The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 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 Cambridge 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache HTTP Server
Rank 22 29 51
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +22
Contract jobs citing Apache 21 16 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 5.75% 4.15% 0.21%
As % of the Application Platforms category 25.30% 18.60% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 0
Average daily rate £400 £270 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+48.14% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
- +25.00%
Application Platforms Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
83 86 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 22.74% 22.28% 16.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 28 29
Average daily rate £375 £268 £303
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.18% -11.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £187 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £375 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 13
Average hourly rate £45.00 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.65 £23.43 £33.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £35.00 £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
Apache
Cambridgeshire

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 18 April 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 18 April 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 24 (66.67%) Linux
2 21 (58.33%) OO
3 19 (52.78%) SQL
4 18 (50.00%) Java
5 17 (47.22%) MySQL
6 16 (44.44%) JavaScript
6 16 (44.44%) PHP
6 16 (44.44%) Ajax
6 16 (44.44%) PHP5
7 15 (41.67%) Perl
8 14 (38.89%) HTML
8 14 (38.89%) Oracle
9 13 (36.11%) Tomcat
9 13 (36.11%) UNIX
9 13 (36.11%) Finance
9 13 (36.11%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (33.33%) Subversion
10 12 (33.33%) Nagios
10 12 (33.33%) CGI
11 11 (30.56%) LAMP
11 11 (30.56%) XHTML
11 11 (30.56%) CSS
11 11 (30.56%) Web Services
11 11 (30.56%) Ubuntu
11 11 (30.56%) jQuery
11 11 (30.56%) WordPress
11 11 (30.56%) Android
11 11 (30.56%) Apple iOS
11 11 (30.56%) Android Development
11 11 (30.56%) iOS Development

Apache
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 13 (36.11%) Tomcat
2 11 (30.56%) WordPress
3 1 (2.78%) Confluence
3 1 (2.78%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.78%) IIS
Business Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (5.56%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.33%) DNS
2 2 (5.56%) DHCP
2 2 (5.56%) HTTP
2 2 (5.56%) SNMP
3 1 (2.78%) OpenLDAP
3 1 (2.78%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (47.22%) MySQL
2 5 (13.89%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.56%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 12 (33.33%) Subversion
2 2 (5.56%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.78%) JIRA
General
1 13 (36.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 28 (77.78%) Developer
2 11 (30.56%) LAMP Developer
3 10 (27.78%) Java Developer
4 4 (11.11%) Programmer
4 4 (11.11%) Java Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 4 (11.11%) Java Programmer
5 3 (8.33%) Administrator
5 3 (8.33%) PHP Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (5.56%) Software Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Architect
6 2 (5.56%) Lead Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Java Architect
6 2 (5.56%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Lead Java Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Programmer
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Java Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (44.44%) Ajax
2 14 (38.89%) HTML
3 12 (33.33%) CGI
4 11 (30.56%) LAMP
4 11 (30.56%) XHTML
4 11 (30.56%) CSS
4 11 (30.56%) Web Services
4 11 (30.56%) jQuery
5 8 (22.22%) J2EE
6 2 (5.56%) J2SE
7 1 (2.78%) REST
7 1 (2.78%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.56%) Clustering
2 1 (2.78%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 24 (66.67%) Linux
2 13 (36.11%) UNIX
3 11 (30.56%) Ubuntu
3 11 (30.56%) Android
3 11 (30.56%) Apple iOS
4 9 (25.00%) Solaris
5 3 (8.33%) CentOS
5 3 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (5.56%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (2.78%) Debian
7 1 (2.78%) Windows
7 1 (2.78%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (58.33%) OO
2 13 (36.11%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (30.56%) Android Development
3 11 (30.56%) iOS Development
4 5 (13.89%) OOP
5 4 (11.11%) ERP
5 4 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (8.33%) Data Modelling
7 2 (5.56%) UML
7 2 (5.56%) ITIL
7 2 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (5.56%) Load Balancing
7 2 (5.56%) Software Engineering
7 2 (5.56%) Multithreading
8 1 (2.78%) OO PHP
8 1 (2.78%) TDD
8 1 (2.78%) Data Analysis
8 1 (2.78%) Performance Testing
8 1 (2.78%) Unit Testing
8 1 (2.78%) E-business
Programming Languages
1 19 (52.78%) SQL
2 18 (50.00%) Java
3 16 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 16 (44.44%) PHP
3 16 (44.44%) PHP5
4 15 (41.67%) Perl
5 1 (2.78%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.78%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (8.33%) RHCE
2 1 (2.78%) OCP
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.56%) Active Directory
1 2 (5.56%) VMware ESX
1 2 (5.56%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (5.56%) vSphere
2 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (33.33%) Nagios
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (5.56%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (2.78%) Cacti
3 1 (2.78%) SCCM
3 1 (2.78%) SCOM
Vendors
1 14 (38.89%) Oracle
2 8 (22.22%) Sybase
2 8 (22.22%) Sun
3 4 (11.11%) SAP
3 4 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 4 (11.11%) Red Hat
4 2 (5.56%) EMC
4 2 (5.56%) VMware
5 1 (2.78%) Atlassian
5 1 (2.78%) Perforce
5 1 (2.78%) Cisco
5 1 (2.78%) Juniper