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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache HTTP Server (httpd)
Rank 117 139 101
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -38
Contract jobs citing Apache 34 21 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.99% 0.49% 1.30%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.18% 3.30% 8.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 15 22
Median daily rate £435 £375 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.00% +16.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £40.38 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-30.65% +30.25%
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
550 636 508
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 15.98% 14.93% 16.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 348 384 257
Median daily rate £375 £420 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% +29.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £244 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £459
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 35 39
Median hourly rate £15.00 £21.50 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.23% +28.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.65 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.53 £42.02 £35.53
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+22.22% +28.57%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +6 19 £425 - 8
Cheshire +15 9 £500 +42.85%
Lancashire +18 3 £438 +16.66%
Merseyside +9 1 £325 -13.33% 2
Apache
England

Apache
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 85 (70.25%) Linux
2 61 (50.41%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (48.76%) Tomcat
4 55 (45.45%) HTTP
4 55 (45.45%) Java
5 52 (42.98%) Oracle
6 50 (41.32%) MySQL
7 47 (38.84%) JBoss
8 45 (37.19%) JSON
9 44 (36.36%) JavaScript
10 40 (33.06%) Open Source
10 40 (33.06%) High Availability
11 37 (30.58%) IBM
11 37 (30.58%) Middleware
12 36 (29.75%) Puppet
13 34 (28.10%) Microservices
13 34 (28.10%) Red Hat
14 33 (27.27%) Windows
14 33 (27.27%) XML
15 32 (26.45%) SOA
16 30 (24.79%) JDBC
16 30 (24.79%) Unix
16 30 (24.79%) REST
16 30 (24.79%) Apache Camel
17 29 (23.97%) PostgreSQL
18 28 (23.14%) ActiveMQ
18 28 (23.14%) SOAP
19 26 (21.49%) Project Management
20 23 (19.01%) Bash Shell
21 22 (18.18%) PHP

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 59 (48.76%) Tomcat
2 47 (38.84%) JBoss
3 19 (15.70%) IIS
4 9 (7.44%) WebSphere
5 7 (5.79%) SharePoint
5 7 (5.79%) WebSphere Application Server
6 5 (4.13%) OpenStack
6 5 (4.13%) WebLogic
7 3 (2.48%) IBM HTTP Server
7 3 (2.48%) nginx
7 3 (2.48%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 3 (2.48%) SAS
8 2 (1.65%) FileNet
8 2 (1.65%) GlassFish
8 2 (1.65%) Liferay
8 2 (1.65%) MS Exchange
8 2 (1.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 2 (1.65%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
8 2 (1.65%) WebLogic Portal
9 1 (0.83%) Jetty
Applications
1 3 (2.48%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (3.31%) Magento
2 3 (2.48%) Oracle Payables
3 2 (1.65%) BusinessWorks
3 2 (1.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 16 (13.22%) IaaS
2 9 (7.44%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (4.13%) PaaS
3 5 (4.13%) SaaS
4 1 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.83%) GitHub
4 1 (0.83%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 55 (45.45%) HTTP
2 21 (17.36%) LDAP
3 17 (14.05%) DNS
3 17 (14.05%) HTTPS
4 12 (9.92%) SSL
5 8 (6.61%) Internet
6 5 (4.13%) Firewall
7 3 (2.48%) DHCP
7 3 (2.48%) Fibre Channel
7 3 (2.48%) IMAP
7 3 (2.48%) iSCSI
7 3 (2.48%) MRTG
7 3 (2.48%) Reverse Proxy
7 3 (2.48%) SMTP
8 2 (1.65%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.83%) AMQP
9 1 (0.83%) DMZ
9 1 (0.83%) SAN
9 1 (0.83%) VLAN
9 1 (0.83%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (41.32%) MySQL
2 29 (23.97%) PostgreSQL
3 15 (12.40%) Hadoop
4 14 (11.57%) Apache Cassandra
5 10 (8.26%) DB2
5 10 (8.26%) SQL Server
6 3 (2.48%) MongoDB
6 3 (2.48%) NoSQL
6 3 (2.48%) Oracle Database
6 3 (2.48%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.65%) JasperReports
7 2 (1.65%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.83%) Big Data
8 1 (0.83%) Redis
Development Applications
1 12 (9.92%) JIRA
2 7 (5.79%) Jenkins
3 3 (2.48%) Introscope
3 3 (2.48%) Maven
3 3 (2.48%) SonarQube
3 3 (2.48%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (1.65%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.65%) Selenium
4 2 (1.65%) SoapUI
4 2 (1.65%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.83%) Artifactory
5 1 (0.83%) Bugzilla
5 1 (0.83%) Burp Suite
5 1 (0.83%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.83%) Gerrit
5 1 (0.83%) Mercurial
5 1 (0.83%) Subversion
5 1 (0.83%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (0.83%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.83%) WebDriver
General
1 20 (16.53%) Banking
2 18 (14.88%) Finance
3 5 (4.13%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (3.31%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.48%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.48%) Marketing
6 2 (1.65%) Electronics
7 1 (0.83%) Retail
Job Titles
1 45 (37.19%) Developer
2 21 (17.36%) Java Developer
3 14 (11.57%) Analyst
4 13 (10.74%) Architect
5 11 (9.09%) Business Analyst
6 10 (8.26%) Linux Engineer
6 10 (8.26%) Technical Architect
6 10 (8.26%) Unix Engineer
7 9 (7.44%) Administrator
7 9 (7.44%) Senior Analyst
7 9 (7.44%) Senior Developer
8 8 (6.61%) Digital Architect
8 8 (6.61%) Senior Business Analyst
8 8 (6.61%) Technical Analyst
8 8 (6.61%) Technical Business Analyst
9 7 (5.79%) Digital Technical Architect
10 6 (4.96%) Systems Administrator
11 5 (4.13%) Applications Developer
11 5 (4.13%) Project Engineer
11 5 (4.13%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (37.19%) JSON
2 37 (30.58%) Middleware
3 33 (27.27%) XML
4 30 (24.79%) Apache Camel
4 30 (24.79%) JDBC
4 30 (24.79%) REST
5 28 (23.14%) ActiveMQ
5 28 (23.14%) SOAP
6 19 (15.70%) LAMP
7 18 (14.88%) HTML
8 17 (14.05%) CSS
9 16 (13.22%) AngularJS
10 15 (12.40%) CSS3
10 15 (12.40%) HTML5
10 15 (12.40%) J2EE
11 14 (11.57%) SAML
11 14 (11.57%) Spring
12 11 (9.09%) .NET
13 7 (5.79%) JSP
14 6 (4.96%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 17 (14.05%) Clustering
2 9 (7.44%) PMI
3 3 (2.48%) Mainframe
3 3 (2.48%) User Experience
4 2 (1.65%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.65%) LPAR
4 2 (1.65%) Public Cloud
4 2 (1.65%) Tandem
5 1 (0.83%) BBC
5 1 (0.83%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.83%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.83%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.83%) iPad
5 1 (0.83%) iSeries
5 1 (0.83%) Life Science
5 1 (0.83%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.83%) RIA
5 1 (0.83%) Smart Meter
5 1 (0.83%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 85 (70.25%) Linux
2 33 (27.27%) Windows
3 30 (24.79%) Unix
4 16 (13.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 14 (11.57%) AIX
6 12 (9.92%) CentOS
7 8 (6.61%) Solaris
7 8 (6.61%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (4.96%) HPUX
9 4 (3.31%) Debian
9 4 (3.31%) SUSE
9 4 (3.31%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 4 (3.31%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.83%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.83%) Windows Server
10 1 (0.83%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.83%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (50.41%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (33.06%) High Availability
2 40 (33.06%) Open Source
3 34 (28.10%) Microservices
4 32 (26.45%) SOA
5 26 (21.49%) Project Management
6 15 (12.40%) E-business
7 13 (10.74%) Capacity Management
8 11 (9.09%) Business Analysis
8 11 (9.09%) Extreme Programming
8 11 (9.09%) Front End Development
8 11 (9.09%) ITIL
8 11 (9.09%) OOA/OOD
9 10 (8.26%) Agile Project Management
9 10 (8.26%) OO
9 10 (8.26%) Service Design
9 10 (8.26%) UML
9 10 (8.26%) Use Case
9 10 (8.26%) Waterfall
10 9 (7.44%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 55 (45.45%) Java
2 44 (36.36%) JavaScript
3 23 (19.01%) Bash Shell
4 22 (18.18%) PHP
5 18 (14.88%) C
5 18 (14.88%) C++
6 17 (14.05%) Python
7 13 (10.74%) Lua
7 13 (10.74%) VB
8 12 (9.92%) Shell Script
9 11 (9.09%) SQL
10 7 (5.79%) PowerShell
11 6 (4.96%) Perl
12 4 (3.31%) Jython
12 4 (3.31%) Ruby
13 3 (2.48%) Korn
14 2 (1.65%) JCL
15 1 (0.83%) C#
15 1 (0.83%) PHP 5
15 1 (0.83%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 20 (16.53%) Security Cleared
2 9 (7.44%) PMI Certification
3 7 (5.79%) BPSS Clearance
3 7 (5.79%) MCITP
3 7 (5.79%) MCTS
3 7 (5.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (5.79%) RHCE
4 4 (3.31%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.83%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.79%) Disclosure Scotland
2 4 (3.31%) QA
System Software
1 10 (8.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (6.61%) Active Directory
3 7 (5.79%) UAG
4 6 (4.96%) Oracle RAC
5 5 (4.13%) iptables
6 3 (2.48%) Dovecot
6 3 (2.48%) Firmware
6 3 (2.48%) KVM
6 3 (2.48%) Sendmail
6 3 (2.48%) Squid
6 3 (2.48%) vCloud
7 2 (1.65%) Docker
7 2 (1.65%) NFS
7 2 (1.65%) Samba
7 2 (1.65%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (1.65%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.83%) Ceph
8 1 (0.83%) Xen
Systems Management
1 36 (29.75%) Puppet
2 16 (13.22%) Tivoli
3 15 (12.40%) Opscode Chef
4 10 (8.26%) Red Hat Satellite
5 6 (4.96%) BladeLogic
5 6 (4.96%) CA Wily
5 6 (4.96%) vRealize
6 4 (3.31%) HAProxy
7 3 (2.48%) Cacti
7 3 (2.48%) Nagios
7 3 (2.48%) OpenNebula
8 2 (1.65%) HP Data Protector
8 2 (1.65%) nmon
8 2 (1.65%) TIBCO Hawk
8 2 (1.65%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 2 (1.65%) yum
9 1 (0.83%) Ansible
9 1 (0.83%) Kibana
9 1 (0.83%) logstash
9 1 (0.83%) Salt
Vendors
1 52 (42.98%) Oracle
2 37 (30.58%) IBM
3 34 (28.10%) Red Hat
4 16 (13.22%) Microsoft
4 16 (13.22%) VMware
5 11 (9.09%) SaltStack
6 10 (8.26%) Brocade
7 6 (4.96%) CA
8 3 (2.48%) BMC
8 3 (2.48%) F5
9 2 (1.65%) Citrix
9 2 (1.65%) Ektron
9 2 (1.65%) Endeca
9 2 (1.65%) Genesys
9 2 (1.65%) HP
9 2 (1.65%) hybris
9 2 (1.65%) Informatica
9 2 (1.65%) SAP
9 2 (1.65%) TIBCO
10 1 (0.83%) Cisco