The table below looks at the statistics 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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache HTTP Server (httpd)
Rank 45 44 50
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +6
Contract jobs citing Apache 11 11 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 2.08% 2.52% 1.70%
As % of the Application Platforms category 14.67% 13.25% 10.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 9
Average daily rate £469 £403 £383
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.45% +5.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £419 £396 £348
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £403 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £29.65
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +34.90%
Apache
East of 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 Essex region.

Application Platforms Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
75 83 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 14.20% 19.04% 15.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 40 53
Average daily rate £450 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £245 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £403 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 9
Average hourly rate £81.00 £15.00 £10.93
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+440.00% +37.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.30 £13.87 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £150.00 £22.48 £68.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

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
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 8 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 - 4 £500 -
Southend-on-Sea -18 1 £438 +8.69%
Apache
East of England

Apache
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 9 (60.00%) Open Source
2 8 (53.33%) JBoss
2 8 (53.33%) SOA
2 8 (53.33%) Configuration Management
2 8 (53.33%) WSO2
3 7 (46.67%) Linux
3 7 (46.67%) Tomcat
4 6 (40.00%) J2EE
4 6 (40.00%) Java
4 6 (40.00%) Oracle
4 6 (40.00%) Middleware
4 6 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (40.00%) Google
4 6 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (40.00%) Puppet
4 6 (40.00%) Jenkins
4 6 (40.00%) Mentoring
5 5 (33.33%) Relational Database
5 5 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (33.33%) SSL
5 5 (33.33%) HTTP
5 5 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 5 (33.33%) WebLogic
5 5 (33.33%) IIS
5 5 (33.33%) Perl
5 5 (33.33%) .NET
6 4 (26.67%) C
6 4 (26.67%) MySQL
6 4 (26.67%) SOAP

Apache
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 8 (53.33%) JBoss
2 7 (46.67%) Tomcat
3 5 (33.33%) IIS
3 5 (33.33%) WebLogic
4 2 (13.33%) Jetty
4 2 (13.33%) nginx
4 2 (13.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (13.33%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (13.33%) Google App Engine
1 2 (13.33%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) HTTP
1 5 (33.33%) SSL
1 5 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 2 (13.33%) DHCP
2 2 (13.33%) DNS
2 2 (13.33%) FTP
2 2 (13.33%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 4 (26.67%) MySQL
3 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (13.33%) Subversion
2 2 (13.33%) VisualVM
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Analyst
1 5 (33.33%) Applications Support
1 5 (33.33%) Applications Support Analyst
1 5 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Developer
2 4 (26.67%) IT Manager
2 4 (26.67%) SOA Developer
2 4 (26.67%) XML Developer
2 4 (26.67%) XML XSLT Developer
3 3 (20.00%) E-Commerce Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) E-Commerce Support
3 3 (20.00%) E-Commerce Support Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Environment Manager
3 3 (20.00%) Lead Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Financial Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Service Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Java Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) J2EE
1 6 (40.00%) Middleware
2 5 (33.33%) .NET
3 4 (26.67%) Apache Camel
3 4 (26.67%) JSON
3 4 (26.67%) REST
3 4 (26.67%) SOAP
3 4 (26.67%) Web Services
3 4 (26.67%) XML
3 4 (26.67%) XSD
3 4 (26.67%) XSLT
4 2 (13.33%) COM+
4 2 (13.33%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) DataPower
1 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Linux
2 6 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (6.67%) Windows
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Open Source
2 8 (53.33%) Configuration Management
2 8 (53.33%) SOA
3 6 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (40.00%) Mentoring
4 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (26.67%) Continuous Delivery
5 4 (26.67%) Kanban
5 4 (26.67%) Microservices
5 4 (26.67%) Scrum
5 4 (26.67%) TDD
5 4 (26.67%) User Stories
6 3 (20.00%) Coaching
6 3 (20.00%) E-Commerce
7 2 (13.33%) API Design
7 2 (13.33%) DevOps
7 2 (13.33%) Incident Management
7 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Monitoring
7 2 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) Java
2 5 (33.33%) Perl
3 4 (26.67%) C
4 3 (20.00%) SQL
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) Docker
2 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (13.33%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (40.00%) Puppet
2 5 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (13.33%) Nagios
3 2 (13.33%) Opsview
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) WSO2
2 6 (40.00%) Google
2 6 (40.00%) Oracle
3 2 (13.33%) IBM
3 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (13.33%) Splunk
3 2 (13.33%) VMware
4 1 (6.67%) Red Hat