The first table below looks at the demand for Apache skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apache over the 3 months to 16 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 England 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache HTTP Server
Rank 155 170 147
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -23
Contract jobs citing Apache 700 529 741
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.34% 1.20% 1.33%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.79% 6.87% 8.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 459 340 462
Average daily rate £400 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+13.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 9
Average hourly rate £30.00 £30.75 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.43% +33.69%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
- +30.43%
Application Platforms Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
8985 7697 9111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 17.16% 17.53% 16.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 5536 4430 5046
Average daily rate £375 £350 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 303 395 414
Average hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £19.51
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +2.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.09 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -2.56%
Apache
UK

Apache
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Apache Jobs Demand Trend in England

Apache
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Apache Daily Rate Trend in England

Apache
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Apache across the England region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Apache Daily Rate Histogram in England

Apache
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Apache Hourly Rate Trend in England

Apache
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 16 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
London +8 370 £410 +9.33% 137
South East -3 97 £381 +8.92% 61
East of England -6 65 £400 +10.34% 35
South West +27 49 £400 +33.33% 28
Yorkshire -23 44 £285 -8.06% 28
West Midlands +8 24 £280 +7.69% 5
North West -30 24 £370 +29.82% 17
East Midlands -4 13 £350 +16.66% 7
North East -30 4 £318 +23.90% 3
Midlands - - - -
Apache
UK

Apache
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

1 796 (61.71%) Linux
2 562 (43.57%) Java
3 436 (33.80%) MySQL
4 426 (33.02%) Tomcat
5 359 (27.83%) HTML
6 358 (27.75%) Oracle
7 349 (27.05%) JavaScript
8 337 (26.12%) PHP
8 337 (26.12%) UNIX
9 303 (23.49%) CSS
10 285 (22.09%) SQL
11 262 (20.31%) Web Services
12 256 (19.84%) Windows
13 244 (18.91%) Red Hat
14 236 (18.29%) Agile Software Development
15 223 (17.29%) XML
16 215 (16.67%) jQuery
17 208 (16.12%) Git (software)
18 200 (15.50%) Perl
19 199 (15.43%) Puppet
20 197 (15.27%) Finance
21 186 (14.42%) J2EE
22 184 (14.26%) Spring
22 184 (14.26%) Maven
23 183 (14.19%) Subversion
24 167 (12.95%) WebLogic
25 160 (12.40%) JBoss
26 159 (12.33%) OO
27 158 (12.25%) SQL Server
28 153 (11.86%) DNS

Apache
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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
1 426 (33.02%) Tomcat
2 167 (12.95%) WebLogic
3 146 (11.32%) IIS
4 121 (9.38%) nginx
5 85 (6.59%) CMS
6 71 (5.50%) Node.js
7 66 (5.12%) Confluence
8 57 (4.42%) WebSphere
9 40 (3.10%) Drupal
10 32 (2.48%) Apache Solr
11 30 (2.33%) WordPress
12 22 (1.71%) Liferay
13 21 (1.63%) Oracle Workflow
13 21 (1.63%) Oracle Service Bus
13 21 (1.63%) GlassFish
14 19 (1.47%) OpenStack
14 19 (1.47%) WebLogic Portal
15 18 (1.40%) Jetty
15 18 (1.40%) Oracle HTTP Server
15 18 (1.40%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 28 (2.17%) MS Excel
2 6 (0.47%) Photoshop
3 4 (0.31%) MS Project
3 4 (0.31%) MS Office
4 2 (0.16%) Simulink
4 2 (0.16%) CATIA
4 2 (0.16%) Windchill
4 2 (0.16%) Pro/ENGINEER
5 1 (0.078%) SPSS
5 1 (0.078%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.078%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 21 (1.63%) Magento
2 17 (1.32%) Oracle EBS
3 16 (1.24%) Oracle Applications
4 11 (0.85%) Oracle 11i
4 11 (0.85%) Oracle EBS R12
5 8 (0.62%) RMDS
6 5 (0.39%) RiskWrite
7 3 (0.23%) Tridion
8 2 (0.16%) Oracle BPM
8 2 (0.16%) ENOVIA
8 2 (0.16%) Remedy ITSM
8 2 (0.16%) SAP ERP
8 2 (0.16%) Oracle CRM
9 1 (0.078%) SAP CRM
9 1 (0.078%) BusinessWorks
9 1 (0.078%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.078%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 1 (0.078%) Oracle BRM
9 1 (0.078%) SAP IS-U
9 1 (0.078%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 97 (7.52%) Amazon AWS
2 44 (3.41%) Amazon EC2
3 25 (1.94%) Amazon S3
4 17 (1.32%) SaaS
5 15 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
6 9 (0.70%) Microsoft Azure
6 9 (0.70%) Rackspace Cloud
7 8 (0.62%) Route 53
7 8 (0.62%) Amazon ELB
8 7 (0.54%) IBM SmartCloud
9 5 (0.39%) PaaS
9 5 (0.39%) IaaS
9 5 (0.39%) GitHub
10 1 (0.078%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 153 (11.86%) DNS
2 117 (9.07%) HTTP
3 100 (7.75%) Firewall
4 81 (6.28%) Internet
5 79 (6.12%) SAN
6 72 (5.58%) LDAP
7 71 (5.50%) TCP/IP
8 48 (3.72%) SSL
9 41 (3.18%) SNMP
10 37 (2.87%) NAS
10 37 (2.87%) VPN
11 32 (2.48%) DHCP
11 32 (2.48%) SMTP
12 30 (2.33%) SSH
13 28 (2.17%) LAN
14 27 (2.09%) WAN
14 27 (2.09%) Network Security
15 22 (1.71%) IPsec
15 22 (1.71%) FTP
16 17 (1.32%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 436 (33.80%) MySQL
2 158 (12.25%) SQL Server
3 108 (8.37%) Oracle Database
4 81 (6.28%) MongoDB
5 61 (4.73%) Relational Database
6 58 (4.50%) PostgreSQL
7 44 (3.41%) Apache Cassandra
8 41 (3.18%) NoSQL
9 38 (2.95%) Oracle Database 11g
10 36 (2.79%) RDBMS
11 29 (2.25%) Big Data
12 27 (2.09%) Hadoop
13 25 (1.94%) CouchDB
14 20 (1.55%) Riak
15 18 (1.40%) Oracle Reports
16 17 (1.32%) Data Warehouse
17 15 (1.16%) MarkLogic
18 14 (1.09%) SQL Server 2008
19 12 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 11 (0.85%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 208 (16.12%) Git (software)
2 184 (14.26%) Maven
3 183 (14.19%) Subversion
4 126 (9.77%) Jenkins
5 86 (6.67%) JIRA
6 80 (6.20%) Ant
7 78 (6.05%) Eclipse
8 75 (5.81%) Hudson
9 61 (4.73%) JUnit
10 48 (3.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 31 (2.40%) Selenium
12 28 (2.17%) Cucumber
13 19 (1.47%) Oracle Forms
14 14 (1.09%) Toad
15 12 (0.93%) LoadRunner
16 11 (0.85%) JDeveloper
17 10 (0.78%) Mockito
17 10 (0.78%) PHPUnit
17 10 (0.78%) TeamCity
18 9 (0.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 197 (15.27%) Finance
2 71 (5.50%) Banking
3 48 (3.72%) Telecoms
4 36 (2.79%) Marketing
5 29 (2.25%) Publishing
6 24 (1.86%) Investment Banking
6 24 (1.86%) Games
7 21 (1.63%) Back Office
8 19 (1.47%) Retail
9 10 (0.78%) Billing
10 8 (0.62%) Manufacturing
10 8 (0.62%) Advertising
11 7 (0.54%) Financial Institution
