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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache HTTP Server
Rank 92 96 97
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +1
Contract jobs citing Apache 45 36 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.42% 1.22% 1.37%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.15% 6.98% 6.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 19 29
Average daily rate
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£345 £308 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.01% -17.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £526 £363 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.75 £27.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+8.18% -23.61%
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
492 516 691
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 15.47% 17.44% 20.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 264 238 376
Average daily rate £340 £320 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £479 £448 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £335 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 56 63
Average hourly rate £16.84 £18.03 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.60% -9.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.60 £11.54 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.17 £34.60 £39.78
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -5.26%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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
Manchester 0 18 £323 -0.76% 9
Cheshire -3 11 £375 +21.75% 5
Lancashire - 7 £517 - 2
Merseyside +1 3 - - 1
Cumbria - - - -
Apache
England

Apache
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 55 (80.88%) Linux
2 34 (50.00%) Tomcat
3 24 (35.29%) JavaScript
4 23 (33.82%) HP
5 22 (32.35%) CSS
6 21 (30.88%) MySQL
7 20 (29.41%) HTML
8 19 (27.94%) PHP
8 19 (27.94%) Red Hat
9 18 (26.47%) WebLogic
10 17 (25.00%) Java
10 17 (25.00%) Perl
10 17 (25.00%) WebSphere
10 17 (25.00%) nginx
10 17 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
11 16 (23.53%) Oracle
11 16 (23.53%) Configuration Management
12 15 (22.06%) UNIX
12 15 (22.06%) HTTP
13 13 (19.12%) Windows
13 13 (19.12%) Puppet
13 13 (19.12%) Web Development
14 12 (17.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 12 (17.65%) Jetty
14 12 (17.65%) Relational Database
14 12 (17.65%) TIBCO
14 12 (17.65%) HPUX
14 12 (17.65%) Servlets
14 12 (17.65%) FTP
14 12 (17.65%) Sun

Apache
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 34 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 18 (26.47%) WebLogic
3 17 (25.00%) WebSphere
3 17 (25.00%) nginx
4 12 (17.65%) Jetty
5 10 (14.71%) CMS
6 8 (11.76%) Drupal
6 8 (11.76%) IIS
7 7 (10.29%) WebLogic Integration
8 5 (7.35%) OpenStack
9 3 (4.41%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 2 (2.94%) Oracle Coherence
10 2 (2.94%) IBM HTTP Server
10 2 (2.94%) WebSphere Application Server
11 1 (1.47%) CICS
11 1 (1.47%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.94%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (14.71%) Amazon EC2
2 7 (10.29%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (8.82%) Amazon S3
4 4 (5.88%) Route 53
4 4 (5.88%) Amazon ELB
5 3 (4.41%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (4.41%) Google App Engine
5 3 (4.41%) SaaS
6 2 (2.94%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (22.06%) HTTP
2 12 (17.65%) FTP
3 8 (11.76%) DHCP
3 8 (11.76%) TCP/IP
3 8 (11.76%) DNS
4 7 (10.29%) SSL
5 4 (5.88%) Firewall
6 3 (4.41%) SAN
6 3 (4.41%) IPsec
7 2 (2.94%) LDAP
8 1 (1.47%) LAN
8 1 (1.47%) WAN
8 1 (1.47%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (30.88%) MySQL
2 12 (17.65%) Relational Database
2 12 (17.65%) RDBMS
3 8 (11.76%) Oracle Database
3 8 (11.76%) SQL Server
4 7 (10.29%) MS Access
5 4 (5.88%) Big Data
5 4 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.47%) DB2
6 1 (1.47%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.47%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.47%) MariaDB
6 1 (1.47%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 11 (16.18%) Jenkins
2 4 (5.88%) Hudson
2 4 (5.88%) Cucumber
2 4 (5.88%) Maven
2 4 (5.88%) JUnit
3 2 (2.94%) Introscope
4 1 (1.47%) WebLogic Workshop
4 1 (1.47%) RSpec
General
1 7 (10.29%) Banking
2 6 (8.82%) Finance
3 3 (4.41%) Retail
4 2 (2.94%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.47%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.47%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (22.06%) Developer
