The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 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 Kent 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache HTTP Server
Rank 35 40 37
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -3
Contract jobs citing Apache 2 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 0.92% 1.15% 0.67%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.88% 7.41% 3.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Average daily rate £313 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
- +25.00%
Application Platforms Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
34 54 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 15.67% 15.56% 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 31 38
Average daily rate £400 £295 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.59% -7.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £214 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £498 £374
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 2
Average hourly rate £22.50 £14.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.71% -17.64%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
Apache
South East

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 18 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
Canterbury - - - -
Folkestone - - - -
Maidstone - - - -
Sevenoaks - - - -
Sittingbourne - - - -
Apache
South East

Apache
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 4 (100.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) MySQL
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) IIS
2 2 (50.00%) UNIX
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Solaris
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Sun
2 2 (50.00%) Debian
2 2 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (25.00%) OpenSSO
3 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Change Control
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (25.00%) JAX-WS
3 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Document Management
3 1 (25.00%) JSF
3 1 (25.00%) Ruby

Apache
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 (100.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (50.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) SAN
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) SMTP
1 1 (25.00%) DHCP
1 1 (25.00%) Kerberos
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MySQL
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (25.00%) BODI
2 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
1 1 (25.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) JAX-WS
1 1 (25.00%) JSF
1 1 (25.00%) EJB
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
1 1 (25.00%) XML
1 1 (25.00%) XSLT
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) JMX
1 1 (25.00%) LAMP
1 1 (25.00%) XML Schema
1 1 (25.00%) JAXB
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) UNIX
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Solaris
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Debian
1 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Change Control
2 1 (25.00%) Document Management
2 1 (25.00%) UML
2 1 (25.00%) OOA/OOD
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (25.00%) SOA
2 1 (25.00%) ETL
2 1 (25.00%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (25.00%) Ruby
2 1 (25.00%) Perl
2 1 (25.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (25.00%) RHCE
1 1 (25.00%) MCSE
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Squid
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) OpenSSO
1 1 (25.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
1 2 (50.00%) Sun
1 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) Informatica
2 1 (25.00%) Business Objects
2 1 (25.00%) Cognos
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco