The table below looks at the statistics for Apache skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apache over the 3 months to 3 March 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache HTTP Server (httpd)
Rank 88 107 111
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +4
Contract jobs citing Apache 55 23 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.74% 0.81% 0.59%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.46% 3.70% 3.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 18 8
Average daily rate
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£400 £350 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +21.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £301 £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £375 £338
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.29% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £36.40 - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £35.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+11.42% +70.73%
Apache
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the South West region.

Application Platforms Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
526 621 428
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 16.68% 21.84% 16.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 325 358 293
Average daily rate £375 £360 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +10.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £470 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 22 11
Average hourly rate £20.25 £25.00 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.00% +21.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £14.50 £16.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.40 £40.00 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £18.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-8.10% -

Apache
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Apache Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Apache
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Apache Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Apache
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

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

Apache Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Apache
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Apache Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Apache
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Apache within the South West region over the 3 months to 3 March 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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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
Bristol +2 28 £400 +14.28% 10
Devon - 8 £250 - 1
Gloucestershire -6 6 £385 - 3
Wiltshire +1 5 £548 +46.00% 5
Somerset - 3 - - 5
Dorset - 2 £338 - 8
Apache
England

Apache
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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.

1 122 (86.52%) Linux
2 88 (62.41%) MySQL
3 87 (61.70%) PHP
4 82 (58.16%) CentOS
5 80 (56.74%) Agile Software Development
6 75 (53.19%) Continuous Integration
7 73 (51.77%) JavaScript
8 70 (49.65%) HTML
9 61 (43.26%) Git (software)
10 60 (42.55%) HTML5
11 57 (40.43%) jQuery
12 56 (39.72%) PHPUnit
13 53 (37.59%) Zend
14 52 (36.88%) Doctrine
15 50 (35.46%) Zend Framework
16 49 (34.75%) Java
17 42 (29.79%) Software Engineering
18 39 (27.66%) VMware
19 38 (26.95%) Red Hat
20 36 (25.53%) Finance
21 35 (24.82%) SQL
21 35 (24.82%) Mentoring
22 34 (24.11%) Automated Testing
22 34 (24.11%) Refactoring
23 31 (21.99%) Puppet
24 26 (18.44%) Bash Shell
24 26 (18.44%) Perl
25 25 (17.73%) Firewall
25 25 (17.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
26 22 (15.60%) Tomcat

Apache
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 22 (15.60%) Tomcat
2 18 (12.77%) JBoss
3 15 (10.64%) IIS
4 10 (7.09%) nginx
4 10 (7.09%) WebSphere
5 9 (6.38%) Confluence
5 9 (6.38%) MediaWiki
6 7 (4.96%) Drupal
7 4 (2.84%) Apache Solr
7 4 (2.84%) MS Exchange
8 3 (2.13%) iPlanet
8 3 (2.13%) CMS
8 3 (2.13%) IBM HTTP Server
8 3 (2.13%) SharePoint
8 3 (2.13%) WordPress
8 3 (2.13%) WebSphere Portal
8 3 (2.13%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (1.42%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.71%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (0.71%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 3 (2.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.71%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.71%) Magento
2 1 (0.71%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.71%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.71%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (17.73%) Firewall
2 16 (11.35%) LDAP
3 15 (10.64%) LAN
3 15 (10.64%) WAN
4 14 (9.93%) VPN
5 13 (9.22%) IPsec
6 11 (7.80%) DNS
7 9 (6.38%) Network Security
8 8 (5.67%) IPv6
8 8 (5.67%) OSPF
8 8 (5.67%) BGP
8 8 (5.67%) EIGRP
9 7 (4.96%) TCP/IP
10 6 (4.26%) HTTPS
11 5 (3.55%) DHCP
11 5 (3.55%) SAN
12 4 (2.84%) Internet
12 4 (2.84%) SSH
12 4 (2.84%) PuTTY
13 3 (2.13%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (62.41%) MySQL
2 12 (8.51%) Relational Database
3 11 (7.80%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (5.67%) SQL Server
4 8 (5.67%) Oracle Database
5 5 (3.55%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (2.84%) MongoDB
6 4 (2.84%) JasperReports
6 4 (2.84%) Ingres
6 4 (2.84%) RDBMS
6 4 (2.84%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.71%) DB2
7 1 (0.71%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.71%) Oracle8/8i Database
7 1 (0.71%) Oracle9i Database
7 1 (0.71%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.71%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 61 (43.26%) Git (software)
2 56 (39.72%) PHPUnit
3 16 (11.35%) Hudson
3 16 (11.35%) Jenkins
4 13 (9.22%) Subversion
5 9 (6.38%) JIRA
6 7 (4.96%) Eclipse
7 4 (2.84%) Ant
7 4 (2.84%) JUnit
8 1 (0.71%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.71%) Maven
8 1 (0.71%) Rational DOORS
8 1 (0.71%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 36 (25.53%) Finance
2 7 (4.96%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.84%) Marketing
4 3 (2.13%) Electronics
4 3 (2.13%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.42%) Military
5 2 (1.42%) Banking
5 2 (1.42%) Retail
6 1 (0.71%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.71%) Publishing
6 1 (0.71%) Games
Job Titles
1 65 (46.10%) Developer
2 42 (29.79%) PHP Developer
3 24 (17.02%) Administrator
4 22 (15.60%) Software Engineer
4 22 (15.60%) PHP Zend Developer
5 17 (12.06%) Linux Administrator
6 15 (10.64%) DevOps Engineer
7 12 (8.51%) Systems Administrator
8 11 (7.80%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 10 (7.09%) Designer
9 10 (7.09%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 9 (6.38%) Analyst
10 9 (6.38%) Java Developer
11 7 (4.96%) Web Developer
12 6 (4.26%) Architect
12 6 (4.26%) Senior Developer
12 6 (4.26%) Drupal Developer
13 5 (3.55%) Senior Software Engineer
13 5 (3.55%) Web Designer
14 4 (2.84%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (49.65%) HTML
2 60 (42.55%) HTML5
3 57 (40.43%) jQuery
4 52 (36.88%) Doctrine
5 50 (35.46%) Zend Framework
6 16 (11.35%) LAMP
7 15 (10.64%) CSS
8 13 (9.22%) Hibernate
9 11 (7.80%) Web Services
10 10 (7.09%) Spring
11 9 (6.38%) Spring MVC
12 8 (5.67%) Ajax
13 7 (4.96%) JSP
13 7 (4.96%) AngularJS
14 6 (4.26%) .NET
15 5 (3.55%) Java EE
15 5 (3.55%) Leaflet
15 5 (3.55%) CSS3
15 5 (3.55%) Laravel
16 4 (2.84%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.38%) Clustering
1 9 (6.38%) Wiki
2 8 (5.67%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (2.84%) Cryptography
3 4 (2.84%) N-Tier
4 3 (2.13%) DTV
5 2 (1.42%) Derivative
5 2 (1.42%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.71%) Open Source
6 1 (0.71%) Social Media
6 1 (0.71%) Photography
6 1 (0.71%) Copywriting
6 1 (0.71%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.71%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 122 (86.52%) Linux
2 82 (58.16%) CentOS
3 25 (17.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 19 (13.48%) Windows
5 16 (11.35%) UNIX
5 16 (11.35%) Ubuntu
6 12 (8.51%) Debian
7 9 (6.38%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (4.96%) VMS
8 7 (4.96%) Solaris
9 5 (3.55%) Windows 7
10 4 (2.84%) AIX
11 3 (2.13%) zOS
11 3 (2.13%) Fedora
12 2 (1.42%) Amazon Linux
13 1 (0.71%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.71%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (56.74%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (53.19%) Continuous Integration
3 42 (29.79%) Software Engineering
4 35 (24.82%) Mentoring
5 34 (24.11%) Automated Testing
5 34 (24.11%) Refactoring
6 19 (13.48%) DevOps
7 16 (11.35%) MVC
8 12 (8.51%) Configuration Management
9 10 (7.09%) Disaster Recovery
9 10 (7.09%) Scrum
10 9 (6.38%) OO
10 9 (6.38%) Capacity Planning
11 8 (5.67%) Build Automation
11 8 (5.67%) Migration
12 7 (4.96%) Data Modelling
13 6 (4.26%) Change Management
13 6 (4.26%) TDD
13 6 (4.26%) Database Theory
13 6 (4.26%) Relational Database Theory
Programming Languages
1 87 (61.70%) PHP
2 73 (51.77%) JavaScript
3 49 (34.75%) Java
4 35 (24.82%) SQL
5 26 (18.44%) Perl
5 26 (18.44%) Bash Shell
6 22 (15.60%) Ruby
7 13 (9.22%) Python
8 6 (4.26%) Shell Script
9 4 (2.84%) Korn
9 4 (2.84%) Scala
10 2 (1.42%) C
11 1 (0.71%) C++
11 1 (0.71%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 18 (12.77%) Security Cleared
2 16 (11.35%) SC Cleared
3 11 (7.80%) CCNA
3 11 (7.80%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (3.55%) DV Cleared
5 4 (2.84%) RHCE
5 4 (2.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (2.13%) Degree
7 1 (0.71%) VCP4
7 1 (0.71%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.71%) SLA
1 1 (0.71%) QA
System Software
1 21 (14.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (11.35%) Samba
2 16 (11.35%) XenServer
3 12 (8.51%) Active Directory
4 9 (6.38%) Postfix
4 9 (6.38%) vSphere
5 7 (4.96%) Varnish
6 5 (3.55%) XenApp
7 4 (2.84%) NFS
7 4 (2.84%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 4 (2.84%) Oracle RAC
8 3 (2.13%) Xen
9 1 (0.71%) ISA Server
9 1 (0.71%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 31 (21.99%) Puppet
2 15 (10.64%) Opscode Chef
2 15 (10.64%) Salt
3 12 (8.51%) ZABBIX
4 7 (4.96%) Red Hat Satellite
4 7 (4.96%) SELinux
5 6 (4.26%) yum
6 5 (3.55%) Ansible
7 3 (2.13%) Bcfg2
7 3 (2.13%) logstash
7 3 (2.13%) Ganeti
7 3 (2.13%) WSUS
7 3 (2.13%) SCCM
8 1 (0.71%) Data Guard
8 1 (0.71%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 1 (0.71%) Nessus
8 1 (0.71%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 53 (37.59%) Zend
2 39 (27.66%) VMware
3 38 (26.95%) Red Hat
4 21 (14.89%) Citrix
5 15 (10.64%) Oracle
6 6 (4.26%) Microsoft
7 5 (3.55%) Wyse
8 3 (2.13%) SAP
9 2 (1.42%) Google
10 1 (0.71%) Rackspace
10 1 (0.71%) Cisco
10 1 (0.71%) IBM
10 1 (0.71%) Sun
10 1 (0.71%) Micro Focus