The table below looks at the statistics for Apache skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire 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 47 63 54
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -9
Contract jobs citing Apache 9 1 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.58% 0.16% 1.42%
As % of the Application Platforms category 12.33% 0.76% 6.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 5
Average daily rate £270 £325 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.92% -18.75%
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 - -
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 Hertfordshire region.

Application Platforms Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
73 132 133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 12.78% 20.66% 20.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 71 56
Average daily rate £475 £388 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.58% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £225 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £545 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 7
Average hourly rate £36.75 £12.00 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+206.25% -48.93%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

Apache
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Apache Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Apache
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Apache Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Apache
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Apache Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Apache
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Apache within the Hertfordshire 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
Watford +4 7 - -
St Albans - 2 £270 -
Apache
East of England

Apache
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 10 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (90.00%) OO
2 9 (90.00%) PHP
3 8 (80.00%) MySQL
3 8 (80.00%) MVC
3 8 (80.00%) LAMP
4 6 (60.00%) Web Development
4 6 (60.00%) Zend
4 6 (60.00%) Laravel
4 6 (60.00%) Relational Database
4 6 (60.00%) Git (software)
5 4 (40.00%) nginx
5 4 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (40.00%) LEMP Stack
5 4 (40.00%) LAPP Stack
5 4 (40.00%) Ansible
5 4 (40.00%) Redis
5 4 (40.00%) Web Application Development
5 4 (40.00%) Jenkins
5 4 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (40.00%) Refactoring
5 4 (40.00%) Symfony
5 4 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (40.00%) Mercurial
5 4 (40.00%) CouchDB
5 4 (40.00%) Open Source
5 4 (40.00%) Memcached
5 4 (40.00%) Puppet
5 4 (40.00%) MongoDB
5 4 (40.00%) NoSQL

Apache
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 4 (40.00%) nginx
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (80.00%) MySQL
2 6 (60.00%) Relational Database
3 4 (40.00%) CouchDB
3 4 (40.00%) MongoDB
3 4 (40.00%) NoSQL
3 4 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (40.00%) Redis
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (40.00%) Mercurial
2 4 (40.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (80.00%) PHP Developer
3 4 (40.00%) PHP Symfony Developer
3 4 (40.00%) Symfony Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Magento Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Perl Developer
4 2 (20.00%) PHP Magento Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) LAMP
2 6 (60.00%) Laravel
3 4 (40.00%) CSS
3 4 (40.00%) HTML
3 4 (40.00%) LAPP Stack
3 4 (40.00%) LEMP Stack
3 4 (40.00%) Memcached
3 4 (40.00%) Symfony
3 4 (40.00%) Yii
4 2 (20.00%) Ajax
4 2 (20.00%) CGI
4 2 (20.00%) jQuery
4 2 (20.00%) JSON
4 2 (20.00%) RESTful
4 2 (20.00%) Web Services
4 2 (20.00%) XHTML
4 2 (20.00%) XSL
5 1 (10.00%) Dancer
5 1 (10.00%) Moose
5 1 (10.00%) REST
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) OO
2 8 (80.00%) MVC
3 6 (60.00%) Web Development
4 4 (40.00%) Configuration Management
4 4 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (40.00%) Open Source
4 4 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (40.00%) Refactoring
4 4 (40.00%) Release Management
4 4 (40.00%) Web Application Development
5 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (20.00%) API Development
6 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
6 2 (20.00%) OO PHP
6 2 (20.00%) OOP
7 1 (10.00%) Project Management
7 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) PHP
2 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (20.00%) Perl
4 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (10.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) Ansible
1 4 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (40.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Zend
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle