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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache HTTP Server (httpd)
Rank 116 105 86
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -19
Contract jobs citing Apache 29 25 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.79% 0.83% 1.49%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.23% 5.95% 7.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 15 19
Average daily rate
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£300 £323 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.97% -4.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £284 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £425 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
- +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.77 £30.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+14.00% +10.90%
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
554 420 480
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 15.03% 14.00% 19.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 316 212 220
Average daily rate £350 £323 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.52% +3.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 29 43
Average hourly rate £19.00 £16.00 £17.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -9.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.30 £12.30 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £40.00 £34.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £16.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -15.38%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 -6 17 £375 +16.27% 21
Lancashire +8 5 £275 -33.33%
Cheshire -4 3 £400 +17.64% 7
Apache
England

Apache
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 37 (49.33%) Linux
2 29 (38.67%) MySQL
2 29 (38.67%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (32.00%) Tomcat
4 23 (30.67%) PHP
5 21 (28.00%) SQL
6 20 (26.67%) Java
7 19 (25.33%) Windows
7 19 (25.33%) SSL
7 19 (25.33%) MVC
8 18 (24.00%) Microsoft
8 18 (24.00%) IIS
8 18 (24.00%) nginx
8 18 (24.00%) RESTful
9 17 (22.67%) Amazon AWS
10 16 (21.33%) Jenkins
10 16 (21.33%) Web Services
11 15 (20.00%) Perl
11 15 (20.00%) TDD
11 15 (20.00%) Puppet
12 14 (18.67%) Continuous Integration
12 14 (18.67%) LAMP
12 14 (18.67%) OO
13 13 (17.33%) HTML
13 13 (17.33%) Opscode Chef
13 13 (17.33%) Catalyst
14 12 (16.00%) Unit Testing
14 12 (16.00%) Software Engineering
14 12 (16.00%) Web Development
14 12 (16.00%) CSS

Apache
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 24 (32.00%) Tomcat
2 18 (24.00%) IIS
2 18 (24.00%) nginx
3 10 (13.33%) JBoss
3 10 (13.33%) WebSphere
4 9 (12.00%) Zope
5 8 (10.67%) Jetty
6 7 (9.33%) IBM Notes
7 4 (5.33%) WebLogic
7 4 (5.33%) Liferay
8 3 (4.00%) Apache ServiceMix
9 2 (2.67%) Node.js
9 2 (2.67%) WebSphere Application Server
9 2 (2.67%) WebLogic Integration
9 2 (2.67%) CMS
10 1 (1.33%) OpenStack
10 1 (1.33%) Apache Pig
10 1 (1.33%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (1.33%) Photoshop
1 1 (1.33%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 17 (22.67%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (13.33%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (9.33%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (8.00%) Google App Engine
4 6 (8.00%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (5.33%) Amazon S3
6 2 (2.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (1.33%) Route 53
7 1 (1.33%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 19 (25.33%) SSL
2 12 (16.00%) Firewall
2 12 (16.00%) HTTP
3 11 (14.67%) VPN
4 10 (13.33%) DNS
4 10 (13.33%) FTP
5 9 (12.00%) Network Security
6 8 (10.67%) DHCP
7 7 (9.33%) Cisco ASA
7 7 (9.33%) IPsec
7 7 (9.33%) TCP/IP
8 6 (8.00%) SMTP
9 2 (2.67%) SNMP
9 2 (2.67%) SSH
9 2 (2.67%) Internet
9 2 (2.67%) Extranet
10 1 (1.33%) AMQP
10 1 (1.33%) MQTT
10 1 (1.33%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (38.67%) MySQL
2 8 (10.67%) NoSQL
3 6 (8.00%) Relational Database
3 6 (8.00%) RDBMS
4 5 (6.67%) CouchDB
4 5 (6.67%) SimpleDB
5 4 (5.33%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (5.33%) SQL Server
5 4 (5.33%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.67%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (2.67%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.67%) MS Access
7 1 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.33%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.33%) Apache Hive
7 1 (1.33%) HBase
7 1 (1.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 16 (21.33%) Jenkins
2 7 (9.33%) Git (software)
3 6 (8.00%) Hudson
4 5 (6.67%) Selenium
4 5 (6.67%) TeamCity
5 2 (2.67%) Cucumber
5 2 (2.67%) RSpec
6 1 (1.33%) PHPUnit
6 1 (1.33%) Grunt
6 1 (1.33%) Bower
6 1 (1.33%) gulp
6 1 (1.33%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.33%) JUnit
6 1 (1.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (1.33%) IntelliJ
6 1 (1.33%) Subversion
6 1 (1.33%) Maven
General
1 2 (2.67%) Retail
2 1 (1.33%) Back Office
2 1 (1.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 27 (36.00%) Developer
2 14 (18.67%) PHP Developer
3 8 (10.67%) Security Engineer
4 7 (9.33%) Network Engineer
4 7 (9.33%) Network Security Engineer
4 7 (9.33%) Perl Developer
5 5 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (5.33%) Software Engineer
6 4 (5.33%) Web Developer
6 4 (5.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 4 (5.33%) Administrator
6 4 (5.33%) Software Developer
6 4 (5.33%) DevOps Engineer
6 4 (5.33%) Automation Engineer
6 4 (5.33%) PHP Web Developer
6 4 (5.33%) Linux Administrator
7 3 (4.00%) Designer
7 3 (4.00%) Architect
7 3 (4.00%) Java Developer
7 3 (4.00%) Perl Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (24.00%) RESTful
2 16 (21.33%) Web Services
3 14 (18.67%) LAMP
4 13 (17.33%) HTML
4 13 (17.33%) Catalyst
5 12 (16.00%) CSS
6 11 (14.67%) J2EE
7 10 (13.33%) .NET
7 10 (13.33%) Servlets
8 9 (12.00%) Django
8 9 (12.00%) Mason
9 8 (10.67%) Memcached
10 7 (9.33%) Spring
11 6 (8.00%) JSF
11 6 (8.00%) Hibernate
12 5 (6.67%) CodeIgniter
12 5 (6.67%) jQuery
12 5 (6.67%) Laravel
12 5 (6.67%) Apache Camel
13 4 (5.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.33%) Video on Demand
2 4 (5.33%) Digital Media
3 3 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (4.00%) N-Tier
4 2 (2.67%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.67%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.67%) Life Science
4 2 (2.67%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.33%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.33%) Statistics
5 1 (1.33%) User Experience
5 1 (1.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 37 (49.33%) Linux
2 19 (25.33%) Windows
3 9 (12.00%) CentOS
4 6 (8.00%) UNIX
5 4 (5.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (5.33%) AIX
6 2 (2.67%) HPUX
6 2 (2.67%) SUSE
7 1 (1.33%) Debian
7 1 (1.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (38.67%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (25.33%) MVC
3 15 (20.00%) TDD
4 14 (18.67%) OO
4 14 (18.67%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (16.00%) Unit Testing
5 12 (16.00%) Web Development
5 12 (16.00%) Software Engineering
5 12 (16.00%) Configuration Management
6 11 (14.67%) Information Security
6 11 (14.67%) Open Source
7 9 (12.00%) DevOps
8 7 (9.33%) BDD
9 6 (8.00%) Load Balancing
9 6 (8.00%) SOA
9 6 (8.00%) MapReduce
10 5 (6.67%) OOP
10 5 (6.67%) Scrum
11 4 (5.33%) Automated Testing
11 4 (5.33%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (30.67%) PHP
2 21 (28.00%) SQL
3 20 (26.67%) Java
4 15 (20.00%) Perl
5 10 (13.33%) JavaScript
6 9 (12.00%) Ruby
7 5 (6.67%) Python
8 4 (5.33%) Bash Shell
8 4 (5.33%) PHP5
9 2 (2.67%) Groovy
9 2 (2.67%) PowerShell
9 2 (2.67%) FoxPro (VFP)
9 2 (2.67%) VB
9 2 (2.67%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.33%) C#
10 1 (1.33%) XAML
10 1 (1.33%) ANSI SQL
10 1 (1.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (8.00%) Degree
2 3 (4.00%) ISACA
2 3 (4.00%) ISEB
2 3 (4.00%) CISSP
2 3 (4.00%) CISMP
3 2 (2.67%) ISTQB
3 2 (2.67%) ISEB Practitioner
3 2 (2.67%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 2 (2.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.33%) QA
System Software
1 10 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (9.33%) Xen
3 4 (5.33%) ISA Server
3 4 (5.33%) Squid
4 2 (2.67%) VirtualBox
4 2 (2.67%) Docker
5 1 (1.33%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 15 (20.00%) Puppet
2 13 (17.33%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (8.00%) Nagios
4 4 (5.33%) MIMEsweeper
5 3 (4.00%) Cacti
5 3 (4.00%) Vagrant
6 2 (2.67%) Hyperic
6 2 (2.67%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (2.67%) Capistrano
7 1 (1.33%) Ansible
Vendors
1 18 (24.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (16.00%) VMware
3 11 (14.67%) Citrix
3 11 (14.67%) Red Hat
3 11 (14.67%) CheckPoint
4 7 (9.33%) Clearswift
4 7 (9.33%) Lotus
4 7 (9.33%) Cisco
5 6 (8.00%) Oracle
5 6 (8.00%) HP
5 6 (8.00%) Google
6 4 (5.33%) SurfControl
6 4 (5.33%) Sun
6 4 (5.33%) BMC
7 3 (4.00%) IBM
7 3 (4.00%) Percona
8 2 (2.67%) Zend
8 2 (2.67%) TIBCO
9 1 (1.33%) Apple
9 1 (1.33%) Adobe
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