The table below looks at the statistics 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 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache HTTP Server (httpd)
Rank 28 25 24
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Contract jobs citing Apache 1 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 0.66% 1.09% 0.51%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.56% 6.25% 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Average daily rate £350 £270 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.62% -25.51%
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £29.65
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +34.90%
Apache
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Middlesex region.

Application Platforms Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
18 32 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 11.92% 17.39% 10.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 23 12
Average daily rate £500 £350 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £266 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Average hourly rate - £12.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -24.24%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

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 5 February 2016, 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
2 3 (75.00%) JBoss
2 3 (75.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (50.00%) LDAP
3 2 (50.00%) Migration
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) Clustering
3 2 (50.00%) Perl
4 1 (25.00%) J2EE
4 1 (25.00%) WebLogic
4 1 (25.00%) Unix
4 1 (25.00%) Windows
4 1 (25.00%) Python
4 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (25.00%) Middleware
4 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (25.00%) Java
4 1 (25.00%) Ruby
4 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
4 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (25.00%) F5
4 1 (25.00%) High Availability
4 1 (25.00%) Change Control
4 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM

Apache
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 3 (75.00%) JBoss
1 3 (75.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (25.00%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) LDAP
2 1 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 1 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Migration Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Java Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Middleware Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) J2EE
1 1 (25.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Unix
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Change Control
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) High Availability
2 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (25.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) Ruby
2 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) iptables
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) F5