The table below looks at the statistics for Apache skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apache over the 3 months to 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache HTTP Server (httpd)
Rank 55 - 32
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Apache 7 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 1.49% - 1.51%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.54% - 10.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 1
Average daily rate £450 - £313
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.81 £33.02 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-3.65% +10.06%
Apache
South East

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

Application Platforms Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
82 27 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 17.45% 11.11% 14.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 12 23
Average daily rate £468 £318 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.24% -20.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £191 £241 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £735 £450 £514
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 1
Average hourly rate £13.00 £16.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% -3.03%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £20.19 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-15.77% +12.13%

Apache
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Apache Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Apache
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Apache Daily Rate Trend in Kent

Apache
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

Apache Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

Apache
Contract Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Apache within the Kent region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
Maidstone - 1 £525 -
Apache
South East

Apache
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 5 (50.00%) Shell Script
1 5 (50.00%) HP
1 5 (50.00%) VMware
2 4 (40.00%) LAMP
2 4 (40.00%) Debian
2 4 (40.00%) Subversion
2 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (40.00%) Cacti
2 4 (40.00%) Hadoop
2 4 (40.00%) CentOS
2 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (40.00%) Nagios
2 4 (40.00%) Perl
2 4 (40.00%) Linux
2 4 (40.00%) Tomcat
2 4 (40.00%) Python
2 4 (40.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (40.00%) SIEM
2 4 (40.00%) Analytics
2 4 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
2 4 (40.00%) DevOps
2 4 (40.00%) Big Data
3 3 (30.00%) ArcSight
3 3 (30.00%) LDAP
3 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (30.00%) SpamAssassin
3 3 (30.00%) Use Case
3 3 (30.00%) Ubuntu
3 3 (30.00%) Squid

Apache
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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%) Tomcat
2 1 (10.00%) IIS
2 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) LDAP
2 1 (10.00%) DNS
2 1 (10.00%) Firewall
2 1 (10.00%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) Big Data
1 4 (40.00%) Hadoop
2 2 (20.00%) MySQL
3 1 (10.00%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (10.00%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (40.00%) Subversion
General
1 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Lead Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Lead Web Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Linux Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) LAMP
2 1 (10.00%) .NET
2 1 (10.00%) Ajax
2 1 (10.00%) Apache Tika
2 1 (10.00%) CSS
2 1 (10.00%) FuelPHP
2 1 (10.00%) JSON
2 1 (10.00%) Kohana
2 1 (10.00%) Sphinx
2 1 (10.00%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) CentOS
1 4 (40.00%) Debian
1 4 (40.00%) Linux
2 3 (30.00%) Ubuntu
3 2 (20.00%) Unix
4 1 (10.00%) Android
4 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (10.00%) Solaris
4 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Analytics
1 4 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
1 4 (40.00%) DevOps
1 4 (40.00%) SIEM
1 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (30.00%) Use Case
3 2 (20.00%) Line Management
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Management
4 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 4 (40.00%) Perl
2 4 (40.00%) Python
3 1 (10.00%) Java
3 1 (10.00%) PHP
3 1 (10.00%) PHP 5
3 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (30.00%) SpamAssassin
1 3 (30.00%) Squid
2 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (10.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) Cacti
1 4 (40.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) HP
1 5 (50.00%) VMware
2 4 (40.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (30.00%) ArcSight
4 1 (10.00%) Citrix
4 1 (10.00%) Ektron
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle
4 1 (10.00%) Siebel
4 1 (10.00%) Zend