The table below looks at the statistics for Apache skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apache over the 3 months to 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache HTTP Server (httpd)
Rank 109 115 101
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -14
Contract jobs citing Apache 18 17 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.60% 0.64% 1.03%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.59% 3.58% 5.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 13 11
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£400 £360 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -15.29%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
- +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.54 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.46% -
Apache
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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 Scotland region.

Application Platforms Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
502 475 429
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 16.60% 17.97% 17.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 276 268 219
Average daily rate £381 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.61% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £471 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 7
Average hourly rate £12.10 £16.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.37% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £15.00 £12.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £20.00 £33.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -7.89%

Apache
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Apache Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Apache
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Apache Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Apache
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Apache across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Apache Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Apache
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Apache Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Apache
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Apache within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 April 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Edinburgh +12 15 £400 +16.11% 9
Glasgow -9 3 £550 +41.93% 5
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Apache
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 24 (51.06%) Linux
2 22 (46.81%) JavaScript
3 18 (38.30%) Tomcat
4 17 (36.17%) JBoss
4 17 (36.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 16 (34.04%) Finance
5 16 (34.04%) Java
5 16 (34.04%) Amazon AWS
6 14 (29.79%) SQL
7 12 (25.53%) Web Services
7 12 (25.53%) Red Hat
7 12 (25.53%) Banking
7 12 (25.53%) Hadoop
7 12 (25.53%) Apache Hive
7 12 (25.53%) Apache Pig
8 11 (23.40%) Amazon EMR
8 11 (23.40%) Amazon Kinesis
8 11 (23.40%) PostgreSQL
8 11 (23.40%) UNIX
8 11 (23.40%) Python
9 10 (21.28%) SOAP
9 10 (21.28%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (19.15%) XML
10 9 (19.15%) PHP
10 9 (19.15%) Relational Database
10 9 (19.15%) nginx
10 9 (19.15%) RESTful
11 8 (17.02%) Mac OS X
11 8 (17.02%) VMware
11 8 (17.02%) PHP5

Apache
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 18 (38.30%) Tomcat
2 17 (36.17%) JBoss
3 12 (25.53%) Apache Pig
4 9 (19.15%) nginx
5 7 (14.89%) WordPress
6 5 (10.64%) WebLogic
7 4 (8.51%) IIS
8 3 (6.38%) WebSphere
8 3 (6.38%) ColdFusion
9 2 (4.26%) CMS
10 1 (2.13%) Drupal
10 1 (2.13%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 16 (34.04%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (23.40%) Amazon EMR
2 11 (23.40%) Amazon Kinesis
3 2 (4.26%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.77%) HTTP
1 6 (12.77%) LDAP
2 3 (6.38%) Firewall
2 3 (6.38%) BIG-IP
3 1 (2.13%) DHCP
3 1 (2.13%) SAN
3 1 (2.13%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (25.53%) Hadoop
1 12 (25.53%) Apache Hive
2 11 (23.40%) PostgreSQL
3 9 (19.15%) Relational Database
4 4 (8.51%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.13%) Informix
5 1 (2.13%) MySQL
5 1 (2.13%) DataStage
5 1 (2.13%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.13%) Redis
5 1 (2.13%) Big Data
5 1 (2.13%) Sqoop
5 1 (2.13%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.13%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (2.13%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (8.51%) Git (software)
1 4 (8.51%) Maven
2 2 (4.26%) Gradle
2 2 (4.26%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.13%) TeamCity
3 1 (2.13%) JIRA
3 1 (2.13%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.13%) Ant
3 1 (2.13%) Bitbucket
General
1 16 (34.04%) Finance
2 12 (25.53%) Banking
3 7 (14.89%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.13%) Retail
4 1 (2.13%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (38.30%) Developer
2 10 (21.28%) Administrator
3 8 (17.02%) Systems Administrator
4 7 (14.89%) Software Engineer
5 5 (10.64%) Analyst
6 4 (8.51%) Hadoop Developer
6 4 (8.51%) Linux Administrator
6 4 (8.51%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 4 (8.51%) Java Developer
6 4 (8.51%) UNIX Administrator
7 3 (6.38%) Senior Software Engineer
7 3 (6.38%) Senior Developer
7 3 (6.38%) Development Analyst
8 2 (4.26%) Development Support Analyst
8 2 (4.26%) Support Analyst
8 2 (4.26%) Consultant
8 2 (4.26%) Deployment Analyst
8 2 (4.26%) Senior Java Developer
8 2 (4.26%) PHP Developer
8 2 (4.26%) UNIX Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (25.53%) Web Services
2 10 (21.28%) SOAP
3 9 (19.15%) XML
3 9 (19.15%) RESTful
4 8 (17.02%) JSON
5 3 (6.38%) jQuery
5 3 (6.38%) Spring
5 3 (6.38%) CSS
6 2 (4.26%) HTML5
6 2 (4.26%) CSS3
6 2 (4.26%) HTML
6 2 (4.26%) .NET
6 2 (4.26%) Hibernate
7 1 (2.13%) Apache Flex
7 1 (2.13%) KML
7 1 (2.13%) Spring Security
7 1 (2.13%) JPA
7 1 (2.13%) Apache CXF
7 1 (2.13%) Java EE
7 1 (2.13%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.89%) Clustering
2 3 (6.38%) Open Source
2 3 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.26%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.13%) GIS
4 1 (2.13%) Credit Risk
4 1 (2.13%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 24 (51.06%) Linux
2 17 (36.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (23.40%) UNIX
4 8 (17.02%) Mac OS X
5 3 (6.38%) Solaris
6 1 (2.13%) Windows
6 1 (2.13%) AIX
6 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (21.28%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (14.89%) Load Balancing
2 7 (14.89%) Software Engineering
2 7 (14.89%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (12.77%) Web Development
4 5 (10.64%) ITIL
4 5 (10.64%) DevOps
5 4 (8.51%) Supplier Management
5 4 (8.51%) Refactoring
5 4 (8.51%) Unit Testing
5 4 (8.51%) Data Security
6 3 (6.38%) Waterfall
7 2 (4.26%) Project Management
7 2 (4.26%) SOA
7 2 (4.26%) Content Management
8 1 (2.13%) Zachman Framework
8 1 (2.13%) TOGAF
8 1 (2.13%) Scrum
8 1 (2.13%) Web Design
8 1 (2.13%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 22 (46.81%) JavaScript
2 16 (34.04%) Java
3 14 (29.79%) SQL
4 11 (23.40%) Python
5 9 (19.15%) PHP
6 8 (17.02%) PHP5
7 3 (6.38%) Perl
8 1 (2.13%) MUMPS
8 1 (2.13%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.13%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.13%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (12.77%) RHCE
2 1 (2.13%) CISM
2 1 (2.13%) Degree
2 1 (2.13%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (14.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.13%) zsh
Systems Management
1 2 (4.26%) Ansible
2 1 (2.13%) Puppet
2 1 (2.13%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.13%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 12 (25.53%) Red Hat
2 8 (17.02%) VMware
3 5 (10.64%) Oracle
4 4 (8.51%) F5
5 3 (6.38%) NetApp
5 3 (6.38%) EMC
5 3 (6.38%) CheckPoint
6 1 (2.13%) TIBCO
6 1 (2.13%) Juniper
6 1 (2.13%) CA
6 1 (2.13%) Hitachi
6 1 (2.13%) Dell
6 1 (2.13%) Cisco
6 1 (2.13%) IBM