11 7 (0.54%) Multimedia
12 6 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
13 3 (0.23%) Legal
13 3 (0.23%) German Language
14 2 (0.16%) Retail Banking
14 2 (0.16%) Law
15 1 (0.078%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 478 (37.05%) Developer
2 171 (13.26%) Administrator
3 151 (11.71%) Java Developer
4 129 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
5 114 (8.84%) Architect
6 104 (8.06%) DevOps Engineer
7 101 (7.83%) PHP Developer
8 75 (5.81%) Web Developer
9 66 (5.12%) Linux Engineer
10 65 (5.04%) Linux Administrator
11 58 (4.50%) Systems Engineer
12 49 (3.80%) Linux Systems Administrator
13 48 (3.72%) Consultant
14 46 (3.57%) Senior Developer
15 39 (3.02%) Analyst
15 39 (3.02%) UNIX Administrator
16 32 (2.48%) DBA
16 32 (2.48%) Technical Architect
17 30 (2.33%) Solutions Architect
18 29 (2.25%) UNIX Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 359 (27.83%) HTML
2 303 (23.49%) CSS
3 262 (20.31%) Web Services
4 223 (17.29%) XML
5 215 (16.67%) jQuery
6 186 (14.42%) J2EE
7 184 (14.26%) Spring
8 148 (11.47%) LAMP
9 113 (8.76%) JSP
10 112 (8.68%) Ajax
11 108 (8.37%) HTML5
12 87 (6.74%) .NET
13 86 (6.67%) Hibernate
14 84 (6.51%) RESTful
15 76 (5.89%) ActiveMQ
15 76 (5.89%) REST
16 74 (5.74%) Middleware
17 70 (5.43%) XSLT
18 65 (5.04%) CSS3
19 56 (4.34%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 124 (9.61%) Open Source
2 59 (4.57%) Computer Science
3 37 (2.87%) Clustering
4 35 (2.71%) PKI
5 28 (2.17%) Mobile App
6 26 (2.02%) Replication
7 18 (1.40%) Enterprise Software
8 17 (1.32%) Management Information System
9 16 (1.24%) W3C
10 12 (0.93%) Online Games
10 12 (0.93%) Web 2.0
11 10 (0.78%) Mathematics
11 10 (0.78%) Client/Server
12 9 (0.70%) N-Tier
12 9 (0.70%) Semantic Web
12 9 (0.70%) Data Integration
13 8 (0.62%) Digital Media
13 8 (0.62%) NHS
13 8 (0.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 7 (0.54%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 796 (61.71%) Linux
2 337 (26.12%) UNIX
3 256 (19.84%) Windows
4 148 (11.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 135 (10.47%) Solaris
6 109 (8.45%) CentOS
7 74 (5.74%) Ubuntu
8 42 (3.26%) Debian
9 36 (2.79%) Windows Server 2008
10 35 (2.71%) Windows Server 2003
11 30 (2.33%) Apple iOS
12 27 (2.09%) Android
13 18 (1.40%) AIX
14 13 (1.01%) HPUX
15 11 (0.85%) Windows 7
16 10 (0.78%) Windows XP
16 10 (0.78%) SUSE
17 9 (0.70%) Mac OS X
18 8 (0.62%) Oracle Linux
19 7 (0.54%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 236 (18.29%) Agile Software Development
2 159 (12.33%) OO
3 127 (9.84%) E-Commerce
4 123 (9.53%) MVC
5 109 (8.45%) TDD
6 96 (7.44%) Continuous Integration
7 86 (6.67%) Configuration Management
8 84 (6.51%) ITIL
9 76 (5.89%) Scrum
10 74 (5.74%) SOA
11 64 (4.96%) Web Development
12 59 (4.57%) Software Engineering
13 52 (4.03%) OOP
14 50 (3.88%) Disaster Recovery
15 47 (3.64%) Content Management
16 46 (3.57%) Unit Testing
17 45 (3.49%) Migration
17 45 (3.49%) Performance Tuning
18 44 (3.41%) Project Management
19 36 (2.79%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 562 (43.57%) Java
2 349 (27.05%) JavaScript
3 337 (26.12%) PHP
4 285 (22.09%) SQL
5 200 (15.50%) Perl
6 140 (10.85%) Python
7 139 (10.78%) Ruby
8 122 (9.46%) Bash Shell
9 100 (7.75%) Shell Script
10 65 (5.04%) PHP5
11 47 (3.64%) PL/SQL
12 35 (2.71%) C
13 24 (1.86%) C#
14 20 (1.55%) Korn
14 20 (1.55%) C++
15 19 (1.47%) PowerShell
16 16 (1.24%) Scala
17 10 (0.78%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
17 10 (0.78%) VB
17 10 (0.78%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 87 (6.74%) Security Cleared
2 68 (5.27%) Degree
3 67 (5.19%) SC Cleared
4 20 (1.55%) Cisco Certification
5 17 (1.32%) RHCE
6 14 (1.09%) DV Cleared
7 12 (0.93%) ISTQB
8 11 (0.85%) CISSP
8 11 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
8 11 (0.85%) MCSE
9 10 (0.78%) ISEB
9 10 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
9 10 (0.78%) CCIE
10 7 (0.54%) CCNP
10 7 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 6 (0.47%) Check Point Certification
11 6 (0.47%) CCNA
11 6 (0.47%) CCDP
11 6 (0.47%) CCSP
12 5 (0.39%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (2.02%) QA
2 15 (1.16%) SLA
3 8 (0.62%) PCI DSS
4 5 (0.39%) WAI
5 4 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.23%) WCAG
7 2 (0.16%) JTAG
7 2 (0.16%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.078%) TickIT
8 1 (0.078%) COBIT
8 1 (0.078%) JSP 440
System Software
1 88 (6.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 60 (4.65%) NFS
3 46 (3.57%) Squid
4 45 (3.49%) Active Directory
5 27 (2.09%) Sendmail
6 23 (1.78%) Varnish
7 21 (1.63%) Samba
8 19 (1.47%) VMware ESXi
9 18 (1.40%) VMware ESX
10 16 (1.24%) Postfix
11 14 (1.09%) Oracle RAC
12 10 (0.78%) KVM
12 10 (0.78%) vSphere
12 10 (0.78%) Xen
13 8 (0.62%) SRDF
14 7 (0.54%) Oracle RMAN
14 7 (0.54%) VirtualBox
15 6 (0.47%) Shibboleth
16 5 (0.39%) ISA Server
16 5 (0.39%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 199 (15.43%) Puppet
2 139 (10.78%) Opscode Chef
3 109 (8.45%) Nagios
4 43 (3.33%) ZABBIX
5 30 (2.33%) Cacti
6 22 (1.71%) Foglight
7 21 (1.63%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 19 (1.47%) HAProxy
9 16 (1.24%) Tivoli
10 14 (1.09%) collectd
10 14 (1.09%) Ansible
10 14 (1.09%) Vagrant
11 12 (0.93%) Cobbler
12 11 (0.85%) Ganglia
13 9 (0.70%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 9 (0.70%) Zenoss
14 7 (0.54%) MOM
14 7 (0.54%) Data Guard
14 7 (0.54%) OpenSSO
15 6 (0.47%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 358 (27.75%) Oracle
2 244 (18.91%) Red Hat
3 160 (12.40%) JBoss
4 137 (10.62%) VMware
5 83 (6.43%) Cisco
6 73 (5.66%) Microsoft
7 71 (5.50%) Zend
8 60 (4.65%) HP
9 59 (4.57%) Sun
10 54 (4.19%) IBM
11 47 (3.64%) Rackspace
12 46 (3.57%) F5
13 39 (3.02%) NetApp
14 32 (2.48%) EMC
15 25 (1.94%) Splunk
16 24 (1.86%) Alterian
16 24 (1.86%) Citrix
16 24 (1.86%) Juniper
17 23 (1.78%) Adobe
18 21 (1.63%) Sybase
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
Central London / West End
Nationwide People Ltd
Rate: £300 - £320 Per Day Ltd Co Basis
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bromley, Kent
Hays London City Projects
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Certes Computing Ltd (Birmingham)
Posted: 22 hours ago
Hampshire
MBN Recruitment Solutions
Rate: Unspecified (£flex)
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Coal IT Services
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
LA International
Rate: quote
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Proactive Appointments
Rate: Unspecified Market Rate
Posted: Yesterday
London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 Per Day Ltd Co basis
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Circle Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £550 per day + bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £425 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Connectus
Rate: £500 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Coal IT Services
Rate: From £450 to £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
C4 Commerce
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Buckinghamshire
SmartSourcing plc
Rate: Please Quote Day Rate
Posted: 4 days ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Yoh Company
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Coal IT Services
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £440 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Rate: £350.00 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago