The first table below looks at the demand for Apache skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apache over the 3 months to 31 July 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 East Midlands 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache HTTP Server
Rank 70 85 84
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -1
Contract jobs citing Apache 19 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.31% 0.41% 0.069%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.85% 2.58% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 1
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£338 £288 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.39% +27.77%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £25.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+1.66% -23.07%
Application Platforms Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
242 233 174
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 16.74% 16.07% 12.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 133 85
Average daily rate £350 £300 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £193 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £459 £475 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 12 16
Average hourly rate £13.62 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.31% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £10.40 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £23.75 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.84 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-11.36% -5.00%
Apache
England

Apache
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Apache Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Apache
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Apache Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Apache
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Apache across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Apache Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Apache
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Apache Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Apache
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Apache within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire +7 11 £281 +25.00% 3
Nottinghamshire +13 3 £381 +22.00% 3
Leicestershire -5 2 £223 - 1
Lincolnshire - - - - 1
Apache
England

Apache
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 28 (84.85%) Linux
2 26 (78.79%) MySQL
3 19 (57.58%) JavaScript
3 19 (57.58%) PHP
4 17 (51.52%) XML
4 17 (51.52%) jQuery
5 16 (48.48%) CentOS
6 15 (45.45%) Subversion
7 13 (39.39%) RESTful
7 13 (39.39%) Ajax
7 13 (39.39%) Rackspace
8 12 (36.36%) Symfony
9 11 (33.33%) Rackspace Cloud
10 10 (30.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 9 (27.27%) JSON
11 9 (27.27%) SSH
11 9 (27.27%) SSL
11 9 (27.27%) UNIX
11 9 (27.27%) Tomcat
12 8 (24.24%) E-Commerce
12 8 (24.24%) Windows
12 8 (24.24%) CakePHP
12 8 (24.24%) MongoDB
13 7 (21.21%) Open Source
13 7 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
13 7 (21.21%) Java
14 6 (18.18%) Oracle
14 6 (18.18%) Citrix
14 6 (18.18%) Red Hat
14 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003

Apache
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 9 (27.27%) Tomcat
2 2 (6.06%) WebLogic
2 2 (6.06%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.03%) GlassFish
3 1 (3.03%) nginx
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (3.03%) OpenStack
3 1 (3.03%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (3.03%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 11 (33.33%) Rackspace Cloud
2 6 (18.18%) Google Apps
3 2 (6.06%) PaaS
4 1 (3.03%) SaaS
4 1 (3.03%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (27.27%) SSL
1 9 (27.27%) SSH
2 2 (6.06%) SAN
2 2 (6.06%) LAN
2 2 (6.06%) WAN
2 2 (6.06%) HTTP
3 1 (3.03%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (78.79%) MySQL
2 8 (24.24%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.03%) SQLPlus
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 15 (45.45%) Subversion
2 3 (9.09%) Ant
3 2 (6.06%) Eclipse
3 2 (6.06%) Maven
3 2 (6.06%) Git (software)
3 2 (6.06%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 2 (6.06%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.03%) Cucumber
4 1 (3.03%) SoapUI
4 1 (3.03%) JDeveloper
4 1 (3.03%) ClearCase
General
1 6 (18.18%) Retail
2 3 (9.09%) Finance
3 1 (3.03%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 14 (42.42%) Developer
2 11 (33.33%) PHP Developer
3 6 (18.18%) Systems Administrator
3 6 (18.18%) Administrator
4 5 (15.15%) Server Support
4 5 (15.15%) Analyst
4 5 (15.15%) Server Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) Storage Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) Support Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) Server Support Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Support Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Programmer
6 2 (6.06%) Storage Support Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Middleware Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 1 (3.03%) OO PHP Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Windows Server Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Java Web Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Designer
7 1 (3.03%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (51.52%) XML
1 17 (51.52%) jQuery
2 13 (39.39%) RESTful
2 13 (39.39%) Ajax
3 12 (36.36%) Symfony
4 9 (27.27%) JSON
5 8 (24.24%) CakePHP
6 5 (15.15%) CSS
7 4 (12.12%) HTML
8 3 (9.09%) Web Services
9 2 (6.06%) SOAP
9 2 (6.06%) XSLT
9 2 (6.06%) WebSphere MQ
9 2 (6.06%) Middleware
9 2 (6.06%) REST
9 2 (6.06%) Spring
10 1 (3.03%) JSF
10 1 (3.03%) Java EE
10 1 (3.03%) JSTL
10 1 (3.03%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.21%) Open Source
2 1 (3.03%) AS400
2 1 (3.03%) Mathematics
2 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.03%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 28 (84.85%) Linux
2 16 (48.48%) CentOS
3 10 (30.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (27.27%) UNIX
5 8 (24.24%) Windows
6 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (3.03%) Android
7 1 (3.03%) Solaris
7 1 (3.03%) Windows 7
7 1 (3.03%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (24.24%) E-Commerce
2 7 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (18.18%) Project Management
4 5 (15.15%) Migration
4 5 (15.15%) OOP
4 5 (15.15%) Agile Project Management
5 4 (12.12%) Data Migration
5 4 (12.12%) MVC
6 2 (6.06%) OO
6 2 (6.06%) Software Engineering
7 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (3.03%) Performance Testing
7 1 (3.03%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (3.03%) Multithreading
7 1 (3.03%) Electronic Trading
7 1 (3.03%) OO PHP
7 1 (3.03%) Data Modelling
7 1 (3.03%) SOA
7 1 (3.03%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 19 (57.58%) JavaScript
1 19 (57.58%) PHP
2 7 (21.21%) Java
3 4 (12.12%) SQL
4 2 (6.06%) Perl
5 1 (3.03%) C#
5 1 (3.03%) C++
5 1 (3.03%) RPG
5 1 (3.03%) Python
5 1 (3.03%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.03%) Ruby
5 1 (3.03%) XPath
5 1 (3.03%) PHP5
5 1 (3.03%) Groovy
5 1 (3.03%) Scala
5 1 (3.03%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (18.18%) Hyper-V
2 5 (15.15%) XenServer
3 2 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (39.39%) Rackspace
2 6 (18.18%) Google
2 6 (18.18%) Oracle
2 6 (18.18%) Citrix
2 6 (18.18%) Red Hat
3 4 (12.12%) ServiceNow
4 3 (9.09%) VMware
5 2 (6.06%) Cisco
5 2 (6.06%) hybris
6 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
6 1 (3.03%) HP
6 1 (3.03%) Alterian
6 1 (3.03%) Perforce