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 27 January 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 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache HTTP Server (httpd)
Rank 155 157 175
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +18
Contract jobs citing Apache 698 643 551
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.37% 1.32% 1.21%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.71% 7.49% 6.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 462 427 361
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 £291 £277 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 7 7
Average hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.81 £18.33 £15.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £77.00 £39.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £25.90 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+54.44% +36.31%

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
9056 8586 8325
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 17.82% 17.63% 18.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 5678 5082 4677
Average daily rate £400 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £515 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 311 324 438
Average hourly rate £19.00 £18.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £11.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £35.20 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £18.59
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -5.86%

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 27 January 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 27 January 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 27 January 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
England -10 650 £400 - 326
London -42 302 £450 +5.88% 125
South East +37 140 £389 -1.26% 56
South West +16 56 £400 +23.07% 31
City of London -10 55 £475 +18.75% 41
Hampshire +18 52 £413 - 16
Yorkshire +28 43 £363 - 37
West Yorkshire +28 37 £363 - 26
Leeds +21 33 £363 - 24
Bristol +9 33 £425 +30.76% 11
North West -1 30 £318 -12.41% 20
Southampton +17 29 £425 - 4
Scotland +8 29 £463 +54.42% 5
Berkshire -8 29 £383 +9.28% 11
East of England -16 27 £402 +14.71% 30
Edinburgh +8 26 £475 +58.59% 5
Manchester +13 23 £318 -11.80% 9
West Midlands -5 23 £425 +60.37% 13
Oxfordshire +3 22 £363 -3.33% 8
Surrey -1 20 £360 -13.25% 1
North East +2 18 £280 - 4
Oxford -1 17 £325 -13.33% 3
Cambridgeshire -18 17 £210 -35.38% 19
Shropshire +5 16 £438 -4.37%
Reading +11 14 £425 +102.38% 3
Telford +3 14 £438 -4.37%
Tyne and Wear +1 12 £275 - 2
East Midlands +11 10 £400 +14.28% 8
Bracknell - 10 £378 -
Essex +4 9 £403 +4.54% 2

Apache
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 1056 (62.82%) Linux
2 687 (40.87%) Java
3 655 (38.96%) Agile Software Development
4 632 (37.60%) MySQL
5 536 (31.89%) PHP
6 495 (29.45%) Tomcat
7 488 (29.03%) JavaScript
8 473 (28.14%) HTML
9 427 (25.40%) Git (software)
10 396 (23.56%) UNIX
11 388 (23.08%) Web Services
12 372 (22.13%) Puppet
13 362 (21.53%) Oracle
14 360 (21.42%) CSS
15 359 (21.36%) DevOps
16 355 (21.12%) Continuous Integration
17 345 (20.52%) SQL
18 329 (19.57%) Windows
19 323 (19.21%) Jenkins
20 301 (17.91%) Red Hat
20 301 (17.91%) jQuery
21 289 (17.19%) Python
22 288 (17.13%) Scrum
23 278 (16.54%) Open Source
24 264 (15.70%) Subversion
25 263 (15.65%) Perl
26 252 (14.99%) VMware
27 248 (14.75%) XML
28 237 (14.10%) TDD
29 234 (13.92%) Spring

Apache
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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
1 495 (29.45%) Tomcat
2 218 (12.97%) JBoss
3 184 (10.95%) IIS
4 159 (9.46%) nginx
5 132 (7.85%) WebSphere
6 129 (7.67%) WebLogic
7 92 (5.47%) CMS
8 66 (3.93%) Drupal
9 54 (3.21%) WebSphere Application Server
9 54 (3.21%) Confluence
10 50 (2.97%) Node.js
11 49 (2.91%) IBM HTTP Server
12 47 (2.80%) OpenStack
13 41 (2.44%) Apache Spark
14 34 (2.02%) SharePoint
15 33 (1.96%) Elasticsearch
16 29 (1.73%) Jetty
17 28 (1.67%) Adobe CQ
18 26 (1.55%) Apache Solr
19 24 (1.43%) WordPress
Applications
1 55 (3.27%) MS Excel
2 18 (1.07%) MS PowerPoint
3 12 (0.71%) MS Office
4 11 (0.65%) MS Project
5 10 (0.59%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.12%) Fireworks
6 2 (0.12%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.059%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 13 (0.77%) Magento
2 7 (0.42%) Oracle Applications
2 7 (0.42%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
4 5 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 5 (0.30%) Oracle BPM
5 4 (0.24%) ENOVIA
5 4 (0.24%) Remedy ITSM
6 3 (0.18%) WebTrends
6 3 (0.18%) ResourceLink
6 3 (0.18%) Cordys
7 2 (0.12%) Oracle EBS R12
7 2 (0.12%) LabWindows
7 2 (0.12%) Agresso
8 1 (0.059%) Sage 300 ERP
8 1 (0.059%) Oracle Payables
8 1 (0.059%) Oracle Receivables
8 1 (0.059%) Oracle Assets
8 1 (0.059%) Summit
8 1 (0.059%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 154 (9.16%) Amazon AWS
2 82 (4.88%) Amazon EC2
3 48 (2.86%) Amazon S3
4 28 (1.67%) Cloud Computing
5 22 (1.31%) SaaS
6 14 (0.83%) Google Cloud Platform
6 14 (0.83%) Amazon ELB
7 12 (0.71%) Route 53
8 10 (0.59%) Microsoft Azure
9 9 (0.54%) Google Apps
9 9 (0.54%) Amazon EMR
10 8 (0.48%) PaaS
11 7 (0.42%) Amazon SQS
12 6 (0.36%) Google App Engine
12 6 (0.36%) IaaS
13 5 (0.30%) GitHub
14 3 (0.18%) Amazon ElastiCache
14 3 (0.18%) ElastiCache
15 2 (0.12%) Joyent
16 1 (0.059%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 207 (12.31%) DNS
2 146 (8.69%) Internet
3 135 (8.03%) HTTP
4 130 (7.73%) Firewall
5 113 (6.72%) SSL
6 96 (5.71%) TCP/IP
7 91 (5.41%) LDAP
8 81 (4.82%) SAN
9 60 (3.57%) VPN
10 49 (2.91%) DHCP
11 47 (2.80%) LAN
12 44 (2.62%) WAN
13 41 (2.44%) Network Security
14 36 (2.14%) IPsec
15 31 (1.84%) SSH
16 29 (1.73%) Intranet
17 27 (1.61%) Cisco ASA
18 26 (1.55%) BGP
19 25 (1.49%) FTP
20 21 (1.25%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 632 (37.60%) MySQL
2 181 (10.77%) SQL Server
3 143 (8.51%) MongoDB
4 141 (8.39%) PostgreSQL
5 122 (7.26%) Relational Database
6 110 (6.54%) NoSQL
7 92 (5.47%) Hadoop
8 87 (5.18%) Oracle Database
9 85 (5.06%) Big Data
10 68 (4.05%) RDBMS
11 67 (3.99%) Apache Cassandra
12 42 (2.50%) CouchDB
13 40 (2.38%) DB2
14 39 (2.32%) Redis
15 38 (2.26%) Oracle Database 11g
16 33 (1.96%) Riak
17 27 (1.61%) Apache Hive
18 21 (1.25%) Data Warehouse
19 20 (1.19%) Amazon Redshift
20 19 (1.13%) HBase
Development Applications
1 427 (25.40%) Git (software)
2 323 (19.21%) Jenkins
3 264 (15.70%) Subversion
4 220 (13.09%) Maven
5 150 (8.92%) JIRA
6 123 (7.32%) Eclipse
7 115 (6.84%) JUnit
8 106 (6.31%) PHPUnit
9 101 (6.01%) Hudson
10 88 (5.23%) Ant
11 73 (4.34%) Selenium
12 42 (2.50%) IntelliJ
13 41 (2.44%) Mercurial
14 39 (2.32%) Mockito
15 30 (1.78%) Cucumber
16 29 (1.73%) TeamCity
17 26 (1.55%) Jasmine
18 25 (1.49%) Gradle
19 24 (1.43%) JMeter
20 20 (1.19%) Introscope
General
1 171 (10.17%) Finance
2 64 (3.81%) Marketing
3 62 (3.69%) Banking
4 38 (2.26%) Games
4 38 (2.26%) Retail
5 36 (2.14%) Telecoms
6 35 (2.08%) Publishing
7 20 (1.19%) Investment Banking
8 10 (0.59%) Advertising
8 10 (0.59%) Automotive
9 9 (0.54%) Manufacturing
9 9 (0.54%) Front Office
10 8 (0.48%) Financial Institution
11 7 (0.42%) Electronics
12 5 (0.30%) Legal
12 5 (0.30%) Back Office
12 5 (0.30%) Music Industry
13 4 (0.24%) Law
14 3 (0.18%) Local Government
14 3 (0.18%) Billing
Job Titles
1 666 (39.62%) Developer
2 207 (12.31%) Java Developer
3 194 (11.54%) PHP Developer
4 183 (10.89%) DevOps Engineer
5 134 (7.97%) Architect
6 124 (7.38%) Administrator
7 78 (4.64%) Senior Developer
8 73 (4.34%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 68 (4.05%) Systems Administrator
10 64 (3.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 61 (3.63%) Linux Engineer
12 58 (3.45%) Analyst
12 58 (3.45%) Consultant
13 56 (3.33%) Solutions Architect
14 54 (3.21%) Web Developer
15 53 (3.15%) Software Engineer
16 51 (3.03%) Linux Administrator
17 45 (2.68%) Front-End Developer
18 38 (2.26%) Linux Systems Administrator
19 35 (2.08%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 473 (28.14%) HTML
2 388 (23.08%) Web Services
3 360 (21.42%) CSS
4 301 (17.91%) jQuery
5 248 (14.75%) XML
6 234 (13.92%) Spring
7 223 (13.27%) HTML5
8 213 (12.67%) LAMP
9 200 (11.90%) J2EE
10 172 (10.23%) JSON
11 156 (9.28%) SOAP
12 151 (8.98%) Ajax
13 143 (8.51%) Hibernate
14 135 (8.03%) REST
15 127 (7.56%) RESTful
16 121 (7.20%) JSP
17 118 (7.02%) Middleware
18 113 (6.72%) CSS3
19 107 (6.37%) .NET
20 90 (5.35%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 278 (16.54%) Open Source
2 105 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 82 (4.88%) Computer Science
4 67 (3.99%) Clustering
5 43 (2.56%) User Experience
6 32 (1.90%) Digital Media
7 26 (1.55%) Management Information System
8 24 (1.43%) Wiki
9 20 (1.19%) Algorithms
10 17 (1.01%) Replication
11 16 (0.95%) Social Media
11 16 (0.95%) Client/Server
12 15 (0.89%) IVR
13 13 (0.77%) Data Structures
13 13 (0.77%) N-Tier
14 12 (0.71%) PKI
14 12 (0.71%) Statistics
14 12 (0.71%) Enterprise Software
15 11 (0.65%) Taxonomies
15 11 (0.65%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 1056 (62.82%) Linux
2 396 (23.56%) UNIX
3 329 (19.57%) Windows
4 227 (13.50%) CentOS
5 197 (11.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 122 (7.26%) Solaris
7 82 (4.88%) Ubuntu
8 71 (4.22%) AIX
9 58 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
10 54 (3.21%) Debian
11 50 (2.97%) Windows Server 2003
12 44 (2.62%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 40 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
14 25 (1.49%) SUSE
15 22 (1.31%) Oracle Linux
16 19 (1.13%) Mac OS X
17 16 (0.95%) Apple iOS
18 15 (0.89%) HPUX
19 12 (0.71%) Windows 7
19 12 (0.71%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 655 (38.96%) Agile Software Development
2 359 (21.36%) DevOps
3 355 (21.12%) Continuous Integration
4 288 (17.13%) Scrum
5 237 (14.10%) TDD
6 214 (12.73%) OO
7 203 (12.08%) MVC
8 153 (9.10%) Configuration Management
9 133 (7.91%) Unit Testing
10 128 (7.61%) Load Balancing
11 125 (7.44%) Software Engineering
12 123 (7.32%) ITIL
13 107 (6.37%) E-Commerce
14 105 (6.25%) Web Development
15 98 (5.83%) BDD
16 84 (5.00%) SOA
17 73 (4.34%) Automated Testing
18 70 (4.16%) Kanban
19 68 (4.05%) Mentoring
20 62 (3.69%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 687 (40.87%) Java
2 536 (31.89%) PHP
3 488 (29.03%) JavaScript
4 345 (20.52%) SQL
5 289 (17.19%) Python
6 263 (15.65%) Perl
7 202 (12.02%) Ruby
8 201 (11.96%) Bash Shell
9 145 (8.63%) Shell Script
10 80 (4.76%) PHP5
11 54 (3.21%) C
12 50 (2.97%) C#
13 48 (2.86%) Scala
14 37 (2.20%) C++
15 34 (2.02%) Korn
16 31 (1.84%) Jython
17 27 (1.61%) PowerShell
18 25 (1.49%) Groovy
19 19 (1.13%) PL/SQL
20 16 (0.95%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 103 (6.13%) Security Cleared
2 100 (5.95%) Degree
3 80 (4.76%) SC Cleared
4 32 (1.90%) Microsoft Certification
5 25 (1.49%) Cisco Certification
6 19 (1.13%) CCNA
7 15 (0.89%) RHCE
8 12 (0.71%) ITIL Certification
9 10 (0.59%) DV Cleared
10 9 (0.54%) MCSE
11 8 (0.48%) Sun Certification
12 7 (0.42%) CCNP
13 6 (0.36%) CISSP
14 5 (0.30%) CCIE
15 4 (0.24%) SCSA
15 4 (0.24%) MCT
16 3 (0.18%) ISACA
16 3 (0.18%) GWAPT
16 3 (0.18%) CISM
16 3 (0.18%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (3.81%) QA
2 19 (1.13%) SLA
3 5 (0.30%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.12%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.059%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.059%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.059%) COBIT
5 1 (0.059%) WAI
System Software
1 129 (7.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 60 (3.57%) Active Directory
3 46 (2.74%) Varnish
4 44 (2.62%) vSphere
5 41 (2.44%) NFS
6 37 (2.20%) vCloud
7 36 (2.14%) Samba
8 26 (1.55%) Postfix
8 26 (1.55%) Xen
9 23 (1.37%) XenServer
10 22 (1.31%) Squid
10 22 (1.31%) KVM
11 19 (1.13%) Terminal Services
12 17 (1.01%) Hyper-V
13 16 (0.95%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 16 (0.95%) VMware ESX
13 16 (0.95%) FreeRADIUS
14 14 (0.83%) Shibboleth
14 14 (0.83%) Oracle RAC
14 14 (0.83%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 372 (22.13%) Puppet
2 233 (13.86%) Opscode Chef
3 150 (8.92%) Nagios
4 71 (4.22%) ZABBIX
5 69 (4.10%) Ansible
6 54 (3.21%) Salt
7 51 (3.03%) Graphite
8 43 (2.56%) Cacti
9 35 (2.08%) Vagrant
10 32 (1.90%) Zenoss
11 30 (1.78%) HAProxy
12 24 (1.43%) Kibana
13 21 (1.25%) Opsview
13 21 (1.25%) Tivoli
14 20 (1.19%) Icinga
15 17 (1.01%) collectd
15 17 (1.01%) Graylog2
16 16 (0.95%) CFEngine
17 14 (0.83%) SELinux
17 14 (0.83%) Oozie
Vendors
1 362 (21.53%) Oracle
2 301 (17.91%) Red Hat
3 252 (14.99%) VMware
4 131 (7.79%) Microsoft
5 116 (6.90%) Zend
6 100 (5.95%) IBM
7 89 (5.29%) Cisco
8 80 (4.76%) Citrix
9 71 (4.22%) HP
10 54 (3.21%) Google
11 43 (2.56%) F5
11 43 (2.56%) Splunk
12 41 (2.44%) Sun
13 37 (2.20%) Rackspace
14 35 (2.08%) EMC
15 32 (1.90%) NetApp
15 32 (1.90%) CheckPoint
16 28 (1.67%) Percona
16 28 (1.67%) Adobe
17 26 (1.55%) BEA
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