The table below looks at the statistics for Apache skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apache over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache HTTP Server (httpd)
Rank 64 75 69
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -6
Contract jobs citing Apache 23 9 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.66% 0.81% 0.91%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.54% 4.31% 3.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 6 7
Average daily rate
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£318 £360 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.80% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £254 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £370 £338
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.50 £25.90 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+56.37% +36.31%
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 Manchester region.

Application Platforms Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
241 209 243
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 17.35% 18.88% 24.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 118 122
Average daily rate £350 £300 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £135 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £476 £450 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 11 11
Average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £25.97
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% -19.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.10 £17.15 £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £33.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.68
% change year-on-year
- -6.31%

Apache
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Apache Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Apache
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Apache Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Apache
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Apache Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Apache
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Apache within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 30 January 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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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
Ashton-under-Lyne - - - -
Bolton - - - -
Oldham - - - -
Sale - - - -
Salford - - - -
Apache
North West

Apache
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 17 (51.52%) Microsoft
2 15 (45.45%) Windows
3 12 (36.36%) IIS
4 11 (33.33%) CSS
4 11 (33.33%) SSL
4 11 (33.33%) VPN
4 11 (33.33%) Citrix
4 11 (33.33%) CheckPoint
4 11 (33.33%) Firewall
4 11 (33.33%) Information Security
4 11 (33.33%) jQuery
5 10 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (30.30%) CMS
5 10 (30.30%) PHP
6 9 (27.27%) HTML
6 9 (27.27%) JavaScript
6 9 (27.27%) Linux
6 9 (27.27%) TDD
6 9 (27.27%) Ruby
7 8 (24.24%) MVC
7 8 (24.24%) MySQL
7 8 (24.24%) Cisco
8 7 (21.21%) Clearswift
8 7 (21.21%) Lotus
8 7 (21.21%) Web Services
8 7 (21.21%) IBM Notes
8 7 (21.21%) Ruby on Rails
8 7 (21.21%) Cisco ASA
8 7 (21.21%) Open Source
9 6 (18.18%) Network Security

