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 1 October 2014 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 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache HTTP Server
Rank 123 178 166
Rank change year-on-year
+55 -12
Contract jobs citing Apache 948 656 703
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.66% 1.25% 1.22%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.37% 7.10% 7.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 593 413 430
Average daily rate
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£390 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £257 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +11.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 5 10
Average hourly rate £29.75 £30.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.83% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.70 £27.00 £23.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £38.60 £46.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.75 £27.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+8.18% -25.67%

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
10113 9239 10008
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 17.68% 17.54% 17.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 6178 5514 5631
Average daily rate £375 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £345 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.34% +2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 382 369 506
Average hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.63% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.29 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £38.50 £39.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

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 1 October 2014.

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 1 October 2014.

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 1 October 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
England +58 890 £400 +5.61% 276
London +52 464 £400 -2.43% 109
South East +35 139 £400 +6.66% 51
South West +27 88 £398 +10.03% 23
City of London +2 58 £400 -5.88% 27
East of England -7 58 £413 +10.73% 14
Bristol +30 51 £400 +23.07% 13
Hampshire +16 46 £400 -6.43% 5
North West -1 42 £350 +13.63% 22
Berkshire +24 34 £336 -7.24% 15
Scotland -4 30 £325 - 11
West Midlands +1 29 £300 -20.00% 10
Yorkshire -8 29 £400 +23.07% 32
West Yorkshire -4 25 £400 +23.07% 20
Southampton +13 22 £420 +12.00% 2
East Midlands +7 21 £325 -16.12% 13
Cambridgeshire +5 20 £390 +7.58% 6
Hertfordshire -13 20 £419 +4.68% 4
Surrey +4 17 £438 +9.37% 10
Leeds -2 17 £400 +23.07% 13
Oxfordshire -3 16 £438 +9.37% 8
Edinburgh +1 15 £323 +13.15% 5
North East -27 15 £325 +15.04% 2
Northamptonshire +2 14 £331 -14.51% 3
Cambridge -2 14 £395 +5.33% 4
Cheshire -4 14 £375 +18.48% 5
Glasgow -15 14 £350 +3.70% 5
Newcastle upon Tyne -27 13 £300 -7.69% 2
Tyne and Wear -28 13 £300 +6.19% 2
Northampton +1 12 £338 -12.90% 1

Apache
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 1115 (63.82%) Linux
2 685 (39.21%) Java
3 661 (37.84%) MySQL
4 593 (33.94%) Agile Software Development
5 554 (31.71%) PHP
6 493 (28.22%) JavaScript
6 493 (28.22%) Tomcat
7 462 (26.45%) HTML
8 402 (23.01%) Web Services
9 399 (22.84%) Oracle
10 367 (21.01%) UNIX
11 360 (20.61%) CSS
12 357 (20.44%) Git (software)
13 348 (19.92%) SQL
14 324 (18.55%) Red Hat
15 322 (18.43%) Puppet
16 316 (18.09%) DevOps
17 303 (17.34%) jQuery
18 294 (16.83%) Windows
19 286 (16.37%) Jenkins
20 278 (15.91%) XML
21 269 (15.40%) Python
21 269 (15.40%) Continuous Integration
22 267 (15.28%) Perl
23 260 (14.88%) Open Source
24 251 (14.37%) LAMP
25 250 (14.31%) VMware
26 248 (14.20%) OO
27 237 (13.57%) Scrum
28 236 (13.51%) Spring

Apache
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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
1 493 (28.22%) Tomcat
2 201 (11.51%) IIS
3 184 (10.53%) WebLogic
4 155 (8.87%) WebSphere
5 148 (8.47%) nginx
6 96 (5.50%) CMS
7 66 (3.78%) IBM HTTP Server
8 62 (3.55%) WebSphere Application Server
9 61 (3.49%) Drupal
10 45 (2.58%) Confluence
11 43 (2.46%) Elasticsearch
12 37 (2.12%) Node.js
13 36 (2.06%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 33 (1.89%) Apache Solr
15 29 (1.66%) Jetty
16 28 (1.60%) OpenStack
17 27 (1.55%) WordPress
17 27 (1.55%) Liferay
18 25 (1.43%) SharePoint
19 21 (1.20%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 64 (3.66%) MS Excel
2 20 (1.14%) MS PowerPoint
3 16 (0.92%) Photoshop
3 16 (0.92%) MS Office
4 11 (0.63%) MS Project
5 6 (0.34%) Fireworks
6 5 (0.29%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.11%) GIMP
8 1 (0.057%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 22 (1.26%) Magento
2 17 (0.97%) Oracle Applications
3 12 (0.69%) Oracle EBS
4 10 (0.57%) Oracle BPM
5 7 (0.40%) Oracle EBS R12
6 4 (0.23%) ENOVIA
6 4 (0.23%) Summit
6 4 (0.23%) WebTrends
7 3 (0.17%) RMDS
7 3 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
7 3 (0.17%) osCommerce
7 3 (0.17%) Cordys
8 2 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 2 (0.11%) LabWindows
8 2 (0.11%) SAP CRM
8 2 (0.11%) Oracle ERP
8 2 (0.11%) CSG Singleview
8 2 (0.11%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
8 2 (0.11%) Zen Cart
9 1 (0.057%) Sage 300 ERP
Cloud Services
1 168 (9.62%) Amazon AWS
2 87 (4.98%) Amazon EC2
3 65 (3.72%) Amazon S3
4 33 (1.89%) SaaS
5 25 (1.43%) Cloud Computing
6 20 (1.14%) Amazon ELB
7 12 (0.69%) Google Apps
8 9 (0.52%) GitHub
8 9 (0.52%) Google App Engine
9 8 (0.46%) Route 53
10 7 (0.40%) ElastiCache
10 7 (0.40%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 6 (0.34%) Microsoft Azure
11 6 (0.34%) Rackspace Cloud
12 5 (0.29%) IBM SmartCloud
12 5 (0.29%) PaaS
13 4 (0.23%) IaaS
14 2 (0.11%) CloudFront
14 2 (0.11%) Amazon SQS
15 1 (0.057%) Joyent
Communications & Networking
1 208 (11.91%) DNS
2 190 (10.88%) HTTP
3 150 (8.59%) Internet
4 141 (8.07%) SSL
5 122 (6.98%) Firewall
6 109 (6.24%) LDAP
7 100 (5.72%) TCP/IP
8 75 (4.29%) SSH
9 71 (4.06%) SAN
10 58 (3.32%) VPN
11 50 (2.86%) IPsec
12 46 (2.63%) WAN
13 42 (2.40%) DHCP
14 41 (2.35%) FTP
14 41 (2.35%) Intranet
15 40 (2.29%) BIG-IP
16 39 (2.23%) Network Security
16 39 (2.23%) SNMP
16 39 (2.23%) LAN
17 34 (1.95%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 661 (37.84%) MySQL
2 179 (10.25%) SQL Server
3 143 (8.19%) PostgreSQL
4 127 (7.27%) Relational Database
5 104 (5.95%) MongoDB
6 99 (5.67%) Oracle Database
7 83 (4.75%) NoSQL
8 69 (3.95%) RDBMS
9 61 (3.49%) Big Data
10 56 (3.21%) Hadoop
11 48 (2.75%) Apache Cassandra
12 39 (2.23%) Redis
13 37 (2.12%) Oracle Database 11g
14 27 (1.55%) Amazon RDS
14 27 (1.55%) CouchDB
15 25 (1.43%) Apache Hive
15 25 (1.43%) DB2
16 21 (1.20%) Oracle Database 10g
17 19 (1.09%) Amazon Redshift
18 18 (1.03%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 357 (20.44%) Git (software)
2 286 (16.37%) Jenkins
3 234 (13.39%) Subversion
4 233 (13.34%) Maven
5 150 (8.59%) JIRA
6 126 (7.21%) Eclipse
7 122 (6.98%) Hudson
8 104 (5.95%) JUnit
9 97 (5.55%) Ant
10 77 (4.41%) PHPUnit
11 75 (4.29%) Selenium
12 40 (2.29%) Cucumber
13 33 (1.89%) Mercurial
14 30 (1.72%) Mockito
15 29 (1.66%) IntelliJ
16 27 (1.55%) JMeter
17 25 (1.43%) Introscope
18 21 (1.20%) Jasmine
19 19 (1.09%) Karma Test Runner
19 19 (1.09%) TeamCity
General
1 182 (10.42%) Finance
2 97 (5.55%) Banking
3 54 (3.09%) Retail
4 51 (2.92%) Marketing
5 42 (2.40%) Investment Banking
6 39 (2.23%) Telecoms
7 35 (2.00%) Games
8 24 (1.37%) Publishing
9 17 (0.97%) Front Office
10 14 (0.80%) Automotive
11 9 (0.52%) Financial Institution
11 9 (0.52%) Back Office
12 7 (0.40%) Electronics
12 7 (0.40%) Billing
13 6 (0.34%) Private Banking
14 5 (0.29%) Aerospace
14 5 (0.29%) Manufacturing
14 5 (0.29%) Advertising
15 4 (0.23%) Music Industry
16 3 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 689 (39.44%) Developer
2 200 (11.45%) Java Developer
3 193 (11.05%) PHP Developer
4 164 (9.39%) DevOps Engineer
5 138 (7.90%) Administrator
6 125 (7.16%) Architect
7 82 (4.69%) Web Developer
8 81 (4.64%) Linux Engineer
9 76 (4.35%) Systems Administrator
10 70 (4.01%) Systems Engineer
11 67 (3.84%) Consultant
12 66 (3.78%) Linux DevOps Engineer
13 58 (3.32%) Analyst
14 57 (3.26%) Senior Developer
15 55 (3.15%) Linux Administrator
16 53 (3.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
17 51 (2.92%) Software Engineer
18 47 (2.69%) Front-End Developer
19 44 (2.52%) Solutions Architect
20 39 (2.23%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 462 (26.45%) HTML
2 402 (23.01%) Web Services
3 360 (20.61%) CSS
4 303 (17.34%) jQuery
5 278 (15.91%) XML
6 251 (14.37%) LAMP
7 236 (13.51%) Spring
8 188 (10.76%) J2EE
9 183 (10.48%) HTML5
10 149 (8.53%) Ajax
11 148 (8.47%) Middleware
12 135 (7.73%) JSON
13 132 (7.56%) SOAP
14 130 (7.44%) Hibernate
15 128 (7.33%) JSP
16 102 (5.84%) REST
17 101 (5.78%) CSS3
18 98 (5.61%) RESTful
19 95 (5.44%) .NET
20 85 (4.87%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 260 (14.88%) Open Source
2 80 (4.58%) Computer Science
3 76 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
4 34 (1.95%) Clustering
5 33 (1.89%) User Experience
6 30 (1.72%) Management Information System
7 25 (1.43%) Data Integration
8 24 (1.37%) Digital Media
9 23 (1.32%) Algorithms
10 21 (1.20%) Replication
10 21 (1.20%) PKI
11 18 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
12 16 (0.92%) Wiki
12 16 (0.92%) GIS
12 16 (0.92%) N-Tier
12 16 (0.92%) Mobile App
13 15 (0.86%) Reference Data
14 12 (0.69%) E-Learning
15 11 (0.63%) Fixed Income
15 11 (0.63%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 1115 (63.82%) Linux
2 367 (21.01%) UNIX
3 294 (16.83%) Windows
4 224 (12.82%) CentOS
5 199 (11.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 84 (4.81%) Ubuntu
6 84 (4.81%) Solaris
7 61 (3.49%) Debian
8 58 (3.32%) Windows Server 2008
9 46 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
10 42 (2.40%) AIX
11 40 (2.29%) SUSE
12 33 (1.89%) Windows Server 2012
13 23 (1.32%) HPUX
14 21 (1.20%) Oracle Linux
15 17 (0.97%) Apple iOS
16 11 (0.63%) Windows 7
16 11 (0.63%) Android
17 9 (0.52%) SELinux
18 8 (0.46%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 593 (33.94%) Agile Software Development
2 316 (18.09%) DevOps
3 269 (15.40%) Continuous Integration
4 248 (14.20%) OO
5 237 (13.57%) Scrum
6 197 (11.28%) TDD
7 189 (10.82%) MVC
8 145 (8.30%) E-Commerce
9 131 (7.50%) Configuration Management
10 124 (7.10%) ITIL
11 110 (6.30%) Web Development
12 101 (5.78%) Software Engineering
13 100 (5.72%) Unit Testing
14 90 (5.15%) SOA
15 89 (5.09%) Load Balancing
16 77 (4.41%) Migration
17 70 (4.01%) OOP
18 67 (3.84%) Release Management
19 64 (3.66%) BDD
20 62 (3.55%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 685 (39.21%) Java
2 554 (31.71%) PHP
3 493 (28.22%) JavaScript
4 348 (19.92%) SQL
5 269 (15.40%) Python
6 267 (15.28%) Perl
7 191 (10.93%) Bash Shell
8 188 (10.76%) Ruby
9 149 (8.53%) Shell Script
10 65 (3.72%) PHP5
11 61 (3.49%) C
12 48 (2.75%) Korn
13 46 (2.63%) C++
14 38 (2.18%) PL/SQL
15 35 (2.00%) Jython
16 31 (1.77%) C#
17 28 (1.60%) PowerShell
18 22 (1.26%) sed
19 20 (1.14%) Scala
20 19 (1.09%) VB
Qualifications
1 94 (5.38%) Degree
2 89 (5.09%) Security Cleared
3 72 (4.12%) SC Cleared
4 30 (1.72%) Cisco Certification
5 26 (1.49%) CISSP
6 23 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
7 16 (0.92%) CCNA
8 14 (0.80%) CCIE
8 14 (0.80%) CCNP
8 14 (0.80%) RHCE
9 13 (0.74%) DV Cleared
10 12 (0.69%) Check Point Certification
11 9 (0.52%) ITIL Certification
12 8 (0.46%) ISTQB
12 8 (0.46%) ISEB
12 8 (0.46%) CCDP
12 8 (0.46%) CCSP
13 7 (0.40%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
13 7 (0.40%) ISEB Practitioner
14 6 (0.34%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 70 (4.01%) QA
2 28 (1.60%) PCI DSS
2 28 (1.60%) SLA
3 5 (0.29%) ISO 9001
4 4 (0.23%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.057%) WAI
5 1 (0.057%) COBIT
System Software
1 136 (7.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 61 (3.49%) Active Directory
3 51 (2.92%) NFS
4 39 (2.23%) Varnish
5 34 (1.95%) Postfix
6 33 (1.89%) vSphere
6 33 (1.89%) Samba
7 32 (1.83%) vCloud
8 29 (1.66%) Xen
9 25 (1.43%) XenServer
9 25 (1.43%) Squid
10 22 (1.26%) Oracle RAC
11 21 (1.20%) VMware ESX
12 20 (1.14%) Sendmail
12 20 (1.14%) KVM
13 14 (0.80%) Hyper-V
13 14 (0.80%) Snort
14 13 (0.74%) VMware ESXi
15 12 (0.69%) Firmware
16 11 (0.63%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 322 (18.43%) Puppet
2 198 (11.33%) Opscode Chef
3 132 (7.56%) Nagios
4 65 (3.72%) ZABBIX
5 45 (2.58%) Ansible
5 45 (2.58%) Cacti
6 36 (2.06%) Salt
7 33 (1.89%) Zenoss
7 33 (1.89%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 33 (1.89%) Vagrant
8 19 (1.09%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 19 (1.09%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 19 (1.09%) Tivoli
9 18 (1.03%) HAProxy
10 17 (0.97%) Kibana
10 17 (0.97%) Opsview
11 16 (0.92%) HP Quality Center
11 16 (0.92%) CA SiteMinder
11 16 (0.92%) Oozie
12 15 (0.86%) Graylog2
Vendors
1 399 (22.84%) Oracle
2 324 (18.55%) Red Hat
3 250 (14.31%) VMware
4 223 (12.76%) JBoss
5 127 (7.27%) Cisco
6 122 (6.98%) IBM
7 118 (6.75%) Microsoft
8 114 (6.53%) Zend
9 83 (4.75%) HP
10 66 (3.78%) NetApp
11 63 (3.61%) Citrix
12 44 (2.52%) Sun
13 43 (2.46%) F5
13 43 (2.46%) Google
14 35 (2.00%) EMC
15 34 (1.95%) Splunk
16 33 (1.89%) Rackspace
17 28 (1.60%) CheckPoint
18 27 (1.55%) ATG
19 26 (1.49%) Atlassian
Bristol Area
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 to £450 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
West Midlands
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Rate: £1.00 - £2.00 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
West Midlands
Montash
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
London
Clearwater People Solutions
Rate: £330 - £350 Per Day
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Montash
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
London
Purple Consultancy
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Rate: £300 - 400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Oxbridge Answers
Rate: Excellent market rates
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Rate: £1.00 - £2.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Networking People
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Austell, Cornwall
eCom Recruitment
Rate: Up to £220 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Yoh Company
Rate: £350 - £380 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bromley, Kent
Hays London City Projects
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
UK
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £450 to £750 per day - dependent on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
IT Rockstars Recruitment
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Somerset
Kainos Software
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £480.00 - £520.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Connectus
Rate: £488 per day
Posted: 5 days ago