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 28 May 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache HTTP Server (httpd)
Rank 66 76 48
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -28
Contract jobs citing Apache 24 10 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.58% 0.77% 2.74%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.80% 4.81% 13.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 5 11
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£355 £315 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.69% +26.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £284 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £325 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.27 £36.00 £28.75
% change year-on-year
-13.13% +25.21%
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
245 208 200
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 16.14% 16.01% 21.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 107 92
Average daily rate £365 £330 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.60% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £263 £162
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 12 23
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.95 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £37.49 £35.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+18.73% -10.52%

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 28 May 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 28 May 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
Salford - 3 £363 -
Stockport -2 2 £335 +17.54% 4
Apache
North West

Apache
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 25 (45.45%) Linux
2 24 (43.64%) MySQL
3 22 (40.00%) PHP
4 20 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (30.91%) RESTful
6 16 (29.09%) TDD
7 15 (27.27%) SQL
7 15 (27.27%) Windows
8 14 (25.45%) Web Services
8 14 (25.45%) Microsoft
8 14 (25.45%) MVC
9 13 (23.64%) LAMP
9 13 (23.64%) SSL
9 13 (23.64%) Tomcat
10 12 (21.82%) OO
10 12 (21.82%) IIS
11 11 (20.00%) VPN
11 11 (20.00%) Citrix
11 11 (20.00%) CheckPoint
11 11 (20.00%) Firewall
11 11 (20.00%) Information Security
11 11 (20.00%) Software Engineering
12 10 (18.18%) nginx
13 9 (16.36%) Perl
14 8 (14.55%) HTML
14 8 (14.55%) CSS
14 8 (14.55%) Ruby
14 8 (14.55%) Web Development
14 8 (14.55%) Zope
14 8 (14.55%) Git (software)

Apache
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 13 (23.64%) Tomcat
2 12 (21.82%) IIS
3 10 (18.18%) nginx
4 8 (14.55%) Zope
5 7 (12.73%) IBM Notes
6 4 (7.27%) JBoss
6 4 (7.27%) CMS
7 2 (3.64%) WebLogic Integration
7 2 (3.64%) WebLogic
7 2 (3.64%) Liferay
7 2 (3.64%) Apache Solr
7 2 (3.64%) Apache ServiceMix
7 2 (3.64%) Orchard CMS
8 1 (1.82%) Jetty
8 1 (1.82%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (3.64%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (14.55%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.64%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (3.64%) Amazon S3
2 2 (3.64%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (1.82%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (23.64%) SSL
2 11 (20.00%) VPN
2 11 (20.00%) Firewall
3 8 (14.55%) Network Security
4 7 (12.73%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (10.91%) SMTP
6 3 (5.45%) FTP
6 3 (5.45%) HTTP
6 3 (5.45%) DNS
7 2 (3.64%) Internet
7 2 (3.64%) Extranet
7 2 (3.64%) SNMP
7 2 (3.64%) SSH
8 1 (1.82%) IPsec
8 1 (1.82%) DHCP
8 1 (1.82%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (43.64%) MySQL
2 6 (10.91%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.91%) NoSQL
3 4 (7.27%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (7.27%) CouchDB
3 4 (7.27%) SimpleDB
4 2 (3.64%) RDBMS
4 2 (3.64%) MS Access
4 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (3.64%) MongoDB
4 2 (3.64%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.64%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.64%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.64%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 8 (14.55%) Git (software)
1 8 (14.55%) Jenkins
2 5 (9.09%) Hudson
2 5 (9.09%) Selenium
2 5 (9.09%) TeamCity
3 2 (3.64%) Visual Studio
3 2 (3.64%) RSpec
4 1 (1.82%) PHPUnit
4 1 (1.82%) Subversion
4 1 (1.82%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (1.82%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (41.82%) Developer
2 14 (25.45%) PHP Developer
3 8 (14.55%) Security Engineer
4 7 (12.73%) Network Engineer
4 7 (12.73%) Network Security Engineer
5 5 (9.09%) Perl Developer
5 5 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (7.27%) Software Developer
6 4 (7.27%) Administrator
6 4 (7.27%) Software Engineer
6 4 (7.27%) Web Developer
6 4 (7.27%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 4 (7.27%) Linux Administrator
6 4 (7.27%) PHP Web Developer
7 3 (5.45%) Perl Software Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) DevOps Engineer
8 2 (3.64%) Tester
8 2 (3.64%) Analyst
8 2 (3.64%) Senior Developer
8 2 (3.64%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (30.91%) RESTful
2 14 (25.45%) Web Services
3 13 (23.64%) LAMP
4 8 (14.55%) HTML
4 8 (14.55%) CSS
4 8 (14.55%) Django
4 8 (14.55%) Mason
4 8 (14.55%) Catalyst
5 7 (12.73%) jQuery
5 7 (12.73%) Memcached
6 6 (10.91%) XML
7 5 (9.09%) Laravel
7 5 (9.09%) CodeIgniter
7 5 (9.09%) .NET
8 4 (7.27%) Ruby on Rails
8 4 (7.27%) Symfony
9 3 (5.45%) PHP-FPM
9 3 (5.45%) Doctrine
9 3 (5.45%) Spring
10 2 (3.64%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.27%) Computer Science
2 3 (5.45%) Digital Media
2 3 (5.45%) Video on Demand
2 3 (5.45%) N-Tier
3 2 (3.64%) NHS
3 2 (3.64%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.64%) Life Science
3 2 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.64%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.64%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.82%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 25 (45.45%) Linux
2 15 (27.27%) Windows
3 7 (12.73%) CentOS
4 5 (9.09%) UNIX
5 3 (5.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (3.64%) HPUX
6 2 (3.64%) SUSE
7 1 (1.82%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.82%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (29.09%) TDD
3 14 (25.45%) MVC
4 12 (21.82%) OO
5 11 (20.00%) Information Security
5 11 (20.00%) Software Engineering
6 8 (14.55%) Web Development
7 7 (12.73%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (12.73%) Unit Testing
8 6 (10.91%) SOA
8 6 (10.91%) BDD
9 5 (9.09%) DevOps
9 5 (9.09%) Scrum
9 5 (9.09%) OOP
10 4 (7.27%) Open Source
10 4 (7.27%) Load Balancing
10 4 (7.27%) System Testing
10 4 (7.27%) MapReduce
10 4 (7.27%) SDLC
11 3 (5.45%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (40.00%) PHP
2 15 (27.27%) SQL
3 9 (16.36%) Perl
4 8 (14.55%) Ruby
5 6 (10.91%) Java
6 5 (9.09%) JavaScript
7 4 (7.27%) Bash Shell
7 4 (7.27%) PHP5
8 2 (3.64%) FoxPro (VFP)
8 2 (3.64%) Python
8 2 (3.64%) C#
8 2 (3.64%) T-SQL
8 2 (3.64%) VB
8 2 (3.64%) PL/SQL
8 2 (3.64%) PowerShell
8 2 (3.64%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 8 (14.55%) Degree
2 3 (5.45%) ISACA
2 3 (5.45%) CISMP
2 3 (5.45%) CISSP
3 2 (3.64%) ISEB
3 2 (3.64%) ISTQB
3 2 (3.64%) ISEB Practitioner
3 2 (3.64%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 1 (1.82%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.91%) QA
System Software
1 4 (7.27%) ISA Server
1 4 (7.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.64%) Squid
2 2 (3.64%) VirtualBox
2 2 (3.64%) Docker
3 1 (1.82%) Xen
Systems Management
1 8 (14.55%) Puppet
2 7 (12.73%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (9.09%) Nagios
4 4 (7.27%) MIMEsweeper
5 2 (3.64%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (3.64%) Capistrano
5 2 (3.64%) Cacti
5 2 (3.64%) Vagrant
5 2 (3.64%) Hyperic
6 1 (1.82%) Ansible
Vendors
1 14 (25.45%) Microsoft
2 11 (20.00%) Citrix
2 11 (20.00%) CheckPoint
3 7 (12.73%) Clearswift
3 7 (12.73%) Lotus
3 7 (12.73%) Cisco
4 6 (10.91%) Red Hat
4 6 (10.91%) Oracle
4 6 (10.91%) VMware
5 4 (7.27%) SurfControl
6 2 (3.64%) IBM
6 2 (3.64%) HP
6 2 (3.64%) TIBCO
6 2 (3.64%) Zend
6 2 (3.64%) Percona