The table below looks at the statistics for Apache skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apache over the 3 months to 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache HTTP Server
Rank 40 39 26
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -13
Contract jobs citing Apache 2 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.53% 0.35% 0.58%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.13% 1.79% 3.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Average daily rate
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£350 £325 £210
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +54.76%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 £28.75 £41.00
% change year-on-year
+7.82% -29.87%
Apache
South Wales

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

Application Platforms Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
64 56 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 16.84% 19.38% 15.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 35 22
Average daily rate £325 £308 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.69% -38.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Average hourly rate £16.00 £13.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% -40.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%

Apache
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

Apache Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Apache
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Apache Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

Apache
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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%) Ant
1 9 (81.82%) Web Services
1 9 (81.82%) Maven
2 6 (54.55%) Handset
2 6 (54.55%) Scrum
2 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (54.55%) JIRA
2 6 (54.55%) QA
2 6 (54.55%) Selenium
2 6 (54.55%) Manual Testing
2 6 (54.55%) Test Automation
2 6 (54.55%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (54.55%) SoapUI
2 6 (54.55%) 4G
2 6 (54.55%) REST
2 6 (54.55%) Mobile App
2 6 (54.55%) SOAP
2 6 (54.55%) Oracle
2 6 (54.55%) SQL
2 6 (54.55%) J2ME
2 6 (54.55%) WAP
2 6 (54.55%) Toad
2 6 (54.55%) Sun
2 6 (54.55%) HP
2 6 (54.55%) LoadRunner
2 6 (54.55%) Apple
2 6 (54.55%) 3G
2 6 (54.55%) Regression Testing
2 6 (54.55%) 2G
2 6 (54.55%) Apache Ivy

Apache
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 3 (27.27%) WebLogic
1 3 (27.27%) Tomcat
1 3 (27.27%) WebSphere
2 1 (9.09%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) 4G
1 6 (54.55%) 3G
1 6 (54.55%) 2G
2 1 (9.09%) LDAP
2 1 (9.09%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (81.82%) Ant
1 9 (81.82%) Maven
2 6 (54.55%) JIRA
2 6 (54.55%) Selenium
2 6 (54.55%) SoapUI
2 6 (54.55%) Toad
2 6 (54.55%) LoadRunner
2 6 (54.55%) Apache Ivy
2 6 (54.55%) eggPlant
3 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) QA Leader
2 4 (36.36%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Test Leader
3 3 (27.27%) Java Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) UNIX Systems Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) UNIX Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Perl Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (81.82%) Web Services
2 6 (54.55%) REST
2 6 (54.55%) SOAP
2 6 (54.55%) J2ME
2 6 (54.55%) WAP
3 4 (36.36%) CSS
3 4 (36.36%) XML
4 3 (27.27%) Hibernate
4 3 (27.27%) Spring
4 3 (27.27%) JSP
4 3 (27.27%) J2EE
4 3 (27.27%) J2SE
5 1 (9.09%) HTML
5 1 (9.09%) LAMP
5 1 (9.09%) Mojolicious
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Handset
1 6 (54.55%) Mobile App
2 3 (27.27%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) UNIX
2 1 (9.09%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Ubuntu
2 1 (9.09%) CentOS
2 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Scrum
1 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (54.55%) Manual Testing
1 6 (54.55%) Test Automation
1 6 (54.55%) Regression Testing
2 3 (27.27%) Automation Testing
2 3 (27.27%) OOD
2 3 (27.27%) OO
3 1 (9.09%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) SQL
2 3 (27.27%) Java
2 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
3 2 (18.18%) Perl
4 1 (9.09%) Python
4 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
4 1 (9.09%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (54.55%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (54.55%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (9.09%) Puppet
2 1 (9.09%) Ansible
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Oracle
1 6 (54.55%) Sun
1 6 (54.55%) HP
1 6 (54.55%) Apple
2 1 (9.09%) Google
2 1 (9.09%) Rackspace