The first table below looks at the demand for Apache skills in IT contracts advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apache over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Sheffield 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache HTTP Server
Rank 27 22 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Contract jobs citing Apache 5 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 2.29% 2.79% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 26.32% 15.63% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 0
Average daily rate £280 £310 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
- +25.00%
Application Platforms Category
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
19 32 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 8.72% 17.88% 23.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 22 16
Average daily rate £280 £300 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £173 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £460 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Average hourly rate £10.00 £27.50 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.63% +139.13%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
Apache
South Yorkshire

Apache
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

Apache Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Apache
Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Apache Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

Apache
Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Apache Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

Apache
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield 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 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) MySQL
3 3 (50.00%) Java
3 3 (50.00%) PHP
3 3 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (50.00%) LAMP
4 2 (33.33%) Debian
4 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 2 (33.33%) Web Development
4 2 (33.33%) CMS
4 2 (33.33%) Internet
4 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
4 2 (33.33%) Jackrabbit
4 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
4 2 (33.33%) Hudson
4 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
4 2 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (33.33%) Magnolia
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
5 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
5 1 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (16.67%) CSS3
5 1 (16.67%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (16.67%) HTML5
5 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
5 1 (16.67%) IBM
5 1 (16.67%) SAN
5 1 (16.67%) BMC
5 1 (16.67%) Control-M

Apache
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield 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 2 (33.33%) CMS
1 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
1 2 (33.33%) Magnolia
2 1 (16.67%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Internet
2 1 (16.67%) SAN
2 1 (16.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) MySQL
2 2 (33.33%) Jackrabbit
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
3 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (33.33%) Hudson
1 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) PHP Programmer
2 2 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) Programmer
2 2 (33.33%) Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) LAMP Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) LAMP
2 1 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (16.67%) CSS3
2 1 (16.67%) HTML5
2 1 (16.67%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) CSS
2 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Debian
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 2 (33.33%) Web Development
2 1 (16.67%) Change Management
2 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Java
1 3 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (16.67%) Control-M
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (16.67%) IBM
2 1 (16.67%) BMC
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle