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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache HTTP Server
Rank 105 102 93
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -9
Contract jobs citing Apache 38 30 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.22% 1.05% 1.52%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.60% 5.81% 7.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 19 32
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£323 £308 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.70% -17.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £363 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £28.75 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+6.08% -22.29%
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
500 516 678
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 16.01% 18.00% 20.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 259 234 369
Average daily rate £325 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £225 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £428 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 56 58
Average hourly rate £16.75 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.25% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.92 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.17 £35.00 £41.98
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 -5 18 £323 +7.50% 16
Cheshire -2 12 £350 +10.58% 7
Merseyside -3 3 - - 2
Cumbria - - - -
Lancashire - - - - 1
Apache
England

Apache
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 50 (78.13%) Linux
2 29 (45.31%) Tomcat
3 26 (40.63%) JavaScript
4 24 (37.50%) CSS
5 22 (34.38%) HTML
5 22 (34.38%) MySQL
5 22 (34.38%) HP
6 20 (31.25%) Red Hat
6 20 (31.25%) WebLogic
7 19 (29.69%) PHP
8 17 (26.56%) Perl
8 17 (26.56%) Oracle
9 14 (21.88%) TIBCO
9 14 (21.88%) Java
9 14 (21.88%) UNIX
9 14 (21.88%) Performance Testing
10 13 (20.31%) HPUX
10 13 (20.31%) Web Development
11 12 (18.75%) SUSE
11 12 (18.75%) Windows
11 12 (18.75%) RDBMS
11 12 (18.75%) Relational Database
12 11 (17.19%) jQuery
12 11 (17.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 11 (17.19%) nginx
12 11 (17.19%) Puppet
12 11 (17.19%) Sun
12 11 (17.19%) AIX
12 11 (17.19%) WebSphere
13 10 (15.63%) Configuration Management

Apache
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 29 (45.31%) Tomcat
2 20 (31.25%) WebLogic
3 11 (17.19%) WebSphere
3 11 (17.19%) nginx
4 9 (14.06%) CMS
5 8 (12.50%) Drupal
5 8 (12.50%) WebLogic Integration
6 7 (10.94%) OpenStack
7 6 (9.38%) Jetty
8 2 (3.13%) Oracle Coherence
8 2 (3.13%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (3.13%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 1 (1.56%) CICS
9 1 (1.56%) IBM HTTP Server
9 1 (1.56%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.13%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (14.06%) Amazon EC2
1 9 (14.06%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (12.50%) Amazon S3
3 6 (9.38%) Route 53
3 6 (9.38%) Amazon ELB
4 2 (3.13%) SaaS
4 2 (3.13%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (15.63%) FTP
2 8 (12.50%) HTTP
3 6 (9.38%) DNS
3 6 (9.38%) Firewall
3 6 (9.38%) DHCP
4 2 (3.13%) LDAP
4 2 (3.13%) SAN
5 1 (1.56%) LAN
5 1 (1.56%) WAN
5 1 (1.56%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (34.38%) MySQL
2 12 (18.75%) RDBMS
2 12 (18.75%) Relational Database
3 10 (15.63%) Oracle Database
3 10 (15.63%) SQL Server
4 8 (12.50%) MS Access
5 6 (9.38%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (9.38%) Big Data
6 2 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.56%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.56%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.56%) DB2
7 1 (1.56%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 6 (9.38%) JUnit
1 6 (9.38%) Maven
1 6 (9.38%) Cucumber
1 6 (9.38%) Hudson
1 6 (9.38%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.56%) JIRA
2 1 (1.56%) RSpec
2 1 (1.56%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.56%) WebLogic Workshop
2 1 (1.56%) Introscope
2 1 (1.56%) Subversion
General
1 7 (10.94%) Banking
2 6 (9.38%) Finance
3 2 (3.13%) Retail
4 1 (1.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (26.56%) Developer
2 12 (18.75%) Administrator
3 9 (14.06%) Systems Administrator
4 7 (10.94%) PHP Developer
5 6 (9.38%) UNIX Administrator
5 6 (9.38%) Tester
5 6 (9.38%) Drupal Developer
6 5 (7.81%) Linux Engineer
6 5 (7.81%) Non-Functional Tester
6 5 (7.81%) Test Leader
6 5 (7.81%) Linux Administrator
7 4 (6.25%) UNIX Systems Administrator
8 3 (4.69%) Front-End Developer
9 2 (3.13%) Front-End Web Developer
9 2 (3.13%) PHP Drupal Developer
9 2 (3.13%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 2 (3.13%) DevOps Engineer
9 2 (3.13%) PHP LAMP Developer
9 2 (3.13%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 2 (3.13%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (37.50%) CSS
2 22 (34.38%) HTML
3 11 (17.19%) jQuery
4 9 (14.06%) Web Services
4 9 (14.06%) YUI
5 8 (12.50%) Middleware
6 6 (9.38%) LAMP
6 6 (9.38%) Servlets
7 5 (7.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 4 (6.25%) XHTML
9 3 (4.69%) Django
10 2 (3.13%) Hibernate
10 2 (3.13%) Spring
10 2 (3.13%) XML
10 2 (3.13%) Ajax
10 2 (3.13%) HTML5
10 2 (3.13%) REST
10 2 (3.13%) CSS3
10 2 (3.13%) Regular Expression
11 1 (1.56%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.50%) N-Tier
1 8 (12.50%) Open Source
2 4 (6.25%) Firmware
3 3 (4.69%) Telematics
4 2 (3.13%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.56%) AS400
5 1 (1.56%) Tandem
5 1 (1.56%) Statistics
5 1 (1.56%) Chemistry
5 1 (1.56%) Biology
5 1 (1.56%) Life Science
5 1 (1.56%) Wiki
5 1 (1.56%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (1.56%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.56%) W3C
5 1 (1.56%) EqualLogic
5 1 (1.56%) Social Media
5 1 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 50 (78.13%) Linux
2 14 (21.88%) UNIX
3 13 (20.31%) HPUX
4 12 (18.75%) Windows
4 12 (18.75%) SUSE
5 11 (17.19%) AIX
5 11 (17.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (14.06%) CentOS
7 2 (3.13%) Solaris
7 2 (3.13%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.56%) VMS
8 1 (1.56%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (21.88%) Performance Testing
2 13 (20.31%) Web Development
3 10 (15.63%) Integration Testing
3 10 (15.63%) SOA
3 10 (15.63%) Configuration Management
4 9 (14.06%) Content Management
5 8 (12.50%) Statistical Analysis
5 8 (12.50%) Release Management
5 8 (12.50%) Security Testing
5 8 (12.50%) MVC
5 8 (12.50%) DevOps
6 6 (9.38%) JVM Tuning
6 6 (9.38%) Test Scripting
6 6 (9.38%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (7.81%) E-Commerce
8 4 (6.25%) OO
9 3 (4.69%) OOP
9 3 (4.69%) Business Continuity
9 3 (4.69%) Change Management
9 3 (4.69%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 26 (40.63%) JavaScript
2 19 (29.69%) PHP
3 17 (26.56%) Perl
4 14 (21.88%) Java
5 10 (15.63%) SQL
6 9 (14.06%) Ruby
7 8 (12.50%) FoxPro (VFP)
7 8 (12.50%) VB
8 7 (10.94%) Python
9 5 (7.81%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.56%) MATLAB
10 1 (1.56%) XPath
10 1 (1.56%) PHP5
10 1 (1.56%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.56%) R
10 1 (1.56%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (12.50%) ISEB
1 8 (12.50%) ISEB Practitioner
1 8 (12.50%) ISTQB
1 8 (12.50%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 1 (1.56%) PhD
2 1 (1.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.13%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.56%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.69%) RHEV
2 1 (1.56%) GPFS
2 1 (1.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (17.19%) Puppet
2 9 (14.06%) HP Quality Center
3 6 (9.38%) Vagrant
4 4 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (4.69%) CA Wily
5 3 (4.69%) Tivoli
5 3 (4.69%) Nagios
6 2 (3.13%) Foglight
6 2 (3.13%) OMEGAMON
6 2 (3.13%) Cacti
7 1 (1.56%) Ganglia
7 1 (1.56%) YUM
7 1 (1.56%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 22 (34.38%) HP
2 20 (31.25%) Red Hat
3 17 (26.56%) Oracle
4 14 (21.88%) TIBCO
5 11 (17.19%) Sun
6 9 (14.06%) BMC
7 7 (10.94%) IBM
8 6 (9.38%) RightScale
9 5 (7.81%) Splunk
9 5 (7.81%) Cyber-Ark
10 4 (6.25%) Twitter
10 4 (6.25%) NetApp
10 4 (6.25%) Tumbleweed
11 3 (4.69%) JBoss
11 3 (4.69%) Sybase
11 3 (4.69%) EMC
12 2 (3.13%) SAP
12 2 (3.13%) FatWire
12 2 (3.13%) VMware
12 2 (3.13%) Percona
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