The table below looks at the statistics for Apache skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apache over the 3 months to 14 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache HTTP Server (httpd)
Rank 99 116 112
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -4
Contract jobs citing Apache 58 29 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.52% 0.89% 0.83%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.40% 5.25% 5.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 20 12
Average daily rate £413 £318 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.92% -12.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £459 £327 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £373 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.69% +6.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £29.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £39.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.66% +13.57%
Apache
England

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

Application Platforms Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
617 552 428
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 16.18% 16.95% 15.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 369 297 210
Average daily rate £375 £366 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.38% +12.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £468
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 26 29
Average hourly rate £25.00 £20.25 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.45% -23.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.15 £10.70 £13.67
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £49.50 £40.57
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

Apache
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Apache Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Apache
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Apache Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Apache
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Apache across the North West region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

Apache Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Apache
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Apache Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Apache
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Apache within the North West region over the 3 months to 14 February 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
Manchester -9 37 £400 +25.98% 12
Cheshire +8 16 £425 +112.50% 1
Lancashire -2 3 - -
Merseyside - 2 £425 -
Apache
England

Apache
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 49 (58.33%) Linux
2 36 (42.86%) Java
3 32 (38.10%) Windows
4 29 (34.52%) HTTP
5 28 (33.33%) Unix
6 26 (30.95%) Perl
7 25 (29.76%) JBoss
8 24 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
9 22 (26.19%) Jenkins
10 21 (25.00%) Bash Shell
11 20 (23.81%) SSL
12 19 (22.62%) Git (software)
12 19 (22.62%) WebSphere
13 18 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
13 18 (21.43%) JavaScript
13 18 (21.43%) LAPP Stack
14 17 (20.24%) Oracle
15 16 (19.05%) HTML
15 16 (19.05%) Tomcat
16 15 (17.86%) MySQL
16 15 (17.86%) WebSphere Application Server
16 15 (17.86%) CSS
16 15 (17.86%) Maven
17 14 (16.67%) Middleware
17 14 (16.67%) PHP
18 13 (15.48%) J2EE
18 13 (15.48%) AWK
18 13 (15.48%) Jython
18 13 (15.48%) Agile Software Development
18 13 (15.48%) Apache Camel

Apache
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 25 (29.76%) JBoss
2 19 (22.62%) WebSphere
3 16 (19.05%) Tomcat
4 15 (17.86%) WebSphere Application Server
5 10 (11.90%) IIS
6 9 (10.71%) nginx
7 8 (9.52%) WebLogic
8 7 (8.33%) SharePoint
9 6 (7.14%) IBM HTTP Server
9 6 (7.14%) iPlanet
9 6 (7.14%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 5 (5.95%) OpenStack
10 5 (5.95%) SharePoint 2010
11 4 (4.76%) SAS
12 2 (2.38%) Jetty
12 2 (2.38%) Node.js
12 2 (2.38%) Tuxedo
13 1 (1.19%) Apache Spark
13 1 (1.19%) Drupal
13 1 (1.19%) MQSeries
Applications
1 1 (1.19%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.19%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 10 (11.90%) PaaS
2 5 (5.95%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (2.38%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (2.38%) Google App Engine
4 2 (2.38%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.19%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 29 (34.52%) HTTP
2 20 (23.81%) SSL
3 12 (14.29%) SMTP
4 11 (13.10%) DNS
5 10 (11.90%) DHCP
6 9 (10.71%) Internet
7 8 (9.52%) TCP/IP
8 5 (5.95%) SAN
9 4 (4.76%) Fibre Channel
9 4 (4.76%) IMAP
9 4 (4.76%) iSCSI
9 4 (4.76%) MRTG
10 3 (3.57%) FTP
10 3 (3.57%) LDAP
10 3 (3.57%) Network Security
10 3 (3.57%) Reverse Proxy
11 2 (2.38%) HTTPS
11 2 (2.38%) IPsec
11 2 (2.38%) LAN
11 2 (2.38%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
2 15 (17.86%) MySQL
3 8 (9.52%) SQL Server
4 7 (8.33%) MongoDB
5 5 (5.95%) Relational Database
5 5 (5.95%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (4.76%) SQLite
7 3 (3.57%) Oracle Database
7 3 (3.57%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.19%) DB2
8 1 (1.19%) Hadoop
8 1 (1.19%) Impala
8 1 (1.19%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.19%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 22 (26.19%) Jenkins
2 19 (22.62%) Git (software)
3 15 (17.86%) Maven
4 10 (11.90%) Eclipse
4 10 (11.90%) Subversion
5 7 (8.33%) JUnit
6 6 (7.14%) Ant
6 6 (7.14%) Introscope
6 6 (7.14%) Selenium
7 5 (5.95%) NUnit
7 5 (5.95%) PHPUnit
7 5 (5.95%) Visual Studio
8 4 (4.76%) Gradle
9 2 (2.38%) RSpec
9 2 (2.38%) WebDriver
10 1 (1.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (1.19%) Cucumber
10 1 (1.19%) IntelliJ
10 1 (1.19%) JIRA
10 1 (1.19%) TestNG
General
1 10 (11.90%) Banking
2 7 (8.33%) Finance
3 4 (4.76%) Electronics
4 1 (1.19%) Games
Job Titles
1 25 (29.76%) Developer
2 15 (17.86%) Analyst
3 14 (16.67%) Technical Analyst
4 12 (14.29%) Java Developer
5 6 (7.14%) Consultant
5 6 (7.14%) Digital Analyst
6 5 (5.95%) Designer
6 5 (5.95%) PHP Developer
6 5 (5.95%) WebSphere Consultant
7 4 (4.76%) Administrator
7 4 (4.76%) Delivery Manager
7 4 (4.76%) Digital Developer
7 4 (4.76%) Linux Engineer
7 4 (4.76%) Senior Developer
7 4 (4.76%) Software Engineer
7 4 (4.76%) Technical Delivery Manager
7 4 (4.76%) Technical Manager
7 4 (4.76%) WebSphere Administrator
8 3 (3.57%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 3 (3.57%) SIEM Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (21.43%) LAPP Stack
2 16 (19.05%) HTML
3 15 (17.86%) CSS
4 14 (16.67%) Middleware
5 13 (15.48%) Apache Camel
5 13 (15.48%) J2EE
6 12 (14.29%) OSGi
7 11 (13.10%) LAMP
7 11 (13.10%) XML
8 9 (10.71%) jQuery
9 8 (9.52%) CSS3
10 7 (8.33%) .NET
10 7 (8.33%) Spring
10 7 (8.33%) Web Services
11 6 (7.14%) Ruby on Rails
11 6 (7.14%) WebSphere MQ
12 5 (5.95%) ASP.NET
12 5 (5.95%) CAML
12 5 (5.95%) Hibernate
13 4 (4.76%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.90%) Clustering
2 7 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.76%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.76%) Mobile App
4 3 (3.57%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.38%) HACMP
5 2 (2.38%) User Experience
6 1 (1.19%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.19%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (1.19%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 49 (58.33%) Linux
2 32 (38.10%) Windows
3 28 (33.33%) Unix
4 7 (8.33%) CentOS
5 6 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (5.95%) AIX
6 5 (5.95%) Mac OS X
6 5 (5.95%) Windows Server
6 5 (5.95%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (4.76%) Debian
7 4 (4.76%) Ubuntu
8 3 (3.57%) Mac OS
8 3 (3.57%) Solaris
9 2 (2.38%) openSUSE
9 2 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (1.19%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
2 13 (15.48%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (13.10%) TDD
4 10 (11.90%) ITIL
5 7 (8.33%) Automated Testing
5 7 (8.33%) Configuration Management
6 6 (7.14%) Open Source
6 6 (7.14%) Web Development
7 4 (4.76%) BDD
7 4 (4.76%) Data Management
7 4 (4.76%) Mobile Application Development
7 4 (4.76%) Responsive Web Design
7 4 (4.76%) Software Engineering
7 4 (4.76%) SOLID
7 4 (4.76%) Web Design
8 3 (3.57%) DevOps
8 3 (3.57%) Front End Development
8 3 (3.57%) Kalman Filter
8 3 (3.57%) Patch Management
8 3 (3.57%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 36 (42.86%) Java
2 26 (30.95%) Perl
3 21 (25.00%) Bash Shell
4 18 (21.43%) JavaScript
5 14 (16.67%) PHP
6 13 (15.48%) AWK
6 13 (15.48%) Jython
7 10 (11.90%) C++
7 10 (11.90%) Python
8 9 (10.71%) C
9 8 (9.52%) Korn
9 8 (9.52%) Shell Script
10 6 (7.14%) PowerShell
10 6 (7.14%) Ruby
10 6 (7.14%) VB
11 5 (5.95%) C#
11 5 (5.95%) FQL
11 5 (5.95%) SQL
11 5 (5.95%) VBScript
12 4 (4.76%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.76%) BPSS Clearance
2 4 (4.76%) Degree
3 1 (1.19%) BC Cleared
3 1 (1.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.38%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.19%) QA
System Software
1 9 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (9.52%) Oracle RAC
3 7 (8.33%) Active Directory
4 5 (5.95%) BitLocker
5 4 (4.76%) Dovecot
5 4 (4.76%) iptables
5 4 (4.76%) KVM
5 4 (4.76%) Sendmail
5 4 (4.76%) Squid
6 3 (3.57%) vCloud
7 2 (2.38%) GPFS
7 2 (2.38%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 2 (2.38%) Veritas File System
7 2 (2.38%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 2 (2.38%) Xen
8 1 (1.19%) Apache Flume
8 1 (1.19%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 11 (13.10%) Puppet
2 7 (8.33%) Nagios
3 6 (7.14%) CA Wily
3 6 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (4.76%) Ansible
4 4 (4.76%) Cacti
4 4 (4.76%) HAProxy
4 4 (4.76%) OpenNebula
5 3 (3.57%) logstash
5 3 (3.57%) ZABBIX
6 2 (2.38%) Capistrano
6 2 (2.38%) Oracle ZFS
6 2 (2.38%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 1 (1.19%) SCCM
7 1 (1.19%) Tivoli
7 1 (1.19%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (1.19%) vMotion
7 1 (1.19%) vRealize
Vendors
1 17 (20.24%) Oracle
2 12 (14.29%) IBM
2 12 (14.29%) VMware
3 9 (10.71%) Red Hat
4 6 (7.14%) CA
5 5 (5.95%) Sun
6 4 (4.76%) Perforce
7 3 (3.57%) AlienVault
7 3 (3.57%) Microsoft
7 3 (3.57%) Splunk
8 2 (2.38%) EMC
8 2 (2.38%) Google
8 2 (2.38%) NetApp
8 2 (2.38%) SolarWinds
8 2 (2.38%) Symantec
8 2 (2.38%) Veritas
9 1 (1.19%) Atlassian
9 1 (1.19%) Cisco
9 1 (1.19%) Infoblox
9 1 (1.19%) Zend
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