The table below looks at the statistics for Apache skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apache over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache HTTP Server (httpd)
Rank 77 66 65
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -1
Contract jobs citing Apache 4 6 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.39% 0.60% 1.06%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.15% 3.59% 5.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 3
Average daily rate £475 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £305 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £478 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.81 £32.54 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-2.23% +8.46%
Apache
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Application Platforms Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
186 167 203
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 18.08% 16.77% 19.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 94 114
Average daily rate £400 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £266 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £485 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 9
Average hourly rate £9.00 £33.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-73.13% +157.69%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-17.50% +11.11%

Apache
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Apache across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Apache Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Apache
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Apache across the Reading region.

Apache Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Apache
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Apache across the Reading region.

Apache Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Apache
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 27 (84.38%) Linux
2 24 (75.00%) MySQL
3 20 (62.50%) Puppet
4 19 (59.38%) Web Services
5 17 (53.13%) Tomcat
6 16 (50.00%) Python
6 16 (50.00%) Nagios
6 16 (50.00%) VMware
6 16 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
6 16 (50.00%) Graphite
7 15 (46.88%) nginx
7 15 (46.88%) LAMP
7 15 (46.88%) JBoss
8 14 (43.75%) WebLogic
8 14 (43.75%) LDAP
8 14 (43.75%) HTTP
8 14 (43.75%) DNS
8 14 (43.75%) SSL
8 14 (43.75%) qmail
8 14 (43.75%) logstash
8 14 (43.75%) ZABBIX
8 14 (43.75%) Cacti
8 14 (43.75%) High Availability
8 14 (43.75%) OpenStack
9 13 (40.63%) Splunk
9 13 (40.63%) Ganglia
9 13 (40.63%) collectd
9 13 (40.63%) MCollective
9 13 (40.63%) LEMP Stack
9 13 (40.63%) Squid

Apache
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 17 (53.13%) Tomcat
2 15 (46.88%) JBoss
2 15 (46.88%) nginx
3 14 (43.75%) OpenStack
3 14 (43.75%) WebLogic
4 4 (12.50%) Node.js
5 3 (9.38%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (9.38%) WebSphere
6 1 (3.13%) Apache Spark
6 1 (3.13%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 16 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.13%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (3.13%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (3.13%) Amazon S3
2 1 (3.13%) CloudBees
Communications & Networking
1 14 (43.75%) DNS
1 14 (43.75%) HTTP
1 14 (43.75%) LDAP
1 14 (43.75%) SSL
2 13 (40.63%) SMTP
3 3 (9.38%) Firewall
3 3 (9.38%) SSH
3 3 (9.38%) VPN
4 2 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (6.25%) SAN
5 1 (3.13%) Asterisk PBX
5 1 (3.13%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (3.13%) FTP
5 1 (3.13%) HTTPS
5 1 (3.13%) IPsec
5 1 (3.13%) iSCSI
5 1 (3.13%) LAN
5 1 (3.13%) NAS
5 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
5 1 (3.13%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (75.00%) MySQL
2 4 (12.50%) MongoDB
3 2 (6.25%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.13%) Big Data
4 1 (3.13%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 12 (37.50%) Git (software)
2 10 (31.25%) Maven
3 7 (21.88%) Cucumber
4 6 (18.75%) Jenkins
5 4 (12.50%) Selenium
5 4 (12.50%) TeamCity
6 3 (9.38%) JIRA
6 3 (9.38%) RSpec
7 2 (6.25%) GitLab
8 1 (3.13%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (3.13%) Subversion
General
1 4 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.13%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (37.50%) AWS Engineer
1 12 (37.50%) Support Engineer
1 12 (37.50%) VMware Engineer
1 12 (37.50%) VMware Support Engineer
2 9 (28.13%) Applications Engineer
3 7 (21.88%) Applications Support
3 7 (21.88%) Applications Support Engineer
3 7 (21.88%) Linux Engineer
3 7 (21.88%) Linux Support
3 7 (21.88%) Linux Support Engineer
4 5 (15.63%) Architect
4 5 (15.63%) Automation Engineer
4 5 (15.63%) Cloud Automation Engineer
4 5 (15.63%) Cloud Engineer
4 5 (15.63%) DevOps Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Consultant
6 3 (9.38%) E-Commerce Architect
6 3 (9.38%) Technical Architect
7 2 (6.25%) DevOps Consultant
7 2 (6.25%) Linux Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (59.38%) Web Services
2 15 (46.88%) LAMP
3 13 (40.63%) LEMP Stack
3 13 (40.63%) MCollective
4 8 (25.00%) CSS
4 8 (25.00%) jQuery
5 7 (21.88%) Ruby on Rails
6 5 (15.63%) REST
7 4 (12.50%) Apache Commons
7 4 (12.50%) Gherkin
7 4 (12.50%) Grails
7 4 (12.50%) Hibernate
7 4 (12.50%) HTML
7 4 (12.50%) JSON
7 4 (12.50%) SOAP
7 4 (12.50%) Spring
7 4 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (9.38%) Backbone.js
8 3 (9.38%) XML
9 2 (6.25%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.25%) Private Cloud
3 1 (3.13%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.13%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 27 (84.38%) Linux
2 4 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (12.50%) Ubuntu
2 4 (12.50%) Unix
3 3 (9.38%) CentOS
3 3 (9.38%) Windows
4 1 (3.13%) Debian
4 1 (3.13%) Fedora
4 1 (3.13%) Solaris
4 1 (3.13%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (43.75%) High Availability
2 13 (40.63%) Configuration Management
3 12 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (21.88%) DevOps
5 6 (18.75%) Incident Management
5 6 (18.75%) Scrum
6 4 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
7 3 (9.38%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (9.38%) E-Commerce
7 3 (9.38%) Load Balancing
8 2 (6.25%) Test Scripting
9 1 (3.13%) Analytics
9 1 (3.13%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (3.13%) Business Transformation
9 1 (3.13%) MVC
9 1 (3.13%) Network Design
9 1 (3.13%) OO PHP
9 1 (3.13%) Project Management
9 1 (3.13%) Waterfall
9 1 (3.13%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (50.00%) Python
2 13 (40.63%) Perl
3 9 (28.13%) Ruby
4 8 (25.00%) Java
4 8 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (6.25%) Bash Shell
5 2 (6.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (18.75%) Degree
2 2 (6.25%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 14 (43.75%) qmail
2 13 (40.63%) Squid
3 3 (9.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (6.25%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (3.13%) Docker
5 1 (3.13%) HDFS
5 1 (3.13%) KVM
5 1 (3.13%) NFS
5 1 (3.13%) Postfix
5 1 (3.13%) Sendmail
5 1 (3.13%) Varnish
5 1 (3.13%) vSphere
5 1 (3.13%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 20 (62.50%) Puppet
2 16 (50.00%) Graphite
2 16 (50.00%) Nagios
3 14 (43.75%) Cacti
3 14 (43.75%) logstash
3 14 (43.75%) ZABBIX
4 13 (40.63%) collectd
4 13 (40.63%) Ganglia
5 7 (21.88%) Ansible
6 3 (9.38%) Capistrano
6 3 (9.38%) Kibana
7 2 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (6.25%) Rsyslog
8 1 (3.13%) Bacula
8 1 (3.13%) cPanel
8 1 (3.13%) NetBackup
8 1 (3.13%) Plesk
8 1 (3.13%) Red Hat Satellite
8 1 (3.13%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 1 (3.13%) Salt
Vendors
1 16 (50.00%) VMware
2 13 (40.63%) Splunk
3 6 (18.75%) Red Hat
4 4 (12.50%) ATG
4 4 (12.50%) hybris
5 3 (9.38%) IBM
6 2 (6.25%) Cisco
6 2 (6.25%) Oracle
6 2 (6.25%) Veritas
7 1 (3.13%) Citrix
7 1 (3.13%) Cloudera
7 1 (3.13%) CommVault
7 1 (3.13%) Hitachi
7 1 (3.13%) NetApp
7 1 (3.13%) Rackspace
7 1 (3.13%) Symantec
7 1 (3.13%) Zend