The first table below looks at the demand for Apache skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apache over the 3 months to 25 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 Essex 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache HTTP Server
Rank 42 46 49
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +3
Contract jobs citing Apache 10 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 2.03% 1.52% 0.20%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.90% 6.67% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 0
Average daily rate
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£450 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £328 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.50% -6.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £31.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.75 £37.75
% change year-on-year
+4.34% -23.84%
Application Platforms Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
101 105 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 20.49% 22.73% 20.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 43 43
Average daily rate £425 £295 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.06% -30.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £165 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £434 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 17 14
Average hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £29.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -15.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £18.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.95 £25.00 £37.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-13.15% -5.00%
Apache
East of England

Apache
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Apache Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Apache
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Apache Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Apache
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Apache across the Essex region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Apache Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

Apache
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Apache Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

Apache
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Apache within the Essex region over the 3 months to 25 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Brentwood - 2 £348 -
Chelmsford - - - -
Saffron Walden - - - -
Apache
East of England

Apache
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 17 (77.27%) Windows
2 16 (72.73%) JBoss
3 13 (59.09%) Tomcat
3 13 (59.09%) IIS
4 11 (50.00%) Linux
4 11 (50.00%) Finance
5 10 (45.45%) SQL
5 10 (45.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (40.91%) GlassFish
6 9 (40.91%) IBM SmartCloud
6 9 (40.91%) IBM
6 9 (40.91%) webMethods
7 8 (36.36%) Oracle
7 8 (36.36%) WebLogic
8 7 (31.82%) Java
8 7 (31.82%) UNIX
9 6 (27.27%) Firewall
9 6 (27.27%) Publishing
9 6 (27.27%) COM+
9 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
9 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
10 5 (22.73%) XML
10 5 (22.73%) Internet
10 5 (22.73%) VisualVM
10 5 (22.73%) Opsview
10 5 (22.73%) Cloud Computing
10 5 (22.73%) Splunk
10 5 (22.73%) Performance Tuning
11 4 (18.18%) Clustering
11 4 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing

Apache
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 13 (59.09%) IIS
1 13 (59.09%) Tomcat
2 9 (40.91%) GlassFish
3 8 (36.36%) WebLogic
4 3 (13.64%) WebSphere
5 2 (9.09%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 3 (13.64%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (13.64%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle CRM
1 2 (9.09%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (40.91%) IBM SmartCloud
2 5 (22.73%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (4.55%) PaaS
3 1 (4.55%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (27.27%) Firewall
2 5 (22.73%) Internet
3 2 (9.09%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 4 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (18.18%) MySQL
3 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (22.73%) VisualVM
General
1 11 (50.00%) Finance
2 6 (27.27%) Publishing
3 2 (9.09%) Marketing
3 2 (9.09%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Administrator
2 6 (27.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) DBA
3 4 (18.18%) Integration Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Provisioning Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (9.09%) Web Administrator
6 1 (4.55%) Server Administrator
6 1 (4.55%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (4.55%) Business Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Business Systems Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Design Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) UNIX Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.55%) UNIX Administrator
6 1 (4.55%) Applications Support Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Web Support Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Web Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Build Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (27.27%) COM+
2 5 (22.73%) XML
3 4 (18.18%) .NET
4 2 (9.09%) HTML
4 2 (9.09%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Clustering
2 3 (13.64%) DataPower
3 2 (9.09%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 17 (77.27%) Windows
2 11 (50.00%) Linux
3 10 (45.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (31.82%) UNIX
5 2 (9.09%) Apple iOS
6 1 (4.55%) AIX
6 1 (4.55%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (22.73%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (13.64%) Release Management
3 3 (13.64%) Business Continuity Planning
3 3 (13.64%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (13.64%) Business Continuity
3 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (9.09%) OO
4 2 (9.09%) CRM
4 2 (9.09%) E-Commerce
4 2 (9.09%) Technical Analysis
4 2 (9.09%) Data Protection
4 2 (9.09%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (4.55%) Wealth Management
5 1 (4.55%) BCP
5 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (4.55%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 10 (45.45%) SQL
2 7 (31.82%) Java
3 2 (9.09%) PHP
3 2 (9.09%) PowerShell
3 2 (9.09%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 4 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (9.09%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (22.73%) Opsview
2 4 (18.18%) Foglight
Vendors
1 16 (72.73%) JBoss
2 9 (40.91%) IBM
2 9 (40.91%) webMethods
3 8 (36.36%) Oracle
4 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
5 5 (22.73%) Splunk
6 4 (18.18%) VMware
7 3 (13.64%) Software AG
8 2 (9.09%) NetApp
8 2 (9.09%) Red Hat
8 2 (9.09%) JD Edwards
8 2 (9.09%) SAP
8 2 (9.09%) Cisco
9 1 (4.55%) HP