Apache
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 12 (36.36%) IIS
2 10 (30.30%) CMS
3 7 (21.21%) IBM Notes
4 5 (15.15%) nginx
4 5 (15.15%) Apache Solr
4 5 (15.15%) Orchard CMS
4 5 (15.15%) Apache Spark
5 4 (12.12%) Tomcat
6 3 (9.09%) Drupal
7 2 (6.06%) IBM HTTP Server
7 2 (6.06%) JBoss
7 2 (6.06%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 1 (3.03%) Jetty
8 1 (3.03%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (15.15%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (6.06%) Amazon S3
1 2 (6.06%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.03%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (33.33%) SSL
1 11 (33.33%) VPN
1 11 (33.33%) Firewall
2 7 (21.21%) Cisco ASA
3 6 (18.18%) Network Security
4 4 (12.12%) SMTP
5 3 (9.09%) DHCP
5 3 (9.09%) DNS
5 3 (9.09%) HTTP
5 3 (9.09%) TCP/IP
6 2 (6.06%) SAN
7 1 (3.03%) FTP
7 1 (3.03%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (24.24%) MySQL
2 5 (15.15%) SQL Server
2 5 (15.15%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (15.15%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (15.15%) RavenDB
3 2 (6.06%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (18.18%) Git (software)
2 5 (15.15%) Visual Studio
3 2 (6.06%) RSpec
3 2 (6.06%) Introscope
4 1 (3.03%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (3.03%) Subversion
4 1 (3.03%) PHPUnit
4 1 (3.03%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (6.06%) Retail
1 2 (6.06%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.03%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (42.42%) Developer
2 8 (24.24%) Security Engineer
3 7 (21.21%) Network Engineer
3 7 (21.21%) Network Security Engineer
4 5 (15.15%) Senior .NET Developer
4 5 (15.15%) .NET Developer
4 5 (15.15%) PHP Developer
4 5 (15.15%) Senior Developer
4 5 (15.15%) Agile .NET Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Web Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Drupal Developer
6 2 (6.06%) PHP Drupal Developer
6 2 (6.06%) PHP Web Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Administrator
6 2 (6.06%) Linux Administrator
6 2 (6.06%) Ruby on Rails Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Network Security Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Network Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (33.33%) CSS
1 11 (33.33%) jQuery
2 9 (27.27%) HTML
3 7 (21.21%) Web Services
3 7 (21.21%) Ruby on Rails
4 6 (18.18%) XML
4 6 (18.18%) .NET
4 6 (18.18%) XHTML
5 5 (15.15%) SAML
5 5 (15.15%) ASP.NET
5 5 (15.15%) LAMP
5 5 (15.15%) LINQ
5 5 (15.15%) Ajax
5 5 (15.15%) Lucene
5 5 (15.15%) RESTful
5 5 (15.15%) Sinatra
5 5 (15.15%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (15.15%) Regular Expression
6 3 (9.09%) Laravel
7 2 (6.06%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.21%) Open Source
2 6 (18.18%) Computer Science
3 5 (15.15%) NHS
4 2 (6.06%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (6.06%) Life Science
4 2 (6.06%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 15 (45.45%) Windows
2 9 (27.27%) Linux
3 4 (12.12%) UNIX
4 2 (6.06%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 2 (6.06%) CentOS
4 2 (6.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (6.06%) SUSE
4 2 (6.06%) HPUX
4 2 (6.06%) Solaris
5 1 (3.03%) Android
5 1 (3.03%) Apple iOS
5 1 (3.03%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (33.33%) Information Security
2 10 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (27.27%) TDD
4 8 (24.24%) MVC
5 6 (18.18%) Scrum
6 5 (15.15%) SOA
6 5 (15.15%) PRINCE2
6 5 (15.15%) ITIL
6 5 (15.15%) Configuration Management
6 5 (15.15%) Workflow
6 5 (15.15%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (15.15%) Content Management
6 5 (15.15%) Mentoring
7 4 (12.12%) BDD
7 4 (12.12%) Web Development
8 3 (9.09%) OOP
8 3 (9.09%) OO
8 3 (9.09%) DevOps
9 2 (6.06%) Analytics
9 2 (6.06%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 10 (30.30%) PHP
2 9 (27.27%) JavaScript
2 9 (27.27%) Ruby
3 5 (15.15%) T-SQL
3 5 (15.15%) C#
4 2 (6.06%) Bash Shell
4 2 (6.06%) Python
4 2 (6.06%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.03%) Java
5 1 (3.03%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 6 (18.18%) Degree
2 3 (9.09%) CISSP
2 3 (9.09%) CISMP
2 3 (9.09%) ISACA
3 2 (6.06%) MCSE
3 2 (6.06%) MCP
3 2 (6.06%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (6.06%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) QA
System Software
1 4 (12.12%) ISA Server
2 2 (6.06%) Firmware
2 2 (6.06%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.03%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (15.15%) Puppet
1 5 (15.15%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (12.12%) MIMEsweeper
3 2 (6.06%) CA Wily
3 2 (6.06%) Capistrano
3 2 (6.06%) Cacti
3 2 (6.06%) Nagios
3 2 (6.06%) Tivoli
4 1 (3.03%) Ansible
Vendors
1 17 (51.52%) Microsoft
2 11 (33.33%) Citrix
2 11 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 8 (24.24%) Cisco
4 7 (21.21%) Clearswift
4 7 (21.21%) Lotus
5 5 (15.15%) VMware
6 4 (12.12%) SurfControl
6 4 (12.12%) Red Hat
6 4 (12.12%) HP
7 2 (6.06%) Percona
7 2 (6.06%) FatWire
7 2 (6.06%) Oracle
7 2 (6.06%) CA
7 2 (6.06%) StorageTek
7 2 (6.06%) Dell
7 2 (6.06%) IBM
7 2 (6.06%) Sun
8 1 (3.03%) Zend