%) Relational Database
10 4 (16.67%) TDD
10 4 (16.67%) Software Engineering
10 4 (16.67%) Atlassian

Apache
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 12 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 8 (33.33%) JBoss
3 5 (20.83%) Tomcat
4 4 (16.67%) Apache ServiceMix
5 1 (4.17%) IIS
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.17%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) DHCP
1 2 (8.33%) DNS
2 1 (4.17%) Internet
2 1 (4.17%) HTTP
2 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) MySQL
2 4 (16.67%) RDBMS
2 4 (16.67%) Big Data
2 4 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 3 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (8.33%) Oracle Database
5 1 (4.17%) SimpleDB
Development Applications
1 11 (45.83%) Git (software)
2 7 (29.17%) Jenkins
2 7 (29.17%) Selenium
2 7 (29.17%) Maven
3 2 (8.33%) Subversion
4 1 (4.17%) JUnit
4 1 (4.17%) JIRA
General
1 5 (20.83%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Games
Job Titles
1 14 (58.33%) Developer
2 7 (29.17%) Architect
2 7 (29.17%) Java Architect
3 5 (20.83%) Java/J2EE Architect
3 5 (20.83%) Java Developer
4 4 (16.67%) C++ Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Software Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) J2EE Architect
5 3 (12.50%) C++ Software Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) PHP Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Web Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Consultant
6 2 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (8.33%) Technical Architect
6 2 (8.33%) Administrator
6 2 (8.33%) Oracle Consultant
6 2 (8.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 2 (8.33%) PHP Web Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Linux Consultant
6 2 (8.33%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (29.17%) J2EE
1 7 (29.17%) Dojo
1 7 (29.17%) jQuery
2 6 (25.00%) Web Services
3 4 (16.67%) J2SE
3 4 (16.67%) Apache Camel
4 3 (12.50%) Spring
4 3 (12.50%) LAMP
4 3 (12.50%) OSGi
4 3 (12.50%) REST
4 3 (12.50%) JMS
4 3 (12.50%) XML
5 2 (8.33%) Swing
5 2 (8.33%) CGI
5 2 (8.33%) Hibernate
6 1 (4.17%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) GIS
1 3 (12.50%) Computer Science
1 3 (12.50%) Open Source
2 2 (8.33%) Clustering
2 2 (8.33%) PKI
3 1 (4.17%) Mathematics
3 1 (4.17%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 8 (33.33%) Linux
2 7 (29.17%) UNIX
3 4 (16.67%) Solaris
3 4 (16.67%) Oracle Linux
4 2 (8.33%) CentOS
4 2 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (54.17%) OO
2 12 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (29.17%) Scrum
4 4 (16.67%) SOA
4 4 (16.67%) UML
4 4 (16.67%) OOP
4 4 (16.67%) TDD
4 4 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 4 (16.67%) Multithreading
4 4 (16.67%) Kanban
4 4 (16.67%) BDD
4 4 (16.67%) Feature Driven Development
5 2 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (8.33%) Load Balancing
5 2 (8.33%) Data Analysis
5 2 (8.33%) Unit Testing
5 2 (8.33%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 16 (66.67%) Java
2 11 (45.83%) SQL
3 9 (37.50%) Perl
4 5 (20.83%) PHP
5 4 (16.67%) C++
6 3 (12.50%) PL/SQL
6 3 (12.50%) Tcl
7 2 (8.33%) T-SQL
7 2 (8.33%) Python
8 1 (4.17%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) Degree
2 2 (8.33%) OCP
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (8.33%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) QA
1 2 (8.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 2 (8.33%) VMware ESX
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (8.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (8.33%) EMC NetWorker
1 2 (8.33%) SCCM
1 2 (8.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 13 (54.17%) Oracle
2 4 (16.67%) Atlassian
2 4 (16.67%) Sun
3 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 2 (8.33%) Sybase
4 2 (8.33%) SAP
4 2 (8.33%) EMC
4 2 (8.33%) Red Hat
4 2 (8.33%) VMware