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 27 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Sling
Rank 591 568 531
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -37
Contract jobs citing Apache Sling 8 2 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.015% 0.004% 0.020%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.057% 0.014% 0.072%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 1
Average daily rate
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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
14151 14119 12451
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 26.37% 27.20% 27.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 9202 8972 7852
Average daily rate £388 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £546 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 179 221 325
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.31 £16.87 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £53.50 £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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 27 March 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 27 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +8 8 £450 -
England -3 8 £450 -
City of London - 6 £450 -

Apache Sling
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 33 (100.00%) Adobe CQ
2 31 (93.94%) Java
3 29 (87.88%) JSP
4 28 (84.85%) J2EE
5 24 (72.73%) Servlets
5 24 (72.73%) Jackrabbit
6 22 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
7 21 (63.64%) Java SE
7 21 (63.64%) Kalman Filter
8 20 (60.61%) Web Development
8 20 (60.61%) Adobe
9 19 (57.58%) Maven
9 19 (57.58%) TDD
9 19 (57.58%) Continuous Integration
10 18 (54.55%) Apache Felix
11 17 (51.52%) Mockito
11 17 (51.52%) Git (software)
11 17 (51.52%) Subversion
11 17 (51.52%) JUnit
12 16 (48.48%) CMS
13 14 (42.42%) SEO
14 12 (36.36%) Spring
15 11 (33.33%) RESTful
16 10 (30.30%) Content Management
16 10 (30.30%) Middleware
17 9 (27.27%) JSR 170
18 8 (24.24%) Marketing
18 8 (24.24%) JavaScript
19 7 (21.21%) .NET
19 7 (21.21%) SOA

Apache Sling
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 33 (100.00%) Adobe CQ
2 16 (48.48%) CMS
3 3 (9.09%) WebSphere
3 3 (9.09%) JBoss
4 2 (6.06%) Magnolia
4 2 (6.06%) WebSphere Portal
4 2 (6.06%) Liferay
5 1 (3.03%) Apache
5 1 (3.03%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (9.09%) MS Visio
1 3 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.03%) Photoshop
2 1 (3.03%) InDesign
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (72.73%) Jackrabbit
Development Applications
1 19 (57.58%) Maven
2 17 (51.52%) Git (software)
2 17 (51.52%) Mockito
2 17 (51.52%) JUnit
2 17 (51.52%) Subversion
3 5 (15.15%) Selenium
4 2 (6.06%) Jenkins
5 1 (3.03%) Ant
5 1 (3.03%) Eclipse
General
1 8 (24.24%) Marketing
2 5 (15.15%) Publishing
3 4 (12.12%) Retail
4 2 (6.06%) Retail Banking
4 2 (6.06%) Banking
4 2 (6.06%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (75.76%) Developer
2 22 (66.67%) Java Developer
3 7 (21.21%) Architect
4 3 (9.09%) Java Web Developer
4 3 (9.09%) Web Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Senior Consultant
5 2 (6.06%) Consultant
5 2 (6.06%) Senior Architect
6 1 (3.03%) AWS Architect
6 1 (3.03%) CMS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (87.88%) JSP
2 28 (84.85%) J2EE
3 24 (72.73%) Servlets
4 21 (63.64%) Java SE
5 18 (54.55%) Apache Felix
6 12 (36.36%) Spring
7 11 (33.33%) RESTful
8 10 (30.30%) Middleware
9 9 (27.27%) JSR 170
10 7 (21.21%) REST
10 7 (21.21%) .NET
11 6 (18.18%) HTML
11 6 (18.18%) CSS
11 6 (18.18%) Apache Flex
12 5 (15.15%) HTML5
12 5 (15.15%) Web Services
13 4 (12.12%) ASP.NET
13 4 (12.12%) CSS3
13 4 (12.12%) WCF
14 3 (9.09%) OSGi
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Taxonomies
2 1 (3.03%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.15%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (63.64%) Kalman Filter
3 20 (60.61%) Web Development
4 19 (57.58%) TDD
4 19 (57.58%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (42.42%) SEO
6 10 (30.30%) Content Management
7 7 (21.21%) Digital Marketing
7 7 (21.21%) SOA
8 6 (18.18%) Web Analytics
8 6 (18.18%) Analytics
9 5 (15.15%) Test Automation
9 5 (15.15%) Workflow
9 5 (15.15%) Scrum
9 5 (15.15%) RUP
10 3 (9.09%) Asset Management
11 2 (6.06%) E-Commerce
11 2 (6.06%) OOP
11 2 (6.06%) OOA/OOD
11 2 (6.06%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 31 (93.94%) Java
2 8 (24.24%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.03%) SQL
3 1 (3.03%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 20 (60.61%) Adobe
2 3 (9.09%) IBM
3 2 (6.06%) Oracle
3 2 (6.06%) FatWire
4 1 (3.03%) Cognizant