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 27 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache HTTP Server (httpd)
Rank 98 93 115
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +22
Contract jobs citing Apache 45 48 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.45% 1.51% 0.48%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.62% 7.26% 2.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 38 5
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£375 £406 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +20.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £335 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £450 £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
- +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Average hourly rate £37.00 - -
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 South West region.

Application Platforms Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
522 661 393
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 16.80% 20.81% 17.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 316 409 247
Average daily rate £360 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £482 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 16 7
Average hourly rate £20.19 £20.00 £24.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.92% -18.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £13.25 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £55.00 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%

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 27 April 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 27 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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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 +8 25 £375 -9.09% 9
Somerset +11 7 £338 +12.50% 1
Devon +9 6 £313 - 2
Wiltshire +1 4 £425 +13.33% 3
Gloucestershire -21 2 £418 -7.22% 4
Apache
England

Apache
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 85 (83.33%) Linux
2 68 (66.67%) MySQL
3 59 (57.84%) CentOS
4 57 (55.88%) PHP
5 52 (50.98%) HTML
5 52 (50.98%) Continuous Integration
6 49 (48.04%) Agile Software Development
7 47 (46.08%) Git (software)
8 43 (42.16%) Java
8 43 (42.16%) JavaScript
9 40 (39.22%) HTML5
10 37 (36.27%) jQuery
11 35 (34.31%) Software Engineering
12 34 (33.33%) SQL
12 34 (33.33%) Zend
13 33 (32.35%) Doctrine
14 32 (31.37%) PHPUnit
14 32 (31.37%) Zend Framework
15 31 (30.39%) Red Hat
16 29 (28.43%) Mentoring
17 27 (26.47%) VMware
18 26 (25.49%) Finance
18 26 (25.49%) Automated Testing
18 26 (25.49%) Refactoring
19 24 (23.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 24 (23.53%) Puppet
19 24 (23.53%) Firewall
20 23 (22.55%) Windows
21 22 (21.57%) Tomcat
22 18 (17.65%) Debian

Apache
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 (21.57%) Tomcat
2 18 (17.65%) IIS
3 15 (14.71%) nginx
4 13 (12.75%) JBoss
5 12 (11.76%) Confluence
5 12 (11.76%) MediaWiki
6 9 (8.82%) WebSphere
7 7 (6.86%) Drupal
7 7 (6.86%) SharePoint
8 5 (4.90%) MS Exchange
9 4 (3.92%) Apache Solr
10 3 (2.94%) Elasticsearch
10 3 (2.94%) iPlanet
10 3 (2.94%) IBM HTTP Server
10 3 (2.94%) WebSphere Portal
11 2 (1.96%) CMS
12 1 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2003
12 1 (0.98%) Apache ServiceMix
12 1 (0.98%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.98%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.98%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (23.53%) Firewall
2 18 (17.65%) VPN
3 13 (12.75%) IPsec
4 12 (11.76%) LDAP
5 11 (10.78%) LAN
5 11 (10.78%) WAN
6 10 (9.80%) Network Security
7 9 (8.82%) DNS
8 8 (7.84%) IPv6
8 8 (7.84%) OSPF
8 8 (7.84%) BGP
8 8 (7.84%) EIGRP
9 6 (5.88%) DHCP
10 4 (3.92%) TCP/IP
11 3 (2.94%) SSL
11 3 (2.94%) HTTP
12 2 (1.96%) HTTPS
12 2 (1.96%) SAN
12 2 (1.96%) VLAN
13 1 (0.98%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (66.67%) MySQL
2 14 (13.73%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (9.80%) SQL Server
4 8 (7.84%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.96%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.98%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.98%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 47 (46.08%) Git (software)
2 32 (31.37%) PHPUnit
3 15 (14.71%) Hudson
3 15 (14.71%) Subversion
3 15 (14.71%) Jenkins
4 12 (11.76%) JIRA
5 9 (8.82%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.98%) Maven
6 1 (0.98%) Rational Rhapsody
6 1 (0.98%) Rational DOORS
General
1 26 (25.49%) Finance
2 6 (5.88%) Military
3 1 (0.98%) Multimedia
3 1 (0.98%) Publishing
3 1 (0.98%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 39 (38.24%) Developer
2 23 (22.55%) PHP Developer
3 22 (21.57%) Administrator
4 19 (18.63%) Software Engineer
5 15 (14.71%) Linux Administrator
6 14 (13.73%) DevOps Engineer
7 11 (10.78%) Systems Administrator
8 10 (9.80%) Senior Software Engineer
9 9 (8.82%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 9 (8.82%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 8 (7.84%) Java Developer
11 6 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 6 (5.88%) Drupal Developer
12 5 (4.90%) Designer
12 5 (4.90%) PHP Zend Developer
12 5 (4.90%) Analyst
13 3 (2.94%) Systems Engineer
13 3 (2.94%) Technical Analyst
13 3 (2.94%) WebSphere Administrator
13 3 (2.94%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (50.98%) HTML
2 40 (39.22%) HTML5
3 37 (36.27%) jQuery
4 33 (32.35%) Doctrine
5 32 (31.37%) Zend Framework
6 14 (13.73%) CSS
7 9 (8.82%) JSP
8 7 (6.86%) LAMP
9 6 (5.88%) .NET
9 6 (5.88%) Web Services
10 4 (3.92%) XML
11 3 (2.94%) WebSphere MQ
11 3 (2.94%) WebCenter
11 3 (2.94%) CSS3
12 2 (1.96%) Laravel
12 2 (1.96%) RESTful
12 2 (1.96%) Symfony
12 2 (1.96%) Spring
12 2 (1.96%) J2EE
13 1 (0.98%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.76%) Wiki
2 7 (6.86%) Clustering
3 6 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.96%) Derivative
5 1 (0.98%) Photography
5 1 (0.98%) Open Source
5 1 (0.98%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.98%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 85 (83.33%) Linux
2 59 (57.84%) CentOS
3 24 (23.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 23 (22.55%) Windows
5 18 (17.65%) Debian
6 16 (15.69%) Ubuntu
7 13 (12.75%) Windows Server 2003
8 12 (11.76%) UNIX
9 5 (4.90%) Windows 7
10 4 (3.92%) Solaris
11 3 (2.94%) AIX
11 3 (2.94%) VMS
11 3 (2.94%) zOS
11 3 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (1.96%) Amazon Linux
13 1 (0.98%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (50.98%) Continuous Integration
2 49 (48.04%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (34.31%) Software Engineering
4 29 (28.43%) Mentoring
5 26 (25.49%) Automated Testing
5 26 (25.49%) Refactoring
6 16 (15.69%) DevOps
7 11 (10.78%) Build Automation
8 9 (8.82%) Web Development
8 9 (8.82%) Capacity Planning
8 9 (8.82%) Disaster Recovery
8 9 (8.82%) Configuration Management
9 8 (7.84%) Load Balancing
10 7 (6.86%) Time Management
10 7 (6.86%) Data Modelling
11 6 (5.88%) Performance Monitoring
11 6 (5.88%) Database Theory
11 6 (5.88%) Relational Database Theory
12 5 (4.90%) OO
12 5 (4.90%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 57 (55.88%) PHP
2 43 (42.16%) Java
2 43 (42.16%) JavaScript
3 34 (33.33%) SQL
4 16 (15.69%) Perl
4 16 (15.69%) Bash Shell
5 15 (14.71%) Ruby
6 14 (13.73%) Python
7 4 (3.92%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.98%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.98%) Scala
8 1 (0.98%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (7.84%) Security Cleared
2 7 (6.86%) CCNA
2 7 (6.86%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (4.90%) SC Cleared
4 4 (3.92%) RHCE
4 4 (3.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (2.94%) Degree
6 1 (0.98%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.98%) QA
System Software
1 16 (15.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (14.71%) Postfix
2 15 (14.71%) Active Directory
2 15 (14.71%) Samba
3 12 (11.76%) iptables
4 9 (8.82%) XenServer
4 9 (8.82%) vSphere
5 7 (6.86%) Varnish
6 5 (4.90%) XenApp
7 3 (2.94%) Xen
8 1 (0.98%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.98%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.98%) NFS
Systems Management
1 24 (23.53%) Puppet
2 15 (14.71%) ZABBIX
3 11 (10.78%) Salt
4 9 (8.82%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (7.84%) Ansible
6 7 (6.86%) SELinux
6 7 (6.86%) Red Hat Satellite
7 6 (5.88%) yum
8 3 (2.94%) Ganeti
8 3 (2.94%) logstash
8 3 (2.94%) Bcfg2
9 2 (1.96%) WSUS
10 1 (0.98%) SCCM
10 1 (0.98%) Nagios
10 1 (0.98%) Nessus
10 1 (0.98%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 34 (33.33%) Zend
2 31 (30.39%) Red Hat
3 27 (26.47%) VMware
4 14 (13.73%) Citrix
5 9 (8.82%) Oracle
6 7 (6.86%) Microsoft
7 5 (4.90%) Wyse
8 2 (1.96%) Cisco
9 1 (0.98%) Dell
9 1 (0.98%) Google