The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 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 South West 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache HTTP Server
Rank 75 83 95
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +12
Contract jobs citing Apache 68 28 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 2.24% 1.31% 1.31%
As % of the Application Platforms category 13.52% 8.59% 7.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 11 16
Average daily rate
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£375 £313 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £415 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+1.66% -23.07%
Application Platforms Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
503 326 512
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 16.54% 15.23% 16.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 335 201 323
Average daily rate £340 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £201 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 17 16
Average hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -17.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.80 £15.74 £19.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.60 £23.75 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.84 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-11.36% -5.00%
Apache
England

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 1 August 2014.

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 1 August 2014. 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 +4 35 £375 +36.36% 3
Gloucestershire -5 12 £438 - 7
Somerset -12 8 £290 -5.46% 2
Devon -7 6 £315 -17.64% 3
Wiltshire -4 4 £325 - 1
Dorset +3 1 £475 +46.15% 1
Apache
England

Apache
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 84 (70.59%) Linux
2 59 (49.58%) MySQL
3 52 (43.70%) PHP
4 48 (40.34%) CentOS
5 44 (36.97%) Java
5 44 (36.97%) Perl
6 43 (36.13%) Red Hat
6 43 (36.13%) DevOps
7 42 (35.29%) Ruby
8 39 (32.77%) VMware
9 38 (31.93%) Bash Shell
10 37 (31.09%) Windows
11 35 (29.41%) HTML
12 34 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
13 32 (26.89%) SQL
13 32 (26.89%) OO
13 32 (26.89%) LAMP
14 31 (26.05%) JavaScript
14 31 (26.05%) Puppet
15 29 (24.37%) PostgreSQL
16 28 (23.53%) Python
16 28 (23.53%) nginx
17 27 (22.69%) VMware Infrastructure
18 25 (21.01%) Samba
19 24 (20.17%) Software Engineering
20 23 (19.33%) Tomcat
20 23 (19.33%) CSS
21 22 (18.49%) LDAP
21 22 (18.49%) Debian
21 22 (18.49%) Open Source

Apache
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 28 (23.53%) nginx
2 23 (19.33%) Tomcat
3 14 (11.76%) IIS
3 14 (11.76%) Confluence
4 12 (10.08%) MediaWiki
5 4 (3.36%) MS Exchange
5 4 (3.36%) WebSphere
6 3 (2.52%) Drupal
6 3 (2.52%) Moodle
7 1 (0.84%) Joomla!
7 1 (0.84%) Mule
7 1 (0.84%) GlassFish
7 1 (0.84%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.84%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.84%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.84%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.84%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.84%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 11 (9.24%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.84%) GIMP
2 1 (0.84%) MS Office
2 1 (0.84%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.84%) LabWindows
1 1 (0.84%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.72%) Amazon EC2
1 8 (6.72%) Amazon S3
1 8 (6.72%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.84%) GitHub
2 1 (0.84%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (18.49%) LDAP
2 21 (17.65%) SNMP
3 20 (16.81%) Firewall
4 17 (14.29%) VPN
5 15 (12.61%) LAN
5 15 (12.61%) WAN
6 14 (11.76%) Network Security
6 14 (11.76%) SSH
7 13 (10.92%) IPv6
8 12 (10.08%) IPsec
8 12 (10.08%) OSPF
8 12 (10.08%) BGP
8 12 (10.08%) EIGRP
9 9 (7.56%) DNS
10 8 (6.72%) TCP/IP
11 7 (5.88%) SMTP
12 3 (2.52%) HTTP
13 2 (1.68%) FTP
13 2 (1.68%) VLAN
14 1 (0.84%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (49.58%) MySQL
2 29 (24.37%) PostgreSQL
3 15 (12.61%) SQL Server
4 13 (10.92%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.68%) MS Access
6 1 (0.84%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.84%) MarkLogic
6 1 (0.84%) Apache Accumulo
6 1 (0.84%) Apache Hive
6 1 (0.84%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.84%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 22 (18.49%) Git (software)
2 20 (16.81%) Subversion
2 20 (16.81%) Jenkins
3 15 (12.61%) JIRA
3 15 (12.61%) JUnit
4 14 (11.76%) PHPUnit
4 14 (11.76%) Hudson
5 6 (5.04%) Eclipse
6 5 (4.20%) FitNesse
7 1 (0.84%) Maven
7 1 (0.84%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.84%) LabVIEW
7 1 (0.84%) Bugzilla
7 1 (0.84%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 6 (5.04%) Finance
2 4 (3.36%) Aerospace
3 2 (1.68%) Electronics
4 1 (0.84%) Marketing
4 1 (0.84%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.84%) Automotive
4 1 (0.84%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 47 (39.50%) Developer
2 25 (21.01%) Linux Administrator
2 25 (21.01%) Administrator
3 24 (20.17%) DevOps Engineer
4 16 (13.45%) Linux Engineer
4 16 (13.45%) Java Developer
5 14 (11.76%) Systems Administrator
5 14 (11.76%) PHP Developer
5 14 (11.76%) Python Developer
6 12 (10.08%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 11 (9.24%) Software Engineer
8 10 (8.40%) Designer
9 8 (6.72%) Systems Engineer
9 8 (6.72%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 5 (4.20%) Senior Software Engineer
10 5 (4.20%) Architect
11 4 (3.36%) QA Engineer
12 3 (2.52%) Build Engineer
12 3 (2.52%) Software Architect
13 2 (1.68%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (29.41%) HTML
2 32 (26.89%) LAMP
3 23 (19.33%) CSS
4 19 (15.97%) Zend Framework
5 18 (15.13%) jQuery
6 15 (12.61%) XML
7 14 (11.76%) HTML5
7 14 (11.76%) Spring
8 13 (10.92%) Hibernate
8 13 (10.92%) Web Services
9 10 (8.40%) J2EE
10 6 (5.04%) JSP
11 4 (3.36%) .NET
12 3 (2.52%) Ajax
12 3 (2.52%) CSS3
13 2 (1.68%) JDBC
13 2 (1.68%) XSLT
13 2 (1.68%) REST
14 1 (0.84%) Ruby on Rails
14 1 (0.84%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 22 (18.49%) Open Source
2 12 (10.08%) Wiki
3 3 (2.52%) VLE
4 2 (1.68%) Clustering
5 1 (0.84%) PKI
5 1 (0.84%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.84%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 84 (70.59%) Linux
2 48 (40.34%) CentOS
3 37 (31.09%) Windows
4 22 (18.49%) Debian
5 19 (15.97%) Ubuntu
6 15 (12.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 15 (12.61%) UNIX
7 12 (10.08%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (2.52%) Scientific Linux
8 3 (2.52%) SELinux
9 2 (1.68%) SUSE
10 1 (0.84%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.84%) Solaris
10 1 (0.84%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (36.13%) DevOps
2 34 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
3 32 (26.89%) OO
4 24 (20.17%) Software Engineering
5 21 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (11.76%) Capacity Planning
6 14 (11.76%) Problem Management
6 14 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
7 12 (10.08%) Data Modelling
8 10 (8.40%) OOD
8 10 (8.40%) Load Balancing
8 10 (8.40%) Time Management
9 8 (6.72%) Configuration Management
10 7 (5.88%) Scrum
11 6 (5.04%) Web Development
11 6 (5.04%) Automated Testing
12 5 (4.20%) Refactoring
13 3 (2.52%) TDD
14 2 (1.68%) Project Management
14 2 (1.68%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 52 (43.70%) PHP
2 44 (36.97%) Java
2 44 (36.97%) Perl
3 42 (35.29%) Ruby
4 38 (31.93%) Bash Shell
5 32 (26.89%) SQL
6 31 (26.05%) JavaScript
7 28 (23.53%) Python
8 7 (5.88%) Shell Script
9 5 (4.20%) PHP5
10 4 (3.36%) PL/SQL
11 3 (2.52%) C
11 3 (2.52%) C++
12 2 (1.68%) C#
12 2 (1.68%) VB
13 1 (0.84%) VB6
13 1 (0.84%) XPath
13 1 (0.84%) Groovy
13 1 (0.84%) VC++
13 1 (0.84%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (10.08%) Security Cleared
2 10 (8.40%) SC Cleared
3 8 (6.72%) Degree
4 3 (2.52%) CCNA
4 3 (2.52%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.68%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.72%) QA
System Software
1 27 (22.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (21.01%) Samba
3 21 (17.65%) Postfix
4 12 (10.08%) XenServer
5 10 (8.40%) NFS
6 7 (5.88%) qmail
6 7 (5.88%) Squid
7 5 (4.20%) Sendmail
7 5 (4.20%) Active Directory
8 3 (2.52%) Xen
8 3 (2.52%) KVM
9 2 (1.68%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.84%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 31 (26.05%) Puppet
2 16 (13.45%) ZABBIX
3 10 (8.40%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (6.72%) Nagios
4 8 (6.72%) Cacti
5 3 (2.52%) YUM
5 3 (2.52%) Salt
6 2 (1.68%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 1 (0.84%) Red Hat Satellite
7 1 (0.84%) logstash
7 1 (0.84%) Ansible
Vendors
1 43 (36.13%) Red Hat
2 39 (32.77%) VMware
3 19 (15.97%) Zend
4 14 (11.76%) Citrix
5 12 (10.08%) Cisco
6 9 (7.56%) Oracle
7 8 (6.72%) JBoss
7 8 (6.72%) Microsoft
7 8 (6.72%) NetApp
7 8 (6.72%) Percona
8 1 (0.84%) Jaspersoft
8 1 (0.84%) SAP
8 1 (0.84%) McAfee
8 1 (0.84%) Juniper
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