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 17 September 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache HTTP Server
Rank 132 166 157
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -9
Contract jobs citing Apache 936 689 746
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.65% 1.31% 1.27%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.27% 7.47% 7.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 590 425 441
Average daily rate
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£388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £237 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 6 11
Average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.10 £26.25 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £38.25 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.75 £27.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+8.18% -23.61%

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
10096 9221 10271
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 17.81% 17.48% 17.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 6071 5440 5772
Average daily rate £375 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £216 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £335 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.46% +1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 403 372 490
Average hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £39.45 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.03 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.93% -5.10%

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 17 September 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 17 September 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 17 September 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 +44 886 £391 +4.16% 288
London +33 454 £400 - 127
South East +58 157 £400 +6.66% 55
South West +23 75 £380 +5.19% 23
City of London -1 67 £400 -5.88% 27
East of England -3 55 £413 +10.73% 19
Hampshire +29 54 £400 -1.23% 11
North West +4 45 £345 +12.01% 15
Bristol +23 43 £400 +23.07% 10
Berkshire +24 39 £336 -5.28% 13
West Midlands +6 32 £290 -22.66% 2
Yorkshire -11 31 £375 +15.38% 37
Scotland -15 28 £350 +15.22% 6
West Yorkshire -4 26 £390 +20.00% 24
Southampton +10 23 £389 +6.50% 4
Surrey +8 23 £450 +12.50% 8
Cambridgeshire +7 21 £390 +7.58% 9
Leeds -1 19 £400 +23.07% 18
East Midlands +7 18 £338 -12.90% 10
Manchester +2 18 £323 +7.50% 8
Oxfordshire -4 16 £320 -24.70% 7
Cambridge -5 15 £400 +10.34% 8
North East -20 15 £325 - 2
Edinburgh 0 14 £370 +29.82% 3
Hertfordshire -19 14 £419 +4.68% 5
Glasgow -18 13 £350 +7.69% 3
Tyne and Wear -22 13 £325 - 2
Newcastle upon Tyne -24 13 £325 -3.70% 2
Northamptonshire +2 12 £338 -12.90% 4
Northampton +1 11 £338 -12.90% 2

Apache
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 1122 (64.19%) Linux
2 697 (39.87%) Java
3 640 (36.61%) MySQL
4 566 (32.38%) Agile Software Development
5 538 (30.78%) PHP
6 507 (29.00%) Tomcat
7 462 (26.43%) JavaScript
8 433 (24.77%) HTML
9 408 (23.34%) Oracle
10 393 (22.48%) Web Services
11 378 (21.62%) UNIX
12 347 (19.85%) Git (software)
13 341 (19.51%) SQL
14 339 (19.39%) CSS
14 339 (19.39%) DevOps
15 333 (19.05%) Puppet
16 331 (18.94%) Red Hat
17 303 (17.33%) Windows
18 289 (16.53%) jQuery
19 284 (16.25%) Perl
19 284 (16.25%) Jenkins
20 278 (15.90%) Python
21 277 (15.85%) XML
22 267 (15.27%) Continuous Integration
23 257 (14.70%) Open Source
24 255 (14.59%) LAMP
25 247 (14.13%) VMware
26 241 (13.79%) Subversion
27 240 (13.73%) Maven
28 237 (13.56%) OO

Apache
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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
1 507 (29.00%) Tomcat
2 208 (11.90%) WebLogic
3 205 (11.73%) IIS
4 162 (9.27%) nginx
5 151 (8.64%) WebSphere
6 96 (5.49%) CMS
7 64 (3.66%) IBM HTTP Server
8 61 (3.49%) WebSphere Application Server
9 56 (3.20%) Drupal
10 55 (3.15%) Confluence
11 41 (2.35%) Node.js
12 38 (2.17%) Elasticsearch
13 36 (2.06%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 32 (1.83%) Apache Solr
15 31 (1.77%) Liferay
15 31 (1.77%) Jetty
16 28 (1.60%) WordPress
17 27 (1.54%) OpenStack
18 26 (1.49%) SharePoint
19 21 (1.20%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 63 (3.60%) MS Excel
2 20 (1.14%) MS PowerPoint
3 17 (0.97%) MS Office
4 15 (0.86%) Photoshop
5 11 (0.63%) MS Project
6 6 (0.34%) Fireworks
7 5 (0.29%) MS Visio
8 2 (0.11%) GIMP
9 1 (0.057%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 26 (1.49%) Magento
2 22 (1.26%) Oracle Applications
3 12 (0.69%) Oracle EBS
4 11 (0.63%) Oracle BPM
4 11 (0.63%) Oracle EBS R12
5 4 (0.23%) ENOVIA
5 4 (0.23%) Cordys
5 4 (0.23%) Summit
5 4 (0.23%) WebTrends
6 3 (0.17%) osCommerce
6 3 (0.17%) RMDS
6 3 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
7 2 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (0.11%) LabWindows
7 2 (0.11%) Oracle CRM
7 2 (0.11%) Oracle ERP
7 2 (0.11%) SAP CRM
7 2 (0.11%) CSG Singleview
7 2 (0.11%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
7 2 (0.11%) Zen Cart
Cloud Services
1 174 (9.95%) Amazon AWS
2 87 (4.98%) Amazon EC2
3 68 (3.89%) 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 (0.51%) GitHub
8 9 (0.51%) IBM SmartCloud
8 9 (0.51%) Google App Engine
9 8 (0.46%) Microsoft Azure
9 8 (0.46%) Route 53
10 7 (0.40%) Rackspace Cloud
10 7 (0.40%) ElastiCache
10 7 (0.40%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 5 (0.29%) IaaS
11 5 (0.29%) PaaS
12 2 (0.11%) Amazon SQS
12 2 (0.11%) CloudFront
13 1 (0.057%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 206 (11.78%) DNS
2 197 (11.27%) HTTP
3 149 (8.52%) SSL
4 148 (8.47%) Internet
5 128 (7.32%) Firewall
6 120 (6.86%) LDAP
7 97 (5.55%) TCP/IP
8 79 (4.52%) SSH
9 67 (3.83%) SAN
10 66 (3.78%) VPN
11 55 (3.15%) IPsec
12 51 (2.92%) WAN
13 46 (2.63%) LAN
14 43 (2.46%) Network Security
15 42 (2.40%) Intranet
16 41 (2.35%) SNMP
16 41 (2.35%) FTP
17 40 (2.29%) DHCP
18 39 (2.23%) BIG-IP
19 36 (2.06%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 640 (36.61%) MySQL
2 167 (9.55%) SQL Server
3 144 (8.24%) PostgreSQL
4 124 (7.09%) Relational Database
5 104 (5.95%) Oracle Database
6 95 (5.43%) MongoDB
7 73 (4.18%) NoSQL
8 62 (3.55%) RDBMS
9 60 (3.43%) Big Data
10 53 (3.03%) Hadoop
11 48 (2.75%) Apache Cassandra
12 41 (2.35%) Oracle Database 11g
13 37 (2.12%) Redis
14 27 (1.54%) CouchDB
15 26 (1.49%) Amazon RDS
16 23 (1.32%) Apache Hive
17 22 (1.26%) DB2
18 19 (1.09%) Oracle Database 10g
19 17 (0.97%) Data Warehouse
19 17 (0.97%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 347 (19.85%) Git (software)
2 284 (16.25%) Jenkins
3 241 (13.79%) Subversion
4 240 (13.73%) Maven
5 153 (8.75%) JIRA
6 127 (7.27%) Hudson
7 111 (6.35%) Eclipse
8 98 (5.61%) Ant
9 90 (5.15%) JUnit
10 70 (4.00%) Selenium
11 66 (3.78%) PHPUnit
12 39 (2.23%) Cucumber
13 32 (1.83%) Mercurial
14 26 (1.49%) Introscope
15 24 (1.37%) IntelliJ
15 24 (1.37%) Mockito
16 23 (1.32%) JMeter
17 21 (1.20%) TeamCity
18 20 (1.14%) Jasmine
19 19 (1.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 181 (10.35%) Finance
2 98 (5.61%) Banking
3 52 (2.97%) Retail
4 48 (2.75%) Marketing
5 42 (2.40%) Investment Banking
6 37 (2.12%) Telecoms
7 32 (1.83%) Games
8 26 (1.49%) Publishing
9 17 (0.97%) Front Office
10 14 (0.80%) Automotive
11 10 (0.57%) Back Office
12 9 (0.51%) Financial Institution
13 8 (0.46%) Billing
14 7 (0.40%) Electronics
15 6 (0.34%) Private Banking
16 5 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
16 5 (0.29%) Aerospace
16 5 (0.29%) Manufacturing
16 5 (0.29%) Advertising
17 4 (0.23%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 653 (37.36%) Developer
2 189 (10.81%) Java Developer
3 180 (10.30%) PHP Developer
4 178 (10.18%) DevOps Engineer
5 148 (8.47%) Administrator
6 118 (6.75%) Architect
7 89 (5.09%) Linux Engineer
8 85 (4.86%) Systems Administrator
9 83 (4.75%) Web Developer
10 71 (4.06%) Systems Engineer
11 69 (3.95%) Consultant
12 68 (3.89%) Linux DevOps Engineer
13 62 (3.55%) Analyst
14 60 (3.43%) Linux Administrator
15 58 (3.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 52 (2.97%) Senior Developer
17 46 (2.63%) Software Engineer
18 41 (2.35%) Front-End Developer
19 40 (2.29%) Solutions Architect
20 36 (2.06%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 433 (24.77%) HTML
2 393 (22.48%) Web Services
3 339 (19.39%) CSS
4 289 (16.53%) jQuery
5 277 (15.85%) XML
6 255 (14.59%) LAMP
7 229 (13.10%) Spring
8 193 (11.04%) J2EE
9 166 (9.50%) HTML5
10 153 (8.75%) Middleware
11 129 (7.38%) Ajax
12 127 (7.27%) SOAP
13 119 (6.81%) JSP
13 119 (6.81%) Hibernate
14 115 (6.58%) JSON
15 98 (5.61%) RESTful
16 95 (5.43%) REST
17 89 (5.09%) .NET
18 87 (4.98%) CSS3
19 79 (4.52%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 257 (14.70%) Open Source
2 77 (4.41%) Computer Science
3 73 (4.18%) Analytical Skills
4 31 (1.77%) Clustering
4 31 (1.77%) PKI
5 30 (1.72%) User Experience
6 28 (1.60%) Management Information System
7 22 (1.26%) Data Integration
8 21 (1.20%) Digital Media
8 21 (1.20%) Replication
9 20 (1.14%) Wiki
10 19 (1.09%) Mobile App
11 18 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
12 15 (0.86%) GIS
13 14 (0.80%) N-Tier
14 12 (0.69%) Online Games
14 12 (0.69%) E-Learning
14 12 (0.69%) Fixed Income
14 12 (0.69%) W3C
14 12 (0.69%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 1122 (64.19%) Linux
2 378 (21.62%) UNIX
3 303 (17.33%) Windows
4 217 (12.41%) CentOS
5 204 (11.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 88 (5.03%) Ubuntu
7 83 (4.75%) Solaris
8 67 (3.83%) Debian
9 55 (3.15%) Windows Server 2008
10 47 (2.69%) Windows Server 2003
11 42 (2.40%) AIX
11 42 (2.40%) SUSE
12 31 (1.77%) Windows Server 2012
13 22 (1.26%) HPUX
13 22 (1.26%) Oracle Linux
14 13 (0.74%) Apple iOS
15 11 (0.63%) Windows 7
16 9 (0.51%) SELinux
17 7 (0.40%) Windows XP
18 6 (0.34%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 566 (32.38%) Agile Software Development
2 339 (19.39%) DevOps
3 267 (15.27%) Continuous Integration
4 237 (13.56%) OO
5 226 (12.93%) Scrum
6 180 (10.30%) TDD
7 170 (9.73%) MVC
8 140 (8.01%) E-Commerce
9 132 (7.55%) Configuration Management
10 117 (6.69%) ITIL
11 100 (5.72%) Web Development
12 98 (5.61%) Software Engineering
12 98 (5.61%) Unit Testing
13 93 (5.32%) Load Balancing
14 91 (5.21%) SOA
15 77 (4.41%) Migration
16 72 (4.12%) Release Management
17 70 (4.00%) OOP
18 62 (3.55%) Performance Testing
18 62 (3.55%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 697 (39.87%) Java
2 538 (30.78%) PHP
3 462 (26.43%) JavaScript
4 341 (19.51%) SQL
5 284 (16.25%) Perl
6 278 (15.90%) Python
7 206 (11.78%) Ruby
8 197 (11.27%) Bash Shell
9 156 (8.92%) Shell Script
10 64 (3.66%) PHP5
11 62 (3.55%) C
12 51 (2.92%) Korn
13 49 (2.80%) PL/SQL
