The first table below looks at the demand for Apache skills in IT contracts advertised for the Slough 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 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 Slough 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache HTTP Server
Rank 28 37 21
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -16
Contract jobs citing Apache 4 6 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 1.64% 2.10% 4.64%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.00% 19.35% 28.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 10
Average daily rate £330 £350 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +13.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £333 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £386 £350 £373
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
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
40 31 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 16.39% 10.84% 16.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 13 18
Average daily rate £330 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £279 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 2
Average hourly rate £20.00 - £14.75
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.75 - £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.25 - £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -
Apache
Berkshire

Apache
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

Apache Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Apache
Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Apache Daily Rate Trend in Slough

Apache
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (85.71%) PHP
3 5 (71.43%) OO
3 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 5 (71.43%) MySQL
4 4 (57.14%) Zend
4 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (42.86%) Ajax
5 3 (42.86%) Zend Framework
5 3 (42.86%) Scrum
5 3 (42.86%) MVC
5 3 (42.86%) OOP
5 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce
5 3 (42.86%) OOD
5 3 (42.86%) Data Protection
5 3 (42.86%) PHP5
5 3 (42.86%) Change Control
6 2 (28.57%) OO PHP
6 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
6 2 (28.57%) Selenium
6 2 (28.57%) Hudson
6 2 (28.57%) LAMP
6 2 (28.57%) JIRA
6 2 (28.57%) Subversion
7 1 (14.29%) SSH
7 1 (14.29%) Ruby
7 1 (14.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (14.29%) Google
7 1 (14.29%) Korn
7 1 (14.29%) Marketing

Apache
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 1 (14.29%) WebLogic
1 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
1 1 (14.29%) Drupal
1 1 (14.29%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) LDAP
1 1 (14.29%) PBX
1 1 (14.29%) VoIP
1 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
1 1 (14.29%) DNS
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
1 1 (14.29%) SSH
1 1 (14.29%) OpenLDAP
1 1 (14.29%) Asterisk PBX
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) MySQL
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Subversion
1 2 (28.57%) JIRA
1 2 (28.57%) Selenium
1 2 (28.57%) Hudson
1 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
2 1 (14.29%) Apache Ivy
2 1 (14.29%) Gradle
2 1 (14.29%) Ant
2 1 (14.29%) IntelliJ
2 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 1 (14.29%) Mercurial
2 1 (14.29%) PHPUnit
General
1 1 (14.29%) Electronics
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
1 1 (14.29%) Games
1 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 5 (71.43%) PHP Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Software Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (14.29%) Administrator
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 1 (14.29%) Drupal Developer
4 1 (14.29%) PHP LAMP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) Ajax
1 3 (42.86%) Zend Framework
2 2 (28.57%) LAMP
3 1 (14.29%) jQuery
3 1 (14.29%) REST
3 1 (14.29%) HTML
3 1 (14.29%) CSS
3 1 (14.29%) SOAP
3 1 (14.29%) CPAN
3 1 (14.29%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) DTV
1 1 (14.29%) Clustering
1 1 (14.29%) Wiki
1 1 (14.29%) Online Games
1 1 (14.29%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) CentOS
2 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (14.29%) UNIX
2 1 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) AIX
2 1 (14.29%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) OO
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce
3 3 (42.86%) OOD
3 3 (42.86%) MVC
3 3 (42.86%) Scrum
3 3 (42.86%) Data Protection
3 3 (42.86%) Change Control
3 3 (42.86%) OOP
4 2 (28.57%) OO PHP
5 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (14.29%) BDD
5 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
5 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Integration Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (14.29%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) PHP
2 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 3 (42.86%) PHP5
4 1 (14.29%) C-shell
4 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
4 1 (14.29%) Perl
4 1 (14.29%) C
4 1 (14.29%) Java
4 1 (14.29%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) Ruby
4 1 (14.29%) Korn
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) NFS
1 1 (14.29%) Xen
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (14.29%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Nagios
1 1 (14.29%) YUM
1 1 (14.29%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Zend
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Vignette
2 1 (14.29%) SAP
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco
2 1 (14.29%) Sun
2 1 (14.29%) HP
2 1 (14.29%) Dell
2 1 (14.29%) BEA
2 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
2 1 (14.29%) VMware
2 1 (14.29%) Google