The first table below looks at the demand for Apache skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apache over the 3 months to 16 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 London 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache HTTP Server
Rank 145 153 113
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -40
Contract jobs citing Apache 370 288 486
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.49% 1.31% 1.73%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.49% 7.29% 10.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 279 196 311
Average daily rate £410 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.33% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £266 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+13.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Average hourly rate - £43.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +8.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
- +30.43%
Application Platforms Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
4356 3951 4428
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 17.60% 17.97% 15.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 2988 2539 2671
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 82 135 126
Average hourly rate £19.50 £21.34 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.60% +6.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £135.00 £39.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -2.56%
Apache
England

Apache
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Apache Jobs Demand Trend in London

Apache
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Apache Daily Rate Trend in London

Apache
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Apache across the London region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Apache Daily Rate Histogram in London

Apache
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Apache Hourly Rate Trend in London

Apache
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Apache within the London region over the 3 months to 16 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
City of London -3 65 £400 +6.66% 33
Uxbridge -3 2 £380 +8.57% 1
Kingston Upon Thames -9 2 £375 -0.66% 1
Bromley - 1 £525 - 2
Croydon - - - -
Harrow - - - -
Ilford - - - -
Ruislip - - - -
Sidcup - - - -
Surbiton - - - -
Wembley - - - -
West Drayton - - - -
Westminster - - - - 1
Canary Wharf - - - -
Southwark - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Chiswick - - - -
Apache
England

Apache
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

1 488 (63.96%) Linux
2 355 (46.53%) Java
3 264 (34.60%) Tomcat
4 258 (33.81%) MySQL
5 215 (28.18%) HTML
6 213 (27.92%) Oracle
7 188 (24.64%) UNIX
8 187 (24.51%) Web Services
8 187 (24.51%) Agile Software Development
9 175 (22.94%) JavaScript
9 175 (22.94%) PHP
10 168 (22.02%) SQL
10 168 (22.02%) Red Hat
11 162 (21.23%) Puppet
12 156 (20.45%) CSS
13 147 (19.27%) Finance
14 139 (18.22%) Perl
14 139 (18.22%) Git (software)
15 137 (17.96%) Windows
16 121 (15.86%) Opscode Chef
17 116 (15.20%) JBoss
17 116 (15.20%) XML
18 107 (14.02%) Spring
18 107 (14.02%) Maven
19 105 (13.76%) Python
19 105 (13.76%) DNS
20 104 (13.63%) Ruby
21 99 (12.98%) J2EE
21 99 (12.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
22 95 (12.45%) Bash Shell

Apache
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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
1 264 (34.60%) Tomcat
2 85 (11.14%) WebLogic
3 78 (10.22%) nginx
4 69 (9.04%) IIS
5 66 (8.65%) Node.js
6 47 (6.16%) Confluence
7 41 (5.37%) CMS
8 32 (4.19%) WebSphere
9 31 (4.06%) Drupal
10 26 (3.41%) Apache Solr
11 20 (2.62%) Oracle Workflow
12 19 (2.49%) Oracle Service Bus
13 17 (2.23%) Cloud Foundry
14 16 (2.10%) WebLogic Portal
14 16 (2.10%) Liferay
15 14 (1.83%) Oracle Coherence
15 14 (1.83%) CloudStack
16 12 (1.57%) Elasticsearch
17 11 (1.44%) OpenStack
17 11 (1.44%) Alfresco
Applications
1 11 (1.44%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.66%) Photoshop
3 4 (0.52%) MS Project
3 4 (0.52%) MS Office
4 1 (0.13%) SPSS
4 1 (0.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 15 (1.97%) Magento
2 11 (1.44%) Oracle EBS R12
2 11 (1.44%) Oracle 11i
2 11 (1.44%) Oracle EBS
3 9 (1.18%) Oracle Applications
4 8 (1.05%) RMDS
5 2 (0.26%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (0.26%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.13%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.13%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 83 (10.88%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (3.93%) Amazon EC2
3 15 (1.97%) Amazon S3
4 10 (1.31%) SaaS
5 8 (1.05%) Microsoft Azure
6 7 (0.92%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (0.66%) GitHub
8 4 (0.52%) IaaS
9 3 (0.39%) PaaS
10 1 (0.13%) IBM SmartCloud
10 1 (0.13%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 105 (13.76%) DNS
2 73 (9.57%) HTTP
3 51 (6.68%) SAN
4 47 (6.16%) LDAP
5 40 (5.24%) TCP/IP
6 37 (4.85%) Internet
7 33 (4.33%) NAS
8 26 (3.41%) Firewall
9 25 (3.28%) SMTP
10 24 (3.15%) SNMP
11 22 (2.88%) SSL
12 18 (2.36%) FTP
13 16 (2.10%) WAN
13 16 (2.10%) DHCP
13 16 (2.10%) VPN
14 13 (1.70%) SSH
15 11 (1.44%) LAN
16 10 (1.31%) Network Security
16 10 (1.31%) MRTG
17 9 (1.18%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 258 (33.81%) MySQL
2 85 (11.14%) SQL Server
3 71 (9.31%) MongoDB
4 65 (8.52%) Oracle Database
5 42 (5.50%) Apache Cassandra
6 38 (4.98%) Relational Database
7 36 (4.72%) NoSQL
8 31 (4.06%) PostgreSQL
9 26 (3.41%) Hadoop
10 25 (3.28%) Oracle Database 11g
11 24 (3.15%) CouchDB
12 23 (3.01%) RDBMS
13 20 (2.62%) Riak
14 19 (2.49%) Big Data
15 10 (1.31%) Oracle ODI
16 9 (1.18%) MarkLogic
16 9 (1.18%) Oracle Reports
17 8 (1.05%) HBase
18 6 (0.79%) JasperReports
18 6 (0.79%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 139 (18.22%) Git (software)
2 107 (14.02%) Maven
3 75 (9.83%) Jenkins
4 70 (9.17%) Subversion
5 57 (7.47%) JIRA
6 45 (5.90%) Hudson
7 43 (5.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 25 (3.28%) Eclipse
9 20 (2.62%) Ant
9 20 (2.62%) JUnit
10 17 (2.23%) Cucumber
11 12 (1.57%) Selenium
12 11 (1.44%) LoadRunner
13 10 (1.31%) JDeveloper
13 10 (1.31%) Toad
13 10 (1.31%) Oracle Forms
14 6 (0.79%) PHPUnit
14 6 (0.79%) Mercurial
14 6 (0.79%) Mockito
15 5 (0.66%) Jasmine
General
1 147 (19.27%) Finance
2 66 (8.65%) Banking
3 24 (3.15%) Investment Banking
4 23 (3.01%) Games
5 22 (2.88%) Marketing
6 20 (2.62%) Publishing
7 18 (2.36%) Back Office
8 14 (1.83%) Telecoms
9 11 (1.44%) Retail
10 6 (0.79%) Multimedia
10 6 (0.79%) Financial Institution
10 6 (0.79%) Advertising
11 4 (0.52%) Billing
12 2 (0.26%) Retail Banking
12 2 (0.26%) Law
12 2 (0.26%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.13%) Music Industry
13 1 (0.13%) Front Office
13 1 (0.13%) Corporate Banking
13 1 (0.13%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 251 (32.90%) Developer
2 103 (13.50%) Administrator
3 98 (12.84%) DevOps Engineer
4 93 (12.19%) Systems Administrator
5 81 (10.62%) Architect
6 62 (8.13%) Java Developer
7 52 (6.82%) Linux Engineer
8 44 (5.77%) Systems Engineer
9 41 (5.37%) Linux Administrator
10 38 (4.98%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 37 (4.85%) PHP Developer
12 36 (4.72%) UNIX Administrator
13 31 (4.06%) Senior Developer
14 30 (3.93%) Web Developer
15 28 (3.67%) Technical Architect
16 27 (3.54%) UNIX Systems Administrator
17 24 (3.15%) Consultant
18 21 (2.75%) Analyst
19 17 (2.23%) Solutions Architect
20 16 (2.10%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 215 (28.18%) HTML
2 187 (24.51%) Web Services
3 156 (20.45%) CSS
4 116 (15.20%) XML
5 107 (14.02%) Spring
6 99 (12.98%) J2EE
7 94 (12.32%) jQuery
8 87 (11.40%) LAMP
9 80 (10.48%) HTML5
10 70 (9.17%) ActiveMQ
11 62 (8.13%) JSP
12 56 (7.34%) Hibernate
13 48 (6.29%) RESTful
13 48 (6.29%) Middleware
14 44 (5.77%) CSS3
15 43 (5.64%) Ajax
16 39 (5.11%) REST
16 39 (5.11%) Spring MVC
17 37 (4.85%) JDBC
17 37 (4.85%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 82 (10.75%) Open Source
2 45 (5.90%) Computer Science
3 21 (2.75%) Clustering
4 19 (2.49%) Replication
5 17 (2.23%) Mobile App
6 13 (1.70%) PKI
7 11 (1.44%) Online Games
7 11 (1.44%) W3C
8 8 (1.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 8 (1.05%) Data Integration
8 8 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
9 7 (0.92%) Digital Media
9 7 (0.92%) Semantic Web
9 7 (0.92%) Client/Server
10 6 (0.79%) STB
10 6 (0.79%) GIS
10 6 (0.79%) RIA
10 6 (0.79%) Mobile Banking
11 5 (0.66%) CMDB
11 5 (0.66%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 488 (63.96%) Linux
2 188 (24.64%) UNIX
3 137 (17.96%) Windows
4 99 (12.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 75 (9.83%) Solaris
6 66 (8.65%) CentOS
7 39 (5.11%) Ubuntu
8 25 (3.28%) Debian
9 20 (2.62%) Windows Server 2008
10 14 (1.83%) Android
11 12 (1.57%) Windows Server 2003
11 12 (1.57%) Apple iOS
12 8 (1.05%) Mac OS X
13 5 (0.66%) Windows Phone
13 5 (0.66%) Windows Phone 7
13 5 (0.66%) Windows 7
14 3 (0.39%) Scientific Linux
14 3 (0.39%) Oracle Linux
14 3 (0.39%) SUSE
15 2 (0.26%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 187 (24.51%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (11.14%) E-Commerce
3 81 (10.62%) OO
4 77 (10.09%) MVC
5 68 (8.91%) TDD
6 64 (8.39%) Continuous Integration
7 60 (7.86%) Configuration Management
8 50 (6.55%) Web Development
9 47 (6.16%) SOA
10 43 (5.64%) ITIL
11 40 (5.24%) Scrum
12 33 (4.33%) Continuous Improvement
13 31 (4.06%) Content Management
14 29 (3.80%) Performance Tuning
15 26 (3.41%) Disaster Recovery
15 26 (3.41%) Software Engineering
16 25 (3.28%) Security Management
17 22 (2.88%) Workflow
18 21 (2.75%) BDD
18 21 (2.75%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 355 (46.53%) Java
2 175 (22.94%) JavaScript
2 175 (22.94%) PHP
3 168 (22.02%) SQL
4 139 (18.22%) Perl
5 105 (13.76%) Python
6 104 (13.63%) Ruby
7 95 (12.45%) Bash Shell
8 70 (9.17%) Shell Script
9 30 (3.93%) PL/SQL
10 20 (2.62%) PHP5
11 16 (2.10%) C#
11 16 (2.10%) Scala
12 14 (1.83%) C
13 11 (1.44%) Korn
14 10 (1.31%) C++
14 10 (1.31%) PowerShell
15 8 (1.05%) XQuery
16 6 (0.79%) Objective-C
17 5 (0.66%) AWK
Qualifications
1 55 (7.21%) Degree
2 47 (6.16%) Security Cleared
3 42 (5.50%) SC Cleared
4 10 (1.31%) ISTQB
5 8 (1.05%) RHCE
5 8 (1.05%) DV Cleared
6 6 (0.79%) ISEB
7 4 (0.52%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 4 (0.52%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (0.52%) CCIE
8 3 (0.39%) CTC Cleared
8 3 (0.39%) CISSP
8 3 (0.39%) CISM
9 1 (0.13%) MySQL Certification
9 1 (0.13%) CCA
9 1 (0.13%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (0.13%) Sun Certification
9 1 (0.13%) HND
9 1 (0.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (1.97%) QA
2 7 (0.92%) SLA
3 2 (0.26%) JTAG
4 1 (0.13%) WAI
4 1 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.13%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.13%) TickIT
System Software
1 55 (7.21%) NFS
2 46 (6.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (2.88%) Active Directory
4 18 (2.36%) Squid
4 18 (2.36%) Varnish
5 17 (2.23%) Sendmail
6 12 (1.57%) VMware ESX
7 11 (1.44%) Oracle RAC
7 11 (1.44%) Samba
8 10 (1.31%) VMware ESXi
8 10 (1.31%) KVM
9 9 (1.18%) Xen
10 8 (1.05%) SRDF
11 7 (0.92%) VirtualBox
12 4 (0.52%) Postfix
12 4 (0.52%) Shibboleth
12 4 (0.52%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 3 (0.39%) Dovecot
14 2 (0.26%) Snort
14 2 (0.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 162 (21.23%) Puppet
2 121 (15.86%) Opscode Chef
3 83 (10.88%) Nagios
4 28 (3.67%) ZABBIX
5 25 (3.28%) Cacti
6 17 (2.23%) HAProxy
7 16 (2.10%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 13 (1.70%) collectd
9 12 (1.57%) Ansible
9 12 (1.57%) Cobbler
10 11 (1.44%) Ganglia
11 9 (1.18%) Zenoss
12 8 (1.05%) Foglight
13 7 (0.92%) Vagrant
14 5 (0.66%) Tivoli Storage Manager
14 5 (0.66%) MOM
15 4 (0.52%) Tivoli
15 4 (0.52%) Data Guard
15 4 (0.52%) HP Quality Center
15 4 (0.52%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 213 (27.92%) Oracle
2 168 (22.02%) Red Hat
3 116 (15.20%) JBoss
4 82 (10.75%) VMware
5 45 (5.90%) Zend
6 37 (4.85%) Cisco
7 36 (4.72%) HP
8 32 (4.19%) Rackspace
9 31 (4.06%) Microsoft
10 27 (3.54%) F5
11 25 (3.28%) NetApp
12 24 (3.15%) Sun
13 23 (3.01%) EMC
14 20 (2.62%) IBM
15 18 (2.36%) Adobe
16 14 (1.83%) Veritas
16 14 (1.83%) Splunk
16 14 (1.83%) Akamai
16 14 (1.83%) Foundry
17 13 (1.70%) FatWire
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