The table below looks at the statistics 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 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 26 40 50
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +10
Contract jobs citing Apache 22 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 4.90% 1.67% 0.46%
As % of the Application Platforms category 18.97% 8.14% 3.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 5 2
Average daily rate £383 £275 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.09% -32.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £250 £401
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £300 £409
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
North West

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

Application Platforms Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
116 86 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 25.84% 20.57% 14.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 56 44
Average daily rate £363 £300 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.83% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £503 £409
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 6
Average hourly rate £12.75 £45.50 £31.24
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-71.97% +45.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £16.20 £28.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.96 £46.09 £32.70
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 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Apache across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Apache Daily Rate Histogram 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 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
Blackpool +3 13 £450 +63.63%
Preston - 4 £345 - 2
Lancaster - 2 £313 -
Lytham St Annes - 2 £338 -
Chorley - 1 £375 -
Apache
North West

Apache
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 18 (75.00%) Linux
2 16 (66.67%) Windows
2 16 (66.67%) Java
2 16 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (58.33%) Oracle
4 12 (50.00%) Unix
5 11 (45.83%) Finance
5 11 (45.83%) Bash Shell
5 11 (45.83%) Puppet
6 10 (41.67%) IaaS
6 10 (41.67%) Opscode Chef
6 10 (41.67%) SaltStack
6 10 (41.67%) Business Analysis
6 10 (41.67%) JIRA
6 10 (41.67%) Project Management
6 10 (41.67%) Python
7 9 (37.50%) UML
7 9 (37.50%) OOA/OOD
7 9 (37.50%) OO
7 9 (37.50%) Use Case
7 9 (37.50%) Open Source
7 9 (37.50%) Waterfall
7 9 (37.50%) Agile Project Management
7 9 (37.50%) Service Design
8 8 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 8 (33.33%) JavaScript
9 7 (29.17%) HTTP
9 7 (29.17%) Security Cleared
10 6 (25.00%) Data Analysis
10 6 (25.00%) SEO

Apache
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 4 (16.67%) IIS
2 3 (12.50%) JBoss
2 3 (12.50%) Tomcat
3 2 (8.33%) FileNet
3 2 (8.33%) MS Exchange
3 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
3 2 (8.33%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (4.17%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 10 (41.67%) IaaS
2 5 (20.83%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (4.17%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 7 (29.17%) HTTP
2 6 (25.00%) HTTPS
3 4 (16.67%) LDAP
4 2 (8.33%) DNS
4 2 (8.33%) Firewall
4 2 (8.33%) Internet
4 2 (8.33%) Reverse Proxy
4 2 (8.33%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (25.00%) MySQL
2 4 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 3 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (4.17%) MongoDB
5 1 (4.17%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 10 (41.67%) JIRA
2 2 (8.33%) Eclipse
2 2 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (8.33%) Jenkins
2 2 (8.33%) JUnit
2 2 (8.33%) NUnit
2 2 (8.33%) PHPUnit
2 2 (8.33%) Travis CI
2 2 (8.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (4.17%) Subversion
General
1 11 (45.83%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (45.83%) Analyst
2 10 (41.67%) Business Analyst
2 10 (41.67%) Developer
3 7 (29.17%) Senior Analyst
3 7 (29.17%) Senior Business Analyst
3 7 (29.17%) Technical Analyst
3 7 (29.17%) Technical Business Analyst
4 5 (20.83%) Java Developer
5 4 (16.67%) Applications Developer
5 4 (16.67%) Senior Technical Analyst
5 4 (16.67%) Senior Technical Business Analyst
6 3 (12.50%) Digital Analyst
6 3 (12.50%) Digital Business Analyst
7 2 (8.33%) Digital Developer
7 2 (8.33%) Magento Developer
7 2 (8.33%) Senior Developer
7 2 (8.33%) Senior Java Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Architect
8 1 (4.17%) Operations Analyst
8 1 (4.17%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (25.00%) JSON
2 4 (16.67%) SAML
3 3 (12.50%) CSS
3 3 (12.50%) CSS3
3 3 (12.50%) HTML
3 3 (12.50%) HTML5
3 3 (12.50%) LAMP
3 3 (12.50%) Middleware
3 3 (12.50%) Web Services
4 2 (8.33%) ActiveMQ
4 2 (8.33%) Apache Camel
4 2 (8.33%) J2EE
4 2 (8.33%) JDBC
4 2 (8.33%) jQuery
4 2 (8.33%) REST
4 2 (8.33%) SOAP
4 2 (8.33%) XML
5 1 (4.17%) .NET
5 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET
5 1 (4.17%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Mainframe
2 2 (8.33%) Clustering
2 2 (8.33%) Tandem
3 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.17%) Client/Server
3 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.17%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 18 (75.00%) Linux
2 16 (66.67%) Windows
3 12 (50.00%) Unix
4 3 (12.50%) Windows Server
5 2 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (4.17%) AIX
6 1 (4.17%) HPUX
6 1 (4.17%) Mac OS
6 1 (4.17%) Mac OS X
6 1 (4.17%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (41.67%) Business Analysis
2 10 (41.67%) Project Management
3 9 (37.50%) Agile Project Management
3 9 (37.50%) OO
3 9 (37.50%) OOA/OOD
3 9 (37.50%) Open Source
3 9 (37.50%) Service Design
3 9 (37.50%) UML
3 9 (37.50%) Use Case
3 9 (37.50%) Waterfall
4 8 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 6 (25.00%) Data Analysis
5 6 (25.00%) SEO
6 4 (16.67%) Microservices
7 3 (12.50%) Change Management
7 3 (12.50%) Extreme Programming
7 3 (12.50%) ITIL
7 3 (12.50%) SFIA
8 2 (8.33%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 16 (66.67%) Java
2 11 (45.83%) Bash Shell
3 10 (41.67%) Python
4 8 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 5 (20.83%) VB
6 4 (16.67%) Lua
7 2 (8.33%) C
7 2 (8.33%) C++
7 2 (8.33%) JCL
7 2 (8.33%) PHP
7 2 (8.33%) PowerShell
7 2 (8.33%) SQL
8 1 (4.17%) C#
8 1 (4.17%) FQL
8 1 (4.17%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (29.17%) Security Cleared
2 3 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.17%) BC Cleared
3 1 (4.17%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (4.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.33%) BitLocker
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (8.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 11 (45.83%) Puppet
2 10 (41.67%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (16.67%) Tivoli
4 2 (8.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 14 (58.33%) Oracle
2 10 (41.67%) SaltStack
3 2 (8.33%) Citrix
3 2 (8.33%) Ektron
3 2 (8.33%) Genesys
3 2 (8.33%) IBM
3 2 (8.33%) Informatica
3 2 (8.33%) VMware
4 1 (4.17%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.17%) Sun