The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 Cardiff 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 40 29 26
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -3
Contract jobs citing Apache 6 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.64% 1.16% 1.12%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.70% 8.00% 6.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 1
Average daily rate £400 £200 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -27.27%
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
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
69 25 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 18.85% 14.45% 17.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 14 14
Average daily rate £350 £305 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.75% +10.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £172 £105
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £460 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £17.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -2.56%
Apache
South Wales

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Apache across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Apache Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

Apache
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 8 (88.89%) HP
2 5 (55.56%) TCP/IP
2 5 (55.56%) Linux
3 4 (44.44%) UNIX
3 4 (44.44%) Solaris
3 4 (44.44%) Ant
3 4 (44.44%) SOAP
3 4 (44.44%) Web Services
3 4 (44.44%) Perl
3 4 (44.44%) SQL
3 4 (44.44%) Oracle
3 4 (44.44%) Toad
3 4 (44.44%) DNS
3 4 (44.44%) SSL
3 4 (44.44%) IBM
3 4 (44.44%) Sun
3 4 (44.44%) J2ME
3 4 (44.44%) WAP
3 4 (44.44%) SMTP
3 4 (44.44%) NFS
3 4 (44.44%) RHCE
3 4 (44.44%) LoadRunner
3 4 (44.44%) Red Hat
3 4 (44.44%) Apple
3 4 (44.44%) 3G
3 4 (44.44%) Regression Testing
3 4 (44.44%) 2G
3 4 (44.44%) Handset
3 4 (44.44%) Scrum
3 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development

Apache
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 1 (11.11%) IIS
1 1 (11.11%) Joomla!
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) TCP/IP
2 4 (44.44%) DNS
2 4 (44.44%) SSL
2 4 (44.44%) 3G
2 4 (44.44%) 2G
2 4 (44.44%) 4G
2 4 (44.44%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) MySQL
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Ant
1 4 (44.44%) Toad
1 4 (44.44%) LoadRunner
1 4 (44.44%) Maven
1 4 (44.44%) JIRA
1 4 (44.44%) Selenium
1 4 (44.44%) SoapUI
1 4 (44.44%) Apache Ivy
1 4 (44.44%) eggPlant
General
1 3 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) QA Leader
2 3 (33.33%) Administrator
2 3 (33.33%) UNIX Administrator
3 2 (22.22%) UNIX Support
3 2 (22.22%) UNIX Systems Administrator
3 2 (22.22%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Programmer
4 1 (11.11%) Web Programmer
4 1 (11.11%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) SOAP
1 4 (44.44%) Web Services
1 4 (44.44%) J2ME
1 4 (44.44%) WAP
1 4 (44.44%) REST
2 1 (11.11%) HTML
2 1 (11.11%) CSS
2 1 (11.11%) Ajax
2 1 (11.11%) jQuery
2 1 (11.11%) XML
2 1 (11.11%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Handset
1 4 (44.44%) Mobile App
2 3 (33.33%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (11.11%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Linux
2 4 (44.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (44.44%) UNIX
2 4 (44.44%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Regression Testing
1 4 (44.44%) Scrum
1 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (44.44%) Manual Testing
1 4 (44.44%) Test Automation
2 2 (22.22%) Automation Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
3 1 (11.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) Perl
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
1 4 (44.44%) Bash Shell
2 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 1 (11.11%) ActionScript
2 1 (11.11%) ActionScript 3.0
2 1 (11.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) QA
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) NFS
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) HP Quality Center
1 4 (44.44%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) HP
2 4 (44.44%) Red Hat
2 4 (44.44%) Apple
2 4 (44.44%) Oracle
2 4 (44.44%) IBM
2 4 (44.44%) Sun
3 1 (11.11%) Zend