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 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 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache HTTP Server
Rank 143 150 116
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -34
Contract jobs citing Apache 346 295 484
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.48% 1.36% 1.74%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.36% 7.54% 11.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 256 204 307
Average daily rate £400 £378 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.02% +4.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £275 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £518 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £43.50 £80.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -45.62%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
- +25.00%
Application Platforms Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
4138 3911 4379
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 17.71% 18.07% 15.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 2860 2517 2639
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 73 138 128
Average hourly rate £21.00 £21.34 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.57% +6.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.45 £13.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £135.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -
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 24 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 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
City of London +4 62 £388 +6.89% 14
Kingston Upon Thames -6 2 £375 -0.66% 1
Bromley - 2 £425 -
Uxbridge -5 1 £350 - 1
Wembley - - - -
West Drayton - - - -
Westminster - - - - 1
Canary Wharf - - - -
Southwark - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Chiswick - - - -
Croydon - - - - 1
Harrow - - - -
Ilford - - - -
Ruislip - - - -
Sidcup - - - -
Surbiton - - - -
Apache
England

Apache
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 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.

1 494 (65.60%) Linux
2 340 (45.15%) Java
3 259 (34.40%) Tomcat
4 256 (34.00%) MySQL
5 205 (27.22%) Oracle
5 205 (27.22%) HTML
6 191 (25.37%) Agile Software Development
7 189 (25.10%) Web Services
8 185 (24.57%) UNIX
9 173 (22.97%) PHP
9 173 (22.97%) Puppet
10 170 (22.58%) JavaScript
11 166 (22.05%) Red Hat
12 162 (21.51%) SQL
13 149 (19.79%) CSS
14 142 (18.86%) Finance
15 140 (18.59%) Perl
15 140 (18.59%) Git (software)
16 126 (16.73%) Windows
17 125 (16.60%) Opscode Chef
18 119 (15.80%) DNS
19 115 (15.27%) JBoss
20 114 (15.14%) XML
21 108 (14.34%) Python
22 106 (14.08%) Maven
23 104 (13.81%) Ruby
24 103 (13.68%) Spring
25 100 (13.28%) J2EE
26 97 (12.88%) Bash Shell
27 96 (12.75%) VMware

Apache
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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
1 259 (34.40%) Tomcat
2 89 (11.82%) nginx
3 79 (10.49%) WebLogic
4 76 (10.09%) IIS
5 63 (8.37%) Node.js
6 47 (6.24%) Confluence
7 41 (5.44%) CMS
8 39 (5.18%) WebSphere
9 31 (4.12%) Drupal
10 24 (3.19%) Apache Solr
11 20 (2.66%) Oracle Workflow
12 18 (2.39%) Oracle Service Bus
12 18 (2.39%) Cloud Foundry
13 16 (2.12%) Jetty
14 15 (1.99%) CloudStack
15 14 (1.86%) Liferay
15 14 (1.86%) WebLogic Portal
16 13 (1.73%) Oracle Coherence
17 12 (1.59%) Elasticsearch
17 12 (1.59%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 11 (1.46%) MS Excel
2 6 (0.80%) Photoshop
3 4 (0.53%) MS Project
3 4 (0.53%) MS Office
4 1 (0.13%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.13%) SPSS
4 1 (0.13%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 15 (1.99%) Magento
2 11 (1.46%) Oracle EBS R12
2 11 (1.46%) Oracle 11i
2 11 (1.46%) Oracle EBS
3 9 (1.20%) Oracle Applications
4 8 (1.06%) RMDS
5 2 (0.27%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.27%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.13%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 87 (11.55%) Amazon AWS
2 37 (4.91%) Amazon EC2
3 16 (2.12%) Amazon S3
4 14 (1.86%) Cloud Computing
5 10 (1.33%) SaaS
6 8 (1.06%) Microsoft Azure
7 7 (0.93%) Google App Engine
8 5 (0.66%) GitHub
9 4 (0.53%) IaaS
10 3 (0.40%) PaaS
11 1 (0.13%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 119 (15.80%) DNS
2 73 (9.69%) HTTP
3 51 (6.77%) SAN
4 49 (6.51%) TCP/IP
5 45 (5.98%) LDAP
6 35 (4.65%) Internet
7 32 (4.25%) SSL
7 32 (4.25%) NAS
8 28 (3.72%) Firewall
9 24 (3.19%) SMTP
10 22 (2.92%) DHCP
10 22 (2.92%) SNMP
11 17 (2.26%) VPN
11 17 (2.26%) FTP
12 16 (2.12%) WAN
13 15 (1.99%) IPsec
14 13 (1.73%) SSH
15 12 (1.59%) Network Security
16 11 (1.46%) LAN
17 10 (1.33%) MRTG
Database & Business Intelligence
1 256 (34.00%) MySQL
2 75 (9.96%) SQL Server
3 70 (9.30%) MongoDB
4 61 (8.10%) Oracle Database
5 42 (5.58%) Apache Cassandra
6 38 (5.05%) Relational Database
7 35 (4.65%) NoSQL
8 34 (4.52%) PostgreSQL
9 25 (3.32%) Hadoop
10 24 (3.19%) CouchDB
10 24 (3.19%) Oracle Database 11g
11 23 (3.05%) RDBMS
12 20 (2.66%) Riak
13 18 (2.39%) Big Data
14 9 (1.20%) Oracle ODI
14 9 (1.20%) Oracle Reports
15 8 (1.06%) HBase
16 7 (0.93%) MarkLogic
17 6 (0.80%) Redis
17 6 (0.80%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 140 (18.59%) Git (software)
2 106 (14.08%) Maven
3 82 (10.89%) Jenkins
4 71 (9.43%) Subversion
5 59 (7.84%) JIRA
6 48 (6.37%) Hudson
7 43 (5.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 24 (3.19%) Eclipse
9 21 (2.79%) Ant
9 21 (2.79%) JUnit
10 15 (1.99%) Cucumber
11 13 (1.73%) Selenium
12 12 (1.59%) LoadRunner
13 11 (1.46%) Toad
14 10 (1.33%) JDeveloper
14 10 (1.33%) Oracle Forms
15 6 (0.80%) Mercurial
15 6 (0.80%) PHPUnit
15 6 (0.80%) SoapUI
16 5 (0.66%) Jasmine
General
1 142 (18.86%) Finance
2 66 (8.76%) Banking
3 25 (3.32%) Games
4 24 (3.19%) Investment Banking
5 19 (2.52%) Marketing
6 18 (2.39%) Back Office
7 16 (2.12%) Publishing
8 14 (1.86%) Retail
9 10 (1.33%) Telecoms
10 6 (0.80%) Multimedia
11 5 (0.66%) Financial Institution
11 5 (0.66%) Advertising
12 4 (0.53%) Billing
13 2 (0.27%) Retail Banking
13 2 (0.27%) Law
14 1 (0.13%) Manufacturing
14 1 (0.13%) Front Office
14 1 (0.13%) Corporate Banking
14 1 (0.13%) Private Banking
14 1 (0.13%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 242 (32.14%) Developer
2 101 (13.41%) DevOps Engineer
3 93 (12.35%) Administrator
4 81 (10.76%) Systems Administrator
5 76 (10.09%) Architect
6 58 (7.70%) Java Developer
7 56 (7.44%) Linux Engineer
8 45 (5.98%) Systems Engineer
9 40 (5.31%) Linux Administrator
10 37 (4.91%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 35 (4.65%) PHP Developer
11 35 (4.65%) UNIX Administrator
12 30 (3.98%) Web Developer
13 28 (3.72%) Technical Architect
13 28 (3.72%) Senior Developer
14 26 (3.45%) UNIX Systems Administrator
15 24 (3.19%) Consultant
16 20 (2.66%) Analyst
17 17 (2.26%) Solutions Architect
18 16 (2.12%) Drupal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 205 (27.22%) HTML
2 189 (25.10%) Web Services
3 149 (19.79%) CSS
4 114 (15.14%) XML
5 103 (13.68%) Spring
6 100 (13.28%) J2EE
7 91 (12.08%) jQuery
8 88 (11.69%) LAMP
9 77 (10.23%) HTML5
10 65 (8.63%) ActiveMQ
11 58 (7.70%) JSP
12 55 (7.30%) Hibernate
13 49 (6.51%) Middleware
14 46 (6.11%) CSS3
14 46 (6.11%) RESTful
15 45 (5.98%) Ajax
16 41 (5.44%) JSON
17 37 (4.91%) Servlets
17 37 (4.91%) Spring MVC
17 37 (4.91%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 85 (11.29%) Open Source
2 42 (5.58%) Computer Science
3 20 (2.66%) Clustering
4 18 (2.39%) Replication
5 17 (2.26%) Mobile App
6 13 (1.73%) Online Games
7 12 (1.59%) W3C
8 11 (1.46%) PKI
9 8 (1.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 8 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
10 7 (0.93%) Digital Media
10 7 (0.93%) Client/Server
11 6 (0.80%) Data Integration
11 6 (0.80%) RIA
11 6 (0.80%) Mobile Banking
12 5 (0.66%) Semantic Web
12 5 (0.66%) GIS
12 5 (0.66%) Handset
12 5 (0.66%) STB
12 5 (0.66%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 494 (65.60%) Linux
2 185 (24.57%) UNIX
3 126 (16.73%) Windows
4 92 (12.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 74 (9.83%) Solaris
6 64 (8.50%) CentOS
7 40 (5.31%) Ubuntu
8 25 (3.32%) Debian
9 18 (2.39%) Windows Server 2008
10 13 (1.73%) Android
11 12 (1.59%) Windows Server 2003
11 12 (1.59%) Apple iOS
12 8 (1.06%) SUSE
12 8 (1.06%) Mac OS X
13 7 (0.93%) AIX
14 5 (0.66%) Oracle Linux
14 5 (0.66%) Windows Phone
14 5 (0.66%) Windows Phone 7
14 5 (0.66%) Windows 7
15 3 (0.40%) Scientific Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 191 (25.37%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (10.76%) E-Commerce
3 78 (10.36%) OO
4 72 (9.56%) MVC
4 72 (9.56%) Continuous Integration
5 70 (9.30%) Configuration Management
6 64 (8.50%) TDD
7 48 (6.37%) Web Development
8 46 (6.11%) SOA
9 43 (5.71%) ITIL
10 40 (5.31%) Scrum
