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 31 October 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache HTTP Server
Rank 103 104 109
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +5
Contract jobs citing Apache 37 25 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.14% 0.89% 0.78%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.18% 4.82% 4.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 5 11
Average daily rate
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£353 £325 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.46% -4.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £310 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £400 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +11.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -4.41%
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
515 519 584
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 15.82% 18.46% 19.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 293 235 325
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £213 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 64 41
Average hourly rate £16.84 £19.02 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.43% +1.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.30 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.25 £36.07 £33.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -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 31 October 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 31 October 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
Cheshire +6 11 £400 +23.07% 5
Manchester -3 10 £350 - 11
Lancashire -17 9 £517 +14.77% 2
Merseyside -2 1 - - 2
Cumbria - - - -
Apache
England

Apache
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 45 (69.23%) Linux
2 27 (41.54%) Tomcat
3 25 (38.46%) JavaScript
4 24 (36.92%) HP
5 23 (35.38%) HTML
5 23 (35.38%) CSS
6 20 (30.77%) PHP
7 19 (29.23%) Java
7 19 (29.23%) MySQL
8 17 (26.15%) Analytical Skills
9 16 (24.62%) Configuration Management
10 15 (23.08%) Red Hat
10 15 (23.08%) Oracle
10 15 (23.08%) Perl
10 15 (23.08%) Windows
10 15 (23.08%) WebSphere
10 15 (23.08%) nginx
11 14 (21.54%) Continuous Integration
11 14 (21.54%) UNIX
12 13 (20.00%) HTTP
12 13 (20.00%) Sun
12 13 (20.00%) jQuery
12 13 (20.00%) Web Development
12 13 (20.00%) Open Source
13 12 (18.46%) Agile Software Development
13 12 (18.46%) Microsoft
13 12 (18.46%) RDBMS
13 12 (18.46%) SOA
13 12 (18.46%) FTP
13 12 (18.46%) HPUX

Apache
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 27 (41.54%) Tomcat
2 15 (23.08%) WebSphere
2 15 (23.08%) nginx
3 12 (18.46%) WebLogic
3 12 (18.46%) CMS
4 10 (15.38%) IIS
4 10 (15.38%) Jetty
5 8 (12.31%) JBoss
6 7 (10.77%) WebLogic Integration
6 7 (10.77%) Drupal
7 3 (4.62%) Apache Spark
7 3 (4.62%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 3 (4.62%) Apache Solr
7 3 (4.62%) Orchard CMS
8 2 (3.08%) OpenStack
8 2 (3.08%) Oracle Coherence
8 2 (3.08%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (3.08%) IBM HTTP Server
9 1 (1.54%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (6.15%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (4.62%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.08%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.77%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (6.15%) Amazon S3
2 4 (6.15%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (4.62%) SaaS
3 3 (4.62%) Google App Engine
3 3 (4.62%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (3.08%) PaaS
4 2 (3.08%) Route 53
4 2 (3.08%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 13 (20.00%) HTTP
2 12 (18.46%) FTP
3 9 (13.85%) TCP/IP
4 7 (10.77%) DNS
4 7 (10.77%) SSL
4 7 (10.77%) DHCP
5 4 (6.15%) SAN
6 3 (4.62%) IPsec
7 2 (3.08%) AMQP
7 2 (3.08%) MQTT
7 2 (3.08%) Firewall
7 2 (3.08%) LDAP
8 1 (1.54%) LAN
8 1 (1.54%) WAN
8 1 (1.54%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (29.23%) MySQL
2 12 (18.46%) SQL Server
2 12 (18.46%) RDBMS
2 12 (18.46%) Relational Database
3 8 (12.31%) Oracle Database
4 7 (10.77%) MS Access
5 3 (4.62%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (4.62%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (4.62%) RavenDB
6 2 (3.08%) Big Data
6 2 (3.08%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.54%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.54%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.54%) MariaDB
7 1 (1.54%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (16.92%) Jenkins
2 6 (9.23%) Git (software)
3 4 (6.15%) Maven
4 3 (4.62%) Visual Studio
5 2 (3.08%) Introscope
5 2 (3.08%) JUnit
5 2 (3.08%) Cucumber
5 2 (3.08%) Hudson
6 1 (1.54%) RSpec
6 1 (1.54%) Subversion
6 1 (1.54%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 6 (9.23%) Finance
2 5 (7.69%) Banking
3 3 (4.62%) Retail
3 3 (4.62%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.54%) Marketing
4 1 (1.54%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 20 (30.77%) Developer
2 7 (10.77%) Administrator
3 6 (9.23%) Tester
3 6 (9.23%) PHP Developer
3 6 (9.23%) Linux Engineer
4 5 (7.69%) Linux Administrator
4 5 (7.69%) Non-Functional Tester
4 5 (7.69%) Drupal Developer
5 4 (6.15%) UNIX Administrator
6 3 (4.62%) Senior .NET Developer
6 3 (4.62%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (4.62%) Senior Developer
6 3 (4.62%) .NET Developer
6 3 (4.62%) Agile .NET Developer
6 3 (4.62%) Front-End Developer
7 2 (3.08%) Front-End Web Developer
7 2 (3.08%) Test Leader
7 2 (3.08%) PHP LAMP Developer
7 2 (3.08%) Middleware Developer
7 2 (3.08%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (35.38%) HTML
1 23 (35.38%) CSS
2 13 (20.00%) jQuery
3 12 (18.46%) .NET
4 10 (15.38%) Servlets
4 10 (15.38%) Middleware
5 9 (13.85%) Web Services
5 9 (13.85%) YUI
6 7 (10.77%) J2EE
7 6 (9.23%) LAMP
8 5 (7.69%) XML
8 5 (7.69%) Regular Expression
9 4 (6.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 4 (6.15%) Apache Camel
9 4 (6.15%) Spring
9 4 (6.15%) Ajax
9 4 (6.15%) Ruby on Rails
9 4 (6.15%) XHTML
10 3 (4.62%) SAML
10 3 (4.62%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 17 (26.15%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (20.00%) Open Source
3 7 (10.77%) N-Tier
4 3 (4.62%) NHS
4 3 (4.62%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.54%) Life Science
5 1 (1.54%) Wiki
5 1 (1.54%) Telematics
5 1 (1.54%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.54%) EqualLogic
5 1 (1.54%) Social Media
5 1 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.54%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.54%) AS400
5 1 (1.54%) Tandem
5 1 (1.54%) Statistics
5 1 (1.54%) Chemistry
5 1 (1.54%) Biology
Operating Systems
1 45 (69.23%) Linux
2 15 (23.08%) Windows
3 14 (21.54%) UNIX
4 12 (18.46%) HPUX
5 11 (16.92%) AIX
6 9 (13.85%) SUSE
7 8 (12.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (7.69%) CentOS
9 4 (6.15%) Solaris
10 2 (3.08%) Windows 7
11 1 (1.54%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (24.62%) Configuration Management
2 14 (21.54%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (20.00%) Web Development
4 12 (18.46%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (18.46%) SOA
5 11 (16.92%) MVC
6 9 (13.85%) Content Management
6 9 (13.85%) Integration Testing
6 9 (13.85%) Performance Testing
7 7 (10.77%) Security Testing
7 7 (10.77%) Unit Testing
7 7 (10.77%) Release Management
7 7 (10.77%) Statistical Analysis
7 7 (10.77%) DevOps
8 6 (9.23%) Mentoring
9 5 (7.69%) Automated Testing
9 5 (7.69%) TDD
9 5 (7.69%) Test Scripting
9 5 (7.69%) E-Commerce
10 4 (6.15%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 25 (38.46%) JavaScript
2 20 (30.77%) PHP
3 19 (29.23%) Java
4 15 (23.08%) Perl
5 11 (16.92%) SQL
6 8 (12.31%) Ruby
7 7 (10.77%) VB
7 7 (10.77%) Python
7 7 (10.77%) FoxPro (VFP)
8 6 (9.23%) Shell Script
9 5 (7.69%) C#
9 5 (7.69%) T-SQL
10 2 (3.08%) PHP5
10 2 (3.08%) Scala
10 2 (3.08%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.54%) R
11 1 (1.54%) C++
11 1 (1.54%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 7 (10.77%) ISEB
1 7 (10.77%) ISEB Practitioner
1 7 (10.77%) ISTQB
1 7 (10.77%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 4 (6.15%) Degree
3 2 (3.08%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.08%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.08%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.08%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.08%) MCP
3 2 (3.08%) MCSE
3 2 (3.08%) CCNA
4 1 (1.54%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.08%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (7.69%) Firmware
1 5 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.62%) Xen
2 3 (4.62%) RHEV
3 2 (3.08%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.54%) GPFS
4 1 (1.54%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (15.38%) Puppet
2 8 (12.31%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (6.15%) CA Wily
3 4 (6.15%) Tivoli
4 3 (4.62%) Nagios
4 3 (4.62%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (3.08%) Vagrant
5 2 (3.08%) Foglight
5 2 (3.08%) OMEGAMON
5 2 (3.08%) Cacti
6 1 (1.54%) Ganglia
6 1 (1.54%) YUM
6 1 (1.54%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 24 (36.92%) HP
2 15 (23.08%) Oracle
2 15 (23.08%) Red Hat
3 13 (20.00%) Sun
4 12 (18.46%) Microsoft
5 9 (13.85%) BMC
5 9 (13.85%) TIBCO
5 9 (13.85%) VMware
6 7 (10.77%) IBM
7 4 (6.15%) NetApp
7 4 (6.15%) EMC
8 3 (4.62%) Dell
8 3 (4.62%) Sybase
8 3 (4.62%) Google
8 3 (4.62%) Twitter
9 2 (3.08%) Tumbleweed
9 2 (3.08%) RightScale
9 2 (3.08%) Percona
9 2 (3.08%) SAP
9 2 (3.08%) CA
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