The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Reading region.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache HTTP Server
Rank 59 63 85
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +22
Contract jobs citing Apache 8 13 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.91% 1.40% 0.16%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.42% 7.83% 1.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 2
Average daily rate
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£290 £425 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.76% +25.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £280 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £470 £348
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+1.66% -23.07%
Application Platforms Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
181 166 164
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 20.54% 17.91% 13.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 68 75
Average daily rate £350 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £290 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £550 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 12 5
Average hourly rate £17.75 £14.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.41% -58.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.84 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-11.36% -5.00%
Apache
Berkshire

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 31 July 2014, 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 16 (66.67%) Cisco
2 13 (54.17%) SNMP
2 13 (54.17%) Firewall
2 13 (54.17%) BIG-IP
2 13 (54.17%) F5
3 12 (50.00%) Network Management
3 12 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 12 (50.00%) FortiGate
3 12 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 12 (50.00%) Cisco PIX
3 12 (50.00%) Juniper
3 12 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 12 (50.00%) OSPF
3 12 (50.00%) VoIP
4 11 (45.83%) CCIE
4 11 (45.83%) CCNP
4 11 (45.83%) CISSP
4 11 (45.83%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (45.83%) Check Point Certification
5 10 (41.67%) VPN
5 10 (41.67%) DNS
6 9 (37.50%) IPsec
7 8 (33.33%) BGP
7 8 (33.33%) MPLS
7 8 (33.33%) FWSM
8 7 (29.17%) PCI DSS
8 7 (29.17%) CCDP
8 7 (29.17%) CCSP
8 7 (29.17%) Linux
9 6 (25.00%) Oracle

Apache
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 5 (20.83%) WebLogic
2 3 (12.50%) Confluence
3 2 (8.33%) IIS
3 2 (8.33%) Tomcat
4 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
4 1 (4.17%) WebSphere
4 1 (4.17%) nginx
4 1 (4.17%) SharePoint 2010
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (8.33%) Amazon S3
2 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (54.17%) SNMP
1 13 (54.17%) Firewall
1 13 (54.17%) BIG-IP
2 12 (50.00%) OSPF
2 12 (50.00%) VoIP
2 12 (50.00%) Cisco PIX
2 12 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 12 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 10 (41.67%) VPN
3 10 (41.67%) DNS
4 9 (37.50%) IPsec
5 8 (33.33%) BGP
5 8 (33.33%) MPLS
5 8 (33.33%) FWSM
6 4 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (12.50%) Network Security
8 2 (8.33%) SSL
8 2 (8.33%) SMTP
8 2 (8.33%) HTTP
9 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 4 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.17%) MySQL
2 1 (4.17%) EDRMS
2 1 (4.17%) IDOL
2 1 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Maven
2 3 (12.50%) JIRA
2 3 (12.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (12.50%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.17%) Trac
3 1 (4.17%) Ant
3 1 (4.17%) Subversion
3 1 (4.17%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (33.33%) Consultant
1 8 (33.33%) IP Engineer
2 7 (29.17%) Design Engineer
2 7 (29.17%) Security Engineer
3 6 (25.00%) Security Consultant
4 4 (16.67%) Network Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) Network Consultant
5 3 (12.50%) Senior Design Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Senior IP Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Configuration Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Senior Security Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) IP Network Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Network Design Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Network Security Consultant
6 2 (8.33%) Cisco Consultant
6 2 (8.33%) Network Security Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Administrator
6 2 (8.33%) Deployment Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Linux Administrator
6 2 (8.33%) Network Design Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) OSGi
2 1 (4.17%) .NET
2 1 (4.17%) Web Services
2 1 (4.17%) LAMP
2 1 (4.17%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) PKI
1 1 (4.17%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 7 (29.17%) Linux
2 5 (20.83%) Windows
3 4 (16.67%) zOS
3 4 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (12.50%) UNIX
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (4.17%) CentOS
5 1 (4.17%) Solaris
5 1 (4.17%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) Network Management
2 3 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
2 3 (12.50%) Network Design
2 3 (12.50%) Demand Forecasting
3 2 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (4.17%) Load Balancing
4 1 (4.17%) DevOps
4 1 (4.17%) Benchmarking
4 1 (4.17%) Configuration Management
4 1 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (4.17%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) Java
1 2 (8.33%) Python
1 2 (8.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (4.17%) C
2 1 (4.17%) Shell Script
2 1 (4.17%) AWK
2 1 (4.17%) Ruby
2 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.17%) Perl
2 1 (4.17%) PHP
2 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (45.83%) CCIE
1 11 (45.83%) CCNP
1 11 (45.83%) CISSP
1 11 (45.83%) Cisco Certification
1 11 (45.83%) Check Point Certification
2 7 (29.17%) CCDP
2 7 (29.17%) CCSP
3 3 (12.50%) Security Cleared
4 2 (8.33%) SC Cleared
5 1 (4.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (29.17%) PCI DSS
2 1 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 4 (16.67%) Xen
2 1 (4.17%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 12 (50.00%) FortiGate
2 3 (12.50%) Nessus
3 2 (8.33%) Nagios
4 1 (4.17%) Cacti
4 1 (4.17%) Puppet
4 1 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 16 (66.67%) Cisco
2 13 (54.17%) F5
3 12 (50.00%) Juniper
3 12 (50.00%) CheckPoint
4 6 (25.00%) Oracle
5 5 (20.83%) Red Hat
6 4 (16.67%) Blue Coat
6 4 (16.67%) IBM
6 4 (16.67%) Citrix
7 3 (12.50%) Ericsson
8 1 (4.17%) Meridio
8 1 (4.17%) Percona