The table below looks at the statistics for Apache skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apache over the 3 months to 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache HTTP Server (httpd)
Rank 70 75 49
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -26
Contract jobs citing Apache 15 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.99% 0.39% 1.19%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.95% 2.22% 7.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 3 2
Average daily rate
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£400 £309 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.44% -17.60%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +13.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+23.33% -
Apache
Scotland

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

Application Platforms Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
252 225 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 16.59% 17.54% 15.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 130 45
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £248 £134
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £99.53 £22.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +337.48%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -5.26%

Apache
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Apache Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Apache
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Apache Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Apache
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Apache Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Apache
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 24 (58.54%) Linux
2 18 (43.90%) JavaScript
3 17 (41.46%) Tomcat
3 17 (41.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 16 (39.02%) JBoss
5 15 (36.59%) Finance
5 15 (36.59%) Amazon AWS
6 12 (29.27%) Red Hat
6 12 (29.27%) Java
6 12 (29.27%) SQL
7 11 (26.83%) Web Services
7 11 (26.83%) UNIX
7 11 (26.83%) Hadoop
7 11 (26.83%) Apache Hive
7 11 (26.83%) Banking
7 11 (26.83%) Apache Pig
8 10 (24.39%) Amazon EMR
8 10 (24.39%) Amazon Kinesis
8 10 (24.39%) Python
8 10 (24.39%) PostgreSQL
9 9 (21.95%) SOAP
9 9 (21.95%) XML
9 9 (21.95%) RESTful
10 8 (19.51%) nginx
10 8 (19.51%) PHP5
10 8 (19.51%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (19.51%) JSON
10 8 (19.51%) PHP
10 8 (19.51%) VMware
10 8 (19.51%) Mac OS X

Apache
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 17 (41.46%) Tomcat
2 16 (39.02%) JBoss
3 11 (26.83%) Apache Pig
4 8 (19.51%) nginx
5 7 (17.07%) WordPress
6 5 (12.20%) WebLogic
7 3 (7.32%) IIS
7 3 (7.32%) ColdFusion
7 3 (7.32%) WebSphere
8 1 (2.44%) Confluence
8 1 (2.44%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 15 (36.59%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (24.39%) Amazon EMR
2 10 (24.39%) Amazon Kinesis
3 2 (4.88%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (14.63%) LDAP
1 6 (14.63%) HTTP
2 3 (7.32%) Firewall
2 3 (7.32%) BIG-IP
3 1 (2.44%) DNS
3 1 (2.44%) SAN
3 1 (2.44%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (26.83%) Hadoop
1 11 (26.83%) Apache Hive
2 10 (24.39%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (17.07%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.88%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.44%) Informix
5 1 (2.44%) DataStage
5 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.44%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.44%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (2.44%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.44%) Redis
5 1 (2.44%) Big Data
5 1 (2.44%) Sqoop
5 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Maven
1 3 (7.32%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.88%) Gradle
2 2 (4.88%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.44%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.44%) Bitbucket
3 1 (2.44%) JIRA
3 1 (2.44%) TeamCity
General
1 15 (36.59%) Finance
2 11 (26.83%) Banking
3 6 (14.63%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.44%) Retail
4 1 (2.44%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (31.71%) Developer
2 10 (24.39%) Administrator
3 8 (19.51%) Systems Administrator
4 7 (17.07%) Software Engineer
5 5 (12.20%) Analyst
6 4 (9.76%) UNIX Administrator
6 4 (9.76%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 4 (9.76%) Linux Administrator
7 3 (7.32%) Hadoop Developer
7 3 (7.32%) Senior Software Engineer
7 3 (7.32%) Development Analyst
8 2 (4.88%) Development Support Analyst
8 2 (4.88%) UNIX Systems Administrator
8 2 (4.88%) Senior Developer
8 2 (4.88%) Support Analyst
8 2 (4.88%) Deployment Analyst
9 1 (2.44%) Wintel Engineer
9 1 (2.44%) Development Engineer
9 1 (2.44%) Operations Engineer
9 1 (2.44%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (26.83%) Web Services
2 9 (21.95%) XML
2 9 (21.95%) RESTful
2 9 (21.95%) SOAP
3 8 (19.51%) JSON
4 1 (2.44%) Apache Flex
4 1 (2.44%) KML
4 1 (2.44%) jQuery
4 1 (2.44%) Apache CXF
4 1 (2.44%) XSLT
4 1 (2.44%) Hibernate
4 1 (2.44%) Spring
4 1 (2.44%) JSF
4 1 (2.44%) Java EE
4 1 (2.44%) RichFaces
4 1 (2.44%) .NET
4 1 (2.44%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.07%) Clustering
2 3 (7.32%) Open Source
2 3 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.88%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.44%) User Experience
4 1 (2.44%) Credit Risk
4 1 (2.44%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 24 (58.54%) Linux
2 17 (41.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (26.83%) UNIX
4 8 (19.51%) Mac OS X
5 3 (7.32%) Solaris
6 1 (2.44%) Windows
6 1 (2.44%) AIX
6 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (19.51%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (17.07%) Software Engineering
2 7 (17.07%) Load Balancing
2 7 (17.07%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (12.20%) DevOps
3 5 (12.20%) Web Development
3 5 (12.20%) ITIL
4 4 (9.76%) Data Security
4 4 (9.76%) Refactoring
4 4 (9.76%) Supplier Management
4 4 (9.76%) Unit Testing
5 3 (7.32%) Waterfall
6 2 (4.88%) Content Management
6 2 (4.88%) SOA
7 1 (2.44%) Project Management
7 1 (2.44%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (2.44%) Web Design
7 1 (2.44%) Zachman Framework
7 1 (2.44%) TOGAF
7 1 (2.44%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (43.90%) JavaScript
2 12 (29.27%) Java
2 12 (29.27%) SQL
3 10 (24.39%) Python
4 8 (19.51%) PHP
4 8 (19.51%) PHP5
5 3 (7.32%) Perl
6 1 (2.44%) MUMPS
6 1 (2.44%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.44%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.44%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 6 (14.63%) RHCE
System Software
1 7 (17.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.44%) zsh
Systems Management
1 2 (4.88%) Ansible
2 1 (2.44%) Puppet
2 1 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.44%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 12 (29.27%) Red Hat
2 8 (19.51%) VMware
3 5 (12.20%) Oracle
4 4 (9.76%) F5
5 3 (7.32%) CheckPoint
5 3 (7.32%) EMC
5 3 (7.32%) NetApp
6 1 (2.44%) CA
6 1 (2.44%) Hitachi
6 1 (2.44%) IBM
6 1 (2.44%) Dell
6 1 (2.44%) TIBCO