11 34 (4.52%) Continuous Improvement
12 29 (3.85%) Content Management
13 28 (3.72%) Unit Testing
14 25 (3.32%) Performance Tuning
14 25 (3.32%) Security Management
14 25 (3.32%) Disaster Recovery
15 24 (3.19%) Software Engineering
16 23 (3.05%) Workflow
17 20 (2.66%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 340 (45.15%) Java
2 173 (22.97%) PHP
3 170 (22.58%) JavaScript
4 162 (21.51%) SQL
5 140 (18.59%) Perl
6 108 (14.34%) Python
7 104 (13.81%) Ruby
8 97 (12.88%) Bash Shell
9 66 (8.76%) Shell Script
10 29 (3.85%) PL/SQL
11 19 (2.52%) PHP5
12 16 (2.12%) Scala
13 15 (1.99%) C#
14 13 (1.73%) C
15 12 (1.59%) Korn
16 10 (1.33%) PowerShell
16 10 (1.33%) C++
17 6 (0.80%) Objective-C
17 6 (0.80%) XQuery
17 6 (0.80%) Jython
Qualifications
1 51 (6.77%) Degree
2 47 (6.24%) Security Cleared
3 42 (5.58%) SC Cleared
4 10 (1.33%) ISTQB
5 8 (1.06%) RHCE
5 8 (1.06%) DV Cleared
6 6 (0.80%) ISEB
7 4 (0.53%) CCIE
7 4 (0.53%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (0.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 4 (0.53%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (0.40%) CISM
8 3 (0.40%) CISSP
8 3 (0.40%) CTC Cleared
9 2 (0.27%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.13%) Sun Certification
10 1 (0.13%) HND
10 1 (0.13%) CCA
10 1 (0.13%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (2.26%) QA
2 7 (0.93%) SLA
3 2 (0.27%) JTAG
4 1 (0.13%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.13%) TickIT
4 1 (0.13%) WAI
System Software
1 56 (7.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 53 (7.04%) NFS
3 23 (3.05%) Active Directory
4 18 (2.39%) Varnish
5 17 (2.26%) Sendmail
6 16 (2.12%) Squid
7 14 (1.86%) Xen
8 13 (1.73%) VMware ESX
9 11 (1.46%) Samba
9 11 (1.46%) Oracle RAC
10 9 (1.20%) VMware ESXi
10 9 (1.20%) KVM
11 8 (1.06%) SRDF
12 7 (0.93%) VirtualBox
13 4 (0.53%) vSphere
13 4 (0.53%) Shibboleth
13 4 (0.53%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 4 (0.53%) Postfix
14 3 (0.40%) Dovecot
15 2 (0.27%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 173 (22.97%) Puppet
2 125 (16.60%) Opscode Chef
3 84 (11.16%) Nagios
4 28 (3.72%) ZABBIX
5 26 (3.45%) Cacti
6 18 (2.39%) HAProxy
7 16 (2.12%) Ansible
8 15 (1.99%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 14 (1.86%) collectd
10 12 (1.59%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 11 (1.46%) Cobbler
11 11 (1.46%) Ganglia
12 8 (1.06%) Foglight
12 8 (1.06%) Zenoss
13 7 (0.93%) Vagrant
14 5 (0.66%) HP Quality Center
15 4 (0.53%) Capistrano
15 4 (0.53%) Data Guard
16 3 (0.40%) OpenSSO
16 3 (0.40%) MOM
Vendors
1 205 (27.22%) Oracle
2 166 (22.05%) Red Hat
3 115 (15.27%) JBoss
4 96 (12.75%) VMware
5 46 (6.11%) Cisco
6 43 (5.71%) Zend
7 39 (5.18%) Microsoft
8 36 (4.78%) HP
9 32 (4.25%) IBM
9 32 (4.25%) NetApp
10 31 (4.12%) Rackspace
11 25 (3.32%) Sun
12 23 (3.05%) EMC
13 21 (2.79%) F5
14 15 (1.99%) Akamai
14 15 (1.99%) Splunk
14 15 (1.99%) Adobe
14 15 (1.99%) Foundry
15 13 (1.73%) Veritas
16 12 (1.59%) Citrix
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £430 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
West London
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Rate: £350 to £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £370 - £420 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Reed Professional Services
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ ESM
Rate: £400 - £408 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Intuition IT Solutions
Rate: €520 - €570 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 15 days ago
Paddington, London
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Rate: Contract £500-£650 per day - initial 6 month contract
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive Rates
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Intuition IT Solutions
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Digital Gurus
Rate: £375 - £425 Per Day
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Digital Gurus
Rate: £350 - £400 Per Day
Posted: 17 days ago
London
DP Connect
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
City of London
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Rate: €500 - €800 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
City of London
Annapurna
Rate: €500 - €800 per day
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City of London
Annapurna
Rate: €500 - €800 per day
Posted: 20 days ago