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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache HTTP Server (httpd)
Rank 179 135 153
Rank change year-on-year
-44 +18
Contract jobs citing Apache 789 930 788
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.33% 1.64% 1.48%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.03% 8.94% 8.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 495 598 482
Average daily rate
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£420 £380 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £562 £520 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £384 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 14 10
Average hourly rate £40.38 £30.50 £33.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.39% -9.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.14 £10.10 £27.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.98 £35.00 £35.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.38 £30.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+34.60% -14.28%

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
11221 10399 9205
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.93% 18.39% 17.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 7171 6167 5347
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £512 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 337 426 382
Average hourly rate £22.00 £18.46 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.17% -7.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £11.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.75 £37.50 £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -9.32%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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 2 September 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 -45 731 £420 +10.16% 316
London -26 388 £425 +6.25% 141
South East -50 127 £375 -6.25% 47
South West +1 71 £375 - 31
City of London +6 68 £425 +6.25% 41
Yorkshire -17 43 £450 +18.42% 30
East of England -26 34 £273 -33.53% 19
Berkshire -9 26 £408 +22.55% 12
Scotland -9 26 £365 +4.28% 8
North East -14 26 £500 +53.84% 1
Somerset +20 24 £375 +36.36% 4
Newcastle upon Tyne -11 24 £500 +37.93%
Tyne and Wear -11 24 £500 +37.93%
Surrey -9 23 £445 -1.11% 7
Croydon +3 22 £450 -21.05% 2
Hampshire -31 22 £375 -6.25% 4
Buckinghamshire +6 21 £438 +25.00% 5
North West -48 21 £375 +16.27% 24
Cambridgeshire -19 20 £325 -20.73% 12
Oxfordshire -16 19 £275 -12.69% 6
Leeds -30 19 £475 +11.76% 18
West Yorkshire -37 19 £475 +18.75% 22
Wiltshire +7 18 £350 +7.69% 5
South Yorkshire 0 18 £475 +55.73% 4
Yeovil +2 17 - -
West Midlands -9 17 £388 +51.96% 11
Sheffield -4 16 £475 - 4
Wales -2 14 £375 +3.44% 7
West Sussex -6 14 £425 +36.00% 7
Bristol -25 14 £375 -3.22% 9

Apache
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

1 919 (62.26%) Linux
2 731 (49.53%) Java
3 579 (39.23%) Agile Software Development
4 549 (37.20%) Tomcat
5 463 (31.37%) MySQL
6 377 (25.54%) PHP
7 369 (25.00%) Jenkins
8 361 (24.46%) UNIX
9 354 (23.98%) HTML
10 347 (23.51%) SQL
11 340 (23.04%) JavaScript
12 338 (22.90%) Git (software)
13 336 (22.76%) Continuous Integration
14 322 (21.82%) Puppet
15 319 (21.61%) Red Hat
16 306 (20.73%) Web Services
17 305 (20.66%) DevOps
18 301 (20.39%) Oracle
19 279 (18.90%) CSS
20 272 (18.43%) Windows
21 263 (17.82%) Amazon AWS
22 260 (17.62%) Scrum
23 251 (17.01%) Python
24 242 (16.40%) VMware
25 229 (15.51%) TDD
26 226 (15.31%) OO
27 224 (15.18%) JBoss
28 220 (14.91%) Subversion
29 214 (14.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
30 212 (14.36%) HTTP

Apache
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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
1 549 (37.20%) Tomcat
2 224 (15.18%) JBoss
3 211 (14.30%) nginx
4 202 (13.69%) IIS
5 153 (10.37%) WebSphere
6 116 (7.86%) WebLogic
7 99 (6.71%) Jetty
8 89 (6.03%) Confluence
8 89 (6.03%) Node.js
9 63 (4.27%) Elasticsearch
10 61 (4.13%) Apache Spark
11 40 (2.71%) Apache Solr
11 40 (2.71%) WebSphere Application Server
11 40 (2.71%) CMS
12 33 (2.24%) OpenStack
13 31 (2.10%) Drupal
14 29 (1.96%) Mule ESB
15 28 (1.90%) WordPress
15 28 (1.90%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 27 (1.83%) GlassFish
Applications
1 30 (2.03%) MS Excel
2 17 (1.15%) Photoshop
3 7 (0.47%) MS Visio
3 7 (0.47%) MS Office
4 6 (0.41%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (0.27%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.27%) MS Project
6 2 (0.14%) SPSS
7 1 (0.068%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 19 (1.29%) Magento
2 15 (1.02%) Oracle BPM
3 11 (0.75%) RMDS
4 6 (0.41%) Oracle Applications
5 4 (0.27%) Fredhopper
5 4 (0.27%) Oracle EBS
6 3 (0.20%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 3 (0.20%) BigMachines
7 2 (0.14%) ION MarketView
7 2 (0.14%) BusinessWorks
7 2 (0.14%) Dynamics CRM
7 2 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.068%) ResourceLink
8 1 (0.068%) Remedy ITSM
8 1 (0.068%) SAP HCM
8 1 (0.068%) SAP HR
8 1 (0.068%) Oracle ERP
8 1 (0.068%) Oracle iProcurement
8 1 (0.068%) ENOVIA
8 1 (0.068%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 263 (17.82%) Amazon AWS
2 100 (6.78%) Amazon EC2
3 74 (5.01%) Google Cloud Platform
4 60 (4.07%) Cloud Computing
5 42 (2.85%) Google App Engine
6 26 (1.76%) Amazon S3
7 22 (1.49%) SaaS
8 21 (1.42%) PaaS
8 21 (1.42%) Microsoft Azure
8 21 (1.42%) GitHub
8 21 (1.42%) AWS CloudFormation
9 17 (1.15%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 13 (0.88%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 10 (0.68%) OpenShift
12 9 (0.61%) IaaS
13 7 (0.47%) Amazon EMR
13 7 (0.47%) Route 53
13 7 (0.47%) Amazon ElastiCache
14 6 (0.41%) Amazon Kinesis
15 5 (0.34%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 212 (14.36%) HTTP
2 161 (10.91%) DNS
3 157 (10.64%) TCP/IP
4 142 (9.62%) Firewall
5 139 (9.42%) SSL
6 102 (6.91%) Internet
7 80 (5.42%) SAN
8 78 (5.28%) LDAP
9 75 (5.08%) DHCP
10 63 (4.27%) VPN
11 61 (4.13%) IPsec
12 54 (3.66%) FTP
13 40 (2.71%) WAN
14 35 (2.37%) SSH
15 34 (2.30%) LAN
16 30 (2.03%) NAS
17 29 (1.96%) SMTP
18 23 (1.56%) Reverse Proxy
19 21 (1.42%) Network Security
20 20 (1.36%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 463 (31.37%) MySQL
2 162 (10.98%) MongoDB
3 138 (9.35%) SQL Server
4 136 (9.21%) PostgreSQL
5 126 (8.54%) Hadoop
6 99 (6.71%) NoSQL
7 97 (6.57%) Relational Database
8 93 (6.30%) Oracle Database
9 82 (5.56%) Big Data
10 70 (4.74%) Redis
11 44 (2.98%) RDBMS
12 40 (2.71%) Apache Hive
13 39 (2.64%) Apache Cassandra
14 38 (2.57%) DB2
15 34 (2.30%) HBase
16 17 (1.15%) Couchbase
16 17 (1.15%) SQL Server 2008
17 16 (1.08%) Oracle Database 11g
17 16 (1.08%) Amazon RDS
18 14 (0.95%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 369 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 338 (22.90%) Git (software)
3 220 (14.91%) Subversion
4 200 (13.55%) Maven
5 170 (11.52%) JIRA
6 105 (7.11%) JUnit
7 96 (6.50%) Eclipse
8 77 (5.22%) Hudson
9 67 (4.54%) Selenium
10 57 (3.86%) Ant
10 57 (3.86%) Gradle
11 54 (3.66%) Artifactory
12 50 (3.39%) Cucumber
13 48 (3.25%) Mockito
13 48 (3.25%) Mercurial
14 44 (2.98%) JMeter
15 41 (2.78%) PHPUnit
16 36 (2.44%) TeamCity
16 36 (2.44%) Gerrit
17 25 (1.69%) SonarQube
General
1 197 (13.35%) Finance
2 71 (4.81%) Banking
3 50 (3.39%) Telecoms
4 47 (3.18%) Retail
5 32 (2.17%) Marketing
6 31 (2.10%) Investment Banking
7 20 (1.36%) Games
8 19 (1.29%) Military
9 15 (1.02%) Publishing
10 10 (0.68%) Financial Institution
11 9 (0.61%) Front Office
11 9 (0.61%) Legal
12 5 (0.34%) Manufacturing
12 5 (0.34%) Advertising
12 5 (0.34%) Automotive
13 4 (0.27%) Back Office
13 4 (0.27%) Electronics
13 4 (0.27%) Billing
14 2 (0.14%) Private Banking
14 2 (0.14%) Law
Job Titles
1 549 (37.20%) Developer
2 208 (14.09%) Java Developer
3 150 (10.16%) DevOps Engineer
4 126 (8.54%) PHP Developer
5 109 (7.38%) Architect
6 91 (6.17%) Administrator
7 69 (4.67%) Systems Administrator
8 65 (4.40%) Software Engineer
9 62 (4.20%) Consultant
10 60 (4.07%) Linux Engineer
11 58 (3.93%) Analyst
12 54 (3.66%) Linux Administrator
13 47 (3.18%) Senior Developer
14 43 (2.91%) Linux Systems Administrator
15 39 (2.64%) Linux DevOps Engineer
16 38 (2.57%) Systems Engineer
16 38 (2.57%) Applications Support
17 34 (2.30%) PHP MySQL Developer
18 30 (2.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
19 29 (1.96%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 354 (23.98%) HTML
2 306 (20.73%) Web Services
3 279 (18.90%) CSS
4 205 (13.89%) Spring
5 203 (13.75%) J2EE
6 161 (10.91%) XML
7 143 (9.69%) .NET
7 143 (9.69%) LAMP
8 140 (9.49%) jQuery
8 140 (9.49%) HTML5
9 133 (9.01%) REST
10 115 (7.79%) JSON
11 111 (7.52%) SOAP
12 105 (7.11%) Hibernate
13 103 (6.98%) Middleware
14 101 (6.84%) JSP
15 96 (6.50%) Java EE
16 95 (6.44%) RESTful
17 83 (5.62%) Servlets
18 75 (5.08%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 78 (5.28%) Analytical Skills
2 67 (4.54%) Computer Science
3 59 (4.00%) Data Centre
4 46 (3.12%) User Experience
5 43 (2.91%) Clustering
6 34 (2.30%) PKI
7 32 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
8 29 (1.96%) Mobile App
9 24 (1.63%) DataPower
9 24 (1.63%) W3C
9 24 (1.63%) Management Information System
10 22 (1.49%) Fixed Income
11 19 (1.29%) Client/Server
12 18 (1.22%) Replication
13 15 (1.02%) Digital Media
13 15 (1.02%) Algorithms
14 13 (0.88%) FlexPod
15 12 (0.81%) Wiki
16 11 (0.75%) GIS
17 9 (0.61%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 919 (62.26%) Linux
2 361 (24.46%) UNIX
3 272 (18.43%) Windows
4 214 (14.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 121 (8.20%) CentOS
6 99 (6.71%) Ubuntu
7 80 (5.42%) Solaris
8 26 (1.76%) AIX
8 26 (1.76%) Windows Server 2008
9 24 (1.63%) Debian
10 18 (1.22%) SUSE
11 17 (1.15%) Windows Server 2003
11 17 (1.15%) Windows Server 2012
12 12 (0.81%) Android
13 8 (0.54%) Apple iOS
14 7 (0.47%) Oracle Linux
14 7 (0.47%) HPUX
15 6 (0.41%) Mac OS X
15 6 (0.41%) Fedora
15 6 (0.41%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 579 (39.23%) Agile Software Development
2 336 (22.76%) Continuous Integration
3 305 (20.66%) DevOps
4 260 (17.62%) Scrum
5 229 (15.51%) TDD
6 226 (15.31%) OO
7 212 (14.36%) Configuration Management
8 202 (13.69%) Open Source
9 151 (10.23%) E-Commerce
10 146 (9.89%) Web Development
11 129 (8.74%) Unit Testing
12 123 (8.33%) MVC
13 118 (7.99%) Software Engineering
14 105 (7.11%) ITIL
15 100 (6.78%) Load Balancing
16 90 (6.10%) BDD
17 82 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
18 73 (4.95%) SOA
19 69 (4.67%) SDLC
20 63 (4.27%) UML
Programming Languages
1 731 (49.53%) Java
2 377 (25.54%) PHP
3 347 (23.51%) SQL
4 340 (23.04%) JavaScript
5 251 (17.01%) Python
6 191 (12.94%) Perl
7 178 (12.06%) Bash Shell
8 160 (10.84%) Ruby
9 127 (8.60%) Shell Script
10 79 (5.35%) C++
11 70 (4.74%) C#
12 58 (3.93%) C
13 52 (3.52%) PowerShell
14 40 (2.71%) PHP5
15 35 (2.37%) PL/SQL
16 34 (2.30%) Scala
17 30 (2.03%) Groovy
18 14 (0.95%) Ada
19 11 (0.75%) AWK
20 9 (0.61%) VB
Qualifications
1 175 (11.86%) Security Cleared
2 118 (7.99%) SC Cleared
3 76 (5.15%) Degree
4 33 (2.24%) DV Cleared
5 10 (0.68%) RHCE
6 9 (0.61%) CISSP
6 9 (0.61%) CISM
7 8 (0.54%) ITIL Certification
8 7 (0.47%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (0.47%) CCNA
8 7 (0.47%) CTC Cleared
9 4 (0.27%) LPIC
9 4 (0.27%) ISEB
10 3 (0.20%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (0.20%) Sun Certification
10 3 (0.20%) ISEB Practitioner
10 3 (0.20%) AWS Certification
11 2 (0.14%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
11 2 (0.14%) ISTQB
11 2 (0.14%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (3.12%) QA
2 14 (0.95%) PCI DSS
3 11 (0.75%) SLA
4 6 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (0.41%) COBIT
5 2 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.068%) WAI
System Software
1 161 (10.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 90 (6.10%) Docker
3 75 (5.08%) Active Directory
4 61 (4.13%) Varnish
5 53 (3.59%) Xen
6 45 (3.05%) vCloud
7 31 (2.10%) VMware ESX
8 29 (1.96%) Hyper-V
9 25 (1.69%) Squid
9 25 (1.69%) NFS
9 25 (1.69%) vSphere
10 19 (1.29%) Samba
10 19 (1.29%) Oracle RAC
11 18 (1.22%) KVM
12 17 (1.15%) VirtualBox
12 17 (1.15%) HDFS
13 14 (0.95%) iptables
13 14 (0.95%) Apache Flume
14 13 (0.88%) Postfix
15 6 (0.41%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 322 (21.82%) Puppet
2 183 (12.40%) Opscode Chef
3 108 (7.32%) Ansible
4 87 (5.89%) Nagios
5 53 (3.59%) HAProxy
6 49 (3.32%) Salt
7 46 (3.12%) ZABBIX
8 44 (2.98%) Vagrant
9 37 (2.51%) logstash
10 34 (2.30%) Kibana
11 26 (1.76%) Rundeck
12 23 (1.56%) yum
13 21 (1.42%) Graphite
14 19 (1.29%) Opsview
14 19 (1.29%) Zenoss
15 17 (1.15%) BladeLogic
16 16 (1.08%) Cacti
16 16 (1.08%) ITRS Geneos
17 15 (1.02%) Capistrano
18 13 (0.88%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 319 (21.61%) Red Hat
2 301 (20.39%) Oracle
3 242 (16.40%) VMware
4 115 (7.79%) Microsoft
5 90 (6.10%) Google
6 81 (5.49%) IBM
7 56 (3.79%) Cisco
8 51 (3.46%) Zend
9 50 (3.39%) Splunk
10 43 (2.91%) Atlassian
11 37 (2.51%) F5
12 36 (2.44%) HP
13 34 (2.30%) Sun
14 33 (2.24%) Adobe
15 25 (1.69%) hybris
16 23 (1.56%) EMC
17 21 (1.42%) NetApp
17 21 (1.42%) TIBCO
18 19 (1.29%) Salesforce.com
19 18 (1.22%) MuleSoft
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Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
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Rate: Unspecified Market Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
ClearCube Consulting
Rate: From £450 to £550 per day
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