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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache HTTP Server (httpd)
Rank 184 146 151
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +5
Contract jobs citing Apache 698 813 726
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.23% 1.49% 1.42%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.70% 8.22% 8.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 439 538 446
Average daily rate
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£403 £380 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.92% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 8 7
Average hourly rate £40.38 £30.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.39% +1.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £9.50 £26.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.75 £35.30 £38.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.38 £30.50 £28.75
% change year-on-year
+32.39% +6.08%

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
10418 9890 8735
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.32% 18.10% 17.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 6673 5850 4963
Average daily rate £385 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 310 395 432
Average hourly rate £21.15 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.47% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.58 £35.00 £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+26.47% -10.52%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -36 631 £405 +6.57% 323
London -15 341 £425 +6.25% 138
South East -33 119 £375 -6.25% 55
City of London +4 71 £425 +8.97% 33
South West -8 69 £375 - 35
Yorkshire -26 39 £415 +7.09% 19
East of England -13 31 £325 -23.52% 25
Hampshire -32 27 £375 -6.83% 3
West Sussex +14 26 £388 +22.52% 4
Scotland -7 26 £350 -4.76% 6
West Yorkshire -30 25 £415 -7.77% 12
Wales +14 22 £380 -5.00% 4
Surrey +4 22 £400 -13.79% 7
Somerset +15 21 £375 +29.31% 9
Croydon -2 19 £450 +9.75% 1
Leeds -34 19 £415 -2.35% 11
Crawley +12 18 £425 +32.81% 2
Wiltshire +13 17 £325 - 6
Berkshire -6 17 £416 +28.07% 23
Bristol -23 15 £375 - 8
Yeovil -1 14 - -
Cambridgeshire -5 14 £350 -17.64% 13
North West -39 14 £425 +31.78% 23
South Wales +10 12 £378 -5.62% 4
Manchester -14 12 £425 +33.85% 17
Hertfordshire +2 11 £275 -35.29% 6
Buckinghamshire 0 11 £425 +13.33% 6
Southampton -9 11 £375 - 1
Edinburgh -12 11 £350 -5.40% 6
West Midlands -14 11 £425 +61.90% 9

Apache
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 911 (62.18%) Linux
2 730 (49.83%) Java
3 552 (37.68%) Agile Software Development
4 538 (36.72%) Tomcat
5 444 (30.31%) MySQL
6 382 (26.08%) PHP
7 354 (24.16%) SQL
8 341 (23.28%) UNIX
9 337 (23.00%) HTML
9 337 (23.00%) Red Hat
10 336 (22.94%) Jenkins
11 331 (22.59%) Oracle
12 328 (22.39%) JavaScript
13 316 (21.57%) Web Services
14 314 (21.43%) Git (software)
15 308 (21.02%) Continuous Integration
16 284 (19.39%) Puppet
17 270 (18.43%) Python
18 268 (18.29%) Windows
19 264 (18.02%) DevOps
20 259 (17.68%) Scrum
21 258 (17.61%) CSS
22 246 (16.79%) Amazon AWS
23 233 (15.90%) TDD
24 230 (15.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
25 221 (15.09%) Spring
26 220 (15.02%) Subversion
26 220 (15.02%) VMware
27 207 (14.13%) Maven
28 205 (13.99%) JBoss

Apache
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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
1 538 (36.72%) Tomcat
2 205 (13.99%) JBoss
3 195 (13.31%) IIS
4 166 (11.33%) nginx
5 135 (9.22%) WebSphere
6 121 (8.26%) WebLogic
7 84 (5.73%) Confluence
8 67 (4.57%) Node.js
9 60 (4.10%) Apache Spark
10 58 (3.96%) Jetty
11 49 (3.34%) Elasticsearch
12 48 (3.28%) WebSphere Application Server
13 45 (3.07%) CMS
14 42 (2.87%) Apache Solr
15 30 (2.05%) OpenStack
16 27 (1.84%) GlassFish
17 26 (1.77%) Drupal
17 26 (1.77%) Apache Pig
18 25 (1.71%) WordPress
18 25 (1.71%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 29 (1.98%) MS Excel
2 14 (0.96%) Photoshop
3 7 (0.48%) MS Visio
3 7 (0.48%) MS Office
4 5 (0.34%) MS Project
5 4 (0.27%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (0.20%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (0.14%) SPSS
8 1 (0.068%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 18 (1.23%) RMDS
2 17 (1.16%) Magento
3 13 (0.89%) Oracle BPM
4 5 (0.34%) Dynamics AX
4 5 (0.34%) Oracle Applications
5 4 (0.27%) WebTrends
5 4 (0.27%) Remedy ITSM
6 3 (0.20%) Fredhopper
6 3 (0.20%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 3 (0.20%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (0.14%) BusinessWorks
7 2 (0.14%) BigMachines
7 2 (0.14%) ION MarketView
7 2 (0.14%) Dynamics CRM
8 1 (0.068%) SAP HCM
8 1 (0.068%) ResourceLink
8 1 (0.068%) Oracle ERP
8 1 (0.068%) SAP HR
8 1 (0.068%) ENOVIA
Cloud Services
1 246 (16.79%) Amazon AWS
2 82 (5.60%) Amazon EC2
3 44 (3.00%) Google Cloud Platform
4 33 (2.25%) Cloud Computing
5 26 (1.77%) Amazon S3
6 21 (1.43%) SaaS
7 19 (1.30%) Google App Engine
7 19 (1.30%) AWS CloudFormation
8 17 (1.16%) PaaS
9 16 (1.09%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 14 (0.96%) Amazon EMR
11 13 (0.89%) Microsoft Azure
12 12 (0.82%) GitHub
12 12 (0.82%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 12 (0.82%) Amazon Kinesis
13 10 (0.68%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 10 (0.68%) IaaS
14 9 (0.61%) Amazon SQS
15 8 (0.55%) Route 53
15 8 (0.55%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 181 (12.35%) HTTP
2 151 (10.31%) Firewall
3 140 (9.56%) DNS
4 131 (8.94%) TCP/IP
5 108 (7.37%) SSL
6 102 (6.96%) Internet
7 83 (5.67%) SAN
8 80 (5.46%) LDAP
9 57 (3.89%) VPN
10 44 (3.00%) WAN
10 44 (3.00%) DHCP
11 41 (2.80%) IPsec
12 36 (2.46%) LAN
13 33 (2.25%) NAS
14 29 (1.98%) FTP
15 27 (1.84%) SSH
15 27 (1.84%) Network Security
16 24 (1.64%) SMTP
17 19 (1.30%) DMZ
17 19 (1.30%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 444 (30.31%) MySQL
2 158 (10.78%) SQL Server
3 147 (10.03%) MongoDB
4 138 (9.42%) PostgreSQL
5 125 (8.53%) Hadoop
6 98 (6.69%) NoSQL
7 95 (6.48%) Oracle Database
8 93 (6.35%) Relational Database
9 70 (4.78%) Big Data
10 69 (4.71%) Redis
11 41 (2.80%) Apache Cassandra
12 40 (2.73%) Apache Hive
13 38 (2.59%) RDBMS
14 37 (2.53%) DB2
15 30 (2.05%) HBase
16 17 (1.16%) CouchDB
17 16 (1.09%) Amazon RDS
18 13 (0.89%) Riak
19 12 (0.82%) Couchbase
19 12 (0.82%) SimpleDB
Development Applications
1 336 (22.94%) Jenkins
2 314 (21.43%) Git (software)
3 220 (15.02%) Subversion
4 207 (14.13%) Maven
5 164 (11.19%) JIRA
6 104 (7.10%) JUnit
7 92 (6.28%) Hudson
8 91 (6.21%) Eclipse
9 69 (4.71%) Selenium
10 63 (4.30%) Ant
11 57 (3.89%) Cucumber
12 55 (3.75%) Gradle
13 51 (3.48%) Mockito
14 50 (3.41%) Mercurial
15 48 (3.28%) Artifactory
16 47 (3.21%) TeamCity
16 47 (3.21%) JMeter
17 33 (2.25%) PHPUnit
18 29 (1.98%) Gerrit
19 27 (1.84%) Introscope
General
1 189 (12.90%) Finance
2 72 (4.91%) Banking
3 48 (3.28%) Retail
4 46 (3.14%) Telecoms
5 35 (2.39%) Investment Banking
5 35 (2.39%) Marketing
6 23 (1.57%) Games
7 18 (1.23%) Military
8 12 (0.82%) Publishing
9 11 (0.75%) Back Office
10 9 (0.61%) Front Office
11 8 (0.55%) Legal
12 7 (0.48%) Financial Institution
13 6 (0.41%) Manufacturing
14 5 (0.34%) Electronics
14 5 (0.34%) Automotive
15 4 (0.27%) Advertising
15 4 (0.27%) Private Banking
16 3 (0.20%) Dutch Language
16 3 (0.20%) Billing
Job Titles
1 514 (35.09%) Developer
2 201 (13.72%) Java Developer
3 144 (9.83%) DevOps Engineer
4 123 (8.40%) PHP Developer
5 122 (8.33%) Architect
6 102 (6.96%) Administrator
7 70 (4.78%) Systems Administrator
8 68 (4.64%) Software Engineer
8 68 (4.64%) Linux Engineer
9 61 (4.16%) Analyst
10 56 (3.82%) Linux Administrator
11 52 (3.55%) Consultant
12 45 (3.07%) Senior Developer
12 45 (3.07%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 45 (3.07%) Linux DevOps Engineer
13 44 (3.00%) Systems Engineer
14 42 (2.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 38 (2.59%) Applications Support
16 30 (2.05%) Solutions Architect
16 30 (2.05%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 337 (23.00%) HTML
2 316 (21.57%) Web Services
3 258 (17.61%) CSS
4 221 (15.09%) Spring
5 177 (12.08%) J2EE
6 151 (10.31%) XML
7 145 (9.90%) jQuery
8 144 (9.83%) LAMP
9 135 (9.22%) REST
10 133 (9.08%) .NET
11 131 (8.94%) Hibernate
11 131 (8.94%) HTML5
12 121 (8.26%) RESTful
13 109 (7.44%) Java EE
14 107 (7.30%) SOAP
15 105 (7.17%) JSP
16 103 (7.03%) JSON
17 96 (6.55%) Middleware
18 68 (4.64%) Ajax
19 63 (4.30%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 85 (5.80%) Analytical Skills
2 57 (3.89%) Computer Science
3 54 (3.69%) Data Centre
4 48 (3.28%) User Experience
5 47 (3.21%) Clustering
6 34 (2.32%) PKI
7 26 (1.77%) Fixed Income
8 25 (1.71%) Enterprise Software
9 24 (1.64%) Mobile App
10 22 (1.50%) Management Information System
11 21 (1.43%) W3C
12 19 (1.30%) Client/Server
12 19 (1.30%) Replication
13 18 (1.23%) Wiki
14 17 (1.16%) Digital Media
15 15 (1.02%) DataPower
16 13 (0.89%) FlexPod
16 13 (0.89%) GIS
17 12 (0.82%) Public Cloud
18 11 (0.75%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 911 (62.18%) Linux
2 341 (23.28%) UNIX
3 268 (18.29%) Windows
4 230 (15.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 124 (8.46%) CentOS
6 94 (6.42%) Ubuntu
7 79 (5.39%) Solaris
8 33 (2.25%) Debian
9 26 (1.77%) AIX
10 23 (1.57%) Windows Server 2008
11 18 (1.23%) Windows Server 2003
12 16 (1.09%) SUSE
12 16 (1.09%) Windows Server 2012
13 15 (1.02%) Android
14 12 (0.82%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
15 8 (0.55%) Apple iOS
16 7 (0.48%) Oracle Linux
16 7 (0.48%) HPUX
17 5 (0.34%) Amazon Linux
18 4 (0.27%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 552 (37.68%) Agile Software Development
2 308 (21.02%) Continuous Integration
3 264 (18.02%) DevOps
4 259 (17.68%) Scrum
5 233 (15.90%) TDD
6 205 (13.99%) OO
7 173 (11.81%) Open Source
8 169 (11.54%) Configuration Management
9 139 (9.49%) Web Development
10 131 (8.94%) E-Commerce
11 128 (8.74%) Software Engineering
12 123 (8.40%) MVC
13 118 (8.05%) Load Balancing
14 112 (7.65%) ITIL
15 96 (6.55%) Unit Testing
16 92 (6.28%) BDD
17 82 (5.60%) SOA
18 74 (5.05%) Performance Tuning
19 69 (4.71%) SDLC
20 60 (4.10%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 730 (49.83%) Java
2 382 (26.08%) PHP
3 354 (24.16%) SQL
4 328 (22.39%) JavaScript
5 270 (18.43%) Python
6 190 (12.97%) Perl
7 173 (11.81%) Bash Shell
8 156 (10.65%) Ruby
9 118 (8.05%) Shell Script
10 71 (4.85%) C++
11 60 (4.10%) C#
12 45 (3.07%) C
13 43 (2.94%) PHP5
13 43 (2.94%) PowerShell
14 39 (2.66%) Scala
15 33 (2.25%) PL/SQL
16 18 (1.23%) Groovy
17 13 (0.89%) Ada
18 12 (0.82%) Jython
19 11 (0.75%) AWK
Qualifications
1 140 (9.56%) Security Cleared
2 105 (7.17%) SC Cleared
3 73 (4.98%) Degree
4 22 (1.50%) DV Cleared
5 16 (1.09%) RHCE
6 10 (0.68%) CISM
6 10 (0.68%) CISSP
7 7 (0.48%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (0.48%) CCNA
7 7 (0.48%) CTC Cleared
8 6 (0.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 6 (0.41%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (0.34%) ISEB
10 4 (0.27%) LPIC
11 3 (0.20%) ISTQB
11 3 (0.20%) ISEB Practitioner
11 3 (0.20%) RHCSA
11 3 (0.20%) Sun Certification
11 3 (0.20%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (0.20%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (4.10%) QA
2 9 (0.61%) PCI DSS
3 8 (0.55%) SLA
4 6 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.34%) COBIT
6 2 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.068%) WAI
System Software
1 146 (9.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 66 (4.51%) Docker
3 63 (4.30%) Varnish
4 62 (4.23%) Active Directory
5 38 (2.59%) vCloud
6 35 (2.39%) Xen
7 31 (2.12%) vSphere
8 29 (1.98%) Hyper-V
9 28 (1.91%) VMware ESX
10 26 (1.77%) NFS
11 24 (1.64%) Squid
12 22 (1.50%) Samba
13 20 (1.37%) KVM
14 19 (1.30%) Postfix
14 19 (1.30%) Oracle RAC
14 19 (1.30%) HDFS
15 18 (1.23%) iptables
16 14 (0.96%) VirtualBox
17 10 (0.68%) Apache Flume
18 8 (0.55%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 284 (19.39%) Puppet
2 161 (10.99%) Opscode Chef
3 106 (7.24%) Ansible
4 88 (6.01%) Nagios
5 52 (3.55%) Salt
6 50 (3.41%) HAProxy
7 41 (2.80%) ZABBIX
8 39 (2.66%) Vagrant
9 33 (2.25%) Kibana
9 33 (2.25%) yum
10 31 (2.12%) ITRS Geneos
11 27 (1.84%) Graphite
11 27 (1.84%) BladeLogic
12 25 (1.71%) logstash
13 23 (1.57%) Rundeck
14 21 (1.43%) Opsview
14 21 (1.43%) Zenoss
15 16 (1.09%) Red Hat Satellite
16 15 (1.02%) Cacti
17 13 (0.89%) Mesos
Vendors
1 337 (23.00%) Red Hat
2 331 (22.59%) Oracle
3 220 (15.02%) VMware
4 94 (6.42%) IBM
5 88 (6.01%) Microsoft
6 61 (4.16%) Cisco
6 61 (4.16%) Google
7 54 (3.69%) Splunk
8 51 (3.48%) Zend
9 43 (2.94%) HP
10 35 (2.39%) TIBCO
10 35 (2.39%) F5
11 34 (2.32%) Atlassian
12 33 (2.25%) hybris
13 32 (2.18%) Sun
14 28 (1.91%) EMC
15 26 (1.77%) Adobe
16 25 (1.71%) NetApp
17 19 (1.30%) Citrix
17 19 (1.30%) Rackspace
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