14 46 (2.63%) C++
15 33 (1.89%) Jython
16 31 (1.77%) PowerShell
17 29 (1.66%) C#
18 20 (1.14%) sed
19 19 (1.09%) VB
20 17 (0.97%) Scala
Qualifications
1 93 (5.32%) Degree
2 88 (5.03%) Security Cleared
3 69 (3.95%) SC Cleared
4 29 (1.66%) Cisco Certification
5 26 (1.49%) CISSP
6 19 (1.09%) Microsoft Certification
7 15 (0.86%) CCNA
8 14 (0.80%) CCIE
8 14 (0.80%) CCNP
9 13 (0.74%) RHCE
10 12 (0.69%) Check Point Certification
11 11 (0.63%) DV Cleared
12 8 (0.46%) ISTQB
12 8 (0.46%) CCDP
12 8 (0.46%) CCSP
12 8 (0.46%) ITIL Certification
12 8 (0.46%) ISEB
13 7 (0.40%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
13 7 (0.40%) ISEB Practitioner
14 6 (0.34%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (3.89%) QA
2 28 (1.60%) PCI DSS
3 23 (1.32%) SLA
4 5 (0.29%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.23%) ISO 14001
6 2 (0.11%) WAI
7 1 (0.057%) TickIT
7 1 (0.057%) JSP 440
7 1 (0.057%) COBIT
System Software
1 138 (7.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 56 (3.20%) Active Directory
3 48 (2.75%) NFS
4 40 (2.29%) Postfix
5 39 (2.23%) Samba
6 38 (2.17%) Varnish
7 30 (1.72%) Xen
8 29 (1.66%) vSphere
9 28 (1.60%) Squid
9 28 (1.60%) vCloud
10 26 (1.49%) XenServer
11 22 (1.26%) Sendmail
11 22 (1.26%) VMware ESX
12 20 (1.14%) Oracle RAC
13 18 (1.03%) KVM
14 14 (0.80%) Snort
14 14 (0.80%) Hyper-V
15 12 (0.69%) FreeRADIUS
16 11 (0.63%) VMware ESXi
16 11 (0.63%) qmail
Systems Management
1 333 (19.05%) Puppet
2 199 (11.38%) Opscode Chef
3 137 (7.84%) Nagios
4 67 (3.83%) ZABBIX
5 47 (2.69%) Cacti
6 46 (2.63%) Ansible
7 38 (2.17%) Salt
8 33 (1.89%) Vagrant
9 31 (1.77%) Zenoss
10 30 (1.72%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 25 (1.43%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 20 (1.14%) Opsview
13 19 (1.09%) HAProxy
13 19 (1.09%) Red Hat Spacewalk
14 17 (0.97%) Tivoli
15 16 (0.92%) HP Quality Center
15 16 (0.92%) CA SiteMinder
16 15 (0.86%) Kibana
17 14 (0.80%) Data Guard
17 14 (0.80%) YUM
Vendors
1 408 (23.34%) Oracle
2 331 (18.94%) Red Hat
3 247 (14.13%) VMware
4 221 (12.64%) JBoss
5 129 (7.38%) Cisco
6 122 (6.98%) IBM
7 113 (6.46%) Microsoft
8 107 (6.12%) Zend
9 77 (4.41%) HP
10 60 (3.43%) NetApp
11 59 (3.38%) Citrix
12 54 (3.09%) Sun
13 43 (2.46%) F5
14 38 (2.17%) Splunk
14 38 (2.17%) Google
15 35 (2.00%) Rackspace
16 31 (1.77%) EMC
17 29 (1.66%) CheckPoint
17 29 (1.66%) Atlassian
18 28 (1.60%) Juniper
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified £ Market Rates
Posted: 50 minutes ago
Croydon, Surrey
Venturi
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Imperative People
Rate: £285.00 - £315.00 per day + negotiable
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £300.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £400 to £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Synergize Consulting
Rate: £510 per day DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Synergize Consulting
Rate: £510 per day DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Bridgwater, Somerset
Experis Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Somerset
Kainos Software
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ISL
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
JWResource
Rate: From £280 to £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
UK
X4 Group
Rate: £300 - 350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Networking People
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £370 - £380 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Rullion IT Plus
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago