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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache HTTP Server (httpd)
Rank 61 58 59
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Contract jobs citing Apache 5 17 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.56% 1.72% 1.51%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.85% 8.54% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 6
Average daily rate
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£425 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £278 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £395 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £378 £325
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +16.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.27 £36.00 £28.75
% change year-on-year
-13.13% +25.21%
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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
130 199 169
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 14.49% 20.18% 19.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 105 68
Average daily rate £413 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £190 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £497 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 20
Average hourly rate £33.50 £15.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+123.33% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.90 £9.88 £14.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £17.70 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £17.25 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+17.01% -9.21%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Apache across the Reading region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Apache Daily Rate Histogram 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 22 May 2015, 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 18 (90.00%) Java
2 13 (65.00%) Linux
2 13 (65.00%) Finance
3 12 (60.00%) Tomcat
4 8 (40.00%) Solaris
4 8 (40.00%) HTML
5 7 (35.00%) J2EE
5 7 (35.00%) UNIX
5 7 (35.00%) Spring
6 6 (30.00%) Maven
6 6 (30.00%) Struts
6 6 (30.00%) JUnit
6 6 (30.00%) WebLogic
6 6 (30.00%) PHP
6 6 (30.00%) JBoss
6 6 (30.00%) Eclipse
6 6 (30.00%) Apache CXF
6 6 (30.00%) Struts2
7 5 (25.00%) jQuery
7 5 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (25.00%) Red Hat
7 5 (25.00%) Oracle
7 5 (25.00%) TCP/IP
7 5 (25.00%) Middleware
7 5 (25.00%) Hibernate
7 5 (25.00%) Subversion
8 4 (20.00%) IBM HTTP Server
8 4 (20.00%) WebSphere
8 4 (20.00%) Degree
8 4 (20.00%) Application Packaging

Apache
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 12 (60.00%) Tomcat
2 6 (30.00%) WebLogic
2 6 (30.00%) JBoss
3 4 (20.00%) IBM HTTP Server
3 4 (20.00%) WebSphere
3 4 (20.00%) iPlanet
3 4 (20.00%) IIS
3 4 (20.00%) WebSphere Portal
4 3 (15.00%) SharePoint Server
4 3 (15.00%) SharePoint
5 1 (5.00%) nginx
5 1 (5.00%) Liferay
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (20.00%) SSL
3 3 (15.00%) SSH
4 2 (10.00%) HTTP
5 1 (5.00%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (10.00%) MySQL
3 1 (5.00%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 6 (30.00%) Maven
1 6 (30.00%) JUnit
1 6 (30.00%) Eclipse
2 5 (25.00%) Subversion
3 4 (20.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (10.00%) Git (software)
5 1 (5.00%) TeamCity
5 1 (5.00%) JIRA
General
1 13 (65.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Marketing
2 1 (5.00%) Financial Institution
2 1 (5.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Developer
2 6 (30.00%) Administrator
3 4 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 4 (20.00%) WebSphere Administrator
4 2 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (10.00%) Support Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Middleware Specialist
5 1 (5.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) DevOps Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Web Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Web Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Applications Support
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Software Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Applications Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) PHP Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Products Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (40.00%) HTML
2 7 (35.00%) J2EE
2 7 (35.00%) Spring
3 6 (30.00%) Struts
3 6 (30.00%) Apache CXF
3 6 (30.00%) Struts2
4 5 (25.00%) jQuery
4 5 (25.00%) Middleware
4 5 (25.00%) Hibernate
5 4 (20.00%) Application Packaging
5 4 (20.00%) WebSphere MQ
5 4 (20.00%) Web Services
6 2 (10.00%) LAMP
6 2 (10.00%) Apache Camel
7 1 (5.00%) Celery
7 1 (5.00%) Catalyst
7 1 (5.00%) ZeroMQ
7 1 (5.00%) HTML5
7 1 (5.00%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (5.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) PKI
1 4 (20.00%) Open Source
2 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (65.00%) Linux
2 8 (40.00%) Solaris
3 7 (35.00%) UNIX
4 5 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (20.00%) AIX
5 4 (20.00%) zOS
6 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (20.00%) Release Management
2 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (10.00%) MVC
3 2 (10.00%) SOA
3 2 (10.00%) System Testing
3 2 (10.00%) Coaching
3 2 (10.00%) DevOps
4 1 (5.00%) Software Delivery
4 1 (5.00%) Product Marketing
4 1 (5.00%) Kanban
4 1 (5.00%) OOP
4 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.00%) Change Management
4 1 (5.00%) Scrum
4 1 (5.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 18 (90.00%) Java
2 6 (30.00%) PHP
3 2 (10.00%) Python
3 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (5.00%) Perl
4 1 (5.00%) SQL
4 1 (5.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Salt
1 1 (5.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Red Hat
1 5 (25.00%) Oracle
2 4 (20.00%) Sun
3 3 (15.00%) Microsoft