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 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 81 65 81
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +16
Contract jobs citing Apache 23 32 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.27% 1.93% 0.58%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.82% 11.55% 3.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 18 3
Average daily rate £400 £321 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.51% +1.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £281 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £391 £351
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 Manchester region.

Application Platforms Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
294 277 235
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 16.23% 16.71% 17.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 153 131
Average daily rate £385 £375 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% +11.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 10 14
Average hourly rate £190.00 £15.25 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1145.90% -15.27%
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 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

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

Apache Daily Rate Histogram 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 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
Stockport - 2 £425 - 1
Salford -11 1 £425 +17.24%
Oldham - 1 £283 - 1
Apache
North West

Apache
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 36 (59.02%) Linux
2 26 (42.62%) Unix
3 22 (36.07%) Windows
4 19 (31.15%) Java
5 17 (27.87%) Red Hat
6 16 (26.23%) Perl
6 16 (26.23%) JBoss
7 15 (24.59%) Bash Shell
8 14 (22.95%) Clustering
9 13 (21.31%) PostgreSQL
9 13 (21.31%) JavaScript
10 12 (19.67%) MySQL
10 12 (19.67%) Oracle
10 12 (19.67%) High Availability
11 11 (18.03%) LAPP Stack
11 11 (18.03%) Git (software)
11 11 (18.03%) Maven
11 11 (18.03%) HTML
12 10 (16.39%) J2EE
12 10 (16.39%) DB2
12 10 (16.39%) CSS
12 10 (16.39%) AWK
12 10 (16.39%) Apache Camel
13 9 (14.75%) PHP
13 9 (14.75%) IBM
14 8 (13.11%) XML
14 8 (13.11%) DNS
14 8 (13.11%) Agile Software Development
14 8 (13.11%) PaaS
14 8 (13.11%) Jenkins

Apache
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 16 (26.23%) JBoss
2 6 (9.84%) Tomcat
3 4 (6.56%) WebSphere
4 3 (4.92%) IIS
4 3 (4.92%) OpenStack
4 3 (4.92%) SAS
4 3 (4.92%) WebLogic
5 2 (3.28%) SharePoint
5 2 (3.28%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (1.64%) Apache Spark
6 1 (1.64%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Magento
1 1 (1.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (13.11%) PaaS
2 1 (1.64%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.64%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (13.11%) DNS
2 7 (11.48%) DHCP
2 7 (11.48%) HTTP
3 6 (9.84%) SMTP
3 6 (9.84%) SSL
4 4 (6.56%) Network Security
5 3 (4.92%) Fibre Channel
5 3 (4.92%) IMAP
5 3 (4.92%) iSCSI
5 3 (4.92%) MRTG
5 3 (4.92%) Reverse Proxy
5 3 (4.92%) SAN
5 3 (4.92%) TCP/IP
6 2 (3.28%) VLAN
7 1 (1.64%) Firewall
7 1 (1.64%) LAN
7 1 (1.64%) LDAP
7 1 (1.64%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (21.31%) PostgreSQL
2 12 (19.67%) MySQL
3 10 (16.39%) DB2
4 4 (6.56%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.28%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.64%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.64%) Impala
6 1 (1.64%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.64%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 11 (18.03%) Git (software)
1 11 (18.03%) Maven
2 8 (13.11%) Jenkins
3 7 (11.48%) Subversion
4 6 (9.84%) Ant
5 5 (8.20%) Eclipse
5 5 (8.20%) Selenium
6 4 (6.56%) Gradle
7 2 (3.28%) JIRA
8 1 (1.64%) IntelliJ
8 1 (1.64%) JUnit
8 1 (1.64%) WebDriver
General
1 7 (11.48%) Banking
2 6 (9.84%) Finance
3 5 (8.20%) Electronics
4 2 (3.28%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.64%) Games
5 1 (1.64%) Marketing
5 1 (1.64%) Retail
5 1 (1.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (26.23%) Developer
2 12 (19.67%) Analyst
3 11 (18.03%) Technical Analyst
4 10 (16.39%) Unix Engineer
5 7 (11.48%) Administrator
5 7 (11.48%) Java Developer
6 6 (9.84%) Digital Analyst
7 5 (8.20%) Consultant
7 5 (8.20%) Designer
7 5 (8.20%) PHP Developer
8 4 (6.56%) Linux Engineer
8 4 (6.56%) Software Engineer
8 4 (6.56%) Systems Administrator
9 3 (4.92%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 3 (4.92%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 3 (4.92%) Middleware Consultant
9 3 (4.92%) Senior Developer
9 3 (4.92%) SIEM Specialist
10 2 (3.28%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 2 (3.28%) HTML CSS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (18.03%) HTML
1 11 (18.03%) LAPP Stack
2 10 (16.39%) Apache Camel
2 10 (16.39%) CSS
2 10 (16.39%) J2EE
3 8 (13.11%) OSGi
3 8 (13.11%) XML
4 6 (9.84%) CSS3
4 6 (9.84%) LAMP
5 5 (8.20%) Hibernate
5 5 (8.20%) Middleware
5 5 (8.20%) Spring
6 4 (6.56%) jQuery
7 2 (3.28%) HTML5
7 2 (3.28%) Java EE
7 2 (3.28%) JDBC
7 2 (3.28%) JSON
7 2 (3.28%) Oracle Fusion
7 2 (3.28%) REST
7 2 (3.28%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 14 (22.95%) Clustering
2 4 (6.56%) Mobile App
3 3 (4.92%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.92%) User Experience
4 1 (1.64%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.64%) iSeries
4 1 (1.64%) Life Science
4 1 (1.64%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 36 (59.02%) Linux
2 26 (42.62%) Unix
3 22 (36.07%) Windows
4 5 (8.20%) CentOS
4 5 (8.20%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (6.56%) Debian
6 3 (4.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (4.92%) Ubuntu
7 2 (3.28%) AIX
7 2 (3.28%) HPUX
7 2 (3.28%) Mac OS
7 2 (3.28%) openSUSE
7 2 (3.28%) Solaris
7 2 (3.28%) SUSE
7 2 (3.28%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 2 (3.28%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.64%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (19.67%) High Availability
2 8 (13.11%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (9.84%) Open Source
3 6 (9.84%) Web Development
4 5 (8.20%) TDD
5 4 (6.56%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (6.56%) E-Commerce
5 4 (6.56%) Mobile Application Development
5 4 (6.56%) SOA
5 4 (6.56%) Software Engineering
5 4 (6.56%) SOLID
5 4 (6.56%) Use Case
6 3 (4.92%) Front End Development
6 3 (4.92%) ITIL
6 3 (4.92%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (4.92%) MVC
6 3 (4.92%) Network Architecture
6 3 (4.92%) SIEM
7 2 (3.28%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (3.28%) E-business
Programming Languages
1 19 (31.15%) Java
2 16 (26.23%) Perl
3 15 (24.59%) Bash Shell
4 13 (21.31%) JavaScript
5 10 (16.39%) AWK
6 9 (14.75%) PHP
7 7 (11.48%) SQL
8 5 (8.20%) C
8 5 (8.20%) C++
8 5 (8.20%) Shell Script
9 4 (6.56%) Python
10 3 (4.92%) Korn
11 2 (3.28%) Jython
12 1 (1.64%) PHP 5
12 1 (1.64%) PowerShell
12 1 (1.64%) RPG IV
12 1 (1.64%) VB
12 1 (1.64%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (6.56%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.64%) QA
System Software
1 8 (13.11%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (6.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.92%) Dovecot
3 3 (4.92%) iptables
3 3 (4.92%) KVM
3 3 (4.92%) Sendmail
3 3 (4.92%) Squid
4 2 (3.28%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.64%) Apache Flume
5 1 (1.64%) Firmware
5 1 (1.64%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.64%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (9.84%) Puppet
2 3 (4.92%) Cacti
2 3 (4.92%) HAProxy
2 3 (4.92%) Nagios
2 3 (4.92%) OpenNebula
3 1 (1.64%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.64%) Pacemaker
3 1 (1.64%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.64%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (1.64%) vMotion
Vendors
1 17 (27.87%) Red Hat
2 12 (19.67%) Oracle
3 9 (14.75%) IBM
4 6 (9.84%) VMware
5 4 (6.56%) Perforce
6 3 (4.92%) AlienVault
6 3 (4.92%) Splunk
7 2 (3.28%) EMC
7 2 (3.28%) NetApp
7 2 (3.28%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.64%) Cisco
8 1 (1.64%) Cloudera
8 1 (1.64%) hybris
8 1 (1.64%) IFS
8 1 (1.64%) Infoblox
8 1 (1.64%) SaltStack
8 1 (1.64%) SAP
8 1 (1.64%) ServiceNow
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