The table below looks at the statistics for Apache skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England 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 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache HTTP Server (httpd)
Rank 110 97 90
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -7
Contract jobs citing Apache 31 44 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.02% 1.45% 1.35%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.07% 8.49% 7.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 27 18
Average daily rate
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£325 £425 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.52% +25.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £176 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £414 £475 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £26.38 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.38 £30.50 £28.75
% change year-on-year
+32.39% +6.08%
Apache
England

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

Application Platforms Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
612 518 442
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 20.04% 17.11% 18.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 384 311 177
Average daily rate £350 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £190 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £475 £451
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 45 51
Average hourly rate £23.50 £21.75 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.04% -13.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £12.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £31.00 £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+26.47% -10.52%

Apache
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Apache Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Apache
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Apache Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Apache
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Apache across the East of England region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Apache Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Apache
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Apache Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Apache
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
Cambridgeshire -5 14 £350 -17.64% 12
Hertfordshire +2 11 £275 -35.29% 5
Suffolk +7 4 £350 -15.66%
Norfolk -3 4 £140 -44.00% 2
Apache
England

Apache
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 40 (64.52%) Linux
2 27 (43.55%) MySQL
3 19 (30.65%) Oracle
3 19 (30.65%) Tomcat
4 18 (29.03%) Web Services
5 17 (27.42%) Java
5 17 (27.42%) PHP
6 16 (25.81%) OO
7 15 (24.19%) Windows
7 15 (24.19%) Red Hat
8 13 (20.97%) JavaScript
9 12 (19.35%) HTML
9 12 (19.35%) UNIX
10 11 (17.74%) VMware
11 10 (16.13%) SOAP
11 10 (16.13%) Spring
11 10 (16.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 9 (14.52%) CSS
12 9 (14.52%) Python
12 9 (14.52%) SQL
12 9 (14.52%) Shell Script
12 9 (14.52%) Middleware
12 9 (14.52%) Configuration Management
12 9 (14.52%) MVC
13 8 (12.90%) WebLogic
13 8 (12.90%) E-Commerce
13 8 (12.90%) DNS
13 8 (12.90%) Puppet
13 8 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
14 7 (11.29%) Zend

Apache
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 19 (30.65%) Tomcat
2 8 (12.90%) WebLogic
3 5 (8.06%) nginx
4 4 (6.45%) Zope
4 4 (6.45%) Plone
5 3 (4.84%) Apache Solr
5 3 (4.84%) WebLogic Portal
6 2 (3.23%) CMS
6 2 (3.23%) WebSphere
6 2 (3.23%) IIS
6 2 (3.23%) JBoss
6 2 (3.23%) MQSeries
6 2 (3.23%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (1.61%) Drupal
7 1 (1.61%) Jetty
7 1 (1.61%) Apache Pig
7 1 (1.61%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 2 (3.23%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.61%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (4.84%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.84%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.61%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (1.61%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.90%) DNS
2 7 (11.29%) HTTP
2 7 (11.29%) Firewall
3 4 (6.45%) TCP/IP
4 3 (4.84%) SAN
4 3 (4.84%) Internet
4 3 (4.84%) LDAP
4 3 (4.84%) NAS
5 2 (3.23%) SSH
5 2 (3.23%) VLAN
5 2 (3.23%) Network Security
5 2 (3.23%) SMTP
6 1 (1.61%) DHCP
6 1 (1.61%) FTP
6 1 (1.61%) WAN
6 1 (1.61%) SSL
6 1 (1.61%) IPv4
6 1 (1.61%) IPv6
6 1 (1.61%) 802.11
6 1 (1.61%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (43.55%) MySQL
2 7 (11.29%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (9.68%) Oracle Database
3 6 (9.68%) Relational Database
4 4 (6.45%) CouchDB
4 4 (6.45%) MongoDB
4 4 (6.45%) NoSQL
4 4 (6.45%) Redis
5 3 (4.84%) SQL Server
5 3 (4.84%) Hadoop
6 2 (3.23%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (3.23%) SQLBase
7 1 (1.61%) Big Data
7 1 (1.61%) Sqoop
7 1 (1.61%) Apache Hive
7 1 (1.61%) Impala
Development Applications
1 5 (8.06%) Subversion
1 5 (8.06%) Git (software)
1 5 (8.06%) Jenkins
2 3 (4.84%) Mercurial
3 2 (3.23%) JIRA
3 2 (3.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (1.61%) JUnit
4 1 (1.61%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (1.61%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.61%) Redmine
4 1 (1.61%) Trac
General
1 7 (11.29%) Finance
2 2 (3.23%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.61%) Law
3 1 (1.61%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.61%) Military
3 1 (1.61%) Retail
Job Titles
1 31 (50.00%) Developer
2 11 (17.74%) Java Developer
2 11 (17.74%) PHP Developer
3 8 (12.90%) Linux Engineer
4 7 (11.29%) Linux Administrator
4 7 (11.29%) Applications Support
5 5 (8.06%) Support Engineer
5 5 (8.06%) Applications Support Engineer
5 5 (8.06%) PHP Symfony Developer
6 4 (6.45%) PHP LAMP Developer
6 4 (6.45%) Linux Support
6 4 (6.45%) Linux Support Engineer
6 4 (6.45%) Analyst
7 3 (4.84%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (4.84%) Senior Developer
7 3 (4.84%) Architect
7 3 (4.84%) Administrator
7 3 (4.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (4.84%) UNIX Engineer
7 3 (4.84%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (29.03%) Web Services
2 12 (19.35%) HTML
3 10 (16.13%) SOAP
3 10 (16.13%) Spring
4 9 (14.52%) Middleware
4 9 (14.52%) CSS
5 7 (11.29%) LAMP
5 7 (11.29%) REST
6 6 (9.68%) Symfony
7 5 (8.06%) WebSphere MQ
8 4 (6.45%) J2EE
8 4 (6.45%) XML
8 4 (6.45%) Laravel
8 4 (6.45%) Memcached
8 4 (6.45%) Yii
9 3 (4.84%) RESTful
9 3 (4.84%) HTML5
9 3 (4.84%) Java EE
9 3 (4.84%) jQuery
9 3 (4.84%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.84%) PKI
3 2 (3.23%) Biology
3 2 (3.23%) Life Science
3 2 (3.23%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.61%) CLARiiON
4 1 (1.61%) Clustering
4 1 (1.61%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 40 (64.52%) Linux
2 15 (24.19%) Windows
3 12 (19.35%) UNIX
4 10 (16.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (11.29%) Solaris
6 6 (9.68%) Debian
7 3 (4.84%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (4.84%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (3.23%) CentOS
9 1 (1.61%) Fedora
9 1 (1.61%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (25.81%) OO
2 9 (14.52%) Configuration Management
2 9 (14.52%) MVC
3 8 (12.90%) E-Commerce
3 8 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (9.68%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (9.68%) ITIL
4 6 (9.68%) DevOps
5 4 (6.45%) EAI
5 4 (6.45%) Scrum
5 4 (6.45%) Release Management
5 4 (6.45%) Open Source
5 4 (6.45%) Web Application Development
5 4 (6.45%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (6.45%) Web Development
6 3 (4.84%) Refactoring
6 3 (4.84%) OOD
6 3 (4.84%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (4.84%) OO PHP
7 2 (3.23%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (27.42%) Java
1 17 (27.42%) PHP
2 13 (20.97%) JavaScript
3 9 (14.52%) SQL
3 9 (14.52%) Python
3 9 (14.52%) Shell Script
4 4 (6.45%) PHP5
4 4 (6.45%) Bash Shell
4 4 (6.45%) Perl
4 4 (6.45%) C
5 2 (3.23%) C++
5 2 (3.23%) PL/SQL
5 2 (3.23%) Bourne shell
5 2 (3.23%) C-shell
5 2 (3.23%) Ruby
6 1 (1.61%) Scala
6 1 (1.61%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 4 (6.45%) LPIC
1 4 (6.45%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.23%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.23%) DV Cleared
2 2 (3.23%) CISSP
2 2 (3.23%) RHCE
2 2 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (3.23%) CISM
3 1 (1.61%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (3.23%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.61%) QA
System Software
1 6 (9.68%) Hyper-V
2 4 (6.45%) vSphere
2 4 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.23%) iptables
3 2 (3.23%) NFS
3 2 (3.23%) Samba
3 2 (3.23%) VMware ESX
3 2 (3.23%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (1.61%) VMware Server
4 1 (1.61%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.61%) Postfix
4 1 (1.61%) vCloud
4 1 (1.61%) Docker
4 1 (1.61%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 8 (12.90%) Puppet
2 6 (9.68%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (6.45%) Ansible
4 2 (3.23%) Oracle ZFS
4 2 (3.23%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (1.61%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.61%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.61%) WhatsUp Gold
5 1 (1.61%) HAProxy
5 1 (1.61%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (1.61%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 19 (30.65%) Oracle
2 15 (24.19%) Red Hat
3 11 (17.74%) VMware
4 7 (11.29%) Zend
5 5 (8.06%) Cisco
6 4 (6.45%) MuleSoft
7 3 (4.84%) Google
7 3 (4.84%) HP
7 3 (4.84%) EMC
7 3 (4.84%) BEA
8 2 (3.23%) BMC
8 2 (3.23%) SAP
8 2 (3.23%) Microsoft
8 2 (3.23%) Sun
8 2 (3.23%) Terracotta
9 1 (1.61%) hybris
9 1 (1.61%) Symantec
9 1 (1.61%) ATG
9 1 (1.61%) Imperva
9 1 (1.61%) Endeca