The first table below looks at the demand for Apache skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apache over the 3 months to 24 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 Lancashire 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache HTTP Server
Rank 49 - 37
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Apache 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.48% - 0.29%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.28% - 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate £405 - £380
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
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
61 31 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 14.59% 15.42% 28.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 17 58
Average daily rate £282 £265 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.41% -18.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £215 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £422 £453 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 5
Average hourly rate £31.24 £18.20 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+71.62% -9.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.60 £18.00 £18.47
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.70 £18.40 £26.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -
Apache
North West

Apache
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

Apache Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Apache
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Apache Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

Apache
Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Apache Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

Apache
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Apache within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 24 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
Burnley - 1 £400 -
Newton-le-Willows - - - -
Preston - - - - 2
Blackburn - - - -
Apache
North West

Apache
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) SUSE
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
2 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (33.33%) Puppet
2 1 (33.33%) OpenStack
2 1 (33.33%) Rackspace
2 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (33.33%) JBoss
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
2 1 (33.33%) HTTP
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (33.33%) TIBCO
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
2 1 (33.33%) UNIX
2 1 (33.33%) HPUX
2 1 (33.33%) Solaris

Apache
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
1 1 (33.33%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) HTTP
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) UNIX Systems Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) UNIX Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Test Leader
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) SUSE
2 1 (33.33%) UNIX
2 1 (33.33%) HPUX
2 1 (33.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) SOA
1 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Puppet
1 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) JBoss
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
1 1 (33.33%) TIBCO
1 1 (33.33%) Rackspace