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 26 January 2015 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache HTTP Server (httpd)
Rank 101 105 107
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +2
Contract jobs citing Apache 30 20 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.95% 0.74% 0.56%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.66% 4.73% 2.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 12 11
Average daily rate
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£318 £363 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.41% +13.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £495 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £25.90 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+54.44% +36.31%
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
530 423 550
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 16.85% 15.55% 20.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 287 219 260
Average daily rate £350 £325 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -5.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £172 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 31 40
Average hourly rate £19.00 £25.04 £18.54
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.12% +35.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £13.50 £9.74
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £33.00 £25.97
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.50 £18.59
% change year-on-year
-2.70% -0.48%

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 26 January 2015.

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 26 January 2015. 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
Manchester +10 23 £318 -11.80% 10
Lancashire -14 4 - - 2
Cheshire -2 3 £200 -55.55% 3
Cumbria - - - -
Merseyside - - - - 1
Apache
England

Apache
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 34 (48.57%) Linux
2 27 (38.57%) Microsoft
2 27 (38.57%) Windows
3 26 (37.14%) CSS
3 26 (37.14%) HTML
4 24 (34.29%) JavaScript
5 23 (32.86%) IIS
6 21 (30.00%) Java
7 20 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
8 19 (27.14%) Continuous Integration
8 19 (27.14%) SSL
8 19 (27.14%) Tomcat
8 19 (27.14%) Configuration Management
9 18 (25.71%) PHP
9 18 (25.71%) Open Source
10 16 (22.86%) nginx
10 16 (22.86%) .NET
10 16 (22.86%) HP
10 16 (22.86%) MVC
11 15 (21.43%) MySQL
11 15 (21.43%) jQuery
11 15 (21.43%) WebSphere
12 14 (20.00%) Web Development
12 14 (20.00%) Jenkins
12 14 (20.00%) HTTP
13 13 (18.57%) Sun
13 13 (18.57%) Firewall
13 13 (18.57%) Red Hat
14 12 (17.14%) Perl
14 12 (17.14%) Puppet

Apache
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 23 (32.86%) IIS
2 19 (27.14%) Tomcat
3 16 (22.86%) nginx
4 15 (21.43%) WebSphere
5 12 (17.14%) Jetty
6 11 (15.71%) CMS
7 9 (12.86%) JBoss
8 7 (10.00%) IBM Notes
9 5 (7.14%) Apache Solr
9 5 (7.14%) Orchard CMS
9 5 (7.14%) Apache Spark
10 4 (5.71%) Drupal
11 3 (4.29%) WebLogic
12 2 (2.86%) IBM HTTP Server
12 2 (2.86%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 2 (2.86%) Oracle Coherence
12 2 (2.86%) OpenStack
13 1 (1.43%) Node.js
13 1 (1.43%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 5 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.71%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 8 (11.43%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (5.71%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (5.71%) Amazon S3
3 4 (5.71%) Google App Engine
3 4 (5.71%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (4.29%) SaaS
5 2 (2.86%) PaaS
5 2 (2.86%) Route 53
5 2 (2.86%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 19 (27.14%) SSL
2 14 (20.00%) HTTP
3 13 (18.57%) Firewall
4 11 (15.71%) TCP/IP
4 11 (15.71%) VPN
5 9 (12.86%) DNS
5 9 (12.86%) DHCP
6 8 (11.43%) FTP
7 7 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
8 6 (8.57%) Network Security
9 5 (7.14%) IPsec
10 4 (5.71%) SMTP
11 3 (4.29%) LDAP
11 3 (4.29%) SAN
11 3 (4.29%) AMQP
11 3 (4.29%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (21.43%) MySQL
2 10 (14.29%) RDBMS
2 10 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 7 (10.00%) SQL Server
4 5 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (7.14%) RavenDB
5 2 (2.86%) Big Data
5 2 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.43%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.43%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 14 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 9 (12.86%) Git (software)
3 5 (7.14%) Visual Studio
4 4 (5.71%) Maven
5 3 (4.29%) Cucumber
6 2 (2.86%) Hudson
6 2 (2.86%) JUnit
6 2 (2.86%) RSpec
6 2 (2.86%) Introscope
6 2 (2.86%) Subversion
7 1 (1.43%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (1.43%) IntelliJ
7 1 (1.43%) PHPUnit
General
1 4 (5.71%) Banking
2 3 (4.29%) Retail
2 3 (4.29%) Telecoms
2 3 (4.29%) Finance
3 1 (1.43%) Law
3 1 (1.43%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.43%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (35.71%) Developer
2 9 (12.86%) PHP Developer
3 8 (11.43%) Security Engineer
4 7 (10.00%) Network Engineer
4 7 (10.00%) Network Security Engineer
5 6 (8.57%) Linux Engineer
6 5 (7.14%) Senior .NET Developer
6 5 (7.14%) .NET Developer
6 5 (7.14%) Senior Developer
6 5 (7.14%) Agile .NET Developer
7 4 (5.71%) Web Developer
7 4 (5.71%) Java Developer
7 4 (5.71%) Administrator
7 4 (5.71%) Linux Administrator
8 3 (4.29%) Analyst
9 2 (2.86%) Support Technician
9 2 (2.86%) Systems Engineer
9 2 (2.86%) Network Analyst
9 2 (2.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (2.86%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (37.14%) HTML
1 26 (37.14%) CSS
2 16 (22.86%) .NET
3 15 (21.43%) jQuery
4 11 (15.71%) Servlets
5 10 (14.29%) J2EE
6 9 (12.86%) Web Services
6 9 (12.86%) YUI
7 8 (11.43%) XML
7 8 (11.43%) Middleware
7 8 (11.43%) Catalyst
8 7 (10.00%) LAMP
8 7 (10.00%) Ruby on Rails
9 6 (8.57%) RESTful
9 6 (8.57%) XHTML
9 6 (8.57%) Regular Expression
10 5 (7.14%) Apache Camel
10 5 (7.14%) SAML
10 5 (7.14%) ASP.NET
10 5 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 18 (25.71%) Open Source
2 11 (15.71%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (8.57%) Computer Science
4 5 (7.14%) NHS
5 3 (4.29%) Life Science
6 2 (2.86%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.43%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.43%) Social Media
7 1 (1.43%) AS400
7 1 (1.43%) Tandem
7 1 (1.43%) Statistics
7 1 (1.43%) Chemistry
7 1 (1.43%) Biology
7 1 (1.43%) Wiki
7 1 (1.43%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 34 (48.57%) Linux
2 27 (38.57%) Windows
3 11 (15.71%) AIX
4 10 (14.29%) UNIX
5 6 (8.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (7.14%) CentOS
6 5 (7.14%) HPUX
7 4 (5.71%) Solaris
8 2 (2.86%) SUSE
8 2 (2.86%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 1 (1.43%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.43%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.43%) Windows Phone
9 1 (1.43%) Android
9 1 (1.43%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (27.14%) Configuration Management
2 19 (27.14%) Continuous Integration
3 16 (22.86%) MVC
4 14 (20.00%) Web Development
5 11 (15.71%) Information Security
6 10 (14.29%) TDD
6 10 (14.29%) DevOps
7 7 (10.00%) SOA
7 7 (10.00%) Unit Testing
8 6 (8.57%) Content Management
8 6 (8.57%) Automated Testing
8 6 (8.57%) Scrum
8 6 (8.57%) OOP
8 6 (8.57%) OO
8 6 (8.57%) Mentoring
9 5 (7.14%) BDD
9 5 (7.14%) ITIL
9 5 (7.14%) PRINCE2
9 5 (7.14%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 24 (34.29%) JavaScript
2 21 (30.00%) Java
3 18 (25.71%) PHP
4 12 (17.14%) Perl
4 12 (17.14%) Ruby
5 11 (15.71%) SQL
6 7 (10.00%) T-SQL
6 7 (10.00%) C#
7 5 (7.14%) Python
7 5 (7.14%) PHP5
8 4 (5.71%) Shell Script
9 3 (4.29%) Scala
9 3 (4.29%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.43%) R
10 1 (1.43%) MATLAB
10 1 (1.43%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (10.00%) Degree
2 3 (4.29%) CISMP
2 3 (4.29%) CISSP
2 3 (4.29%) ISACA
3 2 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.86%) MCP
3 2 (2.86%) MCSE
3 2 (2.86%) CCNA
3 2 (2.86%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.86%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.43%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.86%) QA
System Software
1 5 (7.14%) Xen
1 5 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (5.71%) ISA Server
3 3 (4.29%) Firmware
4 2 (2.86%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.43%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.43%) RHEV
5 1 (1.43%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 12 (17.14%) Puppet
2 5 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (5.71%) MIMEsweeper
3 4 (5.71%) Tivoli
3 4 (5.71%) CA Wily
4 3 (4.29%) Nagios
5 2 (2.86%) Foglight
5 2 (2.86%) OMEGAMON
5 2 (2.86%) Cacti
5 2 (2.86%) Vagrant
5 2 (2.86%) Capistrano
6 1 (1.43%) Ansible
6 1 (1.43%) Ganglia
6 1 (1.43%) yum
Vendors
1 27 (38.57%) Microsoft
2 16 (22.86%) HP
3 13 (18.57%) Sun
3 13 (18.57%) Red Hat
4 11 (15.71%) Citrix
4 11 (15.71%) CheckPoint
5 10 (14.29%) VMware
6 9 (12.86%) BMC
7 8 (11.43%) Cisco
8 7 (10.00%) Lotus
8 7 (10.00%) Clearswift
9 5 (7.14%) IBM
9 5 (7.14%) Oracle
10 4 (5.71%) SurfControl
10 4 (5.71%) Google
11 2 (2.86%) Tumbleweed
11 2 (2.86%) RightScale
11 2 (2.86%) Percona
11 2 (2.86%) FatWire
11 2 (2.86%) TIBCO
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