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 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 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache HTTP Server
Rank 83 77 77
Rank change year-on-year
-6 0
Contract jobs citing Apache 12 10 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.74% 0.77% 0.28%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.85% 4.37% 1.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 2
Average daily rate £363 £300 £210
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.83% +42.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £295 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £214
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £28.75 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
- +25.00%
Application Platforms Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
205 229 253
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 12.71% 17.74% 17.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 90 134
Average daily rate £350 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £170 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 24 19
Average hourly rate £14.00 £28.25 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.44% -33.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.65 £11.50 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £32.50 £57.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
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
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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire - 7 £388 - 5
Leicestershire -13 2 £338 +12.50% 1
Lincolnshire - - - -
Nottinghamshire - - - - 3
Apache
England

Apache
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 20 (83.33%) Linux
2 19 (79.17%) JavaScript
2 19 (79.17%) MySQL
3 17 (70.83%) PHP
3 17 (70.83%) jQuery
4 12 (50.00%) CSS
5 10 (41.67%) XML
6 9 (37.50%) Subversion
7 8 (33.33%) Ajax
7 8 (33.33%) Rackspace
8 7 (29.17%) Symfony
8 7 (29.17%) RESTful
8 7 (29.17%) Retail
9 6 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (25.00%) JSON
9 6 (25.00%) Rackspace Cloud
10 5 (20.83%) MVC
10 5 (20.83%) HTML
11 4 (16.67%) OOP
11 4 (16.67%) E-Commerce
11 4 (16.67%) SSL
11 4 (16.67%) Windows
11 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (16.67%) CentOS
11 4 (16.67%) CakePHP
11 4 (16.67%) SSH
11 4 (16.67%) MongoDB
12 3 (12.50%) HTML5
12 3 (12.50%) REST
12 3 (12.50%) Agile Project Management

Apache
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 3 (12.50%) CMS
1 3 (12.50%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.17%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 6 (25.00%) Rackspace Cloud
2 1 (4.17%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.67%) SSL
1 4 (16.67%) SSH
2 1 (4.17%) Network Security
2 1 (4.17%) Firewall
2 1 (4.17%) SAN
2 1 (4.17%) LAN
2 1 (4.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (79.17%) MySQL
2 4 (16.67%) MongoDB
3 2 (8.33%) SQLite
4 1 (4.17%) Infinispan
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (37.50%) Subversion
2 3 (12.50%) Eclipse
3 2 (8.33%) PhoneGap
4 1 (4.17%) Maven
4 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
4 1 (4.17%) Mercurial
4 1 (4.17%) Xcode
4 1 (4.17%) Ant
4 1 (4.17%) JUnit
4 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (29.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (58.33%) Developer
2 9 (37.50%) PHP Developer
3 5 (20.83%) Administrator
3 5 (20.83%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (8.33%) Applications Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (8.33%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Java Web Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Mobile Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Android Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Mobile Applications Developer
5 1 (4.17%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 1 (4.17%) iOS Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Applications Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Java Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (70.83%) jQuery
2 12 (50.00%) CSS
3 10 (41.67%) XML
4 8 (33.33%) Ajax
5 7 (29.17%) Symfony
5 7 (29.17%) RESTful
6 6 (25.00%) JSON
7 5 (20.83%) HTML
8 4 (16.67%) CakePHP
9 3 (12.50%) HTML5
9 3 (12.50%) REST
9 3 (12.50%) Web Services
9 3 (12.50%) J2EE
10 2 (8.33%) SOAP
10 2 (8.33%) J2ME
10 2 (8.33%) Middleware
10 2 (8.33%) LAMP
10 2 (8.33%) iOS SDK
10 2 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 2 (8.33%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Mobile App
1 2 (8.33%) iPhone
2 1 (4.17%) Social Media
2 1 (4.17%) Clustering
2 1 (4.17%) AS400
2 1 (4.17%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 20 (83.33%) Linux
2 6 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (16.67%) Windows
3 4 (16.67%) CentOS
4 2 (8.33%) Apple iOS
4 2 (8.33%) Windows Phone
4 2 (8.33%) Android
5 1 (4.17%) BlackBerry OS
5 1 (4.17%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.83%) MVC
2 4 (16.67%) OOP
2 4 (16.67%) E-Commerce
2 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (12.50%) Agile Project Management
3 3 (12.50%) Migration
3 3 (12.50%) Project Management
3 3 (12.50%) OO
4 2 (8.33%) Android Development
4 2 (8.33%) iOS Development
4 2 (8.33%) Data Migration
5 1 (4.17%) Web Development
5 1 (4.17%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (4.17%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (4.17%) OO PHP
5 1 (4.17%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 19 (79.17%) JavaScript
2 17 (70.83%) PHP
3 3 (12.50%) Java
4 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
4 1 (4.17%) Objective-C
4 1 (4.17%) RPG
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
1 1 (4.17%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Tivoli
1 1 (4.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (4.17%) Nagios
Vendors
1 8 (33.33%) Rackspace
2 3 (12.50%) JBoss
3 2 (8.33%) SAP
3 2 (8.33%) Sybase
3 2 (8.33%) Oracle
3 2 (8.33%) IBM
3 2 (8.33%) Adobe
3 2 (8.33%) Apple
3 2 (8.33%) Twitter
3 2 (8.33%) Google
4 1 (4.17%) Zend
4 1 (4.17%) hybris
4 1 (4.17%) Sencha
4 1 (4.17%) Alterian
4 1 (4.17%) VMware
4 1 (4.17%) HP
4 1 (4.17%) Citrix
4 1 (4.17%) Symbian
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