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 21 November 2014 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache HTTP Server
Rank 110 107 117
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +10
Contract jobs citing Apache 26 24 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.82% 0.87% 0.56%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.17% 5.02% 3.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 4 8
Average daily rate
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£375 £291 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.75% -19.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £277 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £546 £405 £387
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £340
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +10.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.50 £24.50
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +32.65%
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
503 478 552
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 15.79% 17.31% 18.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 282 232 291
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £190 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 54 34
Average hourly rate £16.00 £19.02 £18.84
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.85% +0.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.30 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.50 £36.07 £25.49
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

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 21 November 2014.

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 21 November 2014. 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
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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
Lancashire -18 10 £517 +14.77% 2
Manchester -8 7 £350 +23.89% 8
Cheshire +5 5 £298 -0.83% 7
Merseyside -6 1 - - 4
Cumbria - - - - 1
Apache
England

Apache
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 44 (69.84%) Linux
2 28 (44.44%) Tomcat
3 24 (38.10%) JavaScript
3 24 (38.10%) HP
4 22 (34.92%) HTML
4 22 (34.92%) CSS
5 20 (31.75%) Java
6 17 (26.98%) Analytical Skills
7 16 (25.40%) PHP
7 16 (25.40%) Windows
7 16 (25.40%) WebSphere
8 15 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
8 15 (23.81%) Perl
8 15 (23.81%) MySQL
8 15 (23.81%) Oracle
8 15 (23.81%) Configuration Management
9 14 (22.22%) HTTP
9 14 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (22.22%) nginx
10 13 (20.63%) Web Development
10 13 (20.63%) FTP
10 13 (20.63%) Microsoft
10 13 (20.63%) .NET
10 13 (20.63%) Sun
10 13 (20.63%) Red Hat
11 12 (19.05%) HPUX
11 12 (19.05%) SQL Server
11 12 (19.05%) WebLogic
11 12 (19.05%) RDBMS
11 12 (19.05%) SOA

Apache
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 28 (44.44%) Tomcat
2 16 (25.40%) WebSphere
3 14 (22.22%) nginx
4 12 (19.05%) WebLogic
5 11 (17.46%) IIS
5 11 (17.46%) Jetty
6 10 (15.87%) CMS
7 8 (12.70%) JBoss
8 7 (11.11%) WebLogic Integration
9 5 (7.94%) Drupal
10 3 (4.76%) Apache Spark
10 3 (4.76%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 3 (4.76%) Apache Solr
10 3 (4.76%) Orchard CMS
11 2 (3.17%) OpenStack
11 2 (3.17%) Oracle Coherence
11 2 (3.17%) WebSphere Application Server
11 2 (3.17%) IBM HTTP Server
12 1 (1.59%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (6.35%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (4.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.17%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.52%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (6.35%) Google App Engine
2 4 (6.35%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (6.35%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (4.76%) SaaS
4 2 (3.17%) PaaS
4 2 (3.17%) Route 53
4 2 (3.17%) Amazon ELB
4 2 (3.17%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (3.17%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 14 (22.22%) HTTP
2 13 (20.63%) FTP
3 10 (15.87%) TCP/IP
4 8 (12.70%) DNS
4 8 (12.70%) SSL
4 8 (12.70%) DHCP
5 4 (6.35%) SAN
5 4 (6.35%) IPsec
6 2 (3.17%) AMQP
6 2 (3.17%) MQTT
6 2 (3.17%) Firewall
6 2 (3.17%) LDAP
7 1 (1.59%) LAN
7 1 (1.59%) WAN
7 1 (1.59%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (23.81%) MySQL
2 12 (19.05%) SQL Server
2 12 (19.05%) RDBMS
2 12 (19.05%) Relational Database
3 8 (12.70%) Oracle Database
4 7 (11.11%) MS Access
5 3 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (4.76%) RavenDB
6 2 (3.17%) Big Data
6 2 (3.17%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.59%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.59%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.59%) MariaDB
7 1 (1.59%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (19.05%) Jenkins
2 6 (9.52%) Git (software)
3 4 (6.35%) Maven
4 3 (4.76%) Visual Studio
5 2 (3.17%) Introscope
5 2 (3.17%) JUnit
5 2 (3.17%) Cucumber
5 2 (3.17%) Hudson
6 1 (1.59%) RSpec
6 1 (1.59%) Subversion
6 1 (1.59%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 6 (9.52%) Finance
2 5 (7.94%) Banking
3 3 (4.76%) Retail
3 3 (4.76%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.59%) Marketing
4 1 (1.59%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 19 (30.16%) Developer
2 7 (11.11%) Administrator
3 6 (9.52%) Tester
3 6 (9.52%) PHP Developer
3 6 (9.52%) Linux Engineer
4 5 (7.94%) Linux Administrator
4 5 (7.94%) Non-Functional Tester
5 4 (6.35%) UNIX Administrator
6 3 (4.76%) Senior .NET Developer
6 3 (4.76%) Drupal Developer
6 3 (4.76%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (4.76%) Senior Developer
6 3 (4.76%) .NET Developer
6 3 (4.76%) Agile .NET Developer
6 3 (4.76%) Front-End Developer
7 2 (3.17%) Front-End Web Developer
7 2 (3.17%) Test Leader
7 2 (3.17%) PHP LAMP Developer
7 2 (3.17%) Middleware Developer
7 2 (3.17%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (34.92%) HTML
1 22 (34.92%) CSS
2 13 (20.63%) .NET
3 12 (19.05%) jQuery
4 11 (17.46%) Servlets
5 10 (15.87%) Middleware
6 9 (14.29%) YUI
7 8 (12.70%) J2EE
8 7 (11.11%) Web Services
9 6 (9.52%) XML
10 5 (7.94%) XHTML
10 5 (7.94%) Regular Expression
11 4 (6.35%) Apache Camel
11 4 (6.35%) LAMP
11 4 (6.35%) Spring
11 4 (6.35%) Ajax
11 4 (6.35%) Ruby on Rails
11 4 (6.35%) HTML5
12 3 (4.76%) Sinatra
12 3 (4.76%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 17 (26.98%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (19.05%) Open Source
3 7 (11.11%) N-Tier
4 4 (6.35%) Computer Science
5 3 (4.76%) NHS
6 1 (1.59%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.59%) AS400
6 1 (1.59%) Tandem
6 1 (1.59%) Statistics
6 1 (1.59%) Chemistry
6 1 (1.59%) Biology
6 1 (1.59%) Life Science
6 1 (1.59%) Wiki
6 1 (1.59%) Telematics
6 1 (1.59%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.59%) EqualLogic
6 1 (1.59%) Social Media
6 1 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 44 (69.84%) Linux
2 16 (25.40%) Windows
3 12 (19.05%) HPUX
3 12 (19.05%) UNIX
4 11 (17.46%) AIX
5 9 (14.29%) SUSE
6 8 (12.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (6.35%) Solaris
8 3 (4.76%) CentOS
9 2 (3.17%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 2 (3.17%) Windows 7
10 1 (1.59%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.59%) Windows Phone
10 1 (1.59%) Android
10 1 (1.59%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (23.81%) Configuration Management
1 15 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
2 14 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (20.63%) Web Development
4 12 (19.05%) SOA
5 11 (17.46%) MVC
6 9 (14.29%) Integration Testing
6 9 (14.29%) Performance Testing
7 8 (12.70%) Unit Testing
8 7 (11.11%) Security Testing
8 7 (11.11%) Release Management
8 7 (11.11%) Statistical Analysis
8 7 (11.11%) Content Management
9 6 (9.52%) Automated Testing
9 6 (9.52%) DevOps
9 6 (9.52%) Mentoring
10 5 (7.94%) TDD
10 5 (7.94%) Test Scripting
10 5 (7.94%) E-Commerce
11 4 (6.35%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 24 (38.10%) JavaScript
2 20 (31.75%) Java
3 16 (25.40%) PHP
4 15 (23.81%) Perl
5 11 (17.46%) SQL
6 7 (11.11%) VB
6 7 (11.11%) FoxPro (VFP)
7 6 (9.52%) Shell Script
7 6 (9.52%) Ruby
8 5 (7.94%) Python
8 5 (7.94%) T-SQL
8 5 (7.94%) C#
9 2 (3.17%) PHP5
9 2 (3.17%) Scala
9 2 (3.17%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.59%) R
10 1 (1.59%) MATLAB
10 1 (1.59%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (11.11%) ISEB
1 7 (11.11%) ISEB Practitioner
1 7 (11.11%) ISTQB
1 7 (11.11%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 5 (7.94%) Degree
3 2 (3.17%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.17%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.17%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.17%) MCP
3 2 (3.17%) MCSE
3 2 (3.17%) CCNA
4 1 (1.59%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.17%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (7.94%) Firmware
3 4 (6.35%) Xen
4 3 (4.76%) RHEV
5 2 (3.17%) Active Directory
6 1 (1.59%) GPFS
6 1 (1.59%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (14.29%) Puppet
2 8 (12.70%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (6.35%) CA Wily
3 4 (6.35%) Tivoli
4 2 (3.17%) Foglight
4 2 (3.17%) OMEGAMON
4 2 (3.17%) Vagrant
5 1 (1.59%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.59%) Ganglia
5 1 (1.59%) Nagios
5 1 (1.59%) YUM
5 1 (1.59%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 24 (38.10%) HP
2 15 (23.81%) Oracle
3 13 (20.63%) Microsoft
3 13 (20.63%) Sun
3 13 (20.63%) Red Hat
4 10 (15.87%) VMware
5 9 (14.29%) TIBCO
5 9 (14.29%) BMC
6 7 (11.11%) IBM
7 4 (6.35%) EMC
7 4 (6.35%) NetApp
7 4 (6.35%) Google
8 3 (4.76%) Dell
8 3 (4.76%) Sybase
9 2 (3.17%) SAP
9 2 (3.17%) StorageTek
9 2 (3.17%) FatWire
9 2 (3.17%) CA
9 2 (3.17%) Tumbleweed
9 2 (3.17%) RightScale
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