The table below looks at the statistics for Apache skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apache over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache HTTP Server (httpd)
Rank 59 72 53
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -19
Contract jobs citing Apache 12 3 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.50% 0.26% 1.89%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.00% 2.73% 9.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 6
Median daily rate £469 £398 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.92% +15.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £389 £398 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £398 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+8.55% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.75 £40.38 £29.75
% change year-on-year
-41.18% +35.73%
Apache
North West

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

Application Platforms Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
120 110 155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 15.02% 9.66% 19.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 63 71
Median daily rate £400 £425 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £515 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 14 18
Median hourly rate £14.86 £15.92 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.65% -11.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £9.21 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £25.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+23.59% +27.14%

Apache
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire region citing Apache as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Apache Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Apache
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Apache Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Apache
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Apache across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

Apache Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

Apache
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Apache Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

Apache
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Apache within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +15 6 £500 +25.78%
Chester - 3 £435 -
Apache
North West

Apache
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Apache also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Apache.

1 24 (72.73%) Linux
2 22 (66.67%) Tomcat
3 21 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (60.61%) HTTP
5 18 (54.55%) JBoss
6 17 (51.52%) Java
6 17 (51.52%) JSON
7 16 (48.48%) JavaScript
7 16 (48.48%) Open Source
8 15 (45.45%) MySQL
9 14 (42.42%) Oracle
9 14 (42.42%) IBM
9 14 (42.42%) Middleware
9 14 (42.42%) Banking
10 12 (36.36%) JDBC
10 12 (36.36%) XML
10 12 (36.36%) REST
10 12 (36.36%) High Availability
10 12 (36.36%) Apache Camel
11 11 (33.33%) Microservices
11 11 (33.33%) CSS3
11 11 (33.33%) HTML5
11 11 (33.33%) SOAP
11 11 (33.33%) CSS
11 11 (33.33%) C
11 11 (33.33%) C++
11 11 (33.33%) HTML
11 11 (33.33%) J2EE
11 11 (33.33%) SOA
11 11 (33.33%) ActiveMQ

Apache
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 22 (66.67%) Tomcat
2 18 (54.55%) JBoss
3 6 (18.18%) IIS
4 3 (9.09%) SharePoint
4 3 (9.09%) WebSphere
4 3 (9.09%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (6.06%) Apache Spark
6 1 (3.03%) nginx
6 1 (3.03%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.12%) IaaS
2 3 (9.09%) PaaS
2 3 (9.09%) SaaS
3 2 (6.06%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (3.03%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 20 (60.61%) HTTP
2 10 (30.30%) LDAP
3 6 (18.18%) SSL
4 5 (15.15%) DNS
4 5 (15.15%) HTTPS
5 2 (6.06%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (45.45%) MySQL
2 11 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (15.15%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (9.09%) SQL Server
5 2 (6.06%) Amazon Redshift
5 2 (6.06%) Data Mining
5 2 (6.06%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (3.03%) Big Data
6 1 (3.03%) Hadoop
6 1 (3.03%) MongoDB
6 1 (3.03%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (6.06%) Jenkins
2 2 (6.06%) TeamCity
3 1 (3.03%) JIRA
3 1 (3.03%) Maven
3 1 (3.03%) Vagrant
General
1 14 (42.42%) Banking
2 3 (9.09%) Finance
2 3 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (3.03%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (33.33%) Architect
2 8 (24.24%) Developer
2 8 (24.24%) Technical Architect
3 7 (21.21%) Digital Architect
4 6 (18.18%) Digital Technical Architect
5 4 (12.12%) Java Architect
5 4 (12.12%) Test Manager
6 3 (9.09%) Java Developer
6 3 (9.09%) JavaScript Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) Senior Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Test Automation Manager
7 2 (6.06%) Administrator
7 2 (6.06%) Agile Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Digital Developer
7 2 (6.06%) HTML CSS Developer
7 2 (6.06%) HTML Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Oracle Architect
7 2 (6.06%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (51.52%) JSON
2 14 (42.42%) Middleware
3 12 (36.36%) Apache Camel
3 12 (36.36%) JDBC
3 12 (36.36%) REST
3 12 (36.36%) XML
4 11 (33.33%) ActiveMQ
4 11 (33.33%) CSS
4 11 (33.33%) CSS3
4 11 (33.33%) HTML
4 11 (33.33%) HTML5
4 11 (33.33%) J2EE
4 11 (33.33%) SOAP
5 5 (15.15%) SAML
6 3 (9.09%) .NET
6 3 (9.09%) LAMP
6 3 (9.09%) WAMP
7 2 (6.06%) .NET Framework
7 2 (6.06%) JSP
8 1 (3.03%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) Clustering
2 2 (6.06%) PMI
3 1 (3.03%) iPad
3 1 (3.03%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.03%) RIA
3 1 (3.03%) User Experience
3 1 (3.03%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 24 (72.73%) Linux
2 8 (24.24%) Windows
3 6 (18.18%) AIX
4 5 (15.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (9.09%) CentOS
5 3 (9.09%) Unix
5 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (6.06%) HPUX
6 2 (6.06%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (48.48%) Open Source
3 12 (36.36%) High Availability
4 11 (33.33%) E-business
4 11 (33.33%) Microservices
4 11 (33.33%) SOA
5 8 (24.24%) Project Management
6 6 (18.18%) Validation
7 5 (15.15%) Extreme Programming
8 4 (12.12%) Automation Testing
8 4 (12.12%) Build Automation
8 4 (12.12%) Capacity Management
8 4 (12.12%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (9.09%) ETL
9 3 (9.09%) Load Balancing
9 3 (9.09%) Test Management
10 2 (6.06%) Configuration Management
10 2 (6.06%) ITIL
10 2 (6.06%) PRINCE2
10 2 (6.06%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (51.52%) Java
2 16 (48.48%) JavaScript
3 11 (33.33%) C
3 11 (33.33%) C++
4 5 (15.15%) Lua
4 5 (15.15%) VB
5 4 (12.12%) Bash Shell
5 4 (12.12%) SQL
6 3 (9.09%) Jython
6 3 (9.09%) PHP
6 3 (9.09%) PowerShell
6 3 (9.09%) Shell Script
7 2 (6.06%) Python
8 1 (3.03%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 4 (12.12%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (9.09%) MCITP
3 3 (9.09%) MCTS
3 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (9.09%) RHCE
4 2 (6.06%) PMI Certification
5 1 (3.03%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (6.06%) QA
System Software
1 3 (9.09%) UAG
2 2 (6.06%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.06%) vCloud
2 2 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (27.27%) Puppet
2 5 (15.15%) Tivoli
3 4 (12.12%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (12.12%) vRealize
4 3 (9.09%) BladeLogic
4 3 (9.09%) CA Wily
4 3 (9.09%) Red Hat Satellite
5 2 (6.06%) yum
Vendors
1 14 (42.42%) IBM
1 14 (42.42%) Oracle
2 8 (24.24%) Microsoft
3 5 (15.15%) Red Hat
3 5 (15.15%) VMware
4 3 (9.09%) Brocade
4 3 (9.09%) CA
4 3 (9.09%) Talend
5 2 (6.06%) Tableau
6 1 (3.03%) SaltStack