The table below looks at the statistics for Apache 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 over the 3 months to 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache HTTP Server (httpd)
Rank 181 151 144
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -7
Contract jobs citing Apache 690 797 724
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.24% 1.51% 1.47%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.72% 8.43% 8.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 432 531 434
Average daily rate
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£400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £291 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £565
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
- +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 4 9
Average hourly rate £34.77 £30.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.00% +10.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £15.65 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £34.50 £37.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.77 £30.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+14.00% +10.90%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Application Platforms Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
10266 9458 8629
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.39% 17.87% 17.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 6491 5680 4837
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 328 364 438
Average hourly rate £20.80 £18.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.55% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.15 £40.25 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £16.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -15.38%

Apache
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Apache within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Apache Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Apache
Daily Rate Trend

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

Apache Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Apache
Daily Rate Histogram

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

Apache Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Apache
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Apache Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Apache
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Apache within the UK over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Apache Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Apache
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Apache within the UK over the 3 months to 3 July 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
England -41 629 £400 - 352
London -39 298 £425 +6.25% 154
South East -44 118 £375 -6.25% 60
Yorkshire -6 65 £375 +7.14% 38
City of London -1 63 £425 - 51
South West -10 59 £375 - 20
West Yorkshire -12 47 £375 -1.31% 31
Leeds -25 37 £378 - 28
North West -11 29 £300 -6.97% 28
East of England -9 28 £338 -21.73% 28
Hampshire -37 27 £350 -17.64% 11
West Sussex +5 25 £325 +2.76% 9
Surrey +3 24 £410 -3.81% 10
Scotland +4 22 £350 -6.66% 17
Wales +18 21 £388 -3.12% 3
Somerset +16 20 £356 +18.75% 1
Berkshire -1 18 £408 +25.38% 11
Manchester -6 17 £375 +16.27% 21
Bristol -16 17 £375 - 7
Yeovil 0 16 £338 +17.39%
West Midlands -4 16 £418 +70.40% 9
Crawley +8 15 £363 +13.28% 2
North East -11 15 £325 - 3
Hertfordshire -7 13 £275 -42.10% 3
East Midlands -8 13 £425 +23.63% 11
Newcastle upon Tyne -11 13 £338 -6.25% 2
Tyne and Wear -12 13 £338 -6.25% 2
Wiltshire +9 12 £350 +16.66% 7
Cambridgeshire 0 12 £350 -17.64% 19
Croydon -1 11 £438 +6.70%

Apache
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

1 901 (63.63%) Linux
2 690 (48.73%) Java
3 518 (36.58%) Tomcat
3 518 (36.58%) Agile Software Development
4 429 (30.30%) MySQL
5 360 (25.42%) PHP
6 338 (23.87%) SQL
7 328 (23.16%) Oracle
8 326 (23.02%) UNIX
9 325 (22.95%) Red Hat
10 323 (22.81%) JavaScript
11 313 (22.10%) HTML
12 302 (21.33%) Jenkins
13 299 (21.12%) Web Services
13 299 (21.12%) Continuous Integration
14 289 (20.41%) Windows
15 274 (19.35%) Python
16 272 (19.21%) Git (software)
17 269 (19.00%) DevOps
18 264 (18.64%) Puppet
19 243 (17.16%) CSS
20 239 (16.88%) Scrum
21 237 (16.74%) Amazon AWS
22 229 (16.17%) VMware
23 224 (15.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
24 210 (14.83%) IIS
25 205 (14.48%) TDD
26 200 (14.12%) Subversion
27 197 (13.91%) Perl
28 193 (13.63%) Open Source

Apache
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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
1 518 (36.58%) Tomcat
2 210 (14.83%) IIS
3 181 (12.78%) JBoss
4 173 (12.22%) nginx
5 140 (9.89%) WebSphere
6 110 (7.77%) WebLogic
7 68 (4.80%) Confluence
8 58 (4.10%) Node.js
9 52 (3.67%) WebSphere Application Server
10 46 (3.25%) Jetty
11 44 (3.11%) CMS
11 44 (3.11%) Apache Spark
12 38 (2.68%) Apache Solr
13 36 (2.54%) Elasticsearch
14 34 (2.40%) OpenStack
15 28 (1.98%) Drupal
15 28 (1.98%) IBM HTTP Server
16 26 (1.84%) SharePoint
17 23 (1.62%) GlassFish
17 23 (1.62%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 28 (1.98%) MS Excel
2 11 (0.78%) Photoshop
3 6 (0.42%) MS Visio
3 6 (0.42%) MS Office
4 5 (0.35%) MS Project
5 4 (0.28%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.14%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.071%) SPSS
7 1 (0.071%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 17 (1.20%) RMDS
1 17 (1.20%) Magento
2 10 (0.71%) Oracle BPM
3 7 (0.49%) Remedy ITSM
4 5 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (0.28%) WebTrends
6 3 (0.21%) Oracle EBS
6 3 (0.21%) Oracle Applications
6 3 (0.21%) Fredhopper
6 3 (0.21%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 2 (0.14%) Dynamics CRM
7 2 (0.14%) BusinessWorks
8 1 (0.071%) Oracle ERP
8 1 (0.071%) ENOVIA
8 1 (0.071%) BigMachines
8 1 (0.071%) ResourceLink
8 1 (0.071%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 237 (16.74%) Amazon AWS
2 82 (5.79%) Amazon EC2
3 42 (2.97%) Google Cloud Platform
4 36 (2.54%) Cloud Computing
5 27 (1.91%) Amazon S3
6 21 (1.48%) Google App Engine
7 17 (1.20%) SaaS
8 16 (1.13%) AWS CloudFormation
9 15 (1.06%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 15 (1.06%) Amazon EMR
10 13 (0.92%) PaaS
11 12 (0.85%) GitHub
11 12 (0.85%) Amazon Kinesis
12 10 (0.71%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 10 (0.71%) Microsoft Azure
13 9 (0.64%) IaaS
13 9 (0.64%) Amazon SQS
14 8 (0.56%) Route 53
14 8 (0.56%) Amazon ElastiCache
15 6 (0.42%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 170 (12.01%) HTTP
2 169 (11.94%) Firewall
3 149 (10.52%) DNS
4 123 (8.69%) TCP/IP
5 115 (8.12%) SSL
6 101 (7.13%) Internet
7 95 (6.71%) LDAP
8 87 (6.14%) SAN
9 76 (5.37%) VPN
10 52 (3.67%) WAN
10 52 (3.67%) IPsec
11 48 (3.39%) DHCP
12 42 (2.97%) LAN
13 41 (2.90%) Network Security
14 33 (2.33%) NAS
15 31 (2.19%) FTP
16 27 (1.91%) SMTP
17 23 (1.62%) SSH
18 20 (1.41%) Reverse Proxy
19 19 (1.34%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 429 (30.30%) MySQL
2 161 (11.37%) SQL Server
3 148 (10.45%) PostgreSQL
4 132 (9.32%) MongoDB
5 114 (8.05%) Hadoop
6 96 (6.78%) NoSQL
7 93 (6.57%) Oracle Database
8 90 (6.36%) Relational Database
9 61 (4.31%) Redis
10 55 (3.88%) Big Data
11 40 (2.82%) Apache Cassandra
11 40 (2.82%) RDBMS
12 32 (2.26%) DB2
13 31 (2.19%) Apache Hive
14 21 (1.48%) HBase
15 17 (1.20%) CouchDB
16 14 (0.99%) Oracle Database 11g
16 14 (0.99%) Amazon RDS
17 13 (0.92%) Riak
18 12 (0.85%) SimpleDB
Development Applications
1 302 (21.33%) Jenkins
2 272 (19.21%) Git (software)
3 200 (14.12%) Subversion
4 171 (12.08%) Maven
5 140 (9.89%) JIRA
6 95 (6.71%) JUnit
7 89 (6.29%) Eclipse
8 87 (6.14%) Hudson
9 65 (4.59%) Selenium
10 56 (3.95%) Ant
11 50 (3.53%) Mockito
12 45 (3.18%) Cucumber
12 45 (3.18%) Mercurial
13 44 (3.11%) TeamCity
14 41 (2.90%) Gradle
15 40 (2.82%) JMeter
16 39 (2.75%) Artifactory
17 30 (2.12%) Introscope
18 29 (2.05%) PHPUnit
19 25 (1.77%) Gerrit
General
1 178 (12.57%) Finance
2 68 (4.80%) Banking
3 46 (3.25%) Telecoms
4 42 (2.97%) Retail
5 32 (2.26%) Marketing
6 30 (2.12%) Investment Banking
7 21 (1.48%) Games
8 14 (0.99%) Military
9 13 (0.92%) Back Office
10 12 (0.85%) Front Office
11 11 (0.78%) Publishing
12 7 (0.49%) Legal
13 6 (0.42%) Manufacturing
14 5 (0.35%) Advertising
14 5 (0.35%) Automotive
14 5 (0.35%) Electronics
14 5 (0.35%) Private Banking
15 4 (0.28%) Financial Institution
16 3 (0.21%) Law
16 3 (0.21%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 462 (32.63%) Developer
2 166 (11.72%) Java Developer
3 153 (10.81%) DevOps Engineer
4 132 (9.32%) Architect
5 105 (7.42%) PHP Developer
6 96 (6.78%) Administrator
7 74 (5.23%) Analyst
8 64 (4.52%) Linux Engineer
9 61 (4.31%) Systems Administrator
10 57 (4.03%) Software Engineer
10 57 (4.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 56 (3.95%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 47 (3.32%) Consultant
12 47 (3.32%) Linux Administrator
13 45 (3.18%) Systems Engineer
14 43 (3.04%) Solutions Architect
14 43 (3.04%) Senior Developer
14 43 (3.04%) Applications Support
15 38 (2.68%) Linux Systems Administrator
16 34 (2.40%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 313 (22.10%) HTML
2 299 (21.12%) Web Services
3 243 (17.16%) CSS
4 191 (13.49%) Spring
5 184 (12.99%) J2EE
6 145 (10.24%) jQuery
7 137 (9.68%) .NET
8 132 (9.32%) XML
9 128 (9.04%) LAMP
10 124 (8.76%) HTML5
11 122 (8.62%) RESTful
12 121 (8.55%) Hibernate
13 110 (7.77%) Java EE
13 110 (7.77%) REST
14 94 (6.64%) JSP
15 91 (6.43%) SOAP
16 87 (6.14%) JSON
17 80 (5.65%) Middleware
18 59 (4.17%) CSS3
19 55 (3.88%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 71 (5.01%) Analytical Skills
2 56 (3.95%) Data Centre
3 54 (3.81%) Computer Science
4 49 (3.46%) Clustering
5 43 (3.04%) User Experience
6 33 (2.33%) PKI
7 26 (1.84%) Mobile App
8 25 (1.77%) Wiki
8 25 (1.77%) Fixed Income
9 23 (1.62%) Management Information System
10 21 (1.48%) Enterprise Software
11 19 (1.34%) Replication
12 17 (1.20%) W3C
13 16 (1.13%) Client/Server
14 15 (1.06%) Digital Media
15 13 (0.92%) GIS
16 12 (0.85%) Public Cloud
17 11 (0.78%) Enterprise Storage
17 11 (0.78%) FlexPod
17 11 (0.78%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 901 (63.63%) Linux
2 326 (23.02%) UNIX
3 289 (20.41%) Windows
4 224 (15.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 121 (8.55%) CentOS
6 88 (6.21%) Ubuntu
7 80 (5.65%) Solaris
8 35 (2.47%) Debian
9 31 (2.19%) AIX
10 26 (1.84%) Windows Server 2003
10 26 (1.84%) Windows Server 2008
11 17 (1.20%) Windows Server 2012
11 17 (1.20%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 16 (1.13%) SUSE
13 14 (0.99%) Android
14 7 (0.49%) Apple iOS
15 6 (0.42%) HPUX
16 5 (0.35%) zOS
16 5 (0.35%) Oracle Linux
16 5 (0.35%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 518 (36.58%) Agile Software Development
2 299 (21.12%) Continuous Integration
3 269 (19.00%) DevOps
4 239 (16.88%) Scrum
5 205 (14.48%) TDD
6 193 (13.63%) Open Source
7 180 (12.71%) OO
8 159 (11.23%) Configuration Management
9 138 (9.75%) Web Development
10 123 (8.69%) Load Balancing
11 119 (8.40%) MVC
12 116 (8.19%) Software Engineering
13 111 (7.84%) ITIL
14 108 (7.63%) E-Commerce
15 88 (6.21%) Unit Testing
16 87 (6.14%) BDD
17 79 (5.58%) SOA
18 64 (4.52%) Performance Tuning
19 61 (4.31%) SDLC
20 54 (3.81%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 690 (48.73%) Java
2 360 (25.42%) PHP
3 338 (23.87%) SQL
4 323 (22.81%) JavaScript
5 274 (19.35%) Python
6 197 (13.91%) Perl
7 178 (12.57%) Bash Shell
8 153 (10.81%) Ruby
9 114 (8.05%) Shell Script
10 60 (4.24%) C++
11 52 (3.67%) C#
12 42 (2.97%) C
13 40 (2.82%) PowerShell
14 38 (2.68%) Scala
15 37 (2.61%) PHP5
16 29 (2.05%) PL/SQL
17 17 (1.20%) Jython
18 13 (0.92%) Groovy
19 12 (0.85%) AWK
20 8 (0.56%) Ada
Qualifications
1 120 (8.47%) Security Cleared
2 89 (6.29%) SC Cleared
3 71 (5.01%) Degree
4 16 (1.13%) DV Cleared
5 14 (0.99%) RHCE
6 13 (0.92%) CISSP
6 13 (0.92%) Cisco Certification
7 12 (0.85%) CCNA
8 10 (0.71%) CISM
9 7 (0.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 7 (0.49%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (0.42%) Sun Certification
11 5 (0.35%) ISEB
12 4 (0.28%) CCNP
12 4 (0.28%) Microsoft Certification
12 4 (0.28%) LPIC
13 3 (0.21%) ISTQB
13 3 (0.21%) ISEB Practitioner
13 3 (0.21%) CISMP
13 3 (0.21%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (4.24%) QA
2 7 (0.49%) SLA
3 5 (0.35%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.28%) COBIT
4 4 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.071%) WAI
System Software
1 153 (10.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 68 (4.80%) Active Directory
3 54 (3.81%) Varnish
4 49 (3.46%) Docker
5 39 (2.75%) Xen
6 36 (2.54%) vCloud
7 35 (2.47%) vSphere
8 29 (2.05%) NFS
9 28 (1.98%) Samba
10 27 (1.91%) Hyper-V
11 26 (1.84%) Postfix
12 23 (1.62%) VMware ESX
12 23 (1.62%) iptables
13 20 (1.41%) KVM
14 19 (1.34%) Squid
15 16 (1.13%) XenServer
16 15 (1.06%) Oracle RAC
16 15 (1.06%) HDFS
17 13 (0.92%) VirtualBox
18 10 (0.71%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 264 (18.64%) Puppet
2 163 (11.51%) Opscode Chef
3 97 (6.85%) Nagios
4 96 (6.78%) Ansible
5 52 (3.67%) Salt
6 50 (3.53%) ZABBIX
7 48 (3.39%) HAProxy
8 37 (2.61%) Vagrant
9 34 (2.40%) Kibana
10 31 (2.19%) ITRS Geneos
11 29 (2.05%) BladeLogic
12 28 (1.98%) yum
13 27 (1.91%) Graphite
14 24 (1.69%) Opsview
15 22 (1.55%) logstash
16 20 (1.41%) Rundeck
16 20 (1.41%) Zenoss
17 17 (1.20%) Cacti
18 14 (0.99%) Icinga
19 13 (0.92%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 328 (23.16%) Oracle
2 325 (22.95%) Red Hat
3 229 (16.17%) VMware
4 106 (7.49%) Microsoft
5 94 (6.64%) IBM
6 72 (5.08%) Cisco
7 58 (4.10%) Google
8 52 (3.67%) Zend
9 50 (3.53%) Splunk
10 45 (3.18%) HP
11 44 (3.11%) Citrix
12 36 (2.54%) TIBCO
12 36 (2.54%) F5
13 31 (2.19%) hybris
13 31 (2.19%) Sun
14 27 (1.91%) EMC
15 24 (1.69%) Adobe
16 22 (1.55%) NetApp
17 20 (1.41%) Atlassian
17 20 (1.41%) Rackspace
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