The table below looks at the statistics for Apache Sling skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apache Sling over the 3 months to 1 May 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Sling
Rank 593 591 548
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -43
Contract jobs citing Apache Sling 7 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.007% 0.012%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.047% 0.027% 0.046%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 1
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£450 - £440
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £440
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
15010 14998 13126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 26.89% 27.53% 27.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 9741 9785 8213
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 191 216 369
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.86 £18.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £55.00 £44.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -

Apache Sling
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Apache Sling within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Apache Sling Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Apache Sling
Daily Rate Trend

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

Apache Sling Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Apache Sling
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Apache Sling within the UK over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

Apache Sling Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Apache Sling
Top 3 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Apache Sling within the UK over the 3 months to 1 May 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
London +3 7 £450 - 2
England -5 7 £450 - 2
City of London - 5 £450 -

Apache Sling
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Apache Sling 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 Sling.

1 28 (100.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 27 (96.43%) Java
3 25 (89.29%) J2EE
3 25 (89.29%) JSP
4 21 (75.00%) Jackrabbit
5 20 (71.43%) Servlets
6 18 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (64.29%) Web Development
6 18 (64.29%) Java SE
6 18 (64.29%) Kalman Filter
7 16 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
7 16 (57.14%) TDD
7 16 (57.14%) Adobe
8 15 (53.57%) Maven
9 14 (50.00%) Subversion
9 14 (50.00%) JUnit
9 14 (50.00%) Apache Felix
9 14 (50.00%) Git (software)
9 14 (50.00%) Mockito
10 13 (46.43%) CMS
11 12 (42.86%) SEO
12 11 (39.29%) Spring
13 10 (35.71%) RESTful
14 9 (32.14%) JSR 170
15 8 (28.57%) Marketing
15 8 (28.57%) Content Management
15 8 (28.57%) Middleware
16 7 (25.00%) .NET
16 7 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
17 6 (21.43%) Apache Flex

Apache Sling
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Apache Sling 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 Sling. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 28 (100.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 13 (46.43%) CMS
3 3 (10.71%) WebSphere
4 2 (7.14%) JBoss
4 2 (7.14%) WebSphere Portal
4 2 (7.14%) Liferay
4 2 (7.14%) Magnolia
5 1 (3.57%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) MS Visio
1 3 (10.71%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (75.00%) Jackrabbit
Development Applications
1 15 (53.57%) Maven
2 14 (50.00%) Subversion
2 14 (50.00%) JUnit
2 14 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 14 (50.00%) Mockito
3 5 (17.86%) Selenium
4 2 (7.14%) Jenkins
5 1 (3.57%) Ant
General
1 8 (28.57%) Marketing
2 4 (14.29%) Retail
2 4 (14.29%) Publishing
3 2 (7.14%) Retail Banking
3 2 (7.14%) Banking
3 2 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (75.00%) Developer
2 19 (67.86%) Java Developer
3 7 (25.00%) Architect
4 2 (7.14%) Java Web Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Web Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Senior Consultant
4 2 (7.14%) Consultant
4 2 (7.14%) Senior Architect
5 1 (3.57%) AWS Architect
5 1 (3.57%) CMS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (89.29%) J2EE
1 25 (89.29%) JSP
2 20 (71.43%) Servlets
3 18 (64.29%) Java SE
4 14 (50.00%) Apache Felix
5 11 (39.29%) Spring
6 10 (35.71%) RESTful
7 9 (32.14%) JSR 170
8 8 (28.57%) Middleware
9 7 (25.00%) .NET
10 6 (21.43%) Apache Flex
11 5 (17.86%) HTML5
11 5 (17.86%) REST
11 5 (17.86%) HTML
11 5 (17.86%) CSS
12 4 (14.29%) WCF
12 4 (14.29%) Web Services
12 4 (14.29%) ASP.NET
12 4 (14.29%) CSS3
13 2 (7.14%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Taxonomies
2 1 (3.57%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.86%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
1 18 (64.29%) Web Development
1 18 (64.29%) Kalman Filter
2 16 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
2 16 (57.14%) TDD
3 12 (42.86%) SEO
4 8 (28.57%) Content Management
5 7 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
6 6 (21.43%) Web Analytics
6 6 (21.43%) SOA
6 6 (21.43%) Analytics
7 5 (17.86%) Test Automation
7 5 (17.86%) RUP
7 5 (17.86%) Scrum
8 4 (14.29%) Workflow
9 2 (7.14%) Asset Management
9 2 (7.14%) E-Commerce
9 2 (7.14%) OOP
9 2 (7.14%) OOA/OOD
9 2 (7.14%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 27 (96.43%) Java
2 6 (21.43%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) Degree
Vendors
1 16 (57.14%) Adobe
2 3 (10.71%) IBM
3 2 (7.14%) FatWire
3 2 (7.14%) Oracle
4 1 (3.57%) Cognizant