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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache HTTP Server
Rank 143 152 150
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -2
Contract jobs citing Apache 854 737 777
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.54% 1.39% 1.32%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.59% 8.09% 7.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 552 454 472
Average daily rate
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£380 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £535 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 5 9
Average hourly rate £31.25 £30.00 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -18.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £26.00 £16.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.50 £33.60 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 £28.75 £41.00
% change year-on-year
+7.82% -29.87%

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
9938 9115 10164
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 17.94% 17.14% 17.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 5841 5291 5782
Average daily rate £375 £370 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +3.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £213 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 419 380 478
Average hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 20 August 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +15 806 £385 +2.66% 287
London -4 393 £400 -2.73% 109
South East +46 158 £400 +14.28% 55
South West +14 71 £375 +10.29% 24
City of London +5 63 £413 -8.33% 25
Hampshire +13 58 £400 +12.67% 17
East of England +3 52 £406 +8.33% 15
Bristol +16 42 £378 +37.27% 13
North West -4 37 £323 +4.70% 24
Yorkshire -15 37 £425 +30.76% 40
Berkshire +7 31 £340 +3.03% 11
West Yorkshire -9 30 £463 +54.16% 30
West Midlands +10 28 £245 -34.66% 8
Scotland -10 26 £350 +15.22% 12
Leeds -3 25 £463 +270.00% 22
Surrey +9 21 £428 +6.87% 6
Cambridgeshire +6 21 £413 +13.79% 10
Manchester -5 20 £318 +5.83% 15
Southampton +11 19 £375 +5.63% 6
Cambridge -3 18 £400 +10.34% 10
Basingstoke +36 17 £425 +21.42% 3
Oxfordshire +9 17 £325 -12.75% 7
Edinburgh -6 17 £370 +24.89% 4
East Midlands +13 15 £338 +12.50% 11
Brighton +7 12 £300 -14.28% 3
East Sussex +6 12 £300 -11.11% 4
Cheshire +2 12 £350 +10.58% 7
Essex -1 12 £241 -35.66%
North East -16 11 £344 -1.78% 1
Warwickshire - 11 £315 -

Apache
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 1039 (63.74%) Linux
2 655 (40.18%) Java
3 582 (35.71%) MySQL
4 491 (30.12%) PHP
5 480 (29.45%) Tomcat
6 435 (26.69%) JavaScript
7 400 (24.54%) Oracle
8 399 (24.48%) HTML
9 362 (22.21%) UNIX
10 350 (21.47%) Web Services
11 335 (20.55%) SQL
12 326 (20.00%) CSS
13 320 (19.63%) Red Hat
14 311 (19.08%) DevOps
15 296 (18.16%) Git (software)
16 287 (17.61%) Puppet
17 281 (17.24%) XML
18 280 (17.18%) Perl
19 278 (17.06%) Agile Software Development
20 268 (16.44%) jQuery
21 263 (16.13%) Windows
22 250 (15.34%) Jenkins
23 245 (15.03%) Python
24 234 (14.36%) Subversion
25 233 (14.29%) LAMP
26 229 (14.05%) OO
27 224 (13.74%) Maven
28 222 (13.62%) Open Source
29 221 (13.56%) Continuous Integration
30 215 (13.19%) Spring

Apache
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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
1 480 (29.45%) Tomcat
2 212 (13.01%) WebLogic
3 164 (10.06%) IIS
4 149 (9.14%) nginx
5 129 (7.91%) WebSphere
6 95 (5.83%) CMS
7 54 (3.31%) Drupal
8 50 (3.07%) IBM HTTP Server
8 50 (3.07%) WebSphere Application Server
9 48 (2.94%) Confluence
10 47 (2.88%) Node.js
11 41 (2.52%) Elasticsearch
12 32 (1.96%) Apache Solr
12 32 (1.96%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 31 (1.90%) WordPress
14 29 (1.78%) OpenStack
15 28 (1.72%) Liferay
16 26 (1.60%) Jetty
17 23 (1.41%) Oracle Service Bus
18 21 (1.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 54 (3.31%) MS Excel
2 16 (0.98%) MS Office
3 15 (0.92%) MS PowerPoint
4 14 (0.86%) Photoshop
5 6 (0.37%) MS Project
6 5 (0.31%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.31%) Fireworks
7 2 (0.12%) GIMP
8 1 (0.061%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 27 (1.66%) Oracle Applications
2 25 (1.53%) Magento
3 17 (1.04%) Oracle EBS R12
4 16 (0.98%) Oracle EBS
5 6 (0.37%) Oracle BPM
6 4 (0.25%) Summit
7 3 (0.18%) WebTrends
7 3 (0.18%) RMDS
7 3 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
7 3 (0.18%) osCommerce
8 2 (0.12%) Zen Cart
8 2 (0.12%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
8 2 (0.12%) SAP ERP
8 2 (0.12%) CSG Singleview
8 2 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 2 (0.12%) Oracle CRM
8 2 (0.12%) Oracle ERP
8 2 (0.12%) LabWindows
8 2 (0.12%) SAP CRM
9 1 (0.061%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 157 (9.63%) Amazon AWS
2 81 (4.97%) Amazon EC2
3 63 (3.87%) Amazon S3
4 25 (1.53%) Cloud Computing
4 25 (1.53%) SaaS
5 24 (1.47%) Amazon ELB
6 14 (0.86%) Rackspace Cloud
7 11 (0.67%) Route 53
8 9 (0.55%) IBM SmartCloud
9 7 (0.43%) ElastiCache
9 7 (0.43%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 7 (0.43%) GitHub
9 7 (0.43%) Google Apps
9 7 (0.43%) Google App Engine
10 5 (0.31%) PaaS
10 5 (0.31%) IaaS
11 4 (0.25%) Microsoft Azure
12 2 (0.12%) Amazon SQS
12 2 (0.12%) CloudFront
13 1 (0.061%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 177 (10.86%) DNS
2 166 (10.18%) HTTP
3 125 (7.67%) Internet
4 115 (7.06%) Firewall
5 114 (6.99%) SSL
6 111 (6.81%) LDAP
7 84 (5.15%) TCP/IP
8 75 (4.60%) SSH
9 60 (3.68%) VPN
10 49 (3.01%) IPsec
11 47 (2.88%) SAN
12 43 (2.64%) SNMP
12 43 (2.64%) WAN
13 38 (2.33%) DHCP
13 38 (2.33%) BIG-IP
14 35 (2.15%) LAN
15 34 (2.09%) Network Security
16 33 (2.02%) Intranet
17 32 (1.96%) BGP
18 29 (1.78%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 582 (35.71%) MySQL
2 149 (9.14%) SQL Server
3 127 (7.79%) PostgreSQL
4 107 (6.56%) Relational Database
5 105 (6.44%) Oracle Database
6 89 (5.46%) MongoDB
7 72 (4.42%) NoSQL
8 65 (3.99%) Big Data
9 54 (3.31%) Hadoop
10 51 (3.13%) Apache Cassandra
11 49 (3.01%) RDBMS
12 38 (2.33%) Oracle Database 11g
13 30 (1.84%) CouchDB
14 28 (1.72%) Redis
15 23 (1.41%) Amazon RDS
16 22 (1.35%) Oracle Discoverer
17 21 (1.29%) Apache Hive
18 19 (1.17%) Riak
18 19 (1.17%) Data Warehouse
19 16 (0.98%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 296 (18.16%) Git (software)
2 250 (15.34%) Jenkins
3 234 (14.36%) Subversion
4 224 (13.74%) Maven
5 128 (7.85%) JIRA
6 122 (7.48%) Hudson
7 95 (5.83%) Ant
8 94 (5.77%) Eclipse
9 91 (5.58%) JUnit
10 67 (4.11%) Selenium
11 45 (2.76%) PHPUnit
12 36 (2.21%) Cucumber
13 27 (1.66%) Mercurial
14 25 (1.53%) JMeter
15 23 (1.41%) Oracle Forms
15 23 (1.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 22 (1.35%) TeamCity
17 20 (1.23%) Introscope
18 19 (1.17%) Mockito
19 17 (1.04%) Toad
General
1 182 (11.17%) Finance
2 93 (5.71%) Banking
3 46 (2.82%) Retail
4 41 (2.52%) Investment Banking
5 38 (2.33%) Marketing
6 31 (1.90%) Telecoms
7 26 (1.60%) Publishing
8 24 (1.47%) Games
9 15 (0.92%) Front Office
9 15 (0.92%) Back Office
10 9 (0.55%) Automotive
10 9 (0.55%) Billing
11 7 (0.43%) Electronics
12 6 (0.37%) Financial Institution
12 6 (0.37%) Private Banking
13 5 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
13 5 (0.31%) Aerospace
14 4 (0.25%) Music Industry
14 4 (0.25%) Manufacturing
14 4 (0.25%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 611 (37.48%) Developer
2 180 (11.04%) Java Developer
3 173 (10.61%) DevOps Engineer
4 162 (9.94%) PHP Developer
5 155 (9.51%) Administrator
6 98 (6.01%) Architect
6 98 (6.01%) Systems Administrator
7 78 (4.79%) Linux Engineer
8 77 (4.72%) Web Developer
9 69 (4.23%) Linux Administrator
10 65 (3.99%) Consultant
11 64 (3.93%) Systems Engineer
12 60 (3.68%) Analyst
12 60 (3.68%) Linux DevOps Engineer
13 47 (2.88%) Senior Developer
14 45 (2.76%) Linux Systems Administrator
15 44 (2.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 35 (2.15%) Front-End Developer
17 33 (2.02%) Software Engineer
17 33 (2.02%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 399 (24.48%) HTML
2 350 (21.47%) Web Services
3 326 (20.00%) CSS
4 281 (17.24%) XML
5 268 (16.44%) jQuery
6 233 (14.29%) LAMP
7 215 (13.19%) Spring
8 178 (10.92%) J2EE
9 146 (8.96%) HTML5
10 132 (8.10%) Middleware
11 126 (7.73%) Ajax
12 113 (6.93%) Hibernate
13 111 (6.81%) JSON
14 110 (6.75%) JSP
15 109 (6.69%) SOAP
16 100 (6.13%) RESTful
17 91 (5.58%) REST
18 84 (5.15%) CSS3
19 78 (4.79%) .NET
20 64 (3.93%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 222 (13.62%) Open Source
2 70 (4.29%) Computer Science
3 32 (1.96%) PKI
4 25 (1.53%) Mobile App
5 22 (1.35%) Data Integration
5 22 (1.35%) Management Information System
6 21 (1.29%) Clustering
7 18 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
8 16 (0.98%) Wiki
8 16 (0.98%) Replication
8 16 (0.98%) GIS
9 15 (0.92%) Fixed Income
10 14 (0.86%) N-Tier
10 14 (0.86%) Online Games
11 11 (0.67%) Digital Media
11 11 (0.67%) W3C
11 11 (0.67%) Handset
11 11 (0.67%) E-Learning
12 10 (0.61%) VLE
12 10 (0.61%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 1039 (63.74%) Linux
2 362 (22.21%) UNIX
3 263 (16.13%) Windows
4 203 (12.45%) CentOS
5 190 (11.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 86 (5.28%) Ubuntu
7 81 (4.97%) Solaris
8 71 (4.36%) Debian
9 45 (2.76%) Windows Server 2003
10 43 (2.64%) Windows Server 2008
11 42 (2.58%) SUSE
12 33 (2.02%) AIX
13 22 (1.35%) HPUX
14 19 (1.17%) Oracle Linux
14 19 (1.17%) Windows Server 2012
15 17 (1.04%) Apple iOS
16 10 (0.61%) Android
17 8 (0.49%) SELinux
18 7 (0.43%) Scientific Linux
18 7 (0.43%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 311 (19.08%) DevOps
2 278 (17.06%) Agile Software Development
3 229 (14.05%) OO
4 221 (13.56%) Continuous Integration
5 193 (11.84%) Scrum
6 143 (8.77%) MVC
6 143 (8.77%) TDD
7 138 (8.47%) E-Commerce
8 109 (6.69%) Configuration Management
9 94 (5.77%) ITIL
10 93 (5.71%) Web Development
11 89 (5.46%) Software Engineering
11 89 (5.46%) SOA
12 82 (5.03%) Unit Testing
13 74 (4.54%) Load Balancing
13 74 (4.54%) Migration
14 67 (4.11%) OOP
15 62 (3.80%) Release Management
15 62 (3.80%) Performance Testing
16 56 (3.44%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 655 (40.18%) Java
2 491 (30.12%) PHP
3 435 (26.69%) JavaScript
4 335 (20.55%) SQL
5 280 (17.18%) Perl
6 245 (15.03%) Python
7 200 (12.27%) Ruby
8 184 (11.29%) Bash Shell
9 152 (9.33%) Shell Script
10 65 (3.99%) PHP5
11 52 (3.19%) C
12 48 (2.94%) PL/SQL
13 44 (2.70%) Korn
14 40 (2.45%) C++
15 32 (1.96%) C#
16 28 (1.72%) PowerShell
17 22 (1.35%) Jython
17 22 (1.35%) VB
18 21 (1.29%) sed
19 16 (0.98%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 84 (5.15%) Degree
2 79 (4.85%) Security Cleared
3 60 (3.68%) SC Cleared
4 29 (1.78%) CISSP
5 21 (1.29%) Cisco Certification
6 13 (0.80%) RHCE
7 12 (0.74%) CCIE
7 12 (0.74%) CCNP
7 12 (0.74%) Check Point Certification
8 11 (0.67%) ISTQB
8 11 (0.67%) ISEB
9 10 (0.61%) DV Cleared
10 9 (0.55%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 9 (0.55%) Microsoft Certification
10 9 (0.55%) CCNA
10 9 (0.55%) ISEB Practitioner
11 8 (0.49%) ITIL Certification
11 8 (0.49%) CCDP
11 8 (0.49%) CCSP
12 6 (0.37%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (4.05%) QA
2 27 (1.66%) PCI DSS
3 16 (0.98%) SLA
4 5 (0.31%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.25%) ISO 14001
6 2 (0.12%) COBIT
6 2 (0.12%) JTAG
7 1 (0.061%) JSP 440
7 1 (0.061%) WAI
7 1 (0.061%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.061%) TickIT
System Software
1 120 (7.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 50 (3.07%) Active Directory
3 38 (2.33%) NFS
4 37 (2.27%) Postfix
5 33 (2.02%) Samba
6 30 (1.84%) Squid
7 28 (1.72%) Xen
7 28 (1.72%) Varnish
8 24 (1.47%) Sendmail
9 22 (1.35%) XenServer
10 21 (1.29%) vSphere
11 20 (1.23%) VMware ESX
11 20 (1.23%) vCloud
12 18 (1.10%) KVM
13 15 (0.92%) Snort
13 15 (0.92%) Oracle RAC
14 14 (0.86%) Hyper-V
15 12 (0.74%) qmail
16 10 (0.61%) VMware ESXi
17 9 (0.55%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 287 (17.61%) Puppet
2 179 (10.98%) Opscode Chef
3 128 (7.85%) Nagios
4 70 (4.29%) ZABBIX
5 49 (3.01%) Cacti
6 42 (2.58%) Ansible
7 37 (2.27%) Salt
8 30 (1.84%) Vagrant
9 28 (1.72%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 26 (1.60%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 25 (1.53%) Opsview
12 21 (1.29%) Zenoss
12 21 (1.29%) HP Quality Center
13 19 (1.17%) HAProxy
14 16 (0.98%) Red Hat Spacewalk
15 15 (0.92%) Tivoli
16 13 (0.80%) CA SiteMinder
16 13 (0.80%) FortiGate
17 12 (0.74%) Oozie
17 12 (0.74%) Kibana
Vendors
1 400 (24.54%) Oracle
2 320 (19.63%) Red Hat
3 206 (12.64%) VMware
4 182 (11.17%) JBoss
5 115 (7.06%) Cisco
6 102 (6.26%) Microsoft
7 101 (6.20%) IBM
8 95 (5.83%) Zend
9 65 (3.99%) HP
10 59 (3.62%) NetApp
11 56 (3.44%) Sun
12 49 (3.01%) Rackspace
13 43 (2.64%) Citrix
14 38 (2.33%) F5
15 32 (1.96%) Splunk
16 27 (1.66%) EMC
17 26 (1.60%) CheckPoint
18 25 (1.53%) ATG
18 25 (1.53%) Juniper
19 24 (1.47%) TIBCO
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Rate: £275 - £375 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Rate: £190 - £200 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £440.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TELSTRA Associates
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day £400-450 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
West London
Rullion IT Plus
Rate: £200 - £220 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £180 - £220 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £0.00 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 12 hours ago
Chessington, Surrey
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 13 hours ago
Belfast
Jobs at Intel
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £180 - £220 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Sanderson
Posted: Yesterday
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Rate: £300 - £340 per day + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Worcestershire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £120 - £170 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: From £200 to £300 per day + 6 Month Contract
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
BARCLAY ANDERSON LIMITED
Rate: From £250 to £260 per day
Posted: Yesterday
West London
JWResource
Rate: From £280 to £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Optimus Search Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £600 per day Rate Dependant on Experience
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Rate: negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Rullion IT Plus
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Oxbridge Answers
Rate: Excellent market rates
Posted: 2 days ago