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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apache over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache HTTP Server (httpd)
Rank 102 138 112
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -26
Contract jobs citing Apache 62 20 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.67% 0.53% 0.91%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.46% 3.85% 6.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 14 15
Median daily rate £450 £400 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +24.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £326 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £391
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £39.63 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-29.33% +32.08%
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
593 519 421
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 16.01% 13.74% 14.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 366 307 215
Median daily rate £375 £388 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £215 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £439
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 21 31
Median hourly rate £15.00 £21.25 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.41% +41.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.49 £13.85 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £37.00 £30.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.50 £16.49
% change year-on-year
+30.23% +30.38%

Apache
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing Apache as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 24 July 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Apache within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -3 24 £450 +20.00% 7
Lancashire - 16 £450 - 1
Cheshire +10 11 £425 +6.25% 2
Merseyside - 9 £325 - 4
Apache
England

Apache
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Apache also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region with a requirement for Apache.

1 93 (72.09%) Linux
2 64 (49.61%) Java
2 64 (49.61%) Agile Software Development
3 61 (47.29%) Tomcat
4 60 (46.51%) HTTP
4 60 (46.51%) Oracle
5 52 (40.31%) MySQL
6 51 (39.53%) JavaScript
7 48 (37.21%) JBoss
7 48 (37.21%) JSON
8 44 (34.11%) High Availability
9 42 (32.56%) IBM
10 40 (31.01%) Middleware
11 39 (30.23%) XML
11 39 (30.23%) Windows
12 38 (29.46%) Open Source
13 37 (28.68%) Puppet
14 35 (27.13%) SOA
14 35 (27.13%) Unix
15 34 (26.36%) JDBC
15 34 (26.36%) Red Hat
15 34 (26.36%) PostgreSQL
15 34 (26.36%) REST
15 34 (26.36%) Apache Camel
16 32 (24.81%) Microservices
16 32 (24.81%) ActiveMQ
16 32 (24.81%) SOAP
17 26 (20.16%) HTML
18 25 (19.38%) CSS
18 25 (19.38%) Project Management

Apache
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 61 (47.29%) Tomcat
2 48 (37.21%) JBoss
3 20 (15.50%) IIS
4 9 (6.98%) SharePoint
5 8 (6.20%) WebSphere
6 6 (4.65%) WebSphere Application Server
7 5 (3.88%) IBM HTTP Server
7 5 (3.88%) OpenStack
7 5 (3.88%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 5 (3.88%) WebLogic
8 4 (3.10%) SAS
9 3 (2.33%) iPlanet
10 2 (1.55%) FileNet
10 2 (1.55%) GlassFish
10 2 (1.55%) Liferay
10 2 (1.55%) MS Exchange
10 2 (1.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 2 (1.55%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (1.55%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
10 2 (1.55%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 3 (2.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (3.10%) Magento
2 3 (2.33%) Oracle Payables
3 2 (1.55%) BusinessWorks
3 2 (1.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (11.63%) IaaS
2 8 (6.20%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (3.10%) PaaS
3 4 (3.10%) SaaS
4 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 60 (46.51%) HTTP
2 19 (14.73%) HTTPS
3 18 (13.95%) LDAP
4 17 (13.18%) DNS
5 10 (7.75%) Internet
5 10 (7.75%) SSL
6 6 (4.65%) SMTP
7 4 (3.10%) DHCP
7 4 (3.10%) Fibre Channel
7 4 (3.10%) Firewall
7 4 (3.10%) IMAP
7 4 (3.10%) iSCSI
7 4 (3.10%) MRTG
8 3 (2.33%) TCP/IP
9 2 (1.55%) Reverse Proxy
9 2 (1.55%) SAN
10 1 (0.78%) LAN
10 1 (0.78%) Network Security
10 1 (0.78%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (40.31%) MySQL
2 34 (26.36%) PostgreSQL
3 14 (10.85%) Hadoop
4 13 (10.08%) Apache Cassandra
4 13 (10.08%) SQL Server
5 10 (7.75%) DB2
6 5 (3.88%) Oracle Database
7 4 (3.10%) RDBMS
7 4 (3.10%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.55%) JasperReports
8 2 (1.55%) MongoDB
8 2 (1.55%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (1.55%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.78%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 12 (9.30%) JIRA
2 10 (7.75%) Jenkins
3 5 (3.88%) Git (software)
3 5 (3.88%) Introscope
4 4 (3.10%) JUnit
4 4 (3.10%) Selenium
5 3 (2.33%) Cucumber
5 3 (2.33%) Eclipse
5 3 (2.33%) Maven
5 3 (2.33%) Subversion
5 3 (2.33%) Travis CI
6 2 (1.55%) NUnit
6 2 (1.55%) PHPUnit
6 2 (1.55%) SoapUI
6 2 (1.55%) SonarQube
6 2 (1.55%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (1.55%) TeamCity
6 2 (1.55%) TestNG
6 2 (1.55%) Visual Studio
6 2 (1.55%) WebDriver
General
1 24 (18.60%) Banking
2 21 (16.28%) Finance
3 5 (3.88%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (3.10%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.33%) Electronics
5 3 (2.33%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.55%) Marketing
7 1 (0.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 51 (39.53%) Developer
2 27 (20.93%) Java Developer
3 16 (12.40%) Analyst
4 13 (10.08%) Architect
5 11 (8.53%) Business Analyst
5 11 (8.53%) Linux Engineer
5 11 (8.53%) Senior Developer
6 10 (7.75%) Technical Analyst
6 10 (7.75%) Technical Architect
6 10 (7.75%) Unix Engineer
7 9 (6.98%) Senior Analyst
8 8 (6.20%) Digital Architect
8 8 (6.20%) Senior Business Analyst
8 8 (6.20%) Technical Business Analyst
9 7 (5.43%) Administrator
9 7 (5.43%) Digital Technical Architect
10 6 (4.65%) Systems Administrator
10 6 (4.65%) Web Engineer
11 5 (3.88%) Senior Technical Business Analyst
11 5 (3.88%) Web Hosting Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (37.21%) JSON
2 40 (31.01%) Middleware
3 39 (30.23%) XML
4 34 (26.36%) Apache Camel
4 34 (26.36%) JDBC
4 34 (26.36%) REST
5 32 (24.81%) ActiveMQ
5 32 (24.81%) SOAP
6 26 (20.16%) HTML
7 25 (19.38%) CSS
8 22 (17.05%) CSS3
9 21 (16.28%) HTML5
10 20 (15.50%) J2EE
11 17 (13.18%) LAMP
12 14 (10.85%) AngularJS
12 14 (10.85%) SAML
13 13 (10.08%) Spring
14 11 (8.53%) .NET
15 7 (5.43%) JSP
16 6 (4.65%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.85%) Clustering
2 9 (6.98%) PMI
3 4 (3.10%) User Experience
4 3 (2.33%) Mainframe
5 2 (1.55%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.55%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.55%) LPAR
5 2 (1.55%) Public Cloud
5 2 (1.55%) Tandem
6 1 (0.78%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.78%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.78%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (0.78%) iPad
6 1 (0.78%) iSeries
6 1 (0.78%) Life Science
6 1 (0.78%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.78%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.78%) RIA
6 1 (0.78%) Smart Meter
6 1 (0.78%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 93 (72.09%) Linux
2 39 (30.23%) Windows
3 35 (27.13%) Unix
4 16 (12.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 14 (10.85%) AIX
6 12 (9.30%) CentOS
7 7 (5.43%) Solaris
7 7 (5.43%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (4.65%) HPUX
9 5 (3.88%) Debian
10 4 (3.10%) Mac OS
10 4 (3.10%) SUSE
10 4 (3.10%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 4 (3.10%) Ubuntu
11 3 (2.33%) Windows Server
12 1 (0.78%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.78%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (49.61%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (34.11%) High Availability
3 38 (29.46%) Open Source
4 35 (27.13%) SOA
5 32 (24.81%) Microservices
6 25 (19.38%) Project Management
7 20 (15.50%) E-business
8 13 (10.08%) Capacity Management
8 13 (10.08%) ITIL
9 11 (8.53%) Business Analysis
9 11 (8.53%) Extreme Programming
9 11 (8.53%) Front End Development
10 10 (7.75%) Agile Project Management
10 10 (7.75%) OO
10 10 (7.75%) OOA/OOD
10 10 (7.75%) Prototyping
10 10 (7.75%) SDLC
10 10 (7.75%) Service Design
10 10 (7.75%) UML
10 10 (7.75%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 64 (49.61%) Java
2 51 (39.53%) JavaScript
3 24 (18.60%) Bash Shell
3 24 (18.60%) C
3 24 (18.60%) C++
4 22 (17.05%) PHP
5 17 (13.18%) Python
6 14 (10.85%) VB
7 13 (10.08%) Lua
8 11 (8.53%) Shell Script
8 11 (8.53%) SQL
9 8 (6.20%) PowerShell
10 7 (5.43%) Perl
11 4 (3.10%) Korn
12 3 (2.33%) Ruby
13 2 (1.55%) JCL
14 1 (0.78%) AWK
14 1 (0.78%) C#
14 1 (0.78%) Jython
14 1 (0.78%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 23 (17.83%) Security Cleared
2 9 (6.98%) PMI Certification
3 8 (6.20%) BPSS Clearance
4 7 (5.43%) MCITP
4 7 (5.43%) MCTS
4 7 (5.43%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (5.43%) RHCE
5 4 (3.10%) SC Cleared
6 3 (2.33%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.78%) Degree
7 1 (0.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.43%) Disclosure Scotland
2 4 (3.10%) QA
System Software
1 11 (8.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (7.75%) Active Directory
3 7 (5.43%) UAG
4 6 (4.65%) iptables
4 6 (4.65%) Oracle RAC
5 4 (3.10%) Dovecot
5 4 (3.10%) KVM
5 4 (3.10%) Sendmail
5 4 (3.10%) Squid
6 3 (2.33%) Firmware
6 3 (2.33%) vCloud
7 2 (1.55%) BitLocker
7 2 (1.55%) NFS
7 2 (1.55%) Samba
7 2 (1.55%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.78%) Docker
8 1 (0.78%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.78%) Xen
Systems Management
1 37 (28.68%) Puppet
2 16 (12.40%) Tivoli
3 13 (10.08%) Opscode Chef
4 10 (7.75%) Red Hat Satellite
5 7 (5.43%) vRealize
6 6 (4.65%) CA Wily
7 5 (3.88%) Nagios
8 4 (3.10%) BladeLogic
8 4 (3.10%) Cacti
8 4 (3.10%) HAProxy
8 4 (3.10%) OpenNebula
9 2 (1.55%) Ansible
9 2 (1.55%) HP Data Protector
9 2 (1.55%) nmon
9 2 (1.55%) TIBCO Hawk
9 2 (1.55%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 2 (1.55%) yum
10 1 (0.78%) logstash
10 1 (0.78%) SCCM
10 1 (0.78%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 60 (46.51%) Oracle
2 42 (32.56%) IBM
3 34 (26.36%) Red Hat
4 17 (13.18%) VMware
5 15 (11.63%) Microsoft
6 11 (8.53%) SaltStack
7 10 (7.75%) Brocade
8 6 (4.65%) CA
9 3 (2.33%) BMC
9 3 (2.33%) F5
10 2 (1.55%) Citrix
10 2 (1.55%) Ektron
10 2 (1.55%) Endeca
10 2 (1.55%) Genesys
10 2 (1.55%) HP
10 2 (1.55%) hybris
10 2 (1.55%) Informatica
10 2 (1.55%) SAP
10 2 (1.55%) TIBCO
11 1 (0.78%) Perforce