2 13 (19.12%) Administrator
3 9 (13.24%) Systems Administrator
4 7 (10.29%) PHP Developer
5 6 (8.82%) Drupal Developer
5 6 (8.82%) Tester
5 6 (8.82%) UNIX Administrator
5 6 (8.82%) Linux Administrator
6 5 (7.35%) Linux Engineer
6 5 (7.35%) Non-Functional Tester
7 4 (5.88%) UNIX Systems Administrator
8 3 (4.41%) Front-End Developer
8 3 (4.41%) Test Leader
9 2 (2.94%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 2 (2.94%) PHP LAMP Developer
9 2 (2.94%) DevOps Engineer
9 2 (2.94%) Front-End Web Developer
9 2 (2.94%) PHP Drupal Developer
9 2 (2.94%) Software Engineer
9 2 (2.94%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (32.35%) CSS
2 20 (29.41%) HTML
3 12 (17.65%) Servlets
4 10 (14.71%) jQuery
5 9 (13.24%) Web Services
5 9 (13.24%) Middleware
5 9 (13.24%) YUI
6 7 (10.29%) .NET
6 7 (10.29%) J2EE
7 6 (8.82%) LAMP
8 5 (7.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (4.41%) XHTML
10 2 (2.94%) Regular Expression
10 2 (2.94%) REST
10 2 (2.94%) CSS3
10 2 (2.94%) HTML5
10 2 (2.94%) Django
10 2 (2.94%) Spring
10 2 (2.94%) Hibernate
11 1 (1.47%) CodeIgniter
Miscellaneous
1 17 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (14.71%) Open Source
3 7 (10.29%) N-Tier
4 5 (7.35%) Firmware
5 3 (4.41%) Telematics
6 2 (2.94%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.47%) Tandem
7 1 (1.47%) AS400
7 1 (1.47%) IBM Mainframe
7 1 (1.47%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.47%) Chemistry
7 1 (1.47%) Biology
7 1 (1.47%) Life Science
7 1 (1.47%) Wiki
7 1 (1.47%) Statistics
7 1 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.47%) EqualLogic
7 1 (1.47%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 55 (80.88%) Linux
2 15 (22.06%) UNIX
3 13 (19.12%) Windows
4 12 (17.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (17.65%) HPUX
5 11 (16.18%) AIX
5 11 (16.18%) SUSE
6 7 (10.29%) CentOS
7 3 (4.41%) Solaris
8 2 (2.94%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.47%) VMS
9 1 (1.47%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (23.53%) Configuration Management
2 13 (19.12%) Web Development
3 11 (16.18%) Performance Testing
3 11 (16.18%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (14.71%) Content Management
5 9 (13.24%) DevOps
6 8 (11.76%) Integration Testing
6 8 (11.76%) MVC
6 8 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (11.76%) SOA
7 7 (10.29%) Security Testing
7 7 (10.29%) Unit Testing
7 7 (10.29%) Release Management
7 7 (10.29%) Statistical Analysis
8 5 (7.35%) E-Commerce
8 5 (7.35%) Test Scripting
8 5 (7.35%) Automated Testing
9 4 (5.88%) JVM Tuning
9 4 (5.88%) OO
10 3 (4.41%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 24 (35.29%) JavaScript
2 19 (27.94%) PHP
3 17 (25.00%) Java
3 17 (25.00%) Perl
4 10 (14.71%) SQL
5 7 (10.29%) VB
5 7 (10.29%) FoxPro (VFP)
5 7 (10.29%) Ruby
6 6 (8.82%) Shell Script
6 6 (8.82%) Python
7 1 (1.47%) C++
7 1 (1.47%) MATLAB
7 1 (1.47%) PHP5
7 1 (1.47%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.47%) R
Qualifications
1 7 (10.29%) ISEB
1 7 (10.29%) ISEB Practitioner
1 7 (10.29%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
1 7 (10.29%) ISTQB
2 2 (2.94%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.94%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.47%) MCSE
3 1 (1.47%) MCP
3 1 (1.47%) PhD
3 1 (1.47%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.47%) CCNA
3 1 (1.47%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.94%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.47%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.41%) Xen
2 3 (4.41%) RHEV
3 1 (1.47%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.47%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 13 (19.12%) Puppet
2 8 (11.76%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (5.88%) CA Wily
3 4 (5.88%) Vagrant
3 4 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (5.88%) Tivoli
4 3 (4.41%) Nagios
5 2 (2.94%) OMEGAMON
5 2 (2.94%) Cacti
5 2 (2.94%) Foglight
6 1 (1.47%) Ganglia
6 1 (1.47%) Capistrano
6 1 (1.47%) YUM
Vendors
1 23 (33.82%) HP
2 19 (27.94%) Red Hat
3 16 (23.53%) Oracle
4 12 (17.65%) TIBCO
4 12 (17.65%) Sun
5 9 (13.24%) BMC
6 8 (11.76%) IBM
6 8 (11.76%) Microsoft
7 7 (10.29%) VMware
8 5 (7.35%) Cyber-Ark
8 5 (7.35%) Splunk
9 4 (5.88%) Twitter
9 4 (5.88%) RightScale
9 4 (5.88%) Tumbleweed
9 4 (5.88%) NetApp
9 4 (5.88%) JBoss
10 3 (4.41%) Sybase
10 3 (4.41%) FatWire
10 3 (4.41%) EMC
10 3 (4.41%) Google
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