The first table below looks at the demand for Apache skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apache over the 3 months to 18 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 Middlesex 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache HTTP Server
Rank 26 21 28
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +7
Contract jobs citing Apache 3 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 1.19% 2.01% 2.06%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.38% 16.67% 15.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 7
Average daily rate £400 £360 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
- +25.00%
Application Platforms Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
32 24 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 12.70% 12.06% 13.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 11 22
Average daily rate £380 £380 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £351 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £454 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £16.00 £19.52
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -18.03%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
Apache
South East

Apache
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

Apache Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Apache
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Apache Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

Apache
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Apache Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

Apache
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) CISM
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) SAP Web AS
2 2 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
2 2 (50.00%) Information Security
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) SAP
2 2 (50.00%) UNIX
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) CISSP
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (50.00%) CentOS
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Varnish
3 1 (25.00%) Puppet
3 1 (25.00%) Route 53
3 1 (25.00%) HSRP
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (25.00%) HAProxy
3 1 (25.00%) Ansible
3 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (25.00%) ZABBIX

Apache
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 2 (50.00%) SAP Web AS
2 1 (25.00%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (25.00%) Route 53
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) HSRP
3 1 (25.00%) VLAN
3 1 (25.00%) Network Security
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (25.00%) OSPF
3 1 (25.00%) BGP
3 1 (25.00%) VRRP
3 1 (25.00%) Wireless
3 1 (25.00%) IPsec
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Cisco Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Web Team Leader
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Network Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Team Leader
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) JSON
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Open Source
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) UNIX
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) CentOS
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Ubuntu
3 1 (25.00%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
1 2 (50.00%) Information Security
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (25.00%) Perl
1 1 (25.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CISM
1 2 (50.00%) CISSP
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (25.00%) CCNP
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Varnish
1 1 (25.00%) Squid
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Puppet
1 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (25.00%) HAProxy
1 1 (25.00%) Ansible
1 1 (25.00%) ZABBIX
1 1 (25.00%) Cacti
1 1 (25.00%) Munin
1 1 (25.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
1 2 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco