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 29 December 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
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache HTTP Server (httpd)
Rank 146 168 170
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +2
Contract jobs citing Apache 811 635 586
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.50% 1.24% 1.20%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.31% 6.96% 6.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 544 420 383
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 £292 £289 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £505 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £386 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.35% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 11 7
Average hourly rate £40.50 £32.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.61% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £19.30 £15.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £46.23 £39.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.00 £32.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+26.15% +85.71%

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
9762 9128 8712
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.10% 17.83% 17.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 6311 5533 4913
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £507 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 325 373 434
Average hourly rate £19.38 £17.50 £18.68
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.74% -6.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.12 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £36.07 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.38 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+10.74% -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 29 December 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 29 December 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 29 December 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 +20 757 £400 - 210
London -5 357 £425 +1.79% 81
South East +34 124 £413 +10.00% 40
South West +27 75 £400 +23.07% 15
Yorkshire +32 64 £363 +3.57% 30
City of London -22 61 £428 +22.14% 27
West Yorkshire +30 56 £363 +3.57% 18
Leeds +26 50 £363 +26.08% 16
Bristol +21 46 £425 +30.76% 1
West Midlands +12 41 £375 +41.50% 5
Scotland -1 34 £450 +28.57% 3
East of England -13 34 £403 +16.66% 16
Oxfordshire +9 32 £463 +23.33% 6
Berkshire +5 32 £378 +7.85% 12
Hampshire -11 31 £406 +4.83% 9
Edinburgh +10 28 £463 +53.91% 2
North East - 22 £275 - 1
East Midlands +16 20 £375 +13.20% 7
Oxford -2 20 £456 +21.66% 3
North West +1 19 £325 +30.00% 14
Cambridgeshire -12 17 £225 -33.33% 9
Tyne and Wear - 17 £275 -
Southampton +8 16 £425 - 5
Shropshire +6 15 £438 -4.37% 1
Reading +19 14 £385 +10.00% 3
Telford +3 13 £438 -4.37% 1
Nottinghamshire +8 11 £350 +5.66% 3
Manchester -7 11 £325 +28.07% 8
Surrey -8 11 £370 -10.84% 3
Nottingham +5 10 £350 +5.66% 2

Apache
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 1126 (63.69%) Linux
2 714 (40.38%) Java
3 682 (38.57%) MySQL
4 658 (37.22%) Agile Software Development
5 573 (32.41%) PHP
6 520 (29.41%) Tomcat
7 507 (28.68%) JavaScript
8 494 (27.94%) HTML
9 435 (24.60%) Git (software)
10 413 (23.36%) UNIX
10 413 (23.36%) Web Services
11 393 (22.23%) Oracle
12 372 (21.04%) CSS
13 367 (20.76%) Puppet
14 366 (20.70%) SQL
15 345 (19.51%) DevOps
16 334 (18.89%) Continuous Integration
17 331 (18.72%) Red Hat
18 324 (18.33%) Windows
19 323 (18.27%) Jenkins
20 312 (17.65%) jQuery
21 308 (17.42%) Python
22 286 (16.18%) Scrum
23 281 (15.89%) XML
24 265 (14.99%) Open Source
25 264 (14.93%) Subversion
26 261 (14.76%) Perl
27 255 (14.42%) VMware
28 247 (13.97%) Spring
29 243 (13.74%) Maven

Apache
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 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
1 520 (29.41%) Tomcat
2 237 (13.40%) JBoss
3 188 (10.63%) IIS
4 149 (8.43%) nginx
5 148 (8.37%) WebLogic
6 146 (8.26%) WebSphere
7 103 (5.83%) CMS
8 62 (3.51%) Drupal
9 60 (3.39%) WebSphere Application Server
10 58 (3.28%) IBM HTTP Server
11 51 (2.88%) Confluence
12 47 (2.66%) Node.js
13 43 (2.43%) OpenStack
14 41 (2.32%) Elasticsearch
15 38 (2.15%) Apache Spark
16 33 (1.87%) Apache Solr
16 33 (1.87%) SharePoint
17 28 (1.58%) WordPress
18 27 (1.53%) Jetty
18 27 (1.53%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 59 (3.34%) MS Excel
2 21 (1.19%) MS PowerPoint
3 15 (0.85%) MS Office
4 12 (0.68%) Photoshop
5 11 (0.62%) MS Project
6 2 (0.11%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.11%) Fireworks
7 1 (0.057%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 16 (0.90%) Magento
2 8 (0.45%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (0.45%) Oracle Applications
3 6 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 6 (0.34%) Oracle BPM
4 5 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (0.23%) Summit
5 4 (0.23%) ENOVIA
6 3 (0.17%) Cordys
6 3 (0.17%) WebTrends
6 3 (0.17%) ResourceLink
7 2 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
7 2 (0.11%) Agresso
7 2 (0.11%) LabWindows
7 2 (0.11%) RMDS
7 2 (0.11%) Oracle EBS R12
8 1 (0.057%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.057%) Dynamics CRM
8 1 (0.057%) SAP CRM
8 1 (0.057%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 173 (9.79%) Amazon AWS
2 82 (4.64%) Amazon EC2
3 51 (2.88%) Amazon S3
4 25 (1.41%) SaaS
5 24 (1.36%) Cloud Computing
6 14 (0.79%) Google Apps
6 14 (0.79%) Route 53
7 11 (0.62%) Microsoft Azure
7 11 (0.62%) Amazon ELB
7 11 (0.62%) Google Cloud Platform
8 9 (0.51%) PaaS
9 8 (0.45%) Amazon EMR
10 7 (0.40%) IaaS
10 7 (0.40%) Amazon SQS
11 5 (0.28%) GitHub
12 4 (0.23%) Google App Engine
13 3 (0.17%) ElastiCache
13 3 (0.17%) Amazon ElastiCache
14 2 (0.11%) Joyent
15 1 (0.057%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 207 (11.71%) DNS
2 153 (8.65%) Internet
3 147 (8.31%) HTTP
4 118 (6.67%) Firewall
5 110 (6.22%) SSL
6 103 (5.83%) TCP/IP
7 91 (5.15%) LDAP
8 79 (4.47%) SAN
9 45 (2.55%) LAN
9 45 (2.55%) DHCP
10 43 (2.43%) VPN
10 43 (2.43%) WAN
11 41 (2.32%) SSH
12 34 (1.92%) Network Security
13 33 (1.87%) Intranet
14 31 (1.75%) FTP
15 30 (1.70%) IPsec
16 26 (1.47%) BGP
17 23 (1.30%) HTTPS
17 23 (1.30%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 682 (38.57%) MySQL
2 197 (11.14%) SQL Server
3 143 (8.09%) MongoDB
3 143 (8.09%) Relational Database
4 125 (7.07%) PostgreSQL
5 108 (6.11%) NoSQL
6 101 (5.71%) Oracle Database
7 93 (5.26%) Big Data
8 89 (5.03%) Hadoop
9 77 (4.36%) RDBMS
10 63 (3.56%) Apache Cassandra
11 43 (2.43%) CouchDB
11 43 (2.43%) Oracle Database 11g
12 41 (2.32%) DB2
13 40 (2.26%) Redis
14 33 (1.87%) Riak
15 32 (1.81%) Apache Hive
16 23 (1.30%) HBase
17 22 (1.24%) Data Warehouse
18 21 (1.19%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 435 (24.60%) Git (software)
2 323 (18.27%) Jenkins
3 264 (14.93%) Subversion
4 243 (13.74%) Maven
5 160 (9.05%) JIRA
6 130 (7.35%) Eclipse
7 116 (6.56%) JUnit
8 108 (6.11%) Hudson
9 107 (6.05%) PHPUnit
10 91 (5.15%) Ant
11 71 (4.02%) Selenium
12 42 (2.38%) Mercurial
13 41 (2.32%) IntelliJ
14 39 (2.21%) Mockito
15 31 (1.75%) Cucumber
16 29 (1.64%) TeamCity
17 24 (1.36%) Gradle
18 23 (1.30%) JMeter
19 22 (1.24%) Jasmine
19 22 (1.24%) Redmine
General
1 188 (10.63%) Finance
2 75 (4.24%) Banking
3 70 (3.96%) Marketing
4 49 (2.77%) Retail
5 40 (2.26%) Games
6 38 (2.15%) Telecoms
7 37 (2.09%) Publishing
8 32 (1.81%) Investment Banking
9 16 (0.90%) Front Office
10 12 (0.68%) Automotive
11 10 (0.57%) Manufacturing
11 10 (0.57%) Advertising
11 10 (0.57%) Electronics
12 8 (0.45%) Financial Institution
13 7 (0.40%) Music Industry
14 5 (0.28%) Legal
15 4 (0.23%) Billing
16 3 (0.17%) Local Government
16 3 (0.17%) Law
16 3 (0.17%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 701 (39.65%) Developer
2 215 (12.16%) PHP Developer
3 211 (11.93%) Java Developer
4 169 (9.56%) DevOps Engineer
5 139 (7.86%) Architect
6 135 (7.64%) Administrator
7 83 (4.69%) Senior Developer
8 73 (4.13%) Systems Administrator
9 68 (3.85%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 66 (3.73%) Consultant
11 63 (3.56%) Linux Engineer
12 62 (3.51%) Linux Administrator
12 62 (3.51%) Software Engineer
13 55 (3.11%) Web Developer
13 55 (3.11%) Analyst
14 54 (3.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 50 (2.83%) Front-End Developer
16 47 (2.66%) Solutions Architect
17 43 (2.43%) Linux Systems Administrator
18 39 (2.21%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 494 (27.94%) HTML
2 413 (23.36%) Web Services
3 372 (21.04%) CSS
4 312 (17.65%) jQuery
5 281 (15.89%) XML
6 247 (13.97%) Spring
7 233 (13.18%) LAMP
7 233 (13.18%) HTML5
8 198 (11.20%) J2EE
9 181 (10.24%) JSON
10 155 (8.77%) Ajax
11 154 (8.71%) SOAP
12 145 (8.20%) Hibernate
13 140 (7.92%) REST
14 136 (7.69%) Middleware
15 132 (7.47%) RESTful
16 127 (7.18%) JSP
17 114 (6.45%) CSS3
18 106 (6.00%) .NET
19 93 (5.26%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 265 (14.99%) Open Source
2 107 (6.05%) Analytical Skills
3 92 (5.20%) Computer Science
4 63 (3.56%) Clustering
5 45 (2.55%) User Experience
6 31 (1.75%) Digital Media
7 26 (1.47%) Management Information System
8 25 (1.41%) Algorithms
9 17 (0.96%) Client/Server
9 17 (0.96%) N-Tier
10 16 (0.90%) Enterprise Software
10 16 (0.90%) Social Media
10 16 (0.90%) Data Structures
11 15 (0.85%) Wiki
11 15 (0.85%) IVR
12 13 (0.74%) GIS
13 12 (0.68%) Replication
13 12 (0.68%) PKI
13 12 (0.68%) Statistics
13 12 (0.68%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 1126 (63.69%) Linux
2 413 (23.36%) UNIX
3 324 (18.33%) Windows
4 242 (13.69%) CentOS
5 215 (12.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 118 (6.67%) Solaris
7 83 (4.69%) Ubuntu
8 70 (3.96%) Windows Server 2008
9 67 (3.79%) AIX
10 59 (3.34%) Debian
11 54 (3.05%) Windows Server 2003
12 47 (2.66%) Windows Server 2012
13 39 (2.21%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 30 (1.70%) SUSE
15 24 (1.36%) Oracle Linux
16 19 (1.07%) HPUX
17 18 (1.02%) Mac OS X
18 17 (0.96%) Apple iOS
19 13 (0.74%) Android
20 12 (0.68%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 658 (37.22%) Agile Software Development
2 345 (19.51%) DevOps
3 334 (18.89%) Continuous Integration
4 286 (16.18%) Scrum
5 241 (13.63%) TDD
5 241 (13.63%) OO
6 208 (11.76%) MVC
7 140 (7.92%) Configuration Management
8 137 (7.75%) ITIL
8 137 (7.75%) Unit Testing
9 134 (7.58%) E-Commerce
10 132 (7.47%) Software Engineering
11 121 (6.84%) Load Balancing
12 95 (5.37%) SOA
13 92 (5.20%) Web Development
14 91 (5.15%) BDD
15 78 (4.41%) Release Management
16 71 (4.02%) Kanban
17 66 (3.73%) Automated Testing
18 65 (3.68%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 714 (40.38%) Java
2 573 (32.41%) PHP
3 507 (28.68%) JavaScript
4 366 (20.70%) SQL
5 308 (17.42%) Python
6 261 (14.76%) Perl
7 206 (11.65%) Ruby
7 206 (11.65%) Bash Shell
8 147 (8.31%) Shell Script
9 87 (4.92%) PHP5
10 64 (3.62%) C
11 46 (2.60%) C#
11 46 (2.60%) Scala
12 41 (2.32%) C++
13 34 (1.92%) PowerShell
14 32 (1.81%) Korn
15 29 (1.64%) Jython
16 23 (1.30%) PL/SQL
17 22 (1.24%) Groovy
18 16 (0.90%) sed
Qualifications
1 108 (6.11%) Degree
2 95 (5.37%) Security Cleared
3 73 (4.13%) SC Cleared
4 30 (1.70%) Microsoft Certification
5 22 (1.24%) Cisco Certification
6 18 (1.02%) RHCE
7 16 (0.90%) CCNA
8 11 (0.62%) ITIL Certification
8 11 (0.62%) DV Cleared
9 8 (0.45%) MCSE
10 6 (0.34%) CCNP
10 6 (0.34%) CISSP
11 5 (0.28%) Sun Certification
11 5 (0.28%) CCIE
12 3 (0.17%) MCP
12 3 (0.17%) MCT
12 3 (0.17%) ISEB
12 3 (0.17%) PMI Certification
12 3 (0.17%) CISM
12 3 (0.17%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 75 (4.24%) QA
2 22 (1.24%) SLA
3 10 (0.57%) PCI DSS
4 6 (0.34%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.23%) ISO 14001
6 2 (0.11%) COBIT
7 1 (0.057%) WAI
7 1 (0.057%) Data Quality
System Software
1 121 (6.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 57 (3.22%) Active Directory
3 48 (2.71%) Varnish
4 42 (2.38%) NFS
5 38 (2.15%) vCloud
6 37 (2.09%) vSphere
7 35 (1.98%) Samba
8 25 (1.41%) Squid
8 25 (1.41%) Xen
9 23 (1.30%) XenServer
9 23 (1.30%) Hyper-V
9 23 (1.30%) Postfix
9 23 (1.30%) KVM
10 19 (1.07%) Terminal Services
11 17 (0.96%) FreeRADIUS
12 16 (0.90%) VMware ESX
12 16 (0.90%) Firmware
13 15 (0.85%) Oracle RAC
13 15 (0.85%) Sendmail
14 14 (0.79%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 367 (20.76%) Puppet
2 234 (13.24%) Opscode Chef
3 144 (8.14%) Nagios
4 68 (3.85%) ZABBIX
4 68 (3.85%) Ansible
5 55 (3.11%) Salt
6 47 (2.66%) Graphite
7 46 (2.60%) Cacti
8 35 (1.98%) Zenoss
9 34 (1.92%) Vagrant
10 27 (1.53%) HAProxy
11 23 (1.30%) Kibana
12 21 (1.19%) Tivoli
13 20 (1.13%) Opsview
14 19 (1.07%) yum
15 18 (1.02%) Oozie
15 18 (1.02%) Graylog2
16 15 (0.85%) SELinux
16 15 (0.85%) Icinga
17 14 (0.79%) collectd
Vendors
1 393 (22.23%) Oracle
2 331 (18.72%) Red Hat
3 255 (14.42%) VMware
4 130 (7.35%) Zend
5 116 (6.56%) Microsoft
6 100 (5.66%) IBM
7 84 (4.75%) Cisco
8 68 (3.85%) HP
9 66 (3.73%) Citrix
10 57 (3.22%) Google
11 44 (2.49%) Splunk
12 41 (2.32%) Sun
13 40 (2.26%) NetApp
13 40 (2.26%) EMC
14 38 (2.15%) F5
15 37 (2.09%) Rackspace
16 26 (1.47%) Percona
17 25 (1.41%) Adobe
17 25 (1.41%) SAP
18 23 (1.30%) CheckPoint
Oxford, Oxfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £480.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Involved Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
South West
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Rate: Excellent market rates paid weekly
Posted: 5 days ago
Loughborough, Leicestershire
University of Loughborough
Rate: From £28,695 to £37,394 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
Synergize Consulting
Rate: Up to £440 per day DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Clarity Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £500 - £625 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350 - £405 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Brighton
Capita - ITPS
Rate: £250 - £320 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Bromley
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
City, London
Square One Resources
Rate: Up to £500 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Altrincham
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £37,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £455.00 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £455.00 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
England
Real Staffing
Rate: £240 - £280 per day + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago