The table below looks at the statistics for Apache FOP skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apache FOP over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Formatting Objects Processor (FOP)
Rank - 660 641
Contract jobs citing Apache FOP 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - 0.002% 0.002%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.006% 0.006%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £600 -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £600 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
16462 16144 15521
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 30.76% 28.22% 27.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 11405 11120 10101
Median daily rate £415 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 193 302 174
Median hourly rate £41.00 £37.45 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.47% +7.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.44 £17.20 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £45.00 £71.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

Apache FOP
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Apache FOP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Apache FOP Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Apache FOP
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Apache FOP within the UK.

Apache FOP Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Apache FOP
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Apache FOP within the UK.

Apache FOP Hourly Rate Trend in the UK