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 27 February 2015 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache HTTP Server (httpd)
Rank 44 - 30
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Apache 2 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.49% - 0.78%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.99% - 2.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £366 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.72% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+12.14% +70.73%
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
67 30 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 16.54% 11.54% 29.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 18 44
Average daily rate £321 £310 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.50% -4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £511 £449 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 6
Average hourly rate £46.00 - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.25 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-4.10% -2.30%

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 27 February 2015. 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
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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
Accrington - - - -
Blackburn - - - -
Burnley - - - -
Chorley - - - - 1
Apache
North West

Apache
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 11 (91.67%) Java
2 10 (83.33%) Configuration Management
3 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (75.00%) Open Source
4 8 (66.67%) nginx
4 8 (66.67%) Jetty
4 8 (66.67%) WebSphere
4 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 8 (66.67%) HTTP
4 8 (66.67%) J2EE
4 8 (66.67%) IIS
4 8 (66.67%) Servlets
4 8 (66.67%) Linux
4 8 (66.67%) Tomcat
4 8 (66.67%) Jenkins
5 7 (58.33%) .NET
5 7 (58.33%) TCP/IP
5 7 (58.33%) SSL
6 6 (50.00%) Automated Testing
6 6 (50.00%) Unit Testing
7 5 (41.67%) FTP
8 4 (33.33%) DHCP
8 4 (33.33%) DNS
8 4 (33.33%) IPsec
8 4 (33.33%) Google
8 4 (33.33%) Xen
8 4 (33.33%) VMware
8 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (33.33%) Cloud Computing

Apache
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 8 (66.67%) Tomcat
1 8 (66.67%) WebSphere
1 8 (66.67%) Jetty
1 8 (66.67%) nginx
1 8 (66.67%) IIS
2 3 (25.00%) JBoss
3 1 (8.33%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (33.33%) Google App Engine
1 4 (33.33%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (66.67%) HTTP
2 7 (58.33%) TCP/IP
2 7 (58.33%) SSL
3 5 (41.67%) FTP
4 4 (33.33%) IPsec
4 4 (33.33%) DNS
4 4 (33.33%) DHCP
5 3 (25.00%) AMQP
5 3 (25.00%) MQTT
6 1 (8.33%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 8 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (8.33%) IntelliJ
2 1 (8.33%) Cucumber
General
1 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
1 1 (8.33%) Law
1 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Developer
1 4 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 1 (8.33%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Operations Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) Web Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (66.67%) J2EE
1 8 (66.67%) Servlets
2 7 (58.33%) .NET
3 3 (25.00%) JMS
3 3 (25.00%) JMX
3 3 (25.00%) JAAS
3 3 (25.00%) ActiveMQ
3 3 (25.00%) Java EE
3 3 (25.00%) Apache CXF
3 3 (25.00%) Apache Camel
3 3 (25.00%) Play Framework
4 1 (8.33%) RESTful
4 1 (8.33%) Mustache
4 1 (8.33%) Web Services
4 1 (8.33%) JSON
4 1 (8.33%) HTML
4 1 (8.33%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (75.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Configuration Management
2 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (50.00%) Automated Testing
3 6 (50.00%) Unit Testing
4 4 (33.33%) DevOps
5 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
6 1 (8.33%) ERP
6 1 (8.33%) TDD
6 1 (8.33%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) Java
2 3 (25.00%) Scala
3 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (8.33%) Python
3 1 (8.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Xen
1 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (33.33%) VMware
2 4 (33.33%) Google
3 1 (8.33%) Apple