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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache HTTP Server (httpd)
Rank 112 147 89
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -58
Contract jobs citing Apache 44 18 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.24% 0.40% 1.59%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.73% 2.76% 10.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 14 28
Median daily rate £425 £386 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.03% +10.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £521
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.39% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £40.38 £29.75
% change year-on-year
-49.23% +35.73%
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
569 653 499
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 16.05% 14.56% 15.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 370 408 267
Median daily rate £400 £425 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £512 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £389 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.42% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 38 36
Median hourly rate £15.00 £16.84 £16.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.92% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.24 £11.12 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.73 £27.50 £35.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +25.71%

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 29 September 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 29 September 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 +8 19 £425 +9.67% 15
Cheshire +20 12 £469 +17.92%
Lancashire +23 9 £448 +9.61%
Merseyside +8 5 £375 - 4
Apache
England

Apache
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 82 (73.21%) Linux
2 66 (58.93%) Agile Software Development
3 62 (55.36%) Java
4 58 (51.79%) HTTP
5 54 (48.21%) Oracle
6 51 (45.54%) Tomcat
6 51 (45.54%) Open Source
7 46 (41.07%) MySQL
8 45 (40.18%) JBoss
9 44 (39.29%) JSON
10 41 (36.61%) JavaScript
11 40 (35.71%) Puppet
12 35 (31.25%) Middleware
13 34 (30.36%) IBM
13 34 (30.36%) Microservices
14 33 (29.46%) Windows
15 30 (26.79%) XML
15 30 (26.79%) SOA
15 30 (26.79%) PostgreSQL
15 30 (26.79%) REST
16 29 (25.89%) High Availability
16 29 (25.89%) Apache Camel
16 29 (25.89%) JDBC
17 28 (25.00%) SOAP
17 28 (25.00%) Unix
17 28 (25.00%) Project Management
18 27 (24.11%) ActiveMQ
18 27 (24.11%) Bash Shell
19 25 (22.32%) Security Cleared
20 23 (20.54%) Red Hat

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 51 (45.54%) Tomcat
2 45 (40.18%) JBoss
3 17 (15.18%) IIS
4 10 (8.93%) WebSphere
5 7 (6.25%) WebSphere Application Server
6 6 (5.36%) OpenStack
6 6 (5.36%) SharePoint
7 5 (4.46%) nginx
7 5 (4.46%) SAS
8 3 (2.68%) Jetty
8 3 (2.68%) WebLogic
9 2 (1.79%) Apache Spark
9 2 (1.79%) GlassFish
9 2 (1.79%) IBM HTTP Server
9 2 (1.79%) Liferay
9 2 (1.79%) Mongrel
9 2 (1.79%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 2 (1.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 2 (1.79%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
9 2 (1.79%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 1 (0.89%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.89%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.68%) Oracle Payables
1 3 (2.68%) SAP BPC
2 2 (1.79%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.89%) Magento
3 1 (0.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 18 (16.07%) IaaS
2 10 (8.93%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.68%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (2.68%) SaaS
4 2 (1.79%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.79%) GitHub
4 2 (1.79%) Google App Engine
4 2 (1.79%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 58 (51.79%) HTTP
2 22 (19.64%) LDAP
3 18 (16.07%) DNS
4 14 (12.50%) HTTPS
5 13 (11.61%) SSL
6 8 (7.14%) Internet
7 7 (6.25%) DHCP
8 5 (4.46%) Fibre Channel
8 5 (4.46%) Firewall
8 5 (4.46%) IMAP
8 5 (4.46%) iSCSI
8 5 (4.46%) MRTG
8 5 (4.46%) SMTP
9 4 (3.57%) TCP/IP
10 3 (2.68%) FTP
11 2 (1.79%) IPsec
11 2 (1.79%) VPN
12 1 (0.89%) DMZ
12 1 (0.89%) LAN
12 1 (0.89%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (41.07%) MySQL
2 30 (26.79%) PostgreSQL
3 15 (13.39%) Hadoop
4 14 (12.50%) Apache Cassandra
5 7 (6.25%) SQL Server
6 6 (5.36%) Relational Database
7 4 (3.57%) Oracle Database
7 4 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (2.68%) MongoDB
8 3 (2.68%) NoSQL
8 3 (2.68%) SQL Server 2014
8 3 (2.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (1.79%) Amazon Redshift
9 2 (1.79%) Data Mining
9 2 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.79%) JasperReports
9 2 (1.79%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.89%) Oracle Database 12c
10 1 (0.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 17 (15.18%) JIRA
2 14 (12.50%) Jenkins
3 4 (3.57%) Selenium
4 3 (2.68%) Git (software)
4 3 (2.68%) Maven
4 3 (2.68%) SonarQube
4 3 (2.68%) Sonatype Nexus
4 3 (2.68%) Talend Open Studio
5 2 (1.79%) Eclipse
5 2 (1.79%) Gradle
5 2 (1.79%) Introscope
5 2 (1.79%) SoapUI
5 2 (1.79%) TeamCity
5 2 (1.79%) Travis CI
6 1 (0.89%) Artifactory
6 1 (0.89%) Bugzilla
6 1 (0.89%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.89%) Mercurial
6 1 (0.89%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.89%) WebDriver
General
1 19 (16.96%) Banking
1 19 (16.96%) Finance
2 4 (3.57%) Marketing
3 3 (2.68%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.79%) Aerospace
4 2 (1.79%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.89%) Electronics
5 1 (0.89%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 43 (38.39%) Developer
2 22 (19.64%) Java Developer
3 19 (16.96%) Analyst
4 17 (15.18%) Business Analyst
5 13 (11.61%) Senior Analyst
6 12 (10.71%) Architect
6 12 (10.71%) Senior Business Analyst
7 10 (8.93%) Linux Engineer
7 10 (8.93%) Senior Developer
8 9 (8.04%) Technical Architect
9 8 (7.14%) Digital Architect
9 8 (7.14%) Technical Analyst
9 8 (7.14%) Technical Business Analyst
10 7 (6.25%) Administrator
10 7 (6.25%) Digital Technical Architect
11 6 (5.36%) DevOps Engineer
12 5 (4.46%) Project Engineer
12 5 (4.46%) Senior Technical Analyst
12 5 (4.46%) Web Engineer
12 5 (4.46%) Web Hosting Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (39.29%) JSON
2 35 (31.25%) Middleware
3 30 (26.79%) REST
3 30 (26.79%) XML
4 29 (25.89%) Apache Camel
4 29 (25.89%) JDBC
5 28 (25.00%) SOAP
6 27 (24.11%) ActiveMQ
7 17 (15.18%) HTML
8 16 (14.29%) AngularJS
8 16 (14.29%) CSS
8 16 (14.29%) J2EE
8 16 (14.29%) LAMP
8 16 (14.29%) Spring
9 15 (13.39%) CSS3
9 15 (13.39%) HTML5
10 14 (12.50%) SAML
11 10 (8.93%) .NET
12 7 (6.25%) JSP
13 6 (5.36%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.04%) PMI
2 5 (4.46%) Clustering
3 3 (2.68%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.68%) User Experience
4 2 (1.79%) LPAR
5 1 (0.89%) BBC
5 1 (0.89%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.89%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.89%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.89%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.89%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.89%) Oracle Licensing
5 1 (0.89%) RIA
5 1 (0.89%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 82 (73.21%) Linux
2 33 (29.46%) Windows
3 28 (25.00%) Unix
4 14 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (8.93%) CentOS
5 10 (8.93%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (6.25%) AIX
6 7 (6.25%) Solaris
7 6 (5.36%) Ubuntu
8 5 (4.46%) Debian
8 5 (4.46%) HPUX
9 3 (2.68%) SUSE
9 3 (2.68%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 3 (2.68%) Windows Server
10 1 (0.89%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.89%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (58.93%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (45.54%) Open Source
3 34 (30.36%) Microservices
4 30 (26.79%) SOA
5 29 (25.89%) High Availability
6 28 (25.00%) Project Management
7 16 (14.29%) Agile Project Management
7 16 (14.29%) Business Analysis
7 16 (14.29%) OO
7 16 (14.29%) OOA/OOD
7 16 (14.29%) Use Case
8 15 (13.39%) Service Design
8 15 (13.39%) UML
8 15 (13.39%) Waterfall
9 14 (12.50%) E-business
10 13 (11.61%) ITIL
11 11 (9.82%) Extreme Programming
11 11 (9.82%) Front End Development
12 10 (8.93%) Capacity Management
12 10 (8.93%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 62 (55.36%) Java
2 41 (36.61%) JavaScript
3 27 (24.11%) Bash Shell
4 23 (20.54%) Python
5 22 (19.64%) PHP
6 19 (16.96%) C
7 18 (16.07%) C++
8 13 (11.61%) Lua
8 13 (11.61%) Shell Script
8 13 (11.61%) VB
9 8 (7.14%) Perl
10 6 (5.36%) SQL
11 5 (4.46%) Jython
11 5 (4.46%) Korn
12 4 (3.57%) PowerShell
13 2 (1.79%) Ruby
14 1 (0.89%) PHP 5
14 1 (0.89%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.89%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.89%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 25 (22.32%) Security Cleared
2 9 (8.04%) BPSS Clearance
2 9 (8.04%) PMI Certification
3 8 (7.14%) SC Cleared
4 7 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (5.36%) MCITP
5 6 (5.36%) MCTS
5 6 (5.36%) RHCE
6 1 (0.89%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.89%) CESG Certified Professional
6 1 (0.89%) CISSP
6 1 (0.89%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (0.89%) Degree
6 1 (0.89%) MCSE
6 1 (0.89%) SANS
6 1 (0.89%) SSCP
6 1 (0.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.14%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (1.79%) QA
System Software
1 13 (11.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (6.25%) iptables
3 6 (5.36%) Active Directory
3 6 (5.36%) UAG
4 5 (4.46%) Dovecot
4 5 (4.46%) KVM
4 5 (4.46%) Sendmail
4 5 (4.46%) Squid
5 3 (2.68%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (2.68%) vCloud
6 2 (1.79%) Docker
6 2 (1.79%) Firmware
6 2 (1.79%) NFS
6 2 (1.79%) Samba
6 2 (1.79%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (1.79%) Xen
7 1 (0.89%) Ceph
7 1 (0.89%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 40 (35.71%) Puppet
2 20 (17.86%) Opscode Chef
3 16 (14.29%) Tivoli
4 9 (8.04%) Red Hat Satellite
5 6 (5.36%) HAProxy
6 5 (4.46%) CA Wily
6 5 (4.46%) Cacti
6 5 (4.46%) Nagios
6 5 (4.46%) OpenNebula
7 3 (2.68%) BladeLogic
8 2 (1.79%) HP Data Protector
8 2 (1.79%) nmon
8 2 (1.79%) TIBCO Hawk
8 2 (1.79%) vRealize
8 2 (1.79%) yum
9 1 (0.89%) Ansible
9 1 (0.89%) CFEngine
9 1 (0.89%) Kibana
9 1 (0.89%) logstash
9 1 (0.89%) Salt
Vendors
1 54 (48.21%) Oracle
2 34 (30.36%) IBM
3 23 (20.54%) Red Hat
4 16 (14.29%) SaltStack
4 16 (14.29%) VMware
5 15 (13.39%) Microsoft
6 9 (8.04%) Brocade
7 5 (4.46%) CA
8 4 (3.57%) SAP
9 3 (2.68%) F5
9 3 (2.68%) Google
9 3 (2.68%) Sun
9 3 (2.68%) Talend
10 2 (1.79%) Endeca
10 2 (1.79%) HP
10 2 (1.79%) Tableau
10 2 (1.79%) TIBCO
11 1 (0.89%) Apple
11 1 (0.89%) hybris
11 1 (0.89%) Zend
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