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 July 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache HTTP Server (httpd)
Rank 87 61 58
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -3
Contract jobs citing Apache 12 21 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.74% 1.68% 1.60%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.33% 10.82% 7.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 14 7
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£425 £318 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.85% +5.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £270 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £324 £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
- +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.38 £30.00 £28.75
% change year-on-year
+34.60% +4.34%
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
277 194 227
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 17.06% 15.48% 20.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 100 101
Average daily rate £388 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £275 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 10 25
Average hourly rate £17.75 £15.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.33% -23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.95 £11.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.25 £24.10 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.15 £16.68 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+26.80% -14.48%

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 July 2015.

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 July 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
Stockport +2 2 £335 +17.54% 4
Salford - 1 - -
Apache
North West

Apache
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 24 (54.55%) MySQL
1 24 (54.55%) Linux
2 18 (40.91%) PHP
2 18 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (36.36%) SQL
3 16 (36.36%) RESTful
4 14 (31.82%) Tomcat
5 12 (27.27%) Web Services
5 12 (27.27%) TDD
6 11 (25.00%) OO
6 11 (25.00%) Java
6 11 (25.00%) Perl
6 11 (25.00%) MVC
7 10 (22.73%) JBoss
7 10 (22.73%) Software Engineering
8 9 (20.45%) Django
8 9 (20.45%) Mason
8 9 (20.45%) Zope
8 9 (20.45%) Oracle
8 9 (20.45%) Catalyst
9 8 (18.18%) Memcached
9 8 (18.18%) Apache Camel
9 8 (18.18%) LAMP
9 8 (18.18%) nginx
10 7 (15.91%) Jenkins
10 7 (15.91%) NoSQL
10 7 (15.91%) Git (software)
10 7 (15.91%) Amazon AWS
11 6 (13.64%) Puppet
11 6 (13.64%) Web Development

Apache
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 14 (31.82%) Tomcat
2 10 (22.73%) JBoss
3 9 (20.45%) Zope
4 8 (18.18%) nginx
5 4 (9.09%) Liferay
6 3 (6.82%) Apache ServiceMix
7 2 (4.55%) WebLogic
7 2 (4.55%) WebLogic Integration
7 2 (4.55%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 7 (15.91%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (9.09%) PaaS
3 2 (4.55%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.09%) HTTP
2 2 (4.55%) SNMP
2 2 (4.55%) DNS
2 2 (4.55%) SSL
2 2 (4.55%) Internet
2 2 (4.55%) Extranet
2 2 (4.55%) SSH
2 2 (4.55%) Network Security
2 2 (4.55%) SMTP
2 2 (4.55%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (54.55%) MySQL
2 7 (15.91%) NoSQL
3 5 (11.36%) CouchDB
3 5 (11.36%) SimpleDB
4 4 (9.09%) SQL Server
4 4 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (4.55%) Oracle Database
5 2 (4.55%) Relational Database
5 2 (4.55%) MS Access
5 2 (4.55%) RDBMS
5 2 (4.55%) MongoDB
5 2 (4.55%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 7 (15.91%) Git (software)
1 7 (15.91%) Jenkins
2 5 (11.36%) Hudson
2 5 (11.36%) Selenium
2 5 (11.36%) TeamCity
3 2 (4.55%) RSpec
3 2 (4.55%) Maven
General
1 3 (6.82%) Banking
2 2 (4.55%) Retail
3 1 (2.27%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 24 (54.55%) Developer
2 11 (25.00%) PHP Developer
3 7 (15.91%) Perl Developer
4 6 (13.64%) Systems Administrator
5 5 (11.36%) Administrator
5 5 (11.36%) Linux Administrator
5 5 (11.36%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 4 (9.09%) Java Developer
6 4 (9.09%) Software Developer
6 4 (9.09%) Software Engineer
7 3 (6.82%) Designer
7 3 (6.82%) Perl Software Engineer
8 2 (4.55%) DevOps Engineer
8 2 (4.55%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 2 (4.55%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 2 (4.55%) Non-Functional Tester
8 2 (4.55%) Ruby on Rails Developer
8 2 (4.55%) Tester
8 2 (4.55%) J2EE Developer
8 2 (4.55%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (36.36%) RESTful
2 12 (27.27%) Web Services
3 9 (20.45%) Mason
3 9 (20.45%) Django
3 9 (20.45%) Catalyst
4 8 (18.18%) Memcached
4 8 (18.18%) Apache Camel
4 8 (18.18%) LAMP
5 5 (11.36%) Spring
5 5 (11.36%) HTML
5 5 (11.36%) J2EE
6 4 (9.09%) XML
6 4 (9.09%) CSS
6 4 (9.09%) JSP
6 4 (9.09%) JSF
6 4 (9.09%) Hibernate
6 4 (9.09%) WSDL
6 4 (9.09%) SOAP
6 4 (9.09%) OSGi
6 4 (9.09%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.09%) Video on Demand
1 4 (9.09%) Digital Media
2 3 (6.82%) N-Tier
2 3 (6.82%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (6.82%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.55%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.27%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 24 (54.55%) Linux
2 6 (13.64%) CentOS
3 3 (6.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (6.82%) UNIX
3 3 (6.82%) Windows
4 2 (4.55%) HPUX
4 2 (4.55%) SUSE
5 1 (2.27%) Debian
5 1 (2.27%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (27.27%) TDD
3 11 (25.00%) OO
3 11 (25.00%) MVC
4 10 (22.73%) Software Engineering
5 6 (13.64%) Web Development
5 6 (13.64%) Unit Testing
5 6 (13.64%) SOA
6 5 (11.36%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (11.36%) MapReduce
6 5 (11.36%) Scrum
7 4 (9.09%) SDLC
7 4 (9.09%) System Testing
7 4 (9.09%) BDD
8 3 (6.82%) DevOps
8 3 (6.82%) E-Commerce
8 3 (6.82%) EAI
8 3 (6.82%) UML
9 2 (4.55%) OOP
9 2 (4.55%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 18 (40.91%) PHP
2 16 (36.36%) SQL
3 11 (25.00%) Perl
3 11 (25.00%) Java
4 4 (9.09%) JavaScript
4 4 (9.09%) Ruby
4 4 (9.09%) Bash Shell
5 3 (6.82%) PHP5
6 2 (4.55%) Groovy
6 2 (4.55%) PowerShell
6 2 (4.55%) PL/SQL
6 2 (4.55%) VB
6 2 (4.55%) FoxPro (VFP)
7 1 (2.27%) ANSI SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (13.64%) Degree
2 3 (6.82%) ISEB
3 2 (4.55%) ISEB Practitioner
3 2 (4.55%) ISTQB
3 2 (4.55%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 1 (2.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 4 (9.09%) Squid
1 4 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (6.82%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (4.55%) VirtualBox
3 2 (4.55%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (13.64%) Puppet
2 4 (9.09%) Nagios
2 4 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (4.55%) Hyperic
3 2 (4.55%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (4.55%) Capistrano
3 2 (4.55%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 9 (20.45%) Oracle
2 5 (11.36%) Red Hat
2 5 (11.36%) VMware
3 3 (6.82%) IBM
4 2 (4.55%) HP
4 2 (4.55%) TIBCO
5 1 (2.27%) Zend